The median contractor rate for a JavaScript Developer was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Developer
England / South East
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 104 124 163
Rank change year-on-year +20 +39  
Contract jobs requiring a JavaScript Developer 173 162 104
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.13% 1.66% 1.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.27% 1.74% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 138 80
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £303 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year +5.63% +1.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £43.00 £42.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.17% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £30.65 -
% change year-on-year +43.57% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the South East. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
South East
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 7635 9294 9491
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 93.92% 95.48% 94.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 4340 5705 5188
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £393 £375
% change year-on-year +1.91% +4.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 385 379 467
Median hourly rate £17.68 £17.50 £18.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.02% -5.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.93 £11.25 £12.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £44.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.72
% change year-on-year - +4.66%  

JavaScript Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East that featured JavaScript Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for JavaScript Developer in the South East

JavaScript Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JavaScript Developer in the South East

JavaScript Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JavaScript Developer in the South East over the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JavaScript Developer in the South East

JavaScript Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JavaScript Developer in the South East

JavaScript Developer
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript Developer within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +35 56 £363 -19.44% 10
Buckinghamshire +12 37 £400 +23.07% 3
Berkshire +43 27 £400 -5.88% 3
Oxfordshire -13 25 £401 +0.31% 9
Hampshire +17 21 £370 +9.62% 7
Kent -15 10 £343 +1.48% 3
East Sussex -7 4 £300 -29.41% 3
West Sussex +7 2 £330 +4.76%
Middlesex -1 2 £460 +13.23%
JavaScript Developer
England

JavaScript Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 April 2017, JavaScript Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region featuring JavaScript Developer in the job title.

1 303 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 211 (69.64%) HTML
3 200 (66.01%) CSS
4 149 (49.17%) AngularJS
5 131 (43.23%) CSS3
6 129 (42.57%) HTML5
7 127 (41.91%) Agile Software Development
8 101 (33.33%) Front End Development
9 92 (30.36%) jQuery
10 84 (27.72%) Web Development
11 73 (24.09%) Git (software)
12 71 (23.43%) Node.js
13 68 (22.44%) Sass
14 62 (20.46%) User Experience
15 61 (20.13%) MVC
16 59 (19.47%) React
17 53 (17.49%) Unix
17 53 (17.49%) Java
18 52 (17.16%) Scrum
19 49 (16.17%) SQL
19 49 (16.17%) JSON
20 46 (15.18%) REST
20 46 (15.18%) Ajax
21 44 (14.52%) Linux
21 44 (14.52%) OO
22 43 (14.19%) C#
23 38 (12.54%) .NET
23 38 (12.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 38 (12.54%) Wireframes
24 35 (11.55%) TDD

JavaScript Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 29 (9.57%) CMS
2 13 (4.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 13 (4.29%) EPiServer
3 7 (2.31%) Apache
4 5 (1.65%) Tomcat
5 4 (1.32%) Umbraco
6 3 (0.99%) Drupal
7 2 (0.66%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.66%) ArcGIS
7 2 (0.66%) Confluence
7 2 (0.66%) GeoServer
7 2 (0.66%) IIS
7 2 (0.66%) WordPress
8 1 (0.33%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.33%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 30 (9.90%) Photoshop
2 7 (2.31%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.66%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 7 (2.31%) Magento
2 1 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.30%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.65%) PaaS
3 4 (1.32%) AWS Lambda
3 4 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.32%) SaaS
4 3 (0.99%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.66%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.33%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.33%) GitHub
6 1 (0.33%) Google Tag Manager
6 1 (0.33%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.63%) HTTP
2 10 (3.30%) ICMP
2 10 (3.30%) SSH
2 10 (3.30%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.32%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.33%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (9.57%) NoSQL
2 26 (8.58%) Oracle Database
3 25 (8.25%) MongoDB
4 16 (5.28%) SQL Server
5 14 (4.62%) Hadoop
6 10 (3.30%) MySQL
6 10 (3.30%) Relational Database
7 9 (2.97%) RDBMS
7 9 (2.97%) SQLPlus
8 6 (1.98%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (0.99%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 3 (0.99%) Big Data
10 2 (0.66%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (0.66%) QGIS
10 2 (0.66%) Redis
10 2 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.66%) Sqoop
11 1 (0.33%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.33%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 73 (24.09%) Git (software)
2 30 (9.90%) Subversion
3 17 (5.61%) Grunt
4 16 (5.28%) gulp
5 13 (4.29%) Jenkins
6 11 (3.63%) webpack
7 9 (2.97%) Bower
8 8 (2.64%) Jasmine
9 7 (2.31%) Axure RP
10 6 (1.98%) Bitbucket
10 6 (1.98%) JIRA
10 6 (1.98%) Maven
11 5 (1.65%) Visual Studio
12 4 (1.32%) Mocha
12 4 (1.32%) Protractor
13 3 (0.99%) Babel
13 3 (0.99%) Eclipse
13 3 (0.99%) git-flow
13 3 (0.99%) JUnit
13 3 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 34 (11.22%) Finance
2 28 (9.24%) Banking
3 6 (1.98%) Publishing
4 5 (1.65%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.32%) Retail
6 3 (0.99%) Marketing
7 2 (0.66%) Games
8 1 (0.33%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 211 (69.64%) HTML
2 200 (66.01%) CSS
3 149 (49.17%) AngularJS
4 131 (43.23%) CSS3
5 129 (42.57%) HTML5
6 92 (30.36%) jQuery
7 71 (23.43%) Node.js
8 68 (22.44%) Sass
9 59 (19.47%) React
10 49 (16.17%) JSON
11 46 (15.18%) Ajax
11 46 (15.18%) REST
12 38 (12.54%) .NET
12 38 (12.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 27 (8.91%) LESS
14 23 (7.59%) Express
15 21 (6.93%) Ember.js
16 20 (6.60%) XHTML
17 19 (6.27%) Angular 2
17 19 (6.27%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 62 (20.46%) User Experience
2 18 (5.94%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (3.96%) Greenfield Project
4 11 (3.63%) Linux Command Line
5 10 (3.30%) Mobile App
6 5 (1.65%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.65%) W3C
7 4 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (1.32%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.66%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.66%) Minimum Viable Product
9 1 (0.33%) 3D Graphics
9 1 (0.33%) Animation
9 1 (0.33%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.33%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.33%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.33%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.33%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.33%) Social Media
9 1 (0.33%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 53 (17.49%) Unix
2 44 (14.52%) Linux
3 29 (9.57%) Windows
4 10 (3.30%) CentOS
4 10 (3.30%) Debian
4 10 (3.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (3.30%) Ubuntu
5 2 (0.66%) AIX
6 1 (0.33%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (41.91%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 84 (27.72%) Web Development
4 61 (20.13%) MVC
5 52 (17.16%) Scrum
6 44 (14.52%) OO
7 38 (12.54%) Wireframes
8 35 (11.55%) TDD
9 30 (9.90%) Open Source
10 25 (8.25%) Pair Programming
11 23 (7.59%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
11 23 (7.59%) OOD
12 22 (7.26%) DevOps
13 20 (6.60%) Continuous Delivery
14 19 (6.27%) E-Commerce
15 18 (5.94%) Digital Transformation Programme
16 17 (5.61%) Responsive Web Design
17 15 (4.95%) Unit Testing
18 14 (4.62%) Continuous Integration
19 10 (3.30%) UML
Programming Languages
1 303 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 53 (17.49%) Java
3 49 (16.17%) SQL
4 43 (14.19%) C#
5 31 (10.23%) Python
6 17 (5.61%) Ruby
7 16 (5.28%) PHP
8 14 (4.62%) ES6
9 12 (3.96%) Bash Shell
9 12 (3.96%) Shell Script
10 9 (2.97%) PL/SQL
11 7 (2.31%) TypeScript
12 5 (1.65%) Scala
13 3 (0.99%) CoffeeScript
13 3 (0.99%) Groovy
14 2 (0.66%) C
14 2 (0.66%) C++
14 2 (0.66%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (6.27%) Degree
2 13 (4.29%) Security Cleared
3 12 (3.96%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.33%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.65%) QA
2 3 (0.99%) WCAG
3 1 (0.33%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (3.96%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (3.30%) Ansible
1 10 (3.30%) SELinux
2 8 (2.64%) Kubernetes
3 3 (0.99%) Marathon
3 3 (0.99%) Mesos
3 3 (0.99%) Terraform
4 2 (0.66%) Oozie
5 1 (0.33%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 27 (8.91%) Oracle
2 6 (1.98%) Adobe
3 4 (1.32%) Google
4 3 (0.99%) Microsoft
4 3 (0.99%) ServiceNow
5 2 (0.66%) Atlassian
5 2 (0.66%) Telerik
5 2 (0.66%) Twitter
5 2 (0.66%) Zend
6 1 (0.33%) Cloudera
6 1 (0.33%) IBM
6 1 (0.33%) SAP
6 1 (0.33%) Sitecore
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £0.00 - £250 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
LEXSTRA
Rate: £325 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago