Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Dorset 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 23 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 > Dorset
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 11 23
Rank change year-on-year 0 +12 -8
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 31 39 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 10.23% 8.90% 5.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.41% 24.68% 15.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 29 15
Dorset median daily rate £388 £375 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +11.94% +11.67%
10th Percentile £311 £313 £256
90th Percentile £425 £508 £375
South West median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +3.57% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Dorset median hourly rate - - -
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 Dorset with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Dorset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 122 158 141
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 40.26% 36.07% 32.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 108 60
Dorset median daily rate £388 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% +7.69% -7.14%
10th Percentile £240 £238 £212
90th Percentile £463 £489 £475
South West median daily rate £385 £363 £370
% change year-on-year +6.21% -2.03% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 4 27
Dorset median hourly rate £41.15 £19.75 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +108.35% -47.33% +56.25%
10th Percentile £37.25 £16.25 £26.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £26.83 £43.75
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £39.25
% change year-on-year +3.90% -1.91% +12.38%

JavaScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

Job postings citing JavaScript as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Dorset.

Job vacancy trend for JavaScript in Dorset

JavaScript
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing JavaScript in Dorset.

Contractor daily rate trend for JavaScript in Dorset

JavaScript
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JavaScript in Dorset over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JavaScript in Dorset

JavaScript
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript in Dorset.

Contractor hourly rate trend for JavaScript in Dorset

JavaScript
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the Dorset region over the 6 months to 23 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
Bournemouth +10 23 £400 +14.29% 7
JavaScript
South West

For the 6 months to 23 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 Dorset region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 23 (74.19%) HTML
2 22 (70.97%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (58.06%) CSS
4 14 (45.16%) jQuery
5 13 (41.94%) C#
5 13 (41.94%) SQL
5 13 (41.94%) .NET
5 13 (41.94%) ASP.NET
5 13 (41.94%) MVC
6 11 (35.48%) AngularJS
7 9 (29.03%) .NET Framework
8 8 (25.81%) Scrum
8 8 (25.81%) Windows
8 8 (25.81%) WCF
9 7 (22.58%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (22.58%) Web Development
9 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (22.58%) Entity Framework
9 7 (22.58%) CSS3
10 6 (19.35%) Mobile App
10 6 (19.35%) HTML5
10 6 (19.35%) MVVM
10 6 (19.35%) Data Extraction
10 6 (19.35%) System Testing
10 6 (19.35%) Java
10 6 (19.35%) TDD
10 6 (19.35%) SDLC
11 5 (16.13%) Finance
11 5 (16.13%) Web Services
11 5 (16.13%) OO

JavaScript
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 2 (6.45%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.23%) Apache
2 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (9.68%) OpenText Process Suite
2 2 (6.45%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (6.45%) GitHub
2 2 (6.45%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) DHCP
1 1 (3.23%) DNS
1 1 (3.23%) Internet
1 1 (3.23%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (6.45%) MongoDB
2 2 (6.45%) MySQL
2 2 (6.45%) NoSQL
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Git (software)
2 4 (12.90%) Grunt
2 4 (12.90%) Jenkins
2 4 (12.90%) NUnit
2 4 (12.90%) webpack
3 2 (6.45%) FxCop
3 2 (6.45%) JIRA
3 2 (6.45%) MSTest
3 2 (6.45%) ReSharper
3 2 (6.45%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.23%) Maven
General
1 5 (16.13%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Banking
2 2 (6.45%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 31 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (29.03%) .NET Developer
3 8 (25.81%) Full Stack Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (12.90%) Java Developer
5 3 (9.68%) iOS Developer
5 3 (9.68%) UI Developer
6 2 (6.45%) C# Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Magento Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Agile Developer
7 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 1 (3.23%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (3.23%) HTML CSS Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Node.js Developer
7 1 (3.23%) PHP Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (3.23%) ServiceNow Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (74.19%) HTML
2 18 (58.06%) CSS
3 14 (45.16%) jQuery
4 13 (41.94%) .NET
4 13 (41.94%) ASP.NET
5 11 (35.48%) AngularJS
6 9 (29.03%) .NET Framework
7 8 (25.81%) WCF
8 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (22.58%) CSS3
8 7 (22.58%) Entity Framework
9 6 (19.35%) HTML5
10 5 (16.13%) React
10 5 (16.13%) Web Services
11 4 (12.90%) Ajax
11 4 (12.90%) Node.js
12 3 (9.68%) DHTML
12 3 (9.68%) JSON
12 3 (9.68%) Thymeleaf
12 3 (9.68%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Mobile App
2 5 (16.13%) W3C
3 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (9.68%) N-Tier
5 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
5 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (6.45%) Fintech
5 2 (6.45%) iPad
5 2 (6.45%) User Experience
6 1 (3.23%) CMDB
6 1 (3.23%) EMC VMAX
6 1 (3.23%) Hedge funds
6 1 (3.23%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.81%) Windows
2 3 (9.68%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.23%) Android
3 1 (3.23%) Data ONTAP
3 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (70.97%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (41.94%) MVC
3 8 (25.81%) Scrum
4 7 (22.58%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (22.58%) Web Development
5 6 (19.35%) Data Extraction
5 6 (19.35%) MVVM
5 6 (19.35%) SDLC
5 6 (19.35%) System Testing
5 6 (19.35%) TDD
6 5 (16.13%) OO
6 5 (16.13%) Performance Testing
7 4 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (12.90%) Front End Development
7 4 (12.90%) Software Engineering
7 4 (12.90%) Unit Testing
8 3 (9.68%) Creative Thinking
8 3 (9.68%) iOS Development
8 3 (9.68%) OOA/OOD
8 3 (9.68%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 13 (41.94%) C#
1 13 (41.94%) SQL
2 6 (19.35%) Java
3 4 (12.90%) PHP
4 3 (9.68%) Apple Swift
4 3 (9.68%) ECMAScript
5 2 (6.45%) Ada
6 1 (3.23%) ES6
6 1 (3.23%) Objective-C
6 1 (3.23%) Python
6 1 (3.23%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (6.45%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (9.68%) OpenText
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.23%) EMC
3 1 (3.23%) Isilon
3 1 (3.23%) NetApp
3 1 (3.23%) ServiceNow
3 1 (3.23%) SolidFire
3 1 (3.23%) Xamarin
3 1 (3.23%) Zend