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 6 December 2016 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 8 15 10
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 375 355 305
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 11.52% 8.57% 9.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.08% 27.76% 26.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 288 219 204
Median daily rate £388 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 13 3
Median hourly rate - £29.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.25 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+14.16% -7.69%
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 West region.

Programming Languages Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1169 1279 1141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 35.91% 30.89% 35.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 826 789 748
Median daily rate £388 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £236 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 57 30
Median hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £13.50 £16.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.65 £47.33 £37.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 6 December 2016.

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 6 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +4 234 £400 +14.28% 145
Cheshire 0 67 £388 +3.33% 27
Merseyside +6 26 £378 +16.15% 15
Lancashire -8 21 £350 -11.94% 30
JavaScript
England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, 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.

1 448 (60.13%) HTML
2 403 (54.09%) CSS
3 346 (46.44%) Agile Software Development
4 257 (34.50%) C#
4 257 (34.50%) .NET
5 238 (31.95%) AngularJS
6 229 (30.74%) Java
7 187 (25.10%) TDD
8 185 (24.83%) HTML5
9 178 (23.89%) jQuery
9 178 (23.89%) MVC
10 163 (21.88%) SQL
11 147 (19.73%) Web Development
12 144 (19.33%) SQL Server
13 141 (18.93%) ASP.NET
14 129 (17.32%) Scrum
14 129 (17.32%) CSS3
15 113 (15.17%) Front End Development
16 107 (14.36%) Git (software)
17 96 (12.89%) BDD
18 95 (12.75%) PHP
19 91 (12.21%) Web Services
20 87 (11.68%) ASP.NET MVC
21 85 (11.41%) XML
22 82 (11.01%) JSON
23 81 (10.87%) Continuous Integration
24 78 (10.47%) .NET Framework
25 77 (10.34%) Node.js
26 75 (10.07%) CRM
27 74 (9.93%) Microsoft

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 47 (6.31%) CMS
2 37 (4.97%) Umbraco
3 21 (2.82%) SharePoint
4 16 (2.15%) GeoServer
5 14 (1.88%) Apache
6 13 (1.74%) Tomcat
7 12 (1.61%) WordPress
8 11 (1.48%) Confluence
8 11 (1.48%) Sitecore CMS
9 10 (1.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 9 (1.21%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 9 (1.21%) ColdFusion
10 9 (1.21%) nginx
11 7 (0.94%) WebSphere
12 6 (0.81%) Drupal
12 6 (0.81%) Jetty
13 5 (0.67%) JBoss
13 5 (0.67%) Sitefinity
14 4 (0.54%) IIS
14 4 (0.54%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 20 (2.68%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.21%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.27%) Fireworks
3 2 (0.27%) InfoPath
3 2 (0.27%) Mingle
4 1 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.13%) MS Office
4 1 (0.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 33 (4.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.21%) Magento
2 9 (1.21%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (1.21%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.27%) Oracle Cash Management
3 2 (0.27%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 33 (4.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (3.89%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (2.55%) GitHub
4 14 (1.88%) PaaS
5 12 (1.61%) SaaS
6 10 (1.34%) Slack
7 9 (1.21%) Cloud Computing
8 8 (1.07%) IaaS
9 5 (0.67%) Office 365
10 2 (0.27%) Google Analytics
10 2 (0.27%) TestFlight
11 1 (0.13%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.13%) Heroku
11 1 (0.13%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 38 (5.10%) Network Security
2 19 (2.55%) HTTP
3 12 (1.61%) LDAP
4 9 (1.21%) HTTPS
4 9 (1.21%) Internet
5 5 (0.67%) AMQP
6 4 (0.54%) Intranet
6 4 (0.54%) Kerberos
7 3 (0.40%) Firewall
7 3 (0.40%) SAN
8 2 (0.27%) DHCP
8 2 (0.27%) DNS
8 2 (0.27%) MPLS
8 2 (0.27%) VPN
9 1 (0.13%) BGP
9 1 (0.13%) Bluetooth
9 1 (0.13%) DSL
9 1 (0.13%) LAN
9 1 (0.13%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 144 (19.33%) SQL Server
2 67 (8.99%) MySQL
3 66 (8.86%) NoSQL
4 50 (6.71%) MongoDB
5 32 (4.30%) Relational Database
6 29 (3.89%) PostgreSQL
7 26 (3.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 23 (3.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 20 (2.68%) Apache Cassandra
10 15 (2.01%) SQL Server 2008
11 12 (1.61%) Big Data
11 12 (1.61%) DB2
12 11 (1.48%) Couchbase
13 10 (1.34%) Redis
14 7 (0.94%) SQL Server 2012
15 6 (0.81%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 6 (0.81%) RDBMS
16 5 (0.67%) Oracle Database
16 5 (0.67%) Oracle Reports
16 5 (0.67%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 107 (14.36%) Git (software)
2 57 (7.65%) Cucumber
3 56 (7.52%) Jenkins
4 38 (5.10%) JIRA
5 36 (4.83%) Visual Studio
6 32 (4.30%) Grunt
7 30 (4.03%) gulp
8 28 (3.76%) Team Foundation Server
9 27 (3.62%) Jasmine
10 25 (3.36%) Selenium
11 23 (3.09%) Subversion
12 20 (2.68%) Mercurial
13 19 (2.55%) Maven
14 17 (2.28%) JUnit
15 16 (2.15%) Gradle
16 12 (1.61%) Eclipse
16 12 (1.61%) JBehave
17 9 (1.21%) Babel
18 8 (1.07%) Karma Test Runner
18 8 (1.07%) PhantomJS
General
1 48 (6.44%) Finance
2 31 (4.16%) Games
3 20 (2.68%) Retail
4 16 (2.15%) Manufacturing
5 14 (1.88%) Advertising
5 14 (1.88%) Marketing
6 9 (1.21%) Banking
7 7 (0.94%) Publishing
8 6 (0.81%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.40%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.27%) Electronics
10 2 (0.27%) General Ledger
10 2 (0.27%) Music Industry
11 1 (0.13%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.13%) Law
11 1 (0.13%) Legal
11 1 (0.13%) Local Government
11 1 (0.13%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.13%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 642 (86.17%) Developer
2 156 (20.94%) .NET Developer
3 133 (17.85%) JavaScript Developer
4 89 (11.95%) Java Developer
5 85 (11.41%) C# Developer
6 79 (10.60%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 70 (9.40%) C# .NET Developer
8 62 (8.32%) Senior Developer
9 61 (8.19%) HTML Developer
10 52 (6.98%) Web Developer
11 50 (6.71%) Angular Developer
12 45 (6.04%) HTML CSS Developer
13 42 (5.64%) Full Stack Developer
14 39 (5.23%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 36 (4.83%) ASP.NET Developer
16 29 (3.89%) PHP Developer
17 27 (3.62%) CRM Developer
18 23 (3.09%) SQL Developer
19 21 (2.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
19 21 (2.82%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 448 (60.13%) HTML
2 403 (54.09%) CSS
3 257 (34.50%) .NET
4 238 (31.95%) AngularJS
5 185 (24.83%) HTML5
6 178 (23.89%) jQuery
7 141 (18.93%) ASP.NET
8 129 (17.32%) CSS3
9 91 (12.21%) Web Services
10 87 (11.68%) ASP.NET MVC
11 85 (11.41%) XML
12 82 (11.01%) JSON
13 78 (10.47%) .NET Framework
14 77 (10.34%) Node.js
15 74 (9.93%) Spring
16 73 (9.80%) React
17 62 (8.32%) RESTful
18 49 (6.58%) Entity Framework
19 48 (6.44%) Ajax
20 44 (5.91%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 60 (8.05%) User Experience
2 38 (5.10%) Digital Media
