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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 7 26 17
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -9
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 48 10 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 12.77% 3.01% 8.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.37% 11.36% 24.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 4 11
Average daily rate
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£381 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.63% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £233 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £339 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £311 £305
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +1.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £32.50 - £24.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £36.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +22.03%
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
153 88 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 40.69% 26.51% 35.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 47 49
Average daily rate £350 £315 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +14.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £226 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 13 20
Average hourly rate £32.50 £17.50 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.71% -31.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.18 £12.25 £23.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -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 29 August 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 29 August 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 39 (59.09%) HTML
1 39 (59.09%) CSS
2 25 (37.88%) HTML5
3 24 (36.36%) TDD
4 23 (34.85%) AngularJS
5 21 (31.82%) Java
5 21 (31.82%) C#
6 20 (30.30%) BDD
7 19 (28.79%) jQuery
8 18 (27.27%) Spring
8 18 (27.27%) Ajax
8 18 (27.27%) CSS3
9 16 (24.24%) Web Services
10 15 (22.73%) JSON
11 14 (21.21%) Hibernate
11 14 (21.21%) MVC
11 14 (21.21%) Node.js
12 13 (19.70%) Windows
12 13 (19.70%) Python
13 12 (18.18%) Maven
13 12 (18.18%) TCP/IP
13 12 (18.18%) Modbus
13 12 (18.18%) WebSockets
13 12 (18.18%) Open Source
13 12 (18.18%) Windows 7
13 12 (18.18%) MQTT
14 11 (16.67%) RESTful
14 11 (16.67%) Selenium
14 11 (16.67%) Web Development
15 10 (15.15%) Agile Software Development

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 14 (21.21%) Node.js
2 7 (10.61%) CMS
2 7 (10.61%) Apache
2 7 (10.61%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (9.09%) Tomcat
4 5 (7.58%) TeamSite
5 3 (4.55%) WordPress
6 2 (3.03%) Joomla!
7 1 (1.52%) Drupal
7 1 (1.52%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.52%) IIS
7 1 (1.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.52%) MS Office
1 1 (1.52%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.61%) Amazon EC2
1 7 (10.61%) Amazon S3
1 7 (10.61%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (18.18%) TCP/IP
1 12 (18.18%) Modbus
1 12 (18.18%) MQTT
2 5 (7.58%) Intranet
3 3 (4.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.64%) Apache Cassandra
1 9 (13.64%) Redis
2 8 (12.12%) SQL Server
3 6 (9.09%) MySQL
4 4 (6.06%) Oracle Database
5 3 (4.55%) MongoDB
5 3 (4.55%) NoSQL
6 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.52%) Big Data
7 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (18.18%) Maven
2 11 (16.67%) Selenium
3 10 (15.15%) Mockito
3 10 (15.15%) Cucumber
3 10 (15.15%) Jenkins
4 7 (10.61%) JUnit
5 5 (7.58%) Jasmine
6 4 (6.06%) QUnit
7 3 (4.55%) Grunt
7 3 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (4.55%) RSpec
7 3 (4.55%) JSUnit
8 2 (3.03%) Git (software)
8 2 (3.03%) Visual Studio
9 1 (1.52%) Ant
9 1 (1.52%) SpecFlow
General
1 3 (4.55%) Retail
2 2 (3.03%) Marketing
3 1 (1.52%) Electronics
3 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.52%) Finance
3 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.52%) Banking
Job Titles
1 58 (87.88%) Developer
2 15 (22.73%) Web Developer
3 13 (19.70%) C# Developer
3 13 (19.70%) Java Developer
4 12 (18.18%) JavaScript Developer
5 7 (10.61%) Front-End Developer
5 7 (10.61%) Python Developer
5 7 (10.61%) Web Programmer
5 7 (10.61%) Programmer
6 6 (9.09%) Software Engineer
6 6 (9.09%) Software Developer
6 6 (9.09%) .NET Developer
7 5 (7.58%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (7.58%) UI Programmer
7 5 (7.58%) UI Developer
8 3 (4.55%) Front-End Web Developer
9 2 (3.03%) C# Software Developer
9 2 (3.03%) Senior Software Engineer
9 2 (3.03%) Java Software Engineer
9 2 (3.03%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (59.09%) HTML
1 39 (59.09%) CSS
2 25 (37.88%) HTML5
3 23 (34.85%) AngularJS
4 19 (28.79%) jQuery
5 18 (27.27%) Spring
5 18 (27.27%) Ajax
5 18 (27.27%) CSS3
6 16 (24.24%) Web Services
7 15 (22.73%) JSON
8 14 (21.21%) Hibernate
9 12 (18.18%) WebSockets
10 11 (16.67%) RESTful
11 10 (15.15%) KnockoutJS
11 10 (15.15%) Ember.js
11 10 (15.15%) .NET
12 9 (13.64%) XML
12 9 (13.64%) RabbitMQ
13 8 (12.12%) Spring MVC
14 7 (10.61%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.18%) Open Source
2 7 (10.61%) Wiki
3 3 (4.55%) Linked Data
4 2 (3.03%) W3C
4 2 (3.03%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.52%) DTV
5 1 (1.52%) Taxonomies
5 1 (1.52%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.52%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.52%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (19.70%) Windows
2 12 (18.18%) Windows 7
3 4 (6.06%) Linux
4 3 (4.55%) CentOS
5 1 (1.52%) Android
5 1 (1.52%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (36.36%) TDD
2 20 (30.30%) BDD
3 14 (21.21%) MVC
4 11 (16.67%) Web Development
5 10 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (15.15%) Scrum
6 9 (13.64%) Web Application Development
7 8 (12.12%) Responsive Web Design
7 8 (12.12%) Software Engineering
8 7 (10.61%) Automated Testing
8 7 (10.61%) Event-Driven Architecture
8 7 (10.61%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (9.09%) Web Design
10 4 (6.06%) Unit Testing
11 3 (4.55%) Kanban
11 3 (4.55%) Test Automation
11 3 (4.55%) E-Commerce
12 2 (3.03%) SOA
12 2 (3.03%) OO
13 1 (1.52%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 21 (31.82%) C#
1 21 (31.82%) Java
2 13 (19.70%) Python
3 7 (10.61%) SQL
4 3 (4.55%) PHP
5 2 (3.03%) Perl
6 1 (1.52%) ECMAScript
6 1 (1.52%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 7 (10.61%) Security Cleared
2 6 (9.09%) Degree
3 4 (6.06%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.55%) BC Cleared
5 1 (1.52%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) WCAG
2 1 (1.52%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (10.61%) VirtualBox
2 4 (6.06%) Docker
3 3 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.55%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 7 (10.61%) Vagrant
2 6 (9.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (10.61%) Oracle
2 3 (4.55%) VMware
2 3 (4.55%) EMC
3 2 (3.03%) Interwoven
3 2 (3.03%) ATG
3 2 (3.03%) Google
3 2 (3.03%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.52%) Adobe
4 1 (1.52%) SAP
4 1 (1.52%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.52%) Facebook
4 1 (1.52%) Twitter
4 1 (1.52%) Nintex
4 1 (1.52%) BT