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 27 June 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.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 14 8
Rank change year-on-year +4 -6  
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 62 89 111
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 9.73% 9.60% 11.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.60% 23.67% 29.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 70 81
Median daily rate £400 £396 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.94% -0.93%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £286 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £552 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £20.78 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.45 £37.50 £39.78
% change year-on-year +15.85% -5.71%  

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 252 376 375
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 39.56% 40.56% 39.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 285 254
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 7 2
Median hourly rate £32.00 £21.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +52.38% -36.36%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  

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 27 June 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 27 June 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 15 £400 +4.91% 14
Knutsford +11 11 £400 +1.58% 3
Macclesfield +2 5 £440 +31.34% 6
Warrington -3 3 £363 -22.04% 6
Northwich +2 2 - - 2
Runcorn +1 1 - - 1
Wilmslow - 1 £338 - 4
Alderley Edge - 1 - -
Crewe - 1 £275 - 4
JavaScript
North West

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 59 (52.68%) Java
2 57 (50.89%) HTML
3 54 (48.21%) Agile Software Development
4 53 (47.32%) CSS
5 45 (40.18%) Spring
6 43 (38.39%) jQuery
7 39 (34.82%) Git (software)
8 35 (31.25%) HTML5
9 32 (28.57%) .NET
10 31 (27.68%) C#
11 30 (26.79%) Finance
11 30 (26.79%) AngularJS
12 29 (25.89%) Scrum
13 28 (25.00%) TDD
14 27 (24.11%) Banking
14 27 (24.11%) Continuous Integration
14 27 (24.11%) MVC
14 27 (24.11%) CSS3
15 25 (22.32%) Web Services
15 25 (22.32%) Ajax
16 24 (21.43%) SQL
17 22 (19.64%) Front End Development
18 21 (18.75%) JSON
19 18 (16.07%) Unit Testing
19 18 (16.07%) J2EE
19 18 (16.07%) SQL Server
19 18 (16.07%) ASP.NET
20 17 (15.18%) Data Protection
20 17 (15.18%) REST
21 16 (14.29%) JIRA

JavaScript
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:

Application Platforms
1 9 (8.04%) SharePoint
2 7 (6.25%) JBoss
2 7 (6.25%) Tomcat
3 5 (4.46%) Apache
4 4 (3.57%) Confluence
4 4 (3.57%) IIS
4 4 (3.57%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (2.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (1.79%) CMS
6 2 (1.79%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.89%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.89%) ExpressionEngine
7 1 (0.89%) NServiceBus
7 1 (0.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.89%) SAS
7 1 (0.89%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.89%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (1.79%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.89%) Fireworks
2 1 (0.89%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (4.46%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (4.46%) Magento
2 1 (0.89%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.89%) SAP MDG
2 1 (0.89%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.46%) Office 365
3 4 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.68%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (2.68%) Dynamics 365
4 3 (2.68%) OneDrive
4 3 (2.68%) Yammer
5 1 (0.89%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.46%) X.509
2 4 (3.57%) AMQP
3 3 (2.68%) DNS
3 3 (2.68%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.89%) POP3
4 1 (0.89%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (16.07%) SQL Server
2 14 (12.50%) MongoDB
3 9 (8.04%) MySQL
4 6 (5.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (4.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (2.68%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (2.68%) Hazelcast
7 3 (2.68%) NoSQL
7 3 (2.68%) Oracle Database
7 3 (2.68%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (2.68%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.68%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (2.68%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (1.79%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.89%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.89%) DB2
9 1 (0.89%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.89%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 39 (34.82%) Git (software)
2 16 (14.29%) JIRA
3 14 (12.50%) Gradle
4 13 (11.61%) gulp
5 10 (8.93%) IntelliJ
5 10 (8.93%) JUnit
6 8 (7.14%) Jenkins
7 6 (5.36%) Cucumber
7 6 (5.36%) Grunt
7 6 (5.36%) Jasmine
7 6 (5.36%) webpack
8 5 (4.46%) Moq
8 5 (4.46%) Subversion
8 5 (4.46%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (3.57%) NUnit
9 4 (3.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 3 (2.68%) Eclipse
10 3 (2.68%) JSUnit
10 3 (2.68%) Visual Studio
11 2 (1.79%) WebDriver
General
1 30 (26.79%) Finance
2 27 (24.11%) Banking
3 7 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.79%) Retail
5 1 (0.89%) Advertising
5 1 (0.89%) Automotive
5 1 (0.89%) Back Office
5 1 (0.89%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.89%) Legal
5 1 (0.89%) Local Government
5 1 (0.89%) Marketing
5 1 (0.89%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 94 (83.93%) Developer
2 36 (32.14%) Java Developer
3 19 (16.96%) JavaScript Developer
4 13 (11.61%) Agile Developer
5 12 (10.71%) Agile Java Developer
6 10 (8.93%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 9 (8.04%) .NET Developer
8 8 (7.14%) Senior Developer
9 7 (6.25%) PHP Developer
10 6 (5.36%) C# Developer
10 6 (5.36%) Full Stack Developer
11 5 (4.46%) Architect
11 5 (4.46%) CRM Developer
11 5 (4.46%) HTML CSS Developer
11 5 (4.46%) HTML Developer
12 4 (3.57%) Android Developer
12 4 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM Developer
12 4 (3.57%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 4 (3.57%) Senior Java Developer
12 4 (3.57%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (50.89%) HTML
2 53 (47.32%) CSS
3 45 (40.18%) Spring
4 43 (38.39%) jQuery
5 35 (31.25%) HTML5
6 32 (28.57%) .NET
7 30 (26.79%) AngularJS
8 27 (24.11%) CSS3
9 25 (22.32%) Ajax
9 25 (22.32%) Web Services
10 21 (18.75%) JSON
11 18 (16.07%) ASP.NET
11 18 (16.07%) J2EE
12 17 (15.18%) REST
13 15 (13.39%) RESTful
14 14 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 13 (11.61%) Hibernate
16 12 (10.71%) EJB
16 12 (10.71%) JSP
16 12 (10.71%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.25%) Mobile App
3 5 (4.46%) User Experience
4 4 (3.57%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (3.57%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (2.68%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.68%) Web 2.0
6 1 (0.89%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.89%) CMDB
6 1 (0.89%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.89%) iPad
6 1 (0.89%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.89%) PMI
6 1 (0.89%) Taxonomies
6 1 (0.89%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.46%) Android
1 5 (4.46%) Linux
2 3 (2.68%) Windows
3 2 (1.79%) Unix
4 1 (0.89%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.89%) VxWorks
4 1 (0.89%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (48.21%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (25.89%) Scrum
3 28 (25.00%) TDD
4 27 (24.11%) Continuous Integration
4 27 (24.11%) MVC
5 22 (19.64%) Front End Development
6 18 (16.07%) Unit Testing
7 17 (15.18%) Data Protection
8 14 (12.50%) Test Automation
9 11 (9.82%) OO
9 11 (9.82%) Waterfall
10 10 (8.93%) Web Development
11 7 (6.25%) Mobile Application Development
11 7 (6.25%) Software Engineering
12 6 (5.36%) DevOps
12 6 (5.36%) E-Commerce
12 6 (5.36%) Kanban
12 6 (5.36%) Mobile Development
12 6 (5.36%) Secure Coding
13 5 (4.46%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 59 (52.68%) Java
2 31 (27.68%) C#
3 24 (21.43%) SQL
4 9 (8.04%) PHP
5 7 (6.25%) C++
5 7 (6.25%) TypeScript
6 5 (4.46%) C
6 5 (4.46%) PowerShell
6 5 (4.46%) T-SQL
7 3 (2.68%) Python
7 3 (2.68%) Scala
8 2 (1.79%) Perl
9 1 (0.89%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.89%) Groovy
9 1 (0.89%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.89%) Ruby
9 1 (0.89%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (0.89%) Degree
1 1 (0.89%) PMI Certification
1 1 (0.89%) SC Cleared
1 1 (0.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.68%) COBIT
1 3 (2.68%) QA
2 1 (0.89%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (2.68%) Active Directory
1 3 (2.68%) UAG
2 1 (0.89%) Docker
2 1 (0.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.89%) Capistrano
1 1 (0.89%) Nagios
1 1 (0.89%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.89%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (13.39%) Oracle
2 11 (9.82%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.57%) Perforce
3 4 (3.57%) Zend
4 3 (2.68%) Adobe
5 2 (1.79%) Google
5 2 (1.79%) Pega
5 2 (1.79%) Twitter
6 1 (0.89%) Chordiant
6 1 (0.89%) DevExpress
6 1 (0.89%) Hyperion
6 1 (0.89%) IBM
6 1 (0.89%) Informatica
6 1 (0.89%) SAP
6 1 (0.89%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.89%) Telerik
6 1 (0.89%) VMware
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