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 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 31 26 36
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +10
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 54 53 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 6.91% 6.48% 2.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.71% 17.21% 8.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 33 8
Average daily rate
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£375 £356 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £300 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £372
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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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
394 308 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 50.38% 37.65% 29.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 284 211 88
Average daily rate £350 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £300 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 6
Average hourly rate £22.50 £28.88 £36.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.07% -20.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £14.73 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.40 £35.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +1.42%

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 2 June 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 2 June 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 41 £375 +7.14% 24
West Wales +10 2 - - 2
North Wales - 2 £350 - 2
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JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 83 (83.00%) HTML
2 80 (80.00%) CSS
3 54 (54.00%) .NET
4 36 (36.00%) Microsoft
5 35 (35.00%) Visual Studio
5 35 (35.00%) ASP.NET
5 35 (35.00%) jQuery
6 34 (34.00%) HTML5
7 32 (32.00%) SQL Server
7 32 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
8 30 (30.00%) C#
9 29 (29.00%) MVC
10 25 (25.00%) SQL
10 25 (25.00%) .NET Framework
10 25 (25.00%) Security Cleared
11 23 (23.00%) SC Cleared
11 23 (23.00%) CRM
12 22 (22.00%) SQL Server 2008
12 22 (22.00%) Dynamics CRM
13 21 (21.00%) Entity Framework
13 21 (21.00%) CSS3
13 21 (21.00%) XML
14 19 (19.00%) Java
14 19 (19.00%) AngularJS
14 19 (19.00%) User Experience
14 19 (19.00%) WCF
15 17 (17.00%) Web Services
15 17 (17.00%) IIS
16 16 (16.00%) Scrum
16 16 (16.00%) Microsoft Enterprise Library

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 17 (17.00%) IIS
2 10 (10.00%) SharePoint
3 7 (7.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 6 (6.00%) Tomcat
5 3 (3.00%) WebSphere
5 3 (3.00%) Node.js
5 3 (3.00%) ArcGIS
5 3 (3.00%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (3.00%) Apache
6 2 (2.00%) JBoss
6 2 (2.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 2 (2.00%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.00%) ArcSDE
6 2 (2.00%) Oracle Service Bus
6 2 (2.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (2.00%) Confluence
6 2 (2.00%) nginx
7 1 (1.00%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.00%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (7.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 7 (7.00%) Photoshop
1 7 (7.00%) Fireworks
2 6 (6.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 5 (5.00%) MS Excel
4 4 (4.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 22 (22.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.00%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.00%) Office 365
1 6 (6.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.00%) HTTP
2 3 (3.00%) Intranet
3 1 (1.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (32.00%) SQL Server
2 22 (22.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (6.00%) MySQL
3 6 (6.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (4.00%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.00%) Ingres
6 2 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.00%) Big Data
7 1 (1.00%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.00%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 35 (35.00%) Visual Studio
2 5 (5.00%) Subversion
2 5 (5.00%) Dreamweaver
3 4 (4.00%) Jasmine
3 4 (4.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (4.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (3.00%) Karma Test Runner
4 3 (3.00%) QUnit
4 3 (3.00%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.00%) Toad
5 2 (2.00%) JDeveloper
5 2 (2.00%) Maven
5 2 (2.00%) Rational Application Developer
5 2 (2.00%) Hudson
5 2 (2.00%) Apache Continuum
5 2 (2.00%) JIRA
6 1 (1.00%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.00%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (1.00%) Axure RP
General
1 6 (6.00%) Finance
2 5 (5.00%) Publishing
3 2 (2.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 75 (75.00%) Developer
2 21 (21.00%) CRM Developer
3 19 (19.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 10 (10.00%) Microsoft Developer
5 8 (8.00%) .NET Developer
5 8 (8.00%) Architect
6 7 (7.00%) Front-End Developer
7 6 (6.00%) CRM Architect
7 6 (6.00%) UX Designer
7 6 (6.00%) Designer
7 6 (6.00%) AWS Developer
8 5 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
9 4 (4.00%) Software Developer
9 4 (4.00%) Web Developer
10 3 (3.00%) Consultant
10 3 (3.00%) Tester
10 3 (3.00%) Software Engineer
10 3 (3.00%) PHP Developer
10 3 (3.00%) Lead Software Engineer
10 3 (3.00%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (83.00%) HTML
2 80 (80.00%) CSS
3 54 (54.00%) .NET
4 35 (35.00%) ASP.NET
4 35 (35.00%) jQuery
5 34 (34.00%) HTML5
6 25 (25.00%) .NET Framework
7 21 (21.00%) Entity Framework
7 21 (21.00%) CSS3
7 21 (21.00%) XML
8 19 (19.00%) AngularJS
8 19 (19.00%) WCF
9 17 (17.00%) Web Services
10 16 (16.00%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
11 12 (12.00%) Ajax
12 10 (10.00%) JSON
12 10 (10.00%) Sass
13 8 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
14 7 (7.00%) Backbone.js
14 7 (7.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 19 (19.00%) User Experience
2 3 (3.00%) Visualisation
2 3 (3.00%) IVR
3 2 (2.00%) NHS
3 2 (2.00%) W3C
3 2 (2.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.00%) GIS
3 2 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.00%) Human Factors
3 2 (2.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.00%) iPhone
4 1 (1.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.00%) IPTV
4 1 (1.00%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.00%) New Media
4 1 (1.00%) iPad
4 1 (1.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.00%) Windows
2 5 (5.00%) Linux
3 2 (2.00%) UNIX
4 1 (1.00%) Android
4 1 (1.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (29.00%) MVC
3 23 (23.00%) CRM
4 16 (16.00%) Scrum
5 11 (11.00%) TDD
6 9 (9.00%) OO
7 6 (6.00%) Software Engineering
8 5 (5.00%) Open Source
8 5 (5.00%) Migration
8 5 (5.00%) SOA
9 4 (4.00%) Information Architecture
9 4 (4.00%) Web Development
10 3 (3.00%) Dependency Injection
10 3 (3.00%) Use Case
10 3 (3.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (3.00%) Data Visualisation
10 3 (3.00%) Software Testing
10 3 (3.00%) RAD
11 2 (2.00%) RUP
11 2 (2.00%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 30 (30.00%) C#
2 25 (25.00%) SQL
3 19 (19.00%) Java
4 10 (10.00%) PHP
5 5 (5.00%) Scala
6 4 (4.00%) Perl
7 3 (3.00%) Ruby
7 3 (3.00%) ActionScript
7 3 (3.00%) Python
8 2 (2.00%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.00%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.00%) COBOL
9 1 (1.00%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 25 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 23 (23.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.00%) ISEB
4 2 (2.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.00%) Shibboleth
Vendors
1 36 (36.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (9.00%) Oracle
3 6 (6.00%) Adobe
4 3 (3.00%) OpenText
4 3 (3.00%) Google
4 3 (3.00%) IBM
4 3 (3.00%) Avaya
5 2 (2.00%) Mapinfo
5 2 (2.00%) ESRI
5 2 (2.00%) Micro Focus
6 1 (1.00%) Zend
6 1 (1.00%) Sencha
6 1 (1.00%) Apple
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