The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 7 11 10
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 16 12 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 13.22% 9.76% 13.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.33% 25.00% 29.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 10 13
Median daily rate £344 £325 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% -27.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £274 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £451 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +7.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.85 £36.50 £33.03
% change year-on-year
+3.69% +10.52%
JavaScript
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheltenham region.

Programming Languages Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
75 48 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 61.98% 39.02% 47.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 30 30
Median daily rate £370 £363 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.06% -14.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £275 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 5
Median hourly rate £42.50 £43.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.29% +8.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheltenham region citing JavaScript as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JavaScript across the Cheltenham region.

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

JavaScript
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

JavaScript Daily Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript across the Cheltenham region.

JavaScript Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 15 (68.18%) HTML
2 11 (50.00%) CSS
3 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (40.91%) MVC
5 8 (36.36%) jQuery
6 7 (31.82%) OO
6 7 (31.82%) Java
6 7 (31.82%) C#
6 7 (31.82%) PHP
7 6 (27.27%) .NET
7 6 (27.27%) Subversion
7 6 (27.27%) Git (software)
8 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
8 5 (22.73%) SQL
8 5 (22.73%) Web Services
8 5 (22.73%) XML
8 5 (22.73%) AngularJS
9 4 (18.18%) DV Cleared
9 4 (18.18%) Python
9 4 (18.18%) MySQL
9 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
9 4 (18.18%) HTML5
9 4 (18.18%) JSON
10 3 (13.64%) JIRA
10 3 (13.64%) Web Development
10 3 (13.64%) Maven
10 3 (13.64%) Mercurial
10 3 (13.64%) SoapUI
10 3 (13.64%) Entity Framework
10 3 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 2 (9.09%) Confluence
2 1 (4.55%) Apache
2 1 (4.55%) Apache Spark
2 1 (4.55%) Drupal
2 1 (4.55%) GlassFish
2 1 (4.55%) IIS
2 1 (4.55%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.55%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) MySQL
2 3 (13.64%) Relational Database
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.55%) Big Data
3 1 (4.55%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Git (software)
1 6 (27.27%) Subversion
2 3 (13.64%) JIRA
2 3 (13.64%) Maven
2 3 (13.64%) Mercurial
2 3 (13.64%) SoapUI
2 3 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (9.09%) Ant
3 2 (9.09%) Apache Ivy
3 2 (9.09%) ClearCase
3 2 (9.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (4.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (4.55%) JMeter
4 1 (4.55%) LoadRunner
4 1 (4.55%) Selenium
General
1 2 (9.09%) Banking
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (86.36%) Developer
2 5 (22.73%) C# Developer
2 5 (22.73%) Java Developer
3 4 (18.18%) PHP Developer
4 3 (13.64%) DV Cleared Java Developer
4 3 (13.64%) HTML Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Angular Developer
5 2 (9.09%) HTML CSS Developer
5 2 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Software Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.55%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Lead Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Test Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (68.18%) HTML
2 11 (50.00%) CSS
3 8 (36.36%) jQuery
4 6 (27.27%) .NET
5 5 (22.73%) AngularJS
5 5 (22.73%) Web Services
5 5 (22.73%) XML
6 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
6 4 (18.18%) HTML5
6 4 (18.18%) JSON
7 3 (13.64%) Entity Framework
7 3 (13.64%) Zend Framework
8 2 (9.09%) .NET Framework
8 2 (9.09%) CSS3
8 2 (9.09%) Hibernate
8 2 (9.09%) Kendo UI
8 2 (9.09%) SOAP
8 2 (9.09%) Spring
8 2 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (4.55%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.55%) Ergonomics
1 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
1 1 (4.55%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Linux
2 2 (9.09%) Unix
3 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.55%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (40.91%) MVC
3 7 (31.82%) OO
4 3 (13.64%) Data Protection
4 3 (13.64%) OO PHP
4 3 (13.64%) Release Management
4 3 (13.64%) Web Development
5 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 2 (9.09%) OOD
5 2 (9.09%) Scrum
5 2 (9.09%) SDLC
5 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (9.09%) TDD
5 2 (9.09%) Test Automation
6 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
6 1 (4.55%) MVVM
6 1 (4.55%) Open Source
6 1 (4.55%) Regression Testing
6 1 (4.55%) Waterfall
6 1 (4.55%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) C#
1 7 (31.82%) Java
1 7 (31.82%) PHP
2 5 (22.73%) SQL
3 4 (18.18%) Python
4 2 (9.09%) C++
4 2 (9.09%) Lua
4 2 (9.09%) Perl
5 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.55%) Ruby
5 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
5 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.55%) TypeScript
5 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
5 1 (4.55%) XPath
5 1 (4.55%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
2 4 (18.18%) DV Cleared
3 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
1 3 (13.64%) Zend
2 1 (4.55%) Atlassian
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle
2 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
2 1 (4.55%) Splunk