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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 57 38
Rank change year-on-year +29 -19  
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 17 71 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 4.89% 5.28% 3.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.45% 15.20% 11.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 48 16
Median daily rate £358 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.66% +15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £277 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £530 £406
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year +4.16% +3.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.45 £37.50 £39.78
% change year-on-year +15.85% -5.71%  

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 110 467 188
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 31.61% 34.72% 33.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 787 296
Median daily rate £390 £320 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.87% -14.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £497 £497 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 52 6
Median hourly rate £51.42 £28.88 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +78.06% -9.76%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £28.00 £15.07
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £36.50 £33.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +14.86% -  

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 3 months to 28 June 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 28 June 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 44 (61.97%) HTML
2 40 (56.34%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (54.93%) CSS
4 32 (45.07%) MVC
5 29 (40.85%) C#
6 28 (39.44%) .NET
7 26 (36.62%) HTML5
8 23 (32.39%) TDD
8 23 (32.39%) Spring
9 22 (30.99%) Test Automation
10 21 (29.58%) Java
11 19 (26.76%) JSON
12 18 (25.35%) Spring MVC
12 18 (25.35%) ASP.NET
12 18 (25.35%) Front End Development
13 17 (23.94%) CSS3
14 16 (22.54%) Ruby
14 16 (22.54%) Ruby on Rails
14 16 (22.54%) Unit Testing
15 15 (21.13%) Ajax
15 15 (21.13%) SQL
15 15 (21.13%) Git (software)
16 14 (19.72%) ASP.NET MVC
16 14 (19.72%) REST
16 14 (19.72%) Linux
17 13 (18.31%) XML
17 13 (18.31%) Web Development
17 13 (18.31%) jQuery
17 13 (18.31%) AngularJS
18 12 (16.90%) DevOps

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 6 (8.45%) Tomcat
2 5 (7.04%) IIS
3 4 (5.63%) CMS
3 4 (5.63%) GeoServer
4 3 (4.23%) JBoss
4 3 (4.23%) SharePoint
4 3 (4.23%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (4.23%) WebLogic
4 3 (4.23%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.82%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.82%) NServiceBus
6 1 (1.41%) Apache
6 1 (1.41%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.41%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.41%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (1.41%) G Suite
2 1 (1.41%) Google App Engine
2 1 (1.41%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.41%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.41%) HTTP
1 1 (1.41%) Internet
1 1 (1.41%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.68%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.63%) GIS
3 3 (4.23%) NoSQL
3 3 (4.23%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.41%) DocumentDB
4 1 (1.41%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.41%) MS Access
4 1 (1.41%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (21.13%) Git (software)
2 11 (15.49%) Cucumber
3 6 (8.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (7.04%) JIRA
4 5 (7.04%) JUnit
5 3 (4.23%) Ant
5 3 (4.23%) Gradle
5 3 (4.23%) Jenkins
5 3 (4.23%) Maven
5 3 (4.23%) Subversion
5 3 (4.23%) Visual Studio
6 2 (2.82%) jMock
6 2 (2.82%) Mockito
6 2 (2.82%) Selenium
7 1 (1.41%) git-flow
7 1 (1.41%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (1.41%) Mocha
7 1 (1.41%) Sinon.JS
7 1 (1.41%) Xcode
General
1 4 (5.63%) Advertising
1 4 (5.63%) Finance
2 2 (2.82%) Marketing
3 1 (1.41%) Banking
3 1 (1.41%) Electronics
3 1 (1.41%) Games
3 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 62 (87.32%) Developer
2 20 (28.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 17 (23.94%) Java Developer
4 15 (21.13%) JavaScript Developer
5 12 (16.90%) .NET Developer
5 12 (16.90%) C# Developer
5 12 (16.90%) HTML Developer
6 11 (15.49%) Scala Developer
7 10 (14.08%) Java Scala Developer
8 9 (12.68%) HTML CSS Developer
8 9 (12.68%) Web Developer
9 8 (11.27%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 7 (9.86%) Agile Developer
11 5 (7.04%) Agile Java Developer
11 5 (7.04%) Designer
11 5 (7.04%) Linux Developer
11 5 (7.04%) Ruby Developer
11 5 (7.04%) Software Developer
11 5 (7.04%) UX Designer
12 4 (5.63%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (61.97%) HTML
2 39 (54.93%) CSS
3 28 (39.44%) .NET
4 26 (36.62%) HTML5
5 23 (32.39%) Spring
6 19 (26.76%) JSON
7 18 (25.35%) ASP.NET
7 18 (25.35%) Spring MVC
8 17 (23.94%) CSS3
9 16 (22.54%) Ruby on Rails
10 15 (21.13%) Ajax
11 14 (19.72%) ASP.NET MVC
11 14 (19.72%) REST
12 13 (18.31%) AngularJS
12 13 (18.31%) jQuery
12 13 (18.31%) XML
13 11 (15.49%) Play Framework
14 10 (14.08%) RESTful
15 7 (9.86%) Hibernate
15 7 (9.86%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.68%) Linux Command Line
2 5 (7.04%) User Experience
3 3 (4.23%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.82%) NHS
5 1 (1.41%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.41%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.41%) iPad
5 1 (1.41%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 14 (19.72%) Linux
2 7 (9.86%) Windows
3 3 (4.23%) Android
4 2 (2.82%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.82%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.41%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.41%) Unix
5 1 (1.41%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.41%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (56.34%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (45.07%) MVC
3 23 (32.39%) TDD
4 22 (30.99%) Test Automation
5 18 (25.35%) Front End Development
6 16 (22.54%) Unit Testing
7 13 (18.31%) Web Development
8 12 (16.90%) DevOps
8 12 (16.90%) Microservices
9 11 (15.49%) Scrum
10 9 (12.68%) Web Design
11 8 (11.27%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (11.27%) Responsive Web Design
11 8 (11.27%) Software Engineering
12 6 (8.45%) SOA
13 5 (7.04%) Analytics
13 5 (7.04%) Data Visualisation
13 5 (7.04%) OO
13 5 (7.04%) Usability Testing
13 5 (7.04%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 29 (40.85%) C#
2 21 (29.58%) Java
3 16 (22.54%) Ruby
4 15 (21.13%) SQL
5 11 (15.49%) Scala
6 5 (7.04%) PowerShell
7 3 (4.23%) PHP
8 2 (2.82%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.82%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.41%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.41%) Google Apps Script
9 1 (1.41%) Groovy
9 1 (1.41%) Jython
9 1 (1.41%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.41%) Python
9 1 (1.41%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.41%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (1.41%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (1.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.82%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.41%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.82%) Docker
2 1 (1.41%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (1.41%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (4.23%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (4.23%) Puppet
2 2 (2.82%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 1 (1.41%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 11 (15.49%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.45%) Google
3 5 (7.04%) Sitecore
4 4 (5.63%) Oracle
5 2 (2.82%) Apple
5 2 (2.82%) HP
6 1 (1.41%) Adobe
6 1 (1.41%) Apigee
6 1 (1.41%) CA
6 1 (1.41%) Ensighten
6 1 (1.41%) OpenText
6 1 (1.41%) SAP
6 1 (1.41%) Zend
Newcastle upon Tyne
Pearson Frank
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago