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 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 9 11 7
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 17 15 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 14.41% 10.79% 17.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.42% 30.61% 37.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 12 16
Average daily rate £375 £338 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £290 £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £398 £356
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £27.50 - £140.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
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
48 49 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 40.68% 35.25% 47.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 41 38
Average daily rate £350 £376 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.79% +36.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £469 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 10
Average hourly rate £18.75 £25.75 £34.06
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.18% -24.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £18.35 £20.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £33.15 £140.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016, 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 12 (50.00%) MVC
1 12 (50.00%) SQL
1 12 (50.00%) CSS
2 10 (41.67%) HTML
2 10 (41.67%) Java
3 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (33.33%) Spring
4 8 (33.33%) Spring MVC
4 8 (33.33%) Oracle
4 8 (33.33%) Web Services
4 8 (33.33%) XML
5 7 (29.17%) E-Commerce
6 6 (25.00%) J2EE
6 6 (25.00%) jQuery
6 6 (25.00%) Front End Development
7 5 (20.83%) Local Government
7 5 (20.83%) .NET
7 5 (20.83%) C#
7 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET
7 5 (20.83%) Scrum
8 4 (16.67%) Oracle Workflow
8 4 (16.67%) Hibernate
8 4 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
8 4 (16.67%) Workflow
8 4 (16.67%) Internet
8 4 (16.67%) PHP
8 4 (16.67%) PL/SQL
8 4 (16.67%) SOAP
8 4 (16.67%) Oracle Discoverer
8 4 (16.67%) Tomcat

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 4 (16.67%) Oracle Workflow
1 4 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 3 (12.50%) Drupal
2 3 (12.50%) WebSphere
3 2 (8.33%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (4.17%) CMS
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (4.17%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle Cash Management
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle iProcurement
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (8.33%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) Internet
2 3 (12.50%) Intranet
3 2 (8.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) Oracle Discoverer
1 4 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 2 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (8.33%) MongoDB
3 2 (8.33%) MySQL
3 2 (8.33%) Redis
4 1 (4.17%) GIS
4 1 (4.17%) QGIS
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Cucumber
1 3 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 3 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
1 3 (12.50%) Selenium
2 2 (8.33%) Hudson
2 2 (8.33%) JIRA
2 2 (8.33%) Maven
3 1 (4.17%) Checkstyle
3 1 (4.17%) FindBugs
3 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.17%) Mockito
3 1 (4.17%) SonarQube
General
1 5 (20.83%) Local Government
2 3 (12.50%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Publishing
3 2 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (87.50%) Developer
2 10 (41.67%) Java Developer
3 4 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Web Developer
4 3 (12.50%) .NET Web Developer
4 3 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Oracle Developer
4 3 (12.50%) XML Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Applications Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (8.33%) Oracle Applications Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) GIS Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Oracle Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Oracle Functional Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) PHP Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (50.00%) CSS
2 10 (41.67%) HTML
3 8 (33.33%) Spring
3 8 (33.33%) Spring MVC
3 8 (33.33%) Web Services
3 8 (33.33%) XML
4 6 (25.00%) J2EE
4 6 (25.00%) jQuery
5 5 (20.83%) .NET
5 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET
6 4 (16.67%) Hibernate
6 4 (16.67%) MyBatis
6 4 (16.67%) SOAP
7 3 (12.50%) CSS3
7 3 (12.50%) HTML5
7 3 (12.50%) JDBC
7 3 (12.50%) JSON
7 3 (12.50%) JSP
7 3 (12.50%) RESTful
7 3 (12.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Mobile App
2 2 (8.33%) N-Tier
3 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) Online Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) MVC
2 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (29.17%) E-Commerce
4 6 (25.00%) Front End Development
5 5 (20.83%) Scrum
6 4 (16.67%) TDD
6 4 (16.67%) Workflow
7 3 (12.50%) Cash Management
8 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
8 2 (8.33%) Web Application Development
8 2 (8.33%) Web Development
9 1 (4.17%) Change Management
9 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (4.17%) Data Migration
9 1 (4.17%) Integration Testing
9 1 (4.17%) Open Source
9 1 (4.17%) Pair Programming
9 1 (4.17%) Performance Testing
9 1 (4.17%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 12 (50.00%) SQL
2 10 (41.67%) Java
3 5 (20.83%) C#
4 4 (16.67%) PHP
4 4 (16.67%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Oracle
2 3 (12.50%) Kofax
3 2 (8.33%) Adobe
3 2 (8.33%) IBM
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.17%) ATG
4 1 (4.17%) hybris
4 1 (4.17%) Perforce
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