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 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 31 16 20
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +4
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 56 84 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 5.46% 8.69% 6.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.79% 25.61% 24.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 53 47
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 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £445 £391
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.41% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £9.00 - £20.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
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
283 328 304
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 27.58% 33.92% 28.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 219 176
Median daily rate £400 £375 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £295 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 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 £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

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 3 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 3 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 90 (64.29%) CSS
2 85 (60.71%) HTML
3 71 (50.71%) Agile Software Development
4 54 (38.57%) Python
5 43 (30.71%) Java
6 42 (30.00%) Linux
7 35 (25.00%) TDD
8 34 (24.29%) .NET
8 34 (24.29%) jQuery
9 33 (23.57%) C#
9 33 (23.57%) Web Services
9 33 (23.57%) REST
10 32 (22.86%) MVC
11 29 (20.71%) PHP
12 26 (18.57%) AngularJS
13 25 (17.86%) OOP
14 24 (17.14%) ASP.NET
14 24 (17.14%) HTML5
15 23 (16.43%) Scrum
16 22 (15.71%) RESTful
16 22 (15.71%) User Experience
17 21 (15.00%) Web Development
18 20 (14.29%) Django
18 20 (14.29%) Internet
18 20 (14.29%) Node.js
19 19 (13.57%) Responsive Web Design
20 18 (12.86%) Microsoft
21 17 (12.14%) HTTP
21 17 (12.14%) SQL
21 17 (12.14%) JSON

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 (14.29%) Node.js
2 13 (9.29%) Elasticsearch
2 13 (9.29%) IIS
3 8 (5.71%) Apache
4 6 (4.29%) CMS
4 6 (4.29%) Joomla!
4 6 (4.29%) MS Exchange
4 6 (4.29%) WordPress
5 5 (3.57%) Drupal
6 4 (2.86%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (1.43%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.43%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.71%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.71%) nginx
8 1 (0.71%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.71%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.71%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.71%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (6.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.43%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (2.86%) Magento
2 2 (1.43%) Shopify
3 1 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.71%) SAP Business ByDesign
Cloud Services
1 15 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (9.29%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (5.00%) Office 365
4 3 (2.14%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (2.14%) PaaS
5 2 (1.43%) Azure Machine Learning
5 2 (1.43%) GitHub
6 1 (0.71%) Boomi
6 1 (0.71%) SaaS
6 1 (0.71%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 20 (14.29%) Internet
2 17 (12.14%) HTTP
3 7 (5.00%) SSL
4 5 (3.57%) DNS
4 5 (3.57%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.71%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.71%) Network Security
5 1 (0.71%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (11.43%) MySQL
2 14 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 13 (9.29%) RDBMS
4 11 (7.86%) NoSQL
5 9 (6.43%) SQL Server
6 7 (5.00%) Big Data
7 6 (4.29%) MongoDB
7 6 (4.29%) Qlik Sense
8 3 (2.14%) GIS
8 3 (2.14%) Power BI
9 2 (1.43%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.43%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.43%) QlikView
10 1 (0.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.71%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.71%) Redis
10 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (9.29%) Git (software)
2 10 (7.14%) Visual Studio
3 8 (5.71%) Cucumber
4 7 (5.00%) Maven
5 5 (3.57%) Fiddler
5 5 (3.57%) RSpec
6 4 (2.86%) Selenium
7 3 (2.14%) Jenkins
7 3 (2.14%) JIRA
8 2 (1.43%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 2 (1.43%) JMeter
8 2 (1.43%) Subversion
8 2 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.43%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.71%) Ant
9 1 (0.71%) JUnit
9 1 (0.71%) Moq
9 1 (0.71%) MSTest
9 1 (0.71%) NUnit
9 1 (0.71%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 10 (7.14%) Marketing
2 8 (5.71%) German Language
3 6 (4.29%) Publishing
4 5 (3.57%) French Language
4 5 (3.57%) Italian Language
4 5 (3.57%) Spanish Language
5 4 (2.86%) Finance
5 4 (2.86%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.43%) Automotive
7 1 (0.71%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.71%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.71%) Retail
Job Titles
1 101 (72.14%) Developer
2 28 (20.00%) Python Developer
3 22 (15.71%) JavaScript Developer
4 15 (10.71%) C# Developer
5 13 (9.29%) DevOps Engineer
5 13 (9.29%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 13 (9.29%) Linux Engineer
5 13 (9.29%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 10 (7.14%) .NET Developer
6 10 (7.14%) Support Engineer
7 9 (6.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 8 (5.71%) Angular Developer
8 8 (5.71%) HTML Developer
8 8 (5.71%) Web Developer
9 7 (5.00%) Azure Developer
9 7 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
9 7 (5.00%) Java Developer
9 7 (5.00%) Linux Scripter
9 7 (5.00%) PHP Developer
9 7 (5.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (64.29%) CSS
2 85 (60.71%) HTML
3 34 (24.29%) .NET
3 34 (24.29%) jQuery
4 33 (23.57%) REST
4 33 (23.57%) Web Services
5 26 (18.57%) AngularJS
6 24 (17.14%) ASP.NET
6 24 (17.14%) HTML5
7 22 (15.71%) RESTful
8 20 (14.29%) Django
9 17 (12.14%) JSON
10 16 (11.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 16 (11.43%) XML
11 15 (10.71%) CSS3
12 14 (10.00%) Ajax
12 14 (10.00%) Sass
13 13 (9.29%) ELK Stack
13 13 (9.29%) Sensu
14 10 (7.14%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 22 (15.71%) User Experience
2 5 (3.57%) Animation
2 5 (3.57%) Client/Server
2 5 (3.57%) Computer Science
3 4 (2.86%) Visualisation
4 3 (2.14%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.43%) Digital Media
5 2 (1.43%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.43%) W3C
6 1 (0.71%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.71%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 42 (30.00%) Linux
2 16 (11.43%) Ubuntu
3 15 (10.71%) Windows
4 13 (9.29%) CentOS
4 13 (9.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.43%) Android
5 2 (1.43%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.43%) Unix
6 1 (0.71%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (50.71%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (25.00%) TDD
3 32 (22.86%) MVC
4 25 (17.86%) OOP
5 23 (16.43%) Scrum
6 21 (15.00%) Web Development
7 19 (13.57%) Responsive Web Design
8 14 (10.00%) DevOps
8 14 (10.00%) Software Testing
9 13 (9.29%) Configuration Management
10 11 (7.86%) Kanban
11 10 (7.14%) Software Engineering
12 8 (5.71%) Data Protection
12 8 (5.71%) Front End Development
12 8 (5.71%) OO
12 8 (5.71%) SDLC
13 7 (5.00%) E-Commerce
13 7 (5.00%) Memory Management
14 6 (4.29%) Business Intelligence
14 6 (4.29%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 54 (38.57%) Python
2 43 (30.71%) Java
3 33 (23.57%) C#
4 29 (20.71%) PHP
5 17 (12.14%) SQL
6 15 (10.71%) Ruby
7 13 (9.29%) Bash Shell
8 11 (7.86%) VB.NET
9 9 (6.43%) PowerShell
10 8 (5.71%) C++
11 7 (5.00%) VB
12 6 (4.29%) Shell Script
12 6 (4.29%) T-SQL
13 5 (3.57%) VBScript
14 4 (2.86%) VB6
15 2 (1.43%) ES6
15 2 (1.43%) R
16 1 (0.71%) C
16 1 (0.71%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 8 (5.71%) Degree
2 5 (3.57%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.14%) MCITP
3 3 (2.14%) MCTS
3 3 (2.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.57%) SLA
2 4 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (9.29%) Ansible
1 13 (9.29%) Graphite
1 13 (9.29%) logstash
1 13 (9.29%) Puppet
1 13 (9.29%) Terraform
2 3 (2.14%) Capistrano
2 3 (2.14%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 18 (12.86%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.57%) Oracle
3 4 (2.86%) Adobe
3 4 (2.86%) ATG
3 4 (2.86%) hybris
4 3 (2.14%) Sony
4 3 (2.14%) Zend
5 2 (1.43%) Sitecore
5 2 (1.43%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.71%) Citrix
6 1 (0.71%) Concur
6 1 (0.71%) Dell
6 1 (0.71%) Facebook
6 1 (0.71%) ForgeRock
6 1 (0.71%) Google
6 1 (0.71%) Pega
6 1 (0.71%) SAP
6 1 (0.71%) Twitter
6 1 (0.71%) VMware
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