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 28 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 18 22 34
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +12
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 102 42 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 9.62% 7.11% 1.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.49% 16.03% 7.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 30 6
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£413 £313 £284
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.00% +10.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £220 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £350 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £311
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £34.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.35% -5.55%
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
358 262 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 33.77% 44.33% 26.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 168 44
Average daily rate £425 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.78% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £243 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £450 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 23
Average hourly rate £37.50 £15.25 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+145.90% -53.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £13.00 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £60.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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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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 +17 83 £438 +45.83% 35
Durham -11 13 £320 +13.77% 4
JavaScript
England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 95 (68.84%) HTML
2 82 (59.42%) CSS
3 59 (42.75%) Agile Software Development
4 57 (41.30%) .NET
5 51 (36.96%) jQuery
6 42 (30.43%) Java
7 38 (27.54%) C#
7 38 (27.54%) Linux
8 34 (24.64%) SQL Server
9 32 (23.19%) Python
9 32 (23.19%) HTML5
10 28 (20.29%) SQL
11 26 (18.84%) MVC
12 25 (18.12%) Web Services
12 25 (18.12%) UNIX
13 24 (17.39%) ASP.NET
14 23 (16.67%) TDD
15 20 (14.49%) Web Design
15 20 (14.49%) PHP
15 20 (14.49%) MySQL
15 20 (14.49%) RESTful
16 19 (13.77%) AngularJS
17 17 (12.32%) Finance
17 17 (12.32%) VB
17 17 (12.32%) ASP.NET MVC
17 17 (12.32%) Web Development
17 17 (12.32%) .NET Framework
18 16 (11.59%) Ruby
18 16 (11.59%) XML
19 14 (10.14%) Oracle

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 10 (7.25%) Node.js
2 7 (5.07%) CMS
3 6 (4.35%) Drupal
4 5 (3.62%) JBoss
5 3 (2.17%) WebLogic
5 3 (2.17%) Sitefinity
5 3 (2.17%) SAS
6 2 (1.45%) Apache
6 2 (1.45%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.72%) IIS
7 1 (0.72%) WordPress
7 1 (0.72%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.72%) Confluence
7 1 (0.72%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.72%) Joomla!
Applications
1 9 (6.52%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.07%) MS Office
3 6 (4.35%) Photoshop
4 3 (2.17%) Fireworks
5 2 (1.45%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (1.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (1.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.07%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (5.07%) Google Cloud Platform
2 6 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.62%) GitHub
4 2 (1.45%) Google App Engine
4 2 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.45%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.42%) 3G
1 13 (9.42%) Wi-Fi
1 13 (9.42%) 4G
2 10 (7.25%) FTP
3 8 (5.80%) SSH
4 7 (5.07%) HTTP
5 4 (2.90%) Intranet
5 4 (2.90%) Internet
6 3 (2.17%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.72%) Converged Networks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (24.64%) SQL Server
2 20 (14.49%) MySQL
3 9 (6.52%) MongoDB
3 9 (6.52%) Relational Database
4 7 (5.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (3.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (3.62%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (3.62%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 4 (2.90%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (2.90%) NoSQL
8 3 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.45%) Big Data
10 1 (0.72%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 13 (9.42%) Git (software)
2 9 (6.52%) Subversion
3 8 (5.80%) GitLab
