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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 12 7 57
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +50
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 83 115 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 9.55% 11.31% 3.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.97% 30.34% 12.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 67 18
Average daily rate
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£363 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £233 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £319 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.32% +2.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 6
Average hourly rate £19.00 - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
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
268 379 341
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 30.84% 37.27% 24.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 198 122
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £193 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 11
Average hourly rate £19.00 £38.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.64% +75.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.58 £23.25 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.90 £38.50 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 97 (70.80%) HTML
2 88 (64.23%) CSS
3 56 (40.88%) .NET
4 51 (37.23%) HTML5
5 44 (32.12%) jQuery
6 41 (29.93%) Agile Software Development
7 38 (27.74%) C#
8 37 (27.01%) ASP.NET
9 33 (24.09%) MVC
10 32 (23.36%) CSS3
11 28 (20.44%) SQL Server
12 25 (18.25%) XML
12 25 (18.25%) Web Development
13 24 (17.52%) Windows
14 21 (15.33%) Microsoft
15 20 (14.60%) SharePoint
15 20 (14.60%) Ajax
15 20 (14.60%) KnockoutJS
16 19 (13.87%) AngularJS
16 19 (13.87%) Web Services
17 18 (13.14%) PHP
17 18 (13.14%) SQL
18 17 (12.41%) OO
18 17 (12.41%) Sass
19 16 (11.68%) JSON
20 15 (10.95%) Java
20 15 (10.95%) CMS
21 14 (10.22%) Internet
22 13 (9.49%) Degree
22 13 (9.49%) WCF

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 20 (14.60%) SharePoint
2 15 (10.95%) CMS
3 12 (8.76%) IIS
4 8 (5.84%) SharePoint 2010
5 6 (4.38%) Node.js
6 5 (3.65%) SharePoint Server
6 5 (3.65%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (2.92%) Drupal
8 3 (2.19%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (2.19%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (1.46%) WebSphere
9 2 (1.46%) Liferay
9 2 (1.46%) WordPress
9 2 (1.46%) Apache
10 1 (0.73%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.73%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.73%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 7 (5.11%) Photoshop
2 5 (3.65%) InfoPath
3 3 (2.19%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (1.46%) MS Excel
5 1 (0.73%) MS Office
5 1 (0.73%) QuarkXPress
5 1 (0.73%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.73%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 10 (7.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.19%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.73%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.73%) PaaS
2 1 (0.73%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (10.22%) Internet
2 8 (5.84%) HTTP
3 7 (5.11%) HTTPS
4 6 (4.38%) FTP
5 4 (2.92%) DNS
6 2 (1.46%) PuTTY
6 2 (1.46%) WinSCP
6 2 (1.46%) SSH
6 2 (1.46%) SMTP
7 1 (0.73%) Intranet
7 1 (0.73%) SSL
7 1 (0.73%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (20.44%) SQL Server
2 10 (7.30%) MySQL
3 5 (3.65%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (2.19%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (2.19%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.46%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.73%) DB2
6 1 (0.73%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.73%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.73%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (8.03%) Git (software)
2 9 (6.57%) Subversion
3 8 (5.84%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (5.84%) Visual Studio
4 7 (5.11%) Grunt
5 5 (3.65%) Dreamweaver
6 4 (2.92%) Jenkins
6 4 (2.92%) Selenium
7 3 (2.19%) JIRA
8 1 (0.73%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.73%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.73%) Firebug
8 1 (0.73%) Fiddler
8 1 (0.73%) Moq
8 1 (0.73%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.73%) JSUnit
8 1 (0.73%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.73%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.73%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (0.73%) Bower
General
1 9 (6.57%) Marketing
2 3 (2.19%) Finance
2 3 (2.19%) Advertising
2 3 (2.19%) Danish Language
2 3 (2.19%) Dutch Language
2 3 (2.19%) Italian Language
2 3 (2.19%) Japanese Language
2 3 (2.19%) Korean Language
2 3 (2.19%) Portuguese Language
2 3 (2.19%) Spanish Language
2 3 (2.19%) Swedish Language
3 2 (1.46%) Games
3 2 (1.46%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.73%) Banking
4 1 (0.73%) Retail
Job Titles
1 106 (77.37%) Developer
2 23 (16.79%) Web Developer
2 23 (16.79%) Front-End Developer
3 15 (10.95%) JavaScript Developer
4 13 (9.49%) C# Developer
5 12 (8.76%) Senior Developer
6 10 (7.30%) .NET Developer
7 9 (6.57%) PHP Developer
8 8 (5.84%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 8 (5.84%) Consultant
9 7 (5.11%) SharePoint Developer
10 6 (4.38%) Senior JavaScript Developer
10 6 (4.38%) UI Developer
10 6 (4.38%) Java Developer
11 5 (3.65%) ASP.NET Developer
11 5 (3.65%) Support Engineer
11 5 (3.65%) Software Developer
11 5 (3.65%) CRM Developer
11 5 (3.65%) PHP Web Developer
11 5 (3.65%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (70.80%) HTML
2 88 (64.23%) CSS
3 56 (40.88%) .NET
4 51 (37.23%) HTML5
5 44 (32.12%) jQuery
6 37 (27.01%) ASP.NET
7 32 (23.36%) CSS3
8 25 (18.25%) XML
9 20 (14.60%) Ajax
9 20 (14.60%) KnockoutJS
10 19 (13.87%) AngularJS
10 19 (13.87%) Web Services
11 17 (12.41%) Sass
12 16 (11.68%) JSON
13 13 (9.49%) WCF
14 12 (8.76%) XHTML
15 11 (8.03%) Backbone.js
16 10 (7.30%) ASP.NET MVC
16 10 (7.30%) .NET Framework
16 10 (7.30%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.76%) Open Source
2 9 (6.57%) User Experience
3 6 (4.38%) Mobile App
4 5 (3.65%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.65%) Digital Media
5 4 (2.92%) Graphic Design
5 4 (2.92%) W3C
6 3 (2.19%) Wiki
7 2 (1.46%) IPTV
7 2 (1.46%) Social Media
7 2 (1.46%) GIS
8 1 (0.73%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.73%) SCORM
8 1 (0.73%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.73%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.73%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 24 (17.52%) Windows
2 11 (8.03%) Linux
3 5 (3.65%) UNIX
3 5 (3.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.46%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.46%) Android
4 2 (1.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.46%) Debian
4 2 (1.46%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.73%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.73%) Windows Phone 8
5 1 (0.73%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (29.93%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (24.09%) MVC
3 25 (18.25%) Web Development
4 17 (12.41%) OO
5 12 (8.76%) CRM
6 10 (7.30%) BDD
6 10 (7.30%) TDD
7 9 (6.57%) Scrum
7 9 (6.57%) Workflow
7 9 (6.57%) Analytics
8 8 (5.84%) Web Analytics
8 8 (5.84%) SEO
9 7 (5.11%) E-Commerce
9 7 (5.11%) Project Management
9 7 (5.11%) Performance Analysis
10 6 (4.38%) Content Management
10 6 (4.38%) Unit Testing
10 6 (4.38%) Migration
11 5 (3.65%) OOP
12 4 (2.92%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 38 (27.74%) C#
2 18 (13.14%) PHP
2 18 (13.14%) SQL
3 15 (10.95%) Java
4 6 (4.38%) Python
5 4 (2.92%) Ruby
5 4 (2.92%) Perl
5 4 (2.92%) C++
5 4 (2.92%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.46%) PHP5
6 2 (1.46%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.46%) C
7 1 (0.73%) ECMAScript
7 1 (0.73%) XAML
7 1 (0.73%) MATLAB
7 1 (0.73%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.73%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.73%) XPath
Qualifications
1 13 (9.49%) Degree
2 11 (8.03%) Security Cleared
3 9 (6.57%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.19%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.46%) MCPD
5 2 (1.46%) MCSE
6 1 (0.73%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.73%) MCTS
6 1 (0.73%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.73%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 2 (1.46%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (15.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.65%) Red Hat
2 5 (3.65%) Oracle
2 5 (3.65%) Zend
2 5 (3.65%) Sencha
3 4 (2.92%) Twitter
3 4 (2.92%) Adobe
4 3 (2.19%) Open Text
4 3 (2.19%) Sitecore
4 3 (2.19%) Omniture
5 2 (1.46%) Yahoo!
5 2 (1.46%) Google
5 2 (1.46%) SAP
6 1 (0.73%) IBM
6 1 (0.73%) Autodesk
6 1 (0.73%) Alterian
6 1 (0.73%) SolidWorks
6 1 (0.73%) Akamai
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Premier Group Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
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Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £150 - £200 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
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Roc Search
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £150 - £200 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading
Spectrum IT
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Reading
NFP Group Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 18 days ago