The first table below looks at the demand for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Aberdeen region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 17 18 26
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +8
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 5 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 4.27% 5.34% 2.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.89% 21.15% 11.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 2
Average daily rate - £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.53%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- +27.27%
Programming Languages Category
Aberdeen
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
36 52 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 30.77% 25.24% 19.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 22 19
Average daily rate £366 £355 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.16% +9.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £293 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £408 £371
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Average hourly rate £15.25 £36.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.63% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
JavaScript
Scotland

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JavaScript across the Aberdeen region.

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

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

JavaScript Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Aberdeen region citing JavaScript also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited JavaScript.

1 4 (66.67%) C#
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 4 (66.67%) Ajax
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) XML
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) XSL
3 2 (33.33%) XSLT
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) CA SiteMinder
3 2 (33.33%) XHTML
3 2 (33.33%) Workflow
3 2 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (33.33%) WCF
3 2 (33.33%) WF
3 2 (33.33%) jQuery
3 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
4 1 (16.67%) Information Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) HTML5
4 1 (16.67%) CSS3
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Aberdeen region citing JavaScript also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited JavaScript. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (16.67%) Drupal
2 1 (16.67%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Maximo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 1 (16.67%) Aerospace
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Applications Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Designer
3 1 (16.67%) User Experience Developer
3 1 (16.67%) UI Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) UI Developer
3 1 (16.67%) User Experience Designer
3 1 (16.67%) UI Designer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Applications Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Support
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 4 (66.67%) Ajax
2 3 (50.00%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) XML
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) XSL
3 2 (33.33%) XSLT
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) XHTML
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 2 (33.33%) WCF
3 2 (33.33%) WF
3 2 (33.33%) jQuery
4 1 (16.67%) HTML5
4 1 (16.67%) CSS3
4 1 (16.67%) Semantic HTML
4 1 (16.67%) LINQ
4 1 (16.67%) WPF
4 1 (16.67%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Workflow
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Information Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Change Control
2 1 (16.67%) Web Accessibility
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) PHP
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
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