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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
England / South East
Rank 13 14 17
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 663 763 791
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 8.70% 8.89% 8.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.11% 26.40% 24.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 383 551 459
Median daily rate £400 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 12 13
Median hourly rate £45.87 £48.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.43% +113.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.80 £15.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.89 £60.62 £53.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.88 £30.20
% change year-on-year
+5.61% +25.41%

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
2539 2890 3247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 33.33% 33.68% 34.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 1576 1902 1807
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 £290 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 111 121
Median hourly rate £42.00 £43.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +20.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.45 £15.25 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £55.55 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.88%

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 21 February 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 21 February 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 21 February 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 +1 131 £400 +6.66% 66
Surrey +6 121 £425 +2.40% 64
Hampshire +17 118 £375 +7.14% 111
Oxfordshire -5 74 £350 -9.38% 57
Buckinghamshire -3 66 £363 +3.57% 52
West Sussex +11 57 £500 +48.14% 27
East Sussex -1 45 £364 +7.77% 23
Kent -9 31 £350 +3.70% 20
Middlesex +1 10 £350 -12.50%
Sussex +3 2 £373 +14.61% 1
JavaScript
England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 February 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.

1 961 (67.68%) HTML
2 847 (59.65%) CSS
3 615 (43.31%) Agile Software Development
4 462 (32.54%) AngularJS
5 401 (28.24%) jQuery
6 385 (27.11%) SQL
7 382 (26.90%) HTML5
8 378 (26.62%) .NET
9 364 (25.63%) C#
10 346 (24.37%) Java
11 322 (22.68%) MVC
12 299 (21.06%) Front End Development
13 292 (20.56%) CSS3
14 287 (20.21%) Web Development
15 284 (20.00%) Git (software)
16 252 (17.75%) Linux
17 230 (16.20%) XML
17 230 (16.20%) Oracle
18 212 (14.93%) ASP.NET
19 205 (14.44%) Scrum
20 202 (14.23%) SQL Server
21 187 (13.17%) Web Services
22 173 (12.18%) Node.js
23 172 (12.11%) PHP
24 165 (11.62%) TDD
25 153 (10.77%) Unix
26 142 (10.00%) React
27 140 (9.86%) Ajax
28 139 (9.79%) Python
28 139 (9.79%) Microsoft

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 97 (6.83%) CMS
2 89 (6.27%) Apache
3 82 (5.77%) Tomcat
4 72 (5.07%) WebLogic
5 43 (3.03%) nginx
6 37 (2.61%) SharePoint
7 36 (2.54%) Confluence
8 33 (2.32%) IIS
9 31 (2.18%) Elasticsearch
10 30 (2.11%) JBoss
10 30 (2.11%) WebSphere
11 28 (1.97%) Umbraco
12 25 (1.76%) EPiServer
13 22 (1.55%) SharePoint 2013
14 21 (1.48%) Sitecore CMS
15 20 (1.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 20 (1.41%) WordPress
16 17 (1.20%) Drupal
17 16 (1.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
18 15 (1.06%) Jetty
Applications
1 39 (2.75%) Photoshop
2 32 (2.25%) MS Excel
3 18 (1.27%) Adobe Illustrator
4 10 (0.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 7 (0.49%) MS Office
6 6 (0.42%) GIMP
7 3 (0.21%) Chatbot
7 3 (0.21%) Fireworks
8 2 (0.14%) Adobe After Effects
8 2 (0.14%) Adobe Premiere
8 2 (0.14%) Edge Animate
8 2 (0.14%) InDesign
8 2 (0.14%) MS Visio
8 2 (0.14%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.070%) InVision
9 1 (0.070%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 23 (1.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (1.34%) Adobe Campaign
3 14 (0.99%) Oracle BPM
4 13 (0.92%) Magento
4 13 (0.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 12 (0.85%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (0.28%) Fredhopper
7 3 (0.21%) Maximo
7 3 (0.21%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 2 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
8 2 (0.14%) SessionCam
9 1 (0.070%) Cerner Millennium
9 1 (0.070%) nopCommerce
9 1 (0.070%) Oracle Applications
9 1 (0.070%) Oracle Receivables
9 1 (0.070%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 75 (5.28%) Amazon AWS
2 71 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 43 (3.03%) GitHub
4 21 (1.48%) Google Analytics
5 15 (1.06%) PaaS
5 15 (1.06%) SaaS
6 13 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
7 12 (0.85%) Google Tag Manager
8 11 (0.77%) IaaS
9 9 (0.63%) Adobe Analytics
9 9 (0.63%) AWS Lambda
9 9 (0.63%) Office 365
10 7 (0.49%) Amazon Kinesis
10 7 (0.49%) AWS CloudFormation
10 7 (0.49%) Boomi
11 4 (0.28%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 4 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
11 4 (0.28%) Heroku
12 3 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
13 2 (0.14%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 63 (4.44%) HTTP
2 37 (2.61%) TCP/IP
3 24 (1.69%) SSH
4 21 (1.48%) Internet
5 19 (1.34%) LDAP
6 15 (1.06%) ICMP
7 13 (0.92%) SSL
8 10 (0.70%) HTTPS
9 7 (0.49%) DNS
9 7 (0.49%) FTP
9 7 (0.49%) Network Security
10 6 (0.42%) Intranet
10 6 (0.42%) SNMP
11 5 (0.35%) Firewall
11 5 (0.35%) Telnet
12 4 (0.28%) AMQP
12 4 (0.28%) Ethernet
13 3 (0.21%) RFID
13 3 (0.21%) SAN
14 1 (0.070%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 202 (14.23%) SQL Server
2 116 (8.17%) MySQL
3 97 (6.83%) Oracle Database
4 81 (5.70%) NoSQL
5 76 (5.35%) Relational Database
6 63 (4.44%) MongoDB
7 42 (2.96%) RDBMS
8 41 (2.89%) Oracle Database 11g
9 39 (2.75%) SQL Server 2008
10 37 (2.61%) PostgreSQL
11 29 (2.04%) Oracle Database 10g
12 26 (1.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 25 (1.76%) Oracle Database 12c
14 23 (1.62%) SQLPlus
15 22 (1.55%) Hadoop
15 22 (1.55%) Oracle BI Publisher
16 18 (1.27%) Oracle BI EE
17 13 (0.92%) Redis
18 10 (0.70%) Big Data
18 10 (0.70%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 284 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 102 (7.18%) Jenkins
3 98 (6.90%) Subversion
4 94 (6.62%) Selenium
5 76 (5.35%) Maven
6 74 (5.21%) JIRA
6 74 (5.21%) Team Foundation Server
7 66 (4.65%) Visual Studio
8 58 (4.08%) Grunt
9 53 (3.73%) Cucumber
10 47 (3.31%) TeamCity
11 46 (3.24%) JUnit
12 45 (3.17%) gulp
13 43 (3.03%) Ant
14 40 (2.82%) Jasmine
15 31 (2.18%) Bower
15 31 (2.18%) Gradle
15 31 (2.18%) webpack
16 29 (2.04%) Eclipse
17 27 (1.90%) Oracle APEX
General
1 135 (9.51%) Finance
2 75 (5.28%) Marketing
3 29 (2.04%) Telecoms
4 28 (1.97%) Retail
5 26 (1.83%) Advertising
6 25 (1.76%) Banking
7 23 (1.62%) Publishing
8 16 (1.13%) Manufacturing
9 15 (1.06%) Back Office
10 14 (0.99%) Electronics
11 11 (0.77%) Legal
12 9 (0.63%) Games
13 8 (0.56%) Military
14 6 (0.42%) German Language
15 4 (0.28%) Automotive
16 3 (0.21%) Billing
16 3 (0.21%) French Language
16 3 (0.21%) Italian Language
16 3 (0.21%) Local Government
16 3 (0.21%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 1174 (82.68%) Developer
2 284 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 269 (18.94%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 224 (15.77%) .NET Developer
5 152 (10.70%) Java Developer
6 143 (10.07%) C# Developer
7 119 (8.38%) Web Developer
8 117 (8.24%) Angular Developer
9 116 (8.17%) C# .NET Developer
10 112 (7.89%) HTML Developer
11 78 (5.49%) Senior Developer
12 76 (5.35%) HTML CSS Developer
13 73 (5.14%) SQL Developer
14 61 (4.30%) Software Developer
15 60 (4.23%) PHP Developer
16 57 (4.01%) Full Stack Developer
17 56 (3.94%) Oracle Developer
18 55 (3.87%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
18 55 (3.87%) UI Developer
19 52 (3.66%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 961 (67.68%) HTML
2 847 (59.65%) CSS
3 462 (32.54%) AngularJS
4 401 (28.24%) jQuery
5 382 (26.90%) HTML5
6 378 (26.62%) .NET
7 292 (20.56%) CSS3
8 230 (16.20%) XML
9 212 (14.93%) ASP.NET
10 187 (13.17%) Web Services
11 173 (12.18%) Node.js
12 142 (10.00%) React
13 140 (9.86%) Ajax
14 135 (9.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 127 (8.94%) REST
16 120 (8.45%) Spring
17 109 (7.68%) Sass
18 107 (7.54%) JSON
19 106 (7.46%) .NET Framework
20 91 (6.41%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 137 (9.65%) User Experience
2 39 (2.75%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
4 31 (2.18%) Mobile App
5 24 (1.69%) Linux Command Line
6 22 (1.55%) Computer Science
7 17 (1.20%) N-Tier
8 13 (0.92%) Data Structures
9 10 (0.70%) Digital Media
10 9 (0.63%) Management Information System
11 7 (0.49%) Algorithms
11 7 (0.49%) W3C
12 6 (0.42%) Data Centre
13 5 (0.35%) Virtual Team
14 4 (0.28%) CMDB
15 3 (0.21%) Driving Licence
15 3 (0.21%) Minimum Viable Product
15 3 (0.21%) Online Banking
15 3 (0.21%) Smart Home
15 3 (0.21%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 252 (17.75%) Linux
2 153 (10.77%) Unix
3 116 (8.17%) Windows
4 41 (2.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 32 (2.25%) AIX
6 30 (2.11%) Ubuntu
7 21 (1.48%) CentOS
7 21 (1.48%) Debian
8 20 (1.41%) Android
9 16 (1.13%) Apple iOS
10 15 (1.06%) Solaris
11 14 (0.99%) Windows Server
12 13 (0.92%) Mac OS X
13 12 (0.85%) Oracle Linux
14 5 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
15 3 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
16 2 (0.14%) Windows Mobile
17 1 (0.070%) MVS
17 1 (0.070%) SUSE
17 1 (0.070%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 615 (43.31%) Agile Software Development
2 322 (22.68%) MVC
3 299 (21.06%) Front End Development
4 287 (20.21%) Web Development
5 205 (14.44%) Scrum
6 165 (11.62%) TDD
7 131 (9.23%) Continuous Integration
8 126 (8.87%) OO
9 108 (7.61%) Open Source
10 98 (6.90%) E-Commerce
11 94 (6.62%) SDLC
12 90 (6.34%) BDD
13 82 (5.77%) Configuration Management
14 77 (5.42%) DevOps
15 76 (5.35%) Responsive Web Design
16 72 (5.07%) Unit Testing
17 64 (4.51%) Software Engineering
18 54 (3.80%) Analytics
19 52 (3.66%) Wireframes
20 51 (3.59%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 385 (27.11%) SQL
2 364 (25.63%) C#
3 346 (24.37%) Java
4 172 (12.11%) PHP
5 139 (9.79%) Python
6 75 (5.28%) Ruby
7 74 (5.21%) PL/SQL
8 70 (4.93%) Perl
9 56 (3.94%) Shell Script
10 49 (3.45%) Bash Shell
11 45 (3.17%) Scala
11 45 (3.17%) VB.NET
12 43 (3.03%) C
13 40 (2.82%) T-SQL
14 34 (2.39%) TypeScript
15 29 (2.04%) C++
16 28 (1.97%) PowerShell
17 27 (1.90%) Groovy
18 24 (1.69%) ES6
19 23 (1.62%) VB
Qualifications
1 124 (8.73%) Security Cleared
2 98 (6.90%) SC Cleared
3 61 (4.30%) Degree
4 15 (1.06%) DV Cleared
5 11 (0.77%) ISEB
5 11 (0.77%) ISTQB
6 9 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.28%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (0.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (0.28%) MCSE
8 3 (0.21%) DBS Check
8 3 (0.21%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 2 (0.14%) BC Cleared
9 2 (0.14%) CCNP
9 2 (0.14%) HNC
9 2 (0.14%) HND
9 2 (0.14%) MCITP
10 1 (0.070%) CCSP
10 1 (0.070%) CISSP
10 1 (0.070%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (3.66%) QA
2 5 (0.35%) WCAG
3 4 (0.28%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (0.28%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.14%) SDET
5 2 (0.14%) SLA
6 1 (0.070%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.070%) HL7
6 1 (0.070%) WAI
System Software
1 74 (5.21%) Docker
2 8 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (0.35%) Active Directory
4 5 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.14%) Xen
6 1 (0.070%) Shibboleth
6 1 (0.070%) Time Sharing Option
6 1 (0.070%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 39 (2.75%) Ansible
2 20 (1.41%) Kubernetes
2 20 (1.41%) SELinux
3 17 (1.20%) Puppet
4 14 (0.99%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (0.56%) Grafana
5 8 (0.56%) Kibana
6 7 (0.49%) TeamSite
7 5 (0.35%) HP Fortify
7 5 (0.35%) WMI
8 4 (0.28%) Marathon
8 4 (0.28%) Mesos
9 3 (0.21%) HP Operations Orchestration
10 2 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
10 2 (0.14%) logstash
10 2 (0.14%) Unicenter
11 1 (0.070%) BladeLogic
11 1 (0.070%) MIMEsweeper
11 1 (0.070%) OpenView
11 1 (0.070%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 230 (16.20%) Oracle
2 139 (9.79%) Microsoft
3 52 (3.66%) Adobe
4 44 (3.10%) Google
5 27 (1.90%) Sitecore
6 24 (1.69%) SAP
7 23 (1.62%) Red Hat
8 20 (1.41%) ServiceNow
8 20 (1.41%) Xamarin
9 16 (1.13%) IBM
10 14 (0.99%) HP
11 13 (0.92%) ATG
11 13 (0.92%) VMware
12 11 (0.77%) Twitter
13 10 (0.70%) Telerik
14 8 (0.56%) Dell
14 8 (0.56%) Splunk
15 6 (0.42%) ClickTale
15 6 (0.42%) hybris
15 6 (0.42%) Zend
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 21 hours ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 15 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Rate: 350
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
Square One Resources
Rate: From £320 to £350 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £350 - £425 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Oscar
Rate: £200 - £210 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Oscar
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £325 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Square One Resources
Rate: £330 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
MAPP - IT, Digital, Broadcasting & Media Recruitment Specialists
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £475 - £500 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market rate
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: From £375 to £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £250 - £300 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
onezeero.
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Reed Technology
Rate: £300 - £330 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Executive Resource Group
Rate: £350 - £380 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago