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 29 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 13 14 16
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 303 259 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 9.48% 8.50% 7.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.99% 22.62% 23.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 220 187 127
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£350 £325 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +12.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £305
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +6.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
Average hourly rate £19.23 £13.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.90% -69.41%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £30.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.67% -12.85%
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
1263 1145 703
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 39.53% 37.58% 32.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 851 755 446
Average daily rate £375 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 49 42
Average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.03 £19.75 £12.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 29 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 29 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 29 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 +8 133 £350 - 66
Gloucestershire +10 40 £399 +1.65% 18
Wiltshire -15 35 £325 - 23
Devon -8 31 £356 -5.00% 10
Somerset +9 30 £355 +18.33% 28
Dorset -13 11 £330 +12.34% 29
Cornwall - 1 - - 2
JavaScript
England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 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.

1 405 (72.71%) HTML
2 355 (63.73%) CSS
3 243 (43.63%) .NET
4 229 (41.11%) Agile Software Development
5 197 (35.37%) C#
6 187 (33.57%) jQuery
7 162 (29.08%) ASP.NET
8 159 (28.55%) MVC
9 158 (28.37%) HTML5
10 147 (26.39%) SQL
11 126 (22.62%) SQL Server
12 118 (21.18%) Java
13 111 (19.93%) CSS3
14 107 (19.21%) AngularJS
14 107 (19.21%) TDD
15 86 (15.44%) PHP
16 83 (14.90%) Scrum
17 81 (14.54%) .NET Framework
18 76 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC
19 74 (13.29%) Security Cleared
20 69 (12.39%) Git (software)
21 66 (11.85%) XML
22 64 (11.49%) Web Services
23 63 (11.31%) Node.js
24 61 (10.95%) Continuous Integration
25 59 (10.59%) MySQL
26 56 (10.05%) OO
27 55 (9.87%) Linux
27 55 (9.87%) Web Development
28 54 (9.69%) Software Engineering

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 63 (11.31%) Node.js
2 39 (7.00%) SharePoint
3 35 (6.28%) CMS
4 27 (4.85%) IIS
5 24 (4.31%) Umbraco
6 21 (3.77%) SharePoint 2013
7 16 (2.87%) Apache
8 14 (2.51%) Drupal
9 11 (1.97%) WordPress
10 10 (1.80%) WebLogic
11 9 (1.62%) Liferay
11 9 (1.62%) SharePoint 2010
12 5 (0.90%) Elasticsearch
12 5 (0.90%) Sitecore CMS
12 5 (0.90%) Tomcat
12 5 (0.90%) JBoss
13 4 (0.72%) LiveLink
13 4 (0.72%) Mule
14 3 (0.54%) Confluence
15 2 (0.36%) Kentico
Applications
1 6 (1.08%) Photoshop
1 6 (1.08%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.54%) PowerPivot
3 2 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (0.36%) MS Office
4 1 (0.18%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 12 (2.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (1.08%) Magento
3 4 (0.72%) Summit
4 3 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.18%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 20 (3.59%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (2.15%) SaaS
4 6 (1.08%) GitHub
5 3 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.18%) Force.com
7 1 (0.18%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (4.31%) HTTP
2 15 (2.69%) Internet
3 2 (0.36%) Broadband
3 2 (0.36%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.36%) HTTPS
3 2 (0.36%) DVB
3 2 (0.36%) Intranet
3 2 (0.36%) Skype
4 1 (0.18%) Telnet
4 1 (0.18%) SSH
4 1 (0.18%) SSL
4 1 (0.18%) LDAP
4 1 (0.18%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (22.62%) SQL Server
2 59 (10.59%) MySQL
3 43 (7.72%) MongoDB
4 20 (3.59%) Relational Database
5 13 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (2.15%) PostgreSQL
7 11 (1.97%) Couchbase
7 11 (1.97%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 9 (1.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (1.44%) NoSQL
10 6 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (0.72%) Oracle Database
11 4 (0.72%) Hadoop
11 4 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (0.72%) RDBMS
12 3 (0.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (0.54%) Microsoft Power View
12 3 (0.54%) Big Data
13 2 (0.36%) RavenDB
13 2 (0.36%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 69 (12.39%) Git (software)
2 33 (5.92%) Visual Studio
3 32 (5.75%) Team Foundation Server
4 30 (5.39%) Subversion
5 27 (4.85%) Jenkins
6 23 (4.13%) Maven
7 22 (3.95%) Cucumber
8 20 (3.59%) NUnit
9 17 (3.05%) Ant
10 16 (2.87%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 15 (2.69%) ClearCase
11 15 (2.69%) Apache Ivy
12 14 (2.51%) Selenium
13 13 (2.33%) MSTest
13 13 (2.33%) Grunt
14 11 (1.97%) Jasmine
15 10 (1.80%) PHPUnit
16 8 (1.44%) JBehave
16 8 (1.44%) JMeter
16 8 (1.44%) JUnit
General
1 44 (7.90%) Finance
2 21 (3.77%) Marketing
3 13 (2.33%) Manufacturing
3 13 (2.33%) Telecoms
4 12 (2.15%) Electronics
5 10 (1.80%) Retail
6 4 (0.72%) Publishing
7 3 (0.54%) Banking
8 2 (0.36%) Games
8 2 (0.36%) Back Office
8 2 (0.36%) Advertising
8 2 (0.36%) Law
9 1 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.18%) Billing
9 1 (0.18%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 476 (85.46%) Developer
2 141 (25.31%) .NET Developer
3 68 (12.21%) Front-End Developer
4 61 (10.95%) JavaScript Developer
5 51 (9.16%) Web Developer
6 50 (8.98%) Java Developer
7 43 (7.72%) C# Developer
8 38 (6.82%) C# .NET Developer
9 37 (6.64%) ASP.NET Developer
10 36 (6.46%) Software Engineer
11 31 (5.57%) Senior Developer
12 29 (5.21%) PHP Developer
13 24 (4.31%) Software Developer
14 19 (3.41%) SharePoint Developer
15 17 (3.05%) .NET Web Developer
15 17 (3.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 13 (2.33%) Drupal Developer
16 13 (2.33%) SQL Developer
17 11 (1.97%) Senior Software Engineer
17 11 (1.97%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 405 (72.71%) HTML
2 355 (63.73%) CSS
3 243 (43.63%) .NET
4 187 (33.57%) jQuery
5 162 (29.08%) ASP.NET
6 158 (28.37%) HTML5
7 111 (19.93%) CSS3
8 107 (19.21%) AngularJS
9 81 (14.54%) .NET Framework
10 76 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC
11 66 (11.85%) XML
12 64 (11.49%) Web Services
13 52 (9.34%) Ajax
14 50 (8.98%) ASP.NET Web API
15 45 (8.08%) SOAP
16 43 (7.72%) Sass
17 42 (7.54%) REST
18 41 (7.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 39 (7.00%) Backbone.js
19 39 (7.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 29 (5.21%) User Experience
2 19 (3.41%) DTV
3 17 (3.05%) Computer Science
4 14 (2.51%) Mobile App
5 12 (2.15%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (1.80%) Digital Media
7 9 (1.62%) Visualisation
7 9 (1.62%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (1.44%) Mathematics
9 6 (1.08%) Management Information System
9 6 (1.08%) Data Structures
9 6 (1.08%) Algorithms
10 5 (0.90%) W3C
10 5 (0.90%) E-Learning
11 4 (0.72%) Linked Data
12 3 (0.54%) GIS
13 2 (0.36%) Data Protection Act
13 2 (0.36%) SCORM
13 2 (0.36%) IPTV
13 2 (0.36%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 55 (9.87%) Linux
2 40 (7.18%) Windows
3 24 (4.31%) Android
4 21 (3.77%) UNIX
5 18 (3.23%) Apple iOS
6 14 (2.51%) CentOS
7 11 (1.97%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (1.62%) Windows Phone
9 2 (0.36%) Windows Phone 7
9 2 (0.36%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.36%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.36%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.18%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.18%) Fedora
10 1 (0.18%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.18%) webOS
10 1 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 229 (41.11%) Agile Software Development
2 159 (28.55%) MVC
3 107 (19.21%) TDD
4 83 (14.90%) Scrum
5 61 (10.95%) Continuous Integration
6 56 (10.05%) OO
7 55 (9.87%) Web Development
8 54 (9.69%) Software Engineering
9 47 (8.44%) Unit Testing
10 44 (7.90%) BDD
10 44 (7.90%) Responsive Web Design
11 33 (5.92%) E-Commerce
12 32 (5.75%) Automated Testing
13 23 (4.13%) Web Design
14 22 (3.95%) Content Management
15 19 (3.41%) Refactoring
16 18 (3.23%) SOA
16 18 (3.23%) Mentoring
17 17 (3.05%) Business Intelligence
18 16 (2.87%) UML
Programming Languages
1 197 (35.37%) C#
2 147 (26.39%) SQL
3 118 (21.18%) Java
4 86 (15.44%) PHP
5 47 (8.44%) Python
6 30 (5.39%) C++
7 27 (4.85%) Ruby
8 22 (3.95%) T-SQL
9 21 (3.77%) Perl
10 20 (3.59%) VB.NET
11 15 (2.69%) Lua
12 13 (2.33%) TypeScript
13 11 (1.97%) Bash Shell
13 11 (1.97%) Objective-C
14 9 (1.62%) PL/SQL
14 9 (1.62%) XPath
15 8 (1.44%) XQuery
16 7 (1.26%) PHP5
17 5 (0.90%) C
17 5 (0.90%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 74 (13.29%) Security Cleared
2 32 (5.75%) SC Cleared
3 31 (5.57%) DV Cleared
4 25 (4.49%) Degree
5 14 (2.51%) ISEB
6 12 (2.15%) Sun Certification
7 7 (1.26%) OCPJP
7 7 (1.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 5 (0.90%) MCP
9 2 (0.36%) MCSD
9 2 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.36%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.18%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.26%) QA
2 4 (0.72%) ISO 9001
2 4 (0.72%) ISO 14001
3 2 (0.36%) SLA
3 2 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.18%) WAI
4 1 (0.18%) HL7
System Software
1 4 (0.72%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.36%) VMware Workstation
2 2 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.36%) vSphere
3 1 (0.18%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 19 (3.41%) Puppet
2 6 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.90%) Vagrant
4 3 (0.54%) yum
5 1 (0.18%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.18%) Zenoss
5 1 (0.18%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (0.18%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.18%) logstash
Vendors
1 48 (8.62%) Microsoft
2 40 (7.18%) Oracle
3 18 (3.23%) Zend
4 12 (2.15%) Sun
4 12 (2.15%) SAP
5 8 (1.44%) Sitecore
6 6 (1.08%) OpenText
7 5 (0.90%) Adobe
7 5 (0.90%) Red Hat
7 5 (0.90%) IBM
8 4 (0.72%) Appcelerator
8 4 (0.72%) Apple
9 3 (0.54%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (0.54%) Xamarin
10 2 (0.36%) ESRI
10 2 (0.36%) VMware
11 1 (0.18%) Google
11 1 (0.18%) BMC
11 1 (0.18%) CA
11 1 (0.18%) Ektron
Cornwall
Arrows Group
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
Wiltshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Clevedon, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £350 - £380 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Reed Technology
Rate: £290 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
Optimum IT
Salary: £550 per Day / £80k
Posted: 5 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Connectus
Rate: £56.53 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
South West England
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
South West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £210 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Rate: Market related
Posted: 6 days ago
Wiltshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucestershire
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £300 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £380.00 - £420.00 per day + Permanent Opportunity
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group
Rate: Market related
Posted: 14 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £375 per day + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Wiltshire
Amoria Bond - UK
Rate: £0000 per hour
Posted: 21 days ago