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 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 16 8 21
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +13
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 12 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 8.89% 11.69% 3.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.79% 20.93% 9.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 1
Average daily rate
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£300 £400 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +60.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £310
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-0.76% +0.76%
JavaScript
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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
87 43 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 64.44% 55.84% 35.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 22 31
Average daily rate £300 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £260 £147
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.42 -
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 28 November 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 28 November 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 18 (72.00%) HTML
2 16 (64.00%) CSS
3 12 (48.00%) Java
4 10 (40.00%) MVC
5 8 (32.00%) Java EE
5 8 (32.00%) Apple iOS
6 7 (28.00%) Dojo
6 7 (28.00%) Web Application Development
6 7 (28.00%) Mac OS X
6 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (28.00%) RAD
6 7 (28.00%) Eclipse
7 4 (16.00%) PHP
7 4 (16.00%) SQL
7 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
7 4 (16.00%) jQuery
8 3 (12.00%) Ajax
8 3 (12.00%) SOAP
8 3 (12.00%) XML
8 3 (12.00%) J2EE
8 3 (12.00%) MySQL
8 3 (12.00%) OO
8 3 (12.00%) Windows
8 3 (12.00%) Linux
9 2 (8.00%) OOP
9 2 (8.00%) Solaris
9 2 (8.00%) DNS
9 2 (8.00%) HP
9 2 (8.00%) DHCP
9 2 (8.00%) .NET

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 1 (4.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (4.00%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) DNS
1 2 (8.00%) DHCP
2 1 (4.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.00%) MySQL
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.00%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (4.00%) Selenium
2 1 (4.00%) Axure RP
2 1 (4.00%) Dreamweaver
General
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
1 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (80.00%) Developer
2 7 (28.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 4 (16.00%) PHP Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (8.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 2 (8.00%) ServiceNow Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (4.00%) User Experience Architect
5 1 (4.00%) iOS Developer
5 1 (4.00%) UI Programmer
5 1 (4.00%) UI Developer
5 1 (4.00%) .NET Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Team Leader
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Java Team Leader
5 1 (4.00%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (72.00%) HTML
2 16 (64.00%) CSS
3 8 (32.00%) Java EE
4 7 (28.00%) Dojo
5 4 (16.00%) jQuery
6 3 (12.00%) Ajax
6 3 (12.00%) SOAP
6 3 (12.00%) XML
6 3 (12.00%) J2EE
7 2 (8.00%) .NET
7 2 (8.00%) Struts
7 2 (8.00%) JSP
7 2 (8.00%) Servlets
7 2 (8.00%) Struts2
8 1 (4.00%) iPhone SDK
8 1 (4.00%) HTML5
8 1 (4.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 1 (4.00%) iOS SDK
8 1 (4.00%) REST
8 1 (4.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) User Experience
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.00%) Graphic Design
2 1 (4.00%) Psychology
2 1 (4.00%) Human Factors
2 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.00%) iPhone
2 1 (4.00%) Reference Data
2 1 (4.00%) Fixed Income
2 1 (4.00%) Equities
2 1 (4.00%) Derivative
2 1 (4.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 8 (32.00%) Apple iOS
2 7 (28.00%) Mac OS X
3 3 (12.00%) Windows
3 3 (12.00%) Linux
4 2 (8.00%) Solaris
4 2 (8.00%) UNIX
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) MVC
2 7 (28.00%) Web Application Development
2 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (28.00%) RAD
3 3 (12.00%) OO
4 2 (8.00%) OOP
4 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (8.00%) Workflow
5 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.00%) Coaching
5 1 (4.00%) People Management
5 1 (4.00%) iOS Development
5 1 (4.00%) Functional Testing
5 1 (4.00%) ETRM
5 1 (4.00%) Usability Testing
5 1 (4.00%) Product Marketing
5 1 (4.00%) Performance Management
5 1 (4.00%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) Java
2 4 (16.00%) PHP
2 4 (16.00%) SQL
3 2 (8.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.00%) Objective-C
4 1 (4.00%) C#
4 1 (4.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (8.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) HP
1 2 (8.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (8.00%) VMware
1 2 (8.00%) Infoblox
1 2 (8.00%) ServiceNow
1 2 (8.00%) Cyber-Ark
2 1 (4.00%) Reuters
2 1 (4.00%) Bloomberg
2 1 (4.00%) Actimize
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