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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 5 14 11
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -3
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 244 134 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 13.47% 8.08% 11.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 43.65% 25.72% 31.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 91 105
Average daily rate £375 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £255 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £354 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.04% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £37.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
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
559 521 507
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 30.87% 31.42% 36.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 365 315 296
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 9
Average hourly rate £15.00 £19.00 £37.49
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% -49.31%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

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 29 April 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +5 22 £413 +10.00% 2
Stockport -3 9 £350 +6.06% 8
Sale - 6 £385 -
Altrincham +4 3 £370 - 7
Oldham +7 1 £283 - 7
JavaScript
North West

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

1 315 (65.22%) HTML
2 303 (62.73%) CSS
3 194 (40.17%) Agile Software Development
4 174 (36.02%) Java
5 162 (33.54%) HTML5
6 151 (31.26%) .NET
7 150 (31.06%) Web Development
8 130 (26.92%) jQuery
9 127 (26.29%) TDD
10 123 (25.47%) C#
11 116 (24.02%) CSS3
12 105 (21.74%) AngularJS
13 103 (21.33%) MVC
14 92 (19.05%) SQL Server
15 84 (17.39%) XML
16 81 (16.77%) PHP
16 81 (16.77%) Git (software)
17 75 (15.53%) ASP.NET
18 72 (14.91%) Web Services
19 66 (13.66%) Spring
20 64 (13.25%) SQL
20 64 (13.25%) Front End Development
21 62 (12.84%) Scrum
22 59 (12.22%) Subversion
23 58 (12.01%) User Experience
24 54 (11.18%) Continuous Integration
25 51 (10.56%) Finance
26 50 (10.35%) Linux
26 50 (10.35%) OO
26 50 (10.35%) BDD

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 39 (8.07%) Node.js
2 25 (5.18%) SharePoint
3 17 (3.52%) CMS
3 17 (3.52%) Tomcat
4 16 (3.31%) GeoServer
5 15 (3.11%) SharePoint 2010
6 14 (2.90%) BizTalk Server
7 13 (2.69%) Apache
7 13 (2.69%) JBoss
8 9 (1.86%) WebSphere
9 7 (1.45%) Confluence
9 7 (1.45%) IIS
9 7 (1.45%) WordPress
10 5 (1.04%) IBM Domino
10 5 (1.04%) IBM Notes
11 4 (0.83%) EPiServer CMS
12 3 (0.62%) Drupal
12 3 (0.62%) Umbraco
12 3 (0.62%) WebLogic
13 2 (0.41%) nginx
Applications
1 15 (3.11%) Photoshop
2 12 (2.48%) Adobe Illustrator
3 11 (2.28%) MS Excel
4 6 (1.24%) MS Office
5 4 (0.83%) Fireworks
6 3 (0.62%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.41%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.21%) InDesign
8 1 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 21 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (3.11%) Magento
3 4 (0.83%) Infor CRM
4 1 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.21%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.66%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (1.66%) GitHub
1 8 (1.66%) SaaS
2 2 (0.41%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 2 (0.41%) Office 365
3 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (4.14%) Network Security
2 19 (3.93%) HTTP
3 14 (2.90%) Intranet
4 7 (1.45%) Internet
5 3 (0.62%) Firewall
6 2 (0.41%) DNS
7 1 (0.21%) DHCP
7 1 (0.21%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.21%) Skype
7 1 (0.21%) SMS
7 1 (0.21%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 26 (5.38%) MySQL
2 26 (5.38%) NoSQL
3 16 (3.31%) GIS
3 16 (3.31%) Relational Database
4 11 (2.28%) MongoDB
5 6 (1.24%) Hazelcast
5 6 (1.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (1.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 5 (1.04%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (0.62%) DB2
8 3 (0.62%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (0.62%) RDBMS
8 3 (0.62%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.41%) QGIS
9 2 (0.41%) Redis
10 1 (0.21%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 81 (16.77%) Git (software)
2 59 (12.22%) Subversion
3 33 (6.83%) Visual Studio
4 22 (4.55%) Grunt
5 20 (4.14%) Maven
5 20 (4.14%) Mercurial
6 19 (3.93%) JIRA
7 16 (3.31%) Jenkins
7 16 (3.31%) Selenium
8 12 (2.48%) Gradle
8 12 (2.48%) Jasmine
9 11 (2.28%) Cucumber
10 8 (1.66%) Ant
10 8 (1.66%) Karma Test Runner
11 6 (1.24%) Eclipse
11 6 (1.24%) gulp
11 6 (1.24%) MSTest
11 6 (1.24%) NUnit
12 5 (1.04%) JBehave
13 4 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 51 (10.56%) Finance
2 18 (3.73%) Banking
2 18 (3.73%) Retail
3 9 (1.86%) Games
3 9 (1.86%) Marketing
4 8 (1.66%) Electronics
5 7 (1.45%) Retail Banking
6 4 (0.83%) Local Government
7 3 (0.62%) Advertising
7 3 (0.62%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.41%) Billing
8 2 (0.41%) Publishing
9 1 (0.21%) Back Office
9 1 (0.21%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.21%) Legal
9 1 (0.21%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 395 (81.78%) Developer
2 85 (17.60%) JavaScript Developer
3 83 (17.18%) Java Developer
4 69 (14.29%) .NET Developer
5 50 (10.35%) C# Developer
6 46 (9.52%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 45 (9.32%) HTML Developer
7 45 (9.32%) Web Developer
8 37 (7.66%) C# .NET Developer
9 34 (7.04%) HTML CSS Developer
10 30 (6.21%) Senior Developer
11 29 (6.00%) UI Developer
12 28 (5.80%) Agile Developer
13 23 (4.76%) Software Developer
14 22 (4.55%) Analyst
14 22 (4.55%) Senior Java Developer
15 21 (4.35%) Node.js Developer
16 20 (4.14%) Designer
17 17 (3.52%) PHP Developer
17 17 (3.52%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 315 (65.22%) HTML
2 303 (62.73%) CSS
3 162 (33.54%) HTML5
4 151 (31.26%) .NET
5 130 (26.92%) jQuery
6 116 (24.02%) CSS3
7 105 (21.74%) AngularJS
8 84 (17.39%) XML
9 75 (15.53%) ASP.NET
10 72 (14.91%) Web Services
11 66 (13.66%) Spring
12 37 (7.66%) Ajax
13 34 (7.04%) React
13 34 (7.04%) REST
14 33 (6.83%) Sass
15 32 (6.63%) XSLT
16 31 (6.42%) Backbone.js
17 30 (6.21%) Hibernate
17 30 (6.21%) J2EE
18 28 (5.80%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 58 (12.01%) User Experience
2 23 (4.76%) Digital Media
3 17 (3.52%) Visualisation
4 15 (3.11%) Enterprise Software
5 13 (2.69%) Mobile App
6 11 (2.28%) Computer Science
7 9 (1.86%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (1.45%) Online Banking
9 6 (1.24%) MHEG
9 6 (1.24%) NHS
9 6 (1.24%) N-Tier
10 5 (1.04%) Client/Server
10 5 (1.04%) Web 2.0
11 4 (0.83%) Cyberthreat
11 4 (0.83%) Interactive TV
11 4 (0.83%) IPTV
11 4 (0.83%) W3C
12 3 (0.62%) e-Learning
12 3 (0.62%) Semantic Web
13 2 (0.41%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 50 (10.35%) Linux
2 28 (5.80%) Windows
3 17 (3.52%) Unix
4 14 (2.90%) Mac OS X
5 10 (2.07%) Android
6 9 (1.86%) Apple iOS
7 6 (1.24%) AIX
7 6 (1.24%) Mac OS
7 6 (1.24%) Windows Vista
7 6 (1.24%) Windows XP
8 5 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.41%) CentOS
10 2 (0.41%) openSUSE
10 2 (0.41%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.21%) webOS
11 1 (0.21%) Windows Phone 7
11 1 (0.21%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 194 (40.17%) Agile Software Development
2 150 (31.06%) Web Development
3 127 (26.29%) TDD
4 103 (21.33%) MVC
5 64 (13.25%) Front End Development
6 62 (12.84%) Scrum
7 54 (11.18%) Continuous Integration
8 50 (10.35%) BDD
8 50 (10.35%) OO
9 48 (9.94%) Responsive Web Design
10 46 (9.52%) CRM
10 46 (9.52%) E-Commerce
11 40 (8.28%) Software Engineering
12 37 (7.66%) ERP
13 35 (7.25%) Web Design
14 29 (6.00%) OOP
14 29 (6.00%) Open Source
14 29 (6.00%) SDLC
15 23 (4.76%) Unit Testing
16 21 (4.35%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 174 (36.02%) Java
2 123 (25.47%) C#
3 81 (16.77%) PHP
4 64 (13.25%) SQL
5 43 (8.90%) Python
6 30 (6.21%) Ruby
7 27 (5.59%) T-SQL
8 23 (4.76%) Scala
9 21 (4.35%) C++
10 20 (4.14%) VB.NET
11 18 (3.73%) VBScript
11 18 (3.73%) XPath
12 15 (3.11%) XAML
13 11 (2.28%) C
13 11 (2.28%) Objective-C
14 9 (1.86%) Groovy
15 8 (1.66%) PowerShell
15 8 (1.66%) VB
16 6 (1.24%) Clojure
17 5 (1.04%) Go
Qualifications
1 21 (4.35%) Degree
2 17 (3.52%) BPSS Clearance
3 5 (1.04%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.62%) DV Cleared
4 3 (0.62%) ISTQB
4 3 (0.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (0.41%) OCPJP
5 2 (0.41%) PhD
6 1 (0.21%) ISEB
6 1 (0.21%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.90%) QA
2 4 (0.83%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (0.83%) Docker
2 3 (0.62%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (0.62%) HP SiteScope
1 3 (0.62%) Nagios
1 3 (0.62%) Puppet
1 3 (0.62%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (5.38%) Microsoft
2 17 (3.52%) Oracle
3 15 (3.11%) Telerik
4 14 (2.90%) ESRI
5 13 (2.69%) EPiServer
6 12 (2.48%) Adobe
7 9 (1.86%) IBM
8 8 (1.66%) Google
8 8 (1.66%) Zend
9 7 (1.45%) Atlassian
9 7 (1.45%) Perforce
10 5 (1.04%) Lotus
10 5 (1.04%) Xamarin
11 4 (0.83%) Appcelerator
11 4 (0.83%) Infor
11 4 (0.83%) OpenTV
11 4 (0.83%) Twitter
12 3 (0.62%) BEA
12 3 (0.62%) OpenText
12 3 (0.62%) Splunk
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Rate: 300
Posted: 53 minutes ago
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Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day
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Rate: £325 - £400 per day
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Rate: Up to £325 per day
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Rate: £300 - £330 per day + Negotiable
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Talent International
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
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Oscar
Rate: £18000 - £22000 per annum
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Rate: £300 - £350 per day
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Rate: £350 - £450 per day
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Rate: Competitive Rates
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Rate: £250 - £300 per annum + competitive
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Rate: £200.00 - £250 per day
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Rate: competitive
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Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
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Rate: £300 - £350 per annum + competitive
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