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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript Developer
Rank 103 109 146
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +37
Contract jobs requiring a JavaScript Developer 1193 1168 890
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 2.27% 2.02% 1.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.39% 2.13% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 935 920 650
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £521 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.84% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 4
Median hourly rate £46.25 £42.00 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.11% +1.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £40.60 £34.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £92.50 £42.35 £68.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £42.00 £56.25
% change year-on-year
-13.09% -25.33%

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
49823 54841 54102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.61% 94.99% 92.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 32593 35082 33109
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1682 2085 2162
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.40 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.17% +5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +2 1145 £425 +6.25% 355
London -15 645 £450 +5.88% 187
South East -30 142 £400 +6.66% 38
Yorkshire +39 98 £375 +11.11% 25
City of London +31 86 £450 +5.88% 39
West Yorkshire +37 82 £375 +11.11% 14
North West +11 72 £395 +3.60% 41
Leeds +30 62 £375 +7.14% 14
Manchester +5 47 £400 +6.66% 29
North East +9 45 £475 +46.15% 2
Tyne and Wear +11 43 £475 +46.15% 2
Newcastle upon Tyne +9 43 £475 +46.15% 2
West Midlands +2 43 £350 +12.00% 16
East Midlands +10 41 £363 +3.57% 12
South West +16 37 £315 -13.10% 8
Oxfordshire -13 37 £425 +6.25% 7
Scotland +3 36 £403 +3.87% 5
Oxford -12 28 £450 +9.09% 5
Surrey -19 26 £380 -5.00% 10
Cheshire +16 22 £388 -3.12% 4
Bristol +11 22 £275 -38.14% 2
Berkshire +3 22 £388 +10.71% 4
Edinburgh +6 20 £413 +6.45% 2
Leicestershire - 16 £363 - 2
Nottinghamshire -5 15 £413 +10.00% 4
Nottingham -8 15 £413 +10.00% 3
West Sussex +6 14 £340 -6.20% 1
Middlesex +4 14 £431 +18.88% 1
Glasgow +22 13 £400 +16.36% 3
East of England -6 13 £340 +23.63% 28

JavaScript Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 2196 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1559 (70.99%) HTML
3 1505 (68.53%) CSS
4 1067 (48.59%) AngularJS
5 1026 (46.72%) Agile Software Development
6 991 (45.13%) HTML5
7 786 (35.79%) CSS3
8 778 (35.43%) Node.js
9 688 (31.33%) Front End Development
10 650 (29.60%) React
11 575 (26.18%) TDD
12 498 (22.68%) jQuery
13 429 (19.54%) Web Development
14 379 (17.26%) MVC
15 361 (16.44%) Git (software)
16 358 (16.30%) Java
17 349 (15.89%) Sass
18 347 (15.80%) OO
19 343 (15.62%) Scrum
20 339 (15.44%) .NET
21 325 (14.80%) Finance
22 311 (14.16%) C#
23 285 (12.98%) User Experience
24 257 (11.70%) BDD
25 244 (11.11%) Web Services
26 229 (10.43%) Grunt
27 227 (10.34%) REST
28 226 (10.29%) Continuous Integration
29 221 (10.06%) E-Commerce
30 219 (9.97%) PHP

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 85 (3.87%) CMS
2 48 (2.19%) Elasticsearch
3 42 (1.91%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 40 (1.82%) Tomcat
5 32 (1.46%) Apache
6 30 (1.37%) WordPress
7 27 (1.23%) Drupal
8 26 (1.18%) Confluence
9 21 (0.96%) nginx
10 16 (0.73%) SharePoint
11 14 (0.64%) Apache Solr
12 12 (0.55%) Jetty
12 12 (0.55%) Sitecore CMS
13 11 (0.50%) IIS
13 11 (0.50%) JBoss
13 11 (0.50%) Umbraco
14 10 (0.46%) WebSphere
15 9 (0.41%) GeoServer
15 9 (0.41%) NServiceBus
16 6 (0.27%) uWSGI
Applications
1 61 (2.78%) Photoshop
2 25 (1.14%) Adobe Illustrator
3 17 (0.77%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 17 (0.77%) MS Excel
4 11 (0.50%) InDesign
5 7 (0.32%) OmniGraffle
6 4 (0.18%) MS Office
7 3 (0.14%) GIMP
7 3 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.091%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.046%) Adobe Captivate
9 1 (0.046%) LaTeX
9 1 (0.046%) MS PowerPoint
9 1 (0.046%) MS Project
9 1 (0.046%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 27 (1.23%) Magento
2 7 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.18%) SDL Web 8
5 1 (0.046%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.046%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.046%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 107 (4.87%) Amazon AWS
2 65 (2.96%) GitHub
3 34 (1.55%) Microsoft Azure
4 22 (1.00%) Heroku
5 19 (0.87%) SaaS
6 15 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
7 8 (0.36%) Amazon Kinesis
7 8 (0.36%) AWS Lambda
8 7 (0.32%) Adobe Analytics
9 6 (0.27%) Google Analytics
10 4 (0.18%) Google Play
11 3 (0.14%) Amazon S3
11 3 (0.14%) AWS CloudFormation
11 3 (0.14%) Office 365
11 3 (0.14%) OpenShift
12 2 (0.091%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 2 (0.091%) CloudBees
12 2 (0.091%) CloudFront
12 2 (0.091%) IaaS
12 2 (0.091%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (1.91%) Internet
2 38 (1.73%) HTTP
3 19 (0.87%) Network Security
4 7 (0.32%) Intranet
5 6 (0.27%) LDAP
6 5 (0.23%) AMQP
7 4 (0.18%) SSL
8 3 (0.14%) HTTPS
9 2 (0.091%) DNS
10 1 (0.046%) Extranet
10 1 (0.046%) SNA
10 1 (0.046%) SSH
10 1 (0.046%) VPN
10 1 (0.046%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 146 (6.65%) SQL Server
2 123 (5.60%) MongoDB
3 118 (5.37%) MySQL
4 111 (5.05%) NoSQL
5 46 (2.09%) PostgreSQL
6 43 (1.96%) Relational Database
7 24 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
8 21 (0.96%) RDBMS
9 17 (0.77%) Redis
10 16 (0.73%) Big Data
11 15 (0.68%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 15 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
11 15 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
12 14 (0.64%) GIS
13 13 (0.59%) Apache Cassandra
13 13 (0.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 11 (0.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 10 (0.46%) Oracle Database
16 7 (0.32%) RavenDB
17 6 (0.27%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 361 (16.44%) Git (software)
2 229 (10.43%) Grunt
3 212 (9.65%) gulp
4 167 (7.60%) Jasmine
5 90 (4.10%) Selenium
6 85 (3.87%) webpack
7 82 (3.73%) Subversion
8 81 (3.69%) Cucumber
9 72 (3.28%) Mocha
10 69 (3.14%) Karma Test Runner
11 68 (3.10%) Jenkins
12 65 (2.96%) JIRA
13 60 (2.73%) Protractor
14 58 (2.64%) Maven
15 48 (2.19%) TeamCity
16 47 (2.14%) Visual Studio
17 46 (2.09%) Bower
18 44 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
19 35 (1.59%) WebDriver
20 34 (1.55%) Babel
General
1 325 (14.80%) Finance
2 187 (8.52%) Banking
3 66 (3.01%) Publishing
4 53 (2.41%) Investment Banking
5 50 (2.28%) Marketing
6 43 (1.96%) Games
7 39 (1.78%) Retail
8 28 (1.28%) Telecoms
9 16 (0.73%) Financial Institution
10 15 (0.68%) Advertising
11 13 (0.59%) Legal
12 12 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
13 11 (0.50%) Electronics
13 11 (0.50%) Front Office
14 10 (0.46%) Automotive
14 10 (0.46%) Manufacturing
15 4 (0.18%) Interactive Media
16 3 (0.14%) Back Office
16 3 (0.14%) German Language
17 2 (0.091%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1559 (70.99%) HTML
2 1505 (68.53%) CSS
3 1067 (48.59%) AngularJS
4 991 (45.13%) HTML5
5 786 (35.79%) CSS3
6 778 (35.43%) Node.js
7 650 (29.60%) React
8 498 (22.68%) jQuery
9 349 (15.89%) Sass
10 339 (15.44%) .NET
11 244 (11.11%) Web Services
12 227 (10.34%) REST
13 205 (9.34%) JSON
14 190 (8.65%) Backbone.js
15 175 (7.97%) ASP.NET
16 166 (7.56%) LESS
17 163 (7.42%) RESTful
18 161 (7.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 158 (7.19%) Express
20 138 (6.28%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 285 (12.98%) User Experience
2 89 (4.05%) Mobile App
3 76 (3.46%) Computer Science
4 63 (2.87%) Analytical Skills
5 46 (2.09%) Visualisation
6 40 (1.82%) Fintech
7 24 (1.09%) Digital Media
8 23 (1.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 18 (0.82%) Fixed Income
10 15 (0.68%) Algorithms
10 15 (0.68%) NHS
11 14 (0.64%) iPad
11 14 (0.64%) W3C
12 13 (0.59%) Blackberry
13 12 (0.55%) Enterprise Software
13 12 (0.55%) Virtual Team
14 10 (0.46%) CMDB
14 10 (0.46%) Data Structures
14 10 (0.46%) Derivative
14 10 (0.46%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 98 (4.46%) Linux
2 56 (2.55%) Windows
3 47 (2.14%) Android
4 46 (2.09%) Apple iOS
5 34 (1.55%) Unix
6 23 (1.05%) Windows Phone
7 14 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (0.41%) Windows Server
8 9 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (0.36%) Mac OS X
10 6 (0.27%) Windows Phone 8
11 3 (0.14%) CentOS
11 3 (0.14%) Windows 10
11 3 (0.14%) Windows Mobile
12 2 (0.091%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.091%) webOS
12 2 (0.091%) Windows Phone 7
13 1 (0.046%) Debian
13 1 (0.046%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.046%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1026 (46.72%) Agile Software Development
2 688 (31.33%) Front End Development
3 575 (26.18%) TDD
4 429 (19.54%) Web Development
5 379 (17.26%) MVC
6 347 (15.80%) OO
7 343 (15.62%) Scrum
8 257 (11.70%) BDD
9 226 (10.29%) Continuous Integration
10 221 (10.06%) E-Commerce
11 186 (8.47%) Responsive Web Design
12 168 (7.65%) Software Engineering
13 145 (6.60%) Unit Testing
14 118 (5.37%) Open Source
15 92 (4.19%) Microservices
16 81 (3.69%) Web Design
17 80 (3.64%) SDLC
18 76 (3.46%) Kanban
19 73 (3.32%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
20 70 (3.19%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 2196 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 358 (16.30%) Java
3 311 (14.16%) C#
4 219 (9.97%) PHP
5 212 (9.65%) ES6
6 160 (7.29%) SQL
7 103 (4.69%) Python
8 85 (3.87%) Ruby
9 56 (2.55%) TypeScript
10 47 (2.14%) C++
11 29 (1.32%) Scala
12 28 (1.28%) ECMAScript
12 28 (1.28%) T-SQL
13 27 (1.23%) Perl
14 15 (0.68%) C
14 15 (0.68%) VB.NET
15 10 (0.46%) Bash Shell
16 8 (0.36%) CoffeeScript
16 8 (0.36%) PowerShell
17 7 (0.32%) VB
Qualifications
1 68 (3.10%) Degree
2 67 (3.05%) Security Cleared
3 44 (2.00%) SC Cleared
4 19 (0.87%) BPSS Clearance
5 9 (0.41%) DV Cleared
6 7 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.14%) BC Cleared
7 3 (0.14%) MCP
8 2 (0.091%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.046%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.046%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.046%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.046%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.046%) MCAD
9 1 (0.046%) MCPD
9 1 (0.046%) MCSD
9 1 (0.046%) MCSE
9 1 (0.046%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (2.14%) QA
2 17 (0.77%) Disclosure Scotland
3 12 (0.55%) WCAG
4 11 (0.50%) WAI
5 6 (0.27%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.091%) ISO 14001
6 2 (0.091%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.091%) SDET
7 1 (0.046%) HL7
7 1 (0.046%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 54 (2.46%) Docker
2 14 (0.64%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (0.23%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.091%) GeoWebCache
Systems Management
1 16 (0.73%) Kibana
2 11 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.14%) Kubernetes
3 3 (0.14%) Rancher
4 2 (0.091%) Ansible
5 1 (0.046%) Grafana
5 1 (0.046%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.046%) logstash
5 1 (0.046%) Mesos
5 1 (0.046%) StatsD
5 1 (0.046%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.046%) yum
Vendors
1 78 (3.55%) Microsoft
2 70 (3.19%) Adobe
3 46 (2.09%) Oracle
4 26 (1.18%) Google
5 23 (1.05%) IBM
5 23 (1.05%) Zend
6 19 (0.87%) Atlassian
7 16 (0.73%) ServiceNow
8 14 (0.64%) Sitecore
9 11 (0.50%) EPiServer
9 11 (0.50%) ESRI
9 11 (0.50%) SAP
9 11 (0.50%) Xamarin
10 8 (0.36%) Sencha
11 6 (0.27%) Apple
11 6 (0.27%) Ensighten
11 6 (0.27%) hybris
11 6 (0.27%) Perforce
11 6 (0.27%) Salesforce.com
12 5 (0.23%) Twitter
Greater Manchester
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Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Uxbridge, Middlesex
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Rate: £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £500 per day
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MA Associates Worldwide
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Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
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Central London / West End
Energon People
Rate: £375 - £475 per day
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Rate: £400 - £475 per day
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London
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Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day
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Worcestershire
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Rate: £200 - £250 per day
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Farnham, Surrey
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City, London
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Rate: £450 - £500 per day
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Canary Wharf and City
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Middlesex
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Canary Wharf and City
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Chester, Cheshire
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