The median contractor rate for a JavaScript Developer was £370 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 3 months to 23 June 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
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 109 95 92
Rank change year-on-year -14 -3  
Contract jobs requiring a JavaScript Developer 29 48 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.07% 1.60% 1.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.11% 1.68% 1.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 39 35
Median daily rate £370 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.33% +3.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £324 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £450 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 - £22.00

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

Contract IT Job Roles
South West
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2603 2852 2989
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 95.80% 95.32% 95.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1631 1843 1914
Median daily rate £375 £365 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.73% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £510 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 141 198
Median hourly rate £39.50 £26.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.47% +50.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £43.45 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.14
% change year-on-year +0.28% +8.11%  

JavaScript Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West that featured JavaScript Developer in the job title.

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 3 months to 23 June 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 3 months to 23 June 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
Bristol -8 12 £288 -16.21% 4
Wiltshire +11 9 £375 +7.14% 2
Devon -4 6 £375 -1.96%
Cornwall - 1 - - 2
JavaScript Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 43 (74.14%) HTML
2 43 (74.14%) CSS
3 32 (55.17%) AngularJS
4 25 (43.10%) HTML5
5 23 (39.66%) CSS3
6 21 (36.21%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (34.48%) Front End Development
8 19 (32.76%) React
9 13 (22.41%) Sass
10 12 (20.69%) Git (software)
10 12 (20.69%) jQuery
11 11 (18.97%) C#
12 10 (17.24%) Java
13 9 (15.52%) .NET
13 9 (15.52%) TDD
14 8 (13.79%) XHTML
14 8 (13.79%) Finance
14 8 (13.79%) Scrum
14 8 (13.79%) Responsive Web Design
15 7 (12.07%) Node.js
15 7 (12.07%) MVC
16 6 (10.34%) Web Services
16 6 (10.34%) SQL
16 6 (10.34%) Ajax
16 6 (10.34%) Test Automation
16 6 (10.34%) REST
16 6 (10.34%) Grunt
17 5 (8.62%) Greenfield Project
17 5 (8.62%) LESS

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 2 (3.45%) CMS
1 2 (3.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.72%) Confluence
2 1 (1.72%) IIS
2 1 (1.72%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.72%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (1.72%) Sitefinity
2 1 (1.72%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.72%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.72%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.72%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.72%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.72%) IaaS
2 1 (1.72%) PaaS
2 1 (1.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.17%) HTTP
2 1 (1.72%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (1.72%) Geospatial Data
1 1 (1.72%) MongoDB
1 1 (1.72%) MySQL
1 1 (1.72%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (20.69%) Git (software)
2 6 (10.34%) Grunt
3 4 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (5.17%) Visual Studio
5 2 (3.45%) Cucumber
5 2 (3.45%) Jasmine
5 2 (3.45%) JIRA
5 2 (3.45%) Maven
6 1 (1.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.72%) gulp
6 1 (1.72%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.72%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (1.72%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.72%) Mocha
6 1 (1.72%) Protractor
6 1 (1.72%) Selenium
6 1 (1.72%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (13.79%) Finance
2 2 (3.45%) Marketing
3 1 (1.72%) Advertising
3 1 (1.72%) Banking
3 1 (1.72%) Electronics
3 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (74.14%) CSS
1 43 (74.14%) HTML
2 32 (55.17%) AngularJS
3 25 (43.10%) HTML5
4 23 (39.66%) CSS3
5 19 (32.76%) React
6 13 (22.41%) Sass
7 12 (20.69%) jQuery
8 9 (15.52%) .NET
9 8 (13.79%) XHTML
10 7 (12.07%) Node.js
11 6 (10.34%) Ajax
11 6 (10.34%) REST
11 6 (10.34%) Web Services
12 5 (8.62%) LESS
13 4 (6.90%) ASP.NET
13 4 (6.90%) ASP.NET Web API
13 4 (6.90%) Dojo
13 4 (6.90%) RESTful
13 4 (6.90%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.62%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (5.17%) User Experience
3 2 (3.45%) W3C
4 1 (1.72%) iPad
4 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.72%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.72%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (36.21%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (34.48%) Front End Development
3 9 (15.52%) TDD
4 8 (13.79%) Responsive Web Design
4 8 (13.79%) Scrum
5 7 (12.07%) MVC
6 6 (10.34%) Test Automation
7 5 (8.62%) E-Commerce
7 5 (8.62%) Open Source
8 4 (6.90%) Infographics
8 4 (6.90%) OO
8 4 (6.90%) Web Development
9 3 (5.17%) BDD
9 3 (5.17%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (5.17%) Web Design
10 2 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (3.45%) Content Management
10 2 (3.45%) Kanban
10 2 (3.45%) Pair Programming
10 2 (3.45%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 58 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (18.97%) C#
3 10 (17.24%) Java
4 6 (10.34%) SQL
5 4 (6.90%) ES6
5 4 (6.90%) PHP
6 3 (5.17%) Python
7 2 (3.45%) TypeScript
7 2 (3.45%) VB.NET
7 2 (3.45%) XPath
8 1 (1.72%) Delphi
8 1 (1.72%) XAML
Qualifications
1 5 (8.62%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.17%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.45%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.72%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.45%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (5.17%) Sencha
2 2 (3.45%) Google
2 2 (3.45%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.72%) Adobe
3 1 (1.72%) Apple
3 1 (1.72%) Nintex
3 1 (1.72%) SAP
3 1 (1.72%) Sitecore
3 1 (1.72%) Telerik
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