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 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
UK / Wales
Rank 32 16 20
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +4
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 30 79 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 4.46% 11.53% 6.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.32% 24.38% 15.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 44 28
Median daily rate £415 £370 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.16% +21.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £536
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £354 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +1.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.75 £30.20
% change year-on-year
+5.80% +28.31%

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
265 324 301
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 39.38% 47.30% 42.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 224 180
Median daily rate £419 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.17% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 5
Median hourly rate £19.50 £20.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.90 £19.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £49.40 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +12.67%

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 February 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 25 February 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 -10 21 £425 +14.86% 27
West Wales -18 6 £400 +45.45% 3
North Wales -2 2 £363 - 2
JavaScript
UK

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 71 (57.72%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (52.85%) HTML
3 63 (51.22%) CSS
4 46 (37.40%) Java
5 43 (34.96%) Jenkins
6 39 (31.71%) Continuous Integration
7 38 (30.89%) Security Cleared
7 38 (30.89%) Amazon AWS
8 37 (30.08%) REST
9 36 (29.27%) Ansible
10 34 (27.64%) Relational Database
10 34 (27.64%) Domain-Driven Design
10 34 (27.64%) Configuration Management
11 33 (26.83%) SC Cleared
12 30 (24.39%) Open Source
12 30 (24.39%) Web Services
13 29 (23.58%) HTML5
14 28 (22.76%) jQuery
15 26 (21.14%) .NET
16 25 (20.33%) Web Development
17 22 (17.89%) C#
17 22 (17.89%) Front End Development
18 21 (17.07%) SQL
18 21 (17.07%) Git (software)
18 21 (17.07%) CSS3
19 20 (16.26%) AngularJS
20 19 (15.45%) Software Delivery
21 18 (14.63%) ASP.NET
22 17 (13.82%) TDD
23 16 (13.01%) Ajax

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 8 (6.50%) Apache
1 8 (6.50%) SharePoint
2 6 (4.88%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (2.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (1.63%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.63%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (1.63%) CMS
4 2 (1.63%) Confluence
4 2 (1.63%) GeoServer
4 2 (1.63%) IIS
4 2 (1.63%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.63%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (1.63%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (1.63%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (1.63%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.81%) JBoss
5 1 (0.81%) Mongrel
5 1 (0.81%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (0.81%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.81%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 13 (10.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 38 (30.89%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.81%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (0.81%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.81%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (0.81%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (0.81%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.81%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.81%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.81%) Office 365
3 1 (0.81%) Route 53
3 1 (0.81%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.63%) DNS
1 2 (1.63%) Extranet
1 2 (1.63%) Intranet
1 2 (1.63%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.81%) DHCP
2 1 (0.81%) DSL
2 1 (0.81%) FTP
2 1 (0.81%) HTTP
2 1 (0.81%) IPsec
2 1 (0.81%) LDAP
2 1 (0.81%) Network Security
2 1 (0.81%) SMTP
2 1 (0.81%) SNMP
2 1 (0.81%) SSH
2 1 (0.81%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (27.64%) Relational Database
2 13 (10.57%) MySQL
3 11 (8.94%) SQL Server
4 7 (5.69%) MongoDB
5 4 (3.25%) NoSQL
5 4 (3.25%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (2.44%) GIS
7 2 (1.63%) Big Data
7 2 (1.63%) Couchbase
7 2 (1.63%) HBase
7 2 (1.63%) InterSystems Cache
7 2 (1.63%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.63%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.81%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.81%) Event Store
8 1 (0.81%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 43 (34.96%) Jenkins
2 21 (17.07%) Git (software)
3 5 (4.07%) Grunt
3 5 (4.07%) gulp
4 3 (2.44%) Cucumber
4 3 (2.44%) JIRA
4 3 (2.44%) Mercurial
4 3 (2.44%) Protractor
4 3 (2.44%) Selenium
4 3 (2.44%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.63%) Capybara
5 2 (1.63%) JUnit
5 2 (1.63%) Subversion
6 1 (0.81%) Gradle
6 1 (0.81%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.81%) MbUnit
6 1 (0.81%) MSTest
6 1 (0.81%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.81%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.81%) WebDriver
General
1 15 (12.20%) Finance
2 14 (11.38%) Marketing
2 14 (11.38%) Telecoms
3 13 (10.57%) Electronics
3 13 (10.57%) Manufacturing
4 5 (4.07%) Publishing
5 2 (1.63%) Advertising
6 1 (0.81%) Banking
Job Titles
1 109 (88.62%) Developer
2 27 (21.95%) Java Developer
3 21 (17.07%) Cloud Developer
4 19 (15.45%) Applications Developer
4 19 (15.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 17 (13.82%) Web Developer
6 12 (9.76%) .NET Developer
7 11 (8.94%) PHP Developer
8 10 (8.13%) AWS Developer
9 8 (6.50%) PHP Zend Developer
10 7 (5.69%) Senior Developer
11 6 (4.88%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 6 (4.88%) Java Applications Developer
11 6 (4.88%) Software Engineer
12 5 (4.07%) Administrator
12 5 (4.07%) ITSM Developer
12 5 (4.07%) PHP Web Developer
12 5 (4.07%) ServiceNow Developer
12 5 (4.07%) Sitecore Developer
13 4 (3.25%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (52.85%) HTML
2 63 (51.22%) CSS
3 37 (30.08%) REST
4 30 (24.39%) Web Services
5 29 (23.58%) HTML5
6 28 (22.76%) jQuery
7 26 (21.14%) .NET
8 21 (17.07%) CSS3
9 20 (16.26%) AngularJS
10 18 (14.63%) ASP.NET
11 16 (13.01%) Ajax
12 8 (6.50%) RESTful
12 8 (6.50%) Sass
13 7 (5.69%) LAMP
13 7 (5.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 7 (5.69%) XML
14 6 (4.88%) Node.js
14 6 (4.88%) WCF
14 6 (4.88%) Zend Framework
15 5 (4.07%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.50%) User Experience
2 5 (4.07%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.25%) W3C
4 2 (1.63%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.81%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.81%) Graphic Design
5 1 (0.81%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.50%) Linux
2 3 (2.44%) Android
2 3 (2.44%) Apple iOS
2 3 (2.44%) Windows
3 1 (0.81%) Ubuntu
3 1 (0.81%) Unix
3 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (57.72%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (31.71%) Continuous Integration
3 34 (27.64%) Configuration Management
3 34 (27.64%) Domain-Driven Design
4 30 (24.39%) Open Source
5 25 (20.33%) Web Development
6 22 (17.89%) Front End Development
7 19 (15.45%) Software Delivery
8 17 (13.82%) TDD
9 15 (12.20%) MVC
9 15 (12.20%) Web Design
10 14 (11.38%) Software Engineering
11 13 (10.57%) Business Intelligence
11 13 (10.57%) Digital Marketing
11 13 (10.57%) Programme Management
12 10 (8.13%) OO
12 10 (8.13%) Scrum
13 9 (7.32%) Responsive Web Design
14 8 (6.50%) BDD
14 8 (6.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 46 (37.40%) Java
2 22 (17.89%) C#
3 21 (17.07%) SQL
4 14 (11.38%) PHP
5 8 (6.50%) Python
6 5 (4.07%) VB.NET
7 4 (3.25%) Scala
7 4 (3.25%) TypeScript
8 2 (1.63%) Groovy
8 2 (1.63%) PHP 5
8 2 (1.63%) Ruby
8 2 (1.63%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.81%) Apex Code
9 1 (0.81%) C++
9 1 (0.81%) Perl
Qualifications
1 38 (30.89%) Security Cleared
2 33 (26.83%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.07%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.63%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.69%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.81%) WAI
2 1 (0.81%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (1.63%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.63%) HDFS
2 1 (0.81%) Docker
2 1 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.81%) Xen
Systems Management
1 36 (29.27%) Ansible
2 1 (0.81%) Fluentd
2 1 (0.81%) Grafana
2 1 (0.81%) Kibana
2 1 (0.81%) Marathon
2 1 (0.81%) Mesos
2 1 (0.81%) Puppet
2 1 (0.81%) Rundeck
2 1 (0.81%) Terraform
Vendors
1 14 (11.38%) SAP
2 8 (6.50%) Zend
3 7 (5.69%) Microsoft
4 6 (4.88%) Sitecore
5 5 (4.07%) ServiceNow
6 3 (2.44%) Splunk
6 3 (2.44%) VMware
7 2 (1.63%) Cloudera
7 2 (1.63%) OpenText
7 2 (1.63%) Oracle
7 2 (1.63%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.81%) Google
8 1 (0.81%) Nintex
8 1 (0.81%) Salesforce.com
South Wales
Proactive Appointments
Rate: £200 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £225 - £275 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Logic Engagements Ltd
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Reed Technology
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
South Wales
CPS Group UK
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Digital Gurus
Rate: £400 - £450 Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Spier Consulting Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
South Wales
People Source Consulting
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago