Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 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
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 6 6
Rank change year-on-year -4 0 0
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 211 240 234
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 10.77% 14.21% 13.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.64% 37.85% 35.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 191 190
Bristol median daily rate £351 £350 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.14% -4.76% -2.00%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £294
90th Percentile £488 £475 £463
South West median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +3.57% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Bristol median hourly rate - - £9.00
South West median hourly rate £49.00 £23.28 £53.27
% change year-on-year +110.53% -56.30% +33.16%

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 792 634 656
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 40.43% 37.54% 38.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 532 454 528
Bristol median daily rate £375 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.17% -4.00% -
10th Percentile £275 £266 £272
90th Percentile £488 £500 £486
South West median daily rate £388 £363 £370
% change year-on-year +6.90% -2.03% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 19 15
Bristol median hourly rate £39.25 £39.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.64% +8.33% -17.24%
10th Percentile £13.79 £25.32 £11.90
90th Percentile £52.80 £50.63 £60.10
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £39.25
% change year-on-year +6.67% -4.46% +12.38%

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 20 November 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 20 November 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.

1 148 (70.14%) HTML
2 135 (63.98%) CSS
3 107 (50.71%) Agile Software Development
4 87 (41.23%) .NET
5 83 (39.34%) C#
6 80 (37.91%) AngularJS
7 72 (34.12%) MVC
8 67 (31.75%) jQuery
9 62 (29.38%) ASP.NET
10 58 (27.49%) SQL Server
11 56 (26.54%) Scrum
12 51 (24.17%) Git (software)
13 50 (23.70%) ASP.NET Web API
14 49 (23.22%) REST
15 46 (21.80%) ASP.NET MVC
16 45 (21.33%) React
17 44 (20.85%) Microsoft
18 41 (19.43%) SOAP
19 37 (17.54%) OO
20 36 (17.06%) TDD
20 36 (17.06%) Finance
20 36 (17.06%) Web Development
21 35 (16.59%) JSON
22 34 (16.11%) PHP
23 33 (15.64%) SQL
24 32 (15.17%) Marketing
24 32 (15.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
25 30 (14.22%) Oracle
26 29 (13.74%) Digital Marketing
27 28 (13.27%) OOD

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 (6.64%) CMS
2 11 (5.21%) Umbraco
3 10 (4.74%) Drupal
4 7 (3.32%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (2.37%) Sitecore CMS
6 4 (1.90%) Mule
7 3 (1.42%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 3 (1.42%) Apache
7 3 (1.42%) Confluence
7 3 (1.42%) JBoss
7 3 (1.42%) SAS
7 3 (1.42%) WordPress
8 2 (0.95%) EPiServer
8 2 (0.95%) nginx
8 2 (0.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (0.95%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.95%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.47%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.47%) Liferay
9 1 (0.47%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (1.42%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (2.37%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 20 (9.48%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (9.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (5.21%) GitHub
4 5 (2.37%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (1.42%) SaaS
6 2 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.47%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.47%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.47%) BrowserStack
7 1 (0.47%) Firebase
7 1 (0.47%) IaaS
7 1 (0.47%) Office 365
7 1 (0.47%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.42%) Bluetooth
1 3 (1.42%) HTTP
2 1 (0.47%) Extranet
2 1 (0.47%) Intranet
2 1 (0.47%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (27.49%) SQL Server
2 24 (11.37%) Oracle Database
3 19 (9.00%) MySQL
4 18 (8.53%) NoSQL
5 8 (3.79%) MongoDB
5 8 (3.79%) Relational Database
6 6 (2.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (2.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 5 (2.37%) Data Mining
8 4 (1.90%) Hadoop
9 3 (1.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.95%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (0.95%) DB2
10 2 (0.95%) Jackrabbit
10 2 (0.95%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.47%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.47%) Azure SQL Database
11 1 (0.47%) CouchDB
11 1 (0.47%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 51 (24.17%) Git (software)
2 21 (9.95%) Visual Studio
3 17 (8.06%) Maven
4 16 (7.58%) Jenkins
5 14 (6.64%) TeamCity
6 12 (5.69%) GitLab
7 11 (5.21%) PhpStorm
8 10 (4.74%) JIRA
9 9 (4.27%) JUnit
9 9 (4.27%) Selenium
10 8 (3.79%) Eclipse
11 6 (2.84%) Ant
12 5 (2.37%) Gradle
12 5 (2.37%) Mockito
12 5 (2.37%) Octopus Deploy
12 5 (2.37%) webpack
13 4 (1.90%) Cucumber
13 4 (1.90%) gulp
13 4 (1.90%) Team Foundation Server
14 3 (1.42%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 36 (17.06%) Finance
2 32 (15.17%) Marketing
3 25 (11.85%) Telecoms
4 24 (11.37%) Electronics
5 23 (10.90%) Manufacturing
6 11 (5.21%) Banking
7 3 (1.42%) Automotive
7 3 (1.42%) Local Government
8 2 (0.95%) Advertising
8 2 (0.95%) Back Office
8 2 (0.95%) Military
8 2 (0.95%) Retail
9 1 (0.47%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.47%) Law
Job Titles
1 173 (81.99%) Developer
2 60 (28.44%) .NET Developer
3 35 (16.59%) C# Developer
4 27 (12.80%) C# .NET Developer
5 24 (11.37%) ASP.NET Developer
5 24 (11.37%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 21 (9.95%) JavaScript Developer
7 20 (9.48%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 18 (8.53%) Software Developer
9 17 (8.06%) Agile Developer
9 17 (8.06%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 17 (8.06%) Full Stack Developer
9 17 (8.06%) Web Developer
10 16 (7.58%) .NET Software Developer
10 16 (7.58%) C# Software Developer
10 16 (7.58%) PHP Developer
11 15 (7.11%) Agile .NET Developer
11 15 (7.11%) Agile C# Developer
12 13 (6.16%) Analyst
13 12 (5.69%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 148 (70.14%) HTML
2 135 (63.98%) CSS
3 87 (41.23%) .NET
4 80 (37.91%) AngularJS
5 67 (31.75%) jQuery
6 62 (29.38%) ASP.NET
7 50 (23.70%) ASP.NET Web API
8 49 (23.22%) REST
9 46 (21.80%) ASP.NET MVC
10 45 (21.33%) React
11 41 (19.43%) SOAP
12 35 (16.59%) JSON
13 32 (15.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 27 (12.80%) HTML5
14 27 (12.80%) Node.js
15 25 (11.85%) CSS3
16 22 (10.43%) Web Services
17 20 (9.48%) RESTful
17 20 (9.48%) Sass
18 16 (7.58%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.11%) User Experience
2 11 (5.21%) Greenfield Project
3 8 (3.79%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (3.79%) Blog
3 8 (3.79%) Public Cloud
4 7 (3.32%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.90%) iPad
6 3 (1.42%) Virtual Team
7 2 (0.95%) Data Structures
7 2 (0.95%) Digital Media
7 2 (0.95%) EPoS
8 1 (0.47%) Cloud Native
8 1 (0.47%) Fintech
8 1 (0.47%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (4.74%) Linux
2 9 (4.27%) Android
3 8 (3.79%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.95%) Debian
4 2 (0.95%) Ubuntu
4 2 (0.95%) Unix
4 2 (0.95%) Windows
5 1 (0.47%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (50.71%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (34.12%) MVC
3 56 (26.54%) Scrum
4 37 (17.54%) OO
5 36 (17.06%) TDD
5 36 (17.06%) Web Development
6 29 (13.74%) Digital Marketing
7 28 (13.27%) OOD
8 25 (11.85%) Business Intelligence
8 25 (11.85%) Front End Development
9 23 (10.90%) Programme Management
10 22 (10.43%) BDD
10 22 (10.43%) E-Commerce
11 20 (9.48%) Microservices
12 18 (8.53%) DevOps
12 18 (8.53%) Kanban
12 18 (8.53%) Software Engineering
13 15 (7.11%) Test Automation
14 14 (6.64%) Continuous Improvement
15 11 (5.21%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 83 (39.34%) C#
2 34 (16.11%) PHP
3 33 (15.64%) SQL
4 27 (12.80%) Java
5 8 (3.79%) PowerShell
6 7 (3.32%) ES6
7 6 (2.84%) Python
7 6 (2.84%) Ruby
8 4 (1.90%) Scala
9 3 (1.42%) PHP 5
10 2 (0.95%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.95%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.47%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.47%) Groovy
11 1 (0.47%) Kotlin
11 1 (0.47%) Perl
11 1 (0.47%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.47%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (5.21%) SC Cleared
1 11 (5.21%) Security Cleared
2 3 (1.42%) Degree
3 1 (0.47%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.47%) ISEB
3 1 (0.47%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.27%) QA
2 1 (0.47%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (0.95%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (2.84%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.95%) Ansible
2 2 (0.95%) Puppet
2 2 (0.95%) TeamSite
3 1 (0.47%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.47%) Rancher
Vendors
1 44 (20.85%) Microsoft
2 30 (14.22%) Oracle
3 23 (10.90%) SAP
4 6 (2.84%) Sitecore
5 4 (1.90%) Adobe
5 4 (1.90%) hybris
6 3 (1.42%) Talend
6 3 (1.42%) Xamarin
7 2 (0.95%) ATG
7 2 (0.95%) Coverity
8 1 (0.47%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.47%) Google
8 1 (0.47%) Nintex
8 1 (0.47%) Zend