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 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript Developer
Rank 124 153 137
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -16
Contract jobs requiring a JavaScript Developer 1077 847 843
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.97% 1.56% 1.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.08% 1.64% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 860 631 605
Median daily rate £418 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £373 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.42% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £32.52 £20.86 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.91% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.52 £22.00 -
% change year-on-year
+47.81% -

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
51683 51537 49827
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.72% 94.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 33740 31811 30809
Median daily rate £425 £400 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1490 2054 2097
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.50 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

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 27 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 27 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 27 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 +29 1046 £425 +13.33% 416
London +20 623 £450 +12.50% 234
South East -1 121 £353 +5.22% 40
Yorkshire +27 95 £375 +15.38% 28
City of London +50 90 £400 - 47
West Yorkshire +22 77 £375 +15.38% 13
Leeds +23 71 £375 +15.38% 10
North West +15 71 £381 +17.30% 47
Manchester +10 48 £375 +15.38% 33
East of England -12 35 £375 +3.44% 17
South West -20 34 £375 -1.63% 13
West Midlands +7 33 £300 - 19
Surrey +4 30 £450 +16.12% 10
East Midlands +20 21 £245 -23.13% 11
Kent -2 21 £330 +1.53% 4
Oxfordshire +18 20 £388 +30.25% 7
Cheshire -3 19 £381 +22.00% 9
North East -33 19 £375 +31.57% 7
Tyne and Wear -34 19 £375 +31.57% 7
Newcastle upon Tyne -34 18 £350 +22.80% 5
Croydon - 17 £388 -
Bristol -5 16 £338 -16.92% 6
Wales +24 15 £375 -6.25% 2
Hertfordshire -11 14 £320 -13.22% 7
Buckinghamshire +8 13 £313 -15.25% 7
Milton Keynes +4 13 £313 -15.54% 3
Cambridgeshire +3 13 £300 -11.11% 9
Leatherhead -4 13 £475 +18.75%
Birmingham +13 12 £250 -16.66% 8
Leicestershire +8 12 £225 -18.18% 1

JavaScript Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 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 2129 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1526 (71.68%) HTML
3 1503 (70.60%) CSS
4 1032 (48.47%) Agile Software Development
5 1028 (48.29%) HTML5
6 1021 (47.96%) AngularJS
7 815 (38.28%) CSS3
8 692 (32.50%) Node.js
9 652 (30.62%) Front End Development
10 637 (29.92%) TDD
11 529 (24.85%) React
12 509 (23.91%) jQuery
13 482 (22.64%) Web Development
14 394 (18.51%) Java
15 371 (17.43%) MVC
16 369 (17.33%) OO
17 361 (16.96%) Sass
18 335 (15.74%) Git (software)
19 320 (15.03%) .NET
20 288 (13.53%) C#
21 286 (13.43%) BDD
22 278 (13.06%) Backbone.js
23 273 (12.82%) Finance
24 272 (12.78%) Scrum
25 270 (12.68%) User Experience
26 205 (9.63%) ASP.NET
27 204 (9.58%) Grunt
28 202 (9.49%) PHP
29 200 (9.39%) Web Services
30 193 (9.07%) 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
1 692 (32.50%) Node.js
2 89 (4.18%) CMS
3 41 (1.93%) Elasticsearch
3 41 (1.93%) Tomcat
4 33 (1.55%) Apache
5 28 (1.32%) WordPress
6 21 (0.99%) Apache Solr
7 19 (0.89%) IIS
8 18 (0.85%) JBoss
9 17 (0.80%) Confluence
10 15 (0.70%) Drupal
11 13 (0.61%) nginx
12 10 (0.47%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 10 (0.47%) GlassFish
13 9 (0.42%) Jetty
13 9 (0.42%) uWSGI
14 8 (0.38%) NServiceBus
14 8 (0.38%) Sitecore CMS
15 7 (0.33%) SharePoint
15 7 (0.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 49 (2.30%) Photoshop
2 17 (0.80%) Adobe Illustrator
3 12 (0.56%) MS Excel
4 8 (0.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (0.19%) GIMP
6 3 (0.14%) Adobe Captivate
6 3 (0.14%) OmniGraffle
7 2 (0.094%) MS Office
7 2 (0.094%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.047%) Adobe Premiere
8 1 (0.047%) LaTeX
Business Applications
1 19 (0.89%) Magento
2 11 (0.52%) Eloqua
3 9 (0.42%) BigMachines
4 7 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (0.33%) Payment Gateway
5 4 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.094%) KANA IQ
6 2 (0.094%) Unica
7 1 (0.047%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 87 (4.09%) Amazon AWS
2 73 (3.43%) GitHub
3 42 (1.97%) Microsoft Azure
4 29 (1.36%) Amazon EC2
5 19 (0.89%) SaaS
6 13 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
7 12 (0.56%) Amazon Kinesis
7 12 (0.56%) AWS Lambda
8 8 (0.38%) Adobe Analytics
8 8 (0.38%) Google Analytics
8 8 (0.38%) Google Tag Manager
9 7 (0.33%) Amazon S3
10 5 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
11 4 (0.19%) CloudFront
11 4 (0.19%) Google App Engine
12 3 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 3 (0.14%) Heroku
12 3 (0.14%) Route 53
13 2 (0.094%) Bluemix
13 2 (0.094%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 61 (2.87%) HTTP
2 30 (1.41%) Internet
3 20 (0.94%) TCP/IP
4 18 (0.85%) Network Security
5 10 (0.47%) Intranet
5 10 (0.47%) SSL
6 9 (0.42%) DNS
7 6 (0.28%) HTTPS
8 4 (0.19%) Skype
9 2 (0.094%) Asterisk PBX
9 2 (0.094%) Broadband
9 2 (0.094%) DVB
9 2 (0.094%) HbbTV
9 2 (0.094%) LDAP
10 1 (0.047%) CHAP
10 1 (0.047%) Extranet
10 1 (0.047%) Firewall
10 1 (0.047%) SNA
10 1 (0.047%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 170 (7.98%) MongoDB
2 142 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 98 (4.60%) MySQL
4 97 (4.56%) NoSQL
5 43 (2.02%) Relational Database
6 35 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
7 31 (1.46%) Redis
8 25 (1.17%) Big Data
9 20 (0.94%) RDBMS
10 16 (0.75%) CouchDB
11 14 (0.66%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 14 (0.66%) Amazon RDS
12 13 (0.61%) Hadoop
13 10 (0.47%) Azure SQL Database
13 10 (0.47%) SQL Server 2008
14 9 (0.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 8 (0.38%) Pentaho
15 8 (0.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 8 (0.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 7 (0.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 335 (15.74%) Git (software)
2 204 (9.58%) Grunt
3 177 (8.31%) Jasmine
4 155 (7.28%) gulp
5 117 (5.50%) Karma Test Runner
6 96 (4.51%) Subversion
7 94 (4.42%) Mocha
8 84 (3.95%) Protractor
9 58 (2.72%) Jenkins
10 55 (2.58%) JIRA
11 49 (2.30%) Selenium
12 48 (2.25%) Visual Studio
13 47 (2.21%) Cucumber
14 46 (2.16%) Maven
15 38 (1.78%) QUnit
16 28 (1.32%) Sinon.JS
17 27 (1.27%) Bower
17 27 (1.27%) TeamCity
18 24 (1.13%) Babel
18 24 (1.13%) JUnit
General
1 273 (12.82%) Finance
2 147 (6.90%) Banking
3 65 (3.05%) Games
3 65 (3.05%) Investment Banking
4 52 (2.44%) Publishing
5 49 (2.30%) Marketing
6 32 (1.50%) Front Office
7 30 (1.41%) Telecoms
8 26 (1.22%) Retail
9 17 (0.80%) Legal
10 15 (0.70%) Advertising
11 10 (0.47%) Financial Institution
11 10 (0.47%) Local Government
12 8 (0.38%) Law
12 8 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
13 7 (0.33%) Automotive
14 4 (0.19%) Electronics
14 4 (0.19%) Manufacturing
15 3 (0.14%) Back Office
16 2 (0.094%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1526 (71.68%) HTML
2 1503 (70.60%) CSS
3 1028 (48.29%) HTML5
4 1021 (47.96%) AngularJS
5 815 (38.28%) CSS3
6 529 (24.85%) React
7 509 (23.91%) jQuery
8 361 (16.96%) Sass
9 320 (15.03%) .NET
10 278 (13.06%) Backbone.js
11 205 (9.63%) ASP.NET
12 200 (9.39%) Web Services
13 192 (9.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 163 (7.66%) LESS
15 162 (7.61%) RESTful
16 143 (6.72%) ASP.NET MVC
17 141 (6.62%) JSON
18 137 (6.43%) REST
19 134 (6.29%) Ember.js
20 122 (5.73%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 270 (12.68%) User Experience
2 122 (5.73%) Mobile App
3 63 (2.96%) Computer Science
4 57 (2.68%) Analytical Skills
5 43 (2.02%) Fintech
6 39 (1.83%) Visualisation
7 36 (1.69%) W3C
8 26 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
9 25 (1.17%) Digital Media
10 18 (0.85%) iPad
11 16 (0.75%) Hedge funds
12 14 (0.66%) STB
13 13 (0.61%) Algorithms
13 13 (0.61%) N-Tier
13 13 (0.61%) Social Media
14 12 (0.56%) Data Structures
15 11 (0.52%) Blog
15 11 (0.52%) e-Learning
15 11 (0.52%) NHS
16 10 (0.47%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 119 (5.59%) Linux
2 70 (3.29%) Windows
3 47 (2.21%) Unix
4 29 (1.36%) Android
5 26 (1.22%) Apple iOS
6 16 (0.75%) Windows Phone
6 16 (0.75%) Windows Server
7 10 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (0.28%) Mac OS X
9 5 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (0.19%) Mac OS
10 4 (0.19%) Ubuntu
11 3 (0.14%) Windows 10
11 3 (0.14%) Windows Phone 8
12 2 (0.094%) Windows Mobile
12 2 (0.094%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.047%) Debian
13 1 (0.047%) webOS
13 1 (0.047%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1032 (48.47%) Agile Software Development
2 652 (30.62%) Front End Development
3 637 (29.92%) TDD
4 482 (22.64%) Web Development
5 371 (17.43%) MVC
6 369 (17.33%) OO
7 286 (13.43%) BDD
8 272 (12.78%) Scrum
9 193 (9.07%) Responsive Web Design
10 183 (8.60%) Continuous Integration
11 177 (8.31%) E-Commerce
12 143 (6.72%) Software Engineering
13 135 (6.34%) Unit Testing
14 125 (5.87%) Pair Programming
15 94 (4.42%) Open Source
16 84 (3.95%) Web Design
17 71 (3.33%) OOP
18 70 (3.29%) High Availability
19 69 (3.24%) Kanban
20 62 (2.91%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2129 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 394 (18.51%) Java
3 288 (13.53%) C#
4 202 (9.49%) PHP
5 174 (8.17%) SQL
6 150 (7.05%) ES6
7 115 (5.40%) Python
8 87 (4.09%) Ruby
9 51 (2.40%) TypeScript
10 50 (2.35%) ECMAScript
11 38 (1.78%) C++
11 38 (1.78%) T-SQL
12 36 (1.69%) Perl
13 35 (1.64%) C
14 20 (0.94%) Scala
15 19 (0.89%) VB.NET
16 15 (0.70%) Clojure
17 14 (0.66%) Groovy
18 10 (0.47%) PL/SQL
18 10 (0.47%) XAML
Qualifications
1 77 (3.62%) Security Cleared
2 63 (2.96%) Degree
3 43 (2.02%) SC Cleared
4 18 (0.85%) DV Cleared
5 11 (0.52%) BPSS Clearance
6 8 (0.38%) BC Cleared
7 3 (0.14%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.094%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.094%) PhD
9 1 (0.047%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.047%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.047%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.047%) MCP
9 1 (0.047%) MCSA
9 1 (0.047%) MCSE
9 1 (0.047%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (0.89%) QA
2 12 (0.56%) Disclosure Scotland
3 6 (0.28%) WAI
4 4 (0.19%) WCAG
5 2 (0.094%) OIPF
6 1 (0.047%) HL7
6 1 (0.047%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.047%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 33 (1.55%) Docker
2 2 (0.094%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.094%) VMware ESX
2 2 (0.094%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.094%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 22 (1.03%) Kibana
2 7 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.19%) Kubernetes
3 4 (0.19%) TeamSite
4 3 (0.14%) logstash
5 2 (0.094%) Grafana
5 2 (0.094%) Mesos
5 2 (0.094%) StatsD
6 1 (0.047%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 1 (0.047%) Capistrano
6 1 (0.047%) Puppet
6 1 (0.047%) yum
6 1 (0.047%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 82 (3.85%) Microsoft
2 60 (2.82%) Oracle
3 42 (1.97%) Adobe
4 29 (1.36%) Google
5 21 (0.99%) Facebook
6 18 (0.85%) Twitter
7 13 (0.61%) Salesforce.com
8 12 (0.56%) ServiceNow
9 10 (0.47%) EPiServer
9 10 (0.47%) Red Hat
10 9 (0.42%) ESRI
10 9 (0.42%) Siebel
10 9 (0.42%) Sitecore
11 8 (0.38%) Cloudera
11 8 (0.38%) Informatica
11 8 (0.38%) New Relic
11 8 (0.38%) Sencha
11 8 (0.38%) VMware
12 7 (0.33%) Xamarin
12 7 (0.33%) Zend
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
ISL
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £425 - £475 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Surrey
Oscar
Rate: £250 - £400 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £350 - £430 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + 350-450
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £250 - £320 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £200.00 - £212.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £450 - £550 per day + negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Rate: £400 - 450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Spencer Rose
Rate: From £480 to £485 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
ninesharp
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Premier IT
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £200 - £225 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Salt
Rate: £600 - £650 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £350 - £400 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Northamptonshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Avion Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £500 - £580 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £40000 - £65000 Per Annum + bonus + BUPA + free lunch + full training
Posted: 2 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago