The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 17 11 21
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +10
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 20 47 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 5.92% 10.61% 6.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.67% 29.94% 27.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 26 9
Average daily rate
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£375 £310 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.96% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £275 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £381 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+13.84% -7.14%
JavaScript
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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 Swindon region.

Programming Languages Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
75 157 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 22.19% 35.44% 23.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 95 40
Average daily rate £375 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £275 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 4
Average hourly rate £20.19 £37.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.17% +188.46%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.40 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +4.00%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

JavaScript
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

JavaScript Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

JavaScript Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 31 (73.81%) HTML
2 28 (66.67%) .NET
2 28 (66.67%) CSS
3 26 (61.90%) C#
4 25 (59.52%) ASP.NET
5 20 (47.62%) Ajax
6 18 (42.86%) jQuery
6 18 (42.86%) MVC
7 17 (40.48%) SQL
7 17 (40.48%) Retail
8 15 (35.71%) TDD
8 15 (35.71%) Java
8 15 (35.71%) E-Commerce
9 14 (33.33%) SQL Server
9 14 (33.33%) Microsoft
10 13 (30.95%) OOD
10 13 (30.95%) Microsoft Azure
11 12 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (28.57%) SOAP
12 11 (26.19%) Web Services
12 11 (26.19%) XSLT
12 11 (26.19%) .NET Framework
12 11 (26.19%) WCF
13 10 (23.81%) Entity Framework
14 9 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
14 9 (21.43%) HTML5
15 8 (19.05%) BDD
15 8 (19.05%) CSS3
15 8 (19.05%) Oracle
16 7 (16.67%) JSP

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 5 (11.90%) CMS
2 3 (7.14%) WordPress
3 2 (4.76%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (4.76%) IIS
4 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.38%) DNN
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (30.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) 3G
2 1 (2.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (14.29%) JUnit
2 5 (11.90%) Visual Studio
3 4 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.38%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle Forms
General
1 17 (40.48%) Retail
2 6 (14.29%) Finance
3 2 (4.76%) Financial Institution
3 2 (4.76%) Banking
3 2 (4.76%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 35 (83.33%) Developer
2 16 (38.10%) .NET Developer
3 7 (16.67%) Web Developer
3 7 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 6 (14.29%) Architect
4 6 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (11.90%) Software Developer
5 5 (11.90%) ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (11.90%) Java Software Developer
6 4 (9.52%) .NET Web Developer
7 3 (7.14%) WordPress Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Front-End Developer
8 2 (4.76%) PHP Developer
8 2 (4.76%) JavaScript Developer
9 1 (2.38%) SOA Architect
9 1 (2.38%) UI Developer
9 1 (2.38%) Senior .NET Developer
9 1 (2.38%) Consultant
9 1 (2.38%) Senior Developer
9 1 (2.38%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (73.81%) HTML
2 28 (66.67%) .NET
2 28 (66.67%) CSS
3 25 (59.52%) ASP.NET
4 20 (47.62%) Ajax
5 18 (42.86%) jQuery
6 12 (28.57%) SOAP
7 11 (26.19%) Web Services
7 11 (26.19%) XSLT
7 11 (26.19%) .NET Framework
7 11 (26.19%) WCF
8 10 (23.81%) Entity Framework
9 9 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (21.43%) HTML5
10 8 (19.05%) CSS3
11 7 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 7 (16.67%) LINQ to SQL
11 7 (16.67%) LINQ
11 7 (16.67%) Spring
11 7 (16.67%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) User Experience
2 2 (4.76%) W3C
2 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.76%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.76%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (2.38%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.52%) Windows
2 2 (4.76%) Android
2 2 (4.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (42.86%) MVC
2 15 (35.71%) E-Commerce
2 15 (35.71%) TDD
3 13 (30.95%) OOD
4 12 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (19.05%) BDD
6 7 (16.67%) Waterfall
6 7 (16.67%) OO
7 6 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
7 6 (14.29%) Web Development
8 5 (11.90%) Responsive Web Design
9 4 (9.52%) SOA
9 4 (9.52%) Scrum
10 3 (7.14%) Web Design
10 3 (7.14%) Unit Testing
11 2 (4.76%) Web Usability
11 2 (4.76%) Web Analytics
11 2 (4.76%) Web Application Development
11 2 (4.76%) Analytics
11 2 (4.76%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 26 (61.90%) C#
2 17 (40.48%) SQL
3 15 (35.71%) Java
4 4 (9.52%) C++
5 3 (7.14%) PHP
6 2 (4.76%) ActionScript
7 1 (2.38%) TypeScript
7 1 (2.38%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) WCAG
Vendors
1 14 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (19.05%) Oracle
3 3 (7.14%) Sencha
4 2 (4.76%) IBM
4 2 (4.76%) Apple
4 2 (4.76%) Sitecore