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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 17 18 13
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 61 66 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 7.42% 7.89% 9.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.86% 23.32% 24.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 30 64
Average daily rate
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£375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £249 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £377 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £305
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +1.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 4
Average hourly rate £34.00 £50.00 £43.44
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.00% +15.10%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £36.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +24.13%
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
279 283 345
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 33.94% 33.85% 38.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 139 227
Average daily rate £363 £308 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.69% -5.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £424 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 8
Average hourly rate £34.00 £40.00 £42.26
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% -5.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.20 £30.47 £38.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.15 £50.00 £43.44
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -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 27 August 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 27 August 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
Warrington +3 25 £510 +56.92% 7
Chester +1 15 £275 -11.29% 10
Crewe +1 4 £245 -20.96% 4
Knutsford +7 3 £340 +44.68% 3
Macclesfield - - - - 8
Nantwich - - - -
Northwich - - - - 6
Runcorn - - - - 1
Sandbach - - - -
Wilmslow - - - - 5
Alderley Edge - - - - 1
JavaScript
North West

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 97 (77.60%) HTML
2 89 (71.20%) CSS
3 61 (48.80%) C#
4 53 (42.40%) .NET
5 50 (40.00%) SQL
6 41 (32.80%) MVC
7 39 (31.20%) Agile Software Development
7 39 (31.20%) TDD
8 38 (30.40%) ASP.NET
9 37 (29.60%) Web Services
10 35 (28.00%) Linux
10 35 (28.00%) HTML5
11 33 (26.40%) JSON
12 31 (24.80%) Java
13 30 (24.00%) XML
14 28 (22.40%) PHP
15 27 (21.60%) Python
16 26 (20.80%) CSS3
17 22 (17.60%) jQuery
18 20 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
19 19 (15.20%) SQL Server
20 18 (14.40%) T-SQL
20 18 (14.40%) RESTful
20 18 (14.40%) Unit Testing
20 18 (14.40%) Ajax
20 18 (14.40%) Open Source
20 18 (14.40%) BDD
20 18 (14.40%) NoSQL
21 17 (13.60%) C++
22 16 (12.80%) Pair Programming

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (4.80%) ArcGIS
1 6 (4.80%) CMS
1 6 (4.80%) Apache
2 5 (4.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.40%) NServiceBus
3 3 (2.40%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (1.60%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.60%) Apache Solr
4 2 (1.60%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.60%) Node.js
4 2 (1.60%) IIS
5 1 (0.80%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 4 (3.20%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (2.40%) Photoshop
2 3 (2.40%) Fireworks
3 2 (1.60%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.60%) MS Office
3 2 (1.60%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (0.80%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.80%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.80%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.60%) HTTP
2 2 (1.60%) Intranet
3 1 (0.80%) Internet
3 1 (0.80%) DNS
3 1 (0.80%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (15.20%) SQL Server
2 18 (14.40%) NoSQL
3 9 (7.20%) MySQL
4 8 (6.40%) Relational Database
5 7 (5.60%) RDBMS
6 4 (3.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (2.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (2.40%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.60%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.60%) Redis
8 2 (1.60%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.80%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.80%) MS Access
9 1 (0.80%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.80%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.80%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.80%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 12 (9.60%) Visual Studio
2 6 (4.80%) Git (software)
2 6 (4.80%) Subversion
3 4 (3.20%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (3.20%) Eclipse
4 3 (2.40%) JUnit
5 2 (1.60%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.80%) Ant
6 1 (0.80%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.80%) JMeter
6 1 (0.80%) Xcode
6 1 (0.80%) OpenSTA
6 1 (0.80%) Gradle
6 1 (0.80%) LoadUI
6 1 (0.80%) Maven
General
1 8 (6.40%) Finance
2 5 (4.00%) Marketing
3 3 (2.40%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.60%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.60%) Banking
4 2 (1.60%) Retail
Job Titles
1 114 (91.20%) Developer
2 26 (20.80%) .NET Developer
3 25 (20.00%) Web Developer
4 14 (11.20%) Java Developer
4 14 (11.20%) Front-End Developer
5 13 (10.40%) C# Developer
6 10 (8.00%) Senior Developer
7 9 (7.20%) ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (7.20%) C# .NET Developer
8 8 (6.40%) Front-End Web Developer
8 8 (6.40%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (6.40%) PHP Developer
9 6 (4.80%) Software Developer
10 5 (4.00%) Applications Developer
10 5 (4.00%) Administrator
10 5 (4.00%) Python Developer
10 5 (4.00%) GIS Developer
11 4 (3.20%) Web Applications Developer
12 3 (2.40%) .NET Web Developer
12 3 (2.40%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (77.60%) HTML
2 89 (71.20%) CSS
3 53 (42.40%) .NET
4 38 (30.40%) ASP.NET
5 37 (29.60%) Web Services
6 35 (28.00%) HTML5
7 33 (26.40%) JSON
8 30 (24.00%) XML
9 26 (20.80%) CSS3
10 22 (17.60%) jQuery
11 18 (14.40%) RESTful
11 18 (14.40%) Ajax
12 15 (12.00%) XHTML
13 11 (8.80%) WCF
13 11 (8.80%) LINQ
14 10 (8.00%) REST
15 9 (7.20%) ASP.NET MVC
15 9 (7.20%) NHibernate
16 8 (6.40%) .NET Framework
17 7 (5.60%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (14.40%) Open Source
2 6 (4.80%) GIS
3 5 (4.00%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.40%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.60%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.80%) CMDB
6 1 (0.80%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 35 (28.00%) Linux
2 11 (8.80%) Windows
3 5 (4.00%) AIX
4 3 (2.40%) UNIX
5 2 (1.60%) Android
6 1 (0.80%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.80%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (32.80%) MVC
2 39 (31.20%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (31.20%) TDD
3 20 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (14.40%) Unit Testing
4 18 (14.40%) BDD
5 16 (12.80%) Pair Programming
6 15 (12.00%) Web Development
6 15 (12.00%) Scrum
7 10 (8.00%) OO
7 10 (8.00%) User Stories
8 9 (7.20%) Web Design
8 9 (7.20%) Refactoring
9 8 (6.40%) Responsive Web Design
10 7 (5.60%) E-Commerce
11 6 (4.80%) Data Modelling
11 6 (4.80%) Test Automation
12 5 (4.00%) ITSM
12 5 (4.00%) OO PHP
13 4 (3.20%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 61 (48.80%) C#
2 50 (40.00%) SQL
3 31 (24.80%) Java
4 28 (22.40%) PHP
5 27 (21.60%) Python
6 18 (14.40%) T-SQL
7 17 (13.60%) C++
8 16 (12.80%) Ruby
9 14 (11.20%) Scala
10 5 (4.00%) PHP5
10 5 (4.00%) Perl
11 3 (2.40%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.60%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.80%) VB
13 1 (0.80%) C
13 1 (0.80%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (1.60%) ISEB
1 2 (1.60%) SC Cleared
1 2 (1.60%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (0.80%) ISTQB
2 1 (0.80%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.80%) Varnish
Vendors
1 7 (5.60%) ServiceNow
2 5 (4.00%) Oracle
2 5 (4.00%) Sun
2 5 (4.00%) HP
2 5 (4.00%) BMC
3 3 (2.40%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.60%) Twitter
5 1 (0.80%) Adobe
5 1 (0.80%) ESRI
5 1 (0.80%) hybris
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