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 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 15 13 37
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +24
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 80 99 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 9.30% 9.15% 4.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.85% 23.29% 16.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 67 24
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £313
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Average hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.86 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-3.25% +12.90%
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
268 425 368
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 31.16% 39.28% 27.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 253 121
Average daily rate £385 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £168 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 11
Average hourly rate £13.00 £38.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-66.23% +75.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -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 21 October 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 21 October 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.

1 106 (73.61%) HTML
2 98 (68.06%) CSS
3 60 (41.67%) .NET
4 55 (38.19%) HTML5
5 48 (33.33%) jQuery
6 41 (28.47%) Agile Software Development
7 38 (26.39%) SQL Server
7 38 (26.39%) C#
7 38 (26.39%) ASP.NET
8 37 (25.69%) CSS3
9 36 (25.00%) MVC
10 32 (22.22%) Microsoft
11 30 (20.83%) SharePoint
12 27 (18.75%) SQL
13 24 (16.67%) XML
14 22 (15.28%) Windows
14 22 (15.28%) KnockoutJS
14 22 (15.28%) AngularJS
15 21 (14.58%) CRM
16 20 (13.89%) Web Services
16 20 (13.89%) Web Development
17 19 (13.19%) Dynamics CRM
17 19 (13.19%) PHP
18 18 (12.50%) OO
18 18 (12.50%) Ajax
18 18 (12.50%) Sass
19 17 (11.81%) Internet
20 16 (11.11%) JSON
21 15 (10.42%) Unit Testing
21 15 (10.42%) CMS

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 30 (20.83%) SharePoint
2 15 (10.42%) CMS
3 12 (8.33%) IIS
4 11 (7.64%) BizTalk Server
5 9 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
6 8 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
7 6 (4.17%) Node.js
7 6 (4.17%) Drupal
8 5 (3.47%) SharePoint Server
8 5 (3.47%) Apache
9 4 (2.78%) WordPress
10 3 (2.08%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (2.08%) Tomcat
11 2 (1.39%) WebSphere
11 2 (1.39%) Liferay
12 1 (0.69%) Cloud Foundry
12 1 (0.69%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (0.69%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (3.47%) Photoshop
1 5 (3.47%) InfoPath
2 2 (1.39%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.69%) QuarkXPress
3 1 (0.69%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.69%) Simulink
3 1 (0.69%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 19 (13.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.08%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.69%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.69%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.69%) PaaS
2 1 (0.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (11.81%) Internet
2 9 (6.25%) HTTP
3 7 (4.86%) HTTPS
3 7 (4.86%) FTP
4 4 (2.78%) DNS
5 3 (2.08%) SMTP
5 3 (2.08%) SSH
6 2 (1.39%) PuTTY
6 2 (1.39%) WinSCP
7 1 (0.69%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.69%) SSL
7 1 (0.69%) Intranet
7 1 (0.69%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (26.39%) SQL Server
2 13 (9.03%) MySQL
3 8 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (3.47%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (2.08%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.69%) DB2
Development Applications
1 11 (7.64%) Subversion
2 9 (6.25%) Git (software)
3 8 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (5.56%) Visual Studio
4 7 (4.86%) Grunt
5 4 (2.78%) Eclipse
5 4 (2.78%) Selenium
5 4 (2.78%) Jenkins
5 4 (2.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 3 (2.08%) Dreamweaver
6 3 (2.08%) JIRA
7 1 (0.69%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (0.69%) Bower
7 1 (0.69%) Moq
7 1 (0.69%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.69%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.69%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.69%) Fiddler
7 1 (0.69%) JSUnit
General
1 10 (6.94%) Marketing
2 4 (2.78%) Finance
3 2 (1.39%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.39%) Danish Language
3 2 (1.39%) Dutch Language
3 2 (1.39%) Italian Language
3 2 (1.39%) Japanese Language
3 2 (1.39%) Korean Language
3 2 (1.39%) Portuguese Language
3 2 (1.39%) Spanish Language
3 2 (1.39%) Swedish Language
4 1 (0.69%) Advertising
4 1 (0.69%) Games
4 1 (0.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 112 (77.78%) Developer
2 24 (16.67%) Front-End Developer
3 22 (15.28%) Web Developer
4 13 (9.03%) Senior Developer
4 13 (9.03%) JavaScript Developer
5 12 (8.33%) .NET Developer
5 12 (8.33%) C# Developer
6 10 (6.94%) CRM Developer
7 8 (5.56%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 8 (5.56%) SharePoint Developer
7 8 (5.56%) PHP Developer
8 7 (4.86%) Consultant
9 6 (4.17%) Software Developer
9 6 (4.17%) Programmer
9 6 (4.17%) Microsoft Developer
9 6 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM Developer
10 5 (3.47%) Senior JavaScript Developer
10 5 (3.47%) PHP Programmer
10 5 (3.47%) Support Engineer
11 4 (2.78%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (73.61%) HTML
2 98 (68.06%) CSS
3 60 (41.67%) .NET
4 55 (38.19%) HTML5
5 48 (33.33%) jQuery
6 38 (26.39%) ASP.NET
7 37 (25.69%) CSS3
8 24 (16.67%) XML
9 22 (15.28%) KnockoutJS
9 22 (15.28%) AngularJS
10 20 (13.89%) Web Services
11 18 (12.50%) Ajax
11 18 (12.50%) Sass
12 16 (11.11%) JSON
13 13 (9.03%) WCF
14 11 (7.64%) ASP.NET MVC
14 11 (7.64%) Backbone.js
15 10 (6.94%) .NET Framework
15 10 (6.94%) XSLT
15 10 (6.94%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.64%) Open Source
2 8 (5.56%) Mobile App
3 7 (4.86%) Digital Media
3 7 (4.86%) Computer Science
4 6 (4.17%) User Experience
5 3 (2.08%) Wiki
6 2 (1.39%) W3C
6 2 (1.39%) GIS
6 2 (1.39%) IPTV
6 2 (1.39%) Graphic Design
6 2 (1.39%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (1.39%) Social Media
7 1 (0.69%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.69%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.69%) Physics
7 1 (0.69%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 22 (15.28%) Windows
2 6 (4.17%) Linux
3 5 (3.47%) UNIX
4 2 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.39%) Debian
4 2 (1.39%) Android
4 2 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.39%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (28.47%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (25.00%) MVC
3 21 (14.58%) CRM
4 20 (13.89%) Web Development
5 18 (12.50%) OO
6 15 (10.42%) Unit Testing
7 13 (9.03%) TDD
8 12 (8.33%) Scrum
9 11 (7.64%) BDD
10 9 (6.25%) Analytics
10 9 (6.25%) SEO
10 9 (6.25%) Workflow
11 8 (5.56%) Web Analytics
11 8 (5.56%) Project Management
12 7 (4.86%) Performance Analysis
13 6 (4.17%) System Testing
13 6 (4.17%) Migration
14 5 (3.47%) Content Management
14 5 (3.47%) E-Commerce
14 5 (3.47%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 38 (26.39%) C#
2 27 (18.75%) SQL
3 19 (13.19%) PHP
4 15 (10.42%) Java
5 8 (5.56%) VBA
6 4 (2.78%) C++
6 4 (2.78%) PL/SQL
7 3 (2.08%) T-SQL
7 3 (2.08%) Perl
7 3 (2.08%) Python
8 2 (1.39%) PHP5
8 2 (1.39%) Ruby
8 2 (1.39%) C
9 1 (0.69%) XPath
9 1 (0.69%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.69%) Scala
9 1 (0.69%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.69%) ECMAScript
9 1 (0.69%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.69%) XAML
Qualifications
1 14 (9.72%) Degree
2 12 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 9 (6.25%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.39%) MCSE
5 2 (1.39%) MCPD
6 1 (0.69%) MCTS
6 1 (0.69%) MCITP
6 1 (0.69%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.08%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.39%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 32 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.17%) Oracle
3 5 (3.47%) Zend
3 5 (3.47%) Sencha
4 3 (2.08%) Sitecore
4 3 (2.08%) Omniture
4 3 (2.08%) Open Text
4 3 (2.08%) Adobe
5 2 (1.39%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.39%) SAP
5 2 (1.39%) Google
5 2 (1.39%) Twitter
6 1 (0.69%) SendGrid
6 1 (0.69%) Akamai
6 1 (0.69%) IBM
6 1 (0.69%) Telerik
6 1 (0.69%) Alterian
6 1 (0.69%) Autodesk
6 1 (0.69%) SolidWorks
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Interaction Recruitment PLC
Rate: £450 - 500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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Interaction Recruitment PLC
Rate: £450 - 500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Reading
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago