The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 21 February 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
North West / Manchester
Rank 6 6 8
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 183 222 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 13.65% 12.53% 10.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.66% 32.08% 29.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 141 114
Median daily rate £375 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £434
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 2
Median hourly rate £40.00 £29.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.93% -22.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.88 £30.20
% change year-on-year
+5.61% +25.41%

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

Programming Languages Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
578 692 537
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 43.10% 39.05% 37.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 395 418 367
Median daily rate £375 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £284 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 22 8
Median hourly rate £35.00 £29.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% +5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.10 £14.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.88%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

JavaScript
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

JavaScript Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

JavaScript Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

JavaScript
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 21 February 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
Salford +1 18 £425 +13.33% 4
Stockport +7 5 £308 +2.50% 9
Altrincham 0 3 £375 +1.35% 5
Bolton -5 2 £400 +23.07% 3
Wigan -2 1 £338 - 2
JavaScript
North West

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 Manchester region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 236 (55.01%) HTML
2 210 (48.95%) CSS
3 176 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
4 151 (35.20%) AngularJS
5 141 (32.87%) .NET
6 138 (32.17%) C#
7 118 (27.51%) HTML5
8 114 (26.57%) Java
9 106 (24.71%) TDD
10 102 (23.78%) MVC
11 93 (21.68%) Scrum
12 90 (20.98%) ASP.NET
13 84 (19.58%) React
14 78 (18.18%) jQuery
15 73 (17.02%) SQL
16 69 (16.08%) SQL Server
17 68 (15.85%) BDD
18 63 (14.69%) Git (software)
19 61 (14.22%) Web Development
20 60 (13.99%) Web Services
21 59 (13.75%) Node.js
22 58 (13.52%) CSS3
22 58 (13.52%) Front End Development
23 55 (12.82%) Software Engineering
24 50 (11.66%) MySQL
25 45 (10.49%) NoSQL
26 44 (10.26%) Mobile App
26 44 (10.26%) CMS
27 43 (10.02%) PHP
28 41 (9.56%) Umbraco

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 44 (10.26%) CMS
2 41 (9.56%) Umbraco
3 15 (3.50%) GeoServer
4 8 (1.86%) EPiServer
4 8 (1.86%) SharePoint
4 8 (1.86%) Sitecore CMS
5 6 (1.40%) Confluence
6 5 (1.17%) WordPress
7 4 (0.93%) IIS
7 4 (0.93%) nginx
7 4 (0.93%) Sitefinity
8 3 (0.70%) Jetty
8 3 (0.70%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.47%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (0.47%) Apache
9 2 (0.47%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.47%) JBoss
9 2 (0.47%) OpenEdge
9 2 (0.47%) SAS
9 2 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (1.86%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.17%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.47%) InVision
4 1 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.23%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.23%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (1.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.40%) Magento
3 2 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 17 (3.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (3.26%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (2.56%) GitHub
4 6 (1.40%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.93%) Slack
5 4 (0.93%) TestFlight
6 3 (0.70%) SaaS
7 2 (0.47%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.47%) PaaS
8 1 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.23%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.23%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.23%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.33%) HTTP
1 10 (2.33%) LDAP
2 4 (0.93%) Internet
3 3 (0.70%) Network Security
4 2 (0.47%) AMQP
4 2 (0.47%) Firewall
4 2 (0.47%) SAN
5 1 (0.23%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.23%) DHCP
5 1 (0.23%) DNS
5 1 (0.23%) NAS
5 1 (0.23%) NFC
5 1 (0.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (16.08%) SQL Server
2 50 (11.66%) MySQL
3 45 (10.49%) NoSQL
4 30 (6.99%) MongoDB
5 23 (5.36%) SQL Server 2008
6 17 (3.96%) PostgreSQL
7 15 (3.50%) SQL Server 2014
8 14 (3.26%) Relational Database
9 11 (2.56%) Couchbase
10 8 (1.86%) Apache Cassandra
11 5 (1.17%) Redis
12 4 (0.93%) GIS
12 4 (0.93%) SQLite
13 3 (0.70%) Big Data
13 3 (0.70%) Oracle Database
13 3 (0.70%) phpMyAdmin
14 2 (0.47%) Oracle Database 11g
14 2 (0.47%) SQL Server 2005
14 2 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
14 2 (0.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 63 (14.69%) Git (software)
2 31 (7.23%) JIRA
3 30 (6.99%) Team Foundation Server
4 28 (6.53%) Jasmine
4 28 (6.53%) Jenkins
5 27 (6.29%) Cucumber
6 14 (3.26%) Maven
7 13 (3.03%) gulp
8 12 (2.80%) Gradle
8 12 (2.80%) Selenium
9 11 (2.56%) Grunt
9 11 (2.56%) JBehave
9 11 (2.56%) Karma Test Runner
10 10 (2.33%) Babel
10 10 (2.33%) JUnit
10 10 (2.33%) Subversion
11 8 (1.86%) Mercurial
12 6 (1.40%) webpack
13 5 (1.17%) Mocha
13 5 (1.17%) Protractor
General
1 35 (8.16%) Games
2 32 (7.46%) Finance
3 11 (2.56%) Banking
3 11 (2.56%) Marketing
4 7 (1.63%) Advertising
4 7 (1.63%) Manufacturing
4 7 (1.63%) Retail
5 2 (0.47%) Electronics
5 2 (0.47%) Financial Institution
5 2 (0.47%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.23%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.23%) Law
6 1 (0.23%) Legal
6 1 (0.23%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 377 (87.88%) Developer
2 96 (22.38%) JavaScript Developer
3 66 (15.38%) .NET Developer
4 42 (9.79%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 41 (9.56%) Java Developer
6 40 (9.32%) Senior Developer
7 38 (8.86%) C# Developer
8 32 (7.46%) C# .NET Developer
9 28 (6.53%) Web Developer
10 25 (5.83%) PHP Developer
11 24 (5.59%) HTML Developer
12 23 (5.36%) Full Stack Developer
13 22 (5.13%) Umbraco Developer
14 21 (4.90%) Angular Developer
14 21 (4.90%) Consultant
15 17 (3.96%) Software Developer
16 16 (3.73%) Android Developer
17 15 (3.50%) HTML CSS Developer
17 15 (3.50%) UI Developer
18 14 (3.26%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 236 (55.01%) HTML
2 210 (48.95%) CSS
3 151 (35.20%) AngularJS
4 141 (32.87%) .NET
5 118 (27.51%) HTML5
6 90 (20.98%) ASP.NET
7 84 (19.58%) React
8 78 (18.18%) jQuery
9 60 (13.99%) Web Services
10 59 (13.75%) Node.js
11 58 (13.52%) CSS3
12 38 (8.86%) .NET Framework
12 38 (8.86%) ASP.NET MVC
13 36 (8.39%) RESTful
14 35 (8.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 34 (7.93%) JSON
16 30 (6.99%) XML
17 29 (6.76%) Apache Cordova
17 29 (6.76%) REST
18 27 (6.29%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 44 (10.26%) Mobile App
2 41 (9.56%) User Experience
3 21 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (2.33%) Web 2.0
5 7 (1.63%) Mobile Games
6 6 (1.40%) 3D Graphics
7 5 (1.17%) Fintech
8 4 (0.93%) iPhone
8 4 (0.93%) NHS
9 3 (0.70%) Computer Science
9 3 (0.70%) Digital Media
9 3 (0.70%) Interactive TV
9 3 (0.70%) MHEG
10 2 (0.47%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.47%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.47%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.47%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.47%) iPad
10 2 (0.47%) IPTV
10 2 (0.47%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 40 (9.32%) Android
2 31 (7.23%) Apple iOS
3 19 (4.43%) Linux
4 13 (3.03%) Windows
5 7 (1.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (0.93%) Mac OS X
6 4 (0.93%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.70%) Unix
7 3 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.23%) AIX
9 1 (0.23%) CentOS
9 1 (0.23%) Debian
9 1 (0.23%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.23%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (24.71%) TDD
3 102 (23.78%) MVC
4 93 (21.68%) Scrum
5 68 (15.85%) BDD
6 61 (14.22%) Web Development
7 58 (13.52%) Front End Development
8 55 (12.82%) Software Engineering
9 36 (8.39%) OO
10 30 (6.99%) SDLC
11 25 (5.83%) Continuous Integration
11 25 (5.83%) Responsive Web Design
12 24 (5.59%) Open Source
13 23 (5.36%) Data Modelling
14 22 (5.13%) Android Development
14 22 (5.13%) Mobile Application Development
15 21 (4.90%) Unit Testing
16 20 (4.66%) E-Commerce
17 18 (4.20%) ITIL
17 18 (4.20%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 138 (32.17%) C#
2 114 (26.57%) Java
3 73 (17.02%) SQL
4 43 (10.02%) PHP
5 28 (6.53%) Python
6 21 (4.90%) ES6
7 15 (3.50%) Ruby
8 12 (2.80%) C++
9 10 (2.33%) Objective-C
10 6 (1.40%) ActionScript
10 6 (1.40%) Apple Swift
10 6 (1.40%) Groovy
10 6 (1.40%) Scala
11 4 (0.93%) Clojure
11 4 (0.93%) PL/SQL
11 4 (0.93%) TypeScript
12 3 (0.70%) Shell Script
12 3 (0.70%) T-SQL
12 3 (0.70%) VB
12 3 (0.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 22 (5.13%) Degree
2 10 (2.33%) Security Cleared
3 9 (2.10%) SC Cleared
4 6 (1.40%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (5.59%) QA
2 7 (1.63%) HL7
3 3 (0.70%) SDET
4 1 (0.23%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.23%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (1.17%) Docker
2 4 (0.93%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.47%) Varnish
4 1 (0.23%) NFS
4 1 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (1.40%) Puppet
2 4 (0.93%) Ansible
3 2 (0.47%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.23%) EMC VPLEX
Vendors
1 28 (6.53%) Microsoft
2 17 (3.96%) ServiceNow
3 15 (3.50%) ESRI
4 13 (3.03%) Xamarin
5 12 (2.80%) Oracle
5 12 (2.80%) Sitecore
6 7 (1.63%) Red Hat
7 5 (1.17%) Twitter
8 4 (0.93%) Adobe
9 3 (0.70%) Google
9 3 (0.70%) OpenTV
9 3 (0.70%) Snow
10 2 (0.47%) Perforce
10 2 (0.47%) SAP
10 2 (0.47%) Zend
11 1 (0.23%) EMC
11 1 (0.23%) Facebook
11 1 (0.23%) HP
11 1 (0.23%) Isilon
11 1 (0.23%) Sencha
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