Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 23 November 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 > Glasgow
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 13 25
Rank change year-on-year +6 +12 -17
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 221 111 99
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 16.97% 9.93% 5.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.75% 23.17% 15.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 52 61
Glasgow median daily rate £380 £355 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.04% +7.58% -5.71%
10th Percentile £315 £272 £206
90th Percentile £525 £425 £475
Scotland median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% - -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £43.39 £19.00 -
% change year-on-year +128.37% - -

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 Glasgow with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 636 479 620
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 48.85% 42.84% 36.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 357 245 314
Glasgow median daily rate £380 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% +3.70% -10.00%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £225
90th Percentile £500 £450 £460
Scotland median daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +10.71% - -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 9
Glasgow median hourly rate £190.00 £47.25 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +302.12% -14.09% +62.96%
10th Percentile £23.00 £43.93 £14.35
90th Percentile £195.00 £49.58 £58.50
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -40.00% +6.67% +7.14%

JavaScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for JavaScript in Glasgow

JavaScript
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JavaScript in Glasgow

JavaScript
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JavaScript in Glasgow over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JavaScript in Glasgow

JavaScript
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JavaScript in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 145 (65.61%) HTML
2 134 (60.63%) Agile Software Development
3 125 (56.56%) CSS
4 96 (43.44%) AngularJS
5 81 (36.65%) Java
6 72 (32.58%) HTML5
7 65 (29.41%) React
8 59 (26.70%) SQL
9 58 (26.24%) Git (software)
10 54 (24.43%) TDD
11 53 (23.98%) Front End Development
12 49 (22.17%) C#
12 49 (22.17%) jQuery
13 48 (21.72%) CSS3
14 45 (20.36%) NoSQL
15 44 (19.91%) Scrum
15 44 (19.91%) .NET
16 42 (19.00%) Test Automation
16 42 (19.00%) Web Development
16 42 (19.00%) Spring
17 39 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
17 39 (17.65%) Python
18 36 (16.29%) MVC
19 35 (15.84%) Hibernate
20 34 (15.38%) Microsoft
21 33 (14.93%) ASP.NET
21 33 (14.93%) OO
21 33 (14.93%) Finance
21 33 (14.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
22 32 (14.48%) Sass

