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 20 November 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
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 16 13 26
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +13
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 810 743 544
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 8.29% 8.85% 6.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.27% 25.05% 19.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 497 459 295
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £413 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £310
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 12
Average hourly rate £29.25 £36.50 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.86% +8.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £20.15 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.75 £36.50 £36.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +1.53%
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
3206 2966 2861
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 32.81% 35.33% 32.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1860 1633 1419
Average daily rate £350 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 114 161
Average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -1.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.18 £15.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £45.00 £45.00
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 20 November 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 20 November 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 20 November 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 -9 180 £363 +10.68% 79
Surrey +12 168 £360 +30.90% 58
Hampshire -9 167 £350 +7.69% 122
Buckinghamshire -9 81 £375 +15.38% 28
Oxfordshire -9 79 £330 +10.00% 68
East Sussex -5 42 £250 +42.85% 31
West Sussex +19 30 £335 +7.20% 20
Kent +8 29 £318 -0.78% 29
Middlesex +12 26 £338 -3.57% 10
Thames Valley -1 3 £230 -
Sussex -5 1 - - 1
Isle of Wight - - - - 2
JavaScript
England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 1187 (77.18%) HTML
2 974 (63.33%) CSS
3 606 (39.40%) jQuery
4 585 (38.04%) .NET
5 465 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
6 454 (29.52%) C#
7 440 (28.61%) ASP.NET
8 419 (27.24%) HTML5
9 389 (25.29%) MVC
10 340 (22.11%) SQL
11 308 (20.03%) SQL Server
12 292 (18.99%) Ajax
13 274 (17.82%) Microsoft
14 266 (17.30%) XML
15 252 (16.38%) CSS3
16 243 (15.80%) AngularJS
17 242 (15.73%) PHP
18 221 (14.37%) Java
19 217 (14.11%) TDD
20 201 (13.07%) Oracle
21 189 (12.29%) OO
22 186 (12.09%) JSP
23 181 (11.77%) Web Services
24 175 (11.38%) Scrum
25 173 (11.25%) MySQL
26 171 (11.12%) Security Cleared
27 169 (10.99%) Linux
28 162 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
29 157 (10.21%) JSON
30 152 (9.88%) Windows

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 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
1 116 (7.54%) Node.js
2 109 (7.09%) CMS
3 98 (6.37%) SharePoint
4 84 (5.46%) Apache
5 55 (3.58%) WordPress
6 54 (3.51%) IIS
7 50 (3.25%) Tomcat
7 50 (3.25%) Drupal
8 33 (2.15%) SharePoint 2013
9 25 (1.63%) BizTalk Server
10 22 (1.43%) WebSphere
11 21 (1.37%) SharePoint 2010
12 17 (1.11%) Joomla!
13 16 (1.04%) Sitecore CMS
13 16 (1.04%) WebLogic
14 14 (0.91%) TeamSite
15 13 (0.85%) Liferay
16 12 (0.78%) Oracle Workflow
16 12 (0.78%) ColdFusion
16 12 (0.78%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 112 (7.28%) Photoshop
2 64 (4.16%) Adobe Illustrator
3 57 (3.71%) MS Excel
4 17 (1.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 15 (0.98%) Fireworks
6 10 (0.65%) MS Office
7 9 (0.59%) Adobe Captivate
8 8 (0.52%) InfoPath
9 5 (0.33%) MS Visio
10 3 (0.20%) GIMP
10 3 (0.20%) PaintShop Pro
10 3 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
11 1 (0.065%) OmniGraffle
11 1 (0.065%) QuarkXPress
11 1 (0.065%) AutoCAD
11 1 (0.065%) Simulink
11 1 (0.065%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 65 (4.23%) Oracle EBS
2 54 (3.51%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (0.65%) Google Analytics
4 8 (0.52%) Magento
4 8 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 7 (0.46%) WebTrends
6 4 (0.26%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 2 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
7 2 (0.13%) ResourceLink
7 2 (0.13%) Tridion
7 2 (0.13%) SAP HR
8 1 (0.065%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.065%) Pivotal CRM
Cloud Services
1 38 (2.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (1.76%) SaaS
3 20 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
4 17 (1.11%) Amazon S3
5 14 (0.91%) Amazon EC2
6 10 (0.65%) Force.com
7 9 (0.59%) PaaS
8 6 (0.39%) Heroku
9 5 (0.33%) Office 365
9 5 (0.33%) GitHub
10 4 (0.26%) IaaS
10 4 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
10 4 (0.26%) Google App Engine
11 3 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 75 (4.88%) TCP/IP
2 71 (4.62%) Internet
3 39 (2.54%) SAN
4 32 (2.08%) HTTP
5 27 (1.76%) HTTPS
6 20 (1.30%) Intranet
6 20 (1.30%) DNS
7 18 (1.17%) FTP
8 16 (1.04%) SSL
9 12 (0.78%) Modbus
9 12 (0.78%) MQTT
10 11 (0.72%) VoIP
10 11 (0.72%) PBX
11 10 (0.65%) Wireshark
12 7 (0.46%) NAS
13 6 (0.39%) Asterisk PBX
13 6 (0.39%) IP Telephony
13 6 (0.39%) SSH
13 6 (0.39%) LDAP
13 6 (0.39%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 308 (20.03%) SQL Server
2 173 (11.25%) MySQL
3 72 (4.68%) SQL Server 2008
4 57 (3.71%) Relational Database
5 49 (3.19%) SQL Server 2012
6 47 (3.06%) Oracle Reports
7 46 (2.99%) Oracle Database
8 44 (2.86%) MongoDB
9 38 (2.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 32 (2.08%) NoSQL
11 28 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
11 28 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
12 27 (1.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 22 (1.43%) RDBMS
14 21 (1.37%) Oracle Database 11g
15 20 (1.30%) SQL Server 2005
16 19 (1.24%) Oracle Database 10g
17 17 (1.11%) Apache Cassandra
18 16 (1.04%) Redis
19 15 (0.98%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 136 (8.84%) Git (software)
2 103 (6.70%) Subversion
3 87 (5.66%) Visual Studio
4 76 (4.94%) Team Foundation Server
5 63 (4.10%) Selenium
6 54 (3.51%) Jenkins
7 46 (2.99%) Eclipse
8 42 (2.73%) Maven
9 40 (2.60%) QuickTest Pro
9 40 (2.60%) JUnit
10 37 (2.41%) Grunt
11 35 (2.28%) JIRA
12 32 (2.08%) Dreamweaver
13 28 (1.82%) QUnit
14 27 (1.76%) Jasmine
15 26 (1.69%) Cucumber
16 24 (1.56%) Mockito
17 21 (1.37%) NUnit
18 20 (1.30%) Ant
19 18 (1.17%) PHPUnit
General
1 116 (7.54%) Finance
2 68 (4.42%) Marketing
3 50 (3.25%) Telecoms
4 32 (2.08%) Banking
5 22 (1.43%) Retail
6 17 (1.11%) Publishing
7 15 (0.98%) Electronics
8 13 (0.85%) Manufacturing
9 10 (0.65%) Advertising
10 9 (0.59%) Games
10 9 (0.59%) Legal
11 7 (0.46%) Spanish Language
12 5 (0.33%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.26%) Back Office
13 4 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
13 4 (0.26%) Military
13 4 (0.26%) Investment Banking
14 3 (0.20%) Korean Language
15 2 (0.13%) Portuguese Language
15 2 (0.13%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 1147 (74.58%) Developer
2 227 (14.76%) Front-End Developer
3 224 (14.56%) .NET Developer
4 204 (13.26%) Web Developer
5 156 (10.14%) C# Developer
6 121 (7.87%) C# .NET Developer
7 105 (6.83%) JavaScript Developer
8 101 (6.57%) PHP Developer
9 85 (5.53%) Java Developer
10 83 (5.40%) ASP.NET Developer
11 74 (4.81%) Analyst
12 66 (4.29%) Designer
13 61 (3.97%) Consultant
13 61 (3.97%) Senior Developer
14 57 (3.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 46 (2.99%) Front-End Web Developer
16 45 (2.93%) Test Analyst
17 40 (2.60%) Programmer
18 37 (2.41%) Software Developer
18 37 (2.41%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1187 (77.18%) HTML
2 974 (63.33%) CSS
3 606 (39.40%) jQuery
4 585 (38.04%) .NET
5 440 (28.61%) ASP.NET
6 419 (27.24%) HTML5
7 292 (18.99%) Ajax
8 266 (17.30%) XML
9 252 (16.38%) CSS3
10 243 (15.80%) AngularJS
11 186 (12.09%) JSP
12 181 (11.77%) Web Services
13 162 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
14 157 (10.21%) JSON
15 138 (8.97%) WCF
16 120 (7.80%) KnockoutJS
17 110 (7.15%) .NET Framework
18 106 (6.89%) REST
19 90 (5.85%) Backbone.js
20 84 (5.46%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 142 (9.23%) User Experience
2 77 (5.01%) Mobile App
3 73 (4.75%) Open Source
4 60 (3.90%) Computer Science
5 54 (3.51%) W3C
6 52 (3.38%) Analytical Skills
7 24 (1.56%) Graphic Design
8 20 (1.30%) E-Learning
8 20 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
9 18 (1.17%) N-Tier
10 17 (1.11%) Wiki
11 16 (1.04%) Management Information System
11 16 (1.04%) Digital Media
12 15 (0.98%) iPad
13 14 (0.91%) Inversion of Control
13 14 (0.91%) GIS
14 13 (0.85%) Mathematics
15 12 (0.78%) DTV
15 12 (0.78%) Video Conferencing
16 11 (0.72%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 169 (10.99%) Linux
2 152 (9.88%) Windows
3 125 (8.13%) UNIX
4 44 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 39 (2.54%) Android
5 39 (2.54%) Apple iOS
6 33 (2.15%) Windows Server 2003
7 17 (1.11%) Windows XP
8 16 (1.04%) Windows 2000
8 16 (1.04%) Windows 7
9 13 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (0.72%) Oracle Linux
11 10 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (0.52%) CentOS
12 8 (0.52%) Debian
13 7 (0.46%) AIX
14 6 (0.39%) Ubuntu
15 5 (0.33%) Solaris
16 4 (0.26%) Windows Mobile
16 4 (0.26%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 465 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
2 389 (25.29%) MVC
3 217 (14.11%) TDD
4 189 (12.29%) OO
5 175 (11.38%) Scrum
6 147 (9.56%) Web Development
7 117 (7.61%) CRM
8 108 (7.02%) Responsive Web Design
9 94 (6.11%) Project Management
10 90 (5.85%) BDD
11 89 (5.79%) E-Commerce
12 85 (5.53%) Unit Testing
13 68 (4.42%) Continuous Integration
14 67 (4.36%) Knowledge Management
15 64 (4.16%) Software Engineering
15 64 (4.16%) Web Design
16 61 (3.97%) OOP
17 59 (3.84%) Workflow
18 58 (3.77%) Test Scripting
19 52 (3.38%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 454 (29.52%) C#
2 340 (22.11%) SQL
3 242 (15.73%) PHP
4 221 (14.37%) Java
5 74 (4.81%) Python
6 73 (4.75%) T-SQL
7 65 (4.23%) VB.NET
8 58 (3.77%) Perl
9 50 (3.25%) Ruby
10 49 (3.19%) VB
11 44 (2.86%) C++
12 40 (2.60%) PL/SQL
13 36 (2.34%) PowerShell
14 33 (2.15%) C
15 31 (2.02%) PHP5
16 30 (1.95%) Shell Script
17 19 (1.24%) Objective-C
18 17 (1.11%) VBA
19 15 (0.98%) VBScript
20 14 (0.91%) Scala
Qualifications
1 171 (11.12%) Security Cleared
2 140 (9.10%) SC Cleared
3 107 (6.96%) ISTQB
4 95 (6.18%) Degree
5 58 (3.77%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 46 (2.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 44 (2.86%) DV Cleared
8 28 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
9 25 (1.63%) Cisco Certification
10 17 (1.11%) MCITP
11 12 (0.78%) CCNA
12 8 (0.52%) ISEB
12 8 (0.52%) MCSE
13 6 (0.39%) CCNP
14 5 (0.33%) MCTS
14 5 (0.33%) Sun Certification
15 4 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
16 3 (0.20%) BC Cleared
17 2 (0.13%) MCPD
17 2 (0.13%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (2.60%) QA
2 8 (0.52%) WCAG
2 8 (0.52%) WAI
3 4 (0.26%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.20%) SLA
5 2 (0.13%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.065%) HL7
System Software
1 13 (0.85%) VirtualBox
2 12 (0.78%) Docker
3 10 (0.65%) Active Directory
3 10 (0.65%) VMware ESX
4 8 (0.52%) Nmap
5 7 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (0.20%) Shibboleth
6 3 (0.20%) Forefront TMG
6 3 (0.20%) vCloud
7 2 (0.13%) Varnish
8 1 (0.065%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.065%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 28 (1.82%) HP Quality Center
2 17 (1.11%) Puppet
3 13 (0.85%) Vagrant
4 8 (0.52%) Nessus
5 7 (0.46%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 4 (0.26%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (0.20%) Tivoli Identity Manager
8 2 (0.13%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 2 (0.13%) Capistrano
8 2 (0.13%) Ansible
8 2 (0.13%) Oracle Identity Management
9 1 (0.065%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 274 (17.82%) Microsoft
2 201 (13.07%) Oracle
3 109 (7.09%) HP
4 73 (4.75%) Adobe
5 36 (2.34%) Google
6 31 (2.02%) Zend
6 31 (2.02%) Citrix
7 25 (1.63%) Salesforce.com
8 23 (1.50%) IBM
9 22 (1.43%) Sencha
10 21 (1.37%) Twitter
11 19 (1.24%) Cisco
12 18 (1.17%) Sitecore
13 17 (1.11%) VMware
14 16 (1.04%) Red Hat
15 14 (0.91%) ServiceNow
16 13 (0.85%) SAP
17 11 (0.72%) Telerik
18 9 (0.59%) EPiServer
19 8 (0.52%) DevExpress
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £350 Per Day
Posted: 15 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 15 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £250 - £290 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Oxbridge Answers
Rate: Excellent market rates
Posted: 18 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Personnel IT
Rate: £375.00 - £425 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £450 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
TEKsystems
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Roc Search
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £400 - £450 Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Arden Resourcing Limited
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day 6 months +
Posted: 3 days ago
Middlesex
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Computer People
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago