Period
to 16 February 2019

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 February 2019 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 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 13 33 17
Rank change year-on-year +20 -16 -8
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 149 77 227
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 10.70% 6.27% 9.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.42% 19.90% 24.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 80 192
North East median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -14.87%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £305
90th Percentile £538 £513 £492
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
North East median hourly rate - - £9.00
England median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +4.65% +14.67% +7.14%

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 564 387 919
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 40.49% 31.51% 39.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 410 269 668
North East median daily rate £425 £400 £354
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +13.07% -5.92%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £275
90th Percentile £538 £550 £524
England median daily rate £485 £475 £425
% change year-on-year +2.11% +11.76% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 16 18
North East median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% +92.31%
10th Percentile £15.87 £31.25 £19.03
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.75 £55.25
England median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 February 2019.

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 February 2019. 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 +14 115 £425 +6.25% 81
Durham +9 34 £475 +29.25% 29
JavaScript
England

For the 6 months to 16 February 2019, 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 (60.40%) HTML
2 74 (49.66%) CSS
3 71 (47.65%) Agile Software Development
4 52 (34.90%) Node.js
5 49 (32.89%) .NET
6 48 (32.21%) jQuery
7 47 (31.54%) HTML5
7 47 (31.54%) AngularJS
8 46 (30.87%) C#
9 42 (28.19%) SQL
10 39 (26.17%) Git (software)
10 39 (26.17%) Microservices
11 38 (25.50%) Test Automation
11 38 (25.50%) Microsoft Azure
12 37 (24.83%) TDD
13 36 (24.16%) Java
14 35 (23.49%) React
15 34 (22.82%) MongoDB
16 32 (21.48%) Problem-Solving
17 31 (20.81%) Continuous Integration
18 30 (20.13%) Linux
18 30 (20.13%) Python
18 30 (20.13%) Docker
19 28 (18.79%) Jenkins
20 27 (18.12%) DevOps
20 27 (18.12%) Web Services
21 26 (17.45%) ASP.NET
21 26 (17.45%) MySQL
22 25 (16.78%) Software Engineering
22 25 (16.78%) MVC

