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 26 March 2015 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
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 22 15 7
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -8
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 14 22 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 4.70% 8.33% 14.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.05% 32.84% 45.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 14 14
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£438 £344 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% +5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £251 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £384 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 16
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.75 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-3.57% -
JavaScript
Berkshire

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 67 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 31.21% 25.38% 33.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 44 37
Average daily rate £350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £207 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £388 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 23
Average hourly rate £32.50 £18.25 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.08% -47.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.28 £17.65 £34.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £18.85 £44.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+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 26 March 2015.

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 26 March 2015, 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 43 (91.49%) HTML
2 41 (87.23%) CSS
3 24 (51.06%) jQuery
4 20 (42.55%) HTML5
5 18 (38.30%) CSS3
6 16 (34.04%) AngularJS
6 16 (34.04%) OO
7 14 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (23.40%) TDD
8 11 (23.40%) PHP
8 11 (23.40%) Responsive Web Design
9 10 (21.28%) Backbone.js
9 10 (21.28%) Node.js
9 10 (21.28%) .NET
9 10 (21.28%) Scrum
9 10 (21.28%) Ajax
9 10 (21.28%) Git (software)
10 9 (19.15%) Web Development
10 9 (19.15%) Sass
10 9 (19.15%) Grunt
11 8 (17.02%) MVC
12 7 (14.89%) Photoshop
12 7 (14.89%) SQL
12 7 (14.89%) JSON
13 6 (12.77%) Marketing
13 6 (12.77%) QUnit
13 6 (12.77%) Jasmine
13 6 (12.77%) User Experience
14 5 (10.64%) MongoDB
14 5 (10.64%) Express

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, 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 10 (21.28%) Node.js
2 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.26%) CMS
3 1 (2.13%) WordPress
3 1 (2.13%) Apache
3 1 (2.13%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (14.89%) Photoshop
2 2 (4.26%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (2.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) Asterisk PBX
1 1 (2.13%) Intranet
1 1 (2.13%) Internet
1 1 (2.13%) Wireless
1 1 (2.13%) PBX
1 1 (2.13%) VoIP
1 1 (2.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.64%) MongoDB
2 3 (6.38%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.26%) MySQL
3 2 (4.26%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.13%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 10 (21.28%) Git (software)
2 9 (19.15%) Grunt
3 6 (12.77%) QUnit
3 6 (12.77%) Jasmine
4 4 (8.51%) Axure RP
4 4 (8.51%) Subversion
5 1 (2.13%) Hudson
5 1 (2.13%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.13%) Bower
5 1 (2.13%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (2.13%) Selenium
5 1 (2.13%) JIRA
5 1 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.13%) Mercurial
5 1 (2.13%) PHPUnit
5 1 (2.13%) JMeter
5 1 (2.13%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (12.77%) Marketing
2 4 (8.51%) Games
2 4 (8.51%) Retail
3 3 (6.38%) Finance
4 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.26%) Legal
5 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.13%) Advertising
5 1 (2.13%) Automotive
5 1 (2.13%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 39 (82.98%) Developer
2 22 (46.81%) Front-End Developer
3 7 (14.89%) Web Developer
4 6 (12.77%) PHP Developer
5 5 (10.64%) Designer
6 4 (8.51%) UX Designer
6 4 (8.51%) .NET Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Content Editor
7 3 (6.38%) Senior Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Lead Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Junior
8 2 (4.26%) Junior PHP Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Junior Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Web Content Editor
8 2 (4.26%) Web Editor
9 1 (2.13%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 1 (2.13%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
9 1 (2.13%) Salesforce.com Architect
9 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (91.49%) HTML
2 41 (87.23%) CSS
3 24 (51.06%) jQuery
4 20 (42.55%) HTML5
5 18 (38.30%) CSS3
6 16 (34.04%) AngularJS
7 10 (21.28%) Backbone.js
7 10 (21.28%) .NET
7 10 (21.28%) Ajax
8 9 (19.15%) Sass
9 7 (14.89%) JSON
10 5 (10.64%) Express
11 4 (8.51%) XML
11 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET
11 4 (8.51%) REST
12 3 (6.38%) LESS
12 3 (6.38%) SOAP
12 3 (6.38%) J2EE
13 2 (4.26%) Web Services
13 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) User Experience
2 4 (8.51%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (8.51%) Graphic Design
3 3 (6.38%) Open Source
4 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.13%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.13%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.13%) W3C
4 1 (2.13%) DTV
4 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.26%) Linux
2 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.13%) Mac OS
2 1 (2.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.04%) OO
2 14 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (23.40%) TDD
3 11 (23.40%) Responsive Web Design
4 10 (21.28%) Scrum
5 9 (19.15%) Web Development
6 8 (17.02%) MVC
7 4 (8.51%) E-Commerce
7 4 (8.51%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (8.51%) Information Architecture
8 3 (6.38%) OO PHP
8 3 (6.38%) Mentoring
9 2 (4.26%) Project Management
9 2 (4.26%) Multithreading
9 2 (4.26%) BDD
10 1 (2.13%) Technical Analysis
10 1 (2.13%) Web Design
10 1 (2.13%) Programme Management
10 1 (2.13%) Web Accessibility
10 1 (2.13%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 11 (23.40%) PHP
2 7 (14.89%) SQL
3 5 (10.64%) C#
4 2 (4.26%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.13%) Ruby
5 1 (2.13%) MUMPS
5 1 (2.13%) VBScript
5 1 (2.13%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.13%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.13%) Java
5 1 (2.13%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (4.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (6.38%) Zend
2 2 (4.26%) Adobe
3 1 (2.13%) InterSystems
3 1 (2.13%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.13%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle
3 1 (2.13%) SAP
Slough, Berkshire
X4 Group
Rate: £290 - 300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago