Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 21 32
Rank change year-on-year +8 +11 -13
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 131 89 225
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 10.72% 7.13% 7.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.95% 21.87% 20.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 65 163
North East median daily rate £400 £365 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.59% -8.75% -
10th Percentile £311 £313 £297
90th Percentile £600 £483 £500
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 - £10.00 -
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year - +8.97% +16.24%

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 486 407 1,082
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 39.77% 32.59% 37.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 335 257 713
North East median daily rate £375 £363 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.45% +6.62% -8.72%
10th Percentile £263 £273 £256
90th Percentile £541 £525 £500
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 13 45
North East median hourly rate £33.00 £45.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.67% +38.46% +28.79%
10th Percentile £28.00 £24.30 £18.35
90th Percentile £41.25 £51.00 £36.74
England median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% +2.74%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +9 88 £407 +11.51% 75
Durham 0 36 £375 +10.29% 23
JavaScript
England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 92 (70.23%) HTML
2 80 (61.07%) CSS
3 65 (49.62%) Agile Software Development
4 46 (35.11%) .NET
5 42 (32.06%) C#
5 42 (32.06%) AngularJS
6 41 (31.30%) HTML5
7 38 (29.01%) ASP.NET
8 36 (27.48%) TDD
8 36 (27.48%) MVC
9 33 (25.19%) Microsoft Azure
10 32 (24.43%) Linux
11 31 (23.66%) SQL Server
11 31 (23.66%) Front End Development
12 30 (22.90%) SQL
13 29 (22.14%) Microsoft
13 29 (22.14%) MongoDB
14 28 (21.37%) Python
14 28 (21.37%) Scrum
15 27 (20.61%) Web Services
15 27 (20.61%) jQuery
15 27 (20.61%) Continuous Integration
16 26 (19.85%) Java
17 25 (19.08%) XML
18 24 (18.32%) Git (software)
19 23 (17.56%) CSS3
20 22 (16.79%) Node.js
20 22 (16.79%) JSON
20 22 (16.79%) Oracle
20 22 (16.79%) Docker

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 (8.40%) nginx
2 9 (6.87%) SharePoint
3 5 (3.82%) CMS
4 4 (3.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (3.05%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.76%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.76%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.76%) IIS
5 1 (0.76%) Liferay
5 1 (0.76%) NServiceBus
5 1 (0.76%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (1.53%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (1.53%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (1.53%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.53%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.53%) Maximo
1 2 (1.53%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (1.53%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.76%) SAP HCM
2 1 (0.76%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 33 (25.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (12.21%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (6.11%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (3.05%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (3.05%) iPaaS
4 4 (3.05%) Serverless
5 3 (2.29%) Azure Functions
5 3 (2.29%) PaaS
6 2 (1.53%) GitHub
6 2 (1.53%) Slack
7 1 (0.76%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.76%) Force.com
7 1 (0.76%) Office 365
7 1 (0.76%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.76%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.40%) Internet
2 10 (7.63%) Reverse Proxy
3 6 (4.58%) SMS
4 4 (3.05%) Firewall
4 4 (3.05%) HTTP
4 4 (3.05%) HTTPS
4 4 (3.05%) iSCSI
4 4 (3.05%) NAS
4 4 (3.05%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (23.66%) SQL Server
2 29 (22.14%) MongoDB
3 12 (9.16%) NoSQL
4 10 (7.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (6.87%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (6.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (5.34%) MySQL
7 4 (3.05%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (2.29%) Azure SQL Database
8 3 (2.29%) Big Data
9 2 (1.53%) DB2
9 2 (1.53%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.53%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.53%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.53%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (1.53%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.76%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 24 (18.32%) Git (software)
2 14 (10.69%) Jasmine
3 12 (9.16%) Jenkins
4 9 (6.87%) JIRA
4 9 (6.87%) MSTest
5 8 (6.11%) Protractor
6 5 (3.82%) NCrunch
6 5 (3.82%) NUnit
6 5 (3.82%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (3.05%) Karma Test Runner
7 4 (3.05%) Visual Studio Team System
8 3 (2.29%) Bower
8 3 (2.29%) Grunt
8 3 (2.29%) Subversion
9 1 (0.76%) Ant
9 1 (0.76%) Axure RP
9 1 (0.76%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.76%) Maven
9 1 (0.76%) Selenium
General
1 6 (4.58%) Manufacturing
2 4 (3.05%) Finance
3 2 (1.53%) Advertising
4 1 (0.76%) Automotive
4 1 (0.76%) Marketing
4 1 (0.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 101 (77.10%) Developer
2 20 (15.27%) .NET Developer
3 19 (14.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 18 (13.74%) Full Stack Developer
5 12 (9.16%) Architect
6 9 (6.87%) C# Developer
7 8 (6.11%) JavaScript Developer
7 8 (6.11%) Systems Developer
8 7 (5.34%) Open Source Architect
8 7 (5.34%) Open Source Developer
8 7 (5.34%) Web Developer
9 6 (4.58%) Applications Developer
9 6 (4.58%) Automation Engineer
9 6 (4.58%) C# .NET Developer
9 6 (4.58%) Designer
9 6 (4.58%) Full Stack Web Developer
10 5 (3.82%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 5 (3.82%) Lead Developer
10 5 (3.82%) Sitecore Developer
10 5 (3.82%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (70.23%) HTML
2 80 (61.07%) CSS
3 46 (35.11%) .NET
4 42 (32.06%) AngularJS
5 41 (31.30%) HTML5
6 38 (29.01%) ASP.NET
7 27 (20.61%) jQuery
7 27 (20.61%) Web Services
8 25 (19.08%) XML
9 23 (17.56%) CSS3
10 22 (16.79%) JSON
10 22 (16.79%) Node.js
11 21 (16.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 20 (15.27%) ASP.NET MVC
13 15 (11.45%) .NET Framework
14 14 (10.69%) RESTful
15 13 (9.92%) React
15 13 (9.92%) REST
16 10 (7.63%) ASP.NET Web API
16 10 (7.63%) lodash
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.16%) User Experience
2 10 (7.63%) RIA
3 7 (5.34%) N-Tier
4 6 (4.58%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.58%) Wiki
5 5 (3.82%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (3.05%) Blog
6 4 (3.05%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (3.05%) Reinsurance
7 3 (2.29%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (2.29%) Virtual Team
8 2 (1.53%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.53%) Social Media
9 1 (0.76%) Clustering
9 1 (0.76%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.76%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.76%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 32 (24.43%) Linux
2 15 (11.45%) Windows
3 8 (6.11%) Windows Server
4 6 (4.58%) Unix
5 4 (3.05%) CentOS
5 4 (3.05%) Debian
5 4 (3.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.29%) Mac OS
7 2 (1.53%) AIX
7 2 (1.53%) DC/OS
7 2 (1.53%) Mesosphere
7 2 (1.53%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (49.62%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (27.48%) MVC
2 36 (27.48%) TDD
3 31 (23.66%) Front End Development
4 28 (21.37%) Scrum
5 27 (20.61%) Continuous Integration
6 20 (15.27%) DevOps
7 18 (13.74%) OOD
8 17 (12.98%) OOP
9 16 (12.21%) Microservices
9 16 (12.21%) Test Automation
10 15 (11.45%) BDD
10 15 (11.45%) OO
11 14 (10.69%) Open Source
11 14 (10.69%) Problem-Solving
11 14 (10.69%) Virtual Environments
12 13 (9.92%) Software Engineering
13 12 (9.16%) Asynchronous Programming
14 11 (8.40%) Continuous Deployment
15 10 (7.63%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 42 (32.06%) C#
2 30 (22.90%) SQL
3 28 (21.37%) Python
4 26 (19.85%) Java
5 20 (15.27%) TypeScript
6 17 (12.98%) Bash Shell
7 10 (7.63%) ActionScript
7 10 (7.63%) ActionScript 3.0
8 8 (6.11%) C++
8 8 (6.11%) PHP
8 8 (6.11%) T-SQL
9 4 (3.05%) PowerShell
9 4 (3.05%) Ruby
10 3 (2.29%) ABAP
10 3 (2.29%) ES6
11 2 (1.53%) Go
11 2 (1.53%) Scala
11 2 (1.53%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.53%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.76%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 9 (6.87%) Security Cleared
2 7 (5.34%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.05%) Degree
4 3 (2.29%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.53%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.76%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.11%) GCP
2 4 (3.05%) QA
3 3 (2.29%) WCAG
System Software
1 22 (16.79%) Docker
2 10 (7.63%) VirtualBox
3 4 (3.05%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.76%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 11 (8.40%) HAProxy
2 10 (7.63%) Kubernetes
3 9 (6.87%) Ansible
4 6 (4.58%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 6 (4.58%) Terraform
5 5 (3.82%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (3.82%) Puppet
6 2 (1.53%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 2 (1.53%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (0.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 29 (22.14%) Microsoft
2 22 (16.79%) Oracle
3 10 (7.63%) Sitecore
4 8 (6.11%) Google
5 6 (4.58%) HP
5 6 (4.58%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (3.05%) Red Hat
7 3 (2.29%) SAP
7 3 (2.29%) Zend
8 2 (1.53%) Capita
8 2 (1.53%) IBM
8 2 (1.53%) Twitter
9 1 (0.76%) OpenText