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 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 17 11 18
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +7
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 12 31 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 5.66% 10.73% 7.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.00% 34.83% 28.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 21 10
Average daily rate £325 £370 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.16% +18.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £250 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £500 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £346 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.52% +6.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £37.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-12.16% +13.84%
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
60 89 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 28.30% 30.80% 28.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 50 38
Average daily rate £375 £380 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £528 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Average hourly rate £11.00 £19.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.10% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £35.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+7.04% -2.73%

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 28 April 2016.

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 28 April 2016, 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 18 (75.00%) Java
2 16 (66.67%) jQuery
3 15 (62.50%) HTML
4 12 (50.00%) Oracle
4 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (41.67%) Ajax
5 10 (41.67%) J2EE
6 9 (37.50%) SQL
6 9 (37.50%) CSS
7 8 (33.33%) Web Services
7 8 (33.33%) XML
7 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 8 (33.33%) Software Engineering
7 8 (33.33%) Spring
8 7 (29.17%) Maven
8 7 (29.17%) Unit Testing
8 7 (29.17%) HTML5
9 6 (25.00%) AngularJS
9 6 (25.00%) JUnit
9 6 (25.00%) Hibernate
9 6 (25.00%) Eclipse
9 6 (25.00%) Front End Development
10 5 (20.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (20.83%) SDLC
10 5 (20.83%) Sun
10 5 (20.83%) Sun Certification
10 5 (20.83%) Validation
10 5 (20.83%) XSLT
10 5 (20.83%) JSP
10 5 (20.83%) Servlets

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 2 (8.33%) IIS
2 1 (4.17%) JBoss
2 1 (4.17%) Node.js
2 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.17%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.17%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (16.67%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (4.17%) BigMachines
2 1 (4.17%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) SaaS
2 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.67%) DB2
3 3 (12.50%) MongoDB
4 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (4.17%) MySQL
5 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
5 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
5 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (29.17%) Maven
2 6 (25.00%) Eclipse
2 6 (25.00%) JUnit
3 5 (20.83%) Selenium
4 4 (16.67%) Lombardi
5 2 (8.33%) Subversion
5 2 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (4.17%) Ant
6 1 (4.17%) Gradle
6 1 (4.17%) JProfiler
6 1 (4.17%) TortoiseSVN
6 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
6 1 (4.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Advertising
2 1 (4.17%) Banking
2 1 (4.17%) Investment Banking
2 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (41.67%) Java Developer
3 6 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 6 (25.00%) J2EE Developer
3 6 (25.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 5 (20.83%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (16.67%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 4 (16.67%) UI Developer
5 4 (16.67%) Web Developer
5 4 (16.67%) Web UI Developer
6 2 (8.33%) ASP Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Classic ASP Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Angular Developer
7 1 (4.17%) AWS Developer
7 1 (4.17%) DB2 Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Linux Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Mobile Developer
7 1 (4.17%) WordPress Developer
7 1 (4.17%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (66.67%) jQuery
2 15 (62.50%) HTML
3 10 (41.67%) Ajax
3 10 (41.67%) J2EE
4 9 (37.50%) CSS
5 8 (33.33%) Spring
5 8 (33.33%) Web Services
5 8 (33.33%) XML
6 7 (29.17%) HTML5
7 6 (25.00%) AngularJS
7 6 (25.00%) Hibernate
8 5 (20.83%) JSP
8 5 (20.83%) Servlets
8 5 (20.83%) Struts
8 5 (20.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (20.83%) XSLT
9 4 (16.67%) .NET
9 4 (16.67%) SOAP
10 3 (12.50%) CSS3
10 3 (12.50%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Computer Science
2 4 (16.67%) User Experience
3 1 (4.17%) Augmented Reality
3 1 (4.17%) Digital Media
3 1 (4.17%) EPoS
3 1 (4.17%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (4.17%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 7 (29.17%) Unit Testing
4 6 (25.00%) Front End Development
5 5 (20.83%) SDLC
5 5 (20.83%) Validation
6 4 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (16.67%) Scrum
7 2 (8.33%) CRM
7 2 (8.33%) MVC
7 2 (8.33%) Web Development
8 1 (4.17%) B2B
8 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (4.17%) Data Modelling
8 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce
8 1 (4.17%) ERP
8 1 (4.17%) Open Source
8 1 (4.17%) TDD
8 1 (4.17%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 18 (75.00%) Java
2 9 (37.50%) SQL
3 4 (16.67%) XPath
3 4 (16.67%) XQuery
4 3 (12.50%) PHP
5 2 (8.33%) C#
5 2 (8.33%) VBScript
6 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
6 1 (4.17%) Python
6 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Degree
1 5 (20.83%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 12 (50.00%) Oracle
2 5 (20.83%) Sun
3 4 (16.67%) Adobe
3 4 (16.67%) IBM
4 1 (4.17%) Perforce
4 1 (4.17%) Siebel