The median contractor rate for a JavaScript Developer was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 23 June 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
UK / England
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 105 127 127
Rank change year-on-year +22 0  
Contract jobs requiring a JavaScript Developer 1000 980 936
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 2.33% 1.98% 1.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.46% 2.09% 1.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 763 777 711
Median daily rate £450 £403 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.80% +7.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
Median hourly rate £45.00 - £22.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 - £22.00

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 40726 46972 48452
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.73% 95.05% 94.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 26580 31013 30938
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1241 1367 1887
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £43.25 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.14
% change year-on-year +0.28% +8.11%  

JavaScript Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for JavaScript Developer in England

JavaScript Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JavaScript Developer in England

JavaScript Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JavaScript Developer in England over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JavaScript Developer in England

JavaScript Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JavaScript Developer in England

JavaScript Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing JavaScript Developer in England over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for JavaScript Developer in England

JavaScript Developer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 23 June 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
London +5 596 £500 +11.11% 169
South East +54 136 £425 +13.33% 53
Yorkshire +4 79 £400 +6.66% 22
North West +26 48 £388 +3.33% 26
East Midlands +15 46 £400 +23.07% 16
West Midlands +9 34 £325 +8.33% 18
East of England -15 32 £400 +12.28% 33
South West -14 29 £370 -1.33% 12
North East +52 5 £500 +42.85% 1
Midlands - 2 £469 - 35
JavaScript Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 England region featuring JavaScript Developer in the job title.

1 1912 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1330 (69.56%) HTML
3 1255 (65.64%) CSS
4 999 (52.25%) AngularJS
5 917 (47.96%) Agile Software Development
6 825 (43.15%) HTML5
7 720 (37.66%) React
8 684 (35.77%) Node.js
9 651 (34.05%) CSS3
10 641 (33.53%) Front End Development
11 574 (30.02%) TDD
12 398 (20.82%) jQuery
13 380 (19.87%) Sass
14 374 (19.56%) Java
15 367 (19.19%) Git (software)
16 305 (15.95%) User Experience
17 295 (15.43%) OO
18 292 (15.27%) Scrum
19 277 (14.49%) Web Development
20 276 (14.44%) Finance
21 239 (12.50%) ES6
22 237 (12.40%) C#
23 227 (11.87%) .NET
24 221 (11.56%) Banking
25 208 (10.88%) BDD
26 205 (10.72%) MVC
27 196 (10.25%) Redux
28 193 (10.09%) RESTful
29 192 (10.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
30 185 (9.68%) Grunt

JavaScript Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 67 (3.50%) CMS
2 39 (2.04%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 25 (1.31%) Elasticsearch
4 20 (1.05%) Apache Spark
5 18 (0.94%) EPiServer
6 17 (0.89%) Confluence
7 16 (0.84%) Apache
8 14 (0.73%) Drupal
9 12 (0.63%) Sitecore CMS
10 11 (0.58%) GeoServer
10 11 (0.58%) SharePoint
10 11 (0.58%) WordPress
11 8 (0.42%) Cloud Foundry
11 8 (0.42%) Tomcat
12 7 (0.37%) JBoss
12 7 (0.37%) Umbraco
13 6 (0.31%) Oracle Workflow
13 6 (0.31%) WildFly
14 5 (0.26%) DNN
14 5 (0.26%) IIS
Applications
1 65 (3.40%) Photoshop
2 19 (0.99%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 11 (0.58%) OmniGraffle
4 8 (0.42%) Adobe Illustrator
5 6 (0.31%) Microsoft Excel
6 2 (0.10%) Adobe After Effects
6 2 (0.10%) Chatbot
7 1 (0.052%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 11 (0.58%) Magento
2 4 (0.21%) Eloqua
2 4 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.16%) SDL Web 8
4 2 (0.10%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.052%) Adobe Campaign
5 1 (0.052%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.052%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.052%) Sage CRM
5 1 (0.052%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 101 (5.28%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (1.94%) GitHub
2 37 (1.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (1.31%) SaaS
4 13 (0.68%) PaaS
5 7 (0.37%) Amazon S3
5 7 (0.37%) AWS Lambda
5 7 (0.37%) Google Analytics
6 5 (0.26%) IaaS
7 4 (0.21%) AWS CloudFormation
7 4 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.21%) Google App Engine
7 4 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (0.21%) Heroku
8 3 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.16%) Bluemix
8 3 (0.16%) IBM Cloud
9 2 (0.10%) AdWords
9 2 (0.10%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (0.052%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 25 (1.31%) HTTP
1 25 (1.31%) Internet
2 8 (0.42%) TCP/IP
3 7 (0.37%) SSH
4 6 (0.31%) ICMP
5 5 (0.26%) Intranet
6 3 (0.16%) DWDM
6 3 (0.16%) IP Telephony
6 3 (0.16%) IPFIX
6 3 (0.16%) MRTG
6 3 (0.16%) SNMP
6 3 (0.16%) SSL
7 2 (0.10%) Ethernet
7 2 (0.10%) FTP
7 2 (0.10%) LDAP
8 1 (0.052%) 5G
8 1 (0.052%) MQTT
8 1 (0.052%) Skype
8 1 (0.052%) Telepresence
8 1 (0.052%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (4.76%) MongoDB
2 86 (4.50%) NoSQL
3 71 (3.71%) SQL Server
4 61 (3.19%) Relational Database
5 53 (2.77%) MySQL
6 51 (2.67%) Big Data
7 41 (2.14%) Oracle Database
8 22 (1.15%) PostgreSQL
9 20 (1.05%) Redis
10 15 (0.78%) RDBMS
11 14 (0.73%) Hadoop
12 13 (0.68%) RavenDB
12 13 (0.68%) SQLPlus
13 9 (0.47%) GIS
14 8 (0.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 7 (0.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 7 (0.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 6 (0.31%) SQL Server 2008
17 5 (0.26%) OLAP
17 5 (0.26%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 367 (19.19%) Git (software)
2 185 (9.68%) Grunt
3 184 (9.62%) gulp
4 178 (9.31%) Jasmine
5 124 (6.49%) webpack
6 118 (6.17%) Mocha
7 102 (5.33%) Selenium
8 86 (4.50%) Jenkins
9 81 (4.24%) Subversion
10 66 (3.45%) Cucumber
11 64 (3.35%) Karma Test Runner
12 51 (2.67%) JIRA
13 47 (2.46%) Babel
13 47 (2.46%) TeamCity
14 41 (2.14%) Protractor
15 40 (2.09%) Maven
16 38 (1.99%) Bower
16 38 (1.99%) WebDriver
17 31 (1.62%) Visual Studio
18 21 (1.10%) NUnit
General
1 276 (14.44%) Finance
2 221 (11.56%) Banking
3 89 (4.65%) Front Office
4 80 (4.18%) Investment Banking
5 66 (3.45%) Retail
6 42 (2.20%) Marketing
7 17 (0.89%) Publishing
8 15 (0.78%) Games
8 15 (0.78%) Legal
8 15 (0.78%) Telecoms
9 9 (0.47%) Back Office
10 8 (0.42%) Advertising
10 8 (0.42%) Retail Banking
11 5 (0.26%) Manufacturing
11 5 (0.26%) Online Betting
12 4 (0.21%) Electronics
12 4 (0.21%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.16%) Law
14 1 (0.052%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1330 (69.56%) HTML
2 1255 (65.64%) CSS
3 999 (52.25%) AngularJS
4 825 (43.15%) HTML5
5 720 (37.66%) React
6 684 (35.77%) Node.js
7 651 (34.05%) CSS3
8 398 (20.82%) jQuery
9 380 (19.87%) Sass
10 227 (11.87%) .NET
11 196 (10.25%) Redux
12 193 (10.09%) RESTful
13 192 (10.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 165 (8.63%) Web Services
15 161 (8.42%) REST
16 157 (8.21%) Angular 2
17 152 (7.95%) LESS
18 145 (7.58%) JSON
19 134 (7.01%) Ajax
20 104 (5.44%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 305 (15.95%) User Experience
2 154 (8.05%) Greenfield Project
3 66 (3.45%) Mobile App
4 61 (3.19%) Fintech
5 52 (2.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 42 (2.20%) Fixed Income
7 39 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
8 38 (1.99%) Derivative
9 34 (1.78%) Enterprise Software
10 33 (1.73%) Computer Science
11 25 (1.31%) Equity Derivative
12 24 (1.26%) Equities
13 17 (0.89%) W3C
14 16 (0.84%) Hedge funds
15 15 (0.78%) NHS
16 14 (0.73%) RIA
17 13 (0.68%) Virtual Team
18 11 (0.58%) Algorithms
19 10 (0.52%) Linux Command Line
20 9 (0.47%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 89 (4.65%) Linux
2 63 (3.29%) Unix
3 38 (1.99%) Windows
4 29 (1.52%) Android
5 28 (1.46%) Apple iOS
6 9 (0.47%) Mac OS X
7 8 (0.42%) CentOS
8 7 (0.37%) Ubuntu
9 6 (0.31%) Debian
9 6 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.10%) AIX
10 2 (0.10%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.10%) Windows 10
10 2 (0.10%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.10%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.052%) CoreOS
11 1 (0.052%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.052%) Windows Phone 7
11 1 (0.052%) Windows Server
11 1 (0.052%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 917 (47.96%) Agile Software Development
2 641 (33.53%) Front End Development
3 574 (30.02%) TDD
4 295 (15.43%) OO
5 292 (15.27%) Scrum
6 277 (14.49%) Web Development
7 208 (10.88%) BDD
8 205 (10.72%) MVC
9 167 (8.73%) Continuous Integration
10 160 (8.37%) Test Automation
11 157 (8.21%) E-Commerce
12 144 (7.53%) Responsive Web Design
13 127 (6.64%) Software Engineering
14 114 (5.96%) Pair Programming
15 110 (5.75%) Unit Testing
16 89 (4.65%) DevOps
17 87 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
18 86 (4.50%) Open Source
19 82 (4.29%) SDLC
20 77 (4.03%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 1912 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 374 (19.56%) Java
3 239 (12.50%) ES6
4 237 (12.40%) C#
5 179 (9.36%) SQL
6 110 (5.75%) Python
7 100 (5.23%) TypeScript
8 99 (5.18%) PHP
9 43 (2.25%) Ruby
10 31 (1.62%) Scala
11 22 (1.15%) PL/SQL
12 17 (0.89%) Shell Script
13 15 (0.78%) Bash Shell
14 14 (0.73%) T-SQL
15 13 (0.68%) C
15 13 (0.68%) ECMAScript
16 11 (0.58%) C++
17 9 (0.47%) Perl
18 8 (0.42%) Groovy
19 7 (0.37%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 73 (3.82%) Degree
2 31 (1.62%) Security Cleared
3 23 (1.20%) SC Cleared
4 19 (0.99%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (0.21%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.052%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.052%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.052%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.052%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.052%) MBA
6 1 (0.052%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.052%) OCPJP
6 1 (0.052%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (2.25%) QA
2 6 (0.31%) MiFID
3 5 (0.26%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (0.16%) WAI
5 2 (0.10%) WCAG
6 1 (0.052%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.052%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.052%) EMIR
6 1 (0.052%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.052%) SLA
System Software
1 72 (3.77%) Docker
2 1 (0.052%) HDFS
2 1 (0.052%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 17 (0.89%) Terraform
2 15 (0.78%) Ansible
3 7 (0.37%) Mesos
4 6 (0.31%) Kubernetes
4 6 (0.31%) Puppet
4 6 (0.31%) SELinux
5 5 (0.26%) Marathon
6 4 (0.21%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.10%) Oozie
8 1 (0.052%) Salt
8 1 (0.052%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 65 (3.40%) Oracle
2 51 (2.67%) Adobe
3 39 (2.04%) Microsoft
4 28 (1.46%) Google
5 16 (0.84%) Sitecore
6 12 (0.63%) SAP
6 12 (0.63%) ServiceNow
7 11 (0.58%) Twitter
8 6 (0.31%) Apple
8 6 (0.31%) Atlassian
8 6 (0.31%) Xamarin
9 5 (0.26%) Cisco
9 5 (0.26%) IBM
9 5 (0.26%) Telerik
9 5 (0.26%) Zend
10 4 (0.21%) Infor
10 4 (0.21%) Marketo
10 4 (0.21%) Sybase
11 3 (0.16%) Ciena
11 3 (0.16%) Sencha
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: UKP 600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 22 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
South East
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: €70 - €75 per hour
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Posted: 21 hours ago
West Midlands
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Leicestershire
Searchability
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Scott-Merrick LLP
Rate: Market rates - Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £400 - £435 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Explore Group
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £400 - £600 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Experis IT
Posted: Yesterday
Lake, Wiltshire
Westhouse Consulting GmbH
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
Scott-Merrick LLP
Rate: Market rates - Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £349 - £401 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Rate: £450 to £500 p/day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day 3 month rolling contracts - Long term projec
Posted: 3 days ago
London
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day 3 month rolling contracts - Long term projec
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Verticality Ltd
Rate: Rate £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £350.00 - £375.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £400 - £500 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago