The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 30 23 21
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -2
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 53 62 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 5.84% 6.91% 6.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.08% 21.23% 23.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 40 41
Median daily rate £375 £390 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £293 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £472 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.93% +7.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £9.00 - £20.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £37.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-11.25% +7.85%
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
264 292 288
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 29.11% 32.55% 28.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 195 147
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £295 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Median hourly rate £9.00 £45.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-80.00% +164.70%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing JavaScript as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 May 2016.

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 30 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Reading region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 79 (59.40%) CSS
2 75 (56.39%) HTML
3 60 (45.11%) Agile Software Development
4 46 (34.59%) Python
5 42 (31.58%) Java
6 41 (30.83%) C#
7 40 (30.08%) .NET
8 38 (28.57%) Web Services
8 38 (28.57%) MVC
9 33 (24.81%) Linux
10 31 (23.31%) REST
11 30 (22.56%) TDD
12 29 (21.80%) ASP.NET
13 28 (21.05%) jQuery
14 26 (19.55%) PHP
14 26 (19.55%) AngularJS
15 23 (17.29%) RESTful
16 22 (16.54%) Microsoft
17 20 (15.04%) Node.js
18 19 (14.29%) HTML5
18 19 (14.29%) Web Development
18 19 (14.29%) SQL
18 19 (14.29%) Scrum
19 18 (13.53%) OOP
20 17 (12.78%) HTTP
20 17 (12.78%) Internet
20 17 (12.78%) Microsoft Azure
20 17 (12.78%) Responsive Web Design
20 17 (12.78%) User Experience
21 16 (12.03%) Twitter Bootstrap

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 20 (15.04%) Node.js
2 13 (9.77%) Elasticsearch
2 13 (9.77%) IIS
3 7 (5.26%) CMS
4 6 (4.51%) Joomla!
4 6 (4.51%) MS Exchange
4 6 (4.51%) WordPress
5 5 (3.76%) Apache
5 5 (3.76%) Drupal
6 4 (3.01%) SharePoint
6 4 (3.01%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (2.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 3 (2.26%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (1.50%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (1.50%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.50%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.75%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.75%) nginx
9 1 (0.75%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.75%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (8.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.50%) Magento
1 2 (1.50%) Shopify
2 1 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.75%) SAP Business ByDesign
Cloud Services
1 17 (12.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (9.77%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (6.02%) Office 365
4 3 (2.26%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (2.26%) PaaS
5 2 (1.50%) Azure Machine Learning
6 1 (0.75%) Boomi
6 1 (0.75%) SaaS
6 1 (0.75%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 17 (12.78%) HTTP
1 17 (12.78%) Internet
2 7 (5.26%) SSL
3 5 (3.76%) DNS
3 5 (3.76%) Wireshark
4 1 (0.75%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.75%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.27%) Relational Database
2 10 (7.52%) RDBMS
2 10 (7.52%) SQL Server
3 9 (6.77%) MySQL
4 8 (6.02%) NoSQL
5 7 (5.26%) Big Data
6 6 (4.51%) MongoDB
6 6 (4.51%) Qlik Sense
7 3 (2.26%) GIS
7 3 (2.26%) Power BI
8 2 (1.50%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (1.50%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.50%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.50%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.50%) QlikView
8 2 (1.50%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.50%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.75%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.75%) Redis
Development Applications
1 12 (9.02%) Visual Studio
2 9 (6.77%) Git (software)
3 7 (5.26%) Maven
3 7 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (4.51%) Cucumber
4 6 (4.51%) Selenium
5 5 (3.76%) Fiddler
6 4 (3.01%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.50%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 2 (1.50%) Appium
