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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 19 23 30
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +7
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 21 36 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 6.80% 7.68% 5.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.67% 19.25% 16.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 22 11
Median daily rate £400 £389 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.89% +29.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £351 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £695 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £16.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £36.50 £33.73
% change year-on-year
+17.80% +8.22%
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
134 187 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 43.37% 39.87% 30.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 129 74
Median daily rate £400 £442 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.39% +24.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £321 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £535 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 4
Median hourly rate £25.00 £40.00 £36.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +9.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.62 £33.90 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £40.40 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 August 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
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 August 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
Blackpool 0 4 £460 +18.70% 1
Chorley - 4 £248 - 3
Preston +5 2 £362 -55.44% 7
Burnley - 1 £375 - 3
Carnforth - 1 £350 -
Fleetwood - 1 £325 - 1
Lytham St Annes - 1 - -
JavaScript
North West

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 26 (50.98%) HTML
2 22 (43.14%) CSS
3 18 (35.29%) Java
4 17 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (29.41%) C#
6 14 (27.45%) Visual Studio
6 14 (27.45%) CRM
6 14 (27.45%) HTML5
7 13 (25.49%) .NET
8 11 (21.57%) SQL
8 11 (21.57%) Node.js
8 11 (21.57%) AngularJS
9 10 (19.61%) CSS3
9 10 (19.61%) MongoDB
9 10 (19.61%) HTTP
9 10 (19.61%) Microsoft
10 9 (17.65%) Dynamics CRM
10 9 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
11 7 (13.73%) jQuery
11 7 (13.73%) Express
11 7 (13.73%) Mobile Development
11 7 (13.73%) MEAN Stack
11 7 (13.73%) JSON
11 7 (13.73%) MVC
11 7 (13.73%) Configuration Management
11 7 (13.73%) VB
11 7 (13.73%) ASP.NET
11 7 (13.73%) Apache
12 6 (11.76%) XML
12 6 (11.76%) T-SQL

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 7 (13.73%) Apache
2 3 (5.88%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.92%) JBoss
3 2 (3.92%) nginx
4 1 (1.96%) Alfresco
4 1 (1.96%) CMS
4 1 (1.96%) ColdFusion
4 1 (1.96%) Drupal
4 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.96%) Joomla!
4 1 (1.96%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.96%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Fireworks
1 1 (1.96%) MS Office
1 1 (1.96%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (17.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.96%) OpenCart
2 1 (1.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 10 (19.61%) HTTP
2 6 (11.76%) HTTPS
2 6 (11.76%) LDAP
3 4 (7.84%) Network Security
4 1 (1.96%) FTP
4 1 (1.96%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (19.61%) MongoDB
2 6 (11.76%) NoSQL
3 5 (9.80%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (7.84%) SQL Server
5 3 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.96%) MySQL
6 1 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 14 (27.45%) Visual Studio
2 9 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.92%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (3.92%) Eclipse
3 2 (3.92%) IntelliJ
3 2 (3.92%) NetBeans
4 1 (1.96%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.96%) NUnit
General
1 4 (7.84%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.92%) Finance
3 1 (1.96%) Banking
3 1 (1.96%) Electronics
3 1 (1.96%) Marketing
3 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (84.31%) Developer
2 11 (21.57%) Applications Developer
3 9 (17.65%) .NET Developer
4 6 (11.76%) Consultant
5 5 (9.80%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (9.80%) C# Developer
5 5 (9.80%) CRM Developer
5 5 (9.80%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 5 (9.80%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 4 (7.84%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Software Developer
7 3 (5.88%) CRM Consultant
7 3 (5.88%) HTML Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Java Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Project Manager
7 3 (5.88%) Senior Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
7 3 (5.88%) Technical Developer
8 2 (3.92%) Business Change Project Manager
8 2 (3.92%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (50.98%) HTML
2 22 (43.14%) CSS
3 14 (27.45%) HTML5
4 13 (25.49%) .NET
5 11 (21.57%) AngularJS
5 11 (21.57%) Node.js
6 10 (19.61%) CSS3
7 7 (13.73%) ASP.NET
7 7 (13.73%) Express
7 7 (13.73%) jQuery
7 7 (13.73%) JSON
7 7 (13.73%) MEAN Stack
8 6 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (11.76%) SAML
8 6 (11.76%) XML
9 5 (9.80%) SOAP
10 4 (7.84%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 4 (7.84%) WinForms
11 3 (5.88%) .NET Framework
11 3 (5.88%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.84%) Digital Media
1 4 (7.84%) iPad
2 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.96%) Client/Server
2 1 (1.96%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.88%) Windows
2 2 (3.92%) Linux
3 1 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.96%) Unix
3 1 (1.96%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.96%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (27.45%) CRM
3 7 (13.73%) Configuration Management
3 7 (13.73%) Mobile Development
3 7 (13.73%) MVC
4 6 (11.76%) ERP
4 6 (11.76%) Microservices
4 6 (11.76%) Web Development
5 5 (9.80%) Front End Development
5 5 (9.80%) Software Engineering
6 4 (7.84%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (7.84%) Extreme Programming
6 4 (7.84%) Unit Testing
7 3 (5.88%) SDLC
7 3 (5.88%) TDD
8 2 (3.92%) Automated Testing
8 2 (3.92%) BDD
8 2 (3.92%) Data Management
8 2 (3.92%) Issue Tracking
8 2 (3.92%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 18 (35.29%) Java
2 15 (29.41%) C#
3 11 (21.57%) SQL
4 7 (13.73%) VB
5 6 (11.76%) PHP
5 6 (11.76%) T-SQL
6 5 (9.80%) Lua
7 4 (7.84%) C++
7 4 (7.84%) VB.NET
8 2 (3.92%) C
9 1 (1.96%) Scala
9 1 (1.96%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.96%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.92%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.96%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (11.76%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 10 (19.61%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.88%) SAP
3 2 (3.92%) ServiceNow
3 2 (3.92%) Telerik
4 1 (1.96%) Adobe
4 1 (1.96%) IBM
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle
4 1 (1.96%) Red Hat