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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 20 19 21
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 39 68 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 6.75% 7.78% 7.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.73% 17.57% 20.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 53 46
Median daily rate £413 £250 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+65.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £203 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £375 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £9.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £37.23 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+10.81% +22.04%
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
220 387 295
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 38.06% 44.28% 38.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 259 204
Median daily rate £400 £330 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £450 £521
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 6
Median hourly rate £13.50 £17.50 £27.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.85% -36.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.00 £14.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £41.38
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -3 33 £425 +70.00% 20
North Wales - 1 - - 2
Mid Wales - 1 £338 -
JavaScript
UK

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 123 (64.74%) CSS
2 118 (62.11%) HTML
3 114 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 107 (56.32%) jQuery
5 85 (44.74%) TDD
6 83 (43.68%) Web Development
7 76 (40.00%) Java
8 70 (36.84%) .NET
9 56 (29.47%) Selenium
10 55 (28.95%) OO
11 53 (27.89%) MVC
12 52 (27.37%) Software Engineering
13 51 (26.84%) C#
14 50 (26.32%) HTML5
15 46 (24.21%) Perl
16 45 (23.68%) XML
16 45 (23.68%) Unix
17 41 (21.58%) Scrum
18 40 (21.05%) Security Cleared
18 40 (21.05%) CSS3
18 40 (21.05%) AngularJS
19 39 (20.53%) Unit Testing
19 39 (20.53%) Cucumber
20 38 (20.00%) Visual Studio
21 32 (16.84%) Continuous Integration
22 31 (16.32%) SQL
23 30 (15.79%) WCF
24 29 (15.26%) Legal
25 28 (14.74%) SQL Server
25 28 (14.74%) ASP.NET

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 (5.79%) JBoss
2 9 (4.74%) Confluence
2 9 (4.74%) FileNet
2 9 (4.74%) LiveCycle
2 9 (4.74%) WebSphere
3 8 (4.21%) SharePoint
4 7 (3.68%) Tomcat
5 6 (3.16%) GeoServer
5 6 (3.16%) IIS
6 5 (2.63%) IBM HTTP Server
6 5 (2.63%) MQSeries
6 5 (2.63%) Skype for Business
7 4 (2.11%) Apache
7 4 (2.11%) CMS
7 4 (2.11%) IBM Notes
7 4 (2.11%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.05%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (1.05%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.53%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (3.16%) Gliffy
1 6 (3.16%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.53%) MS Office
2 1 (0.53%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.63%) Office 365
1 5 (2.63%) SaaS
2 3 (1.58%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.53%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.68%) LDAP
2 5 (2.63%) HTTP
2 5 (2.63%) Skype
2 5 (2.63%) VPN
3 4 (2.11%) SSL
4 3 (1.58%) FTP
5 2 (1.05%) Network Security
6 1 (0.53%) Internet
6 1 (0.53%) Wireless
6 1 (0.53%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (14.74%) SQL Server
2 14 (7.37%) MongoDB
2 14 (7.37%) NoSQL
3 11 (5.79%) Couchbase
4 10 (5.26%) MySQL
4 10 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (4.74%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (4.74%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (3.16%) BusinessObjects
6 6 (3.16%) Relational Database
6 6 (3.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (2.11%) Oracle Database
7 4 (2.11%) Oracle Database 12c
7 4 (2.11%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.58%) Redis
9 1 (0.53%) Big Data
9 1 (0.53%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 56 (29.47%) Selenium
2 39 (20.53%) Cucumber
3 38 (20.00%) Visual Studio
4 23 (12.11%) Git (software)
4 23 (12.11%) MbUnit
4 23 (12.11%) MSTest
4 23 (12.11%) NUnit
5 16 (8.42%) Subversion
6 15 (7.89%) JIRA
7 13 (6.84%) Ant
7 13 (6.84%) Maven
8 11 (5.79%) Eclipse
9 10 (5.26%) DbUnit
9 10 (5.26%) JUnit
9 10 (5.26%) Spock
10 9 (4.74%) Hudson
11 7 (3.68%) Jenkins
11 7 (3.68%) Mercurial
11 7 (3.68%) TeamCity
12 6 (3.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 29 (15.26%) Legal
2 26 (13.68%) Finance
3 3 (1.58%) Publishing
4 2 (1.05%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.05%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.53%) Games
Job Titles
1 161 (84.74%) Developer
2 39 (20.53%) Web Developer
3 26 (13.68%) Senior Developer
4 25 (13.16%) Java Developer
4 25 (13.16%) JavaScript Developer
5 23 (12.11%) Agile Developer
6 22 (11.58%) .NET Developer
7 20 (10.53%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 17 (8.95%) Senior Agile Developer
9 16 (8.42%) Website Developer
10 12 (6.32%) Perl Developer
10 12 (6.32%) Software Engineer
11 11 (5.79%) PHP Developer
12 10 (5.26%) ABAP Developer
13 9 (4.74%) SAP Developer
13 9 (4.74%) SC Cleared Java Developer
14 8 (4.21%) Unix Developer
15 7 (3.68%) Perl Web Developer
15 7 (3.68%) UI Developer
16 6 (3.16%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (64.74%) CSS
2 118 (62.11%) HTML
3 107 (56.32%) jQuery
4 70 (36.84%) .NET
5 50 (26.32%) HTML5
6 45 (23.68%) XML
7 40 (21.05%) AngularJS
7 40 (21.05%) CSS3
8 30 (15.79%) WCF
9 28 (14.74%) ASP.NET
9 28 (14.74%) KnockoutJS
10 27 (14.21%) ASP.NET Web API
11 20 (10.53%) Spring
11 20 (10.53%) Web Services
12 17 (8.95%) SOAP
13 15 (7.89%) Ajax
14 13 (6.84%) JSF
14 13 (6.84%) XHTML
15 12 (6.32%) ASP.NET MVC
15 12 (6.32%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (3.16%) Mobile App
1 6 (3.16%) Replication
2 5 (2.63%) User Experience
3 4 (2.11%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (1.58%) Digital Media
4 3 (1.58%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (1.58%) Smartphone
5 2 (1.05%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.05%) Digital TV
5 2 (1.05%) IPTV
5 2 (1.05%) W3C
6 1 (0.53%) CESG
6 1 (0.53%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.53%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.53%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.53%) New Media
6 1 (0.53%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 45 (23.68%) Unix
2 16 (8.42%) Windows
3 11 (5.79%) Linux
4 5 (2.63%) Windows Server
5 4 (2.11%) Windows 8
6 3 (1.58%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.53%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.53%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (44.74%) TDD
3 83 (43.68%) Web Development
4 55 (28.95%) OO
5 53 (27.89%) MVC
6 52 (27.37%) Software Engineering
7 41 (21.58%) Scrum
8 39 (20.53%) Unit Testing
9 32 (16.84%) Continuous Integration
10 28 (14.74%) Front End Development
11 27 (14.21%) BDD
12 23 (12.11%) ATDD
12 23 (12.11%) DevOps
12 23 (12.11%) Test-First Development
13 17 (8.95%) Mentoring
14 16 (8.42%) Document Management
15 15 (7.89%) Web Design
16 14 (7.37%) Test Automation
17 13 (6.84%) Workflow
18 11 (5.79%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 76 (40.00%) Java
2 51 (26.84%) C#
3 46 (24.21%) Perl
4 31 (16.32%) SQL
5 27 (14.21%) TypeScript
6 25 (13.16%) PHP
7 15 (7.89%) T-SQL
8 10 (5.26%) ABAP
9 6 (3.16%) Python
10 5 (2.63%) Scala
11 4 (2.11%) C
11 4 (2.11%) Go
11 4 (2.11%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.58%) Apple Swift
12 3 (1.58%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.58%) Objective-C
12 3 (1.58%) PHP 5
12 3 (1.58%) PowerShell
13 2 (1.05%) Ruby
13 2 (1.05%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 40 (21.05%) Security Cleared
2 28 (14.74%) SC Cleared
3 12 (6.32%) DV Cleared
4 11 (5.79%) BPSS Clearance
5 5 (2.63%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.53%) CEH
6 1 (0.53%) CISA
6 1 (0.53%) CISSP
6 1 (0.53%) CREST Certified
6 1 (0.53%) Degree
6 1 (0.53%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.74%) Disclosure Scotland
2 8 (4.21%) QA
3 1 (0.53%) WAI
3 1 (0.53%) WCAG
System Software
1 3 (1.58%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (5.26%) Adobe
1 10 (5.26%) SAP
2 9 (4.74%) ILOG
2 9 (4.74%) Microsoft
2 9 (4.74%) Splunk
3 8 (4.21%) IBM
4 6 (3.16%) Kofax
4 6 (3.16%) Zend
5 5 (2.63%) Atlassian
5 5 (2.63%) ServiceNow
5 5 (2.63%) Sitecore
6 4 (2.11%) Lotus
6 4 (2.11%) Oracle
7 3 (1.58%) Google
8 1 (0.53%) Citrix
8 1 (0.53%) Cloudera
8 1 (0.53%) Twitter
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