The first table below looks at the demand for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 23 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 Northamptonshire 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 14 18 17
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 29 10 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 8.03% 4.29% 7.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.00% 23.26% 35.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 8 23
Average daily rate £313 £260 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.19% +4.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £26.75
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +30.84%
Programming Languages Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
100 43 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 27.70% 18.45% 22.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 25 62
Average daily rate £325 £300 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £111 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £419 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £16.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.45 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.14% +2.94%
JavaScript
East Midlands

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

JavaScript
Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

JavaScript Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

JavaScript Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

JavaScript
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +1 16 £313 +20.19% 10
Daventry - 4 £300 - 1
Kettering - - - -
Brackley - - - - 1
Corby - - - - 2
JavaScript
East Midlands

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 21 (52.50%) HTML
2 18 (45.00%) C#
2 18 (45.00%) SQL Server
3 17 (42.50%) .NET
3 17 (42.50%) jQuery
4 15 (37.50%) Ajax
4 15 (37.50%) XML
4 15 (37.50%) MVC
5 14 (35.00%) CSS
6 12 (30.00%) ASP.NET
7 11 (27.50%) PHP
8 10 (25.00%) MySQL
8 10 (25.00%) SharePoint
9 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
9 9 (22.50%) Intranet
10 8 (20.00%) Apache
10 8 (20.00%) Visual Studio
10 8 (20.00%) HTML5
11 7 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (17.50%) Subversion
11 7 (17.50%) WCF
11 7 (17.50%) Symfony
11 7 (17.50%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (17.50%) RESTful
11 7 (17.50%) SQL Server 2008
11 7 (17.50%) Linux
11 7 (17.50%) E-Commerce
11 7 (17.50%) Rackspace
12 6 (15.00%) SharePoint 2013
12 6 (15.00%) Rackspace Cloud

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 10 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 8 (20.00%) Apache
3 6 (15.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (10.00%) IIS
4 4 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (7.50%) CMS
6 2 (5.00%) WordPress
7 1 (2.50%) ExpressionEngine
7 1 (2.50%) DNN
7 1 (2.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (10.00%) InfoPath
2 2 (5.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.00%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (22.50%) Intranet
2 4 (10.00%) SSH
2 4 (10.00%) SSL
3 1 (2.50%) Extranet
3 1 (2.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (45.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (25.00%) MySQL
3 7 (17.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (10.00%) MongoDB
6 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 7 (17.50%) Subversion
3 3 (7.50%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.50%) Jasmine
4 1 (2.50%) PhoneGap
4 1 (2.50%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.50%) JUnit
4 1 (2.50%) Flash Builder
4 1 (2.50%) Moq
Job Titles
1 34 (85.00%) Developer
2 11 (27.50%) .NET Developer
3 10 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 10 (25.00%) SharePoint Developer
4 8 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 8 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 8 (20.00%) C# Developer
5 5 (12.50%) PHP Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Administrator
6 4 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (7.50%) Front-End Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Java Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Web Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Analyst Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Analyst
9 1 (2.50%) PHP Magento Developer
9 1 (2.50%) OO PHP Developer
9 1 (2.50%) Architect
9 1 (2.50%) Solutions Architect
9 1 (2.50%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (52.50%) HTML
2 17 (42.50%) .NET
2 17 (42.50%) jQuery
3 15 (37.50%) Ajax
3 15 (37.50%) XML
4 14 (35.00%) CSS
5 12 (30.00%) ASP.NET
6 8 (20.00%) HTML5
7 7 (17.50%) WCF
7 7 (17.50%) Symfony
7 7 (17.50%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (17.50%) RESTful
8 5 (12.50%) CSS3
8 5 (12.50%) .NET Framework
8 5 (12.50%) JSON
9 4 (10.00%) Spring
9 4 (10.00%) CakePHP
9 4 (10.00%) Hibernate
9 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (7.50%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.00%) Open Source
1 2 (5.00%) RIA
1 2 (5.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.50%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.50%) Linux
2 4 (10.00%) CentOS
2 4 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (7.50%) Windows
4 1 (2.50%) Android
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (37.50%) MVC
2 7 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (17.50%) E-Commerce
3 5 (12.50%) OOP
4 3 (7.50%) SEO
5 2 (5.00%) Web Design
5 2 (5.00%) TDD
5 2 (5.00%) Data Migration
5 2 (5.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (5.00%) OO
5 2 (5.00%) Migration
5 2 (5.00%) Extreme Programming
5 2 (5.00%) Project Management
5 2 (5.00%) BDD
5 2 (5.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (5.00%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (5.00%) Agile Project Management
6 1 (2.50%) OO PHP
6 1 (2.50%) Data Modelling
6 1 (2.50%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 18 (45.00%) C#
2 11 (27.50%) PHP
3 5 (12.50%) SQL
3 5 (12.50%) C++
3 5 (12.50%) Java
4 4 (10.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.50%) Perl
5 1 (2.50%) VB
5 1 (2.50%) ActionScript
5 1 (2.50%) PHP5
5 1 (2.50%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.50%) Sun Certification
1 1 (2.50%) MCSE
1 1 (2.50%) MCSD
1 1 (2.50%) Degree
1 1 (2.50%) MCTS
1 1 (2.50%) MCITP
1 1 (2.50%) MCPD
Vendors
1 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (17.50%) Rackspace
3 3 (7.50%) Oracle
4 1 (2.50%) Adobe
4 1 (2.50%) Sun
4 1 (2.50%) Perforce
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