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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 10 23 20
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -3
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 57 48 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 11.97% 8.33% 8.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.27% 17.20% 22.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 38 36
Median daily rate £388 £318 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.04% -0.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £391 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £39.78 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +24.29%
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
217 279 235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 45.59% 48.44% 35.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 210 162
Median daily rate £388 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 4
Median hourly rate £14.25 £17.50 £20.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.57% -13.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.59 £16.34 £14.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.55 £17.50 £28.68
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

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 June 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 June 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 -1 43 £388 +25.00% 4
Newport +22 8 £335 -10.66% 2
JavaScript
Wales

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 June 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.

1 104 (65.82%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (65.19%) CSS
3 101 (63.92%) HTML
4 92 (58.23%) jQuery
5 76 (48.10%) Web Development
5 76 (48.10%) TDD
6 64 (40.51%) Java
7 56 (35.44%) OO
8 54 (34.18%) .NET
9 52 (32.91%) Selenium
10 49 (31.01%) Software Engineering
11 44 (27.85%) Unix
12 43 (27.22%) Perl
13 40 (25.32%) Scrum
14 39 (24.68%) C#
14 39 (24.68%) HTML5
15 38 (24.05%) Cucumber
16 36 (22.78%) Security Cleared
16 36 (22.78%) MVC
16 36 (22.78%) AngularJS
17 35 (22.15%) XML
18 33 (20.89%) Unit Testing
19 32 (20.25%) Visual Studio
20 31 (19.62%) CSS3
21 28 (17.72%) Legal
22 27 (17.09%) Continuous Integration
23 24 (15.19%) SC Cleared
23 24 (15.19%) WCF
23 24 (15.19%) SQL
24 23 (14.56%) BDD

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 11 (6.96%) JBoss
2 8 (5.06%) Confluence
2 8 (5.06%) FileNet
2 8 (5.06%) LiveCycle
2 8 (5.06%) Tomcat
3 7 (4.43%) IIS
4 6 (3.80%) GeoServer
5 5 (3.16%) Apache
5 5 (3.16%) MQSeries
6 4 (2.53%) WebLogic
6 4 (2.53%) WebSphere
7 3 (1.90%) CMS
7 3 (1.90%) IBM Notes
7 3 (1.90%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.27%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (1.27%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 6 (3.80%) Gliffy
1 6 (3.80%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.53%) LDAP
1 4 (2.53%) SSL
1 4 (2.53%) VPN
2 3 (1.90%) FTP
3 1 (0.63%) Internet
3 1 (0.63%) Network Security
3 1 (0.63%) Wireless
3 1 (0.63%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (13.29%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.33%) MongoDB
3 9 (5.70%) MySQL
3 9 (5.70%) NoSQL
3 9 (5.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (3.80%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (3.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (3.16%) Couchbase
5 5 (3.16%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.53%) Oracle Database
6 4 (2.53%) Oracle Database 12c
6 4 (2.53%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.90%) Redis
7 3 (1.90%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (1.90%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.63%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 52 (32.91%) Selenium
2 38 (24.05%) Cucumber
3 32 (20.25%) Visual Studio
4 20 (12.66%) MbUnit
4 20 (12.66%) MSTest
4 20 (12.66%) NUnit
5 19 (12.03%) Git (software)
6 14 (8.86%) JIRA
6 14 (8.86%) Subversion
7 12 (7.59%) Ant
7 12 (7.59%) Maven
8 10 (6.33%) DbUnit
8 10 (6.33%) Eclipse
8 10 (6.33%) JUnit
8 10 (6.33%) Spock
9 8 (5.06%) Hudson
10 6 (3.80%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 4 (2.53%) Burp Suite
11 4 (2.53%) Jenkins
11 4 (2.53%) Mercurial
General
1 28 (17.72%) Legal
2 20 (12.66%) Finance
3 3 (1.90%) Publishing
4 2 (1.27%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.27%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.63%) Games
5 1 (0.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 134 (84.81%) Developer
2 35 (22.15%) Web Developer
3 23 (14.56%) Agile Developer
4 20 (12.66%) JavaScript Developer
4 20 (12.66%) Senior Developer
5 18 (11.39%) Java Developer
6 17 (10.76%) Senior Agile Developer
7 15 (9.49%) Website Developer
8 14 (8.86%) .NET Developer
9 12 (7.59%) Perl Developer
10 11 (6.96%) PHP Developer
11 9 (5.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 9 (5.70%) Software Engineer
12 8 (5.06%) ABAP Developer
12 8 (5.06%) SAP Developer
12 8 (5.06%) SC Cleared Java Developer
12 8 (5.06%) Unix Developer
13 7 (4.43%) Perl Web Developer
13 7 (4.43%) UI Developer
14 6 (3.80%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (65.19%) CSS
2 101 (63.92%) HTML
3 92 (58.23%) jQuery
4 54 (34.18%) .NET
5 39 (24.68%) HTML5
6 36 (22.78%) AngularJS
7 35 (22.15%) XML
8 31 (19.62%) CSS3
9 24 (15.19%) WCF
10 22 (13.92%) KnockoutJS
11 21 (13.29%) ASP.NET
11 21 (13.29%) ASP.NET Web API
12 17 (10.76%) SOAP
12 17 (10.76%) Web Services
13 16 (10.13%) Ajax
14 15 (9.49%) Spring
15 13 (8.23%) XHTML
16 12 (7.59%) Hibernate
16 12 (7.59%) J2EE
16 12 (7.59%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (3.80%) Mobile App
1 6 (3.80%) Replication
2 4 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.53%) User Experience
3 2 (1.27%) Digital Media
3 2 (1.27%) DTV
3 2 (1.27%) IPTV
3 2 (1.27%) W3C
4 1 (0.63%) CESG
4 1 (0.63%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.63%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.63%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.63%) Graphic Design
4 1 (0.63%) New Media
4 1 (0.63%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 44 (27.85%) Unix
2 13 (8.23%) Linux
3 12 (7.59%) Windows
4 4 (2.53%) Windows 8
5 3 (1.90%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (65.82%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (48.10%) TDD
2 76 (48.10%) Web Development
3 56 (35.44%) OO
4 49 (31.01%) Software Engineering
5 40 (25.32%) Scrum
6 36 (22.78%) MVC
7 33 (20.89%) Unit Testing
8 27 (17.09%) Continuous Integration
9 23 (14.56%) BDD
10 20 (12.66%) ATDD
10 20 (12.66%) Test-First Development
11 19 (12.03%) DevOps
12 17 (10.76%) Mentoring
13 16 (10.13%) Front End Development
14 15 (9.49%) Document Management
15 12 (7.59%) Workflow
16 11 (6.96%) OOP
16 11 (6.96%) Web Design
17 9 (5.70%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 64 (40.51%) Java
2 43 (27.22%) Perl
3 39 (24.68%) C#
4 24 (15.19%) SQL
5 21 (13.29%) TypeScript
6 19 (12.03%) PHP
7 9 (5.70%) T-SQL
8 8 (5.06%) ABAP
9 4 (2.53%) C
9 4 (2.53%) PL/SQL
9 4 (2.53%) Python
10 3 (1.90%) Apple Swift
10 3 (1.90%) Bash Shell
10 3 (1.90%) Go
10 3 (1.90%) Objective-C
10 3 (1.90%) PHP 5
11 2 (1.27%) SAPscript
11 2 (1.27%) Scala
11 2 (1.27%) XPath
12 1 (0.63%) C++
Qualifications
1 36 (22.78%) Security Cleared
2 24 (15.19%) SC Cleared
3 12 (7.59%) DV Cleared
4 11 (6.96%) BPSS Clearance
5 5 (3.16%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.63%) CEH
6 1 (0.63%) CISA
6 1 (0.63%) CISSP
6 1 (0.63%) CREST Certified
6 1 (0.63%) Degree
6 1 (0.63%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.70%) Disclosure Scotland
2 8 (5.06%) QA
3 1 (0.63%) WAI
3 1 (0.63%) WCAG
Vendors
1 9 (5.70%) SAP
2 8 (5.06%) Adobe
2 8 (5.06%) ILOG
2 8 (5.06%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.06%) Splunk
3 6 (3.80%) Kofax
3 6 (3.80%) Zend
4 5 (3.16%) Atlassian
4 5 (3.16%) Sitecore
5 4 (2.53%) Oracle
5 4 (2.53%) ServiceNow
6 3 (1.90%) Google
6 3 (1.90%) IBM
6 3 (1.90%) Lotus
7 1 (0.63%) Twitter