The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Salford with a requirement for JavaScript skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Manchester / Salford
Rank 5 4 8
Rank change year-on-year -1 +4  
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 19 21 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Salford 24.68% 52.50% 9.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 50.00% 58.33% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 17 2
Median daily rate £425 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +10.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.75 £38.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +9.86% +8.57%  

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 Salford with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Salford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 38 36 10
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Salford 49.35% 90.00% 45.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 29 7
Median daily rate £400 £425 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +19.29%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £488 £398
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

JavaScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Salford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Salford citing JavaScript as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for JavaScript in Salford

JavaScript
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Salford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JavaScript in Salford

JavaScript
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Salford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JavaScript in Salford over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JavaScript in Salford

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Salford region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 22 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (50.00%) HTML
3 13 (43.33%) TDD
3 13 (43.33%) Android
4 12 (40.00%) AngularJS
4 12 (40.00%) Scrum
4 12 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 12 (40.00%) Web Services
4 12 (40.00%) Games
5 11 (36.67%) HTML5
6 10 (33.33%) Apple iOS
6 10 (33.33%) React
7 9 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 9 (30.00%) Mobile App
7 9 (30.00%) Apache Cordova
7 9 (30.00%) ServiceNow
7 9 (30.00%) ITIL V3
7 9 (30.00%) Workflow
7 9 (30.00%) LDAP
7 9 (30.00%) ITIL
8 8 (26.67%) QA
8 8 (26.67%) Node.js
9 7 (23.33%) BDD
9 7 (23.33%) Continuous Delivery
9 7 (23.33%) ES6
10 6 (20.00%) DevOps
10 6 (20.00%) C#
11 5 (16.67%) PRINCE2
11 5 (16.67%) Selenium
11 5 (16.67%) Release Management

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Salford 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 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.33%) CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) GitHub
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (30.00%) LDAP
2 2 (6.67%) Internet
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Selenium
2 4 (13.33%) Babel
3 3 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (10.00%) webpack
4 2 (6.67%) Jasmine
4 2 (6.67%) JIRA
4 2 (6.67%) Mocha
General
1 12 (40.00%) Games
2 3 (10.00%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 16 (53.33%) Developer
2 9 (30.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 5 (16.67%) Software Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Architect
4 4 (13.33%) Software Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Lead Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Node.js Developer
5 3 (10.00%) ServiceNow Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Applications Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) Applications Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Applications Project Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) CRM Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Linux Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Mobile Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Project Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Technical Leader
7 1 (3.33%) Applications Development Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Development Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Development Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (50.00%) HTML
2 12 (40.00%) AngularJS
2 12 (40.00%) Web Services
3 11 (36.67%) HTML5
4 10 (33.33%) React
5 9 (30.00%) Apache Cordova
5 9 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 8 (26.67%) Node.js
7 4 (13.33%) Pixi.js
7 4 (13.33%) React Native
7 4 (13.33%) REST
7 4 (13.33%) WebGL
7 4 (13.33%) XML
8 3 (10.00%) Ember.js
8 3 (10.00%) GStreamer
9 2 (6.67%) .NET
9 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET
9 2 (6.67%) HTML5 Canvas
10 1 (3.33%) FFmpeg
10 1 (3.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) Mobile App
2 5 (16.67%) Web 2.0
3 4 (13.33%) IPTV
4 2 (6.67%) 3D Graphics
4 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.67%) Interactive TV
4 2 (6.67%) MHEG
4 2 (6.67%) Streaming Video
5 1 (3.33%) Mobile Games
5 1 (3.33%) New Media
5 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (43.33%) Android
2 10 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 3 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (43.33%) TDD
3 12 (40.00%) Scrum
3 12 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 9 (30.00%) ITIL
4 9 (30.00%) ITIL V3
4 9 (30.00%) Workflow
5 7 (23.33%) BDD
5 7 (23.33%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (20.00%) DevOps
7 5 (16.67%) Automated Testing
7 5 (16.67%) Identity Management
7 5 (16.67%) Issue Tracking
7 5 (16.67%) PRINCE2
7 5 (16.67%) Release Management
8 4 (13.33%) Android Development
8 4 (13.33%) Kanban
8 4 (13.33%) SDLC
8 4 (13.33%) Software Testing
9 3 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (23.33%) ES6
2 6 (20.00%) C#
3 4 (13.33%) Java
4 2 (6.67%) ActionScript
4 2 (6.67%) C++
4 2 (6.67%) ECMAScript
4 2 (6.67%) PHP
4 2 (6.67%) Ruby
5 1 (3.33%) Apple Swift
5 1 (3.33%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) SC Cleared
1 4 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (26.67%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (30.00%) ServiceNow
2 4 (13.33%) Twitter
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.67%) OpenTV
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