The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 14 15 20
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 21 31 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 8.64% 9.20% 5.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.86% 24.60% 17.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 27 14
Median daily rate £325 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £261 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £435 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.00% +7.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.20 £37.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.70% +7.85%
JavaScript
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Programming Languages Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
88 126 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 36.21% 37.39% 33.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 96 81
Median daily rate £379 £370 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.26% +17.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £435 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 1
Median hourly rate £13.00 £32.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.00% -27.77%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Southampton region citing JavaScript as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JavaScript across the Southampton region.

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

JavaScript
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

JavaScript Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript across the Southampton region.

JavaScript Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Southampton region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 22 (68.75%) HTML
2 21 (65.63%) CSS
3 18 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (40.63%) Git (software)
5 10 (31.25%) SQL Server
6 9 (28.13%) SharePoint
6 9 (28.13%) AngularJS
6 9 (28.13%) Front End Development
7 8 (25.00%) Windows
7 8 (25.00%) Content Management
7 8 (25.00%) CMS
7 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (21.88%) HTML5
8 7 (21.88%) Office 365
9 6 (18.75%) CSS3
9 6 (18.75%) Security Cleared
9 6 (18.75%) Management Information System
10 5 (15.63%) Service Management
10 5 (15.63%) MS Office
10 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
10 5 (15.63%) jQuery
10 5 (15.63%) System Testing
10 5 (15.63%) Responsive Web Design
10 5 (15.63%) Line Management
10 5 (15.63%) User Experience
10 5 (15.63%) Software Licensing
11 4 (12.50%) gulp
11 4 (12.50%) Jasmine
11 4 (12.50%) Sass
11 4 (12.50%) XML

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (28.13%) SharePoint
2 8 (25.00%) CMS
3 3 (9.38%) Node.js
4 1 (3.13%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) MS Office
2 1 (3.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (21.88%) Office 365
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) VoIP
2 1 (3.13%) HTTP
2 1 (3.13%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) MySQL
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (40.63%) Git (software)
2 4 (12.50%) gulp
2 4 (12.50%) Jasmine
3 2 (6.25%) ClearCase
3 2 (6.25%) Grunt
3 2 (6.25%) Jenkins
3 2 (6.25%) Maven
3 2 (6.25%) Subversion
3 2 (6.25%) Xcode
4 1 (3.13%) Eclipse
4 1 (3.13%) NetBeans
4 1 (3.13%) PhpStorm
4 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (9.38%) Publishing
2 2 (6.25%) Finance
3 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (81.25%) Developer
2 8 (25.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 6 (18.75%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 5 (15.63%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (9.38%) HTML CSS Developer
5 3 (9.38%) HTML Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Java Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Web Developer
6 2 (6.25%) .NET Developer
6 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 2 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (6.25%) C# Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Administrator
7 1 (3.13%) Applications Developer
7 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.13%) C++ Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Security Specialist
7 1 (3.13%) Test Specialist
7 1 (3.13%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (68.75%) HTML
2 21 (65.63%) CSS
3 9 (28.13%) AngularJS
4 7 (21.88%) HTML5
5 6 (18.75%) CSS3
6 5 (15.63%) jQuery
7 4 (12.50%) Sass
7 4 (12.50%) XML
8 3 (9.38%) .NET
8 3 (9.38%) JSON
9 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET
9 2 (6.25%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 2 (6.25%) Laravel
9 2 (6.25%) React
9 2 (6.25%) RESTful
9 2 (6.25%) Spring
9 2 (6.25%) XSLT
10 1 (3.13%) EJS
10 1 (3.13%) Jade
10 1 (3.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Management Information System
2 5 (15.63%) User Experience
3 2 (6.25%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (6.25%) Statistics
4 1 (3.13%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.00%) Windows
1 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (3.13%) Debian
3 1 (3.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (28.13%) Front End Development
3 8 (25.00%) Content Management
4 5 (15.63%) Line Management
4 5 (15.63%) Responsive Web Design
4 5 (15.63%) Service Management
4 5 (15.63%) Software Licensing
4 5 (15.63%) System Testing
5 4 (12.50%) MVC
5 4 (12.50%) Scrum
6 3 (9.38%) Information Management
6 3 (9.38%) Software Engineering
6 3 (9.38%) Web Development
7 2 (6.25%) Automated Testing
7 2 (6.25%) Configuration Management
7 2 (6.25%) SFIA
8 1 (3.13%) Asynchronous Programming
8 1 (3.13%) B2B
8 1 (3.13%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
8 1 (3.13%) Spend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.50%) C#
1 4 (12.50%) C++
1 4 (12.50%) Java
1 4 (12.50%) SQL
2 2 (6.25%) Bash Shell
2 2 (6.25%) PHP
3 1 (3.13%) CoffeeScript
3 1 (3.13%) PHP 5
3 1 (3.13%) PHP 7
3 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.13%) Python
3 1 (3.13%) Ruby
3 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.38%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.13%) ISEB
3 1 (3.13%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.13%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (3.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (3.13%) MCITP
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) zsh
2 1 (3.13%) KVM
2 1 (3.13%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.13%) Adobe
2 1 (3.13%) Cisco
2 1 (3.13%) HP
2 1 (3.13%) Infobright
2 1 (3.13%) RedGate