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 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 23 15 9
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -6
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 63 68 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 6.66% 7.68% 9.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.77% 27.98% 28.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 26 48
Average daily rate
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£390 £330 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -16.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £400 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £19.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £31.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+14.96% -6.61%
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
265 243 305
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 28.01% 27.46% 32.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 105 140
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 9
Average hourly rate £40.00 £19.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+110.52% -30.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £15.25 £15.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.40 £32.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -

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 4 August 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 4 August 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.

1 104 (73.76%) HTML
2 92 (65.25%) CSS
3 61 (43.26%) jQuery
4 55 (39.01%) C#
5 52 (36.88%) .NET
5 52 (36.88%) Agile Software Development
6 50 (35.46%) MVC
7 40 (28.37%) HTML5
8 38 (26.95%) TDD
9 37 (26.24%) AngularJS
10 31 (21.99%) Python
11 30 (21.28%) Java
11 30 (21.28%) CSS3
12 27 (19.15%) Scrum
13 26 (18.44%) ASP.NET
14 19 (13.48%) SQL Server
14 19 (13.48%) XML
15 18 (12.77%) CMS
15 18 (12.77%) REST
16 17 (12.06%) Oracle
16 17 (12.06%) OOP
17 16 (11.35%) Windows
17 16 (11.35%) SQL
17 16 (11.35%) Spring
17 16 (11.35%) Sass
17 16 (11.35%) Git (software)
17 16 (11.35%) Django
18 15 (10.64%) Hibernate
19 14 (9.93%) Internet
19 14 (9.93%) Software Engineering

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 18 (12.77%) CMS
2 11 (7.80%) Oracle Spatial
3 7 (4.96%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (4.26%) IIS
4 6 (4.26%) K2 blackpearl
4 6 (4.26%) Node.js
5 5 (3.55%) Sitecore CMS
6 4 (2.84%) Drupal
6 4 (2.84%) Umbraco
7 3 (2.13%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.42%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.42%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.71%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.71%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.71%) Apache
9 1 (0.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.71%) Liferay
9 1 (0.71%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (2.84%) Photoshop
1 4 (2.84%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (1.42%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.13%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.71%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.71%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.13%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.42%) SaaS
3 2 (1.42%) Office 365
4 1 (0.71%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (9.93%) Internet
2 6 (4.26%) HTTP
3 5 (3.55%) Intranet
4 3 (2.13%) SSL
5 1 (0.71%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (13.48%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.80%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (7.09%) Relational Database
4 7 (4.96%) MySQL
4 7 (4.96%) RDBMS
5 6 (4.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (4.26%) MongoDB
5 6 (4.26%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (4.26%) NoSQL
6 5 (3.55%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (2.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.42%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.42%) DB2
8 2 (1.42%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.71%) SSDT
9 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 16 (11.35%) Git (software)
2 12 (8.51%) TeamCity
3 11 (7.80%) Selenium
4 8 (5.67%) MSTest
4 8 (5.67%) NUnit
5 7 (4.96%) Subversion
6 4 (2.84%) Visual Studio
7 3 (2.13%) JIRA
7 3 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (2.13%) Jasmine
7 3 (2.13%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.42%) Grunt
8 2 (1.42%) gulp
8 2 (1.42%) WebDriver
8 2 (1.42%) Axure RP
8 2 (1.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (1.42%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.42%) Maven
8 2 (1.42%) Xcode
9 1 (0.71%) Ant
General
1 12 (8.51%) Finance
2 5 (3.55%) Spanish Language
3 4 (2.84%) Retail
4 2 (1.42%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.42%) Legal
5 1 (0.71%) Publishing
5 1 (0.71%) Banking
5 1 (0.71%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 107 (75.89%) Developer
2 21 (14.89%) Web Developer
3 15 (10.64%) C# Developer
4 13 (9.22%) Python Developer
4 13 (9.22%) Java Developer
5 12 (8.51%) .NET Developer
6 11 (7.80%) JavaScript Developer
6 11 (7.80%) Front-End Developer
7 10 (7.09%) C# .NET Developer
8 9 (6.38%) Architect
9 7 (4.96%) Lead Developer
9 7 (4.96%) Senior Developer
10 6 (4.26%) Software Developer
11 5 (3.55%) Designer
12 4 (2.84%) Front-End Web Developer
12 4 (2.84%) UX Designer
12 4 (2.84%) Mobile Developer
12 4 (2.84%) Mobile Web Developer
12 4 (2.84%) Full Stack Developer
12 4 (2.84%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (73.76%) HTML
2 92 (65.25%) CSS
3 61 (43.26%) jQuery
4 52 (36.88%) .NET
5 40 (28.37%) HTML5
6 37 (26.24%) AngularJS
7 30 (21.28%) CSS3
8 26 (18.44%) ASP.NET
9 19 (13.48%) XML
10 18 (12.77%) REST
11 16 (11.35%) Sass
11 16 (11.35%) Django
11 16 (11.35%) Spring
12 15 (10.64%) Hibernate
13 14 (9.93%) Spring MVC
13 14 (9.93%) EJB
13 14 (9.93%) KnockoutJS
14 13 (9.22%) Web Services
14 13 (9.22%) .NET Framework
15 12 (8.51%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.22%) User Experience
2 11 (7.80%) GIS
3 8 (5.67%) Management Information System
4 7 (4.96%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.13%) STB
5 3 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.42%) W3C
6 2 (1.42%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.42%) Graphic Design
6 2 (1.42%) iPhone
6 2 (1.42%) iPad
7 1 (0.71%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.71%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 16 (11.35%) Windows
2 13 (9.22%) Linux
3 3 (2.13%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (2.13%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.42%) UNIX
4 2 (1.42%) Android
5 1 (0.71%) AIX
5 1 (0.71%) HPUX
5 1 (0.71%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (36.88%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (35.46%) MVC
3 38 (26.95%) TDD
4 27 (19.15%) Scrum
5 17 (12.06%) OOP
6 14 (9.93%) Software Engineering
7 13 (9.22%) OO
7 13 (9.22%) Service Delivery
8 12 (8.51%) Workflow
8 12 (8.51%) Software Testing
9 11 (7.80%) Data Protection
10 10 (7.09%) Analytics
10 10 (7.09%) User Stories
10 10 (7.09%) Responsive Web Design
11 9 (6.38%) Kanban
11 9 (6.38%) Content Management
12 8 (5.67%) Automated Testing
12 8 (5.67%) E-Commerce
12 8 (5.67%) Data Modelling
12 8 (5.67%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 55 (39.01%) C#
2 31 (21.99%) Python
3 30 (21.28%) Java
4 16 (11.35%) SQL
5 9 (6.38%) T-SQL
5 9 (6.38%) C++
6 7 (4.96%) PHP
7 6 (4.26%) VB.NET
8 3 (2.13%) C
9 2 (1.42%) Ruby
9 2 (1.42%) PHP5
9 2 (1.42%) Perl
9 2 (1.42%) VBScript
9 2 (1.42%) VB
10 1 (0.71%) COBOL
10 1 (0.71%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.71%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.71%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (9.93%) Security Cleared
2 6 (4.26%) Degree
2 6 (4.26%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.71%) MCSD
3 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.13%) QA
2 2 (1.42%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 1 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 17 (12.06%) Oracle
2 10 (7.09%) Microsoft
3 5 (3.55%) SAP
3 5 (3.55%) Sitecore
4 4 (2.84%) Google
5 3 (2.13%) Sencha
5 3 (2.13%) Adobe
5 3 (2.13%) Apple
6 2 (1.42%) Macromedia
6 2 (1.42%) IBM
7 1 (0.71%) Splunk
7 1 (0.71%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.71%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.71%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.71%) Micro Focus
7 1 (0.71%) VMware
7 1 (0.71%) Alterian
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