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 29 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.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
South West / Devon
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 15 10
Rank change year-on-year +9 -5  
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 46 19 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 17.23% 9.95% 11.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.51% 18.81% 25.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 8 8
Median daily rate £353 £325 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.46% +1.96%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £320 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £364 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +11.84% +8.57%  

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 126 101 110
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Devon 47.19% 52.88% 43.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 74 41
Median daily rate £370 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 6
Median hourly rate £23.00 £42.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.88% +18.05%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +3.75% +11.11%  

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 29 March 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 29 March 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
Exeter +1 29 £400 +14.28% 12
Plymouth +6 12 £298 - 4
Barnstaple - 1 £250 -
JavaScript
South West

For the 6 months to 29 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 Devon region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 61 (69.32%) HTML
2 48 (54.55%) Java
2 48 (54.55%) CSS
3 35 (39.77%) SQL
4 28 (31.82%) Open Source
5 27 (30.68%) PostgreSQL
6 26 (29.55%) XML
7 25 (28.41%) C#
7 25 (28.41%) .NET
8 24 (27.27%) Spring
9 22 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (25.00%) Web Services
10 21 (23.86%) ASP.NET
10 21 (23.86%) HTML5
10 21 (23.86%) AngularJS
11 19 (21.59%) ASP.NET Web API
11 19 (21.59%) REST
11 19 (21.59%) CSS3
12 18 (20.45%) Grails
12 18 (20.45%) Groovy
12 18 (20.45%) MVC
13 17 (19.32%) jQuery
13 17 (19.32%) Git (software)
13 17 (19.32%) Jenkins
14 16 (18.18%) Gradle
14 16 (18.18%) Hibernate
15 15 (17.05%) Oracle
15 15 (17.05%) WCF
15 15 (17.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 15 (17.05%) Docker

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 6 (6.82%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (5.68%) WebSphere
3 4 (4.55%) CMS
4 3 (3.41%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.41%) WebSphere Portal
5 2 (2.27%) JBoss
5 2 (2.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (2.27%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.27%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.14%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (2.27%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (2.27%) InDesign
1 2 (2.27%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.27%) OmniGraffle
1 2 (2.27%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.82%) IaaS
1 6 (6.82%) PaaS
1 6 (6.82%) SaaS
2 4 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.27%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (1.14%) GitHub
4 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.68%) HTTP
2 1 (1.14%) Internet
2 1 (1.14%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (30.68%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 8 (9.09%) Relational Database
4 5 (5.68%) MongoDB
4 5 (5.68%) Neo4j
4 5 (5.68%) Oracle Database
5 4 (4.55%) RDBMS
6 3 (3.41%) MySQL
7 2 (2.27%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (2.27%) QGIS
8 1 (1.14%) GIS
8 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (19.32%) Git (software)
1 17 (19.32%) Jenkins
2 16 (18.18%) Gradle
3 15 (17.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (4.55%) Maven
5 3 (3.41%) JUnit
6 2 (2.27%) Axure RP
7 1 (1.14%) Ant
7 1 (1.14%) Artifactory
7 1 (1.14%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.14%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.14%) Grunt
7 1 (1.14%) Jasmine
7 1 (1.14%) JIRA
7 1 (1.14%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (1.14%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.14%) SonarQube
7 1 (1.14%) TestComplete
7 1 (1.14%) TestRail
General
1 4 (4.55%) Finance
2 1 (1.14%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 74 (84.09%) Developer
2 33 (37.50%) Java Developer
3 19 (21.59%) .NET Developer
4 16 (18.18%) JavaScript Developer
4 16 (18.18%) Software Developer
5 12 (13.64%) .NET Software Developer
5 12 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 12 (13.64%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (13.64%) C# Developer
5 12 (13.64%) C# Software Developer
6 8 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (6.82%) Angular Developer
8 5 (5.68%) Full Stack Developer
9 4 (4.55%) Python Developer
9 4 (4.55%) Software Engineer
10 3 (3.41%) Java Software Developer
10 3 (3.41%) Lead Software Engineer
10 3 (3.41%) Senior Developer
10 3 (3.41%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (69.32%) HTML
2 48 (54.55%) CSS
3 26 (29.55%) XML
4 25 (28.41%) .NET
5 24 (27.27%) Spring
6 22 (25.00%) Web Services
7 21 (23.86%) AngularJS
7 21 (23.86%) ASP.NET
7 21 (23.86%) HTML5
8 19 (21.59%) ASP.NET Web API
8 19 (21.59%) CSS3
8 19 (21.59%) REST
9 18 (20.45%) Grails
10 17 (19.32%) jQuery
11 16 (18.18%) Hibernate
12 15 (17.05%) RabbitMQ
12 15 (17.05%) WCF
13 12 (13.64%) SOAP
14 11 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
15 9 (10.23%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.95%) N-Tier
3 6 (6.82%) User Experience
4 3 (3.41%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.27%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.27%) NHS
6 1 (1.14%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.09%) Unix
2 7 (7.95%) Windows
3 6 (6.82%) Linux
4 5 (5.68%) Mac OS X
4 5 (5.68%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (31.82%) Open Source
2 22 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (20.45%) MVC
4 13 (14.77%) Continuous Delivery
4 13 (14.77%) Continuous Improvement
4 13 (14.77%) Customer Requirements
4 13 (14.77%) Migration
5 12 (13.64%) Front End Development
6 9 (10.23%) Software Engineering
7 7 (7.95%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (7.95%) Web Design
7 7 (7.95%) Web Development
8 6 (6.82%) Responsive Web Design
9 5 (5.68%) SDLC
9 5 (5.68%) Unit Testing
10 4 (4.55%) Build Automation
10 4 (4.55%) Configuration Management
10 4 (4.55%) Dependency Injection
10 4 (4.55%) Microservices
10 4 (4.55%) OO
Programming Languages
1 48 (54.55%) Java
2 35 (39.77%) SQL
3 25 (28.41%) C#
4 18 (20.45%) Groovy
5 13 (14.77%) Python
6 5 (5.68%) C
6 5 (5.68%) VB.NET
7 3 (3.41%) PHP
7 3 (3.41%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.27%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.14%) C++
9 1 (1.14%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (15.91%) Security Cleared
2 12 (13.64%) SC Cleared
3 11 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (3.41%) Degree
5 1 (1.14%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.14%) DBS Check
5 1 (1.14%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.82%) QA
2 3 (3.41%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 15 (17.05%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (3.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (17.05%) Oracle
2 3 (3.41%) IBM
2 3 (3.41%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.27%) Adobe
3 2 (2.27%) Mapbox
4 1 (1.14%) Black Duck