The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
South East / Sussex
Rank 4 3 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 3 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sussex 20.00% 14.81% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 75.00% 66.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 0
Median daily rate £373 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.66% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.25 £35.00 £31.10
% change year-on-year
-2.14% +12.54%

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

Programming Languages Category
Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
4 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sussex 26.67% 22.22% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 1
Median daily rate £373 £430 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.37% +1.17%
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Sussex region citing JavaScript as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in Sussex

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

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in Sussex

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Sussex

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

JavaScript Hourly Rate Trend in Sussex

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Sussex region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 6 (85.71%) Oracle
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) XML
2 5 (71.43%) Unix
2 5 (71.43%) ISEB
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) QA
2 5 (71.43%) Selenium
2 5 (71.43%) JIRA
2 5 (71.43%) Cucumber
2 5 (71.43%) BDD
2 5 (71.43%) Open Source
2 5 (71.43%) Confluence
3 3 (42.86%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) CSS
4 2 (28.57%) HTML
5 1 (14.29%) C#
5 1 (14.29%) MySQL
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 1 (14.29%) IIS
5 1 (14.29%) SAP
5 1 (14.29%) Linux
5 1 (14.29%) OOP
5 1 (14.29%) OO
5 1 (14.29%) JBoss
5 1 (14.29%) RAD
5 1 (14.29%) ERP
5 1 (14.29%) SOA
5 1 (14.29%) Eclipse

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (71.43%) Confluence
2 1 (14.29%) IIS
2 1 (14.29%) JBoss
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Cucumber
1 5 (71.43%) JIRA
1 5 (71.43%) Selenium
2 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
2 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Automation Tester
1 5 (71.43%) QA Automation Tester
1 5 (71.43%) QA Tester
1 5 (71.43%) Selenium Automation Tester
1 5 (71.43%) Selenium Tester
1 5 (71.43%) Tester
2 4 (57.14%) Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Developer in Test
3 2 (28.57%) Java Automation Tester
3 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Test Automation Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) XML
2 2 (28.57%) CSS
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) CSS3
3 1 (14.29%) HTML5
3 1 (14.29%) JSON
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 1 (14.29%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Unix
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) BDD
1 5 (71.43%) Open Source
2 1 (14.29%) ERP
2 1 (14.29%) Front End Development
2 1 (14.29%) OO
2 1 (14.29%) OOP
2 1 (14.29%) RAD
2 1 (14.29%) SOA
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) Web Application Development
2 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) ISEB
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) QA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
1 1 (14.29%) VirtualBox
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Google
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) VMware