The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 18 23 37
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +14
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 69 56 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 7.83% 7.51% 3.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.51% 20.00% 12.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 44 15
Average daily rate
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£250 £275 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £233 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £310
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £301
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £9.00 £19.90 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.77% -50.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.75 £32.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+13.07% -4.41%
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
394 280 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 44.72% 37.53% 28.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 269 200 112
Average daily rate £330 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 3
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.90 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.06% -50.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £14.90 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £34.70 £49.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the Wales region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +2 61 £250 -9.09% 23
West Wales -1 3 £245 -10.90%
JavaScript
UK

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing JavaScript also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited JavaScript.

1 102 (85.71%) HTML
2 68 (57.14%) CSS
3 51 (42.86%) XML
4 49 (41.18%) AngularJS
5 44 (36.97%) .NET
6 42 (35.29%) Java
7 40 (33.61%) Web Services
8 38 (31.93%) C#
9 35 (29.41%) OO
10 33 (27.73%) jQuery
11 31 (26.05%) HTML5
11 31 (26.05%) Oracle
12 30 (25.21%) Web Development
13 28 (23.53%) JSP
13 28 (23.53%) MySQL
14 27 (22.69%) SOAP
14 27 (22.69%) SQL
15 26 (21.85%) Struts
15 26 (21.85%) JDBC
15 26 (21.85%) Spring
16 25 (21.01%) ASP.NET
16 25 (21.01%) SQL Server
16 25 (21.01%) HTTP
16 25 (21.01%) Microsoft
17 22 (18.49%) Agile Software Development
17 22 (18.49%) JPA
17 22 (18.49%) Relational Database
18 18 (15.13%) CSS3
18 18 (15.13%) MVC
19 16 (13.45%) Visual Studio

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing JavaScript also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited JavaScript. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (7.56%) Tomcat
2 6 (5.04%) WebSphere Application Server
2 6 (5.04%) WebSphere
3 5 (4.20%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.36%) CMS
4 4 (3.36%) Node.js
4 4 (3.36%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (2.52%) ArcGIS
5 3 (2.52%) IIS
6 2 (1.68%) JBoss
6 2 (1.68%) Apache
6 2 (1.68%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.68%) ArcSDE
6 2 (1.68%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 2 (1.68%) Umbraco
6 2 (1.68%) Mule
6 2 (1.68%) nginx
6 2 (1.68%) Confluence
6 2 (1.68%) Oracle Service Bus
6 2 (1.68%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 6 (5.04%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.20%) MS Office
3 3 (2.52%) Photoshop
4 2 (1.68%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.84%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 8 (6.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.68%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.84%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (21.01%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (23.53%) MySQL
2 25 (21.01%) SQL Server
3 22 (18.49%) Relational Database
4 7 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (5.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (3.36%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (3.36%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (1.68%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.68%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.84%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.84%) Big Data
8 1 (0.84%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 16 (13.45%) Visual Studio
2 6 (5.04%) Eclipse
3 4 (3.36%) Subversion
4 3 (2.52%) QUnit
4 3 (2.52%) Jasmine
4 3 (2.52%) Jenkins
4 3 (2.52%) Karma Test Runner
5 2 (1.68%) Hudson
5 2 (1.68%) Apache Continuum
5 2 (1.68%) Rational Application Developer
5 2 (1.68%) Maven
5 2 (1.68%) JIRA
5 2 (1.68%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.68%) Toad
5 2 (1.68%) JDeveloper
6 1 (0.84%) Xcode
6 1 (0.84%) NUnit
6 1 (0.84%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.84%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (0.84%) Axure RP
General
1 7 (5.88%) Finance
2 2 (1.68%) Legal
2 2 (1.68%) Publishing
3 1 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 101 (84.87%) Developer
2 28 (23.53%) Java Developer
3 16 (13.45%) .NET Developer
4 10 (8.40%) Front-End Developer
5 7 (5.88%) CRM Developer
6 6 (5.04%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 6 (5.04%) AWS Developer
6 6 (5.04%) Web Developer
7 5 (4.20%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (3.36%) VB Developer
8 4 (3.36%) Full Stack Developer
8 4 (3.36%) VB6 Developer
9 3 (2.52%) Lead Software Engineer
9 3 (2.52%) Microsoft Developer
9 3 (2.52%) ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (2.52%) Consultant
9 3 (2.52%) Software Engineer
9 3 (2.52%) Tester
10 2 (1.68%) Software Developer
10 2 (1.68%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (85.71%) HTML
2 68 (57.14%) CSS
3 51 (42.86%) XML
4 49 (41.18%) AngularJS
5 44 (36.97%) .NET
6 40 (33.61%) Web Services
7 33 (27.73%) jQuery
8 31 (26.05%) HTML5
9 28 (23.53%) JSP
10 27 (22.69%) SOAP
11 26 (21.85%) Struts
11 26 (21.85%) JDBC
11 26 (21.85%) Spring
12 25 (21.01%) ASP.NET
13 22 (18.49%) JPA
14 18 (15.13%) CSS3
15 13 (10.92%) .NET Framework
16 11 (9.24%) Ajax
16 11 (9.24%) Sass
17 9 (7.56%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.76%) User Experience
2 3 (2.52%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.52%) Visualisation
2 3 (2.52%) IVR
3 2 (1.68%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.68%) W3C
3 2 (1.68%) GIS
3 2 (1.68%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.84%) Blackberry
4 1 (0.84%) CMDB
4 1 (0.84%) iPhone
4 1 (0.84%) Mathematics
4 1 (0.84%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.40%) Windows
2 6 (5.04%) Linux
3 2 (1.68%) UNIX
4 1 (0.84%) Android
4 1 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.84%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (29.41%) OO
2 30 (25.21%) Web Development
3 22 (18.49%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (15.13%) MVC
5 14 (11.76%) Scrum
6 11 (9.24%) TDD
7 10 (8.40%) CRM
8 6 (5.04%) RAD
8 6 (5.04%) Software Engineering
9 5 (4.20%) UML
9 5 (4.20%) SOA
9 5 (4.20%) Open Source
9 5 (4.20%) SDLC
10 4 (3.36%) OOD
11 3 (2.52%) Information Architecture
11 3 (2.52%) Data Visualisation
11 3 (2.52%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (2.52%) Web Design
11 3 (2.52%) Use Case
11 3 (2.52%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 42 (35.29%) Java
2 38 (31.93%) C#
3 27 (22.69%) SQL
4 10 (8.40%) PHP
5 4 (3.36%) VBA
5 4 (3.36%) VB6
5 4 (3.36%) Scala
5 4 (3.36%) T-SQL
5 4 (3.36%) VB
5 4 (3.36%) Perl
6 3 (2.52%) Ruby
6 3 (2.52%) Python
6 3 (2.52%) ActionScript
7 2 (1.68%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.68%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.84%) TypeScript
8 1 (0.84%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.84%) COBOL
8 1 (0.84%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (9.24%) Security Cleared
2 9 (7.56%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.52%) ISEB
3 3 (2.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.52%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.36%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 1 (0.84%) Puppet
1 1 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.84%) Ansible
Vendors
1 31 (26.05%) Oracle
2 25 (21.01%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.04%) IBM
4 3 (2.52%) Avaya
4 3 (2.52%) OpenText
4 3 (2.52%) Google
5 2 (1.68%) Mapinfo
5 2 (1.68%) Micro Focus
5 2 (1.68%) ESRI
6 1 (0.84%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.84%) Apple
6 1 (0.84%) Sage
6 1 (0.84%) Sencha
6 1 (0.84%) ServiceNow
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Wales
Oho Group Ltd.
Rate: £250 - 350 per day + Accomadation
Posted: 3 days ago
Wales
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £210 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Port Talbot, West Glamorgan
Computer People
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Rate: Market related
Posted: 27 days ago