The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 13 13 14
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 20 18 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 8.26% 9.05% 7.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.73% 21.18% 20.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 9 7
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +12.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £227 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £375 £328
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £319 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.32% +3.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
JavaScript
Oxfordshire

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
88 85 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 36.36% 42.71% 35.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 52 43
Average daily rate £350 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £228 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 5
Average hourly rate £22.50 £27.50 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% +46.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 16 September 2014.

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 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 (51.43%) HTML
2 15 (42.86%) jQuery
3 14 (40.00%) MVC
4 12 (34.29%) .NET
5 11 (31.43%) CSS
6 10 (28.57%) SQL
6 10 (28.57%) C#
6 10 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (25.71%) Java
7 9 (25.71%) SQL Server
8 7 (20.00%) Visual Studio
8 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET
8 7 (20.00%) XML
8 7 (20.00%) TDD
8 7 (20.00%) Ajax
9 6 (17.14%) Subversion
9 6 (17.14%) Dynamics CRM
9 6 (17.14%) OOP
9 6 (17.14%) CRM
9 6 (17.14%) MySQL
9 6 (17.14%) PHP
9 6 (17.14%) Web Services
9 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
10 5 (14.29%) Spring
10 5 (14.29%) RESTful
11 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (11.43%) Dependency Injection
11 4 (11.43%) HTML5
11 4 (11.43%) BDD
11 4 (11.43%) SQL Server 2012

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 (11.43%) CMS
2 3 (8.57%) Apache
2 3 (8.57%) Node.js
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.71%) ColdFusion
3 2 (5.71%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.86%) Joomla!
4 1 (2.86%) Drupal
4 1 (2.86%) Alfresco
4 1 (2.86%) WordPress
4 1 (2.86%) Kentico
4 1 (2.86%) Magnolia
4 1 (2.86%) concrete5
4 1 (2.86%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (2.86%) Google Analytics
3 1 (2.86%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) RFID
1 1 (2.86%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (17.14%) MySQL
3 4 (11.43%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (5.71%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.86%) Couchbase
5 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.86%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.86%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 6 (17.14%) Subversion
3 2 (5.71%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.71%) Jasmine
4 1 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.86%) JIRA
4 1 (2.86%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (8.57%) Marketing
2 2 (5.71%) Finance
3 1 (2.86%) Banking
3 1 (2.86%) Retail
3 1 (2.86%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 25 (71.43%) Developer
2 4 (11.43%) Consultant
2 4 (11.43%) Front-End Developer
3 3 (8.57%) CRM Developer
3 3 (8.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (8.57%) Dynamics CRM Developer
3 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Consultant
3 3 (8.57%) Java Developer
3 3 (8.57%) C# Developer
3 3 (8.57%) PHP Developer
3 3 (8.57%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (5.71%) Team Leader
4 2 (5.71%) ColdFusion Developer
4 2 (5.71%) .NET Developer
4 2 (5.71%) Migration Consultant
4 2 (5.71%) Technical Leader
5 1 (2.86%) .NET Team Leader
5 1 (2.86%) Web Development Manager
5 1 (2.86%) Python Developer
5 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (51.43%) HTML
2 15 (42.86%) jQuery
3 12 (34.29%) .NET
4 11 (31.43%) CSS
5 7 (20.00%) Ajax
5 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 7 (20.00%) XML
6 6 (17.14%) Web Services
7 5 (14.29%) Spring
7 5 (14.29%) RESTful
8 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (11.43%) HTML5
8 4 (11.43%) LINQ
8 4 (11.43%) NHibernate
8 4 (11.43%) Spring MVC
8 4 (11.43%) Hibernate
8 4 (11.43%) J2EE
8 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 3 (8.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (8.57%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.86%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.86%) Clustering
2 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.86%) iPad
2 1 (2.86%) Kinect
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.71%) UNIX
1 2 (5.71%) Windows
1 2 (5.71%) Android
1 2 (5.71%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (40.00%) MVC
2 10 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (20.00%) TDD
4 6 (17.14%) OOP
4 6 (17.14%) CRM
5 4 (11.43%) OO
5 4 (11.43%) Migration
5 4 (11.43%) Extreme Programming
5 4 (11.43%) BDD
5 4 (11.43%) Dependency Injection
6 3 (8.57%) Workflow
7 2 (5.71%) E-Commerce
7 2 (5.71%) SOA
7 2 (5.71%) ETL
7 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (5.71%) Service Management
7 2 (5.71%) Scrum
7 2 (5.71%) Waterfall
7 2 (5.71%) Kanban
7 2 (5.71%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 10 (28.57%) C#
1 10 (28.57%) SQL
2 9 (25.71%) Java
3 6 (17.14%) PHP
4 3 (8.57%) Python
5 2 (5.71%) Shell Script
5 2 (5.71%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.71%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.86%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.86%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.71%) Facebook
2 2 (5.71%) Twitter
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle
3 1 (2.86%) Google
3 1 (2.86%) Zend
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