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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 12 18 23
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +5
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 26 22 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 8.47% 6.18% 5.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.03% 25.88% 22.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 8
Median daily rate £378 £325 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.15% +13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £263 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £413 £383
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.25 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+14.16% -7.69%
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
118 85 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 38.44% 23.88% 24.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 40 43
Median daily rate £350 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £263 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £450 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £36.50 £13.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+170.37% -40.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 6 December 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 6 December 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 +3 19 £378 +16.15% 10
Bootle +4 3 - -
Wirral - 1 - - 1
JavaScript
North West

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 36 (69.23%) HTML
2 24 (46.15%) CSS
3 23 (44.23%) MVC
4 22 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (38.46%) AngularJS
6 18 (34.62%) jQuery
7 17 (32.69%) C#
7 17 (32.69%) .NET
8 15 (28.85%) Java
8 15 (28.85%) SQL
9 13 (25.00%) Oracle
9 13 (25.00%) SQL Server
10 11 (21.15%) Git (software)
11 10 (19.23%) ASP.NET
11 10 (19.23%) Scrum
12 9 (17.31%) Web Development
12 9 (17.31%) Microsoft Azure
12 9 (17.31%) HTML5
12 9 (17.31%) Jenkins
13 8 (15.38%) Subversion
13 8 (15.38%) Spring
13 8 (15.38%) XML
14 7 (13.46%) Web Services
14 7 (13.46%) Continuous Integration
14 7 (13.46%) CSS3
15 6 (11.54%) Sitecore
15 6 (11.54%) .NET Framework
15 6 (11.54%) ColdFusion
16 5 (9.62%) Eclipse
16 5 (9.62%) Microsoft

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 6 (11.54%) ColdFusion
2 5 (9.62%) CMS
2 5 (9.62%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.85%) ATG Dynamo
3 2 (3.85%) JBoss
3 2 (3.85%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.92%) SAS
4 1 (1.92%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.92%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Mingle
1 2 (3.85%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.92%) Fireworks
2 1 (1.92%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.92%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (17.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (9.62%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (5.77%) Office 365
4 1 (1.92%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.77%) Internet
1 3 (5.77%) LDAP
1 3 (5.77%) Network Security
2 1 (1.92%) DHCP
2 1 (1.92%) DNS
2 1 (1.92%) DSL
2 1 (1.92%) Firewall
2 1 (1.92%) iSCSI
2 1 (1.92%) MPLS
2 1 (1.92%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (1.92%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.77%) DB2
3 2 (3.85%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (1.92%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.92%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.92%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (21.15%) Git (software)
2 9 (17.31%) Jenkins
3 8 (15.38%) Subversion
4 5 (9.62%) Eclipse
5 4 (7.69%) NuGet
6 3 (5.77%) Grunt
6 3 (5.77%) JUnit
7 2 (3.85%) GitLab
7 2 (3.85%) JIRA
7 2 (3.85%) Selenium
7 2 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.92%) Bitbucket
8 1 (1.92%) RSpec
8 1 (1.92%) Vagrant
8 1 (1.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (9.62%) Finance
2 2 (3.85%) Music Industry
3 1 (1.92%) Banking
3 1 (1.92%) Games
3 1 (1.92%) Legal
3 1 (1.92%) Local Government
3 1 (1.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 40 (76.92%) Developer
2 9 (17.31%) .NET Developer
3 8 (15.38%) Java Developer
4 5 (9.62%) Full Stack Developer
5 4 (7.69%) ColdFusion Developer
5 4 (7.69%) Java WebSphere Developer
5 4 (7.69%) Sitecore Developer
5 4 (7.69%) WebSphere Developer
6 3 (5.77%) Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (5.77%) Software Developer
7 2 (3.85%) .NET Software Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Architect
7 2 (3.85%) C# Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Consultant
7 2 (3.85%) DevOps Consultant
7 2 (3.85%) Ruby Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Systems Test Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (69.23%) HTML
2 24 (46.15%) CSS
3 20 (38.46%) AngularJS
4 18 (34.62%) jQuery
5 17 (32.69%) .NET
6 10 (19.23%) ASP.NET
7 9 (17.31%) HTML5
8 8 (15.38%) Spring
8 8 (15.38%) XML
9 7 (13.46%) CSS3
9 7 (13.46%) Web Services
10 6 (11.54%) .NET Framework
11 5 (9.62%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (9.62%) EJB
11 5 (9.62%) EJB 3.0
12 4 (7.69%) ColdBox
12 4 (7.69%) Entity Framework
12 4 (7.69%) Node.js
12 4 (7.69%) Ruby on Rails
12 4 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.77%) Digital Media
2 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.85%) User Experience
3 1 (1.92%) Fintech
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Licensing
3 1 (1.92%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.62%) Linux
2 2 (3.85%) Unix
2 2 (3.85%) Windows
3 1 (1.92%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (44.23%) MVC
2 22 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (19.23%) Scrum
4 9 (17.31%) Web Development
5 7 (13.46%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (9.62%) DevOps
6 5 (9.62%) Front End Development
6 5 (9.62%) Migration
6 5 (9.62%) Open Source
6 5 (9.62%) TDD
7 4 (7.69%) Automated Testing
7 4 (7.69%) E-Commerce
7 4 (7.69%) ERP
7 4 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (5.77%) CRM
8 3 (5.77%) Data Migration
8 3 (5.77%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (5.77%) Unit Testing
9 2 (3.85%) Agile Project Management
9 2 (3.85%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 17 (32.69%) C#
2 15 (28.85%) Java
2 15 (28.85%) SQL
3 4 (7.69%) CFML
3 4 (7.69%) PHP
3 4 (7.69%) Ruby
4 3 (5.77%) TypeScript
5 2 (3.85%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.92%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.92%) VB
6 1 (1.92%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (9.62%) SC Cleared
1 5 (9.62%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.92%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) Capistrano
1 1 (1.92%) Puppet
1 1 (1.92%) vMotion
Vendors
1 13 (25.00%) Oracle
2 6 (11.54%) Sitecore
3 5 (9.62%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.77%) Siebel
5 2 (3.85%) ATG
5 2 (3.85%) Endeca
5 2 (3.85%) Sony
6 1 (1.92%) Civica
6 1 (1.92%) Dell
6 1 (1.92%) HP
6 1 (1.92%) NETGEAR
6 1 (1.92%) SonicWALL
6 1 (1.92%) VMware
6 1 (1.92%) Xamarin
6 1 (1.92%) Zend
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