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 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
North West / Lancashire
Rank 13 32 16
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -16
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 27 22 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 10.51% 4.91% 7.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.23% 10.48% 20.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 12 23
Median daily rate £311 £513 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.31% +95.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £260 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £645 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £354 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +1.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £47.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.75 £30.20
% change year-on-year
+5.80% +28.31%

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
107 210 153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 41.63% 46.88% 38.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 143 101
Median daily rate £313 £394 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.63% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £530 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 29 9
Median hourly rate £43.50 £40.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.75% +8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £36.00 £35.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £47.17 £46.09
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +12.67%

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 25 February 2017.

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
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 25 February 2017. 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 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
Blackpool +13 8 £525 -0.47% 4
Preston +2 7 £319 - 3
Chorley - 1 £235 - 4
JavaScript
North West

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 29 (60.42%) HTML
1 29 (60.42%) .NET
2 28 (58.33%) C#
3 25 (52.08%) SQL
3 25 (52.08%) CSS
4 20 (41.67%) MVC
5 19 (39.58%) ASP.NET
5 19 (39.58%) SQL Server
6 18 (37.50%) Oracle
6 18 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (35.42%) XML
8 14 (29.17%) Web Services
9 13 (27.08%) ASP.NET MVC
10 12 (25.00%) Java
10 12 (25.00%) Python
11 11 (22.92%) MongoDB
12 10 (20.83%) Relational Database
12 10 (20.83%) WinForms
12 10 (20.83%) Ruby
13 9 (18.75%) Oracle EBS
13 9 (18.75%) Shell Script
13 9 (18.75%) Perl
13 9 (18.75%) AngularJS
13 9 (18.75%) NoSQL
13 9 (18.75%) Oracle EBS R12
14 8 (16.67%) Git (software)
14 8 (16.67%) Virtual Team
14 8 (16.67%) Windows
15 7 (14.58%) SOAP
15 7 (14.58%) C

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 6 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (8.33%) Oracle Application Server
3 3 (6.25%) Apache
4 2 (4.17%) ColdFusion
4 2 (4.17%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.08%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.08%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.08%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 9 (18.75%) Oracle EBS
1 9 (18.75%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (4.17%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (4.17%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.50%) SaaS
2 5 (10.42%) IaaS
2 5 (10.42%) PaaS
3 1 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.08%) Heroku
3 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.25%) HTTP
2 1 (2.08%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (39.58%) SQL Server
2 11 (22.92%) MongoDB
3 10 (20.83%) Relational Database
4 9 (18.75%) NoSQL
5 6 (12.50%) Big Data
5 6 (12.50%) DB2
6 5 (10.42%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (8.33%) Oracle Database
7 4 (8.33%) Oracle Database 12c
7 4 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (6.25%) CouchDB
8 3 (6.25%) MySQL
8 3 (6.25%) Neo4j
8 3 (6.25%) Riak
9 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (4.17%) RDBMS
9 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.33%) gulp
2 4 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (8.33%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.17%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (4.17%) Grunt
3 2 (4.17%) JIRA
3 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (2.08%) Babel
4 1 (2.08%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (2.08%) Mercurial
4 1 (2.08%) Mocha
4 1 (2.08%) Subversion
4 1 (2.08%) webpack
General
1 5 (10.42%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Advertising
2 2 (4.17%) Banking
2 2 (4.17%) General Ledger
2 2 (4.17%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (66.67%) Developer
2 13 (27.08%) .NET Developer
3 12 (25.00%) C# Developer
4 7 (14.58%) Architect
4 7 (14.58%) Test Engineer
5 6 (12.50%) Senior Test Engineer
5 6 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (10.42%) Angular Developer
6 5 (10.42%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (6.25%) HTML Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Java Developer
7 3 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (6.25%) VB.NET Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Web Developer
8 2 (4.17%) C# Web Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Full Stack Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Senior C# Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (60.42%) .NET
1 29 (60.42%) HTML
2 25 (52.08%) CSS
3 19 (39.58%) ASP.NET
4 17 (35.42%) XML
5 14 (29.17%) Web Services
6 13 (27.08%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (20.83%) WinForms
8 9 (18.75%) AngularJS
9 7 (14.58%) HTML5
9 7 (14.58%) SOAP
10 6 (12.50%) Ajax
10 6 (12.50%) J2EE
10 6 (12.50%) jQuery
10 6 (12.50%) JSON
10 6 (12.50%) Middleware
11 5 (10.42%) .NET Framework
12 4 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
12 4 (8.33%) Node.js
12 4 (8.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.67%) Virtual Team
2 5 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.17%) User Experience
3 2 (4.17%) Wiki
4 1 (2.08%) CESG
4 1 (2.08%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (2.08%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.67%) Windows
2 6 (12.50%) AIX
2 6 (12.50%) Linux
2 6 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (41.67%) MVC
2 18 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (14.58%) Automated Testing
3 7 (14.58%) ERP
3 7 (14.58%) Test Strategy
4 6 (12.50%) Integration Testing
4 6 (12.50%) ITIL
4 6 (12.50%) SOA
4 6 (12.50%) TDD
5 5 (10.42%) Front End Development
5 5 (10.42%) Functional Testing
5 5 (10.42%) Microservices
6 4 (8.33%) Change Management
6 4 (8.33%) High Availability
6 4 (8.33%) Open Source
6 4 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (8.33%) Scrum
7 3 (6.25%) OO
7 3 (6.25%) OOD
7 3 (6.25%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 28 (58.33%) C#
2 25 (52.08%) SQL
3 12 (25.00%) Java
3 12 (25.00%) Python
4 10 (20.83%) Ruby
5 9 (18.75%) Perl
5 9 (18.75%) Shell Script
6 7 (14.58%) C
7 6 (12.50%) T-SQL
7 6 (12.50%) VB.NET
8 3 (6.25%) VB
9 2 (4.17%) Groovy
9 2 (4.17%) Scala
9 2 (4.17%) VB6
10 1 (2.08%) PHP
10 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
10 1 (2.08%) TypeScript
10 1 (2.08%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (10.42%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.17%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (4.17%) Degree
2 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.08%) CISSP
3 1 (2.08%) CLAS
3 1 (2.08%) HNC
3 1 (2.08%) ISEB
3 1 (2.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) QA
2 3 (6.25%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 18 (37.50%) Oracle
2 5 (10.42%) Microsoft
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