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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 14 13 17
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 79 63 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 12.14% 9.01% 7.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.33% 18.98% 22.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 42 31
Average daily rate £355 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £276 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £530 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £190.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
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
300 332 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 46.08% 47.50% 34.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 214 118
Average daily rate £363 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £255 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 4 5
Average hourly rate £24.50 £22.50 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.88% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £17.43 £28.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.70 £22.50 £190.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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 12 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the Wales region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(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 +1 61 £350 -25.13% 32
West Wales +21 6 £263 - 1
North Wales +7 4 - - 3
JavaScript
UK

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 150 (76.53%) HTML
2 145 (73.98%) CSS
3 127 (64.80%) Agile Software Development
4 85 (43.37%) jQuery
5 82 (41.84%) .NET
6 79 (40.31%) MVC
7 76 (38.78%) Scrum
8 75 (38.27%) TDD
8 75 (38.27%) C#
9 71 (36.22%) XML
10 66 (33.67%) Web Services
11 62 (31.63%) Ajax
12 61 (31.12%) ASP.NET
13 59 (30.10%) OO
13 59 (30.10%) Java
14 51 (26.02%) SQL
14 51 (26.02%) Microsoft
15 46 (23.47%) HTML5
16 44 (22.45%) Software Engineering
17 42 (21.43%) SOAP
17 42 (21.43%) Git (software)
18 41 (20.92%) SQL Server
18 41 (20.92%) Continuous Integration
19 38 (19.39%) Unit Testing
20 37 (18.88%) Subversion
20 37 (18.88%) ASP.NET MVC
21 35 (17.86%) Spring
22 33 (16.84%) CSS3
23 32 (16.33%) Security Cleared
24 30 (15.31%) HTTP

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 28 (14.29%) IIS
2 25 (12.76%) Tomcat
3 17 (8.67%) JBoss
4 11 (5.61%) Elasticsearch
4 11 (5.61%) FileNet
5 10 (5.10%) WebSphere
6 8 (4.08%) Node.js
7 7 (3.57%) Apache
7 7 (3.57%) Mule
8 6 (3.06%) Confluence
8 6 (3.06%) WebLogic
8 6 (3.06%) WebSphere Application Server
9 5 (2.55%) CMS
9 5 (2.55%) LiveCycle
9 5 (2.55%) SharePoint
10 4 (2.04%) IBM HTTP Server
11 3 (1.53%) IBM Notes
12 2 (1.02%) Liferay
12 2 (1.02%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.51%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 7 (3.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.51%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.51%) Fireworks
2 1 (0.51%) MS Project
2 1 (0.51%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.51%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.51%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.06%) GitHub
2 4 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.02%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.51%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 30 (15.31%) HTTP
2 5 (2.55%) Internet
3 3 (1.53%) Multicast
4 1 (0.51%) DMZ
4 1 (0.51%) Firewall
4 1 (0.51%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (20.92%) SQL Server
2 23 (11.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (9.69%) MongoDB
4 17 (8.67%) MySQL
5 15 (7.65%) Relational Database
6 13 (6.63%) SQL Server 2014
7 12 (6.12%) RDBMS
8 10 (5.10%) NoSQL
9 8 (4.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (3.57%) Oracle Database
10 7 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (3.06%) Oracle Database 11g
12 5 (2.55%) BusinessObjects
13 4 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
13 4 (2.04%) Redis
14 3 (1.53%) Big Data
14 3 (1.53%) Couchbase
14 3 (1.53%) GIS
15 2 (1.02%) MS Access
15 2 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 42 (21.43%) Git (software)
2 37 (18.88%) Subversion
3 26 (13.27%) Visual Studio
4 24 (12.24%) Team Foundation Server
5 23 (11.73%) Selenium
6 22 (11.22%) Cucumber
7 19 (9.69%) Eclipse
8 17 (8.67%) Hudson
9 16 (8.16%) JIRA
10 15 (7.65%) Ant
10 15 (7.65%) Jasmine
10 15 (7.65%) Jenkins
10 15 (7.65%) Maven
11 14 (7.14%) QUnit
11 14 (7.14%) Sinon.JS
12 9 (4.59%) Trac
13 7 (3.57%) TeamCity
14 5 (2.55%) Grunt
14 5 (2.55%) JUnit
14 5 (2.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 16 (8.16%) Finance
2 11 (5.61%) Legal
3 10 (5.10%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (2.04%) Banking
5 3 (1.53%) Games
5 3 (1.53%) Military
5 3 (1.53%) Multimedia
5 3 (1.53%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.51%) Back Office
6 1 (0.51%) Marketing
6 1 (0.51%) Publishing
6 1 (0.51%) Retail
Job Titles
1 175 (89.29%) Developer
2 52 (26.53%) .NET Developer
3 38 (19.39%) Java Developer
4 30 (15.31%) JavaScript Developer
5 20 (10.20%) Senior Developer
6 19 (9.69%) SQL Developer
7 15 (7.65%) HTML Developer
8 14 (7.14%) HTML CSS Developer
8 14 (7.14%) Web Developer
9 12 (6.12%) ASP.NET Developer
9 12 (6.12%) Full Stack Developer
10 10 (5.10%) C# .NET Developer
10 10 (5.10%) C# Developer
10 10 (5.10%) Digital Developer
10 10 (5.10%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 10 (5.10%) PHP Developer
11 9 (4.59%) Website Developer
12 8 (4.08%) Agile Developer
12 8 (4.08%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 8 (4.08%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 150 (76.53%) HTML
2 145 (73.98%) CSS
3 85 (43.37%) jQuery
4 82 (41.84%) .NET
5 71 (36.22%) XML
6 66 (33.67%) Web Services
7 62 (31.63%) Ajax
8 61 (31.12%) ASP.NET
9 46 (23.47%) HTML5
10 42 (21.43%) SOAP
11 37 (18.88%) ASP.NET MVC
12 35 (17.86%) Spring
13 33 (16.84%) CSS3
14 27 (13.78%) Hibernate
15 25 (12.76%) AngularJS
16 24 (12.24%) XSLT
17 23 (11.73%) WCF
18 22 (11.22%) REST
19 19 (9.69%) .NET Framework
20 18 (9.18%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 21 (10.71%) User Experience
2 12 (6.12%) NHS
3 8 (4.08%) Mobile App
4 7 (3.57%) W3C
5 5 (2.55%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.55%) Replication
6 4 (2.04%) Algorithms
6 4 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.04%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.53%) 3D Graphics
7 3 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.02%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.51%) BBC
9 1 (0.51%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.51%) Data Conversion
9 1 (0.51%) iSeries
9 1 (0.51%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.51%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 25 (12.76%) Unix
2 15 (7.65%) Android
2 15 (7.65%) Windows
3 14 (7.14%) Apple iOS
3 14 (7.14%) Linux
4 3 (1.53%) Windows Server
4 3 (1.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.51%) CentOS
5 1 (0.51%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.51%) Solaris
5 1 (0.51%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (64.80%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (40.31%) MVC
3 76 (38.78%) Scrum
4 75 (38.27%) TDD
5 59 (30.10%) OO
6 44 (22.45%) Software Engineering
7 41 (20.92%) Continuous Integration
8 38 (19.39%) Unit Testing
9 24 (12.24%) UML
10 22 (11.22%) Web Development
11 20 (10.20%) BDD
12 19 (9.69%) Data Modelling
13 17 (8.67%) Front End Development
13 17 (8.67%) OOP
13 17 (8.67%) Regression Testing
13 17 (8.67%) Software Testing
14 16 (8.16%) Analytics
15 15 (7.65%) SOA
16 12 (6.12%) Coaching
16 12 (6.12%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 75 (38.27%) C#
2 59 (30.10%) Java
3 51 (26.02%) SQL
4 24 (12.24%) PHP
5 21 (10.71%) Perl
6 15 (7.65%) XPath
7 10 (5.10%) T-SQL
8 8 (4.08%) Python
8 8 (4.08%) Ruby
9 6 (3.06%) Go
9 6 (3.06%) PL/SQL
9 6 (3.06%) Scala
10 4 (2.04%) C++
10 4 (2.04%) VB.NET
10 4 (2.04%) VBScript
11 3 (1.53%) TypeScript
12 2 (1.02%) BeanShell
13 1 (0.51%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.51%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.51%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 32 (16.33%) Security Cleared
2 20 (10.20%) SC Cleared
3 6 (3.06%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (2.55%) Degree
5 3 (1.53%) BC Cleared
5 3 (1.53%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.51%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.51%) ISEB
6 1 (0.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.51%) MCAD
6 1 (0.51%) MCSD
6 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.10%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (2.55%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 5 (2.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (2.55%) QA
System Software
1 6 (3.06%) Shibboleth
2 3 (1.53%) Docker
3 1 (0.51%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (0.51%) HAProxy
1 1 (0.51%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.51%) Puppet
Vendors
1 51 (26.02%) Microsoft
2 16 (8.16%) IBM
3 10 (5.10%) Oracle
4 6 (3.06%) Adobe
5 5 (2.55%) ILOG
5 5 (2.55%) Kofax
5 5 (2.55%) Splunk
5 5 (2.55%) Zend
6 3 (1.53%) Lotus
7 2 (1.02%) Twitter
8 1 (0.51%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.51%) Cognos
8 1 (0.51%) HP
8 1 (0.51%) Macromedia
8 1 (0.51%) Rally
8 1 (0.51%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.51%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.51%) Sun
8 1 (0.51%) Telerik
8 1 (0.51%) VMware
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