The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Southampton region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 15 10 27
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +17
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 27 24 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 7.07% 8.96% 2.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.29% 26.97% 9.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 15 4
Average daily rate £325 £285 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.03% -0.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £220 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £377 £386 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £21.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- +27.27%
Programming Languages Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
140 89 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 36.65% 33.21% 23.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 53 32
Average daily rate £315 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £193 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £428 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 15 6
Average hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +8.10%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
JavaScript
Hampshire

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014, 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 46 (92.00%) CSS
2 45 (90.00%) HTML
3 29 (58.00%) jQuery
4 22 (44.00%) CSS3
5 21 (42.00%) HTML5
6 17 (34.00%) Sass
7 16 (32.00%) Ajax
8 14 (28.00%) Retail
9 13 (26.00%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (26.00%) SQL Server
10 12 (24.00%) JSP
10 12 (24.00%) E-Commerce
11 11 (22.00%) SQL
11 11 (22.00%) ATG
12 9 (18.00%) .NET
12 9 (18.00%) ASP.NET
13 8 (16.00%) PHP
13 8 (16.00%) XML
14 7 (14.00%) SEO
15 6 (12.00%) MVC
15 6 (12.00%) Scrum
15 6 (12.00%) Microsoft
15 6 (12.00%) C#
16 5 (10.00%) MySQL
16 5 (10.00%) Web Services
16 5 (10.00%) Adobe
16 5 (10.00%) Software Engineering
16 5 (10.00%) Web Development
16 5 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
16 5 (10.00%) Analytics

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 4 (8.00%) WordPress
1 4 (8.00%) IIS
2 1 (2.00%) CMS
2 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.00%) Drupal
2 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (6.00%) OmniGraffle
3 2 (4.00%) Photoshop
4 1 (2.00%) MS Office
4 1 (2.00%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Magento
2 1 (2.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.00%) Internet
2 1 (2.00%) DNS
2 1 (2.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (26.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.00%) MySQL
3 2 (4.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (6.00%) Axure RP
2 2 (4.00%) Subversion
2 2 (4.00%) Maven
2 2 (4.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.00%) JUnit
3 1 (2.00%) JMeter
3 1 (2.00%) RSpec
3 1 (2.00%) Selenium
3 1 (2.00%) FitNesse
3 1 (2.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.00%) Mockito
3 1 (2.00%) Jenkins
General
1 14 (28.00%) Retail
2 3 (6.00%) Finance
3 2 (4.00%) Electronics
3 2 (4.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.00%) Advertising
4 1 (2.00%) Back Office
4 1 (2.00%) Marketing
4 1 (2.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 45 (90.00%) Developer
2 16 (32.00%) UI Developer
3 15 (30.00%) UI Programmer
4 13 (26.00%) Front-End Developer
5 5 (10.00%) Software Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Senior Developer
6 3 (6.00%) .NET Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Classic ASP Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Web Developer
7 2 (4.00%) ASP Developer
7 2 (4.00%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Java Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Front-End Web Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Analyst
8 1 (2.00%) Test Analyst
8 1 (2.00%) Architect
8 1 (2.00%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.00%) Designer
8 1 (2.00%) Senior Architect
8 1 (2.00%) CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (92.00%) CSS
2 45 (90.00%) HTML
3 29 (58.00%) jQuery
4 22 (44.00%) CSS3
5 21 (42.00%) HTML5
6 17 (34.00%) Sass
7 16 (32.00%) Ajax
8 12 (24.00%) JSP
9 9 (18.00%) .NET
9 9 (18.00%) ASP.NET
10 8 (16.00%) XML
11 5 (10.00%) Web Services
12 4 (8.00%) JSON
12 4 (8.00%) WinForms
13 3 (6.00%) SOAP
13 3 (6.00%) Classic ASP
13 3 (6.00%) .NET Framework
13 3 (6.00%) Spring
13 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 2 (4.00%) Highcharts JS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (4.00%) Graphic Design
1 2 (4.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.00%) DTV
2 1 (2.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.00%) Physics
2 1 (2.00%) PKI
2 1 (2.00%) Taxonomies
2 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.00%) Apple iOS
1 4 (8.00%) Android
2 3 (6.00%) Windows
3 1 (2.00%) Linux
3 1 (2.00%) CentOS
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (24.00%) E-Commerce
3 7 (14.00%) SEO
4 6 (12.00%) MVC
4 6 (12.00%) Scrum
5 5 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 5 (10.00%) Web Development
5 5 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 5 (10.00%) Analytics
6 3 (6.00%) Usability Testing
6 3 (6.00%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (6.00%) Migration
6 3 (6.00%) Information Architecture
6 3 (6.00%) Customer Insight
7 2 (4.00%) Refactoring
8 1 (2.00%) SOA
8 1 (2.00%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (2.00%) Workflow
8 1 (2.00%) Programme Management
8 1 (2.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 11 (22.00%) SQL
2 8 (16.00%) PHP
3 6 (12.00%) C#
4 3 (6.00%) Java
5 2 (4.00%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.00%) Perl
6 1 (2.00%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 4 (8.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.00%) SLA
1 1 (2.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (22.00%) ATG
2 6 (12.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (10.00%) Adobe
4 2 (4.00%) Twitter
4 2 (4.00%) Oracle
5 1 (2.00%) SAP
5 1 (2.00%) Thunderhead
5 1 (2.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.00%) Sitecore