Period
to 21 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 21 September 2018 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)
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 38 30
Rank change year-on-year +16 -8 -10
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 88 53 218
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 9.63% 5.81% 8.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.47% 17.10% 21.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 37 160
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £409 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.69% -9.38% -5.88%
10th Percentile £311 £313 £301
90th Percentile £600 £502 £500
North East median daily rate £400 £364 £400
% change year-on-year +9.97% -9.06% +0.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - £10.00 -
North East median hourly rate - £10.00 -

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 375 310 995
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 41.03% 33.99% 39.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 271 200 669
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £375 £363 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.45% +6.62% -15.00%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £254
90th Percentile £550 £538 £500
North East median daily rate £377 £363 £340
% change year-on-year +4.03% +6.62% -9.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 40
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £31.00 £45.00 £32.66
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.11% +37.80% -11.74%
10th Percentile £27.75 £18.80 £27.85
90th Percentile £35.00 £51.00 £36.91
North East median hourly rate £31.00 £45.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year -31.11% +38.46% +28.79%

JavaScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing JavaScript as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for JavaScript in Tyne and Wear

JavaScript
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JavaScript in Tyne and Wear

JavaScript
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JavaScript in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JavaScript in Tyne and Wear

JavaScript
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JavaScript in Tyne and Wear

JavaScript
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 21 September 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +17 81 £420 +15.07% 63
Sunderland +5 7 £407 +20.59% 2
JavaScript
North East

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 55 (62.50%) HTML
2 49 (55.68%) CSS
3 44 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (32.95%) C#
5 24 (27.27%) Java
5 24 (27.27%) .NET
6 23 (26.14%) Microsoft Azure
6 23 (26.14%) Front End Development
7 22 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 20 (22.73%) SQL
8 20 (22.73%) Microsoft
8 20 (22.73%) DevOps
9 19 (21.59%) AngularJS
9 19 (21.59%) MongoDB
10 18 (20.45%) Node.js
10 18 (20.45%) MVC
10 18 (20.45%) ASP.NET
11 17 (19.32%) Linux
12 16 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
12 16 (18.18%) jQuery
13 15 (17.05%) Windows
13 15 (17.05%) Problem-Solving
14 14 (15.91%) Web Services
14 14 (15.91%) Open Source
15 13 (14.77%) RESTful
15 13 (14.77%) Software Engineering
16 12 (13.64%) OO
16 12 (13.64%) Python
16 12 (13.64%) REST
16 12 (13.64%) NoSQL

