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 2 September 2014 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 13 10 22
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +12
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 267 221 198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 8.21% 9.82% 6.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.86% 27.45% 17.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 153 106
Average daily rate
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£335 £313 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.20% +0.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £220 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £305
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +1.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 13
Average hourly rate £32.50 £38.25 £38.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.03% -1.29%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-4.22% +18.33%
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
1168 805 1165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 35.93% 35.78% 36.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 730 491 618
Average daily rate £365 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.30% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £440 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 61 97
Average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £37.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -8.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.88 £12.75 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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 2 September 2014.

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
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 2 September 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
Bristol +6 96 £350 +40.00% 50
Wiltshire -3 62 £325 +4.00% 31
Devon -6 30 £395 -7.87% 11
Somerset -10 26 £300 -7.69% 28
Gloucestershire -21 23 £390 +41.81% 20
Dorset -3 15 £300 -20.00% 26
Cornwall - - - - 2
JavaScript
England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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.

1 373 (72.29%) HTML
2 323 (62.60%) CSS
3 234 (45.35%) jQuery
4 178 (34.50%) HTML5
5 166 (32.17%) .NET
6 132 (25.58%) C#
7 122 (23.64%) PHP
8 121 (23.45%) ASP.NET
9 115 (22.29%) CSS3
10 114 (22.09%) SQL
11 112 (21.71%) Java
12 100 (19.38%) MVC
13 99 (19.19%) Agile Software Development
14 94 (18.22%) XML
15 90 (17.44%) SQL Server
16 89 (17.25%) MySQL
17 64 (12.40%) Linux
18 61 (11.82%) Web Services
18 61 (11.82%) TDD
18 61 (11.82%) Ajax
19 58 (11.24%) Scrum
20 53 (10.27%) Spring
21 52 (10.08%) Zend
22 51 (9.88%) AngularJS
23 50 (9.69%) Continuous Integration
24 49 (9.50%) ASP.NET MVC
24 49 (9.50%) Microsoft
25 47 (9.11%) Security Cleared
26 46 (8.91%) Hibernate
27 44 (8.53%) Git (software)

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 42 (8.14%) CMS
2 40 (7.75%) Apache
3 29 (5.62%) Tomcat
4 17 (3.29%) Node.js
5 16 (3.10%) SharePoint
6 14 (2.71%) Sitecore CMS
7 13 (2.52%) Drupal
8 12 (2.33%) WebLogic
8 12 (2.33%) IIS
9 11 (2.13%) Umbraco
10 10 (1.94%) ColdFusion
11 9 (1.74%) WebSphere
12 8 (1.55%) SharePoint 2013
12 8 (1.55%) Railo
13 7 (1.36%) WebSphere Application Server
14 4 (0.78%) WordPress
14 4 (0.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 4 (0.78%) Oracle Service Bus
14 4 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
15 2 (0.39%) Kentico
Applications
1 23 (4.46%) Photoshop
2 14 (2.71%) MS Excel
3 11 (2.13%) InfoPath
4 9 (1.74%) Adobe Illustrator
5 8 (1.55%) MS Office
6 4 (0.78%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.19%) MS Project
7 1 (0.19%) InDesign
7 1 (0.19%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 17 (3.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (1.55%) Summit
3 6 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.97%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.78%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.19%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.19%) Cerner Millennium
Cloud Services
1 25 (4.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (2.91%) GitHub
3 9 (1.74%) Amazon S3
4 8 (1.55%) Heroku
5 4 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.58%) Office 365
7 2 (0.39%) SaaS
8 1 (0.19%) CloudFront
8 1 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.19%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 20 (3.88%) Internet
2 13 (2.52%) Intranet
3 9 (1.74%) SSH
4 4 (0.78%) Extranet
5 3 (0.58%) HTTP
6 2 (0.39%) DVB
6 2 (0.39%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.39%) SMPP
7 1 (0.19%) Wireless
7 1 (0.19%) SSL
7 1 (0.19%) SAN
7 1 (0.19%) PuTTY
7 1 (0.19%) X.509
7 1 (0.19%) VPN
7 1 (0.19%) DNS
7 1 (0.19%) LDAP
7 1 (0.19%) LAN
7 1 (0.19%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (17.44%) SQL Server
2 89 (17.25%) MySQL
3 39 (7.56%) Relational Database
4 27 (5.23%) RDBMS
5 25 (4.84%) SQL Server 2008
5 25 (4.84%) MongoDB
6 20 (3.88%) NoSQL
7 15 (2.91%) PostgreSQL
8 11 (2.13%) Oracle Database
9 9 (1.74%) SQL Server 2012
9 9 (1.74%) SQL Server 2005
10 8 (1.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (1.16%) Oracle Database 11g
11 6 (1.16%) Big Data
11 6 (1.16%) Azure SQL Database
12 5 (0.97%) Hadoop
13 4 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 4 (0.78%) MS Access
14 3 (0.58%) Crystal Reports
14 3 (0.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 44 (8.53%) Git (software)
2 31 (6.01%) Visual Studio
2 31 (6.01%) PHPUnit
3 21 (4.07%) Subversion
3 21 (4.07%) Maven
4 14 (2.71%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (2.13%) Selenium
6 10 (1.94%) JUnit
6 10 (1.94%) Cucumber
7 9 (1.74%) Jenkins
8 8 (1.55%) Karma Test Runner
8 8 (1.55%) Sublime Text
8 8 (1.55%) RSpec
9 7 (1.36%) Eclipse
10 6 (1.16%) JIRA
10 6 (1.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 5 (0.97%) ClearCase
11 5 (0.97%) Ant
11 5 (0.97%) Grunt
12 4 (0.78%) Apache Ivy
General
1 42 (8.14%) Finance
2 27 (5.23%) Telecoms
3 22 (4.26%) Marketing
4 21 (4.07%) Manufacturing
5 18 (3.49%) Electronics
5 18 (3.49%) Retail
6 6 (1.16%) Banking
7 5 (0.97%) Publishing
8 4 (0.78%) Back Office
9 1 (0.19%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.19%) Advertising
9 1 (0.19%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.19%) Law
9 1 (0.19%) Military
9 1 (0.19%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 436 (84.50%) Developer
2 85 (16.47%) PHP Developer
3 73 (14.15%) Web Developer
4 72 (13.95%) .NET Developer
5 70 (13.57%) Java Developer
6 66 (12.79%) Front-End Developer
7 32 (6.20%) Designer
8 31 (6.01%) C# Developer
9 25 (4.84%) ASP.NET Developer
9 25 (4.84%) JavaScript Developer
10 24 (4.65%) C# .NET Developer
11 20 (3.88%) Software Engineer
12 18 (3.49%) Senior Developer
12 18 (3.49%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 16 (3.10%) Web Designer
14 15 (2.91%) Programmer
14 15 (2.91%) Front-End Web Developer
15 14 (2.71%) Software Developer
16 12 (2.33%) Architect
16 12 (2.33%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 373 (72.29%) HTML
2 323 (62.60%) CSS
3 234 (45.35%) jQuery
4 178 (34.50%) HTML5
5 166 (32.17%) .NET
6 121 (23.45%) ASP.NET
7 115 (22.29%) CSS3
8 94 (18.22%) XML
9 61 (11.82%) Web Services
9 61 (11.82%) Ajax
10 53 (10.27%) Spring
11 51 (9.88%) AngularJS
12 49 (9.50%) ASP.NET MVC
13 46 (8.91%) Hibernate
14 38 (7.36%) .NET Framework
15 37 (7.17%) J2EE
16 34 (6.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 31 (6.01%) Sass
18 29 (5.62%) Zend Framework
19 26 (5.04%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 20 (3.88%) Computer Science
2 19 (3.68%) DTV
3 15 (2.91%) Open Source
4 14 (2.71%) Mobile App
4 14 (2.71%) GIS
5 10 (1.94%) Digital Media
6 8 (1.55%) RIA
7 7 (1.36%) Visualisation
7 7 (1.36%) W3C
8 6 (1.16%) Informatics
8 6 (1.16%) Wiki
9 5 (0.97%) CMDB
9 5 (0.97%) Web 2.0
9 5 (0.97%) Clustering
10 4 (0.78%) E-Learning
10 4 (0.78%) NHS
10 4 (0.78%) Taxonomies
11 3 (0.58%) Mathematics
11 3 (0.58%) Streaming Video
12 2 (0.39%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 64 (12.40%) Linux
2 25 (4.84%) CentOS
3 20 (3.88%) UNIX
4 17 (3.29%) Windows
5 8 (1.55%) Mac OS
6 6 (1.16%) Apple iOS
6 6 (1.16%) Android
7 5 (0.97%) Solaris
8 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.19%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.19%) VMS
8 1 (0.19%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.19%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (19.38%) MVC
2 99 (19.19%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (11.82%) TDD
4 58 (11.24%) Scrum
5 50 (9.69%) Continuous Integration
6 43 (8.33%) OO
7 39 (7.56%) Software Engineering
8 32 (6.20%) Responsive Web Design
9 28 (5.43%) Web Development
10 27 (5.23%) UML
11 26 (5.04%) OOP
12 24 (4.65%) Business Intelligence
13 23 (4.46%) Automated Testing
14 21 (4.07%) OOD
15 19 (3.68%) Digital Marketing
15 19 (3.68%) Unit Testing
15 19 (3.68%) BDD
15 19 (3.68%) Mentoring
16 17 (3.29%) Programme Management
16 17 (3.29%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 132 (25.58%) C#
2 122 (23.64%) PHP
3 114 (22.09%) SQL
4 112 (21.71%) Java
5 20 (3.88%) T-SQL
6 19 (3.68%) Python
6 19 (3.68%) PHP5
7 13 (2.52%) Ruby
7 13 (2.52%) VB.NET
8 12 (2.33%) PL/SQL
9 11 (2.13%) Perl
10 9 (1.74%) C++
11 8 (1.55%) VBA
11 8 (1.55%) CFML
11 8 (1.55%) Bash Shell
12 7 (1.36%) PowerShell
13 5 (0.97%) Lua
13 5 (0.97%) VB
14 4 (0.78%) C
15 3 (0.58%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 47 (9.11%) Security Cleared
2 32 (6.20%) Degree
3 29 (5.62%) SC Cleared
4 22 (4.26%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.39%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.19%) HNC
6 1 (0.19%) HND
6 1 (0.19%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.13%) HL7
2 8 (1.55%) ISO 9001
2 8 (1.55%) ISO 14001
3 5 (0.97%) QA
4 4 (0.78%) SLA
4 4 (0.78%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.78%) WAI
5 1 (0.19%) COBIT
5 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.19%) WCAG
System Software
1 7 (1.36%) Shibboleth
2 3 (0.58%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.39%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.19%) vCloud
4 1 (0.19%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (0.19%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (0.39%) SCOM
2 1 (0.19%) Puppet
2 1 (0.19%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.19%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 52 (10.08%) Zend
2 49 (9.50%) Microsoft
3 33 (6.40%) Oracle
4 18 (3.49%) SAP
5 15 (2.91%) Sitecore
6 9 (1.74%) JBoss
6 9 (1.74%) Google
7 8 (1.55%) IBM
7 8 (1.55%) Adobe
8 6 (1.16%) ServiceNow
9 5 (0.97%) Twitter
10 4 (0.78%) EPiServer
10 4 (0.78%) CA
11 3 (0.58%) Facebook
12 2 (0.39%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (0.39%) VMware
13 1 (0.19%) Telerik
13 1 (0.19%) Alterian
13 1 (0.19%) Remedy
13 1 (0.19%) SolarWinds
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cheltenham
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £350 - £495 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Montash
Rate: £425 - £475 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bristol Area
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 to £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Rate: £275 to £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Somerset
Kainos Software
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market rates
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol Area
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 to £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South West
Sanderson
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Sanderson
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter
Computer Futures
Rate: £270 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hot Rec
Rate: £19k - 24k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Roc Search
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Next Ventures Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Swindon
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £450 - 480 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Bristol
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
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