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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 16 12 9
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -3
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 39 31 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 9.31% 8.99% 9.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.97% 22.30% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 26 14
Average daily rate
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£360 £306 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.55% -4.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £275 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £365 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £22.50 - £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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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
186 139 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 44.39% 40.29% 37.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 100 47
Average daily rate £375 £315 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% +1.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £215 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 15
Average hourly rate £22.50 £45.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +12.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £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 27 March 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 27 March 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 52 (62.65%) HTML
2 45 (54.22%) CSS
3 38 (45.78%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (38.55%) jQuery
5 30 (36.14%) RESTful
6 27 (32.53%) JSON
6 27 (32.53%) TDD
7 26 (31.33%) C#
8 25 (30.12%) Java
9 24 (28.92%) Linux
10 23 (27.71%) HTML5
11 22 (26.51%) .NET
12 21 (25.30%) ASP.NET
12 21 (25.30%) Ajax
13 19 (22.89%) MVC
13 19 (22.89%) Web Services
14 18 (21.69%) CSS3
15 17 (20.48%) Jenkins
15 17 (20.48%) OO
16 16 (19.28%) Continuous Integration
17 14 (16.87%) Selenium
17 14 (16.87%) AngularJS
17 14 (16.87%) XML
17 14 (16.87%) Scrum
17 14 (16.87%) Spring
18 13 (15.66%) Internet
18 13 (15.66%) Security Cleared
18 13 (15.66%) Cucumber
18 13 (15.66%) BDD
19 12 (14.46%) Mockito

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 11 (13.25%) Apache
2 8 (9.64%) Tomcat
3 6 (7.23%) Node.js
4 5 (6.02%) CMS
5 4 (4.82%) SharePoint
5 4 (4.82%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (3.61%) Drupal
6 3 (3.61%) Umbraco
6 3 (3.61%) WordPress
7 2 (2.41%) TeamSite
7 2 (2.41%) IIS
7 2 (2.41%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.20%) JBoss
8 1 (1.20%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 7 (8.43%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.82%) InfoPath
3 2 (2.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.64%) AWS CloudFormation
1 8 (9.64%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 5 (6.02%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (3.61%) Amazon S3
3 3 (3.61%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 3 (3.61%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (15.66%) Internet
2 7 (8.43%) TCP/IP
2 7 (8.43%) Modbus
2 7 (8.43%) MQTT
3 3 (3.61%) Ethernet
4 2 (2.41%) Intranet
4 2 (2.41%) Extranet
5 1 (1.20%) Firewall
5 1 (1.20%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.20%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.05%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (4.82%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.20%) MySQL
4 1 (1.20%) SAP BW
4 1 (1.20%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.20%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (1.20%) SAP HANA
4 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.20%) Hazelcast
4 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 17 (20.48%) Jenkins
2 14 (16.87%) Selenium
3 13 (15.66%) Cucumber
4 12 (14.46%) Mockito
4 12 (14.46%) JUnit
4 12 (14.46%) Visual Studio
5 11 (13.25%) Maven
6 9 (10.84%) Subversion
6 9 (10.84%) Git (software)
7 7 (8.43%) QUnit
8 6 (7.23%) Grunt
9 5 (6.02%) Eclipse
10 4 (4.82%) RSpec
11 2 (2.41%) Appcelerator Titanium
12 1 (1.20%) Jasmine
12 1 (1.20%) TeamCity
12 1 (1.20%) Ant
General
1 4 (4.82%) Marketing
2 2 (2.41%) Retail
3 1 (1.20%) Finance
3 1 (1.20%) Military
Job Titles
1 52 (62.65%) Developer
2 11 (13.25%) JavaScript Developer
3 10 (12.05%) C# Developer
4 8 (9.64%) Java Developer
5 7 (8.43%) .NET Developer
6 6 (7.23%) Software Engineer
6 6 (7.23%) Web Developer
6 6 (7.23%) Python Developer
6 6 (7.23%) Front-End Developer
7 5 (6.02%) Consultant
7 5 (6.02%) Test Specialist
8 4 (4.82%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (4.82%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (4.82%) Software Developer
8 4 (4.82%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (4.82%) SharePoint Developer
8 4 (4.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (3.61%) C# Software Developer
9 3 (3.61%) Siebel Configurator
10 2 (2.41%) C++/C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (62.65%) HTML
2 45 (54.22%) CSS
3 32 (38.55%) jQuery
4 30 (36.14%) RESTful
5 27 (32.53%) JSON
6 23 (27.71%) HTML5
7 22 (26.51%) .NET
8 21 (25.30%) ASP.NET
8 21 (25.30%) Ajax
9 19 (22.89%) Web Services
10 18 (21.69%) CSS3
11 14 (16.87%) AngularJS
11 14 (16.87%) XML
11 14 (16.87%) Spring
12 12 (14.46%) JSP
12 12 (14.46%) Hibernate
13 9 (10.84%) Google Maps API
13 9 (10.84%) Leaflet
14 8 (9.64%) ASP.NET MVC
15 7 (8.43%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.84%) User Experience
2 7 (8.43%) Computer Science
3 6 (7.23%) Open Source
4 5 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.41%) Streaming Video
6 1 (1.20%) Web 2.0
6 1 (1.20%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.20%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.20%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 24 (28.92%) Linux
2 10 (12.05%) Windows
3 5 (6.02%) UNIX
4 4 (4.82%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.41%) Ubuntu
5 2 (2.41%) Android
6 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.20%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (45.78%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (32.53%) TDD
3 19 (22.89%) MVC
4 17 (20.48%) OO
5 16 (19.28%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (16.87%) Scrum
7 13 (15.66%) BDD
8 11 (13.25%) Web Development
9 9 (10.84%) Responsive Web Design
10 8 (9.64%) Change Control
10 8 (9.64%) Unit Testing
11 6 (7.23%) Multithreading
11 6 (7.23%) Knowledge Management
11 6 (7.23%) Content Management
12 5 (6.02%) Automated Testing
12 5 (6.02%) Kanban
12 5 (6.02%) Test Scripting
12 5 (6.02%) Security Testing
13 4 (4.82%) Test Automation
13 4 (4.82%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 26 (31.33%) C#
2 25 (30.12%) Java
3 11 (13.25%) Python
4 10 (12.05%) PHP
5 9 (10.84%) SQL
6 8 (9.64%) PowerShell
7 6 (7.23%) IronPython
8 3 (3.61%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.41%) C++
9 2 (2.41%) PHP5
9 2 (2.41%) Groovy
9 2 (2.41%) VC++
10 1 (1.20%) Ruby
10 1 (1.20%) Delphi
10 1 (1.20%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.20%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.20%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (15.66%) Security Cleared
2 11 (13.25%) SC Cleared
3 9 (10.84%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (7.23%) ISEB
4 6 (7.23%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (7.23%) ISTQB
4 6 (7.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (7.23%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 5 (6.02%) Degree
5 5 (6.02%) MCITP
6 1 (1.20%) Siebel Certification
6 1 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.20%) MCP
6 1 (1.20%) HNC
6 1 (1.20%) HND
6 1 (1.20%) CCNP
6 1 (1.20%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.20%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (4.82%) VirtualBox
2 3 (3.61%) Docker
2 3 (3.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.41%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.20%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (10.84%) Puppet
2 3 (3.61%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.20%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (12.05%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.84%) Google
3 6 (7.23%) HP
3 6 (7.23%) Cisco
4 5 (6.02%) Telerik
5 4 (4.82%) Oracle
6 3 (3.61%) Siebel
6 3 (3.61%) VMware
7 2 (2.41%) Apple
7 2 (2.41%) Appcelerator
7 2 (2.41%) Facebook
7 2 (2.41%) Nintex
8 1 (1.20%) EPiServer
8 1 (1.20%) Business Objects
8 1 (1.20%) SAP
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