The first table below looks at the demand for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Halifax region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 25 21 31
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +10
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 2 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 1.06% 2.54% 1.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.14% 14.29% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 3
Average daily rate £325 £331 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.66% +27.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £305 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- +27.27%
Programming Languages Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
28 21 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 14.81% 17.80% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 19 40
Average daily rate £328 £313 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.80% -4.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £388 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
JavaScript
West Yorkshire

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Halifax

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

JavaScript Hourly Rate Trend in Halifax

JavaScript
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 2

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 2
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle