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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript Developer
Rank 208 213 284
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +71
Contract jobs requiring a JavaScript Developer 242 241 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.03% 1.02% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.12% 1.10% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 193 100
Average daily rate
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£425 £450 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £80.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +113.33%
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
21633 21832 22445
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.16% 92.83% 92.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 15157 14952 15264
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 £620 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 357 404 470
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £41.75 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 31 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 31 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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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
City of London -13 28 £375 -24.24% 17
Canary Wharf - 4 £525 -
Hounslow - 2 £418 -
JavaScript Developer
England

JavaScript Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 496 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 380 (76.61%) HTML
3 342 (68.95%) CSS
4 308 (62.10%) HTML5
5 302 (60.89%) AngularJS
6 234 (47.18%) CSS3
7 215 (43.35%) OO
8 204 (41.13%) Agile Software Development
9 185 (37.30%) Node.js
10 161 (32.46%) TDD
11 160 (32.26%) Backbone.js
12 142 (28.63%) jQuery
13 108 (21.77%) Grunt
14 93 (18.75%) BDD
15 92 (18.55%) Git (software)
16 85 (17.14%) Java
17 82 (16.53%) Responsive Web Design
17 82 (16.53%) Sass
18 68 (13.71%) Banking
18 68 (13.71%) Scrum
19 61 (12.30%) Finance
20 59 (11.90%) Jasmine
21 52 (10.48%) RESTful
22 51 (10.28%) MVC
22 51 (10.28%) KnockoutJS
23 50 (10.08%) E-Commerce
24 48 (9.68%) Ajax
24 48 (9.68%) User Experience
25 47 (9.48%) Ember.js
26 44 (8.87%) Investment Banking

JavaScript Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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
1 185 (37.30%) Node.js
2 19 (3.83%) CMS
3 9 (1.81%) Tomcat
4 8 (1.61%) nginx
5 7 (1.41%) Apache
5 7 (1.41%) WordPress
6 6 (1.21%) Confluence
7 5 (1.01%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 3 (0.60%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (0.60%) Drupal
9 1 (0.20%) Lightstreamer
9 1 (0.20%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.20%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (2.62%) Photoshop
2 5 (1.01%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.40%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (0.20%) RMDS
1 1 (0.20%) osCommerce
1 1 (0.20%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.81%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (1.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.01%) GitHub
3 5 (1.01%) SaaS
4 4 (0.81%) PaaS
5 2 (0.40%) Heroku
5 2 (0.40%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 24 (4.84%) Internet
2 17 (3.43%) HTTP
3 1 (0.20%) DNS
3 1 (0.20%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.20%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (4.23%) MongoDB
2 15 (3.02%) MySQL
3 11 (2.22%) SQL Server
4 4 (0.81%) NoSQL
4 4 (0.81%) Redis
5 3 (0.60%) Big Data
5 3 (0.60%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (0.60%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.40%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (0.40%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.20%) RethinkDB
7 1 (0.20%) KDB
7 1 (0.20%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 108 (21.77%) Grunt
2 92 (18.55%) Git (software)
3 59 (11.90%) Jasmine
4 32 (6.45%) Subversion
5 23 (4.64%) Bower
5 23 (4.64%) gulp
6 20 (4.03%) Karma Test Runner
7 19 (3.83%) Cucumber
8 18 (3.63%) Mocha
9 13 (2.62%) WebDriver
10 12 (2.42%) Selenium
11 11 (2.22%) Jenkins
12 10 (2.02%) Maven
12 10 (2.02%) JIRA
13 5 (1.01%) QUnit
14 4 (0.81%) webpack
14 4 (0.81%) PhantomJS
14 4 (0.81%) TeamCity
15 2 (0.40%) RSpec
15 2 (0.40%) Visual Studio
General
1 68 (13.71%) Banking
2 61 (12.30%) Finance
3 44 (8.87%) Investment Banking
4 25 (5.04%) Games
5 13 (2.62%) Retail
5 13 (2.62%) Front Office
6 12 (2.42%) Publishing
7 8 (1.61%) Advertising
7 8 (1.61%) Marketing
8 3 (0.60%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.60%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.60%) Law
9 2 (0.40%) Legal
9 2 (0.40%) Electronics
10 1 (0.20%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.20%) Automotive
10 1 (0.20%) French Language
10 1 (0.20%) Music Industry
10 1 (0.20%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 380 (76.61%) HTML
2 342 (68.95%) CSS
3 308 (62.10%) HTML5
4 302 (60.89%) AngularJS
5 234 (47.18%) CSS3
6 160 (32.26%) Backbone.js
7 142 (28.63%) jQuery
8 82 (16.53%) Sass
9 52 (10.48%) RESTful
10 51 (10.28%) KnockoutJS
11 48 (9.68%) Ajax
12 47 (9.48%) Ember.js
13 35 (7.06%) D3.js
13 35 (7.06%) JSON
14 33 (6.65%) React
15 31 (6.25%) Web Services
16 30 (6.05%) LESS
17 24 (4.84%) Underscore.js
17 24 (4.84%) Ext JS
18 21 (4.23%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 48 (9.68%) User Experience
2 22 (4.44%) Mobile App
3 13 (2.62%) W3C
4 11 (2.22%) Visualisation
5 9 (1.81%) Social Media
6 8 (1.61%) RIA
6 8 (1.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 7 (1.41%) Market Risk
7 7 (1.41%) Digital Media
7 7 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (1.21%) Fixed Income
9 5 (1.01%) Equities
9 5 (1.01%) Client/Server
9 5 (1.01%) Computer Science
9 5 (1.01%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (0.81%) iPad
10 4 (0.81%) Online Games
10 4 (0.81%) iDTV
11 3 (0.60%) GIS
11 3 (0.60%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 13 (2.62%) Linux
2 4 (0.81%) Android
2 4 (0.81%) Apple iOS
2 4 (0.81%) Windows
3 1 (0.20%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 215 (43.35%) OO
2 204 (41.13%) Agile Software Development
3 161 (32.46%) TDD
4 93 (18.75%) BDD
5 82 (16.53%) Responsive Web Design
6 68 (13.71%) Scrum
7 51 (10.28%) MVC
8 50 (10.08%) E-Commerce
9 37 (7.46%) Software Engineering
10 31 (6.25%) Web Development
11 29 (5.85%) Continuous Integration
12 26 (5.24%) OOP
13 23 (4.64%) Kanban
14 17 (3.43%) Mobile Development
14 17 (3.43%) Unit Testing
15 16 (3.23%) Analytics
16 11 (2.22%) Pair Programming
17 9 (1.81%) Refactoring
17 9 (1.81%) Open Source
18 8 (1.61%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 496 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 85 (17.14%) Java
3 28 (5.65%) PHP
4 19 (3.83%) C#
5 17 (3.43%) SQL
6 14 (2.82%) Ruby
7 10 (2.02%) Python
8 7 (1.41%) CoffeeScript
9 5 (1.01%) ActionScript
9 5 (1.01%) C
10 4 (0.81%) Scala
11 3 (0.60%) Perl
11 3 (0.60%) Go
11 3 (0.60%) Clojure
12 2 (0.40%) VB
12 2 (0.40%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.40%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.20%) ActionScript 3.0
13 1 (0.20%) VBA
13 1 (0.20%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 8 (1.61%) Degree
2 3 (0.60%) SC Cleared
2 3 (0.60%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.20%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.43%) QA
System Software
1 5 (1.01%) Varnish
2 3 (0.60%) Docker
3 1 (0.20%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.20%) MOM
1 1 (0.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (0.20%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 15 (3.02%) Microsoft
2 13 (2.62%) Adobe
3 12 (2.42%) Facebook
4 8 (1.61%) Google
5 6 (1.21%) Twitter
6 4 (0.81%) Sencha
7 3 (0.60%) Oracle
8 2 (0.40%) Telerik
9 1 (0.20%) Appcelerator
9 1 (0.20%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.20%) IBM
9 1 (0.20%) NetSuite
9 1 (0.20%) Zend
9 1 (0.20%) Apple
9 1 (0.20%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.20%) InterSystems
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