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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript
Rank 13 20 45
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +25
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 67 31 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 9.71% 6.29% 1.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.06% 20.13% 3.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 23 6
Average daily rate
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£450 £325 £294
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% +10.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £255 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £388 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £190.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.10 £32.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-4.30% -1.51%
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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
334 154 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 48.41% 31.24% 36.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 103 92
Average daily rate £375 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £391
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 14
Average hourly rate £20.00 £45.00 £16.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.55% +169.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.38 £35.50 £9.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £190.00 £18.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.75 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -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 26 January 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 26 January 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 +10 46 £450 +38.46% 33
West Wales -11 2 £431 +32.69% 2
North Wales -4 1 £275 +15.78% 3
Mid Wales - - - -
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JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 102 (81.60%) HTML
2 100 (80.00%) CSS
3 60 (48.00%) HTML5
4 57 (45.60%) Agile Software Development
5 56 (44.80%) CSS3
6 54 (43.20%) jQuery
7 48 (38.40%) MVC
8 45 (36.00%) Ajax
9 44 (35.20%) .NET
10 36 (28.80%) ASP.NET
11 30 (24.00%) Scala
12 29 (23.20%) Git (software)
12 29 (23.20%) REST
12 29 (23.20%) SQL Server
13 28 (22.40%) Subversion
14 27 (21.60%) JSON
14 27 (21.60%) Security Cleared
14 27 (21.60%) Visual Studio
14 27 (21.60%) XML
14 27 (21.60%) JUnit
14 27 (21.60%) Jenkins
15 26 (20.80%) Microsoft
16 25 (20.00%) C#
16 25 (20.00%) PHP
17 23 (18.40%) SQL
17 23 (18.40%) SC Cleared
18 22 (17.60%) WCF
19 21 (16.80%) Java
19 21 (16.80%) HTTP
19 21 (16.80%) Jasmine

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 (13.60%) IIS
2 10 (8.00%) SharePoint
3 8 (6.40%) Apache
4 3 (2.40%) JBoss
4 3 (2.40%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (2.40%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.60%) Node.js
5 2 (1.60%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.60%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.60%) FileNet
6 1 (0.80%) CMS
6 1 (0.80%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.80%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.80%) LiveCycle
6 1 (0.80%) Confluence
6 1 (0.80%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (4.80%) Fireworks
1 6 (4.80%) Adobe Illustrator
1 6 (4.80%) Photoshop
1 6 (4.80%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (3.20%) MS Office
2 4 (3.20%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.80%) Doxygen
3 1 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (11.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.80%) Summit
3 1 (0.80%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.80%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.40%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (16.80%) HTTP
2 5 (4.00%) Intranet
3 4 (3.20%) Internet
4 3 (2.40%) DVB
5 2 (1.60%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.80%) VPN
6 1 (0.80%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (23.20%) SQL Server
2 18 (14.40%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (13.60%) MongoDB
4 8 (6.40%) MySQL
5 2 (1.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.60%) Ingres
6 1 (0.80%) InterSystems Cache
6 1 (0.80%) MS Access
6 1 (0.80%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.80%) Big Data
6 1 (0.80%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.80%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 29 (23.20%) Git (software)
2 28 (22.40%) Subversion
3 27 (21.60%) Jenkins
3 27 (21.60%) JUnit
3 27 (21.60%) Visual Studio
4 21 (16.80%) Jasmine
