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 June 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 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 14 19 23
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +4
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 774 715 580
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 8.23% 7.84% 6.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.01% 23.93% 20.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 537 395 286
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£350 £335 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £247 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £438 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.15% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 28
Average hourly rate £28.75 £40.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.12% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.70 £18.33 £20.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £47.85 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.57%
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
3223 2988 2795
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 34.26% 32.75% 33.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 2011 1642 1421
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £235 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 102 188
Average hourly rate £39.50 £40.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £19.10 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £54.75 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.45 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.02% +5.88%

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 June 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 June 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 June 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -15 145 £335 -4.28% 112
Berkshire 0 136 £350 - 84
Oxfordshire +10 130 £400 +23.07% 57
Surrey +5 103 £400 +14.28% 67
Buckinghamshire +3 88 £325 - 42
West Sussex +9 63 £350 +30.23% 24
Kent +6 51 £331 +4.33% 18
East Sussex -2 44 £294 +3.98% 30
Middlesex +5 12 £295 -21.33% 8
Sussex - 1 £350 - 1
JavaScript
England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 1100 (72.51%) HTML
2 957 (63.09%) CSS
3 583 (38.43%) jQuery
4 568 (37.44%) .NET
5 538 (35.46%) Agile Software Development
6 477 (31.44%) C#
7 439 (28.94%) ASP.NET
8 430 (28.35%) HTML5
9 392 (25.84%) MVC
10 361 (23.80%) SQL
11 352 (23.20%) AngularJS
12 318 (20.96%) TDD
13 307 (20.24%) CSS3
14 305 (20.11%) Java
15 296 (19.51%) SQL Server
16 253 (16.68%) OO
17 250 (16.48%) PHP
18 217 (14.30%) Scrum
19 214 (14.11%) Web Services
20 209 (13.78%) XML
21 201 (13.25%) ASP.NET MVC
22 189 (12.46%) Git (software)
23 185 (12.20%) Oracle
24 183 (12.06%) Linux
25 181 (11.93%) Web Development
26 170 (11.21%) MySQL
26 170 (11.21%) Microsoft
27 169 (11.14%) Ajax
28 151 (9.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
29 147 (9.69%) User Experience

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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
1 113 (7.45%) Node.js
2 111 (7.32%) CMS
3 60 (3.96%) SharePoint
4 59 (3.89%) Apache
5 57 (3.76%) Tomcat
5 57 (3.76%) Drupal
6 52 (3.43%) IIS
7 47 (3.10%) WebSphere
8 35 (2.31%) SharePoint 2013
9 33 (2.18%) JBoss
10 30 (1.98%) WebLogic
10 30 (1.98%) WordPress
11 19 (1.25%) Sitecore CMS
11 19 (1.25%) Umbraco
11 19 (1.25%) BizTalk Server
12 18 (1.19%) SharePoint 2010
13 15 (0.99%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 14 (0.92%) Commerce Server
15 11 (0.73%) Confluence
16 9 (0.59%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 69 (4.55%) Photoshop
2 67 (4.42%) MS Excel
3 31 (2.04%) Adobe Illustrator
4 16 (1.05%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 12 (0.79%) MS Office
6 7 (0.46%) InfoPath
7 6 (0.40%) GIMP
8 5 (0.33%) Fireworks
9 3 (0.20%) InDesign
10 2 (0.13%) OmniGraffle
10 2 (0.13%) MS Visio
11 1 (0.066%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 29 (1.91%) Magento
2 21 (1.38%) Dynamics CRM
3 17 (1.12%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (0.33%) Adobe Campaign
5 4 (0.26%) Fredhopper
6 3 (0.20%) WebTrends
6 3 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.066%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.066%) SAP SD
8 1 (0.066%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 37 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (1.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (0.86%) SaaS
3 13 (0.86%) Google Analytics
4 12 (0.79%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 7 (0.46%) GitHub
6 6 (0.40%) Amazon S3
6 6 (0.40%) Adobe Analytics
7 5 (0.33%) Office 365
7 5 (0.33%) Amazon SQS
7 5 (0.33%) Google Checkout
8 3 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.20%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 3 (0.20%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.13%) Boomi
10 1 (0.066%) Veeva
10 1 (0.066%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.066%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 1 (0.066%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 76 (5.01%) Internet
2 61 (4.02%) HTTP
3 40 (2.64%) Intranet
4 29 (1.91%) TCP/IP
5 19 (1.25%) SAN
6 9 (0.59%) SSL
6 9 (0.59%) LDAP
7 7 (0.46%) DNS
8 4 (0.26%) HTTPS
8 4 (0.26%) SMS
8 4 (0.26%) Firewall
9 3 (0.20%) Extranet
9 3 (0.20%) Skype
10 2 (0.13%) IP Telephony
10 2 (0.13%) Wireshark
10 2 (0.13%) OpenLDAP
10 2 (0.13%) Modbus
10 2 (0.13%) MVNO
10 2 (0.13%) MQTT
10 2 (0.13%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 296 (19.51%) SQL Server
2 170 (11.21%) MySQL
3 72 (4.75%) Relational Database
4 47 (3.10%) SQL Server 2012
5 44 (2.90%) SQL Server 2008
6 41 (2.70%) Oracle Database
7 33 (2.18%) MongoDB
8 31 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 27 (1.78%) PostgreSQL
10 26 (1.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 25 (1.65%) NoSQL
11 25 (1.65%) Big Data
12 21 (1.38%) RDBMS
12 21 (1.38%) DB2
12 21 (1.38%) Oracle Reports
13 18 (1.19%) Oracle Database 11g
14 16 (1.05%) Redis
14 16 (1.05%) Hadoop
15 15 (0.99%) SQL Server 2005
16 14 (0.92%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 189 (12.46%) Git (software)
2 138 (9.10%) Visual Studio
3 98 (6.46%) Subversion
4 65 (4.28%) Jenkins
5 63 (4.15%) Selenium
6 61 (4.02%) Team Foundation Server
7 52 (3.43%) JUnit
8 45 (2.97%) Maven
9 37 (2.44%) Grunt
10 31 (2.04%) NUnit
11 27 (1.78%) JIRA
11 27 (1.78%) TeamCity
12 25 (1.65%) Eclipse
13 22 (1.45%) Ant
14 20 (1.32%) Axure RP
15 19 (1.25%) Jasmine
16 18 (1.19%) Gerrit
17 16 (1.05%) Mockito
18 15 (0.99%) Cucumber
19 13 (0.86%) RSpec
General
1 114 (7.51%) Finance
2 79 (5.21%) Marketing
3 56 (3.69%) Retail
4 37 (2.44%) Telecoms
5 24 (1.58%) Publishing
6 23 (1.52%) Games
7 22 (1.45%) Banking
8 10 (0.66%) Legal
9 9 (0.59%) Manufacturing
9 9 (0.59%) Military
10 8 (0.53%) Investment Banking
11 7 (0.46%) Electronics
12 6 (0.40%) Multimedia
12 6 (0.40%) Spanish Language
13 5 (0.33%) Back Office
14 4 (0.26%) Advertising
15 3 (0.20%) Automotive
15 3 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
16 2 (0.13%) Front Office
17 1 (0.066%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 1196 (78.84%) Developer
2 251 (16.55%) .NET Developer
3 187 (12.33%) Web Developer
4 163 (10.74%) Front-End Developer
5 153 (10.09%) C# Developer
6 125 (8.24%) Java Developer
7 122 (8.04%) C# .NET Developer
8 121 (7.98%) JavaScript Developer
9 90 (5.93%) ASP.NET Developer
10 87 (5.74%) Senior Developer
10 87 (5.74%) PHP Developer
11 70 (4.61%) Designer
12 68 (4.48%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 53 (3.49%) Analyst
14 35 (2.31%) Lead Developer
15 34 (2.24%) Software Developer
16 33 (2.18%) Software Engineer
17 32 (2.11%) UI Developer
17 32 (2.11%) UI Programmer
18 29 (1.91%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1100 (72.51%) HTML
2 957 (63.09%) CSS
3 583 (38.43%) jQuery
4 568 (37.44%) .NET
5 439 (28.94%) ASP.NET
6 430 (28.35%) HTML5
7 352 (23.20%) AngularJS
8 307 (20.24%) CSS3
9 214 (14.11%) Web Services
10 209 (13.78%) XML
11 201 (13.25%) ASP.NET MVC
12 169 (11.14%) Ajax
13 151 (9.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 143 (9.43%) .NET Framework
15 113 (7.45%) Sass
16 107 (7.05%) RESTful
16 107 (7.05%) Spring
17 106 (6.99%) JSON
18 105 (6.92%) WCF
19 88 (5.80%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 147 (9.69%) User Experience
2 66 (4.35%) Mobile App
3 58 (3.82%) Computer Science
4 57 (3.76%) Analytical Skills
5 36 (2.37%) W3C
6 28 (1.85%) N-Tier
7 25 (1.65%) Visualisation
8 24 (1.58%) Graphic Design
9 17 (1.12%) Inversion of Control
10 16 (1.05%) iPhone
10 16 (1.05%) Management Information System
11 14 (0.92%) Social Media
12 13 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
13 12 (0.79%) Client/Server
14 11 (0.73%) Blog
15 10 (0.66%) Digital Media
16 8 (0.53%) Mathematics
17 7 (0.46%) Statistics
17 7 (0.46%) Blackberry
17 7 (0.46%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 183 (12.06%) Linux
2 123 (8.11%) UNIX
3 106 (6.99%) Windows
4 49 (3.23%) Apple iOS
5 43 (2.83%) Android
6 14 (0.92%) Mac OS X
7 13 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (0.86%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (0.46%) AIX
9 7 (0.46%) Solaris
10 6 (0.40%) CentOS
11 5 (0.33%) Windows Phone
12 4 (0.26%) Oracle Linux
13 3 (0.20%) BlackBerry OS
13 3 (0.20%) Embedded Linux
13 3 (0.20%) Windows Phone 8
14 2 (0.13%) HPUX
15 1 (0.066%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.066%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 538 (35.46%) Agile Software Development
2 392 (25.84%) MVC
3 318 (20.96%) TDD
4 253 (16.68%) OO
5 217 (14.30%) Scrum
6 181 (11.93%) Web Development
7 146 (9.62%) E-Commerce
8 116 (7.65%) Software Engineering
9 99 (6.53%) BDD
10 98 (6.46%) Continuous Integration
11 96 (6.33%) Responsive Web Design
12 82 (5.41%) OOP
13 78 (5.14%) Unit Testing
14 69 (4.55%) Web Design
15 67 (4.42%) SOA
16 65 (4.28%) Content Management
17 55 (3.63%) Automated Testing
18 52 (3.43%) SDLC
19 49 (3.23%) Workflow
20 46 (3.03%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 477 (31.44%) C#
2 361 (23.80%) SQL
3 305 (20.11%) Java
4 250 (16.48%) PHP
5 78 (5.14%) Python
6 63 (4.15%) Perl
7 60 (3.96%) T-SQL
8 57 (3.76%) C++
9 48 (3.16%) PL/SQL
9 48 (3.16%) PowerShell
10 44 (2.90%) Ruby
11 40 (2.64%) VB.NET
12 30 (1.98%) Objective-C
13 28 (1.85%) C
14 26 (1.71%) VB
15 18 (1.19%) Scala
16 13 (0.86%) VBScript
17 11 (0.73%) VBA
18 10 (0.66%) Shell Script
18 10 (0.66%) VB6
Qualifications
1 132 (8.70%) Security Cleared
2 109 (7.19%) SC Cleared
3 63 (4.15%) Degree
4 43 (2.83%) ISTQB
5 39 (2.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 31 (2.04%) ISEB
7 30 (1.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 30 (1.98%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 26 (1.71%) MCITP
9 25 (1.65%) Cisco Certification
10 19 (1.25%) DV Cleared
11 5 (0.33%) CCNA
12 4 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (0.13%) MCP
14 1 (0.066%) MCSD
14 1 (0.066%) MCSE
14 1 (0.066%) CCNP
14 1 (0.066%) Siebel Certification
14 1 (0.066%) Oracle Certification
14 1 (0.066%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (1.71%) QA
2 11 (0.73%) SLA
3 3 (0.20%) WCAG
3 3 (0.20%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.13%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 2 (0.13%) TickIT
5 1 (0.066%) WAI
5 1 (0.066%) HL7
5 1 (0.066%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (0.86%) Active Directory
2 12 (0.79%) Docker
3 5 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (0.20%) VirtualBox
4 3 (0.20%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.13%) Varnish
6 1 (0.066%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.066%) Firmware
6 1 (0.066%) vCloud
6 1 (0.066%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.066%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 21 (1.38%) Puppet
2 11 (0.73%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (0.66%) Ansible
4 7 (0.46%) Vagrant
5 6 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (0.20%) BMC PATROL
6 3 (0.20%) AirWatch
7 2 (0.13%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 2 (0.13%) OpenAM
7 2 (0.13%) Tivoli
7 2 (0.13%) Oracle Identity Management
7 2 (0.13%) Cisco IPCC
8 1 (0.066%) OVSD
8 1 (0.066%) Nessus
8 1 (0.066%) Nmap
8 1 (0.066%) WebInspect
8 1 (0.066%) HP NNM
8 1 (0.066%) ServiceCenter
8 1 (0.066%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.066%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 185 (12.20%) Oracle
2 170 (11.21%) Microsoft
3 75 (4.94%) Adobe
4 48 (3.16%) HP
5 36 (2.37%) Google
6 28 (1.85%) Zend
7 26 (1.71%) Cisco
8 24 (1.58%) IBM
9 23 (1.52%) Sitecore
10 21 (1.38%) Twitter
11 16 (1.05%) Citrix
12 15 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
13 14 (0.92%) Macromedia
13 14 (0.92%) SAP
14 11 (0.73%) VMware
14 11 (0.73%) Facebook
14 11 (0.73%) Telerik
15 10 (0.66%) Progress
16 9 (0.59%) Business Objects
17 8 (0.53%) Apple
Sussex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Not specified
Posted: 6 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £45 per hour
Posted: 13 hours ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Rate: £375 - £425 Per Day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £375 - £475 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Verticality Ltd
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Middlesex
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
IT Connections
Rate: £375/day
Posted: Yesterday
Gosport, Hampshire
Fuel Recruitment
Rate: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
Arrows Group
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Expert Employment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Middlesex
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Synergize Consulting
Rate: From £23,000 to £25,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £250 - £350 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West Sussex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 5 days ago