The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 3 September 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 3 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 18.18% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 40.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£310 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.59 £33.73 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+8.48% -5.00%
JavaScript
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Wakefield region.

Programming Languages Category
Wakefield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
10 0 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 45.45% - 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 3
Average daily rate £310 - £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £374 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +2.94%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript across the Wakefield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JavaScript across the Wakefield region.

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in Wakefield

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wakefield region citing JavaScript 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 JavaScript.

1 7 (87.50%) HTML
2 6 (75.00%) CSS
3 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
4 3 (37.50%) Embedded Linux
4 3 (37.50%) Lua
4 3 (37.50%) Google
4 3 (37.50%) jQuery
4 3 (37.50%) Qt
4 3 (37.50%) Open Source
4 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
4 3 (37.50%) HTML5
4 3 (37.50%) GStreamer
4 3 (37.50%) WebKit
4 3 (37.50%) QML
4 3 (37.50%) OpenGL ES
4 3 (37.50%) OpenGL
4 3 (37.50%) Middleware
4 3 (37.50%) Streaming Video
4 3 (37.50%) Linux
4 3 (37.50%) C++
4 3 (37.50%) Java
4 3 (37.50%) C
5 2 (25.00%) C#
5 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
5 2 (25.00%) .NET
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) DTV
5 2 (25.00%) Embedded C++

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wakefield region citing JavaScript 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 JavaScript. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Photoshop
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Valgrind
1 2 (25.00%) Gerrit
1 2 (25.00%) Redmine
1 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Software Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Front-End Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 1 (12.50%) ColdFusion Developer
4 1 (12.50%) PHP Developer
4 1 (12.50%) MySQL Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) HTML
2 6 (75.00%) CSS
3 3 (37.50%) jQuery
3 3 (37.50%) Qt
3 3 (37.50%) HTML5
3 3 (37.50%) GStreamer
3 3 (37.50%) WebKit
3 3 (37.50%) OpenGL
3 3 (37.50%) Middleware
3 3 (37.50%) QML
3 3 (37.50%) OpenGL ES
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (12.50%) Web Services
5 1 (12.50%) XML
5 1 (12.50%) Razor View Engine
5 1 (12.50%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Streaming Video
2 2 (25.00%) STB
2 2 (25.00%) DTV
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
1 3 (37.50%) Embedded Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
2 3 (37.50%) Open Source
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (12.50%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C
1 3 (37.50%) C++
1 3 (37.50%) Java
1 3 (37.50%) Lua
1 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
2 2 (25.00%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (25.00%) Embedded C++
3 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 1 (12.50%) PHP
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Google