The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills 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 over the 3 months to 2 September 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 19 18 41
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +23
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 80 70 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 6.68% 6.28% 1.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.51% 25.55% 8.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 37 7
Average daily rate
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£370 £310 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.35% +14.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £223 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £383 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £305
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +1.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-4.22% +18.33%
JavaScript
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Programming Languages Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
410 274 236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 34.25% 24.60% 22.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 112 92
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £410 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 6
Average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £12.42 £20.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £34.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

JavaScript
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

JavaScript Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

JavaScript Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

JavaScript Hourly Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

1 151 (85.80%) HTML
2 135 (76.70%) CSS
3 70 (39.77%) jQuery
4 59 (33.52%) HTML5
5 53 (30.11%) XML
5 53 (30.11%) .NET
6 48 (27.27%) CSS3
7 44 (25.00%) JSON
8 41 (23.30%) ASP.NET
9 40 (22.73%) C#
9 40 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
10 39 (22.16%) Web Services
11 38 (21.59%) SQL
12 36 (20.45%) Java
13 34 (19.32%) MVC
14 33 (18.75%) Web Development
15 29 (16.48%) Backbone.js
16 27 (15.34%) Finance
17 26 (14.77%) SOAP
18 23 (13.07%) SQL Server
18 23 (13.07%) RESTful
18 23 (13.07%) Responsive Web Design
19 22 (12.50%) JSP
19 22 (12.50%) Linux
20 21 (11.93%) Microsoft
21 20 (11.36%) TDD
22 19 (10.80%) Mac OS X
22 19 (10.80%) SharePoint
22 19 (10.80%) Maven
23 18 (10.23%) Ajax

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 19 (10.80%) SharePoint
2 17 (9.66%) CMS
3 14 (7.95%) SharePoint 2013
4 11 (6.25%) IIS
4 11 (6.25%) Lync
5 10 (5.68%) WebSphere
6 8 (4.55%) Apache
7 6 (3.41%) WebSphere Portal
8 4 (2.27%) WordPress
8 4 (2.27%) Node.js
8 4 (2.27%) MS Exchange
8 4 (2.27%) TeamSite
9 2 (1.14%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.57%) Kentico
10 1 (0.57%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.57%) Orchard CMS
10 1 (0.57%) Adobe CQ
10 1 (0.57%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.57%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.57%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 2 (1.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.57%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.70%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (9.66%) HTTP
2 2 (1.14%) Firewall
3 1 (0.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (13.07%) SQL Server
2 18 (10.23%) Relational Database
3 12 (6.82%) Oracle Database
4 11 (6.25%) MySQL
5 9 (5.11%) RDBMS
6 4 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (1.70%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (1.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.70%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (1.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.14%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.14%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.57%) DB2
9 1 (0.57%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 19 (10.80%) Maven
2 15 (8.52%) Subversion
3 11 (6.25%) Visual Studio
3 11 (6.25%) Git (software)
3 11 (6.25%) Jenkins
4 9 (5.11%) Selenium
5 5 (2.84%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (2.84%) QUnit
6 4 (2.27%) TeamCity
6 4 (2.27%) Oracle Forms
6 4 (2.27%) JUnit
7 3 (1.70%) CruiseControl
7 3 (1.70%) Mercurial
7 3 (1.70%) Jasmine
8 2 (1.14%) Grunt
8 2 (1.14%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 2 (1.14%) Hudson
8 2 (1.14%) ReSharper
8 2 (1.14%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (1.14%) Introscope
General
1 27 (15.34%) Finance
2 9 (5.11%) Banking
3 3 (1.70%) Retail
3 3 (1.70%) Advertising
4 1 (0.57%) Multimedia
4 1 (0.57%) International Banking
4 1 (0.57%) German Language
Job Titles
1 149 (84.66%) Developer
2 35 (19.89%) Front-End Developer
3 26 (14.77%) Web Developer
4 19 (10.80%) Lead Developer
5 18 (10.23%) .NET Developer
6 16 (9.09%) UI Developer
6 16 (9.09%) SharePoint Developer
6 16 (9.09%) UI Programmer
7 15 (8.52%) JavaScript Developer
8 10 (5.68%) Java Developer
9 9 (5.11%) Technical Leader
10 8 (4.55%) Senior Developer
11 7 (3.98%) Analyst
12 6 (3.41%) Front-End Web Developer
13 5 (2.84%) Software Engineer
13 5 (2.84%) Programmer
14 4 (2.27%) Applications Developer
14 4 (2.27%) ScrumMaster
14 4 (2.27%) Ruby Developer
14 4 (2.27%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 151 (85.80%) HTML
2 135 (76.70%) CSS
3 70 (39.77%) jQuery
4 59 (33.52%) HTML5
5 53 (30.11%) .NET
5 53 (30.11%) XML
6 48 (27.27%) CSS3
7 44 (25.00%) JSON
8 41 (23.30%) ASP.NET
9 39 (22.16%) Web Services
10 29 (16.48%) Backbone.js
11 26 (14.77%) SOAP
12 23 (13.07%) RESTful
13 22 (12.50%) JSP
14 18 (10.23%) Ajax
15 13 (7.39%) JSF
16 10 (5.68%) WCF
16 10 (5.68%) DOM
17 9 (5.11%) Servlets
17 9 (5.11%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.39%) Open Source
2 7 (3.98%) Mobile App
3 6 (3.41%) Client/Server
4 3 (1.70%) Graphic Design
4 3 (1.70%) Digital Media
4 3 (1.70%) SWIFT
4 3 (1.70%) Computer Science
4 3 (1.70%) FMCG
5 2 (1.14%) Blog
5 2 (1.14%) Device Driver
6 1 (0.57%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.57%) Informatics
6 1 (0.57%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.57%) NHS
6 1 (0.57%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.57%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.57%) RIA
6 1 (0.57%) Semantic Web
6 1 (0.57%) Health Informatics
Operating Systems
1 22 (12.50%) Linux
2 19 (10.80%) Mac OS X
3 8 (4.55%) Windows
4 7 (3.98%) Android
4 7 (3.98%) Apple iOS
5 4 (2.27%) AIX
5 4 (2.27%) Solaris
6 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.57%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (19.32%) MVC
3 33 (18.75%) Web Development
4 23 (13.07%) Responsive Web Design
5 20 (11.36%) TDD
6 17 (9.66%) Scrum
6 17 (9.66%) SOA
7 16 (9.09%) Waterfall
8 15 (8.52%) Dependency Management
9 14 (7.95%) Unit Testing
10 13 (7.39%) Web Accessibility
11 12 (6.82%) Project Management
12 11 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (6.25%) Release Management
13 10 (5.68%) Mentoring
14 9 (5.11%) Coaching
14 9 (5.11%) Data Modelling
14 9 (5.11%) Web Design
15 8 (4.55%) E-Commerce
16 7 (3.98%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 40 (22.73%) C#
2 38 (21.59%) SQL
3 36 (20.45%) Java
4 16 (9.09%) PHP
5 10 (5.68%) PowerShell
6 9 (5.11%) C++
7 8 (4.55%) T-SQL
8 6 (3.41%) Ruby
9 4 (2.27%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.70%) VB.NET
10 3 (1.70%) Python
10 3 (1.70%) Perl
11 2 (1.14%) XPath
12 1 (0.57%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.57%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.57%) Jython
12 1 (0.57%) VB6
12 1 (0.57%) VBScript
12 1 (0.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (2.84%) Degree
2 1 (0.57%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.11%) QA
2 6 (3.41%) WCAG
3 1 (0.57%) HL7
System Software
1 10 (5.68%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.14%) Tivoli
1 2 (1.14%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 21 (11.93%) Microsoft
2 16 (9.09%) Oracle
3 10 (5.68%) JBoss
4 8 (4.55%) Twitter
5 5 (2.84%) IBM
6 3 (1.70%) HP
7 2 (1.14%) CA
7 2 (1.14%) Red Gate
8 1 (0.57%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.57%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.57%) Adobe
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