The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the South Wales region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 20 34 17
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -17
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 48 13 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 7.92% 3.03% 6.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.02% 10.08% 19.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 10 21
Average daily rate
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£265 £275 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.63% -24.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £310 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £306 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.12% +2.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +13.33%
Programming Languages Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
218 129 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 35.97% 30.07% 33.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 93 94
Average daily rate £325 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £271 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £423 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 7
Average hourly rate £20.13 £35.00 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.50% +47.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.03 £19.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.68 £51.00 £25.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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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 31 July 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 31 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +19 38 £255 -7.27% 12
Newport -10 8 £350 +19.65% 1
Torfaen -4 1 £375 - 1
Vale of Glamorgan - - - -
Bridgend - - - - 3
Caerphilly - - - -
Monmouthshire - - - -
Gwent - - - -
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JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 75 (82.42%) HTML
2 65 (71.43%) CSS
3 37 (40.66%) Java
4 28 (30.77%) SQL
4 28 (30.77%) XML
5 25 (27.47%) Spring
5 25 (27.47%) HTML5
6 23 (25.27%) J2EE
7 22 (24.18%) Hibernate
7 22 (24.18%) jQuery
8 21 (23.08%) .NET
9 20 (21.98%) Ajax
10 14 (15.38%) Web Design
11 13 (14.29%) UML
11 13 (14.29%) RDBMS
11 13 (14.29%) CSS3
11 13 (14.29%) Relational Database
12 12 (13.19%) SQL Server
13 11 (12.09%) PHP
13 11 (12.09%) Web Services
13 11 (12.09%) RAD
13 11 (12.09%) SharePoint
13 11 (12.09%) Responsive Web Design
14 10 (10.99%) Git (software)
14 10 (10.99%) JSF
14 10 (10.99%) Software Engineering
14 10 (10.99%) JSON
15 9 (9.89%) Subversion
15 9 (9.89%) Maven
15 9 (9.89%) OO

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 11 (12.09%) SharePoint
2 7 (7.69%) CMS
3 6 (6.59%) WebSphere
3 6 (6.59%) WebLogic
3 6 (6.59%) Tomcat
4 5 (5.49%) Kentico
5 4 (4.40%) Node.js
5 4 (4.40%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (3.30%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (3.30%) Umbraco
6 3 (3.30%) IIS
6 3 (3.30%) Apache
6 3 (3.30%) ArcGIS
7 2 (2.20%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (2.20%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.10%) WordPress
8 1 (1.10%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (2.20%) Photoshop
1 2 (2.20%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 2 (2.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.10%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.30%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (3.30%) Basecamp
1 3 (3.30%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.79%) HTTP
2 7 (7.69%) Intranet
3 3 (3.30%) Internet
3 3 (3.30%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (14.29%) RDBMS
1 13 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 12 (13.19%) SQL Server
3 7 (7.69%) MongoDB
4 4 (4.40%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.20%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (2.20%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.10%) MySQL
6 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (10.99%) Git (software)
2 9 (9.89%) Subversion
2 9 (9.89%) Maven
3 8 (8.79%) Ant
3 8 (8.79%) JUnit
3 8 (8.79%) Jenkins
4 5 (5.49%) Jasmine
5 4 (4.40%) Eclipse
6 3 (3.30%) JIRA
6 3 (3.30%) Selenium
6 3 (3.30%) Apache Ivy
6 3 (3.30%) Mercurial
6 3 (3.30%) JBehave
6 3 (3.30%) WebDriver
6 3 (3.30%) Cucumber
6 3 (3.30%) Hudson
6 3 (3.30%) SoapUI
7 2 (2.20%) Grunt
7 2 (2.20%) JMeter
7 2 (2.20%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (5.49%) Finance
2 3 (3.30%) Banking
3 2 (2.20%) Retail
3 2 (2.20%) Advertising
3 2 (2.20%) Publishing
4 1 (1.10%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.10%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 80 (87.91%) Developer
2 25 (27.47%) Java Developer
3 13 (14.29%) Front-End Developer
4 11 (12.09%) UI Programmer
4 11 (12.09%) Web Developer
4 11 (12.09%) UI Developer
5 7 (7.69%) UI Designer
5 7 (7.69%) Designer
6 6 (6.59%) Scala Developer
6 6 (6.59%) Software Engineer
7 5 (5.49%) Web Designer
8 4 (4.40%) .NET Developer
8 4 (4.40%) PHP Developer
9 3 (3.30%) GIS Developer
9 3 (3.30%) JavaScript Developer
9 3 (3.30%) Senior Software Engineer
9 3 (3.30%) Software Developer
9 3 (3.30%) Automated Test Developer
10 2 (2.20%) Technical Developer
10 2 (2.20%) CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (82.42%) HTML
2 65 (71.43%) CSS
3 28 (30.77%) XML
4 25 (27.47%) Spring
4 25 (27.47%) HTML5
5 23 (25.27%) J2EE
6 22 (24.18%) Hibernate
6 22 (24.18%) jQuery
7 21 (23.08%) .NET
8 20 (21.98%) Ajax
9 13 (14.29%) CSS3
10 11 (12.09%) Web Services
11 10 (10.99%) JSF
11 10 (10.99%) JSON
12 8 (8.79%) PrimeFaces
13 7 (7.69%) REST
13 7 (7.69%) Play Framework
13 7 (7.69%) JSP
14 6 (6.59%) ASP.NET
14 6 (6.59%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.59%) Visualisation
2 5 (5.49%) GIS
3 3 (3.30%) Open Source
3 3 (3.30%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.30%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (1.10%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.10%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.69%) Windows
2 6 (6.59%) Linux
3 3 (3.30%) Android
3 3 (3.30%) Apple iOS
3 3 (3.30%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (15.38%) Web Design
2 13 (14.29%) UML
3 11 (12.09%) RAD
3 11 (12.09%) Responsive Web Design
4 10 (10.99%) Software Engineering
5 9 (9.89%) OO
6 8 (8.79%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (8.79%) Scrum
7 7 (7.69%) MVC
7 7 (7.69%) Web Accessibility
8 6 (6.59%) BDD
8 6 (6.59%) Unit Testing
8 6 (6.59%) TDD
8 6 (6.59%) OOD
9 5 (5.49%) Kanban
9 5 (5.49%) Web Development
9 5 (5.49%) Cyber Security
10 3 (3.30%) Automation Testing
10 3 (3.30%) Data Governance
10 3 (3.30%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 37 (40.66%) Java
2 28 (30.77%) SQL
3 11 (12.09%) PHP
4 9 (9.89%) C#
4 9 (9.89%) Scala
5 4 (4.40%) C++
6 3 (3.30%) Groovy
6 3 (3.30%) XQuery
6 3 (3.30%) XPath
7 2 (2.20%) PHP5
7 2 (2.20%) PHP4
7 2 (2.20%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.10%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.10%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (6.59%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.30%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.10%) MCSD
3 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.10%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.69%) WCAG
1 7 (7.69%) WAI
Systems Management
1 4 (4.40%) Kibana
2 3 (3.30%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (5.49%) Oracle
1 5 (5.49%) Zend
2 4 (4.40%) IBM
2 4 (4.40%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.30%) Sitecore
3 3 (3.30%) HP
3 3 (3.30%) ESRI
4 2 (2.20%) Adobe
5 1 (1.10%) Thunderhead
Newport, Gwent
Montash
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
South Wales
CPS Group
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 16 days ago