The median contractor rate for a JavaScript Developer was £413 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Developer
South West / Bristol
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 56 53
Rank change year-on-year -3 -3  
Contract jobs requiring a JavaScript Developer 9 15 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.07% 1.64% 2.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.13% 1.71% 2.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 12
Median daily rate £413 £338 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.22% -18.18%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £255 £332
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £357 £350
% change year-on-year +6.34% +2.09%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £30.65 -
% change year-on-year +40.31% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 799 878 832
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 95.23% 96.06% 94.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 545 614 596
Median daily rate £388 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.16% -2.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £269 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 38 29
Median hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.00% +105.88%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £12.50 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £95.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.28 £16.70
% change year-on-year -4.24% +9.43%  

JavaScript Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol that featured JavaScript Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for JavaScript Developer in Bristol

JavaScript Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JavaScript Developer in Bristol

JavaScript Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JavaScript Developer in Bristol

JavaScript Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 April 2017, JavaScript Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bristol region featuring JavaScript Developer in the job title.

1 29 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 15 (51.72%) CSS
2 15 (51.72%) CSS3
3 14 (48.28%) HTML5
3 14 (48.28%) HTML
4 12 (41.38%) C#
5 11 (37.93%) AngularJS
5 11 (37.93%) Front End Development
6 9 (31.03%) React
7 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (27.59%) Git (software)
7 8 (27.59%) Sitecore
8 6 (20.69%) Greenfield Project
8 6 (20.69%) Banking
8 6 (20.69%) TDD
8 6 (20.69%) Finance
9 5 (17.24%) REST
9 5 (17.24%) Infographics
9 5 (17.24%) Grunt
10 4 (13.79%) Node.js
10 4 (13.79%) Sass
10 4 (13.79%) Telecoms
10 4 (13.79%) .NET
10 4 (13.79%) jQuery
11 3 (10.34%) Java
11 3 (10.34%) MVC
11 3 (10.34%) HTTP
11 3 (10.34%) Redux
12 2 (6.90%) LESS
12 2 (6.90%) Twitter Bootstrap

JavaScript Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.45%) Confluence
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.45%) IaaS
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.45%) PaaS
1 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) HTTP
2 1 (3.45%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
1 1 (3.45%) MySQL
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Git (software)
2 5 (17.24%) Grunt
3 2 (6.90%) Jasmine
3 2 (6.90%) Maven
3 2 (6.90%) Mocha
4 1 (3.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (3.45%) gulp
4 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.45%) JIRA
4 1 (3.45%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (3.45%) Mercurial
4 1 (3.45%) Protractor
4 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.45%) TeamCity
4 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (20.69%) Banking
1 6 (20.69%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.45%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (51.72%) CSS
1 15 (51.72%) CSS3
2 14 (48.28%) HTML
2 14 (48.28%) HTML5
3 11 (37.93%) AngularJS
4 9 (31.03%) React
5 5 (17.24%) REST
6 4 (13.79%) .NET
6 4 (13.79%) jQuery
6 4 (13.79%) Node.js
6 4 (13.79%) Sass
7 3 (10.34%) Redux
8 2 (6.90%) LESS
8 2 (6.90%) RESTful
8 2 (6.90%) Spring
8 2 (6.90%) Spring Boot
8 2 (6.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (6.90%) Web Services
8 2 (6.90%) XML
8 2 (6.90%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (6.90%) User Experience
3 1 (3.45%) iPad
3 1 (3.45%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) Front End Development
2 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (20.69%) TDD
4 5 (17.24%) Infographics
5 3 (10.34%) MVC
6 2 (6.90%) DevOps
6 2 (6.90%) OO
6 2 (6.90%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (6.90%) Scrum
7 1 (3.45%) Automated Testing
7 1 (3.45%) BDD
7 1 (3.45%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (3.45%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
7 1 (3.45%) Integration Testing
7 1 (3.45%) Microservices
7 1 (3.45%) Pair Programming
7 1 (3.45%) SOLID
7 1 (3.45%) Web Accessibility
7 1 (3.45%) Web Design
7 1 (3.45%) Workflow Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (41.38%) C#
3 3 (10.34%) Java
4 2 (6.90%) ES6
4 2 (6.90%) XPath
5 1 (3.45%) TypeScript
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Docker
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) Sitecore
2 1 (3.45%) Google
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
Bristol, Avon
Austin Fraser
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