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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 10 10 10
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 294 404 312
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 10.71% 12.81% 9.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.20% 31.84% 25.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 289 195
Median daily rate £361 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 7
Median hourly rate £22.50 £56.53 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.19% +19.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.30 £56.53 £23.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.52 £56.53 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.25 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+14.16% -7.69%
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
1122 1269 1213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 40.86% 40.23% 36.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 728 851 764
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £485 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 61 82
Median hourly rate £40.00 £41.90 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.53% +15.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £34.00 £23.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £44.95 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 5 December 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
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 5 December 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 +3 108 £360 -4.00% 59
Wiltshire -12 48 £356 -5.00% 11
Gloucestershire -7 45 £380 -8.43% 29
Devon +12 42 £425 +30.76% 10
Dorset +7 17 £375 +35.13% 41
Somerset -15 10 £378 +7.85% 21
Cornwall -7 2 £288 - 1
JavaScript
England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 December 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.

1 406 (66.45%) HTML
2 349 (57.12%) CSS
3 261 (42.72%) Agile Software Development
4 250 (40.92%) .NET
5 247 (40.43%) C#
6 230 (37.64%) AngularJS
7 227 (37.15%) jQuery
8 217 (35.52%) MVC
9 168 (27.50%) Java
10 165 (27.00%) HTML5
11 154 (25.20%) ASP.NET
12 138 (22.59%) SQL Server
13 123 (20.13%) SQL
14 115 (18.82%) Microsoft
15 105 (17.18%) JSON
16 104 (17.02%) ASP.NET MVC
16 104 (17.02%) TDD
16 104 (17.02%) Scrum
17 99 (16.20%) Git (software)
18 98 (16.04%) CSS3
19 96 (15.71%) XML
20 91 (14.89%) ASP.NET Web API
21 89 (14.57%) Front End Development
21 89 (14.57%) Spring
22 84 (13.75%) REST
23 68 (11.13%) WCF
23 68 (11.13%) Security Cleared
23 68 (11.13%) Web Services
24 67 (10.97%) SharePoint
25 66 (10.80%) 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 (10.97%) SharePoint
2 35 (5.73%) Apache
3 32 (5.24%) Elasticsearch
4 28 (4.58%) CMS
5 25 (4.09%) Tomcat
6 21 (3.44%) SharePoint 2010
7 18 (2.95%) IIS
8 12 (1.96%) Apache Spark
8 12 (1.96%) Drupal
9 10 (1.64%) Alfresco
9 10 (1.64%) Apache Solr
9 10 (1.64%) Umbraco
10 8 (1.31%) SharePoint 2013
10 8 (1.31%) WordPress
11 7 (1.15%) JBoss
11 7 (1.15%) Sitecore CMS
12 6 (0.98%) WebLogic
13 5 (0.82%) BizTalk Server
13 5 (0.82%) Confluence
14 4 (0.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 23 (3.76%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 6 (0.98%) MS Office
4 3 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.33%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.16%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.16%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.16%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 27 (4.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 19 (3.11%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (1.15%) Magento
4 5 (0.82%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.49%) Teamcenter
6 1 (0.16%) Fredhopper
6 1 (0.16%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
6 1 (0.16%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 57 (9.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 46 (7.53%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (3.27%) GitHub
4 18 (2.95%) Amazon EC2
5 10 (1.64%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.49%) SaaS
7 2 (0.33%) Office 365
7 2 (0.33%) PaaS
8 1 (0.16%) Boomi
8 1 (0.16%) Heroku
8 1 (0.16%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (3.93%) LDAP
2 13 (2.13%) HTTP
2 13 (2.13%) Internet
3 12 (1.96%) Intranet
4 8 (1.31%) DNS
4 8 (1.31%) DSL
5 7 (1.15%) FCAPS
6 3 (0.49%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.16%) Extranet
7 1 (0.16%) Firewall
7 1 (0.16%) MQTT
7 1 (0.16%) Network Security
7 1 (0.16%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.16%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 138 (22.59%) SQL Server
2 50 (8.18%) MySQL
3 43 (7.04%) PostgreSQL
4 39 (6.38%) Oracle Database
5 34 (5.56%) Hadoop
6 25 (4.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 25 (4.09%) NoSQL
7 21 (3.44%) Big Data
7 21 (3.44%) MongoDB
8 20 (3.27%) Relational Database
9 16 (2.62%) Neo4j
10 14 (2.29%) SQL Server 2008
11 13 (2.13%) Redis
12 12 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
13 9 (1.47%) Apache Cassandra
14 8 (1.31%) CouchDB
14 8 (1.31%) HBase
14 8 (1.31%) Parquet
15 5 (0.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 5 (0.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 99 (16.20%) Git (software)
2 52 (8.51%) Team Foundation Server
3 51 (8.35%) Visual Studio
4 39 (6.38%) TeamCity
5 35 (5.73%) Octopus Deploy
6 34 (5.56%) Jenkins
7 28 (4.58%) Cucumber
8 26 (4.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 20 (3.27%) Gradle
9 20 (3.27%) JUnit
9 20 (3.27%) Maven
9 20 (3.27%) Subversion
10 15 (2.45%) Bitbucket
10 15 (2.45%) Mockito
11 14 (2.29%) Selenium
12 12 (1.96%) JIRA
13 10 (1.64%) Grunt
14 8 (1.31%) Ant
15 7 (1.15%) Jasmine
16 6 (0.98%) TestComplete
General
1 66 (10.80%) Finance
2 43 (7.04%) Telecoms
3 36 (5.89%) Marketing
4 29 (4.75%) Manufacturing
5 27 (4.42%) Electronics
6 23 (3.76%) Banking
7 15 (2.45%) Advertising
8 4 (0.65%) Automotive
8 4 (0.65%) Retail
9 2 (0.33%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.33%) Back Office
10 1 (0.16%) Legal
10 1 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.16%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 516 (84.45%) Developer
2 147 (24.06%) .NET Developer
3 102 (16.69%) Java Developer
4 97 (15.88%) C# Developer
5 85 (13.91%) JavaScript Developer
6 74 (12.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 70 (11.46%) C# .NET Developer
8 60 (9.82%) ASP.NET Developer
9 52 (8.51%) Software Developer
10 51 (8.35%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 49 (8.02%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 38 (6.22%) HTML Developer
13 34 (5.56%) Sitecore Developer
14 30 (4.91%) Senior Developer
15 29 (4.75%) Agile Developer
16 27 (4.42%) HTML CSS Developer
17 25 (4.09%) C# Software Developer
18 23 (3.76%) .NET Software Developer
19 22 (3.60%) Angular Developer
20 21 (3.44%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 406 (66.45%) HTML
2 349 (57.12%) CSS
3 250 (40.92%) .NET
4 230 (37.64%) AngularJS
5 227 (37.15%) jQuery
6 165 (27.00%) HTML5
7 154 (25.20%) ASP.NET
8 105 (17.18%) JSON
9 104 (17.02%) ASP.NET MVC
10 98 (16.04%) CSS3
11 96 (15.71%) XML
12 91 (14.89%) ASP.NET Web API
13 89 (14.57%) Spring
14 84 (13.75%) REST
15 68 (11.13%) WCF
15 68 (11.13%) Web Services
16 62 (10.15%) Sass
17 59 (9.66%) SOAP
18 55 (9.00%) .NET Framework
18 55 (9.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 63 (10.31%) User Experience
2 19 (3.11%) Mobile App
3 15 (2.45%) Public Cloud
4 13 (2.13%) Visualisation
5 11 (1.80%) Blog
5 11 (1.80%) Clustering
5 11 (1.80%) NHS
5 11 (1.80%) W3C
6 9 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (1.47%) Digital Media
7 6 (0.98%) Semantic Web
8 5 (0.82%) Computer Science
8 5 (0.82%) Social Media
9 4 (0.65%) e-Learning
9 4 (0.65%) SCORM
10 3 (0.49%) Graphic Design
10 3 (0.49%) iPhone
11 2 (0.33%) Inversion of Control
11 2 (0.33%) iPad
11 2 (0.33%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 39 (6.38%) Linux
2 28 (4.58%) Windows
3 20 (3.27%) Android
4 17 (2.78%) Apple iOS
5 15 (2.45%) Unix
6 8 (1.31%) Mac OS X
6 8 (1.31%) Mesosphere
7 4 (0.65%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.33%) Windows Phone
8 2 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.16%) CentOS
9 1 (0.16%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.16%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.16%) webOS
9 1 (0.16%) Windows Phone 7
9 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 261 (42.72%) Agile Software Development
2 217 (35.52%) MVC
3 104 (17.02%) Scrum
3 104 (17.02%) TDD
4 89 (14.57%) Front End Development
5 66 (10.80%) OO
6 63 (10.31%) Web Development
7 53 (8.67%) E-Commerce
8 49 (8.02%) Open Source
9 48 (7.86%) BDD
10 40 (6.55%) Continuous Integration
10 40 (6.55%) OOD
11 38 (6.22%) Responsive Web Design
12 37 (6.06%) DevOps
13 35 (5.73%) Migration
14 33 (5.40%) Business Intelligence
15 31 (5.07%) SDLC
16 30 (4.91%) High Availability
16 30 (4.91%) Software Engineering
17 29 (4.75%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 247 (40.43%) C#
2 168 (27.50%) Java
3 123 (20.13%) SQL
4 44 (7.20%) PHP
5 38 (6.22%) Python
6 30 (4.91%) Perl
7 27 (4.42%) Ruby
8 25 (4.09%) Scala
9 22 (3.60%) T-SQL
10 21 (3.44%) Groovy
11 19 (3.11%) PL/SQL
12 18 (2.95%) C++
13 16 (2.62%) TypeScript
14 15 (2.45%) VB.NET
15 14 (2.29%) Bash Shell
16 12 (1.96%) C
17 7 (1.15%) VBA
18 6 (0.98%) ActionScript
19 5 (0.82%) VB
20 4 (0.65%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 68 (11.13%) Security Cleared
2 29 (4.75%) SC Cleared
3 24 (3.93%) DV Cleared
4 18 (2.95%) BPSS Clearance
5 17 (2.78%) Degree
6 4 (0.65%) BC Cleared
6 4 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (0.65%) Siebel Certification
7 3 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.33%) ISEB
8 2 (0.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (3.93%) QA
2 11 (1.80%) Disclosure Scotland
3 6 (0.98%) SLA
4 3 (0.49%) WCAG
5 2 (0.33%) ISO 14001
5 2 (0.33%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.33%) SDET
System Software
1 50 (8.18%) Docker
2 4 (0.65%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.65%) Shibboleth
3 1 (0.16%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 19 (3.11%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (1.64%) Ansible
3 9 (1.47%) Kubernetes
4 5 (0.82%) OpenAM
5 4 (0.65%) OpenSSO
5 4 (0.65%) Puppet
5 4 (0.65%) Sun Identity Manager
6 1 (0.16%) Kibana
6 1 (0.16%) Mesos
6 1 (0.16%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 115 (18.82%) Microsoft
2 64 (10.47%) Oracle
3 44 (7.20%) Sitecore
4 29 (4.75%) SAP
5 11 (1.80%) Adobe
6 9 (1.47%) IBM
7 8 (1.31%) Twitter
7 8 (1.31%) Xamarin
8 7 (1.15%) Nokia
9 6 (0.98%) ATG
9 6 (0.98%) RedGate
9 6 (0.98%) Sencha
10 5 (0.82%) ForgeRock
10 5 (0.82%) Red Hat
10 5 (0.82%) Siebel
10 5 (0.82%) Zend
11 4 (0.65%) Apple
11 4 (0.65%) hybris
11 4 (0.65%) Sun
11 4 (0.65%) Telerik
Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £350 - £425 per day + dependant on experience
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cheltenham
G2 Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 16 hours ago
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Posted: 12 hours ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: Competitive Daily Rate
Posted: 3 days ago
Dorset
Oscar
Rate: £150 - £200 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol Area
Venn Group
Rate: £250 - £350 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Austin Fraser
Rate: £226 per day + Market Rate
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £380 - £440 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
TEKsystems
Rate: £349 - £411 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
People Source Consulting
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
South West England
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 19 days ago