Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Stockport 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 24 November 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)
Manchester > Stockport
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 5 4
Rank change year-on-year -2 -1 +8
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 21 39 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stockport 19.63% 21.91% 22.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.43% 46.43% 37.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 32 8
Stockport median daily rate £375 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +30.77% +12.07%
10th Percentile £325 £319 £243
90th Percentile £438 £568 £386
Manchester median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 8
Stockport median hourly rate £45.00 - £38.75
Manchester median hourly rate £35.00 £15.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +133.33% -50.00% -

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 Stockport with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Stockport
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 69 84 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stockport 64.49% 47.19% 58.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 64 21
Stockport median daily rate £410 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +23.08% +2.36%
10th Percentile £359 £250 £250
90th Percentile £466 £509 £413
Manchester median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 18
Stockport median hourly rate £40.00 £28.75 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.13% -23.33% -
10th Percentile £13.00 £18.63 £27.00
90th Percentile £41.00 £37.88 £40.30
Manchester median hourly rate £35.00 £22.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year +59.09% -36.23% +64.29%

JavaScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Stockport

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

Job vacancy trend for JavaScript in Stockport

JavaScript
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JavaScript in Stockport

JavaScript
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Stockport

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JavaScript in Stockport

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Stockport region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 16 (76.19%) Node.js
2 14 (66.67%) MongoDB
2 14 (66.67%) NoSQL
3 13 (61.90%) REST
4 11 (52.38%) CSS
5 10 (47.62%) Web Development
6 9 (42.86%) MVC
6 9 (42.86%) C#
6 9 (42.86%) Java
7 8 (38.10%) SQL
7 8 (38.10%) .NET
7 8 (38.10%) MySQL
7 8 (38.10%) Linux
7 8 (38.10%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (38.10%) TDD
7 8 (38.10%) Software Engineering
7 8 (38.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (38.10%) Git (software)
7 8 (38.10%) Test Automation
8 7 (33.33%) Open Source
8 7 (33.33%) Microservices
8 7 (33.33%) React
9 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (28.57%) Scrum
9 6 (28.57%) Visualisation
9 6 (28.57%) OWASP
9 6 (28.57%) JIRA
10 5 (23.81%) JUnit
10 5 (23.81%) Jenkins

JavaScript
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stockport 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 (19.05%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Slack
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (66.67%) MongoDB
1 14 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 8 (38.10%) MySQL
2 8 (38.10%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (19.05%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 8 (38.10%) Git (software)
2 6 (28.57%) JIRA
3 5 (23.81%) Cucumber
3 5 (23.81%) Jenkins
3 5 (23.81%) JUnit
4 4 (19.05%) Jasmine
5 1 (4.76%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (4.76%) Maven
5 1 (4.76%) Mocha
5 1 (4.76%) Selenium
General
1 1 (4.76%) Games
1 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
1 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Developer
2 8 (38.10%) Software Engineer
3 7 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
4 6 (28.57%) Java Engineer
4 6 (28.57%) Java Software Engineer
4 6 (28.57%) JavaScript Engineer
4 6 (28.57%) Senior Java Engineer
4 6 (28.57%) Senior Java Software Engineer
4 6 (28.57%) Web Developer
5 2 (9.52%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (9.52%) C# Web Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Designer
5 2 (9.52%) HTML CSS Designer
5 2 (9.52%) Java Developer
5 2 (9.52%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (9.52%) UI Designer
5 2 (9.52%) UI/UX Designer
5 2 (9.52%) UX Designer
5 2 (9.52%) Web UI Designer
5 2 (9.52%) Web UI/UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (76.19%) Node.js
2 13 (61.90%) REST
3 11 (52.38%) CSS
4 8 (38.10%) .NET
5 7 (33.33%) React
6 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (19.05%) AngularJS
7 4 (19.05%) HTML
8 3 (14.29%) HTML5
9 2 (9.52%) CSS3
9 2 (9.52%) jQuery
9 2 (9.52%) SVG
10 1 (4.76%) Ajax
10 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
10 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (4.76%) RESTful
10 1 (4.76%) Swing
10 1 (4.76%) Web Services
10 1 (4.76%) XHTML
10 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) User Experience
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Linux
1 8 (38.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Android
2 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Web Development
2 9 (42.86%) MVC
3 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (38.10%) Software Engineering
3 8 (38.10%) TDD
3 8 (38.10%) Test Automation
4 7 (33.33%) Microservices
4 7 (33.33%) Open Source
5 6 (28.57%) OWASP
5 6 (28.57%) Scrum
5 6 (28.57%) Visualisation
6 4 (19.05%) BDD
6 4 (19.05%) Case Management
6 4 (19.05%) Coaching
6 4 (19.05%) Mentoring
6 4 (19.05%) SDLC
7 3 (14.29%) Integration Testing
7 3 (14.29%) Kanban
8 2 (9.52%) OO
8 2 (9.52%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) C#
1 9 (42.86%) Java
2 8 (38.10%) SQL
3 1 (4.76%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Pega
1 4 (19.05%) Red Hat
2 1 (4.76%) Twitter
2 1 (4.76%) Xamarin