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 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 36 35 18
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -17
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 12 22 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.73% 4.26% 6.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.19% 16.67% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 10
Average daily rate
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£325 £375 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +42.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.15% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £135.37
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+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
167 132 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 38.04% 25.53% 34.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 91 45
Average daily rate £375 £375 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +31.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £413 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 6
Average hourly rate £45.50 £30.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.66% -20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

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 22 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 22 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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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 - 4 £513 - 2
Preston -3 2 £538 +19.44% 13
JavaScript
North West

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 22 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 31 (72.09%) MVC
2 28 (65.12%) C#
2 28 (65.12%) .NET
3 21 (48.84%) SQL Server
3 21 (48.84%) HTML
4 19 (44.19%) ASP.NET
4 19 (44.19%) CSS
5 17 (39.53%) SQL
6 16 (37.21%) jQuery
7 13 (30.23%) HTML5
7 13 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (27.91%) Visual Studio
8 12 (27.91%) CSS3
8 12 (27.91%) Entity Framework
8 12 (27.91%) .NET Framework
9 11 (25.58%) Oracle
9 11 (25.58%) Java
10 10 (23.26%) PL/SQL
10 10 (23.26%) Classic ASP
10 10 (23.26%) TDD
10 10 (23.26%) Telecoms
10 10 (23.26%) Ajax
10 10 (23.26%) Oracle Database 11g
10 10 (23.26%) Umbraco
10 10 (23.26%) PhoneGap
10 10 (23.26%) ASP.NET MVC
10 10 (23.26%) Oracle Database
11 9 (20.93%) Hibernate
11 9 (20.93%) Spring
12 8 (18.60%) Scrum

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 (23.26%) Umbraco
2 4 (9.30%) Node.js
3 3 (6.98%) MQSeries
4 1 (2.33%) Kentico
4 1 (2.33%) WordPress
4 1 (2.33%) CMS
4 1 (2.33%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Photoshop
1 2 (4.65%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.33%) IaaS
1 1 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (48.84%) SQL Server
2 10 (23.26%) Oracle Database 11g
2 10 (23.26%) Oracle Database
3 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (4.65%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.65%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.33%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.33%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (2.33%) Big Data
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 12 (27.91%) Visual Studio
2 3 (6.98%) Jasmine
2 3 (6.98%) JUnit
3 2 (4.65%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.33%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.33%) IntelliJ
General
1 10 (23.26%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.98%) Finance
3 1 (2.33%) Retail
3 1 (2.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 27 (62.79%) Developer
2 12 (27.91%) .NET Developer
3 6 (13.95%) Java Developer
4 4 (9.30%) Technical Architect
4 4 (9.30%) Architect
5 3 (6.98%) CRM Developer
5 3 (6.98%) Web Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Developer
6 2 (4.65%) C# Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Applications Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Web Designer
6 2 (4.65%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 2 (4.65%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Designer
7 1 (2.33%) Digital Architect
7 1 (2.33%) Senior Digital Architect
7 1 (2.33%) Digital Technical Architect
7 1 (2.33%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
7 1 (2.33%) Senior Architect
7 1 (2.33%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (65.12%) .NET
2 21 (48.84%) HTML
3 19 (44.19%) ASP.NET
3 19 (44.19%) CSS
4 16 (37.21%) jQuery
5 13 (30.23%) HTML5
6 12 (27.91%) CSS3
6 12 (27.91%) Entity Framework
6 12 (27.91%) .NET Framework
7 10 (23.26%) Classic ASP
7 10 (23.26%) Ajax
7 10 (23.26%) PhoneGap
7 10 (23.26%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (20.93%) Hibernate
8 9 (20.93%) Spring
9 8 (18.60%) WCF
10 7 (16.28%) Spring MVC
11 6 (13.95%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 6 (13.95%) LINQ
12 3 (6.98%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (6.98%) Mainframe
2 2 (4.65%) Tandem
3 1 (2.33%) User Experience
3 1 (2.33%) Open Source
3 1 (2.33%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.33%) Statistics
3 1 (2.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.33%) UNIX
1 1 (2.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (72.09%) MVC
2 13 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (23.26%) TDD
4 8 (18.60%) Scrum
5 7 (16.28%) BDD
6 6 (13.95%) Unit Testing
7 4 (9.30%) DevOps
8 3 (6.98%) Kanban
8 3 (6.98%) Extreme Programming
8 3 (6.98%) CRM
9 2 (4.65%) Web Development
9 2 (4.65%) Web Application Development
10 1 (2.33%) Performance Tuning
10 1 (2.33%) Web Accessibility
10 1 (2.33%) Capacity Planning
10 1 (2.33%) Machine Learning
10 1 (2.33%) Responsive Web Design
10 1 (2.33%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (2.33%) Problem Management
10 1 (2.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 28 (65.12%) C#
2 17 (39.53%) SQL
3 11 (25.58%) Java
4 10 (23.26%) PL/SQL
5 4 (9.30%) Scala
6 3 (6.98%) Ruby
7 2 (4.65%) VB.NET
7 2 (4.65%) Python
8 1 (2.33%) R
8 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.33%) VBScript
8 1 (2.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) StatsD
1 1 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (25.58%) Oracle
2 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.98%) IBM
4 1 (2.33%) Apigee
4 1 (2.33%) Mashery
4 1 (2.33%) Tableau
4 1 (2.33%) Twitter
4 1 (2.33%) Google
4 1 (2.33%) Teradata
4 1 (2.33%) Citrix
4 1 (2.33%) Apple
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