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 3 September 2015 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 11 14 35
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +21
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 88 57 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 13.08% 9.79% 3.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.03% 25.79% 10.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 50 14
Average daily rate
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£275 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £248 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £400 £312
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £9.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.59 £33.73 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+8.48% -5.00%
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
314 221 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 46.66% 37.97% 35.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 172 123
Average daily rate £330 £325 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% +10.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £374 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 1 4
Average hourly rate £16.00 £145.00 £15.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-88.96% +858.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £145.00 £12.31
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £145.00 £43.08
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +2.94%

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 3 September 2015.

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 3 September 2015. 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 -1 60 £270 +1.88% 14
Newport +6 19 £375 +7.14% 1
Neath Port Talbot - 6 £240 -
Monmouthshire - 1 - - 1
JavaScript
Wales

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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.

1 114 (87.69%) HTML
2 74 (56.92%) CSS
3 66 (50.77%) XML
4 59 (45.38%) Web Services
5 54 (41.54%) Java
6 50 (38.46%) .NET
7 47 (36.15%) Agile Software Development
8 44 (33.85%) C#
8 44 (33.85%) SQL
8 44 (33.85%) SOAP
9 43 (33.08%) AngularJS
10 42 (32.31%) HTTP
11 39 (30.00%) OO
12 38 (29.23%) Oracle
12 38 (29.23%) Spring
13 37 (28.46%) ASP.NET
14 36 (27.69%) SQL Server
15 33 (25.38%) Scrum
15 33 (25.38%) Web Development
16 32 (24.62%) Microsoft
17 30 (23.08%) MVC
18 28 (21.54%) JPA
19 27 (20.77%) HTML5
19 27 (20.77%) JSP
20 26 (20.00%) Struts
20 26 (20.00%) JDBC
20 26 (20.00%) Relational Database
21 25 (19.23%) MySQL
22 21 (16.15%) jQuery
23 20 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 13 (10.00%) Tomcat
2 9 (6.92%) JBoss
3 7 (5.38%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (3.85%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (3.85%) WebLogic
4 5 (3.85%) FileNet
4 5 (3.85%) WebSphere
4 5 (3.85%) Mule
5 3 (2.31%) Node.js
5 3 (2.31%) CMS
6 2 (1.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (1.54%) Liferay
6 2 (1.54%) Oracle Service Bus
6 2 (1.54%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.77%) WordPress
7 1 (0.77%) nginx
7 1 (0.77%) ArcSDE
7 1 (0.77%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (0.77%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.77%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (3.85%) MS Office
1 5 (3.85%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.54%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.77%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 4 (3.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.54%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.77%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 42 (32.31%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (27.69%) SQL Server
2 26 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 25 (19.23%) MySQL
4 20 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (3.08%) Oracle Database
6 4 (3.08%) MongoDB
6 4 (3.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (3.08%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (3.08%) RDBMS
6 4 (3.08%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (2.31%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.77%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (12.31%) Eclipse
2 9 (6.92%) Visual Studio
2 9 (6.92%) Subversion
3 8 (6.15%) Maven
4 7 (5.38%) Git (software)
4 7 (5.38%) Ant
5 5 (3.85%) SoapUI
6 4 (3.08%) JMeter
7 3 (2.31%) QUnit
7 3 (2.31%) Jasmine
7 3 (2.31%) Jenkins
7 3 (2.31%) Karma Test Runner
8 2 (1.54%) IntelliJ
8 2 (1.54%) Toad
8 2 (1.54%) JDeveloper
8 2 (1.54%) Rational Application Developer
8 2 (1.54%) Hudson
8 2 (1.54%) Apache Continuum
8 2 (1.54%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.77%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (8.46%) Pharmaceutical
1 11 (8.46%) Finance
2 2 (1.54%) Legal
2 2 (1.54%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.77%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 117 (90.00%) Developer
2 40 (30.77%) Java Developer
3 29 (22.31%) .NET Developer
4 9 (6.92%) Front-End Developer
5 8 (6.15%) SQL Developer
6 7 (5.38%) Web Developer
6 7 (5.38%) AWS Developer
7 6 (4.62%) Full Stack Developer
8 5 (3.85%) Tester
8 5 (3.85%) Senior Developer
9 4 (3.08%) VB Developer
9 4 (3.08%) ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (3.08%) Senior .NET Developer
9 4 (3.08%) VB6 Developer
9 4 (3.08%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 4 (3.08%) CRM Developer
9 4 (3.08%) Designer
10 3 (2.31%) Front-End Web Developer
10 3 (2.31%) Agile .NET Developer
10 3 (2.31%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (87.69%) HTML
2 74 (56.92%) CSS
3 66 (50.77%) XML
4 59 (45.38%) Web Services
5 50 (38.46%) .NET
6 44 (33.85%) SOAP
7 43 (33.08%) AngularJS
8 38 (29.23%) Spring
9 37 (28.46%) ASP.NET
10 28 (21.54%) JPA
11 27 (20.77%) JSP
11 27 (20.77%) HTML5
12 26 (20.00%) Struts
12 26 (20.00%) JDBC
13 21 (16.15%) jQuery
14 18 (13.85%) ASP.NET MVC
14 18 (13.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 16 (12.31%) CSS3
16 15 (11.54%) Hibernate
16 15 (11.54%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.00%) User Experience
2 9 (6.92%) NHS
3 3 (2.31%) Visualisation
4 2 (1.54%) W3C
5 1 (0.77%) GIS
5 1 (0.77%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.77%) CMDB
5 1 (0.77%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.38%) UNIX
1 7 (5.38%) Linux
2 6 (4.62%) Windows
3 1 (0.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (36.15%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (30.00%) OO
3 33 (25.38%) Scrum
3 33 (25.38%) Web Development
4 30 (23.08%) MVC
5 17 (13.08%) TDD
6 16 (12.31%) Unit Testing
7 13 (10.00%) OOD
8 10 (7.69%) UML
9 9 (6.92%) SOA
10 8 (6.15%) SDLC
11 7 (5.38%) Use Case
11 7 (5.38%) CRM
12 6 (4.62%) RAD
12 6 (4.62%) Coaching
13 5 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
13 5 (3.85%) Open Source
13 5 (3.85%) OOA/OOD
13 5 (3.85%) Data Modelling
13 5 (3.85%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 54 (41.54%) Java
2 44 (33.85%) C#
2 44 (33.85%) SQL
3 9 (6.92%) PHP
4 5 (3.85%) PL/SQL
4 5 (3.85%) T-SQL
4 5 (3.85%) BeanShell
5 4 (3.08%) VB
5 4 (3.08%) VBA
5 4 (3.08%) VB6
5 4 (3.08%) Scala
6 3 (2.31%) Ruby
6 3 (2.31%) ActionScript
6 3 (2.31%) Perl
7 2 (1.54%) Python
8 1 (0.77%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.77%) COBOL
8 1 (0.77%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 13 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (6.15%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.54%) ISEB
4 1 (0.77%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (3.08%) Shibboleth
2 2 (1.54%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.77%) Puppet
1 1 (0.77%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.77%) Ansible
Vendors
1 38 (29.23%) Oracle
2 32 (24.62%) Microsoft
3 11 (8.46%) IBM
4 3 (2.31%) Google
5 2 (1.54%) OpenText
5 2 (1.54%) Micro Focus
6 1 (0.77%) ESRI
6 1 (0.77%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.77%) Sage
6 1 (0.77%) Mapinfo
6 1 (0.77%) ServiceNow
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