Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Maidstone 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 22 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)
Kent > Maidstone
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 11 3
Rank change year-on-year -1 -8 0
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 20 8 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 25.32% 17.78% 41.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 41.67% 30.77% 48.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 15
Maidstone median daily rate £345 £358 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.50% +10.00% -53.57%
10th Percentile £283 £291 £278
90th Percentile £370 £420 £395
Kent median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Maidstone median hourly rate - - -
Kent median hourly rate - - £30.00

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 Maidstone with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Maidstone
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 48 26 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 60.76% 57.78% 84.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 14 24
Maidstone median daily rate £350 £339 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.32% +2.26% +10.42%
10th Percentile £308 £302 £278
90th Percentile £358 £420 £384
Kent median daily rate £350 £350 £335
% change year-on-year - +4.48% +3.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Maidstone median hourly rate - £20.83 -
Kent median hourly rate £45.00 £17.42 £37.50
% change year-on-year +158.40% -53.56% -6.25%

JavaScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Maidstone

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

Job vacancy trend for JavaScript in Maidstone

JavaScript
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Maidstone

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JavaScript in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Maidstone region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 16 (80.00%) C#
2 15 (75.00%) HTML
2 15 (75.00%) .NET
3 14 (70.00%) CSS
4 13 (65.00%) MVC
5 10 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 10 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 10 (50.00%) HTML5
6 9 (45.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 9 (45.00%) CSS3
7 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (30.00%) NUnit
8 6 (30.00%) AngularJS
9 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (25.00%) SQL
10 4 (20.00%) VB.NET
10 4 (20.00%) Visual Studio
10 4 (20.00%) CMS
10 4 (20.00%) jQuery
10 4 (20.00%) Web Development
10 4 (20.00%) .NET Framework
10 4 (20.00%) User Experience
11 3 (15.00%) RESTful
11 3 (15.00%) JSON
12 2 (10.00%) Automotive
12 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
12 2 (10.00%) WCF
12 2 (10.00%) Symfony

JavaScript
Co-occurring IT Skills in Maidstone 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 4 (20.00%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (10.00%) Fireworks
1 2 (10.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Internet
2 1 (5.00%) AMQP
2 1 (5.00%) HTTP
2 1 (5.00%) SMTP
2 1 (5.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) NUnit
2 4 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (10.00%) Bitbucket
3 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (5.00%) Fiddler
4 1 (5.00%) ReSharper
General
1 2 (10.00%) Automotive
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (90.00%) Developer
2 11 (55.00%) .NET Developer
3 8 (40.00%) C# Developer
4 6 (30.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (20.00%) .NET Web Developer
5 4 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 4 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (20.00%) Web Developer
6 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 3 (15.00%) Full Stack Developer
7 2 (10.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (10.00%) Full Stack Web Developer
7 2 (10.00%) HTML CSS Developer
7 2 (10.00%) HTML Developer
7 2 (10.00%) PHP Developer
7 2 (10.00%) Senior Developer
7 2 (10.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 2 (10.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 1 (5.00%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (75.00%) .NET
1 15 (75.00%) HTML
2 14 (70.00%) CSS
3 10 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 10 (50.00%) HTML5
4 9 (45.00%) CSS3
5 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 6 (30.00%) AngularJS
7 4 (20.00%) .NET Framework
7 4 (20.00%) jQuery
8 3 (15.00%) JSON
8 3 (15.00%) RESTful
9 2 (10.00%) Entity Framework
9 2 (10.00%) Ionic Framework
9 2 (10.00%) Laravel
9 2 (10.00%) PhoneGap
9 2 (10.00%) React
9 2 (10.00%) REST
9 2 (10.00%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) User Experience
2 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (10.00%) Social Media
3 1 (5.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) MVC
2 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (20.00%) Web Development
4 2 (10.00%) API Integration
4 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (10.00%) Front End Development
4 2 (10.00%) Microservices
4 2 (10.00%) Mobile Development
4 2 (10.00%) OO
4 2 (10.00%) OO PHP
4 2 (10.00%) Performance Optimisation
4 2 (10.00%) Prototyping
4 2 (10.00%) Rapid Prototyping
4 2 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (10.00%) Scrum
4 2 (10.00%) SDLC
4 2 (10.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (10.00%) Web Application Development
5 1 (5.00%) SOA
5 1 (5.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 16 (80.00%) C#
2 5 (25.00%) SQL
3 4 (20.00%) VB.NET
4 2 (10.00%) PHP
4 2 (10.00%) TypeScript
4 2 (10.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Adobe
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.00%) Zend