The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for JavaScript skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 27 June 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)
South West / Bristol
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 7 4
Rank change year-on-year -6 -3  
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 85 95 118
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 9.98% 11.19% 12.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.90% 32.09% 33.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 69 93
Median daily rate £350 £330 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.06% -5.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £250 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.45 £37.50 £39.78
% change year-on-year +15.85% -5.71%  

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 Bristol with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 316 296 353
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 37.09% 34.86% 38.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 206 295
Median daily rate £388 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 15 3
Median hourly rate £48.50 £39.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.35% +8.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.85 £29.40 £34.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.10 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  

JavaScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol citing JavaScript as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for JavaScript in Bristol

JavaScript
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JavaScript in Bristol

JavaScript
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JavaScript in Bristol over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JavaScript in Bristol

JavaScript
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JavaScript in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Bristol region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 136 (69.74%) HTML
2 126 (64.62%) CSS
3 106 (54.36%) Agile Software Development
4 81 (41.54%) .NET
5 64 (32.82%) AngularJS
6 59 (30.26%) jQuery
7 57 (29.23%) C#
8 56 (28.72%) HTML5
9 52 (26.67%) MVC
10 50 (25.64%) Microsoft
11 49 (25.13%) Scrum
12 46 (23.59%) Front End Development
13 44 (22.56%) CSS3
14 43 (22.05%) React
15 41 (21.03%) ASP.NET Web API
15 41 (21.03%) ASP.NET
16 40 (20.51%) XML
16 40 (20.51%) Git (software)
17 39 (20.00%) TDD
18 37 (18.97%) SQL Server
19 35 (17.95%) Web Development
20 34 (17.44%) Java
21 32 (16.41%) User Experience
22 31 (15.90%) Finance
23 26 (13.33%) SQL
23 26 (13.33%) Visual Studio
23 26 (13.33%) CRM
23 26 (13.33%) REST
24 25 (12.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
24 25 (12.82%) Dynamics CRM

JavaScript
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 9 (4.62%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (4.10%) Confluence
3 7 (3.59%) CMS
3 7 (3.59%) Drupal
4 6 (3.08%) SharePoint
5 5 (2.56%) WordPress
6 3 (1.54%) Apache
7 1 (0.51%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.51%) IIS
7 1 (0.51%) Liferay
7 1 (0.51%) nginx
7 1 (0.51%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.51%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.51%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.51%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (2.05%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (1.03%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.51%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.51%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 25 (12.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (4.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (1.54%) Magento
4 1 (0.51%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.51%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.67%) GitHub
2 12 (6.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (5.64%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (3.08%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (2.56%) IBM Blueworks
6 2 (1.03%) SaaS
7 1 (0.51%) Firebase
7 1 (0.51%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.51%) IaaS
7 1 (0.51%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.13%) HTTP
2 2 (1.03%) Intranet
2 2 (1.03%) Modbus
2 2 (1.03%) SSL
3 1 (0.51%) LDAP
3 1 (0.51%) SSH
3 1 (0.51%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (18.97%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.13%) MySQL
2 10 (5.13%) Oracle Database
3 6 (3.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 6 (3.08%) NoSQL
4 5 (2.56%) Hadoop
5 4 (2.05%) MongoDB
5 4 (2.05%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.03%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.03%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.51%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.51%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.51%) SAP Data Services
8 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (0.51%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 40 (20.51%) Git (software)
2 26 (13.33%) Visual Studio
3 21 (10.77%) TeamCity
4 16 (8.21%) Visual Studio Team System
5 14 (7.18%) JIRA
6 13 (6.67%) Grunt
7 12 (6.15%) Maven
8 11 (5.64%) Ant
9 9 (4.62%) Jenkins
10 8 (4.10%) Cucumber
11 7 (3.59%) gulp
12 6 (3.08%) Gradle
12 6 (3.08%) Karma Test Runner
12 6 (3.08%) Mocha
12 6 (3.08%) Octopus Deploy
12 6 (3.08%) Selenium
12 6 (3.08%) Team Foundation Server
13 4 (2.05%) Artifactory
13 4 (2.05%) Bitbucket
14 2 (1.03%) SoapUI
General
1 31 (15.90%) Finance
2 24 (12.31%) Banking
3 18 (9.23%) Marketing
4 10 (5.13%) Electronics
4 10 (5.13%) Telecoms
5 9 (4.62%) Manufacturing
6 5 (2.56%) Advertising
6 5 (2.56%) Back Office
6 5 (2.56%) Retail
7 2 (1.03%) Automotive
7 2 (1.03%) Local Government
8 1 (0.51%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 173 (88.72%) Developer
2 37 (18.97%) .NET Developer
2 37 (18.97%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 24 (12.31%) C# Developer
4 23 (11.79%) CRM Developer
4 23 (11.79%) JavaScript Developer
5 19 (9.74%) Java Developer
5 19 (9.74%) UI Developer
6 18 (9.23%) C# .NET Developer
6 18 (9.23%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 17 (8.72%) HTML Developer
8 14 (7.18%) ASP.NET Developer
9 13 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 12 (6.15%) Microsoft Developer
10 12 (6.15%) Senior Developer
11 10 (5.13%) Angular Developer
11 10 (5.13%) HTML CSS Developer
11 10 (5.13%) Software Developer
12 8 (4.10%) .NET Software Developer
12 8 (4.10%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 136 (69.74%) HTML
2 126 (64.62%) CSS
3 81 (41.54%) .NET
4 64 (32.82%) AngularJS
5 59 (30.26%) jQuery
6 56 (28.72%) HTML5
7 44 (22.56%) CSS3
8 43 (22.05%) React
9 41 (21.03%) ASP.NET
9 41 (21.03%) ASP.NET Web API
10 40 (20.51%) XML
11 26 (13.33%) REST
12 25 (12.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 23 (11.79%) .NET Framework
13 23 (11.79%) ASP.NET MVC
13 23 (11.79%) RESTful
14 22 (11.28%) Ajax
14 22 (11.28%) JSON
14 22 (11.28%) WCF
15 21 (10.77%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 32 (16.41%) User Experience
2 16 (8.21%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (3.08%) Blog
3 6 (3.08%) Public Cloud
4 5 (2.56%) Client/Server
5 4 (2.05%) Virtual Team
6 3 (1.54%) iPad
7 2 (1.03%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.03%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.03%) Social Media
8 1 (0.51%) CMDB
8 1 (0.51%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.51%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.51%) EPoS
8 1 (0.51%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.56%) Linux
2 4 (2.05%) Windows
3 2 (1.03%) Android
3 2 (1.03%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.51%) Debian
4 1 (0.51%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.51%) Unix
4 1 (0.51%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (54.36%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (26.67%) MVC
3 49 (25.13%) Scrum
4 46 (23.59%) Front End Development
5 39 (20.00%) TDD
6 35 (17.95%) Web Development
7 26 (13.33%) CRM
8 20 (10.26%) DevOps
9 18 (9.23%) BDD
9 18 (9.23%) Microservices
10 17 (8.72%) Test Automation
11 16 (8.21%) OO
12 15 (7.69%) E-Commerce
13 14 (7.18%) Responsive Web Design
14 13 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
14 13 (6.67%) User Stories
15 11 (5.64%) Business Intelligence
16 10 (5.13%) Analytics
16 10 (5.13%) Digital Marketing
16 10 (5.13%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 57 (29.23%) C#
2 34 (17.44%) Java
3 26 (13.33%) SQL
4 21 (10.77%) PHP
5 10 (5.13%) Ruby
6 9 (4.62%) ES6
6 9 (4.62%) Python
7 8 (4.10%) Scala
8 5 (2.56%) PowerShell
8 5 (2.56%) T-SQL
9 4 (2.05%) VB
9 4 (2.05%) XPath
10 3 (1.54%) C++
10 3 (1.54%) TypeScript
11 2 (1.03%) Groovy
11 2 (1.03%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.03%) VB6
11 2 (1.03%) VBScript
12 1 (0.51%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.51%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (2.05%) Degree
2 2 (1.03%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.03%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.51%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.13%) QA
2 1 (0.51%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (2.05%) Docker
2 2 (1.03%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (3.08%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.51%) Ansible
2 1 (0.51%) Puppet
Vendors
1 50 (25.64%) Microsoft
2 12 (6.15%) Oracle
3 10 (5.13%) SAP
4 8 (4.10%) Google
5 6 (3.08%) hybris
5 6 (3.08%) IBM
6 5 (2.56%) Pega
6 5 (2.56%) Sitecore
6 5 (2.56%) webMethods
7 4 (2.05%) Adobe
8 2 (1.03%) ATG
8 2 (1.03%) CA Agile Central
9 1 (0.51%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.51%) DevExpress
9 1 (0.51%) Facebook
9 1 (0.51%) Nintex
9 1 (0.51%) Panasonic
9 1 (0.51%) Remedy
9 1 (0.51%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.51%) VMware
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