The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 10 18 22
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +4
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 15 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 12.10% 5.22% 4.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.74% 8.33% 9.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 2
Average daily rate
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£328 £363 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.65% +38.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £333 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £393 £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £319 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.26% +2.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.03 £35.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +18.33%
JavaScript
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Northern Ireland region.

Programming Languages Category
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
69 72 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 55.65% 62.61% 45.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 37 35
Average daily rate £300 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £260 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £400 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £13.00 £12.42 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript across the Northern Ireland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

JavaScript
Daily Rate Histogram in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript across the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

JavaScript Daily Rate Histogram in Northern Ireland

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

JavaScript Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

JavaScript
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim +6 14 £328 -9.65% 10
County Londonderry - - - -
JavaScript
UK

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northern Ireland region citing JavaScript also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited JavaScript.

1 35 (87.50%) HTML
2 31 (77.50%) CSS
3 25 (62.50%) Java
4 23 (57.50%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (50.00%) MVC
5 20 (50.00%) Java EE
5 20 (50.00%) Web Application Development
6 19 (47.50%) Apple iOS
6 19 (47.50%) Dojo
6 19 (47.50%) RAD
6 19 (47.50%) Eclipse
6 19 (47.50%) Mac OS X
7 8 (20.00%) SQL Server
8 6 (15.00%) Ruby
8 6 (15.00%) jQuery
8 6 (15.00%) Ruby on Rails
8 6 (15.00%) Active Record
9 5 (12.50%) HTML5
9 5 (12.50%) Subversion
10 4 (10.00%) Ajax
10 4 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (10.00%) JSON
10 4 (10.00%) Alfresco
10 4 (10.00%) JRuby
10 4 (10.00%) Cucumber
10 4 (10.00%) MongoDB
10 4 (10.00%) Sass
10 4 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (10.00%) RubyMine
11 3 (7.50%) Android SDK

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northern Ireland region citing JavaScript also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited JavaScript. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (10.00%) Alfresco
2 1 (2.50%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.50%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Google App Engine
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.50%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 19 (47.50%) Eclipse
2 5 (12.50%) Subversion
3 4 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (10.00%) Cucumber
3 4 (10.00%) RubyMine
4 1 (2.50%) Axure RP
4 1 (2.50%) Selenium
4 1 (2.50%) StarTeam
4 1 (2.50%) Maven
4 1 (2.50%) Dreamweaver
General
1 1 (2.50%) Marketing
1 1 (2.50%) Multimedia
1 1 (2.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 35 (87.50%) Developer
2 19 (47.50%) JavaScript Developer
3 5 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 3 (7.50%) Android Developer
5 2 (5.00%) ServiceNow Developer
6 1 (2.50%) UI Programmer
6 1 (2.50%) Silverlight Developer
6 1 (2.50%) User Experience Architect
6 1 (2.50%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (2.50%) UI Developer
6 1 (2.50%) Python Developer
6 1 (2.50%) .NET Developer
6 1 (2.50%) Team Leader
6 1 (2.50%) PHP Developer
6 1 (2.50%) Java Team Leader
6 1 (2.50%) QA Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Software Developer
6 1 (2.50%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (87.50%) HTML
2 31 (77.50%) CSS
3 20 (50.00%) Java EE
4 19 (47.50%) Dojo
5 6 (15.00%) jQuery
5 6 (15.00%) Ruby on Rails
6 5 (12.50%) HTML5
7 4 (10.00%) Ajax
7 4 (10.00%) JSON
7 4 (10.00%) JRuby
7 4 (10.00%) Sass
7 4 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (7.50%) Android SDK
8 3 (7.50%) RESTful
8 3 (7.50%) .NET
9 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET
10 1 (2.50%) REST
10 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (2.50%) Ext JS
10 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Social Media
2 1 (2.50%) Open Source
2 1 (2.50%) Reference Data
2 1 (2.50%) User Experience
2 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.50%) Graphic Design
2 1 (2.50%) Psychology
2 1 (2.50%) Human Factors
2 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.50%) Derivative
2 1 (2.50%) Fixed Income
2 1 (2.50%) Equities
2 1 (2.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 19 (47.50%) Apple iOS
1 19 (47.50%) Mac OS X
2 3 (7.50%) Android
3 1 (2.50%) Windows
3 1 (2.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (57.50%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (50.00%) MVC
2 20 (50.00%) Web Application Development
3 19 (47.50%) RAD
4 6 (15.00%) Active Record
5 3 (7.50%) Android Development
6 2 (5.00%) Data Modelling
6 2 (5.00%) Workflow
7 1 (2.50%) Functional Testing
7 1 (2.50%) ETRM
7 1 (2.50%) Product Marketing
7 1 (2.50%) Performance Management
7 1 (2.50%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.50%) Coaching
7 1 (2.50%) People Management
7 1 (2.50%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.50%) Usability Testing
7 1 (2.50%) Automated Testing
7 1 (2.50%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.50%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (62.50%) Java
2 6 (15.00%) Ruby
3 2 (5.00%) C#
3 2 (5.00%) SQL
3 2 (5.00%) Python
4 1 (2.50%) XAML
4 1 (2.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (7.50%) Facebook
1 3 (7.50%) Twitter
2 2 (5.00%) ServiceNow
3 1 (2.50%) Actimize
3 1 (2.50%) Google
3 1 (2.50%) Telerik
3 1 (2.50%) Reuters
3 1 (2.50%) Bloomberg
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle
Belfast, County Antrim
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Antrim, County Antrim
Realtime Associates Limited
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Belfast, Northern Ireland
Real Time Recruitment
Rate: £0 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £11.00 - £13.00 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago