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 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 15 11 9
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 75 82 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 7.39% 9.51% 10.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.00% 31.42% 29.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 42 58
Average daily rate
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£413 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £250 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £19.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.59 £34.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.60% -5.55%
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
300 261 367
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 29.56% 30.28% 36.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 227 136 176
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £472
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 6
Average hourly rate £40.00 £19.00 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+110.52% -37.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.75 £15.03 £21.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.20 £34.25
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 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 31 August 2015.

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 31 August 2015, 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 98 (73.13%) HTML
2 89 (66.42%) CSS
3 54 (40.30%) MVC
4 53 (39.55%) C#
4 53 (39.55%) jQuery
5 51 (38.06%) .NET
6 48 (35.82%) Agile Software Development
7 39 (29.10%) HTML5
8 38 (28.36%) AngularJS
9 36 (26.87%) TDD
10 31 (23.13%) CSS3
11 30 (22.39%) Java
12 27 (20.15%) Python
13 26 (19.40%) Scrum
14 20 (14.93%) ASP.NET
15 18 (13.43%) Oracle
16 17 (12.69%) SQL
16 17 (12.69%) Spring
16 17 (12.69%) REST
16 17 (12.69%) Git (software)
17 16 (11.94%) KnockoutJS
17 16 (11.94%) Sass
17 16 (11.94%) Hibernate
17 16 (11.94%) Workflow
17 16 (11.94%) OOP
18 15 (11.19%) OO
18 15 (11.19%) XML
18 15 (11.19%) Windows
18 15 (11.19%) SQL Server
18 15 (11.19%) CMS

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 15 (11.19%) CMS
2 11 (8.21%) Oracle Spatial
3 10 (7.46%) K2 blackpearl
4 7 (5.22%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (4.48%) Node.js
5 6 (4.48%) IIS
6 4 (2.99%) Umbraco
7 3 (2.24%) Drupal
8 2 (1.49%) Apache
8 2 (1.49%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.75%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.75%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.75%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.75%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 5 (3.73%) Photoshop
1 5 (3.73%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (1.49%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.24%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (2.24%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.75%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.24%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.24%) SaaS
2 3 (2.24%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.96%) Internet
2 6 (4.48%) HTTP
3 5 (3.73%) Intranet
4 3 (2.24%) SSL
5 1 (0.75%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (11.19%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.21%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (7.46%) MySQL
4 9 (6.72%) Relational Database
5 7 (5.22%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (4.48%) MongoDB
6 6 (4.48%) RDBMS
6 6 (4.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (3.73%) NoSQL
8 4 (2.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (2.24%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.75%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.75%) DB2
11 1 (0.75%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.75%) SSDT
11 1 (0.75%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 17 (12.69%) Git (software)
2 12 (8.96%) TeamCity
3 10 (7.46%) Selenium
4 8 (5.97%) MSTest
4 8 (5.97%) NUnit
5 7 (5.22%) Subversion
6 6 (4.48%) Visual Studio
7 3 (2.24%) JIRA
7 3 (2.24%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (2.24%) Jasmine
7 3 (2.24%) Grunt
7 3 (2.24%) gulp
8 2 (1.49%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.49%) WebDriver
8 2 (1.49%) Axure RP
8 2 (1.49%) Maven
8 2 (1.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (1.49%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.75%) Toad
9 1 (0.75%) JDeveloper
General
1 10 (7.46%) Finance
2 6 (4.48%) Retail
3 5 (3.73%) Spanish Language
4 3 (2.24%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.49%) Legal
6 1 (0.75%) Publishing
6 1 (0.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 102 (76.12%) Developer
2 18 (13.43%) Web Developer
3 16 (11.94%) C# Developer
4 14 (10.45%) Java Developer
4 14 (10.45%) Front-End Developer
5 11 (8.21%) .NET Developer
5 11 (8.21%) Python Developer
6 10 (7.46%) JavaScript Developer
6 10 (7.46%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (5.22%) Lead Developer
7 7 (5.22%) Architect
8 6 (4.48%) Senior Developer
8 6 (4.48%) Designer
8 6 (4.48%) Full Stack Developer
9 5 (3.73%) Software Developer
10 4 (2.99%) Junior
10 4 (2.99%) Junior Developer
10 4 (2.99%) Front-End Web Developer
10 4 (2.99%) UX Designer
11 3 (2.24%) Embedded Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (73.13%) HTML
2 89 (66.42%) CSS
3 53 (39.55%) jQuery
4 51 (38.06%) .NET
5 39 (29.10%) HTML5
6 38 (28.36%) AngularJS
7 31 (23.13%) CSS3
8 20 (14.93%) ASP.NET
9 17 (12.69%) Spring
9 17 (12.69%) REST
10 16 (11.94%) KnockoutJS
10 16 (11.94%) Sass
10 16 (11.94%) Hibernate
11 15 (11.19%) .NET Framework
11 15 (11.19%) Spring MVC
11 15 (11.19%) XML
12 14 (10.45%) Entity Framework
13 13 (9.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 13 (9.70%) EJB
14 12 (8.96%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.96%) User Experience
2 11 (8.21%) GIS
3 8 (5.97%) Management Information System
4 7 (5.22%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.24%) STB
6 2 (1.49%) Graphic Design
6 2 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.49%) W3C
7 1 (0.75%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.75%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 15 (11.19%) Windows
2 13 (9.70%) Linux
3 3 (2.24%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (0.75%) UNIX
4 1 (0.75%) AIX
4 1 (0.75%) HPUX
4 1 (0.75%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (40.30%) MVC
2 48 (35.82%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (26.87%) TDD
4 26 (19.40%) Scrum
5 16 (11.94%) Workflow
5 16 (11.94%) OOP
6 15 (11.19%) OO
6 15 (11.19%) Data Protection
7 14 (10.45%) Responsive Web Design
8 12 (8.96%) Software Engineering
9 11 (8.21%) Service Delivery
9 11 (8.21%) Software Testing
9 11 (8.21%) E-Commerce
10 10 (7.46%) Analytics
10 10 (7.46%) User Stories
11 9 (6.72%) Data Modelling
11 9 (6.72%) Content Management
12 8 (5.97%) Automated Testing
12 8 (5.97%) Kanban
13 7 (5.22%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 53 (39.55%) C#
2 30 (22.39%) Java
3 27 (20.15%) Python
4 17 (12.69%) SQL
5 9 (6.72%) PHP
6 8 (5.97%) C++
7 7 (5.22%) T-SQL
8 6 (4.48%) VB.NET
9 4 (2.99%) C
9 4 (2.99%) Ruby
10 3 (2.24%) PHP5
11 2 (1.49%) VBScript
11 2 (1.49%) VB
12 1 (0.75%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.75%) Apex Code
12 1 (0.75%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.75%) COBOL
12 1 (0.75%) Delphi
12 1 (0.75%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.75%) Perl
Qualifications
1 15 (11.19%) Security Cleared
2 7 (5.22%) SC Cleared
3 6 (4.48%) Degree
4 1 (0.75%) MCSD
4 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.49%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 1 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 18 (13.43%) Oracle
2 10 (7.46%) Microsoft
3 5 (3.73%) SAP
4 3 (2.24%) Google
4 3 (2.24%) Adobe
5 2 (1.49%) Macromedia
5 2 (1.49%) IBM
6 1 (0.75%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.75%) Splunk
6 1 (0.75%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.75%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.75%) Micro Focus
6 1 (0.75%) Sony
6 1 (0.75%) VMware
6 1 (0.75%) Telerik
6 1 (0.75%) Alterian
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