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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 18 15 20
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 34 60 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 6.77% 9.87% 8.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.44% 22.56% 24.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 50 45
Median daily rate £425 £250 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+70.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £214 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £376 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £9.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £36.75 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+8.84% +20.49%
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
195 266 235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 38.84% 43.75% 37.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 193 175
Median daily rate £400 £335 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% -4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 4
Median hourly rate £55.00 £17.15 £20.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+220.69% -14.78%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 -8 22 £475 +90.00% 17
Newport +4 3 £300 - 1
JavaScript
Wales

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 106 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (65.41%) CSS
3 101 (63.52%) HTML
4 95 (59.75%) jQuery
5 81 (50.94%) TDD
6 79 (49.69%) Web Development
7 63 (39.62%) Java
8 58 (36.48%) .NET
9 55 (34.59%) Selenium
10 53 (33.33%) OO
11 45 (28.30%) Software Engineering
12 44 (27.67%) HTML5
13 43 (27.04%) C#
13 43 (27.04%) Unix
14 42 (26.42%) Perl
14 42 (26.42%) MVC
15 40 (25.16%) AngularJS
16 39 (24.53%) Scrum
16 39 (24.53%) Visual Studio
17 38 (23.90%) Unit Testing
18 37 (23.27%) Security Cleared
18 37 (23.27%) Cucumber
19 36 (22.64%) CSS3
20 33 (20.75%) XML
20 33 (20.75%) Continuous Integration
21 31 (19.50%) WCF
22 28 (17.61%) KnockoutJS
22 28 (17.61%) TypeScript
22 28 (17.61%) ASP.NET Web API
23 27 (16.98%) BDD

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 11 (6.92%) JBoss
2 8 (5.03%) Confluence
2 8 (5.03%) FileNet
2 8 (5.03%) LiveCycle
3 7 (4.40%) Tomcat
4 6 (3.77%) GeoServer
4 6 (3.77%) IIS
5 5 (3.14%) MQSeries
6 4 (2.52%) Apache
6 4 (2.52%) WebLogic
6 4 (2.52%) WebSphere
7 3 (1.89%) CMS
7 3 (1.89%) IBM Notes
7 3 (1.89%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.26%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (1.26%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 6 (3.77%) Gliffy
1 6 (3.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.14%) SaaS
2 3 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.63%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.52%) LDAP
1 4 (2.52%) SSL
1 4 (2.52%) VPN
2 3 (1.89%) FTP
3 1 (0.63%) Internet
3 1 (0.63%) Network Security
3 1 (0.63%) Wireless
3 1 (0.63%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (16.98%) SQL Server
2 14 (8.81%) MongoDB
2 14 (8.81%) NoSQL
3 12 (7.55%) Couchbase
4 10 (6.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (6.29%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (5.66%) MySQL
5 9 (5.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (3.77%) BusinessObjects
6 6 (3.77%) Relational Database
6 6 (3.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (2.52%) Oracle Database
7 4 (2.52%) Oracle Database 12c
7 4 (2.52%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.26%) Redis
9 1 (0.63%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 55 (34.59%) Selenium
2 39 (24.53%) Visual Studio
3 37 (23.27%) Cucumber
4 24 (15.09%) MbUnit
4 24 (15.09%) MSTest
4 24 (15.09%) NUnit
5 23 (14.47%) Git (software)
6 15 (9.43%) Subversion
7 14 (8.81%) JIRA
8 12 (7.55%) Ant
8 12 (7.55%) Maven
9 11 (6.92%) Eclipse
10 10 (6.29%) DbUnit
10 10 (6.29%) JUnit
10 10 (6.29%) Spock
11 8 (5.03%) Hudson
11 8 (5.03%) Jenkins
11 8 (5.03%) Mercurial
11 8 (5.03%) TeamCity
12 7 (4.40%) SpecFlow
General
1 27 (16.98%) Legal
2 20 (12.58%) Finance
3 3 (1.89%) Publishing
4 2 (1.26%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.26%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.63%) Games
Job Titles
1 136 (85.53%) Developer
2 35 (22.01%) Web Developer
3 23 (14.47%) Agile Developer
4 20 (12.58%) .NET Developer
5 19 (11.95%) Senior Developer
6 18 (11.32%) JavaScript Developer
7 17 (10.69%) Java Developer
7 17 (10.69%) Senior Agile Developer
8 15 (9.43%) Website Developer
9 12 (7.55%) Perl Developer
10 11 (6.92%) PHP Developer
11 8 (5.03%) ABAP Developer
11 8 (5.03%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 8 (5.03%) SAP Developer
11 8 (5.03%) SC Cleared Java Developer
11 8 (5.03%) Unix Developer
12 7 (4.40%) Perl Web Developer
12 7 (4.40%) Software Engineer
12 7 (4.40%) UI Developer
13 6 (3.77%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (65.41%) CSS
2 101 (63.52%) HTML
3 95 (59.75%) jQuery
4 58 (36.48%) .NET
5 44 (27.67%) HTML5
6 40 (25.16%) AngularJS
7 36 (22.64%) CSS3
8 33 (20.75%) XML
9 31 (19.50%) WCF
10 28 (17.61%) ASP.NET Web API
10 28 (17.61%) KnockoutJS
11 25 (15.72%) ASP.NET
12 16 (10.06%) SOAP
13 14 (8.81%) Ajax
13 14 (8.81%) Spring
13 14 (8.81%) Web Services
14 12 (7.55%) JSF
14 12 (7.55%) XHTML
15 11 (6.92%) Hibernate
15 11 (6.92%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (3.77%) Mobile App
1 6 (3.77%) Replication
2 4 (2.52%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.52%) User Experience
3 2 (1.26%) Digital Media
3 2 (1.26%) Digital TV
3 2 (1.26%) IPTV
3 2 (1.26%) W3C
4 1 (0.63%) CESG
4 1 (0.63%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.63%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.63%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.63%) Graphic Design
4 1 (0.63%) New Media
4 1 (0.63%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 43 (27.04%) Unix
2 11 (6.92%) Linux
3 10 (6.29%) Windows
4 4 (2.52%) Windows 8
5 3 (1.89%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (50.94%) TDD
3 79 (49.69%) Web Development
4 53 (33.33%) OO
5 45 (28.30%) Software Engineering
6 42 (26.42%) MVC
7 39 (24.53%) Scrum
8 38 (23.90%) Unit Testing
9 33 (20.75%) Continuous Integration
10 27 (16.98%) BDD
11 24 (15.09%) ATDD
11 24 (15.09%) DevOps
11 24 (15.09%) Test-First Development
12 17 (10.69%) Mentoring
13 15 (9.43%) Document Management
13 15 (9.43%) Front End Development
13 15 (9.43%) Test Automation
14 12 (7.55%) Workflow
15 11 (6.92%) OOP
16 10 (6.29%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 63 (39.62%) Java
2 43 (27.04%) C#
3 42 (26.42%) Perl
4 28 (17.61%) TypeScript
5 21 (13.21%) SQL
6 19 (11.95%) PHP
7 9 (5.66%) T-SQL
8 8 (5.03%) ABAP
9 5 (3.14%) Python
10 4 (2.52%) C
10 4 (2.52%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.89%) Apple Swift
11 3 (1.89%) Bash Shell
11 3 (1.89%) Objective-C
11 3 (1.89%) PHP 5
12 2 (1.26%) Go
12 2 (1.26%) SAPscript
12 2 (1.26%) Scala
13 1 (0.63%) C++
13 1 (0.63%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 37 (23.27%) Security Cleared
2 25 (15.72%) SC Cleared
3 12 (7.55%) DV Cleared
4 11 (6.92%) BPSS Clearance
5 5 (3.14%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.63%) CEH
6 1 (0.63%) CISA
6 1 (0.63%) CISSP
6 1 (0.63%) CREST Certified
6 1 (0.63%) Degree
6 1 (0.63%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.66%) Disclosure Scotland
2 8 (5.03%) QA
3 1 (0.63%) WAI
3 1 (0.63%) WCAG
Vendors
1 9 (5.66%) SAP
2 8 (5.03%) Adobe
2 8 (5.03%) ILOG
2 8 (5.03%) Splunk
3 7 (4.40%) Microsoft
4 6 (3.77%) Kofax
4 6 (3.77%) Zend
5 5 (3.14%) Atlassian
5 5 (3.14%) Sitecore
6 4 (2.52%) Oracle
6 4 (2.52%) ServiceNow
7 3 (1.89%) Google
7 3 (1.89%) IBM
7 3 (1.89%) Lotus
8 1 (0.63%) Cloudera
8 1 (0.63%) Twitter
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
South Wales
CPS Group UK
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago