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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 16 31 20
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -11
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 85 18 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 10.13% 4.24% 3.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.42% 9.57% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 13 6
Average daily rate
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£438 £300 £284
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.83% +5.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £220 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £370 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £311
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.59 £34.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.60% -5.55%
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
310 188 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 36.95% 44.24% 23.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 129 27
Average daily rate £450 £360 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £450 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 £30.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.89 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.10% +2.94%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 +16 78 £473 +51.20% 35
Sunderland - 5 £275 -
JavaScript
North East

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 72 (66.06%) HTML
2 64 (58.72%) CSS
3 52 (47.71%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (33.94%) Java
4 37 (33.94%) Linux
5 35 (32.11%) .NET
5 35 (32.11%) jQuery
6 30 (27.52%) Python
7 23 (21.10%) HTML5
8 22 (20.18%) UNIX
8 22 (20.18%) SQL Server
9 21 (19.27%) Web Services
10 20 (18.35%) SQL
11 19 (17.43%) TDD
11 19 (17.43%) C#
12 17 (15.60%) MySQL
12 17 (15.60%) Web Design
12 17 (15.60%) RESTful
13 14 (12.84%) Web Development
13 14 (12.84%) Ruby
13 14 (12.84%) Oracle
13 14 (12.84%) ASP.NET
13 14 (12.84%) PHP
13 14 (12.84%) VB
14 13 (11.93%) Mac OS X
14 13 (11.93%) Security Cleared
15 12 (11.01%) Open Source
15 12 (11.01%) Social Media
15 12 (11.01%) Project Management
15 12 (11.01%) Finance

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 9 (8.26%) Node.js
2 5 (4.59%) Drupal
3 4 (3.67%) JBoss
4 3 (2.75%) WebLogic
4 3 (2.75%) SAS
5 2 (1.83%) CMS
5 2 (1.83%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.92%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.92%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.92%) Confluence
6 1 (0.92%) IIS
6 1 (0.92%) Apache
Applications
1 9 (8.26%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.42%) MS Office
3 5 (4.59%) Photoshop
4 3 (2.75%) Fireworks
5 2 (1.83%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (1.83%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (1.83%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.42%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (6.42%) Google Cloud Platform
2 6 (5.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (4.59%) GitHub
4 3 (2.75%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.83%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.83%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.17%) 3G
1 10 (9.17%) Wi-Fi
1 10 (9.17%) 4G
2 8 (7.34%) FTP
3 6 (5.50%) HTTP
3 6 (5.50%) SSH
4 4 (3.67%) Intranet
4 4 (3.67%) Internet
5 3 (2.75%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.92%) Converged Networks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (20.18%) SQL Server
2 17 (15.60%) MySQL
3 9 (8.26%) MongoDB
3 9 (8.26%) Relational Database
4 6 (5.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (5.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (4.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (4.59%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (4.59%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 4 (3.67%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.83%) Big Data
7 2 (1.83%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.83%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.92%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 10 (9.17%) Git (software)
2 7 (6.42%) Subversion
3 5 (4.59%) GitLab
4 4 (3.67%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.83%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 2 (1.83%) Maven
5 2 (1.83%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.83%) Selenium
5 2 (1.83%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.92%) RSpec
6 1 (0.92%) JUnit
6 1 (0.92%) JIRA
6 1 (0.92%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.92%) Hudson
6 1 (0.92%) Jasmine
General
1 12 (11.01%) Finance
2 2 (1.83%) Marketing
3 1 (0.92%) German Language
3 1 (0.92%) Publishing
3 1 (0.92%) Games
Job Titles
1 71 (65.14%) Developer
2 20 (18.35%) Java Developer
3 13 (11.93%) Web Developer
4 9 (8.26%) Test Manager
4 9 (8.26%) Designer
4 9 (8.26%) AWS Developer
5 8 (7.34%) Architect
6 7 (6.42%) UX Designer
6 7 (6.42%) Front-End Developer
7 6 (5.50%) Scala Developer
8 5 (4.59%) Technical Architect
9 3 (2.75%) .NET Developer
9 3 (2.75%) Analyst
9 3 (2.75%) Senior Architect
9 3 (2.75%) Senior Technical Architect
9 3 (2.75%) Front-End Web Developer
10 2 (1.83%) Digital Architect
10 2 (1.83%) Senior Digital Architect
10 2 (1.83%) DevOps Engineer
10 2 (1.83%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (66.06%) HTML
2 64 (58.72%) CSS
3 35 (32.11%) .NET
3 35 (32.11%) jQuery
4 23 (21.10%) HTML5
5 21 (19.27%) Web Services
6 17 (15.60%) RESTful
7 14 (12.84%) ASP.NET
8 11 (10.09%) AngularJS
9 10 (9.17%) XML
9 10 (9.17%) J2EE
9 10 (9.17%) RSS
10 9 (8.26%) .NET Framework
10 9 (8.26%) Java EE
10 9 (8.26%) JSP
10 9 (8.26%) Servlets
10 9 (8.26%) XHTML
10 9 (8.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 8 (7.34%) Spring
12 7 (6.42%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.01%) Social Media
2 9 (8.26%) User Experience
3 7 (6.42%) Visualisation
4 5 (4.59%) N-Tier
4 5 (4.59%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.75%) Statistics
6 1 (0.92%) Online Games
6 1 (0.92%) GIS
6 1 (0.92%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.92%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 37 (33.94%) Linux
2 22 (20.18%) UNIX
3 13 (11.93%) Mac OS X
4 9 (8.26%) Windows
4 9 (8.26%) Mac OS
5 2 (1.83%) Android
6 1 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (47.71%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (17.43%) TDD
3 17 (15.60%) Web Design
4 14 (12.84%) Web Development
5 12 (11.01%) Project Management
5 12 (11.01%) Open Source
5 12 (11.01%) SDLC
6 11 (10.09%) Content Management
7 10 (9.17%) MVC
7 10 (9.17%) SEO
7 10 (9.17%) BDD
7 10 (9.17%) Responsive Web Design
8 9 (8.26%) Agile Project Management
8 9 (8.26%) Software Testing
9 8 (7.34%) Risk Management
9 8 (7.34%) Scrum
9 8 (7.34%) Configuration Management
10 7 (6.42%) API Design
11 6 (5.50%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (5.50%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 37 (33.94%) Java
2 30 (27.52%) Python
3 20 (18.35%) SQL
4 19 (17.43%) C#
5 14 (12.84%) PHP
5 14 (12.84%) Ruby
5 14 (12.84%) VB
6 11 (10.09%) C++
7 10 (9.17%) ActionScript
8 9 (8.26%) Scala
9 5 (4.59%) VBA
9 5 (4.59%) VB.NET
10 4 (3.67%) VBScript
10 4 (3.67%) PL/SQL
11 3 (2.75%) C
12 2 (1.83%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.83%) Perl
12 2 (1.83%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.83%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.92%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 13 (11.93%) Security Cleared
2 9 (8.26%) ISTQB
3 6 (5.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.17%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.83%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (1.83%) Hyper-V
1 2 (1.83%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (2.75%) Tivoli
1 3 (2.75%) Puppet
1 3 (2.75%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.83%) Ansible
2 2 (1.83%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 14 (12.84%) Oracle
2 9 (8.26%) Microsoft
3 7 (6.42%) Google
4 2 (1.83%) Adobe
4 2 (1.83%) HP
4 2 (1.83%) Rackspace
4 2 (1.83%) SaltStack
4 2 (1.83%) VMware
5 1 (0.92%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.92%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.92%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.92%) IBM
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