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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 23 24 8
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -16
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 21 14 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 6.42% 3.65% 9.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.10% 15.05% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 7
Median daily rate £325 £305 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.55% +12.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £225 £174
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £350 £334
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £341 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.46% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £18.80 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +25.00%
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
116 93 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 35.47% 24.22% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 50 31
Median daily rate £325 £310 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% -22.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £440 £472
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £18.80 £19.98 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.90% +33.20%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +4.22%

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 +9 20 £325 +4.00% 9
JavaScript
North West

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 33 (63.46%) HTML
2 30 (57.69%) CSS
3 28 (53.85%) Java
4 25 (48.08%) Web Services
5 18 (34.62%) E-Commerce
6 17 (32.69%) JSP
6 17 (32.69%) SQL
6 17 (32.69%) Oracle
7 16 (30.77%) XML
8 15 (28.85%) Ajax
9 13 (25.00%) JBoss
9 13 (25.00%) ATG
9 13 (25.00%) ATG Dynamo
10 12 (23.08%) System Testing
11 11 (21.15%) PHP
12 9 (17.31%) MySQL
12 9 (17.31%) Endeca
13 8 (15.38%) Maven
13 8 (15.38%) C#
13 8 (15.38%) Ant
13 8 (15.38%) PL/SQL
13 8 (15.38%) Oracle Database 10g
13 8 (15.38%) Oracle Database
14 7 (13.46%) CSS3
14 7 (13.46%) AngularJS
14 7 (13.46%) HTML5
14 7 (13.46%) MVC
14 7 (13.46%) WebLogic
14 7 (13.46%) Web Development
15 6 (11.54%) JIRA

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 (25.00%) ATG Dynamo
1 13 (25.00%) JBoss
2 7 (13.46%) WebLogic
3 5 (9.62%) Apache Spark
3 5 (9.62%) SAS
4 4 (7.69%) Oracle Service Bus
5 3 (5.77%) Confluence
6 2 (3.85%) ColdFusion
6 2 (3.85%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (1.92%) CMS
7 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.92%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Photoshop
2 2 (3.85%) Mingle
3 1 (1.92%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.62%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.77%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 3 (5.77%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (5.77%) Amazon EMR
2 3 (5.77%) Amazon Kinesis
2 3 (5.77%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (5.77%) AWS CloudTrail
2 3 (5.77%) AWS Lambda
2 3 (5.77%) GitHub
2 3 (5.77%) Route 53
3 2 (3.85%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 2 (3.85%) Amazon S3
3 2 (3.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (1.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.77%) OpenVPN
2 2 (3.85%) Internet
2 2 (3.85%) Network Security
3 1 (1.92%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.31%) MySQL
2 8 (15.38%) Oracle Database
2 8 (15.38%) Oracle Database 10g
3 5 (9.62%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (9.62%) Apache Hive
3 5 (9.62%) Hadoop
3 5 (9.62%) SQL Server
4 4 (7.69%) Oracle ODI
5 3 (5.77%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (5.77%) DataStax
5 3 (5.77%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (5.77%) SAS Enterprise Miner
6 2 (3.85%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.92%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (15.38%) Ant
1 8 (15.38%) Maven
2 6 (11.54%) JIRA
3 5 (9.62%) Git (software)
4 4 (7.69%) GitLab
4 4 (7.69%) Jenkins
4 4 (7.69%) Subversion
5 3 (5.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (3.85%) JDeveloper
6 2 (3.85%) Selenium
7 1 (1.92%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.92%) gulp
7 1 (1.92%) NetBeans
7 1 (1.92%) RSpec
7 1 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.92%) Vagrant
7 1 (1.92%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.92%) Zend Studio
General
1 5 (9.62%) Finance
Job Titles
1 42 (80.77%) Developer
2 13 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 8 (15.38%) PHP Developer
4 5 (9.62%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 5 (9.62%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (7.69%) HTML CSS Developer
5 4 (7.69%) HTML Developer
5 4 (7.69%) Web Developer
6 3 (5.77%) Angular Developer
6 3 (5.77%) Applications Developer
6 3 (5.77%) Architect
6 3 (5.77%) Designer
6 3 (5.77%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (5.77%) Senior Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) AWS Architect
7 2 (3.85%) AWS Developer
7 2 (3.85%) CRM Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (63.46%) HTML
2 30 (57.69%) CSS
3 25 (48.08%) Web Services
4 17 (32.69%) JSP
5 16 (30.77%) XML
6 15 (28.85%) Ajax
7 7 (13.46%) AngularJS
7 7 (13.46%) CSS3
7 7 (13.46%) HTML5
8 6 (11.54%) .NET
9 4 (7.69%) REST
9 4 (7.69%) SOAP
10 3 (5.77%) ASP.NET
10 3 (5.77%) jQuery
10 3 (5.77%) Symfony
11 2 (3.85%) J2EE
11 2 (3.85%) JSF
11 2 (3.85%) JSON
11 2 (3.85%) Oracle ADF
11 2 (3.85%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.69%) User Experience
2 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.77%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (5.77%) iPad
3 2 (3.85%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.92%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.92%) FMCG
4 1 (1.92%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.69%) Windows
1 4 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (5.77%) Linux
2 3 (5.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (3.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (34.62%) E-Commerce
2 12 (23.08%) System Testing
3 7 (13.46%) MVC
3 7 (13.46%) Web Development
4 6 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (9.62%) Front End Development
5 5 (9.62%) Scrum
5 5 (9.62%) TDD
6 4 (7.69%) CRM
6 4 (7.69%) OO
7 3 (5.77%) MapReduce
7 3 (5.77%) Migration
7 3 (5.77%) Wireframes
8 2 (3.85%) Agile Project Management
8 2 (3.85%) BDD
8 2 (3.85%) Defect Management
8 2 (3.85%) ERP
8 2 (3.85%) Functional Testing
8 2 (3.85%) Project Management
8 2 (3.85%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (53.85%) Java
2 17 (32.69%) SQL
3 11 (21.15%) PHP
4 8 (15.38%) C#
4 8 (15.38%) PL/SQL
5 6 (11.54%) Ruby
6 5 (9.62%) PowerShell
6 5 (9.62%) Python
6 5 (9.62%) Scala
7 3 (5.77%) PHP 5
8 2 (3.85%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 1 (1.92%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.85%) Squid
Systems Management
1 6 (11.54%) Puppet
2 3 (5.77%) Nessus
2 3 (5.77%) Oozie
2 3 (5.77%) Rundeck
3 2 (3.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (1.92%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 17 (32.69%) Oracle
2 13 (25.00%) ATG
3 9 (17.31%) Endeca
4 5 (9.62%) Hortonworks
5 3 (5.77%) AppDynamics
5 3 (5.77%) Atlassian
5 3 (5.77%) Qualys
5 3 (5.77%) Zend
6 2 (3.85%) Chordiant
6 2 (3.85%) Sony
7 1 (1.92%) Adobe
7 1 (1.92%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.92%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.92%) VMware