Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 July 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)
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 20 23
Rank change year-on-year +2 +3 -14
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 96 17 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 16.41% 7.02% 4.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.47% 20.00% 9.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 11 4
Northern Ireland median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £263 £313 £363
90th Percentile £574 £463 £392
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +4.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £30.10
% change year-on-year +11.84% +26.25% -14.00%

JavaScript is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Northern Ireland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 469 85 97
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 80.17% 35.12% 49.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 408 40 53
Northern Ireland median daily rate £413 £325 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.92% -3.70% -9.40%
10th Percentile £300 £163 £163
90th Percentile £488 £457 £468
UK median daily rate £445 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 2
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £22.50 £13.50 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.67% -57.81% -
UK median hourly rate £41.25 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +10.00% +7.14% +2.94%

JavaScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

Job postings citing JavaScript as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland.

Job vacancy trend for JavaScript in Northern Ireland

JavaScript
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JavaScript in Northern Ireland

JavaScript
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northern Ireland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JavaScript in Northern Ireland over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JavaScript in Northern Ireland

JavaScript
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript in Northern Ireland.

Contractor hourly rate trend for JavaScript in Northern Ireland

JavaScript
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 within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 23 July 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
County Antrim +2 94 £413 +13.79% 10
JavaScript
UK

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 52 (54.17%) Java
2 51 (53.13%) Finance
3 46 (47.92%) CSS
4 45 (46.88%) SQL
4 45 (46.88%) Oracle
5 44 (45.83%) XML
6 43 (44.79%) HTML
6 43 (44.79%) Node.js
7 42 (43.75%) Banking
8 40 (41.67%) MVC
9 38 (39.58%) C#
10 37 (38.54%) .NET
11 36 (37.50%) Web Services
12 34 (35.42%) Linux
12 34 (35.42%) Jenkins
13 33 (34.38%) Artifactory
13 33 (34.38%) TeamCity
14 32 (33.33%) Sonatype Nexus
15 31 (32.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 31 (32.29%) JSON
16 30 (31.25%) AngularJS
17 27 (28.13%) Continuous Integration
18 24 (25.00%) RESTful
19 22 (22.92%) Unix
20 21 (21.88%) Spring
20 21 (21.88%) SQL Server
21 20 (20.83%) ASP.NET
21 20 (20.83%) Active Directory
21 20 (20.83%) LDAP
21 20 (20.83%) DevOps

JavaScript
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 19 (19.79%) WebSphere
2 11 (11.46%) WebLogic
3 4 (4.17%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.13%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (3.13%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.04%) Apache
5 1 (1.04%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.04%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (1.04%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.38%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (3.13%) Sumo Logic
3 2 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.04%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.04%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.04%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (1.04%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (1.04%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (1.04%) GitHub
4 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.04%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 20 (20.83%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (21.88%) SQL Server
2 14 (14.58%) MongoDB
2 14 (14.58%) NoSQL
3 12 (12.50%) DB2
4 2 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.04%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.04%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.04%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (1.04%) Big Data
5 1 (1.04%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.04%) Impala
Development Applications
1 34 (35.42%) Jenkins
2 33 (34.38%) Artifactory
2 33 (34.38%) TeamCity
3 32 (33.33%) Sonatype Nexus
4 4 (4.17%) JIRA
4 4 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (4.17%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.04%) Bower
5 1 (1.04%) CppUnit
5 1 (1.04%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.04%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.04%) Grunt
5 1 (1.04%) Jasmine
5 1 (1.04%) JUnit
5 1 (1.04%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 51 (53.13%) Finance
2 42 (43.75%) Banking
3 2 (2.08%) Advertising
3 2 (2.08%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.04%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.04%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 66 (68.75%) Developer
2 26 (27.08%) JavaScript Developer
3 25 (26.04%) Senior Developer
4 23 (23.96%) Java Developer
5 22 (22.92%) Senior Java Developer
6 19 (19.79%) Full Stack Developer
7 18 (18.75%) Senior Full Stack Developer
8 16 (16.67%) UI Developer
9 15 (15.63%) HTML Developer
10 14 (14.58%) Angular Developer
10 14 (14.58%) HTML CSS Developer
11 13 (13.54%) JavaScript Engineer
12 12 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
13 11 (11.46%) .NET Developer
14 10 (10.42%) Senior JavaScript Developer
15 8 (8.33%) Support Engineer
16 6 (6.25%) Senior Support Engineer
17 5 (5.21%) Node.js Developer
18 4 (4.17%) SharePoint Developer
19 3 (3.13%) RPG Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (47.92%) CSS
2 44 (45.83%) XML
3 43 (44.79%) HTML
3 43 (44.79%) Node.js
4 37 (38.54%) .NET
5 36 (37.50%) Web Services
6 31 (32.29%) JSON
6 31 (32.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 30 (31.25%) AngularJS
8 24 (25.00%) RESTful
9 21 (21.88%) Spring
10 20 (20.83%) ASP.NET
11 19 (19.79%) Hibernate
11 19 (19.79%) HTML5
11 19 (19.79%) jQuery
11 19 (19.79%) JSP
11 19 (19.79%) Spring Integration
12 16 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
12 16 (16.67%) WCF
13 12 (12.50%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 16 (16.67%) Virtual Team
2 15 (15.63%) User Experience
3 9 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (8.33%) Social Network
5 7 (7.29%) Computer Science
6 5 (5.21%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (2.08%) Equities
8 1 (1.04%) Derivative
8 1 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.04%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 34 (35.42%) Linux
2 22 (22.92%) Unix
3 9 (9.38%) Windows
4 1 (1.04%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (41.67%) MVC
2 27 (28.13%) Continuous Integration
3 20 (20.83%) DevOps
4 16 (16.67%) CRM
5 15 (15.63%) OO
5 15 (15.63%) SDLC
5 15 (15.63%) Unit Testing
6 10 (10.42%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (8.33%) Concurrent Programming
7 8 (8.33%) Data Modelling
7 8 (8.33%) Multithreading
8 5 (5.21%) Continuous Delivery
9 3 (3.13%) Process Management
9 3 (3.13%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (3.13%) TDD
10 2 (2.08%) Waterfall
11 1 (1.04%) BDD
11 1 (1.04%) Big Data Analytics
11 1 (1.04%) Data Analytics
11 1 (1.04%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 52 (54.17%) Java
2 45 (46.88%) SQL
3 38 (39.58%) C#
4 12 (12.50%) PL/SQL
5 9 (9.38%) TypeScript
6 4 (4.17%) RPG
6 4 (4.17%) RPG IV
7 2 (2.08%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.04%) C
8 1 (1.04%) C++
8 1 (1.04%) RPG/400
8 1 (1.04%) Scala
8 1 (1.04%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (7.29%) Degree
2 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.04%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 20 (20.83%) Active Directory
2 9 (9.38%) Docker
3 1 (1.04%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 9 (9.38%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.04%) Oozie
Vendors
1 45 (46.88%) Oracle
2 19 (19.79%) Microsoft
3 15 (15.63%) Siebel
4 3 (3.13%) Twitter
5 1 (1.04%) Cloudera
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