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 28 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 38 20 20
Rank change year-on-year
-18 0
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 29 20 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 4.30% 6.02% 4.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.88% 12.99% 20.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 17 6
Average daily rate
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£369 £266 £284
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.62% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £242 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £325 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £303
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.75 £30.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+20.49% -12.85%
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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
209 154 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 31.01% 46.39% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 115 19
Average daily rate £395 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £225 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £426 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 1
Average hourly rate £37.50 £33.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -22.35%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 28 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 28 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 39 (63.93%) HTML
2 30 (49.18%) CSS
3 22 (36.07%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (34.43%) jQuery
5 18 (29.51%) Java
5 18 (29.51%) .NET
6 15 (24.59%) C#
6 15 (24.59%) Web Services
7 13 (21.31%) Python
8 10 (16.39%) Web Development
9 9 (14.75%) Linux
9 9 (14.75%) SQL
9 9 (14.75%) Git (software)
9 9 (14.75%) AngularJS
10 8 (13.11%) HTML5
10 8 (13.11%) MySQL
10 8 (13.11%) CRM
10 8 (13.11%) Ruby
10 8 (13.11%) TDD
11 7 (11.48%) Web Design
11 7 (11.48%) RESTful
11 7 (11.48%) Responsive Web Design
11 7 (11.48%) Relational Database
11 7 (11.48%) User Experience
12 6 (9.84%) Scala
12 6 (9.84%) Team Foundation Server
12 6 (9.84%) MVC
12 6 (9.84%) Spring
12 6 (9.84%) Configuration Management
12 6 (9.84%) SQL Server

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 4 (6.56%) JBoss
2 2 (3.28%) Node.js
2 2 (3.28%) CMS
3 1 (1.64%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.64%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.64%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.64%) Confluence
3 1 (1.64%) IIS
3 1 (1.64%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (6.56%) Photoshop
2 3 (4.92%) Fireworks
3 1 (1.64%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (6.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.64%) 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 5 (8.20%) HTTP
2 3 (4.92%) Unified Communications
3 2 (3.28%) 4G
3 2 (3.28%) 3G
3 2 (3.28%) Wi-Fi
4 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 3 (4.92%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.28%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (3.28%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.64%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.64%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (14.75%) Git (software)
2 6 (9.84%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (8.20%) Subversion
4 2 (3.28%) Eclipse
4 2 (3.28%) Selenium
5 1 (1.64%) JUnit
5 1 (1.64%) Maven
5 1 (1.64%) JIRA
5 1 (1.64%) RSpec
5 1 (1.64%) Axure RP
5 1 (1.64%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.64%) Hudson
5 1 (1.64%) Jasmine
5 1 (1.64%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (3.28%) Marketing
2 1 (1.64%) Finance
Job Titles
1 49 (80.33%) Developer
2 13 (21.31%) Front-End Developer
3 11 (18.03%) Java Developer
4 10 (16.39%) .NET Developer
5 5 (8.20%) Designer
5 5 (8.20%) Architect
5 5 (8.20%) Web Developer
6 4 (6.56%) Technical Architect
6 4 (6.56%) Scala Developer
6 4 (6.56%) UX Designer
7 3 (4.92%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (4.92%) C# Developer
7 3 (4.92%) Front-End Web Developer
7 3 (4.92%) PHP Developer
8 2 (3.28%) Project Manager
8 2 (3.28%) Senior Technical Architect
8 2 (3.28%) Senior Architect
8 2 (3.28%) Digital Architect
8 2 (3.28%) Senior Digital Architect
8 2 (3.28%) Digital Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (63.93%) HTML
2 30 (49.18%) CSS
3 21 (34.43%) jQuery
4 18 (29.51%) .NET
5 15 (24.59%) Web Services
6 9 (14.75%) AngularJS
7 8 (13.11%) HTML5
8 7 (11.48%) RESTful
9 6 (9.84%) Spring
9 6 (9.84%) XML
9 6 (9.84%) J2EE
10 5 (8.20%) ASP.NET
11 4 (6.56%) Ajax
11 4 (6.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 3 (4.92%) Sass
12 3 (4.92%) OSGi
12 3 (4.92%) REST
12 3 (4.92%) .NET Framework
12 3 (4.92%) Hibernate
12 3 (4.92%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.48%) User Experience
2 5 (8.20%) Visualisation
3 3 (4.92%) Social Media
4 1 (1.64%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.64%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (1.64%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.75%) Linux
2 6 (9.84%) UNIX
3 5 (8.20%) Mac OS X
4 2 (3.28%) Android
4 2 (3.28%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (36.07%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (16.39%) Web Development
3 8 (13.11%) TDD
3 8 (13.11%) CRM
4 7 (11.48%) Web Design
4 7 (11.48%) Responsive Web Design
5 6 (9.84%) MVC
5 6 (9.84%) Configuration Management
6 5 (8.20%) Scrum
6 5 (8.20%) SDLC
7 4 (6.56%) OOP
7 4 (6.56%) OO
7 4 (6.56%) Open Source
8 3 (4.92%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (3.28%) Analytics
9 2 (3.28%) Android Development
9 2 (3.28%) Project Management
9 2 (3.28%) E-Commerce
9 2 (3.28%) OOD
9 2 (3.28%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 18 (29.51%) Java
2 15 (24.59%) C#
3 13 (21.31%) Python
4 9 (14.75%) SQL
5 8 (13.11%) Ruby
6 6 (9.84%) Scala
6 6 (9.84%) PHP
7 2 (3.28%) C++
8 1 (1.64%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.64%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.64%) VB
8 1 (1.64%) ActionScript
8 1 (1.64%) CoffeeScript
8 1 (1.64%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (6.56%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.92%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.64%) BC Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) Puppet
1 1 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (8.20%) Google
2 4 (6.56%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.92%) Oracle
4 1 (1.64%) IBM
4 1 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.64%) Sitecore