The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 4 12 2
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 8 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 24.24% 10.34% 44.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 40.00% 15.79% 72.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 7
Average daily rate
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£325 £275 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -26.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £311
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £34.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.35% -5.55%
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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 Stockport region.

Programming Languages Category
Stockport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
20 19 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 60.61% 65.52% 61.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 7
Average daily rate £325 £320 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -14.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 1
Average hourly rate £37.50 - £19.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript across the Stockport region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Stockport 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 12 (80.00%) HTML
2 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (66.67%) CSS
4 9 (60.00%) AngularJS
5 8 (53.33%) HTML5
6 6 (40.00%) CSS3
7 5 (33.33%) .NET
8 4 (26.67%) SQL
8 4 (26.67%) MVC
8 4 (26.67%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (20.00%) User Experience
9 3 (20.00%) React
9 3 (20.00%) Backbone.js
9 3 (20.00%) Ember.js
9 3 (20.00%) Scrum
10 2 (13.33%) Web Development
10 2 (13.33%) SWT
10 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
10 2 (13.33%) JIRA
10 2 (13.33%) Use Case
10 2 (13.33%) TDD
10 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
10 2 (13.33%) SVG
10 2 (13.33%) OSGi
10 2 (13.33%) UX Design
10 2 (13.33%) Gradle
11 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
11 1 (6.67%) SpecFlow
11 1 (6.67%) Gherkin
11 1 (6.67%) Twitter

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Stockport 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 1 (6.67%) WordPress
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) JIRA
1 2 (13.33%) Gradle
2 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.67%) Cucumber
2 1 (6.67%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (6.67%) Legal
1 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) .NET Developer
3 3 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (6.67%) UX Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (80.00%) HTML
2 10 (66.67%) CSS
3 9 (60.00%) AngularJS
4 8 (53.33%) HTML5
5 6 (40.00%) CSS3
6 5 (33.33%) .NET
7 3 (20.00%) Backbone.js
7 3 (20.00%) React
7 3 (20.00%) Ember.js
8 2 (13.33%) OSGi
8 2 (13.33%) SVG
8 2 (13.33%) SWT
9 1 (6.67%) JSON
9 1 (6.67%) jQuery
9 1 (6.67%) Gherkin
9 1 (6.67%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (20.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (26.67%) MVC
3 3 (20.00%) Scrum
4 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
4 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (13.33%) Web Development
4 2 (13.33%) Use Case
4 2 (13.33%) UX Design
4 2 (13.33%) TDD
5 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
5 1 (6.67%) BDD
5 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) C#
2 1 (6.67%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Twitter