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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 20 21 19
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 669 676 611
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 7.17% 7.55% 7.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.71% 23.21% 22.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 451 385 292
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.53% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.15% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 52
Average hourly rate £32.50 £27.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.37% -22.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+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
3082 2913 2698
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 33.03% 32.53% 33.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1883 1642 1365
Average daily rate £350 £338 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -2.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £245 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 107 201
Average hourly rate £39.75 £40.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.70 £17.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.59 £52.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +2 169 £375 +11.94% 78
Hampshire -13 130 £350 +7.69% 100
Buckinghamshire -1 87 £325 -0.76% 51
Surrey -3 82 £375 - 75
Oxfordshire -1 68 £395 +29.50% 70
West Sussex +9 54 £350 +27.27% 21
East Sussex -2 49 £275 - 31
Kent +8 27 £338 +8.87% 27
Middlesex +8 6 £393 -7.10% 2
JavaScript
England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 1121 (75.95%) HTML
2 974 (65.99%) CSS
3 601 (40.72%) jQuery
4 559 (37.87%) .NET
5 504 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
6 464 (31.44%) C#
7 439 (29.74%) ASP.NET
8 436 (29.54%) HTML5
9 354 (23.98%) MVC
10 338 (22.90%) SQL
11 302 (20.46%) CSS3
12 296 (20.05%) AngularJS
13 268 (18.16%) Java
14 263 (17.82%) SQL Server
15 259 (17.55%) TDD
16 254 (17.21%) OO
17 245 (16.60%) Web Services
18 225 (15.24%) XML
19 213 (14.43%) PHP
20 206 (13.96%) Web Development
21 197 (13.35%) Scrum
22 194 (13.14%) Ajax
23 193 (13.08%) Linux
24 187 (12.67%) Microsoft
25 173 (11.72%) ASP.NET MVC
25 173 (11.72%) User Experience
26 162 (10.98%) Git (software)
27 158 (10.70%) Oracle
28 156 (10.57%) CMS
29 147 (9.96%) Visual Studio

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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
1 156 (10.57%) CMS
2 101 (6.84%) Node.js
3 68 (4.61%) SharePoint
4 64 (4.34%) IIS
4 64 (4.34%) Apache
5 47 (3.18%) Drupal
6 45 (3.05%) Tomcat
7 41 (2.78%) WebSphere
8 38 (2.57%) SharePoint 2013
9 28 (1.90%) SharePoint 2010
10 26 (1.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 23 (1.56%) Umbraco
12 22 (1.49%) WordPress
12 22 (1.49%) WebLogic
12 22 (1.49%) JBoss
13 21 (1.42%) Sitecore CMS
14 19 (1.29%) BizTalk Server
15 12 (0.81%) SharePoint Server
15 12 (0.81%) Commerce Server
16 9 (0.61%) Kentico
Applications
1 70 (4.74%) MS Excel
2 66 (4.47%) Photoshop
3 36 (2.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 25 (1.69%) Adobe Illustrator
5 15 (1.02%) MS Office
6 10 (0.68%) InfoPath
7 6 (0.41%) GIMP
8 5 (0.34%) Fireworks
9 4 (0.27%) InDesign
10 2 (0.14%) OmniGraffle
10 2 (0.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 21 (1.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 20 (1.36%) Magento
3 18 (1.22%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (0.34%) WebTrends
5 4 (0.27%) Fredhopper
5 4 (0.27%) Adobe Campaign
6 3 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.14%) Tridion
7 2 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.068%) Staffware
8 1 (0.068%) Oracle 11i
8 1 (0.068%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 22 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (1.29%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (0.88%) SaaS
3 13 (0.88%) Google Analytics
4 8 (0.54%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 8 (0.54%) AWS CloudFormation
5 7 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (0.41%) Adobe Analytics
7 5 (0.34%) Amazon S3
8 4 (0.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 4 (0.27%) Office 365
8 4 (0.27%) GitHub
9 3 (0.20%) Google Checkout
10 2 (0.14%) Boomi
11 1 (0.068%) IaaS
11 1 (0.068%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.068%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.068%) Force.com
11 1 (0.068%) Yammer
11 1 (0.068%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 72 (4.88%) Internet
2 52 (3.52%) Intranet
3 51 (3.46%) HTTP
4 39 (2.64%) TCP/IP
5 16 (1.08%) SSL
6 14 (0.95%) SAN
7 10 (0.68%) DNS
8 7 (0.47%) Firewall
8 7 (0.47%) MQTT
8 7 (0.47%) Modbus
9 6 (0.41%) HTTPS
9 6 (0.41%) LDAP
10 5 (0.34%) FTP
11 4 (0.27%) Skype
11 4 (0.27%) BIG-IP
12 3 (0.20%) DHCP
12 3 (0.20%) Ethernet
12 3 (0.20%) VoIP
12 3 (0.20%) PBX
12 3 (0.20%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 263 (17.82%) SQL Server
2 132 (8.94%) MySQL
3 60 (4.07%) Relational Database
4 44 (2.98%) Oracle Database
5 43 (2.91%) SQL Server 2012
6 42 (2.85%) SQL Server 2008
7 39 (2.64%) MongoDB
8 27 (1.83%) NoSQL
9 26 (1.76%) PostgreSQL
10 21 (1.42%) DB2
11 20 (1.36%) Big Data
12 18 (1.22%) RDBMS
12 18 (1.22%) Oracle Reports
13 17 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 15 (1.02%) Oracle Database 11g
15 14 (0.95%) SQL Server 2005
15 14 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 11 (0.75%) Oracle Database 10g
16 11 (0.75%) Hadoop
17 9 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 162 (10.98%) Git (software)
2 147 (9.96%) Visual Studio
3 94 (6.37%) Subversion
4 65 (4.40%) Selenium
5 62 (4.20%) Team Foundation Server
6 58 (3.93%) Jenkins
7 48 (3.25%) JUnit
7 48 (3.25%) Maven
8 33 (2.24%) NUnit
8 33 (2.24%) Grunt
9 31 (2.10%) Axure RP
10 23 (1.56%) Eclipse
10 23 (1.56%) TeamCity
11 21 (1.42%) Ant
12 19 (1.29%) Cucumber
13 18 (1.22%) Gerrit
13 18 (1.22%) Jasmine
14 17 (1.15%) Mockito
15 15 (1.02%) Dreamweaver
15 15 (1.02%) JIRA
General
1 104 (7.05%) Finance
2 75 (5.08%) Marketing
3 53 (3.59%) Retail
4 41 (2.78%) Telecoms
5 29 (1.96%) Publishing
6 24 (1.63%) Games
7 23 (1.56%) Banking
8 12 (0.81%) Advertising
8 12 (0.81%) Military
9 10 (0.68%) Manufacturing
10 7 (0.47%) Multimedia
10 7 (0.47%) Legal
11 6 (0.41%) Electronics
11 6 (0.41%) Back Office
11 6 (0.41%) Investment Banking
12 5 (0.34%) Spanish Language
13 3 (0.20%) Automotive
13 3 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.14%) Aerospace
15 1 (0.068%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 1149 (77.85%) Developer
2 231 (15.65%) .NET Developer
3 187 (12.67%) Front-End Developer
4 177 (11.99%) Web Developer
5 155 (10.50%) C# Developer
6 122 (8.27%) JavaScript Developer
7 117 (7.93%) C# .NET Developer
8 96 (6.50%) Java Developer
9 82 (5.56%) Senior Developer
10 80 (5.42%) ASP.NET Developer
11 79 (5.35%) PHP Developer
12 64 (4.34%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 59 (4.00%) Designer
14 54 (3.66%) Analyst
15 38 (2.57%) Software Developer
16 34 (2.30%) Software Engineer
17 33 (2.24%) Architect
18 30 (2.03%) Lead Developer
19 29 (1.96%) Consultant
20 27 (1.83%) CMS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1121 (75.95%) HTML
2 974 (65.99%) CSS
3 601 (40.72%) jQuery
4 559 (37.87%) .NET
5 439 (29.74%) ASP.NET
6 436 (29.54%) HTML5
7 302 (20.46%) CSS3
8 296 (20.05%) AngularJS
9 245 (16.60%) Web Services
10 225 (15.24%) XML
11 194 (13.14%) Ajax
12 173 (11.72%) ASP.NET MVC
13 135 (9.15%) .NET Framework
14 123 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 118 (7.99%) RESTful
16 113 (7.66%) WCF
17 96 (6.50%) JSON
18 93 (6.30%) Backbone.js
19 91 (6.17%) XHTML
20 88 (5.96%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 173 (11.72%) User Experience
2 71 (4.81%) Mobile App
3 58 (3.93%) Computer Science
4 57 (3.86%) Analytical Skills
5 56 (3.79%) Open Source
6 47 (3.18%) W3C
7 29 (1.96%) N-Tier
8 25 (1.69%) Visualisation
9 23 (1.56%) iPhone
10 19 (1.29%) Social Media
11 18 (1.22%) Web 2.0
12 17 (1.15%) Inversion of Control
13 16 (1.08%) Client/Server
14 13 (0.88%) Management Information System
15 12 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
16 11 (0.75%) Digital Media
16 11 (0.75%) RIA
17 9 (0.61%) iPad
17 9 (0.61%) Video Conferencing
17 9 (0.61%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 193 (13.08%) Linux
2 121 (8.20%) UNIX
3 104 (7.05%) Windows
4 53 (3.59%) Apple iOS
5 42 (2.85%) Android
6 14 (0.95%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (0.88%) Mac OS X
8 10 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (0.41%) AIX
11 5 (0.34%) Windows Phone
11 5 (0.34%) CentOS
12 4 (0.27%) Windows 7
12 4 (0.27%) Solaris
13 3 (0.20%) Embedded Linux
13 3 (0.20%) Windows Phone 8
13 3 (0.20%) BlackBerry OS
14 2 (0.14%) Oracle Linux
15 1 (0.068%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.068%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 504 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
2 354 (23.98%) MVC
3 259 (17.55%) TDD
4 254 (17.21%) OO
5 206 (13.96%) Web Development
6 197 (13.35%) Scrum
7 117 (7.93%) E-Commerce
8 110 (7.45%) Software Engineering
9 98 (6.64%) Content Management
10 91 (6.17%) Responsive Web Design
11 88 (5.96%) BDD
12 85 (5.76%) OOP
13 81 (5.49%) Continuous Integration
14 80 (5.42%) Unit Testing
15 50 (3.39%) SOA
16 47 (3.18%) Project Management
17 46 (3.12%) Automated Testing
18 43 (2.91%) Web Design
19 39 (2.64%) Workflow
19 39 (2.64%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 464 (31.44%) C#
2 338 (22.90%) SQL
3 268 (18.16%) Java
4 213 (14.43%) PHP
5 83 (5.62%) Python
6 63 (4.27%) T-SQL
6 63 (4.27%) C++
7 50 (3.39%) Perl
8 48 (3.25%) PowerShell
9 46 (3.12%) PL/SQL
10 45 (3.05%) VB.NET
11 44 (2.98%) Ruby
12 35 (2.37%) Objective-C
13 30 (2.03%) C
14 23 (1.56%) VB
15 17 (1.15%) Scala
16 13 (0.88%) VBA
17 12 (0.81%) VBScript
18 10 (0.68%) Shell Script
19 9 (0.61%) XPath
Qualifications
1 121 (8.20%) Security Cleared
2 101 (6.84%) SC Cleared
3 65 (4.40%) Degree
4 54 (3.66%) ISTQB
5 45 (3.05%) Microsoft Certification
6 38 (2.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 38 (2.57%) ISEB
7 36 (2.44%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 34 (2.30%) Cisco Certification
9 32 (2.17%) MCITP
10 22 (1.49%) DV Cleared
11 8 (0.54%) CCNA
12 4 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (0.27%) MCSE
13 1 (0.068%) MCP
13 1 (0.068%) PhD
13 1 (0.068%) Siebel Certification
13 1 (0.068%) A+ Certification
13 1 (0.068%) CCNP
13 1 (0.068%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (1.63%) QA
2 7 (0.47%) SLA
3 3 (0.20%) WCAG
4 2 (0.14%) WAI
4 2 (0.14%) TickIT
4 2 (0.14%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 1 (0.068%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.068%) HL7
System Software
1 8 (0.54%) Active Directory
2 7 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.41%) VirtualBox
4 5 (0.34%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.27%) Forefront TMG
5 4 (0.27%) Docker
6 3 (0.20%) Varnish
6 3 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.068%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.068%) Firmware
7 1 (0.068%) vCloud
7 1 (0.068%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 20 (1.36%) Puppet
2 14 (0.95%) HP Quality Center
3 10 (0.68%) Vagrant
4 6 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (0.34%) Ansible
6 4 (0.27%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 3 (0.20%) OpenView
7 3 (0.20%) Nagios
7 3 (0.20%) AirWatch
8 2 (0.14%) Oracle Identity Management
8 2 (0.14%) OpenAM
8 2 (0.14%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.068%) Nessus
9 1 (0.068%) Nmap
9 1 (0.068%) WebInspect
9 1 (0.068%) Tivoli Monitoring
9 1 (0.068%) CA Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.068%) Netcool
9 1 (0.068%) Kibana
9 1 (0.068%) logstash
Vendors
1 187 (12.67%) Microsoft
2 158 (10.70%) Oracle
3 88 (5.96%) Adobe
4 60 (4.07%) HP
5 51 (3.46%) Google
6 35 (2.37%) Cisco
7 26 (1.76%) Sitecore
8 24 (1.63%) Twitter
8 24 (1.63%) OpenText
9 22 (1.49%) IBM
10 19 (1.29%) RedDot
11 18 (1.22%) Zend
12 15 (1.02%) SAP
13 14 (0.95%) Telerik
14 13 (0.88%) Citrix
15 11 (0.75%) VMware
15 11 (0.75%) Salesforce.com
15 11 (0.75%) Facebook
16 9 (0.61%) F5
16 9 (0.61%) Capita
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Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Rate: £325 - £425 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
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Rate: £280 - £320 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Vertical IT
Rate: MARKET RATE + COMPETITIVE
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
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Rate: £350 per day
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Surrey
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Rate: £375 - £425 per day
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Rate: Unspecified Up to £350 per day
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