Period
to 23 January 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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 20 10
Rank change year-on-year -14 -10 +19
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 64 190 200
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 6.74% 9.43% 13.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.65% 23.06% 32.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 163 140
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £400 £380 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -15.56% +50.00%
10th Percentile £313 £308 £300
90th Percentile £513 £498 £696
North East median daily rate £400 £380 £430
% change year-on-year +5.26% -11.63% +27.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £10.00 - £27.75
North East median hourly rate £10.00 - £27.50

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 310 824 617
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 32.67% 40.89% 41.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 613 402
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £400 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £275 £275 £280
90th Percentile £576 £513 £550
North East median daily rate £400 £350 £398
% change year-on-year +14.29% -11.95% +13.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 17 16
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £36.25 £37.50 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.33% +59.57% -21.67%
10th Percentile £17.70 £30.10 £13.81
90th Percentile £47.66 £55.25 £40.88
North East median hourly rate £43.75 £37.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year +16.67% +92.31% -29.09%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -12 63 £400 +1.59% 38
Sunderland +2 1 £338 - 3
JavaScript
North East

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 40 (62.50%) HTML
2 36 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (53.13%) CSS
4 33 (51.56%) Java
5 27 (42.19%) XML
6 26 (40.63%) SQL
7 22 (34.38%) C#
8 20 (31.25%) Scrum
8 20 (31.25%) Microservices
9 18 (28.13%) Front End Development
10 17 (26.56%) Software Engineering
10 17 (26.56%) Microsoft
11 15 (23.44%) .NET
11 15 (23.44%) TDD
12 14 (21.88%) Spring
12 14 (21.88%) JSON
12 14 (21.88%) JSP
12 14 (21.88%) SharePoint
12 14 (21.88%) Git (software)
12 14 (21.88%) Node.js
13 13 (20.31%) DevOps
13 13 (20.31%) Degree
13 13 (20.31%) jQuery
14 12 (18.75%) PostgreSQL
14 12 (18.75%) Migration
14 12 (18.75%) SFIA
14 12 (18.75%) BDD
14 12 (18.75%) Scala
15 11 (17.19%) Kanban
15 11 (17.19%) SC Cleared

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 14 (21.88%) SharePoint
2 10 (15.63%) Tomcat
3 7 (10.94%) Apache ServiceMix
3 7 (10.94%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (10.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (10.94%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (10.94%) IIS
3 7 (10.94%) MS Exchange
3 7 (10.94%) OpenStack
3 7 (10.94%) SharePoint 2010
3 7 (10.94%) SharePoint 2013
3 7 (10.94%) Skype for Business
4 5 (7.81%) Apache Spark
5 4 (6.25%) Confluence
6 2 (3.13%) CMS
6 2 (3.13%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.56%) Apache
7 1 (1.56%) GeoServer
7 1 (1.56%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (6.25%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.56%) InfoPath
2 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.94%) Office 365
2 6 (9.38%) Slack
3 5 (7.81%) Heroku
4 3 (4.69%) IaaS
4 3 (4.69%) PaaS
5 2 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (3.13%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (3.13%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (3.13%) npm
5 2 (3.13%) Serverless
5 2 (3.13%) Trello
6 1 (1.56%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.94%) Skype
2 1 (1.56%) Firewall
2 1 (1.56%) HTTP
2 1 (1.56%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.56%) iSCSI
2 1 (1.56%) NAS
2 1 (1.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.75%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (14.06%) Big Data
2 9 (14.06%) MongoDB
3 7 (10.94%) InterSystems Cache
4 6 (9.38%) MySQL
5 5 (7.81%) Hadoop
6 4 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (6.25%) Data Mining
6 4 (6.25%) NoSQL
6 4 (6.25%) SQL Server
7 2 (3.13%) Geospatial Data
8 1 (1.56%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 14 (21.88%) Git (software)
2 11 (17.19%) Visual Studio
3 8 (12.50%) Jenkins
4 7 (10.94%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (10.94%) WebDriver
5 6 (9.38%) Firebug
5 6 (9.38%) Gradle
5 6 (9.38%) Hamcrest
5 6 (9.38%) JUnit
6 4 (6.25%) Cucumber
6 4 (6.25%) JIRA
7 2 (3.13%) Grunt
7 2 (3.13%) gulp
7 2 (3.13%) Selenium
7 2 (3.13%) Selenium IDE
7 2 (3.13%) SoapUI
7 2 (3.13%) Subversion
7 2 (3.13%) webpack
General
1 1 (1.56%) Advertising
1 1 (1.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 31 (48.44%) Developer
2 15 (23.44%) Java Developer
3 9 (14.06%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 9 (14.06%) Senior Developer
4 8 (12.50%) Designer
5 7 (10.94%) Architect
5 7 (10.94%) Interaction Designer
6 6 (9.38%) Agile Developer
6 6 (9.38%) Agile Java Developer
6 6 (9.38%) JavaScript Developer
6 6 (9.38%) Senior Agile Developer
6 6 (9.38%) Senior Agile Java Developer
6 6 (9.38%) Senior Designer
6 6 (9.38%) Senior Interaction Designer
6 6 (9.38%) Senior Java Developer
7 5 (7.81%) HTML Developer
7 5 (7.81%) Messaging Specialist
8 4 (6.25%) Data Analyst
8 4 (6.25%) Java Software Developer
8 4 (6.25%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (62.50%) HTML
2 34 (53.13%) CSS
3 27 (42.19%) XML
4 15 (23.44%) .NET
5 14 (21.88%) JSON
5 14 (21.88%) JSP
5 14 (21.88%) Node.js
5 14 (21.88%) Spring
6 13 (20.31%) jQuery
7 9 (14.06%) HTML5
7 9 (14.06%) SOAP
8 8 (12.50%) XSD
9 7 (10.94%) AngularJS
9 7 (10.94%) Apache Camel
9 7 (10.94%) GWT
9 7 (10.94%) Play Framework
10 6 (9.38%) Spring Boot
10 6 (9.38%) Spring MVC
10 6 (9.38%) Spring Security
11 5 (7.81%) React
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.63%) User Experience
2 4 (6.25%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (4.69%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.56%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.56%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.06%) Windows
2 8 (12.50%) Linux
2 8 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 7 (10.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.56%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (31.25%) Microservices
2 20 (31.25%) Scrum
3 18 (28.13%) Front End Development
4 17 (26.56%) Software Engineering
5 15 (23.44%) TDD
6 13 (20.31%) DevOps
7 12 (18.75%) BDD
7 12 (18.75%) Migration
7 12 (18.75%) SFIA
8 11 (17.19%) Kanban
9 10 (15.63%) MVC
10 9 (14.06%) Open Source
11 8 (12.50%) Collaborative Working
11 8 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (12.50%) OO
11 8 (12.50%) Prototyping
11 8 (12.50%) Test Automation
11 8 (12.50%) Unit Testing
11 8 (12.50%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 33 (51.56%) Java
2 26 (40.63%) SQL
3 22 (34.38%) C#
4 12 (18.75%) Scala
5 8 (12.50%) PowerShell
6 3 (4.69%) Python
7 2 (3.13%) Groovy
8 1 (1.56%) C
8 1 (1.56%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.56%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (20.31%) Degree
2 11 (17.19%) SC Cleared
2 11 (17.19%) Security Cleared
3 7 (10.94%) MCSE
3 7 (10.94%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.13%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.94%) HL7
2 4 (6.25%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.56%) PMO
System Software
1 9 (14.06%) Active Directory
2 7 (10.94%) Brightmail
3 4 (6.25%) Docker
4 1 (1.56%) GeoWebCache
4 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (1.56%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.56%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 7 (10.94%) Puppet
2 2 (3.13%) Ansible
2 2 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.56%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 17 (26.56%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.50%) Google
3 7 (10.94%) InterSystems
3 7 (10.94%) IronPort
4 4 (6.25%) Sitecore
5 2 (3.13%) OpenText
5 2 (3.13%) SaltStack
6 1 (1.56%) Apple
6 1 (1.56%) BEA
6 1 (1.56%) HP