The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 2 September 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 14 11 13
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 22 28 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 8.00% 10.89% 9.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.66% 27.72% 23.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 12 5
Average daily rate
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£329 £250 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.50% -1.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £228 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £325 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £305
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +1.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £36.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-4.22% +18.33%
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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 Slough region.

Programming Languages Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
93 101 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 33.82% 39.30% 40.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 46 34
Average daily rate £330 £325 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% -1.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £485 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 1
Average hourly rate £23.50 £36.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.72% -20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in Slough

JavaScript
Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript across the Slough region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

JavaScript Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

JavaScript Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 31 (93.94%) HTML
2 22 (66.67%) CSS
3 18 (54.55%) jQuery
4 15 (45.45%) OO
5 12 (36.36%) PHP
5 12 (36.36%) Git (software)
5 12 (36.36%) HTML5
6 11 (33.33%) MVC
6 11 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (33.33%) TDD
7 10 (30.30%) CSS3
8 9 (27.27%) Sass
8 9 (27.27%) .NET
9 8 (24.24%) MySQL
9 8 (24.24%) QUnit
9 8 (24.24%) Jasmine
9 8 (24.24%) Grunt
10 7 (21.21%) SQL
10 7 (21.21%) C#
10 7 (21.21%) Subversion
11 6 (18.18%) LAMP
11 6 (18.18%) Ajax
11 6 (18.18%) Java
11 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET
11 6 (18.18%) XML
12 5 (15.15%) VB.NET
12 5 (15.15%) J2EE
12 5 (15.15%) E-Commerce
12 5 (15.15%) Project Management
12 5 (15.15%) WCF

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 5 (15.15%) WordPress
2 4 (12.12%) IIS
3 3 (9.09%) Apache
4 2 (6.06%) Tomcat
4 2 (6.06%) CMS
4 2 (6.06%) Liferay
4 2 (6.06%) Alfresco
5 1 (3.03%) Confluence
5 1 (3.03%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (3.03%) Drupal
5 1 (3.03%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) GitHub
2 1 (3.03%) Force.com
2 1 (3.03%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) Internet
2 2 (6.06%) HTTP
3 1 (3.03%) SSH
3 1 (3.03%) SMTP
3 1 (3.03%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (24.24%) MySQL
2 4 (12.12%) Oracle Database
3 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.06%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (36.36%) Git (software)
2 8 (24.24%) Grunt
2 8 (24.24%) QUnit
2 8 (24.24%) Jasmine
3 7 (21.21%) Subversion
4 3 (9.09%) JIRA
5 2 (6.06%) Eclipse
5 2 (6.06%) IntelliJ
5 2 (6.06%) Gradle
5 2 (6.06%) Jenkins
6 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
6 1 (3.03%) Mercurial
6 1 (3.03%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 1 (3.03%) Finance
1 1 (3.03%) Advertising
1 1 (3.03%) Publishing
1 1 (3.03%) Games
1 1 (3.03%) Billing
1 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (96.97%) Developer
2 12 (36.36%) Front-End Developer
3 7 (21.21%) PHP Developer
4 5 (15.15%) Applications Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Web Developer
5 4 (12.12%) .NET Developer
5 4 (12.12%) WordPress Developer
6 3 (9.09%) .NET Applications Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Senior Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Programmer
6 3 (9.09%) Java Developer
6 3 (9.09%) PHP Programmer
7 2 (6.06%) Web Programmer
7 2 (6.06%) Front-End Web Developer
8 1 (3.03%) CSS Developer
8 1 (3.03%) User Experience Developer
8 1 (3.03%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Umbraco Developer
8 1 (3.03%) UI Programmer
8 1 (3.03%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (93.94%) HTML
2 22 (66.67%) CSS
3 18 (54.55%) jQuery
4 12 (36.36%) HTML5
5 10 (30.30%) CSS3
6 9 (27.27%) .NET
6 9 (27.27%) Sass
7 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET
7 6 (18.18%) XML
7 6 (18.18%) LAMP
7 6 (18.18%) Ajax
8 5 (15.15%) WCF
8 5 (15.15%) J2EE
8 5 (15.15%) AngularJS
9 4 (12.12%) Web Services
9 4 (12.12%) Hibernate
9 4 (12.12%) WPF
10 3 (9.09%) SOAP
11 2 (6.06%) Struts
11 2 (6.06%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Management Information System
1 4 (12.12%) Computer Science
1 4 (12.12%) Open Source
2 1 (3.03%) Social Media
2 1 (3.03%) W3C
2 1 (3.03%) Data Integration
2 1 (3.03%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Linux
2 2 (6.06%) Solaris
3 1 (3.03%) UNIX
3 1 (3.03%) Windows
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.03%) Debian
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (45.45%) OO
2 11 (33.33%) MVC
2 11 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (33.33%) TDD
3 5 (15.15%) Scrum
3 5 (15.15%) Project Management
3 5 (15.15%) E-Commerce
4 2 (6.06%) SEO
4 2 (6.06%) Migration
4 2 (6.06%) Pair Programming
4 2 (6.06%) Web Development
4 2 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (6.06%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (6.06%) Functional Testing
5 1 (3.03%) Analytics
5 1 (3.03%) OO PHP
5 1 (3.03%) Web Application Development
5 1 (3.03%) Business Development
5 1 (3.03%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (3.03%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (36.36%) PHP
2 7 (21.21%) SQL
2 7 (21.21%) C#
3 6 (18.18%) Java
4 5 (15.15%) VB.NET
5 4 (12.12%) VBScript
5 4 (12.12%) PL/SQL
6 2 (6.06%) PHP5
6 2 (6.06%) Groovy
6 2 (6.06%) Scala
7 1 (3.03%) Apex Code
7 1 (3.03%) Python
7 1 (3.03%) ECMAScript
7 1 (3.03%) Ruby
7 1 (3.03%) Perl
7 1 (3.03%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (12.12%) Oracle
2 2 (6.06%) GigaSpaces
2 2 (6.06%) Zend
3 1 (3.03%) Akamai
3 1 (3.03%) Twitter
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.03%) Adobe
3 1 (3.03%) Informatica
3 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.03%) Google