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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 10 25 22
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -3
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 67 58 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 12.16% 6.72% 7.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.24% 14.61% 19.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 42 43
Median daily rate £388 £333 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.54% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £202 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £399 £412
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £341 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.46% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £10.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +25.00%
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
246 397 328
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 44.65% 46.00% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 279 226
Median daily rate £388 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 7
Median hourly rate £11.50 £17.50 £30.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.28% -42.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £16.80 £14.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.55 £42.00 £43.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +4.22%

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 June 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 June 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 +12 57 £388 +13.97% 12
North Wales +5 5 £325 - 2
West Wales +13 2 £450 +83.67% 4
JavaScript
UK

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 (65.43%) CSS
2 119 (63.30%) HTML
3 113 (60.11%) Agile Software Development
4 105 (55.85%) jQuery
5 81 (43.09%) Web Development
6 80 (42.55%) TDD
7 76 (40.43%) Java
8 66 (35.11%) .NET
9 57 (30.32%) OO
10 53 (28.19%) Selenium
11 52 (27.66%) Software Engineering
12 49 (26.06%) MVC
13 47 (25.00%) C#
13 47 (25.00%) HTML5
14 46 (24.47%) Perl
15 45 (23.94%) XML
15 45 (23.94%) Unix
16 42 (22.34%) Scrum
17 39 (20.74%) Security Cleared
17 39 (20.74%) Cucumber
18 37 (19.68%) CSS3
18 37 (19.68%) AngularJS
19 36 (19.15%) Unit Testing
20 32 (17.02%) SQL
20 32 (17.02%) Visual Studio
21 29 (15.43%) Legal
21 29 (15.43%) Front End Development
22 27 (14.36%) Continuous Integration
22 27 (14.36%) SC Cleared
23 26 (13.83%) Finance

