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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 7 10 11
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 186 141 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 13.24% 12.21% 11.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.64% 31.90% 27.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 89 90
Average daily rate
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£338 £313 £299
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.08% +4.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £371
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £310
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 5
Average hourly rate - £33.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +17.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.25 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-0.76% -
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
537 442 521
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 38.22% 38.27% 42.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 387 273 304
Average daily rate £338 £313 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £212 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 20
Average hourly rate £22.50 £32.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.76% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £17.75 £16.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.25 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -5.71%

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 19 December 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
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 19 December 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
Salford 0 6 £375 +13.20% 1
Stockport +2 2 £338 +42.10% 8
Altrincham +1 1 - - 10
Bury - 1 - - 3
Cheadle - - - - 2
Oldham - - - - 3
Rochdale - - - - 2
Ashton-under-Lyne - - - -
Bolton - - - - 6
Wigan - - - - 6
JavaScript
North West

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 233 (73.73%) HTML
2 223 (70.57%) CSS
3 159 (50.32%) jQuery
4 116 (36.71%) Agile Software Development
5 115 (36.39%) .NET
6 103 (32.59%) C#
7 91 (28.80%) HTML5
8 81 (25.63%) MVC
9 77 (24.37%) ASP.NET
10 74 (23.42%) XML
11 71 (22.47%) TDD
11 71 (22.47%) CSS3
12 68 (21.52%) Web Services
13 67 (21.20%) Java
14 65 (20.57%) SQL Server
15 58 (18.35%) PHP
16 57 (18.04%) OO
17 53 (16.77%) SQL
18 49 (15.51%) Scrum
19 48 (15.19%) ASP.NET MVC
20 47 (14.87%) Ajax
21 43 (13.61%) XSLT
22 42 (13.29%) XHTML
23 41 (12.97%) Microsoft
24 38 (12.03%) Web Development
25 37 (11.71%) Git (software)
26 32 (10.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
27 31 (9.81%) OOP
28 30 (9.49%) JSON
28 30 (9.49%) CMS

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 30 (9.49%) CMS
2 21 (6.65%) Node.js
3 15 (4.75%) SharePoint
4 13 (4.11%) Drupal
5 11 (3.48%) Apache
6 10 (3.16%) Umbraco
6 10 (3.16%) SharePoint 2013
7 6 (1.90%) Orchard CMS
7 6 (1.90%) SharePoint 2010
7 6 (1.90%) WordPress
8 4 (1.27%) Tomcat
8 4 (1.27%) JBoss
8 4 (1.27%) Apache Solr
8 4 (1.27%) Apache Spark
9 3 (0.95%) Sitecore CMS
9 3 (0.95%) WebSphere
9 3 (0.95%) IIS
10 2 (0.63%) ArcGIS
10 2 (0.63%) Confluence
10 2 (0.63%) Liferay
Applications
1 12 (3.80%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 7 (2.22%) Mingle
3 5 (1.58%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.63%) MS Office
4 2 (0.63%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.63%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.32%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 8 (2.53%) Magento
2 3 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.63%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.63%) Office 365
1 2 (0.63%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.32%) IaaS
2 1 (0.32%) SaaS
2 1 (0.32%) PaaS
2 1 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.22%) Intranet
1 7 (2.22%) Internet
2 2 (0.63%) FTP
2 2 (0.63%) AMQP
3 1 (0.32%) HTTP
3 1 (0.32%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (20.57%) SQL Server
2 24 (7.59%) MySQL
3 18 (5.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (5.06%) Oracle Database
5 11 (3.48%) RavenDB
6 10 (3.16%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (2.22%) Relational Database
8 6 (1.90%) Oracle Database 10g
9 4 (1.27%) RDBMS
9 4 (1.27%) Big Data
10 3 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.63%) SQLPlus
11 2 (0.63%) Oracle Discoverer
11 2 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.63%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.63%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.63%) SQLite
11 2 (0.63%) NoSQL
11 2 (0.63%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 37 (11.71%) Git (software)
2 29 (9.18%) Visual Studio
3 27 (8.54%) Subversion
4 11 (3.48%) JIRA
5 8 (2.53%) Jasmine
5 8 (2.53%) Hudson
5 8 (2.53%) Mercurial
6 7 (2.22%) Grunt
6 7 (2.22%) Selenium
7 6 (1.90%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (1.90%) Bower
7 6 (1.90%) CasperJS
8 5 (1.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 5 (1.58%) PhantomJS
8 5 (1.58%) Axure RP
8 5 (1.58%) Behat
8 5 (1.58%) Maven
9 4 (1.27%) Eclipse
9 4 (1.27%) Xcode
9 4 (1.27%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (3.48%) Retail
2 8 (2.53%) Marketing
3 7 (2.22%) Games
4 6 (1.90%) Finance
5 4 (1.27%) Publishing
6 1 (0.32%) German Language
6 1 (0.32%) Legal
6 1 (0.32%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.32%) Banking
6 1 (0.32%) Back Office
6 1 (0.32%) Electronics
6 1 (0.32%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 266 (84.18%) Developer
2 42 (13.29%) Front-End Developer
3 41 (12.97%) .NET Developer
4 30 (9.49%) C# Developer
5 29 (9.18%) Web Developer
6 27 (8.54%) Senior Developer
7 24 (7.59%) PHP Developer
8 21 (6.65%) Java Developer
9 17 (5.38%) JavaScript Developer
9 17 (5.38%) C# .NET Developer
10 16 (5.06%) ASP.NET Developer
11 15 (4.75%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 12 (3.80%) UI Developer
12 12 (3.80%) Designer
13 11 (3.48%) iOS Developer
13 11 (3.48%) UI Programmer
13 11 (3.48%) Software Engineer
13 11 (3.48%) UI Designer
13 11 (3.48%) SharePoint Developer
14 10 (3.16%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 233 (73.73%) HTML
2 223 (70.57%) CSS
3 159 (50.32%) jQuery
4 115 (36.39%) .NET
5 91 (28.80%) HTML5
6 77 (24.37%) ASP.NET
7 74 (23.42%) XML
8 71 (22.47%) CSS3
9 68 (21.52%) Web Services
10 48 (15.19%) ASP.NET MVC
11 47 (14.87%) Ajax
12 43 (13.61%) XSLT
13 42 (13.29%) XHTML
14 32 (10.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 30 (9.49%) JSON
16 27 (8.54%) AngularJS
17 26 (8.23%) .NET Framework
18 23 (7.28%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 23 (7.28%) REST
19 21 (6.65%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 24 (7.59%) Open Source
2 21 (6.65%) User Experience
3 20 (6.33%) Computer Science
4 15 (4.75%) Mobile App
5 14 (4.43%) NHS
6 9 (2.85%) Web 2.0
7 8 (2.53%) Management Information System
7 8 (2.53%) Derivative
8 7 (2.22%) Digital Media
9 6 (1.90%) N-Tier
9 6 (1.90%) Animation
9 6 (1.90%) Embedded Systems
10 5 (1.58%) Algorithms
10 5 (1.58%) IPTV
11 4 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (1.27%) Linked Data
11 4 (1.27%) Data Structures
12 3 (0.95%) Arduino
12 3 (0.95%) Social Media
12 3 (0.95%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 27 (8.54%) Linux
2 26 (8.23%) Apple iOS
3 19 (6.01%) Android
4 14 (4.43%) Windows
5 8 (2.53%) UNIX
5 8 (2.53%) Windows Phone
6 4 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.95%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.63%) HPUX
8 2 (0.63%) VMS
8 2 (0.63%) Debian
8 2 (0.63%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (36.71%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (25.63%) MVC
3 71 (22.47%) TDD
4 57 (18.04%) OO
5 49 (15.51%) Scrum
6 38 (12.03%) Web Development
7 31 (9.81%) OOP
8 27 (8.54%) Unit Testing
9 26 (8.23%) Web Design
10 23 (7.28%) E-Commerce
11 21 (6.65%) Software Engineering
11 21 (6.65%) iOS Development
12 20 (6.33%) Continuous Integration
13 19 (6.01%) BDD
13 19 (6.01%) Mentoring
14 17 (5.38%) SOA
15 15 (4.75%) Responsive Web Design
16 11 (3.48%) Content Management
17 10 (3.16%) Software Testing
18 9 (2.85%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 103 (32.59%) C#
2 67 (21.20%) Java
3 58 (18.35%) PHP
4 53 (16.77%) SQL
5 28 (8.86%) T-SQL
6 23 (7.28%) XPath
7 15 (4.75%) Ruby
7 15 (4.75%) Python
8 12 (3.80%) C++
9 11 (3.48%) Scala
10 8 (2.53%) Clojure
11 7 (2.22%) Objective-C
12 6 (1.90%) XQuery
13 5 (1.58%) VB6
13 5 (1.58%) VBScript
13 5 (1.58%) VB
14 4 (1.27%) VB.NET
14 4 (1.27%) PL/SQL
14 4 (1.27%) C
14 4 (1.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (5.70%) Degree
2 3 (0.95%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.63%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.58%) QA
2 2 (0.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (0.63%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (0.63%) Puppet
Vendors
1 41 (12.97%) Microsoft
2 20 (6.33%) Oracle
3 12 (3.80%) Red Hat
4 8 (2.53%) Adobe
5 7 (2.22%) Google
6 5 (1.58%) Atmel
7 4 (1.27%) Xamarin
8 3 (0.95%) Sitecore
8 3 (0.95%) Facebook
9 2 (0.63%) HP
9 2 (0.63%) ESRI
9 2 (0.63%) Telerik
9 2 (0.63%) Atlassian
9 2 (0.63%) Zend
9 2 (0.63%) Appcelerator
9 2 (0.63%) Tableau
9 2 (0.63%) Kony
10 1 (0.32%) Twitter
10 1 (0.32%) SAP
10 1 (0.32%) IBM
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