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 7 July 2015 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 23 19 17
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 9 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 4.66% 5.59% 7.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.68% 20.00% 23.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 6
Average daily rate
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£370 £275 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.54% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £175 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £345 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £341 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.55 £32.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+23.59% -8.57%
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
71 45 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 36.79% 27.95% 30.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 22 17
Average daily rate £400 £310 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% -17.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £213 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £375 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Average hourly rate £35.00 - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%

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 7 July 2015.

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 7 July 2015, 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 28 (87.50%) HTML
2 27 (84.38%) CSS
3 21 (65.63%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (46.88%) Java
5 12 (37.50%) HTML5
5 12 (37.50%) AngularJS
6 10 (31.25%) Finance
6 10 (31.25%) Web Services
6 10 (31.25%) JSON
6 10 (31.25%) jQuery
7 9 (28.13%) Spring
7 9 (28.13%) SDLC
8 8 (25.00%) Cucumber
8 8 (25.00%) RESTful
8 8 (25.00%) MVC
8 8 (25.00%) TDD
8 8 (25.00%) E-Commerce
9 7 (21.88%) Scrum
9 7 (21.88%) XML
9 7 (21.88%) SQL
9 7 (21.88%) CSS3
9 7 (21.88%) Selenium
10 6 (18.75%) J2EE
11 5 (15.63%) .NET
11 5 (15.63%) C#
11 5 (15.63%) Servlets
11 5 (15.63%) Pair Programming
11 5 (15.63%) Git (software)
11 5 (15.63%) Relational Database
11 5 (15.63%) Web Application Development

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 3 (9.38%) WebSphere
1 3 (9.38%) Node.js
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 2 (6.25%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (3.13%) CMS
3 1 (3.13%) IIS
3 1 (3.13%) JBoss
3 1 (3.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (3.13%) Umbraco
3 1 (3.13%) Mule
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) HTTP
1 2 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) Relational Database
2 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.50%) RDBMS
2 4 (12.50%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (6.25%) Redis
3 2 (6.25%) Informix
3 2 (6.25%) MS Access
3 2 (6.25%) MySQL
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 7 (21.88%) Selenium
3 5 (15.63%) Git (software)
4 4 (12.50%) Mockito
4 4 (12.50%) JUnit
5 2 (6.25%) Visual Studio
5 2 (6.25%) TeamCity
5 2 (6.25%) Subversion
5 2 (6.25%) Mocha
5 2 (6.25%) Jenkins
5 2 (6.25%) Calabash
5 2 (6.25%) Appium
6 1 (3.13%) Hudson
6 1 (3.13%) Maven
6 1 (3.13%) Cactus
6 1 (3.13%) JIRA
6 1 (3.13%) Eclipse
General
1 10 (31.25%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Banking
3 2 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 27 (84.38%) Developer
2 11 (34.38%) Java Developer
3 4 (12.50%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (6.25%) Web Developer
4 2 (6.25%) C# Developer
4 2 (6.25%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (3.13%) Architect
5 1 (3.13%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (3.13%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (3.13%) C# Web Developer
5 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (3.13%) Senior Developer
5 1 (3.13%) Technical Architect
5 1 (3.13%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (3.13%) .NET Developer
5 1 (3.13%) UX Designer
5 1 (3.13%) Designer
5 1 (3.13%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (3.13%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (87.50%) HTML
2 27 (84.38%) CSS
3 12 (37.50%) HTML5
3 12 (37.50%) AngularJS
4 10 (31.25%) JSON
4 10 (31.25%) jQuery
4 10 (31.25%) Web Services
5 9 (28.13%) Spring
6 8 (25.00%) RESTful
7 7 (21.88%) XML
7 7 (21.88%) CSS3
8 6 (18.75%) J2EE
9 5 (15.63%) .NET
9 5 (15.63%) Servlets
10 4 (12.50%) SOAP
10 4 (12.50%) XSL
10 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET
10 4 (12.50%) WCF
10 4 (12.50%) REST
11 3 (9.38%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Online Banking
2 2 (6.25%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) User Experience
3 1 (3.13%) Web 2.0
3 1 (3.13%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Android
1 2 (6.25%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.13%) Windows
2 1 (3.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (65.63%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (28.13%) SDLC
3 8 (25.00%) TDD
3 8 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 8 (25.00%) MVC
4 7 (21.88%) Scrum
5 5 (15.63%) Pair Programming
5 5 (15.63%) Web Application Development
6 4 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
6 4 (12.50%) Unit Testing
6 4 (12.50%) Integration Testing
6 4 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (9.38%) Software Engineering
7 3 (9.38%) Configuration Management
8 2 (6.25%) OO
8 2 (6.25%) Web Development
8 2 (6.25%) Automated Testing
8 2 (6.25%) Kanban
8 2 (6.25%) Dependency Injection
8 2 (6.25%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (46.88%) Java
2 7 (21.88%) SQL
3 5 (15.63%) C#
4 3 (9.38%) VBScript
5 2 (6.25%) VB
5 2 (6.25%) PHP
6 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.13%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.13%) XPath
6 1 (3.13%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (9.38%) Oracle
1 3 (9.38%) IBM
2 2 (6.25%) hybris
3 1 (3.13%) Apigee
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.13%) Perforce
3 1 (3.13%) Sitecore
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