Period
to 23 October 2018

The median contractor rate for a JavaScript Developer was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 6 months to 23 October 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
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 79 70 73
Rank change year-on-year -9 +3 +4
Contract jobs requiring a JavaScript Developer 21 18 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.60% 1.38% 2.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.67% 1.45% 2.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 16 27
Cheshire median daily rate £375 £356 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -8.06% +13.97%
10th Percentile £325 £290 £249
90th Percentile £475 £431 £425
North West median daily rate £387 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +3.20% -6.25% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate £45.00 - -
North West median hourly rate £45.00 £50.00 -
% change year-on-year -10.00% - -

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 1,254 1,239 1,466
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.36% 95.31% 93.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 821 886 1,051
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £408 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.84% +1.88% -2.44%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £250
90th Percentile £538 £575 £600
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 61 52
Cheshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £14.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -6.23% -9.52%
10th Percentile £12.55 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £42.25 £38.75 £33.75
North West median hourly rate £20.00 £19.13 £16.50
% change year-on-year +4.58% +15.91% -12.58%

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 23 October 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 23 October 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
Knutsford -10 4 £273 -39.33% 1
Nantwich - 4 £350 -
Chester -7 3 £375 +3.45% 2
Crewe -16 2 £375 +36.36% 2
Warrington -1 1 - -
JavaScript Developer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 21 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 13 (61.90%) HTML
3 12 (57.14%) Node.js
4 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (47.62%) CSS
6 9 (42.86%) AngularJS
7 8 (38.10%) jQuery
8 7 (33.33%) React
8 7 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
9 5 (23.81%) Scrum
10 4 (19.05%) Web Design
10 4 (19.05%) Retail
10 4 (19.05%) Internet
10 4 (19.05%) Java
10 4 (19.05%) Responsive Web Design
10 4 (19.05%) CSS3
10 4 (19.05%) KnockoutJS
10 4 (19.05%) Interactive Media
10 4 (19.05%) Finance
10 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
10 4 (19.05%) HTML5
11 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
11 3 (14.29%) Android
11 3 (14.29%) Ember.js
11 3 (14.29%) Mobile App
11 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
11 3 (14.29%) Kotlin
11 3 (14.29%) Vue.js
12 2 (9.52%) Front End Development
12 2 (9.52%) Java 8

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 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) Internet
2 1 (4.76%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) QlikView
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.76%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (4.76%) Plastic SCM
2 1 (4.76%) TeamCity
2 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
1 4 (19.05%) Interactive Media
1 4 (19.05%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (61.90%) HTML
2 12 (57.14%) Node.js
3 10 (47.62%) CSS
4 9 (42.86%) AngularJS
5 8 (38.10%) jQuery
6 7 (33.33%) React
7 4 (19.05%) CSS3
7 4 (19.05%) HTML5
7 4 (19.05%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (14.29%) Ember.js
8 3 (14.29%) Vue.js
9 2 (9.52%) D3.js
9 2 (9.52%) RESTful
10 1 (4.76%) .NET
10 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (14.29%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Android
2 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (23.81%) Scrum
3 4 (19.05%) Responsive Web Design
3 4 (19.05%) Web Design
4 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (9.52%) Data Visualisation
4 2 (9.52%) Front End Development
4 2 (9.52%) OOP
4 2 (9.52%) Visualisation
5 1 (4.76%) DSDM
5 1 (4.76%) IT Strategy
5 1 (4.76%) Mobile Development
5 1 (4.76%) TDD
5 1 (4.76%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (19.05%) Java
3 3 (14.29%) Kotlin
4 2 (9.52%) C#
4 2 (9.52%) Go
4 2 (9.52%) Java 8
4 2 (9.52%) Python
5 1 (4.76%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Google
2 1 (4.76%) Xamarin