The median contractor rate for a JavaScript Developer was £413 per day in advertised job vacancies in South Yorkshire during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JavaScript Developer
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank 44 45 43
Rank change year-on-year +1 -2  
Contract jobs requiring a JavaScript Developer 11 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 2.39% 1.87% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.48% 1.93% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 0
Median daily rate £413 £250 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +65.00% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £379 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +8.21% -6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £22.54 -
% change year-on-year +88.55% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 444 518 394
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 96.31% 96.64% 94.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 349 266
Median daily rate £400 £375 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +19.04%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 16 24
Median hourly rate £12.00 £17.50 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.42% +66.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.25 £9.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £24.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

JavaScript Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire that featured JavaScript Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for JavaScript Developer in South Yorkshire

JavaScript Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JavaScript Developer in South Yorkshire

JavaScript Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JavaScript Developer in South Yorkshire over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JavaScript Developer in South Yorkshire

JavaScript Developer
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +7 10 £425 +36.00% 1
Doncaster - 1 £125 -
JavaScript Developer
Yorkshire

JavaScript Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, 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 South Yorkshire region featuring JavaScript Developer in the job title.

1 25 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 22 (88.00%) CSS
3 20 (80.00%) HTML
4 14 (56.00%) HTML5
4 14 (56.00%) CSS3
5 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (48.00%) Node.js
6 12 (48.00%) Git (software)
7 11 (44.00%) AngularJS
8 10 (40.00%) Front End Development
8 10 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
8 10 (40.00%) Web Design
9 9 (36.00%) Web Development
9 9 (36.00%) React
10 8 (32.00%) OO
10 8 (32.00%) TDD
11 7 (28.00%) jQuery
12 6 (24.00%) Ember.js
12 6 (24.00%) Subversion
13 5 (20.00%) Java
13 5 (20.00%) Sass
14 4 (16.00%) Linux
15 3 (12.00%) DOM
15 3 (12.00%) Unix
15 3 (12.00%) Adobe
15 3 (12.00%) Mac OS X
15 3 (12.00%) Internet
15 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
15 3 (12.00%) Open Source
15 3 (12.00%) BDD

JavaScript Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 2 (8.00%) Drupal
2 1 (4.00%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) Internet
2 2 (8.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) MySQL
1 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (48.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (24.00%) Subversion
3 2 (8.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (8.00%) TeamCity
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (88.00%) CSS
2 20 (80.00%) HTML
3 14 (56.00%) CSS3
3 14 (56.00%) HTML5
4 12 (48.00%) Node.js
5 11 (44.00%) AngularJS
6 9 (36.00%) React
7 7 (28.00%) jQuery
8 6 (24.00%) Ember.js
9 5 (20.00%) Sass
10 3 (12.00%) Ajax
10 3 (12.00%) DOM
10 3 (12.00%) JSON
10 3 (12.00%) RESTful
11 2 (8.00%) Redux
11 2 (8.00%) REST
11 2 (8.00%) Web Services
12 1 (4.00%) .NET
12 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
12 1 (4.00%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) RIA
1 3 (12.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Linux
2 3 (12.00%) Mac OS X
2 3 (12.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (40.00%) Front End Development
2 10 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 10 (40.00%) Web Design
3 9 (36.00%) Web Development
4 8 (32.00%) OO
4 8 (32.00%) TDD
5 3 (12.00%) BDD
5 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (12.00%) Open Source
5 3 (12.00%) Progressive Enhancement
6 2 (8.00%) Automated Testing
6 2 (8.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (8.00%) DevOps
6 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (8.00%) Prototyping
7 1 (4.00%) Line Management
7 1 (4.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (20.00%) Java
3 2 (8.00%) ES6
3 2 (8.00%) PHP
4 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Adobe
1 3 (12.00%) Ensighten