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 28 August 2014 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 9 30 17
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -13
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 43 7 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 11.62% 2.51% 7.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.09% 6.73% 24.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 7 9
Average daily rate
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£264 £275 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.09% -45.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £311 £305
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +1.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £36.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +22.03%
JavaScript
South Wales

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
134 104 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 36.22% 37.28% 32.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 79 40
Average daily rate £300 £275 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 5
Average hourly rate £79.25 £15.25 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+419.67% -39.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.65 £15.25 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £131.85 £15.25 £49.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -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
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 28 August 2014.

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 28 August 2014, 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 (84.51%) HTML
2 51 (71.83%) CSS
3 32 (45.07%) Java
4 24 (33.80%) SQL
4 24 (33.80%) XML
5 22 (30.99%) HTML5
6 21 (29.58%) Spring
6 21 (29.58%) jQuery
7 20 (28.17%) CSS3
8 18 (25.35%) Hibernate
8 18 (25.35%) J2EE
9 16 (22.54%) PHP
10 15 (21.13%) Ajax
11 13 (18.31%) .NET
12 12 (16.90%) Git (software)
12 12 (16.90%) Scala
13 11 (15.49%) Responsive Web Design
13 11 (15.49%) Relational Database
13 11 (15.49%) UML
13 11 (15.49%) RAD
13 11 (15.49%) RDBMS
13 11 (15.49%) Subversion
14 10 (14.08%) HTTP
14 10 (14.08%) Web Services
14 10 (14.08%) Jenkins
15 9 (12.68%) Jasmine
15 9 (12.68%) OO
15 9 (12.68%) Web Design
16 8 (11.27%) MVC
16 8 (11.27%) JSON

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 (8.45%) Tomcat
1 6 (8.45%) SharePoint
1 6 (8.45%) WebSphere
2 4 (5.63%) WebLogic
3 3 (4.23%) Apache
3 3 (4.23%) Kentico
3 3 (4.23%) Node.js
3 3 (4.23%) CMS
4 2 (2.82%) Umbraco
4 2 (2.82%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (2.82%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.41%) IIS
5 1 (1.41%) Drupal
5 1 (1.41%) ArcGIS
5 1 (1.41%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.41%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.41%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.08%) HTTP
2 4 (5.63%) Intranet
3 2 (2.82%) Internet
3 2 (2.82%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.49%) RDBMS
1 11 (15.49%) Relational Database
2 7 (9.86%) MongoDB
2 7 (9.86%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.63%) Hadoop
4 3 (4.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (16.90%) Git (software)
2 11 (15.49%) Subversion
3 10 (14.08%) Jenkins
4 9 (12.68%) Jasmine
5 8 (11.27%) JUnit
6 6 (8.45%) Maven
6 6 (8.45%) Cucumber
7 5 (7.04%) Ant
8 4 (5.63%) Hudson
8 4 (5.63%) JIRA
9 3 (4.23%) Selenium
9 3 (4.23%) QUnit
9 3 (4.23%) Sinon.JS
10 2 (2.82%) Trac
10 2 (2.82%) Grunt
10 2 (2.82%) Apache Ivy
10 2 (2.82%) SoapUI
10 2 (2.82%) Mercurial
10 2 (2.82%) JBehave
10 2 (2.82%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (5.63%) Finance
2 2 (2.82%) Advertising
2 2 (2.82%) Banking
3 1 (1.41%) Retail
3 1 (1.41%) Marketing
3 1 (1.41%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 65 (91.55%) Developer
2 22 (30.99%) Java Developer
3 10 (14.08%) Front-End Developer
4 9 (12.68%) Web Developer
5 6 (8.45%) Senior Developer
6 5 (7.04%) Scala Developer
7 4 (5.63%) Software Engineer
7 4 (5.63%) PHP Developer
8 3 (4.23%) Senior Software Engineer
8 3 (4.23%) Senior Web Developer
8 3 (4.23%) .NET Developer
8 3 (4.23%) UI Programmer
8 3 (4.23%) UI Developer
9 2 (2.82%) CMS Developer
9 2 (2.82%) SharePoint Developer
9 2 (2.82%) JavaScript Developer
9 2 (2.82%) CRM Developer
9 2 (2.82%) Automated Test Developer
9 2 (2.82%) Dynamics CRM Developer
10 1 (1.41%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (84.51%) HTML
2 51 (71.83%) CSS
3 24 (33.80%) XML
4 22 (30.99%) HTML5
5 21 (29.58%) jQuery
5 21 (29.58%) Spring
6 20 (28.17%) CSS3
7 18 (25.35%) Hibernate
7 18 (25.35%) J2EE
8 15 (21.13%) Ajax
9 13 (18.31%) .NET
10 10 (14.08%) Web Services
11 8 (11.27%) JSON
12 7 (9.86%) JSP
12 7 (9.86%) Sass
12 7 (9.86%) REST
13 6 (8.45%) Play Framework
13 6 (8.45%) ASP.NET
13 6 (8.45%) RESTful
14 4 (5.63%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.45%) Visualisation
2 3 (4.23%) GIS
3 2 (2.82%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.82%) Mobile Banking
3 2 (2.82%) W3C
4 1 (1.41%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.41%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.41%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.45%) Linux
1 6 (8.45%) Android
1 6 (8.45%) Apple iOS
2 5 (7.04%) Windows
3 2 (2.82%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (15.49%) UML
1 11 (15.49%) RAD
1 11 (15.49%) Responsive Web Design
2 9 (12.68%) OO
2 9 (12.68%) Web Design
3 8 (11.27%) MVC
4 7 (9.86%) Software Engineering
5 6 (8.45%) OOP
5 6 (8.45%) Unit Testing
5 6 (8.45%) BDD
6 5 (7.04%) Cyber Security
6 5 (7.04%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (7.04%) TDD
7 4 (5.63%) OOD
7 4 (5.63%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (5.63%) Scrum
8 3 (4.23%) Kanban
8 3 (4.23%) Analytics
8 3 (4.23%) Automated Testing
9 2 (2.82%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 32 (45.07%) Java
2 24 (33.80%) SQL
3 16 (22.54%) PHP
4 12 (16.90%) Scala
5 7 (9.86%) C#
6 4 (5.63%) Ruby
6 4 (5.63%) Python
7 3 (4.23%) C++
8 2 (2.82%) XPath
8 2 (2.82%) PHP5
8 2 (2.82%) PHP4
8 2 (2.82%) Groovy
8 2 (2.82%) XQuery
9 1 (1.41%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (2.82%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.41%) Degree
2 1 (1.41%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.41%) CTC Cleared
Systems Management
1 4 (5.63%) Kibana
2 2 (2.82%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (4.23%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.82%) HP
2 2 (2.82%) Oracle
2 2 (2.82%) IBM
2 2 (2.82%) Sitecore
3 1 (1.41%) ESRI
3 1 (1.41%) Thunderhead
3 1 (1.41%) Google
3 1 (1.41%) Zend
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