Period
to 13 December 2018

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 6 months to 13 December 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)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 11 4
Rank change year-on-year +4 -7 +5
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 283 207 241
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 13.00% 10.51% 14.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.98% 26.07% 37.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 222 134 187
Bristol median daily rate £405 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +2.86% -3.45%
10th Percentile £313 £275 £267
90th Percentile £538 £488 £494
South West median daily rate £405 £370 £351
% change year-on-year +9.46% +5.34% -4.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate £68.75 - -
South West median hourly rate £46.00 £45.00 £22.89
% change year-on-year +2.22% +96.61% -57.03%

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 Bristol with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 944 794 646
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 43.36% 40.33% 38.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 691 531 460
Bristol median daily rate £425 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +3.45% -3.33%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £267
90th Percentile £538 £488 £525
South West median daily rate £425 £388 £370
% change year-on-year +9.68% +4.73% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 18 16
Bristol median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £38.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.84% -0.65% +2.00%
10th Percentile £35.08 £13.79 £24.08
90th Percentile £58.10 £50.08 £51.21
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £39.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +8.97% -2.50% -

JavaScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

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 6 months to 13 December 2018.

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 13 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 182 (64.31%) HTML
2 164 (57.95%) CSS
3 149 (52.65%) Agile Software Development
4 131 (46.29%) .NET
5 129 (45.58%) C#
6 99 (34.98%) SQL Server
7 94 (33.22%) ASP.NET
8 93 (32.86%) MVC
9 88 (31.10%) SQL
10 70 (24.73%) Git (software)
10 70 (24.73%) Node.js
11 68 (24.03%) AngularJS
12 65 (22.97%) Scrum
13 63 (22.26%) ASP.NET Web API
14 61 (21.55%) React
15 56 (19.79%) jQuery
16 53 (18.73%) Web Development
16 53 (18.73%) HTML5
17 51 (18.02%) TDD
18 48 (16.96%) Front End Development
19 46 (16.25%) Finance
20 44 (15.55%) JSON
21 42 (14.84%) Unit Testing
22 41 (14.49%) Microsoft
23 39 (13.78%) Oracle
24 38 (13.43%) Java
25 36 (12.72%) Test Automation
25 36 (12.72%) ASP.NET MVC
26 35 (12.37%) Marketing
26 35 (12.37%) PHP

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 10 (3.53%) CMS
1 10 (3.53%) Confluence
2 8 (2.83%) Drupal
3 7 (2.47%) Umbraco
4 5 (1.77%) WordPress
5 3 (1.06%) Apache
5 3 (1.06%) Joomla!
6 2 (0.71%) IIS
6 2 (0.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.35%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.35%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.35%) Ethereum
7 1 (0.35%) JBoss
7 1 (0.35%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.35%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (0.35%) Photoshop
1 1 (0.35%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 18 (6.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.71%) Magento
2 2 (0.71%) Shopify
3 1 (0.35%) R3 Corda
3 1 (0.35%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.35%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 34 (12.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (6.71%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (6.71%) npm
3 13 (4.59%) NuGet
4 9 (3.18%) GitHub
5 6 (2.12%) SaaS
6 2 (0.71%) IBM Blueworks
7 1 (0.35%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (0.35%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.35%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.35%) BrowserStack
7 1 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.35%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.35%) Google Tag Manager
7 1 (0.35%) Sauce Labs
7 1 (0.35%) Serverless
7 1 (0.35%) Slack
7 1 (0.35%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 35 (12.37%) HTTP
2 4 (1.41%) IPsec
3 3 (1.06%) Bluetooth
3 3 (1.06%) Firewall
3 3 (1.06%) Wireshark
4 2 (0.71%) DNS
4 2 (0.71%) VPN
5 1 (0.35%) Internet
5 1 (0.35%) Intranet
5 1 (0.35%) SSL
5 1 (0.35%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (34.98%) SQL Server
2 24 (8.48%) MySQL
3 18 (6.36%) Relational Database
4 9 (3.18%) Oracle Database
5 6 (2.12%) GIS
6 5 (1.77%) MongoDB
7 4 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.06%) MariaDB
8 3 (1.06%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.06%) Redis
9 2 (0.71%) DB2
9 2 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.35%) Blockchain
10 1 (0.35%) Geospatial Data
10 1 (0.35%) JasperReports
10 1 (0.35%) MS Access
10 1 (0.35%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 70 (24.73%) Git (software)
2 18 (6.36%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (5.65%) JIRA
3 16 (5.65%) XMLUnit
4 15 (5.30%) Jenkins
4 15 (5.30%) Selenium
5 13 (4.59%) Moq
5 13 (4.59%) SpecFlow
5 13 (4.59%) Subversion
5 13 (4.59%) xUnit.net
6 11 (3.89%) Hudson
7 10 (3.53%) JUnit
7 10 (3.53%) Visual Studio
8 5 (1.77%) Maven
8 5 (1.77%) webpack
9 4 (1.41%) Ant
9 4 (1.41%) Cucumber
10 3 (1.06%) Grunt
10 3 (1.06%) gulp
11 2 (0.71%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 46 (16.25%) Finance
2 35 (12.37%) Marketing
3 34 (12.01%) Telecoms
4 31 (10.95%) Electronics
4 31 (10.95%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.77%) Law
6 4 (1.41%) Banking
6 4 (1.41%) Legal
7 3 (1.06%) Advertising
7 3 (1.06%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.71%) Back Office
8 2 (0.71%) Retail
9 1 (0.35%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 255 (90.11%) Developer
2 84 (29.68%) .NET Developer
3 44 (15.55%) Senior Developer
4 34 (12.01%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 29 (10.25%) PHP Developer
5 29 (10.25%) Senior .NET Developer
6 27 (9.54%) C# Developer
7 26 (9.19%) JavaScript Developer
8 25 (8.83%) Software Developer
9 23 (8.13%) C# .NET Developer
10 21 (7.42%) .NET Software Developer
11 18 (6.36%) CRM Developer
12 17 (6.01%) Dynamics CRM Developer
12 17 (6.01%) Microsoft Developer
13 14 (4.95%) ASP.NET Developer
14 13 (4.59%) Agile Developer
14 13 (4.59%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 13 (4.59%) Lead Developer
14 13 (4.59%) UI Developer
14 13 (4.59%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 182 (64.31%) HTML
2 164 (57.95%) CSS
3 131 (46.29%) .NET
4 94 (33.22%) ASP.NET
5 70 (24.73%) Node.js
6 68 (24.03%) AngularJS
7 63 (22.26%) ASP.NET Web API
8 61 (21.55%) React
9 56 (19.79%) jQuery
10 53 (18.73%) HTML5
11 44 (15.55%) JSON
12 36 (12.72%) ASP.NET MVC
13 34 (12.01%) CSS3
13 34 (12.01%) RESTful
14 33 (11.66%) REST
15 31 (10.95%) XML
16 30 (10.60%) .NET Framework
17 23 (8.13%) Sass
18 21 (7.42%) Spring
19 20 (7.07%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 33 (11.66%) Greenfield Project
2 21 (7.42%) Self-Motivation
3 19 (6.71%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (4.59%) User Experience
5 4 (1.41%) Digital Media
6 3 (1.06%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.06%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.06%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.71%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.71%) Fintech
7 2 (0.71%) iPad
7 2 (0.71%) iPhone
8 1 (0.35%) Digital TV
8 1 (0.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.35%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.35%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.35%) IPTV
8 1 (0.35%) MPEG
8 1 (0.35%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 29 (10.25%) Linux
2 8 (2.83%) Windows
3 7 (2.47%) Unix
4 4 (1.41%) Android
4 4 (1.41%) Apple iOS
4 4 (1.41%) Mac OS X
4 4 (1.41%) Windows 10
5 3 (1.06%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (52.65%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (32.86%) MVC
3 65 (22.97%) Scrum
4 53 (18.73%) Web Development
5 51 (18.02%) TDD
6 48 (16.96%) Front End Development
7 42 (14.84%) Unit Testing
8 36 (12.72%) Test Automation
9 33 (11.66%) Microservices
9 33 (11.66%) Problem-Solving
10 31 (10.95%) Business Intelligence
10 31 (10.95%) Digital Marketing
10 31 (10.95%) Programme Management
11 27 (9.54%) Continuous Integration
12 25 (8.83%) DevOps
13 21 (7.42%) CRM
14 20 (7.07%) BDD
14 20 (7.07%) OO
15 18 (6.36%) Responsive Web Design
16 17 (6.01%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 129 (45.58%) C#
2 88 (31.10%) SQL
3 38 (13.43%) Java
4 35 (12.37%) PHP
5 20 (7.07%) PowerShell
6 18 (6.36%) Ruby
7 12 (4.24%) Scala
8 10 (3.53%) ES6
9 7 (2.47%) C++
9 7 (2.47%) Python
10 4 (1.41%) C
10 4 (1.41%) PHP 5
10 4 (1.41%) T-SQL
10 4 (1.41%) VB.NET
11 3 (1.06%) Java 8
11 3 (1.06%) PHP 7
11 3 (1.06%) Rust
11 3 (1.06%) TypeScript
12 2 (0.71%) Apple Swift
12 2 (0.71%) R
Qualifications
1 20 (7.07%) Security Cleared
2 17 (6.01%) SC Cleared
3 9 (3.18%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (0.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.71%) QA
System Software
1 23 (8.13%) Docker
2 2 (0.71%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (5.30%) Kubernetes
2 5 (1.77%) Ansible
3 4 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (1.41%) Puppet
4 1 (0.35%) Kibana
4 1 (0.35%) Packer
Vendors
1 41 (14.49%) Microsoft
2 39 (13.78%) Oracle
3 31 (10.95%) SAP
4 12 (4.24%) Google
5 3 (1.06%) Sitecore
6 2 (0.71%) Apple
6 2 (0.71%) Atlassian
6 2 (0.71%) HP
6 2 (0.71%) IBM
6 2 (0.71%) Pega
6 2 (0.71%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (0.71%) webMethods
6 2 (0.71%) WooCommerce
7 1 (0.35%) Adobe
7 1 (0.35%) Sage
7 1 (0.35%) VMware
7 1 (0.35%) Zend