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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 10 15 16
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 292 263 240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 9.89% 8.45% 7.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.12% 22.03% 20.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 192 161
Median daily rate £348 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £278 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 3
Median hourly rate £42.50 £19.46 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+118.45% +49.65%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £39.78 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +24.29%
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
1118 1194 1189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 37.87% 38.34% 39.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 703 799 785
Median daily rate £365 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 72 53
Median hourly rate £39.00 £36.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £20.19 £27.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.80 £55.00 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +3.49%

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 June 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 June 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 June 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 92 £330 -5.71% 59
Wiltshire +1 45 £325 -3.70% 15
Devon 0 38 £320 -14.66% 6
Gloucestershire +2 35 £375 - 17
Somerset +9 31 £363 +6.61% 16
Dorset +5 28 £350 +6.06% 27
JavaScript
England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 424 (72.85%) HTML
2 379 (65.12%) CSS
3 224 (38.49%) Agile Software Development
4 185 (31.79%) .NET
5 182 (31.27%) jQuery
5 182 (31.27%) AngularJS
6 172 (29.55%) MVC
7 168 (28.87%) Java
7 168 (28.87%) C#
8 133 (22.85%) SQL
9 131 (22.51%) HTML5
10 117 (20.10%) SQL Server
11 113 (19.42%) ASP.NET
12 104 (17.87%) Web Development
13 97 (16.67%) Front End Development
14 88 (15.12%) Git (software)
15 87 (14.95%) Security Cleared
15 87 (14.95%) Scrum
16 86 (14.78%) TDD
17 84 (14.43%) Microsoft
18 83 (14.26%) Web Services
19 78 (13.40%) CSS3
20 77 (13.23%) ASP.NET MVC
21 67 (11.51%) Spring
21 67 (11.51%) PHP
22 65 (11.17%) Python
23 63 (10.82%) RESTful
24 58 (9.97%) MySQL
25 56 (9.62%) OO
26 55 (9.45%) JSON

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 50 (8.59%) SharePoint
2 39 (6.70%) CMS
3 24 (4.12%) Elasticsearch
4 21 (3.61%) Apache
5 17 (2.92%) IIS
5 17 (2.92%) Tomcat
6 15 (2.58%) Drupal
6 15 (2.58%) SharePoint 2010
6 15 (2.58%) SharePoint 2013
7 13 (2.23%) JBoss
7 13 (2.23%) WordPress
8 10 (1.72%) Umbraco
9 8 (1.37%) Sitecore CMS
10 6 (1.03%) Apache Spark
11 5 (0.86%) BizTalk Server
11 5 (0.86%) Confluence
11 5 (0.86%) NServiceBus
12 4 (0.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 4 (0.69%) Skype for Business
13 3 (0.52%) WebLogic
Applications
1 12 (2.06%) MS Office
2 10 (1.72%) MS Excel
3 7 (1.20%) InfoPath
4 6 (1.03%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (0.69%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.34%) SPSS
7 1 (0.17%) Revit
Business Applications
1 20 (3.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 13 (2.23%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (1.20%) Magento
4 6 (1.03%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.52%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
6 1 (0.17%) BigMachines
6 1 (0.17%) Eloqua
6 1 (0.17%) OpenCart
6 1 (0.17%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.17%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 23 (3.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (3.78%) GitHub
3 20 (3.44%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (2.23%) SaaS
5 4 (0.69%) Office 365
6 2 (0.34%) Heroku
7 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.17%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 20 (3.44%) HTTP
2 9 (1.55%) Internet
3 7 (1.20%) HbbTV
4 6 (1.03%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.69%) DNS
5 4 (0.69%) Firewall
6 3 (0.52%) Broadband
6 3 (0.52%) Extranet
7 2 (0.34%) DSL
7 2 (0.34%) DVB
7 2 (0.34%) Intranet
7 2 (0.34%) LDAP
7 2 (0.34%) Network Security
7 2 (0.34%) VPN
8 1 (0.17%) FCAPS
8 1 (0.17%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.17%) MQTT
8 1 (0.17%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (20.10%) SQL Server
2 58 (9.97%) MySQL
3 49 (8.42%) Relational Database
4 44 (7.56%) MongoDB
5 33 (5.67%) NoSQL
6 28 (4.81%) PostgreSQL
7 22 (3.78%) Oracle Database
8 21 (3.61%) Hadoop
8 21 (3.61%) RDBMS
9 15 (2.58%) Big Data
10 14 (2.41%) SQL Server 2012
11 9 (1.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 9 (1.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 8 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
13 7 (1.20%) Apache Cassandra
13 7 (1.20%) Redis
13 7 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
14 6 (1.03%) GIS
15 5 (0.86%) Neo4j
15 5 (0.86%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 88 (15.12%) Git (software)
2 45 (7.73%) Subversion
3 31 (5.33%) Cucumber
4 30 (5.15%) Visual Studio
5 26 (4.47%) JUnit
6 24 (4.12%) JIRA
7 19 (3.26%) Grunt
7 19 (3.26%) Maven
8 18 (3.09%) Jenkins
8 18 (3.09%) Team Foundation Server
9 14 (2.41%) gulp
9 14 (2.41%) RSpec
9 14 (2.41%) TeamCity
10 13 (2.23%) Capybara
10 13 (2.23%) git-flow
10 13 (2.23%) Protractor
10 13 (2.23%) Selenium
11 11 (1.89%) Eclipse
12 9 (1.55%) Jasmine
13 8 (1.37%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 46 (7.90%) Finance
2 28 (4.81%) Marketing
3 23 (3.95%) Telecoms
4 21 (3.61%) Electronics
4 21 (3.61%) Manufacturing
5 13 (2.23%) Banking
6 6 (1.03%) Games
7 5 (0.86%) Advertising
7 5 (0.86%) Back Office
8 4 (0.69%) Local Government
9 3 (0.52%) Retail
10 2 (0.34%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.17%) Automotive
11 1 (0.17%) Law
11 1 (0.17%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 512 (87.97%) Developer
2 111 (19.07%) .NET Developer
3 93 (15.98%) Java Developer
4 91 (15.64%) JavaScript Developer
5 61 (10.48%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 56 (9.62%) C# Developer
7 50 (8.59%) Software Developer
8 49 (8.42%) ASP.NET Developer
9 47 (8.08%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 43 (7.39%) C# .NET Developer
11 36 (6.19%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 34 (5.84%) HTML Developer
12 34 (5.84%) Web Developer
13 31 (5.33%) Angular Developer
14 28 (4.81%) HTML CSS Developer
14 28 (4.81%) PHP Developer
15 25 (4.30%) Senior Developer
16 24 (4.12%) Agile Developer
17 22 (3.78%) SharePoint Developer
18 21 (3.61%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 424 (72.85%) HTML
2 379 (65.12%) CSS
3 185 (31.79%) .NET
4 182 (31.27%) AngularJS
4 182 (31.27%) jQuery
5 131 (22.51%) HTML5
6 113 (19.42%) ASP.NET
7 83 (14.26%) Web Services
8 78 (13.40%) CSS3
9 77 (13.23%) ASP.NET MVC
10 67 (11.51%) Spring
11 63 (10.82%) RESTful
12 55 (9.45%) JSON
13 50 (8.59%) XML
14 49 (8.42%) REST
15 47 (8.08%) .NET Framework
16 41 (7.04%) Sass
17 40 (6.87%) ASP.NET Web API
17 40 (6.87%) Node.js
17 40 (6.87%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 35 (6.01%) User Experience
2 22 (3.78%) Computer Science
2 22 (3.78%) Mobile App
3 21 (3.61%) Visualisation
4 17 (2.92%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (2.06%) N-Tier
6 8 (1.37%) Digital Media
6 8 (1.37%) DTV
7 7 (1.20%) Blackberry
7 7 (1.20%) iPhone
8 6 (1.03%) Management Information System
8 6 (1.03%) Social Media
9 5 (0.86%) W3C
10 4 (0.69%) Semantic Web
10 4 (0.69%) VLE
11 3 (0.52%) iPad
11 3 (0.52%) MPEG
11 3 (0.52%) NHS
12 2 (0.34%) Minimum Viable Product
12 2 (0.34%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 47 (8.08%) Linux
2 39 (6.70%) Unix
3 20 (3.44%) Windows
4 15 (2.58%) Mac OS X
5 11 (1.89%) Android
6 10 (1.72%) Apple iOS
7 4 (0.69%) Oracle Linux
8 3 (0.52%) Windows 8
8 3 (0.52%) Windows Phone
9 2 (0.34%) CentOS
9 2 (0.34%) Mesosphere
9 2 (0.34%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.34%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.17%) Debian
10 1 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 224 (38.49%) Agile Software Development
2 172 (29.55%) MVC
3 104 (17.87%) Web Development
4 97 (16.67%) Front End Development
5 87 (14.95%) Scrum
6 86 (14.78%) TDD
7 56 (9.62%) OO
8 46 (7.90%) Unit Testing
9 45 (7.73%) Responsive Web Design
10 44 (7.56%) Software Engineering
11 40 (6.87%) Open Source
12 35 (6.01%) BDD
12 35 (6.01%) Continuous Integration
13 32 (5.50%) Migration
14 31 (5.33%) Web Design
15 29 (4.98%) E-Commerce
16 27 (4.64%) OOD
17 25 (4.30%) Configuration Management
18 24 (4.12%) Business Intelligence
19 23 (3.95%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 168 (28.87%) C#
1 168 (28.87%) Java
2 133 (22.85%) SQL
3 67 (11.51%) PHP
4 65 (11.17%) Python
5 41 (7.04%) Ruby
6 32 (5.50%) Perl
7 29 (4.98%) C
8 20 (3.44%) Scala
8 20 (3.44%) T-SQL
9 18 (3.09%) Bash Shell
10 14 (2.41%) C++
11 13 (2.23%) PL/SQL
12 12 (2.06%) PowerShell
12 12 (2.06%) TypeScript
12 12 (2.06%) VB
13 10 (1.72%) ES6
13 10 (1.72%) Groovy
14 9 (1.55%) VBScript
15 8 (1.37%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 87 (14.95%) Security Cleared
2 42 (7.22%) DV Cleared
3 41 (7.04%) Degree
4 25 (4.30%) SC Cleared
5 6 (1.03%) BC Cleared
5 6 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (0.86%) MCAD
6 5 (0.86%) MCITP
6 5 (0.86%) MCSD
6 5 (0.86%) MCTS
7 4 (0.69%) BPSS Clearance
7 4 (0.69%) Sun Certification
8 2 (0.34%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.17%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.03%) QA
2 4 (0.69%) SLA
3 3 (0.52%) ISO 14001
3 3 (0.52%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.52%) OIPF
4 1 (0.17%) HL7
4 1 (0.17%) MISRA
4 1 (0.17%) MISRA C
4 1 (0.17%) WCAG
System Software
1 6 (1.03%) Docker
2 5 (0.86%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.17%) Shibboleth
3 1 (0.17%) vCloud
3 1 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (1.89%) Puppet
2 7 (1.20%) Kibana
3 5 (0.86%) Kubernetes
4 4 (0.69%) AirWatch
4 4 (0.69%) Ansible
5 2 (0.34%) OpenAM
6 1 (0.17%) Mesos
6 1 (0.17%) OpenSSO
6 1 (0.17%) Sun Identity Manager
6 1 (0.17%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 84 (14.43%) Microsoft
2 47 (8.08%) Oracle
3 22 (3.78%) SAP
4 19 (3.26%) Sitecore
5 12 (2.06%) Sencha
6 9 (1.55%) IBM
6 9 (1.55%) Red Hat
7 8 (1.37%) Adobe
8 7 (1.20%) RedGate
8 7 (1.20%) Twitter
8 7 (1.20%) Zend
9 5 (0.86%) Nintex
9 5 (0.86%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (0.86%) Sun
10 4 (0.69%) Blackboard
10 4 (0.69%) ESRI
10 4 (0.69%) Google
11 3 (0.52%) VMware
12 2 (0.34%) EPiServer
12 2 (0.34%) HP
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Tewkesbury Borough Council
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