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 18 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
Rank 13 14 9
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 2 8 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 3.64% 8.16% 15.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.25% 16.00% 29.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 18
Median daily rate £365 £360 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.38% -19.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £240 £371
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £455 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.25 £33.88 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+1.10% +12.91%

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
32 50 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 58.18% 51.02% 53.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 27 54
Median daily rate £350 £413 £478
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.15% -13.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £565 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 7
Median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.70 £42.00 £39.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.20 £42.50 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +10.87%

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 18 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 12 (60.00%) HTML
2 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (45.00%) MVC
4 8 (40.00%) CSS
4 8 (40.00%) jQuery
5 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
5 6 (30.00%) Java
5 6 (30.00%) C#
5 6 (30.00%) PHP
5 6 (30.00%) SQL
5 6 (30.00%) .NET
5 6 (30.00%) OO
6 5 (25.00%) Finance
6 5 (25.00%) Scrum
6 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 5 (25.00%) XML
6 5 (25.00%) DV Cleared
6 5 (25.00%) HTML5
7 4 (20.00%) Git (software)
7 4 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (20.00%) Subversion
7 4 (20.00%) Web Services
7 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
7 4 (20.00%) AngularJS
7 4 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (15.00%) OO PHP
8 3 (15.00%) CSS3
8 3 (15.00%) Electronics
8 3 (15.00%) Programme Management
8 3 (15.00%) Manufacturing

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 3 (15.00%) Confluence
2 2 (10.00%) Apache
2 2 (10.00%) Apache Spark
2 2 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (5.00%) Apache Pig
3 1 (5.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.00%) MySQL
3 2 (10.00%) Apache Accumulo
3 2 (10.00%) Big Data
3 2 (10.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (5.00%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (20.00%) Subversion
1 4 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (15.00%) JIRA
2 3 (15.00%) Mercurial
3 2 (10.00%) Ant
3 2 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (10.00%) Maven
3 2 (10.00%) SoapUI
4 1 (5.00%) Apache Ivy
4 1 (5.00%) Bitbucket
4 1 (5.00%) ClearCase
4 1 (5.00%) Eclipse
4 1 (5.00%) JUnit
4 1 (5.00%) Selenium
4 1 (5.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (5.00%) WiX
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (15.00%) Electronics
3 3 (15.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (15.00%) Marketing
4 2 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (75.00%) Developer
2 4 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (15.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (15.00%) PHP Developer
4 2 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Angular Developer
4 2 (10.00%) DV Cleared Java Developer
4 2 (10.00%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) HTML Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Java Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Java Software Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Software Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Web Developer
5 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Big Data Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Data Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Java Hadoop Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (60.00%) HTML
2 8 (40.00%) CSS
2 8 (40.00%) jQuery
3 6 (30.00%) .NET
4 5 (25.00%) HTML5
4 5 (25.00%) XML
5 4 (20.00%) AngularJS
5 4 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (20.00%) Web Services
6 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET
6 3 (15.00%) CSS3
6 3 (15.00%) Entity Framework
6 3 (15.00%) JSON
6 3 (15.00%) Zend Framework
7 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
7 2 (10.00%) Ajax
7 2 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (10.00%) Silverlight
7 2 (10.00%) WCF
7 2 (10.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) User Experience
2 1 (5.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) CentOS
2 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (5.00%) Unix
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (45.00%) MVC
3 6 (30.00%) OO
4 5 (25.00%) Scrum
5 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (15.00%) Data Protection
5 3 (15.00%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (15.00%) OO PHP
5 3 (15.00%) Programme Management
5 3 (15.00%) Web Development
6 2 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (10.00%) Kanban
6 2 (10.00%) MVVM
6 2 (10.00%) OOD
6 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (10.00%) TDD
6 2 (10.00%) Test Automation
7 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
7 1 (5.00%) ITIL
7 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) C#
1 6 (30.00%) Java
1 6 (30.00%) PHP
1 6 (30.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) Perl
2 2 (10.00%) Python
2 2 (10.00%) Ruby
3 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.00%) C++
3 1 (5.00%) Lua
3 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (5.00%) XPath
3 1 (5.00%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (25.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Kibana
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (15.00%) SAP
1 3 (15.00%) Zend
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
DCV Technologies
Rate: From £350 to £380 per day 6 month contract
Posted: 5 days ago