Period
to 18 November 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 18 November 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
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 34 23
Rank change year-on-year +20 -11 -9
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 109 64 219
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 11.96% 6.99% 9.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.30% 20.13% 23.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 64 176
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £438 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% - -11.11%
10th Percentile £311 £313 £309
90th Percentile £600 £507 £500
North East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -5.88%
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 372 318 950
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 40.83% 34.75% 39.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 211 676
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £413 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.45% +10.71% -12.50%
10th Percentile £281 £275 £253
90th Percentile £556 £550 £511
North East median daily rate £400 £378 £350
% change year-on-year +5.96% +7.86% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 35
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £32.66
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +30.15% +20.94%
10th Percentile £31.70 £19.90 £28.00
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.05 £40.60
North East median hourly rate £43.50 £45.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year -3.33% +38.46% +62.50%

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 18 November 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 18 November 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 +15 104 £450 +12.50% 77
Sunderland +5 5 £407 +20.59% 10
JavaScript
North East

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 51 (46.79%) HTML
2 47 (43.12%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (39.45%) CSS
4 37 (33.94%) Node.js
5 36 (33.03%) SQL
6 35 (32.11%) Java
7 31 (28.44%) DevOps
8 29 (26.61%) Linux
8 29 (26.61%) Software Engineering
8 29 (26.61%) MongoDB
9 28 (25.69%) Open Source
9 28 (25.69%) Docker
10 27 (24.77%) Problem-Solving
11 26 (23.85%) Jenkins
12 24 (22.02%) Python
13 23 (21.10%) C#
13 23 (21.10%) AngularJS
13 23 (21.10%) Test Automation
14 22 (20.18%) Microsoft Azure
15 21 (19.27%) Amazon AWS
15 21 (19.27%) Git (software)
15 21 (19.27%) jQuery
15 21 (19.27%) REST
16 20 (18.35%) Microservices
17 18 (16.51%) MySQL
17 18 (16.51%) OO
17 18 (16.51%) Windows
18 17 (15.60%) .NET
18 17 (15.60%) NoSQL
18 17 (15.60%) JIRA

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 15 (13.76%) Confluence
2 10 (9.17%) SharePoint
3 5 (4.59%) CMS
3 5 (4.59%) Drupal
4 4 (3.67%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (3.67%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.75%) Apache
5 3 (2.75%) Apache Solr
5 3 (2.75%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (2.75%) JBoss
5 3 (2.75%) nginx
5 3 (2.75%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.92%) Liferay
6 1 (0.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.92%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (1.83%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (20.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (19.27%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (8.26%) Google Cloud Platform
3 9 (8.26%) Slack
4 7 (6.42%) Amazon S3
5 5 (4.59%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (4.59%) Amazon ELB
5 5 (4.59%) Route 53
5 5 (4.59%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 4 (3.67%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (2.75%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (2.75%) Datadog
7 3 (2.75%) GitHub
7 3 (2.75%) Google Analytics
7 3 (2.75%) Office 365
8 2 (1.83%) Heroku
8 2 (1.83%) PaaS
8 2 (1.83%) SaaS
9 1 (0.92%) Force.com
9 1 (0.92%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (13.76%) HTTP
2 6 (5.50%) Firewall
2 6 (5.50%) HTTPS
2 6 (5.50%) iSCSI
2 6 (5.50%) NAS
2 6 (5.50%) SAN
3 4 (3.67%) SMS
4 3 (2.75%) SSL
4 3 (2.75%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (26.61%) MongoDB
2 18 (16.51%) MySQL
3 17 (15.60%) NoSQL
4 15 (13.76%) SQL Server
5 11 (10.09%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (5.50%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (2.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 3 (2.75%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.92%) Big Data
8 1 (0.92%) DB2
8 1 (0.92%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.92%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 26 (23.85%) Jenkins
2 21 (19.27%) Git (software)
3 17 (15.60%) JIRA
4 12 (11.01%) Cucumber
5 10 (9.17%) Selenium
6 7 (6.42%) Gatling
6 7 (6.42%) GitLab
6 7 (6.42%) JUnit
7 6 (5.50%) Subversion
8 5 (4.59%) Bitbucket
8 5 (4.59%) MSTest
8 5 (4.59%) NCrunch
8 5 (4.59%) SonarQube
9 4 (3.67%) Ant
9 4 (3.67%) Eclipse
10 3 (2.75%) Grunt
10 3 (2.75%) IntelliJ
10 3 (2.75%) Karma Test Runner
10 3 (2.75%) Maven
10 3 (2.75%) Sublime Text
General
1 5 (4.59%) Finance
2 4 (3.67%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.83%) Advertising
3 2 (1.83%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 66 (60.55%) Developer
2 13 (11.93%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (11.93%) Full Stack Developer
3 12 (11.01%) .NET Developer
3 12 (11.01%) Automation Engineer
4 10 (9.17%) Architect
4 10 (9.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 7 (6.42%) Java Developer
5 7 (6.42%) Open Source Architect
5 7 (6.42%) Open Source Developer
6 6 (5.50%) C# Developer
7 5 (4.59%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (4.59%) Sitecore Developer
7 5 (4.59%) SQL Developer
7 5 (4.59%) Web Developer
8 4 (3.67%) .NET Web Applications Developer
8 4 (3.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 4 (3.67%) ASP.NET Web Applications Developer
8 4 (3.67%) C# Web Application Developer
8 4 (3.67%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (46.79%) HTML
2 43 (39.45%) CSS
3 37 (33.94%) Node.js
4 23 (21.10%) AngularJS
5 21 (19.27%) jQuery
5 21 (19.27%) REST
6 17 (15.60%) .NET
7 14 (12.84%) Middleware
7 14 (12.84%) Web Services
8 12 (11.01%) ASP.NET
8 12 (11.01%) Spring
9 11 (10.09%) HTML5
9 11 (10.09%) React
10 10 (9.17%) ASP.NET MVC
10 10 (9.17%) XML
11 9 (8.26%) JSON
12 8 (7.34%) SOAP
13 6 (5.50%) .NET Framework
13 6 (5.50%) Hibernate
13 6 (5.50%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.50%) User Experience
2 4 (3.67%) Linux Command Line
2 4 (3.67%) Public Cloud
3 3 (2.75%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.75%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.75%) Replication
4 2 (1.83%) Blog
5 1 (0.92%) Biotechnology
5 1 (0.92%) Cloud Native
5 1 (0.92%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.92%) Life Science
5 1 (0.92%) Social Media
5 1 (0.92%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 29 (26.61%) Linux
2 18 (16.51%) Windows
3 12 (11.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (8.26%) CentOS
4 9 (8.26%) Unix
5 6 (5.50%) Windows Server
6 4 (3.67%) Debian
7 3 (2.75%) Ubuntu
8 2 (1.83%) DC/OS
8 2 (1.83%) Mesosphere
8 2 (1.83%) VMS
9 1 (0.92%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (43.12%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (28.44%) DevOps
3 29 (26.61%) Software Engineering
4 28 (25.69%) Open Source
5 27 (24.77%) Problem-Solving
6 23 (21.10%) Test Automation
7 20 (18.35%) Microservices
8 18 (16.51%) OO
9 17 (15.60%) Front End Development
10 16 (14.68%) Configuration Management
10 16 (14.68%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (14.68%) MVC
11 15 (13.76%) TDD
12 14 (12.84%) Runbook
13 13 (11.93%) ITIL
13 13 (11.93%) ITSM
14 11 (10.09%) Scrum
14 11 (10.09%) Web Development
15 9 (8.26%) BDD
15 9 (8.26%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 36 (33.03%) SQL
2 35 (32.11%) Java
3 24 (22.02%) Python
4 23 (21.10%) C#
5 10 (9.17%) PHP
6 8 (7.34%) C++
7 7 (6.42%) Bash Shell
7 7 (6.42%) PowerShell
8 5 (4.59%) Ruby
9 4 (3.67%) ES6
10 3 (2.75%) Groovy
10 3 (2.75%) Haskell
10 3 (2.75%) Perl
10 3 (2.75%) Scala
11 2 (1.83%) Java 8
11 2 (1.83%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.92%) Apex Code
12 1 (0.92%) Korn
12 1 (0.92%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.92%) XPath
Qualifications
1 13 (11.93%) Security Cleared
2 10 (9.17%) SC Cleared
3 8 (7.34%) Degree
4 5 (4.59%) DBS Check
4 5 (4.59%) DV Cleared
5 4 (3.67%) ISEB
5 4 (3.67%) ISTQB
5 4 (3.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (2.75%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.42%) QA
System Software
1 28 (25.69%) Docker
2 6 (5.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (14.68%) Puppet
2 13 (11.93%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 13 (11.93%) Kubernetes
2 13 (11.93%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (11.01%) Terraform
4 9 (8.26%) Ansible
5 8 (7.34%) Grafana
6 5 (4.59%) Packer
6 5 (4.59%) Prometheus
6 5 (4.59%) Rancher
7 3 (2.75%) Kibana
8 2 (1.83%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 14 (12.84%) Microsoft
2 13 (11.93%) HP
3 12 (11.01%) Google
4 10 (9.17%) Oracle
4 10 (9.17%) Sitecore
5 6 (5.50%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (4.59%) Black Duck
6 5 (4.59%) Red Hat
7 3 (2.75%) Adobe
7 3 (2.75%) webMethods
8 1 (0.92%) Foundry
8 1 (0.92%) Solace
8 1 (0.92%) Twitter
8 1 (0.92%) Zend