Period
to 18 June 2018

The median contractor rate for a JavaScript Developer was £388 per day in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 18 June 2018.

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.

JavaScript Developer
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 69 89
Rank change year-on-year -7 +20 0
Contract jobs requiring a JavaScript Developer 39 17 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.46% 1.48% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.57% 1.56% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 7 6
Glasgow median daily rate £388 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +25.00% -14.29%
10th Percentile £356 £348 £230
90th Percentile £494 £389 £403
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -1.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. 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
Glasgow
Contract vacancies in Glasgow with a recognized job title 1,515 1,090 1,171
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.64% 94.62% 93.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 887 588 662
Glasgow median daily rate £388 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.73% +5.71% -6.67%
10th Percentile £261 £232 £201
90th Percentile £525 £479 £475
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 18 12
Glasgow median hourly rate £17.50 £16.61 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.39% -27.80% -8.00%
10th Percentile £10.75 £12.84 £9.38
90th Percentile £35.00 £87.38 £36.25
Scotland median hourly rate £15.93 £22.25 £22.25
% change year-on-year -28.40% - +7.54%

JavaScript Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JavaScript Developer in Glasgow over the 6 months to 18 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JavaScript Developer in Glasgow

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

For the 6 months to 18 June 2018, 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 Glasgow region featuring JavaScript Developer in the job title.

1 39 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 28 (71.79%) AngularJS
3 27 (69.23%) HTML
3 27 (69.23%) CSS
4 13 (33.33%) TDD
4 13 (33.33%) REST
5 12 (30.77%) HTML5
6 10 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (20.51%) Front End Development
7 8 (20.51%) gulp
7 8 (20.51%) CSS3
7 8 (20.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 8 (20.51%) Relational Database
7 8 (20.51%) User Experience
8 7 (17.95%) Finance
9 6 (15.38%) MVC
9 6 (15.38%) .NET
9 6 (15.38%) Unix
9 6 (15.38%) Linux
9 6 (15.38%) Web Development
9 6 (15.38%) Node.js
9 6 (15.38%) React
10 5 (12.82%) API Development
10 5 (12.82%) Grunt
10 5 (12.82%) Unit Testing
10 5 (12.82%) Git (software)
10 5 (12.82%) SOAP
10 5 (12.82%) Java
10 5 (12.82%) RDBMS
11 4 (10.26%) jQuery

JavaScript Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 4 (10.26%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (7.69%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (7.69%) npm
2 1 (2.56%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.51%) Relational Database
2 5 (12.82%) RDBMS
3 4 (10.26%) NoSQL
4 3 (7.69%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.56%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 8 (20.51%) gulp
2 5 (12.82%) Git (software)
2 5 (12.82%) Grunt
3 3 (7.69%) webpack
4 2 (5.13%) Bitbucket
4 2 (5.13%) Eclipse
4 2 (5.13%) Gradle
4 2 (5.13%) JUnit
4 2 (5.13%) Maven
4 2 (5.13%) Mockito
4 2 (5.13%) Subversion
General
1 7 (17.95%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (71.79%) AngularJS
2 27 (69.23%) CSS
2 27 (69.23%) HTML
3 13 (33.33%) REST
4 12 (30.77%) HTML5
5 8 (20.51%) CSS3
5 8 (20.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 6 (15.38%) .NET
6 6 (15.38%) Node.js
6 6 (15.38%) React
7 5 (12.82%) SOAP
8 4 (10.26%) Akka
8 4 (10.26%) Ext JS
8 4 (10.26%) jQuery
8 4 (10.26%) Play Framework
8 4 (10.26%) Sass
9 3 (7.69%) Angular 2
9 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET
9 3 (7.69%) KnockoutJS
9 3 (7.69%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.51%) User Experience
2 3 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.56%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.56%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.56%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.38%) Linux
1 6 (15.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (33.33%) TDD
2 10 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (20.51%) Front End Development
4 6 (15.38%) MVC
4 6 (15.38%) Web Development
5 5 (12.82%) API Development
5 5 (12.82%) Unit Testing
6 4 (10.26%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
6 4 (10.26%) Multithreading
7 3 (7.69%) ITIL
7 3 (7.69%) Service Management
7 3 (7.69%) SMACSS
7 3 (7.69%) Web Usability
8 2 (5.13%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (5.13%) Cross-Browser Development
8 2 (5.13%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (5.13%) SEO
8 2 (5.13%) Web Design
9 1 (2.56%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 1 (2.56%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 39 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (12.82%) Java
3 4 (10.26%) Scala
3 4 (10.26%) TypeScript
4 3 (7.69%) ES6
4 3 (7.69%) PHP
4 3 (7.69%) Python
5 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.56%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft