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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 13 17 16
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 918 742 671
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 9.11% 8.12% 7.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.18% 24.77% 21.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 635 400 374
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 12 10
Average hourly rate £36.50 £33.75 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.14% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £19.00 £22.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.31 £47.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.59 £34.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.60% -5.55%
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
3506 2996 3075
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 34.81% 32.80% 35.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2226 1655 1616
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £470 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 111 113 145
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.97 £15.25 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

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 August 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 31 August 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 31 August 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 +4 180 £363 - 92
Hampshire -9 178 £350 - 93
Oxfordshire +9 146 £401 +16.72% 61
Surrey +1 134 £400 +23.07% 56
Buckinghamshire +3 87 £367 -2.13% 45
West Sussex +2 75 £350 +12.00% 29
Kent +1 51 £335 +3.07% 19
East Sussex -3 41 £250 - 33
Middlesex +16 21 £300 -17.24%
Isle of Wight -1 3 £250 +11.11% 3
Sussex +2 1 - - 2
JavaScript
England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 1144 (72.04%) HTML
2 987 (62.15%) CSS
3 563 (35.45%) Agile Software Development
4 558 (35.14%) jQuery
5 536 (33.75%) .NET
6 450 (28.34%) HTML5
7 440 (27.71%) C#
8 408 (25.69%) ASP.NET
9 396 (24.94%) AngularJS
10 395 (24.87%) MVC
11 363 (22.86%) SQL
12 323 (20.34%) CSS3
13 318 (20.03%) Java
14 307 (19.33%) TDD
15 293 (18.45%) SQL Server
16 281 (17.70%) PHP
17 240 (15.11%) OO
18 221 (13.92%) Oracle
19 213 (13.41%) XML
20 207 (13.04%) Git (software)
21 198 (12.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
22 192 (12.09%) E-Commerce
23 190 (11.96%) Scrum
24 187 (11.78%) Web Development
25 185 (11.65%) Ajax
26 178 (11.21%) ASP.NET MVC
27 177 (11.15%) MySQL
28 174 (10.96%) Web Services
28 174 (10.96%) Microsoft
29 172 (10.83%) Linux

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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
1 136 (8.56%) Node.js
2 102 (6.42%) CMS
3 63 (3.97%) Apache
4 59 (3.72%) WebSphere
5 57 (3.59%) Drupal
6 56 (3.53%) IIS
7 51 (3.21%) SharePoint
8 47 (2.96%) WebLogic
9 42 (2.64%) Tomcat
10 37 (2.33%) WordPress
11 35 (2.20%) JBoss
12 29 (1.83%) SharePoint 2013
13 22 (1.39%) Umbraco
14 20 (1.26%) Commerce Server
15 17 (1.07%) BizTalk Server
15 17 (1.07%) Elasticsearch
16 16 (1.01%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 14 (0.88%) Oracle Spatial
17 14 (0.88%) Sitecore CMS
18 12 (0.76%) Confluence
Applications
1 88 (5.54%) Photoshop
2 65 (4.09%) MS Excel
3 32 (2.02%) Adobe Illustrator
4 14 (0.88%) MS Office
5 11 (0.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 8 (0.50%) GIMP
7 6 (0.38%) Fireworks
7 6 (0.38%) MS Project
8 4 (0.25%) InfoPath
9 3 (0.19%) OmniGraffle
9 3 (0.19%) MS Visio
9 3 (0.19%) InDesign
10 1 (0.063%) Adobe After Effects
10 1 (0.063%) MS PowerPoint
10 1 (0.063%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 36 (2.27%) Magento
2 20 (1.26%) Dynamics CRM
3 18 (1.13%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (0.31%) Cordys
4 5 (0.31%) Adobe Campaign
5 4 (0.25%) Fredhopper
5 4 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.19%) WebTrends
7 2 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.063%) SAP SD
8 1 (0.063%) Staffware
8 1 (0.063%) BigMachines
8 1 (0.063%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 49 (3.09%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (2.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 30 (1.89%) GitHub
4 21 (1.32%) Google Analytics
5 14 (0.88%) SaaS
6 12 (0.76%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 8 (0.50%) Adobe Analytics
