The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leicester 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 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Leicestershire / Leicester
Rank 3 4 12
Rank change year-on-year +1 +8  
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 51 24 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicester 32.28% 16.33% 10.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 62.20% 37.50% 21.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 16 11
Median daily rate £340 £300 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £300 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £381 £340
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.75 £38.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +9.86% +8.57%  

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 Leicester with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Leicester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 82 64 75
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester 51.90% 43.54% 48.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 23 53
Median daily rate £325 £300 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% -3.30%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £405 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 4
Median hourly rate £18.50 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -47.14% -  
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 Leicester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicester 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 Leicester

JavaScript
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JavaScript in Leicester

JavaScript
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leicester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JavaScript in Leicester over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JavaScript in Leicester

JavaScript
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JavaScript in Leicester

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 23 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 Leicester region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 60 (83.33%) HTML
1 60 (83.33%) CSS
2 34 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (45.83%) jQuery
3 33 (45.83%) AngularJS
4 30 (41.67%) Front End Development
4 30 (41.67%) HTML5
5 25 (34.72%) Ember.js
6 22 (30.56%) CSS3
6 22 (30.56%) .NET
7 20 (27.78%) MVC
8 19 (26.39%) C#
8 19 (26.39%) ASP.NET
8 19 (26.39%) React
9 16 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 16 (22.22%) RESTful
9 16 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
10 14 (19.44%) TDD
11 13 (18.06%) Analytics
12 12 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (15.28%) Adobe
13 11 (15.28%) SQL Server
14 10 (13.89%) User Experience
14 10 (13.89%) ES6
15 9 (12.50%) SQL
15 9 (12.50%) Scrum
15 9 (12.50%) Ajax
16 8 (11.11%) Microsoft
16 8 (11.11%) Git (software)
16 8 (11.11%) Adobe Experience Manager

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester 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 8 (11.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 3 (4.17%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.17%) WordPress
3 1 (1.39%) CMS
3 1 (1.39%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (1.39%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 5 (6.94%) Photoshop
2 3 (4.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.39%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.56%) Adobe Analytics
1 4 (5.56%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.39%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.28%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.94%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.39%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 6 (8.33%) Grunt
2 6 (8.33%) gulp
3 4 (5.56%) Axure RP
4 2 (2.78%) Jasmine
4 2 (2.78%) Karma Test Runner
4 2 (2.78%) Mocha
4 2 (2.78%) Protractor
4 2 (2.78%) Selenium
5 1 (1.39%) Maven
5 1 (1.39%) Subversion
5 1 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.39%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (5.56%) Finance
1 4 (5.56%) Retail
2 1 (1.39%) Advertising
2 1 (1.39%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 68 (94.44%) Developer
2 36 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 15 (20.83%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 15 (20.83%) Senior Developer
4 13 (18.06%) HTML Developer
4 13 (18.06%) Senior JavaScript Developer
5 11 (15.28%) .NET Developer
5 11 (15.28%) HTML CSS Developer
6 9 (12.50%) Angular Developer
6 9 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
6 9 (12.50%) C# Developer
7 7 (9.72%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (9.72%) Software Developer
7 7 (9.72%) UI Developer
8 6 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 6 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
9 5 (6.94%) Senior .NET Software Developer
9 5 (6.94%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 5 (6.94%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (83.33%) CSS
1 60 (83.33%) HTML
2 33 (45.83%) AngularJS
2 33 (45.83%) jQuery
3 30 (41.67%) HTML5
4 25 (34.72%) Ember.js
5 22 (30.56%) .NET
5 22 (30.56%) CSS3
6 19 (26.39%) ASP.NET
6 19 (26.39%) React
7 16 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
7 16 (22.22%) RESTful
7 16 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 9 (12.50%) Ajax
9 7 (9.72%) .NET Framework
9 7 (9.72%) Node.js
10 6 (8.33%) Sass
10 6 (8.33%) WCF
10 6 (8.33%) XML
11 5 (6.94%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.89%) User Experience
2 4 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.56%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.78%) iPhone
3 2 (2.78%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.39%) Animation
4 1 (1.39%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.56%) Apple iOS
2 3 (4.17%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (41.67%) Front End Development
3 20 (27.78%) MVC
4 14 (19.44%) TDD
5 13 (18.06%) Analytics
6 12 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (12.50%) Scrum
8 7 (9.72%) Refactoring
8 7 (9.72%) Web Development
9 5 (6.94%) Content Management
9 5 (6.94%) E-Commerce
10 4 (5.56%) Data Analytics
10 4 (5.56%) Information Architecture
10 4 (5.56%) Prototyping
10 4 (5.56%) Wireframes
11 3 (4.17%) Continuous Delivery
11 3 (4.17%) Mobile Development
11 3 (4.17%) OO PHP
11 3 (4.17%) Responsive Web Design
11 3 (4.17%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 19 (26.39%) C#
2 10 (13.89%) ES6
3 9 (12.50%) SQL
4 7 (9.72%) T-SQL
5 6 (8.33%) Java
6 3 (4.17%) PHP
7 2 (2.78%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.39%) Apple Swift
8 1 (1.39%) ECMAScript
8 1 (1.39%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (1.39%) Degree
1 1 (1.39%) MCSD
1 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 11 (15.28%) Adobe
2 8 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.56%) ClickTale
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle
4 1 (1.39%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.39%) Xamarin
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