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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 6 10 12
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +2
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 4 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 8.70% 4.44% 8.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.05% 12.50% 19.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 5
Average daily rate
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£360 £288 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.21% -17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £288 £359
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £305
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +1.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-4.22% +18.33%
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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
21 16 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 45.65% 35.56% 44.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 12
Average daily rate £275 £400 £314
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.25% +27.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £425 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 8
Average hourly rate £20.00 £32.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% -14.66%
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 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 27 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) HTML5
1 3 (75.00%) CSS3
1 3 (75.00%) jQuery
1 3 (75.00%) Ember.js
2 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) Backbone.js
2 2 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (50.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (50.00%) SEO
2 2 (50.00%) Multimedia
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (25.00%) Smartphone
3 1 (25.00%) Advertising
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Web Design
3 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (25.00%) Sass
3 1 (25.00%) LESS

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Photoshop
1 2 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (50.00%) Multimedia
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) jQuery
1 3 (75.00%) HTML5
1 3 (75.00%) CSS3
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) Ember.js
2 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (50.00%) Backbone.js
3 1 (25.00%) Sass
3 1 (25.00%) LESS
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (50.00%) SEO
2 1 (25.00%) Web Design
2 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (25.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PHP
1 1 (25.00%) Ruby
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) VMware