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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 9 13 10
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 98 60 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 12.53% 9.09% 9.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.70% 20.83% 21.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 36 37
Average daily rate
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£350 £310 £283
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% +9.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £239 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £360 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £313
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -0.15%
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
367 288 317
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 46.93% 43.64% 43.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 149 181
Average daily rate £375 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £272 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 8
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 20 October 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 20 October 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.

1 141 (71.21%) HTML
2 124 (62.63%) CSS
3 68 (34.34%) Java
4 66 (33.33%) .NET
5 60 (30.30%) JSP
6 58 (29.29%) jQuery
7 54 (27.27%) Oracle
8 51 (25.76%) ASP.NET
8 51 (25.76%) UNIX
9 49 (24.75%) HTML5
10 48 (24.24%) MVC
11 47 (23.74%) SQL
11 47 (23.74%) Agile Software Development
12 46 (23.23%) Banking
13 45 (22.73%) OO
14 44 (22.22%) C#
15 42 (21.21%) Relational Database
16 41 (20.71%) XML
17 39 (19.70%) Perl
18 35 (17.68%) Spring
19 34 (17.17%) AngularJS
20 32 (16.16%) Microsoft
21 29 (14.65%) Finance
21 29 (14.65%) Linux
22 27 (13.64%) SQL Server
22 27 (13.64%) J2EE
22 27 (13.64%) HP
22 27 (13.64%) ISTQB
22 27 (13.64%) CSS3
22 27 (13.64%) Backbone.js

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 19 (9.60%) WebSphere
2 17 (8.59%) SharePoint
3 16 (8.08%) CMS
4 12 (6.06%) Tomcat
5 10 (5.05%) Apache
6 9 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
7 6 (3.03%) Node.js
7 6 (3.03%) Adobe CQ
8 5 (2.53%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (1.52%) Drupal
9 3 (1.52%) Umbraco
10 2 (1.01%) GlassFish
10 2 (1.01%) Oracle Coherence
10 2 (1.01%) WebLogic
10 2 (1.01%) ArcGIS
10 2 (1.01%) GemFire
10 2 (1.01%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.51%) IIS
11 1 (0.51%) Mule
Applications
1 10 (5.05%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.53%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.01%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.51%) MS Office
4 1 (0.51%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 14 (7.07%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (2.02%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.51%) Magento
3 1 (0.51%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.01%) Office 365
2 1 (0.51%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.57%) HTTP
2 9 (4.55%) TCP/IP
2 9 (4.55%) HTTPS
3 5 (2.53%) SAN
4 4 (2.02%) Intranet
5 3 (1.52%) Unified Communications
6 2 (1.01%) DNS
7 1 (0.51%) LDAP
7 1 (0.51%) LAN
7 1 (0.51%) WAN
7 1 (0.51%) Internet
7 1 (0.51%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (21.21%) Relational Database
2 27 (13.64%) SQL Server
3 23 (11.62%) RDBMS
4 17 (8.59%) DB2
5 13 (6.57%) MySQL
6 7 (3.54%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (2.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.52%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.52%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.01%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.01%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.01%) KDB
9 2 (1.01%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.51%) JasperReports
10 1 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.51%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.51%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 19 (9.60%) CruiseControl
1 19 (9.60%) Selenium
2 10 (5.05%) Cucumber
3 9 (4.55%) QuickTest Pro
4 8 (4.04%) Maven
5 7 (3.54%) Jasmine
6 5 (2.53%) Git (software)
6 5 (2.53%) Ant
7 4 (2.02%) Apache Ivy
8 3 (1.52%) Jenkins
8 3 (1.52%) JUnit
8 3 (1.52%) Subversion
8 3 (1.52%) RSpec
8 3 (1.52%) Hudson
9 2 (1.01%) Oracle APEX
10 1 (0.51%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 1 (0.51%) Axure RP
10 1 (0.51%) LoadRunner
10 1 (0.51%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.51%) Dreamweaver
General
1 46 (23.23%) Banking
2 29 (14.65%) Finance
3 6 (3.03%) Front Office
4 3 (1.52%) Investment Banking
4 3 (1.52%) General Ledger
4 3 (1.52%) Marketing
5 2 (1.01%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.01%) Publishing
6 1 (0.51%) Law
6 1 (0.51%) Legal
6 1 (0.51%) Retail
6 1 (0.51%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 159 (80.30%) Developer
2 39 (19.70%) Java Developer
3 20 (10.10%) Front-End Developer
4 17 (8.59%) Web Developer
5 12 (6.06%) .NET Developer
5 12 (6.06%) Senior Developer
5 12 (6.06%) UI Developer
6 11 (5.56%) UI Programmer
7 10 (5.05%) SharePoint Developer
7 10 (5.05%) C# Developer
8 9 (4.55%) Database Developer
8 9 (4.55%) JavaScript Developer
9 8 (4.04%) Analyst
10 7 (3.54%) Test Analyst
10 7 (3.54%) Test Leader
11 6 (3.03%) Test Manager
11 6 (3.03%) Software Developer
11 6 (3.03%) Test Specialist
11 6 (3.03%) PHP Developer
12 5 (2.53%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 141 (71.21%) HTML
2 124 (62.63%) CSS
3 66 (33.33%) .NET
4 60 (30.30%) JSP
5 58 (29.29%) jQuery
6 51 (25.76%) ASP.NET
7 49 (24.75%) HTML5
8 41 (20.71%) XML
9 35 (17.68%) Spring
10 34 (17.17%) AngularJS
11 27 (13.64%) Backbone.js
11 27 (13.64%) CSS3
11 27 (13.64%) J2EE
12 21 (10.61%) XSLT
12 21 (10.61%) Ajax
13 20 (10.10%) JMS
13 20 (10.10%) Web Services
14 19 (9.60%) Struts
14 19 (9.60%) JDBC
14 19 (9.60%) iBATIS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (9.09%) User Experience
2 10 (5.05%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (2.53%) Hedge funds
4 4 (2.02%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.01%) Open Source
5 2 (1.01%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.01%) Equities
5 2 (1.01%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.01%) Taxonomies
5 2 (1.01%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.51%) Market Risk
6 1 (0.51%) iPhone
6 1 (0.51%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.51%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.51%) GIS
6 1 (0.51%) Online Banking
6 1 (0.51%) Social Media
6 1 (0.51%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 51 (25.76%) UNIX
2 29 (14.65%) Linux
3 6 (3.03%) Windows
4 5 (2.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (1.52%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.01%) AIX
6 2 (1.01%) Solaris
7 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.51%) Android
7 1 (0.51%) Windows 2000
7 1 (0.51%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (24.24%) MVC
2 47 (23.74%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (22.73%) OO
4 21 (10.61%) CRM
5 20 (10.10%) Unit Testing
6 19 (9.60%) Web Application Development
7 18 (9.09%) TDD
8 15 (7.58%) Web Development
8 15 (7.58%) Multithreading
9 11 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
9 11 (5.56%) Responsive Web Design
10 9 (4.55%) Test Automation
10 9 (4.55%) Data Analysis
11 8 (4.04%) Web Design
11 8 (4.04%) Functional Testing
12 7 (3.54%) Security Testing
12 7 (3.54%) Mentoring
13 6 (3.03%) Migration
13 6 (3.03%) E-Commerce
14 5 (2.53%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 68 (34.34%) Java
2 47 (23.74%) SQL
3 44 (22.22%) C#
4 39 (19.70%) Perl
5 25 (12.63%) Shell Script
5 25 (12.63%) PL/SQL
6 12 (6.06%) VB
7 11 (5.56%) PHP
8 6 (3.03%) PowerShell
9 5 (2.53%) Ruby
10 4 (2.02%) VBA
10 4 (2.02%) Apex Code
11 3 (1.52%) CoffeeScript
11 3 (1.52%) Python
11 3 (1.52%) C++
11 3 (1.52%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.01%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.01%) Jython
12 2 (1.01%) Groovy
12 2 (1.01%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 27 (13.64%) ISTQB
1 27 (13.64%) Security Cleared
2 23 (11.62%) SC Cleared
3 20 (10.10%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 19 (9.60%) DV Cleared
5 10 (5.05%) Degree
6 9 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (3.54%) MCITP
7 7 (3.54%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (3.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (1.01%) MCSD
8 2 (1.01%) ISEB
9 1 (0.51%) MCPD
9 1 (0.51%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.52%) WCAG
1 3 (1.52%) WAI
2 1 (0.51%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.51%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (4.04%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.52%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.51%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 54 (27.27%) Oracle
2 32 (16.16%) Microsoft
3 27 (13.64%) HP
4 9 (4.55%) Adobe
5 8 (4.04%) Sybase
6 7 (3.54%) Cisco
7 5 (2.53%) Citrix
7 5 (2.53%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (2.53%) Sencha
8 4 (2.02%) Twitter
8 4 (2.02%) Perforce
9 3 (1.52%) Zend
9 3 (1.52%) SAP
10 2 (1.01%) StreamBase
10 2 (1.01%) Ektron
11 1 (0.51%) Nintex
11 1 (0.51%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.51%) Teradata
11 1 (0.51%) TIBCO
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