Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a JavaScript Developer was £388 per day in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 18 November 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
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 68 76
Rank change year-on-year +3 +8 +22
Contract jobs requiring a JavaScript Developer 74 96 79
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.52% 2.69% 2.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.67% 2.85% 2.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 79 47
Manchester median daily rate £388 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% +14.29% -2.78%
10th Percentile £300 £324 £263
90th Percentile £438 £475 £480
North West median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Manchester median hourly rate - - £42.00
North West median hourly rate £50.00 - £42.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester. 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
Manchester
Contract vacancies in Manchester with a recognized job title 2776 3367 3572
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.55% 94.34% 94.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1750 2147 2066
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +11.11%
10th Percentile £232 £238 £228
90th Percentile £575 £538 £525
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 83 140
Manchester median hourly rate £17.00 £14.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.24% -6.45% +3.33%
10th Percentile £11.34 £10.25 £10.50
90th Percentile £41.10 £39.50 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £18.75 £16.11 £20.50
% change year-on-year +16.41% -21.43% +28.13%

JavaScript Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings that featured JavaScript Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

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 6 months to 18 November 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 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
Altrincham -1 11 £388 +4.73% 1
Salford 0 3 £400 - 1
Stockport -8 2 £394 -0.94%
Oldham - 1 £275 - 1
JavaScript Developer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 74 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 58 (78.38%) CSS
3 55 (74.32%) HTML
4 37 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (45.95%) AngularJS
6 31 (41.89%) HTML5
7 30 (40.54%) Node.js
8 28 (37.84%) Front End Development
9 26 (35.14%) CSS3
10 24 (32.43%) React
11 22 (29.73%) TDD
12 16 (21.62%) Finance
12 16 (21.62%) Git (software)
13 15 (20.27%) C#
14 14 (18.92%) .NET
14 14 (18.92%) Sass
15 13 (17.57%) Java
16 12 (16.22%) TypeScript
17 11 (14.86%) Software Engineering
18 10 (13.51%) MySQL
19 9 (12.16%) PHP
19 9 (12.16%) Web Development
19 9 (12.16%) Angular 2
20 8 (10.81%) Prototyping
20 8 (10.81%) Test Automation
20 8 (10.81%) Rapid Prototyping
20 8 (10.81%) Microsoft
20 8 (10.81%) Scrum
20 8 (10.81%) Spring
20 8 (10.81%) Data Management

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 2 (2.70%) Confluence
2 1 (1.35%) CMS
2 1 (1.35%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (4.05%) Magento
2 1 (1.35%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.11%) npm
2 5 (6.76%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (4.05%) GitHub
4 2 (2.70%) Amazon S3
4 2 (2.70%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (2.70%) Slack
5 1 (1.35%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.35%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (1.35%) Firebase
5 1 (1.35%) SaaS
5 1 (1.35%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.70%) DNS
1 2 (2.70%) HTTP
1 2 (2.70%) SMS
2 1 (1.35%) CTI
2 1 (1.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.51%) MySQL
2 7 (9.46%) MongoDB
3 5 (6.76%) NoSQL
4 3 (4.05%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (4.05%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.35%) Big Data
5 1 (1.35%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.35%) Redis
5 1 (1.35%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (21.62%) Git (software)
2 7 (9.46%) Jenkins
3 4 (5.41%) Grunt
3 4 (5.41%) Hudson
3 4 (5.41%) Jasmine
4 3 (4.05%) gulp
5 2 (2.70%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.70%) JIRA
5 2 (2.70%) Karma Test Runner
5 2 (2.70%) Mocha
6 1 (1.35%) Bower
6 1 (1.35%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.35%) Vagrant
General
1 16 (21.62%) Finance
2 2 (2.70%) Law
3 1 (1.35%) Banking
3 1 (1.35%) Games
3 1 (1.35%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (78.38%) CSS
2 55 (74.32%) HTML
3 34 (45.95%) AngularJS
4 31 (41.89%) HTML5
5 30 (40.54%) Node.js
6 26 (35.14%) CSS3
7 24 (32.43%) React
8 14 (18.92%) .NET
8 14 (18.92%) Sass
9 9 (12.16%) Angular 2
10 8 (10.81%) Spring
11 7 (9.46%) jQuery
11 7 (9.46%) Redux
11 7 (9.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 6 (8.11%) Express
12 6 (8.11%) REST
13 5 (6.76%) JSP
14 4 (5.41%) ASP.NET Web API
14 4 (5.41%) Backbone.js
14 4 (5.41%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.76%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.41%) Interactive TV
2 4 (5.41%) Video on Demand
3 3 (4.05%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (4.05%) MHEG
3 3 (4.05%) User Experience
4 1 (1.35%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.05%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (37.84%) Front End Development
3 22 (29.73%) TDD
4 11 (14.86%) Software Engineering
5 9 (12.16%) Web Development
6 8 (10.81%) Data Management
6 8 (10.81%) Prototyping
6 8 (10.81%) Rapid Prototyping
6 8 (10.81%) Scrum
6 8 (10.81%) Test Automation
7 6 (8.11%) Microservices
7 6 (8.11%) MVC
7 6 (8.11%) Unit Testing
8 5 (6.76%) BDD
9 4 (5.41%) Kanban
9 4 (5.41%) Responsive Web Design
9 4 (5.41%) Software Testing
10 3 (4.05%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (4.05%) DevOps
10 3 (4.05%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 74 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 15 (20.27%) C#
3 13 (17.57%) Java
4 12 (16.22%) TypeScript
5 9 (12.16%) PHP
6 7 (9.46%) SQL
7 3 (4.05%) GraphQL
8 2 (2.70%) Ruby
9 1 (1.35%) ES6
9 1 (1.35%) Python
9 1 (1.35%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.70%) Docker
Vendors
1 8 (10.81%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.05%) OpenTV
3 1 (1.35%) Citrix
3 1 (1.35%) Facebook
3 1 (1.35%) Kony
3 1 (1.35%) Oracle
3 1 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.35%) Siebel
3 1 (1.35%) Sitecore