Period
to 19 October 2018

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 19 October 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)
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 5 4
Rank change year-on-year +2 -1 -1
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 136 138 157
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 21.62% 19.46% 22.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 41.21% 35.66% 38.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 120 130
Oxford median daily rate £413 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £300 £275 £306
90th Percentile £500 £591 £508
Oxfordshire median daily rate £420 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -1.18% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxford median hourly rate - - -
Oxfordshire 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 Oxford with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Oxford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 330 387 413
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 52.46% 54.58% 59.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 289 332 323
Oxford median daily rate £425 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £313 £313 £275
90th Percentile £550 £580 £525
Oxfordshire median daily rate £425 £450 £413
% change year-on-year -5.56% +9.09% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 8
Oxford median hourly rate £48.75 £45.00 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.33% +24.14% -23.68%
10th Percentile £42.75 £32.50 £14.83
90th Percentile £52.50 £77.50 £48.75
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £42.50 £43.75 £36.25
% change year-on-year -2.86% +20.69% -19.44%

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 19 October 2018.

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 19 October 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 Oxford region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 96 (70.59%) HTML
2 87 (63.97%) AngularJS
3 86 (63.24%) CSS
4 79 (58.09%) Agile Software Development
5 68 (50.00%) jQuery
6 44 (32.35%) .NET
6 44 (32.35%) Go
7 38 (27.94%) Node.js
8 35 (25.74%) Microservices
9 34 (25.00%) Angular 2
10 32 (23.53%) User Experience
10 32 (23.53%) Test Automation
11 30 (22.06%) UX Design
11 30 (22.06%) Front End Development
12 29 (21.32%) React
13 25 (18.38%) Vue.js
14 23 (16.91%) HTML5
15 21 (15.44%) Software Engineering
16 20 (14.71%) Web Development
17 18 (13.24%) C#
18 16 (11.76%) TypeScript
18 16 (11.76%) Continuous Delivery
18 16 (11.76%) DevOps
18 16 (11.76%) Terraform
18 16 (11.76%) PHP
19 15 (11.03%) SQL
19 15 (11.03%) Git (software)
20 13 (9.56%) Redux
20 13 (9.56%) Java
21 12 (8.82%) MVC

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 5 (3.68%) WordPress
2 3 (2.21%) CMS
3 2 (1.47%) Drupal
4 1 (0.74%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.74%) ColdFusion
4 1 (0.74%) ExpressionEngine
4 1 (0.74%) Kentico
4 1 (0.74%) NServiceBus
4 1 (0.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.74%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (1.47%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.74%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.74%) InVision
Business Applications
1 3 (2.21%) Magento
2 1 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.74%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.41%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.47%) AWS Lambda
2 2 (1.47%) GitHub
2 2 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.47%) Serverless
3 1 (0.74%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (0.74%) npm
3 1 (0.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.74%) FTP
1 1 (0.74%) SMS
1 1 (0.74%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.62%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.94%) MySQL
3 3 (2.21%) Redis
4 2 (1.47%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.74%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 15 (11.03%) Git (software)
2 7 (5.15%) gulp
3 5 (3.68%) webpack
4 4 (2.94%) Grunt
5 3 (2.21%) Babel
5 3 (2.21%) Jasmine
6 2 (1.47%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.74%) Ant
7 1 (0.74%) Axure RP
7 1 (0.74%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.74%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.74%) JUnit
7 1 (0.74%) Maven
7 1 (0.74%) Mockito
7 1 (0.74%) PhantomJS
7 1 (0.74%) PostCSS
7 1 (0.74%) Selenium
7 1 (0.74%) Subversion
7 1 (0.74%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (3.68%) Finance
2 4 (2.94%) Marketing
3 2 (1.47%) Games
4 1 (0.74%) Banking
4 1 (0.74%) Retail
Job Titles
1 120 (88.24%) Developer
2 37 (27.21%) Web Developer
3 36 (26.47%) JavaScript Developer
4 31 (22.79%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 26 (19.12%) React Developer
6 25 (18.38%) Angular Developer
7 24 (17.65%) Applications Developer
7 24 (17.65%) Web Applications Developer
8 22 (16.18%) JavaScript Engineer
9 17 (12.50%) Node.js Developer
10 14 (10.29%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 14 (10.29%) Software Engineer
11 12 (8.82%) Agile Developer
12 7 (5.15%) .NET Developer
12 7 (5.15%) ASP.NET Developer
12 7 (5.15%) C# Developer
12 7 (5.15%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 5 (3.68%) Java Developer
14 4 (2.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 4 (2.94%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (70.59%) HTML
2 87 (63.97%) AngularJS
3 86 (63.24%) CSS
4 68 (50.00%) jQuery
5 44 (32.35%) .NET
6 38 (27.94%) Node.js
7 34 (25.00%) Angular 2
8 29 (21.32%) React
9 25 (18.38%) Vue.js
10 23 (16.91%) HTML5
11 13 (9.56%) Redux
12 11 (8.09%) CSS3
12 11 (8.09%) Symfony
13 10 (7.35%) ASP.NET
13 10 (7.35%) Sass
14 8 (5.88%) .NET Framework
15 7 (5.15%) LESS
16 6 (4.41%) JSON
17 5 (3.68%) Ajax
18 4 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 32 (23.53%) User Experience
2 7 (5.15%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (3.68%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.74%) Graphic Design
4 1 (0.74%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.47%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (58.09%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (25.74%) Microservices
3 32 (23.53%) Test Automation
4 30 (22.06%) Front End Development
4 30 (22.06%) UX Design
5 21 (15.44%) Software Engineering
6 20 (14.71%) Web Development
7 16 (11.76%) Continuous Delivery
7 16 (11.76%) DevOps
8 12 (8.82%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 12 (8.82%) MVC
9 11 (8.09%) E-Commerce
9 11 (8.09%) TDD
10 9 (6.62%) API Development
10 9 (6.62%) OO
10 9 (6.62%) OO PHP
11 8 (5.88%) Web Application Development
12 5 (3.68%) BDD
12 5 (3.68%) CRM
13 4 (2.94%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 44 (32.35%) Go
2 18 (13.24%) C#
3 16 (11.76%) PHP
3 16 (11.76%) TypeScript
4 15 (11.03%) SQL
5 13 (9.56%) Java
6 7 (5.15%) ES6
7 5 (3.68%) Java 8
8 2 (1.47%) Groovy
9 1 (0.74%) C++
9 1 (0.74%) GLSL
9 1 (0.74%) Perl
9 1 (0.74%) Python
9 1 (0.74%) Ruby
9 1 (0.74%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (0.74%) Degree
1 1 (0.74%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.74%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.94%) Docker
Systems Management
1 16 (11.76%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (1.47%) Adobe
1 2 (1.47%) Microsoft
1 2 (1.47%) Oracle
1 2 (1.47%) Volusion
1 2 (1.47%) WooCommerce
2 1 (0.74%) Facebook
2 1 (0.74%) Google
2 1 (0.74%) New Relic
2 1 (0.74%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (0.74%) Xamarin