The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Plymouth region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 19 18 18
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 9 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Plymouth 7.83% 1.89% 4.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.98% 15.38% 17.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 1
Average daily rate £463 - £238
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
JavaScript
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Plymouth region.

Programming Languages Category
Plymouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
82 13 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Plymouth 71.30% 12.26% 23.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 4 11
Average daily rate £375 £330 £299
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +10.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £345 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Average hourly rate £43.50 £47.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.42% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript across the Plymouth region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in Plymouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JavaScript across the Plymouth region.

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in Plymouth

JavaScript
Daily Rate Histogram in Plymouth

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript across the Plymouth region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

JavaScript Daily Rate Histogram in Plymouth

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Plymouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript across the Plymouth region.

JavaScript Hourly Rate Trend in Plymouth

JavaScript
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Plymouth 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 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
2 8 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (80.00%) Front End Development
3 7 (70.00%) Web Development
3 7 (70.00%) Subversion
4 2 (20.00%) HTML5
4 2 (20.00%) BDD
4 2 (20.00%) CSS3
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) TDD
4 2 (20.00%) jQuery
5 1 (10.00%) WordPress
5 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (10.00%) Ruby
5 1 (10.00%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (10.00%) MVC
5 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (10.00%) OO
5 1 (10.00%) CRM
5 1 (10.00%) PHP
5 1 (10.00%) MySQL
5 1 (10.00%) Laravel
5 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (10.00%) User Experience
5 1 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (10.00%) OpenCart
5 1 (10.00%) Node.js
5 1 (10.00%) Drupal

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Plymouth by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Plymouth 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 1 (10.00%) Drupal
1 1 (10.00%) Node.js
1 1 (10.00%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) OpenCart
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
1 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (70.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (80.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (30.00%) Senior Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Senior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (20.00%) Digital Developer
4 2 (20.00%) HTML CSS Developer
4 2 (20.00%) HTML Developer
5 1 (10.00%) PHP Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
2 2 (20.00%) CSS3
2 2 (20.00%) HTML5
2 2 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (10.00%) Laravel
3 1 (10.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Front End Development
2 7 (70.00%) Web Development
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) BDD
3 2 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (10.00%) CRM
4 1 (10.00%) MVC
4 1 (10.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) PHP
1 1 (10.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland