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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
England / North East
Rank 27 8 15
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +7
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 78 106 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 7.98% 11.86% 7.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.41% 31.45% 21.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 64 44
Median daily rate £350 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.15% +17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £283 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £611 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.25 £33.88 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+1.10% +9.27%

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
348 337 249
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 35.58% 37.70% 36.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 204 173
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 8
Median hourly rate £53.50 £19.75 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+170.88% -30.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £15.03 £14.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.00 £27.50 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +13.71%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East region citing JavaScript as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 19 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the North East region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -23 59 £370 -15.42% 18
Durham +4 17 £350 +16.66% 4
JavaScript
England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North East region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 128 (59.81%) CSS
2 99 (46.26%) Agile Software Development
3 96 (44.86%) HTML
4 91 (42.52%) Node.js
5 82 (38.32%) AngularJS
6 70 (32.71%) Java
6 70 (32.71%) MVC
7 67 (31.31%) TDD
8 63 (29.44%) Git (software)
9 62 (28.97%) Continuous Integration
10 60 (28.04%) Microservices
11 51 (23.83%) C#
12 50 (23.36%) XML
13 46 (21.50%) Software Engineering
14 45 (21.03%) SQL
15 42 (19.63%) .NET
15 42 (19.63%) SQL Server
15 42 (19.63%) webpack
16 41 (19.16%) EJS
16 41 (19.16%) Express
17 40 (18.69%) BDD
17 40 (18.69%) Analytical Skills
17 40 (18.69%) Functional Programming
17 40 (18.69%) Microsoft
18 38 (17.76%) Security Cleared
18 38 (17.76%) Front End Development
19 36 (16.82%) Asynchronous Programming
19 36 (16.82%) Data Management
20 35 (16.36%) Protractor
21 34 (15.89%) GitLab

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (7.48%) WebLogic
2 15 (7.01%) BizTalk Server
3 11 (5.14%) CMS
3 11 (5.14%) Confluence
3 11 (5.14%) Tomcat
4 10 (4.67%) nginx
5 7 (3.27%) SharePoint
6 6 (2.80%) Sitecore CMS
7 4 (1.87%) Drupal
8 3 (1.40%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.93%) Documentum
9 2 (0.93%) IIS
9 2 (0.93%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (0.93%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.93%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.47%) Apache
10 1 (0.47%) JBoss
10 1 (0.47%) Jetty
10 1 (0.47%) Mongrel
10 1 (0.47%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (1.40%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (1.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.93%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.93%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.87%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (1.87%) SaaS
2 3 (1.40%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.93%) Office 365
3 2 (0.93%) Slack
4 1 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.47%) GitHub
4 1 (0.47%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.61%) HTTP
2 11 (5.14%) Firewall
2 11 (5.14%) Internet
3 10 (4.67%) HTTPS
3 10 (4.67%) iSCSI
3 10 (4.67%) NAS
3 10 (4.67%) SAN
4 3 (1.40%) Intranet
4 3 (1.40%) SNMP
5 2 (0.93%) DHCP
5 2 (0.93%) DNS
6 1 (0.47%) FTP
6 1 (0.47%) IPsec
6 1 (0.47%) Network Security
6 1 (0.47%) SSL
6 1 (0.47%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (19.63%) SQL Server
2 17 (7.94%) MongoDB
3 7 (3.27%) NoSQL
4 5 (2.34%) MySQL
5 4 (1.87%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (1.40%) Big Data
6 3 (1.40%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.40%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.93%) HBase
7 2 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.47%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.47%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 63 (29.44%) Git (software)
2 42 (19.63%) webpack
3 35 (16.36%) Protractor
4 34 (15.89%) GitLab
5 13 (6.07%) JIRA
6 11 (5.14%) Cucumber
7 9 (4.21%) Jenkins
8 8 (3.74%) Eclipse
8 8 (3.74%) IntelliJ
8 8 (3.74%) NetBeans
8 8 (3.74%) Visual Studio
9 4 (1.87%) Jasmine
10 3 (1.40%) HP UFT
10 3 (1.40%) JMeter
10 3 (1.40%) LoadRunner
10 3 (1.40%) Selenium
11 2 (0.93%) JUnit
11 2 (0.93%) Maven
11 2 (0.93%) Subversion
12 1 (0.47%) Artifactory
General
1 14 (6.54%) Publishing
2 11 (5.14%) Finance
3 8 (3.74%) Advertising
4 5 (2.34%) Marketing
5 4 (1.87%) Electronics
5 4 (1.87%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.87%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.93%) Retail
7 1 (0.47%) Back Office
7 1 (0.47%) French Language
7 1 (0.47%) Games
7 1 (0.47%) Law
Job Titles
1 158 (73.83%) Developer
2 53 (24.77%) JavaScript Developer
3 32 (14.95%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 28 (13.08%) Java Developer
5 19 (8.88%) Node.js Developer
6 18 (8.41%) Angular Developer
6 18 (8.41%) Full Stack Developer
7 17 (7.94%) Automation Engineer
8 13 (6.07%) Software Engineer
8 13 (6.07%) Web Developer
9 12 (5.61%) C# Developer
10 11 (5.14%) Software Developer
11 10 (4.67%) .NET Developer
11 10 (4.67%) Digital Developer
12 9 (4.21%) HTML Developer
13 8 (3.74%) Analyst
13 8 (3.74%) Development Analyst
13 8 (3.74%) Sitecore Developer
14 7 (3.27%) Senior Developer
15 6 (2.80%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (59.81%) CSS
2 96 (44.86%) HTML
3 91 (42.52%) Node.js
4 82 (38.32%) AngularJS
5 50 (23.36%) XML
6 42 (19.63%) .NET
7 41 (19.16%) EJS
7 41 (19.16%) Express
8 34 (15.89%) Web Services
9 33 (15.42%) jQuery
10 22 (10.28%) ASP.NET
11 21 (9.81%) Middleware
12 20 (9.35%) JSON
13 19 (8.88%) React
14 18 (8.41%) CSS3
14 18 (8.41%) Spring
15 17 (7.94%) HTML5
16 11 (5.14%) ASP.NET MVC
17 10 (4.67%) J2EE
18 8 (3.74%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 40 (18.69%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (6.07%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (6.07%) Mobile App
3 10 (4.67%) Public Cloud
4 8 (3.74%) Linked Data
5 6 (2.80%) NHS
6 3 (1.40%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.40%) PKI
7 2 (0.93%) iPad
7 2 (0.93%) Replication
7 2 (0.93%) User Experience
8 1 (0.47%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.47%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.47%) Fintech
8 1 (0.47%) RIA
8 1 (0.47%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.47%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 32 (14.95%) Windows
2 25 (11.68%) Linux
3 10 (4.67%) Android
3 10 (4.67%) Apple iOS
3 10 (4.67%) Windows Server
4 4 (1.87%) Mac OS X
5 2 (0.93%) Unix
6 1 (0.47%) CentOS
6 1 (0.47%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (46.26%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (32.71%) MVC
3 67 (31.31%) TDD
4 62 (28.97%) Continuous Integration
5 60 (28.04%) Microservices
6 46 (21.50%) Software Engineering
7 40 (18.69%) BDD
7 40 (18.69%) Functional Programming
8 38 (17.76%) Front End Development
9 36 (16.82%) Asynchronous Programming
9 36 (16.82%) Data Management
10 34 (15.89%) Test Scripting
11 31 (14.49%) Unit Testing
12 29 (13.55%) Web Development
13 28 (13.08%) OO
14 20 (9.35%) ITSM
15 19 (8.88%) ITIL
16 17 (7.94%) Continuous Deployment
17 15 (7.01%) SDLC
18 14 (6.54%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 70 (32.71%) Java
2 51 (23.83%) C#
3 45 (21.03%) SQL
4 21 (9.81%) Python
5 17 (7.94%) C
6 16 (7.48%) PHP
6 16 (7.48%) VB
7 14 (6.54%) Jython
7 14 (6.54%) PowerShell
8 12 (5.61%) Ruby
9 8 (3.74%) Scala
10 6 (2.80%) T-SQL
11 4 (1.87%) VB.NET
12 3 (1.40%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.93%) ABAP
13 2 (0.93%) C++
13 2 (0.93%) Perl
13 2 (0.93%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.47%) Go
14 1 (0.47%) XPath
Qualifications
1 38 (17.76%) Security Cleared
2 23 (10.75%) SC Cleared
3 14 (6.54%) BPSS Clearance
4 11 (5.14%) DV Cleared
5 4 (1.87%) Degree
6 1 (0.47%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.47%) OCA
6 1 (0.47%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.61%) Disclosure Scotland
2 8 (3.74%) QA
System Software
1 10 (4.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.93%) Docker
3 1 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.47%) Xen
Systems Management
1 19 (8.88%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 15 (7.01%) Puppet
3 14 (6.54%) SCOrch
4 13 (6.07%) BladeLogic
5 5 (2.34%) SCCM
6 4 (1.87%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 4 (1.87%) WSUS
7 1 (0.47%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.47%) Terraform
Vendors
1 40 (18.69%) Microsoft
2 23 (10.75%) HP
3 18 (8.41%) CA
4 14 (6.54%) BMC
5 13 (6.07%) Dell
6 8 (3.74%) Sitecore
7 6 (2.80%) SAP
8 5 (2.34%) Oracle
9 4 (1.87%) Symantec
10 2 (0.93%) Cloudera
10 2 (0.93%) Google
10 2 (0.93%) Pega
10 2 (0.93%) ServiceNow
10 2 (0.93%) Xamarin
11 1 (0.47%) Black Duck
11 1 (0.47%) Ensighten
11 1 (0.47%) Infragistics
11 1 (0.47%) RightScale
11 1 (0.47%) Twitter
11 1 (0.47%) Zend
Cramlington, Northumberland
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £100 - £200 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Sunderland
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Oscar
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago