The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 29 16 21
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +5
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 200 215 201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 6.69% 7.16% 7.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.86% 22.37% 19.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 109 116
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £265 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £21.50 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -32.81%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-13.90% +16.15%
JavaScript
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Programming Languages Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1007 961 1033
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 33.67% 32.01% 39.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 556 522 593
Median daily rate £375 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 17 23
Median hourly rate £37.50 £31.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.96% +24.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £21.70 £17.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £55.00 £37.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.09%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing JavaScript as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JavaScript across the Scotland region.

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

JavaScript
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

JavaScript Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript across the Scotland region.

JavaScript Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

JavaScript
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -10 85 £390 +11.42% 26
Glasgow +7 80 £338 -1.81% 44
Renfrewshire -16 24 £390 -13.33% 1
Fife +7 5 £269 -20.37% 1
West Lothian +5 2 £406 +41.30% 2
Stirling +4 2 £500 +21.95%
Aberdeen - 1 - - 1
JavaScript
UK

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 214 (57.22%) HTML
2 196 (52.41%) CSS
3 150 (40.11%) Agile Software Development
4 137 (36.63%) AngularJS
5 128 (34.22%) Java
6 108 (28.88%) .NET
7 105 (28.07%) jQuery
8 101 (27.01%) HTML5
9 95 (25.40%) C#
10 85 (22.73%) SQL
11 81 (21.66%) Web Services
12 72 (19.25%) Python
12 72 (19.25%) Microsoft
13 70 (18.72%) CSS3
14 67 (17.91%) SQL Server
15 66 (17.65%) ASP.NET
16 65 (17.38%) Web Development
17 62 (16.58%) Scrum
18 61 (16.31%) MVC
19 58 (15.51%) Finance
20 55 (14.71%) REST
21 53 (14.17%) PowerShell
22 51 (13.64%) Security Cleared
23 50 (13.37%) TDD
24 49 (13.10%) XML
25 48 (12.83%) React
26 47 (12.57%) Linux
27 45 (12.03%) User Experience
28 44 (11.76%) HP
28 44 (11.76%) Node.js

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 44 (11.76%) Node.js
2 33 (8.82%) SharePoint
3 32 (8.56%) GeoServer
4 20 (5.35%) Elasticsearch
4 20 (5.35%) IIS
5 13 (3.48%) Apache
6 11 (2.94%) NServiceBus
6 11 (2.94%) OpenStack
7 10 (2.67%) SharePoint 2013
8 9 (2.41%) SharePoint Server
9 8 (2.14%) SharePoint 2010
10 7 (1.87%) CMS
10 7 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2010
10 7 (1.87%) JBoss
10 7 (1.87%) Live Communications Server
10 7 (1.87%) MS Exchange
10 7 (1.87%) nginx
10 7 (1.87%) Office Communications Server
10 7 (1.87%) Skype for Business
11 6 (1.60%) Tomcat
Applications
1 27 (7.22%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.94%) Photoshop
3 5 (1.34%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (0.80%) InDesign
5 2 (0.53%) Edge Animate
5 2 (0.53%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 6 (1.60%) Payment Gateway
2 5 (1.34%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.53%) KANA IQ
3 2 (0.53%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (2.14%) Office 365
3 4 (1.07%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.53%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (0.53%) SaaS
5 1 (0.27%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 35 (9.36%) HTTP
2 14 (3.74%) DNS
3 13 (3.48%) SAN
4 12 (3.21%) Firewall
5 9 (2.41%) iSCSI
5 9 (2.41%) NAS
5 9 (2.41%) SSL
5 9 (2.41%) TCP/IP
6 8 (2.14%) HTTPS
6 8 (2.14%) WAN
7 5 (1.34%) Internet
7 5 (1.34%) Network Security
8 4 (1.07%) Skype
9 2 (0.53%) LDAP
10 1 (0.27%) FCoE
10 1 (0.27%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (0.27%) Intranet
10 1 (0.27%) LAN
10 1 (0.27%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (17.91%) SQL Server
2 40 (10.70%) NoSQL
3 35 (9.36%) GIS
4 24 (6.42%) Relational Database
5 19 (5.08%) MongoDB
6 14 (3.74%) RDBMS
7 8 (2.14%) Oracle Reports
8 7 (1.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (1.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (1.60%) DB2
10 5 (1.34%) Oracle Database
10 5 (1.34%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (1.07%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (1.07%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (0.53%) MySQL
12 2 (0.53%) QGIS
12 2 (0.53%) SQL Server 2014
13 1 (0.27%) Hadoop
13 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database 10g
13 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 43 (11.50%) JIRA
2 38 (10.16%) Git (software)
3 35 (9.36%) Jenkins
4 31 (8.29%) Maven
5 28 (7.49%) Selenium
6 25 (6.68%) Subversion
7 24 (6.42%) Gradle
8 23 (6.15%) Cucumber
9 21 (5.61%) JBehave
9 21 (5.61%) Visual Studio
10 18 (4.81%) Team Foundation Server
11 16 (4.28%) gulp
11 16 (4.28%) Jasmine
12 15 (4.01%) Hudson
13 14 (3.74%) HP UFT
14 13 (3.48%) Grunt
15 10 (2.67%) JUnit
16 8 (2.14%) NetBeans
17 7 (1.87%) Eclipse
18 6 (1.60%) Oracle APEX
General
1 58 (15.51%) Finance
2 26 (6.95%) Banking
3 7 (1.87%) Front Office
4 2 (0.53%) Games
4 2 (0.53%) Investment Banking
4 2 (0.53%) Manufacturing
4 2 (0.53%) Retail
4 2 (0.53%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.27%) Advertising
5 1 (0.27%) Interactive Media
5 1 (0.27%) Marketing
5 1 (0.27%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 254 (67.91%) Developer
2 35 (9.36%) .NET Developer
2 35 (9.36%) Java Developer
3 32 (8.56%) Web Developer
4 29 (7.75%) GIS Developer
5 28 (7.49%) UI Developer
6 27 (7.22%) JavaScript Developer
7 26 (6.95%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 21 (5.61%) C# Developer
9 19 (5.08%) Full Stack Developer
9 19 (5.08%) Senior Developer
10 16 (4.28%) C# .NET Developer
11 15 (4.01%) PHP Developer
12 12 (3.21%) Analyst
12 12 (3.21%) Architect
13 11 (2.94%) SharePoint Engineer
13 11 (2.94%) Software Engineer
13 11 (2.94%) Test Analyst
14 10 (2.67%) HTML Developer
15 8 (2.14%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 214 (57.22%) HTML
2 196 (52.41%) CSS
3 137 (36.63%) AngularJS
4 108 (28.88%) .NET
5 105 (28.07%) jQuery
6 101 (27.01%) HTML5
7 81 (21.66%) Web Services
8 70 (18.72%) CSS3
9 66 (17.65%) ASP.NET
10 55 (14.71%) REST
11 49 (13.10%) XML
12 48 (12.83%) React
13 40 (10.70%) RESTful
14 36 (9.63%) .NET Framework
15 32 (8.56%) PostGIS
16 31 (8.29%) SOAP
17 30 (8.02%) OpenLayers
18 29 (7.75%) Backbone.js
18 29 (7.75%) JSON
18 29 (7.75%) Leaflet
Miscellaneous
1 45 (12.03%) User Experience
2 26 (6.95%) iPad
3 15 (4.01%) Computer Science
4 12 (3.21%) Public Cloud
5 11 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (2.41%) Data Structures
6 9 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (2.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 8 (2.14%) Data Centre
8 7 (1.87%) Algorithms
8 7 (1.87%) Digital Media
9 5 (1.34%) Inversion of Control
10 3 (0.80%) e-Learning
10 3 (0.80%) iPhone
10 3 (0.80%) W3C
11 2 (0.53%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.53%) Graphic Design
11 2 (0.53%) N-Tier
12 1 (0.27%) BBC
12 1 (0.27%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 47 (12.57%) Linux
2 42 (11.23%) Windows
3 30 (8.02%) Windows Server
4 22 (5.88%) Unix
5 21 (5.61%) Mac OS X
6 19 (5.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (4.01%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (3.48%) Apple iOS
9 9 (2.41%) Android
10 8 (2.14%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.53%) AIX
11 2 (0.53%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.27%) Solaris
12 1 (0.27%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (40.11%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (17.38%) Web Development
3 62 (16.58%) Scrum
4 61 (16.31%) MVC
5 50 (13.37%) TDD
6 44 (11.76%) Open Source
7 43 (11.50%) Continuous Integration
7 43 (11.50%) OO
8 40 (10.70%) Front End Development
8 40 (10.70%) SDLC
9 36 (9.63%) Unit Testing
10 27 (7.22%) E-Commerce
10 27 (7.22%) Migration
11 26 (6.95%) Software Engineering
12 24 (6.42%) Waterfall
13 23 (6.15%) Project Management
13 23 (6.15%) Service Design
14 22 (5.88%) BDD
14 22 (5.88%) CRM
15 20 (5.35%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 128 (34.22%) Java
2 95 (25.40%) C#
3 85 (22.73%) SQL
4 72 (19.25%) Python
5 53 (14.17%) PowerShell
6 33 (8.82%) PHP
7 17 (4.55%) VB
8 15 (4.01%) T-SQL
9 13 (3.48%) Jython
10 12 (3.21%) Ruby
11 11 (2.94%) ES6
11 11 (2.94%) Perl
11 11 (2.94%) PL/SQL
12 8 (2.14%) PHP 5
13 7 (1.87%) CoffeeScript
14 6 (1.60%) C
14 6 (1.60%) Clojure
14 6 (1.60%) JSX
15 5 (1.34%) Apple Swift
15 5 (1.34%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 51 (13.64%) Security Cleared
2 41 (10.96%) SC Cleared
3 22 (5.88%) ISTQB
3 22 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 21 (5.61%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 16 (4.28%) ISEB
6 14 (3.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 13 (3.48%) Degree
7 13 (3.48%) MCSE
8 10 (2.67%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (1.87%) MCITP
10 6 (1.60%) DV Cleared
10 6 (1.60%) MCSD
11 4 (1.07%) BC Cleared
11 4 (1.07%) CCNA
12 1 (0.27%) CCNP
12 1 (0.27%) MCP
12 1 (0.27%) MCTS
12 1 (0.27%) OCA
12 1 (0.27%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (6.15%) QA
2 9 (2.41%) Disclosure Scotland
2 9 (2.41%) SLA
3 2 (0.53%) WCAG
System Software
1 15 (4.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (3.74%) Active Directory
3 8 (2.14%) Hyper-V
4 7 (1.87%) Docker
5 2 (0.53%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.27%) KVM
6 1 (0.27%) NFS
6 1 (0.27%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.27%) SRDF
6 1 (0.27%) Xen
Systems Management
1 18 (4.81%) Puppet
2 13 (3.48%) BladeLogic
3 12 (3.21%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 12 (3.21%) SCOrch
4 9 (2.41%) logstash
4 9 (2.41%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (2.14%) Tivoli
6 7 (1.87%) AirWatch
6 7 (1.87%) HP Quality Center
6 7 (1.87%) Kibana
6 7 (1.87%) SCCM
7 6 (1.60%) CA Wily
8 4 (1.07%) Ansible
8 4 (1.07%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 4 (1.07%) vRealize
8 4 (1.07%) WSUS
9 2 (0.53%) Tivoli Monitoring
9 2 (0.53%) Zenoss
10 1 (0.27%) Control-M
Vendors
1 72 (19.25%) Microsoft
2 44 (11.76%) HP
3 35 (9.36%) Oracle
4 27 (7.22%) ESRI
5 21 (5.61%) VMware
6 17 (4.55%) CA
7 13 (3.48%) Dell
8 12 (3.21%) BMC
9 11 (2.94%) Pega
10 10 (2.67%) Xamarin
11 9 (2.41%) Adobe
11 9 (2.41%) IBM
12 8 (2.14%) Cisco
12 8 (2.14%) Citrix
13 7 (1.87%) Kony
13 7 (1.87%) Nintex
14 4 (1.07%) Sybase
14 4 (1.07%) Symantec
14 4 (1.07%) Twitter
14 4 (1.07%) Zend
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