The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Devon 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 24 June 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 / Devon
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 9 10
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1  
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 45 38 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 13.43% 17.27% 12.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.41% 34.55% 29.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 14 16
Median daily rate £400 £320 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -14.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £165 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £364 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £340
% change year-on-year +3.44% +6.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 1
Median hourly rate £41.25 £47.50 £19.46
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.15% +144.15%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.39 £37.50 £39.78
% change year-on-year +15.70% -5.71%  

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 Devon with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Devon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 153 110 112
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Devon 45.67% 50.00% 44.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 61 59
Median daily rate £400 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.61% +10.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £275 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 15 9
Median hourly rate £42.50 £34.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +65.85%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £13.00 £19.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £49.60 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year +13.33% +2.73%  

JavaScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Devon 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 Devon

JavaScript
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JavaScript in Devon

JavaScript
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JavaScript in Devon over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JavaScript in Devon

JavaScript
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript in Devon.

Contractor hourly rate trend for JavaScript in Devon

JavaScript
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 within the Devon region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Plymouth -3 24 £375 - 1
Exeter -2 16 £450 +61.43% 7
JavaScript
South West

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Devon region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 75 (82.42%) HTML
2 68 (74.73%) CSS
3 39 (42.86%) Java
4 30 (32.97%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (27.47%) SQL
5 25 (27.47%) AngularJS
6 24 (26.37%) HTML5
7 23 (25.27%) CSS3
8 21 (23.08%) Python
9 20 (21.98%) C#
9 20 (21.98%) Web Services
9 20 (21.98%) Front End Development
10 19 (20.88%) Open Source
10 19 (20.88%) .NET
10 19 (20.88%) PostgreSQL
10 19 (20.88%) Security Cleared
11 17 (18.68%) Software Engineering
11 17 (18.68%) ASP.NET
11 17 (18.68%) Test Automation
12 15 (16.48%) XHTML
12 15 (16.48%) QA
13 14 (15.38%) SC Cleared
13 14 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
13 14 (15.38%) MVC
13 14 (15.38%) REST
14 13 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
14 13 (14.29%) XML
15 12 (13.19%) Unix
15 12 (13.19%) JSON
15 12 (13.19%) ASP.NET Web API

JavaScript
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 7 (7.69%) SharePoint
1 7 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (4.40%) CMS
3 3 (3.30%) WebSphere
3 3 (3.30%) WebSphere Portal
4 2 (2.20%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.10%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.10%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (4.40%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (2.20%) InDesign
2 2 (2.20%) OmniGraffle
2 2 (2.20%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (6.59%) IaaS
2 6 (6.59%) PaaS
2 6 (6.59%) SaaS
3 3 (3.30%) OpenShift
4 2 (2.20%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.10%) Internet
1 1 (1.10%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (20.88%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (9.89%) SQL Server
3 5 (5.49%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.40%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.20%) QGIS
5 2 (2.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.10%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.10%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (12.09%) Git (software)
2 9 (9.89%) Jenkins
2 9 (9.89%) Vagrant
3 4 (4.40%) JUnit
3 4 (4.40%) Maven
4 2 (2.20%) Axure RP
4 2 (2.20%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (1.10%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.10%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.10%) JIRA
5 1 (1.10%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (1.10%) Selenium
5 1 (1.10%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (2.20%) Finance
2 1 (1.10%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 78 (85.71%) Developer
2 22 (24.18%) Java Developer
2 22 (24.18%) Software Developer
3 16 (17.58%) .NET Developer
4 13 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 12 (13.19%) JavaScript Developer
6 10 (10.99%) C# .NET Developer
6 10 (10.99%) C# Developer
7 8 (8.79%) Angular Developer
8 7 (7.69%) .NET Software Developer
8 7 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 7 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (7.69%) C# Software Developer
8 7 (7.69%) Python Developer
8 7 (7.69%) SharePoint Developer
9 5 (5.49%) Java Software Developer
9 5 (5.49%) Senior Software Developer
10 4 (4.40%) Designer
10 4 (4.40%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (82.42%) HTML
2 68 (74.73%) CSS
3 25 (27.47%) AngularJS
4 24 (26.37%) HTML5
5 23 (25.27%) CSS3
6 20 (21.98%) Web Services
7 19 (20.88%) .NET
8 17 (18.68%) ASP.NET
9 15 (16.48%) XHTML
10 14 (15.38%) REST
11 13 (14.29%) XML
12 12 (13.19%) ASP.NET Web API
12 12 (13.19%) JSON
13 11 (12.09%) Dojo
14 10 (10.99%) jQuery
15 9 (9.89%) Ajax
15 9 (9.89%) RabbitMQ
15 9 (9.89%) SQLAlchemy
16 8 (8.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 8 (8.79%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.69%) N-Tier
3 6 (6.59%) Management Information System
3 6 (6.59%) User Experience
4 5 (5.49%) Driving Licence
5 3 (3.30%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.10%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (13.19%) Unix
2 10 (10.99%) Linux
3 9 (9.89%) Mac OS
4 6 (6.59%) Windows
5 3 (3.30%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.10%) Android
6 1 (1.10%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (32.97%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (21.98%) Front End Development
3 19 (20.88%) Open Source
4 17 (18.68%) Software Engineering
4 17 (18.68%) Test Automation
5 14 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (15.38%) MVC
6 10 (10.99%) Content Management
6 10 (10.99%) Mentoring
7 9 (9.89%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (9.89%) OWASP
7 9 (9.89%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (9.89%) Translating Business Requirements
7 9 (9.89%) Web Development
7 9 (9.89%) Workflow
8 7 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (7.69%) Document Management
8 7 (7.69%) Enterprise Content Management
9 6 (6.59%) Scrum
9 6 (6.59%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (42.86%) Java
2 25 (27.47%) SQL
3 21 (23.08%) Python
4 20 (21.98%) C#
5 5 (5.49%) Delphi
6 4 (4.40%) C
7 3 (3.30%) T-SQL
7 3 (3.30%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.10%) C++
8 1 (1.10%) Ruby
8 1 (1.10%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 19 (20.88%) Security Cleared
2 14 (15.38%) SC Cleared
3 11 (12.09%) BPSS Clearance
4 10 (10.99%) Degree
5 1 (1.10%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.10%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.10%) DBS Check
5 1 (1.10%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (16.48%) QA
2 5 (5.49%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.10%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (9.89%) Docker
1 9 (9.89%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 3 (3.30%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (10.99%) Oracle
2 7 (7.69%) Nintex
3 4 (4.40%) Adobe
4 3 (3.30%) IBM
5 2 (2.20%) Mapbox
5 2 (2.20%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.20%) Talend
5 2 (2.20%) Xamarin