Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 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
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 6 2
Rank change year-on-year +3 -4 +16
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 278 179 239
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 22.69% 14.77% 20.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 45.28% 29.06% 43.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 119 233
Oxfordshire median daily rate £438 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% - +23.08%
10th Percentile £325 £284 £264
90th Percentile £614 £574 £520
South East median daily rate £420 £380 £365
% change year-on-year +10.53% +4.11% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £40.00 - £27.50
10th Percentile £39.00 - £23.75
90th Percentile £41.00 - £31.25
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £43.25 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.05% +20.14% +44.00%

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 614 616 549
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 50.12% 50.83% 47.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 482 433 447
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +9.38% +6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £262 £269
90th Percentile £600 £575 £520
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 16 19
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £40.00 £35.75 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.89% -20.56% +95.65%
10th Percentile £27.10 £16.47 £15.00
90th Percentile £77.50 £63.13 £55.00
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% +14.29%

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 19 February 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 19 February 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 +2 176 £438 +9.38% 68
Kidlington +5 15 £590 -
Abingdon +4 4 £513 +46.43% 8
Banbury - 2 £363 - 4
Bicester - 2 £313 - 2
JavaScript
South East

For the 6 months to 19 February 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.

1 197 (70.86%) AngularJS
2 146 (52.52%) HTML
3 145 (52.16%) CSS
4 133 (47.84%) jQuery
5 117 (42.09%) Node.js
6 113 (40.65%) Agile Software Development
7 99 (35.61%) Java
8 97 (34.89%) React
9 95 (34.17%) MVC
10 88 (31.65%) SQL
11 87 (31.29%) Amazon AWS
12 81 (29.14%) Unit Testing
13 70 (25.18%) TDD
14 69 (24.82%) Ansible
15 65 (23.38%) Web Services
16 64 (23.02%) Front End Development
17 62 (22.30%) Opscode Chef
17 62 (22.30%) Puppet
18 59 (21.22%) Configuration Management
19 58 (20.86%) JUnit
19 58 (20.86%) C#
20 56 (20.14%) .NET
21 53 (19.06%) BDD
22 52 (18.71%) Mockito
22 52 (18.71%) REST
22 52 (18.71%) ASP.NET
23 50 (17.99%) SQL Server
23 50 (17.99%) Linux
23 50 (17.99%) Maven
24 48 (17.27%) Test Automation

