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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 14 21 29
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +8
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 798 622 441
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 8.55% 7.47% 5.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.44% 22.54% 18.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 474 344 247
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +0.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £237 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 1 27
Average hourly rate £25.00 £42.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.17% +21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £42.50 £20.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.50 £42.50 £37.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £32.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year
-7.07% -5.10%
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
3137 2759 2366
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 33.60% 33.15% 31.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1751 1443 1231
Average daily rate £350 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 133 172
Average hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.75 £12.46 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.80 £42.50 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.53 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.89% -4.21%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 30 January 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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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
Hampshire -1 173 £350 +7.69% 71
Berkshire -1 168 £350 +7.69% 106
Surrey +10 130 £375 +25.00% 75
Buckinghamshire -4 90 £325 -13.33% 40
East Sussex -1 76 £290 +17.17% 35
West Sussex +23 56 £319 +2.00% 24
Kent +8 39 £338 +22.72% 21
Oxfordshire -17 37 £275 -15.38% 73
Middlesex +20 24 £400 -13.04% 5
Isle of Wight - - - -
Thames Valley - - - -
Sussex - - - - 1
JavaScript
England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 1218 (76.36%) HTML
2 1069 (67.02%) CSS
3 708 (44.39%) jQuery
4 587 (36.80%) .NET
5 510 (31.97%) Agile Software Development
6 463 (29.03%) C#
7 443 (27.77%) HTML5
8 432 (27.08%) ASP.NET
9 405 (25.39%) MVC
10 363 (22.76%) SQL
11 299 (18.75%) CSS3
12 298 (18.68%) AngularJS
13 288 (18.06%) SQL Server
14 285 (17.87%) Ajax
15 262 (16.43%) Microsoft
16 252 (15.80%) XML
17 248 (15.55%) OO
18 245 (15.36%) PHP
19 243 (15.24%) Web Services
20 241 (15.11%) Java
20 241 (15.11%) TDD
21 203 (12.73%) Scrum
22 191 (11.97%) Linux
23 189 (11.85%) Web Development
24 188 (11.79%) Oracle
25 177 (11.10%) User Experience
26 168 (10.53%) Git (software)
27 160 (10.03%) Security Cleared
28 159 (9.97%) ASP.NET MVC
29 154 (9.66%) JSON

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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
1 148 (9.28%) CMS
2 129 (8.09%) Node.js
3 113 (7.08%) SharePoint
4 78 (4.89%) Apache
5 61 (3.82%) IIS
6 56 (3.51%) Tomcat
7 47 (2.95%) SharePoint 2013
8 45 (2.82%) Drupal
9 44 (2.76%) WordPress
10 32 (2.01%) SharePoint 2010
11 27 (1.69%) BizTalk Server
12 21 (1.32%) Adobe CQ
13 18 (1.13%) Sitecore CMS
14 13 (0.82%) Umbraco
14 13 (0.82%) WebLogic
14 13 (0.82%) SharePoint Server
15 12 (0.75%) Liferay
16 11 (0.69%) Kentico
16 11 (0.69%) JBoss
17 10 (0.63%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 111 (6.96%) Photoshop
2 63 (3.95%) MS Excel
3 57 (3.57%) Adobe Illustrator
4 47 (2.95%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 15 (0.94%) Fireworks
6 10 (0.63%) MS Office
7 9 (0.56%) Adobe Captivate
8 6 (0.38%) InfoPath
8 6 (0.38%) MS Visio
8 6 (0.38%) GIMP
9 3 (0.19%) PaintShop Pro
9 3 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
10 2 (0.13%) InDesign
11 1 (0.063%) OmniGraffle
11 1 (0.063%) QuarkXPress
Business Applications
1 53 (3.32%) Oracle EBS
2 50 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
3 19 (1.19%) Magento
4 12 (0.75%) Google Analytics
5 5 (0.31%) WebTrends
5 5 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 4 (0.25%) Tridion
6 4 (0.25%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 2 (0.13%) ResourceLink
7 2 (0.13%) SAP HR
7 2 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.063%) Oracle 11i
8 1 (0.063%) Pivotal CRM
Cloud Services
1 29 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (1.57%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (1.32%) SaaS
4 16 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
5 14 (0.88%) Amazon S3
6 7 (0.44%) Office 365
7 6 (0.38%) Force.com
8 5 (0.31%) GitHub
8 5 (0.31%) Heroku
8 5 (0.31%) Yammer
9 4 (0.25%) Google Cloud Platform
9 4 (0.25%) PaaS
9 4 (0.25%) Google App Engine
10 2 (0.13%) IaaS
10 2 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 81 (5.08%) Internet
2 66 (4.14%) TCP/IP
3 46 (2.88%) Intranet
4 35 (2.19%) SAN
5 28 (1.76%) HTTP
6 22 (1.38%) SSL
7 16 (1.00%) FTP
8 15 (0.94%) HTTPS
9 13 (0.82%) DNS
10 10 (0.63%) Modbus
10 10 (0.63%) MQTT
11 9 (0.56%) LDAP
11 9 (0.56%) PBX
11 9 (0.56%) VoIP
11 9 (0.56%) SMTP
12 8 (0.50%) Wireshark
13 7 (0.44%) Firewall
13 7 (0.44%) BIG-IP
14 6 (0.38%) IP Telephony
14 6 (0.38%) X.400
Database & Business Intelligence
1 288 (18.06%) SQL Server
2 146 (9.15%) MySQL
3 65 (4.08%) Oracle Database
4 58 (3.64%) Relational Database
5 52 (3.26%) SQL Server 2008
6 46 (2.88%) MongoDB
7 45 (2.82%) SQL Server 2012
8 44 (2.76%) Oracle Reports
9 39 (2.45%) NoSQL
10 32 (2.01%) PostgreSQL
11 31 (1.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 27 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
13 26 (1.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 23 (1.44%) Oracle Database 11g
15 22 (1.38%) Oracle Database 10g
16 19 (1.19%) RDBMS
17 14 (0.88%) Oracle BI Publisher
18 11 (0.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 11 (0.69%) Big Data
18 11 (0.69%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 168 (10.53%) Git (software)
2 123 (7.71%) Visual Studio
3 98 (6.14%) Subversion
4 87 (5.45%) Team Foundation Server
5 64 (4.01%) Selenium
6 63 (3.95%) Jenkins
7 46 (2.88%) Maven
8 44 (2.76%) Grunt
9 40 (2.51%) JUnit
10 38 (2.38%) Eclipse
11 34 (2.13%) JIRA
12 33 (2.07%) Dreamweaver
13 29 (1.82%) QUnit
14 27 (1.69%) Cucumber
14 27 (1.69%) Mockito
15 26 (1.63%) Axure RP
15 26 (1.63%) Jasmine
16 25 (1.57%) NUnit
17 18 (1.13%) QuickTest Pro
18 16 (1.00%) Ant
General
1 124 (7.77%) Finance
2 76 (4.76%) Marketing
3 54 (3.39%) Telecoms
4 37 (2.32%) Publishing
5 36 (2.26%) Banking
6 23 (1.44%) Retail
7 15 (0.94%) Advertising
8 11 (0.69%) Games
9 10 (0.63%) Electronics
10 8 (0.50%) Military
11 7 (0.44%) Legal
11 7 (0.44%) Manufacturing
11 7 (0.44%) Investment Banking
12 5 (0.31%) Back Office
13 3 (0.19%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.19%) Multimedia
14 2 (0.13%) Spanish Language
15 1 (0.063%) Front Office
15 1 (0.063%) Aerospace
15 1 (0.063%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1219 (76.43%) Developer
2 244 (15.30%) Front-End Developer
3 236 (14.80%) .NET Developer
4 182 (11.41%) Web Developer
5 160 (10.03%) C# Developer
6 121 (7.59%) C# .NET Developer
7 115 (7.21%) JavaScript Developer
8 111 (6.96%) PHP Developer
9 87 (5.45%) Java Developer
10 84 (5.27%) ASP.NET Developer
11 74 (4.64%) Senior Developer
12 67 (4.20%) Analyst
13 66 (4.14%) Designer
14 65 (4.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 60 (3.76%) Consultant
16 41 (2.57%) Software Developer
17 33 (2.07%) Front-End Web Developer
17 33 (2.07%) SharePoint Developer
17 33 (2.07%) Architect
17 33 (2.07%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1218 (76.36%) HTML
2 1069 (67.02%) CSS
3 708 (44.39%) jQuery
4 587 (36.80%) .NET
5 443 (27.77%) HTML5
6 432 (27.08%) ASP.NET
7 299 (18.75%) CSS3
8 298 (18.68%) AngularJS
9 285 (17.87%) Ajax
10 252 (15.80%) XML
11 243 (15.24%) Web Services
12 159 (9.97%) ASP.NET MVC
13 154 (9.66%) JSON
14 150 (9.40%) JSP
15 137 (8.59%) WCF
16 125 (7.84%) .NET Framework
17 123 (7.71%) RESTful
18 117 (7.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 113 (7.08%) Backbone.js
20 99 (6.21%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 177 (11.10%) User Experience
2 74 (4.64%) Mobile App
3 67 (4.20%) Open Source
4 62 (3.89%) W3C
5 49 (3.07%) Computer Science
5 49 (3.07%) Analytical Skills
6 29 (1.82%) Web 2.0
7 21 (1.32%) Video Conferencing
8 20 (1.25%) E-Learning
8 20 (1.25%) Digital Media
9 18 (1.13%) Social Media
10 17 (1.07%) Visualisation
10 17 (1.07%) Inversion of Control
11 16 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
11 16 (1.00%) Graphic Design
12 15 (0.94%) N-Tier
13 13 (0.82%) Management Information System
14 12 (0.75%) Client/Server
14 12 (0.75%) GIS
14 12 (0.75%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 191 (11.97%) Linux
2 124 (7.77%) Windows
3 120 (7.52%) UNIX
4 38 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 36 (2.26%) Apple iOS
6 34 (2.13%) Android
7 22 (1.38%) Windows Server 2003
8 13 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (0.69%) Windows 7
11 10 (0.63%) Oracle Linux
12 9 (0.56%) AIX
12 9 (0.56%) Windows XP
13 8 (0.50%) Debian
14 7 (0.44%) Windows 2000
15 6 (0.38%) Ubuntu
16 4 (0.25%) Windows 8
16 4 (0.25%) CentOS
17 3 (0.19%) Solaris
18 2 (0.13%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 510 (31.97%) Agile Software Development
2 405 (25.39%) MVC
3 248 (15.55%) OO
4 241 (15.11%) TDD
5 203 (12.73%) Scrum
6 189 (11.85%) Web Development
7 107 (6.71%) Responsive Web Design
8 97 (6.08%) BDD
9 93 (5.83%) Continuous Integration
10 89 (5.58%) CRM
11 84 (5.27%) E-Commerce
11 84 (5.27%) Project Management
12 83 (5.20%) Unit Testing
13 79 (4.95%) OOP
14 76 (4.76%) Software Engineering
15 75 (4.70%) Content Management
16 65 (4.08%) Knowledge Management
17 64 (4.01%) Business Intelligence
18 54 (3.39%) Test Scripting
19 51 (3.20%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 463 (29.03%) C#
2 363 (22.76%) SQL
3 245 (15.36%) PHP
4 241 (15.11%) Java
5 89 (5.58%) Python
6 56 (3.51%) Perl
7 55 (3.45%) T-SQL
8 53 (3.32%) VB.NET
9 50 (3.13%) Ruby
10 46 (2.88%) C++
11 43 (2.70%) PL/SQL
12 41 (2.57%) PowerShell
13 31 (1.94%) C
14 30 (1.88%) Shell Script
15 27 (1.69%) PHP5
15 27 (1.69%) VB
16 20 (1.25%) VBA
17 18 (1.13%) Objective-C
18 16 (1.00%) Bash Shell
19 14 (0.88%) XPath
Qualifications
1 160 (10.03%) Security Cleared
2 131 (8.21%) SC Cleared
3 89 (5.58%) ISTQB
4 71 (4.45%) Degree
5 52 (3.26%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 44 (2.76%) DV Cleared
6 44 (2.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 33 (2.07%) Microsoft Certification
8 29 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
9 23 (1.44%) ISEB
10 20 (1.25%) MCITP
11 12 (0.75%) CCNA
12 6 (0.38%) MCSE
13 5 (0.31%) MCTS
14 3 (0.19%) BC Cleared
14 3 (0.19%) CCNP
15 2 (0.13%) PhD
15 2 (0.13%) HNC
15 2 (0.13%) HND
16 1 (0.063%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (2.07%) QA
2 8 (0.50%) WAI
3 4 (0.25%) WCAG
4 3 (0.19%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.13%) SLA
6 1 (0.063%) HL7
System Software
1 14 (0.88%) Active Directory
1 14 (0.88%) Docker
2 12 (0.75%) VirtualBox
3 9 (0.56%) VMware ESX
4 7 (0.44%) Forefront TMG
5 6 (0.38%) Nmap
6 5 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (0.25%) Hyper-V
8 3 (0.19%) Varnish
8 3 (0.19%) Shibboleth
9 1 (0.063%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 28 (1.76%) HP Quality Center
2 19 (1.19%) Puppet
3 12 (0.75%) Vagrant
4 6 (0.38%) Nessus
5 5 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (0.31%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 3 (0.19%) OpenView
6 3 (0.19%) Nagios
6 3 (0.19%) Tivoli Identity Manager
6 3 (0.19%) Ansible
7 2 (0.13%) Oracle Identity Management
8 1 (0.063%) CA Wily
8 1 (0.063%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.063%) Capistrano
8 1 (0.063%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.063%) CA SiteMinder
8 1 (0.063%) Salt
8 1 (0.063%) Kibana
8 1 (0.063%) logstash
8 1 (0.063%) cPanel
Vendors
1 262 (16.43%) Microsoft
2 188 (11.79%) Oracle
3 109 (6.83%) Adobe
4 90 (5.64%) HP
5 59 (3.70%) Google
6 29 (1.82%) Citrix
7 27 (1.69%) Twitter
7 27 (1.69%) Cisco
8 25 (1.57%) Zend
9 24 (1.50%) Open Text
9 24 (1.50%) Sitecore
10 19 (1.19%) Salesforce.com
10 19 (1.19%) RedDot
11 18 (1.13%) IBM
12 16 (1.00%) VMware
13 15 (0.94%) Facebook
13 15 (0.94%) Red Hat
14 13 (0.82%) SAP
15 11 (0.69%) Sencha
15 11 (0.69%) Telerik
Berkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Blue Glue
Rate: From £400 to £400 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wendover, Buckinghamshire
InterAct Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Proactive Appointments
Rate: £300 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Gold Group
Rate: £350 - £400 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
QUANTICA
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Stott & May
Rate: From £0 to £1 per day £competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £37,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Advanced Resource Managers
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £325 - £375 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Roc Search
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Roc Search
Posted: 5 days ago
Middlesex
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Romsey, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Rate: £250 - £350 per day + none
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £100 - £150 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
South East
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Rate: Market related
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
South East
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Rate: Market related
Posted: 6 days ago