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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 19 17 21
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 705 679 647
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 7.68% 7.80% 6.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.45% 22.00% 20.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 388 420 316
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £435 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £318 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.29% +0.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 22
Average hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +80.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £20.50 £13.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £36.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.86 £36.00 £29.25
% change year-on-year
-5.93% +23.07%
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
3007 3086 3192
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 32.77% 35.43% 32.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1670 1703 1490
Average daily rate £350 £350 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 113 127 169
Average hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £17.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £43.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -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 1 October 2014.

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 1 October 2014.

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 1 October 2014. 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
Hampshire 0 167 £350 +2.63% 91
Berkshire -10 156 £350 - 87
Surrey +18 122 £375 +25.00% 90
Oxfordshire 0 69 £325 +1.56% 55
Buckinghamshire -4 66 £399 -0.31% 34
East Sussex -6 45 £288 +24.32% 26
West Sussex +21 37 £315 -7.35% 10
Kent +21 34 £310 -17.33% 23
Middlesex -18 6 £350 +12.00% 5
Isle of Wight - 1 - - 3
Sussex - 1 - - 2
JavaScript
England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 1075 (75.97%) HTML
2 832 (58.80%) CSS
3 580 (40.99%) .NET
4 483 (34.13%) jQuery
5 447 (31.59%) C#
6 445 (31.45%) ASP.NET
7 392 (27.70%) Agile Software Development
8 355 (25.09%) HTML5
9 349 (24.66%) MVC
10 300 (21.20%) SQL Server
11 289 (20.42%) SQL
12 263 (18.59%) Microsoft
13 247 (17.46%) Ajax
14 242 (17.10%) XML
15 220 (15.55%) Oracle
16 212 (14.98%) CSS3
17 208 (14.70%) Java
17 208 (14.70%) JSP
18 196 (13.85%) AngularJS
19 186 (13.14%) PHP
20 181 (12.79%) Security Cleared
21 179 (12.65%) Web Services
22 170 (12.01%) OO
23 166 (11.73%) TDD
24 165 (11.66%) Windows
25 164 (11.59%) Linux
26 155 (10.95%) ASP.NET MVC
27 152 (10.74%) MySQL
28 149 (10.53%) SC Cleared
29 142 (10.04%) HP

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 87 (6.15%) Node.js
2 86 (6.08%) CMS
3 82 (5.80%) Apache
4 71 (5.02%) SharePoint
5 53 (3.75%) IIS
6 37 (2.61%) Tomcat
7 36 (2.54%) WebSphere
8 35 (2.47%) WordPress
9 32 (2.26%) Drupal
10 25 (1.77%) SharePoint 2013
10 25 (1.77%) SharePoint 2010
11 18 (1.27%) WebSphere Application Server
12 15 (1.06%) Sitecore CMS
12 15 (1.06%) Joomla!
13 13 (0.92%) ColdFusion
13 13 (0.92%) Liferay
14 12 (0.85%) Elasticsearch
14 12 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
14 12 (0.85%) WebLogic
14 12 (0.85%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 97 (6.86%) Photoshop
2 62 (4.38%) MS Excel
3 55 (3.89%) Adobe Illustrator
4 18 (1.27%) InfoPath
5 13 (0.92%) MS Office
6 9 (0.64%) Fireworks
7 7 (0.49%) Adobe Captivate
8 5 (0.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.071%) MS Visio
9 1 (0.071%) PaintShop Pro
9 1 (0.071%) QuarkXPress
9 1 (0.071%) Simulink
9 1 (0.071%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 69 (4.88%) Oracle EBS
2 47 (3.32%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 6 (0.42%) Google Analytics
4 6 (0.42%) Magento
5 5 (0.35%) WebTrends
6 4 (0.28%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 2 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.071%) Oracle CRM
8 1 (0.071%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.071%) Pivotal CRM
8 1 (0.071%) ResourceLink
8 1 (0.071%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 31 (2.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (1.63%) SaaS
3 13 (0.92%) Amazon S3
4 11 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
5 10 (0.71%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (0.49%) GitHub
6 7 (0.49%) Force.com
7 5 (0.35%) Office 365
7 5 (0.35%) PaaS
8 3 (0.21%) IaaS
9 2 (0.14%) Heroku
10 1 (0.071%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.071%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 77 (5.44%) TCP/IP
2 60 (4.24%) Internet
3 56 (3.96%) HTTP
4 39 (2.76%) HTTPS
5 29 (2.05%) DNS
6 28 (1.98%) SAN
7 19 (1.34%) Intranet
8 17 (1.20%) SSL
9 14 (0.99%) FTP
10 12 (0.85%) MQTT
10 12 (0.85%) Modbus
11 11 (0.78%) Wireshark
12 5 (0.35%) SSH
12 5 (0.35%) LDAP
12 5 (0.35%) Asterisk PBX
13 4 (0.28%) PBX
13 4 (0.28%) VoIP
14 2 (0.14%) NAS
14 2 (0.14%) PuTTY
14 2 (0.14%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 300 (21.20%) SQL Server
2 152 (10.74%) MySQL
3 74 (5.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 53 (3.75%) SQL Server 2012
5 52 (3.67%) Relational Database
6 47 (3.32%) Oracle Reports
7 46 (3.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 33 (2.33%) MongoDB
9 31 (2.19%) Oracle Database
10 28 (1.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 23 (1.63%) SQL Server 2005
12 21 (1.48%) PostgreSQL
12 21 (1.48%) NoSQL
13 19 (1.34%) Data Warehouse
14 18 (1.27%) Redis
15 16 (1.13%) Apache Cassandra
16 14 (0.99%) Oracle Database 11g
16 14 (0.99%) Big Data
17 13 (0.92%) DB2
17 13 (0.92%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 101 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 93 (6.57%) Subversion
3 79 (5.58%) Visual Studio
4 73 (5.16%) Team Foundation Server
5 72 (5.09%) QuickTest Pro
6 56 (3.96%) Selenium
7 49 (3.46%) Jenkins
8 41 (2.90%) Eclipse
8 41 (2.90%) Maven
9 38 (2.69%) JUnit
10 30 (2.12%) JIRA
11 27 (1.91%) Grunt
12 24 (1.70%) Jasmine
13 22 (1.55%) NUnit
14 21 (1.48%) Ant
14 21 (1.48%) Dreamweaver
15 20 (1.41%) Cucumber
15 20 (1.41%) LoadRunner
16 19 (1.34%) QUnit
17 18 (1.27%) Mockito
General
1 107 (7.56%) Finance
2 44 (3.11%) Marketing
3 40 (2.83%) Telecoms
4 25 (1.77%) Retail
5 24 (1.70%) Banking
6 15 (1.06%) Advertising
7 13 (0.92%) Manufacturing
8 11 (0.78%) Electronics
9 10 (0.71%) Games
10 9 (0.64%) Legal
10 9 (0.64%) Spanish Language
11 7 (0.49%) Publishing
12 5 (0.35%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.28%) Korean Language
13 4 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
13 4 (0.28%) Investment Banking
14 3 (0.21%) Back Office
14 3 (0.21%) Portuguese Language
14 3 (0.21%) Swedish Language
14 3 (0.21%) Danish Language
Job Titles
1 1036 (73.22%) Developer
2 209 (14.77%) .NET Developer
3 196 (13.85%) Front-End Developer
4 195 (13.78%) Web Developer
5 143 (10.11%) C# Developer
6 125 (8.83%) JavaScript Developer
7 107 (7.56%) C# .NET Developer
8 89 (6.29%) Java Developer
9 78 (5.51%) PHP Developer
10 77 (5.44%) ASP.NET Developer
11 66 (4.66%) Consultant
12 65 (4.59%) Analyst
13 59 (4.17%) Senior Developer
14 51 (3.60%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 48 (3.39%) Designer
16 47 (3.32%) Test Analyst
17 40 (2.83%) Front-End Web Developer
18 35 (2.47%) Programmer
19 33 (2.33%) UI Developer
19 33 (2.33%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1075 (75.97%) HTML
2 832 (58.80%) CSS
3 580 (40.99%) .NET
4 483 (34.13%) jQuery
5 445 (31.45%) ASP.NET
6 355 (25.09%) HTML5
7 247 (17.46%) Ajax
8 242 (17.10%) XML
9 212 (14.98%) CSS3
10 208 (14.70%) JSP
11 196 (13.85%) AngularJS
12 179 (12.65%) Web Services
13 155 (10.95%) ASP.NET MVC
14 132 (9.33%) WCF
15 117 (8.27%) JSON
16 103 (7.28%) KnockoutJS
17 98 (6.93%) .NET Framework
18 95 (6.71%) Backbone.js
19 89 (6.29%) Spring
20 77 (5.44%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 130 (9.19%) User Experience
2 74 (5.23%) Mobile App
3 69 (4.88%) Open Source
4 54 (3.82%) Analytical Skills
5 51 (3.60%) Computer Science
6 43 (3.04%) W3C
7 26 (1.84%) Graphic Design
8 19 (1.34%) Enterprise Software
9 18 (1.27%) Wiki
9 18 (1.27%) Management Information System
10 16 (1.13%) N-Tier
10 16 (1.13%) GIS
11 14 (0.99%) E-Learning
12 13 (0.92%) iPad
12 13 (0.92%) Mathematics
13 11 (0.78%) Web 2.0
14 10 (0.71%) Data Integration
15 9 (0.64%) EPoS
15 9 (0.64%) DTV
15 9 (0.64%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 165 (11.66%) Windows
2 164 (11.59%) Linux
3 135 (9.54%) UNIX
4 53 (3.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 45 (3.18%) Windows Server 2003
6 35 (2.47%) Apple iOS
7 32 (2.26%) Windows XP
8 29 (2.05%) Windows 2000
9 28 (1.98%) Android
10 16 (1.13%) Windows 7
11 12 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 8 (0.57%) CentOS
12 8 (0.57%) AIX
