Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 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
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 18 29
Rank change year-on-year -1 +11 -5
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 119 116 192
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 9.09% 8.91% 7.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.52% 24.32% 21.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 86 122
North East median daily rate £373 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.43% -12.50% +26.98%
10th Percentile £263 £275 £275
90th Percentile £548 £434 £567
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
North East median hourly rate - £9.00 -
England median hourly rate £41.50 £42.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year -1.19% +10.53% +25.83%

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 506 477 895
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 38.66% 36.64% 34.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 370 310 565
North East median daily rate £363 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% -3.70%
10th Percentile £260 £275 £256
90th Percentile £525 £525 £500
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 39
North East median hourly rate £35.00 £42.00 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +46.09% +68.40%
10th Percentile £30.48 £12.15 £16.60
90th Percentile £44.88 £49.26 £36.58
England median hourly rate £41.50 £41.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year +0.61% +10.00% +7.14%

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 16 July 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 16 July 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 +6 93 £370 +5.71% 56
Durham -6 19 £361 +6.25% 11
JavaScript
England

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 90 (75.63%) HTML
2 85 (71.43%) CSS
3 64 (53.78%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (31.09%) .NET
5 36 (30.25%) Front End Development
6 33 (27.73%) Linux
7 30 (25.21%) Java
7 30 (25.21%) C#
8 29 (24.37%) jQuery
8 29 (24.37%) HTML5
9 28 (23.53%) ASP.NET
10 26 (21.85%) MVC
11 25 (21.01%) Scrum
11 25 (21.01%) AngularJS
11 25 (21.01%) Git (software)
12 23 (19.33%) JSON
12 23 (19.33%) Python
13 22 (18.49%) TDD
13 22 (18.49%) Node.js
14 21 (17.65%) OOP
14 21 (17.65%) Oracle
15 20 (16.81%) SQL Server
16 19 (15.97%) XML
16 19 (15.97%) MongoDB
16 19 (15.97%) CSS3
17 18 (15.13%) Web Services
18 17 (14.29%) SQL
18 17 (14.29%) Microsoft
18 17 (14.29%) BDD
18 17 (14.29%) RESTful

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 11 (9.24%) nginx
2 9 (7.56%) CMS
3 8 (6.72%) SharePoint
4 5 (4.20%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (2.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (2.52%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.68%) Confluence
7 1 (0.84%) Apache
7 1 (0.84%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.84%) Drupal
7 1 (0.84%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.84%) IIS
7 1 (0.84%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.84%) NServiceBus
7 1 (0.84%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (2.52%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (2.52%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.68%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.84%) InVision
Business Applications
1 2 (1.68%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.68%) Maximo
1 2 (1.68%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (1.68%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.84%) Magento
2 1 (0.84%) SAP HCM
2 1 (0.84%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 14 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (6.72%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.36%) PaaS
4 3 (2.52%) Slack
5 2 (1.68%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (1.68%) GitHub
5 2 (1.68%) Serverless
6 1 (0.84%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (0.84%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.84%) Force.com
6 1 (0.84%) IaaS
6 1 (0.84%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.84%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.24%) Internet
2 10 (8.40%) Reverse Proxy
3 9 (7.56%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (16.81%) SQL Server
2 19 (15.97%) MongoDB
3 8 (6.72%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (5.88%) MySQL
5 3 (2.52%) Big Data
5 3 (2.52%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.68%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.68%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.68%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.68%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.68%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.84%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.84%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.84%) DB2
7 1 (0.84%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 25 (21.01%) Git (software)
2 11 (9.24%) Jasmine
3 10 (8.40%) JIRA
4 8 (6.72%) Jenkins
5 6 (5.04%) Subversion
5 6 (5.04%) Visual Studio
6 4 (3.36%) Selenium
7 3 (2.52%) WebDriver
8 2 (1.68%) NUnit
9 1 (0.84%) Ant
9 1 (0.84%) Artifactory
9 1 (0.84%) Axure RP
9 1 (0.84%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.84%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.84%) Gradle
9 1 (0.84%) JUnit
9 1 (0.84%) Maven
9 1 (0.84%) MSTest
9 1 (0.84%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.84%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (5.04%) Manufacturing
2 4 (3.36%) Marketing
3 2 (1.68%) Advertising
4 1 (0.84%) Finance
Job Titles
1 103 (86.55%) Developer
2 25 (21.01%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 18 (15.13%) JavaScript Developer
4 14 (11.76%) .NET Developer
5 12 (10.08%) Architect
6 11 (9.24%) Full Stack Developer
7 9 (7.56%) C# Developer
8 8 (6.72%) HTML Developer
8 8 (6.72%) Systems Developer
8 8 (6.72%) Web Developer
9 7 (5.88%) HTML CSS Developer
9 7 (5.88%) Open Source Architect
9 7 (5.88%) Open Source Developer
9 7 (5.88%) Software Developer
10 6 (5.04%) Full Stack Web Developer
11 5 (4.20%) Designer
11 5 (4.20%) Junior
11 5 (4.20%) Junior Developer
11 5 (4.20%) React Developer
11 5 (4.20%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (75.63%) HTML
2 85 (71.43%) CSS
3 37 (31.09%) .NET
4 29 (24.37%) HTML5
4 29 (24.37%) jQuery
5 28 (23.53%) ASP.NET
6 25 (21.01%) AngularJS
7 23 (19.33%) JSON
8 22 (18.49%) Node.js
9 19 (15.97%) CSS3
9 19 (15.97%) XML
10 18 (15.13%) Web Services
11 17 (14.29%) RESTful
12 13 (10.92%) .NET Framework
12 13 (10.92%) REST
13 12 (10.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 11 (9.24%) ASP.NET MVC
15 10 (8.40%) CreateJS
15 10 (8.40%) lodash
16 9 (7.56%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.40%) RIA
2 9 (7.56%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.56%) User Experience
3 6 (5.04%) Wiki
4 5 (4.20%) Linux Command Line
4 5 (4.20%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (3.36%) Blog
5 4 (3.36%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (2.52%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.68%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.84%) Clustering
8 1 (0.84%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.84%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.84%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.84%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.84%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.84%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 33 (27.73%) Linux
2 11 (9.24%) Windows
3 4 (3.36%) Unix
3 4 (3.36%) Windows Server
4 3 (2.52%) Mac OS
5 2 (1.68%) Debian
6 1 (0.84%) AIX
6 1 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (53.78%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (30.25%) Front End Development
3 26 (21.85%) MVC
4 25 (21.01%) Scrum
5 22 (18.49%) TDD
6 21 (17.65%) OOP
7 17 (14.29%) BDD
8 16 (13.45%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (12.61%) Web Development
10 14 (11.76%) Software Engineering
11 12 (10.08%) Asynchronous Programming
12 11 (9.24%) DevOps
12 11 (9.24%) OOD
12 11 (9.24%) Open Source
13 10 (8.40%) Microservices
13 10 (8.40%) Virtual Environments
14 9 (7.56%) OO
14 9 (7.56%) Problem-Solving
14 9 (7.56%) Test Automation
14 9 (7.56%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 30 (25.21%) C#
1 30 (25.21%) Java
2 23 (19.33%) Python
3 17 (14.29%) SQL
4 16 (13.45%) TypeScript
5 13 (10.92%) Bash Shell
6 10 (8.40%) ActionScript
6 10 (8.40%) ActionScript 3.0
7 8 (6.72%) PHP
8 7 (5.88%) ES6
9 6 (5.04%) Ruby
10 3 (2.52%) ABAP
10 3 (2.52%) Groovy
11 2 (1.68%) Go
11 2 (1.68%) Scala
11 2 (1.68%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.68%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.84%) Perl
12 1 (0.84%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.84%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (5.04%) Degree
2 4 (3.36%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.68%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.84%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.40%) QA
System Software
1 11 (9.24%) Docker
2 10 (8.40%) VirtualBox
3 2 (1.68%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.84%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 11 (9.24%) HAProxy
2 2 (1.68%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 2 (1.68%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.68%) Puppet
3 1 (0.84%) Ansible
3 1 (0.84%) Grafana
3 1 (0.84%) Graylog
3 1 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.84%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.84%) Terraform
Vendors
1 21 (17.65%) Oracle
2 17 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 14 (11.76%) Sitecore
4 6 (5.04%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (2.52%) OpenText
5 3 (2.52%) SAP
6 2 (1.68%) Capita
6 2 (1.68%) IBM
6 2 (1.68%) Twitter
6 2 (1.68%) Zend
7 1 (0.84%) Adobe
7 1 (0.84%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.84%) Red Hat