The first table below looks at the demand for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Tyne and Wear region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 37 25 10
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -15
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 23 8 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 4.36% 3.83% 9.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.22% 15.09% 27.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 3 23
Average daily rate £250 £250 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £250 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £266 £369
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +29.62%
Programming Languages Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
225 53 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 42.61% 25.36% 35.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 31 58
Average daily rate £250 £275 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £199 £232 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £350 £406
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
JavaScript
North East

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

JavaScript
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

JavaScript Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

JavaScript Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

JavaScript
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -18 21 £250 - 32
Sunderland - - - - 2
Gateshead - - - -
JavaScript
North East

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 31 (88.57%) HTML
2 24 (68.57%) CSS
3 18 (51.43%) Oracle
4 15 (42.86%) Java
5 14 (40.00%) .NET
5 14 (40.00%) XML
5 14 (40.00%) HTML5
6 12 (34.29%) Subversion
6 12 (34.29%) ASP.NET
7 11 (31.43%) JBoss
7 11 (31.43%) jQuery
8 10 (28.57%) Ajax
8 10 (28.57%) CSS3
8 10 (28.57%) SQL
9 9 (25.71%) C#
9 9 (25.71%) SQL Server
9 9 (25.71%) MVC
10 8 (22.86%) Adobe
10 8 (22.86%) Middleware
10 8 (22.86%) PHP
10 8 (22.86%) XSLT
10 8 (22.86%) Git (software)
10 8 (22.86%) LiveCycle
10 8 (22.86%) Scala
10 8 (22.86%) Jenkins
10 8 (22.86%) WSO2
10 8 (22.86%) Play Framework
10 8 (22.86%) Spring
10 8 (22.86%) Maven
10 8 (22.86%) Mule

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 8 (22.86%) Mule
1 8 (22.86%) LiveCycle
2 6 (17.14%) Drupal
3 3 (8.57%) WebSphere
3 3 (8.57%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) Intranet
2 3 (8.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (17.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (14.29%) MySQL
4 4 (11.43%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (5.71%) DB2
7 1 (2.86%) OLAP
7 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (34.29%) Subversion
2 8 (22.86%) Maven
2 8 (22.86%) Git (software)
2 8 (22.86%) Jenkins
3 4 (11.43%) Visual Studio
3 4 (11.43%) Eclipse
4 2 (5.71%) Rational Application Developer
5 1 (2.86%) SpecFlow
5 1 (2.86%) QUnit
5 1 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.86%) Cucumber
General
1 2 (5.71%) Aerospace
1 2 (5.71%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (91.43%) Developer
2 9 (25.71%) .NET Developer
3 7 (20.00%) Web Developer
3 7 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 6 (17.14%) Software Engineer
5 5 (14.29%) Applications Developer
5 5 (14.29%) C# Developer
5 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Java Architect
6 3 (8.57%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (8.57%) J2EE Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Architect
7 2 (5.71%) Drupal Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Front-End Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Java/J2EE Architect
8 1 (2.86%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Consultant
8 1 (2.86%) Applications Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (88.57%) HTML
2 24 (68.57%) CSS
3 14 (40.00%) .NET
3 14 (40.00%) XML
3 14 (40.00%) HTML5
4 12 (34.29%) ASP.NET
5 11 (31.43%) jQuery
6 10 (28.57%) Ajax
6 10 (28.57%) CSS3
7 8 (22.86%) Play Framework
7 8 (22.86%) XSLT
7 8 (22.86%) Middleware
7 8 (22.86%) Spring
7 8 (22.86%) Oracle Fusion
8 7 (20.00%) J2EE
9 6 (17.14%) Web Services
10 5 (14.29%) Struts
10 5 (14.29%) JSP
10 5 (14.29%) WCF
10 5 (14.29%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Open Source
2 2 (5.71%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.43%) Linux
2 2 (5.71%) UNIX
2 2 (5.71%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.71%) MVC
2 7 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (8.57%) OO
4 2 (5.71%) RAD
4 2 (5.71%) E-Commerce
4 2 (5.71%) OOD
4 2 (5.71%) Web Development
4 2 (5.71%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (2.86%) BDD
5 1 (2.86%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (2.86%) OO PHP
5 1 (2.86%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.86%) RDF
5 1 (2.86%) SEO
5 1 (2.86%) Scrum
5 1 (2.86%) TDD
5 1 (2.86%) Data Management
5 1 (2.86%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (42.86%) Java
2 10 (28.57%) SQL
3 9 (25.71%) C#
4 8 (22.86%) Scala
4 8 (22.86%) PHP
5 2 (5.71%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.86%) PHP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) WCAG
Vendors
1 18 (51.43%) Oracle
2 11 (31.43%) JBoss
3 8 (22.86%) Adobe
3 8 (22.86%) WSO2
4 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
5 3 (8.57%) IBM
6 2 (5.71%) webMethods
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