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 1 September 2015 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 17 14 5
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -9
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 9 24 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 5.81% 10.71% 12.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.68% 42.11% 43.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 6
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £278 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £400 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £34.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.35% -5.55%
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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
38 57 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 24.52% 25.45% 27.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 39 12
Average daily rate £375 £425 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £51.30 - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

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 1 September 2015.

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 1 September 2015, 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 8 (50.00%) HTML
2 6 (37.50%) SQL
2 6 (37.50%) CSS
2 6 (37.50%) C++
3 5 (31.25%) Java
3 5 (31.25%) XML
4 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 4 (25.00%) Oracle
5 3 (18.75%) JSP
5 3 (18.75%) .NET
5 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
5 3 (18.75%) Eclipse
5 3 (18.75%) Oracle Discoverer
5 3 (18.75%) RDBMS
5 3 (18.75%) Linux
5 3 (18.75%) UML
5 3 (18.75%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (18.75%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (18.75%) Degree
5 3 (18.75%) Mathematics
5 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
5 3 (18.75%) Oracle APEX
5 3 (18.75%) jQuery
5 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
5 3 (18.75%) Retail
5 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
5 3 (18.75%) Qt
5 3 (18.75%) AngularJS
5 3 (18.75%) Relational Database

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 (12.50%) Node.js
2 1 (6.25%) NServiceBus
2 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Photoshop
1 1 (6.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle Discoverer
1 3 (18.75%) RDBMS
1 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle Forms
1 3 (18.75%) Eclipse
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle APEX
1 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
2 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 2 (12.50%) ProC
3 1 (6.25%) Lombardi
3 1 (6.25%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (18.75%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) C++ Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Senior Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Senior C++ Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (12.50%) UI Developer
5 2 (12.50%) UI Programmer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Web Developer
6 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) C++ Software Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) HTML
2 6 (37.50%) CSS
3 5 (31.25%) XML
4 3 (18.75%) jQuery
4 3 (18.75%) Qt
4 3 (18.75%) AngularJS
4 3 (18.75%) JSP
4 3 (18.75%) .NET
5 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
5 2 (12.50%) Express
5 2 (12.50%) RESTful
6 1 (6.25%) Middleware
6 1 (6.25%) WCF
6 1 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (6.25%) EJB
6 1 (6.25%) J2EE
6 1 (6.25%) Servlets
6 1 (6.25%) SOAP
6 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Mathematics
1 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
2 2 (12.50%) User Experience
3 1 (6.25%) Semantic Web
3 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Linux
2 2 (12.50%) UNIX
2 2 (12.50%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) UML
2 1 (6.25%) CRM
2 1 (6.25%) ERP
2 1 (6.25%) SOA
2 1 (6.25%) MVC
2 1 (6.25%) Migration
2 1 (6.25%) Scrum
2 1 (6.25%) Web Design
2 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
2 1 (6.25%) Web Development
2 1 (6.25%) Web Accessibility
2 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
2 1 (6.25%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) C++
1 6 (37.50%) SQL
2 5 (31.25%) Java
3 4 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
5 2 (12.50%) AWK
5 2 (12.50%) Korn
5 2 (12.50%) sed
5 2 (12.50%) C
6 1 (6.25%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
1 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) DevExpress
3 1 (6.25%) SAP
3 1 (6.25%) IBM
3 1 (6.25%) Adobe
3 1 (6.25%) TIBCO
3 1 (6.25%) Pega
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