Period
to 24 July 2017

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 24 July 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)
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 30 28
Rank change year-on-year -3 -2 +5
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 70 174 82
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 7.44% 7.81% 6.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.66% 21.35% 16.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 109 58
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £350 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +18.52% +35.00%
10th Percentile £313 £275 £258
90th Percentile £433 £550 £515
North East median daily rate £350 £400 £325
% change year-on-year -12.50% +23.08% +20.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £9.00 - -
North East median hourly rate £9.00 - -

JavaScript is in the programming language skills category. The next 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 programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 356 815 485
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 37.83% 36.58% 37.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 519 323
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £355 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.23% -7.14% +24.56%
10th Percentile £285 £250 £250
90th Percentile £508 £500 £505
North East median daily rate £356 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +9.62% -7.14% +16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 35 7
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £42.50 £29.00 £15.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.55% +85.01% -51.77%
10th Percentile £11.73 £22.75 £10.10
90th Percentile £49.98 £36.74 £40.25
North East median hourly rate £42.00 £28.75 £17.07
% change year-on-year +46.09% +68.40% -31.02%

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 24 July 2017.

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 24 July 2017. 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 +1 66 £350 -12.50% 11
Sunderland -5 2 - - 1
Gateshead - 2 £388 - 1
JavaScript
North East

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 42 (60.00%) HTML
2 38 (54.29%) CSS
3 33 (47.14%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (44.29%) C#
5 27 (38.57%) MVC
6 26 (37.14%) .NET
7 24 (34.29%) Spring
7 24 (34.29%) HTML5
8 23 (32.86%) Java
9 20 (28.57%) TDD
10 18 (25.71%) JSON
10 18 (25.71%) SQL
11 17 (24.29%) XML
11 17 (24.29%) Test Automation
12 16 (22.86%) CSS3
13 15 (21.43%) Ajax
14 14 (20.00%) Front End Development
14 14 (20.00%) jQuery
14 14 (20.00%) ASP.NET
15 13 (18.57%) Microsoft
15 13 (18.57%) Spring MVC
15 13 (18.57%) Scrum
16 12 (17.14%) Web Development
16 12 (17.14%) Unit Testing
16 12 (17.14%) SOAP
17 11 (15.71%) SQL Server
17 11 (15.71%) Ruby on Rails
17 11 (15.71%) Ruby
17 11 (15.71%) REST
17 11 (15.71%) AngularJS

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 9 (12.86%) IIS
1 9 (12.86%) Tomcat
2 4 (5.71%) Apache ServiceMix
2 4 (5.71%) CMS
2 4 (5.71%) JBoss
3 3 (4.29%) GeoServer
3 3 (4.29%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.29%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (4.29%) WebLogic
3 3 (4.29%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.86%) Apache
4 2 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.86%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.86%) NServiceBus
5 1 (1.43%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.43%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (1.43%) G Suite
2 1 (1.43%) Google App Engine
2 1 (1.43%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.43%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.43%) HTTP
1 1 (1.43%) Internet
1 1 (1.43%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.71%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.71%) GIS
2 4 (5.71%) InterSystems Cache
3 3 (4.29%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.86%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.43%) DocumentDB
5 1 (1.43%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.43%) MS Access
5 1 (1.43%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 8 (11.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (10.00%) Cucumber
3 7 (10.00%) JUnit
4 4 (5.71%) JIRA
4 4 (5.71%) Maven
5 3 (4.29%) Ant
5 3 (4.29%) Gradle
5 3 (4.29%) Jenkins
5 3 (4.29%) Subversion
6 2 (2.86%) jMock
6 2 (2.86%) Mockito
6 2 (2.86%) Selenium
6 2 (2.86%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.43%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.43%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (1.43%) Mocha
7 1 (1.43%) Sinon.JS
7 1 (1.43%) Xcode
General
1 4 (5.71%) Advertising
1 4 (5.71%) Finance
2 2 (2.86%) Marketing
2 2 (2.86%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.43%) Banking
3 1 (1.43%) Electronics
3 1 (1.43%) Games
3 1 (1.43%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 62 (88.57%) Developer
2 16 (22.86%) Java Developer
3 15 (21.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 14 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 14 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 9 (12.86%) C# Developer
5 9 (12.86%) HTML Developer
5 9 (12.86%) Web Developer
6 8 (11.43%) HTML CSS Developer
7 7 (10.00%) Agile Developer
7 7 (10.00%) Java Scala Developer
7 7 (10.00%) Scala Developer
8 6 (8.57%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 5 (7.14%) Agile Java Developer
9 5 (7.14%) Designer
9 5 (7.14%) Linux Developer
9 5 (7.14%) Software Developer
9 5 (7.14%) UX Designer
10 4 (5.71%) Full Stack Developer
10 4 (5.71%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (60.00%) HTML
2 38 (54.29%) CSS
3 26 (37.14%) .NET
4 24 (34.29%) HTML5
4 24 (34.29%) Spring
5 18 (25.71%) JSON
6 17 (24.29%) XML
7 16 (22.86%) CSS3
8 15 (21.43%) Ajax
9 14 (20.00%) ASP.NET
9 14 (20.00%) jQuery
10 13 (18.57%) Spring MVC
11 12 (17.14%) SOAP
12 11 (15.71%) AngularJS
12 11 (15.71%) REST
12 11 (15.71%) Ruby on Rails
13 10 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
14 8 (11.43%) RESTful
15 7 (10.00%) .NET Framework
15 7 (10.00%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.57%) Linux Command Line
2 5 (7.14%) User Experience
3 3 (4.29%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.29%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.86%) NHS
5 1 (1.43%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.43%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.43%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.86%) Linux
2 7 (10.00%) Windows
3 3 (4.29%) Android
3 3 (4.29%) Unix
4 2 (2.86%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.86%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.43%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.43%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (47.14%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (38.57%) MVC
3 20 (28.57%) TDD
4 17 (24.29%) Test Automation
5 14 (20.00%) Front End Development
6 13 (18.57%) Scrum
7 12 (17.14%) Unit Testing
7 12 (17.14%) Web Development
8 9 (12.86%) OO
9 8 (11.43%) DevOps
9 8 (11.43%) Microservices
9 8 (11.43%) Software Engineering
10 7 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
10 7 (10.00%) SOA
10 7 (10.00%) Web Design
11 5 (7.14%) Analytics
11 5 (7.14%) Data Visualisation
11 5 (7.14%) Usability Testing
11 5 (7.14%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 31 (44.29%) C#
2 23 (32.86%) Java
3 18 (25.71%) SQL
4 11 (15.71%) Ruby
5 7 (10.00%) Scala
6 5 (7.14%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.86%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.86%) TypeScript
7 2 (2.86%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.43%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.43%) Google Apps Script
8 1 (1.43%) Groovy
8 1 (1.43%) Jython
8 1 (1.43%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.43%) PHP
8 1 (1.43%) Python
8 1 (1.43%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (1.43%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (1.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.71%) HL7
2 2 (2.86%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (1.43%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.43%) Docker
1 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (1.43%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (4.29%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (4.29%) Puppet
2 2 (2.86%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 1 (1.43%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 13 (18.57%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.86%) Google
3 5 (7.14%) Sitecore
4 4 (5.71%) InterSystems
4 4 (5.71%) Oracle
5 2 (2.86%) Apple
5 2 (2.86%) HP
6 1 (1.43%) Apigee
6 1 (1.43%) CA
6 1 (1.43%) OpenText
6 1 (1.43%) SAP
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