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 24 January 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 10 15 9
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 50 49 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 10.10% 7.37% 12.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.62% 21.97% 28.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 31 51
Median daily rate £350 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Median hourly rate £17.32 - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £31.10
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +12.54%

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
221 223 316
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 44.65% 33.53% 43.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 126 195
Median daily rate £375 £334 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.35% -4.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £203 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £468 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 4
Median hourly rate £17.32 - £22.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.32 - £16.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 - £25.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +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 24 January 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 24 January 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 81 (76.42%) HTML
2 72 (67.92%) CSS
3 53 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 49 (46.23%) AngularJS
5 44 (41.51%) .NET
6 43 (40.57%) C#
7 41 (38.68%) jQuery
8 40 (37.74%) HTML5
9 38 (35.85%) MVC
10 37 (34.91%) ASP.NET
11 36 (33.96%) Web Development
12 30 (28.30%) SQL Server
13 23 (21.70%) Scrum
14 22 (20.75%) Java
15 21 (19.81%) TDD
16 20 (18.87%) .NET Framework
16 20 (18.87%) ASP.NET MVC
16 20 (18.87%) CSS3
17 18 (16.98%) Selenium
18 17 (16.04%) Web Services
19 16 (15.09%) Banking
19 16 (15.09%) REST
19 16 (15.09%) Open Source
20 15 (14.15%) JIRA
20 15 (14.15%) Maven
20 15 (14.15%) Microsoft
21 14 (13.21%) Cucumber
21 14 (13.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
22 13 (12.26%) Entity Framework
22 13 (12.26%) Python

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 7 (6.60%) CMS
2 6 (5.66%) GeoServer
3 5 (4.72%) SharePoint
3 5 (4.72%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (4.72%) Umbraco
4 4 (3.77%) Confluence
4 4 (3.77%) JBoss
5 3 (2.83%) Jadu
6 2 (1.89%) IIS
6 2 (1.89%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.94%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.94%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (4.72%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.94%) Acrobat
2 1 (0.94%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.94%) Adobe Premiere
2 1 (0.94%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (2.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.94%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (6.60%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (4.72%) GitHub
4 1 (0.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.72%) Internet
2 1 (0.94%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (28.30%) SQL Server
2 10 (9.43%) NoSQL
3 8 (7.55%) Relational Database
4 6 (5.66%) GIS
5 5 (4.72%) Spatial Data
5 5 (4.72%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (3.77%) MongoDB
7 3 (2.83%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (2.83%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.94%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 18 (16.98%) Selenium
2 15 (14.15%) JIRA
2 15 (14.15%) Maven
3 14 (13.21%) Cucumber
4 12 (11.32%) Git (software)
5 11 (10.38%) Team Foundation Server
6 10 (9.43%) Gradle
6 10 (9.43%) JBehave
7 9 (8.49%) Jenkins
7 9 (8.49%) Visual Studio
8 8 (7.55%) Grunt
8 8 (7.55%) Jasmine
9 7 (6.60%) Karma Test Runner
10 5 (4.72%) Artifactory
10 5 (4.72%) YouTrack
11 4 (3.77%) JSUnit
11 4 (3.77%) WebDriver
12 3 (2.83%) Moq
12 3 (2.83%) NUnit
12 3 (2.83%) TeamCity
General
1 16 (15.09%) Banking
2 10 (9.43%) Finance
3 1 (0.94%) Front Office
3 1 (0.94%) Investment Banking
3 1 (0.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 89 (83.96%) Developer
2 29 (27.36%) Web Developer
3 20 (18.87%) JavaScript Developer
4 18 (16.98%) .NET Developer
5 15 (14.15%) Angular Developer
6 14 (13.21%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 12 (11.32%) C# Developer
7 12 (11.32%) Java Developer
8 9 (8.49%) Analyst
8 9 (8.49%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 9 (8.49%) Senior Developer
9 8 (7.55%) C# .NET Developer
9 8 (7.55%) UI Developer
10 6 (5.66%) Open Source Developer
10 6 (5.66%) Python Developer
11 5 (4.72%) ASP.NET Developer
11 5 (4.72%) C# Web Developer
11 5 (4.72%) Data Analyst
11 5 (4.72%) GIS Developer
11 5 (4.72%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (76.42%) HTML
2 72 (67.92%) CSS
3 49 (46.23%) AngularJS
4 44 (41.51%) .NET
5 41 (38.68%) jQuery
6 40 (37.74%) HTML5
7 37 (34.91%) ASP.NET
8 20 (18.87%) .NET Framework
8 20 (18.87%) ASP.NET MVC
8 20 (18.87%) CSS3
9 17 (16.04%) Web Services
10 16 (15.09%) REST
11 14 (13.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 13 (12.26%) Entity Framework
13 12 (11.32%) Kendo UI
13 12 (11.32%) React
14 11 (10.38%) ASP.NET Web API
15 10 (9.43%) Node.js
15 10 (9.43%) Sass
16 8 (7.55%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.26%) User Experience
2 6 (5.66%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (5.66%) Visualisation
3 4 (3.77%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.77%) Linked Data
4 3 (2.83%) VLE
5 2 (1.89%) Digital Media
5 2 (1.89%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.89%) Web 2.0
6 1 (0.94%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.94%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.94%) IPTV
6 1 (0.94%) New Media
6 1 (0.94%) RIA
6 1 (0.94%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.66%) Linux
2 1 (0.94%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (35.85%) MVC
3 36 (33.96%) Web Development
4 23 (21.70%) Scrum
5 21 (19.81%) TDD
6 16 (15.09%) Open Source
7 12 (11.32%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (11.32%) Front End Development
7 12 (11.32%) OO
8 9 (8.49%) BDD
8 9 (8.49%) Unit Testing
9 7 (6.60%) User Stories
10 6 (5.66%) Microservices
10 6 (5.66%) Open Source Development
10 6 (5.66%) SDLC
11 5 (4.72%) Data Visualisation
11 5 (4.72%) Workflow
12 4 (3.77%) CRM
12 4 (3.77%) OOP
12 4 (3.77%) RDF
Programming Languages
1 43 (40.57%) C#
2 22 (20.75%) Java
3 13 (12.26%) Python
4 11 (10.38%) SQL
5 6 (5.66%) PHP
6 3 (2.83%) C++
6 3 (2.83%) SPARQL
6 3 (2.83%) TypeScript
7 2 (1.89%) CoffeeScript
7 2 (1.89%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.89%) Ruby
7 2 (1.89%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.89%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.89%) VB
7 2 (1.89%) VBA
8 1 (0.94%) C
8 1 (0.94%) Haskell
8 1 (0.94%) Lisp
8 1 (0.94%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.94%) X++
Qualifications
1 7 (6.60%) Degree
2 4 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.83%) MCAD
3 3 (2.83%) MCSD
3 3 (2.83%) MCTS
4 1 (0.94%) ISEB
4 1 (0.94%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.94%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (0.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.94%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.43%) QA
2 6 (5.66%) WCAG
3 4 (3.77%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (0.94%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (5.66%) Ansible
2 1 (0.94%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (14.15%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.66%) ESRI
2 6 (5.66%) Twitter
3 2 (1.89%) Oracle
3 2 (1.89%) Sitecore
3 2 (1.89%) VMware
4 1 (0.94%) Adobe
4 1 (0.94%) Apple
4 1 (0.94%) Atlassian
4 1 (0.94%) HP
4 1 (0.94%) ILOG
4 1 (0.94%) Red Hat
4 1 (0.94%) Telerik