Period
to 20 July 2017

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 20 July 2017 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
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 8 16
Rank change year-on-year -13 +8 +4
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 3 11 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen 2.78% 14.67% 7.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.64% 29.73% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 3
Aberdeen median daily rate £288 £350 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.86% -20.00% +40.00%
10th Percentile £234 £325 £414
90th Percentile £331 £375 £511
Scotland median daily rate £375 £350 £363
% change year-on-year +7.14% -3.45% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Aberdeen median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £43.39 - £21.50

JavaScript is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Aberdeen
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 22 37 36
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen 20.37% 49.33% 30.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 6 20
Aberdeen median daily rate £338 £350 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.57% -7.28% +16.15%
10th Percentile £150 £239 £243
90th Percentile £394 £514 £458
Scotland median daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Aberdeen median hourly rate - £45.00 -
Scotland median hourly rate £38.75 £40.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year -3.13% +30.08% +7.89%

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 20 July 2017, 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
2 2 (66.67%) Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) XPath
3 1 (33.33%) Google Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Fat Client
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) CMS
3 1 (33.33%) OpenText
3 1 (33.33%) PLM
3 1 (33.33%) Teamcenter
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Content Management
3 1 (33.33%) Google
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) XSL
3 1 (33.33%) XSLT
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Apache
3 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) Tcl
3 1 (33.33%) Thin Client

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) AutoCAD
1 1 (33.33%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Google Analytics
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Web Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Development Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Production Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Web Production Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) DHTML
3 1 (33.33%) Itk
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) XSL
3 1 (33.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Fat Client
1 1 (33.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Analytics
1 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) CAD
2 1 (33.33%) Content Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) PLM
2 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) Tcl
1 1 (33.33%) XPath
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Google
1 1 (33.33%) OpenText
1 1 (33.33%) webMethods