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 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript Developer
Rank 271 302 368
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +66
Contract jobs requiring a JavaScript Developer 384 306 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.73% 0.60% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 0.65% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 287 202 122
Average daily rate
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£405 £364 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.34% +3.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+19.23% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £37.50 £41.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £40.00

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
48597 46888 42182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.43% 92.39% 92.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 29825 27690 24082
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1851 1997 2274
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.64% -2.85%

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 March 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 March 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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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 +20 359 £413 +13.01% 125
London +28 220 £425 +6.25% 67
South East +6 77 £400 +23.07% 11
City of London +8 45 £475 +18.75% 16
Berkshire +15 22 £400 +66.66%
Hampshire -8 22 £420 +15.06% 3
Yorkshire +5 21 £350 +23.89% 15
South West -19 17 £400 +16.36% 11
Scotland +10 15 £375 +50.00% 6
North West -13 14 £325 - 8
Surrey +1 12 £425 +70.00% 2
Reading +9 9 £350 +45.83%
Bristol -12 9 £356 -10.93% 5
Cheshire - 8 £300 - 3
North Yorkshire - 8 £375 - 7
Buckinghamshire -22 7 £313 -5.30% 3
Glasgow -1 6 £450 +80.00% 2
Milton Keynes -5 6 £313 -30.55% 2
Manchester -13 6 £325 - 5
West Yorkshire -16 6 £350 +23.89% 6
York - 6 £375 - 7
Leeds -14 5 £350 +23.89% 6
Southampton -15 5 £375 - 3
Edinburgh - 5 £351 - 3
East Midlands -6 4 £420 +52.72% 4
Warrington - 4 £400 -
East of England -17 3 £388 +3.33% 4
Gloucestershire - 3 £400 - 3
Cambridge -1 2 £388 +63.15% 1
Cambridgeshire -6 2 £388 +44.18% 1

JavaScript Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 March 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.

1 801 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 606 (75.66%) HTML
3 549 (68.54%) CSS
4 486 (60.67%) HTML5
5 474 (59.18%) AngularJS
6 360 (44.94%) CSS3
7 328 (40.95%) OO
8 321 (40.07%) Agile Software Development
9 285 (35.58%) Node.js
10 263 (32.83%) jQuery
11 253 (31.59%) Backbone.js
12 229 (28.59%) TDD
13 165 (20.60%) Java
14 133 (16.60%) Git (software)
15 126 (15.73%) Grunt
16 119 (14.86%) Responsive Web Design
17 115 (14.36%) MVC
18 107 (13.36%) KnockoutJS
19 101 (12.61%) Scrum
20 97 (12.11%) BDD
20 97 (12.11%) User Experience
21 95 (11.86%) Sass
22 93 (11.61%) Ajax
23 92 (11.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 92 (11.49%) RESTful
24 83 (10.36%) Jasmine
25 76 (9.49%) JSON
26 72 (8.99%) Web Development
26 72 (8.99%) PHP
27 71 (8.86%) Finance

