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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
UK / Northern Ireland
Rank 22 4 16
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +12
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 18 18 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 7.79% 20.22% 6.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.86% 40.91% 12.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 5
Median daily rate £400 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.20% +16.75%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.34 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £32.75 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+9.92% +5.64%

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
140 44 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 60.61% 49.44% 56.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 25 28
Median daily rate £410 £320 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.12% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £420 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.42 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.25 £40.00 £35.34
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +13.19%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northern Ireland region citing JavaScript as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 20 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
County Antrim -10 18 £400 +18.51% 3
JavaScript
UK

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 20 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 16 (55.17%) HTML
2 12 (41.38%) Java
2 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (37.93%) AngularJS
4 10 (34.48%) MVC
4 10 (34.48%) Spring
4 10 (34.48%) C#
5 8 (27.59%) CSS
6 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
6 7 (24.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 6 (20.69%) .NET
7 6 (20.69%) SharePoint
7 6 (20.69%) Finance
7 6 (20.69%) Spring MVC
8 5 (17.24%) Scrum
8 5 (17.24%) XML
9 4 (13.79%) SOAP
9 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET
9 4 (13.79%) JSON
9 4 (13.79%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (13.79%) HTML5
10 3 (10.34%) Cloud Foundry
10 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (10.34%) Spring Boot
10 3 (10.34%) Unit Testing
10 3 (10.34%) Visual Studio
11 2 (6.90%) SQL
11 2 (6.90%) Web Services
11 2 (6.90%) HND
11 2 (6.90%) ECMAScript

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 6 (20.69%) SharePoint
2 4 (13.79%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (10.34%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (6.90%) Alfresco
4 2 (6.90%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (3.45%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) EngageOne
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.45%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.90%) Babel
2 2 (6.90%) Jasmine
2 2 (6.90%) Karma Test Runner
2 2 (6.90%) PhantomJS
3 1 (3.45%) CppUnit
3 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.45%) Subversion
General
1 6 (20.69%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Banking
2 1 (3.45%) Billing
2 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (89.66%) Developer
2 9 (31.03%) Java Developer
3 4 (13.79%) .NET Developer
3 4 (13.79%) JavaScript Developer
3 4 (13.79%) SharePoint Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.90%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (6.90%) C# Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (6.90%) SharePoint Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) UI Developer
6 1 (3.45%) C Developer
6 1 (3.45%) C/C++ Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (3.45%) SAP Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Senior C Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Senior C++ Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (55.17%) HTML
2 11 (37.93%) AngularJS
3 10 (34.48%) Spring
4 8 (27.59%) CSS
5 7 (24.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 6 (20.69%) .NET
6 6 (20.69%) Spring MVC
7 5 (17.24%) XML
8 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET
8 4 (13.79%) HTML5
8 4 (13.79%) JSON
8 4 (13.79%) SOAP
9 3 (10.34%) Spring Boot
10 2 (6.90%) Angular 2
10 2 (6.90%) Apache Camel
10 2 (6.90%) CSS3
10 2 (6.90%) Web Services
11 1 (3.45%) EJB
11 1 (3.45%) JDBC
11 1 (3.45%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) Virtual Team
3 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.45%) Smart Energy
3 1 (3.45%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Linux
1 1 (3.45%) Unix
1 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (34.48%) MVC
3 5 (17.24%) Scrum
4 3 (10.34%) Unit Testing
5 2 (6.90%) Coaching
5 2 (6.90%) Configuration Management
5 2 (6.90%) Process Management
5 2 (6.90%) SDLC
6 1 (3.45%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.45%) Electronic Trading
6 1 (3.45%) Front End Development
6 1 (3.45%) Information Architecture
6 1 (3.45%) Multithreading
6 1 (3.45%) OO
6 1 (3.45%) Process Improvement
6 1 (3.45%) SOA
6 1 (3.45%) TDD
6 1 (3.45%) Time Management
6 1 (3.45%) Web Design
6 1 (3.45%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (41.38%) Java
2 10 (34.48%) C#
3 2 (6.90%) ECMAScript
3 2 (6.90%) ES6
3 2 (6.90%) SQL
3 2 (6.90%) TypeScript
4 1 (3.45%) C
4 1 (3.45%) C++
4 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.45%) SPARQL
4 1 (3.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
1 2 (6.90%) Twitter
2 1 (3.45%) Guidewire
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle
2 1 (3.45%) SAP