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 28 March 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
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 11 14
Rank change year-on-year +8 +3  
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 3 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stirling 15.79% 9.62% 10.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 60.00% 21.74% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 5
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £375 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £375 £412
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year +11.84% +12.59%  

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 48
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Stirling 26.32% 44.23% 42.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 14
Median daily rate £325 £350 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% -17.15%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £119 £248 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £385 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +3.75% +11.11%  

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

JavaScript
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Stirling

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JavaScript in Stirling over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JavaScript in Stirling

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 14 (87.50%) HTML
1 14 (87.50%) CSS
2 12 (75.00%) Adobe
3 11 (68.75%) Finance
4 10 (62.50%) Front End Development
5 9 (56.25%) User Experience
6 7 (43.75%) CSS3
6 7 (43.75%) HTML5
6 7 (43.75%) Zurb Foundation
7 6 (37.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 5 (31.25%) Subversion
8 5 (31.25%) Content Management
8 5 (31.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 5 (31.25%) Typography
8 5 (31.25%) Iconography
8 5 (31.25%) Wireframes
9 4 (25.00%) Enterprise Content Management
9 4 (25.00%) Service Design
9 4 (25.00%) Mobile First
9 4 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
9 4 (25.00%) Web Design
9 4 (25.00%) Photoshop
9 4 (25.00%) CMS
9 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
9 4 (25.00%) Smartphone
9 4 (25.00%) Rapid Prototyping
9 4 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
9 4 (25.00%) PhoneGap
9 4 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (18.75%) Marketing

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 6 (37.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 4 (25.00%) CMS
3 1 (6.25%) FileNet
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (25.00%) Photoshop
3 1 (6.25%) InDesign
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Subversion
2 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (12.50%) Axure RP
3 2 (12.50%) Maven
4 1 (6.25%) Ant
4 1 (6.25%) Eclipse
4 1 (6.25%) Grunt
4 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
4 1 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 11 (68.75%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Marketing
3 1 (6.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Designer
3 5 (31.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (12.50%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) FileNet Developer
5 1 (6.25%) HTML Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Java Mobile Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Publishing Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Technology Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (87.50%) CSS
1 14 (87.50%) HTML
2 7 (43.75%) CSS3
2 7 (43.75%) HTML5
2 7 (43.75%) Zurb Foundation
3 4 (25.00%) PhoneGap
3 4 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
4 2 (12.50%) J2EE
4 2 (12.50%) jQuery
4 2 (12.50%) Web Services
5 1 (6.25%) DOM
5 1 (6.25%) JSON
5 1 (6.25%) JSP
5 1 (6.25%) Node.js
5 1 (6.25%) OSGi
5 1 (6.25%) RESTful
5 1 (6.25%) Sass
5 1 (6.25%) Underscore.js
5 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) User Experience
2 4 (25.00%) Smartphone
3 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (12.50%) Motion Graphics
4 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
4 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
4 1 (6.25%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Front End Development
2 5 (31.25%) Content Management
2 5 (31.25%) Iconography
2 5 (31.25%) Typography
2 5 (31.25%) Wireframes
3 4 (25.00%) Enterprise Content Management
3 4 (25.00%) Mobile First
3 4 (25.00%) Rapid Prototyping
3 4 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 4 (25.00%) Service Design
3 4 (25.00%) Web Design
4 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (18.75%) Web Development
5 2 (12.50%) Analytics
5 2 (12.50%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
5 2 (12.50%) Multivariate Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Prototyping
5 2 (12.50%) Workflow
6 1 (6.25%) Infographics
6 1 (6.25%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) Java
2 1 (6.25%) AppleScript
2 1 (6.25%) PHP
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Adobe
2 1 (6.25%) Alterian
2 1 (6.25%) IBM
2 1 (6.25%) Twitter