The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 15 15 15
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 260 227 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 8.35% 7.87% 8.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.76% 20.21% 25.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 164 124
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£350 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Average hourly rate £19.46 £13.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+49.65% -69.41%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.78 £32.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+24.29% -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 West region.

Programming Languages Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1195 1123 675
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 38.39% 38.93% 33.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 803 739 409
Average daily rate £375 £350 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £240 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 52 40
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.19 £20.06 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.25 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JavaScript across the South West region.

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in the South West

JavaScript
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript across the South West region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

JavaScript Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript across the South West region.

JavaScript Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript across the South West region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

JavaScript Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

JavaScript
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 3 July 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
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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
Bristol +14 118 £375 +7.14% 77
Devon -8 34 £375 - 12
Wiltshire -8 34 £325 - 33
Gloucestershire +11 27 £375 +1.35% 20
Somerset +13 25 £340 +13.33% 26
Dorset -13 8 £328 +14.41% 25
JavaScript
England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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.

1 389 (70.47%) HTML
2 350 (63.41%) CSS
3 236 (42.75%) .NET
4 210 (38.04%) Agile Software Development
5 195 (35.33%) jQuery
6 194 (35.14%) C#
7 170 (30.80%) MVC
8 169 (30.62%) ASP.NET
9 160 (28.99%) HTML5
10 135 (24.46%) SQL
11 134 (24.28%) Java
12 123 (22.28%) SQL Server
13 109 (19.75%) CSS3
14 102 (18.48%) AngularJS
15 92 (16.67%) TDD
16 90 (16.30%) PHP
17 88 (15.94%) ASP.NET MVC
18 83 (15.04%) Git (software)
19 80 (14.49%) Scrum
20 69 (12.50%) .NET Framework
21 66 (11.96%) Security Cleared
22 63 (11.41%) Continuous Integration
23 62 (11.23%) Node.js
23 62 (11.23%) MySQL
23 62 (11.23%) Web Services
24 59 (10.69%) XML
24 59 (10.69%) Linux
24 59 (10.69%) OO
25 57 (10.33%) Web Development
26 55 (9.96%) Microsoft

