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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 9 19 15
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -4
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 7 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 12.96% 1.46% 4.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 46.67% 4.76% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 1
Median daily rate £508 £183 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+178.08% -33.63%
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £20.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+16.43% +7.35%
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
15 42 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 27.78% 30.66% 40.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 27 15
Median daily rate £495 £325 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.30% -23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £238 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £475 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £20.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Wales region citing JavaScript as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in West Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript across the West Wales region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

JavaScript Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the West Wales region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
Swansea +10 7 £508 +107.14% 4
JavaScript
Wales

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 Wales region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 9 (90.00%) Java
2 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (70.00%) Open Source
3 7 (70.00%) Jenkins
3 7 (70.00%) Ansible
4 6 (60.00%) REST
4 6 (60.00%) Web Services
4 6 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (60.00%) Domain-Driven Design
5 5 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (50.00%) Configuration Management
5 5 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (50.00%) Relational Database
6 3 (30.00%) Scala
6 3 (30.00%) HTML
7 2 (20.00%) CSS
7 2 (20.00%) TDD
8 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 1 (10.00%) Go
8 1 (10.00%) Play Framework
8 1 (10.00%) SDLC
8 1 (10.00%) API Design
8 1 (10.00%) Performance Optimisation
8 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 1 (10.00%) Ruby
8 1 (10.00%) Pair Programming
8 1 (10.00%) JSON
8 1 (10.00%) JIRA
8 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
8 1 (10.00%) RESTful

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales 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 (10.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (10.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 7 (70.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Leader
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Digital Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Digital Transformation
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) REST
1 6 (60.00%) Web Services
2 3 (30.00%) HTML
3 2 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (10.00%) .NET
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (10.00%) HTML5
4 1 (10.00%) JSON
4 1 (10.00%) Play Framework
4 1 (10.00%) RESTful
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) Open Source
3 6 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (60.00%) Domain-Driven Design
4 5 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 5 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (20.00%) TDD
6 1 (10.00%) API Design
6 1 (10.00%) BDD
6 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
6 1 (10.00%) MVC
6 1 (10.00%) Pair Programming
6 1 (10.00%) Performance Optimisation
6 1 (10.00%) Scrum
6 1 (10.00%) SDLC
6 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) Scala
3 1 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) Go
3 1 (10.00%) PHP
3 1 (10.00%) Python
3 1 (10.00%) Ruby
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
Systems Management
1 7 (70.00%) Ansible