Period
to 19 January 2018

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 6 months to 19 January 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)
Scotland > Fife
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 14 13
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1 -5
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 1 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Fife 2.86% 1.69% 5.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.35% 4.17% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Fife median daily rate - - £425
Scotland median daily rate £380 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +4.83% +3.57% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Fife median hourly rate - £19.00 -
Scotland median hourly rate - £17.32 -

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 Fife with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Fife
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 23 24 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Fife 65.71% 40.68% 38.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 15 12
Fife median daily rate £370 £275 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.55% -14.06% +25.49%
10th Percentile £250 £252 £220
90th Percentile £544 £338 £454
Scotland median daily rate £389 £350 £365
% change year-on-year +11.07% -4.11% -2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 5
Fife median hourly rate £13.46 £19.00 £40.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.14% -52.95% +180.66%
10th Percentile £12.71 £14.61 £20.50
90th Percentile £14.25 £39.70 £43.30
Scotland median hourly rate £21.00 £43.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -51.16% +14.67% +38.89%

JavaScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Fife

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

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 6 months to 19 January 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
St Andrews - 1 - -
JavaScript
Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery

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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PHP