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 18 (12.08%) Confluence
2 11 (7.38%) SharePoint
3 9 (6.04%) CMS
4 7 (4.70%) IIS
4 7 (4.70%) Skype for Business
4 7 (4.70%) Tomcat
5 6 (4.03%) Drupal
6 5 (3.36%) Apache
7 4 (2.68%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (2.68%) JBoss
7 4 (2.68%) nginx
7 4 (2.68%) WebLogic
8 3 (2.01%) Apache Solr
9 2 (1.34%) Documentum
10 1 (0.67%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.67%) Liferay
10 1 (0.67%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.67%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 7 (4.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.01%) Magento
3 2 (1.34%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 38 (25.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (15.44%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (6.71%) Slack
4 9 (6.04%) Amazon S3
5 8 (5.37%) Google Cloud Platform
5 8 (5.37%) IaaS
5 8 (5.37%) PaaS
6 7 (4.70%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (4.03%) Amazon ELB
7 6 (4.03%) Route 53
7 6 (4.03%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 5 (3.36%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (3.36%) SaaS
9 4 (2.68%) GitHub
9 4 (2.68%) Google Analytics
9 4 (2.68%) Office 365
10 3 (2.01%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (2.01%) Datadog
11 2 (1.34%) Heroku
12 1 (0.67%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 17 (11.41%) HTTP
2 6 (4.03%) Firewall
2 6 (4.03%) HTTPS
2 6 (4.03%) iSCSI
2 6 (4.03%) NAS
2 6 (4.03%) SAN
3 4 (2.68%) SSL
3 4 (2.68%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (22.82%) MongoDB
2 26 (17.45%) MySQL
3 22 (14.77%) SQL Server
4 15 (10.07%) PostgreSQL
5 12 (8.05%) NoSQL
6 8 (5.37%) Redis
7 7 (4.70%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (2.68%) RDBMS
8 4 (2.68%) Relational Database
9 3 (2.01%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 3 (2.01%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 39 (26.17%) Git (software)
2 28 (18.79%) Jenkins
3 22 (14.77%) JIRA
4 21 (14.09%) Grunt
5 16 (10.74%) Cucumber
6 13 (8.72%) Protractor
6 13 (8.72%) Selenium
7 12 (8.05%) Bower
8 10 (6.71%) GitLab
8 10 (6.71%) Visual Studio
9 9 (6.04%) gulp
9 9 (6.04%) Team Foundation Server
10 8 (5.37%) Gatling
10 8 (5.37%) JUnit
11 7 (4.70%) SonarQube
11 7 (4.70%) Subversion
12 5 (3.36%) Bitbucket
12 5 (3.36%) Maven
13 4 (2.68%) Ant
13 4 (2.68%) Eclipse
General
1 6 (4.03%) Finance
2 2 (1.34%) Legal
2 2 (1.34%) Marketing
3 1 (0.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 100 (67.11%) Developer
2 21 (14.09%) Full Stack Developer
3 19 (12.75%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 19 (12.75%) Java Developer
4 15 (10.07%) DevOps Engineer
5 11 (7.38%) Automation Engineer
5 11 (7.38%) Senior Developer
6 9 (6.04%) .NET Developer
7 7 (4.70%) CRM Developer
7 7 (4.70%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 6 (4.03%) JavaScript Developer
9 5 (3.36%) Angular Developer
9 5 (3.36%) DevOps Developer
9 5 (3.36%) React Developer
10 4 (2.68%) Analyst
10 4 (2.68%) Python Developer
10 4 (2.68%) Senior Java Developer
11 3 (2.01%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 3 (2.01%) Software Engineer
11 3 (2.01%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (60.40%) HTML
2 74 (49.66%) CSS
3 52 (34.90%) Node.js
4 49 (32.89%) .NET
5 48 (32.21%) jQuery
6 47 (31.54%) AngularJS
6 47 (31.54%) HTML5
7 35 (23.49%) React
8 27 (18.12%) Web Services
9 26 (17.45%) ASP.NET
10 24 (16.11%) RESTful
10 24 (16.11%) Sass
11 22 (14.77%) CSS3
12 16 (10.74%) ASP.NET MVC
12 16 (10.74%) REST
13 15 (10.07%) Spring
14 13 (8.72%) .NET Framework
14 13 (8.72%) XML
15 12 (8.05%) Middleware
16 11 (7.38%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.04%) User Experience
2 5 (3.36%) Public Cloud
3 4 (2.68%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.68%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (2.01%) Cloud Native
4 3 (2.01%) Replication
5 2 (1.34%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.67%) Biotechnology
6 1 (0.67%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.67%) Life Science
6 1 (0.67%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.67%) RIA
6 1 (0.67%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 30 (20.13%) Linux
2 15 (10.07%) Windows
3 12 (8.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (6.71%) Unix
5 9 (6.04%) CentOS
6 6 (4.03%) Ubuntu
6 6 (4.03%) Windows Server
7 3 (2.01%) Debian
8 2 (1.34%) Fedora
8 2 (1.34%) SUSE
9 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (47.65%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (26.17%) Microservices
3 38 (25.50%) Test Automation
4 37 (24.83%) TDD
5 32 (21.48%) Problem-Solving
6 31 (20.81%) Continuous Integration
7 27 (18.12%) DevOps
8 25 (16.78%) MVC
8 25 (16.78%) Software Engineering
9 22 (14.77%) Front End Development
9 22 (14.77%) Scrum
10 21 (14.09%) API Design
11 20 (13.42%) Configuration Management
12 18 (12.08%) Coaching
13 17 (11.41%) Open Source
13 17 (11.41%) Test Scripting
14 16 (10.74%) Continuous Delivery
15 15 (10.07%) Multithreading
15 15 (10.07%) Non-Blocking Code
16 14 (9.40%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 46 (30.87%) C#
2 42 (28.19%) SQL
3 36 (24.16%) Java
4 30 (20.13%) Python
5 13 (8.72%) PHP
6 11 (7.38%) C++
7 10 (6.71%) PowerShell
8 9 (6.04%) Ruby
9 6 (4.03%) TypeScript
10 5 (3.36%) Bash Shell
11 4 (2.68%) Groovy
11 4 (2.68%) Haskell
11 4 (2.68%) Java 8
11 4 (2.68%) Perl
11 4 (2.68%) Scala
12 3 (2.01%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.67%) ES6
13 1 (0.67%) Korn
13 1 (0.67%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.67%) XPath
Qualifications
1 13 (8.72%) Security Cleared
2 10 (6.71%) SC Cleared
3 8 (5.37%) BPSS Clearance
4 6 (4.03%) DBS Check
4 6 (4.03%) Degree
5 5 (3.36%) DV Cleared
6 4 (2.68%) ISEB
6 4 (2.68%) ISTQB
6 4 (2.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (2.01%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (12.08%) QA
2 12 (8.05%) WCAG
3 1 (0.67%) GDPR
System Software
1 30 (20.13%) Docker
2 6 (4.03%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (10.74%) Puppet
2 12 (8.05%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 12 (8.05%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (7.38%) Kubernetes
4 10 (6.71%) Grafana
5 9 (6.04%) Ansible
6 8 (5.37%) Terraform
7 6 (4.03%) Packer
7 6 (4.03%) Prometheus
7 6 (4.03%) Rancher
8 4 (2.68%) Kibana
Vendors
1 19 (12.75%) Microsoft
2 17 (11.41%) Oracle
3 12 (8.05%) Google
3 12 (8.05%) HP
4 8 (5.37%) Adobe
5 6 (4.03%) Black Duck
6 4 (2.68%) Red Hat
6 4 (2.68%) webMethods
7 3 (2.01%) Pega
8 2 (1.34%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.67%) Foundry
9 1 (0.67%) Perforce
9 1 (0.67%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.67%) Solace
9 1 (0.67%) Zend