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 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
England / South West
Rank 8 11 12
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 319 334 299
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 11.94% 11.07% 9.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.92% 28.74% 24.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 238 216
Median daily rate £376 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.42% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £463 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £354 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +1.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 14 1
Median hourly rate £36.25 £36.88 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.69% +1.02%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.75 £30.20
% change year-on-year
+5.80% +28.31%

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
1066 1162 1201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 39.91% 38.50% 37.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 676 726 779
Median daily rate £389 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 95 60
Median hourly rate £41.50 £43.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.59% +20.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £27.50 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £55.60 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +12.67%

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 25 February 2017.

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 25 February 2017. 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 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 0 109 £375 +7.14% 60
Wiltshire +5 58 £413 +22.22% 18
Devon +6 44 £376 -7.73% 22
Gloucestershire 0 43 £384 +12.86% 17
Dorset +13 28 £338 -10.00% 19
Somerset -11 18 £375 +7.14% 21
Cornwall 0 5 £250 - 5
JavaScript
England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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.

1 423 (67.68%) HTML
2 382 (61.12%) CSS
3 265 (42.40%) Agile Software Development
4 231 (36.96%) .NET
5 227 (36.32%) C#
6 199 (31.84%) AngularJS
7 196 (31.36%) jQuery
8 173 (27.68%) MVC
9 171 (27.36%) Java
9 171 (27.36%) HTML5
10 156 (24.96%) ASP.NET
11 134 (21.44%) SQL
12 128 (20.48%) Front End Development
13 125 (20.00%) Git (software)
14 117 (18.72%) Scrum
15 112 (17.92%) SQL Server
16 105 (16.80%) XML
17 104 (16.64%) Microsoft
17 104 (16.64%) CSS3
18 90 (14.40%) REST
19 89 (14.24%) Spring
20 87 (13.92%) Finance
21 83 (13.28%) ASP.NET MVC
22 80 (12.80%) JSON
22 80 (12.80%) Web Services
23 78 (12.48%) User Experience
24 76 (12.16%) TDD
24 76 (12.16%) Web Development
25 72 (11.52%) Security Cleared
25 72 (11.52%) Oracle

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 42 (6.72%) SharePoint
2 39 (6.24%) CMS
3 24 (3.84%) IIS
4 23 (3.68%) Apache
5 22 (3.52%) Elasticsearch
6 21 (3.36%) Confluence
6 21 (3.36%) Sitecore CMS
7 16 (2.56%) Tomcat
8 15 (2.40%) Drupal
9 14 (2.24%) WebLogic
10 11 (1.76%) WordPress
11 7 (1.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 5 (0.80%) SharePoint 2013
12 5 (0.80%) Umbraco
13 4 (0.64%) Apache Pig
13 4 (0.64%) Apache Spark
13 4 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2013
13 4 (0.64%) WebSphere
14 3 (0.48%) Apache Qpid
15 2 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 18 (2.88%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.44%) Photoshop
3 5 (0.80%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (0.64%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (0.64%) MS Office
5 2 (0.32%) InDesign
5 2 (0.32%) LaTeX
5 2 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.32%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.16%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.16%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 28 (4.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 26 (4.16%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.96%) Magento
4 4 (0.64%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.16%) Fredhopper
5 1 (0.16%) nopCommerce
5 1 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.16%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 33 (5.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (4.16%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (1.76%) GitHub
4 7 (1.12%) SaaS
5 6 (0.96%) PaaS
6 5 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (0.80%) IaaS
7 3 (0.48%) IBM Blueworks
8 2 (0.32%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.32%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.32%) Office 365
9 1 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 1 (0.16%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 21 (3.36%) Internet
2 14 (2.24%) HTTP
3 6 (0.96%) LDAP
4 5 (0.80%) Intranet
5 3 (0.48%) AMQP
5 3 (0.48%) VoIP
5 3 (0.48%) Wireshark
6 2 (0.32%) Firewall
6 2 (0.32%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.32%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.16%) DNS
7 1 (0.16%) DSL
7 1 (0.16%) Extranet
7 1 (0.16%) FCAPS
7 1 (0.16%) SMTP
7 1 (0.16%) SSH
7 1 (0.16%) SSL
7 1 (0.16%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (17.92%) SQL Server
2 52 (8.32%) PostgreSQL
3 46 (7.36%) MySQL
4 38 (6.08%) Oracle Database
5 24 (3.84%) Relational Database
6 23 (3.68%) NoSQL
7 22 (3.52%) SQL Server 2012
8 21 (3.36%) Big Data
9 18 (2.88%) Hadoop
10 17 (2.72%) SQL Server 2008
11 14 (2.24%) MongoDB
11 14 (2.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 12 (1.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 8 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
14 7 (1.12%) DTS
14 7 (1.12%) Oracle Database 10g
14 7 (1.12%) Oracle Database 12c
14 7 (1.12%) SQL Server 2005
15 6 (0.96%) Neo4j
16 5 (0.80%) Redis
Development Applications
1 125 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 70 (11.20%) Visual Studio
3 56 (8.96%) Team Foundation Server
4 48 (7.68%) Jenkins
5 38 (6.08%) Cucumber
6 31 (4.96%) Maven
7 30 (4.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 29 (4.64%) JIRA
9 25 (4.00%) Ant
9 25 (4.00%) Selenium
10 23 (3.68%) Gradle
10 23 (3.68%) Subversion
10 23 (3.68%) TeamCity
11 21 (3.36%) Jasmine
12 18 (2.88%) Bitbucket
13 16 (2.56%) JUnit
14 15 (2.40%) Grunt
14 15 (2.40%) Mockito
15 11 (1.76%) Artifactory
16 10 (1.60%) SpecFlow
General
1 87 (13.92%) Finance
2 40 (6.40%) Telecoms
3 35 (5.60%) Marketing
4 29 (4.64%) Banking
4 29 (4.64%) Electronics
4 29 (4.64%) Manufacturing
5 14 (2.24%) Advertising
6 7 (1.12%) Games
6 7 (1.12%) Retail
7 4 (0.64%) Back Office
8 2 (0.32%) Publishing
9 1 (0.16%) Billing
9 1 (0.16%) International Banking
9 1 (0.16%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 562 (89.92%) Developer
2 139 (22.24%) .NET Developer
3 113 (18.08%) Java Developer
4 109 (17.44%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 98 (15.68%) JavaScript Developer
6 93 (14.88%) C# Developer
7 73 (11.68%) C# .NET Developer
8 55 (8.80%) ASP.NET Developer
9 49 (7.84%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 46 (7.36%) Software Developer
11 39 (6.24%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 38 (6.08%) HTML Developer
13 34 (5.44%) Senior Developer
14 33 (5.28%) Angular Developer
15 32 (5.12%) UI Developer
16 31 (4.96%) HTML CSS Developer
17 30 (4.80%) Sitecore Developer
18 28 (4.48%) C# Software Developer
19 27 (4.32%) .NET Software Developer
19 27 (4.32%) Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 423 (67.68%) HTML
2 382 (61.12%) CSS
3 231 (36.96%) .NET
4 199 (31.84%) AngularJS
5 196 (31.36%) jQuery
6 171 (27.36%) HTML5
7 156 (24.96%) ASP.NET
8 105 (16.80%) XML
9 104 (16.64%) CSS3
10 90 (14.40%) REST
11 89 (14.24%) Spring
12 83 (13.28%) ASP.NET MVC
13 80 (12.80%) JSON
13 80 (12.80%) Web Services
14 70 (11.20%) Sass
15 69 (11.04%) Ajax
15 69 (11.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 65 (10.40%) React
17 64 (10.24%) .NET Framework
17 64 (10.24%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 78 (12.48%) User Experience
2 24 (3.84%) Mobile App
3 23 (3.68%) W3C
4 12 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (1.76%) NHS
6 6 (0.96%) Computer Science
7 5 (0.80%) Digital Media
7 5 (0.80%) Management Information System
7 5 (0.80%) N-Tier
8 4 (0.64%) RIA
8 4 (0.64%) Social Media
9 3 (0.48%) Blog
9 3 (0.48%) Client/Server
9 3 (0.48%) Graphic Design
9 3 (0.48%) iPad
9 3 (0.48%) iPhone
9 3 (0.48%) Public Cloud
10 2 (0.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (0.32%) Web 2.0
10 2 (0.32%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 40 (6.40%) Windows
2 35 (5.60%) Linux
3 20 (3.20%) Android
4 17 (2.72%) Apple iOS
5 15 (2.40%) Unix
6 9 (1.44%) Mac OS X
7 6 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (0.80%) Oracle Linux
9 4 (0.64%) Windows Server
10 2 (0.32%) Windows Phone
10 2 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.16%) CentOS
11 1 (0.16%) Mesosphere
11 1 (0.16%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.16%) webOS
11 1 (0.16%) Windows Phone 7
11 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 265 (42.40%) Agile Software Development
2 173 (27.68%) MVC
3 128 (20.48%) Front End Development
4 117 (18.72%) Scrum
5 76 (12.16%) TDD
5 76 (12.16%) Web Development
6 61 (9.76%) OO
7 49 (7.84%) Open Source
8 40 (6.40%) BDD
8 40 (6.40%) Responsive Web Design
9 38 (6.08%) Migration
9 38 (6.08%) OOD
9 38 (6.08%) Unit Testing
10 37 (5.92%) Business Intelligence
11 36 (5.76%) Continuous Integration
12 35 (5.60%) E-Commerce
13 34 (5.44%) SDLC
13 34 (5.44%) Software Engineering
14 31 (4.96%) CRM
15 29 (4.64%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 227 (36.32%) C#
2 171 (27.36%) Java
3 134 (21.44%) SQL
4 47 (7.52%) PHP
5 43 (6.88%) Python
6 25 (4.00%) PL/SQL
7 23 (3.68%) Groovy
8 22 (3.52%) T-SQL
8 22 (3.52%) VB.NET
9 19 (3.04%) C
9 19 (3.04%) Perl
10 18 (2.88%) Ruby
11 14 (2.24%) ActionScript
11 14 (2.24%) C++
12 13 (2.08%) Bash Shell
13 12 (1.92%) Scala
14 10 (1.60%) TypeScript
15 8 (1.28%) ES6
16 6 (0.96%) PowerShell
17 5 (0.80%) XPath
Qualifications
1 72 (11.52%) Security Cleared
2 37 (5.92%) SC Cleared
3 25 (4.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 23 (3.68%) DV Cleared
5 12 (1.92%) Degree
6 4 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (0.64%) Oracle Certification
7 3 (0.48%) ISEB
7 3 (0.48%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.32%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.16%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.08%) QA
2 11 (1.76%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (0.48%) SDET
3 3 (0.48%) WCAG
System Software
1 53 (8.48%) Docker
2 5 (0.80%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.32%) Varnish
3 2 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.16%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 5 (0.80%) Ansible
2 3 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.32%) Kibana
3 2 (0.32%) vRealize
4 1 (0.16%) Galera Cluster
4 1 (0.16%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.16%) OpenAM
4 1 (0.16%) OpenSSO
4 1 (0.16%) Sun Identity Manager
Vendors
1 104 (16.64%) Microsoft
2 72 (11.52%) Oracle
3 35 (5.60%) Sitecore
4 30 (4.80%) SAP
5 17 (2.72%) Xamarin
6 15 (2.40%) Apple
7 14 (2.24%) Sencha
8 11 (1.76%) Google
9 9 (1.44%) Adobe
10 8 (1.28%) ATG
11 7 (1.12%) IBM
12 6 (0.96%) Red Hat
12 6 (0.96%) Zend
13 5 (0.80%) Twitter
14 4 (0.64%) RedGate
15 3 (0.48%) BEA
15 3 (0.48%) hybris
15 3 (0.48%) Pega
15 3 (0.48%) Splunk
15 3 (0.48%) webMethods
Bath
Computer Futures
Rate: £1 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Somerset
IT Talent Solutions Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol Area
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Rate: £1 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Rate: £1 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Premier IT
Rate: £350 - £450 per week
Posted: Yesterday
Cornwall
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + Remote working
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Mego Employment Limited
Posted: 4 days ago
Devon
itecopeople
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + Rate neg on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol Area
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Qualserv Consulting
Rate: £ Market Rate
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Southern Lights Recruitment
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon
IBS Consulting
Posted: 26 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Activus
Rate: Competitive plus Company Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
South West England
People Source Consulting
Rate: £475 - £500 per day
Posted: 17 days ago