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 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 14 15 10
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 117 124 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 7.77% 9.76% 11.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.98% 28.31% 32.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 83 62
Average daily rate
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£325 £325 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £246 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £385 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 7
Average hourly rate £40.00 £28.75 £13.61
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.13% +111.24%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.78 £32.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+24.29% -8.57%
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
488 438 349
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 32.40% 34.46% 34.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 310 258 189
Average daily rate £345 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.15% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £425 £416
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 16 17
Average hourly rate £20.00 £28.75 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.43% +47.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.85 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%

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 2 July 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 2 July 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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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
Bolton 0 8 £325 +51.16% 7
Salford +5 6 £385 -9.41% 2
Stockport -1 3 £325 +17.11% 7
Wigan 0 2 £180 -40.00% 7
Bury +1 1 £220 -32.30% 4
Sale - 1 £275 - 1
JavaScript
North West

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 2 July 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.

1 193 (70.96%) HTML
2 177 (65.07%) CSS
3 134 (49.26%) Agile Software Development
4 92 (33.82%) .NET
5 91 (33.46%) jQuery
6 90 (33.09%) HTML5
7 80 (29.41%) C#
8 76 (27.94%) MVC
9 73 (26.84%) AngularJS
10 68 (25.00%) CSS3
10 68 (25.00%) TDD
11 57 (20.96%) Scrum
12 55 (20.22%) Java
13 47 (17.28%) SQL
13 47 (17.28%) Git (software)
14 44 (16.18%) SQL Server
15 42 (15.44%) ASP.NET
16 36 (13.24%) JSON
16 36 (13.24%) OO
17 34 (12.50%) PHP
17 34 (12.50%) Node.js
18 33 (12.13%) Ajax
19 30 (11.03%) Web Services
20 29 (10.66%) Backbone.js
21 28 (10.29%) Python
21 28 (10.29%) Microsoft
22 27 (9.93%) Finance
22 27 (9.93%) REST
23 26 (9.56%) Web Development
23 26 (9.56%) Continuous Integration

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 34 (12.50%) Node.js
2 15 (5.51%) SharePoint
3 11 (4.04%) CMS
4 6 (2.21%) Drupal
5 5 (1.84%) WordPress
6 4 (1.47%) IIS
6 4 (1.47%) Apache
6 4 (1.47%) Umbraco
6 4 (1.47%) WebSphere
7 3 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (1.10%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (0.74%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.74%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.37%) Orchard CMS
9 1 (0.37%) nginx
9 1 (0.37%) Moodle
Applications
1 7 (2.57%) Photoshop
2 5 (1.84%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.37%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.37%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 8 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (2.21%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (0.74%) Office 365
1 2 (0.74%) IaaS
2 1 (0.37%) SaaS
2 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (7.35%) HTTP
2 5 (1.84%) Internet
3 2 (0.74%) Intranet
3 2 (0.74%) SMS
4 1 (0.37%) ATM
4 1 (0.37%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.37%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (16.18%) SQL Server
2 21 (7.72%) MySQL
3 10 (3.68%) RavenDB
4 7 (2.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (2.21%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (2.21%) MongoDB
5 6 (2.21%) Relational Database
6 5 (1.84%) Hadoop
7 4 (1.47%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.74%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.74%) Big Data
9 2 (0.74%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.74%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.37%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (0.37%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.37%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 47 (17.28%) Git (software)
2 22 (8.09%) Visual Studio
2 22 (8.09%) Subversion
3 9 (3.31%) ReSharper
4 7 (2.57%) JIRA
5 6 (2.21%) Maven
5 6 (2.21%) Eclipse
6 4 (1.47%) Gradle
7 3 (1.10%) Grunt
7 3 (1.10%) Axure RP
7 3 (1.10%) Eclipse RCP
7 3 (1.10%) Lombardi
7 3 (1.10%) JUnit
7 3 (1.10%) Selenium
7 3 (1.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.74%) Ant
8 2 (0.74%) SpecFlow
8 2 (0.74%) Jasmine
8 2 (0.74%) Cucumber
General
1 27 (9.93%) Finance
2 10 (3.68%) Telecoms
3 5 (1.84%) Retail
4 4 (1.47%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.10%) Banking
6 1 (0.37%) Advertising
6 1 (0.37%) Publishing
6 1 (0.37%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.37%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.37%) Marketing
6 1 (0.37%) Back Office
6 1 (0.37%) Legal
Job Titles
1 236 (86.76%) Developer
2 53 (19.49%) .NET Developer
3 40 (14.71%) Front-End Developer
4 30 (11.03%) Web Developer
5 25 (9.19%) JavaScript Developer
6 21 (7.72%) Java Developer
7 20 (7.35%) C# Developer
8 18 (6.62%) PHP Developer
9 16 (5.88%) Senior Developer
10 14 (5.15%) ASP.NET Developer
10 14 (5.15%) C# .NET Developer
11 13 (4.78%) Python Developer
12 11 (4.04%) Django Developer
13 10 (3.68%) Designer
14 9 (3.31%) Front-End Web Developer
14 9 (3.31%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 8 (2.94%) Software Developer
15 8 (2.94%) Python/Django Developer
16 7 (2.57%) Node.js Developer
17 6 (2.21%) CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 193 (70.96%) HTML
2 177 (65.07%) CSS
3 92 (33.82%) .NET
4 91 (33.46%) jQuery
5 90 (33.09%) HTML5
6 73 (26.84%) AngularJS
7 68 (25.00%) CSS3
8 42 (15.44%) ASP.NET
9 36 (13.24%) JSON
10 33 (12.13%) Ajax
11 30 (11.03%) Web Services
12 29 (10.66%) Backbone.js
13 27 (9.93%) REST
14 25 (9.19%) WCF
15 24 (8.82%) XML
16 23 (8.46%) ASP.NET MVC
17 22 (8.09%) .NET Framework
18 20 (7.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 19 (6.99%) Entity Framework
19 19 (6.99%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 20 (7.35%) User Experience
2 7 (2.57%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (2.57%) Computer Science
3 6 (2.21%) Visualisation
4 5 (1.84%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.47%) Digital Media
6 3 (1.10%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.10%) Social Network
6 3 (1.10%) Derivative
7 2 (0.74%) Informatics
7 2 (0.74%) N-Tier
7 2 (0.74%) NHS
7 2 (0.74%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.74%) iPhone
7 2 (0.74%) Blog
8 1 (0.37%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.37%) Social Media
8 1 (0.37%) Health Informatics
8 1 (0.37%) E-Learning
8 1 (0.37%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 19 (6.99%) Android
2 17 (6.25%) Linux
3 15 (5.51%) Apple iOS
4 10 (3.68%) UNIX
5 6 (2.21%) Windows
5 6 (2.21%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.74%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.37%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.37%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (49.26%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (27.94%) MVC
3 68 (25.00%) TDD
4 57 (20.96%) Scrum
5 36 (13.24%) OO
6 26 (9.56%) Web Development
6 26 (9.56%) Continuous Integration
7 24 (8.82%) Responsive Web Design
8 23 (8.46%) Unit Testing
8 23 (8.46%) OOP
9 20 (7.35%) SDLC
10 19 (6.99%) E-Commerce
11 18 (6.62%) BDD
12 16 (5.88%) Software Engineering
13 15 (5.51%) Mentoring
13 15 (5.51%) Android Development
13 15 (5.51%) Mobile Development
14 13 (4.78%) iOS Development
14 13 (4.78%) Pair Programming
15 10 (3.68%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 80 (29.41%) C#
2 55 (20.22%) Java
3 47 (17.28%) SQL
4 34 (12.50%) PHP
5 28 (10.29%) Python
6 13 (4.78%) C++
7 11 (4.04%) Ruby
8 7 (2.57%) Perl
9 6 (2.21%) T-SQL
9 6 (2.21%) Objective-C
10 4 (1.47%) Scala
11 3 (1.10%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.10%) VB
12 2 (0.74%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.74%) XQuery
12 2 (0.74%) R
13 1 (0.37%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.37%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.37%) Apex Code
13 1 (0.37%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 17 (6.25%) Degree
2 5 (1.84%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.47%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.37%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.37%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.74%) QA
2 1 (0.37%) HL7
Systems Management
1 3 (1.10%) Puppet
2 2 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.74%) StatsD
3 1 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 28 (10.29%) Microsoft
2 10 (3.68%) Oracle
3 9 (3.31%) Twitter
4 5 (1.84%) HP
4 5 (1.84%) Google
5 4 (1.47%) Adobe
6 3 (1.10%) Red Hat
6 3 (1.10%) Zend
6 3 (1.10%) Facebook
6 3 (1.10%) Apigee
7 2 (0.74%) Mashery
7 2 (0.74%) Kony
7 2 (0.74%) Teradata
7 2 (0.74%) Tableau
7 2 (0.74%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.74%) Citrix
7 2 (0.74%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.37%) IBM
8 1 (0.37%) Sun
8 1 (0.37%) Avaya
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