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 30 July 2015 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 14 21 32
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +11
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 61 54 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 9.98% 8.71% 3.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.76% 23.89% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 42 10
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£250 £288 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% +4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £310
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £305
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +6.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £9.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.30% -7.14%
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
268 226 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 43.86% 36.45% 28.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 168 84
Average daily rate £335 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £225 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £490 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 1
Average hourly rate £17.15 £20.13 £55.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.78% -63.40%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.75 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.85% -

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 30 July 2015.

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 30 July 2015. 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 +5 53 £250 -1.96% 14
Neath Port Talbot - 3 £240 - 1
Newport -4 2 £210 -41.05% 1
Monmouthshire - 1 - - 2
JavaScript
Wales

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 84 (90.32%) HTML
2 51 (54.84%) CSS
3 47 (50.54%) XML
4 43 (46.24%) AngularJS
5 35 (37.63%) Web Services
5 35 (37.63%) Java
5 35 (37.63%) OO
6 33 (35.48%) .NET
7 30 (32.26%) C#
7 30 (32.26%) Web Development
8 29 (31.18%) Oracle
9 27 (29.03%) JSP
10 26 (27.96%) JDBC
10 26 (27.96%) Struts
10 26 (27.96%) Spring
10 26 (27.96%) HTML5
11 25 (26.88%) SOAP
11 25 (26.88%) MySQL
12 24 (25.81%) HTTP
13 22 (23.66%) SQL
13 22 (23.66%) JPA
13 22 (23.66%) Relational Database
14 21 (22.58%) jQuery
15 20 (21.51%) ASP.NET
16 19 (20.43%) SQL Server
16 19 (20.43%) Microsoft
17 16 (17.20%) Agile Software Development
17 16 (17.20%) CSS3
18 13 (13.98%) MVC
19 12 (12.90%) Visual Studio

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 5 (5.38%) WebSphere Application Server
1 5 (5.38%) Tomcat
1 5 (5.38%) WebSphere
2 3 (3.23%) Node.js
2 3 (3.23%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.23%) CMS
3 2 (2.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (2.15%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (2.15%) Umbraco
3 2 (2.15%) ArcGIS
3 2 (2.15%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (1.08%) WordPress
4 1 (1.08%) nginx
4 1 (1.08%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.08%) ArcSDE
4 1 (1.08%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (1.08%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.08%) IIS
4 1 (1.08%) JBoss
4 1 (1.08%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (5.38%) MS Office
1 5 (5.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.15%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.08%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 5 (5.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.15%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.08%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.15%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (25.81%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (26.88%) MySQL
2 22 (23.66%) Relational Database
3 19 (20.43%) SQL Server
4 5 (5.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (5.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (4.30%) SQL Server 2000
5 4 (4.30%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.15%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.08%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.08%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 12 (12.90%) Visual Studio
2 6 (6.45%) Eclipse
3 3 (3.23%) QUnit
3 3 (3.23%) Jasmine
3 3 (3.23%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.23%) Karma Test Runner
4 2 (2.15%) Hudson
4 2 (2.15%) Apache Continuum
4 2 (2.15%) Rational Application Developer
4 2 (2.15%) Toad
4 2 (2.15%) JDeveloper
4 2 (2.15%) Subversion
4 2 (2.15%) Maven
5 1 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.08%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (1.08%) NUnit
5 1 (1.08%) Oracle Forms
General
1 7 (7.53%) Finance
2 2 (2.15%) Legal
2 2 (2.15%) Publishing
3 1 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 83 (89.25%) Developer
2 26 (27.96%) Java Developer
3 14 (15.05%) .NET Developer
4 7 (7.53%) Front-End Developer
5 6 (6.45%) Web Developer
5 6 (6.45%) AWS Developer
6 5 (5.38%) CRM Developer
7 4 (4.30%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 4 (4.30%) VB Developer
7 4 (4.30%) VB6 Developer
8 3 (3.23%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (3.23%) Full Stack Developer
9 2 (2.15%) Umbraco Developer
9 2 (2.15%) UI Programmer
9 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Developer
9 2 (2.15%) SharePoint Administrator
9 2 (2.15%) UI Developer
9 2 (2.15%) UX Developer
9 2 (2.15%) Front-End Web Developer
9 2 (2.15%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (90.32%) HTML
2 51 (54.84%) CSS
3 47 (50.54%) XML
4 43 (46.24%) AngularJS
5 35 (37.63%) Web Services
6 33 (35.48%) .NET
7 27 (29.03%) JSP
8 26 (27.96%) Struts
8 26 (27.96%) JDBC
8 26 (27.96%) Spring
8 26 (27.96%) HTML5
9 25 (26.88%) SOAP
10 22 (23.66%) JPA
11 21 (22.58%) jQuery
12 20 (21.51%) ASP.NET
13 16 (17.20%) CSS3
14 10 (10.75%) Ajax
15 9 (9.68%) Sass
16 8 (8.60%) .NET Framework
17 7 (7.53%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.75%) User Experience
2 3 (3.23%) Visualisation
3 2 (2.15%) W3C
4 1 (1.08%) GIS
4 1 (1.08%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.08%) CMDB
4 1 (1.08%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.38%) Windows
2 2 (2.15%) Linux
2 2 (2.15%) UNIX
3 1 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (37.63%) OO
2 30 (32.26%) Web Development
3 16 (17.20%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (13.98%) MVC
5 10 (10.75%) Scrum
6 7 (7.53%) TDD
6 7 (7.53%) CRM
7 6 (6.45%) RAD
8 5 (5.38%) UML
8 5 (5.38%) SDLC
9 4 (4.30%) OOD
10 3 (3.23%) Software Engineering
10 3 (3.23%) Information Architecture
10 3 (3.23%) Data Visualisation
11 2 (2.15%) Customer Insight
11 2 (2.15%) Open Source
11 2 (2.15%) BDD
11 2 (2.15%) Software Testing
11 2 (2.15%) Enterprise Architecture
11 2 (2.15%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 35 (37.63%) Java
2 30 (32.26%) C#
3 22 (23.66%) SQL
4 9 (9.68%) PHP
5 4 (4.30%) VBA
5 4 (4.30%) VB6
5 4 (4.30%) Scala
5 4 (4.30%) T-SQL
5 4 (4.30%) VB
6 3 (3.23%) ActionScript
6 3 (3.23%) Perl
6 3 (3.23%) Ruby
7 2 (2.15%) Python
8 1 (1.08%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.08%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.08%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.08%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 6 (6.45%) Security Cleared
2 5 (5.38%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.15%) ISEB
4 1 (1.08%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (4.30%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 1 (1.08%) Puppet
1 1 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.08%) Ansible
Vendors
1 29 (31.18%) Oracle
2 19 (20.43%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.45%) IBM
4 3 (3.23%) Google
5 2 (2.15%) OpenText
5 2 (2.15%) Micro Focus
6 1 (1.08%) ESRI
6 1 (1.08%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.08%) Sage
6 1 (1.08%) Mapinfo
6 1 (1.08%) ServiceNow
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Port Talbot, West Glamorgan
Computer People
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Rate: Market related
Posted: 23 days ago