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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 7 19 17
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -2
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 398 348 250
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 11.28% 7.77% 7.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.52% 25.35% 22.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 312 223 136
Median daily rate £388 £380 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.97% +16.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £288 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £520 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +7.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 6
Median hourly rate £13.75 £41.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-66.46% +26.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £38.75 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £42.25 £34.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.85 £36.50 £33.03
% change year-on-year
+3.69% +10.52%
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
1304 1373 1107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 36.96% 30.67% 34.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 886 871 672
Median daily rate £375 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 50 30
Median hourly rate £32.50 £37.50 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +10.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.95 £19.20 £13.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £41.20 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +10 220 £388 +10.71% 180
Cheshire +6 109 £375 -6.25% 35
Merseyside +6 30 £350 +7.60% 22
Lancashire +3 24 £375 -5.66% 25
JavaScript
England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 470 (60.41%) HTML
2 430 (55.27%) CSS
3 370 (47.56%) Agile Software Development
4 279 (35.86%) Java
5 230 (29.56%) HTML5
6 228 (29.31%) C#
7 227 (29.18%) .NET
8 205 (26.35%) AngularJS
9 184 (23.65%) Web Development
10 180 (23.14%) TDD
11 179 (23.01%) jQuery
12 177 (22.75%) MVC
13 171 (21.98%) CSS3
14 158 (20.31%) SQL
15 145 (18.64%) PHP
15 145 (18.64%) SQL Server
16 135 (17.35%) ASP.NET
17 130 (16.71%) Front End Development
18 119 (15.30%) Scrum
19 114 (14.65%) XML
20 107 (13.75%) CRM
21 106 (13.62%) JSON
22 101 (12.98%) Continuous Integration
23 93 (11.95%) Git (software)
24 90 (11.57%) Spring
25 86 (11.05%) E-Commerce
26 83 (10.67%) ASP.NET MVC
27 78 (10.03%) BDD
28 77 (9.90%) MySQL
29 75 (9.64%) Web Services

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 51 (6.56%) CMS
2 48 (6.17%) Tomcat
3 41 (5.27%) Apache
4 34 (4.37%) JBoss
5 22 (2.83%) SharePoint
6 19 (2.44%) GeoServer
7 14 (1.80%) Umbraco
8 13 (1.67%) WordPress
9 9 (1.16%) ColdFusion
9 9 (1.16%) Drupal
9 9 (1.16%) Sitecore CMS
10 8 (1.03%) Confluence
10 8 (1.03%) nginx
11 7 (0.90%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 6 (0.77%) SAS
13 5 (0.64%) ArcGIS
13 5 (0.64%) IIS
13 5 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
13 5 (0.64%) Sitefinity
13 5 (0.64%) WebLogic
Applications
1 18 (2.31%) MS Excel
2 17 (2.19%) Photoshop
3 6 (0.77%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (0.77%) MS Office
4 4 (0.51%) Fireworks
5 2 (0.26%) Adobe After Effects
5 2 (0.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.26%) Adobe Premiere
5 2 (0.26%) Mingle
6 1 (0.13%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.13%) MS Project
6 1 (0.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 36 (4.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (2.31%) Magento
3 6 (0.77%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (0.77%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (0.64%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (0.26%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.13%) nopCommerce
6 1 (0.13%) OpenCart
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle Payroll
6 1 (0.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.13%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 31 (3.98%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (3.73%) GitHub
3 26 (3.34%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (1.41%) PaaS
4 11 (1.41%) SaaS
5 10 (1.29%) IaaS
6 6 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (0.77%) Office 365
