The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for JavaScript skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 14 14 7
Rank change year-on-year 0 -7  
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 35 39 70
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 10.64% 8.84% 15.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.48% 17.18% 26.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 27 54
Median daily rate £375 £340 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.29% -15.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £522 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.75 £38.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +9.86% +8.57%  

JavaScript is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 143 227 262
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 43.47% 51.47% 57.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 92 171
Median daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £309 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 25 16
Median hourly rate £42.50 £43.75 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.85% +2.94%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £42.00 £40.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £46.20 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

JavaScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire citing JavaScript as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for JavaScript in Gloucestershire

JavaScript
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JavaScript in Gloucestershire

JavaScript
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JavaScript in Gloucestershire over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JavaScript in Gloucestershire

JavaScript
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JavaScript in Gloucestershire

JavaScript
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester +2 9 £404 +1.00% 1
Cirencester +2 7 £275 -12.69% 4
Cheltenham -2 3 £365 +12.30% 7
JavaScript
South West

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 41 (52.56%) HTML
2 39 (50.00%) CSS
2 39 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 26 (33.33%) C#
4 25 (32.05%) .NET
4 25 (32.05%) Security Cleared
5 24 (30.77%) SQL Server
6 23 (29.49%) Scrum
7 22 (28.21%) HTML5
8 21 (26.92%) jQuery
8 21 (26.92%) MVC
8 21 (26.92%) Java
9 19 (24.36%) Web Services
10 17 (21.79%) User Experience
11 16 (20.51%) ASP.NET
12 15 (19.23%) SQL
13 14 (17.95%) CSS3
14 13 (16.67%) Oracle
15 12 (15.38%) XML
15 12 (15.38%) Software Engineering
15 12 (15.38%) SC Cleared
15 12 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
16 11 (14.10%) DV Cleared
16 11 (14.10%) Microsoft
16 11 (14.10%) Front End Development
17 10 (12.82%) Python
17 10 (12.82%) SOAP
17 10 (12.82%) .NET Framework
17 10 (12.82%) Finance

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 9 (11.54%) SharePoint
2 8 (10.26%) Confluence
3 4 (5.13%) Apache Pig
3 4 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (5.13%) WebLogic
4 3 (3.85%) Apache
4 3 (3.85%) Apache Qpid
4 3 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (3.85%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.56%) Apache Spark
5 2 (2.56%) JBoss
5 2 (2.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (2.56%) Sitefinity
5 2 (2.56%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.28%) CMS
6 1 (1.28%) IIS
6 1 (1.28%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.28%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.28%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.28%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 1 (1.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (5.13%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (3.85%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.28%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.85%) AMQP
1 3 (3.85%) VoIP
1 3 (3.85%) Wireshark
2 1 (1.28%) HTTP
2 1 (1.28%) SSH
2 1 (1.28%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 10 (12.82%) Hadoop
3 9 (11.54%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (10.26%) Oracle Database
5 7 (8.97%) DTS
5 7 (8.97%) MySQL
5 7 (8.97%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (8.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (7.69%) Big Data
7 4 (5.13%) Redis
8 3 (3.85%) Apache Accumulo
9 2 (2.56%) Apache Hive
9 2 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (2.56%) dBASE
9 2 (2.56%) MongoDB
9 2 (2.56%) NoSQL
9 2 (2.56%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (2.56%) Oracle ODI
9 2 (2.56%) OrientDB
9 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (11.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (10.26%) Git (software)
2 8 (10.26%) JIRA
3 6 (7.69%) Jenkins
4 5 (6.41%) Bitbucket
4 5 (6.41%) Selenium
4 5 (6.41%) Visual Studio
5 4 (5.13%) Ant
5 4 (5.13%) JMeter
5 4 (5.13%) ReSharper
5 4 (5.13%) Subversion
6 3 (3.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (3.85%) CMake
6 3 (3.85%) GoogleTest
6 3 (3.85%) WiX
7 2 (2.56%) Artifactory
7 2 (2.56%) Jasmine
7 2 (2.56%) Maven
7 2 (2.56%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (2.56%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (12.82%) Finance
2 6 (7.69%) Electronics
2 6 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 6 (7.69%) Marketing
2 6 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.56%) Games
4 1 (1.28%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 68 (87.18%) Developer
2 20 (25.64%) .NET Developer
3 14 (17.95%) Java Developer
4 12 (15.38%) Applications Developer
4 12 (15.38%) C# Developer
5 10 (12.82%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (12.82%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 9 (11.54%) JavaScript Developer
6 9 (11.54%) SQL Developer
7 7 (8.97%) SQL Server Developer
7 7 (8.97%) T-SQL Developer
8 6 (7.69%) DV Cleared Java Developer
8 6 (7.69%) Software Engineer
9 5 (6.41%) Angular Developer
9 5 (6.41%) Oracle Developer
10 4 (5.13%) Java Engineer
10 4 (5.13%) Java Software Engineer
11 3 (3.85%) ASP.NET Developer
11 3 (3.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 3 (3.85%) Oracle Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (52.56%) HTML
2 39 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 39 (50.00%) CSS
3 25 (32.05%) .NET
4 22 (28.21%) HTML5
5 21 (26.92%) jQuery
6 19 (24.36%) Web Services
7 16 (20.51%) ASP.NET
8 14 (17.95%) CSS3
9 12 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
9 12 (15.38%) XML
10 10 (12.82%) .NET Framework
10 10 (12.82%) SOAP
11 8 (10.26%) JSON
11 8 (10.26%) RESTful
11 8 (10.26%) Silverlight
11 8 (10.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 7 (8.97%) J2EE
13 6 (7.69%) React
14 5 (6.41%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 17 (21.79%) User Experience
2 5 (6.41%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.56%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.56%) N-Tier
3 2 (2.56%) Wiki
4 1 (1.28%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (1.28%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.54%) Android
1 9 (11.54%) Apple iOS
2 7 (8.97%) Windows
3 3 (3.85%) Linux
4 2 (2.56%) CentOS
4 2 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.56%) Unix
4 2 (2.56%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.28%) Debian
5 1 (1.28%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (29.49%) Scrum
3 21 (26.92%) MVC
4 12 (15.38%) Software Engineering
5 11 (14.10%) Front End Development
6 8 (10.26%) CRM
6 8 (10.26%) OO
7 7 (8.97%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (8.97%) Unit Testing
8 6 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
8 6 (7.69%) Programme Management
8 6 (7.69%) Web Development
9 5 (6.41%) Automated Testing
9 5 (6.41%) OOP
10 4 (5.13%) Process Management
10 4 (5.13%) TDD
10 4 (5.13%) User Stories
11 3 (3.85%) Cybersecurity
11 3 (3.85%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 26 (33.33%) C#
2 21 (26.92%) Java
3 15 (19.23%) SQL
4 10 (12.82%) Bash Shell
4 10 (12.82%) Python
5 9 (11.54%) C
5 9 (11.54%) Perl
5 9 (11.54%) T-SQL
6 8 (10.26%) VB.NET
7 7 (8.97%) PL/SQL
8 5 (6.41%) PHP
8 5 (6.41%) Ruby
9 4 (5.13%) TypeScript
10 3 (3.85%) C++
11 2 (2.56%) Embedded C
11 2 (2.56%) Objective-C
12 1 (1.28%) Scala
12 1 (1.28%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 25 (32.05%) Security Cleared
2 12 (15.38%) SC Cleared
3 11 (14.10%) DV Cleared
4 7 (8.97%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.28%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.13%) QA
2 1 (1.28%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (5.13%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.56%) Kibana
2 1 (1.28%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.28%) SELinux
Vendors
1 13 (16.67%) Oracle
2 11 (14.10%) Microsoft
3 7 (8.97%) Xamarin
4 6 (7.69%) SAP
5 3 (3.85%) Google
6 1 (1.28%) IBM
6 1 (1.28%) Kofax
6 1 (1.28%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.28%) Zend