Period
to 22 July 2018

The median contractor rate for a JavaScript Developer was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 6 months to 22 July 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

JavaScript Developer
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 79 70 75
Rank change year-on-year -9 +5 -1
Contract jobs requiring a JavaScript Developer 17 21 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.25% 1.69% 2.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.30% 1.78% 2.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 19 25
Cheshire median daily rate £350 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +3.23% +13.97%
10th Percentile £213 £290 £285
90th Percentile £418 £475 £523
North West median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Cheshire median hourly rate - - £22.54
North West median hourly rate - £45.00 £22.54
% change year-on-year - +99.65% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Cheshire
Contract vacancies in Cheshire with a recognized job title 1,312 1,179 1,753
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.33% 94.93% 93.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 823 823 1,210
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £400 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -2.44% +2.50%
10th Percentile £258 £242 £263
90th Percentile £538 £525 £569
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 68 60
Cheshire median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.25 £11.28
90th Percentile £41.75 £46.50 £33.75
North West median hourly rate £19.03 £22.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year -13.50% +15.79% +2.81%

JavaScript Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings that featured JavaScript Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for JavaScript Developer in Cheshire

JavaScript Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing JavaScript Developer in Cheshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for JavaScript Developer in Cheshire

JavaScript Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JavaScript Developer in Cheshire over the 6 months to 22 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JavaScript Developer in Cheshire

JavaScript Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript Developer in Cheshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for JavaScript Developer in Cheshire

JavaScript Developer
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript Developer within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 22 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nantwich - 4 £350 -
Wilmslow -4 2 £225 -21.74%
Chester -11 2 £375 -3.23% 3
Crewe -17 2 £375 +36.36%
Macclesfield +2 1 £225 -45.78% 1
Knutsford -9 1 - -
JavaScript Developer
North West

JavaScript Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2018, JavaScript Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cheshire region featuring JavaScript Developer in the job title.

1 17 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 13 (76.47%) Node.js
3 8 (47.06%) AngularJS
3 8 (47.06%) React
4 7 (41.18%) CSS
4 7 (41.18%) HTML
4 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (35.29%) Retail
6 5 (29.41%) Finance
6 5 (29.41%) Scrum
6 5 (29.41%) jQuery
6 5 (29.41%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (29.41%) Responsive Web Design
7 4 (23.53%) CSS3
7 4 (23.53%) KnockoutJS
7 4 (23.53%) Mobile App
7 4 (23.53%) Vue.js
7 4 (23.53%) Interactive Media
7 4 (23.53%) HTML5
7 4 (23.53%) Web Design
7 4 (23.53%) Internet
8 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
8 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (17.65%) Android
8 3 (17.65%) Kotlin
8 3 (17.65%) Ember.js
9 2 (11.76%) Apache Cordova
9 2 (11.76%) Java 8
9 2 (11.76%) OOP
9 2 (11.76%) Java

JavaScript Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) MySQL
General
1 6 (35.29%) Retail
2 5 (29.41%) Finance
3 4 (23.53%) Interactive Media
4 1 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (76.47%) Node.js
2 8 (47.06%) AngularJS
2 8 (47.06%) React
3 7 (41.18%) CSS
3 7 (41.18%) HTML
4 5 (29.41%) jQuery
5 4 (23.53%) CSS3
5 4 (23.53%) HTML5
5 4 (23.53%) KnockoutJS
5 4 (23.53%) Vue.js
6 3 (17.65%) Ember.js
7 2 (11.76%) Apache Cordova
8 1 (5.88%) .NET
8 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
8 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (5.88%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (23.53%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (29.41%) Responsive Web Design
2 5 (29.41%) Scrum
3 4 (23.53%) Web Design
4 2 (11.76%) OOP
5 1 (5.88%) Microservices
5 1 (5.88%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (5.88%) Mobile Development
5 1 (5.88%) Mobile First
5 1 (5.88%) MVC
5 1 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (17.65%) Kotlin
3 2 (11.76%) Java
3 2 (11.76%) Java 8
4 1 (5.88%) C#
4 1 (5.88%) PHP
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Google
2 1 (5.88%) Xamarin