Period
to 25 April 2019

The median contractor rate for a JavaScript Developer was £325 per day in advertised job vacancies in Devon during the 6 months to 25 April 2019.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Developer
South West > Devon
6 months to
25 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 44 52 37
Rank change year-on-year +8 -15 +19
Contract jobs requiring a JavaScript Developer 11 7 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 2.08% 1.29% 3.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.18% 1.33% 3.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 10
Devon median daily rate £325 £375 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.33% +36.36% -15.38%
10th Percentile £313 £288 £215
90th Percentile £513 £475 £382
South West median daily rate £425 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Devon median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £52.17 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Devon. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Devon
Contract vacancies in Devon with a recognized job title 504 527 489
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.27% 96.88% 96.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 325 300 302
Devon median daily rate £420 £400 £376
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +6.38% +0.53%
10th Percentile £250 £218 £215
90th Percentile £613 £563 £537
South West median daily rate £430 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +7.50% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 39 35
Devon median hourly rate £28.70 £35.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.00% -6.67% +68.54%
10th Percentile £11.00 £11.09 £11.90
90th Percentile £115.50 £48.15 £42.00
South West median hourly rate £37.50 £24.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +53.06% -33.78% -1.33%

JavaScript Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

Job postings that featured JavaScript Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Devon.

Job vacancy trend for JavaScript Developer in Devon

JavaScript Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing JavaScript Developer in Devon.

Contractor daily rate trend for JavaScript Developer in Devon

JavaScript Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JavaScript Developer in Devon over the 6 months to 25 April 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JavaScript Developer in Devon

JavaScript Developer
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript Developer within the Devon region over the 6 months to 25 April 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter +8 6 £413 +10.00% 5
Plymouth -1 3 £325 -13.33% 2
JavaScript Developer
South West

JavaScript Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 25 April 2019, JavaScript Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Devon region featuring JavaScript Developer in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) HTML
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
2 8 (72.73%) HTML5
3 7 (63.64%) CSS3
4 6 (54.55%) AngularJS
4 6 (54.55%) Java
4 6 (54.55%) Degree
4 6 (54.55%) Computer Science
4 6 (54.55%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (45.45%) Mentoring
5 5 (45.45%) Node.js
6 4 (36.36%) Sass
6 4 (36.36%) User Experience
7 3 (27.27%) Performance Analysis
7 3 (27.27%) React
7 3 (27.27%) LESS
7 3 (27.27%) Leaflet
7 3 (27.27%) Digital Media
7 3 (27.27%) MongoDB
7 3 (27.27%) FreeMarker
7 3 (27.27%) C#
7 3 (27.27%) PHP
7 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
7 3 (27.27%) CMS
8 2 (18.18%) Dojo
8 2 (18.18%) TDD
8 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
8 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
8 2 (18.18%) Open Source

JavaScript Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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 3 (27.27%) CMS
2 1 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (9.09%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) InVision
1 1 (9.09%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (9.09%) SaaS
2 1 (9.09%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) MongoDB
2 2 (18.18%) Redis
3 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
3 1 (9.09%) MariaDB
3 1 (9.09%) MySQL
3 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
1 2 (18.18%) gulp
1 2 (18.18%) webpack
2 1 (9.09%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
2 1 (9.09%) GitLab
2 1 (9.09%) Jasmine
2 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 1 (9.09%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (9.09%) Maven
2 1 (9.09%) Selenium
2 1 (9.09%) Sikuli
2 1 (9.09%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
1 11 (100.00%) HTML
2 8 (72.73%) HTML5
3 7 (63.64%) CSS3
4 6 (54.55%) AngularJS
5 5 (45.45%) Node.js
6 4 (36.36%) Sass
7 3 (27.27%) FreeMarker
7 3 (27.27%) Leaflet
7 3 (27.27%) LESS
7 3 (27.27%) React
8 2 (18.18%) Dojo
8 2 (18.18%) Express
8 2 (18.18%) MEAN Stack
9 1 (9.09%) LEMP Stack
9 1 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
9 1 (9.09%) React Native
9 1 (9.09%) Spring Boot
9 1 (9.09%) Spring Cloud
9 1 (9.09%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) User Experience
2 3 (27.27%) Digital Media
3 1 (9.09%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Computer Science
2 5 (45.45%) Mentoring
3 3 (27.27%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Front End Development
4 2 (18.18%) Microservices
4 2 (18.18%) Open Source
4 2 (18.18%) TDD
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (9.09%) Critical Thinking
5 1 (9.09%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (9.09%) OOP
5 1 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (9.09%) Scrum
5 1 (9.09%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (54.55%) Java
3 3 (27.27%) C#
3 3 (27.27%) PHP
4 1 (9.09%) Apple Swift
4 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
4 1 (9.09%) C
4 1 (9.09%) C++
4 1 (9.09%) ES6
4 1 (9.09%) Groovy
4 1 (9.09%) Java 8
4 1 (9.09%) Objective-C
4 1 (9.09%) Python
4 1 (9.09%) R
4 1 (9.09%) Ruby
4 1 (9.09%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Computer Science Degree
1 6 (54.55%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (9.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Adobe
1 1 (9.09%) Cypress Semiconductor