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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 15 34 25
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -9
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 46 26 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 10.11% 5.70% 4.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.80% 13.07% 14.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 14 5
Average daily rate
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£315 £250 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.00% -
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 £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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
211 199 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 46.37% 43.64% 32.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 136 37
Average daily rate £320 £263 £284
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.90% -7.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £423 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 1
Average hourly rate £31.50 £17.00 £12.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.29% +36.87%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 27 March 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 27 March 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +16 39 £315 +26.00% 33
Sunderland - 7 - - 1
Gateshead - - - - 2
South Shields - - - -
JavaScript
North East

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 51 (68.00%) HTML
2 48 (64.00%) CSS
3 29 (38.67%) jQuery
4 27 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (36.00%) .NET
5 23 (30.67%) Java
5 23 (30.67%) C#
6 16 (21.33%) SQL
6 16 (21.33%) Web Services
7 14 (18.67%) Web Development
7 14 (18.67%) Team Foundation Server
7 14 (18.67%) HTML5
8 13 (17.33%) CRM
8 13 (17.33%) UNIX
8 13 (17.33%) Linux
8 13 (17.33%) Web Application Development
9 12 (16.00%) SQL Server
9 12 (16.00%) HTTP
9 12 (16.00%) ASP.NET
9 12 (16.00%) Git (software)
9 12 (16.00%) Ajax
9 12 (16.00%) TDD
10 11 (14.67%) Subversion
10 11 (14.67%) Node.js
11 10 (13.33%) Microsoft
11 10 (13.33%) Mac OS X
11 10 (13.33%) Configuration Management
11 10 (13.33%) Web Design
11 10 (13.33%) MVC
11 10 (13.33%) Mustache

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 11 (14.67%) Node.js
2 4 (5.33%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (2.67%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.33%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.33%) WordPress
5 1 (1.33%) JBoss
5 1 (1.33%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (2.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.33%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.33%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 8 (10.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (5.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.67%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (2.67%) Office 365
3 1 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.00%) HTTP
2 1 (1.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (12.00%) Relational Database
3 4 (5.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.67%) MySQL
6 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.33%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.33%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (18.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (16.00%) Git (software)
3 11 (14.67%) Subversion
4 3 (4.00%) JUnit
5 1 (1.33%) Axure RP
5 1 (1.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (4.00%) Marketing
1 3 (4.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 66 (88.00%) Developer
2 21 (28.00%) Front-End Developer
3 17 (22.67%) .NET Developer
4 14 (18.67%) Java Developer
5 9 (12.00%) Web Developer
6 5 (6.67%) C# Developer
6 5 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (6.67%) Designer
6 5 (6.67%) Scala Developer
7 3 (4.00%) UI Designer
7 3 (4.00%) Front-End Web Developer
8 2 (2.67%) Interface Designer
8 2 (2.67%) Web Designer
8 2 (2.67%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (2.67%) CRM Developer
8 2 (2.67%) SharePoint Developer
9 1 (1.33%) VB.NET Developer
9 1 (1.33%) .NET Technical Architect
9 1 (1.33%) Technical Solutions Architect
9 1 (1.33%) .NET Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (68.00%) HTML
2 48 (64.00%) CSS
3 29 (38.67%) jQuery
4 27 (36.00%) .NET
5 16 (21.33%) Web Services
6 14 (18.67%) HTML5
7 12 (16.00%) ASP.NET
7 12 (16.00%) Ajax
8 10 (13.33%) Mustache
8 10 (13.33%) Sass
9 9 (12.00%) AngularJS
9 9 (12.00%) CSS3
10 8 (10.67%) XML
11 7 (9.33%) JSP
11 7 (9.33%) Spring
12 5 (6.67%) J2EE
12 5 (6.67%) Backbone.js
13 4 (5.33%) SOAP
13 4 (5.33%) Java EE
13 4 (5.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.67%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (4.00%) Visualisation
2 3 (4.00%) User Experience
2 3 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.67%) W3C
4 1 (1.33%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.33%) NHS
4 1 (1.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (17.33%) UNIX
1 13 (17.33%) Linux
2 10 (13.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (18.67%) Web Development
3 13 (17.33%) CRM
3 13 (17.33%) Web Application Development
4 12 (16.00%) TDD
5 10 (13.33%) Configuration Management
5 10 (13.33%) Web Design
5 10 (13.33%) MVC
5 10 (13.33%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (4.00%) Scrum
6 3 (4.00%) SOA
6 3 (4.00%) Microservices
7 2 (2.67%) Mentoring
7 2 (2.67%) OO
7 2 (2.67%) BDD
7 2 (2.67%) Content Management
8 1 (1.33%) Zachman Framework
8 1 (1.33%) TOGAF
8 1 (1.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (1.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 23 (30.67%) Java
1 23 (30.67%) C#
2 16 (21.33%) SQL
3 8 (10.67%) Scala
4 5 (6.67%) Python
4 5 (6.67%) VB.NET
5 3 (4.00%) Ruby
6 2 (2.67%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.67%) PHP
7 1 (1.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.33%) BC Cleared
Vendors
1 10 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.67%) Google
3 1 (1.33%) Oracle
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