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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 17 15 20
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 800 709 613
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 8.23% 8.25% 6.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.81% 23.12% 20.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 465 453 304
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £317
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +2.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £313
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 13 21
Average hourly rate £33.75 £36.50 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.53% +48.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.25 £23.60 £12.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £36.50 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +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
3225 3066 3005
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 33.18% 35.66% 32.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1846 1700 1404
Average daily rate £350 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 122 175
Average hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £17.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 24 October 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 -11 179 £363 +3.57% 72
Hampshire 0 171 £350 +7.69% 121
Surrey +14 151 £350 +27.27% 71
Oxfordshire 0 88 £350 +18.64% 60
Buckinghamshire -5 78 £389 +11.07% 58
West Sussex +26 43 £315 -1.56% 18
East Sussex -3 41 £270 +54.28% 27
Kent +10 33 £308 -3.90% 29
Middlesex -5 15 £283 -12.92% 6
Thames Valley - 3 £230 -
Sussex -5 1 - -
Isle of Wight - - - - 2
JavaScript
England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 1154 (76.12%) HTML
2 912 (60.16%) CSS
3 606 (39.97%) .NET
4 554 (36.54%) jQuery
5 468 (30.87%) C#
6 452 (29.82%) ASP.NET
7 438 (28.89%) Agile Software Development
8 373 (24.60%) MVC
9 368 (24.27%) HTML5
10 340 (22.43%) SQL
11 321 (21.17%) SQL Server
12 293 (19.33%) Microsoft
13 270 (17.81%) Ajax
14 255 (16.82%) XML
15 231 (15.24%) Oracle
16 223 (14.71%) Java
17 217 (14.31%) JSP
17 217 (14.31%) CSS3
17 217 (14.31%) AngularJS
18 215 (14.18%) PHP
19 192 (12.66%) TDD
20 185 (12.20%) OO
20 185 (12.20%) Security Cleared
21 181 (11.94%) Web Services
22 172 (11.35%) MySQL
23 163 (10.75%) Linux
24 162 (10.69%) Windows
25 160 (10.55%) ASP.NET MVC
26 156 (10.29%) Scrum
27 153 (10.09%) SC Cleared

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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
1 110 (7.26%) Node.js
2 96 (6.33%) CMS
3 92 (6.07%) SharePoint
4 84 (5.54%) Apache
5 54 (3.56%) IIS
6 49 (3.23%) WordPress
7 46 (3.03%) Tomcat
8 43 (2.84%) Drupal
9 38 (2.51%) WebSphere
10 30 (1.98%) SharePoint 2013
11 23 (1.52%) BizTalk Server
12 22 (1.45%) SharePoint 2010
13 21 (1.39%) WebSphere Application Server
14 17 (1.12%) Joomla!
15 15 (0.99%) Sitecore CMS
15 15 (0.99%) JBoss
15 15 (0.99%) WebLogic
16 13 (0.86%) TeamSite
17 12 (0.79%) Liferay
17 12 (0.79%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 102 (6.73%) Photoshop
2 63 (4.16%) MS Excel
3 56 (3.69%) Adobe Illustrator
4 16 (1.06%) InfoPath
5 14 (0.92%) Fireworks
6 11 (0.73%) MS Office
7 9 (0.59%) Adobe Captivate
8 7 (0.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 3 (0.20%) PaintShop Pro
10 2 (0.13%) MS Visio
11 1 (0.066%) QuarkXPress
11 1 (0.066%) AutoCAD
11 1 (0.066%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 71 (4.68%) Oracle EBS
2 60 (3.96%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (0.59%) Google Analytics
4 7 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 6 (0.40%) Magento
5 6 (0.40%) WebTrends
6 4 (0.26%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 2 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
7 2 (0.13%) SAP HR
7 2 (0.13%) ResourceLink
8 1 (0.066%) Oracle CRM
8 1 (0.066%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.066%) Pivotal CRM
Cloud Services
1 34 (2.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (1.45%) SaaS
3 14 (0.92%) Amazon S3
4 12 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
5 11 (0.73%) Amazon EC2
6 10 (0.66%) Force.com
7 7 (0.46%) PaaS
8 5 (0.33%) Office 365
8 5 (0.33%) GitHub
9 4 (0.26%) Heroku
10 3 (0.20%) Google App Engine
10 3 (0.20%) IaaS
11 2 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 79 (5.21%) TCP/IP
2 68 (4.49%) Internet
3 46 (3.03%) HTTP
4 35 (2.31%) SAN
5 33 (2.18%) HTTPS
6 24 (1.58%) DNS
7 19 (1.25%) Intranet
8 17 (1.12%) SSL
8 17 (1.12%) FTP
9 12 (0.79%) Modbus
9 12 (0.79%) MQTT
10 11 (0.73%) Wireshark
11 9 (0.59%) PBX
11 9 (0.59%) VoIP
12 6 (0.40%) Asterisk PBX
12 6 (0.40%) SSH
13 5 (0.33%) NAS
13 5 (0.33%) SMTP
13 5 (0.33%) LDAP
14 4 (0.26%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 321 (21.17%) SQL Server
2 172 (11.35%) MySQL
3 79 (5.21%) SQL Server 2008
4 61 (4.02%) Relational Database
5 49 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
5 49 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
6 45 (2.97%) Oracle Database
7 44 (2.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 33 (2.18%) MongoDB
9 29 (1.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 25 (1.65%) NoSQL
10 25 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
11 24 (1.58%) SQL Server 2005
12 23 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
13 22 (1.45%) RDBMS
14 19 (1.25%) Oracle Database 11g
15 18 (1.19%) Redis
15 18 (1.19%) Oracle Database 10g
16 17 (1.12%) Apache Cassandra
17 15 (0.99%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 118 (7.78%) Git (software)
2 95 (6.27%) Subversion
3 82 (5.41%) Visual Studio
4 80 (5.28%) Team Foundation Server
5 61 (4.02%) Selenium
6 60 (3.96%) QuickTest Pro
7 49 (3.23%) Eclipse
7 49 (3.23%) Jenkins
8 39 (2.57%) JUnit
9 38 (2.51%) Maven
10 33 (2.18%) JIRA
11 32 (2.11%) Grunt
12 26 (1.72%) Dreamweaver
13 24 (1.58%) QUnit
13 24 (1.58%) Jasmine
14 23 (1.52%) NUnit
15 21 (1.39%) Cucumber
16 19 (1.25%) PHPUnit
16 19 (1.25%) Mockito
16 19 (1.25%) Ant
General
1 116 (7.65%) Finance
2 54 (3.56%) Marketing
3 44 (2.90%) Telecoms
4 28 (1.85%) Banking
5 23 (1.52%) Retail
6 14 (0.92%) Advertising
7 13 (0.86%) Manufacturing
7 13 (0.86%) Electronics
8 12 (0.79%) Games
9 11 (0.73%) Legal
10 9 (0.59%) Spanish Language
11 7 (0.46%) Publishing
12 5 (0.33%) Military
12 5 (0.33%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
13 4 (0.26%) Back Office
13 4 (0.26%) Investment Banking
14 3 (0.20%) Korean Language
15 2 (0.13%) Portuguese Language
15 2 (0.13%) Danish Language
Job Titles
1 1117 (73.68%) Developer
2 225 (14.84%) .NET Developer
3 205 (13.52%) Front-End Developer
4 202 (13.32%) Web Developer
5 159 (10.49%) C# Developer
6 121 (7.98%) C# .NET Developer
7 112 (7.39%) JavaScript Developer
8 93 (6.13%) Java Developer
9 89 (5.87%) PHP Developer
10 86 (5.67%) ASP.NET Developer
11 74 (4.88%) Analyst
12 62 (4.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 61 (4.02%) Senior Developer
14 59 (3.89%) Consultant
15 55 (3.63%) Designer
16 49 (3.23%) Test Analyst
17 43 (2.84%) Front-End Web Developer
18 39 (2.57%) Programmer
19 38 (2.51%) Software Developer
20 34 (2.24%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1154 (76.12%) HTML
2 912 (60.16%) CSS
3 606 (39.97%) .NET
4 554 (36.54%) jQuery
5 452 (29.82%) ASP.NET
6 368 (24.27%) HTML5
7 270 (17.81%) Ajax
8 255 (16.82%) XML
9 217 (14.31%) JSP
9 217 (14.31%) CSS3
9 217 (14.31%) AngularJS
10 181 (11.94%) Web Services
11 160 (10.55%) ASP.NET MVC
12 136 (8.97%) WCF
13 134 (8.84%) JSON
14 112 (7.39%) KnockoutJS
15 102 (6.73%) .NET Framework
16 98 (6.46%) Spring
16 98 (6.46%) REST
17 97 (6.40%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 134 (8.84%) User Experience
2 78 (5.15%) Mobile App
3 72 (4.75%) Open Source
4 58 (3.83%) Computer Science
5 54 (3.56%) Analytical Skills
6 47 (3.10%) W3C
7 24 (1.58%) Graphic Design
8 19 (1.25%) Management Information System
9 17 (1.12%) Wiki
9 17 (1.12%) GIS
9 17 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
10 16 (1.06%) E-Learning
11 15 (0.99%) N-Tier
11 15 (0.99%) Mathematics
11 15 (0.99%) Digital Media
12 13 (0.86%) Inversion of Control
12 13 (0.86%) iPad
13 11 (0.73%) SCORM
13 11 (0.73%) DTV
14 10 (0.66%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 163 (10.75%) Linux
2 162 (10.69%) Windows
3 138 (9.10%) UNIX
4 51 (3.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 40 (2.64%) Apple iOS
6 39 (2.57%) Windows Server 2003
7 37 (2.44%) Android
8 25 (1.65%) Windows XP
9 22 (1.45%) Windows 2000
10 17 (1.12%) Windows 7
11 14 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 11 (0.73%) Oracle Linux
13 9 (0.59%) CentOS
13 9 (0.59%) Debian
14 8 (0.53%) AIX
15 7 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
16 5 (0.33%) Solaris
17 4 (0.26%) Ubuntu
17 4 (0.26%) Windows Mobile
17 4 (0.26%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 438 (28.89%) Agile Software Development
2 373 (24.60%) MVC
3 192 (12.66%) TDD
4 185 (12.20%) OO
5 156 (10.29%) Scrum
6 147 (9.70%) Web Development
7 142 (9.37%) CRM
8 99 (6.53%) Responsive Web Design
9 92 (6.07%) Project Management
10 90 (5.94%) E-Commerce
11 89 (5.87%) BDD
12 86 (5.67%) Unit Testing
13 77 (5.08%) Knowledge Management
14 68 (4.49%) Software Engineering
15 67 (4.42%) Web Design
16 63 (4.16%) Test Scripting
16 63 (4.16%) Continuous Integration
17 61 (4.02%) OOP
18 60 (3.96%) Test Automation
19 59 (3.89%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 468 (30.87%) C#
2 340 (22.43%) SQL
3 223 (14.71%) Java
4 215 (14.18%) PHP
5 75 (4.95%) T-SQL
6 70 (4.62%) VB.NET
7 69 (4.55%) VB
8 63 (4.16%) Python
9 56 (3.69%) Perl
10 48 (3.17%) Ruby
11 43 (2.84%) C++
12 38 (2.51%) PL/SQL
13 35 (2.31%) C
14 32 (2.11%) PowerShell
15 29 (1.91%) Shell Script
16 28 (1.85%) PHP5
17 20 (1.32%) VBScript
18 19 (1.25%) Objective-C
19 17 (1.12%) VBA
20 13 (0.86%) Scala
Qualifications
1 185 (12.20%) Security Cleared
2 153 (10.09%) SC Cleared
3 130 (8.58%) ISTQB
4 95 (6.27%) Degree
5 76 (5.01%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 53 (3.50%) DV Cleared
7 52 (3.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 32 (2.11%) Microsoft Certification
9 25 (1.65%) Cisco Certification
10 20 (1.32%) MCITP
11 10 (0.66%) CCNA
12 8 (0.53%) MCSE
13 7 (0.46%) Sun Certification
14 6 (0.40%) ISEB
15 5 (0.33%) CCNP
15 5 (0.33%) MCTS
16 3 (0.20%) ITIL Certification
16 3 (0.20%) OCPJP
16 3 (0.20%) BC Cleared
17 2 (0.13%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (2.64%) QA
2 8 (0.53%) WCAG
3 7 (0.46%) WAI
4 4 (0.26%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.13%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.13%) SLA
6 1 (0.066%) HL7
System Software
1 10 (0.66%) Active Directory
1 10 (0.66%) VMware ESX
1 10 (0.66%) VirtualBox
2 9 (0.59%) Nmap
3 8 (0.53%) Docker
4 6 (0.40%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.20%) Shibboleth
5 3 (0.20%) vCloud
6 2 (0.13%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (0.066%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.066%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 38 (2.51%) HP Quality Center
2 14 (0.92%) Puppet
3 11 (0.73%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 10 (0.66%) Vagrant
5 9 (0.59%) Nessus
6 4 (0.26%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (0.20%) Tivoli Identity Manager
8 2 (0.13%) SCOM
8 2 (0.13%) Oracle Identity Management
8 2 (0.13%) Capistrano
9 1 (0.066%) HP UCMDB
9 1 (0.066%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 1 (0.066%) Ansible
Vendors
1 293 (19.33%) Microsoft
2 231 (15.24%) Oracle
3 135 (8.91%) HP
4 57 (3.76%) Adobe
5 28 (1.85%) Citrix
5 28 (1.85%) Zend
6 27 (1.78%) Google
7 26 (1.72%) IBM
8 24 (1.58%) Salesforce.com
9 22 (1.45%) Sencha
10 21 (1.39%) Twitter
11 20 (1.32%) Cisco
12 16 (1.06%) Red Hat
12 16 (1.06%) Sitecore
13 15 (0.99%) VMware
14 13 (0.86%) SAP
15 12 (0.79%) ServiceNow
16 11 (0.73%) Telerik
17 9 (0.59%) EPiServer
18 8 (0.53%) DevExpress
Surrey
Yoh
Posted: 13 hours ago
Hampshire
Stott & May
Rate: From £275 to £310 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £200 - £250 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Godalming, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £350
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £300/£350 DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 to £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
X4 Group
Rate: £250 - 280 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £360 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
LA International
Posted: 2 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £450 - £515 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £250 - £300 Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Proactive Appointments
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 3 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
The People Network
Rate: £250 - £325 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago