The median contractor rate for a JavaScript Developer was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JavaScript Developer
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 47 49 56
Rank change year-on-year +2 +7  
Contract jobs requiring a JavaScript Developer 5 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.96% 0.87% 1.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.01% 0.94% 1.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 6
Median daily rate £375 £275 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.36% -25.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £241 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £377 £398 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £376 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +7.50% -6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £22.54 -
% change year-on-year +88.55% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 496 533 793
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 94.84% 92.70% 96.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 276 298 463
Median daily rate £355 £330 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.57% -12.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 23
Median hourly rate £17.32 £16.00 £20.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.25% -22.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.89 £13.45 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.49 £32.50 £93.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year -12.50% +16.14%  

JavaScript Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow that featured JavaScript Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for JavaScript Developer in Glasgow

JavaScript Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JavaScript Developer in Glasgow

JavaScript Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JavaScript Developer in Glasgow

JavaScript Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, JavaScript Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Glasgow region featuring JavaScript Developer in the job title.

1 17 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 14 (82.35%) HTML
3 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (52.94%) CSS
5 8 (47.06%) HTML5
6 7 (41.18%) MVC
7 6 (35.29%) Scrum
7 6 (35.29%) Cucumber
7 6 (35.29%) Selenium
7 6 (35.29%) AngularJS
8 5 (29.41%) TDD
8 5 (29.41%) Finance
8 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
9 4 (23.53%) Java
9 4 (23.53%) Web Development
9 4 (23.53%) Node.js
9 4 (23.53%) WebDriver
9 4 (23.53%) Unit Testing
9 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (23.53%) JSUnit
9 4 (23.53%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (23.53%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (23.53%) User Experience
10 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
10 3 (17.65%) Jadu
10 3 (17.65%) CSS3
10 3 (17.65%) Degree
10 3 (17.65%) Banking
10 3 (17.65%) Maven
10 3 (17.65%) Linux

JavaScript Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 3 (17.65%) Jadu
2 2 (11.76%) CMS
2 2 (11.76%) GeoServer
2 2 (11.76%) IIS
2 2 (11.76%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) GIS
2 2 (11.76%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.88%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Cucumber
1 6 (35.29%) Selenium
2 4 (23.53%) JSUnit
2 4 (23.53%) WebDriver
3 3 (17.65%) Maven
4 2 (11.76%) Gradle
4 2 (11.76%) JBehave
4 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
4 2 (11.76%) JIRA
5 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (82.35%) HTML
2 9 (52.94%) CSS
3 8 (47.06%) HTML5
4 6 (35.29%) AngularJS
5 4 (23.53%) Node.js
6 3 (17.65%) CSS3
7 2 (11.76%) .NET
7 2 (11.76%) Leaflet
7 2 (11.76%) OpenLayers
7 2 (11.76%) PostGIS
7 2 (11.76%) RequireJS
7 2 (11.76%) REST
7 2 (11.76%) Web Services
8 1 (5.88%) Backbone.js
8 1 (5.88%) Ember.js
8 1 (5.88%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (5.88%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (5.88%) RESTful
8 1 (5.88%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) User Experience
2 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.88%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (41.18%) MVC
3 6 (35.29%) Scrum
4 5 (29.41%) TDD
5 4 (23.53%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (23.53%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (23.53%) Unit Testing
5 4 (23.53%) Web Development
6 3 (17.65%) OO
7 2 (11.76%) BDD
7 2 (11.76%) Microservices
7 2 (11.76%) Open Source
7 2 (11.76%) Open Source Development
7 2 (11.76%) SDLC
8 1 (5.88%) Data Visualisation
8 1 (5.88%) RDF
8 1 (5.88%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (23.53%) Java
3 3 (17.65%) PHP
4 2 (11.76%) C#
4 2 (11.76%) Python
5 1 (5.88%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) ESRI