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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 11 13 10
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 324 340 295
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 11.57% 10.25% 8.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.20% 27.18% 24.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 259 239 178
Median daily rate £350 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £358 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.89% +6.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 1
Median hourly rate £23.28 £54.90 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.60% +68.91%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.85 £36.50 £33.55
% change year-on-year
+11.91% +8.79%
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
1191 1251 1181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 42.52% 37.71% 35.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 785 811 725
Median daily rate £363 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £478 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 103 51
Median hourly rate £40.00 £41.24 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.00% +17.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £25.90 £16.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £53.27 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.76% +11.42%

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 September 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 September 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 September 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 +5 146 £350 -3.78% 55
Wiltshire +3 49 £338 -10.00% 14
Gloucestershire -5 44 £365 -14.11% 14
Devon +12 32 £370 +5.71% 17
Dorset +1 13 £350 +20.68% 34
Somerset -14 9 £365 +4.28% 32
Cornwall -1 1 £350 +27.27% 4
JavaScript
England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 September 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.

1 442 (70.61%) HTML
2 376 (60.06%) CSS
3 279 (44.57%) Agile Software Development
4 242 (38.66%) .NET
5 239 (38.18%) AngularJS
6 232 (37.06%) jQuery
7 227 (36.26%) C#
8 217 (34.66%) MVC
9 169 (27.00%) HTML5
10 168 (26.84%) Java
11 144 (23.00%) ASP.NET
12 132 (21.09%) SQL Server
13 124 (19.81%) TDD
14 120 (19.17%) SQL
15 109 (17.41%) JSON
16 102 (16.29%) Microsoft
16 102 (16.29%) CSS3
17 99 (15.81%) ASP.NET MVC
17 99 (15.81%) Scrum
18 97 (15.50%) Git (software)
19 93 (14.86%) ASP.NET Web API
20 89 (14.22%) Front End Development
21 85 (13.58%) Spring
22 82 (13.10%) Web Development
23 78 (12.46%) Web Services
24 77 (12.30%) XML
25 75 (11.98%) REST
26 74 (11.82%) OO
27 73 (11.66%) Security Cleared
28 70 (11.18%) SharePoint

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 70 (11.18%) SharePoint
2 34 (5.43%) CMS
3 33 (5.27%) Apache
4 30 (4.79%) SharePoint 2010
5 29 (4.63%) Elasticsearch
6 27 (4.31%) Tomcat
7 20 (3.19%) Drupal
8 17 (2.72%) IIS
9 16 (2.56%) SharePoint 2013
10 12 (1.92%) JBoss
11 11 (1.76%) Apache Spark
11 11 (1.76%) WordPress
12 10 (1.60%) Alfresco
12 10 (1.60%) Apache Solr
12 10 (1.60%) Umbraco
13 7 (1.12%) NServiceBus
14 4 (0.64%) BizTalk Server
14 4 (0.64%) WebLogic
15 3 (0.48%) Joomla!
15 3 (0.48%) Moodle
Applications
1 20 (3.19%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 8 (1.28%) MS Office
3 3 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.32%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.16%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.16%) Revit
5 1 (0.16%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 23 (3.67%) Dynamics AX
2 22 (3.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 10 (1.60%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.96%) Magento
5 5 (0.80%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.48%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
6 3 (0.48%) Teamcenter
7 1 (0.16%) Payment Gateway
7 1 (0.16%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 47 (7.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 41 (6.55%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (3.35%) GitHub
4 17 (2.72%) Amazon EC2
5 10 (1.60%) Amazon S3
6 6 (0.96%) SaaS
7 2 (0.32%) Heroku
7 2 (0.32%) Office 365
8 1 (0.16%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (3.51%) LDAP
2 14 (2.24%) Internet
3 10 (1.60%) Intranet
4 8 (1.28%) DNS
4 8 (1.28%) DSL
4 8 (1.28%) HTTP
5 7 (1.12%) FCAPS
6 3 (0.48%) HTTPS
6 3 (0.48%) Network Security
7 1 (0.16%) Extranet
7 1 (0.16%) MQTT
7 1 (0.16%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 132 (21.09%) SQL Server
2 58 (9.27%) MySQL
3 41 (6.55%) Hadoop
4 32 (5.11%) Oracle Database
5 29 (4.63%) NoSQL
6 28 (4.47%) MongoDB
7 26 (4.15%) PostgreSQL
7 26 (4.15%) Relational Database
8 21 (3.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 15 (2.40%) SQL Server 2012
10 13 (2.08%) Big Data
10 13 (2.08%) Redis
11 12 (1.92%) Neo4j
11 12 (1.92%) RDBMS
11 12 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
12 9 (1.44%) Apache Cassandra
13 8 (1.28%) CouchDB
13 8 (1.28%) HBase
13 8 (1.28%) Parquet
14 6 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 97 (15.50%) Git (software)
2 48 (7.67%) Visual Studio
3 47 (7.51%) TeamCity
4 46 (7.35%) Team Foundation Server
5 37 (5.91%) Octopus Deploy
6 32 (5.11%) Subversion
7 28 (4.47%) Cucumber
8 19 (3.04%) JUnit
9 18 (2.88%) Jenkins
10 17 (2.72%) Maven
11 16 (2.56%) JIRA
12 13 (2.08%) Grunt
12 13 (2.08%) Selenium
13 12 (1.92%) Mockito
14 10 (1.60%) Bitbucket
15 9 (1.44%) Hudson
16 8 (1.28%) Ant
17 7 (1.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 7 (1.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
18 6 (0.96%) Mercurial
General
1 58 (9.27%) Finance
2 33 (5.27%) Marketing
3 30 (4.79%) Telecoms
4 23 (3.67%) Manufacturing
5 22 (3.51%) Electronics
6 20 (3.19%) Banking
7 9 (1.44%) Advertising
8 5 (0.80%) Games
9 4 (0.64%) Automotive
10 3 (0.48%) Retail
11 2 (0.32%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.32%) Back Office
12 1 (0.16%) Legal
12 1 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.16%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 540 (86.26%) Developer
2 140 (22.36%) .NET Developer
3 104 (16.61%) Java Developer
4 84 (13.42%) JavaScript Developer
5 79 (12.62%) C# Developer
6 66 (10.54%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 64 (10.22%) ASP.NET Developer
8 63 (10.06%) C# .NET Developer
9 61 (9.74%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 57 (9.11%) Software Developer
11 47 (7.51%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 37 (5.91%) HTML Developer
13 32 (5.11%) Agile Developer
14 27 (4.31%) Web Developer
15 26 (4.15%) Sitecore Developer
16 24 (3.83%) DV Cleared Java Developer
17 23 (3.67%) .NET Software Developer
17 23 (3.67%) Angular Developer
17 23 (3.67%) C# Software Developer
17 23 (3.67%) HTML CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 442 (70.61%) HTML
2 376 (60.06%) CSS
3 242 (38.66%) .NET
4 239 (38.18%) AngularJS
5 232 (37.06%) jQuery
6 169 (27.00%) HTML5
7 144 (23.00%) ASP.NET
8 109 (17.41%) JSON
9 102 (16.29%) CSS3
10 99 (15.81%) ASP.NET MVC
11 93 (14.86%) ASP.NET Web API
12 85 (13.58%) Spring
13 78 (12.46%) Web Services
14 77 (12.30%) XML
15 75 (11.98%) REST
16 69 (11.02%) WCF
17 61 (9.74%) SOAP
18 57 (9.11%) RESTful
19 52 (8.31%) .NET Framework
20 51 (8.15%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 40 (6.39%) User Experience
2 18 (2.88%) Mobile App
3 15 (2.40%) Visualisation
4 14 (2.24%) Public Cloud
5 13 (2.08%) Digital Media
5 13 (2.08%) NHS
6 11 (1.76%) Blog
6 11 (1.76%) Computer Science
7 10 (1.60%) Clustering
7 10 (1.60%) W3C
8 8 (1.28%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (1.12%) N-Tier
9 7 (1.12%) Semantic Web
9 7 (1.12%) Social Media
10 4 (0.64%) Blackberry
10 4 (0.64%) e-Learning
10 4 (0.64%) SCORM
11 3 (0.48%) iPad
11 3 (0.48%) iPhone
12 2 (0.32%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 41 (6.55%) Linux
2 25 (3.99%) Unix
3 16 (2.56%) Windows
4 11 (1.76%) Android
5 8 (1.28%) Apple iOS
5 8 (1.28%) Mesosphere
6 5 (0.80%) Oracle Linux
7 4 (0.64%) Mac OS X
7 4 (0.64%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.16%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.16%) webOS
8 1 (0.16%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 279 (44.57%) Agile Software Development
2 217 (34.66%) MVC
3 124 (19.81%) TDD
4 99 (15.81%) Scrum
5 89 (14.22%) Front End Development
6 82 (13.10%) Web Development
7 74 (11.82%) OO
8 54 (8.63%) E-Commerce
9 47 (7.51%) Continuous Integration
10 46 (7.35%) BDD
11 42 (6.71%) DevOps
12 38 (6.07%) OOD
12 38 (6.07%) Open Source
12 38 (6.07%) Responsive Web Design
13 32 (5.11%) SDLC
14 29 (4.63%) High Availability
15 28 (4.47%) Migration
15 28 (4.47%) Software Engineering
15 28 (4.47%) Unit Testing
16 27 (4.31%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 227 (36.26%) C#
2 168 (26.84%) Java
3 120 (19.17%) SQL
4 62 (9.90%) PHP
5 45 (7.19%) Python
6 37 (5.91%) Perl
7 33 (5.27%) Ruby
8 25 (3.99%) T-SQL
9 24 (3.83%) Scala
10 23 (3.67%) C++
10 23 (3.67%) PL/SQL
11 20 (3.19%) Bash Shell
12 18 (2.88%) C
13 14 (2.24%) TypeScript
13 14 (2.24%) VB.NET
14 10 (1.60%) VB
14 10 (1.60%) VBA
15 9 (1.44%) ES6
16 5 (0.80%) PHP 5
17 4 (0.64%) Lua
Qualifications
1 73 (11.66%) Security Cleared
2 33 (5.27%) DV Cleared
3 27 (4.31%) Degree
3 27 (4.31%) SC Cleared
4 9 (1.44%) BPSS Clearance
5 5 (0.80%) BC Cleared
6 4 (0.64%) Siebel Certification
7 3 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.32%) ISEB
8 2 (0.32%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.16%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (3.51%) QA
2 8 (1.28%) SLA
3 6 (0.96%) Disclosure Scotland
4 4 (0.64%) WCAG
5 3 (0.48%) ISO 14001
5 3 (0.48%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.32%) SDET
7 1 (0.16%) HL7
System Software
1 31 (4.95%) Docker
2 4 (0.64%) Shibboleth
3 1 (0.16%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 27 (4.31%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (2.08%) Puppet
3 11 (1.76%) Kubernetes
4 9 (1.44%) Ansible
5 5 (0.80%) OpenAM
6 4 (0.64%) OpenSSO
6 4 (0.64%) Sun Identity Manager
7 1 (0.16%) Mesos
7 1 (0.16%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 102 (16.29%) Microsoft
2 62 (9.90%) Oracle
3 33 (5.27%) Sitecore
4 24 (3.83%) SAP
5 15 (2.40%) IBM
6 11 (1.76%) Adobe
6 11 (1.76%) Red Hat
6 11 (1.76%) Twitter
7 9 (1.44%) RedGate
7 9 (1.44%) Sencha
8 7 (1.12%) Nokia
8 7 (1.12%) Zend
9 6 (0.96%) Nintex
10 5 (0.80%) ForgeRock
10 5 (0.80%) Siebel
10 5 (0.80%) Sun
11 4 (0.64%) ATG
11 4 (0.64%) ESRI
11 4 (0.64%) Google
11 4 (0.64%) hybris
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