The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 12 8 5
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -3
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 3 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 10.00% 16.67% 22.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.00% 40.00% 44.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 4
Average daily rate £325 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
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
Manchester

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

Programming Languages Category
Salford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
20 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 66.67% 41.67% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 7 8
Average daily rate £425 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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 Salford

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

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in Salford

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

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in Salford

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Salford

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

JavaScript Hourly Rate Trend in Salford

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Salford 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 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (86.67%) TDD
2 11 (73.33%) HTML
3 9 (60.00%) Java
3 9 (60.00%) OOP
3 9 (60.00%) HTML5
4 8 (53.33%) CSS
4 8 (53.33%) Subversion
4 8 (53.33%) Scrum
4 8 (53.33%) Software Engineering
5 7 (46.67%) Android
5 7 (46.67%) Git (software)
6 6 (40.00%) JSON
6 6 (40.00%) BDD
6 6 (40.00%) Apple iOS
6 6 (40.00%) REST
6 6 (40.00%) Web Services
6 6 (40.00%) Project Management
7 5 (33.33%) Objective-C
7 5 (33.33%) iOS Development
7 5 (33.33%) User Experience
8 4 (26.67%) CSS3
8 4 (26.67%) Android Development
8 4 (26.67%) C++
8 4 (26.67%) Internet
9 3 (20.00%) OO
9 3 (20.00%) Degree
9 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
10 2 (13.33%) Automation Testing
10 2 (13.33%) QUnit

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Salford 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 (13.33%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) Internet
Development Applications
1 8 (53.33%) Subversion
2 7 (46.67%) Git (software)
3 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (13.33%) Cucumber
4 2 (13.33%) Jasmine
4 2 (13.33%) JIRA
4 2 (13.33%) JsTestDriver
4 2 (13.33%) QUnit
4 2 (13.33%) Selenium
General
1 2 (13.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Developer
1 5 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Android Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Android Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Automation Tester
2 2 (13.33%) iOS Android Developer
2 2 (13.33%) iOS Developer
2 2 (13.33%) JavaScript Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Manual Tester
2 2 (13.33%) Mobile Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Senior Android Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Senior iOS Android Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Senior iOS Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Tester
3 1 (6.67%) AWS Developer
3 1 (6.67%) iOS Software Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior UI/UX Designer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior UX Designer
3 1 (6.67%) UI/UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (73.33%) HTML
2 9 (60.00%) HTML5
3 8 (53.33%) CSS
4 6 (40.00%) JSON
4 6 (40.00%) REST
4 6 (40.00%) Web Services
5 4 (26.67%) CSS3
6 2 (13.33%) Spring
6 2 (13.33%) XHTML
7 1 (6.67%) Hibernate
7 1 (6.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) User Experience
2 2 (13.33%) Animation
2 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (13.33%) Streaming Video
3 1 (6.67%) MHEG
3 1 (6.67%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Android
2 6 (40.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (86.67%) TDD
2 9 (60.00%) OOP
3 8 (53.33%) Scrum
3 8 (53.33%) Software Engineering
4 6 (40.00%) BDD
4 6 (40.00%) Project Management
5 5 (33.33%) iOS Development
6 4 (26.67%) Android Development
7 3 (20.00%) OO
8 2 (13.33%) Automated Testing
8 2 (13.33%) Automation Testing
8 2 (13.33%) Manual Testing
8 2 (13.33%) Mobile Development
8 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
8 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
8 2 (13.33%) Web Testing
9 1 (6.67%) Information Architecture
9 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
9 1 (6.67%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) Java
2 5 (33.33%) Objective-C
3 4 (26.67%) C++
4 1 (6.67%) Apple Swift
4 1 (6.67%) PHP
4 1 (6.67%) Ruby
4 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) DBS Check
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle