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 3 months to 26 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
England / North East
Rank 18 6 18
Rank change year-on-year -12 +12  
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 81 123 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 11.17% 14.14% 8.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.05% 38.92% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 76 30
Median daily rate £350 £450 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.22% +41.73%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £563 £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 £33.75
% change year-on-year +11.84% +12.59%  

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 the North East with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
North East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 311 316 260
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 42.90% 36.32% 40.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 204 164
Median daily rate £350 £338 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.70% +5.46%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £281 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 5
Median hourly rate £37.50 £18.13 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +106.89% -42.46%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £15.83 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.80 £20.43 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

JavaScript
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East 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 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 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -20 57 £350 -22.22% 26
Durham +1 19 £333 +10.83% 4
JavaScript
England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 26 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 North East region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 99 (61.88%) CSS
2 95 (59.38%) HTML
3 69 (43.13%) Agile Software Development
4 57 (35.63%) C#
4 57 (35.63%) .NET
5 56 (35.00%) MVC
6 45 (28.13%) Front End Development
7 44 (27.50%) Java
8 38 (23.75%) SQL
8 38 (23.75%) XML
9 37 (23.13%) Web Development
10 36 (22.50%) JSON
10 36 (22.50%) TDD
11 30 (18.75%) ASP.NET
11 30 (18.75%) Microsoft
11 30 (18.75%) Git (software)
11 30 (18.75%) HTML5
12 28 (17.50%) Spring
13 27 (16.88%) CSS3
14 26 (16.25%) Automated Testing
14 26 (16.25%) SQL Server
15 25 (15.63%) Node.js
15 25 (15.63%) AngularJS
16 24 (15.00%) jQuery
16 24 (15.00%) Linux
17 23 (14.38%) Scrum
18 22 (13.75%) Ruby
19 21 (13.13%) Ajax
19 21 (13.13%) Spring MVC
19 21 (13.13%) ASP.NET MVC

JavaScript
Top Related 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 11 (6.88%) CMS
2 8 (5.00%) SharePoint
3 7 (4.38%) GeoServer
3 7 (4.38%) WebLogic
4 6 (3.75%) Sitecore CMS
4 6 (3.75%) Tomcat
5 4 (2.50%) Drupal
5 4 (2.50%) JBoss
5 4 (2.50%) WebSphere
6 3 (1.88%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.25%) Confluence
7 2 (1.25%) Documentum
7 2 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.25%) IIS
7 2 (1.25%) MS Exchange
7 2 (1.25%) NServiceBus
7 2 (1.25%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.63%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (1.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.25%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (1.25%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.50%) SaaS
3 2 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.25%) Slack
4 1 (0.63%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (0.63%) G Suite
4 1 (0.63%) GitHub
4 1 (0.63%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.63%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.63%) Office 365
4 1 (0.63%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.13%) HTTP
2 3 (1.88%) Firewall
2 3 (1.88%) HTTPS
2 3 (1.88%) Intranet
2 3 (1.88%) iSCSI
2 3 (1.88%) NAS
2 3 (1.88%) SAN
3 1 (0.63%) Internet
3 1 (0.63%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (16.25%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.25%) NoSQL
3 9 (5.63%) GIS
4 8 (5.00%) MongoDB
5 5 (3.13%) MySQL
6 4 (2.50%) Hadoop
6 4 (2.50%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.25%) HBase
7 2 (1.25%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.63%) Big Data
8 1 (0.63%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.63%) DocumentDB
8 1 (0.63%) MS Access
8 1 (0.63%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 30 (18.75%) Git (software)
2 16 (10.00%) Cucumber
3 9 (5.63%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (5.00%) JUnit
5 7 (4.38%) JIRA
6 6 (3.75%) Jenkins
7 5 (3.13%) Maven
7 5 (3.13%) Subversion
7 5 (3.13%) Visual Studio
8 3 (1.88%) Ant
8 3 (1.88%) Gradle
9 1 (0.63%) Artifactory
9 1 (0.63%) git-flow
9 1 (0.63%) Grunt
9 1 (0.63%) gulp
9 1 (0.63%) jMock
9 1 (0.63%) MSTest
9 1 (0.63%) SonarQube
9 1 (0.63%) webpack
9 1 (0.63%) Xcode
General
1 14 (8.75%) Publishing
2 10 (6.25%) Advertising
3 8 (5.00%) Finance
4 2 (1.25%) Games
5 1 (0.63%) Back Office
5 1 (0.63%) Banking
5 1 (0.63%) Electronics
5 1 (0.63%) French Language
5 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.63%) Marketing
5 1 (0.63%) Retail
5 1 (0.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 138 (86.25%) Developer
2 43 (26.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 30 (18.75%) Java Developer
4 25 (15.63%) C# Developer
5 24 (15.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 24 (15.00%) Web Developer
6 22 (13.75%) .NET Developer
7 21 (13.13%) HTML Developer
8 14 (8.75%) Scala Developer
9 13 (8.13%) HTML CSS Developer
9 13 (8.13%) Java Scala Developer
10 12 (7.50%) Software Developer
11 11 (6.88%) C# .NET Developer
12 10 (6.25%) C# Software Developer
12 10 (6.25%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 9 (5.63%) Digital Developer
14 8 (5.00%) Sitecore Developer
15 7 (4.38%) Agile Developer
15 7 (4.38%) Angular Developer
15 7 (4.38%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (61.88%) CSS
2 95 (59.38%) HTML
3 57 (35.63%) .NET
4 38 (23.75%) XML
5 36 (22.50%) JSON
6 30 (18.75%) ASP.NET
6 30 (18.75%) HTML5
7 28 (17.50%) Spring
8 27 (16.88%) CSS3
9 25 (15.63%) AngularJS
9 25 (15.63%) Node.js
10 24 (15.00%) jQuery
11 21 (13.13%) Ajax
11 21 (13.13%) ASP.NET MVC
11 21 (13.13%) Spring MVC
12 20 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails
13 18 (11.25%) REST
14 15 (9.38%) Play Framework
14 15 (9.38%) React
14 15 (9.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.13%) Mobile App
2 9 (5.63%) Linux Command Line
3 8 (5.00%) Linked Data
4 6 (3.75%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (3.13%) NHS
6 2 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.25%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.25%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.63%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.63%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.63%) Fintech
7 1 (0.63%) iPad
7 1 (0.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (15.00%) Linux
2 15 (9.38%) Windows
3 12 (7.50%) Android
4 11 (6.88%) Apple iOS
5 5 (3.13%) Windows Server
6 4 (2.50%) Unix
7 2 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.63%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.63%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.63%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.63%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (43.13%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (35.00%) MVC
3 45 (28.13%) Front End Development
4 37 (23.13%) Web Development
5 36 (22.50%) TDD
6 26 (16.25%) Automated Testing
7 23 (14.38%) Scrum
8 19 (11.88%) DevOps
8 19 (11.88%) Microservices
8 19 (11.88%) Unit Testing
9 18 (11.25%) Continuous Deployment
10 14 (8.75%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (8.13%) OO
12 11 (6.88%) Software Engineering
13 10 (6.25%) Data Protection
14 9 (5.63%) BDD
14 9 (5.63%) SOA
14 9 (5.63%) Web Design
15 8 (5.00%) Responsive Web Design
15 8 (5.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 57 (35.63%) C#
2 44 (27.50%) Java
3 38 (23.75%) SQL
4 22 (13.75%) Ruby
5 19 (11.88%) PHP
6 16 (10.00%) Scala
7 9 (5.63%) Python
8 7 (4.38%) T-SQL
9 6 (3.75%) VB.NET
10 5 (3.13%) PowerShell
11 4 (2.50%) VB
12 3 (1.88%) C
12 3 (1.88%) Go
12 3 (1.88%) Jython
12 3 (1.88%) TypeScript
13 2 (1.25%) ABAP
14 1 (0.63%) C++
14 1 (0.63%) Groovy
14 1 (0.63%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.63%) XPath
Qualifications
1 14 (8.75%) Security Cleared
2 9 (5.63%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.50%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.25%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.25%) Degree
5 1 (0.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.63%) OCA
5 1 (0.63%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.88%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.63%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.88%) Active Directory
1 3 (1.88%) Docker
2 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (0.63%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 6 (3.75%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 5 (3.13%) Puppet
3 3 (1.88%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.88%) SCCM
4 2 (1.25%) BladeLogic
4 2 (1.25%) Kubernetes
4 2 (1.25%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 2 (1.25%) SCOrch
4 2 (1.25%) WSUS
5 1 (0.63%) Terraform
Vendors
1 30 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.00%) Sitecore
3 7 (4.38%) Oracle
4 6 (3.75%) Google
4 6 (3.75%) HP
5 5 (3.13%) CA
6 3 (1.88%) SAP
7 2 (1.25%) BMC
7 2 (1.25%) Cloudera
7 2 (1.25%) Dell
7 2 (1.25%) Pega
7 2 (1.25%) Symantec
8 1 (0.63%) Adobe
8 1 (0.63%) Apigee
8 1 (0.63%) Apple
8 1 (0.63%) Black Duck
8 1 (0.63%) Ensighten
8 1 (0.63%) OpenText
8 1 (0.63%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.63%) Zend
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