The first table below looks at the demand for the JavaScript Developer role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

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.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript Developer
Rank 267 337 375
Rank change year-on-year
+70 +38
Contract jobs requiring a JavaScript Developer 381 253 220
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.72% 0.50% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 0.54% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 147 134
Average daily rate
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£400 £350 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 11 6
Average hourly rate - £37.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
48693 46426 52919
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.43% 92.61% 92.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 29668 27020 29360
Average daily rate £395 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1991 2159 2630
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.47 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -2.94%

JavaScript Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript Developer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 11 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +63 358 £401 +14.47% 106
London +71 232 £450 +20.00% 68
South East -3 74 £350 +3.70% 13
City of London +15 32 £500 +25.00% 26
Berkshire -2 28 £293 -18.75% 3
Hampshire 0 20 £403 +40.00% 1
East of England -13 13 £338 -6.89% 4
South West -19 12 £410 +17.14% 3
Surrey +12 11 £285 - 1
Devon +10 10 £418 -16.50% 1
Manchester +7 10 £310 +1.63% 7
Reading +1 10 £335 -13.54% 2
North West -5 10 £310 -1.58% 9
County Antrim - 10 - - 1
Belfast - 10 - - 1
Northern Ireland - 10 - - 2
Scotland -1 9 £350 +33.33% 1
West Midlands -5 9 £375 - 3
Edinburgh -11 8 £308 +11.81%
Brighton +1 7 £290 - 2
East Sussex -6 7 £290 - 4
Hertfordshire +4 6 £375 -6.25% 2
West Yorkshire +5 5 £324 +29.50% 3
Leeds +5 5 £324 +29.50% 3
Yorkshire +1 5 £324 +29.50% 3
Maidenhead 0 5 - -
Birmingham - 5 £375 -
Kent -3 4 £400 +14.28%
Buckinghamshire -18 4 £325 -
Newbury +2 3 £225 -5.26%

JavaScript Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited JavaScript Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with JavaScript Developer in their job title.

1 747 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 587 (78.58%) HTML
3 533 (71.35%) CSS
4 429 (57.43%) HTML5
5 375 (50.20%) AngularJS
6 299 (40.03%) CSS3
7 283 (37.88%) Backbone.js
8 266 (35.61%) OO
9 235 (31.46%) jQuery
10 189 (25.30%) TDD
10 189 (25.30%) Node.js
11 170 (22.76%) Agile Software Development
12 143 (19.14%) Java
13 134 (17.94%) MVC
14 131 (17.54%) KnockoutJS
15 94 (12.58%) Scrum
16 84 (11.24%) Git (software)
17 83 (11.11%) Ajax
18 79 (10.58%) BDD
19 76 (10.17%) Web Development
19 76 (10.17%) Dojo
20 72 (9.64%) Finance
21 69 (9.24%) JSON
21 69 (9.24%) Subversion
21 69 (9.24%) Ember.js
22 67 (8.97%) RESTful
22 67 (8.97%) PHP
23 65 (8.70%) .NET
24 64 (8.57%) Responsive Web Design
25 61 (8.17%) Unit Testing

JavaScript Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited JavaScript Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with JavaScript Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 189 (25.30%) Node.js
2 33 (4.42%) CMS
3 20 (2.68%) Elasticsearch
4 13 (1.74%) Apache
5 9 (1.20%) Adobe CQ
6 7 (0.94%) Tomcat
7 5 (0.67%) Umbraco
7 5 (0.67%) nginx
8 3 (0.40%) WebLogic
8 3 (0.40%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.27%) Confluence
9 2 (0.27%) SilverStripe
9 2 (0.27%) Magnolia
9 2 (0.27%) IIS
9 2 (0.27%) TeamSite
9 2 (0.27%) FileNet
9 2 (0.27%) Liferay
9 2 (0.27%) Alfresco
9 2 (0.27%) WordPress
9 2 (0.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (2.14%) Photoshop
2 6 (0.80%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.27%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.13%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (1.34%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (0.67%) Summit
3 2 (0.27%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.13%) osCommerce
4 1 (0.13%) Magento
4 1 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.34%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (0.54%) Amazon S3
3 4 (0.54%) SaaS
4 2 (0.27%) GitHub
4 2 (0.27%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 27 (3.61%) HTTP
2 24 (3.21%) Internet
3 6 (0.80%) DAB
4 1 (0.13%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (6.16%) MongoDB
2 25 (3.35%) MySQL
3 24 (3.21%) Apache Cassandra
3 24 (3.21%) Redis
4 16 (2.14%) SQL Server
5 12 (1.61%) Big Data
6 10 (1.34%) NoSQL
7 7 (0.94%) Relational Database
8 3 (0.40%) CouchDB
8 3 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (0.40%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.27%) RavenDB
9 2 (0.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.13%) Oracle OLAP
10 1 (0.13%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.13%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.13%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.13%) OLAP
10 1 (0.13%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 84 (11.24%) Git (software)
2 69 (9.24%) Subversion
3 42 (5.62%) Jasmine
4 41 (5.49%) Grunt
5 31 (4.15%) Jenkins
6 22 (2.95%) Mercurial
7 20 (2.68%) Cucumber
8 18 (2.41%) Eclipse
9 14 (1.87%) Visual Studio
10 11 (1.47%) Maven
10 11 (1.47%) PhoneGap
10 11 (1.47%) Bower
11 10 (1.34%) QUnit
12 9 (1.20%) WebDriver
12 9 (1.20%) TeamCity
13 8 (1.07%) JSUnit
13 8 (1.07%) Appcelerator Titanium
13 8 (1.07%) JIRA
14 7 (0.94%) Mocha
15 6 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 72 (9.64%) Finance
2 40 (5.35%) Banking
3 28 (3.75%) Games
3 28 (3.75%) Investment Banking
4 19 (2.54%) Publishing
5 15 (2.01%) Front Office
6 13 (1.74%) Retail
7 10 (1.34%) Marketing
8 8 (1.07%) Telecoms
9 6 (0.80%) Advertising
10 5 (0.67%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.40%) Electronics
12 2 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.13%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.13%) Interactive Media
13 1 (0.13%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 587 (78.58%) HTML
2 533 (71.35%) CSS
3 429 (57.43%) HTML5
4 375 (50.20%) AngularJS
5 299 (40.03%) CSS3
6 283 (37.88%) Backbone.js
7 235 (31.46%) jQuery
8 131 (17.54%) KnockoutJS
9 83 (11.11%) Ajax
10 76 (10.17%) Dojo
11 69 (9.24%) JSON
11 69 (9.24%) Ember.js
12 67 (8.97%) RESTful
13 65 (8.70%) .NET
14 59 (7.90%) Ext JS
15 57 (7.63%) Sass
16 47 (6.29%) Web Services
17 44 (5.89%) XHTML
17 44 (5.89%) REST
18 40 (5.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 58 (7.76%) Open Source
2 48 (6.43%) Mobile App
3 26 (3.48%) W3C
4 19 (2.54%) Visualisation
5 18 (2.41%) Computer Science
5 18 (2.41%) Wiki
6 15 (2.01%) Client/Server
7 14 (1.87%) Social Media
8 12 (1.61%) RIA
9 11 (1.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 9 (1.20%) Online Games
11 8 (1.07%) Digital Media
12 5 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
12 5 (0.67%) Streaming Video
13 4 (0.54%) Graphic Design
13 4 (0.54%) Mobile Games
13 4 (0.54%) DTV
14 3 (0.40%) GIS
14 3 (0.40%) IPTV
14 3 (0.40%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 36 (4.82%) Apple iOS
2 24 (3.21%) Android
3 20 (2.68%) Linux
4 17 (2.28%) Windows
5 13 (1.74%) Mac OS X
6 10 (1.34%) UNIX
6 10 (1.34%) Windows 8
7 4 (0.54%) CentOS
8 3 (0.40%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.13%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 266 (35.61%) OO
2 189 (25.30%) TDD
3 170 (22.76%) Agile Software Development
4 134 (17.94%) MVC
5 94 (12.58%) Scrum
6 79 (10.58%) BDD
7 76 (10.17%) Web Development
8 64 (8.57%) Responsive Web Design
9 61 (8.17%) Unit Testing
10 48 (6.43%) Web Application Development
11 34 (4.55%) Kanban
12 32 (4.28%) E-Commerce
13 31 (4.15%) Continuous Integration
14 29 (3.88%) Software Engineering
15 28 (3.75%) OOP
16 25 (3.35%) Automated Testing
17 20 (2.68%) CRM
17 20 (2.68%) User Stories
18 18 (2.41%) Event-Driven Architecture
19 16 (2.14%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 747 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 143 (19.14%) Java
3 67 (8.97%) PHP
4 54 (7.23%) C#
5 25 (3.35%) SQL
6 18 (2.41%) Python
7 15 (2.01%) C++
8 14 (1.87%) Ruby
9 9 (1.20%) Scala
9 9 (1.20%) T-SQL
10 8 (1.07%) C
10 8 (1.07%) ActionScript
11 7 (0.94%) ActionScript 3.0
12 4 (0.54%) TypeScript
12 4 (0.54%) XAML
13 3 (0.40%) Bash Shell
13 3 (0.40%) Clojure
14 2 (0.27%) Ada
14 2 (0.27%) VBScript
14 2 (0.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (2.68%) Degree
2 5 (0.67%) SC Cleared
2 5 (0.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.13%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (2.41%) QA
2 8 (1.07%) ISO 9001
3 5 (0.67%) ISO 14001
4 2 (0.27%) Section 508
5 1 (0.13%) WCAG
5 1 (0.13%) WAI
System Software
1 5 (0.67%) Varnish
2 3 (0.40%) VirtualBox
2 3 (0.40%) vCloud
2 3 (0.40%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (0.40%) Puppet
1 3 (0.40%) Vagrant
2 2 (0.27%) WMI
3 1 (0.13%) Kibana
Vendors
1 21 (2.81%) Microsoft
2 14 (1.87%) Adobe
3 11 (1.47%) SAP
3 11 (1.47%) Google
4 10 (1.34%) JD Edwards
4 10 (1.34%) Sencha
4 10 (1.34%) Twitter
5 9 (1.20%) Zend
6 8 (1.07%) Yahoo!
7 5 (0.67%) hybris
8 4 (0.54%) Facebook
9 3 (0.40%) ServiceNow
9 3 (0.40%) Appcelerator
9 3 (0.40%) VMware
9 3 (0.40%) Oracle
9 3 (0.40%) EMC
10 2 (0.27%) Sybase
10 2 (0.27%) IBM
10 2 (0.27%) Remedy
10 2 (0.27%) Perforce
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