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 6 December 2016 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 10 12 16
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 755 929 798
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 9.59% 9.88% 8.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.39% 28.75% 24.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 452 614 498
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 9
Median hourly rate £40.00 £34.38 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.36% +37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £27.50 £22.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.75 £40.50 £31.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.25 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+14.16% -7.69%
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
2659 3231 3200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 33.79% 34.36% 32.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1568 1976 1880
Median daily rate £400 £380 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +7.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £280 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 147 105
Median hourly rate £41.00 £38.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.49% -3.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.70 £17.35 £15.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £55.00 £48.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 6 December 2016.

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 6 December 2016.

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 6 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +9 163 £389 +2.30% 46
Hampshire 0 142 £400 +17.64% 96
Oxfordshire -2 104 £425 +6.25% 43
Surrey -7 82 £388 -7.73% 45
Buckinghamshire +9 70 £340 -4.22% 28
East Sussex 0 69 £300 -11.43% 29
West Sussex +3 59 £375 +6.38% 24
Middlesex +14 25 £399 +13.92% 6
Kent -11 25 £350 +7.69% 14
Sussex +1 6 £350 -17.64%
M4 Corridor - 3 - -
Home Counties - 3 - -
JavaScript
England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, 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 1018 (64.47%) HTML
2 911 (57.69%) CSS
3 663 (41.99%) Agile Software Development
4 543 (34.39%) AngularJS
5 438 (27.74%) .NET
6 434 (27.49%) SQL
7 429 (27.17%) jQuery
8 405 (25.65%) Java
9 401 (25.40%) C#
10 395 (25.02%) HTML5
11 371 (23.50%) MVC
12 315 (19.95%) Web Development
13 302 (19.13%) CSS3
14 288 (18.24%) XML
15 286 (18.11%) ASP.NET
16 271 (17.16%) Front End Development
17 269 (17.04%) Scrum
18 267 (16.91%) SQL Server
19 238 (15.07%) Web Services
20 229 (14.50%) TDD
21 224 (14.19%) Git (software)
22 218 (13.81%) PHP
23 205 (12.98%) Oracle
23 205 (12.98%) Linux
24 200 (12.67%) JSON
25 194 (12.29%) Spring
26 191 (12.10%) Node.js
27 169 (10.70%) Continuous Integration
28 154 (9.75%) Ajax
29 153 (9.69%) 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
1 108 (6.84%) Tomcat
2 88 (5.57%) CMS
3 85 (5.38%) Apache
4 77 (4.88%) Elasticsearch
5 57 (3.61%) IIS
6 48 (3.04%) SharePoint
7 47 (2.98%) WebLogic
8 32 (2.03%) Umbraco
9 29 (1.84%) Confluence
10 26 (1.65%) WebSphere
11 25 (1.58%) JBoss
12 24 (1.52%) WordPress
13 22 (1.39%) nginx
14 21 (1.33%) Drupal
15 20 (1.27%) SharePoint 2013
16 18 (1.14%) Jetty
17 16 (1.01%) BizTalk Server
18 15 (0.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
19 14 (0.89%) Apache Solr
19 14 (0.89%) Moodle
Applications
1 49 (3.10%) MS Excel
2 40 (2.53%) Photoshop
3 24 (1.52%) Adobe Illustrator
4 21 (1.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 12 (0.76%) InDesign
6 9 (0.57%) MS Office
7 6 (0.38%) GIMP
8 4 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
9 2 (0.13%) Adobe After Effects
9 2 (0.13%) Adobe Premiere
9 2 (0.13%) Edge Animate
9 2 (0.13%) Fireworks
9 2 (0.13%) MS Visio
9 2 (0.13%) OmniGraffle
10 1 (0.063%) Chatbot
10 1 (0.063%) InVision
10 1 (0.063%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 32 (2.03%) Magento
2 22 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
3 15 (0.95%) Oracle BPM
4 14 (0.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 11 (0.70%) Remedy ITSM
6 10 (0.63%) Adobe Campaign
7 9 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
8 8 (0.51%) Fredhopper
9 3 (0.19%) SessionCam
10 2 (0.13%) Sage 200
11 1 (0.063%) Eloqua
11 1 (0.063%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
11 1 (0.063%) nopCommerce
11 1 (0.063%) OpenText Process Suite
11 1 (0.063%) Oracle Applications
11 1 (0.063%) Oracle EBS
11 1 (0.063%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 141 (8.93%) Amazon AWS
2 122 (7.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 74 (4.69%) GitHub
4 64 (4.05%) Cloud Computing
5 25 (1.58%) PaaS
6 22 (1.39%) SaaS
7 14 (0.89%) Office 365
8 12 (0.76%) IaaS
9 11 (0.70%) Amazon Kinesis
9 11 (0.70%) AWS CloudFormation
10 10 (0.63%) AWS Lambda
11 9 (0.57%) Google Analytics
12 7 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
13 6 (0.38%) Adobe Analytics
13 6 (0.38%) Boomi
14 5 (0.32%) Google Cloud Platform
15 4 (0.25%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 4 (0.25%) Google App Engine
15 4 (0.25%) Heroku
16 3 (0.19%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 54 (3.42%) HTTP
2 34 (2.15%) Internet
3 27 (1.71%) LDAP
4 22 (1.39%) DNS
5 20 (1.27%) Network Security
6 18 (1.14%) TCP/IP
7 11 (0.70%) HTTPS
7 11 (0.70%) SNMP
8 9 (0.57%) Kerberos
9 8 (0.51%) Firewall
9 8 (0.51%) SSH
9 8 (0.51%) SSL
10 7 (0.44%) FTP
10 7 (0.44%) Intranet
10 7 (0.44%) SAN
11 5 (0.32%) AMQP
11 5 (0.32%) Telnet
12 2 (0.13%) Ethernet
12 2 (0.13%) ICMP
12 2 (0.13%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 267 (16.91%) SQL Server
2 148 (9.37%) MySQL
3 122 (7.73%) MongoDB
4 105 (6.65%) NoSQL
5 98 (6.21%) Relational Database
6 66 (4.18%) Oracle Database
7 55 (3.48%) SQL Server 2008
8 48 (3.04%) PostgreSQL
9 43 (2.72%) Couchbase
10 40 (2.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 35 (2.22%) RDBMS
12 33 (2.09%) Oracle Database 11g
13 32 (2.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 26 (1.65%) Oracle BI Publisher
15 25 (1.58%) Oracle Database 10g
16 20 (1.27%) Oracle BI EE
17 18 (1.14%) DB2
17 18 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
18 16 (1.01%) Oracle Database 12c
19 12 (0.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 224 (14.19%) Git (software)
2 112 (7.09%) Jenkins
3 104 (6.59%) Selenium
3 104 (6.59%) Subversion
4 96 (6.08%) Maven
5 95 (6.02%) Team Foundation Server
6 93 (5.89%) Visual Studio
7 85 (5.38%) JUnit
8 83 (5.26%) Cucumber
9 63 (3.99%) JIRA
10 59 (3.74%) Grunt
11 55 (3.48%) Mockito
11 55 (3.48%) TeamCity
12 46 (2.91%) gulp
12 46 (2.91%) Jasmine
13 38 (2.41%) Gradle
13 38 (2.41%) Spock
14 36 (2.28%) Oracle APEX
15 28 (1.77%) Ant
16 25 (1.58%) Eclipse
General
1 123 (7.79%) Finance
2 76 (4.81%) Marketing
3 49 (3.10%) Publishing
4 35 (2.22%) Retail
5 34 (2.15%) Telecoms
6 21 (1.33%) Manufacturing
7 16 (1.01%) Advertising
7 16 (1.01%) Military
8 15 (0.95%) Electronics
9 14 (0.89%) Banking
10 12 (0.76%) Legal
11 9 (0.57%) Games
11 9 (0.57%) Spanish Language
12 8 (0.51%) French Language
12 8 (0.51%) German Language
12 8 (0.51%) Italian Language
13 7 (0.44%) Back Office
13 7 (0.44%) Financial Institution
14 4 (0.25%) Billing
14 4 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1300 (82.33%) Developer
2 270 (17.10%) JavaScript Developer
3 253 (16.02%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 237 (15.01%) .NET Developer
5 214 (13.55%) Java Developer
6 144 (9.12%) C# Developer
7 134 (8.49%) Web Developer
8 120 (7.60%) Angular Developer
9 114 (7.22%) HTML Developer
10 106 (6.71%) C# .NET Developer
11 97 (6.14%) PHP Developer
12 78 (4.94%) HTML CSS Developer
13 77 (4.88%) UI Developer
14 75 (4.75%) Agile Developer
15 70 (4.43%) Full Stack Developer
15 70 (4.43%) Senior Developer
16 62 (3.93%) ASP.NET Developer
17 54 (3.42%) SQL Developer
18 52 (3.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
19 51 (3.23%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1018 (64.47%) HTML
2 911 (57.69%) CSS
3 543 (34.39%) AngularJS
4 438 (27.74%) .NET
5 429 (27.17%) jQuery
6 395 (25.02%) HTML5
7 302 (19.13%) CSS3
8 288 (18.24%) XML
9 286 (18.11%) ASP.NET
10 238 (15.07%) Web Services
11 200 (12.67%) JSON
12 194 (12.29%) Spring
13 191 (12.10%) Node.js
14 154 (9.75%) Ajax
15 152 (9.63%) RESTful
16 138 (8.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 135 (8.55%) React
18 125 (7.92%) .NET Framework
19 122 (7.73%) Sass
20 121 (7.66%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 137 (8.68%) User Experience
2 50 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
3 37 (2.34%) Computer Science
4 27 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
4 27 (1.71%) Mobile App
5 24 (1.52%) N-Tier
6 23 (1.46%) Visualisation
7 22 (1.39%) Digital Media
8 21 (1.33%) Management Information System
9 17 (1.08%) Mathematics
10 16 (1.01%) Algorithms
11 14 (0.89%) CMDB
11 14 (0.89%) Data Structures
12 9 (0.57%) W3C
13 8 (0.51%) Inversion of Control
14 7 (0.44%) Data Integration
15 6 (0.38%) Virtual Team
16 5 (0.32%) Blog
16 5 (0.32%) iPad
17 4 (0.25%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 205 (12.98%) Linux
2 138 (8.74%) Windows
3 113 (7.16%) Unix
4 35 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 26 (1.65%) Android
6 21 (1.33%) Apple iOS
7 18 (1.14%) Solaris
8 16 (1.01%) Oracle Linux
8 16 (1.01%) Windows Server
9 14 (0.89%) CentOS
9 14 (0.89%) Mac OS X
10 13 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (0.63%) AIX
11 10 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
12 8 (0.51%) Ubuntu
13 5 (0.32%) Debian
13 5 (0.32%) Windows Mobile
14 3 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
15 2 (0.13%) SUSE
15 2 (0.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 663 (41.99%) Agile Software Development
2 371 (23.50%) MVC
3 315 (19.95%) Web Development
4 271 (17.16%) Front End Development
5 269 (17.04%) Scrum
6 229 (14.50%) TDD
7 169 (10.70%) Continuous Integration
8 128 (8.11%) E-Commerce
8 128 (8.11%) OO
9 124 (7.85%) Kanban
10 97 (6.14%) BDD
11 88 (5.57%) Open Source
12 80 (5.07%) SDLC
12 80 (5.07%) Software Engineering
13 75 (4.75%) Unit Testing
14 69 (4.37%) Responsive Web Design
15 64 (4.05%) ITIL
16 63 (3.99%) Configuration Management
17 59 (3.74%) DevOps
18 57 (3.61%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 434 (27.49%) SQL
2 405 (25.65%) Java
3 401 (25.40%) C#
4 218 (13.81%) PHP
5 121 (7.66%) Python
6 77 (4.88%) Ruby
7 69 (4.37%) Perl
8 62 (3.93%) T-SQL
9 51 (3.23%) PL/SQL
9 51 (3.23%) Scala
10 50 (3.17%) C++
11 47 (2.98%) VB.NET
12 46 (2.91%) Bash Shell
13 43 (2.72%) VB
14 40 (2.53%) PowerShell
14 40 (2.53%) Shell Script
15 35 (2.22%) TypeScript
16 26 (1.65%) C
16 26 (1.65%) XPath
17 22 (1.39%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 137 (8.68%) Security Cleared
2 112 (7.09%) SC Cleared
3 56 (3.55%) Degree
4 16 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (0.95%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (0.95%) ISTQB
6 14 (0.89%) DV Cleared
6 14 (0.89%) ISEB
7 10 (0.63%) CCNP
8 8 (0.51%) DBS Check
9 7 (0.44%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 6 (0.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 5 (0.32%) MCSE
12 4 (0.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 3 (0.19%) CCNA
14 2 (0.13%) BC Cleared
14 2 (0.13%) HND
14 2 (0.13%) MCITP
14 2 (0.13%) RHCA
14 2 (0.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (4.50%) QA
2 14 (0.89%) SLA
3 7 (0.44%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.13%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.13%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.13%) SDET
5 2 (0.13%) WCAG
6 1 (0.063%) Actionable Recommendations
6 1 (0.063%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.063%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.063%) WAI
System Software
1 51 (3.23%) Docker
2 13 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (0.76%) Active Directory
4 8 (0.51%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (0.25%) VMware ESX
6 4 (0.25%) vSphere
7 3 (0.19%) Xen
8 2 (0.13%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.063%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.063%) HDFS
9 1 (0.063%) Time Sharing Option
9 1 (0.063%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 26 (1.65%) Ansible
2 21 (1.33%) Kubernetes
3 20 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
4 18 (1.14%) Puppet
5 7 (0.44%) TeamSite
6 5 (0.32%) SCOM
6 5 (0.32%) WMI
7 4 (0.25%) HP Operations Orchestration
8 3 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (0.19%) SELinux
8 3 (0.19%) Unicenter
9 2 (0.13%) logstash
10 1 (0.063%) Grafana
10 1 (0.063%) Hadoop YARN
10 1 (0.063%) HP Fortify
10 1 (0.063%) Kibana
10 1 (0.063%) Microsoft Clustering
10 1 (0.063%) Nexpose
10 1 (0.063%) OpenView
10 1 (0.063%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 205 (12.98%) Oracle
2 153 (9.69%) Microsoft
3 54 (3.42%) Adobe
4 46 (2.91%) ServiceNow
5 26 (1.65%) Red Hat
6 23 (1.46%) VMware
7 22 (1.39%) Google
8 21 (1.33%) IBM
8 21 (1.33%) SAP
9 20 (1.27%) Xamarin
10 19 (1.20%) EPiServer
11 18 (1.14%) Sitecore
12 16 (1.01%) HP
13 13 (0.82%) DevExpress
13 13 (0.82%) hybris
13 13 (0.82%) Twitter
14 11 (0.70%) Remedy
15 10 (0.63%) BMC
16 8 (0.51%) F5
16 8 (0.51%) Splunk
Reading, Berkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
South East
Avion Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £275 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
CPS Group UK
Rate: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Rate: 350
Posted: 22 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
J & C Associates Ltd
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £350 - £355 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: to £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per day + Market Rate
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £300 - £450 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Premier IT
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Synergize Consulting
Posted: 6 days ago
South East
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton
Revolution Technology
Rate: £275 - £350 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Maidenhead
People Source Consulting
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
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Networkers
Rate: £45.87 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
Andover
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 25 days ago
West Sussex
Bentley Whitaker
Rate: £325 - £400 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Andover
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
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