JavaScript Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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
1 285 (35.58%) Node.js
2 32 (4.00%) CMS
3 27 (3.37%) Apache
4 15 (1.87%) Tomcat
5 9 (1.12%) SharePoint
6 8 (1.00%) Adobe CQ
6 8 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (0.75%) Drupal
7 6 (0.75%) nginx
7 6 (0.75%) ArcGIS
8 5 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (0.50%) FileNet
9 4 (0.50%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (0.37%) Oracle Spatial
11 2 (0.25%) WordPress
12 1 (0.12%) Lightstreamer
12 1 (0.12%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.12%) Confluence
12 1 (0.12%) Cloud Foundry
12 1 (0.12%) WebLogic
Applications
1 27 (3.37%) Photoshop
2 7 (0.87%) MS Visio
3 5 (0.62%) MS Excel
3 5 (0.62%) GIMP
4 2 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (0.37%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (0.25%) Summit
2 2 (0.25%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.25%) osCommerce
2 2 (0.25%) Magento
3 1 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.12%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.50%) SaaS
2 4 (0.50%) OpenShift
3 3 (0.37%) PaaS
3 3 (0.37%) Heroku
3 3 (0.37%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.25%) Basecamp
5 1 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.12%) GitHub
5 1 (0.12%) ElastiCache
5 1 (0.12%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 34 (4.24%) Internet
2 29 (3.62%) HTTP
3 7 (0.87%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.12%) SSL
4 1 (0.12%) Intranet
4 1 (0.12%) DNS
4 1 (0.12%) DAB
4 1 (0.12%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (6.37%) MongoDB
2 32 (4.00%) MySQL
3 20 (2.50%) SQL Server
4 17 (2.12%) NoSQL
5 10 (1.25%) Apache Cassandra
6 8 (1.00%) Relational Database
7 7 (0.87%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (0.62%) Neo4j
9 4 (0.50%) MS Access
10 3 (0.37%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.25%) Redis
11 2 (0.25%) Oracle9i Database
11 2 (0.25%) QlikView
11 2 (0.25%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (0.25%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.12%) Big Data
12 1 (0.12%) KDB
12 1 (0.12%) Firebird
12 1 (0.12%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.12%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 133 (16.60%) Git (software)
2 126 (15.73%) Grunt
3 83 (10.36%) Jasmine
4 63 (7.87%) Subversion
5 40 (4.99%) Bower
6 39 (4.87%) Jenkins
7 29 (3.62%) WebDriver
8 27 (3.37%) Karma Test Runner
9 24 (3.00%) Selenium
10 21 (2.62%) Cucumber
11 18 (2.25%) Mocha
12 16 (2.00%) Eclipse
13 13 (1.62%) JIRA
13 13 (1.62%) QUnit
14 10 (1.25%) JUnit
15 8 (1.00%) Gerrit
16 7 (0.87%) Hudson
17 6 (0.75%) Maven
18 5 (0.62%) Xcode
18 5 (0.62%) NetBeans
General
1 71 (8.86%) Finance
1 71 (8.86%) Banking
2 42 (5.24%) Investment Banking
3 38 (4.74%) Games
4 25 (3.12%) Publishing
5 22 (2.75%) Front Office
6 9 (1.12%) Retail
7 8 (1.00%) Financial Institution
8 4 (0.50%) Telecoms
8 4 (0.50%) Multimedia
8 4 (0.50%) Marketing
9 2 (0.25%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.12%) Advertising
10 1 (0.12%) Legal
10 1 (0.12%) Electronics
10 1 (0.12%) French Language
10 1 (0.12%) Music Industry
10 1 (0.12%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 606 (75.66%) HTML
2 549 (68.54%) CSS
3 486 (60.67%) HTML5
4 474 (59.18%) AngularJS
5 360 (44.94%) CSS3
6 263 (32.83%) jQuery
7 253 (31.59%) Backbone.js
8 107 (13.36%) KnockoutJS
9 95 (11.86%) Sass
10 93 (11.61%) Ajax
11 92 (11.49%) RESTful
11 92 (11.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 76 (9.49%) JSON
13 65 (8.11%) Ember.js
14 59 (7.37%) LESS
15 56 (6.99%) D3.js
16 55 (6.87%) .NET
17 47 (5.87%) Web Services
18 44 (5.49%) REST
19 42 (5.24%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 97 (12.11%) User Experience
2 52 (6.49%) Mobile App
3 29 (3.62%) Visualisation
4 26 (3.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 21 (2.62%) Open Source
6 19 (2.37%) RIA
6 19 (2.37%) W3C
7 13 (1.62%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (1.12%) Social Media
9 8 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (0.87%) Digital Media
10 7 (0.87%) Online Games
10 7 (0.87%) Computer Science
11 6 (0.75%) Data Structures
11 6 (0.75%) GIS
12 5 (0.62%) Client/Server
12 5 (0.62%) Streaming Video
13 4 (0.50%) Animation
13 4 (0.50%) Equities
13 4 (0.50%) STB
Operating Systems
1 60 (7.49%) Linux
2 26 (3.25%) UNIX
3 14 (1.75%) Apple iOS
4 12 (1.50%) Android
5 8 (1.00%) Windows
6 5 (0.62%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.12%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.12%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 328 (40.95%) OO
2 321 (40.07%) Agile Software Development
3 229 (28.59%) TDD
4 119 (14.86%) Responsive Web Design
5 115 (14.36%) MVC
6 101 (12.61%) Scrum
7 97 (12.11%) BDD
8 72 (8.99%) Web Development
9 61 (7.62%) Software Engineering
10 55 (6.87%) Continuous Integration
11 48 (5.99%) Unit Testing
12 38 (4.74%) E-Commerce
13 35 (4.37%) OOP
14 32 (4.00%) Kanban
15 25 (3.12%) Web Design
16 22 (2.75%) Pair Programming
17 15 (1.87%) Automated Testing
18 14 (1.75%) Workflow
19 13 (1.62%) CRM
19 13 (1.62%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 801 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 165 (20.60%) Java
3 72 (8.99%) PHP
4 46 (5.74%) C#
5 42 (5.24%) SQL
6 38 (4.74%) Python
7 33 (4.12%) Ruby
8 15 (1.87%) Perl
9 9 (1.12%) Scala
9 9 (1.12%) Bash Shell
9 9 (1.12%) CoffeeScript
10 8 (1.00%) ActionScript 3.0
10 8 (1.00%) ActionScript
11 7 (0.87%) Objective-C
12 5 (0.62%) VBScript
13 4 (0.50%) VB
13 4 (0.50%) C++
13 4 (0.50%) C
13 4 (0.50%) XAML
14 3 (0.37%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 23 (2.87%) Degree
2 11 (1.37%) Security Cleared
3 7 (0.87%) SC Cleared
4 5 (0.62%) VCP4
5 2 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (2.12%) QA
2 2 (0.25%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.25%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 5 (0.62%) Varnish
2 1 (0.12%) Docker
2 1 (0.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (0.37%) TIBCO Hawk
2 1 (0.12%) Puppet
2 1 (0.12%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.12%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.12%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 21 (2.62%) Adobe
2 15 (1.87%) Microsoft
3 14 (1.75%) Google
3 14 (1.75%) Oracle
4 10 (1.25%) Zend
5 8 (1.00%) Twitter
6 6 (0.75%) Facebook
7 5 (0.62%) Sencha
8 4 (0.50%) IBM
8 4 (0.50%) VMware
9 3 (0.37%) TIBCO
9 3 (0.37%) ESRI
10 2 (0.25%) SAP
11 1 (0.12%) PeopleSoft
11 1 (0.12%) HP
11 1 (0.12%) CA
11 1 (0.12%) Apple
11 1 (0.12%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.12%) ATG
11 1 (0.12%) Perforce
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