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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 11 25 10
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -15
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 60 12 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 13.51% 3.81% 8.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.77% 11.43% 25.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 10 15
Average daily rate £350 £306 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +17.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £275 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £402 £317
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.41% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £37.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
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
195 105 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 43.92% 33.33% 33.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 68 52
Average daily rate £400 £368 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.84% +26.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £510 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £11.50 £40.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-71.25% +95.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 2016, 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 66 (63.46%) HTML
2 59 (56.73%) CSS
3 42 (40.38%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (36.54%) SQL
5 37 (35.58%) Java
6 31 (29.81%) .NET
7 28 (26.92%) C#
8 24 (23.08%) SQL Server
8 24 (23.08%) MVC
8 24 (23.08%) HTML5
9 22 (21.15%) jQuery
10 21 (20.19%) TDD
10 21 (20.19%) Web Development
10 21 (20.19%) Oracle
10 21 (20.19%) Web Services
10 21 (20.19%) AngularJS
11 18 (17.31%) Analytical Skills
11 18 (17.31%) Unix
11 18 (17.31%) ASP.NET
11 18 (17.31%) Finance
11 18 (17.31%) Spring
12 16 (15.38%) RESTful
12 16 (15.38%) OO
12 16 (15.38%) CSS3
13 15 (14.42%) XML
14 14 (13.46%) SOAP
14 14 (13.46%) PHP
14 14 (13.46%) SAS
14 14 (13.46%) MongoDB
15 13 (12.50%) BDD

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 14 (13.46%) SAS
2 11 (10.58%) IIS
3 9 (8.65%) CMS
3 9 (8.65%) Tomcat
4 6 (5.77%) Umbraco
5 4 (3.85%) Apache
5 4 (3.85%) JBoss
5 4 (3.85%) Node.js
5 4 (3.85%) SharePoint
6 3 (2.88%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.96%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.96%) Liferay
7 1 (0.96%) Magnolia
7 1 (0.96%) nginx
7 1 (0.96%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (0.96%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (0.96%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.96%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (4.81%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.96%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (6.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.96%) BigMachines
3 1 (0.96%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.96%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.81%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.88%) Heroku
3 1 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.96%) GitHub
3 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.69%) SSL
2 6 (5.77%) DNS
3 5 (4.81%) Internet
4 4 (3.85%) Extranet
4 4 (3.85%) Intranet
5 3 (2.88%) HTTP
6 1 (0.96%) FCoE
6 1 (0.96%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (0.96%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.96%) iSCSI
6 1 (0.96%) LAN
6 1 (0.96%) Multicast
6 1 (0.96%) NAS
6 1 (0.96%) SAN
6 1 (0.96%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 14 (13.46%) MongoDB
3 13 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (9.62%) Hadoop
4 10 (9.62%) HBase
5 9 (8.65%) Apache Hive
5 9 (8.65%) BusinessObjects
5 9 (8.65%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (8.65%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 9 (8.65%) Pentaho
6 7 (6.73%) Oracle Database
7 6 (5.77%) MySQL
7 6 (5.77%) Relational Database
8 5 (4.81%) RDBMS
9 4 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (3.85%) SQL Server 2014
10 3 (2.88%) Jackrabbit
10 3 (2.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (2.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (2.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (10.58%) Git (software)
2 9 (8.65%) ERwin
2 9 (8.65%) Maven
2 9 (8.65%) Mockito
3 6 (5.77%) JUnit
4 5 (4.81%) Jenkins
4 5 (4.81%) TeamCity
5 4 (3.85%) Eclipse
5 4 (3.85%) Subversion
5 4 (3.85%) Visual Studio
6 3 (2.88%) NUnit
6 3 (2.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (1.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (1.92%) ClearCase
7 2 (1.92%) Gradle
7 2 (1.92%) JIRA
7 2 (1.92%) jMock
7 2 (1.92%) Liquibase
7 2 (1.92%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (1.92%) RSpec
General
1 18 (17.31%) Finance
2 8 (7.69%) Banking
3 3 (2.88%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.92%) Electronics
4 2 (1.92%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.92%) Marketing
5 1 (0.96%) Local Government
5 1 (0.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 87 (83.65%) Developer
2 22 (21.15%) Java Developer
3 15 (14.42%) JavaScript Developer
4 12 (11.54%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 12 (11.54%) Web Developer
5 11 (10.58%) .NET Developer
6 10 (9.62%) C# Developer
7 9 (8.65%) HTML Developer
8 8 (7.69%) Architect
9 7 (6.73%) CRM Developer
9 7 (6.73%) Dynamics CRM Developer
10 6 (5.77%) Angular Developer
10 6 (5.77%) Senior Developer
11 5 (4.81%) Analyst
11 5 (4.81%) Data Architect
11 5 (4.81%) Enterprise Architect
11 5 (4.81%) Enterprise Data Architect
11 5 (4.81%) PHP Developer
11 5 (4.81%) Senior Java Developer
11 5 (4.81%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (63.46%) HTML
2 59 (56.73%) CSS
3 31 (29.81%) .NET
4 24 (23.08%) HTML5
5 22 (21.15%) jQuery
6 21 (20.19%) AngularJS
6 21 (20.19%) Web Services
7 18 (17.31%) ASP.NET
7 18 (17.31%) Spring
8 16 (15.38%) CSS3
8 16 (15.38%) RESTful
9 15 (14.42%) XML
10 14 (13.46%) SOAP
11 13 (12.50%) Hibernate
11 13 (12.50%) REST
12 12 (11.54%) .NET Framework
12 12 (11.54%) JSON
13 11 (10.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 8 (7.69%) Ajax
15 7 (6.73%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 18 (17.31%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (8.65%) Visualisation
3 7 (6.73%) Data Integration
3 7 (6.73%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.85%) Algorithms
4 4 (3.85%) Inversion of Control
4 4 (3.85%) User Experience
5 2 (1.92%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.92%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.92%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.92%) Smartphone
5 2 (1.92%) Telematics
6 1 (0.96%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.96%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.96%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 18 (17.31%) Unix
2 10 (9.62%) Linux
3 3 (2.88%) Windows
4 2 (1.92%) Mac OS X
4 2 (1.92%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.96%) CentOS
5 1 (0.96%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (40.38%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (23.08%) MVC
3 21 (20.19%) TDD
3 21 (20.19%) Web Development
4 16 (15.38%) OO
5 13 (12.50%) BDD
6 12 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (10.58%) Front End Development
7 11 (10.58%) Open Source
8 10 (9.62%) Unit Testing
9 9 (8.65%) Data Architecture
9 9 (8.65%) Data Modelling
9 9 (8.65%) Data Visualisation
10 8 (7.69%) CRM
10 8 (7.69%) Scrum
11 6 (5.77%) Data Protection
11 6 (5.77%) Data Transformation
11 6 (5.77%) OOP
12 5 (4.81%) Responsive Web Design
12 5 (4.81%) SFIA
Programming Languages
1 38 (36.54%) SQL
2 37 (35.58%) Java
3 28 (26.92%) C#
4 14 (13.46%) PHP
5 12 (11.54%) C++
6 11 (10.58%) Python
7 9 (8.65%) Shell Script
8 6 (5.77%) Ruby
8 6 (5.77%) T-SQL
9 5 (4.81%) Scala
10 4 (3.85%) PL/SQL
11 3 (2.88%) Perl
11 3 (2.88%) VBA
12 2 (1.92%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.92%) C
13 1 (0.96%) Apex Code
13 1 (0.96%) Clojure
13 1 (0.96%) Go
13 1 (0.96%) Progress 4GL
13 1 (0.96%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (8.65%) Degree
2 3 (2.88%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (1.92%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.96%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.92%) WCAG
2 1 (0.96%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (1.92%) Docker
2 1 (0.96%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.96%) KVM
2 1 (0.96%) NFS
2 1 (0.96%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.96%) SRDF
2 1 (0.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.96%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (6.73%) Control-M
2 2 (1.92%) Puppet
3 1 (0.96%) Nagios
3 1 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.96%) Opsview
Vendors
1 21 (20.19%) Oracle
2 13 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 11 (10.58%) Tableau
4 9 (8.65%) CA
4 9 (8.65%) Informatica
5 5 (4.81%) Sybase
6 3 (2.88%) Sitecore
7 2 (1.92%) Ektron
7 2 (1.92%) IBM
7 2 (1.92%) Pega
7 2 (1.92%) SAP
7 2 (1.92%) Vitria
7 2 (1.92%) VMware
7 2 (1.92%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.96%) Cisco
8 1 (0.96%) EMC
8 1 (0.96%) Intel
8 1 (0.96%) NetApp
8 1 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.96%) TIBCO
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