Period
to 17 October 2019

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 17 October 2019 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
17 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 7 6 9
Rank change year-on-year -1 +3 -1
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 88 64 73
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 15.15% 13.73% 13.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.12% 35.56% 30.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 40 47
Devon median daily rate £400 £320 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -14.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £312 £258 £313
90th Percentile £600 £433 £475
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £360
% change year-on-year +6.25% +11.11% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 6
Devon median hourly rate £6.00 - £41.25
South West median hourly rate £38.25 £46.00 £49.00
% change year-on-year -16.85% -6.12% +30.67%

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 274 180 242
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 47.16% 38.63% 43.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 89 128
Devon median daily rate £400 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% +23.08%
10th Percentile £310 £223 £300
90th Percentile £600 £502 £504
South West median daily rate £438 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +2.94% +13.33% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 6 17
Devon median hourly rate £42.50 £37.25 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.09% -0.67% -11.76%
10th Percentile £29.20 £26.88 £28.25
90th Percentile £51.50 £43.13 £47.70
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £41.83
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.61% +4.56%

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 17 October 2019.

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 17 October 2019. 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 +4 56 £400 +25.00% 28
Plymouth +9 21 £409 +36.25% 21
JavaScript
South West

For the 6 months to 17 October 2019, 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 71 (80.68%) HTML
2 63 (71.59%) CSS
3 47 (53.41%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (30.68%) AngularJS
5 25 (28.41%) Java
6 22 (25.00%) SQL
6 22 (25.00%) Sass
7 21 (23.86%) Node.js
8 20 (22.73%) User Experience
9 19 (21.59%) Front End Development
10 17 (19.32%) RESTful
10 17 (19.32%) Security Cleared
11 16 (18.18%) C#
11 16 (18.18%) SC Cleared
11 16 (18.18%) Test Automation
11 16 (18.18%) TypeScript
12 15 (17.05%) XML
13 14 (15.91%) Unit Testing
13 14 (15.91%) Jenkins
14 13 (14.77%) Relational Database
14 13 (14.77%) WordPress
14 13 (14.77%) RDBMS
14 13 (14.77%) PHP
15 12 (13.64%) Adobe
15 12 (13.64%) Scrum
15 12 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
15 12 (13.64%) HTML5
15 12 (13.64%) Responsive Web Design
15 12 (13.64%) Jasmine
16 11 (12.50%) Laravel

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 13 (14.77%) WordPress
2 6 (6.82%) Apache
3 4 (4.55%) nginx
4 1 (1.14%) CMS
4 1 (1.14%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.14%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (12.50%) Adobe XD
2 6 (6.82%) Sketch
3 5 (5.68%) InVision
4 4 (4.55%) Photoshop
4 4 (4.55%) Zeplin
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.23%) Azure
2 7 (7.95%) npm
3 5 (5.68%) AWS
4 4 (4.55%) Power Platform
4 4 (4.55%) SaaS
5 3 (3.41%) PaaS
6 1 (1.14%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.14%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.95%) HTTP
2 2 (2.27%) SAN
3 1 (1.14%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (14.77%) RDBMS
1 13 (14.77%) Relational Database
2 7 (7.95%) MySQL
2 7 (7.95%) SQL Server
3 5 (5.68%) DB2
4 4 (4.55%) Power BI
5 3 (3.41%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 14 (15.91%) Jenkins
2 12 (13.64%) Jasmine
3 11 (12.50%) Karma Test Runner
4 10 (11.36%) GitLab
5 9 (10.23%) Axure RP
5 9 (10.23%) Balsamiq
5 9 (10.23%) Selenium
6 8 (9.09%) Cucumber
7 7 (7.95%) JIRA
8 5 (5.68%) Git (software)
9 4 (4.55%) gulp
9 4 (4.55%) webpack
10 2 (2.27%) Vagrant
11 1 (1.14%) Bitbucket
11 1 (1.14%) Eclipse
11 1 (1.14%) Mocha
11 1 (1.14%) NetBeans
11 1 (1.14%) PHPUnit
11 1 (1.14%) Protractor
11 1 (1.14%) Subversion
General
1 10 (11.36%) Marketing
2 9 (10.23%) Public Sector
2 9 (10.23%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 67 (76.14%) Developer
2 17 (19.32%) Graduate
2 17 (19.32%) Graduate Developer
2 17 (19.32%) Software Developer
3 16 (18.18%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 10 (11.36%) Angular Developer
5 9 (10.23%) Designer
5 9 (10.23%) Java Developer
5 9 (10.23%) JavaScript Developer
5 9 (10.23%) UX Designer
6 6 (6.82%) Automation Tester
6 6 (6.82%) Full Stack Developer
6 6 (6.82%) PHP Developer
6 6 (6.82%) Tester
7 5 (5.68%) Graduate PHP Developer
7 5 (5.68%) Graduate Web Developer
7 5 (5.68%) PHP Web Developer
7 5 (5.68%) Web Developer
8 4 (4.55%) Graduate Software Developer
8 4 (4.55%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (80.68%) HTML
2 63 (71.59%) CSS
3 27 (30.68%) AngularJS
4 22 (25.00%) Sass
5 21 (23.86%) Node.js
6 17 (19.32%) RESTful
7 15 (17.05%) XML
8 12 (13.64%) HTML5
9 11 (12.50%) Laravel
10 10 (11.36%) JSON
10 10 (11.36%) Web Services
11 9 (10.23%) .NET
11 9 (10.23%) React
11 9 (10.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 8 (9.09%) CSS3
12 8 (9.09%) Spring
13 7 (7.95%) jQuery
13 7 (7.95%) LESS
14 6 (6.82%) LAMP
15 5 (5.68%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 20 (22.73%) User Experience
2 9 (10.23%) Digital Media
2 9 (10.23%) Graphic Design
3 6 (6.82%) Mainframe
4 5 (5.68%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (5.68%) Mobile App
4 5 (5.68%) NHS
5 3 (3.41%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.27%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.14%) e-Health
7 1 (1.14%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (11.36%) Linux
2 4 (4.55%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (53.41%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (21.59%) Front End Development
3 16 (18.18%) Test Automation
4 14 (15.91%) Unit Testing
5 12 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (13.64%) Responsive Web Design
5 12 (13.64%) Scrum
6 9 (10.23%) Web Development
7 8 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (9.09%) TDD
8 7 (7.95%) BDD
8 7 (7.95%) Competitor Analysis
8 7 (7.95%) Epics
8 7 (7.95%) Market Research
8 7 (7.95%) Mentoring
9 6 (6.82%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (6.82%) Regression Testing
9 6 (6.82%) Wireframes
10 5 (5.68%) MVC
10 5 (5.68%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 25 (28.41%) Java
2 22 (25.00%) SQL
3 16 (18.18%) C#
3 16 (18.18%) TypeScript
4 13 (14.77%) PHP
5 11 (12.50%) ES6
6 5 (5.68%) Python
7 4 (4.55%) VB
8 3 (3.41%) Java 8
9 2 (2.27%) Go
9 2 (2.27%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.14%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.14%) ES7
10 1 (1.14%) PHP 5
10 1 (1.14%) PHP 7
10 1 (1.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (19.32%) Security Cleared
2 16 (18.18%) SC Cleared
3 6 (6.82%) Degree
4 4 (4.55%) AWS Certification
4 4 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (3.41%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (2.27%) BC Cleared
7 1 (1.14%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.14%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.14%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.27%) Docker
Vendors
1 12 (13.64%) Adobe
2 11 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.55%) Cypress Semiconductor
3 4 (4.55%) Oracle
3 4 (4.55%) Xamarin
4 1 (1.14%) BT
4 1 (1.14%) Zend