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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 16 8 15
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +7
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 59 98 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 9.35% 16.53% 11.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.60% 29.25% 22.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 82 45
Median daily rate £381 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.30% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £250 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £430 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £29.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -7.69%
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
301 335 281
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 47.70% 56.49% 53.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 275 201
Median daily rate £425 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 7
Median hourly rate £40.00 £24.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.26% +22.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 -9 32 £310 -3.87% 11
Newport -13 8 £383 -4.37% 5
JavaScript
Wales

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 68 (70.83%) HTML
1 68 (70.83%) CSS
2 44 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (37.50%) .NET
4 34 (35.42%) C#
5 33 (34.38%) HTML5
6 32 (33.33%) AngularJS
7 30 (31.25%) Web Development
8 28 (29.17%) ASP.NET
9 27 (28.13%) jQuery
10 26 (27.08%) CSS3
10 26 (27.08%) MVC
11 22 (22.92%) Java
12 20 (20.83%) TDD
12 20 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
13 19 (19.79%) Security Cleared
13 19 (19.79%) SQL Server
14 18 (18.75%) Unit Testing
15 17 (17.71%) SC Cleared
15 17 (17.71%) Front End Development
16 16 (16.67%) WCF
17 15 (15.63%) REST
18 14 (14.58%) Git (software)
18 14 (14.58%) Amazon AWS
18 14 (14.58%) SQL
19 13 (13.54%) Visual Studio
19 13 (13.54%) BDD
19 13 (13.54%) Jenkins
20 12 (12.50%) TypeScript
20 12 (12.50%) Web Services

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 8 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.08%) GeoServer
2 2 (2.08%) IIS
2 2 (2.08%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.08%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (2.08%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (2.08%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (1.04%) Apache
3 1 (1.04%) CMS
3 1 (1.04%) JBoss
3 1 (1.04%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.04%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.04%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.04%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (5.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (14.58%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.04%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.08%) Extranet
1 2 (2.08%) Intranet
2 1 (1.04%) Network Security
2 1 (1.04%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (19.79%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.46%) MongoDB
2 11 (11.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (10.42%) Couchbase
3 10 (10.42%) NoSQL
3 10 (10.42%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (9.38%) Relational Database
5 6 (6.25%) MySQL
6 4 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (3.13%) GIS
8 2 (2.08%) InterSystems Cache
8 2 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.04%) Big Data
9 1 (1.04%) HPCC
9 1 (1.04%) Neo4j
9 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 14 (14.58%) Git (software)
2 13 (13.54%) Jenkins
2 13 (13.54%) Visual Studio
3 9 (9.38%) Subversion
4 7 (7.29%) Mercurial
5 6 (6.25%) TeamCity
6 5 (5.21%) MbUnit
6 5 (5.21%) MSTest
6 5 (5.21%) NUnit
6 5 (5.21%) Selenium
6 5 (5.21%) SpecFlow
7 3 (3.13%) Cucumber
7 3 (3.13%) Jasmine
7 3 (3.13%) Mocha
7 3 (3.13%) WebDriver
8 2 (2.08%) Ant
8 2 (2.08%) Grunt
8 2 (2.08%) gulp
8 2 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (1.04%) JUnit
General
1 9 (9.38%) Marketing
2 8 (8.33%) Finance
2 8 (8.33%) Publishing
3 5 (5.21%) Electronics
3 5 (5.21%) Manufacturing
3 5 (5.21%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.04%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 90 (93.75%) Developer
2 21 (21.88%) .NET Developer
3 19 (19.79%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 17 (17.71%) Web Developer
5 11 (11.46%) Java Developer
6 8 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 8 (8.33%) Cloud Developer
7 6 (6.25%) Applications Developer
7 6 (6.25%) HTML Developer
7 6 (6.25%) Software Engineer
8 5 (5.21%) Administrator
8 5 (5.21%) C# Developer
8 5 (5.21%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 5 (5.21%) HTML CSS Developer
8 5 (5.21%) ITSM Developer
8 5 (5.21%) JavaScript Developer
8 5 (5.21%) PHP Developer
8 5 (5.21%) Senior Developer
8 5 (5.21%) ServiceNow Developer
8 5 (5.21%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (70.83%) CSS
1 68 (70.83%) HTML
2 36 (37.50%) .NET
3 33 (34.38%) HTML5
4 32 (33.33%) AngularJS
5 28 (29.17%) ASP.NET
6 27 (28.13%) jQuery
7 26 (27.08%) CSS3
8 16 (16.67%) WCF
9 15 (15.63%) REST
10 12 (12.50%) Web Services
11 11 (11.46%) ASP.NET Web API
11 11 (11.46%) KnockoutJS
12 10 (10.42%) Ajax
12 10 (10.42%) ASP.NET MVC
13 9 (9.38%) XML
14 7 (7.29%) JSON
15 6 (6.25%) Highcharts JS
15 6 (6.25%) LESS
15 6 (6.25%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.29%) User Experience
2 6 (6.25%) Telematics
2 6 (6.25%) Visualisation
3 5 (5.21%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.17%) W3C
5 2 (2.08%) Digital TV
5 2 (2.08%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.04%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.04%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.04%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.04%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.04%) iPad
6 1 (1.04%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.21%) Linux
2 3 (3.13%) Android
2 3 (3.13%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.08%) Windows
4 1 (1.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (31.25%) Web Development
3 26 (27.08%) MVC
4 20 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
4 20 (20.83%) TDD
5 18 (18.75%) Unit Testing
6 17 (17.71%) Front End Development
7 13 (13.54%) BDD
8 11 (11.46%) Scrum
9 10 (10.42%) Open Source
9 10 (10.42%) Software Engineering
9 10 (10.42%) Test Automation
10 9 (9.38%) Domain-Driven Design
10 9 (9.38%) OO
10 9 (9.38%) Web Design
11 8 (8.33%) Configuration Management
11 8 (8.33%) Software Delivery
12 6 (6.25%) CRM
12 6 (6.25%) Data Visualisation
12 6 (6.25%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 34 (35.42%) C#
2 22 (22.92%) Java
3 14 (14.58%) SQL
4 12 (12.50%) TypeScript
5 8 (8.33%) PHP
6 4 (4.17%) Python
6 4 (4.17%) VB.NET
7 3 (3.13%) Scala
8 2 (2.08%) PHP 5
9 1 (1.04%) C++
9 1 (1.04%) Groovy
9 1 (1.04%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.04%) VB
9 1 (1.04%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (19.79%) Security Cleared
2 17 (17.71%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.21%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.04%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.04%) Degree
4 1 (1.04%) MCP
4 1 (1.04%) MCSD
4 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.33%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.04%) WAI
2 1 (1.04%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (2.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (8.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (6.25%) Microsoft
1 6 (6.25%) SAP
1 6 (6.25%) Sitecore
2 5 (5.21%) ServiceNow
3 2 (2.08%) OpenText
3 2 (2.08%) VMware
3 2 (2.08%) Xamarin
4 1 (1.04%) Cloudera
4 1 (1.04%) Oracle
4 1 (1.04%) Zend