The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 14 32 10
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -22
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 30 9 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 9.06% 2.48% 10.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.81% 12.86% 27.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 8 10
Median daily rate £325 £293 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -0.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £333 £333
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £18.80 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-13.90% +16.15%
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 Merseyside region.

Programming Languages Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
126 70 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 38.07% 19.28% 36.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 50 37
Median daily rate £330 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £206 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £408
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Median hourly rate £18.80 £16.23 £175.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.83% -90.72%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.09%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Merseyside region citing JavaScript as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JavaScript across the Merseyside region.

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

JavaScript
Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

JavaScript Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript across the Merseyside region.

JavaScript Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

JavaScript
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 4 May 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
Liverpool +13 26 £325 +4.00% 22
St Helens - 2 £240 -
JavaScript
North West

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 35 (61.40%) HTML
2 31 (54.39%) CSS
3 30 (52.63%) Java
4 25 (43.86%) Web Services
5 20 (35.09%) E-Commerce
6 18 (31.58%) Ajax
7 17 (29.82%) XML
7 17 (29.82%) JSP
7 17 (29.82%) SQL
8 14 (24.56%) Oracle
9 13 (22.81%) JBoss
9 13 (22.81%) ATG
9 13 (22.81%) ATG Dynamo
9 13 (22.81%) System Testing
10 12 (21.05%) AngularJS
11 11 (19.30%) PHP
12 10 (17.54%) HTML5
12 10 (17.54%) CSS3
13 9 (15.79%) Oracle Database
13 9 (15.79%) PL/SQL
13 9 (15.79%) C#
13 9 (15.79%) Ant
13 9 (15.79%) MVC
13 9 (15.79%) Oracle Database 10g
13 9 (15.79%) Maven
14 8 (14.04%) Finance
15 7 (12.28%) MySQL
15 7 (12.28%) .NET
15 7 (12.28%) Unit Testing
16 6 (10.53%) jQuery

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 13 (22.81%) ATG Dynamo
1 13 (22.81%) JBoss
2 5 (8.77%) WebLogic
3 3 (5.26%) Apache Spark
3 3 (5.26%) Node.js
3 3 (5.26%) SAS
4 2 (3.51%) Oracle Service Bus
4 2 (3.51%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (1.75%) CMS
5 1 (1.75%) Confluence
5 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.75%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.75%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.51%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (1.75%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.75%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (1.75%) Amazon Kinesis
3 1 (1.75%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (1.75%) AWS CloudTrail
3 1 (1.75%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (1.75%) GitHub
3 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.75%) Office 365
3 1 (1.75%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.26%) GSM
1 3 (5.26%) HTTP
1 3 (5.26%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.51%) Network Security
3 1 (1.75%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.79%) Oracle Database
1 9 (15.79%) Oracle Database 10g
2 7 (12.28%) MySQL
3 5 (8.77%) SQL Server
4 3 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (5.26%) Apache Hive
4 3 (5.26%) Hadoop
5 2 (3.51%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (1.75%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.75%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.75%) DataStax
6 1 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.75%) SAS Enterprise Miner
6 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (15.79%) Ant
1 9 (15.79%) Maven
2 6 (10.53%) Git (software)
3 4 (7.02%) Subversion
3 4 (7.02%) Visual Studio
4 3 (5.26%) gulp
5 2 (3.51%) JDeveloper
5 2 (3.51%) JIRA
6 1 (1.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.75%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.75%) GitLab
6 1 (1.75%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.75%) NetBeans
6 1 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.75%) Zend Studio
General
1 8 (14.04%) Finance
2 3 (5.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 50 (87.72%) Developer
2 18 (31.58%) Java Developer
3 8 (14.04%) JavaScript Developer
3 8 (14.04%) PHP Developer
4 5 (8.77%) Angular Developer
5 4 (7.02%) Designer
5 4 (7.02%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 4 (7.02%) HTML CSS Developer
5 4 (7.02%) HTML Developer
6 3 (5.26%) .NET Developer
6 3 (5.26%) Applications Developer
6 3 (5.26%) CRM Developer
6 3 (5.26%) Embedded Developer
6 3 (5.26%) Embedded Software Developer
6 3 (5.26%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Node.js Developer
6 3 (5.26%) Senior Developer
6 3 (5.26%) Software Developer
6 3 (5.26%) Software Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (61.40%) HTML
2 31 (54.39%) CSS
3 25 (43.86%) Web Services
4 18 (31.58%) Ajax
5 17 (29.82%) JSP
5 17 (29.82%) XML
6 12 (21.05%) AngularJS
7 10 (17.54%) CSS3
7 10 (17.54%) HTML5
8 7 (12.28%) .NET
9 6 (10.53%) jQuery
9 6 (10.53%) Spring
10 4 (7.02%) EJB
10 4 (7.02%) EJB 3.0
10 4 (7.02%) REST
10 4 (7.02%) RESTful
10 4 (7.02%) SOAP
11 3 (5.26%) Backbone.js
11 3 (5.26%) Express
11 3 (5.26%) React
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.77%) iPad
1 5 (8.77%) User Experience
2 3 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (5.26%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (3.51%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.75%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.75%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.02%) Linux
2 2 (3.51%) Windows
2 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (35.09%) E-Commerce
2 13 (22.81%) System Testing
3 9 (15.79%) MVC
4 7 (12.28%) Unit Testing
5 6 (10.53%) OO
5 6 (10.53%) Web Development
6 5 (8.77%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (8.77%) CRM
6 5 (8.77%) Scrum
7 4 (7.02%) Front End Development
7 4 (7.02%) TDD
7 4 (7.02%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (5.26%) Embedded Software Development
8 3 (5.26%) Isomorphic JavaScript
8 3 (5.26%) OOD
8 3 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (5.26%) Service Design
8 3 (5.26%) Software Architecture
8 3 (5.26%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 30 (52.63%) Java
2 17 (29.82%) SQL
3 11 (19.30%) PHP
4 9 (15.79%) C#
4 9 (15.79%) PL/SQL
5 3 (5.26%) PHP 5
5 3 (5.26%) PowerShell
5 3 (5.26%) Python
5 3 (5.26%) Ruby
5 3 (5.26%) Scala
6 2 (3.51%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 1 (1.75%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (5.26%) Puppet
2 2 (3.51%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.75%) Nessus
3 1 (1.75%) Oozie
3 1 (1.75%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 14 (24.56%) Oracle
2 13 (22.81%) ATG
3 6 (10.53%) Endeca
4 3 (5.26%) Hortonworks
4 3 (5.26%) Zend
5 2 (3.51%) Chordiant
5 2 (3.51%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.75%) Adobe
6 1 (1.75%) AppDynamics
6 1 (1.75%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.75%) Qualys
6 1 (1.75%) VMware
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