The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the St Albans region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 27 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 6 8 10
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 4 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in St Albans 17.39% 4.17% 6.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 40.00% 11.11% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Average daily rate
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£213 £288 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.08% -23.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.75 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.85% -
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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 St Albans region.

Programming Languages Category
St Albans
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
10 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in St Albans 43.48% 37.50% 36.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 9
Average daily rate £450 £225 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -43.75%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript across the St Albans region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in St Albans

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JavaScript across the St Albans region.

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in St Albans

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Trend in St Albans

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript across the St Albans region.

JavaScript Hourly Rate Trend in St Albans

JavaScript
Top 25 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the St Albans 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 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
2 4 (80.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (60.00%) Grunt
3 3 (60.00%) Bower
3 3 (60.00%) JSTL
3 3 (60.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (60.00%) Sass
3 3 (60.00%) CMS
3 3 (60.00%) JSP
3 3 (60.00%) XHTML
4 2 (40.00%) CSS3
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (20.00%) C#
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (20.00%) HTML5
5 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (20.00%) .NET
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (20.00%) Ajax
5 1 (20.00%) JSON
5 1 (20.00%) ESRI
5 1 (20.00%) MVC

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the St Albans 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 3 (60.00%) CMS
1 3 (60.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Grunt
1 3 (60.00%) Bower
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
2 4 (80.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (60.00%) JSTL
3 3 (60.00%) Sass
3 3 (60.00%) JSP
3 3 (60.00%) XHTML
4 2 (40.00%) CSS3
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (20.00%) Ajax
5 1 (20.00%) JSON
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (20.00%) HTML5
5 1 (20.00%) .NET
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (20.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) ESRI