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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
South East / Sussex
Rank 3 7 3
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 2 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sussex 20.00% 4.17% 13.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 100.00% 14.29% 57.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Median daily rate £373 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.61% +8.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £345
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +2.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.75 £38.75 £30.20
% change year-on-year
+7.74% +28.31%

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
2 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sussex 20.00% 29.17% 24.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 4
Median daily rate £373 £430 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.37% +18.62%
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%

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 26 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 February 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%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) ISEB
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle
2 5 (71.43%) XML
2 5 (71.43%) Unix
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) JIRA
2 5 (71.43%) QA
2 5 (71.43%) Selenium
2 5 (71.43%) Open Source
2 5 (71.43%) Confluence
2 5 (71.43%) Cucumber
2 5 (71.43%) BDD
3 2 (28.57%) CSS
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) Front End Development
4 1 (14.29%) User Experience
4 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
4 1 (14.29%) CSS3
4 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 1 (14.29%) HTML5
4 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
4 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
4 1 (14.29%) JSON

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
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%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (28.57%) Java Automation Tester
3 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Test Automation Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Designer
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (14.29%) UI Designer
4 1 (14.29%) UI Developer
4 1 (14.29%) UI/UX Designer
4 1 (14.29%) UI/UX Developer
4 1 (14.29%) UX Designer
4 1 (14.29%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) XML
2 2 (28.57%) CSS
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 1 (14.29%) CSS3
3 1 (14.29%) HTML5
3 1 (14.29%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Unix
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) BDD
2 5 (71.43%) Open Source
3 2 (28.57%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) ISEB
2 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle