The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the South East region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 17 17 19
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 710 612 646
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 7.71% 7.22% 6.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.15% 21.05% 21.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 379 322 355
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £306 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.12% +2.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 12
Average hourly rate £47.50 £37.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.66 £32.50 £18.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.20 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +13.33%
Programming Languages Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2940 2908 3047
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 31.93% 34.30% 30.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1615 1484 1516
Average daily rate £350 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 151 191
Average hourly rate £36.57 £37.50 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.48% +2.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £17.50 £21.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
JavaScript
England

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +5 214 £350 +2.63% 94
Berkshire -5 157 £350 -6.66% 84
Surrey +6 97 £325 - 91
Buckinghamshire -2 70 £350 +3.70% 48
Kent +25 44 £325 -27.77% 29
East Sussex -1 42 £270 -10.00% 24
Oxfordshire +1 37 £344 +14.82% 49
West Sussex +3 27 £313 -10.71% 24
Middlesex -11 11 £375 +20.00% 2
Isle of Wight - 8 £225 - 2
Home Counties - 2 £413 -
Sussex - - - - 1
JavaScript
England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 1077 (76.06%) HTML
2 851 (60.10%) CSS
3 551 (38.91%) .NET
4 530 (37.43%) jQuery
5 428 (30.23%) ASP.NET
6 415 (29.31%) C#
7 382 (26.98%) HTML5
8 310 (21.89%) MVC
9 300 (21.19%) SQL
10 288 (20.34%) SQL Server
11 256 (18.08%) XML
12 249 (17.58%) Microsoft
13 248 (17.51%) Oracle
14 231 (16.31%) Ajax
15 227 (16.03%) CSS3
16 210 (14.83%) Java
17 207 (14.62%) Web Services
18 199 (14.05%) JSP
19 198 (13.98%) Agile Software Development
20 192 (13.56%) Security Cleared
21 184 (12.99%) PHP
22 178 (12.57%) Web Development
23 174 (12.29%) Windows
23 174 (12.29%) Linux
24 158 (11.16%) SC Cleared
25 155 (10.95%) OO
26 154 (10.88%) UNIX
27 152 (10.73%) TDD
28 151 (10.66%) HP
29 147 (10.38%) AngularJS

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 95 (6.71%) CMS
2 73 (5.16%) SharePoint
3 65 (4.59%) Apache
4 62 (4.38%) Node.js
5 46 (3.25%) Drupal
6 40 (2.82%) IIS
6 40 (2.82%) WebSphere
7 30 (2.12%) WordPress
8 29 (2.05%) SharePoint 2010
9 26 (1.84%) Tomcat
10 19 (1.34%) SharePoint 2013
11 17 (1.20%) WebLogic
12 15 (1.06%) WebSphere Application Server
13 14 (0.99%) SharePoint Server
14 13 (0.92%) BizTalk Server
15 12 (0.85%) Joomla!
15 12 (0.85%) Sitecore CMS
16 11 (0.78%) Elasticsearch
17 10 (0.71%) ColdFusion
18 8 (0.56%) TeamSite
Applications
1 72 (5.08%) Photoshop
2 71 (5.01%) MS Excel
3 47 (3.32%) Adobe Illustrator
4 30 (2.12%) MS Office
5 20 (1.41%) InfoPath
6 9 (0.64%) OmniGraffle
7 8 (0.56%) Fireworks
8 6 (0.42%) Adobe Captivate
9 4 (0.28%) PaintShop Pro
10 3 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
11 2 (0.14%) MS Visio
12 1 (0.071%) Acrobat
12 1 (0.071%) AutoCAD
12 1 (0.071%) Simulink
12 1 (0.071%) InDesign
12 1 (0.071%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 71 (5.01%) Oracle EBS
2 37 (2.61%) Dynamics CRM
3 11 (0.78%) Magento
4 8 (0.56%) Dynamics NAV
5 6 (0.42%) Remedy ITSM
5 6 (0.42%) Google Analytics
5 6 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 5 (0.35%) WebTrends
7 2 (0.14%) SAP SD
7 2 (0.14%) Exstream
8 1 (0.071%) Oracle CRM
8 1 (0.071%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 28 (1.98%) SaaS
2 19 (1.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (0.78%) GitHub
4 8 (0.56%) Amazon S3
5 5 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (0.35%) PaaS
5 5 (0.35%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (0.28%) Force.com
7 3 (0.21%) Office 365
7 3 (0.21%) IaaS
8 2 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.14%) Heroku
9 1 (0.071%) Rackspace Cloud
9 1 (0.071%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.071%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 73 (5.16%) TCP/IP
2 58 (4.10%) HTTP
3 45 (3.18%) HTTPS
4 44 (3.11%) Internet
5 29 (2.05%) SAN
6 28 (1.98%) DNS
7 26 (1.84%) SSL
8 18 (1.27%) Intranet
9 16 (1.13%) Wireshark
10 9 (0.64%) Modbus
10 9 (0.64%) FTP
11 7 (0.49%) LDAP
12 6 (0.42%) VPN
13 4 (0.28%) AMQP
13 4 (0.28%) Asterisk PBX
14 3 (0.21%) SSH
14 3 (0.21%) PBX
14 3 (0.21%) VoIP
14 3 (0.21%) Kerberos
15 2 (0.14%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 288 (20.34%) SQL Server
2 143 (10.10%) MySQL
3 84 (5.93%) SQL Server 2008
4 58 (4.10%) Relational Database
5 49 (3.46%) Oracle Reports
6 47 (3.32%) SQL Server 2012
7 41 (2.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 33 (2.33%) MongoDB
9 27 (1.91%) SQL Server 2005
10 24 (1.69%) Oracle Database
11 23 (1.62%) NoSQL
12 19 (1.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 18 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
13 18 (1.27%) Redis
14 17 (1.20%) Big Data
15 16 (1.13%) Apache Cassandra
16 15 (1.06%) Oracle Database 11g
17 14 (0.99%) Oracle Database 10g
18 13 (0.92%) Hadoop
19 11 (0.78%) DB2
Development Applications
1 120 (8.47%) Subversion
2 103 (7.27%) Git (software)
3 90 (6.36%) Visual Studio
4 79 (5.58%) Team Foundation Server
5 72 (5.08%) QuickTest Pro
6 68 (4.80%) Jenkins
7 40 (2.82%) Eclipse
8 35 (2.47%) Selenium
8 35 (2.47%) Jasmine
9 30 (2.12%) Maven
10 28 (1.98%) JUnit
11 27 (1.91%) JIRA
12 25 (1.77%) Grunt
13 24 (1.69%) LoadRunner
14 21 (1.48%) Dreamweaver
15 19 (1.34%) Ant
16 17 (1.20%) NUnit
17 15 (1.06%) PHPUnit
17 15 (1.06%) Hudson
18 13 (0.92%) Cucumber
General
1 128 (9.04%) Finance
2 41 (2.90%) Retail
2 41 (2.90%) Marketing
3 31 (2.19%) Telecoms
4 19 (1.34%) Legal
5 17 (1.20%) Banking
6 16 (1.13%) Advertising
7 14 (0.99%) Manufacturing
8 13 (0.92%) Publishing
8 13 (0.92%) Games
9 10 (0.71%) Electronics
10 8 (0.56%) Spanish Language
11 7 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
12 6 (0.42%) Military
13 4 (0.28%) Korean Language
14 3 (0.21%) Portuguese Language
14 3 (0.21%) Swedish Language
14 3 (0.21%) Italian Language
14 3 (0.21%) Japanese Language
14 3 (0.21%) Danish Language
Job Titles
1 1063 (75.07%) Developer
2 201 (14.19%) .NET Developer
3 186 (13.14%) Web Developer
4 166 (11.72%) Front-End Developer
5 146 (10.31%) JavaScript Developer
6 124 (8.76%) C# Developer
7 89 (6.29%) C# .NET Developer
8 86 (6.07%) Java Developer
9 84 (5.93%) PHP Developer
10 83 (5.86%) ASP.NET Developer
11 68 (4.80%) Analyst
12 57 (4.03%) Senior Developer
13 56 (3.95%) Consultant
14 51 (3.60%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 51 (3.60%) UI Developer
15 50 (3.53%) Test Analyst
16 49 (3.46%) Designer
17 47 (3.32%) UI Programmer
18 44 (3.11%) Python Developer
19 36 (2.54%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1077 (76.06%) HTML
2 851 (60.10%) CSS
3 551 (38.91%) .NET
4 530 (37.43%) jQuery
5 428 (30.23%) ASP.NET
6 382 (26.98%) HTML5
7 256 (18.08%) XML
8 231 (16.31%) Ajax
9 227 (16.03%) CSS3
10 207 (14.62%) Web Services
11 199 (14.05%) JSP
12 147 (10.38%) AngularJS
13 132 (9.32%) ASP.NET MVC
14 113 (7.98%) JSON
15 112 (7.91%) WCF
16 97 (6.85%) Backbone.js
17 89 (6.29%) Spring
18 86 (6.07%) .NET Framework
19 74 (5.23%) REST
20 73 (5.16%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 87 (6.14%) Mobile App
2 63 (4.45%) Open Source
3 56 (3.95%) Enterprise Software
4 49 (3.46%) W3C
5 47 (3.32%) Computer Science
6 33 (2.33%) Graphic Design
7 23 (1.62%) N-Tier
8 19 (1.34%) Wiki
9 13 (0.92%) E-Learning
9 13 (0.92%) iPad
9 13 (0.92%) Digital Media
10 12 (0.85%) Mathematics
11 11 (0.78%) Management Information System
12 10 (0.71%) Visualisation
13 9 (0.64%) Client/Server
13 9 (0.64%) Blackberry
14 8 (0.56%) SCORM
15 7 (0.49%) DTV
15 7 (0.49%) Social Media
16 6 (0.42%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 174 (12.29%) Windows
1 174 (12.29%) Linux
2 154 (10.88%) UNIX
3 56 (3.95%) Windows Server 2008
4 53 (3.74%) Windows Server 2003
4 53 (3.74%) Apple iOS
5 47 (3.32%) Android
6 42 (2.97%) Windows XP
7 39 (2.75%) Windows 2000
8 21 (1.48%) Windows 7
9 9 (0.64%) AIX
10 6 (0.42%) CentOS
10 6 (0.42%) Windows 8
11 5 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (0.35%) Ubuntu
12 4 (0.28%) Oracle Linux
13 3 (0.21%) Solaris
14 2 (0.14%) Debian
14 2 (0.14%) Windows Mobile
14 2 (0.14%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 310 (21.89%) MVC
2 198 (13.98%) Agile Software Development
3 178 (12.57%) Web Development
4 155 (10.95%) OO
5 152 (10.73%) TDD
6 106 (7.49%) CRM
7 104 (7.34%) Scrum
8 102 (7.20%) E-Commerce
9 93 (6.57%) Responsive Web Design
10 88 (6.21%) Web Design
11 83 (5.86%) Unit Testing
12 79 (5.58%) BDD
13 77 (5.44%) Continuous Integration
14 74 (5.23%) OOP
15 72 (5.08%) Workflow
16 67 (4.73%) Knowledge Management
17 57 (4.03%) Project Management
17 57 (4.03%) Test Automation
18 56 (3.95%) Test Scripting
19 55 (3.88%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 415 (29.31%) C#
2 300 (21.19%) SQL
3 210 (14.83%) Java
4 184 (12.99%) PHP
5 84 (5.93%) VB.NET
6 83 (5.86%) VB
7 74 (5.23%) Python
7 74 (5.23%) T-SQL
8 41 (2.90%) PL/SQL
9 31 (2.19%) Ruby
9 31 (2.19%) PowerShell
10 30 (2.12%) Objective-C
11 27 (1.91%) C
12 26 (1.84%) Perl
12 26 (1.84%) PHP5
13 23 (1.62%) C++
14 17 (1.20%) VBScript
15 15 (1.06%) VB6
16 12 (0.85%) ActionScript
17 11 (0.78%) VBA
Qualifications
1 192 (13.56%) Security Cleared
2 158 (11.16%) SC Cleared
3 137 (9.68%) ISTQB
4 92 (6.50%) Degree
5 70 (4.94%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 64 (4.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 49 (3.46%) DV Cleared
8 34 (2.40%) Microsoft Certification
9 20 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
10 19 (1.34%) MCITP
11 11 (0.78%) ISEB
12 9 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
13 8 (0.56%) Sun Certification
14 7 (0.49%) MCSE
15 6 (0.42%) CCNA
16 4 (0.28%) CCNP
17 3 (0.21%) MCP
17 3 (0.21%) OCPJP
18 2 (0.14%) MCPD
19 1 (0.071%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (2.05%) QA
2 10 (0.71%) WCAG
3 7 (0.49%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.35%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.28%) SLA
6 2 (0.14%) WAI
6 2 (0.14%) HL7
System Software
1 16 (1.13%) Nmap
2 6 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.35%) VirtualBox
4 4 (0.28%) vCloud
4 4 (0.28%) VMware ESX
5 3 (0.21%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (0.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 53 (3.74%) HP Quality Center
2 18 (1.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 17 (1.20%) Puppet
4 16 (1.13%) Nessus
5 8 (0.56%) Vagrant
5 8 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (0.42%) Ansible
6 6 (0.42%) HP UCMDB
7 2 (0.14%) SCOM
8 1 (0.071%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 1 (0.071%) Capistrano
8 1 (0.071%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 249 (17.58%) Microsoft
2 248 (17.51%) Oracle
3 151 (10.66%) HP
4 49 (3.46%) Adobe
5 21 (1.48%) Citrix
5 21 (1.48%) IBM
5 21 (1.48%) Sencha
5 21 (1.48%) Twitter
5 21 (1.48%) ServiceNow
6 18 (1.27%) Zend
7 17 (1.20%) JBoss
8 15 (1.06%) Cisco
8 15 (1.06%) Google
9 13 (0.92%) Sitecore
9 13 (0.92%) SAP
10 10 (0.71%) Salesforce.com
10 10 (0.71%) VMware
10 10 (0.71%) Yahoo!
11 8 (0.56%) DevExpress
11 8 (0.56%) Sun
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: 280-320
Posted: 3 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: market rate
Posted: 4 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Arrows Group
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
West Sussex
Roc Search
Posted: 5 hours ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 6 hours ago
West Sussex
Proactive Appointments
Rate: Unspecified Market rate
Posted: 6 hours ago
Surrey
Roc Search
Posted: 7 hours ago
Maidstone, Kent
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £150 - £250 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Maidstone, Kent
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £200.00 - £250.00 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
Proactive Appointments
Rate: Unspecified Market rate
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 13 hours ago
Surrey
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £300 to £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: From £250 to £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Rate: £300 to £310 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
TRG
Rate: £300 - £320 Per Day + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gosport, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: Market rate value
Posted: Yesterday
Gosport, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: market rate value
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday