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 17 September 2014 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 20 39 23
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -16
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 55 18 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 7.37% 3.21% 5.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.86% 9.57% 16.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 15 18
Average daily rate
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£315 £275 £326
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.54% -15.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £229 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £308 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £319 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.26% +2.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Average hourly rate £20.85 £12.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.80% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.09 £11.70 £14.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.61 £13.30 £23.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.03 £35.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +18.33%
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
308 188 175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 41.29% 33.57% 32.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 220 133 99
Average daily rate £338 £288 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.39% -11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 9
Average hourly rate £21.80 £13.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.48% -30.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.90 £11.50 £13.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.08 £16.45 £57.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -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 17 September 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 17 September 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
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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 +16 49 £316 +14.72% 24
West Wales -7 3 £275 +5.26%
North Wales +2 1 - - 2
JavaScript
UK

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 88 (76.52%) HTML
2 78 (67.83%) CSS
3 47 (40.87%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (39.13%) Java
5 39 (33.91%) jQuery
6 36 (31.30%) HTML5
6 36 (31.30%) SQL
7 34 (29.57%) Ajax
8 32 (27.83%) .NET
9 29 (25.22%) Spring
10 27 (23.48%) XML
11 26 (22.61%) CSS3
12 25 (21.74%) J2EE
12 25 (21.74%) Hibernate
13 24 (20.87%) MVC
14 21 (18.26%) PHP
15 20 (17.39%) ASP.NET
16 17 (14.78%) SQL Server
17 16 (13.91%) Scala
18 15 (13.04%) OO
19 14 (12.17%) C#
19 14 (12.17%) Git (software)
19 14 (12.17%) Relational Database
20 13 (11.30%) Jasmine
20 13 (11.30%) UML
20 13 (11.30%) RDBMS
20 13 (11.30%) Subversion
21 12 (10.43%) TDD
21 12 (10.43%) Web Services
21 12 (10.43%) BDD

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 10 (8.70%) SharePoint
2 7 (6.09%) WebSphere
3 6 (5.22%) Tomcat
3 6 (5.22%) WebLogic
3 6 (5.22%) SharePoint 2010
3 6 (5.22%) Node.js
4 4 (3.48%) Umbraco
5 3 (2.61%) ArcGIS
5 3 (2.61%) Apache
6 2 (1.74%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (1.74%) IIS
6 2 (1.74%) CMS
7 1 (0.87%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.87%) Drupal
7 1 (0.87%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.87%) WordPress
7 1 (0.87%) FileNet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.87%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.87%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.61%) Trello
1 3 (2.61%) Basecamp
2 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.70%) HTTP
2 6 (5.22%) Intranet
3 2 (1.74%) Internet
3 2 (1.74%) SSL
4 1 (0.87%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (14.78%) SQL Server
2 14 (12.17%) Relational Database
3 13 (11.30%) RDBMS
4 8 (6.96%) MongoDB
5 5 (4.35%) MySQL
6 4 (3.48%) Hadoop
7 3 (2.61%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.74%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.74%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.87%) InterSystems Cache
9 1 (0.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (12.17%) Git (software)
2 13 (11.30%) Jasmine
2 13 (11.30%) Subversion
3 11 (9.57%) Jenkins
4 9 (7.83%) JUnit
5 8 (6.96%) Maven
6 7 (6.09%) Ant
7 6 (5.22%) Cucumber
8 5 (4.35%) Hudson
8 5 (4.35%) JIRA
8 5 (4.35%) Visual Studio
9 4 (3.48%) Eclipse
9 4 (3.48%) Selenium
9 4 (3.48%) QUnit
9 4 (3.48%) Sinon.JS
10 3 (2.61%) Trac
11 2 (1.74%) JMeter
11 2 (1.74%) Mercurial
11 2 (1.74%) SoapUI
11 2 (1.74%) JBehave
General
1 5 (4.35%) Retail
1 5 (4.35%) Finance
2 3 (2.61%) Advertising
3 2 (1.74%) Front Office
3 2 (1.74%) Banking
4 1 (0.87%) Marketing
4 1 (0.87%) Publishing
4 1 (0.87%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 102 (88.70%) Developer
2 30 (26.09%) Java Developer
3 19 (16.52%) Web Developer
4 11 (9.57%) Front-End Developer
5 10 (8.70%) Senior Developer
6 9 (7.83%) UI Programmer
6 9 (7.83%) UI Developer
6 9 (7.83%) .NET Developer
7 7 (6.09%) Designer
7 7 (6.09%) UI Designer
8 6 (5.22%) Senior Web Developer
9 5 (4.35%) Scala Developer
9 5 (4.35%) SharePoint Developer
9 5 (4.35%) Web Designer
9 5 (4.35%) Software Engineer
9 5 (4.35%) Software Developer
10 4 (3.48%) ASP.NET Developer
11 3 (2.61%) JavaScript Developer
11 3 (2.61%) Senior Software Engineer
11 3 (2.61%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (76.52%) HTML
2 78 (67.83%) CSS
3 39 (33.91%) jQuery
4 36 (31.30%) HTML5
5 34 (29.57%) Ajax
6 32 (27.83%) .NET
7 29 (25.22%) Spring
8 27 (23.48%) XML
9 26 (22.61%) CSS3
10 25 (21.74%) J2EE
10 25 (21.74%) Hibernate
11 20 (17.39%) ASP.NET
12 12 (10.43%) Web Services
13 10 (8.70%) JSF
14 9 (7.83%) REST
15 8 (6.96%) JSP
15 8 (6.96%) JSON
15 8 (6.96%) Sass
15 8 (6.96%) Play Framework
15 8 (6.96%) PrimeFaces
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.83%) User Experience
2 6 (5.22%) Visualisation
3 5 (4.35%) GIS
4 2 (1.74%) W3C
4 2 (1.74%) Informatics
4 2 (1.74%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.74%) Open Source
4 2 (1.74%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.74%) Mobile Banking
4 2 (1.74%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.87%) Hedge funds
5 1 (0.87%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.87%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.96%) Windows
2 6 (5.22%) Linux
2 6 (5.22%) Android
2 6 (5.22%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.74%) UNIX
3 2 (1.74%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (1.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.74%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.87%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (40.87%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (20.87%) MVC
3 15 (13.04%) OO
4 13 (11.30%) UML
5 12 (10.43%) TDD
5 12 (10.43%) BDD
6 11 (9.57%) RAD
7 10 (8.70%) Web Design
7 10 (8.70%) Coaching
8 9 (7.83%) Responsive Web Design
8 9 (7.83%) E-Commerce
9 7 (6.09%) Web Accessibility
9 7 (6.09%) Software Engineering
9 7 (6.09%) Scrum
9 7 (6.09%) OOP
10 6 (5.22%) OOD
10 6 (5.22%) Unit Testing
11 5 (4.35%) Cyber Security
11 5 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (4.35%) Extreme Programming
Programming Languages
1 45 (39.13%) Java
2 36 (31.30%) SQL
3 21 (18.26%) PHP
4 16 (13.91%) Scala
5 14 (12.17%) C#
6 11 (9.57%) Python
7 8 (6.96%) Ruby
8 3 (2.61%) Groovy
8 3 (2.61%) C++
9 2 (1.74%) XQuery
9 2 (1.74%) Perl
9 2 (1.74%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.74%) PHP5
9 2 (1.74%) PHP4
9 2 (1.74%) XPath
10 1 (0.87%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.87%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (8.70%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.35%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.74%) CTC Cleared
3 2 (1.74%) 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 2 (1.74%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.35%) IBM
3 4 (3.48%) Oracle
4 2 (1.74%) HP
5 1 (0.87%) Google
5 1 (0.87%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.87%) Thunderhead
5 1 (0.87%) ESRI
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Rate: Unspecified
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