The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
Rank 27 6 10
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +4
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 57 96 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 8.43% 14.46% 11.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.73% 33.80% 28.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 60 29
Median daily rate £350 £441 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.54% +46.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £315 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £550 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £9.00 £27.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.27% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £30.20
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +15.89%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Programming Languages Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
275 284 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 40.68% 42.77% 40.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 176 97
Median daily rate £350 £375 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £550 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 £19.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.12% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.11%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing JavaScript as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JavaScript across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

JavaScript
Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

JavaScript Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

JavaScript Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 22 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 102 (54.26%) CSS
2 100 (53.19%) HTML
3 96 (51.06%) Agile Software Development
4 64 (34.04%) Java
5 63 (33.51%) MVC
6 60 (31.91%) TDD
7 55 (29.26%) AngularJS
8 54 (28.72%) C#
9 52 (27.66%) Git (software)
9 52 (27.66%) Node.js
10 49 (26.06%) Microservices
11 45 (23.94%) Continuous Integration
12 44 (23.40%) .NET
13 41 (21.81%) SQL
13 41 (21.81%) Software Engineering
13 41 (21.81%) Front End Development
14 40 (21.28%) Unit Testing
15 39 (20.74%) BDD
15 39 (20.74%) XML
16 38 (20.21%) Microsoft
17 36 (19.15%) SQL Server
18 35 (18.62%) Windows
19 33 (17.55%) Spring
20 32 (17.02%) Linux
21 29 (15.43%) Security Cleared
21 29 (15.43%) Analytical Skills
22 27 (14.36%) jQuery
22 27 (14.36%) Data Management
23 25 (13.30%) HTML5
23 25 (13.30%) ASP.NET

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 16 (8.51%) WebLogic
2 15 (7.98%) Tomcat
3 13 (6.91%) BizTalk Server
4 10 (5.32%) Confluence
4 10 (5.32%) nginx
5 7 (3.72%) CMS
6 4 (2.13%) Drupal
6 4 (2.13%) GeoServer
6 4 (2.13%) SharePoint
6 4 (2.13%) WebSphere
7 3 (1.60%) JBoss
7 3 (1.60%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (1.06%) Apache
8 2 (1.06%) Documentum
8 2 (1.06%) IIS
8 2 (1.06%) NServiceBus
8 2 (1.06%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (1.06%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (1.06%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.53%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 3 (1.60%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.53%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.06%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (1.06%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.13%) SaaS
3 3 (1.60%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.06%) Google App Engine
4 2 (1.06%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (1.06%) Office 365
5 1 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.53%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (0.53%) G Suite
5 1 (0.53%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.53%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.91%) HTTP
2 11 (5.85%) Firewall
3 10 (5.32%) HTTPS
3 10 (5.32%) Internet
3 10 (5.32%) iSCSI
3 10 (5.32%) NAS
3 10 (5.32%) SAN
4 3 (1.60%) SNMP
5 2 (1.06%) DHCP
5 2 (1.06%) DNS
5 2 (1.06%) Intranet
5 2 (1.06%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.53%) FTP
6 1 (0.53%) IPsec
6 1 (0.53%) Network Security
6 1 (0.53%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (19.15%) SQL Server
2 16 (8.51%) MongoDB
3 8 (4.26%) NoSQL
4 5 (2.66%) Oracle Database
5 4 (2.13%) GIS
6 3 (1.60%) MySQL
6 3 (1.60%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.06%) Big Data
7 2 (1.06%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.06%) HBase
7 2 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.53%) DocumentDB
8 1 (0.53%) MS Access
8 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.53%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 52 (27.66%) Git (software)
2 24 (12.77%) webpack
3 22 (11.70%) Protractor
4 20 (10.64%) GitLab
5 17 (9.04%) Cucumber
5 17 (9.04%) JIRA
6 9 (4.79%) Jenkins
7 8 (4.26%) Eclipse
7 8 (4.26%) IntelliJ
7 8 (4.26%) NetBeans
8 6 (3.19%) Visual Studio
9 5 (2.66%) JUnit
10 4 (2.13%) Subversion
11 3 (1.60%) Ant
11 3 (1.60%) HP UFT
11 3 (1.60%) JMeter
11 3 (1.60%) LoadRunner
11 3 (1.60%) Maven
11 3 (1.60%) Selenium
11 3 (1.60%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (4.26%) Finance
2 4 (2.13%) Advertising
3 1 (0.53%) Back Office
3 1 (0.53%) Games
3 1 (0.53%) Law
3 1 (0.53%) Marketing
3 1 (0.53%) Retail
Job Titles
1 139 (73.94%) Developer
2 41 (21.81%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 40 (21.28%) JavaScript Developer
4 32 (17.02%) Java Developer
5 19 (10.11%) C# Developer
6 17 (9.04%) Automation Engineer
7 15 (7.98%) Full Stack Developer
7 15 (7.98%) HTML Developer
8 13 (6.91%) Software Developer
9 12 (6.38%) Scala Developer
9 12 (6.38%) Software Engineer
10 11 (5.85%) Java Scala Developer
11 10 (5.32%) .NET Developer
11 10 (5.32%) Angular Developer
11 10 (5.32%) Digital Developer
12 9 (4.79%) Node.js Developer
12 9 (4.79%) Web Developer
13 8 (4.26%) Analyst
13 8 (4.26%) Development Analyst
13 8 (4.26%) HTML CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (54.26%) CSS
2 100 (53.19%) HTML
3 55 (29.26%) AngularJS
4 52 (27.66%) Node.js
5 44 (23.40%) .NET
6 39 (20.74%) XML
7 33 (17.55%) Spring
8 27 (14.36%) jQuery
9 25 (13.30%) ASP.NET
9 25 (13.30%) HTML5
10 24 (12.77%) CSS3
11 23 (12.23%) EJS
11 23 (12.23%) Express
12 21 (11.17%) Middleware
13 18 (9.57%) Ruby on Rails
13 18 (9.57%) Spring MVC
14 17 (9.04%) ASP.NET MVC
14 17 (9.04%) JSON
15 15 (7.98%) Ajax
15 15 (7.98%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 29 (15.43%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (6.91%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (5.32%) Public Cloud
4 7 (3.72%) Linux Command Line
5 5 (2.66%) NHS
6 3 (1.60%) PKI
7 2 (1.06%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.06%) Replication
8 1 (0.53%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.53%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.53%) Fintech
8 1 (0.53%) iPad
8 1 (0.53%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.53%) RIA
8 1 (0.53%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 35 (18.62%) Windows
2 32 (17.02%) Linux
3 11 (5.85%) Windows Server
4 4 (2.13%) Mac OS X
5 3 (1.60%) Unix
6 2 (1.06%) Android
6 2 (1.06%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.53%) CentOS
7 1 (0.53%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.53%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.53%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (51.06%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (33.51%) MVC
3 60 (31.91%) TDD
4 49 (26.06%) Microservices
5 45 (23.94%) Continuous Integration
6 41 (21.81%) Front End Development
6 41 (21.81%) Software Engineering
7 40 (21.28%) Unit Testing
8 39 (20.74%) BDD
9 27 (14.36%) Data Management
10 24 (12.77%) Functional Programming
11 23 (12.23%) OO
12 21 (11.17%) Asynchronous Programming
12 21 (11.17%) Test Scripting
13 20 (10.64%) Continuous Deployment
13 20 (10.64%) ITSM
14 19 (10.11%) ITIL
14 19 (10.11%) Web Development
15 18 (9.57%) Automated Testing
16 17 (9.04%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 64 (34.04%) Java
2 54 (28.72%) C#
3 41 (21.81%) SQL
4 22 (11.70%) Ruby
5 19 (10.11%) Python
6 17 (9.04%) PowerShell
7 15 (7.98%) C
8 14 (7.45%) Jython
8 14 (7.45%) Scala
9 13 (6.91%) VB
10 10 (5.32%) PHP
11 4 (2.13%) T-SQL
12 3 (1.60%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.60%) VB.NET
13 2 (1.06%) ABAP
13 2 (1.06%) Perl
14 1 (0.53%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.53%) C++
14 1 (0.53%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.53%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (15.43%) Security Cleared
2 20 (10.64%) SC Cleared
3 11 (5.85%) DV Cleared
4 10 (5.32%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (1.06%) Degree
6 1 (0.53%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.53%) OCA
6 1 (0.53%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.85%) Disclosure Scotland
2 7 (3.72%) QA
System Software
1 11 (5.85%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.06%) Docker
3 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (0.53%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.53%) Xen
Systems Management
1 19 (10.11%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 18 (9.57%) Puppet
3 14 (7.45%) SCOrch
4 13 (6.91%) BladeLogic
5 5 (2.66%) SCCM
6 4 (2.13%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 4 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (2.13%) WSUS
7 1 (0.53%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 38 (20.21%) Microsoft
2 23 (12.23%) HP
3 19 (10.11%) CA
4 14 (7.45%) BMC
5 13 (6.91%) Dell
6 8 (4.26%) Google
6 8 (4.26%) Oracle
7 6 (3.19%) Sitecore
8 4 (2.13%) Symantec
9 2 (1.06%) Cloudera
9 2 (1.06%) Pega
9 2 (1.06%) SAP
9 2 (1.06%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.53%) Adobe
10 1 (0.53%) Apigee
10 1 (0.53%) Ensighten
10 1 (0.53%) RightScale
10 1 (0.53%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.53%) Siebel
10 1 (0.53%) Zend
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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