Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a JavaScript Developer was £363 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Developer
England > South West
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 139 124 133
Rank change year-on-year -15 +9 -6
Contract jobs requiring a JavaScript Developer 58 82 93
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.04% 1.43% 1.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.09% 1.50% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 67 70
South West median daily rate £363 £330 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.85% -5.71% -
10th Percentile £300 £223 £249
90th Percentile £420 £428 £514
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
South West median hourly rate - £22.50 -
England median hourly rate £42.06 £42.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year -1.05% +3.66% -0.61%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
South West
Contract vacancies in the South West with a recognized job title 5298 5455 6305
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.17% 94.90% 95.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3316 3540 4102
South West median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% - -
10th Percentile £210 £213 £219
90th Percentile £538 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 245 345 401
South West median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -9.09% +37.50%
10th Percentile £11.40 £11.00 £11.17
90th Percentile £50.00 £46.00 £45.75
England median hourly rate £18.63 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +0.68% +2.78% +9.09%

JavaScript Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings that featured JavaScript Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for JavaScript Developer in the South West

JavaScript Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JavaScript Developer in the South West

JavaScript Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JavaScript Developer in the South West over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JavaScript Developer in the South West

JavaScript Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JavaScript Developer in the South West

JavaScript Developer
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript Developer within the South West region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol -23 20 £363 +22.88% 8
Wiltshire +12 18 £356 +2.52% 1
Devon -7 9 £370 +68.18% 1
Somerset 0 8 £350 -6.67% 1
Gloucestershire +20 2 £325 - 1
Dorset -3 1 £415 +10.67% 2
JavaScript Developer
England

JavaScript Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, JavaScript Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region featuring JavaScript Developer in the job title.

1 58 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 36 (62.07%) HTML
3 32 (55.17%) CSS
4 27 (46.55%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (36.21%) React
6 18 (31.03%) Front End Development
6 18 (31.03%) AngularJS
6 18 (31.03%) HTML5
7 16 (27.59%) jQuery
8 14 (24.14%) Web Development
8 14 (24.14%) Git (software)
9 11 (18.97%) CSS3
10 10 (17.24%) C#
10 10 (17.24%) Sass
11 9 (15.52%) .NET
11 9 (15.52%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (15.52%) Software Engineering
12 8 (13.79%) Node.js
12 8 (13.79%) Security Cleared
12 8 (13.79%) MVC
13 7 (12.07%) SharePoint
13 7 (12.07%) Scrum
13 7 (12.07%) Web Services
13 7 (12.07%) TypeScript
14 6 (10.34%) Nintex
14 6 (10.34%) Ember.js
14 6 (10.34%) Manufacturing
14 6 (10.34%) Management Information System
14 6 (10.34%) Workflow
14 6 (10.34%) Finance

JavaScript Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 (12.07%) SharePoint
2 6 (10.34%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (6.90%) CMS
3 4 (6.90%) Kentico
4 3 (5.17%) IIS
4 3 (5.17%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.72%) Drupal
5 1 (1.72%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.72%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.17%) Intranet
2 1 (1.72%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.90%) MySQL
2 1 (1.72%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.72%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (24.14%) Git (software)
2 5 (8.62%) Grunt
2 5 (8.62%) Jenkins
3 4 (6.90%) GitLab
3 4 (6.90%) PhpStorm
3 4 (6.90%) webpack
4 3 (5.17%) gulp
4 3 (5.17%) NuGet
5 2 (3.45%) Gradle
5 2 (3.45%) Jasmine
5 2 (3.45%) Maven
5 2 (3.45%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.72%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.72%) Firebug
6 1 (1.72%) Selenium
6 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (10.34%) Finance
1 6 (10.34%) Manufacturing
1 6 (10.34%) Marketing
2 4 (6.90%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.17%) Electronics
4 1 (1.72%) Advertising
4 1 (1.72%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (62.07%) HTML
2 32 (55.17%) CSS
3 21 (36.21%) React
4 18 (31.03%) AngularJS
4 18 (31.03%) HTML5
5 16 (27.59%) jQuery
6 11 (18.97%) CSS3
7 10 (17.24%) Sass
8 9 (15.52%) .NET
9 8 (13.79%) Node.js
10 7 (12.07%) Web Services
11 6 (10.34%) Ember.js
11 6 (10.34%) RESTful
12 5 (8.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 4 (6.90%) ASP.NET
13 4 (6.90%) Backbone.js
13 4 (6.90%) D3.js
13 4 (6.90%) KnockoutJS
13 4 (6.90%) LESS
13 4 (6.90%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.34%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.17%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.45%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.45%) Cloud Native
3 2 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.72%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.72%) Fintech
4 1 (1.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (46.55%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (31.03%) Front End Development
3 14 (24.14%) Web Development
4 9 (15.52%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (15.52%) Software Engineering
5 8 (13.79%) MVC
6 7 (12.07%) Scrum
7 6 (10.34%) Content Management
7 6 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (10.34%) Document Management
7 6 (10.34%) Enterprise Content Management
7 6 (10.34%) Workflow
8 5 (8.62%) Digital Marketing
8 5 (8.62%) OO
8 5 (8.62%) TDD
9 4 (6.90%) RAD
9 4 (6.90%) Test Automation
9 4 (6.90%) Unit Testing
10 3 (5.17%) Programme Management
10 3 (5.17%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 58 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (17.24%) C#
3 7 (12.07%) TypeScript
4 5 (8.62%) PHP
5 3 (5.17%) Java
5 3 (5.17%) Python
6 2 (3.45%) Bash Shell
6 2 (3.45%) Groovy
6 2 (3.45%) Kotlin
6 2 (3.45%) SQL
7 1 (1.72%) Delphi
7 1 (1.72%) ECMAScript
7 1 (1.72%) ES6
7 1 (1.72%) XAML
Qualifications
1 8 (13.79%) Security Cleared
2 6 (10.34%) Degree
3 4 (6.90%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.72%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.72%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) Ansible
1 2 (3.45%) Kubernetes
1 2 (3.45%) Rancher
Vendors
1 6 (10.34%) Nintex
2 3 (5.17%) SAP
3 1 (1.72%) Dell
3 1 (1.72%) EMC
3 1 (1.72%) Ericsson
3 1 (1.72%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.72%) Sencha