The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Reading region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 15 9 65
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +56
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 66 97 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 7.42% 9.97% 1.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.98% 30.89% 4.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 48 9
Average daily rate
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£330 £388 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.83% +40.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £483 £404
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £302 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.79% +0.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £19.00 - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.85% +16.66%
Programming Languages Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
254 314 290
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 28.54% 32.27% 24.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 138 128
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £214 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 7
Average hourly rate £19.00 £27.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.90% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £16.07 £20.87
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.40 £30.95 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
JavaScript
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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 23 July 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 23 July 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.

1 111 (79.86%) HTML
2 98 (70.50%) CSS
3 63 (45.32%) jQuery
4 53 (38.13%) HTML5
5 52 (37.41%) .NET
6 36 (25.90%) C#
7 35 (25.18%) ASP.NET
7 35 (25.18%) CSS3
8 30 (21.58%) Web Development
9 29 (20.86%) Ajax
10 28 (20.14%) XML
11 27 (19.42%) MVC
12 22 (15.83%) Agile Software Development
13 21 (15.11%) JSON
13 21 (15.11%) SharePoint
14 20 (14.39%) Windows
15 19 (13.67%) Microsoft
16 18 (12.95%) SQL Server
17 17 (12.23%) XHTML
17 17 (12.23%) CMS
18 15 (10.79%) Java
19 14 (10.07%) TDD
20 13 (9.35%) PHP
20 13 (9.35%) OO
20 13 (9.35%) AngularJS
21 12 (8.63%) Sass
21 12 (8.63%) Sencha Touch
21 12 (8.63%) KnockoutJS
21 12 (8.63%) Sencha
21 12 (8.63%) IIS

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 21 (15.11%) SharePoint
2 17 (12.23%) CMS
3 12 (8.63%) IIS
4 8 (5.76%) SharePoint 2013
5 7 (5.04%) Node.js
6 6 (4.32%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (2.88%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (2.16%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (2.16%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (1.44%) Drupal
10 1 (0.72%) Alfresco
10 1 (0.72%) WordPress
10 1 (0.72%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.72%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.72%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.72%) Confluence
10 1 (0.72%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 12 (8.63%) Photoshop
2 5 (3.60%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.16%) InfoPath
4 2 (1.44%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (1.44%) MS Office
5 1 (0.72%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.72%) Simulink
5 1 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.16%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.72%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.72%) Google App Engine
2 1 (0.72%) PaaS
2 1 (0.72%) Google Apps
2 1 (0.72%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.76%) Internet
2 7 (5.04%) HTTPS
3 5 (3.60%) HTTP
4 4 (2.88%) FTP
5 3 (2.16%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (12.95%) SQL Server
2 10 (7.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (5.76%) MySQL
4 7 (5.04%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.16%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.44%) QlikView
6 2 (1.44%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
6 2 (1.44%) BusinessObjects XI
6 2 (1.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (1.44%) OLAP
6 2 (1.44%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (1.44%) MS Access
6 2 (1.44%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.44%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.72%) DB2
7 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 11 (7.91%) Subversion
1 11 (7.91%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (5.76%) Visual Studio
3 7 (5.04%) Dreamweaver
4 6 (4.32%) Firebug
4 6 (4.32%) Git (software)
5 5 (3.60%) Eclipse
5 5 (3.60%) Selenium
6 4 (2.88%) JIRA
6 4 (2.88%) Jenkins
6 4 (2.88%) Grunt
7 2 (1.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (1.44%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 1 (0.72%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.72%) PhoneGap
8 1 (0.72%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 1 (0.72%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.72%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.72%) Artifactory
8 1 (0.72%) JSUnit
General
1 12 (8.63%) Finance
2 9 (6.47%) Marketing
3 7 (5.04%) Publishing
4 3 (2.16%) Danish Language
4 3 (2.16%) Dutch Language
4 3 (2.16%) Italian Language
4 3 (2.16%) Japanese Language
4 3 (2.16%) Korean Language
4 3 (2.16%) Portuguese Language
4 3 (2.16%) Spanish Language
4 3 (2.16%) Swedish Language
5 2 (1.44%) Games
5 2 (1.44%) Banking
5 2 (1.44%) Advertising
6 1 (0.72%) Retail
Job Titles
1 115 (82.73%) Developer
2 27 (19.42%) Web Developer
3 21 (15.11%) Front-End Developer
4 17 (12.23%) JavaScript Developer
5 13 (9.35%) UI Developer
6 12 (8.63%) UI Programmer
6 12 (8.63%) .NET Developer
7 10 (7.19%) C# Developer
8 8 (5.76%) SharePoint Developer
9 7 (5.04%) User Experience Developer
10 6 (4.32%) Mobile Applications Developer
10 6 (4.32%) Mobile Developer
10 6 (4.32%) Mobile Web Developer
10 6 (4.32%) PHP Developer
10 6 (4.32%) ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (4.32%) Senior Developer
10 6 (4.32%) Java Developer
11 5 (3.60%) Applications Developer
11 5 (3.60%) Senior Front-End Developer
12 4 (2.88%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (79.86%) HTML
2 98 (70.50%) CSS
3 63 (45.32%) jQuery
4 53 (38.13%) HTML5
5 52 (37.41%) .NET
6 35 (25.18%) ASP.NET
6 35 (25.18%) CSS3
7 29 (20.86%) Ajax
8 28 (20.14%) XML
9 21 (15.11%) JSON
10 17 (12.23%) XHTML
11 13 (9.35%) AngularJS
12 12 (8.63%) Sencha Touch
12 12 (8.63%) KnockoutJS
12 12 (8.63%) Sass
12 12 (8.63%) .NET Framework
13 11 (7.91%) WCF
13 11 (7.91%) Web Services
13 11 (7.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 10 (7.19%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.19%) Open Source
1 10 (7.19%) Digital Media
2 9 (6.47%) Mobile App
3 8 (5.76%) W3C
4 5 (3.60%) Blackberry
4 5 (3.60%) Smartphone
5 4 (2.88%) Graphic Design
6 3 (2.16%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.16%) Wiki
7 2 (1.44%) Social Media
7 2 (1.44%) GIS
8 1 (0.72%) SCORM
8 1 (0.72%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.72%) Physics
8 1 (0.72%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.72%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 20 (14.39%) Windows
2 8 (5.76%) Apple iOS
3 7 (5.04%) Linux
3 7 (5.04%) Android
4 6 (4.32%) Windows 8
5 3 (2.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.44%) Windows Phone 8
6 2 (1.44%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.72%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (21.58%) Web Development
2 27 (19.42%) MVC
3 22 (15.83%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (10.07%) TDD
5 13 (9.35%) OO
6 12 (8.63%) Content Management
7 11 (7.91%) BDD
8 9 (6.47%) Web Application Development
8 9 (6.47%) Analytics
8 9 (6.47%) Scrum
8 9 (6.47%) Unit Testing
9 8 (5.76%) Web Analytics
9 8 (5.76%) SEO
10 7 (5.04%) Project Management
10 7 (5.04%) Migration
10 7 (5.04%) Android Development
10 7 (5.04%) iOS Development
10 7 (5.04%) Performance Analysis
11 6 (4.32%) E-Commerce
11 6 (4.32%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 36 (25.90%) C#
2 15 (10.79%) Java
3 13 (9.35%) PHP
4 9 (6.47%) SQL
5 5 (3.60%) Python
6 4 (2.88%) T-SQL
6 4 (2.88%) Perl
7 3 (2.16%) Ruby
7 3 (2.16%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.44%) VB6
8 2 (1.44%) VB
8 2 (1.44%) VBA
9 1 (0.72%) C++
9 1 (0.72%) C
9 1 (0.72%) Google Apps Script
9 1 (0.72%) ECMAScript
9 1 (0.72%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.72%) XAML
Qualifications
1 9 (6.47%) Degree
2 5 (3.60%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.88%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.44%) MCSE
4 2 (1.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.44%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.60%) WCAG
1 5 (3.60%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.72%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 19 (13.67%) Microsoft
2 12 (8.63%) Sencha
3 11 (7.91%) Twitter
4 8 (5.76%) Yahoo!
5 5 (3.60%) Adobe
6 4 (2.88%) Oracle
6 4 (2.88%) SAP
7 3 (2.16%) Red Hat
7 3 (2.16%) Google
7 3 (2.16%) Open Text
7 3 (2.16%) Omniture
7 3 (2.16%) Sitecore
8 2 (1.44%) Business Objects
9 1 (0.72%) JBoss
9 1 (0.72%) IBM
9 1 (0.72%) Autodesk
9 1 (0.72%) SolidWorks
9 1 (0.72%) Akamai
9 1 (0.72%) Appcelerator
9 1 (0.72%) Zend
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