The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 18 9 15
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +6
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 12 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 9.38% 11.32% 3.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.00% 28.57% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 2
Average daily rate £419 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.66% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £375 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.41% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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 Knutsford region.

Programming Languages Category
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
50 21 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 39.06% 39.62% 14.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 12 6
Average daily rate £425 £375 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -15.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £321 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £439 £608
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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 12 (80.00%) Java
1 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (73.33%) Finance
2 11 (73.33%) XML
3 10 (66.67%) Web Services
3 10 (66.67%) SDLC
4 9 (60.00%) Waterfall
4 9 (60.00%) HTML
4 9 (60.00%) Oracle
4 9 (60.00%) TDD
4 9 (60.00%) Subversion
4 9 (60.00%) WSDL
5 8 (53.33%) Banking
5 8 (53.33%) SQL
5 8 (53.33%) JBoss
5 8 (53.33%) BDD
5 8 (53.33%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (40.00%) WebSphere
6 6 (40.00%) HTML5
6 6 (40.00%) Agile Project Management
6 6 (40.00%) RUP
6 6 (40.00%) ClearCase
6 6 (40.00%) JMS
6 6 (40.00%) Chordiant
6 6 (40.00%) XSD
6 6 (40.00%) JSP
6 6 (40.00%) Servlets
6 6 (40.00%) Struts
6 6 (40.00%) PRINCE2
6 6 (40.00%) COBOL

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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 8 (53.33%) JBoss
2 6 (40.00%) CICS
2 6 (40.00%) WebLogic
2 6 (40.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (6.67%) CMS
3 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (6.67%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
1 1 (6.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) DB2
2 1 (6.67%) PerformancePoint
2 1 (6.67%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 9 (60.00%) Subversion
2 6 (40.00%) ClearCase
3 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (73.33%) Finance
2 8 (53.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Designer
4 2 (13.33%) HTML Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Angular Developer
5 1 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Mobile Designer
5 1 (6.67%) Mobile UX Designer
5 1 (6.67%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Solutions Designer
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) UI Developer
5 1 (6.67%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (73.33%) XML
2 10 (66.67%) Web Services
3 9 (60.00%) HTML
3 9 (60.00%) WSDL
4 6 (40.00%) EJB
4 6 (40.00%) Hibernate
4 6 (40.00%) HTML5
4 6 (40.00%) J2EE
4 6 (40.00%) JMS
4 6 (40.00%) JSP
4 6 (40.00%) Servlets
4 6 (40.00%) Struts
4 6 (40.00%) XSD
5 5 (33.33%) AngularJS
5 5 (33.33%) jQuery
6 4 (26.67%) CSS
6 4 (26.67%) JSON
7 3 (20.00%) CSS3
7 3 (20.00%) Java EE
8 2 (13.33%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Mainframe
1 6 (40.00%) PMI
2 5 (33.33%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (13.33%) User Experience
4 1 (6.67%) Animation
4 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
4 1 (6.67%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) AIX
1 3 (20.00%) Linux
1 3 (20.00%) Mac OS
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
1 3 (20.00%) Windows Vista
1 3 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (66.67%) SDLC
3 9 (60.00%) TDD
3 9 (60.00%) Waterfall
4 8 (53.33%) BDD
4 8 (53.33%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (40.00%) Agile Project Management
5 6 (40.00%) CMMI
5 6 (40.00%) PRINCE
5 6 (40.00%) PRINCE2
5 6 (40.00%) Project Management
5 6 (40.00%) RUP
5 6 (40.00%) Service Management
6 5 (33.33%) Automated Testing
7 4 (26.67%) OO
8 3 (20.00%) Data Protection
8 3 (20.00%) OOP
8 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
9 2 (13.33%) Web Design
10 1 (6.67%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) Java
2 8 (53.33%) SQL
3 6 (40.00%) Assembly Language
3 6 (40.00%) COBOL
4 3 (20.00%) C
4 3 (20.00%) C++
4 3 (20.00%) Objective-C
5 1 (6.67%) C#
5 1 (6.67%) Go
5 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
5 1 (6.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) PMI Certification
2 3 (20.00%) Degree
2 3 (20.00%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Oracle
2 6 (40.00%) Chordiant
3 5 (33.33%) IBM
4 3 (20.00%) Sun
5 1 (6.67%) Google
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft