Period
to 18 August 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 18 August 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
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 9 8
Rank change year-on-year +3 -1 -2
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 243 206 210
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 12.73% 11.98% 11.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.83% 29.68% 33.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 127 161
Bristol median daily rate £400 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +2.94% -2.86%
10th Percentile £299 £275 £268
90th Percentile £500 £475 £475
South West median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +1.33% +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Bristol median hourly rate - £42.50 -
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £43.75 £40.63
% change year-on-year +2.86% +7.69% +49.21%

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 843 694 633
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 44.16% 40.35% 35.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 594 450 445
Bristol median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £275 £269 £263
90th Percentile £514 £501 £483
South West median daily rate £400 £385 £363
% change year-on-year +3.90% +6.21% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 17 25
Bristol median hourly rate £40.88 £42.50 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.82% +7.59% +9.72%
10th Percentile £32.28 £25.15 £28.25
90th Percentile £48.38 £51.65 £48.90
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £43.50 £42.00
% change year-on-year -2.30% +3.57% +9.45%

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 18 August 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 18 August 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.

1 169 (69.55%) HTML
2 152 (62.55%) CSS
3 113 (46.50%) Agile Software Development
4 104 (42.80%) C#
5 95 (39.09%) .NET
6 81 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 74 (30.45%) MVC
8 69 (28.40%) HTML5
9 68 (27.98%) ASP.NET
10 65 (26.75%) Git (software)
11 64 (26.34%) AngularJS
12 55 (22.63%) SQL
12 55 (22.63%) CSS3
13 54 (22.22%) Finance
13 54 (22.22%) Scrum
14 50 (20.58%) ASP.NET Web API
15 49 (20.16%) Node.js
16 46 (18.93%) Unit Testing
17 45 (18.52%) jQuery
18 44 (18.11%) Front End Development
19 42 (17.28%) React
19 42 (17.28%) PHP
20 41 (16.87%) Oracle
21 38 (15.64%) XML
21 38 (15.64%) ASP.NET MVC
22 37 (15.23%) REST
22 37 (15.23%) Microsoft
23 35 (14.40%) Web Development
23 35 (14.40%) JSON
23 35 (14.40%) Microsoft Azure

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 14 (5.76%) Confluence
2 12 (4.94%) CMS
3 9 (3.70%) WebSphere
4 8 (3.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 8 (3.29%) SharePoint
5 7 (2.88%) Drupal
6 3 (1.23%) Apache
6 3 (1.23%) IIS
6 3 (1.23%) Joomla!
6 3 (1.23%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.23%) WordPress
7 2 (0.82%) JBoss
7 2 (0.82%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.41%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.41%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (0.41%) InfoPath
1 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 12 (4.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.06%) Magento
3 2 (0.82%) Shopify
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 35 (14.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (7.41%) npm
3 14 (5.76%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (5.35%) NuGet
5 9 (3.70%) GitHub
6 8 (3.29%) Dynamics 365
7 3 (1.23%) SaaS
8 2 (0.82%) IBM Blueworks
8 2 (0.82%) Yarn
9 1 (0.41%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.41%) MailChimp
9 1 (0.41%) Office 365
9 1 (0.41%) PaaS
9 1 (0.41%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 22 (9.05%) HTTP
2 3 (1.23%) Firewall
3 2 (0.82%) Bluetooth
3 2 (0.82%) DNS
3 2 (0.82%) IPsec
3 2 (0.82%) SSL
3 2 (0.82%) Wireshark
4 1 (0.41%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.41%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 27 (11.11%) MySQL
3 12 (4.94%) Oracle Database
4 9 (3.70%) DB2
5 4 (1.65%) DTS
5 4 (1.65%) Relational Database
5 4 (1.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.41%) Big Data
6 1 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.41%) Geospatial Data
6 1 (0.41%) JasperReports
6 1 (0.41%) MariaDB
6 1 (0.41%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.41%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.41%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 1 (0.41%) Oracle Discoverer
6 1 (0.41%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.41%) Redis
6 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 65 (26.75%) Git (software)
2 22 (9.05%) JIRA
3 18 (7.41%) TeamCity
4 17 (7.00%) Ant
5 16 (6.58%) Artifactory
5 16 (6.58%) Selenium
6 15 (6.17%) XMLUnit
7 13 (5.35%) Moq
7 13 (5.35%) SpecFlow
7 13 (5.35%) xUnit.net
8 12 (4.94%) Jenkins
9 11 (4.53%) Maven
10 9 (3.70%) Eclipse
11 8 (3.29%) webpack
12 7 (2.88%) gulp
13 6 (2.47%) GitLab
13 6 (2.47%) Grunt
14 5 (2.06%) PhpStorm
15 4 (1.65%) Karma Test Runner
15 4 (1.65%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 54 (22.22%) Finance
2 26 (10.70%) Banking
3 24 (9.88%) Marketing
3 24 (9.88%) Telecoms
4 22 (9.05%) Electronics
5 21 (8.64%) Manufacturing
6 7 (2.88%) Legal
7 4 (1.65%) Back Office
8 3 (1.23%) Retail
9 2 (0.82%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.82%) Front Office
9 2 (0.82%) Law
10 1 (0.41%) Military
10 1 (0.41%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 209 (86.01%) Developer
2 63 (25.93%) .NET Developer
3 32 (13.17%) JavaScript Developer
4 31 (12.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 30 (12.35%) PHP Developer
6 27 (11.11%) C# Developer
7 22 (9.05%) C# .NET Developer
8 21 (8.64%) ASP.NET Developer
9 18 (7.41%) Angular Developer
10 17 (7.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 17 (7.00%) React Developer
10 17 (7.00%) Senior Developer
11 15 (6.17%) Software Developer
12 14 (5.76%) Java Developer
13 12 (4.94%) .NET Software Developer
13 12 (4.94%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 11 (4.53%) Senior .NET Developer
15 10 (4.12%) Lead Developer
15 10 (4.12%) Software Engineer
15 10 (4.12%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 169 (69.55%) HTML
2 152 (62.55%) CSS
3 95 (39.09%) .NET
4 69 (28.40%) HTML5
5 68 (27.98%) ASP.NET
6 64 (26.34%) AngularJS
7 55 (22.63%) CSS3
8 50 (20.58%) ASP.NET Web API
9 49 (20.16%) Node.js
10 45 (18.52%) jQuery
11 42 (17.28%) React
12 38 (15.64%) ASP.NET MVC
12 38 (15.64%) XML
13 37 (15.23%) REST
14 35 (14.40%) JSON
15 32 (13.17%) .NET Framework
16 29 (11.93%) SOAP
17 25 (10.29%) Entity Framework
18 24 (9.88%) Redux
19 21 (8.64%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 21 (8.64%) User Experience
2 20 (8.23%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (8.23%) Greenfield Project
3 15 (6.17%) Self-Motivation
4 7 (2.88%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.65%) Digital Media
5 4 (1.65%) iPad
5 4 (1.65%) iPhone
6 3 (1.23%) Robotics
7 2 (0.82%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.82%) Data Structures
7 2 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.82%) Fintech
7 2 (0.82%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.41%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.41%) Digital TV
8 1 (0.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.41%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.41%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.41%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 13 (5.35%) Unix
2 10 (4.12%) Linux
2 10 (4.12%) Windows
3 7 (2.88%) Android
4 5 (2.06%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.23%) Windows 10
6 2 (0.82%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.82%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.41%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (46.50%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (30.45%) MVC
3 54 (22.22%) Scrum
4 46 (18.93%) Unit Testing
5 44 (18.11%) Front End Development
6 35 (14.40%) Web Development
7 33 (13.58%) Microservices
8 31 (12.76%) Problem-Solving
9 28 (11.52%) TDD
10 24 (9.88%) OO
11 22 (9.05%) Business Intelligence
12 21 (8.64%) DevOps
12 21 (8.64%) Digital Marketing
12 21 (8.64%) Programme Management
13 19 (7.82%) Test Automation
14 18 (7.41%) CRM
15 16 (6.58%) Continuous Integration
16 14 (5.76%) Strategic Thinking
17 13 (5.35%) Dependency Injection
17 13 (5.35%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 104 (42.80%) C#
2 55 (22.63%) SQL
3 42 (17.28%) PHP
4 31 (12.76%) Java
5 10 (4.12%) ES6
5 10 (4.12%) PL/SQL
6 9 (3.70%) C++
6 9 (3.70%) PowerShell
7 7 (2.88%) TypeScript
8 5 (2.06%) Python
9 4 (1.65%) Apple Swift
9 4 (1.65%) C
10 3 (1.23%) T-SQL
10 3 (1.23%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.82%) Apex Code
11 2 (0.82%) Java 8
11 2 (0.82%) PHP 7
11 2 (0.82%) Rust
11 2 (0.82%) VBA
12 1 (0.41%) R
Qualifications
1 15 (6.17%) Security Cleared
2 12 (4.94%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.82%) Degree
3 2 (0.82%) MCSE
3 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 12 (4.94%) Docker
2 2 (0.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (3.29%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.82%) Nagios
2 2 (0.82%) Opsview
2 2 (0.82%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.41%) Ansible
3 1 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 41 (16.87%) Oracle
2 37 (15.23%) Microsoft
3 21 (8.64%) SAP
4 4 (1.65%) Apple
5 3 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (1.23%) Sitecore
5 3 (1.23%) WooCommerce
6 2 (0.82%) Adobe
6 2 (0.82%) AppDynamics
6 2 (0.82%) Capita
6 2 (0.82%) HP
6 2 (0.82%) IBM
6 2 (0.82%) Pega
6 2 (0.82%) webMethods
6 2 (0.82%) Xamarin
6 2 (0.82%) Zend
7 1 (0.41%) Borland
7 1 (0.41%) DoubleClick
7 1 (0.41%) Google
7 1 (0.41%) VMware