The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 9 9 12
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 15 27 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 14.02% 18.49% 16.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.88% 44.26% 28.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 4
Average daily rate
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£369 £350 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.35% -30.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £305
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +6.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- -2.98%
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
43 61 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 40.19% 41.78% 57.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 18 25
Average daily rate £363 £345 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.07% -23.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £299 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £481 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Watford region citing JavaScript also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited JavaScript.

1 19 (90.48%) HTML
1 19 (90.48%) CSS
2 13 (61.90%) User Experience
3 10 (47.62%) E-Commerce
4 9 (42.86%) Degree
5 8 (38.10%) Java
5 8 (38.10%) Mobile App
6 7 (33.33%) Semantic HTML
6 7 (33.33%) OO
7 6 (28.57%) XHTML
7 6 (28.57%) JSP
7 6 (28.57%) JSTL
7 6 (28.57%) jQuery
7 6 (28.57%) CMS
7 6 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (23.81%) HTML5
8 5 (23.81%) CSS3
8 5 (23.81%) Apple iOS
8 5 (23.81%) iOS Development
8 5 (23.81%) W3C
9 4 (19.05%) IBM
9 4 (19.05%) Blackberry
9 4 (19.05%) Xcode
9 4 (19.05%) Objective-C
9 4 (19.05%) Android SDK
9 4 (19.05%) Android Development
9 4 (19.05%) iOS SDK
9 4 (19.05%) Axure RP
9 4 (19.05%) PhoneGap
9 4 (19.05%) Worklight

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Watford region citing JavaScript also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited JavaScript. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (28.57%) CMS
2 3 (14.29%) Adobe CQ
3 2 (9.52%) Drupal
4 1 (4.76%) LiveLink
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) OmniGraffle
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) MySQL
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Xcode
1 4 (19.05%) Axure RP
2 3 (14.29%) Grunt
2 3 (14.29%) Bower
3 2 (9.52%) Subversion
3 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
3 2 (9.52%) Mercurial
General
1 3 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (71.43%) Developer
2 6 (28.57%) Front-End Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Mobile Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 4 (19.05%) UX Designer
4 4 (19.05%) Designer
4 4 (19.05%) Lead Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Designer
5 3 (14.29%) Senior UX Designer
6 2 (9.52%) Senior UI Designer
6 2 (9.52%) UI Designer
6 2 (9.52%) Drupal Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Interface Designer
7 1 (4.76%) Service Manager
7 1 (4.76%) Java Developer
7 1 (4.76%) .NET Developer
7 1 (4.76%) C# Developer
7 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (4.76%) SQL Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Lead C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (90.48%) CSS
1 19 (90.48%) HTML
2 7 (33.33%) Semantic HTML
3 6 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 6 (28.57%) XHTML
3 6 (28.57%) JSP
3 6 (28.57%) JSTL
3 6 (28.57%) jQuery
4 5 (23.81%) HTML5
4 5 (23.81%) CSS3
5 4 (19.05%) PhoneGap
5 4 (19.05%) Android SDK
5 4 (19.05%) iOS SDK
5 4 (19.05%) Worklight
6 3 (14.29%) Sass
6 3 (14.29%) AngularJS
7 2 (9.52%) Laravel
7 2 (9.52%) Yii
7 2 (9.52%) Symfony
7 2 (9.52%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (61.90%) User Experience
2 8 (38.10%) Mobile App
3 5 (23.81%) W3C
4 4 (19.05%) Blackberry
4 4 (19.05%) iPhone
4 4 (19.05%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Apple iOS
2 4 (19.05%) Android
3 1 (4.76%) UNIX
3 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) E-Commerce
2 7 (33.33%) OO
3 5 (23.81%) iOS Development
4 4 (19.05%) Android Development
5 3 (14.29%) Validation
5 3 (14.29%) MVC
5 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (9.52%) Customer Engagement
6 2 (9.52%) Scrum
7 1 (4.76%) Migration
7 1 (4.76%) Information Architecture
7 1 (4.76%) BDD
7 1 (4.76%) High Availability
7 1 (4.76%) TDD
7 1 (4.76%) Competitor Analysis
7 1 (4.76%) Web Development
7 1 (4.76%) Usability Testing
7 1 (4.76%) Workflow
7 1 (4.76%) ITIL
7 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) Java
2 4 (19.05%) Objective-C
3 2 (9.52%) PHP5
3 2 (9.52%) PHP
3 2 (9.52%) C#
3 2 (9.52%) SQL
4 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) IBM
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle
2 2 (9.52%) Zend
3 1 (4.76%) HP
3 1 (4.76%) Open Text
3 1 (4.76%) RedDot
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