The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Reading region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 14 9 69
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +60
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 68 88 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 7.68% 9.50% 1.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.98% 28.85% 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 48 11
Average daily rate
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£330 £394 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.19% +43.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £249 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £483 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £309 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.34% +2.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £19.00 - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.75 £34.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-6.61% +13.33%
Programming Languages Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
243 305 297
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 27.46% 32.94% 24.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 140 130
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £248 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 7
Average hourly rate £19.00 £27.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.90% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £15.40 £20.87
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.40 £32.30 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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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 1 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 1 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.

1 111 (79.86%) HTML
2 99 (71.22%) CSS
3 60 (43.17%) jQuery
4 54 (38.85%) .NET
4 54 (38.85%) HTML5
5 37 (26.62%) C#
6 36 (25.90%) CSS3
7 34 (24.46%) ASP.NET
8 29 (20.86%) Web Development
9 28 (20.14%) Ajax
9 28 (20.14%) XML
9 28 (20.14%) MVC
10 22 (15.83%) Windows
10 22 (15.83%) SharePoint
11 21 (15.11%) Agile Software Development
11 21 (15.11%) JSON
12 18 (12.95%) Microsoft
13 17 (12.23%) XHTML
13 17 (12.23%) SQL Server
14 16 (11.51%) Java
14 16 (11.51%) OO
14 16 (11.51%) CMS
15 15 (10.79%) PHP
16 14 (10.07%) Web Services
16 14 (10.07%) KnockoutJS
16 14 (10.07%) AngularJS
17 13 (9.35%) TDD
18 12 (8.63%) Subversion
18 12 (8.63%) .NET Framework
18 12 (8.63%) IIS

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (15.83%) SharePoint
2 16 (11.51%) CMS
3 12 (8.63%) IIS
4 8 (5.76%) SharePoint 2013
5 7 (5.04%) Node.js
5 7 (5.04%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (2.88%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (2.16%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (2.16%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (1.44%) Drupal
9 1 (0.72%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.72%) Confluence
9 1 (0.72%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.72%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.72%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.72%) WordPress
9 1 (0.72%) Alfresco
Applications
1 10 (7.19%) Photoshop
2 4 (2.88%) InfoPath
2 4 (2.88%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.44%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.72%) MS Office
4 1 (0.72%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.72%) Simulink
4 1 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.16%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.72%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.72%) GitHub
2 1 (0.72%) PaaS
2 1 (0.72%) Google Apps
2 1 (0.72%) Office 365
2 1 (0.72%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.47%) Internet
2 7 (5.04%) HTTPS
3 5 (3.60%) HTTP
4 4 (2.88%) FTP
5 3 (2.16%) DNS
6 1 (0.72%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (12.23%) SQL Server
2 10 (7.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (6.47%) MySQL
4 6 (4.32%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.16%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.44%) QlikView
6 2 (1.44%) BusinessObjects XI
6 2 (1.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (1.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.44%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (1.44%) MS Access
6 2 (1.44%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.44%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (1.44%) OLAP
6 2 (1.44%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 1 (0.72%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.72%) DB2
Development Applications
1 12 (8.63%) Subversion
2 10 (7.19%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (5.76%) Visual Studio
4 7 (5.04%) Dreamweaver
4 7 (5.04%) Git (software)
5 6 (4.32%) Firebug
6 5 (3.60%) Eclipse
6 5 (3.60%) Selenium
7 4 (2.88%) JIRA
7 4 (2.88%) Jenkins
7 4 (2.88%) Grunt
8 2 (1.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.72%) Bower
9 1 (0.72%) Karma Test Runner
9 1 (0.72%) Artifactory
9 1 (0.72%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.72%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.72%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 1 (0.72%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.72%) PhoneGap
General
1 12 (8.63%) Finance
2 9 (6.47%) Marketing
3 6 (4.32%) Publishing
4 3 (2.16%) Danish Language
4 3 (2.16%) Dutch Language
4 3 (2.16%) Italian Language
4 3 (2.16%) Japanese Language
4 3 (2.16%) Korean Language
4 3 (2.16%) Portuguese Language
4 3 (2.16%) Spanish Language
4 3 (2.16%) Swedish Language
5 2 (1.44%) Banking
5 2 (1.44%) Games
5 2 (1.44%) Advertising
6 1 (0.72%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.72%) Retail
Job Titles
1 115 (82.73%) Developer
2 26 (18.71%) Web Developer
3 20 (14.39%) Front-End Developer
4 15 (10.79%) JavaScript Developer
5 13 (9.35%) UI Developer
6 12 (8.63%) UI Programmer
7 11 (7.91%) .NET Developer
8 10 (7.19%) C# Developer
9 9 (6.47%) SharePoint Developer
10 7 (5.04%) User Experience Developer
10 7 (5.04%) PHP Developer
10 7 (5.04%) Senior Developer
11 6 (4.32%) Mobile Applications Developer
11 6 (4.32%) Mobile Developer
11 6 (4.32%) Java Developer
11 6 (4.32%) Mobile Web Developer
12 5 (3.60%) Applications Developer
12 5 (3.60%) ASP.NET Developer
12 5 (3.60%) Senior Front-End Developer
13 4 (2.88%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (79.86%) HTML
2 99 (71.22%) CSS
3 60 (43.17%) jQuery
4 54 (38.85%) .NET
4 54 (38.85%) HTML5
5 36 (25.90%) CSS3
6 34 (24.46%) ASP.NET
7 28 (20.14%) Ajax
7 28 (20.14%) XML
8 21 (15.11%) JSON
9 17 (12.23%) XHTML
10 14 (10.07%) Web Services
10 14 (10.07%) KnockoutJS
10 14 (10.07%) AngularJS
11 12 (8.63%) .NET Framework
11 12 (8.63%) Sass
11 12 (8.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 12 (8.63%) Sencha Touch
12 11 (7.91%) WCF
13 9 (6.47%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.91%) Open Source
2 9 (6.47%) Digital Media
2 9 (6.47%) Mobile App
3 8 (5.76%) W3C
4 5 (3.60%) Blackberry
4 5 (3.60%) Smartphone
5 4 (2.88%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.88%) Graphic Design
6 3 (2.16%) Wiki
7 2 (1.44%) GIS
7 2 (1.44%) Social Media
8 1 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.72%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.72%) SCORM
8 1 (0.72%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.72%) Physics
8 1 (0.72%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 22 (15.83%) Windows
2 8 (5.76%) Linux
2 8 (5.76%) Apple iOS
3 7 (5.04%) Android
4 6 (4.32%) Windows 8
5 3 (2.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.44%) Windows Phone 8
6 2 (1.44%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.72%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (20.86%) Web Development
2 28 (20.14%) MVC
3 21 (15.11%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (11.51%) OO
5 13 (9.35%) TDD
6 11 (7.91%) Content Management
6 11 (7.91%) Unit Testing
7 10 (7.19%) Scrum
7 10 (7.19%) BDD
8 9 (6.47%) Web Application Development
8 9 (6.47%) Analytics
9 8 (5.76%) Web Analytics
9 8 (5.76%) Migration
9 8 (5.76%) SEO
10 7 (5.04%) Android Development
10 7 (5.04%) iOS Development
10 7 (5.04%) Performance Analysis
10 7 (5.04%) Workflow
10 7 (5.04%) Project Management
11 6 (4.32%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (26.62%) C#
2 16 (11.51%) Java
3 15 (10.79%) PHP
4 10 (7.19%) SQL
5 6 (4.32%) Python
6 4 (2.88%) PowerShell
6 4 (2.88%) T-SQL
6 4 (2.88%) Perl
7 3 (2.16%) Ruby
8 2 (1.44%) VB6
8 2 (1.44%) C++
8 2 (1.44%) VB
8 2 (1.44%) VBA
8 2 (1.44%) C
9 1 (0.72%) Google Apps Script
9 1 (0.72%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.72%) ECMAScript
9 1 (0.72%) XAML
9 1 (0.72%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 9 (6.47%) Degree
2 5 (3.60%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.88%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.44%) MCPD
4 2 (1.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.44%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.60%) WCAG
1 5 (3.60%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.72%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 18 (12.95%) Microsoft
2 12 (8.63%) Sencha
3 11 (7.91%) Twitter
4 8 (5.76%) Yahoo!
5 5 (3.60%) Adobe
6 4 (2.88%) SAP
6 4 (2.88%) Oracle
7 3 (2.16%) Open Text
7 3 (2.16%) Red Hat
7 3 (2.16%) Google
7 3 (2.16%) Omniture
7 3 (2.16%) Sitecore
8 2 (1.44%) Zend
8 2 (1.44%) Business Objects
9 1 (0.72%) Akamai
9 1 (0.72%) Appcelerator
9 1 (0.72%) JBoss
9 1 (0.72%) SolidWorks
9 1 (0.72%) IBM
9 1 (0.72%) Autodesk
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