Period
to 22 February 2019

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 22 February 2019 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
22 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 12 28 20
Rank change year-on-year +16 -8 -12
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 116 71 195
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 11.00% 7.14% 9.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.07% 21.78% 24.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 80 169
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -16.67%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £308
90th Percentile £532 £497 £494
North East median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -14.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - £9.00
North East median hourly rate - - £9.00

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 445 326 809
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 42.18% 32.80% 41.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 340 242 603
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £430 £394 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.21% +12.50% -7.41%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £276
90th Percentile £538 £550 £524
North East median daily rate £425 £380 £355
% change year-on-year +11.84% +7.04% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 17
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £45.00 £32.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.46% -13.33% +92.31%
10th Percentile £33.65 £24.60 £13.68
90th Percentile £48.75 £37.25 £55.25
North East median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% +92.31%

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 22 February 2019.

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 22 February 2019. 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 +13 101 £425 +6.25% 54
Gateshead - 8 £450 - 7
Sunderland - 5 £350 - 4
South Tyneside - 1 £400 -
Hebburn - 1 £400 - 1
JavaScript
North East

For the 6 months to 22 February 2019, 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 60 (51.72%) HTML
2 57 (49.14%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (40.52%) CSS
4 42 (36.21%) Node.js
5 38 (32.76%) Java
6 37 (31.90%) SQL
7 35 (30.17%) jQuery
8 33 (28.45%) MongoDB
9 31 (26.72%) Git (software)
10 30 (25.86%) Problem-Solving
11 29 (25.00%) AngularJS
11 29 (25.00%) Docker
12 28 (24.14%) Jenkins
13 27 (23.28%) DevOps
14 26 (22.41%) Microservices
14 26 (22.41%) Linux
14 26 (22.41%) Python
15 25 (21.55%) MySQL
16 24 (20.69%) C#
16 24 (20.69%) JIRA
17 23 (19.83%) Test Automation
17 23 (19.83%) Software Engineering
17 23 (19.83%) React
18 22 (18.97%) HTML5
19 21 (18.10%) .NET
20 20 (17.24%) Confluence
20 20 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
21 17 (14.66%) Oracle
21 17 (14.66%) Configuration Management
21 17 (14.66%) Open Source

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 20 (17.24%) Confluence
2 13 (11.21%) SharePoint
3 7 (6.03%) IIS
3 7 (6.03%) Skype for Business
3 7 (6.03%) Tomcat
4 6 (5.17%) Drupal
5 4 (3.45%) Apache
5 4 (3.45%) JBoss
5 4 (3.45%) nginx
5 4 (3.45%) WebLogic
6 3 (2.59%) Apache Solr
6 3 (2.59%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (1.72%) Documentum
8 1 (0.86%) CMS
8 1 (0.86%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.86%) Liferay
8 1 (0.86%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.86%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 7 (6.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.59%) Magento
3 2 (1.72%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 20 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (8.62%) Slack
4 9 (7.76%) Amazon S3
5 7 (6.03%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (5.17%) Amazon ELB
6 6 (5.17%) Google Cloud Platform
6 6 (5.17%) Route 53
6 6 (5.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 5 (4.31%) SaaS
8 4 (3.45%) GitHub
8 4 (3.45%) Google Analytics
9 3 (2.59%) AWS CloudFormation
9 3 (2.59%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (2.59%) Datadog
9 3 (2.59%) Office 365
10 2 (1.72%) Azure Active Directory
10 2 (1.72%) Heroku
11 1 (0.86%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 1 (0.86%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 16 (13.79%) HTTP
2 5 (4.31%) Firewall
2 5 (4.31%) HTTPS
2 5 (4.31%) iSCSI
2 5 (4.31%) NAS
2 5 (4.31%) SAN
3 4 (3.45%) SSL
3 4 (3.45%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.86%) FTP
4 1 (0.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (28.45%) MongoDB
2 25 (21.55%) MySQL
3 14 (12.07%) PostgreSQL
4 13 (11.21%) SQL Server
5 10 (8.62%) NoSQL
6 7 (6.03%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (3.45%) RDBMS
7 4 (3.45%) Relational Database
8 3 (2.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 3 (2.59%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (1.72%) Cosmos DB
9 2 (1.72%) HSQLDB
9 2 (1.72%) Redis
Development Applications
1 31 (26.72%) Git (software)
2 28 (24.14%) Jenkins
3 24 (20.69%) JIRA
4 17 (14.66%) Cucumber
5 14 (12.07%) Selenium
6 11 (9.48%) JUnit
7 10 (8.62%) GitLab
8 9 (7.76%) Grunt
8 9 (7.76%) gulp
9 8 (6.90%) Gatling
10 7 (6.03%) SonarQube
10 7 (6.03%) Subversion
10 7 (6.03%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (4.31%) Bitbucket
11 5 (4.31%) Maven
12 4 (3.45%) Ant
12 4 (3.45%) Eclipse
12 4 (3.45%) IntelliJ
12 4 (3.45%) Karma Test Runner
12 4 (3.45%) Sublime Text
General
1 4 (3.45%) Finance
2 2 (1.72%) Legal
2 2 (1.72%) Marketing
3 1 (0.86%) Law
Job Titles
1 74 (63.79%) Developer
2 18 (15.52%) Java Developer
3 13 (11.21%) DevOps Engineer
4 12 (10.34%) Full Stack Developer
5 10 (8.62%) Automation Engineer
5 10 (8.62%) Senior Developer
6 7 (6.03%) CRM Developer
6 7 (6.03%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 6 (5.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 6 (5.17%) JavaScript Developer
8 5 (4.31%) Analyst
8 5 (4.31%) Angular Developer
8 5 (4.31%) DevOps Developer
8 5 (4.31%) React Developer
9 4 (3.45%) .NET Developer
9 4 (3.45%) Senior Java Developer
10 3 (2.59%) HTML Developer
10 3 (2.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (2.59%) Server Engineer
10 3 (2.59%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (51.72%) HTML
2 47 (40.52%) CSS
3 42 (36.21%) Node.js
4 35 (30.17%) jQuery
5 29 (25.00%) AngularJS
6 23 (19.83%) React
7 22 (18.97%) HTML5
8 21 (18.10%) .NET
9 15 (12.93%) REST
9 15 (12.93%) Spring
10 14 (12.07%) RESTful
11 13 (11.21%) Web Services
11 13 (11.21%) XML
12 12 (10.34%) Middleware
13 11 (9.48%) SOAP
14 10 (8.62%) Hibernate
14 10 (8.62%) Sass
15 9 (7.76%) JSON
16 7 (6.03%) CSS3
16 7 (6.03%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.76%) User Experience
2 5 (4.31%) Public Cloud
3 4 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.59%) Cloud Native
4 3 (2.59%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (2.59%) Replication
5 2 (1.72%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (1.72%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.86%) Biotechnology
6 1 (0.86%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.86%) e-Learning
6 1 (0.86%) Life Science
6 1 (0.86%) RIA
6 1 (0.86%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.86%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 26 (22.41%) Linux
2 13 (11.21%) Windows
3 11 (9.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (7.76%) Unix
5 8 (6.90%) CentOS
6 6 (5.17%) Ubuntu
7 5 (4.31%) Windows Server
8 2 (1.72%) Debian
8 2 (1.72%) Fedora
8 2 (1.72%) SUSE
9 1 (0.86%) Android
9 1 (0.86%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (49.14%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (25.86%) Problem-Solving
3 27 (23.28%) DevOps
4 26 (22.41%) Microservices
5 23 (19.83%) Software Engineering
5 23 (19.83%) Test Automation
6 17 (14.66%) Configuration Management
6 17 (14.66%) Open Source
7 16 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (12.07%) Scrum
9 13 (11.21%) TDD
10 12 (10.34%) OO
10 12 (10.34%) Runbook
11 11 (9.48%) API Design
11 11 (9.48%) ITIL
11 11 (9.48%) ITSM
12 10 (8.62%) BDD
13 9 (7.76%) Front End Development
13 9 (7.76%) MVC
14 8 (6.90%) API Development
Programming Languages
1 38 (32.76%) Java
2 37 (31.90%) SQL
3 26 (22.41%) Python
4 24 (20.69%) C#
5 12 (10.34%) PHP
6 10 (8.62%) PowerShell
7 9 (7.76%) Ruby
8 8 (6.90%) C++
9 5 (4.31%) Bash Shell
9 5 (4.31%) TypeScript
10 4 (3.45%) Groovy
10 4 (3.45%) Haskell
10 4 (3.45%) Java 8
10 4 (3.45%) Perl
10 4 (3.45%) Scala
11 3 (2.59%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.86%) Korn
12 1 (0.86%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.86%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.86%) XPath
Qualifications
1 13 (11.21%) Security Cleared
2 10 (8.62%) SC Cleared
3 6 (5.17%) Degree
4 5 (4.31%) DBS Check
5 4 (3.45%) DV Cleared
5 4 (3.45%) ISEB
5 4 (3.45%) ISTQB
5 4 (3.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (2.59%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.34%) QA
System Software
1 29 (25.00%) Docker
2 7 (6.03%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (13.79%) Puppet
2 12 (10.34%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (9.48%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 10 (8.62%) Grafana
5 9 (7.76%) Kubernetes
6 7 (6.03%) Terraform
7 6 (5.17%) Ansible
7 6 (5.17%) Packer
7 6 (5.17%) Prometheus
7 6 (5.17%) Rancher
8 4 (3.45%) Kibana
Vendors
1 17 (14.66%) Oracle
2 14 (12.07%) Microsoft
3 11 (9.48%) HP
4 10 (8.62%) Google
5 8 (6.90%) Adobe
6 6 (5.17%) Black Duck
7 4 (3.45%) webMethods
8 3 (2.59%) Pega
8 3 (2.59%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.72%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.86%) Foundry
10 1 (0.86%) Perforce
10 1 (0.86%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.86%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.86%) Solace