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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript
Rank 8 9 8
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 159 132 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 11.37% 11.96% 12.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.93% 29.93% 27.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 86 80
Average daily rate
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£325 £335 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.98% +11.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.10 £32.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-4.30% -1.51%
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
514 441 464
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 36.74% 39.95% 45.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 355 279 271
Average daily rate £330 £330 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £208 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £416 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 14
Average hourly rate £24.00 £31.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.58% -4.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £15.58 £17.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.25 £33.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.23% -7.14%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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
Salford -1 4 £375 +3.44% 2
Altrincham 0 2 £380 +8.57% 12
Stockport +5 1 £300 +29.72% 10
Wigan - - - - 7
Ashton-under-Lyne - - - -
Bolton - - - - 13
Bury - - - - 2
Cheadle - - - - 4
Oldham - - - - 2
Rochdale - - - - 2
JavaScript
North West

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 232 (72.50%) HTML
2 225 (70.31%) CSS
3 155 (48.44%) jQuery
4 120 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 119 (37.19%) .NET
6 104 (32.50%) C#
7 84 (26.25%) HTML5
8 81 (25.31%) ASP.NET
8 81 (25.31%) MVC
9 76 (23.75%) XML
9 76 (23.75%) CSS3
10 73 (22.81%) SQL Server
11 69 (21.56%) TDD
12 66 (20.63%) Java
13 59 (18.44%) Web Services
13 59 (18.44%) OO
14 56 (17.50%) PHP
15 54 (16.88%) SQL
16 48 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC
17 47 (14.69%) Scrum
17 47 (14.69%) Ajax
18 46 (14.38%) Microsoft
19 44 (13.75%) XSLT
20 40 (12.50%) Git (software)
21 39 (12.19%) XHTML
22 36 (11.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 35 (10.94%) Web Development
24 32 (10.00%) CMS
24 32 (10.00%) AngularJS
25 31 (9.69%) OOP

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 32 (10.00%) CMS
2 20 (6.25%) Node.js
3 15 (4.69%) SharePoint
4 14 (4.38%) Drupal
5 11 (3.44%) SharePoint 2013
6 10 (3.13%) Apache
7 8 (2.50%) Orchard CMS
8 6 (1.88%) Umbraco
9 5 (1.56%) WebSphere
9 5 (1.56%) Apache Spark
9 5 (1.56%) SharePoint 2010
9 5 (1.56%) WordPress
9 5 (1.56%) Apache Solr
10 4 (1.25%) JBoss
11 3 (0.94%) IIS
11 3 (0.94%) Sitecore CMS
12 2 (0.63%) Liferay
12 2 (0.63%) Confluence
12 2 (0.63%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.63%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 17 (5.31%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.81%) Mingle
3 6 (1.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 5 (1.56%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.63%) MS Office
5 2 (0.63%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.63%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.31%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 8 (2.50%) Magento
2 2 (0.63%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.63%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.31%) Office 365
2 1 (0.31%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.88%) Internet
2 5 (1.56%) HTTP
3 4 (1.25%) Intranet
4 2 (0.63%) AMQP
4 2 (0.63%) FTP
4 2 (0.63%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (22.81%) SQL Server
2 20 (6.25%) MySQL
2 20 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (5.31%) Oracle Database
4 15 (4.69%) RavenDB
5 10 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (2.50%) Relational Database
7 6 (1.88%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (1.25%) Big Data
8 4 (1.25%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.63%) Couchbase
9 2 (0.63%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 2 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.63%) Oracle Discoverer
9 2 (0.63%) SQLPlus
9 2 (0.63%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.63%) SQLite
9 2 (0.63%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 40 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 30 (9.38%) Visual Studio
3 26 (8.13%) Subversion
4 10 (3.13%) JIRA
5 8 (2.50%) Hudson
5 8 (2.50%) Jasmine
6 7 (2.19%) Selenium
6 7 (2.19%) Grunt
6 7 (2.19%) Mercurial
7 6 (1.88%) Bower
