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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 11 16 16
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 245 244 256
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 9.90% 7.63% 9.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.81% 24.77% 23.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 124 132
Median daily rate £325 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £19.00 - £20.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £36.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+13.01% +12.30%
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
914 985 1104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 36.93% 30.78% 40.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 539 514 597
Median daily rate £340 £355 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.22% -2.06%
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 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 22 11
Median hourly rate £36.00 £40.38 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.84% +15.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.50 £25.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.98 £55.00 £44.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.85%

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 July 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 July 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 +3 120 £363 -0.68% 35
Glasgow +8 73 £325 -3.70% 30
Renfrewshire +13 31 £300 -7.69%
Aberdeen +7 10 £350 -20.00% 1
Aberdeenshire - 3 £293 - 2
West Lothian +7 2 £420 +12.00% 1
Fife +3 1 - -
Stirling -9 1 £500 +24.92%
JavaScript
UK

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 223 (50.68%) HTML
2 214 (48.64%) Java
3 197 (44.77%) CSS
4 191 (43.41%) Agile Software Development
5 135 (30.68%) Python
6 130 (29.55%) jQuery
6 130 (29.55%) AngularJS
7 127 (28.86%) C#
8 122 (27.73%) .NET
9 116 (26.36%) Scrum
10 109 (24.77%) SQL
11 87 (19.77%) Web Development
12 85 (19.32%) SQL Server
13 79 (17.95%) GeoServer
14 78 (17.73%) TDD
15 77 (17.50%) Web Services
15 77 (17.50%) PostGIS
16 76 (17.27%) Jenkins
16 76 (17.27%) GIS
17 75 (17.05%) OpenLayers
18 74 (16.82%) ASP.NET
19 69 (15.68%) ESRI
19 69 (15.68%) Security Cleared
19 69 (15.68%) Open Source
19 69 (15.68%) HTML5
19 69 (15.68%) User Experience
20 68 (15.45%) JIRA
21 67 (15.23%) Leaflet
22 61 (13.86%) REST
22 61 (13.86%) XML

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 79 (17.95%) GeoServer
2 35 (7.95%) SharePoint
3 22 (5.00%) IIS
4 20 (4.55%) JBoss
5 15 (3.41%) Apache
5 15 (3.41%) CMS
5 15 (3.41%) SharePoint Server
6 11 (2.50%) OpenStack
7 10 (2.27%) SharePoint 2010
8 9 (2.05%) SharePoint 2013
9 6 (1.36%) Drupal
9 6 (1.36%) WebSphere
10 5 (1.14%) ArcGIS
10 5 (1.14%) nginx
10 5 (1.14%) Tomcat
11 4 (0.91%) Confluence
11 4 (0.91%) GlassFish
11 4 (0.91%) Umbraco
12 3 (0.68%) IBM Notes
12 3 (0.68%) lighttpd
Applications
1 24 (5.45%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.59%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.23%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.23%) InDesign
3 1 (0.23%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 9 (2.05%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.45%) KANA IQ
2 2 (0.45%) Teamcenter
3 1 (0.23%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.82%) Office 365
2 6 (1.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.91%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.45%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.45%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (0.45%) iTunes
4 2 (0.45%) SaaS
5 1 (0.23%) GitHub
5 1 (0.23%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 26 (5.91%) HTTP
2 16 (3.64%) Firewall
3 15 (3.41%) DNS
3 15 (3.41%) SAN
4 13 (2.95%) SSL
5 11 (2.50%) TCP/IP
6 9 (2.05%) iSCSI
6 9 (2.05%) NAS
6 9 (2.05%) Network Security
7 8 (1.82%) HTTPS
8 6 (1.36%) FTP
8 6 (1.36%) Internet
8 6 (1.36%) LDAP
9 5 (1.14%) SMTP
9 5 (1.14%) SNMP
10 4 (0.91%) Kerberos
10 4 (0.91%) SSH
11 3 (0.68%) DHCP
11 3 (0.68%) IPv4
11 3 (0.68%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (19.32%) SQL Server
2 76 (17.27%) GIS
3 49 (11.14%) NoSQL
4 23 (5.23%) MongoDB
5 18 (4.09%) Relational Database
6 17 (3.86%) Spatial Data
7 10 (2.27%) QGIS
8 7 (1.59%) MySQL
9 6 (1.36%) DB2
9 6 (1.36%) Oracle Reports
10 5 (1.14%) RDBMS
11 4 (0.91%) Oracle Database
11 4 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
12 3 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
13 2 (0.45%) SQL Server 2014
14 1 (0.23%) Big Data
14 1 (0.23%) MariaDB
14 1 (0.23%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 76 (17.27%) Jenkins
2 68 (15.45%) JIRA
3 58 (13.18%) Maven
4 55 (12.50%) Cucumber
5 53 (12.05%) Gradle
6 52 (11.82%) Selenium
7 48 (10.91%) JBehave
8 42 (9.55%) Git (software)
9 36 (8.18%) Artifactory
10 33 (7.50%) Subversion
11 32 (7.27%) Team Foundation Server
12 29 (6.59%) Visual Studio
13 18 (4.09%) HP UFT
13 18 (4.09%) Hudson
14 16 (3.64%) Bower
15 15 (3.41%) Jasmine
16 14 (3.18%) Grunt
17 8 (1.82%) Karma Test Runner
18 7 (1.59%) DBeaver
18 7 (1.59%) gulp
General
1 41 (9.32%) Finance
2 25 (5.68%) Banking
3 7 (1.59%) Front Office
4 3 (0.68%) Marketing
4 3 (0.68%) Retail
5 2 (0.45%) Investment Banking
5 2 (0.45%) Law
6 1 (0.23%) Interactive Media
6 1 (0.23%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.23%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 310 (70.45%) Developer
2 59 (13.41%) GIS Developer
3 54 (12.27%) Web Developer
4 40 (9.09%) Java Developer
5 37 (8.41%) .NET Developer
6 33 (7.50%) Senior Developer
7 28 (6.36%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 28 (6.36%) JavaScript Developer
8 22 (5.00%) UI Developer
9 20 (4.55%) C# Developer
10 17 (3.86%) Applications Developer
11 16 (3.64%) Senior Java Developer
12 15 (3.41%) C# .NET Developer
12 15 (3.41%) GIS Web Developer
13 13 (2.95%) Analyst
13 13 (2.95%) SharePoint Engineer
14 12 (2.73%) HTML Developer
14 12 (2.73%) Test Analyst
15 10 (2.27%) Architect
15 10 (2.27%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 223 (50.68%) HTML
2 197 (44.77%) CSS
3 130 (29.55%) AngularJS
3 130 (29.55%) jQuery
4 122 (27.73%) .NET
5 77 (17.50%) PostGIS
5 77 (17.50%) Web Services
6 75 (17.05%) OpenLayers
7 74 (16.82%) ASP.NET
8 69 (15.68%) HTML5
9 67 (15.23%) Leaflet
10 61 (13.86%) REST
10 61 (13.86%) XML
11 49 (11.14%) CSS3
12 46 (10.45%) Node.js
13 43 (9.77%) Sass
14 28 (6.36%) .NET Framework
15 27 (6.14%) RESTful
16 25 (5.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 24 (5.45%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 69 (15.68%) User Experience
2 19 (4.32%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (3.86%) Enterprise Software
4 16 (3.64%) iPad
5 13 (2.95%) Computer Science
6 12 (2.73%) Public Cloud
7 10 (2.27%) Digital Media
8 9 (2.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 7 (1.59%) Data Structures
9 7 (1.59%) Management Information System
10 6 (1.36%) iPhone
11 5 (1.14%) Animation
11 5 (1.14%) Apple TV
12 4 (0.91%) Algorithms
13 3 (0.68%) Mobile App
13 3 (0.68%) PKI
13 3 (0.68%) Replication
13 3 (0.68%) Visualisation
14 2 (0.45%) Client/Server
14 2 (0.45%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 55 (12.50%) Linux
2 39 (8.86%) Windows
3 31 (7.05%) Unix
4 21 (4.77%) Windows Server
5 12 (2.73%) Apple iOS
5 12 (2.73%) Mac OS X
6 11 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (1.36%) Android
10 5 (1.14%) AIX
10 5 (1.14%) Debian
10 5 (1.14%) SUSE
11 3 (0.68%) HPUX
11 3 (0.68%) Solaris
12 2 (0.45%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.23%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 191 (43.41%) Agile Software Development
2 116 (26.36%) Scrum
3 87 (19.77%) Web Development
4 78 (17.73%) TDD
5 69 (15.68%) Open Source
6 58 (13.18%) MVC
7 56 (12.73%) SDLC
8 55 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
9 53 (12.05%) BDD
9 53 (12.05%) Front End Development
10 43 (9.77%) Unit Testing
11 31 (7.05%) Kanban
12 30 (6.82%) ITIL
12 30 (6.82%) OO
13 29 (6.59%) CRM
14 28 (6.36%) Migration
15 24 (5.45%) Test Scripting
15 24 (5.45%) Workflow
16 23 (5.23%) OOD
16 23 (5.23%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 214 (48.64%) Java
2 135 (30.68%) Python
3 127 (28.86%) C#
4 109 (24.77%) SQL
5 43 (9.77%) PHP
5 43 (9.77%) PowerShell
6 34 (7.73%) Perl
7 33 (7.50%) VB
8 19 (4.32%) CoffeeScript
9 15 (3.41%) C
9 15 (3.41%) PL/SQL
9 15 (3.41%) VB.NET
10 14 (3.18%) Ruby
11 13 (2.95%) Jython
12 12 (2.73%) C++
13 11 (2.50%) VBScript
14 8 (1.82%) Bash Shell
15 7 (1.59%) VBA
16 6 (1.36%) Objective-C
16 6 (1.36%) VB6
Qualifications
1 69 (15.68%) Security Cleared
2 57 (12.95%) SC Cleared
3 31 (7.05%) Degree
4 25 (5.68%) ISTQB
5 23 (5.23%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 18 (4.09%) Microsoft Certification
7 17 (3.86%) ISEB
8 14 (3.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 14 (3.18%) MCSE
9 7 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (1.59%) MCSD
10 5 (1.14%) DV Cleared
11 4 (0.91%) BC Cleared
11 4 (0.91%) CCNA
12 3 (0.68%) MCITP
13 2 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (0.45%) MCP
14 1 (0.23%) MCTS
14 1 (0.23%) OCA
14 1 (0.23%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (6.82%) WCAG
2 21 (4.77%) QA
3 10 (2.27%) Disclosure Scotland
3 10 (2.27%) SLA
4 2 (0.45%) WAI
System Software
1 15 (3.41%) Active Directory
2 10 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (2.05%) Docker
4 7 (1.59%) GeoWebCache
5 3 (0.68%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.45%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.23%) KVM
7 1 (0.23%) NFS
7 1 (0.23%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.23%) SRDF
7 1 (0.23%) Xen
Systems Management
1 39 (8.86%) Ansible
2 21 (4.77%) Puppet
3 13 (2.95%) BladeLogic
4 12 (2.73%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 12 (2.73%) SCOrch
5 11 (2.50%) HP Quality Center
6 8 (1.82%) Tivoli
7 7 (1.59%) SCCM
8 6 (1.36%) CA Wily
9 4 (0.91%) HP SiteScope
9 4 (0.91%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 4 (0.91%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (0.91%) vRealize
9 4 (0.91%) WSUS
10 3 (0.68%) Cacti
10 3 (0.68%) Munin
10 3 (0.68%) Nagios
11 2 (0.45%) Capistrano
11 2 (0.45%) Tivoli Monitoring
11 2 (0.45%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 69 (15.68%) ESRI
2 56 (12.73%) HP
2 56 (12.73%) Microsoft
3 42 (9.55%) Oracle
4 25 (5.68%) VMware
5 19 (4.32%) CA
6 13 (2.95%) Dell
6 13 (2.95%) Nintex
7 12 (2.73%) BMC
8 11 (2.50%) Pega
9 10 (2.27%) Red Hat
10 6 (1.36%) Adobe
10 6 (1.36%) IBM
10 6 (1.36%) ILOG
11 5 (1.14%) Apple
11 5 (1.14%) Google
11 5 (1.14%) Xamarin
12 4 (0.91%) Cisco
12 4 (0.91%) Citrix
12 4 (0.91%) Sybase
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