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 4 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 24 12 27
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +15
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 23 20 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 6.08% 8.30% 3.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.44% 26.32% 11.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 17 2
Average daily rate
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£275 £280 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.78% -13.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £14.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
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
149 76 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 39.42% 31.54% 25.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 50 27
Average daily rate £408 £300 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.83% -10.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £198 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £428 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Average hourly rate £30.00 £42.50 £12.09
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.41% +251.53%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.20 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.55% +3.42%

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 4 May 2015.

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 4 May 2015, 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 29 (76.32%) HTML
2 27 (71.05%) CSS
3 15 (39.47%) AngularJS
4 14 (36.84%) PHP
5 13 (34.21%) .NET
5 13 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (28.95%) jQuery
6 11 (28.95%) Java
6 11 (28.95%) C#
6 11 (28.95%) CSS3
7 10 (26.32%) HTML5
8 9 (23.68%) SQL
9 8 (21.05%) OO
9 8 (21.05%) Linux
10 7 (18.42%) CMS
10 7 (18.42%) RESTful
10 7 (18.42%) TDD
10 7 (18.42%) Web Development
10 7 (18.42%) Node.js
11 6 (15.79%) Backbone.js
11 6 (15.79%) Software Engineering
11 6 (15.79%) Scrum
11 6 (15.79%) MySQL
12 5 (13.16%) C++
12 5 (13.16%) Apache
12 5 (13.16%) .NET Framework
12 5 (13.16%) Content Management
12 5 (13.16%) Scala
12 5 (13.16%) Hadoop
12 5 (13.16%) Big Data

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 7 (18.42%) CMS
1 7 (18.42%) Node.js
2 5 (13.16%) Apache
3 4 (10.53%) Drupal
3 4 (10.53%) SharePoint
4 3 (7.89%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.63%) Apache Solr
5 1 (2.63%) Umbraco
5 1 (2.63%) Apache Pig
5 1 (2.63%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Photoshop
2 2 (5.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (2.63%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.63%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) Internet
2 1 (2.63%) DNS
2 1 (2.63%) SSL
2 1 (2.63%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.79%) MySQL
2 5 (13.16%) Hadoop
2 5 (13.16%) Big Data
3 4 (10.53%) MongoDB
3 4 (10.53%) NoSQL
4 2 (5.26%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
4 2 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.63%) MarkLogic
5 1 (2.63%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.26%) Jasmine
2 2 (5.26%) Grunt
2 2 (5.26%) Bower
2 2 (5.26%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.63%) FxCop
3 1 (2.63%) StyleCop
3 1 (2.63%) MSBuild
3 1 (2.63%) Axure RP
General
1 2 (5.26%) Retail
2 1 (2.63%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Games
2 1 (2.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (78.95%) Developer
2 7 (18.42%) Senior Developer
2 7 (18.42%) Front-End Developer
3 4 (10.53%) AWS Architect
3 4 (10.53%) Full Stack Developer
3 4 (10.53%) Senior Full Stack Developer
3 4 (10.53%) Big Data Architect
3 4 (10.53%) Senior Data Architect
3 4 (10.53%) Senior Architect
3 4 (10.53%) JavaScript Developer
3 4 (10.53%) Data Architect
3 4 (10.53%) Architect
4 3 (7.89%) Software Developer
4 3 (7.89%) Web Developer
4 3 (7.89%) Web Content Editor
4 3 (7.89%) Content Editor
4 3 (7.89%) Web Editor
5 2 (5.26%) CRM Developer
5 2 (5.26%) CRM Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (76.32%) HTML
2 27 (71.05%) CSS
3 15 (39.47%) AngularJS
4 13 (34.21%) .NET
5 11 (28.95%) jQuery
5 11 (28.95%) CSS3
6 10 (26.32%) HTML5
7 7 (18.42%) RESTful
8 6 (15.79%) Backbone.js
9 5 (13.16%) .NET Framework
9 5 (13.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (10.53%) Ember.js
10 4 (10.53%) JSON
10 4 (10.53%) XML
10 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET
10 4 (10.53%) LAMP
11 3 (7.89%) Web Services
11 3 (7.89%) Ajax
12 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (5.26%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) User Experience
2 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.26%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (2.63%) Mobile Games
3 1 (2.63%) Open Source
3 1 (2.63%) Graphic Design
3 1 (2.63%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.05%) Linux
2 3 (7.89%) Windows
3 2 (5.26%) UNIX
4 1 (2.63%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.63%) Android
4 1 (2.63%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (21.05%) OO
3 7 (18.42%) TDD
3 7 (18.42%) Web Development
4 6 (15.79%) Software Engineering
4 6 (15.79%) Scrum
5 5 (13.16%) Content Management
6 4 (10.53%) CRUD
6 4 (10.53%) Analytics
6 4 (10.53%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (10.53%) BDD
6 4 (10.53%) MVC
7 3 (7.89%) B2B
7 3 (7.89%) E-Commerce
7 3 (7.89%) CRM
8 2 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (5.26%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (5.26%) Automated Testing
8 2 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (5.26%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 14 (36.84%) PHP
2 11 (28.95%) Java
2 11 (28.95%) C#
3 9 (23.68%) SQL
4 5 (13.16%) C++
4 5 (13.16%) Scala
5 2 (5.26%) PowerShell
5 2 (5.26%) Perl
5 2 (5.26%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.26%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.63%) ActionScript
6 1 (2.63%) VBA
6 1 (2.63%) C
6 1 (2.63%) ActionScript 3.0
6 1 (2.63%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Varnish
Vendors
1 4 (10.53%) Twitter
2 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.89%) Adobe
3 1 (2.63%) Dell
3 1 (2.63%) Tableau
Oxford, Oxfordshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Infospectrum
Rate: £300-£350 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Oxford
Venturi
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 25 days ago