The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 15 36 42
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +6
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 35 9 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 7.88% 2.34% 2.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.13% 6.04% 12.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 4 8
Median daily rate £370 £325 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.84% +0.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £255 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £474 £479
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £33.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £39.78 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +24.29%
JavaScript
North West

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

Programming Languages Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
183 149 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 41.22% 38.70% 23.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 101 76
Median daily rate £400 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £540 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 4
Median hourly rate £33.50 £37.00 £15.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.45% +145.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.35 £24.40 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £37.00 £28.74
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Lancashire region citing JavaScript as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

JavaScript
Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

JavaScript Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

JavaScript Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

JavaScript Hourly Rate Histogram in Lancashire

JavaScript
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Preston +14 15 £350 -34.88% 6
Blackpool -6 3 £344 - 1
Blackburn - 2 - - 2
Burnley - 1 £375 - 1
Colne - 1 £275 -
JavaScript
North West

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 27 (50.94%) HTML
2 24 (45.28%) CSS
3 22 (41.51%) Java
4 14 (26.42%) HTML5
5 13 (24.53%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (24.53%) SQL
6 12 (22.64%) PHP
6 12 (22.64%) MongoDB
6 12 (22.64%) Node.js
6 12 (22.64%) CSS3
6 12 (22.64%) Web Development
6 12 (22.64%) jQuery
7 11 (20.75%) Visual Studio
7 11 (20.75%) Python
7 11 (20.75%) CRM
7 11 (20.75%) HTTP
8 10 (18.87%) Oracle
8 10 (18.87%) AngularJS
9 9 (16.98%) NoSQL
9 9 (16.98%) MySQL
9 9 (16.98%) C#
9 9 (16.98%) Apache
9 9 (16.98%) Linux
9 9 (16.98%) Microsoft
10 8 (15.09%) .NET
10 8 (15.09%) Git (software)
11 7 (13.21%) Apache Cassandra
11 7 (13.21%) JSON
11 7 (13.21%) Express
11 7 (13.21%) Mobile Development

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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 9 (16.98%) Apache
2 3 (5.66%) JBoss
3 2 (3.77%) CMS
3 2 (3.77%) IIS
3 2 (3.77%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.77%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (3.77%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.89%) Alfresco
4 1 (1.89%) Drupal
4 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.89%) Joomla!
4 1 (1.89%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.89%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Fireworks
1 1 (1.89%) MS Office
1 1 (1.89%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (11.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.89%) OpenCart
2 1 (1.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.77%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (3.77%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (20.75%) HTTP
2 5 (9.43%) HTTPS
2 5 (9.43%) LDAP
3 4 (7.55%) Internet
3 4 (7.55%) Network Security
4 2 (3.77%) SMTP
5 1 (1.89%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (22.64%) MongoDB
2 9 (16.98%) MySQL
2 9 (16.98%) NoSQL
3 7 (13.21%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (5.66%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (5.66%) SQL Server
5 2 (3.77%) Big Data
5 2 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.77%) Hadoop
5 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.89%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 11 (20.75%) Visual Studio
2 8 (15.09%) Git (software)
3 6 (11.32%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (7.55%) NetBeans
4 4 (7.55%) NUnit
5 3 (5.66%) Jenkins
5 3 (5.66%) JUnit
5 3 (5.66%) Travis CI
6 2 (3.77%) Eclipse
6 2 (3.77%) PHPUnit
6 2 (3.77%) Subversion
7 1 (1.89%) Dreamweaver
General
1 6 (11.32%) Manufacturing
2 4 (7.55%) Finance
3 2 (3.77%) Banking
4 1 (1.89%) Electronics
4 1 (1.89%) Marketing
4 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (81.13%) Developer
2 14 (26.42%) Applications Developer
3 8 (15.09%) Java Developer
4 7 (13.21%) Web Developer
5 5 (9.43%) Consultant
5 5 (9.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 5 (9.43%) JavaScript Developer
5 5 (9.43%) PHP Developer
5 5 (9.43%) PHP Web Developer
5 5 (9.43%) Web Applications Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Software Developer
7 3 (5.66%) CRM Consultant
7 3 (5.66%) CRM Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 3 (5.66%) HTML Developer
7 3 (5.66%) PHP Web Applications Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Project Manager
7 3 (5.66%) Senior Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Digital Developer
8 2 (3.77%) HTML CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (50.94%) HTML
2 24 (45.28%) CSS
3 14 (26.42%) HTML5
4 12 (22.64%) CSS3
4 12 (22.64%) jQuery
4 12 (22.64%) Node.js
5 10 (18.87%) AngularJS
6 8 (15.09%) .NET
7 7 (13.21%) Express
7 7 (13.21%) JSON
7 7 (13.21%) MEAN Stack
8 6 (11.32%) CodeIgniter
8 6 (11.32%) XML
9 5 (9.43%) SAML
9 5 (9.43%) SOAP
10 4 (7.55%) Highcharts JS
11 3 (5.66%) Django
11 3 (5.66%) REST
11 3 (5.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (5.66%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.55%) Digital Media
1 4 (7.55%) Replication
2 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.77%) iPad
2 2 (3.77%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.89%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.89%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.89%) Social Media
3 1 (1.89%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.98%) Linux
2 6 (11.32%) Unix
3 5 (9.43%) Windows
4 3 (5.66%) Windows Server
5 2 (3.77%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.89%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.89%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (24.53%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (22.64%) Web Development
3 11 (20.75%) CRM
4 7 (13.21%) Mobile Development
5 6 (11.32%) Configuration Management
6 5 (9.43%) Front End Development
6 5 (9.43%) Microservices
7 4 (7.55%) Automated Testing
7 4 (7.55%) ERP
7 4 (7.55%) Extreme Programming
7 4 (7.55%) HMVC
7 4 (7.55%) SDLC
7 4 (7.55%) Software Engineering
8 3 (5.66%) Programme Management
8 3 (5.66%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (5.66%) TDD
9 2 (3.77%) Change Management
9 2 (3.77%) E-business
9 2 (3.77%) MVC
9 2 (3.77%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 22 (41.51%) Java
2 13 (24.53%) SQL
3 12 (22.64%) PHP
4 11 (20.75%) Python
5 9 (16.98%) C#
6 6 (11.32%) VB
7 5 (9.43%) C++
7 5 (9.43%) Lua
8 3 (5.66%) C
9 2 (3.77%) PowerShell
9 2 (3.77%) R
10 1 (1.89%) FQL
10 1 (1.89%) Scala
10 1 (1.89%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (9.43%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.77%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.89%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.89%) Degree
3 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (5.66%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.77%) BitLocker
2 2 (3.77%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 5 (9.43%) Tivoli
2 2 (3.77%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.77%) StatsD
Vendors
1 10 (18.87%) Oracle
2 9 (16.98%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.66%) SAP
4 2 (3.77%) Apigee
4 2 (3.77%) Citrix
4 2 (3.77%) IBM
4 2 (3.77%) Mashery
4 2 (3.77%) ServiceNow
4 2 (3.77%) Tableau
4 2 (3.77%) Teradata
5 1 (1.89%) Adobe
5 1 (1.89%) Red Hat