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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 14 20 36
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +16
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 99 63 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 10.95% 8.75% 3.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.68% 21.95% 10.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 53 18
Average daily rate
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£275 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £230 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £311
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Average hourly rate £19.25 £20.85 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.67% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.59 £33.73 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+8.48% -5.00%
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
418 287 197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 46.24% 39.86% 33.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 211 143
Average daily rate £330 £325 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% +10.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £250 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £399
UK excluding London average daily rate £374 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 3 4
Average hourly rate £18.75 £21.80 £15.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.99% +44.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.83 £19.90 £12.31
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £71.08 £43.08
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +2.94%

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 3 September 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript across the Wales region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

JavaScript Hourly Rate Histogram 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 3 September 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 +3 88 £275 -8.33% 24
West Wales -4 2 £183 -33.63% 1
JavaScript
UK

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 135 (87.66%) HTML
2 93 (60.39%) CSS
3 69 (44.81%) XML
4 64 (41.56%) Web Services
5 59 (38.31%) .NET
6 58 (37.66%) Java
7 52 (33.77%) C#
8 51 (33.12%) Agile Software Development
9 50 (32.47%) AngularJS
10 46 (29.87%) SQL
10 46 (29.87%) SOAP
11 43 (27.92%) HTTP
12 40 (25.97%) ASP.NET
12 40 (25.97%) Oracle
13 39 (25.32%) SQL Server
13 39 (25.32%) OO
14 38 (24.68%) Microsoft
14 38 (24.68%) Spring
15 35 (22.73%) HTML5
15 35 (22.73%) MVC
15 35 (22.73%) Scrum
16 33 (21.43%) Web Development
16 33 (21.43%) jQuery
17 28 (18.18%) JPA
17 28 (18.18%) JSP
17 28 (18.18%) MySQL
18 26 (16.88%) Struts
18 26 (16.88%) JDBC
18 26 (16.88%) Relational Database
19 22 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 14 (9.09%) Tomcat
2 10 (6.49%) JBoss
3 8 (5.19%) Mule
4 7 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (3.90%) WebSphere Application Server
5 6 (3.90%) WebLogic
5 6 (3.90%) WebSphere
6 5 (3.25%) FileNet
6 5 (3.25%) CMS
7 4 (2.60%) Node.js
8 3 (1.95%) Mule ESB
8 3 (1.95%) IIS
9 2 (1.30%) Apache
9 2 (1.30%) SharePoint
9 2 (1.30%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 2 (1.30%) ArcGIS
9 2 (1.30%) ArcSDE
9 2 (1.30%) Umbraco
9 2 (1.30%) nginx
9 2 (1.30%) Liferay
Applications
1 5 (3.25%) MS Office
1 5 (3.25%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.95%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.30%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.65%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 5 (3.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.30%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.65%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 43 (27.92%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (25.32%) SQL Server
2 28 (18.18%) MySQL
3 26 (16.88%) Relational Database
4 22 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (3.25%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (3.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (2.60%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (2.60%) RDBMS
6 4 (2.60%) SQL Server 2000
6 4 (2.60%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (2.60%) Oracle Database
6 4 (2.60%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.65%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.65%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 16 (10.39%) Eclipse
2 13 (8.44%) Visual Studio
3 12 (7.79%) Subversion
4 10 (6.49%) Git (software)
5 8 (5.19%) Maven
6 7 (4.55%) Ant
7 5 (3.25%) SoapUI
8 4 (2.60%) JMeter
9 3 (1.95%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (1.95%) Axure RP
9 3 (1.95%) QUnit
9 3 (1.95%) Jasmine
9 3 (1.95%) Jenkins
9 3 (1.95%) Karma Test Runner
10 2 (1.30%) Rational Application Developer
10 2 (1.30%) Hudson
10 2 (1.30%) Apache Continuum
10 2 (1.30%) JSUnit
10 2 (1.30%) TeamCity
10 2 (1.30%) IntelliJ
General
1 11 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
1 11 (7.14%) Finance
2 2 (1.30%) Legal
2 2 (1.30%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.65%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 136 (88.31%) Developer
2 43 (27.92%) Java Developer
3 33 (21.43%) .NET Developer
4 12 (7.79%) Front-End Developer
5 10 (6.49%) Full Stack Developer
6 8 (5.19%) SQL Developer
7 7 (4.55%) Web Developer
7 7 (4.55%) AWS Developer
8 6 (3.90%) Tester
9 5 (3.25%) Senior Developer
10 4 (2.60%) PHP Developer
10 4 (2.60%) VB Developer
10 4 (2.60%) ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (2.60%) Senior .NET Developer
10 4 (2.60%) VB6 Developer
10 4 (2.60%) CRM Developer
10 4 (2.60%) Designer
10 4 (2.60%) Dynamics CRM Developer
11 3 (1.95%) UI Developer
11 3 (1.95%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 135 (87.66%) HTML
2 93 (60.39%) CSS
3 69 (44.81%) XML
4 64 (41.56%) Web Services
5 59 (38.31%) .NET
6 50 (32.47%) AngularJS
7 46 (29.87%) SOAP
8 40 (25.97%) ASP.NET
9 38 (24.68%) Spring
10 35 (22.73%) HTML5
11 33 (21.43%) jQuery
12 28 (18.18%) JSP
12 28 (18.18%) JPA
13 26 (16.88%) Struts
13 26 (16.88%) JDBC
14 19 (12.34%) ASP.NET MVC
14 19 (12.34%) CSS3
15 18 (11.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 18 (11.69%) Ajax
16 15 (9.74%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.39%) User Experience
2 9 (5.84%) NHS
3 4 (2.60%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.95%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.30%) W3C
5 2 (1.30%) GIS
6 1 (0.65%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.65%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.65%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.65%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.65%) iPad
6 1 (0.65%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.65%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.65%) CMDB
6 1 (0.65%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.49%) Linux
2 9 (5.84%) UNIX
3 8 (5.19%) Windows
4 1 (0.65%) Android
4 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.65%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (33.12%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (25.32%) OO
3 35 (22.73%) Scrum
3 35 (22.73%) MVC
4 33 (21.43%) Web Development
5 18 (11.69%) TDD
5 18 (11.69%) Unit Testing
6 13 (8.44%) OOD
7 10 (6.49%) UML
8 9 (5.84%) CRM
8 9 (5.84%) SOA
9 8 (5.19%) Use Case
9 8 (5.19%) SDLC
10 6 (3.90%) Open Source
10 6 (3.90%) Coaching
10 6 (3.90%) RAD
11 5 (3.25%) OOA/OOD
11 5 (3.25%) Data Modelling
11 5 (3.25%) Workflow
11 5 (3.25%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 58 (37.66%) Java
2 52 (33.77%) C#
3 46 (29.87%) SQL
4 14 (9.09%) PHP
5 5 (3.25%) PL/SQL
5 5 (3.25%) T-SQL
5 5 (3.25%) BeanShell
6 4 (2.60%) Perl
6 4 (2.60%) VB
6 4 (2.60%) VBA
6 4 (2.60%) VB6
6 4 (2.60%) Scala
7 3 (1.95%) Ruby
7 3 (1.95%) Python
7 3 (1.95%) VB.NET
7 3 (1.95%) ActionScript
8 2 (1.30%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.30%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.30%) VBScript
9 1 (0.65%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 14 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 9 (5.84%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.95%) ISEB
4 2 (1.30%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (2.60%) Shibboleth
2 2 (1.30%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.65%) Puppet
1 1 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.65%) Ansible
Vendors
1 40 (25.97%) Oracle
2 38 (24.68%) Microsoft
3 11 (7.14%) IBM
4 3 (1.95%) OpenText
4 3 (1.95%) Google
5 2 (1.30%) Mapinfo
5 2 (1.30%) Micro Focus
5 2 (1.30%) ESRI
6 1 (0.65%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.65%) Apple
6 1 (0.65%) Sage
6 1 (0.65%) Sencha
6 1 (0.65%) ServiceNow
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Cardiff, South Glamorgan
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Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £350 - £475 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
Pontypridd, Mid Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £300.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Neath, West Glamorgan
Computer People
Rate: Market rates
Posted: 6 days ago
Glamorgan
TRG
Rate: 350-475 Per Day
Posted: 16 days ago