The median contractor rate for a JavaScript Developer was £388 per day in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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 / Manchester
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 44 74
Rank change year-on-year -5 +30  
Contract jobs requiring a JavaScript Developer 38 65 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.87% 3.62% 1.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.03% 3.83% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 40 18
Median daily rate £388 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £386
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £22.54 -
% change year-on-year +88.55% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1255 1697 1541
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 94.79% 94.44% 94.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 796 980 810
Median daily rate £375 £394 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 31 50
Median hourly rate £15.50 £15.25 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.63% +8.92%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.28 £10.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £48.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -7.89% +11.76%  

JavaScript Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester that featured JavaScript Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for JavaScript Developer in Manchester

JavaScript Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JavaScript Developer in Manchester

JavaScript Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JavaScript Developer in Manchester over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JavaScript Developer in Manchester

JavaScript Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JavaScript Developer in Manchester

JavaScript Developer
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 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
Salford -11 5 £400 -4.47%
Stockport 0 2 £300 -18.91% 2
Altrincham -1 2 £375 +1.35% 3
JavaScript Developer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, JavaScript Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region featuring JavaScript Developer in the job title.

1 89 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 54 (60.67%) HTML
3 46 (51.69%) CSS
4 42 (47.19%) AngularJS
5 33 (37.08%) Agile Software Development
6 30 (33.71%) Node.js
7 29 (32.58%) HTML5
8 27 (30.34%) React
9 26 (29.21%) TDD
10 22 (24.72%) Front End Development
11 21 (23.60%) Software Engineering
11 21 (23.60%) Java
12 20 (22.47%) CSS3
13 17 (19.10%) Git (software)
14 16 (17.98%) OO
14 16 (17.98%) BDD
15 15 (16.85%) REST
15 15 (16.85%) RESTful
16 14 (15.73%) Android
17 13 (14.61%) Web Services
17 13 (14.61%) Linux
17 13 (14.61%) Responsive Web Design
17 13 (14.61%) Jasmine
18 11 (12.36%) ES6
18 11 (12.36%) Scrum
19 10 (11.24%) Games
19 10 (11.24%) MongoDB
20 9 (10.11%) Apple iOS
20 9 (10.11%) Backbone.js
20 9 (10.11%) Apache Cordova

JavaScript Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (1.12%) Drupal
1 1 (1.12%) nginx
1 1 (1.12%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 3 (3.37%) Magento
2 1 (1.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.87%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.62%) GitHub
3 2 (2.25%) Amazon S3
3 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.12%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.12%) PaaS
4 1 (1.12%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.87%) HTTP
2 1 (1.12%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.24%) MongoDB
2 8 (8.99%) MySQL
3 5 (5.62%) NoSQL
4 3 (3.37%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.25%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (2.25%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (19.10%) Git (software)
2 13 (14.61%) Jasmine
3 8 (8.99%) Babel
4 7 (7.87%) Grunt
5 6 (6.74%) Karma Test Runner
6 4 (4.49%) JIRA
6 4 (4.49%) Mocha
6 4 (4.49%) webpack
7 3 (3.37%) Jenkins
7 3 (3.37%) JUnit
8 1 (1.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.12%) Maven
8 1 (1.12%) Mercurial
8 1 (1.12%) Selenium
8 1 (1.12%) Subversion
8 1 (1.12%) TestRail
8 1 (1.12%) Vagrant
General
1 10 (11.24%) Games
2 3 (3.37%) Finance
2 3 (3.37%) Retail
3 2 (2.25%) Marketing
4 1 (1.12%) Electronics
4 1 (1.12%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.12%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (60.67%) HTML
2 46 (51.69%) CSS
3 42 (47.19%) AngularJS
4 30 (33.71%) Node.js
5 29 (32.58%) HTML5
6 27 (30.34%) React
7 20 (22.47%) CSS3
8 15 (16.85%) REST
8 15 (16.85%) RESTful
9 13 (14.61%) Web Services
10 9 (10.11%) Apache Cordova
10 9 (10.11%) Backbone.js
11 8 (8.99%) Pixi.js
12 7 (7.87%) .NET
12 7 (7.87%) jQuery
12 7 (7.87%) WebGL
13 6 (6.74%) GStreamer
13 6 (6.74%) React Native
13 6 (6.74%) Sass
13 6 (6.74%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.11%) User Experience
2 8 (8.99%) Mobile App
3 5 (5.62%) Streaming Video
4 3 (3.37%) 3D Graphics
4 3 (3.37%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.25%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.25%) IPTV
6 1 (1.12%) BBC
6 1 (1.12%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.12%) Mobile Games
6 1 (1.12%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.12%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 14 (15.73%) Android
2 13 (14.61%) Linux
3 9 (10.11%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.12%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (37.08%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (29.21%) TDD
3 22 (24.72%) Front End Development
4 21 (23.60%) Software Engineering
5 16 (17.98%) BDD
5 16 (17.98%) OO
6 13 (14.61%) Responsive Web Design
7 11 (12.36%) Scrum
8 9 (10.11%) MVC
8 9 (10.11%) Web Development
9 8 (8.99%) Analytics
9 8 (8.99%) Web Design
10 7 (7.87%) High Availability
10 7 (7.87%) Mobile Development
11 6 (6.74%) Android Development
11 6 (6.74%) API Development
11 6 (6.74%) Data Analytics
11 6 (6.74%) Supplier Management
12 5 (5.62%) E-Commerce
13 4 (4.49%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 89 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 21 (23.60%) Java
3 11 (12.36%) ES6
4 6 (6.74%) SQL
5 5 (5.62%) C#
5 5 (5.62%) PHP
6 3 (3.37%) ActionScript
7 2 (2.25%) Apple Swift
7 2 (2.25%) C++
7 2 (2.25%) ECMAScript
7 2 (2.25%) Objective-C
7 2 (2.25%) Python
7 2 (2.25%) R
8 1 (1.12%) Ruby
8 1 (1.12%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (3.37%) Degree
2 2 (2.25%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.12%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.12%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.25%) QA
2 1 (1.12%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (1.12%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (2.25%) Oracle
1 2 (2.25%) Red Hat
2 1 (1.12%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.12%) SAP
2 1 (1.12%) ServiceNow
2 1 (1.12%) Snow
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