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 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 11 16 16
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 264 246 258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 9.08% 8.06% 7.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.63% 21.69% 21.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 158 154
Median daily rate £350 £363 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +15.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £270 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £425 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 6
Median hourly rate £38.75 - £28.75
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.20 - £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 - £115.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
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
1072 1134 1209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 36.85% 37.13% 37.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 646 691 748
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £289 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £473 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 64 66
Median hourly rate £42.25 £35.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.71% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £20.19 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.10 £44.55 £47.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -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 5 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 5 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 5 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 +1 89 £333 -11.33% 59
Wiltshire +15 43 £341 -10.49% 16
Gloucestershire -7 36 £400 -1.53% 21
Somerset +9 31 £313 -8.08% 24
Dorset -2 22 £393 +57.00% 32
Devon -5 19 £320 +2.40% 13
Cornwall +5 4 £250 -16.66% 3
JavaScript
England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 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.

1 419 (69.49%) HTML
2 382 (63.35%) CSS
3 251 (41.63%) Agile Software Development
4 191 (31.67%) .NET
5 183 (30.35%) Java
6 179 (29.68%) MVC
7 175 (29.02%) C#
8 166 (27.53%) AngularJS
9 164 (27.20%) SQL
10 157 (26.04%) jQuery
11 130 (21.56%) HTML5
12 124 (20.56%) SQL Server
13 122 (20.23%) Scrum
14 120 (19.90%) ASP.NET
15 112 (18.57%) Web Development
16 105 (17.41%) Security Cleared
16 105 (17.41%) Git (software)
17 103 (17.08%) Front End Development
18 100 (16.58%) Microsoft
19 92 (15.26%) Web Services
20 88 (14.59%) TDD
21 81 (13.43%) ASP.NET MVC
22 75 (12.44%) Python
23 71 (11.77%) CSS3
24 66 (10.95%) BDD
25 65 (10.78%) Relational Database
26 63 (10.45%) Unit Testing
27 61 (10.12%) Spring
27 61 (10.12%) Software Engineering
28 60 (9.95%) OO

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 (6.97%) Node.js
1 42 (6.97%) SharePoint
2 41 (6.80%) CMS
3 29 (4.81%) Elasticsearch
4 24 (3.98%) IIS
5 23 (3.81%) Tomcat
6 19 (3.15%) Apache
7 15 (2.49%) Drupal
8 14 (2.32%) JBoss
9 12 (1.99%) WordPress
10 11 (1.82%) Umbraco
11 10 (1.66%) SharePoint 2013
11 10 (1.66%) WebSphere
11 10 (1.66%) WebSphere Application Server
12 9 (1.49%) Confluence
13 8 (1.33%) Sitecore CMS
14 5 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
15 4 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
15 4 (0.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 4 (0.66%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 20 (3.32%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.99%) MS Office
3 8 (1.33%) InfoPath
4 5 (0.83%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (0.66%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.33%) SPSS
7 1 (0.17%) Revit
Business Applications
1 17 (2.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 10 (1.66%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (1.49%) Magento
4 3 (0.50%) Payment Gateway
5 2 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.33%) WebTrends
6 1 (0.17%) BigMachines
6 1 (0.17%) Eloqua
6 1 (0.17%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 26 (4.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (3.98%) Amazon AWS
3 23 (3.81%) GitHub
4 14 (2.32%) SaaS
5 4 (0.66%) Office 365
6 2 (0.33%) IBM SmartCloud
7 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.17%) IaaS
7 1 (0.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (3.98%) HTTP
2 12 (1.99%) HbbTV
3 9 (1.49%) TCP/IP
4 8 (1.33%) Internet
5 6 (1.00%) Broadband
6 4 (0.66%) DVB
6 4 (0.66%) Firewall
7 2 (0.33%) DNS
7 2 (0.33%) Extranet
7 2 (0.33%) Intranet
7 2 (0.33%) VPN
8 1 (0.17%) LDAP
8 1 (0.17%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (20.56%) SQL Server
2 65 (10.78%) Relational Database
3 49 (8.13%) MySQL
4 41 (6.80%) MongoDB
5 37 (6.14%) RDBMS
6 32 (5.31%) NoSQL
7 29 (4.81%) PostgreSQL
8 18 (2.99%) Oracle Database
9 16 (2.65%) Hadoop
10 15 (2.49%) SQL Server 2012
11 12 (1.99%) Big Data
12 11 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 9 (1.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 8 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
15 6 (1.00%) BusinessObjects
15 6 (1.00%) Data Mining
15 6 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
16 4 (0.66%) Apache Cassandra
16 4 (0.66%) SAP HANA
17 3 (0.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 105 (17.41%) Git (software)
2 50 (8.29%) Cucumber
3 45 (7.46%) Subversion
4 43 (7.13%) Jenkins
5 40 (6.63%) Maven
6 35 (5.80%) JUnit
7 30 (4.98%) Eclipse
8 24 (3.98%) Visual Studio
9 22 (3.65%) JIRA
10 21 (3.48%) Grunt
10 21 (3.48%) gulp
10 21 (3.48%) Selenium
11 19 (3.15%) RSpec
12 18 (2.99%) Team Foundation Server
13 16 (2.65%) Protractor
14 15 (2.49%) Capybara
14 15 (2.49%) git-flow
15 10 (1.66%) Ant
15 10 (1.66%) IntelliJ
16 9 (1.49%) ClearCase
General
1 57 (9.45%) Finance
2 27 (4.48%) Marketing
3 21 (3.48%) Telecoms
4 18 (2.99%) Electronics
4 18 (2.99%) Manufacturing
5 9 (1.49%) Retail
6 7 (1.16%) Games
7 6 (1.00%) Aerospace
7 6 (1.00%) Back Office
8 5 (0.83%) Advertising
8 5 (0.83%) Banking
9 4 (0.66%) Local Government
10 1 (0.17%) Automotive
10 1 (0.17%) Law
10 1 (0.17%) Military
10 1 (0.17%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 507 (84.08%) Developer
2 111 (18.41%) .NET Developer
3 103 (17.08%) Java Developer
4 94 (15.59%) JavaScript Developer
5 75 (12.44%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 63 (10.45%) C# Developer
7 48 (7.96%) ASP.NET Developer
7 48 (7.96%) C# .NET Developer
8 41 (6.80%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 39 (6.47%) Software Developer
10 37 (6.14%) HTML Developer
11 36 (5.97%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 34 (5.64%) HTML CSS Developer
12 34 (5.64%) Senior Developer
13 31 (5.14%) Angular Developer
13 31 (5.14%) Web Developer
14 28 (4.64%) PHP Developer
15 22 (3.65%) Agile Developer
16 20 (3.32%) Software Engineer
16 20 (3.32%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 419 (69.49%) HTML
2 382 (63.35%) CSS
3 191 (31.67%) .NET
4 166 (27.53%) AngularJS
5 157 (26.04%) jQuery
6 130 (21.56%) HTML5
7 120 (19.90%) ASP.NET
8 92 (15.26%) Web Services
9 81 (13.43%) ASP.NET MVC
10 71 (11.77%) CSS3
11 61 (10.12%) Spring
12 58 (9.62%) RESTful
13 55 (9.12%) XML
14 49 (8.13%) .NET Framework
15 47 (7.79%) REST
16 44 (7.30%) JSON
16 44 (7.30%) Sass
17 42 (6.97%) Hibernate
18 40 (6.63%) WCF
19 39 (6.47%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 41 (6.80%) User Experience
2 33 (5.47%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (5.14%) Mobile App
4 29 (4.81%) Computer Science
5 25 (4.15%) Visualisation
6 13 (2.16%) DTV
7 11 (1.82%) N-Tier
8 7 (1.16%) Management Information System
9 6 (1.00%) Blackberry
9 6 (1.00%) iPhone
9 6 (1.00%) MPEG
10 5 (0.83%) Data Structures
10 5 (0.83%) Digital Media
10 5 (0.83%) iPad
11 4 (0.66%) Client/Server
11 4 (0.66%) Data Extraction
11 4 (0.66%) IPTV
11 4 (0.66%) Social Media
11 4 (0.66%) Video on Demand
11 4 (0.66%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 57 (9.45%) Linux
2 50 (8.29%) Windows
3 40 (6.63%) Unix
4 17 (2.82%) Android
4 17 (2.82%) Apple iOS
4 17 (2.82%) Mac OS X
5 12 (1.99%) Windows Server
6 7 (1.16%) Windows 8
6 7 (1.16%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.33%) CentOS
7 2 (0.33%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (0.33%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.33%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.17%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 251 (41.63%) Agile Software Development
2 179 (29.68%) MVC
3 122 (20.23%) Scrum
4 112 (18.57%) Web Development
5 103 (17.08%) Front End Development
6 88 (14.59%) TDD
7 66 (10.95%) BDD
8 63 (10.45%) Unit Testing
9 61 (10.12%) Software Engineering
10 60 (9.95%) OO
11 52 (8.62%) Continuous Integration
12 46 (7.63%) Responsive Web Design
13 38 (6.30%) Configuration Management
14 34 (5.64%) Web Design
15 32 (5.31%) Migration
15 32 (5.31%) Open Source
16 30 (4.98%) E-Commerce
17 26 (4.31%) Integration Testing
18 24 (3.98%) Automated Testing
18 24 (3.98%) UML
Programming Languages
1 183 (30.35%) Java
2 175 (29.02%) C#
3 164 (27.20%) SQL
4 75 (12.44%) Python
5 56 (9.29%) PHP
5 56 (9.29%) Ruby
6 35 (5.80%) C
7 32 (5.31%) Bash Shell
7 32 (5.31%) Perl
8 29 (4.81%) T-SQL
9 18 (2.99%) C++
9 18 (2.99%) Scala
10 16 (2.65%) PowerShell
11 15 (2.49%) VBScript
12 12 (1.99%) TypeScript
13 11 (1.82%) PL/SQL
13 11 (1.82%) VB
14 9 (1.49%) Groovy
14 9 (1.49%) Lua
15 6 (1.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 105 (17.41%) Security Cleared
2 49 (8.13%) DV Cleared
3 44 (7.30%) Degree
4 35 (5.80%) SC Cleared
5 8 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (1.16%) MCAD
6 7 (1.16%) MCITP
6 7 (1.16%) MCSD
6 7 (1.16%) MCTS
7 6 (1.00%) ISEB
8 5 (0.83%) Sun Certification
9 4 (0.66%) ISTQB
10 3 (0.50%) BPSS Clearance
11 2 (0.33%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (1.82%) QA
2 6 (1.00%) OIPF
3 3 (0.50%) SLA
4 2 (0.33%) WAI
5 1 (0.17%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.17%) HL7
5 1 (0.17%) MISRA
5 1 (0.17%) MISRA C
5 1 (0.17%) WCAG
System Software
1 12 (1.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (1.33%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.66%) Docker
4 1 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 22 (3.65%) Opscode Chef
2 16 (2.65%) Puppet
3 7 (1.16%) Kibana
4 4 (0.66%) AirWatch
4 4 (0.66%) yum
5 2 (0.33%) Ansible
5 2 (0.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 100 (16.58%) Microsoft
2 57 (9.45%) Oracle
3 21 (3.48%) SAP
4 14 (2.32%) IBM
4 14 (2.32%) VMware
5 10 (1.66%) Sencha
5 10 (1.66%) Siebel
5 10 (1.66%) Sitecore
6 6 (1.00%) Adobe
6 6 (1.00%) EPiServer
7 5 (0.83%) RedGate
7 5 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (0.83%) Sun
7 5 (0.83%) Twitter
7 5 (0.83%) Zend
8 4 (0.66%) Blackboard
8 4 (0.66%) HP
8 4 (0.66%) Red Hat
9 3 (0.50%) Google
9 3 (0.50%) Telerik
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