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 27 April 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 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 13 22 21
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -1
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 90 72 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 9.05% 6.94% 7.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.79% 24.41% 22.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 45 19
Average daily rate
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£390 £325 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -9.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £381 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £346 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+6.53% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 7
Average hourly rate - £20.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +36.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+13.84% -7.14%
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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 Reading region.

Programming Languages Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
336 295 259
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 33.77% 28.42% 33.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 223 172 109
Average daily rate £375 £335 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.94% -4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 18
Average hourly rate £37.50 £17.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+120.58% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +4.28%

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 27 April 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 27 April 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.

1 119 (82.64%) HTML
2 93 (64.58%) CSS
3 74 (51.39%) jQuery
4 57 (39.58%) Agile Software Development
5 56 (38.89%) HTML5
6 53 (36.81%) C#
6 53 (36.81%) .NET
7 45 (31.25%) CSS3
8 42 (29.17%) MVC
9 38 (26.39%) TDD
10 33 (22.92%) ASP.NET
11 30 (20.83%) SQL Server
11 30 (20.83%) CMS
12 28 (19.44%) AngularJS
13 26 (18.06%) Scrum
14 24 (16.67%) Windows
15 23 (15.97%) Python
15 23 (15.97%) Web Services
15 23 (15.97%) XML
16 22 (15.28%) Django
17 20 (13.89%) OO
17 20 (13.89%) REST
18 19 (13.19%) Sass
18 19 (13.19%) Java
19 18 (12.50%) Linux
19 18 (12.50%) Internet
20 17 (11.81%) OOP
20 17 (11.81%) User Experience
21 16 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
21 16 (11.11%) Software Engineering

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 30 (20.83%) CMS
2 11 (7.64%) Sitecore CMS
3 10 (6.94%) BizTalk Server
4 8 (5.56%) Node.js
4 8 (5.56%) Drupal
5 6 (4.17%) IIS
5 6 (4.17%) SharePoint
6 4 (2.78%) Umbraco
7 3 (2.08%) WordPress
7 3 (2.08%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (2.08%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (2.08%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (1.39%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (1.39%) Apache Solr
8 2 (1.39%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.39%) Apache
9 1 (0.69%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.69%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.69%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (0.69%) Liferay
Applications
1 6 (4.17%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.39%) MS Office
3 1 (0.69%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (3.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.08%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.69%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.69%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.78%) SaaS
3 3 (2.08%) Office 365
3 3 (2.08%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (12.50%) Internet
2 5 (3.47%) HTTP
3 4 (2.78%) Intranet
4 3 (2.08%) SSL
5 1 (0.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (6.25%) MySQL
2 9 (6.25%) Relational Database
3 8 (5.56%) MongoDB
4 7 (4.86%) RDBMS
4 7 (4.86%) NoSQL
5 6 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.69%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.69%) DB2
8 1 (0.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 11 (7.64%) Selenium
3 10 (6.94%) Subversion
4 7 (4.86%) Visual Studio
4 7 (4.86%) MSTest
4 7 (4.86%) NUnit
5 3 (2.08%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.39%) Grunt
6 2 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (1.39%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.39%) Maven
6 2 (1.39%) JUnit
6 2 (1.39%) Xcode
7 1 (0.69%) JIRA
7 1 (0.69%) Toad
7 1 (0.69%) JDeveloper
7 1 (0.69%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.69%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.69%) Firebug
General
1 5 (3.47%) Finance
1 5 (3.47%) Retail
1 5 (3.47%) Spanish Language
2 4 (2.78%) Marketing
3 2 (1.39%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.69%) Legal
4 1 (0.69%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 119 (82.64%) Developer
2 27 (18.75%) Web Developer
3 18 (12.50%) Front-End Developer
4 16 (11.11%) Python Developer
5 13 (9.03%) JavaScript Developer
6 11 (7.64%) .NET Developer
6 11 (7.64%) C# Developer
7 10 (6.94%) Architect
8 9 (6.25%) Software Developer
9 7 (4.86%) Senior Developer
10 6 (4.17%) Lead Developer
10 6 (4.17%) PHP Developer
10 6 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
10 6 (4.17%) Sitecore Developer
11 4 (2.78%) Mobile Developer
11 4 (2.78%) Mobile Web Developer
11 4 (2.78%) Web Applications Developer
11 4 (2.78%) Junior Developer
11 4 (2.78%) PHP Web Developer
11 4 (2.78%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (82.64%) HTML
2 93 (64.58%) CSS
3 74 (51.39%) jQuery
4 56 (38.89%) HTML5
5 53 (36.81%) .NET
6 45 (31.25%) CSS3
7 33 (22.92%) ASP.NET
8 28 (19.44%) AngularJS
9 23 (15.97%) Web Services
9 23 (15.97%) XML
10 22 (15.28%) Django
11 20 (13.89%) REST
12 19 (13.19%) Sass
13 16 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
14 15 (10.42%) .NET Framework
15 13 (9.03%) KnockoutJS
16 12 (8.33%) Ajax
17 11 (7.64%) Entity Framework
17 11 (7.64%) Backbone.js
18 10 (6.94%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.81%) User Experience
2 8 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.47%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.08%) iPad
5 3 (2.08%) STB
5 3 (2.08%) iPhone
6 2 (1.39%) Open Source
6 2 (1.39%) FMCG
6 2 (1.39%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.69%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (0.69%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.69%) New Media
7 1 (0.69%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.69%) Taxonomies
7 1 (0.69%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 24 (16.67%) Windows
2 18 (12.50%) Linux
3 4 (2.78%) UNIX
4 3 (2.08%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.08%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (1.39%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (39.58%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (29.17%) MVC
3 38 (26.39%) TDD
4 26 (18.06%) Scrum
5 20 (13.89%) OO
6 17 (11.81%) OOP
7 16 (11.11%) Software Engineering
8 13 (9.03%) Service Delivery
9 12 (8.33%) Software Testing
9 12 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
10 11 (7.64%) Kanban
11 10 (6.94%) Web Development
12 9 (6.25%) Content Management
12 9 (6.25%) Workflow
12 9 (6.25%) E-Commerce
13 8 (5.56%) SOA
13 8 (5.56%) Analytics
14 7 (4.86%) BDD
14 7 (4.86%) Mentoring
14 7 (4.86%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 53 (36.81%) C#
2 23 (15.97%) Python
3 19 (13.19%) Java
4 15 (10.42%) SQL
4 15 (10.42%) PHP
5 9 (6.25%) C++
6 6 (4.17%) VB.NET
7 4 (2.78%) T-SQL
8 3 (2.08%) C
8 3 (2.08%) Ruby
9 2 (1.39%) VBScript
9 2 (1.39%) VB
9 2 (1.39%) Perl
10 1 (0.69%) COBOL
10 1 (0.69%) PHP5
10 1 (0.69%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.69%) Scala
10 1 (0.69%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.69%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (4.86%) Degree
2 6 (4.17%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.08%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.08%) QA
2 2 (1.39%) 21 CFR Part 11
Vendors
1 13 (9.03%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.64%) Sitecore
3 5 (3.47%) Oracle
3 5 (3.47%) SAP
4 4 (2.78%) Google
5 3 (2.08%) Sencha
5 3 (2.08%) Apple
6 1 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.69%) Micro Focus
6 1 (0.69%) Telerik
6 1 (0.69%) IBM
6 1 (0.69%) Adobe
6 1 (0.69%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.69%) Zend
6 1 (0.69%) Ektron
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