Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton 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 17 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)
East Sussex > Brighton
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 2 2
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 +2
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 66 105 123
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 21.29% 30.26% 31.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.93% 48.61% 52.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 57 68
Brighton median daily rate £375 £325 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% +6.12% +11.36%
10th Percentile £225 £258 £225
90th Percentile £613 £475 £500
East Sussex median daily rate £360 £338 £323
% change year-on-year +6.67% +4.65% +17.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Brighton median hourly rate - - £40.00
East Sussex median hourly rate - - £40.00

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 Brighton with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Brighton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 174 216 235
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 56.13% 62.25% 59.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 118 141
Brighton median daily rate £375 £351 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.76% +8.08% -3.70%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £225
90th Percentile £575 £525 £500
East Sussex median daily rate £350 £363 £340
% change year-on-year -3.45% +6.62% +4.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 7
Brighton median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £26.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +57.89% +33.00%
10th Percentile £37.00 £27.69 £16.61
90th Percentile £46.50 £44.00 £40.00
East Sussex median hourly rate £41.25 £42.00 £26.60
% change year-on-year -1.79% +57.89% +23.26%

JavaScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

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

Job vacancy trend for JavaScript in Brighton

JavaScript
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JavaScript in Brighton

JavaScript
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JavaScript in Brighton over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JavaScript in Brighton

JavaScript
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JavaScript in Brighton

For the 6 months to 17 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 Brighton region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 51 (77.27%) HTML
2 49 (74.24%) CSS
3 25 (37.88%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (33.33%) Front End Development
5 19 (28.79%) jQuery
6 17 (25.76%) Git (software)
6 17 (25.76%) HTML5
6 17 (25.76%) REST
6 17 (25.76%) Java
7 16 (24.24%) SQL
7 16 (24.24%) Web Development
8 15 (22.73%) AngularJS
9 14 (21.21%) Spring
9 14 (21.21%) .NET
9 14 (21.21%) PHP
9 14 (21.21%) XML
10 13 (19.70%) C#
10 13 (19.70%) MySQL
10 13 (19.70%) Hibernate
11 12 (18.18%) Ajax
12 11 (16.67%) Apache
13 10 (15.15%) Linux
13 10 (15.15%) Scala
13 10 (15.15%) Docker
14 9 (13.64%) React
14 9 (13.64%) Sass
14 9 (13.64%) Node.js
14 9 (13.64%) HTTP
14 9 (13.64%) J2EE
15 8 (12.12%) SQL Server

JavaScript
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:

Application Platforms
1 11 (16.67%) Apache
2 8 (12.12%) JBoss
2 8 (12.12%) WebLogic
3 3 (4.55%) Moodle
4 2 (3.03%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (3.03%) CMS
4 2 (3.03%) Jetty
4 2 (3.03%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.03%) WordPress
5 1 (1.52%) Confluence
5 1 (1.52%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.52%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (1.52%) InVision
1 1 (1.52%) OmniGraffle
1 1 (1.52%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.09%) npm
2 1 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.52%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
2 1 (1.52%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.64%) HTTP
2 8 (12.12%) SSL
2 8 (12.12%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (19.70%) MySQL
2 8 (12.12%) MongoDB
2 8 (12.12%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.03%) MariaDB
3 2 (3.03%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.52%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 17 (25.76%) Git (software)
2 8 (12.12%) Eclipse
2 8 (12.12%) IntelliJ
2 8 (12.12%) JUnit
2 8 (12.12%) Selenium
3 5 (7.58%) JIRA
4 3 (4.55%) Subversion
5 2 (3.03%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.52%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (1.52%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.52%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (1.52%) Grunt
6 1 (1.52%) gulp
6 1 (1.52%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.52%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (1.52%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.52%) Mocha
6 1 (1.52%) PostCSS
6 1 (1.52%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.52%) webpack
General
1 4 (6.06%) Finance
2 1 (1.52%) Games
2 1 (1.52%) Law
Job Titles
1 60 (90.91%) Developer
2 17 (25.76%) JavaScript Developer
3 15 (22.73%) Java Developer
4 13 (19.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 12 (18.18%) PHP Developer
6 10 (15.15%) HTML Developer
6 10 (15.15%) Java Scala Developer
6 10 (15.15%) Scala Developer
7 8 (12.12%) .NET Developer
8 7 (10.61%) C# Developer
8 7 (10.61%) MySQL Developer
8 7 (10.61%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 5 (7.58%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (7.58%) Web Developer
10 4 (6.06%) CRM Developer
11 3 (4.55%) Designer
11 3 (4.55%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 3 (4.55%) Moodle Developer
11 3 (4.55%) Software Engineer
11 3 (4.55%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (77.27%) HTML
2 49 (74.24%) CSS
3 19 (28.79%) jQuery
4 17 (25.76%) HTML5
4 17 (25.76%) REST
5 15 (22.73%) AngularJS
6 14 (21.21%) .NET
6 14 (21.21%) Spring
6 14 (21.21%) XML
7 13 (19.70%) Hibernate
8 12 (18.18%) Ajax
9 9 (13.64%) J2EE
9 9 (13.64%) Node.js
9 9 (13.64%) React
9 9 (13.64%) Sass
10 8 (12.12%) EJB
10 8 (12.12%) J2SE
10 8 (12.12%) JSON
10 8 (12.12%) Play Framework
10 8 (12.12%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.06%) User Experience
2 2 (3.03%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.15%) Linux
2 8 (12.12%) Unix
3 1 (1.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (37.88%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 16 (24.24%) Web Development
4 8 (12.12%) DevOps
4 8 (12.12%) Microservices
4 8 (12.12%) MVC
4 8 (12.12%) Software Engineering
5 7 (10.61%) TDD
5 7 (10.61%) Web Application Development
6 6 (9.09%) CRM
6 6 (9.09%) OO
6 6 (9.09%) Scrum
7 5 (7.58%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (6.06%) OOP
9 3 (4.55%) BDD
9 3 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (3.03%) Integration Testing
10 2 (3.03%) Kanban
10 2 (3.03%) OOD
10 2 (3.03%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 17 (25.76%) Java
2 16 (24.24%) SQL
3 14 (21.21%) PHP
4 13 (19.70%) C#
5 10 (15.15%) Scala
6 1 (1.52%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 3 (4.55%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (15.15%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (12.12%) Grafana
1 8 (12.12%) Kibana
1 8 (12.12%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (12.12%) webMethods
2 5 (7.58%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.03%) Zend
4 1 (1.52%) Adobe
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle
4 1 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.52%) Syncfusion
4 1 (1.52%) Twitter