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 27 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 14 12 15
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 5 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 4.67% 11.83% 1.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.63% 34.38% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 1
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.66% +57.89%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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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
32 32 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 29.91% 34.41% 29.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 21 17
Average daily rate £350 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.80% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £525 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Average hourly rate £35.50 £42.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.47% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015, 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 15 (88.24%) HTML
2 14 (82.35%) CSS
3 13 (76.47%) C#
3 13 (76.47%) .NET
4 12 (70.59%) MVC
4 12 (70.59%) HTML5
5 11 (64.71%) SQL Server
6 10 (58.82%) Visual Studio
6 10 (58.82%) Classic ASP
6 10 (58.82%) Oracle
6 10 (58.82%) PL/SQL
6 10 (58.82%) SQL
6 10 (58.82%) Umbraco
6 10 (58.82%) CSS3
6 10 (58.82%) PhoneGap
6 10 (58.82%) Telecoms
6 10 (58.82%) Oracle Database 11g
6 10 (58.82%) Oracle Database
7 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET
8 5 (29.41%) Java
9 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (17.65%) BDD
9 3 (17.65%) Open Source
9 3 (17.65%) JSON
10 2 (11.76%) DevOps
10 2 (11.76%) Scala
10 2 (11.76%) TDD
10 2 (11.76%) Spring
10 2 (11.76%) Ruby
10 2 (11.76%) VB.NET

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 10 (58.82%) Umbraco
2 1 (5.88%) Apache
2 1 (5.88%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (64.71%) SQL Server
2 10 (58.82%) Oracle Database 11g
2 10 (58.82%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.88%) MySQL
3 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (58.82%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.88%) JUnit
2 1 (5.88%) IntelliJ
2 1 (5.88%) Cucumber
2 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (58.82%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.88%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Java Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Applications Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Applications Support
4 1 (5.88%) Java Architect
4 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.88%) C# Developer
4 1 (5.88%) PHP Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Developer
4 1 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (5.88%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (88.24%) HTML
2 14 (82.35%) CSS
3 13 (76.47%) .NET
4 12 (70.59%) HTML5
5 10 (58.82%) Classic ASP
5 10 (58.82%) CSS3
5 10 (58.82%) PhoneGap
6 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET
7 3 (17.65%) JSON
8 2 (11.76%) Spring
8 2 (11.76%) Web Services
8 2 (11.76%) Hibernate
9 1 (5.88%) SOAP
9 1 (5.88%) WinForms
9 1 (5.88%) J2EE
9 1 (5.88%) jQuery
9 1 (5.88%) RESTful
9 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (5.88%) REST
9 1 (5.88%) Mustache
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) MVC
2 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (17.65%) BDD
3 2 (11.76%) DevOps
3 2 (11.76%) TDD
3 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.88%) Scrum
4 1 (5.88%) OO
4 1 (5.88%) SOA
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (5.88%) Pair Programming
4 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) C#
2 10 (58.82%) PL/SQL
2 10 (58.82%) SQL
3 5 (29.41%) Java
4 2 (11.76%) Scala
4 2 (11.76%) Ruby
4 2 (11.76%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.88%) Python
5 1 (5.88%) PHP
5 1 (5.88%) VB
5 1 (5.88%) VB6
5 1 (5.88%) Clojure
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) Citrix
2 1 (5.88%) Apple
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