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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 3 28 15
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -13
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 66 15 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 23.91% 4.16% 6.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 44.30% 11.90% 24.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 4 8
Average daily rate £425 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £291 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £368 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £14.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
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
149 126 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 53.99% 34.90% 26.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 91 34
Average daily rate £425 £403 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.59% +23.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £281 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £518 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £14.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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 13 February 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 13 February 2016, 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 72 (53.73%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (50.00%) Node.js
3 65 (48.51%) HTML
4 63 (47.01%) CSS
5 51 (38.06%) E-Commerce
6 47 (35.07%) Amazon AWS
7 44 (32.84%) Publishing
8 43 (32.09%) AngularJS
9 42 (31.34%) PHP
10 36 (26.87%) TDD
11 35 (26.12%) Magento
12 34 (25.37%) BDD
12 34 (25.37%) Java
13 32 (23.88%) NoSQL
14 27 (20.15%) GitHub
14 27 (20.15%) Web Services
15 26 (19.40%) HTML5
16 25 (18.66%) Open Source
16 25 (18.66%) Analytics
17 24 (17.91%) MVC
18 23 (17.16%) Selenium
19 21 (15.67%) jQuery
20 20 (14.93%) Python
21 19 (14.18%) Continuous Integration
21 19 (14.18%) Docker
22 18 (13.43%) Degree
22 18 (13.43%) Cucumber
22 18 (13.43%) MongoDB
22 18 (13.43%) .NET
23 17 (12.69%) Scrum

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 67 (50.00%) Node.js
2 16 (11.94%) WebLogic
2 16 (11.94%) WebSphere
3 12 (8.96%) IIS
4 10 (7.46%) Apache
4 10 (7.46%) Tomcat
5 5 (3.73%) Apache Solr
6 2 (1.49%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.75%) Confluence
7 1 (0.75%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.75%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (2.99%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 35 (26.12%) Magento
2 1 (0.75%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 47 (35.07%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (20.15%) GitHub
3 16 (11.94%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (7.46%) Adobe Analytics
5 8 (5.97%) Amazon EC2
5 8 (5.97%) Google Analytics
6 5 (3.73%) Google Tag Manager
7 1 (0.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.48%) Intranet
2 3 (2.24%) HTTP
3 1 (0.75%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (23.88%) NoSQL
2 18 (13.43%) MongoDB
3 16 (11.94%) Big Data
3 16 (11.94%) Hadoop
4 14 (10.45%) Relational Database
5 13 (9.70%) SQL Server
6 12 (8.96%) MySQL
7 9 (6.72%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (6.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (3.73%) OLAP
8 5 (3.73%) OLAP Cube
8 5 (3.73%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (3.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.75%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.75%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 23 (17.16%) Selenium
2 18 (13.43%) Cucumber
3 14 (10.45%) WebDriver
4 12 (8.96%) Git (software)
5 11 (8.21%) Subversion
6 4 (2.99%) Jenkins
7 3 (2.24%) Dreamweaver
8 2 (1.49%) PHPUnit
8 2 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.49%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.75%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.75%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.75%) Grunt
9 1 (0.75%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.75%) JIRA
9 1 (0.75%) JUnit
9 1 (0.75%) Mockito
9 1 (0.75%) QUnit
9 1 (0.75%) Sinon.JS
9 1 (0.75%) Vagrant
General
1 44 (32.84%) Publishing
2 9 (6.72%) Marketing
3 3 (2.24%) Multimedia
4 2 (1.49%) Finance
5 1 (0.75%) Back Office
5 1 (0.75%) Banking
5 1 (0.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 94 (70.15%) Developer
2 33 (24.63%) JavaScript Developer
3 25 (18.66%) Web Developer
4 21 (15.67%) PHP Developer
5 18 (13.43%) Automation Engineer
5 18 (13.43%) Test Automation Engineer
5 18 (13.43%) Test Engineer
6 17 (12.69%) JavaScript Engineer
7 16 (11.94%) Architect
7 16 (11.94%) Big Data Architect
7 16 (11.94%) Cloud Solutions Architect
7 16 (11.94%) Data Architect
7 16 (11.94%) Node.js Developer
7 16 (11.94%) Solutions Architect
8 14 (10.45%) Analyst
8 14 (10.45%) E-Commerce Developer
9 12 (8.96%) HTML CSS Developer
9 12 (8.96%) HTML Developer
9 12 (8.96%) Lead Developer
9 12 (8.96%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (48.51%) HTML
2 63 (47.01%) CSS
3 43 (32.09%) AngularJS
4 27 (20.15%) Web Services
5 26 (19.40%) HTML5
6 21 (15.67%) jQuery
7 18 (13.43%) .NET
8 17 (12.69%) ASP.NET
8 17 (12.69%) J2EE
8 17 (12.69%) Sass
9 16 (11.94%) Natural Language Processing
10 15 (11.19%) CSS3
10 15 (11.19%) XML
11 14 (10.45%) Ajax
12 13 (9.70%) Spring
12 13 (9.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 11 (8.21%) RESTful
14 10 (7.46%) ASP.NET MVC
15 9 (6.72%) LESS
15 9 (6.72%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.69%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (11.94%) Algorithms
3 10 (7.46%) N-Tier
4 4 (2.99%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.24%) User Experience
6 2 (1.49%) e-Learning
6 2 (1.49%) Web 2.0
7 1 (0.75%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.75%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 17 (12.69%) Linux
2 11 (8.21%) Windows
3 8 (5.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (5.97%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.49%) CentOS
5 1 (0.75%) Solaris
5 1 (0.75%) Unix
5 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (53.73%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (38.06%) E-Commerce
3 36 (26.87%) TDD
4 34 (25.37%) BDD
5 25 (18.66%) Analytics
5 25 (18.66%) Open Source
6 24 (17.91%) MVC
7 19 (14.18%) Continuous Integration
8 17 (12.69%) Scrum
8 17 (12.69%) Web Development
9 16 (11.94%) Content Enrichment
9 16 (11.94%) Content Management
9 16 (11.94%) Data Analysis
9 16 (11.94%) Data Analytics
9 16 (11.94%) Data Modelling
9 16 (11.94%) Enterprise Architecture
9 16 (11.94%) Machine Learning
9 16 (11.94%) TOGAF
9 16 (11.94%) Waterfall
9 16 (11.94%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 42 (31.34%) PHP
2 34 (25.37%) Java
3 20 (14.93%) Python
4 16 (11.94%) C#
5 11 (8.21%) SQL
6 9 (6.72%) T-SQL
7 3 (2.24%) Scala
8 2 (1.49%) Perl
9 1 (0.75%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.75%) C
9 1 (0.75%) PHP 5
9 1 (0.75%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.75%) VB
9 1 (0.75%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.75%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (13.43%) Degree
2 5 (3.73%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.99%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.75%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.75%) ISEB
5 1 (0.75%) LPIC
5 1 (0.75%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.99%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 19 (14.18%) Docker
2 5 (3.73%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.49%) Puppet
2 1 (0.75%) Nagios
2 1 (0.75%) Packer
Vendors
1 14 (10.45%) Google
2 11 (8.21%) Adobe
3 9 (6.72%) Red Hat
4 6 (4.48%) IBM
4 6 (4.48%) Microsoft
5 5 (3.73%) VMware
6 4 (2.99%) Oracle
7 2 (1.49%) WorldPay
8 1 (0.75%) Progress
8 1 (0.75%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.75%) SAP
8 1 (0.75%) Twitter
8 1 (0.75%) Zend
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