The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 11 13 15
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 327 303 259
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 10.72% 9.47% 8.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.92% 23.99% 22.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 220 187
Median daily rate £350 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £251 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £438 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 2
Median hourly rate £47.50 £19.23 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+147.04% +47.90%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £36.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+13.01% +19.67%
JavaScript
England

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 West region.

Programming Languages Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1171 1263 1145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 38.38% 39.47% 37.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 759 851 755
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 84 49
Median hourly rate £39.00 £39.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £19.03 £19.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing JavaScript as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JavaScript across the South West region.

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in the South West

JavaScript
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript across the South West region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

JavaScript Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript across the South West region.

JavaScript Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript across the South West region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

JavaScript Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

JavaScript
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
Bristol -2 121 £340 -2.85% 52
Wiltshire +12 51 £325 - 15
Gloucestershire +3 44 £366 -8.20% 24
Devon +5 30 £213 -40.35% 12
Dorset +11 26 £350 +6.06% 31
Somerset +8 22 £375 +5.63% 23
JavaScript
England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 West region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 437 (73.45%) HTML
2 380 (63.87%) CSS
3 236 (39.66%) Agile Software Development
4 230 (38.66%) .NET
5 216 (36.30%) jQuery
6 215 (36.13%) C#
7 212 (35.63%) AngularJS
8 200 (33.61%) MVC
9 153 (25.71%) HTML5
10 141 (23.70%) SQL
11 139 (23.36%) Java
12 138 (23.19%) ASP.NET
13 133 (22.35%) SQL Server
14 103 (17.31%) TDD
15 95 (15.97%) Scrum
16 94 (15.80%) ASP.NET MVC
17 92 (15.46%) Microsoft
18 91 (15.29%) Web Development
19 89 (14.96%) Front End Development
20 87 (14.62%) Git (software)
21 84 (14.12%) CSS3
22 77 (12.94%) Security Cleared
23 72 (12.10%) JSON
24 70 (11.76%) Web Services
25 69 (11.60%) Spring
26 67 (11.26%) SharePoint
27 65 (10.92%) PHP
27 65 (10.92%) ASP.NET Web API
28 60 (10.08%) MySQL
29 59 (9.92%) OO

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 67 (11.26%) SharePoint
2 32 (5.38%) CMS
3 30 (5.04%) Elasticsearch
4 26 (4.37%) Apache
4 26 (4.37%) SharePoint 2010
5 22 (3.70%) Tomcat
6 18 (3.03%) SharePoint 2013
7 17 (2.86%) Drupal
8 16 (2.69%) IIS
9 12 (2.02%) JBoss
10 11 (1.85%) Umbraco
10 11 (1.85%) WordPress
11 10 (1.68%) Apache Spark
12 7 (1.18%) Alfresco
12 7 (1.18%) NServiceBus
13 6 (1.01%) Apache Solr
14 5 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
15 4 (0.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 4 (0.67%) Confluence
15 4 (0.67%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 13 (2.18%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.18%) MS Office
3 6 (1.01%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 6 (1.01%) InfoPath
4 3 (0.50%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.34%) SPSS
6 1 (0.17%) Revit
6 1 (0.17%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 18 (3.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 16 (2.69%) Dynamics AX
3 12 (2.02%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.84%) Magento
4 5 (0.84%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.50%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
6 1 (0.17%) OpenCart
6 1 (0.17%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.17%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 37 (6.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (5.21%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (4.03%) GitHub
4 11 (1.85%) Amazon EC2
5 9 (1.51%) SaaS
6 6 (1.01%) Amazon S3
7 4 (0.67%) Office 365
8 2 (0.34%) Heroku
9 1 (0.17%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.35%) LDAP
2 12 (2.02%) HTTP
3 9 (1.51%) Internet
4 8 (1.34%) DNS
5 7 (1.18%) Intranet
6 6 (1.01%) DSL
7 5 (0.84%) FCAPS
8 3 (0.50%) Extranet
8 3 (0.50%) Network Security
9 2 (0.34%) Firewall
9 2 (0.34%) HbbTV
9 2 (0.34%) TCP/IP
9 2 (0.34%) VPN
10 1 (0.17%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.17%) MQTT
10 1 (0.17%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 133 (22.35%) SQL Server
2 60 (10.08%) MySQL
3 42 (7.06%) Relational Database
4 32 (5.38%) MongoDB
5 31 (5.21%) Hadoop
6 27 (4.54%) NoSQL
7 25 (4.20%) Oracle Database
8 19 (3.19%) RDBMS
8 19 (3.19%) SQL Server 2012
9 17 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
10 16 (2.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 16 (2.69%) Big Data
11 11 (1.85%) Redis
12 10 (1.68%) Neo4j
12 10 (1.68%) SQL Server 2008
13 8 (1.34%) Data Warehouse
13 8 (1.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 7 (1.18%) Apache Cassandra
15 6 (1.01%) CouchDB
15 6 (1.01%) HBase
Development Applications
1 87 (14.62%) Git (software)
2 36 (6.05%) Visual Studio
3 34 (5.71%) Subversion
3 34 (5.71%) TeamCity
4 30 (5.04%) Team Foundation Server
5 27 (4.54%) Cucumber
6 25 (4.20%) Octopus Deploy
7 22 (3.70%) JIRA
7 22 (3.70%) JUnit
8 19 (3.19%) Jenkins
9 15 (2.52%) Grunt
9 15 (2.52%) Maven
10 12 (2.02%) Protractor
11 10 (1.68%) Bitbucket
11 10 (1.68%) Mockito
11 10 (1.68%) Selenium
12 9 (1.51%) Hudson
12 9 (1.51%) Jasmine
13 8 (1.34%) gulp
13 8 (1.34%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 46 (7.73%) Finance
2 27 (4.54%) Marketing
3 25 (4.20%) Telecoms
4 19 (3.19%) Electronics
4 19 (3.19%) Manufacturing
5 16 (2.69%) Banking
6 8 (1.34%) Advertising
7 6 (1.01%) Games
8 5 (0.84%) Automotive
9 4 (0.67%) Back Office
10 3 (0.50%) Local Government
10 3 (0.50%) Retail
11 2 (0.34%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.17%) Law
12 1 (0.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 512 (86.05%) Developer
2 133 (22.35%) .NET Developer
3 85 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 76 (12.77%) JavaScript Developer
5 75 (12.61%) C# Developer
6 62 (10.42%) ASP.NET Developer
7 58 (9.75%) C# .NET Developer
8 57 (9.58%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 55 (9.24%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 45 (7.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 45 (7.56%) Software Developer
11 32 (5.38%) Angular Developer
12 27 (4.54%) HTML Developer
13 25 (4.20%) PHP Developer
13 25 (4.20%) Web Developer
14 23 (3.87%) SharePoint Developer
15 22 (3.70%) Agile Developer
15 22 (3.70%) Senior Developer
16 21 (3.53%) Applications Developer
17 20 (3.36%) DV Cleared Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 437 (73.45%) HTML
2 380 (63.87%) CSS
3 230 (38.66%) .NET
4 216 (36.30%) jQuery
5 212 (35.63%) AngularJS
6 153 (25.71%) HTML5
7 138 (23.19%) ASP.NET
8 94 (15.80%) ASP.NET MVC
9 84 (14.12%) CSS3
10 72 (12.10%) JSON
11 70 (11.76%) Web Services
12 69 (11.60%) Spring
13 65 (10.92%) ASP.NET Web API
14 59 (9.92%) REST
15 57 (9.58%) XML
16 55 (9.24%) RESTful
17 50 (8.40%) WCF
18 48 (8.07%) .NET Framework
19 42 (7.06%) Hibernate
19 42 (7.06%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 42 (7.06%) User Experience
2 21 (3.53%) Mobile App
3 14 (2.35%) Computer Science
3 14 (2.35%) Visualisation
4 13 (2.18%) Digital Media
5 11 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (1.51%) Public Cloud
7 7 (1.18%) Blackberry
7 7 (1.18%) Blog
7 7 (1.18%) iPhone
8 6 (1.01%) Clustering
8 6 (1.01%) N-Tier
8 6 (1.01%) Social Media
8 6 (1.01%) W3C
9 5 (0.84%) Semantic Web
10 4 (0.67%) Management Information System
11 3 (0.50%) Inversion of Control
11 3 (0.50%) iPad
11 3 (0.50%) NHS
12 2 (0.34%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 42 (7.06%) Linux
2 32 (5.38%) Unix
3 16 (2.69%) Windows
4 9 (1.51%) Android
5 8 (1.34%) Mac OS X
6 7 (1.18%) Apple iOS
7 6 (1.01%) Mesosphere
8 5 (0.84%) Oracle Linux
9 3 (0.50%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.17%) CentOS
10 1 (0.17%) Debian
10 1 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 236 (39.66%) Agile Software Development
2 200 (33.61%) MVC
3 103 (17.31%) TDD
4 95 (15.97%) Scrum
5 91 (15.29%) Web Development
6 89 (14.96%) Front End Development
7 59 (9.92%) OO
8 42 (7.06%) BDD
9 41 (6.89%) E-Commerce
9 41 (6.89%) Software Engineering
10 39 (6.55%) Responsive Web Design
11 38 (6.39%) Continuous Integration
12 35 (5.88%) DevOps
13 33 (5.55%) Unit Testing
14 31 (5.21%) Workflow
15 30 (5.04%) OOD
15 30 (5.04%) Open Source
16 25 (4.20%) High Availability
16 25 (4.20%) Microservices
17 23 (3.87%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 215 (36.13%) C#
2 141 (23.70%) SQL
3 139 (23.36%) Java
4 65 (10.92%) PHP
5 51 (8.57%) Python
6 37 (6.22%) Ruby
7 35 (5.88%) Perl
8 25 (4.20%) T-SQL
9 23 (3.87%) Scala
10 21 (3.53%) C
10 21 (3.53%) PL/SQL
11 18 (3.03%) Bash Shell
12 16 (2.69%) C++
13 13 (2.18%) VB
14 11 (1.85%) ES6
14 11 (1.85%) PowerShell
14 11 (1.85%) VB.NET
15 10 (1.68%) TypeScript
16 8 (1.34%) Groovy
16 8 (1.34%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 77 (12.94%) Security Cleared
2 40 (6.72%) DV Cleared
3 32 (5.38%) Degree
4 25 (4.20%) SC Cleared
5 6 (1.01%) BC Cleared
6 5 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.67%) BPSS Clearance
7 4 (0.67%) MCAD
7 4 (0.67%) MCITP
7 4 (0.67%) MCSD
7 4 (0.67%) MCTS
7 4 (0.67%) Siebel Certification
8 3 (0.50%) Sun Certification
9 2 (0.34%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.17%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.02%) QA
2 10 (1.68%) SLA
3 3 (0.50%) ISO 14001
3 3 (0.50%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.17%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.17%) HL7
4 1 (0.17%) MISRA
4 1 (0.17%) MISRA C
4 1 (0.17%) WCAG
System Software
1 12 (2.02%) Docker
2 4 (0.67%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.34%) Shibboleth
4 1 (0.17%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 22 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (2.18%) Puppet
3 9 (1.51%) Kubernetes
4 8 (1.34%) Ansible
5 7 (1.18%) Kibana
6 4 (0.67%) AirWatch
7 3 (0.50%) OpenAM
8 2 (0.34%) OpenSSO
8 2 (0.34%) Sun Identity Manager
9 1 (0.17%) Mesos
9 1 (0.17%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 92 (15.46%) Microsoft
2 53 (8.91%) Oracle
3 28 (4.71%) Sitecore
4 20 (3.36%) SAP
5 12 (2.02%) Red Hat
5 12 (2.02%) Sencha
6 10 (1.68%) IBM
7 9 (1.51%) Twitter
8 8 (1.34%) Adobe
8 8 (1.34%) RedGate
9 6 (1.01%) Nintex
9 6 (1.01%) Zend
10 5 (0.84%) Nokia
10 5 (0.84%) Siebel
10 5 (0.84%) Sun
11 4 (0.67%) ESRI
11 4 (0.67%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (0.50%) ForgeRock
12 3 (0.50%) Google
12 3 (0.50%) Telerik
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