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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 14 16 22
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +6
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 766 792 613
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 8.95% 8.30% 7.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.40% 24.82% 22.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 544 462 335
Average daily rate £370 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £477 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 12 1
Average hourly rate £43.75 £23.75 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+84.21% -44.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+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
2902 3191 2780
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 33.89% 33.44% 32.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1875 1783 1449
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 118 134
Average hourly rate £44.00 £35.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.71% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £17.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.55 £45.40 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +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 12 February 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 12 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the South East region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(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
Berkshire -4 152 £375 +7.14% 82
Surrey +2 124 £415 +3.75% 86
Oxfordshire +23 109 £400 +45.45% 62
Hampshire -15 99 £350 - 110
Buckinghamshire +5 93 £355 +10.93% 50
East Sussex +2 76 £336 +16.95% 30
Kent +6 69 £338 -3.57% 29
West Sussex -9 31 £344 +5.76% 24
Middlesex -15 8 £351 -12.18% 5
Sussex 0 3 £325 -13.33%
JavaScript
England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 1175 (69.08%) HTML
2 1061 (62.38%) CSS
3 710 (41.74%) Agile Software Development
4 607 (35.68%) jQuery
5 506 (29.75%) .NET
6 492 (28.92%) HTML5
7 480 (28.22%) AngularJS
8 462 (27.16%) C#
9 435 (25.57%) MVC
10 415 (24.40%) Java
11 355 (20.87%) SQL
12 343 (20.16%) ASP.NET
13 319 (18.75%) Front End Development
14 305 (17.93%) CSS3
15 287 (16.87%) Linux
16 276 (16.23%) SQL Server
17 267 (15.70%) PHP
18 263 (15.46%) TDD
19 258 (15.17%) XML
20 252 (14.81%) Node.js
21 231 (13.58%) OO
22 229 (13.46%) Web Services
23 221 (12.99%) Git (software)
24 219 (12.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
25 207 (12.17%) Oracle
26 195 (11.46%) Scrum
26 195 (11.46%) User Experience
27 174 (10.23%) ASP.NET MVC
28 173 (10.17%) Web Development
28 173 (10.17%) Microsoft

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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
1 252 (14.81%) Node.js
2 100 (5.88%) WebLogic
3 93 (5.47%) CMS
4 83 (4.88%) Apache
5 76 (4.47%) IIS
6 61 (3.59%) SharePoint
7 55 (3.23%) WebSphere
8 35 (2.06%) WordPress
9 32 (1.88%) Tomcat
10 31 (1.82%) Drupal
11 29 (1.70%) SharePoint 2013
12 27 (1.59%) Elasticsearch
13 23 (1.35%) Moodle
14 19 (1.12%) JBoss
15 15 (0.88%) Sitecore CMS
15 15 (0.88%) Umbraco
16 13 (0.76%) Confluence
17 12 (0.71%) Joomla!
17 12 (0.71%) nginx
17 12 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 72 (4.23%) Photoshop
2 51 (3.00%) MS Excel
3 22 (1.29%) Adobe Illustrator
4 15 (0.88%) MS Office
5 9 (0.53%) GIMP
6 8 (0.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 5 (0.29%) Fireworks
7 5 (0.29%) InfoPath
8 4 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
9 2 (0.12%) 3ds Max
9 2 (0.12%) Acrobat
9 2 (0.12%) MS Project
9 2 (0.12%) OmniGraffle
10 1 (0.059%) Adobe Premiere
10 1 (0.059%) InDesign
10 1 (0.059%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 60 (3.53%) Magento
2 23 (1.35%) OpenText Process Suite
3 14 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
4 10 (0.59%) BigMachines
4 10 (0.59%) Eloqua
4 10 (0.59%) Oracle EBS
5 8 (0.47%) Oracle BPM
6 4 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
6 4 (0.24%) Fredhopper
6 4 (0.24%) Odoo
6 4 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.12%) Maximo
7 2 (0.12%) Shopify
7 2 (0.12%) WebTrends
8 1 (0.059%) Adobe Campaign
8 1 (0.059%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.059%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 93 (5.47%) Amazon AWS
2 55 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 49 (2.88%) GitHub
4 26 (1.53%) Google Analytics
4 26 (1.53%) SaaS
5 24 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
6 22 (1.29%) Adobe Analytics
7 14 (0.82%) Amazon EC2
7 14 (0.82%) Force.com
8 12 (0.71%) Google Tag Manager
9 11 (0.65%) Office 365
10 6 (0.35%) PaaS
11 4 (0.24%) Heroku
12 3 (0.18%) MailChimp
13 2 (0.12%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 2 (0.12%) Google App Engine
13 2 (0.12%) Google Cloud Platform
13 2 (0.12%) Route 53
13 2 (0.12%) Sage Pay
13 2 (0.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 55 (3.23%) HTTP
2 41 (2.41%) Internet
3 36 (2.12%) TCP/IP
4 35 (2.06%) Intranet
5 15 (0.88%) LDAP
6 12 (0.71%) SAN
7 8 (0.47%) DNS
7 8 (0.47%) FTP
8 7 (0.41%) SMTP
9 5 (0.29%) VLAN
10 4 (0.24%) SNMP
11 3 (0.18%) CHAP
11 3 (0.18%) Firewall
11 3 (0.18%) SSL
12 2 (0.12%) Asterisk PBX
12 2 (0.12%) DVB
12 2 (0.12%) VoIP
13 1 (0.059%) AMQP
13 1 (0.059%) NetScaler
13 1 (0.059%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 276 (16.23%) SQL Server
2 145 (8.52%) MySQL
3 138 (8.11%) NoSQL
4 129 (7.58%) MongoDB
5 106 (6.23%) Relational Database
6 70 (4.12%) Oracle Database
7 63 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
8 57 (3.35%) SQL Server 2008
9 51 (3.00%) Big Data
9 51 (3.00%) Hadoop
10 33 (1.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 32 (1.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 30 (1.76%) Oracle Database 10g
13 29 (1.70%) SQL Server 2012
14 26 (1.53%) Data Warehouse
15 24 (1.41%) RDBMS
16 20 (1.18%) Oracle Database 12c
17 18 (1.06%) DB2
17 18 (1.06%) Oracle BI Publisher
18 17 (1.00%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 221 (12.99%) Git (software)
2 149 (8.76%) Subversion
3 86 (5.06%) Selenium
4 81 (4.76%) Visual Studio
5 76 (4.47%) Team Foundation Server
6 75 (4.41%) Grunt
7 74 (4.35%) Jenkins
8 65 (3.82%) Ant
9 64 (3.76%) JIRA
10 57 (3.35%) gulp
10 57 (3.35%) Maven
11 54 (3.17%) Jasmine
12 48 (2.82%) Eclipse
13 44 (2.59%) Cucumber
14 35 (2.06%) Oracle APEX
14 35 (2.06%) Toad
15 33 (1.94%) TeamCity
16 29 (1.70%) NUnit
17 25 (1.47%) Karma Test Runner
18 20 (1.18%) Bower
General
1 165 (9.70%) Finance
2 68 (4.00%) Publishing
3 58 (3.41%) Marketing
4 42 (2.47%) Banking
5 40 (2.35%) Retail
6 34 (2.00%) Telecoms
7 24 (1.41%) Military
8 12 (0.71%) Manufacturing
9 11 (0.65%) Investment Banking
10 9 (0.53%) Legal
11 7 (0.41%) Electronics
11 7 (0.41%) Spanish Language
12 4 (0.24%) Back Office
12 4 (0.24%) Billing
12 4 (0.24%) Front Office
12 4 (0.24%) Multimedia
13 3 (0.18%) Advertising
13 3 (0.18%) Games
13 3 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.12%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1371 (80.60%) Developer
2 382 (22.46%) JavaScript Developer
3 271 (15.93%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 260 (15.29%) .NET Developer
5 207 (12.17%) C# Developer
6 200 (11.76%) HTML Developer
7 187 (10.99%) Web Developer
8 162 (9.52%) C# .NET Developer
9 159 (9.35%) HTML CSS Developer
10 149 (8.76%) Java Developer
11 148 (8.70%) Senior Developer
12 122 (7.17%) Angular Developer
13 116 (6.82%) ASP.NET Developer
13 116 (6.82%) PHP Developer
14 110 (6.47%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 82 (4.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 73 (4.29%) Node.js Developer
17 65 (3.82%) Analyst
18 57 (3.35%) Architect
19 55 (3.23%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1175 (69.08%) HTML
2 1061 (62.38%) CSS
3 607 (35.68%) jQuery
4 506 (29.75%) .NET
5 492 (28.92%) HTML5
6 480 (28.22%) AngularJS
7 343 (20.16%) ASP.NET
8 305 (17.93%) CSS3
9 258 (15.17%) XML
10 229 (13.46%) Web Services
11 219 (12.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 174 (10.23%) ASP.NET MVC
13 166 (9.76%) .NET Framework
14 165 (9.70%) Sass
15 156 (9.17%) JSON
16 152 (8.94%) Ajax
17 129 (7.58%) REST
18 118 (6.94%) Entity Framework
19 111 (6.53%) Backbone.js
20 107 (6.29%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 195 (11.46%) User Experience
2 55 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 42 (2.47%) Computer Science
4 37 (2.18%) N-Tier
5 35 (2.06%) Visualisation
6 29 (1.70%) Algorithms
6 29 (1.70%) Mobile App
7 22 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
8 19 (1.12%) Animation
9 12 (0.71%) W3C
10 10 (0.59%) Mathematics
10 10 (0.59%) NHS
11 9 (0.53%) Management Information System
12 8 (0.47%) Data Centre
12 8 (0.47%) Motion Graphics
13 7 (0.41%) Clustering
13 7 (0.41%) Social Media
13 7 (0.41%) Statistics
14 6 (0.35%) Client/Server
14 6 (0.35%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 287 (16.87%) Linux
2 168 (9.88%) Windows
3 144 (8.47%) Unix
4 56 (3.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 44 (2.59%) Windows Server
6 39 (2.29%) Android
6 39 (2.29%) Apple iOS
7 33 (1.94%) Windows Server 2008
8 29 (1.70%) CentOS
9 24 (1.41%) Ubuntu
10 18 (1.06%) AIX
11 16 (0.94%) Oracle Linux
12 14 (0.82%) Solaris
13 13 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
14 11 (0.65%) Mac OS X
15 6 (0.35%) Windows Phone
16 5 (0.29%) Debian
16 5 (0.29%) zOS
17 4 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
18 3 (0.18%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 710 (41.74%) Agile Software Development
2 435 (25.57%) MVC
3 319 (18.75%) Front End Development
4 263 (15.46%) TDD
5 231 (13.58%) OO
6 195 (11.46%) Scrum
7 173 (10.17%) Web Development
8 163 (9.58%) E-Commerce
9 116 (6.82%) Responsive Web Design
10 115 (6.76%) BDD
11 108 (6.35%) Open Source
12 106 (6.23%) Unit Testing
13 105 (6.17%) Continuous Integration
14 102 (6.00%) SDLC
15 96 (5.64%) Waterfall
16 76 (4.47%) Analytics
17 75 (4.41%) Software Engineering
18 67 (3.94%) Workflow
19 65 (3.82%) Content Management
20 64 (3.76%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 462 (27.16%) C#
2 415 (24.40%) Java
3 355 (20.87%) SQL
4 267 (15.70%) PHP
5 170 (9.99%) Python
6 89 (5.23%) PL/SQL
6 89 (5.23%) Ruby
7 87 (5.11%) Shell Script
8 49 (2.88%) T-SQL
9 47 (2.76%) PowerShell
10 38 (2.23%) VB
11 35 (2.06%) Perl
12 33 (1.94%) VB.NET
13 32 (1.88%) C
14 30 (1.76%) C++
15 26 (1.53%) Bash Shell
16 25 (1.47%) TypeScript
17 24 (1.41%) Apex Code
17 24 (1.41%) ES6
18 23 (1.35%) Scala
Qualifications
1 124 (7.29%) Security Cleared
2 110 (6.47%) SC Cleared
3 97 (5.70%) Degree
4 31 (1.82%) ISTQB
5 23 (1.35%) DV Cleared
6 18 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
7 17 (1.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 15 (0.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 13 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
10 12 (0.71%) ISEB
11 10 (0.59%) MCITP
12 8 (0.47%) CCNP
13 6 (0.35%) MCSD
14 5 (0.29%) LPIC
14 5 (0.29%) MCAD
14 5 (0.29%) MCTS
14 5 (0.29%) RHCT
14 5 (0.29%) Sun Certification
15 3 (0.18%) PhD
16 2 (0.12%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (2.29%) QA
2 10 (0.59%) SLA
3 9 (0.53%) Disclosure Scotland
4 5 (0.29%) HL7
5 3 (0.18%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.18%) WCAG
6 2 (0.12%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 2 (0.12%) ISO 8583
7 1 (0.059%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.059%) SDET
System Software
1 25 (1.47%) Docker
2 17 (1.00%) Active Directory
3 15 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (0.18%) VirtualBox
6 2 (0.12%) GPFS
6 2 (0.12%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.12%) Xen
6 2 (0.12%) zsh
7 1 (0.059%) Firmware
7 1 (0.059%) KVM
7 1 (0.059%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 25 (1.47%) Puppet
2 15 (0.88%) Ansible
3 13 (0.76%) Graphite
3 13 (0.76%) logstash
3 13 (0.76%) Terraform
4 9 (0.53%) Capistrano
5 7 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
6 5 (0.29%) Nagios
7 4 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (0.18%) AirWatch
9 2 (0.12%) HP Operations Orchestration
9 2 (0.12%) HP UCMDB
9 2 (0.12%) Packer
9 2 (0.12%) SCOM
10 1 (0.059%) CA Wily
10 1 (0.059%) cPanel
10 1 (0.059%) Oracle Identity Manager
10 1 (0.059%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 207 (12.17%) Oracle
2 173 (10.17%) Microsoft
3 54 (3.17%) Adobe
4 45 (2.65%) Google
5 36 (2.12%) Red Hat
6 35 (2.06%) HP
6 35 (2.06%) IBM
7 28 (1.65%) Salesforce.com
8 24 (1.41%) Sitecore
8 24 (1.41%) VMware
9 18 (1.06%) Telerik
10 17 (1.00%) Twitter
11 15 (0.88%) Zend
12 12 (0.71%) SAP
13 10 (0.59%) Siebel
14 8 (0.47%) Citrix
14 8 (0.47%) EPiServer
14 8 (0.47%) ServiceNow
15 7 (0.41%) Cisco
16 6 (0.35%) F5
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 1 hour ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Rate: £350/360/Day
Posted: 1 hour ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Posted: 8 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 9 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Hanover IT Recruitment
Rate: From £375 to £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £495 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £199 - £251 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £240 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Fleet, Hampshire
Ampersand Consulting
Rate: £275 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £250 - £350 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
Fleet, Hampshire
Oscar
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Fleet, Hampshire
Oscar
Rate: £275 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Venturi
Rate: £300 - £330 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Coded People
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Middlesex
TEKsystems
Rate: £40 - £57 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Interact Consulting
Rate: 300-400pd
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £325 - £380 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Jenrick IT
Rate: £200 - £230 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Square One Resources
Rate: Market rates
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Intapeople
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Circle Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Middlesex
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago