Period
to 24 February 2020

The median contractor rate for a Senior JavaScript Developer was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 6 months to 24 February 2020.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Senior JavaScript Developer
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
24 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 104 116 136
Rank change year-on-year +12 +20 -34
Contract jobs requiring a Senior JavaScript Developer 4 15 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.21% 0.60% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.63% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 4
Edinburgh median daily rate £475 £500 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +15.94% +4.55%
10th Percentile £421 £425 £370
90th Percentile £593 £665 £501
Scotland median daily rate £475 £500 £400
% change year-on-year -5.00% +25.00% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - £35.00 -
Scotland median hourly rate - £35.00 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies in Edinburgh with a recognized job title 1,767 2,365 2,800
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.54% 94.45% 96.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 901 1,256 1,671
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £213 £247 £269
90th Percentile £575 £575 £569
Scotland median daily rate £425 £405 £388
% change year-on-year +4.94% +4.52% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 37 23
Edinburgh median hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% +42.86% +7.69%
10th Percentile £17.50 £12.38 £12.00
90th Percentile £52.50 £46.63 £47.50
Scotland median hourly rate £20.00 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50% +25.87%

Senior JavaScript Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings that featured Senior JavaScript Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Senior JavaScript Developer in Edinburgh

Senior JavaScript Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior JavaScript Developer in Edinburgh

Senior JavaScript Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior JavaScript Developer in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 24 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior JavaScript Developer in Edinburgh

Senior JavaScript Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 February 2020, Senior JavaScript Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Edinburgh region featuring Senior JavaScript Developer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) Amazon S3
2 3 (75.00%) AWS
2 3 (75.00%) AWS Lambda
2 3 (75.00%) Serverless
2 3 (75.00%) Infrastructure as Code
3 2 (50.00%) Public Sector
3 2 (50.00%) User Experience
3 2 (50.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (50.00%) SaaS
3 2 (50.00%) PaaS
3 2 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) ETL
3 2 (50.00%) Code Coverage
3 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) Python
4 1 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) .NET
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) Domain-Driven Design
4 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) WEP

Senior JavaScript Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon S3
1 3 (75.00%) AWS
1 3 (75.00%) AWS Lambda
1 3 (75.00%) Serverless
2 2 (50.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (50.00%) PaaS
2 2 (50.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Public Sector
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Core
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (25.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) Node.js
2 1 (25.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Native
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Infrastructure as Code
2 2 (50.00%) Code Coverage
2 2 (50.00%) ETL
2 2 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Community of Practice
3 1 (25.00%) CQRS
3 1 (25.00%) Domain-Driven Design
3 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) ES6
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) TypeScript