The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 14 16 10
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 11 11 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 7.59% 5.95% 11.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.00% 15.07% 22.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 16
Average daily rate £275 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +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
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Suffolk region.

Programming Languages Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
50 73 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 34.48% 39.46% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 54 48
Average daily rate £363 £384 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.53% +2.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £250 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

JavaScript Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

JavaScript
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +10 5 £275 -26.66% 4
Bury St Edmunds -5 1 - -
JavaScript
East of England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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 15 (65.22%) HTML
2 12 (52.17%) C#
3 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (39.13%) MVC
5 8 (34.78%) jQuery
5 8 (34.78%) .NET
5 8 (34.78%) Web Services
5 8 (34.78%) RESTful
6 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
6 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET
6 7 (30.43%) Ajax
6 7 (30.43%) LINQ
6 7 (30.43%) Web Development
7 6 (26.09%) .NET Framework
7 6 (26.09%) IIS
7 6 (26.09%) WCF
7 6 (26.09%) SOAP
7 6 (26.09%) T-SQL
7 6 (26.09%) XHTML
7 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
7 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (26.09%) Entity Framework
7 6 (26.09%) KnockoutJS
7 6 (26.09%) AngularJS
7 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 5 (21.74%) HTML5
8 5 (21.74%) Social Media
8 5 (21.74%) Release Management
8 5 (21.74%) Marketing
9 4 (17.39%) Games

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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 6 (26.09%) IIS
2 4 (17.39%) Facebook Platform
2 4 (17.39%) Node.js
3 2 (8.70%) Drupal
4 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.35%) WordPress
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) MongoDB
2 2 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.35%) Apache Hive
3 1 (4.35%) Big Data
3 1 (4.35%) GIS
3 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.35%) Impala
3 1 (4.35%) MySQL
3 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.35%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
1 2 (8.70%) Grunt
2 1 (4.35%) Gradle
2 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.35%) JUnit
2 1 (4.35%) Maven
2 1 (4.35%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (4.35%) Subversion
General
1 5 (21.74%) Marketing
2 4 (17.39%) Games
Job Titles
1 20 (86.96%) Developer
2 10 (43.48%) JavaScript Developer
3 5 (21.74%) .NET Developer
3 5 (21.74%) HTML Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Applications Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Facebook Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Games Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Software Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Lead .NET Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Lead Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Android Developer
6 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Drupal Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Mobile Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Node.js Developer
6 2 (8.70%) PHP Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Angular Developer
7 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 1 (4.35%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (65.22%) HTML
2 8 (34.78%) .NET
2 8 (34.78%) jQuery
2 8 (34.78%) RESTful
2 8 (34.78%) Web Services
3 7 (30.43%) Ajax
3 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET
3 7 (30.43%) LINQ
4 6 (26.09%) .NET Framework
4 6 (26.09%) AngularJS
4 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 6 (26.09%) Entity Framework
4 6 (26.09%) KnockoutJS
4 6 (26.09%) SOAP
4 6 (26.09%) WCF
4 6 (26.09%) XHTML
5 5 (21.74%) HTML5
6 4 (17.39%) CSS
7 3 (13.04%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Social Media
2 2 (8.70%) Mobile App
2 2 (8.70%) User Experience
3 1 (4.35%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Android
2 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (39.13%) MVC
3 7 (30.43%) Web Development
4 5 (21.74%) Release Management
5 4 (17.39%) Front End Development
6 3 (13.04%) SEO
6 3 (13.04%) Social Media Marketing
7 2 (8.70%) Android Development
7 2 (8.70%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (8.70%) Mobile Development
7 2 (8.70%) Scrum
7 2 (8.70%) Web Application Development
8 1 (4.35%) AOP
8 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
8 1 (4.35%) OO
8 1 (4.35%) OOP
8 1 (4.35%) Open Source
8 1 (4.35%) Refactoring
8 1 (4.35%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (4.35%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 12 (52.17%) C#
2 6 (26.09%) T-SQL
3 3 (13.04%) PHP
4 2 (8.70%) SQL
5 1 (4.35%) Java
5 1 (4.35%) Python
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) Facebook
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle