The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 24 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 3 28 29
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +1
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 103 36 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 22.29% 7.02% 6.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.73% 13.00% 19.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 24 29
Median daily rate £375 £363 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £233 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £348 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.59% +6.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £37.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-12.58% +7.85%
JavaScript
Wales

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

Programming Languages Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
273 277 220
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 59.09% 54.00% 34.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 208 148
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £227 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 4 5
Median hourly rate £18.56 £16.38 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.35% -34.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £15.08 £19.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.38 £17.50 £29.15
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 South Wales

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

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

JavaScript
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

JavaScript Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

JavaScript Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

JavaScript
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 24 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
Cardiff +12 83 £375 +7.14% 11
Newport +27 12 £370 -4.51% 1
Neath Port Talbot - 1 - - 2
JavaScript
Wales

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 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 South Wales region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 103 (64.38%) Agile Software Development
1 103 (64.38%) HTML
1 103 (64.38%) CSS
2 91 (56.88%) jQuery
3 78 (48.75%) TDD
4 74 (46.25%) Web Development
5 67 (41.88%) Java
6 61 (38.13%) OO
7 54 (33.75%) .NET
8 53 (33.13%) Selenium
9 52 (32.50%) Software Engineering
10 48 (30.00%) Perl
10 48 (30.00%) Unix
11 42 (26.25%) Cucumber
12 41 (25.63%) XML
13 39 (24.38%) C#
14 37 (23.13%) Scrum
14 37 (23.13%) Security Cleared
15 36 (22.50%) HTML5
16 35 (21.88%) MVC
17 33 (20.63%) AngularJS
18 31 (19.38%) Unit Testing
18 31 (19.38%) Legal
19 28 (17.50%) Visual Studio
19 28 (17.50%) CSS3
20 25 (15.63%) SQL
21 24 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
21 24 (15.00%) SC Cleared
22 22 (13.75%) SQL Server
22 22 (13.75%) ASP.NET

