Period
to 26 May 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 26 May 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
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 6 8
Rank change year-on-year -1 +2 +2
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 73 99 62
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 13.30% 18.37% 13.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.29% 38.67% 25.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 69 32
Devon median daily rate £350 £376 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.91% +7.43% -
10th Percentile £246 £243 £310
90th Percentile £435 £490 £486
South West median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 6
Devon median hourly rate £45.00 - £48.75
10th Percentile £42.50 - £26.25
90th Percentile £47.50 - £51.50
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year +5.88% +9.68% +99.18%

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 241 256 242
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 43.90% 47.50% 51.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 155 170
Devon median daily rate £410 £376 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.04% +0.27% +7.14%
10th Percentile £280 £263 £287
90th Percentile £550 £492 £475
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% -2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 6 16
Devon median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -11.76% +19.72%
10th Percentile £35.73 £26.88 £16.50
90th Percentile £47.95 £41.88 £51.50
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £42.00
% change year-on-year - +1.19% +13.51%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 -6 50 £350 -21.35% 19
Plymouth +3 11 £375 - 10
Honiton - 1 - - 1
JavaScript
South West

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 39 (53.42%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (47.95%) HTML
3 31 (42.47%) C#
4 30 (41.10%) CSS
5 29 (39.73%) .NET
6 28 (38.36%) Test Automation
7 25 (34.25%) Web Services
8 24 (32.88%) RESTful
8 24 (32.88%) BDD
9 20 (27.40%) MVC
10 19 (26.03%) TDD
10 19 (26.03%) T-SQL
11 18 (24.66%) SQL
11 18 (24.66%) React
12 16 (21.92%) Java
13 15 (20.55%) SQL Server
13 15 (20.55%) JSON
13 15 (20.55%) AngularJS
14 14 (19.18%) Security Cleared
15 13 (17.81%) Continuous Integration
15 13 (17.81%) SC Cleared
16 12 (16.44%) jQuery
16 12 (16.44%) Unit Testing
17 11 (15.07%) Cucumber
17 11 (15.07%) Node.js
17 11 (15.07%) Scrum
17 11 (15.07%) SOLID
18 10 (13.70%) NUnit
18 10 (13.70%) Open Source
19 9 (12.33%) Performance Testing

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 (9.59%) SharePoint
1 7 (9.59%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (2.74%) WordPress
3 1 (1.37%) Drupal
3 1 (1.37%) nginx
3 1 (1.37%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.96%) SaaS
2 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.11%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (2.74%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.74%) npm
5 1 (1.37%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.59%) HTTP
2 2 (2.74%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.55%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.22%) Relational Database
3 5 (6.85%) RDBMS
3 5 (6.85%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (4.11%) MySQL
5 2 (2.74%) Big Data
6 1 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 11 (15.07%) Cucumber
2 10 (13.70%) NUnit
3 9 (12.33%) Jenkins
4 3 (4.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (4.11%) Bitbucket
4 3 (4.11%) JIRA
4 3 (4.11%) SpecFlow
5 2 (2.74%) Jasmine
5 2 (2.74%) Karma Test Runner
5 2 (2.74%) PHPUnit
5 2 (2.74%) Protractor
6 1 (1.37%) Grunt
6 1 (1.37%) gulp
6 1 (1.37%) Selenium
6 1 (1.37%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.37%) webpack
General
1 3 (4.11%) Advertising
1 3 (4.11%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.74%) Finance
2 2 (2.74%) Law
3 1 (1.37%) Marketing
3 1 (1.37%) Retail
Job Titles
1 57 (78.08%) Developer
2 15 (20.55%) .NET Developer
3 10 (13.70%) Tester
4 8 (10.96%) Automation Tester
4 8 (10.96%) C# Developer
4 8 (10.96%) Developer in Test
4 8 (10.96%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 8 (10.96%) JavaScript Developer
5 7 (9.59%) Full Stack Developer
5 7 (9.59%) Senior Developer
5 7 (9.59%) SharePoint Developer
6 6 (8.22%) Software Developer
7 5 (6.85%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (6.85%) React Developer
7 5 (6.85%) Senior SharePoint Developer
8 4 (5.48%) Agile .NET Developer
8 4 (5.48%) Agile Developer
8 4 (5.48%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 4 (5.48%) PHP Developer
9 3 (4.11%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (47.95%) HTML
2 30 (41.10%) CSS
3 29 (39.73%) .NET
4 25 (34.25%) Web Services
5 24 (32.88%) RESTful
6 18 (24.66%) React
7 15 (20.55%) AngularJS
7 15 (20.55%) JSON
8 12 (16.44%) jQuery
9 11 (15.07%) Node.js
10 9 (12.33%) .NET Core
10 9 (12.33%) XML
11 8 (10.96%) JSON Schema
12 7 (9.59%) ASP.NET
12 7 (9.59%) HTML5
13 6 (8.22%) ASP.NET Web API
13 6 (8.22%) CSS3
14 5 (6.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 4 (5.48%) Redux
16 3 (4.11%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.85%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (5.48%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.48%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (2.74%) Digital Media
3 2 (2.74%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.37%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.37%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.37%) Linked Data
4 1 (1.37%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.37%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.74%) Linux
2 1 (1.37%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (53.42%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (38.36%) Test Automation
3 24 (32.88%) BDD
4 20 (27.40%) MVC
5 19 (26.03%) TDD
6 13 (17.81%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (16.44%) Unit Testing
8 11 (15.07%) Scrum
8 11 (15.07%) SOLID
9 10 (13.70%) Open Source
10 9 (12.33%) Exploratory Testing
10 9 (12.33%) Front End Development
10 9 (12.33%) Functional Testing
10 9 (12.33%) Microservices
10 9 (12.33%) Performance Testing
10 9 (12.33%) Regression Testing
11 8 (10.96%) Web Design
12 7 (9.59%) Content Management
12 7 (9.59%) Enterprise Content Management
12 7 (9.59%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 31 (42.47%) C#
2 19 (26.03%) T-SQL
3 18 (24.66%) SQL
4 16 (21.92%) Java
5 7 (9.59%) PHP
6 3 (4.11%) C++
6 3 (4.11%) Go
6 3 (4.11%) Objective-C
6 3 (4.11%) Python
7 2 (2.74%) ES6
7 2 (2.74%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 14 (19.18%) Security Cleared
2 13 (17.81%) SC Cleared
3 6 (8.22%) Degree
4 1 (1.37%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.37%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.74%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 7 (9.59%) Nintex
2 3 (4.11%) Atlassian
2 3 (4.11%) Google
3 2 (2.74%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.74%) Xamarin
4 1 (1.37%) Oracle
4 1 (1.37%) Talend