5 7 (5.60%) Cucumber
6 5 (4.00%) Dreamweaver
6 5 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (3.20%) JIRA
7 4 (3.20%) Eclipse
7 4 (3.20%) Hudson
7 4 (3.20%) QUnit
7 4 (3.20%) Sinon.JS
8 3 (2.40%) Trac
8 3 (2.40%) Selenium
9 2 (1.60%) DbUnit
9 2 (1.60%) Rhino Mocks
9 2 (1.60%) Ant
9 2 (1.60%) NUnit
General
1 8 (6.40%) Finance
2 5 (4.00%) Manufacturing
2 5 (4.00%) Electronics
2 5 (4.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (4.00%) Marketing
3 4 (3.20%) Retail
4 3 (2.40%) Publishing
5 2 (1.60%) Front Office
5 2 (1.60%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.80%) Legal
Job Titles
1 113 (90.40%) Developer
2 19 (15.20%) Web Developer
3 17 (13.60%) Scala Developer
4 14 (11.20%) CRM Developer
5 13 (10.40%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 13 (10.40%) .NET Developer
6 12 (9.60%) Senior Developer
6 12 (9.60%) Java Developer
7 10 (8.00%) Software Developer
8 9 (7.20%) PHP Developer
9 8 (6.40%) Microsoft Developer
9 8 (6.40%) Architect
9 8 (6.40%) Front-End Developer
10 7 (5.60%) ASP.NET Developer
10 7 (5.60%) SharePoint Developer
11 6 (4.80%) Senior Web Developer
11 6 (4.80%) UX Designer
11 6 (4.80%) Designer
11 6 (4.80%) CRM Architect
12 5 (4.00%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (81.60%) HTML
2 100 (80.00%) CSS
3 60 (48.00%) HTML5
4 56 (44.80%) CSS3
5 54 (43.20%) jQuery
6 45 (36.00%) Ajax
7 44 (35.20%) .NET
8 36 (28.80%) ASP.NET
9 29 (23.20%) REST
10 27 (21.60%) XML
10 27 (21.60%) JSON
11 22 (17.60%) WCF
12 19 (15.20%) .NET Framework
13 17 (13.60%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 17 (13.60%) Play Framework
14 15 (12.00%) AngularJS
15 13 (10.40%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
15 13 (10.40%) Web Services
16 11 (8.80%) ASP.NET MVC
17 9 (7.20%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.20%) User Experience
2 5 (4.00%) DTV
3 4 (3.20%) NHS
4 3 (2.40%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.40%) Open Source
5 2 (1.60%) W3C
5 2 (1.60%) Informatics
5 2 (1.60%) Human Factors
6 1 (0.80%) MPEG
6 1 (0.80%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.80%) Replication
6 1 (0.80%) IPTV
6 1 (0.80%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.80%) New Media
6 1 (0.80%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.80%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.80%) Android
1 6 (4.80%) Apple iOS
2 3 (2.40%) Windows
3 2 (1.60%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (1.60%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.60%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (45.60%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (38.40%) MVC
3 20 (16.00%) OO
4 15 (12.00%) TDD
4 15 (12.00%) Scrum
5 14 (11.20%) CRM
6 12 (9.60%) OOP
7 11 (8.80%) Responsive Web Design
8 9 (7.20%) BDD
8 9 (7.20%) Web Design
9 8 (6.40%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (4.80%) Analytics
11 5 (4.00%) Programme Management
11 5 (4.00%) Digital Marketing
11 5 (4.00%) SOA
11 5 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (3.20%) Migration
13 3 (2.40%) Stakeholder Management
13 3 (2.40%) Software Engineering
13 3 (2.40%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 30 (24.00%) Scala
2 25 (20.00%) C#
2 25 (20.00%) PHP
3 23 (18.40%) SQL
4 21 (16.80%) Java
5 12 (9.60%) Python
6 9 (7.20%) Ruby
7 6 (4.80%) C++
8 4 (3.20%) Perl
9 3 (2.40%) VB
10 2 (1.60%) C
10 2 (1.60%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.80%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.80%) Embedded C++
11 1 (0.80%) Clojure
11 1 (0.80%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (21.60%) Security Cleared
2 23 (18.40%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.60%) Degree
3 2 (1.60%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (0.80%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.80%) MCSD
4 1 (0.80%) ISEB
4 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.80%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.80%) ISO 9001
1 1 (0.80%) ISO 14001
Vendors
1 26 (20.80%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.60%) Adobe
3 5 (4.00%) SAP
4 2 (1.60%) Oracle
4 2 (1.60%) ILOG
4 2 (1.60%) Zend
5 1 (0.80%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.80%) Splunk
5 1 (0.80%) Kofax
5 1 (0.80%) Perforce
5 1 (0.80%) Google
5 1 (0.80%) Business Objects
5 1 (0.80%) IBM
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Tank Recruitment
Posted: 4 hours ago
South Wales
Reed Professional Services
Rate: £150 - £300 per day + DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
South Wales
CPS Group
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 20 days ago