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 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 13 7 12
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +5
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 6 26 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 6.52% 17.69% 9.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.64% 27.66% 18.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 23 7
Median daily rate £325 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £392 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £476 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.41% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
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
44 94 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 47.83% 63.95% 51.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 68 28
Median daily rate £325 £438 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.71% +45.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £343 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £478 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 7
Median hourly rate £47.50 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

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
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 3 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 10 (71.43%) PHP
2 9 (64.29%) MySQL
3 8 (57.14%) CSS
4 7 (50.00%) HTML
5 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (42.86%) Drupal
5 6 (42.86%) jQuery
6 4 (28.57%) WordPress
6 4 (28.57%) DV Cleared
6 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
6 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
7 3 (21.43%) Open Source
7 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (21.43%) Automated Testing
7 3 (21.43%) Web Development
7 3 (21.43%) TDD
7 3 (21.43%) Subversion
7 3 (21.43%) MVC
7 3 (21.43%) CMS
7 3 (21.43%) Java
7 3 (21.43%) XML
7 3 (21.43%) Unix
7 3 (21.43%) OO
7 3 (21.43%) Python
8 2 (14.29%) Windows
8 2 (14.29%) Linux
8 2 (14.29%) Web Services
8 2 (14.29%) HP
8 2 (14.29%) ISEB
8 2 (14.29%) HP UFT

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 6 (42.86%) Drupal
2 4 (28.57%) WordPress
3 3 (21.43%) CMS
4 2 (14.29%) Confluence
5 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) InfoPath
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) MySQL
2 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 3 (21.43%) Subversion
3 2 (14.29%) HP UFT
3 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 2 (14.29%) JIRA
3 2 (14.29%) LoadRunner
3 2 (14.29%) Mercurial
3 2 (14.29%) RSpec
3 2 (14.29%) Selenium
4 1 (7.14%) Ant
4 1 (7.14%) Apache Ivy
4 1 (7.14%) ClearCase
4 1 (7.14%) Maven
4 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
4 1 (7.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Developer
2 8 (57.14%) PHP Developer
3 4 (28.57%) WordPress Developer
4 3 (21.43%) CMS Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Drupal Developer
4 3 (21.43%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (21.43%) MySQL Developer
4 3 (21.43%) PHP Drupal Developer
4 3 (21.43%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 2 (14.29%) PHP Zend Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Tester
6 1 (7.14%) Administrator
6 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
6 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared Java Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
6 1 (7.14%) SharePoint Administrator
6 1 (7.14%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) CSS
2 7 (50.00%) HTML
3 6 (42.86%) jQuery
4 3 (21.43%) XML
5 2 (14.29%) .NET
5 2 (14.29%) Kendo UI
5 2 (14.29%) Web Services
5 2 (14.29%) Zend Framework
6 1 (7.14%) KnockoutJS
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Unix
2 2 (14.29%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (21.43%) Automated Testing
2 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (21.43%) MVC
2 3 (21.43%) OO
2 3 (21.43%) Open Source
2 3 (21.43%) TDD
2 3 (21.43%) Web Development
3 2 (14.29%) BDD
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL V3
3 2 (14.29%) Kanban
3 2 (14.29%) OO PHP
3 2 (14.29%) Scrum
3 2 (14.29%) Secure Coding
3 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
3 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) PHP
2 3 (21.43%) Java
2 3 (21.43%) Python
3 2 (14.29%) Bash Shell
3 2 (14.29%) C#
3 2 (14.29%) Shell Script
3 2 (14.29%) SQL
3 2 (14.29%) VB
4 1 (7.14%) C
4 1 (7.14%) Lua
4 1 (7.14%) Perl
4 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
4 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
4 1 (7.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) DV Cleared
1 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) ISEB
3 1 (7.14%) MCAD
3 1 (7.14%) MCITP
3 1 (7.14%) MCSD
3 1 (7.14%) MCTS
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.14%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) HP
1 2 (14.29%) Zend
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Sun
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