The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Fife with a requirement for JavaScript skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 30 April 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)
Scotland / Fife
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 5 12
Rank change year-on-year -5 +7  
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 1 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Fife 3.45% 18.52% 6.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.35% 27.78% 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 1
Median daily rate £138 £269 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -48.83% -20.37%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £340
% change year-on-year +5.63% +4.41%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £32.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +30.76% -13.33%  

JavaScript is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Fife with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Fife
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 23 18 23
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Fife 79.31% 66.67% 53.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 10 3
Median daily rate £313 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.66% +15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £98 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £400 £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 3
Median hourly rate £15.00 £37.50 £28.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -60.00% +32.74%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +11.84% +5.55%  

JavaScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Fife

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Fife citing JavaScript as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for JavaScript in Fife

JavaScript
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Fife

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JavaScript in Fife

JavaScript
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Fife

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JavaScript in Fife

JavaScript
Contract Job Locations in Fife

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the Fife region over the 3 months to 30 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glenrothes - 1 £138 - 1
JavaScript
Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 Fife region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) DNN
1 1 (100.00%) Drupal
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) Sass
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud

JavaScript
Co-occurring IT Skills in Fife 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 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) DNN
1 1 (100.00%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) Sass
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe