The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 4 15 22
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +7
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 60 26 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 21.35% 9.09% 7.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.81% 17.57% 20.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 18 22
Median daily rate £388 £375 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £338 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.20 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.13% +7.14%
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
163 148 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 58.01% 51.75% 36.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 115 103
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £200 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 3
Median hourly rate £16.56 £16.38 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.14% -40.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.11 £15.08 £17.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.01 £17.50 £29.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff region citing JavaScript as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 31 May 2016.

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 31 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 86 (73.50%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (69.23%) jQuery
3 73 (62.39%) CSS
4 69 (58.97%) TDD
5 68 (58.12%) HTML
6 59 (50.43%) Web Development
7 52 (44.44%) Java
8 46 (39.32%) Selenium
9 41 (35.04%) OO
10 40 (34.19%) Unix
11 39 (33.33%) Software Engineering
12 38 (32.48%) Perl
13 36 (30.77%) Scrum
14 34 (29.06%) Cucumber
15 33 (28.21%) HTML5
16 32 (27.35%) .NET
17 29 (24.79%) AngularJS
18 28 (23.93%) Security Cleared
18 28 (23.93%) Visual Studio
19 27 (23.08%) XML
19 27 (23.08%) Legal
19 27 (23.08%) CSS3
20 26 (22.22%) MVC
21 24 (20.51%) Continuous Integration
22 23 (19.66%) SC Cleared
23 22 (18.80%) C#
24 20 (17.09%) WCF
24 20 (17.09%) Unit Testing
24 20 (17.09%) BDD
25 19 (16.24%) KnockoutJS

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 11 (9.40%) JBoss
2 8 (6.84%) Confluence
2 8 (6.84%) FileNet
2 8 (6.84%) LiveCycle
2 8 (6.84%) Tomcat
3 7 (5.98%) IIS
4 6 (5.13%) GeoServer
5 5 (4.27%) Apache
5 5 (4.27%) MQSeries
6 4 (3.42%) WebSphere
7 3 (2.56%) CMS
8 2 (1.71%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (1.71%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.85%) Node.js
Applications
1 6 (5.13%) Gliffy
1 6 (5.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.42%) LDAP
1 4 (3.42%) SSL
1 4 (3.42%) VPN
2 3 (2.56%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (11.97%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.84%) MongoDB
2 8 (6.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (5.98%) MySQL
4 6 (5.13%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (5.13%) NoSQL
4 6 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.56%) Redis
6 2 (1.71%) Big Data
6 2 (1.71%) Couchbase
7 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 46 (39.32%) Selenium
2 34 (29.06%) Cucumber
3 28 (23.93%) Visual Studio
4 17 (14.53%) MbUnit
4 17 (14.53%) MSTest
4 17 (14.53%) NUnit
5 16 (13.68%) Git (software)
6 14 (11.97%) JIRA
7 13 (11.11%) Subversion
8 10 (8.55%) DbUnit
8 10 (8.55%) JUnit
8 10 (8.55%) Spock
9 8 (6.84%) Ant
9 8 (6.84%) Hudson
9 8 (6.84%) Maven
10 7 (5.98%) Eclipse
11 6 (5.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 4 (3.42%) Burp Suite
12 4 (3.42%) JMeter
13 2 (1.71%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 27 (23.08%) Legal
2 19 (16.24%) Finance
3 3 (2.56%) Publishing
4 2 (1.71%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.85%) Games
5 1 (0.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 105 (89.74%) Developer
2 31 (26.50%) Web Developer
3 18 (15.38%) Agile Developer
3 18 (15.38%) Senior Developer
4 16 (13.68%) Senior Agile Developer
5 15 (12.82%) Website Developer
6 14 (11.97%) JavaScript Developer
7 11 (9.40%) Java Developer
8 9 (7.69%) PHP Developer
9 8 (6.84%) ABAP Developer
9 8 (6.84%) SAP Developer
9 8 (6.84%) SC Cleared Java Developer
10 7 (5.98%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 7 (5.98%) Perl Developer
11 6 (5.13%) .NET Developer
12 5 (4.27%) Analyst
12 5 (4.27%) Test Analyst
12 5 (4.27%) UI Developer
13 4 (3.42%) PHP Zend Developer
13 4 (3.42%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (69.23%) jQuery
2 73 (62.39%) CSS
3 68 (58.12%) HTML
4 33 (28.21%) HTML5
5 32 (27.35%) .NET
6 29 (24.79%) AngularJS
7 27 (23.08%) CSS3
7 27 (23.08%) XML
8 20 (17.09%) WCF
9 19 (16.24%) KnockoutJS
10 18 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
11 17 (14.53%) SOAP
12 11 (9.40%) Spring
13 10 (8.55%) JSTS
13 10 (8.55%) REST
14 8 (6.84%) Hibernate
14 8 (6.84%) J2EE
14 8 (6.84%) JSF
15 7 (5.98%) Ajax
15 7 (5.98%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.13%) Replication
2 4 (3.42%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.42%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.71%) User Experience
3 2 (1.71%) W3C
4 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.85%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 40 (34.19%) Unix
2 4 (3.42%) Linux
2 4 (3.42%) Windows
2 4 (3.42%) Windows 8
3 1 (0.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (73.50%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (58.97%) TDD
3 59 (50.43%) Web Development
4 41 (35.04%) OO
5 39 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 36 (30.77%) Scrum
7 26 (22.22%) MVC
8 24 (20.51%) Continuous Integration
9 20 (17.09%) BDD
9 20 (17.09%) Unit Testing
10 17 (14.53%) ATDD
10 17 (14.53%) DevOps
10 17 (14.53%) Test-First Development
11 16 (13.68%) Mentoring
12 12 (10.26%) Document Management
12 12 (10.26%) Workflow
13 10 (8.55%) Front End Development
13 10 (8.55%) Web Design
14 6 (5.13%) Dependency Injection
14 6 (5.13%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 52 (44.44%) Java
2 38 (32.48%) Perl
3 22 (18.80%) C#
4 19 (16.24%) SQL
5 18 (15.38%) TypeScript
6 15 (12.82%) PHP
7 9 (7.69%) T-SQL
8 8 (6.84%) ABAP
9 3 (2.56%) Bash Shell
9 3 (2.56%) C
9 3 (2.56%) Go
9 3 (2.56%) Python
10 2 (1.71%) SAPscript
10 2 (1.71%) Scala
11 1 (0.85%) ANSI SQL
11 1 (0.85%) Apple Swift
11 1 (0.85%) Groovy
11 1 (0.85%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.85%) XPath
Qualifications
1 28 (23.93%) Security Cleared
2 23 (19.66%) SC Cleared
3 12 (10.26%) DV Cleared
4 6 (5.13%) BPSS Clearance
5 5 (4.27%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.98%) QA
2 5 (4.27%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.85%) WAI
3 1 (0.85%) WCAG
Vendors
1 9 (7.69%) SAP
2 8 (6.84%) Adobe
2 8 (6.84%) ILOG
2 8 (6.84%) Splunk
3 7 (5.98%) Zend
4 6 (5.13%) Kofax
4 6 (5.13%) Microsoft
5 5 (4.27%) Atlassian
6 4 (3.42%) ServiceNow
7 3 (2.56%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.85%) Twitter
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago