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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 37 21 19
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -2
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 22 20 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 3.89% 6.01% 4.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.89% 13.79% 30.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 16 5
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.49% +2.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £247 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £325 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.55 £32.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+23.59% -8.57%
JavaScript
Tyne and Wear

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
185 145 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 32.74% 43.54% 14.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 102 14
Average daily rate £373 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.16% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £243 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £422 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 1
Average hourly rate £32.00 £33.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.47% -21.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript across the Newcastle upon Tyne region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 6 July 2015.

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 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing JavaScript also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited JavaScript.

1 37 (60.66%) HTML
2 32 (52.46%) CSS
3 26 (42.62%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (34.43%) .NET
5 19 (31.15%) Java
5 19 (31.15%) C#
6 18 (29.51%) jQuery
7 14 (22.95%) Web Services
8 13 (21.31%) SQL
8 13 (21.31%) Web Development
9 12 (19.67%) Git (software)
9 12 (19.67%) Linux
10 11 (18.03%) CRM
11 10 (16.39%) UNIX
11 10 (16.39%) Team Foundation Server
11 10 (16.39%) Node.js
11 10 (16.39%) Mustache
11 10 (16.39%) Sass
12 9 (14.75%) Responsive Web Design
12 9 (14.75%) Web Design
12 9 (14.75%) HTTP
13 8 (13.11%) Microsoft
13 8 (13.11%) Configuration Management
13 8 (13.11%) MySQL
13 8 (13.11%) TDD
13 8 (13.11%) Subversion
14 7 (11.48%) Dynamics CRM
14 7 (11.48%) MVC
14 7 (11.48%) Mac OS X
14 7 (11.48%) Relational Database

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing JavaScript also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited JavaScript. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (16.39%) Node.js
2 4 (6.56%) JBoss
3 2 (3.28%) CMS
4 1 (1.64%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.64%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.64%) WordPress
4 1 (1.64%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.64%) Apache
4 1 (1.64%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (6.56%) Photoshop
2 3 (4.92%) Fireworks
3 2 (3.28%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.64%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 7 (11.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (6.56%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.20%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (6.56%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.75%) HTTP
2 1 (1.64%) Unified Communications
2 1 (1.64%) Converged Networks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.11%) MySQL
2 7 (11.48%) Relational Database
3 6 (9.84%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.28%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.64%) Big Data
5 1 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.64%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.64%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 12 (19.67%) Git (software)
2 10 (16.39%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (13.11%) Subversion
4 1 (1.64%) Maven
4 1 (1.64%) Selenium
4 1 (1.64%) JUnit
4 1 (1.64%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.64%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.64%) Axure RP
4 1 (1.64%) Hudson
4 1 (1.64%) Jasmine
General
1 1 (1.64%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 55 (90.16%) Developer
2 23 (37.70%) Front-End Developer
3 12 (19.67%) .NET Developer
4 10 (16.39%) Java Developer
5 5 (8.20%) Web Developer
6 3 (4.92%) C# Developer
6 3 (4.92%) Architect
6 3 (4.92%) PHP Developer
6 3 (4.92%) Front-End Web Developer
6 3 (4.92%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (3.28%) Technical Architect
8 1 (1.64%) Software Developer
8 1 (1.64%) Senior Technical Architect
8 1 (1.64%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (1.64%) Chief Architect
8 1 (1.64%) .NET Architect
8 1 (1.64%) .NET Technical Architect
8 1 (1.64%) Technical Solutions Architect
8 1 (1.64%) .NET Solutions Architect
8 1 (1.64%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (60.66%) HTML
2 32 (52.46%) CSS
3 21 (34.43%) .NET
4 18 (29.51%) jQuery
5 14 (22.95%) Web Services
6 10 (16.39%) Mustache
6 10 (16.39%) Sass
7 6 (9.84%) AngularJS
7 6 (9.84%) ASP.NET
7 6 (9.84%) HTML5
8 5 (8.20%) Spring
8 5 (8.20%) XML
9 4 (6.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (4.92%) CSS3
10 3 (4.92%) Hibernate
10 3 (4.92%) J2EE
10 3 (4.92%) SOAP
10 3 (4.92%) Ajax
10 3 (4.92%) .NET Framework
10 3 (4.92%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.92%) User Experience
2 1 (1.64%) GIS
2 1 (1.64%) Visualisation
2 1 (1.64%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (1.64%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (19.67%) Linux
2 10 (16.39%) UNIX
3 7 (11.48%) Mac OS X
4 2 (3.28%) Android
4 2 (3.28%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (42.62%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (21.31%) Web Development
3 11 (18.03%) CRM
4 9 (14.75%) Web Design
4 9 (14.75%) Responsive Web Design
5 8 (13.11%) TDD
5 8 (13.11%) Configuration Management
6 7 (11.48%) MVC
7 5 (8.20%) Scrum
7 5 (8.20%) OO
7 5 (8.20%) SDLC
8 4 (6.56%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 4 (6.56%) OOP
9 3 (4.92%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (4.92%) BDD
10 2 (3.28%) DevOps
10 2 (3.28%) Analytics
10 2 (3.28%) Android Development
10 2 (3.28%) E-Commerce
10 2 (3.28%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 19 (31.15%) C#
1 19 (31.15%) Java
2 13 (21.31%) SQL
3 6 (9.84%) Python
4 5 (8.20%) PHP
5 2 (3.28%) Ruby
5 2 (3.28%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.64%) XPath
6 1 (1.64%) Scala
6 1 (1.64%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (6.56%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.92%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.64%) BC Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (13.11%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.20%) Google
3 1 (1.64%) Sitecore
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle
3 1 (1.64%) IBM
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