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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 24 6 26
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +20
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 21 44 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 4.92% 11.96% 1.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.86% 42.72% 9.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 31 3
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£375 £313 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +4.16%
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £305
% change year-on-year
+6.15% +6.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-7.07% -
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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
88 103 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 20.61% 27.99% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 72 42
Average daily rate £375 £314 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.42% -23.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 7
Average hourly rate £20.06 £27.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.05% +111.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.10 £27.50 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £27.50 £27.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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
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 27 February 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 33 (75.00%) .NET
2 30 (68.18%) C#
3 29 (65.91%) ASP.NET
4 23 (52.27%) CSS
5 22 (50.00%) HTML
6 21 (47.73%) SQL
7 19 (43.18%) SQL Server
8 17 (38.64%) MVC
9 16 (36.36%) Microsoft
9 16 (36.36%) Ajax
10 15 (34.09%) Retail
11 14 (31.82%) E-Commerce
12 13 (29.55%) TDD
12 13 (29.55%) .NET Framework
12 13 (29.55%) jQuery
12 13 (29.55%) Microsoft Azure
13 12 (27.27%) Java
14 11 (25.00%) OOD
15 10 (22.73%) Web Services
15 10 (22.73%) XSLT
15 10 (22.73%) VB.NET
15 10 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
15 10 (22.73%) WCF
15 10 (22.73%) LINQ
15 10 (22.73%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 9 (20.45%) ASP.NET MVC
16 9 (20.45%) BDD
17 8 (18.18%) Oracle
18 7 (15.91%) SOAP
18 7 (15.91%) MSMQ

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (11.36%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (6.82%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (29.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (43.18%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (11.36%) Visual Studio
3 4 (9.09%) JUnit
4 3 (6.82%) Git (software)
4 3 (6.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (6.82%) Hudson
4 3 (6.82%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle Forms
General
1 15 (34.09%) Retail
2 5 (11.36%) Finance
3 3 (6.82%) Banking
4 2 (4.55%) Retail Banking
4 2 (4.55%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 29 (65.91%) Developer
2 14 (31.82%) .NET Developer
3 8 (18.18%) Web Developer
4 7 (15.91%) Consultant
5 6 (13.64%) Architect
5 6 (13.64%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (11.36%) Java Developer
6 5 (11.36%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (11.36%) Designer
7 4 (9.09%) .NET Web Developer
8 3 (6.82%) Web Designer
8 3 (6.82%) Java Software Developer
8 3 (6.82%) Applications Developer
8 3 (6.82%) Software Developer
9 2 (4.55%) Process Consultant
9 2 (4.55%) Process Designer
9 2 (4.55%) Front-End Developer
10 1 (2.27%) JavaScript Developer
10 1 (2.27%) Senior .NET Developer
10 1 (2.27%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (75.00%) .NET
2 29 (65.91%) ASP.NET
3 23 (52.27%) CSS
4 22 (50.00%) HTML
5 16 (36.36%) Ajax
6 13 (29.55%) .NET Framework
6 13 (29.55%) jQuery
7 10 (22.73%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 10 (22.73%) WCF
7 10 (22.73%) LINQ
7 10 (22.73%) XSLT
7 10 (22.73%) Web Services
8 9 (20.45%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (15.91%) HTML5
9 7 (15.91%) CSS3
9 7 (15.91%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 7 (15.91%) LINQ to SQL
9 7 (15.91%) MSMQ
9 7 (15.91%) SOAP
10 5 (11.36%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Digital Media
2 4 (9.09%) User Experience
3 3 (6.82%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.55%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.55%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.55%) Windows
1 2 (4.55%) Android
1 2 (4.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (38.64%) MVC
2 14 (31.82%) E-Commerce
3 13 (29.55%) TDD
4 11 (25.00%) OOD
5 10 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (20.45%) BDD
7 7 (15.91%) Waterfall
7 7 (15.91%) Responsive Web Design
7 7 (15.91%) Migration
7 7 (15.91%) Web Design
8 6 (13.64%) OO
8 6 (13.64%) Unit Testing
9 4 (9.09%) Web Development
9 4 (9.09%) ITIL
9 4 (9.09%) OOA/OOD
10 3 (6.82%) SOA
10 3 (6.82%) Change Management
10 3 (6.82%) Incident Management
10 3 (6.82%) ITIL V3
11 2 (4.55%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 30 (68.18%) C#
2 21 (47.73%) SQL
3 12 (27.27%) Java
4 10 (22.73%) VB.NET
5 4 (9.09%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (2.27%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) ISO 9001
1 3 (6.82%) SLA
1 3 (6.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.55%) WCAG
Vendors
1 16 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 8 (18.18%) Oracle
3 2 (4.55%) Sencha
3 2 (4.55%) ServiceNow
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