The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 11 23 11
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -12
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 23 9 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 13.14% 5.63% 9.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.55% 16.36% 27.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 8 5
Median daily rate £395 £375 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £318 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £388 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.75 £36.50 £33.86
% change year-on-year
+17.12% +7.78%
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
102 55 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 58.29% 34.38% 36.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 44 27
Median daily rate £425 £375 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +20.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £310 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £438 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £35.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Chester region citing JavaScript as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 August 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 24 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Chester region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 32 (66.67%) CSS
2 29 (60.42%) HTML
3 23 (47.92%) Java
4 21 (43.75%) jQuery
5 20 (41.67%) Web Development
6 18 (37.50%) Front End Development
7 16 (33.33%) MVC
8 15 (31.25%) PHP
9 13 (27.08%) SQL
9 13 (27.08%) E-Commerce
9 13 (27.08%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (25.00%) .NET
10 12 (25.00%) SQL Server
11 11 (22.92%) ERP
11 11 (22.92%) CRM
11 11 (22.92%) Finance
11 11 (22.92%) Digital Media
11 11 (22.92%) HTML5
11 11 (22.92%) Network Security
12 10 (20.83%) CSS3
12 10 (20.83%) XML
13 9 (18.75%) TDD
13 9 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
14 8 (16.67%) AngularJS
14 8 (16.67%) Jenkins
14 8 (16.67%) Banking
14 8 (16.67%) C#
15 7 (14.58%) ETL
15 7 (14.58%) Business Intelligence
16 6 (12.50%) Spring

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (8.33%) WebSphere
2 3 (6.25%) IBM HTTP Server
2 3 (6.25%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 2 (4.17%) WordPress
4 1 (2.08%) IIS
4 1 (2.08%) JBoss
4 1 (2.08%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (8.33%) Photoshop
2 2 (4.17%) Adobe After Effects
2 2 (4.17%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (4.17%) Adobe Premiere
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.92%) Network Security
2 4 (8.33%) Internet
3 3 (6.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.33%) Big Data
2 4 (8.33%) MySQL
2 4 (8.33%) OLAP
2 4 (8.33%) OLAP Cube
2 4 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (4.17%) MongoDB
3 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.08%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 5 (10.42%) Git (software)
2 5 (10.42%) Talend Open Studio
3 4 (8.33%) Cucumber
3 4 (8.33%) JIRA
3 4 (8.33%) Maven
3 4 (8.33%) Selenium
4 3 (6.25%) Checkstyle
4 3 (6.25%) FindBugs
4 3 (6.25%) Mockito
4 3 (6.25%) SonarQube
5 2 (4.17%) Subversion
5 2 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.08%) Ant
6 1 (2.08%) Gradle
6 1 (2.08%) Grunt
6 1 (2.08%) Jasmine
6 1 (2.08%) JUnit
6 1 (2.08%) PHPUnit
6 1 (2.08%) QUnit
General
1 11 (22.92%) Finance
2 8 (16.67%) Banking
3 2 (4.17%) Retail
4 1 (2.08%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 39 (81.25%) Developer
2 18 (37.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 13 (27.08%) JavaScript Developer
4 9 (18.75%) HTML Developer
5 8 (16.67%) HTML CSS Developer
6 7 (14.58%) .NET Developer
6 7 (14.58%) Web Developer
7 6 (12.50%) Senior Developer
8 5 (10.42%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 5 (10.42%) Java Developer
8 5 (10.42%) SQL Developer
9 4 (8.33%) Lead Developer
10 3 (6.25%) Angular Developer
10 3 (6.25%) CSS Developer
10 3 (6.25%) Designer
10 3 (6.25%) Technical Leader
11 2 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
11 2 (4.17%) Python/Django Developer
11 2 (4.17%) Talend Developer
11 2 (4.17%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (66.67%) CSS
2 29 (60.42%) HTML
3 21 (43.75%) jQuery
4 12 (25.00%) .NET
5 11 (22.92%) HTML5
6 10 (20.83%) CSS3
6 10 (20.83%) XML
7 8 (16.67%) AngularJS
8 6 (12.50%) Spring
9 5 (10.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (8.33%) Servlets
11 3 (6.25%) ASP.NET
11 3 (6.25%) Java EE
11 3 (6.25%) JDBC
11 3 (6.25%) JSON
11 3 (6.25%) JSP
11 3 (6.25%) Spring MVC
11 3 (6.25%) Spring Security
11 3 (6.25%) Web Services
11 3 (6.25%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.92%) Digital Media
2 4 (8.33%) Online Banking
2 4 (8.33%) User Experience
3 3 (6.25%) N-Tier
4 2 (4.17%) 3D Graphics
4 2 (4.17%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.08%) NHS
5 1 (2.08%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (2.08%) Android
2 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.08%) Windows
2 1 (2.08%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (41.67%) Web Development
2 18 (37.50%) Front End Development
3 16 (33.33%) MVC
4 13 (27.08%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (27.08%) E-Commerce
5 11 (22.92%) CRM
5 11 (22.92%) ERP
6 9 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (18.75%) TDD
7 7 (14.58%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (14.58%) ETL
8 5 (10.42%) Web Design
8 5 (10.42%) Wireframes
9 4 (8.33%) Analytics
9 4 (8.33%) Dimensional Modelling
9 4 (8.33%) Integration Testing
9 4 (8.33%) Kimball Methodology
9 4 (8.33%) Software Engineering
9 4 (8.33%) System Integration Testing
9 4 (8.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (47.92%) Java
2 15 (31.25%) PHP
3 13 (27.08%) SQL
4 8 (16.67%) C#
5 4 (8.33%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.17%) Python
6 2 (4.17%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.08%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.08%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.08%) VB
7 1 (2.08%) XAML
Qualifications
1 5 (10.42%) Degree
2 1 (2.08%) ISEB
2 1 (2.08%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (12.50%) Vertica
2 5 (10.42%) Oracle
2 5 (10.42%) Talend
3 3 (6.25%) IBM
3 3 (6.25%) Perforce
4 2 (4.17%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.17%) Tableau
5 1 (2.08%) Adobe
5 1 (2.08%) hybris
5 1 (2.08%) RightScale
5 1 (2.08%) Sybase
5 1 (2.08%) TIBCO
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