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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 4 23 19
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -4
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 8 3 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 21.05% 2.48% 10.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 42.11% 6.67% 14.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 14
Median daily rate £275 £419 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.32% +3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £394 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £444 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-13.90% +16.15%
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
19 45 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 50.00% 37.19% 69.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 22 84
Median daily rate £450 £425 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.49%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £32.50 £22.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.44% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.09%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 +16 8 £275 -34.32% 1
JavaScript
Wales

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 11 (84.62%) CSS
1 11 (84.62%) HTML
2 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (53.85%) MVC
4 6 (46.15%) jQuery
5 5 (38.46%) HTML5
5 5 (38.46%) CSS3
5 5 (38.46%) .NET
5 5 (38.46%) C#
5 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET
6 4 (30.77%) PHP
6 4 (30.77%) SQL
6 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
6 4 (30.77%) Unit Testing
6 4 (30.77%) User Experience
6 4 (30.77%) AngularJS
6 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (23.08%) Data Structures
7 3 (23.08%) Algorithms
7 3 (23.08%) Web Development
7 3 (23.08%) Subversion
7 3 (23.08%) Analytics
7 3 (23.08%) Mobile Development
7 3 (23.08%) Java
7 3 (23.08%) MySQL
7 3 (23.08%) SEO
7 3 (23.08%) CMS
7 3 (23.08%) Unix
7 3 (23.08%) Linux
7 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce

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 3 (23.08%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) MySQL
2 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
2 3 (23.08%) Subversion
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) .NET Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Web Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Website Developer
3 2 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (15.38%) C# Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (15.38%) Full Stack Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Java Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Transformation
4 1 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (84.62%) CSS
1 11 (84.62%) HTML
2 6 (46.15%) jQuery
3 5 (38.46%) .NET
3 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET
3 5 (38.46%) CSS3
3 5 (38.46%) HTML5
4 4 (30.77%) AngularJS
4 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (15.38%) XML
6 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 1 (7.69%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (7.69%) Web Services
6 1 (7.69%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) User Experience
2 3 (23.08%) Algorithms
2 3 (23.08%) Data Structures
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
1 3 (23.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) MVC
3 4 (30.77%) Unit Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Analytics
4 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
4 3 (23.08%) Mobile Development
4 3 (23.08%) SEO
4 3 (23.08%) Web Development
5 2 (15.38%) Front End Development
5 2 (15.38%) TDD
6 1 (7.69%) BDD
6 1 (7.69%) ITIL
6 1 (7.69%) ITSM
6 1 (7.69%) Pair Programming
6 1 (7.69%) Performance Optimisation
6 1 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (7.69%) Scrum
6 1 (7.69%) Web Design
6 1 (7.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) C#
2 4 (30.77%) PHP
2 4 (30.77%) SQL
3 3 (23.08%) Java
4 2 (15.38%) Scala
5 1 (7.69%) Go
5 1 (7.69%) Python
5 1 (7.69%) Ruby
5 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) ServiceNow