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 24 January 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
Rank 30 9 20
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +11
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 57 78 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 7.87% 12.24% 6.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.58% 30.47% 18.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 49 18
Median daily rate £350 £435 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.54% +67.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £315 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £640 £366
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £27.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £31.10
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +12.54%

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
277 256 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 38.26% 40.19% 35.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 158 95
Median daily rate £350 £380 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £298 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £550 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 0
Median hourly rate £53.50 £20.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+164.19% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

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 24 January 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 24 January 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.

1 104 (56.22%) CSS
2 92 (49.73%) Agile Software Development
3 89 (48.11%) HTML
4 73 (39.46%) AngularJS
5 72 (38.92%) Node.js
6 64 (34.59%) MVC
7 63 (34.05%) TDD
8 62 (33.51%) Java
9 58 (31.35%) Git (software)
10 56 (30.27%) Microservices
11 55 (29.73%) Continuous Integration
12 43 (23.24%) Software Engineering
12 43 (23.24%) C#
13 39 (21.08%) Analytical Skills
14 38 (20.54%) webpack
14 38 (20.54%) BDD
15 37 (20.00%) Functional Programming
15 37 (20.00%) Express
15 37 (20.00%) EJS
16 36 (19.46%) Front End Development
17 35 (18.92%) Data Management
18 34 (18.38%) Security Cleared
18 34 (18.38%) .NET
18 34 (18.38%) SQL Server
19 33 (17.84%) SQL
19 33 (17.84%) Microsoft
19 33 (17.84%) Protractor
19 33 (17.84%) Asynchronous Programming
20 32 (17.30%) Test Scripting
20 32 (17.30%) Unit Testing

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 13 (7.03%) BizTalk Server
1 13 (7.03%) WebLogic
2 11 (5.95%) Tomcat
3 10 (5.41%) Confluence
3 10 (5.41%) nginx
4 7 (3.78%) CMS
5 4 (2.16%) Drupal
6 3 (1.62%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.62%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (1.08%) Documentum
7 2 (1.08%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (1.08%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (1.08%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.54%) Apache
8 1 (0.54%) GeoServer
8 1 (0.54%) IIS
8 1 (0.54%) Jetty
8 1 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.54%) SharePoint Foundation
8 1 (0.54%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (1.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.08%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.08%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.16%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (2.16%) SaaS
2 2 (1.08%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.08%) Office 365
3 1 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.54%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.54%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.54%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.49%) HTTP
2 11 (5.95%) Firewall
3 10 (5.41%) HTTPS
3 10 (5.41%) Internet
3 10 (5.41%) iSCSI
3 10 (5.41%) NAS
3 10 (5.41%) SAN
4 3 (1.62%) SNMP
5 2 (1.08%) DHCP
5 2 (1.08%) DNS
5 2 (1.08%) Intranet
6 1 (0.54%) FTP
6 1 (0.54%) IPsec
6 1 (0.54%) Network Security
6 1 (0.54%) SSL
6 1 (0.54%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (18.38%) SQL Server
2 15 (8.11%) MongoDB
3 5 (2.70%) NoSQL
4 3 (1.62%) Big Data
4 3 (1.62%) MySQL
4 3 (1.62%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.62%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.08%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.08%) HBase
5 2 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.54%) GIS
6 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.54%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 58 (31.35%) Git (software)
2 38 (20.54%) webpack
3 33 (17.84%) Protractor
4 31 (16.76%) GitLab
5 13 (7.03%) JIRA
6 12 (6.49%) Cucumber
7 8 (4.32%) Eclipse
7 8 (4.32%) IntelliJ
7 8 (4.32%) NetBeans
8 6 (3.24%) Jenkins
8 6 (3.24%) Visual Studio
9 4 (2.16%) Jasmine
10 3 (1.62%) HP UFT
10 3 (1.62%) JMeter
10 3 (1.62%) LoadRunner
10 3 (1.62%) Selenium
11 2 (1.08%) JUnit
12 1 (0.54%) Grunt
12 1 (0.54%) MSTest
12 1 (0.54%) Subversion
General
1 9 (4.86%) Finance
2 4 (2.16%) Marketing
3 3 (1.62%) Advertising
3 3 (1.62%) Electronics
3 3 (1.62%) Manufacturing
3 3 (1.62%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.08%) Retail
5 1 (0.54%) Back Office
5 1 (0.54%) Law
Job Titles
1 136 (73.51%) Developer
2 49 (26.49%) JavaScript Developer
3 34 (18.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 26 (14.05%) Java Developer
5 17 (9.19%) Automation Engineer
6 16 (8.65%) Angular Developer
7 15 (8.11%) Full Stack Developer
7 15 (8.11%) Node.js Developer
8 12 (6.49%) C# Developer
8 12 (6.49%) Software Engineer
9 11 (5.95%) HTML Developer
10 10 (5.41%) Digital Developer
10 10 (5.41%) Software Developer
11 8 (4.32%) Analyst
11 8 (4.32%) Development Analyst
12 7 (3.78%) .NET Developer
12 7 (3.78%) Scala Developer
13 6 (3.24%) PHP Developer
13 6 (3.24%) Senior Developer
13 6 (3.24%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (56.22%) CSS
2 89 (48.11%) HTML
3 73 (39.46%) AngularJS
4 72 (38.92%) Node.js
5 37 (20.00%) EJS
5 37 (20.00%) Express
6 34 (18.38%) .NET
7 31 (16.76%) XML
8 28 (15.14%) jQuery
9 21 (11.35%) Middleware
10 20 (10.81%) Spring
10 20 (10.81%) Web Services
11 17 (9.19%) ASP.NET
11 17 (9.19%) CSS3
11 17 (9.19%) HTML5
12 11 (5.95%) ASP.NET MVC
13 10 (5.41%) J2EE
14 9 (4.86%) Ruby on Rails
14 9 (4.86%) Spring MVC
15 8 (4.32%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 39 (21.08%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (6.49%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (5.41%) Public Cloud
4 5 (2.70%) NHS
5 3 (1.62%) PKI
6 2 (1.08%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.08%) iPad
6 2 (1.08%) Replication
7 1 (0.54%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.54%) Fintech
7 1 (0.54%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.54%) RIA
7 1 (0.54%) User Experience
7 1 (0.54%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 30 (16.22%) Windows
2 26 (14.05%) Linux
3 10 (5.41%) Windows Server
4 4 (2.16%) Mac OS X
5 2 (1.08%) Unix
6 1 (0.54%) Android
6 1 (0.54%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.54%) CentOS
6 1 (0.54%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (49.73%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (34.59%) MVC
3 63 (34.05%) TDD
4 56 (30.27%) Microservices
5 55 (29.73%) Continuous Integration
6 43 (23.24%) Software Engineering
7 38 (20.54%) BDD
8 37 (20.00%) Functional Programming
9 36 (19.46%) Front End Development
10 35 (18.92%) Data Management
11 33 (17.84%) Asynchronous Programming
12 32 (17.30%) Test Scripting
12 32 (17.30%) Unit Testing
13 25 (13.51%) OO
14 20 (10.81%) ITSM
15 19 (10.27%) ITIL
16 17 (9.19%) Continuous Deployment
17 15 (8.11%) Web Development
18 14 (7.57%) SDLC
19 13 (7.03%) SFIA
Programming Languages
1 62 (33.51%) Java
2 43 (23.24%) C#
3 33 (17.84%) SQL
4 19 (10.27%) Python
5 15 (8.11%) C
6 14 (7.57%) Jython
6 14 (7.57%) PowerShell
7 13 (7.03%) Ruby
7 13 (7.03%) VB
8 9 (4.86%) PHP
8 9 (4.86%) Scala
9 3 (1.62%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.62%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.08%) ABAP
10 2 (1.08%) Perl
11 1 (0.54%) C++
11 1 (0.54%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.54%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.54%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 34 (18.38%) Security Cleared
2 23 (12.43%) SC Cleared
3 12 (6.49%) BPSS Clearance
4 11 (5.95%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.08%) Degree
6 1 (0.54%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.54%) OCA
6 1 (0.54%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.95%) Disclosure Scotland
2 8 (4.32%) QA
System Software
1 10 (5.41%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.54%) Docker
2 1 (0.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.54%) Xen
Systems Management
1 19 (10.27%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 15 (8.11%) Puppet
3 14 (7.57%) SCOrch
4 13 (7.03%) BladeLogic
5 5 (2.70%) SCCM
6 4 (2.16%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 4 (2.16%) WSUS
7 1 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 33 (17.84%) Microsoft
2 23 (12.43%) HP
3 18 (9.73%) CA
4 14 (7.57%) BMC
5 13 (7.03%) Dell
6 5 (2.70%) Oracle
6 5 (2.70%) SAP
6 5 (2.70%) Sitecore
7 4 (2.16%) Symantec
8 3 (1.62%) Google
9 2 (1.08%) Cloudera
9 2 (1.08%) Pega
9 2 (1.08%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.54%) Ensighten
10 1 (0.54%) Infragistics
10 1 (0.54%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.54%) RightScale
10 1 (0.54%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.54%) VMware
10 1 (0.54%) Zend