The table below looks at the statistics for the JavaScript Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript Developer
Rank 206 202 278
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +76
Contract jobs requiring a JavaScript Developer 231 231 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.99% 0.99% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.07% 1.07% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 181 83
Average daily rate
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£438 £450 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.94% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £37.50
JavaScript Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21502 21611 21671
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 91.96% 92.91% 92.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 15015 14996 14673
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 364 391 462
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.78 £11.00 £12.14
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

JavaScript Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript Developer in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

JavaScript Developer Jobs Demand Trend in London

JavaScript Developer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

JavaScript Developer Daily Rate Trend in London

JavaScript Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript Developer across the London region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

JavaScript Developer Daily Rate Histogram in London

JavaScript Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

JavaScript Developer Hourly Rate Trend in London

JavaScript Developer
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
City of London -12 29 £375 -16.66% 16
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
JavaScript Developer
England

JavaScript Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited JavaScript Developer in their job title 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 with JavaScript Developer in their job title.

1 473 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 364 (76.96%) HTML
3 330 (69.77%) CSS
4 302 (63.85%) HTML5
5 291 (61.52%) AngularJS
6 229 (48.41%) CSS3
7 207 (43.76%) OO
8 199 (42.07%) Agile Software Development
9 183 (38.69%) Node.js
10 156 (32.98%) TDD
10 156 (32.98%) Backbone.js
11 127 (26.85%) jQuery
12 99 (20.93%) Grunt
13 97 (20.51%) Java
14 88 (18.60%) BDD
15 83 (17.55%) Responsive Web Design
16 78 (16.49%) Git (software)
17 73 (15.43%) Scrum
18 67 (14.16%) Sass
19 64 (13.53%) Banking
20 61 (12.90%) Jasmine
21 59 (12.47%) Finance
22 52 (10.99%) MVC
22 52 (10.99%) E-Commerce
22 52 (10.99%) KnockoutJS
23 51 (10.78%) User Experience
24 50 (10.57%) Ajax
25 49 (10.36%) RESTful
26 44 (9.30%) Investment Banking
27 43 (9.09%) Ember.js

JavaScript Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited JavaScript Developer in their job title 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 with JavaScript Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 183 (38.69%) Node.js
2 18 (3.81%) CMS
3 12 (2.54%) Tomcat
4 8 (1.69%) nginx
5 7 (1.48%) Apache
6 6 (1.27%) Confluence
7 5 (1.06%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 5 (1.06%) WordPress
8 4 (0.85%) SharePoint
9 3 (0.63%) Drupal
9 3 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.21%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.21%) Lightstreamer
10 1 (0.21%) FileNet
10 1 (0.21%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (2.75%) Photoshop
2 5 (1.06%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.42%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (0.21%) osCommerce
1 1 (0.21%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.06%) SaaS
2 5 (1.06%) GitHub
2 5 (1.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.85%) PaaS
4 2 (0.42%) Heroku
4 2 (0.42%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.21%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.21%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (0.21%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 22 (4.65%) Internet
2 12 (2.54%) HTTP
3 1 (0.21%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (4.44%) MongoDB
2 13 (2.75%) MySQL
3 12 (2.54%) SQL Server
4 4 (0.85%) NoSQL
4 4 (0.85%) Redis
5 3 (0.63%) Big Data
5 3 (0.63%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (0.63%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.21%) RethinkDB
6 1 (0.21%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.21%) KDB
6 1 (0.21%) MariaDB
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 99 (20.93%) Grunt
2 78 (16.49%) Git (software)
3 61 (12.90%) Jasmine
4 33 (6.98%) Subversion
5 21 (4.44%) Bower
6 19 (4.02%) Karma Test Runner
6 19 (4.02%) Mocha
7 17 (3.59%) Cucumber
8 15 (3.17%) gulp
9 13 (2.75%) WebDriver
10 12 (2.54%) JIRA
11 10 (2.11%) Jenkins
12 9 (1.90%) Selenium
12 9 (1.90%) Maven
13 4 (0.85%) PhantomJS
13 4 (0.85%) QUnit
14 3 (0.63%) webpack
14 3 (0.63%) Eclipse
14 3 (0.63%) TeamCity
15 2 (0.42%) RSpec
General
1 64 (13.53%) Banking
2 59 (12.47%) Finance
3 44 (9.30%) Investment Banking
4 25 (5.29%) Games
5 14 (2.96%) Retail
5 14 (2.96%) Front Office
6 13 (2.75%) Publishing
7 8 (1.69%) Marketing
8 6 (1.27%) Advertising
8 6 (1.27%) Financial Institution
9 5 (1.06%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.63%) Law
11 2 (0.42%) Legal
11 2 (0.42%) Electronics
12 1 (0.21%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.21%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.21%) French Language
12 1 (0.21%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 364 (76.96%) HTML
2 330 (69.77%) CSS
3 302 (63.85%) HTML5
4 291 (61.52%) AngularJS
5 229 (48.41%) CSS3
6 156 (32.98%) Backbone.js
7 127 (26.85%) jQuery
8 67 (14.16%) Sass
9 52 (10.99%) KnockoutJS
10 50 (10.57%) Ajax
11 49 (10.36%) RESTful
12 43 (9.09%) Ember.js
13 38 (8.03%) D3.js
14 36 (7.61%) JSON
15 33 (6.98%) LESS
16 27 (5.71%) Ext JS
16 27 (5.71%) Web Services
17 24 (5.07%) .NET
17 24 (5.07%) React
18 23 (4.86%) Underscore.js
Miscellaneous
1 51 (10.78%) User Experience
2 22 (4.65%) Mobile App
3 15 (3.17%) Visualisation
4 13 (2.75%) W3C
5 10 (2.11%) Social Media
6 8 (1.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 7 (1.48%) RIA
8 6 (1.27%) Market Risk
9 5 (1.06%) Computer Science
9 5 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.06%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (1.06%) Digital Media
9 5 (1.06%) Client/Server
9 5 (1.06%) Equities
10 4 (0.85%) iDTV
10 4 (0.85%) Fixed Income
10 4 (0.85%) iPad
11 3 (0.63%) Data Integration
11 3 (0.63%) Online Games
11 3 (0.63%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 13 (2.75%) Linux
2 4 (0.85%) Android
2 4 (0.85%) Apple iOS
2 4 (0.85%) Windows
3 1 (0.21%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 207 (43.76%) OO
2 199 (42.07%) Agile Software Development
3 156 (32.98%) TDD
4 88 (18.60%) BDD
5 83 (17.55%) Responsive Web Design
6 73 (15.43%) Scrum
7 52 (10.99%) MVC
7 52 (10.99%) E-Commerce
8 35 (7.40%) Software Engineering
9 31 (6.55%) Web Development
10 27 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
11 25 (5.29%) Kanban
12 20 (4.23%) OOP
13 18 (3.81%) Mobile Development
14 15 (3.17%) Unit Testing
15 14 (2.96%) Analytics
16 10 (2.11%) Workflow
17 9 (1.90%) Refactoring
18 8 (1.69%) Pair Programming
18 8 (1.69%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 473 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 97 (20.51%) Java
3 25 (5.29%) PHP
4 22 (4.65%) C#
5 18 (3.81%) SQL
6 10 (2.11%) Python
6 10 (2.11%) Ruby
7 7 (1.48%) CoffeeScript
8 6 (1.27%) ActionScript
9 5 (1.06%) C
10 4 (0.85%) Scala
11 3 (0.63%) ActionScript 3.0
11 3 (0.63%) Perl
11 3 (0.63%) Clojure
12 2 (0.42%) Go
12 2 (0.42%) TypeScript
12 2 (0.42%) VB
12 2 (0.42%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.42%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.21%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 11 (2.33%) Degree
2 3 (0.63%) SC Cleared
2 3 (0.63%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.59%) QA
System Software
1 5 (1.06%) Varnish
2 3 (0.63%) Docker
3 1 (0.21%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (0.21%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 18 (3.81%) Microsoft
2 13 (2.75%) Adobe
3 12 (2.54%) Facebook
4 8 (1.69%) Google
5 6 (1.27%) Twitter
6 5 (1.06%) Sencha
7 2 (0.42%) IBM
7 2 (0.42%) Telerik
8 1 (0.21%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.21%) Oracle
8 1 (0.21%) Appcelerator
8 1 (0.21%) Apple
8 1 (0.21%) InterSystems
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