12 8 (0.57%) Debian
13 7 (0.49%) Oracle Linux
14 6 (0.42%) Ubuntu
15 5 (0.35%) Solaris
16 4 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
17 3 (0.21%) Windows 8
18 2 (0.14%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 392 (27.70%) Agile Software Development
2 349 (24.66%) MVC
3 170 (12.01%) OO
4 166 (11.73%) TDD
5 135 (9.54%) CRM
6 134 (9.47%) Web Development
7 127 (8.98%) Scrum
8 91 (6.43%) Responsive Web Design
9 82 (5.80%) E-Commerce
10 80 (5.65%) BDD
11 78 (5.51%) Project Management
12 74 (5.23%) Knowledge Management
13 70 (4.95%) Web Design
14 65 (4.59%) Test Automation
15 64 (4.52%) Unit Testing
15 64 (4.52%) Workflow
16 63 (4.45%) Software Engineering
17 60 (4.24%) Continuous Integration
18 59 (4.17%) Test Scripting
18 59 (4.17%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 447 (31.59%) C#
2 289 (20.42%) SQL
3 208 (14.70%) Java
4 186 (13.14%) PHP
5 79 (5.58%) VB
6 73 (5.16%) VB.NET
7 67 (4.73%) T-SQL
8 51 (3.60%) Python
9 41 (2.90%) Perl
10 39 (2.76%) Ruby
11 37 (2.61%) PowerShell
12 30 (2.12%) C++
12 30 (2.12%) PL/SQL
13 29 (2.05%) C
14 24 (1.70%) VBScript
15 23 (1.63%) Objective-C
16 21 (1.48%) PHP5
17 19 (1.34%) Shell Script
18 12 (0.85%) Groovy
19 10 (0.71%) Scala
Qualifications
1 181 (12.79%) Security Cleared
2 149 (10.53%) SC Cleared
3 134 (9.47%) ISTQB
4 88 (6.22%) Degree
5 79 (5.58%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 53 (3.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 49 (3.46%) DV Cleared
8 37 (2.61%) Microsoft Certification
9 24 (1.70%) Cisco Certification
10 22 (1.55%) MCITP
11 8 (0.57%) MCSE
12 7 (0.49%) CCNA
12 7 (0.49%) Sun Certification
13 5 (0.35%) CCNP
14 3 (0.21%) OCPJP
14 3 (0.21%) MCTS
14 3 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
14 3 (0.21%) ISEB
14 3 (0.21%) BC Cleared
15 2 (0.14%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (2.19%) QA
2 7 (0.49%) WCAG
3 4 (0.28%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.28%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.14%) WAI
5 1 (0.071%) SLA
5 1 (0.071%) HL7
System Software
1 11 (0.78%) Active Directory
2 10 (0.71%) VirtualBox
2 10 (0.71%) Nmap
3 7 (0.49%) VMware ESX
3 7 (0.49%) Docker
4 6 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.28%) vCloud
6 2 (0.14%) Shibboleth
7 1 (0.071%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.071%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 41 (2.90%) HP Quality Center
2 16 (1.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 14 (0.99%) Puppet
4 10 (0.71%) Vagrant
4 10 (0.71%) Nessus
5 4 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (0.21%) Tivoli Identity Manager
7 2 (0.14%) SCOM
7 2 (0.14%) Oracle Identity Management
7 2 (0.14%) Capistrano
8 1 (0.071%) HP UCMDB
8 1 (0.071%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.071%) Ansible
Vendors
1 263 (18.59%) Microsoft
2 220 (15.55%) Oracle
3 142 (10.04%) HP
4 49 (3.46%) Adobe
5 30 (2.12%) Zend
6 23 (1.63%) IBM
7 22 (1.55%) Citrix
7 22 (1.55%) Salesforce.com
8 20 (1.41%) Sencha
9 18 (1.27%) Twitter
9 18 (1.27%) Google
9 18 (1.27%) Cisco
10 16 (1.13%) Sitecore
11 15 (1.06%) JBoss
12 13 (0.92%) VMware
12 13 (0.92%) Red Hat
13 12 (0.85%) ServiceNow
13 12 (0.85%) SAP
14 8 (0.57%) DevExpress
14 8 (0.57%) Sun
Gosport, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: market rates
Posted: 5 hours ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £360 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Hampshire
Stott & May
Rate: From £275 to £310 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £300 to £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Advanced Resource Managers
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £280 - £330 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Sutton, Surrey
Net Talent
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £100 - £225 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Sutton, Surrey
Spring Technology
Rate: £240.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
RBW Consulting
Rate: From £300 to £360 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Farnham, Surrey
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £300 - £301 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Stott & May
Rate: From £300 to £340 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Hove, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £440 - £460 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago