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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 28 25 18
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -7
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 3 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 1.63% 2.98% 1.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.00% 10.64% 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 2
Average daily rate £390 £313 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.80% -26.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £283 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £343 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
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
60 47 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 32.61% 27.98% 24.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 34 19
Average daily rate £370 £401 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.61% +6.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £271 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £550 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 0 1
Average hourly rate £50.68 - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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 10 February 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 10 February 2016, 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 6 (50.00%) CSS
1 6 (50.00%) HTML
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (50.00%) HTML5
1 6 (50.00%) CSS3
1 6 (50.00%) User Experience
2 5 (41.67%) Sass
2 5 (41.67%) LESS
2 5 (41.67%) Dojo
2 5 (41.67%) OO
2 5 (41.67%) XHTML
3 3 (25.00%) C++
3 3 (25.00%) Degree
3 3 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (25.00%) Scrum
3 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (16.67%) Front End Development
4 2 (16.67%) SEO
4 2 (16.67%) CMS
4 2 (16.67%) Java
5 1 (8.33%) PHP
5 1 (8.33%) .NET
5 1 (8.33%) IBM
5 1 (8.33%) Middleware
5 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
5 1 (8.33%) XML
5 1 (8.33%) MVC
5 1 (8.33%) Web Design
5 1 (8.33%) TDD

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 2 (16.67%) CMS
2 1 (8.33%) Node.js
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Lombardi
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) UI Developer
3 3 (25.00%) C++ Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Lead Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior C++ Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Java Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Angular Developer
5 1 (8.33%) C++ Software Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Node.js Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) CSS
1 6 (50.00%) CSS3
1 6 (50.00%) HTML
1 6 (50.00%) HTML5
2 5 (41.67%) Dojo
2 5 (41.67%) LESS
2 5 (41.67%) Sass
2 5 (41.67%) XHTML
3 1 (8.33%) .NET
3 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (8.33%) Backbone.js
3 1 (8.33%) Ember.js
3 1 (8.33%) Express
3 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (8.33%) Middleware
3 1 (8.33%) RESTful
3 1 (8.33%) Spring
3 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) User Experience
2 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (8.33%) Semantic Web
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) OO
3 3 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (16.67%) Front End Development
4 2 (16.67%) SEO
5 1 (8.33%) Business Transformation
5 1 (8.33%) Concurrent Programming
5 1 (8.33%) Kanban
5 1 (8.33%) Low Latency
5 1 (8.33%) Multithreading
5 1 (8.33%) MVC
5 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
5 1 (8.33%) TDD
5 1 (8.33%) Web Accessibility
5 1 (8.33%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) C++
2 2 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) PHP
3 1 (8.33%) Ruby
3 1 (8.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
1 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) IBM