The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the South East region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 17 17 19
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 699 624 613
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 7.83% 7.43% 6.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.33% 21.69% 20.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 371 326 344
Average daily rate
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£345 £340 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.47% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 10
Average hourly rate £47.50 £35.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.66 £26.25 £18.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.20 £37.50 £32.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
Programming Languages Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2873 2877 2958
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 32.18% 34.27% 29.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 1567 1463 1479
Average daily rate £350 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 165 191
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +1.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.60 £19.00 £23.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
JavaScript
England

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 22 July 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
Hampshire +3 220 £350 +3.70% 83
Berkshire -6 159 £375 - 92
Surrey -2 90 £350 +8.52% 94
Buckinghamshire -4 71 £325 -2.98% 41
Kent +23 40 £319 -29.16% 21
East Sussex -2 39 £250 -16.66% 27
Oxfordshire -1 35 £331 +6.00% 46
West Sussex +3 24 £313 -10.71% 25
Middlesex -5 10 £375 +20.00% 4
Isle of Wight - 8 £225 - 2
Home Counties - 1 £413 -
Sussex - - - -
JavaScript
England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 1073 (76.48%) HTML
2 848 (60.44%) CSS
3 545 (38.85%) jQuery
4 536 (38.20%) .NET
5 411 (29.29%) ASP.NET
6 402 (28.65%) C#
7 389 (27.73%) HTML5
8 304 (21.67%) SQL
9 291 (20.74%) MVC
10 282 (20.10%) SQL Server
11 257 (18.32%) XML
12 253 (18.03%) Oracle
13 249 (17.75%) Microsoft
14 230 (16.39%) CSS3
15 224 (15.97%) Ajax
16 210 (14.97%) Java
17 205 (14.61%) Web Services
18 196 (13.97%) JSP
19 194 (13.83%) Agile Software Development
20 188 (13.40%) Security Cleared
21 187 (13.33%) Web Development
22 183 (13.04%) PHP
23 173 (12.33%) Linux
24 164 (11.69%) Windows
25 156 (11.12%) UNIX
26 154 (10.98%) SC Cleared
27 149 (10.62%) OO
27 149 (10.62%) HP
28 145 (10.33%) TDD
29 138 (9.84%) MySQL

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 92 (6.56%) CMS
2 74 (5.27%) SharePoint
3 60 (4.28%) Apache
3 60 (4.28%) Node.js
4 52 (3.71%) Drupal
5 40 (2.85%) IIS
6 36 (2.57%) WebSphere
7 29 (2.07%) WordPress
8 28 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
9 23 (1.64%) Tomcat
10 20 (1.43%) SharePoint 2013
11 16 (1.14%) WebSphere Application Server
12 15 (1.07%) SharePoint Server
13 14 (1.00%) WebLogic
14 13 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
15 12 (0.86%) Joomla!
15 12 (0.86%) Sitecore CMS
16 11 (0.78%) Elasticsearch
17 10 (0.71%) ColdFusion
18 8 (0.57%) TeamSite
Applications
1 75 (5.35%) MS Excel
2 73 (5.20%) Photoshop
3 43 (3.06%) Adobe Illustrator
4 35 (2.49%) MS Office
5 19 (1.35%) InfoPath
6 9 (0.64%) OmniGraffle
6 9 (0.64%) Fireworks
7 6 (0.43%) Adobe Captivate
8 4 (0.29%) PaintShop Pro
9 3 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
9 3 (0.21%) MS Visio
10 1 (0.071%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.071%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.071%) Simulink
10 1 (0.071%) InDesign
10 1 (0.071%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 67 (4.78%) Oracle EBS
2 37 (2.64%) Dynamics CRM
3 11 (0.78%) Magento
4 9 (0.64%) Dynamics NAV
5 8 (0.57%) Remedy ITSM
6 6 (0.43%) Google Analytics
7 5 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 5 (0.36%) WebTrends
8 2 (0.14%) SAP SD
8 2 (0.14%) Exstream
9 1 (0.071%) Oracle CRM
9 1 (0.071%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 30 (2.14%) SaaS
2 14 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (0.64%) GitHub
4 5 (0.36%) PaaS
5 4 (0.29%) Force.com
5 4 (0.29%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.21%) IaaS
6 3 (0.21%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (0.14%) Office 365
8 1 (0.071%) Google App Engine
8 1 (0.071%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.071%) Heroku
8 1 (0.071%) Rackspace Cloud
8 1 (0.071%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 66 (4.70%) TCP/IP
2 59 (4.21%) HTTP
3 45 (3.21%) HTTPS
4 41 (2.92%) Internet
5 28 (2.00%) SSL
5 28 (2.00%) DNS
6 27 (1.92%) SAN
7 16 (1.14%) Intranet
7 16 (1.14%) Wireshark
8 9 (0.64%) FTP
8 9 (0.64%) LDAP
9 8 (0.57%) VPN
10 4 (0.29%) AMQP
10 4 (0.29%) Modbus
11 3 (0.21%) Kerberos
12 2 (0.14%) SNMP
12 2 (0.14%) PBX
12 2 (0.14%) VoIP
12 2 (0.14%) SSH
12 2 (0.14%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 282 (20.10%) SQL Server
2 138 (9.84%) MySQL
3 80 (5.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 62 (4.42%) Relational Database
5 50 (3.56%) Oracle Reports
6 46 (3.28%) SQL Server 2012
7 38 (2.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 27 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
8 27 (1.92%) MongoDB
9 24 (1.71%) Oracle Database
10 23 (1.64%) NoSQL
11 19 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 18 (1.28%) Redis
13 17 (1.21%) Big Data
14 16 (1.14%) Apache Cassandra
14 16 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
14 16 (1.14%) Oracle Database 11g
15 15 (1.07%) Oracle Database 10g
16 14 (1.00%) DB2
17 13 (0.93%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 127 (9.05%) Subversion
2 111 (7.91%) Git (software)
3 82 (5.84%) Visual Studio
4 78 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
5 76 (5.42%) QuickTest Pro
6 74 (5.27%) Jenkins
7 38 (2.71%) Eclipse
8 35 (2.49%) Jasmine
9 30 (2.14%) Selenium
10 26 (1.85%) Maven
10 26 (1.85%) Grunt
11 25 (1.78%) JIRA
12 24 (1.71%) LoadRunner
12 24 (1.71%) JUnit
13 20 (1.43%) Dreamweaver
13 20 (1.43%) Hudson
14 19 (1.35%) Ant
15 17 (1.21%) NUnit
16 14 (1.00%) PHPUnit
17 13 (0.93%) QUnit
General
1 135 (9.62%) Finance
2 38 (2.71%) Retail
3 36 (2.57%) Marketing
4 28 (2.00%) Telecoms
5 18 (1.28%) Banking
6 17 (1.21%) Legal
7 15 (1.07%) Manufacturing
7 15 (1.07%) Advertising
8 14 (1.00%) Publishing
8 14 (1.00%) Games
9 8 (0.57%) Electronics
9 8 (0.57%) Spanish Language
10 7 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
10 7 (0.50%) Military
11 4 (0.29%) Multimedia
11 4 (0.29%) Korean Language
12 3 (0.21%) Portuguese Language
12 3 (0.21%) Italian Language
12 3 (0.21%) Japanese Language
12 3 (0.21%) Danish Language
Job Titles
1 1056 (75.27%) Developer
2 193 (13.76%) .NET Developer
3 180 (12.83%) Web Developer
4 169 (12.05%) Front-End Developer
5 149 (10.62%) JavaScript Developer
6 107 (7.63%) C# Developer
7 82 (5.84%) Java Developer
8 80 (5.70%) PHP Developer
9 77 (5.49%) C# .NET Developer
10 76 (5.42%) ASP.NET Developer
11 67 (4.78%) Analyst
12 60 (4.28%) Consultant
13 56 (3.99%) Senior Developer
14 52 (3.71%) UI Developer
15 48 (3.42%) UI Programmer
15 48 (3.42%) Test Analyst
15 48 (3.42%) Python Developer
16 46 (3.28%) Designer
17 45 (3.21%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 34 (2.42%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1073 (76.48%) HTML
2 848 (60.44%) CSS
3 545 (38.85%) jQuery
4 536 (38.20%) .NET
5 411 (29.29%) ASP.NET
6 389 (27.73%) HTML5
7 257 (18.32%) XML
8 230 (16.39%) CSS3
9 224 (15.97%) Ajax
10 205 (14.61%) Web Services
11 196 (13.97%) JSP
12 136 (9.69%) AngularJS
13 124 (8.84%) ASP.NET MVC
14 109 (7.77%) JSON
15 105 (7.48%) WCF
16 98 (6.99%) Backbone.js
17 84 (5.99%) Spring
18 77 (5.49%) .NET Framework
19 71 (5.06%) REST
20 69 (4.92%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 81 (5.77%) Mobile App
2 63 (4.49%) Enterprise Software
3 59 (4.21%) Open Source
4 46 (3.28%) Computer Science
5 42 (2.99%) W3C
6 32 (2.28%) Graphic Design
7 19 (1.35%) Wiki
8 18 (1.28%) N-Tier
9 15 (1.07%) E-Learning
9 15 (1.07%) Digital Media
10 13 (0.93%) iPad
11 12 (0.86%) Mathematics
12 11 (0.78%) Management Information System
13 10 (0.71%) Visualisation
14 9 (0.64%) Blackberry
15 8 (0.57%) Client/Server
15 8 (0.57%) SCORM
15 8 (0.57%) CMDB
16 7 (0.50%) Social Media
17 6 (0.43%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 173 (12.33%) Linux
2 164 (11.69%) Windows
3 156 (11.12%) UNIX
4 57 (4.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 56 (3.99%) Windows Server 2003
6 52 (3.71%) Apple iOS
7 45 (3.21%) Android
8 42 (2.99%) Windows XP
9 39 (2.78%) Windows 2000
10 16 (1.14%) Windows 7
11 10 (0.71%) AIX
12 6 (0.43%) CentOS
12 6 (0.43%) Windows 8
13 5 (0.36%) Oracle Linux
13 5 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 4 (0.29%) Ubuntu
15 2 (0.14%) Windows Mobile
15 2 (0.14%) Solaris
15 2 (0.14%) Debian
15 2 (0.14%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 291 (20.74%) MVC
2 194 (13.83%) Agile Software Development
3 187 (13.33%) Web Development
4 149 (10.62%) OO
5 145 (10.33%) TDD
6 107 (7.63%) CRM
7 102 (7.27%) Scrum
8 97 (6.91%) Web Design
8 97 (6.91%) E-Commerce
9 95 (6.77%) Responsive Web Design
10 89 (6.34%) Continuous Integration
11 81 (5.77%) Unit Testing
12 75 (5.35%) BDD
13 74 (5.27%) OOP
14 69 (4.92%) Workflow
15 66 (4.70%) Knowledge Management
16 60 (4.28%) Test Automation
17 57 (4.06%) Test Scripting
17 57 (4.06%) Project Management
18 53 (3.78%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 402 (28.65%) C#
2 304 (21.67%) SQL
3 210 (14.97%) Java
4 183 (13.04%) PHP
5 86 (6.13%) VB
6 82 (5.84%) VB.NET
7 80 (5.70%) Python
8 67 (4.78%) T-SQL
9 48 (3.42%) PL/SQL
10 30 (2.14%) Ruby
11 29 (2.07%) PowerShell
12 27 (1.92%) Perl
13 26 (1.85%) C
14 25 (1.78%) Objective-C
14 25 (1.78%) PHP5
15 21 (1.50%) C++
16 18 (1.28%) VB6
17 17 (1.21%) VBScript
18 12 (0.86%) ActionScript
18 12 (0.86%) VBA
Qualifications
1 188 (13.40%) Security Cleared
2 154 (10.98%) SC Cleared
3 134 (9.55%) ISTQB
4 95 (6.77%) Degree
5 67 (4.78%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 64 (4.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 49 (3.49%) DV Cleared
8 35 (2.49%) Microsoft Certification
9 19 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
10 18 (1.28%) MCITP
11 11 (0.78%) ISEB
12 9 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
13 8 (0.57%) Sun Certification
14 7 (0.50%) MCSE
15 6 (0.43%) CCNA
16 4 (0.29%) CCNP
17 3 (0.21%) MCP
17 3 (0.21%) OCPJP
18 2 (0.14%) MCPD
19 1 (0.071%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (2.07%) QA
2 10 (0.71%) WCAG
3 7 (0.50%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.36%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.29%) SLA
6 3 (0.21%) HL7
7 1 (0.071%) WAI
System Software
1 16 (1.14%) Nmap
2 6 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.36%) VMware ESX
4 4 (0.29%) vCloud
5 3 (0.21%) VirtualBox
5 3 (0.21%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 56 (3.99%) HP Quality Center
2 18 (1.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 16 (1.14%) Nessus
3 16 (1.14%) Puppet
4 9 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (0.57%) HP UCMDB
6 6 (0.43%) Vagrant
6 6 (0.43%) Ansible
7 2 (0.14%) SCOM
8 1 (0.071%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.071%) Capistrano
8 1 (0.071%) WMI
8 1 (0.071%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 253 (18.03%) Oracle
2 249 (17.75%) Microsoft
3 149 (10.62%) HP
4 46 (3.28%) Adobe
5 23 (1.64%) ServiceNow
6 21 (1.50%) Sencha
6 21 (1.50%) Twitter
7 20 (1.43%) Citrix
8 19 (1.35%) IBM
9 17 (1.21%) JBoss
10 16 (1.14%) Google
11 15 (1.07%) Zend
12 14 (1.00%) Cisco
13 13 (0.93%) Sitecore
14 12 (0.86%) SAP
15 11 (0.78%) VMware
16 10 (0.71%) Yahoo!
16 10 (0.71%) Salesforce.com
17 8 (0.57%) Remedy
17 8 (0.57%) BMC
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: market rate
Posted: 10 hours ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Rate: £200 - £240 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 13 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Santander
Rate: £25000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per day + Market Rates
Posted: 20 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Rate: £200 - £220 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Weybridge, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Yoh Company
Rate: £290 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Gosport, Hampshire
ARM Utilities
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
Logic Engagements Ltd
Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Stott & May
Rate: From £300 to £400 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: 280-320
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Expert Employment
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Oxbridge Answers
Rate: Excellent market rates
Posted: 4 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Talent International
Posted: 4 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
LA International
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Rate: Good Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago