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 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 8 16 9
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -7
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 31 21 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 16.06% 8.68% 15.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.19% 22.83% 34.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 19 19
Median daily rate £381 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.68% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £310 £156
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £403 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
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
114 92 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 59.07% 38.02% 44.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 70 47
Median daily rate £375 £401 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.36% +17.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £376
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 6
Median hourly rate £24.25 £16.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.96% -52.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.70 £16.50 £20.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £16.50 £42.11
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.09%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 27 (58.70%) CSS
2 23 (50.00%) MVC
3 22 (47.83%) jQuery
4 21 (45.65%) HTML
5 20 (43.48%) Java
5 20 (43.48%) Web Development
6 17 (36.96%) Front End Development
7 16 (34.78%) SQL
7 16 (34.78%) .NET
7 16 (34.78%) XML
8 14 (30.43%) Oracle
9 12 (26.09%) C#
9 12 (26.09%) E-Commerce
9 12 (26.09%) Finance
9 12 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (23.91%) HTML5
10 11 (23.91%) CSS3
11 10 (21.74%) Banking
11 10 (21.74%) SQL Server
12 9 (19.57%) PHP
12 9 (19.57%) Spring
12 9 (19.57%) Jenkins
13 8 (17.39%) WebSphere
13 8 (17.39%) TDD
14 7 (15.22%) Internet
14 7 (15.22%) Servlets
14 7 (15.22%) Local Government
14 7 (15.22%) Spring MVC
14 7 (15.22%) Continuous Integration
14 7 (15.22%) Mobile App

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 8 (17.39%) WebSphere
2 5 (10.87%) IBM HTTP Server
3 4 (8.70%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 4 (8.70%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (6.52%) Drupal
4 3 (6.52%) GeoServer
5 1 (2.17%) CMS
5 1 (2.17%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.17%) Adobe After Effects
2 1 (2.17%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (2.17%) Adobe Premiere
2 1 (2.17%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (8.70%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (6.52%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (6.52%) Oracle Cash Management
2 3 (6.52%) Oracle iProcurement
2 3 (6.52%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (6.52%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle Payroll
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.22%) Internet
2 6 (13.04%) Network Security
3 5 (10.87%) HTTP
4 3 (6.52%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.70%) Oracle Database
2 4 (8.70%) Oracle Discoverer
3 3 (6.52%) Big Data
3 3 (6.52%) GIS
3 3 (6.52%) OLAP
3 3 (6.52%) OLAP Cube
3 3 (6.52%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (6.52%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (6.52%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (6.52%) QGIS
3 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (6.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (4.35%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.35%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.35%) Redis
5 1 (2.17%) Data Mining
5 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (19.57%) Jenkins
2 6 (13.04%) Cucumber
2 6 (13.04%) Selenium
3 4 (8.70%) Checkstyle
3 4 (8.70%) FindBugs
3 4 (8.70%) JIRA
3 4 (8.70%) Maven
3 4 (8.70%) Mockito
3 4 (8.70%) SonarQube
3 4 (8.70%) Talend Open Studio
4 3 (6.52%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (4.35%) Hudson
5 2 (4.35%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.17%) JUnit
6 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (26.09%) Finance
2 10 (21.74%) Banking
3 7 (15.22%) Local Government
4 3 (6.52%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 39 (84.78%) Developer
2 13 (28.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 10 (21.74%) Java Developer
3 10 (21.74%) JavaScript Developer
4 9 (19.57%) Web Developer
5 8 (17.39%) Senior Developer
6 7 (15.22%) HTML Developer
7 6 (13.04%) .NET Developer
7 6 (13.04%) HTML CSS Developer
8 5 (10.87%) Applications Developer
8 5 (10.87%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 4 (8.70%) CSS Developer
9 4 (8.70%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 4 (8.70%) Technical Developer
9 4 (8.70%) XML Developer
10 3 (6.52%) .NET Web Developer
10 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (6.52%) Designer
10 3 (6.52%) Oracle Developer
10 3 (6.52%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (58.70%) CSS
2 22 (47.83%) jQuery
3 21 (45.65%) HTML
4 16 (34.78%) .NET
4 16 (34.78%) XML
5 11 (23.91%) CSS3
5 11 (23.91%) HTML5
6 9 (19.57%) Spring
7 7 (15.22%) Servlets
7 7 (15.22%) Spring MVC
8 6 (13.04%) ASP.NET
8 6 (13.04%) JDBC
8 6 (13.04%) JSP
8 6 (13.04%) XSLT
9 5 (10.87%) Java EE
9 5 (10.87%) Spring Security
10 4 (8.70%) J2EE
10 4 (8.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (8.70%) Web Services
11 3 (6.52%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) Mobile App
2 6 (13.04%) Digital Media
3 5 (10.87%) Online Banking
4 4 (8.70%) N-Tier
5 2 (4.35%) User Experience
6 1 (2.17%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.17%) Smartphone
6 1 (2.17%) Social Media
6 1 (2.17%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.52%) Linux
2 2 (4.35%) Windows
2 2 (4.35%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (50.00%) MVC
2 20 (43.48%) Web Development
3 17 (36.96%) Front End Development
4 12 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (26.09%) E-Commerce
5 8 (17.39%) TDD
6 7 (15.22%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (13.04%) CRM
7 6 (13.04%) ERP
8 5 (10.87%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (10.87%) ETL
8 5 (10.87%) Integration Testing
8 5 (10.87%) Software Engineering
8 5 (10.87%) System Integration Testing
8 5 (10.87%) Web Application Development
8 5 (10.87%) Web Design
8 5 (10.87%) Workflow
9 4 (8.70%) OOP
10 3 (6.52%) Kimball Methodology
10 3 (6.52%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 20 (43.48%) Java
2 16 (34.78%) SQL
3 12 (26.09%) C#
4 9 (19.57%) PHP
5 5 (10.87%) PL/SQL
6 3 (6.52%) Python
6 3 (6.52%) T-SQL
7 2 (4.35%) VB
7 2 (4.35%) VB.NET
7 2 (4.35%) XAML
8 1 (2.17%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (10.87%) Degree
2 1 (2.17%) ISEB
2 1 (2.17%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 14 (30.43%) Oracle
2 5 (10.87%) IBM
2 5 (10.87%) Vertica
3 4 (8.70%) Perforce
3 4 (8.70%) Talend
4 3 (6.52%) Kofax
4 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.35%) Adobe
5 2 (4.35%) Sybase
5 2 (4.35%) Tableau
5 2 (4.35%) TIBCO
6 1 (2.17%) ATG
6 1 (2.17%) hybris
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