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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 8 24 28
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +4
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 63 20 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 10.06% 5.21% 2.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.27% 13.42% 9.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 12 5
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£350 £288 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.73% +15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £375 £285
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £32.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year
-7.07% -5.10%
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
231 149 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 36.90% 38.80% 31.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 75 42
Average daily rate £350 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 19
Average hourly rate £28.50 £34.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.17% +23.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.30 £32.30 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £34.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.53 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.89% -4.21%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +9 40 £265 +0.95% 34
Durham - 19 £375 - 3
JavaScript
England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 75 (62.50%) HTML
2 72 (60.00%) CSS
3 55 (45.83%) jQuery
4 49 (40.83%) Agile Software Development
5 44 (36.67%) Web Development
6 43 (35.83%) .NET
7 42 (35.00%) Java
8 41 (34.17%) SQL
9 39 (32.50%) C#
10 33 (27.50%) Microsoft
11 32 (26.67%) Subversion
12 31 (25.83%) HTTP
12 31 (25.83%) Git (software)
13 29 (24.17%) UNIX
14 28 (23.33%) HTML5
15 26 (21.67%) ASP.NET
16 25 (20.83%) REST
16 25 (20.83%) CSS3
17 24 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 24 (20.00%) Configuration Management
17 24 (20.00%) SQL Server
17 24 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 24 (20.00%) Finance
18 23 (19.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 23 (19.17%) Ajax
18 23 (19.17%) Linux
19 22 (18.33%) Responsive Web Design
19 22 (18.33%) Scala
20 21 (17.50%) Ruby
20 21 (17.50%) Relational Database

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 14 (11.67%) SharePoint
2 9 (7.50%) Node.js
3 8 (6.67%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (4.17%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (3.33%) CMS
6 3 (2.50%) JBoss
7 2 (1.67%) IBM Notes
7 2 (1.67%) Apache
8 1 (0.83%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.83%) Drupal
8 1 (0.83%) WordPress
8 1 (0.83%) LiveLink
Applications
1 10 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.33%) InfoPath
3 2 (1.67%) MS Office
4 1 (0.83%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.83%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.50%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.00%) Office 365
2 3 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.83%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 31 (25.83%) HTTP
2 3 (2.50%) Intranet
3 2 (1.67%) Extranet
4 1 (0.83%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 24 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 23 (19.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 21 (17.50%) Relational Database
4 18 (15.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 9 (7.50%) MySQL
6 8 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.83%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.83%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.83%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.83%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 32 (26.67%) Subversion
2 31 (25.83%) Git (software)
3 9 (7.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (5.00%) Visual Studio
5 5 (4.17%) PHPUnit
5 5 (4.17%) Selenium
6 3 (2.50%) JUnit
7 2 (1.67%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.83%) JIRA
8 1 (0.83%) Hudson
8 1 (0.83%) Axure RP
8 1 (0.83%) Maven
General
1 24 (20.00%) Finance
2 13 (10.83%) Banking
3 7 (5.83%) Back Office
4 5 (4.17%) Marketing
5 3 (2.50%) Advertising
6 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.83%) Publishing
6 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.83%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 108 (90.00%) Developer
2 21 (17.50%) Front-End Developer
3 17 (14.17%) .NET Developer
3 17 (14.17%) SQL Developer
4 12 (10.00%) Java Developer
5 11 (9.17%) Senior Developer
6 10 (8.33%) SharePoint Developer
6 10 (8.33%) Web Developer
7 7 (5.83%) Designer
7 7 (5.83%) VBA Developer
8 6 (5.00%) PHP Developer
8 6 (5.00%) Scala Developer
9 4 (3.33%) SQL Server Developer
9 4 (3.33%) UI Designer
10 3 (2.50%) Front-End Web Developer
10 3 (2.50%) Lead Developer
11 2 (1.67%) ASP.NET Developer
11 2 (1.67%) Programmer
11 2 (1.67%) Junior
11 2 (1.67%) Interface Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (62.50%) HTML
2 72 (60.00%) CSS
3 55 (45.83%) jQuery
4 43 (35.83%) .NET
5 28 (23.33%) HTML5
6 26 (21.67%) ASP.NET
7 25 (20.83%) REST
7 25 (20.83%) CSS3
8 24 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 23 (19.17%) Ajax
10 20 (16.67%) Web Services
10 20 (16.67%) JSON
11 16 (13.33%) XML
12 12 (10.00%) Spring
13 10 (8.33%) RESTful
14 9 (7.50%) AngularJS
14 9 (7.50%) SOAP
15 8 (6.67%) Mustache
15 8 (6.67%) Sass
16 7 (5.83%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.33%) Visualisation
2 6 (5.00%) User Experience
3 3 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.67%) NHS
4 2 (1.67%) W3C
5 1 (0.83%) RIA
5 1 (0.83%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.83%) GIS
5 1 (0.83%) Web 2.0
5 1 (0.83%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 29 (24.17%) UNIX
2 23 (19.17%) Linux
3 21 (17.50%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.83%) Android
4 1 (0.83%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (40.83%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (36.67%) Web Development
3 24 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 22 (18.33%) Responsive Web Design
5 21 (17.50%) Web Design
6 16 (13.33%) Scrum
6 16 (13.33%) Reverse Engineering
7 15 (12.50%) MVC
7 15 (12.50%) TDD
8 9 (7.50%) Web Application Development
8 9 (7.50%) Line Management
8 9 (7.50%) Mentoring
8 9 (7.50%) OO
8 9 (7.50%) Automated Testing
9 7 (5.83%) BDD
9 7 (5.83%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (5.00%) OOP
11 5 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (4.17%) Performance Testing
11 5 (4.17%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 42 (35.00%) Java
2 41 (34.17%) SQL
3 39 (32.50%) C#
4 22 (18.33%) Scala
5 21 (17.50%) Ruby
5 21 (17.50%) Python
6 18 (15.00%) VBA
7 9 (7.50%) PHP
8 7 (5.83%) T-SQL
9 6 (5.00%) PHP5
10 5 (4.17%) VB.NET
10 5 (4.17%) C++
11 1 (0.83%) XPath
11 1 (0.83%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (3.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.83%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.83%) WCAG
Vendors
1 33 (27.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.50%) Oracle
3 2 (1.67%) Lotus
4 1 (0.83%) Zend
4 1 (0.83%) Open Text
4 1 (0.83%) RedDot
4 1 (0.83%) SAP
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