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 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 23 17 14
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 51 71 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 6.60% 7.76% 8.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.84% 22.90% 25.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 31 60
Average daily rate
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£325 £325 £336
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £390 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £319 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.26% +2.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 4
Average hourly rate £33.25 £47.50 £43.44
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +9.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.25 £26.12 £40.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £50.00 £45.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.03 £35.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +18.33%
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
257 310 313
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 33.25% 33.88% 34.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 157 195
Average daily rate £325 £308 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.51% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £226 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £420 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 14 8
Average hourly rate £33.25 £31.56 £42.26
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.37% -25.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.54 £18.03 £38.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.75 £49.00 £43.44
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 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 17 September 2014.

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 17 September 2014. 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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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
Chester +2 15 £275 -15.38% 16
Warrington -7 10 £450 +38.46% 9
Crewe +1 5 £245 -20.96% 2
Knutsford +7 3 £340 +44.68% 2
Macclesfield - - - - 11
Nantwich - - - - 1
Northwich - - - - 2
Runcorn - - - - 2
Sandbach - - - -
Wilmslow - - - - 4
Winsford - - - -
JavaScript
North West

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 82 (73.87%) HTML
2 75 (67.57%) CSS
3 50 (45.05%) C#
4 42 (37.84%) SQL
4 42 (37.84%) .NET
4 42 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
5 37 (33.33%) Web Services
6 33 (29.73%) ASP.NET
7 32 (28.83%) Java
7 32 (28.83%) TDD
8 30 (27.03%) Linux
9 29 (26.13%) MVC
9 29 (26.13%) HTML5
10 27 (24.32%) XML
11 25 (22.52%) PHP
11 25 (22.52%) Python
12 22 (19.82%) CSS3
12 22 (19.82%) JSON
13 20 (18.02%) C++
14 19 (17.12%) jQuery
15 18 (16.22%) Open Source
15 18 (16.22%) BDD
15 18 (16.22%) NoSQL
16 17 (15.32%) Unit Testing
16 17 (15.32%) RESTful
17 16 (14.41%) Ruby
17 16 (14.41%) SQL Server
18 14 (12.61%) Continuous Integration
18 14 (12.61%) Scala
19 12 (10.81%) Ajax

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 6 (5.41%) ArcGIS
2 5 (4.50%) CMS
2 5 (4.50%) Apache
2 5 (4.50%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.70%) NServiceBus
3 3 (2.70%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (1.80%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.80%) Node.js
4 2 (1.80%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.80%) Apache Solr
4 2 (1.80%) IIS
5 1 (0.90%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 4 (3.60%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (2.70%) Photoshop
2 3 (2.70%) Fireworks
3 2 (1.80%) OmniGraffle
3 2 (1.80%) MS Office
3 2 (1.80%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.90%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.90%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (0.90%) Magento
1 1 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.90%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.70%) HTTP
2 2 (1.80%) Intranet
3 1 (0.90%) DNS
3 1 (0.90%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (16.22%) NoSQL
2 16 (14.41%) SQL Server
3 7 (6.31%) MySQL
3 7 (6.31%) Relational Database
4 6 (5.41%) RDBMS
5 4 (3.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.80%) Redis
8 1 (0.90%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.90%) MS Access
8 1 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.90%) CouchDB
8 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.90%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.90%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (6.31%) Visual Studio
1 7 (6.31%) Eclipse
2 5 (4.50%) Git (software)
3 4 (3.60%) Subversion
3 4 (3.60%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.70%) JUnit
5 2 (1.80%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.90%) Maven
6 1 (0.90%) JMeter
6 1 (0.90%) Xcode
6 1 (0.90%) Ant
6 1 (0.90%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.90%) OpenSTA
6 1 (0.90%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 1 (0.90%) Gradle
6 1 (0.90%) LoadUI
General
1 9 (8.11%) Finance
2 4 (3.60%) Marketing
3 2 (1.80%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (1.80%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.80%) Banking
3 2 (1.80%) Retail
Job Titles
1 99 (89.19%) Developer
2 20 (18.02%) Web Developer
3 18 (16.22%) .NET Developer
4 15 (13.51%) Java Developer
4 15 (13.51%) Front-End Developer
5 10 (9.01%) C# Developer
5 10 (9.01%) Senior Developer
6 8 (7.21%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (7.21%) Front-End Web Developer
6 8 (7.21%) ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (6.31%) Software Developer
7 7 (6.31%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (5.41%) PHP Developer
9 5 (4.50%) GIS Developer
10 3 (2.70%) J2EE Developer
10 3 (2.70%) Consultant
10 3 (2.70%) Applications Developer
10 3 (2.70%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 3 (2.70%) Python Developer
11 2 (1.80%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (73.87%) HTML
2 75 (67.57%) CSS
3 42 (37.84%) .NET
4 37 (33.33%) Web Services
5 33 (29.73%) ASP.NET
6 29 (26.13%) HTML5
7 27 (24.32%) XML
8 22 (19.82%) CSS3
8 22 (19.82%) JSON
9 19 (17.12%) jQuery
10 17 (15.32%) RESTful
11 12 (10.81%) Ajax
11 12 (10.81%) WCF
11 12 (10.81%) XHTML
12 9 (8.11%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (8.11%) REST
13 8 (7.21%) .NET Framework
13 8 (7.21%) XSLT
13 8 (7.21%) J2EE
14 7 (6.31%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 18 (16.22%) Open Source
2 6 (5.41%) GIS
3 5 (4.50%) Mobile App
3 5 (4.50%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.60%) User Experience
5 1 (0.90%) EPoS
5 1 (0.90%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 30 (27.03%) Linux
2 11 (9.91%) Windows
3 5 (4.50%) AIX
4 2 (1.80%) UNIX
5 1 (0.90%) Android
5 1 (0.90%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.90%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (28.83%) TDD
3 29 (26.13%) MVC
4 18 (16.22%) BDD
5 17 (15.32%) Unit Testing
6 14 (12.61%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (10.81%) Web Development
8 11 (9.91%) Mentoring
9 9 (8.11%) OO
10 8 (7.21%) Responsive Web Design
10 8 (7.21%) E-Commerce
10 8 (7.21%) Web Design
11 7 (6.31%) Scrum
12 6 (5.41%) Data Modelling
13 5 (4.50%) Pair Programming
13 5 (4.50%) Test Automation
13 5 (4.50%) Software Engineering
14 4 (3.60%) OO PHP
14 4 (3.60%) User Stories
14 4 (3.60%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 50 (45.05%) C#
2 42 (37.84%) SQL
3 32 (28.83%) Java
4 25 (22.52%) PHP
4 25 (22.52%) Python
5 20 (18.02%) C++
6 16 (14.41%) Ruby
7 14 (12.61%) Scala
8 12 (10.81%) T-SQL
9 5 (4.50%) Perl
10 4 (3.60%) PHP5
11 3 (2.70%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.80%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.90%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.90%) VB
13 1 (0.90%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (1.80%) SC Cleared
1 2 (1.80%) Security Cleared
1 2 (1.80%) ISEB
2 1 (0.90%) Degree
2 1 (0.90%) ISTQB
2 1 (0.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.60%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.90%) Varnish
Vendors
1 5 (4.50%) Sun
1 5 (4.50%) HP
1 5 (4.50%) BMC
1 5 (4.50%) ServiceNow
2 4 (3.60%) Oracle
3 3 (2.70%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.80%) Twitter
5 1 (0.90%) ESRI
5 1 (0.90%) Adobe
5 1 (0.90%) hybris
5 1 (0.90%) Appcelerator
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