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 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 27 19 26
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +7
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 48 62 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 6.24% 8.32% 4.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.16% 21.09% 14.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 40 15
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +30.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £325 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £500 £352
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.75 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+16.15% -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
339 294 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 44.08% 39.46% 35.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 199 95
Average daily rate £350 £388 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £525 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 6
Average hourly rate £22.50 £26.25 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +54.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.23 £25.00 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £34.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

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 1 May 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 1 May 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 -8 32 £375 +3.44% 24
West Wales -8 3 £419 +3.07% 1
North Wales - 2 £350 - 3
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JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 89 (78.76%) HTML
1 89 (78.76%) CSS
2 54 (47.79%) .NET
3 50 (44.25%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (44.25%) HTML5
4 46 (40.71%) jQuery
5 39 (34.51%) ASP.NET
6 37 (32.74%) CSS3
7 36 (31.86%) Microsoft
8 35 (30.97%) Visual Studio
8 35 (30.97%) SQL Server
9 33 (29.20%) C#
10 32 (28.32%) MVC
11 29 (25.66%) Security Cleared
12 27 (23.89%) Ajax
13 26 (23.01%) SC Cleared
13 26 (23.01%) XML
14 25 (22.12%) JSON
14 25 (22.12%) REST
15 24 (21.24%) SQL Server 2008
15 24 (21.24%) WCF
16 22 (19.47%) .NET Framework
16 22 (19.47%) JUnit
16 22 (19.47%) CRM
16 22 (19.47%) Jenkins
17 21 (18.58%) Java
17 21 (18.58%) Scrum
17 21 (18.58%) Dynamics CRM
17 21 (18.58%) Entity Framework
17 21 (18.58%) Scala

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 (15.04%) IIS
2 10 (8.85%) SharePoint
3 7 (6.19%) SharePoint 2013
4 6 (5.31%) Tomcat
5 4 (3.54%) Apache
6 3 (2.65%) WebSphere
6 3 (2.65%) JBoss
6 3 (2.65%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (2.65%) ArcGIS
7 2 (1.77%) ArcSDE
7 2 (1.77%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.77%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 2 (1.77%) Oracle Service Bus
7 2 (1.77%) Confluence
7 2 (1.77%) nginx
7 2 (1.77%) Node.js
7 2 (1.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.88%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (5.31%) Fireworks
1 6 (5.31%) Adobe Illustrator
1 6 (5.31%) Photoshop
1 6 (5.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (3.54%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 21 (18.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (1.77%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.88%) Magento
4 1 (0.88%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.42%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (4.42%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (15.04%) HTTP
2 3 (2.65%) Intranet
2 3 (2.65%) DVB
3 2 (1.77%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (30.97%) SQL Server
2 24 (21.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (15.04%) MongoDB
4 6 (5.31%) MySQL
5 5 (4.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (4.42%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.77%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.77%) Ingres
6 2 (1.77%) Big Data
7 1 (0.88%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.88%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.88%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 35 (30.97%) Visual Studio
2 22 (19.47%) JUnit
2 22 (19.47%) Jenkins
3 20 (17.70%) Git (software)
4 18 (15.93%) Subversion
5 17 (15.04%) Jasmine
6 5 (4.42%) Dreamweaver
7 4 (3.54%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (2.65%) Karma Test Runner
8 3 (2.65%) QUnit
8 3 (2.65%) Cucumber
8 3 (2.65%) Eclipse
9 2 (1.77%) JDeveloper
9 2 (1.77%) Toad
9 2 (1.77%) Hudson
9 2 (1.77%) Apache Continuum
9 2 (1.77%) Rational Application Developer
9 2 (1.77%) JIRA
9 2 (1.77%) Maven
10 1 (0.88%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (7.08%) Finance
2 5 (4.42%) Publishing
3 3 (2.65%) Marketing
3 3 (2.65%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.65%) Electronics
3 3 (2.65%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.77%) Legal
4 2 (1.77%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 91 (80.53%) Developer
2 21 (18.58%) CRM Developer
3 19 (16.81%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 13 (11.50%) Scala Developer
5 11 (9.73%) Front-End Developer
6 10 (8.85%) Microsoft Developer
7 9 (7.96%) .NET Developer
7 9 (7.96%) Architect
8 8 (7.08%) AWS Developer
9 7 (6.19%) Web Developer
9 7 (6.19%) Software Developer
10 6 (5.31%) Designer
10 6 (5.31%) CRM Architect
10 6 (5.31%) UX Designer
11 4 (3.54%) Software Engineer
12 3 (2.65%) Front-End Web Developer
12 3 (2.65%) Lead Software Engineer
12 3 (2.65%) SharePoint Developer
12 3 (2.65%) JavaScript Developer
12 3 (2.65%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (78.76%) HTML
1 89 (78.76%) CSS
2 54 (47.79%) .NET
3 50 (44.25%) HTML5
4 46 (40.71%) jQuery
5 39 (34.51%) ASP.NET
6 37 (32.74%) CSS3
7 27 (23.89%) Ajax
8 26 (23.01%) XML
9 25 (22.12%) JSON
9 25 (22.12%) REST
10 24 (21.24%) WCF
11 22 (19.47%) .NET Framework
12 21 (18.58%) Entity Framework
13 19 (16.81%) Web Services
14 16 (14.16%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
15 14 (12.39%) Play Framework
16 13 (11.50%) AngularJS
17 12 (10.62%) KnockoutJS
17 12 (10.62%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 17 (15.04%) User Experience
2 6 (5.31%) Open Source
3 3 (2.65%) Visualisation
3 3 (2.65%) NHS
3 3 (2.65%) IVR
3 3 (2.65%) DTV
4 2 (1.77%) GIS
4 2 (1.77%) Human Factors
4 2 (1.77%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.77%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.88%) iPhone
5 1 (0.88%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.88%) IPTV
5 1 (0.88%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.88%) New Media
5 1 (0.88%) iPad
5 1 (0.88%) MPEG
5 1 (0.88%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.31%) Windows
2 5 (4.42%) Linux
3 1 (0.88%) Android
3 1 (0.88%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (44.25%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (28.32%) MVC
3 22 (19.47%) CRM
4 21 (18.58%) Scrum
5 13 (11.50%) TDD
6 6 (5.31%) OO
6 6 (5.31%) SOA
6 6 (5.31%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (4.42%) Software Engineering
7 5 (4.42%) Migration
8 3 (2.65%) DevOps
8 3 (2.65%) Mentoring
8 3 (2.65%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (2.65%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (2.65%) Data Visualisation
8 3 (2.65%) BDD
8 3 (2.65%) Test Scripting
8 3 (2.65%) Dependency Injection
8 3 (2.65%) RUP
8 3 (2.65%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 33 (29.20%) C#
2 21 (18.58%) Java
2 21 (18.58%) Scala
3 19 (16.81%) SQL
4 8 (7.08%) PHP
5 4 (3.54%) Perl
5 4 (3.54%) C++
6 3 (2.65%) Python
7 2 (1.77%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.77%) Ruby
7 2 (1.77%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.88%) Clojure
8 1 (0.88%) Embedded C
8 1 (0.88%) Embedded C++
8 1 (0.88%) C
8 1 (0.88%) COBOL
8 1 (0.88%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 29 (25.66%) Security Cleared
2 26 (23.01%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.77%) Degree
4 1 (0.88%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.88%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.88%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.65%) QA
2 1 (0.88%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.88%) ISO 14001
Vendors
1 36 (31.86%) Microsoft
2 9 (7.96%) Oracle
3 6 (5.31%) Adobe
4 3 (2.65%) Google
4 3 (2.65%) Avaya
4 3 (2.65%) SAP
5 2 (1.77%) ESRI
5 2 (1.77%) Micro Focus
5 2 (1.77%) Mapinfo
5 2 (1.77%) IBM
6 1 (0.88%) Zend
6 1 (0.88%) Sencha
6 1 (0.88%) ILOG
6 1 (0.88%) Apple
6 1 (0.88%) Perforce