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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 19 16 21
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 707 669 655
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 7.62% 7.66% 6.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.29% 21.55% 20.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 395 391 329
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £213 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £319 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.32% +2.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 22
Average hourly rate £32.50 £36.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.72% +80.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £20.15 £13.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
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
3036 3105 3173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 32.72% 35.55% 31.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1699 1666 1508
Average daily rate £350 £350 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £230 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 130 168
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 £13.50 £17.18 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 19 September 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -13 167 £363 +3.57% 78
Hampshire +1 165 £350 -6.66% 99
Surrey +18 118 £375 +17.18% 87
Buckinghamshire -6 69 £398 -0.62% 33
Oxfordshire -1 55 £325 +0.77% 50
East Sussex -4 46 £250 -16.66% 29
Kent +20 38 £310 -31.11% 21
West Sussex +18 38 £315 -7.35% 13
Middlesex -15 8 £350 +12.00% 7
Isle of Wight - 2 - - 3
Sussex - 1 - - 3
JavaScript
England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 1063 (75.23%) HTML
2 830 (58.74%) CSS
3 577 (40.84%) .NET
4 502 (35.53%) jQuery
5 444 (31.42%) C#
6 440 (31.14%) ASP.NET
7 385 (27.25%) Agile Software Development
8 358 (25.34%) HTML5
9 346 (24.49%) MVC
10 301 (21.30%) SQL Server
11 281 (19.89%) SQL
12 255 (18.05%) Microsoft
13 251 (17.76%) Ajax
14 246 (17.41%) XML
15 218 (15.43%) Java
16 216 (15.29%) CSS3
17 212 (15.00%) Oracle
18 204 (14.44%) JSP
19 184 (13.02%) Security Cleared
20 183 (12.95%) PHP
21 182 (12.88%) Web Services
21 182 (12.88%) AngularJS
22 173 (12.24%) Windows
23 171 (12.10%) OO
24 168 (11.89%) Linux
25 164 (11.61%) TDD
26 159 (11.25%) MySQL
27 150 (10.62%) ASP.NET MVC
28 149 (10.54%) SC Cleared
29 139 (9.84%) Web Development

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 90 (6.37%) CMS
2 86 (6.09%) Apache
3 81 (5.73%) Node.js
4 61 (4.32%) SharePoint
5 53 (3.75%) IIS
6 36 (2.55%) Tomcat
7 35 (2.48%) WebSphere
8 33 (2.34%) WordPress
9 31 (2.19%) Drupal
10 24 (1.70%) SharePoint 2010
11 18 (1.27%) SharePoint 2013
12 15 (1.06%) WebSphere Application Server
12 15 (1.06%) BizTalk Server
13 14 (0.99%) Joomla!
13 14 (0.99%) SharePoint Server
14 13 (0.92%) ColdFusion
14 13 (0.92%) Sitecore CMS
14 13 (0.92%) Liferay
15 12 (0.85%) Elasticsearch
16 10 (0.71%) WebLogic
Applications
1 101 (7.15%) Photoshop
2 59 (4.18%) Adobe Illustrator
3 58 (4.10%) MS Excel
4 19 (1.34%) InfoPath
5 13 (0.92%) MS Office
5 13 (0.92%) Fireworks
6 11 (0.78%) Adobe Captivate
7 4 (0.28%) OmniGraffle
7 4 (0.28%) PaintShop Pro
8 1 (0.071%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.071%) QuarkXPress
8 1 (0.071%) Simulink
8 1 (0.071%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 65 (4.60%) Oracle EBS
2 45 (3.18%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (0.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 7 (0.50%) Magento
4 7 (0.50%) Google Analytics
5 5 (0.35%) WebTrends
6 4 (0.28%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 2 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
7 2 (0.14%) Exstream
8 1 (0.071%) ResourceLink
8 1 (0.071%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.071%) Oracle CRM
8 1 (0.071%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.071%) Pivotal CRM
Cloud Services
1 29 (2.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (1.63%) SaaS
3 12 (0.85%) Amazon S3
4 10 (0.71%) Amazon EC2
