The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills 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 over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 13 19 12
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 73 65 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 11.01% 7.34% 11.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.74% 20.50% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 30 50
Average daily rate £338 £344 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% -1.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £264 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £354 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.04% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £21.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £37.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
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 Glasgow region.

Programming Languages Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
273 317 364
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 41.18% 35.82% 51.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 171 222
Average daily rate £365 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £31.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

JavaScript
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

JavaScript Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

JavaScript Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 75 (60.98%) HTML
2 61 (49.59%) CSS
3 59 (47.97%) .NET
4 52 (42.28%) Java
5 46 (37.40%) C#
6 35 (28.46%) SQL
7 34 (27.64%) HTML5
8 33 (26.83%) AngularJS
9 32 (26.02%) ASP.NET
10 29 (23.58%) jQuery
11 25 (20.33%) Security Cleared
11 25 (20.33%) Agile Software Development
11 25 (20.33%) CSS3
12 23 (18.70%) Microsoft
13 20 (16.26%) MVC
14 19 (15.45%) Finance
14 19 (15.45%) HP
14 19 (15.45%) SQL Server
14 19 (15.45%) SC Cleared
15 18 (14.63%) ISTQB
16 17 (13.82%) Web Development
16 17 (13.82%) Oracle
16 17 (13.82%) Web Services
16 17 (13.82%) CRM
16 17 (13.82%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
17 16 (13.01%) React
17 16 (13.01%) OO
18 15 (12.20%) Linux
18 15 (12.20%) VB
18 15 (12.20%) .NET Framework

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 9 (7.32%) Node.js
2 7 (5.69%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (5.69%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.25%) IBM Domino
3 4 (3.25%) IBM Notes
4 3 (2.44%) IIS
5 2 (1.63%) Documentum
6 1 (0.81%) Drupal
6 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.81%) Live Communications Server
6 1 (0.81%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.81%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (0.81%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.81%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.81%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.81%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.81%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.81%) WebLogic
Applications
1 14 (11.38%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.44%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.63%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (1.63%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.81%) Office 365
1 1 (0.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.25%) SAN
2 3 (2.44%) DNS
2 3 (2.44%) HTTP
2 3 (2.44%) Network Security
2 3 (2.44%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.63%) SSL
4 1 (0.81%) Internet
4 1 (0.81%) Skype
4 1 (0.81%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (15.45%) SQL Server
2 12 (9.76%) Relational Database
3 11 (8.94%) MongoDB
4 10 (8.13%) RDBMS
5 5 (4.07%) NoSQL
6 4 (3.25%) DB2
6 4 (3.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (3.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.44%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.63%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.81%) GIS
9 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 11 (8.94%) HP UFT
2 9 (7.32%) Git (software)
3 8 (6.50%) Hudson
3 8 (6.50%) Jenkins
4 6 (4.88%) Subversion
5 5 (4.07%) Visual Studio
6 4 (3.25%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (2.44%) Clang
7 3 (2.44%) gulp
7 3 (2.44%) LoadRunner
8 2 (1.63%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 2 (1.63%) Lombardi
9 1 (0.81%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.81%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.81%) Gradle
9 1 (0.81%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.81%) JUnit
9 1 (0.81%) Maven
9 1 (0.81%) Mockito
9 1 (0.81%) TeamCity
General
1 19 (15.45%) Finance
2 11 (8.94%) Banking
3 1 (0.81%) Front Office
3 1 (0.81%) Games
Job Titles
1 83 (67.48%) Developer
2 16 (13.01%) .NET Developer
3 15 (12.20%) Java Developer
4 11 (8.94%) Web Developer
5 10 (8.13%) C# Developer
6 8 (6.50%) Analyst
6 8 (6.50%) JavaScript Developer
6 8 (6.50%) Test Analyst
7 7 (5.69%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (5.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 6 (4.88%) Architect
9 5 (4.07%) Automation Tester
9 5 (4.07%) iOS Developer
9 5 (4.07%) Node.js Developer
9 5 (4.07%) Senior Developer
9 5 (4.07%) Tester
10 4 (3.25%) Android Developer
10 4 (3.25%) HTML Developer
10 4 (3.25%) Lotus Notes Developer
10 4 (3.25%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (60.98%) HTML
2 61 (49.59%) CSS
3 59 (47.97%) .NET
4 34 (27.64%) HTML5
5 33 (26.83%) AngularJS
6 32 (26.02%) ASP.NET
7 29 (23.58%) jQuery
8 25 (20.33%) CSS3
9 17 (13.82%) Web Services
10 16 (13.01%) React
11 15 (12.20%) .NET Framework
12 13 (10.57%) J2EE
12 13 (10.57%) SOAP
13 9 (7.32%) Entity Framework
14 8 (6.50%) JSP
15 7 (5.69%) Apache Cordova
15 7 (5.69%) ASP.NET MVC
15 7 (5.69%) PhoneGap
15 7 (5.69%) RabbitMQ
15 7 (5.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.32%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (4.88%) iPad
3 5 (4.07%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.07%) Data Structures
4 3 (2.44%) Algorithms
4 3 (2.44%) Digital Media
4 3 (2.44%) iPhone
4 3 (2.44%) User Experience
5 2 (1.63%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (1.63%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.81%) BBC
6 1 (0.81%) e-Learning
6 1 (0.81%) Oculus Rift
6 1 (0.81%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.81%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 15 (12.20%) Linux
2 13 (10.57%) Unix
3 7 (5.69%) Android
3 7 (5.69%) Apple iOS
4 5 (4.07%) Mac OS X
5 4 (3.25%) Windows
6 2 (1.63%) Windows Phone
6 2 (1.63%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.63%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (20.33%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (16.26%) MVC
3 17 (13.82%) CRM
3 17 (13.82%) Web Development
4 16 (13.01%) OO
5 14 (11.38%) TDD
6 13 (10.57%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (8.94%) Scrum
8 10 (8.13%) Test Scripting
9 9 (7.32%) OOD
9 9 (7.32%) Test Automation
9 9 (7.32%) Validation
10 8 (6.50%) Front End Development
10 8 (6.50%) Functional Testing
10 8 (6.50%) Kanban
10 8 (6.50%) Mentoring
10 8 (6.50%) Migration
11 7 (5.69%) DevOps
11 7 (5.69%) SDLC
11 7 (5.69%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 52 (42.28%) Java
2 46 (37.40%) C#
3 35 (28.46%) SQL
4 15 (12.20%) VB
5 12 (9.76%) PowerShell
6 9 (7.32%) Ruby
7 8 (6.50%) PHP
8 6 (4.88%) Clojure
9 4 (3.25%) C
9 4 (3.25%) LotusScript
10 3 (2.44%) Apple Swift
10 3 (2.44%) Objective-C
10 3 (2.44%) Python
11 2 (1.63%) Perl
11 2 (1.63%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.63%) VBScript
11 2 (1.63%) XPath
11 2 (1.63%) XQuery
12 1 (0.81%) CoffeeScript
12 1 (0.81%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 25 (20.33%) Security Cleared
2 19 (15.45%) SC Cleared
3 18 (14.63%) ISTQB
4 17 (13.82%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 14 (11.38%) ISEB
6 11 (8.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 9 (7.32%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (6.50%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (4.88%) MCITP
10 4 (3.25%) CCNA
11 2 (1.63%) BC Cleared
11 2 (1.63%) Degree
11 2 (1.63%) DV Cleared
11 2 (1.63%) MCSE
12 1 (0.81%) CCNP
12 1 (0.81%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.32%) SLA
2 1 (0.81%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (0.81%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.81%) Docker
1 1 (0.81%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (5.69%) AirWatch
1 7 (5.69%) Kibana
1 7 (5.69%) logstash
1 7 (5.69%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (4.07%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.63%) Puppet
4 1 (0.81%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 23 (18.70%) Microsoft
2 19 (15.45%) HP
3 17 (13.82%) Oracle
4 11 (8.94%) Pega
5 9 (7.32%) Xamarin
6 7 (5.69%) Kony
7 6 (4.88%) Cisco
8 4 (3.25%) Lotus
9 3 (2.44%) Adobe
10 2 (1.63%) Citrix
10 2 (1.63%) IBM
10 2 (1.63%) Sybase
10 2 (1.63%) VMware
11 1 (0.81%) CA
11 1 (0.81%) Dell
11 1 (0.81%) Nintex
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Experis Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
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Cathcart Associates Ltd
Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Rate: £27000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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FPSG Connect
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £300 - £370 per day
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Rate: £300 - £320 per day
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Rate: £200 - £300 per day
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Rate: £325 - £350 per day
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Rate: £325 - £350 per day + competitive
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Rate: £300 - £320 per day
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Rate: Competitive Rates
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