Period
to 26 April 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 26 April 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
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 23 16
Rank change year-on-year -2 -7 -1
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 87 146 201
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 7.00% 9.09% 10.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.47% 23.93% 27.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 110 126
North East median daily rate £375 £350 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -16.67% +29.23%
10th Percentile £200 £275 £270
90th Percentile £475 £450 £700
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
North East median hourly rate - £9.00 £27.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -67.57% -
England median hourly rate £38.90 £41.25 £34.00
% change year-on-year -5.71% +21.32% +14.32%

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 425 610 739
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 34.19% 37.96% 36.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 314 419 454
North East median daily rate £361 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.21% - +7.69%
10th Percentile £263 £275 £260
90th Percentile £538 £526 £529
England median daily rate £475 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +8.57% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 15 16
North East median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +110.53% +2.87%
10th Percentile £30.83 £16.25 £13.81
90th Percentile £47.55 £55.25 £28.38
England median hourly rate £40.00 £41.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year -2.44% +5.81% +10.71%

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 26 April 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 26 April 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 -5 69 £375 +7.14% 50
Durham -15 13 £353 +4.06% 20
JavaScript
England

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 63 (72.41%) HTML
2 60 (68.97%) CSS
3 42 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (34.48%) .NET
5 27 (31.03%) Front End Development
6 26 (29.89%) C#
6 26 (29.89%) Linux
7 25 (28.74%) SQL
8 23 (26.44%) jQuery
9 21 (24.14%) Scrum
9 21 (24.14%) MVC
10 20 (22.99%) Git (software)
11 18 (20.69%) HTML5
11 18 (20.69%) ASP.NET
11 18 (20.69%) XML
12 17 (19.54%) Java
12 17 (19.54%) SQL Server
13 16 (18.39%) Python
13 16 (18.39%) Microsoft
13 16 (18.39%) TDD
14 15 (17.24%) Windows
15 13 (14.94%) JSON
15 13 (14.94%) Software Engineering
15 13 (14.94%) BDD
16 12 (13.79%) OOP
16 12 (13.79%) Web Services
16 12 (13.79%) Problem-Solving
16 12 (13.79%) AngularJS
17 11 (12.64%) User Experience
17 11 (12.64%) Microservices

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 7 (8.05%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.75%) CMS
3 3 (3.45%) Confluence
3 3 (3.45%) nginx
3 3 (3.45%) NServiceBus
3 3 (3.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (2.30%) IIS
4 2 (2.30%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.15%) Apache
5 1 (1.15%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.15%) Drupal
5 1 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.15%) Joomla!
5 1 (1.15%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.15%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (4.60%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.15%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.15%) InVision
3 1 (1.15%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.30%) Maximo
2 2 (2.30%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.30%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.15%) Magento
3 1 (1.15%) SAP HCM
3 1 (1.15%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.05%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (8.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (6.90%) Slack
3 2 (2.30%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (2.30%) PaaS
3 2 (2.30%) Serverless
3 2 (2.30%) Trello
4 1 (1.15%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (1.15%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.15%) Force.com
4 1 (1.15%) IaaS
4 1 (1.15%) OpenShift
4 1 (1.15%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.75%) SMS
2 4 (4.60%) Internet
3 2 (2.30%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (1.15%) Firewall
4 1 (1.15%) HTTP
4 1 (1.15%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.15%) iSCSI
4 1 (1.15%) NAS
4 1 (1.15%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (19.54%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.05%) Big Data
3 6 (6.90%) MongoDB
3 6 (6.90%) MySQL
3 6 (6.90%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (5.75%) Oracle Database
5 4 (4.60%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (4.60%) Data Mining
5 4 (4.60%) NoSQL
5 4 (4.60%) Relational Database
5 4 (4.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.30%) Geospatial Data
6 2 (2.30%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (2.30%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (2.30%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (2.30%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (2.30%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.15%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.15%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 20 (22.99%) Git (software)
2 10 (11.49%) Jenkins
3 9 (10.34%) JIRA
4 8 (9.20%) Visual Studio
5 6 (6.90%) Subversion
6 4 (4.60%) Gradle
6 4 (4.60%) Jasmine
6 4 (4.60%) JUnit
7 3 (3.45%) Firebug
7 3 (3.45%) Hamcrest
7 3 (3.45%) Selenium
7 3 (3.45%) WebDriver
8 2 (2.30%) Cucumber
8 2 (2.30%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (2.30%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (1.15%) Ant
9 1 (1.15%) Eclipse
9 1 (1.15%) Maven
9 1 (1.15%) NUnit
9 1 (1.15%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (3.45%) Marketing
2 1 (1.15%) Finance
Job Titles
1 61 (70.11%) Developer
2 19 (21.84%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 14 (16.09%) JavaScript Developer
4 10 (11.49%) C# Developer
5 9 (10.34%) Software Developer
6 8 (9.20%) HTML CSS Developer
6 8 (9.20%) HTML Developer
7 7 (8.05%) Designer
7 7 (8.05%) Senior Developer
8 6 (6.90%) Interaction Designer
8 6 (6.90%) Java Developer
9 5 (5.75%) Analyst
9 5 (5.75%) CSS Developer
9 5 (5.75%) Junior
9 5 (5.75%) Junior Developer
9 5 (5.75%) React Developer
9 5 (5.75%) Senior Designer
9 5 (5.75%) Senior Interaction Designer
10 4 (4.60%) Data Analyst
10 4 (4.60%) Junior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (72.41%) HTML
2 60 (68.97%) CSS
3 30 (34.48%) .NET
4 23 (26.44%) jQuery
5 18 (20.69%) ASP.NET
5 18 (20.69%) HTML5
5 18 (20.69%) XML
6 13 (14.94%) JSON
7 12 (13.79%) AngularJS
7 12 (13.79%) Web Services
8 11 (12.64%) Node.js
9 9 (10.34%) RESTful
10 8 (9.20%) .NET Framework
10 8 (9.20%) CSS3
10 8 (9.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 7 (8.05%) React
11 7 (8.05%) XSD
12 6 (6.90%) XSLT
13 5 (5.75%) Ajax
13 5 (5.75%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.64%) User Experience
2 8 (9.20%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.60%) Linux Command Line
3 4 (4.60%) RIA
3 4 (4.60%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (4.60%) Wiki
4 3 (3.45%) Blog
4 3 (3.45%) Virtual Team
5 2 (2.30%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.30%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.15%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.15%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.15%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.15%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.15%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.15%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 26 (29.89%) Linux
2 15 (17.24%) Windows
3 6 (6.90%) Windows Server
4 5 (5.75%) Unix
5 3 (3.45%) Mac OS
6 2 (2.30%) Debian
6 2 (2.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.15%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (31.03%) Front End Development
3 21 (24.14%) MVC
3 21 (24.14%) Scrum
4 16 (18.39%) TDD
5 13 (14.94%) BDD
5 13 (14.94%) Software Engineering
6 12 (13.79%) OOP
6 12 (13.79%) Problem-Solving
7 11 (12.64%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (12.64%) Microservices
7 11 (12.64%) OO
8 9 (10.34%) Prototyping
8 9 (10.34%) SFIA
8 9 (10.34%) Test Automation
8 9 (10.34%) Web Development
9 8 (9.20%) Migration
9 8 (9.20%) SOA
9 8 (9.20%) Unit Testing
10 7 (8.05%) Collaborative Working
Programming Languages
1 26 (29.89%) C#
2 25 (28.74%) SQL
3 17 (19.54%) Java
4 16 (18.39%) Python
5 7 (8.05%) Ruby
5 7 (8.05%) TypeScript
6 5 (5.75%) Bash Shell
7 4 (4.60%) ES6
7 4 (4.60%) PHP
7 4 (4.60%) Shell Script
8 3 (3.45%) Groovy
8 3 (3.45%) Scala
9 2 (2.30%) ABAP
9 2 (2.30%) ActionScript
9 2 (2.30%) ActionScript 3.0
9 2 (2.30%) Go
9 2 (2.30%) Perl
9 2 (2.30%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.15%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.15%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (12.64%) Degree
2 5 (5.75%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.45%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.15%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.20%) QA
2 4 (4.60%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (3.45%) Docker
2 2 (2.30%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (2.30%) VirtualBox
3 1 (1.15%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (3.45%) HAProxy
2 2 (2.30%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 2 (2.30%) Puppet
2 2 (2.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.15%) Ansible
3 1 (1.15%) Grafana
3 1 (1.15%) Graylog
3 1 (1.15%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 1 (1.15%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.15%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.15%) Terraform
Vendors
1 16 (18.39%) Microsoft
2 10 (11.49%) Oracle
3 6 (6.90%) Sitecore
4 3 (3.45%) OpenText
5 2 (2.30%) IBM
5 2 (2.30%) SAP
5 2 (2.30%) Twitter
6 1 (1.15%) Adobe
6 1 (1.15%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.15%) HP
6 1 (1.15%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.15%) Salesforce.com