Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for JavaScript skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited JavaScript over the 6 months to 24 November 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 > Manchester
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 5 10
Rank change year-on-year 0 +5 0
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 412 457 348
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 14.03% 12.91% 9.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.99% 33.55% 26.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 304 348 214
Manchester median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £275 £300 £250
90th Percentile £497 £500 £475
North West median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 15
Manchester median hourly rate £35.00 £15.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +133.33% -50.00% -
10th Percentile £13.80 £15.00 £17.50
90th Percentile £43.00 £15.00 £42.00
North West median hourly rate £43.00 £15.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +186.67% -50.00% -4.00%

JavaScript is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1249 1362 1301
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 42.54% 38.49% 33.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 894 984 795
Manchester median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £290 £263 £238
90th Percentile £531 £500 £513
North West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 23 48
Manchester median hourly rate £35.00 £22.00 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +59.09% -36.23% +64.29%
10th Percentile £11.75 £14.30 £13.71
90th Percentile £47.70 £40.00 £42.00
North West median hourly rate £40.00 £28.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +40.35% -24.00% +25.00%

JavaScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for JavaScript in Manchester

JavaScript
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JavaScript in Manchester

JavaScript
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JavaScript in Manchester over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JavaScript in Manchester

JavaScript
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JavaScript in Manchester

JavaScript
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Manchester

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing JavaScript in Manchester over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for JavaScript in Manchester

JavaScript
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 within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 24 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
Stockport -2 21 £375 -11.76% 11
Altrincham +1 14 £388 +11.51% 10
Salford 0 12 £400 -
Bolton -5 5 £250 -28.57% 3
Bury +1 2 £313 -10.71%
Oldham 0 1 £275 - 3
Sale - 1 - - 1
Wigan - 1 £313 - 4
JavaScript
North West

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Manchester region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 276 (66.99%) CSS
2 256 (62.14%) HTML
3 181 (43.93%) Agile Software Development
4 124 (30.10%) AngularJS
5 122 (29.61%) HTML5
5 122 (29.61%) C#
6 117 (28.40%) .NET
7 107 (25.97%) Front End Development
8 106 (25.73%) CSS3
8 106 (25.73%) jQuery
9 97 (23.54%) Node.js
10 94 (22.82%) TDD
11 92 (22.33%) MVC
12 88 (21.36%) Git (software)
13 78 (18.93%) Java
14 69 (16.75%) SQL
14 69 (16.75%) Scrum
14 69 (16.75%) React
15 66 (16.02%) PHP
16 61 (14.81%) MySQL
17 57 (13.83%) ASP.NET
18 53 (12.86%) Sass
19 52 (12.62%) Test Automation
19 52 (12.62%) Web Development
20 48 (11.65%) User Experience
21 47 (11.41%) SQL Server
22 46 (11.17%) Software Engineering
23 42 (10.19%) Web Services
24 39 (9.47%) Unit Testing
24 39 (9.47%) Jenkins

