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 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 12 28 17
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -11
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 37 22 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 11.42% 6.73% 5.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.43% 14.47% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 11 6
Average daily rate
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£325 £250 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £350 £285
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £305
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +6.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- -2.98%
JavaScript
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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
140 152 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 43.21% 46.48% 31.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 106 26
Average daily rate £335 £250 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.00% -28.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Average hourly rate £11.00 £170.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-93.52% +871.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 2 March 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 2 March 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 62 (78.48%) HTML
2 56 (70.89%) CSS
3 42 (53.16%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (37.97%) Java
4 30 (37.97%) C#
5 26 (32.91%) Web Development
5 26 (32.91%) Git (software)
6 25 (31.65%) Subversion
7 24 (30.38%) .NET
7 24 (30.38%) UNIX
7 24 (30.38%) Linux
8 23 (29.11%) HTTP
9 22 (27.85%) Mac OS X
9 22 (27.85%) Configuration Management
9 22 (27.85%) Relational Database
10 21 (26.58%) Responsive Web Design
10 21 (26.58%) Web Design
10 21 (26.58%) Scala
11 18 (22.78%) jQuery
12 17 (21.52%) HTML5
12 17 (21.52%) CSS3
13 16 (20.25%) Visualisation
13 16 (20.25%) Ajax
13 16 (20.25%) Web Services
14 15 (18.99%) Python
14 15 (18.99%) Ruby
15 14 (17.72%) JSON
15 14 (17.72%) SQL
16 12 (15.19%) CRM
16 12 (15.19%) REST

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 11 (13.92%) Node.js
2 7 (8.86%) SharePoint
3 5 (6.33%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (2.53%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.27%) JBoss
5 1 (1.27%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.27%) Apache
5 1 (1.27%) CMS
5 1 (1.27%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.27%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (3.80%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.27%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.27%) InfoPath
2 1 (1.27%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (8.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (5.06%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.80%) Office 365
2 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (29.11%) HTTP
2 2 (2.53%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (27.85%) Relational Database
2 7 (8.86%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.53%) MySQL
4 1 (1.27%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.27%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.27%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 26 (32.91%) Git (software)
2 25 (31.65%) Subversion
3 10 (12.66%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.53%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.27%) JUnit
5 1 (1.27%) JIRA
5 1 (1.27%) Axure RP
General
1 4 (5.06%) Marketing
2 3 (3.80%) Advertising
3 1 (1.27%) Publishing
3 1 (1.27%) Banking
3 1 (1.27%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 71 (89.87%) Developer
2 21 (26.58%) Front-End Developer
3 15 (18.99%) .NET Developer
4 11 (13.92%) Senior Developer
5 10 (12.66%) Java Developer
6 6 (7.59%) Scala Developer
6 6 (7.59%) Web Developer
7 5 (6.33%) C# Developer
7 5 (6.33%) Designer
7 5 (6.33%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (5.06%) SharePoint Developer
9 3 (3.80%) UI Designer
9 3 (3.80%) Lead Developer
10 2 (2.53%) Interface Designer
10 2 (2.53%) ASP.NET Developer
10 2 (2.53%) CRM Developer
10 2 (2.53%) Web Designer
11 1 (1.27%) Senior Web Developer
11 1 (1.27%) VB.NET Developer
11 1 (1.27%) Junior Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (78.48%) HTML
2 56 (70.89%) CSS
3 24 (30.38%) .NET
4 18 (22.78%) jQuery
5 17 (21.52%) HTML5
5 17 (21.52%) CSS3
6 16 (20.25%) Web Services
6 16 (20.25%) Ajax
7 14 (17.72%) JSON
8 12 (15.19%) REST
9 10 (12.66%) Mustache
9 10 (12.66%) Sass
9 10 (12.66%) RESTful
10 9 (11.39%) ASP.NET
11 5 (6.33%) J2EE
12 4 (5.06%) JSP
12 4 (5.06%) Spring
13 3 (3.80%) KnockoutJS
13 3 (3.80%) XML
13 3 (3.80%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (20.25%) Visualisation
2 3 (3.80%) User Experience
3 2 (2.53%) W3C
4 1 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.27%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.27%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.27%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 24 (30.38%) UNIX
1 24 (30.38%) Linux
2 22 (27.85%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (53.16%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (32.91%) Web Development
3 22 (27.85%) Configuration Management
4 21 (26.58%) Web Design
4 21 (26.58%) Responsive Web Design
5 12 (15.19%) CRM
6 11 (13.92%) Scrum
7 10 (12.66%) TDD
8 9 (11.39%) MVC
8 9 (11.39%) Mentoring
9 8 (10.13%) Line Management
9 8 (10.13%) Automated Testing
10 7 (8.86%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (5.06%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (3.80%) BDD
12 3 (3.80%) Microservices
12 3 (3.80%) OO
13 2 (2.53%) Content Management
13 2 (2.53%) Web Application Development
14 1 (1.27%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 30 (37.97%) C#
1 30 (37.97%) Java
2 21 (26.58%) Scala
3 15 (18.99%) Python
3 15 (18.99%) Ruby
4 14 (17.72%) SQL
5 3 (3.80%) PHP
6 2 (2.53%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.27%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (2.53%) SC Cleared
1 2 (2.53%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.27%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.27%) WCAG
Vendors
1 10 (12.66%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.53%) Oracle
3 1 (1.27%) Lotus
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