The first table below looks at the demand for JavaScript skills 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 over the 3 months to 14 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the London region.

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
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 9 18 18
Rank change year-on-year
+9 0
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 2370 2055 1883
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 10.39% 8.59% 7.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.00% 19.88% 18.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1785 1530 1284
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 20 17
Average hourly rate £45.00 £38.25 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +9.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £17.98 £21.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.20 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +16.66%
Programming Languages Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
9481 10337 10278
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 41.57% 43.23% 38.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 6840 7338 7036
Average daily rate £438 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 115 159
Average hourly rate £34.25 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £19.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £54.00 £48.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
JavaScript
England

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in London

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in London

JavaScript
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript across the London region over the 3 months to 14 July 2014.

JavaScript Daily Rate Histogram in London

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

JavaScript Hourly Rate Trend in London

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript across the London region over the 3 months to 14 July 2014.

JavaScript Hourly Rate Histogram in London

JavaScript
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 within the London region over the 3 months to 14 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +4 492 £425 +13.33% 307
Docklands, London +13 13 £625 +160.41%
Croydon - 10 £300 - 8
Kingston Upon Thames +3 9 £375 +36.36% 6
Uxbridge -1 7 £225 -40.00% 1
Brentford -9 6 £265 -37.64% 2
Bromley +9 5 £325 +116.66% 1
Canary Wharf +5 4 £550 -8.33%
Wembley - 4 £475 - 2
Hammersmith +5 2 £274 +36.75%
Harrow +3 2 £258 +13.18% 1
Romford - 2 £450 - 1
Twickenham - 2 £208 -
Westminster 0 1 - -
Southwark - 1 £208 -
Wimbledon - 1 £350 - 1
Ruislip - 1 - - 1
Sidcup - - - - 1
Surbiton - - - - 3
Teddington - - - -
Thornton Heath - - - -
Hounslow - - - - 3
Ilford - - - -
Isleworth - - - - 1
Chessington - - - -
Coulsdon - - - -
Dagenham - - - -
Enfield - - - - 1
Barking - - - -
Barnet - - - - 1
Bexley - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Hackney - - - -
Paddington - - - -
Upminster - - - -
Orpington - - - -
Pinner - - - -
West Drayton - - - - 1
Ealing - - - - 3
JavaScript
England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 3548 (76.71%) HTML
2 3081 (66.62%) CSS
3 1826 (39.48%) HTML5
4 1738 (37.58%) jQuery
5 1261 (27.26%) Java
6 1245 (26.92%) CSS3
7 1118 (24.17%) TDD
8 1062 (22.96%) .NET
9 1019 (22.03%) Agile Software Development
10 984 (21.28%) OO
11 969 (20.95%) C#
12 898 (19.42%) AngularJS
13 871 (18.83%) MVC
14 820 (17.73%) XML
15 806 (17.43%) SQL
16 741 (16.02%) PHP
17 719 (15.55%) ASP.NET
18 693 (14.98%) Web Services
18 693 (14.98%) Ajax
19 679 (14.68%) Git (software)
20 668 (14.44%) Scrum
21 642 (13.88%) SQL Server
22 633 (13.69%) Backbone.js
23 611 (13.21%) Web Development
24 567 (12.26%) Finance
25 523 (11.31%) JSON
26 517 (11.18%) E-Commerce
27 505 (10.92%) BDD
28 486 (10.51%) MySQL
29 479 (10.36%) Node.js

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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
1 479 (10.36%) Node.js
2 410 (8.86%) CMS
3 206 (4.45%) SharePoint
4 174 (3.76%) Apache
5 158 (3.42%) Umbraco
6 155 (3.35%) IIS
7 129 (2.79%) Drupal
8 102 (2.21%) Tomcat
9 91 (1.97%) WordPress
10 81 (1.75%) Sitecore CMS
11 74 (1.60%) Adobe CQ
12 70 (1.51%) SharePoint 2010
13 63 (1.36%) WebSphere
14 54 (1.17%) SharePoint 2013
15 53 (1.15%) WebLogic
16 35 (0.76%) Confluence
17 31 (0.67%) Elasticsearch
18 29 (0.63%) Oracle Workflow
19 22 (0.48%) nginx
20 21 (0.45%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 191 (4.13%) Photoshop
2 141 (3.05%) MS Excel
3 92 (1.99%) Adobe Illustrator
4 33 (0.71%) MS Office
5 23 (0.50%) MS Visio
6 21 (0.45%) Fireworks
7 19 (0.41%) Acrobat
8 14 (0.30%) OmniGraffle
9 12 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
10 10 (0.22%) InfoPath
11 6 (0.13%) MS Project
12 5 (0.11%) InDesign
12 5 (0.11%) Doxygen
13 4 (0.086%) GIMP
14 1 (0.022%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 64 (1.38%) Magento
2 52 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
3 51 (1.10%) Google Analytics
4 29 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
5 13 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
6 10 (0.22%) Tridion
6 10 (0.22%) SAP CRM
7 9 (0.19%) SiteCatalyst
8 8 (0.17%) Oracle Payables
9 7 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
10 6 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
11 5 (0.11%) WebTrends
12 3 (0.065%) RMDS
12 3 (0.065%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 2 (0.043%) SAP IS-U
13 2 (0.043%) SunGard GMI
14 1 (0.022%) AWD
14 1 (0.022%) osCommerce
14 1 (0.022%) Dynamics NAV
14 1 (0.022%) Global One
Cloud Services
1 67 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
2 56 (1.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 40 (0.86%) SaaS
4 36 (0.78%) GitHub
5 27 (0.58%) Force.com
6 19 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
7 18 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
8 15 (0.32%) Office 365
9 11 (0.24%) Heroku
10 9 (0.19%) Google App Engine
11 8 (0.17%) Amazon EMR
12 7 (0.15%) PaaS
13 4 (0.086%) Joyent
14 3 (0.065%) Google Compute Engine
15 1 (0.022%) IaaS
15 1 (0.022%) Google Apps
15 1 (0.022%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 167 (3.61%) HTTP
2 138 (2.98%) Internet
3 45 (0.97%) Intranet
4 27 (0.58%) TCP/IP
5 25 (0.54%) Firewall
6 23 (0.50%) DNS
7 22 (0.48%) LDAP
8 18 (0.39%) HTTPS
9 15 (0.32%) SSL
9 15 (0.32%) VPN
10 11 (0.24%) SSH
11 10 (0.22%) Wireshark
12 9 (0.19%) FTP
13 7 (0.15%) SAN
13 7 (0.15%) VLAN
13 7 (0.15%) DAB
13 7 (0.15%) Extranet
14 6 (0.13%) NAS
14 6 (0.13%) AMQP
15 5 (0.11%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 642 (13.88%) SQL Server
2 486 (10.51%) MySQL
3 229 (4.95%) Relational Database
4 196 (4.24%) MongoDB
5 158 (3.42%) SQL Server 2008
6 136 (2.94%) NoSQL
7 119 (2.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 99 (2.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 70 (1.51%) Big Data
10 69 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
11 68 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
12 65 (1.41%) RDBMS
13 62 (1.34%) Oracle Database
14 48 (1.04%) Apache Cassandra
15 43 (0.93%) Redis
16 42 (0.91%) Oracle Reports
17 37 (0.80%) Oracle Database 11g
18 35 (0.76%) RavenDB
19 30 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
19 30 (0.65%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 679 (14.68%) Git (software)
2 423 (9.15%) Subversion
3 221 (4.78%) Visual Studio
4 200 (4.32%) Cucumber
5 175 (3.78%) Jasmine
6 174 (3.76%) TeamCity
7 173 (3.74%) Maven
8 149 (3.22%) Jenkins
9 146 (3.16%) Selenium
9 146 (3.16%) JUnit
10 131 (2.83%) Grunt
11 121 (2.62%) JIRA
12 110 (2.38%) WebDriver
13 90 (1.95%) Team Foundation Server
14 88 (1.90%) Mercurial
15 81 (1.75%) NUnit
16 69 (1.49%) Mockito
17 66 (1.43%) Eclipse
18 55 (1.19%) Ant
18 55 (1.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 567 (12.26%) Finance
2 353 (7.63%) Banking
3 173 (3.74%) Retail
4 165 (3.57%) Investment Banking
5 139 (3.01%) Marketing
6 98 (2.12%) Games
7 95 (2.05%) Publishing
8 87 (1.88%) Advertising
9 76 (1.64%) Front Office
10 59 (1.28%) Back Office
11 42 (0.91%) Telecoms
12 40 (0.86%) Manufacturing
13 33 (0.71%) Legal
14 29 (0.63%) Financial Institution
15 20 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
16 17 (0.37%) Retail Banking
17 12 (0.26%) French Language
18 11 (0.24%) Electronics
18 11 (0.24%) Multimedia
19 10 (0.22%) Law
Job Titles
1 3825 (82.70%) Developer
2 867 (18.75%) Front-End Developer
3 549 (11.87%) Web Developer
4 438 (9.47%) JavaScript Developer
5 416 (8.99%) Java Developer
6 406 (8.78%) .NET Developer
7 385 (8.32%) Senior Developer
8 238 (5.15%) PHP Developer
9 229 (4.95%) C# Developer
10 165 (3.57%) UI Developer
10 165 (3.57%) C# .NET Developer
11 149 (3.22%) UI Programmer
12 138 (2.98%) ASP.NET Developer
13 114 (2.46%) Designer
14 106 (2.29%) Front-End Web Developer
15 99 (2.14%) Analyst
15 99 (2.14%) SharePoint Developer
16 88 (1.90%) Lead Developer
17 87 (1.88%) Architect
18 85 (1.84%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3548 (76.71%) HTML
2 3081 (66.62%) CSS
3 1826 (39.48%) HTML5
4 1738 (37.58%) jQuery
5 1245 (26.92%) CSS3
6 1062 (22.96%) .NET
7 898 (19.42%) AngularJS
8 820 (17.73%) XML
9 719 (15.55%) ASP.NET
10 693 (14.98%) Web Services
10 693 (14.98%) Ajax
11 633 (13.69%) Backbone.js
12 523 (11.31%) JSON
13 342 (7.39%) Spring
14 340 (7.35%) REST
15 318 (6.88%) ASP.NET MVC
16 307 (6.64%) KnockoutJS
17 305 (6.59%) RESTful
18 292 (6.31%) XHTML
19 274 (5.92%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 224 (4.84%) Open Source
2 206 (4.45%) Computer Science
3 184 (3.98%) Mobile App
4 124 (2.68%) W3C
5 89 (1.92%) Visualisation
6 79 (1.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 72 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
8 67 (1.45%) Digital Media
9 52 (1.12%) Social Media
10 44 (0.95%) iPad
11 39 (0.84%) Derivative
12 35 (0.76%) iPhone
13 34 (0.74%) RIA
14 30 (0.65%) Client/Server
15 29 (0.63%) Mathematics
16 28 (0.61%) Inversion of Control
17 27 (0.58%) Graphic Design
18 25 (0.54%) Animation
18 25 (0.54%) Online Games
18 25 (0.54%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 472 (10.21%) Linux
2 310 (6.70%) UNIX
3 291 (6.29%) Windows
4 203 (4.39%) Apple iOS
5 175 (3.78%) Android
6 69 (1.49%) Mac OS X
7 60 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
8 43 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
9 31 (0.67%) Solaris
10 21 (0.45%) Windows Phone
11 19 (0.41%) Ubuntu
12 17 (0.37%) CentOS
13 15 (0.32%) AIX
14 14 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 13 (0.28%) Windows Phone 8
15 13 (0.28%) Windows XP
16 9 (0.19%) Windows 8
17 8 (0.17%) HPUX
18 7 (0.15%) Windows Vista
18 7 (0.15%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1118 (24.17%) TDD
2 1019 (22.03%) Agile Software Development
3 984 (21.28%) OO
4 871 (18.83%) MVC
5 668 (14.44%) Scrum
6 611 (13.21%) Web Development
7 517 (11.18%) E-Commerce
8 505 (10.92%) BDD
9 469 (10.14%) Responsive Web Design
10 448 (9.69%) Continuous Integration
11 243 (5.25%) OOP
12 226 (4.89%) Content Management
13 213 (4.61%) Unit Testing
14 189 (4.09%) Software Engineering
15 186 (4.02%) Web Design
16 165 (3.57%) Kanban
17 150 (3.24%) Pair Programming
18 146 (3.16%) CRM
19 144 (3.11%) SOA
20 140 (3.03%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1261 (27.26%) Java
2 969 (20.95%) C#
3 806 (17.43%) SQL
4 741 (16.02%) PHP
5 384 (8.30%) Ruby
6 287 (6.21%) Python
7 164 (3.55%) T-SQL
8 119 (2.57%) PL/SQL
9 117 (2.53%) Scala
10 103 (2.23%) Perl
11 100 (2.16%) C++
12 92 (1.99%) C
13 85 (1.84%) PHP5
14 81 (1.75%) Objective-C
15 67 (1.45%) Shell Script
16 66 (1.43%) Groovy
17 60 (1.30%) VB.NET
18 49 (1.06%) VB
19 45 (0.97%) PowerShell
20 36 (0.78%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 304 (6.57%) Degree
2 82 (1.77%) Security Cleared
3 61 (1.32%) SC Cleared
4 30 (0.65%) ISEB
5 22 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
6 16 (0.35%) ISTQB
7 14 (0.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 11 (0.24%) DV Cleared
9 10 (0.22%) MCSD
10 8 (0.17%) CTC Cleared
11 7 (0.15%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (0.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 4 (0.086%) MCP
13 4 (0.086%) MCAD
13 4 (0.086%) MCPD
13 4 (0.086%) OCPJP
14 3 (0.065%) MCTS
15 2 (0.043%) MCITP
15 2 (0.043%) CFA
15 2 (0.043%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 201 (4.35%) QA
2 17 (0.37%) SLA
3 12 (0.26%) WCAG
4 9 (0.19%) WAI
5 7 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (0.11%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.11%) Section 508
7 3 (0.065%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.043%) HL7
8 2 (0.043%) JTAG
8 2 (0.043%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.022%) EMIR
9 1 (0.022%) Dodd-Frank
9 1 (0.022%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.022%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 34 (0.74%) Active Directory
2 12 (0.26%) Varnish
3 10 (0.22%) vCloud
4 9 (0.19%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (0.11%) NFS
6 4 (0.086%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (0.086%) Cygwin
7 3 (0.065%) Docker
8 2 (0.043%) SRDF
8 2 (0.043%) vSphere
9 1 (0.022%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 66 (1.43%) Puppet
2 41 (0.89%) Opscode Chef
3 23 (0.50%) Capistrano
4 21 (0.45%) Nagios
5 13 (0.28%) Vagrant
6 10 (0.22%) ZABBIX
7 9 (0.19%) Graylog2
8 7 (0.15%) Ansible
8 7 (0.15%) Kibana
8 7 (0.15%) ITRS Geneos
9 6 (0.13%) Zenoss
9 6 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
9 6 (0.13%) Tivoli
10 5 (0.11%) Control-M
11 4 (0.086%) Tivoli Identity Manager
11 4 (0.086%) Salt
12 3 (0.065%) Opsview
12 3 (0.065%) OpenAM
12 3 (0.065%) OpenSSO
13 2 (0.043%) Cacti
Vendors
1 339 (7.33%) Oracle
2 317 (6.85%) Microsoft
3 203 (4.39%) Adobe
4 135 (2.92%) Zend
5 118 (2.55%) Google
6 91 (1.97%) Sitecore
7 73 (1.58%) Salesforce.com
8 55 (1.19%) Twitter
9 50 (1.08%) EPiServer
10 43 (0.93%) JBoss
11 42 (0.91%) SAP
11 42 (0.91%) IBM
12 37 (0.80%) Sybase
13 32 (0.69%) ServiceNow
14 28 (0.61%) Venda
15 27 (0.58%) HP
16 26 (0.56%) Facebook
17 25 (0.54%) Red Hat
18 24 (0.52%) Akamai
19 23 (0.50%) Sencha
Central London / West End
Aglow Talent Ltd
Rate: From £320 to £340 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Roc Search
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Citrus Global Ltd
Rate: From £600 to £700 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £575 - £650 per day + depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Spring Technology
Rate: £250.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per day + Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Cadence Resourcing
Rate: On Application
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £275 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £600 - £675 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Feltham, Middlesex
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Rate: £200 - £220 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Nakama
Rate: From £450 to £500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Cadence Resourcing
Rate: On Application
Posted: 3 days ago