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 3 months to 29 March 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)
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 9 14
Rank change year-on-year -13 +5  
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 54 84 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 10.19% 12.90% 10.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.88% 34.43% 22.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 51 29
Median daily rate £350 £441 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.54% +39.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £550 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £9.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +11.84% +8.57%  

JavaScript is in the programming language skills category. The next 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 programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 236 244 173
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 44.53% 37.48% 44.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 151 117
Median daily rate £350 £333 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.30%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £274 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 2
Median hourly rate £38.75 £18.13 £13.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +113.79% +38.09%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £15.83 £11.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.90 £20.43 £14.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +3.75% +11.11%  

JavaScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne citing JavaScript as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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 29 March 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 76 (64.96%) HTML
2 67 (57.26%) CSS
3 62 (52.99%) Agile Software Development
4 46 (39.32%) MVC
5 43 (36.75%) C#
6 40 (34.19%) .NET
7 39 (33.33%) Front End Development
8 36 (30.77%) Java
9 29 (24.79%) TDD
10 28 (23.93%) Git (software)
11 26 (22.22%) Spring
12 25 (21.37%) SQL
12 25 (21.37%) HTML5
13 24 (20.51%) ASP.NET
14 23 (19.66%) Linux
14 23 (19.66%) CSS3
15 22 (18.80%) Automated Testing
16 21 (17.95%) Ruby
16 21 (17.95%) JSON
16 21 (17.95%) Spring MVC
17 20 (17.09%) Ruby on Rails
18 19 (16.24%) XML
18 19 (16.24%) Web Development
18 19 (16.24%) ASP.NET MVC
19 18 (15.38%) Unit Testing
19 18 (15.38%) Microservices
19 18 (15.38%) Continuous Deployment
20 17 (14.53%) DevOps
20 17 (14.53%) SQL Server
20 17 (14.53%) Microsoft

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 7 (5.98%) CMS
2 6 (5.13%) Tomcat
2 6 (5.13%) WebLogic
3 4 (3.42%) Drupal
3 4 (3.42%) GeoServer
4 3 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (2.56%) JBoss
4 3 (2.56%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.56%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (2.56%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.71%) Documentum
5 2 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.71%) IIS
5 2 (1.71%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.71%) NServiceBus
5 2 (1.71%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.85%) Apache
6 1 (0.85%) Confluence
6 1 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (0.85%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.71%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (1.71%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.42%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (3.42%) SaaS
2 1 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.85%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (0.85%) G Suite
2 1 (0.85%) Google App Engine
2 1 (0.85%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.85%) Office 365
2 1 (0.85%) OpenShift
2 1 (0.85%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.27%) HTTP
2 3 (2.56%) Firewall
2 3 (2.56%) HTTPS
2 3 (2.56%) iSCSI
2 3 (2.56%) NAS
2 3 (2.56%) SAN
3 2 (1.71%) Intranet
4 1 (0.85%) Internet
4 1 (0.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (14.53%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.84%) NoSQL
3 6 (5.13%) MongoDB
4 4 (3.42%) GIS
4 4 (3.42%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.56%) MySQL
6 2 (1.71%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.71%) HBase
7 1 (0.85%) DocumentDB
7 1 (0.85%) MS Access
7 1 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.85%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 28 (23.93%) Git (software)
2 16 (13.68%) Cucumber
3 6 (5.13%) JIRA
3 6 (5.13%) JUnit
4 5 (4.27%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (3.42%) Subversion
5 4 (3.42%) Visual Studio
6 3 (2.56%) Ant
6 3 (2.56%) Gradle
6 3 (2.56%) Jenkins
6 3 (2.56%) Maven
7 1 (0.85%) git-flow
7 1 (0.85%) Grunt
7 1 (0.85%) gulp
7 1 (0.85%) jMock
7 1 (0.85%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (0.85%) Selenium
7 1 (0.85%) Sinon.JS
7 1 (0.85%) webpack
7 1 (0.85%) Xcode
General
1 7 (5.98%) Finance
2 4 (3.42%) Advertising
3 1 (0.85%) Back Office
3 1 (0.85%) Banking
3 1 (0.85%) Electronics
3 1 (0.85%) Games
3 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.85%) Marketing
3 1 (0.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 103 (88.03%) Developer
2 39 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 26 (22.22%) Java Developer
4 19 (16.24%) C# Developer
4 19 (16.24%) HTML Developer
5 18 (15.38%) JavaScript Developer
6 14 (11.97%) .NET Developer
6 14 (11.97%) Scala Developer
7 13 (11.11%) Java Scala Developer
8 12 (10.26%) HTML CSS Developer
9 11 (9.40%) Web Developer
10 9 (7.69%) Digital Developer
10 9 (7.69%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 9 (7.69%) Software Developer
11 8 (6.84%) Agile Developer
12 7 (5.98%) Agile Java Developer
12 7 (5.98%) C# Software Developer
12 7 (5.98%) Ruby Developer
13 6 (5.13%) C# .NET Developer
13 6 (5.13%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (64.96%) HTML
2 67 (57.26%) CSS
3 40 (34.19%) .NET
4 26 (22.22%) Spring
5 25 (21.37%) HTML5
6 24 (20.51%) ASP.NET
7 23 (19.66%) CSS3
8 21 (17.95%) JSON
8 21 (17.95%) Spring MVC
9 20 (17.09%) Ruby on Rails
10 19 (16.24%) ASP.NET MVC
10 19 (16.24%) XML
11 16 (13.68%) Ajax
11 16 (13.68%) AngularJS
12 15 (12.82%) Play Framework
13 14 (11.97%) REST
14 13 (11.11%) jQuery
15 10 (8.55%) RESTful
16 8 (6.84%) .NET Framework
17 7 (5.98%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.69%) Linux Command Line
2 5 (4.27%) NHS
3 4 (3.42%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.71%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.71%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.71%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.85%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.85%) Fintech
5 1 (0.85%) iPad
5 1 (0.85%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (19.66%) Linux
2 13 (11.11%) Windows
3 5 (4.27%) Windows Server
4 3 (2.56%) Android
5 2 (1.71%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.71%) Unix
5 2 (1.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.85%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.85%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.85%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (52.99%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (39.32%) MVC
3 39 (33.33%) Front End Development
4 29 (24.79%) TDD
5 22 (18.80%) Automated Testing
6 19 (16.24%) Web Development
7 18 (15.38%) Continuous Deployment
7 18 (15.38%) Microservices
7 18 (15.38%) Unit Testing
8 17 (14.53%) DevOps
9 15 (12.82%) Scrum
10 11 (9.40%) OO
11 9 (7.69%) Software Engineering
11 9 (7.69%) Web Design
12 8 (6.84%) BDD
12 8 (6.84%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (6.84%) Responsive Web Design
13 6 (5.13%) Content Management
13 6 (5.13%) ITSM
14 5 (4.27%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 43 (36.75%) C#
2 36 (30.77%) Java
3 25 (21.37%) SQL
4 21 (17.95%) Ruby
5 16 (13.68%) Scala
6 9 (7.69%) PHP
7 4 (3.42%) PowerShell
7 4 (3.42%) Python
7 4 (3.42%) T-SQL
8 3 (2.56%) C
8 3 (2.56%) VB
8 3 (2.56%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.71%) ABAP
9 2 (1.71%) Jython
10 1 (0.85%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.85%) Google Apps Script
10 1 (0.85%) Groovy
10 1 (0.85%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.85%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 11 (9.40%) Security Cleared
2 9 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.42%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.71%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.71%) Degree
5 1 (0.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.85%) OCA
5 1 (0.85%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.56%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.85%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.56%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.71%) Docker
3 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (0.85%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 5 (4.27%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 4 (3.42%) Puppet
3 3 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.56%) SCCM
4 2 (1.71%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 2 (1.71%) WSUS
5 1 (0.85%) BladeLogic
5 1 (0.85%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.85%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 17 (14.53%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.98%) Oracle
3 6 (5.13%) Google
4 5 (4.27%) HP
4 5 (4.27%) Sitecore
5 4 (3.42%) CA
6 3 (2.56%) SAP
7 2 (1.71%) Cloudera
7 2 (1.71%) Pega
7 2 (1.71%) Symantec
8 1 (0.85%) Adobe
8 1 (0.85%) Apigee
8 1 (0.85%) Apple
8 1 (0.85%) BMC
8 1 (0.85%) Dell
8 1 (0.85%) Ensighten
8 1 (0.85%) OpenText
8 1 (0.85%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.85%) Zend
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