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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 9 18 17
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -1
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 380 269 227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 10.11% 7.26% 7.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.19% 22.18% 25.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 181 148
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £595 £471
UK excluding London median daily rate £361 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.21% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 4
Median hourly rate £24.64 £43.75 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.68% +52.17%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £39.78 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +24.29%
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
1302 1213 892
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 34.64% 32.74% 29.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 878 780 515
Median daily rate £385 £365 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.47% +7.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 26 23
Median hourly rate £28.50 £37.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.97% +48.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £18.73 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £57.75 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

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 29 June 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript across the North West region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

JavaScript Hourly Rate Histogram 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 29 June 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 +9 215 £363 +11.53% 135
Cheshire -8 87 £400 - 50
Lancashire +23 34 £360 +10.76% 28
Merseyside +6 21 £325 +7.43% 19
Cumbria +12 6 £490 -
JavaScript
England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

1 507 (60.50%) HTML
2 493 (58.83%) CSS
3 389 (46.42%) Agile Software Development
4 335 (39.98%) Java
5 261 (31.15%) HTML5
6 219 (26.13%) jQuery
7 210 (25.06%) .NET
8 207 (24.70%) Web Development
9 206 (24.58%) CSS3
10 183 (21.84%) TDD
11 179 (21.36%) AngularJS
12 174 (20.76%) C#
13 166 (19.81%) XML
14 165 (19.69%) MVC
15 159 (18.97%) PHP
16 147 (17.54%) Front End Development
17 141 (16.83%) SQL
18 127 (15.16%) SQL Server
19 126 (15.04%) Web Services
20 105 (12.53%) Oracle
20 105 (12.53%) Spring
21 104 (12.41%) ASP.NET
21 104 (12.41%) Git (software)
22 103 (12.29%) CRM
23 97 (11.58%) Scrum
24 95 (11.34%) Continuous Integration
25 88 (10.50%) REST
26 87 (10.38%) JSON
26 87 (10.38%) E-Commerce
27 85 (10.14%) MySQL

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 58 (6.92%) JBoss
2 44 (5.25%) Tomcat
3 42 (5.01%) Apache
4 33 (3.94%) SharePoint
5 32 (3.82%) CMS
6 23 (2.74%) WebSphere
7 21 (2.51%) GeoServer
8 20 (2.39%) SharePoint 2010
9 15 (1.79%) BizTalk Server
9 15 (1.79%) Drupal
9 15 (1.79%) WebLogic
10 13 (1.55%) ATG Dynamo
10 13 (1.55%) WordPress
11 11 (1.31%) IIS
12 8 (0.95%) CICS
13 7 (0.84%) Confluence
14 6 (0.72%) IBM HTTP Server
15 5 (0.60%) IBM Notes
15 5 (0.60%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 5 (0.60%) SAS
Applications
1 22 (2.63%) MS Excel
2 20 (2.39%) Photoshop
3 10 (1.19%) Adobe Illustrator
3 10 (1.19%) MS Office
4 6 (0.72%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 6 (0.72%) Fireworks
5 2 (0.24%) Adobe After Effects
5 2 (0.24%) Adobe Premiere
5 2 (0.24%) Mingle
5 2 (0.24%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.12%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 37 (4.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (2.15%) Magento
3 3 (0.36%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.12%) Infor CRM
5 1 (0.12%) nopCommerce
5 1 (0.12%) OpenCart
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle Payroll
5 1 (0.12%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.12%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.12%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 27 (3.22%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (2.74%) GitHub
3 10 (1.19%) IaaS
4 8 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (0.72%) SaaS
6 5 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (0.60%) Office 365
7 4 (0.48%) PaaS
8 3 (0.36%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 3 (0.36%) Amazon EMR
8 3 (0.36%) Amazon Kinesis
8 3 (0.36%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (0.36%) AWS CloudTrail
8 3 (0.36%) AWS Lambda
8 3 (0.36%) Route 53
9 2 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 2 (0.24%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 2 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 61 (7.28%) HTTP
2 59 (7.04%) Network Security
3 32 (3.82%) Internet
4 11 (1.31%) Intranet
5 6 (0.72%) HTTPS
6 5 (0.60%) LDAP
7 3 (0.36%) OpenVPN
8 2 (0.24%) DNS
8 2 (0.24%) Skype
8 2 (0.24%) SMTP
9 1 (0.12%) CTI
9 1 (0.12%) DHCP
9 1 (0.12%) Firewall
9 1 (0.12%) FTP
9 1 (0.12%) NAS
9 1 (0.12%) SAN
9 1 (0.12%) SMS
9 1 (0.12%) SSL
9 1 (0.12%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (15.16%) SQL Server
2 85 (10.14%) MySQL
3 38 (4.53%) PostgreSQL
4 34 (4.06%) MongoDB
5 31 (3.70%) NoSQL
6 22 (2.63%) Apache Cassandra
6 22 (2.63%) GIS
7 19 (2.27%) Relational Database
8 18 (2.15%) Hadoop
9 13 (1.55%) Data Warehouse
9 13 (1.55%) Oracle Database
10 11 (1.31%) Big Data
11 10 (1.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 9 (1.07%) DB2
13 8 (0.95%) Oracle Database 10g
13 8 (0.95%) SQL Server 2014
13 8 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 7 (0.84%) QGIS
14 7 (0.84%) Redis
14 7 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 104 (12.41%) Git (software)
2 54 (6.44%) Subversion
3 40 (4.77%) Jenkins
4 39 (4.65%) Visual Studio
5 35 (4.18%) JIRA
6 33 (3.94%) Mercurial
7 30 (3.58%) Grunt
8 26 (3.10%) Maven
9 24 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
10 18 (2.15%) Selenium
11 17 (2.03%) Jasmine
12 15 (1.79%) JUnit
13 12 (1.43%) Cucumber
14 10 (1.19%) Ant
14 10 (1.19%) gulp
15 9 (1.07%) Karma Test Runner
16 8 (0.95%) ClearCase
16 8 (0.95%) Mockito
17 7 (0.84%) Talend Open Studio
18 6 (0.72%) NetBeans
General
1 85 (10.14%) Finance
2 46 (5.49%) Banking
3 24 (2.86%) Retail
4 18 (2.15%) Marketing
5 13 (1.55%) Manufacturing
6 12 (1.43%) Local Government
7 10 (1.19%) Pharmaceutical
8 8 (0.95%) Retail Banking
9 7 (0.84%) Games
10 5 (0.60%) Advertising
10 5 (0.60%) Financial Institution
10 5 (0.60%) Publishing
10 5 (0.60%) Telecoms
11 4 (0.48%) Electronics
12 3 (0.36%) Law
13 2 (0.24%) Billing
13 2 (0.24%) Legal
14 1 (0.12%) German Language
14 1 (0.12%) Mandarin Language
14 1 (0.12%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 681 (81.26%) Developer
2 150 (17.90%) Java Developer
3 139 (16.59%) JavaScript Developer
4 110 (13.13%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 79 (9.43%) Web Developer
6 75 (8.95%) .NET Developer
6 75 (8.95%) HTML Developer
7 64 (7.64%) Senior Developer
8 54 (6.44%) HTML CSS Developer
9 50 (5.97%) C# Developer
10 47 (5.61%) Architect
11 43 (5.13%) UI Developer
12 39 (4.65%) PHP Developer
13 37 (4.42%) Agile Developer
14 36 (4.30%) Senior Java Developer
15 33 (3.94%) C# .NET Developer
15 33 (3.94%) Node.js Developer
16 31 (3.70%) Applications Developer
17 30 (3.58%) Angular Developer
17 30 (3.58%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 507 (60.50%) HTML
2 493 (58.83%) CSS
3 261 (31.15%) HTML5
4 219 (26.13%) jQuery
5 210 (25.06%) .NET
6 206 (24.58%) CSS3
7 179 (21.36%) AngularJS
8 166 (19.81%) XML
9 126 (15.04%) Web Services
10 105 (12.53%) Spring
11 104 (12.41%) ASP.NET
12 88 (10.50%) REST
13 87 (10.38%) JSON
14 79 (9.43%) Ajax
15 77 (9.19%) Node.js
16 69 (8.23%) SOAP
17 63 (7.52%) J2EE
18 51 (6.09%) JDBC
19 50 (5.97%) ASP.NET MVC
20 49 (5.85%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 73 (8.71%) User Experience
2 62 (7.40%) Digital Media
3 29 (3.46%) Enterprise Software
4 27 (3.22%) Mobile App
5 18 (2.15%) Computer Science
6 17 (2.03%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (2.03%) Virtual Team
7 13 (1.55%) N-Tier
8 12 (1.43%) Online Banking
9 9 (1.07%) Mainframe
9 9 (1.07%) Management Information System
9 9 (1.07%) NHS
10 8 (0.95%) PMI
10 8 (0.95%) Visualisation
11 7 (0.84%) IBM Mainframe
11 7 (0.84%) Social Media
12 6 (0.72%) iPad
12 6 (0.72%) MHEG
13 5 (0.60%) Animation
13 5 (0.60%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 83 (9.90%) Linux
2 32 (3.82%) Windows
3 16 (1.91%) Unix
4 13 (1.55%) Apple iOS
5 12 (1.43%) Android
6 7 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.48%) Mac OS X
9 4 (0.48%) Windows Server
10 3 (0.36%) Windows Mobile
11 2 (0.24%) AIX
11 2 (0.24%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.24%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.24%) Windows NT
12 1 (0.12%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.12%) Solaris
12 1 (0.12%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.12%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 389 (46.42%) Agile Software Development
2 207 (24.70%) Web Development
3 183 (21.84%) TDD
4 165 (19.69%) MVC
5 147 (17.54%) Front End Development
6 103 (12.29%) CRM
7 97 (11.58%) Scrum
8 95 (11.34%) Continuous Integration
9 87 (10.38%) E-Commerce
10 77 (9.19%) ERP
11 72 (8.59%) OO
12 67 (8.00%) BDD
13 62 (7.40%) Open Source
14 60 (7.16%) Responsive Web Design
15 52 (6.21%) SOA
16 51 (6.09%) OOP
16 51 (6.09%) Web Design
17 50 (5.97%) SDLC
18 48 (5.73%) Software Engineering
19 47 (5.61%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 335 (39.98%) Java
2 174 (20.76%) C#
3 159 (18.97%) PHP
4 141 (16.83%) SQL
5 70 (8.35%) Python
6 45 (5.37%) C++
7 32 (3.82%) Ruby
8 24 (2.86%) C
9 22 (2.63%) Scala
10 20 (2.39%) Groovy
11 15 (1.79%) Clojure
11 15 (1.79%) PL/SQL
11 15 (1.79%) T-SQL
12 14 (1.67%) XPath
13 13 (1.55%) PowerShell
14 12 (1.43%) VB
14 12 (1.43%) VB.NET
15 10 (1.19%) TypeScript
16 8 (0.95%) Assembly Language
16 8 (0.95%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 43 (5.13%) Security Cleared
2 24 (2.86%) Degree
3 22 (2.63%) BPSS Clearance
4 19 (2.27%) SC Cleared
5 8 (0.95%) PMI Certification
6 7 (0.84%) ISTQB
7 6 (0.72%) BC Cleared
7 6 (0.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 5 (0.60%) ISEB
8 5 (0.60%) Sun Certification
9 3 (0.36%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.24%) PhD
10 2 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (1.31%) Disclosure Scotland
2 7 (0.84%) QA
3 2 (0.24%) SLA
4 1 (0.12%) HL7
4 1 (0.12%) WCAG
System Software
1 15 (1.79%) Virtual Machines
2 8 (0.95%) Active Directory
2 8 (0.95%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (0.24%) BitLocker
3 2 (0.24%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.24%) Squid
3 2 (0.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.24%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (1.43%) Puppet
2 11 (1.31%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (0.95%) StatsD
4 5 (0.60%) Tivoli
5 4 (0.48%) SCCM
6 3 (0.36%) HP SiteScope
6 3 (0.36%) Nagios
6 3 (0.36%) Nessus
6 3 (0.36%) Oozie
6 3 (0.36%) Rundeck
7 2 (0.24%) Ansible
7 2 (0.24%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 2 (0.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.12%) Capistrano
8 1 (0.12%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.12%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 105 (12.53%) Oracle
2 60 (7.16%) Microsoft
3 45 (5.37%) IBM
4 15 (1.79%) ATG
4 15 (1.79%) ESRI
5 14 (1.67%) SAP
6 13 (1.55%) Adobe
6 13 (1.55%) Google
7 12 (1.43%) ServiceNow
7 12 (1.43%) Zend
8 10 (1.19%) Chordiant
9 9 (1.07%) Atlassian
9 9 (1.07%) Endeca
9 9 (1.07%) Vertica
10 8 (0.95%) Apigee
10 8 (0.95%) Citrix
10 8 (0.95%) Mashery
11 7 (0.84%) Perforce
11 7 (0.84%) Sitecore
11 7 (0.84%) Talend
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Rate: Unspecified Rate Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Lancashire
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Cheshire
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Rate: £300 - £400 per day
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Rate: Unspecified Rate Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
North West England
Vivid Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Yodel
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £425 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £150 - £200 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
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Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £275 - £375 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
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Rate: £400 - £500 per day
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Posted: 6 days ago
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Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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Rate: From £400 to £600 per day DOE
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Rate: £375 - £400 per day
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Rate: From £400 to £500 per annum
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Oscar
Rate: £375 - £475 per day
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Cheshire
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Rate: £300 - £325 per day
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Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £375 - £475 per day
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Manchester, Lancashire
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Rate: £300 - £400 per day
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