Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the Home Counties 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 24 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)
South East > Home Counties
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 3 8
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 0 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Home Counties - 15.00% 8.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 33.33% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Home Counties median daily rate - - £475
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Home Counties median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £46.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year -2.17% +27.78% +10.77%

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 the Home Counties with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Home Counties
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 10 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Home Counties 34.48% 45.00% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 4
Home Counties median daily rate £355 £363 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.07% -23.68% +15.15%
10th Percentile £320 £285 £375
90th Percentile £380 £426 £488
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Home Counties median hourly rate £37.50 - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £40.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year +11.80% +7.33% +7.14%

JavaScript
Job Vacancy Trend in the Home Counties

Job postings citing JavaScript as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the Home Counties.

Job vacancy trend for JavaScript in the Home Counties

JavaScript
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the Home Counties

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JavaScript in the Home Counties