Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for JavaScript skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited JavaScript over the 6 months to 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Bedfordshire > Bedford
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 12 14
Rank change year-on-year -1 +2 +5
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 4 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedford 5.56% 6.48% 3.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.39% 17.07% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 2
Bedford median daily rate £375 £350 £362
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -3.38% +20.75%
10th Percentile £185 £286 £342
90th Percentile £428 £440 £377
Bedfordshire median daily rate £350 £400 £360
% change year-on-year -12.50% +11.11% +16.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedford median hourly rate - - -
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - £42.50

JavaScript is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Bedford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 23 41 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedford 31.94% 37.96% 33.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 33 21
Bedford median daily rate £344 £450 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.61% +26.40% +1.71%
10th Percentile £315 £213 £285
90th Percentile £438 £450 £450
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £388
% change year-on-year +5.88% +9.68% -3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedford median hourly rate - - -
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £45.39 £12.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +278.25% -71.76% +17.35%

JavaScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

Job postings citing JavaScript as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedford.

Job vacancy trend for JavaScript in Bedford

JavaScript
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing JavaScript in Bedford.

Contractor daily rate trend for JavaScript in Bedford

JavaScript
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bedford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JavaScript in Bedford over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JavaScript in Bedford

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 Bedford region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) PHP
2 2 (50.00%) Capita
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (25.00%) Angular 2
3 1 (25.00%) JSUnit
3 1 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (25.00%) Drupal
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) CMS
3 1 (25.00%) Content Management
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2

JavaScript
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford 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 1 (25.00%) CMS
1 1 (25.00%) Drupal
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) JSUnit
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Angular Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Digital Project Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Web Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Web Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Junior
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Digital Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (25.00%) Angular 2
3 1 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Content Management
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Capita