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 4 December 2016 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 12 12 18
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 66 87 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 10.00% 8.61% 7.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.08% 29.69% 23.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 69 31
Median daily rate £388 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £283 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £490 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £13.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -60.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.25 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+14.16% -7.69%
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
178 293 251
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 26.97% 29.01% 33.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 209 133
Median daily rate £388 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £279 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £436
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 10
Median hourly rate £21.00 £13.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.53% -62.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.60 £13.00 £30.87
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.20 £15.70 £39.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 4 December 2016.

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 4 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +11 14 £388 -3.12% 8
Warrington -10 12 £625 +30.89% 2
Knutsford +9 4 £300 -22.58% 1
Macclesfield -1 3 £350 +9.37% 3
Ellesmere Port +1 1 £338 +1.88%
Runcorn +1 1 £325 +18.18% 1
Wilmslow -3 1 £376 +0.26% 1
JavaScript
North West

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, 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 98 (58.33%) HTML
2 97 (57.74%) CSS
3 84 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 63 (37.50%) AngularJS
5 61 (36.31%) Java
6 51 (30.36%) jQuery
7 48 (28.57%) TDD
7 48 (28.57%) Web Development
7 48 (28.57%) .NET
8 46 (27.38%) C#
9 45 (26.79%) HTML5
10 44 (26.19%) CSS3
11 41 (24.40%) E-Commerce
12 39 (23.21%) Front End Development
13 38 (22.62%) CRM
14 37 (22.02%) SQL
15 32 (19.05%) SQL Server
16 30 (17.86%) PHP
17 27 (16.07%) Git (software)
18 26 (15.48%) JSON
18 26 (15.48%) Microsoft
18 26 (15.48%) MVC
19 25 (14.88%) XML
19 25 (14.88%) Continuous Integration
20 24 (14.29%) RESTful
21 23 (13.69%) ASP.NET
22 22 (13.10%) Spring
23 21 (12.50%) Web Services
24 20 (11.90%) Scrum
24 20 (11.90%) gulp

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 14 (8.33%) CMS
2 10 (5.95%) SharePoint
3 9 (5.36%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 6 (3.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 5 (2.98%) Apache
5 5 (2.98%) Confluence
6 4 (2.38%) Umbraco
7 2 (1.19%) WordPress
8 1 (0.60%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.60%) Drupal
8 1 (0.60%) GeoServer
8 1 (0.60%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.60%) JBoss
8 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.60%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.60%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.60%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (3.57%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.38%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.60%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 19 (11.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.60%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.98%) PaaS
2 4 (2.38%) Slack
3 3 (1.79%) IaaS
3 3 (1.79%) SaaS
4 2 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.60%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 19 (11.31%) Network Security
2 5 (2.98%) HTTP
2 5 (2.98%) HTTPS
2 5 (2.98%) LDAP
3 2 (1.19%) Internet
3 2 (1.19%) Intranet
3 2 (1.19%) Kerberos
3 2 (1.19%) VPN
4 1 (0.60%) BGP
4 1 (0.60%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.60%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (0.60%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (0.60%) LAN
4 1 (0.60%) MPLS
4 1 (0.60%) SAN
4 1 (0.60%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 17 (10.12%) MySQL
3 15 (8.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (7.14%) MongoDB
6 10 (5.95%) NoSQL
6 10 (5.95%) Relational Database
7 7 (4.17%) Big Data
8 6 (3.57%) DB2
9 5 (2.98%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (2.98%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (1.19%) Informix
11 2 (1.19%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.60%) Data Mining
12 1 (0.60%) MS Access
12 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 27 (16.07%) Git (software)
2 20 (11.90%) gulp
3 18 (10.71%) Cucumber
4 17 (10.12%) Grunt
5 14 (8.33%) Selenium
6 9 (5.36%) Visual Studio
7 8 (4.76%) Jenkins
8 7 (4.17%) JIRA
9 4 (2.38%) Maven
10 3 (1.79%) JUnit
11 2 (1.19%) Ant
11 2 (1.19%) Gradle
11 2 (1.19%) Jasmine
11 2 (1.19%) Mockito
11 2 (1.19%) SonarQube
11 2 (1.19%) Subversion
11 2 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
12 1 (0.60%) JProfiler
12 1 (0.60%) Moq
12 1 (0.60%) PHPUnit
General
1 7 (4.17%) Finance
2 6 (3.57%) Retail
3 4 (2.38%) Publishing
4 3 (1.79%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.19%) Advertising
5 2 (1.19%) Banking
6 1 (0.60%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 142 (84.52%) Developer
2 36 (21.43%) .NET Developer
3 34 (20.24%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 30 (17.86%) JavaScript Developer
5 24 (14.29%) HTML Developer
6 22 (13.10%) Angular Developer
6 22 (13.10%) HTML CSS Developer
7 21 (12.50%) Java Developer
8 17 (10.12%) CRM Developer
9 12 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
9 12 (7.14%) C# Developer
10 11 (6.55%) Senior Developer
11 10 (5.95%) Full Stack Developer
12 9 (5.36%) Dynamics CRM Developer
12 9 (5.36%) Web Developer
13 8 (4.76%) Architect
13 8 (4.76%) ASP.NET Developer
13 8 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 7 (4.17%) SQL Developer
15 6 (3.57%) Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (58.33%) HTML
2 97 (57.74%) CSS
3 63 (37.50%) AngularJS
4 51 (30.36%) jQuery
5 48 (28.57%) .NET
6 45 (26.79%) HTML5
7 44 (26.19%) CSS3
8 26 (15.48%) JSON
9 25 (14.88%) XML
10 24 (14.29%) RESTful
11 23 (13.69%) ASP.NET
12 22 (13.10%) Spring
13 21 (12.50%) Web Services
14 15 (8.93%) .NET Framework
14 15 (8.93%) ASP.NET MVC
15 12 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 11 (6.55%) Dropwizard
16 11 (6.55%) Entity Framework
17 9 (5.36%) Ajax
17 9 (5.36%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 19 (11.31%) Digital Media
2 13 (7.74%) User Experience
3 7 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.57%) Data Integration
5 3 (1.79%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.19%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.19%) Web 2.0
7 1 (0.60%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.60%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.60%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.60%) iPad
7 1 (0.60%) PKI
7 1 (0.60%) RIA
7 1 (0.60%) Statistics
7 1 (0.60%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.60%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (5.36%) Linux
1 9 (5.36%) Windows
2 6 (3.57%) AIX
2 6 (3.57%) Unix
3 4 (2.38%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.79%) Android
5 2 (1.19%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.60%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.60%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (28.57%) TDD
2 48 (28.57%) Web Development
3 41 (24.40%) E-Commerce
4 39 (23.21%) Front End Development
5 38 (22.62%) CRM
6 26 (15.48%) MVC
7 25 (14.88%) Continuous Integration
8 20 (11.90%) Scrum
9 19 (11.31%) ERP
10 17 (10.12%) Microservices
11 16 (9.52%) Responsive Web Design
11 16 (9.52%) SDLC
12 15 (8.93%) Content Management
12 15 (8.93%) Kanban
13 14 (8.33%) Dependency Injection
13 14 (8.33%) Pair Programming
13 14 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
14 13 (7.74%) Configuration Management
15 12 (7.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 61 (36.31%) Java
2 46 (27.38%) C#
3 37 (22.02%) SQL
4 30 (17.86%) PHP
5 7 (4.17%) Python
6 5 (2.98%) C++
6 5 (2.98%) Go
6 5 (2.98%) Lua
6 5 (2.98%) T-SQL
6 5 (2.98%) VB
7 3 (1.79%) Ruby
7 3 (1.79%) TypeScript
7 3 (1.79%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.19%) Perl
9 1 (0.60%) ES6
9 1 (0.60%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.60%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (6.55%) Security Cleared
2 7 (4.17%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (1.19%) Degree
4 1 (0.60%) CCNA
4 1 (0.60%) CCNP
4 1 (0.60%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.60%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.98%) Disclosure Scotland
1 5 (2.98%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.38%) Docker
2 1 (0.60%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.60%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (2.98%) Tivoli
2 3 (1.79%) Puppet
3 2 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.60%) Capistrano
4 1 (0.60%) HP SiteScope
4 1 (0.60%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.60%) Nagios
Vendors
1 26 (15.48%) Microsoft
2 13 (7.74%) hybris
3 11 (6.55%) ATG
4 9 (5.36%) Adobe
5 8 (4.76%) Oracle
6 2 (1.19%) Perforce
6 2 (1.19%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.60%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.60%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.60%) Cisco
7 1 (0.60%) Citrix
7 1 (0.60%) Compuware
7 1 (0.60%) ESRI
7 1 (0.60%) Google
7 1 (0.60%) HP
7 1 (0.60%) IBM
7 1 (0.60%) Lotus
7 1 (0.60%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.60%) VMware
7 1 (0.60%) Zend