The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 11 - 5
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 5 0 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 7.94% - 21.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.89% - 35.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 10
Average daily rate £375 - £408
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 - £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
JavaScript
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the West Lothian region.

Programming Languages Category
West Lothian
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
36 31 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 57.14% 41.89% 60.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 18 31
Average daily rate £375 £325 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -14.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £286 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £375 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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 West Lothian

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript across the West Lothian region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JavaScript across the West Lothian region.

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Trend in West Lothian

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript across the West Lothian region.

JavaScript Hourly Rate Trend in West Lothian

JavaScript
Contract Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 13 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
Livingston - 3 £375 - 1
JavaScript
Scotland

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Lothian 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 8 (66.67%) HTML
1 8 (66.67%) CSS
2 5 (41.67%) MVC
2 5 (41.67%) Backbone.js
2 5 (41.67%) KnockoutJS
2 5 (41.67%) AngularJS
2 5 (41.67%) Durandal
2 5 (41.67%) React
3 4 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 4 (33.33%) CSS3
3 4 (33.33%) HTML5
3 4 (33.33%) jQuery
4 3 (25.00%) Finance
4 3 (25.00%) C#
4 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (25.00%) .NET
4 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
5 2 (16.67%) CoffeeScript
5 2 (16.67%) Ruby
5 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 2 (16.67%) Java
5 2 (16.67%) Law
5 2 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
6 1 (8.33%) JSON
6 1 (8.33%) Time Management
6 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
6 1 (8.33%) VMware

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Lothian 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 1 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) DNS
1 1 (8.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) UI Developer
3 2 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Cloud Automation Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) CSS
1 8 (66.67%) HTML
2 5 (41.67%) AngularJS
2 5 (41.67%) Backbone.js
2 5 (41.67%) Durandal
2 5 (41.67%) KnockoutJS
2 5 (41.67%) React
3 4 (33.33%) CSS3
3 4 (33.33%) HTML5
3 4 (33.33%) jQuery
4 3 (25.00%) .NET
4 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
6 1 (8.33%) Ajax
6 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (8.33%) Entity Framework
6 1 (8.33%) JSON
6 1 (8.33%) REST
6 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) MVC
2 4 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Improvement
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (8.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) C#
2 2 (16.67%) CoffeeScript
2 2 (16.67%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) Ruby
3 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (8.33%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) vRealize
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (8.33%) ServiceNow
1 1 (8.33%) VMware