The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 11 19 20
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +1
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 12 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 11.11% 5.56% 4.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.05% 9.38% 9.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Average daily rate
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£255 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.65% +11.53%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +1.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +21.73%
JavaScript
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Programming Languages Category
Belfast
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
57 64 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 52.78% 59.26% 50.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 35 32
Average daily rate £300 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £263 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £13.00 £12.42 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JavaScript across the Belfast region.

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

JavaScript
Daily Rate Histogram in Belfast

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript across the Belfast region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014.

JavaScript Daily Rate Histogram in Belfast

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

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

JavaScript Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Belfast region citing JavaScript also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited JavaScript.

1 30 (88.24%) HTML
1 30 (88.24%) CSS
2 24 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (64.71%) Java
4 21 (61.76%) Web Application Development
5 20 (58.82%) RAD
5 20 (58.82%) Mac OS X
5 20 (58.82%) Eclipse
5 20 (58.82%) MVC
5 20 (58.82%) Java EE
5 20 (58.82%) Dojo
5 20 (58.82%) Apple iOS
6 6 (17.65%) Active Record
6 6 (17.65%) jQuery
6 6 (17.65%) Ruby
6 6 (17.65%) Ruby on Rails
7 5 (14.71%) Subversion
7 5 (14.71%) SQL Server
7 5 (14.71%) HTML5
8 4 (11.76%) Alfresco
8 4 (11.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (11.76%) JRuby
8 4 (11.76%) Ajax
8 4 (11.76%) RubyMine
8 4 (11.76%) Cucumber
8 4 (11.76%) MongoDB
8 4 (11.76%) Sass
8 4 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (5.88%) ServiceNow
9 2 (5.88%) Workflow

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Belfast region citing JavaScript also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited JavaScript. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (11.76%) Alfresco
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Google App Engine
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.76%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 20 (58.82%) Eclipse
2 5 (14.71%) Subversion
3 4 (11.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (11.76%) Cucumber
3 4 (11.76%) RubyMine
4 1 (2.94%) Axure RP
4 1 (2.94%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (2.94%) Maven
4 1 (2.94%) StarTeam
4 1 (2.94%) Selenium
General
1 1 (2.94%) Multimedia
1 1 (2.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (91.18%) Developer
2 20 (58.82%) JavaScript Developer
3 5 (14.71%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 2 (5.88%) ServiceNow Developer
5 1 (2.94%) UI Developer
5 1 (2.94%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (2.94%) Silverlight Developer
5 1 (2.94%) User Experience Architect
5 1 (2.94%) UI Programmer
5 1 (2.94%) QA Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Python Developer
5 1 (2.94%) Software Developer
5 1 (2.94%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (88.24%) HTML
1 30 (88.24%) CSS
2 20 (58.82%) Java EE
2 20 (58.82%) Dojo
3 6 (17.65%) jQuery
3 6 (17.65%) Ruby on Rails
4 5 (14.71%) HTML5
5 4 (11.76%) JRuby
5 4 (11.76%) Sass
5 4 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (11.76%) Ajax
6 2 (5.88%) .NET
7 1 (2.94%) J2EE
7 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
7 1 (2.94%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.94%) SOAP
7 1 (2.94%) Web Services
7 1 (2.94%) REST
7 1 (2.94%) Silverlight
7 1 (2.94%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.94%) Graphic Design
1 1 (2.94%) Psychology
1 1 (2.94%) Human Factors
1 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
1 1 (2.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (58.82%) Mac OS X
1 20 (58.82%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (61.76%) Web Application Development
3 20 (58.82%) MVC
3 20 (58.82%) RAD
4 6 (17.65%) Active Record
5 2 (5.88%) Workflow
5 2 (5.88%) Data Modelling
6 1 (2.94%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.94%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (2.94%) Automated Testing
6 1 (2.94%) Software Engineering
6 1 (2.94%) Usability Testing
6 1 (2.94%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (2.94%) Product Marketing
6 1 (2.94%) ETRM
6 1 (2.94%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (64.71%) Java
2 6 (17.65%) Ruby
3 1 (2.94%) C#
3 1 (2.94%) SQL
3 1 (2.94%) Python
3 1 (2.94%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (5.88%) ServiceNow
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle
2 1 (2.94%) Telerik
2 1 (2.94%) Google
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