The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 6 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 25 23 21
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 45 35 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 5.71% 5.79% 4.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.71% 15.42% 18.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 20 5
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£305 £250 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+13.84% -7.14%
JavaScript
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the North East region.

Programming Languages Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
306 227 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 38.83% 37.58% 23.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 143 35
Average daily rate £325 £260 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £405 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 3
Average hourly rate £32.00 £13.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+137.03% -68.23%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.40 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +4.00%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JavaScript across the North East region.

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in the North East

JavaScript
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript across the North East region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

JavaScript Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript across the North East region.

JavaScript Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

JavaScript
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the North East region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear 0 37 £308 +23.00% 30
Durham -5 1 £288 +18.55% 9
JavaScript
England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 55 (52.88%) HTML
2 50 (48.08%) jQuery
3 45 (43.27%) CSS
4 37 (35.58%) .NET
5 35 (33.65%) SQL
6 30 (28.85%) Web Development
7 29 (27.88%) Microsoft
8 28 (26.92%) C#
9 24 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
9 24 (23.08%) Java
9 24 (23.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 21 (20.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 20 (19.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 19 (18.27%) Finance
13 18 (17.31%) VBA
13 18 (17.31%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
14 17 (16.35%) HTML5
15 16 (15.38%) SQL Server
15 16 (15.38%) Reverse Engineering
16 15 (14.42%) MVC
17 13 (12.50%) Web Services
17 13 (12.50%) CRM
18 12 (11.54%) Banking
19 11 (10.58%) ASP.NET
19 11 (10.58%) Linux
19 11 (10.58%) Node.js
19 11 (10.58%) Sass
20 10 (9.62%) AngularJS
20 10 (9.62%) Responsive Web Design
20 10 (9.62%) Mustache

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 (10.58%) Node.js
2 4 (3.85%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.88%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (2.88%) JBoss
4 2 (1.92%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.96%) Apache
5 1 (0.96%) CMS
5 1 (0.96%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.96%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.92%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.96%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 8 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (3.85%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.81%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (4.81%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.62%) HTTP
2 1 (0.96%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (20.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 20 (19.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (17.31%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 16 (15.38%) SQL Server
5 6 (5.77%) Relational Database
6 5 (4.81%) MySQL
7 1 (0.96%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.96%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (9.62%) Git (software)
1 10 (9.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (7.69%) Subversion
3 3 (2.88%) JUnit
4 2 (1.92%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.96%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.96%) Maven
5 1 (0.96%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.96%) Hudson
General
1 19 (18.27%) Finance
2 12 (11.54%) Banking
3 7 (6.73%) Back Office
4 3 (2.88%) Marketing
4 3 (2.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 96 (92.31%) Developer
2 25 (24.04%) Front-End Developer
3 21 (20.19%) .NET Developer
4 17 (16.35%) SQL Developer
5 15 (14.42%) Java Developer
6 12 (11.54%) Web Developer
7 7 (6.73%) C# Developer
7 7 (6.73%) VBA Developer
7 7 (6.73%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (5.77%) Designer
9 4 (3.85%) SQL Server Developer
10 3 (2.88%) PHP Developer
10 3 (2.88%) UI Designer
10 3 (2.88%) Front-End Web Developer
11 2 (1.92%) CRM Developer
11 2 (1.92%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 2 (1.92%) SharePoint Developer
11 2 (1.92%) Web Designer
11 2 (1.92%) Senior Developer
12 1 (0.96%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (52.88%) HTML
2 50 (48.08%) jQuery
3 45 (43.27%) CSS
4 37 (35.58%) .NET
5 24 (23.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 17 (16.35%) HTML5
7 13 (12.50%) Web Services
8 11 (10.58%) ASP.NET
8 11 (10.58%) Sass
9 10 (9.62%) AngularJS
9 10 (9.62%) Mustache
9 10 (9.62%) Spring
10 9 (8.65%) CSS3
11 8 (7.69%) Ajax
12 7 (6.73%) JSP
13 6 (5.77%) XML
13 6 (5.77%) J2EE
14 5 (4.81%) SOAP
14 5 (4.81%) Backbone.js
14 5 (4.81%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.73%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (4.81%) User Experience
3 2 (1.92%) W3C
4 1 (0.96%) GIS
4 1 (0.96%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.96%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.58%) Linux
2 9 (8.65%) UNIX
3 7 (6.73%) Mac OS X
4 2 (1.92%) Android
4 2 (1.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (28.85%) Web Development
2 24 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (15.38%) Reverse Engineering
4 15 (14.42%) MVC
5 13 (12.50%) CRM
6 10 (9.62%) Responsive Web Design
7 9 (8.65%) Web Design
7 9 (8.65%) TDD
8 8 (7.69%) Web Application Development
9 7 (6.73%) Configuration Management
10 6 (5.77%) OO
11 4 (3.85%) OOP
11 4 (3.85%) Scrum
12 3 (2.88%) SOA
13 2 (1.92%) Business Intelligence
13 2 (1.92%) E-Commerce
13 2 (1.92%) OOD
13 2 (1.92%) Continuous Integration
13 2 (1.92%) Content Management
13 2 (1.92%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 35 (33.65%) SQL
2 28 (26.92%) C#
3 24 (23.08%) Java
4 18 (17.31%) VBA
5 5 (4.81%) Python
6 4 (3.85%) PHP
6 4 (3.85%) PL/SQL
7 3 (2.88%) Scala
8 2 (1.92%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.96%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (6.73%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.85%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.96%) BC Cleared
Vendors
1 29 (27.88%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.81%) Google
3 1 (0.96%) Oracle
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