Period
to 30 May 2020

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 30 May 2020 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
30 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 16 8 4
Rank change year-on-year -8 -4 +6
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 71 193 259
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Glasgow 8.78% 13.17% 16.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.85% 26.37% 34.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 122 173
Median daily rate £419 £408 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.76% +1.88% +10.34%
10th Percentile £338 £262 £313
90th Percentile £500 £513 £500
Scotland median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 £15.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +133.33% - -
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 -
% change year-on-year +40.00% - -

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 325 732 754
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 40.17% 49.93% 48.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 463 474
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +8.11%
10th Percentile £306 £313 £302
90th Percentile £567 £550 £500
Scotland median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 4
Median hourly rate £35.00 £20.00 £35.28
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +75.00% -43.30% +103.67%
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £16.76
% change year-on-year - +108.83% -60.80%

JavaScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for JavaScript in Glasgow

JavaScript
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing JavaScript in Glasgow.

Daily rate trend for JavaScript in Glasgow

JavaScript
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing JavaScript in Glasgow over the 6 months to 30 May 2020.

Daily rate histogram for JavaScript in Glasgow

JavaScript
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing JavaScript in Glasgow.

Hourly rate trend for JavaScript in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 May 2020, 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 29 (40.85%) AngularJS
2 28 (39.44%) CSS
3 27 (38.03%) HTML
3 27 (38.03%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (36.62%) React
5 24 (33.80%) C#
6 20 (28.17%) .NET
6 20 (28.17%) Front End Development
7 19 (26.76%) Java
8 18 (25.35%) Microservices
9 17 (23.94%) SQL
10 15 (21.13%) Public Sector
11 12 (16.90%) Redux
11 12 (16.90%) RESTful
11 12 (16.90%) Azure
12 11 (15.49%) Web Services
12 11 (15.49%) Git (software)
12 11 (15.49%) Node.js
13 10 (14.08%) NoSQL
13 10 (14.08%) Sass
13 10 (14.08%) Linux
14 9 (12.68%) TDD
14 9 (12.68%) HTML5
14 9 (12.68%) REST
14 9 (12.68%) Test Automation
14 9 (12.68%) Vue.js
15 8 (11.27%) .NET Core
15 8 (11.27%) CSS3
15 8 (11.27%) User Experience
15 8 (11.27%) jQuery

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 7 (9.86%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 6 (8.45%) CMS
3 4 (5.63%) Appian
4 2 (2.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.41%) Anypoint
5 1 (1.41%) IIS
5 1 (1.41%) JBoss
5 1 (1.41%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.41%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.41%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.41%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.41%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.41%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 12 (16.90%) Azure
2 7 (9.86%) PaaS
3 2 (2.82%) npm
4 1 (1.41%) AWS
4 1 (1.41%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.41%) Azure Functions
4 1 (1.41%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (1.41%) GitHub
4 1 (1.41%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.23%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.08%) NoSQL
2 8 (11.27%) MySQL
3 7 (9.86%) Azure SQL Database
4 4 (5.63%) MongoDB
4 4 (5.63%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (4.23%) Oracle Database
5 3 (4.23%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.82%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (2.82%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.82%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.41%) Cosmos DB
7 1 (1.41%) DB2
7 1 (1.41%) Electronic Patient Records
7 1 (1.41%) MariaDB
7 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.41%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (15.49%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.04%) Jenkins
2 5 (7.04%) Subversion
3 3 (4.23%) GitLab
4 2 (2.82%) Cucumber
4 2 (2.82%) JIRA
4 2 (2.82%) NUnit
4 2 (2.82%) Selenium
5 1 (1.41%) Ant
5 1 (1.41%) Axure RP
5 1 (1.41%) CruiseControl
5 1 (1.41%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.41%) Grunt
5 1 (1.41%) JMeter
5 1 (1.41%) JUnit
5 1 (1.41%) Maven
5 1 (1.41%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (1.41%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.41%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.41%) WebDriver
General
1 15 (21.13%) Public Sector
2 6 (8.45%) Finance
3 3 (4.23%) Electronics
3 3 (4.23%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.23%) Marketing
3 3 (4.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 58 (81.69%) Developer
2 16 (22.54%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 12 (16.90%) .NET Developer
4 8 (11.27%) JavaScript Developer
5 6 (8.45%) Full Stack Developer
5 6 (8.45%) Java Developer
5 6 (8.45%) React Developer
6 5 (7.04%) Senior Developer
6 5 (7.04%) Web Developer
7 4 (5.63%) Appian Developer
7 4 (5.63%) Azure Developer
7 4 (5.63%) Software Developer
7 4 (5.63%) UI Developer
8 3 (4.23%) .NET Web Developer
8 3 (4.23%) Digital Developer
8 3 (4.23%) Full Stack Web Developer
8 3 (4.23%) ITSM Developer
8 3 (4.23%) PHP Developer
8 3 (4.23%) Senior .NET Developer
9 2 (2.82%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (40.85%) AngularJS
2 28 (39.44%) CSS
3 27 (38.03%) HTML
4 26 (36.62%) React
5 20 (28.17%) .NET
6 12 (16.90%) Redux
6 12 (16.90%) RESTful
7 11 (15.49%) Node.js
7 11 (15.49%) Web Services
8 10 (14.08%) Sass
9 9 (12.68%) HTML5
9 9 (12.68%) REST
9 9 (12.68%) Vue.js
10 8 (11.27%) .NET Core
10 8 (11.27%) ASP.NET
10 8 (11.27%) CSS3
10 8 (11.27%) jQuery
11 7 (9.86%) .NET Framework
11 7 (9.86%) XML
12 6 (8.45%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.27%) User Experience
2 7 (9.86%) Cloud Native
3 6 (8.45%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (5.63%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (4.23%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.41%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.41%) e-Health
6 1 (1.41%) LIMS
6 1 (1.41%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.08%) Linux
2 3 (4.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (38.03%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (28.17%) Front End Development
3 18 (25.35%) Microservices
4 9 (12.68%) TDD
4 9 (12.68%) Test Automation
5 7 (9.86%) DevOps
5 7 (9.86%) Web Development
6 6 (8.45%) Cross-Browser Development
6 6 (8.45%) Scrum
7 5 (7.04%) API Development
7 5 (7.04%) Configuration Management
7 5 (7.04%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (7.04%) MVC
7 5 (7.04%) OO
7 5 (7.04%) Service Management
7 5 (7.04%) Unit Testing
8 4 (5.63%) Case Management
8 4 (5.63%) Kanban
8 4 (5.63%) Mentoring
8 4 (5.63%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (33.80%) C#
2 19 (26.76%) Java
3 17 (23.94%) SQL
4 5 (7.04%) ES6
4 5 (7.04%) Java 8
5 4 (5.63%) PHP
5 4 (5.63%) Python
6 3 (4.23%) Clojure
7 2 (2.82%) C++
7 2 (2.82%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.82%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.41%) Ruby
8 1 (1.41%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.41%) VB
8 1 (1.41%) VB6
8 1 (1.41%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (4.23%) BPSS Clearance
1 3 (4.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.41%) HL7
1 1 (1.41%) QA
1 1 (1.41%) WAI
1 1 (1.41%) WCAG
System Software
1 3 (4.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (4.23%) Terraform
2 2 (2.82%) Ansible
3 1 (1.41%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (11.27%) Adobe
2 4 (5.63%) Oracle
3 3 (4.23%) SAP
4 2 (2.82%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.41%) IBM
5 1 (1.41%) IFS
5 1 (1.41%) MuleSoft
5 1 (1.41%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.41%) TIBCO