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 1 September 2014 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 29 20 13
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -7
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 19 20 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 4.62% 7.07% 10.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.39% 20.83% 24.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 15 26
Average daily rate
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£300 £300 £306
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £222 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £325 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £312 £305
% change year-on-year
+4.25% +2.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £36.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +22.03%
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
132 96 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 32.12% 33.92% 41.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 51 104
Average daily rate £325 £300 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -18.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £220 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £325 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 6
Average hourly rate £36.67 £37.50 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.21% +2.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £16.00 £32.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -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 1 September 2014.

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 1 September 2014. 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
Lancaster -5 4 - - 4
Burnley - 3 £288 - 1
Blackburn 0 2 - - 2
Preston -8 2 £363 +35.51% 6
Rossendale - - - - 3
Skelmersdale - - - -
Accrington - - - -
Blackpool - - - -
Chorley - - - -
Lytham St Annes - - - - 1
Newton-le-Willows - - - - 2
Ormskirk - - - -
JavaScript
North West

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 32 (82.05%) HTML
1 32 (82.05%) CSS
2 21 (53.85%) jQuery
2 21 (53.85%) HTML5
3 20 (51.28%) CSS3
4 18 (46.15%) .NET
5 17 (43.59%) C#
6 15 (38.46%) E-Commerce
7 13 (33.33%) MySQL
8 11 (28.21%) Java
8 11 (28.21%) SQL
8 11 (28.21%) TDD
9 10 (25.64%) PHP
10 9 (23.08%) SQL Server
10 9 (23.08%) XML
10 9 (23.08%) OOP
11 8 (20.51%) Linux
11 8 (20.51%) ASP.NET
11 8 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (20.51%) Scrum
11 8 (20.51%) Ajax
11 8 (20.51%) Scala
12 7 (17.95%) BDD
12 7 (17.95%) WebSphere
12 7 (17.95%) Subversion
12 7 (17.95%) Struts
12 7 (17.95%) J2EE
13 6 (15.38%) VB.NET
13 6 (15.38%) Oracle
13 6 (15.38%) UML

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 7 (17.95%) WebSphere
2 6 (15.38%) WebLogic
2 6 (15.38%) Tomcat
2 6 (15.38%) CMS
3 5 (12.82%) Adobe CQ
3 5 (12.82%) MQSeries
3 5 (12.82%) Escenic
4 2 (5.13%) Node.js
4 2 (5.13%) Drupal
5 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.56%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.56%) Fireworks
2 1 (2.56%) InDesign
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (33.33%) MySQL
2 9 (23.08%) SQL Server
3 5 (12.82%) Hadoop
3 5 (12.82%) Big Data
4 2 (5.13%) NoSQL
4 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.56%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (17.95%) Subversion
2 3 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.69%) Axure RP
3 2 (5.13%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (5.13%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (2.56%) T4 Templates
4 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.56%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
4 1 (2.56%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (12.82%) Finance
2 4 (10.26%) Marketing
3 2 (5.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (89.74%) Developer
2 8 (20.51%) Front-End Developer
3 7 (17.95%) Java Developer
4 6 (15.38%) Web Developer
5 5 (12.82%) Analyst
5 5 (12.82%) Senior Developer
5 5 (12.82%) Programmer
5 5 (12.82%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (12.82%) .NET Developer
5 5 (12.82%) PHP Developer
5 5 (12.82%) Java Programmer
5 5 (12.82%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (12.82%) Developer Analyst
5 5 (12.82%) Senior Programmer
5 5 (12.82%) Senior Java Programmer
6 4 (10.26%) Designer
6 4 (10.26%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 4 (10.26%) MySQL Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Front-End Web Developer
8 2 (5.13%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (82.05%) HTML
1 32 (82.05%) CSS
2 21 (53.85%) jQuery
2 21 (53.85%) HTML5
3 20 (51.28%) CSS3
4 18 (46.15%) .NET
5 9 (23.08%) XML
6 8 (20.51%) ASP.NET
6 8 (20.51%) Ajax
7 7 (17.95%) Struts
7 7 (17.95%) J2EE
8 6 (15.38%) EJB
8 6 (15.38%) Hibernate
8 6 (15.38%) Spring
9 5 (12.82%) JSF
9 5 (12.82%) Ruby on Rails
9 5 (12.82%) XHTML
9 5 (12.82%) Java RMI
9 5 (12.82%) LAMP
10 4 (10.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Mobile App
2 4 (10.26%) W3C
2 4 (10.26%) Open Source
3 1 (2.56%) Social Media
3 1 (2.56%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.56%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.56%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.51%) Linux
2 1 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (38.46%) E-Commerce
2 11 (28.21%) TDD
3 9 (23.08%) OOP
4 8 (20.51%) Scrum
4 8 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (17.95%) BDD
6 6 (15.38%) UML
6 6 (15.38%) MVC
6 6 (15.38%) SEO
7 5 (12.82%) RUP
7 5 (12.82%) OOA/OOD
7 5 (12.82%) OOD
7 5 (12.82%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (10.26%) Digital Marketing
8 4 (10.26%) Unit Testing
9 3 (7.69%) Web Development
9 3 (7.69%) Web Design
10 2 (5.13%) Waterfall
11 1 (2.56%) Graceful Degradation
11 1 (2.56%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 17 (43.59%) C#
2 11 (28.21%) Java
2 11 (28.21%) SQL
3 10 (25.64%) PHP
4 8 (20.51%) Scala
5 6 (15.38%) VB.NET
6 5 (12.82%) VB
7 2 (5.13%) Python
7 2 (5.13%) VB6
7 2 (5.13%) Ruby
7 2 (5.13%) C++
7 2 (5.13%) C
7 2 (5.13%) VBScript
8 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.56%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.82%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (15.38%) Oracle
1 6 (15.38%) JBoss
2 4 (10.26%) Sencha
3 3 (7.69%) Adobe
4 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.13%) Facebook
4 2 (5.13%) Twitter
5 1 (2.56%) IBM
5 1 (2.56%) SAP
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