5 9 (0.64%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (0.50%) Force.com
6 7 (0.50%) GitHub
7 5 (0.35%) PaaS
8 3 (0.21%) IaaS
8 3 (0.21%) Office 365
9 2 (0.14%) Heroku
10 1 (0.071%) Google App Engine
10 1 (0.071%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 74 (5.24%) TCP/IP
2 61 (4.32%) Internet
3 58 (4.10%) HTTP
4 42 (2.97%) HTTPS
5 30 (2.12%) DNS
6 24 (1.70%) SAN
7 20 (1.42%) Intranet
8 19 (1.34%) SSL
9 14 (0.99%) FTP
10 12 (0.85%) Modbus
10 12 (0.85%) MQTT
10 12 (0.85%) Wireshark
11 5 (0.35%) SSH
11 5 (0.35%) Asterisk PBX
12 4 (0.28%) PBX
12 4 (0.28%) VoIP
13 2 (0.14%) PuTTY
13 2 (0.14%) WinSCP
13 2 (0.14%) AMQP
13 2 (0.14%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 301 (21.30%) SQL Server
2 159 (11.25%) MySQL
3 79 (5.59%) SQL Server 2008
4 54 (3.82%) SQL Server 2012
4 54 (3.82%) Relational Database
5 43 (3.04%) Oracle Reports
6 42 (2.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 32 (2.26%) MongoDB
8 25 (1.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 25 (1.77%) SQL Server 2005
9 24 (1.70%) Oracle Database
10 22 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
11 21 (1.49%) NoSQL
12 18 (1.27%) Redis
13 16 (1.13%) Apache Cassandra
13 16 (1.13%) Big Data
14 11 (0.78%) DB2
14 11 (0.78%) RDBMS
15 9 (0.64%) Hadoop
16 8 (0.57%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 98 (6.94%) Git (software)
2 97 (6.86%) Subversion
3 78 (5.52%) Visual Studio
4 72 (5.10%) QuickTest Pro
5 69 (4.88%) Team Foundation Server
6 55 (3.89%) Selenium
7 49 (3.47%) Jenkins
8 42 (2.97%) Maven
9 39 (2.76%) Eclipse
10 37 (2.62%) JUnit
11 31 (2.19%) JIRA
12 26 (1.84%) Dreamweaver
13 25 (1.77%) Jasmine
13 25 (1.77%) Grunt
14 22 (1.56%) NUnit
15 21 (1.49%) LoadRunner
15 21 (1.49%) Ant
16 19 (1.34%) Cucumber
16 19 (1.34%) QUnit
17 17 (1.20%) Mockito
General
1 109 (7.71%) Finance
2 45 (3.18%) Marketing
3 38 (2.69%) Telecoms
4 24 (1.70%) Banking
4 24 (1.70%) Retail
5 16 (1.13%) Advertising
6 15 (1.06%) Manufacturing
7 13 (0.92%) Electronics
8 10 (0.71%) Games
9 9 (0.64%) Spanish Language
10 8 (0.57%) Legal
11 6 (0.42%) Publishing
12 4 (0.28%) Korean Language
12 4 (0.28%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (0.28%) Investment Banking
13 3 (0.21%) Back Office
13 3 (0.21%) Danish Language
13 3 (0.21%) Dutch Language
13 3 (0.21%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 1052 (74.45%) Developer
2 210 (14.86%) .NET Developer
3 199 (14.08%) Web Developer
4 191 (13.52%) Front-End Developer
5 142 (10.05%) C# Developer
6 135 (9.55%) JavaScript Developer
7 106 (7.50%) C# .NET Developer
8 98 (6.94%) Java Developer
9 83 (5.87%) ASP.NET Developer
10 80 (5.66%) PHP Developer
11 64 (4.53%) Senior Developer
12 62 (4.39%) Consultant
13 60 (4.25%) Analyst
14 54 (3.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 51 (3.61%) Designer
16 44 (3.11%) Test Analyst
17 40 (2.83%) Front-End Web Developer
18 36 (2.55%) UI Developer
19 33 (2.34%) UI Programmer
20 32 (2.26%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1063 (75.23%) HTML
2 830 (58.74%) CSS
3 577 (40.84%) .NET
4 502 (35.53%) jQuery
5 440 (31.14%) ASP.NET
6 358 (25.34%) HTML5
7 251 (17.76%) Ajax
8 246 (17.41%) XML
9 216 (15.29%) CSS3
10 204 (14.44%) JSP
11 182 (12.88%) Web Services
11 182 (12.88%) AngularJS
12 150 (10.62%) ASP.NET MVC
13 132 (9.34%) WCF
14 122 (8.63%) JSON
15 97 (6.86%) KnockoutJS
15 97 (6.86%) .NET Framework
16 94 (6.65%) Spring
17 92 (6.51%) Backbone.js
18 79 (5.59%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 136 (9.62%) User Experience
2 77 (5.45%) Mobile App
3 73 (5.17%) Open Source
4 57 (4.03%) Analytical Skills
5 49 (3.47%) Computer Science
6 43 (3.04%) W3C
7 28 (1.98%) Graphic Design
8 21 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
9 20 (1.42%) Management Information System
10 19 (1.34%) E-Learning
11 18 (1.27%) Wiki
11 18 (1.27%) N-Tier
12 15 (1.06%) GIS
13 13 (0.92%) iPad
13 13 (0.92%) Mathematics
14 12 (0.85%) SCORM
15 11 (0.78%) Web 2.0
15 11 (0.78%) DTV
16 9 (0.64%) Client/Server
16 9 (0.64%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 173 (12.24%) Windows
2 168 (11.89%) Linux
3 136 (9.62%) UNIX
4 54 (3.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 48 (3.40%) Windows Server 2003
6 37 (2.62%) Apple iOS
7 35 (2.48%) Windows XP
8 32 (2.26%) Windows 2000
9 31 (2.19%) Android
10 20 (1.42%) Windows 7
11 12 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 8 (0.57%) CentOS
12 8 (0.57%) Debian
13 7 (0.50%) Ubuntu
14 5 (0.35%) AIX
14 5 (0.35%) Solaris
15 4 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
16 3 (0.21%) Windows 8
16 3 (0.21%) Oracle Linux
17 2 (0.14%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 385 (27.25%) Agile Software Development
2 346 (24.49%) MVC
3 171 (12.10%) OO
4 164 (11.61%) TDD
5 139 (9.84%) Web Development
6 129 (9.13%) CRM
7 123 (8.70%) Scrum
8 94 (6.65%) Responsive Web Design
9 82 (5.80%) E-Commerce
10 81 (5.73%) BDD
11 76 (5.38%) Web Design
12 68 (4.81%) Unit Testing
13 67 (4.74%) Knowledge Management
14 66 (4.67%) Project Management
15 64 (4.53%) OOP
16 63 (4.46%) Test Automation
17 62 (4.39%) Software Engineering
18 61 (4.32%) Workflow
19 60 (4.25%) Continuous Integration
20 54 (3.82%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 444 (31.42%) C#
2 281 (19.89%) SQL
3 218 (15.43%) Java
4 183 (12.95%) PHP
5 80 (5.66%) VB
6 73 (5.17%) VB.NET
7 67 (4.74%) T-SQL
8 56 (3.96%) Python
9 41 (2.90%) Ruby
10 38 (2.69%) PowerShell
11 33 (2.34%) Perl
12 30 (2.12%) C++
13 28 (1.98%) C
14 25 (1.77%) PL/SQL
15 23 (1.63%) VBScript
15 23 (1.63%) Objective-C
16 22 (1.56%) PHP5
17 12 (0.85%) Groovy
17 12 (0.85%) Scala
17 12 (0.85%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 184 (13.02%) Security Cleared
2 149 (10.54%) SC Cleared
3 129 (9.13%) ISTQB
4 90 (6.37%) Degree
5 76 (5.38%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 51 (3.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 46 (3.26%) DV Cleared
8 34 (2.41%) Microsoft Certification
9 23 (1.63%) Cisco Certification
10 21 (1.49%) MCITP
11 8 (0.57%) MCSE
12 7 (0.50%) CCNA
12 7 (0.50%) Sun Certification
13 5 (0.35%) CCNP
14 3 (0.21%) OCPJP
14 3 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
14 3 (0.21%) ISEB
14 3 (0.21%) BC Cleared
15 2 (0.14%) MCP
15 2 (0.14%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (2.05%) QA
2 8 (0.57%) WCAG
3 4 (0.28%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.28%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.14%) WAI
5 1 (0.071%) HL7
System Software
1 11 (0.78%) Nmap
2 9 (0.64%) VirtualBox
3 8 (0.57%) Active Directory
4 6 (0.42%) Docker
4 6 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.28%) vCloud
6 3 (0.21%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.14%) Shibboleth
8 1 (0.071%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 43 (3.04%) HP Quality Center
2 17 (1.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 16 (1.13%) Puppet
4 11 (0.78%) Nessus
5 9 (0.64%) Vagrant
6 5 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (0.21%) Ansible
8 2 (0.14%) Oracle Identity Management
8 2 (0.14%) SCOM
8 2 (0.14%) Capistrano
9 1 (0.071%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 255 (18.05%) Microsoft
2 212 (15.00%) Oracle
3 139 (9.84%) HP
4 56 (3.96%) Adobe
5 27 (1.91%) Zend
6 21 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
7 20 (1.42%) IBM
8 19 (1.34%) Citrix
9 18 (1.27%) Twitter
9 18 (1.27%) Sencha
9 18 (1.27%) Google
10 17 (1.20%) Cisco
10 17 (1.20%) JBoss
11 15 (1.06%) Sitecore
12 13 (0.92%) SAP
12 13 (0.92%) Red Hat
13 12 (0.85%) ServiceNow
14 9 (0.64%) VMware
15 8 (0.57%) DevExpress
15 8 (0.57%) Sun
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Rate: From £200 to £225 per day
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Posted: Yesterday
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Experis Ltd
Rate: market rates
Posted: 2 days ago
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Rate: market rate value
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Experis Ltd
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Rate: market rate value
Posted: 2 days ago
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Experis Ltd
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Rate: £350 - £375 per day
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