The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 22 21 20
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 708 706 603
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 7.07% 7.46% 7.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.85% 23.28% 21.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 441 415 308
Average daily rate
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£348 £325 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.92% -0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+5.38% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 54
Average hourly rate £21.25 £22.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -35.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.30% -7.14%
JavaScript
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
3240 3033 2753
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 32.36% 32.07% 32.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1932 1717 1382
Average daily rate £350 £335 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% -2.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £245 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 107 217
Average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £17.00 £17.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +4.28%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in the South East

JavaScript
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

JavaScript Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

JavaScript Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

JavaScript Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

JavaScript
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +9 215 £375 +11.94% 88
Hampshire -8 160 £363 +13.28% 91
Buckinghamshire -4 87 £325 -1.51% 45
Surrey -6 79 £375 +7.14% 87
West Sussex +12 60 £375 +30.43% 26
East Sussex -2 45 £275 - 37
Oxfordshire -23 35 £281 -6.25% 76
Kent -2 20 £325 +12.06% 38
Middlesex +14 10 £331 -33.75% 2
Sussex - 4 £300 - 1
Home Counties - 1 £225 -
JavaScript
England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 1154 (76.53%) HTML
2 1011 (67.04%) CSS
3 645 (42.77%) jQuery
4 565 (37.47%) .NET
5 523 (34.68%) Agile Software Development
6 462 (30.64%) C#
7 456 (30.24%) HTML5
8 441 (29.24%) ASP.NET
9 361 (23.94%) MVC
10 335 (22.21%) SQL
11 311 (20.62%) CSS3
12 295 (19.56%) AngularJS
13 264 (17.51%) Java
13 264 (17.51%) OO
14 259 (17.18%) SQL Server
15 257 (17.04%) TDD
16 256 (16.98%) Web Services
17 227 (15.05%) XML
18 209 (13.86%) Web Development
18 209 (13.86%) Scrum
18 209 (13.86%) Ajax
19 208 (13.79%) PHP
20 204 (13.53%) Linux
21 199 (13.20%) Microsoft
22 194 (12.86%) User Experience
23 168 (11.14%) ASP.NET MVC
24 164 (10.88%) CMS
25 161 (10.68%) Git (software)
26 154 (10.21%) Oracle
27 144 (9.55%) Visual Studio

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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
1 164 (10.88%) CMS
2 112 (7.43%) Node.js
3 84 (5.57%) SharePoint
4 68 (4.51%) Apache
5 61 (4.05%) IIS
6 50 (3.32%) Tomcat
7 47 (3.12%) Drupal
8 38 (2.52%) SharePoint 2013
9 34 (2.25%) SharePoint 2010
10 32 (2.12%) WebSphere
11 31 (2.06%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 24 (1.59%) WordPress
12 24 (1.59%) Umbraco
13 22 (1.46%) JBoss
14 20 (1.33%) BizTalk Server
14 20 (1.33%) Sitecore CMS
15 18 (1.19%) WebLogic
16 13 (0.86%) Kentico
17 12 (0.80%) SharePoint Server
18 8 (0.53%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 73 (4.84%) MS Excel
2 72 (4.77%) Photoshop
3 44 (2.92%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 32 (2.12%) Adobe Illustrator
5 15 (0.99%) MS Office
6 10 (0.66%) InfoPath
7 7 (0.46%) GIMP
8 5 (0.33%) MS Visio
8 5 (0.33%) Fireworks
9 3 (0.20%) OmniGraffle
9 3 (0.20%) InDesign
9 3 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 29 (1.92%) Oracle EBS
2 28 (1.86%) Dynamics CRM
3 16 (1.06%) Magento
4 4 (0.27%) Tridion
4 4 (0.27%) WebTrends
4 4 (0.27%) Fredhopper
5 3 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.066%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.066%) Staffware
7 1 (0.066%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 30 (1.99%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (1.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (1.06%) SaaS
4 13 (0.86%) Google Analytics
5 12 (0.80%) AWS CloudFormation
5 12 (0.80%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 10 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
7 7 (0.46%) Amazon S3
7 7 (0.46%) Adobe Analytics
7 7 (0.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 6 (0.40%) Office 365
9 3 (0.20%) GitHub
10 2 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.13%) Google Checkout
10 2 (0.13%) PaaS
10 2 (0.13%) Heroku
10 2 (0.13%) IaaS
10 2 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.066%) Google App Engine
11 1 (0.066%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 81 (5.37%) Internet
2 53 (3.51%) Intranet
3 49 (3.25%) TCP/IP
4 41 (2.72%) HTTP
5 22 (1.46%) SAN
6 19 (1.26%) SSL
7 10 (0.66%) DNS
8 8 (0.53%) HTTPS
8 8 (0.53%) Firewall
9 7 (0.46%) Modbus
9 7 (0.46%) LDAP
9 7 (0.46%) MQTT
10 6 (0.40%) FTP
11 5 (0.33%) Network Security
11 5 (0.33%) BIG-IP
11 5 (0.33%) PBX
11 5 (0.33%) VoIP
12 4 (0.27%) Skype
12 4 (0.27%) X.400
12 4 (0.27%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 259 (17.18%) SQL Server
2 115 (7.63%) MySQL
3 50 (3.32%) Relational Database
4 49 (3.25%) MongoDB
5 47 (3.12%) SQL Server 2008
6 44 (2.92%) SQL Server 2012
7 43 (2.85%) Oracle Database
8 40 (2.65%) NoSQL
9 33 (2.19%) PostgreSQL
10 27 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
11 22 (1.46%) Big Data
12 20 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 18 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 18 (1.19%) RDBMS
14 16 (1.06%) DB2
14 16 (1.06%) SQL Server 2005
15 12 (0.80%) Hadoop
15 12 (0.80%) Oracle Database 11g
16 10 (0.66%) Apache Cassandra
17 7 (0.46%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 161 (10.68%) Git (software)
2 144 (9.55%) Visual Studio
3 93 (6.17%) Subversion
4 70 (4.64%) Team Foundation Server
5 63 (4.18%) Selenium
6 62 (4.11%) Jenkins
7 49 (3.25%) Maven
8 44 (2.92%) JUnit
9 41 (2.72%) Grunt
10 33 (2.19%) Axure RP
11 32 (2.12%) NUnit
11 32 (2.12%) Eclipse
12 24 (1.59%) Cucumber
13 21 (1.39%) Dreamweaver
14 19 (1.26%) Jasmine
14 19 (1.26%) Ant
15 18 (1.19%) Mockito
15 18 (1.19%) JIRA
16 17 (1.13%) RSpec
16 17 (1.13%) QUnit
General
1 115 (7.63%) Finance
2 80 (5.31%) Marketing
3 50 (3.32%) Retail
4 47 (3.12%) Telecoms
5 38 (2.52%) Publishing
6 29 (1.92%) Banking
7 24 (1.59%) Games
8 13 (0.86%) Advertising
9 11 (0.73%) Military
10 7 (0.46%) Manufacturing
10 7 (0.46%) Electronics
11 6 (0.40%) Multimedia
11 6 (0.40%) Back Office
11 6 (0.40%) Spanish Language
12 5 (0.33%) Legal
13 4 (0.27%) Investment Banking
14 3 (0.20%) Automotive
15 2 (0.13%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.13%) Aerospace
16 1 (0.066%) Korean Language
Job Titles
1 1166 (77.32%) Developer
2 222 (14.72%) .NET Developer
3 213 (14.12%) Front-End Developer
4 171 (11.34%) Web Developer
5 151 (10.01%) C# Developer
6 127 (8.42%) JavaScript Developer
7 113 (7.49%) C# .NET Developer
8 87 (5.77%) Java Developer
9 83 (5.50%) PHP Developer
10 79 (5.24%) Senior Developer
11 76 (5.04%) ASP.NET Developer
12 66 (4.38%) Designer
13 62 (4.11%) Analyst
14 59 (3.91%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 43 (2.85%) Consultant
16 39 (2.59%) Software Developer
17 35 (2.32%) Architect
18 32 (2.12%) Lead Developer
19 31 (2.06%) SharePoint Developer
20 30 (1.99%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1154 (76.53%) HTML
2 1011 (67.04%) CSS
3 645 (42.77%) jQuery
4 565 (37.47%) .NET
5 456 (30.24%) HTML5
6 441 (29.24%) ASP.NET
7 311 (20.62%) CSS3
8 295 (19.56%) AngularJS
9 256 (16.98%) Web Services
10 227 (15.05%) XML
11 209 (13.86%) Ajax
12 168 (11.14%) ASP.NET MVC
13 133 (8.82%) RESTful
14 129 (8.55%) .NET Framework
15 128 (8.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 123 (8.16%) JSON
17 122 (8.09%) WCF
18 108 (7.16%) JSP
19 101 (6.70%) Backbone.js
20 89 (5.90%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 194 (12.86%) User Experience
2 80 (5.31%) Mobile App
3 58 (3.85%) Open Source
3 58 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
4 53 (3.51%) W3C
4 53 (3.51%) Computer Science
5 27 (1.79%) N-Tier
6 25 (1.66%) iPhone
7 23 (1.53%) Visualisation
8 20 (1.33%) Web 2.0
9 18 (1.19%) Social Media
10 16 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
11 15 (0.99%) Video Conferencing
11 15 (0.99%) Inversion of Control
12 13 (0.86%) Digital Media
13 12 (0.80%) Client/Server
13 12 (0.80%) RIA
13 12 (0.80%) Graphic Design
14 11 (0.73%) iPad
15 9 (0.60%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 204 (13.53%) Linux
2 124 (8.22%) UNIX
3 116 (7.69%) Windows
4 57 (3.78%) Apple iOS
5 48 (3.18%) Android
6 19 (1.26%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (0.80%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (0.53%) Mac OS X
10 7 (0.46%) AIX
11 5 (0.33%) Windows Phone
12 4 (0.27%) Solaris
12 4 (0.27%) Windows XP
12 4 (0.27%) Ubuntu
12 4 (0.27%) Windows 7
13 3 (0.20%) CentOS
13 3 (0.20%) Windows Phone 8
13 3 (0.20%) BlackBerry OS
13 3 (0.20%) Embedded Linux
13 3 (0.20%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 523 (34.68%) Agile Software Development
2 361 (23.94%) MVC
3 264 (17.51%) OO
4 257 (17.04%) TDD
5 209 (13.86%) Web Development
5 209 (13.86%) Scrum
6 101 (6.70%) E-Commerce
7 99 (6.56%) Content Management
8 96 (6.37%) Software Engineering
8 96 (6.37%) Responsive Web Design
9 85 (5.64%) OOP
9 85 (5.64%) Continuous Integration
10 84 (5.57%) Unit Testing
11 83 (5.50%) BDD
12 59 (3.91%) Project Management
13 47 (3.12%) SOA
14 46 (3.05%) Workflow
14 46 (3.05%) Knowledge Management
15 44 (2.92%) CRM
16 42 (2.79%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 462 (30.64%) C#
2 335 (22.21%) SQL
3 264 (17.51%) Java
4 208 (13.79%) PHP
5 91 (6.03%) Python
6 66 (4.38%) T-SQL
7 56 (3.71%) C++
8 48 (3.18%) PowerShell
8 48 (3.18%) Perl
9 47 (3.12%) Ruby
10 45 (2.98%) VB.NET
11 38 (2.52%) PL/SQL
12 35 (2.32%) Objective-C
13 30 (1.99%) C
14 23 (1.53%) VB
15 14 (0.93%) VBA
16 13 (0.86%) Scala
16 13 (0.86%) Shell Script
17 12 (0.80%) PHP5
18 11 (0.73%) XPath
Qualifications
1 135 (8.95%) Security Cleared
2 113 (7.49%) SC Cleared
3 66 (4.38%) ISTQB
4 65 (4.31%) Degree
5 45 (2.98%) Microsoft Certification
6 43 (2.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 38 (2.52%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 37 (2.45%) ISEB
9 36 (2.39%) Cisco Certification
10 31 (2.06%) MCITP
11 28 (1.86%) DV Cleared
12 11 (0.73%) CCNA
13 5 (0.33%) MCSE
13 5 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
14 2 (0.13%) CCNP
15 1 (0.066%) BC Cleared
15 1 (0.066%) PhD
15 1 (0.066%) MCP
15 1 (0.066%) HNC
15 1 (0.066%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (1.53%) QA
2 6 (0.40%) SLA
3 2 (0.13%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 2 (0.13%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.13%) WCAG
3 2 (0.13%) WAI
4 1 (0.066%) HL7
System Software
1 9 (0.60%) VirtualBox
1 9 (0.60%) Docker
2 8 (0.53%) Active Directory
2 8 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.33%) Hyper-V
3 5 (0.33%) Varnish
3 5 (0.33%) Forefront TMG
4 3 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.066%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.066%) vCloud
5 1 (0.066%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.066%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 17 (1.13%) Puppet
2 16 (1.06%) HP Quality Center
3 10 (0.66%) Vagrant
4 5 (0.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 4 (0.27%) Ansible
6 3 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (0.20%) Nessus
6 3 (0.20%) Nmap
6 3 (0.20%) Nagios
6 3 (0.20%) OpenView
6 3 (0.20%) AirWatch
7 2 (0.13%) OpenAM
7 2 (0.13%) Tivoli
7 2 (0.13%) Oracle Identity Management
8 1 (0.066%) CA Wily
8 1 (0.066%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.066%) HP Operations Orchestration
8 1 (0.066%) Tivoli Monitoring
8 1 (0.066%) CA Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.066%) Netcool
Vendors
1 199 (13.20%) Microsoft
2 154 (10.21%) Oracle
3 102 (6.76%) Adobe
4 67 (4.44%) HP
5 59 (3.91%) Google
6 36 (2.39%) Cisco
7 25 (1.66%) Sitecore
8 24 (1.59%) OpenText
9 22 (1.46%) Twitter
10 21 (1.39%) IBM
11 19 (1.26%) Citrix
11 19 (1.26%) RedDot
12 16 (1.06%) Zend
13 14 (0.93%) SAP
14 13 (0.86%) VMware
14 13 (0.86%) Telerik
15 11 (0.73%) Facebook
16 9 (0.60%) F5
17 8 (0.53%) Salesforce.com
17 8 (0.53%) Capita
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