Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 5 16
Rank change year-on-year -4 +11 -4
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 60 91 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 11.26% 17.33% 10.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.35% 36.11% 19.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 67 43
Devon median daily rate £373 £376 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.93% +7.43% +8.11%
10th Percentile £261 £215 £245
90th Percentile £473 £494 £498
South West median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year +2.74% +4.29% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 0
Devon median hourly rate £45.00 £21.51 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +109.18% - -
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £23.28 £38.75
% change year-on-year +93.34% -39.94% -18.42%

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 257 252 285
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 48.22% 48.00% 53.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 160 223
Devon median daily rate £413 £370 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.49% -0.80% +10.93%
10th Percentile £260 £215 £265
90th Percentile £564 £510 £500
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 14 12
Devon median hourly rate £41.00 £28.14 £38.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.71% -27.39% +6.16%
10th Percentile £30.00 £18.64 £16.50
90th Percentile £48.00 £38.75 £45.10
South West median hourly rate £39.00 £40.00 £41.80
% change year-on-year -2.50% -4.31% +17.75%

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 February 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 21 February 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 -10 33 £375 -12.08% 28
Plymouth 0 18 £370 +48.00% 12
JavaScript
South West

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 42 (70.00%) HTML
1 42 (70.00%) CSS
2 21 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (31.67%) C#
4 18 (30.00%) AngularJS
5 17 (28.33%) .NET
6 16 (26.67%) Open Source
7 14 (23.33%) HTML5
7 14 (23.33%) SharePoint 2010
7 14 (23.33%) Enterprise Content Management
7 14 (23.33%) Web Services
7 14 (23.33%) Business Intelligence
7 14 (23.33%) SharePoint
7 14 (23.33%) Content Management
7 14 (23.33%) Document Management
7 14 (23.33%) Workflow
7 14 (23.33%) Nintex
8 13 (21.67%) CSS3
8 13 (21.67%) jQuery
9 12 (20.00%) Test Automation
9 12 (20.00%) MVC
9 12 (20.00%) Java
10 11 (18.33%) Security Cleared
10 11 (18.33%) Unit Testing
10 11 (18.33%) Degree
10 11 (18.33%) React
11 10 (16.67%) Front End Development
11 10 (16.67%) Node.js
11 10 (16.67%) RESTful
12 9 (15.00%) SC Cleared

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 14 (23.33%) SharePoint
1 14 (23.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 5 (8.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (5.00%) CMS
4 1 (1.67%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.67%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.67%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.00%) SaaS
3 2 (3.33%) npm
4 1 (1.67%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.67%) Heroku
4 1 (1.67%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.00%) MySQL
2 3 (5.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (5.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (5.00%) Bitbucket
1 3 (5.00%) JIRA
1 3 (5.00%) SpecFlow
2 2 (3.33%) Grunt
2 2 (3.33%) gulp
2 2 (3.33%) Jasmine
2 2 (3.33%) Karma Test Runner
2 2 (3.33%) NUnit
2 2 (3.33%) PHPUnit
2 2 (3.33%) Protractor
2 2 (3.33%) webpack
3 1 (1.67%) Selenium
3 1 (1.67%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.67%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (3.33%) Advertising
1 2 (3.33%) Finance
2 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.67%) Marketing
2 1 (1.67%) Retail
2 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 56 (93.33%) Developer
2 14 (23.33%) SharePoint Developer
3 9 (15.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 8 (13.33%) Developer in Test
4 8 (13.33%) Senior Developer
5 7 (11.67%) .NET Developer
5 7 (11.67%) Java Developer
5 7 (11.67%) Senior SharePoint Developer
5 7 (11.67%) Software Developer
6 6 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 4 (6.67%) Agile Developer
7 4 (6.67%) PHP Developer
8 3 (5.00%) Agile .NET Developer
8 3 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 3 (5.00%) Full Stack Developer
8 3 (5.00%) HTML CSS Developer
8 3 (5.00%) HTML Developer
8 3 (5.00%) React Developer
9 2 (3.33%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
9 2 (3.33%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (70.00%) CSS
1 42 (70.00%) HTML
2 18 (30.00%) AngularJS
3 17 (28.33%) .NET
4 14 (23.33%) HTML5
4 14 (23.33%) Web Services
5 13 (21.67%) CSS3
5 13 (21.67%) jQuery
6 11 (18.33%) React
7 10 (16.67%) Node.js
7 10 (16.67%) RESTful
8 9 (15.00%) .NET Core
9 8 (13.33%) JSON
9 8 (13.33%) JSON Schema
10 4 (6.67%) Dojo
10 4 (6.67%) Sass
11 3 (5.00%) FreeMarker
11 3 (5.00%) React Native
12 2 (3.33%) Gherkin
12 2 (3.33%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 6 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.00%) Driving Licence
3 3 (5.00%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (5.00%) N-Tier
4 2 (3.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.33%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.67%) Life Science
5 1 (1.67%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.67%) Social Media
5 1 (1.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (26.67%) Open Source
3 14 (23.33%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (23.33%) Content Management
3 14 (23.33%) Document Management
3 14 (23.33%) Enterprise Content Management
3 14 (23.33%) Workflow
4 12 (20.00%) MVC
4 12 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 11 (18.33%) Unit Testing
6 10 (16.67%) Front End Development
7 9 (15.00%) Microservices
7 9 (15.00%) Performance Testing
7 9 (15.00%) TDD
8 6 (10.00%) SOLID
9 5 (8.33%) BDD
9 5 (8.33%) Web Development
10 4 (6.67%) OOP
10 4 (6.67%) Scrum
10 4 (6.67%) SDET
Programming Languages
1 19 (31.67%) C#
2 12 (20.00%) Java
3 6 (10.00%) PHP
3 6 (10.00%) T-SQL
4 4 (6.67%) SQL
5 3 (5.00%) C
5 3 (5.00%) Python
6 2 (3.33%) ES6
6 2 (3.33%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.67%) C++
7 1 (1.67%) Go
7 1 (1.67%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 11 (18.33%) Degree
1 11 (18.33%) Security Cleared
2 9 (15.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.33%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.67%) Docker
1 1 (1.67%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 14 (23.33%) Nintex
2 3 (5.00%) Atlassian
2 3 (5.00%) Xamarin
3 2 (3.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.67%) Google
4 1 (1.67%) Red Hat