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 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 10 24 6
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -18
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 49 22 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 12.79% 5.18% 10.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.03% 25.00% 46.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 18 24
Average daily rate £350 £375 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £440 £513
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
Wiltshire

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
136 88 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 35.51% 20.71% 21.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 53 54
Average daily rate £368 £375 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.00% +19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £475 £496
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 1
Average hourly rate £12.00 £21.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.85% -50.58%
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 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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016, 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 81 (90.00%) HTML
2 75 (83.33%) CSS
3 42 (46.67%) jQuery
4 38 (42.22%) HTML5
4 38 (42.22%) AngularJS
5 34 (37.78%) .NET
6 30 (33.33%) C#
6 30 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
7 25 (27.78%) MVC
7 25 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
8 22 (24.44%) ASP.NET
9 21 (23.33%) Java
9 21 (23.33%) Ajax
9 21 (23.33%) JSON
10 19 (21.11%) Finance
11 18 (20.00%) Oracle
11 18 (20.00%) Siebel
11 18 (20.00%) RequireJS
12 17 (18.89%) EAI
12 17 (18.89%) Front End Development
12 17 (18.89%) CSS3
13 16 (17.78%) Change Control
13 16 (17.78%) Spring
14 15 (16.67%) Hibernate
14 15 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
15 14 (15.56%) User Experience
15 14 (15.56%) SQL
16 13 (14.44%) Microsoft
16 13 (14.44%) Data Mining
16 13 (14.44%) Scrum

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 9 (10.00%) IIS
2 6 (6.67%) Node.js
3 4 (4.44%) CMS
4 2 (2.22%) Apache
4 2 (2.22%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.22%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (2.22%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (2.22%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.11%) JBoss
5 1 (1.11%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.11%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.11%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (5.56%) Photoshop
2 4 (4.44%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.11%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.11%) MS Office
3 1 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (8.89%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.00%) SaaS
2 1 (1.11%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (14.44%) Data Mining
2 10 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 8 (8.89%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (3.33%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.11%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.11%) MS Access
6 1 (1.11%) MySQL
6 1 (1.11%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.11%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (7.78%) Git (software)
2 6 (6.67%) Cucumber
2 6 (6.67%) Selenium
2 6 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (6.67%) Visual Studio
3 4 (4.44%) Bitbucket
3 4 (4.44%) Maven
3 4 (4.44%) Subversion
4 3 (3.33%) Grunt
4 3 (3.33%) gulp
4 3 (3.33%) WebDriver
5 2 (2.22%) Android Studio
5 2 (2.22%) Bower
5 2 (2.22%) Jasmine
5 2 (2.22%) JBehave
5 2 (2.22%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.22%) JIRA
5 2 (2.22%) Mockito
5 2 (2.22%) MSTest
5 2 (2.22%) NUnit
General
1 19 (21.11%) Finance
2 6 (6.67%) Marketing
3 3 (3.33%) Banking
4 2 (2.22%) Advertising
4 2 (2.22%) Electronics
4 2 (2.22%) Games
4 2 (2.22%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.22%) Retail
4 2 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 79 (87.78%) Developer
2 17 (18.89%) Siebel Developer
3 16 (17.78%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 14 (15.56%) Java Developer
5 13 (14.44%) UI Developer
6 10 (11.11%) Web Developer
7 8 (8.89%) JavaScript Developer
8 7 (7.78%) .NET Developer
8 7 (7.78%) ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (7.78%) C# Developer
9 5 (5.56%) Angular Developer
9 5 (5.56%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 5 (5.56%) HTML CSS Developer
9 5 (5.56%) HTML Developer
9 5 (5.56%) Software Developer
10 4 (4.44%) Full Stack Developer
10 4 (4.44%) SQL Developer
11 3 (3.33%) Java Software Developer
11 3 (3.33%) Junior Developer
11 3 (3.33%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (90.00%) HTML
2 75 (83.33%) CSS
3 42 (46.67%) jQuery
4 38 (42.22%) AngularJS
4 38 (42.22%) HTML5
5 34 (37.78%) .NET
6 22 (24.44%) ASP.NET
7 21 (23.33%) Ajax
7 21 (23.33%) JSON
8 18 (20.00%) RequireJS
9 17 (18.89%) CSS3
10 16 (17.78%) Spring
11 15 (16.67%) Hibernate
12 12 (13.33%) Entity Framework
13 11 (12.22%) .NET Framework
14 10 (11.11%) XML
15 8 (8.89%) LESS
16 7 (7.78%) ASP.NET MVC
16 7 (7.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 7 (7.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 30 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (15.56%) User Experience
3 7 (7.78%) Computer Science
4 5 (5.56%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.11%) DataPower
5 1 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (11.11%) Windows
2 6 (6.67%) Linux
3 5 (5.56%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.22%) Android
4 2 (2.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
1 25 (27.78%) MVC
2 17 (18.89%) EAI
2 17 (18.89%) Front End Development
3 16 (17.78%) Change Control
4 15 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
5 13 (14.44%) Scrum
6 12 (13.33%) CRM
7 8 (8.89%) Web Development
8 7 (7.78%) SDLC
9 6 (6.67%) TDD
10 5 (5.56%) BDD
10 5 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (5.56%) SOA
10 5 (5.56%) Time Management
11 4 (4.44%) Analytics
11 4 (4.44%) Online Marketing
11 4 (4.44%) OOA/OOD
11 4 (4.44%) SEO
11 4 (4.44%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 30 (33.33%) C#
2 21 (23.33%) Java
3 14 (15.56%) SQL
4 4 (4.44%) PL/SQL
4 4 (4.44%) VB
4 4 (4.44%) VB.NET
5 3 (3.33%) Ruby
5 3 (3.33%) TypeScript
6 2 (2.22%) ECMAScript
6 2 (2.22%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.22%) XQuery
7 1 (1.11%) C
7 1 (1.11%) ES6
7 1 (1.11%) Perl
7 1 (1.11%) PHP
7 1 (1.11%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.11%) Python
7 1 (1.11%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.11%) VBA
7 1 (1.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (8.89%) Degree
1 8 (8.89%) SC Cleared
1 8 (8.89%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.22%) ISEB
2 2 (2.22%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.11%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.11%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (2.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.11%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 18 (20.00%) Oracle
1 18 (20.00%) Siebel
2 13 (14.44%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.67%) Sencha
4 2 (2.22%) Informatica
4 2 (2.22%) SAP
4 2 (2.22%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.11%) Apple
5 1 (1.11%) Ektron
5 1 (1.11%) IBM