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 30 September 2016 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 7 17 12
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -5
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 220 132 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 12.14% 7.04% 10.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.60% 21.57% 27.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 83 88
Median daily rate £388 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £285 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +7.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 1
Median hourly rate £15.00 £41.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.41% +36.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.85 £36.50 £33.03
% change year-on-year
+3.69% +10.52%
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
719 612 519
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 39.68% 32.66% 37.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 514 373 353
Median daily rate £388 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £264 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 27 8
Median hourly rate £28.50 £37.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% +78.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.30 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.25 £42.00 £30.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

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 30 September 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Stockport +2 23 £425 +25.92% 12
Salford -9 8 £419 +15.51% 4
Bolton - 2 £288 - 6
Altrincham +2 1 £370 - 9
JavaScript
North West

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, 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.

1 273 (62.33%) HTML
2 251 (57.31%) CSS
3 208 (47.49%) Agile Software Development
4 143 (32.65%) C#
4 143 (32.65%) .NET
5 141 (32.19%) Java
6 128 (29.22%) HTML5
7 122 (27.85%) AngularJS
8 119 (27.17%) MVC
9 106 (24.20%) jQuery
10 104 (23.74%) Web Development
11 103 (23.52%) TDD
12 98 (22.37%) CSS3
13 91 (20.78%) SQL Server
13 91 (20.78%) ASP.NET
14 88 (20.09%) PHP
15 78 (17.81%) Scrum
16 74 (16.89%) SQL
17 69 (15.75%) Front End Development
18 59 (13.47%) ASP.NET MVC
19 56 (12.79%) Git (software)
19 56 (12.79%) JSON
19 56 (12.79%) Spring
20 53 (12.10%) BDD
21 52 (11.87%) Continuous Integration
22 51 (11.64%) XML
23 46 (10.50%) MySQL
23 46 (10.50%) Node.js
24 44 (10.05%) Web Services
25 42 (9.59%) Open Source

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 33 (7.53%) CMS
2 21 (4.79%) Tomcat
3 18 (4.11%) GeoServer
4 15 (3.42%) Apache
5 12 (2.74%) JBoss
6 11 (2.51%) SharePoint
6 11 (2.51%) Umbraco
7 9 (2.05%) WordPress
8 7 (1.60%) Sitecore CMS
9 6 (1.37%) Drupal
10 5 (1.14%) nginx
10 5 (1.14%) Sitefinity
11 4 (0.91%) EPiServer CMS
11 4 (0.91%) IIS
11 4 (0.91%) Jetty
12 3 (0.68%) ArcGIS
12 3 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
13 2 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
13 2 (0.46%) Elasticsearch
13 2 (0.46%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (2.05%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.14%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.68%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.46%) Fireworks
4 2 (0.46%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (2.97%) Magento
2 6 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.23%) nopCommerce
3 1 (0.23%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.23%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 25 (5.71%) GitHub
2 23 (5.25%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (4.34%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.68%) Office 365
6 2 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.46%) Google App Engine
6 2 (0.46%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.46%) PaaS
6 2 (0.46%) TestFlight
7 1 (0.23%) SaaS
7 1 (0.23%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 30 (6.85%) Network Security
2 17 (3.88%) HTTP
3 4 (0.91%) AMQP
4 3 (0.68%) HTTPS
4 3 (0.68%) Internet
4 3 (0.68%) LDAP
5 2 (0.46%) NAS
5 2 (0.46%) SAN
6 1 (0.23%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.23%) CTI
6 1 (0.23%) DNS
6 1 (0.23%) Intranet
6 1 (0.23%) NFC
6 1 (0.23%) SSL
6 1 (0.23%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (20.78%) SQL Server
2 46 (10.50%) MySQL
3 35 (7.99%) NoSQL
4 22 (5.02%) PostgreSQL
5 21 (4.79%) MongoDB
6 14 (3.20%) GIS
7 10 (2.28%) Couchbase
7 10 (2.28%) Hadoop
8 9 (2.05%) Redis
8 9 (2.05%) Relational Database
9 8 (1.83%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (1.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 5 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 2 (0.46%) Hazelcast
13 2 (0.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 2 (0.46%) SQLite
14 1 (0.23%) Data Warehouse
14 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 56 (12.79%) Git (software)
2 38 (8.68%) Jenkins
3 26 (5.94%) Cucumber
4 23 (5.25%) Jasmine
4 23 (5.25%) Mercurial
5 17 (3.88%) JIRA
6 15 (3.42%) Visual Studio
7 14 (3.20%) Grunt
7 14 (3.20%) Team Foundation Server
8 13 (2.97%) Maven
9 12 (2.74%) Karma Test Runner
10 10 (2.28%) Subversion
11 9 (2.05%) gulp
11 9 (2.05%) Selenium
12 8 (1.83%) PhantomJS
13 6 (1.37%) Gradle
13 6 (1.37%) Protractor
13 6 (1.37%) TestNG
14 5 (1.14%) JUnit
14 5 (1.14%) Xcode
General
1 26 (5.94%) Finance
2 15 (3.42%) Marketing
2 15 (3.42%) Retail
3 10 (2.28%) Manufacturing
4 9 (2.05%) Advertising
5 6 (1.37%) Games
6 4 (0.91%) Banking
6 4 (0.91%) Financial Institution
7 3 (0.68%) Publishing
7 3 (0.68%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.23%) Billing
8 1 (0.23%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.23%) Law
8 1 (0.23%) Mandarin Language
8 1 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 375 (85.62%) Developer
2 78 (17.81%) .NET Developer
3 70 (15.98%) JavaScript Developer
4 68 (15.53%) Java Developer
5 52 (11.87%) Senior Developer
6 49 (11.19%) C# Developer
7 42 (9.59%) Web Developer
8 38 (8.68%) C# .NET Developer
9 35 (7.99%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 32 (7.31%) HTML Developer
11 31 (7.08%) ASP.NET Developer
12 29 (6.62%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 28 (6.39%) Angular Developer
14 26 (5.94%) Node.js Developer
14 26 (5.94%) Senior Java Developer
15 23 (5.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 23 (5.25%) HTML CSS Developer
15 23 (5.25%) PHP Developer
16 20 (4.57%) Full Stack Developer
17 19 (4.34%) Senior Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 273 (62.33%) HTML
2 251 (57.31%) CSS
3 143 (32.65%) .NET
4 128 (29.22%) HTML5
5 122 (27.85%) AngularJS
6 106 (24.20%) jQuery
7 98 (22.37%) CSS3
8 91 (20.78%) ASP.NET
9 59 (13.47%) ASP.NET MVC
10 56 (12.79%) JSON
10 56 (12.79%) Spring
11 51 (11.64%) XML
12 46 (10.50%) Node.js
13 44 (10.05%) Web Services
14 40 (9.13%) React
15 39 (8.90%) .NET Framework
15 39 (8.90%) Hibernate
16 38 (8.68%) Sass
17 36 (8.22%) REST
18 33 (7.53%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 42 (9.59%) User Experience
2 30 (6.85%) Digital Media
3 21 (4.79%) Enterprise Software
4 16 (3.65%) Mobile App
5 5 (1.14%) Inversion of Control
6 4 (0.91%) Computer Science
6 4 (0.91%) NHS
7 3 (0.68%) Animation
7 3 (0.68%) Data Centre
7 3 (0.68%) Interactive TV
7 3 (0.68%) MHEG
7 3 (0.68%) N-Tier
7 3 (0.68%) Video on Demand
8 2 (0.46%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (0.46%) Cryptography
8 2 (0.46%) Driving Licence
8 2 (0.46%) iPad
8 2 (0.46%) iPhone
8 2 (0.46%) IPTV
8 2 (0.46%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 24 (5.48%) Linux
2 17 (3.88%) Windows
3 13 (2.97%) Apple iOS
4 9 (2.05%) Android
5 4 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.46%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.46%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (0.46%) Windows NT
6 2 (0.46%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.23%) AIX
7 1 (0.23%) Solaris
7 1 (0.23%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.23%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.23%) Windows CE
7 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 208 (47.49%) Agile Software Development
2 119 (27.17%) MVC
3 104 (23.74%) Web Development
4 103 (23.52%) TDD
5 78 (17.81%) Scrum
6 69 (15.75%) Front End Development
7 53 (12.10%) BDD
8 52 (11.87%) Continuous Integration
9 42 (9.59%) Open Source
10 41 (9.36%) OO
11 38 (8.68%) CRM
12 36 (8.22%) OOP
13 35 (7.99%) Microservices
14 33 (7.53%) E-Commerce
15 32 (7.31%) ERP
15 32 (7.31%) SOA
16 28 (6.39%) Software Engineering
16 28 (6.39%) Unit Testing
17 23 (5.25%) Responsive Web Design
18 21 (4.79%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 143 (32.65%) C#
2 141 (32.19%) Java
3 88 (20.09%) PHP
4 74 (16.89%) SQL
5 29 (6.62%) Python
5 29 (6.62%) Ruby
6 23 (5.25%) Groovy
7 19 (4.34%) Clojure
7 19 (4.34%) Scala
8 12 (2.74%) Objective-C
9 11 (2.51%) C++
10 9 (2.05%) VB.NET
11 7 (1.60%) T-SQL
11 7 (1.60%) TypeScript
12 6 (1.37%) Apple Swift
12 6 (1.37%) VB
13 4 (0.91%) PL/SQL
14 3 (0.68%) ActionScript
14 3 (0.68%) Lua
14 3 (0.68%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (3.65%) Degree
2 8 (1.83%) Security Cleared
3 3 (0.68%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (0.46%) ISEB
4 2 (0.46%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (0.46%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.14%) QA
2 3 (0.68%) SDET
3 2 (0.46%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.23%) HL7
System Software
1 20 (4.57%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.46%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.46%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.46%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (2.51%) Puppet
2 5 (1.14%) Ansible
3 4 (0.91%) SCCM
4 3 (0.68%) HP SiteScope
4 3 (0.68%) Nagios
4 3 (0.68%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.23%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.23%) EMC VPLEX
Vendors
1 31 (7.08%) Microsoft
2 18 (4.11%) ESRI
3 16 (3.65%) Oracle
4 11 (2.51%) Sitecore
5 10 (2.28%) IBM
5 10 (2.28%) Xamarin
6 8 (1.83%) Google
7 7 (1.60%) Zend
8 4 (0.91%) Adobe
8 4 (0.91%) EPiServer
8 4 (0.91%) VMware
9 3 (0.68%) Facebook
9 3 (0.68%) OpenTV
9 3 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (0.68%) Splunk
9 3 (0.68%) Telerik
9 3 (0.68%) Twitter
9 3 (0.68%) WorldPay
10 2 (0.46%) Rackspace
10 2 (0.46%) SaltStack
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