7 2 (1.50%) JMeter
7 2 (1.50%) SpecFlow
7 2 (1.50%) Subversion
7 2 (1.50%) TeamCity
7 2 (1.50%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.75%) Ant
8 1 (0.75%) JUnit
8 1 (0.75%) MSTest
8 1 (0.75%) NUnit
8 1 (0.75%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 10 (7.52%) Marketing
2 8 (6.02%) German Language
3 6 (4.51%) Publishing
4 5 (3.76%) French Language
4 5 (3.76%) Italian Language
4 5 (3.76%) Spanish Language
5 4 (3.01%) Finance
5 4 (3.01%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.26%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.50%) Automotive
8 1 (0.75%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 93 (69.92%) Developer
2 20 (15.04%) JavaScript Developer
3 19 (14.29%) Python Developer
4 17 (12.78%) C# Developer
5 15 (11.28%) .NET Developer
5 15 (11.28%) Linux Engineer
6 13 (9.77%) DevOps Engineer
6 13 (9.77%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 13 (9.77%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 10 (7.52%) Support Engineer
8 9 (6.77%) C# .NET Developer
8 9 (6.77%) Senior Linux Engineer
9 8 (6.02%) Azure Developer
9 8 (6.02%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 7 (5.26%) Angular Developer
10 7 (5.26%) HTML Developer
10 7 (5.26%) Linux Scripter
10 7 (5.26%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 7 (5.26%) Web Developer
11 6 (4.51%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (59.40%) CSS
2 75 (56.39%) HTML
3 40 (30.08%) .NET
4 38 (28.57%) Web Services
5 31 (23.31%) REST
6 29 (21.80%) ASP.NET
7 28 (21.05%) jQuery
8 26 (19.55%) AngularJS
9 23 (17.29%) RESTful
10 19 (14.29%) HTML5
11 16 (12.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 15 (11.28%) JSON
12 15 (11.28%) XML
13 14 (10.53%) CSS3
13 14 (10.53%) Django
14 13 (9.77%) Ajax
14 13 (9.77%) ELK Stack
14 13 (9.77%) Sensu
15 12 (9.02%) ASP.NET MVC
16 11 (8.27%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.78%) User Experience
2 5 (3.76%) Animation
2 5 (3.76%) Client/Server
2 5 (3.76%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.01%) Visualisation
4 3 (2.26%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.26%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.50%) Digital Media
5 2 (1.50%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.50%) W3C
6 1 (0.75%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 33 (24.81%) Linux
2 15 (11.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 15 (11.28%) Windows
3 13 (9.77%) CentOS
3 13 (9.77%) Ubuntu
4 2 (1.50%) Android
4 2 (1.50%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.50%) SUSE
4 2 (1.50%) Unix
5 1 (0.75%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (45.11%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (28.57%) MVC
3 30 (22.56%) TDD
4 19 (14.29%) Scrum
4 19 (14.29%) Web Development
5 18 (13.53%) OOP
6 17 (12.78%) Responsive Web Design
7 14 (10.53%) DevOps
8 13 (9.77%) Configuration Management
9 9 (6.77%) Software Testing
10 8 (6.02%) Front End Development
10 8 (6.02%) Kanban
10 8 (6.02%) OO
10 8 (6.02%) Software Engineering
11 7 (5.26%) Data Protection
11 7 (5.26%) Memory Management
11 7 (5.26%) SDLC
12 6 (4.51%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (4.51%) E-Commerce
13 5 (3.76%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 46 (34.59%) Python
2 42 (31.58%) Java
3 41 (30.83%) C#
4 26 (19.55%) PHP
5 19 (14.29%) SQL
6 13 (9.77%) Bash Shell
7 12 (9.02%) PowerShell
8 11 (8.27%) Ruby
8 11 (8.27%) VB.NET
9 8 (6.02%) C++
10 7 (5.26%) VB
11 6 (4.51%) Shell Script
11 6 (4.51%) T-SQL
12 5 (3.76%) VBScript
13 4 (3.01%) VB6
14 2 (1.50%) Perl
14 2 (1.50%) R
15 1 (0.75%) C
15 1 (0.75%) ES6
15 1 (0.75%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 8 (6.02%) Degree
2 7 (5.26%) Security Cleared
3 5 (3.76%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.26%) MCITP
4 3 (2.26%) MCTS
4 3 (2.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.02%) SLA
2 4 (3.01%) QA
3 1 (0.75%) SDET
System Software
1 3 (2.26%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (9.77%) Ansible
1 13 (9.77%) Graphite
1 13 (9.77%) logstash
1 13 (9.77%) Puppet
1 13 (9.77%) Terraform
2 3 (2.26%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 22 (16.54%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.51%) Oracle
3 4 (3.01%) Adobe
3 4 (3.01%) ATG
3 4 (3.01%) hybris
3 4 (3.01%) Sitecore
4 3 (2.26%) VMware
4 3 (2.26%) Zend
5 2 (1.50%) Facebook
5 2 (1.50%) HP
5 2 (1.50%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.50%) Sony
5 2 (1.50%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.75%) Citrix
6 1 (0.75%) Dell
6 1 (0.75%) ForgeRock
6 1 (0.75%) Google
6 1 (0.75%) IBM
6 1 (0.75%) SAP
6 1 (0.75%) Twitter
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