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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 29 25 27
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 32 36 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 6.56% 6.25% 4.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.70% 18.18% 12.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 25 11
Average daily rate
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£375 £369 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.69% +22.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £325 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £500 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+5.38% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.30% -7.14%
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
252 198 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 51.64% 34.38% 35.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 130 81
Average daily rate £350 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £300 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £442 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 3
Average hourly rate £32.50 £26.25 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.80% -25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +4.28%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -3 18 £375 +3.44% 13
Newport -9 6 £388 -10.14% 3
Vale of Glamorgan - 4 £200 -
Glamorgan - 1 £225 - 1
Merthyr Tydfil - 1 £400 -
JavaScript
Wales

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 62 (79.49%) HTML
2 60 (76.92%) CSS
3 41 (52.56%) HTML5
4 39 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 36 (46.15%) jQuery
6 35 (44.87%) .NET
7 31 (39.74%) CSS3
8 27 (34.62%) Ajax
9 24 (30.77%) C#
10 23 (29.49%) ASP.NET
10 23 (29.49%) REST
11 22 (28.21%) Jenkins
11 22 (28.21%) Visual Studio
11 22 (28.21%) JUnit
12 21 (26.92%) XML
13 20 (25.64%) Microsoft
13 20 (25.64%) JSON
13 20 (25.64%) Scala
14 18 (23.08%) SQL Server
15 17 (21.79%) Git (software)
15 17 (21.79%) Jasmine
16 16 (20.51%) HTTP
16 16 (20.51%) Java
16 16 (20.51%) SQL
16 16 (20.51%) Subversion
16 16 (20.51%) Scrum
16 16 (20.51%) MVC
17 15 (19.23%) MongoDB
17 15 (19.23%) Security Cleared
18 14 (17.95%) Web Services

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 8 (10.26%) SharePoint
2 5 (6.41%) IIS
2 5 (6.41%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (3.85%) Apache
4 2 (2.56%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.56%) Oracle Service Bus
4 2 (2.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (2.56%) ArcGIS
4 2 (2.56%) JBoss
4 2 (2.56%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (2.56%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.28%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (1.28%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.28%) ArcSDE
5 1 (1.28%) nginx
5 1 (1.28%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (5.13%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.85%) MS Office
3 2 (2.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (2.56%) Fireworks
3 2 (2.56%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (2.56%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (11.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (2.56%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (1.28%) Summit
4 1 (1.28%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.41%) Office 365
2 4 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (20.51%) HTTP
2 3 (3.85%) Intranet
2 3 (3.85%) DVB
3 2 (2.56%) Internet
3 2 (2.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 15 (19.23%) MongoDB
3 11 (14.10%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (6.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (5.13%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.56%) MySQL
6 2 (2.56%) Ingres
7 1 (1.28%) MS Access
7 1 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.28%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 22 (28.21%) Jenkins
1 22 (28.21%) Visual Studio
1 22 (28.21%) JUnit
2 17 (21.79%) Git (software)
2 17 (21.79%) Jasmine
3 16 (20.51%) Subversion
4 4 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (5.13%) Eclipse
5 3 (3.85%) Karma Test Runner
5 3 (3.85%) QUnit
5 3 (3.85%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.56%) Hudson
6 2 (2.56%) Apache Continuum
6 2 (2.56%) Rational Application Developer
6 2 (2.56%) Maven
6 2 (2.56%) Toad
6 2 (2.56%) JDeveloper
7 1 (1.28%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (1.28%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (1.28%) NUnit
General
1 8 (10.26%) Finance
2 5 (6.41%) Publishing
3 3 (3.85%) Electronics
3 3 (3.85%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.85%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.85%) Marketing
4 2 (2.56%) Legal
4 2 (2.56%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 66 (84.62%) Developer
2 14 (17.95%) Scala Developer
3 9 (11.54%) CRM Developer
3 9 (11.54%) Front-End Developer
4 8 (10.26%) AWS Developer
5 7 (8.97%) .NET Developer
5 7 (8.97%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 6 (7.69%) Web Developer
7 5 (6.41%) Software Developer
8 3 (3.85%) Java Developer
8 3 (3.85%) Microsoft Developer
8 3 (3.85%) SharePoint Developer
8 3 (3.85%) Front-End Web Developer
9 2 (2.56%) SharePoint Administrator
9 2 (2.56%) Java Software Developer
9 2 (2.56%) Designer
9 2 (2.56%) Senior Designer
9 2 (2.56%) UX Designer
9 2 (2.56%) Senior UX Designer
9 2 (2.56%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (79.49%) HTML
2 60 (76.92%) CSS
3 41 (52.56%) HTML5
4 36 (46.15%) jQuery
5 35 (44.87%) .NET
6 31 (39.74%) CSS3
7 27 (34.62%) Ajax
8 23 (29.49%) ASP.NET
8 23 (29.49%) REST
9 21 (26.92%) XML
10 20 (25.64%) JSON
11 14 (17.95%) Web Services
12 13 (16.67%) Play Framework
13 11 (14.10%) WCF
13 11 (14.10%) KnockoutJS
14 9 (11.54%) AngularJS
15 8 (10.26%) ASP.NET MVC
15 8 (10.26%) XHTML
16 7 (8.97%) Sass
17 6 (7.69%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.26%) User Experience
2 3 (3.85%) NHS
2 3 (3.85%) DTV
2 3 (3.85%) Visualisation
3 2 (2.56%) Human Factors
3 2 (2.56%) Open Source
4 1 (1.28%) MPEG
4 1 (1.28%) GIS
4 1 (1.28%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.28%) New Media
4 1 (1.28%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.28%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.28%) UNIX
1 1 (1.28%) Windows
1 1 (1.28%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (20.51%) Scrum
2 16 (20.51%) MVC
3 10 (12.82%) CRM
4 9 (11.54%) TDD
5 5 (6.41%) Migration
5 5 (6.41%) OO
5 5 (6.41%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (3.85%) SOA
6 3 (3.85%) Programme Management
6 3 (3.85%) Software Engineering
6 3 (3.85%) Data Visualisation
6 3 (3.85%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (2.56%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (2.56%) Web Development
7 2 (2.56%) BDD
7 2 (2.56%) Information Architecture
7 2 (2.56%) Customer Insight
7 2 (2.56%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 24 (30.77%) C#
2 20 (25.64%) Scala
3 16 (20.51%) Java
3 16 (20.51%) SQL
4 5 (6.41%) PHP
4 5 (6.41%) C++
5 4 (5.13%) Perl
6 3 (3.85%) Python
7 2 (2.56%) C
8 1 (1.28%) Embedded C
8 1 (1.28%) Embedded C++
8 1 (1.28%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.28%) COBOL
8 1 (1.28%) Ruby
8 1 (1.28%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 15 (19.23%) Security Cleared
2 13 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.28%) ISEB
3 1 (1.28%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.28%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.28%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.28%) ISO 14001
Vendors
1 20 (25.64%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.97%) Oracle
3 3 (3.85%) SAP
3 3 (3.85%) Google
4 2 (2.56%) Micro Focus
4 2 (2.56%) IBM
4 2 (2.56%) Adobe
5 1 (1.28%) ILOG
5 1 (1.28%) Perforce
5 1 (1.28%) ESRI
5 1 (1.28%) Mapinfo
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