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 28 July 2015 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 4 5 6
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 5 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bolton 27.78% 7.69% 12.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 62.50% 33.33% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £215 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+51.16% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £303
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.75 £30.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+20.49% -12.85%
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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 Bolton region.

Programming Languages Category
Bolton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
8 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bolton 44.44% 23.08% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 1
Average daily rate £325 £215 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+51.16% -25.21%
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £42.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +150.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 28 July 2015, 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 11 (78.57%) MVC
2 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (64.29%) WCF
2 9 (64.29%) jQuery
2 9 (64.29%) C#
2 9 (64.29%) .NET
3 8 (57.14%) SQL
3 8 (57.14%) SharePoint
3 8 (57.14%) Unit Testing
3 8 (57.14%) Ajax
3 8 (57.14%) .NET Framework
3 8 (57.14%) Entity Framework
4 6 (42.86%) LINQ
4 6 (42.86%) Scrum
4 6 (42.86%) CSS
5 5 (35.71%) HTML
5 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
5 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (35.71%) Responsive Web Design
5 5 (35.71%) User Experience
6 4 (28.57%) Mentoring
6 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 4 (28.57%) OO
6 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
7 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
7 3 (21.43%) Finance
7 3 (21.43%) Social Network
7 3 (21.43%) Facebook
7 3 (21.43%) Twitter
8 2 (14.29%) HTML5

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 8 (57.14%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (14.29%) MySQL
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) C# Developer
3 5 (35.71%) .NET Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Agile .NET Developer
5 2 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Senior C# Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Senior Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Lead Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Web Developer
6 1 (7.14%) PHP Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Lead Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) .NET
1 9 (64.29%) WCF
1 9 (64.29%) jQuery
2 8 (57.14%) Entity Framework
2 8 (57.14%) Ajax
2 8 (57.14%) .NET Framework
3 6 (42.86%) LINQ
3 6 (42.86%) CSS
4 5 (35.71%) HTML
4 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
4 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 2 (14.29%) HTML5
6 2 (14.29%) CSS3
6 2 (14.29%) Sass
7 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) User Experience
2 3 (21.43%) Social Network
3 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) MVC
2 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (57.14%) Unit Testing
4 6 (42.86%) Scrum
5 5 (35.71%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (28.57%) Mentoring
6 4 (28.57%) OO
7 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
7 2 (14.29%) OO PHP
8 1 (7.14%) Web Application Development
8 1 (7.14%) BDD
8 1 (7.14%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) C#
2 8 (57.14%) SQL
3 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 2 (14.29%) PHP
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Facebook
2 3 (21.43%) Twitter