The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 12 4 14
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +10
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 132 168 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 9.95% 13.83% 9.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.73% 38.44% 21.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 100 74
Average daily rate
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£325 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £240 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £391 £375 £374
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £305
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +1.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 6
Average hourly rate £28.75 £22.00 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.68% +27.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.75 £18.55 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.75 £24.40 £25.73
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £36.00 £25.73
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +39.91%
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
476 437 612
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 35.87% 35.97% 42.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 303 261 293
Average daily rate £325 £315 £277
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% +13.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 11 40
Average hourly rate £18.00 £23.13 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.16% -11.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.90 £17.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £35.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 August 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

JavaScript Hourly Rate Histogram in Manchester

JavaScript
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Altrincham 0 3 £325 +13.04% 4
Stockport -7 3 £275 -26.66% 17
Bolton 0 2 £215 -8.51% 2
Oldham -2 2 - - 2
Bury - 2 £220 - 6
Wigan +2 1 £300 - 3
Salford -11 1 - - 3
Cheadle - 1 - - 1
Rochdale - - - -
Sale - - - - 1
JavaScript
North West

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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.

1 227 (81.36%) HTML
2 219 (78.49%) CSS
3 156 (55.91%) jQuery
4 130 (46.59%) .NET
5 124 (44.44%) C#
6 88 (31.54%) MVC
7 82 (29.39%) ASP.NET
7 82 (29.39%) HTML5
8 65 (23.30%) TDD
9 62 (22.22%) Web Services
10 58 (20.79%) SQL Server
11 57 (20.43%) SQL
12 53 (19.00%) XML
13 47 (16.85%) OO
14 46 (16.49%) ASP.NET MVC
15 45 (16.13%) Scrum
16 43 (15.41%) Java
17 42 (15.05%) OOP
18 38 (13.62%) Agile Software Development
18 38 (13.62%) CSS3
19 35 (12.54%) Ajax
20 34 (12.19%) WCF
21 32 (11.47%) MySQL
22 31 (11.11%) PHP
22 31 (11.11%) XHTML
23 28 (10.04%) Web Development
23 28 (10.04%) .NET Framework
24 27 (9.68%) Backbone.js
24 27 (9.68%) Git (software)
25 24 (8.60%) SharePoint

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 24 (8.60%) SharePoint
1 24 (8.60%) CMS
2 14 (5.02%) Apache
3 12 (4.30%) SharePoint 2013
3 12 (4.30%) SharePoint 2010
4 10 (3.58%) Umbraco
4 10 (3.58%) Drupal
5 8 (2.87%) Tomcat
6 5 (1.79%) Adobe CQ
6 5 (1.79%) Escenic
6 5 (1.79%) WebSphere
6 5 (1.79%) MQSeries
6 5 (1.79%) WebLogic
7 3 (1.08%) Node.js
7 3 (1.08%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (0.72%) IIS
8 2 (0.72%) Confluence
8 2 (0.72%) WordPress
9 1 (0.36%) Lync
9 1 (0.36%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 8 (2.87%) Photoshop
2 6 (2.15%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (1.79%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.36%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 4 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.08%) SAP CRM
3 2 (0.72%) Magento
4 1 (0.36%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (1.08%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.72%) Office 365
3 1 (0.36%) IaaS
3 1 (0.36%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.58%) Internet
2 7 (2.51%) HTTP
3 6 (2.15%) Intranet
4 2 (0.72%) AMQP
5 1 (0.36%) CTI
5 1 (0.36%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (20.79%) SQL Server
2 32 (11.47%) MySQL
3 17 (6.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (5.38%) Relational Database
5 8 (2.87%) RavenDB
6 6 (2.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (2.15%) Oracle Database
7 5 (1.79%) Big Data
7 5 (1.79%) NoSQL
7 5 (1.79%) Hadoop
8 4 (1.43%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (1.08%) MS Access
10 2 (0.72%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (0.72%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (0.72%) SQLPlus
10 2 (0.72%) Couchbase
11 1 (0.36%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
11 1 (0.36%) Redis
Development Applications
1 27 (9.68%) Git (software)
2 23 (8.24%) Visual Studio
3 15 (5.38%) Subversion
4 11 (3.94%) Mercurial
5 10 (3.58%) ReSharper
6 8 (2.87%) JIRA
7 7 (2.51%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (2.51%) Eclipse
8 6 (2.15%) JUnit
9 4 (1.43%) NUnit
9 4 (1.43%) SpecFlow
10 3 (1.08%) Moq
10 3 (1.08%) Mockito
10 3 (1.08%) Selenium
11 2 (0.72%) Dreamweaver
11 2 (0.72%) Axure RP
11 2 (0.72%) TeamCity
11 2 (0.72%) Gradle
12 1 (0.36%) Jenkins
12 1 (0.36%) Grunt
General
1 16 (5.73%) Finance
1 16 (5.73%) Games
2 10 (3.58%) Retail
3 9 (3.23%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.43%) Banking
5 3 (1.08%) Marketing
5 3 (1.08%) Publishing
6 2 (0.72%) Advertising
7 1 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.36%) Legal
Job Titles
1 255 (91.40%) Developer
2 56 (20.07%) Front-End Developer
3 51 (18.28%) .NET Developer
4 37 (13.26%) Web Developer
5 27 (9.68%) JavaScript Developer
6 20 (7.17%) Java Developer
7 19 (6.81%) C# Developer
8 17 (6.09%) SharePoint Developer
9 15 (5.38%) PHP Developer
10 13 (4.66%) Senior Developer
11 12 (4.30%) Front-End Web Developer
12 10 (3.58%) ASP.NET Developer
12 10 (3.58%) C# .NET Developer
13 9 (3.23%) Senior Java Developer
13 9 (3.23%) Analyst
13 9 (3.23%) Software Engineer
14 8 (2.87%) Software Developer
15 7 (2.51%) Designer
15 7 (2.51%) UI Developer
15 7 (2.51%) Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 227 (81.36%) HTML
2 219 (78.49%) CSS
3 156 (55.91%) jQuery
4 130 (46.59%) .NET
5 82 (29.39%) ASP.NET
5 82 (29.39%) HTML5
6 62 (22.22%) Web Services
7 53 (19.00%) XML
8 46 (16.49%) ASP.NET MVC
9 38 (13.62%) CSS3
10 35 (12.54%) Ajax
11 34 (12.19%) WCF
12 31 (11.11%) XHTML
13 28 (10.04%) .NET Framework
14 27 (9.68%) Backbone.js
15 22 (7.89%) KnockoutJS
16 20 (7.17%) SOAP
16 20 (7.17%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 20 (7.17%) AngularJS
16 20 (7.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (4.30%) Computer Science
2 11 (3.94%) Open Source
3 8 (2.87%) Animation
4 6 (2.15%) IPTV
5 4 (1.43%) Online Gambling
6 3 (1.08%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.08%) Digital Media
6 3 (1.08%) New Media
6 3 (1.08%) Telematics
6 3 (1.08%) Social Media
6 3 (1.08%) Inversion of Control
6 3 (1.08%) Web 2.0
6 3 (1.08%) Online Banking
6 3 (1.08%) NHS
7 2 (0.72%) N-Tier
7 2 (0.72%) Mobile Games
7 2 (0.72%) Derivative
7 2 (0.72%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.36%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 20 (7.17%) Linux
2 12 (4.30%) Apple iOS
3 9 (3.23%) Android
4 6 (2.15%) UNIX
4 6 (2.15%) Windows
4 6 (2.15%) Mac OS X
5 5 (1.79%) Fedora
6 2 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (31.54%) MVC
2 65 (23.30%) TDD
3 47 (16.85%) OO
4 45 (16.13%) Scrum
5 42 (15.05%) OOP
6 38 (13.62%) Agile Software Development
7 28 (10.04%) Web Development
8 22 (7.89%) Unit Testing
9 21 (7.53%) E-Commerce
10 16 (5.73%) Software Engineering
11 14 (5.02%) Web Design
12 12 (4.30%) OOD
13 11 (3.94%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (3.94%) CRM
14 10 (3.58%) Responsive Web Design
15 9 (3.23%) Domain-Driven Design
15 9 (3.23%) Time Management
15 9 (3.23%) OOA/OOD
16 8 (2.87%) UML
16 8 (2.87%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 124 (44.44%) C#
2 57 (20.43%) SQL
3 43 (15.41%) Java
4 31 (11.11%) PHP
5 13 (4.66%) Python
6 12 (4.30%) T-SQL
7 11 (3.94%) Scala
8 9 (3.23%) PowerShell
8 9 (3.23%) Ruby
9 7 (2.51%) C++
10 5 (1.79%) XPath
10 5 (1.79%) VB.NET
11 4 (1.43%) VB
12 3 (1.08%) Apex Code
12 3 (1.08%) ABAP
12 3 (1.08%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.72%) VBScript
13 2 (0.72%) VBA
13 2 (0.72%) C
13 2 (0.72%) VB6
Qualifications
1 22 (7.89%) Degree
2 4 (1.43%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.08%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.51%) QA
2 2 (0.72%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (0.72%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (7.17%) Microsoft
2 19 (6.81%) Oracle
3 10 (3.58%) Adobe
4 8 (2.87%) Twitter
5 7 (2.51%) JBoss
6 5 (1.79%) Zend
6 5 (1.79%) Orchard
7 4 (1.43%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.08%) Endeca
8 3 (1.08%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (1.08%) FatWire
8 3 (1.08%) SAP
9 2 (0.72%) Google
9 2 (0.72%) Atlassian
9 2 (0.72%) Telerik
10 1 (0.36%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.36%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.36%) Facebook
10 1 (0.36%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.36%) hybris
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