The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Stirling 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 22 June 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)
Scotland / Stirling
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 18 7
Rank change year-on-year +11 -11  
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 1 1 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stirling 4.17% 1.41% 17.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.00% 4.35% 41.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Median daily rate £325 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -35.00% +25.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.39 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +15.70% +7.14%  

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 Stirling with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Stirling
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 5 23 36
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Stirling 20.83% 32.39% 41.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 9
Median daily rate £475 £450 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +12.35%  
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 £42.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +14.86% +2.77%  

JavaScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Stirling

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stirling 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 Stirling

JavaScript
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JavaScript in Stirling

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Stirling region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (50.00%) Adobe
2 2 (50.00%) Grunt
2 2 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) J2EE
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) Web Development
2 2 (50.00%) CSS3
2 2 (50.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (50.00%) Sass
3 1 (25.00%) LESS
3 1 (25.00%) Underscore.js
3 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (25.00%) New Media
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) OSGi
3 1 (25.00%) Node.js
3 1 (25.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) RESTful
3 1 (25.00%) Rapid Prototyping
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) IBM

JavaScript
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stirling 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 (50.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (25.00%) FileNet
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (25.00%) Photoshop
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Grunt
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) gulp
2 1 (25.00%) Maven
2 1 (25.00%) webpack
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (25.00%) FileNet Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) CSS3
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) J2EE
2 2 (50.00%) Sass
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) Handlebars
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) LESS
3 1 (25.00%) Node.js
3 1 (25.00%) OSGi
3 1 (25.00%) React
3 1 (25.00%) RequireJS
3 1 (25.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) RESTful
3 1 (25.00%) Underscore.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) New Media
1 1 (25.00%) Smartphone
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 2 (50.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) Infographics
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile First
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Rapid Prototyping
3 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) SEO
3 1 (25.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Adobe
2 1 (25.00%) IBM