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 4 August 2015 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 9 9 10
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 39 47 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 14.08% 15.06% 13.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.05% 31.97% 25.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 31 13
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£285 £275 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.63% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £245 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £325 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £8.00 - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £31.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+14.96% -6.61%
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
118 147 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 42.60% 47.12% 52.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 70 55
Average daily rate £285 £298 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.20% -11.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £124 £226 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £407 £462
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 23 10
Average hourly rate £9.50 £37.50 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-74.66% +33.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.00 £33.75 £16.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £37.50 £35.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -

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 4 August 2015.

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 4 August 2015. 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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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 +8 11 £290 +5.45% 10
Loughborough - 7 £353 - 1
JavaScript
East Midlands

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 61 (79.22%) CSS
2 59 (76.62%) HTML
3 43 (55.84%) .NET
4 42 (54.55%) C#
5 41 (53.25%) jQuery
6 36 (46.75%) ASP.NET
7 33 (42.86%) HTML5
8 32 (41.56%) CSS3
9 20 (25.97%) SQL Server
10 19 (24.68%) MVC
10 19 (24.68%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 17 (22.08%) VB.NET
12 16 (20.78%) E-Commerce
13 14 (18.18%) PHP
14 13 (16.88%) SQL
15 12 (15.58%) MySQL
16 10 (12.99%) Agile Software Development
16 10 (12.99%) Retail
16 10 (12.99%) WCF
17 9 (11.69%) SQL Server 2008
17 9 (11.69%) SQL Server 2012
18 8 (10.39%) WPF
18 8 (10.39%) Google
18 8 (10.39%) WinForms
18 8 (10.39%) OO
18 8 (10.39%) Visual Studio
19 7 (9.09%) XML
19 7 (9.09%) VB
19 7 (9.09%) Adobe
19 7 (9.09%) .NET Framework

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 7 (9.09%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 5 (6.49%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.60%) IIS
3 2 (2.60%) CMS
3 2 (2.60%) Drupal
3 2 (2.60%) WordPress
3 2 (2.60%) Node.js
4 1 (1.30%) JBoss
Applications
1 5 (6.49%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.30%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.60%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.79%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.30%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.79%) SMS
1 6 (7.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (25.97%) SQL Server
2 12 (15.58%) MySQL
3 9 (11.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (11.69%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (7.79%) Big Data
5 5 (6.49%) MongoDB
5 5 (6.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (6.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (3.90%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (10.39%) Visual Studio
2 6 (7.79%) PHPUnit
2 6 (7.79%) Behat
3 5 (6.49%) gulp
3 5 (6.49%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Blend
5 2 (2.60%) NUnit
6 1 (1.30%) Subversion
6 1 (1.30%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.30%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (12.99%) Retail
2 4 (5.19%) Marketing
2 4 (5.19%) Finance
3 2 (2.60%) Advertising
4 1 (1.30%) Games
4 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 67 (87.01%) Developer
2 33 (42.86%) .NET Developer
3 26 (33.77%) C# Developer
3 26 (33.77%) C# .NET Developer
4 21 (27.27%) ASP.NET Developer
5 19 (24.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 11 (14.29%) PHP Developer
6 11 (14.29%) Web Developer
7 9 (11.69%) VB.NET Developer
8 7 (9.09%) Front-End Developer
9 5 (6.49%) Technical Support Engineer
9 5 (6.49%) Technical Support
9 5 (6.49%) Support Engineer
9 5 (6.49%) Applications Developer
9 5 (6.49%) Technical Engineer
10 4 (5.19%) PHP Symfony Developer
11 3 (3.90%) Front-End Web Developer
11 3 (3.90%) .NET Web Developer
11 3 (3.90%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
11 3 (3.90%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (79.22%) CSS
2 59 (76.62%) HTML
3 43 (55.84%) .NET
4 41 (53.25%) jQuery
5 36 (46.75%) ASP.NET
6 33 (42.86%) HTML5
7 32 (41.56%) CSS3
8 19 (24.68%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 10 (12.99%) WCF
10 8 (10.39%) WPF
10 8 (10.39%) WinForms
11 7 (9.09%) XML
11 7 (9.09%) .NET Framework
11 7 (9.09%) Backbone.js
11 7 (9.09%) AngularJS
12 6 (7.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 6 (7.79%) Ajax
12 6 (7.79%) Symfony
13 5 (6.49%) Web Services
13 5 (6.49%) Ionic Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.49%) Computer Science
2 3 (3.90%) Client/Server
2 3 (3.90%) User Experience
3 2 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.60%) RIA
3 2 (2.60%) Social Media
3 2 (2.60%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.30%) EPoS
4 1 (1.30%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (6.49%) Windows
3 4 (5.19%) Android
4 3 (3.90%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.60%) Windows Phone
6 1 (1.30%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (24.68%) MVC
2 16 (20.78%) E-Commerce
3 10 (12.99%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (10.39%) OO
5 6 (7.79%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (7.79%) Analytics
5 6 (7.79%) OO PHP
6 5 (6.49%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (6.49%) Supplier Management
7 4 (5.19%) TDD
7 4 (5.19%) Scrum
7 4 (5.19%) Android Development
7 4 (5.19%) Mobile Development
8 3 (3.90%) iOS Development
8 3 (3.90%) Web Development
9 2 (2.60%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (2.60%) Pay per click
9 2 (2.60%) Web Design
9 2 (2.60%) SEO
9 2 (2.60%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 42 (54.55%) C#
2 17 (22.08%) VB.NET
3 14 (18.18%) PHP
4 13 (16.88%) SQL
5 7 (9.09%) VB
6 6 (7.79%) Java
6 6 (7.79%) VB6
7 2 (2.60%) VBA
8 1 (1.30%) Python
8 1 (1.30%) Perl
8 1 (1.30%) C++
8 1 (1.30%) Ruby
8 1 (1.30%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (6.49%) Degree
2 1 (1.30%) Chartered Engineer
2 1 (1.30%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (10.39%) Google
2 7 (9.09%) Adobe
3 5 (6.49%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.90%) Oracle
4 3 (3.90%) Zend
5 1 (1.30%) hybris
5 1 (1.30%) Facebook
5 1 (1.30%) Perforce
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