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 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 13 32 24
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -8
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 37 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 9.84% 2.17% 4.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.21% 5.50% 13.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 6 5
Average daily rate
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£300 £263 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -47.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £319 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.26% +2.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.03 £35.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +18.33%
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
136 109 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 36.17% 39.35% 29.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 83 39
Average daily rate £325 £275 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £400 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Average hourly rate £145.00 £15.25 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+850.81% -39.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -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 17 September 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 17 September 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 61 (83.56%) HTML
2 52 (71.23%) CSS
3 35 (47.95%) Java
4 25 (34.25%) HTML5
5 24 (32.88%) SQL
6 23 (31.51%) XML
6 23 (31.51%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (31.51%) jQuery
6 23 (31.51%) CSS3
7 21 (28.77%) Spring
8 18 (24.66%) Hibernate
8 18 (24.66%) J2EE
9 17 (23.29%) Ajax
10 16 (21.92%) PHP
10 16 (21.92%) .NET
11 13 (17.81%) Scala
11 13 (17.81%) Git (software)
12 12 (16.44%) OO
12 12 (16.44%) MVC
12 12 (16.44%) Subversion
13 11 (15.07%) RAD
13 11 (15.07%) RDBMS
13 11 (15.07%) UML
13 11 (15.07%) Web Services
13 11 (15.07%) Jenkins
13 11 (15.07%) Relational Database
14 10 (13.70%) Jasmine
14 10 (13.70%) HTTP
15 9 (12.33%) ASP.NET
15 9 (12.33%) Responsive Web Design

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 (8.22%) Tomcat
1 6 (8.22%) WebSphere
2 5 (6.85%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.48%) WebLogic
4 3 (4.11%) Apache
4 3 (4.11%) Node.js
5 2 (2.74%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (2.74%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.37%) Drupal
6 1 (1.37%) ArcGIS
6 1 (1.37%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.37%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.37%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.70%) HTTP
2 2 (2.74%) SSL
2 2 (2.74%) Intranet
2 2 (2.74%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.07%) RDBMS
1 11 (15.07%) Relational Database
2 8 (10.96%) SQL Server
3 7 (9.59%) MongoDB
4 4 (5.48%) Hadoop
5 3 (4.11%) MySQL
6 1 (1.37%) InterSystems Cache
6 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (17.81%) Git (software)
2 12 (16.44%) Subversion
3 11 (15.07%) Jenkins
4 10 (13.70%) Jasmine
5 8 (10.96%) JUnit
6 6 (8.22%) Cucumber
6 6 (8.22%) Maven
7 5 (6.85%) JIRA
7 5 (6.85%) Ant
7 5 (6.85%) Hudson
8 4 (5.48%) QUnit
8 4 (5.48%) Sinon.JS
9 3 (4.11%) Selenium
9 3 (4.11%) Trac
10 2 (2.74%) Apache Ivy
10 2 (2.74%) Mercurial
10 2 (2.74%) JBehave
10 2 (2.74%) WebDriver
10 2 (2.74%) SoapUI
10 2 (2.74%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (5.48%) Finance
2 2 (2.74%) Banking
2 2 (2.74%) Retail
2 2 (2.74%) Advertising
3 1 (1.37%) Marketing
3 1 (1.37%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.37%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 67 (91.78%) Developer
2 23 (31.51%) Java Developer
3 10 (13.70%) Web Developer
4 8 (10.96%) Front-End Developer
4 8 (10.96%) Senior Developer
5 5 (6.85%) Scala Developer
6 4 (5.48%) Software Engineer
6 4 (5.48%) Senior Web Developer
7 3 (4.11%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (4.11%) PHP Developer
7 3 (4.11%) SharePoint Developer
7 3 (4.11%) Software Developer
8 2 (2.74%) Automated Test Developer
8 2 (2.74%) CRM Developer
8 2 (2.74%) UI Programmer
8 2 (2.74%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 2 (2.74%) UI Developer
8 2 (2.74%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (2.74%) Systems Developer
9 1 (1.37%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (83.56%) HTML
2 52 (71.23%) CSS
3 25 (34.25%) HTML5
4 23 (31.51%) XML
4 23 (31.51%) jQuery
4 23 (31.51%) CSS3
5 21 (28.77%) Spring
6 18 (24.66%) Hibernate
6 18 (24.66%) J2EE
7 17 (23.29%) Ajax
8 16 (21.92%) .NET
9 11 (15.07%) Web Services
10 9 (12.33%) ASP.NET
11 8 (10.96%) Sass
11 8 (10.96%) JSP
11 8 (10.96%) JSON
12 7 (9.59%) REST
13 6 (8.22%) RESTful
13 6 (8.22%) Play Framework
14 4 (5.48%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.22%) Visualisation
2 3 (4.11%) GIS
3 2 (2.74%) Mobile Banking
3 2 (2.74%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.74%) W3C
4 1 (1.37%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.37%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.37%) NHS
4 1 (1.37%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.22%) Apple iOS
1 6 (8.22%) Android
1 6 (8.22%) Linux
2 5 (6.85%) Windows
3 2 (2.74%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (31.51%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (16.44%) OO
2 12 (16.44%) MVC
3 11 (15.07%) RAD
3 11 (15.07%) UML
4 9 (12.33%) Responsive Web Design
5 7 (9.59%) OOP
6 6 (8.22%) BDD
6 6 (8.22%) Unit Testing
6 6 (8.22%) Software Engineering
6 6 (8.22%) TDD
6 6 (8.22%) Web Design
7 5 (6.85%) Scrum
7 5 (6.85%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (6.85%) Cyber Security
8 4 (5.48%) Analytics
8 4 (5.48%) OOD
9 3 (4.11%) Automated Testing
10 2 (2.74%) Automation Testing
10 2 (2.74%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 35 (47.95%) Java
2 24 (32.88%) SQL
3 16 (21.92%) PHP
4 13 (17.81%) Scala
5 7 (9.59%) Python
5 7 (9.59%) C#
6 6 (8.22%) Ruby
7 3 (4.11%) C++
8 2 (2.74%) Perl
8 2 (2.74%) XQuery
8 2 (2.74%) PHP5
8 2 (2.74%) PHP4
8 2 (2.74%) Groovy
8 2 (2.74%) XPath
9 1 (1.37%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (5.48%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.74%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.74%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (1.37%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (5.48%) Kibana
2 2 (2.74%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (5.48%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.74%) Oracle
2 2 (2.74%) HP
2 2 (2.74%) IBM
3 1 (1.37%) Thunderhead
3 1 (1.37%) Google
3 1 (1.37%) ESRI
3 1 (1.37%) Sitecore
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