Period
to 18 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 18 November 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)
England > North East
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 26 27
Rank change year-on-year +15 +1 -13
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 148 85 229
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 11.69% 6.93% 8.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.27% 21.04% 21.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 78 184
North East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -5.88%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £308
90th Percentile £600 £495 £500
England median daily rate £458 £450 £413
% change year-on-year +1.67% +9.09% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
North East median hourly rate - £10.00 -
England median hourly rate £42.50 £43.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year -2.30% +16.00% +7.14%

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 the North East with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 489 404 1,046
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 38.63% 32.95% 38.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 344 268 724
North East median daily rate £400 £378 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.96% +7.86% -6.67%
10th Percentile £285 £275 £255
90th Percentile £550 £538 £509
England median daily rate £475 £455 £425
% change year-on-year +4.40% +7.06% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 14 37
North East median hourly rate £43.50 £45.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.33% +38.46% +62.50%
10th Percentile £24.60 £23.70 £24.00
90th Percentile £48.75 £49.35 £39.40
England median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% +0.74%

JavaScript
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing JavaScript as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for JavaScript in the North East

JavaScript
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JavaScript in the North East

JavaScript
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JavaScript in the North East over the 6 months to 18 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JavaScript in the North East

JavaScript
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JavaScript in the North East

JavaScript
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the North East region over the 6 months to 18 November 2018. 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
Tyne and Wear +20 109 £438 +9.38% 98
Durham +6 36 £381 +6.66% 21
JavaScript
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 North East region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 86 (58.11%) HTML
2 76 (51.35%) CSS
3 65 (43.92%) Agile Software Development
4 48 (32.43%) AngularJS
5 47 (31.76%) Node.js
6 44 (29.73%) HTML5
6 44 (29.73%) SQL
6 44 (29.73%) .NET
7 43 (29.05%) TDD
8 42 (28.38%) Continuous Integration
9 39 (26.35%) Linux
10 38 (25.68%) MongoDB
10 38 (25.68%) Microsoft Azure
11 37 (25.00%) jQuery
11 37 (25.00%) C#
11 37 (25.00%) ASP.NET
11 37 (25.00%) Docker
12 36 (24.32%) Java
12 36 (24.32%) MVC
13 35 (23.65%) Test Automation
14 33 (22.30%) Python
15 32 (21.62%) Git (software)
15 32 (21.62%) DevOps
16 29 (19.59%) CSS3
16 29 (19.59%) Software Engineering
16 29 (19.59%) Web Services
16 29 (19.59%) Scrum
17 28 (18.92%) Open Source
17 28 (18.92%) Microservices
17 28 (18.92%) Front End Development

JavaScript
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 15 (10.14%) Confluence
2 11 (7.43%) nginx
3 10 (6.76%) SharePoint
4 8 (5.41%) CMS
5 5 (3.38%) Drupal
6 4 (2.70%) Sitecore CMS
6 4 (2.70%) Tomcat
7 3 (2.03%) Apache
7 3 (2.03%) Apache Solr
7 3 (2.03%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (2.03%) JBoss
7 3 (2.03%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.68%) Liferay
8 1 (0.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.68%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 38 (25.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (14.86%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (6.76%) Google Cloud Platform
4 9 (6.08%) Slack
5 7 (4.73%) Amazon S3
6 5 (3.38%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (3.38%) Amazon ELB
6 5 (3.38%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (3.38%) PaaS
6 5 (3.38%) Route 53
6 5 (3.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 4 (2.70%) iPaaS
8 3 (2.03%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (2.03%) Azure Functions
8 3 (2.03%) Datadog
8 3 (2.03%) GitHub
8 3 (2.03%) Google Analytics
8 3 (2.03%) IaaS
8 3 (2.03%) Office 365
8 3 (2.03%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 15 (10.14%) HTTP
2 8 (5.41%) Reverse Proxy
3 7 (4.73%) Internet
4 6 (4.05%) Firewall
4 6 (4.05%) HTTPS
4 6 (4.05%) iSCSI
4 6 (4.05%) NAS
4 6 (4.05%) SAN
5 4 (2.70%) SMS
6 3 (2.03%) SSL
6 3 (2.03%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (25.68%) MongoDB
2 25 (16.89%) SQL Server
3 20 (13.51%) MySQL
4 18 (12.16%) NoSQL
5 11 (7.43%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (4.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (4.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (4.05%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (2.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 3 (2.03%) Amazon RDS
9 3 (2.03%) Azure SQL Database
9 3 (2.03%) Redis
10 1 (0.68%) Big Data
10 1 (0.68%) DB2
10 1 (0.68%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.68%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 32 (21.62%) Git (software)
2 27 (18.24%) Jenkins
3 19 (12.84%) JIRA
4 13 (8.78%) Grunt
4 13 (8.78%) Protractor
5 12 (8.11%) Cucumber
5 12 (8.11%) Jasmine
6 10 (6.76%) Bower
6 10 (6.76%) Selenium
7 9 (6.08%) MSTest
8 7 (4.73%) Gatling
8 7 (4.73%) GitLab
8 7 (4.73%) JUnit
8 7 (4.73%) Karma Test Runner
9 6 (4.05%) Subversion
10 5 (3.38%) Bitbucket
10 5 (3.38%) NCrunch
10 5 (3.38%) NUnit
10 5 (3.38%) SonarQube
11 4 (2.70%) Eclipse
General
1 6 (4.05%) Finance
2 4 (2.70%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.35%) Advertising
3 2 (1.35%) Marketing
4 1 (0.68%) Automotive
4 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 103 (69.59%) Developer
2 24 (16.22%) Full Stack Developer
3 21 (14.19%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 14 (9.46%) .NET Developer
4 14 (9.46%) DevOps Engineer
5 12 (8.11%) Automation Engineer
6 10 (6.76%) Architect
7 8 (5.41%) Java Developer
8 7 (4.73%) Open Source Architect
8 7 (4.73%) Open Source Developer
9 6 (4.05%) C# Developer
10 5 (3.38%) Applications Developer
10 5 (3.38%) C# .NET Developer
10 5 (3.38%) JavaScript Developer
10 5 (3.38%) PHP Developer
10 5 (3.38%) Sitecore Developer
10 5 (3.38%) SQL Developer
10 5 (3.38%) Systems Developer
10 5 (3.38%) Web Developer
11 4 (2.70%) .NET Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (58.11%) HTML
2 76 (51.35%) CSS
3 48 (32.43%) AngularJS
4 47 (31.76%) Node.js
5 44 (29.73%) .NET
5 44 (29.73%) HTML5
6 37 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 37 (25.00%) jQuery
7 29 (19.59%) CSS3
7 29 (19.59%) Web Services
8 27 (18.24%) XML
9 24 (16.22%) React
10 23 (15.54%) ASP.NET MVC
11 21 (14.19%) REST
12 19 (12.84%) JSON
13 16 (10.81%) .NET Framework
14 15 (10.14%) Sass
15 14 (9.46%) Middleware
16 13 (8.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 12 (8.11%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.76%) User Experience
2 7 (4.73%) N-Tier
3 6 (4.05%) RIA
4 4 (2.70%) Linux Command Line
4 4 (2.70%) Public Cloud
4 4 (2.70%) Reinsurance
5 3 (2.03%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.03%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.03%) Replication
6 2 (1.35%) Blog
6 2 (1.35%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.35%) Wiki
7 1 (0.68%) Biotechnology
7 1 (0.68%) Cloud Native
7 1 (0.68%) Life Science
7 1 (0.68%) Social Media
7 1 (0.68%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 39 (26.35%) Linux
2 18 (12.16%) Windows
3 12 (8.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (7.43%) Unix
5 9 (6.08%) CentOS
6 6 (4.05%) Windows Server
7 4 (2.70%) Debian
8 3 (2.03%) Ubuntu
9 2 (1.35%) DC/OS
9 2 (1.35%) Mesosphere
9 2 (1.35%) VMS
10 1 (0.68%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (43.92%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (29.05%) TDD
3 42 (28.38%) Continuous Integration
4 36 (24.32%) MVC
5 35 (23.65%) Test Automation
6 32 (21.62%) DevOps
7 29 (19.59%) Scrum
7 29 (19.59%) Software Engineering
8 28 (18.92%) Front End Development
8 28 (18.92%) Microservices
8 28 (18.92%) Open Source
9 27 (18.24%) Problem-Solving
10 18 (12.16%) OO
11 17 (11.49%) BDD
11 17 (11.49%) Configuration Management
12 16 (10.81%) OOD
12 16 (10.81%) Test Scripting
13 14 (9.46%) Runbook
13 14 (9.46%) Virtual Environments
14 13 (8.78%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 44 (29.73%) SQL
2 37 (25.00%) C#
3 36 (24.32%) Java
4 33 (22.30%) Python
5 15 (10.14%) Bash Shell
6 13 (8.78%) TypeScript
7 12 (8.11%) PHP
8 9 (6.08%) C++
9 8 (5.41%) ActionScript
9 8 (5.41%) ActionScript 3.0
9 8 (5.41%) T-SQL
10 7 (4.73%) PowerShell
11 5 (3.38%) Ruby
12 4 (2.70%) ES6
13 3 (2.03%) Groovy
13 3 (2.03%) Haskell
13 3 (2.03%) Perl
13 3 (2.03%) Scala
14 2 (1.35%) Java 8
15 1 (0.68%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 14 (9.46%) Security Cleared
2 11 (7.43%) SC Cleared
3 8 (5.41%) Degree
4 5 (3.38%) DBS Check
4 5 (3.38%) DV Cleared
5 4 (2.70%) ISEB
5 4 (2.70%) ISTQB
5 4 (2.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (2.03%) AWS Certification
6 3 (2.03%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.76%) QA
1 10 (6.76%) WCAG
System Software
1 37 (25.00%) Docker
2 8 (5.41%) VirtualBox
3 6 (4.05%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (10.81%) Puppet
2 14 (9.46%) Kubernetes
3 13 (8.78%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 13 (8.78%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (8.11%) Terraform
5 10 (6.76%) Ansible
6 8 (5.41%) Grafana
6 8 (5.41%) HAProxy
7 5 (3.38%) Packer
7 5 (3.38%) Prometheus
7 5 (3.38%) Rancher
8 3 (2.03%) Kibana
9 2 (1.35%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 25 (16.89%) Microsoft
2 18 (12.16%) Oracle
3 13 (8.78%) Google
3 13 (8.78%) HP
4 10 (6.76%) Sitecore
5 6 (4.05%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (3.38%) Black Duck
6 5 (3.38%) Red Hat
7 3 (2.03%) Adobe
7 3 (2.03%) webMethods
7 3 (2.03%) Zend
8 1 (0.68%) Foundry
8 1 (0.68%) Solace
8 1 (0.68%) Twitter