The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Middlesex 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 27 21 30
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +9
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 2 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.79% 2.01% 1.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.17% 8.89% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Average daily rate £500 £450 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £19.52
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +104.91%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- +27.27%
Programming Languages Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
63 45 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 25.00% 22.61% 19.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 20 27
Average daily rate £410 £361 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.49% +3.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £304 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 9 6
Average hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
JavaScript
South East

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
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 18 April 2014, 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 3 (60.00%) PHP
1 3 (60.00%) jQuery
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Ajax
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) XSLT
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) XHTML
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Workflow
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) MySQL
3 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (20.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) JSON
3 1 (20.00%) PHP5
3 1 (20.00%) Subversion
3 1 (20.00%) Content Management
3 1 (20.00%) WordPress
3 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 1 (20.00%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (20.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) PHP Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (20.00%) ServiceNow Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) jQuery
2 2 (40.00%) Ajax
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) XSLT
3 1 (20.00%) XHTML
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) JSON
3 1 (20.00%) RESTful
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) CSS3
3 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) PHP
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) ServiceNow