The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 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 Luton 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 9 15 11
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 30 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 15.31% 3.70% 4.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 60.00% 23.08% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 2 3
Average daily rate
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£375 £344 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +1.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £301 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.15% +0.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £35.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
-12.85% +14.75%
Programming Languages Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
50 13 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 25.51% 16.05% 24.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 7 11
Average daily rate £400 £350 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +13.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £325 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £433 £369
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £42.00 - £35.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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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 24 July 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 24 July 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 (82.22%) HTML
1 37 (82.22%) TDD
2 36 (80.00%) MVC
3 29 (64.44%) OO
4 25 (55.56%) JSP
4 25 (55.56%) E-Commerce
5 23 (51.11%) Ajax
5 23 (51.11%) Dojo
6 21 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (44.44%) Subversion
8 19 (42.22%) Django
8 19 (42.22%) Scrum
8 19 (42.22%) CSS
8 19 (42.22%) CSS3
8 19 (42.22%) Responsive Web Design
8 19 (42.22%) LESS
9 18 (40.00%) DOM
10 17 (37.78%) C#
10 17 (37.78%) ASP.NET
10 17 (37.78%) .NET
10 17 (37.78%) SQL Server
10 17 (37.78%) TeamCity
10 17 (37.78%) Git (software)
11 13 (28.89%) Software Engineering
12 11 (24.44%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (24.44%) hybris
13 10 (22.22%) HTML5
13 10 (22.22%) Dependency Management
14 9 (20.00%) XHR
14 9 (20.00%) Web Development

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 (8.89%) WebSphere
1 4 (8.89%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (6.67%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (37.78%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.89%) Relational Database
2 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (8.89%) DB2
Development Applications
1 20 (44.44%) Subversion
2 17 (37.78%) TeamCity
2 17 (37.78%) Git (software)
3 4 (8.89%) MyEclipse
3 4 (8.89%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 44 (97.78%) Developer
2 10 (22.22%) Front-End Developer
3 9 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 6 (13.33%) Web Developer
5 4 (8.89%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (8.89%) Java Developer
5 4 (8.89%) Java Software Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Software Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) .NET Web Developer
7 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (4.44%) C# Developer
7 2 (4.44%) C# Web Developer
7 2 (4.44%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (4.44%) UI Developer
7 2 (4.44%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (4.44%) UI Programmer
8 1 (2.22%) .NET Software Developer
8 1 (2.22%) Agile .NET Developer
8 1 (2.22%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (82.22%) HTML
2 25 (55.56%) JSP
3 23 (51.11%) Ajax
3 23 (51.11%) Dojo
4 19 (42.22%) Django
4 19 (42.22%) CSS
4 19 (42.22%) CSS3
4 19 (42.22%) LESS
5 18 (40.00%) DOM
6 17 (37.78%) ASP.NET
6 17 (37.78%) .NET
7 10 (22.22%) HTML5
8 9 (20.00%) XHR
9 8 (17.78%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (17.78%) Sass
10 4 (8.89%) jQuery
10 4 (8.89%) ICEfaces
10 4 (8.89%) Java EE
10 4 (8.89%) Spring MVC
10 4 (8.89%) Spring
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.89%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (82.22%) TDD
2 36 (80.00%) MVC
3 29 (64.44%) OO
4 25 (55.56%) E-Commerce
5 21 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (42.22%) Scrum
6 19 (42.22%) Responsive Web Design
7 13 (28.89%) Software Engineering
8 11 (24.44%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (22.22%) Dependency Management
10 9 (20.00%) Web Development
11 5 (11.11%) Extreme Programming
11 5 (11.11%) Kanban
11 5 (11.11%) Agile Testing
11 5 (11.11%) DevOps
12 4 (8.89%) Analytics
12 4 (8.89%) Software Architecture
12 4 (8.89%) Migration
12 4 (8.89%) RAD
13 1 (2.22%) Progressive Enhancement
Programming Languages
1 17 (37.78%) C#
2 7 (15.56%) Java
3 4 (8.89%) SQL
Vendors
1 11 (24.44%) hybris
2 4 (8.89%) JBoss
2 4 (8.89%) Microsoft