The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 12 8 62
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +54
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 81 108 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 9.23% 10.80% 2.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.34% 29.59% 8.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 59 13
Average daily rate
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£363 £375 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £223 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £475 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £305
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +1.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
Average hourly rate £19.00 - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £36.00 £25.73
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +39.91%
JavaScript
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Programming Languages Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
267 365 310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 30.41% 36.50% 24.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 173 126
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £190 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 12
Average hourly rate £19.00 £27.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.90% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.03 £15.40 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.20 £32.30 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in Reading

JavaScript
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript across the Reading region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

JavaScript Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

JavaScript Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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.

1 114 (78.08%) HTML
2 103 (70.55%) CSS
3 60 (41.10%) jQuery
4 57 (39.04%) HTML5
5 55 (37.67%) .NET
6 40 (27.40%) C#
7 36 (24.66%) CSS3
8 32 (21.92%) ASP.NET
9 31 (21.23%) MVC
10 29 (19.86%) XML
11 28 (19.18%) Web Development
12 26 (17.81%) Ajax
13 24 (16.44%) Windows
13 24 (16.44%) SQL Server
14 22 (15.07%) Microsoft
14 22 (15.07%) SharePoint
14 22 (15.07%) JSON
15 21 (14.38%) Agile Software Development
16 18 (12.33%) OO
16 18 (12.33%) PHP
17 17 (11.64%) XHTML
17 17 (11.64%) KnockoutJS
17 17 (11.64%) AngularJS
18 16 (10.96%) Sass
18 16 (10.96%) Web Services
19 15 (10.27%) Java
19 15 (10.27%) CMS
20 13 (8.90%) .NET Framework
21 12 (8.22%) WCF
21 12 (8.22%) SQL

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 22 (15.07%) SharePoint
2 15 (10.27%) CMS
3 11 (7.53%) IIS
4 8 (5.48%) SharePoint 2013
5 7 (4.79%) Node.js
5 7 (4.79%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (3.42%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (2.05%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (2.05%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (1.37%) WordPress
8 2 (1.37%) Drupal
9 1 (0.68%) Confluence
9 1 (0.68%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.68%) Apache
9 1 (0.68%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.68%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.68%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (6.85%) Photoshop
2 4 (2.74%) InfoPath
3 3 (2.05%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.05%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.68%) MS Office
4 1 (0.68%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.68%) Simulink
4 1 (0.68%) QuarkXPress
4 1 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (4.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.05%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.68%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.68%) GitHub
2 1 (0.68%) Google Apps
2 1 (0.68%) Office 365
2 1 (0.68%) Google App Engine
2 1 (0.68%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.85%) Internet
2 7 (4.79%) HTTPS
3 5 (3.42%) HTTP
4 4 (2.74%) FTP
5 3 (2.05%) DNS
6 1 (0.68%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (16.44%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.85%) MySQL
3 9 (6.16%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (4.11%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (2.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.05%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.37%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.68%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
8 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.68%) MS Access
8 1 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.68%) DB2
8 1 (0.68%) OLAP
8 1 (0.68%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.68%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.68%) QlikView
8 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 11 (7.53%) Subversion
2 9 (6.16%) Git (software)
2 9 (6.16%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (5.48%) Dreamweaver
4 7 (4.79%) Visual Studio
5 6 (4.11%) Firebug
5 6 (4.11%) Grunt
6 4 (2.74%) JIRA
6 4 (2.74%) Selenium
6 4 (2.74%) Eclipse
7 3 (2.05%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.68%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.68%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 1 (0.68%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.68%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.68%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.68%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 1 (0.68%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (0.68%) Bower
8 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 10 (6.85%) Finance
2 9 (6.16%) Marketing
3 4 (2.74%) Publishing
4 3 (2.05%) Advertising
4 3 (2.05%) Danish Language
4 3 (2.05%) Dutch Language
4 3 (2.05%) Italian Language
4 3 (2.05%) Japanese Language
4 3 (2.05%) Korean Language
4 3 (2.05%) Portuguese Language
4 3 (2.05%) Spanish Language
4 3 (2.05%) Swedish Language
5 2 (1.37%) Banking
5 2 (1.37%) Games
6 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.68%) Retail
Job Titles
1 118 (80.82%) Developer
2 24 (16.44%) Web Developer
3 22 (15.07%) Front-End Developer
4 17 (11.64%) JavaScript Developer
5 13 (8.90%) C# Developer
5 13 (8.90%) UI Developer
6 12 (8.22%) UI Programmer
7 10 (6.85%) Senior Developer
8 9 (6.16%) PHP Developer
8 9 (6.16%) SharePoint Developer
9 8 (5.48%) Consultant
10 7 (4.79%) Senior Front-End Developer
10 7 (4.79%) .NET Developer
11 6 (4.11%) Java Developer
12 5 (3.42%) User Experience Developer
12 5 (3.42%) Senior JavaScript Developer
13 4 (2.74%) SharePoint Consultant
13 4 (2.74%) PHP Programmer
13 4 (2.74%) PHP Web Developer
13 4 (2.74%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (78.08%) HTML
2 103 (70.55%) CSS
3 60 (41.10%) jQuery
4 57 (39.04%) HTML5
5 55 (37.67%) .NET
6 36 (24.66%) CSS3
7 32 (21.92%) ASP.NET
8 29 (19.86%) XML
9 26 (17.81%) Ajax
10 22 (15.07%) JSON
11 17 (11.64%) XHTML
11 17 (11.64%) KnockoutJS
11 17 (11.64%) AngularJS
12 16 (10.96%) Sass
12 16 (10.96%) Web Services
13 13 (8.90%) .NET Framework
14 12 (8.22%) WCF
14 12 (8.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 10 (6.85%) XSLT
15 10 (6.85%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.22%) Open Source
2 9 (6.16%) Mobile App
3 8 (5.48%) W3C
3 8 (5.48%) Digital Media
4 4 (2.74%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.74%) Graphic Design
4 4 (2.74%) Smartphone
5 3 (2.05%) Blackberry
5 3 (2.05%) Wiki
6 2 (1.37%) GIS
6 2 (1.37%) Social Media
7 1 (0.68%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.68%) SCORM
7 1 (0.68%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.68%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 24 (16.44%) Windows
2 10 (6.85%) Linux
3 6 (4.11%) Apple iOS
4 5 (3.42%) Android
5 4 (2.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (2.74%) Windows 8
6 2 (1.37%) Windows Phone
6 2 (1.37%) Windows Phone 8
7 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.68%) UNIX
7 1 (0.68%) Debian
7 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (21.23%) MVC
2 28 (19.18%) Web Development
3 21 (14.38%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (12.33%) OO
5 11 (7.53%) TDD
6 10 (6.85%) Unit Testing
6 10 (6.85%) BDD
7 9 (6.16%) Analytics
7 9 (6.16%) Scrum
7 9 (6.16%) Content Management
8 8 (5.48%) Web Analytics
8 8 (5.48%) SEO
8 8 (5.48%) Workflow
8 8 (5.48%) Web Application Development
9 7 (4.79%) Performance Analysis
9 7 (4.79%) Project Management
10 6 (4.11%) Validation
10 6 (4.11%) Migration
10 6 (4.11%) CRM
10 6 (4.11%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 40 (27.40%) C#
2 18 (12.33%) PHP
3 15 (10.27%) Java
4 12 (8.22%) SQL
5 6 (4.11%) Python
6 4 (2.74%) PowerShell
6 4 (2.74%) T-SQL
6 4 (2.74%) Perl
7 3 (2.05%) C++
7 3 (2.05%) Ruby
8 2 (1.37%) C
9 1 (0.68%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.68%) Google Apps Script
9 1 (0.68%) ECMAScript
9 1 (0.68%) VB
9 1 (0.68%) VBA
9 1 (0.68%) XAML
9 1 (0.68%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.68%) VB6
9 1 (0.68%) XPath
Qualifications
1 9 (6.16%) Degree
2 7 (4.79%) Security Cleared
3 6 (4.11%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.37%) MCPD
4 2 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.37%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.42%) WCAG
2 4 (2.74%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.68%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 22 (15.07%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.16%) Sencha
2 9 (6.16%) Twitter
3 6 (4.11%) Yahoo!
4 5 (3.42%) Oracle
4 5 (3.42%) Adobe
5 4 (2.74%) Zend
5 4 (2.74%) Red Hat
6 3 (2.05%) SAP
6 3 (2.05%) Open Text
6 3 (2.05%) Google
6 3 (2.05%) Omniture
6 3 (2.05%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.68%) Akamai
7 1 (0.68%) Appcelerator
7 1 (0.68%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.68%) SolidWorks
7 1 (0.68%) Autodesk
7 1 (0.68%) IBM
7 1 (0.68%) Alterian
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