The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 8 9 24
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +15
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 47 50 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 16.85% 15.97% 5.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.01% 28.25% 12.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 30 14
Average daily rate
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£315 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.54% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £210 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £380 £301
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £319 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.32% +2.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
JavaScript
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Leicestershire region.

Programming Languages Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
127 177 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 45.52% 56.55% 43.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 72 52
Average daily rate £325 £290 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.06% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £215 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 17 27
Average hourly rate £37.50 £33.75 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JavaScript across the Leicestershire region.

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

JavaScript
Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

JavaScript Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript across the Leicestershire region.

JavaScript Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

JavaScript
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +1 15 £315 +14.54% 14
Loughborough - 3 £325 - 1
Hinckley -2 1 - -
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - - - -
Lutterworth - - - - 1
Market Harborough - - - -
JavaScript
East Midlands

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire region citing JavaScript also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited JavaScript.

1 74 (77.89%) HTML
2 67 (70.53%) CSS
3 49 (51.58%) C#
4 48 (50.53%) .NET
5 45 (47.37%) jQuery
6 38 (40.00%) HTML5
7 32 (33.68%) CSS3
8 25 (26.32%) XML
9 22 (23.16%) PHP
10 21 (22.11%) SQL Server
10 21 (22.11%) ASP.NET
11 20 (21.05%) XSLT
12 19 (20.00%) MVC
13 18 (18.95%) Web Services
13 18 (18.95%) Agile Software Development
14 13 (13.68%) MySQL
14 13 (13.68%) SQL
15 12 (12.63%) Java
15 12 (12.63%) N-Tier
16 11 (11.58%) Ajax
16 11 (11.58%) LDAP
16 11 (11.58%) OO
16 11 (11.58%) Mobile App
17 10 (10.53%) Responsive Web Design
17 10 (10.53%) WinForms
18 9 (9.47%) VB.NET
18 9 (9.47%) C++
18 9 (9.47%) E-Commerce
18 9 (9.47%) SQL Server 2008
19 8 (8.42%) Castle Windsor

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire region citing JavaScript also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited JavaScript. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (4.21%) ExpressionEngine
2 3 (3.16%) WordPress
2 3 (3.16%) Drupal
2 3 (3.16%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (3.16%) CMS
3 2 (2.11%) IIS
4 1 (1.05%) Joomla!
4 1 (1.05%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.05%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (1.05%) Apache
4 1 (1.05%) Node.js
4 1 (1.05%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 4 (4.21%) Photoshop
2 3 (3.16%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 4 (4.21%) Magento
2 3 (3.16%) Oracle CRM
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.58%) LDAP
2 3 (3.16%) Internet
3 2 (2.11%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (22.11%) SQL Server
2 13 (13.68%) MySQL
3 9 (9.47%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (7.37%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.21%) JIRA
3 2 (2.11%) Sahi
3 2 (2.11%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (2.11%) Maven
General
1 6 (6.32%) Finance
1 6 (6.32%) Retail
2 5 (5.26%) Marketing
3 2 (2.11%) Banking
4 1 (1.05%) Publishing
4 1 (1.05%) Local Government
4 1 (1.05%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 88 (92.63%) Developer
2 25 (26.32%) C# Developer
3 22 (23.16%) .NET Developer
4 20 (21.05%) Web Developer
5 16 (16.84%) Front-End Developer
6 15 (15.79%) ASP.NET Developer
7 14 (14.74%) C# .NET Developer
8 13 (13.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 12 (12.63%) PHP Developer
10 8 (8.42%) WPF Developer
10 8 (8.42%) Java Developer
11 7 (7.37%) Front-End Web Developer
12 5 (5.26%) VB.NET Developer
12 5 (5.26%) Senior Developer
13 4 (4.21%) Magento Developer
14 3 (3.16%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
14 3 (3.16%) Java/J2EE Developer
14 3 (3.16%) JavaScript Developer
14 3 (3.16%) J2EE Developer
14 3 (3.16%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (77.89%) HTML
2 67 (70.53%) CSS
3 48 (50.53%) .NET
4 45 (47.37%) jQuery
5 38 (40.00%) HTML5
6 32 (33.68%) CSS3
7 25 (26.32%) XML
8 21 (22.11%) ASP.NET
9 20 (21.05%) XSLT
10 18 (18.95%) Web Services
11 11 (11.58%) Ajax
12 10 (10.53%) WinForms
13 8 (8.42%) Castle Windsor
13 8 (8.42%) Managed Extensibility Framework
13 8 (8.42%) JSP
13 8 (8.42%) WPF
13 8 (8.42%) JSON
14 6 (6.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 6 (6.32%) ASP.NET MVC
14 6 (6.32%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.63%) N-Tier
2 11 (11.58%) Mobile App
3 4 (4.21%) Digital Media
4 3 (3.16%) Smartcard
5 2 (2.11%) Open Source
6 1 (1.05%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.37%) Apple iOS
2 6 (6.32%) Windows
3 4 (4.21%) Android
4 3 (3.16%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.05%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (20.00%) MVC
2 18 (18.95%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (11.58%) OO
4 10 (10.53%) Responsive Web Design
5 9 (9.47%) E-Commerce
6 8 (8.42%) Scrum
6 8 (8.42%) Kanban
7 7 (7.37%) OOP
7 7 (7.37%) Mobile Application Development
8 3 (3.16%) Use Case
8 3 (3.16%) Systems Analysis
8 3 (3.16%) CRM
8 3 (3.16%) Regression Testing
9 2 (2.11%) SEO
9 2 (2.11%) Logistics
9 2 (2.11%) TDD
9 2 (2.11%) Web Design
9 2 (2.11%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (1.05%) Unit Testing
10 1 (1.05%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (51.58%) C#
2 22 (23.16%) PHP
3 13 (13.68%) SQL
4 12 (12.63%) Java
5 9 (9.47%) VB.NET
5 9 (9.47%) C++
6 8 (8.42%) XAML
7 5 (5.26%) PHP5
8 4 (4.21%) VBScript
9 3 (3.16%) VB
10 1 (1.05%) LotusScript
10 1 (1.05%) Formula Language
10 1 (1.05%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (4.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 4 (4.21%) ISEB
1 4 (4.21%) ISTQB
2 2 (2.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.16%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (8.42%) Zend
2 7 (7.37%) SAP
3 5 (5.26%) Oracle
3 5 (5.26%) Twitter
4 4 (4.21%) Facebook
4 4 (4.21%) HP
4 4 (4.21%) Google
5 3 (3.16%) IBM
5 3 (3.16%) JD Edwards
6 2 (2.11%) Adobe
7 1 (1.05%) Lotus
7 1 (1.05%) Microsoft