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 30 September 2014 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 13 24 11
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -13
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 90 44 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 10.94% 6.81% 8.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.33% 15.77% 20.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 23 36
Average daily rate
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£338 £300 £281
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £250 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £350 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £320 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.46% +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.73 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-3.64% +16.66%
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
403 279 327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 48.97% 43.19% 41.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 136 184
Average daily rate £375 £350 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £285 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 7
Average hourly rate £50.00 - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

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 30 September 2014.

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 30 September 2014, 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.

1 133 (68.91%) HTML
2 119 (61.66%) CSS
3 69 (35.75%) Java
4 66 (34.20%) .NET
5 63 (32.64%) JSP
6 54 (27.98%) Oracle
7 53 (27.46%) UNIX
7 53 (27.46%) jQuery
8 50 (25.91%) ASP.NET
8 50 (25.91%) MVC
9 46 (23.83%) SQL
10 45 (23.32%) C#
10 45 (23.32%) OO
10 45 (23.32%) Banking
11 43 (22.28%) Relational Database
12 42 (21.76%) Agile Software Development
13 41 (21.24%) Perl
14 39 (20.21%) XML
15 35 (18.13%) HTML5
16 34 (17.62%) Linux
16 34 (17.62%) Spring
17 32 (16.58%) Microsoft
18 29 (15.03%) J2EE
19 27 (13.99%) HP
19 27 (13.99%) Shell Script
19 27 (13.99%) ISTQB
19 27 (13.99%) Security Cleared
20 26 (13.47%) PL/SQL
21 24 (12.44%) SQL Server
22 23 (11.92%) RDBMS

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 20 (10.36%) CMS
1 20 (10.36%) WebSphere
2 14 (7.25%) SharePoint
3 10 (5.18%) Tomcat
4 8 (4.15%) Apache
5 6 (3.11%) Node.js
5 6 (3.11%) Adobe CQ
5 6 (3.11%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (2.07%) Umbraco
7 3 (1.55%) Drupal
7 3 (1.55%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.04%) GlassFish
8 2 (1.04%) GemFire
8 2 (1.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (1.04%) ArcGIS
8 2 (1.04%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (1.04%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.04%) Oracle Coherence
9 1 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.52%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (5.18%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.59%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.04%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.52%) MS Office
4 1 (0.52%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 14 (7.25%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (2.07%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.52%) Magento
3 1 (0.52%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.04%) Office 365
2 1 (0.52%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.66%) TCP/IP
2 5 (2.59%) SAN
3 3 (1.55%) Unified Communications
4 2 (1.04%) HTTP
4 2 (1.04%) Intranet
4 2 (1.04%) DNS
5 1 (0.52%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.52%) LDAP
5 1 (0.52%) LAN
5 1 (0.52%) WAN
5 1 (0.52%) Internet
5 1 (0.52%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (22.28%) Relational Database
2 24 (12.44%) SQL Server
3 23 (11.92%) RDBMS
4 17 (8.81%) DB2
4 17 (8.81%) MySQL
5 6 (3.11%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (2.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (2.07%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.55%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (1.55%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (1.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.55%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (1.55%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.04%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.04%) KDB
10 1 (0.52%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.52%) Neo4j
10 1 (0.52%) Big Data
10 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 20 (10.36%) CruiseControl
1 20 (10.36%) Selenium
2 13 (6.74%) Cucumber
3 9 (4.66%) QuickTest Pro
4 8 (4.15%) Maven
5 6 (3.11%) RSpec
5 6 (3.11%) Jasmine
6 5 (2.59%) Ant
7 4 (2.07%) Subversion
7 4 (2.07%) Git (software)
7 4 (2.07%) Apache Ivy
8 3 (1.55%) Jenkins
8 3 (1.55%) Hudson
8 3 (1.55%) JUnit
9 2 (1.04%) Oracle APEX
10 1 (0.52%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 1 (0.52%) Axure RP
10 1 (0.52%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.52%) Dreamweaver
10 1 (0.52%) LoadRunner
General
1 45 (23.32%) Banking
2 20 (10.36%) Finance
3 3 (1.55%) Front Office
3 3 (1.55%) Publishing
3 3 (1.55%) General Ledger
3 3 (1.55%) Marketing
4 2 (1.04%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.04%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.52%) Law
5 1 (0.52%) Legal
5 1 (0.52%) Retail
5 1 (0.52%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 154 (79.79%) Developer
2 38 (19.69%) Java Developer
3 18 (9.33%) Front-End Developer
4 17 (8.81%) Web Developer
5 13 (6.74%) Senior Developer
5 13 (6.74%) C# Developer
6 12 (6.22%) .NET Developer
7 9 (4.66%) Database Developer
8 8 (4.15%) Analyst
8 8 (4.15%) UI Developer
9 7 (3.63%) SharePoint Developer
9 7 (3.63%) Test Analyst
9 7 (3.63%) Test Leader
9 7 (3.63%) UI Programmer
10 6 (3.11%) Test Manager
10 6 (3.11%) Test Specialist
10 6 (3.11%) PHP Developer
11 5 (2.59%) Applications Developer
11 5 (2.59%) JavaScript Developer
11 5 (2.59%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (68.91%) HTML
2 119 (61.66%) CSS
3 66 (34.20%) .NET
4 63 (32.64%) JSP
5 53 (27.46%) jQuery
6 50 (25.91%) ASP.NET
7 39 (20.21%) XML
8 35 (18.13%) HTML5
9 34 (17.62%) Spring
10 29 (15.03%) J2EE
11 22 (11.40%) XSLT
11 22 (11.40%) Ajax
11 22 (11.40%) AngularJS
12 21 (10.88%) Backbone.js
12 21 (10.88%) JMS
13 20 (10.36%) Spring MVC
13 20 (10.36%) Struts
13 20 (10.36%) Web Services
13 20 (10.36%) JDBC
13 20 (10.36%) Spring Web Flow
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.25%) User Experience
2 10 (5.18%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (2.59%) Hedge funds
4 3 (1.55%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.04%) Open Source
5 2 (1.04%) Equities
5 2 (1.04%) Taxonomies
6 1 (0.52%) Online Banking
6 1 (0.52%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.52%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.52%) GIS
6 1 (0.52%) Social Media
6 1 (0.52%) iPad
6 1 (0.52%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 53 (27.46%) UNIX
2 34 (17.62%) Linux
3 8 (4.15%) Mac OS X
4 7 (3.63%) AIX
4 7 (3.63%) Solaris
5 6 (3.11%) Windows
6 5 (2.59%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.55%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.52%) Android
8 1 (0.52%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.52%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (25.91%) MVC
2 45 (23.32%) OO
3 42 (21.76%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (11.40%) Unit Testing
5 21 (10.88%) Web Development
5 21 (10.88%) CRM
6 20 (10.36%) Web Application Development
7 19 (9.84%) TDD
8 17 (8.81%) Multithreading
9 11 (5.70%) Performance Tuning
10 9 (4.66%) Test Automation
10 9 (4.66%) Data Analysis
11 8 (4.15%) Functional Testing
11 8 (4.15%) BDD
12 7 (3.63%) Security Testing
12 7 (3.63%) Content Management
12 7 (3.63%) E-Commerce
13 6 (3.11%) Migration
13 6 (3.11%) Project Management
14 5 (2.59%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 69 (35.75%) Java
2 46 (23.83%) SQL
3 45 (23.32%) C#
4 41 (21.24%) Perl
5 27 (13.99%) Shell Script
6 26 (13.47%) PL/SQL
7 15 (7.77%) PHP
8 12 (6.22%) VB
9 10 (5.18%) Ruby
10 6 (3.11%) PowerShell
10 6 (3.11%) CoffeeScript
11 4 (2.07%) Apex Code
11 4 (2.07%) VBA
11 4 (2.07%) Python
12 3 (1.55%) C++
13 2 (1.04%) VB.NET
13 2 (1.04%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.04%) Jython
13 2 (1.04%) Groovy
13 2 (1.04%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 27 (13.99%) ISTQB
1 27 (13.99%) Security Cleared
2 23 (11.92%) SC Cleared
3 20 (10.36%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 19 (9.84%) DV Cleared
5 13 (6.74%) Degree
6 9 (4.66%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (3.63%) MCITP
7 7 (3.63%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (3.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (1.04%) MCSD
8 2 (1.04%) ISEB
9 1 (0.52%) MCPD
9 1 (0.52%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.55%) WCAG
1 3 (1.55%) WAI
2 1 (0.52%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (4.15%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.55%) Capistrano
2 3 (1.55%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.52%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 54 (27.98%) Oracle
2 32 (16.58%) Microsoft
3 27 (13.99%) HP
4 10 (5.18%) Adobe
5 9 (4.66%) Sybase
6 7 (3.63%) Cisco
7 6 (3.11%) Zend
7 6 (3.11%) Sencha
8 5 (2.59%) Citrix
8 5 (2.59%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (2.07%) Twitter
9 4 (2.07%) Perforce
10 3 (1.55%) SAP
11 2 (1.04%) Sitecore
11 2 (1.04%) StreamBase
12 1 (0.52%) Nintex
12 1 (0.52%) Teradata
12 1 (0.52%) TIBCO
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