The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 6 3 28
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +25
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 39 68 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 12.66% 23.78% 4.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.35% 47.22% 13.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 65 7
Median daily rate £400 £430 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.97% +22.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £153 £325 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £14.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.25 £35.00 £32.25
% change year-on-year
-2.14% +8.52%

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

Programming Languages Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
167 144 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 54.22% 50.35% 36.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 132 95
Median daily rate £475 £450 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £284 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £550 £546
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 4
Median hourly rate £20.00 £55.00 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.63% +185.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £55.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.77 £55.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxford region citing JavaScript as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

JavaScript
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

JavaScript Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

JavaScript Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Oxford region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 66 (54.10%) HTML
2 63 (51.64%) AngularJS
3 62 (50.82%) Agile Software Development
4 60 (49.18%) CSS
5 50 (40.98%) Java
6 37 (30.33%) Scrum
6 37 (30.33%) Spring
7 35 (28.69%) Amazon AWS
8 34 (27.87%) TDD
8 34 (27.87%) JSON
8 34 (27.87%) PHP
8 34 (27.87%) SQL
9 33 (27.05%) MongoDB
9 33 (27.05%) Node.js
10 31 (25.41%) RESTful
10 31 (25.41%) Web Development
11 30 (24.59%) Maven
12 28 (22.95%) Git (software)
13 27 (22.13%) Elasticsearch
14 26 (21.31%) Kanban
15 25 (20.49%) HTML5
15 25 (20.49%) Web Services
16 24 (19.67%) Tomcat
17 23 (18.85%) J2EE
17 23 (18.85%) GitHub
18 22 (18.03%) NoSQL
18 22 (18.03%) Cloud Computing
19 21 (17.21%) JUnit
20 20 (16.39%) Publishing
21 19 (15.57%) JMS

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 27 (22.13%) Elasticsearch
2 24 (19.67%) Tomcat
3 12 (9.84%) nginx
4 10 (8.20%) Apache Solr
5 9 (7.38%) Apache
6 8 (6.56%) Jetty
7 3 (2.46%) Drupal
8 2 (1.64%) CMS
8 2 (1.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.82%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.82%) ArcGIS
9 1 (0.82%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.82%) GeoServer
9 1 (0.82%) IIS
9 1 (0.82%) Perch
9 1 (0.82%) SilverStripe
9 1 (0.82%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.82%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.82%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (1.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (12.30%) Magento
2 2 (1.64%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 35 (28.69%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (18.85%) GitHub
3 22 (18.03%) Cloud Computing
4 17 (13.93%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (4.10%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (3.28%) Heroku
7 3 (2.46%) PaaS
8 1 (0.82%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.64%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (27.05%) MongoDB
2 22 (18.03%) NoSQL
3 13 (10.66%) Couchbase
4 9 (7.38%) MySQL
5 6 (4.92%) SQL Server
6 3 (2.46%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.64%) Big Data
7 2 (1.64%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 30 (24.59%) Maven
2 28 (22.95%) Git (software)
3 21 (17.21%) JUnit
4 17 (13.93%) Mockito
5 16 (13.11%) Cucumber
5 16 (13.11%) Gradle
6 12 (9.84%) Jenkins
6 12 (9.84%) Spock
7 11 (9.02%) Selenium
7 11 (9.02%) Subversion
8 4 (3.28%) Bower
8 4 (3.28%) Grunt
8 4 (3.28%) JIRA
8 4 (3.28%) Vagrant
9 3 (2.46%) Ant
9 3 (2.46%) GitLab
9 3 (2.46%) PHPUnit
9 3 (2.46%) TeamCity
9 3 (2.46%) Yeoman
10 1 (0.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (16.39%) Publishing
2 8 (6.56%) Finance
3 1 (0.82%) Advertising
3 1 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (0.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 112 (91.80%) Developer
2 43 (35.25%) Java Developer
3 33 (27.05%) JavaScript Developer
4 25 (20.49%) PHP Developer
5 22 (18.03%) AWS Developer
6 18 (14.75%) Web Developer
7 17 (13.93%) Agile Developer
7 17 (13.93%) HTML Developer
8 13 (10.66%) Magento Developer
8 13 (10.66%) Node.js Developer
9 12 (9.84%) Angular Developer
9 12 (9.84%) PHP Magento Developer
10 11 (9.02%) HTML CSS Developer
10 11 (9.02%) MongoDB Developer
11 10 (8.20%) Agile Java Developer
11 10 (8.20%) Software Engineer
12 9 (7.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 9 (7.38%) Java Engineer
12 9 (7.38%) Java Software Developer
12 9 (7.38%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (54.10%) HTML
2 63 (51.64%) AngularJS
3 60 (49.18%) CSS
4 37 (30.33%) Spring
5 34 (27.87%) JSON
6 33 (27.05%) Node.js
7 31 (25.41%) RESTful
8 25 (20.49%) HTML5
8 25 (20.49%) Web Services
9 23 (18.85%) J2EE
10 19 (15.57%) JMS
11 18 (14.75%) .NET
12 17 (13.93%) CSS3
13 14 (11.48%) jQuery
14 13 (10.66%) React
15 12 (9.84%) Sass
16 11 (9.02%) XML
17 10 (8.20%) Lucene
18 9 (7.38%) Ember.js
19 8 (6.56%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.92%) Data Structures
2 2 (1.64%) Animation
2 2 (1.64%) Computer Science
2 2 (1.64%) Data Centre
2 2 (1.64%) Digital Media
2 2 (1.64%) Fintech
3 1 (0.82%) CMDB
3 1 (0.82%) Mobile App
3 1 (0.82%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 13 (10.66%) Linux
2 2 (1.64%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (50.82%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (30.33%) Scrum
3 34 (27.87%) TDD
4 31 (25.41%) Web Development
5 26 (21.31%) Kanban
6 19 (15.57%) Open Source
7 18 (14.75%) E-Commerce
8 17 (13.93%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (12.30%) Front End Development
10 13 (10.66%) Software Engineering
11 11 (9.02%) API Development
11 11 (9.02%) Automation Testing
11 11 (9.02%) MVC
12 10 (8.20%) BDD
12 10 (8.20%) Build Automation
13 9 (7.38%) Pair Programming
14 6 (4.92%) Multithreading
15 5 (4.10%) Code Coverage
15 5 (4.10%) Migration
15 5 (4.10%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 50 (40.98%) Java
2 34 (27.87%) PHP
2 34 (27.87%) SQL
3 17 (13.93%) Python
4 11 (9.02%) Ruby
4 11 (9.02%) Scala
5 10 (8.20%) Bash Shell
5 10 (8.20%) C#
6 9 (7.38%) C++
7 4 (3.28%) XPath
8 1 (0.82%) CFML
8 1 (0.82%) ES6
8 1 (0.82%) Perl
8 1 (0.82%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (1.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.46%) QA
System Software
1 13 (10.66%) Docker
2 4 (3.28%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (4.10%) Ansible
2 2 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.64%) Puppet
3 1 (0.82%) WMI
Vendors
1 4 (3.28%) Oracle
2 2 (1.64%) Telerik
2 2 (1.64%) Zend
3 1 (0.82%) BMC
3 1 (0.82%) CA
3 1 (0.82%) Ensighten
3 1 (0.82%) Google
3 1 (0.82%) HEAT Software
3 1 (0.82%) HP
3 1 (0.82%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.82%) SAP
3 1 (0.82%) ServiceNow
3 1 (0.82%) Sitecore
3 1 (0.82%) Xamarin
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago