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 19 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 9 11 15
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 33 21 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 10.48% 8.82% 5.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.97% 30.43% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 16 3
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£328 £301 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.71% +14.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £225 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £438 £293
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £310
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 7
Average hourly rate £35.50 - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.25 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-0.76% -
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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
118 69 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 37.46% 28.99% 22.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 33 22
Average daily rate £325 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £430 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 11
Average hourly rate £32.50 £38.75 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% +3.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -5.71%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 55 (91.67%) HTML
2 43 (71.67%) CSS
3 29 (48.33%) jQuery
4 25 (41.67%) OO
5 24 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (38.33%) HTML5
7 21 (35.00%) CSS3
7 21 (35.00%) AngularJS
8 20 (33.33%) TDD
9 18 (30.00%) Git (software)
10 16 (26.67%) MVC
10 16 (26.67%) Scrum
11 15 (25.00%) Sass
12 14 (23.33%) Grunt
13 12 (20.00%) QUnit
13 12 (20.00%) Jasmine
13 12 (20.00%) .NET
14 11 (18.33%) PHP
14 11 (18.33%) SQL
14 11 (18.33%) Backbone.js
15 10 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
15 10 (16.67%) C#
16 9 (15.00%) J2EE
16 9 (15.00%) ASP.NET
16 9 (15.00%) Project Management
16 9 (15.00%) Subversion
16 9 (15.00%) Ajax
16 9 (15.00%) Node.js
17 8 (13.33%) MongoDB
17 8 (13.33%) Analytical Skills

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 9 (15.00%) Node.js
2 7 (11.67%) IIS
3 5 (8.33%) Apache
3 5 (8.33%) WordPress
4 3 (5.00%) Alfresco
4 3 (5.00%) Tomcat
4 3 (5.00%) Liferay
5 2 (3.33%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.67%) Drupal
6 1 (1.67%) CMS
6 1 (1.67%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 4 (6.67%) Photoshop
2 2 (3.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.00%) GitHub
2 1 (1.67%) PaaS
2 1 (1.67%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.33%) Internet
2 2 (3.33%) HTTP
3 1 (1.67%) SSH
3 1 (1.67%) Wireless
3 1 (1.67%) Intranet
3 1 (1.67%) SMTP
3 1 (1.67%) FTP
3 1 (1.67%) PBX
3 1 (1.67%) VoIP
3 1 (1.67%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.33%) MongoDB
2 7 (11.67%) MySQL
2 7 (11.67%) Oracle Database
3 3 (5.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (30.00%) Git (software)
2 14 (23.33%) Grunt
3 12 (20.00%) QUnit
3 12 (20.00%) Jasmine
4 9 (15.00%) Subversion
5 4 (6.67%) Jenkins
5 4 (6.67%) Eclipse
5 4 (6.67%) JIRA
6 3 (5.00%) IntelliJ
6 3 (5.00%) Gradle
7 1 (1.67%) Selenium
7 1 (1.67%) JMeter
7 1 (1.67%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.67%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (1.67%) Hudson
7 1 (1.67%) Mercurial
7 1 (1.67%) PHPUnit
7 1 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (5.00%) Finance
2 2 (3.33%) Legal
2 2 (3.33%) Advertising
2 2 (3.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.33%) Marketing
3 1 (1.67%) Electronics
3 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 56 (93.33%) Developer
2 27 (45.00%) Front-End Developer
3 9 (15.00%) .NET Developer
4 8 (13.33%) Web Developer
4 8 (13.33%) Applications Developer
5 7 (11.67%) PHP Developer
6 6 (10.00%) .NET Applications Developer
7 5 (8.33%) Senior Developer
8 4 (6.67%) WordPress Developer
8 4 (6.67%) Java Developer
9 3 (5.00%) Content Editor
10 2 (3.33%) Senior Front-End Developer
10 2 (3.33%) Front-End Web Developer
10 2 (3.33%) Programmer
10 2 (3.33%) Web Editor
10 2 (3.33%) PHP Programmer
10 2 (3.33%) Web Content Editor
11 1 (1.67%) Senior PHP Developer
11 1 (1.67%) Senior PHP Programmer
11 1 (1.67%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (91.67%) HTML
2 43 (71.67%) CSS
3 29 (48.33%) jQuery
4 23 (38.33%) HTML5
5 21 (35.00%) CSS3
5 21 (35.00%) AngularJS
6 15 (25.00%) Sass
7 12 (20.00%) .NET
8 11 (18.33%) Backbone.js
9 9 (15.00%) J2EE
9 9 (15.00%) ASP.NET
9 9 (15.00%) Ajax
10 7 (11.67%) WCF
10 7 (11.67%) WPF
10 7 (11.67%) Hibernate
11 6 (10.00%) LAMP
11 6 (10.00%) JSON
11 6 (10.00%) XML
12 5 (8.33%) SOAP
12 5 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (11.67%) Management Information System
2 7 (11.67%) Computer Science
3 6 (10.00%) Open Source
4 4 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (3.33%) User Experience
5 2 (3.33%) W3C
6 1 (1.67%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.67%) DTV
6 1 (1.67%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.33%) Linux
2 3 (5.00%) Solaris
3 1 (1.67%) Debian
3 1 (1.67%) UNIX
3 1 (1.67%) Windows
3 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.67%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (41.67%) OO
2 24 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (33.33%) TDD
4 16 (26.67%) MVC
4 16 (26.67%) Scrum
5 10 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
6 9 (15.00%) Project Management
7 6 (10.00%) E-Commerce
8 3 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (5.00%) Web Development
8 3 (5.00%) Pair Programming
8 3 (5.00%) Functional Testing
8 3 (5.00%) Mentoring
9 2 (3.33%) BDD
9 2 (3.33%) OO PHP
9 2 (3.33%) Web Application Development
9 2 (3.33%) Quality Management
9 2 (3.33%) Migration
9 2 (3.33%) Extreme Programming
10 1 (1.67%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 11 (18.33%) PHP
1 11 (18.33%) SQL
2 10 (16.67%) C#
3 8 (13.33%) VB.NET
4 7 (11.67%) VBScript
4 7 (11.67%) Java
4 7 (11.67%) PL/SQL
5 3 (5.00%) Groovy
5 3 (5.00%) Scala
6 2 (3.33%) Perl
6 2 (3.33%) Ruby
6 2 (3.33%) PHP5
7 1 (1.67%) C++
7 1 (1.67%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.67%) Python
7 1 (1.67%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 8 (13.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.67%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (11.67%) Oracle
2 3 (5.00%) Zend
2 3 (5.00%) GigaSpaces
3 2 (3.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.33%) Adobe
4 1 (1.67%) SAP
4 1 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.67%) Informatica
4 1 (1.67%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.67%) Akamai