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 1 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 7 11 5
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 4 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in St Albans 18.18% 6.25% 12.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.67% 20.00% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 3
Average daily rate
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£344 £369 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.77% -1.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £305
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +6.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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 St Albans region.

Programming Languages Category
St Albans
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
15 10 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in St Albans 68.18% 31.25% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 8
Average daily rate £450 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £225 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £413 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £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
Daily Rate Histogram in St Albans

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript across the St Albans region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

JavaScript Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
1 4 (80.00%) jQuery
2 3 (60.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (40.00%) Grunt
3 2 (40.00%) CSS3
3 2 (40.00%) Adobe CQ
3 2 (40.00%) Sass
3 2 (40.00%) Bower
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) JSTL
3 2 (40.00%) JSP
3 2 (40.00%) XHTML
3 2 (40.00%) CMS
4 1 (20.00%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (20.00%) Games
4 1 (20.00%) Maya
4 1 (20.00%) 3ds Max
4 1 (20.00%) Xcode
4 1 (20.00%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) Ajax
4 1 (20.00%) JSON
4 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
4 1 (20.00%) Adobe
4 1 (20.00%) ESRI
4 1 (20.00%) MVC
4 1 (20.00%) Workflow
4 1 (20.00%) Windows

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 2 (40.00%) Adobe CQ
1 2 (40.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Maya
1 1 (20.00%) 3ds Max
1 1 (20.00%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Grunt
1 2 (40.00%) Bower
2 1 (20.00%) Xcode
2 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (20.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C++ Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) C++ Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) C++ Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) 3D Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) C++/C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
1 4 (80.00%) jQuery
2 3 (60.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (40.00%) CSS3
3 2 (40.00%) Sass
3 2 (40.00%) JSTL
3 2 (40.00%) JSP
3 2 (40.00%) XHTML
4 1 (20.00%) Ajax
4 1 (20.00%) JSON
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (20.00%) HTML5
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (20.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) 3D Graphics
1 1 (20.00%) Artificial Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Augmented Reality
1 1 (20.00%) Kinect
1 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (20.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (20.00%) Android
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (20.00%) MVC
1 1 (20.00%) Workflow
1 1 (20.00%) Image Processing
1 1 (20.00%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) Lua
2 1 (20.00%) C++
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Adobe
1 1 (20.00%) ESRI