The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
West Yorkshire / Halifax
Rank 18 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 1 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 1.49% 5.00% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.55% 19.23% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Median daily rate £325 £313 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £31.10
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +12.54%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Halifax region.

Programming Languages Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
22 26 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 32.84% 26.00% 11.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 18 17
Median daily rate £320 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £300 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £334 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Halifax region citing JavaScript as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 Halifax region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) HTML5
3 2 (50.00%) CSS3
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Sass
4 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (25.00%) DevOps
4 1 (25.00%) User Experience
4 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (25.00%) Wireframes
4 1 (25.00%) Moq
4 1 (25.00%) BDD
4 1 (25.00%) Entity Framework
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) NUnit
4 1 (25.00%) Banking
4 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Moq
1 1 (25.00%) NUnit
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Designer
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Designer
3 1 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (25.00%) HTML CSS Developer
3 1 (25.00%) HTML Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Visual Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) CSS3
3 2 (50.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (25.00%) Entity Framework
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (25.00%) Sass
4 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) BDD
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) SQL