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 62 (11.23%) Node.js
2 35 (6.34%) CMS
3 31 (5.62%) SharePoint
4 25 (4.53%) Umbraco
5 24 (4.35%) Apache
6 20 (3.62%) Drupal
6 20 (3.62%) SharePoint 2013
7 14 (2.54%) WordPress
7 14 (2.54%) IIS
8 10 (1.81%) WebLogic
8 10 (1.81%) SharePoint 2010
9 9 (1.63%) Liferay
10 5 (0.91%) Elasticsearch
11 4 (0.72%) Sitecore CMS
11 4 (0.72%) Mule
11 4 (0.72%) LiveLink
12 3 (0.54%) Apache Solr
13 2 (0.36%) Confluence
13 2 (0.36%) DNN
13 2 (0.36%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (1.27%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.54%) Photoshop
2 3 (0.54%) MS Office
2 3 (0.54%) PowerPivot
3 1 (0.18%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 16 (2.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.09%) Magento
3 4 (0.72%) Summit
4 1 (0.18%) CODA-Financials
4 1 (0.18%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 25 (4.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (3.26%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (1.63%) SaaS
4 6 (1.09%) GitHub
5 4 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.18%) Force.com
7 1 (0.18%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.18%) Office 365
7 1 (0.18%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 33 (5.98%) HTTP
2 13 (2.36%) Internet
3 3 (0.54%) Intranet
4 2 (0.36%) Skype
4 2 (0.36%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.18%) Broadband
5 1 (0.18%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.18%) Extranet
5 1 (0.18%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (22.28%) SQL Server
2 62 (11.23%) MySQL
3 45 (8.15%) MongoDB
4 29 (5.25%) Relational Database
5 17 (3.08%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
7 11 (1.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (1.99%) Couchbase
7 11 (1.99%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 8 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (1.27%) NoSQL
10 5 (0.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (0.54%) Crystal Reports
12 3 (0.54%) SQL Server 2005
12 3 (0.54%) RDBMS
12 3 (0.54%) Big Data
12 3 (0.54%) Oracle Database
12 3 (0.54%) Microsoft Power View
13 2 (0.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 83 (15.04%) Git (software)
2 45 (8.15%) Subversion
3 36 (6.52%) Visual Studio
4 27 (4.89%) Maven
5 24 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
6 21 (3.80%) NUnit
7 19 (3.44%) Jenkins
7 19 (3.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 19 (3.44%) Ant
8 17 (3.08%) ClearCase
8 17 (3.08%) Cucumber
8 17 (3.08%) Apache Ivy
9 13 (2.36%) MSTest
10 12 (2.17%) PHPUnit
10 12 (2.17%) Grunt
11 10 (1.81%) Jasmine
12 9 (1.63%) JUnit
12 9 (1.63%) Selenium
13 7 (1.27%) gulp
14 6 (1.09%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 44 (7.97%) Finance
2 21 (3.80%) Marketing
3 17 (3.08%) Telecoms
4 16 (2.90%) Manufacturing
4 16 (2.90%) Retail
4 16 (2.90%) Electronics
5 5 (0.91%) Publishing
6 3 (0.54%) Advertising
7 2 (0.36%) Games
7 2 (0.36%) Law
8 1 (0.18%) Back Office
8 1 (0.18%) Military
8 1 (0.18%) Banking
8 1 (0.18%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.18%) Billing
Job Titles
1 487 (88.22%) Developer
2 136 (24.64%) .NET Developer
3 57 (10.33%) Front-End Developer
4 55 (9.96%) JavaScript Developer
5 54 (9.78%) Java Developer
6 53 (9.60%) Web Developer
7 41 (7.43%) C# Developer
8 39 (7.07%) Senior Developer
9 38 (6.88%) ASP.NET Developer
9 38 (6.88%) C# .NET Developer
10 36 (6.52%) PHP Developer
11 33 (5.98%) Software Engineer
12 32 (5.80%) Software Developer
13 19 (3.44%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 19 (3.44%) .NET Web Developer
14 18 (3.26%) SharePoint Developer
14 18 (3.26%) Drupal Developer
15 15 (2.72%) Ruby Developer
16 12 (2.17%) Senior Java Developer
16 12 (2.17%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 389 (70.47%) HTML
2 350 (63.41%) CSS
3 236 (42.75%) .NET
4 195 (35.33%) jQuery
5 169 (30.62%) ASP.NET
6 160 (28.99%) HTML5
7 109 (19.75%) CSS3
8 102 (18.48%) AngularJS
9 88 (15.94%) ASP.NET MVC
10 69 (12.50%) .NET Framework
11 62 (11.23%) Web Services
12 59 (10.69%) XML
13 51 (9.24%) Ajax
14 48 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web API
15 42 (7.61%) REST
15 42 (7.61%) Sass
16 41 (7.43%) SOAP
17 39 (7.07%) Backbone.js
18 37 (6.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 35 (6.34%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 29 (5.25%) User Experience
2 23 (4.17%) Visualisation
3 19 (3.44%) DTV
4 14 (2.54%) Mobile App
5 13 (2.36%) Computer Science
6 9 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (1.45%) Digital Media
8 6 (1.09%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (1.09%) Data Structures
8 6 (1.09%) Algorithms
9 5 (0.91%) W3C
10 4 (0.72%) Blackberry
10 4 (0.72%) Linked Data
11 2 (0.36%) Inversion of Control
11 2 (0.36%) E-Learning
11 2 (0.36%) Animation
11 2 (0.36%) Data Protection Act
11 2 (0.36%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.36%) GIS
11 2 (0.36%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 59 (10.69%) Linux
2 27 (4.89%) Windows
3 25 (4.53%) Android
4 21 (3.80%) UNIX
5 20 (3.62%) Apple iOS
6 16 (2.90%) CentOS
7 11 (1.99%) Windows Phone
8 5 (0.91%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.54%) Windows Phone 7
10 2 (0.36%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.36%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.36%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.18%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.18%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 210 (38.04%) Agile Software Development
2 170 (30.80%) MVC
3 92 (16.67%) TDD
4 80 (14.49%) Scrum
5 63 (11.41%) Continuous Integration
6 59 (10.69%) OO
7 57 (10.33%) Web Development
8 53 (9.60%) Responsive Web Design
9 46 (8.33%) BDD
10 44 (7.97%) Software Engineering
11 39 (7.07%) Unit Testing
11 39 (7.07%) E-Commerce
12 34 (6.16%) Web Design
13 21 (3.80%) Business Intelligence
13 21 (3.80%) Content Management
14 20 (3.62%) Automated Testing
14 20 (3.62%) SOA
14 20 (3.62%) Mentoring
15 19 (3.44%) Configuration Management
15 19 (3.44%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 194 (35.14%) C#
2 135 (24.46%) SQL
3 134 (24.28%) Java
4 90 (16.30%) PHP
5 45 (8.15%) Ruby
6 36 (6.52%) Python
7 21 (3.80%) VB.NET
7 21 (3.80%) T-SQL
8 18 (3.26%) Perl
9 17 (3.08%) Lua
10 15 (2.72%) C++
11 11 (1.99%) Objective-C
12 10 (1.81%) XPath
12 10 (1.81%) Bash Shell
13 9 (1.63%) TypeScript
13 9 (1.63%) PHP5
14 8 (1.45%) VB
14 8 (1.45%) XQuery
15 7 (1.27%) Shell Script
15 7 (1.27%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 66 (11.96%) Security Cleared
2 33 (5.98%) SC Cleared
3 25 (4.53%) DV Cleared
4 14 (2.54%) Degree
5 13 (2.36%) Sun Certification
6 9 (1.63%) OCPJP
7 5 (0.91%) MCP
8 2 (0.36%) MCSD
8 2 (0.36%) ISEB
8 2 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.18%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (0.72%) ISO 9001
1 4 (0.72%) ISO 14001
1 4 (0.72%) QA
2 2 (0.36%) SLA
2 2 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.18%) HL7
System Software
1 3 (0.54%) Varnish
2 2 (0.36%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 17 (3.08%) Puppet
2 5 (0.91%) Vagrant
2 5 (0.91%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.54%) yum
4 1 (0.18%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 55 (9.96%) Microsoft
2 31 (5.62%) Oracle
3 20 (3.62%) Zend
4 17 (3.08%) SAP
5 13 (2.36%) Sun
6 7 (1.27%) Sitecore
7 6 (1.09%) Appcelerator
8 5 (0.91%) IBM
9 3 (0.54%) Xamarin
9 3 (0.54%) Google
9 3 (0.54%) Apple
9 3 (0.54%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (0.54%) Adobe
10 1 (0.18%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.18%) Siebel
10 1 (0.18%) PeopleSoft
10 1 (0.18%) ESRI
10 1 (0.18%) CODA
10 1 (0.18%) Sage
10 1 (0.18%) Sencha
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