The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Norwich region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 18 5 6
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +1
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 3 15 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 2.68% 14.15% 16.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.79% 31.91% 46.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 14
Average daily rate
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£235 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.75 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+16.15% -7.14%
JavaScript
Norfolk

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

Programming Languages Category
Norwich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
19 47 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 16.96% 44.34% 36.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 30 32
Average daily rate £350 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £227 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £338 £324
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Average hourly rate £33.25 - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

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

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in Norwich

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

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in Norwich

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Norwich

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

JavaScript Hourly Rate Trend in Norwich

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norwich

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Norwich 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 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) Web Design
2 3 (60.00%) Web Development
2 3 (60.00%) Photoshop
2 3 (60.00%) User Experience
3 2 (40.00%) Web Accessibility
3 2 (40.00%) Graphic Design
3 2 (40.00%) Adobe After Effects
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) PHP
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (40.00%) Flash
4 1 (20.00%) Python
4 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (20.00%) UNIX
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) OO
4 1 (20.00%) Apache
4 1 (20.00%) MVC
4 1 (20.00%) CMS
4 1 (20.00%) Debian
4 1 (20.00%) Ruby
4 1 (20.00%) Ajax
4 1 (20.00%) Ubuntu
4 1 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) jQuery
4 1 (20.00%) Firebug

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Norwich 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%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (40.00%) Adobe After Effects
2 2 (40.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Firebug
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Web Developer
3 2 (40.00%) UX Designer
3 2 (40.00%) Designer
3 2 (40.00%) UI Designer
3 2 (40.00%) Web Designer
3 2 (40.00%) Photoshop Designer
4 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Front-End Web Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Python Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Django Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Python/Django Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) Flash
3 1 (20.00%) Ajax
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) Django
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) CSS3
3 1 (20.00%) WebKit
3 1 (20.00%) Backbone.js
3 1 (20.00%) Ember.js
3 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) User Experience
2 2 (40.00%) Graphic Design
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Debian
1 1 (20.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Web Design
1 3 (60.00%) Web Development
2 2 (40.00%) Web Accessibility
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) PHP
2 1 (20.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (20.00%) Ruby