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 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)
England / North East
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 52 37
Rank change year-on-year +37 -15  
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 45 85 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 7.91% 5.31% 4.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.01% 15.68% 12.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 51 26
Median daily rate £355 £375 £311
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.33% +20.48%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £288 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £520 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
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 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 173 542 281
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 30.40% 33.83% 33.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 334 197
Median daily rate £345 £320 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.81% -8.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £248 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £488 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 31 4
Median hourly rate £51.42 £28.75 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +78.83% -10.15%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £17.90 £15.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £36.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  

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 June 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 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 3 months to 26 June 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 +23 20 £353 -6.00% 21
Durham +15 20 £340 - 4
JavaScript
England

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

1 67 (53.17%) HTML
2 66 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (50.00%) CSS
4 58 (46.03%) .NET
5 56 (44.44%) C#
6 50 (39.68%) MVC
7 35 (27.78%) Microsoft
7 35 (27.78%) HTML5
8 33 (26.19%) AngularJS
9 32 (25.40%) TDD
10 30 (23.81%) SQL
10 30 (23.81%) Test Automation
11 29 (23.02%) jQuery
12 27 (21.43%) JSON
12 27 (21.43%) ASP.NET
12 27 (21.43%) Web Development
12 27 (21.43%) Front End Development
13 25 (19.84%) Spring
14 24 (19.05%) Java
14 24 (19.05%) SQL Server
15 23 (18.25%) XML
15 23 (18.25%) Scrum
16 21 (16.67%) Software Engineering
17 20 (15.87%) ASP.NET MVC
17 20 (15.87%) CSS3
18 19 (15.08%) .NET Framework
19 18 (14.29%) REST
19 18 (14.29%) Spring MVC
20 17 (13.49%) Unit Testing
20 17 (13.49%) SOA

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 9 (7.14%) GeoServer
2 6 (4.76%) CMS
2 6 (4.76%) Tomcat
3 5 (3.97%) IIS
4 4 (3.17%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.38%) JBoss
5 3 (2.38%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (2.38%) WebLogic
5 3 (2.38%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.59%) Drupal
6 2 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.59%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.59%) NServiceBus
6 2 (1.59%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.79%) Apache
7 1 (0.79%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (11.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.97%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.79%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (0.79%) G Suite
3 1 (0.79%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.79%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.79%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.79%) HTTP
1 1 (0.79%) Internet
1 1 (0.79%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 12 (9.52%) GIS
3 5 (3.97%) Big Data
3 5 (3.97%) Hadoop
4 4 (3.17%) Amazon Redshift
5 3 (2.38%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.38%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.59%) MySQL
7 1 (0.79%) DocumentDB
7 1 (0.79%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.79%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 16 (12.70%) Git (software)
2 12 (9.52%) Cucumber
3 11 (8.73%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (8.73%) Visual Studio
4 7 (5.56%) JUnit
5 5 (3.97%) JIRA
6 3 (2.38%) Ant
6 3 (2.38%) Gradle
6 3 (2.38%) Jenkins
6 3 (2.38%) Maven
6 3 (2.38%) Selenium
6 3 (2.38%) Subversion
7 2 (1.59%) jMock
7 2 (1.59%) Mockito
8 1 (0.79%) Gatling
8 1 (0.79%) git-flow
8 1 (0.79%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (0.79%) Mocha
8 1 (0.79%) Sinon.JS
8 1 (0.79%) Xcode
General
1 7 (5.56%) Publishing
2 6 (4.76%) Advertising
3 4 (3.17%) Finance
4 2 (1.59%) Marketing
4 2 (1.59%) Retail
5 1 (0.79%) Back Office
5 1 (0.79%) Banking
5 1 (0.79%) Electronics
5 1 (0.79%) Games
5 1 (0.79%) Local Government
5 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 111 (88.10%) Developer
2 32 (25.40%) .NET Developer
3 29 (23.02%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 25 (19.84%) C# Developer
5 22 (17.46%) JavaScript Developer
6 19 (15.08%) HTML Developer
6 19 (15.08%) Java Developer
6 19 (15.08%) Web Developer
7 15 (11.90%) C# .NET Developer
8 13 (10.32%) HTML CSS Developer
9 12 (9.52%) Software Developer
10 11 (8.73%) Scala Developer
11 10 (7.94%) Java Scala Developer
12 9 (7.14%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 8 (6.35%) .NET Software Developer
13 8 (6.35%) Angular Developer
13 8 (6.35%) C# Software Developer
14 7 (5.56%) Agile Developer
14 7 (5.56%) Designer
14 7 (5.56%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (53.17%) HTML
2 63 (50.00%) CSS
3 58 (46.03%) .NET
4 35 (27.78%) HTML5
5 33 (26.19%) AngularJS
6 29 (23.02%) jQuery
7 27 (21.43%) ASP.NET
7 27 (21.43%) JSON
8 25 (19.84%) Spring
9 23 (18.25%) XML
10 20 (15.87%) ASP.NET MVC
10 20 (15.87%) CSS3
11 19 (15.08%) .NET Framework
12 18 (14.29%) REST
12 18 (14.29%) Spring MVC
13 17 (13.49%) Ajax
14 16 (12.70%) Ruby on Rails
15 15 (11.90%) Node.js
15 15 (11.90%) SignalR
15 15 (11.90%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.14%) Linux Command Line
1 9 (7.14%) Mobile App
2 7 (5.56%) User Experience
3 5 (3.97%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.38%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.38%) Linked Data
4 3 (2.38%) NHS
5 1 (0.79%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.79%) iPad
5 1 (0.79%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 16 (12.70%) Windows
2 14 (11.11%) Linux
3 6 (4.76%) Android
4 5 (3.97%) Apple iOS
5 4 (3.17%) Unix
6 2 (1.59%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.79%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.79%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.79%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (39.68%) MVC
3 32 (25.40%) TDD
4 30 (23.81%) Test Automation
5 27 (21.43%) Front End Development
5 27 (21.43%) Web Development
6 23 (18.25%) Scrum
7 21 (16.67%) Software Engineering
8 17 (13.49%) SOA
8 17 (13.49%) Unit Testing
9 15 (11.90%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (9.52%) DevOps
10 12 (9.52%) Microservices
10 12 (9.52%) OO
10 12 (9.52%) SDLC
10 12 (9.52%) UML
11 11 (8.73%) Analytics
12 9 (7.14%) Web Design
13 8 (6.35%) Continuous Improvement
13 8 (6.35%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 56 (44.44%) C#
2 30 (23.81%) SQL
3 24 (19.05%) Java
4 16 (12.70%) Ruby
5 11 (8.73%) Scala
6 8 (6.35%) PHP
7 6 (4.76%) VB.NET
8 5 (3.97%) PowerShell
9 4 (3.17%) Python
9 4 (3.17%) TypeScript
10 3 (2.38%) Go
10 3 (2.38%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.79%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.79%) C++
11 1 (0.79%) Google Apps Script
11 1 (0.79%) Groovy
11 1 (0.79%) Jython
11 1 (0.79%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.79%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (3.97%) Degree
2 3 (2.38%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (2.38%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.59%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.79%) ISEB
4 1 (0.79%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.38%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.79%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.59%) Docker
2 1 (0.79%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (0.79%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (2.38%) Puppet
2 2 (1.59%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 1 (0.79%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 35 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.76%) Google
3 5 (3.97%) Sitecore
4 4 (3.17%) Oracle
5 2 (1.59%) Apple
5 2 (1.59%) HP
6 1 (0.79%) Adobe
6 1 (0.79%) Apigee
6 1 (0.79%) CA
6 1 (0.79%) Ensighten
6 1 (0.79%) Genesys
6 1 (0.79%) OpenText
6 1 (0.79%) SAP
6 1 (0.79%) Zend
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