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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
England / South West
Rank 10 10 11
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 267 366 279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 10.41% 12.28% 9.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.73% 30.60% 25.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 284 196
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £277 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 2
Median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £34.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +2.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £31.00 £32.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £45.77 £36.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.25 £33.88 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+1.10% +9.27%

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
999 1196 1107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 38.95% 40.13% 36.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 635 795 719
Median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 72 73
Median hourly rate £41.25 £42.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +18.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £31.00 £24.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £56.53 £46.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +13.71%

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 19 January 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
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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 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 +2 92 £385 +6.20% 55
Gloucestershire -3 44 £380 -6.74% 20
Wiltshire -8 41 £375 - 23
Devon +10 38 £376 +1.62% 13
Dorset +12 21 £338 -10.00% 21
Somerset -9 16 £363 - 21
JavaScript
England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 January 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.

1 377 (65.22%) HTML
2 330 (57.09%) CSS
3 242 (41.87%) Agile Software Development
4 235 (40.66%) C#
5 232 (40.14%) .NET
6 206 (35.64%) AngularJS
7 201 (34.78%) jQuery
8 194 (33.56%) MVC
9 162 (28.03%) Java
10 152 (26.30%) ASP.NET
11 143 (24.74%) HTML5
12 134 (23.18%) SQL Server
13 120 (20.76%) SQL
14 106 (18.34%) Microsoft
15 105 (18.17%) Scrum
16 98 (16.96%) Git (software)
17 92 (15.92%) XML
17 92 (15.92%) Front End Development
18 90 (15.57%) TDD
18 90 (15.57%) ASP.NET MVC
19 86 (14.88%) CSS3
19 86 (14.88%) Spring
20 84 (14.53%) JSON
20 84 (14.53%) REST
21 80 (13.84%) ASP.NET Web API
21 80 (13.84%) Finance
22 67 (11.59%) Web Services
23 65 (11.25%) Visual Studio
23 65 (11.25%) Web Development
24 64 (11.07%) 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 55 (9.52%) SharePoint
2 35 (6.06%) CMS
3 28 (4.84%) Elasticsearch
4 25 (4.33%) Apache
5 21 (3.63%) Tomcat
6 20 (3.46%) IIS
7 16 (2.77%) Sitecore CMS
8 14 (2.42%) Drupal
9 11 (1.90%) SharePoint 2010
10 10 (1.73%) Confluence
11 9 (1.56%) WebLogic
12 7 (1.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 7 (1.21%) WordPress
13 6 (1.04%) SharePoint 2013
13 6 (1.04%) Umbraco
14 5 (0.87%) BizTalk Server
14 5 (0.87%) JBoss
15 4 (0.69%) Alfresco
15 4 (0.69%) Apache Solr
15 4 (0.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 22 (3.81%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.04%) MS Office
3 5 (0.87%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.52%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.17%) InDesign
5 1 (0.17%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.17%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (0.17%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 31 (5.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 10 (1.73%) Dynamics AX
2 10 (1.73%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (1.04%) Magento
4 3 (0.52%) Teamcenter
5 1 (0.17%) Fredhopper
5 1 (0.17%) nopCommerce
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 45 (7.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 34 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (2.60%) GitHub
4 14 (2.42%) Amazon EC2
5 8 (1.38%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.52%) Office 365
7 2 (0.35%) PaaS
7 2 (0.35%) SaaS
8 1 (0.17%) Boomi
8 1 (0.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (3.11%) Internet
2 14 (2.42%) LDAP
3 13 (2.25%) HTTP
4 7 (1.21%) Intranet
5 2 (0.35%) DNS
5 2 (0.35%) DSL
5 2 (0.35%) FCAPS
5 2 (0.35%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.17%) Extranet
6 1 (0.17%) Firewall
6 1 (0.17%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.17%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 134 (23.18%) SQL Server
2 46 (7.96%) PostgreSQL
3 44 (7.61%) MySQL
4 40 (6.92%) Oracle Database
5 31 (5.36%) NoSQL
6 29 (5.02%) Hadoop
7 21 (3.63%) Big Data
7 21 (3.63%) SQL Server 2012
8 20 (3.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 16 (2.77%) Relational Database
9 16 (2.77%) SQL Server 2008
10 14 (2.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 13 (2.25%) MongoDB
12 7 (1.21%) DTS
12 7 (1.21%) Neo4j
12 7 (1.21%) SQL Server 2005
13 5 (0.87%) DB2
13 5 (0.87%) Redis
13 5 (0.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 4 (0.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 98 (16.96%) Git (software)
2 65 (11.25%) Visual Studio
3 55 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
4 38 (6.57%) Jenkins
5 32 (5.54%) Cucumber
