The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 23 17 10
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -7
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 5 4 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 2.79% 3.15% 13.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.42% 9.76% 31.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 10
Average daily rate
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£325 £300 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £280 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £364 £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £32.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year
-7.07% -5.10%
JavaScript
Merseyside

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
48 41 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 26.82% 32.28% 42.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 24 30
Average daily rate £325 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £202 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £480 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £16.50 £23.71
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -30.40%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.53 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.89% -4.21%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript across the Liverpool region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 25 (96.15%) HTML
2 19 (73.08%) HTML5
3 18 (69.23%) .NET
3 18 (69.23%) SQL Server
4 17 (65.38%) C#
5 16 (61.54%) jQuery
6 13 (50.00%) Umbraco
6 13 (50.00%) ASP.NET
7 11 (42.31%) CSS
8 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
8 10 (38.46%) SharePoint
9 9 (34.62%) Software Engineering
9 9 (34.62%) Degree
10 7 (26.92%) QA
10 7 (26.92%) SQL
11 6 (23.08%) .NET Framework
11 6 (23.08%) MVC
11 6 (23.08%) CSS3
12 5 (19.23%) Internet
12 5 (19.23%) Java
12 5 (19.23%) Oracle
13 4 (15.38%) PHP
13 4 (15.38%) Web Services
13 4 (15.38%) Content Management
13 4 (15.38%) Ajax
13 4 (15.38%) SharePoint 2010
14 3 (11.54%) Sass
14 3 (11.54%) LESS
14 3 (11.54%) Systems Analysis
14 3 (11.54%) Web Development

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 13 (50.00%) Umbraco
2 10 (38.46%) SharePoint
3 4 (15.38%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (7.69%) Node.js
5 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
5 1 (3.85%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (69.23%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) MySQL
3 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Subversion
1 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.85%) Eclipse
1 1 (3.85%) Ant
1 1 (3.85%) JUnit
General
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
1 2 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (73.08%) Developer
2 10 (38.46%) .NET Developer
3 8 (30.77%) Web Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (7.69%) .NET Web Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (96.15%) HTML
2 19 (73.08%) HTML5
3 18 (69.23%) .NET
4 16 (61.54%) jQuery
5 13 (50.00%) ASP.NET
6 11 (42.31%) CSS
7 6 (23.08%) .NET Framework
7 6 (23.08%) CSS3
8 4 (15.38%) Web Services
8 4 (15.38%) Ajax
9 3 (11.54%) Sass
9 3 (11.54%) LESS
9 3 (11.54%) JSON
9 3 (11.54%) WCF
9 3 (11.54%) XML
10 2 (7.69%) JSP
10 2 (7.69%) Struts
10 2 (7.69%) Spring
10 2 (7.69%) Google Maps API
10 2 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.85%) Graphic Design
1 1 (3.85%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
1 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Software Engineering
2 6 (23.08%) MVC
3 4 (15.38%) Content Management
4 3 (11.54%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (11.54%) Web Development
5 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.85%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 17 (65.38%) C#
2 7 (26.92%) SQL
3 5 (19.23%) Java
4 4 (15.38%) PHP
5 3 (11.54%) VBScript
6 1 (3.85%) Ruby
6 1 (3.85%) VB
6 1 (3.85%) C++
6 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (34.62%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (26.92%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 5 (19.23%) Oracle
3 2 (7.69%) Google
3 2 (7.69%) Twitter
4 1 (3.85%) IBM
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