Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 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
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 9 9
Rank change year-on-year +5 0 +7
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 72 65 71
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 15.52% 11.25% 14.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.89% 25.69% 30.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 40 43
Devon median daily rate £325 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.33% +7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £263 £309 £167
90th Percentile £524 £488 £467
South West median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +10.34% +3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 8
Devon median hourly rate - £41.25 £28.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +46.60% +44.63%
South West median hourly rate £46.00 £49.00 £23.78
% change year-on-year -6.12% +106.10% -46.13%

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 190 253 230
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 40.95% 43.77% 48.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 131 139
Devon median daily rate £350 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +23.08% -10.65%
10th Percentile £263 £260 £187
90th Percentile £524 £525 £488
South West median daily rate £425 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +13.33% +3.45% -2.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 22 24
Devon median hourly rate £34.50 £36.25 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.83% -13.69% +52.73%
10th Percentile £25.50 £29.13 £19.63
90th Percentile £41.90 £47.38 £48.53
South West median hourly rate £42.25 £40.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year +5.63% +3.90% -1.91%

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 14 November 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 14 November 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 +16 37 £333 -28.11% 40
Plymouth -12 8 £313 -19.35% 8
Barnstaple - 5 - - 1
Honiton - 5 - -
JavaScript
South West

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 48 (66.67%) HTML
1 48 (66.67%) CSS
2 28 (38.89%) .NET
3 26 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (34.72%) SQL
5 24 (33.33%) TDD
6 22 (30.56%) C#
7 21 (29.17%) T-SQL
8 18 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 18 (25.00%) HTML5
8 18 (25.00%) CSS3
9 17 (23.61%) BDD
9 17 (23.61%) Test Automation
9 17 (23.61%) AngularJS
9 17 (23.61%) Front End Development
10 16 (22.22%) PHP
11 15 (20.83%) ASP.NET
11 15 (20.83%) Degree
12 14 (19.44%) Java
12 14 (19.44%) MVC
12 14 (19.44%) Computer Science Degree
13 12 (16.67%) Sass
13 12 (16.67%) Telecoms
13 12 (16.67%) Digital Media
14 11 (15.28%) Web Development
15 10 (13.89%) NUnit
15 10 (13.89%) Unit Testing
15 10 (13.89%) Amazon AWS
16 9 (12.50%) Computer Science
16 9 (12.50%) Mentoring

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 3 (4.17%) CMS
2 1 (1.39%) Drupal
2 1 (1.39%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.89%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.56%) NuGet
3 3 (4.17%) npm
3 3 (4.17%) SaaS
4 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.39%) GitHub
5 1 (1.39%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.39%) OpenShift
5 1 (1.39%) Yarn
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.11%) MySQL
3 6 (8.33%) RDBMS
3 6 (8.33%) Relational Database
4 5 (6.94%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (4.17%) NoSQL
6 3 (4.17%) Redis
7 2 (2.78%) Big Data
8 1 (1.39%) Apache Hive
8 1 (1.39%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 10 (13.89%) NUnit
2 6 (8.33%) Git (software)
3 4 (5.56%) Octopus Deploy
3 4 (5.56%) Selenium
3 4 (5.56%) SpecFlow
3 4 (5.56%) TeamCity
4 3 (4.17%) JMeter
5 2 (2.78%) Bitbucket
5 2 (2.78%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.39%) Bower
6 1 (1.39%) gulp
6 1 (1.39%) JIRA
6 1 (1.39%) JUnit
6 1 (1.39%) Maven
General
1 12 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 6 (8.33%) Marketing
3 5 (6.94%) Retail
4 3 (4.17%) Finance
5 1 (1.39%) Law
Job Titles
1 69 (95.83%) Developer
2 16 (22.22%) .NET Developer
3 15 (20.83%) JavaScript Developer
4 14 (19.44%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 11 (15.28%) Senior Developer
6 8 (11.11%) Java Developer
6 8 (11.11%) Web Developer
7 7 (9.72%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (9.72%) C# Developer
7 7 (9.72%) Software Developer
8 6 (8.33%) SQL Developer
9 5 (6.94%) Graduate
9 5 (6.94%) Graduate Developer
9 5 (6.94%) React Developer
10 4 (5.56%) Angular Developer
10 4 (5.56%) Full Stack Developer
10 4 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
10 4 (5.56%) Senior JavaScript Developer
10 4 (5.56%) SQL Server Developer
11 3 (4.17%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (66.67%) CSS
1 48 (66.67%) HTML
2 28 (38.89%) .NET
3 18 (25.00%) CSS3
3 18 (25.00%) HTML5
4 17 (23.61%) AngularJS
5 15 (20.83%) ASP.NET
6 12 (16.67%) Sass
7 8 (11.11%) React
8 7 (9.72%) Web Services
9 6 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (8.33%) FreeMarker
9 6 (8.33%) jQuery
9 6 (8.33%) Node.js
9 6 (8.33%) RESTful
10 5 (6.94%) Dojo
10 5 (6.94%) Symfony
10 5 (6.94%) XHTML
10 5 (6.94%) XML
11 4 (5.56%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.67%) Digital Media
2 9 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 8 (11.11%) User Experience
4 5 (6.94%) Mobile App
4 5 (6.94%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (4.17%) e-Learning
6 2 (2.78%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.39%) Cloud Native
7 1 (1.39%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.39%) Marketing Technology
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.39%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (33.33%) TDD
3 17 (23.61%) BDD
3 17 (23.61%) Front End Development
3 17 (23.61%) Test Automation
4 14 (19.44%) MVC
5 11 (15.28%) Web Development
6 10 (13.89%) Unit Testing
7 9 (12.50%) Mentoring
8 8 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (8.33%) Scrum
10 5 (6.94%) ERP
10 5 (6.94%) Functional Programming
10 5 (6.94%) Microservices
10 5 (6.94%) OO
10 5 (6.94%) OOP
10 5 (6.94%) Open Source
11 4 (5.56%) Performance Analysis
12 3 (4.17%) SOLID
13 2 (2.78%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 25 (34.72%) SQL
2 22 (30.56%) C#
3 21 (29.17%) T-SQL
4 16 (22.22%) PHP
5 14 (19.44%) Java
6 3 (4.17%) Python
6 3 (4.17%) TypeScript
7 2 (2.78%) C
7 2 (2.78%) ES6
8 1 (1.39%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (20.83%) Degree
2 14 (19.44%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (5.56%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.56%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.39%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.78%) ISO 9001
1 2 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 2 (2.78%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (6.94%) Google
2 1 (1.39%) Atlassian
2 1 (1.39%) Splunk