JavaScript
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 23 (5.58%) CMS
2 18 (4.37%) Confluence
2 18 (4.37%) WordPress
3 12 (2.91%) Drupal
4 8 (1.94%) SharePoint
5 7 (1.70%) Umbraco
6 5 (1.21%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (0.97%) Sitecore CMS
8 3 (0.73%) WebSphere
8 3 (0.73%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (0.49%) Apache
9 2 (0.49%) Cloud Foundry
9 2 (0.49%) Kentico
10 1 (0.24%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (0.24%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.24%) ExpressionEngine
10 1 (0.24%) IIS
10 1 (0.24%) JBoss
10 1 (0.24%) nginx
10 1 (0.24%) Tomcat
Applications
1 19 (4.61%) Photoshop
2 9 (2.18%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (0.73%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (0.73%) InVision
3 3 (0.73%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 30 (7.28%) Magento
2 15 (3.64%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.97%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.24%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.24%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 19 (4.61%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (3.88%) GitHub
3 14 (3.40%) npm
4 13 (3.16%) Slack
5 7 (1.70%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (1.46%) AWS Lambda
6 6 (1.46%) SaaS
7 5 (1.21%) Amazon S3
7 5 (1.21%) Serverless
8 3 (0.73%) Amazon Kinesis
9 2 (0.49%) Amazon ELB
9 2 (0.49%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.49%) CloudFront
9 2 (0.49%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.49%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
9 2 (0.49%) Office 365
9 2 (0.49%) PaaS
9 2 (0.49%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
9 2 (0.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.43%) SMS
2 6 (1.46%) Internet
3 5 (1.21%) SNMP
4 2 (0.49%) DNS
4 2 (0.49%) HTTP
4 2 (0.49%) Intranet
5 1 (0.24%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.24%) CTI
5 1 (0.24%) NFC
5 1 (0.24%) Skype
5 1 (0.24%) SSL
5 1 (0.24%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (14.81%) MySQL
2 47 (11.41%) SQL Server
3 34 (8.25%) MongoDB
4 33 (8.01%) NoSQL
5 19 (4.61%) PostgreSQL
6 10 (2.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (1.70%) Relational Database
8 6 (1.46%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (1.21%) SQL Server 2014
10 4 (0.97%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (0.73%) Big Data
11 3 (0.73%) Endeca
11 3 (0.73%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.49%) Amazon RDS
12 2 (0.49%) BigQuery
12 2 (0.49%) Flink
12 2 (0.49%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1 (0.24%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 88 (21.36%) Git (software)
2 39 (9.47%) Jenkins
3 30 (7.28%) JIRA
4 25 (6.07%) Grunt
5 24 (5.83%) gulp
6 14 (3.40%) Cucumber
6 14 (3.40%) Jasmine
6 14 (3.40%) JUnit
7 10 (2.43%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (2.43%) Visual Studio
8 9 (2.18%) Maven
9 8 (1.94%) Xcode
10 7 (1.70%) Gradle
10 7 (1.70%) Hudson
10 7 (1.70%) Karma Test Runner
11 6 (1.46%) Eclipse
12 5 (1.21%) Axure RP
12 5 (1.21%) Mocha
12 5 (1.21%) Sonatype Nexus
13 4 (0.97%) Selenium
General
1 35 (8.50%) Finance
2 20 (4.85%) Retail
3 8 (1.94%) Marketing
4 6 (1.46%) Games
5 5 (1.21%) Banking
5 5 (1.21%) Law
5 5 (1.21%) Legal
6 3 (0.73%) Financial Institution
6 3 (0.73%) Interactive Media
6 3 (0.73%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.73%) Multimedia
7 2 (0.49%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.24%) Back Office
8 1 (0.24%) Electronics
8 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 342 (83.01%) Developer
2 88 (21.36%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 75 (18.20%) JavaScript Developer
4 50 (12.14%) .NET Developer
5 40 (9.71%) Java Developer
6 37 (8.98%) C# Developer
7 33 (8.01%) C# .NET Developer
8 31 (7.52%) PHP Developer
9 29 (7.04%) Angular Developer
10 28 (6.80%) HTML Developer
11 27 (6.55%) Magento Developer
12 25 (6.07%) Web Developer
13 20 (4.85%) HTML CSS Developer
13 20 (4.85%) Senior Developer
14 19 (4.61%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 19 (4.61%) Software Engineer
15 17 (4.13%) Software Developer
16 16 (3.88%) Node.js Developer
17 14 (3.40%) JavaScript Engineer
18 13 (3.16%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 276 (66.99%) CSS
2 256 (62.14%) HTML
3 124 (30.10%) AngularJS
4 122 (29.61%) HTML5
5 117 (28.40%) .NET
6 106 (25.73%) CSS3
6 106 (25.73%) jQuery
7 97 (23.54%) Node.js
8 69 (16.75%) React
9 57 (13.83%) ASP.NET
10 53 (12.86%) Sass
11 42 (10.19%) Web Services
12 39 (9.47%) REST
13 34 (8.25%) ASP.NET MVC
14 33 (8.01%) ASP.NET Web API
14 33 (8.01%) JSON
15 32 (7.77%) Spring
16 27 (6.55%) Angular 2
16 27 (6.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 25 (6.07%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 48 (11.65%) User Experience
2 30 (7.28%) Greenfield Project
3 25 (6.07%) Mobile App
4 13 (3.16%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (2.43%) Computer Science
6 7 (1.70%) Interactive TV
7 6 (1.46%) CMDB
7 6 (1.46%) NHS
7 6 (1.46%) Video on Demand
8 5 (1.21%) Linux Command Line
9 4 (0.97%) N-Tier
10 3 (0.73%) Digital Media
10 3 (0.73%) e-Learning
10 3 (0.73%) Graphic Design
10 3 (0.73%) MHEG
10 3 (0.73%) Smartphone
10 3 (0.73%) W3C
11 2 (0.49%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (0.49%) iPad
11 2 (0.49%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 25 (6.07%) Linux
2 14 (3.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (3.16%) Apple iOS
4 9 (2.18%) Unix
5 7 (1.70%) Android
6 6 (1.46%) Windows
7 1 (0.24%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 181 (43.93%) Agile Software Development
2 107 (25.97%) Front End Development
3 94 (22.82%) TDD
4 92 (22.33%) MVC
5 69 (16.75%) Scrum
6 52 (12.62%) Test Automation
6 52 (12.62%) Web Development
7 46 (11.17%) Software Engineering
8 39 (9.47%) Unit Testing
9 33 (8.01%) E-Commerce
10 32 (7.77%) Continuous Integration
11 27 (6.55%) Microservices
12 26 (6.31%) Kanban
13 23 (5.58%) BDD
13 23 (5.58%) Responsive Web Design
14 22 (5.34%) OO
14 22 (5.34%) SDLC
15 19 (4.61%) DevOps
16 18 (4.37%) Open Source
17 17 (4.13%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 122 (29.61%) C#
2 78 (18.93%) Java
3 69 (16.75%) SQL
4 66 (16.02%) PHP
5 23 (5.58%) TypeScript
6 15 (3.64%) Python
6 15 (3.64%) Ruby
7 12 (2.91%) T-SQL
8 8 (1.94%) Apple Swift
8 8 (1.94%) Bash Shell
8 8 (1.94%) C++
8 8 (1.94%) PowerShell
9 7 (1.70%) VB.NET
10 6 (1.46%) C
10 6 (1.46%) GraphQL
11 5 (1.21%) Shell Script
12 4 (0.97%) Groovy
13 3 (0.73%) Go
13 3 (0.73%) XAML
14 2 (0.49%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (2.91%) Degree
2 6 (1.46%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.91%) QA
2 5 (1.21%) HL7
3 2 (0.49%) Data Quality
System Software
1 19 (4.61%) Docker
2 1 (0.24%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (1.46%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 6 (1.46%) Rancher
2 5 (1.21%) Ansible
3 4 (0.97%) Kubernetes
3 4 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.73%) Puppet
5 1 (0.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 29 (7.04%) Microsoft
2 13 (3.16%) Zend
3 9 (2.18%) Adobe
3 9 (2.18%) Apple
4 8 (1.94%) ServiceNow
5 7 (1.70%) Pega
5 7 (1.70%) Sitecore
6 6 (1.46%) hybris
7 5 (1.21%) Oracle
7 5 (1.21%) Red Hat
7 5 (1.21%) Snow
8 3 (0.73%) FatWire
8 3 (0.73%) Google
8 3 (0.73%) OpenTV
8 3 (0.73%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (0.73%) SAP
9 2 (0.49%) Capita
9 2 (0.49%) Kony
9 2 (0.49%) Perforce
9 2 (0.49%) Xamarin