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 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 8 1 7
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +6
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 13 32 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 11.02% 33.68% 13.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.14% 71.11% 34.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 18 4
Median daily rate £500 £410 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.95% +11.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £304 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £433 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £354 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +1.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.75 £30.20
% change year-on-year
+5.80% +28.31%

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
35 45 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 29.66% 47.37% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 23 18
Median daily rate £463 £385 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.12% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £654 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +12.67%

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 25 February 2017.

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 25 February 2017, 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 23 (71.88%) HTML
2 19 (59.38%) Java
3 17 (53.13%) E-Commerce
4 16 (50.00%) IBM
4 16 (50.00%) Web Services
4 16 (50.00%) XML
4 16 (50.00%) WebSphere
5 15 (46.88%) CSS
6 13 (40.63%) OO
7 12 (37.50%) J2EE
8 11 (34.38%) SQL
9 10 (31.25%) XHTML
9 10 (31.25%) Magento
10 9 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (28.13%) MVC
10 9 (28.13%) PHP
10 9 (28.13%) .NET
10 9 (28.13%) JSP
11 8 (25.00%) Linux
11 8 (25.00%) JSON
12 7 (21.88%) Git (software)
12 7 (21.88%) Open Source
12 7 (21.88%) Zend
12 7 (21.88%) Internet
12 7 (21.88%) XSLT
12 7 (21.88%) Unix
12 7 (21.88%) DB2
13 6 (18.75%) MySQL
13 6 (18.75%) Servlets
13 6 (18.75%) SOAP

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 16 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (18.75%) Apache
2 6 (18.75%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (9.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (9.38%) Apache Solr
3 3 (9.38%) CMS
3 3 (9.38%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (9.38%) MQSeries
4 1 (3.13%) Drupal
4 1 (3.13%) NServiceBus
Business Applications
1 10 (31.25%) Magento
2 2 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (6.25%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Boomi
1 2 (6.25%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.88%) Internet
2 4 (12.50%) HTTP
3 1 (3.13%) HTTPS
3 1 (3.13%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.88%) DB2
2 6 (18.75%) MySQL
2 6 (18.75%) Relational Database
3 4 (12.50%) DbVisualizer
4 3 (9.38%) Jackrabbit
4 3 (9.38%) RDBMS
4 3 (9.38%) Sybase ASE
5 2 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (6.25%) MongoDB
5 2 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
6 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Git (software)
2 4 (12.50%) Appium
2 4 (12.50%) Cucumber
2 4 (12.50%) JIRA
2 4 (12.50%) Selenium
2 4 (12.50%) SoapUI
2 4 (12.50%) WebDriver
3 3 (9.38%) Ant
3 3 (9.38%) Eclipse
3 3 (9.38%) JUnit
3 3 (9.38%) Log4j
3 3 (9.38%) Mockito
3 3 (9.38%) Subversion
3 3 (9.38%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 5 (15.63%) Retail
2 2 (6.25%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.13%) Games
Job Titles
1 28 (87.50%) Developer
2 10 (31.25%) Java Developer
3 8 (25.00%) WebSphere Developer
4 6 (18.75%) Magento Developer
5 5 (15.63%) E-Commerce Developer
6 4 (12.50%) Automation Tester
6 4 (12.50%) Java Automation Tester
6 4 (12.50%) Java WebSphere Developer
6 4 (12.50%) Selenium Automation Tester
6 4 (12.50%) Selenium Tester
6 4 (12.50%) Tester
7 3 (9.38%) Integration Developer
7 3 (9.38%) J2EE Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Java E-Commerce Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Senior Developer
8 2 (6.25%) .NET Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Elasticsearch Developer
8 2 (6.25%) PHP Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Solr Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (71.88%) HTML
2 16 (50.00%) Web Services
2 16 (50.00%) XML
3 15 (46.88%) CSS
4 12 (37.50%) J2EE
5 10 (31.25%) XHTML
6 9 (28.13%) .NET
6 9 (28.13%) JSP
7 8 (25.00%) JSON
8 7 (21.88%) XSLT
9 6 (18.75%) EJB
9 6 (18.75%) IBM Integration Bus
9 6 (18.75%) REST
9 6 (18.75%) Servlets
9 6 (18.75%) SOAP
10 5 (15.63%) RESTful
11 4 (12.50%) Ajax
11 4 (12.50%) LAMP
11 4 (12.50%) WebSphere MQ
11 4 (12.50%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (15.63%) DataPower
2 3 (9.38%) User Experience
3 2 (6.25%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.13%) Digital Media
4 1 (3.13%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.00%) Linux
2 7 (21.88%) Unix
3 3 (9.38%) HPUX
3 3 (9.38%) Solaris
4 2 (6.25%) Windows
5 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (53.13%) E-Commerce
2 13 (40.63%) OO
3 9 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (28.13%) MVC
4 7 (21.88%) Open Source
5 6 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (18.75%) OO PHP
6 4 (12.50%) API Development
6 4 (12.50%) Automated Testing
6 4 (12.50%) Coaching
6 4 (12.50%) CRM
6 4 (12.50%) Document Management
6 4 (12.50%) System Testing
6 4 (12.50%) Test Automation
6 4 (12.50%) Test Scripting
7 3 (9.38%) DevOps
7 3 (9.38%) RAD
7 3 (9.38%) UML
8 2 (6.25%) Configuration Management
8 2 (6.25%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (59.38%) Java
2 11 (34.38%) SQL
3 9 (28.13%) PHP
4 3 (9.38%) Bash Shell
4 3 (9.38%) C#
4 3 (9.38%) Perl
4 3 (9.38%) T-SQL
5 2 (6.25%) C
6 1 (3.13%) Apple Swift
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 16 (50.00%) IBM
2 7 (21.88%) Zend
3 4 (12.50%) hybris
4 3 (9.38%) ATG
4 3 (9.38%) Blue Martini
4 3 (9.38%) Elastic Path
4 3 (9.38%) Interwoven
4 3 (9.38%) Sybase
5 2 (6.25%) Dell
5 2 (6.25%) SAP
6 1 (3.13%) Oracle
6 1 (3.13%) ServiceNow