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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 10 16 17
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 88 68 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 8.98% 7.80% 8.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.76% 27.76% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 42 41
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £425 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -1.53%
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
317 245 332
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 32.35% 28.10% 33.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 220 154 181
Average daily rate £400 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016, 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.

1 101 (65.58%) CSS
2 97 (62.99%) HTML
3 82 (53.25%) Agile Software Development
4 63 (40.91%) Python
5 55 (35.71%) Linux
6 45 (29.22%) jQuery
7 44 (28.57%) TDD
8 36 (23.38%) MVC
9 32 (20.78%) C#
9 32 (20.78%) .NET
10 31 (20.13%) OOP
11 30 (19.48%) Django
11 30 (19.48%) HTML5
11 30 (19.48%) User Experience
12 28 (18.18%) REST
12 28 (18.18%) Java
13 27 (17.53%) Web Services
14 26 (16.88%) PHP
15 25 (16.23%) Scrum
16 24 (15.58%) Responsive Web Design
16 24 (15.58%) AngularJS
17 23 (14.94%) Sass
17 23 (14.94%) Software Testing
18 22 (14.29%) MySQL
19 20 (12.99%) RESTful
19 20 (12.99%) SQL
20 19 (12.34%) CSS3
21 18 (11.69%) JSON
22 17 (11.04%) Software Engineering
22 17 (11.04%) Relational Database

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 16 (10.39%) Node.js
2 13 (8.44%) Elasticsearch
3 10 (6.49%) Apache
4 8 (5.19%) K2 blackpearl
5 6 (3.90%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (2.60%) CMS
6 4 (2.60%) Drupal
6 4 (2.60%) IIS
7 1 (0.65%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.65%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.65%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.65%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.65%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.65%) Mule
7 1 (0.65%) nginx
7 1 (0.65%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (1.30%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.60%) Magento
2 2 (1.30%) Shopify
3 1 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (9.74%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.60%) SaaS
3 3 (1.95%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.30%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 15 (9.74%) Internet
2 7 (4.55%) HTTP
3 1 (0.65%) Skype
3 1 (0.65%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (14.29%) MySQL
2 17 (11.04%) Relational Database
3 14 (9.09%) RDBMS
3 14 (9.09%) SQL Server
4 13 (8.44%) NoSQL
5 7 (4.55%) Big Data
5 7 (4.55%) MongoDB
6 6 (3.90%) Qlik Sense
7 3 (1.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.30%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.30%) QlikView
8 2 (1.30%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.65%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.65%) GIS
9 1 (0.65%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 15 (9.74%) Git (software)
2 8 (5.19%) Cucumber
3 6 (3.90%) gulp
3 6 (3.90%) Visual Studio
4 5 (3.25%) Maven
4 5 (3.25%) RSpec
4 5 (3.25%) Subversion
5 4 (2.60%) Selenium
6 3 (1.95%) JIRA
6 3 (1.95%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.65%) Ant
8 1 (0.65%) Apache Ivy
8 1 (0.65%) Babel
8 1 (0.65%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.65%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.65%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (0.65%) NUnit
8 1 (0.65%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.65%) webpack
General
1 7 (4.55%) Finance
2 4 (2.60%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.95%) Banking
3 3 (1.95%) Marketing
3 3 (1.95%) Retail
4 2 (1.30%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.65%) Electronics
5 1 (0.65%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 117 (75.97%) Developer
2 40 (25.97%) Python Developer
3 21 (13.64%) JavaScript Developer
4 15 (9.74%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 14 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
6 13 (8.44%) C# Developer
6 13 (8.44%) DevOps Engineer
6 13 (8.44%) HTML Developer
6 13 (8.44%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 13 (8.44%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 12 (7.79%) Web Developer
8 11 (7.14%) Senior Developer
9 10 (6.49%) .NET Developer
9 10 (6.49%) Angular Developer
9 10 (6.49%) PHP Developer
10 7 (4.55%) HTML CSS Developer
10 7 (4.55%) Linux Scripter
10 7 (4.55%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 7 (4.55%) Senior Linux Engineer
10 7 (4.55%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (65.58%) CSS
2 97 (62.99%) HTML
3 45 (29.22%) jQuery
4 32 (20.78%) .NET
5 30 (19.48%) Django
5 30 (19.48%) HTML5
6 28 (18.18%) REST
7 27 (17.53%) Web Services
8 24 (15.58%) AngularJS
9 23 (14.94%) Sass
10 20 (12.99%) RESTful
11 19 (12.34%) CSS3
12 18 (11.69%) JSON
13 15 (9.74%) .NET Framework
13 15 (9.74%) Entity Framework
13 15 (9.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 15 (9.74%) XML
14 13 (8.44%) ELK Stack
14 13 (8.44%) Sensu
15 12 (7.79%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 30 (19.48%) User Experience
2 5 (3.25%) Animation
3 4 (2.60%) Visualisation
4 3 (1.95%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.65%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.65%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (0.65%) New Media
5 1 (0.65%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 55 (35.71%) Linux
2 16 (10.39%) Ubuntu
3 14 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (8.44%) CentOS
5 9 (5.84%) Windows
6 2 (1.30%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.65%) Nucleus RTOS
7 1 (0.65%) SUSE
7 1 (0.65%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (53.25%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (28.57%) TDD
3 36 (23.38%) MVC
4 31 (20.13%) OOP
5 25 (16.23%) Scrum
6 24 (15.58%) Responsive Web Design
7 23 (14.94%) Software Testing
8 17 (11.04%) Software Engineering
9 15 (9.74%) Data Protection
9 15 (9.74%) OO
10 13 (8.44%) Configuration Management
10 13 (8.44%) DevOps
10 13 (8.44%) Kanban
11 12 (7.79%) Front End Development
11 12 (7.79%) Service Delivery
12 10 (6.49%) Workflow
13 9 (5.84%) E-Commerce
13 9 (5.84%) SDLC
14 6 (3.90%) Business Intelligence
15 4 (2.60%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 63 (40.91%) Python
2 32 (20.78%) C#
3 28 (18.18%) Java
4 26 (16.88%) PHP
5 20 (12.99%) SQL
6 13 (8.44%) Bash Shell
6 13 (8.44%) Ruby
7 6 (3.90%) Shell Script
8 3 (1.95%) Perl
8 3 (1.95%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.30%) ES6
9 2 (1.30%) VB
9 2 (1.30%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.30%) VBScript
10 1 (0.65%) C++
10 1 (0.65%) CoffeeScript
10 1 (0.65%) Delphi
10 1 (0.65%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.65%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.65%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (3.25%) SC Cleared
1 5 (3.25%) Security Cleared
2 3 (1.95%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.55%) SLA
2 2 (1.30%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 1 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.65%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (8.44%) Ansible
1 13 (8.44%) Graphite
1 13 (8.44%) logstash
1 13 (8.44%) Puppet
1 13 (8.44%) Terraform
2 3 (1.95%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 7 (4.55%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.25%) Sony
3 4 (2.60%) ATG
3 4 (2.60%) hybris
3 4 (2.60%) Zend
4 3 (1.95%) Oracle
5 1 (0.65%) Adobe
5 1 (0.65%) Facebook
5 1 (0.65%) Google
5 1 (0.65%) HP
5 1 (0.65%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.65%) SAP
5 1 (0.65%) Splunk
5 1 (0.65%) Telerik
5 1 (0.65%) Twitter
5 1 (0.65%) VMware
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