The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
North West / Cheshire
Rank 10 6 17
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +11
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 48 122 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 9.54% 13.41% 8.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.95% 35.99% 24.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 88 45
Median daily rate £370 £405 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.64% +15.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £284 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £515 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £50.00 £20.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+146.91% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £37.88 £30.20
% change year-on-year
+1.65% +25.41%

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
185 339 284
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 36.78% 37.25% 36.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 230 181
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 5
Median hourly rate £43.71 £16.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+173.20% -44.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.99 £13.00 £14.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £27.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.11%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing JavaScript as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 20 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester -2 12 £413 +10.00% 9
Warrington -4 6 £350 -26.31% 5
Crewe +6 4 £400 - 1
Macclesfield - 3 £445 - 4
Wilmslow 0 1 £288 -4.16% 5
Runcorn - 1 - - 1
Sandbach - 1 £370 -
JavaScript
North West

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 75 (61.48%) HTML
2 70 (57.38%) CSS
3 64 (52.46%) Agile Software Development
4 58 (47.54%) AngularJS
5 54 (44.26%) Java
6 41 (33.61%) jQuery
7 36 (29.51%) TDD
7 36 (29.51%) HTML5
8 32 (26.23%) CSS3
9 31 (25.41%) Front End Development
9 31 (25.41%) E-Commerce
10 28 (22.95%) Scrum
10 28 (22.95%) SQL Server
10 28 (22.95%) RESTful
11 27 (22.13%) Spring
11 27 (22.13%) .NET
12 26 (21.31%) SQL
12 26 (21.31%) Git (software)
13 24 (19.67%) Web Development
13 24 (19.67%) Web Services
13 24 (19.67%) MVC
14 23 (18.85%) C#
15 22 (18.03%) Continuous Integration
16 19 (15.57%) JSON
16 19 (15.57%) gulp
17 18 (14.75%) MySQL
18 17 (13.93%) PHP
18 17 (13.93%) XML
18 17 (13.93%) Microservices
19 15 (12.30%) ASP.NET

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (10.66%) CMS
2 7 (5.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 7 (5.74%) SharePoint
3 5 (4.10%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 5 (4.10%) Confluence
4 4 (3.28%) Apache
5 3 (2.46%) Umbraco
6 2 (1.64%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.64%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (1.64%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.82%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.82%) Content Management Server
7 1 (0.82%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.82%) GeoServer
7 1 (0.82%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.82%) IIS
7 1 (0.82%) SAS
7 1 (0.82%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.82%) MS Office
1 1 (0.82%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (4.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (4.10%) Magento
3 1 (0.82%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.82%) SAP MDG
3 1 (0.82%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.28%) Slack
2 3 (2.46%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.64%) PaaS
4 1 (0.82%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.92%) Network Security
2 3 (2.46%) AMQP
3 2 (1.64%) Kerberos
3 2 (1.64%) VPN
4 1 (0.82%) BGP
4 1 (0.82%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.82%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (0.82%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (0.82%) HTTP
4 1 (0.82%) LAN
4 1 (0.82%) MPLS
4 1 (0.82%) SAN
4 1 (0.82%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (22.95%) SQL Server
2 18 (14.75%) MySQL
3 11 (9.02%) NoSQL
4 10 (8.20%) MongoDB
5 8 (6.56%) Relational Database
6 7 (5.74%) Big Data
7 6 (4.92%) DB2
7 6 (4.92%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (2.46%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (2.46%) Hazelcast
8 3 (2.46%) Oracle Database
8 3 (2.46%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (2.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.82%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.82%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.82%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.82%) SAP HANA
9 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 26 (21.31%) Git (software)
2 19 (15.57%) gulp
3 14 (11.48%) Cucumber
3 14 (11.48%) Grunt
4 11 (9.02%) Selenium
5 7 (5.74%) Jenkins
6 6 (4.92%) JIRA
6 6 (4.92%) Visual Studio
7 5 (4.10%) Jasmine
7 5 (4.10%) JUnit
7 5 (4.10%) Maven
8 3 (2.46%) Ant
8 3 (2.46%) Mockito
8 3 (2.46%) NUnit
8 3 (2.46%) Subversion
8 3 (2.46%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (2.46%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (1.64%) EasyMock
9 2 (1.64%) Eclipse
9 2 (1.64%) IntelliJ
General
1 8 (6.56%) Finance
2 2 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (0.82%) Back Office
3 1 (0.82%) Banking
3 1 (0.82%) Financial Institution
3 1 (0.82%) Local Government
3 1 (0.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 103 (84.43%) Developer
2 29 (23.77%) Java Developer
3 23 (18.85%) JavaScript Developer
4 22 (18.03%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 17 (13.93%) .NET Developer
5 17 (13.93%) Angular Developer
6 15 (12.30%) HTML CSS Developer
6 15 (12.30%) HTML Developer
7 10 (8.20%) Architect
7 10 (8.20%) Full Stack Developer
8 7 (5.74%) PHP Developer
8 7 (5.74%) Senior Developer
9 6 (4.92%) ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (4.92%) C# .NET Developer
9 6 (4.92%) C# Developer
9 6 (4.92%) UI Developer
10 5 (4.10%) CRM Developer
11 4 (3.28%) Agile Developer
11 4 (3.28%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 4 (3.28%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (61.48%) HTML
2 70 (57.38%) CSS
3 58 (47.54%) AngularJS
4 41 (33.61%) jQuery
5 36 (29.51%) HTML5
6 32 (26.23%) CSS3
7 28 (22.95%) RESTful
8 27 (22.13%) .NET
8 27 (22.13%) Spring
9 24 (19.67%) Web Services
10 19 (15.57%) JSON
11 17 (13.93%) XML
12 15 (12.30%) ASP.NET
13 13 (10.66%) REST
14 12 (9.84%) .NET Framework
14 12 (9.84%) ASP.NET MVC
15 11 (9.02%) ASP.NET Web API
16 10 (8.20%) Sass
17 9 (7.38%) Entity Framework
17 9 (7.38%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.20%) User Experience
2 6 (4.92%) Digital Media
3 5 (4.10%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.46%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.64%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (1.64%) Virtual Team
5 2 (1.64%) Web 2.0
6 1 (0.82%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.82%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.82%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.82%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.82%) PKI
6 1 (0.82%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.20%) Linux
2 9 (7.38%) Windows
3 7 (5.74%) Unix
4 6 (4.92%) AIX
5 4 (3.28%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.64%) Android
7 1 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.82%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.82%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.82%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (52.46%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (29.51%) TDD
3 31 (25.41%) E-Commerce
3 31 (25.41%) Front End Development
4 28 (22.95%) Scrum
5 24 (19.67%) MVC
5 24 (19.67%) Web Development
6 22 (18.03%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (13.93%) Microservices
8 15 (12.30%) Kanban
9 13 (10.66%) Content Management
9 13 (10.66%) Technical Architecture
10 12 (9.84%) CRM
10 12 (9.84%) Dependency Injection
11 11 (9.02%) Configuration Management
11 11 (9.02%) Responsive Web Design
12 10 (8.20%) Pair Programming
13 9 (7.38%) Enterprise Architecture
13 9 (7.38%) OO
13 9 (7.38%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 54 (44.26%) Java
2 26 (21.31%) SQL
3 23 (18.85%) C#
4 17 (13.93%) PHP
5 6 (4.92%) TypeScript
6 5 (4.10%) Go
7 4 (3.28%) Perl
7 4 (3.28%) Python
8 3 (2.46%) Scala
8 3 (2.46%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.64%) C++
9 2 (1.64%) Ruby
10 1 (0.82%) ES6
10 1 (0.82%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.82%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.82%) VB
10 1 (0.82%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (1.64%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (1.64%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.82%) CCNA
2 1 (0.82%) CCNP
2 1 (0.82%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (0.82%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.46%) QA
2 1 (0.82%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.82%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (3.28%) Docker
2 1 (0.82%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.82%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (2.46%) Docker Swarm
2 2 (1.64%) Capistrano
2 2 (1.64%) Nagios
2 2 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.64%) Puppet
3 1 (0.82%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 14 (11.48%) Microsoft
2 11 (9.02%) Oracle
3 10 (8.20%) hybris
4 9 (7.38%) ATG
5 4 (3.28%) Zend
6 2 (1.64%) Adobe
6 2 (1.64%) Google
6 2 (1.64%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.64%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.82%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.82%) Cisco
7 1 (0.82%) Citrix
7 1 (0.82%) ESRI
7 1 (0.82%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.82%) IBM
7 1 (0.82%) Informatica
7 1 (0.82%) Lotus
7 1 (0.82%) Perforce
7 1 (0.82%) SAP
7 1 (0.82%) VMware
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