The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 22 October 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 7 4 11
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 4 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 8.51% 19.23% 8.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.22% 50.00% 23.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 4
Average daily rate
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£345 £288 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £288 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £310 £361
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £313 £313
% change year-on-year
+11.20% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +16.66%
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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 Stevenage region.

Programming Languages Category
Stevenage
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
18 10 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 38.30% 38.46% 36.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 7
Average daily rate £258 £288 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.43% +4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £325 £364
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 5
Average hourly rate £20.00 £37.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.66% +1.35%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

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

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

JavaScript Hourly Rate Trend in Stevenage

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Stevenage 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
2 3 (60.00%) jQuery
2 3 (60.00%) HTML5
2 3 (60.00%) CSS3
2 3 (60.00%) Ember.js
3 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (40.00%) Backbone.js
3 2 (40.00%) Multimedia
3 2 (40.00%) PHP
3 2 (40.00%) SEO
3 2 (40.00%) Photoshop
3 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (40.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (20.00%) Web Design
4 1 (20.00%) Advertising
4 1 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (20.00%) MySQL
4 1 (20.00%) OO
4 1 (20.00%) MVC
4 1 (20.00%) Ruby
4 1 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (20.00%) Smartphone
4 1 (20.00%) Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) WordPress
4 1 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (20.00%) Sass
4 1 (20.00%) LESS

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Stevenage 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 1 (20.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Photoshop
1 2 (40.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (40.00%) Multimedia
2 1 (20.00%) Advertising
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (20.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (20.00%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) jQuery
2 3 (60.00%) HTML5
2 3 (60.00%) CSS3
2 3 (60.00%) Ember.js
3 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (40.00%) Backbone.js
4 1 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (20.00%) Sass
4 1 (20.00%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Smartphone
1 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) SEO
1 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) Web Design
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) PHP
2 1 (20.00%) Ruby
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) VMware
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