The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript Developer
Rank 270 279 328
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +49
Contract jobs requiring a JavaScript Developer 441 391 249
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.79% 0.74% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 0.80% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 320 285 137
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£388 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £285 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £590 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £336 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.52% +3.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 10
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £37.50

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
51627 49001 45588
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.46% 92.58% 92.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 32558 29967 26404
Average daily rate £400 £395 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1943 1955 2128
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -10.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.29 £38.59 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015. 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 -15 409 £388 -5.48% 128
London -19 230 £438 -2.77% 72
South East -30 62 £350 +4.47% 19
South West +16 37 £388 -5.48% 8
Scotland +27 30 £400 +30.08% 3
City of London -16 28 £375 -16.66% 15
Yorkshire -2 24 £350 +8.10% 5
North West -4 24 £360 +20.00% 11
Bristol +22 23 £375 - 5
East of England +10 21 £375 +11.11% 3
Manchester -1 19 £360 +20.00% 8
Berkshire -2 15 £310 -4.61% 1
West Yorkshire -11 13 £350 +8.10% 5
Stirling - 13 £388 -
Hertfordshire -4 12 £375 - 1
Leeds -18 12 £350 +8.10% 4
Oxfordshire - 10 £375 - 8
Milton Keynes +3 9 £375 +15.38%
Buckinghamshire 0 9 £375 +15.38% 1
York - 9 £370 -
North Yorkshire - 9 £370 -
Edinburgh +4 8 £400 +50.94%
Hampshire -11 7 £388 -1.89%
Somerset - 7 £388 - 1
Cambridgeshire +1 6 £369 - 2
Cambridge -2 6 £369 -10.60% 2
Exeter -9 6 £425 +1.79% 1
Surrey -11 6 - - 1
Devon -11 6 £425 +1.79% 1
Staines - 6 - -

JavaScript Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

1 863 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 662 (76.71%) HTML
3 628 (72.77%) CSS
4 519 (60.14%) AngularJS
5 501 (58.05%) HTML5
6 396 (45.89%) CSS3
7 356 (41.25%) Agile Software Development
8 326 (37.78%) OO
9 316 (36.62%) Node.js
10 262 (30.36%) Backbone.js
11 247 (28.62%) jQuery
11 247 (28.62%) TDD
12 175 (20.28%) Java
13 139 (16.11%) Git (software)
13 139 (16.11%) Grunt
14 133 (15.41%) Sass
15 120 (13.90%) BDD
16 117 (13.56%) Responsive Web Design
17 114 (13.21%) Scrum
18 112 (12.98%) MVC
19 100 (11.59%) RESTful
20 94 (10.89%) Ajax
21 92 (10.66%) Finance
22 88 (10.20%) Jasmine
23 83 (9.62%) User Experience
24 79 (9.15%) KnockoutJS
24 79 (9.15%) Banking
25 74 (8.57%) E-Commerce
25 74 (8.57%) Ember.js
26 72 (8.34%) JSON

JavaScript Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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
1 316 (36.62%) Node.js
2 20 (2.32%) CMS
3 16 (1.85%) Tomcat
4 12 (1.39%) Apache
5 9 (1.04%) FileNet
5 9 (1.04%) WordPress
6 8 (0.93%) nginx
6 8 (0.93%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 8 (0.93%) Drupal
7 7 (0.81%) Confluence
8 5 (0.58%) Oracle Spatial
9 4 (0.46%) WebSphere
9 4 (0.46%) ArcGIS
10 3 (0.35%) SharePoint
10 3 (0.35%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.23%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.23%) ColdFusion
11 2 (0.23%) WebSphere Application Server
11 2 (0.23%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.12%) Lightstreamer
Applications
1 22 (2.55%) Photoshop
2 7 (0.81%) MS Excel
3 5 (0.58%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.46%) GIMP
5 1 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.35%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.12%) osCommerce
3 1 (0.12%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 17 (1.97%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (1.39%) SaaS
3 7 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.58%) GitHub
5 4 (0.46%) PaaS
6 2 (0.23%) Heroku
6 2 (0.23%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.12%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.12%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.12%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.12%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (0.12%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.12%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.12%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 36 (4.17%) HTTP
2 35 (4.06%) Internet
3 5 (0.58%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.35%) Skype
5 1 (0.12%) DNS
5 1 (0.12%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (7.42%) MongoDB
2 24 (2.78%) SQL Server
3 17 (1.97%) MySQL
4 12 (1.39%) NoSQL
5 10 (1.16%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (0.81%) Big Data
7 6 (0.70%) MS Access
8 5 (0.58%) Redis
9 4 (0.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (0.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 3 (0.35%) Relational Database
11 2 (0.23%) Triplestore
11 2 (0.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.23%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.12%) DB2
12 1 (0.12%) KDB
12 1 (0.12%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.12%) MariaDB
12 1 (0.12%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 139 (16.11%) Git (software)
1 139 (16.11%) Grunt
2 88 (10.20%) Jasmine
3 56 (6.49%) Subversion
4 36 (4.17%) Jenkins
5 30 (3.48%) gulp
6 28 (3.24%) Karma Test Runner
6 28 (3.24%) Mocha
7 26 (3.01%) Bower
8 24 (2.78%) Cucumber
9 21 (2.43%) Selenium
10 20 (2.32%) Eclipse
11 17 (1.97%) Maven
12 16 (1.85%) JIRA
13 13 (1.51%) WebDriver
14 7 (0.81%) Gerrit
15 5 (0.58%) TeamCity
15 5 (0.58%) RSpec
15 5 (0.58%) Ant
15 5 (0.58%) JUnit
General
1 92 (10.66%) Finance
2 79 (9.15%) Banking
3 49 (5.68%) Investment Banking
4 30 (3.48%) Games
5 23 (2.67%) Retail
6 18 (2.09%) Publishing
7 14 (1.62%) Front Office
8 12 (1.39%) Marketing
9 11 (1.27%) Telecoms
10 9 (1.04%) Financial Institution
11 6 (0.70%) Advertising
12 4 (0.46%) Electronics
13 3 (0.35%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.35%) Law
14 2 (0.23%) Legal
14 2 (0.23%) Multimedia
15 1 (0.12%) French Language
15 1 (0.12%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 662 (76.71%) HTML
2 628 (72.77%) CSS
3 519 (60.14%) AngularJS
4 501 (58.05%) HTML5
5 396 (45.89%) CSS3
6 262 (30.36%) Backbone.js
7 247 (28.62%) jQuery
8 133 (15.41%) Sass
9 100 (11.59%) RESTful
10 94 (10.89%) Ajax
11 79 (9.15%) KnockoutJS
12 74 (8.57%) Ember.js
13 72 (8.34%) JSON
14 69 (8.00%) Dojo
15 63 (7.30%) .NET
15 63 (7.30%) LESS
16 59 (6.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 53 (6.14%) D3.js
18 46 (5.33%) Web Services
19 45 (5.21%) React
Miscellaneous
1 83 (9.62%) User Experience
2 51 (5.91%) Mobile App
3 23 (2.67%) Visualisation
4 21 (2.43%) W3C
5 14 (1.62%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (1.16%) Social Media
6 10 (1.16%) RIA
6 10 (1.16%) GIS
7 8 (0.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 8 (0.93%) Market Risk
7 8 (0.93%) Digital Media
7 8 (0.93%) Data Structures
8 7 (0.81%) Client/Server
9 6 (0.70%) Computer Science
9 6 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (0.58%) Equities
11 4 (0.46%) Fixed Income
11 4 (0.46%) iDTV
11 4 (0.46%) Semantic Web
11 4 (0.46%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 47 (5.45%) Linux
2 18 (2.09%) Android
2 18 (2.09%) Apple iOS
3 12 (1.39%) UNIX
3 12 (1.39%) Windows
4 2 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (0.23%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.12%) CentOS
5 1 (0.12%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.12%) Fedora
5 1 (0.12%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 356 (41.25%) Agile Software Development
2 326 (37.78%) OO
3 247 (28.62%) TDD
4 120 (13.90%) BDD
5 117 (13.56%) Responsive Web Design
6 114 (13.21%) Scrum
7 112 (12.98%) MVC
8 74 (8.57%) E-Commerce
9 66 (7.65%) Web Development
10 62 (7.18%) Software Engineering
11 48 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
12 42 (4.87%) Unit Testing
13 32 (3.71%) OOP
14 31 (3.59%) Kanban
15 22 (2.55%) Mobile Application Development
16 21 (2.43%) Pair Programming
17 20 (2.32%) Web Design
17 20 (2.32%) Open Source
17 20 (2.32%) Mobile Development
18 18 (2.09%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 863 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 175 (20.28%) Java
3 60 (6.95%) PHP
4 49 (5.68%) C#
5 36 (4.17%) SQL
6 25 (2.90%) Python
7 19 (2.20%) Ruby
8 10 (1.16%) CoffeeScript
9 9 (1.04%) Perl
10 8 (0.93%) C
10 8 (0.93%) VB
10 8 (0.93%) TypeScript
11 7 (0.81%) ActionScript
11 7 (0.81%) C++
12 6 (0.70%) VBScript
12 6 (0.70%) Objective-C
13 4 (0.46%) Scala
13 4 (0.46%) ActionScript 3.0
13 4 (0.46%) VB.NET
14 3 (0.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (1.85%) Security Cleared
2 14 (1.62%) Degree
3 9 (1.04%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.23%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.12%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.12%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (2.32%) QA
System Software
1 5 (0.58%) Varnish
2 4 (0.46%) Docker
3 1 (0.12%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (0.35%) TIBCO Hawk
2 2 (0.23%) Puppet
2 2 (0.23%) Vagrant
2 2 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.12%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 33 (3.82%) Microsoft
2 24 (2.78%) Adobe
3 18 (2.09%) Facebook
4 15 (1.74%) Google
5 11 (1.27%) IBM
6 9 (1.04%) Twitter
7 8 (0.93%) Oracle
8 5 (0.58%) Sencha
9 4 (0.46%) VMware
10 3 (0.35%) TIBCO
10 3 (0.35%) ESRI
10 3 (0.35%) SAP
11 2 (0.23%) Telerik
11 2 (0.23%) Appcelerator
12 1 (0.12%) ServiceNow
12 1 (0.12%) InterSystems
12 1 (0.12%) F5
12 1 (0.12%) NetSuite
12 1 (0.12%) PeopleSoft
12 1 (0.12%) Red Hat
London
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Rate: From £300 to £350 per day Node.JS up-skill
Posted: 17 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Arrows Group
Rate: £350 - £400 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £440 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Square One Resources
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
ISL
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Coal Intelligent Technology Limited
Posted: Yesterday
London
eCom Recruitment
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £100 - £150 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: £400 per day c£400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Rate: £375 - £425 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Circle Recruitment
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Middlesex
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago