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 22 January 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 13 3 12
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +9
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 7 25 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 6.73% 25.25% 8.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.33% 58.14% 23.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 3
Median daily rate £513 £413 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.24% +6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £314 £378
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £424 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.25 £35.00 £32.25
% change year-on-year
-2.14% +8.52%

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
30 43 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 28.85% 43.43% 33.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 19 16
Median daily rate £456 £410 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.28% +5.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +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 22 January 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 22 January 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 28 (93.33%) HTML
2 22 (73.33%) E-Commerce
3 20 (66.67%) CSS
4 17 (56.67%) Web Services
5 14 (46.67%) Java
5 14 (46.67%) XHTML
5 14 (46.67%) Magento
6 13 (43.33%) J2EE
7 12 (40.00%) PHP
7 12 (40.00%) OO
7 12 (40.00%) IBM
7 12 (40.00%) MVC
7 12 (40.00%) WebSphere
8 11 (36.67%) XML
9 10 (33.33%) SQL
9 10 (33.33%) Zend
10 9 (30.00%) Linux
10 9 (30.00%) OO PHP
11 8 (26.67%) Relational Database
11 8 (26.67%) Apache
11 8 (26.67%) Internet
11 8 (26.67%) DB2
11 8 (26.67%) MySQL
11 8 (26.67%) Unix
11 8 (26.67%) JSP
11 8 (26.67%) Git (software)
12 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (23.33%) Servlets
12 7 (23.33%) EJB
12 7 (23.33%) XSL

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 12 (40.00%) WebSphere
2 8 (26.67%) Apache
3 7 (23.33%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (10.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Apache Solr
4 3 (10.00%) CMS
4 3 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (10.00%) MQSeries
5 1 (3.33%) Drupal
5 1 (3.33%) NServiceBus
Business Applications
1 14 (46.67%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 8 (26.67%) Internet
2 5 (16.67%) HTTP
3 1 (3.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (26.67%) DB2
1 8 (26.67%) MySQL
1 8 (26.67%) Relational Database
2 5 (16.67%) DbVisualizer
3 3 (10.00%) Jackrabbit
3 3 (10.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.33%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.33%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 8 (26.67%) Git (software)
2 5 (16.67%) Appium
2 5 (16.67%) Cucumber
2 5 (16.67%) JIRA
2 5 (16.67%) Selenium
2 5 (16.67%) SoapUI
2 5 (16.67%) WebDriver
3 3 (10.00%) Ant
3 3 (10.00%) Eclipse
3 3 (10.00%) JUnit
3 3 (10.00%) Log4j
3 3 (10.00%) Mockito
3 3 (10.00%) Subversion
3 3 (10.00%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 6 (20.00%) Retail
2 2 (6.67%) Games
2 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (83.33%) Developer
2 9 (30.00%) Magento Developer
3 8 (26.67%) E-Commerce Developer
3 8 (26.67%) Java Developer
4 5 (16.67%) Automation Tester
4 5 (16.67%) Java Automation Tester
4 5 (16.67%) PHP Developer
4 5 (16.67%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 5 (16.67%) Selenium Tester
4 5 (16.67%) Tester
5 4 (13.33%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Java WebSphere Developer
5 4 (13.33%) PHP Magento Developer
5 4 (13.33%) WebSphere Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (10.00%) J2EE Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Java E-Commerce Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (10.00%) LAMP Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (93.33%) HTML
2 20 (66.67%) CSS
3 17 (56.67%) Web Services
4 14 (46.67%) XHTML
5 13 (43.33%) J2EE
6 11 (36.67%) XML
7 8 (26.67%) JSP
8 7 (23.33%) EJB
8 7 (23.33%) Servlets
8 7 (23.33%) XSL
9 6 (20.00%) LAMP
10 5 (16.67%) Gherkin
10 5 (16.67%) SOAP
11 4 (13.33%) Ajax
11 4 (13.33%) JSON
11 4 (13.33%) REST
12 3 (10.00%) JMS
12 3 (10.00%) JSTL
12 3 (10.00%) Struts
12 3 (10.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.00%) User Experience
3 1 (3.33%) Digital Media
3 1 (3.33%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 9 (30.00%) Linux
2 8 (26.67%) Unix
3 3 (10.00%) HPUX
3 3 (10.00%) Solaris
4 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (73.33%) E-Commerce
2 12 (40.00%) MVC
2 12 (40.00%) OO
3 9 (30.00%) OO PHP
4 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (16.67%) Automated Testing
5 5 (16.67%) Coaching
5 5 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (16.67%) Document Management
5 5 (16.67%) Open Source
5 5 (16.67%) System Testing
5 5 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 5 (16.67%) Test Scripting
6 3 (10.00%) Front End Development
6 3 (10.00%) RAD
6 3 (10.00%) UML
7 2 (6.67%) CRM
7 2 (6.67%) Web Development
8 1 (3.33%) Software Engineering
8 1 (3.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (46.67%) Java
2 12 (40.00%) PHP
3 10 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (10.00%) Bash Shell
4 3 (10.00%) Perl
5 2 (6.67%) C#
6 1 (3.33%) Apple Swift
6 1 (3.33%) C
6 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) Varnish
Vendors
1 12 (40.00%) IBM
2 10 (33.33%) Zend
3 5 (16.67%) hybris
4 3 (10.00%) ATG
4 3 (10.00%) Blue Martini
4 3 (10.00%) Elastic Path
4 3 (10.00%) Interwoven
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle
5 1 (3.33%) ServiceNow
5 1 (3.33%) Sybase