JavaScript
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 13 (5.88%) IIS
2 10 (4.52%) JBoss
2 10 (4.52%) Tomcat
3 8 (3.62%) Jetty
3 8 (3.62%) WebLogic
4 7 (3.17%) WebSphere
5 6 (2.71%) Apache
5 6 (2.71%) SAS
6 5 (2.26%) CMS
6 5 (2.26%) SharePoint
6 5 (2.26%) Umbraco
7 4 (1.81%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (1.36%) Cloud Foundry
8 3 (1.36%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.90%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.90%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (0.90%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.45%) Drupal
10 1 (0.45%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (4.98%) Photoshop
2 5 (2.26%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.90%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 11 (4.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.90%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 27 (12.22%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (11.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (4.07%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (3.17%) Amazon S3
4 7 (3.17%) Amazon SQS
5 5 (2.26%) Office 365
6 4 (1.81%) GitHub
7 2 (0.90%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.90%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (0.90%) Serverless
7 2 (0.90%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.45%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.45%) npm
8 1 (0.45%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.43%) Internet
2 10 (4.52%) Firewall
3 7 (3.17%) AMQP
4 3 (1.36%) LDAP
5 2 (0.90%) SMS
6 1 (0.45%) DNS
6 1 (0.45%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (20.36%) NoSQL
2 27 (12.22%) MongoDB
2 27 (12.22%) SQL Server
3 8 (3.62%) Couchbase
3 8 (3.62%) Hadoop
3 8 (3.62%) Redis
3 8 (3.62%) Riak
4 7 (3.17%) Big Data
5 5 (2.26%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.81%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (0.90%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (0.90%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.45%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 58 (26.24%) Git (software)
2 30 (13.57%) Maven
3 27 (12.22%) Grunt
3 27 (12.22%) Subversion
4 26 (11.76%) Mercurial
5 19 (8.60%) gulp
6 15 (6.79%) Jenkins
7 12 (5.43%) Selenium
8 10 (4.52%) Vagrant
9 8 (3.62%) Cucumber
10 7 (3.17%) FitNesse
11 6 (2.71%) Ant
11 6 (2.71%) Eclipse
11 6 (2.71%) JUnit
11 6 (2.71%) Team Foundation Server
12 5 (2.26%) Bower
12 5 (2.26%) JIRA
13 4 (1.81%) Jasmine
13 4 (1.81%) Octopus Deploy
13 4 (1.81%) TeamCity
General
1 33 (14.93%) Finance
2 12 (5.43%) Publishing
3 7 (3.17%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.71%) Electronics
4 6 (2.71%) Manufacturing
4 6 (2.71%) Marketing
5 2 (0.90%) Banking
6 1 (0.45%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.45%) Games
6 1 (0.45%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 190 (85.97%) Developer
2 47 (21.27%) Java Developer
3 42 (19.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 39 (17.65%) JavaScript Developer
5 32 (14.48%) Web Developer
6 25 (11.31%) .NET Developer
7 16 (7.24%) HTML Developer
8 15 (6.79%) Angular Developer
9 14 (6.33%) Full Stack Developer
10 12 (5.43%) UI Developer
11 11 (4.98%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 10 (4.52%) C# .NET Developer
12 10 (4.52%) C# Developer
12 10 (4.52%) Senior Developer
13 9 (4.07%) ASP.NET Developer
13 9 (4.07%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 8 (3.62%) AWS Developer
14 8 (3.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 8 (3.62%) Lead Developer
15 7 (3.17%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (65.61%) HTML
2 125 (56.56%) CSS
3 96 (43.44%) AngularJS
4 72 (32.58%) HTML5
5 65 (29.41%) React
6 49 (22.17%) jQuery
7 48 (21.72%) CSS3
8 44 (19.91%) .NET
9 42 (19.00%) Spring
10 35 (15.84%) Hibernate
11 33 (14.93%) ASP.NET
11 33 (14.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 32 (14.48%) Sass
13 27 (12.22%) Node.js
14 26 (11.76%) RESTful
15 22 (9.95%) LESS
16 18 (8.14%) Ext JS
17 16 (7.24%) ASP.NET MVC
17 16 (7.24%) Web Services
18 13 (5.88%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 31 (14.03%) Algorithms
1 31 (14.03%) Data Structures
2 17 (7.69%) User Experience
3 6 (2.71%) Computer Science
3 6 (2.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 6 (2.71%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (2.26%) Fintech
5 4 (1.81%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (1.81%) Linux Command Line
5 4 (1.81%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.36%) Fixed Income
6 3 (1.36%) Virtual Team
7 2 (0.90%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (0.90%) Derivative
7 2 (0.90%) Internet of Things
7 2 (0.90%) RIA
8 1 (0.45%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.45%) Equities
8 1 (0.45%) Market Risk
8 1 (0.45%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 31 (14.03%) Linux
2 15 (6.79%) Windows
3 12 (5.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (5.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (4.98%) Unix
5 10 (4.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.36%) DC/OS
6 3 (1.36%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.90%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.45%) Android
8 1 (0.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (60.63%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (24.43%) TDD
3 53 (23.98%) Front End Development
4 44 (19.91%) Scrum
5 42 (19.00%) Test Automation
5 42 (19.00%) Web Development
6 39 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
7 36 (16.29%) MVC
8 33 (14.93%) OO
9 28 (12.67%) BDD
10 18 (8.14%) Kanban
11 14 (6.33%) Multithreading
11 14 (6.33%) Software Engineering
12 13 (5.88%) SDLC
13 12 (5.43%) Concurrent Programming
13 12 (5.43%) Continuous Delivery
14 11 (4.98%) CRM
14 11 (4.98%) Project Management
15 10 (4.52%) Data Loss Prevention
15 10 (4.52%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 81 (36.65%) Java
2 59 (26.70%) SQL
3 49 (22.17%) C#
4 39 (17.65%) Python
5 17 (7.69%) Ruby
6 15 (6.79%) TypeScript
7 14 (6.33%) Perl
7 14 (6.33%) PowerShell
8 10 (4.52%) Bash Shell
8 10 (4.52%) PHP
9 8 (3.62%) ES6
10 6 (2.71%) ECMAScript
10 6 (2.71%) Prolog
11 3 (1.36%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.90%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.90%) X++
13 1 (0.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (2.71%) Degree
2 5 (2.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.81%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.36%) BC Cleared
4 3 (1.36%) MCAD
4 3 (1.36%) MCSD
4 3 (1.36%) MCTS
5 2 (0.90%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.90%) MCSE
6 1 (0.45%) HND
6 1 (0.45%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.62%) QA
2 2 (0.90%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 14 (6.33%) Docker
2 1 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (5.43%) Ansible
2 10 (4.52%) IBM BigFix
2 10 (4.52%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (4.52%) Puppet
2 10 (4.52%) SCCM
2 10 (4.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 8 (3.62%) Cobbler
4 3 (1.36%) Apache Brooklyn
4 3 (1.36%) Kubernetes
4 3 (1.36%) Marathon
4 3 (1.36%) Mesos
5 2 (0.90%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 34 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 16 (7.24%) IBM
3 13 (5.88%) Oracle
3 13 (5.88%) Perforce
4 11 (4.98%) HP
5 10 (4.52%) Symantec
6 9 (4.07%) Dell
7 7 (3.17%) TIBCO
8 6 (2.71%) SAP
9 5 (2.26%) Adobe
10 2 (0.90%) Google
10 2 (0.90%) Informatica
10 2 (0.90%) Nintex
10 2 (0.90%) Sitecore
10 2 (0.90%) Twitter
10 2 (0.90%) VMware
11 1 (0.45%) Capita
11 1 (0.45%) Facebook
11 1 (0.45%) Red Hat