6 29 (5.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 27 (4.67%) Maven
7 27 (4.67%) TeamCity
8 22 (3.81%) Gradle
9 21 (3.63%) Octopus Deploy
9 21 (3.63%) Subversion
10 18 (3.11%) JUnit
10 18 (3.11%) Selenium
11 17 (2.94%) Ant
11 17 (2.94%) Mockito
12 16 (2.77%) Bitbucket
12 16 (2.77%) JIRA
13 12 (2.08%) Jasmine
14 7 (1.21%) Mercurial
15 6 (1.04%) TestComplete
General
1 80 (13.84%) Finance
2 43 (7.44%) Telecoms
3 36 (6.23%) Marketing
4 33 (5.71%) Manufacturing
5 32 (5.54%) Electronics
6 22 (3.81%) Banking
7 15 (2.60%) Advertising
8 6 (1.04%) Games
9 5 (0.87%) Retail
10 2 (0.35%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.17%) Automotive
11 1 (0.17%) Back Office
11 1 (0.17%) Billing
11 1 (0.17%) International Banking
11 1 (0.17%) Legal
11 1 (0.17%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 500 (86.51%) Developer
2 147 (25.43%) .NET Developer
3 108 (18.69%) Java Developer
4 100 (17.30%) C# Developer
5 86 (14.88%) JavaScript Developer
6 79 (13.67%) C# .NET Developer
6 79 (13.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 57 (9.86%) ASP.NET Developer
8 50 (8.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 45 (7.79%) Software Developer
10 44 (7.61%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 34 (5.88%) Sitecore Developer
12 33 (5.71%) HTML Developer
13 31 (5.36%) Senior Developer
14 28 (4.84%) C# Software Developer
15 27 (4.67%) .NET Software Developer
15 27 (4.67%) HTML CSS Developer
16 26 (4.50%) Agile Developer
17 24 (4.15%) Angular Developer
17 24 (4.15%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 377 (65.22%) HTML
2 330 (57.09%) CSS
3 232 (40.14%) .NET
4 206 (35.64%) AngularJS
5 201 (34.78%) jQuery
6 152 (26.30%) ASP.NET
7 143 (24.74%) HTML5
8 92 (15.92%) XML
9 90 (15.57%) ASP.NET MVC
10 86 (14.88%) CSS3
10 86 (14.88%) Spring
11 84 (14.53%) JSON
11 84 (14.53%) REST
12 80 (13.84%) ASP.NET Web API
13 67 (11.59%) Web Services
14 63 (10.90%) SOAP
15 62 (10.73%) Sass
15 62 (10.73%) WCF
16 58 (10.03%) Hibernate
17 54 (9.34%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 63 (10.90%) User Experience
2 26 (4.50%) Mobile App
3 17 (2.94%) W3C
4 12 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (2.08%) NHS
5 11 (1.90%) Visualisation
6 10 (1.73%) Public Cloud
7 9 (1.56%) Blog
8 5 (0.87%) Clustering
8 5 (0.87%) Management Information System
9 4 (0.69%) Digital Media
9 4 (0.69%) Social Media
10 3 (0.52%) Computer Science
10 3 (0.52%) Graphic Design
10 3 (0.52%) iPhone
10 3 (0.52%) RIA
11 2 (0.35%) e-Learning
11 2 (0.35%) Learning Management System
11 2 (0.35%) SCORM
11 2 (0.35%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 35 (6.06%) Windows
2 30 (5.19%) Linux
3 21 (3.63%) Android
4 18 (3.11%) Apple iOS
5 17 (2.94%) Unix
6 9 (1.56%) Mac OS X
7 4 (0.69%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.35%) Mesosphere
8 2 (0.35%) Windows Phone
8 2 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.17%) CentOS
9 1 (0.17%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.17%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.17%) webOS
9 1 (0.17%) Windows Phone 7
9 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 242 (41.87%) Agile Software Development
2 194 (33.56%) MVC
3 105 (18.17%) Scrum
4 92 (15.92%) Front End Development
5 90 (15.57%) TDD
6 65 (11.25%) Web Development
7 59 (10.21%) OO
8 51 (8.82%) Open Source
9 45 (7.79%) BDD
10 42 (7.27%) E-Commerce
11 40 (6.92%) OOD
12 39 (6.75%) SDLC
13 36 (6.23%) Business Intelligence
13 36 (6.23%) Migration
14 34 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
15 32 (5.54%) Programme Management
16 31 (5.36%) Digital Marketing
16 31 (5.36%) Responsive Web Design
17 27 (4.67%) Software Engineering
17 27 (4.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 235 (40.66%) C#
2 162 (28.03%) Java
3 120 (20.76%) SQL
4 43 (7.44%) Python
5 38 (6.57%) PHP
6 26 (4.50%) T-SQL
7 23 (3.98%) Perl
7 23 (3.98%) VB.NET
8 22 (3.81%) Groovy
8 22 (3.81%) Ruby
9 17 (2.94%) C
9 17 (2.94%) Scala
10 16 (2.77%) C++
11 14 (2.42%) PL/SQL
12 13 (2.25%) Bash Shell
13 11 (1.90%) ActionScript
14 9 (1.56%) TypeScript
15 6 (1.04%) VBA
16 5 (0.87%) PowerShell
17 4 (0.69%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 63 (10.90%) Security Cleared
2 25 (4.33%) DV Cleared
3 24 (4.15%) SC Cleared
4 19 (3.29%) BPSS Clearance
5 10 (1.73%) Degree
6 4 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.52%) ISEB
7 3 (0.52%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.35%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (3.81%) QA
2 12 (2.08%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (0.52%) SDET
3 3 (0.52%) WCAG
System Software
1 50 (8.65%) Docker
2 4 (0.69%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.35%) Shibboleth
4 1 (0.17%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 11 (1.90%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (0.69%) Ansible
3 2 (0.35%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.35%) OpenAM
3 2 (0.35%) OpenSSO
3 2 (0.35%) Sun Identity Manager
4 1 (0.17%) Kibana
4 1 (0.17%) Puppet
4 1 (0.17%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 106 (18.34%) Microsoft
2 64 (11.07%) Oracle
3 39 (6.75%) Sitecore
4 33 (5.71%) SAP
5 17 (2.94%) Xamarin
6 11 (1.90%) Apple
7 8 (1.38%) ATG
7 8 (1.38%) IBM
8 7 (1.21%) Adobe
9 6 (1.04%) Twitter
9 6 (1.04%) Zend
10 5 (0.87%) RedGate
10 5 (0.87%) Sencha
11 4 (0.69%) hybris
12 3 (0.52%) BEA
12 3 (0.52%) Google
12 3 (0.52%) Red Hat
12 3 (0.52%) Splunk
13 2 (0.35%) ForgeRock
13 2 (0.35%) Software AG
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