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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 21 20 10
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -10
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 24 22 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 7.23% 5.39% 8.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.43% 19.13% 28.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 5
Median daily rate £375 £305 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.95% +35.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £216 £98
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £390 £392
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £36.75 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+8.84% +20.49%
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
112 115 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 33.73% 28.19% 30.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 46 35
Median daily rate £350 £325 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £189 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £427 £446 £472
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Median hourly rate £15.75 £21.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.74% -28.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +7 22 £350 +7.69% 15
St Helens - 1 £413 - 1
JavaScript
North West

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (61.54%) HTML
2 27 (51.92%) Java
3 24 (46.15%) CSS
4 18 (34.62%) Web Services
5 17 (32.69%) Oracle
6 16 (30.77%) SQL
7 14 (26.92%) JSP
7 14 (26.92%) E-Commerce
8 13 (25.00%) XML
8 13 (25.00%) PHP
9 12 (23.08%) MVC
9 12 (23.08%) Ajax
10 11 (21.15%) Web Development
11 10 (19.23%) ATG Dynamo
11 10 (19.23%) Endeca
11 10 (19.23%) ATG
11 10 (19.23%) JBoss
12 9 (17.31%) MySQL
13 8 (15.38%) SQL Server
13 8 (15.38%) jQuery
13 8 (15.38%) System Testing
13 8 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (15.38%) Subversion
13 8 (15.38%) Git (software)
14 7 (13.46%) Ruby
14 7 (13.46%) C#
14 7 (13.46%) .NET
14 7 (13.46%) WebLogic
15 6 (11.54%) Windows
15 6 (11.54%) 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 10 (19.23%) ATG Dynamo
1 10 (19.23%) JBoss
2 7 (13.46%) WebLogic
3 6 (11.54%) ColdFusion
3 6 (11.54%) SAS
4 5 (9.62%) Apache Spark
5 4 (7.69%) Oracle Service Bus
6 3 (5.77%) Confluence
7 2 (3.85%) CMS
7 2 (3.85%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.92%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.92%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (1.92%) Umbraco
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%) Office 365
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%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.69%) Network Security
2 3 (5.77%) Internet
2 3 (5.77%) OpenVPN
3 1 (1.92%) DHCP
3 1 (1.92%) DNS
3 1 (1.92%) DSL
3 1 (1.92%) Firewall
3 1 (1.92%) iSCSI
3 1 (1.92%) MPLS
3 1 (1.92%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (1.92%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.31%) MySQL
2 8 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 6 (11.54%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (9.62%) Apache Hive
4 5 (9.62%) Hadoop
5 4 (7.69%) Oracle Database
5 4 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (7.69%) Oracle ODI
6 3 (5.77%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (5.77%) DataStax
6 3 (5.77%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (5.77%) SAS Enterprise Miner
7 2 (3.85%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (1.92%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (1.92%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.92%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (15.38%) Git (software)
1 8 (15.38%) Subversion
2 6 (11.54%) JIRA
3 4 (7.69%) Ant
3 4 (7.69%) GitLab
3 4 (7.69%) Jenkins
3 4 (7.69%) Maven
4 3 (5.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (3.85%) JDeveloper
5 2 (3.85%) Selenium
6 1 (1.92%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.92%) NetBeans
6 1 (1.92%) RSpec
6 1 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.92%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.92%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.92%) Zend Studio
General
1 4 (7.69%) Finance
2 2 (3.85%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 44 (84.62%) Developer
2 11 (21.15%) Java Developer
3 8 (15.38%) PHP Developer
4 5 (9.62%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 4 (7.69%) ColdFusion Developer
5 4 (7.69%) Web Developer
6 3 (5.77%) .NET Developer
6 3 (5.77%) Applications Developer
6 3 (5.77%) C# Developer
6 3 (5.77%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (5.77%) HTML CSS Developer
6 3 (5.77%) HTML Developer
6 3 (5.77%) Senior Developer
7 2 (3.85%) AWS Architect
7 2 (3.85%) AWS Developer
7 2 (3.85%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Designer
7 2 (3.85%) Full Stack Developer
7 2 (3.85%) PHP Web Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Systems Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (61.54%) HTML
2 24 (46.15%) CSS
3 18 (34.62%) Web Services
4 14 (26.92%) JSP
5 13 (25.00%) XML
6 12 (23.08%) Ajax
7 8 (15.38%) jQuery
8 7 (13.46%) .NET
9 5 (9.62%) HTML5
10 4 (7.69%) AngularJS
10 4 (7.69%) ASP.NET
10 4 (7.69%) ColdBox
10 4 (7.69%) CSS3
10 4 (7.69%) REST
10 4 (7.69%) SOAP
11 3 (5.77%) .NET Framework
11 3 (5.77%) Spring
11 3 (5.77%) Symfony
12 2 (3.85%) Smarty
12 2 (3.85%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.69%) Digital Media
2 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.77%) User Experience
3 2 (3.85%) iPad
4 1 (1.92%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.92%) FMCG
4 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Licensing
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.54%) Windows
2 4 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (5.77%) Linux
3 3 (5.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.85%) Unix
5 1 (1.92%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (26.92%) E-Commerce
2 12 (23.08%) MVC
3 11 (21.15%) Web Development
4 8 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (15.38%) System Testing
5 6 (11.54%) Scrum
5 6 (11.54%) TDD
6 5 (9.62%) CRM
6 5 (9.62%) ERP
6 5 (9.62%) Front End Development
7 4 (7.69%) Migration
8 3 (5.77%) BDD
8 3 (5.77%) MapReduce
8 3 (5.77%) OO
9 2 (3.85%) Agile Project Management
9 2 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (3.85%) Functional Testing
9 2 (3.85%) Integration Testing
9 2 (3.85%) Kanban
9 2 (3.85%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (51.92%) Java
2 16 (30.77%) SQL
3 13 (25.00%) PHP
4 7 (13.46%) C#
4 7 (13.46%) Ruby
5 5 (9.62%) PowerShell
5 5 (9.62%) Python
5 5 (9.62%) Scala
6 4 (7.69%) CFML
6 4 (7.69%) PL/SQL
7 3 (5.77%) PHP 5
8 2 (3.85%) VB
8 2 (3.85%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 1 (1.92%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.92%) VB.NET
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
2 1 (1.92%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.92%) Hyper-V
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
4 1 (1.92%) vMotion
Vendors
1 17 (32.69%) Oracle
2 10 (19.23%) ATG
2 10 (19.23%) Endeca
3 5 (9.62%) Hortonworks
4 3 (5.77%) AppDynamics
4 3 (5.77%) Atlassian
4 3 (5.77%) Qualys
4 3 (5.77%) Zend
5 2 (3.85%) Chordiant
5 2 (3.85%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.85%) Sitecore
5 2 (3.85%) Sony
5 2 (3.85%) VMware
6 1 (1.92%) Dell
6 1 (1.92%) HP
6 1 (1.92%) NETGEAR
6 1 (1.92%) SonicWALL
Liverpool, Lancashire
Progressive North
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