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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 21 20 29
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +9
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 56 54 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 9.44% 8.42% 3.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.11% 23.28% 13.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 39 10
Average daily rate
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£310 £300 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £250 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £400 £317
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.78 £32.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+24.29% -8.57%
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
293 232 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 49.41% 36.19% 26.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 223 163 72
Average daily rate £350 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £525 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 1
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.13 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% -42.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015. 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
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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 +6 50 £310 +3.33% 17
Newport -21 1 £375 +7.14% 4
Monmouthshire - 1 - -
JavaScript
Wales

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 73 (86.90%) HTML
2 50 (59.52%) CSS
3 37 (44.05%) XML
4 35 (41.67%) AngularJS
5 32 (38.10%) .NET
6 31 (36.90%) Java
7 29 (34.52%) Web Services
8 27 (32.14%) C#
9 25 (29.76%) OO
10 24 (28.57%) SQL
10 24 (28.57%) HTML5
11 23 (27.38%) jQuery
12 22 (26.19%) Oracle
13 20 (23.81%) JSP
13 20 (23.81%) Spring
13 20 (23.81%) Web Development
14 19 (22.62%) Agile Software Development
14 19 (22.62%) Struts
14 19 (22.62%) JDBC
15 18 (21.43%) ASP.NET
15 18 (21.43%) SOAP
15 18 (21.43%) MySQL
15 18 (21.43%) Microsoft
16 17 (20.24%) HTTP
17 16 (19.05%) Visual Studio
18 15 (17.86%) SQL Server
18 15 (17.86%) JPA
18 15 (17.86%) Relational Database
19 14 (16.67%) CSS3
20 12 (14.29%) Ajax

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 6 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.95%) Tomcat
2 5 (5.95%) WebSphere Application Server
2 5 (5.95%) WebSphere
3 3 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (2.38%) Oracle Service Bus
4 2 (2.38%) Node.js
4 2 (2.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (2.38%) Umbraco
4 2 (2.38%) ArcGIS
4 2 (2.38%) CMS
4 2 (2.38%) Apache
5 1 (1.19%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (1.19%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.19%) IIS
5 1 (1.19%) JBoss
5 1 (1.19%) ArcSDE
5 1 (1.19%) nginx
5 1 (1.19%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (5.95%) MS Office
1 5 (5.95%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.38%) Fireworks
2 2 (2.38%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (2.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (2.38%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (5.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.38%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.19%) Sage 200
3 1 (1.19%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.57%) Office 365
2 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (20.24%) HTTP
2 1 (1.19%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (21.43%) MySQL
2 15 (17.86%) SQL Server
2 15 (17.86%) Relational Database
3 5 (5.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (5.95%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (3.57%) MongoDB
5 3 (3.57%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (2.38%) Ingres
7 1 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.19%) MS Access
7 1 (1.19%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.19%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 16 (19.05%) Visual Studio
2 6 (7.14%) Eclipse
3 3 (3.57%) QUnit
3 3 (3.57%) Jasmine
3 3 (3.57%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.57%) Karma Test Runner
4 2 (2.38%) JDeveloper
4 2 (2.38%) Hudson
4 2 (2.38%) Apache Continuum
4 2 (2.38%) Rational Application Developer
4 2 (2.38%) Toad
4 2 (2.38%) Subversion
4 2 (2.38%) Maven
4 2 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.19%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (1.19%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (1.19%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.19%) NUnit
General
1 8 (9.52%) Finance
2 3 (3.57%) Publishing
3 2 (2.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 72 (85.71%) Developer
2 19 (22.62%) Java Developer
3 12 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 6 (7.14%) AWS Developer
5 5 (5.95%) Front-End Developer
5 5 (5.95%) CRM Developer
6 4 (4.76%) Web Developer
6 4 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 3 (3.57%) VB Developer
7 3 (3.57%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (3.57%) VB6 Developer
8 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Developer
8 2 (2.38%) Administrator
8 2 (2.38%) SharePoint Administrator
8 2 (2.38%) UX Designer
8 2 (2.38%) Designer
8 2 (2.38%) Senior Designer
8 2 (2.38%) PHP Developer
8 2 (2.38%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (2.38%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (86.90%) HTML
2 50 (59.52%) CSS
3 37 (44.05%) XML
4 35 (41.67%) AngularJS
5 32 (38.10%) .NET
6 29 (34.52%) Web Services
7 24 (28.57%) HTML5
8 23 (27.38%) jQuery
9 20 (23.81%) JSP
9 20 (23.81%) Spring
10 19 (22.62%) Struts
10 19 (22.62%) JDBC
11 18 (21.43%) ASP.NET
11 18 (21.43%) SOAP
12 15 (17.86%) JPA
13 14 (16.67%) CSS3
14 12 (14.29%) Ajax
15 8 (9.52%) Sass
16 6 (7.14%) Backbone.js
16 6 (7.14%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.90%) User Experience
2 3 (3.57%) Visualisation
3 2 (2.38%) Human Factors
3 2 (2.38%) NHS
3 2 (2.38%) W3C
4 1 (1.19%) GIS
4 1 (1.19%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.19%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.76%) Windows
2 2 (2.38%) Linux
2 2 (2.38%) UNIX
3 1 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (29.76%) OO
2 20 (23.81%) Web Development
3 19 (22.62%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (13.10%) MVC
5 10 (11.90%) Scrum
6 7 (8.33%) TDD
6 7 (8.33%) CRM
7 6 (7.14%) RAD
8 5 (5.95%) UML
9 4 (4.76%) Information Architecture
10 3 (3.57%) Software Engineering
10 3 (3.57%) Migration
10 3 (3.57%) Data Visualisation
11 2 (2.38%) Customer Insight
11 2 (2.38%) Mentoring
11 2 (2.38%) SDLC
11 2 (2.38%) Open Source
11 2 (2.38%) Change Management
11 2 (2.38%) SOA
11 2 (2.38%) Customer Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 31 (36.90%) Java
2 27 (32.14%) C#
3 24 (28.57%) SQL
4 8 (9.52%) PHP
5 4 (4.76%) Scala
6 3 (3.57%) VB6
6 3 (3.57%) Ruby
6 3 (3.57%) T-SQL
6 3 (3.57%) VB
6 3 (3.57%) ActionScript
6 3 (3.57%) VBA
6 3 (3.57%) Perl
7 2 (2.38%) Python
8 1 (1.19%) COBOL
8 1 (1.19%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.19%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 5 (5.95%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.38%) ISEB
System Software
1 4 (4.76%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 1 (1.19%) Puppet
1 1 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.19%) Ansible
Vendors
1 22 (26.19%) Oracle
2 18 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 6 (7.14%) IBM
4 3 (3.57%) Google
5 2 (2.38%) OpenText
5 2 (2.38%) Micro Focus
5 2 (2.38%) Adobe
6 1 (1.19%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.19%) Sage
6 1 (1.19%) Mapinfo
6 1 (1.19%) ESRI
6 1 (1.19%) ServiceNow