The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Merseyside / Liverpool
Rank 10 13 19
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +6
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 23 20 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 11.06% 7.87% 3.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.11% 28.99% 13.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 9 5
Median daily rate £459 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.15% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £313 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £377 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.25 £35.00 £31.10
% change year-on-year
-2.14% +12.54%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Liverpool region.

Programming Languages Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
79 69 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 37.98% 27.17% 22.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 49 24
Median daily rate £360 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.68% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 0
Median hourly rate £12.00 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.00% -
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 Liverpool

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Liverpool region citing JavaScript as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JavaScript across the Liverpool region.

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

JavaScript
Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

JavaScript Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript across the Liverpool region.

JavaScript Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 23 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 36 (76.60%) HTML
2 27 (57.45%) CSS
3 22 (46.81%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (42.55%) SQL
5 17 (36.17%) .NET
6 16 (34.04%) C#
6 16 (34.04%) Git (software)
7 15 (31.91%) jQuery
7 15 (31.91%) Oracle
7 15 (31.91%) MVC
8 14 (29.79%) Java
8 14 (29.79%) AngularJS
9 13 (27.66%) Scrum
10 12 (25.53%) Linux
10 12 (25.53%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (25.53%) Open Source
10 12 (25.53%) Jenkins
11 11 (23.40%) DevOps
11 11 (23.40%) Front End Development
11 11 (23.40%) TDD
11 11 (23.40%) Spring
12 9 (19.15%) Kanban
12 9 (19.15%) SQL Server
13 8 (17.02%) MySQL
13 8 (17.02%) HTML5
13 8 (17.02%) BDD
13 8 (17.02%) MongoDB
13 8 (17.02%) NoSQL
13 8 (17.02%) CSS3
14 7 (14.89%) RESTful

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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 4 (8.51%) ColdFusion
2 3 (6.38%) Umbraco
2 3 (6.38%) WebSphere
3 2 (4.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (4.26%) CMS
4 1 (2.13%) ATG Dynamo
4 1 (2.13%) Drupal
4 1 (2.13%) JBoss
4 1 (2.13%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (2.13%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.13%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (2.13%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (10.64%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.15%) SQL Server
2 8 (17.02%) MongoDB
2 8 (17.02%) MySQL
2 8 (17.02%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (2.13%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.13%) Endeca
Development Applications
1 16 (34.04%) Git (software)
2 12 (25.53%) Jenkins
3 5 (10.64%) Grunt
3 5 (10.64%) Subversion
4 4 (8.51%) NuGet
5 2 (4.26%) Eclipse
5 2 (4.26%) gulp
6 1 (2.13%) GitLab
6 1 (2.13%) JDeveloper
General
1 2 (4.26%) Finance
1 2 (4.26%) Music Industry
2 1 (2.13%) Banking
2 1 (2.13%) Games
2 1 (2.13%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 36 (76.60%) Developer
2 7 (14.89%) .NET Developer
3 6 (12.77%) Sitecore Developer
4 5 (10.64%) Java Developer
4 5 (10.64%) Senior Developer
5 4 (8.51%) ColdFusion Developer
6 3 (6.38%) C# Developer
6 3 (6.38%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) EPiServer Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Full Stack Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Java Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Principal Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Senior C# Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Senior Java Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Senior Sitecore Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Software Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Umbraco Developer
7 2 (4.26%) .NET Software Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Angular Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (76.60%) HTML
2 27 (57.45%) CSS
3 17 (36.17%) .NET
4 15 (31.91%) jQuery
5 14 (29.79%) AngularJS
6 11 (23.40%) Spring
7 8 (17.02%) CSS3
7 8 (17.02%) HTML5
8 7 (14.89%) ASP.NET
8 7 (14.89%) RESTful
8 7 (14.89%) Spring Boot
9 5 (10.64%) Web Services
10 4 (8.51%) .NET Framework
10 4 (8.51%) ColdBox
10 4 (8.51%) Node.js
11 3 (6.38%) XML
12 2 (4.26%) EJB
12 2 (4.26%) JSP
12 2 (4.26%) Ruby on Rails
12 2 (4.26%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.13%) Digital Media
1 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
1 1 (2.13%) User Experience
1 1 (2.13%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 12 (25.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (46.81%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (31.91%) MVC
3 13 (27.66%) Scrum
4 12 (25.53%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (25.53%) Open Source
5 11 (23.40%) DevOps
5 11 (23.40%) Front End Development
5 11 (23.40%) TDD
6 9 (19.15%) Kanban
7 8 (17.02%) BDD
8 7 (14.89%) API Design
8 7 (14.89%) Continuous Delivery
8 7 (14.89%) Microservices
9 6 (12.77%) Coaching
9 6 (12.77%) Configuration Management
10 4 (8.51%) Automated Testing
10 4 (8.51%) OO
10 4 (8.51%) Web Development
11 3 (6.38%) E-Commerce
11 3 (6.38%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (42.55%) SQL
2 16 (34.04%) C#
3 14 (29.79%) Java
4 4 (8.51%) CFML
5 2 (4.26%) PHP
5 2 (4.26%) Ruby
5 2 (4.26%) TypeScript
6 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.13%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 6 (12.77%) SC Cleared
1 6 (12.77%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (6.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 15 (31.91%) Oracle
2 7 (14.89%) Sitecore
3 6 (12.77%) VMware
4 4 (8.51%) Microsoft
5 3 (6.38%) EPiServer
5 3 (6.38%) Siebel
6 1 (2.13%) ATG
6 1 (2.13%) Civica
6 1 (2.13%) Xamarin
6 1 (2.13%) Zend