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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 9 13 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 7 13 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 14.29% 11.30% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.00% 20.97% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Average daily rate
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£401 £383 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.70% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.59 £33.64 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+8.76% -6.56%
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
20 62 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 40.82% 53.91% 36.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 12
Average daily rate £388 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.40% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £346 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.00% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +4.47%

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 4 September 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 20 (95.24%) HTML
2 19 (90.48%) HTML5
3 18 (85.71%) AngularJS
3 18 (85.71%) CSS
4 16 (76.19%) Dojo
5 12 (57.14%) OO
6 10 (47.62%) Java
7 9 (42.86%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
8 8 (38.10%) Separation of Concerns
9 5 (23.81%) Banking
9 5 (23.81%) FileNet
10 4 (19.05%) Web Services
10 4 (19.05%) Investment Banking
10 4 (19.05%) CSS3
11 3 (14.29%) Jasmine
11 3 (14.29%) Spring
11 3 (14.29%) RESTful
11 3 (14.29%) Workflow
11 3 (14.29%) Finance
11 3 (14.29%) IBM
12 2 (9.52%) Eclipse
12 2 (9.52%) JSP
12 2 (9.52%) Servlets
12 2 (9.52%) JPA
12 2 (9.52%) Drools
12 2 (9.52%) JSUnit
12 2 (9.52%) Unit Testing
12 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
12 2 (9.52%) Ajax
12 2 (9.52%) Hibernate

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 5 (23.81%) FileNet
2 1 (4.76%) WordPress
2 1 (4.76%) Node.js
2 1 (4.76%) ColdFusion
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Jasmine
2 2 (9.52%) Eclipse
2 2 (9.52%) JSUnit
3 1 (4.76%) Mocha
3 1 (4.76%) Maven
3 1 (4.76%) Grunt
General
1 5 (23.81%) Banking
2 4 (19.05%) Investment Banking
3 3 (14.29%) Finance
4 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (100.00%) Developer
2 15 (71.43%) JavaScript Developer
3 7 (33.33%) Front-End Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (9.52%) FileNet Developer
6 1 (4.76%) WordPress Developer
6 1 (4.76%) ColdFusion Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (95.24%) HTML
2 19 (90.48%) HTML5
3 18 (85.71%) AngularJS
3 18 (85.71%) CSS
4 16 (76.19%) Dojo
5 4 (19.05%) Web Services
5 4 (19.05%) CSS3
6 3 (14.29%) Spring
6 3 (14.29%) RESTful
7 2 (9.52%) Hibernate
7 2 (9.52%) JPA
7 2 (9.52%) Drools
7 2 (9.52%) Ajax
7 2 (9.52%) JSP
7 2 (9.52%) Servlets
7 2 (9.52%) Sass
7 2 (9.52%) LESS
8 1 (4.76%) SOAP
8 1 (4.76%) WSDL
8 1 (4.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Market Risk
1 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) OO
2 9 (42.86%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
3 8 (38.10%) Separation of Concerns
4 3 (14.29%) Workflow
5 2 (9.52%) Unit Testing
5 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (4.76%) Data Migration
6 1 (4.76%) Data Protection
6 1 (4.76%) Analytics
6 1 (4.76%) Migration
6 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.76%) Asset Management
6 1 (4.76%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) Java
2 1 (4.76%) Perl
2 1 (4.76%) VBScript
2 1 (4.76%) VB
2 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
2 1 (4.76%) C#
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) IBM
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft