The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 23 17 15
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 5 9 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 2.94% 6.00% 10.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.63% 25.71% 45.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 10
Median daily rate £425 £360 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.05% -10.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £36.67 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.26% +7.85%
JavaScript
Bedfordshire

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
43 35 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 25.29% 23.33% 24.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 30 34
Median daily rate £438 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £336 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £487 £470 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £51.30 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Luton region citing JavaScript as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 August 2016.

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 25 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Luton region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 8 (80.00%) HTML
2 6 (60.00%) E-Commerce
3 5 (50.00%) CSS
3 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 4 (40.00%) Analytics
4 4 (40.00%) CSS3
4 4 (40.00%) Sitecore
4 4 (40.00%) HTML5
4 4 (40.00%) jQuery
4 4 (40.00%) Front End Development
5 3 (30.00%) User Experience
5 3 (30.00%) React
5 3 (30.00%) Node.js
5 3 (30.00%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (30.00%) CMS
5 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (30.00%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (20.00%) Grunt
6 2 (20.00%) TypeScript
6 2 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (20.00%) Jasmine
6 2 (20.00%) Sass
6 2 (20.00%) Bower
6 2 (20.00%) MVC
6 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
6 2 (20.00%) .NET
6 2 (20.00%) C#

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (30.00%) CMS
1 3 (30.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (10.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (20.00%) Bower
2 2 (20.00%) Grunt
2 2 (20.00%) gulp
2 2 (20.00%) Jasmine
3 1 (10.00%) Axure RP
3 1 (10.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (10.00%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
3 2 (20.00%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Angular Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Designer
4 1 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Lead UX Designer
4 1 (10.00%) Sitecore Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Test Automation Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Test Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) UI Designer
4 1 (10.00%) UI/UX Designer
4 1 (10.00%) UX Designer
4 1 (10.00%) Website Developer
4 1 (10.00%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) HTML
2 5 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 5 (50.00%) CSS
3 4 (40.00%) CSS3
3 4 (40.00%) HTML5
3 4 (40.00%) jQuery
4 3 (30.00%) KnockoutJS
4 3 (30.00%) Node.js
4 3 (30.00%) React
4 3 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (20.00%) .NET
5 2 (20.00%) Sass
6 1 (10.00%) Angular 2
6 1 (10.00%) LESS
6 1 (10.00%) RequireJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) User Experience
2 1 (10.00%) Graphic Design
2 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) E-Commerce
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) Analytics
3 4 (40.00%) Front End Development
4 2 (20.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 2 (20.00%) MVC
4 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (20.00%) SDLC
4 2 (20.00%) Software Delivery
4 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Web Analytics
4 2 (20.00%) Wireframes
5 1 (10.00%) Cross-Browser Development
5 1 (10.00%) Information Architecture
5 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Prototyping
5 1 (10.00%) Rapid Prototyping
5 1 (10.00%) System Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) C#
1 2 (20.00%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) WCAG
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Sitecore
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft