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 30 October 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 10 8 19
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +11
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 309 238 213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 9.41% 11.01% 7.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.69% 30.28% 18.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 174 116
Average daily rate
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£375 £315 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% -1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £236 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £313
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 12
Average hourly rate £47.50 £21.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+120.93% -42.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.25 £14.45 £18.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £49.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
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
1203 786 1163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 36.63% 36.37% 39.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 768 513 611
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 69 97
Average hourly rate £38.00 £31.90 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.12% -8.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £13.76 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

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 30 October 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
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 30 October 2014.

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 30 October 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 -4 126 £375 +31.57% 61
Wiltshire -9 55 £400 +28.00% 39
Gloucestershire +7 37 £450 +57.20% 53
Somerset -7 30 £325 +14.03% 36
Devon -11 29 £323 -0.76% 26
Dorset -12 13 £325 -3.70% 45
Cornwall - - - - 1
JavaScript
England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 October 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.

1 408 (71.83%) HTML
2 333 (58.63%) CSS
3 234 (41.20%) jQuery
4 213 (37.50%) HTML5
5 179 (31.51%) .NET
6 178 (31.34%) Agile Software Development
7 145 (25.53%) C#
8 144 (25.35%) PHP
9 136 (23.94%) Java
10 130 (22.89%) CSS3
11 129 (22.71%) ASP.NET
12 123 (21.65%) SQL
13 111 (19.54%) MVC
14 109 (19.19%) MySQL
15 101 (17.78%) Linux
16 95 (16.73%) XML
17 91 (16.02%) Continuous Integration
18 89 (15.67%) SQL Server
19 72 (12.68%) Zend
20 71 (12.50%) Apache
20 71 (12.50%) AngularJS
21 68 (11.97%) Git (software)
22 66 (11.62%) Security Cleared
22 66 (11.62%) Ajax
23 63 (11.09%) PHPUnit
24 61 (10.74%) TDD
24 61 (10.74%) Web Services
25 56 (9.86%) Microsoft
25 56 (9.86%) Software Engineering
26 55 (9.68%) OO

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 71 (12.50%) Apache
2 38 (6.69%) CMS
3 23 (4.05%) Node.js
4 21 (3.70%) Tomcat
5 16 (2.82%) SharePoint
5 16 (2.82%) Umbraco
6 14 (2.46%) Sitecore CMS
7 11 (1.94%) IIS
7 11 (1.94%) ColdFusion
8 10 (1.76%) WebSphere Application Server
8 10 (1.76%) WebSphere
9 9 (1.58%) JBoss
9 9 (1.58%) WebLogic
10 8 (1.41%) Drupal
10 8 (1.41%) SharePoint 2013
10 8 (1.41%) Railo
11 5 (0.88%) SharePoint 2010
12 4 (0.70%) ArcGIS
12 4 (0.70%) Joomla!
12 4 (0.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 27 (4.75%) Photoshop
2 15 (2.64%) MS Excel
3 9 (1.58%) Adobe Illustrator
4 6 (1.06%) MS Office
5 4 (0.70%) Fireworks
5 4 (0.70%) InfoPath
6 3 (0.53%) MS Project
6 3 (0.53%) Acrobat
7 2 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.18%) GIMP
8 1 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.18%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 12 (2.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.23%) Summit
3 6 (1.06%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.70%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.18%) Magento
5 1 (0.18%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.18%) Cerner Millennium
5 1 (0.18%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 24 (4.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (2.82%) GitHub
3 9 (1.58%) Amazon S3
4 8 (1.41%) Heroku
5 3 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.53%) Office 365
6 1 (0.18%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.29%) SSH
2 9 (1.58%) Intranet
2 9 (1.58%) Internet
3 8 (1.41%) SAN
4 6 (1.06%) HTTPS
5 5 (0.88%) PuTTY
5 5 (0.88%) DNS
5 5 (0.88%) HTTP
6 3 (0.53%) NAS
6 3 (0.53%) FTP
7 2 (0.35%) SMPP
7 2 (0.35%) DVB
8 1 (0.18%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (19.19%) MySQL
2 89 (15.67%) SQL Server
3 50 (8.80%) Relational Database
4 35 (6.16%) RDBMS
5 25 (4.40%) MongoDB
6 23 (4.05%) SQL Server 2008
7 21 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
8 19 (3.35%) NoSQL
9 14 (2.46%) Oracle Database
10 12 (2.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 10 (1.76%) SQL Server 2005
12 9 (1.58%) Oracle Database 11g
13 6 (1.06%) Big Data
13 6 (1.06%) Azure SQL Database
13 6 (1.06%) Hadoop
14 5 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
14 5 (0.88%) JasperReports
14 5 (0.88%) Ingres
15 4 (0.70%) Apache Cassandra
16 3 (0.53%) Voldemort
Development Applications
1 68 (11.97%) Git (software)
2 63 (11.09%) PHPUnit
3 36 (6.34%) Visual Studio
4 29 (5.11%) Maven
5 26 (4.58%) Subversion
6 20 (3.52%) Ant
7 19 (3.35%) Eclipse
8 16 (2.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 16 (2.82%) Jenkins
9 15 (2.64%) Apache Ivy
9 15 (2.64%) Team Foundation Server
10 11 (1.94%) Selenium
10 11 (1.94%) ClearCase
11 10 (1.76%) Cucumber
12 9 (1.58%) Karma Test Runner
13 8 (1.41%) RSpec
13 8 (1.41%) Grunt
13 8 (1.41%) Sublime Text
14 7 (1.23%) Hudson
15 5 (0.88%) JUnit
General
1 43 (7.57%) Finance
2 21 (3.70%) Marketing
3 20 (3.52%) Telecoms
4 17 (2.99%) Retail
5 16 (2.82%) Manufacturing
6 12 (2.11%) Electronics
7 4 (0.70%) Banking
7 4 (0.70%) Back Office
8 3 (0.53%) Publishing
9 2 (0.35%) Advertising
9 2 (0.35%) Games
10 1 (0.18%) Avionics
10 1 (0.18%) Military
10 1 (0.18%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.18%) Law
10 1 (0.18%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 468 (82.39%) Developer
2 95 (16.73%) PHP Developer
3 73 (12.85%) Java Developer
3 73 (12.85%) .NET Developer
4 71 (12.50%) Front-End Developer
5 67 (11.80%) Web Developer
6 37 (6.51%) C# Developer
7 33 (5.81%) Designer
8 32 (5.63%) Software Engineer
9 31 (5.46%) C# .NET Developer
10 27 (4.75%) JavaScript Developer
11 24 (4.23%) PHP Zend Developer
12 23 (4.05%) ASP.NET Developer
13 22 (3.87%) Senior Developer
14 17 (2.99%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 16 (2.82%) Software Developer
16 15 (2.64%) Programmer
16 15 (2.64%) Web Designer
17 14 (2.46%) Architect
18 12 (2.11%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 408 (71.83%) HTML
2 333 (58.63%) CSS
3 234 (41.20%) jQuery
4 213 (37.50%) HTML5
5 179 (31.51%) .NET
6 130 (22.89%) CSS3
7 129 (22.71%) ASP.NET
8 95 (16.73%) XML
9 71 (12.50%) AngularJS
10 66 (11.62%) Ajax
11 61 (10.74%) Web Services
12 55 (9.68%) Zend Framework
13 52 (9.15%) Spring
14 44 (7.75%) Hibernate
15 43 (7.57%) .NET Framework
16 41 (7.22%) ASP.NET MVC
17 33 (5.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 31 (5.46%) Sass
19 30 (5.28%) JSON
20 25 (4.40%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 36 (6.34%) User Experience
2 21 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 18 (3.17%) Mobile App
4 17 (2.99%) Open Source
5 15 (2.64%) DTV
6 12 (2.11%) Mathematics
7 11 (1.94%) Management Information System
7 11 (1.94%) GIS
8 10 (1.76%) Digital Media
9 9 (1.58%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (1.58%) N-Tier
9 9 (1.58%) Clustering
10 7 (1.23%) Wiki
11 6 (1.06%) Informatics
12 5 (0.88%) W3C
13 4 (0.70%) E-Learning
13 4 (0.70%) Taxonomies
13 4 (0.70%) Social Media
14 3 (0.53%) Visualisation
14 3 (0.53%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 101 (17.78%) Linux
2 53 (9.33%) CentOS
3 22 (3.87%) UNIX
4 12 (2.11%) Windows
5 8 (1.41%) Mac OS
5 8 (1.41%) Apple iOS
6 7 (1.23%) Android
7 5 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (0.88%) VMS
8 1 (0.18%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.18%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.18%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.18%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (31.34%) Agile Software Development
2 111 (19.54%) MVC
3 91 (16.02%) Continuous Integration
4 61 (10.74%) TDD
5 56 (9.86%) Software Engineering
6 55 (9.68%) OO
7 52 (9.15%) Scrum
8 41 (7.22%) Automated Testing
9 34 (5.99%) Responsive Web Design
10 33 (5.81%) Unit Testing
11 29 (5.11%) Refactoring
12 27 (4.75%) Mentoring
13 25 (4.40%) Web Development
14 20 (3.52%) BDD
14 20 (3.52%) UML
15 19 (3.35%) OOP
15 19 (3.35%) Business Intelligence
15 19 (3.35%) Content Management
16 17 (2.99%) Release Management
16 17 (2.99%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 145 (25.53%) C#
2 144 (25.35%) PHP
3 136 (23.94%) Java
4 123 (21.65%) SQL
5 27 (4.75%) Bash Shell
5 27 (4.75%) Perl
6 26 (4.58%) Python
7 22 (3.87%) T-SQL
8 21 (3.70%) VB.NET
9 17 (2.99%) C++
10 16 (2.82%) PHP5
11 13 (2.29%) Ruby
12 11 (1.94%) Lua
13 9 (1.58%) PL/SQL
14 8 (1.41%) CFML
15 7 (1.23%) C
16 6 (1.06%) VB
17 5 (0.88%) Clojure
17 5 (0.88%) Korn
17 5 (0.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 66 (11.62%) Security Cleared
2 35 (6.16%) SC Cleared
3 28 (4.93%) DV Cleared
4 27 (4.75%) Degree
5 8 (1.41%) Sun Certification
6 6 (1.06%) ISEB
7 2 (0.35%) OCPJP
7 2 (0.35%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.18%) HNC
8 1 (0.18%) HND
8 1 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (1.76%) ISO 9001
1 10 (1.76%) HL7
2 7 (1.23%) ISO 14001
3 5 (0.88%) SLA
4 4 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.70%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.53%) QA
6 2 (0.35%) WAI
7 1 (0.18%) COBIT
System Software
1 9 (1.58%) Shibboleth
2 5 (0.88%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 5 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (0.88%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.88%) NFS
3 4 (0.70%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.18%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (1.41%) Puppet
2 3 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.18%) SCOM
Vendors
1 72 (12.68%) Zend
2 56 (9.86%) Microsoft
3 34 (5.99%) Oracle
4 16 (2.82%) Sitecore
5 14 (2.46%) SAP
6 11 (1.94%) IBM
7 10 (1.76%) Google
8 8 (1.41%) Sun
9 6 (1.06%) VMware
10 5 (0.88%) Open Text
11 4 (0.70%) Adobe
11 4 (0.70%) EPiServer
11 4 (0.70%) Twitter
11 4 (0.70%) ServiceNow
12 2 (0.35%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (0.35%) Facebook
12 2 (0.35%) Sencha
12 2 (0.35%) Xamarin
13 1 (0.18%) Jaspersoft
13 1 (0.18%) Trapeze
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
Senitor Associates
Rate: £150 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Stroud, Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Rate: £200 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Research Councils UK
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
Kainos Software
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Research Councils UK
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Kingsbridge, Devon
Connectus
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Rate: £280 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Gloucestershire
Kainos
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Dorset
Computer Futures
Rate: £280 - £360 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
South West England
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Rate: £200 - £220 per annum
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Computer Futures
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