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 26 November 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 16 33 31
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -2
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 64 13 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 11.68% 3.24% 3.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.86% 10.66% 9.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 8 13
Average daily rate
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£375 £250 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £310
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £12.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -21.87%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £32.50
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
280 122 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 51.09% 30.42% 40.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 201 77 88
Average daily rate £350 £275 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £388 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 7
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.84 £11.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.90 £35.00 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

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 26 November 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 26 November 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 54 £413 +65.00% 13
Newport -14 5 £320 +2.40% 2
Torfaen - 1 - - 1
Blaenau Gwent - - - -
Neath Port Talbot - - - - 1
Glamorgan - - - -
Bridgend - - - -
Caerphilly - - - -
JavaScript
Wales

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 26 November 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.

1 103 (85.12%) HTML
2 92 (76.03%) CSS
3 55 (45.45%) HTML5
4 54 (44.63%) Agile Software Development
5 49 (40.50%) CSS3
6 47 (38.84%) jQuery
7 41 (33.88%) Ajax
8 37 (30.58%) XML
9 35 (28.93%) SQL
10 34 (28.10%) Java
11 29 (23.97%) .NET
11 29 (23.97%) MVC
12 27 (22.31%) Scala
13 26 (21.49%) REST
14 25 (20.66%) Git (software)
14 25 (20.66%) Subversion
14 25 (20.66%) JSON
14 25 (20.66%) JUnit
14 25 (20.66%) PHP
15 24 (19.83%) Jenkins
16 21 (17.36%) OO
17 20 (16.53%) ASP.NET
17 20 (16.53%) Spring
18 19 (15.70%) Jasmine
18 19 (15.70%) C#
18 19 (15.70%) HTTP
19 18 (14.88%) Hibernate
20 17 (14.05%) SQL Server
21 16 (13.22%) J2EE
21 16 (13.22%) Responsive Web Design

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 7 (5.79%) SharePoint
1 7 (5.79%) Apache
2 5 (4.13%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (3.31%) IIS
3 4 (3.31%) Tomcat
3 4 (3.31%) Node.js
3 4 (3.31%) WebSphere
4 3 (2.48%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (1.65%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.65%) JBoss
5 2 (1.65%) FileNet
5 2 (1.65%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.83%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.83%) WordPress
6 1 (0.83%) Drupal
6 1 (0.83%) LiveCycle
6 1 (0.83%) Confluence
6 1 (0.83%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (0.83%) Doxygen
1 1 (0.83%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.83%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (4.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.83%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.83%) Magento
2 1 (0.83%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.48%) Trello
1 3 (2.48%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (2.48%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 19 (15.70%) HTTP
2 4 (3.31%) Intranet
3 3 (2.48%) Internet
3 3 (2.48%) DVB
4 2 (1.65%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.83%) VPN
5 1 (0.83%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (14.05%) SQL Server
2 15 (12.40%) MongoDB
3 14 (11.57%) Relational Database
4 13 (10.74%) RDBMS
5 4 (3.31%) Hadoop
6 3 (2.48%) MySQL
7 2 (1.65%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.65%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.65%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.83%) InterSystems Cache
8 1 (0.83%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 25 (20.66%) Git (software)
1 25 (20.66%) Subversion
1 25 (20.66%) JUnit
2 24 (19.83%) Jenkins
3 19 (15.70%) Jasmine
4 8 (6.61%) Visual Studio
5 7 (5.79%) Cucumber
5 7 (5.79%) Eclipse
6 4 (3.31%) QUnit
6 4 (3.31%) Hudson
6 4 (3.31%) JIRA
6 4 (3.31%) Sinon.JS
7 3 (2.48%) Trac
7 3 (2.48%) Maven
7 3 (2.48%) Selenium
7 3 (2.48%) Ant
8 2 (1.65%) NUnit
8 2 (1.65%) JMeter
8 2 (1.65%) Rhino Mocks
8 2 (1.65%) DbUnit
General
1 8 (6.61%) Finance
2 6 (4.96%) Manufacturing
3 5 (4.13%) Retail
3 5 (4.13%) Marketing
3 5 (4.13%) Electronics
3 5 (4.13%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.65%) Front Office
4 2 (1.65%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.83%) Legal
5 1 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 111 (91.74%) Developer
2 25 (20.66%) Java Developer
3 16 (13.22%) Web Developer
3 16 (13.22%) Scala Developer
4 12 (9.92%) Senior Developer
4 12 (9.92%) Front-End Developer
5 10 (8.26%) PHP Developer
6 9 (7.44%) .NET Developer
6 9 (7.44%) Software Developer
7 6 (4.96%) Software Engineer
7 6 (4.96%) Senior Web Developer
8 5 (4.13%) JavaScript Developer
8 5 (4.13%) ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (3.31%) Java Software Developer
9 4 (3.31%) SharePoint Developer
10 3 (2.48%) Systems Developer
10 3 (2.48%) Senior Software Engineer
11 2 (1.65%) .NET Web Developer
11 2 (1.65%) C++ Developer
11 2 (1.65%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (85.12%) HTML
2 92 (76.03%) CSS
3 55 (45.45%) HTML5
4 49 (40.50%) CSS3
5 47 (38.84%) jQuery
6 41 (33.88%) Ajax
7 37 (30.58%) XML
8 29 (23.97%) .NET
9 26 (21.49%) REST
10 25 (20.66%) JSON
11 20 (16.53%) ASP.NET
11 20 (16.53%) Spring
12 18 (14.88%) Hibernate
13 16 (13.22%) J2EE
14 15 (12.40%) Play Framework
15 11 (9.09%) Web Services
16 10 (8.26%) AngularJS
17 9 (7.44%) XHTML
18 8 (6.61%) KnockoutJS
19 7 (5.79%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.96%) Visualisation
2 5 (4.13%) DTV
3 3 (2.48%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.48%) Open Source
4 2 (1.65%) NHS
4 2 (1.65%) W3C
4 2 (1.65%) User Experience
5 1 (0.83%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.83%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.83%) Hedge funds
5 1 (0.83%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.83%) GIS
5 1 (0.83%) Replication
5 1 (0.83%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.44%) Apple iOS
1 9 (7.44%) Android
2 6 (4.96%) Windows
2 6 (4.96%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (44.63%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (23.97%) MVC
3 21 (17.36%) OO
4 16 (13.22%) Responsive Web Design
5 14 (11.57%) Scrum
5 14 (11.57%) TDD
6 13 (10.74%) UML
7 12 (9.92%) OOP
7 12 (9.92%) Web Design
8 11 (9.09%) RAD
9 8 (6.61%) BDD
9 8 (6.61%) Software Engineering
10 7 (5.79%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (4.96%) Unit Testing
11 6 (4.96%) Analytics
12 5 (4.13%) Cyber Security
12 5 (4.13%) Digital Marketing
12 5 (4.13%) Programme Management
12 5 (4.13%) SOA
12 5 (4.13%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 35 (28.93%) SQL
2 34 (28.10%) Java
3 27 (22.31%) Scala
4 25 (20.66%) PHP
5 19 (15.70%) C#
6 12 (9.92%) Python
7 8 (6.61%) C++
7 8 (6.61%) Ruby
8 4 (3.31%) Perl
9 3 (2.48%) VB
10 2 (1.65%) C
10 2 (1.65%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.65%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.65%) PHP5
10 2 (1.65%) PHP4
11 1 (0.83%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.83%) Embedded C++
11 1 (0.83%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (13.22%) Security Cleared
2 11 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.65%) CTC Cleared
3 2 (1.65%) Degree
4 1 (0.83%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.83%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.83%) ISEB
4 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.83%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.83%) ISO 14001
1 1 (0.83%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 4 (3.31%) Kibana
Vendors
1 9 (7.44%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.13%) IBM
2 5 (4.13%) SAP
3 4 (3.31%) Oracle
4 2 (1.65%) ILOG
5 1 (0.83%) Google
5 1 (0.83%) Zend
5 1 (0.83%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.83%) Splunk
5 1 (0.83%) ESRI
5 1 (0.83%) Kofax
5 1 (0.83%) Perforce
5 1 (0.83%) Adobe
5 1 (0.83%) Business Objects
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