The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Dorset with a requirement for JavaScript skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
South West / Dorset
Rank 5 15 9
Rank change year-on-year +10 -6  
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 20 13 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 21.74% 5.65% 10.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 47.62% 15.85% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 8 20
Median daily rate £325 £431 £256
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.63% +68.29%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year +7.89% +6.29%  

JavaScript is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Dorset with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Dorset
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 42 82 72
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 45.65% 35.65% 31.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 40 41
Median daily rate £325 £438 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.71% +43.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £288 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £600 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 14
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.25 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.59% +32.03%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

JavaScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset citing JavaScript as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for JavaScript in Dorset

JavaScript
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JavaScript in Dorset

JavaScript
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JavaScript in Dorset over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JavaScript in Dorset

JavaScript
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JavaScript in Dorset

JavaScript
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Poole - 11 £325 - 10
Bournemouth +3 6 £400 -27.27% 9
JavaScript
South West

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 Dorset region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 37 (84.09%) HTML
2 33 (75.00%) CSS
3 20 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (40.91%) SQL
5 16 (36.36%) Java
6 13 (29.55%) Spring
6 13 (29.55%) JSON
6 13 (29.55%) Hibernate
6 13 (29.55%) REST
6 13 (29.55%) AngularJS
7 12 (27.27%) Git (software)
7 12 (27.27%) Relational Database
7 12 (27.27%) Front End Development
8 11 (25.00%) HTML5
9 10 (22.73%) jQuery
9 10 (22.73%) JSP
9 10 (22.73%) Servlets
9 10 (22.73%) Struts
10 9 (20.45%) .NET
11 8 (18.18%) SQL Server
11 8 (18.18%) Sass
12 6 (13.64%) CSS3
12 6 (13.64%) Responsive Web Design
12 6 (13.64%) C#
12 6 (13.64%) E-Commerce
13 5 (11.36%) Windows
13 5 (11.36%) PHP
13 5 (11.36%) Ajax
13 5 (11.36%) Scrum
13 5 (11.36%) ASP.NET

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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 (2.27%) Apache
1 1 (2.27%) CMS
1 1 (2.27%) Kentico
1 1 (2.27%) nginx
1 1 (2.27%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) InDesign
1 1 (2.27%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) HTTP
1 2 (4.55%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.27%) Relational Database
2 8 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.82%) MySQL
3 3 (6.82%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (4.55%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.55%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.27%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (27.27%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (6.82%) Gradle
2 3 (6.82%) Jenkins
2 3 (6.82%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.27%) Grunt
3 1 (2.27%) Jasmine
General
1 1 (2.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 43 (97.73%) Developer
2 13 (29.55%) Java Developer
3 11 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 8 (18.18%) JavaScript Developer
5 5 (11.36%) .NET Developer
5 5 (11.36%) Angular Developer
6 4 (9.09%) HTML Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Applications Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Mobile Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Senior Developer
8 2 (4.55%) HTML CSS Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Magento Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Oracle Developer
8 2 (4.55%) PHP Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 1 (2.27%) C# Developer
9 1 (2.27%) Senior .NET Developer
9 1 (2.27%) Senior C# Developer
9 1 (2.27%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (84.09%) HTML
2 33 (75.00%) CSS
3 13 (29.55%) AngularJS
3 13 (29.55%) Hibernate
3 13 (29.55%) JSON
3 13 (29.55%) REST
3 13 (29.55%) Spring
4 11 (25.00%) HTML5
5 10 (22.73%) jQuery
5 10 (22.73%) JSP
5 10 (22.73%) Servlets
5 10 (22.73%) Struts
6 9 (20.45%) .NET
7 8 (18.18%) Sass
8 6 (13.64%) CSS3
9 5 (11.36%) Ajax
9 5 (11.36%) ASP.NET
10 4 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (9.09%) XML
11 3 (6.82%) Ionic Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Mobile App
1 4 (9.09%) User Experience
2 3 (6.82%) Graphic Design
2 3 (6.82%) iPhone
3 1 (2.27%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.36%) Windows
2 3 (6.82%) Android
2 3 (6.82%) Linux
3 2 (4.55%) Mac OS X
3 2 (4.55%) Unix
3 2 (4.55%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (27.27%) Front End Development
3 6 (13.64%) E-Commerce
3 6 (13.64%) Responsive Web Design
4 5 (11.36%) Scrum
4 5 (11.36%) SDLC
5 4 (9.09%) MVC
6 3 (6.82%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (6.82%) Customer Requirements
6 3 (6.82%) Migration
6 3 (6.82%) OOD
6 3 (6.82%) Open Source
6 3 (6.82%) Release Management
6 3 (6.82%) Unit Testing
7 2 (4.55%) Configuration Management
7 2 (4.55%) Content Management
7 2 (4.55%) Continuous Deployment
7 2 (4.55%) Web Design
7 2 (4.55%) Web Development
8 1 (2.27%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 18 (40.91%) SQL
2 16 (36.36%) Java
3 6 (13.64%) C#
4 5 (11.36%) PHP
5 3 (6.82%) Groovy
6 2 (4.55%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.27%) ES6
7 1 (2.27%) PHP 5
7 1 (2.27%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.27%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (6.82%) BPSS Clearance
1 3 (6.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (6.82%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (4.55%) Oracle
2 1 (2.27%) Adobe
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 12 days ago