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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JavaScript Developer
UK
Rank 120 98 138
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +40
Contract jobs requiring a JavaScript Developer 937 1134 829
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 2.09% 2.23% 1.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.21% 2.36% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 710 921 606
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 £313 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £376 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Median hourly rate £42.50 £22.50 £34.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+88.88% -35.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £16.50 £32.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.30 £28.50 £36.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £15.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+183.33% -53.12%

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
42412 48118 48163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.73% 94.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 27609 30636 30303
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1503 1747 1909
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.61 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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 -17 897 £425 - 375
London -28 521 £475 +5.55% 185
South East -24 124 £425 +18.05% 44
City of London +4 70 £475 +11.76% 45
Yorkshire +41 66 £350 - 27
East Midlands +32 48 £350 +12.00% 20
West Yorkshire +35 46 £350 - 16
Berkshire +34 45 £400 +6.66% 7
South West -1 45 £375 +3.44% 17
North West +15 43 £388 +10.71% 30
Leeds +37 42 £350 -17.64% 13
Manchester +29 38 £394 +9.37% 20
Surrey +23 32 £425 - 10
Scotland +43 30 £400 +6.66% 2
Nottinghamshire +32 23 £375 +36.36% 4
Nottingham +25 23 £375 +36.36% 4
East of England +4 23 £375 +10.29% 31
Reading +10 21 £438 +25.00% 3
West Midlands -25 21 £350 +16.66% 20
Edinburgh +27 20 £450 +20.00%
Bristol -12 20 £415 +10.66% 3
South Yorkshire +7 18 £363 +26.08% 2
Sheffield +6 17 £363 +26.08% 2
Hampshire -2 17 £338 -3.57% 6
Leicestershire +13 16 £335 -16.25% 8
Birmingham +3 15 £350 +40.00% 8
Cambridgeshire +9 13 £340 -2.85% 16
Egham +4 13 £425 - 1
Devon +18 10 £275 -15.38% 3
North East -8 10 £388 -11.93% 1

JavaScript Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 2163 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1460 (67.50%) HTML
3 1403 (64.86%) CSS
4 1031 (47.67%) AngularJS
5 962 (44.48%) Agile Software Development
6 869 (40.18%) HTML5
7 747 (34.54%) Node.js
8 707 (32.69%) CSS3
9 680 (31.44%) React
10 673 (31.11%) Front End Development
11 541 (25.01%) TDD
12 471 (21.78%) jQuery
13 392 (18.12%) Web Development
14 372 (17.20%) Git (software)
15 360 (16.64%) Java
16 347 (16.04%) Sass
17 326 (15.07%) MVC
18 321 (14.84%) Scrum
19 317 (14.66%) Finance
20 309 (14.29%) .NET
21 307 (14.19%) OO
22 285 (13.18%) User Experience
23 271 (12.53%) C#
24 260 (12.02%) Web Services
25 257 (11.88%) BDD
26 256 (11.84%) E-Commerce
27 243 (11.23%) REST
28 215 (9.94%) PHP
29 211 (9.75%) ES6
30 206 (9.52%) Continuous Integration

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 75 (3.47%) CMS
2 32 (1.48%) Drupal
3 30 (1.39%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 28 (1.29%) Tomcat
5 27 (1.25%) WordPress
6 25 (1.16%) Apache
7 24 (1.11%) Confluence
8 23 (1.06%) Elasticsearch
9 19 (0.88%) SharePoint
10 14 (0.65%) nginx
11 13 (0.60%) GeoServer
11 13 (0.60%) IIS
11 13 (0.60%) Jetty
12 12 (0.55%) Apache Solr
13 10 (0.46%) Umbraco
14 8 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
14 8 (0.37%) Sitecore CMS
15 6 (0.28%) Apache Spark
15 6 (0.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 4 (0.18%) Jadu
Applications
1 43 (1.99%) Photoshop
2 15 (0.69%) Adobe Illustrator
3 11 (0.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 10 (0.46%) MS Excel
5 7 (0.32%) GIMP
5 7 (0.32%) OmniGraffle
6 2 (0.092%) InDesign
6 2 (0.092%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.046%) LaTeX
7 1 (0.046%) MS Office
7 1 (0.046%) Pixelmator
7 1 (0.046%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 25 (1.16%) Magento
2 11 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.092%) Adobe Campaign
4 2 (0.092%) Unica
5 1 (0.046%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.046%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 103 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 62 (2.87%) GitHub
3 48 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
4 33 (1.53%) Heroku
5 18 (0.83%) SaaS
6 10 (0.46%) PaaS
7 9 (0.42%) Google Analytics
8 7 (0.32%) IaaS
9 4 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (0.14%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (0.14%) CloudBees
10 3 (0.14%) Google Tag Manager
10 3 (0.14%) Office 365
10 3 (0.14%) OpenShift
11 2 (0.092%) Amazon Kinesis
11 2 (0.092%) AWS Lambda
11 2 (0.092%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (0.092%) Google App Engine
11 2 (0.092%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.046%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 52 (2.40%) Internet
2 34 (1.57%) HTTP
3 9 (0.42%) AMQP
4 8 (0.37%) SSH
5 7 (0.32%) ICMP
5 7 (0.32%) TCP/IP
6 6 (0.28%) HTTPS
6 6 (0.28%) Intranet
7 5 (0.23%) Network Security
8 4 (0.18%) LDAP
9 3 (0.14%) 5G
9 3 (0.14%) Telepresence
9 3 (0.14%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (0.092%) DNS
11 1 (0.046%) Extranet
11 1 (0.046%) SSL
11 1 (0.046%) VPN
11 1 (0.046%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 137 (6.33%) SQL Server
2 120 (5.55%) MongoDB
3 112 (5.18%) NoSQL
4 102 (4.72%) MySQL
5 44 (2.03%) Relational Database
6 39 (1.80%) PostgreSQL
7 21 (0.97%) Big Data
7 21 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
8 20 (0.92%) Redis
9 18 (0.83%) SQL Server 2008
10 17 (0.79%) SQL Server 2005
11 16 (0.74%) GIS
12 14 (0.65%) Hadoop
12 14 (0.65%) Oracle Database
13 12 (0.55%) Spatial Data
13 12 (0.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 11 (0.51%) Apache Cassandra
14 11 (0.51%) Azure SQL Database
15 9 (0.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 7 (0.32%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 372 (17.20%) Git (software)
2 185 (8.55%) Grunt
3 178 (8.23%) gulp
4 168 (7.77%) Jasmine
5 121 (5.59%) Selenium
6 115 (5.32%) webpack
7 101 (4.67%) Cucumber
8 81 (3.74%) Subversion
9 75 (3.47%) Mocha
10 70 (3.24%) Jenkins
11 69 (3.19%) JIRA
12 67 (3.10%) Protractor
13 56 (2.59%) Maven
14 51 (2.36%) Visual Studio
15 44 (2.03%) Babel
16 43 (1.99%) Karma Test Runner
17 39 (1.80%) Team Foundation Server
18 36 (1.66%) Bower
18 36 (1.66%) Gradle
19 33 (1.53%) WebDriver
General
1 317 (14.66%) Finance
2 188 (8.69%) Banking
3 80 (3.70%) Investment Banking
4 56 (2.59%) Marketing
4 56 (2.59%) Publishing
5 40 (1.85%) Retail
6 38 (1.76%) Telecoms
7 35 (1.62%) Front Office
8 22 (1.02%) Games
9 19 (0.88%) Legal
10 15 (0.69%) Advertising
10 15 (0.69%) Manufacturing
11 13 (0.60%) Electronics
12 7 (0.32%) Financial Institution
13 5 (0.23%) Interactive Media
14 4 (0.18%) French Language
14 4 (0.18%) German Language
14 4 (0.18%) Private Banking
15 3 (0.14%) Automotive
15 3 (0.14%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1460 (67.50%) HTML
2 1403 (64.86%) CSS
3 1031 (47.67%) AngularJS
4 869 (40.18%) HTML5
5 747 (34.54%) Node.js
6 707 (32.69%) CSS3
7 680 (31.44%) React
8 471 (21.78%) jQuery
9 347 (16.04%) Sass
10 309 (14.29%) .NET
11 260 (12.02%) Web Services
12 243 (11.23%) REST
13 201 (9.29%) RESTful
14 190 (8.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 176 (8.14%) JSON
16 152 (7.03%) ASP.NET
16 152 (7.03%) Express
17 149 (6.89%) Redux
18 141 (6.52%) Backbone.js
19 135 (6.24%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 285 (13.18%) User Experience
2 79 (3.65%) Computer Science
3 61 (2.82%) Visualisation
4 59 (2.73%) Mobile App
5 54 (2.50%) Fintech
6 46 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
7 44 (2.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 24 (1.11%) RIA
9 22 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
10 21 (0.97%) W3C
11 18 (0.83%) NHS
12 14 (0.65%) Video on Demand
13 13 (0.60%) Derivative
13 13 (0.60%) Virtual Team
14 12 (0.55%) Equity Derivative
15 11 (0.51%) Equities
16 10 (0.46%) Blackberry
17 9 (0.42%) Digital Media
17 9 (0.42%) e-Learning
18 8 (0.37%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 106 (4.90%) Linux
2 61 (2.82%) Windows
3 45 (2.08%) Android
4 43 (1.99%) Apple iOS
5 41 (1.90%) Unix
6 12 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (0.51%) Windows Phone
8 10 (0.46%) CentOS
8 10 (0.46%) Ubuntu
9 8 (0.37%) Windows Phone 8
10 7 (0.32%) Debian
11 6 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (0.23%) Mac OS X
13 3 (0.14%) CoreOS
14 2 (0.092%) webOS
14 2 (0.092%) Windows Phone 7
15 1 (0.046%) Windows Server
15 1 (0.046%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 962 (44.48%) Agile Software Development
2 673 (31.11%) Front End Development
3 541 (25.01%) TDD
4 392 (18.12%) Web Development
5 326 (15.07%) MVC
6 321 (14.84%) Scrum
7 307 (14.19%) OO
8 257 (11.88%) BDD
9 256 (11.84%) E-Commerce
10 206 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
11 157 (7.26%) Open Source
12 152 (7.03%) Responsive Web Design
13 147 (6.80%) Software Engineering
14 131 (6.06%) Unit Testing
15 109 (5.04%) Microservices
16 98 (4.53%) Pair Programming
17 89 (4.11%) SDLC
18 83 (3.84%) DevOps
19 73 (3.37%) Kanban
20 71 (3.28%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2163 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 360 (16.64%) Java
3 271 (12.53%) C#
4 215 (9.94%) PHP
5 211 (9.75%) ES6
6 195 (9.02%) SQL
7 99 (4.58%) Python
8 84 (3.88%) Ruby
9 74 (3.42%) TypeScript
10 38 (1.76%) C++
11 20 (0.92%) ECMAScript
12 18 (0.83%) Groovy
12 18 (0.83%) Scala
13 17 (0.79%) Bash Shell
13 17 (0.79%) T-SQL
13 17 (0.79%) VB.NET
14 15 (0.69%) PL/SQL
15 12 (0.55%) C
16 8 (0.37%) PowerShell
16 8 (0.37%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 66 (3.05%) Degree
2 64 (2.96%) Security Cleared
3 38 (1.76%) SC Cleared
4 14 (0.65%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (0.18%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.092%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.046%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.046%) ISEB
7 1 (0.046%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.046%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.046%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.046%) MCAD
7 1 (0.046%) MCP
7 1 (0.046%) MCPD
7 1 (0.046%) MCSD
7 1 (0.046%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (3.28%) QA
2 15 (0.69%) Disclosure Scotland
3 13 (0.60%) WCAG
4 9 (0.42%) Data Quality
5 7 (0.32%) SDET
5 7 (0.32%) WAI
6 1 (0.046%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.046%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.046%) SLA
System Software
1 90 (4.16%) Docker
2 24 (1.11%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (0.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 21 (0.97%) Ansible
2 19 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (0.55%) Kubernetes
4 7 (0.32%) Mesos
4 7 (0.32%) Puppet
4 7 (0.32%) SELinux
5 3 (0.14%) Kibana
5 3 (0.14%) Marathon
6 2 (0.092%) Terraform
7 1 (0.046%) Control-M
7 1 (0.046%) Grafana
7 1 (0.046%) logstash
7 1 (0.046%) StatsD
7 1 (0.046%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 74 (3.42%) Microsoft
2 58 (2.68%) Adobe
3 37 (1.71%) Oracle
4 35 (1.62%) Google
5 18 (0.83%) Sitecore
6 17 (0.79%) Zend
7 16 (0.74%) SAP
8 15 (0.69%) ServiceNow
9 13 (0.60%) Atlassian
9 13 (0.60%) ESRI
10 11 (0.51%) Ensighten
10 11 (0.51%) Twitter
11 9 (0.42%) IBM
12 8 (0.37%) hybris
12 8 (0.37%) Xamarin
13 5 (0.23%) Apigee
13 5 (0.23%) Nintex
13 5 (0.23%) Red Hat
13 5 (0.23%) Salesforce.com
13 5 (0.23%) Sybase
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £400 - £500 / Day
Posted: 6 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Parallel Consulting
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £350 - £500 Per Day 350-500 / day
Posted: 2 hours ago
Livingston, West Lothian
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Elevate Direct
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Freshtechit
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Rate: Up to £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £400 - £500 / Day
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Kyna Associates
Rate: £350 - £400 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Rate: £500 per day + extensions likely
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: £400.00 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Square One Resources
Rate: £360 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Stott & May
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £350 - £430 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Data Idols
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Tiro Partners
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Rate: From £385 to £425 per day (3-month rolling contract)
Posted: 2 days ago