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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript
Rank 15 25 43
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +18
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 46 21 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 8.83% 5.24% 0.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.49% 18.92% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 16 2
Average daily rate
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£450 £325 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -1.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £258 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £388 £346
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £190.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.10 £32.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-4.30% -1.51%
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
263 111 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 50.48% 27.68% 39.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 80 79
Average daily rate £375 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £263 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 9
Average hourly rate £20.00 £45.00 £15.99
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.55% +181.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.38 £35.50 £12.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £190.00 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.23% -7.14%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +10 39 £465 +20.00% 22
Newport -4 2 £320 -1.53% 1
Torfaen - 1 - - 2
Neath Port Talbot - - - - 1
Glamorgan - - - -
Bridgend - - - - 3
JavaScript
Wales

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 80 (82.47%) HTML
2 78 (80.41%) CSS
3 54 (55.67%) HTML5
4 50 (51.55%) CSS3
5 49 (50.52%) jQuery
6 48 (49.48%) Agile Software Development
7 41 (42.27%) Ajax
8 35 (36.08%) MVC
9 32 (32.99%) .NET
10 27 (27.84%) Scala
11 26 (26.80%) REST
12 25 (25.77%) Git (software)
12 25 (25.77%) JSON
12 25 (25.77%) JUnit
12 25 (25.77%) XML
12 25 (25.77%) Subversion
13 24 (24.74%) ASP.NET
13 24 (24.74%) Jenkins
14 22 (22.68%) C#
14 22 (22.68%) PHP
15 19 (19.59%) SQL
15 19 (19.59%) HTTP
15 19 (19.59%) Jasmine
16 18 (18.56%) OO
17 17 (17.53%) Visual Studio
17 17 (17.53%) Security Cleared
18 16 (16.49%) SQL Server
18 16 (16.49%) Java
19 15 (15.46%) TDD
19 15 (15.46%) Play Framework

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 10 (10.31%) SharePoint
2 8 (8.25%) Apache
3 7 (7.22%) IIS
4 3 (3.09%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (3.09%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (2.06%) Node.js
5 2 (2.06%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.06%) JBoss
5 2 (2.06%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.06%) FileNet
6 1 (1.03%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.03%) ArcGIS
6 1 (1.03%) LiveCycle
6 1 (1.03%) Confluence
6 1 (1.03%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (4.12%) MS Office
1 4 (4.12%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.06%) Fireworks
2 2 (2.06%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (2.06%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.06%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.03%) Doxygen
3 1 (1.03%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (5.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (4.12%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.03%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.03%) Magento
3 1 (1.03%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (19.59%) HTTP
2 5 (5.15%) Intranet
3 4 (4.12%) Internet
4 3 (3.09%) DVB
5 2 (2.06%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.03%) VPN
6 1 (1.03%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (16.49%) SQL Server
2 15 (15.46%) MongoDB
3 7 (7.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (4.12%) MySQL
5 2 (2.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.06%) Ingres
6 1 (1.03%) InterSystems Cache
6 1 (1.03%) MS Access
6 1 (1.03%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 25 (25.77%) JUnit
1 25 (25.77%) Subversion
1 25 (25.77%) Git (software)
2 24 (24.74%) Jenkins
3 19 (19.59%) Jasmine
