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 5 August 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 22 10 20
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +10
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 54 108 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 6.18% 12.86% 8.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.62% 25.96% 16.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 38 24
Average daily rate
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£325 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £271 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £441 £396
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £305
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +6.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £31.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+14.96% -6.61%
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
290 416 377
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 33.18% 49.52% 48.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 171 171
Average daily rate £350 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £450 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 0
Average hourly rate £55.00 £17.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+214.28% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -

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 5 August 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 5 August 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 96 (80.00%) HTML
2 87 (72.50%) CSS
3 42 (35.00%) SQL
3 42 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (35.00%) HTML5
4 34 (28.33%) .NET
5 33 (27.50%) Java
6 29 (24.17%) MVC
6 29 (24.17%) AngularJS
7 28 (23.33%) ASP.NET
7 28 (23.33%) jQuery
8 27 (22.50%) XML
9 26 (21.67%) SQL Server
9 26 (21.67%) TDD
10 25 (20.83%) CSS3
11 24 (20.00%) C#
12 21 (17.50%) Relational Database
13 20 (16.67%) Oracle
13 20 (16.67%) JSP
13 20 (16.67%) OO
14 18 (15.00%) Hibernate
15 17 (14.17%) RDBMS
15 17 (14.17%) Web Services
15 17 (14.17%) PL/SQL
15 17 (14.17%) Spring
16 16 (13.33%) Banking
16 16 (13.33%) PHP
17 14 (11.67%) Finance
17 14 (11.67%) Unit Testing
18 13 (10.83%) Scrum

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 13 (10.83%) CMS
2 11 (9.17%) Node.js
3 9 (7.50%) Drupal
4 7 (5.83%) Tomcat
5 6 (5.00%) SharePoint
6 4 (3.33%) Documentum
6 4 (3.33%) WebSphere
6 4 (3.33%) WordPress
6 4 (3.33%) Cloud Foundry
7 3 (2.50%) Umbraco
7 3 (2.50%) IIS
8 2 (1.67%) Apache
8 2 (1.67%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.67%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.67%) MS Project Server
8 2 (1.67%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.83%) concrete5
9 1 (0.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.83%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.83%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 6 (5.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.67%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (1.67%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.83%) MS Office
3 1 (0.83%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.67%) WebTrends
1 2 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.83%) GitHub
2 1 (0.83%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (0.83%) Amazon Kinesis
2 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.17%) Internet
2 3 (2.50%) HTTP
3 2 (1.67%) Intranet
4 1 (0.83%) DNS
4 1 (0.83%) CTI
4 1 (0.83%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (21.67%) SQL Server
2 21 (17.50%) Relational Database
3 17 (14.17%) RDBMS
4 11 (9.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (7.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (7.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (5.83%) NoSQL
6 7 (5.83%) MySQL
7 5 (4.17%) MongoDB
8 3 (2.50%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (2.50%) Oracle Database
8 3 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (2.50%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (1.67%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.83%) DB2
10 1 (0.83%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.83%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.83%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 8 (6.67%) Selenium
2 7 (5.83%) JIRA
3 6 (5.00%) Hudson
3 6 (5.00%) Jenkins
4 5 (4.17%) CruiseControl
5 4 (3.33%) Maven
5 4 (3.33%) Visual Studio
5 4 (3.33%) Git (software)
5 4 (3.33%) Jasmine
6 3 (2.50%) Artifactory
6 3 (2.50%) WebDriver
6 3 (2.50%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 3 (2.50%) Cucumber
6 3 (2.50%) Subversion
7 2 (1.67%) Grunt
7 2 (1.67%) Bower
8 1 (0.83%) gulp
8 1 (0.83%) MSBuild
8 1 (0.83%) QUnit
8 1 (0.83%) JUnit
General
1 16 (13.33%) Banking
2 14 (11.67%) Finance
3 9 (7.50%) Retail
4 7 (5.83%) Investment Banking
5 5 (4.17%) Multimedia
5 5 (4.17%) Games
6 3 (2.50%) Front Office
7 2 (1.67%) Advertising
7 2 (1.67%) Marketing
8 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 101 (84.17%) Developer
2 25 (20.83%) Front-End Developer
3 22 (18.33%) Web Developer
4 16 (13.33%) Java Developer
5 15 (12.50%) .NET Developer
6 10 (8.33%) Senior Developer
7 9 (7.50%) SQL Developer
8 7 (5.83%) JavaScript Developer
9 6 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
9 6 (5.00%) UI Developer
9 6 (5.00%) UI Programmer
10 5 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
10 5 (4.17%) SharePoint Developer
10 5 (4.17%) SQL Server Developer
10 5 (4.17%) C# Developer
10 5 (4.17%) Project Manager
11 4 (3.33%) Applications Support
11 4 (3.33%) PHP Developer
11 4 (3.33%) Technical Manager
11 4 (3.33%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (80.00%) HTML
2 87 (72.50%) CSS
3 42 (35.00%) HTML5
4 34 (28.33%) .NET
5 29 (24.17%) AngularJS
6 28 (23.33%) jQuery
6 28 (23.33%) ASP.NET
7 27 (22.50%) XML
8 25 (20.83%) CSS3
9 20 (16.67%) JSP
10 18 (15.00%) Hibernate
11 17 (14.17%) Spring
11 17 (14.17%) Web Services
12 13 (10.83%) Servlets
13 12 (10.00%) Ajax
14 10 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
14 10 (8.33%) REST
14 10 (8.33%) Backbone.js
15 9 (7.50%) DHTML
15 9 (7.50%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.83%) User Experience
2 10 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.50%) New Media
3 3 (2.50%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.67%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.67%) FMCG
4 2 (1.67%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.83%) BBC
5 1 (0.83%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.83%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.83%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.33%) UNIX
1 10 (8.33%) Linux
2 7 (5.83%) Android
2 7 (5.83%) Apple iOS
3 6 (5.00%) Windows
4 2 (1.67%) webOS
4 2 (1.67%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.83%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (24.17%) MVC
3 26 (21.67%) TDD
4 20 (16.67%) OO
5 14 (11.67%) Unit Testing
6 13 (10.83%) Scrum
7 12 (10.00%) Content Management
8 11 (9.17%) BDD
8 11 (9.17%) Performance Tuning
9 10 (8.33%) Wealth Management
9 10 (8.33%) Data Modelling
10 8 (6.67%) Web Development
11 7 (5.83%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (5.83%) Kalman Filter
12 6 (5.00%) Responsive Web Design
12 6 (5.00%) SDLC
12 6 (5.00%) OOD
12 6 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
13 5 (4.17%) Project Management
13 5 (4.17%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 42 (35.00%) SQL
2 33 (27.50%) Java
3 24 (20.00%) C#
4 17 (14.17%) PL/SQL
5 16 (13.33%) PHP
6 9 (7.50%) VBA
7 5 (4.17%) ActionScript
7 5 (4.17%) Shell Script
7 5 (4.17%) Perl
8 3 (2.50%) CoffeeScript
9 2 (1.67%) VBScript
9 2 (1.67%) Python
10 1 (0.83%) Jython
10 1 (0.83%) Ruby
10 1 (0.83%) PHP5
10 1 (0.83%) Groovy
10 1 (0.83%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.83%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.83%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (4.17%) Degree
2 4 (3.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.83%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (0.83%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.83%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.83%) ISEB
3 1 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.83%) MCITP
3 1 (0.83%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.83%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 20 (16.67%) Oracle
2 12 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (9.17%) Sybase
4 4 (3.33%) Adobe
5 2 (1.67%) VMware
5 2 (1.67%) IBM
5 2 (1.67%) Twitter
6 1 (0.83%) Zend
6 1 (0.83%) HP
6 1 (0.83%) Cisco
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