JavaScript
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 8 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.68%) CMS
3 4 (4.55%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (3.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.14%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.14%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.14%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.14%) Liferay
5 1 (1.14%) nginx
5 1 (1.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (2.27%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (2.27%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.14%) Maximo
2 1 (1.14%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.14%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 23 (26.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (9.09%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (3.41%) PaaS
6 2 (2.27%) GitHub
6 2 (2.27%) Slack
7 1 (1.14%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (1.14%) Force.com
7 1 (1.14%) Office 365
7 1 (1.14%) OpenShift
7 1 (1.14%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
7 1 (1.14%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.55%) Firewall
1 4 (4.55%) HTTP
1 4 (4.55%) HTTPS
1 4 (4.55%) iSCSI
1 4 (4.55%) NAS
1 4 (4.55%) SAN
1 4 (4.55%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (21.59%) MongoDB
3 12 (13.64%) NoSQL
4 9 (10.23%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (5.68%) MySQL
6 3 (3.41%) Big Data
7 2 (2.27%) DB2
7 2 (2.27%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.14%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 12 (13.64%) Jenkins
2 10 (11.36%) Git (software)
3 5 (5.68%) MSTest
3 5 (5.68%) NCrunch
4 3 (3.41%) JIRA
5 2 (2.27%) Subversion
6 1 (1.14%) Ant
6 1 (1.14%) Axure RP
6 1 (1.14%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.14%) Maven
6 1 (1.14%) NUnit
6 1 (1.14%) Selenium
General
1 6 (6.82%) Manufacturing
2 4 (4.55%) Finance
3 2 (2.27%) Advertising
4 1 (1.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 62 (70.45%) Developer
2 16 (18.18%) .NET Developer
3 12 (13.64%) Architect
4 11 (12.50%) Full Stack Developer
5 10 (11.36%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 8 (9.09%) C# Developer
7 7 (7.95%) Automation Engineer
7 7 (7.95%) Open Source Architect
7 7 (7.95%) Open Source Developer
8 6 (6.82%) Designer
8 6 (6.82%) Full Stack Web Developer
8 6 (6.82%) Web Developer
9 5 (5.68%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (5.68%) JavaScript Developer
9 5 (5.68%) Sitecore Developer
9 5 (5.68%) SQL Developer
10 4 (4.55%) .NET Web Applications Developer
10 4 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 4 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web Applications Developer
10 4 (4.55%) C# Web Application Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (62.50%) HTML
2 49 (55.68%) CSS
3 24 (27.27%) .NET
4 19 (21.59%) AngularJS
5 18 (20.45%) ASP.NET
5 18 (20.45%) Node.js
6 16 (18.18%) jQuery
7 14 (15.91%) Web Services
8 13 (14.77%) RESTful
9 12 (13.64%) REST
10 10 (11.36%) ASP.NET MVC
10 10 (11.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 9 (10.23%) JSON
11 9 (10.23%) Middleware
12 8 (9.09%) HTML5
13 6 (6.82%) .NET Framework
13 6 (6.82%) Spring
14 5 (5.68%) LINQ
14 5 (5.68%) React
14 5 (5.68%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.09%) User Experience
2 6 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.41%) Blog
3 3 (3.41%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (3.41%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (3.41%) Virtual Team
4 2 (2.27%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.27%) Public Cloud
4 2 (2.27%) Social Media
5 1 (1.14%) Clustering
5 1 (1.14%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.14%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 17 (19.32%) Linux
2 15 (17.05%) Windows
3 8 (9.09%) Windows Server
4 4 (4.55%) CentOS
4 4 (4.55%) Debian
4 4 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (3.41%) Unix
6 2 (2.27%) AIX
6 2 (2.27%) DC/OS
6 2 (2.27%) Mac OS
6 2 (2.27%) Mesosphere
6 2 (2.27%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (26.14%) Front End Development
3 20 (22.73%) DevOps
4 18 (20.45%) MVC
5 15 (17.05%) Problem-Solving
6 14 (15.91%) Open Source
7 13 (14.77%) Software Engineering
8 12 (13.64%) OO
9 10 (11.36%) Continuous Deployment
9 10 (11.36%) Microservices
10 9 (10.23%) TOGAF
10 9 (10.23%) Web Development
11 8 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
11 8 (9.09%) TDD
12 7 (7.95%) ITIL
12 7 (7.95%) ITSM
12 7 (7.95%) Open Source Development
12 7 (7.95%) Prototyping
12 7 (7.95%) Runbook
12 7 (7.95%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 29 (32.95%) C#
2 24 (27.27%) Java
3 20 (22.73%) SQL
4 12 (13.64%) Python
5 8 (9.09%) C++
6 5 (5.68%) PHP
7 4 (4.55%) Bash Shell
7 4 (4.55%) PowerShell
7 4 (4.55%) TypeScript
8 3 (3.41%) ES6
9 2 (2.27%) Ruby
9 2 (2.27%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.14%) Apex Code
10 1 (1.14%) Go
10 1 (1.14%) Groovy
10 1 (1.14%) Scala
Qualifications
1 10 (11.36%) Security Cleared
2 8 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.55%) Degree
3 4 (4.55%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.14%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.14%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.09%) GCP
2 4 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 12 (13.64%) Docker
2 4 (4.55%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.14%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 10 (11.36%) Kubernetes
2 9 (10.23%) Ansible
3 7 (7.95%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 6 (6.82%) Terraform
5 5 (5.68%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (5.68%) Puppet
6 2 (2.27%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (1.14%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 20 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 10 (11.36%) Oracle
2 10 (11.36%) Sitecore
3 8 (9.09%) Google
4 7 (7.95%) HP
5 6 (6.82%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (4.55%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.27%) Capita
8 1 (1.14%) IBM
8 1 (1.14%) OpenText
8 1 (1.14%) Twitter
8 1 (1.14%) Zend