The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 21 9 11
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +2
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 2 4 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 2.17% 8.16% 12.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.67% 18.18% 29.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 12
Average daily rate
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£388 £228 £374
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+70.32% -39.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £203 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £281 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £318 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.29% +0.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.86 £36.00 £29.25
% change year-on-year
-5.93% +23.07%
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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 Preston region.

Programming Languages Category
Preston
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
30 22 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 32.61% 44.90% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 16 41
Average daily rate £368 £235 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.38% -41.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £182 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £318 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £33.34 £10.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+233.40% -69.23%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in Preston

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

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in Preston

JavaScript
Daily Rate Histogram in Preston

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript across the Preston region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

JavaScript Daily Rate Histogram in Preston

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Preston

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

JavaScript Hourly Rate Trend in Preston

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Preston 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 6 (85.71%) Scrum
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) TDD
2 5 (71.43%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) CSS
3 4 (57.14%) C#
3 4 (57.14%) HTML
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 4 (57.14%) J2EE
3 4 (57.14%) Spring
3 4 (57.14%) WebSphere
3 4 (57.14%) Scala
3 4 (57.14%) Hibernate
3 4 (57.14%) HTML5
3 4 (57.14%) BDD
4 3 (42.86%) CSS3
4 3 (42.86%) Adobe CQ
4 3 (42.86%) Big Data
4 3 (42.86%) Escenic
4 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
4 3 (42.86%) jQuery
4 3 (42.86%) Hadoop
4 3 (42.86%) QA
4 3 (42.86%) JSF
4 3 (42.86%) Ajax
4 3 (42.86%) Ruby on Rails
4 3 (42.86%) Finance
4 3 (42.86%) CMS
4 3 (42.86%) LAMP

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Preston 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 4 (57.14%) WebSphere
2 3 (42.86%) Adobe CQ
2 3 (42.86%) Escenic
2 3 (42.86%) CMS
2 3 (42.86%) WebLogic
2 3 (42.86%) Tomcat
2 3 (42.86%) MQSeries
3 1 (14.29%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (14.29%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) Big Data
2 3 (42.86%) Hadoop
2 3 (42.86%) MySQL
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) Java Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Senior Programmer
3 3 (42.86%) Senior Java Programmer
3 3 (42.86%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (42.86%) Java Programmer
3 3 (42.86%) Senior Java Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Developer Analyst
3 3 (42.86%) Analyst
3 3 (42.86%) Senior Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Programmer
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Architect
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) VB.NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
4 1 (14.29%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Java Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
1 5 (71.43%) CSS
2 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) J2EE
2 4 (57.14%) Spring
2 4 (57.14%) Hibernate
2 4 (57.14%) HTML5
3 3 (42.86%) CSS3
3 3 (42.86%) jQuery
3 3 (42.86%) JSF
3 3 (42.86%) Ajax
3 3 (42.86%) Ruby on Rails
3 3 (42.86%) LAMP
3 3 (42.86%) Struts
3 3 (42.86%) EJB
3 3 (42.86%) Java RMI
3 3 (42.86%) XML
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
5 1 (14.29%) Web Services
5 1 (14.29%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) NHS
1 1 (14.29%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Scrum
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) TDD
3 4 (57.14%) BDD
4 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
4 3 (42.86%) OOD
4 3 (42.86%) UML
4 3 (42.86%) OOP
4 3 (42.86%) OOA/OOD
4 3 (42.86%) RUP
5 2 (28.57%) MVC
6 1 (14.29%) SOA
6 1 (14.29%) CRM
6 1 (14.29%) OO
6 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) Scala
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) VBScript
3 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
1 3 (42.86%) JBoss
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft