The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 10 - 14
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 8 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 10.67% - 1.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.78% - 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Average daily rate
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£333 - £240
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+5.38% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £38.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
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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 Portsmouth region.

Programming Languages Category
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
23 27 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 30.67% 33.33% 33.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 9 9
Average daily rate £325 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £215 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £498 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 5
Average hourly rate £39.00 £31.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.80% +5.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £34.06 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -2.70%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

JavaScript Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth 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 13 (76.47%) HTML
2 12 (70.59%) CSS
3 10 (58.82%) .NET
4 9 (52.94%) C#
4 9 (52.94%) jQuery
5 6 (35.29%) Ajax
5 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
5 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET
5 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
6 5 (29.41%) MVC
6 5 (29.41%) Linux
6 5 (29.41%) HTML5
6 5 (29.41%) CSS3
7 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
8 3 (17.65%) Tivoli Identity Manager
8 3 (17.65%) Shell Script
8 3 (17.65%) Scrum
8 3 (17.65%) Military
8 3 (17.65%) AWK
8 3 (17.65%) LDAP
8 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce
8 3 (17.65%) Eclipse
8 3 (17.65%) Web Services
8 3 (17.65%) XML
8 3 (17.65%) Windows
8 3 (17.65%) AIX
8 3 (17.65%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (17.65%) Visual Studio
8 3 (17.65%) SQL

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth 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 3 (17.65%) WebSphere Application Server
1 3 (17.65%) WebSphere
2 2 (11.76%) CMS
3 1 (5.88%) Confluence
3 1 (5.88%) Node.js
3 1 (5.88%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
2 3 (17.65%) LDAP
3 1 (5.88%) Intranet
3 1 (5.88%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) DB2
3 1 (5.88%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (5.88%) RavenDB
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.88%) DataStax
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Visual Studio
1 3 (17.65%) Eclipse
2 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (11.76%) SpecFlow
3 1 (5.88%) Bitbucket
3 1 (5.88%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (5.88%) JIRA
3 1 (5.88%) TeamCity
3 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (17.65%) Military
2 2 (11.76%) Aerospace
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Developer
2 5 (29.41%) .NET Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Security Specialist
3 3 (17.65%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Web Developer
4 2 (11.76%) C# Developer
4 2 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Operations Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Test Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Management Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Tester
5 1 (5.88%) Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Software Tester
5 1 (5.88%) Automation Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (5.88%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (76.47%) HTML
2 12 (70.59%) CSS
3 10 (58.82%) .NET
4 9 (52.94%) jQuery
5 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET
5 6 (35.29%) Ajax
6 5 (29.41%) CSS3
6 5 (29.41%) HTML5
7 3 (17.65%) .NET Framework
7 3 (17.65%) Web Services
7 3 (17.65%) XML
8 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (11.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 1 (5.88%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
9 1 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (5.88%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) PKI
2 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Linux
2 3 (17.65%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) AIX
3 2 (11.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) MVC
2 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (17.65%) Scrum
3 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce
4 2 (11.76%) Content Management
4 2 (11.76%) Web Development
4 2 (11.76%) Test Management
4 2 (11.76%) Process Management
5 1 (5.88%) Test Scripting
5 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.88%) Kanban
5 1 (5.88%) BDD
5 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.88%) Operations Management
5 1 (5.88%) Load Balancing
5 1 (5.88%) Security Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) C#
2 3 (17.65%) Java
2 3 (17.65%) Perl
2 3 (17.65%) SQL
2 3 (17.65%) Shell Script
2 3 (17.65%) AWK
3 2 (11.76%) C
3 2 (11.76%) VB.NET
4 1 (5.88%) VB
4 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
1 3 (17.65%) ISTQB
2 2 (11.76%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) VCP4
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.88%) MCITP
3 1 (5.88%) ISEB
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (5.88%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) IBM
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle
3 2 (11.76%) EPiServer
4 1 (5.88%) RedPrairie
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco
4 1 (5.88%) HP
4 1 (5.88%) Telerik
4 1 (5.88%) Endeca
4 1 (5.88%) Google