Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 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
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 2 4
Rank change year-on-year -1 +2 0
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 76 110 115
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 22.29% 29.73% 22.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 45.51% 44.72% 41.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 56 77
Brighton median daily rate £375 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% +8.33% +20.00%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £225
90th Percentile £613 £475 £430
East Sussex median daily rate £355 £338 £300
% change year-on-year +5.19% +12.50% +20.00%
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 167 246 276
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 48.97% 66.49% 53.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 142 177
Brighton median daily rate £375 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +15.38% -
10th Percentile £284 £263 £225
90th Percentile £575 £538 £481
East Sussex median daily rate £350 £375 £340
% change year-on-year -6.67% +10.29% +7.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 8
Brighton median hourly rate £38.75 £28.63 £24.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.37% +15.42% +24.56%
10th Percentile £33.38 £16.91 £17.13
90th Percentile £43.13 £39.44 £40.00
East Sussex median hourly rate £38.75 £42.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -7.74% +82.61% +15.26%

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 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 Brighton region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 55 (72.37%) CSS
2 53 (69.74%) HTML
3 30 (39.47%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (28.95%) SQL
5 21 (27.63%) AngularJS
6 20 (26.32%) Java
7 19 (25.00%) Front End Development
8 18 (23.68%) PHP
9 17 (22.37%) .NET
9 17 (22.37%) C#
9 17 (22.37%) Web Development
10 16 (21.05%) SQL Server
10 16 (21.05%) MySQL
10 16 (21.05%) REST
11 15 (19.74%) Git (software)
12 14 (18.42%) HTML5
12 14 (18.42%) jQuery
12 14 (18.42%) Node.js
13 12 (15.79%) XML
14 11 (14.47%) Hibernate
14 11 (14.47%) Scrum
14 11 (14.47%) MVC
14 11 (14.47%) Linux
14 11 (14.47%) SOAP
14 11 (14.47%) Spring
14 11 (14.47%) React
15 10 (13.16%) Docker
15 10 (13.16%) Sass
15 10 (13.16%) Selenium
15 10 (13.16%) Scala

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 9 (11.84%) Apache
2 8 (10.53%) JBoss
2 8 (10.53%) WebLogic
3 5 (6.58%) Moodle
4 4 (5.26%) IIS
5 3 (3.95%) CMS
6 2 (2.63%) Drupal
6 2 (2.63%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (2.63%) WordPress
7 1 (1.32%) Confluence
7 1 (1.32%) Joomla!
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.95%) npm
2 2 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.32%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.32%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (1.32%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (1.32%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (1.32%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
3 1 (1.32%) Serverless
3 1 (1.32%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.84%) HTTP
2 8 (10.53%) SSL
2 8 (10.53%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.32%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (21.05%) MySQL
1 16 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.53%) MongoDB
3 4 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.63%) MariaDB
4 2 (2.63%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.63%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.32%) Big Data
5 1 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.32%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 15 (19.74%) Git (software)
2 10 (13.16%) Selenium
3 8 (10.53%) Eclipse
3 8 (10.53%) IntelliJ
3 8 (10.53%) JUnit
4 5 (6.58%) JIRA
5 4 (5.26%) Jenkins
6 3 (3.95%) Protractor
7 2 (2.63%) Grunt
7 2 (2.63%) Mocha
7 2 (2.63%) SpecFlow
7 2 (2.63%) Visual Studio
7 2 (2.63%) webpack
8 1 (1.32%) Bitbucket
8 1 (1.32%) Gradle
8 1 (1.32%) Hudson
8 1 (1.32%) Mercurial
8 1 (1.32%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (1.32%) Subversion
8 1 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (9.21%) Finance
2 2 (2.63%) Banking
3 1 (1.32%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 69 (90.79%) Developer
2 23 (30.26%) JavaScript Developer
3 12 (15.79%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 12 (15.79%) Java Developer
4 10 (13.16%) HTML Developer
4 10 (13.16%) Java Scala Developer
4 10 (13.16%) PHP Developer
4 10 (13.16%) Scala Developer
5 9 (11.84%) .NET Developer
6 6 (7.89%) C# Developer
7 5 (6.58%) Angular Developer
7 5 (6.58%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (6.58%) Moodle Developer
7 5 (6.58%) MySQL Developer
7 5 (6.58%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 5 (6.58%) UI Developer
7 5 (6.58%) Web Developer
8 4 (5.26%) Designer
8 4 (5.26%) JavaScript Engineer
8 4 (5.26%) UI Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (72.37%) CSS
2 53 (69.74%) HTML
3 21 (27.63%) AngularJS
4 17 (22.37%) .NET
5 16 (21.05%) REST
6 14 (18.42%) HTML5
6 14 (18.42%) jQuery
6 14 (18.42%) Node.js
7 12 (15.79%) XML
8 11 (14.47%) Hibernate
8 11 (14.47%) React
8 11 (14.47%) SOAP
8 11 (14.47%) Spring
9 10 (13.16%) Sass
10 9 (11.84%) J2EE
11 8 (10.53%) EJB
11 8 (10.53%) J2SE
11 8 (10.53%) JSON
11 8 (10.53%) Play Framework
12 7 (9.21%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.26%) User Experience
2 3 (3.95%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.32%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.47%) Linux
2 8 (10.53%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (39.47%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (25.00%) Front End Development
3 17 (22.37%) Web Development
4 11 (14.47%) MVC
4 11 (14.47%) Scrum
5 10 (13.16%) TDD
6 9 (11.84%) DevOps
7 8 (10.53%) Microservices
7 8 (10.53%) OO
8 7 (9.21%) Responsive Web Design
8 7 (9.21%) Software Engineering
9 6 (7.89%) BDD
9 6 (7.89%) Web Application Development
10 4 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (5.26%) Kanban
10 4 (5.26%) Open Source
10 4 (5.26%) Test Automation
11 3 (3.95%) Digital Transformation Programme
11 3 (3.95%) OOP
12 2 (2.63%) Open Source Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (28.95%) SQL
2 20 (26.32%) Java
3 18 (23.68%) PHP
4 17 (22.37%) C#
5 10 (13.16%) Scala
6 5 (6.58%) T-SQL
7 4 (5.26%) ES6
7 4 (5.26%) Python
7 4 (5.26%) TypeScript
8 3 (3.95%) Ruby
9 1 (1.32%) Apex Code
9 1 (1.32%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (3.95%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.32%) QA
System Software
1 10 (13.16%) Docker
2 2 (2.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (11.84%) Puppet
2 8 (10.53%) Grafana
2 8 (10.53%) Kibana
3 3 (3.95%) Terraform
4 1 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (10.53%) webMethods
2 6 (7.89%) Oracle
3 4 (5.26%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.63%) Zend
5 1 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.32%) Syncfusion
5 1 (1.32%) Twitter