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 1 May 2015 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 7 4 10
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 3 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 12.00% 12.90% 10.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.08% 36.36% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 2
Average daily rate
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£375 £325 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -1.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.75 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+16.15% -7.14%
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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
13 11 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 52.00% 35.48% 51.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 11
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £325 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £400 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

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 1 May 2015, 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 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) HTML
2 5 (71.43%) jQuery
3 4 (57.14%) CSS
3 4 (57.14%) TDD
4 3 (42.86%) OO
4 3 (42.86%) HTML5
4 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
5 2 (28.57%) Node.js
5 2 (28.57%) Python
5 2 (28.57%) XML
5 2 (28.57%) XSLT
5 2 (28.57%) Ajax
6 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
6 1 (14.29%) C
6 1 (14.29%) C++
6 1 (14.29%) Maven
6 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 1 (14.29%) Saxon XSLT
6 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
6 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (14.29%) Scrum
6 1 (14.29%) Web Design
6 1 (14.29%) UNIX
6 1 (14.29%) OOP
6 1 (14.29%) Java
6 1 (14.29%) PHP
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
6 1 (14.29%) XHTML

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 (28.57%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Maven
1 1 (14.29%) Hudson
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Hardware Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) iOS Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) HTML
1 5 (71.43%) jQuery
2 4 (57.14%) CSS
3 3 (42.86%) HTML5
3 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
4 2 (28.57%) XML
4 2 (28.57%) XSLT
4 2 (28.57%) Ajax
5 1 (14.29%) Saxon XSLT
5 1 (14.29%) XHTML
5 1 (14.29%) XML Schema
5 1 (14.29%) CSS3
5 1 (14.29%) JSON
5 1 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (14.29%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) UNIX
1 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) TDD
3 3 (42.86%) OO
4 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Web Design
4 1 (14.29%) OOP
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) iOS Development
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) BDD
4 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) C
2 1 (14.29%) C++
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) PHP
2 1 (14.29%) XQuery
2 1 (14.29%) XPath
2 1 (14.29%) Scala
Salford, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Salford
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago