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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 4 6 12
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +6
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 6 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 17.14% 4.35% 2.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.50% 25.00% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Average daily rate
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£281 - -
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 £30.20 £32.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year
-7.07% -5.10%
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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
16 4 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 45.71% 17.39% 31.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 5
Average daily rate £275 - £300
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 - £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £288 - £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 6
Average hourly rate - £36.00 £41.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.19%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.53 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.89% -4.21%

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 30 January 2015, 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 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
2 9 (90.00%) jQuery
2 9 (90.00%) HTML5
2 9 (90.00%) CSS3
3 7 (70.00%) .NET
4 5 (50.00%) MVC
4 5 (50.00%) Git (software)
5 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (40.00%) Inversion of Control
5 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (40.00%) .NET Framework
5 4 (40.00%) LINQ
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (40.00%) C#
5 4 (40.00%) XML
5 4 (40.00%) ADO.NET
5 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
5 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (40.00%) PHP
5 4 (40.00%) SQL
5 4 (40.00%) T-SQL
5 4 (40.00%) Razor View Engine
5 4 (40.00%) KnockoutJS
5 4 (40.00%) StructureMap
5 4 (40.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (30.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (30.00%) Ruby

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 (10.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Photoshop
1 2 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (20.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) .NET Developer
2 4 (40.00%) C# Developer
2 4 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (10.00%) WordPress Developer
5 1 (10.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
2 9 (90.00%) jQuery
2 9 (90.00%) HTML5
2 9 (90.00%) CSS3
3 7 (70.00%) .NET
4 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (40.00%) .NET Framework
4 4 (40.00%) LINQ
4 4 (40.00%) XML
4 4 (40.00%) ADO.NET
4 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (40.00%) Razor View Engine
4 4 (40.00%) KnockoutJS
4 4 (40.00%) StructureMap
4 4 (40.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 2 (20.00%) Backbone.js
5 2 (20.00%) Ember.js
5 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) MVC
2 3 (30.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (30.00%) Web Design
3 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (20.00%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) C#
1 4 (40.00%) PHP
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
1 4 (40.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (30.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
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