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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 15 33 29
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -4
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 33 16 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 7.48% 3.52% 5.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.57% 9.04% 21.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 5 12
Median daily rate £350 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £635 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £44.63 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-13.90% +16.15%
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
153 177 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 34.69% 38.90% 25.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 120 77
Median daily rate £355 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £264 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £565 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 12 7
Median hourly rate £43.00 £45.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.49% +51.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.85 £35.81 £26.36
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £46.09 £32.57
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.09%

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 4 May 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

JavaScript Hourly Rate Histogram 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 4 May 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
Preston +13 15 £360 -33.02% 13
Blackpool +2 6 £375 -26.82% 1
Blackburn - 2 - - 4
Burnley - 1 - - 4
Colne - 1 £275 - 1
JavaScript
North West

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 24 (45.28%) HTML
2 23 (43.40%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (39.62%) CSS
4 20 (37.74%) Python
5 17 (32.08%) Java
6 14 (26.42%) C++
7 12 (22.64%) SQL
7 12 (22.64%) jQuery
8 11 (20.75%) HTML5
8 11 (20.75%) HTTP
9 10 (18.87%) Oracle
9 10 (18.87%) MongoDB
9 10 (18.87%) Node.js
9 10 (18.87%) CSS3
10 9 (16.98%) Web Development
10 9 (16.98%) AngularJS
10 9 (16.98%) MySQL
10 9 (16.98%) PHP
10 9 (16.98%) Linux
11 8 (15.09%) Apache
11 8 (15.09%) Web Services
11 8 (15.09%) Finance
11 8 (15.09%) Git (software)
11 8 (15.09%) NoSQL
12 7 (13.21%) JSON
12 7 (13.21%) TDD
12 7 (13.21%) XML
12 7 (13.21%) Visual Studio
12 7 (13.21%) SOAP
12 7 (13.21%) C#

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 10 (18.87%) Node.js
2 8 (15.09%) Apache
3 3 (5.66%) JBoss
4 2 (3.77%) IIS
4 2 (3.77%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.77%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (3.77%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.89%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Fireworks
1 1 (1.89%) MS Office
1 1 (1.89%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.77%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (3.77%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (20.75%) HTTP
2 4 (7.55%) HTTPS
2 4 (7.55%) Internet
2 4 (7.55%) LDAP
3 2 (3.77%) Network Security
3 2 (3.77%) SMTP
4 1 (1.89%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.87%) MongoDB
2 9 (16.98%) MySQL
3 8 (15.09%) NoSQL
4 6 (11.32%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (5.66%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (5.66%) SQL Server
6 2 (3.77%) Big Data
6 2 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (3.77%) Hadoop
6 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.89%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 8 (15.09%) Git (software)
2 7 (13.21%) Visual Studio
3 4 (7.55%) NetBeans
3 4 (7.55%) NUnit
4 3 (5.66%) Jenkins
4 3 (5.66%) JUnit
4 3 (5.66%) Travis CI
5 2 (3.77%) Eclipse
5 2 (3.77%) PHPUnit
5 2 (3.77%) Subversion
5 2 (3.77%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.89%) Dreamweaver
General
1 8 (15.09%) Finance
2 5 (9.43%) Manufacturing
2 5 (9.43%) Marketing
3 4 (7.55%) Law
4 2 (3.77%) Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (66.04%) Developer
2 12 (22.64%) Applications Developer
3 8 (15.09%) Architect
3 8 (15.09%) Java Developer
4 6 (11.32%) Technical Architect
4 6 (11.32%) Web Developer
5 5 (9.43%) JavaScript Developer
5 5 (9.43%) PHP Developer
5 5 (9.43%) PHP Web Developer
5 5 (9.43%) Web Applications Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 4 (7.55%) Software Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Business Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Digital Developer
7 3 (5.66%) HTML Developer
7 3 (5.66%) PHP Web Applications Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Senior Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Technical Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) Digital Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (45.28%) HTML
2 21 (39.62%) CSS
3 12 (22.64%) jQuery
4 11 (20.75%) HTML5
5 10 (18.87%) CSS3
6 9 (16.98%) AngularJS
7 8 (15.09%) Web Services
8 7 (13.21%) JSON
8 7 (13.21%) SOAP
8 7 (13.21%) XML
9 6 (11.32%) .NET
9 6 (11.32%) CodeIgniter
9 6 (11.32%) Express
9 6 (11.32%) MEAN Stack
10 4 (7.55%) Highcharts JS
10 4 (7.55%) SAML
11 3 (5.66%) Django
11 3 (5.66%) REST
11 3 (5.66%) RESTful
11 3 (5.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.55%) Replication
2 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.77%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.77%) Digital Media
2 2 (3.77%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.89%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.89%) iPad
3 1 (1.89%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.89%) Social Media
3 1 (1.89%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.98%) Linux
2 6 (11.32%) Unix
3 3 (5.66%) Windows
4 2 (3.77%) Mac OS X
4 2 (3.77%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.89%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (43.40%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (16.98%) Web Development
3 7 (13.21%) TDD
4 6 (11.32%) Mobile Development
5 5 (9.43%) ArchiMate
5 5 (9.43%) CRM
5 5 (9.43%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (7.55%) Agile Project Management
6 4 (7.55%) Automated Testing
6 4 (7.55%) Data Protection
6 4 (7.55%) HMVC
6 4 (7.55%) Microservices
6 4 (7.55%) Open Source
6 4 (7.55%) Project Management
6 4 (7.55%) SDLC
6 4 (7.55%) Service Design
6 4 (7.55%) Software Engineering
6 4 (7.55%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (7.55%) Waterfall
7 3 (5.66%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (37.74%) Python
2 17 (32.08%) Java
3 14 (26.42%) C++
4 12 (22.64%) SQL
5 9 (16.98%) PHP
6 7 (13.21%) C#
7 5 (9.43%) VB
8 4 (7.55%) C
8 4 (7.55%) Lua
9 2 (3.77%) PowerShell
9 2 (3.77%) R
10 1 (1.89%) FQL
10 1 (1.89%) Scala
10 1 (1.89%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (9.43%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.77%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (3.77%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.89%) Degree
3 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (3.77%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.77%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 4 (7.55%) Tivoli
2 2 (3.77%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.77%) StatsD
Vendors
1 10 (18.87%) Oracle
2 5 (9.43%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.66%) ServiceNow
4 2 (3.77%) Apigee
4 2 (3.77%) Citrix
4 2 (3.77%) IBM
4 2 (3.77%) Mashery
4 2 (3.77%) SAP
4 2 (3.77%) Tableau
4 2 (3.77%) Teradata
5 1 (1.89%) Adobe
5 1 (1.89%) Red Hat
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