Period
to 23 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Luton 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 23 September 2018 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)
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 18 28
Rank change year-on-year -16 +10 -7
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 7 23 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 2.53% 7.67% 3.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.05% 23.00% 13.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 14 10
Luton median daily rate £400 £300 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -29.41% +21.86%
10th Percentile £263 £275 £250
90th Percentile £424 £388 £451
Bedfordshire median daily rate £363 £330 £400
% change year-on-year +9.85% -17.50% +19.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Luton median hourly rate - - -
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Luton with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Luton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 87 100 84
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 31.41% 33.33% 26.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 80 55
Luton median daily rate £450 £475 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +8.57% +9.38%
10th Percentile £284 £281 £288
90th Percentile £600 £596 £606
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Luton median hourly rate - - £50.78
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £50.39
% change year-on-year +8.33% -40.46% +29.21%

JavaScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

Job postings citing JavaScript as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Luton.

Job vacancy trend for JavaScript in Luton

JavaScript
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JavaScript in Luton

JavaScript
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JavaScript in Luton over the 6 months to 23 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JavaScript in Luton

JavaScript
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JavaScript in Luton

For the 6 months to 23 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Luton region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 6 (85.71%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) Visual Studio
3 3 (42.86%) HTML
3 3 (42.86%) MVC
3 3 (42.86%) CSS
3 3 (42.86%) Python
3 3 (42.86%) Adobe
3 3 (42.86%) Games
3 3 (42.86%) Maya
3 3 (42.86%) 3ds Max
3 3 (42.86%) Mathematics
3 3 (42.86%) Physics
3 3 (42.86%) Lua
3 3 (42.86%) Artificial Intelligence
3 3 (42.86%) Augmented Reality
3 3 (42.86%) Game Development
3 3 (42.86%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 3 (42.86%) Photoshop
3 3 (42.86%) Decision-Making
3 3 (42.86%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (28.57%) React
4 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 2 (28.57%) CSS3
4 2 (28.57%) .NET
4 2 (28.57%) MySQL
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
5 1 (14.29%) PHP
5 1 (14.29%) SQL
5 1 (14.29%) Web Services

JavaScript
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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 (14.29%) CMS
1 1 (14.29%) EPiServer
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) 3ds Max
1 3 (42.86%) Maya
1 3 (42.86%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Visual Studio
2 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (42.86%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) C# Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Games Developer
4 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
4 2 (28.57%) 3D Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Augmented Reality Developer
4 2 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Unity 3D Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Virtual Reality Developer
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (14.29%) EPiServer Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Lead Developer
5 1 (14.29%) PHP Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Senior .NET Software Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Senior C# Software Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) CSS
1 3 (42.86%) HTML
1 3 (42.86%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) CSS3
2 2 (28.57%) React
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
3 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (14.29%) CodeIgniter
3 1 (14.29%) HTML5
3 1 (14.29%) jQuery
3 1 (14.29%) Laravel
3 1 (14.29%) Node.js
3 1 (14.29%) Vue.js
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Augmented Reality
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Artificial Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Decision-Making
1 3 (42.86%) Game Development
1 3 (42.86%) Mathematics
1 3 (42.86%) MVC
1 3 (42.86%) Physics
1 3 (42.86%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (28.57%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) BDD
3 1 (14.29%) Web Development
3 1 (14.29%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) Lua
2 3 (42.86%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) PHP
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Adobe
2 1 (14.29%) Zend