The median contractor rate for a JavaScript Developer was £413 per day in advertised job vacancies in Brighton during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Developer
East Sussex / Brighton
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 20 38
Rank change year-on-year -6 +18  
Contract jobs requiring a JavaScript Developer 2 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 1.45% 5.29% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.54% 5.35% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 1
Median daily rate £413 £425 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.88% +41.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £379 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +8.21% -6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £22.54 -
% change year-on-year +88.55% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Brighton
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 130 187 221
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton 94.20% 98.94% 96.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 121 120
Median daily rate £340 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.20% +11.53%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 11
Median hourly rate £11.00 £15.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.66% -57.14%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

JavaScript Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Brighton that featured JavaScript Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for JavaScript Developer in Brighton

JavaScript Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JavaScript Developer in Brighton

JavaScript Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, JavaScript Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Brighton region featuring JavaScript Developer in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (66.67%) MVC
4 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (55.56%) NoSQL
4 5 (55.56%) .NET
4 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
5 3 (33.33%) CSS
6 2 (22.22%) OO
6 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
6 2 (22.22%) HTML5
6 2 (22.22%) CSS3
6 2 (22.22%) Front End Development
6 2 (22.22%) HTML
7 1 (11.11%) Vue.js
7 1 (11.11%) Redis
7 1 (11.11%) Functional Testing
7 1 (11.11%) Sass
7 1 (11.11%) Node.js
7 1 (11.11%) React
7 1 (11.11%) webpack
7 1 (11.11%) Event Store
7 1 (11.11%) ES6
7 1 (11.11%) RxJS
7 1 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (11.11%) Grunt
7 1 (11.11%) MVVM
7 1 (11.11%) Subversion
7 1 (11.11%) jQuery

JavaScript Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) NoSQL
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) Event Store
2 1 (11.11%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) Grunt
2 1 (11.11%) Subversion
2 1 (11.11%) webpack
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 5 (55.56%) .NET
2 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (33.33%) CSS
4 2 (22.22%) CSS3
4 2 (22.22%) HTML
4 2 (22.22%) HTML5
5 1 (11.11%) jQuery
5 1 (11.11%) Node.js
5 1 (11.11%) React
5 1 (11.11%) RxJS
5 1 (11.11%) Sass
5 1 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (11.11%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) e-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) MVC
3 2 (22.22%) Front End Development
3 2 (22.22%) OO
4 1 (11.11%) Functional Testing
4 1 (11.11%) MVVM
4 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) ES6