Period
to 19 August 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 August 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 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 3 6
Rank change year-on-year 0 +3 +1
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 213 202 190
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 16.99% 17.57% 15.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.50% 33.67% 30.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 201 155
Oxfordshire median daily rate £425 £413 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +5.77% -2.50%
10th Percentile £300 £319 £306
90th Percentile £600 £500 £488
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £370
% change year-on-year +6.25% +8.11% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +30.77%

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 600 600 625
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 47.85% 52.17% 51.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 453 458 477
Oxfordshire median daily rate £425 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £295 £317 £300
90th Percentile £593 £566 £531
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +8.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 10 11
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +18.06% +44.00%
10th Percentile £37.75 £19.35 £15.00
90th Percentile £57.50 £77.50 £48.75
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.90%

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 August 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 August 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 +1 130 £425 +6.25% 61
Abingdon -1 14 £420 +20.00% 6
Kidlington -6 3 £425 -1.16% 2
Thame -8 3 £350 -17.65% 3
Banbury - 3 £300 - 2
Bicester - 2 £288 - 4
Henley-on-Thames - 1 £525 - 4
JavaScript
South East

For the 6 months to 19 August 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.

1 133 (62.44%) HTML
2 132 (61.97%) Agile Software Development
3 113 (53.05%) AngularJS
4 110 (51.64%) CSS
5 82 (38.50%) jQuery
6 67 (31.46%) Node.js
7 57 (26.76%) Microservices
8 51 (23.94%) PHP
8 51 (23.94%) .NET
9 47 (22.07%) Web Development
9 47 (22.07%) HTML5
10 46 (21.60%) Front End Development
11 43 (20.19%) User Experience
12 42 (19.72%) Software Engineering
13 40 (18.78%) C#
13 40 (18.78%) Test Automation
14 39 (18.31%) SQL
15 36 (16.90%) Go
16 35 (16.43%) React
17 32 (15.02%) UX Design
17 32 (15.02%) Java
18 29 (13.62%) SQL Server
18 29 (13.62%) ASP.NET
18 29 (13.62%) MVC
18 29 (13.62%) Symfony
19 26 (12.21%) Git (software)
20 24 (11.27%) TypeScript
21 23 (10.80%) OO
21 23 (10.80%) Angular 2
21 23 (10.80%) Continuous Delivery