7 5 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (0.51%) Slack
9 3 (0.39%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 3 (0.39%) Amazon EMR
9 3 (0.39%) Amazon Kinesis
9 3 (0.39%) AWS CloudFormation
9 3 (0.39%) AWS CloudTrail
9 3 (0.39%) AWS Lambda
9 3 (0.39%) Route 53
10 2 (0.26%) Google App Engine
10 2 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 67 (8.61%) Network Security
2 50 (6.43%) HTTP
3 14 (1.80%) HTTPS
3 14 (1.80%) LDAP
4 10 (1.29%) Internet
5 5 (0.64%) AMQP
5 5 (0.64%) Intranet
6 3 (0.39%) OpenVPN
6 3 (0.39%) SAN
7 2 (0.26%) DNS
7 2 (0.26%) MPLS
7 2 (0.26%) NAS
7 2 (0.26%) VPN
8 1 (0.13%) BGP
8 1 (0.13%) Bluetooth
8 1 (0.13%) DSL
8 1 (0.13%) Firewall
8 1 (0.13%) NFC
8 1 (0.13%) TETRA
8 1 (0.13%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 145 (18.64%) SQL Server
2 77 (9.90%) MySQL
3 50 (6.43%) NoSQL
4 47 (6.04%) PostgreSQL
5 42 (5.40%) MongoDB
6 25 (3.21%) Apache Cassandra
7 23 (2.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 21 (2.70%) Relational Database
9 20 (2.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 16 (2.06%) Hadoop
11 15 (1.93%) GIS
12 12 (1.54%) Big Data
13 10 (1.29%) Couchbase
14 9 (1.16%) Redis
15 8 (1.03%) Oracle Database
16 7 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
16 7 (0.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 6 (0.77%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 6 (0.77%) OLAP
17 6 (0.77%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 93 (11.95%) Git (software)
2 58 (7.46%) Jenkins
3 46 (5.91%) Cucumber
4 38 (4.88%) Grunt
4 38 (4.88%) Visual Studio
5 35 (4.50%) JIRA
6 30 (3.86%) Team Foundation Server
7 26 (3.34%) gulp
7 26 (3.34%) Jasmine
8 25 (3.21%) Selenium
9 23 (2.96%) Mercurial
9 23 (2.96%) Subversion
10 19 (2.44%) Maven
11 12 (1.54%) Karma Test Runner
12 10 (1.29%) JUnit
13 9 (1.16%) Gradle
14 8 (1.03%) PhantomJS
15 7 (0.90%) Talend Open Studio
16 6 (0.77%) TestNG
16 6 (0.77%) Xcode
General
1 46 (5.91%) Finance
2 24 (3.08%) Banking
2 24 (3.08%) Retail
3 18 (2.31%) Manufacturing
4 16 (2.06%) Marketing
5 11 (1.41%) Advertising
6 10 (1.29%) Pharmaceutical
7 9 (1.16%) Games
8 7 (0.90%) Publishing
9 4 (0.51%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.39%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.26%) General Ledger
11 2 (0.26%) Local Government
11 2 (0.26%) Music Industry
11 2 (0.26%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.13%) Billing
12 1 (0.13%) Electronics
12 1 (0.13%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.13%) Law
12 1 (0.13%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 634 (81.49%) Developer
2 132 (16.97%) .NET Developer
3 114 (14.65%) JavaScript Developer
4 104 (13.37%) Java Developer
5 82 (10.54%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 69 (8.87%) C# Developer
7 65 (8.35%) Senior Developer
8 62 (7.97%) HTML Developer
9 58 (7.46%) Web Developer
10 57 (7.33%) C# .NET Developer
11 47 (6.04%) Angular Developer
11 47 (6.04%) HTML CSS Developer
12 42 (5.40%) ASP.NET Developer
13 40 (5.14%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 36 (4.63%) Full Stack Developer
15 31 (3.98%) Architect
16 29 (3.73%) PHP Developer
17 27 (3.47%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 27 (3.47%) Node.js Developer
17 27 (3.47%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 470 (60.41%) HTML
2 430 (55.27%) CSS
3 230 (29.56%) HTML5
4 227 (29.18%) .NET
5 205 (26.35%) AngularJS
6 179 (23.01%) jQuery
7 171 (21.98%) CSS3
8 135 (17.35%) ASP.NET
9 114 (14.65%) XML
10 106 (13.62%) JSON
11 90 (11.57%) Spring
12 83 (10.67%) ASP.NET MVC
13 75 (9.64%) REST
13 75 (9.64%) Web Services
14 68 (8.74%) Node.js
15 59 (7.58%) .NET Framework
16 58 (7.46%) RESTful
17 49 (6.30%) Sass
18 48 (6.17%) SOAP
19 47 (6.04%) React
Miscellaneous
1 67 (8.61%) Digital Media
2 63 (8.10%) User Experience
3 21 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
4 19 (2.44%) Mobile App
5 16 (2.06%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (0.90%) Data Integration
6 7 (0.90%) iPad
6 7 (0.90%) N-Tier
7 6 (0.77%) Inversion of Control
8 5 (0.64%) Animation
8 5 (0.64%) Management Information System
8 5 (0.64%) NHS
9 4 (0.51%) Computer Science
9 4 (0.51%) Data Centre
9 4 (0.51%) Virtual Team
9 4 (0.51%) Visualisation
10 3 (0.39%) Interactive TV
10 3 (0.39%) MHEG
10 3 (0.39%) Online Banking
10 3 (0.39%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 56 (7.20%) Linux
2 32 (4.11%) Windows
3 16 (2.06%) Apple iOS
4 12 (1.54%) Android
5 9 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (0.77%) Unix
6 6 (0.77%) Windows Server
6 6 (0.77%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (0.51%) AIX
7 4 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.39%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.26%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.26%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (0.26%) Windows NT
10 1 (0.13%) Solaris
10 1 (0.13%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.13%) Windows CE
10 1 (0.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 370 (47.56%) Agile Software Development
2 184 (23.65%) Web Development
3 180 (23.14%) TDD
4 177 (22.75%) MVC
5 130 (16.71%) Front End Development
6 119 (15.30%) Scrum
7 107 (13.75%) CRM
8 101 (12.98%) Continuous Integration
9 86 (11.05%) E-Commerce
10 78 (10.03%) BDD
11 75 (9.64%) ERP
12 68 (8.74%) Open Source
13 62 (7.97%) Microservices
14 58 (7.46%) OO
15 56 (7.20%) SOA
16 48 (6.17%) Unit Testing
17 47 (6.04%) SDLC
18 44 (5.66%) OOP
18 44 (5.66%) Software Engineering
19 39 (5.01%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 279 (35.86%) Java
2 228 (29.31%) C#
3 158 (20.31%) SQL
4 145 (18.64%) PHP
5 54 (6.94%) Python
6 50 (6.43%) Ruby
7 40 (5.14%) C++
8 24 (3.08%) Scala
9 23 (2.96%) Groovy
10 22 (2.83%) VB
11 21 (2.70%) T-SQL
12 20 (2.57%) VB.NET
13 19 (2.44%) C
13 19 (2.44%) Clojure
14 17 (2.19%) TypeScript
15 13 (1.67%) Lua
15 13 (1.67%) Objective-C
16 9 (1.16%) PowerShell
17 7 (0.90%) Perl
17 7 (0.90%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (4.63%) Security Cleared
2 21 (2.70%) Degree
3 15 (1.93%) BPSS Clearance
4 12 (1.54%) SC Cleared
5 6 (0.77%) ISEB
6 5 (0.64%) ISTQB
7 4 (0.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.26%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.13%) CCNA
9 1 (0.13%) CCNP
9 1 (0.13%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.13%) CISSP
9 1 (0.13%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (1.93%) Disclosure Scotland
2 14 (1.80%) QA
3 3 (0.39%) SDET
4 1 (0.13%) HL7
4 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.13%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (2.57%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (0.51%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.39%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.26%) Squid
4 2 (0.26%) vSphere
5 1 (0.13%) Docker
5 1 (0.13%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 20 (2.57%) Puppet
2 14 (1.80%) Tivoli
3 5 (0.64%) Ansible
4 4 (0.51%) HP SiteScope
4 4 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.51%) SCCM
5 3 (0.39%) Nagios
5 3 (0.39%) Nessus
5 3 (0.39%) Oozie
5 3 (0.39%) Rundeck
6 2 (0.26%) Capistrano
6 2 (0.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.13%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.13%) EMC VPLEX
7 1 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.13%) vMotion
Vendors
1 72 (9.25%) Microsoft
2 65 (8.35%) Oracle
3 28 (3.60%) IBM
4 20 (2.57%) ESRI
5 17 (2.19%) Sitecore
6 15 (1.93%) ATG
7 14 (1.80%) Adobe
8 13 (1.67%) hybris
9 12 (1.54%) Xamarin
10 10 (1.29%) SAP
11 9 (1.16%) Google
11 9 (1.16%) Vertica
11 9 (1.16%) Zend
12 8 (1.03%) Endeca
13 7 (0.90%) Talend
13 7 (0.90%) VMware
14 6 (0.77%) Atlassian
14 6 (0.77%) Perforce
15 5 (0.64%) Hortonworks
15 5 (0.64%) Telerik
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Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £425 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
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Liverpool, Merseyside
Explore Recruitment Solutions
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Posted: Yesterday
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Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
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Manchester, Lancashire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
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Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £350 - £450 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £350 - £450 per annum
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Rullion IT Plus
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