7 6 (1.88%) CasperJS
7 6 (1.88%) Maven
8 5 (1.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 5 (1.56%) PhantomJS
8 5 (1.56%) Axure RP
8 5 (1.56%) Behat
8 5 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (1.25%) Xcode
10 3 (0.94%) Eclipse
10 3 (0.94%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (4.06%) Finance
2 8 (2.50%) Marketing
3 7 (2.19%) Retail
4 5 (1.56%) Games
4 5 (1.56%) Publishing
5 1 (0.31%) German Language
5 1 (0.31%) Back Office
5 1 (0.31%) Electronics
5 1 (0.31%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.31%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 274 (85.63%) Developer
2 45 (14.06%) .NET Developer
3 37 (11.56%) C# Developer
3 37 (11.56%) Front-End Developer
4 36 (11.25%) Senior Developer
5 35 (10.94%) Web Developer
6 24 (7.50%) Java Developer
6 24 (7.50%) PHP Developer
7 21 (6.56%) C# .NET Developer
8 20 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
9 17 (5.31%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 16 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
11 15 (4.69%) Designer
12 14 (4.38%) UI Designer
13 13 (4.06%) Front-End Web Developer
14 12 (3.75%) UI Developer
14 12 (3.75%) SharePoint Developer
15 11 (3.44%) UI Programmer
15 11 (3.44%) iOS Developer
16 9 (2.81%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 232 (72.50%) HTML
2 225 (70.31%) CSS
3 155 (48.44%) jQuery
4 119 (37.19%) .NET
5 84 (26.25%) HTML5
6 81 (25.31%) ASP.NET
7 76 (23.75%) XML
7 76 (23.75%) CSS3
8 59 (18.44%) Web Services
9 48 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 47 (14.69%) Ajax
11 44 (13.75%) XSLT
12 39 (12.19%) XHTML
13 36 (11.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 32 (10.00%) AngularJS
15 28 (8.75%) .NET Framework
16 27 (8.44%) JSON
17 25 (7.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 22 (6.88%) RESTful
19 21 (6.56%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 25 (7.81%) Open Source
2 22 (6.88%) Computer Science
3 19 (5.94%) User Experience
4 17 (5.31%) NHS
5 16 (5.00%) Mobile App
6 9 (2.81%) Derivative
6 9 (2.81%) Web 2.0
7 8 (2.50%) Digital Media
7 8 (2.50%) Management Information System
8 6 (1.88%) Embedded Systems
8 6 (1.88%) N-Tier
9 5 (1.56%) Algorithms
9 5 (1.56%) Linked Data
10 4 (1.25%) Visualisation
10 4 (1.25%) Data Structures
10 4 (1.25%) Informatics
10 4 (1.25%) Animation
10 4 (1.25%) IPTV
11 3 (0.94%) W3C
11 3 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 27 (8.44%) Apple iOS
2 25 (7.81%) Linux
3 19 (5.94%) Android
4 14 (4.38%) Windows
5 13 (4.06%) UNIX
6 8 (2.50%) Windows Phone
7 7 (2.19%) Mac OS X
8 4 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.63%) HPUX
9 2 (0.63%) VMS
9 2 (0.63%) Debian
9 2 (0.63%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (25.31%) MVC
3 69 (21.56%) TDD
4 59 (18.44%) OO
5 47 (14.69%) Scrum
6 35 (10.94%) Web Development
7 31 (9.69%) OOP
8 29 (9.06%) Web Design
9 24 (7.50%) Unit Testing
10 22 (6.88%) Software Engineering
10 22 (6.88%) Continuous Integration
10 22 (6.88%) iOS Development
10 22 (6.88%) Mentoring
11 21 (6.56%) E-Commerce
12 18 (5.63%) SOA
13 17 (5.31%) Responsive Web Design
13 17 (5.31%) BDD
14 13 (4.06%) Content Management
15 12 (3.75%) Technical Architecture
16 11 (3.44%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 104 (32.50%) C#
2 66 (20.63%) Java
3 56 (17.50%) PHP
4 54 (16.88%) SQL
5 30 (9.38%) T-SQL
6 23 (7.19%) XPath
7 17 (5.31%) Ruby
8 15 (4.69%) Python
9 11 (3.44%) C++
9 11 (3.44%) Scala
10 8 (2.50%) Clojure
10 8 (2.50%) XQuery
10 8 (2.50%) Objective-C
11 5 (1.56%) VB6
11 5 (1.56%) VBScript
11 5 (1.56%) VB
12 4 (1.25%) SPARQL
12 4 (1.25%) PowerShell
12 4 (1.25%) PL/SQL
12 4 (1.25%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (6.25%) Degree
2 5 (1.56%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.63%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.56%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.63%) Firmware
Vendors
1 46 (14.38%) Microsoft
2 21 (6.56%) Oracle
3 13 (4.06%) Red Hat
4 7 (2.19%) Adobe
5 5 (1.56%) Google
5 5 (1.56%) Xamarin
5 5 (1.56%) Atmel
6 3 (0.94%) HP
6 3 (0.94%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.63%) Tableau
7 2 (0.63%) Appcelerator
7 2 (0.63%) Facebook
7 2 (0.63%) Kony
7 2 (0.63%) Business Objects
7 2 (0.63%) ESRI
7 2 (0.63%) Telerik
7 2 (0.63%) Atlassian
7 2 (0.63%) Zend
8 1 (0.31%) IBM
8 1 (0.31%) SAP
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Rate: £275 - £300 per day
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Rate: From £250 to £350 per day on experience
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Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
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Rate: £300 - £325 per day
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