The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Wales region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 22 35 23
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -12
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 57 19 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 7.58% 3.54% 5.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.14% 12.50% 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 15 26
Average daily rate
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£275 £275 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -20.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £255 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £310 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £305 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +60.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
Programming Languages Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
283 152 228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 37.63% 28.31% 35.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 108 128
Average daily rate £350 £300 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £237 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £401 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 9
Average hourly rate £27.63 £40.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.93% +77.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.38 £13.71 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.38 £47.50 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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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 29 July 2014.

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 29 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +15 52 £270 -1.81% 24
North Wales +4 1 - - 4
West Wales -11 1 £275 - 5
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JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 87 (75.65%) HTML
2 75 (65.22%) CSS
3 43 (37.39%) Java
4 36 (31.30%) SQL
5 31 (26.96%) .NET
5 31 (26.96%) Spring
6 30 (26.09%) jQuery
6 30 (26.09%) HTML5
7 29 (25.22%) J2EE
8 28 (24.35%) XML
8 28 (24.35%) Hibernate
9 26 (22.61%) Ajax
10 19 (16.52%) MVC
11 18 (15.65%) SQL Server
12 16 (13.91%) Agile Software Development
12 16 (13.91%) CSS3
13 15 (13.04%) Relational Database
13 15 (13.04%) SharePoint
14 14 (12.17%) ASP.NET
14 14 (12.17%) Web Design
15 13 (11.30%) Web Services
15 13 (11.30%) UML
15 13 (11.30%) PHP
15 13 (11.30%) RDBMS
15 13 (11.30%) Scala
16 12 (10.43%) BDD
16 12 (10.43%) C#
16 12 (10.43%) OO
16 12 (10.43%) Software Engineering
16 12 (10.43%) TDD

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 15 (13.04%) SharePoint
2 9 (7.83%) CMS
3 7 (6.09%) Umbraco
4 6 (5.22%) WebSphere
4 6 (5.22%) SharePoint 2010
4 6 (5.22%) WebLogic
4 6 (5.22%) Tomcat
5 5 (4.35%) ArcGIS
5 5 (4.35%) Kentico
5 5 (4.35%) Node.js
6 4 (3.48%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (2.61%) IIS
7 3 (2.61%) Apache
7 3 (2.61%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (1.74%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.87%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.87%) Drupal
9 1 (0.87%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (1.74%) Photoshop
1 2 (1.74%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 2 (1.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.87%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.61%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (2.61%) Basecamp
1 3 (2.61%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.83%) Intranet
2 8 (6.96%) HTTP
3 3 (2.61%) SSL
3 3 (2.61%) Internet
4 1 (0.87%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (15.65%) SQL Server
2 15 (13.04%) Relational Database
3 13 (11.30%) RDBMS
4 7 (6.09%) MongoDB
5 5 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (3.48%) Hadoop
7 3 (2.61%) MySQL
8 2 (1.74%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.74%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.74%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (8.70%) Subversion
1 10 (8.70%) Git (software)
2 9 (7.83%) Maven
3 8 (6.96%) Ant
3 8 (6.96%) JUnit
3 8 (6.96%) Jasmine
3 8 (6.96%) Jenkins
4 4 (3.48%) Eclipse
5 3 (2.61%) Visual Studio
5 3 (2.61%) JIRA
5 3 (2.61%) Selenium
5 3 (2.61%) Mercurial
5 3 (2.61%) JBehave
5 3 (2.61%) WebDriver
5 3 (2.61%) Cucumber
5 3 (2.61%) Hudson
5 3 (2.61%) SoapUI
5 3 (2.61%) Apache Ivy
6 2 (1.74%) Grunt
6 2 (1.74%) JMeter
General
1 5 (4.35%) Finance
2 3 (2.61%) Advertising
2 3 (2.61%) Publishing
2 3 (2.61%) Banking
3 2 (1.74%) Retail
4 1 (0.87%) Marketing
4 1 (0.87%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 100 (86.96%) Developer
2 30 (26.09%) Java Developer
3 15 (13.04%) Front-End Developer
4 11 (9.57%) UI Developer
4 11 (9.57%) UI Programmer
4 11 (9.57%) Web Developer
5 9 (7.83%) .NET Developer
6 8 (6.96%) Software Engineer
7 7 (6.09%) UI Designer
7 7 (6.09%) Scala Developer
7 7 (6.09%) Designer
8 6 (5.22%) PHP Developer
9 5 (4.35%) SharePoint Developer
9 5 (4.35%) Architect
9 5 (4.35%) Web Designer
10 4 (3.48%) Technical Architect
10 4 (3.48%) Java Architect
10 4 (3.48%) GIS Developer
11 3 (2.61%) JavaScript Developer
11 3 (2.61%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (75.65%) HTML
2 75 (65.22%) CSS
3 31 (26.96%) .NET
3 31 (26.96%) Spring
4 30 (26.09%) jQuery
4 30 (26.09%) HTML5
5 29 (25.22%) J2EE
6 28 (24.35%) XML
6 28 (24.35%) Hibernate
7 26 (22.61%) Ajax
8 16 (13.91%) CSS3
9 14 (12.17%) ASP.NET
10 13 (11.30%) Web Services
11 11 (9.57%) JSON
12 10 (8.70%) JSF
12 10 (8.70%) Play Framework
13 9 (7.83%) REST
14 8 (6.96%) PrimeFaces
15 7 (6.09%) JSP
16 6 (5.22%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.09%) GIS
2 6 (5.22%) Visualisation
2 6 (5.22%) Open Source
3 3 (2.61%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.61%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (0.87%) Hedge funds
4 1 (0.87%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.96%) Windows
2 6 (5.22%) Linux
3 3 (2.61%) Android
3 3 (2.61%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.61%) UNIX
4 1 (0.87%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (16.52%) MVC
2 16 (13.91%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (12.17%) Web Design
4 13 (11.30%) UML
5 12 (10.43%) OO
5 12 (10.43%) TDD
5 12 (10.43%) Software Engineering
5 12 (10.43%) BDD
6 11 (9.57%) Responsive Web Design
6 11 (9.57%) RAD
7 9 (7.83%) Scrum
8 7 (6.09%) E-Commerce
8 7 (6.09%) Web Accessibility
9 6 (5.22%) Web Development
9 6 (5.22%) Unit Testing
9 6 (5.22%) OOD
10 5 (4.35%) Extreme Programming
10 5 (4.35%) Kanban
10 5 (4.35%) Cyber Security
11 3 (2.61%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 43 (37.39%) Java
2 36 (31.30%) SQL
3 13 (11.30%) PHP
3 13 (11.30%) Scala
4 12 (10.43%) C#
5 5 (4.35%) T-SQL
6 4 (3.48%) C++
6 4 (3.48%) Groovy
7 3 (2.61%) XQuery
7 3 (2.61%) XPath
8 2 (1.74%) PHP5
8 2 (1.74%) PHP4
8 2 (1.74%) Python
8 2 (1.74%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.87%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (8.70%) Security Cleared
2 6 (5.22%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.74%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.87%) Degree
4 1 (0.87%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.87%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.09%) WCAG
1 7 (6.09%) WAI
2 1 (0.87%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 4 (3.48%) Kibana
2 3 (2.61%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (6.09%) Microsoft
1 7 (6.09%) Zend
2 5 (4.35%) Oracle
3 4 (3.48%) IBM
4 3 (2.61%) Sitecore
4 3 (2.61%) HP
4 3 (2.61%) ESRI
5 2 (1.74%) Adobe
6 1 (0.87%) Thunderhead
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Connectus
Rate: £21.8 per hour
Posted: 1 hour ago
Wales
Intapeople
Rate: Day rate of £200-£250
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £200 to £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Swansea
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
South Wales
CPS Group
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Wales
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Cardiff
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 26 days ago
Newport
Computer Futures
Posted: 27 days ago