The table below looks at the statistics 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 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 22 10 24
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +14
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 10 23 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 3.66% 11.22% 4.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.13% 38.98% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 18 4
Average daily rate
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£270 £325 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.92% +30.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £301
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.75 £32.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+13.07% -4.41%
JavaScript
Northamptonshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Northampton region.

Programming Languages Category
Northampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
62 59 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 22.71% 28.78% 28.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 43 9
Average daily rate £338 £338 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +35.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015, 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 26 (65.00%) CSS
2 24 (60.00%) HTML
3 18 (45.00%) Java
4 17 (42.50%) Backbone.js
4 17 (42.50%) LESS
5 16 (40.00%) Ajax
6 15 (37.50%) JSON
6 15 (37.50%) HTML5
7 13 (32.50%) CSS3
7 13 (32.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 13 (32.50%) Marionette.js
8 12 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
10 8 (20.00%) Grunt
10 8 (20.00%) Bower
10 8 (20.00%) Git (software)
10 8 (20.00%) Finance
10 8 (20.00%) Web Design
11 7 (17.50%) Photoshop
11 7 (17.50%) Progressive Enhancement
11 7 (17.50%) Graceful Degradation
11 7 (17.50%) jQuery
12 6 (15.00%) JSP
12 6 (15.00%) MVC
12 6 (15.00%) Adobe
13 5 (12.50%) Scrum
13 5 (12.50%) Web Services
13 5 (12.50%) OO
13 5 (12.50%) SOA
13 5 (12.50%) Java EE

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 4 (10.00%) JBoss
1 4 (10.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (5.00%) WordPress
2 2 (5.00%) CMS
3 1 (2.50%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.50%) Drupal
3 1 (2.50%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.50%) Node.js
3 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.50%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 7 (17.50%) Photoshop
2 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.50%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (2.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) DNS
1 1 (2.50%) SSL
1 1 (2.50%) Internet
1 1 (2.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.50%) MySQL
3 1 (2.50%) MS Access
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.50%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 8 (20.00%) Grunt
1 8 (20.00%) Bower
2 4 (10.00%) JUnit
2 4 (10.00%) Subversion
3 3 (7.50%) Maven
3 3 (7.50%) Selenium
3 3 (7.50%) Cucumber
4 2 (5.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (5.00%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (2.50%) Jasmine
5 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.50%) WebDriver
5 1 (2.50%) Ant
General
1 8 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (90.00%) Developer
2 14 (35.00%) Java Developer
3 11 (27.50%) UI Developer
3 11 (27.50%) UI Programmer
4 4 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (7.50%) .NET Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Software Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Tester
6 2 (5.00%) Web Developer
6 2 (5.00%) PHP Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Automation Tester
6 2 (5.00%) Selenium Tester
7 1 (2.50%) Hybris Developer
7 1 (2.50%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (2.50%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (2.50%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) WordPress Developer
7 1 (2.50%) PHP Web Developer
7 1 (2.50%) SharePoint Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (65.00%) CSS
2 24 (60.00%) HTML
3 17 (42.50%) Backbone.js
3 17 (42.50%) LESS
4 16 (40.00%) Ajax
5 15 (37.50%) JSON
5 15 (37.50%) HTML5
6 13 (32.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 13 (32.50%) Marionette.js
6 13 (32.50%) CSS3
7 7 (17.50%) jQuery
8 6 (15.00%) JSP
9 5 (12.50%) Web Services
9 5 (12.50%) Spring
9 5 (12.50%) Java EE
9 5 (12.50%) REST
9 5 (12.50%) AngularJS
9 5 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
10 4 (10.00%) Sass
10 4 (10.00%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.00%) User Experience
2 2 (5.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (5.00%) iPhone
3 1 (2.50%) IVR
3 1 (2.50%) Data Extraction
3 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.50%) Windows
2 2 (5.00%) Linux
2 2 (5.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 8 (20.00%) Web Design
4 7 (17.50%) Graceful Degradation
4 7 (17.50%) Progressive Enhancement
5 6 (15.00%) MVC
6 5 (12.50%) Scrum
6 5 (12.50%) OO
6 5 (12.50%) SOA
7 4 (10.00%) SDLC
7 4 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
8 3 (7.50%) Change Management
9 2 (5.00%) E-Commerce
9 2 (5.00%) TDD
9 2 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (5.00%) Test Automation
9 2 (5.00%) Change Control
10 1 (2.50%) Test Strategy
10 1 (2.50%) DevOps
10 1 (2.50%) Data Centre Operations
Programming Languages
1 18 (45.00%) Java
2 3 (7.50%) C#
2 3 (7.50%) SQL
3 2 (5.00%) VBA
3 2 (5.00%) PHP
4 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.50%) Progress 4GL
4 1 (2.50%) PHP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (15.00%) Adobe
2 4 (10.00%) Oracle
3 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.50%) hybris
4 2 (5.00%) Google
5 1 (2.50%) F5
5 1 (2.50%) Progress
5 1 (2.50%) IBM
5 1 (2.50%) Sun