The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 22 6 23
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +17
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 25 42 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 7.49% 11.93% 4.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.36% 32.31% 15.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 31 6
Average daily rate
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£325 £388 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% +13.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £438 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £303
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 £32.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.75 £30.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+20.49% -12.85%
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
144 130 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 43.11% 36.93% 30.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 93 50
Average daily rate £340 £350 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £245 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £417
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 12
Average hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +62.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £27.63 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 July 2015.

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 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 48 (82.76%) HTML
2 25 (43.10%) .NET
2 25 (43.10%) CSS
3 24 (41.38%) ASP.NET
4 22 (37.93%) Linux
5 20 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (29.31%) Security Cleared
7 16 (27.59%) SC Cleared
7 16 (27.59%) HTML5
8 15 (25.86%) SQL
9 14 (24.14%) Java
9 14 (24.14%) Microsoft
9 14 (24.14%) jQuery
10 13 (22.41%) Microsoft Certification
10 13 (22.41%) C#
10 13 (22.41%) SOAP
11 12 (20.69%) Web Services
11 12 (20.69%) PowerShell
12 11 (18.97%) JSP
12 11 (18.97%) PHP
12 11 (18.97%) SQL Server
12 11 (18.97%) MS Excel
12 11 (18.97%) TDD
12 11 (18.97%) MVC
13 10 (17.24%) Cisco Certification
13 10 (17.24%) Scrum
13 10 (17.24%) OO
13 10 (17.24%) Cisco
14 9 (15.52%) ISEB
14 9 (15.52%) HP

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 5 (8.62%) Apache
1 5 (8.62%) Drupal
1 5 (8.62%) CMS
2 4 (6.90%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.90%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (6.90%) JBoss
3 3 (5.17%) Tomcat
3 3 (5.17%) Umbraco
4 2 (3.45%) WordPress
4 2 (3.45%) IIS
4 2 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (3.45%) Kentico
5 1 (1.72%) Node.js
5 1 (1.72%) Joomla!
5 1 (1.72%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 11 (18.97%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.90%) InfoPath
3 2 (3.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.79%) Internet
2 2 (3.45%) Extranet
2 2 (3.45%) Intranet
3 1 (1.72%) Bluetooth
3 1 (1.72%) Firewall
3 1 (1.72%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.72%) iSCSI
3 1 (1.72%) LTE
3 1 (1.72%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.97%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.79%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (10.34%) MySQL
4 5 (8.62%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (5.17%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.72%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 7 (12.07%) Git (software)
2 6 (10.34%) Subversion
2 6 (10.34%) Jenkins
3 4 (6.90%) Visual Studio
3 4 (6.90%) Cucumber
3 4 (6.90%) Selenium
4 3 (5.17%) Maven
4 3 (5.17%) JUnit
4 3 (5.17%) Mockito
5 1 (1.72%) QUnit
5 1 (1.72%) Jasmine
5 1 (1.72%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (1.72%) Ant
5 1 (1.72%) JIRA
5 1 (1.72%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.72%) RSpec
5 1 (1.72%) PHPUnit
General
1 4 (6.90%) Telecoms
1 4 (6.90%) Retail
2 3 (5.17%) Marketing
3 2 (3.45%) Legal
4 1 (1.72%) Military
4 1 (1.72%) Finance
Job Titles
1 39 (67.24%) Developer
2 10 (17.24%) Java Developer
3 8 (13.79%) .NET Developer
4 7 (12.07%) Test Specialist
5 4 (6.90%) PHP Developer
5 4 (6.90%) Web Developer
5 4 (6.90%) ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (6.90%) SharePoint Developer
5 4 (6.90%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (5.17%) Siebel Configurator
6 3 (5.17%) Front-End Developer
6 3 (5.17%) Magento Developer
6 3 (5.17%) Software Engineer
7 2 (3.45%) Software Developer
7 2 (3.45%) Analyst
7 2 (3.45%) .NET Web Developer
7 2 (3.45%) Hybris Developer
7 2 (3.45%) OO PHP Developer
7 2 (3.45%) Test Leader
7 2 (3.45%) Umbraco Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (82.76%) HTML
2 25 (43.10%) .NET
2 25 (43.10%) CSS
3 24 (41.38%) ASP.NET
4 16 (27.59%) HTML5
5 14 (24.14%) jQuery
6 13 (22.41%) SOAP
7 12 (20.69%) Web Services
8 11 (18.97%) JSP
9 7 (12.07%) RESTful
10 6 (10.34%) J2EE
10 6 (10.34%) Spring
11 5 (8.62%) LAMP
11 5 (8.62%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (6.90%) OpenID
12 4 (6.90%) REST
12 4 (6.90%) CSS3
12 4 (6.90%) XHTML
12 4 (6.90%) EJB
12 4 (6.90%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.45%) Digital Media
2 2 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.45%) User Experience
2 2 (3.45%) W3C
3 1 (1.72%) GIS
3 1 (1.72%) Replication
3 1 (1.72%) Clustering
3 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.72%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 22 (37.93%) Linux
2 9 (15.52%) UNIX
3 3 (5.17%) Windows
4 2 (3.45%) Android
5 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.72%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (18.97%) TDD
2 11 (18.97%) MVC
3 10 (17.24%) OO
3 10 (17.24%) Scrum
4 9 (15.52%) Knowledge Management
4 9 (15.52%) Security Testing
4 9 (15.52%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (12.07%) Test Scripting
5 7 (12.07%) BDD
6 6 (10.34%) Web Development
7 5 (8.62%) E-Commerce
7 5 (8.62%) SDLC
8 4 (6.90%) OO PHP
8 4 (6.90%) Change Control
8 4 (6.90%) Open Source
8 4 (6.90%) SOA
8 4 (6.90%) CRM
8 4 (6.90%) B2B
8 4 (6.90%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (25.86%) SQL
2 14 (24.14%) Java
3 13 (22.41%) C#
4 12 (20.69%) PowerShell
5 11 (18.97%) PHP
6 5 (8.62%) Perl
7 3 (5.17%) PL/SQL
7 3 (5.17%) VB.NET
8 2 (3.45%) PHP5
8 2 (3.45%) Groovy
9 1 (1.72%) VBA
9 1 (1.72%) C
9 1 (1.72%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.72%) VBScript
9 1 (1.72%) C++
Qualifications
1 17 (29.31%) Security Cleared
2 16 (27.59%) SC Cleared
3 13 (22.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (17.24%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (15.52%) ISEB
5 9 (15.52%) MCITP
5 9 (15.52%) ISTQB
5 9 (15.52%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 7 (12.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (1.72%) Siebel Certification
7 1 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.72%) MCP
7 1 (1.72%) CCNP
7 1 (1.72%) CCNA
System Software
1 3 (5.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.72%) VirtualBox
3 1 (1.72%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (24.14%) Microsoft
2 10 (17.24%) Cisco
3 9 (15.52%) HP
4 7 (12.07%) Oracle
5 4 (6.90%) Telerik
6 3 (5.17%) VMware
6 3 (5.17%) Siebel
6 3 (5.17%) Apigee
7 2 (3.45%) hybris
7 2 (3.45%) Nintex
7 2 (3.45%) Apple
8 1 (1.72%) EPiServer
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £200 - £275 per hour
Posted: 13 hours ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 22 hours ago