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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 16 23 24
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +1
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 23 31 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 8.39% 7.81% 2.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.08% 19.87% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 25 3
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +52.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £293 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £308
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.15% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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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
143 156 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 52.19% 39.29% 21.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 111 29
Average daily rate £350 £375 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £500 £412
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 2
Average hourly rate £16.38 £27.50 £36.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.45% -24.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.08 £17.70 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £29.70 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

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
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 22 May 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 36 (90.00%) HTML
2 34 (85.00%) CSS
3 19 (47.50%) .NET
4 15 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (37.50%) HTML5
5 14 (35.00%) ASP.NET
6 13 (32.50%) XML
6 13 (32.50%) Visual Studio
6 13 (32.50%) SQL
6 13 (32.50%) jQuery
7 12 (30.00%) MVC
7 12 (30.00%) CSS3
8 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
9 9 (22.50%) C#
9 9 (22.50%) SQL Server
10 8 (20.00%) CRM
10 8 (20.00%) SharePoint
10 8 (20.00%) Ajax
10 8 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
10 8 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (20.00%) AngularJS
11 7 (17.50%) WCF
11 7 (17.50%) .NET Framework
11 7 (17.50%) OO
11 7 (17.50%) Java
12 6 (15.00%) PHP
12 6 (15.00%) XHTML
12 6 (15.00%) Security Cleared
12 6 (15.00%) TDD
13 5 (12.50%) Finance

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 8 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (12.50%) IIS
2 5 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (5.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (5.00%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (2.50%) ArcGIS
4 1 (2.50%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (10.00%) MS Office
1 4 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (5.00%) Fireworks
2 2 (5.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (5.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 8 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.50%) Office 365
2 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) Intranet
2 1 (2.50%) HTTP
2 1 (2.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (22.50%) SQL Server
2 8 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (5.00%) MongoDB
4 2 (5.00%) Ingres
5 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.50%) MS Access
5 1 (2.50%) MySQL
5 1 (2.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (32.50%) Visual Studio
2 4 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (7.50%) QUnit
3 3 (7.50%) Jasmine
3 3 (7.50%) Jenkins
3 3 (7.50%) Karma Test Runner
4 2 (5.00%) Rational Application Developer
4 2 (5.00%) Hudson
4 2 (5.00%) Apache Continuum
4 2 (5.00%) JDeveloper
4 2 (5.00%) Eclipse
4 2 (5.00%) Toad
4 2 (5.00%) Subversion
4 2 (5.00%) Maven
5 1 (2.50%) NUnit
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (2.50%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (2.50%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 5 (12.50%) Finance
1 5 (12.50%) Publishing
2 2 (5.00%) Legal
2 2 (5.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.00%) Electronics
2 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (70.00%) Developer
2 8 (20.00%) CRM Developer
3 6 (15.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
3 6 (15.00%) Front-End Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Web Developer
5 3 (7.50%) .NET Developer
5 3 (7.50%) SharePoint Developer
6 2 (5.00%) AWS Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Senior UX Designer
6 2 (5.00%) Architect
6 2 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.00%) Administrator
6 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Developer
6 2 (5.00%) PHP Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Tester
6 2 (5.00%) Designer
6 2 (5.00%) Senior Designer
6 2 (5.00%) UX Designer
6 2 (5.00%) Front-End Web Developer
6 2 (5.00%) SharePoint Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (90.00%) HTML
2 34 (85.00%) CSS
3 19 (47.50%) .NET
4 15 (37.50%) HTML5
5 14 (35.00%) ASP.NET
6 13 (32.50%) XML
6 13 (32.50%) jQuery
7 12 (30.00%) CSS3
8 8 (20.00%) Ajax
8 8 (20.00%) AngularJS
9 7 (17.50%) WCF
9 7 (17.50%) .NET Framework
10 6 (15.00%) XHTML
11 5 (12.50%) REST
11 5 (12.50%) Entity Framework
11 5 (12.50%) Backbone.js
11 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
13 3 (7.50%) Java EE
13 3 (7.50%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) User Experience
2 3 (7.50%) Visualisation
3 2 (5.00%) DTV
3 2 (5.00%) NHS
3 2 (5.00%) W3C
3 2 (5.00%) Human Factors
4 1 (2.50%) IPTV
4 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.50%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.50%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (30.00%) MVC
3 8 (20.00%) CRM
4 7 (17.50%) OO
5 6 (15.00%) TDD
6 5 (12.50%) Migration
6 5 (12.50%) Scrum
7 4 (10.00%) Information Architecture
7 4 (10.00%) Web Development
8 3 (7.50%) Software Engineering
8 3 (7.50%) Data Visualisation
9 2 (5.00%) BDD
9 2 (5.00%) Customer Intelligence
9 2 (5.00%) SOA
9 2 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (5.00%) RAD
9 2 (5.00%) Software Testing
9 2 (5.00%) Programme Management
9 2 (5.00%) Use Case
9 2 (5.00%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 13 (32.50%) SQL
2 9 (22.50%) C#
3 7 (17.50%) Java
4 6 (15.00%) PHP
5 3 (7.50%) Scala
5 3 (7.50%) Ruby
5 3 (7.50%) ActionScript
6 2 (5.00%) Perl
7 1 (2.50%) Python
7 1 (2.50%) COBOL
7 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.00%) ISEB
Vendors
1 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.50%) Google
3 2 (5.00%) Micro Focus
3 2 (5.00%) Adobe
3 2 (5.00%) IBM
3 2 (5.00%) SAP
3 2 (5.00%) Oracle
3 2 (5.00%) OpenText
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