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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 10 16 2
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -14
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 2 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 5.88% 6.59% 29.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.18% 13.95% 47.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 6
Median daily rate £420 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.23% -13.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £361 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.21% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £39.78 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +24.29%
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
11 43 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 32.35% 47.25% 62.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 22 14
Median daily rate £420 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.23% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £275 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £395 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

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 29 June 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
Livingston +6 1 - - 1
JavaScript
Scotland

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 West Lothian region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 4 (80.00%) CSS
1 4 (80.00%) TDD
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (40.00%) Coaching
3 2 (40.00%) People Management
3 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (40.00%) BDD
3 2 (40.00%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Kanban
4 1 (20.00%) RESTful
4 1 (20.00%) Open Source
4 1 (20.00%) Confluence
4 1 (20.00%) HTML5
4 1 (20.00%) iPad
4 1 (20.00%) JSON
4 1 (20.00%) JIRA
4 1 (20.00%) IVR
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) Subversion
4 1 (20.00%) Spring
4 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) Ajax
4 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services

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 1 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Principal Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (20.00%) Genesys Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Polyglot Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Principal Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Principal Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (20.00%) Ajax
3 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (20.00%) Backbone.js
3 1 (20.00%) CSS3
3 1 (20.00%) Durandal
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) JSON
3 1 (20.00%) PhoneGap
3 1 (20.00%) React
3 1 (20.00%) RESTful
3 1 (20.00%) Spring
3 1 (20.00%) VXML
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) iPad
1 1 (20.00%) IVR
1 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) BDD
3 2 (40.00%) Coaching
3 2 (40.00%) Kanban
3 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (40.00%) People Management
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (20.00%) CRM
4 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
4 1 (20.00%) High Availability
4 1 (20.00%) Open Source
4 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum-ban
4 1 (20.00%) SOA
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) MCP
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Genesys