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 1 September 2014 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 14 33 21
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -12
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 56 15 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 9.81% 3.23% 5.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.69% 9.15% 19.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 12 18
Average daily rate
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£300 £275 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -25.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £252 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £309 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £312 £305
% change year-on-year
+4.25% +2.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £36.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +22.03%
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
218 164 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 38.18% 35.34% 29.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 119 73
Average daily rate £325 £295 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.16% -14.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 8
Average hourly rate £145.00 £15.13 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+858.67% -39.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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 1 September 2014.

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 1 September 2014. 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 +19 43 £264 -4.09% 11
Newport -5 8 £350 +19.65% 8
Vale of Glamorgan - 2 £210 - 1
Torfaen -2 1 £375 -
Neath Port Talbot - - - - 1
Bridgend - - - - 1
Caerphilly - - - - 2
Monmouthshire - - - - 1
Gwent - - - -
JavaScript
Wales

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 80 (84.21%) HTML
2 71 (74.74%) CSS
3 36 (37.89%) Java
4 32 (33.68%) HTML5
5 30 (31.58%) jQuery
6 28 (29.47%) SQL
7 27 (28.42%) XML
8 25 (26.32%) Ajax
9 23 (24.21%) Spring
10 22 (23.16%) .NET
10 22 (23.16%) CSS3
11 20 (21.05%) J2EE
11 20 (21.05%) Hibernate
12 19 (20.00%) PHP
13 13 (13.68%) RDBMS
13 13 (13.68%) C#
13 13 (13.68%) UML
13 13 (13.68%) ASP.NET
13 13 (13.68%) Git (software)
13 13 (13.68%) Relational Database
14 12 (12.63%) Scala
14 12 (12.63%) Web Design
15 11 (11.58%) Subversion
15 11 (11.58%) MVC
15 11 (11.58%) SQL Server
15 11 (11.58%) OO
15 11 (11.58%) RAD
15 11 (11.58%) Responsive Web Design
16 10 (10.53%) Jenkins
16 10 (10.53%) HTTP

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 (8.42%) SharePoint
2 6 (6.32%) Tomcat
2 6 (6.32%) WebLogic
2 6 (6.32%) WebSphere
3 5 (5.26%) Node.js
4 4 (4.21%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (3.16%) Apache
5 3 (3.16%) CMS
6 2 (2.11%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (2.11%) IIS
6 2 (2.11%) Kentico
7 1 (1.05%) Drupal
7 1 (1.05%) Umbraco
7 1 (1.05%) WordPress
7 1 (1.05%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (1.05%) ArcGIS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.05%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.05%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.16%) Basecamp
1 3 (3.16%) Trello
2 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.53%) HTTP
2 6 (6.32%) Intranet
3 2 (2.11%) Internet
3 2 (2.11%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.68%) RDBMS
1 13 (13.68%) Relational Database
2 11 (11.58%) SQL Server
3 8 (8.42%) MongoDB
4 4 (4.21%) Hadoop
5 3 (3.16%) MySQL
6 2 (2.11%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (2.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (13.68%) Git (software)
2 11 (11.58%) Subversion
3 10 (10.53%) Jenkins
4 9 (9.47%) Jasmine
5 8 (8.42%) Maven
5 8 (8.42%) JUnit
6 7 (7.37%) Ant
7 6 (6.32%) Cucumber
8 4 (4.21%) Hudson
8 4 (4.21%) Visual Studio
8 4 (4.21%) Eclipse
8 4 (4.21%) JIRA
9 3 (3.16%) Selenium
9 3 (3.16%) QUnit
9 3 (3.16%) Sinon.JS
9 3 (3.16%) Grunt
10 2 (2.11%) Apache Ivy
10 2 (2.11%) Trac
10 2 (2.11%) SoapUI
10 2 (2.11%) Mercurial
General
1 5 (5.26%) Finance
2 4 (4.21%) Retail
3 2 (2.11%) Banking
3 2 (2.11%) Advertising
4 1 (1.05%) Publishing
4 1 (1.05%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.05%) Front Office
4 1 (1.05%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 85 (89.47%) Developer
2 24 (25.26%) Java Developer
3 16 (16.84%) Web Developer
4 11 (11.58%) Front-End Developer
5 10 (10.53%) UI Programmer
5 10 (10.53%) UI Developer
6 8 (8.42%) Senior Developer
7 7 (7.37%) UI Designer
7 7 (7.37%) Designer
8 6 (6.32%) .NET Developer
9 5 (5.26%) Software Engineer
9 5 (5.26%) Web Designer
9 5 (5.26%) Senior Web Developer
9 5 (5.26%) Scala Developer
10 4 (4.21%) ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (4.21%) PHP Developer
11 3 (3.16%) Software Developer
11 3 (3.16%) SharePoint Developer
11 3 (3.16%) JavaScript Developer
11 3 (3.16%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (84.21%) HTML
2 71 (74.74%) CSS
3 32 (33.68%) HTML5
4 30 (31.58%) jQuery
5 27 (28.42%) XML
6 25 (26.32%) Ajax
7 23 (24.21%) Spring
8 22 (23.16%) .NET
8 22 (23.16%) CSS3
9 20 (21.05%) J2EE
9 20 (21.05%) Hibernate
10 13 (13.68%) ASP.NET
11 10 (10.53%) JSF
11 10 (10.53%) Web Services
12 8 (8.42%) JSON
12 8 (8.42%) PrimeFaces
13 7 (7.37%) Sass
13 7 (7.37%) REST
13 7 (7.37%) JSP
14 6 (6.32%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.32%) Visualisation
2 3 (3.16%) GIS
3 2 (2.11%) W3C
3 2 (2.11%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.11%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.11%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (1.05%) Open Source
4 1 (1.05%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.05%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.32%) Linux
1 6 (6.32%) Android
1 6 (6.32%) Apple iOS
2 5 (5.26%) Windows
3 2 (2.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (13.68%) UML
2 12 (12.63%) Web Design
3 11 (11.58%) MVC
3 11 (11.58%) OO
3 11 (11.58%) RAD
3 11 (11.58%) Responsive Web Design
4 10 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (8.42%) Software Engineering
6 7 (7.37%) Web Accessibility
7 6 (6.32%) BDD
7 6 (6.32%) Unit Testing
7 6 (6.32%) Scrum
7 6 (6.32%) OOP
7 6 (6.32%) OOD
8 5 (5.26%) TDD
8 5 (5.26%) Cyber Security
9 4 (4.21%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (4.21%) Analytics
10 3 (3.16%) Kanban
10 3 (3.16%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 36 (37.89%) Java
2 28 (29.47%) SQL
3 19 (20.00%) PHP
4 13 (13.68%) C#
5 12 (12.63%) Scala
6 5 (5.26%) Ruby
6 5 (5.26%) Python
7 3 (3.16%) C++
8 2 (2.11%) XQuery
8 2 (2.11%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.11%) XPath
8 2 (2.11%) PHP5
8 2 (2.11%) PHP4
8 2 (2.11%) Groovy
9 1 (1.05%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (7.37%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.11%) Degree
2 2 (2.11%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.11%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (1.05%) MCSD
3 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.37%) WCAG
1 7 (7.37%) WAI
Systems Management
1 4 (4.21%) Kibana
2 2 (2.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.21%) Oracle
2 4 (4.21%) IBM
3 2 (2.11%) Sitecore
3 2 (2.11%) HP
4 1 (1.05%) ESRI
4 1 (1.05%) Thunderhead
4 1 (1.05%) Google
4 1 (1.05%) Zend
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