The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had JavaScript Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript Developer
Rank 117 163 134
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -29
Contract jobs requiring a JavaScript Developer 1108 803 891
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.99% 1.44% 1.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.10% 1.52% 1.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 870 614 624
Median daily rate £413 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £281 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
Median hourly rate £24.90 £19.72 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.31% -16.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.54 £19.72 £18.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.93 £19.72 £28.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.54 - £23.75

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
52698 52839 51404
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.88% 94.71% 94.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 34350 32058 31435
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1506 2120 2116
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.46 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.22% -0.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.10 £42.50 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.70 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.78% -1.76%

JavaScript Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured JavaScript Developer in the job title.

JavaScript Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

JavaScript Developer
Daily Rate Trend

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

JavaScript Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

JavaScript Developer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

JavaScript Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

JavaScript Developer
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript Developer within the UK.

JavaScript Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

JavaScript Developer
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

JavaScript Developer Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

JavaScript Developer
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 5 May 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 +46 1072 £415 +9.21% 410
London +35 619 £450 +8.10% 212
South East +20 152 £350 -2.43% 56
North West +43 96 £375 +15.38% 34
City of London +49 86 £400 -11.11% 47
Yorkshire +21 80 £375 +7.14% 41
West Yorkshire +25 65 £400 +23.07% 22
Manchester +28 62 £375 +15.38% 23
Leeds +17 60 £388 +19.23% 19
South West -9 36 £350 -9.67% 15
Kent +8 33 £330 +3.12% 1
East of England -6 33 £340 -9.33% 16
West Midlands +8 32 £300 -7.69% 16
Oxfordshire +33 30 £400 +52.38% 8
Cheshire +5 28 £361 +25.65% 4
Surrey -4 24 £450 +12.50% 12
East Midlands +19 22 £269 -17.30% 17
Wales +24 19 £375 -3.22% 4
Bristol +2 16 £319 -25.00% 7
Salford - 15 £425 -
East Sussex - 15 £425 - 2
Buckinghamshire +9 14 £319 -13.26% 5
Milton Keynes +5 14 £319 -13.55% 2
Hertfordshire -4 14 £325 -13.33% 4
Oxford +17 13 £425 +61.90% 5
Tunbridge Wells +8 13 £338 -
Croydon - 13 £400 -
South Wales +13 12 £375 -3.22% 4
Cambridgeshire +11 12 £225 -40.98% 12
Bromley +2 12 £325 -

JavaScript Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, JavaScript Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring JavaScript Developer in the job title.

1 2202 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1565 (71.07%) HTML
3 1532 (69.57%) CSS
4 1084 (49.23%) Agile Software Development
5 1065 (48.37%) AngularJS
6 1047 (47.55%) HTML5
7 832 (37.78%) CSS3
8 704 (31.97%) Node.js
9 681 (30.93%) Front End Development
10 662 (30.06%) TDD
11 537 (24.39%) jQuery
12 510 (23.16%) React
13 502 (22.80%) Web Development
14 427 (19.39%) Java
15 391 (17.76%) OO
16 379 (17.21%) MVC
17 375 (17.03%) Sass
18 360 (16.35%) Git (software)
19 319 (14.49%) BDD
19 319 (14.49%) .NET
20 314 (14.26%) Backbone.js
21 298 (13.53%) User Experience
22 291 (13.22%) C#
23 280 (12.72%) Finance
24 277 (12.58%) Scrum
25 213 (9.67%) ASP.NET
26 210 (9.54%) Web Services
26 210 (9.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
27 208 (9.45%) PHP
28 197 (8.95%) Responsive Web Design

JavaScript Developer Skill Set
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
1 704 (31.97%) Node.js
2 87 (3.95%) CMS
3 41 (1.86%) Tomcat
4 36 (1.63%) Apache
5 35 (1.59%) Elasticsearch
6 28 (1.27%) WordPress
7 24 (1.09%) JBoss
8 22 (1.00%) IIS
9 18 (0.82%) Apache Solr
10 17 (0.77%) Confluence
11 15 (0.68%) Drupal
12 10 (0.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 10 (0.45%) GlassFish
13 9 (0.41%) Jetty
13 9 (0.41%) nginx
13 9 (0.41%) Sitecore CMS
14 7 (0.32%) Facebook Platform
14 7 (0.32%) NServiceBus
14 7 (0.32%) SharePoint
15 6 (0.27%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 51 (2.32%) Photoshop
2 17 (0.77%) Adobe Illustrator
3 13 (0.59%) MS Excel
4 8 (0.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (0.18%) GIMP
5 4 (0.18%) OmniGraffle
6 3 (0.14%) Adobe Captivate
7 2 (0.091%) MS Office
7 2 (0.091%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.045%) Adobe Premiere
8 1 (0.045%) LaTeX
8 1 (0.045%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 20 (0.91%) Magento
2 13 (0.59%) Eloqua
3 11 (0.50%) BigMachines
4 10 (0.45%) Payment Gateway
5 8 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.091%) KANA IQ
7 2 (0.091%) Unica
8 1 (0.045%) Adobe Campaign
8 1 (0.045%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.045%) Eagle PACE
Cloud Services
1 86 (3.91%) GitHub
2 80 (3.63%) Amazon AWS
3 47 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
4 27 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
5 26 (1.18%) SaaS
6 15 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
7 10 (0.45%) Amazon Kinesis
7 10 (0.45%) AWS Lambda
8 9 (0.41%) Google Tag Manager
9 8 (0.36%) Adobe Analytics
9 8 (0.36%) Amazon S3
9 8 (0.36%) Google Analytics
10 6 (0.27%) CloudFront
10 6 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
11 4 (0.18%) Google App Engine
12 3 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 3 (0.14%) Heroku
13 2 (0.091%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 2 (0.091%) Amazon ELB
13 2 (0.091%) Bluemix
Communications & Networking
1 70 (3.18%) HTTP
2 32 (1.45%) Internet
3 24 (1.09%) TCP/IP
4 15 (0.68%) Network Security
5 11 (0.50%) SSL
6 10 (0.45%) Intranet
7 9 (0.41%) DNS
8 7 (0.32%) HTTPS
9 4 (0.18%) Skype
10 2 (0.091%) Asterisk PBX
10 2 (0.091%) Broadband
10 2 (0.091%) DVB
10 2 (0.091%) HbbTV
11 1 (0.045%) CHAP
11 1 (0.045%) Extranet
11 1 (0.045%) Firewall
11 1 (0.045%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 183 (8.31%) MongoDB
2 142 (6.45%) SQL Server
3 97 (4.41%) NoSQL
4 96 (4.36%) MySQL
5 47 (2.13%) Relational Database
6 35 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
7 30 (1.36%) Big Data
8 28 (1.27%) Redis
9 18 (0.82%) CouchDB
10 17 (0.77%) Azure SQL Database
10 17 (0.77%) RDBMS
11 12 (0.54%) Amazon RDS
12 11 (0.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 11 (0.50%) Hadoop
12 11 (0.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 10 (0.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 9 (0.41%) Oracle Database
14 9 (0.41%) SQL Server 2012
14 9 (0.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 8 (0.36%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 360 (16.35%) Git (software)
2 196 (8.90%) Grunt
3 195 (8.86%) Jasmine
4 136 (6.18%) gulp
5 118 (5.36%) Karma Test Runner
6 102 (4.63%) Subversion
7 98 (4.45%) Mocha
8 96 (4.36%) Protractor
9 73 (3.32%) Jenkins
10 62 (2.82%) Cucumber
11 54 (2.45%) JIRA
12 52 (2.36%) Selenium
13 47 (2.13%) Maven
14 46 (2.09%) QUnit
15 45 (2.04%) Visual Studio
16 37 (1.68%) Sinon.JS
17 27 (1.23%) JUnit
18 25 (1.14%) TeamCity
19 23 (1.04%) Babel
20 22 (1.00%) Bower
General
1 280 (12.72%) Finance
2 162 (7.36%) Banking
3 73 (3.32%) Investment Banking
4 63 (2.86%) Games
5 61 (2.77%) Marketing
6 51 (2.32%) Publishing
7 35 (1.59%) Front Office
8 34 (1.54%) Telecoms
9 27 (1.23%) Retail
10 20 (0.91%) Legal
11 10 (0.45%) Advertising
12 9 (0.41%) Local Government
13 8 (0.36%) Law
13 8 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
14 7 (0.32%) Financial Institution
15 6 (0.27%) Electronics
15 6 (0.27%) Manufacturing
16 4 (0.18%) Automotive
17 2 (0.091%) Aerospace
17 2 (0.091%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1565 (71.07%) HTML
2 1532 (69.57%) CSS
3 1065 (48.37%) AngularJS
4 1047 (47.55%) HTML5
5 832 (37.78%) CSS3
6 537 (24.39%) jQuery
7 510 (23.16%) React
8 375 (17.03%) Sass
9 319 (14.49%) .NET
10 314 (14.26%) Backbone.js
11 213 (9.67%) ASP.NET
12 210 (9.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 210 (9.54%) Web Services
13 173 (7.86%) RESTful
14 167 (7.58%) LESS
15 152 (6.90%) Ember.js
16 149 (6.77%) JSON
17 146 (6.63%) REST
18 141 (6.40%) ASP.NET MVC
19 128 (5.81%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 298 (13.53%) User Experience
2 128 (5.81%) Mobile App
3 65 (2.95%) Computer Science
4 61 (2.77%) Analytical Skills
5 43 (1.95%) Fintech
6 39 (1.77%) W3C
7 38 (1.73%) Visualisation
8 26 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
9 24 (1.09%) Digital Media
10 18 (0.82%) iPad
11 17 (0.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 17 (0.77%) Hedge funds
12 16 (0.73%) N-Tier
12 16 (0.73%) Video on Demand
13 14 (0.64%) Blog
13 14 (0.64%) STB
14 13 (0.59%) IPTV
15 12 (0.54%) Data Structures
15 12 (0.54%) e-Learning
16 11 (0.50%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 129 (5.86%) Linux
2 72 (3.27%) Windows
3 56 (2.54%) Unix
4 30 (1.36%) Android
5 28 (1.27%) Apple iOS
6 17 (0.77%) Windows Server
7 13 (0.59%) Windows Phone
8 10 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (0.36%) Mac OS X
9 8 (0.36%) Ubuntu
10 6 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (0.18%) Mac OS
12 3 (0.14%) AIX
12 3 (0.14%) Windows Phone 8
13 2 (0.091%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.045%) Debian
14 1 (0.045%) webOS
14 1 (0.045%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.045%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1084 (49.23%) Agile Software Development
2 681 (30.93%) Front End Development
3 662 (30.06%) TDD
4 502 (22.80%) Web Development
5 391 (17.76%) OO
6 379 (17.21%) MVC
7 319 (14.49%) BDD
8 277 (12.58%) Scrum
9 197 (8.95%) Responsive Web Design
10 184 (8.36%) E-Commerce
11 180 (8.17%) Continuous Integration
12 143 (6.49%) Unit Testing
13 137 (6.22%) Software Engineering
14 134 (6.09%) Pair Programming
15 109 (4.95%) Open Source
16 88 (4.00%) Web Design
17 78 (3.54%) Continuous Delivery
18 73 (3.32%) High Availability
19 70 (3.18%) OOP
20 64 (2.91%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 2202 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 427 (19.39%) Java
3 291 (13.22%) C#
4 208 (9.45%) PHP
5 191 (8.67%) SQL
6 134 (6.09%) ES6
7 111 (5.04%) Python
8 87 (3.95%) Ruby
9 55 (2.50%) TypeScript
10 51 (2.32%) ECMAScript
11 41 (1.86%) T-SQL
12 40 (1.82%) C
13 36 (1.63%) C++
14 32 (1.45%) Perl
15 24 (1.09%) Scala
16 19 (0.86%) VB.NET
17 16 (0.73%) Clojure
18 15 (0.68%) Groovy
19 12 (0.54%) Apex Code
20 11 (0.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 70 (3.18%) Degree
2 68 (3.09%) Security Cleared
3 36 (1.63%) SC Cleared
4 17 (0.77%) DV Cleared
5 8 (0.36%) BPSS Clearance
6 7 (0.32%) BC Cleared
7 4 (0.18%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.091%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.091%) PhD
9 1 (0.045%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.045%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.045%) MCP
9 1 (0.045%) MCSA
9 1 (0.045%) MCSE
9 1 (0.045%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (1.00%) QA
2 10 (0.45%) Disclosure Scotland
3 7 (0.32%) WAI
4 5 (0.23%) WCAG
5 2 (0.091%) OIPF
5 2 (0.091%) SLA
6 1 (0.045%) HL7
System Software
1 34 (1.54%) Docker
2 2 (0.091%) VMware ESX
2 2 (0.091%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.091%) vSphere
3 1 (0.045%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 17 (0.77%) Kibana
2 9 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.18%) Capistrano
3 4 (0.18%) TeamSite
3 4 (0.18%) yum
4 3 (0.14%) logstash
5 2 (0.091%) Grafana
5 2 (0.091%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.091%) Mesos
5 2 (0.091%) StatsD
6 1 (0.045%) Ansible
6 1 (0.045%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 1 (0.045%) Puppet
6 1 (0.045%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 85 (3.86%) Microsoft
2 70 (3.18%) Oracle
3 50 (2.27%) Adobe
4 33 (1.50%) Google
5 21 (0.95%) Facebook
6 18 (0.82%) Twitter
7 14 (0.64%) Salesforce.com
8 13 (0.59%) ServiceNow
9 11 (0.50%) Siebel
10 10 (0.45%) Red Hat
10 10 (0.45%) Sitecore
11 9 (0.41%) ESRI
12 8 (0.36%) Cloudera
12 8 (0.36%) Informatica
12 8 (0.36%) New Relic
13 7 (0.32%) Sencha
13 7 (0.32%) Zend
14 6 (0.27%) EPiServer
14 6 (0.27%) VMware
14 6 (0.27%) Xamarin
City, London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: to £500 day
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £60000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + exciting benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Arrows Group
Rate: £400 - £550 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Arrows Group
Rate: £400.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £250 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £420 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Ampersand Consulting
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Dantech
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
North West
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Wenham Carter
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: to £500 day
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £200 - £225 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle upon Tyne
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £275 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
G2 Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £375 - £475 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West London
ninesharp
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
South Wales
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Data Idols
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £525 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Rate: £475 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
JM
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Arrows Group
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £450 - £500 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
JM
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Wenham Carter
Rate: From £400 to £550 per day TBC
Posted: 6 days ago