The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 23 22 30
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +8
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 62 60 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 7.34% 7.61% 3.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.62% 20.07% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 42 12
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£285 £308 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.31% +6.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £394 £310
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.55 £32.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+23.59% -8.57%
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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 Wales region.

Programming Languages Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
397 299 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 46.98% 37.94% 28.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 203 96
Average daily rate £350 £375 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +20.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £434
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 5
Average hourly rate £20.00 £30.25 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.88% -13.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.01 £14.55 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.25 £43.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in Wales

JavaScript
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript across the Wales region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

JavaScript Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript across the Wales region.

JavaScript Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

JavaScript
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the Wales region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -1 54 £300 - 31
West Wales +2 3 £245 -30.00% 2
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JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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.

1 100 (83.33%) HTML
2 77 (64.17%) CSS
3 50 (41.67%) .NET
4 42 (35.00%) XML
4 42 (35.00%) AngularJS
5 37 (30.83%) Java
5 37 (30.83%) C#
6 36 (30.00%) Web Services
7 35 (29.17%) jQuery
8 33 (27.50%) HTML5
9 30 (25.00%) ASP.NET
9 30 (25.00%) SQL
9 30 (25.00%) Microsoft
10 29 (24.17%) Agile Software Development
11 27 (22.50%) OO
11 27 (22.50%) SQL Server
12 25 (20.83%) Visual Studio
12 25 (20.83%) Oracle
13 23 (19.17%) MVC
14 22 (18.33%) MySQL
14 22 (18.33%) JSP
15 21 (17.50%) SOAP
15 21 (17.50%) Spring
15 21 (17.50%) Web Development
16 20 (16.67%) CSS3
16 20 (16.67%) Struts
16 20 (16.67%) JDBC
17 19 (15.83%) HTTP
17 19 (15.83%) User Experience
18 18 (15.00%) .NET Framework

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 (7.50%) Tomcat
2 8 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 8 (6.67%) IIS
3 6 (5.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (5.00%) WebSphere
4 5 (4.17%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (2.50%) Node.js
5 3 (2.50%) ArcGIS
5 3 (2.50%) CMS
5 3 (2.50%) Apache
6 2 (1.67%) ArcSDE
6 2 (1.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 2 (1.67%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.67%) JBoss
6 2 (1.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (1.67%) Umbraco
6 2 (1.67%) nginx
6 2 (1.67%) Confluence
6 2 (1.67%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (5.83%) Photoshop
1 7 (5.83%) Fireworks
1 7 (5.83%) Adobe Illustrator
2 6 (5.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 6 (5.00%) MS Excel
3 5 (4.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (10.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.67%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.83%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.83%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (15.83%) HTTP
2 1 (0.83%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (22.50%) SQL Server
2 22 (18.33%) MySQL
3 16 (13.33%) Relational Database
4 13 (10.83%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (2.50%) MongoDB
7 3 (2.50%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.67%) Ingres
9 1 (0.83%) MS Access
9 1 (0.83%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.83%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.83%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 25 (20.83%) Visual Studio
2 6 (5.00%) Eclipse
3 5 (4.17%) Dreamweaver
4 4 (3.33%) Subversion
5 3 (2.50%) Git (software)
5 3 (2.50%) QUnit
5 3 (2.50%) Jasmine
5 3 (2.50%) Jenkins
5 3 (2.50%) Karma Test Runner
6 2 (1.67%) Hudson
6 2 (1.67%) Apache Continuum
6 2 (1.67%) Rational Application Developer
6 2 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.67%) Maven
6 2 (1.67%) JIRA
6 2 (1.67%) JDeveloper
6 2 (1.67%) Toad
7 1 (0.83%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.83%) Xcode
7 1 (0.83%) NUnit
General
1 8 (6.67%) Finance
2 3 (2.50%) Publishing
3 2 (1.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 96 (80.00%) Developer
2 20 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 15 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 12 (10.00%) CRM Developer
5 11 (9.17%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 8 (6.67%) Front-End Developer
7 6 (5.00%) AWS Developer
7 6 (5.00%) Microsoft Developer
7 6 (5.00%) UX Designer
7 6 (5.00%) Designer
8 5 (4.17%) JavaScript Developer
8 5 (4.17%) Architect
9 4 (3.33%) Web Developer
9 4 (3.33%) Software Developer
9 4 (3.33%) ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (2.50%) VB6 Developer
10 3 (2.50%) Lead Software Engineer
10 3 (2.50%) VB Developer
10 3 (2.50%) Consultant
10 3 (2.50%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (83.33%) HTML
2 77 (64.17%) CSS
3 50 (41.67%) .NET
4 42 (35.00%) XML
4 42 (35.00%) AngularJS
5 36 (30.00%) Web Services
6 35 (29.17%) jQuery
7 33 (27.50%) HTML5
8 30 (25.00%) ASP.NET
9 22 (18.33%) JSP
10 21 (17.50%) SOAP
10 21 (17.50%) Spring
11 20 (16.67%) Struts
11 20 (16.67%) JDBC
11 20 (16.67%) CSS3
12 18 (15.00%) .NET Framework
13 16 (13.33%) JPA
14 13 (10.83%) Ajax
14 13 (10.83%) Entity Framework
15 10 (8.33%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 19 (15.83%) User Experience
2 3 (2.50%) IVR
2 3 (2.50%) Visualisation
3 2 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.67%) NHS
3 2 (1.67%) W3C
3 2 (1.67%) GIS
3 2 (1.67%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.67%) Human Factors
3 2 (1.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.83%) CMDB
4 1 (0.83%) iPhone
4 1 (0.83%) Blackberry
4 1 (0.83%) iPad
4 1 (0.83%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.50%) Windows
2 6 (5.00%) Linux
3 2 (1.67%) UNIX
4 1 (0.83%) Android
4 1 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.83%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (24.17%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (22.50%) OO
3 23 (19.17%) MVC
4 21 (17.50%) Web Development
5 15 (12.50%) Scrum
5 15 (12.50%) CRM
6 11 (9.17%) TDD
7 6 (5.00%) Software Engineering
7 6 (5.00%) RAD
8 5 (4.17%) UML
8 5 (4.17%) SOA
8 5 (4.17%) Open Source
9 4 (3.33%) Information Architecture
10 3 (2.50%) Dependency Injection
10 3 (2.50%) Software Testing
10 3 (2.50%) Data Visualisation
10 3 (2.50%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (2.50%) Migration
10 3 (2.50%) Use Case
11 2 (1.67%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 37 (30.83%) C#
1 37 (30.83%) Java
2 30 (25.00%) SQL
3 9 (7.50%) PHP
4 4 (3.33%) Scala
4 4 (3.33%) Perl
5 3 (2.50%) T-SQL
5 3 (2.50%) VB
5 3 (2.50%) ActionScript
5 3 (2.50%) VBA
5 3 (2.50%) Python
5 3 (2.50%) VB6
5 3 (2.50%) Ruby
6 2 (1.67%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.67%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.83%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.83%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.83%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 16 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 14 (11.67%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.50%) ISEB
4 2 (1.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.33%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 1 (0.83%) Puppet
1 1 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.83%) Ansible
Vendors
1 30 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 25 (20.83%) Oracle
3 6 (5.00%) IBM
3 6 (5.00%) Adobe
4 3 (2.50%) Avaya
4 3 (2.50%) OpenText
4 3 (2.50%) Google
5 2 (1.67%) Mapinfo
5 2 (1.67%) Micro Focus
5 2 (1.67%) ESRI
6 1 (0.83%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.83%) Apple
6 1 (0.83%) Sage
6 1 (0.83%) Sencha
6 1 (0.83%) ServiceNow
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