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 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
South West / Bristol
Rank 6 8 9
Rank change year-on-year +2 +1  
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 111 103 86
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 13.60% 11.38% 10.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.46% 33.99% 28.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 73 59
Median daily rate £400 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -9.67%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 £31.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.09% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year +11.84% +12.59%  

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 313 303 307
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 38.36% 33.48% 36.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 205 228
Median daily rate £375 £363 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.44% -5.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £291 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 17 5
Median hourly rate £42.50 £49.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.14% +23.75%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £31.00 £8.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £42.38
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

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 26 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript in Bristol.

Contractor hourly rate trend for JavaScript in Bristol

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 26 March 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.

1 146 (69.19%) HTML
2 136 (64.45%) CSS
3 95 (45.02%) Agile Software Development
4 80 (37.91%) .NET
5 77 (36.49%) C#
6 66 (31.28%) HTML5
7 63 (29.86%) AngularJS
8 56 (26.54%) Front End Development
9 55 (26.07%) MVC
10 52 (24.64%) CSS3
11 51 (24.17%) jQuery
12 47 (22.27%) Microsoft
12 47 (22.27%) Git (software)
13 46 (21.80%) Scrum
13 46 (21.80%) ASP.NET
14 41 (19.43%) SQL Server
15 37 (17.54%) Java
15 37 (17.54%) XML
16 35 (16.59%) React
17 33 (15.64%) User Experience
18 31 (14.69%) Web Development
18 31 (14.69%) TDD
19 30 (14.22%) Finance
19 30 (14.22%) ASP.NET Web API
20 29 (13.74%) SQL
21 26 (12.32%) Banking
21 26 (12.32%) ASP.NET MVC
22 25 (11.85%) REST
23 23 (10.90%) .NET Framework
24 22 (10.43%) Visual Studio

JavaScript
Top Related 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 15 (7.11%) SharePoint
2 13 (6.16%) Confluence
3 10 (4.74%) Drupal
4 9 (4.27%) CMS
5 6 (2.84%) WordPress
6 5 (2.37%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (1.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 3 (1.42%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.95%) MQSeries
9 2 (0.95%) NetWeaver
9 2 (0.95%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.95%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.95%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.47%) Apache
10 1 (0.47%) IIS
10 1 (0.47%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.47%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.47%) Oracle Service Bus
10 1 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (3.32%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.95%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (0.95%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.47%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.47%) MS Office
3 1 (0.47%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.47%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 20 (9.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (4.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (1.90%) Magento
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.47%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 19 (9.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (8.06%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (4.27%) GitHub
4 5 (2.37%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (2.37%) IBM Blueworks
5 2 (0.95%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.95%) SaaS
6 1 (0.47%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.47%) IaaS
6 1 (0.47%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.32%) HTTP
2 2 (0.95%) Intranet
2 2 (0.95%) Modbus
2 2 (0.95%) SSL
3 1 (0.47%) Extranet
3 1 (0.47%) LDAP
3 1 (0.47%) SSH
3 1 (0.47%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (19.43%) SQL Server
2 18 (8.53%) MySQL
3 12 (5.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 12 (5.69%) NoSQL
3 12 (5.69%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (4.27%) Big Data
4 9 (4.27%) Oracle Database
5 5 (2.37%) MongoDB
5 5 (2.37%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.90%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (1.90%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (1.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.42%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.95%) DB2
8 2 (0.95%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.47%) PerformancePoint
9 1 (0.47%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 47 (22.27%) Git (software)
2 22 (10.43%) Visual Studio
3 20 (9.48%) TeamCity
4 18 (8.53%) JIRA
5 13 (6.16%) Ant
6 12 (5.69%) Grunt
6 12 (5.69%) Visual Studio Team System
7 11 (5.21%) Maven
8 10 (4.74%) Cucumber
8 10 (4.74%) Jenkins
9 8 (3.79%) Artifactory
9 8 (3.79%) Team Foundation Server
10 7 (3.32%) Mocha
11 6 (2.84%) gulp
11 6 (2.84%) Karma Test Runner
12 5 (2.37%) Selenium
13 4 (1.90%) Gradle
13 4 (1.90%) JUnit
14 3 (1.42%) Bitbucket
14 3 (1.42%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 30 (14.22%) Finance
2 26 (12.32%) Banking
3 20 (9.48%) Telecoms
4 17 (8.06%) Marketing
5 11 (5.21%) Manufacturing
6 10 (4.74%) Electronics
7 9 (4.27%) Advertising
8 6 (2.84%) Retail
9 5 (2.37%) Back Office
10 1 (0.47%) International Banking
10 1 (0.47%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 186 (88.15%) Developer
2 51 (24.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 42 (19.91%) .NET Developer
4 34 (16.11%) C# Developer
5 33 (15.64%) JavaScript Developer
6 21 (9.95%) C# .NET Developer
6 21 (9.95%) Java Developer
7 20 (9.48%) Senior Developer
7 20 (9.48%) UI Developer
8 19 (9.00%) CRM Developer
9 17 (8.06%) HTML Developer
10 16 (7.58%) ASP.NET Developer
11 15 (7.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 14 (6.64%) Dynamics CRM Developer
12 14 (6.64%) Senior .NET Developer
13 13 (6.16%) HTML CSS Developer
13 13 (6.16%) Senior C# Developer
14 12 (5.69%) Angular Developer
14 12 (5.69%) Senior C# .NET Developer
15 10 (4.74%) Azure Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 146 (69.19%) HTML
2 136 (64.45%) CSS
3 80 (37.91%) .NET
4 66 (31.28%) HTML5
5 63 (29.86%) AngularJS
6 52 (24.64%) CSS3
7 51 (24.17%) jQuery
8 46 (21.80%) ASP.NET
9 37 (17.54%) XML
10 35 (16.59%) React
11 30 (14.22%) ASP.NET Web API
12 26 (12.32%) ASP.NET MVC
13 25 (11.85%) REST
14 23 (10.90%) .NET Framework
15 21 (9.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 20 (9.48%) Spring
16 20 (9.48%) WCF
17 18 (8.53%) Ajax
18 17 (8.06%) JSON
18 17 (8.06%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 33 (15.64%) User Experience
2 9 (4.27%) Mobile App
3 5 (2.37%) Client/Server
4 4 (1.90%) Digital Media
5 3 (1.42%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.42%) Blog
5 3 (1.42%) iPad
5 3 (1.42%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.47%) Clustering
6 1 (0.47%) CMDB
6 1 (0.47%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.47%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.47%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.47%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.47%) Social Media
6 1 (0.47%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.32%) Linux
2 6 (2.84%) Windows
3 5 (2.37%) Unix
4 3 (1.42%) Android
4 3 (1.42%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.95%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.47%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.47%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (45.02%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (26.54%) Front End Development
3 55 (26.07%) MVC
4 46 (21.80%) Scrum
5 31 (14.69%) TDD
5 31 (14.69%) Web Development
6 21 (9.95%) CRM
6 21 (9.95%) E-Commerce
7 18 (8.53%) Microservices
7 18 (8.53%) Responsive Web Design
7 18 (8.53%) Web Design
8 15 (7.11%) Unit Testing
9 14 (6.64%) BDD
9 14 (6.64%) OO
10 13 (6.16%) DevOps
11 12 (5.69%) High Availability
11 12 (5.69%) User Stories
12 11 (5.21%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (5.21%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (5.21%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 77 (36.49%) C#
2 37 (17.54%) Java
3 29 (13.74%) SQL
4 17 (8.06%) PHP
5 11 (5.21%) Python
6 9 (4.27%) Ruby
7 8 (3.79%) Scala
8 7 (3.32%) ES6
8 7 (3.32%) T-SQL
9 4 (1.90%) C++
9 4 (1.90%) TypeScript
9 4 (1.90%) XPath
10 3 (1.42%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.42%) VB
10 3 (1.42%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.95%) C
11 2 (0.95%) Perl
11 2 (0.95%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.95%) VB6
11 2 (0.95%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (4.27%) Security Cleared
2 5 (2.37%) Degree
3 4 (1.90%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.42%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.47%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.27%) QA
2 1 (0.47%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (1.90%) Docker
2 2 (0.95%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.42%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.47%) Ansible
Vendors
1 47 (22.27%) Microsoft
2 16 (7.58%) Oracle
3 12 (5.69%) SAP
4 11 (5.21%) Sitecore
5 9 (4.27%) Xamarin
6 8 (3.79%) Google
7 6 (2.84%) IBM
8 5 (2.37%) Pega
8 5 (2.37%) webMethods
9 4 (1.90%) hybris
10 3 (1.42%) ATG
11 2 (0.95%) Adobe
11 2 (0.95%) CA Agile Central
11 2 (0.95%) Remedy
12 1 (0.47%) DevExpress
12 1 (0.47%) Facebook
12 1 (0.47%) Nintex
12 1 (0.47%) Panasonic
12 1 (0.47%) ServiceNow
12 1 (0.47%) Splunk
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