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 19 February 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JavaScript Developer
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 49 87 63
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -24
Contract jobs requiring a JavaScript Developer 22 8 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.71% 0.55% 1.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.86% 0.57% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 5
Median daily rate £450 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £369 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £388 £365
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £356
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £26.88 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+60.00% -16.01%

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 1405 1317
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.70% 95.84% 95.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 512 721 718
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £276 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 8 17
Median hourly rate £15.28 £15.25 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.19% -32.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.49 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £64.90 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.65%

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 19 February 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 19 February 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 37 (80.43%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (67.39%) HTML
4 30 (65.22%) CSS
5 27 (58.70%) AngularJS
6 24 (52.17%) Node.js
7 22 (47.83%) TDD
8 20 (43.48%) Scrum
9 18 (39.13%) React
10 17 (36.96%) Java
10 17 (36.96%) BDD
11 13 (28.26%) Web Services
12 12 (26.09%) User Experience
12 12 (26.09%) HTML5
13 10 (21.74%) REST
13 10 (21.74%) Front End Development
14 9 (19.57%) CSS3
14 9 (19.57%) Gradle
14 9 (19.57%) Python
14 9 (19.57%) RESTful
15 8 (17.39%) Selenium
16 7 (15.22%) JIRA
16 7 (15.22%) QA
16 7 (15.22%) Maven
16 7 (15.22%) JBehave
16 7 (15.22%) Open Source
16 7 (15.22%) Cucumber
16 7 (15.22%) .NET
16 7 (15.22%) GIS
16 7 (15.22%) ESRI

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 1 (2.17%) JBoss
2 1 (2.17%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.22%) GIS
1 7 (15.22%) NoSQL
1 7 (15.22%) Spatial Data
2 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%) JBehave
3 7 (15.22%) JIRA
3 7 (15.22%) Maven
4 6 (13.04%) Jasmine
5 5 (10.87%) Git (software)
6 4 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (8.70%) Visual Studio
7 3 (6.52%) Subversion
8 2 (4.35%) Bower
8 2 (4.35%) Grunt
8 2 (4.35%) gulp
8 2 (4.35%) Karma Test Runner
8 2 (4.35%) Protractor
9 1 (2.17%) Babel
9 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
9 1 (2.17%) Mocha
General
1 7 (15.22%) Finance
2 1 (2.17%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (67.39%) HTML
2 30 (65.22%) CSS
3 27 (58.70%) AngularJS
4 24 (52.17%) Node.js
5 18 (39.13%) React
6 13 (28.26%) Web Services
7 12 (26.09%) HTML5
8 10 (21.74%) REST
9 9 (19.57%) CSS3
9 9 (19.57%) RESTful
10 7 (15.22%) .NET
10 7 (15.22%) Leaflet
10 7 (15.22%) OpenLayers
10 7 (15.22%) PostGIS
10 7 (15.22%) Sass
11 6 (13.04%) jQuery
11 6 (13.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 4 (8.70%) .NET Framework
12 4 (8.70%) Java EE
12 4 (8.70%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.09%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (80.43%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (47.83%) TDD
3 20 (43.48%) Scrum
4 17 (36.96%) BDD
5 10 (21.74%) Front End Development
6 7 (15.22%) Microservices
6 7 (15.22%) MVC
6 7 (15.22%) Open Source
6 7 (15.22%) Open Source Development
6 7 (15.22%) SDLC
7 6 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (13.04%) Unit Testing
7 6 (13.04%) Web Development
8 4 (8.70%) OO
9 3 (6.52%) API Development
10 2 (4.35%) Continuous Deployment
10 2 (4.35%) DevOps
10 2 (4.35%) Kanban
10 2 (4.35%) SOA
11 1 (2.17%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 46 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 17 (36.96%) Java
3 9 (19.57%) Python
4 5 (10.87%) ES6
4 5 (10.87%) PHP
5 1 (2.17%) PHP 7
5 1 (2.17%) Ruby
5 1 (2.17%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.22%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.52%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (15.22%) ESRI