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 32 (11.51%) Elasticsearch
2 22 (7.91%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 8 (2.88%) Drupal
4 6 (2.16%) Mongoose
5 5 (1.80%) CMS
5 5 (1.80%) NServiceBus
6 4 (1.44%) Apache Spark
6 4 (1.44%) IIS
6 4 (1.44%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.72%) Confluence
7 2 (0.72%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.72%) WordPress
8 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.36%) SharePoint Server
Business Applications
1 21 (7.55%) Oracle BPM
2 7 (2.52%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 87 (31.29%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (10.43%) Cloud Computing
3 24 (8.63%) GitHub
4 20 (7.19%) Microsoft Azure
5 12 (4.32%) Google Cloud Platform
6 9 (3.24%) PaaS
7 7 (2.52%) npm
8 6 (2.16%) IaaS
9 5 (1.80%) Serverless
10 4 (1.44%) AWS CloudFormation
10 4 (1.44%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 3 (1.08%) Akamai
11 3 (1.08%) AWS Lambda
11 3 (1.08%) SaaS
12 2 (0.72%) Bluemix
12 2 (0.72%) IBM Cloud
13 1 (0.36%) Google Analytics
13 1 (0.36%) Office 365
13 1 (0.36%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.68%) HTTP
2 7 (2.52%) Internet
3 1 (0.36%) Intranet
3 1 (0.36%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (17.99%) SQL Server
2 30 (10.79%) MySQL
3 23 (8.27%) MongoDB
4 16 (5.76%) NoSQL
5 12 (4.32%) Redis
6 6 (2.16%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.44%) Big Data
7 4 (1.44%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.08%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.72%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.72%) OLAP
9 2 (0.72%) OLAP Cube
9 2 (0.72%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.72%) SSDT
10 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 58 (20.86%) JUnit
2 52 (18.71%) Mockito
3 50 (17.99%) Maven
4 47 (16.91%) Ant
5 41 (14.75%) Git (software)
6 22 (7.91%) Grunt
6 22 (7.91%) gulp
6 22 (7.91%) webpack
7 16 (5.76%) Jenkins
8 10 (3.60%) IntelliJ
9 9 (3.24%) Subversion
10 8 (2.88%) Team Foundation Server
11 6 (2.16%) JMeter
12 5 (1.80%) Cucumber
12 5 (1.80%) Gradle
12 5 (1.80%) Selenium
13 4 (1.44%) git-flow
13 4 (1.44%) GitLab
13 4 (1.44%) Mocha
13 4 (1.44%) SonarQube
General
1 16 (5.76%) Publishing
2 3 (1.08%) Finance
3 1 (0.36%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 241 (86.69%) Developer
2 68 (24.46%) Java Developer
3 50 (17.99%) JavaScript Developer
4 48 (17.27%) AWS Developer
5 47 (16.91%) C# Developer
6 43 (15.47%) .NET Developer
7 40 (14.39%) SQL Developer
8 38 (13.67%) C# .NET Developer
9 35 (12.59%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 34 (12.23%) ASP.NET Developer
10 34 (12.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 32 (11.51%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 30 (10.79%) Senior Developer
13 27 (9.71%) SQL Server Developer
14 26 (9.35%) Angular Developer
15 21 (7.55%) Web Developer
16 18 (6.47%) Java Team Leader
16 18 (6.47%) Node.js Developer
16 18 (6.47%) Team Leader
17 17 (6.12%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 197 (70.86%) AngularJS
2 146 (52.52%) HTML
3 145 (52.16%) CSS
4 133 (47.84%) jQuery
5 117 (42.09%) Node.js
6 97 (34.89%) React
7 65 (23.38%) Web Services
8 56 (20.14%) .NET
9 52 (18.71%) ASP.NET
9 52 (18.71%) REST
10 47 (16.91%) Ajax
11 41 (14.75%) HTML5
11 41 (14.75%) Spring
12 35 (12.59%) CSS3
13 32 (11.51%) XML
14 30 (10.79%) Play Framework
15 27 (9.71%) Angular 2
15 27 (9.71%) JSF
15 27 (9.71%) Spring MVC
16 25 (8.99%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 20 (7.19%) Greenfield Project
2 11 (3.96%) User Experience
3 6 (2.16%) Mobile App
4 4 (1.44%) Client/Server
4 4 (1.44%) Clustering
4 4 (1.44%) Grid Computing
4 4 (1.44%) New Media
4 4 (1.44%) N-Tier
5 3 (1.08%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.36%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.36%) RIA
6 1 (0.36%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 50 (17.99%) Linux
2 6 (2.16%) Windows
3 1 (0.36%) Ubuntu
3 1 (0.36%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (40.65%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (34.17%) MVC
3 81 (29.14%) Unit Testing
4 70 (25.18%) TDD
5 64 (23.02%) Front End Development
6 59 (21.22%) Configuration Management
7 53 (19.06%) BDD
8 48 (17.27%) Test Automation
9 46 (16.55%) Continuous Integration
10 45 (16.19%) Web Development
11 38 (13.67%) Scrum
12 37 (13.31%) Microservices
13 35 (12.59%) SOA
14 32 (11.51%) Software Engineering
15 31 (11.15%) Process Improvement
16 24 (8.63%) Product Management
17 23 (8.27%) Kanban
18 18 (6.47%) DevOps
19 17 (6.12%) Continuous Delivery
19 17 (6.12%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 99 (35.61%) Java
2 88 (31.65%) SQL
3 58 (20.86%) C#
4 33 (11.87%) PHP
5 29 (10.43%) VB.NET
6 21 (7.55%) ES6
6 21 (7.55%) XPath
7 12 (4.32%) TypeScript
8 11 (3.96%) Groovy
9 10 (3.60%) T-SQL
10 9 (3.24%) Go
10 9 (3.24%) Python
11 6 (2.16%) Scala
12 5 (1.80%) PowerShell
13 4 (1.44%) Bash Shell
13 4 (1.44%) Ruby
13 4 (1.44%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.72%) ActionScript
14 2 (0.72%) Perl
14 2 (0.72%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (1.80%) Degree
2 3 (1.08%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.36%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.36%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.47%) QA
2 2 (0.72%) RosettaNet
3 1 (0.36%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.36%) GDPR
System Software
1 23 (8.27%) Docker
2 2 (0.72%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.72%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 69 (24.82%) Ansible
2 62 (22.30%) Opscode Chef
2 62 (22.30%) Puppet
3 19 (6.83%) Terraform
4 2 (0.72%) logstash
5 1 (0.36%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 45 (16.19%) Oracle
2 26 (9.35%) Microsoft
3 13 (4.68%) Google
3 13 (4.68%) New Relic
4 3 (1.08%) Splunk
5 2 (0.72%) Capita
5 2 (0.72%) Dynatrace
5 2 (0.72%) HP
5 2 (0.72%) IBM
5 2 (0.72%) Sybase
5 2 (0.72%) Twitter
5 2 (0.72%) VMware
5 2 (0.72%) Xamarin