Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 November 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
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 10 6
Rank change year-on-year +2 -4 +11
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 6 10 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stirling 11.76% 13.70% 16.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 42.86% 40.00% 36.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 6
Stirling median daily rate £325 £331 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.66% -17.43% -23.76%
10th Percentile £167 £299 £319
90th Percentile £342 £345 £471
Scotland median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% - -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Stirling median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £43.39 £19.00 -
% change year-on-year +128.37% - -

JavaScript is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Stirling with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Stirling
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 14 25 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stirling 27.45% 34.25% 45.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 12
Stirling median daily rate £325 £331 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.66% -24.02% +0.58%
10th Percentile £115 £299 £363
90th Percentile £488 £345 £510
Scotland median daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +10.71% - -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Stirling median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £27.00 £41.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -34.15% +9.33% +7.14%

JavaScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Stirling

Job postings citing JavaScript as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Stirling.

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

JavaScript
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Stirling

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JavaScript in Stirling over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JavaScript in Stirling

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 6 (100.00%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) CSS
3 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (50.00%) Smartphone
4 3 (50.00%) Rapid Prototyping
4 3 (50.00%) HTML5
4 3 (50.00%) CSS3
4 3 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (50.00%) Sass
4 3 (50.00%) LESS
4 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 3 (50.00%) Grunt
4 3 (50.00%) User Experience
4 3 (50.00%) React
4 3 (50.00%) webpack
4 3 (50.00%) gulp
4 3 (50.00%) Mobile First
4 3 (50.00%) Adobe
4 3 (50.00%) SEO
4 3 (50.00%) Finance
4 3 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (50.00%) Web Design
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (50.00%) Photoshop
4 3 (50.00%) C#
4 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (50.00%) Front End Development
4 3 (50.00%) Vue (Vue.js)
5 2 (33.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (33.33%) .NET

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 (33.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (50.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (50.00%) Grunt
1 3 (50.00%) gulp
1 3 (50.00%) webpack
2 1 (16.67%) Selenium
2 1 (16.67%) Subversion
2 1 (16.67%) Toad
2 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) CSS
3 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (50.00%) CSS3
3 3 (50.00%) HTML5
3 3 (50.00%) LESS
3 3 (50.00%) React
3 3 (50.00%) Sass
3 3 (50.00%) Vue (Vue.js)
4 2 (33.33%) .NET
5 1 (16.67%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Smartphone
1 3 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 3 (50.00%) Mobile First
2 3 (50.00%) Rapid Prototyping
2 3 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (50.00%) SEO
2 3 (50.00%) Web Design
3 2 (33.33%) MVC
4 1 (16.67%) Defect Management
4 1 (16.67%) Defect Tracking
4 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Scenario Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) VBScript
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Adobe
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) Twitter