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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript Developer
Rank 98 85 139
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +54
Contract jobs requiring a JavaScript Developer 1178 1347 930
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 2.35% 2.46% 1.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.48% 2.60% 1.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 925 1078 700
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 5
Median hourly rate £36.50 £36.25 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.68% -9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.30 £31.25 £34.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £87.30 £41.25 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £42.50 £39.75
% change year-on-year
-30.58% +6.91%

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
47494 51855 53478
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.80% 93.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 31084 33012 33811
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.31% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1664 2028 2194
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.00 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.79%

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 5 December 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 5 December 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 5 December 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 -19 1123 £435 +2.35% 364
London -31 670 £454 +0.83% 193
South East -25 143 £400 +14.28% 39
City of London +5 98 £438 -2.77% 32
North West +29 74 £400 +6.73% 29
Manchester +29 57 £425 +13.33% 20
Yorkshire +26 54 £350 +3.70% 30
East Midlands +24 49 £363 +20.83% 20
Scotland +34 46 £413 +30.64% 3
South West +9 45 £333 -6.66% 11
Berkshire +21 42 £400 +6.66% 4
West Yorkshire +19 40 £350 +3.70% 22
West Midlands -17 38 £343 +9.60% 19
Leeds +14 31 £363 +7.40% 17
Surrey +4 31 £401 -5.58% 9
North East -16 29 £475 +46.15% 3
Tyne and Wear -20 29 £475 +46.15% 2
Edinburgh +27 28 £425 +44.68%
Newcastle upon Tyne -21 28 £475 +46.15% 1
Birmingham +1 25 £345 +38.00% 3
Bristol +7 23 £375 - 6
Oxfordshire +5 23 £463 +19.35% 6
Leicestershire +15 21 £363 -9.37% 8
Hampshire +13 19 £375 +15.38% 8
East of England +5 19 £425 +28.30% 20
Oxford +5 19 £475 +22.58% 4
Nottingham +14 17 £381 +29.23% 6
Nottinghamshire +12 17 £381 +29.23% 6
Reading +14 16 £406 -9.72%
Glasgow +20 15 £398 +17.77% 1

JavaScript Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 2300 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1599 (69.52%) HTML
3 1509 (65.61%) CSS
4 1117 (48.57%) AngularJS
5 1054 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
6 965 (41.96%) HTML5
7 787 (34.22%) Node.js
8 762 (33.13%) CSS3
9 722 (31.39%) Front End Development
10 681 (29.61%) React
11 588 (25.57%) TDD
12 500 (21.74%) jQuery
13 434 (18.87%) Web Development
14 389 (16.91%) Java
15 375 (16.30%) MVC
16 361 (15.70%) Git (software)
17 353 (15.35%) Sass
18 350 (15.22%) Scrum
19 347 (15.09%) Finance
20 340 (14.78%) .NET
21 337 (14.65%) OO
22 319 (13.87%) C#
23 301 (13.09%) User Experience
24 273 (11.87%) BDD
25 264 (11.48%) Web Services
26 262 (11.39%) REST
27 252 (10.96%) E-Commerce
28 230 (10.00%) PHP
29 220 (9.57%) Continuous Integration
30 213 (9.26%) Banking

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 83 (3.61%) CMS
2 42 (1.83%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 39 (1.70%) Drupal
4 32 (1.39%) Elasticsearch
5 30 (1.30%) WordPress
6 28 (1.22%) Tomcat
7 27 (1.17%) Confluence
8 25 (1.09%) Apache
9 21 (0.91%) SharePoint
10 14 (0.61%) IIS
10 14 (0.61%) nginx
11 13 (0.57%) Jetty
12 12 (0.52%) Apache Solr
12 12 (0.52%) GeoServer
13 10 (0.43%) Sitecore CMS
13 10 (0.43%) Umbraco
14 8 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
14 8 (0.35%) WebSphere
15 6 (0.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 5 (0.22%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 57 (2.48%) Photoshop
2 26 (1.13%) Adobe Illustrator
3 17 (0.74%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 11 (0.48%) InDesign
5 9 (0.39%) MS Excel
6 7 (0.30%) OmniGraffle
7 3 (0.13%) GIMP
7 3 (0.13%) MS Visio
7 3 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.087%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.087%) MS Office
9 1 (0.043%) LaTeX
9 1 (0.043%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 34 (1.48%) Magento
2 7 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.13%) SDL Web 8
4 2 (0.087%) Adobe Campaign
4 2 (0.087%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.087%) Unica
5 1 (0.043%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.043%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.043%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 107 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
2 63 (2.74%) GitHub
3 39 (1.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 34 (1.48%) Heroku
5 20 (0.87%) SaaS
6 7 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (0.30%) IaaS
6 7 (0.30%) PaaS
7 6 (0.26%) Adobe Analytics
7 6 (0.26%) Google Analytics
8 4 (0.17%) AWS CloudFormation
8 4 (0.17%) Office 365
9 3 (0.13%) CloudBees
9 3 (0.13%) OpenShift
10 2 (0.087%) Amazon Kinesis
10 2 (0.087%) AWS Lambda
10 2 (0.087%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.087%) Google App Engine
10 2 (0.087%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.087%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 46 (2.00%) Internet
2 35 (1.52%) HTTP
3 9 (0.39%) Network Security
4 8 (0.35%) AMQP
5 7 (0.30%) HTTPS
6 6 (0.26%) Intranet
7 5 (0.22%) LDAP
8 3 (0.13%) DNS
8 3 (0.13%) SSH
8 3 (0.13%) SSL
9 2 (0.087%) ICMP
9 2 (0.087%) TCP/IP
10 1 (0.043%) Extranet
10 1 (0.043%) VPN
10 1 (0.043%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 151 (6.57%) SQL Server
2 129 (5.61%) MongoDB
3 122 (5.30%) NoSQL
4 106 (4.61%) MySQL
5 52 (2.26%) Relational Database
6 44 (1.91%) PostgreSQL
7 24 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
8 21 (0.91%) SQL Server 2012
9 19 (0.83%) Redis
10 17 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
11 16 (0.70%) Big Data
11 16 (0.70%) GIS
12 15 (0.65%) Apache Cassandra
12 15 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 11 (0.48%) Oracle Database
13 11 (0.48%) RDBMS
14 9 (0.39%) Spatial Data
14 9 (0.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 7 (0.30%) Hadoop
15 7 (0.30%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 361 (15.70%) Git (software)
2 198 (8.61%) Grunt
3 184 (8.00%) gulp
4 170 (7.39%) Jasmine
5 107 (4.65%) webpack
6 105 (4.57%) Selenium
7 91 (3.96%) Cucumber
8 76 (3.30%) Jenkins
9 75 (3.26%) Subversion
10 70 (3.04%) JIRA
11 69 (3.00%) Mocha
12 66 (2.87%) Protractor
13 64 (2.78%) Maven
14 49 (2.13%) Karma Test Runner
15 47 (2.04%) Visual Studio
16 46 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
17 45 (1.96%) TeamCity
18 39 (1.70%) Bower
19 38 (1.65%) WebDriver
20 32 (1.39%) Gradle
General
1 347 (15.09%) Finance
2 213 (9.26%) Banking
3 82 (3.57%) Investment Banking
4 63 (2.74%) Publishing
5 55 (2.39%) Marketing
6 49 (2.13%) Retail
7 34 (1.48%) Games
8 33 (1.43%) Telecoms
9 30 (1.30%) Front Office
10 19 (0.83%) Advertising
11 12 (0.52%) Financial Institution
12 11 (0.48%) Electronics
12 11 (0.48%) Manufacturing
13 9 (0.39%) Legal
14 6 (0.26%) Interactive Media
15 5 (0.22%) Private Banking
16 4 (0.17%) Automotive
16 4 (0.17%) French Language
16 4 (0.17%) German Language
17 2 (0.087%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1599 (69.52%) HTML
2 1509 (65.61%) CSS
3 1117 (48.57%) AngularJS
4 965 (41.96%) HTML5
5 787 (34.22%) Node.js
6 762 (33.13%) CSS3
7 681 (29.61%) React
8 500 (21.74%) jQuery
9 353 (15.35%) Sass
10 340 (14.78%) .NET
11 264 (11.48%) Web Services
12 262 (11.39%) REST
13 211 (9.17%) RESTful
14 203 (8.83%) JSON
15 178 (7.74%) ASP.NET
15 178 (7.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 156 (6.78%) LESS
17 154 (6.70%) Backbone.js
18 150 (6.52%) Express
19 133 (5.78%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 301 (13.09%) User Experience
2 84 (3.65%) Computer Science
3 62 (2.70%) Visualisation
4 61 (2.65%) Mobile App
5 49 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
6 47 (2.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 46 (2.00%) Fintech
8 21 (0.91%) Derivative
9 18 (0.78%) W3C
10 16 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
10 16 (0.70%) Equity Derivative
10 16 (0.70%) Fixed Income
10 16 (0.70%) NHS
11 15 (0.65%) Equities
11 15 (0.65%) Video on Demand
12 14 (0.61%) Digital Media
12 14 (0.61%) RIA
13 13 (0.57%) Virtual Team
14 12 (0.52%) Blackberry
15 11 (0.48%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 100 (4.35%) Linux
2 56 (2.43%) Windows
3 55 (2.39%) Android
4 54 (2.35%) Apple iOS
5 34 (1.48%) Unix
6 13 (0.57%) Windows Phone
7 12 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (0.35%) Mac OS X
8 8 (0.35%) Windows Phone 8
9 7 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (0.30%) Windows Server
9 7 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (0.22%) CentOS
10 5 (0.22%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.087%) Debian
11 2 (0.087%) webOS
11 2 (0.087%) Windows Phone 7
12 1 (0.043%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.043%) VMS
12 1 (0.043%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1054 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
2 722 (31.39%) Front End Development
3 588 (25.57%) TDD
4 434 (18.87%) Web Development
5 375 (16.30%) MVC
6 350 (15.22%) Scrum
7 337 (14.65%) OO
8 273 (11.87%) BDD
9 252 (10.96%) E-Commerce
10 220 (9.57%) Continuous Integration
11 174 (7.57%) Software Engineering
12 165 (7.17%) Responsive Web Design
13 144 (6.26%) Open Source
14 133 (5.78%) Unit Testing
15 103 (4.48%) Microservices
16 99 (4.30%) SDLC
17 88 (3.83%) Pair Programming
18 78 (3.39%) Web Design
19 74 (3.22%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
20 69 (3.00%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 2300 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 389 (16.91%) Java
3 319 (13.87%) C#
4 230 (10.00%) PHP
5 212 (9.22%) ES6
6 191 (8.30%) SQL
7 96 (4.17%) Python
8 84 (3.65%) Ruby
9 80 (3.48%) TypeScript
10 41 (1.78%) C++
11 29 (1.26%) Scala
12 22 (0.96%) ECMAScript
13 21 (0.91%) T-SQL
14 14 (0.61%) PL/SQL
14 14 (0.61%) VB.NET
15 13 (0.57%) Groovy
16 10 (0.43%) Perl
16 10 (0.43%) VB
17 9 (0.39%) Bash Shell
17 9 (0.39%) C
Qualifications
1 75 (3.26%) Degree
2 67 (2.91%) Security Cleared
3 39 (1.70%) SC Cleared
4 15 (0.65%) BPSS Clearance
5 6 (0.26%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.13%) BC Cleared
7 2 (0.087%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.087%) MCP
8 1 (0.043%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.043%) ISEB
8 1 (0.043%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.043%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.043%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.043%) MCAD
8 1 (0.043%) MCPD
8 1 (0.043%) MCSD
8 1 (0.043%) MCSE
8 1 (0.043%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (2.65%) QA
2 18 (0.78%) WCAG
3 15 (0.65%) Disclosure Scotland
4 10 (0.43%) WAI
5 9 (0.39%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.17%) SDET
7 1 (0.043%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.043%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.043%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 77 (3.35%) Docker
2 24 (1.04%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (0.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 18 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (0.48%) Ansible
3 9 (0.39%) Kubernetes
4 6 (0.26%) Puppet
5 5 (0.22%) Kibana
6 3 (0.13%) Rancher
7 2 (0.087%) SELinux
8 1 (0.043%) Control-M
8 1 (0.043%) Grafana
8 1 (0.043%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.043%) logstash
8 1 (0.043%) StatsD
8 1 (0.043%) TeamSite
8 1 (0.043%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.043%) yum
Vendors
1 83 (3.61%) Adobe
2 74 (3.22%) Microsoft
3 41 (1.78%) Oracle
4 34 (1.48%) Google
5 20 (0.87%) IBM
5 20 (0.87%) Zend
6 19 (0.83%) Sitecore
7 17 (0.74%) Atlassian
8 12 (0.52%) ESRI
8 12 (0.52%) SAP
8 12 (0.52%) ServiceNow
9 10 (0.43%) Ensighten
10 8 (0.35%) Salesforce.com
10 8 (0.35%) Xamarin
11 7 (0.30%) Twitter
12 6 (0.26%) hybris
12 6 (0.26%) Perforce
12 6 (0.26%) Sybase
13 5 (0.22%) EPiServer
13 5 (0.22%) Red Hat
London
Data Idols
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Rate: £325 - £350 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
East London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £320 - £350 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 5 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Austin Fraser
Rate: £226 per day + Market Rate
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market rate
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Rate: £125 - £170 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £450 - £550 / Day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Stratospherec
Rate: Up to £440 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Proactive Appointments
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Rate: £475 to £500 p/day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £380 - £440 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Durham, County Durham
LA International
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Premier IT
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Latcom Ltd
Rate: From £280 to £280 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
TEKsystems
Rate: £349 - £411 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day, Benefits Exposure to Angular2 & React
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Wenham Carter
Rate: From £475 to £600 per day TBC
Posted: 6 days ago