The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 16 19 20
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 9 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 8.04% 1.47% 4.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.15% 2.94% 8.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Average daily rate
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£400 £290 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.93% -27.59%
UK excluding London average daily rate £346 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+6.53% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+13.84% -7.14%
JavaScript
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Stirling region.

Programming Languages Category
Stirling
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
47 34 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 41.96% 50.00% 52.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 31
Average daily rate £420 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £298 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +4.28%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript across the Stirling region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JavaScript across the Stirling region.

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Stirling region citing JavaScript also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited JavaScript.

1 12 (75.00%) HTML
2 10 (62.50%) Dojo
2 10 (62.50%) AngularJS
3 9 (56.25%) HTML5
3 9 (56.25%) CSS
4 7 (43.75%) Java
4 7 (43.75%) OO
4 7 (43.75%) FileNet
5 6 (37.50%) Eclipse
5 6 (37.50%) Banking
6 4 (25.00%) Hibernate
6 4 (25.00%) Spring
7 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (18.75%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
7 3 (18.75%) Separation of Concerns
7 3 (18.75%) Web Services
7 3 (18.75%) Workflow
7 3 (18.75%) Finance
7 3 (18.75%) IBM
7 3 (18.75%) J2EE
8 2 (12.50%) Perl
8 2 (12.50%) SQL
8 2 (12.50%) VBScript
8 2 (12.50%) VB
8 2 (12.50%) ColdFusion
8 2 (12.50%) REST
8 2 (12.50%) Jasmine
8 2 (12.50%) Sass
8 2 (12.50%) LESS
8 2 (12.50%) JPA

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Stirling region citing JavaScript also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited JavaScript. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (43.75%) FileNet
2 2 (12.50%) ColdFusion
3 1 (6.25%) CMS
3 1 (6.25%) Joomla!
3 1 (6.25%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Photoshop
1 1 (6.25%) Acrobat
1 1 (6.25%) InDesign
1 1 (6.25%) Adobe Premiere
1 1 (6.25%) Adobe After Effects
1 1 (6.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Eclipse
2 2 (12.50%) JSUnit
2 2 (12.50%) Jasmine
General
1 6 (37.50%) Banking
2 3 (18.75%) Finance
3 2 (12.50%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Java Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Developer
3 3 (18.75%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Web Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Web Designer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (6.25%) ColdFusion Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Designer
5 1 (6.25%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (75.00%) HTML
2 10 (62.50%) Dojo
2 10 (62.50%) AngularJS
3 9 (56.25%) HTML5
3 9 (56.25%) CSS
4 4 (25.00%) Hibernate
4 4 (25.00%) Spring
5 3 (18.75%) J2EE
5 3 (18.75%) Web Services
6 2 (12.50%) Java EE
6 2 (12.50%) REST
6 2 (12.50%) jQuery
6 2 (12.50%) JPA
6 2 (12.50%) RESTful
6 2 (12.50%) Sass
6 2 (12.50%) LESS
7 1 (6.25%) Drools
7 1 (6.25%) Backbone.js
7 1 (6.25%) Flash
7 1 (6.25%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) W3C
1 1 (6.25%) Animation
1 1 (6.25%) Open Source
1 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) OO
2 3 (18.75%) Workflow
2 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (18.75%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
2 3 (18.75%) Separation of Concerns
3 2 (12.50%) Document Management
3 2 (12.50%) Web Development
3 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
3 2 (12.50%) Asset Management
4 1 (6.25%) Content Management
4 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Content Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) Java
2 2 (12.50%) Perl
2 2 (12.50%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) VBScript
2 2 (12.50%) VB
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) IBM
2 1 (6.25%) Adobe
2 1 (6.25%) Pega