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 26 May 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 15 20 17
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 31 19 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 9.20% 5.96% 7.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.41% 17.59% 24.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 14 12
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £273
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +28.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £305 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £425 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.53% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £22.50 - £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.75 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+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
122 108 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 36.20% 33.86% 28.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 81 50
Average daily rate £366 £315 £304
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.26% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £420 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 12
Average hourly rate £32.50 £45.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £45.00 £19.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 (61.54%) HTML
2 31 (39.74%) CSS
3 30 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (37.18%) .NET
5 28 (35.90%) ASP.NET
6 25 (32.05%) Linux
6 25 (32.05%) C#
7 20 (25.64%) Web Services
7 20 (25.64%) jQuery
7 20 (25.64%) Security Cleared
8 19 (24.36%) SC Cleared
8 19 (24.36%) Java
8 19 (24.36%) TDD
9 18 (23.08%) RESTful
9 18 (23.08%) HTML5
10 16 (20.51%) MVC
10 16 (20.51%) Microsoft
11 15 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification
11 15 (19.23%) Ajax
12 14 (17.95%) Scrum
12 14 (17.95%) JSP
12 14 (17.95%) PowerShell
12 14 (17.95%) JSON
13 13 (16.67%) AngularJS
13 13 (16.67%) MS Excel
13 13 (16.67%) Spring
14 12 (15.38%) Knowledge Management
14 12 (15.38%) HP
14 12 (15.38%) ISEB
14 12 (15.38%) Cisco Certification

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 7 (8.97%) Apache
2 6 (7.69%) Tomcat
2 6 (7.69%) CMS
3 4 (5.13%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.13%) JBoss
3 4 (5.13%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (3.85%) Umbraco
5 2 (2.56%) Drupal
5 2 (2.56%) IIS
5 2 (2.56%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (2.56%) Kentico
6 1 (1.28%) WordPress
6 1 (1.28%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 13 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.13%) InfoPath
3 2 (2.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.41%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (6.41%) AWS CloudFormation
1 5 (6.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 3 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.28%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.54%) Internet
2 7 (8.97%) TCP/IP
2 7 (8.97%) Modbus
2 7 (8.97%) MQTT
3 3 (3.85%) Ethernet
4 2 (2.56%) Intranet
4 2 (2.56%) Extranet
5 1 (1.28%) Firewall
5 1 (1.28%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.28%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (6.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.85%) MySQL
5 2 (2.56%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.28%) Hazelcast
6 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.28%) SAP BW
6 1 (1.28%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.28%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (1.28%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 12 (15.38%) Selenium
1 12 (15.38%) Jenkins
2 11 (14.10%) Cucumber
3 10 (12.82%) Mockito
3 10 (12.82%) JUnit
3 10 (12.82%) Visual Studio
3 10 (12.82%) Maven
4 5 (6.41%) Subversion
4 5 (6.41%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.56%) RSpec
6 1 (1.28%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.28%) Ant
6 1 (1.28%) QUnit
6 1 (1.28%) Jasmine
General
1 4 (5.13%) Retail
2 3 (3.85%) Marketing
3 2 (2.56%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.28%) Finance
4 1 (1.28%) Legal
4 1 (1.28%) Military
Job Titles
1 46 (58.97%) Developer
2 11 (14.10%) Java Developer
3 10 (12.82%) C# Developer
4 9 (11.54%) .NET Developer
4 9 (11.54%) Test Specialist
5 7 (8.97%) JavaScript Developer
6 6 (7.69%) Python Developer
6 6 (7.69%) Software Engineer
7 5 (6.41%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (5.13%) Software Developer
8 4 (5.13%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (5.13%) SharePoint Developer
8 4 (5.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (5.13%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (3.85%) C# Software Developer
9 3 (3.85%) Front-End Developer
9 3 (3.85%) Test Leader
9 3 (3.85%) Siebel Configurator
10 2 (2.56%) C++ Software Developer
10 2 (2.56%) C++/C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (61.54%) HTML
2 31 (39.74%) CSS
3 29 (37.18%) .NET
4 28 (35.90%) ASP.NET
5 20 (25.64%) Web Services
5 20 (25.64%) jQuery
6 18 (23.08%) RESTful
6 18 (23.08%) HTML5
7 15 (19.23%) Ajax
8 14 (17.95%) JSP
8 14 (17.95%) JSON
9 13 (16.67%) Spring
9 13 (16.67%) AngularJS
10 12 (15.38%) CSS3
11 10 (12.82%) Hibernate
12 8 (10.26%) SOAP
13 7 (8.97%) XML
13 7 (8.97%) ASP.NET MVC
13 7 (8.97%) WebSockets
14 6 (7.69%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.41%) Computer Science
1 5 (6.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.56%) Streaming Video
2 2 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.56%) User Experience
3 1 (1.28%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.28%) W3C
3 1 (1.28%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 25 (32.05%) Linux
2 11 (14.10%) UNIX
2 11 (14.10%) Windows
3 4 (5.13%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.56%) Android
5 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (24.36%) TDD
3 16 (20.51%) MVC
4 14 (17.95%) Scrum
5 12 (15.38%) Knowledge Management
5 12 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (15.38%) BDD
6 11 (14.10%) Security Testing
7 10 (12.82%) Web Development
8 9 (11.54%) Test Scripting
9 6 (7.69%) OO
9 6 (7.69%) Change Control
9 6 (7.69%) Multithreading
10 5 (6.41%) Open Source
11 4 (5.13%) Mentoring
11 4 (5.13%) SDLC
11 4 (5.13%) SOA
11 4 (5.13%) Unit Testing
11 4 (5.13%) Content Management
11 4 (5.13%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (32.05%) C#
2 19 (24.36%) Java
3 14 (17.95%) PowerShell
4 10 (12.82%) Python
5 9 (11.54%) SQL
6 6 (7.69%) IronPython
7 4 (5.13%) PHP
8 3 (3.85%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.56%) Groovy
9 2 (2.56%) VC++
9 2 (2.56%) C++
10 1 (1.28%) Perl
10 1 (1.28%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.28%) VBScript
10 1 (1.28%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.28%) VBA
Qualifications
1 20 (25.64%) Security Cleared
2 19 (24.36%) SC Cleared
3 15 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (15.38%) ISTQB
4 12 (15.38%) ISEB
4 12 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (15.38%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 11 (14.10%) MCITP
6 10 (12.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (5.13%) Degree
8 1 (1.28%) Siebel Certification
8 1 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.28%) MCP
8 1 (1.28%) CCNP
8 1 (1.28%) CCNA
System Software
1 3 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (2.56%) VirtualBox
3 1 (1.28%) Docker
3 1 (1.28%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (7.69%) Puppet
2 1 (1.28%) Vagrant
2 1 (1.28%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (20.51%) Microsoft
2 12 (15.38%) HP
2 12 (15.38%) Cisco
3 6 (7.69%) Oracle
4 4 (5.13%) Telerik
5 3 (3.85%) Siebel
5 3 (3.85%) VMware
5 3 (3.85%) Apigee
6 2 (2.56%) hybris
6 2 (2.56%) Nintex
6 2 (2.56%) Apple
7 1 (1.28%) Google
7 1 (1.28%) EPiServer
7 1 (1.28%) Business Objects
7 1 (1.28%) SAP