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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Wales / South Wales
Rank 23 13 11
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -2
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 29 62 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 6.02% 11.99% 10.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.15% 26.61% 20.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 55 39
Median daily rate £400 £325 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -27.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £549 £400 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.25 £33.88 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+1.10% +12.91%

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
205 233 249
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 42.53% 45.07% 49.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 186 177
Median daily rate £420 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £238 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £400 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 7
Median hourly rate £32.50 £24.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.65% +8.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £21.61 £15.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £27.25 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +10.87%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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 -10 17 £350 +7.69% 14
Newport -11 2 - - 1
JavaScript
Wales

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 62 (69.66%) HTML
1 62 (69.66%) CSS
2 38 (42.70%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (33.71%) .NET
4 28 (31.46%) C#
5 27 (30.34%) HTML5
6 26 (29.21%) AngularJS
6 26 (29.21%) Web Development
7 22 (24.72%) ASP.NET
8 21 (23.60%) Java
8 21 (23.60%) jQuery
9 20 (22.47%) CSS3
9 20 (22.47%) MVC
10 18 (20.22%) Security Cleared
11 17 (19.10%) Front End Development
12 16 (17.98%) SC Cleared
13 15 (16.85%) SQL
14 14 (15.73%) SQL Server
14 14 (15.73%) TDD
14 14 (15.73%) REST
15 13 (14.61%) Continuous Integration
16 12 (13.48%) Unit Testing
16 12 (13.48%) Amazon AWS
16 12 (13.48%) Web Services
17 11 (12.36%) Ajax
18 10 (11.24%) Scrum
18 10 (11.24%) XML
18 10 (11.24%) SharePoint
18 10 (11.24%) Open Source
19 9 (10.11%) 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 10 (11.24%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.25%) CMS
2 2 (2.25%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.25%) GeoServer
2 2 (2.25%) IIS
2 2 (2.25%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.25%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (2.25%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (2.25%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (2.25%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.12%) Apache
3 1 (1.12%) JBoss
3 1 (1.12%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.12%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (5.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (3.37%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (13.48%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (7.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.12%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.25%) Extranet
1 2 (2.25%) Intranet
2 1 (1.12%) Network Security
2 1 (1.12%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.73%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.99%) Relational Database
3 6 (6.74%) MySQL
4 5 (5.62%) MongoDB
4 5 (5.62%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (4.49%) Couchbase
5 4 (4.49%) NoSQL
5 4 (4.49%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (4.49%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (3.37%) GIS
7 2 (2.25%) InterSystems Cache
7 2 (2.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.12%) Big Data
8 1 (1.12%) HPCC
8 1 (1.12%) Neo4j
8 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (10.11%) Git (software)
1 9 (10.11%) Jenkins
2 8 (8.99%) Subversion
3 6 (6.74%) Visual Studio
4 3 (3.37%) Cucumber
4 3 (3.37%) Jasmine
4 3 (3.37%) Mercurial
4 3 (3.37%) Mocha
4 3 (3.37%) WebDriver
5 2 (2.25%) Ant
5 2 (2.25%) Grunt
5 2 (2.25%) gulp
5 2 (2.25%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (2.25%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.12%) Android Studio
6 1 (1.12%) Gradle
6 1 (1.12%) JUnit
6 1 (1.12%) MyEclipse
6 1 (1.12%) NUnit
6 1 (1.12%) SpecFlow
General
1 9 (10.11%) Marketing
2 8 (8.99%) Finance
2 8 (8.99%) Publishing
3 5 (5.62%) Electronics
3 5 (5.62%) Manufacturing
3 5 (5.62%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.25%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 84 (94.38%) Developer
2 19 (21.35%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 17 (19.10%) Web Developer
4 14 (15.73%) .NET Developer
5 11 (12.36%) Java Developer
6 8 (8.99%) Cloud Developer
7 6 (6.74%) Applications Developer
7 6 (6.74%) HTML Developer
7 6 (6.74%) Senior Developer
7 6 (6.74%) Sitecore Developer
8 5 (5.62%) Administrator
8 5 (5.62%) Angular Developer
8 5 (5.62%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 5 (5.62%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 5 (5.62%) HTML CSS Developer
8 5 (5.62%) ITSM Developer
8 5 (5.62%) JavaScript Developer
8 5 (5.62%) PHP Developer
8 5 (5.62%) ServiceNow Developer
8 5 (5.62%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (69.66%) CSS
1 62 (69.66%) HTML
2 30 (33.71%) .NET
3 27 (30.34%) HTML5
4 26 (29.21%) AngularJS
5 22 (24.72%) ASP.NET
6 21 (23.60%) jQuery
7 20 (22.47%) CSS3
8 14 (15.73%) REST
9 12 (13.48%) Web Services
10 11 (12.36%) Ajax
11 10 (11.24%) XML
12 9 (10.11%) WCF
13 7 (7.87%) JSON
14 6 (6.74%) Highcharts JS
14 6 (6.74%) LESS
14 6 (6.74%) Sass
14 6 (6.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 5 (5.62%) ASP.NET Web API
15 5 (5.62%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.87%) User Experience
2 6 (6.74%) Telematics
2 6 (6.74%) Visualisation
3 5 (5.62%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.49%) W3C
5 2 (2.25%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.12%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.12%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.12%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.12%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.49%) Linux
2 3 (3.37%) Android
2 3 (3.37%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.25%) Windows
4 1 (1.12%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (42.70%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (29.21%) Web Development
3 20 (22.47%) MVC
4 17 (19.10%) Front End Development
5 14 (15.73%) TDD
6 13 (14.61%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (13.48%) Unit Testing
8 10 (11.24%) Open Source
8 10 (11.24%) Scrum
9 9 (10.11%) BDD
9 9 (10.11%) Domain-Driven Design
9 9 (10.11%) Web Design
10 8 (8.99%) Configuration Management
10 8 (8.99%) Software Delivery
10 8 (8.99%) Software Engineering
11 6 (6.74%) CRM
11 6 (6.74%) Data Visualisation
11 6 (6.74%) OO
12 5 (5.62%) Integration Testing
12 5 (5.62%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (31.46%) C#
2 21 (23.60%) Java
3 15 (16.85%) SQL
4 8 (8.99%) PHP
5 6 (6.74%) TypeScript
6 5 (5.62%) VB.NET
7 3 (3.37%) Python
8 2 (2.25%) PHP 5
8 2 (2.25%) Scala
8 2 (2.25%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.12%) C++
9 1 (1.12%) Groovy
9 1 (1.12%) VB
9 1 (1.12%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (20.22%) Security Cleared
2 16 (17.98%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.62%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.12%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.12%) Degree
4 1 (1.12%) MCP
4 1 (1.12%) MCSD
4 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.99%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.12%) WAI
2 1 (1.12%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (2.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (8.99%) Ansible
Vendors
1 7 (7.87%) Sitecore
2 6 (6.74%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.74%) SAP
3 5 (5.62%) ServiceNow
4 2 (2.25%) OpenText
4 2 (2.25%) VMware
4 2 (2.25%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.12%) Nintex
5 1 (1.12%) Oracle
5 1 (1.12%) Zend