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 11 December 2016 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 5 3 14
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +11
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 62 66 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 17.22% 22.68% 8.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.24% 45.52% 27.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 61 26
Median daily rate £445 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.11% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £280 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £520 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.25 £29.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+16.10% -9.23%
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
205 145 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 56.94% 49.83% 32.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 118 100
Median daily rate £475 £415 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.45% -2.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £225 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £609 £520 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 3
Median hourly rate £20.65 £55.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.46% +139.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.75 £46.00 £19.87
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £55.45 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +6.29%

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 11 December 2016.

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 11 December 2016, 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 99 (61.88%) AngularJS
2 89 (55.63%) HTML
3 85 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
4 81 (50.63%) Java
5 68 (42.50%) CSS
6 63 (39.38%) JSON
7 55 (34.38%) Amazon AWS
7 55 (34.38%) Scrum
7 55 (34.38%) Spring
8 49 (30.63%) SQL
9 48 (30.00%) MongoDB
10 45 (28.13%) RESTful
11 44 (27.50%) Kanban
11 44 (27.50%) TDD
12 43 (26.88%) Maven
13 42 (26.25%) PHP
13 42 (26.25%) Cloud Computing
14 41 (25.63%) Web Development
15 39 (24.38%) Node.js
15 39 (24.38%) HTML5
16 38 (23.75%) Elasticsearch
17 37 (23.13%) JUnit
17 37 (23.13%) J2EE
17 37 (23.13%) Tomcat
18 34 (21.25%) Continuous Integration
19 32 (20.00%) GitHub
19 32 (20.00%) JMS
19 32 (20.00%) Web Services
20 30 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
21 29 (18.13%) NoSQL

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 38 (23.75%) Elasticsearch
2 37 (23.13%) Tomcat
3 12 (7.50%) nginx
4 10 (6.25%) Apache Solr
5 9 (5.63%) Apache
6 8 (5.00%) Jetty
7 4 (2.50%) Drupal
7 4 (2.50%) WordPress
8 3 (1.88%) Oracle Service Bus
9 2 (1.25%) CMS
9 2 (1.25%) ColdFusion
9 2 (1.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.63%) ArcGIS
10 1 (0.63%) IIS
10 1 (0.63%) JBoss
10 1 (0.63%) Perch
10 1 (0.63%) SilverStripe
10 1 (0.63%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.63%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.63%) WildFly
Applications
1 2 (1.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 20 (12.50%) Magento
2 2 (1.25%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 55 (34.38%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (26.25%) Cloud Computing
3 32 (20.00%) GitHub
4 30 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
5 14 (8.75%) PaaS
6 5 (3.13%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (2.50%) Heroku
8 1 (0.63%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 1 (0.63%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.25%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (30.00%) MongoDB
2 29 (18.13%) NoSQL
3 23 (14.38%) Couchbase
4 10 (6.25%) MySQL
5 8 (5.00%) SQL Server
6 6 (3.75%) Relational Database
7 5 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (2.50%) Oracle Database
9 3 (1.88%) Big Data
10 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 43 (26.88%) Maven
2 37 (23.13%) JUnit
3 28 (17.50%) Cucumber
3 28 (17.50%) Mockito
4 25 (15.63%) Git (software)
5 23 (14.38%) Jenkins
5 23 (14.38%) Spock
6 21 (13.13%) Gradle
7 12 (7.50%) Selenium
7 12 (7.50%) Subversion
8 11 (6.88%) TeamCity
9 4 (2.50%) JIRA
9 4 (2.50%) Vagrant
10 3 (1.88%) Ant
10 3 (1.88%) GitLab
10 3 (1.88%) PHPUnit
11 1 (0.63%) Jasmine
11 1 (0.63%) MSTest
11 1 (0.63%) Protractor
11 1 (0.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 28 (17.50%) Publishing
2 8 (5.00%) Finance
3 4 (2.50%) Retail
4 3 (1.88%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.88%) Marketing
5 1 (0.63%) Advertising
5 1 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 148 (92.50%) Developer
2 67 (41.88%) Java Developer
3 41 (25.63%) JavaScript Developer
4 34 (21.25%) Web Developer
5 31 (19.38%) AWS Developer
6 30 (18.75%) PHP Developer
7 23 (14.38%) Agile Developer
7 23 (14.38%) HTML Developer
8 19 (11.88%) Node.js Developer
9 18 (11.25%) Magento Developer
10 17 (10.63%) PHP Magento Developer
11 16 (10.00%) HTML CSS Developer
12 13 (8.13%) PHP Web Developer
13 12 (7.50%) Angular Developer
13 12 (7.50%) E-Commerce Developer
13 12 (7.50%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
13 12 (7.50%) MongoDB Developer
14 10 (6.25%) Agile Java Developer
14 10 (6.25%) Software Engineer
15 9 (5.63%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (61.88%) AngularJS
2 89 (55.63%) HTML
3 68 (42.50%) CSS
4 63 (39.38%) JSON
5 55 (34.38%) Spring
6 45 (28.13%) RESTful
7 39 (24.38%) HTML5
7 39 (24.38%) Node.js
8 37 (23.13%) J2EE
9 32 (20.00%) JMS
9 32 (20.00%) Web Services
10 24 (15.00%) CSS3
11 22 (13.75%) XML
12 18 (11.25%) .NET
13 17 (10.63%) Sass
13 17 (10.63%) XSLT
14 15 (9.38%) jQuery
15 12 (7.50%) React
16 10 (6.25%) Lucene
17 8 (5.00%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 6 (3.75%) Data Structures
2 3 (1.88%) Data Integration
3 2 (1.25%) Animation
3 2 (1.25%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.25%) Data Centre
3 2 (1.25%) Digital Media
3 2 (1.25%) Fintech
4 1 (0.63%) CMDB
4 1 (0.63%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.63%) Semantic Web
4 1 (0.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (8.75%) Linux
2 2 (1.25%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (34.38%) Scrum
3 44 (27.50%) Kanban
3 44 (27.50%) TDD
4 41 (25.63%) Web Development
5 34 (21.25%) Continuous Integration
6 26 (16.25%) Open Source
7 25 (15.63%) E-Commerce
8 17 (10.63%) Automation Testing
9 16 (10.00%) API Development
10 15 (9.38%) Continuous Delivery
10 15 (9.38%) Pair Programming
11 14 (8.75%) BDD
11 14 (8.75%) Microservices
11 14 (8.75%) MVC
12 13 (8.13%) Front End Development
12 13 (8.13%) Multithreading
12 13 (8.13%) Software Engineering
12 13 (8.13%) Web Application Development
13 11 (6.88%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 81 (50.63%) Java
2 49 (30.63%) SQL
3 42 (26.25%) PHP
4 24 (15.00%) Python
4 24 (15.00%) Scala
5 14 (8.75%) C#
6 11 (6.88%) Ruby
7 9 (5.63%) Bash Shell
7 9 (5.63%) C++
8 4 (2.50%) XPath
9 2 (1.25%) CFML
9 2 (1.25%) Perl
10 1 (0.63%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (1.25%) Degree
2 1 (0.63%) ISEB
2 1 (0.63%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.88%) QA
System Software
1 23 (14.38%) Docker
2 4 (2.50%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (3.13%) Ansible
2 2 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.25%) Puppet
3 1 (0.63%) WMI
Vendors
1 8 (5.00%) Oracle
2 3 (1.88%) Telerik
3 2 (1.25%) Zend
4 1 (0.63%) BMC
4 1 (0.63%) CA
4 1 (0.63%) Ensighten
4 1 (0.63%) Google
4 1 (0.63%) HEAT Software
4 1 (0.63%) HP
4 1 (0.63%) SAP
4 1 (0.63%) ServiceNow
4 1 (0.63%) Sitecore
4 1 (0.63%) VMware
4 1 (0.63%) Xamarin