The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 1 June 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
1 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 7 17 19
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +2
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 127 63 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 13.07% 8.05% 7.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.90% 30.00% 23.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 39 27
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£425 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £223 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £404 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
JavaScript
North West

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

Programming Languages Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
386 210 222
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 39.71% 26.82% 30.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 261 113 100
Average daily rate £413 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £215 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £698 £440 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Average hourly rate £42.50 - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.81% +1.42%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

JavaScript
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 1 June 2015.

JavaScript Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

JavaScript Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

JavaScript
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 1 June 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +20 57 £650 +116.66% 28
Chester -3 21 £394 +12.50% 21
Knutsford +6 5 £375 - 3
Crewe - 3 £481 - 15
Winsford - 2 - - 1
Daresbury - 2 £408 -
Macclesfield -10 1 - - 7
Ellesmere Port - 1 £288 -
Wilmslow - 1 £288 - 6
JavaScript
North West

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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.

1 126 (63.00%) HTML
2 104 (52.00%) Java
3 101 (50.50%) CSS
4 94 (47.00%) Agile Software Development
5 70 (35.00%) jQuery
6 66 (33.00%) .NET
7 65 (32.50%) Oracle
8 64 (32.00%) AngularJS
9 48 (24.00%) HTML5
10 46 (23.00%) SQL
11 45 (22.50%) MongoDB
11 45 (22.50%) Node.js
12 44 (22.00%) Web Services
12 44 (22.00%) TDD
13 43 (21.50%) Big Data
14 41 (20.50%) Apache Cassandra
14 41 (20.50%) Amazon AWS
14 41 (20.50%) J2EE
14 41 (20.50%) Data Warehouse
15 40 (20.00%) Linux
15 40 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
16 39 (19.50%) Visualisation
16 39 (19.50%) Python
16 39 (19.50%) Citrix
16 39 (19.50%) R
16 39 (19.50%) IaaS
16 39 (19.50%) Opscode Chef
16 39 (19.50%) StatsD
16 39 (19.50%) SDLC
17 38 (19.00%) Twitter Bootstrap

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 45 (22.50%) Node.js
2 12 (6.00%) WebSphere
3 8 (4.00%) IBM HTTP Server
3 8 (4.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 5 (2.50%) Oracle Spatial
4 5 (2.50%) ArcGIS
4 5 (2.50%) Tomcat
5 4 (2.00%) IIS
5 4 (2.00%) CMS
5 4 (2.00%) Umbraco
6 3 (1.50%) Sitefinity
7 2 (1.00%) JBoss
7 2 (1.00%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.00%) Apache
7 2 (1.00%) ColdFusion
7 2 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (1.00%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.50%) Railo
8 1 (0.50%) Mule
Applications
1 8 (4.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.00%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.50%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 4 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.50%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (1.50%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 41 (20.50%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
3 39 (19.50%) IaaS
4 1 (0.50%) SaaS
4 1 (0.50%) GitHub
4 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (8.00%) Internet
2 12 (6.00%) HTTP
3 9 (4.50%) ATM
4 4 (2.00%) Converged Networks
4 4 (2.00%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (22.50%) MongoDB
2 43 (21.50%) Big Data
3 41 (20.50%) Apache Cassandra
3 41 (20.50%) Data Warehouse
4 38 (19.00%) Hadoop
5 22 (11.00%) SQL Server
6 14 (7.00%) Relational Database
7 10 (5.00%) RDBMS
8 8 (4.00%) Informix
8 8 (4.00%) MySQL
9 7 (3.50%) MS Access
10 4 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (1.50%) NoSQL
11 3 (1.50%) Oracle Database
11 3 (1.50%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (1.00%) Data Mining
12 2 (1.00%) DB2
12 2 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (1.00%) CouchDB
12 2 (1.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 28 (14.00%) JUnit
2 27 (13.50%) Git (software)
3 16 (8.00%) Cucumber
4 15 (7.50%) Subversion
4 15 (7.50%) Selenium
5 14 (7.00%) Ant
6 10 (5.00%) Mockito
7 9 (4.50%) Visual Studio
8 6 (3.00%) Eclipse
8 6 (3.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 6 (3.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (3.00%) Jenkins
9 5 (2.50%) Grunt
9 5 (2.50%) JIRA
10 4 (2.00%) Maven
10 4 (2.00%) Bower
10 4 (2.00%) Axure RP
11 3 (1.50%) SonarQube
11 3 (1.50%) Gradle
11 3 (1.50%) Introscope
General
1 33 (16.50%) Finance
2 17 (8.50%) Banking
3 6 (3.00%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.50%) Retail
5 1 (0.50%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 141 (70.50%) Developer
2 49 (24.50%) Java Developer
3 37 (18.50%) Architect
4 34 (17.00%) Technical Architect
5 20 (10.00%) Digital Architect
6 18 (9.00%) .NET Developer
6 18 (9.00%) Front-End Developer
6 18 (9.00%) Digital Technical Architect
7 15 (7.50%) Senior Architect
8 14 (7.00%) Senior Technical Architect
9 11 (5.50%) JavaScript Developer
10 10 (5.00%) Senior Developer
11 9 (4.50%) Senior Digital Architect
12 8 (4.00%) Web Developer
12 8 (4.00%) UI Developer
12 8 (4.00%) UI Programmer
12 8 (4.00%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
13 7 (3.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 7 (3.50%) Senior Java Developer
14 6 (3.00%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (63.00%) HTML
2 101 (50.50%) CSS
3 70 (35.00%) jQuery
4 66 (33.00%) .NET
5 64 (32.00%) AngularJS
6 48 (24.00%) HTML5
7 44 (22.00%) Web Services
8 41 (20.50%) J2EE
9 38 (19.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 37 (18.50%) XML
11 33 (16.50%) JSON
12 32 (16.00%) Spring
13 27 (13.50%) RESTful
14 24 (12.00%) CSS3
15 23 (11.50%) ASP.NET
16 16 (8.00%) .NET Framework
16 16 (8.00%) SOAP
16 16 (8.00%) WSDL
17 14 (7.00%) Servlets
18 13 (6.50%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 39 (19.50%) Visualisation
2 16 (8.00%) User Experience
3 10 (5.00%) Mobile App
3 10 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.00%) EMV
4 6 (3.00%) Online Banking
5 5 (2.50%) Chip Card
5 5 (2.50%) GIS
6 4 (2.00%) Inversion of Control
7 3 (1.50%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.00%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.00%) NHS
8 2 (1.00%) Statistics
8 2 (1.00%) Web 2.0
8 2 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.00%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.50%) Telematics
9 1 (0.50%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.50%) Blog
9 1 (0.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 40 (20.00%) Linux
2 27 (13.50%) UNIX
3 18 (9.00%) Windows
4 8 (4.00%) Android
5 7 (3.50%) Windows Vista
5 7 (3.50%) Mac OS
5 7 (3.50%) AIX
5 7 (3.50%) Windows XP
6 4 (2.00%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.50%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (1.00%) Windows CE
9 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (47.00%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (22.00%) TDD
3 39 (19.50%) SDLC
4 37 (18.50%) Machine Learning
5 34 (17.00%) MVC
6 28 (14.00%) OO
7 22 (11.00%) Continuous Integration
8 21 (10.50%) Software Engineering
9 19 (9.50%) OOP
10 17 (8.50%) Unit Testing
11 15 (7.50%) Waterfall
11 15 (7.50%) E-Commerce
12 14 (7.00%) OOD
13 13 (6.50%) Scrum
14 12 (6.00%) BDD
15 11 (5.50%) Web Application Development
15 11 (5.50%) Integration Testing
16 10 (5.00%) Web Development
16 10 (5.00%) Open Source
16 10 (5.00%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 104 (52.00%) Java
2 46 (23.00%) SQL
3 39 (19.50%) Python
3 39 (19.50%) R
4 33 (16.50%) C#
5 18 (9.00%) C++
6 14 (7.00%) PHP
7 12 (6.00%) Ruby
8 10 (5.00%) C
9 7 (3.50%) VBScript
9 7 (3.50%) VB
9 7 (3.50%) PL/SQL
10 6 (3.00%) Objective-C
11 4 (2.00%) T-SQL
11 4 (2.00%) XPath
12 3 (1.50%) TypeScript
12 3 (1.50%) VB.NET
12 3 (1.50%) VBA
13 2 (1.00%) PHP5
14 1 (0.50%) Scala
Qualifications
1 21 (10.50%) Security Cleared
2 15 (7.50%) Degree
3 11 (5.50%) DV Cleared
4 3 (1.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.50%) VirtualBox
1 1 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 39 (19.50%) Opscode Chef
1 39 (19.50%) StatsD
2 3 (1.50%) TIBCO Hawk
3 1 (0.50%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 65 (32.50%) Oracle
2 39 (19.50%) Citrix
3 38 (19.00%) Teradata
4 37 (18.50%) Apigee
4 37 (18.50%) Tableau
5 36 (18.00%) Mashery
6 15 (7.50%) Microsoft
7 13 (6.50%) IBM
8 5 (2.50%) ESRI
8 5 (2.50%) Perforce
9 3 (1.50%) Compuware
9 3 (1.50%) HP
9 3 (1.50%) TIBCO
10 2 (1.00%) hybris
11 1 (0.50%) Twitter
11 1 (0.50%) Xamarin
11 1 (0.50%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.50%) Adobe
11 1 (0.50%) VMware
Chester
Shortlist Recruitment
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
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Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 15 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £330 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Wilmslow
Shortlist Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £350 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Cheshire
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Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
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Rate: £270 - £350 per annum + competitive
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Warrington
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Rate: £250 - £350 per day
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Warrington
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Rate: £275 - £375 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Chester
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Rate: £280 - £300 per day + Negotiable
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Chester
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