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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 16 37 28
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -9
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 51 13 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 8.96% 2.78% 4.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.73% 7.26% 11.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 9 13
Average daily rate
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£325 £250 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £313 £347
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £313
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £12.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -21.87%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +16.66%
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
246 179 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 43.23% 38.33% 35.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 118 82
Average daily rate £338 £285 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% -8.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £398 £397
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 13 8
Average hourly rate £25.00 £18.97 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.78% +5.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.53 £11.50 £12.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.30 £35.00 £63.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 October 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +22 40 £325 +34.02% 10
Newport -11 6 £325 +4.00% 8
Vale of Glamorgan - 3 £205 -
Neath Port Talbot - - - - 1
Bridgend - - - - 2
Caerphilly - - - - 1
Glamorgan - - - -
Monmouthshire - - - -
Torfaen - - - - 1
Blaenau Gwent - - - - 1
JavaScript
Wales

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales region citing JavaScript also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited JavaScript.

1 91 (85.85%) HTML
2 78 (73.58%) CSS
3 42 (39.62%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (38.68%) HTML5
5 38 (35.85%) SQL
6 37 (34.91%) Java
7 36 (33.96%) jQuery
8 34 (32.08%) XML
9 30 (28.30%) CSS3
10 29 (27.36%) Ajax
11 27 (25.47%) .NET
12 25 (23.58%) PHP
13 24 (22.64%) Spring
13 24 (22.64%) MVC
14 21 (19.81%) OO
15 20 (18.87%) J2EE
15 20 (18.87%) Hibernate
16 17 (16.04%) SQL Server
16 17 (16.04%) C#
17 16 (15.09%) ASP.NET
17 16 (15.09%) Responsive Web Design
18 15 (14.15%) Web Design
19 14 (13.21%) Relational Database
20 13 (12.26%) TDD
20 13 (12.26%) Web Services
20 13 (12.26%) UML
20 13 (12.26%) RDBMS
21 12 (11.32%) OOP
21 12 (11.32%) Scrum
22 11 (10.38%) Subversion

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales region citing JavaScript also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited JavaScript. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (8.49%) Apache
1 9 (8.49%) SharePoint
2 6 (5.66%) Tomcat
2 6 (5.66%) WebSphere
3 5 (4.72%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (4.72%) Node.js
3 5 (4.72%) WebLogic
4 4 (3.77%) IIS
5 2 (1.89%) ArcGIS
5 2 (1.89%) FileNet
5 2 (1.89%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.94%) Drupal
6 1 (0.94%) WordPress
6 1 (0.94%) LiveCycle
6 1 (0.94%) Confluence
6 1 (0.94%) CMS
6 1 (0.94%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.94%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (0.94%) MS Office
1 1 (0.94%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 2 (1.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.94%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.94%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.83%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (2.83%) Basecamp
1 3 (2.83%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.66%) HTTP
2 4 (3.77%) Intranet
2 4 (3.77%) Internet
3 2 (1.89%) SSL
4 1 (0.94%) VPN
4 1 (0.94%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (16.04%) SQL Server
2 14 (13.21%) Relational Database
3 13 (12.26%) RDBMS
4 4 (3.77%) Hadoop
5 3 (2.83%) MySQL
6 2 (1.89%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.89%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.89%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.94%) InterSystems Cache
7 1 (0.94%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 11 (10.38%) Subversion
1 11 (10.38%) Git (software)
2 8 (7.55%) Ant
2 8 (7.55%) Maven
3 7 (6.60%) Visual Studio
4 6 (5.66%) JIRA
4 6 (5.66%) Cucumber
4 6 (5.66%) Hudson
4 6 (5.66%) Jenkins
5 5 (4.72%) Jasmine
5 5 (4.72%) Selenium
5 5 (4.72%) Eclipse
5 5 (4.72%) JUnit
6 4 (3.77%) QUnit
6 4 (3.77%) Sinon.JS
7 3 (2.83%) Trac
8 2 (1.89%) Grunt
8 2 (1.89%) Apache Ivy
8 2 (1.89%) SoapUI
8 2 (1.89%) NUnit
General
1 7 (6.60%) Finance
2 5 (4.72%) Retail
3 3 (2.83%) Marketing
3 3 (2.83%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.89%) Advertising
4 2 (1.89%) Banking
4 2 (1.89%) Front Office
4 2 (1.89%) Electronics
4 2 (1.89%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 96 (90.57%) Developer
2 27 (25.47%) Java Developer
3 13 (12.26%) Web Developer
4 12 (11.32%) Senior Developer
5 10 (9.43%) PHP Developer
6 8 (7.55%) .NET Developer
7 7 (6.60%) Front-End Developer
8 6 (5.66%) UI Programmer
8 6 (5.66%) UI Developer
8 6 (5.66%) Software Developer
8 6 (5.66%) Senior Web Developer
9 5 (4.72%) ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (4.72%) Software Engineer
9 5 (4.72%) JavaScript Developer
9 5 (4.72%) UI Designer
9 5 (4.72%) Designer
10 4 (3.77%) SharePoint Developer
11 3 (2.83%) Senior Software Engineer
11 3 (2.83%) Web Designer
11 3 (2.83%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (85.85%) HTML
2 78 (73.58%) CSS
3 41 (38.68%) HTML5
4 36 (33.96%) jQuery
5 34 (32.08%) XML
6 30 (28.30%) CSS3
7 29 (27.36%) Ajax
8 27 (25.47%) .NET
9 24 (22.64%) Spring
10 20 (18.87%) Hibernate
10 20 (18.87%) J2EE
11 16 (15.09%) ASP.NET
12 13 (12.26%) Web Services
13 11 (10.38%) JSON
14 10 (9.43%) AngularJS
15 8 (7.55%) JSF
16 7 (6.60%) JSP
16 7 (6.60%) Sass
16 7 (6.60%) REST
17 6 (5.66%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.60%) User Experience
2 6 (5.66%) Visualisation
3 3 (2.83%) Open Source
3 3 (2.83%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.83%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.89%) Mobile Banking
4 2 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.89%) W3C
4 2 (1.89%) DTV
5 1 (0.94%) GIS
5 1 (0.94%) Replication
5 1 (0.94%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.94%) NHS
5 1 (0.94%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.49%) Android
1 9 (8.49%) Apple iOS
2 6 (5.66%) Windows
2 6 (5.66%) Linux
3 2 (1.89%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (39.62%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (22.64%) MVC
3 21 (19.81%) OO
4 16 (15.09%) Responsive Web Design
5 15 (14.15%) Web Design
6 13 (12.26%) UML
6 13 (12.26%) TDD
7 12 (11.32%) Scrum
7 12 (11.32%) OOP
8 11 (10.38%) RAD
9 9 (8.49%) BDD
10 7 (6.60%) Coaching
10 7 (6.60%) Software Engineering
11 6 (5.66%) Unit Testing
11 6 (5.66%) Analytics
12 5 (4.72%) Cyber Security
12 5 (4.72%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (4.72%) OOD
13 4 (3.77%) SOA
13 4 (3.77%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 38 (35.85%) SQL
2 37 (34.91%) Java
3 25 (23.58%) PHP
4 17 (16.04%) C#
5 10 (9.43%) Python
6 8 (7.55%) Ruby
7 7 (6.60%) Scala
8 3 (2.83%) VB
8 3 (2.83%) C++
9 2 (1.89%) Perl
9 2 (1.89%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.89%) XQuery
9 2 (1.89%) Objective-C
9 2 (1.89%) XPath
9 2 (1.89%) PHP5
9 2 (1.89%) PHP4
9 2 (1.89%) Groovy
10 1 (0.94%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (10.38%) Security Cleared
2 7 (6.60%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.83%) Degree
4 2 (1.89%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.94%) MCSD
5 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.77%) WCAG
1 4 (3.77%) WAI
Systems Management
1 4 (3.77%) Kibana
2 2 (1.89%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (8.49%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.66%) Oracle
3 5 (4.72%) IBM
4 2 (1.89%) SAP
4 2 (1.89%) HP
5 1 (0.94%) ILOG
5 1 (0.94%) ESRI
5 1 (0.94%) Kofax
5 1 (0.94%) Thunderhead
5 1 (0.94%) Google
5 1 (0.94%) Zend
5 1 (0.94%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.94%) Splunk
5 1 (0.94%) Business Objects
5 1 (0.94%) Adobe
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