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 4 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 14 16 18
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 864 709 615
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 9.09% 7.72% 7.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.15% 24.28% 21.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 596 375 327
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 £250 £238 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £457 £449 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 9
Average hourly rate £36.50 £40.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.75% +6.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £31.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+14.96% -6.61%
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
3304 2920 2904
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 34.77% 31.81% 34.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2098 1599 1495
Average daily rate £370 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 97 148
Average hourly rate £40.00 £36.57 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -2.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £14.38 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.52 £50.35 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -

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 4 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 4 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 4 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
Hampshire -9 171 £350 - 89
Berkshire +2 162 £375 +5.26% 76
Oxfordshire +16 137 £400 +10.34% 65
Surrey +7 128 £400 +25.00% 77
Buckinghamshire +6 84 £375 +19.04% 48
West Sussex +11 57 £350 +12.00% 26
Kent +1 55 £338 +5.88% 19
East Sussex -2 43 £275 +1.85% 28
Middlesex +11 24 £308 -12.14% 3
Isle of Wight 0 3 £250 +11.11% 3
Sussex - 2 £350 - 1
JavaScript
England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 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 1129 (72.37%) HTML
2 966 (61.92%) CSS
3 574 (36.79%) .NET
4 569 (36.47%) jQuery
5 553 (35.45%) Agile Software Development
6 482 (30.90%) C#
7 440 (28.21%) HTML5
8 439 (28.14%) ASP.NET
9 395 (25.32%) MVC
10 377 (24.17%) AngularJS
11 363 (23.27%) SQL
12 325 (20.83%) TDD
13 311 (19.94%) CSS3
14 306 (19.62%) Java
15 300 (19.23%) SQL Server
16 260 (16.67%) PHP
17 247 (15.83%) OO
18 225 (14.42%) Scrum
19 202 (12.95%) XML
20 199 (12.76%) Git (software)
21 192 (12.31%) ASP.NET MVC
22 191 (12.24%) Oracle
23 187 (11.99%) Web Services
24 181 (11.60%) Web Development
25 178 (11.41%) Linux
26 172 (11.03%) MySQL
26 172 (11.03%) Microsoft
27 162 (10.38%) Ajax
28 160 (10.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
29 155 (9.94%) E-Commerce

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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
1 128 (8.21%) Node.js
2 109 (6.99%) CMS
3 58 (3.72%) Apache
4 57 (3.65%) Drupal
5 56 (3.59%) SharePoint
6 54 (3.46%) IIS
7 51 (3.27%) WebSphere
8 40 (2.56%) Tomcat
9 35 (2.24%) SharePoint 2013
10 33 (2.12%) WordPress
11 32 (2.05%) JBoss
12 30 (1.92%) WebLogic
13 24 (1.54%) Umbraco
14 21 (1.35%) Sitecore CMS
15 19 (1.22%) BizTalk Server
16 17 (1.09%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 15 (0.96%) Commerce Server
18 13 (0.83%) Oracle Spatial
18 13 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
19 11 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 69 (4.42%) Photoshop
2 66 (4.23%) MS Excel
3 30 (1.92%) Adobe Illustrator
4 18 (1.15%) MS Office
5 12 (0.77%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 6 (0.38%) InfoPath
7 5 (0.32%) GIMP
8 4 (0.26%) Fireworks
8 4 (0.26%) MS Project
9 3 (0.19%) MS Visio
9 3 (0.19%) InDesign
9 3 (0.19%) OmniGraffle
10 1 (0.064%) PowerPivot
10 1 (0.064%) Adobe After Effects
10 1 (0.064%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 30 (1.92%) Magento
2 23 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
3 16 (1.03%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (0.32%) Adobe Campaign
5 4 (0.26%) Fredhopper
5 4 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.19%) WebTrends
7 2 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.13%) Cordys
7 2 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.064%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.064%) SAP SD
8 1 (0.064%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 39 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (1.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (1.22%) GitHub
4 14 (0.90%) Google Analytics
5 12 (0.77%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 11 (0.71%) SaaS
7 9 (0.58%) Office 365
8 7 (0.45%) Adobe Analytics
9 6 (0.38%) Amazon SQS
9 6 (0.38%) Amazon S3
10 5 (0.32%) Google Checkout
11 3 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
12 2 (0.13%) Boomi
13 1 (0.064%) Veeva
13 1 (0.064%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 1 (0.064%) Google Cloud Platform
13 1 (0.064%) Sage Pay
13 1 (0.064%) Force.com
13 1 (0.064%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 70 (4.49%) Internet
2 60 (3.85%) HTTP
3 41 (2.63%) Intranet
4 26 (1.67%) TCP/IP
5 21 (1.35%) SAN
6 10 (0.64%) SSL
7 9 (0.58%) DNS
8 7 (0.45%) LDAP
9 4 (0.26%) SMS
9 4 (0.26%) Radio Access Network
10 3 (0.19%) HTTPS
10 3 (0.19%) Extranet
10 3 (0.19%) Firewall
11 2 (0.13%) VoIP
11 2 (0.13%) WAN
11 2 (0.13%) Kerberos
11 2 (0.13%) LAN
11 2 (0.13%) PBX
11 2 (0.13%) Skype
11 2 (0.13%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 300 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 172 (11.03%) MySQL
3 74 (4.74%) Relational Database
4 48 (3.08%) SQL Server 2012
5 47 (3.01%) SQL Server 2008
6 38 (2.44%) MongoDB
7 37 (2.37%) PostgreSQL
8 36 (2.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 33 (2.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 28 (1.79%) Oracle Database
11 26 (1.67%) Big Data
12 22 (1.41%) NoSQL
12 22 (1.41%) DB2
13 20 (1.28%) Oracle Reports
13 20 (1.28%) RDBMS
13 20 (1.28%) Hadoop
14 19 (1.22%) SQL Server 2005
14 19 (1.22%) Oracle Database 11g
15 18 (1.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 16 (1.03%) Redis
Development Applications
1 199 (12.76%) Git (software)
2 132 (8.46%) Visual Studio
3 93 (5.96%) Subversion
4 64 (4.10%) Jenkins
5 59 (3.78%) Selenium
6 53 (3.40%) Team Foundation Server
7 45 (2.88%) JUnit
8 43 (2.76%) Grunt
9 39 (2.50%) Maven
10 37 (2.37%) TeamCity
11 30 (1.92%) Eclipse
12 27 (1.73%) JIRA
13 26 (1.67%) NUnit
14 21 (1.35%) Ant
15 19 (1.22%) RSpec
16 17 (1.09%) PHPUnit
16 17 (1.09%) Mockito
17 16 (1.03%) Jasmine
17 16 (1.03%) Bower
18 14 (0.90%) gulp
General
1 113 (7.24%) Finance
2 83 (5.32%) Marketing
3 52 (3.33%) Retail
4 34 (2.18%) Telecoms
5 21 (1.35%) Publishing
5 21 (1.35%) Games
6 19 (1.22%) Banking
7 10 (0.64%) Legal
8 8 (0.51%) Manufacturing
8 8 (0.51%) Military
9 7 (0.45%) Back Office
9 7 (0.45%) Electronics
9 7 (0.45%) Investment Banking
9 7 (0.45%) Spanish Language
10 6 (0.38%) Advertising
11 5 (0.32%) Multimedia
12 4 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.19%) Automotive
14 1 (0.064%) Law
14 1 (0.064%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 1224 (78.46%) Developer
2 254 (16.28%) .NET Developer
3 195 (12.50%) Web Developer
4 159 (10.19%) Front-End Developer
5 143 (9.17%) C# Developer
6 130 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
7 129 (8.27%) Java Developer
8 118 (7.56%) C# .NET Developer
9 88 (5.64%) PHP Developer
10 83 (5.32%) Senior Developer
11 81 (5.19%) ASP.NET Developer
12 66 (4.23%) Designer
13 57 (3.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 53 (3.40%) Analyst
15 42 (2.69%) Lead Developer
16 40 (2.56%) UI Developer
16 40 (2.56%) UI Programmer
17 36 (2.31%) Software Developer
18 33 (2.12%) Software Engineer
19 29 (1.86%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1129 (72.37%) HTML
2 966 (61.92%) CSS
3 574 (36.79%) .NET
4 569 (36.47%) jQuery
5 440 (28.21%) HTML5
6 439 (28.14%) ASP.NET
7 377 (24.17%) AngularJS
8 311 (19.94%) CSS3
9 202 (12.95%) XML
10 192 (12.31%) ASP.NET MVC
11 187 (11.99%) Web Services
12 162 (10.38%) Ajax
13 160 (10.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 127 (8.14%) .NET Framework
15 113 (7.24%) Sass
16 111 (7.12%) JSON
17 107 (6.86%) Spring
18 95 (6.09%) Backbone.js
19 90 (5.77%) WCF
20 85 (5.45%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 129 (8.27%) User Experience
2 61 (3.91%) Computer Science
3 60 (3.85%) Mobile App
4 54 (3.46%) Analytical Skills
5 37 (2.37%) W3C
6 24 (1.54%) Graphic Design
6 24 (1.54%) Visualisation
7 23 (1.47%) N-Tier
8 22 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
9 21 (1.35%) GIS
10 19 (1.22%) Management Information System
11 15 (0.96%) Client/Server
12 14 (0.90%) Inversion of Control
12 14 (0.90%) Social Media
13 13 (0.83%) iPhone
14 12 (0.77%) Digital Media
15 9 (0.58%) Blackberry
16 8 (0.51%) Blog
17 7 (0.45%) Semantic Web
17 7 (0.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 178 (11.41%) Linux
2 122 (7.82%) UNIX
3 116 (7.44%) Windows
4 45 (2.88%) Apple iOS
5 43 (2.76%) Android
6 16 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (0.90%) Mac OS X
8 12 (0.77%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (0.45%) Solaris
9 7 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (0.45%) AIX
10 5 (0.32%) CentOS
10 5 (0.32%) Windows Phone
11 4 (0.26%) Embedded Linux
12 3 (0.19%) Windows Phone 8
12 3 (0.19%) Oracle Linux
12 3 (0.19%) BlackBerry OS
13 2 (0.13%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.064%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.064%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 553 (35.45%) Agile Software Development
2 395 (25.32%) MVC
3 325 (20.83%) TDD
4 247 (15.83%) OO
5 225 (14.42%) Scrum
6 181 (11.60%) Web Development
7 155 (9.94%) E-Commerce
8 106 (6.79%) Software Engineering
9 96 (6.15%) Continuous Integration
10 87 (5.58%) BDD
10 87 (5.58%) Responsive Web Design
11 86 (5.51%) OOP
12 77 (4.94%) Unit Testing
13 73 (4.68%) Web Design
14 71 (4.55%) SDLC
15 63 (4.04%) SOA
16 58 (3.72%) Content Management
17 54 (3.46%) Automated Testing
18 51 (3.27%) Configuration Management
19 50 (3.21%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 482 (30.90%) C#
2 363 (23.27%) SQL
3 306 (19.62%) Java
4 260 (16.67%) PHP
5 93 (5.96%) Python
6 66 (4.23%) C++
7 64 (4.10%) Perl
8 63 (4.04%) T-SQL
9 49 (3.14%) PowerShell
10 46 (2.95%) Ruby
10 46 (2.95%) VB.NET
11 39 (2.50%) PL/SQL
12 34 (2.18%) C
13 27 (1.73%) VB
13 27 (1.73%) Shell Script
13 27 (1.73%) Objective-C
14 19 (1.22%) Scala
15 13 (0.83%) VBScript
16 11 (0.71%) VB6
17 10 (0.64%) VBA
Qualifications
1 134 (8.59%) Security Cleared
2 109 (6.99%) SC Cleared
3 70 (4.49%) Degree
4 42 (2.69%) ISTQB
5 35 (2.24%) Microsoft Certification
6 32 (2.05%) ISEB
7 30 (1.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 28 (1.79%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 24 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
10 23 (1.47%) MCITP
11 17 (1.09%) DV Cleared
12 6 (0.38%) CCNA
13 4 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
14 2 (0.13%) OCPJWCD
14 2 (0.13%) OCPJP
14 2 (0.13%) OCMJD
14 2 (0.13%) Oracle Certification
14 2 (0.13%) MCP
15 1 (0.064%) MCSD
15 1 (0.064%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (1.41%) QA
2 13 (0.83%) SLA
3 4 (0.26%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.19%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.13%) TickIT
5 2 (0.13%) WCAG
5 2 (0.13%) HL7
5 2 (0.13%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 2 (0.13%) COBIT
6 1 (0.064%) WAI
System Software
1 17 (1.09%) Active Directory
2 11 (0.71%) Docker
3 6 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (0.19%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.13%) VirtualBox
5 2 (0.13%) Varnish
6 1 (0.064%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.064%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.064%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 22 (1.41%) Puppet
2 15 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (0.71%) Ansible
4 8 (0.51%) Tivoli
5 6 (0.38%) Vagrant
6 5 (0.32%) AirWatch
6 5 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (0.19%) Tivoli Monitoring
7 3 (0.19%) Netcool
7 3 (0.19%) BMC PATROL
8 2 (0.13%) Cisco IPCC
8 2 (0.13%) Netcool/OMNIbus
8 2 (0.13%) Oracle Identity Management
8 2 (0.13%) OpenAM
9 1 (0.064%) Capistrano
9 1 (0.064%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 1 (0.064%) OVSD
9 1 (0.064%) Nessus
9 1 (0.064%) Nmap
9 1 (0.064%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 191 (12.24%) Oracle
2 172 (11.03%) Microsoft
3 70 (4.49%) Adobe
4 49 (3.14%) HP
5 31 (1.99%) Google
5 31 (1.99%) Zend
6 28 (1.79%) IBM
7 24 (1.54%) Cisco
8 22 (1.41%) Sitecore
9 17 (1.09%) Twitter
10 16 (1.03%) Citrix
10 16 (1.03%) Salesforce.com
11 15 (0.96%) Telerik
12 14 (0.90%) Macromedia
13 13 (0.83%) SAP
14 12 (0.77%) Sencha
15 11 (0.71%) Marketo
16 10 (0.64%) Progress
16 10 (0.64%) VMware
17 9 (0.58%) Apple
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