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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
England / South East
Rank 12 14 13
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 613 782 836
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 8.57% 9.36% 9.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.11% 27.31% 26.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 352 532 504
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 13 10
Median hourly rate £43.00 £36.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.44% +44.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £27.60 £20.87
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £60.62 £37.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.25 £35.00 £32.25
% change year-on-year
-2.14% +8.52%

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
2348 2863 3183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 32.82% 34.28% 34.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1413 1819 1804
Median daily rate £400 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 125 108
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.23% +15.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.70 £16.33 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £55.00 £47.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing JavaScript as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +5 141 £400 +6.66% 65
Hampshire +4 118 £375 +7.14% 90
Surrey -1 77 £425 - 39
Oxfordshire -4 64 £400 -3.61% 53
East Sussex 0 61 £358 +2.14% 22
West Sussex +8 54 £408 +14.38% 14
Buckinghamshire -10 49 £350 -1.40% 37
Kent -11 26 £350 +6.06% 23
Middlesex +10 13 £350 - 5
Sussex -1 3 £373 -0.66%
JavaScript
England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 901 (64.87%) HTML
2 826 (59.47%) CSS
3 602 (43.34%) Agile Software Development
4 480 (34.56%) AngularJS
5 382 (27.50%) .NET
6 372 (26.78%) jQuery
7 365 (26.28%) SQL
8 351 (25.27%) C#
9 339 (24.41%) Java
10 333 (23.97%) HTML5
11 325 (23.40%) MVC
12 285 (20.52%) Web Development
13 276 (19.87%) Front End Development
14 261 (18.79%) CSS3
15 247 (17.78%) Git (software)
16 231 (16.63%) XML
17 223 (16.05%) Scrum
18 215 (15.48%) ASP.NET
19 209 (15.05%) Linux
19 209 (15.05%) SQL Server
20 204 (14.69%) TDD
21 191 (13.75%) Web Services
22 187 (13.46%) Oracle
23 182 (13.10%) Node.js
24 176 (12.67%) PHP
25 150 (10.80%) Spring
26 146 (10.51%) Continuous Integration
27 144 (10.37%) JSON
28 135 (9.72%) Microsoft
28 135 (9.72%) React

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 92 (6.62%) Tomcat
2 78 (5.62%) Apache
3 71 (5.11%) CMS
4 56 (4.03%) Elasticsearch
5 47 (3.38%) WebLogic
6 40 (2.88%) IIS
7 33 (2.38%) SharePoint
8 28 (2.02%) Confluence
8 28 (2.02%) nginx
9 26 (1.87%) Umbraco
10 24 (1.73%) WebSphere
11 22 (1.58%) JBoss
12 18 (1.30%) Jetty
12 18 (1.30%) SharePoint 2013
13 16 (1.15%) Drupal
14 15 (1.08%) Moodle
14 15 (1.08%) WordPress
15 14 (1.01%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 14 (1.01%) Apache Solr
16 13 (0.94%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 38 (2.74%) MS Excel
2 34 (2.45%) Photoshop
3 18 (1.30%) Adobe Illustrator
4 10 (0.72%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 9 (0.65%) MS Office
6 6 (0.43%) GIMP
7 4 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (0.14%) Adobe After Effects
8 2 (0.14%) Adobe Premiere
8 2 (0.14%) Edge Animate
8 2 (0.14%) Fireworks
8 2 (0.14%) InDesign
8 2 (0.14%) MS Visio
8 2 (0.14%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.072%) Chatbot
9 1 (0.072%) InVision
9 1 (0.072%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 22 (1.58%) Magento
2 19 (1.37%) Adobe Campaign
3 16 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
4 13 (0.94%) Oracle BPM
5 12 (0.86%) Dynamics AX
5 12 (0.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 11 (0.79%) Remedy ITSM
7 8 (0.58%) Fredhopper
8 2 (0.14%) SessionCam
9 1 (0.072%) Eloqua
9 1 (0.072%) nopCommerce
9 1 (0.072%) Oracle Applications
9 1 (0.072%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 97 (6.98%) Amazon AWS
2 88 (6.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 55 (3.96%) GitHub
4 35 (2.52%) Cloud Computing
5 18 (1.30%) Google Analytics
6 13 (0.94%) Office 365
7 12 (0.86%) Google Tag Manager
7 12 (0.86%) SaaS
8 11 (0.79%) AWS Lambda
9 10 (0.72%) Adobe Analytics
9 10 (0.72%) Amazon Kinesis
9 10 (0.72%) AWS CloudFormation
9 10 (0.72%) PaaS
10 7 (0.50%) Boomi
11 5 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
12 4 (0.29%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 4 (0.29%) Google Cloud Platform
12 4 (0.29%) Heroku
12 4 (0.29%) IaaS
13 3 (0.22%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 58 (4.18%) HTTP
2 33 (2.38%) TCP/IP
3 27 (1.94%) Internet
4 22 (1.58%) LDAP
5 17 (1.22%) DNS
5 17 (1.22%) SSH
6 11 (0.79%) SSL
7 10 (0.72%) HTTPS
7 10 (0.72%) ICMP
7 10 (0.72%) Network Security
8 8 (0.58%) Firewall
8 8 (0.58%) SNMP
9 7 (0.50%) FTP
9 7 (0.50%) Kerberos
10 5 (0.36%) AMQP
10 5 (0.36%) Intranet
10 5 (0.36%) Telnet
11 4 (0.29%) Ethernet
11 4 (0.29%) SAN
12 2 (0.14%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 209 (15.05%) SQL Server
2 128 (9.22%) MySQL
3 95 (6.84%) NoSQL
4 86 (6.19%) MongoDB
5 74 (5.33%) Relational Database
6 64 (4.61%) Oracle Database
7 45 (3.24%) SQL Server 2008
8 38 (2.74%) PostgreSQL
9 30 (2.16%) RDBMS
10 27 (1.94%) Oracle Database 11g
11 26 (1.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 24 (1.73%) Couchbase
13 21 (1.51%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 21 (1.51%) Oracle Database 10g
14 20 (1.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 17 (1.22%) Oracle BI EE
16 16 (1.15%) DB2
16 16 (1.15%) Hadoop
16 16 (1.15%) Oracle Database 12c
17 15 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 247 (17.78%) Git (software)
2 96 (6.91%) Jenkins
3 95 (6.84%) Subversion
4 88 (6.34%) Selenium
5 80 (5.76%) Maven
6 79 (5.69%) Team Foundation Server
7 67 (4.82%) Cucumber
8 66 (4.75%) JIRA
8 66 (4.75%) Visual Studio
9 63 (4.54%) JUnit
10 59 (4.25%) Grunt
11 49 (3.53%) TeamCity
12 47 (3.38%) gulp
13 40 (2.88%) Jasmine
14 37 (2.66%) Mockito
15 33 (2.38%) Ant
16 32 (2.30%) Gradle
17 29 (2.09%) Bower
17 29 (2.09%) Oracle APEX
18 28 (2.02%) Eclipse
General
1 113 (8.14%) Finance
2 70 (5.04%) Marketing
3 36 (2.59%) Publishing
4 34 (2.45%) Telecoms
5 29 (2.09%) Retail
6 24 (1.73%) Advertising
7 14 (1.01%) Banking
7 14 (1.01%) Manufacturing
8 13 (0.94%) Back Office
8 13 (0.94%) Electronics
9 12 (0.86%) Legal
10 9 (0.65%) German Language
11 8 (0.58%) Games
11 8 (0.58%) Military
12 7 (0.50%) French Language
12 7 (0.50%) Italian Language
12 7 (0.50%) Spanish Language
13 4 (0.29%) Billing
14 3 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.14%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 1141 (82.15%) Developer
2 269 (19.37%) JavaScript Developer
3 245 (17.64%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 220 (15.84%) .NET Developer
5 181 (13.03%) Java Developer
6 133 (9.58%) C# Developer
7 111 (7.99%) Angular Developer
7 111 (7.99%) Web Developer
8 105 (7.56%) HTML Developer
9 101 (7.27%) C# .NET Developer
10 72 (5.18%) HTML CSS Developer
10 72 (5.18%) Senior Developer
11 69 (4.97%) PHP Developer
12 67 (4.82%) Full Stack Developer
13 62 (4.46%) Agile Developer
14 57 (4.10%) Software Developer
15 54 (3.89%) UI Developer
16 50 (3.60%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
17 49 (3.53%) SQL Developer
18 48 (3.46%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 901 (64.87%) HTML
2 826 (59.47%) CSS
3 480 (34.56%) AngularJS
4 382 (27.50%) .NET
5 372 (26.78%) jQuery
6 333 (23.97%) HTML5
7 261 (18.79%) CSS3
8 231 (16.63%) XML
9 215 (15.48%) ASP.NET
10 191 (13.75%) Web Services
11 182 (13.10%) Node.js
12 150 (10.80%) Spring
13 144 (10.37%) JSON
14 135 (9.72%) React
15 125 (9.00%) Ajax
16 121 (8.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 120 (8.64%) RESTful
18 115 (8.28%) REST
19 109 (7.85%) Sass
20 106 (7.63%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 124 (8.93%) User Experience
2 41 (2.95%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (2.16%) Computer Science
3 30 (2.16%) Enterprise Software
3 30 (2.16%) Mobile App
4 21 (1.51%) N-Tier
5 20 (1.44%) Visualisation
6 13 (0.94%) Management Information System
7 12 (0.86%) Data Structures
7 12 (0.86%) Digital Media
8 10 (0.72%) Algorithms
8 10 (0.72%) CMDB
8 10 (0.72%) Mathematics
9 8 (0.58%) Inversion of Control
10 6 (0.43%) Virtual Team
10 6 (0.43%) W3C
11 4 (0.29%) Data Centre
11 4 (0.29%) Statistics
12 3 (0.22%) Public Cloud
12 3 (0.22%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 209 (15.05%) Linux
2 117 (8.42%) Windows
3 115 (8.28%) Unix
4 32 (2.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 22 (1.58%) Ubuntu
6 18 (1.30%) Solaris
7 17 (1.22%) Android
8 15 (1.08%) AIX
8 15 (1.08%) Apple iOS
8 15 (1.08%) Debian
9 14 (1.01%) CentOS
10 13 (0.94%) Windows Server
11 12 (0.86%) Mac OS X
11 12 (0.86%) Oracle Linux
12 5 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (0.14%) Windows Mobile
13 2 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
14 1 (0.072%) Kali Linux
14 1 (0.072%) MVS
14 1 (0.072%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 602 (43.34%) Agile Software Development
2 325 (23.40%) MVC
3 285 (20.52%) Web Development
4 276 (19.87%) Front End Development
5 223 (16.05%) Scrum
6 204 (14.69%) TDD
7 146 (10.51%) Continuous Integration
8 116 (8.35%) E-Commerce
9 115 (8.28%) OO
10 98 (7.06%) Open Source
11 91 (6.55%) BDD
12 84 (6.05%) Kanban
13 72 (5.18%) Software Engineering
14 66 (4.75%) DevOps
15 65 (4.68%) Unit Testing
16 62 (4.46%) Responsive Web Design
16 62 (4.46%) SDLC
17 61 (4.39%) Configuration Management
18 54 (3.89%) Analytics
19 53 (3.82%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 365 (26.28%) SQL
2 351 (25.27%) C#
3 339 (24.41%) Java
4 176 (12.67%) PHP
5 112 (8.06%) Python
6 74 (5.33%) Ruby
7 62 (4.46%) Perl
8 50 (3.60%) Bash Shell
9 48 (3.46%) VB.NET
10 45 (3.24%) PL/SQL
10 45 (3.24%) Scala
11 42 (3.02%) C++
12 41 (2.95%) T-SQL
13 37 (2.66%) Shell Script
14 31 (2.23%) PowerShell
15 29 (2.09%) TypeScript
15 29 (2.09%) VB
16 26 (1.87%) C
17 24 (1.73%) XPath
18 22 (1.58%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 113 (8.14%) Security Cleared
2 90 (6.48%) SC Cleared
3 40 (2.88%) Degree
4 11 (0.79%) DV Cleared
4 11 (0.79%) ISEB
5 9 (0.65%) ISTQB
5 9 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (0.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (0.29%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (0.29%) DBS Check
8 3 (0.22%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 3 (0.22%) MCSE
9 2 (0.14%) BC Cleared
9 2 (0.14%) CCNP
9 2 (0.14%) MCITP
9 2 (0.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.072%) CCSP
10 1 (0.072%) CISSP
10 1 (0.072%) MCSD
10 1 (0.072%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (4.25%) QA
2 8 (0.58%) SLA
3 4 (0.29%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (0.29%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.29%) WCAG
4 3 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.14%) SDET
6 1 (0.072%) Actionable Recommendations
6 1 (0.072%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.072%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.072%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.072%) WAI
System Software
1 49 (3.53%) Docker
2 10 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (0.65%) Active Directory
4 8 (0.58%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.14%) vSphere
6 2 (0.14%) Xen
7 1 (0.072%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.072%) Time Sharing Option
7 1 (0.072%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.072%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 31 (2.23%) Ansible
2 19 (1.37%) Kubernetes
3 15 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (1.01%) Puppet
5 13 (0.94%) SELinux
6 7 (0.50%) TeamSite
7 6 (0.43%) Grafana
7 6 (0.43%) Kibana
8 5 (0.36%) WMI
9 4 (0.29%) HP Operations Orchestration
9 4 (0.29%) Marathon
9 4 (0.29%) Mesos
10 3 (0.22%) SCOM
10 3 (0.22%) Unicenter
11 2 (0.14%) Capistrano
11 2 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
11 2 (0.14%) logstash
12 1 (0.072%) Core Impact
12 1 (0.072%) HP Fortify
12 1 (0.072%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 187 (13.46%) Oracle
2 135 (9.72%) Microsoft
3 52 (3.74%) Adobe
4 39 (2.81%) Google
5 26 (1.87%) ServiceNow
6 22 (1.58%) SAP
7 20 (1.44%) IBM
7 20 (1.44%) Red Hat
7 20 (1.44%) Xamarin
8 17 (1.22%) Sitecore
8 17 (1.22%) VMware
9 11 (0.79%) Remedy
10 10 (0.72%) BMC
10 10 (0.72%) HP
11 9 (0.65%) DevExpress
12 8 (0.58%) AppDynamics
12 8 (0.58%) Dell
12 8 (0.58%) F5
12 8 (0.58%) Splunk
13 7 (0.50%) Twitter
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Premier Media
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £225 - £275 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
X4 Group
Rate: £350 - 425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
G2 Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Ascot, Berkshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: £375 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Kyna Associates
Rate: £350 - £400 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Pearson Frank
Rate: £375 - £400 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £401 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Networkers
Rate: £315 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Imperative People
Rate: £350 - £375 per day + neg doe
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £400 - £425 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Energon People
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Energon People
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Martin & Conley
Rate: COMPETITIVE RATE
Posted: 10 days ago
Hampshire
Whitehall Resources Ltd
Rate: £Market
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Synergize Consulting
Rate: From £0 to £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago