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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
Rank 7 13 5
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 5 8 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 10.42% 8.42% 18.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.74% 18.18% 34.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 27
Median daily rate £365 £325 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.30% -21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £270 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £397 £394 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £38.75 £30.20
% change year-on-year
+4.51% +28.31%

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
23 44 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 47.92% 46.32% 54.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 22 62
Median daily rate £375 £425 £458
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -7.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £374
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £630 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 6
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 £42.00 £42.00 £39.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.25 £42.50 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +12.67%

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 24 February 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 11 (61.11%) HTML
2 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (44.44%) MVC
3 8 (44.44%) .NET
3 8 (44.44%) CSS
4 7 (38.89%) Scrum
5 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 6 (33.33%) XML
5 6 (33.33%) C#
5 6 (33.33%) jQuery
5 6 (33.33%) AngularJS
6 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
6 5 (27.78%) Java
6 5 (27.78%) PHP
6 5 (27.78%) SQL
6 5 (27.78%) MySQL
6 5 (27.78%) OO
7 4 (22.22%) Web Services
7 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
7 4 (22.22%) Subversion
7 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
7 4 (22.22%) Finance
7 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
7 4 (22.22%) DV Cleared
7 4 (22.22%) HTML5
8 3 (16.67%) Confluence
8 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (16.67%) Mercurial
8 3 (16.67%) Data Protection
8 3 (16.67%) CSS3

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 (16.67%) Confluence
2 2 (11.11%) Apache
2 2 (11.11%) Apache Spark
2 2 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (5.56%) Apache Pig
3 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) MySQL
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 2 (11.11%) Apache Accumulo
3 2 (11.11%) Big Data
3 2 (11.11%) Hadoop
3 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
4 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (5.56%) OrientDB
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
1 4 (22.22%) Subversion
2 3 (16.67%) JIRA
2 3 (16.67%) Mercurial
2 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (11.11%) Ant
3 2 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 2 (11.11%) Maven
4 1 (5.56%) Apache Ivy
4 1 (5.56%) Bitbucket
4 1 (5.56%) ClearCase
4 1 (5.56%) Eclipse
4 1 (5.56%) JUnit
4 1 (5.56%) Selenium
4 1 (5.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (5.56%) WiX
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Electronics
2 3 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 3 (16.67%) Marketing
2 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.56%) Advertising
3 1 (5.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (72.22%) Developer
2 4 (22.22%) C# Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Software Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 3 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (11.11%) .NET Software Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Angular Developer
4 2 (11.11%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Java Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Java Software Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) PHP Developer
5 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Data Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared Java Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Hadoop Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Java Hadoop Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (61.11%) HTML
2 8 (44.44%) .NET
2 8 (44.44%) CSS
3 6 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 6 (33.33%) jQuery
3 6 (33.33%) XML
4 4 (22.22%) HTML5
4 4 (22.22%) Web Services
5 3 (16.67%) CSS3
5 3 (16.67%) JSON
5 3 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (16.67%) Zend Framework
6 2 (11.11%) .NET Framework
6 2 (11.11%) Ajax
6 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (11.11%) Entity Framework
6 2 (11.11%) Kendo UI
6 2 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (11.11%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) N-Tier
2 1 (5.56%) User Experience
2 1 (5.56%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) Windows
3 1 (5.56%) CentOS
3 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Ubuntu
3 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (44.44%) MVC
3 7 (38.89%) Scrum
4 5 (27.78%) OO
5 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
6 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (16.67%) Data Protection
6 3 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (16.67%) OO PHP
6 3 (16.67%) Programme Management
6 3 (16.67%) Release Management
7 2 (11.11%) Continuous Deployment
7 2 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (11.11%) Kanban
7 2 (11.11%) Software Delivery
7 2 (11.11%) TDD
7 2 (11.11%) User Stories
7 2 (11.11%) Web Development
8 1 (5.56%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) C#
2 5 (27.78%) Java
2 5 (27.78%) PHP
2 5 (27.78%) SQL
3 2 (11.11%) Perl
3 2 (11.11%) Python
3 2 (11.11%) Ruby
3 2 (11.11%) VB.NET
4 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.56%) C++
4 1 (5.56%) Lua
4 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.56%) XPath
4 1 (5.56%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
2 4 (22.22%) DV Cleared
3 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Kibana
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 3 (16.67%) SAP
1 3 (16.67%) Zend
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) Red Hat