The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 21 24 10
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -14
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 2 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 1.85% 6.90% 4.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.44% 10.00% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 1
Average daily rate
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- £388 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +47.61%
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.15% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
JavaScript
Wales

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 Wales region.

Programming Languages Category
West Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
45 100 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 41.67% 68.97% 36.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 84 6
Average daily rate £450 £400 £314
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +27.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £300 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £22.50 £30.25 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.61% -24.37%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

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

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in West Wales

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

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in West Wales

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Trend in West Wales

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

JavaScript Hourly Rate Trend in West Wales

JavaScript
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Wales region over the 3 months to 22 May 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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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
Swansea +5 1 - - 2
JavaScript
Wales

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
2 4 (66.67%) jQuery
3 3 (50.00%) JSON
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) TDD
3 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (50.00%) QA
3 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (50.00%) MySQL
3 3 (50.00%) XML
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (50.00%) SOA
3 3 (50.00%) Avaya
3 3 (50.00%) VXML
3 3 (50.00%) IVR
3 3 (50.00%) User Experience
4 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (33.33%) Software Delivery
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
4 2 (33.33%) DevOps
4 2 (33.33%) Project Management
4 2 (33.33%) CSS
4 2 (33.33%) .NET
4 2 (33.33%) HTML

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 3 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (33.33%) Confluence
3 1 (16.67%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (16.67%) Photoshop
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) MySQL
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (33.33%) Subversion
2 2 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (16.67%) TeamCity
3 1 (16.67%) Axure RP
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Lead Software Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Interaction Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) CRM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) jQuery
2 3 (50.00%) JSON
2 3 (50.00%) XML
2 3 (50.00%) VXML
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) NHibernate
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (16.67%) WCF
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) IVR
1 3 (50.00%) User Experience
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) TDD
2 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (50.00%) SOA
3 2 (33.33%) Software Delivery
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) DevOps
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 1 (16.67%) Kanban
4 1 (16.67%) Content Management
4 1 (16.67%) UX Design
4 1 (16.67%) CRM
4 1 (16.67%) OOD
4 1 (16.67%) OO
4 1 (16.67%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Avaya
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft