The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 11 7 25
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +18
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 22 30 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 9.24% 15.63% 4.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.95% 35.29% 11.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 14 10
Average daily rate
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£338 £300 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -10.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £265 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £350 £357
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £310
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year
- -5.10%
JavaScript
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Sheffield region.

Programming Languages Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
76 85 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 31.93% 44.27% 40.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 41 65
Average daily rate £385 £300 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.33% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £231 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £375 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 2
Average hourly rate - £29.50 £90.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -67.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.59% -5.71%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JavaScript across the Sheffield region.

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

JavaScript
Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

JavaScript Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript across the Sheffield region.

JavaScript Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 23 (69.70%) HTML
2 20 (60.61%) jQuery
3 19 (57.58%) .NET
3 19 (57.58%) CSS
4 17 (51.52%) SQL Server
4 17 (51.52%) MVC
4 17 (51.52%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (48.48%) SQL
5 16 (48.48%) XML
6 15 (45.45%) Web Services
7 14 (42.42%) C#
7 14 (42.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 13 (39.39%) ASP.NET
9 12 (36.36%) TDD
10 10 (30.30%) Ajax
10 10 (30.30%) IIS
10 10 (30.30%) Scrum
11 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
11 9 (27.27%) Web Development
11 9 (27.27%) Unit Testing
11 9 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
12 8 (24.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 7 (21.21%) SQL Server 2005
13 7 (21.21%) .NET Framework
13 7 (21.21%) Test Scripting
13 7 (21.21%) Team Foundation Server
13 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET MVC
14 5 (15.15%) HTML5
14 5 (15.15%) WPF
14 5 (15.15%) Finance

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 10 (30.30%) IIS
2 5 (15.15%) SharePoint
3 3 (9.09%) Apache
3 3 (9.09%) CMS
3 3 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (6.06%) Magnolia
4 2 (6.06%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (6.06%) WebSphere
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle Coherence
4 2 (6.06%) Tomcat
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (3.03%) Drupal
5 1 (3.03%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (3.03%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (3.03%) Node.js
5 1 (3.03%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.03%) Magento
2 1 (3.03%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) LAN
1 2 (6.06%) WAN
1 2 (6.06%) HTTP
1 2 (6.06%) SAN
1 2 (6.06%) iSCSI
1 2 (6.06%) NAS
1 2 (6.06%) FCoE
1 2 (6.06%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (6.06%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (51.52%) SQL Server
2 14 (42.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (24.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (21.21%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (12.12%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 2 (6.06%) MySQL
7 2 (6.06%) MS Access
7 2 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (3.03%) DB2
8 1 (3.03%) SQLite
8 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
8 1 (3.03%) Hadoop
8 1 (3.03%) HBase
Development Applications
1 7 (21.21%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.06%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.03%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.03%) Maven
3 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.03%) Gradle
3 1 (3.03%) Ant
General
1 5 (15.15%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Banking
3 2 (6.06%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 30 (90.91%) Developer
2 14 (42.42%) .NET Developer
3 4 (12.12%) SQL Developer
3 4 (12.12%) Web Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Java Developer
4 3 (9.09%) PHP Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (6.06%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (6.06%) PHP Web Developer
5 2 (6.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (6.06%) C# Developer
5 2 (6.06%) VB.NET Developer
5 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Applications Consultant
6 1 (3.03%) Solutions Designer
6 1 (3.03%) Architect
6 1 (3.03%) Consultant
6 1 (3.03%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (69.70%) HTML
2 20 (60.61%) jQuery
3 19 (57.58%) .NET
3 19 (57.58%) CSS
4 16 (48.48%) XML
5 15 (45.45%) Web Services
6 13 (39.39%) ASP.NET
7 10 (30.30%) Ajax
8 7 (21.21%) .NET Framework
8 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (15.15%) HTML5
9 5 (15.15%) WPF
10 4 (12.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (9.09%) RESTful
11 3 (9.09%) CSS3
11 3 (9.09%) Spring MVC
11 3 (9.09%) Hibernate
11 3 (9.09%) Spring
11 3 (9.09%) J2EE
12 2 (6.06%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.03%) Open Source
1 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.09%) Linux
2 2 (6.06%) Windows
2 2 (6.06%) Solaris
3 1 (3.03%) Android
3 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.03%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (51.52%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (51.52%) MVC
2 12 (36.36%) TDD
3 10 (30.30%) Scrum
4 9 (27.27%) Unit Testing
4 9 (27.27%) Web Development
5 7 (21.21%) Test Scripting
6 4 (12.12%) CRM
7 3 (9.09%) Reverse Engineering
7 3 (9.09%) Software Engineering
7 3 (9.09%) BDD
8 2 (6.06%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (6.06%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (6.06%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (6.06%) Benchmarking
8 2 (6.06%) Project Management
9 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2
9 1 (3.03%) OOP
9 1 (3.03%) Pair Programming
9 1 (3.03%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (48.48%) SQL
2 14 (42.42%) C#
3 5 (15.15%) Java
4 4 (12.12%) PHP
4 4 (12.12%) VBA
5 3 (9.09%) T-SQL
6 2 (6.06%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
7 1 (3.03%) XAML
7 1 (3.03%) PHP5
7 1 (3.03%) PL/SQL
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
1 2 (6.06%) SRDF
1 2 (6.06%) KVM
1 2 (6.06%) NFS
1 2 (6.06%) Xen
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.09%) Oracle
3 2 (6.06%) Cisco
3 2 (6.06%) IBM
3 2 (6.06%) EMC
3 2 (6.06%) Intel
3 2 (6.06%) NetApp
3 2 (6.06%) TIBCO
3 2 (6.06%) VMware
3 2 (6.06%) DataSynapse
4 1 (3.03%) NetSuite
4 1 (3.03%) Sitecore
4 1 (3.03%) Xamarin
4 1 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.03%) Sybase
4 1 (3.03%) Siebel