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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 11 11 12
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 332 305 258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 11.20% 9.62% 9.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.50% 25.67% 28.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 217 175
Average daily rate £350 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 2 4
Average hourly rate £35.00 £34.25 £31.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.18% +9.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £32.45 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.75 £36.05 £34.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
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
1165 1188 910
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 39.30% 37.46% 34.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 750 764 545
Average daily rate £370 £385 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.89% +18.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 70 44
Average hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.05% +10.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £22.69 £14.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.80 £44.50 £41.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 0 117 £350 -12.50% 73
Wiltshire +15 58 £348 -7.33% 26
Gloucestershire -6 52 £400 - 29
Somerset +22 35 £325 +20.93% 23
Devon 0 30 £408 +23.48% 7
Dorset -4 11 £388 +61.45% 34
Cornwall +2 2 £300 - 3
JavaScript
England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

1 528 (73.44%) HTML
2 455 (63.28%) CSS
3 325 (45.20%) Agile Software Development
4 281 (39.08%) .NET
5 256 (35.61%) C#
6 232 (32.27%) MVC
7 204 (28.37%) HTML5
8 197 (27.40%) Java
9 192 (26.70%) SQL
10 190 (26.43%) jQuery
11 187 (26.01%) ASP.NET
12 181 (25.17%) AngularJS
13 164 (22.81%) SQL Server
14 163 (22.67%) Scrum
15 146 (20.31%) Security Cleared
16 129 (17.94%) Front End Development
17 122 (16.97%) Git (software)
18 116 (16.13%) TDD
19 113 (15.72%) Web Services
20 108 (15.02%) ASP.NET MVC
21 107 (14.88%) Unit Testing
22 104 (14.46%) Microsoft
23 100 (13.91%) CSS3
24 98 (13.63%) .NET Framework
25 89 (12.38%) Web Development
26 87 (12.10%) Oracle
27 82 (11.40%) Finance
28 79 (10.99%) XML
29 78 (10.85%) OO
30 77 (10.71%) BDD

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 64 (8.90%) Node.js
2 57 (7.93%) IIS
3 46 (6.40%) SharePoint
4 35 (4.87%) Elasticsearch
5 30 (4.17%) CMS
6 28 (3.89%) Apache
7 24 (3.34%) Tomcat
8 17 (2.36%) JBoss
9 14 (1.95%) Umbraco
10 12 (1.67%) WebSphere
10 12 (1.67%) WebSphere Application Server
11 7 (0.97%) Confluence
11 7 (0.97%) Drupal
11 7 (0.97%) SharePoint 2013
12 6 (0.83%) Sitecore CMS
12 6 (0.83%) WordPress
13 5 (0.70%) Kentico
14 3 (0.42%) ArcGIS
15 2 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
15 2 (0.28%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 30 (4.17%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.67%) Photoshop
3 11 (1.53%) MS Office
4 5 (0.70%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (0.56%) InfoPath
6 3 (0.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.28%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (1.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 12 (1.67%) Magento
3 10 (1.39%) Oracle EBS
4 8 (1.11%) Payment Gateway
5 7 (0.97%) Dynamics AX
6 6 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
7 5 (0.70%) BigMachines
7 5 (0.70%) Eloqua
8 4 (0.56%) WebTrends
9 1 (0.14%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 40 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (5.01%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (2.64%) GitHub
4 18 (2.50%) SaaS
5 5 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.14%) IaaS
6 1 (0.14%) IBM SmartCloud
6 1 (0.14%) Office 365
6 1 (0.14%) PaaS
6 1 (0.14%) Trello
6 1 (0.14%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 22 (3.06%) HTTP
2 14 (1.95%) Internet
3 13 (1.81%) HbbTV
4 9 (1.25%) LDAP
5 8 (1.11%) TCP/IP
6 6 (0.83%) Broadband
7 4 (0.56%) DVB
7 4 (0.56%) Intranet
8 3 (0.42%) Firewall
8 3 (0.42%) SSL
9 1 (0.14%) DNS
9 1 (0.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 164 (22.81%) SQL Server
2 51 (7.09%) Relational Database
3 44 (6.12%) MySQL
4 40 (5.56%) MongoDB
5 38 (5.29%) NoSQL
6 32 (4.45%) PostgreSQL
7 29 (4.03%) RDBMS
8 25 (3.48%) SQL Server 2008
9 19 (2.64%) Big Data
9 19 (2.64%) Oracle Database
10 15 (2.09%) SQL Server 2012
11 13 (1.81%) Data Mining
12 11 (1.53%) Hadoop
12 11 (1.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 10 (1.39%) Oracle BI EE
13 10 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 9 (1.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 8 (1.11%) Apache Accumulo
15 8 (1.11%) OrientDB
15 8 (1.11%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 122 (16.97%) Git (software)
2 74 (10.29%) Jenkins
3 49 (6.82%) Maven
3 49 (6.82%) Team Foundation Server
4 48 (6.68%) Selenium
5 42 (5.84%) Cucumber
6 39 (5.42%) Subversion
7 37 (5.15%) JUnit
8 36 (5.01%) Visual Studio
9 30 (4.17%) Eclipse
9 30 (4.17%) Grunt
9 30 (4.17%) SpecFlow
10 21 (2.92%) gulp
11 19 (2.64%) JIRA
11 19 (2.64%) RSpec
12 16 (2.23%) Ant
13 14 (1.95%) Sonatype Nexus
14 13 (1.81%) Capybara
14 13 (1.81%) git-flow
14 13 (1.81%) NUnit
General
1 82 (11.40%) Finance
2 27 (3.76%) Marketing
3 24 (3.34%) Telecoms
4 17 (2.36%) Manufacturing
5 15 (2.09%) Electronics
6 12 (1.67%) Banking
7 11 (1.53%) Retail
8 10 (1.39%) Back Office
9 6 (0.83%) Aerospace
10 3 (0.42%) Games
11 2 (0.28%) Advertising
11 2 (0.28%) Local Government
11 2 (0.28%) Publishing
12 1 (0.14%) Automotive
12 1 (0.14%) Military
12 1 (0.14%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 590 (82.06%) Developer
2 137 (19.05%) .NET Developer
3 103 (14.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 102 (14.19%) Java Developer
5 94 (13.07%) JavaScript Developer
6 80 (11.13%) C# Developer
7 56 (7.79%) HTML Developer
7 56 (7.79%) Web Developer
8 54 (7.51%) C# .NET Developer
9 50 (6.95%) Software Developer
10 47 (6.54%) HTML CSS Developer
11 44 (6.12%) ASP.NET Developer
12 41 (5.70%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 36 (5.01%) Senior Developer
14 34 (4.73%) Angular Developer
15 31 (4.31%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 31 (4.31%) PHP Developer
15 31 (4.31%) SQL Developer
16 28 (3.89%) DV Cleared Java Developer
16 28 (3.89%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 528 (73.44%) HTML
2 455 (63.28%) CSS
3 281 (39.08%) .NET
4 204 (28.37%) HTML5
5 190 (26.43%) jQuery
6 187 (26.01%) ASP.NET
7 181 (25.17%) AngularJS
8 113 (15.72%) Web Services
9 108 (15.02%) ASP.NET MVC
10 100 (13.91%) CSS3
11 98 (13.63%) .NET Framework
12 79 (10.99%) XML
13 73 (10.15%) Ajax
14 63 (8.76%) Entity Framework
15 58 (8.07%) JSON
16 57 (7.93%) WCF
17 55 (7.65%) Sass
18 53 (7.37%) RESTful
19 49 (6.82%) Spring
20 46 (6.40%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 68 (9.46%) Analytical Skills
2 62 (8.62%) User Experience
3 32 (4.45%) Mobile App
4 24 (3.34%) Computer Science
5 19 (2.64%) Visualisation
6 17 (2.36%) Client/Server
7 15 (2.09%) iPad
8 14 (1.95%) DTV
9 11 (1.53%) Inversion of Control
10 8 (1.11%) Digital Media
10 8 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
10 8 (1.11%) N-Tier
11 6 (0.83%) Data Structures
11 6 (0.83%) Management Information System
11 6 (0.83%) MPEG
12 4 (0.56%) IPTV
12 4 (0.56%) Video on Demand
13 3 (0.42%) Graphic Design
13 3 (0.42%) Statistics
13 3 (0.42%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 76 (10.57%) Windows
2 62 (8.62%) Linux
3 39 (5.42%) Unix
4 30 (4.17%) Windows Server
5 25 (3.48%) Windows Server 2003
6 19 (2.64%) Apple iOS
7 17 (2.36%) Android
8 14 (1.95%) Mac OS X
9 7 (0.97%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.42%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.28%) CentOS
12 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.14%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 325 (45.20%) Agile Software Development
2 232 (32.27%) MVC
3 163 (22.67%) Scrum
4 129 (17.94%) Front End Development
5 116 (16.13%) TDD
6 107 (14.88%) Unit Testing
7 89 (12.38%) Web Development
8 78 (10.85%) OO
9 77 (10.71%) BDD
10 70 (9.74%) Software Engineering
11 66 (9.18%) Continuous Integration
12 57 (7.93%) Automated Testing
13 49 (6.82%) UML
14 48 (6.68%) Responsive Web Design
15 45 (6.26%) E-Commerce
16 40 (5.56%) Open Source
17 39 (5.42%) Configuration Management
18 38 (5.29%) Web Design
19 30 (4.17%) DevOps
20 29 (4.03%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 256 (35.61%) C#
2 197 (27.40%) Java
3 192 (26.70%) SQL
4 76 (10.57%) Python
5 68 (9.46%) Ruby
6 61 (8.48%) PHP
7 45 (6.26%) C++
8 40 (5.56%) Perl
9 37 (5.15%) Bash Shell
10 35 (4.87%) C
11 23 (3.20%) TypeScript
12 22 (3.06%) Scala
13 20 (2.78%) T-SQL
14 17 (2.36%) PL/SQL
15 16 (2.23%) VB
16 11 (1.53%) VB.NET
17 9 (1.25%) Apex Code
17 9 (1.25%) VBScript
18 8 (1.11%) Lua
19 7 (0.97%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 146 (20.31%) Security Cleared
2 67 (9.32%) DV Cleared
3 66 (9.18%) SC Cleared
4 39 (5.42%) Degree
5 8 (1.11%) ISEB
6 7 (0.97%) Sun Certification
7 4 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.42%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.42%) MCAD
8 3 (0.42%) MCITP
8 3 (0.42%) MCSD
8 3 (0.42%) MCTS
9 1 (0.14%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.14%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (1.39%) QA
2 6 (0.83%) OIPF
3 4 (0.56%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (0.56%) ISO 14001
3 4 (0.56%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.28%) WAI
5 1 (0.14%) MISRA
5 1 (0.14%) MISRA C
5 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.14%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (2.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (0.70%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.70%) Docker
3 2 (0.28%) Shibboleth
4 1 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 30 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
2 19 (2.64%) Puppet
3 13 (1.81%) yum
4 6 (0.83%) Kibana
5 5 (0.70%) Ansible
6 3 (0.42%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 2 (0.28%) Fluentd
8 1 (0.14%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 104 (14.46%) Microsoft
2 87 (12.10%) Oracle
3 26 (3.62%) Siebel
4 18 (2.50%) SAP
4 18 (2.50%) VMware
5 15 (2.09%) Salesforce.com
6 12 (1.67%) IBM
7 9 (1.25%) Sencha
8 8 (1.11%) EPiServer
9 7 (0.97%) Sitecore
9 7 (0.97%) Sun
10 6 (0.83%) Adobe
10 6 (0.83%) HP
10 6 (0.83%) Zend
11 4 (0.56%) ServiceNow
11 4 (0.56%) Tableau
12 3 (0.42%) Google
12 3 (0.42%) Splunk
12 3 (0.42%) Telerik
12 3 (0.42%) Xamarin
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