Period
to 21 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 21 May 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)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 4 6
Rank change year-on-year +1 +2 +18
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 245 183 174
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 20.15% 15.93% 15.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 42.61% 31.18% 33.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 201 159 168
Oxfordshire median daily rate £438 £400 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% +8.84% +1.38%
10th Percentile £313 £307 £254
90th Percentile £600 £483 £500
South East median daily rate £425 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +9.68% +10.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £40.00 - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £46.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year -2.17% +21.05% +68.89%

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 575 587 514
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 47.29% 51.09% 46.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 426 408 419
Oxfordshire median daily rate £431 £425 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.41% +10.39% -3.75%
10th Percentile £278 £313 £269
90th Percentile £600 £575 £525
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +9.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 16 7
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +66.67%
10th Percentile £35.75 £16.75 £13.40
90th Percentile £57.50 £77.50 £44.10
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%

JavaScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for JavaScript in Oxfordshire

JavaScript
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JavaScript in Oxfordshire

JavaScript
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JavaScript in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 21 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JavaScript in Oxfordshire

JavaScript
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JavaScript in Oxfordshire

JavaScript
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 21 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +2 147 £438 +16.67% 72
Kidlington -6 5 £560 +24.44% 1
Abingdon -2 4 £463 +32.14% 5
Banbury - 4 £350 - 2
Bicester - 2 £288 - 1
Thame -4 1 - - 9
JavaScript
South East

For the 6 months to 21 May 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 148 (60.41%) AngularJS
2 129 (52.65%) Agile Software Development
3 128 (52.24%) HTML
4 118 (48.16%) CSS
5 101 (41.22%) Node.js
6 82 (33.47%) jQuery
6 82 (33.47%) Front End Development
7 55 (22.45%) React
7 55 (22.45%) Java
8 53 (21.63%) SQL
9 51 (20.82%) MVC
10 50 (20.41%) HTML5
11 49 (20.00%) Web Development
12 47 (19.18%) Microservices
13 45 (18.37%) Test Automation
14 43 (17.55%) PHP
15 42 (17.14%) .NET
16 39 (15.92%) C#
16 39 (15.92%) Unit Testing
17 38 (15.51%) Software Engineering
18 36 (14.69%) Ansible
19 34 (13.88%) Git (software)
19 34 (13.88%) TDD
20 31 (12.65%) BDD
21 30 (12.24%) Angular 2
22 29 (11.84%) Continuous Delivery
23 28 (11.43%) CSS3
23 28 (11.43%) SQL Server
23 28 (11.43%) ASP.NET
24 27 (11.02%) Ajax

JavaScript
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 26 (10.61%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (4.08%) Drupal
2 10 (4.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 6 (2.45%) NServiceBus
4 4 (1.63%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.82%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.82%) CMS
5 2 (0.82%) IIS
5 2 (0.82%) Mongoose
5 2 (0.82%) WordPress
6 1 (0.41%) ColdFusion
6 1 (0.41%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 10 (4.08%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.41%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 27 (11.02%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (9.39%) GitHub
3 20 (8.16%) Cloud Computing
4 16 (6.53%) Google Cloud Platform
5 15 (6.12%) Microsoft Azure
6 9 (3.67%) PaaS
7 6 (2.45%) npm
8 4 (1.63%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.82%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (0.82%) IaaS
10 1 (0.41%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (0.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.08%) HTTP
2 4 (1.63%) Internet
3 1 (0.41%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (11.43%) SQL Server
2 24 (9.80%) MySQL
3 16 (6.53%) Redis
4 9 (3.67%) MongoDB
5 6 (2.45%) NoSQL
6 4 (1.63%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.82%) Big Data
7 2 (0.82%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (0.82%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (0.82%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.82%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.82%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.82%) SSDT
8 1 (0.41%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 34 (13.88%) Git (software)
2 24 (9.80%) webpack
3 20 (8.16%) gulp
4 19 (7.76%) Grunt
5 18 (7.35%) JUnit
5 18 (7.35%) Mockito
6 14 (5.71%) Maven
7 10 (4.08%) Ant
7 10 (4.08%) Jenkins
8 8 (3.27%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (2.45%) Subversion
10 5 (2.04%) Gradle
10 5 (2.04%) TeamCity
11 4 (1.63%) Cucumber
11 4 (1.63%) GitLab
11 4 (1.63%) IntelliJ
11 4 (1.63%) Mocha
11 4 (1.63%) Selenium
11 4 (1.63%) SonarQube
11 4 (1.63%) WebDriver
General
1 12 (4.90%) Publishing
2 3 (1.22%) Finance
2 3 (1.22%) Games
3 1 (0.41%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 210 (85.71%) Developer
2 53 (21.63%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 52 (21.22%) JavaScript Developer
4 41 (16.73%) Web Developer
5 38 (15.51%) Java Developer
6 32 (13.06%) Angular Developer
7 31 (12.65%) JavaScript Engineer
8 27 (11.02%) AWS Developer
8 27 (11.02%) C# Developer
9 26 (10.61%) Software Engineer
10 24 (9.80%) Node.js Developer
11 23 (9.39%) .NET Developer
11 23 (9.39%) Senior Developer
12 21 (8.57%) Developer/Software Engineer
13 20 (8.16%) Agile Developer
13 20 (8.16%) C# .NET Developer
14 18 (7.35%) Senior Front-End Developer
15 17 (6.94%) AWS Engineer
15 17 (6.94%) SQL Developer
16 16 (6.53%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 148 (60.41%) AngularJS
2 128 (52.24%) HTML
3 118 (48.16%) CSS
4 101 (41.22%) Node.js
5 82 (33.47%) jQuery
6 55 (22.45%) React
7 50 (20.41%) HTML5
8 42 (17.14%) .NET
9 30 (12.24%) Angular 2
10 28 (11.43%) ASP.NET
10 28 (11.43%) CSS3
11 27 (11.02%) Ajax
12 26 (10.61%) REST
13 25 (10.20%) Spring
14 23 (9.39%) RESTful
14 23 (9.39%) Web Services
15 21 (8.57%) Sass
15 21 (8.57%) XML
16 19 (7.76%) LESS
16 19 (7.76%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 19 (7.76%) Greenfield Project
2 18 (7.35%) User Experience
3 12 (4.90%) Mobile App
4 4 (1.63%) Grid Computing
5 2 (0.82%) Client/Server
5 2 (0.82%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.41%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.41%) New Media
6 1 (0.41%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 17 (6.94%) Linux
2 7 (2.86%) Windows
3 1 (0.41%) Ubuntu
3 1 (0.41%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (52.65%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (33.47%) Front End Development
3 51 (20.82%) MVC
4 49 (20.00%) Web Development
5 47 (19.18%) Microservices
6 45 (18.37%) Test Automation
7 39 (15.92%) Unit Testing
8 38 (15.51%) Software Engineering
9 34 (13.88%) TDD
10 31 (12.65%) BDD
11 29 (11.84%) Continuous Delivery
12 26 (10.61%) DevOps
13 24 (9.80%) Continuous Integration
14 23 (9.39%) Scrum
15 20 (8.16%) Deployment Automation
16 19 (7.76%) OO
17 18 (7.35%) Process Improvement
18 17 (6.94%) Configuration Management
19 16 (6.53%) Digital Transformation Programme
20 14 (5.71%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 55 (22.45%) Java
2 53 (21.63%) SQL
3 43 (17.55%) PHP
4 39 (15.92%) C#
5 27 (11.02%) TypeScript
6 20 (8.16%) ES6
7 16 (6.53%) Go
8 10 (4.08%) Python
8 10 (4.08%) Scala
8 10 (4.08%) VB.NET
8 10 (4.08%) XPath
9 8 (3.27%) Java 8
10 4 (1.63%) Groovy
10 4 (1.63%) PowerShell
10 4 (1.63%) Ruby
10 4 (1.63%) T-SQL
11 3 (1.22%) Bash Shell
11 3 (1.22%) GLSL
12 2 (0.82%) Perl
12 2 (0.82%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (1.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (7.76%) QA
2 1 (0.41%) GDPR
System Software
1 23 (9.39%) Docker
2 2 (0.82%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.41%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 36 (14.69%) Ansible
2 25 (10.20%) Terraform
3 22 (8.98%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (8.98%) Puppet
4 3 (1.22%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 24 (9.80%) Oracle
2 16 (6.53%) Google
3 7 (2.86%) Microsoft
4 4 (1.63%) New Relic
5 3 (1.22%) Capita
6 1 (0.41%) HP
6 1 (0.41%) Salesforce.com