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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 11 16 11
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 24 28 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 8.82% 7.27% 9.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.24% 21.54% 28.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 10 9
Median daily rate £375 £309 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.45% +2.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £174 £98
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £383 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £36.50 £33.86
% change year-on-year
+17.80% +7.78%
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
85 130 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 31.25% 33.77% 32.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 53 47
Median daily rate £325 £320 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £170 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £445 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
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 £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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +6 23 £375 +15.38% 14
St Helens - 1 £413 -
JavaScript
North West

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (60.38%) HTML
2 25 (47.17%) Java
3 23 (43.40%) CSS
4 15 (28.30%) Web Services
4 15 (28.30%) Oracle
5 14 (26.42%) SQL
5 14 (26.42%) MVC
6 13 (24.53%) XML
7 12 (22.64%) JSP
7 12 (22.64%) E-Commerce
7 12 (22.64%) Web Development
8 11 (20.75%) jQuery
8 11 (20.75%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (20.75%) PHP
8 11 (20.75%) C#
9 10 (18.87%) Ajax
9 10 (18.87%) Endeca
10 9 (16.98%) ATG Dynamo
10 9 (16.98%) .NET
10 9 (16.98%) JBoss
10 9 (16.98%) ATG
11 8 (15.09%) SQL Server
12 7 (13.21%) MySQL
12 7 (13.21%) TDD
12 7 (13.21%) Subversion
12 7 (13.21%) Ruby
12 7 (13.21%) Git (software)
13 6 (11.32%) Sitecore
13 6 (11.32%) Puppet
13 6 (11.32%) Apache Cassandra

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 9 (16.98%) ATG Dynamo
1 9 (16.98%) JBoss
2 6 (11.32%) ColdFusion
2 6 (11.32%) SAS
2 6 (11.32%) WebLogic
3 5 (9.43%) Apache Spark
4 4 (7.55%) Oracle Service Bus
5 3 (5.66%) CMS
5 3 (5.66%) Confluence
6 2 (3.77%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.89%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.89%) Umbraco
7 1 (1.89%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Photoshop
2 2 (3.77%) Mingle
3 1 (1.89%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.43%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.66%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 3 (5.66%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (5.66%) Amazon EMR
2 3 (5.66%) Amazon Kinesis
2 3 (5.66%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (5.66%) AWS CloudTrail
2 3 (5.66%) AWS Lambda
2 3 (5.66%) GitHub
2 3 (5.66%) Office 365
2 3 (5.66%) Route 53
3 2 (3.77%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 2 (3.77%) Amazon S3
3 2 (3.77%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.55%) Network Security
2 3 (5.66%) Internet
2 3 (5.66%) OpenVPN
3 1 (1.89%) DHCP
3 1 (1.89%) DNS
3 1 (1.89%) DSL
3 1 (1.89%) Firewall
3 1 (1.89%) iSCSI
3 1 (1.89%) MPLS
3 1 (1.89%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (1.89%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.09%) SQL Server
2 7 (13.21%) MySQL
3 6 (11.32%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (9.43%) Apache Hive
4 5 (9.43%) Hadoop
5 4 (7.55%) Oracle ODI
6 3 (5.66%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (5.66%) DataStax
6 3 (5.66%) Oracle Database
6 3 (5.66%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (5.66%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (5.66%) SAS Enterprise Miner
7 2 (3.77%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (1.89%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (1.89%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.89%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (13.21%) Git (software)
1 7 (13.21%) Subversion
2 6 (11.32%) JIRA
3 4 (7.55%) GitLab
3 4 (7.55%) Jenkins
3 4 (7.55%) NuGet
4 3 (5.66%) Ant
4 3 (5.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (5.66%) Grunt
4 3 (5.66%) Maven
5 2 (3.77%) Selenium
6 1 (1.89%) JDeveloper
6 1 (1.89%) RSpec
6 1 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.89%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (5.66%) Finance
2 2 (3.77%) Music Industry
3 1 (1.89%) Games
Job Titles
1 45 (84.91%) Developer
2 9 (16.98%) Java Developer
3 6 (11.32%) PHP Developer
4 5 (9.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 4 (7.55%) .NET Developer
5 4 (7.55%) ColdFusion Developer
5 4 (7.55%) Sitecore Developer
5 4 (7.55%) Web Developer
6 3 (5.66%) Applications Developer
6 3 (5.66%) C# Developer
6 3 (5.66%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (5.66%) HTML CSS Developer
6 3 (5.66%) HTML Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Architect
7 2 (3.77%) AWS Architect
7 2 (3.77%) AWS Developer
7 2 (3.77%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Designer
7 2 (3.77%) Full Stack Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Systems Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (60.38%) HTML
2 23 (43.40%) CSS
3 15 (28.30%) Web Services
4 13 (24.53%) XML
5 12 (22.64%) JSP
6 11 (20.75%) jQuery
7 10 (18.87%) Ajax
8 9 (16.98%) .NET
9 5 (9.43%) HTML5
10 4 (7.55%) AngularJS
10 4 (7.55%) ASP.NET
10 4 (7.55%) ColdBox
10 4 (7.55%) CSS3
11 3 (5.66%) .NET Framework
11 3 (5.66%) REST
11 3 (5.66%) SOAP
11 3 (5.66%) Spring
12 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 2 (3.77%) JSF
12 2 (3.77%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.55%) Digital Media
2 3 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.66%) User Experience
3 1 (1.89%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.89%) FMCG
3 1 (1.89%) iPad
3 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Licensing
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.32%) Windows
2 4 (7.55%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (7.55%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (5.66%) Linux
3 3 (5.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.77%) Unix
5 1 (1.89%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (26.42%) MVC
2 12 (22.64%) E-Commerce
2 12 (22.64%) Web Development
3 11 (20.75%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (13.21%) TDD
5 6 (11.32%) Scrum
5 6 (11.32%) System Testing
6 5 (9.43%) CRM
6 5 (9.43%) ERP
6 5 (9.43%) Front End Development
7 4 (7.55%) Migration
8 3 (5.66%) BDD
8 3 (5.66%) MapReduce
8 3 (5.66%) OO
9 2 (3.77%) Agile Project Management
9 2 (3.77%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (3.77%) Data Migration
9 2 (3.77%) Integration Testing
9 2 (3.77%) Kanban
9 2 (3.77%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (47.17%) Java
2 14 (26.42%) SQL
3 11 (20.75%) C#
3 11 (20.75%) PHP
4 7 (13.21%) Ruby
5 5 (9.43%) PowerShell
5 5 (9.43%) Python
5 5 (9.43%) Scala
6 4 (7.55%) CFML
7 3 (5.66%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.77%) PHP 5
8 2 (3.77%) VB
9 1 (1.89%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.89%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.89%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.77%) Squid
2 1 (1.89%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.89%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (11.32%) Puppet
2 3 (5.66%) Nessus
2 3 (5.66%) Oozie
2 3 (5.66%) Rundeck
3 1 (1.89%) Capistrano
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.89%) vMotion
Vendors
1 15 (28.30%) Oracle
2 10 (18.87%) Endeca
3 9 (16.98%) ATG
4 6 (11.32%) Sitecore
5 5 (9.43%) Hortonworks
6 3 (5.66%) AppDynamics
6 3 (5.66%) Atlassian
6 3 (5.66%) Qualys
7 2 (3.77%) Chordiant
7 2 (3.77%) Microsoft
7 2 (3.77%) Sony
7 2 (3.77%) VMware
8 1 (1.89%) Dell
8 1 (1.89%) HP
8 1 (1.89%) NETGEAR
8 1 (1.89%) SonicWALL
8 1 (1.89%) Zend
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