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 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 19 15 16
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 6 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 4.88% 8.70% 5.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.68% 16.22% 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 4
Median daily rate £325 £463 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.72% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £323 £387
10% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £483 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £39.78 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +24.29%
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
62 74 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 50.41% 53.62% 38.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 54 16
Median daily rate £325 £408 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.24% -4.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £328 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £483 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 3
Median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

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 27 June 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 11 (73.33%) HTML
2 10 (66.67%) PHP
2 10 (66.67%) CSS
3 9 (60.00%) MySQL
4 7 (46.67%) jQuery
5 6 (40.00%) Drupal
5 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (26.67%) Web Development
6 4 (26.67%) JIRA
6 4 (26.67%) Subversion
6 4 (26.67%) XML
6 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
6 4 (26.67%) WordPress
7 3 (20.00%) Open Source
7 3 (20.00%) Confluence
7 3 (20.00%) OO
7 3 (20.00%) Java
7 3 (20.00%) CMS
7 3 (20.00%) Web Services
7 3 (20.00%) Automated Testing
8 2 (13.33%) Maven
8 2 (13.33%) Scrum
8 2 (13.33%) MVC
8 2 (13.33%) SQL
8 2 (13.33%) Python
8 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
8 2 (13.33%) Kendo UI
8 2 (13.33%) Kanban
8 2 (13.33%) DV Cleared
8 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared

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 (40.00%) Drupal
2 4 (26.67%) WordPress
3 3 (20.00%) CMS
3 3 (20.00%) Confluence
4 1 (6.67%) GlassFish
4 1 (6.67%) IIS
4 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (6.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) InfoPath
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (60.00%) MySQL
2 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
1 4 (26.67%) JIRA
1 4 (26.67%) Subversion
2 2 (13.33%) Maven
2 2 (13.33%) Mercurial
3 1 (6.67%) Ant
3 1 (6.67%) Apache Ivy
3 1 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (6.67%) ClearCase
3 1 (6.67%) JMeter
3 1 (6.67%) LoadRunner
3 1 (6.67%) Selenium
3 1 (6.67%) SoapUI
3 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (6.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (53.33%) PHP Developer
3 5 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (26.67%) WordPress Developer
5 3 (20.00%) CMS Developer
5 3 (20.00%) Drupal Developer
5 3 (20.00%) MySQL Developer
5 3 (20.00%) PHP Drupal Developer
5 3 (20.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 2 (13.33%) HTML CSS Developer
6 2 (13.33%) HTML Developer
6 2 (13.33%) Java Developer
6 2 (13.33%) PHP Zend Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Angular Developer
7 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared Java Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (6.67%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (6.67%) Java Software Developer
7 1 (6.67%) SharePoint Administrator
7 1 (6.67%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (73.33%) HTML
2 10 (66.67%) CSS
3 7 (46.67%) jQuery
4 4 (26.67%) XML
5 3 (20.00%) Web Services
6 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
6 2 (13.33%) Kendo UI
6 2 (13.33%) Zend Framework
7 1 (6.67%) .NET
7 1 (6.67%) Backbone.js
7 1 (6.67%) D3.js
7 1 (6.67%) EJB
7 1 (6.67%) HTML5
7 1 (6.67%) JDBC
7 1 (6.67%) JSON
7 1 (6.67%) JSP
7 1 (6.67%) OC4J
7 1 (6.67%) Servlets
7 1 (6.67%) SOAP
7 1 (6.67%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Ergonomics
1 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (6.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (26.67%) Web Development
3 3 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (20.00%) OO
3 3 (20.00%) Open Source
4 2 (13.33%) Kanban
4 2 (13.33%) MVC
4 2 (13.33%) OO PHP
4 2 (13.33%) Release Management
4 2 (13.33%) Scrum
4 2 (13.33%) Secure Coding
5 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (6.67%) Front End Development
5 1 (6.67%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
5 1 (6.67%) People Management
5 1 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) SDLC
5 1 (6.67%) Security Auditing
5 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) PHP
2 3 (20.00%) Java
3 2 (13.33%) Python
3 2 (13.33%) SQL
4 1 (6.67%) C
4 1 (6.67%) C#
4 1 (6.67%) C++
4 1 (6.67%) Lua
4 1 (6.67%) Perl
4 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
4 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
4 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
4 1 (6.67%) TypeScript
4 1 (6.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) DV Cleared
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) MCAD
2 1 (6.67%) MCITP
2 1 (6.67%) MCSD
2 1 (6.67%) MCTS
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Zend
2 1 (6.67%) Atlassian
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (6.67%) Splunk