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 11 (6.88%) JBoss
2 8 (5.00%) Confluence
2 8 (5.00%) FileNet
2 8 (5.00%) LiveCycle
2 8 (5.00%) Tomcat
3 7 (4.38%) IIS
4 6 (3.75%) GeoServer
5 5 (3.13%) Apache
5 5 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (3.13%) MQSeries
6 4 (2.50%) WebLogic
6 4 (2.50%) WebSphere
7 3 (1.88%) CMS
7 3 (1.88%) IBM Notes
7 3 (1.88%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (1.25%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.63%) Node.js
Applications
1 6 (3.75%) Gliffy
1 6 (3.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.88%) FTP
1 3 (1.88%) LDAP
1 3 (1.88%) SSL
1 3 (1.88%) VPN
2 1 (0.63%) Network Security
2 1 (0.63%) Wireless
2 1 (0.63%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (13.75%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.50%) MongoDB
3 10 (6.25%) MySQL
4 9 (5.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (5.00%) NoSQL
6 6 (3.75%) BusinessObjects
6 6 (3.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (3.13%) Redis
7 5 (3.13%) Relational Database
8 4 (2.50%) Oracle Database
8 4 (2.50%) Oracle Database 12c
8 4 (2.50%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.25%) Big Data
9 2 (1.25%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 53 (33.13%) Selenium
2 42 (26.25%) Cucumber
3 28 (17.50%) Visual Studio
4 17 (10.63%) MbUnit
4 17 (10.63%) MSTest
4 17 (10.63%) NUnit
5 16 (10.00%) Git (software)
6 14 (8.75%) JIRA
6 14 (8.75%) Subversion
7 12 (7.50%) Ant
7 12 (7.50%) Maven
8 10 (6.25%) DbUnit
8 10 (6.25%) Eclipse
8 10 (6.25%) JUnit
8 10 (6.25%) Spock
9 8 (5.00%) Hudson
10 6 (3.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 4 (2.50%) Burp Suite
11 4 (2.50%) JMeter
12 2 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 31 (19.38%) Legal
2 20 (12.50%) Finance
3 3 (1.88%) Publishing
4 2 (1.25%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.25%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.63%) Games
5 1 (0.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 139 (86.88%) Developer
2 35 (21.88%) Web Developer
3 23 (14.38%) Agile Developer
4 21 (13.13%) JavaScript Developer
5 20 (12.50%) Senior Developer
6 18 (11.25%) Java Developer
7 17 (10.63%) Senior Agile Developer
8 15 (9.38%) Website Developer
9 13 (8.13%) .NET Developer
9 13 (8.13%) Perl Developer
10 12 (7.50%) PHP Developer
11 9 (5.63%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 9 (5.63%) Software Engineer
12 8 (5.00%) ABAP Developer
12 8 (5.00%) SAP Developer
12 8 (5.00%) SC Cleared Java Developer
12 8 (5.00%) Unix Developer
13 7 (4.38%) Full Stack Developer
13 7 (4.38%) Perl Web Developer
14 6 (3.75%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (64.38%) CSS
1 103 (64.38%) HTML
2 91 (56.88%) jQuery
3 54 (33.75%) .NET
4 41 (25.63%) XML
5 36 (22.50%) HTML5
6 33 (20.63%) AngularJS
7 28 (17.50%) CSS3
8 22 (13.75%) ASP.NET
9 21 (13.13%) Ajax
10 19 (11.88%) KnockoutJS
10 19 (11.88%) WCF
11 18 (11.25%) XHTML
12 17 (10.63%) ASP.NET Web API
12 17 (10.63%) SOAP
13 15 (9.38%) Spring
13 15 (9.38%) Web Services
14 13 (8.13%) RESTful
15 12 (7.50%) Hibernate
15 12 (7.50%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (3.75%) Mobile App
1 6 (3.75%) Replication
2 4 (2.50%) User Experience
3 3 (1.88%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.25%) W3C
5 1 (0.63%) CESG
5 1 (0.63%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.63%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.63%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.63%) Graphic Design
5 1 (0.63%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 48 (30.00%) Unix
2 13 (8.13%) Linux
2 13 (8.13%) Windows
3 4 (2.50%) Windows 8
4 3 (1.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (64.38%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (48.75%) TDD
3 74 (46.25%) Web Development
4 61 (38.13%) OO
5 52 (32.50%) Software Engineering
6 37 (23.13%) Scrum
7 35 (21.88%) MVC
8 31 (19.38%) Unit Testing
9 24 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
10 20 (12.50%) BDD
11 18 (11.25%) Front End Development
12 17 (10.63%) ATDD
12 17 (10.63%) Mentoring
12 17 (10.63%) Test-First Development
13 16 (10.00%) DevOps
14 15 (9.38%) Document Management
15 11 (6.88%) SDLC
15 11 (6.88%) Workflow
16 10 (6.25%) OOP
16 10 (6.25%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 67 (41.88%) Java
2 48 (30.00%) Perl
3 39 (24.38%) C#
4 25 (15.63%) SQL
5 19 (11.88%) PHP
6 18 (11.25%) TypeScript
7 9 (5.63%) T-SQL
8 8 (5.00%) ABAP
9 6 (3.75%) Go
10 5 (3.13%) Scala
11 4 (2.50%) C
11 4 (2.50%) PL/SQL
11 4 (2.50%) Python
12 3 (1.88%) Apple Swift
12 3 (1.88%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.88%) Objective-C
12 3 (1.88%) PHP 5
13 2 (1.25%) SAPscript
13 2 (1.25%) XPath
14 1 (0.63%) C++
Qualifications
1 37 (23.13%) Security Cleared
2 24 (15.00%) SC Cleared
3 12 (7.50%) DV Cleared
4 11 (6.88%) BPSS Clearance
5 5 (3.13%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.63%) CEH
6 1 (0.63%) CISA
6 1 (0.63%) CISSP
6 1 (0.63%) CREST Certified
6 1 (0.63%) Degree
6 1 (0.63%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.63%) Disclosure Scotland
2 7 (4.38%) QA
3 1 (0.63%) WAI
3 1 (0.63%) WCAG
Vendors
1 9 (5.63%) SAP
2 8 (5.00%) Adobe
2 8 (5.00%) ILOG
2 8 (5.00%) Splunk
3 7 (4.38%) Microsoft
3 7 (4.38%) Zend
4 6 (3.75%) Kofax
5 5 (3.13%) Atlassian
5 5 (3.13%) Sitecore
6 4 (2.50%) Oracle
7 3 (1.88%) Google
7 3 (1.88%) IBM
7 3 (1.88%) Lotus
7 3 (1.88%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.63%) Twitter
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