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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
UK / Northern Ireland
Rank 17 6 17
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +11
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 24 19 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 10.17% 16.24% 7.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.55% 38.00% 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 4
Median daily rate £369 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.25% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £325 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £413 £384
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £345
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +2.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.75 £38.75 £30.20
% change year-on-year
+7.74% +28.31%

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
145 50 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 61.44% 42.74% 48.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 27 26
Median daily rate £403 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.16% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £400 £381
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%

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
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 27 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 27 February 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 -9 24 £369 +13.46% 5
JavaScript
UK

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 23 (58.97%) HTML
2 20 (51.28%) AngularJS
3 15 (38.46%) Java
3 15 (38.46%) CSS
3 15 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (35.90%) C#
4 14 (35.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 12 (30.77%) Spring
6 11 (28.21%) MVC
7 10 (25.64%) .NET
8 9 (23.08%) SQL Server
8 9 (23.08%) XML
9 8 (20.51%) JSON
9 8 (20.51%) SharePoint
9 8 (20.51%) HTML5
10 7 (17.95%) CSS3
10 7 (17.95%) Twitter
10 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET
10 7 (17.95%) Spring MVC
10 7 (17.95%) Finance
11 6 (15.38%) Scrum
11 6 (15.38%) QA
12 5 (12.82%) Spring Boot
12 5 (12.82%) SharePoint 2013
13 4 (10.26%) jQuery
13 4 (10.26%) Unit Testing
13 4 (10.26%) Cloud Foundry
13 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
13 4 (10.26%) SOAP
13 4 (10.26%) Visual Studio

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 8 (20.51%) SharePoint
2 5 (12.82%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (10.26%) Cloud Foundry
4 3 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (5.13%) Alfresco
6 1 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (2.56%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) EngageOne
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.56%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.56%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.56%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (2.56%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (2.56%) GitHub
2 1 (2.56%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (2.56%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.56%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Visual Studio
2 3 (7.69%) Jasmine
2 3 (7.69%) Karma Test Runner
2 3 (7.69%) PhantomJS
3 2 (5.13%) Babel
4 1 (2.56%) CppUnit
4 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.56%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (2.56%) Subversion
General
1 7 (17.95%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Advertising
2 1 (2.56%) Banking
2 1 (2.56%) Billing
2 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (92.31%) Developer
2 12 (30.77%) Java Developer
3 9 (23.08%) JavaScript Developer
4 6 (15.38%) .NET Developer
4 6 (15.38%) Senior Developer
4 6 (15.38%) SharePoint Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Full Stack Developer
7 2 (5.13%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (5.13%) C# Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Consultant
7 2 (5.13%) SharePoint Consultant
8 1 (2.56%) C Developer
8 1 (2.56%) C/C++ Developer
8 1 (2.56%) C++ Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 1 (2.56%) HTML Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Senior C Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Senior C++ Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (58.97%) HTML
2 20 (51.28%) AngularJS
3 15 (38.46%) CSS
4 14 (35.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 12 (30.77%) Spring
6 10 (25.64%) .NET
7 9 (23.08%) XML
8 8 (20.51%) HTML5
8 8 (20.51%) JSON
9 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET
9 7 (17.95%) CSS3
9 7 (17.95%) Spring MVC
10 5 (12.82%) Spring Boot
11 4 (10.26%) jQuery
11 4 (10.26%) SOAP
12 3 (7.69%) Angular 2
13 2 (5.13%) Apache Camel
13 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC
13 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET Web API
13 2 (5.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.13%) Virtual Team
2 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.56%) Smart Energy
2 1 (2.56%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.56%) Linux
1 1 (2.56%) Unix
1 1 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (28.21%) MVC
3 6 (15.38%) Scrum
4 4 (10.26%) Unit Testing
5 2 (5.13%) Coaching
5 2 (5.13%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (5.13%) OO
5 2 (5.13%) Process Management
5 2 (5.13%) SDLC
5 2 (5.13%) TDD
6 1 (2.56%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
6 1 (2.56%) Front End Development
6 1 (2.56%) Multithreading
6 1 (2.56%) OOD
6 1 (2.56%) Pair Programming
6 1 (2.56%) SOA
6 1 (2.56%) SOLID
6 1 (2.56%) Web Design
6 1 (2.56%) Web Development
6 1 (2.56%) YAGNI
Programming Languages
1 15 (38.46%) Java
2 14 (35.90%) C#
3 3 (7.69%) ECMAScript
3 3 (7.69%) ES6
3 3 (7.69%) SQL
3 3 (7.69%) TypeScript
4 1 (2.56%) C
4 1 (2.56%) C++
4 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.56%) SPARQL
4 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) HND
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.38%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (17.95%) Twitter
2 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.56%) Guidewire
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle