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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript Developer
Rank 132 122 127
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +5
Contract jobs requiring a JavaScript Developer 994 1001 911
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.85% 1.82% 1.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.95% 1.92% 1.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 780 764 651
Median daily rate £403 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £285 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £22.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £22.00 -

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
51013 52259 50243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.79% 94.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 33240 32883 30807
Median daily rate £425 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1530 1985 2033
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 -9 966 £413 +10.00% 358
London +7 562 £450 +12.50% 205
Yorkshire +31 111 £375 +15.38% 18
West Yorkshire +22 85 £375 +15.38% 13
City of London +50 83 £400 - 47
South East -78 81 £381 +4.45% 47
Leeds +30 77 £388 +19.23% 10
South West -11 45 £375 +3.44% 13
North West -24 42 £375 +10.29% 14
West Midlands -3 41 £275 -8.33% 19
East of England -19 39 £350 -3.44% 21
East Midlands +9 27 £325 +0.77% 17
Surrey -10 25 £438 +9.37% 6
Manchester -25 23 £348 -0.71% 11
North East -43 22 £350 +22.80% 4
Tyne and Wear -45 22 £350 +22.80% 4
Newcastle upon Tyne -49 21 £350 +22.80% 4
Cambridgeshire +11 19 £400 +14.28% 13
Birmingham +9 18 £250 -3.84% 11
Oxfordshire -11 17 £375 -6.25% 8
Cambridge +25 15 £425 +21.42% 13
Leicestershire +15 14 £275 - 2
Bristol -13 14 £344 -8.33% 6
Scotland -39 14 £375 -6.25% 2
Croydon - 14 £388 -
North Yorkshire +8 13 £385 +6.94% 1
Cheshire -1 13 £400 +17.64% 1
Oxford -12 12 £375 -6.83% 6
Berkshire -19 12 £375 +17.18% 10
York +2 11 £385 +6.94% 1

JavaScript Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 2111 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1529 (72.43%) HTML
3 1500 (71.06%) CSS
4 1024 (48.51%) HTML5
5 1010 (47.84%) Agile Software Development
6 986 (46.71%) AngularJS
7 797 (37.75%) CSS3
8 690 (32.69%) Node.js
9 646 (30.60%) Front End Development
10 615 (29.13%) TDD
11 558 (26.43%) React
12 476 (22.55%) jQuery
13 468 (22.17%) Web Development
14 379 (17.95%) Java
15 370 (17.53%) Sass
16 369 (17.48%) MVC
17 354 (16.77%) OO
18 330 (15.63%) .NET
19 318 (15.06%) Git (software)
20 297 (14.07%) C#
21 289 (13.69%) Scrum
22 276 (13.07%) Finance
23 262 (12.41%) User Experience
24 258 (12.22%) BDD
25 247 (11.70%) Backbone.js
26 207 (9.81%) ASP.NET
26 207 (9.81%) Grunt
27 196 (9.28%) Web Services
28 195 (9.24%) PHP
29 190 (9.00%) 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 91 (4.31%) CMS
2 43 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
3 37 (1.75%) Tomcat
4 29 (1.37%) Apache
4 29 (1.37%) WordPress
5 21 (0.99%) Drupal
6 17 (0.81%) Confluence
7 15 (0.71%) Apache Solr
7 15 (0.71%) JBoss
8 14 (0.66%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 14 (0.66%) nginx
9 13 (0.62%) NServiceBus
10 12 (0.57%) IIS
10 12 (0.57%) SharePoint
11 10 (0.47%) GlassFish
12 9 (0.43%) uWSGI
13 8 (0.38%) Jetty
13 8 (0.38%) Umbraco
14 7 (0.33%) ColdFusion
14 7 (0.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 50 (2.37%) Photoshop
2 14 (0.66%) Adobe Illustrator
2 14 (0.66%) MS Excel
3 7 (0.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (0.19%) GIMP
4 4 (0.19%) MS Office
5 3 (0.14%) Adobe Captivate
6 2 (0.095%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.095%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.095%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.047%) LaTeX
7 1 (0.047%) MS Project
7 1 (0.047%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.047%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 22 (1.04%) Magento
2 7 (0.33%) Eloqua
3 5 (0.24%) BigMachines
4 4 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.19%) Payment Gateway
4 4 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.095%) KANA IQ
5 2 (0.095%) Unica
6 1 (0.047%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.047%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 83 (3.93%) Amazon AWS
2 60 (2.84%) GitHub
3 41 (1.94%) Microsoft Azure
4 22 (1.04%) Amazon EC2
5 18 (0.85%) SaaS
6 11 (0.52%) Amazon Kinesis
6 11 (0.52%) AWS Lambda
7 9 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
8 8 (0.38%) Adobe Analytics
9 5 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
10 4 (0.19%) Amazon S3
10 4 (0.19%) Google Analytics
10 4 (0.19%) Google App Engine
11 3 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 3 (0.14%) CloudFront
11 3 (0.14%) Google Play
11 3 (0.14%) Office 365
11 3 (0.14%) Route 53
12 2 (0.095%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 2 (0.095%) Bluemix
Communications & Networking
1 49 (2.32%) HTTP
2 36 (1.71%) Internet
3 21 (0.99%) Network Security
4 16 (0.76%) TCP/IP
5 11 (0.52%) SSL
6 9 (0.43%) DNS
7 6 (0.28%) HTTPS
7 6 (0.28%) Intranet
8 4 (0.19%) Skype
9 2 (0.095%) Asterisk PBX
9 2 (0.095%) Broadband
9 2 (0.095%) DVB
9 2 (0.095%) HbbTV
9 2 (0.095%) 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
1 158 (7.48%) MongoDB
2 147 (6.96%) SQL Server
3 100 (4.74%) NoSQL
4 94 (4.45%) MySQL
5 46 (2.18%) Relational Database
6 38 (1.80%) PostgreSQL
7 28 (1.33%) Redis
8 25 (1.18%) Big Data
9 23 (1.09%) RDBMS
10 17 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
11 16 (0.76%) CouchDB
12 14 (0.66%) Hadoop
13 13 (0.62%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 13 (0.62%) Amazon RDS
14 11 (0.52%) RavenDB
15 8 (0.38%) GIS
15 8 (0.38%) Pentaho
15 8 (0.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 7 (0.33%) Azure SQL Database
16 7 (0.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 318 (15.06%) Git (software)
2 207 (9.81%) Grunt
3 178 (8.43%) Jasmine
4 162 (7.67%) gulp
5 108 (5.12%) Karma Test Runner
6 93 (4.41%) Mocha
7 89 (4.22%) Subversion
8 64 (3.03%) Protractor
9 53 (2.51%) JIRA
10 52 (2.46%) Jenkins
11 51 (2.42%) Selenium
12 46 (2.18%) Visual Studio
13 45 (2.13%) Cucumber
14 43 (2.04%) Maven
15 42 (1.99%) QUnit
16 38 (1.80%) TeamCity
17 29 (1.37%) Bower
18 27 (1.28%) Babel
19 26 (1.23%) Octopus Deploy
20 23 (1.09%) webpack
General
1 276 (13.07%) Finance
2 150 (7.11%) Banking
3 67 (3.17%) Games
4 57 (2.70%) Investment Banking
5 48 (2.27%) Publishing
6 41 (1.94%) Marketing
7 32 (1.52%) Retail
8 30 (1.42%) Front Office
9 28 (1.33%) Telecoms
10 18 (0.85%) Legal
11 16 (0.76%) Financial Institution
12 12 (0.57%) Advertising
13 11 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
14 10 (0.47%) Automotive
14 10 (0.47%) Local Government
15 9 (0.43%) Law
16 4 (0.19%) Electronics
16 4 (0.19%) Manufacturing
17 3 (0.14%) Back Office
18 2 (0.095%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1529 (72.43%) HTML
2 1500 (71.06%) CSS
3 1024 (48.51%) HTML5
4 986 (46.71%) AngularJS
5 797 (37.75%) CSS3
6 690 (32.69%) Node.js
7 558 (26.43%) React
8 476 (22.55%) jQuery
9 370 (17.53%) Sass
10 330 (15.63%) .NET
11 247 (11.70%) Backbone.js
12 207 (9.81%) ASP.NET
13 196 (9.28%) Web Services
14 181 (8.57%) LESS
15 170 (8.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 151 (7.15%) JSON
17 149 (7.06%) REST
18 147 (6.96%) ASP.NET MVC
19 144 (6.82%) RESTful
20 135 (6.40%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 262 (12.41%) User Experience
2 114 (5.40%) Mobile App
3 63 (2.98%) Computer Science
4 55 (2.61%) Analytical Skills
5 38 (1.80%) Visualisation
6 37 (1.75%) Fintech
7 28 (1.33%) Digital Media
8 26 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
9 25 (1.18%) W3C
10 19 (0.90%) Fixed Income
11 17 (0.81%) iPad
12 15 (0.71%) Hedge funds
13 13 (0.62%) Algorithms
14 11 (0.52%) STB
15 10 (0.47%) Animation
15 10 (0.47%) Data Structures
15 10 (0.47%) Equities
15 10 (0.47%) N-Tier
16 9 (0.43%) NHS
16 9 (0.43%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 102 (4.83%) Linux
2 64 (3.03%) Windows
3 44 (2.08%) Unix
4 29 (1.37%) Android
5 27 (1.28%) Apple iOS
6 16 (0.76%) Windows Phone
7 14 (0.66%) Windows Server
8 8 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (0.24%) Mac OS X
9 5 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (0.14%) Mac OS
10 3 (0.14%) Ubuntu
10 3 (0.14%) Windows 10
10 3 (0.14%) Windows Mobile
11 2 (0.095%) Windows Phone 8
12 1 (0.047%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 1010 (47.84%) Agile Software Development
2 646 (30.60%) Front End Development
3 615 (29.13%) TDD
4 468 (22.17%) Web Development
5 369 (17.48%) MVC
6 354 (16.77%) OO
7 289 (13.69%) Scrum
8 258 (12.22%) BDD
9 190 (9.00%) Responsive Web Design
10 180 (8.53%) Continuous Integration
11 179 (8.48%) E-Commerce
12 160 (7.58%) Software Engineering
13 129 (6.11%) Unit Testing
14 114 (5.40%) Pair Programming
15 84 (3.98%) Open Source
16 79 (3.74%) Web Design
17 78 (3.69%) OOP
18 74 (3.51%) Kanban
19 70 (3.32%) High Availability
20 64 (3.03%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2111 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 379 (17.95%) Java
3 297 (14.07%) C#
4 195 (9.24%) PHP
5 171 (8.10%) ES6
5 171 (8.10%) SQL
6 109 (5.16%) Python
7 72 (3.41%) Ruby
8 49 (2.32%) ECMAScript
9 45 (2.13%) TypeScript
10 39 (1.85%) C++
11 38 (1.80%) Perl
12 33 (1.56%) T-SQL
13 29 (1.37%) C
14 19 (0.90%) VB.NET
15 15 (0.71%) Scala
16 12 (0.57%) Clojure
17 11 (0.52%) Groovy
18 10 (0.47%) PL/SQL
18 10 (0.47%) XAML
Qualifications
1 70 (3.32%) Security Cleared
2 66 (3.13%) Degree
3 46 (2.18%) SC Cleared
4 15 (0.71%) DV Cleared
5 11 (0.52%) BPSS Clearance
6 5 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.19%) BC Cleared
8 2 (0.095%) MCP
8 2 (0.095%) MCSE
9 1 (0.047%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.047%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.047%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.047%) MCSA
9 1 (0.047%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (0.95%) QA
2 10 (0.47%) Disclosure Scotland
3 8 (0.38%) WCAG
4 3 (0.14%) WAI
5 2 (0.095%) ISO 14001
5 2 (0.095%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.095%) OIPF
6 1 (0.047%) HL7
System Software
1 26 (1.23%) Docker
2 2 (0.095%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.095%) GeoWebCache
2 2 (0.095%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (0.095%) VMware ESX
2 2 (0.095%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.095%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 24 (1.14%) Kibana
2 4 (0.19%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (0.19%) TeamSite
3 3 (0.14%) logstash
4 2 (0.095%) Grafana
4 2 (0.095%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.095%) Rancher
4 2 (0.095%) StatsD
5 1 (0.047%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 1 (0.047%) Mesos
5 1 (0.047%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 81 (3.84%) Microsoft
2 58 (2.75%) Oracle
3 41 (1.94%) Adobe
4 24 (1.14%) Google
5 15 (0.71%) Facebook
6 12 (0.57%) EPiServer
6 12 (0.57%) Twitter
7 11 (0.52%) ESRI
7 11 (0.52%) Salesforce.com
8 10 (0.47%) ServiceNow
9 9 (0.43%) New Relic
9 9 (0.43%) Sencha
10 8 (0.38%) Atlassian
10 8 (0.38%) Cloudera
10 8 (0.38%) Informatica
10 8 (0.38%) VMware
10 8 (0.38%) Zend
11 7 (0.33%) Sitecore
12 6 (0.28%) IBM
12 6 (0.28%) Xamarin
South West London
keytree
Rate: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £200 - £310 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £450 - £500 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Initi8 Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £425 Per Annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
Hereford and Worcester
Avion Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
Hereford and Worcester
Avion Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
Central London / West End
Lennon Wright
Rate: From £300 to £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Nakama
Rate: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Lennon Wright
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Verticality Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £480 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
AdRoc Group
Rate: From £550 to £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £350 - £400 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands (County)
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
JS Agency
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Northamptonshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Up to £430 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
JM
Rate: £380 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Client Server
Rate: £300 to £350 p/day
Posted: 6 days ago