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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 15 16 13
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 10 3 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 7.81% 5.56% 12.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.87% 12.50% 19.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 5
Median daily rate £350 £500 £255
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +96.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £500 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £500 £408
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +7.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.85 £36.50 £33.11
% change year-on-year
+3.69% +10.23%
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
53 24 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 41.41% 44.44% 63.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 19 48
Median daily rate £385 £300 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.33% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £400 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Median hourly rate £15.00 - £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (35.29%) HTML
3 5 (29.41%) Java
3 5 (29.41%) Spring
3 5 (29.41%) HTML5
4 4 (23.53%) Perl
4 4 (23.53%) Linux
4 4 (23.53%) Python
5 3 (17.65%) SOAP
5 3 (17.65%) Finance
5 3 (17.65%) Web Development
5 3 (17.65%) Bash Shell
5 3 (17.65%) AngularJS
5 3 (17.65%) SDLC
6 2 (11.76%) Marketing
6 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (11.76%) Front End Development
6 2 (11.76%) Apache Camel
6 2 (11.76%) RESTful
6 2 (11.76%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (11.76%) Node.js
6 2 (11.76%) JSON
6 2 (11.76%) Hibernate
6 2 (11.76%) Banking
6 2 (11.76%) MVC
6 2 (11.76%) C#
6 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
6 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
6 2 (11.76%) Web Services
6 2 (11.76%) XML

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 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
1 2 (11.76%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (5.88%) Alfresco
2 1 (5.88%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (5.88%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.88%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.88%) Subversion
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Banking
2 2 (11.76%) Marketing
3 1 (5.88%) Advertising
3 1 (5.88%) Electronics
3 1 (5.88%) Investment Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Java Developer
3 3 (17.65%) UI Developer
4 2 (11.76%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (11.76%) SharePoint Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Web Developer
5 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Banking Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) CRM Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) QA Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) SAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) HTML
2 5 (29.41%) HTML5
2 5 (29.41%) Spring
3 3 (17.65%) AngularJS
3 3 (17.65%) SOAP
4 2 (11.76%) .NET
4 2 (11.76%) Apache Camel
4 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
4 2 (11.76%) CSS
4 2 (11.76%) Hibernate
4 2 (11.76%) JSON
4 2 (11.76%) Node.js
4 2 (11.76%) RESTful
4 2 (11.76%) Web Services
4 2 (11.76%) XML
5 1 (5.88%) Angular 2
5 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (5.88%) Entity Framework
5 1 (5.88%) SAP Fiori
5 1 (5.88%) SAPUI5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Derivative
2 1 (5.88%) Graphic Design
2 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.88%) User Experience
2 1 (5.88%) Virtual Team
2 1 (5.88%) Visualisation
2 1 (5.88%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (17.65%) SDLC
2 3 (17.65%) Web Development
3 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
3 2 (11.76%) Front End Development
3 2 (11.76%) MVC
4 1 (5.88%) BDD
4 1 (5.88%) Coaching
4 1 (5.88%) DevOps
4 1 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (5.88%) Graceful Degradation
4 1 (5.88%) Information Architecture
4 1 (5.88%) Kanban
4 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.88%) OO
4 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
4 1 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (5.88%) Scrum
4 1 (5.88%) TDD
4 1 (5.88%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) Java
2 4 (23.53%) Perl
2 4 (23.53%) Python
3 3 (17.65%) Bash Shell
4 2 (11.76%) C#
4 2 (11.76%) SQL
5 1 (5.88%) Korn
5 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.88%) Ruby
5 1 (5.88%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) SAP
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft