Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 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
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 11 19
Rank change year-on-year +2 +8 -7
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 64 61 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 11.11% 13.15% 7.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.20% 28.50% 16.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 40 34
Devon median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69% -3.70%
10th Percentile £308 £162 £214
90th Percentile £489 £468 £492
South West median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +3.57% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 0
Devon median hourly rate £41.25 £23.53 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +75.35% - -
South West median hourly rate £49.00 £23.28 £53.27
% change year-on-year +110.53% -56.30% +33.16%

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 254 214 266
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 44.10% 46.12% 45.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 131 187
Devon median daily rate £400 £325 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.08% -9.72% -3.03%
10th Percentile £260 £188 £263
90th Percentile £536 £488 £505
South West median daily rate £388 £363 £370
% change year-on-year +6.90% -2.03% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 22 14
Devon median hourly rate £35.00 £40.75 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.11% +10.14% +2.78%
10th Percentile £29.50 £18.97 £19.55
90th Percentile £47.25 £48.00 £43.23
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £39.25
% change year-on-year +5.26% -3.18% +12.14%

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 21 November 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Devon

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing JavaScript in Devon over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 21 November 2017. 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
Plymouth +4 40 £388 +76.14% 1
Exeter -12 14 £475 +24.18% 6
JavaScript
South West

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 50 (78.13%) HTML
2 48 (75.00%) CSS
3 32 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (43.75%) Java
5 25 (39.06%) Test Automation
6 20 (31.25%) Security Cleared
7 18 (28.13%) XML
8 17 (26.56%) SharePoint
8 17 (26.56%) Business Intelligence
8 17 (26.56%) Workflow
8 17 (26.56%) Content Management
8 17 (26.56%) Document Management
8 17 (26.56%) Degree
8 17 (26.56%) Git (software)
8 17 (26.56%) Enterprise Content Management
8 17 (26.56%) SharePoint 2010
8 17 (26.56%) Jenkins
8 17 (26.56%) Nintex
9 16 (25.00%) Linux
10 15 (23.44%) Management Information System
11 13 (20.31%) Subversion
11 13 (20.31%) Struts
11 13 (20.31%) EJB
11 13 (20.31%) DB2
11 13 (20.31%) IBM
11 13 (20.31%) JBoss
11 13 (20.31%) Tomcat
11 13 (20.31%) WebSphere
11 13 (20.31%) Java EE
11 13 (20.31%) CentOS

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 17 (26.56%) SharePoint
1 17 (26.56%) SharePoint 2010
2 13 (20.31%) JBoss
2 13 (20.31%) Tomcat
2 13 (20.31%) WebSphere
3 5 (7.81%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (4.69%) CMS
5 2 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.56%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.56%) Drupal
6 1 (1.56%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.06%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.56%) Heroku
2 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.25%) SMS
2 2 (3.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.31%) DB2
2 8 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 6 (9.38%) RDBMS
4 4 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (4.69%) MongoDB
5 3 (4.69%) SQL Server
6 2 (3.13%) Neo4j
7 1 (1.56%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.56%) MySQL
7 1 (1.56%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 17 (26.56%) Git (software)
1 17 (26.56%) Jenkins
2 13 (20.31%) Subversion
3 4 (6.25%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.56%) FxCop
4 1 (1.56%) Grunt
4 1 (1.56%) gulp
4 1 (1.56%) JIRA
4 1 (1.56%) NUnit
4 1 (1.56%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (1.56%) ReSharper
4 1 (1.56%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.56%) webpack
General
1 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 61 (95.31%) Developer
2 22 (34.38%) Java Developer
3 17 (26.56%) SharePoint Developer
4 10 (15.63%) Senior Developer
5 9 (14.06%) JavaScript Developer
5 9 (14.06%) Senior SharePoint Developer
6 8 (12.50%) HTML CSS Developer
6 8 (12.50%) HTML Developer
7 6 (9.38%) Software Developer
8 5 (7.81%) SC Cleared SharePoint Developer
9 3 (4.69%) .NET Developer
9 3 (4.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 3 (4.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 3 (4.69%) Python Developer
9 3 (4.69%) Senior JavaScript Developer
10 2 (3.13%) Agile Java Developer
10 2 (3.13%) AWS Developer
10 2 (3.13%) Delphi Developer
10 2 (3.13%) PHP Developer
10 2 (3.13%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (78.13%) HTML
2 48 (75.00%) CSS
3 18 (28.13%) XML
4 13 (20.31%) EJB
4 13 (20.31%) Java EE
4 13 (20.31%) Struts
5 11 (17.19%) CSS3
5 11 (17.19%) HTML5
6 10 (15.63%) Web Services
7 8 (12.50%) AngularJS
8 6 (9.38%) RESTful
9 5 (7.81%) REST
9 5 (7.81%) XHTML
10 4 (6.25%) .NET
10 4 (6.25%) Ajax
10 4 (6.25%) Dojo
11 3 (4.69%) FreeMarker
11 3 (4.69%) jQuery
11 3 (4.69%) JSON
11 3 (4.69%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.44%) Management Information System
2 8 (12.50%) Driving Licence
3 7 (10.94%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (9.38%) N-Tier
5 3 (4.69%) Mobile App
6 2 (3.13%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.56%) Life Science
7 1 (1.56%) Social Media
7 1 (1.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (25.00%) Linux
2 13 (20.31%) CentOS
2 13 (20.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (7.81%) Unix
4 3 (4.69%) Mac OS
5 2 (3.13%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.56%) Android
6 1 (1.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (39.06%) Test Automation
3 17 (26.56%) Business Intelligence
3 17 (26.56%) Content Management
3 17 (26.56%) Document Management
3 17 (26.56%) Enterprise Content Management
3 17 (26.56%) Workflow
4 13 (20.31%) Continuous Deployment
4 13 (20.31%) Front End Development
5 10 (15.63%) Web Development
6 9 (14.06%) Open Source
7 8 (12.50%) Unit Testing
8 6 (9.38%) Build Automation
8 6 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (9.38%) Dependency Injection
9 5 (7.81%) MVC
10 4 (6.25%) Software Engineering
11 3 (4.69%) OWASP
11 3 (4.69%) Scrum
11 3 (4.69%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 28 (43.75%) Java
2 8 (12.50%) SQL
3 7 (10.94%) Python
4 4 (6.25%) C
4 4 (6.25%) C#
4 4 (6.25%) PHP
5 2 (3.13%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 20 (31.25%) Security Cleared
2 17 (26.56%) Degree
3 10 (15.63%) SC Cleared
4 8 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.94%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (6.25%) QA
3 1 (1.56%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (6.25%) Docker
1 4 (6.25%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 17 (26.56%) Nintex
2 13 (20.31%) IBM
3 3 (4.69%) Xamarin
4 2 (3.13%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.56%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.56%) Zend