The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Wales 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 24 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)
Wales / West Wales
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 7 21
Rank change year-on-year -2 +14  
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 5 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Wales 13.16% 8.82% 2.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.25% 25.00% 6.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 1
Median daily rate £344 £450 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.61% +83.67%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £340
% change year-on-year +3.44% +6.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.39 £37.50 £39.78
% change year-on-year +15.70% -5.71%  

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 West Wales with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
West Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 16 12 49
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Wales 42.11% 35.29% 37.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 23
Median daily rate £375 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.66% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £250 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £450 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year +13.33% +2.73%  

JavaScript
Job Vacancy Trend in West Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Wales 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 West Wales

JavaScript
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JavaScript in West Wales

JavaScript
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JavaScript in West Wales over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JavaScript in West Wales

JavaScript
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript in West Wales.

Contractor hourly rate trend for JavaScript in West Wales

JavaScript
Contract Job Locations in West Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the West Wales region over the 3 months to 24 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
Swansea -4 4 £550 +22.22% 13
Carmarthenshire - 1 £138 - 1
JavaScript
Wales

For the 6 months to 24 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 West Wales region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 15 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (56.25%) Configuration Management
2 9 (56.25%) Java
2 9 (56.25%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (56.25%) REST
2 9 (56.25%) Jenkins
2 9 (56.25%) Relational Database
2 9 (56.25%) Ansible
3 8 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
3 8 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 8 (50.00%) Web Services
4 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
5 6 (37.50%) CSS
5 6 (37.50%) HTML
6 5 (31.25%) C#
6 5 (31.25%) .NET
6 5 (31.25%) SAP
6 5 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (31.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 5 (31.25%) Programme Management
6 5 (31.25%) Electronics
6 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
6 5 (31.25%) Finance
6 5 (31.25%) Manufacturing
6 5 (31.25%) Marketing
6 5 (31.25%) Digital Marketing
6 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
7 4 (25.00%) Open Source
7 4 (25.00%) Technical Architecture

JavaScript
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Wales 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:

Business Applications
1 5 (31.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) Relational Database
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (6.25%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 9 (56.25%) Jenkins
2 8 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (12.50%) TeamCity
4 1 (6.25%) Babel
4 1 (6.25%) Capybara
4 1 (6.25%) Cucumber
4 1 (6.25%) JIRA
4 1 (6.25%) Selenium
4 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (31.25%) Electronics
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
1 5 (31.25%) Manufacturing
1 5 (31.25%) Marketing
1 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Java Developer
3 4 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 4 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 3 (18.75%) AWS Developer
4 3 (18.75%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Cloud Developer
5 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Development Specialist
6 1 (6.25%) Junior .NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Junior C# Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Junior Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Test Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Tester
6 1 (6.25%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) REST
2 8 (50.00%) Web Services
3 6 (37.50%) CSS
3 6 (37.50%) HTML
4 5 (31.25%) .NET
5 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (18.75%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
7 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (12.50%) CSS3
7 2 (12.50%) HTML5
7 2 (12.50%) jQuery
7 2 (12.50%) NHibernate
7 2 (12.50%) Sass
7 2 (12.50%) WCF
8 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
8 1 (6.25%) Gherkin
8 1 (6.25%) React
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (56.25%) Configuration Management
2 9 (56.25%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
4 5 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (31.25%) Digital Marketing
4 5 (31.25%) Programme Management
5 4 (25.00%) MVC
5 4 (25.00%) Open Source
5 4 (25.00%) Software Delivery
5 4 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
6 3 (18.75%) Scrum
6 3 (18.75%) Test Automation
6 3 (18.75%) Web Development
7 2 (12.50%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (12.50%) Mobile First
7 2 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (6.25%) Functional Testing
8 1 (6.25%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) Java
2 5 (31.25%) C#
3 4 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (6.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
2 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 9 (56.25%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) SAP
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