Period
to 24 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 July 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)
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 4 7
Rank change year-on-year -1 +3 +11
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 118 103 93
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 19.03% 17.49% 12.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.81% 30.56% 30.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 88 86
Oxford median daily rate £413 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -6.25% +32.23%
10th Percentile £321 £275 £250
90th Percentile £525 £488 £500
Oxfordshire median daily rate £413 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +17.86% -12.50% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Oxford median hourly rate - - £16.00
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - £16.50

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 Oxford with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Oxford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 339 337 305
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 54.68% 57.22% 42.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 260 258 257
Oxford median daily rate £450 £400 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -2.44% +27.63%
10th Percentile £320 £275 £265
90th Percentile £575 £525 £530
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 6
Oxford median hourly rate £54.50 £31.25 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +74.40% +4.17% -20.00%
10th Percentile £32.50 £13.00 £15.00
90th Percentile £77.50 £48.75 £118.75
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £43.75 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% +40.00% -6.98%

JavaScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for JavaScript in Oxford

JavaScript
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JavaScript in Oxford

JavaScript
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JavaScript in Oxford over the 6 months to 24 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JavaScript in Oxford

JavaScript
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JavaScript in Oxford

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Oxford region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 97 (82.20%) HTML
2 95 (80.51%) CSS
3 57 (48.31%) Agile Software Development
4 51 (43.22%) AngularJS
5 47 (39.83%) jQuery
6 46 (38.98%) HTML5
7 43 (36.44%) TDD
8 40 (33.90%) MVC
8 40 (33.90%) CSS3
9 38 (32.20%) Node.js
9 38 (32.20%) .NET
10 35 (29.66%) C#
11 33 (27.97%) Ajax
12 30 (25.42%) ASP.NET
13 29 (24.58%) Scrum
14 28 (23.73%) Amazon AWS
15 26 (22.03%) PHP
16 25 (21.19%) SQL
17 24 (20.34%) Front End Development
18 22 (18.64%) BDD
19 21 (17.80%) Test Automation
20 20 (16.95%) React
20 20 (16.95%) SQL Server
20 20 (16.95%) Continuous Integration
21 19 (16.10%) Web Development
21 19 (16.10%) Git (software)
21 19 (16.10%) Digital Transformation Programme
22 18 (15.25%) Sass
22 18 (15.25%) Web Services
23 17 (14.41%) Java

JavaScript
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 14 (11.86%) CMS
2 11 (9.32%) EPiServer
3 5 (4.24%) Drupal
4 4 (3.39%) Confluence
4 4 (3.39%) WordPress
5 2 (1.69%) Apache
5 2 (1.69%) JBoss
5 2 (1.69%) nginx
5 2 (1.69%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.69%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (1.69%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 7 (5.93%) Magento
2 3 (2.54%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.85%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.85%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 28 (23.73%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (5.93%) AWS Lambda
3 5 (4.24%) GitHub
4 3 (2.54%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.69%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.85%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.85%) Force.com
6 1 (0.85%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.85%) SSL
1 1 (0.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (16.95%) SQL Server
2 13 (11.02%) MongoDB
3 12 (10.17%) NoSQL
4 8 (6.78%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (6.78%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (5.08%) MySQL
6 5 (4.24%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.85%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.85%) Oracle OWB
7 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 19 (16.10%) Git (software)
2 10 (8.47%) JIRA
3 8 (6.78%) Grunt
3 8 (6.78%) gulp
4 7 (5.93%) IntelliJ
5 6 (5.08%) Bitbucket
5 6 (5.08%) Selenium
6 5 (4.24%) Mocha
7 4 (3.39%) Cucumber
8 3 (2.54%) Jasmine
8 3 (2.54%) Jenkins
8 3 (2.54%) Maven
8 3 (2.54%) Protractor
8 3 (2.54%) Subversion
9 2 (1.69%) JUnit
9 2 (1.69%) Mockito
9 2 (1.69%) WebDriver
9 2 (1.69%) webpack
10 1 (0.85%) MSTest
10 1 (0.85%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 7 (5.93%) Finance
1 7 (5.93%) Publishing
2 5 (4.24%) Banking
3 3 (2.54%) Games
4 1 (0.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 108 (91.53%) Developer
2 35 (29.66%) .NET Developer
3 33 (27.97%) JavaScript Developer
4 30 (25.42%) C# Developer
4 30 (25.42%) Node.js Developer
5 29 (24.58%) C# .NET Developer
6 28 (23.73%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 27 (22.88%) ASP.NET Developer
7 27 (22.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 18 (15.25%) SQL Developer
9 13 (11.02%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 11 (9.32%) Angular Developer
10 11 (9.32%) EPiServer Developer
10 11 (9.32%) HTML CSS Developer
10 11 (9.32%) HTML Developer
10 11 (9.32%) PHP Developer
11 10 (8.47%) Java Developer
12 9 (7.63%) AWS Developer
13 8 (6.78%) Ajax Developer
13 8 (6.78%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (82.20%) HTML
2 95 (80.51%) CSS
3 51 (43.22%) AngularJS
4 47 (39.83%) jQuery
5 46 (38.98%) HTML5
6 40 (33.90%) CSS3
7 38 (32.20%) .NET
7 38 (32.20%) Node.js
8 33 (27.97%) Ajax
9 30 (25.42%) ASP.NET
10 20 (16.95%) React
11 18 (15.25%) Sass
11 18 (15.25%) Web Services
12 13 (11.02%) .NET Framework
12 13 (11.02%) LESS
12 13 (11.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 12 (10.17%) ASP.NET MVC
14 9 (7.63%) Symfony
15 8 (6.78%) JSON
16 7 (5.93%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.08%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (4.24%) User Experience
3 2 (1.69%) Data Structures
3 2 (1.69%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (0.85%) Algorithms
4 1 (0.85%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.85%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.85%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.69%) Windows
2 1 (0.85%) Debian
2 1 (0.85%) Linux
2 1 (0.85%) Mac OS X
2 1 (0.85%) OpenBSD
2 1 (0.85%) Unix
2 1 (0.85%) Windows 7
2 1 (0.85%) Windows 8
2 1 (0.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (48.31%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (36.44%) TDD
3 40 (33.90%) MVC
4 29 (24.58%) Scrum
5 24 (20.34%) Front End Development
6 22 (18.64%) BDD
7 21 (17.80%) Test Automation
8 20 (16.95%) Continuous Integration
9 19 (16.10%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 19 (16.10%) Web Development
10 17 (14.41%) Pair Programming
11 16 (13.56%) Software Engineering
12 15 (12.71%) E-Commerce
12 15 (12.71%) Kanban
13 13 (11.02%) OO
14 10 (8.47%) Unit Testing
14 10 (8.47%) Web Application Development
15 7 (5.93%) Domain-Driven Design
15 7 (5.93%) Open Source
15 7 (5.93%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 35 (29.66%) C#
2 26 (22.03%) PHP
3 25 (21.19%) SQL
4 17 (14.41%) Java
5 16 (13.56%) VB.NET
6 8 (6.78%) Scala
7 7 (5.93%) Groovy
8 5 (4.24%) TypeScript
9 4 (3.39%) Python
10 3 (2.54%) C
11 2 (1.69%) C++
11 2 (1.69%) ES6
12 1 (0.85%) Apex Code
12 1 (0.85%) Perl
12 1 (0.85%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.85%) SOQL
12 1 (0.85%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 1 (0.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.93%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.69%) Docker
2 1 (0.85%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (5.93%) Terraform
2 1 (0.85%) Ansible
2 1 (0.85%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (5.93%) New Relic
2 4 (3.39%) Atlassian
2 4 (3.39%) Infor
3 1 (0.85%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.85%) Oracle
3 1 (0.85%) Red Hat
3 1 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (0.85%) Siebel
3 1 (0.85%) Talend
3 1 (0.85%) VMware
3 1 (0.85%) Zend
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