The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 3 26 19
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -7
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 134 48 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 22.33% 6.24% 8.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 38.73% 14.16% 21.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 27 40
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £260 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £400 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £10.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-13.90% +16.15%
JavaScript
UK

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
346 339 294
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 57.67% 44.08% 39.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 230 199
Median daily rate £375 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £463 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 4 4
Median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £26.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.70 £15.23 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.74 £32.50 £34.50
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 Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wales region citing JavaScript as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 4 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the Wales region over the 3 months to 4 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
South Wales +28 113 £375 - 15
West Wales +19 8 £275 -34.32% 2
North Wales +9 7 £325 -7.14% 1
JavaScript
UK

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 4 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 Wales region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 135 (66.50%) CSS
2 132 (65.02%) HTML
3 122 (60.10%) Agile Software Development
4 115 (56.65%) jQuery
5 88 (43.35%) TDD
6 82 (40.39%) Web Development
7 75 (36.95%) Java
8 69 (33.99%) OO
9 64 (31.53%) .NET
10 58 (28.57%) MVC
11 57 (28.08%) Software Engineering
12 55 (27.09%) HTML5
13 52 (25.62%) Selenium
14 51 (25.12%) Unix
15 49 (24.14%) Perl
16 47 (23.15%) C#
17 46 (22.66%) XML
18 45 (22.17%) CSS3
19 44 (21.67%) Cucumber
20 42 (20.69%) Scrum
21 41 (20.20%) AngularJS
22 39 (19.21%) Security Cleared
23 37 (18.23%) Unit Testing
24 35 (17.24%) Front End Development
25 34 (16.75%) Continuous Integration
26 33 (16.26%) SQL
27 32 (15.76%) Legal
28 31 (15.27%) Ajax
29 29 (14.29%) ASP.NET
29 29 (14.29%) Visual Studio

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 11 (5.42%) JBoss
2 9 (4.43%) Confluence
2 9 (4.43%) FileNet
2 9 (4.43%) LiveCycle
2 9 (4.43%) WebSphere
3 8 (3.94%) IIS
4 7 (3.45%) CMS
4 7 (3.45%) Tomcat
5 6 (2.96%) Apache
5 6 (2.96%) GeoServer
6 5 (2.46%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (2.46%) IBM HTTP Server
6 5 (2.46%) MQSeries
6 5 (2.46%) Node.js
6 5 (2.46%) SharePoint
7 4 (1.97%) IBM Notes
7 4 (1.97%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.99%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.99%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.49%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (2.96%) Gliffy
1 6 (2.96%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.49%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.49%) Fireworks
2 1 (0.49%) MS Office
2 1 (0.49%) MS Project
2 1 (0.49%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.99%) GitHub
2 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.94%) HTTP
2 2 (0.99%) Internet
2 2 (0.99%) Network Security
3 1 (0.49%) FTP
3 1 (0.49%) VPN
3 1 (0.49%) Wireless
3 1 (0.49%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (11.82%) SQL Server
2 17 (8.37%) MySQL
3 13 (6.40%) MongoDB
4 12 (5.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (4.43%) NoSQL
6 6 (2.96%) BusinessObjects
6 6 (2.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (2.46%) Redis
7 5 (2.46%) Relational Database
8 4 (1.97%) Big Data
8 4 (1.97%) Oracle Database
8 4 (1.97%) Oracle Database 12c
8 4 (1.97%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.99%) Couchbase
10 1 (0.49%) MS Access
10 1 (0.49%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 52 (25.62%) Selenium
2 44 (21.67%) Cucumber
3 29 (14.29%) Visual Studio
4 27 (13.30%) Git (software)
5 23 (11.33%) Subversion
6 18 (8.87%) NUnit
7 17 (8.37%) JIRA
7 17 (8.37%) MbUnit
7 17 (8.37%) MSTest
8 15 (7.39%) Hudson
9 13 (6.40%) Ant
9 13 (6.40%) Maven
10 10 (4.93%) DbUnit
10 10 (4.93%) JUnit
10 10 (4.93%) Spock
11 9 (4.43%) Eclipse
12 7 (3.45%) Jasmine
12 7 (3.45%) Jenkins
12 7 (3.45%) QUnit
12 7 (3.45%) Sinon.JS
General
1 32 (15.76%) Legal
2 28 (13.79%) Finance
3 3 (1.48%) Multimedia
3 3 (1.48%) Publishing
4 2 (0.99%) Banking
4 2 (0.99%) Manufacturing
4 2 (0.99%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.49%) Games
5 1 (0.49%) Marketing
5 1 (0.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 184 (90.64%) Developer
2 42 (20.69%) Web Developer
3 36 (17.73%) JavaScript Developer
4 31 (15.27%) Senior Developer
5 24 (11.82%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 23 (11.33%) Java Developer
7 22 (10.84%) Agile Developer
8 20 (9.85%) Website Developer
9 19 (9.36%) .NET Developer
10 17 (8.37%) Senior Agile Developer
11 13 (6.40%) HTML Developer
11 13 (6.40%) PHP Developer
12 12 (5.91%) HTML CSS Developer
13 11 (5.42%) Perl Developer
14 10 (4.93%) ABAP Developer
14 10 (4.93%) Full Stack Developer
15 9 (4.43%) SAP Developer
15 9 (4.43%) SC Cleared Java Developer
16 8 (3.94%) Software Engineer
16 8 (3.94%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 135 (66.50%) CSS
2 132 (65.02%) HTML
3 115 (56.65%) jQuery
4 64 (31.53%) .NET
5 55 (27.09%) HTML5
6 46 (22.66%) XML
7 45 (22.17%) CSS3
8 41 (20.20%) AngularJS
9 31 (15.27%) Ajax
10 29 (14.29%) ASP.NET
11 20 (9.85%) KnockoutJS
11 20 (9.85%) Spring
12 19 (9.36%) WCF
13 18 (8.87%) ASP.NET Web API
13 18 (8.87%) SOAP
14 17 (8.37%) Web Services
15 16 (7.88%) XHTML
16 15 (7.39%) RESTful
17 13 (6.40%) JSF
18 12 (5.91%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.90%) User Experience
2 9 (4.43%) Mobile App
3 6 (2.96%) Replication
4 5 (2.46%) W3C
5 4 (1.97%) Algorithms
5 4 (1.97%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.97%) Data Structures
6 3 (1.48%) Smartphone
7 2 (0.99%) Digital Media
7 2 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.49%) CESG
8 1 (0.49%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.49%) Data Conversion
8 1 (0.49%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.49%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 51 (25.12%) Unix
2 14 (6.90%) Linux
2 14 (6.90%) Windows
3 9 (4.43%) Apple iOS
4 8 (3.94%) Android
5 4 (1.97%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.49%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.49%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (60.10%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (43.35%) TDD
3 82 (40.39%) Web Development
4 69 (33.99%) OO
5 58 (28.57%) MVC
6 57 (28.08%) Software Engineering
7 42 (20.69%) Scrum
8 37 (18.23%) Unit Testing
9 35 (17.24%) Front End Development
10 34 (16.75%) Continuous Integration
11 24 (11.82%) BDD
12 19 (9.36%) Mentoring
13 17 (8.37%) ATDD
13 17 (8.37%) DevOps
13 17 (8.37%) Test-First Development
14 16 (7.88%) Document Management
15 14 (6.90%) OOP
15 14 (6.90%) Web Design
16 12 (5.91%) SDLC
17 11 (5.42%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 75 (36.95%) Java
2 49 (24.14%) Perl
3 47 (23.15%) C#
4 33 (16.26%) SQL
5 27 (13.30%) PHP
6 18 (8.87%) TypeScript
7 10 (4.93%) ABAP
7 10 (4.93%) T-SQL
8 7 (3.45%) Go
8 7 (3.45%) Scala
9 6 (2.96%) Python
10 5 (2.46%) Ruby
11 4 (1.97%) C
11 4 (1.97%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.48%) Apple Swift
12 3 (1.48%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.48%) Objective-C
12 3 (1.48%) XPath
13 2 (0.99%) PHP 5
13 2 (0.99%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 39 (19.21%) Security Cleared
2 28 (13.79%) SC Cleared
3 12 (5.91%) DV Cleared
4 9 (4.43%) BPSS Clearance
5 5 (2.46%) BC Cleared
6 3 (1.48%) Degree
7 1 (0.49%) CEH
7 1 (0.49%) CISA
7 1 (0.49%) CISSP
7 1 (0.49%) CREST Certified
7 1 (0.49%) MCAD
7 1 (0.49%) MCSD
7 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.49%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.94%) Disclosure Scotland
2 7 (3.45%) QA
3 1 (0.49%) WAI
3 1 (0.49%) WCAG
Vendors
1 10 (4.93%) Microsoft
1 10 (4.93%) SAP
1 10 (4.93%) Zend
2 9 (4.43%) Adobe
2 9 (4.43%) ILOG
2 9 (4.43%) Splunk
3 8 (3.94%) IBM
4 6 (2.96%) Kofax
5 5 (2.46%) Atlassian
5 5 (2.46%) Sitecore
6 4 (1.97%) Lotus
6 4 (1.97%) Oracle
7 2 (0.99%) Google
8 1 (0.49%) Citrix
8 1 (0.49%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.49%) Twitter
South Wales
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Wales
G2 Recruitment
Rate: Competitive Rates
Posted: 22 days ago