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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 11 11 9
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 54 89 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 8.75% 11.51% 11.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.14% 28.08% 26.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 51 39
Average daily rate £300 £388 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.58% +33.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £250 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £17.50 £24.69
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -29.10%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
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
199 317 267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 32.25% 41.01% 43.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 193 142
Average daily rate £338 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £280 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £463 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Average hourly rate - £22.50 £24.69
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016, 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 61 (62.24%) HTML
2 49 (50.00%) CSS
3 41 (41.84%) .NET
4 36 (36.73%) Java
5 32 (32.65%) C#
6 29 (29.59%) AngularJS
7 27 (27.55%) jQuery
8 24 (24.49%) ASP.NET
8 24 (24.49%) Finance
9 23 (23.47%) Agile Software Development
9 23 (23.47%) HTML5
10 22 (22.45%) MVC
11 19 (19.39%) Web Services
11 19 (19.39%) SQL
12 16 (16.33%) TDD
12 16 (16.33%) SQL Server
12 16 (16.33%) Continuous Integration
13 15 (15.31%) CSS3
14 14 (14.29%) Banking
15 13 (13.27%) J2EE
15 13 (13.27%) Microsoft
15 13 (13.27%) Relational Database
16 12 (12.24%) OO
16 12 (12.24%) ASP.NET MVC
17 11 (11.22%) .NET Framework
17 11 (11.22%) OOD
17 11 (11.22%) React
18 10 (10.20%) RDBMS
18 10 (10.20%) Oracle
18 10 (10.20%) Scrum

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 7 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
1 7 (7.14%) Node.js
2 6 (6.12%) SharePoint
3 5 (5.10%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (4.08%) Drupal
4 4 (4.08%) IBM Domino
4 4 (4.08%) IBM Notes
4 4 (4.08%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.04%) Apache
5 2 (2.04%) Documentum
5 2 (2.04%) IIS
5 2 (2.04%) Umbraco
5 2 (2.04%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.02%) CMS
6 1 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.02%) Live Communications Server
6 1 (1.02%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.02%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (1.02%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (1.02%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (3.06%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (2.04%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (2.04%) Summit
2 1 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.06%) HTTP
2 1 (1.02%) DNS
2 1 (1.02%) Skype
2 1 (1.02%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (16.33%) SQL Server
2 13 (13.27%) Relational Database
3 10 (10.20%) RDBMS
4 9 (9.18%) MongoDB
5 5 (5.10%) Oracle Database
5 5 (5.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (4.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (3.06%) DB2
7 3 (3.06%) MySQL
7 3 (3.06%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (3.06%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (2.04%) NoSQL
8 2 (2.04%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 10 (10.20%) Git (software)
2 8 (8.16%) Hudson
3 7 (7.14%) Jenkins
4 5 (5.10%) JUnit
4 5 (5.10%) Maven
4 5 (5.10%) Subversion
5 4 (4.08%) Axure RP
5 4 (4.08%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 3 (3.06%) gulp
6 3 (3.06%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (3.06%) Visual Studio
7 2 (2.04%) Clang
7 2 (2.04%) Cucumber
7 2 (2.04%) FitNesse
7 2 (2.04%) Gradle
7 2 (2.04%) Lombardi
7 2 (2.04%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.02%) Mockito
8 1 (1.02%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (1.02%) ReSharper
General
1 24 (24.49%) Finance
2 14 (14.29%) Banking
3 6 (6.12%) Advertising
4 4 (4.08%) Retail
5 1 (1.02%) Front Office
5 1 (1.02%) Games
5 1 (1.02%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.02%) Marketing
5 1 (1.02%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 64 (65.31%) Developer
2 18 (18.37%) .NET Developer
3 16 (16.33%) Java Developer
4 9 (9.18%) Web Developer
5 7 (7.14%) Designer
6 6 (6.12%) Analyst
6 6 (6.12%) Architect
6 6 (6.12%) JavaScript Developer
7 5 (5.10%) .NET Architect
7 5 (5.10%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (5.10%) C# Architect
7 5 (5.10%) C# Developer
7 5 (5.10%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 5 (5.10%) Node.js Developer
7 5 (5.10%) Senior Developer
7 5 (5.10%) SharePoint Architect
7 5 (5.10%) UI Designer
7 5 (5.10%) UI/UX Designer
7 5 (5.10%) UX Designer
8 4 (4.08%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (62.24%) HTML
2 49 (50.00%) CSS
3 41 (41.84%) .NET
4 29 (29.59%) AngularJS
5 27 (27.55%) jQuery
6 24 (24.49%) ASP.NET
7 23 (23.47%) HTML5
8 19 (19.39%) Web Services
9 15 (15.31%) CSS3
10 13 (13.27%) J2EE
11 12 (12.24%) ASP.NET MVC
12 11 (11.22%) .NET Framework
12 11 (11.22%) React
13 10 (10.20%) Entity Framework
13 10 (10.20%) Spring
14 9 (9.18%) Hibernate
15 7 (7.14%) ELK Stack
15 7 (7.14%) RabbitMQ
15 7 (7.14%) RESTful
15 7 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.12%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (5.10%) Data Structures
2 5 (5.10%) iPad
2 5 (5.10%) User Experience
3 4 (4.08%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.06%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.04%) iPhone
6 1 (1.02%) BBC
6 1 (1.02%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.02%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.02%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.02%) Raspberry Pi
6 1 (1.02%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.18%) Linux
2 8 (8.16%) Unix
3 4 (4.08%) Android
3 4 (4.08%) Mac OS X
4 3 (3.06%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.02%) Windows
5 1 (1.02%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (23.47%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (22.45%) MVC
3 16 (16.33%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (16.33%) TDD
4 12 (12.24%) OO
5 11 (11.22%) OOD
6 10 (10.20%) Scrum
7 8 (8.16%) Migration
7 8 (8.16%) SDLC
8 7 (7.14%) DevOps
8 7 (7.14%) Front End Development
9 6 (6.12%) Mentoring
9 6 (6.12%) Responsive Web Design
10 5 (5.10%) Data Modelling
10 5 (5.10%) Enterprise Architecture
10 5 (5.10%) Kanban
10 5 (5.10%) OOP
10 5 (5.10%) Software Architecture
10 5 (5.10%) Web Development
11 4 (4.08%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 36 (36.73%) Java
2 32 (32.65%) C#
3 19 (19.39%) SQL
4 5 (5.10%) Clojure
4 5 (5.10%) Ruby
5 4 (4.08%) LotusScript
5 4 (4.08%) PowerShell
5 4 (4.08%) VB
6 3 (3.06%) PHP
6 3 (3.06%) PHP 5
6 3 (3.06%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.04%) Apple Swift
7 2 (2.04%) Objective-C
7 2 (2.04%) Scala
7 2 (2.04%) XPath
7 2 (2.04%) XQuery
8 1 (1.02%) C
8 1 (1.02%) Jython
8 1 (1.02%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.02%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (4.08%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.06%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (3.06%) ISEB
2 3 (3.06%) ISTQB
2 3 (3.06%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 3 (3.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (3.06%) MCITP
2 3 (3.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (3.06%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.02%) CCNA
3 1 (1.02%) CCNP
3 1 (1.02%) Degree
3 1 (1.02%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 1 (1.02%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.02%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (7.14%) Kibana
1 7 (7.14%) logstash
1 7 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (6.12%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 13 (13.27%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.20%) Oracle
3 6 (6.12%) Kony
3 6 (6.12%) Xamarin
4 4 (4.08%) Lotus
5 3 (3.06%) Cisco
5 3 (3.06%) HP
6 2 (2.04%) Adobe
6 2 (2.04%) IBM
7 1 (1.02%) Citrix
7 1 (1.02%) EPiServer
7 1 (1.02%) Pega
7 1 (1.02%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.02%) Sybase
7 1 (1.02%) VMware
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