The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Plymouth 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 29 April 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)
Devon / Plymouth
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 9 -
Rank change year-on-year 0 -  
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 18 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Plymouth 14.29% 7.50% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 38.30% 13.64% -
Number of daily rates quoted 14 0 0
Median daily rate £376 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £340
% change year-on-year +5.63% +4.41%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £32.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +30.76% -13.33%  

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 Plymouth with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Plymouth
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 47 22 8
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Plymouth 37.30% 55.00% 15.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 16 3
Median daily rate £375 £400 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -20.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £43.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +11.84% +5.55%  

JavaScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Plymouth

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Plymouth 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 Plymouth

JavaScript
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Plymouth

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JavaScript in Plymouth

JavaScript
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Plymouth

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JavaScript in Plymouth over the 3 months to 29 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JavaScript in Plymouth

JavaScript
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Plymouth

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JavaScript in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 Plymouth region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 28 (90.32%) CSS
2 27 (87.10%) HTML
3 17 (54.84%) Python
4 15 (48.39%) REST
5 14 (45.16%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (45.16%) .NET
5 14 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (41.94%) C#
7 12 (38.71%) Web Services
7 12 (38.71%) SQL
7 12 (38.71%) ASP.NET
7 12 (38.71%) Open Source
8 11 (35.48%) JSON
9 10 (32.26%) ASP.NET Web API
10 9 (29.03%) XML
10 9 (29.03%) Unix
10 9 (29.03%) MVC
11 8 (25.81%) AngularJS
12 7 (22.58%) Flask
12 7 (22.58%) Front End Development
12 7 (22.58%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (22.58%) WCF
12 7 (22.58%) WPF
12 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (22.58%) HTML5
12 7 (22.58%) Linux
12 7 (22.58%) Java
13 6 (19.35%) Windows
13 6 (19.35%) Software Engineering
13 6 (19.35%) Ajax

JavaScript
Co-occurring IT Skills in Plymouth 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 6 (19.35%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (16.13%) WebSphere
3 3 (9.68%) WebSphere Portal
4 2 (6.45%) JBoss
4 2 (6.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (6.45%) Tomcat
4 2 (6.45%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (6.45%) MySQL
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Git (software)
1 6 (19.35%) Jenkins
1 6 (19.35%) Vagrant
2 2 (6.45%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (93.55%) Developer
2 13 (41.94%) Software Developer
3 9 (29.03%) .NET Developer
4 7 (22.58%) .NET Software Developer
4 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 7 (22.58%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (22.58%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (22.58%) C# Developer
4 7 (22.58%) C# Software Developer
5 6 (19.35%) Senior Developer
6 5 (16.13%) JavaScript Developer
6 5 (16.13%) Python Developer
7 4 (12.90%) Angular Developer
7 4 (12.90%) Full Stack Developer
7 4 (12.90%) Senior Software Developer
8 3 (9.68%) WebSphere Developer
9 2 (6.45%) Senior WebSphere Developer
10 1 (3.23%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 1 (3.23%) Senior Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (90.32%) CSS
2 27 (87.10%) HTML
3 15 (48.39%) REST
4 14 (45.16%) .NET
5 12 (38.71%) ASP.NET
5 12 (38.71%) Web Services
6 11 (35.48%) JSON
7 10 (32.26%) ASP.NET Web API
8 9 (29.03%) XML
9 8 (25.81%) AngularJS
10 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (22.58%) Flask
10 7 (22.58%) HTML5
10 7 (22.58%) WCF
10 7 (22.58%) WPF
11 6 (19.35%) Ajax
11 6 (19.35%) jQuery
11 6 (19.35%) RabbitMQ
11 6 (19.35%) SQLAlchemy
12 5 (16.13%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 14 (45.16%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.90%) User Experience
3 3 (9.68%) Management Information System
3 3 (9.68%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 9 (29.03%) Unix
2 7 (22.58%) Linux
3 6 (19.35%) Mac OS
3 6 (19.35%) Windows
4 5 (16.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (38.71%) Open Source
3 9 (29.03%) MVC
4 7 (22.58%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (22.58%) Front End Development
5 6 (19.35%) OWASP
5 6 (19.35%) Software Engineering
5 6 (19.35%) Translating Business Requirements
6 5 (16.13%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (16.13%) Performance Optimisation
6 5 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (16.13%) Web Design
7 4 (12.90%) Mentoring
7 4 (12.90%) Microservices
7 4 (12.90%) Pair Programming
8 3 (9.68%) Content Management
8 3 (9.68%) Knowledge Management
8 3 (9.68%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (9.68%) Web Development
9 2 (6.45%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 17 (54.84%) Python
2 13 (41.94%) C#
3 12 (38.71%) SQL
4 7 (22.58%) Java
5 3 (9.68%) Delphi
5 3 (9.68%) T-SQL
6 2 (6.45%) PHP
6 2 (6.45%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.23%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) Security Cleared
2 5 (16.13%) SC Cleared
3 3 (9.68%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (19.35%) QA
2 3 (9.68%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (19.35%) Docker
1 6 (19.35%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) Oracle
2 3 (9.68%) IBM
3 2 (6.45%) Talend