Period
to 20 August 2018

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 6 months to 20 August 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 > Devon
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 6 13
Rank change year-on-year +1 +7 +6
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 70 94 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 14.89% 15.46% 10.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.23% 34.31% 22.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 60 16
Devon median daily rate £327 £400 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.25% +25.00% -5.19%
10th Percentile £263 £309 £159
90th Percentile £435 £476 £386
South West median daily rate £384 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +2.33% +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 8
Devon median hourly rate - £37.50 £48.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -23.08% +150.58%
South West median hourly rate £47.50 £43.75 £40.63
% change year-on-year +8.57% +7.69% +49.21%

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 Devon with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Devon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 188 274 196
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 40.00% 45.07% 47.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 160 117
Devon median daily rate £375 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +17.65% -4.90%
10th Percentile £263 £295 £203
90th Percentile £488 £500 £463
South West median daily rate £400 £385 £363
% change year-on-year +3.96% +6.14% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 26
Devon median hourly rate £41.00 £35.00 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.14% -20.00% +42.28%
10th Percentile £38.10 £31.38 £32.13
90th Percentile £43.75 £45.38 £51.50
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £43.50 £41.75
% change year-on-year -2.30% +4.19% +9.15%

JavaScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

Job postings citing JavaScript as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Devon.

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 6 months to 20 August 2018.

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 6 months to 20 August 2018. 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 +2 44 £327 -18.25% 33
Plymouth -10 5 £338 -15.63% 13
Honiton - 5 - -
Barnstaple 0 3 - -
JavaScript
South West

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 Devon region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 40 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (48.57%) HTML
3 32 (45.71%) .NET
3 32 (45.71%) Test Automation
4 31 (44.29%) SQL
5 29 (41.43%) CSS
6 28 (40.00%) C#
6 28 (40.00%) BDD
7 27 (38.57%) T-SQL
8 24 (34.29%) TDD
9 22 (31.43%) SQL Server
10 21 (30.00%) RESTful
11 20 (28.57%) Web Services
12 19 (27.14%) Continuous Integration
13 18 (25.71%) MVC
14 17 (24.29%) NUnit
15 16 (22.86%) Java
16 15 (21.43%) Front End Development
17 14 (20.00%) ASP.NET
18 13 (18.57%) XML
18 13 (18.57%) PHP
18 13 (18.57%) Unit Testing
19 12 (17.14%) Relational Database
19 12 (17.14%) React
20 11 (15.71%) RDBMS
20 11 (15.71%) Scrum
20 11 (15.71%) JSON
20 11 (15.71%) Cucumber
21 10 (14.29%) Degree
22 9 (12.86%) HTML5

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 1 (1.43%) Drupal
1 1 (1.43%) nginx
1 1 (1.43%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.00%) SaaS
2 4 (5.71%) NuGet
3 3 (4.29%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.43%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.00%) HTTP
2 2 (2.86%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (31.43%) SQL Server
2 12 (17.14%) Relational Database
3 11 (15.71%) RDBMS
4 5 (7.14%) MySQL
4 5 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (4.29%) Big Data
7 1 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 17 (24.29%) NUnit
2 11 (15.71%) Cucumber
3 9 (12.86%) Jenkins
4 4 (5.71%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (5.71%) SpecFlow
4 4 (5.71%) TeamCity
5 3 (4.29%) JMeter
5 3 (4.29%) Selenium
6 2 (2.86%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.43%) Bitbucket
General
1 8 (11.43%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.29%) Finance
2 3 (4.29%) Marketing
2 3 (4.29%) Retail
3 2 (2.86%) Law
4 1 (1.43%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 57 (81.43%) Developer
2 18 (25.71%) .NET Developer
3 12 (17.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 12 (17.14%) Tester
4 11 (15.71%) C# Developer
5 9 (12.86%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (12.86%) JavaScript Developer
6 8 (11.43%) Automation Tester
7 7 (10.00%) React Developer
8 6 (8.57%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 6 (8.57%) Software Developer
8 6 (8.57%) Web Developer
9 5 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
9 5 (7.14%) Graduate
9 5 (7.14%) Graduate Developer
10 4 (5.71%) Software Tester
10 4 (5.71%) SQL Developer
10 4 (5.71%) SQL Server Developer
11 3 (4.29%) Analyst
11 3 (4.29%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (48.57%) HTML
2 32 (45.71%) .NET
3 29 (41.43%) CSS
4 21 (30.00%) RESTful
5 20 (28.57%) Web Services
6 14 (20.00%) ASP.NET
7 13 (18.57%) XML
8 12 (17.14%) React
9 11 (15.71%) JSON
10 9 (12.86%) AngularJS
10 9 (12.86%) CSS3
10 9 (12.86%) HTML5
11 7 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
11 7 (10.00%) jQuery
12 6 (8.57%) XHTML
13 5 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 5 (7.14%) Node.js
13 5 (7.14%) Redux
14 4 (5.71%) D3.js
14 4 (5.71%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.43%) Digital Media
2 5 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.14%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (4.29%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (4.29%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.86%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.86%) User Experience
5 1 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.43%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.43%) Linux
1 1 (1.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (45.71%) Test Automation
3 28 (40.00%) BDD
4 24 (34.29%) TDD
5 19 (27.14%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (25.71%) MVC
7 15 (21.43%) Front End Development
8 13 (18.57%) Unit Testing
9 11 (15.71%) Scrum
10 9 (12.86%) Exploratory Testing
10 9 (12.86%) Functional Testing
10 9 (12.86%) Regression Testing
11 8 (11.43%) Web Design
11 8 (11.43%) Web Development
12 7 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
12 7 (10.00%) OO
12 7 (10.00%) SOLID
13 5 (7.14%) ERP
13 5 (7.14%) Functional Programming
13 5 (7.14%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 31 (44.29%) SQL
2 28 (40.00%) C#
3 27 (38.57%) T-SQL
4 16 (22.86%) Java
5 13 (18.57%) PHP
6 2 (2.86%) C++
6 2 (2.86%) Go
6 2 (2.86%) Objective-C
6 2 (2.86%) Python
6 2 (2.86%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.43%) C
7 1 (1.43%) ES6
Qualifications
1 10 (14.29%) Degree
2 8 (11.43%) Computer Science Degree
2 8 (11.43%) Security Cleared
3 7 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.43%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.43%) GCP
1 1 (1.43%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.86%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 5 (7.14%) Google
2 1 (1.43%) Oracle
2 1 (1.43%) Talend