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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 10 14 33
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +19
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 53 40 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 13.42% 10.84% 1.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.81% 31.01% 6.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 34 5
Average daily rate
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£250 £255 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.96% -7.27%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £301
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £9.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.75 £32.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+13.07% -4.41%
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
172 129 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 43.54% 34.96% 29.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 95 55
Average daily rate £330 £300 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £233 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 0
Average hourly rate £14.64 £15.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 31 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 31 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 68 (94.44%) HTML
2 42 (58.33%) AngularJS
3 41 (56.94%) XML
4 40 (55.56%) CSS
5 31 (43.06%) Java
5 31 (43.06%) OO
6 27 (37.50%) Web Services
7 26 (36.11%) Struts
7 26 (36.11%) JDBC
7 26 (36.11%) JSP
7 26 (36.11%) Spring
7 26 (36.11%) Web Development
8 25 (34.72%) MySQL
9 24 (33.33%) Oracle
9 24 (33.33%) SOAP
10 23 (31.94%) HTTP
11 22 (30.56%) JPA
11 22 (30.56%) Relational Database
12 16 (22.22%) HTML5
12 16 (22.22%) SQL
13 14 (19.44%) jQuery
14 13 (18.06%) .NET
14 13 (18.06%) CSS3
15 12 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
16 11 (15.28%) C#
16 11 (15.28%) Microsoft
17 9 (12.50%) SQL Server
17 9 (12.50%) ASP.NET
17 9 (12.50%) Ajax
18 8 (11.11%) PHP

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 4 (5.56%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (5.56%) Tomcat
1 4 (5.56%) WebSphere
2 3 (4.17%) CMS
2 3 (4.17%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.78%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (2.78%) Node.js
3 2 (2.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (2.78%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (2.78%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.39%) WordPress
4 1 (1.39%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.39%) ArcGIS
4 1 (1.39%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (6.94%) MS Office
1 5 (6.94%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.78%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.39%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 4 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.78%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (31.94%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (34.72%) MySQL
2 22 (30.56%) Relational Database
3 9 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 4 (5.56%) SQL Server 2000
4 4 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.78%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.39%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.39%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 6 (8.33%) Eclipse
2 4 (5.56%) Visual Studio
3 3 (4.17%) QUnit
3 3 (4.17%) Jasmine
3 3 (4.17%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.17%) Karma Test Runner
4 2 (2.78%) Hudson
4 2 (2.78%) Apache Continuum
4 2 (2.78%) Rational Application Developer
4 2 (2.78%) Toad
4 2 (2.78%) JDeveloper
4 2 (2.78%) Subversion
4 2 (2.78%) Maven
5 1 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.39%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (1.39%) NUnit
5 1 (1.39%) Oracle Forms
General
1 6 (8.33%) Finance
2 2 (2.78%) Legal
2 2 (2.78%) Publishing
3 1 (1.39%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 62 (86.11%) Developer
2 26 (36.11%) Java Developer
3 6 (8.33%) Web Developer
3 6 (8.33%) Front-End Developer
4 5 (6.94%) .NET Developer
5 4 (5.56%) VB Developer
5 4 (5.56%) VB6 Developer
5 4 (5.56%) CRM Developer
6 3 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 2 (2.78%) UI Developer
7 2 (2.78%) Umbraco Developer
7 2 (2.78%) UI Programmer
7 2 (2.78%) AWS Developer
7 2 (2.78%) Front-End Web Developer
7 2 (2.78%) SharePoint Administrator
7 2 (2.78%) PHP Developer
7 2 (2.78%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (2.78%) Administrator
7 2 (2.78%) Architect
7 2 (2.78%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (94.44%) HTML
2 42 (58.33%) AngularJS
3 41 (56.94%) XML
4 40 (55.56%) CSS
5 27 (37.50%) Web Services
6 26 (36.11%) Struts
6 26 (36.11%) JDBC
6 26 (36.11%) JSP
6 26 (36.11%) Spring
7 24 (33.33%) SOAP
8 22 (30.56%) JPA
9 16 (22.22%) HTML5
10 14 (19.44%) jQuery
11 13 (18.06%) .NET
11 13 (18.06%) CSS3
12 9 (12.50%) ASP.NET
12 9 (12.50%) Ajax
13 6 (8.33%) XHTML
13 6 (8.33%) Backbone.js
14 5 (6.94%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.56%) User Experience
2 3 (4.17%) Visualisation
3 2 (2.78%) W3C
4 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.39%) CMDB
4 1 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.56%) Windows
2 2 (2.78%) UNIX
3 1 (1.39%) Linux
3 1 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (43.06%) OO
2 26 (36.11%) Web Development
3 12 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (9.72%) MVC
5 6 (8.33%) TDD
5 6 (8.33%) RAD
6 5 (6.94%) UML
7 4 (5.56%) Scrum
7 4 (5.56%) CRM
8 3 (4.17%) Software Engineering
8 3 (4.17%) Data Visualisation
8 3 (4.17%) Information Architecture
9 2 (2.78%) BDD
9 2 (2.78%) Software Testing
9 2 (2.78%) Enterprise Architecture
9 2 (2.78%) Use Case
9 2 (2.78%) SOA
9 2 (2.78%) Web Design
9 2 (2.78%) Migration
10 1 (1.39%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 31 (43.06%) Java
2 16 (22.22%) SQL
3 11 (15.28%) C#
4 8 (11.11%) PHP
5 4 (5.56%) VBA
5 4 (5.56%) VB6
5 4 (5.56%) Scala
5 4 (5.56%) T-SQL
5 4 (5.56%) VB
6 3 (4.17%) ActionScript
6 3 (4.17%) Ruby
7 2 (2.78%) Perl
8 1 (1.39%) COBOL
8 1 (1.39%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.39%) Python
8 1 (1.39%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (2.78%) ISEB
1 2 (2.78%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.39%) Degree
2 1 (1.39%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (5.56%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 1 (1.39%) Puppet
1 1 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.39%) Ansible
Vendors
1 24 (33.33%) Oracle
2 11 (15.28%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.33%) IBM
4 3 (4.17%) Google
5 2 (2.78%) Micro Focus
5 2 (2.78%) OpenText
6 1 (1.39%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.39%) Red Hat
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
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CPS Group
Rate: Market related
Posted: 26 days ago