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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 24 21 14
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -7
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 53 61 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 6.51% 6.64% 8.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.78% 19.55% 26.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 31 55
Average daily rate
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£340 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £425 £374
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £313
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -0.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 1
Average hourly rate £33.25 £45.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.11% +50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.73 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-3.64% +16.66%
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
268 312 276
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 32.92% 33.99% 31.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 148 179
Average daily rate £325 £308 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.51% -7.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £230 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £400 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 27 7
Average hourly rate £34.00 £31.56 £57.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.74% -44.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.08 £16.61 £32.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.25 £45.00 £62.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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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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 +8 19 £350 -3.44% 10
Warrington -7 10 £375 +15.38% 25
Crewe - 4 £225 - 5
Knutsford -1 3 £340 -9.33% 8
Macclesfield - - - - 5
Nantwich - - - -
Northwich - - - - 4
Runcorn - - - - 3
Ellesmere Port - - - - 1
Wilmslow - - - - 3
Winsford - - - -
JavaScript
North West

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 76 (72.38%) HTML
2 68 (64.76%) CSS
3 50 (47.62%) C#
4 45 (42.86%) SQL
5 43 (40.95%) Agile Software Development
6 41 (39.05%) .NET
7 38 (36.19%) Web Services
8 35 (33.33%) TDD
9 33 (31.43%) Java
10 32 (30.48%) ASP.NET
11 31 (29.52%) HTML5
12 29 (27.62%) Linux
12 29 (27.62%) MVC
13 26 (24.76%) PHP
13 26 (24.76%) CSS3
14 23 (21.90%) JSON
15 22 (20.95%) XML
15 22 (20.95%) Python
16 21 (20.00%) BDD
17 20 (19.05%) C++
17 20 (19.05%) Ruby
18 19 (18.10%) NoSQL
18 19 (18.10%) jQuery
19 18 (17.14%) RESTful
20 17 (16.19%) Open Source
20 17 (16.19%) Continuous Integration
21 16 (15.24%) Unit Testing
21 16 (15.24%) SQL Server
22 14 (13.33%) Ajax
22 14 (13.33%) Scala

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 (5.71%) ArcGIS
2 5 (4.76%) Apache
3 4 (3.81%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.81%) IIS
3 4 (3.81%) CMS
3 4 (3.81%) Node.js
4 3 (2.86%) NServiceBus
5 2 (1.90%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.90%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.90%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.95%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.95%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 4 (3.81%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.95%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.95%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.95%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 1 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.95%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.86%) HTTP
2 2 (1.90%) Intranet
3 1 (0.95%) Internet
3 1 (0.95%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (18.10%) NoSQL
2 16 (15.24%) SQL Server
3 7 (6.67%) Relational Database
4 6 (5.71%) RDBMS
5 5 (4.76%) MySQL
6 4 (3.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.90%) SQLite
8 2 (1.90%) Redis
9 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.95%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.95%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.95%) CouchDB
9 1 (0.95%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (6.67%) Visual Studio
1 7 (6.67%) Eclipse
2 6 (5.71%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.86%) Ant
3 3 (2.86%) Subversion
4 2 (1.90%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.90%) TeamCity
4 2 (1.90%) JUnit
4 2 (1.90%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (1.90%) Xcode
4 2 (1.90%) NUnit
4 2 (1.90%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.90%) MSTest
4 2 (1.90%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 1 (0.95%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.95%) QUnit
5 1 (0.95%) Gradle
5 1 (0.95%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.95%) OpenSTA
5 1 (0.95%) LoadRunner
General
1 10 (9.52%) Finance
2 3 (2.86%) Marketing
3 2 (1.90%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.90%) Banking
4 1 (0.95%) Retail
Job Titles
1 94 (89.52%) Developer
2 19 (18.10%) Front-End Developer
3 16 (15.24%) Web Developer
4 14 (13.33%) .NET Developer
5 12 (11.43%) Java Developer
6 10 (9.52%) Senior Developer
7 9 (8.57%) C# Developer
7 9 (8.57%) Front-End Web Developer
8 6 (5.71%) Software Developer
8 6 (5.71%) PHP Developer
9 5 (4.76%) GIS Developer
9 5 (4.76%) ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (3.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (3.81%) C# .NET Developer
11 3 (2.86%) JavaScript Developer
11 3 (2.86%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 3 (2.86%) J2EE Developer
12 2 (1.90%) Consultant
12 2 (1.90%) C++/Java Developer
13 1 (0.95%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (72.38%) HTML
2 68 (64.76%) CSS
3 41 (39.05%) .NET
4 38 (36.19%) Web Services
5 32 (30.48%) ASP.NET
6 31 (29.52%) HTML5
7 26 (24.76%) CSS3
8 23 (21.90%) JSON
9 22 (20.95%) XML
10 19 (18.10%) jQuery
11 18 (17.14%) RESTful
12 14 (13.33%) WCF
12 14 (13.33%) Ajax
12 14 (13.33%) .NET Framework
13 12 (11.43%) XHTML
13 12 (11.43%) REST
14 10 (9.52%) AngularJS
14 10 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
15 8 (7.62%) XSLT
16 7 (6.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 17 (16.19%) Open Source
2 9 (8.57%) Mobile App
3 6 (5.71%) GIS
3 6 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.90%) Data Structures
4 2 (1.90%) Algorithms
4 2 (1.90%) Statistics
4 2 (1.90%) User Experience
5 1 (0.95%) CMDB
5 1 (0.95%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 29 (27.62%) Linux
2 13 (12.38%) Windows
3 5 (4.76%) AIX
3 5 (4.76%) Android
4 3 (2.86%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.90%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.95%) UNIX
6 1 (0.95%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (40.95%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (33.33%) TDD
3 29 (27.62%) MVC
4 21 (20.00%) BDD
5 17 (16.19%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (15.24%) Unit Testing
7 13 (12.38%) Web Development
8 11 (10.48%) OO
8 11 (10.48%) Responsive Web Design
8 11 (10.48%) Mentoring
9 9 (8.57%) Web Design
10 7 (6.67%) E-Commerce
11 6 (5.71%) Data Modelling
11 6 (5.71%) Test Automation
12 5 (4.76%) Scrum
12 5 (4.76%) Software Engineering
13 4 (3.81%) Migration
13 4 (3.81%) SOA
13 4 (3.81%) User Stories
14 3 (2.86%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 50 (47.62%) C#
2 45 (42.86%) SQL
3 33 (31.43%) Java
4 26 (24.76%) PHP
5 22 (20.95%) Python
6 20 (19.05%) Ruby
6 20 (19.05%) C++
7 14 (13.33%) Scala
8 13 (12.38%) T-SQL
9 5 (4.76%) Perl
10 3 (2.86%) PHP5
11 2 (1.90%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.90%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.90%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.90%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.95%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (1.90%) ISEB
1 2 (1.90%) SC Cleared
1 2 (1.90%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (0.95%) ISTQB
2 1 (0.95%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.86%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (1.90%) Docker
2 1 (0.95%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (1.90%) Puppet
1 2 (1.90%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 5 (4.76%) Sun
1 5 (4.76%) HP
1 5 (4.76%) BMC
2 4 (3.81%) Oracle
3 3 (2.86%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.90%) Appcelerator
4 2 (1.90%) Twitter
4 2 (1.90%) ServiceNow
4 2 (1.90%) Kony
5 1 (0.95%) ESRI
5 1 (0.95%) Google
5 1 (0.95%) Zend
5 1 (0.95%) Adobe
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