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 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 15 14 17
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 258 267 194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 8.30% 8.40% 8.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.13% 22.65% 21.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 163 117
Average daily rate
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£350 £313 £306
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +2.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £346 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+6.53% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Average hourly rate - £30.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +93.54%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+13.84% -7.14%
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 1179 894
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 37.52% 37.11% 38.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 719 728 496
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 58 53
Average hourly rate £35.00 £38.75 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.19 £16.43 £16.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.65 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +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 27 April 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
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 27 April 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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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 +3 82 £375 +20.00% 72
Gloucestershire +13 64 £400 +10.34% 20
Somerset +9 30 £340 +4.61% 22
Devon +7 26 £313 +11.60% 15
Wiltshire -24 26 £375 +20.96% 22
Dorset +12 22 £250 -42.85% 20
Cornwall +5 5 £300 +39.53% 1
JavaScript
England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 382 (69.33%) HTML
2 297 (53.90%) CSS
3 207 (37.57%) .NET
4 206 (37.39%) jQuery
5 205 (37.21%) Agile Software Development
6 187 (33.94%) C#
7 180 (32.67%) HTML5
8 154 (27.95%) Java
9 146 (26.50%) MVC
10 143 (25.95%) ASP.NET
11 135 (24.50%) SQL
12 129 (23.41%) PHP
13 119 (21.60%) SQL Server
14 100 (18.15%) CSS3
15 90 (16.33%) MySQL
16 89 (16.15%) Linux
17 83 (15.06%) Git (software)
18 81 (14.70%) Security Cleared
19 70 (12.70%) Scrum
20 69 (12.52%) ASP.NET MVC
21 68 (12.34%) Web Services
22 67 (12.16%) AngularJS
23 65 (11.80%) TDD
24 63 (11.43%) Continuous Integration
25 62 (11.25%) Microsoft
26 60 (10.89%) XML
26 60 (10.89%) OO
27 59 (10.71%) Finance
28 58 (10.53%) .NET Framework
29 54 (9.80%) Ajax

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 45 (8.17%) Node.js
2 43 (7.80%) Apache
3 33 (5.99%) CMS
4 30 (5.44%) SharePoint
5 25 (4.54%) Drupal
6 17 (3.09%) SharePoint 2010
6 17 (3.09%) IIS
7 15 (2.72%) SharePoint 2013
8 14 (2.54%) Umbraco
8 14 (2.54%) WordPress
9 6 (1.09%) Sitecore CMS
9 6 (1.09%) Tomcat
9 6 (1.09%) Mule
10 5 (0.91%) JBoss
11 4 (0.73%) ArcGIS
11 4 (0.73%) Apache Solr
12 3 (0.54%) Elasticsearch
13 2 (0.36%) Mule ESB
13 2 (0.36%) Apache Qpid
13 2 (0.36%) MQSeries
Applications
1 15 (2.72%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.81%) Photoshop
3 6 (1.09%) MS Office
4 3 (0.54%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 18 (3.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 10 (1.81%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (1.27%) Summit
4 6 (1.09%) Magento
5 1 (0.18%) CODA-Financials
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (2.72%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.09%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (0.73%) GitHub
5 3 (0.54%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.36%) Office 365
7 1 (0.18%) SaaS
7 1 (0.18%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.18%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 30 (5.44%) HTTP
2 13 (2.36%) Internet
3 3 (0.54%) Intranet
4 2 (0.36%) IPv4
4 2 (0.36%) IPv6
4 2 (0.36%) 3G
5 1 (0.18%) DVB
5 1 (0.18%) Wireless
5 1 (0.18%) NAS
5 1 (0.18%) DLNA
5 1 (0.18%) SAN
5 1 (0.18%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.18%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.18%) Broadband
5 1 (0.18%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (21.60%) SQL Server
2 90 (16.33%) MySQL
3 42 (7.62%) MongoDB
4 30 (5.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 30 (5.44%) Relational Database
5 17 (3.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 14 (2.54%) SQL Server 2012
7 11 (2.00%) Couchbase
7 11 (2.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 11 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
8 10 (1.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 7 (1.27%) NoSQL
10 6 (1.09%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (0.91%) RDBMS
11 5 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (0.73%) MS Access
13 3 (0.54%) Crystal Reports
14 2 (0.36%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 2 (0.36%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 83 (15.06%) Git (software)
2 49 (8.89%) Visual Studio
3 38 (6.90%) Subversion
4 33 (5.99%) PHPUnit
5 28 (5.08%) Maven
6 24 (4.36%) Team Foundation Server
7 21 (3.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 18 (3.27%) Ant
9 16 (2.90%) Apache Ivy
10 15 (2.72%) ClearCase
11 14 (2.54%) NUnit
12 13 (2.36%) Jenkins
12 13 (2.36%) MSTest
13 9 (1.63%) Cucumber
13 9 (1.63%) JUnit
14 8 (1.45%) Selenium
14 8 (1.45%) Axure RP
15 7 (1.27%) Appcelerator Titanium
15 7 (1.27%) JIRA
16 5 (0.91%) Eclipse
General
1 59 (10.71%) Finance
2 23 (4.17%) Marketing
3 21 (3.81%) Telecoms
4 19 (3.45%) Electronics
5 18 (3.27%) Manufacturing
6 17 (3.09%) Retail
7 5 (0.91%) Publishing
8 3 (0.54%) Banking
8 3 (0.54%) Advertising
9 2 (0.36%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.36%) Law
9 2 (0.36%) Games
9 2 (0.36%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.18%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.18%) Military
10 1 (0.18%) Back Office
10 1 (0.18%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 471 (85.48%) Developer
2 108 (19.60%) .NET Developer
3 61 (11.07%) Java Developer
4 56 (10.16%) PHP Developer
5 52 (9.44%) Web Developer
6 49 (8.89%) Senior Developer
7 43 (7.80%) JavaScript Developer
8 42 (7.62%) Front-End Developer
9 39 (7.08%) C# Developer
10 36 (6.53%) Software Developer
11 33 (5.99%) C# .NET Developer
12 27 (4.90%) Software Engineer
13 26 (4.72%) ASP.NET Developer
14 21 (3.81%) Drupal Developer
15 19 (3.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 19 (3.45%) Architect
16 17 (3.09%) Senior Java Developer
17 14 (2.54%) .NET Web Developer
17 14 (2.54%) Ruby Developer
18 13 (2.36%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 382 (69.33%) HTML
2 297 (53.90%) CSS
3 207 (37.57%) .NET
4 206 (37.39%) jQuery
5 180 (32.67%) HTML5
6 143 (25.95%) ASP.NET
7 100 (18.15%) CSS3
8 69 (12.52%) ASP.NET MVC
9 68 (12.34%) Web Services
10 67 (12.16%) AngularJS
11 60 (10.89%) XML
12 58 (10.53%) .NET Framework
13 54 (9.80%) Ajax
14 48 (8.71%) Spring
15 38 (6.90%) Doctrine
16 35 (6.35%) RESTful
17 34 (6.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 33 (5.99%) JSON
18 33 (5.99%) WCF
19 32 (5.81%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 35 (6.35%) User Experience
2 23 (4.17%) Visualisation
3 20 (3.63%) Mobile App
4 19 (3.45%) DTV
5 16 (2.90%) Computer Science
6 12 (2.18%) Open Source
7 10 (1.81%) Digital Media
8 7 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (1.09%) RIA
10 5 (0.91%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (0.91%) NHS
10 5 (0.91%) Graphic Design
11 4 (0.73%) GIS
11 4 (0.73%) 3D Graphics
11 4 (0.73%) Client/Server
11 4 (0.73%) Blackberry
11 4 (0.73%) Linked Data
12 3 (0.54%) Data Structures
12 3 (0.54%) Algorithms
12 3 (0.54%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 89 (16.15%) Linux
2 35 (6.35%) CentOS
3 30 (5.44%) Windows
4 27 (4.90%) Apple iOS
5 25 (4.54%) UNIX
6 22 (3.99%) Android
7 11 (2.00%) Ubuntu
8 10 (1.81%) Windows Phone
9 3 (0.54%) Windows Phone 7
10 2 (0.36%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.36%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (0.36%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.18%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 205 (37.21%) Agile Software Development
2 146 (26.50%) MVC
3 70 (12.70%) Scrum
4 65 (11.80%) TDD
5 63 (11.43%) Continuous Integration
6 60 (10.89%) OO
7 49 (8.89%) Responsive Web Design
8 48 (8.71%) Software Engineering
9 45 (8.17%) Web Development
10 39 (7.08%) Mentoring
11 38 (6.90%) BDD
12 33 (5.99%) Unit Testing
13 32 (5.81%) Web Design
14 30 (5.44%) Automated Testing
15 28 (5.08%) Refactoring
16 27 (4.90%) E-Commerce
16 27 (4.90%) OOD
17 24 (4.36%) Business Intelligence
18 20 (3.63%) Digital Marketing
19 19 (3.45%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 187 (33.94%) C#
2 154 (27.95%) Java
3 135 (24.50%) SQL
4 129 (23.41%) PHP
5 48 (8.71%) Ruby
6 39 (7.08%) Python
7 25 (4.54%) T-SQL
8 20 (3.63%) C++
9 19 (3.45%) Perl
10 18 (3.27%) VB.NET
10 18 (3.27%) PHP5
10 18 (3.27%) Bash Shell
11 15 (2.72%) Lua
12 10 (1.81%) C
13 9 (1.63%) PL/SQL
14 8 (1.45%) VB
15 7 (1.27%) PowerShell
16 6 (1.09%) TypeScript
17 5 (0.91%) Shell Script
18 4 (0.73%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 81 (14.70%) Security Cleared
2 46 (8.35%) SC Cleared
3 27 (4.90%) DV Cleared
4 20 (3.63%) Degree
5 9 (1.63%) Sun Certification
6 8 (1.45%) OCPJP
7 5 (0.91%) MCP
8 2 (0.36%) MCSD
8 2 (0.36%) ISEB
8 2 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.36%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.45%) ISO 9001
2 7 (1.27%) ISO 14001
3 3 (0.54%) WCAG
4 2 (0.36%) WAI
4 2 (0.36%) SLA
5 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.18%) QA
5 1 (0.18%) HL7
System Software
1 4 (0.73%) Varnish
2 2 (0.36%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.18%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 18 (3.27%) Puppet
2 6 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.54%) Vagrant
4 2 (0.36%) Nagios
5 1 (0.18%) yum
5 1 (0.18%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 62 (11.25%) Microsoft
2 42 (7.62%) Zend
3 26 (4.72%) Oracle
4 19 (3.45%) SAP
5 9 (1.63%) Sitecore
5 9 (1.63%) Sun
6 7 (1.27%) Google
6 7 (1.27%) Sencha
6 7 (1.27%) Appcelerator
7 4 (0.73%) IBM
8 2 (0.36%) Apple
8 2 (0.36%) EPiServer
8 2 (0.36%) Twitter
8 2 (0.36%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.18%) DigitalOcean
9 1 (0.18%) Ektron
9 1 (0.18%) NetSuite
9 1 (0.18%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.18%) CODA
9 1 (0.18%) Sage
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