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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 3 19 17
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -2
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 76 14 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 21.59% 6.48% 6.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 44.44% 18.67% 20.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 6 6
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£403 £388 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.87% +30.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £334 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £303
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.75 £30.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+20.49% -12.85%
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
171 75 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 48.58% 34.72% 32.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 44 34
Average daily rate £415 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.57% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £440 £544
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 £25.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+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 28 July 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 28 July 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 47 (49.47%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (47.37%) HTML
2 45 (47.37%) jQuery
3 39 (41.05%) CSS
4 38 (40.00%) SQL
5 35 (36.84%) AngularJS
6 34 (35.79%) TDD
7 32 (33.68%) PHP
7 32 (33.68%) XML
8 31 (32.63%) JSON
9 30 (31.58%) Node.js
10 26 (27.37%) Java
11 25 (26.32%) Web Development
11 25 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
12 24 (25.26%) Git (software)
12 24 (25.26%) HTML5
13 22 (23.16%) Scrum
14 21 (22.11%) MySQL
14 21 (22.11%) E-Commerce
14 21 (22.11%) Continuous Integration
15 20 (21.05%) .NET
15 20 (21.05%) Automated Testing
16 19 (20.00%) SDLC
17 18 (18.95%) SQL Server
17 18 (18.95%) Spring
18 17 (17.89%) BDD
18 17 (17.89%) CSS3
18 17 (17.89%) Oracle
19 16 (16.84%) XSLT
19 16 (16.84%) RESTful

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 30 (31.58%) Node.js
2 8 (8.42%) JBoss
2 8 (8.42%) SharePoint
3 7 (7.37%) CMS
3 7 (7.37%) Tomcat
3 7 (7.37%) Confluence
4 6 (6.32%) Drupal
5 5 (5.26%) Apache
6 2 (2.11%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (2.11%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.11%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.05%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.05%) Umbraco
7 1 (1.05%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.05%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.05%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (1.05%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 4 (4.21%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.16%) Photoshop
3 2 (2.11%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.05%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (1.05%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.05%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (7.37%) Magento
2 2 (2.11%) Adobe Campaign
2 2 (2.11%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.05%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 25 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (9.47%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 6 (6.32%) GitHub
4 5 (5.26%) Amazon SQS
4 5 (5.26%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.05%) Google Analytics
5 1 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.05%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (1.05%) SaaS
5 1 (1.05%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (1.05%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.42%) HTTP
2 4 (4.21%) Intranet
3 1 (1.05%) Internet
3 1 (1.05%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (22.11%) MySQL
2 18 (18.95%) SQL Server
3 10 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (9.47%) Redis
5 8 (8.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (8.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (8.42%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (8.42%) Relational Database
6 7 (7.37%) NoSQL
7 5 (5.26%) Big Data
8 3 (3.16%) MongoDB
8 3 (3.16%) OLAP
8 3 (3.16%) OLAP Cube
9 2 (2.11%) Oracle Database
9 2 (2.11%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (2.11%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (2.11%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (2.11%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (2.11%) Oracle BI EE
10 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 24 (25.26%) Git (software)
2 12 (12.63%) JUnit
3 10 (10.53%) Mockito
4 9 (9.47%) Visual Studio
5 8 (8.42%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (8.42%) JIRA
5 8 (8.42%) Jenkins
6 4 (4.21%) Grunt
6 4 (4.21%) Bower
7 3 (3.16%) Jasmine
8 2 (2.11%) Subversion
9 1 (1.05%) Bitbucket
9 1 (1.05%) Selenium
9 1 (1.05%) Axure RP
9 1 (1.05%) Mercurial
9 1 (1.05%) PHPUnit
9 1 (1.05%) Eclipse
9 1 (1.05%) Dreamweaver
General
1 6 (6.32%) Publishing
2 2 (2.11%) Finance
2 2 (2.11%) Retail
2 2 (2.11%) Marketing
3 1 (1.05%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.05%) Games
3 1 (1.05%) Banking
Job Titles
1 86 (90.53%) Developer
2 21 (22.11%) Java Developer
3 17 (17.89%) Web Developer
4 13 (13.68%) Front-End Developer
5 11 (11.58%) PHP Developer
5 11 (11.58%) JavaScript Developer
6 6 (6.32%) Senior Developer
7 5 (5.26%) Full Stack Developer
8 4 (4.21%) PHP Web Developer
8 4 (4.21%) Java Web Developer
8 4 (4.21%) Senior Java Developer
8 4 (4.21%) Software Engineer
8 4 (4.21%) SQL Developer
9 3 (3.16%) Software Developer
9 3 (3.16%) Analyst
9 3 (3.16%) Technical Leader
9 3 (3.16%) Magento Developer
9 3 (3.16%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 2 (2.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 2 (2.11%) Dynamics CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (47.37%) HTML
1 45 (47.37%) jQuery
2 39 (41.05%) CSS
3 35 (36.84%) AngularJS
4 32 (33.68%) XML
5 31 (32.63%) JSON
6 24 (25.26%) HTML5
7 20 (21.05%) .NET
8 18 (18.95%) Spring
9 17 (17.89%) CSS3
10 16 (16.84%) XSLT
10 16 (16.84%) RESTful
11 15 (15.79%) Web Services
12 14 (14.74%) ASP.NET
12 14 (14.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 12 (12.63%) Spring MVC
13 12 (12.63%) Hibernate
14 10 (10.53%) Sass
15 9 (9.47%) Ajax
16 8 (8.42%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.37%) Computer Science
2 6 (6.32%) Blog
2 6 (6.32%) User Experience
3 4 (4.21%) Semantic Web
4 2 (2.11%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (2.11%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.05%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.05%) Mobile Games
5 1 (1.05%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.37%) Windows
2 6 (6.32%) Linux
3 5 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.05%) UNIX
4 1 (1.05%) Android
4 1 (1.05%) CentOS
4 1 (1.05%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.05%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (49.47%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (35.79%) TDD
3 25 (26.32%) Web Development
4 22 (23.16%) Scrum
5 21 (22.11%) E-Commerce
5 21 (22.11%) Continuous Integration
6 20 (21.05%) Automated Testing
7 19 (20.00%) SDLC
8 17 (17.89%) BDD
9 14 (14.74%) Kanban
9 14 (14.74%) MVC
10 11 (11.58%) Pair Programming
11 10 (10.53%) Configuration Management
11 10 (10.53%) OO
11 10 (10.53%) Continuous Delivery
12 9 (9.47%) Software Engineering
13 8 (8.42%) Business Intelligence
14 7 (7.37%) Requirements Management
14 7 (7.37%) Open Source
14 7 (7.37%) Computer Security
Programming Languages
1 38 (40.00%) SQL
2 32 (33.68%) PHP
3 26 (27.37%) Java
4 10 (10.53%) C#
4 10 (10.53%) T-SQL
5 4 (4.21%) VB.NET
6 3 (3.16%) Perl
6 3 (3.16%) Python
7 2 (2.11%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.11%) C++
7 2 (2.11%) VBScript
7 2 (2.11%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.05%) ActionScript 3.0
8 1 (1.05%) ActionScript 2.0
8 1 (1.05%) CoffeeScript
8 1 (1.05%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.05%) XPath
8 1 (1.05%) PHP5
8 1 (1.05%) ActionScript
8 1 (1.05%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (8.42%) Degree
2 1 (1.05%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.05%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.16%) QA
System Software
1 8 (8.42%) Docker
2 1 (1.05%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 11 (11.58%) Puppet
2 10 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (8.42%) Ansible
4 1 (1.05%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 17 (17.89%) Oracle
2 7 (7.37%) Progress
3 6 (6.32%) Microsoft
4 5 (5.26%) Adobe
5 2 (2.11%) Aprimo
5 2 (2.11%) Tableau
5 2 (2.11%) Eloqua
6 1 (1.05%) IBM
6 1 (1.05%) Dell
6 1 (1.05%) Google
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