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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 28 15 11
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -4
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 30 28 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 6.91% 7.33% 8.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.54% 20.00% 25.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 23 14
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£363 £325 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% +7.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £275 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £374 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.53% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £22.50 - £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.75 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.14% -
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
171 140 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 39.40% 36.65% 33.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 103 53
Average daily rate £375 £315 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £400 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £333 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 15
Average hourly rate £37.50 £45.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%
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 21 April 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 21 April 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 57 (65.52%) HTML
2 48 (55.17%) CSS
3 42 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (35.63%) RESTful
5 30 (34.48%) jQuery
6 29 (33.33%) Linux
7 28 (32.18%) Java
7 28 (32.18%) TDD
8 27 (31.03%) JSON
9 25 (28.74%) HTML5
9 25 (28.74%) C#
10 23 (26.44%) .NET
10 23 (26.44%) ASP.NET
10 23 (26.44%) Web Services
10 23 (26.44%) Ajax
11 18 (20.69%) Scrum
11 18 (20.69%) MVC
11 18 (20.69%) OO
11 18 (20.69%) CSS3
11 18 (20.69%) Jenkins
12 17 (19.54%) Continuous Integration
13 15 (17.24%) Selenium
13 15 (17.24%) Security Cleared
13 15 (17.24%) Spring
14 14 (16.09%) Internet
14 14 (16.09%) AngularJS
14 14 (16.09%) Cucumber
14 14 (16.09%) BDD
15 13 (14.94%) Mockito
15 13 (14.94%) SC Cleared

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 12 (13.79%) Apache
2 9 (10.34%) Tomcat
3 6 (6.90%) CMS
3 6 (6.90%) Node.js
4 4 (4.60%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (4.60%) JBoss
4 4 (4.60%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.45%) Umbraco
6 2 (2.30%) WordPress
6 2 (2.30%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (2.30%) Kentico
6 2 (2.30%) IIS
6 2 (2.30%) Drupal
7 1 (1.15%) TeamSite
7 1 (1.15%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 8 (9.20%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.60%) InfoPath
3 2 (2.30%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.49%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (9.20%) AWS CloudFormation
2 8 (9.20%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 5 (5.75%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (3.45%) Amazon S3
4 3 (3.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (16.09%) Internet
2 7 (8.05%) TCP/IP
2 7 (8.05%) Modbus
2 7 (8.05%) MQTT
3 3 (3.45%) Ethernet
4 2 (2.30%) Intranet
4 2 (2.30%) Extranet
5 1 (1.15%) Firewall
5 1 (1.15%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.15%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.20%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.90%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (5.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.30%) MySQL
5 1 (1.15%) SAP BW
5 1 (1.15%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.15%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (1.15%) SAP HANA
5 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.15%) Hazelcast
5 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.15%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (20.69%) Jenkins
2 15 (17.24%) Selenium
3 14 (16.09%) Cucumber
4 13 (14.94%) Maven
4 13 (14.94%) Mockito
4 13 (14.94%) JUnit
5 10 (11.49%) Visual Studio
5 10 (11.49%) Subversion
5 10 (11.49%) Git (software)
6 7 (8.05%) QUnit
7 6 (6.90%) Grunt
8 5 (5.75%) Eclipse
9 4 (4.60%) RSpec
10 2 (2.30%) Appcelerator Titanium
11 1 (1.15%) Jasmine
11 1 (1.15%) TeamCity
11 1 (1.15%) Ant
General
1 4 (4.60%) Marketing
2 2 (2.30%) Retail
3 1 (1.15%) Finance
3 1 (1.15%) Military
Job Titles
1 55 (63.22%) Developer
2 12 (13.79%) Java Developer
3 11 (12.64%) JavaScript Developer
4 10 (11.49%) C# Developer
5 8 (9.20%) .NET Developer
5 8 (9.20%) Front-End Developer
6 6 (6.90%) Python Developer
6 6 (6.90%) Test Specialist
6 6 (6.90%) Software Engineer
7 5 (5.75%) Web Developer
7 5 (5.75%) Consultant
7 5 (5.75%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (4.60%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (4.60%) SharePoint Developer
8 4 (4.60%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (4.60%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (3.45%) C# Software Developer
9 3 (3.45%) Software Developer
9 3 (3.45%) Siebel Configurator
10 2 (2.30%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (65.52%) HTML
2 48 (55.17%) CSS
3 31 (35.63%) RESTful
4 30 (34.48%) jQuery
5 27 (31.03%) JSON
6 25 (28.74%) HTML5
7 23 (26.44%) Ajax
7 23 (26.44%) .NET
7 23 (26.44%) ASP.NET
7 23 (26.44%) Web Services
8 18 (20.69%) CSS3
9 15 (17.24%) Spring
10 14 (16.09%) AngularJS
11 13 (14.94%) Hibernate
11 13 (14.94%) XML
11 13 (14.94%) JSP
12 9 (10.34%) Leaflet
12 9 (10.34%) Google Maps API
13 8 (9.20%) SOAP
14 7 (8.05%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.34%) User Experience
2 7 (8.05%) Computer Science
2 7 (8.05%) Open Source
3 5 (5.75%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.30%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.30%) Streaming Video
5 1 (1.15%) Web 2.0
5 1 (1.15%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.15%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.15%) W3C
5 1 (1.15%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 29 (33.33%) Linux
2 11 (12.64%) Windows
3 6 (6.90%) UNIX
4 4 (4.60%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.30%) Ubuntu
5 2 (2.30%) Android
6 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.15%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (32.18%) TDD
3 18 (20.69%) Scrum
3 18 (20.69%) OO
3 18 (20.69%) MVC
4 17 (19.54%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (16.09%) BDD
6 13 (14.94%) Web Development
7 9 (10.34%) Change Control
7 9 (10.34%) Responsive Web Design
8 7 (8.05%) Knowledge Management
8 7 (8.05%) Unit Testing
9 6 (6.90%) Test Scripting
9 6 (6.90%) Multithreading
9 6 (6.90%) Automated Testing
9 6 (6.90%) Security Testing
10 5 (5.75%) Content Management
10 5 (5.75%) Kanban
11 4 (4.60%) Test Automation
11 4 (4.60%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 28 (32.18%) Java
2 25 (28.74%) C#
3 11 (12.64%) Python
4 9 (10.34%) PowerShell
4 9 (10.34%) PHP
4 9 (10.34%) SQL
5 6 (6.90%) IronPython
6 3 (3.45%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.30%) C++
7 2 (2.30%) PHP5
7 2 (2.30%) Groovy
7 2 (2.30%) VC++
8 1 (1.15%) Ruby
8 1 (1.15%) Delphi
8 1 (1.15%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.15%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.15%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (17.24%) Security Cleared
2 13 (14.94%) SC Cleared
3 10 (11.49%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (8.05%) ISEB
4 7 (8.05%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (8.05%) ISTQB
4 7 (8.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (8.05%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 6 (6.90%) MCITP
6 5 (5.75%) Degree
7 1 (1.15%) Siebel Certification
7 1 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.15%) MCP
7 1 (1.15%) HNC
7 1 (1.15%) HND
7 1 (1.15%) CCNP
7 1 (1.15%) CCNA
System Software
1 4 (4.60%) VirtualBox
2 3 (3.45%) Docker
2 3 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.30%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.15%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (10.34%) Puppet
2 3 (3.45%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.15%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (12.64%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.34%) Google
3 7 (8.05%) HP
3 7 (8.05%) Cisco
4 5 (5.75%) Oracle
4 5 (5.75%) Telerik
5 3 (3.45%) VMware
5 3 (3.45%) Siebel
5 3 (3.45%) Apigee
6 2 (2.30%) Appcelerator
6 2 (2.30%) Facebook
6 2 (2.30%) Nintex
6 2 (2.30%) Apple
7 1 (1.15%) Business Objects
7 1 (1.15%) SAP
7 1 (1.15%) EPiServer
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