The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 June 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
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 21 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 1.79% 0.70% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.11% 6.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£293 £310 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.64% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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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
27 15 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 16.07% 10.49% 11.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 13 10
Average daily rate £285 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.30% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £294 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £450 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.20 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.42% -

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 29 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) C
2 3 (60.00%) C++
2 3 (60.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) Embedded C
2 3 (60.00%) Embedded C++
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Middleware
2 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Embedded Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Electronics
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) PHP
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) MySQL
4 1 (20.00%) IBM Notes
4 1 (20.00%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (20.00%) Lotus
4 1 (20.00%) Internet
4 1 (20.00%) LotusScript
4 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Open Source
4 1 (20.00%) XPages
4 1 (20.00%) Web Development
4 1 (20.00%) jQuery
4 1 (20.00%) Content Management

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (20.00%) Lotus Domino
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
General
1 3 (60.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Linux Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Embedded Linux Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Domino Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) Middleware
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) jQuery
4 1 (20.00%) XPages
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Open Source
2 1 (20.00%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C
1 3 (60.00%) C++
1 3 (60.00%) Python
1 3 (60.00%) Embedded C
1 3 (60.00%) Embedded C++
2 1 (20.00%) LotusScript
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) PHP
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Lotus