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 25 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 19 33 13
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -20
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 53 13 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 8.31% 3.16% 6.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.14% 11.30% 20.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 10 21
Average daily rate
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£275 £275 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -24.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £310 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £305 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £35.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
-12.85% +14.75%
Programming Languages Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
229 115 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 35.89% 27.98% 32.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 84 92
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 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 7
Average hourly rate £20.13 £55.00 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.40% +131.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.03 £55.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.68 £55.00 £25.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
JavaScript
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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 25 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 25 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 +15 39 £255 -7.27% 16
Newport -8 11 £356 +21.79% 3
Torfaen -2 2 £375 - 2
Vale of Glamorgan - - - -
Bridgend - - - -
Caerphilly - - - -
Monmouthshire - - - -
Gwent - - - -
JavaScript
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JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 25 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 38 (41.76%) Java
4 28 (30.77%) XML
5 27 (29.67%) SQL
5 27 (29.67%) HTML5
6 26 (28.57%) Spring
7 24 (26.37%) J2EE
8 23 (25.27%) Hibernate
8 23 (25.27%) jQuery
9 21 (23.08%) Ajax
10 20 (21.98%) .NET
11 14 (15.38%) Web Design
11 14 (15.38%) CSS3
12 13 (14.29%) Relational Database
12 13 (14.29%) UML
12 13 (14.29%) RDBMS
13 12 (13.19%) Web Services
14 11 (12.09%) SQL Server
14 11 (12.09%) PHP
14 11 (12.09%) RAD
14 11 (12.09%) SharePoint
14 11 (12.09%) JSON
15 10 (10.99%) Software Engineering
15 10 (10.99%) JSF
15 10 (10.99%) OO
15 10 (10.99%) Scala
15 10 (10.99%) Responsive Web Design
16 9 (9.89%) Git (software)
16 9 (9.89%) Maven

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 25 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 11 (12.09%) 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 9 (9.89%) Git (software)
1 9 (9.89%) Maven
2 8 (8.79%) Subversion
2 8 (8.79%) Jenkins
2 8 (8.79%) Ant
2 8 (8.79%) JUnit
3 5 (5.49%) Jasmine
4 4 (4.40%) Eclipse
5 3 (3.30%) Mercurial
5 3 (3.30%) JBehave
5 3 (3.30%) WebDriver
5 3 (3.30%) Cucumber
5 3 (3.30%) Hudson
5 3 (3.30%) SoapUI
5 3 (3.30%) JIRA
5 3 (3.30%) Selenium
5 3 (3.30%) Apache Ivy
6 2 (2.20%) Grunt
6 2 (2.20%) JMeter
7 1 (1.10%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (4.40%) Finance
2 3 (3.30%) Banking
3 2 (2.20%) Advertising
3 2 (2.20%) Publishing
4 1 (1.10%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.10%) Retail
4 1 (1.10%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 81 (89.01%) Developer
2 26 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 14 (15.38%) Front-End Developer
4 12 (13.19%) UI Developer
4 12 (13.19%) UI Programmer
5 10 (10.99%) Web Developer
6 7 (7.69%) Designer
6 7 (7.69%) UI Designer
6 7 (7.69%) Scala Developer
7 6 (6.59%) Software Engineer
8 5 (5.49%) Web Designer
9 4 (4.40%) PHP Developer
10 3 (3.30%) GIS Developer
10 3 (3.30%) .NET Developer
10 3 (3.30%) Technical Architect
10 3 (3.30%) Software Developer
10 3 (3.30%) Architect
10 3 (3.30%) Senior Software Engineer
10 3 (3.30%) JavaScript Developer
10 3 (3.30%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (82.42%) HTML
2 65 (71.43%) CSS
3 28 (30.77%) XML
4 27 (29.67%) HTML5
5 26 (28.57%) Spring
6 24 (26.37%) J2EE
7 23 (25.27%) Hibernate
7 23 (25.27%) jQuery
8 21 (23.08%) Ajax
9 20 (21.98%) .NET
10 14 (15.38%) CSS3
11 12 (13.19%) Web Services
12 11 (12.09%) JSON
13 10 (10.99%) JSF
14 8 (8.79%) REST
14 8 (8.79%) Play Framework
14 8 (8.79%) PrimeFaces
15 7 (7.69%) JSP
16 6 (6.59%) Velocity
17 5 (5.49%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.59%) Visualisation
2 5 (5.49%) GIS
3 4 (4.40%) Open Source
4 3 (3.30%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.30%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (1.10%) Hedge funds
5 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
4 10 (10.99%) Software Engineering
4 10 (10.99%) OO
4 10 (10.99%) Responsive Web Design
5 9 (9.89%) Scrum
5 9 (9.89%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (7.69%) TDD
6 7 (7.69%) MVC
6 7 (7.69%) Web Accessibility
6 7 (7.69%) BDD
7 6 (6.59%) Unit Testing
7 6 (6.59%) OOD
8 5 (5.49%) Kanban
8 5 (5.49%) Cyber Security
9 4 (4.40%) Web Development
10 3 (3.30%) SOA
10 3 (3.30%) ETL
10 3 (3.30%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 38 (41.76%) Java
2 27 (29.67%) SQL
3 11 (12.09%) PHP
4 10 (10.99%) Scala
5 8 (8.79%) C#
6 4 (4.40%) C++
7 3 (3.30%) Groovy
7 3 (3.30%) XQuery
7 3 (3.30%) XPath
8 2 (2.20%) PHP5
8 2 (2.20%) PHP4
8 2 (2.20%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.10%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.10%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (6.59%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.30%) SC Cleared
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 6 (6.59%) Zend
2 5 (5.49%) Oracle
3 4 (4.40%) IBM
4 3 (3.30%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.30%) Sitecore
4 3 (3.30%) HP
4 3 (3.30%) ESRI
5 2 (2.20%) Adobe
6 1 (1.10%) Thunderhead
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £200 to £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
South Wales
CPS Group
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Cardiff
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Newport
Computer Futures
Posted: 23 days ago
Cardiff
esynergy Solutions - UK
Rate: £170 per day
Posted: 24 days ago