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 23 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 29 20 13
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -7
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 22 15 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 5.13% 5.68% 10.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.19% 18.52% 24.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 26
Average daily rate
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£315 £268 £306
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.75% -12.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £218 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £325 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £320 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.68% +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.03 £36.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-8.26% +20.00%
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
155 81 175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 36.13% 30.68% 41.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 38 105
Average daily rate £350 £300 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -17.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £220 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £325 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 8
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%

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 23 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 23 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 -6 4 - - 3
Blackburn +2 3 - - 1
Preston -10 3 £425 +93.18% 11
Burnley - 3 £288 - 2
Lytham St Annes - 1 £315 -
Newton-le-Willows - - - - 2
Ormskirk - - - -
Chorley - - - - 3
Blackpool - - - -
Rossendale - - - -
Skelmersdale - - - -
Accrington - - - - 1
JavaScript
North West

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 23 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 31 (83.78%) CSS
2 29 (78.38%) HTML
3 21 (56.76%) jQuery
4 20 (54.05%) HTML5
5 18 (48.65%) CSS3
5 18 (48.65%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (45.95%) .NET
7 16 (43.24%) C#
7 16 (43.24%) E-Commerce
8 14 (37.84%) MySQL
9 12 (32.43%) Java
10 11 (29.73%) PHP
11 10 (27.03%) SQL
11 10 (27.03%) SQL Server
11 10 (27.03%) TDD
12 9 (24.32%) Scrum
12 9 (24.32%) Scala
12 9 (24.32%) Linux
12 9 (24.32%) OOP
13 8 (21.62%) XML
13 8 (21.62%) ASP.NET
13 8 (21.62%) J2EE
13 8 (21.62%) MVC
13 8 (21.62%) BDD
14 7 (18.92%) Hibernate
14 7 (18.92%) Spring
14 7 (18.92%) Subversion
14 7 (18.92%) Ajax
14 7 (18.92%) WebSphere
14 7 (18.92%) Struts

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 (18.92%) WebSphere
2 6 (16.22%) WebLogic
2 6 (16.22%) Tomcat
2 6 (16.22%) CMS
3 5 (13.51%) Adobe CQ
3 5 (13.51%) MQSeries
3 5 (13.51%) Escenic
4 3 (8.11%) Drupal
5 2 (5.41%) Node.js
6 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.70%) IIS
6 1 (2.70%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) Fireworks
2 1 (2.70%) InDesign
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (37.84%) MySQL
2 10 (27.03%) SQL Server
3 5 (13.51%) Hadoop
3 5 (13.51%) Big Data
4 2 (5.41%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (18.92%) Subversion
2 3 (8.11%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.41%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 2 (5.41%) Axure RP
3 2 (5.41%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (2.70%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
4 1 (2.70%) Eclipse
General
1 6 (16.22%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Marketing
3 2 (5.41%) Retail
4 1 (2.70%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 35 (94.59%) Developer
2 8 (21.62%) Java Developer
2 8 (21.62%) Front-End Developer
3 6 (16.22%) Web Developer
4 5 (13.51%) Senior Developer
4 5 (13.51%) Programmer
4 5 (13.51%) Analyst
4 5 (13.51%) PHP Developer
4 5 (13.51%) Java Programmer
4 5 (13.51%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (13.51%) Developer Analyst
4 5 (13.51%) .NET Developer
4 5 (13.51%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (13.51%) Senior Programmer
4 5 (13.51%) Senior Java Programmer
5 4 (10.81%) MySQL Developer
5 4 (10.81%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Drupal Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Front-End Web Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (83.78%) CSS
2 29 (78.38%) HTML
3 21 (56.76%) jQuery
4 20 (54.05%) HTML5
5 18 (48.65%) CSS3
6 17 (45.95%) .NET
7 8 (21.62%) J2EE
7 8 (21.62%) ASP.NET
7 8 (21.62%) XML
8 7 (18.92%) Struts
8 7 (18.92%) Hibernate
8 7 (18.92%) Spring
8 7 (18.92%) Ajax
9 6 (16.22%) EJB
10 5 (13.51%) XHTML
10 5 (13.51%) Java RMI
10 5 (13.51%) LAMP
10 5 (13.51%) Ruby on Rails
10 5 (13.51%) JSF
11 4 (10.81%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Open Source
1 6 (16.22%) User Experience
2 4 (10.81%) W3C
2 4 (10.81%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.70%) Social Media
3 1 (2.70%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.70%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.70%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 9 (24.32%) Linux
2 1 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (48.65%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (43.24%) E-Commerce
3 10 (27.03%) TDD
4 9 (24.32%) OOP
4 9 (24.32%) Scrum
5 8 (21.62%) MVC
5 8 (21.62%) BDD
6 6 (16.22%) UML
6 6 (16.22%) Mentoring
6 6 (16.22%) SEO
6 6 (16.22%) OOD
7 5 (13.51%) OOA/OOD
7 5 (13.51%) RUP
8 4 (10.81%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (10.81%) Digital Marketing
9 3 (8.11%) Web Development
9 3 (8.11%) Web Design
9 3 (8.11%) OO
10 2 (5.41%) Unit Testing
10 2 (5.41%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 16 (43.24%) C#
2 12 (32.43%) Java
3 11 (29.73%) PHP
4 10 (27.03%) SQL
5 9 (24.32%) Scala
6 5 (13.51%) VB
7 3 (8.11%) VB.NET
7 3 (8.11%) C
8 2 (5.41%) C++
8 2 (5.41%) Ruby
8 2 (5.41%) Python
9 1 (2.70%) VB6
9 1 (2.70%) VBScript
9 1 (2.70%) PHP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.51%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (16.22%) Oracle
1 6 (16.22%) JBoss
2 4 (10.81%) Sencha
3 3 (8.11%) Facebook
3 3 (8.11%) Twitter
3 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.11%) Adobe
4 1 (2.70%) IBM
4 1 (2.70%) SAP
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