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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 25 21 17
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -4
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 59 67 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 6.87% 6.78% 7.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.92% 23.43% 26.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 41 23
Average daily rate
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£390 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £250 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Average hourly rate - £20.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +36.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
282 286 239
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 32.83% 28.95% 28.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 146 104
Average daily rate £363 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £341 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.79% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 16
Average hourly rate £45.00 £17.00 £16.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+164.70% +1.67%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +2.85%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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.

1 111 (80.43%) HTML
2 86 (62.32%) CSS
3 71 (51.45%) jQuery
4 53 (38.41%) .NET
5 52 (37.68%) C#
6 50 (36.23%) Agile Software Development
6 50 (36.23%) HTML5
7 40 (28.99%) CSS3
8 39 (28.26%) MVC
9 33 (23.91%) TDD
9 33 (23.91%) ASP.NET
10 29 (21.01%) AngularJS
11 28 (20.29%) SQL Server
12 27 (19.57%) CMS
13 24 (17.39%) Web Services
13 24 (17.39%) Windows
14 22 (15.94%) XML
14 22 (15.94%) Scrum
15 20 (14.49%) Python
16 19 (13.77%) OO
16 19 (13.77%) REST
16 19 (13.77%) Django
17 18 (13.04%) Java
18 17 (12.32%) ASP.NET MVC
19 16 (11.59%) Sass
20 15 (10.87%) Software Engineering
20 15 (10.87%) SQL
20 15 (10.87%) OOP
20 15 (10.87%) Internet
21 14 (10.14%) Linux

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 27 (19.57%) CMS
2 10 (7.25%) BizTalk Server
2 10 (7.25%) Sitecore CMS
3 8 (5.80%) Node.js
4 7 (5.07%) Drupal
5 6 (4.35%) IIS
6 5 (3.62%) SharePoint
7 4 (2.90%) Umbraco
8 3 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (2.17%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (2.17%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (1.45%) Apache
9 2 (1.45%) Apache Solr
9 2 (1.45%) WordPress
9 2 (1.45%) WebSphere
9 2 (1.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (0.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.72%) Liferay
10 1 (0.72%) Sitefinity
10 1 (0.72%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 4 (2.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.72%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (2.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.17%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.72%) Fredhopper
3 1 (0.72%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.90%) SaaS
3 3 (2.17%) Office 365
3 3 (2.17%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (10.87%) Internet
2 6 (4.35%) HTTP
3 4 (2.90%) Intranet
4 3 (2.17%) SSL
5 1 (0.72%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (20.29%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.52%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (6.52%) Relational Database
3 8 (5.80%) MongoDB
4 7 (5.07%) MySQL
5 6 (4.35%) RDBMS
5 6 (4.35%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (4.35%) NoSQL
5 6 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.45%) DB2
7 2 (1.45%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 12 (8.70%) Selenium
2 9 (6.52%) Git (software)
3 8 (5.80%) NUnit
3 8 (5.80%) MSTest
4 7 (5.07%) Subversion
5 6 (4.35%) Visual Studio
6 3 (2.17%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (1.45%) JUnit
7 2 (1.45%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.45%) Maven
7 2 (1.45%) Xcode
7 2 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.45%) JIRA
7 2 (1.45%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.72%) Grunt
8 1 (0.72%) MSBuild
8 1 (0.72%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.72%) JSUnit
8 1 (0.72%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 6 (4.35%) Finance
2 5 (3.62%) Spanish Language
2 5 (3.62%) Retail
3 3 (2.17%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.72%) Marketing
4 1 (0.72%) Legal
4 1 (0.72%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.72%) Banking
Job Titles
1 112 (81.16%) Developer
2 26 (18.84%) Web Developer
3 17 (12.32%) Front-End Developer
4 12 (8.70%) Python Developer
4 12 (8.70%) JavaScript Developer
5 11 (7.97%) .NET Developer
5 11 (7.97%) C# Developer
6 10 (7.25%) Architect
7 8 (5.80%) Software Developer
8 7 (5.07%) Senior Developer
9 6 (4.35%) Lead Developer
9 6 (4.35%) C# .NET Developer
9 6 (4.35%) Sitecore Developer
10 5 (3.62%) Solutions Architect
10 5 (3.62%) Java Developer
11 4 (2.90%) PHP Developer
11 4 (2.90%) Web Applications Developer
11 4 (2.90%) Applications Developer
11 4 (2.90%) Mobile Developer
11 4 (2.90%) Mobile Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (80.43%) HTML
2 86 (62.32%) CSS
3 71 (51.45%) jQuery
4 53 (38.41%) .NET
5 50 (36.23%) HTML5
6 40 (28.99%) CSS3
7 33 (23.91%) ASP.NET
8 29 (21.01%) AngularJS
9 24 (17.39%) Web Services
10 22 (15.94%) XML
11 19 (13.77%) REST
11 19 (13.77%) Django
12 17 (12.32%) ASP.NET MVC
13 16 (11.59%) Sass
14 14 (10.14%) .NET Framework
14 14 (10.14%) KnockoutJS
15 13 (9.42%) Ajax
16 11 (7.97%) Entity Framework
16 11 (7.97%) Backbone.js
17 9 (6.52%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.14%) User Experience
2 7 (5.07%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.62%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.17%) iPhone
4 3 (2.17%) iPad
4 3 (2.17%) STB
5 2 (1.45%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.45%) FMCG
6 1 (0.72%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 24 (17.39%) Windows
2 14 (10.14%) Linux
3 3 (2.17%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (2.17%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.17%) UNIX
4 2 (1.45%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (36.23%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (28.26%) MVC
3 33 (23.91%) TDD
4 22 (15.94%) Scrum
5 19 (13.77%) OO
6 15 (10.87%) Software Engineering
6 15 (10.87%) OOP
7 13 (9.42%) Service Delivery
8 10 (7.25%) Software Testing
9 9 (6.52%) Kanban
9 9 (6.52%) Workflow
9 9 (6.52%) Content Management
9 9 (6.52%) Responsive Web Design
10 8 (5.80%) Analytics
10 8 (5.80%) SDLC
10 8 (5.80%) Data Modelling
10 8 (5.80%) SOA
10 8 (5.80%) Web Development
10 8 (5.80%) Automated Testing
11 6 (4.35%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 52 (37.68%) C#
2 20 (14.49%) Python
3 18 (13.04%) Java
4 15 (10.87%) SQL
5 11 (7.97%) PHP
6 9 (6.52%) C++
7 6 (4.35%) VB.NET
8 4 (2.90%) T-SQL
9 3 (2.17%) C
10 2 (1.45%) VBScript
10 2 (1.45%) VB
10 2 (1.45%) Perl
10 2 (1.45%) Apex Code
10 2 (1.45%) Ruby
11 1 (0.72%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.72%) PHP5
11 1 (0.72%) COBOL
11 1 (0.72%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (4.35%) Security Cleared
1 6 (4.35%) Degree
2 3 (2.17%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.72%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.17%) QA
2 2 (1.45%) 21 CFR Part 11
Vendors
1 10 (7.25%) Microsoft
1 10 (7.25%) Sitecore
2 6 (4.35%) Oracle
3 5 (3.62%) SAP
4 4 (2.90%) Google
5 3 (2.17%) Sencha
5 3 (2.17%) Apple
6 2 (1.45%) IBM
6 2 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.72%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.72%) Zend
7 1 (0.72%) Micro Focus
7 1 (0.72%) Telerik
7 1 (0.72%) Adobe
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