The table below looks at the statistics for ECMAScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ECMAScript over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ECMAScript
Rank - - 254
Contract jobs citing ECMAScript 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - - 0.011%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 0.033%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £350 £380
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -7.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
ECMAScript
England

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

Programming Languages Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3266 3296 2988
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 33.89% 32.65% 32.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 2120 1974 1706
Median daily rate £400 £350 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £495 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £332
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 114 116 106
Median hourly rate £38.00 £39.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £20.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £45.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

ECMAScript
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing ECMAScript as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

ECMAScript Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

ECMAScript
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

ECMAScript Daily Rate Trend in the South East