The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 37 27 20
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -7
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 31 19 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 4.29% 5.18% 3.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.25% 11.05% 14.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 17 6
Average daily rate
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£363 £266 £284
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.27% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £242 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £511 £325 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £305
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +6.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.30% -7.14%
JavaScript
North East

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

Programming Languages Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
234 172 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 32.41% 46.87% 22.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 119 24
Average daily rate £383 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.50% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £431 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 1
Average hourly rate £37.50 £33.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -22.35%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.75 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.85% -

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 30 July 2015.

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 30 July 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -18 26 £380 +42.85% 23
Sunderland - 4 £276 -
JavaScript
North East

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 48 (68.57%) HTML
2 39 (55.71%) CSS
3 31 (44.29%) jQuery
4 25 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (32.86%) .NET
6 21 (30.00%) Java
7 20 (28.57%) C#
7 20 (28.57%) Web Services
8 13 (18.57%) HTML5
8 13 (18.57%) Python
8 13 (18.57%) TDD
9 12 (17.14%) MVC
9 12 (17.14%) AngularJS
10 11 (15.71%) SQL
11 10 (14.29%) SQL Server
11 10 (14.29%) ASP.NET
11 10 (14.29%) Web Development
12 9 (12.86%) Linux
12 9 (12.86%) XML
12 9 (12.86%) Git (software)
13 8 (11.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 8 (11.43%) CRM
13 8 (11.43%) MySQL
13 8 (11.43%) Ruby
13 8 (11.43%) Spring
14 7 (10.00%) Ajax
14 7 (10.00%) Web Design
14 7 (10.00%) .NET Framework
14 7 (10.00%) Relational Database
14 7 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 4 (5.71%) JBoss
2 2 (2.86%) Node.js
2 2 (2.86%) CMS
3 1 (1.43%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.43%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.43%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.43%) Confluence
3 1 (1.43%) IIS
3 1 (1.43%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (4.29%) Photoshop
1 3 (4.29%) Fireworks
2 1 (1.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.43%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.14%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.43%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.14%) HTTP
2 3 (4.29%) Unified Communications
3 2 (2.86%) 4G
3 2 (2.86%) 3G
3 2 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.43%) Converged Networks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.43%) MySQL
3 7 (10.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.29%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.86%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.43%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.43%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (12.86%) Git (software)
2 7 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (7.14%) Subversion
4 3 (4.29%) JUnit
5 2 (2.86%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.86%) Selenium
6 1 (1.43%) Maven
6 1 (1.43%) JIRA
6 1 (1.43%) RSpec
6 1 (1.43%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.43%) Hudson
6 1 (1.43%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.43%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (2.86%) Finance
1 2 (2.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 57 (81.43%) Developer
2 16 (22.86%) Front-End Developer
3 13 (18.57%) Java Developer
4 10 (14.29%) .NET Developer
5 9 (12.86%) Web Developer
6 6 (8.57%) Front-End Web Developer
7 5 (7.14%) Architect
8 4 (5.71%) Technical Architect
8 4 (5.71%) UX Designer
8 4 (5.71%) Designer
8 4 (5.71%) C# Developer
8 4 (5.71%) Scala Developer
9 3 (4.29%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (4.29%) PHP Developer
10 2 (2.86%) Project Manager
10 2 (2.86%) Senior Technical Architect
10 2 (2.86%) Digital Architect
10 2 (2.86%) Senior Digital Architect
10 2 (2.86%) Senior Architect
10 2 (2.86%) Digital Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (68.57%) HTML
2 39 (55.71%) CSS
3 31 (44.29%) jQuery
4 23 (32.86%) .NET
5 20 (28.57%) Web Services
6 13 (18.57%) HTML5
7 12 (17.14%) AngularJS
8 10 (14.29%) ASP.NET
9 9 (12.86%) XML
10 8 (11.43%) Spring
10 8 (11.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 7 (10.00%) .NET Framework
11 7 (10.00%) RESTful
11 7 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (10.00%) Ajax
12 6 (8.57%) J2EE
13 5 (7.14%) SOAP
13 5 (7.14%) Entity Framework
13 5 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 4 (5.71%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.57%) User Experience
2 5 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (7.14%) Visualisation
3 3 (4.29%) Social Media
4 1 (1.43%) GIS
4 1 (1.43%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.86%) Linux
2 6 (8.57%) UNIX
3 5 (7.14%) Mac OS X
4 2 (2.86%) Android
4 2 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (18.57%) TDD
3 12 (17.14%) MVC
4 10 (14.29%) Web Development
5 8 (11.43%) CRM
6 7 (10.00%) Web Design
6 7 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 6 (8.57%) Web Application Development
7 6 (8.57%) Configuration Management
8 5 (7.14%) Scrum
8 5 (7.14%) SDLC
9 4 (5.71%) Open Source
9 4 (5.71%) OOP
9 4 (5.71%) OO
10 3 (4.29%) SOA
10 3 (4.29%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (2.86%) Analytics
11 2 (2.86%) Android Development
11 2 (2.86%) E-Commerce
11 2 (2.86%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 21 (30.00%) Java
2 20 (28.57%) C#
3 13 (18.57%) Python
4 11 (15.71%) SQL
5 8 (11.43%) Ruby
6 6 (8.57%) Scala
6 6 (8.57%) PHP
7 2 (2.86%) C++
7 2 (2.86%) VB
8 1 (1.43%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.43%) ActionScript
8 1 (1.43%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.43%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.43%) CoffeeScript
8 1 (1.43%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (5.71%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.29%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.43%) BC Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (1.43%) Puppet
1 1 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (7.14%) Google
2 4 (5.71%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.29%) Oracle
4 1 (1.43%) IBM
4 1 (1.43%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.43%) Sitecore
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