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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript Developer
Rank 129 111 136
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +25
Contract jobs requiring a JavaScript Developer 1030 1111 910
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.91% 1.95% 1.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.02% 2.05% 1.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 821 859 665
Median daily rate £405 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £544
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £39.50 £22.00 £80.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+79.54% -72.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £22.00 £80.00
% change year-on-year
+79.54% -72.50%

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
51031 54127 51833
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.79% 94.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 33206 34317 31392
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1549 2019 2086
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.60 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +0.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

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 29 July 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
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 29 July 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 -15 1007 £413 +10.00% 387
London +4 592 £450 +12.50% 211
Yorkshire +25 118 £375 +15.38% 33
South East -68 97 £388 +3.33% 38
City of London +63 94 £425 +6.25% 48
West Yorkshire +24 91 £375 +15.38% 22
Leeds +28 78 £380 +8.57% 20
South West -23 42 £375 - 13
West Midlands +3 40 £350 +16.66% 23
North West -27 40 £375 +10.29% 39
East of England -18 28 £356 -1.72% 14
Manchester -11 26 £370 +5.71% 27
North East -18 24 £350 -6.66% 1
East Midlands +13 23 £325 -10.34% 15
Tyne and Wear -21 23 £350 -31.37% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne -21 22 £350 -31.37% 1
Surrey -30 22 £425 +6.25% 5
Oxfordshire -26 21 £375 -6.83% 9
Oxford -21 17 £375 -7.97% 6
Cambridgeshire +12 15 £425 +45.29% 9
Scotland -34 15 £390 -2.50% 4
Bristol -13 14 £350 -6.66% 6
North Yorkshire +1 13 £385 +6.94% 4
Croydon -2 13 £388 +10.71%
Birmingham -2 13 £250 -25.37% 9
West Sussex -2 13 £315 -10.00% 1
Cheshire -17 11 £390 +14.70% 7
Cambridge +16 10 £425 +28.78% 7
York -6 10 £385 +6.94% 2
Gatwick - 10 - -

JavaScript Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 2153 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1560 (72.46%) HTML
3 1519 (70.55%) CSS
4 1053 (48.91%) Agile Software Development
5 1051 (48.82%) HTML5
6 1030 (47.84%) AngularJS
7 805 (37.39%) CSS3
8 729 (33.86%) Node.js
9 688 (31.96%) Front End Development
10 609 (28.29%) TDD
11 577 (26.80%) React
12 491 (22.81%) jQuery
13 470 (21.83%) Web Development
14 393 (18.25%) Java
15 380 (17.65%) Sass
16 370 (17.19%) OO
17 361 (16.77%) MVC
18 318 (14.77%) Scrum
18 318 (14.77%) .NET
19 314 (14.58%) Git (software)
20 294 (13.66%) C#
21 290 (13.47%) User Experience
22 284 (13.19%) Finance
23 250 (11.61%) BDD
24 225 (10.45%) Backbone.js
25 218 (10.13%) PHP
26 214 (9.94%) Grunt
27 211 (9.80%) Web Services
28 198 (9.20%) Continuous Integration
29 191 (8.87%) 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 82 (3.81%) CMS
2 46 (2.14%) Elasticsearch
3 37 (1.72%) Tomcat
4 34 (1.58%) WordPress
5 32 (1.49%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 26 (1.21%) Apache
7 22 (1.02%) Drupal
8 20 (0.93%) Confluence
9 15 (0.70%) SharePoint
10 14 (0.65%) JBoss
11 13 (0.60%) nginx
12 12 (0.56%) Apache Solr
12 12 (0.56%) IIS
13 11 (0.51%) NServiceBus
14 10 (0.46%) GlassFish
15 9 (0.42%) uWSGI
16 8 (0.37%) Jetty
16 8 (0.37%) WebSphere
17 7 (0.33%) ColdFusion
18 6 (0.28%) GeoServer
Applications
1 65 (3.02%) Photoshop
2 26 (1.21%) Adobe Illustrator
3 15 (0.70%) MS Excel
4 13 (0.60%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 10 (0.46%) InDesign
6 4 (0.19%) OmniGraffle
7 3 (0.14%) Adobe Captivate
7 3 (0.14%) GIMP
7 3 (0.14%) MS Office
8 2 (0.093%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.093%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (0.093%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.046%) LaTeX
9 1 (0.046%) MS Project
9 1 (0.046%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 28 (1.30%) Magento
2 5 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.19%) Payment Gateway
3 4 (0.19%) SDL Web 8
4 3 (0.14%) Eloqua
5 2 (0.093%) KANA IQ
5 2 (0.093%) Unica
6 1 (0.046%) BigMachines
6 1 (0.046%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.046%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 92 (4.27%) Amazon AWS
2 56 (2.60%) GitHub
3 30 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
4 21 (0.98%) Amazon EC2
5 14 (0.65%) SaaS
6 8 (0.37%) Amazon Kinesis
6 8 (0.37%) AWS Lambda
7 7 (0.33%) Adobe Analytics
8 5 (0.23%) Amazon S3
8 5 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
9 4 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (0.19%) CloudFront
9 4 (0.19%) Google App Engine
9 4 (0.19%) Office 365
10 3 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 3 (0.14%) Google Play
10 3 (0.14%) Heroku
10 3 (0.14%) Route 53
11 2 (0.093%) Bluemix
11 2 (0.093%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 42 (1.95%) HTTP
2 33 (1.53%) Internet
3 23 (1.07%) Network Security
4 10 (0.46%) TCP/IP
5 6 (0.28%) HTTPS
5 6 (0.28%) SSL
6 4 (0.19%) DNS
6 4 (0.19%) Intranet
6 4 (0.19%) LDAP
6 4 (0.19%) Skype
7 2 (0.093%) Asterisk PBX
8 1 (0.046%) Firewall
8 1 (0.046%) SNA
8 1 (0.046%) VPN
8 1 (0.046%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 149 (6.92%) MongoDB
2 143 (6.64%) SQL Server
3 107 (4.97%) NoSQL
4 98 (4.55%) MySQL
5 48 (2.23%) Relational Database
6 36 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
7 25 (1.16%) RDBMS
8 22 (1.02%) Big Data
9 21 (0.98%) Redis
10 15 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
11 14 (0.65%) CouchDB
12 13 (0.60%) Hadoop
13 12 (0.56%) GIS
14 11 (0.51%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 9 (0.42%) Amazon RDS
16 8 (0.37%) Pentaho
16 8 (0.37%) RavenDB
16 8 (0.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 7 (0.33%) Apache Cassandra
17 7 (0.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 314 (14.58%) Git (software)
2 214 (9.94%) Grunt
3 185 (8.59%) gulp
4 168 (7.80%) Jasmine
5 99 (4.60%) Karma Test Runner
6 91 (4.23%) Mocha
7 86 (3.99%) Subversion
8 65 (3.02%) Selenium
9 64 (2.97%) Jenkins
10 62 (2.88%) Cucumber
11 58 (2.69%) JIRA
12 53 (2.46%) Protractor
13 47 (2.18%) Maven
14 43 (2.00%) TeamCity
15 41 (1.90%) Visual Studio
15 41 (1.90%) webpack
16 38 (1.76%) QUnit
17 34 (1.58%) Babel
18 33 (1.53%) Bower
19 28 (1.30%) WebDriver
General
1 284 (13.19%) Finance
2 176 (8.17%) Banking
3 63 (2.93%) Games
4 53 (2.46%) Publishing
5 51 (2.37%) Investment Banking
6 37 (1.72%) Retail
7 33 (1.53%) Marketing
8 26 (1.21%) Telecoms
9 22 (1.02%) Front Office
10 17 (0.79%) Legal
11 16 (0.74%) Financial Institution
12 15 (0.70%) Advertising
13 11 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
14 9 (0.42%) Automotive
15 8 (0.37%) Law
16 7 (0.33%) Local Government
17 4 (0.19%) Back Office
17 4 (0.19%) Electronics
18 3 (0.14%) Aerospace
19 1 (0.046%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1560 (72.46%) HTML
2 1519 (70.55%) CSS
3 1051 (48.82%) HTML5
4 1030 (47.84%) AngularJS
5 805 (37.39%) CSS3
6 729 (33.86%) Node.js
7 577 (26.80%) React
8 491 (22.81%) jQuery
9 380 (17.65%) Sass
10 318 (14.77%) .NET
11 225 (10.45%) Backbone.js
12 211 (9.80%) Web Services
13 187 (8.69%) ASP.NET
14 183 (8.50%) LESS
15 179 (8.31%) REST
16 175 (8.13%) JSON
17 171 (7.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 147 (6.83%) RESTful
19 131 (6.08%) ASP.NET MVC
20 121 (5.62%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 290 (13.47%) User Experience
2 114 (5.29%) Mobile App
3 56 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
4 54 (2.51%) Computer Science
5 38 (1.76%) Fintech
5 38 (1.76%) Visualisation
6 31 (1.44%) Digital Media
7 21 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
8 20 (0.93%) Fixed Income
8 20 (0.93%) W3C
9 16 (0.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 16 (0.74%) iPad
10 14 (0.65%) Algorithms
10 14 (0.65%) Derivative
11 12 (0.56%) Hedge funds
12 10 (0.46%) Data Integration
12 10 (0.46%) Data Structures
13 9 (0.42%) Equities
13 9 (0.42%) New Media
13 9 (0.42%) STB
Operating Systems
1 106 (4.92%) Linux
2 57 (2.65%) Windows
3 49 (2.28%) Unix
4 36 (1.67%) Android
5 32 (1.49%) Apple iOS
6 16 (0.74%) Windows Phone
7 13 (0.60%) Windows Server
8 8 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (0.33%) Mac OS X
10 4 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (0.14%) Ubuntu
11 3 (0.14%) Windows 10
11 3 (0.14%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.046%) Debian
12 1 (0.046%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.046%) VMS
12 1 (0.046%) webOS
12 1 (0.046%) Windows Phone 7
12 1 (0.046%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1053 (48.91%) Agile Software Development
2 688 (31.96%) Front End Development
3 609 (28.29%) TDD
4 470 (21.83%) Web Development
5 370 (17.19%) OO
6 361 (16.77%) MVC
7 318 (14.77%) Scrum
8 250 (11.61%) BDD
9 198 (9.20%) Continuous Integration
10 191 (8.87%) Responsive Web Design
11 178 (8.27%) E-Commerce
12 162 (7.52%) Software Engineering
13 127 (5.90%) Unit Testing
14 105 (4.88%) Pair Programming
15 92 (4.27%) Open Source
16 83 (3.86%) Web Design
17 78 (3.62%) Kanban
17 78 (3.62%) OOP
18 70 (3.25%) SDLC
19 64 (2.97%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 2153 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 393 (18.25%) Java
3 294 (13.66%) C#
4 218 (10.13%) PHP
5 188 (8.73%) ES6
6 170 (7.90%) SQL
7 103 (4.78%) Python
8 73 (3.39%) Ruby
9 51 (2.37%) TypeScript
10 42 (1.95%) ECMAScript
11 39 (1.81%) Perl
12 36 (1.67%) C++
13 28 (1.30%) T-SQL
14 26 (1.21%) C
15 22 (1.02%) Scala
16 16 (0.74%) VB.NET
17 10 (0.46%) CoffeeScript
18 9 (0.42%) Groovy
19 8 (0.37%) Objective-C
19 8 (0.37%) XAML
Qualifications
1 76 (3.53%) Security Cleared
2 55 (2.55%) Degree
3 49 (2.28%) SC Cleared
4 16 (0.74%) BPSS Clearance
5 14 (0.65%) DV Cleared
6 5 (0.23%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.19%) BC Cleared
8 3 (0.14%) MCP
9 2 (0.093%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.046%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.046%) MCAD
10 1 (0.046%) MCPD
10 1 (0.046%) MCSD
10 1 (0.046%) MCSE
10 1 (0.046%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (1.25%) QA
2 13 (0.60%) Disclosure Scotland
3 9 (0.42%) WCAG
4 8 (0.37%) WAI
5 2 (0.093%) ISO 14001
5 2 (0.093%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.046%) HL7
System Software
1 34 (1.58%) Docker
2 2 (0.093%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.093%) GeoWebCache
3 1 (0.046%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 23 (1.07%) Kibana
2 5 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.19%) TeamSite
4 3 (0.14%) Rancher
5 2 (0.093%) Grafana
5 2 (0.093%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.093%) logstash
5 2 (0.093%) StatsD
6 1 (0.046%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.046%) Mesos
6 1 (0.046%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.046%) yum
6 1 (0.046%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 73 (3.39%) Microsoft
2 63 (2.93%) Adobe
3 59 (2.74%) Oracle
4 28 (1.30%) Google
5 17 (0.79%) IBM
6 12 (0.56%) Atlassian
6 12 (0.56%) EPiServer
7 11 (0.51%) ESRI
7 11 (0.51%) Zend
8 10 (0.46%) Twitter
9 9 (0.42%) New Relic
9 9 (0.42%) Salesforce.com
9 9 (0.42%) Sencha
10 8 (0.37%) Cloudera
10 8 (0.37%) Facebook
10 8 (0.37%) Informatica
10 8 (0.37%) ServiceNow
11 6 (0.28%) Sitecore
11 6 (0.28%) VMware
12 5 (0.23%) Apple
London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £310 - £450 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Reed Technology
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £0.00 per annum + Competitive Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Energon People
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Kent
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
Chichester, West Sussex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Austin Fraser
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Tiro Partners
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £0.00 per annum + Competitive Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Lennon Wright
Posted: 2 days ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
Reed Technology
Rate: £280 - £300 per day + negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
WestPoint Recruitment
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: MARKET RATE
Posted: Yesterday
London
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £550 to £600 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £450 - £550 per day + negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Altrincham, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Rate: £360 - £380 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £525 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £250 to £300 per annum Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago