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 1 October 2014 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 28 17 11
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -6
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 35 6 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 7.06% 5.00% 9.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.15% 13.95% 28.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 4 11
Average daily rate
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£350 £321 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.94% -5.51%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £318 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.29% +0.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.86 £36.00 £29.25
% change year-on-year
-5.93% +23.07%
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
231 43 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 46.57% 35.83% 34.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 27 49
Average daily rate £375 £325 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £257 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £375 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 £12.99 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+111.70% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

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 1 October 2014.

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 1 October 2014, 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 48 (88.89%) HTML
2 46 (85.19%) CSS
3 28 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (46.30%) Java
4 25 (46.30%) HTML5
5 21 (38.89%) CSS3
6 20 (37.04%) C#
7 19 (35.19%) .NET
7 19 (35.19%) REST
8 18 (33.33%) ASP.NET
8 18 (33.33%) Configuration Management
9 17 (31.48%) Git (software)
10 16 (29.63%) Scala
10 16 (29.63%) Subversion
10 16 (29.63%) jQuery
11 15 (27.78%) Web Development
12 14 (25.93%) Ajax
13 13 (24.07%) Ruby
13 13 (24.07%) Visualisation
13 13 (24.07%) Python
13 13 (24.07%) Relational Database
14 12 (22.22%) UNIX
14 12 (22.22%) Linux
14 12 (22.22%) HTTP
14 12 (22.22%) Mac OS X
15 11 (20.37%) Web Design
15 11 (20.37%) Responsive Web Design
15 11 (20.37%) JSON
16 10 (18.52%) Spring
16 10 (18.52%) RESTful

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 (18.52%) SharePoint
2 8 (14.81%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (7.41%) Apache
4 2 (3.70%) LiveCycle
4 2 (3.70%) Mule
4 2 (3.70%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.85%) IIS
5 1 (1.85%) CMS
5 1 (1.85%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.85%) WordPress
5 1 (1.85%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.85%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (3.70%) InfoPath
1 2 (3.70%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.70%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (22.22%) HTTP
2 2 (3.70%) Intranet
3 1 (1.85%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (24.07%) Relational Database
2 4 (7.41%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.70%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.85%) MySQL
4 1 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.85%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (31.48%) Git (software)
2 16 (29.63%) Subversion
3 7 (12.96%) Visual Studio
3 7 (12.96%) Maven
4 6 (11.11%) JUnit
5 5 (9.26%) Eclipse
5 5 (9.26%) Hudson
6 2 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (3.70%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.85%) JIRA
General
1 1 (1.85%) Banking
1 1 (1.85%) Multimedia
1 1 (1.85%) Finance
1 1 (1.85%) Publishing
1 1 (1.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 52 (96.30%) Developer
2 10 (18.52%) Senior Developer
3 9 (16.67%) SharePoint Developer
4 8 (14.81%) Front-End Developer
4 8 (14.81%) Java Developer
5 5 (9.26%) Web Developer
6 4 (7.41%) .NET Developer
7 3 (5.56%) Lead Developer
8 2 (3.70%) CRM Developer
8 2 (3.70%) Front-End Web Developer
8 2 (3.70%) Applications Developer
8 2 (3.70%) Software Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (1.85%) WordPress Developer
9 1 (1.85%) Senior Java Developer
9 1 (1.85%) C# Developer
9 1 (1.85%) Senior Web Developer
9 1 (1.85%) Programmer
9 1 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 1 (1.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (88.89%) HTML
2 46 (85.19%) CSS
3 25 (46.30%) HTML5
4 21 (38.89%) CSS3
5 19 (35.19%) .NET
5 19 (35.19%) REST
6 18 (33.33%) ASP.NET
7 16 (29.63%) jQuery
8 14 (25.93%) Ajax
9 11 (20.37%) JSON
10 10 (18.52%) Spring
10 10 (18.52%) RESTful
11 6 (11.11%) Apache CXF
11 6 (11.11%) Web Services
12 5 (9.26%) JMS
12 5 (9.26%) JPA
13 4 (7.41%) XML
13 4 (7.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 3 (5.56%) J2EE
14 3 (5.56%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (24.07%) Visualisation
2 5 (9.26%) GIS
3 1 (1.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (22.22%) UNIX
1 12 (22.22%) Linux
1 12 (22.22%) Mac OS X
2 2 (3.70%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.70%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 15 (27.78%) Web Development
4 11 (20.37%) Web Design
4 11 (20.37%) Responsive Web Design
5 10 (18.52%) MVC
6 9 (16.67%) Scrum
6 9 (16.67%) Automated Testing
7 8 (14.81%) Line Management
7 8 (14.81%) Mentoring
8 7 (12.96%) TDD
8 7 (12.96%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (12.96%) Unit Testing
9 5 (9.26%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (5.56%) CRM
10 3 (5.56%) Release Management
11 2 (3.70%) Software Engineering
12 1 (1.85%) OO PHP
12 1 (1.85%) Kalman Filter
12 1 (1.85%) UML
Programming Languages
1 25 (46.30%) Java
2 20 (37.04%) C#
3 16 (29.63%) Scala
4 13 (24.07%) Ruby
4 13 (24.07%) Python
5 9 (16.67%) SQL
6 2 (3.70%) PHP
7 1 (1.85%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (5.56%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) WCAG
Vendors
1 10 (18.52%) JBoss
2 7 (12.96%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.56%) Oracle
4 2 (3.70%) Adobe
4 2 (3.70%) Lotus
4 2 (3.70%) WSO2
5 1 (1.85%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.85%) Twitter
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