The table below looks at the statistics for the JavaScript Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow 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 27 January 2015 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript Developer
Rank 49 56 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs requiring a JavaScript Developer 10 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.34% 0.85% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.40% 0.90% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £250 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+80.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 - £41.25
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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 Glasgow 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
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
715 557 734
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 95.59% 95.05% 96.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 424 256 423
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £430 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 17
Average hourly rate £16.12 £15.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -52.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £10.93 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £109.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -8.33%

JavaScript Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

JavaScript Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

JavaScript Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

JavaScript Developer Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

JavaScript Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 19 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 18 (94.74%) HTML
2 18 (94.74%) AngularJS
3 17 (89.47%) CSS
3 17 (89.47%) Backbone.js
4 16 (84.21%) KnockoutJS
5 13 (68.42%) HTML5
6 11 (57.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 10 (52.63%) MVC
8 9 (47.37%) jQuery
9 8 (42.11%) CSS3
10 7 (36.84%) Visualisation
10 7 (36.84%) Responsive Web Design
10 7 (36.84%) Jasmine
10 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (36.84%) HTTP
10 7 (36.84%) SVG
10 7 (36.84%) HTTPS
11 6 (31.58%) Sass
11 6 (31.58%) LESS
11 6 (31.58%) Web Design
12 5 (26.32%) D3.js
12 5 (26.32%) Finance
12 5 (26.32%) Mobile App
12 5 (26.32%) User Experience
13 4 (21.05%) TDD
13 4 (21.05%) Banking
13 4 (21.05%) JSON
13 4 (21.05%) OO
13 4 (21.05%) Apache

JavaScript Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 4 (21.05%) Apache
1 4 (21.05%) Tomcat
2 2 (10.53%) Node.js
3 1 (5.26%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (36.84%) HTTP
1 7 (36.84%) HTTPS
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Jasmine
2 4 (21.05%) Cucumber
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (94.74%) HTML
1 18 (94.74%) AngularJS
2 17 (89.47%) CSS
2 17 (89.47%) Backbone.js
3 16 (84.21%) KnockoutJS
4 13 (68.42%) HTML5
5 11 (57.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 9 (47.37%) jQuery
7 8 (42.11%) CSS3
8 7 (36.84%) SVG
9 6 (31.58%) Sass
9 6 (31.58%) LESS
10 5 (26.32%) D3.js
11 4 (21.05%) JSON
11 4 (21.05%) Ember.js
12 1 (5.26%) Ext JS
12 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Visualisation
2 5 (26.32%) Mobile App
2 5 (26.32%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) MVC
2 7 (36.84%) Responsive Web Design
2 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (31.58%) Web Design
4 4 (21.05%) TDD
4 4 (21.05%) OO
4 4 (21.05%) Scrum
5 2 (10.53%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (21.05%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Sencha