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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 27 8 20
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +12
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 15 20 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 4.17% 11.83% 5.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.82% 40.82% 11.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 5
Average daily rate
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£350 £300 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £240 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £14.50 - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £32.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year
-7.07% -5.10%
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
117 49 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 32.50% 28.99% 46.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 31 64
Average daily rate £403 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.84% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Average hourly rate £14.50 - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.53 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.89% -4.21%

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
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 30 January 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 37 (69.81%) HTML
1 37 (69.81%) CSS
2 18 (33.96%) jQuery
3 17 (32.08%) TDD
3 17 (32.08%) Java
4 14 (26.42%) PHP
4 14 (26.42%) SQL
4 14 (26.42%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (24.53%) MVC
6 12 (22.64%) C#
6 12 (22.64%) Node.js
7 11 (20.75%) AngularJS
8 10 (18.87%) Analytics
8 10 (18.87%) CSS3
8 10 (18.87%) .NET
8 10 (18.87%) .NET Framework
9 9 (16.98%) Web Development
9 9 (16.98%) OO
9 9 (16.98%) HTML5
9 9 (16.98%) Twitter
10 8 (15.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 8 (15.09%) BDD
10 8 (15.09%) NoSQL
10 8 (15.09%) Linux
10 8 (15.09%) XML
10 8 (15.09%) Scrum
10 8 (15.09%) Ajax
11 7 (13.21%) Pentaho
11 7 (13.21%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (13.21%) Apache

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 12 (22.64%) Node.js
2 7 (13.21%) Apache
3 6 (11.32%) CMS
4 3 (5.66%) Alfresco
4 3 (5.66%) TeamSite
5 2 (3.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (3.77%) Apache Pig
6 1 (1.89%) Joomla!
6 1 (1.89%) Drupal
6 1 (1.89%) WordPress
6 1 (1.89%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.89%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (11.32%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.89%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (3.77%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (1.89%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.66%) Internet
2 1 (1.89%) SSL
2 1 (1.89%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.09%) NoSQL
2 7 (13.21%) Pentaho
2 7 (13.21%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (13.21%) Hadoop
2 7 (13.21%) Big Data
3 5 (9.43%) MongoDB
4 4 (7.55%) MySQL
5 2 (3.77%) Apache Hive
5 2 (3.77%) SQL Server
5 2 (3.77%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.89%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 6 (11.32%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.66%) Subversion
3 2 (3.77%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.89%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (1.89%) FxCop
4 1 (1.89%) StyleCop
4 1 (1.89%) MSBuild
General
1 2 (3.77%) Finance
1 2 (3.77%) Publishing
2 1 (1.89%) Marketing
2 1 (1.89%) Banking
2 1 (1.89%) Financial Institution
2 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (75.47%) Developer
2 7 (13.21%) Senior Developer
3 5 (9.43%) Data Architect
3 5 (9.43%) Architect
3 5 (9.43%) Senior Data Architect
3 5 (9.43%) Senior Architect
3 5 (9.43%) Big Data Architect
4 4 (7.55%) Consultant
4 4 (7.55%) Front-End Developer
4 4 (7.55%) .NET Developer
4 4 (7.55%) PHP Developer
5 3 (5.66%) Business Consultant
5 3 (5.66%) Java Developer
6 2 (3.77%) UI Programmer
6 2 (3.77%) Python/Django Developer
6 2 (3.77%) Big Data Developer
6 2 (3.77%) Software Developer
6 2 (3.77%) Software Engineer
6 2 (3.77%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 2 (3.77%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (69.81%) HTML
1 37 (69.81%) CSS
2 18 (33.96%) jQuery
3 11 (20.75%) AngularJS
4 10 (18.87%) CSS3
4 10 (18.87%) .NET
4 10 (18.87%) .NET Framework
5 9 (16.98%) HTML5
6 8 (15.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 8 (15.09%) XML
6 8 (15.09%) Ajax
7 7 (13.21%) Backbone.js
8 6 (11.32%) RESTful
9 5 (9.43%) XHTML
9 5 (9.43%) Ember.js
10 4 (7.55%) J2EE
10 4 (7.55%) LAMP
10 4 (7.55%) Spring MVC
10 4 (7.55%) Django
10 4 (7.55%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) Data Integration
2 3 (5.66%) W3C
3 1 (1.89%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.89%) Clustering
3 1 (1.89%) User Experience
3 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.09%) Linux
2 3 (5.66%) UNIX
3 1 (1.89%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (32.08%) TDD
2 14 (26.42%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (24.53%) MVC
4 10 (18.87%) Analytics
5 9 (16.98%) Web Development
5 9 (16.98%) OO
6 8 (15.09%) BDD
6 8 (15.09%) Scrum
7 7 (13.21%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (13.21%) ETL
8 6 (11.32%) Software Engineering
9 5 (9.43%) Content Management
9 5 (9.43%) Business Analytics
10 4 (7.55%) Responsive Web Design
10 4 (7.55%) Extreme Programming
11 3 (5.66%) SOA
11 3 (5.66%) MVVM
12 2 (3.77%) Change Control
12 2 (3.77%) MapReduce
12 2 (3.77%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 17 (32.08%) Java
2 14 (26.42%) PHP
2 14 (26.42%) SQL
3 12 (22.64%) C#
4 7 (13.21%) Scala
5 6 (11.32%) C++
6 4 (7.55%) Python
7 2 (3.77%) ABAP
7 2 (3.77%) Shell Script
7 2 (3.77%) SAPscript
8 1 (1.89%) Perl
8 1 (1.89%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (3.77%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.77%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 9 (16.98%) Twitter
2 4 (7.55%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.66%) Adobe
3 3 (5.66%) Interwoven
3 3 (5.66%) Sencha
4 2 (3.77%) SAP
4 2 (3.77%) Oracle
5 1 (1.89%) Google
5 1 (1.89%) Facebook
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