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 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 13 15 11
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 30 30 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 9.65% 7.73% 10.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.41% 24.59% 32.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 8 11
Median daily rate £350 £325 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.60% +6.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £218 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £450 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £358 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.89% +6.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.85 £36.50 £33.03
% change year-on-year
+11.91% +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 Merseyside region.

Programming Languages Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
102 122 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 32.80% 31.44% 32.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 57 51
Median daily rate £325 £330 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £160 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £23.25 - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +11.42%

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 September 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 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
Liverpool +3 26 £325 -7.27% 11
Wirral -1 2 £400 +45.45% 2
St Helens - 1 £413 - 2
JavaScript
North West

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 25 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 32 (62.75%) HTML
2 23 (45.10%) CSS
3 20 (39.22%) Java
4 18 (35.29%) MVC
5 16 (31.37%) .NET
5 16 (31.37%) C#
6 15 (29.41%) SQL
7 13 (25.49%) Web Development
7 13 (25.49%) jQuery
8 12 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (23.53%) Oracle
8 12 (23.53%) SQL Server
9 10 (19.61%) Web Services
10 9 (17.65%) XML
10 9 (17.65%) PHP
10 9 (17.65%) AngularJS
11 8 (15.69%) HTML5
11 8 (15.69%) ASP.NET
11 8 (15.69%) Endeca
12 7 (13.73%) Ruby
12 7 (13.73%) TDD
12 7 (13.73%) E-Commerce
12 7 (13.73%) Git (software)
12 7 (13.73%) Front End Development
13 6 (11.76%) Sitecore
13 6 (11.76%) Puppet
13 6 (11.76%) Apache Cassandra
13 6 (11.76%) CSS3
13 6 (11.76%) ERP
13 6 (11.76%) SAS

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 (11.76%) ColdFusion
1 6 (11.76%) SAS
2 5 (9.80%) Apache Spark
2 5 (9.80%) ATG Dynamo
2 5 (9.80%) CMS
2 5 (9.80%) JBoss
2 5 (9.80%) WebLogic
3 4 (7.84%) Oracle Service Bus
4 3 (5.88%) Confluence
5 2 (3.92%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.96%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.96%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Photoshop
2 2 (3.92%) Mingle
3 1 (1.96%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.96%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.80%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (7.84%) GitHub
2 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (5.88%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 3 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (5.88%) Amazon EMR
3 3 (5.88%) Amazon Kinesis
3 3 (5.88%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (5.88%) AWS CloudTrail
3 3 (5.88%) AWS Lambda
3 3 (5.88%) Office 365
3 3 (5.88%) Route 53
4 2 (3.92%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 2 (3.92%) Amazon S3
4 2 (3.92%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.80%) Network Security
2 3 (5.88%) Internet
2 3 (5.88%) OpenVPN
3 1 (1.96%) DHCP
3 1 (1.96%) DNS
3 1 (1.96%) DSL
3 1 (1.96%) Firewall
3 1 (1.96%) iSCSI
3 1 (1.96%) MPLS
3 1 (1.96%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (1.96%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.76%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (9.80%) Apache Hive
3 5 (9.80%) Hadoop
4 4 (7.84%) Oracle ODI
5 3 (5.88%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (5.88%) DataStax
5 3 (5.88%) MySQL
5 3 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (5.88%) SAS Enterprise Miner
6 2 (3.92%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (1.96%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.96%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.96%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (13.73%) Git (software)
2 6 (11.76%) JIRA
3 5 (9.80%) Subversion
4 4 (7.84%) GitLab
4 4 (7.84%) Jenkins
4 4 (7.84%) NuGet
5 3 (5.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (5.88%) Grunt
6 2 (3.92%) Selenium
6 2 (3.92%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (3.92%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.96%) Ant
7 1 (1.96%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.96%) Maven
7 1 (1.96%) RSpec
7 1 (1.96%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (3.92%) Music Industry
2 1 (1.96%) Finance
2 1 (1.96%) Games
2 1 (1.96%) Local Government
2 1 (1.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 40 (78.43%) Developer
2 7 (13.73%) .NET Developer
3 5 (9.80%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 5 (9.80%) Java Developer
4 4 (7.84%) ColdFusion Developer
4 4 (7.84%) Full Stack Developer
4 4 (7.84%) Sitecore Developer
4 4 (7.84%) Web Developer
5 3 (5.88%) Applications Developer
5 3 (5.88%) C# Developer
5 3 (5.88%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (3.92%) AWS Architect
6 2 (3.92%) AWS Developer
6 2 (3.92%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (3.92%) Designer
6 2 (3.92%) HTML CSS Developer
6 2 (3.92%) HTML Developer
6 2 (3.92%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (3.92%) PHP Developer
6 2 (3.92%) Systems Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (62.75%) HTML
2 23 (45.10%) CSS
3 16 (31.37%) .NET
4 13 (25.49%) jQuery
5 10 (19.61%) Web Services
6 9 (17.65%) AngularJS
6 9 (17.65%) XML
7 8 (15.69%) ASP.NET
7 8 (15.69%) HTML5
8 6 (11.76%) CSS3
8 6 (11.76%) JSP
9 5 (9.80%) .NET Framework
9 5 (9.80%) Ajax
10 4 (7.84%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (7.84%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 4 (7.84%) ColdBox
10 4 (7.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (5.88%) Angular 2
11 3 (5.88%) LESS
11 3 (5.88%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.80%) Digital Media
2 4 (7.84%) User Experience
3 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.96%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Licensing
4 1 (1.96%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.76%) Windows
2 4 (7.84%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (7.84%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (5.88%) Linux
3 3 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.92%) Unix
5 1 (1.96%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (35.29%) MVC
2 13 (25.49%) Web Development
3 12 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (13.73%) E-Commerce
4 7 (13.73%) Front End Development
4 7 (13.73%) TDD
5 6 (11.76%) ERP
5 6 (11.76%) Migration
6 5 (9.80%) CRM
6 5 (9.80%) Scrum
7 3 (5.88%) BDD
7 3 (5.88%) Data Migration
7 3 (5.88%) MapReduce
7 3 (5.88%) OO
8 2 (3.92%) Agile Project Management
8 2 (3.92%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (3.92%) Integration Testing
8 2 (3.92%) Kanban
8 2 (3.92%) System Testing
8 2 (3.92%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (39.22%) Java
2 16 (31.37%) C#
3 15 (29.41%) SQL
4 9 (17.65%) PHP
5 7 (13.73%) Ruby
6 5 (9.80%) PowerShell
6 5 (9.80%) Python
6 5 (9.80%) Scala
7 4 (7.84%) CFML
8 3 (5.88%) TypeScript
9 2 (3.92%) T-SQL
9 2 (3.92%) VB
10 1 (1.96%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.96%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.92%) Squid
2 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.96%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (11.76%) Puppet
2 3 (5.88%) Nessus
2 3 (5.88%) Oozie
2 3 (5.88%) Rundeck
3 1 (1.96%) Capistrano
3 1 (1.96%) vMotion
Vendors
1 12 (23.53%) Oracle
2 8 (15.69%) Endeca
3 6 (11.76%) Sitecore
4 5 (9.80%) ATG
4 5 (9.80%) Hortonworks
5 4 (7.84%) Microsoft
6 3 (5.88%) AppDynamics
6 3 (5.88%) Atlassian
6 3 (5.88%) Qualys
7 2 (3.92%) Sony
7 2 (3.92%) VMware
8 1 (1.96%) Chordiant
8 1 (1.96%) Civica
8 1 (1.96%) Dell
8 1 (1.96%) HP
8 1 (1.96%) NETGEAR
8 1 (1.96%) SonicWALL
8 1 (1.96%) Xamarin
8 1 (1.96%) Zend