Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 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
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 24 16
Rank change year-on-year -2 -8 +5
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 81 224 203
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 6.61% 8.27% 10.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.30% 21.64% 29.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 179 146
North East median daily rate £400 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.88% +30.77%
10th Percentile £313 £310 £266
90th Percentile £495 £500 £675
England median daily rate £450 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +9.09% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 6
North East median hourly rate £10.00 - £27.50
England median hourly rate £43.00 £37.50 £33.55
% change year-on-year +14.67% +11.77% -1.32%

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 399 1035 697
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 32.54% 38.22% 34.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 720 462
North East median daily rate £380 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £275 £257 £258
90th Percentile £538 £501 £560
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 33 21
North East median hourly rate £45.00 £29.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.17% +45.00% +31.15%
10th Percentile £25.50 £21.50 £12.75
90th Percentile £48.92 £41.80 £38.75
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +21.95%

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 23 November 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 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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 -9 64 £400 - 20
Durham +13 13 £380 +18.75% 5
JavaScript
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 43 (53.09%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (51.85%) HTML
3 40 (49.38%) Java
4 38 (46.91%) CSS
5 34 (41.98%) C#
6 31 (38.27%) XML
7 30 (37.04%) SQL
8 25 (30.86%) Microsoft
9 24 (29.63%) Software Engineering
9 24 (29.63%) Scrum
10 22 (27.16%) AngularJS
11 21 (25.93%) .NET
12 18 (22.22%) Spring
12 18 (22.22%) Node.js
12 18 (22.22%) Microservices
13 17 (20.99%) JSON
13 17 (20.99%) SharePoint
14 16 (19.75%) TDD
15 15 (18.52%) SOA
15 15 (18.52%) jQuery
15 15 (18.52%) Front End Development
16 14 (17.28%) DevOps
16 14 (17.28%) JSP
16 14 (17.28%) Windows
17 13 (16.05%) OO
17 13 (16.05%) SOAP
17 13 (16.05%) Tomcat
17 13 (16.05%) Migration
17 13 (16.05%) Degree
17 13 (16.05%) Git (software)

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 17 (20.99%) SharePoint
2 13 (16.05%) Tomcat
3 9 (11.11%) Apache ServiceMix
3 9 (11.11%) IIS
3 9 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
4 8 (9.88%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (9.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (9.88%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (9.88%) MS Exchange
4 8 (9.88%) SharePoint 2013
4 8 (9.88%) Skype for Business
5 7 (8.64%) OpenStack
6 5 (6.17%) Apache Spark
7 4 (4.94%) CMS
7 4 (4.94%) Confluence
8 3 (3.70%) GeoServer
8 3 (3.70%) NServiceBus
8 3 (3.70%) WebLogic
9 2 (2.47%) Drupal
9 2 (2.47%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (4.94%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.23%) InfoPath
2 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.23%) OpenText Process Suite
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.88%) Office 365
2 7 (8.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (7.41%) Slack
4 5 (6.17%) Heroku
5 4 (4.94%) IaaS
5 4 (4.94%) PaaS
6 3 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (3.70%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (3.70%) AWS Lambda
6 3 (3.70%) Serverless
7 2 (2.47%) npm
7 2 (2.47%) Trello
8 1 (1.23%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.88%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.35%) PostgreSQL
1 10 (12.35%) SQL Server
2 9 (11.11%) Big Data
2 9 (11.11%) InterSystems Cache
2 9 (11.11%) MongoDB
3 7 (8.64%) MySQL
4 5 (6.17%) Hadoop
5 4 (4.94%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (4.94%) Data Mining
5 4 (4.94%) NoSQL
6 3 (3.70%) GIS
7 2 (2.47%) Geospatial Data
7 2 (2.47%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.47%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (2.47%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (2.47%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.23%) JasperReports
8 1 (1.23%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 13 (16.05%) Git (software)
2 8 (9.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (9.88%) Visual Studio
2 8 (9.88%) WebDriver
3 7 (8.64%) Jenkins
4 5 (6.17%) JUnit
5 4 (4.94%) Cucumber
5 4 (4.94%) Firebug
5 4 (4.94%) Gradle
5 4 (4.94%) Hamcrest
5 4 (4.94%) JIRA
6 3 (3.70%) Selenium
6 3 (3.70%) Selenium IDE
6 3 (3.70%) SoapUI
6 3 (3.70%) Subversion
7 2 (2.47%) Grunt
7 2 (2.47%) gulp
7 2 (2.47%) Maven
7 2 (2.47%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (2.47%) webpack
General
1 2 (2.47%) Advertising
1 2 (2.47%) Retail
2 1 (1.23%) Finance
2 1 (1.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 45 (55.56%) Developer
2 15 (18.52%) Java Developer
3 10 (12.35%) Software Developer
4 8 (9.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 8 (9.88%) JavaScript Developer
4 8 (9.88%) Senior Developer
5 7 (8.64%) Architect
6 6 (7.41%) C# Developer
6 6 (7.41%) Designer
6 6 (7.41%) Messaging Specialist
6 6 (7.41%) UI Developer
7 5 (6.17%) .NET Developer
7 5 (6.17%) Agile Developer
7 5 (6.17%) Analyst
7 5 (6.17%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (6.17%) Collaboration Specialist
7 5 (6.17%) HTML Developer
7 5 (6.17%) Interaction Designer
8 4 (4.94%) Digital Architect
8 4 (4.94%) Senior Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (51.85%) HTML
2 38 (46.91%) CSS
3 31 (38.27%) XML
4 22 (27.16%) AngularJS
5 21 (25.93%) .NET
6 18 (22.22%) Node.js
6 18 (22.22%) Spring
7 17 (20.99%) JSON
8 15 (18.52%) jQuery
9 14 (17.28%) JSP
10 13 (16.05%) HTML5
10 13 (16.05%) SOAP
11 10 (12.35%) Apache Camel
12 9 (11.11%) GWT
13 8 (9.88%) React
13 8 (9.88%) Spring Security
14 7 (8.64%) Play Framework
14 7 (8.64%) XSD
15 5 (6.17%) .NET Framework
15 5 (6.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.64%) User Experience
2 5 (6.17%) Linux Command Line
3 4 (4.94%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (3.70%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.47%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.23%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (17.28%) Windows
2 12 (14.81%) Linux
3 8 (9.88%) Windows Server
3 8 (9.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (4.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.47%) Unix
6 1 (1.23%) Android
6 1 (1.23%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.23%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.23%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (53.09%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (29.63%) Scrum
2 24 (29.63%) Software Engineering
3 18 (22.22%) Microservices
4 16 (19.75%) TDD
5 15 (18.52%) Front End Development
5 15 (18.52%) SOA
6 14 (17.28%) DevOps
7 13 (16.05%) Migration
7 13 (16.05%) OO
8 12 (14.81%) Open Source
9 11 (13.58%) Test Automation
10 10 (12.35%) BDD
10 10 (12.35%) SFIA
11 9 (11.11%) Kanban
12 8 (9.88%) Continuous Delivery
12 8 (9.88%) Load Balancing
12 8 (9.88%) MVC
13 7 (8.64%) Software Delivery
13 7 (8.64%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 40 (49.38%) Java
2 34 (41.98%) C#
3 30 (37.04%) SQL
4 12 (14.81%) Scala
5 11 (13.58%) PowerShell
6 4 (4.94%) Python
7 3 (3.70%) Groovy
8 2 (2.47%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.47%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.47%) TypeScript
8 2 (2.47%) VBA
9 1 (1.23%) C
9 1 (1.23%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.23%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (16.05%) Degree
2 10 (12.35%) SC Cleared
2 10 (12.35%) Security Cleared
3 8 (9.88%) MCSE
3 8 (9.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.47%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.11%) HL7
2 4 (4.94%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.23%) PMO
System Software
1 9 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 8 (9.88%) Brightmail
3 5 (6.17%) Docker
4 1 (1.23%) GeoWebCache
4 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (1.23%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.23%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 8 (9.88%) Puppet
2 3 (3.70%) Ansible
2 3 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 25 (30.86%) Microsoft
2 10 (12.35%) Google
3 9 (11.11%) InterSystems
4 8 (9.88%) IronPort
5 3 (3.70%) OpenText
5 3 (3.70%) Oracle
5 3 (3.70%) SaltStack
6 2 (2.47%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.23%) Apple
7 1 (1.23%) BEA