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 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 4 2 8
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 20 35 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 15.50% 22.58% 20.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 52.63% 47.95% 45.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 7
Median daily rate £450 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £330 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £396 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.71% +7.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.20 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.13% +7.14%
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
38 73 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 29.46% 47.10% 44.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 24 21
Median daily rate £394 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £306 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £400 £416
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.09%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 43 (84.31%) HTML
2 31 (60.78%) CSS
3 27 (52.94%) E-Commerce
3 27 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (45.10%) Retail
4 23 (45.10%) SQL
5 21 (41.18%) XML
6 20 (39.22%) Java
7 17 (33.33%) MVC
8 16 (31.37%) Front End Development
9 15 (29.41%) AngularJS
9 15 (29.41%) jQuery
10 14 (27.45%) DB2
10 14 (27.45%) Magento
11 13 (25.49%) PHP
11 13 (25.49%) Web Development
12 12 (23.53%) Selenium
12 12 (23.53%) Automated Testing
12 12 (23.53%) Unix
12 12 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (23.53%) Test Automation
12 12 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
13 11 (21.57%) Coaching
13 11 (21.57%) RESTful
13 11 (21.57%) WebDriver
13 11 (21.57%) Test Scripting
13 11 (21.57%) QA
13 11 (21.57%) Subversion
13 11 (21.57%) TDD
14 10 (19.61%) Document Management

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 5 (9.80%) JBoss
2 3 (5.88%) Apache
2 3 (5.88%) CMS
3 2 (3.92%) Node.js
3 2 (3.92%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.96%) MQSeries
4 1 (1.96%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 14 (27.45%) Magento
2 2 (3.92%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.84%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.88%) HTTP
2 2 (3.92%) Internet
3 1 (1.96%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.96%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (27.45%) DB2
2 7 (13.73%) SQL Server
3 5 (9.80%) DbVisualizer
4 4 (7.84%) MySQL
4 4 (7.84%) Relational Database
5 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (3.92%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (23.53%) Selenium
2 11 (21.57%) Subversion
2 11 (21.57%) WebDriver
3 8 (15.69%) Appium
3 8 (15.69%) Git (software)
3 8 (15.69%) PHPUnit
4 4 (7.84%) Cucumber
4 4 (7.84%) JIRA
4 4 (7.84%) Protractor
5 3 (5.88%) Maven
6 2 (3.92%) Ant
6 2 (3.92%) Jasmine
6 2 (3.92%) JUnit
6 2 (3.92%) Karma Test Runner
6 2 (3.92%) Mocha
6 2 (3.92%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.96%) HP UFT
7 1 (1.96%) LoadRunner
7 1 (1.96%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (1.96%) Xcode
General
1 23 (45.10%) Retail
2 5 (9.80%) Finance
3 4 (7.84%) Marketing
4 3 (5.88%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.96%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 27 (52.94%) Developer
2 14 (27.45%) JavaScript Developer
3 11 (21.57%) Automation Tester
3 11 (21.57%) Tester
4 10 (19.61%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 10 (19.61%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 10 (19.61%) Selenium Tester
5 7 (13.73%) Team Leader
6 6 (11.76%) HTML CSS Developer
6 6 (11.76%) HTML Developer
6 6 (11.76%) Web Automation Tester
6 6 (11.76%) Web Tester
7 5 (9.80%) .NET Developer
7 5 (9.80%) C# Developer
8 4 (7.84%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (7.84%) Development Team Leader
8 4 (7.84%) Lead Developer
8 4 (7.84%) PHP Developer
8 4 (7.84%) Web Developer
8 4 (7.84%) Web Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (84.31%) HTML
2 31 (60.78%) CSS
3 21 (41.18%) XML
4 15 (29.41%) AngularJS
4 15 (29.41%) jQuery
5 11 (21.57%) RESTful
6 10 (19.61%) CSS3
6 10 (19.61%) J2EE
7 9 (17.65%) Web Services
8 8 (15.69%) Behat
8 8 (15.69%) HTML5
8 8 (15.69%) XHTML
9 7 (13.73%) .NET
9 7 (13.73%) ASP.NET
9 7 (13.73%) JSP
10 6 (11.76%) Hibernate
10 6 (11.76%) Spring
10 6 (11.76%) Struts
11 5 (9.80%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 5 (9.80%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (13.73%) User Experience
3 4 (7.84%) W3C
4 2 (3.92%) RIA
5 1 (1.96%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.96%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (23.53%) Unix
2 2 (3.92%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
1 27 (52.94%) E-Commerce
2 17 (33.33%) MVC
3 16 (31.37%) Front End Development
4 13 (25.49%) Web Development
5 12 (23.53%) Automated Testing
5 12 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (23.53%) Test Automation
6 11 (21.57%) Coaching
6 11 (21.57%) TDD
6 11 (21.57%) Test Scripting
7 10 (19.61%) Document Management
8 8 (15.69%) BDD
9 7 (13.73%) User Stories
10 6 (11.76%) Re-Platforming
11 5 (9.80%) CRM
11 5 (9.80%) System Testing
12 4 (7.84%) Mentoring
12 4 (7.84%) Scrum
12 4 (7.84%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (45.10%) SQL
2 20 (39.22%) Java
3 13 (25.49%) PHP
4 6 (11.76%) C#
5 5 (9.80%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.92%) Apex Code
6 2 (3.92%) SOQL
6 2 (3.92%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.96%) C
7 1 (1.96%) Scala
7 1 (1.96%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (1.96%) Degree
1 1 (1.96%) MCSA
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (21.57%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (9.80%) hybris
2 4 (7.84%) ATG
2 4 (7.84%) Oracle
2 4 (7.84%) Percussion
3 3 (5.88%) Intershop
4 2 (3.92%) IBM
4 2 (3.92%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (3.92%) Zend
5 1 (1.96%) HP
5 1 (1.96%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.96%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (1.96%) Sybase