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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 15 2 8
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +6
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 13 36 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 7.30% 25.71% 15.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.31% 44.44% 43.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 18 8
Median daily rate £340 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.20% -3.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £36.50 £33.73
% change year-on-year
+17.80% +8.22%
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
64 81 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 35.96% 57.86% 35.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 36 26
Median daily rate £340 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £350 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £425 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
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 28 August 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 28 August 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 27 (81.82%) HTML
2 22 (66.67%) CSS
3 19 (57.58%) E-Commerce
4 15 (45.45%) XML
4 15 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (45.45%) Retail
5 14 (42.42%) Java
5 14 (42.42%) SQL
6 12 (36.36%) Web Services
6 12 (36.36%) MVC
7 11 (33.33%) PHP
8 10 (30.30%) jQuery
8 10 (30.30%) Magento
9 9 (27.27%) J2EE
9 9 (27.27%) JSP
10 8 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (21.21%) XHTML
11 7 (21.21%) Web Development
12 6 (18.18%) Spring
12 6 (18.18%) Hibernate
12 6 (18.18%) EJB
12 6 (18.18%) Struts
12 6 (18.18%) MySQL
12 6 (18.18%) DB2
12 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
12 6 (18.18%) AngularJS
12 6 (18.18%) Relational Database
12 6 (18.18%) hybris
13 5 (15.15%) HTML5
13 5 (15.15%) Git (software)

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 (15.15%) Apache
1 5 (15.15%) JBoss
2 4 (12.12%) CMS
2 4 (12.12%) WebSphere
3 2 (6.06%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (3.03%) DNN
4 1 (3.03%) IBM Connections
4 1 (3.03%) IBM Domino
4 1 (3.03%) IBM Notes
4 1 (3.03%) NServiceBus
4 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (30.30%) Magento
2 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) HTTP
2 4 (12.12%) Internet
3 1 (3.03%) HTTPS
3 1 (3.03%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.18%) DB2
1 6 (18.18%) MySQL
1 6 (18.18%) Relational Database
1 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.06%) DbVisualizer
3 2 (6.06%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.03%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Git (software)
1 5 (15.15%) Selenium
1 5 (15.15%) Subversion
1 5 (15.15%) WebDriver
2 4 (12.12%) Appium
3 3 (9.09%) PHPUnit
4 2 (6.06%) Ant
4 2 (6.06%) Cucumber
4 2 (6.06%) Jasmine
4 2 (6.06%) JIRA
4 2 (6.06%) JUnit
4 2 (6.06%) Karma Test Runner
4 2 (6.06%) Maven
4 2 (6.06%) Mocha
5 1 (3.03%) Protractor
5 1 (3.03%) SoapUI
5 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
5 1 (3.03%) Xcode
General
1 15 (45.45%) Retail
2 4 (12.12%) Marketing
3 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.03%) Finance
4 1 (3.03%) Games
Job Titles
1 23 (69.70%) Developer
2 9 (27.27%) E-Commerce Developer
2 9 (27.27%) JavaScript Developer
3 7 (21.21%) PHP Developer
4 5 (15.15%) Automation Tester
4 5 (15.15%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
4 5 (15.15%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 5 (15.15%) Java Developer
4 5 (15.15%) Magento Developer
4 5 (15.15%) PHP Magento Developer
4 5 (15.15%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 5 (15.15%) Selenium Tester
4 5 (15.15%) Tester
5 4 (12.12%) LAMP Developer
5 4 (12.12%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 3 (9.09%) .NET Developer
6 3 (9.09%) HTML CSS Developer
6 3 (9.09%) HTML Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Lead Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (81.82%) HTML
2 22 (66.67%) CSS
3 15 (45.45%) XML
4 12 (36.36%) Web Services
5 10 (30.30%) jQuery
6 9 (27.27%) J2EE
6 9 (27.27%) JSP
7 7 (21.21%) XHTML
8 6 (18.18%) AngularJS
8 6 (18.18%) EJB
8 6 (18.18%) Hibernate
8 6 (18.18%) Spring
8 6 (18.18%) Struts
9 5 (15.15%) Ajax
9 5 (15.15%) CSS3
9 5 (15.15%) HTML5
9 5 (15.15%) XSL
10 4 (12.12%) LAMP
10 4 (12.12%) RESTful
10 4 (12.12%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (15.15%) User Experience
3 2 (6.06%) RIA
4 1 (3.03%) Digital Media
4 1 (3.03%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.15%) Unix
2 4 (12.12%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (57.58%) E-Commerce
2 15 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (36.36%) MVC
4 7 (21.21%) Web Development
5 5 (15.15%) Automated Testing
5 5 (15.15%) Coaching
5 5 (15.15%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (15.15%) Document Management
5 5 (15.15%) Front End Development
5 5 (15.15%) OO
5 5 (15.15%) OO PHP
5 5 (15.15%) Test Automation
5 5 (15.15%) Test Scripting
6 4 (12.12%) CRM
6 4 (12.12%) Open Source
7 3 (9.09%) BDD
7 3 (9.09%) Re-Platforming
7 3 (9.09%) Scrum
7 3 (9.09%) SEO
7 3 (9.09%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 14 (42.42%) Java
1 14 (42.42%) SQL
2 11 (33.33%) PHP
3 4 (12.12%) T-SQL
4 3 (9.09%) C#
5 2 (6.06%) TypeScript
6 1 (3.03%) C
6 1 (3.03%) LotusScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) Degree
1 1 (3.03%) IBM Certification
1 1 (3.03%) MCSA
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) hybris
2 5 (15.15%) IBM
2 5 (15.15%) Zend
3 4 (12.12%) ATG
3 4 (12.12%) Oracle
3 4 (12.12%) Percussion
4 3 (9.09%) Intershop
5 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
5 2 (6.06%) Sybase
6 1 (3.03%) Lotus
6 1 (3.03%) PeopleSoft