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 (5.85%) JBoss
2 9 (4.79%) Confluence
2 9 (4.79%) FileNet
2 9 (4.79%) LiveCycle
2 9 (4.79%) WebSphere
3 8 (4.26%) Tomcat
4 7 (3.72%) IIS
5 6 (3.19%) GeoServer
5 6 (3.19%) SharePoint
6 5 (2.66%) Apache
6 5 (2.66%) IBM HTTP Server
6 5 (2.66%) MQSeries
7 4 (2.13%) CMS
7 4 (2.13%) IBM Notes
7 4 (2.13%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.06%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (1.06%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (1.06%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (3.19%) Gliffy
1 6 (3.19%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.53%) MS Office
2 1 (0.53%) MS Project
2 1 (0.53%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.66%) SaaS
2 2 (1.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.66%) HTTP
1 5 (2.66%) LDAP
1 5 (2.66%) VPN
2 4 (2.13%) SSL
3 3 (1.60%) FTP
4 2 (1.06%) Network Security
4 2 (1.06%) Skype
5 1 (0.53%) Internet
5 1 (0.53%) Wireless
5 1 (0.53%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (12.77%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (5.32%) MongoDB
3 10 (5.32%) MySQL
4 9 (4.79%) NoSQL
5 6 (3.19%) BusinessObjects
5 6 (3.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (2.66%) Couchbase
6 5 (2.66%) Relational Database
7 4 (2.13%) Oracle Database
7 4 (2.13%) Oracle Database 12c
7 4 (2.13%) RDBMS
7 4 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (1.60%) Redis
8 3 (1.60%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.53%) Big Data
9 1 (0.53%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 53 (28.19%) Selenium
2 39 (20.74%) Cucumber
3 32 (17.02%) Visual Studio
4 20 (10.64%) Git (software)
4 20 (10.64%) MbUnit
4 20 (10.64%) MSTest
4 20 (10.64%) NUnit
5 15 (7.98%) JIRA
5 15 (7.98%) Subversion
6 13 (6.91%) Ant
6 13 (6.91%) Maven
7 10 (5.32%) DbUnit
7 10 (5.32%) Eclipse
7 10 (5.32%) JUnit
7 10 (5.32%) Spock
8 9 (4.79%) Hudson
9 6 (3.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 4 (2.13%) Burp Suite
10 4 (2.13%) Jenkins
10 4 (2.13%) Mercurial
General
1 29 (15.43%) Legal
2 26 (13.83%) Finance
3 3 (1.60%) Publishing
4 2 (1.06%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.06%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.53%) Games
5 1 (0.53%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 161 (85.64%) Developer
2 39 (20.74%) Web Developer
3 27 (14.36%) JavaScript Developer
3 27 (14.36%) Senior Developer
4 26 (13.83%) Java Developer
5 23 (12.23%) Agile Developer
6 21 (11.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 17 (9.04%) .NET Developer
7 17 (9.04%) Senior Agile Developer
8 16 (8.51%) Website Developer
9 12 (6.38%) Perl Developer
10 11 (5.85%) PHP Developer
10 11 (5.85%) Software Engineer
11 10 (5.32%) ABAP Developer
12 9 (4.79%) SAP Developer
12 9 (4.79%) SC Cleared Java Developer
13 8 (4.26%) Unix Developer
14 7 (3.72%) Full Stack Developer
14 7 (3.72%) Perl Web Developer
14 7 (3.72%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (65.43%) CSS
2 119 (63.30%) HTML
3 105 (55.85%) jQuery
4 66 (35.11%) .NET
5 47 (25.00%) HTML5
6 45 (23.94%) XML
7 37 (19.68%) AngularJS
7 37 (19.68%) CSS3
8 26 (13.83%) ASP.NET
9 24 (12.77%) WCF
10 23 (12.23%) KnockoutJS
11 21 (11.17%) ASP.NET Web API
11 21 (11.17%) Spring
11 21 (11.17%) Web Services
12 19 (10.11%) SOAP
13 16 (8.51%) Ajax
14 13 (6.91%) J2EE
14 13 (6.91%) JSF
14 13 (6.91%) XHTML
15 12 (6.38%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 6 (3.19%) Mobile App
1 6 (3.19%) Replication
2 5 (2.66%) User Experience
3 4 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (1.60%) Digital Media
4 3 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (1.60%) Smartphone
5 2 (1.06%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.06%) DTV
5 2 (1.06%) IPTV
5 2 (1.06%) W3C
6 1 (0.53%) CESG
6 1 (0.53%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.53%) Data Conversion
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 (23.94%) Unix
2 16 (8.51%) Windows
3 13 (6.91%) Linux
4 4 (2.13%) Windows 8
5 3 (1.60%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.06%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.53%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.53%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (60.11%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (43.09%) Web Development
3 80 (42.55%) TDD
4 57 (30.32%) OO
5 52 (27.66%) Software Engineering
6 49 (26.06%) MVC
7 42 (22.34%) Scrum
8 36 (19.15%) Unit Testing
9 29 (15.43%) Front End Development
10 27 (14.36%) Continuous Integration
11 24 (12.77%) BDD
12 20 (10.64%) ATDD
12 20 (10.64%) Test-First Development
13 19 (10.11%) DevOps
14 17 (9.04%) Mentoring
15 16 (8.51%) Document Management
15 16 (8.51%) Web Design
16 13 (6.91%) Workflow
17 11 (5.85%) OOP
18 9 (4.79%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 76 (40.43%) Java
2 47 (25.00%) C#
3 46 (24.47%) Perl
4 32 (17.02%) SQL
5 23 (12.23%) PHP
6 21 (11.17%) TypeScript
7 12 (6.38%) T-SQL
8 10 (5.32%) ABAP
9 5 (2.66%) Python
10 4 (2.13%) C
10 4 (2.13%) Go
10 4 (2.13%) PL/SQL
10 4 (2.13%) Scala
11 3 (1.60%) Apple Swift
11 3 (1.60%) Bash Shell
11 3 (1.60%) Objective-C
11 3 (1.60%) PHP 5
12 2 (1.06%) Ruby
12 2 (1.06%) SAPscript
12 2 (1.06%) XPath
Qualifications
1 39 (20.74%) Security Cleared
2 27 (14.36%) SC Cleared
3 12 (6.38%) DV Cleared
4 11 (5.85%) BPSS Clearance
5 5 (2.66%) 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%) MCAD
6 1 (0.53%) MCSD
6 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.53%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.79%) Disclosure Scotland
2 8 (4.26%) QA
3 1 (0.53%) WAI
3 1 (0.53%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (0.53%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (5.85%) Microsoft
2 10 (5.32%) Adobe
2 10 (5.32%) SAP
3 9 (4.79%) ILOG
3 9 (4.79%) Splunk
4 8 (4.26%) IBM
5 6 (3.19%) Kofax
5 6 (3.19%) Zend
6 5 (2.66%) Atlassian
6 5 (2.66%) ServiceNow
6 5 (2.66%) Sitecore
7 4 (2.13%) Lotus
7 4 (2.13%) Oracle
8 3 (1.60%) Google
9 1 (0.53%) Citrix
9 1 (0.53%) Twitter
Llandrindod Wells, Powys
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago