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 23 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 10 9 19
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +10
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 316 241 212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 9.36% 11.36% 7.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.50% 31.10% 18.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 175 112
Average daily rate
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£350 £315 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £245 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £422 £399
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £313 £313
% change year-on-year
+11.20% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 13
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 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +16.66%
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
1239 775 1146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 36.70% 36.54% 38.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 782 508 609
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 63 63 95
Average hourly rate £39.50 £30.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.50% -12.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.06 £14.79 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.75 £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 23 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 23 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 23 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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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 -3 126 £375 +31.57% 64
Wiltshire -7 60 £400 +28.00% 39
Gloucestershire +3 37 £450 +57.20% 49
Somerset -4 33 £300 +2.56% 36
Devon -10 30 £323 -24.78% 29
Dorset -10 14 £320 -17.41% 33
Cornwall - - - -
JavaScript
England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 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.

1 405 (72.19%) HTML
2 336 (59.89%) CSS
3 233 (41.53%) jQuery
4 213 (37.97%) HTML5
5 176 (31.37%) .NET
6 175 (31.19%) Agile Software Development
7 140 (24.96%) C#
8 138 (24.60%) PHP
9 134 (23.89%) CSS3
10 133 (23.71%) Java
11 125 (22.28%) ASP.NET
12 120 (21.39%) SQL
13 108 (19.25%) MVC
14 105 (18.72%) MySQL
15 96 (17.11%) Linux
16 92 (16.40%) XML
17 87 (15.51%) Continuous Integration
18 86 (15.33%) SQL Server
19 70 (12.48%) AngularJS
20 68 (12.12%) Zend
21 66 (11.76%) Ajax
21 66 (11.76%) Apache
22 65 (11.59%) Security Cleared
23 63 (11.23%) Git (software)
24 61 (10.87%) TDD
25 60 (10.70%) Web Services
26 59 (10.52%) PHPUnit
27 54 (9.63%) OO
27 54 (9.63%) Microsoft
28 52 (9.27%) Software Engineering

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 66 (11.76%) Apache
2 40 (7.13%) CMS
3 21 (3.74%) Node.js
4 20 (3.57%) Tomcat
5 16 (2.85%) Umbraco
6 15 (2.67%) Sitecore CMS
7 14 (2.50%) SharePoint
8 11 (1.96%) ColdFusion
8 11 (1.96%) IIS
9 9 (1.60%) JBoss
9 9 (1.60%) WebSphere Application Server
9 9 (1.60%) WebLogic
9 9 (1.60%) WebSphere
10 8 (1.43%) Drupal
10 8 (1.43%) Railo
11 7 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
12 4 (0.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 4 (0.71%) Joomla!
12 4 (0.71%) Oracle Service Bus
12 4 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 28 (4.99%) Photoshop
2 14 (2.50%) MS Excel
3 9 (1.60%) Adobe Illustrator
4 7 (1.25%) MS Office
5 4 (0.71%) Fireworks
5 4 (0.71%) InfoPath
6 3 (0.53%) Acrobat
7 2 (0.36%) MS Project
7 2 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.18%) GIMP
8 1 (0.18%) Adobe After Effects
8 1 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (1.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (1.25%) Summit
3 6 (1.07%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (1.07%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.71%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.18%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.18%) Cerner Millennium
5 1 (0.18%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 24 (4.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (2.85%) GitHub
3 9 (1.60%) Amazon S3
4 8 (1.43%) Heroku
5 3 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.36%) Office 365
7 1 (0.18%) SaaS
7 1 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.18%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.32%) SSH
2 11 (1.96%) Intranet
3 10 (1.78%) Internet
4 7 (1.25%) SAN
5 6 (1.07%) HTTPS
6 5 (0.89%) DNS
6 5 (0.89%) PuTTY
7 4 (0.71%) HTTP
8 3 (0.53%) FTP
9 2 (0.36%) Extranet
9 2 (0.36%) DVB
9 2 (0.36%) SMPP
9 2 (0.36%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (18.72%) MySQL
2 86 (15.33%) SQL Server
3 46 (8.20%) Relational Database
4 33 (5.88%) RDBMS
5 23 (4.10%) SQL Server 2008
6 22 (3.92%) MongoDB
7 20 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
8 18 (3.21%) NoSQL
9 14 (2.50%) Oracle Database
10 9 (1.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 9 (1.60%) Oracle Database 11g
11 8 (1.43%) SQL Server 2005
12 6 (1.07%) Big Data
12 6 (1.07%) Azure SQL Database
13 5 (0.89%) Ingres
13 5 (0.89%) Hadoop
13 5 (0.89%) JasperReports
14 3 (0.53%) Apache Cassandra
14 3 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 3 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 63 (11.23%) Git (software)
2 59 (10.52%) PHPUnit
3 36 (6.42%) Visual Studio
4 29 (5.17%) Maven
5 26 (4.63%) Subversion
6 20 (3.57%) Ant
7 18 (3.21%) Eclipse
8 15 (2.67%) Jenkins
8 15 (2.67%) Apache Ivy
9 14 (2.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 12 (2.14%) Team Foundation Server
11 11 (1.96%) Selenium
11 11 (1.96%) ClearCase
12 10 (1.78%) Cucumber
13 9 (1.60%) Karma Test Runner
14 8 (1.43%) Sublime Text
14 8 (1.43%) Grunt
14 8 (1.43%) RSpec
15 6 (1.07%) Hudson
16 5 (0.89%) JUnit
General
1 38 (6.77%) Finance
2 19 (3.39%) Marketing
3 18 (3.21%) Retail
3 18 (3.21%) Telecoms
4 15 (2.67%) Manufacturing
5 11 (1.96%) Electronics
6 4 (0.71%) Back Office
6 4 (0.71%) Banking
7 3 (0.53%) Publishing
8 1 (0.18%) Games
8 1 (0.18%) Military
8 1 (0.18%) Avionics
8 1 (0.18%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.18%) Advertising
8 1 (0.18%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.18%) Law
Job Titles
1 464 (82.71%) Developer
2 92 (16.40%) PHP Developer
3 74 (13.19%) Front-End Developer
4 72 (12.83%) Java Developer
5 70 (12.48%) .NET Developer
6 69 (12.30%) Web Developer
7 36 (6.42%) Designer
8 34 (6.06%) C# Developer
9 30 (5.35%) Software Engineer
10 28 (4.99%) C# .NET Developer
11 26 (4.63%) JavaScript Developer
12 23 (4.10%) PHP Zend Developer
13 22 (3.92%) Senior Developer
14 21 (3.74%) ASP.NET Developer
15 17 (3.03%) Web Designer
16 16 (2.85%) Software Developer
17 15 (2.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 14 (2.50%) Architect
18 14 (2.50%) Programmer
19 12 (2.14%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 405 (72.19%) HTML
2 336 (59.89%) CSS
3 233 (41.53%) jQuery
4 213 (37.97%) HTML5
5 176 (31.37%) .NET
6 134 (23.89%) CSS3
7 125 (22.28%) ASP.NET
8 92 (16.40%) XML
9 70 (12.48%) AngularJS
10 66 (11.76%) Ajax
11 60 (10.70%) Web Services
12 51 (9.09%) Spring
12 51 (9.09%) Zend Framework
13 43 (7.66%) Hibernate
14 41 (7.31%) .NET Framework
15 39 (6.95%) ASP.NET MVC
16 34 (6.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 31 (5.53%) Sass
18 27 (4.81%) JSON
19 25 (4.46%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 37 (6.60%) User Experience
2 20 (3.57%) Computer Science
3 17 (3.03%) Open Source
4 16 (2.85%) Mobile App
5 14 (2.50%) DTV
6 11 (1.96%) GIS
6 11 (1.96%) Mathematics
7 10 (1.78%) Digital Media
7 10 (1.78%) Management Information System
8 9 (1.60%) N-Tier
8 9 (1.60%) Clustering
8 9 (1.60%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (1.25%) Wiki
10 6 (1.07%) Informatics
10 6 (1.07%) W3C
11 4 (0.71%) Taxonomies
11 4 (0.71%) E-Learning
12 3 (0.53%) MPEG
12 3 (0.53%) NHS
12 3 (0.53%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 96 (17.11%) Linux
2 49 (8.73%) CentOS
3 21 (3.74%) UNIX
4 11 (1.96%) Windows
5 8 (1.43%) Mac OS
5 8 (1.43%) Apple iOS
6 7 (1.25%) Android
7 5 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (0.89%) VMS
8 1 (0.18%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.18%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.18%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.18%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (31.19%) Agile Software Development
2 108 (19.25%) MVC
3 87 (15.51%) Continuous Integration
4 61 (10.87%) TDD
5 54 (9.63%) OO
6 52 (9.27%) Scrum
6 52 (9.27%) Software Engineering
7 39 (6.95%) Automated Testing
8 35 (6.24%) Responsive Web Design
9 31 (5.53%) Unit Testing
10 27 (4.81%) Refactoring
11 25 (4.46%) Mentoring
12 24 (4.28%) Web Development
13 20 (3.57%) Content Management
13 20 (3.57%) UML
13 20 (3.57%) BDD
14 19 (3.39%) OOP
15 18 (3.21%) Business Intelligence
16 17 (3.03%) Release Management
17 16 (2.85%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 140 (24.96%) C#
2 138 (24.60%) PHP
3 133 (23.71%) Java
4 120 (21.39%) SQL
5 26 (4.63%) Perl
5 26 (4.63%) Bash Shell
6 25 (4.46%) Python
7 21 (3.74%) VB.NET
7 21 (3.74%) T-SQL
8 18 (3.21%) PHP5
9 15 (2.67%) C++
10 13 (2.32%) Ruby
11 11 (1.96%) Lua
12 8 (1.43%) PL/SQL
12 8 (1.43%) CFML
13 6 (1.07%) C
14 5 (0.89%) Korn
14 5 (0.89%) Clojure
14 5 (0.89%) VBScript
14 5 (0.89%) VB
Qualifications
1 65 (11.59%) Security Cleared
2 34 (6.06%) SC Cleared
3 28 (4.99%) DV Cleared
4 26 (4.63%) Degree
5 8 (1.43%) Sun Certification
6 6 (1.07%) ISEB
7 2 (0.36%) OCPJP
7 2 (0.36%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.18%) HNC
8 1 (0.18%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (1.78%) HL7
2 9 (1.60%) ISO 9001
3 7 (1.25%) ISO 14001
4 5 (0.89%) SLA
5 4 (0.71%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.53%) WAI
6 3 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.53%) QA
7 1 (0.18%) WCAG
7 1 (0.18%) COBIT
System Software
1 8 (1.43%) Shibboleth
2 5 (0.89%) NFS
2 5 (0.89%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (0.89%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 4 (0.71%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.18%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (1.25%) Puppet
2 2 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.18%) SCOM
Vendors
1 68 (12.12%) Zend
2 54 (9.63%) Microsoft
3 31 (5.53%) Oracle
4 17 (3.03%) Sitecore
5 13 (2.32%) SAP
6 10 (1.78%) IBM
7 8 (1.43%) Sun
7 8 (1.43%) Google
8 6 (1.07%) Adobe
8 6 (1.07%) VMware
9 5 (0.89%) Open Text
9 5 (0.89%) ServiceNow
10 4 (0.71%) Twitter
10 4 (0.71%) EPiServer
11 2 (0.36%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.36%) Xamarin
11 2 (0.36%) Facebook
12 1 (0.18%) Jaspersoft
12 1 (0.18%) Cerner
12 1 (0.18%) JD Edwards
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: Just now
South West England
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Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Rate: £200 - £220 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Devon
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Rate: Excellent market rates paid weekly
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol Area
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 to £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ARM Technology
Posted: 3 days ago
Somerset
Computer Futures
Rate: £280 - £320 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Research Councils UK
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Swindon, Wiltshire
Research Councils UK
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Bristol, Somerset
Kainos Software
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham
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Rate: £440 - £516 per day
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Poole, Dorset
Senitor Associates
Rate: £150 - £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Dorset
Computer Futures
Rate: £180 - £250 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
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South West England
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Rate: competitive
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