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 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 10 14 18
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 100 80 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 11.75% 10.19% 7.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.77% 30.42% 26.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 40 26
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£400 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £224 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £402 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £140.00 £9.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1455.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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
325 263 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 38.19% 33.50% 26.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 121 93
Average daily rate £395 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £160 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £643 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 13 5
Average hourly rate £19.75 £35.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.57% +141.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.64 £22.79 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £140.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+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 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 27 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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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 +16 31 £650 +116.66% 29
Chester -4 22 £356 +1.78% 21
Knutsford +5 11 £390 +30.00% 8
Wilmslow -4 3 £288 -11.53% 7
Daresbury - 3 £408 -
Macclesfield -12 2 - - 8
Ellesmere Port - 2 £294 - 2
Alderley Edge - - - -
Crewe - - - - 11
Northwich - - - -
Runcorn - - - - 1
JavaScript
North West

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 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.

1 108 (65.45%) HTML
2 83 (50.30%) CSS
3 77 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
4 68 (41.21%) Java
5 54 (32.73%) AngularJS
6 51 (30.91%) jQuery
7 48 (29.09%) Oracle
8 46 (27.88%) .NET
9 41 (24.85%) Linux
10 40 (24.24%) C#
10 40 (24.24%) HTML5
11 39 (23.64%) TDD
12 37 (22.42%) SQL
13 36 (21.82%) Node.js
14 35 (21.21%) XML
15 34 (20.61%) Web Services
16 32 (19.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 30 (18.18%) MVC
18 29 (17.58%) Finance
19 28 (16.97%) JSON
20 26 (15.76%) MongoDB
21 25 (15.15%) IaaS
21 25 (15.15%) J2EE
21 25 (15.15%) OO
22 24 (14.55%) Citrix
22 24 (14.55%) Git (software)
22 24 (14.55%) Continuous Integration
22 24 (14.55%) Big Data
22 24 (14.55%) Opscode Chef
22 24 (14.55%) Apache Cassandra

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 36 (21.82%) Node.js
2 7 (4.24%) WebSphere
3 6 (3.64%) IBM HTTP Server
3 6 (3.64%) IIS
3 6 (3.64%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 5 (3.03%) ArcGIS
4 5 (3.03%) Tomcat
4 5 (3.03%) Oracle Spatial
5 3 (1.82%) CMS
5 3 (1.82%) ColdFusion
5 3 (1.82%) Apache
6 2 (1.21%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.21%) JBoss
7 1 (0.61%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.61%) Adobe CQ
7 1 (0.61%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.61%) Drupal
7 1 (0.61%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.61%) Mule
7 1 (0.61%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (3.03%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.82%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.21%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (1.82%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 25 (15.15%) IaaS
2 21 (12.73%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (2.42%) SaaS
4 1 (0.61%) GitHub
4 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (8.48%) HTTP
2 13 (7.88%) Internet
3 10 (6.06%) ATM
4 2 (1.21%) SSH
4 2 (1.21%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.61%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (15.76%) MongoDB
2 24 (14.55%) Apache Cassandra
2 24 (14.55%) Big Data
3 23 (13.94%) Hadoop
4 22 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
5 17 (10.30%) SQL Server
6 11 (6.67%) MySQL
6 11 (6.67%) Relational Database
7 8 (4.85%) RDBMS
8 7 (4.24%) MS Access
9 6 (3.64%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (3.64%) Informix
10 3 (1.82%) NoSQL
11 2 (1.21%) Couchbase
11 2 (1.21%) CouchDB
11 2 (1.21%) SQLite
11 2 (1.21%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.61%) DB2
12 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 24 (14.55%) Git (software)
2 15 (9.09%) JUnit
3 11 (6.67%) Selenium
4 10 (6.06%) Cucumber
5 9 (5.45%) Visual Studio
5 9 (5.45%) Subversion
6 7 (4.24%) Ant
6 7 (4.24%) Mockito
7 5 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (2.42%) Eclipse
8 4 (2.42%) Jenkins
8 4 (2.42%) Grunt
8 4 (2.42%) Bower
9 3 (1.82%) TeamCity
9 3 (1.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 2 (1.21%) Introscope
10 2 (1.21%) Maven
10 2 (1.21%) JIRA
10 2 (1.21%) NUnit
10 2 (1.21%) MSTest
General
1 29 (17.58%) Finance
2 17 (10.30%) Banking
3 4 (2.42%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.82%) Retail
5 2 (1.21%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 128 (77.58%) Developer
2 30 (18.18%) Java Developer
3 26 (15.76%) Architect
4 23 (13.94%) Technical Architect
5 22 (13.33%) .NET Developer
6 16 (9.70%) Digital Architect
7 15 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
7 15 (9.09%) Front-End Developer
8 12 (7.27%) Senior Architect
8 12 (7.27%) Web Developer
9 11 (6.67%) Senior Technical Architect
10 7 (4.24%) PHP Developer
10 7 (4.24%) C# Developer
10 7 (4.24%) Senior Developer
10 7 (4.24%) Senior Digital Architect
11 6 (3.64%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 5 (3.03%) Designer
12 5 (3.03%) Senior Java Developer
13 4 (2.42%) ASP.NET Developer
13 4 (2.42%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (65.45%) HTML
2 83 (50.30%) CSS
3 54 (32.73%) AngularJS
4 51 (30.91%) jQuery
5 46 (27.88%) .NET
6 40 (24.24%) HTML5
7 35 (21.21%) XML
8 34 (20.61%) Web Services
9 32 (19.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 28 (16.97%) JSON
11 25 (15.15%) J2EE
12 21 (12.73%) Spring
12 21 (12.73%) CSS3
13 18 (10.91%) REST
13 18 (10.91%) RESTful
14 17 (10.30%) SOAP
15 16 (9.70%) ASP.NET
16 14 (8.48%) .NET Framework
17 13 (7.88%) Ajax
18 12 (7.27%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 20 (12.12%) Visualisation
2 15 (9.09%) Mobile App
3 12 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (6.06%) User Experience
5 6 (3.64%) EMV
6 5 (3.03%) Chip Card
6 5 (3.03%) GIS
6 5 (3.03%) Inversion of Control
6 5 (3.03%) Statistics
6 5 (3.03%) Online Banking
7 3 (1.82%) Open Source
7 3 (1.82%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.21%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.21%) Telematics
8 2 (1.21%) NHS
8 2 (1.21%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.61%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.61%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.61%) Tandem
9 1 (0.61%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 41 (24.85%) Linux
2 23 (13.94%) UNIX
3 18 (10.91%) Windows
4 10 (6.06%) Android
5 6 (3.64%) Mac OS
5 6 (3.64%) AIX
5 6 (3.64%) Windows XP
5 6 (3.64%) Windows Vista
6 4 (2.42%) Windows Mobile
6 4 (2.42%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.21%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.61%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (23.64%) TDD
3 30 (18.18%) MVC
4 25 (15.15%) OO
5 24 (14.55%) Continuous Integration
6 22 (13.33%) Machine Learning
7 17 (10.30%) BDD
8 16 (9.70%) Software Engineering
9 14 (8.48%) E-Commerce
10 13 (7.88%) OOP
10 13 (7.88%) Unit Testing
10 13 (7.88%) Web Development
11 12 (7.27%) Waterfall
12 10 (6.06%) Web Application Development
13 9 (5.45%) MVVM
13 9 (5.45%) OOD
14 8 (4.85%) Android Development
15 7 (4.24%) Mentoring
15 7 (4.24%) Web Accessibility
15 7 (4.24%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 68 (41.21%) Java
2 40 (24.24%) C#
3 37 (22.42%) SQL
4 23 (13.94%) Python
4 23 (13.94%) R
5 20 (12.12%) C++
6 14 (8.48%) Ruby
7 13 (7.88%) PHP
8 11 (6.67%) C
9 7 (4.24%) Objective-C
9 7 (4.24%) VB
10 6 (3.64%) VBScript
11 5 (3.03%) T-SQL
11 5 (3.03%) PL/SQL
12 4 (2.42%) XPath
12 4 (2.42%) PHP5
13 3 (1.82%) VBA
14 2 (1.21%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.61%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (7.88%) Degree
2 11 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.82%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.61%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 2 (1.21%) Docker
2 1 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.61%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 24 (14.55%) Opscode Chef
1 24 (14.55%) StatsD
2 3 (1.82%) TIBCO Hawk
3 2 (1.21%) Puppet
3 2 (1.21%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 48 (29.09%) Oracle
2 24 (14.55%) Citrix
3 23 (13.94%) Teradata
3 23 (13.94%) Tableau
4 10 (6.06%) Microsoft
5 8 (4.85%) IBM
6 5 (3.03%) ESRI
7 3 (1.82%) TIBCO
8 2 (1.21%) Compuware
8 2 (1.21%) HP
8 2 (1.21%) Perforce
8 2 (1.21%) Kony
9 1 (0.61%) VMware
9 1 (0.61%) Adobe
9 1 (0.61%) Appcelerator
9 1 (0.61%) Twitter
9 1 (0.61%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.61%) Google
9 1 (0.61%) Zend
9 1 (0.61%) Sitecore
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