The first table below looks at the demand for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Northampton 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 10 24 20
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -4
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 23 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 11.00% 4.03% 4.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 38.33% 13.33% 22.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 4 3
Average daily rate
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£325 £250 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -13.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £241 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £250 £298
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £309 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.34% +2.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.75 £34.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-6.61% +13.33%
Programming Languages Category
Northampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
60 45 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 28.71% 30.20% 18.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 9 20
Average daily rate £344 £250 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
JavaScript
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JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

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

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

JavaScript
Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

JavaScript Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

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

JavaScript Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northampton 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 23 (58.97%) HTML
2 18 (46.15%) C#
2 18 (46.15%) CSS
3 14 (35.90%) .NET
3 14 (35.90%) XML
3 14 (35.90%) jQuery
4 12 (30.77%) SQL Server
5 11 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (28.21%) CSS3
6 10 (25.64%) XSLT
7 9 (23.08%) SharePoint
7 9 (23.08%) Java
7 9 (23.08%) Intranet
7 9 (23.08%) MVC
7 9 (23.08%) HTML5
7 9 (23.08%) PowerShell
7 9 (23.08%) InfoPath
8 8 (20.51%) PHP
8 8 (20.51%) Oracle
8 8 (20.51%) XSL
9 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET
9 7 (17.95%) Struts
9 7 (17.95%) J2EE
9 7 (17.95%) SQL
9 7 (17.95%) JSP
9 7 (17.95%) Hibernate
9 7 (17.95%) Spring
9 7 (17.95%) Ajax
10 6 (15.38%) SharePoint 2010
10 6 (15.38%) REST

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northampton 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 9 (23.08%) SharePoint
2 6 (15.38%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (5.13%) CMS
4 1 (2.56%) IIS
4 1 (2.56%) Apache
4 1 (2.56%) WordPress
4 1 (2.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (23.08%) InfoPath
2 5 (12.82%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 9 (23.08%) Intranet
2 1 (2.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.38%) MySQL
3 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (15.38%) JUnit
1 6 (15.38%) Eclipse
2 2 (5.13%) Selenium
2 2 (5.13%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.13%) Maven
3 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.56%) PhoneGap
General
1 4 (10.26%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (97.44%) Developer
2 9 (23.08%) SharePoint Developer
3 8 (20.51%) .NET Developer
4 7 (17.95%) C# Developer
4 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (17.95%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (17.95%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (15.38%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 6 (15.38%) Java Developer
5 6 (15.38%) J2EE Developer
6 5 (12.82%) Web Developer
6 5 (12.82%) Front-End Developer
7 4 (10.26%) Analyst Developer
7 4 (10.26%) Analyst
8 3 (7.69%) Front-End Web Developer
9 2 (5.13%) JavaScript Developer
9 2 (5.13%) C# Application Developer
9 2 (5.13%) .NET Applications Developer
9 2 (5.13%) Ruby Developer
9 2 (5.13%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (58.97%) HTML
2 18 (46.15%) CSS
3 14 (35.90%) .NET
3 14 (35.90%) XML
3 14 (35.90%) jQuery
4 11 (28.21%) CSS3
5 10 (25.64%) XSLT
6 9 (23.08%) HTML5
7 8 (20.51%) XSL
8 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET
8 7 (17.95%) Struts
8 7 (17.95%) J2EE
8 7 (17.95%) JSP
8 7 (17.95%) Hibernate
8 7 (17.95%) Spring
8 7 (17.95%) Ajax
9 6 (15.38%) REST
9 6 (15.38%) Servlets
10 5 (12.82%) EJB
10 5 (12.82%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 5 (12.82%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.56%) Open Source
3 1 (2.56%) RIA
3 1 (2.56%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.56%) Linux
1 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
1 1 (2.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (23.08%) MVC
3 6 (15.38%) Unit Testing
3 6 (15.38%) OO
4 5 (12.82%) Mobile Application Development
5 4 (10.26%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (10.26%) Web Design
6 3 (7.69%) TDD
7 2 (5.13%) BDD
7 2 (5.13%) Validation
8 1 (2.56%) OOP
8 1 (2.56%) E-Commerce
8 1 (2.56%) Data Modelling
8 1 (2.56%) SOA
8 1 (2.56%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (2.56%) OO PHP
8 1 (2.56%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (2.56%) Waterfall
8 1 (2.56%) Performance Testing
8 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 18 (46.15%) C#
2 9 (23.08%) Java
2 9 (23.08%) PowerShell
3 8 (20.51%) PHP
4 7 (17.95%) SQL
5 3 (7.69%) Ruby
6 1 (2.56%) Perl
6 1 (2.56%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 6 (15.38%) Degree
1 6 (15.38%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (20.51%) Oracle
2 6 (15.38%) Sun
3 5 (12.82%) Adobe
4 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.56%) Perforce