4 17 (17.53%) Visual Studio
5 7 (7.22%) Cucumber
6 5 (5.15%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (4.12%) Hudson
7 4 (4.12%) QUnit
7 4 (4.12%) JIRA
7 4 (4.12%) Sinon.JS
8 3 (3.09%) Trac
8 3 (3.09%) Selenium
8 3 (3.09%) Eclipse
9 2 (2.06%) NUnit
9 2 (2.06%) DbUnit
9 2 (2.06%) Rhino Mocks
10 1 (1.03%) FitNesse
10 1 (1.03%) Ant
General
1 8 (8.25%) Finance
2 5 (5.15%) Manufacturing
2 5 (5.15%) Electronics
2 5 (5.15%) Telecoms
2 5 (5.15%) Marketing
3 4 (4.12%) Retail
4 3 (3.09%) Publishing
5 2 (2.06%) Front Office
5 2 (2.06%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.03%) Legal
Job Titles
1 90 (92.78%) Developer
2 16 (16.49%) Web Developer
2 16 (16.49%) Scala Developer
3 12 (12.37%) Senior Developer
3 12 (12.37%) .NET Developer
4 9 (9.28%) Java Developer
4 9 (9.28%) Software Developer
5 8 (8.25%) PHP Developer
6 7 (7.22%) SharePoint Developer
6 7 (7.22%) Front-End Developer
7 6 (6.19%) Senior Web Developer
7 6 (6.19%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (4.12%) Java Software Developer
8 4 (4.12%) CRM Developer
9 3 (3.09%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 3 (3.09%) Systems Developer
10 2 (2.06%) C# Developer
10 2 (2.06%) Software Engineer
10 2 (2.06%) JavaScript Developer
10 2 (2.06%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (82.47%) HTML
2 78 (80.41%) CSS
3 54 (55.67%) HTML5
4 50 (51.55%) CSS3
5 49 (50.52%) jQuery
6 41 (42.27%) Ajax
7 32 (32.99%) .NET
8 26 (26.80%) REST
9 25 (25.77%) XML
9 25 (25.77%) JSON
10 24 (24.74%) ASP.NET
11 15 (15.46%) Play Framework
12 12 (12.37%) Web Services
13 11 (11.34%) WCF
14 10 (10.31%) AngularJS
15 9 (9.28%) ASP.NET MVC
16 8 (8.25%) RESTful
16 8 (8.25%) KnockoutJS
17 7 (7.22%) .NET Framework
18 6 (6.19%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.15%) DTV
2 4 (4.12%) NHS
2 4 (4.12%) User Experience
3 3 (3.09%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.06%) Open Source
4 2 (2.06%) W3C
4 2 (2.06%) Human Factors
5 1 (1.03%) MPEG
5 1 (1.03%) Replication
5 1 (1.03%) IPTV
5 1 (1.03%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.03%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.03%) New Media
5 1 (1.03%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.03%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.19%) Android
1 6 (6.19%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (49.48%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (36.08%) MVC
3 18 (18.56%) OO
4 15 (15.46%) TDD
5 14 (14.43%) Scrum
6 12 (12.37%) OOP
7 11 (11.34%) Responsive Web Design
8 9 (9.28%) Web Design
9 8 (8.25%) BDD
10 7 (7.22%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (6.19%) Analytics
12 5 (5.15%) Digital Marketing
12 5 (5.15%) Programme Management
12 5 (5.15%) SOA
12 5 (5.15%) Business Intelligence
13 4 (4.12%) CRM
13 4 (4.12%) Migration
14 3 (3.09%) E-Commerce
14 3 (3.09%) iOS Development
15 2 (2.06%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 27 (27.84%) Scala
2 22 (22.68%) C#
2 22 (22.68%) PHP
3 19 (19.59%) SQL
4 16 (16.49%) Java
5 12 (12.37%) Python
6 8 (8.25%) Ruby
7 6 (6.19%) C++
8 4 (4.12%) Perl
9 3 (3.09%) VB
10 2 (2.06%) C
10 2 (2.06%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.03%) Embedded C
11 1 (1.03%) Embedded C++
11 1 (1.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (17.53%) Security Cleared
2 13 (13.40%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.06%) Degree
3 2 (2.06%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (1.03%) BC Cleared
4 1 (1.03%) MCSD
4 1 (1.03%) ISEB
4 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.03%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.03%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.03%) ISO 14001
Vendors
1 13 (13.40%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.15%) SAP
3 3 (3.09%) Adobe
4 2 (2.06%) ILOG
4 2 (2.06%) Oracle
5 1 (1.03%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.03%) IBM
5 1 (1.03%) Kofax
5 1 (1.03%) Perforce
5 1 (1.03%) Google
5 1 (1.03%) Zend
5 1 (1.03%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.03%) Splunk
South Wales
Reed Professional Services
Rate: £150 - £300 per day + DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
South Wales
CPS Group
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 20 days ago