The table below looks at the statistics for ECMAScript skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ECMAScript over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ECMAScript
Rank 614 607 625
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +18
Contract jobs citing ECMAScript 16 37 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.067% 0.011%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.079% 0.17% 0.028%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 31 4
Median daily rate £433 £475 £588
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.94% -19.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £382 £340 £523
10% offered a daily rate of more than £567 £550 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £340 -
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Programming Languages Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
20346 21414 21224
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 40.81% 38.63% 37.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 13988 14585 14432
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 414 552 412
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.70 £17.00 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

ECMAScript
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing ECMAScript as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

ECMAScript Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ECMAScript
Daily Rate Trend

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

ECMAScript Daily Rate Trend in the UK

ECMAScript
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ECMAScript within the UK over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

ECMAScript Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

ECMAScript
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ECMAScript within the UK over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +3 16 £433 -8.94% 6
London -10 11 £550 +10.00% 3
City of London +6 6 £605 +10.00% 1
North West +7 3 £400 - 1
Manchester +4 3 £400 - 1
Berkshire - 2 £378 -
South East - 2 £378 -
Salford - 2 £400 -
Reading - 2 £378 -
Canary Wharf - 1 - -

ECMAScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ECMAScript also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for ECMAScript.

1 57 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 32 (56.14%) HTML
3 31 (54.39%) HTML5
4 27 (47.37%) ES6
5 25 (43.86%) CSS
6 23 (40.35%) Java
6 23 (40.35%) React
7 21 (36.84%) AngularJS
8 16 (28.07%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (28.07%) Android
8 16 (28.07%) Node.js
9 15 (26.32%) TypeScript
10 14 (24.56%) Front End Development
11 12 (21.05%) CSS3
11 12 (21.05%) TDD
11 12 (21.05%) XML
11 12 (21.05%) Adobe
12 11 (19.30%) Windows
12 11 (19.30%) LiveCycle
13 10 (17.54%) Git (software)
13 10 (17.54%) Microsoft Azure
13 10 (17.54%) Regression Testing
13 10 (17.54%) Finance
13 10 (17.54%) Publishing
13 10 (17.54%) Redux
14 9 (15.79%) Windows 10
14 9 (15.79%) Sass
14 9 (15.79%) Migration
15 8 (14.04%) Identity Management
15 8 (14.04%) Microsoft

ECMAScript
Top Related IT Skills 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 11 (19.30%) LiveCycle
2 2 (3.51%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.75%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (1.75%) Alfresco
3 1 (1.75%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (14.04%) MS Office
2 2 (3.51%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (3.51%) OmniGraffle
2 2 (3.51%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 10 (17.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (14.04%) Office 365
3 1 (1.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.04%) Internet
2 1 (1.75%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.51%) Big Data
2 2 (3.51%) CouchDB
2 2 (3.51%) Hadoop
2 2 (3.51%) MongoDB
2 2 (3.51%) MySQL
2 2 (3.51%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.75%) Jackrabbit
3 1 (1.75%) MarkLogic
3 1 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.75%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.75%) Redis
3 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (17.54%) Git (software)
2 7 (12.28%) Babel
2 7 (12.28%) webpack
3 5 (8.77%) Cucumber
3 5 (8.77%) Mercurial
3 5 (8.77%) Selenium
4 4 (7.02%) Jasmine
4 4 (7.02%) JIRA
4 4 (7.02%) Mocha
5 3 (5.26%) gulp
5 3 (5.26%) IntelliJ
5 3 (5.26%) JUnit
5 3 (5.26%) Maven
5 3 (5.26%) Subversion
6 2 (3.51%) Appium
6 2 (3.51%) git-flow
6 2 (3.51%) JMeter
6 2 (3.51%) Mockito
6 2 (3.51%) WebStorm
7 1 (1.75%) Grunt
General
1 10 (17.54%) Finance
1 10 (17.54%) Publishing
2 7 (12.28%) Banking
3 6 (10.53%) Investment Banking
4 4 (7.02%) Front Office
5 2 (3.51%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.75%) Games
6 1 (1.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 46 (80.70%) Developer
2 21 (36.84%) JavaScript Developer
3 12 (21.05%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 10 (17.54%) Node.js Developer
5 8 (14.04%) Architect
6 5 (8.77%) Angular Developer
6 5 (8.77%) LiveCycle Developer
7 4 (7.02%) Java Developer
7 4 (7.02%) XML Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Full Stack Developer
8 3 (5.26%) iOS Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Lead Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Software Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Agile Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Android Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Applications Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Senior Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Senior JavaScript Developer
9 2 (3.51%) UX Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (56.14%) HTML
2 31 (54.39%) HTML5
3 25 (43.86%) CSS
4 23 (40.35%) React
5 21 (36.84%) AngularJS
6 16 (28.07%) Node.js
7 12 (21.05%) CSS3
7 12 (21.05%) XML
8 10 (17.54%) Redux
9 9 (15.79%) Sass
10 8 (14.04%) WinForms
11 7 (12.28%) Ember.js
11 7 (12.28%) LESS
11 7 (12.28%) REST
12 5 (8.77%) jQuery
12 5 (8.77%) React Native
12 5 (8.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 4 (7.02%) Apache Cordova
13 4 (7.02%) JSON
14 3 (5.26%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.04%) Mobile App
2 5 (8.77%) User Experience
3 2 (3.51%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.51%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.75%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.75%) Fintech
4 1 (1.75%) Life Science
4 1 (1.75%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 16 (28.07%) Android
2 11 (19.30%) Windows
3 9 (15.79%) Windows 10
4 8 (14.04%) Apple iOS
4 8 (14.04%) Windows 8
5 2 (3.51%) Linux
6 1 (1.75%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (28.07%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (24.56%) Front End Development
3 12 (21.05%) TDD
4 10 (17.54%) Regression Testing
5 9 (15.79%) Migration
6 8 (14.04%) BDD
6 8 (14.04%) Data Loss Prevention
6 8 (14.04%) Identity Management
6 8 (14.04%) Protective Monitoring
6 8 (14.04%) Security Architecture
6 8 (14.04%) Service Design
7 5 (8.77%) OO
8 4 (7.02%) Continuous Deployment
8 4 (7.02%) iOS Development
8 4 (7.02%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (7.02%) Scrum
8 4 (7.02%) Use Case
8 4 (7.02%) Web Development
9 3 (5.26%) Isomorphic Development
9 3 (5.26%) Isomorphic JavaScript
Programming Languages
1 57 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 27 (47.37%) ES6
3 23 (40.35%) Java
4 15 (26.32%) TypeScript
5 8 (14.04%) XAML
6 7 (12.28%) SQL
7 2 (3.51%) C#
7 2 (3.51%) Dart
7 2 (3.51%) PHP
7 2 (3.51%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.75%) JSX
8 1 (1.75%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.75%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (12.28%) SC Cleared
1 7 (12.28%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.02%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.77%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.75%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) Legato
Vendors
1 12 (21.05%) Adobe
2 8 (14.04%) Apple
2 8 (14.04%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.51%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle
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