The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Luton 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 17 5 14
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +9
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 19 13 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 9.00% 14.44% 7.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.55% 50.00% 23.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 5
Average daily rate
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£400 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.53%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £319 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.32% +2.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Luton region.

Programming Languages Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
55 26 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 26.07% 28.89% 33.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 15 25
Average daily rate £425 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Average hourly rate £45.43 £22.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+101.91% -47.05%
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 Luton

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

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in Luton

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

JavaScript Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 36 (90.00%) HTML
2 31 (77.50%) MVC
2 31 (77.50%) TDD
3 27 (67.50%) OO
4 24 (60.00%) E-Commerce
5 23 (57.50%) JSP
5 23 (57.50%) Ajax
6 21 (52.50%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (50.00%) CSS
8 19 (47.50%) Subversion
8 19 (47.50%) Dojo
8 19 (47.50%) Django
8 19 (47.50%) CSS3
8 19 (47.50%) Responsive Web Design
9 18 (45.00%) LESS
9 18 (45.00%) DOM
10 17 (42.50%) ASP.NET
10 17 (42.50%) C#
10 17 (42.50%) .NET
10 17 (42.50%) Scrum
11 16 (40.00%) SQL Server
11 16 (40.00%) TeamCity
11 16 (40.00%) Git (software)
12 14 (35.00%) Software Engineering
13 10 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (25.00%) Dependency Management
14 9 (22.50%) XHR
14 9 (22.50%) HTML5
14 9 (22.50%) Web Development
15 8 (20.00%) hybris

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 (10.00%) WebSphere
1 4 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (10.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 19 (47.50%) Subversion
2 16 (40.00%) TeamCity
2 16 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (10.00%) MyEclipse
3 4 (10.00%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.50%) NUnit
4 1 (2.50%) MSTest
General
1 1 (2.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 40 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (22.50%) .NET Developer
3 8 (20.00%) Front-End Developer
4 6 (15.00%) Web Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Java Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Software Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Java Software Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) .NET Web Developer
6 3 (7.50%) C# Developer
6 3 (7.50%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (5.00%) UI Programmer
7 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (5.00%) C# Web Developer
7 2 (5.00%) UI Developer
7 2 (5.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Senior C# Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Senior .NET Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.50%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (90.00%) HTML
2 23 (57.50%) JSP
2 23 (57.50%) Ajax
3 20 (50.00%) CSS
4 19 (47.50%) Dojo
4 19 (47.50%) Django
4 19 (47.50%) CSS3
5 18 (45.00%) LESS
5 18 (45.00%) DOM
6 17 (42.50%) ASP.NET
6 17 (42.50%) .NET
7 9 (22.50%) XHR
7 9 (22.50%) HTML5
8 8 (20.00%) Sass
9 7 (17.50%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (12.50%) Web Services
10 5 (12.50%) jQuery
11 4 (10.00%) ICEfaces
11 4 (10.00%) Java EE
11 4 (10.00%) JSF
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (77.50%) MVC
1 31 (77.50%) TDD
2 27 (67.50%) OO
3 24 (60.00%) E-Commerce
4 21 (52.50%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (47.50%) Responsive Web Design
6 17 (42.50%) Scrum
7 14 (35.00%) Software Engineering
8 10 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (25.00%) Dependency Management
9 9 (22.50%) Web Development
10 5 (12.50%) Extreme Programming
10 5 (12.50%) Kanban
10 5 (12.50%) DevOps
10 5 (12.50%) Agile Testing
11 4 (10.00%) Analytics
11 4 (10.00%) Software Architecture
11 4 (10.00%) Migration
11 4 (10.00%) RAD
12 1 (2.50%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 17 (42.50%) C#
2 5 (12.50%) Java
2 5 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.50%) C++
3 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 8 (20.00%) hybris
2 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.00%) JBoss