The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 18 - 9
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 8 0 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 6.56% - 12.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.60% - 22.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 3
Median daily rate £350 - £255
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 - £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 - £371
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+16.43% +7.35%
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
43 25 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 35.25% 45.45% 55.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 18 33
Median daily rate £350 £300 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -2.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £175 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £460 £384
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £15.00 - £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Belfast region citing JavaScript as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 August 2016.

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 30 August 2016, 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 Belfast region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 7 (53.85%) HTML
2 4 (30.77%) Perl
2 4 (30.77%) Python
2 4 (30.77%) Linux
2 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) HTML5
3 3 (23.08%) Bash Shell
3 3 (23.08%) Web Development
3 3 (23.08%) Unix
3 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
3 3 (23.08%) CSS
3 3 (23.08%) Finance
3 3 (23.08%) .NET
3 3 (23.08%) C#
4 2 (15.38%) SAP
4 2 (15.38%) SQL
4 2 (15.38%) Java
4 2 (15.38%) SOAP
4 2 (15.38%) Web Services
4 2 (15.38%) XML
4 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
4 2 (15.38%) jQuery
4 2 (15.38%) Ruby
4 2 (15.38%) MVC
4 2 (15.38%) Hibernate
4 2 (15.38%) Banking
4 2 (15.38%) Spring
4 2 (15.38%) Marketing
4 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (15.38%) Node.js

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast 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 1 (7.69%) NetWeaver
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) HTTP
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
1 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Banking
2 2 (15.38%) Marketing
3 1 (7.69%) Advertising
3 1 (7.69%) Electronics
3 1 (7.69%) Investment Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) UI Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Java Developer
3 2 (15.38%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Web Developer
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Banking Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) CRM Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) QA Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 1 (7.69%) SAP Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Scala Developer
4 1 (7.69%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) HTML
2 4 (30.77%) HTML5
3 3 (23.08%) .NET
3 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
3 3 (23.08%) CSS
4 2 (15.38%) Hibernate
4 2 (15.38%) jQuery
4 2 (15.38%) Node.js
4 2 (15.38%) SOAP
4 2 (15.38%) Spring
4 2 (15.38%) Web Services
4 2 (15.38%) XML
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
5 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
5 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (7.69%) REST
5 1 (7.69%) RESTful
5 1 (7.69%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (7.69%) SAP Fiori
5 1 (7.69%) SAPUI5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Derivative
2 1 (7.69%) Graphic Design
2 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.69%) User Experience
2 1 (7.69%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Linux
2 3 (23.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) Web Development
3 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
3 2 (15.38%) MVC
4 1 (7.69%) BDD
4 1 (7.69%) Coaching
4 1 (7.69%) CRM
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (7.69%) Front End Development
4 1 (7.69%) High Availability
4 1 (7.69%) Kanban
4 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.69%) OO
4 1 (7.69%) OOD
4 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
4 1 (7.69%) Scrum
4 1 (7.69%) SDLC
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.69%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) Perl
1 4 (30.77%) Python
2 3 (23.08%) Bash Shell
2 3 (23.08%) C#
3 2 (15.38%) Java
3 2 (15.38%) Ruby
3 2 (15.38%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) Korn
4 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) SAP
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft