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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 22 10 15
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +5
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 17 50 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 6.67% 13.85% 7.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.97% 27.47% 17.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 32 19
Average daily rate £350 £355 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% +18.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £303 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £425 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -1.53%
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
74 182 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 29.02% 50.42% 44.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 102 75
Average daily rate £388 £360 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.63% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £476 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 15
Average hourly rate £32.75 £35.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.42% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £9.93 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.50 £160.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

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
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 8 February 2016, 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 21 (56.76%) HTML
2 18 (48.65%) CSS
3 17 (45.95%) AngularJS
4 16 (43.24%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (40.54%) Git (software)
6 12 (32.43%) SQL Server
6 12 (32.43%) .NET
7 11 (29.73%) Web Development
7 11 (29.73%) jQuery
8 9 (24.32%) OO
8 9 (24.32%) Responsive Web Design
9 8 (21.62%) Jenkins
9 8 (21.62%) User Experience
9 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
9 8 (21.62%) C#
9 8 (21.62%) ASP.NET
10 7 (18.92%) MVC
11 6 (16.22%) OOD
11 6 (16.22%) Linux
11 6 (16.22%) Software Engineering
11 6 (16.22%) Ajax
12 5 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (13.51%) HTML5
12 5 (13.51%) E-Commerce
12 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Certification
12 5 (13.51%) CMS
12 5 (13.51%) Scrum
12 5 (13.51%) Jasmine
13 4 (10.81%) Front End Development
13 4 (10.81%) XML

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 (13.51%) CMS
2 3 (8.11%) IIS
2 3 (8.11%) SharePoint
2 3 (8.11%) Umbraco
3 2 (5.41%) Node.js
4 1 (2.70%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.41%) MS Office
3 1 (2.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) Internet
2 2 (5.41%) VoIP
3 1 (2.70%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (32.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.41%) MySQL
3 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (40.54%) Git (software)
2 8 (21.62%) Jenkins
3 5 (13.51%) Jasmine
4 4 (10.81%) Subversion
5 3 (8.11%) JIRA
5 3 (8.11%) Moq
5 3 (8.11%) NUnit
6 2 (5.41%) gulp
7 1 (2.70%) ClearCase
7 1 (2.70%) Eclipse
7 1 (2.70%) Maven
7 1 (2.70%) NetBeans
7 1 (2.70%) PhpStorm
7 1 (2.70%) Xcode
General
1 3 (8.11%) Retail
2 1 (2.70%) Electronics
2 1 (2.70%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (75.68%) Developer
2 8 (21.62%) JavaScript Developer
3 5 (13.51%) Software Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Angular Developer
4 4 (10.81%) Software Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) .NET Developer
6 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 2 (5.41%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (5.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (5.41%) C++ Developer
6 2 (5.41%) EPiServer Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (5.41%) Integration Specialist
6 2 (5.41%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Security Specialist
6 2 (5.41%) SharePoint Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Test Specialist
6 2 (5.41%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (56.76%) HTML
2 18 (48.65%) CSS
3 17 (45.95%) AngularJS
4 12 (32.43%) .NET
5 11 (29.73%) jQuery
6 8 (21.62%) ASP.NET
7 6 (16.22%) Ajax
8 5 (13.51%) HTML5
9 4 (10.81%) CSS3
9 4 (10.81%) XML
10 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (8.11%) Leaflet
11 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET Web API
11 2 (5.41%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 2 (5.41%) Dojo
11 2 (5.41%) JSON
11 2 (5.41%) React
11 2 (5.41%) STL
11 2 (5.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 2 (5.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) User Experience
2 3 (8.11%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (8.11%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.41%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (5.41%) Statistics
4 1 (2.70%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.70%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.22%) Linux
2 3 (8.11%) Windows
2 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (5.41%) Unix
4 1 (2.70%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (43.24%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (29.73%) Web Development
3 9 (24.32%) OO
3 9 (24.32%) Responsive Web Design
4 7 (18.92%) MVC
5 6 (16.22%) OOD
5 6 (16.22%) Software Engineering
6 5 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (13.51%) E-Commerce
6 5 (13.51%) Scrum
7 4 (10.81%) Content Management
7 4 (10.81%) Front End Development
7 4 (10.81%) TDD
8 3 (8.11%) Dependency Injection
8 3 (8.11%) Load Testing
8 3 (8.11%) Migration
8 3 (8.11%) Project Planning
8 3 (8.11%) Refactoring
8 3 (8.11%) SDLC
9 2 (5.41%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.62%) C#
2 4 (10.81%) C++
3 3 (8.11%) Java
3 3 (8.11%) PHP
3 3 (8.11%) SQL
4 2 (5.41%) Bash Shell
4 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.70%) C
5 1 (2.70%) PHP 5
5 1 (2.70%) PHP 7
5 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.41%) ISEB
3 2 (5.41%) ISTQB
3 2 (5.41%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 2 (5.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (5.41%) MCITP
3 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) zsh
2 1 (2.70%) KVM
2 1 (2.70%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.41%) Cisco
2 2 (5.41%) EPiServer
2 2 (5.41%) HP
3 1 (2.70%) Adobe
3 1 (2.70%) Ektron
3 1 (2.70%) Infobright
3 1 (2.70%) ServiceNow
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