The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Edinburgh region that had JavaScript Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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 Developer
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 49 80 69
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -11
Contract jobs requiring a JavaScript Developer 22 9 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.73% 0.63% 1.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.86% 0.66% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 8
Median daily rate £450 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £328 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £420 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £376 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.25 £15.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+128.33% -53.12%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
769 1367 1260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.53% 95.93% 96.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 466 695 643
Median daily rate £388 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 11 20
Median hourly rate £52.00 £19.02 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+173.39% +18.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.93 £14.75 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £41.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.40% +9.37%

JavaScript Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Edinburgh region that featured JavaScript Developer in the job title.

JavaScript Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

JavaScript Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

JavaScript Developer Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

JavaScript Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript Developer across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

JavaScript Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

JavaScript Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

JavaScript Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

JavaScript Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, JavaScript Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Edinburgh region featuring JavaScript Developer in the job title.

1 46 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 32 (69.57%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (67.39%) HTML
4 29 (63.04%) AngularJS
5 28 (60.87%) CSS
6 21 (45.65%) Node.js
7 19 (41.30%) TDD
7 19 (41.30%) Scrum
8 18 (39.13%) React
9 16 (34.78%) User Experience
10 14 (30.43%) BDD
10 14 (30.43%) Java
11 11 (23.91%) Web Services
11 11 (23.91%) HTML5
12 9 (19.57%) REST
12 9 (19.57%) CSS3
12 9 (19.57%) Sass
12 9 (19.57%) Gradle
12 9 (19.57%) Python
12 9 (19.57%) GIS
13 8 (17.39%) Selenium
13 8 (17.39%) jQuery
13 8 (17.39%) Front End Development
13 8 (17.39%) ES6
14 7 (15.22%) Spatial Data
14 7 (15.22%) Microservices
14 7 (15.22%) SDLC
14 7 (15.22%) GeoServer
14 7 (15.22%) OpenLayers
14 7 (15.22%) Open Source Development

JavaScript Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 7 (15.22%) GeoServer
2 2 (4.35%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.17%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.57%) GIS
2 7 (15.22%) NoSQL
2 7 (15.22%) Spatial Data
3 2 (4.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (19.57%) Gradle
2 8 (17.39%) Selenium
3 7 (15.22%) Cucumber
3 7 (15.22%) Jasmine
3 7 (15.22%) JBehave
3 7 (15.22%) JIRA
3 7 (15.22%) Maven
4 5 (10.87%) Git (software)
5 4 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (8.70%) Visual Studio
6 3 (6.52%) Subversion
7 2 (4.35%) Bower
7 2 (4.35%) Grunt
7 2 (4.35%) gulp
7 2 (4.35%) Karma Test Runner
7 2 (4.35%) Protractor
8 1 (2.17%) Babel
8 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
8 1 (2.17%) Mocha
General
1 5 (10.87%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (67.39%) HTML
2 29 (63.04%) AngularJS
3 28 (60.87%) CSS
4 21 (45.65%) Node.js
5 18 (39.13%) React
6 11 (23.91%) HTML5
6 11 (23.91%) Web Services
7 9 (19.57%) CSS3
7 9 (19.57%) REST
7 9 (19.57%) Sass
8 8 (17.39%) jQuery
9 7 (15.22%) Leaflet
9 7 (15.22%) OpenLayers
9 7 (15.22%) PostGIS
10 6 (13.04%) RESTful
10 6 (13.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (10.87%) .NET
12 4 (8.70%) ASP.NET
12 4 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (8.70%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 16 (34.78%) User Experience
2 3 (6.52%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.35%) Apple iOS
1 2 (4.35%) Linux
2 1 (2.17%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (69.57%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (41.30%) Scrum
2 19 (41.30%) TDD
3 14 (30.43%) BDD
4 8 (17.39%) Front End Development
5 7 (15.22%) Microservices
5 7 (15.22%) MVC
5 7 (15.22%) Open Source
5 7 (15.22%) Open Source Development
5 7 (15.22%) SDLC
6 6 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (10.87%) Unit Testing
7 5 (10.87%) Web Development
8 4 (8.70%) Kanban
8 4 (8.70%) OO
9 3 (6.52%) DevOps
9 3 (6.52%) Isomorphic Development
9 3 (6.52%) Isomorphic JavaScript
9 3 (6.52%) Use Case
10 2 (4.35%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 46 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 14 (30.43%) Java
3 9 (19.57%) Python
4 8 (17.39%) ES6
5 5 (10.87%) PHP
6 3 (6.52%) ECMAScript
7 1 (2.17%) C#
7 1 (2.17%) C++
7 1 (2.17%) PHP 7
7 1 (2.17%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.22%) QA
2 2 (4.35%) WAI
2 2 (4.35%) WCAG
3 1 (2.17%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (6.52%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (15.22%) ESRI