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 22 December 2014 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 27 24 15
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -9
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 29 11 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 5.18% 4.56% 7.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.29% 13.58% 20.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 6 14
Average daily rate
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£255 £275 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.27% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £313 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £310
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.25 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.76% -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
203 81 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 36.25% 33.61% 33.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 38 40
Average daily rate £375 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £187 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 9
Average hourly rate £30.00 - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.59% -5.71%

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 22 December 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 22 December 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
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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 -16 23 £260 -5.45% 16
Sunderland - 6 £225 - 1
Gateshead - - - - 5
JavaScript
North East

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 55 (83.33%) HTML
2 52 (78.79%) CSS
3 30 (45.45%) Java
3 30 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (37.88%) C#
5 24 (36.36%) Ajax
6 22 (33.33%) .NET
6 22 (33.33%) jQuery
6 22 (33.33%) Scala
7 21 (31.82%) HTML5
8 20 (30.30%) CSS3
9 18 (27.27%) ASP.NET
9 18 (27.27%) Web Development
9 18 (27.27%) Git (software)
10 17 (25.76%) Configuration Management
10 17 (25.76%) Subversion
11 16 (24.24%) UNIX
11 16 (24.24%) Python
11 16 (24.24%) Ruby
11 16 (24.24%) Visualisation
11 16 (24.24%) Relational Database
12 15 (22.73%) Linux
12 15 (22.73%) HTTP
12 15 (22.73%) Mac OS X
12 15 (22.73%) Web Design
12 15 (22.73%) JSON
12 15 (22.73%) REST
12 15 (22.73%) Responsive Web Design
13 14 (21.21%) MVC
14 11 (16.67%) SQL Server

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 10 (15.15%) SharePoint
2 7 (10.61%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (7.58%) JBoss
4 3 (4.55%) Apache
4 3 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (3.03%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.52%) WordPress
6 1 (1.52%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.03%) InfoPath
2 2 (3.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.58%) Office 365
2 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (22.73%) HTTP
2 3 (4.55%) Intranet
3 1 (1.52%) Internet
3 1 (1.52%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (24.24%) Relational Database
2 11 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 6 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.03%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.52%) MySQL
6 1 (1.52%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.52%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 18 (27.27%) Git (software)
2 17 (25.76%) Subversion
3 4 (6.06%) JUnit
3 4 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (4.55%) Visual Studio
5 2 (3.03%) Eclipse
5 2 (3.03%) Maven
5 2 (3.03%) Hudson
6 1 (1.52%) JIRA
General
1 4 (6.06%) Marketing
2 3 (4.55%) Advertising
3 1 (1.52%) Publishing
3 1 (1.52%) Banking
3 1 (1.52%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 59 (89.39%) Developer
2 13 (19.70%) Java Developer
3 11 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 9 (13.64%) .NET Developer
5 7 (10.61%) SharePoint Developer
5 7 (10.61%) Front-End Developer
6 6 (9.09%) Scala Developer
7 5 (7.58%) Web Developer
8 4 (6.06%) Designer
9 3 (4.55%) Lead Developer
10 2 (3.03%) Interface Designer
10 2 (3.03%) Web Designer
10 2 (3.03%) Junior Developer
10 2 (3.03%) Programmer
10 2 (3.03%) Junior
10 2 (3.03%) UI Designer
11 1 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM Developer
11 1 (1.52%) Senior Front-End Developer
11 1 (1.52%) Front-End Web Developer
11 1 (1.52%) Junior Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (83.33%) HTML
2 52 (78.79%) CSS
3 24 (36.36%) Ajax
4 22 (33.33%) jQuery
4 22 (33.33%) .NET
5 21 (31.82%) HTML5
6 20 (30.30%) CSS3
7 18 (27.27%) ASP.NET
8 15 (22.73%) JSON
8 15 (22.73%) REST
9 10 (15.15%) RESTful
10 9 (13.64%) Spring
10 9 (13.64%) Web Services
11 8 (12.12%) XML
11 8 (12.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 6 (9.09%) JSP
13 5 (7.58%) J2EE
13 5 (7.58%) ASP.NET MVC
13 5 (7.58%) AngularJS
14 4 (6.06%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (24.24%) Visualisation
2 3 (4.55%) User Experience
2 3 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.03%) W3C
3 2 (3.03%) GIS
4 1 (1.52%) Web 2.0
4 1 (1.52%) RIA
4 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.52%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.52%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 16 (24.24%) UNIX
2 15 (22.73%) Linux
2 15 (22.73%) Mac OS X
3 2 (3.03%) Android
3 2 (3.03%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (27.27%) Web Development
3 17 (25.76%) Configuration Management
4 15 (22.73%) Web Design
4 15 (22.73%) Responsive Web Design
5 14 (21.21%) MVC
6 11 (16.67%) Scrum
7 10 (15.15%) TDD
8 9 (13.64%) Automated Testing
9 8 (12.12%) Line Management
9 8 (12.12%) Mentoring
10 7 (10.61%) Web Application Development
10 7 (10.61%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (7.58%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (4.55%) Microservices
12 3 (4.55%) Unit Testing
13 2 (3.03%) Release Management
13 2 (3.03%) Content Management
13 2 (3.03%) SOA
13 2 (3.03%) UML
Programming Languages
1 30 (45.45%) Java
2 25 (37.88%) C#
3 22 (33.33%) Scala
4 16 (24.24%) Python
4 16 (24.24%) Ruby
5 10 (15.15%) SQL
6 5 (7.58%) VB.NET
7 3 (4.55%) T-SQL
8 2 (3.03%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (1.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) WCAG
Vendors
1 7 (10.61%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.03%) Lotus
2 2 (3.03%) Oracle
3 1 (1.52%) Twitter
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