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 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
North West / Merseyside
Rank 10 13 35
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +22
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 35 30 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 11.22% 9.32% 1.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.91% 28.57% 7.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 18 5
Median daily rate £368 £325 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.07% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £378 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £353 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.38% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £37.88 £30.10
% change year-on-year
+6.93% +25.83%

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
117 105 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 37.50% 32.61% 20.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 77 42
Median daily rate £350 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £300 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 1
Median hourly rate £12.00 £40.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.00% +142.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +12.67%

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 23 February 2017.

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 23 February 2017. 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 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 +4 29 £368 +13.07% 10
Wirral - 2 £154 - 1
JavaScript
North West

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 46 (77.97%) HTML
2 40 (67.80%) CSS
3 28 (47.46%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (44.07%) .NET
5 20 (33.90%) AngularJS
6 18 (30.51%) HTML5
6 18 (30.51%) SQL
6 18 (30.51%) C#
7 17 (28.81%) Java
7 17 (28.81%) MVC
8 16 (27.12%) Scrum
8 16 (27.12%) jQuery
8 16 (27.12%) Git (software)
8 16 (27.12%) Jenkins
9 15 (25.42%) Oracle
10 14 (23.73%) SQL Server
10 14 (23.73%) Front End Development
11 13 (22.03%) CSS3
11 13 (22.03%) ASP.NET
11 13 (22.03%) Linux
11 13 (22.03%) Spring
12 12 (20.34%) TDD
12 12 (20.34%) Open Source
13 11 (18.64%) Continuous Integration
14 10 (16.95%) DevOps
14 10 (16.95%) Spring Boot
15 9 (15.25%) RESTful
15 9 (15.25%) .NET Framework
15 9 (15.25%) MySQL
15 9 (15.25%) 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 (10.17%) WebSphere
2 4 (6.78%) CMS
2 4 (6.78%) EPiServer
3 3 (5.08%) Umbraco
4 2 (3.39%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (1.69%) Drupal
5 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.69%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.69%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.69%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.69%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (1.69%) WebSphere Portal
5 1 (1.69%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (3.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (6.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.69%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (8.47%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.69%) GitHub
3 1 (1.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.08%) LDAP
2 1 (1.69%) HTTP
2 1 (1.69%) Internet
2 1 (1.69%) Network Security
2 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (23.73%) SQL Server
2 9 (15.25%) MySQL
3 7 (11.86%) MongoDB
3 7 (11.86%) NoSQL
4 3 (5.08%) DB2
5 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (27.12%) Git (software)
1 16 (27.12%) Jenkins
2 5 (8.47%) Eclipse
3 4 (6.78%) Subversion
3 4 (6.78%) Visual Studio
4 3 (5.08%) JUnit
4 3 (5.08%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (3.39%) Grunt
5 2 (3.39%) gulp
5 2 (3.39%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.69%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.69%) GitLab
6 1 (1.69%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.69%) JDeveloper
6 1 (1.69%) NuGet
6 1 (1.69%) Xcode
General
1 5 (8.47%) Finance
2 4 (6.78%) Games
3 1 (1.69%) Advertising
3 1 (1.69%) Banking
3 1 (1.69%) Legal
3 1 (1.69%) Local Government
3 1 (1.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 47 (79.66%) Developer
2 12 (20.34%) .NET Developer
3 8 (13.56%) Java Developer
4 5 (8.47%) Full Stack Developer
4 5 (8.47%) Senior Developer
4 5 (8.47%) Sitecore Developer
5 4 (6.78%) C# Developer
5 4 (6.78%) EPiServer Developer
5 4 (6.78%) Java WebSphere Developer
5 4 (6.78%) WebSphere Developer
6 3 (5.08%) CRM Developer
6 3 (5.08%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 3 (5.08%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (5.08%) Java Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Developer
6 3 (5.08%) Principal Developer
6 3 (5.08%) Senior C# Developer
6 3 (5.08%) Senior Java Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) Umbraco Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (77.97%) HTML
2 40 (67.80%) CSS
3 26 (44.07%) .NET
4 20 (33.90%) AngularJS
5 18 (30.51%) HTML5
6 16 (27.12%) jQuery
7 13 (22.03%) ASP.NET
7 13 (22.03%) CSS3
7 13 (22.03%) Spring
8 10 (16.95%) Spring Boot
9 9 (15.25%) .NET Framework
9 9 (15.25%) RESTful
10 7 (11.86%) XML
11 6 (10.17%) Web Services
12 5 (8.47%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (8.47%) ASP.NET Web API
12 5 (8.47%) EJB
12 5 (8.47%) EJB 3.0
12 5 (8.47%) Node.js
12 5 (8.47%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.39%) User Experience
2 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.69%) Digital Media
2 1 (1.69%) Fintech
2 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.69%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 13 (22.03%) Linux
2 2 (3.39%) Android
2 2 (3.39%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (47.46%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (28.81%) MVC
3 16 (27.12%) Scrum
4 14 (23.73%) Front End Development
5 12 (20.34%) Open Source
5 12 (20.34%) TDD
6 11 (18.64%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (16.95%) DevOps
8 8 (13.56%) Microservices
9 7 (11.86%) API Design
9 7 (11.86%) BDD
9 7 (11.86%) Continuous Delivery
9 7 (11.86%) Kanban
10 6 (10.17%) Coaching
10 6 (10.17%) Configuration Management
10 6 (10.17%) OO
11 5 (8.47%) CRM
11 5 (8.47%) E-Commerce
12 4 (6.78%) Automated Testing
12 4 (6.78%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (30.51%) C#
1 18 (30.51%) SQL
2 17 (28.81%) Java
3 6 (10.17%) PHP
4 3 (5.08%) TypeScript
5 2 (3.39%) Ruby
6 1 (1.69%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.69%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.69%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.69%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 6 (10.17%) SC Cleared
1 6 (10.17%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (5.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 15 (25.42%) Oracle
2 9 (15.25%) Microsoft
3 6 (10.17%) VMware
4 5 (8.47%) Sitecore
5 3 (5.08%) Siebel
6 2 (3.39%) Facebook
7 1 (1.69%) Civica
7 1 (1.69%) Xamarin
7 1 (1.69%) Zend
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