The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 15 14 16
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 118 111 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.22% 7.06% 8.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.57% 25.87% 22.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 58 66
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £458 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £20.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.23 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.45% +14.53%
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
399 429 448
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 31.17% 27.27% 35.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 241 291
Median daily rate £375 £356 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -2.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £450 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Median hourly rate £44.88 £25.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+79.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £25.00 £20.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £42.50 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing JavaScript as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 23 July 2016.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 142 (71.00%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (64.00%) Java
3 104 (52.00%) Python
4 97 (48.50%) Scrum
5 93 (46.50%) HTML
6 85 (42.50%) CSS
7 78 (39.00%) AngularJS
8 76 (38.00%) GeoServer
9 74 (37.00%) PostGIS
10 72 (36.00%) OpenLayers
10 72 (36.00%) GIS
11 68 (34.00%) ESRI
11 68 (34.00%) JIRA
12 66 (33.00%) Leaflet
13 65 (32.50%) Jenkins
14 64 (32.00%) Open Source
15 63 (31.50%) Web Services
16 60 (30.00%) REST
17 57 (28.50%) TDD
18 54 (27.00%) Gradle
19 53 (26.50%) Maven
20 51 (25.50%) jQuery
20 51 (25.50%) Cucumber
21 49 (24.50%) JBehave
22 48 (24.00%) Selenium
23 46 (23.00%) User Experience
24 45 (22.50%) SQL
25 44 (22.00%) Continuous Integration
25 44 (22.00%) SDLC
25 44 (22.00%) NoSQL

JavaScript
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 76 (38.00%) GeoServer
2 12 (6.00%) CMS
2 12 (6.00%) JBoss
3 7 (3.50%) Apache
4 5 (2.50%) ArcGIS
5 4 (2.00%) Drupal
5 4 (2.00%) GlassFish
5 4 (2.00%) Tomcat
5 4 (2.00%) WebSphere
6 3 (1.50%) Confluence
7 2 (1.00%) nginx
7 2 (1.00%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.50%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.50%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (2.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.00%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.50%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 3 (1.50%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.50%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.50%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.50%) Heroku
3 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.00%) HTTP
2 4 (2.00%) Firewall
3 3 (1.50%) Internet
4 2 (1.00%) LDAP
4 2 (1.00%) Network Security
4 2 (1.00%) SSL
5 1 (0.50%) FTP
5 1 (0.50%) Intranet
5 1 (0.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (36.00%) GIS
2 44 (22.00%) NoSQL
3 18 (9.00%) MongoDB
3 18 (9.00%) Spatial Data
4 14 (7.00%) SQL Server
5 8 (4.00%) QGIS
6 5 (2.50%) Relational Database
7 4 (2.00%) MySQL
7 4 (2.00%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.00%) DB2
8 2 (1.00%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.00%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.50%) Big Data
9 1 (0.50%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.50%) MS Access
9 1 (0.50%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.50%) Power BI
9 1 (0.50%) Spotfire
9 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 68 (34.00%) JIRA
2 65 (32.50%) Jenkins
3 54 (27.00%) Gradle
4 53 (26.50%) Maven
5 51 (25.50%) Cucumber
6 49 (24.50%) JBehave
7 48 (24.00%) Selenium
8 33 (16.50%) Artifactory
9 31 (15.50%) Git (software)
10 23 (11.50%) Subversion
11 15 (7.50%) Hudson
12 13 (6.50%) Bower
13 8 (4.00%) Grunt
13 8 (4.00%) Jasmine
14 7 (3.50%) gulp
15 5 (2.50%) DBeaver
16 4 (2.00%) Introscope
16 4 (2.00%) JUnit
16 4 (2.00%) NetBeans
16 4 (2.00%) Oracle APEX
General
1 23 (11.50%) Finance
2 7 (3.50%) Banking
3 1 (0.50%) Investment Banking
3 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.50%) Marketing
3 1 (0.50%) Publishing
3 1 (0.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 167 (83.50%) Developer
2 58 (29.00%) GIS Developer
3 32 (16.00%) Web Developer
4 31 (15.50%) Java Developer
5 22 (11.00%) Senior Developer
6 15 (7.50%) GIS Web Developer
7 14 (7.00%) .NET Developer
7 14 (7.00%) Senior Java Developer
8 12 (6.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 11 (5.50%) Full Stack Developer
10 10 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
10 10 (5.00%) Open Source Developer
11 9 (4.50%) UI Developer
12 7 (3.50%) Designer
12 7 (3.50%) PHP Developer
12 7 (3.50%) Python Developer
12 7 (3.50%) UX Designer
13 6 (3.00%) C# .NET Developer
13 6 (3.00%) C# Developer
14 5 (2.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (46.50%) HTML
2 85 (42.50%) CSS
3 78 (39.00%) AngularJS
4 74 (37.00%) PostGIS
5 72 (36.00%) OpenLayers
6 66 (33.00%) Leaflet
7 63 (31.50%) Web Services
8 60 (30.00%) REST
9 51 (25.50%) jQuery
10 37 (18.50%) Node.js
11 30 (15.00%) HTML5
12 25 (12.50%) Sass
13 24 (12.00%) CSS3
14 23 (11.50%) RESTful
15 22 (11.00%) .NET
16 17 (8.50%) LESS
17 16 (8.00%) Java EE
17 16 (8.00%) Spring
18 15 (7.50%) XML
19 14 (7.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 46 (23.00%) User Experience
2 11 (5.50%) iPad
3 5 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (2.50%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.00%) Algorithms
4 4 (2.00%) Data Structures
5 3 (1.50%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.50%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.00%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.00%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (1.00%) Photography
7 1 (0.50%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.50%) Physics
7 1 (0.50%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.50%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 28 (14.00%) Linux
2 9 (4.50%) Windows
3 8 (4.00%) Unix
4 5 (2.50%) Mac OS X
5 2 (1.00%) AIX
5 2 (1.00%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (71.00%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (48.50%) Scrum
3 64 (32.00%) Open Source
4 57 (28.50%) TDD
5 44 (22.00%) Continuous Integration
5 44 (22.00%) SDLC
6 43 (21.50%) BDD
6 43 (21.50%) Web Development
7 29 (14.50%) Front End Development
8 24 (12.00%) MVC
9 22 (11.00%) Unit Testing
10 17 (8.50%) Kanban
11 15 (7.50%) Mentoring
12 14 (7.00%) E-Commerce
12 14 (7.00%) Microservices
13 13 (6.50%) OOD
14 11 (5.50%) Service Design
15 10 (5.00%) Responsive Web Design
15 10 (5.00%) Software Engineering
16 9 (4.50%) OO
Programming Languages
1 128 (64.00%) Java
2 104 (52.00%) Python
3 45 (22.50%) SQL
4 24 (12.00%) C#
5 23 (11.50%) PHP
6 17 (8.50%) Perl
7 16 (8.00%) CoffeeScript
8 15 (7.50%) PL/SQL
9 10 (5.00%) C
10 7 (3.50%) ES6
11 6 (3.00%) JSX
11 6 (3.00%) Ruby
12 4 (2.00%) PowerShell
13 3 (1.50%) Shell Script
13 3 (1.50%) VBScript
14 2 (1.00%) Bash Shell
14 2 (1.00%) PHP 5
15 1 (0.50%) AWK
15 1 (0.50%) Korn
15 1 (0.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (8.50%) Degree
2 3 (1.50%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.00%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.50%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.50%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.50%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (0.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (13.50%) WCAG
2 22 (11.00%) QA
3 7 (3.50%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 8 (4.00%) Docker
2 7 (3.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.50%) GeoWebCache
4 2 (1.00%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 36 (18.00%) Ansible
2 8 (4.00%) Tivoli
3 7 (3.50%) Puppet
4 6 (3.00%) CA Wily
5 4 (2.00%) vRealize
6 2 (1.00%) logstash
6 2 (1.00%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.00%) rkt
6 2 (1.00%) SCCM
6 2 (1.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 2 (1.00%) Zenoss
7 1 (0.50%) HP Fortify
7 1 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.50%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 68 (34.00%) ESRI
2 19 (9.50%) VMware
3 15 (7.50%) Oracle
4 8 (4.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (2.50%) IBM
6 4 (2.00%) CA
7 3 (1.50%) HP
8 2 (1.00%) Adobe
8 2 (1.00%) Atlassian
8 2 (1.00%) Google
8 2 (1.00%) Infoblox
8 2 (1.00%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.00%) ServiceNow
8 2 (1.00%) Splunk
9 1 (0.50%) Logi Analytics
9 1 (0.50%) Telerik
9 1 (0.50%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.50%) Twitter
9 1 (0.50%) Zend
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