Period
to 21 October 2018

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 21 October 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 > Glasgow
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 6 11
Rank change year-on-year -3 +5 +14
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 196 221 133
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 11.74% 16.58% 11.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.93% 31.66% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 152 71
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £380 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +15.15% -0.38%
10th Percentile £338 £319 £263
90th Percentile £500 £525 £425
Scotland median daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate £32.50 - -
Scotland median hourly rate £32.50 £43.39 £19.00
% change year-on-year -25.10% +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 819 698 532
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 49.04% 52.36% 44.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 465 378 284
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +3.70%
10th Percentile £303 £300 £262
90th Percentile £538 £504 £450
Scotland median daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +3.23% +10.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 2
Glasgow median hourly rate £11.50 £190.00 £47.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -93.95% +302.12% -10.00%
10th Percentile £10.75 £23.00 £43.93
90th Percentile £34.50 £195.00 £49.58
Scotland median hourly rate £30.00 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -14.29% -12.50% +14.94%

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 21 October 2018.

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 21 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 101 (51.53%) HTML
2 98 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 80 (40.82%) CSS
4 69 (35.20%) Java
5 61 (31.12%) AngularJS
6 55 (28.06%) C#
6 55 (28.06%) Spring
7 52 (26.53%) HTML5
8 45 (22.96%) Test Automation
9 42 (21.43%) .NET
9 42 (21.43%) React
10 36 (18.37%) REST
11 35 (17.86%) TDD
12 34 (17.35%) Microsoft
13 33 (16.84%) SQL Server
14 31 (15.82%) SQL
15 30 (15.31%) ASP.NET
16 29 (14.80%) Scrum
16 29 (14.80%) MVC
17 28 (14.29%) Hibernate
17 28 (14.29%) Front End Development
18 27 (13.78%) OO
19 26 (13.27%) Oracle
19 26 (13.27%) SOAP
19 26 (13.27%) Python
19 26 (13.27%) Finance
19 26 (13.27%) Web Development
19 26 (13.27%) Multithreading
20 24 (12.24%) CSS3
21 23 (11.73%) Microsoft Azure

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 15 (7.65%) Tomcat
2 13 (6.63%) SharePoint
3 12 (6.12%) JBoss
3 12 (6.12%) Jetty
3 12 (6.12%) WebLogic
4 10 (5.10%) WebSphere
5 7 (3.57%) CMS
6 6 (3.06%) Confluence
7 5 (2.55%) Drupal
8 4 (2.04%) Apache
8 4 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (2.04%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (2.04%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (1.53%) IIS
9 3 (1.53%) SharePoint Server
9 3 (1.53%) WordPress
10 2 (1.02%) MODX
10 2 (1.02%) nginx
10 2 (1.02%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.51%) GemFire
Applications
1 3 (1.53%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 22 (11.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.04%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 23 (11.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (6.12%) Dynamics 365
3 8 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (3.57%) GitHub
5 4 (2.04%) IaaS
5 4 (2.04%) Office 365
6 3 (1.53%) Adobe Analytics
6 3 (1.53%) Akamai
6 3 (1.53%) Google Tag Manager
6 3 (1.53%) npm
7 2 (1.02%) Google Analytics
7 2 (1.02%) Mailgun
8 1 (0.51%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.51%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.59%) AMQP
2 4 (2.04%) VSAN
3 2 (1.02%) DNS
3 2 (1.02%) Firewall
4 1 (0.51%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (16.84%) SQL Server
2 21 (10.71%) MongoDB
3 20 (10.20%) NoSQL
4 18 (9.18%) MySQL
5 13 (6.63%) Hadoop
5 13 (6.63%) Relational Database
6 12 (6.12%) Couchbase
7 11 (5.61%) DB2
7 11 (5.61%) Redis
7 11 (5.61%) Riak
8 10 (5.10%) PostgreSQL
8 10 (5.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (3.57%) SQLite
10 6 (3.06%) Big Data
10 6 (3.06%) Power BI
10 6 (3.06%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.51%) Neo4j
11 1 (0.51%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.51%) OrientDB
11 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 19 (9.69%) Git (software)
2 16 (8.16%) JIRA
3 14 (7.14%) Maven
4 13 (6.63%) Cucumber
5 12 (6.12%) JUnit
5 12 (6.12%) Selenium
5 12 (6.12%) Visual Studio
6 11 (5.61%) Vagrant
7 10 (5.10%) FitNesse
7 10 (5.10%) webpack
8 9 (4.59%) Jenkins
9 8 (4.08%) Gradle
10 7 (3.57%) Eclipse
10 7 (3.57%) Subversion
11 6 (3.06%) Bitbucket
11 6 (3.06%) gulp
11 6 (3.06%) Team Foundation Server
12 5 (2.55%) Grunt
13 4 (2.04%) JProfiler
13 4 (2.04%) TeamCity
General
1 26 (13.27%) Finance
2 19 (9.69%) Banking
3 5 (2.55%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.02%) Marketing
4 2 (1.02%) Retail
5 1 (0.51%) Electronics
5 1 (0.51%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.51%) Private Banking
5 1 (0.51%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 171 (87.24%) Developer
2 52 (26.53%) Java Developer
3 23 (11.73%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 21 (10.71%) React Developer
4 21 (10.71%) Senior Developer
5 20 (10.20%) CRM Developer
6 19 (9.69%) .NET Developer
6 19 (9.69%) Full Stack Developer
7 16 (8.16%) C# Developer
8 14 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
8 14 (7.14%) Web Developer
9 11 (5.61%) Angular Developer
9 11 (5.61%) UI Developer
10 10 (5.10%) Dynamics CRM Developer
10 10 (5.10%) HTML Developer
11 8 (4.08%) C# .NET Developer
11 8 (4.08%) Salesforce Developer
12 7 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 6 (3.06%) C# WPF Developer
13 6 (3.06%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (51.53%) HTML
2 80 (40.82%) CSS
3 61 (31.12%) AngularJS
4 55 (28.06%) Spring
5 52 (26.53%) HTML5
6 42 (21.43%) .NET
6 42 (21.43%) React
7 36 (18.37%) REST
8 30 (15.31%) ASP.NET
9 28 (14.29%) Hibernate
10 26 (13.27%) SOAP
11 24 (12.24%) CSS3
12 23 (11.73%) XML
13 22 (11.22%) jQuery
14 20 (10.20%) RESTful
15 18 (9.18%) JPA
16 17 (8.67%) Spring Boot
17 16 (8.16%) Kafka
17 16 (8.16%) Node.js
18 15 (7.65%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (9.18%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (4.59%) User Experience
3 8 (4.08%) Fintech
4 7 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (3.57%) Computer Science
5 6 (3.06%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.04%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (1.53%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.51%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.51%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.51%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.51%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.51%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 16 (8.16%) Linux
2 15 (7.65%) Unix
3 4 (2.04%) Windows
4 3 (1.53%) Android
4 3 (1.53%) Windows Server
4 3 (1.53%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (1.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (1.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.02%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (22.96%) Test Automation
3 35 (17.86%) TDD
4 29 (14.80%) MVC
4 29 (14.80%) Scrum
5 28 (14.29%) Front End Development
6 27 (13.78%) OO
7 26 (13.27%) Multithreading
7 26 (13.27%) Web Development
8 22 (11.22%) BDD
8 22 (11.22%) CRM
9 20 (10.20%) Kanban
10 17 (8.67%) Continuous Integration
11 16 (8.16%) Analytics
11 16 (8.16%) SDLC
12 14 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
13 12 (6.12%) Digital Transformation Programme
14 11 (5.61%) Deployment Automation
14 11 (5.61%) DevOps
14 11 (5.61%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 69 (35.20%) Java
2 55 (28.06%) C#
3 31 (15.82%) SQL
4 26 (13.27%) Python
5 12 (6.12%) Bash Shell
5 12 (6.12%) Ruby
6 11 (5.61%) Scala
7 10 (5.10%) PHP
7 10 (5.10%) TypeScript
8 9 (4.59%) Java 8
9 8 (4.08%) Apex Code
10 6 (3.06%) PowerShell
11 5 (2.55%) ES6
11 5 (2.55%) Kotlin
11 5 (2.55%) Perl
12 3 (1.53%) X++
13 1 (0.51%) Jython
13 1 (0.51%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.51%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.51%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (5.10%) Degree
2 8 (4.08%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.55%) BPSS Clearance
3 5 (2.55%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.04%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.02%) MCSE
5 2 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.51%) CISM
6 1 (0.51%) CISSP
6 1 (0.51%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.59%) QA
2 1 (0.51%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 16 (8.16%) Docker
2 4 (2.04%) VMware NSX
2 4 (2.04%) vSphere
3 2 (1.02%) Postfix
3 2 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (9.69%) Ansible
2 18 (9.18%) Puppet
3 13 (6.63%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (5.61%) Cobbler
5 4 (2.04%) vRealize
6 2 (1.02%) Fail2ban
6 2 (1.02%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.51%) Control-M
7 1 (0.51%) Kibana
7 1 (0.51%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 34 (17.35%) Microsoft
2 26 (13.27%) Oracle
3 10 (5.10%) IBM
3 10 (5.10%) TIBCO
4 9 (4.59%) Informatica
4 9 (4.59%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (2.55%) Adobe
5 5 (2.55%) Perforce
5 5 (2.55%) VMware
6 3 (1.53%) Google
6 3 (1.53%) Splunk
7 2 (1.02%) Lets Encrypt
7 2 (1.02%) Nintex
7 2 (1.02%) Omniture
8 1 (0.51%) Apple
8 1 (0.51%) SAP
8 1 (0.51%) Sencha
8 1 (0.51%) Twitter
8 1 (0.51%) Xamarin