The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 6 13 24
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +11
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 49 45 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 13.92% 11.14% 1.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.17% 29.61% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 37 4
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£300 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £250 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £400 £293
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.55 £32.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+23.59% -8.57%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Programming Languages Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
168 152 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 47.73% 37.62% 22.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 111 32
Average daily rate £335 £350 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.28% +18.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £250 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.25 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.75% -56.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

JavaScript
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

JavaScript Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

JavaScript Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 60 (90.91%) HTML
2 39 (59.09%) CSS
3 35 (53.03%) XML
3 35 (53.03%) AngularJS
4 27 (40.91%) Java
5 25 (37.88%) OO
6 21 (31.82%) Web Services
7 20 (30.30%) Struts
7 20 (30.30%) JDBC
7 20 (30.30%) JSP
7 20 (30.30%) Spring
7 20 (30.30%) Web Development
8 18 (27.27%) SOAP
8 18 (27.27%) SQL
8 18 (27.27%) MySQL
8 18 (27.27%) Oracle
9 17 (25.76%) HTTP
10 16 (24.24%) JPA
10 16 (24.24%) Relational Database
11 15 (22.73%) HTML5
11 15 (22.73%) jQuery
12 14 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (21.21%) .NET
13 12 (18.18%) CSS3
14 11 (16.67%) Ajax
15 10 (15.15%) C#
15 10 (15.15%) Microsoft
16 9 (13.64%) ASP.NET
17 8 (12.12%) SQL Server
18 7 (10.61%) Visual Studio

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 6 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.06%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (6.06%) WebSphere
2 4 (6.06%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (3.03%) CMS
4 2 (3.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (3.03%) Umbraco
4 2 (3.03%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (1.52%) Node.js
5 1 (1.52%) IIS
5 1 (1.52%) ArcGIS
5 1 (1.52%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (7.58%) MS Office
1 5 (7.58%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.03%) Fireworks
2 2 (3.03%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (3.03%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (3.03%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (6.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.03%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.55%) Office 365
2 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (25.76%) HTTP
2 1 (1.52%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (27.27%) MySQL
2 16 (24.24%) Relational Database
3 8 (12.12%) SQL Server
4 4 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (4.55%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (3.03%) Ingres
6 2 (3.03%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.52%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.52%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 7 (10.61%) Visual Studio
2 6 (9.09%) Eclipse
3 3 (4.55%) QUnit
3 3 (4.55%) Jasmine
3 3 (4.55%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.55%) Karma Test Runner
4 2 (3.03%) JDeveloper
4 2 (3.03%) Hudson
4 2 (3.03%) Apache Continuum
4 2 (3.03%) Rational Application Developer
4 2 (3.03%) Toad
4 2 (3.03%) Subversion
4 2 (3.03%) Maven
4 2 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.52%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (1.52%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (1.52%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.52%) NUnit
General
1 7 (10.61%) Finance
2 3 (4.55%) Publishing
3 2 (3.03%) Legal
Job Titles
1 55 (83.33%) Developer
2 20 (30.30%) Java Developer
3 5 (7.58%) .NET Developer
3 5 (7.58%) Front-End Developer
4 4 (6.06%) CRM Developer
4 4 (6.06%) Web Developer
5 3 (4.55%) VB Developer
5 3 (4.55%) VB6 Developer
5 3 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 2 (3.03%) AWS Developer
6 2 (3.03%) Umbraco Developer
6 2 (3.03%) Senior UX Designer
6 2 (3.03%) SharePoint Administrator
6 2 (3.03%) UX Designer
6 2 (3.03%) Designer
6 2 (3.03%) Senior Designer
6 2 (3.03%) PHP Developer
6 2 (3.03%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (3.03%) Administrator
6 2 (3.03%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (90.91%) HTML
2 39 (59.09%) CSS
3 35 (53.03%) XML
3 35 (53.03%) AngularJS
4 21 (31.82%) Web Services
5 20 (30.30%) Struts
5 20 (30.30%) JDBC
5 20 (30.30%) JSP
5 20 (30.30%) Spring
6 18 (27.27%) SOAP
7 16 (24.24%) JPA
8 15 (22.73%) HTML5
8 15 (22.73%) jQuery
9 14 (21.21%) .NET
10 12 (18.18%) CSS3
11 11 (16.67%) Ajax
12 9 (13.64%) ASP.NET
13 6 (9.09%) XHTML
13 6 (9.09%) Backbone.js
14 5 (7.58%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.58%) User Experience
2 3 (4.55%) Visualisation
3 2 (3.03%) NHS
3 2 (3.03%) W3C
3 2 (3.03%) Human Factors
4 1 (1.52%) CMDB
4 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.55%) Windows
2 2 (3.03%) UNIX
3 1 (1.52%) Linux
3 1 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (37.88%) OO
2 20 (30.30%) Web Development
3 14 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (10.61%) MVC
5 6 (9.09%) TDD
5 6 (9.09%) RAD
6 5 (7.58%) UML
7 4 (6.06%) Scrum
7 4 (6.06%) CRM
7 4 (6.06%) Information Architecture
8 3 (4.55%) Data Visualisation
8 3 (4.55%) Software Engineering
8 3 (4.55%) Migration
9 2 (3.03%) SOA
9 2 (3.03%) Customer Intelligence
9 2 (3.03%) Software Testing
9 2 (3.03%) Enterprise Architecture
9 2 (3.03%) Use Case
9 2 (3.03%) BDD
10 1 (1.52%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 27 (40.91%) Java
2 18 (27.27%) SQL
3 10 (15.15%) C#
4 6 (9.09%) PHP
5 4 (6.06%) Scala
6 3 (4.55%) VB6
6 3 (4.55%) Ruby
6 3 (4.55%) T-SQL
6 3 (4.55%) VB
6 3 (4.55%) ActionScript
6 3 (4.55%) VBA
7 2 (3.03%) Perl
8 1 (1.52%) COBOL
8 1 (1.52%) Python
8 1 (1.52%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.03%) ISEB
1 2 (3.03%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.52%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (6.06%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 1 (1.52%) Puppet
1 1 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.52%) Ansible
Vendors
1 18 (27.27%) Oracle
2 10 (15.15%) Microsoft
3 6 (9.09%) IBM
4 3 (4.55%) Google
5 2 (3.03%) Micro Focus
5 2 (3.03%) OpenText
5 2 (3.03%) Adobe
6 1 (1.52%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.52%) ServiceNow