The first table below looks at the demand for CoffeeScript skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CoffeeScript over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CoffeeScript
Rank 575 553 573
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +20
Contract jobs citing CoffeeScript 13 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.006% 0.020%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.063% 0.017% 0.057%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 9
Average daily rate £413 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £381 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.19% +27.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Programming Languages Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
20792 17589 21064
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 36.91% 36.80% 34.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 13463 10809 12441
Average daily rate £375 £375 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £258 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 483 633 742
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £16.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £43.75 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%

CoffeeScript
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CoffeeScript within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

CoffeeScript Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CoffeeScript
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CoffeeScript within the UK.

CoffeeScript Daily Rate Trend in the UK

CoffeeScript
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CoffeeScript within the UK over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

CoffeeScript Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

CoffeeScript
Top 24 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CoffeeScript within the UK over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -30 8 £301 -19.66% 10
London -30 5 £375 +36.36% 5
Glasgow - 5 £413 -
Scotland - 5 £413 - 1
City of London - 3 £375 - 1
North West - 2 £301 - 1
Manchester - 1 £275 -
South West - 1 £225 - 1
West Midlands - - - - 1
Preston - - - - 1
Woking - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Lancashire - - - - 1
Surrey - - - -
Warwickshire - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
South East - - - - 1
Halifax - - - -
Leamington Spa - - - -
Bristol - - - - 1
Cheadle - - - -
Dundee - - - -
Edinburgh - - - - 1

CoffeeScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing CoffeeScript 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 CoffeeScript.

1 20 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 15 (68.18%) HTML
2 15 (68.18%) CSS
3 12 (54.55%) TDD
3 12 (54.55%) Ruby
4 11 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 11 (50.00%) jQuery
5 9 (40.91%) BDD
5 9 (40.91%) Backbone.js
5 9 (40.91%) Git (software)
5 9 (40.91%) MySQL
6 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (36.36%) Cucumber
7 7 (31.82%) Jasmine
7 7 (31.82%) Sass
7 7 (31.82%) Ember.js
7 7 (31.82%) MVC
7 7 (31.82%) Linux
7 7 (31.82%) Mac OS X
8 6 (27.27%) AIX
8 6 (27.27%) Solaris
8 6 (27.27%) Pair Programming
8 6 (27.27%) Web Development
8 6 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (27.27%) RSpec
9 5 (22.73%) HTML5
9 5 (22.73%) Node.js
9 5 (22.73%) Capistrano
10 4 (18.18%) CSS3
10 4 (18.18%) AngularJS

CoffeeScript
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing CoffeeScript 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 CoffeeScript. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (22.73%) Node.js
2 2 (9.09%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Photoshop
1 1 (4.55%) Fireworks
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (40.91%) MySQL
2 2 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (9.09%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.55%) Redis
3 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 9 (40.91%) Git (software)
2 8 (36.36%) Cucumber
3 7 (31.82%) Jasmine
4 6 (27.27%) RSpec
5 2 (9.09%) WebDriver
5 2 (9.09%) Subversion
5 2 (9.09%) Selenium
5 2 (9.09%) Grunt
5 2 (9.09%) eggPlant
6 1 (4.55%) Bower
6 1 (4.55%) Xcode
6 1 (4.55%) QUnit
6 1 (4.55%) Mocha
General
1 1 (4.55%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 14 (63.64%) Developer
2 4 (18.18%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Automation Tester
4 2 (9.09%) Tester
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 2 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Ruby Developer
5 1 (4.55%) UI Developer
5 1 (4.55%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (68.18%) HTML
1 15 (68.18%) CSS
2 11 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 11 (50.00%) jQuery
3 9 (40.91%) Backbone.js
4 7 (31.82%) Sass
4 7 (31.82%) Ember.js
5 5 (22.73%) HTML5
6 4 (18.18%) AngularJS
6 4 (18.18%) CSS3
7 3 (13.64%) JSON
8 2 (9.09%) .NET
8 2 (9.09%) Haml
8 2 (9.09%) REST
8 2 (9.09%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (9.09%) Gherkin
8 2 (9.09%) D3.js
8 2 (9.09%) Ajax
8 2 (9.09%) HTML5 Canvas
9 1 (4.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.55%) Visualisation
2 1 (4.55%) Open Source
2 1 (4.55%) Streaming Video
2 1 (4.55%) E-Learning
2 1 (4.55%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Linux
1 7 (31.82%) Mac OS X
2 6 (27.27%) AIX
2 6 (27.27%) Solaris
3 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
3 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) TDD
2 9 (40.91%) BDD
3 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (31.82%) MVC
5 6 (27.27%) Pair Programming
5 6 (27.27%) Web Development
5 6 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (9.09%) Test Automation
7 1 (4.55%) MVVM
7 1 (4.55%) Time Management
7 1 (4.55%) Progressive Enhancement
7 1 (4.55%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (4.55%) Unit Testing
7 1 (4.55%) OO
7 1 (4.55%) DRM
Programming Languages
1 20 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 12 (54.55%) Ruby
3 2 (9.09%) PHP
3 2 (9.09%) C#
3 2 (9.09%) Java
3 2 (9.09%) Python
4 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.55%) VBScript
4 1 (4.55%) ActionScript
4 1 (4.55%) Lua
4 1 (4.55%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) ISEB
1 2 (9.09%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) Capistrano
2 1 (4.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) SendGrid
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