Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen with a requirement for JavaScript skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited JavaScript over the 6 months to 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Scotland > Aberdeen
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 2 -
Rank change year-on-year -15 - +9
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 3 29 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen 3.00% 27.36% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.50% 60.42% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 16 0
Aberdeen median daily rate £375 £288 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.43% - -
Scotland median daily rate £380 £364 £350
% change year-on-year +4.47% +3.93% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Aberdeen median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - £17.32 -

JavaScript is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Aberdeen
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 24 48 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen 24.00% 45.28% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 21 9
Aberdeen median daily rate £392 £288 £530
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.36% -45.75% +51.43%
10th Percentile £290 £160 £409
90th Percentile £438 £350 £550
Scotland median daily rate £388 £353 £365
% change year-on-year +9.93% -3.42% -2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 2
Aberdeen median hourly rate - £55.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +96.43% +60.00%
Scotland median hourly rate £21.00 £43.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -51.16% +14.67% +38.89%

JavaScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Aberdeen

Job postings citing JavaScript as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen.

Job vacancy trend for JavaScript in Aberdeen

JavaScript
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing JavaScript in Aberdeen.

Contractor daily rate trend for JavaScript in Aberdeen

JavaScript
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JavaScript in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 Aberdeen region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (100.00%) Entity Framework
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (66.67%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Intranet
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014

JavaScript
Co-occurring IT Skills in Aberdeen 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Database Developer
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript Developer
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Database Developer
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Developer
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) Disclosure Scotland