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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 29 14 15
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +1
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 19 38 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 4.73% 8.84% 7.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.67% 21.35% 22.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 29 6
Average daily rate £530 £325 £228
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.07% +42.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £128
10% offered a daily rate of more than £660 £470 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £47.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
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
178 178 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 44.28% 41.40% 35.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 119 55
Average daily rate £400 £350 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £503 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 10 3
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £42.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% -15.47%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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 11 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -8 9 £550 +39.24% 1
Preston -8 3 - - 6
Blackburn +4 2 £250 +3.62% 4
Burnley +17 1 £250 -50.00% 1
JavaScript
North West

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 43 (55.13%) HTML
2 40 (51.28%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (48.72%) Java
4 36 (46.15%) CSS
5 35 (44.87%) Python
6 31 (39.74%) .NET
7 30 (38.46%) Git (software)
8 27 (34.62%) Linux
9 25 (32.05%) jQuery
10 24 (30.77%) HTML5
10 24 (30.77%) SQL Server
10 24 (30.77%) C#
11 23 (29.49%) AngularJS
12 22 (28.21%) Jenkins
12 22 (28.21%) Node.js
12 22 (28.21%) ASP.NET
13 21 (26.92%) Visual Studio
13 21 (26.92%) Internet
14 19 (24.36%) Unix
15 18 (23.08%) C++
15 18 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
16 17 (21.79%) Eclipse
16 17 (21.79%) TDD
17 16 (20.51%) SharePoint
17 16 (20.51%) VB
17 16 (20.51%) SOAP
17 16 (20.51%) Web Services
17 16 (20.51%) Front End Development
18 15 (19.23%) PowerShell
18 15 (19.23%) SQL Server 2008

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 22 (28.21%) Node.js
2 16 (20.51%) SharePoint
3 8 (10.26%) Apache
4 7 (8.97%) IIS
5 6 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (6.41%) Tomcat
7 4 (5.13%) Confluence
8 3 (3.85%) nginx
9 2 (2.56%) CMS
10 1 (1.28%) JBoss
10 1 (1.28%) Jetty
10 1 (1.28%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.97%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (3.85%) GitHub
3 3 (3.85%) Google App Engine
3 3 (3.85%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (3.85%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (26.92%) Internet
2 11 (14.10%) HTTP
3 6 (7.69%) SMTP
4 2 (2.56%) 3G
4 2 (2.56%) DHCP
4 2 (2.56%) DNS
4 2 (2.56%) FTP
4 2 (2.56%) IPsec
4 2 (2.56%) SNMP
4 2 (2.56%) SSL
4 2 (2.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 15 (19.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (15.38%) MongoDB
3 12 (15.38%) MySQL
4 9 (11.54%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (6.41%) SQLite
6 4 (5.13%) Big Data
6 4 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (3.85%) Hadoop
8 2 (2.56%) NoSQL
9 1 (1.28%) Data Mining
9 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 30 (38.46%) Git (software)
2 22 (28.21%) Jenkins
3 21 (26.92%) Visual Studio
4 17 (21.79%) Eclipse
5 11 (14.10%) Subversion
6 9 (11.54%) Grunt
6 9 (11.54%) Jasmine
6 9 (11.54%) Protractor
7 8 (10.26%) Bower
7 8 (10.26%) GitLab
7 8 (10.26%) Karma Test Runner
7 8 (10.26%) Sublime Text
7 8 (10.26%) Visual Studio Code
8 7 (8.97%) PHPUnit
8 7 (8.97%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (7.69%) JUnit
9 6 (7.69%) NUnit
10 4 (5.13%) Cucumber
10 4 (5.13%) JIRA
10 4 (5.13%) NetBeans
General
1 9 (11.54%) Finance
2 5 (6.41%) Marketing
3 4 (5.13%) Law
4 2 (2.56%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.28%) Banking
Job Titles
1 48 (61.54%) Developer
2 14 (17.95%) Architect
2 14 (17.95%) Digital Developer
3 12 (15.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 11 (14.10%) Technical Architect
4 11 (14.10%) Web Developer
5 10 (12.82%) Analyst
5 10 (12.82%) Java Developer
6 6 (7.69%) HTML Developer
6 6 (7.69%) PHP Developer
7 5 (6.41%) .NET Developer
7 5 (6.41%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (6.41%) C# Developer
7 5 (6.41%) PHP Web Developer
8 4 (5.13%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (5.13%) Senior Developer
8 4 (5.13%) Technical Analyst
9 3 (3.85%) Applications Developer
9 3 (3.85%) Programmer
9 3 (3.85%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (55.13%) HTML
2 36 (46.15%) CSS
3 31 (39.74%) .NET
4 25 (32.05%) jQuery
5 24 (30.77%) HTML5
6 23 (29.49%) AngularJS
7 22 (28.21%) ASP.NET
8 16 (20.51%) SOAP
8 16 (20.51%) Web Services
9 15 (19.23%) CAML
10 11 (14.10%) XML
11 8 (10.26%) Django
11 8 (10.26%) SAML
11 8 (10.26%) WSDL
11 8 (10.26%) XSD
12 7 (8.97%) KnockoutJS
12 7 (8.97%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
13 6 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6 (7.69%) CodeIgniter
14 5 (6.41%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 18 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.13%) Replication
4 3 (3.85%) Visualisation
5 2 (2.56%) PKI
5 2 (2.56%) Social Media
5 2 (2.56%) Wiki
6 1 (1.28%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 27 (34.62%) Linux
2 19 (24.36%) Unix
3 14 (17.95%) Mac OS X
4 9 (11.54%) Windows
5 7 (8.97%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (51.28%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (21.79%) TDD
3 16 (20.51%) Front End Development
4 12 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (12.82%) Unit Testing
6 9 (11.54%) Data Management
7 8 (10.26%) Automated Testing
7 8 (10.26%) MVC
7 8 (10.26%) Responsive Web Design
7 8 (10.26%) System Testing
7 8 (10.26%) Web Design
8 7 (8.97%) ITIL
8 7 (8.97%) Open Source
8 7 (8.97%) Web Accessibility
9 5 (6.41%) ArchiMate
9 5 (6.41%) Enterprise Architecture
9 5 (6.41%) Project Management
9 5 (6.41%) Time Management
10 4 (5.13%) Agile Project Management
10 4 (5.13%) HMVC
Programming Languages
1 38 (48.72%) Java
2 35 (44.87%) Python
3 24 (30.77%) C#
4 18 (23.08%) C++
5 16 (20.51%) VB
6 15 (19.23%) FQL
6 15 (19.23%) PowerShell
7 13 (16.67%) SQL
8 12 (15.38%) PHP
9 8 (10.26%) ES6
9 8 (10.26%) Ruby
10 7 (8.97%) C
11 6 (7.69%) VB.NET
12 5 (6.41%) VBA
12 5 (6.41%) VBScript
13 4 (5.13%) R
14 3 (3.85%) Scala
15 2 (2.56%) Perl
15 2 (2.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (12.82%) Security Cleared
2 7 (8.97%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.41%) Degree
4 2 (2.56%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.28%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.69%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 6 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 6 (7.69%) BitLocker
2 2 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.56%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (8.97%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (5.13%) Puppet
3 3 (3.85%) StatsD
4 2 (2.56%) Graylog
Vendors
1 10 (12.82%) Microsoft
1 10 (12.82%) Oracle
2 3 (3.85%) Apigee
2 3 (3.85%) Citrix
2 3 (3.85%) Google
2 3 (3.85%) Mashery
2 3 (3.85%) Tableau
2 3 (3.85%) Teradata
3 2 (2.56%) HP
3 2 (2.56%) Red Hat
3 2 (2.56%) SaltStack
3 2 (2.56%) VMware
4 1 (1.28%) IBM
4 1 (1.28%) ServiceNow
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