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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
UK / Wales
Rank 15 11 12
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 55 73 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 8.73% 12.23% 10.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.03% 27.65% 22.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 59 47
Median daily rate £425 £325 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -27.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £400 £534
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.25 £33.88 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+1.10% +9.27%

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
289 264 320
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 45.87% 44.22% 48.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 201 199
Median daily rate £423 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.71% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £425 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 7
Median hourly rate £19.50 £27.25 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.44% +21.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £23.92 £15.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +13.71%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017. 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 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 -11 29 £400 +23.07% 19
West Wales -4 17 £475 +72.72% 3
North Wales - 5 £340 -
JavaScript
UK

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 76 (56.72%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (55.97%) HTML
3 72 (53.73%) CSS
4 54 (40.30%) Java
5 42 (31.34%) Continuous Integration
5 42 (31.34%) REST
5 42 (31.34%) Jenkins
6 39 (29.10%) Amazon AWS
7 37 (27.61%) Ansible
8 36 (26.87%) Security Cleared
8 36 (26.87%) Domain-Driven Design
9 35 (26.12%) Relational Database
10 34 (25.37%) HTML5
10 34 (25.37%) Web Services
10 34 (25.37%) Configuration Management
11 33 (24.63%) Open Source
11 33 (24.63%) AngularJS
12 32 (23.88%) SC Cleared
13 31 (23.13%) .NET
14 29 (21.64%) C#
15 27 (20.15%) Web Development
16 26 (19.40%) jQuery
17 25 (18.66%) CSS3
18 23 (17.16%) ASP.NET
19 22 (16.42%) Front End Development
20 20 (14.93%) MVC
20 20 (14.93%) TDD
21 19 (14.18%) SQL
22 18 (13.43%) Software Delivery
23 15 (11.19%) Marketing

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 10 (7.46%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.24%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 3 (2.24%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.49%) CMS
3 2 (1.49%) Confluence
3 2 (1.49%) GeoServer
3 2 (1.49%) IIS
3 2 (1.49%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.49%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (1.49%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (1.49%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (1.49%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.75%) Apache
4 1 (0.75%) JBoss
4 1 (0.75%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.75%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.75%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (8.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (2.99%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 39 (29.10%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (5.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.49%) Extranet
1 2 (1.49%) Intranet
2 1 (0.75%) DNS
2 1 (0.75%) LDAP
2 1 (0.75%) Network Security
2 1 (0.75%) SMTP
2 1 (0.75%) SNMP
2 1 (0.75%) SSH
2 1 (0.75%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (26.12%) Relational Database
2 14 (10.45%) SQL Server
3 8 (5.97%) MongoDB
4 7 (5.22%) MySQL
5 6 (4.48%) NoSQL
6 5 (3.73%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (2.99%) Couchbase
7 4 (2.99%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (2.99%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (2.24%) GIS
9 2 (1.49%) InterSystems Cache
9 2 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.75%) Big Data
10 1 (0.75%) Event Store
10 1 (0.75%) HPCC
10 1 (0.75%) Neo4j
10 1 (0.75%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 42 (31.34%) Jenkins
2 14 (10.45%) Git (software)
3 8 (5.97%) Subversion
4 6 (4.48%) Visual Studio
5 5 (3.73%) Cucumber
5 5 (3.73%) Grunt
5 5 (3.73%) gulp
6 4 (2.99%) Jasmine
7 3 (2.24%) JIRA
7 3 (2.24%) Mercurial
7 3 (2.24%) Mocha
7 3 (2.24%) Protractor
7 3 (2.24%) WebDriver
8 2 (1.49%) Ant
8 2 (1.49%) Capybara
8 2 (1.49%) JUnit
8 2 (1.49%) Selenium
8 2 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.49%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.75%) Gradle
General
1 15 (11.19%) Marketing
2 14 (10.45%) Finance
3 11 (8.21%) Electronics
3 11 (8.21%) Manufacturing
3 11 (8.21%) Telecoms
4 8 (5.97%) Publishing
5 2 (1.49%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 121 (90.30%) Developer
2 29 (21.64%) Java Developer
3 24 (17.91%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 20 (14.93%) Cloud Developer
5 19 (14.18%) Applications Developer
6 18 (13.43%) Web Developer
7 14 (10.45%) .NET Developer
8 9 (6.72%) Angular Developer
8 9 (6.72%) AWS Developer
9 8 (5.97%) Senior Developer
10 6 (4.48%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 6 (4.48%) HTML Developer
10 6 (4.48%) Java Applications Developer
10 6 (4.48%) JavaScript Developer
10 6 (4.48%) Sitecore Developer
10 6 (4.48%) Software Engineer
11 5 (3.73%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 5 (3.73%) HTML CSS Developer
11 5 (3.73%) ITSM Developer
11 5 (3.73%) ServiceNow Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (55.97%) HTML
2 72 (53.73%) CSS
3 42 (31.34%) REST
4 34 (25.37%) HTML5
4 34 (25.37%) Web Services
5 33 (24.63%) AngularJS
6 31 (23.13%) .NET
7 26 (19.40%) jQuery
8 25 (18.66%) CSS3
9 23 (17.16%) ASP.NET
10 11 (8.21%) Ajax
10 11 (8.21%) XML
11 9 (6.72%) JSON
11 9 (6.72%) WCF
12 7 (5.22%) RESTful
13 6 (4.48%) Highcharts JS
13 6 (4.48%) LESS
13 6 (4.48%) Sass
13 6 (4.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 5 (3.73%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.22%) User Experience
2 6 (4.48%) Telematics
2 6 (4.48%) Visualisation
3 5 (3.73%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.99%) W3C
5 2 (1.49%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.75%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.75%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.75%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.75%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.97%) Linux
2 3 (2.24%) Android
2 3 (2.24%) Apple iOS
2 3 (2.24%) Windows
3 1 (0.75%) Ubuntu
3 1 (0.75%) Unix
3 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (56.72%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (31.34%) Continuous Integration
3 36 (26.87%) Domain-Driven Design
4 34 (25.37%) Configuration Management
5 33 (24.63%) Open Source
6 27 (20.15%) Web Development
7 22 (16.42%) Front End Development
8 20 (14.93%) MVC
8 20 (14.93%) TDD
9 18 (13.43%) Software Delivery
10 14 (10.45%) Software Engineering
11 13 (9.70%) Scrum
11 13 (9.70%) Unit Testing
12 11 (8.21%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (8.21%) Digital Marketing
12 11 (8.21%) OO
12 11 (8.21%) Programme Management
13 10 (7.46%) BDD
14 9 (6.72%) Web Design
15 7 (5.22%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 54 (40.30%) Java
2 29 (21.64%) C#
3 19 (14.18%) SQL
4 8 (5.97%) PHP
5 6 (4.48%) Python
5 6 (4.48%) TypeScript
6 5 (3.73%) VB.NET
7 4 (2.99%) Scala
8 2 (1.49%) PHP 5
8 2 (1.49%) Ruby
8 2 (1.49%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.75%) Apex Code
9 1 (0.75%) C++
9 1 (0.75%) Groovy
9 1 (0.75%) VB
9 1 (0.75%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 36 (26.87%) Security Cleared
2 32 (23.88%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.73%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.49%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.75%) Degree
5 1 (0.75%) MCP
5 1 (0.75%) MCSD
5 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.97%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.75%) WAI
2 1 (0.75%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (1.49%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 37 (27.61%) Ansible
Vendors
1 12 (8.96%) SAP
2 7 (5.22%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.22%) Sitecore
3 5 (3.73%) ServiceNow
4 2 (1.49%) OpenText
4 2 (1.49%) Oracle
4 2 (1.49%) VMware
4 2 (1.49%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.75%) Nintex
5 1 (0.75%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.75%) Splunk
5 1 (0.75%) Zend