Period
to 21 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a JavaScript Developer was £413 per day in advertised job vacancies in Northern Ireland during the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Developer
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 42 24
Rank change year-on-year -13 -18 +5
Contract jobs requiring a JavaScript Developer 14 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 2.83% 1.14% 2.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.95% 1.17% 2.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 2
Northern Ireland median daily rate £413 £375 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -18.92% +54.17%
10th Percentile £406 £350 £396
90th Percentile £419 £425 £519
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £46.00 £42.00
% change year-on-year -2.17% +9.52% +5.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Northern Ireland
Contract vacancies in Northern Ireland with a recognized job title 474 343 147
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.76% 97.72% 93.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 342 227 74
Northern Ireland median daily rate £420 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.86% +11.54% +6.12%
10th Percentile £265 £213 £226
90th Percentile £538 £550 £500
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 31 4
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £14.50 £12.34 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.50% -19.08% +17.31%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.00 £13.16
90th Percentile £18.73 £18.00 £17.35
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +2.78% -5.26% +15.15%

JavaScript Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

Job postings that featured JavaScript Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland.

Job vacancy trend for JavaScript Developer in Northern Ireland

JavaScript Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing JavaScript Developer in Northern Ireland.

Contractor daily rate trend for JavaScript Developer in Northern Ireland

JavaScript Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northern Ireland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JavaScript Developer in Northern Ireland over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JavaScript Developer in Northern Ireland

JavaScript Developer
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript Developer within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 21 January 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
County Antrim -12 13 £413 +10.00% 2
JavaScript Developer
UK

JavaScript Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, JavaScript Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Northern Ireland region featuring JavaScript Developer in the job title.

1 14 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 13 (92.86%) MVC
2 13 (92.86%) CSS
3 12 (85.71%) Java
4 11 (78.57%) HTML
4 11 (78.57%) JSP
4 11 (78.57%) Web Services
4 11 (78.57%) XML
4 11 (78.57%) Hibernate
4 11 (78.57%) Banking
4 11 (78.57%) Spring
4 11 (78.57%) WebSphere
4 11 (78.57%) RESTful
5 10 (71.43%) Spring Integration
5 10 (71.43%) JSON
5 10 (71.43%) Finance
6 9 (64.29%) Spring Boot
6 9 (64.29%) Concurrent Programming
6 9 (64.29%) Virtual Team
6 9 (64.29%) Data Modelling
6 9 (64.29%) Servlets
6 9 (64.29%) Multithreading
6 9 (64.29%) JPA
6 9 (64.29%) Java EE
6 9 (64.29%) TypeScript
6 9 (64.29%) Node.js
7 3 (21.43%) Jasmine
7 3 (21.43%) Grunt
7 3 (21.43%) AngularJS
7 3 (21.43%) Twitter Bootstrap

JavaScript Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 (78.57%) WebSphere
2 2 (14.29%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) DB2
2 1 (7.14%) DB2 UDB
2 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
2 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Grunt
1 3 (21.43%) Jasmine
1 3 (21.43%) JUnit
2 2 (14.29%) Bower
2 2 (14.29%) Cucumber
2 2 (14.29%) Eclipse
3 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
3 1 (7.14%) JIRA
3 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (78.57%) Banking
2 10 (71.43%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (92.86%) CSS
2 11 (78.57%) Hibernate
2 11 (78.57%) HTML
2 11 (78.57%) JSP
2 11 (78.57%) RESTful
2 11 (78.57%) Spring
2 11 (78.57%) Web Services
2 11 (78.57%) XML
3 10 (71.43%) JSON
3 10 (71.43%) Spring Integration
4 9 (64.29%) Java EE
4 9 (64.29%) JPA
4 9 (64.29%) Node.js
4 9 (64.29%) Servlets
4 9 (64.29%) Spring Boot
5 3 (21.43%) AngularJS
5 3 (21.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (14.29%) Backbone.js
6 2 (14.29%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) Virtual Team
2 1 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.14%) STB
2 1 (7.14%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) MVC
2 9 (64.29%) Concurrent Programming
2 9 (64.29%) Data Modelling
2 9 (64.29%) Multithreading
3 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (14.29%) TDD
4 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
5 1 (7.14%) ETL
5 1 (7.14%) Front End Development
5 1 (7.14%) Project Management
5 1 (7.14%) Time Management
5 1 (7.14%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (85.71%) Java
3 9 (64.29%) TypeScript
4 2 (14.29%) SQL
5 1 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle