The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank - 2 6
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 0 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bolton - 34.48% 23.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 83.33% 35.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 0
Average daily rate - £250 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.41% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £37.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
JavaScript
Manchester

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

Programming Languages Category
Bolton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1 12 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bolton 14.29% 41.38% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 6
Average daily rate £450 £338 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -10.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £18.32
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

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

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in Bolton

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

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in Bolton

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Bolton

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

JavaScript Hourly Rate Trend in Bolton

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bolton 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 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
2 6 (85.71%) C#
2 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 6 (85.71%) MVC
2 6 (85.71%) jQuery
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (71.43%) TDD
3 5 (71.43%) Web Development
3 5 (71.43%) E-Commerce
4 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
4 4 (57.14%) T-SQL
5 3 (42.86%) N-Tier
5 3 (42.86%) VB.NET
5 3 (42.86%) SQL
5 3 (42.86%) OO
5 3 (42.86%) XML
5 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (28.57%) Translating Business Requirements
6 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (28.57%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
6 2 (28.57%) Single Responsibility Principle
6 2 (28.57%) Intranet
6 2 (28.57%) XSLT
6 2 (28.57%) ERP
6 2 (28.57%) Migration
7 1 (14.29%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
7 1 (14.29%) Refactoring

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bolton 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 (14.29%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Web Developer
3 3 (42.86%) C# Developer
4 2 (28.57%) C# Web Developer
5 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Dynamics NAV Developer
5 1 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Website Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 6 (85.71%) jQuery
3 3 (42.86%) XML
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (28.57%) XSLT
5 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
5 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
5 1 (14.29%) CSS3
5 1 (14.29%) Entity Framework
5 1 (14.29%) HTML5
5 1 (14.29%) React
5 1 (14.29%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) MVC
2 5 (71.43%) E-Commerce
2 5 (71.43%) TDD
2 5 (71.43%) Web Development
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) OO
4 2 (28.57%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
4 2 (28.57%) ERP
4 2 (28.57%) Migration
4 2 (28.57%) Single Responsibility Principle
4 2 (28.57%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (14.29%) Feature Driven Development
5 1 (14.29%) Refactoring
5 1 (14.29%) Time Management
5 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) T-SQL
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) VB.NET
4 1 (14.29%) C
4 1 (14.29%) PHP