The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 13 16 23
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +7
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 64 108 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 9.57% 12.29% 7.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.27% 23.79% 17.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 78 48
Median daily rate £450 £320 £314
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.62% +1.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £250 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £430 £404
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +7.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 2
Median hourly rate - £29.50 £20.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +41.48%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.85 £36.50 £33.03
% change year-on-year
+3.69% +10.52%
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
275 454 329
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 41.11% 51.65% 42.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 326 225
Median daily rate £425 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 17 4
Median hourly rate £55.00 £29.50 £20.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.44% +41.48%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wales region citing JavaScript as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 September 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the Wales region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -2 48 £400 +25.00% 36
West Wales +6 11 £519 +332.29% 3
North Wales - 1 £450 - 1
Mid Wales - 1 £338 - 1
JavaScript
UK

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wales region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 82 (64.57%) HTML
2 80 (62.99%) CSS
3 72 (56.69%) Agile Software Development
4 54 (42.52%) Java
5 42 (33.07%) TDD
5 42 (33.07%) Web Development
6 40 (31.50%) jQuery
7 39 (30.71%) .NET
8 36 (28.35%) HTML5
9 32 (25.20%) C#
10 31 (24.41%) CSS3
10 31 (24.41%) AngularJS
11 30 (23.62%) MVC
12 27 (21.26%) Continuous Integration
13 26 (20.47%) XML
14 25 (19.69%) SQL
14 25 (19.69%) Unit Testing
15 24 (18.90%) PHP
15 24 (18.90%) Web Services
16 22 (17.32%) ASP.NET
16 22 (17.32%) Scrum
16 22 (17.32%) Software Engineering
17 21 (16.54%) Jenkins
18 20 (15.75%) Selenium
18 20 (15.75%) Security Cleared
18 20 (15.75%) SQL Server
19 19 (14.96%) OO
19 19 (14.96%) Git (software)
19 19 (14.96%) REST
20 18 (14.17%) Open Source

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (6.30%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.94%) Confluence
2 5 (3.94%) Skype for Business
3 4 (3.15%) WebLogic
4 3 (2.36%) Apache
4 3 (2.36%) CMS
4 3 (2.36%) FileNet
4 3 (2.36%) LiveCycle
5 2 (1.57%) JBoss
5 2 (1.57%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.57%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (1.57%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.79%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.79%) IIS
6 1 (0.79%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.79%) MS Office
1 1 (0.79%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (2.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (12.60%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.94%) Office 365
3 4 (3.15%) SaaS
4 1 (0.79%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.51%) LDAP
2 5 (3.94%) Skype
2 5 (3.94%) VPN
3 4 (3.15%) SSL
4 3 (2.36%) FTP
4 3 (2.36%) Network Security
5 1 (0.79%) Internet
5 1 (0.79%) Wireless
5 1 (0.79%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (15.75%) SQL Server
2 16 (12.60%) Relational Database
3 14 (11.02%) MongoDB
4 13 (10.24%) NoSQL
5 12 (9.45%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (8.66%) Couchbase
6 11 (8.66%) SQL Server 2012
7 10 (7.87%) MySQL
8 5 (3.94%) Oracle Database
8 5 (3.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (3.15%) Oracle Database 12c
9 4 (3.15%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.79%) Big Data
10 1 (0.79%) GIS
10 1 (0.79%) HPCC
10 1 (0.79%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 21 (16.54%) Jenkins
2 20 (15.75%) Selenium
3 19 (14.96%) Git (software)
4 16 (12.60%) Cucumber
5 15 (11.81%) Visual Studio
6 14 (11.02%) Subversion
7 9 (7.09%) Ant
7 9 (7.09%) MbUnit
7 9 (7.09%) MSTest
7 9 (7.09%) NUnit
8 8 (6.30%) Mercurial
8 8 (6.30%) TeamCity
9 7 (5.51%) Maven
9 7 (5.51%) SpecFlow
10 6 (4.72%) JIRA
11 5 (3.94%) Eclipse
12 3 (2.36%) Hudson
12 3 (2.36%) Jasmine
12 3 (2.36%) Mocha
12 3 (2.36%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (6.30%) Legal
2 6 (4.72%) Finance
3 5 (3.94%) Marketing
4 3 (2.36%) Publishing
4 3 (2.36%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.57%) Electronics
5 2 (1.57%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.79%) Advertising
6 1 (0.79%) Games
Job Titles
1 105 (82.68%) Developer
2 26 (20.47%) Java Developer
3 17 (13.39%) Web Developer
4 15 (11.81%) .NET Developer
5 13 (10.24%) JavaScript Developer
6 12 (9.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 10 (7.87%) PHP Developer
7 10 (7.87%) Software Engineer
8 8 (6.30%) Perl Developer
9 7 (5.51%) Agile Developer
9 7 (5.51%) Angular Developer
9 7 (5.51%) HTML Developer
10 6 (4.72%) Cloud Developer
10 6 (4.72%) HTML CSS Developer
11 5 (3.94%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 5 (3.94%) Consultant
11 5 (3.94%) Perl Web Developer
11 5 (3.94%) Senior Developer
11 5 (3.94%) Technical Consultant
12 4 (3.15%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (64.57%) HTML
2 80 (62.99%) CSS
3 40 (31.50%) jQuery
4 39 (30.71%) .NET
5 36 (28.35%) HTML5
6 31 (24.41%) AngularJS
6 31 (24.41%) CSS3
7 26 (20.47%) XML
8 24 (18.90%) Web Services
9 22 (17.32%) ASP.NET
10 19 (14.96%) REST
11 17 (13.39%) WCF
12 15 (11.81%) ASP.NET Web API
13 14 (11.02%) KnockoutJS
14 12 (9.45%) Ajax
15 10 (7.87%) ASP.NET MVC
15 10 (7.87%) JSON
15 10 (7.87%) SOAP
15 10 (7.87%) Spring
16 9 (7.09%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (4.72%) Telematics
2 5 (3.94%) Mobile App
3 4 (3.15%) Digital Media
4 3 (2.36%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.57%) Digital TV
5 2 (1.57%) IPTV
6 1 (0.79%) CESG
6 1 (0.79%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.79%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.79%) New Media
6 1 (0.79%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.79%) User Experience
6 1 (0.79%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 14 (11.02%) Unix
2 9 (7.09%) Linux
3 7 (5.51%) Windows
4 5 (3.94%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.57%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.79%) Android
6 1 (0.79%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.79%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (56.69%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (33.07%) TDD
2 42 (33.07%) Web Development
3 30 (23.62%) MVC
4 27 (21.26%) Continuous Integration
5 25 (19.69%) Unit Testing
6 22 (17.32%) Scrum
6 22 (17.32%) Software Engineering
7 19 (14.96%) OO
8 18 (14.17%) Open Source
9 17 (13.39%) BDD
10 14 (11.02%) Web Design
11 13 (10.24%) Domain-Driven Design
11 13 (10.24%) Front End Development
12 12 (9.45%) Test Automation
13 11 (8.66%) Configuration Management
14 10 (7.87%) DevOps
15 9 (7.09%) ATDD
15 9 (7.09%) OOP
15 9 (7.09%) Test-First Development
Programming Languages
1 54 (42.52%) Java
2 32 (25.20%) C#
3 25 (19.69%) SQL
4 24 (18.90%) PHP
5 15 (11.81%) Perl
6 13 (10.24%) TypeScript
7 9 (7.09%) T-SQL
8 7 (5.51%) Python
9 6 (4.72%) Scala
10 4 (3.15%) PL/SQL
11 3 (2.36%) Bash Shell
11 3 (2.36%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.57%) PHP 5
12 2 (1.57%) Ruby
13 1 (0.79%) C
13 1 (0.79%) C++
13 1 (0.79%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.79%) VB
13 1 (0.79%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.79%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 20 (15.75%) Security Cleared
2 12 (9.45%) SC Cleared
3 8 (6.30%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.57%) BC Cleared
4 2 (1.57%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.57%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.79%) CEH
5 1 (0.79%) CISA
5 1 (0.79%) CISSP
5 1 (0.79%) CREST Certified
5 1 (0.79%) Degree
5 1 (0.79%) MCP
5 1 (0.79%) MCSD
5 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.79%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.87%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.79%) QA
2 1 (0.79%) WAI
2 1 (0.79%) WCAG
System Software
1 3 (2.36%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (11.02%) Ansible
Vendors
1 11 (8.66%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.72%) Oracle
2 6 (4.72%) ServiceNow
3 5 (3.94%) Sitecore
3 5 (3.94%) Zend
4 4 (3.15%) Adobe
5 3 (2.36%) IBM
5 3 (2.36%) ILOG
5 3 (2.36%) Splunk
6 2 (1.57%) Google
6 2 (1.57%) SAP
7 1 (0.79%) Citrix
7 1 (0.79%) Cloudera
7 1 (0.79%) Lotus
7 1 (0.79%) OpenText
7 1 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.79%) Xamarin
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Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £320 per day 3 Month Initial Duration
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
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Posted: Yesterday
Newport, Gwent
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £275 - £325 per day
Posted: Yesterday
South Wales
CPS Group UK
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
South Wales
Blue Personnel
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
People Source Consulting
Rate: £500 - £550 per day + expenses (up to £90pd)
Posted: Yesterday
Newport, Gwent
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Blue Personnel
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Wales
Avion Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago