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 16 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 12 9 23
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +14
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 277 245 195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 8.43% 10.95% 6.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.76% 29.45% 16.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 170 101
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£340 £320 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £436 £387
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £319 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.32% +3.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 13
Average hourly rate £32.50 £21.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.16% -46.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +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
1166 832 1153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 35.47% 37.19% 36.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 718 526 598
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 60 96
Average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -12.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.25 £12.75 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £43.40 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -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 16 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 16 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 +6 101 £350 +40.00% 62
Wiltshire -5 61 £325 +2.36% 29
Somerset -6 32 £300 -6.97% 30
Gloucestershire -16 28 £450 +80.00% 18
Devon -16 24 £330 -22.35% 26
Dorset -9 15 £315 -30.00% 23
Cornwall - - - - 1
JavaScript
England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 16 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.

1 372 (70.72%) HTML
2 316 (60.08%) CSS
3 231 (43.92%) jQuery
4 183 (34.79%) HTML5
5 172 (32.70%) .NET
6 171 (32.51%) Agile Software Development
7 139 (26.43%) C#
8 127 (24.14%) PHP
9 125 (23.76%) ASP.NET
10 120 (22.81%) Java
11 117 (22.24%) CSS3
12 111 (21.10%) SQL
13 103 (19.58%) MVC
14 90 (17.11%) MySQL
15 89 (16.92%) SQL Server
16 88 (16.73%) XML
17 73 (13.88%) Linux
18 65 (12.36%) Ajax
18 65 (12.36%) Web Services
19 63 (11.98%) TDD
20 60 (11.41%) Continuous Integration
21 59 (11.22%) Scrum
22 56 (10.65%) Zend
23 54 (10.27%) Security Cleared
23 54 (10.27%) Spring
24 52 (9.89%) AngularJS
25 50 (9.51%) Microsoft
26 48 (9.13%) Git (software)
26 48 (9.13%) ASP.NET MVC
27 47 (8.94%) OO

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 16 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 46 (8.75%) Apache
2 43 (8.17%) CMS
3 25 (4.75%) Tomcat
4 16 (3.04%) Sitecore CMS
5 15 (2.85%) Node.js
6 14 (2.66%) Umbraco
6 14 (2.66%) SharePoint
7 12 (2.28%) Drupal
7 12 (2.28%) IIS
8 11 (2.09%) WebLogic
9 10 (1.90%) ColdFusion
10 9 (1.71%) WebSphere
11 8 (1.52%) Railo
12 7 (1.33%) SharePoint 2013
12 7 (1.33%) WebSphere Application Server
13 4 (0.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 4 (0.76%) Oracle Service Bus
13 4 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
14 2 (0.38%) Kentico
14 2 (0.38%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 24 (4.56%) Photoshop
2 14 (2.66%) MS Excel
3 8 (1.52%) Adobe Illustrator
4 7 (1.33%) MS Office
5 6 (1.14%) InfoPath
6 4 (0.76%) Fireworks
7 2 (0.38%) MS Project
8 1 (0.19%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.19%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 16 (3.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (1.52%) Summit
3 6 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (1.14%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.76%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.19%) Cerner Millennium
Cloud Services
1 25 (4.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (2.85%) GitHub
3 9 (1.71%) Amazon S3
4 8 (1.52%) Heroku
5 3 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.57%) Office 365
6 2 (0.38%) SaaS
7 1 (0.19%) CloudFront
7 1 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.19%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.61%) Internet
2 13 (2.47%) Intranet
3 11 (2.09%) SSH
4 4 (0.76%) Extranet
4 4 (0.76%) HTTPS
5 3 (0.57%) DNS
5 3 (0.57%) SAN
5 3 (0.57%) PuTTY
6 2 (0.38%) DVB
6 2 (0.38%) SMPP
7 1 (0.19%) Wireless
7 1 (0.19%) SSL
7 1 (0.19%) LDAP
7 1 (0.19%) LAN
7 1 (0.19%) WLAN
7 1 (0.19%) FTP
7 1 (0.19%) HTTP
7 1 (0.19%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (17.11%) MySQL
2 89 (16.92%) SQL Server
3 40 (7.60%) Relational Database
4 28 (5.32%) RDBMS
5 27 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
6 23 (4.37%) MongoDB
7 19 (3.61%) NoSQL
8 16 (3.04%) PostgreSQL
9 11 (2.09%) Oracle Database
10 9 (1.71%) SQL Server 2005
11 8 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 8 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
12 6 (1.14%) Big Data
12 6 (1.14%) Azure SQL Database
12 6 (1.14%) Oracle Database 11g
13 5 (0.95%) Hadoop
14 4 (0.76%) Ingres
14 4 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 3 (0.57%) JasperReports
15 3 (0.57%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 48 (9.13%) Git (software)
2 38 (7.22%) PHPUnit
3 32 (6.08%) Visual Studio
4 26 (4.94%) Maven
5 22 (4.18%) Subversion
6 14 (2.66%) Team Foundation Server
7 11 (2.09%) Selenium
7 11 (2.09%) Ant
8 10 (1.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 10 (1.90%) Cucumber
8 10 (1.90%) Jenkins
8 10 (1.90%) Apache Ivy
9 9 (1.71%) ClearCase
9 9 (1.71%) Eclipse
10 8 (1.52%) Grunt
10 8 (1.52%) RSpec
10 8 (1.52%) Karma Test Runner
10 8 (1.52%) Sublime Text
11 7 (1.33%) JUnit
12 6 (1.14%) JIRA
General
1 41 (7.79%) Finance
2 26 (4.94%) Telecoms
3 22 (4.18%) Marketing
4 20 (3.80%) Manufacturing
5 18 (3.42%) Retail
6 17 (3.23%) Electronics
7 5 (0.95%) Banking
7 5 (0.95%) Publishing
8 4 (0.76%) 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
1 442 (84.03%) Developer
2 85 (16.16%) PHP Developer
3 76 (14.45%) Web Developer
4 73 (13.88%) .NET Developer
5 72 (13.69%) Java Developer
6 66 (12.55%) Front-End Developer
7 35 (6.65%) Designer
8 34 (6.46%) C# Developer
9 25 (4.75%) C# .NET Developer
9 25 (4.75%) JavaScript Developer
10 24 (4.56%) ASP.NET Developer
11 22 (4.18%) Software Engineer
12 21 (3.99%) Senior Developer
13 17 (3.23%) Web Designer
13 17 (3.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 16 (3.04%) Front-End Web Developer
15 15 (2.85%) Programmer
16 14 (2.66%) Software Developer
17 13 (2.47%) Architect
18 12 (2.28%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 372 (70.72%) HTML
2 316 (60.08%) CSS
3 231 (43.92%) jQuery
4 183 (34.79%) HTML5
5 172 (32.70%) .NET
6 125 (23.76%) ASP.NET
7 117 (22.24%) CSS3
8 88 (16.73%) XML
9 65 (12.36%) Web Services
9 65 (12.36%) Ajax
10 54 (10.27%) Spring
11 52 (9.89%) AngularJS
12 48 (9.13%) ASP.NET MVC
13 47 (8.94%) Hibernate
14 38 (7.22%) .NET Framework
15 35 (6.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 34 (6.46%) Zend Framework
17 33 (6.27%) J2EE
17 33 (6.27%) Sass
18 26 (4.94%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 32 (6.08%) User Experience
2 18 (3.42%) DTV
2 18 (3.42%) Computer Science
3 14 (2.66%) GIS
3 14 (2.66%) Mobile App
3 14 (2.66%) Open Source
4 11 (2.09%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (1.90%) Digital Media
6 7 (1.33%) Visualisation
6 7 (1.33%) RIA
6 7 (1.33%) W3C
6 7 (1.33%) Clustering
7 6 (1.14%) Informatics
7 6 (1.14%) Wiki
8 5 (0.95%) CMDB
8 5 (0.95%) Web 2.0
9 4 (0.76%) Taxonomies
9 4 (0.76%) E-Learning
9 4 (0.76%) NHS
10 3 (0.57%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 73 (13.88%) Linux
2 30 (5.70%) CentOS
3 22 (4.18%) UNIX
4 17 (3.23%) Windows
5 8 (1.52%) Mac OS
6 7 (1.33%) Android
7 6 (1.14%) Apple iOS
8 4 (0.76%) Solaris
9 3 (0.57%) VMS
9 3 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.19%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.19%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (32.51%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (19.58%) MVC
3 63 (11.98%) TDD
4 60 (11.41%) Continuous Integration
5 59 (11.22%) Scrum
6 47 (8.94%) OO
7 39 (7.41%) Software Engineering
8 31 (5.89%) Responsive Web Design
9 28 (5.32%) Automated Testing
10 27 (5.13%) UML
11 26 (4.94%) Unit Testing
12 24 (4.56%) OOP
13 23 (4.37%) Business Intelligence
14 22 (4.18%) Web Development
15 20 (3.80%) BDD
15 20 (3.80%) Mentoring
16 19 (3.61%) Content Management
16 19 (3.61%) OOD
17 18 (3.42%) Digital Marketing
18 16 (3.04%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 139 (26.43%) C#
2 127 (24.14%) PHP
3 120 (22.81%) Java
4 111 (21.10%) SQL
5 23 (4.37%) Python
6 21 (3.99%) T-SQL
7 19 (3.61%) Perl
8 18 (3.42%) PHP5
9 16 (3.04%) VB.NET
10 12 (2.28%) Ruby
10 12 (2.28%) Bash Shell
11 10 (1.90%) PL/SQL
12 9 (1.71%) C++
12 9 (1.71%) Lua
13 8 (1.52%) CFML
14 7 (1.33%) PowerShell
15 6 (1.14%) VB
16 5 (0.95%) Clojure
17 4 (0.76%) VBA
17 4 (0.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 54 (10.27%) Security Cleared
2 32 (6.08%) SC Cleared
3 30 (5.70%) Degree
4 27 (5.13%) DV Cleared
5 5 (0.95%) Sun Certification
6 2 (0.38%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.19%) HNC
7 1 (0.19%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.09%) HL7
2 8 (1.52%) ISO 9001
2 8 (1.52%) ISO 14001
3 6 (1.14%) QA
4 4 (0.76%) SLA
4 4 (0.76%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.76%) WAI
5 1 (0.19%) COBIT
5 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.19%) WCAG
System Software
1 7 (1.33%) Shibboleth
2 5 (0.95%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.76%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 3 (0.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 3 (0.57%) NFS
5 1 (0.19%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (0.57%) Puppet
2 2 (0.38%) SCOM
3 1 (0.19%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.19%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 56 (10.65%) Zend
2 50 (9.51%) Microsoft
3 29 (5.51%) Oracle
4 18 (3.42%) SAP
5 17 (3.23%) Sitecore
6 10 (1.90%) JBoss
7 8 (1.52%) IBM
8 7 (1.33%) Adobe
8 7 (1.33%) Google
9 6 (1.14%) ServiceNow
10 5 (0.95%) Sun
11 4 (0.76%) EPiServer
11 4 (0.76%) VMware
11 4 (0.76%) CA
11 4 (0.76%) Twitter
12 2 (0.38%) Facebook
12 2 (0.38%) Salesforce.com
13 1 (0.19%) Remedy
13 1 (0.19%) JD Edwards
13 1 (0.19%) Telerik
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