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 1 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 3 5 8
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 21 30 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 18.58% 18.40% 23.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 61.76% 41.67% 50.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 9 8
Median daily rate £425 £375 £339
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +10.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £310 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £396 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.41% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
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
34 72 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 30.09% 44.17% 46.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 27 26
Median daily rate £394 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £400 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £332
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

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 1 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 1 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 41 (85.42%) HTML
2 29 (60.42%) CSS
3 25 (52.08%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (50.00%) E-Commerce
5 22 (45.83%) SQL
6 21 (43.75%) Retail
7 19 (39.58%) XML
8 18 (37.50%) Java
9 16 (33.33%) MVC
10 15 (31.25%) AngularJS
10 15 (31.25%) Front End Development
11 14 (29.17%) Magento
11 14 (29.17%) jQuery
12 13 (27.08%) PHP
12 13 (27.08%) DB2
13 12 (25.00%) Unix
13 12 (25.00%) Automated Testing
13 12 (25.00%) Web Development
13 12 (25.00%) Selenium
13 12 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (25.00%) Test Automation
13 12 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
14 11 (22.92%) Coaching
14 11 (22.92%) RESTful
14 11 (22.92%) WebDriver
14 11 (22.92%) Test Scripting
14 11 (22.92%) QA
14 11 (22.92%) Subversion
14 11 (22.92%) TDD
15 10 (20.83%) 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 4 (8.33%) JBoss
2 3 (6.25%) Apache
2 3 (6.25%) CMS
3 2 (4.17%) Node.js
4 1 (2.08%) MQSeries
4 1 (2.08%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.08%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 14 (29.17%) Magento
2 2 (4.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.25%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.25%) HTTP
2 1 (2.08%) HTTPS
2 1 (2.08%) Internet
2 1 (2.08%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (27.08%) DB2
2 6 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 4 (8.33%) DbVisualizer
3 4 (8.33%) Relational Database
4 3 (6.25%) MySQL
5 2 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (25.00%) Selenium
2 11 (22.92%) Subversion
2 11 (22.92%) WebDriver
3 9 (18.75%) Appium
3 9 (18.75%) Git (software)
3 9 (18.75%) PHPUnit
4 3 (6.25%) Cucumber
4 3 (6.25%) JIRA
4 3 (6.25%) Maven
4 3 (6.25%) Protractor
5 2 (4.17%) Ant
5 2 (4.17%) Jasmine
5 2 (4.17%) JUnit
5 2 (4.17%) Karma Test Runner
5 2 (4.17%) Mocha
5 2 (4.17%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.08%) HP UFT
6 1 (2.08%) LoadRunner
6 1 (2.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (2.08%) Xcode
General
1 21 (43.75%) Retail
2 5 (10.42%) Finance
3 4 (8.33%) Marketing
4 2 (4.17%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.08%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 25 (52.08%) Developer
2 13 (27.08%) JavaScript Developer
3 11 (22.92%) Automation Tester
3 11 (22.92%) Tester
4 10 (20.83%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 10 (20.83%) Selenium Tester
5 9 (18.75%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 7 (14.58%) Team Leader
6 7 (14.58%) Web Automation Tester
6 7 (14.58%) Web Tester
7 5 (10.42%) HTML CSS Developer
7 5 (10.42%) HTML Developer
8 4 (8.33%) .NET Developer
8 4 (8.33%) C# Developer
8 4 (8.33%) Development Team Leader
8 4 (8.33%) E-Commerce Developer
8 4 (8.33%) Lead Developer
8 4 (8.33%) Web Developer
8 4 (8.33%) Web Development Team Leader
8 4 (8.33%) Web Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (85.42%) HTML
2 29 (60.42%) CSS
3 19 (39.58%) XML
4 15 (31.25%) AngularJS
5 14 (29.17%) jQuery
6 11 (22.92%) RESTful
7 9 (18.75%) Behat
7 9 (18.75%) CSS3
8 8 (16.67%) J2EE
8 8 (16.67%) Web Services
8 8 (16.67%) XHTML
9 7 (14.58%) HTML5
10 6 (12.50%) .NET
10 6 (12.50%) ASP.NET
10 6 (12.50%) JSP
11 5 (10.42%) Hibernate
11 5 (10.42%) Spring
11 5 (10.42%) Struts
12 4 (8.33%) Ajax
12 4 (8.33%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (12.50%) User Experience
3 4 (8.33%) W3C
4 1 (2.08%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.08%) Replication
4 1 (2.08%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 12 (25.00%) Unix
2 2 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (52.08%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 16 (33.33%) MVC
4 15 (31.25%) Front End Development
5 12 (25.00%) Automated Testing
5 12 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 12 (25.00%) Web Development
6 11 (22.92%) Coaching
6 11 (22.92%) TDD
6 11 (22.92%) Test Scripting
7 10 (20.83%) Document Management
8 9 (18.75%) BDD
9 8 (16.67%) User Stories
10 7 (14.58%) Re-Platforming
11 4 (8.33%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
11 4 (8.33%) Mentoring
11 4 (8.33%) Scrum
11 4 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (8.33%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (45.83%) SQL
2 18 (37.50%) Java
3 13 (27.08%) PHP
4 5 (10.42%) C#
4 5 (10.42%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.17%) Apex Code
5 2 (4.17%) SOQL
5 2 (4.17%) TypeScript
6 1 (2.08%) C
6 1 (2.08%) Scala
6 1 (2.08%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (2.08%) Degree
1 1 (2.08%) MCSA
1 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (22.92%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (6.25%) ATG
1 3 (6.25%) hybris
1 3 (6.25%) Intershop
1 3 (6.25%) Oracle
1 3 (6.25%) Percussion
2 2 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (4.17%) Zend
3 1 (2.08%) HP
3 1 (2.08%) IBM
3 1 (2.08%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.08%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (2.08%) Sybase
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