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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 16 14 16
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 42 93 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 8.03% 13.60% 9.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.19% 27.19% 23.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 70 44
Median daily rate £400 £315 £316
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.98% -0.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £430 £409
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £356 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +5.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.85 £36.50 £33.64
% change year-on-year
+11.91% +8.50%
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
208 342 219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 39.77% 50.00% 39.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 261 174
Median daily rate £415 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 1
Median hourly rate £55.00 £16.00 £145.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+243.75% -88.96%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 -5 21 £375 +25.00% 19
Newport -6 8 £420 -1.17% 3
Bridgend - 2 £500 -
Neath Port Talbot -2 1 - - 4
JavaScript
Wales

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 74 (74.75%) CSS
2 73 (73.74%) HTML
3 55 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (39.39%) TDD
4 39 (39.39%) Web Development
5 38 (38.38%) jQuery
6 36 (36.36%) Java
7 31 (31.31%) .NET
7 31 (31.31%) HTML5
8 29 (29.29%) AngularJS
9 28 (28.28%) CSS3
10 26 (26.26%) C#
10 26 (26.26%) MVC
11 23 (23.23%) Unit Testing
12 22 (22.22%) XML
13 21 (21.21%) ASP.NET
14 20 (20.20%) PHP
14 20 (20.20%) Selenium
15 19 (19.19%) Git (software)
15 19 (19.19%) SQL
16 18 (18.18%) SQL Server
16 18 (18.18%) OO
16 18 (18.18%) Scrum
17 17 (17.17%) WCF
18 16 (16.16%) Software Engineering
18 16 (16.16%) Cucumber
18 16 (16.16%) BDD
19 15 (15.15%) Continuous Integration
19 15 (15.15%) Perl
19 15 (15.15%) Visual Studio

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 4 (4.04%) WebLogic
2 3 (3.03%) Apache
2 3 (3.03%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.02%) CMS
3 2 (2.02%) Confluence
3 2 (2.02%) FileNet
3 2 (2.02%) JBoss
3 2 (2.02%) LiveCycle
3 2 (2.02%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (2.02%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.01%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.01%) IIS
4 1 (1.01%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 3 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.05%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (5.05%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (5.05%) SaaS
2 1 (1.01%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.04%) LDAP
1 4 (4.04%) SSL
1 4 (4.04%) VPN
2 3 (3.03%) FTP
3 2 (2.02%) Network Security
4 1 (1.01%) Internet
4 1 (1.01%) Wireless
4 1 (1.01%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 12 (12.12%) MongoDB
2 12 (12.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (11.11%) Couchbase
3 11 (11.11%) NoSQL
3 11 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (10.10%) MySQL
5 6 (6.06%) Relational Database
6 5 (5.05%) Oracle Database
7 4 (4.04%) Oracle Database 12c
7 4 (4.04%) RDBMS
7 4 (4.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.01%) Big Data
8 1 (1.01%) GIS
8 1 (1.01%) HPCC
8 1 (1.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 20 (20.20%) Selenium
2 19 (19.19%) Git (software)
3 16 (16.16%) Cucumber
4 15 (15.15%) Visual Studio
5 14 (14.14%) Subversion
6 9 (9.09%) MbUnit
6 9 (9.09%) MSTest
6 9 (9.09%) NUnit
7 8 (8.08%) Ant
7 8 (8.08%) Jenkins
7 8 (8.08%) Mercurial
7 8 (8.08%) TeamCity
8 7 (7.07%) SpecFlow
9 6 (6.06%) Maven
10 5 (5.05%) Eclipse
11 3 (3.03%) Jasmine
11 3 (3.03%) JIRA
11 3 (3.03%) Mocha
11 3 (3.03%) WebDriver
12 2 (2.02%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (8.08%) Legal
2 4 (4.04%) Finance
3 3 (3.03%) Marketing
3 3 (3.03%) Publishing
4 1 (1.01%) Advertising
4 1 (1.01%) Games
4 1 (1.01%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.01%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 85 (85.86%) Developer
2 14 (14.14%) .NET Developer
2 14 (14.14%) Java Developer
2 14 (14.14%) Web Developer
3 11 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
3 11 (11.11%) PHP Developer
4 10 (10.10%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 8 (8.08%) Perl Developer
6 7 (7.07%) Angular Developer
7 6 (6.06%) Agile Developer
8 5 (5.05%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 5 (5.05%) HTML Developer
8 5 (5.05%) Perl Web Developer
8 5 (5.05%) Software Engineer
9 4 (4.04%) Architect
9 4 (4.04%) Cloud Developer
9 4 (4.04%) Consultant
9 4 (4.04%) HTML CSS Developer
9 4 (4.04%) Technical Consultant
9 4 (4.04%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (74.75%) CSS
2 73 (73.74%) HTML
3 38 (38.38%) jQuery
4 31 (31.31%) .NET
4 31 (31.31%) HTML5
5 29 (29.29%) AngularJS
6 28 (28.28%) CSS3
7 22 (22.22%) XML
8 21 (21.21%) ASP.NET
9 17 (17.17%) WCF
10 15 (15.15%) ASP.NET Web API
11 14 (14.14%) KnockoutJS
12 13 (13.13%) Ajax
13 10 (10.10%) Web Services
14 9 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
14 9 (9.09%) SOAP
14 9 (9.09%) XHTML
15 8 (8.08%) J2EE
15 8 (8.08%) REST
15 8 (8.08%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.06%) Telematics
2 5 (5.05%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.05%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.03%) Digital Media
3 3 (3.03%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.02%) Digital TV
4 2 (2.02%) IPTV
4 2 (2.02%) W3C
5 1 (1.01%) CESG
5 1 (1.01%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.01%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.01%) New Media
5 1 (1.01%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (14.14%) Unix
2 7 (7.07%) Linux
3 2 (2.02%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.01%) Android
4 1 (1.01%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (39.39%) TDD
2 39 (39.39%) Web Development
3 26 (26.26%) MVC
4 23 (23.23%) Unit Testing
5 18 (18.18%) OO
5 18 (18.18%) Scrum
6 16 (16.16%) BDD
6 16 (16.16%) Software Engineering
7 15 (15.15%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (12.12%) Front End Development
9 11 (11.11%) Test Automation
10 10 (10.10%) DevOps
10 10 (10.10%) Web Design
11 9 (9.09%) ATDD
11 9 (9.09%) OOP
11 9 (9.09%) Test-First Development
12 7 (7.07%) Open Source
13 5 (5.05%) Integration Testing
13 5 (5.05%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (36.36%) Java
2 26 (26.26%) C#
3 20 (20.20%) PHP
4 19 (19.19%) SQL
5 15 (15.15%) Perl
6 13 (13.13%) TypeScript
7 5 (5.05%) Python
8 4 (4.04%) PL/SQL
9 3 (3.03%) Bash Shell
9 3 (3.03%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.02%) PHP 5
10 2 (2.02%) Scala
11 1 (1.01%) ABAP
11 1 (1.01%) C
11 1 (1.01%) C++
11 1 (1.01%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.01%) Ruby
11 1 (1.01%) VB
11 1 (1.01%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.01%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (14.14%) Security Cleared
2 8 (8.08%) BPSS Clearance
2 8 (8.08%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.03%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.02%) BC Cleared
5 1 (1.01%) CEH
5 1 (1.01%) CISA
5 1 (1.01%) CISSP
5 1 (1.01%) CREST Certified
5 1 (1.01%) Degree
5 1 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.01%) MCP
5 1 (1.01%) MCSD
5 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.01%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.08%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.01%) QA
2 1 (1.01%) WAI
2 1 (1.01%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 1 (1.01%) Ansible
Vendors
1 9 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.06%) Zend
3 5 (5.05%) Oracle
3 5 (5.05%) ServiceNow
4 4 (4.04%) Sitecore
5 3 (3.03%) IBM
6 2 (2.02%) Adobe
6 2 (2.02%) Google
6 2 (2.02%) ILOG
6 2 (2.02%) Splunk
7 1 (1.01%) Cloudera
7 1 (1.01%) OpenText
7 1 (1.01%) SAP
7 1 (1.01%) Xamarin
Newport, Gwent
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £650 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
South Wales
Blue Personnel
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
South Wales
CPS Group UK
Rate: £150 - £200 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
South Wales
Blue Personnel
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago