The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 10 9 21
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +12
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 14 21 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 9.93% 12.50% 2.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.92% 32.81% 8.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 1
Average daily rate
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£275 £310 £126
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.29% +146.16%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £305
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +1.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £30.00 £50.00 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +20.48%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £36.00 £25.73
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +39.91%
JavaScript
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Chester region.

Programming Languages Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
52 64 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 36.88% 38.10% 24.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 22 17
Average daily rate £315 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.00% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £288 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £406 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 4
Average hourly rate £30.00 £36.06 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.81% -7.53%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JavaScript across the Chester region.

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in Chester

JavaScript
Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript across the Chester region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

JavaScript Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript across the Chester region.

JavaScript Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 40 (90.91%) HTML
2 39 (88.64%) CSS
3 25 (56.82%) .NET
4 22 (50.00%) MVC
5 21 (47.73%) C#
6 19 (43.18%) SQL
7 18 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (38.64%) HTML5
9 14 (31.82%) ASP.NET
9 14 (31.82%) TDD
9 14 (31.82%) Web Development
10 13 (29.55%) CSS3
11 12 (27.27%) Pair Programming
12 10 (22.73%) Linux
12 10 (22.73%) Scrum
13 9 (20.45%) T-SQL
13 9 (20.45%) jQuery
14 7 (15.91%) JSON
14 7 (15.91%) Java
14 7 (15.91%) SQL Server
15 6 (13.64%) Visual Studio
15 6 (13.64%) Apache
15 6 (13.64%) Windows
15 6 (13.64%) RDBMS
15 6 (13.64%) Ajax
15 6 (13.64%) Relational Database
15 6 (13.64%) User Stories
16 5 (11.36%) NHibernate
16 5 (11.36%) Refactoring
16 5 (11.36%) YUI

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 (13.64%) Apache
2 2 (4.55%) Apache Solr
2 2 (4.55%) Node.js
2 2 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.27%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.27%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) HTTP
2 1 (2.27%) DNS
2 1 (2.27%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.91%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.64%) RDBMS
2 6 (13.64%) Relational Database
3 4 (9.09%) MySQL
4 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.55%) Redis
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.27%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (13.64%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.27%) LoadUI
2 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.27%) OpenSTA
2 1 (2.27%) Subversion
2 1 (2.27%) JMeter
2 1 (2.27%) LoadRunner
2 1 (2.27%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.27%) JUnit
General
1 2 (4.55%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.27%) Retail
2 1 (2.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 38 (86.36%) Developer
2 16 (36.36%) .NET Developer
3 15 (34.09%) Web Developer
4 6 (13.64%) Java Developer
5 5 (11.36%) Front-End Developer
5 5 (11.36%) C# Developer
5 5 (11.36%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (9.09%) Python Developer
6 4 (9.09%) Front-End Web Developer
6 4 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (6.82%) .NET Web Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Consultant
8 2 (4.55%) Applications Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Web Applications Developer
9 1 (2.27%) Hybris Developer
9 1 (2.27%) Python/Django Developer
9 1 (2.27%) Mobile Developer
9 1 (2.27%) PHP Web Developer
9 1 (2.27%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (90.91%) HTML
2 39 (88.64%) CSS
3 25 (56.82%) .NET
4 17 (38.64%) HTML5
5 14 (31.82%) ASP.NET
6 13 (29.55%) CSS3
7 9 (20.45%) jQuery
8 7 (15.91%) JSON
9 6 (13.64%) Ajax
10 5 (11.36%) NHibernate
10 5 (11.36%) YUI
10 5 (11.36%) LINQ
10 5 (11.36%) Web Services
11 4 (9.09%) XML
11 4 (9.09%) RESTful
11 4 (9.09%) Django
11 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (9.09%) Sass
11 4 (9.09%) LESS
11 4 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.82%) Mobile App
1 3 (6.82%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.27%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 10 (22.73%) Linux
2 6 (13.64%) Windows
3 5 (11.36%) AIX
4 2 (4.55%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (50.00%) MVC
2 18 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (31.82%) TDD
3 14 (31.82%) Web Development
4 12 (27.27%) Pair Programming
5 10 (22.73%) Scrum
6 6 (13.64%) User Stories
7 5 (11.36%) Refactoring
7 5 (11.36%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (9.09%) E-Commerce
8 4 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (6.82%) Test Automation
9 3 (6.82%) Requirements Management
9 3 (6.82%) OO
10 2 (4.55%) Unit Testing
11 1 (2.27%) Dependency Injection
11 1 (2.27%) Test Scripting
11 1 (2.27%) Performance Testing
11 1 (2.27%) Load Testing
11 1 (2.27%) Pay per click
Programming Languages
1 21 (47.73%) C#
2 19 (43.18%) SQL
3 9 (20.45%) T-SQL
4 7 (15.91%) Java
5 5 (11.36%) Perl
6 4 (9.09%) Python
7 2 (4.55%) PHP
8 1 (2.27%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (2.27%) Degree
1 1 (2.27%) ISEB
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Varnish
Vendors
1 5 (11.36%) Sun
1 5 (11.36%) HP
1 5 (11.36%) BMC
2 2 (4.55%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.55%) Twitter
3 1 (2.27%) hybris
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle
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