4 7 (5.07%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (2.17%) Selenium
5 3 (2.17%) Eclipse
5 3 (2.17%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.45%) Hudson
6 2 (1.45%) TeamCity
6 2 (1.45%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 2 (1.45%) Maven
6 2 (1.45%) JUnit
7 1 (0.72%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.72%) JIRA
7 1 (0.72%) RSpec
7 1 (0.72%) PHPUnit
7 1 (0.72%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.72%) Jasmine
General
1 17 (12.32%) Finance
2 3 (2.17%) Marketing
3 1 (0.72%) German Language
3 1 (0.72%) Electronics
3 1 (0.72%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.72%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.72%) Publishing
3 1 (0.72%) Games
Job Titles
1 101 (73.19%) Developer
2 23 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 18 (13.04%) Web Developer
4 13 (9.42%) .NET Developer
4 13 (9.42%) Front-End Developer
5 11 (7.97%) AWS Developer
5 11 (7.97%) C# Developer
6 9 (6.52%) Test Manager
6 9 (6.52%) Designer
7 8 (5.80%) Architect
8 7 (5.07%) UX Designer
9 6 (4.35%) Scala Developer
10 5 (3.62%) Technical Architect
11 4 (2.90%) PHP Developer
11 4 (2.90%) C# .NET Developer
11 4 (2.90%) Front-End Web Developer
12 3 (2.17%) Senior Architect
12 3 (2.17%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 3 (2.17%) Senior Technical Architect
12 3 (2.17%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (68.84%) HTML
2 82 (59.42%) CSS
3 57 (41.30%) .NET
4 51 (36.96%) jQuery
5 32 (23.19%) HTML5
6 25 (18.12%) Web Services
7 24 (17.39%) ASP.NET
8 20 (14.49%) RESTful
9 19 (13.77%) AngularJS
10 17 (12.32%) ASP.NET MVC
10 17 (12.32%) .NET Framework
11 16 (11.59%) XML
12 13 (9.42%) XHTML
13 12 (8.70%) J2EE
13 12 (8.70%) RSS
13 12 (8.70%) Spring
14 11 (7.97%) JSP
14 11 (7.97%) Entity Framework
15 10 (7.25%) Java EE
16 9 (6.52%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.14%) Social Media
2 9 (6.52%) User Experience
3 7 (5.07%) Visualisation
4 5 (3.62%) N-Tier
4 5 (3.62%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.17%) Statistics
6 2 (1.45%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (1.45%) GIS
7 1 (0.72%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.72%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.72%) DTV
7 1 (0.72%) Online Games
7 1 (0.72%) New Media
7 1 (0.72%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 38 (27.54%) Linux
2 25 (18.12%) UNIX
3 13 (9.42%) Mac OS X
4 11 (7.97%) Mac OS
5 10 (7.25%) Windows
6 4 (2.90%) Android
7 2 (1.45%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (42.75%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (18.84%) MVC
3 23 (16.67%) TDD
4 20 (14.49%) Web Design
5 17 (12.32%) Web Development
6 14 (10.14%) Open Source
7 13 (9.42%) SDLC
7 13 (9.42%) Content Management
8 12 (8.70%) SEO
8 12 (8.70%) Scrum
8 12 (8.70%) Project Management
8 12 (8.70%) Responsive Web Design
9 10 (7.25%) BDD
10 9 (6.52%) Agile Project Management
10 9 (6.52%) OO
10 9 (6.52%) Software Testing
11 8 (5.80%) Configuration Management
11 8 (5.80%) Risk Management
11 8 (5.80%) Continuous Delivery
11 8 (5.80%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 42 (30.43%) Java
2 38 (27.54%) C#
3 32 (23.19%) Python
4 28 (20.29%) SQL
5 20 (14.49%) PHP
6 17 (12.32%) VB
7 16 (11.59%) Ruby
8 13 (9.42%) ActionScript
9 12 (8.70%) C++
10 9 (6.52%) Scala
11 6 (4.35%) PL/SQL
11 6 (4.35%) T-SQL
12 5 (3.62%) VBA
12 5 (3.62%) VB.NET
13 4 (2.90%) VBScript
14 3 (2.17%) C
15 2 (1.45%) PowerShell
15 2 (1.45%) Bash Shell
15 2 (1.45%) Perl
16 1 (0.72%) XPath
Qualifications
1 14 (10.14%) Security Cleared
2 9 (6.52%) ISTQB
3 6 (4.35%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.72%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.25%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (1.45%) Hyper-V
1 2 (1.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (2.90%) Puppet
2 3 (2.17%) Vagrant
2 3 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.17%) Tivoli
3 2 (1.45%) Ansible
4 1 (0.72%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 14 (10.14%) Oracle
2 10 (7.25%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.07%) Google
4 2 (1.45%) Rackspace
4 2 (1.45%) SaltStack
4 2 (1.45%) Adobe
4 2 (1.45%) HP
4 2 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.45%) VMware
5 1 (0.72%) SAP
5 1 (0.72%) IBM
5 1 (0.72%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.72%) Zend
5 1 (0.72%) Sitecore
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