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 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 11 15 14
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 261 246 252
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 8.92% 8.17% 8.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.60% 22.28% 21.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 167 167
Median daily rate £350 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £268 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.71% +7.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 5
Median hourly rate £42.50 £19.23 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+121.03% -35.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.60 £19.05 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £19.41 £127.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.20 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.13% +7.14%
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
1106 1104 1147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 37.81% 36.68% 38.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 685 707 761
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 67 70
Median hourly rate £40.00 £36.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £20.19 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.09%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 26 May 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 89 £330 -12.00% 57
Wiltshire +5 39 £363 - 19
Devon -3 32 £320 -14.66% 6
Gloucestershire -5 32 £369 -7.81% 17
Somerset +5 26 £325 -4.41% 29
Dorset -1 20 £370 +48.00% 36
Cornwall +7 1 - - 1
JavaScript
England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 423 (71.21%) HTML
2 384 (64.65%) CSS
3 231 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
4 182 (30.64%) .NET
5 180 (30.30%) Java
6 174 (29.29%) MVC
7 171 (28.79%) jQuery
7 171 (28.79%) AngularJS
8 162 (27.27%) C#
9 152 (25.59%) SQL
10 128 (21.55%) HTML5
11 118 (19.87%) Web Development
12 117 (19.70%) SQL Server
13 108 (18.18%) ASP.NET
13 108 (18.18%) Front End Development
14 100 (16.84%) Security Cleared
15 99 (16.67%) Scrum
16 97 (16.33%) Git (software)
17 89 (14.98%) Web Services
18 87 (14.65%) Microsoft
19 80 (13.47%) TDD
20 72 (12.12%) CSS3
21 70 (11.78%) ASP.NET MVC
22 68 (11.45%) Python
23 63 (10.61%) Spring
24 60 (10.10%) RESTful
25 58 (9.76%) Unit Testing
25 58 (9.76%) PHP
26 56 (9.43%) Relational Database
27 53 (8.92%) 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 44 (7.41%) SharePoint
2 42 (7.07%) Node.js
3 40 (6.73%) CMS
4 28 (4.71%) Elasticsearch
5 19 (3.20%) IIS
5 19 (3.20%) Tomcat
6 18 (3.03%) Apache
7 15 (2.53%) Drupal
7 15 (2.53%) SharePoint 2013
8 14 (2.36%) JBoss
9 12 (2.02%) WordPress
10 11 (1.85%) SharePoint 2010
10 11 (1.85%) Umbraco
11 8 (1.35%) Sitecore CMS
12 7 (1.18%) Confluence
13 6 (1.01%) WebSphere
13 6 (1.01%) WebSphere Application Server
14 4 (0.67%) BizTalk Server
14 4 (0.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 4 (0.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 16 (2.69%) MS Excel
2 12 (2.02%) MS Office
3 8 (1.35%) InfoPath
4 5 (0.84%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (0.67%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.34%) SPSS
7 1 (0.17%) Revit
Business Applications
1 18 (3.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 13 (2.19%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.67%) Magento
4 2 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.17%) BigMachines
5 1 (0.17%) Eloqua
5 1 (0.17%) OpenCart
5 1 (0.17%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 23 (3.87%) GitHub
2 19 (3.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (2.36%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (2.36%) SaaS
4 4 (0.67%) Office 365
5 2 (0.34%) IBM SmartCloud
6 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.17%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 24 (4.04%) HTTP
2 9 (1.52%) HbbTV
3 8 (1.35%) TCP/IP
4 5 (0.84%) Broadband
4 5 (0.84%) Internet
5 4 (0.67%) Firewall
6 3 (0.51%) DVB
7 2 (0.34%) DNS
7 2 (0.34%) Extranet
7 2 (0.34%) VPN
8 1 (0.17%) Intranet
8 1 (0.17%) LDAP
8 1 (0.17%) Network Security
8 1 (0.17%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (19.70%) SQL Server
2 56 (9.43%) Relational Database
3 48 (8.08%) MySQL
4 44 (7.41%) MongoDB
5 34 (5.72%) NoSQL
6 28 (4.71%) PostgreSQL
6 28 (4.71%) RDBMS
7 20 (3.37%) Oracle Database
8 18 (3.03%) Hadoop
9 16 (2.69%) SQL Server 2012
10 12 (2.02%) Big Data
11 11 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 8 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
13 7 (1.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 7 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
14 4 (0.67%) Apache Cassandra
14 4 (0.67%) BusinessObjects
14 4 (0.67%) Data Mining
14 4 (0.67%) GIS
15 3 (0.51%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 97 (16.33%) Git (software)
2 48 (8.08%) Subversion
3 44 (7.41%) Cucumber
4 33 (5.56%) JUnit
5 31 (5.22%) Maven
6 28 (4.71%) Jenkins
7 26 (4.38%) Visual Studio
8 23 (3.87%) JIRA
9 22 (3.70%) gulp
10 21 (3.54%) Eclipse
11 20 (3.37%) Grunt
12 17 (2.86%) Selenium
13 16 (2.69%) Protractor
13 16 (2.69%) RSpec
13 16 (2.69%) Team Foundation Server
14 15 (2.53%) Capybara
14 15 (2.53%) git-flow
15 10 (1.68%) Jasmine
16 9 (1.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
17 8 (1.35%) ClearCase
General
1 53 (8.92%) Finance
2 28 (4.71%) Marketing
3 22 (3.70%) Telecoms
4 19 (3.20%) Electronics
4 19 (3.20%) Manufacturing
5 8 (1.35%) Games
6 5 (0.84%) Advertising
6 5 (0.84%) Aerospace
6 5 (0.84%) Banking
6 5 (0.84%) Retail
7 4 (0.67%) Back Office
7 4 (0.67%) Local Government
8 1 (0.17%) Automotive
8 1 (0.17%) Law
8 1 (0.17%) Military
8 1 (0.17%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 519 (87.37%) Developer
2 106 (17.85%) .NET Developer
3 103 (17.34%) Java Developer
4 93 (15.66%) JavaScript Developer
5 72 (12.12%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 58 (9.76%) C# Developer
7 46 (7.74%) ASP.NET Developer
8 43 (7.24%) C# .NET Developer
8 43 (7.24%) Software Developer
9 42 (7.07%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 35 (5.89%) Web Developer
11 34 (5.72%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 34 (5.72%) HTML Developer
12 33 (5.56%) Senior Developer
13 31 (5.22%) Angular Developer
13 31 (5.22%) HTML CSS Developer
14 26 (4.38%) PHP Developer
15 24 (4.04%) Agile Developer
16 22 (3.70%) SharePoint Developer
17 20 (3.37%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 423 (71.21%) HTML
2 384 (64.65%) CSS
3 182 (30.64%) .NET
4 171 (28.79%) AngularJS
4 171 (28.79%) jQuery
5 128 (21.55%) HTML5
6 108 (18.18%) ASP.NET
7 89 (14.98%) Web Services
8 72 (12.12%) CSS3
9 70 (11.78%) ASP.NET MVC
10 63 (10.61%) Spring
11 60 (10.10%) RESTful
12 53 (8.92%) XML
13 48 (8.08%) .NET Framework
14 45 (7.58%) JSON
15 44 (7.41%) Hibernate
16 41 (6.90%) REST
16 41 (6.90%) Sass
17 37 (6.23%) KnockoutJS
17 37 (6.23%) React
Miscellaneous
1 33 (5.56%) User Experience
2 28 (4.71%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (4.38%) Computer Science
4 25 (4.21%) Mobile App
5 23 (3.87%) Visualisation
6 14 (2.36%) N-Tier
7 10 (1.68%) DTV
8 7 (1.18%) Blackberry
8 7 (1.18%) Digital Media
8 7 (1.18%) iPhone
9 5 (0.84%) iPad
9 5 (0.84%) Management Information System
9 5 (0.84%) MPEG
9 5 (0.84%) W3C
10 4 (0.67%) Social Media
10 4 (0.67%) VLE
11 3 (0.51%) Data Structures
11 3 (0.51%) IPTV
11 3 (0.51%) NHS
11 3 (0.51%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 53 (8.92%) Linux
2 41 (6.90%) Unix
3 33 (5.56%) Windows
4 17 (2.86%) Mac OS X
5 12 (2.02%) Android
6 11 (1.85%) Apple iOS
7 7 (1.18%) Windows 8
8 5 (0.84%) Windows Server
9 3 (0.51%) Oracle Linux
9 3 (0.51%) Windows Phone
10 2 (0.34%) CentOS
10 2 (0.34%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.17%) Debian
11 1 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 231 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 174 (29.29%) MVC
3 118 (19.87%) Web Development
4 108 (18.18%) Front End Development
5 99 (16.67%) Scrum
6 80 (13.47%) TDD
7 58 (9.76%) Unit Testing
8 53 (8.92%) OO
9 46 (7.74%) BDD
10 45 (7.58%) Software Engineering
11 43 (7.24%) Responsive Web Design
12 40 (6.73%) Continuous Integration
13 37 (6.23%) Open Source
14 36 (6.06%) Migration
15 33 (5.56%) Configuration Management
16 31 (5.22%) Web Design
17 24 (4.04%) OOD
17 24 (4.04%) SDLC
18 23 (3.87%) Data Migration
18 23 (3.87%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 180 (30.30%) Java
2 162 (27.27%) C#
3 152 (25.59%) SQL
4 68 (11.45%) Python
5 58 (9.76%) PHP
6 49 (8.25%) Ruby
7 36 (6.06%) C
8 32 (5.39%) Perl
9 25 (4.21%) Bash Shell
9 25 (4.21%) T-SQL
10 19 (3.20%) Scala
11 14 (2.36%) PL/SQL
11 14 (2.36%) PowerShell
12 13 (2.19%) TypeScript
12 13 (2.19%) VBScript
13 12 (2.02%) C++
14 11 (1.85%) VB
15 9 (1.52%) Groovy
16 8 (1.35%) Lua
16 8 (1.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 100 (16.84%) Security Cleared
2 45 (7.58%) DV Cleared
3 42 (7.07%) Degree
4 32 (5.39%) SC Cleared
5 7 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (1.01%) MCAD
6 6 (1.01%) MCITP
6 6 (1.01%) MCSD
6 6 (1.01%) MCTS
7 5 (0.84%) Sun Certification
8 4 (0.67%) BPSS Clearance
9 3 (0.51%) BC Cleared
9 3 (0.51%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.34%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.52%) QA
2 5 (0.84%) OIPF
3 4 (0.67%) SLA
4 2 (0.34%) WAI
5 1 (0.17%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.17%) HL7
5 1 (0.17%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.17%) MISRA
5 1 (0.17%) MISRA C
5 1 (0.17%) WCAG
System Software
1 6 (1.01%) Active Directory
1 6 (1.01%) Docker
1 6 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 16 (2.69%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (2.36%) Puppet
3 7 (1.18%) Kibana
4 4 (0.67%) AirWatch
5 2 (0.34%) Ansible
5 2 (0.34%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.34%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.17%) yum
Vendors
1 87 (14.65%) Microsoft
2 53 (8.92%) Oracle
3 21 (3.54%) SAP
4 11 (1.85%) IBM
4 11 (1.85%) Sencha
4 11 (1.85%) Sitecore
5 8 (1.35%) Siebel
5 8 (1.35%) VMware
6 7 (1.18%) Red Hat
6 7 (1.18%) RedGate
6 7 (1.18%) Twitter
7 6 (1.01%) Adobe
7 6 (1.01%) Zend
8 5 (0.84%) Nintex
8 5 (0.84%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (0.84%) Sun
9 4 (0.67%) Blackboard
10 3 (0.51%) Google
10 3 (0.51%) Telerik
11 2 (0.34%) ESRI
South West England
g2 Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 13 hours ago
Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Rate: £325 - £355 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Taunton, Somerset
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Rate: From £33,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £250 - £320 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
IBM Client Innovation Centre (Thames Valley)
Rate: From £39,785 to £48,614 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £300 - £400 per day +
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £125 - £150 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol, Avon
LA International
Rate: £300 - £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
South West England
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oscar
Posted: 2 days ago
South West England
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
South West
People Source Consulting
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Rate: £280 - £320 per day + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Wiltshire
Amoria Bond
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £380 per day + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Venturi
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Salisbury
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Dorset
Spectrum IT
Rate: £300 - £380 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
Bristol
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Bristol, Weston-Super-Mare, Clevedon,United...
XIST4 Recruitment
Rate: £300-350/day
Posted: 21 days ago
Bristol, Weston-Super-Mare, Clevedon,United...
XIST4 Recruitment
Rate: £300-350/day
Posted: 21 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Venturi
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth
Vivid Resourcing
Posted: 20 days ago
Plymouth
Vivid Resourcing
Posted: 17 days ago