Period
to 18 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 18 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)
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 19 26
Rank change year-on-year -2 +7 -11
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 26 29 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 5.88% 5.65% 6.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.88% 19.59% 17.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 15 34
Southampton median daily rate £395 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.06% +21.43% -1.41%
10th Percentile £313 £291 £313
90th Percentile £495 £513 £423
Hampshire median daily rate £388 £394 £350
% change year-on-year -1.59% +12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Southampton median hourly rate £44.12 £42.50 £32.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.80% +29.77% -
10th Percentile £42.02 £41.25 £31.38
90th Percentile £46.17 £43.75 £34.13
Hampshire median hourly rate £44.06 £44.75 £40.13
% change year-on-year -1.55% +11.53% +28.40%

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 Southampton with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Southampton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 154 148 213
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 34.84% 28.85% 35.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 95 124
Southampton median daily rate £388 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% - -1.41%
10th Percentile £258 £213 £288
90th Percentile £530 £565 £438
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £380 £365
% change year-on-year +5.26% +4.11% +2.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 6 24
Southampton median hourly rate £45.39 £39.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.91% +5.33% +62.16%
10th Percentile £42.00 £24.31 £13.88
90th Percentile £51.25 £43.75 £47.50
Hampshire median hourly rate £44.12 £42.50 £42.00
% change year-on-year +3.80% +1.19% +20.00%

JavaScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for JavaScript in Southampton

JavaScript
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JavaScript in Southampton

JavaScript
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JavaScript in Southampton over the 6 months to 18 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JavaScript in Southampton

JavaScript
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JavaScript in Southampton

For the 6 months to 18 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 Southampton region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 13 (50.00%) HTML
2 11 (42.31%) CSS
3 10 (38.46%) C#
4 9 (34.62%) jQuery
5 8 (30.77%) SQL
5 8 (30.77%) MVC
5 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET
6 7 (26.92%) .NET
6 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
6 7 (26.92%) Git (software)
7 6 (23.08%) HTML5
7 6 (23.08%) Visual Studio
7 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
7 6 (23.08%) TDD
8 5 (19.23%) Scrum
8 5 (19.23%) Windows
8 5 (19.23%) MySQL
8 5 (19.23%) Node.js
8 5 (19.23%) Degree
8 5 (19.23%) AngularJS
9 4 (15.38%) Front End Development
9 4 (15.38%) Computer Science Degree
9 4 (15.38%) Subversion
9 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
9 4 (15.38%) Java
9 4 (15.38%) Linux
10 3 (11.54%) Hibernate
10 3 (11.54%) Finance
10 3 (11.54%) LAMP

JavaScript
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 3 (11.54%) Apache
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (7.69%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.85%) IIS
3 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.85%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) VoIP
2 1 (3.85%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
2 5 (19.23%) MySQL
3 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (3.85%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (3.85%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.85%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 7 (26.92%) Git (software)
2 6 (23.08%) Visual Studio
3 4 (15.38%) Subversion
4 3 (11.54%) FishEye
4 3 (11.54%) JIRA
4 3 (11.54%) JUnit
4 3 (11.54%) Rational DOORS
4 3 (11.54%) Rational Rhapsody
5 2 (7.69%) Selenium
5 2 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (3.85%) Cucumber
6 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
6 1 (3.85%) JMeter
6 1 (3.85%) LoadRunner
6 1 (3.85%) Maven
6 1 (3.85%) Mockito
6 1 (3.85%) Moq
6 1 (3.85%) NuGet
6 1 (3.85%) SoapUI
6 1 (3.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (11.54%) Finance
1 3 (11.54%) Retail
2 2 (7.69%) Automotive
3 1 (3.85%) Back Office
3 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (76.92%) Developer
2 5 (19.23%) C# Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 4 (15.38%) JavaScript Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Senior Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Software Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) .NET Developer
4 3 (11.54%) PHP Developer
5 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Salesforce Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Salesforce Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.85%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Angular Developer
6 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 1 (3.85%) HTML CSS Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Node.js Developer
6 1 (3.85%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (50.00%) HTML
2 11 (42.31%) CSS
3 9 (34.62%) jQuery
4 7 (26.92%) .NET
4 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET
5 6 (23.08%) HTML5
6 5 (19.23%) AngularJS
6 5 (19.23%) Node.js
7 3 (11.54%) Ajax
7 3 (11.54%) Hibernate
7 3 (11.54%) Java EE
7 3 (11.54%) LAMP
7 3 (11.54%) REST
7 3 (11.54%) Spring
7 3 (11.54%) Web Services
8 2 (7.69%) JMS
8 2 (7.69%) JSP
8 2 (7.69%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (7.69%) XML
8 2 (7.69%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (7.69%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.85%) Animation
3 1 (3.85%) EPoS
3 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Windows
2 4 (15.38%) Linux
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (30.77%) MVC
2 6 (23.08%) TDD
3 5 (19.23%) Scrum
4 4 (15.38%) Front End Development
5 3 (11.54%) Mentoring
5 3 (11.54%) Post-Production
5 3 (11.54%) Requirements Management
5 3 (11.54%) Software Engineering
5 3 (11.54%) Test Automation
5 3 (11.54%) UML
5 3 (11.54%) Unit Testing
5 3 (11.54%) Web Development
6 2 (7.69%) BDD
6 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (7.69%) OO
6 2 (7.69%) OOD
6 2 (7.69%) Software Testing
6 2 (7.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (38.46%) C#
2 8 (30.77%) SQL
3 4 (15.38%) Java
4 3 (11.54%) C++
4 3 (11.54%) PHP
4 3 (11.54%) Python
5 2 (7.69%) XQuery
6 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.85%) ES6
6 1 (3.85%) Groovy
6 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.85%) TypeScript
6 1 (3.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Degree
2 4 (15.38%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
3 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Docker
2 1 (3.85%) zsh
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle
3 2 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (7.69%) Telerik
4 1 (3.85%) Atlassian
4 1 (3.85%) Thunderhead