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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 20 10 9
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -1
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 18 53 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 6.67% 13.35% 13.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.51% 27.89% 26.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 48 36
Median daily rate £400 £325 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -27.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £391 £533
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.25 £33.88 £32.25
% change year-on-year
+1.10% +5.03%

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
109 190 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 40.37% 47.86% 52.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 155 126
Median daily rate £400 £340 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 5
Median hourly rate £26.00 £24.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.12% +8.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017, 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 39 (78.00%) CSS
2 38 (76.00%) HTML
3 20 (40.00%) Web Development
4 19 (38.00%) HTML5
4 19 (38.00%) AngularJS
5 18 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (30.00%) jQuery
6 15 (30.00%) .NET
6 15 (30.00%) CSS3
7 13 (26.00%) C#
7 13 (26.00%) ASP.NET
7 13 (26.00%) Front End Development
8 12 (24.00%) MVC
9 11 (22.00%) Java
10 9 (18.00%) Ajax
11 8 (16.00%) TDD
11 8 (16.00%) Subversion
11 8 (16.00%) SQL
11 8 (16.00%) SQL Server
11 8 (16.00%) SharePoint
12 7 (14.00%) PHP
12 7 (14.00%) Unit Testing
13 6 (12.00%) JSON
13 6 (12.00%) Telematics
13 6 (12.00%) XML
13 6 (12.00%) LESS
13 6 (12.00%) BDD
14 5 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 5 (10.00%) User Experience
14 5 (10.00%) VB.NET

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 8 (16.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.00%) CMS
2 2 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (4.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (4.00%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (4.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (2.00%) Apache
3 1 (2.00%) GeoServer
3 1 (2.00%) IIS
3 1 (2.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.00%) Extranet
1 2 (4.00%) Intranet
2 1 (2.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.00%) MySQL
3 1 (2.00%) Big Data
3 1 (2.00%) Couchbase
3 1 (2.00%) GIS
3 1 (2.00%) HPCC
3 1 (2.00%) InterSystems Cache
3 1 (2.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.00%) Neo4j
3 1 (2.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (16.00%) Subversion
2 5 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.00%) Grunt
3 2 (4.00%) gulp
3 2 (4.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.00%) Android Studio
4 1 (2.00%) Gradle
4 1 (2.00%) MbUnit
4 1 (2.00%) Mercurial
4 1 (2.00%) MSTest
4 1 (2.00%) NUnit
4 1 (2.00%) PHPUnit
4 1 (2.00%) Selenium
4 1 (2.00%) SpecFlow
4 1 (2.00%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (8.00%) Marketing
2 3 (6.00%) Finance
3 2 (4.00%) Advertising
3 2 (4.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 49 (98.00%) Developer
2 15 (30.00%) Web Developer
3 14 (28.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 6 (12.00%) .NET Developer
5 5 (10.00%) Angular Developer
5 5 (10.00%) PHP Developer
6 4 (8.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 4 (8.00%) HTML CSS Developer
6 4 (8.00%) HTML Developer
6 4 (8.00%) Java Developer
6 4 (8.00%) Senior Developer
6 4 (8.00%) Sitecore Developer
7 3 (6.00%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Senior Web Developer
7 3 (6.00%) VB.NET Developer
8 2 (4.00%) ASP Developer
8 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (4.00%) C# Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Software Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (78.00%) CSS
2 38 (76.00%) HTML
3 19 (38.00%) AngularJS
3 19 (38.00%) HTML5
4 15 (30.00%) .NET
4 15 (30.00%) CSS3
4 15 (30.00%) jQuery
5 13 (26.00%) ASP.NET
6 9 (18.00%) Ajax
7 6 (12.00%) JSON
7 6 (12.00%) LESS
7 6 (12.00%) XML
8 5 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (10.00%) Web Services
9 4 (8.00%) REST
10 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (6.00%) Spring
10 3 (6.00%) Symfony
11 2 (4.00%) Django
11 2 (4.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.00%) Telematics
2 5 (10.00%) User Experience
3 4 (8.00%) W3C
4 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.00%) Graphic Design
4 1 (2.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.00%) Linux
2 2 (4.00%) Windows
3 1 (2.00%) Android
3 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (40.00%) Web Development
2 18 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (26.00%) Front End Development
4 12 (24.00%) MVC
5 8 (16.00%) TDD
6 7 (14.00%) Unit Testing
7 6 (12.00%) BDD
8 4 (8.00%) CRM
8 4 (8.00%) Scrum
8 4 (8.00%) Software Delivery
8 4 (8.00%) Software Engineering
8 4 (8.00%) Time Management
9 3 (6.00%) Automated Testing
9 3 (6.00%) Continuous Delivery
9 3 (6.00%) OO
9 3 (6.00%) Open Source
9 3 (6.00%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (6.00%) Web Accessibility
9 3 (6.00%) Web Design
10 2 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 13 (26.00%) C#
2 11 (22.00%) Java
3 8 (16.00%) SQL
4 7 (14.00%) PHP
5 5 (10.00%) VB.NET
6 3 (6.00%) TypeScript
7 2 (4.00%) Groovy
7 2 (4.00%) PHP 5
7 2 (4.00%) Python
7 2 (4.00%) Scala
7 2 (4.00%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (8.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) WAI
1 1 (2.00%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (4.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (10.00%) Sitecore
2 4 (8.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.00%) VMware
4 1 (2.00%) Nintex
4 1 (2.00%) SAP
4 1 (2.00%) Zend
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Austin Fraser
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday