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 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 10 13 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in St Albans 10.53% 3.13% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.05% 5.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Average daily rate £298 £475 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.36% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
JavaScript
Hertfordshire

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
19 20 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in St Albans 50.00% 62.50% 52.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 9 6
Average daily rate £625 £363 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+72.41% -10.49%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £33.50 -
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 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 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) Laravel
2 2 (50.00%) API Development
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) Ajax
2 2 (50.00%) Web Development
2 2 (50.00%) JSON
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) RESTful
2 2 (50.00%) Open Source
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) OOP
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) Apache
2 2 (50.00%) PHP
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) LAMP
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (25.00%) CRM Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) Ajax
2 2 (50.00%) JSON
2 2 (50.00%) LAMP
2 2 (50.00%) Laravel
2 2 (50.00%) RESTful
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) API Development
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
1 2 (50.00%) OO
1 2 (50.00%) OOP
1 2 (50.00%) Open Source
1 2 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft