The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 34 28 19
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -9
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 16 26 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 3.50% 5.68% 5.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.94% 22.61% 15.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 14 7
Average daily rate
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£380 £375 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 £450 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £135.37
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
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
179 115 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 39.17% 25.11% 36.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 78 47
Average daily rate £350 £350 £286
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +22.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £413 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 7 4
Average hourly rate £45.50 £30.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.66% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.81 £26.36 £17.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.09 £32.57 £95.22
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.40 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +4.00%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript across the Lancashire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Blackpool - 5 £513 - 2
Preston -5 2 £538 +19.44% 20
Lytham St Annes - 2 £380 - 1
JavaScript
North West

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 30 (60.00%) MVC
1 30 (60.00%) HTML
2 27 (54.00%) C#
2 27 (54.00%) .NET
2 27 (54.00%) CSS
3 21 (42.00%) SQL Server
4 20 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (36.00%) ASP.NET
6 16 (32.00%) HTML5
7 15 (30.00%) SQL
8 14 (28.00%) CSS3
8 14 (28.00%) jQuery
9 13 (26.00%) Java
10 12 (24.00%) Visual Studio
11 11 (22.00%) Oracle
12 10 (20.00%) Classic ASP
12 10 (20.00%) PL/SQL
12 10 (20.00%) TDD
12 10 (20.00%) Telecoms
12 10 (20.00%) Umbraco
12 10 (20.00%) .NET Framework
12 10 (20.00%) PhoneGap
12 10 (20.00%) Entity Framework
12 10 (20.00%) Oracle Database
12 10 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
13 9 (18.00%) ASP.NET MVC
13 9 (18.00%) Hibernate
13 9 (18.00%) Spring
14 8 (16.00%) Ajax
15 7 (14.00%) Spring MVC

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 10 (20.00%) Umbraco
2 5 (10.00%) Node.js
3 3 (6.00%) MQSeries
4 1 (2.00%) WordPress
4 1 (2.00%) Kentico
4 1 (2.00%) CMS
4 1 (2.00%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Photoshop
1 2 (4.00%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (42.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 10 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.00%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.00%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.00%) Big Data
5 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 12 (24.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (6.00%) Jasmine
2 3 (6.00%) JUnit
3 2 (4.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.00%) IntelliJ
General
1 10 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.00%) Finance
3 1 (2.00%) Retail
3 1 (2.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 34 (68.00%) Developer
2 10 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 8 (16.00%) Front-End Developer
4 7 (14.00%) Java Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Technical Architect
5 4 (8.00%) Architect
6 3 (6.00%) CRM Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Web Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Applications Developer
7 2 (4.00%) C# Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Web Designer
7 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Developer
7 2 (4.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Designer
7 2 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 1 (2.00%) Digital Technical Architect
8 1 (2.00%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
8 1 (2.00%) Digital Architect
8 1 (2.00%) Senior Digital Architect
8 1 (2.00%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (60.00%) HTML
2 27 (54.00%) .NET
2 27 (54.00%) CSS
3 18 (36.00%) ASP.NET
4 16 (32.00%) HTML5
5 14 (28.00%) CSS3
5 14 (28.00%) jQuery
6 10 (20.00%) Classic ASP
6 10 (20.00%) .NET Framework
6 10 (20.00%) PhoneGap
6 10 (20.00%) Entity Framework
7 9 (18.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (18.00%) Hibernate
7 9 (18.00%) Spring
8 8 (16.00%) Ajax
9 7 (14.00%) Spring MVC
10 6 (12.00%) WCF
11 4 (8.00%) AngularJS
11 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 4 (8.00%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (4.00%) Tandem
2 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.00%) User Experience
3 1 (2.00%) Statistics
3 1 (2.00%) Open Source
3 1 (2.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.00%) UNIX
1 1 (2.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (60.00%) MVC
2 20 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (20.00%) TDD
4 7 (14.00%) BDD
4 7 (14.00%) Scrum
5 4 (8.00%) Unit Testing
5 4 (8.00%) DevOps
6 3 (6.00%) Kanban
6 3 (6.00%) Extreme Programming
6 3 (6.00%) CRM
7 2 (4.00%) Web Application Development
7 2 (4.00%) Web Development
8 1 (2.00%) Web Accessibility
8 1 (2.00%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (2.00%) Problem Management
8 1 (2.00%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (2.00%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (2.00%) Machine Learning
8 1 (2.00%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (2.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 27 (54.00%) C#
2 15 (30.00%) SQL
3 13 (26.00%) Java
4 10 (20.00%) PL/SQL
5 4 (8.00%) Scala
6 3 (6.00%) Ruby
6 3 (6.00%) VB.NET
7 2 (4.00%) Python
8 1 (2.00%) R
8 1 (2.00%) VB6
8 1 (2.00%) PHP
8 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.00%) VBScript
8 1 (2.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (4.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) StatsD
1 1 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (22.00%) Oracle
2 5 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.00%) IBM
4 2 (4.00%) Citrix
5 1 (2.00%) Apigee
5 1 (2.00%) Mashery
5 1 (2.00%) Google
5 1 (2.00%) Tableau
5 1 (2.00%) Twitter
5 1 (2.00%) Teradata
5 1 (2.00%) Apple
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