The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
North West / Manchester
Rank 5 6 9
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 176 249 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 13.09% 13.00% 11.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.99% 32.51% 31.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 150 128
Median daily rate £375 £350 £346
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £476 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 13 0
Median hourly rate - £29.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.25 £33.88 £32.25
% change year-on-year
+1.10% +5.03%

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
568 766 525
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 42.23% 39.98% 36.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 391 468 370
Median daily rate £388 £350 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £263 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 28 8
Median hourly rate £35.00 £29.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% +20.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.55 £14.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing JavaScript as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 21 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford +8 18 £425 +21.42% 1
Stockport +3 3 £315 -5.97% 9
Bolton -3 3 £388 +19.23% 4
Altrincham - 2 £375 - 3
Wigan 0 1 £338 - 1
Oldham - 1 - - 4
JavaScript
North West

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 246 (57.88%) HTML
2 217 (51.06%) CSS
3 186 (43.76%) Agile Software Development
4 149 (35.06%) AngularJS
5 134 (31.53%) C#
5 134 (31.53%) .NET
6 117 (27.53%) Java
7 115 (27.06%) TDD
8 113 (26.59%) HTML5
9 101 (23.76%) MVC
10 91 (21.41%) Scrum
11 83 (19.53%) ASP.NET
12 77 (18.12%) React
13 76 (17.88%) SQL
14 75 (17.65%) jQuery
14 75 (17.65%) BDD
15 71 (16.71%) Web Development
16 65 (15.29%) SQL Server
17 61 (14.35%) Node.js
18 59 (13.88%) Web Services
19 58 (13.65%) Git (software)
20 57 (13.41%) CSS3
21 56 (13.18%) Software Engineering
22 55 (12.94%) Front End Development
23 48 (11.29%) PHP
24 46 (10.82%) MySQL
24 46 (10.82%) NoSQL
25 43 (10.12%) User Experience
26 41 (9.65%) Mobile App
26 41 (9.65%) OO

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 40 (9.41%) CMS
2 35 (8.24%) Umbraco
3 15 (3.53%) GeoServer
4 10 (2.35%) SharePoint
5 8 (1.88%) Sitecore CMS
5 8 (1.88%) WordPress
6 7 (1.65%) Tomcat
7 6 (1.41%) nginx
8 5 (1.18%) Jetty
8 5 (1.18%) Sitefinity
9 4 (0.94%) Apache
9 4 (0.94%) Confluence
9 4 (0.94%) IIS
10 2 (0.47%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.47%) Drupal
10 2 (0.47%) JBoss
10 2 (0.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (0.47%) SAS
10 2 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.24%) Magnolia
Applications
1 12 (2.82%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.18%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.47%) InVision
4 1 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.24%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.24%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.24%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (1.41%) Magento
2 2 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 21 (4.94%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (2.35%) GitHub
4 8 (1.88%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.94%) Slack
5 4 (0.94%) TestFlight
6 3 (0.71%) SaaS
7 2 (0.47%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.47%) Office 365
7 2 (0.47%) PaaS
8 1 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.24%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.12%) HTTP
1 9 (2.12%) LDAP
2 7 (1.65%) Network Security
3 4 (0.94%) AMQP
3 4 (0.94%) Internet
4 2 (0.47%) Firewall
4 2 (0.47%) SAN
5 1 (0.24%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.24%) DHCP
5 1 (0.24%) DNS
5 1 (0.24%) NAS
5 1 (0.24%) NFC
5 1 (0.24%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (15.29%) SQL Server
2 46 (10.82%) MySQL
2 46 (10.82%) NoSQL
3 30 (7.06%) MongoDB
4 20 (4.71%) PostgreSQL
5 18 (4.24%) SQL Server 2008
6 16 (3.76%) Relational Database
7 12 (2.82%) SQL Server 2014
8 11 (2.59%) Couchbase
9 10 (2.35%) Apache Cassandra
10 6 (1.41%) Redis
11 5 (1.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 4 (0.94%) GIS
12 4 (0.94%) phpMyAdmin
12 4 (0.94%) SQLite
13 3 (0.71%) Big Data
13 3 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
13 3 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 3 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 2 (0.47%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 58 (13.65%) Git (software)
2 36 (8.47%) Jenkins
3 35 (8.24%) Cucumber
4 25 (5.88%) Jasmine
4 25 (5.88%) JIRA
4 25 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
5 14 (3.29%) Maven
6 12 (2.82%) Gradle
6 12 (2.82%) Grunt
6 12 (2.82%) gulp
6 12 (2.82%) Selenium
7 11 (2.59%) JBehave
7 11 (2.59%) Karma Test Runner
7 11 (2.59%) Mercurial
8 10 (2.35%) JUnit
9 9 (2.12%) Subversion
9 9 (2.12%) Visual Studio
10 8 (1.88%) Babel
10 8 (1.88%) PhantomJS
11 6 (1.41%) Protractor
General
1 35 (8.24%) Games
2 32 (7.53%) Finance
3 11 (2.59%) Marketing
4 9 (2.12%) Advertising
4 9 (2.12%) Banking
4 9 (2.12%) Manufacturing
4 9 (2.12%) Retail
5 3 (0.71%) Publishing
6 2 (0.47%) Electronics
6 2 (0.47%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.47%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.24%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.24%) Legal
7 1 (0.24%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 373 (87.76%) Developer
2 99 (23.29%) JavaScript Developer
3 68 (16.00%) .NET Developer
4 49 (11.53%) Java Developer
5 46 (10.82%) Senior Developer
6 44 (10.35%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 41 (9.65%) C# Developer
8 34 (8.00%) C# .NET Developer
8 34 (8.00%) Web Developer
9 32 (7.53%) HTML Developer
10 27 (6.35%) Angular Developer
11 26 (6.12%) Full Stack Developer
12 24 (5.65%) PHP Developer
13 19 (4.47%) Consultant
13 19 (4.47%) HTML CSS Developer
14 18 (4.24%) Node.js Developer
14 18 (4.24%) Umbraco Developer
15 17 (4.00%) Android Developer
16 16 (3.76%) ASP.NET Developer
17 14 (3.29%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 246 (57.88%) HTML
2 217 (51.06%) CSS
3 149 (35.06%) AngularJS
4 134 (31.53%) .NET
5 113 (26.59%) HTML5
6 83 (19.53%) ASP.NET
7 77 (18.12%) React
8 75 (17.65%) jQuery
9 61 (14.35%) Node.js
10 59 (13.88%) Web Services
11 57 (13.41%) CSS3
12 37 (8.71%) .NET Framework
13 36 (8.47%) ASP.NET MVC
13 36 (8.47%) RESTful
14 35 (8.24%) JSON
14 35 (8.24%) Spring
15 33 (7.76%) XML
16 31 (7.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 30 (7.06%) Sass
18 29 (6.82%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 43 (10.12%) User Experience
2 41 (9.65%) Mobile App
3 19 (4.47%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (2.12%) Web 2.0
5 7 (1.65%) Digital Media
5 7 (1.65%) Mobile Games
6 6 (1.41%) 3D Graphics
6 6 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (1.18%) Fintech
7 5 (1.18%) iPhone
8 4 (0.94%) Computer Science
8 4 (0.94%) iPad
9 3 (0.71%) Interactive TV
9 3 (0.71%) MHEG
10 2 (0.47%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.47%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.47%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.47%) IPTV
10 2 (0.47%) New Media
11 1 (0.24%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 37 (8.71%) Android
2 29 (6.82%) Apple iOS
3 21 (4.94%) Linux
4 14 (3.29%) Windows
5 7 (1.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (0.94%) Mac OS X
6 4 (0.94%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.71%) Unix
7 3 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.24%) AIX
9 1 (0.24%) CentOS
9 1 (0.24%) Debian
9 1 (0.24%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.24%) Windows CE
9 1 (0.24%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 186 (43.76%) Agile Software Development
2 115 (27.06%) TDD
3 101 (23.76%) MVC
4 91 (21.41%) Scrum
5 75 (17.65%) BDD
6 71 (16.71%) Web Development
7 56 (13.18%) Software Engineering
8 55 (12.94%) Front End Development
9 41 (9.65%) OO
10 34 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
11 31 (7.29%) SDLC
12 29 (6.82%) Open Source
13 23 (5.41%) E-Commerce
14 21 (4.94%) Responsive Web Design
15 20 (4.71%) Android Development
15 20 (4.71%) OOP
16 19 (4.47%) Unit Testing
17 18 (4.24%) CRM
17 18 (4.24%) Data Modelling
17 18 (4.24%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 134 (31.53%) C#
2 117 (27.53%) Java
3 76 (17.88%) SQL
4 48 (11.29%) PHP
5 28 (6.59%) Python
6 21 (4.94%) Ruby
7 16 (3.76%) ES6
8 14 (3.29%) C++
9 12 (2.82%) Objective-C
10 10 (2.35%) Groovy
10 10 (2.35%) Scala
11 8 (1.88%) Clojure
12 6 (1.41%) ActionScript
12 6 (1.41%) Apple Swift
12 6 (1.41%) T-SQL
12 6 (1.41%) TypeScript
13 5 (1.18%) VB.NET
14 4 (0.94%) VB
15 3 (0.71%) ECMAScript
15 3 (0.71%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (5.18%) Degree
2 9 (2.12%) Security Cleared
3 8 (1.88%) SC Cleared
4 6 (1.41%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (5.41%) QA
2 3 (0.71%) SDET
3 1 (0.24%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.24%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 9 (2.12%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (0.94%) Docker
3 2 (0.47%) Varnish
4 1 (0.24%) NFS
4 1 (0.24%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (1.65%) Puppet
2 4 (0.94%) Ansible
3 2 (0.47%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.24%) EMC VPLEX
Vendors
1 27 (6.35%) Microsoft
2 16 (3.76%) ServiceNow
3 15 (3.53%) ESRI
4 13 (3.06%) Xamarin
5 12 (2.82%) Sitecore
6 9 (2.12%) Oracle
7 7 (1.65%) Red Hat
8 5 (1.18%) Twitter
9 4 (0.94%) Adobe
10 3 (0.71%) Ektron
10 3 (0.71%) Google
10 3 (0.71%) OpenTV
11 2 (0.47%) EPiServer
11 2 (0.47%) Perforce
11 2 (0.47%) SAP
11 2 (0.47%) Zend
12 1 (0.24%) Cisco
12 1 (0.24%) EMC
12 1 (0.24%) HP
12 1 (0.24%) IBM
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