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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 14 18 13
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 68 69 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 8.77% 8.87% 8.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.37% 25.56% 32.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 35 27
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £375 £372
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+6.15% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 6
Average hourly rate - £140.00 £9.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1455.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.75 £32.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -2.98%
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
291 270 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 37.55% 34.70% 26.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 129 95
Average daily rate £350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £193 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 16 11
Average hourly rate £23.00 £34.53 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.38% +72.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.05 £20.60 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.20 £140.00 £36.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%

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 5 March 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 5 March 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
Chester -4 15 £319 -1.92% 21
Knutsford +2 11 £495 +52.30% 7
Warrington -6 8 £400 +23.07% 20
Runcorn - 3 - -
Wilmslow -3 2 £325 - 11
Crewe -1 1 - - 8
Macclesfield -6 1 - - 9
Ellesmere Port - 1 £300 - 2
Daresbury - 1 £408 -
Alderley Edge - - - -
JavaScript
North West

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 99 (78.57%) HTML
2 77 (61.11%) CSS
3 51 (40.48%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (39.68%) Java
5 42 (33.33%) jQuery
6 38 (30.16%) C#
7 35 (27.78%) TDD
7 35 (27.78%) HTML5
8 34 (26.98%) SQL
9 33 (26.19%) .NET
10 32 (25.40%) XML
11 30 (23.81%) Web Services
12 29 (23.02%) MVC
13 26 (20.63%) JSON
14 25 (19.84%) J2EE
15 24 (19.05%) CSS3
16 22 (17.46%) Oracle
17 19 (15.08%) Linux
17 19 (15.08%) Continuous Integration
17 19 (15.08%) Spring
18 18 (14.29%) Git (software)
18 18 (14.29%) C++
18 18 (14.29%) Finance
18 18 (14.29%) AngularJS
19 17 (13.49%) OO
20 16 (12.70%) Mobile App
20 16 (12.70%) REST
21 15 (11.90%) Ajax
21 15 (11.90%) Banking
21 15 (11.90%) SOAP

