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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 4 17 10
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -7
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 20 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 19.05% 6.73% 11.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 43.48% 15.22% 22.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 3
Average daily rate £338 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
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
46 46 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 43.81% 44.23% 50.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 23 17
Average daily rate £310 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.61% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £358 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £12.96
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +8 16 £325 +8.33% 7
County Londonderry - 3 £525 -
JavaScript
UK

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 17 (68.00%) HTML
2 15 (60.00%) CSS
3 10 (40.00%) AngularJS
4 9 (36.00%) Java
4 9 (36.00%) .NET
5 7 (28.00%) C#
6 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
6 6 (24.00%) MVC
6 6 (24.00%) Spring
6 6 (24.00%) Spring MVC
6 6 (24.00%) jQuery
7 4 (16.00%) HTML5
7 4 (16.00%) TypeScript
7 4 (16.00%) Mentoring
7 4 (16.00%) SQL
7 4 (16.00%) Linux
8 3 (12.00%) UML
8 3 (12.00%) XML
8 3 (12.00%) MS Visio
8 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
8 3 (12.00%) T-SQL
8 3 (12.00%) PL/SQL
8 3 (12.00%) OLAP
8 3 (12.00%) MS Office
8 3 (12.00%) VBA
8 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (12.00%) Business Analysis
8 3 (12.00%) Ajax
8 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2005

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 2 (8.00%) FileNet
2 1 (4.00%) Apache
2 1 (4.00%) Apache Solr
2 1 (4.00%) Drupal
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (4.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Office
1 3 (12.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) HbbTV
1 1 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.00%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (12.00%) OLAP
2 3 (12.00%) OLAP Cube
2 3 (12.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.00%) Grunt
2 1 (4.00%) Jasmine
2 1 (4.00%) Protractor
General
1 1 (4.00%) Retail
1 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (92.00%) Developer
2 8 (32.00%) Senior Developer
3 7 (28.00%) Java Developer
4 6 (24.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (16.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (12.00%) Angular Developer
6 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 3 (12.00%) Microsoft BI Developer
6 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Developer
7 2 (8.00%) FileNet Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 1 (4.00%) Azure Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Drupal Developer
8 1 (4.00%) JavaScript Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) Senior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 1 (4.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 1 (4.00%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (68.00%) HTML
2 15 (60.00%) CSS
3 10 (40.00%) AngularJS
4 9 (36.00%) .NET
5 6 (24.00%) jQuery
5 6 (24.00%) Spring
5 6 (24.00%) Spring MVC
6 4 (16.00%) HTML5
7 3 (12.00%) Ajax
7 3 (12.00%) XML
8 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
8 2 (8.00%) CSS3
8 2 (8.00%) JSP
8 2 (8.00%) Web Services
9 1 (4.00%) Java EE
9 1 (4.00%) Mason
9 1 (4.00%) RESTful
9 1 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (8.00%) STB
2 1 (4.00%) DTV
2 1 (4.00%) Interactive TV
2 1 (4.00%) User Experience
2 1 (4.00%) Video on Demand
2 1 (4.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (4.00%) Unix
2 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) MVC
2 4 (16.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (12.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (12.00%) UML
4 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.00%) BDD
4 2 (8.00%) Front End Development
4 2 (8.00%) Workflow
5 1 (4.00%) Analytics
5 1 (4.00%) Case Management
5 1 (4.00%) CRM
5 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (4.00%) Migration
5 1 (4.00%) OO
5 1 (4.00%) SDLC
5 1 (4.00%) Validation
5 1 (4.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (36.00%) Java
2 7 (28.00%) C#
3 4 (16.00%) SQL
3 4 (16.00%) TypeScript
4 3 (12.00%) PL/SQL
4 3 (12.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (12.00%) VBA
5 2 (8.00%) PHP
5 2 (8.00%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.00%) C
6 1 (4.00%) C++
6 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
6 1 (4.00%) Python
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Varnish
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) IBM
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle
3 1 (4.00%) Intel