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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 14 5 14
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +9
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 23 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 10.27% 12.05% 7.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 40.35% 43.48% 21.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 5
Average daily rate
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£400 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -7.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £311 £305
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +1.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £36.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +22.03%
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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
57 23 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 25.45% 27.71% 33.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 12 22
Average daily rate £425 £325 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% +4.83%
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 0 2 3
Average hourly rate - £22.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -47.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript across the Luton region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

JavaScript Daily Rate Histogram 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 29 August 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 37 (90.24%) HTML
2 32 (78.05%) MVC
2 32 (78.05%) TDD
3 27 (65.85%) OO
4 25 (60.98%) E-Commerce
5 23 (56.10%) JSP
5 23 (56.10%) Ajax
6 22 (53.66%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (48.78%) CSS
8 19 (46.34%) Subversion
8 19 (46.34%) Dojo
8 19 (46.34%) Django
8 19 (46.34%) CSS3
8 19 (46.34%) Responsive Web Design
9 18 (43.90%) LESS
9 18 (43.90%) Scrum
9 18 (43.90%) ASP.NET
9 18 (43.90%) C#
9 18 (43.90%) .NET
9 18 (43.90%) DOM
10 17 (41.46%) SQL Server
10 17 (41.46%) TeamCity
10 17 (41.46%) Git (software)
11 14 (34.15%) Software Engineering
12 10 (24.39%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (24.39%) Dependency Management
13 9 (21.95%) XHR
13 9 (21.95%) HTML5
13 9 (21.95%) Web Development
14 8 (19.51%) hybris

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (9.76%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (9.76%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (41.46%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.76%) DB2
2 4 (9.76%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (9.76%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (9.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (46.34%) Subversion
2 17 (41.46%) TeamCity
2 17 (41.46%) Git (software)
3 4 (9.76%) MyEclipse
3 4 (9.76%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.44%) NUnit
4 1 (2.44%) MSTest
General
1 1 (2.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 41 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (24.39%) .NET Developer
3 8 (19.51%) Front-End Developer
4 6 (14.63%) Web Developer
5 4 (9.76%) Software Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Java Software Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Java Developer
6 3 (7.32%) C# Developer
6 3 (7.32%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (7.32%) .NET Web Developer
7 2 (4.88%) C# Web Developer
7 2 (4.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (4.88%) UI Developer
7 2 (4.88%) UI Programmer
7 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.44%) .NET Software Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Agile .NET Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (90.24%) HTML
2 23 (56.10%) JSP
2 23 (56.10%) Ajax
3 20 (48.78%) CSS
4 19 (46.34%) Dojo
4 19 (46.34%) Django
4 19 (46.34%) CSS3
5 18 (43.90%) LESS
5 18 (43.90%) DOM
5 18 (43.90%) .NET
5 18 (43.90%) ASP.NET
6 9 (21.95%) HTML5
6 9 (21.95%) XHR
7 8 (19.51%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (19.51%) Sass
8 5 (12.20%) jQuery
8 5 (12.20%) Web Services
9 4 (9.76%) Struts
9 4 (9.76%) Java EE
9 4 (9.76%) JSF
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (78.05%) MVC
1 32 (78.05%) TDD
2 27 (65.85%) OO
3 25 (60.98%) E-Commerce
4 22 (53.66%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (46.34%) Responsive Web Design
6 18 (43.90%) Scrum
7 14 (34.15%) Software Engineering
8 10 (24.39%) Dependency Management
8 10 (24.39%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (21.95%) Web Development
10 5 (12.20%) Extreme Programming
10 5 (12.20%) Kanban
10 5 (12.20%) DevOps
10 5 (12.20%) Agile Testing
11 4 (9.76%) Analytics
11 4 (9.76%) Software Architecture
11 4 (9.76%) Migration
11 4 (9.76%) RAD
12 1 (2.44%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 18 (43.90%) C#
2 5 (12.20%) Java
2 5 (12.20%) SQL
3 1 (2.44%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.44%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.44%) C++
Vendors
1 8 (19.51%) hybris
2 4 (9.76%) JBoss
2 4 (9.76%) Microsoft