The first table below looks at the demand for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the West Yorkshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 15 17 28
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +11
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 164 100 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 9.10% 7.55% 5.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.95% 22.57% 16.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 51 65
Average daily rate £300 £313 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £17.50 £24.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.08% +6.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- +27.27%
Programming Languages Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
747 443 537
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 41.43% 33.43% 30.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 526 233 308
Average daily rate £320 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £234 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 19 19
Average hourly rate £25.75 £14.25 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.70% -1.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £11.00 £11.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £32.75 £38.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
JavaScript
Yorkshire

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JavaScript across the West Yorkshire region.

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

JavaScript
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

JavaScript Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript across the West Yorkshire region.

JavaScript Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

JavaScript
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +4 150 £300 - 57
Bradford -4 5 £350 +7.69% 6
Halifax -5 2 £325 -1.66% 9
Huddersfield -1 1 £250 - 6
Wakefield - 1 £275 - 4
Wetherby - - - - 2
Otley - - - -
Pontefract - - - -
Castleford - - - -
JavaScript
Yorkshire

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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.

1 221 (77.27%) HTML
2 182 (63.64%) CSS
3 125 (43.71%) jQuery
4 104 (36.36%) HTML5
5 97 (33.92%) PHP
6 92 (32.17%) Agile Software Development
7 80 (27.97%) MVC
8 73 (25.52%) .NET
9 69 (24.13%) Java
10 67 (23.43%) C#
11 66 (23.08%) CSS3
12 64 (22.38%) SQL
13 59 (20.63%) SQL Server
13 59 (20.63%) ASP.NET
14 53 (18.53%) Scrum
15 50 (17.48%) Web Services
16 48 (16.78%) TDD
17 39 (13.64%) OO
18 37 (12.94%) XML
18 37 (12.94%) Web Development
19 36 (12.59%) MySQL
20 34 (11.89%) Spring
20 34 (11.89%) ASP.NET MVC
20 34 (11.89%) Responsive Web Design
21 32 (11.19%) Ajax
22 27 (9.44%) Linux
22 27 (9.44%) JSON
23 26 (9.09%) Visual Studio
24 25 (8.74%) OOP
24 25 (8.74%) Zend

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 14 (4.90%) SharePoint
2 10 (3.50%) Tomcat
2 10 (3.50%) Apache
2 10 (3.50%) IIS
3 9 (3.15%) Apache Solr
3 9 (3.15%) CMS
4 8 (2.80%) WordPress
4 8 (2.80%) Node.js
5 6 (2.10%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (1.40%) Drupal
7 3 (1.05%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (0.70%) OpenEdge
9 1 (0.35%) Apache ServiceMix
9 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.35%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.35%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.35%) nginx
9 1 (0.35%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.35%) WebLogic
Applications
1 18 (6.29%) Photoshop
2 7 (2.45%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (1.40%) MS Office
4 3 (1.05%) InfoPath
4 3 (1.05%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (4.55%) Magento
2 1 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.35%) Office 365
2 1 (0.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.55%) Internet
2 3 (1.05%) HTTP
3 1 (0.35%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (20.63%) SQL Server
2 36 (12.59%) MySQL
3 15 (5.24%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (3.15%) Relational Database
4 9 (3.15%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (2.80%) RDBMS
5 8 (2.80%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (2.10%) WebFOCUS
7 5 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.05%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.70%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.35%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.35%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.35%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 26 (9.09%) Visual Studio
2 19 (6.64%) Git (software)
3 15 (5.24%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (4.20%) PhoneGap
5 11 (3.85%) Maven
6 10 (3.50%) JUnit
6 10 (3.50%) Selenium
6 10 (3.50%) Jenkins
7 9 (3.15%) Hudson
7 9 (3.15%) Subversion
8 8 (2.80%) TeamCity
9 7 (2.45%) NUnit
9 7 (2.45%) JIRA
10 5 (1.75%) Eclipse
11 3 (1.05%) Appcelerator Titanium
12 2 (0.70%) WebSpeed
12 2 (0.70%) EasyMock
12 2 (0.70%) Jasmine
12 2 (0.70%) UltraEdit
12 2 (0.70%) WebDriver
General
1 17 (5.94%) Finance
2 14 (4.90%) Telecoms
3 6 (2.10%) Back Office
4 5 (1.75%) Marketing
5 3 (1.05%) Publishing
6 2 (0.70%) Games
6 2 (0.70%) Retail
7 1 (0.35%) Electronics
7 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.35%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 246 (86.01%) Developer
2 51 (17.83%) UI Developer
3 49 (17.13%) Web Developer
4 46 (16.08%) Front-End Developer
5 45 (15.73%) PHP Developer
6 41 (14.34%) UI Programmer
7 33 (11.54%) .NET Developer
8 28 (9.79%) Java Developer
9 21 (7.34%) Front-End Web Developer
10 19 (6.64%) JavaScript Developer
11 10 (3.50%) Senior Developer
11 10 (3.50%) ASP.NET Developer
12 9 (3.15%) C# Developer
12 9 (3.15%) Software Developer
12 9 (3.15%) Tester
13 8 (2.80%) Software Engineer
13 8 (2.80%) Consultant
13 8 (2.80%) Mobile Developer
14 7 (2.45%) C# .NET Developer
15 6 (2.10%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 221 (77.27%) HTML
2 182 (63.64%) CSS
3 125 (43.71%) jQuery
4 104 (36.36%) HTML5
5 73 (25.52%) .NET
6 66 (23.08%) CSS3
7 59 (20.63%) ASP.NET
8 50 (17.48%) Web Services
9 37 (12.94%) XML
10 34 (11.89%) Spring
10 34 (11.89%) ASP.NET MVC
11 32 (11.19%) Ajax
12 27 (9.44%) JSON
13 21 (7.34%) Sass
13 21 (7.34%) Symfony
14 20 (6.99%) XHTML
15 19 (6.64%) J2EE
15 19 (6.64%) .NET Framework
16 17 (5.94%) JSP
17 16 (5.59%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 22 (7.69%) Mobile App
2 10 (3.50%) NHS
2 10 (3.50%) Computer Science
3 9 (3.15%) 3D Graphics
4 7 (2.45%) Social Media
5 5 (1.75%) W3C
5 5 (1.75%) Blackberry
6 4 (1.40%) Smartphone
6 4 (1.40%) Open Source
7 3 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.05%) Graphic Design
7 3 (1.05%) iPhone
7 3 (1.05%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.05%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.35%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.35%) iPad
8 1 (0.35%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 27 (9.44%) Linux
2 19 (6.64%) Windows
3 12 (4.20%) UNIX
3 12 (4.20%) Android
4 10 (3.50%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.40%) Windows Mobile
5 4 (1.40%) Windows Phone
6 3 (1.05%) BlackBerry OS
6 3 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.05%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.70%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (32.17%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (27.97%) MVC
3 53 (18.53%) Scrum
4 48 (16.78%) TDD
5 39 (13.64%) OO
6 37 (12.94%) Web Development
7 34 (11.89%) Responsive Web Design
8 25 (8.74%) OOP
8 25 (8.74%) Unit Testing
9 24 (8.39%) Web Design
10 18 (6.29%) Software Engineering
11 17 (5.94%) Continuous Integration
12 16 (5.59%) Automated Testing
13 14 (4.90%) E-Commerce
14 12 (4.20%) Kanban
14 12 (4.20%) Dependency Injection
15 11 (3.85%) Data Management
15 11 (3.85%) Project Management
16 10 (3.50%) Configuration Management
17 9 (3.15%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 97 (33.92%) PHP
2 69 (24.13%) Java
3 67 (23.43%) C#
4 64 (22.38%) SQL
5 10 (3.50%) VB.NET
5 10 (3.50%) Ruby
6 8 (2.80%) PHP5
7 7 (2.45%) C++
8 5 (1.75%) VB
8 5 (1.75%) Python
9 4 (1.40%) XAML
10 3 (1.05%) VB6
10 3 (1.05%) VBA
11 2 (0.70%) Progress 4GL
11 2 (0.70%) PHP4
11 2 (0.70%) XPath
12 1 (0.35%) CoffeeScript
12 1 (0.35%) Scala
12 1 (0.35%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.35%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 7 (2.45%) Degree
2 3 (1.05%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.35%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (0.35%) ISEB
3 1 (0.35%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.85%) QA
2 7 (2.45%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (0.35%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 8 (2.80%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.40%) Puppet
3 3 (1.05%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 25 (8.74%) Zend
2 22 (7.69%) Adobe
3 19 (6.64%) Oracle
4 18 (6.29%) Microsoft
5 11 (3.85%) Sencha
6 10 (3.50%) Google
7 9 (3.15%) hybris
8 6 (2.10%) EPiServer
9 5 (1.75%) Facebook
9 5 (1.75%) Twitter
10 4 (1.40%) JBoss
10 4 (1.40%) Apple
11 3 (1.05%) Appcelerator
11 3 (1.05%) QNX
11 3 (1.05%) JD Edwards
12 2 (0.70%) Progress
13 1 (0.35%) Netbiscuits
13 1 (0.35%) Kony
13 1 (0.35%) Xamarin
13 1 (0.35%) Volantis
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