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 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 17 13 5
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -8
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 126 126 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 7.68% 10.19% 13.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.33% 28.64% 38.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 73 82
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £420 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £308
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +5.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 5
Average hourly rate £40.00 £28.75 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.13% +30.68%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.45 £32.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+15.23% -4.41%
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
540 440 390
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 32.91% 35.57% 34.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 354 275 219
Average daily rate £350 £325 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 16 12
Average hourly rate £32.75 £18.75 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+74.66% -10.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £13.61
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.60 £41.25 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -

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 3 August 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015. 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
Salford +9 6 £360 - 3
Stockport +5 6 £325 +18.18% 11
Bolton +2 4 £325 +51.16% 9
Bury +1 1 £220 - 4
Wigan 0 1 £180 -40.00% 3
Sale - 1 £275 - 2
JavaScript
North West

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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.

1 189 (73.54%) HTML
2 174 (67.70%) CSS
3 123 (47.86%) Agile Software Development
4 94 (36.58%) HTML5
5 92 (35.80%) jQuery
6 88 (34.24%) .NET
7 85 (33.07%) AngularJS
8 76 (29.57%) C#
8 76 (29.57%) MVC
9 72 (28.02%) CSS3
10 68 (26.46%) TDD
11 57 (22.18%) Java
12 55 (21.40%) Scrum
13 42 (16.34%) ASP.NET
14 39 (15.18%) JSON
15 37 (14.40%) Node.js
16 35 (13.62%) Ajax
16 35 (13.62%) SQL Server
17 34 (13.23%) Git (software)
18 33 (12.84%) SQL
19 31 (12.06%) PHP
20 30 (11.67%) Backbone.js
21 29 (11.28%) Web Services
22 27 (10.51%) REST
23 26 (10.12%) Responsive Web Design
23 26 (10.12%) Android
23 26 (10.12%) Continuous Integration
23 26 (10.12%) WCF
23 26 (10.12%) OO
24 25 (9.73%) Web Development

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 37 (14.40%) Node.js
2 16 (6.23%) SharePoint
3 9 (3.50%) CMS
4 6 (2.33%) IIS
4 6 (2.33%) WordPress
5 5 (1.95%) Umbraco
6 4 (1.56%) Apache
7 3 (1.17%) Drupal
7 3 (1.17%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (1.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 3 (1.17%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.78%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (0.78%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.39%) nginx
9 1 (0.39%) Moodle
9 1 (0.39%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (2.33%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.78%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.39%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 7 (2.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.95%) Magento
3 1 (0.39%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.39%) Tridion
3 1 (0.39%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.17%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.78%) Office 365
2 2 (0.78%) IaaS
3 1 (0.39%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.39%) SaaS
3 1 (0.39%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.67%) HTTP
2 2 (0.78%) Intranet
2 2 (0.78%) Internet
2 2 (0.78%) SMS
3 1 (0.39%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (13.62%) SQL Server
2 21 (8.17%) MySQL
3 7 (2.72%) RavenDB
4 6 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (1.95%) MongoDB
6 4 (1.56%) NoSQL
6 4 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (1.56%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.78%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.78%) Big Data
7 2 (0.78%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (0.78%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.39%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.39%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.39%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.39%) SQLite
8 1 (0.39%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 34 (13.23%) Git (software)
2 19 (7.39%) Subversion
3 17 (6.61%) Visual Studio
4 8 (3.11%) ReSharper
5 6 (2.33%) Maven
5 6 (2.33%) Eclipse
5 6 (2.33%) JIRA
6 5 (1.95%) Gradle
7 4 (1.56%) Jenkins
7 4 (1.56%) Grunt
7 4 (1.56%) Cucumber
7 4 (1.56%) Selenium
8 3 (1.17%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (1.17%) Ant
8 3 (1.17%) JUnit
8 3 (1.17%) Eclipse RCP
8 3 (1.17%) Jasmine
9 2 (0.78%) SpecFlow
9 2 (0.78%) Hudson
9 2 (0.78%) Axure RP
General
1 20 (7.78%) Finance
2 9 (3.50%) Telecoms
3 5 (1.95%) Retail
4 4 (1.56%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.17%) Banking
6 2 (0.78%) Legal
7 1 (0.39%) Back Office
7 1 (0.39%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.39%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.39%) Marketing
7 1 (0.39%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 224 (87.16%) Developer
2 49 (19.07%) .NET Developer
2 49 (19.07%) Front-End Developer
3 28 (10.89%) JavaScript Developer
4 26 (10.12%) Web Developer
5 22 (8.56%) Java Developer
6 16 (6.23%) C# Developer
7 15 (5.84%) PHP Developer
8 14 (5.45%) ASP.NET Developer
9 12 (4.67%) Front-End Web Developer
9 12 (4.67%) C# .NET Developer
10 9 (3.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 9 (3.50%) Senior Developer
11 8 (3.11%) Designer
12 7 (2.72%) Node.js Developer
13 6 (2.33%) Android Developer
14 5 (1.95%) Django Developer
14 5 (1.95%) UX Designer
14 5 (1.95%) Mobile Developer
14 5 (1.95%) CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 189 (73.54%) HTML
2 174 (67.70%) CSS
3 94 (36.58%) HTML5
4 92 (35.80%) jQuery
5 88 (34.24%) .NET
6 85 (33.07%) AngularJS
7 72 (28.02%) CSS3
8 42 (16.34%) ASP.NET
9 39 (15.18%) JSON
10 35 (13.62%) Ajax
11 30 (11.67%) Backbone.js
12 29 (11.28%) Web Services
13 27 (10.51%) REST
14 26 (10.12%) WCF
15 23 (8.95%) ASP.NET MVC
16 20 (7.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 19 (7.39%) React
18 17 (6.61%) Sass
18 17 (6.61%) LINQ
18 17 (6.61%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (8.95%) User Experience
2 7 (2.72%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (2.33%) Computer Science
3 6 (2.33%) Mobile App
4 5 (1.95%) iPhone
5 4 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.17%) Visualisation
6 3 (1.17%) Social Network
6 3 (1.17%) N-Tier
7 2 (0.78%) NHS
7 2 (0.78%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.78%) E-Learning
7 2 (0.78%) Digital Media
7 2 (0.78%) Data Structures
7 2 (0.78%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.39%) New Media
8 1 (0.39%) mHealth
8 1 (0.39%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.39%) Social Media
8 1 (0.39%) Health Informatics
Operating Systems
1 26 (10.12%) Android
2 18 (7.00%) Apple iOS
3 13 (5.06%) Linux
4 6 (2.33%) Windows
5 5 (1.95%) UNIX
6 3 (1.17%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (0.78%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.39%) Debian
8 1 (0.39%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (47.86%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (29.57%) MVC
3 68 (26.46%) TDD
4 55 (21.40%) Scrum
5 26 (10.12%) OO
5 26 (10.12%) Continuous Integration
5 26 (10.12%) Responsive Web Design
6 25 (9.73%) Web Development
7 22 (8.56%) BDD
8 21 (8.17%) E-Commerce
8 21 (8.17%) Android Development
8 21 (8.17%) SDLC
9 20 (7.78%) Unit Testing
10 19 (7.39%) OOP
10 19 (7.39%) Mobile Development
11 18 (7.00%) iOS Development
12 15 (5.84%) Pair Programming
13 14 (5.45%) Software Engineering
14 12 (4.67%) Mentoring
15 9 (3.50%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 76 (29.57%) C#
2 57 (22.18%) Java
3 33 (12.84%) SQL
4 31 (12.06%) PHP
5 16 (6.23%) Python
6 7 (2.72%) C++
6 7 (2.72%) Ruby
7 6 (2.33%) Perl
7 6 (2.33%) T-SQL
7 6 (2.33%) Objective-C
8 5 (1.95%) VB.NET
9 3 (1.17%) VB
10 2 (0.78%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.78%) Scala
10 2 (0.78%) R
11 1 (0.39%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.39%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.39%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.39%) Lua
11 1 (0.39%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (5.84%) Degree
2 3 (1.17%) DV Cleared
2 3 (1.17%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.39%) Sun Certification
3 1 (0.39%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.17%) QA
2 1 (0.39%) HL7
Systems Management
1 3 (1.17%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.78%) StatsD
2 2 (0.78%) Puppet
3 1 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (8.95%) Microsoft
2 10 (3.89%) Twitter
3 6 (2.33%) Oracle
4 5 (1.95%) Adobe
4 5 (1.95%) Google
5 3 (1.17%) Sitecore
5 3 (1.17%) HP
5 3 (1.17%) Facebook
5 3 (1.17%) Apigee
6 2 (0.78%) Mashery
6 2 (0.78%) Kony
6 2 (0.78%) Citrix
6 2 (0.78%) Tableau
6 2 (0.78%) Zend
6 2 (0.78%) Teradata
7 1 (0.39%) Telerik
7 1 (0.39%) Appcelerator
7 1 (0.39%) Ektron
7 1 (0.39%) hybris
7 1 (0.39%) Avaya
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