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 24 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 3 29 23
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -6
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 113 48 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 20.85% 6.24% 6.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.93% 12.73% 18.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 29 37
Median daily rate £375 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £268 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £348 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.59% +6.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £10.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £37.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-12.58% +7.85%
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
306 377 312
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 56.46% 49.02% 38.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 265 214
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £260 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 5 7
Median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £15.20 £21.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.13 £22.50 £33.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%

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 24 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 24 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 +25 103 £375 +3.44% 21
North Wales +4 5 £325 -7.14% 2
West Wales +15 4 £350 -
JavaScript
UK

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 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.

1 126 (65.28%) CSS
2 124 (64.25%) HTML
3 118 (61.14%) Agile Software Development
4 108 (55.96%) jQuery
5 83 (43.01%) Web Development
6 82 (42.49%) TDD
7 79 (40.93%) Java
8 64 (33.16%) .NET
9 62 (32.12%) OO
10 54 (27.98%) Selenium
11 53 (27.46%) Software Engineering
11 53 (27.46%) Unix
11 53 (27.46%) MVC
12 51 (26.42%) Perl
13 50 (25.91%) XML
14 47 (24.35%) HTML5
15 45 (23.32%) C#
16 43 (22.28%) Cucumber
17 40 (20.73%) Security Cleared
18 39 (20.21%) Scrum
19 38 (19.69%) Unit Testing
19 38 (19.69%) AngularJS
20 37 (19.17%) CSS3
21 32 (16.58%) Legal
22 31 (16.06%) SQL
22 31 (16.06%) Front End Development
23 28 (14.51%) Visual Studio
24 27 (13.99%) SC Cleared
24 27 (13.99%) ASP.NET
24 27 (13.99%) PHP

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 (5.70%) JBoss
2 9 (4.66%) Confluence
2 9 (4.66%) FileNet
2 9 (4.66%) LiveCycle
2 9 (4.66%) WebSphere
3 8 (4.15%) Tomcat
4 7 (3.63%) CMS
4 7 (3.63%) IIS
5 6 (3.11%) GeoServer
6 5 (2.59%) Apache
6 5 (2.59%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (2.59%) IBM HTTP Server
6 5 (2.59%) MQSeries
7 4 (2.07%) IBM Notes
7 4 (2.07%) SharePoint
7 4 (2.07%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.04%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (1.04%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.52%) Node.js
9 1 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (3.11%) Gliffy
1 6 (3.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.52%) MS Office
2 1 (0.52%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.07%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.59%) HTTP
2 4 (2.07%) VPN
3 3 (1.55%) FTP
3 3 (1.55%) LDAP
3 3 (1.55%) SSL
4 2 (1.04%) Network Security
5 1 (0.52%) Wireless
5 1 (0.52%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (12.95%) SQL Server
2 16 (8.29%) MySQL
3 12 (6.22%) MongoDB
4 11 (5.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (4.15%) NoSQL
6 6 (3.11%) BusinessObjects
6 6 (3.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (2.59%) Redis
7 5 (2.59%) Relational Database
8 4 (2.07%) Big Data
8 4 (2.07%) Oracle Database
8 4 (2.07%) Oracle Database 12c
8 4 (2.07%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.04%) Couchbase
10 1 (0.52%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 54 (27.98%) Selenium
2 43 (22.28%) Cucumber
3 28 (14.51%) Visual Studio
4 21 (10.88%) Git (software)
5 19 (9.84%) Subversion
6 17 (8.81%) MbUnit
6 17 (8.81%) MSTest
6 17 (8.81%) NUnit
7 15 (7.77%) JIRA
8 13 (6.74%) Ant
8 13 (6.74%) Maven
9 10 (5.18%) DbUnit
9 10 (5.18%) Eclipse
9 10 (5.18%) JUnit
9 10 (5.18%) Spock
10 9 (4.66%) Hudson
11 6 (3.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 4 (2.07%) Burp Suite
12 4 (2.07%) JMeter
13 3 (1.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 32 (16.58%) Legal
2 26 (13.47%) Finance
3 3 (1.55%) Publishing
4 2 (1.04%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.04%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.52%) Games
5 1 (0.52%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 170 (88.08%) Developer
2 43 (22.28%) Web Developer
3 28 (14.51%) JavaScript Developer
4 27 (13.99%) Senior Developer
5 26 (13.47%) Java Developer
6 23 (11.92%) Agile Developer
7 21 (10.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 20 (10.36%) Website Developer
9 17 (8.81%) Senior Agile Developer
10 16 (8.29%) .NET Developer
11 13 (6.74%) Perl Developer
11 13 (6.74%) PHP Developer
12 10 (5.18%) ABAP Developer
13 9 (4.66%) Full Stack Developer
13 9 (4.66%) SAP Developer
13 9 (4.66%) SC Cleared Java Developer
13 9 (4.66%) Software Engineer
14 8 (4.15%) Unix Developer
15 7 (3.63%) Perl Web Developer
16 6 (3.11%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (65.28%) CSS
2 124 (64.25%) HTML
3 108 (55.96%) jQuery
4 64 (33.16%) .NET
5 50 (25.91%) XML
6 47 (24.35%) HTML5
7 38 (19.69%) AngularJS
8 37 (19.17%) CSS3
9 27 (13.99%) ASP.NET
10 21 (10.88%) Ajax
10 21 (10.88%) Spring
11 20 (10.36%) KnockoutJS
12 19 (9.84%) SOAP
12 19 (9.84%) WCF
13 18 (9.33%) XHTML
14 17 (8.81%) ASP.NET Web API
14 17 (8.81%) Web Services
15 13 (6.74%) J2EE
15 13 (6.74%) JSF
15 13 (6.74%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.66%) User Experience
2 6 (3.11%) Mobile App
2 6 (3.11%) Replication
3 4 (2.07%) Algorithms
3 4 (2.07%) Data Structures
4 3 (1.55%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (1.55%) Smartphone
5 2 (1.04%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.04%) Digital Media
5 2 (1.04%) W3C
6 1 (0.52%) CESG
6 1 (0.52%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.52%) Data Conversion
6 1 (0.52%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.52%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 53 (27.46%) Unix
2 17 (8.81%) Linux
3 15 (7.77%) Windows
4 4 (2.07%) Windows 8
5 3 (1.55%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.52%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.52%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (61.14%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (43.01%) Web Development
3 82 (42.49%) TDD
4 62 (32.12%) OO
5 53 (27.46%) MVC
5 53 (27.46%) Software Engineering
6 39 (20.21%) Scrum
7 38 (19.69%) Unit Testing
8 31 (16.06%) Front End Development
9 24 (12.44%) Continuous Integration
10 21 (10.88%) BDD
11 17 (8.81%) ATDD
11 17 (8.81%) Mentoring
11 17 (8.81%) Test-First Development
12 16 (8.29%) DevOps
12 16 (8.29%) Document Management
13 14 (7.25%) Web Design
14 12 (6.22%) Workflow
15 11 (5.70%) SDLC
16 10 (5.18%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 79 (40.93%) Java
2 51 (26.42%) Perl
3 45 (23.32%) C#
4 31 (16.06%) SQL
5 27 (13.99%) PHP
6 18 (9.33%) TypeScript
7 10 (5.18%) ABAP
7 10 (5.18%) T-SQL
8 7 (3.63%) Go
8 7 (3.63%) Scala
9 5 (2.59%) Python
10 4 (2.07%) C
10 4 (2.07%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.55%) Apple Swift
11 3 (1.55%) Bash Shell
11 3 (1.55%) Objective-C
11 3 (1.55%) PHP 5
12 2 (1.04%) Ruby
12 2 (1.04%) SAPscript
12 2 (1.04%) XPath
Qualifications
1 40 (20.73%) Security Cleared
2 27 (13.99%) SC Cleared
3 12 (6.22%) DV Cleared
4 11 (5.70%) BPSS Clearance
5 5 (2.59%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.52%) CEH
6 1 (0.52%) CISA
6 1 (0.52%) CISSP
6 1 (0.52%) CREST Certified
6 1 (0.52%) Degree
6 1 (0.52%) MCAD
6 1 (0.52%) MCSD
6 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.52%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.66%) Disclosure Scotland
2 7 (3.63%) QA
3 1 (0.52%) WAI
3 1 (0.52%) WCAG
Vendors
1 10 (5.18%) Microsoft
1 10 (5.18%) SAP
2 9 (4.66%) Adobe
2 9 (4.66%) ILOG
2 9 (4.66%) Splunk
2 9 (4.66%) Zend
3 8 (4.15%) IBM
4 6 (3.11%) Kofax
5 5 (2.59%) Atlassian
5 5 (2.59%) Sitecore
6 4 (2.07%) Lotus
6 4 (2.07%) Oracle
6 4 (2.07%) ServiceNow
7 3 (1.55%) Google
8 1 (0.52%) Citrix
8 1 (0.52%) Twitter
South Wales
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Montash
Rate: £240 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago