The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 8 3 16
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +13
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 16 19 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 14.95% 17.43% 4.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 40.00% 61.29% 13.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 14 6
Median daily rate £400 £395 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -21.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.25 £29.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.12% -8.46%
JavaScript
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Programming Languages Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
40 31 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 37.38% 28.44% 28.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 17 26
Median daily rate £450 £409 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.09% +9.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £313 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Watford region citing JavaScript as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in Watford

JavaScript
Daily Rate Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript across the Watford region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

JavaScript Daily Rate Histogram in Watford

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript across the Watford region.

JavaScript Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Watford region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 30 (96.77%) HTML
2 25 (80.65%) E-Commerce
3 21 (67.74%) CSS
4 17 (54.84%) Web Services
5 16 (51.61%) XHTML
5 16 (51.61%) MVC
5 16 (51.61%) Magento
6 14 (45.16%) OO
6 14 (45.16%) Java
7 13 (41.94%) PHP
8 12 (38.71%) SQL
8 12 (38.71%) J2EE
8 12 (38.71%) IBM
8 12 (38.71%) WebSphere
8 12 (38.71%) Zend
9 11 (35.48%) XML
9 11 (35.48%) OO PHP
10 10 (32.26%) Relational Database
10 10 (32.26%) Linux
10 10 (32.26%) MySQL
10 10 (32.26%) Apache
11 9 (29.03%) Internet
11 9 (29.03%) XSL
12 8 (25.81%) Unix
12 8 (25.81%) JSP
12 8 (25.81%) DB2
12 8 (25.81%) LAMP
12 8 (25.81%) Git (software)
12 8 (25.81%) Analytical Skills
13 7 (22.58%) Open Source

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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 12 (38.71%) WebSphere
2 10 (32.26%) Apache
3 7 (22.58%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (12.90%) CMS
5 3 (9.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Apache Solr
5 3 (9.68%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (9.68%) MQSeries
6 2 (6.45%) NServiceBus
7 1 (3.23%) DNN
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (51.61%) Magento
2 1 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 9 (29.03%) Internet
2 7 (22.58%) HTTP
3 1 (3.23%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (32.26%) MySQL
1 10 (32.26%) Relational Database
2 8 (25.81%) DB2
3 5 (16.13%) DbVisualizer
4 3 (9.68%) Jackrabbit
4 3 (9.68%) RDBMS
4 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
4 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.23%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 8 (25.81%) Git (software)
2 5 (16.13%) Appium
2 5 (16.13%) Cucumber
2 5 (16.13%) JIRA
2 5 (16.13%) Selenium
2 5 (16.13%) SoapUI
2 5 (16.13%) WebDriver
3 4 (12.90%) Subversion
4 3 (9.68%) Ant
4 3 (9.68%) Eclipse
4 3 (9.68%) JUnit
4 3 (9.68%) Log4j
4 3 (9.68%) Mockito
4 3 (9.68%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (22.58%) Retail
2 2 (6.45%) Games
2 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (83.87%) Developer
2 11 (35.48%) Magento Developer
3 10 (32.26%) E-Commerce Developer
4 8 (25.81%) Java Developer
5 7 (22.58%) PHP Developer
6 6 (19.35%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
6 6 (19.35%) PHP Magento Developer
7 5 (16.13%) Automation Tester
7 5 (16.13%) Java Automation Tester
7 5 (16.13%) LAMP Developer
7 5 (16.13%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 5 (16.13%) Selenium Automation Tester
7 5 (16.13%) Selenium Tester
7 5 (16.13%) Tester
8 4 (12.90%) Java WebSphere Developer
8 4 (12.90%) WebSphere Developer
9 3 (9.68%) J2EE Developer
9 3 (9.68%) Java E-Commerce Developer
9 3 (9.68%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 2 (6.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (96.77%) HTML
2 21 (67.74%) CSS
3 17 (54.84%) Web Services
4 16 (51.61%) XHTML
5 12 (38.71%) J2EE
6 11 (35.48%) XML
7 9 (29.03%) XSL
8 8 (25.81%) JSP
8 8 (25.81%) LAMP
9 7 (22.58%) EJB
9 7 (22.58%) Servlets
10 6 (19.35%) Ajax
10 6 (19.35%) SOAP
11 5 (16.13%) Gherkin
11 5 (16.13%) JSON
11 5 (16.13%) REST
12 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET
12 3 (9.68%) jQuery
12 3 (9.68%) JSTL
12 3 (9.68%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.68%) User Experience
3 2 (6.45%) RIA
4 1 (3.23%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (32.26%) Linux
2 8 (25.81%) Unix
3 3 (9.68%) HPUX
3 3 (9.68%) Solaris
4 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (80.65%) E-Commerce
2 16 (51.61%) MVC
3 14 (45.16%) OO
4 11 (35.48%) OO PHP
5 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (22.58%) Open Source
6 5 (16.13%) Automated Testing
6 5 (16.13%) Coaching
6 5 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (16.13%) Document Management
6 5 (16.13%) System Testing
6 5 (16.13%) Test Automation
6 5 (16.13%) Test Scripting
7 4 (12.90%) CRM
7 4 (12.90%) Web Development
8 3 (9.68%) B2B
8 3 (9.68%) RAD
8 3 (9.68%) UML
8 3 (9.68%) Unit Testing
9 2 (6.45%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 14 (45.16%) Java
2 13 (41.94%) PHP
3 12 (38.71%) SQL
4 3 (9.68%) Bash Shell
4 3 (9.68%) C#
4 3 (9.68%) Perl
5 2 (6.45%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.23%) Apple Swift
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) QA
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) Varnish
Vendors
1 12 (38.71%) IBM
1 12 (38.71%) Zend
2 5 (16.13%) hybris
3 3 (9.68%) ATG
3 3 (9.68%) Blue Martini
3 3 (9.68%) Elastic Path
3 3 (9.68%) Interwoven
4 2 (6.45%) Oracle
5 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.23%) Sybase
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