The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 6 19 12
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -7
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 24 12 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 11.32% 5.22% 6.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.27% 16.22% 25.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 6 5
Average daily rate
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£308 £363 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.17% +16.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £298 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £301
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.75 £32.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+13.07% -4.41%
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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 Middlesex region.

Programming Languages Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
82 74 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 38.68% 32.17% 24.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 41 29
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 3
Average hourly rate £28.13 £43.75 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% +16.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JavaScript across the Middlesex region.

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

JavaScript
Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

JavaScript Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript across the Middlesex region.

JavaScript Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 30 (90.91%) CSS
2 28 (84.85%) HTML
3 16 (48.48%) .NET
4 15 (45.45%) C#
4 15 (45.45%) ASP.NET
5 11 (33.33%) jQuery
5 11 (33.33%) Marketo
6 9 (27.27%) PHP
7 8 (24.24%) SQL
7 8 (24.24%) OO
7 8 (24.24%) Web Design
7 8 (24.24%) Responsive Web Design
7 8 (24.24%) TDD
7 8 (24.24%) Web Development
8 7 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
9 6 (18.18%) Java
9 6 (18.18%) Tomcat
9 6 (18.18%) MVC
9 6 (18.18%) Marketing
9 6 (18.18%) Git (software)
10 5 (15.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (15.15%) Unit Testing
10 5 (15.15%) REST
10 5 (15.15%) Scrum
10 5 (15.15%) CRM
10 5 (15.15%) Visual Studio
10 5 (15.15%) HTML5
11 4 (12.12%) Backbone.js
11 4 (12.12%) Windows

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 6 (18.18%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.06%) Apache
2 2 (6.06%) CMS
2 2 (6.06%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.03%) Umbraco
3 1 (3.03%) Moodle
3 1 (3.03%) Kentico
3 1 (3.03%) Node.js
3 1 (3.03%) IIS
3 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Photoshop
1 3 (9.09%) GIMP
2 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (12.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (6.06%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (3.03%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 5 (15.15%) Visual Studio
3 4 (12.12%) Eclipse
3 4 (12.12%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (9.09%) Jenkins
5 2 (6.06%) IntelliJ
5 2 (6.06%) Log4j
5 2 (6.06%) NetBeans
5 2 (6.06%) Maven
5 2 (6.06%) JUnit
6 1 (3.03%) Log4Net
6 1 (3.03%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (3.03%) gulp
General
1 6 (18.18%) Marketing
2 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.03%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (78.79%) Developer
2 8 (24.24%) Web Developer
2 8 (24.24%) JavaScript Developer
3 6 (18.18%) Java Developer
3 6 (18.18%) Architect
4 3 (9.09%) Automation Specialist
4 3 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (9.09%) Database Developer
5 2 (6.06%) J2EE Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Database Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Marketing Web Developer
5 2 (6.06%) CMS Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) HTML Developer
5 2 (6.06%) CSS Developer
6 1 (3.03%) CRM Developer
6 1 (3.03%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Moodle Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Umbraco Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (90.91%) CSS
2 28 (84.85%) HTML
3 16 (48.48%) .NET
4 15 (45.45%) ASP.NET
5 11 (33.33%) jQuery
6 5 (15.15%) HTML5
6 5 (15.15%) REST
7 4 (12.12%) AngularJS
7 4 (12.12%) Backbone.js
7 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (12.12%) JSP
7 4 (12.12%) Servlets
8 3 (9.09%) SOAP
8 3 (9.09%) Web Services
8 3 (9.09%) XML
8 3 (9.09%) MooTools
8 3 (9.09%) CSS3
9 2 (6.06%) RESTEasy
9 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (6.06%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Clustering
1 3 (9.09%) User Experience
2 2 (6.06%) Wiki
2 2 (6.06%) Blog
3 1 (3.03%) VLE
3 1 (3.03%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Windows
2 1 (3.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) OO
1 8 (24.24%) Web Design
1 8 (24.24%) TDD
1 8 (24.24%) Web Development
1 8 (24.24%) Responsive Web Design
2 7 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (18.18%) MVC
4 5 (15.15%) Scrum
4 5 (15.15%) CRM
4 5 (15.15%) Unit Testing
5 4 (12.12%) Analytics
6 3 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (9.09%) UML
7 2 (6.06%) OOA/OOD
8 1 (3.03%) OOD
8 1 (3.03%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (3.03%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (3.03%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (45.45%) C#
2 9 (27.27%) PHP
3 8 (24.24%) SQL
4 6 (18.18%) Java
5 1 (3.03%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (33.33%) Marketo
2 4 (12.12%) Adobe
3 3 (9.09%) HubSpot
3 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 3 (9.09%) Eloqua
4 2 (6.06%) Cisco
4 2 (6.06%) IBM
4 2 (6.06%) VMware
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle