Period
to 21 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 21 February 2018 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)
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 21 8
Rank change year-on-year -7 -13 +12
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 72 186 182
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 7.56% 10.15% 13.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.30% 24.12% 32.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 163 118
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £400 £375 £441
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -14.87% +25.86%
10th Percentile £275 £308 £290
90th Percentile £495 £491 £689
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £400 £375 £441
% change year-on-year +6.67% -14.87% +35.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate - £9.00 £27.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -67.57% -
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - £9.00 £27.75
% change year-on-year - -67.57% -

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 Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 309 771 559
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 32.46% 42.09% 41.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 236 584 364
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £400 £350 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.20% -7.83% +5.84%
10th Percentile £275 £275 £275
90th Percentile £550 £524 £544
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £398 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +13.57% -6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 16 12
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £32.50 £38.75 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.13% +91.36% -26.36%
10th Percentile £24.60 £20.63 £13.56
90th Percentile £37.25 £55.25 £28.68
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £32.50 £37.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year -13.33% +92.31% -32.17%

JavaScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings citing JavaScript as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Job vacancy trend for JavaScript in Newcastle upon Tyne

JavaScript
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 in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Contractor daily rate trend for JavaScript in Newcastle upon Tyne

JavaScript
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JavaScript in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JavaScript in Newcastle upon Tyne

JavaScript
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JavaScript in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 45 (62.50%) HTML
2 41 (56.94%) CSS
2 41 (56.94%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (37.50%) Java
4 25 (34.72%) Scrum
5 24 (33.33%) Front End Development
6 22 (30.56%) SQL
6 22 (30.56%) .NET
6 22 (30.56%) XML
7 21 (29.17%) C#
7 21 (29.17%) Microservices
8 19 (26.39%) Microsoft
8 19 (26.39%) jQuery
9 18 (25.00%) Git (software)
10 17 (23.61%) TDD
10 17 (23.61%) Software Engineering
10 17 (23.61%) Linux
10 17 (23.61%) Node.js
11 16 (22.22%) MVC
11 16 (22.22%) Degree
12 14 (19.44%) Visual Studio
12 14 (19.44%) BDD
13 13 (18.06%) DevOps
13 13 (18.06%) Windows
13 13 (18.06%) SharePoint
14 12 (16.67%) Migration
14 12 (16.67%) Kanban
14 12 (16.67%) SFIA
14 12 (16.67%) Scala
15 11 (15.28%) Test Automation

JavaScript
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:

Application Platforms
1 13 (18.06%) SharePoint
2 7 (9.72%) Exchange Server 2007
2 7 (9.72%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (9.72%) Exchange Server 2013
2 7 (9.72%) MS Exchange
2 7 (9.72%) OpenStack
2 7 (9.72%) SharePoint 2010
2 7 (9.72%) SharePoint 2013
2 7 (9.72%) Skype for Business
3 5 (6.94%) Apache Spark
3 5 (6.94%) Confluence
4 3 (4.17%) CMS
4 3 (4.17%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.39%) Apache
5 1 (1.39%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (5.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.72%) Office 365
1 7 (9.72%) Slack
2 5 (6.94%) Heroku
3 3 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (2.78%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (2.78%) IaaS
4 2 (2.78%) npm
4 2 (2.78%) PaaS
4 2 (2.78%) Serverless
4 2 (2.78%) Trello
5 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.72%) Skype
2 2 (2.78%) SMS
3 1 (1.39%) Firewall
3 1 (1.39%) HTTP
3 1 (1.39%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.39%) iSCSI
3 1 (1.39%) NAS
3 1 (1.39%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.28%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (13.89%) Big Data
2 10 (13.89%) MongoDB
3 9 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 8 (11.11%) MySQL
5 5 (6.94%) Hadoop
5 5 (6.94%) NoSQL
6 4 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (5.56%) Data Mining
7 2 (2.78%) Geospatial Data
8 1 (1.39%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.39%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 18 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 14 (19.44%) Visual Studio
3 10 (13.89%) Jenkins
4 9 (12.50%) WebDriver
5 7 (9.72%) JUnit
5 7 (9.72%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (8.33%) Firebug
6 6 (8.33%) Gradle
6 6 (8.33%) Hamcrest
7 5 (6.94%) Cucumber
7 5 (6.94%) JIRA
8 4 (5.56%) Selenium
8 4 (5.56%) Subversion
9 2 (2.78%) Grunt
9 2 (2.78%) gulp
9 2 (2.78%) SoapUI
9 2 (2.78%) webpack
10 1 (1.39%) Gitweb
10 1 (1.39%) Jasmine
10 1 (1.39%) Selenium IDE
General
1 2 (2.78%) Finance
1 2 (2.78%) Marketing
2 1 (1.39%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 39 (54.17%) Developer
2 17 (23.61%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 11 (15.28%) Java Developer
4 10 (13.89%) JavaScript Developer
5 7 (9.72%) Architect
5 7 (9.72%) Designer
5 7 (9.72%) HTML Developer
5 7 (9.72%) Senior Developer
6 6 (8.33%) Agile Developer
6 6 (8.33%) Agile Java Developer
6 6 (8.33%) HTML CSS Developer
6 6 (8.33%) Interaction Designer
6 6 (8.33%) Senior Agile Developer
6 6 (8.33%) Senior Agile Java Developer
6 6 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
6 6 (8.33%) Software Developer
7 5 (6.94%) Messaging Specialist
7 5 (6.94%) Senior Designer
7 5 (6.94%) Senior Interaction Designer
8 4 (5.56%) CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (62.50%) HTML
2 41 (56.94%) CSS
3 22 (30.56%) .NET
3 22 (30.56%) XML
4 19 (26.39%) jQuery
5 17 (23.61%) Node.js
6 11 (15.28%) HTML5
7 10 (13.89%) XSD
8 9 (12.50%) JSON
9 8 (11.11%) AngularJS
9 8 (11.11%) ASP.NET
9 8 (11.11%) React
10 7 (9.72%) CSS3
10 7 (9.72%) Play Framework
10 7 (9.72%) Spring
10 7 (9.72%) Spring Boot
11 6 (8.33%) JSP
11 6 (8.33%) Spring MVC
12 5 (6.94%) KnockoutJS
12 5 (6.94%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.50%) User Experience
2 6 (8.33%) Linux Command Line
3 4 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.17%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.39%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.39%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 17 (23.61%) Linux
2 13 (18.06%) Windows
3 8 (11.11%) Windows Server
4 7 (9.72%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (6.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.78%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (56.94%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (34.72%) Scrum
3 24 (33.33%) Front End Development
4 21 (29.17%) Microservices
5 17 (23.61%) Software Engineering
5 17 (23.61%) TDD
6 16 (22.22%) MVC
7 14 (19.44%) BDD
8 13 (18.06%) DevOps
9 12 (16.67%) Kanban
9 12 (16.67%) Migration
9 12 (16.67%) SFIA
10 11 (15.28%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (15.28%) Test Automation
11 10 (13.89%) Open Source
11 10 (13.89%) Unit Testing
12 8 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
13 7 (9.72%) Mentoring
13 7 (9.72%) Prototyping
13 7 (9.72%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 27 (37.50%) Java
2 22 (30.56%) SQL
3 21 (29.17%) C#
4 12 (16.67%) Scala
5 7 (9.72%) PowerShell
6 4 (5.56%) Python
7 3 (4.17%) ES6
8 2 (2.78%) Groovy
8 2 (2.78%) Ruby
9 1 (1.39%) PHP
9 1 (1.39%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.39%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (22.22%) Degree
2 8 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 7 (9.72%) MCSE
3 7 (9.72%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (9.72%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.39%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.56%) Data Quality
1 4 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 8 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 7 (9.72%) Brightmail
3 3 (4.17%) Docker
4 2 (2.78%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (9.72%) Puppet
2 1 (1.39%) Ansible
2 1 (1.39%) Grafana
2 1 (1.39%) Graylog
2 1 (1.39%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 1 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.39%) Terraform
Vendors
1 19 (26.39%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.72%) IronPort
3 6 (8.33%) Sitecore
4 3 (4.17%) OpenText
5 1 (1.39%) BEA
5 1 (1.39%) HP
5 1 (1.39%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.39%) SaltStack