The first table below looks at the demand for JSLint skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JSLint over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JSLint
Rank 581 564 580
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +16
Contract jobs citing JSLint 12 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.008% 0.007%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.080% 0.028% 0.027%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 4
Average daily rate
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£438 £310 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.12% -18.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £250 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £362 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15077 14208 14854
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.58% 27.84% 25.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 9714 9035 9071
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 221 296 366
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £20.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.81%

JSLint
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JSLint within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

JSLint Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

JSLint
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JSLint within the UK.

JSLint Daily Rate Trend in the UK

JSLint
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JSLint within the UK over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

JSLint Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

JSLint
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JSLint within the UK over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
London +11 12 £438 +41.12% 1
England -20 12 £438 +41.12% 6
City of London +19 4 £438 - 1
Hull - - - -
Yorkshire - - - - 2
East Yorkshire - - - -

JSLint
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing JSLint also 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 that cited JSLint.

1 24 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 24 (100.00%) Backbone.js
2 23 (95.83%) CSS3
2 23 (95.83%) CSS
3 19 (79.17%) AngularJS
4 18 (75.00%) OO
4 18 (75.00%) TDD
4 18 (75.00%) Subversion
5 16 (66.67%) HTML
5 16 (66.67%) HTML5
6 15 (62.50%) Photoshop
7 13 (54.17%) Ajax
7 13 (54.17%) JSON
8 12 (50.00%) Node.js
9 10 (41.67%) Apache Flex
9 10 (41.67%) Kanban
9 10 (41.67%) Adobe Illustrator
10 9 (37.50%) KnockoutJS
11 8 (33.33%) REST
11 8 (33.33%) Dojo
11 8 (33.33%) Ext JS
11 8 (33.33%) YUI
11 8 (33.33%) Ember.js
12 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (29.17%) BDD
12 7 (29.17%) Finance
13 6 (25.00%) Adobe
14 5 (20.83%) QA
14 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
14 5 (20.83%) Cucumber

JSLint
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing JSLint also 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 that cited JSLint. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (50.00%) Node.js
2 1 (4.17%) Adobe CQ
2 1 (4.17%) CMS
2 1 (4.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 15 (62.50%) Photoshop
2 10 (41.67%) Adobe Illustrator
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) DB2
Development Applications
1 18 (75.00%) Subversion
2 5 (20.83%) Cucumber
2 5 (20.83%) Eclipse
2 5 (20.83%) IntelliJ
2 5 (20.83%) Capybara
2 5 (20.83%) Sublime Text
3 4 (16.67%) Sinon.JS
3 4 (16.67%) Jasmine
General
1 7 (29.17%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (75.00%) Developer
2 8 (33.33%) UI Developer
3 6 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (16.67%) UI Programmer
4 4 (16.67%) Front-End Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Lead Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Software Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Systems Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Designer
5 1 (4.17%) CSS Developer
5 1 (4.17%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (100.00%) Backbone.js
2 23 (95.83%) CSS3
2 23 (95.83%) CSS
3 19 (79.17%) AngularJS
4 16 (66.67%) HTML
4 16 (66.67%) HTML5
5 13 (54.17%) Ajax
5 13 (54.17%) JSON
6 10 (41.67%) Apache Flex
7 9 (37.50%) KnockoutJS
8 8 (33.33%) REST
8 8 (33.33%) YUI
8 8 (33.33%) Ext JS
8 8 (33.33%) Dojo
8 8 (33.33%) Ember.js
9 4 (16.67%) Flash
9 4 (16.67%) jQuery
9 4 (16.67%) Modernizr
10 3 (12.50%) WebSockets
10 3 (12.50%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (75.00%) OO
1 18 (75.00%) TDD
2 10 (41.67%) Kanban
3 7 (29.17%) BDD
3 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (20.83%) Scrum
4 5 (20.83%) MVC
4 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (20.83%) Pair Programming
5 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 4 (16.67%) E-Commerce
6 3 (12.50%) SEO
6 3 (12.50%) Web Analytics
6 3 (12.50%) Analytics
7 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (4.17%) AOP
7 1 (4.17%) Automated Testing
7 1 (4.17%) ETL
7 1 (4.17%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (16.67%) ActionScript
2 4 (16.67%) ActionScript 3.0
2 4 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (4.17%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Adobe
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