The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dundee region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 7 8 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 2 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dundee 13.33% 13.33% 42.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.00% 23.53% 61.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 3
Average daily rate
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£248 £250 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+5.38% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.30% -7.14%
JavaScript
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Dundee region.

Programming Languages Category
Dundee
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
8 17 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dundee 53.33% 56.67% 68.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 4
Average daily rate £170 £263 £231
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.23% +13.51%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 1
Average hourly rate £30.50 £35.00 £16.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.85% +109.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +4.28%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript across the Dundee region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in Dundee

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

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in Dundee

JavaScript
Daily Rate Histogram in Dundee

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript across the Dundee region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

JavaScript Daily Rate Histogram in Dundee

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Dundee

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

JavaScript Hourly Rate Trend in Dundee

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dundee region citing JavaScript also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited JavaScript.

1 5 (100.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) HTML5
3 3 (60.00%) Apple iOS
3 3 (60.00%) CSS3
3 3 (60.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 3 (60.00%) Appcelerator
3 3 (60.00%) PHP
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) MySQL
3 3 (60.00%) Android
3 3 (60.00%) Mobile Development
4 2 (40.00%) Java
4 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (40.00%) Scrum
5 1 (20.00%) Device Driver
5 1 (20.00%) Subversion
5 1 (20.00%) Marketing
5 1 (20.00%) JIRA
5 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (20.00%) jQuery
5 1 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (20.00%) C++
5 1 (20.00%) DHTML
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle
5 1 (20.00%) Classic ASP
5 1 (20.00%) DCOM
5 1 (20.00%) Windows
5 1 (20.00%) ActiveX

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dundee region citing JavaScript also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited JavaScript. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) ColdFusion
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 1 (20.00%) Subversion
2 1 (20.00%) JIRA
2 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Mobile Developer
3 1 (20.00%) ColdFusion Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Applications Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
3 3 (60.00%) HTML5
3 3 (60.00%) CSS3
4 1 (20.00%) jQuery
4 1 (20.00%) DHTML
4 1 (20.00%) Classic ASP
4 1 (20.00%) DCOM
4 1 (20.00%) ActiveX
4 1 (20.00%) OLE
4 1 (20.00%) OLE DB
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (20.00%) Device Driver
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Apple iOS
1 3 (60.00%) Android
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows NT
2 1 (20.00%) OS/2
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Mobile Development
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) PHP
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) Assembly Language
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Appcelerator
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle