The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Manchester / Stockport
Rank 5 8 6
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 3 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 13.64% 24.00% 10.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.00% 33.33% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 2
Median daily rate £315 £370 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.86% +9.62%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £29.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.25 £33.88 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+1.10% +12.91%

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

Programming Languages Category
Stockport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
12 18 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 54.55% 72.00% 21.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 15 3
Median daily rate £380 £370 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +17.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £430 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £29.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +10.87%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Stockport region citing JavaScript as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

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

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Stockport

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

JavaScript Hourly Rate Trend in Stockport

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 Stockport region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 27 (87.10%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (58.06%) Node.js
3 15 (48.39%) Java
4 13 (41.94%) AngularJS
5 12 (38.71%) MongoDB
6 11 (35.48%) PostgreSQL
6 11 (35.48%) MySQL
7 9 (29.03%) HTML
7 9 (29.03%) CSS
7 9 (29.03%) TDD
7 9 (29.03%) Software Engineering
8 8 (25.81%) SQL
8 8 (25.81%) C#
8 8 (25.81%) MVC
8 8 (25.81%) NoSQL
9 7 (22.58%) Apache Cassandra
9 7 (22.58%) Open Source
9 7 (22.58%) SDLC
9 7 (22.58%) Spring
9 7 (22.58%) jQuery
9 7 (22.58%) Kanban
10 6 (19.35%) Scrum
10 6 (19.35%) Linux
10 6 (19.35%) .NET
10 6 (19.35%) XML
10 6 (19.35%) BDD
11 5 (16.13%) REST
11 5 (16.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (16.13%) C++
11 5 (16.13%) OO

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport 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 4 (12.90%) Tomcat
2 3 (9.68%) Confluence
2 3 (9.68%) Jetty
2 3 (9.68%) nginx
3 1 (3.23%) Apache
3 1 (3.23%) JBoss
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Slack
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) AMQP
2 2 (6.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (38.71%) MongoDB
2 11 (35.48%) MySQL
2 11 (35.48%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (25.81%) NoSQL
4 7 (22.58%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (9.68%) Relational Database
5 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
6 1 (3.23%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Git (software)
1 4 (12.90%) Jasmine
1 4 (12.90%) Jenkins
1 4 (12.90%) JUnit
2 3 (9.68%) Cucumber
2 3 (9.68%) JIRA
3 2 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.23%) Selenium
4 1 (3.23%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (6.45%) Finance
1 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.23%) Advertising
2 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (83.87%) Developer
2 15 (48.39%) JavaScript Developer
3 8 (25.81%) Java Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Designer
4 4 (12.90%) Digital Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Node.js Developer
4 4 (12.90%) UX Designer
5 3 (9.68%) Agile Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Agile Java Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Angular Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 2 (6.45%) C# Developer
6 2 (6.45%) C++ Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Digital Designer
6 2 (6.45%) Digital UX Designer
6 2 (6.45%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (6.45%) UI Designer
6 2 (6.45%) UI/UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (58.06%) Node.js
2 13 (41.94%) AngularJS
3 9 (29.03%) CSS
3 9 (29.03%) HTML
4 7 (22.58%) jQuery
4 7 (22.58%) Spring
5 6 (19.35%) .NET
5 6 (19.35%) XML
6 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET
6 5 (16.13%) REST
7 4 (12.90%) JSON
8 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (9.68%) Hibernate
8 3 (9.68%) JAX-RS
8 3 (9.68%) JMS
8 3 (9.68%) NHibernate
8 3 (9.68%) Spring Security
9 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (6.45%) Express
9 2 (6.45%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) User Experience
2 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (19.35%) Linux
2 5 (16.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (6.45%) Android
3 2 (6.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (87.10%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (29.03%) Software Engineering
2 9 (29.03%) TDD
3 8 (25.81%) MVC
4 7 (22.58%) Kanban
4 7 (22.58%) Open Source
4 7 (22.58%) SDLC
5 6 (19.35%) BDD
5 6 (19.35%) Scrum
6 5 (16.13%) OO
6 5 (16.13%) Prototyping
7 3 (9.68%) API Design
7 3 (9.68%) Cross-Platform Development
7 3 (9.68%) Front End Development
7 3 (9.68%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (9.68%) Web Design
7 3 (9.68%) Web Development
8 2 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (6.45%) Microservices
8 2 (6.45%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (48.39%) Java
2 8 (25.81%) C#
2 8 (25.81%) SQL
3 5 (16.13%) C++
4 3 (9.68%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.23%) Apple Swift
5 1 (3.23%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) Red Hat
2 1 (3.23%) IBM
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle