The table below looks at the statistics for the JavaScript Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript Developer
Rank 76 70 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs requiring a JavaScript Developer 9 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.61% 0.41% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.44% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £325 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £25.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+26.73% -40.58%
JavaScript Developer
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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
1401 1126 891
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.57% 91.92% 94.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 760 575 435
Average daily rate £388 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 24 27
Average hourly rate £14.39 £16.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.81% +6.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £36.40 £33.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%

JavaScript Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript Developer in the job title across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited JavaScript Developer in their job title 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 with JavaScript Developer in their job title.

1 18 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 18 (100.00%) CSS
2 16 (88.89%) HTML
3 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (50.00%) jQuery
4 9 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 9 (50.00%) Java
5 8 (44.44%) Backbone.js
6 6 (33.33%) Jasmine
6 6 (33.33%) HTML5
6 6 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
6 6 (33.33%) Ajax
7 5 (27.78%) Web Development
7 5 (27.78%) MVC
7 5 (27.78%) JUnit
7 5 (27.78%) AngularJS
7 5 (27.78%) TestNG
8 4 (22.22%) Ember.js
8 4 (22.22%) SQL
9 3 (16.67%) OO
9 3 (16.67%) Spring
9 3 (16.67%) Web Design
9 3 (16.67%) QUnit
9 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
9 3 (16.67%) CSS3
9 3 (16.67%) D3.js
10 2 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
10 2 (11.11%) Change Control
10 2 (11.11%) MongoDB
10 2 (11.11%) JSON

JavaScript Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited JavaScript Developer in their job title 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 with JavaScript Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Jasmine
2 5 (27.78%) JUnit
2 5 (27.78%) TestNG
3 3 (16.67%) QUnit
3 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 1 (5.56%) JIRA
4 1 (5.56%) Maven
4 1 (5.56%) Subversion
4 1 (5.56%) Grunt
4 1 (5.56%) Karma Test Runner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) CSS
2 16 (88.89%) HTML
3 9 (50.00%) jQuery
4 8 (44.44%) Backbone.js
5 6 (33.33%) HTML5
5 6 (33.33%) Ajax
6 5 (27.78%) AngularJS
7 4 (22.22%) Ember.js
8 3 (16.67%) Spring
8 3 (16.67%) CSS3
8 3 (16.67%) D3.js
9 2 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
9 2 (11.11%) JSON
10 1 (5.56%) JDBC
10 1 (5.56%) JSP
10 1 (5.56%) DOM
10 1 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (5.56%) MyBatis
10 1 (5.56%) RESTful
10 1 (5.56%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.56%) User Experience
1 1 (5.56%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 6 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
4 5 (27.78%) Web Development
4 5 (27.78%) MVC
5 3 (16.67%) OO
5 3 (16.67%) Web Design
6 2 (11.11%) Change Control
6 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
7 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
7 1 (5.56%) TDD
7 1 (5.56%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (50.00%) Java
3 4 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) WCAG
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Twitter
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