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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Scotland / West Lothian
Rank 8 9 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 12 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 21.05% 10.94% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.67% 18.92% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 0
Median daily rate £375 £388 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £30.20
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +15.89%

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
45 37 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 78.95% 57.81% 42.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 25 18
Median daily rate £368 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £404 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.11%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Lothian region citing JavaScript as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 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
Livingston +4 12 £375 - 1
JavaScript
Scotland

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 West Lothian region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 14 (87.50%) HTML
1 14 (87.50%) CSS
2 12 (75.00%) AngularJS
3 7 (43.75%) HTML5
3 7 (43.75%) .NET
3 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
4 6 (37.50%) C#
4 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
5 5 (31.25%) Scrum
5 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (31.25%) jQuery
6 4 (25.00%) Sass
6 4 (25.00%) React
6 4 (25.00%) MVC
6 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (18.75%) Web Development
7 3 (18.75%) Durandal
7 3 (18.75%) Backbone.js
7 3 (18.75%) KnockoutJS
7 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (18.75%) Front End Development
7 3 (18.75%) Aurelia
8 2 (12.50%) Virtual Environments
8 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (12.50%) Apple iOS
8 2 (12.50%) Node.js
8 2 (12.50%) CSS3
8 2 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (12.50%) Android Development
8 2 (12.50%) iOS Development

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian 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 2 (12.50%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Selenium
General
1 2 (12.50%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Developer
2 8 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 5 (31.25%) Angular Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Applications Developer
4 3 (18.75%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (18.75%) UI Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Web Developer
5 2 (12.50%) .NET Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (12.50%) Software Developer
6 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Database Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Software Tester
6 1 (6.25%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (87.50%) CSS
1 14 (87.50%) HTML
2 12 (75.00%) AngularJS
3 7 (43.75%) .NET
3 7 (43.75%) HTML5
4 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
5 5 (31.25%) jQuery
6 4 (25.00%) React
6 4 (25.00%) Sass
7 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (18.75%) Aurelia
7 3 (18.75%) Backbone.js
7 3 (18.75%) Durandal
7 3 (18.75%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (12.50%) Ajax
8 2 (12.50%) CSS3
8 2 (12.50%) Node.js
8 2 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (6.25%) .NET Core
9 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Android
1 2 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (31.25%) Scrum
2 4 (25.00%) MVC
3 3 (18.75%) Front End Development
3 3 (18.75%) Web Development
4 2 (12.50%) Android Development
4 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 2 (12.50%) iOS Development
4 2 (12.50%) Virtual Environments
5 1 (6.25%) Load Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) C#
2 2 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) VMware