7 8 (0.50%) Office 365
8 6 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (0.38%) Amazon S3
8 6 (0.38%) Amazon SQS
9 5 (0.31%) Google Checkout
10 2 (0.13%) Boomi
11 1 (0.063%) Veeva
11 1 (0.063%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 1 (0.063%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.063%) Sage Pay
11 1 (0.063%) Force.com
11 1 (0.063%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 63 (3.97%) Internet
2 54 (3.40%) HTTP
3 38 (2.39%) Intranet
4 24 (1.51%) TCP/IP
5 23 (1.45%) SAN
6 10 (0.63%) DNS
7 9 (0.57%) SSL
8 7 (0.44%) LDAP
9 4 (0.25%) SMS
9 4 (0.25%) Radio Access Network
10 3 (0.19%) Firewall
10 3 (0.19%) Kerberos
10 3 (0.19%) FTP
11 2 (0.13%) HTTPS
11 2 (0.13%) VoIP
11 2 (0.13%) WAN
11 2 (0.13%) LAN
11 2 (0.13%) PBX
11 2 (0.13%) IP Telephony
11 2 (0.13%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 293 (18.45%) SQL Server
2 177 (11.15%) MySQL
3 78 (4.91%) Relational Database
4 49 (3.09%) MongoDB
5 46 (2.90%) SQL Server 2008
6 44 (2.77%) SQL Server 2012
7 42 (2.64%) Oracle Database
8 39 (2.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 37 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
10 36 (2.27%) Oracle Database 11g
11 34 (2.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 29 (1.83%) Big Data
13 27 (1.70%) Hadoop
14 26 (1.64%) NoSQL
15 22 (1.39%) Oracle Database 10g
15 22 (1.39%) DB2
15 22 (1.39%) Oracle Reports
16 21 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
17 20 (1.26%) Oracle BI EE
17 20 (1.26%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 207 (13.04%) Git (software)
2 117 (7.37%) Visual Studio
3 94 (5.92%) Subversion
4 68 (4.28%) Jenkins
5 64 (4.03%) Selenium
6 63 (3.97%) Team Foundation Server
7 51 (3.21%) Grunt
8 45 (2.83%) TeamCity
9 40 (2.52%) JUnit
10 37 (2.33%) Maven
11 36 (2.27%) JIRA
12 34 (2.14%) Eclipse
13 22 (1.39%) Jasmine
14 21 (1.32%) Ant
14 21 (1.32%) gulp
15 20 (1.26%) Axure RP
16 19 (1.20%) RSpec
16 19 (1.20%) NUnit
17 18 (1.13%) PHPUnit
17 18 (1.13%) Bower
General
1 109 (6.86%) Finance
2 91 (5.73%) Marketing
3 57 (3.59%) Retail
4 43 (2.71%) Telecoms
5 33 (2.08%) Publishing
6 20 (1.26%) Banking
7 11 (0.69%) Legal
8 10 (0.63%) Manufacturing
8 10 (0.63%) Investment Banking
9 9 (0.57%) Military
10 7 (0.44%) Games
10 7 (0.44%) Electronics
10 7 (0.44%) Spanish Language
11 6 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
11 6 (0.38%) Advertising
11 6 (0.38%) Multimedia
12 4 (0.25%) Back Office
13 2 (0.13%) Automotive
14 1 (0.063%) Law
14 1 (0.063%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 1243 (78.27%) Developer
2 235 (14.80%) .NET Developer
3 217 (13.66%) Web Developer
4 179 (11.27%) Front-End Developer
5 131 (8.25%) Java Developer
6 129 (8.12%) C# Developer
7 127 (8.00%) JavaScript Developer
8 106 (6.68%) C# .NET Developer
9 97 (6.11%) PHP Developer
10 92 (5.79%) Senior Developer
11 75 (4.72%) ASP.NET Developer
12 71 (4.47%) Designer
13 56 (3.53%) Analyst
14 52 (3.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 46 (2.90%) UI Developer
15 46 (2.90%) UI Programmer
16 35 (2.20%) Lead Developer
17 33 (2.08%) Software Developer
17 33 (2.08%) Architect
18 30 (1.89%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1144 (72.04%) HTML
2 987 (62.15%) CSS
3 558 (35.14%) jQuery
4 536 (33.75%) .NET
5 450 (28.34%) HTML5
6 408 (25.69%) ASP.NET
7 396 (24.94%) AngularJS
8 323 (20.34%) CSS3
9 213 (13.41%) XML
10 198 (12.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 185 (11.65%) Ajax
12 178 (11.21%) ASP.NET MVC
13 174 (10.96%) Web Services
14 139 (8.75%) Sass
15 133 (8.38%) JSON
16 124 (7.81%) .NET Framework
17 104 (6.55%) Spring
17 104 (6.55%) Backbone.js
18 95 (5.98%) JSP
19 81 (5.10%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 132 (8.31%) User Experience
2 60 (3.78%) Computer Science
3 52 (3.27%) Analytical Skills
4 47 (2.96%) Mobile App
5 36 (2.27%) W3C
6 27 (1.70%) Enterprise Software
7 26 (1.64%) Visualisation
8 23 (1.45%) GIS
9 21 (1.32%) Graphic Design
10 20 (1.26%) N-Tier
11 19 (1.20%) Management Information System
12 13 (0.82%) Client/Server
12 13 (0.82%) Social Media
13 12 (0.76%) Digital Media
14 10 (0.63%) Inversion of Control
15 9 (0.57%) Statistics
16 8 (0.50%) Replication
17 7 (0.44%) NHS
17 7 (0.44%) Blog
17 7 (0.44%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 172 (10.83%) Linux
2 115 (7.24%) Windows
3 98 (6.17%) UNIX
4 26 (1.64%) Android
5 22 (1.39%) Apple iOS
6 18 (1.13%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (0.82%) Oracle Linux
8 13 (0.82%) Mac OS X
9 10 (0.63%) AIX
9 10 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (0.50%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (0.44%) Solaris
12 5 (0.31%) CentOS
13 4 (0.25%) Embedded Linux
13 4 (0.25%) Windows Phone
14 3 (0.19%) Windows Phone 8
14 3 (0.19%) Windows Mobile
14 3 (0.19%) BlackBerry OS
15 2 (0.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 563 (35.45%) Agile Software Development
2 395 (24.87%) MVC
3 307 (19.33%) TDD
4 240 (15.11%) OO
5 192 (12.09%) E-Commerce
6 190 (11.96%) Scrum
7 187 (11.78%) Web Development
8 106 (6.68%) Continuous Integration
9 96 (6.05%) BDD
10 93 (5.86%) Responsive Web Design
11 91 (5.73%) OOP
12 85 (5.35%) Unit Testing
13 84 (5.29%) SDLC
14 76 (4.79%) Software Engineering
15 75 (4.72%) Web Design
16 69 (4.35%) SOA
17 60 (3.78%) Content Management
18 56 (3.53%) Analytics
19 55 (3.46%) Open Source
20 54 (3.40%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 440 (27.71%) C#
2 363 (22.86%) SQL
3 318 (20.03%) Java
4 281 (17.70%) PHP
5 94 (5.92%) Python
6 67 (4.22%) Perl
7 61 (3.84%) T-SQL
8 57 (3.59%) C++
9 55 (3.46%) Ruby
10 49 (3.09%) Shell Script
11 48 (3.02%) PL/SQL
12 44 (2.77%) PowerShell
13 40 (2.52%) VB.NET
14 34 (2.14%) C
15 28 (1.76%) VB
16 20 (1.26%) Scala
17 19 (1.20%) VBScript
18 9 (0.57%) PHP5
18 9 (0.57%) Groovy
19 8 (0.50%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 142 (8.94%) Security Cleared
2 118 (7.43%) SC Cleared
3 74 (4.66%) Degree
4 45 (2.83%) ISTQB
5 32 (2.02%) ISEB
6 31 (1.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 29 (1.83%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 27 (1.70%) Microsoft Certification
9 22 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
10 20 (1.26%) DV Cleared
11 18 (1.13%) MCITP
12 6 (0.38%) CCNA
13 2 (0.13%) Oracle Certification
13 2 (0.13%) OCPJWCD
13 2 (0.13%) OCPJP
13 2 (0.13%) OCMJD
13 2 (0.13%) MCP
14 1 (0.063%) MCSD
14 1 (0.063%) MCSE
14 1 (0.063%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (1.20%) QA
2 14 (0.88%) SLA
3 4 (0.25%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.19%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.19%) HL7
5 2 (0.13%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 2 (0.13%) COBIT
5 2 (0.13%) TickIT
5 2 (0.13%) WCAG
6 1 (0.063%) WAI
System Software
1 16 (1.01%) Active Directory
2 11 (0.69%) Docker
3 6 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.19%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.13%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.063%) Varnish
7 1 (0.063%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 22 (1.39%) Puppet
2 15 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (0.69%) Ansible
4 9 (0.57%) Tivoli
5 6 (0.38%) Vagrant
6 5 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
6 5 (0.31%) AirWatch
7 3 (0.19%) Tivoli Monitoring
7 3 (0.19%) BMC PATROL
8 2 (0.13%) Cisco IPCC
8 2 (0.13%) Netcool
8 2 (0.13%) Netcool/OMNIbus
8 2 (0.13%) Oracle Identity Management
8 2 (0.13%) HP UCMDB
8 2 (0.13%) HP Operations Orchestration
8 2 (0.13%) OpenAM
9 1 (0.063%) Capistrano
9 1 (0.063%) OVSD
9 1 (0.063%) WebInspect
9 1 (0.063%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 221 (13.92%) Oracle
2 174 (10.96%) Microsoft
3 72 (4.53%) Adobe
4 53 (3.34%) HP
5 40 (2.52%) Google
6 32 (2.02%) Zend
7 31 (1.95%) IBM
8 23 (1.45%) Twitter
9 21 (1.32%) Cisco
10 18 (1.13%) Citrix
10 18 (1.13%) Salesforce.com
11 17 (1.07%) Telerik
12 15 (0.94%) SAP
12 15 (0.94%) Sitecore
13 14 (0.88%) Macromedia
14 13 (0.82%) VMware
14 13 (0.82%) Red Hat
15 11 (0.69%) Progress
15 11 (0.69%) Marketo
16 9 (0.57%) Eloqua
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Rark Solutions
Rate: £300 - £400 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £440 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Agile Recruitment
Rate: Based on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £475 - 500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £290 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: 350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Westbourne Partners
Rate: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Buckinghamshire
CK Group
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £520 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago