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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
North West / Lancashire
Rank 15 24 17
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -7
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 25 20 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 9.80% 5.24% 7.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.60% 13.99% 17.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 15 27
Median daily rate £300 £525 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.85% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £304 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £618 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.25 £33.88 £32.25
% change year-on-year
+1.10% +5.03%

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
94 143 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 36.86% 37.43% 42.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 100 128
Median daily rate £325 £429 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.19% +22.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 23 13
Median hourly rate £49.50 £38.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.26% +2.70%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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 -3 7 £525 -0.47% 1
Preston +2 6 £303 - 7
Chorley +6 1 £235 - 5
JavaScript
North West

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 31 (67.39%) .NET
2 29 (63.04%) C#
3 26 (56.52%) HTML
4 25 (54.35%) SQL
5 20 (43.48%) ASP.NET
6 19 (41.30%) CSS
7 18 (39.13%) MVC
8 17 (36.96%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (34.78%) SQL Server
10 15 (32.61%) Oracle
11 14 (30.43%) XML
11 14 (30.43%) ASP.NET MVC
12 12 (26.09%) WinForms
13 10 (21.74%) Web Services
13 10 (21.74%) Python
13 10 (21.74%) Java
14 9 (19.57%) Perl
14 9 (19.57%) T-SQL
14 9 (19.57%) Oracle EBS
14 9 (19.57%) Shell Script
14 9 (19.57%) Oracle EBS R12
14 9 (19.57%) AngularJS
15 8 (17.39%) MongoDB
15 8 (17.39%) Relational Database
15 8 (17.39%) Virtual Team
15 8 (17.39%) Ruby
15 8 (17.39%) ERP
15 8 (17.39%) Windows
16 7 (15.22%) C
16 7 (15.22%) VB.NET

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 6 (13.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (8.70%) Oracle Application Server
3 3 (6.52%) ColdFusion
4 2 (4.35%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.17%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.17%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 9 (19.57%) Oracle EBS
1 9 (19.57%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.04%) SaaS
2 5 (10.87%) IaaS
2 5 (10.87%) PaaS
3 1 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.17%) Heroku
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (34.78%) SQL Server
2 8 (17.39%) MongoDB
2 8 (17.39%) Relational Database
3 6 (13.04%) Big Data
3 6 (13.04%) DB2
3 6 (13.04%) NoSQL
3 6 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (10.87%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (10.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (8.70%) Oracle Database
5 4 (8.70%) Oracle Database 12c
6 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (4.35%) RDBMS
8 1 (2.17%) NonStop SQL
8 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (10.87%) Git (software)
1 5 (10.87%) Visual Studio
2 3 (6.52%) Dreamweaver
2 3 (6.52%) gulp
2 3 (6.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.35%) Grunt
3 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (2.17%) Babel
4 1 (2.17%) JIRA
4 1 (2.17%) Mercurial
4 1 (2.17%) Mocha
4 1 (2.17%) Subversion
General
1 5 (10.87%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Advertising
2 2 (4.35%) Banking
2 2 (4.35%) General Ledger
2 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (63.04%) Developer
2 15 (32.61%) .NET Developer
3 14 (30.43%) C# Developer
4 8 (17.39%) Architect
5 7 (15.22%) Solutions Architect
5 7 (15.22%) Test Engineer
6 6 (13.04%) Senior Test Engineer
7 5 (10.87%) Angular Developer
7 5 (10.87%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (8.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 4 (8.70%) VB.NET Developer
9 3 (6.52%) HTML Developer
9 3 (6.52%) JavaScript Developer
9 3 (6.52%) Web Developer
10 2 (4.35%) C# Web Developer
10 2 (4.35%) Full Stack Developer
10 2 (4.35%) Senior .NET Developer
10 2 (4.35%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 2 (4.35%) Senior C# Developer
10 2 (4.35%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (67.39%) .NET
2 26 (56.52%) HTML
3 20 (43.48%) ASP.NET
4 19 (41.30%) CSS
5 14 (30.43%) ASP.NET MVC
5 14 (30.43%) XML
6 12 (26.09%) WinForms
7 10 (21.74%) Web Services
8 9 (19.57%) AngularJS
9 7 (15.22%) HTML5
10 6 (13.04%) .NET Framework
10 6 (13.04%) J2EE
10 6 (13.04%) JSON
10 6 (13.04%) Middleware
10 6 (13.04%) SOAP
11 5 (10.87%) jQuery
11 5 (10.87%) RESTful
12 4 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 3 (6.52%) Entity Framework
13 3 (6.52%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) Virtual Team
2 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.35%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.17%) CESG
4 1 (2.17%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (2.17%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.17%) iPad
4 1 (2.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.39%) Windows
2 6 (13.04%) AIX
2 6 (13.04%) Linux
2 6 (13.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (39.13%) MVC
2 17 (36.96%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (17.39%) ERP
4 7 (15.22%) Automated Testing
4 7 (15.22%) Test Strategy
5 6 (13.04%) Integration Testing
5 6 (13.04%) SOA
6 5 (10.87%) Functional Testing
6 5 (10.87%) ITIL
6 5 (10.87%) Microservices
7 4 (8.70%) Change Management
7 4 (8.70%) Front End Development
7 4 (8.70%) High Availability
7 4 (8.70%) Open Source
7 4 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (6.52%) Feasibility Study
8 3 (6.52%) OO
8 3 (6.52%) OOD
8 3 (6.52%) Unit Testing
8 3 (6.52%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (63.04%) C#
2 25 (54.35%) SQL
3 10 (21.74%) Java
3 10 (21.74%) Python
4 9 (19.57%) Perl
4 9 (19.57%) Shell Script
4 9 (19.57%) T-SQL
5 8 (17.39%) Ruby
6 7 (15.22%) C
6 7 (15.22%) VB.NET
7 3 (6.52%) VB
7 3 (6.52%) VB6
8 1 (2.17%) PHP
8 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.17%) TypeScript
8 1 (2.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (10.87%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.35%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (4.35%) Degree
2 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.17%) CISSP
3 1 (2.17%) CLAS
3 1 (2.17%) ISEB
3 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) QA
2 3 (6.52%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 15 (32.61%) Oracle
2 4 (8.70%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.17%) Telerik
Preston, Lancashire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 5 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
FT Select
Rate: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
CPS Group UK
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Fleetwood, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 4 days ago