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 3 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 39 26 19
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -7
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 27 19 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 4.27% 5.00% 3.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.33% 11.18% 23.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 15 5
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £246 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £325 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.78 £32.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+24.29% -8.57%
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
219 170 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 34.65% 44.74% 16.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 109 15
Average daily rate £350 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £243 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £425 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 1
Average hourly rate £32.00 £33.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.47% -21.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%

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 3 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 3 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 -17 22 £320 +28.00% 36
Sunderland - 4 £276 - 5
JavaScript
North East

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 3 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 49 (67.12%) HTML
2 44 (60.27%) CSS
3 30 (41.10%) jQuery
4 29 (39.73%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (35.62%) .NET
6 24 (32.88%) C#
7 22 (30.14%) Java
8 19 (26.03%) Web Services
9 15 (20.55%) SQL
10 13 (17.81%) MVC
10 13 (17.81%) HTML5
10 13 (17.81%) TDD
10 13 (17.81%) Web Development
11 12 (16.44%) Git (software)
11 12 (16.44%) Linux
12 11 (15.07%) ASP.NET
12 11 (15.07%) CRM
12 11 (15.07%) Team Foundation Server
12 11 (15.07%) AngularJS
13 10 (13.70%) Sass
13 10 (13.70%) Mustache
13 10 (13.70%) Node.js
13 10 (13.70%) SQL Server
13 10 (13.70%) UNIX
14 9 (12.33%) HTTP
14 9 (12.33%) Web Design
14 9 (12.33%) Responsive Web Design
15 8 (10.96%) Web Application Development
15 8 (10.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 8 (10.96%) Subversion

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 10 (13.70%) Node.js
2 4 (5.48%) JBoss
3 2 (2.74%) CMS
4 1 (1.37%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.37%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.37%) WordPress
4 1 (1.37%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.37%) Apache
4 1 (1.37%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (5.48%) Photoshop
2 3 (4.11%) Fireworks
3 2 (2.74%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.37%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 7 (9.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (5.48%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.85%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.48%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.33%) HTTP
2 1 (1.37%) Unified Communications
2 1 (1.37%) Converged Networks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.70%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.96%) MySQL
3 7 (9.59%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.74%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.37%) Big Data
5 1 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.37%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.37%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 12 (16.44%) Git (software)
2 11 (15.07%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (10.96%) Subversion
4 3 (4.11%) JUnit
5 1 (1.37%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.37%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.37%) Maven
5 1 (1.37%) Selenium
5 1 (1.37%) Axure RP
5 1 (1.37%) Hudson
5 1 (1.37%) Jasmine
General
1 1 (1.37%) Finance
1 1 (1.37%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 65 (89.04%) Developer
2 26 (35.62%) Front-End Developer
3 12 (16.44%) Java Developer
3 12 (16.44%) .NET Developer
4 11 (15.07%) Web Developer
5 6 (8.22%) Front-End Web Developer
6 4 (5.48%) C# Developer
7 3 (4.11%) Architect
7 3 (4.11%) PHP Developer
7 3 (4.11%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (2.74%) Technical Architect
9 1 (1.37%) Software Developer
9 1 (1.37%) VB Developer
9 1 (1.37%) Senior Technical Architect
9 1 (1.37%) Chief Architect
9 1 (1.37%) .NET Architect
9 1 (1.37%) .NET Technical Architect
9 1 (1.37%) Technical Solutions Architect
9 1 (1.37%) .NET Solutions Architect
9 1 (1.37%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (67.12%) HTML
2 44 (60.27%) CSS
3 30 (41.10%) jQuery
4 26 (35.62%) .NET
5 19 (26.03%) Web Services
6 13 (17.81%) HTML5
7 11 (15.07%) ASP.NET
7 11 (15.07%) AngularJS
8 10 (13.70%) Mustache
8 10 (13.70%) Sass
9 8 (10.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 8 (10.96%) XML
10 7 (9.59%) Spring
10 7 (9.59%) .NET Framework
10 7 (9.59%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (8.22%) Ajax
12 5 (6.85%) Entity Framework
12 5 (6.85%) SOAP
12 5 (6.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 5 (6.85%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.59%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (4.11%) User Experience
3 1 (1.37%) GIS
3 1 (1.37%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.37%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (1.37%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (16.44%) Linux
2 10 (13.70%) UNIX
3 7 (9.59%) Mac OS X
4 2 (2.74%) Android
4 2 (2.74%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (39.73%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (17.81%) TDD
2 13 (17.81%) MVC
2 13 (17.81%) Web Development
3 11 (15.07%) CRM
4 9 (12.33%) Web Design
4 9 (12.33%) Responsive Web Design
5 8 (10.96%) Web Application Development
5 8 (10.96%) Configuration Management
6 5 (6.85%) OO
6 5 (6.85%) Scrum
6 5 (6.85%) SDLC
7 4 (5.48%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 4 (5.48%) OOP
8 3 (4.11%) SOA
8 3 (4.11%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (4.11%) BDD
9 2 (2.74%) DevOps
9 2 (2.74%) Analytics
9 2 (2.74%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (32.88%) C#
2 22 (30.14%) Java
3 15 (20.55%) SQL
4 6 (8.22%) Python
5 5 (6.85%) PHP
6 2 (2.74%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.74%) Ruby
7 1 (1.37%) XPath
7 1 (1.37%) Scala
7 1 (1.37%) VB
7 1 (1.37%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.37%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (5.48%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.11%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.37%) BC Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (10.96%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.85%) Google
3 1 (1.37%) Sitecore
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle
3 1 (1.37%) IBM
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