Period
to 18 October 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 October 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 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 8 5
Rank change year-on-year +2 -3 +1
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 259 206 246
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 12.43% 10.85% 14.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.43% 27.61% 37.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 129 195
Bristol median daily rate £409 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.79% +2.94% -2.86%
10th Percentile £312 £283 £263
90th Percentile £533 £466 £475
South West median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year +11.11% +2.86% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate £68.75 - -
South West median hourly rate £46.00 £49.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -6.12% +30.67% +7.14%

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 911 746 654
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 43.73% 39.28% 38.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 637 489 462
Bristol median daily rate £413 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £280 £270 £263
90th Percentile £525 £490 £488
South West median daily rate £425 £375 £355
% change year-on-year +13.33% +5.63% -4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 18 24
Bristol median hourly rate £42.25 £42.50 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.59% +16.44% +1.39%
10th Percentile £35.08 £13.79 £26.05
90th Percentile £49.63 £52.80 £48.38
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £41.83 £40.00
% change year-on-year +1.61% +4.56% +1.91%

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 October 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 October 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.

1 174 (67.18%) HTML
2 157 (60.62%) CSS
3 120 (46.33%) Agile Software Development
4 111 (42.86%) C#
5 106 (40.93%) .NET
6 87 (33.59%) SQL Server
7 78 (30.12%) MVC
8 77 (29.73%) ASP.NET
9 70 (27.03%) Git (software)
10 69 (26.64%) SQL
11 64 (24.71%) Node.js
12 62 (23.94%) AngularJS
13 61 (23.55%) HTML5
14 54 (20.85%) React
15 51 (19.69%) Scrum
16 48 (18.53%) Front End Development
17 47 (18.15%) CSS3
17 47 (18.15%) Web Development
18 44 (16.99%) jQuery
19 43 (16.60%) Unit Testing
19 43 (16.60%) Finance
19 43 (16.60%) ASP.NET Web API
20 40 (15.44%) Microsoft Azure
20 40 (15.44%) JSON
21 37 (14.29%) TDD
22 36 (13.90%) .NET Framework
22 36 (13.90%) Oracle
22 36 (13.90%) ASP.NET MVC
22 36 (13.90%) Microservices
23 35 (13.51%) 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 (3.86%) CMS
1 10 (3.86%) Confluence
2 6 (2.32%) Drupal
3 4 (1.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (1.54%) Umbraco
3 4 (1.54%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.16%) Apache
4 3 (1.16%) Joomla!
4 3 (1.16%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.16%) WordPress
5 2 (0.77%) IIS
5 2 (0.77%) JBoss
6 1 (0.39%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.39%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.39%) Ethereum
6 1 (0.39%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.39%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 16 (6.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.93%) Magento
3 2 (0.77%) Shopify
4 1 (0.39%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 40 (15.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (6.95%) npm
3 16 (6.18%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (5.02%) NuGet
5 9 (3.47%) GitHub
6 5 (1.93%) Dynamics 365
7 3 (1.16%) SaaS
8 2 (0.77%) IBM Blueworks
8 2 (0.77%) Yarn
9 1 (0.39%) BrowserStack
9 1 (0.39%) Sauce Labs
9 1 (0.39%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 21 (8.11%) HTTP
2 4 (1.54%) IPsec
3 3 (1.16%) Bluetooth
3 3 (1.16%) Firewall
3 3 (1.16%) Wireshark
4 2 (0.77%) DNS
4 2 (0.77%) VPN
5 1 (0.39%) SSL
5 1 (0.39%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (33.59%) SQL Server
2 24 (9.27%) MySQL
3 9 (3.47%) Oracle Database
4 8 (3.09%) Relational Database
5 5 (1.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (1.54%) DB2
6 4 (1.54%) GIS
7 3 (1.16%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.16%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.77%) DTS
8 2 (0.77%) MariaDB
8 2 (0.77%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.77%) Redis
9 1 (0.39%) Blockchain
9 1 (0.39%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.39%) JasperReports
9 1 (0.39%) MS Access
9 1 (0.39%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 70 (27.03%) Git (software)
2 16 (6.18%) JIRA
2 16 (6.18%) XMLUnit
3 15 (5.79%) Selenium
4 13 (5.02%) Moq
4 13 (5.02%) SpecFlow
4 13 (5.02%) xUnit.net
5 12 (4.63%) Ant
6 10 (3.86%) Maven
6 10 (3.86%) Team Foundation Server
6 10 (3.86%) TeamCity
7 9 (3.47%) Artifactory
7 9 (3.47%) Jenkins
8 8 (3.09%) Visual Studio
9 7 (2.70%) webpack
10 6 (2.32%) Grunt
11 4 (1.54%) gulp
11 4 (1.54%) Hudson
11 4 (1.54%) JUnit
11 4 (1.54%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 43 (16.60%) Finance
2 25 (9.65%) Marketing
3 24 (9.27%) Telecoms
4 21 (8.11%) Electronics
4 21 (8.11%) Manufacturing
5 13 (5.02%) Banking
6 5 (1.93%) Legal
7 3 (1.16%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.77%) Back Office
8 2 (0.77%) Law
8 2 (0.77%) Retail
9 1 (0.39%) Advertising
9 1 (0.39%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 228 (88.03%) Developer
2 66 (25.48%) .NET Developer
3 34 (13.13%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 33 (12.74%) Senior Developer
5 31 (11.97%) JavaScript Developer
6 27 (10.42%) PHP Developer
7 24 (9.27%) C# Developer
8 23 (8.88%) Senior .NET Developer
9 18 (6.95%) C# .NET Developer
10 17 (6.56%) Angular Developer
11 15 (5.79%) ASP.NET Developer
12 14 (5.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 14 (5.41%) React Developer
12 14 (5.41%) Software Developer
13 13 (5.02%) Java Developer
14 12 (4.63%) CRM Developer
14 12 (4.63%) Dynamics CRM Developer
14 12 (4.63%) UI Developer
14 12 (4.63%) Web Developer
15 11 (4.25%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 174 (67.18%) HTML
2 157 (60.62%) CSS
3 106 (40.93%) .NET
4 77 (29.73%) ASP.NET
5 64 (24.71%) Node.js
6 62 (23.94%) AngularJS
7 61 (23.55%) HTML5
8 54 (20.85%) React
9 47 (18.15%) CSS3
10 44 (16.99%) jQuery
11 43 (16.60%) ASP.NET Web API
12 40 (15.44%) JSON
13 36 (13.90%) .NET Framework
13 36 (13.90%) ASP.NET MVC
14 35 (13.51%) XML
15 32 (12.36%) REST
16 25 (9.65%) SOAP
17 24 (9.27%) RESTful
18 23 (8.88%) Redux
18 23 (8.88%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 27 (10.42%) Greenfield Project
2 21 (8.11%) Self-Motivation
3 20 (7.72%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (5.79%) User Experience
5 4 (1.54%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.16%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.16%) Digital Media
6 3 (1.16%) iPad
6 3 (1.16%) iPhone
7 2 (0.77%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.77%) Fintech
7 2 (0.77%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.39%) Animation
8 1 (0.39%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.39%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.39%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.39%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.39%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.39%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 16 (6.18%) Linux
2 10 (3.86%) Windows
3 6 (2.32%) Unix
4 5 (1.93%) Android
4 5 (1.93%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.54%) Windows 10
6 3 (1.16%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.77%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (46.33%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (30.12%) MVC
3 51 (19.69%) Scrum
4 48 (18.53%) Front End Development
5 47 (18.15%) Web Development
6 43 (16.60%) Unit Testing
7 37 (14.29%) TDD
8 36 (13.90%) Microservices
9 34 (13.13%) Problem-Solving
10 27 (10.42%) DevOps
11 23 (8.88%) OO
12 22 (8.49%) Test Automation
13 21 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
13 21 (8.11%) Digital Marketing
13 21 (8.11%) Programme Management
14 20 (7.72%) CRM
15 17 (6.56%) Continuous Integration
16 16 (6.18%) Software Engineering
17 15 (5.79%) Strategic Thinking
18 14 (5.41%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 111 (42.86%) C#
2 69 (26.64%) SQL
3 35 (13.51%) PHP
4 34 (13.13%) Java
5 15 (5.79%) PowerShell
6 11 (4.25%) ES6
7 7 (2.70%) C++
8 6 (2.32%) Ruby
9 5 (1.93%) TypeScript
10 4 (1.54%) C
10 4 (1.54%) PL/SQL
10 4 (1.54%) Python
11 3 (1.16%) Apple Swift
11 3 (1.16%) Java 8
11 3 (1.16%) Rust
11 3 (1.16%) Scala
11 3 (1.16%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.77%) Apex Code
12 2 (0.77%) PHP 5
12 2 (0.77%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 20 (7.72%) Security Cleared
2 18 (6.95%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.16%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (0.77%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.77%) QA
System Software
1 18 (6.95%) Docker
2 2 (0.77%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (4.63%) Kubernetes
2 4 (1.54%) Ansible
2 4 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (1.54%) Puppet
3 1 (0.39%) Kibana
3 1 (0.39%) Packer
3 1 (0.39%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 36 (13.90%) Oracle
2 32 (12.36%) Microsoft
3 21 (8.11%) SAP
4 4 (1.54%) Google
4 4 (1.54%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (1.16%) Apple
5 3 (1.16%) Sitecore
6 2 (0.77%) Adobe
6 2 (0.77%) HP
6 2 (0.77%) IBM
6 2 (0.77%) Pega
6 2 (0.77%) webMethods
6 2 (0.77%) WooCommerce
6 2 (0.77%) Zend
7 1 (0.39%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.39%) VMware