The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
England / North West
Rank 8 7 13
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 294 427 278
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 11.19% 11.10% 9.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.46% 31.21% 26.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 268 202
Median daily rate £375 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £505 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 17 0
Median hourly rate - £29.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.25 £33.88 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+1.10% +12.91%

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 West region.

Programming Languages Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1033 1368 1055
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 39.31% 35.56% 34.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 718 872 697
Median daily rate £375 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 60 31
Median hourly rate £45.00 £29.50 £35.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.54% -16.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.20 £14.00 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.54 £40.00 £42.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +10.87%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West 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 West

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in the North West

JavaScript
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript across the North West region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

JavaScript Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

JavaScript Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

JavaScript
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 West region over the 3 months to 17 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
Manchester +1 183 £375 +7.14% 122
Cheshire +2 44 £350 -9.96% 39
Merseyside +4 28 £450 +38.46% 16
Lancashire +6 25 £300 -40.00% 25
JavaScript
England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 17 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 West region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 428 (60.20%) HTML
2 378 (53.16%) CSS
3 328 (46.13%) Agile Software Development
4 248 (34.88%) AngularJS
5 239 (33.61%) .NET
6 233 (32.77%) C#
7 216 (30.38%) Java
8 184 (25.88%) TDD
9 177 (24.89%) HTML5
10 169 (23.77%) MVC
11 163 (22.93%) SQL
12 157 (22.08%) jQuery
13 145 (20.39%) Scrum
14 132 (18.57%) ASP.NET
15 130 (18.28%) SQL Server
16 117 (16.46%) Web Development
17 115 (16.17%) Git (software)
18 114 (16.03%) Front End Development
19 111 (15.61%) CSS3
20 103 (14.49%) Web Services
21 98 (13.78%) BDD
22 84 (11.81%) React
23 83 (11.67%) NoSQL
23 83 (11.67%) RESTful
23 83 (11.67%) Continuous Integration
24 82 (11.53%) XML
25 81 (11.39%) Spring
25 81 (11.39%) Node.js
26 75 (10.55%) MySQL
27 74 (10.41%) .NET Framework

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 57 (8.02%) CMS
2 47 (6.61%) Umbraco
3 25 (3.52%) SharePoint
4 17 (2.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 16 (2.25%) GeoServer
6 11 (1.55%) Confluence
6 11 (1.55%) Sitecore CMS
7 10 (1.41%) Tomcat
8 9 (1.27%) WordPress
9 8 (1.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 8 (1.13%) WebSphere
10 7 (0.98%) ColdFusion
10 7 (0.98%) nginx
11 6 (0.84%) Apache
11 6 (0.84%) Jetty
12 5 (0.70%) Sitefinity
13 4 (0.56%) Drupal
13 4 (0.56%) IIS
13 4 (0.56%) JBoss
13 4 (0.56%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 17 (2.39%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.70%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.28%) InfoPath
3 2 (0.28%) InVision
4 1 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.14%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.14%) MS Office
4 1 (0.14%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.14%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 25 (3.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (1.41%) Magento
3 9 (1.27%) Oracle EBS
3 9 (1.27%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.28%) Oracle Cash Management
4 2 (0.28%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.14%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 31 (4.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (3.94%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (1.97%) PaaS
4 13 (1.83%) GitHub
5 12 (1.69%) SaaS
6 10 (1.41%) Slack
7 9 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
8 8 (1.13%) IaaS
9 4 (0.56%) Office 365
9 4 (0.56%) TestFlight
10 2 (0.28%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.14%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.14%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 19 (2.67%) Network Security
2 12 (1.69%) LDAP
3 10 (1.41%) HTTP
4 7 (0.98%) AMQP
5 5 (0.70%) Internet
6 4 (0.56%) Intranet
6 4 (0.56%) Kerberos
7 3 (0.42%) SAN
8 2 (0.28%) Firewall
8 2 (0.28%) VPN
9 1 (0.14%) BGP
9 1 (0.14%) Bluetooth
9 1 (0.14%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (0.14%) DNS
9 1 (0.14%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 1 (0.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 1 (0.14%) LAN
9 1 (0.14%) MPLS
9 1 (0.14%) NFC
9 1 (0.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (18.28%) SQL Server
2 83 (11.67%) NoSQL
3 75 (10.55%) MySQL
4 65 (9.14%) MongoDB
5 37 (5.20%) Relational Database
6 29 (4.08%) PostgreSQL
7 24 (3.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 22 (3.09%) SQL Server 2008
9 21 (2.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 19 (2.67%) Big Data
11 18 (2.53%) DB2
12 12 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
12 12 (1.69%) Couchbase
13 10 (1.41%) SQL Server 2014
14 8 (1.13%) Oracle Database
15 7 (0.98%) Redis
16 6 (0.84%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 6 (0.84%) RDBMS
17 5 (0.70%) Oracle Reports
17 5 (0.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 115 (16.17%) Git (software)
2 63 (8.86%) Jenkins
3 55 (7.74%) Cucumber
4 36 (5.06%) JIRA
5 35 (4.92%) gulp
6 32 (4.50%) Grunt
7 31 (4.36%) Team Foundation Server
8 30 (4.22%) Jasmine
9 27 (3.80%) Selenium
9 27 (3.80%) Visual Studio
10 21 (2.95%) Maven
10 21 (2.95%) Subversion
11 18 (2.53%) JUnit
12 16 (2.25%) Gradle
13 14 (1.97%) Mercurial
14 13 (1.83%) JBehave
15 11 (1.55%) Karma Test Runner
16 10 (1.41%) Eclipse
17 9 (1.27%) Babel
18 8 (1.13%) PhantomJS
General
1 49 (6.89%) Finance
2 36 (5.06%) Games
3 14 (1.97%) Banking
4 12 (1.69%) Advertising
4 12 (1.69%) Marketing
4 12 (1.69%) Retail
5 11 (1.55%) Manufacturing
6 5 (0.70%) Publishing
7 4 (0.56%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.42%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.28%) Electronics
9 2 (0.28%) General Ledger
9 2 (0.28%) Legal
9 2 (0.28%) Music Industry
9 2 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.14%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.14%) Local Government
10 1 (0.14%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 599 (84.25%) Developer
2 136 (19.13%) .NET Developer
3 133 (18.71%) JavaScript Developer
4 91 (12.80%) Java Developer
5 82 (11.53%) C# Developer
6 75 (10.55%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 62 (8.72%) C# .NET Developer
8 61 (8.58%) Senior Developer
9 55 (7.74%) HTML Developer
10 53 (7.45%) Angular Developer
11 46 (6.47%) Web Developer
12 41 (5.77%) Full Stack Developer
13 39 (5.49%) HTML CSS Developer
14 34 (4.78%) Architect
15 29 (4.08%) PHP Developer
16 26 (3.66%) ASP.NET Developer
16 26 (3.66%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
17 22 (3.09%) Consultant
18 20 (2.81%) CRM Developer
18 20 (2.81%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 428 (60.20%) HTML
2 378 (53.16%) CSS
3 248 (34.88%) AngularJS
4 239 (33.61%) .NET
5 177 (24.89%) HTML5
6 157 (22.08%) jQuery
7 132 (18.57%) ASP.NET
8 111 (15.61%) CSS3
9 103 (14.49%) Web Services
10 84 (11.81%) React
11 83 (11.67%) RESTful
12 82 (11.53%) XML
13 81 (11.39%) Node.js
13 81 (11.39%) Spring
14 74 (10.41%) .NET Framework
15 71 (9.99%) JSON
16 67 (9.42%) ASP.NET MVC
17 48 (6.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 45 (6.33%) Sass
19 44 (6.19%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 57 (8.02%) User Experience
2 50 (7.03%) Mobile App
3 35 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (2.67%) Digital Media
5 11 (1.55%) Virtual Team
5 11 (1.55%) Web 2.0
6 9 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (1.13%) Data Integration
8 7 (0.98%) Mobile Games
9 6 (0.84%) 3D Graphics
9 6 (0.84%) iPad
10 5 (0.70%) Fintech
10 5 (0.70%) iPhone
10 5 (0.70%) Management Information System
11 4 (0.56%) Computer Science
11 4 (0.56%) Data Structures
12 3 (0.42%) Data Centre
12 3 (0.42%) Interactive TV
12 3 (0.42%) MHEG
13 2 (0.28%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 56 (7.88%) Linux
2 38 (5.34%) Android
3 34 (4.78%) Windows
4 32 (4.50%) Apple iOS
5 18 (2.53%) Unix
6 15 (2.11%) AIX
7 11 (1.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (0.84%) Windows Server
9 4 (0.56%) Mac OS X
10 3 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.14%) CentOS
12 1 (0.14%) Debian
12 1 (0.14%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.14%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.14%) Windows CE
12 1 (0.14%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 328 (46.13%) Agile Software Development
2 184 (25.88%) TDD
3 169 (23.77%) MVC
4 145 (20.39%) Scrum
5 117 (16.46%) Web Development
6 114 (16.03%) Front End Development
7 98 (13.78%) BDD
8 83 (11.67%) Continuous Integration
9 72 (10.13%) Software Engineering
10 62 (8.72%) E-Commerce
10 62 (8.72%) OO
11 59 (8.30%) Open Source
12 54 (7.59%) Microservices
13 49 (6.89%) CRM
14 48 (6.75%) SDLC
15 46 (6.47%) Kanban
16 40 (5.63%) Unit Testing
17 38 (5.34%) DevOps
18 37 (5.20%) Responsive Web Design
19 33 (4.64%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 233 (32.77%) C#
2 216 (30.38%) Java
3 163 (22.93%) SQL
4 73 (10.27%) PHP
5 51 (7.17%) Python
6 35 (4.92%) Ruby
7 23 (3.23%) T-SQL
8 20 (2.81%) C++
9 18 (2.53%) ES6
10 16 (2.25%) Perl
10 16 (2.25%) VB.NET
11 15 (2.11%) TypeScript
12 12 (1.69%) Groovy
12 12 (1.69%) Objective-C
12 12 (1.69%) Scala
13 11 (1.55%) Go
13 11 (1.55%) Shell Script
14 10 (1.41%) Clojure
15 9 (1.27%) VB
16 8 (1.13%) C
Qualifications
1 29 (4.08%) Security Cleared
2 25 (3.52%) Degree
3 18 (2.53%) SC Cleared
4 15 (2.11%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.14%) CCNA
6 1 (0.14%) CCNP
6 1 (0.14%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.14%) CISSP
6 1 (0.14%) CLAS
6 1 (0.14%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (4.64%) QA
2 9 (1.27%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (0.42%) SDET
4 2 (0.28%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (1.55%) Virtual Machines
2 9 (1.27%) Docker
3 4 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.42%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.28%) Varnish
6 1 (0.14%) NFS
6 1 (0.14%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 12 (1.69%) Puppet
2 6 (0.84%) Kubernetes
3 5 (0.70%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.56%) Ansible
5 2 (0.28%) Capistrano
5 2 (0.28%) Nagios
6 1 (0.14%) EMC VPLEX
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.14%) Terraform
Vendors
1 67 (9.42%) Microsoft
2 58 (8.16%) Oracle
3 22 (3.09%) Xamarin
4 21 (2.95%) Sitecore
5 16 (2.25%) ESRI
5 16 (2.25%) ServiceNow
6 14 (1.97%) hybris
7 13 (1.83%) ATG
8 12 (1.69%) Red Hat
9 8 (1.13%) VMware
10 6 (0.84%) Adobe
10 6 (0.84%) EPiServer
10 6 (0.84%) Google
11 5 (0.70%) Perforce
11 5 (0.70%) Telerik
11 5 (0.70%) Twitter
11 5 (0.70%) Zend
12 4 (0.56%) Siebel
13 3 (0.42%) OpenTV
13 3 (0.42%) SAP
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