The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 9 12 11
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 57 57 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 10.59% 9.22% 11.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.98% 28.08% 28.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 33 47
Median daily rate £350 £310 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £228 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £445 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Median hourly rate £17.32 - £19.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £37.88 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+1.65% +18.35%

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
248 203 303
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 46.10% 32.85% 38.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 115 181
Median daily rate £370 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 5
Median hourly rate £17.32 - £21.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.32 - £16.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 - £25.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +12.67%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow region citing JavaScript as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 19 February 2017.

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 19 February 2017, 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 75 (72.12%) HTML
2 67 (64.42%) CSS
3 55 (52.88%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (48.08%) .NET
5 48 (46.15%) AngularJS
6 43 (41.35%) C#
7 42 (40.38%) MVC
8 40 (38.46%) ASP.NET
9 36 (34.62%) SQL Server
10 34 (32.69%) Web Development
11 32 (30.77%) jQuery
12 31 (29.81%) HTML5
13 24 (23.08%) Java
14 23 (22.12%) Scrum
15 21 (20.19%) Web Services
15 21 (20.19%) ASP.NET MVC
16 20 (19.23%) TDD
17 19 (18.27%) .NET Framework
18 18 (17.31%) Selenium
18 18 (17.31%) CSS3
19 15 (14.42%) JIRA
19 15 (14.42%) Team Foundation Server
19 15 (14.42%) Maven
20 14 (13.46%) Python
20 14 (13.46%) Microsoft
20 14 (13.46%) Cucumber
21 13 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
21 13 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
21 13 (12.50%) Git (software)
21 13 (12.50%) Banking

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 12 (11.54%) CMS
2 8 (7.69%) Umbraco
3 6 (5.77%) GeoServer
4 4 (3.85%) Confluence
4 4 (3.85%) JBoss
5 3 (2.88%) IIS
5 3 (2.88%) Jadu
6 2 (1.92%) MODX
6 2 (1.92%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.92%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (1.92%) WordPress
7 1 (0.96%) Apache
7 1 (0.96%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.96%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.96%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (0.96%) Acrobat
1 1 (0.96%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (0.96%) Adobe Premiere
1 1 (0.96%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.96%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (6.73%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (6.73%) GitHub
3 1 (0.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.81%) Internet
2 1 (0.96%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (34.62%) SQL Server
2 11 (10.58%) NoSQL
3 10 (9.62%) Relational Database
4 6 (5.77%) GIS
5 5 (4.81%) Spatial Data
5 5 (4.81%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (3.85%) MongoDB
7 3 (2.88%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.96%) MySQL
9 1 (0.96%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 18 (17.31%) Selenium
2 15 (14.42%) JIRA
2 15 (14.42%) Maven
2 15 (14.42%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (13.46%) Cucumber
4 13 (12.50%) Git (software)
5 10 (9.62%) Gradle
5 10 (9.62%) JBehave
5 10 (9.62%) Visual Studio
6 9 (8.65%) Jenkins
7 5 (4.81%) Artifactory
7 5 (4.81%) NUnit
7 5 (4.81%) YouTrack
8 4 (3.85%) JSUnit
8 4 (3.85%) WebDriver
9 3 (2.88%) GitLab
9 3 (2.88%) Jasmine
9 3 (2.88%) Moq
9 3 (2.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 3 (2.88%) TeamCity
General
1 13 (12.50%) Banking
2 7 (6.73%) Finance
3 1 (0.96%) Back Office
3 1 (0.96%) Investment Banking
3 1 (0.96%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 85 (81.73%) Developer
2 27 (25.96%) Web Developer
3 20 (19.23%) .NET Developer
4 17 (16.35%) JavaScript Developer
5 13 (12.50%) Angular Developer
5 13 (12.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 12 (11.54%) Java Developer
7 9 (8.65%) C# Developer
7 9 (8.65%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 9 (8.65%) Senior Developer
8 8 (7.69%) Analyst
8 8 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
9 7 (6.73%) UI Developer
10 6 (5.77%) Open Source Developer
10 6 (5.77%) Python Developer
11 5 (4.81%) ASP.NET Developer
11 5 (4.81%) Data Analyst
11 5 (4.81%) Full Stack Developer
11 5 (4.81%) GIS Developer
11 5 (4.81%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (72.12%) HTML
2 67 (64.42%) CSS
3 50 (48.08%) .NET
4 48 (46.15%) AngularJS
5 40 (38.46%) ASP.NET
6 32 (30.77%) jQuery
7 31 (29.81%) HTML5
8 21 (20.19%) ASP.NET MVC
8 21 (20.19%) Web Services
9 19 (18.27%) .NET Framework
10 18 (17.31%) CSS3
11 12 (11.54%) ASP.NET Web API
11 12 (11.54%) Entity Framework
11 12 (11.54%) REST
12 11 (10.58%) Kendo UI
13 10 (9.62%) Node.js
14 9 (8.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 6 (5.77%) Leaflet
15 6 (5.77%) OpenLayers
15 6 (5.77%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.50%) User Experience
2 9 (8.65%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (5.77%) Visualisation
4 4 (3.85%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.85%) Linked Data
5 3 (2.88%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.88%) VLE
6 2 (1.92%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (1.92%) Web 2.0
7 1 (0.96%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.96%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.96%) IPTV
7 1 (0.96%) New Media
7 1 (0.96%) RIA
7 1 (0.96%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.73%) Linux
2 1 (0.96%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (52.88%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (40.38%) MVC
3 34 (32.69%) Web Development
4 23 (22.12%) Scrum
5 20 (19.23%) TDD
6 13 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (11.54%) Front End Development
7 12 (11.54%) Open Source
8 11 (10.58%) OO
9 10 (9.62%) Unit Testing
10 9 (8.65%) BDD
11 7 (6.73%) SDLC
11 7 (6.73%) User Stories
12 6 (5.77%) Microservices
12 6 (5.77%) Open Source Development
13 5 (4.81%) Data Visualisation
14 4 (3.85%) Continuous Delivery
14 4 (3.85%) CRM
14 4 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
14 4 (3.85%) RDF
Programming Languages
1 43 (41.35%) C#
2 24 (23.08%) Java
3 14 (13.46%) Python
4 12 (11.54%) PHP
5 11 (10.58%) SQL
6 4 (3.85%) TypeScript
7 3 (2.88%) Ruby
7 3 (2.88%) Shell Script
7 3 (2.88%) SPARQL
8 2 (1.92%) C++
8 2 (1.92%) CoffeeScript
8 2 (1.92%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.92%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.92%) VBA
9 1 (0.96%) C
9 1 (0.96%) Clojure
9 1 (0.96%) Haskell
9 1 (0.96%) Scala
9 1 (0.96%) VB
9 1 (0.96%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (6.73%) Degree
2 3 (2.88%) MCAD
2 3 (2.88%) MCSD
2 3 (2.88%) MCTS
2 3 (2.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.62%) QA
2 6 (5.77%) WCAG
3 4 (3.85%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (0.96%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (6.73%) Ansible
Vendors
1 14 (13.46%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.77%) ESRI
2 6 (5.77%) Twitter
3 2 (1.92%) Sitecore
3 2 (1.92%) VMware
4 1 (0.96%) Adobe
4 1 (0.96%) Apple
4 1 (0.96%) Atlassian
4 1 (0.96%) ILOG
4 1 (0.96%) Oracle
4 1 (0.96%) Red Hat
4 1 (0.96%) Telerik
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