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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 23 15 14
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -1
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 254 250 260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 8.66% 8.21% 9.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.76% 25.88% 23.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 121 147
Median daily rate £335 £355 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.63% -5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £288 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £39.78 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +24.29%
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
1069 966 1099
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 36.45% 31.71% 40.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 576 503 655
Median daily rate £350 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 21 19
Median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.03% +22.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 -2 122 £375 - 38
Glasgow +5 82 £330 +1.53% 37
Renfrewshire -12 29 £300 -33.33% 3
Aberdeen -1 8 - - 3
West Lothian +8 2 £420 +40.00% 2
Aberdeenshire - 2 £204 - 3
Stirling -10 1 £500 +25.00% 1
JavaScript
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JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 207 (49.88%) HTML
2 190 (45.78%) CSS
3 189 (45.54%) Java
4 177 (42.65%) Agile Software Development
5 131 (31.57%) AngularJS
6 121 (29.16%) Python
6 121 (29.16%) jQuery
7 109 (26.27%) C#
8 106 (25.54%) .NET
9 100 (24.10%) SQL
10 99 (23.86%) Scrum
11 95 (22.89%) Web Services
12 81 (19.52%) Web Development
13 77 (18.55%) HTML5
13 77 (18.55%) SQL Server
14 76 (18.31%) TDD
15 69 (16.63%) REST
15 69 (16.63%) JIRA
15 69 (16.63%) GeoServer
16 68 (16.39%) Jenkins
16 68 (16.39%) GIS
17 67 (16.14%) PostGIS
18 66 (15.90%) OpenLayers
18 66 (15.90%) Open Source
19 64 (15.42%) XML
20 62 (14.94%) Security Cleared
21 59 (14.22%) Linux
22 58 (13.98%) ASP.NET
22 58 (13.98%) ESRI
22 58 (13.98%) MVC

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 69 (16.63%) GeoServer
2 37 (8.92%) SharePoint
3 21 (5.06%) Apache
4 17 (4.10%) IIS
5 15 (3.61%) SharePoint Server
6 14 (3.37%) JBoss
7 13 (3.13%) CMS
8 11 (2.65%) OpenStack
9 10 (2.41%) nginx
9 10 (2.41%) SharePoint 2010
10 9 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
11 7 (1.69%) Tomcat
12 6 (1.45%) ArcGIS
12 6 (1.45%) Confluence
13 5 (1.20%) WebSphere
14 4 (0.96%) Drupal
14 4 (0.96%) GlassFish
14 4 (0.96%) Live Communications Server
14 4 (0.96%) Skype for Business
14 4 (0.96%) Umbraco
Applications
1 22 (5.30%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.69%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.24%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 6 (1.45%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (0.96%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.48%) KANA IQ
4 1 (0.24%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.93%) Office 365
2 5 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.48%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.48%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (0.48%) iTunes
3 2 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.48%) SaaS
4 1 (0.24%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 34 (8.19%) HTTP
2 17 (4.10%) DNS
3 16 (3.86%) Firewall
4 15 (3.61%) SAN
5 13 (3.13%) SSL
6 11 (2.65%) TCP/IP
7 9 (2.17%) iSCSI
7 9 (2.17%) NAS
8 8 (1.93%) HTTPS
8 8 (1.93%) Network Security
9 6 (1.45%) LDAP
10 5 (1.20%) FTP
10 5 (1.20%) Internet
10 5 (1.20%) SMTP
10 5 (1.20%) SNMP
10 5 (1.20%) WAN
11 4 (0.96%) Kerberos
11 4 (0.96%) SSH
12 3 (0.72%) DHCP
12 3 (0.72%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (18.55%) SQL Server
2 68 (16.39%) GIS
3 54 (13.01%) NoSQL
4 22 (5.30%) MongoDB
5 19 (4.58%) Relational Database
6 17 (4.10%) Spatial Data
7 9 (2.17%) QGIS
8 7 (1.69%) MySQL
9 6 (1.45%) Oracle Reports
10 5 (1.20%) DB2
10 5 (1.20%) Oracle Database
11 4 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (0.96%) RDBMS
12 3 (0.72%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
12 3 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
13 1 (0.24%) Spotfire
13 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 69 (16.63%) JIRA
2 68 (16.39%) Jenkins
3 55 (13.25%) Maven
4 51 (12.29%) Gradle
4 51 (12.29%) Selenium
5 49 (11.81%) Cucumber
6 47 (11.33%) Git (software)
7 46 (11.08%) JBehave
8 39 (9.40%) Subversion
9 28 (6.75%) Artifactory
9 28 (6.75%) Team Foundation Server
10 26 (6.27%) Visual Studio
11 18 (4.34%) Hudson
12 16 (3.86%) Jasmine
13 15 (3.61%) Bower
14 14 (3.37%) Grunt
14 14 (3.37%) HP UFT
15 12 (2.89%) gulp
16 7 (1.69%) DBeaver
16 7 (1.69%) JUnit
General
1 48 (11.57%) Finance
2 24 (5.78%) Banking
3 8 (1.93%) Front Office
4 3 (0.72%) Marketing
5 2 (0.48%) Investment Banking
5 2 (0.48%) Retail
6 1 (0.24%) Games
6 1 (0.24%) Interactive Media
6 1 (0.24%) Law
6 1 (0.24%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 298 (71.81%) Developer
2 56 (13.49%) GIS Developer
3 49 (11.81%) Web Developer
4 38 (9.16%) Java Developer
5 31 (7.47%) .NET Developer
6 29 (6.99%) JavaScript Developer
6 29 (6.99%) Senior Developer
7 21 (5.06%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 21 (5.06%) UI Developer
8 20 (4.82%) C# Developer
9 17 (4.10%) Full Stack Developer
10 15 (3.61%) C# .NET Developer
10 15 (3.61%) GIS Web Developer
10 15 (3.61%) Senior Java Developer
11 14 (3.37%) Applications Developer
12 13 (3.13%) PHP Developer
12 13 (3.13%) SharePoint Engineer
13 12 (2.89%) Software Engineer
14 11 (2.65%) Architect
14 11 (2.65%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 207 (49.88%) HTML
2 190 (45.78%) CSS
3 131 (31.57%) AngularJS
4 121 (29.16%) jQuery
5 106 (25.54%) .NET
6 95 (22.89%) Web Services
7 77 (18.55%) HTML5
8 69 (16.63%) REST
9 67 (16.14%) PostGIS
10 66 (15.90%) OpenLayers
11 64 (15.42%) XML
12 58 (13.98%) ASP.NET
12 58 (13.98%) Leaflet
13 56 (13.49%) CSS3
14 51 (12.29%) Node.js
15 40 (9.64%) React
16 37 (8.92%) Sass
17 32 (7.71%) RESTful
18 27 (6.51%) SOAP
19 25 (6.02%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 51 (12.29%) User Experience
2 27 (6.51%) iPad
3 17 (4.10%) Enterprise Software
4 15 (3.61%) Computer Science
5 14 (3.37%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (2.89%) Public Cloud
7 10 (2.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 8 (1.93%) Data Structures
8 8 (1.93%) iPhone
9 7 (1.69%) Management Information System
10 6 (1.45%) Data Centre
10 6 (1.45%) Digital Media
11 5 (1.20%) Algorithms
11 5 (1.20%) Animation
11 5 (1.20%) Apple TV
12 3 (0.72%) PKI
12 3 (0.72%) Replication
12 3 (0.72%) Visualisation
13 2 (0.48%) N-Tier
13 2 (0.48%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 59 (14.22%) Linux
2 37 (8.92%) Windows
3 29 (6.99%) Unix
4 23 (5.54%) Windows Server
5 20 (4.82%) Mac OS X
6 17 (4.10%) Apple iOS
7 12 (2.89%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (2.89%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (2.17%) Android
9 8 (1.93%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (1.20%) Debian
10 5 (1.20%) SUSE
11 4 (0.96%) AIX
12 2 (0.48%) HPUX
12 2 (0.48%) Solaris
12 2 (0.48%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.24%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (42.65%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (23.86%) Scrum
3 81 (19.52%) Web Development
4 76 (18.31%) TDD
5 66 (15.90%) Open Source
6 58 (13.98%) MVC
7 57 (13.73%) SDLC
8 56 (13.49%) Continuous Integration
9 49 (11.81%) Unit Testing
10 44 (10.60%) BDD
11 41 (9.88%) Front End Development
12 34 (8.19%) OO
13 29 (6.99%) Kanban
14 28 (6.75%) Migration
15 27 (6.51%) ITIL
16 24 (5.78%) E-Commerce
16 24 (5.78%) Mentoring
16 24 (5.78%) Software Engineering
17 23 (5.54%) CRM
18 22 (5.30%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 189 (45.54%) Java
2 121 (29.16%) Python
3 109 (26.27%) C#
4 100 (24.10%) SQL
5 45 (10.84%) PowerShell
6 41 (9.88%) PHP
7 29 (6.99%) Perl
8 27 (6.51%) VB
9 18 (4.34%) CoffeeScript
10 17 (4.10%) PL/SQL
11 16 (3.86%) Ruby
12 13 (3.13%) Jython
13 12 (2.89%) VB.NET
14 11 (2.65%) C
15 10 (2.41%) Apple Swift
15 10 (2.41%) ES6
15 10 (2.41%) Objective-C
16 8 (1.93%) Bash Shell
16 8 (1.93%) Clojure
17 7 (1.69%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 62 (14.94%) Security Cleared
2 49 (11.81%) SC Cleared
3 22 (5.30%) Degree
4 19 (4.58%) ISTQB
5 18 (4.34%) Microsoft Certification
6 17 (4.10%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 14 (3.37%) MCSE
8 13 (3.13%) ISEB
9 10 (2.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 7 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (1.69%) MCSD
11 5 (1.20%) DV Cleared
12 4 (0.96%) BC Cleared
12 4 (0.96%) CCNA
13 3 (0.72%) MCITP
14 2 (0.48%) MCP
15 1 (0.24%) ITIL Certification
15 1 (0.24%) MCTS
15 1 (0.24%) OCA
15 1 (0.24%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (6.27%) QA
2 22 (5.30%) WCAG
3 9 (2.17%) Disclosure Scotland
3 9 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (4.10%) Active Directory
2 12 (2.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.69%) Docker
3 7 (1.69%) GeoWebCache
4 5 (1.20%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.48%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.24%) KVM
6 1 (0.24%) NFS
6 1 (0.24%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.24%) SRDF
6 1 (0.24%) Xen
Systems Management
1 30 (7.23%) Ansible
2 20 (4.82%) Puppet
3 13 (3.13%) BladeLogic
4 12 (2.89%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 12 (2.89%) SCOrch
5 8 (1.93%) Tivoli
6 7 (1.69%) AirWatch
6 7 (1.69%) HP Quality Center
6 7 (1.69%) SCCM
7 6 (1.45%) CA Wily
8 4 (0.96%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 4 (0.96%) vRealize
8 4 (0.96%) WSUS
9 3 (0.72%) Cacti
9 3 (0.72%) Munin
9 3 (0.72%) Nagios
9 3 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
10 2 (0.48%) logstash
10 2 (0.48%) Tivoli Monitoring
10 2 (0.48%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 58 (13.98%) ESRI
2 50 (12.05%) Microsoft
3 48 (11.57%) HP
4 35 (8.43%) Oracle
5 27 (6.51%) VMware
6 18 (4.34%) CA
7 13 (3.13%) Dell
7 13 (3.13%) Nintex
8 12 (2.89%) BMC
9 11 (2.65%) Pega
10 10 (2.41%) Xamarin
11 8 (1.93%) Red Hat
12 7 (1.69%) Kony
13 6 (1.45%) Adobe
13 6 (1.45%) Citrix
13 6 (1.45%) IBM
14 5 (1.20%) Apple
14 5 (1.20%) Google
15 4 (0.96%) Cisco
15 4 (0.96%) ILOG
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