Period
to 18 January 2020

The median contractor rate for a JavaScript Developer was £485 per day in advertised job vacancies in Newcastle upon Tyne during the 6 months to 18 January 2020.

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
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
18 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 66 87 84
Rank change year-on-year +21 -3 +20
Contract jobs requiring a JavaScript Developer 8 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.10% 0.45% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.18% 0.47% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 3
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £485 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.12% +13.33% -21.05%
10th Percentile £366 £358 £288
90th Percentile £495 £499 £413
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £475 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +11.76% +13.33% -21.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate - - -
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne. 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
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract vacancies in Newcastle upon Tyne with a recognized job title 680 858 850
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.28% 95.65% 95.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 453 626 608
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £185 £266 £254
90th Percentile £525 £575 £577
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +8.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 20 37
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £16.20 £13.39 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.99% -13.61% -41.51%
10th Percentile £11.40 £10.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £53.98 £45.10 £50.49
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £16.20 £15.43 £14.00
% change year-on-year +4.99% +10.21% -47.17%

JavaScript Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Job vacancy trend for JavaScript Developer in Newcastle upon Tyne

JavaScript Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JavaScript Developer in Newcastle upon Tyne

JavaScript Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 18 January 2020, JavaScript Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Newcastle upon Tyne region featuring JavaScript Developer in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (87.50%) JUnit
2 7 (87.50%) Google
2 7 (87.50%) Google Analytics
2 7 (87.50%) Node.js
2 7 (87.50%) Analytics
2 7 (87.50%) Jenkins
2 7 (87.50%) React
3 6 (75.00%) AngularJS
3 6 (75.00%) hapi
3 6 (75.00%) DevOps
3 6 (75.00%) git-flow
3 6 (75.00%) jQuery
3 6 (75.00%) Azure
3 6 (75.00%) QA
3 6 (75.00%) JMeter
3 6 (75.00%) Hibernate
4 5 (62.50%) Static Code Analysis
4 5 (62.50%) QA Automation
5 3 (37.50%) DBS Check
5 3 (37.50%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (25.00%) CSS
6 2 (25.00%) HTML
6 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (12.50%) Selenium
7 1 (12.50%) Web Development
7 1 (12.50%) WCAG
7 1 (12.50%) JSON
7 1 (12.50%) XML
7 1 (12.50%) HTTP

JavaScript Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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:

Cloud Services
1 7 (87.50%) Google Analytics
2 6 (75.00%) Azure
3 1 (12.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
1 1 (12.50%) SSL
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Jenkins
1 7 (87.50%) JUnit
2 6 (75.00%) git-flow
2 6 (75.00%) JMeter
3 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
3 1 (12.50%) Gatling
3 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 1 (12.50%) Selenium
General
1 1 (12.50%) Public Sector
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) Node.js
1 7 (87.50%) React
2 6 (75.00%) AngularJS
2 6 (75.00%) hapi
2 6 (75.00%) Hibernate
2 6 (75.00%) jQuery
3 2 (25.00%) CSS
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (12.50%) CSS3
4 1 (12.50%) Gherkin
4 1 (12.50%) HTML5
4 1 (12.50%) JSON
4 1 (12.50%) Play Framework
4 1 (12.50%) Redux
4 1 (12.50%) REST
4 1 (12.50%) Sass
4 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (12.50%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Analytics
2 6 (75.00%) DevOps
3 5 (62.50%) QA Automation
3 5 (62.50%) Static Code Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (12.50%) Front End Development
5 1 (12.50%) Lean Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) Line Management
5 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 1 (12.50%) Microservices
5 1 (12.50%) Open Source
5 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
5 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) BPSS Clearance
1 3 (37.50%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (75.00%) QA
2 1 (12.50%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Grafana
1 1 (12.50%) Kibana
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Google