2 38 (5.10%) Mobile App
3 25 (3.36%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (1.88%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (1.34%) Virtual Team
6 8 (1.07%) Data Integration
7 7 (0.94%) iPad
7 7 (0.94%) Mobile Games
7 7 (0.94%) Web 2.0
8 6 (0.81%) 3D Graphics
8 6 (0.81%) Computer Science
9 5 (0.67%) Management Information System
9 5 (0.67%) N-Tier
10 4 (0.54%) Animation
10 4 (0.54%) Data Centre
10 4 (0.54%) Data Structures
11 3 (0.40%) Interactive TV
11 3 (0.40%) iPhone
11 3 (0.40%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 42 (5.64%) Linux
2 33 (4.43%) Android
3 32 (4.30%) Windows
4 29 (3.89%) Apple iOS
5 13 (1.74%) Unix
6 11 (1.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (1.21%) AIX
7 9 (1.21%) Windows Server
8 5 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.40%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.27%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.27%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (0.27%) Windows NT
11 1 (0.13%) CentOS
11 1 (0.13%) Debian
11 1 (0.13%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.13%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.13%) Windows CE
11 1 (0.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 346 (46.44%) Agile Software Development
2 187 (25.10%) TDD
3 178 (23.89%) MVC
4 147 (19.73%) Web Development
5 129 (17.32%) Scrum
6 113 (15.17%) Front End Development
7 96 (12.89%) BDD
8 81 (10.87%) Continuous Integration
9 75 (10.07%) CRM
10 70 (9.40%) Software Engineering
11 67 (8.99%) E-Commerce
12 65 (8.72%) OO
13 55 (7.38%) Open Source
14 49 (6.58%) ERP
15 48 (6.44%) SDLC
16 46 (6.17%) Unit Testing
17 43 (5.77%) Microservices
18 36 (4.83%) OOP
19 34 (4.56%) Kanban
19 34 (4.56%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 257 (34.50%) C#
2 229 (30.74%) Java
3 163 (21.88%) SQL
4 95 (12.75%) PHP
5 49 (6.58%) Python
6 42 (5.64%) Ruby
7 26 (3.49%) T-SQL
8 21 (2.82%) VB.NET
9 20 (2.68%) C++
10 19 (2.55%) ES6
11 18 (2.42%) Groovy
12 17 (2.28%) VB
13 16 (2.15%) TypeScript
14 15 (2.01%) Perl
14 15 (2.01%) Scala
15 13 (1.74%) Clojure
15 13 (1.74%) Objective-C
16 10 (1.34%) Go
16 10 (1.34%) Shell Script
17 8 (1.07%) C
Qualifications
1 33 (4.43%) Security Cleared
2 27 (3.62%) Degree
3 15 (2.01%) BPSS Clearance
4 13 (1.74%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.13%) CCNA
6 1 (0.13%) CCNP
6 1 (0.13%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.13%) CISSP
6 1 (0.13%) CLAS
6 1 (0.13%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (3.76%) QA
2 11 (1.48%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (0.40%) SDET
4 1 (0.13%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (1.88%) Virtual Machines
2 9 (1.21%) Docker
3 6 (0.81%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.27%) Varnish
5 1 (0.13%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.13%) NFS
5 1 (0.13%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (1.61%) Puppet
2 9 (1.21%) Tivoli
3 6 (0.81%) Kubernetes
4 4 (0.54%) Ansible
4 4 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.40%) Capistrano
6 1 (0.13%) EMC VPLEX
6 1 (0.13%) HP SiteScope
6 1 (0.13%) Nagios
6 1 (0.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.13%) Terraform
6 1 (0.13%) vMotion
Vendors
1 74 (9.93%) Microsoft
2 45 (6.04%) Oracle
3 24 (3.22%) Xamarin
4 21 (2.82%) Sitecore
5 16 (2.15%) ESRI
6 14 (1.88%) hybris
7 13 (1.74%) ATG
8 12 (1.61%) Red Hat
9 11 (1.48%) Adobe
10 7 (0.94%) ServiceNow
11 6 (0.81%) Perforce
12 5 (0.67%) Google
12 5 (0.67%) Telerik
13 4 (0.54%) Siebel
13 4 (0.54%) Zend
14 3 (0.40%) Ektron
14 3 (0.40%) HP
14 3 (0.40%) OpenTV
14 3 (0.40%) VMware
14 3 (0.40%) WorldPay
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