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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 11 3 7
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +4
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 9 18 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 7.89% 14.40% 11.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.50% 36.73% 28.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 11
Average daily rate
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£325 £425 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% +25.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £305 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £26.09 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.59 £34.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.60% -5.55%
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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
24 49 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 21.05% 39.20% 39.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 31 19
Average daily rate £325 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £260 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £454 £506
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 13
Average hourly rate £26.09 £45.00 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.02% +42.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

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 31 August 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 18 (78.26%) HTML
2 13 (56.52%) CSS
3 9 (39.13%) .NET
4 8 (34.78%) C#
4 8 (34.78%) OO
5 7 (30.43%) Linux
5 7 (30.43%) Perl
5 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET
5 7 (30.43%) Subversion
5 7 (30.43%) Git (software)
6 6 (26.09%) Drupal
6 6 (26.09%) jQuery
6 6 (26.09%) OO PHP
6 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
6 6 (26.09%) PHP
7 5 (21.74%) JSP
7 5 (21.74%) SC Cleared
7 5 (21.74%) Security Cleared
8 4 (17.39%) HTML5
8 4 (17.39%) CSS3
8 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
8 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
8 4 (17.39%) UNIX
8 4 (17.39%) MVC
8 4 (17.39%) .NET Framework
9 3 (13.04%) ISTQB
9 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
9 3 (13.04%) Knowledge Management
9 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (13.04%) Configuration Management

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 6 (26.09%) Drupal
2 2 (8.70%) Node.js
3 1 (4.35%) CMS
3 1 (4.35%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.70%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
1 2 (8.70%) SAN
2 1 (4.35%) Intranet
2 1 (4.35%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Subversion
1 7 (30.43%) Git (software)
2 3 (13.04%) Visual Studio
3 2 (8.70%) Rational Rose
3 2 (8.70%) Rational DOORS
General
1 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
1 2 (8.70%) Retail
2 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (69.57%) Developer
2 6 (26.09%) PHP Developer
2 6 (26.09%) Perl Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Software Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) .NET Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Test Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Java Developer
4 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Hybris Developer
5 1 (4.35%) AWS Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Test Specialist
5 1 (4.35%) Web Developer
5 1 (4.35%) C# Developer
5 1 (4.35%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.35%) UI Designer
5 1 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (78.26%) HTML
2 13 (56.52%) CSS
3 9 (39.13%) .NET
4 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET
5 6 (26.09%) jQuery
6 5 (21.74%) JSP
7 4 (17.39%) .NET Framework
7 4 (17.39%) HTML5
7 4 (17.39%) CSS3
8 3 (13.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (13.04%) Entity Framework
8 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (8.70%) REST
9 2 (8.70%) J2EE
9 2 (8.70%) Spring
9 2 (8.70%) Ajax
9 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (8.70%) KnockoutJS
10 1 (4.35%) Sass
10 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Linux
2 4 (17.39%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) OO
2 6 (26.09%) OO PHP
3 4 (17.39%) MVC
4 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
4 3 (13.04%) Knowledge Management
4 3 (13.04%) Configuration Management
4 3 (13.04%) Project Management
4 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce
4 3 (13.04%) Test Scripting
5 2 (8.70%) SDLC
5 2 (8.70%) UML
5 2 (8.70%) B2B
5 2 (8.70%) B2C
5 2 (8.70%) Mobile Commerce
5 2 (8.70%) Requirements Management
6 1 (4.35%) Web Development
6 1 (4.35%) Security Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Workflow
6 1 (4.35%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) C#
2 7 (30.43%) Perl
3 6 (26.09%) PHP
4 3 (13.04%) SQL
4 3 (13.04%) C++
5 2 (8.70%) Java
5 2 (8.70%) VBScript
5 2 (8.70%) C
6 1 (4.35%) Python
6 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
6 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) SC Cleared
1 5 (21.74%) Security Cleared
2 3 (13.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (13.04%) ISEB
2 3 (13.04%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.35%) MCITP
3 1 (4.35%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) HP
3 2 (8.70%) Citrix
3 2 (8.70%) hybris
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco
4 1 (4.35%) Adobe
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