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 9 (7.14%) Node.js
2 6 (4.76%) IIS
3 5 (3.97%) Tomcat
3 5 (3.97%) ArcGIS
3 5 (3.97%) Oracle Spatial
3 5 (3.97%) WebSphere
4 4 (3.17%) IBM HTTP Server
4 4 (3.17%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 3 (2.38%) Apache
6 2 (1.59%) CMS
6 2 (1.59%) ColdFusion
7 1 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.79%) Adobe CQ
7 1 (0.79%) JBoss
7 1 (0.79%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.79%) Drupal
7 1 (0.79%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.79%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.79%) WordPress
7 1 (0.79%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (3.97%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.38%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.59%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (2.38%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.38%) SaaS
2 1 (0.79%) IaaS
2 1 (0.79%) GitHub
2 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.52%) HTTP
2 9 (7.14%) ATM
3 4 (3.17%) Internet
4 2 (1.59%) SSH
4 2 (1.59%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.79%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.32%) SQL Server
2 10 (7.94%) MySQL
3 8 (6.35%) Relational Database
4 6 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (4.76%) MS Access
4 6 (4.76%) RDBMS
5 4 (3.17%) Informix
6 3 (2.38%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.59%) CouchDB
7 2 (1.59%) SQLite
7 2 (1.59%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.79%) Big Data
8 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.79%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 18 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 12 (9.52%) JUnit
3 10 (7.94%) Visual Studio
4 6 (4.76%) Subversion
4 6 (4.76%) Selenium
4 6 (4.76%) Ant
4 6 (4.76%) Eclipse
5 5 (3.97%) Cucumber
5 5 (3.97%) Mockito
6 4 (3.17%) Jenkins
7 3 (2.38%) Bower
7 3 (2.38%) Grunt
7 3 (2.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (2.38%) TeamCity
7 3 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.59%) MSTest
8 2 (1.59%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 2 (1.59%) NUnit
8 2 (1.59%) Maven
8 2 (1.59%) JIRA
General
1 18 (14.29%) Finance
2 15 (11.90%) Banking
3 3 (2.38%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.59%) Retail
5 1 (0.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 114 (90.48%) Developer
2 25 (19.84%) Java Developer
3 17 (13.49%) .NET Developer
4 16 (12.70%) JavaScript Developer
5 14 (11.11%) Web Developer
5 14 (11.11%) Front-End Developer
6 7 (5.56%) PHP Developer
7 5 (3.97%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 4 (3.17%) Designer
8 4 (3.17%) C# Developer
8 4 (3.17%) Senior Developer
8 4 (3.17%) Senior JavaScript Developer
9 3 (2.38%) Python/Django Developer
9 3 (2.38%) J2EE Developer
9 3 (2.38%) Senior Java Developer
9 3 (2.38%) Python Developer
9 3 (2.38%) Django Developer
9 3 (2.38%) UX Designer
9 3 (2.38%) Front-End Web Developer
10 2 (1.59%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (78.57%) HTML
2 77 (61.11%) CSS
3 42 (33.33%) jQuery
4 35 (27.78%) HTML5
5 33 (26.19%) .NET
6 32 (25.40%) XML
7 30 (23.81%) Web Services
8 26 (20.63%) JSON
9 25 (19.84%) J2EE
10 24 (19.05%) CSS3
11 19 (15.08%) Spring
12 18 (14.29%) AngularJS
13 16 (12.70%) REST
14 15 (11.90%) Ajax
14 15 (11.90%) SOAP
15 13 (10.32%) ASP.NET
16 12 (9.52%) RESTful
16 12 (9.52%) .NET Framework
17 8 (6.35%) WSDL
17 8 (6.35%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.70%) Mobile App
2 6 (4.76%) EMV
2 6 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.97%) Chip Card
3 5 (3.97%) GIS
3 5 (3.97%) Online Banking
3 5 (3.97%) Statistics
4 4 (3.17%) User Experience
5 3 (2.38%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.59%) Telematics
6 2 (1.59%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (1.59%) Open Source
6 2 (1.59%) NHS
6 2 (1.59%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.59%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.79%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.79%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.79%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.79%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 19 (15.08%) Linux
2 14 (11.11%) Windows
3 9 (7.14%) Android
4 5 (3.97%) UNIX
5 4 (3.17%) Mac OS
5 4 (3.17%) Apple iOS
5 4 (3.17%) Windows Mobile
5 4 (3.17%) Windows Vista
5 4 (3.17%) AIX
5 4 (3.17%) Windows XP
6 2 (1.59%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (40.48%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (27.78%) TDD
3 29 (23.02%) MVC
4 19 (15.08%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (13.49%) OO
6 14 (11.11%) BDD
7 13 (10.32%) E-Commerce
8 12 (9.52%) Software Engineering
9 11 (8.73%) Web Development
9 11 (8.73%) Unit Testing
10 9 (7.14%) OOP
10 9 (7.14%) MVVM
11 8 (6.35%) Web Application Development
11 8 (6.35%) Android Development
12 7 (5.56%) Responsive Web Design
12 7 (5.56%) Waterfall
13 6 (4.76%) Data Management
13 6 (4.76%) Scrum
13 6 (4.76%) Web Design
14 5 (3.97%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 50 (39.68%) Java
2 38 (30.16%) C#
3 34 (26.98%) SQL
4 18 (14.29%) C++
5 11 (8.73%) Ruby
5 11 (8.73%) PHP
6 7 (5.56%) Python
7 6 (4.76%) C
7 6 (4.76%) T-SQL
7 6 (4.76%) VBScript
7 6 (4.76%) VB
8 5 (3.97%) PL/SQL
8 5 (3.97%) Objective-C
9 4 (3.17%) XPath
9 4 (3.17%) PHP5
10 2 (1.59%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.59%) VBA
11 1 (0.79%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (7.14%) Security Cleared
1 9 (7.14%) Degree
2 3 (2.38%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.59%) VCP4
System Software
1 2 (1.59%) Docker
2 1 (0.79%) VirtualBox
2 1 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.38%) TIBCO Hawk
2 2 (1.59%) Puppet
2 2 (1.59%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 22 (17.46%) Oracle
2 6 (4.76%) IBM
2 6 (4.76%) Microsoft
3 5 (3.97%) ESRI
4 3 (2.38%) TIBCO
5 2 (1.59%) Appcelerator
5 2 (1.59%) Perforce
5 2 (1.59%) Compuware
5 2 (1.59%) HP
5 2 (1.59%) Kony
6 1 (0.79%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.79%) Twitter
6 1 (0.79%) Adobe
6 1 (0.79%) VMware
6 1 (0.79%) Zend
6 1 (0.79%) Google
6 1 (0.79%) Sitecore
Chester
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 10 hours ago
Chester
Shortlist Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £350 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Commercial Services Trading Ltd T/A Connect2Staff
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £525 - £700 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford
Capita - ITPS
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Roc Search
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Universe Technology Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £600 - £700 Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago
Ellesmere Port
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £275.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Reed Professional Services
Rate: £480 - £700 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £550 - 700 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £325 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Wilmslow
Shortlist Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Rate: £280 - £350 per day
Posted: 8 days ago