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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 7 18 12
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -6
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 213 139 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 11.66% 7.67% 10.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.52% 23.36% 28.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 88 82
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £279 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 3
Median hourly rate £15.00 £41.00 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.41% +42.60%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £36.50 £33.73
% change year-on-year
+17.80% +8.22%
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 Manchester region.

Programming Languages Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
698 595 478
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 38.20% 32.84% 35.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 483 368 302
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 20 14
Median hourly rate £28.50 £37.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% +108.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £19.00 £9.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £42.50 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 28 August 2016.

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 28 August 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
Stockport 0 23 £425 +30.76% 12
Salford -9 4 £359 -0.34% 4
Bolton - 3 £263 - 15
Bury - 2 £350 - 3
Altrincham - 1 £370 - 5
JavaScript
North West

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 Manchester region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 295 (66.44%) HTML
2 271 (61.04%) CSS
3 222 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 152 (34.23%) HTML5
5 149 (33.56%) Java
6 128 (28.83%) .NET
7 126 (28.38%) AngularJS
8 124 (27.93%) C#
9 121 (27.25%) CSS3
10 112 (25.23%) jQuery
11 106 (23.87%) MVC
11 106 (23.87%) Web Development
12 104 (23.42%) TDD
13 93 (20.95%) PHP
14 92 (20.72%) SQL Server
15 77 (17.34%) ASP.NET
15 77 (17.34%) Front End Development
16 68 (15.32%) SQL
17 66 (14.86%) Scrum
18 58 (13.06%) Spring
19 57 (12.84%) XML
20 54 (12.16%) Git (software)
21 53 (11.94%) Node.js
21 53 (11.94%) Web Services
22 52 (11.71%) ASP.NET MVC
23 51 (11.49%) OO
23 51 (11.49%) CRM
24 49 (11.04%) BDD
25 48 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
26 47 (10.59%) JSON

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 25 (5.63%) CMS
2 19 (4.28%) Tomcat
3 18 (4.05%) Apache
4 14 (3.15%) GeoServer
4 14 (3.15%) SharePoint
5 12 (2.70%) JBoss
6 7 (1.58%) Drupal
6 7 (1.58%) WordPress
7 5 (1.13%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (1.13%) IIS
7 5 (1.13%) nginx
7 5 (1.13%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (0.90%) Confluence
8 4 (0.90%) EPiServer CMS
8 4 (0.90%) WebSphere
9 3 (0.68%) ArcGIS
9 3 (0.68%) IBM Domino
9 3 (0.68%) IBM Notes
9 3 (0.68%) Sitefinity
9 3 (0.68%) Umbraco
Applications
1 12 (2.70%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.58%) Photoshop
3 6 (1.35%) MS Office
4 5 (1.13%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (0.90%) Fireworks
6 2 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 15 (3.38%) Magento
2 13 (2.93%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.23%) nopCommerce
3 1 (0.23%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.23%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 25 (5.63%) GitHub
2 16 (3.60%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (1.58%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.68%) Office 365
5 2 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.45%) Google App Engine
5 2 (0.45%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.45%) PaaS
5 2 (0.45%) TestFlight
6 1 (0.23%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (0.23%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 37 (8.33%) Network Security
2 18 (4.05%) HTTP
3 3 (0.68%) HTTPS
3 3 (0.68%) LDAP
4 2 (0.45%) AMQP
4 2 (0.45%) DNS
5 1 (0.23%) CTI
5 1 (0.23%) DHCP
5 1 (0.23%) Intranet
5 1 (0.23%) NAS
5 1 (0.23%) SAN
5 1 (0.23%) Skype
5 1 (0.23%) SMS
5 1 (0.23%) SSL
5 1 (0.23%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (20.72%) SQL Server
2 44 (9.91%) MySQL
3 18 (4.05%) NoSQL
4 17 (3.83%) PostgreSQL
5 13 (2.93%) GIS
5 13 (2.93%) MongoDB
6 12 (2.70%) Relational Database
7 10 (2.25%) Hadoop
8 7 (1.58%) Redis
9 5 (1.13%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (0.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 4 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (0.68%) Couchbase
11 3 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (0.45%) Hazelcast
12 2 (0.45%) SQLite
13 1 (0.23%) Power BI
13 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 54 (12.16%) Git (software)
2 23 (5.18%) Mercurial
3 22 (4.95%) Jenkins
4 18 (4.05%) Jasmine
5 17 (3.83%) Grunt
5 17 (3.83%) Visual Studio
6 15 (3.38%) JIRA
7 13 (2.93%) Cucumber
8 11 (2.48%) Karma Test Runner
8 11 (2.48%) Maven
9 9 (2.03%) gulp
9 9 (2.03%) Team Foundation Server
10 8 (1.80%) Subversion
11 6 (1.35%) Selenium
12 5 (1.13%) JUnit
12 5 (1.13%) QUnit
12 5 (1.13%) Xcode
13 3 (0.68%) JsTestDriver
13 3 (0.68%) Mockito
13 3 (0.68%) PhantomJS
General
1 32 (7.21%) Finance
2 18 (4.05%) Marketing
3 16 (3.60%) Retail
4 9 (2.03%) Advertising
5 8 (1.80%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.35%) Banking
7 5 (1.13%) Retail Banking
8 4 (0.90%) Financial Institution
8 4 (0.90%) Games
8 4 (0.90%) Local Government
8 4 (0.90%) Publishing
9 2 (0.45%) Billing
9 2 (0.45%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.23%) Electronics
10 1 (0.23%) Law
10 1 (0.23%) Legal
10 1 (0.23%) Mandarin Language
10 1 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 372 (83.78%) Developer
2 83 (18.69%) JavaScript Developer
3 68 (15.32%) Java Developer
4 58 (13.06%) .NET Developer
5 46 (10.36%) Senior Developer
6 42 (9.46%) C# Developer
6 42 (9.46%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 38 (8.56%) HTML Developer
8 35 (7.88%) Node.js Developer
8 35 (7.88%) Web Developer
9 30 (6.76%) C# .NET Developer
9 30 (6.76%) HTML CSS Developer
10 27 (6.08%) Senior Java Developer
11 25 (5.63%) Angular Developer
11 25 (5.63%) ASP.NET Developer
12 24 (5.41%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 20 (4.50%) Agile Developer
14 19 (4.28%) Java Scala Developer
14 19 (4.28%) Senior Java Scala Developer
14 19 (4.28%) Senior Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 295 (66.44%) HTML
2 271 (61.04%) CSS
3 152 (34.23%) HTML5
4 128 (28.83%) .NET
5 126 (28.38%) AngularJS
6 121 (27.25%) CSS3
7 112 (25.23%) jQuery
8 77 (17.34%) ASP.NET
9 58 (13.06%) Spring
10 57 (12.84%) XML
11 53 (11.94%) Node.js
11 53 (11.94%) Web Services
12 52 (11.71%) ASP.NET MVC
13 47 (10.59%) JSON
14 40 (9.01%) REST
15 36 (8.11%) Hibernate
15 36 (8.11%) React
16 33 (7.43%) RESTful
17 31 (6.98%) Sass
18 28 (6.31%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 47 (10.59%) User Experience
2 38 (8.56%) Digital Media
3 21 (4.73%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (1.80%) Mobile App
5 5 (1.13%) Inversion of Control
6 4 (0.90%) Computer Science
6 4 (0.90%) Cyberthreat
6 4 (0.90%) NHS
6 4 (0.90%) Online Banking
7 3 (0.68%) Animation
7 3 (0.68%) Cryptography
7 3 (0.68%) Semantic Web
7 3 (0.68%) Virtual Team
8 2 (0.45%) Driving Licence
8 2 (0.45%) iPad
8 2 (0.45%) iPhone
8 2 (0.45%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.45%) Video on Demand
8 2 (0.45%) Visualisation
8 2 (0.45%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 29 (6.53%) Linux
2 16 (3.60%) Windows
3 9 (2.03%) Apple iOS
4 5 (1.13%) Android
5 3 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.45%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.45%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (0.45%) Windows NT
6 2 (0.45%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.23%) AIX
7 1 (0.23%) Solaris
7 1 (0.23%) Unix
7 1 (0.23%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.23%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 222 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (23.87%) MVC
2 106 (23.87%) Web Development
3 104 (23.42%) TDD
4 77 (17.34%) Front End Development
5 66 (14.86%) Scrum
6 51 (11.49%) CRM
6 51 (11.49%) OO
7 49 (11.04%) BDD
8 48 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
9 42 (9.46%) ERP
9 42 (9.46%) Open Source
10 37 (8.33%) E-Commerce
11 36 (8.11%) Microservices
12 34 (7.66%) SOA
13 33 (7.43%) OOP
14 28 (6.31%) Responsive Web Design
15 25 (5.63%) Unit Testing
16 23 (5.18%) Pair Programming
16 23 (5.18%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 149 (33.56%) Java
2 124 (27.93%) C#
3 93 (20.95%) PHP
4 68 (15.32%) SQL
5 27 (6.08%) Python
6 23 (5.18%) Groovy
7 20 (4.50%) Ruby
7 20 (4.50%) Scala
8 19 (4.28%) Clojure
9 10 (2.25%) Objective-C
9 10 (2.25%) VB.NET
10 9 (2.03%) T-SQL
11 7 (1.58%) C++
12 6 (1.35%) Apple Swift
12 6 (1.35%) TypeScript
13 5 (1.13%) PL/SQL
13 5 (1.13%) VB
14 3 (0.68%) C
14 3 (0.68%) Lua
14 3 (0.68%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (2.48%) Security Cleared
2 10 (2.25%) Degree
3 5 (1.13%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (0.68%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.45%) ISEB
5 2 (0.45%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (0.45%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.23%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.13%) QA
2 2 (0.45%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.23%) HL7
System Software
1 20 (4.50%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (0.68%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.45%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (1.80%) Puppet
2 4 (0.90%) SCCM
3 3 (0.68%) HP SiteScope
3 3 (0.68%) Nagios
3 3 (0.68%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.45%) Ansible
4 2 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.23%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 31 (6.98%) Microsoft
2 19 (4.28%) Oracle
3 14 (3.15%) ESRI
4 11 (2.48%) IBM
5 9 (2.03%) Zend
6 7 (1.58%) Google
7 6 (1.35%) Atlassian
8 5 (1.13%) Sitecore
9 4 (0.90%) Adobe
9 4 (0.90%) EPiServer
9 4 (0.90%) WorldPay
10 3 (0.68%) Lotus
10 3 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (0.68%) Splunk
10 3 (0.68%) Twitter
10 3 (0.68%) VMware
11 2 (0.45%) Facebook
11 2 (0.45%) Rackspace
11 2 (0.45%) SaltStack
11 2 (0.45%) Xamarin
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Rate: £300 - £325 per day
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Sanderson
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
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Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £351 per day + competitive
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Amoria Bond
Rate: £1 per day + Market rates
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Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: £375.00 - £525.00 per day
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Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
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The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £450 per annum Competitive
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Oscar
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