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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 8 16 18
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +2
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 119 69 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 12.65% 9.07% 7.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.00% 24.30% 25.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 48 37
Average daily rate £400 £354 £309
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.07% +14.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £286 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £429 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £357 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.11% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £13.00 - £140.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -1.53%
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
340 284 283
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 36.13% 37.32% 31.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 182 145
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 15
Average hourly rate £14.50 £35.50 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.15% +7.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.28 £20.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £40.00 £140.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

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 9 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Warrington +17 55 £482 +32.82% 8
Chester +1 16 £375 +11.11% 25
Wilmslow - 5 £300 - 2
Knutsford -10 4 £389 -8.52% 7
Ellesmere Port 0 1 £300 - 2
Crewe -4 1 - - 3
JavaScript
North West

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

1 137 (60.89%) HTML
2 128 (56.89%) CSS
3 123 (54.67%) Agile Software Development
4 81 (36.00%) jQuery
5 64 (28.44%) Java
6 59 (26.22%) Web Services
6 59 (26.22%) XML
7 55 (24.44%) JSON
8 50 (22.22%) HTML5
9 48 (21.33%) Continuous Integration
10 46 (20.44%) ITIL
10 46 (20.44%) SOAP
10 46 (20.44%) MVC
11 45 (20.00%) Git (software)
11 45 (20.00%) Front End Development
12 42 (18.67%) C++
13 40 (17.78%) AngularJS
14 39 (17.33%) SQL
15 38 (16.89%) Finance
16 37 (16.44%) Responsive Web Design
16 37 (16.44%) .NET
17 35 (15.56%) Python
18 33 (14.67%) C#
19 30 (13.33%) Ajax
19 30 (13.33%) Web Design
20 29 (12.89%) ASP.NET
21 26 (11.56%) TDD
21 26 (11.56%) RESTful
22 24 (10.67%) Unit Testing
23 23 (10.22%) D3.js

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 16 (7.11%) Node.js
2 9 (4.00%) Tomcat
3 8 (3.56%) Drupal
3 8 (3.56%) WordPress
4 7 (3.11%) CMS
5 6 (2.67%) WebSphere
6 5 (2.22%) JBoss
6 5 (2.22%) SharePoint
7 4 (1.78%) IIS
7 4 (1.78%) Oracle Workflow
8 3 (1.33%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (1.33%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.89%) CICS
9 2 (0.89%) IBM HTTP Server
10 1 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.44%) ExpressionEngine
10 1 (0.44%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 1 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.44%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.44%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (4.44%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.89%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (0.89%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (0.89%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.44%) MS Office
3 1 (0.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.78%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (1.78%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (1.33%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (1.33%) Oracle Cash Management
3 3 (1.33%) Oracle iProcurement
3 3 (1.33%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (1.33%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (0.89%) BigMachines
4 2 (0.89%) Eloqua
4 2 (0.89%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 1 (0.44%) Oracle Payroll
5 1 (0.44%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.78%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.89%) IaaS
3 2 (0.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.89%) SaaS
4 1 (0.44%) GitHub
4 1 (0.44%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (9.33%) HTTP
2 7 (3.11%) Internet
3 5 (2.22%) Intranet
4 3 (1.33%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (7.56%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.44%) Relational Database
3 6 (2.67%) Apache Cassandra
3 6 (2.67%) MongoDB
3 6 (2.67%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (2.22%) Spotfire
5 4 (1.78%) MySQL
5 4 (1.78%) Oracle Database
5 4 (1.78%) Oracle Discoverer
5 4 (1.78%) Redis
5 4 (1.78%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.33%) DB2
6 3 (1.33%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.33%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (1.33%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (1.33%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.89%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 45 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 21 (9.33%) JIRA
3 11 (4.89%) Jenkins
3 11 (4.89%) Subversion
4 10 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (3.11%) Selenium
6 6 (2.67%) Cucumber
6 6 (2.67%) Maven
6 6 (2.67%) Visual Studio
7 4 (1.78%) WebDriver
8 3 (1.33%) Grunt
8 3 (1.33%) Oracle Forms
8 3 (1.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (0.89%) Bower
9 2 (0.89%) Calabash
9 2 (0.89%) ClearCase
9 2 (0.89%) Hudson
9 2 (0.89%) Moq
9 2 (0.89%) Oracle APEX
9 2 (0.89%) TeamCity
General
1 38 (16.89%) Finance
2 16 (7.11%) Banking
3 6 (2.67%) Marketing
4 5 (2.22%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (2.22%) Retail
5 4 (1.78%) Local Government
6 3 (1.33%) Publishing
7 1 (0.44%) Advertising
7 1 (0.44%) Legal
7 1 (0.44%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 159 (70.67%) Developer
2 41 (18.22%) Java Developer
3 38 (16.89%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 33 (14.67%) JavaScript Developer
5 23 (10.22%) HTML Developer
6 22 (9.78%) .NET Developer
7 21 (9.33%) Web Developer
8 18 (8.00%) HTML CSS Developer
9 13 (5.78%) Senior Developer
10 12 (5.33%) ASP.NET Developer
10 12 (5.33%) Service Manager
11 11 (4.89%) Architect
11 11 (4.89%) ServiceNow Developer
12 10 (4.44%) Designer
13 9 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 9 (4.00%) C# Developer
13 9 (4.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 9 (4.00%) Technical Architect
14 8 (3.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 8 (3.56%) Portfolio Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 137 (60.89%) HTML
2 128 (56.89%) CSS
3 81 (36.00%) jQuery
4 59 (26.22%) Web Services
4 59 (26.22%) XML
5 55 (24.44%) JSON
6 50 (22.22%) HTML5
7 46 (20.44%) SOAP
8 40 (17.78%) AngularJS
9 37 (16.44%) .NET
10 30 (13.33%) Ajax
11 29 (12.89%) ASP.NET
12 26 (11.56%) RESTful
13 23 (10.22%) D3.js
14 21 (9.33%) CSS3
15 19 (8.44%) Spring
16 17 (7.56%) WSDL
17 15 (6.67%) Handlebars
17 15 (6.67%) Mustache
17 15 (6.67%) Underscore.js
Miscellaneous
1 20 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (6.22%) Computer Science
2 14 (6.22%) Mobile App
3 9 (4.00%) User Experience
4 7 (3.11%) Visualisation
5 4 (1.78%) N-Tier
6 3 (1.33%) IVR
6 3 (1.33%) NHS
6 3 (1.33%) VUI
7 2 (0.89%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.89%) IBM Mainframe
7 2 (0.89%) Mainframe
7 2 (0.89%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.89%) PMI
7 2 (0.89%) Social Media
7 2 (0.89%) Telematics
8 1 (0.44%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.44%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.44%) Online Banking
8 1 (0.44%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 16 (7.11%) Linux
2 14 (6.22%) Windows
3 10 (4.44%) Apple iOS
4 9 (4.00%) Android
5 8 (3.56%) AIX
5 8 (3.56%) Mac OS
6 7 (3.11%) Unix
6 7 (3.11%) Windows Vista
6 7 (3.11%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.89%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.89%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.44%) Solaris
8 1 (0.44%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.44%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (54.67%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (21.33%) Continuous Integration
3 46 (20.44%) ITIL
3 46 (20.44%) MVC
4 45 (20.00%) Front End Development
5 37 (16.44%) Responsive Web Design
6 30 (13.33%) Web Design
7 26 (11.56%) TDD
8 24 (10.67%) Unit Testing
9 21 (9.33%) PRINCE2
10 19 (8.44%) Scrum
10 19 (8.44%) SDLC
11 18 (8.00%) E-Commerce
12 13 (5.78%) OOP
12 13 (5.78%) Waterfall
13 12 (5.33%) BDD
13 12 (5.33%) Software Engineering
14 11 (4.89%) OO
14 11 (4.89%) Web Development
15 9 (4.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 64 (28.44%) Java
2 42 (18.67%) C++
3 39 (17.33%) SQL
4 35 (15.56%) Python
5 33 (14.67%) C#
6 16 (7.11%) PHP
7 11 (4.89%) C
8 10 (4.44%) T-SQL
9 9 (4.00%) Objective-C
10 6 (2.67%) VB.NET
11 5 (2.22%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.33%) Lua
13 2 (0.89%) Apex Code
13 2 (0.89%) Assembly Language
13 2 (0.89%) COBOL
13 2 (0.89%) R
14 1 (0.44%) ActionScript
14 1 (0.44%) ActionScript 2.0
14 1 (0.44%) ActionScript 3.0
14 1 (0.44%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 19 (8.44%) Security Cleared
2 18 (8.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 15 (6.67%) Degree
4 12 (5.33%) BC Cleared
5 3 (1.33%) APMP
6 2 (0.89%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (0.89%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.44%) MBA
7 1 (0.44%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.44%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.22%) P3O
2 7 (3.11%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.44%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (2.22%) Puppet
2 2 (0.89%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.89%) StatsD
Vendors
1 20 (8.89%) ServiceNow
2 17 (7.56%) Oracle
3 9 (4.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (3.11%) HP
5 5 (2.22%) IBM
6 4 (1.78%) Adobe
7 3 (1.33%) Apigee
7 3 (1.33%) Kofax
8 2 (0.89%) Chordiant
8 2 (0.89%) Citrix
8 2 (0.89%) Mashery
8 2 (0.89%) Perforce
8 2 (0.89%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.89%) Siebel
8 2 (0.89%) Tableau
8 2 (0.89%) Teradata
9 1 (0.44%) ATG
9 1 (0.44%) BT
9 1 (0.44%) Google
9 1 (0.44%) Sun
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