The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for JavaScript skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
North West / Cheshire
Rank 12 12 11
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1  
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 47 121 99
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 8.75% 12.46% 12.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.49% 29.88% 31.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 82 78
Median daily rate £420 £394 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -1.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £291 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £499 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 0
Median hourly rate £50.00 £25.02 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +99.84% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.75 £38.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +9.86% +8.57%  

JavaScript is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Cheshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 209 405 314
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 38.92% 41.71% 38.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 257 212
Median daily rate £400 £358 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.88% -9.49%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 14 4
Median hourly rate £44.21 £22.54 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +96.15% +14.12%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.98 £12.70 £13.64
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £32.75 £23.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

JavaScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing JavaScript as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for JavaScript in Cheshire

JavaScript
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JavaScript in Cheshire

JavaScript
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JavaScript in Cheshire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JavaScript in Cheshire

JavaScript
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JavaScript in Cheshire

JavaScript
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 within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester -7 9 £456 +30.35% 13
Crewe +10 5 £400 +7.02% 1
Knutsford +3 4 £475 +11.76% 5
Macclesfield +6 3 £445 +27.14% 3
Warrington -6 3 £460 +11.51% 8
Wilmslow -1 1 £288 -4.16% 5
Runcorn - 1 - - 4
Sandbach - 1 £370 -
JavaScript
North West

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 58 (56.86%) HTML
2 52 (50.98%) CSS
3 51 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (44.12%) Java
5 44 (43.14%) AngularJS
6 33 (32.35%) jQuery
7 28 (27.45%) Spring
8 26 (25.49%) Web Services
9 25 (24.51%) .NET
9 25 (24.51%) HTML5
10 23 (22.55%) Git (software)
10 23 (22.55%) MVC
11 22 (21.57%) C#
11 22 (21.57%) SQL Server
11 22 (21.57%) RESTful
11 22 (21.57%) Front End Development
12 21 (20.59%) CSS3
12 21 (20.59%) Scrum
12 21 (20.59%) TDD
13 18 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
14 16 (15.69%) Finance
14 16 (15.69%) E-Commerce
15 15 (14.71%) SQL
15 15 (14.71%) MySQL
15 15 (14.71%) Web Development
15 15 (14.71%) JSON
16 14 (13.73%) XML
17 12 (11.76%) ASP.NET
17 12 (11.76%) REST
17 12 (11.76%) Microservices

JavaScript
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (6.86%) CMS
2 6 (5.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (5.88%) SharePoint
3 5 (4.90%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 5 (4.90%) Apache
4 3 (2.94%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.94%) Umbraco
4 3 (2.94%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.96%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.96%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.98%) Content Management Server
6 1 (0.98%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.98%) IIS
6 1 (0.98%) JBoss
6 1 (0.98%) SAS
6 1 (0.98%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (0.98%) Fireworks
1 1 (0.98%) Photoshop
1 1 (0.98%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (6.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (4.90%) Magento
3 1 (0.98%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.98%) SAP MDG
3 1 (0.98%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.96%) PaaS
3 1 (0.98%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.98%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.92%) AMQP
2 2 (1.96%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.98%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (21.57%) SQL Server
2 15 (14.71%) MySQL
3 9 (8.82%) MongoDB
4 7 (6.86%) NoSQL
5 6 (5.88%) Big Data
5 6 (5.88%) DB2
6 5 (4.90%) Relational Database
7 4 (3.92%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (2.94%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (2.94%) Hazelcast
8 3 (2.94%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.98%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.98%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.98%) CouchDB
10 1 (0.98%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.98%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.98%) Spotfire
10 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 23 (22.55%) Git (software)
2 11 (10.78%) gulp
3 10 (9.80%) Grunt
4 7 (6.86%) Jenkins
4 7 (6.86%) Visual Studio
5 5 (4.90%) Gradle
5 5 (4.90%) Jasmine
5 5 (4.90%) Selenium
5 5 (4.90%) Subversion
6 4 (3.92%) IntelliJ
6 4 (3.92%) JIRA
6 4 (3.92%) JUnit
6 4 (3.92%) Maven
6 4 (3.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (2.94%) Ant
7 3 (2.94%) Cucumber
7 3 (2.94%) Mockito
7 3 (2.94%) NUnit
7 3 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.96%) Moq
General
1 16 (15.69%) Finance
2 6 (5.88%) Banking
3 2 (1.96%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.98%) Advertising
4 1 (0.98%) Back Office
4 1 (0.98%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.98%) Local Government
4 1 (0.98%) Retail
Job Titles
1 92 (90.20%) Developer
2 31 (30.39%) Java Developer
3 17 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
4 14 (13.73%) .NET Developer
4 14 (13.73%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 12 (11.76%) Angular Developer
6 10 (9.80%) Full Stack Developer
7 8 (7.84%) Architect
7 8 (7.84%) Senior Developer
8 7 (6.86%) HTML CSS Developer
8 7 (6.86%) HTML Developer
9 6 (5.88%) Agile Developer
9 6 (5.88%) Agile Java Developer
9 6 (5.88%) CRM Developer
9 6 (5.88%) PHP Developer
9 6 (5.88%) Senior Java Developer
10 5 (4.90%) C# .NET Developer
10 5 (4.90%) C# Developer
10 5 (4.90%) UI Developer
11 4 (3.92%) Dynamics CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (56.86%) HTML
2 52 (50.98%) CSS
3 44 (43.14%) AngularJS
4 33 (32.35%) jQuery
5 28 (27.45%) Spring
6 26 (25.49%) Web Services
7 25 (24.51%) .NET
7 25 (24.51%) HTML5
8 22 (21.57%) RESTful
9 21 (20.59%) CSS3
10 15 (14.71%) JSON
11 14 (13.73%) XML
12 12 (11.76%) ASP.NET
12 12 (11.76%) REST
13 11 (10.78%) .NET Framework
13 11 (10.78%) ASP.NET Web API
13 11 (10.78%) J2EE
14 10 (9.80%) Ajax
15 9 (8.82%) ASP.NET MVC
16 8 (7.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.94%) Linux Command Line
2 3 (2.94%) Management Information System
2 3 (2.94%) User Experience
3 2 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.96%) Virtual Team
3 2 (1.96%) Web 2.0
4 1 (0.98%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.98%) Data Structures
4 1 (0.98%) iPad
4 1 (0.98%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.98%) PMI
4 1 (0.98%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.80%) Linux
2 7 (6.86%) Windows
3 6 (5.88%) Unix
4 5 (4.90%) AIX
5 2 (1.96%) Android
5 2 (1.96%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.98%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (22.55%) MVC
3 22 (21.57%) Front End Development
4 21 (20.59%) Scrum
4 21 (20.59%) TDD
5 18 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (15.69%) E-Commerce
7 15 (14.71%) Web Development
8 12 (11.76%) Microservices
9 9 (8.82%) Kanban
9 9 (8.82%) OO
10 7 (6.86%) Content Management
10 7 (6.86%) CRM
10 7 (6.86%) Technical Architecture
11 6 (5.88%) BDD
11 6 (5.88%) Dependency Injection
11 6 (5.88%) SOA
12 5 (4.90%) Configuration Management
12 5 (4.90%) OOP
12 5 (4.90%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (44.12%) Java
2 22 (21.57%) C#
3 15 (14.71%) SQL
4 10 (9.80%) PHP
5 6 (5.88%) TypeScript
6 5 (4.90%) Go
7 4 (3.92%) Perl
8 3 (2.94%) C++
8 3 (2.94%) Python
8 3 (2.94%) Scala
8 3 (2.94%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.96%) Ruby
10 1 (0.98%) ES6
10 1 (0.98%) Groovy
10 1 (0.98%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.98%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.98%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (1.96%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (1.96%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.98%) PMI Certification
2 1 (0.98%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.98%) Data Quality
1 1 (0.98%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (0.98%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.92%) Docker
2 1 (0.98%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (2.94%) Docker Swarm
2 2 (1.96%) Capistrano
2 2 (1.96%) Nagios
2 2 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.96%) Puppet
3 1 (0.98%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 11 (10.78%) Microsoft
2 10 (9.80%) Oracle
3 4 (3.92%) Zend
4 3 (2.94%) ATG
4 3 (2.94%) hybris
5 2 (1.96%) Adobe
5 2 (1.96%) Google
5 2 (1.96%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.96%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.98%) Chordiant
6 1 (0.98%) Hyperion
6 1 (0.98%) IBM
6 1 (0.98%) Informatica
6 1 (0.98%) SAP
6 1 (0.98%) Twitter
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £425 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £380 - £430 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £425.00 - £465.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £425.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
IPsoft
Rate: Excellent day rate on offer
Posted: 24 days ago