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 February 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 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 16 16 20
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 78 76 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 8.36% 7.61% 7.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.55% 26.12% 19.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 42 23
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£350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £264 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £409 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £305
% change year-on-year
+6.15% +6.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £15.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-7.07% -
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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
264 291 289
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 28.30% 29.13% 37.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 174 123
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £420 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 15
Average hourly rate £44.08 - £21.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 - £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 - £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+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 27 February 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 February 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.

1 114 (79.72%) HTML
2 100 (69.93%) CSS
3 72 (50.35%) jQuery
4 55 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
5 51 (35.66%) HTML5
6 49 (34.27%) MVC
7 47 (32.87%) .NET
8 46 (32.17%) SQL Server
9 44 (30.77%) CSS3
10 43 (30.07%) C#
11 34 (23.78%) TDD
12 32 (22.38%) SQL
13 31 (21.68%) ASP.NET
14 24 (16.78%) Microsoft
15 23 (16.08%) CMS
15 23 (16.08%) AngularJS
16 22 (15.38%) Web Services
17 21 (14.69%) Python
17 21 (14.69%) ASP.NET MVC
18 20 (13.99%) Sass
18 20 (13.99%) Unit Testing
18 20 (13.99%) SharePoint
18 20 (13.99%) XML
18 20 (13.99%) PHP
18 20 (13.99%) Scrum
19 19 (13.29%) CRM
20 18 (12.59%) BizTalk Server
20 18 (12.59%) Windows
20 18 (12.59%) OO
20 18 (12.59%) Django

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 23 (16.08%) CMS
2 20 (13.99%) SharePoint
3 18 (12.59%) BizTalk Server
4 14 (9.79%) Drupal
5 10 (6.99%) Sitecore CMS
6 7 (4.90%) SharePoint 2013
7 6 (4.20%) WordPress
8 5 (3.50%) Apache
9 4 (2.80%) Tomcat
9 4 (2.80%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (2.10%) Liferay
10 3 (2.10%) IIS
10 3 (2.10%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (1.40%) WebSphere
11 2 (1.40%) Apache Solr
11 2 (1.40%) Node.js
12 1 (0.70%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 4 (2.80%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.40%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.40%) MS Office
3 1 (0.70%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 17 (11.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.70%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.10%) SaaS
1 3 (2.10%) Office 365
2 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (11.89%) Internet
2 2 (1.40%) PuTTY
2 2 (1.40%) WinSCP
2 2 (1.40%) HTTP
3 1 (0.70%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.70%) ATM
3 1 (0.70%) SMTP
3 1 (0.70%) FTP
3 1 (0.70%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (32.17%) SQL Server
2 14 (9.79%) MySQL
3 13 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (8.39%) Relational Database
5 9 (6.29%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (6.29%) RDBMS
6 6 (4.20%) NoSQL
7 3 (2.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.40%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.40%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.70%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 15 (10.49%) Git (software)
2 14 (9.79%) Subversion
3 8 (5.59%) Visual Studio
4 5 (3.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 4 (2.80%) Eclipse
6 3 (2.10%) Selenium
6 3 (2.10%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (2.10%) Jenkins
6 3 (2.10%) Grunt
7 2 (1.40%) JUnit
7 2 (1.40%) Xcode
7 2 (1.40%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.70%) Firebug
8 1 (0.70%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.70%) Maven
8 1 (0.70%) JIRA
General
1 5 (3.50%) Finance
1 5 (3.50%) Marketing
2 2 (1.40%) Telecoms
2 2 (1.40%) Retail
3 1 (0.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 124 (86.71%) Developer
2 23 (16.08%) Web Developer
3 17 (11.89%) Front-End Developer
4 16 (11.19%) .NET Developer
5 15 (10.49%) Python Developer
6 12 (8.39%) JavaScript Developer
7 10 (6.99%) C# Developer
8 8 (5.59%) Software Developer
8 8 (5.59%) Architect
8 8 (5.59%) PHP Developer
8 8 (5.59%) CRM Developer
9 7 (4.90%) Microsoft Developer
9 7 (4.90%) Senior Developer
10 6 (4.20%) Dynamics CRM Developer
11 5 (3.50%) Sitecore Developer
11 5 (3.50%) Solutions Architect
11 5 (3.50%) PHP Web Developer
11 5 (3.50%) ASP.NET Developer
12 4 (2.80%) Junior Developer
12 4 (2.80%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (79.72%) HTML
2 100 (69.93%) CSS
3 72 (50.35%) jQuery
4 51 (35.66%) HTML5
5 47 (32.87%) .NET
6 44 (30.77%) CSS3
7 31 (21.68%) ASP.NET
8 23 (16.08%) AngularJS
9 22 (15.38%) Web Services
10 21 (14.69%) ASP.NET MVC
11 20 (13.99%) XML
11 20 (13.99%) Sass
12 18 (12.59%) Django
13 15 (10.49%) JSON
13 15 (10.49%) .NET Framework
14 14 (9.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 13 (9.09%) REST
16 12 (8.39%) Ajax
17 10 (6.99%) Backbone.js
18 8 (5.59%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.49%) User Experience
2 5 (3.50%) Digital Media
3 4 (2.80%) New Media
3 4 (2.80%) Mobile App
3 4 (2.80%) Computer Science
3 4 (2.80%) Open Source
4 3 (2.10%) iPhone
4 3 (2.10%) BBC
4 3 (2.10%) iPad
5 2 (1.40%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.40%) IPTV
5 2 (1.40%) FMCG
5 2 (1.40%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.70%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.70%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 18 (12.59%) Windows
2 14 (9.79%) Linux
3 6 (4.20%) UNIX
4 3 (2.10%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.40%) Android
6 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.70%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (34.27%) MVC
3 34 (23.78%) TDD
4 20 (13.99%) Unit Testing
4 20 (13.99%) Scrum
5 19 (13.29%) CRM
6 18 (12.59%) OO
7 14 (9.79%) Responsive Web Design
8 13 (9.09%) Software Engineering
9 12 (8.39%) OOP
10 11 (7.69%) Web Development
11 10 (6.99%) System Testing
12 9 (6.29%) Software Testing
13 8 (5.59%) Kanban
14 7 (4.90%) BDD
15 6 (4.20%) E-Commerce
15 6 (4.20%) Service Delivery
16 5 (3.50%) Workflow
16 5 (3.50%) Mentoring
17 4 (2.80%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 43 (30.07%) C#
2 32 (22.38%) SQL
3 21 (14.69%) Python
4 20 (13.99%) PHP
5 15 (10.49%) Java
6 12 (8.39%) VBA
7 4 (2.80%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.10%) Ruby
9 2 (1.40%) PHP5
9 2 (1.40%) Scala
9 2 (1.40%) Perl
9 2 (1.40%) C++
9 2 (1.40%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.40%) VBScript
9 2 (1.40%) VB
9 2 (1.40%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.70%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 7 (4.90%) Security Cleared
2 5 (3.50%) Degree
3 3 (2.10%) VCP4
4 1 (0.70%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.70%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.20%) QA
2 2 (1.40%) 21 CFR Part 11
Systems Management
1 2 (1.40%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (16.78%) Microsoft
2 10 (6.99%) Sitecore
3 4 (2.80%) Oracle
4 3 (2.10%) Sencha
4 3 (2.10%) Apple
5 2 (1.40%) Telerik
5 2 (1.40%) Zend
6 1 (0.70%) Ektron
6 1 (0.70%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.70%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.70%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.70%) SendGrid
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