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 11 (5.16%) Drupal
2 7 (3.29%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (2.82%) CMS
4 5 (2.35%) WordPress
5 4 (1.88%) Kentico
6 3 (1.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.47%) ColdFusion
7 1 (0.47%) ExpressionEngine
7 1 (0.47%) Moodle
7 1 (0.47%) NServiceBus
7 1 (0.47%) SAS
7 1 (0.47%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (0.94%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.47%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.47%) InVision
Business Applications
1 3 (1.41%) Magento
1 3 (1.41%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (9.39%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (3.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (3.29%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (2.82%) GitHub
4 6 (2.82%) PaaS
5 5 (2.35%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.94%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (0.94%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (0.94%) Serverless
7 1 (0.47%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (0.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.88%) Internet
2 2 (0.94%) SMS
3 1 (0.47%) FTP
3 1 (0.47%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (13.62%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.63%) MySQL
3 9 (4.23%) Redis
4 5 (2.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (1.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.41%) Big Data
6 3 (1.41%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.41%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.94%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.47%) DataStage
8 1 (0.47%) IBM InfoSphere
8 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Power View
8 1 (0.47%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.47%) Power BI
8 1 (0.47%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 26 (12.21%) Git (software)
2 8 (3.76%) gulp
3 6 (2.82%) webpack
4 5 (2.35%) JUnit
4 5 (2.35%) Mockito
5 4 (1.88%) Grunt
5 4 (1.88%) Maven
6 3 (1.41%) Ant
6 3 (1.41%) Babel
6 3 (1.41%) Gradle
6 3 (1.41%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.94%) Jasmine
7 2 (0.94%) JHipster
7 2 (0.94%) Moq
7 2 (0.94%) Subversion
7 2 (0.94%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.47%) Axure RP
8 1 (0.47%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.47%) PostCSS
8 1 (0.47%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (2.35%) Marketing
2 4 (1.88%) Finance
2 4 (1.88%) Publishing
3 3 (1.41%) Games
4 1 (0.47%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 175 (82.16%) Developer
2 55 (25.82%) Web Developer
3 48 (22.54%) JavaScript Developer
4 45 (21.13%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 35 (16.43%) Angular Developer
6 34 (15.96%) JavaScript Engineer
7 25 (11.74%) .NET Developer
7 25 (11.74%) Agile Developer
7 25 (11.74%) Software Engineer
8 23 (10.80%) Applications Developer
8 23 (10.80%) Web Applications Developer
9 22 (10.33%) C# Developer
9 22 (10.33%) Node.js Developer
9 22 (10.33%) React Developer
10 20 (9.39%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 19 (8.92%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 18 (8.45%) ASP.NET Developer
12 18 (8.45%) C# .NET Developer
13 17 (7.98%) AWS Developer
14 15 (7.04%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (62.44%) HTML
2 113 (53.05%) AngularJS
3 110 (51.64%) CSS
4 82 (38.50%) jQuery
5 67 (31.46%) Node.js
6 51 (23.94%) .NET
7 47 (22.07%) HTML5
8 35 (16.43%) React
9 29 (13.62%) ASP.NET
9 29 (13.62%) Symfony
10 23 (10.80%) Angular 2
11 21 (9.86%) CSS3
12 19 (8.92%) Vue.js
13 17 (7.98%) Ajax
13 17 (7.98%) Web Services
14 15 (7.04%) Sass
15 14 (6.57%) Redux
16 11 (5.16%) JSON
17 10 (4.69%) .NET Framework
17 10 (4.69%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 43 (20.19%) User Experience
2 7 (3.29%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (3.29%) Linux Command Line
3 6 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (2.82%) Mobile App
4 4 (1.88%) Computer Science
4 4 (1.88%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.47%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.47%) Graphic Design
5 1 (0.47%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 15 (7.04%) Linux
2 4 (1.88%) Windows
3 2 (0.94%) Unix
4 1 (0.47%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (61.97%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (26.76%) Microservices
3 47 (22.07%) Web Development
4 46 (21.60%) Front End Development
5 42 (19.72%) Software Engineering
6 40 (18.78%) Test Automation
7 32 (15.02%) UX Design
8 29 (13.62%) MVC
9 23 (10.80%) Continuous Delivery
9 23 (10.80%) OO
10 22 (10.33%) DevOps
10 22 (10.33%) TDD
11 18 (8.45%) Digital Transformation Programme
11 18 (8.45%) E-Commerce
12 17 (7.98%) API Development
13 16 (7.51%) Scrum
14 14 (6.57%) Continuous Integration
14 14 (6.57%) OO PHP
15 13 (6.10%) BDD
16 12 (5.63%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 51 (23.94%) PHP
2 40 (18.78%) C#
3 39 (18.31%) SQL
4 36 (16.90%) Go
5 32 (15.02%) Java
6 24 (11.27%) TypeScript
7 10 (4.69%) ES6
8 9 (4.23%) Python
9 8 (3.76%) Scala
10 5 (2.35%) Java 8
11 4 (1.88%) C++
11 4 (1.88%) Groovy
11 4 (1.88%) T-SQL
12 3 (1.41%) GLSL
13 2 (0.94%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.94%) Perl
13 2 (0.94%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.47%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.47%) Ruby
14 1 (0.47%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (0.94%) Degree
2 1 (0.47%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.63%) QA
2 2 (0.94%) GDPR
3 1 (0.47%) Data Quality
System Software
1 12 (5.63%) Docker
2 2 (0.94%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.47%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 21 (9.86%) Terraform
2 10 (4.69%) Ansible
3 3 (1.41%) Kubernetes
3 3 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.41%) Puppet
4 1 (0.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 11 (5.16%) Microsoft
2 6 (2.82%) Capita
2 6 (2.82%) Oracle
3 5 (2.35%) Google
4 2 (0.94%) Adobe
4 2 (0.94%) Volusion
4 2 (0.94%) WooCommerce
4 2 (0.94%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.47%) New Relic
5 1 (0.47%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.47%) Teradata