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 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 9 9 20
Rank change year-on-year
0 +11
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 93 75 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 12.52% 12.52% 8.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.81% 28.09% 16.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 39 40
Average daily rate
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£350 £300 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £222 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £340 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 5
Average hourly rate £17.50 £24.69 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.10% -29.47%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £32.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-7.07% -1.51%
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
312 267 373
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 41.99% 44.57% 48.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 139 221
Average daily rate £350 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £415 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 5
Average hourly rate £22.50 £16.87 £36.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.37% -53.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.30 £16.10 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £32.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.76% -5.00%

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 January 2015.

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 January 2015, 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.

1 130 (67.36%) HTML
2 127 (65.80%) CSS
3 73 (37.82%) jQuery
4 65 (33.68%) Java
4 65 (33.68%) .NET
5 64 (33.16%) HTML5
6 59 (30.57%) Agile Software Development
7 55 (28.50%) Finance
7 55 (28.50%) AngularJS
8 50 (25.91%) SQL
9 48 (24.87%) SQL Server
10 47 (24.35%) C#
11 45 (23.32%) Oracle
12 41 (21.24%) Banking
12 41 (21.24%) CSS3
13 40 (20.73%) ASP.NET
13 40 (20.73%) MVC
14 39 (20.21%) XML
15 37 (19.17%) OO
16 36 (18.65%) Backbone.js
17 34 (17.62%) Relational Database
17 34 (17.62%) HTTP
18 33 (17.10%) KnockoutJS
19 28 (14.51%) Web Services
19 28 (14.51%) JSP
19 28 (14.51%) PL/SQL
19 28 (14.51%) TDD
20 27 (13.99%) UNIX
21 25 (12.95%) RDBMS
21 25 (12.95%) Responsive Web Design

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 16 (8.29%) SharePoint
2 15 (7.77%) CMS
3 11 (5.70%) Apache
4 9 (4.66%) SharePoint 2013
5 8 (4.15%) Tomcat
5 8 (4.15%) WebSphere
5 8 (4.15%) Umbraco
6 6 (3.11%) Adobe CQ
6 6 (3.11%) SharePoint 2010
7 5 (2.59%) WebLogic
7 5 (2.59%) Node.js
8 4 (2.07%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 4 (2.07%) GlassFish
9 3 (1.55%) Drupal
10 2 (1.04%) IIS
10 2 (1.04%) ArcGIS
11 1 (0.52%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.52%) Mule
11 1 (0.52%) WordPress
11 1 (0.52%) FileNet
Business Applications
1 7 (3.63%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (2.07%) BusinessWorks
3 2 (1.04%) Endur
3 2 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.52%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 34 (17.62%) HTTP
2 23 (11.92%) HTTPS
3 6 (3.11%) Intranet
4 4 (2.07%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.55%) Network Security
5 3 (1.55%) Extranet
6 2 (1.04%) AMQP
6 2 (1.04%) SSL
6 2 (1.04%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.52%) IPv4
7 1 (0.52%) IPv6
7 1 (0.52%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (24.87%) SQL Server
2 34 (17.62%) Relational Database
3 25 (12.95%) RDBMS
4 12 (6.22%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (5.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (5.18%) MySQL
7 9 (4.66%) DB2
7 9 (4.66%) Oracle Database
8 8 (4.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (2.07%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (2.07%) Oracle Database 10g
9 4 (2.07%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (1.04%) MongoDB
10 2 (1.04%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.52%) JasperReports
11 1 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.52%) Big Data
11 1 (0.52%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 16 (8.29%) Jasmine
2 11 (5.70%) Cucumber
3 8 (4.15%) CruiseControl
3 8 (4.15%) Selenium
4 7 (3.63%) RSpec
5 6 (3.11%) Visual Studio
6 5 (2.59%) Git (software)
7 4 (2.07%) NUnit
7 4 (2.07%) Oracle APEX
8 3 (1.55%) Moq
8 3 (1.55%) MSTest
9 2 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (1.04%) JUnit
9 2 (1.04%) Maven
10 1 (0.52%) JSUnit
10 1 (0.52%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.52%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.52%) Hudson
10 1 (0.52%) Mockito
General
1 55 (28.50%) Finance
2 41 (21.24%) Banking
3 13 (6.74%) Front Office
4 9 (4.66%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.55%) Back Office
6 2 (1.04%) Retail
7 1 (0.52%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 170 (88.08%) Developer
2 27 (13.99%) Java Developer
3 25 (12.95%) .NET Developer
4 23 (11.92%) Front-End Developer
5 19 (9.84%) Web Developer
6 18 (9.33%) Senior Developer
6 18 (9.33%) JavaScript Developer
7 13 (6.74%) Development Specialist
8 12 (6.22%) UI Developer
8 12 (6.22%) UI Programmer
9 10 (5.18%) SharePoint Developer
10 9 (4.66%) Software Developer
11 8 (4.15%) SQL Developer
11 8 (4.15%) Ruby on Rails Developer
12 7 (3.63%) C# Developer
13 6 (3.11%) Designer
14 5 (2.59%) Senior Java Developer
14 5 (2.59%) ASP.NET Developer
14 5 (2.59%) Database Developer
14 5 (2.59%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (67.36%) HTML
2 127 (65.80%) CSS
3 73 (37.82%) jQuery
4 65 (33.68%) .NET
5 64 (33.16%) HTML5
6 55 (28.50%) AngularJS
7 41 (21.24%) CSS3
8 40 (20.73%) ASP.NET
9 39 (20.21%) XML
10 36 (18.65%) Backbone.js
11 33 (17.10%) KnockoutJS
12 28 (14.51%) Web Services
12 28 (14.51%) JSP
13 23 (11.92%) Spring
14 21 (10.88%) Hibernate
15 19 (9.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 17 (8.81%) Ajax
17 16 (8.29%) REST
18 13 (6.74%) XSLT
19 12 (6.22%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 18 (9.33%) User Experience
2 8 (4.15%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.15%) Visualisation
3 6 (3.11%) Mobile App
3 6 (3.11%) Client/Server
4 5 (2.59%) Market Risk
5 4 (2.07%) Web 2.0
5 4 (2.07%) Social Network
5 4 (2.07%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.04%) Hedge funds
6 2 (1.04%) NHS
6 2 (1.04%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.52%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.52%) GIS
7 1 (0.52%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.52%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 27 (13.99%) UNIX
2 19 (9.84%) Linux
3 7 (3.63%) Windows
4 2 (1.04%) Windows 2000
4 2 (1.04%) AIX
4 2 (1.04%) Solaris
4 2 (1.04%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.04%) Mac OS X
4 2 (1.04%) Windows XP
4 2 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (30.57%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (20.73%) MVC
3 37 (19.17%) OO
4 28 (14.51%) TDD
5 25 (12.95%) Responsive Web Design
6 20 (10.36%) Web Design
7 15 (7.77%) Scrum
8 14 (7.25%) Web Development
8 14 (7.25%) Unit Testing
8 14 (7.25%) Performance Tuning
9 12 (6.22%) Migration
10 9 (4.66%) OOD
11 8 (4.15%) Mentoring
11 8 (4.15%) Web Application Development
11 8 (4.15%) Data Modelling
11 8 (4.15%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (3.63%) SOA
12 7 (3.63%) Waterfall
12 7 (3.63%) BDD
12 7 (3.63%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 65 (33.68%) Java
2 50 (25.91%) SQL
3 47 (24.35%) C#
4 28 (14.51%) PL/SQL
5 21 (10.88%) Perl
6 13 (6.74%) VBA
7 12 (6.22%) Ruby
8 8 (4.15%) Shell Script
8 8 (4.15%) PHP
9 7 (3.63%) T-SQL
9 7 (3.63%) CoffeeScript
10 6 (3.11%) C++
11 5 (2.59%) XPath
12 4 (2.07%) VB
12 4 (2.07%) Python
12 4 (2.07%) Jython
12 4 (2.07%) Groovy
13 3 (1.55%) C
14 2 (1.04%) VB6
15 1 (0.52%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 8 (4.15%) Degree
2 7 (3.63%) Security Cleared
3 6 (3.11%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.07%) ISTQB
4 4 (2.07%) DV Cleared
5 3 (1.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (1.04%) MCSE
6 2 (1.04%) CCNP
6 2 (1.04%) CCNA
6 2 (1.04%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.52%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.55%) WCAG
1 3 (1.55%) WAI
2 1 (0.52%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.04%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 3 (1.55%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.04%) Nessus
3 1 (0.52%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 45 (23.32%) Oracle
2 15 (7.77%) Sybase
3 8 (4.15%) Microsoft
4 4 (2.07%) Cognos
4 4 (2.07%) TIBCO
4 4 (2.07%) HP
5 2 (1.04%) Ektron
5 2 (1.04%) OpenLink
5 2 (1.04%) Adobe
6 1 (0.52%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.52%) VMware
6 1 (0.52%) Infragistics
6 1 (0.52%) IBM
6 1 (0.52%) Citrix
6 1 (0.52%) Twitter
6 1 (0.52%) Sencha
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