Period
to 17 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Lothian with a requirement for ES6 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ES6 over the 6 months to 17 December 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.

ECMAScript 2015 (ES6, ES2015)
Scotland > West Lothian
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing ES6 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 3.53% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.67% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
West Lothian median daily rate £375 - -
Scotland median daily rate £425 £388 -
% change year-on-year +9.68% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Lothian median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

ES6 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 West Lothian with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
West Lothian
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 45 53 71
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 52.94% 73.61% 43.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 39 51
West Lothian median daily rate £415 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.57% - -6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £309 £268
90th Percentile £494 £434 £406
Scotland median daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +10.71% - -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Lothian median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £21.00 £40.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year -47.50% +5.26% +40.74%

ES6
Job Vacancy Trend in West Lothian

Job postings citing ES6 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Lothian.

Job vacancy trend for ES6 in West Lothian

ES6
Contract Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ES6 within the West Lothian region over the 6 months to 17 December 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
Livingston - 3 £375 -
ES6
Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ES6 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 West Lothian region with a requirement for ES6.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) KnockoutJS
1 3 (100.00%) Jasmine
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
1 3 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (100.00%) React
1 3 (100.00%) Transpiler
2 2 (66.67%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) Aurelia
2 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
2 2 (66.67%) FitNesse
2 2 (66.67%) JMS
2 2 (66.67%) RDBMS
2 2 (66.67%) JDBC
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) JUnit
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Maven

ES6
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Lothian 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) RDBMS
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Jasmine
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) FitNesse
2 2 (66.67%) JUnit
3 1 (33.33%) Bower
3 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (33.33%) Grunt
3 1 (33.33%) gulp
3 1 (33.33%) jspm
3 1 (33.33%) Maven
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) KnockoutJS
1 3 (100.00%) React
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) Aurelia
2 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
2 2 (66.67%) JDBC
2 2 (66.67%) JMS
2 2 (66.67%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) LESS
3 1 (33.33%) Sass
3 1 (33.33%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) Transpiler
2 2 (66.67%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) SQL