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 February 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 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 13 9 5
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -4
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 11 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 11.34% 8.33% 22.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.95% 23.08% 35.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 4
Average daily rate
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£400 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £305
% change year-on-year
+6.15% +6.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-7.07% -
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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
38 13 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 39.18% 36.11% 64.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 12
Average daily rate £420 £463 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.18% +68.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 February 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 11 (64.71%) HTML
2 10 (58.82%) AngularJS
3 9 (52.94%) HTML5
3 9 (52.94%) FileNet
4 8 (47.06%) Banking
4 8 (47.06%) Dojo
5 7 (41.18%) Java
6 6 (35.29%) CSS
6 6 (35.29%) Hibernate
6 6 (35.29%) Spring
7 5 (29.41%) Finance
7 5 (29.41%) J2EE
7 5 (29.41%) OO
7 5 (29.41%) Eclipse
8 4 (23.53%) Document Management
8 4 (23.53%) Java EE
8 4 (23.53%) REST
9 3 (17.65%) Web Services
9 3 (17.65%) IBM
10 2 (11.76%) Workflow
10 2 (11.76%) XML
10 2 (11.76%) HTTP
10 2 (11.76%) SQL
10 2 (11.76%) RESTful
10 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (11.76%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
10 2 (11.76%) Separation of Concerns
10 2 (11.76%) Web Development
10 2 (11.76%) jQuery
10 2 (11.76%) JPA

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 9 (52.94%) FileNet
2 1 (5.88%) CMS
2 1 (5.88%) Joomla!
2 1 (5.88%) WordPress
2 1 (5.88%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Photoshop
1 1 (5.88%) Acrobat
1 1 (5.88%) InDesign
1 1 (5.88%) Adobe Premiere
1 1 (5.88%) Adobe After Effects
1 1 (5.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Eclipse
2 1 (5.88%) JSUnit
2 1 (5.88%) Jasmine
General
1 8 (47.06%) Banking
2 5 (29.41%) Finance
3 2 (11.76%) Investment Banking
4 1 (5.88%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) Java Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (5.88%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (5.88%) UI Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Designer
5 1 (5.88%) UI Programmer
5 1 (5.88%) Web Designer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Web Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Development Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (64.71%) HTML
2 10 (58.82%) AngularJS
3 9 (52.94%) HTML5
4 8 (47.06%) Dojo
5 6 (35.29%) Hibernate
5 6 (35.29%) Spring
5 6 (35.29%) CSS
6 5 (29.41%) J2EE
7 4 (23.53%) Java EE
7 4 (23.53%) REST
8 3 (17.65%) Web Services
9 2 (11.76%) XML
9 2 (11.76%) jQuery
9 2 (11.76%) JPA
9 2 (11.76%) RESTful
10 1 (5.88%) Backbone.js
10 1 (5.88%) Sass
10 1 (5.88%) LESS
10 1 (5.88%) Drools
10 1 (5.88%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) W3C
1 1 (5.88%) Animation
1 1 (5.88%) Open Source
1 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) OO
2 4 (23.53%) Document Management
3 2 (11.76%) Web Development
3 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (11.76%) Workflow
3 2 (11.76%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
3 2 (11.76%) Separation of Concerns
4 1 (5.88%) Asset Management
4 1 (5.88%) Content Management
4 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Content Management
4 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) Java
2 2 (11.76%) SQL
3 1 (5.88%) VBScript
3 1 (5.88%) VB
3 1 (5.88%) Perl
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) IBM
2 1 (5.88%) Adobe
2 1 (5.88%) Pega