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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 20 17 23
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 58 89 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 6.74% 9.00% 6.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.11% 25.57% 22.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 45 31
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £412 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £32.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year
-7.07% -5.10%
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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
231 348 280
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 26.86% 35.19% 30.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 190 129
Average daily rate £400 £350 £336
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +4.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £438 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 11
Average hourly rate £37.50 - £21.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 - £13.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 - £26.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.53 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.89% -4.21%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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.

1 112 (77.78%) HTML
2 101 (70.14%) CSS
3 69 (47.92%) jQuery
4 55 (38.19%) Agile Software Development
5 52 (36.11%) HTML5
6 51 (35.42%) .NET
6 51 (35.42%) SQL Server
7 49 (34.03%) MVC
8 42 (29.17%) CSS3
9 41 (28.47%) C#
10 36 (25.00%) SQL
11 32 (22.22%) ASP.NET
12 29 (20.14%) TDD
13 28 (19.44%) Microsoft
14 27 (18.75%) Web Services
15 26 (18.06%) CRM
16 25 (17.36%) AngularJS
17 24 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
18 23 (15.97%) SharePoint
19 22 (15.28%) Windows
19 22 (15.28%) CMS
20 20 (13.89%) ASP.NET MVC
20 20 (13.89%) PHP
20 20 (13.89%) OO
20 20 (13.89%) Sass
21 19 (13.19%) XML
21 19 (13.19%) Scrum
21 19 (13.19%) Git (software)
22 18 (12.50%) Unit Testing
22 18 (12.50%) Internet

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (15.97%) SharePoint
2 22 (15.28%) CMS
3 17 (11.81%) BizTalk Server
4 11 (7.64%) Drupal
5 7 (4.86%) Sitecore CMS
5 7 (4.86%) SharePoint 2013
6 6 (4.17%) WordPress
6 6 (4.17%) Apache
7 4 (2.78%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (2.78%) Tomcat
8 3 (2.08%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (1.39%) Liferay
9 2 (1.39%) Apache Solr
9 2 (1.39%) Node.js
9 2 (1.39%) IIS
10 1 (0.69%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.69%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 5 (3.47%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.08%) Photoshop
2 3 (2.08%) MS Office
3 1 (0.69%) QuarkXPress
3 1 (0.69%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.69%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 24 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.69%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.39%) Office 365
2 2 (1.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (12.50%) Internet
2 4 (2.78%) HTTP
3 3 (2.08%) SMTP
3 3 (2.08%) FTP
3 3 (2.08%) SSH
4 2 (1.39%) PuTTY
4 2 (1.39%) WinSCP
5 1 (0.69%) DNS
5 1 (0.69%) SSL
5 1 (0.69%) ATM
5 1 (0.69%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (35.42%) SQL Server
2 13 (9.03%) MySQL
3 10 (6.94%) Relational Database
4 9 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (5.56%) RDBMS
6 7 (4.86%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (3.47%) NoSQL
8 3 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.39%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.69%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 19 (13.19%) Git (software)
2 14 (9.72%) Subversion
3 8 (5.56%) Visual Studio
4 5 (3.47%) Eclipse
4 5 (3.47%) Grunt
4 5 (3.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.39%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.39%) Selenium
6 2 (1.39%) JUnit
7 1 (0.69%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (0.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.69%) Maven
7 1 (0.69%) Firebug
7 1 (0.69%) Fiddler
7 1 (0.69%) JIRA
7 1 (0.69%) Moq
7 1 (0.69%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (4.17%) Marketing
1 6 (4.17%) Finance
2 3 (2.08%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.69%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.69%) Advertising
3 1 (0.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 124 (86.11%) Developer
2 22 (15.28%) Front-End Developer
3 19 (13.19%) Web Developer
4 16 (11.11%) .NET Developer
5 12 (8.33%) C# Developer
5 12 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
5 12 (8.33%) Python Developer
6 11 (7.64%) CRM Developer
7 10 (6.94%) Senior Developer
8 9 (6.25%) PHP Developer
9 8 (5.56%) Microsoft Developer
10 7 (4.86%) Dynamics CRM Developer
11 6 (4.17%) Programmer
11 6 (4.17%) Software Developer
11 6 (4.17%) Architect
12 5 (3.47%) Consultant
12 5 (3.47%) PHP Web Developer
12 5 (3.47%) PHP Programmer
12 5 (3.47%) Java Developer
12 5 (3.47%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (77.78%) HTML
2 101 (70.14%) CSS
3 69 (47.92%) jQuery
4 52 (36.11%) HTML5
5 51 (35.42%) .NET
6 42 (29.17%) CSS3
7 32 (22.22%) ASP.NET
8 27 (18.75%) Web Services
9 25 (17.36%) AngularJS
10 20 (13.89%) ASP.NET MVC
10 20 (13.89%) Sass
11 19 (13.19%) XML
12 17 (11.81%) JSON
13 14 (9.72%) .NET Framework
13 14 (9.72%) KnockoutJS
14 13 (9.03%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 13 (9.03%) REST
14 13 (9.03%) Django
15 12 (8.33%) Backbone.js
16 11 (7.64%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.11%) User Experience
2 6 (4.17%) Open Source
3 5 (3.47%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.47%) Digital Media
4 4 (2.78%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.78%) New Media
5 3 (2.08%) BBC
6 2 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.39%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (1.39%) IPTV
7 1 (0.69%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.69%) Taxonomies
7 1 (0.69%) iPad
7 1 (0.69%) iPhone
7 1 (0.69%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 22 (15.28%) Windows
2 15 (10.42%) Linux
3 8 (5.56%) UNIX
4 2 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.39%) Debian
4 2 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (38.19%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (34.03%) MVC
3 29 (20.14%) TDD
4 26 (18.06%) CRM
5 20 (13.89%) OO
6 19 (13.19%) Scrum
7 18 (12.50%) Unit Testing
8 14 (9.72%) Responsive Web Design
9 12 (8.33%) Web Development
10 10 (6.94%) System Testing
10 10 (6.94%) OOP
11 9 (6.25%) Software Engineering
12 8 (5.56%) Software Testing
13 7 (4.86%) Workflow
13 7 (4.86%) Kanban
14 6 (4.17%) BDD
15 5 (3.47%) E-Commerce
16 4 (2.78%) Mentoring
16 4 (2.78%) Email Marketing
17 3 (2.08%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 41 (28.47%) C#
2 36 (25.00%) SQL
3 20 (13.89%) PHP
4 17 (11.81%) Java
5 16 (11.11%) Python
6 12 (8.33%) VBA
7 4 (2.78%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.39%) Scala
8 2 (1.39%) Ruby
8 2 (1.39%) PHP5
8 2 (1.39%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.39%) C++
9 1 (0.69%) Perl
9 1 (0.69%) XPath
9 1 (0.69%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 11 (7.64%) Security Cleared
2 8 (5.56%) Degree
3 5 (3.47%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.69%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.69%) MCITP
4 1 (0.69%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.08%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.39%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 28 (19.44%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.86%) Sitecore
3 5 (3.47%) Oracle
3 5 (3.47%) Zend
4 2 (1.39%) Telerik
4 2 (1.39%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.69%) Alterian
5 1 (0.69%) Ektron
5 1 (0.69%) SendGrid
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