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 30 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 12 15 21
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +6
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 16 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 12.40% 7.08% 4.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.51% 10.81% 10.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 2
Average daily rate
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£255 £400 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.25% +52.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £340 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £400 £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £320 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.46% +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.73 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-3.64% +16.66%
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
78 74 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 60.47% 65.49% 43.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 37 36
Average daily rate £313 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £260 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 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 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

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 30 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 30 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 +1 15 £255 -36.25% 7
County Londonderry - - - -
JavaScript
UK

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 30 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 34 (89.47%) HTML
2 30 (78.95%) CSS
3 23 (60.53%) Java
4 21 (55.26%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (47.37%) MVC
5 18 (47.37%) Java EE
5 18 (47.37%) Apple iOS
5 18 (47.37%) Web Application Development
6 17 (44.74%) Dojo
6 17 (44.74%) RAD
6 17 (44.74%) Eclipse
6 17 (44.74%) Mac OS X
7 8 (21.05%) SQL Server
8 6 (15.79%) Ruby
8 6 (15.79%) jQuery
8 6 (15.79%) Ruby on Rails
8 6 (15.79%) Active Record
9 5 (13.16%) HTML5
9 5 (13.16%) Subversion
10 4 (10.53%) Ajax
10 4 (10.53%) Alfresco
10 4 (10.53%) JSON
10 4 (10.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (10.53%) JRuby
10 4 (10.53%) Cucumber
10 4 (10.53%) MongoDB
10 4 (10.53%) Sass
10 4 (10.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (10.53%) RubyMine
11 3 (7.89%) Android SDK

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 (10.53%) Alfresco
2 1 (2.63%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.63%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.53%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.63%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 17 (44.74%) Eclipse
2 5 (13.16%) Subversion
3 4 (10.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (10.53%) Cucumber
3 4 (10.53%) RubyMine
4 1 (2.63%) Axure RP
4 1 (2.63%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (2.63%) Maven
4 1 (2.63%) StarTeam
4 1 (2.63%) Selenium
General
1 1 (2.63%) Finance
1 1 (2.63%) Multimedia
1 1 (2.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (86.84%) Developer
2 17 (44.74%) JavaScript Developer
3 5 (13.16%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 3 (7.89%) Android Developer
5 2 (5.26%) ServiceNow Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Software Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Architect
6 1 (2.63%) User Experience Architect
6 1 (2.63%) iOS Developer
6 1 (2.63%) UI Programmer
6 1 (2.63%) UI Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Silverlight Developer
6 1 (2.63%) .NET Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Team Leader
6 1 (2.63%) PHP Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Java Team Leader
6 1 (2.63%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (89.47%) HTML
2 30 (78.95%) CSS
3 18 (47.37%) Java EE
4 17 (44.74%) Dojo
5 6 (15.79%) jQuery
5 6 (15.79%) Ruby on Rails
6 5 (13.16%) HTML5
7 4 (10.53%) JRuby
7 4 (10.53%) Sass
7 4 (10.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (10.53%) JSON
7 4 (10.53%) Ajax
8 3 (7.89%) .NET
8 3 (7.89%) Android SDK
8 3 (7.89%) RESTful
9 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET
9 2 (5.26%) SOAP
10 1 (2.63%) Web Services
10 1 (2.63%) XML
10 1 (2.63%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Social Media
2 1 (2.63%) User Experience
2 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.63%) Algorithms
2 1 (2.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (2.63%) Fixed Income
2 1 (2.63%) Equities
2 1 (2.63%) Derivative
2 1 (2.63%) Graphic Design
2 1 (2.63%) Psychology
2 1 (2.63%) Human Factors
2 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.63%) Reference Data
2 1 (2.63%) iPhone
2 1 (2.63%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 18 (47.37%) Apple iOS
2 17 (44.74%) Mac OS X
3 3 (7.89%) Android
4 1 (2.63%) Windows
4 1 (2.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (55.26%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (47.37%) MVC
2 18 (47.37%) Web Application Development
3 17 (44.74%) RAD
4 6 (15.79%) Active Record
5 3 (7.89%) Android Development
6 2 (5.26%) Workflow
7 1 (2.63%) OO
7 1 (2.63%) Data Modelling
7 1 (2.63%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.63%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (2.63%) Automated Testing
7 1 (2.63%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.63%) Usability Testing
7 1 (2.63%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.63%) Product Marketing
7 1 (2.63%) Performance Management
7 1 (2.63%) ETRM
7 1 (2.63%) iOS Development
7 1 (2.63%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 23 (60.53%) Java
2 6 (15.79%) Ruby
3 2 (5.26%) C#
3 2 (5.26%) SQL
4 1 (2.63%) Python
4 1 (2.63%) XAML
4 1 (2.63%) Objective-C
4 1 (2.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (7.89%) Facebook
1 3 (7.89%) Twitter
2 2 (5.26%) ServiceNow
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle
3 1 (2.63%) Reuters
3 1 (2.63%) Bloomberg
3 1 (2.63%) Telerik
3 1 (2.63%) Actimize