The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 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 28 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)
Merseyside / Liverpool
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 19 24
Rank change year-on-year +16 +5  
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 65 20 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 23.38% 7.81% 3.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 47.79% 23.81% 11.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 9 10
Median daily rate £325 £325 £293
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £281 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £408 £343
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year +4.16% +3.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £18.80 -
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 Liverpool with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Liverpool
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 136 84 70
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 48.92% 32.81% 26.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 90 82
Median daily rate £325 £335 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.98% +3.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £263 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 2
Median hourly rate £14.50 £18.80 £19.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.87% -5.90%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £8.50 £18.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.60 £18.80 £21.87
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +14.86% -  

JavaScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

Job postings citing JavaScript as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Liverpool.

Job vacancy trend for JavaScript in Liverpool

JavaScript
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JavaScript in Liverpool

JavaScript
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JavaScript in Liverpool over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JavaScript in Liverpool

JavaScript
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JavaScript in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 28 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 82 (82.83%) HTML
2 73 (73.74%) CSS
3 42 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (30.30%) Git (software)
4 30 (30.30%) Jenkins
4 30 (30.30%) Front End Development
5 29 (29.29%) Scrum
5 29 (29.29%) .NET
6 28 (28.28%) MySQL
6 28 (28.28%) TDD
7 27 (27.27%) Drupal
8 26 (26.26%) Java
9 25 (25.25%) PHP
9 25 (25.25%) jQuery
9 25 (25.25%) HTML5
10 23 (23.23%) SQL
11 21 (21.21%) C#
11 21 (21.21%) MVC
12 20 (20.20%) AngularJS
12 20 (20.20%) Greenfield Project
13 19 (19.19%) SQL Server
13 19 (19.19%) Linux
14 18 (18.18%) Oracle
15 17 (17.17%) Sitecore
15 17 (17.17%) BDD
15 17 (17.17%) ASP.NET
15 17 (17.17%) Kanban
15 17 (17.17%) Spring
16 16 (16.16%) CMS
16 16 (16.16%) RESTful

JavaScript
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 27 (27.27%) Drupal
2 16 (16.16%) CMS
3 12 (12.12%) Umbraco
4 7 (7.07%) Sitecore CMS
5 5 (5.05%) WordPress
6 3 (3.03%) ColdFusion
6 3 (3.03%) EPiServer
7 2 (2.02%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.01%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (1.01%) Confluence
8 1 (1.01%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (1.01%) Joomla!
8 1 (1.01%) OpenROAD
8 1 (1.01%) WebLogic
8 1 (1.01%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (1.01%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.01%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 2 (2.02%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.01%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.01%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.01%) Fireworks
2 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (5.05%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (5.05%) Magento
2 1 (1.01%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.04%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 2 (2.02%) SaaS
4 1 (1.01%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.01%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (1.01%) CloudFront
4 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.04%) Internet
2 1 (1.01%) HTTP
2 1 (1.01%) Skype
2 1 (1.01%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (28.28%) MySQL
2 19 (19.19%) SQL Server
3 15 (15.15%) MongoDB
4 8 (8.08%) Oracle Database
5 6 (6.06%) NoSQL
6 3 (3.03%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.02%) Redis
8 1 (1.01%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.01%) Hazelcast
8 1 (1.01%) Ingres
8 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 30 (30.30%) Git (software)
1 30 (30.30%) Jenkins
2 7 (7.07%) Mocha
3 6 (6.06%) Grunt
3 6 (6.06%) gulp
3 6 (6.06%) Selenium
4 5 (5.05%) Visual Studio
5 4 (4.04%) ERwin
5 4 (4.04%) JIRA
5 4 (4.04%) SonarQube
5 4 (4.04%) WebDriver
6 3 (3.03%) Visual Studio Team System
7 2 (2.02%) JMeter
8 1 (1.01%) Jasmine
8 1 (1.01%) JDeveloper
8 1 (1.01%) Moq
8 1 (1.01%) MSTest
8 1 (1.01%) NUnit
8 1 (1.01%) Sinon.JS
8 1 (1.01%) Xcode
General
1 1 (1.01%) Games
1 1 (1.01%) Retail
Job Titles
1 85 (85.86%) Developer
2 23 (23.23%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 18 (18.18%) Drupal Developer
4 14 (14.14%) PHP Developer
5 11 (11.11%) Sitecore Developer
6 9 (9.09%) .NET Developer
6 9 (9.09%) PHP Drupal Developer
7 8 (8.08%) Java Developer
8 7 (7.07%) Full Stack Developer
8 7 (7.07%) JavaScript Developer
9 6 (6.06%) PHP Laravel Developer
10 5 (5.05%) C# Developer
10 5 (5.05%) Java Engineer
10 5 (5.05%) Magento Developer
11 4 (4.04%) C# .NET Developer
11 4 (4.04%) CRM Developer
11 4 (4.04%) Dynamics CRM Developer
11 4 (4.04%) MySQL Developer
11 4 (4.04%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 4 (4.04%) Umbraco Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (82.83%) HTML
2 73 (73.74%) CSS
3 29 (29.29%) .NET
4 25 (25.25%) HTML5
4 25 (25.25%) jQuery
5 20 (20.20%) AngularJS
6 17 (17.17%) ASP.NET
6 17 (17.17%) Spring
7 16 (16.16%) React
7 16 (16.16%) RESTful
8 13 (13.13%) Ember.js
9 12 (12.12%) CSS3
10 11 (11.11%) Laravel
11 10 (10.10%) .NET Framework
11 10 (10.10%) Node.js
11 10 (10.10%) Spring Boot
12 9 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
13 8 (8.08%) J2EE
14 7 (7.07%) Hibernate
14 7 (7.07%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 20 (20.20%) Greenfield Project
2 9 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.05%) Algorithms
4 4 (4.04%) Mobile App
4 4 (4.04%) User Experience
5 3 (3.03%) N-Tier
6 2 (2.02%) PlayStation
7 1 (1.01%) iPad
7 1 (1.01%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.01%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 19 (19.19%) Linux
2 5 (5.05%) Unix
3 2 (2.02%) Android
4 1 (1.01%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.01%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (30.30%) Front End Development
3 29 (29.29%) Scrum
4 28 (28.28%) TDD
5 21 (21.21%) MVC
6 17 (17.17%) BDD
6 17 (17.17%) Kanban
7 16 (16.16%) Microservices
8 15 (15.15%) Continuous Delivery
9 14 (14.14%) Coaching
10 13 (13.13%) Open Source
11 9 (9.09%) DevOps
11 9 (9.09%) OO
12 8 (8.08%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (8.08%) OOD
12 8 (8.08%) Test Automation
12 8 (8.08%) Web Development
13 7 (7.07%) E-Commerce
14 6 (6.06%) API Design
15 5 (5.05%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 26 (26.26%) Java
2 25 (25.25%) PHP
3 23 (23.23%) SQL
4 21 (21.21%) C#
5 4 (4.04%) ECMAScript
5 4 (4.04%) ES6
5 4 (4.04%) Python
6 1 (1.01%) C
6 1 (1.01%) C++
6 1 (1.01%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.01%) Scala
6 1 (1.01%) TypeScript
6 1 (1.01%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
6 1 (1.01%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (4.04%) OCPJP
2 3 (3.03%) SC Cleared
2 3 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.02%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.02%) Ansible
2 1 (1.01%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 18 (18.18%) Oracle
2 17 (17.17%) Sitecore
3 9 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 5 (5.05%) VMware
5 3 (3.03%) HP
6 1 (1.01%) Adobe
Liverpool, Merseyside
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £400 - 450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool
Applause IT Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + + Neg
Posted: 7 days ago