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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 11 17 20
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +3
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 225 203 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 10.34% 6.34% 7.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.08% 20.42% 19.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 110 111
Median daily rate £350 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +7.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £19.00 - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.85 £36.50 £33.03
% change year-on-year
+3.69% +10.52%
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
897 994 1096
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 41.20% 31.06% 39.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 550 533 616
Median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 23 15
Median hourly rate £43.00 £40.38 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.48% +15.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £25.00 £14.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +6 119 £375 +7.14% 33
Glasgow +14 69 £345 -6.75% 24
Renfrewshire -5 22 £296 -7.42%
Aberdeen - 10 £300 - 2
West Lothian -3 2 £350 +10.23% 1
Fife -2 1 - -
Aberdeenshire - 1 £450 -
JavaScript
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JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 248 (51.03%) HTML
2 230 (47.33%) Agile Software Development
3 229 (47.12%) Java
4 212 (43.62%) CSS
5 159 (32.72%) AngularJS
6 157 (32.30%) jQuery
7 156 (32.10%) Scrum
8 154 (31.69%) Python
9 150 (30.86%) C#
10 142 (29.22%) .NET
11 107 (22.02%) Web Development
12 104 (21.40%) SQL
13 102 (20.99%) GeoServer
14 100 (20.58%) OpenLayers
14 100 (20.58%) PostGIS
15 95 (19.55%) TDD
16 94 (19.34%) ESRI
16 94 (19.34%) Web Services
17 92 (18.93%) Leaflet
18 91 (18.72%) SQL Server
19 90 (18.52%) ASP.NET
19 90 (18.52%) GIS
19 90 (18.52%) JIRA
20 87 (17.90%) Open Source
21 83 (17.08%) Jenkins
22 81 (16.67%) User Experience
23 74 (15.23%) HTML5
24 73 (15.02%) Maven
25 71 (14.61%) Cucumber
25 71 (14.61%) Continuous Integration

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
1 102 (20.99%) GeoServer
2 33 (6.79%) SharePoint
3 25 (5.14%) JBoss
4 19 (3.91%) CMS
5 17 (3.50%) IIS
6 14 (2.88%) Apache
7 9 (1.85%) SharePoint Server
8 8 (1.65%) Drupal
9 7 (1.44%) SharePoint 2013
10 6 (1.23%) OpenStack
11 5 (1.03%) ArcGIS
11 5 (1.03%) Confluence
12 4 (0.82%) SharePoint 2010
12 4 (0.82%) Tomcat
12 4 (0.82%) WebSphere
12 4 (0.82%) WordPress
13 3 (0.62%) IBM Notes
13 3 (0.62%) lighttpd
13 3 (0.62%) nginx
14 2 (0.41%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 14 (2.88%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.03%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.41%) Edge Animate
4 1 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.21%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.21%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 9 (1.85%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.41%) Teamcenter
3 1 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.21%) Infor M3
3 1 (0.21%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (2.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.03%) GitHub
3 4 (0.82%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.41%) iTunes
4 2 (0.41%) Office 365
5 1 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.50%) HTTP
2 14 (2.88%) DNS
3 12 (2.47%) Firewall
3 12 (2.47%) SAN
3 12 (2.47%) SSL
4 10 (2.06%) TCP/IP
5 8 (1.65%) Internet
6 6 (1.23%) FTP
6 6 (1.23%) iSCSI
6 6 (1.23%) NAS
7 5 (1.03%) HTTPS
7 5 (1.03%) LDAP
7 5 (1.03%) Network Security
7 5 (1.03%) SMTP
7 5 (1.03%) SNMP
8 4 (0.82%) DHCP
8 4 (0.82%) Kerberos
8 4 (0.82%) SSH
9 3 (0.62%) IPv4
9 3 (0.62%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (18.72%) SQL Server
2 90 (18.52%) GIS
3 45 (9.26%) NoSQL
4 32 (6.58%) Relational Database
5 20 (4.12%) MongoDB
5 20 (4.12%) Spatial Data
6 11 (2.26%) Oracle Database
7 9 (1.85%) MySQL
8 8 (1.65%) QGIS
9 7 (1.44%) Oracle Reports
10 6 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (1.03%) RDBMS
12 4 (0.82%) Big Data
12 4 (0.82%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (0.82%) SQL Server 2014
13 3 (0.62%) DB2
13 3 (0.62%) Oracle BI EE
14 1 (0.21%) Crystal Reports
14 1 (0.21%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 90 (18.52%) JIRA
2 83 (17.08%) Jenkins
3 73 (15.02%) Maven
4 71 (14.61%) Cucumber
5 67 (13.79%) Gradle
6 63 (12.96%) JBehave
7 57 (11.73%) Selenium
8 52 (10.70%) Artifactory
9 39 (8.02%) Git (software)
10 33 (6.79%) Visual Studio
11 32 (6.58%) Team Foundation Server
12 28 (5.76%) Subversion
13 24 (4.94%) Jasmine
14 17 (3.50%) Bower
14 17 (3.50%) HP UFT
15 16 (3.29%) Grunt
15 16 (3.29%) Hudson
16 15 (3.09%) Karma Test Runner
17 11 (2.26%) SoapUI
18 7 (1.44%) gulp
General
1 47 (9.67%) Finance
2 20 (4.12%) Banking
3 8 (1.65%) Marketing
4 2 (0.41%) Advertising
4 2 (0.41%) Front Office
4 2 (0.41%) Law
4 2 (0.41%) Publishing
5 1 (0.21%) Automotive
5 1 (0.21%) Interactive Media
5 1 (0.21%) Legal
5 1 (0.21%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.21%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.21%) Retail
Job Titles
1 374 (76.95%) Developer
2 77 (15.84%) Web Developer
3 70 (14.40%) GIS Developer
4 51 (10.49%) JavaScript Developer
5 48 (9.88%) .NET Developer
6 47 (9.67%) Java Developer
7 34 (7.00%) Senior Developer
8 31 (6.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 25 (5.14%) Applications Developer
9 25 (5.14%) UI Developer
10 24 (4.94%) C# Developer
11 20 (4.12%) GIS Web Developer
12 17 (3.50%) Python Developer
13 16 (3.29%) C# .NET Developer
14 15 (3.09%) Open Source Developer
15 13 (2.67%) SharePoint Engineer
15 13 (2.67%) SQL Developer
16 12 (2.47%) Angular Developer
16 12 (2.47%) Senior Java Developer
16 12 (2.47%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 248 (51.03%) HTML
2 212 (43.62%) CSS
3 159 (32.72%) AngularJS
4 157 (32.30%) jQuery
5 142 (29.22%) .NET
6 100 (20.58%) OpenLayers
6 100 (20.58%) PostGIS
7 94 (19.34%) Web Services
8 92 (18.93%) Leaflet
9 90 (18.52%) ASP.NET
10 74 (15.23%) HTML5
11 66 (13.58%) REST
12 62 (12.76%) XML
13 52 (10.70%) CSS3
14 51 (10.49%) Node.js
15 46 (9.47%) Sass
15 46 (9.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 38 (7.82%) React
17 35 (7.20%) .NET Framework
18 32 (6.58%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 81 (16.67%) User Experience
2 27 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
3 17 (3.50%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (2.06%) Computer Science
4 10 (2.06%) iPad
5 9 (1.85%) Mobile App
6 7 (1.44%) Management Information System
7 6 (1.23%) Data Structures
7 6 (1.23%) Digital Media
8 5 (1.03%) Animation
8 5 (1.03%) Apple TV
8 5 (1.03%) iPhone
9 4 (0.82%) Algorithms
9 4 (0.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (0.82%) Public Cloud
10 3 (0.62%) PKI
10 3 (0.62%) Replication
10 3 (0.62%) Visualisation
10 3 (0.62%) VLE
11 2 (0.41%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 48 (9.88%) Linux
2 26 (5.35%) Windows
3 23 (4.73%) Unix
4 10 (2.06%) Apple iOS
4 10 (2.06%) Windows Server
5 7 (1.44%) Android
6 5 (1.03%) Debian
6 5 (1.03%) Mac OS X
6 5 (1.03%) SUSE
6 5 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (0.82%) AIX
8 3 (0.62%) HPUX
8 3 (0.62%) Solaris
9 2 (0.41%) Windows Phone
9 2 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.21%) CentOS
10 1 (0.21%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 230 (47.33%) Agile Software Development
2 156 (32.10%) Scrum
3 107 (22.02%) Web Development
4 95 (19.55%) TDD
5 87 (17.90%) Open Source
6 71 (14.61%) Continuous Integration
7 67 (13.79%) MVC
8 65 (13.37%) BDD
9 59 (12.14%) Front End Development
10 56 (11.52%) SDLC
11 40 (8.23%) Unit Testing
12 39 (8.02%) ITIL
13 34 (7.00%) Kanban
14 30 (6.17%) Test Scripting
15 29 (5.97%) OO
16 26 (5.35%) Workflow
17 23 (4.73%) Release Management
18 22 (4.53%) Migration
19 21 (4.32%) CRM
20 19 (3.91%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 229 (47.12%) Java
2 154 (31.69%) Python
3 150 (30.86%) C#
4 104 (21.40%) SQL
5 42 (8.64%) VB
6 34 (7.00%) PHP
7 29 (5.97%) Perl
8 26 (5.35%) PowerShell
8 26 (5.35%) VB.NET
9 23 (4.73%) C++
10 19 (3.91%) C
11 18 (3.70%) CoffeeScript
12 17 (3.50%) PL/SQL
12 17 (3.50%) VBA
13 15 (3.09%) VB6
14 9 (1.85%) ES6
14 9 (1.85%) VBScript
15 8 (1.65%) Jython
16 7 (1.44%) Bash Shell
17 6 (1.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 60 (12.35%) Security Cleared
2 51 (10.49%) SC Cleared
3 44 (9.05%) Degree
4 22 (4.53%) ISTQB
5 20 (4.12%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 15 (3.09%) ISEB
7 12 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (2.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 9 (1.85%) MCSE
10 7 (1.44%) MCSD
11 5 (1.03%) Cisco Certification
12 4 (0.82%) CCNA
12 4 (0.82%) DV Cleared
13 2 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (0.41%) MCP
14 1 (0.21%) BPSS Clearance
14 1 (0.21%) HNC
14 1 (0.21%) HND
14 1 (0.21%) MCITP
14 1 (0.21%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (6.79%) WCAG
2 28 (5.76%) QA
3 12 (2.47%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.41%) WAI
5 1 (0.21%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (2.26%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.65%) Docker
3 7 (1.44%) GeoWebCache
4 5 (1.03%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.21%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.21%) KVM
5 1 (0.21%) NFS
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.21%) SRDF
5 1 (0.21%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.21%) Xen
Systems Management
1 55 (11.32%) Ansible
2 15 (3.09%) Puppet
3 13 (2.67%) HP Quality Center
4 8 (1.65%) BladeLogic
4 8 (1.65%) SCOrch
5 7 (1.44%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 5 (1.03%) Tivoli
7 4 (0.82%) HP SiteScope
7 4 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (0.62%) CA Wily
8 3 (0.62%) Cacti
8 3 (0.62%) Munin
8 3 (0.62%) Nagios
9 2 (0.41%) Capistrano
9 2 (0.41%) SCCM
9 2 (0.41%) Tivoli Monitoring
9 2 (0.41%) Unicenter
9 2 (0.41%) vRealize
10 1 (0.21%) logstash
10 1 (0.21%) rkt
Vendors
1 94 (19.34%) ESRI
2 51 (10.49%) Oracle
3 46 (9.47%) HP
3 46 (9.47%) Microsoft
4 19 (3.91%) VMware
5 15 (3.09%) ILOG
6 12 (2.47%) CA
7 11 (2.26%) Red Hat
8 9 (1.85%) Nintex
9 8 (1.65%) BMC
9 8 (1.65%) Dell
10 6 (1.23%) Adobe
10 6 (1.23%) Apple
10 6 (1.23%) Google
11 4 (0.82%) OpenText
11 4 (0.82%) Twitter
12 3 (0.62%) IBM
12 3 (0.62%) Lotus
12 3 (0.62%) Telerik
12 3 (0.62%) Xamarin
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