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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Wales / South Wales
Rank 31 20 34
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +14
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 24 57 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 4.47% 9.68% 4.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.01% 21.27% 9.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 39 16
Median daily rate £425 £370 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.86% +11.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £400 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £38.75 £30.20
% change year-on-year
+4.51% +28.31%

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
218 268 217
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 40.60% 45.50% 45.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 196 157
Median daily rate £425 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 5
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 £14.20 £19.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £57.70 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +12.67%

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 24 February 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 24 February 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 +2 19 £415 +10.66% 18
Newport -7 3 £500 +35.13% 2
JavaScript
Wales

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 54 (65.85%) CSS
2 53 (64.63%) HTML
3 35 (42.68%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (32.93%) .NET
5 25 (30.49%) Web Development
6 23 (28.05%) C#
6 23 (28.05%) jQuery
7 22 (26.83%) HTML5
8 19 (23.17%) ASP.NET
9 17 (20.73%) SQL
9 17 (20.73%) Security Cleared
9 17 (20.73%) Front End Development
10 16 (19.51%) CSS3
10 16 (19.51%) MVC
10 16 (19.51%) Ajax
11 15 (18.29%) Web Design
11 15 (18.29%) Java
11 15 (18.29%) SC Cleared
11 15 (18.29%) Git (software)
12 14 (17.07%) PHP
13 13 (15.85%) AngularJS
14 12 (14.63%) Jenkins
14 12 (14.63%) Continuous Integration
14 12 (14.63%) Amazon AWS
14 12 (14.63%) MySQL
15 11 (13.41%) TDD
15 11 (13.41%) SQL Server
15 11 (13.41%) Web Services
15 11 (13.41%) Open Source
15 11 (13.41%) REST

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 8 (9.76%) Apache
1 8 (9.76%) SharePoint
2 5 (6.10%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.44%) Apache Spark
3 2 (2.44%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (2.44%) CMS
3 2 (2.44%) GeoServer
3 2 (2.44%) IIS
3 2 (2.44%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.44%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (2.44%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (2.44%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (2.44%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.22%) JBoss
4 1 (1.22%) Jetty
4 1 (1.22%) nginx
4 1 (1.22%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (1.22%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.22%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.22%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (6.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (14.63%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (7.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.22%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (1.22%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.22%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (1.22%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (1.22%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.22%) Google App Engine
3 1 (1.22%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.22%) Office 365
3 1 (1.22%) Route 53
3 1 (1.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.44%) Extranet
1 2 (2.44%) Intranet
2 1 (1.22%) DHCP
2 1 (1.22%) DNS
2 1 (1.22%) DSL
2 1 (1.22%) FTP
2 1 (1.22%) HTTP
2 1 (1.22%) IPsec
2 1 (1.22%) Network Security
2 1 (1.22%) SSH
2 1 (1.22%) SSL
2 1 (1.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (14.63%) MySQL
2 11 (13.41%) SQL Server
3 8 (9.76%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.88%) MongoDB
4 4 (4.88%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (3.66%) GIS
6 2 (2.44%) Big Data
6 2 (2.44%) Couchbase
6 2 (2.44%) HBase
6 2 (2.44%) InterSystems Cache
6 2 (2.44%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (1.22%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 15 (18.29%) Git (software)
2 12 (14.63%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.66%) Mercurial
3 3 (3.66%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.44%) Grunt
4 2 (2.44%) gulp
4 2 (2.44%) Selenium
4 2 (2.44%) Subversion
5 1 (1.22%) Android Studio
5 1 (1.22%) Ant
5 1 (1.22%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.22%) Gradle
5 1 (1.22%) JUnit
5 1 (1.22%) MbUnit
5 1 (1.22%) MSTest
5 1 (1.22%) NUnit
5 1 (1.22%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.22%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.22%) Travis CI
5 1 (1.22%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (8.54%) Finance
2 6 (7.32%) Marketing
2 6 (7.32%) Telecoms
3 5 (6.10%) Electronics
3 5 (6.10%) Manufacturing
3 5 (6.10%) Publishing
4 2 (2.44%) Advertising
5 1 (1.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 76 (92.68%) Developer
2 16 (19.51%) Web Developer
3 14 (17.07%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 12 (14.63%) .NET Developer
5 11 (13.41%) Java Developer
5 11 (13.41%) PHP Developer
6 8 (9.76%) Cloud Developer
6 8 (9.76%) PHP Zend Developer
7 6 (7.32%) Applications Developer
7 6 (7.32%) Senior Developer
7 6 (7.32%) Sitecore Developer
8 5 (6.10%) Administrator
8 5 (6.10%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 5 (6.10%) ITSM Developer
8 5 (6.10%) PHP Web Developer
8 5 (6.10%) ServiceNow Developer
8 5 (6.10%) Software Engineer
9 4 (4.88%) AWS Developer
9 4 (4.88%) C# .NET Developer
9 4 (4.88%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (65.85%) CSS
2 53 (64.63%) HTML
3 27 (32.93%) .NET
4 23 (28.05%) jQuery
5 22 (26.83%) HTML5
6 19 (23.17%) ASP.NET
7 16 (19.51%) Ajax
7 16 (19.51%) CSS3
8 13 (15.85%) AngularJS
9 11 (13.41%) REST
9 11 (13.41%) Web Services
10 8 (9.76%) Sass
11 7 (8.54%) LAMP
11 7 (8.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 6 (7.32%) WCF
12 6 (7.32%) XML
12 6 (7.32%) Zend Framework
13 5 (6.10%) RESTful
13 5 (6.10%) Spring
14 4 (4.88%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.76%) User Experience
2 5 (6.10%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.88%) W3C
4 2 (2.44%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.22%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.22%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.22%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.88%) Linux
2 3 (3.66%) Android
2 3 (3.66%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.44%) Windows
4 1 (1.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (42.68%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (30.49%) Web Development
3 17 (20.73%) Front End Development
4 16 (19.51%) MVC
5 15 (18.29%) Web Design
6 12 (14.63%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (13.41%) Open Source
7 11 (13.41%) TDD
8 9 (10.98%) Configuration Management
8 9 (10.98%) Domain-Driven Design
8 9 (10.98%) Responsive Web Design
9 8 (9.76%) Scrum
9 8 (9.76%) Software Delivery
9 8 (9.76%) Software Engineering
10 7 (8.54%) BDD
10 7 (8.54%) OOP
10 7 (8.54%) Unit Testing
11 6 (7.32%) DevOps
12 5 (6.10%) Customer Requirements
12 5 (6.10%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (28.05%) C#
2 17 (20.73%) SQL
3 15 (18.29%) Java
4 14 (17.07%) PHP
5 5 (6.10%) Python
5 5 (6.10%) VB.NET
6 4 (4.88%) TypeScript
7 2 (2.44%) Groovy
7 2 (2.44%) PHP 5
7 2 (2.44%) Scala
7 2 (2.44%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.22%) C++
8 1 (1.22%) Perl
Qualifications
1 17 (20.73%) Security Cleared
2 15 (18.29%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.10%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.22%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.54%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.22%) WAI
2 1 (1.22%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (2.44%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.44%) HDFS
2 1 (1.22%) Docker
2 1 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.22%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (10.98%) Ansible
2 1 (1.22%) Fluentd
2 1 (1.22%) Grafana
2 1 (1.22%) Kibana
2 1 (1.22%) Marathon
2 1 (1.22%) Mesos
2 1 (1.22%) Puppet
2 1 (1.22%) Rundeck
2 1 (1.22%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (9.76%) Zend
2 7 (8.54%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.54%) Sitecore
3 6 (7.32%) SAP
4 5 (6.10%) ServiceNow
5 3 (3.66%) VMware
6 2 (2.44%) Cloudera
6 2 (2.44%) OpenText
6 2 (2.44%) Splunk
6 2 (2.44%) Xamarin
7 1 (1.22%) Google
7 1 (1.22%) Nintex
7 1 (1.22%) Oracle
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