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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 13 25 20
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -5
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 12 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 6.82% 0.88% 3.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.82% 3.17% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 5
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£350 £500 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £500 £434
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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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
55 63 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 31.25% 27.63% 23.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 28 19
Average daily rate £350 £420 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £263 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £575 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 11 6
Average hourly rate - £42.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 30 March 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 30 March 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 40 (95.24%) HTML
1 40 (95.24%) CSS
2 21 (50.00%) jQuery
3 18 (42.86%) OO
4 17 (40.48%) SQL
5 15 (35.71%) HTML5
6 13 (30.95%) Java
7 12 (28.57%) CSS3
8 11 (26.19%) JSP
9 10 (23.81%) Adobe
10 9 (21.43%) Eclipse
10 9 (21.43%) UML
11 8 (19.05%) .NET
12 7 (16.67%) SQL Server
12 7 (16.67%) Photoshop
12 7 (16.67%) Servlets
12 7 (16.67%) Tomcat
12 7 (16.67%) Dojo
12 7 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
12 7 (16.67%) NetBeans
12 7 (16.67%) MooTools
12 7 (16.67%) GIMP
13 6 (14.29%) Asset Management
13 6 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (14.29%) Ajax
13 6 (14.29%) Microsoft
13 6 (14.29%) XML
14 5 (11.90%) Oracle
14 5 (11.90%) ASP.NET
14 5 (11.90%) UNIX

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 7 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 3 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.14%) CMS
2 3 (7.14%) Apache
3 2 (4.76%) Kentico
3 2 (4.76%) Node.js
3 2 (4.76%) Adobe CQ
3 2 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (4.76%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.38%) Umbraco
4 1 (2.38%) WordPress
4 1 (2.38%) Moodle
4 1 (2.38%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (16.67%) Photoshop
1 7 (16.67%) GIMP
2 4 (9.52%) MS Office
2 4 (9.52%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Office 365
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) Internet
1 2 (4.76%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 7 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (11.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (9.52%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.38%) MySQL
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (21.43%) Eclipse
2 7 (16.67%) NetBeans
3 4 (9.52%) JIRA
3 4 (9.52%) JUnit
3 4 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (9.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 4 (9.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (4.76%) Mocha
4 2 (4.76%) QUnit
4 2 (4.76%) Jasmine
4 2 (4.76%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.76%) Visual Studio
4 2 (4.76%) IntelliJ
4 2 (4.76%) Log4j
4 2 (4.76%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.76%) Maven
General
1 3 (7.14%) Marketing
2 2 (4.76%) Electronics
3 1 (2.38%) Finance
3 1 (2.38%) Advertising
3 1 (2.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 30 (71.43%) Developer
2 13 (30.95%) JavaScript Developer
3 9 (21.43%) Consultant
4 5 (11.90%) Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) Java Developer
4 5 (11.90%) HTML Developer
4 5 (11.90%) CSS Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Front-End Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Applications Support Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Support Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Applications Support
6 3 (7.14%) Web Developer
6 3 (7.14%) CMS Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Development Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) SharePoint Consultant
7 2 (4.76%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Software Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Applications Developer
7 2 (4.76%) J2EE Developer
7 2 (4.76%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (95.24%) CSS
1 40 (95.24%) HTML
2 21 (50.00%) jQuery
3 15 (35.71%) HTML5
4 12 (28.57%) CSS3
5 11 (26.19%) JSP
6 8 (19.05%) .NET
7 7 (16.67%) Servlets
7 7 (16.67%) MooTools
7 7 (16.67%) Dojo
8 6 (14.29%) XML
8 6 (14.29%) Ajax
9 5 (11.90%) ASP.NET
10 4 (9.52%) DOM
10 4 (9.52%) Flash
10 4 (9.52%) JSON
10 4 (9.52%) AngularJS
11 3 (7.14%) REST
11 3 (7.14%) Backbone.js
11 3 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) User Experience
2 3 (7.14%) Wiki
2 3 (7.14%) Animation
3 2 (4.76%) Mathematics
3 2 (4.76%) Physics
3 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.76%) DTV
3 2 (4.76%) Blog
3 2 (4.76%) Open Source
3 2 (4.76%) IPTV
4 1 (2.38%) Taxonomies
4 1 (2.38%) W3C
4 1 (2.38%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.38%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.38%) Clustering
4 1 (2.38%) SCORM
4 1 (2.38%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.90%) UNIX
2 4 (9.52%) Windows
2 4 (9.52%) AIX
2 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.38%) Linux
3 1 (2.38%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (42.86%) OO
2 9 (21.43%) UML
3 6 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (14.29%) Asset Management
4 4 (9.52%) TDD
4 4 (9.52%) Migration
4 4 (9.52%) MVC
4 4 (9.52%) Unit Testing
5 3 (7.14%) OOA/OOD
5 3 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (4.76%) Web Development
6 2 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (4.76%) Embedded Software Development
6 2 (4.76%) Workflow
6 2 (4.76%) E-Commerce
6 2 (4.76%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.38%) Web Analytics
7 1 (2.38%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 17 (40.48%) SQL
2 13 (30.95%) Java
3 5 (11.90%) C#
3 5 (11.90%) Shell Script
3 5 (11.90%) PHP
4 4 (9.52%) Bash Shell
4 4 (9.52%) Korn
5 3 (7.14%) T-SQL
5 3 (7.14%) ActionScript
6 2 (4.76%) C++
6 2 (4.76%) Groovy
7 1 (2.38%) Apex Code
7 1 (2.38%) Ruby
7 1 (2.38%) Perl
7 1 (2.38%) Python
7 1 (2.38%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (23.81%) Adobe
2 6 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 5 (11.90%) Oracle
4 4 (9.52%) VMware
5 2 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (4.76%) Cisco
5 2 (4.76%) IBM
6 1 (2.38%) SAP
6 1 (2.38%) Zend