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 3 months to 29 April 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
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 27 20
Rank change year-on-year +6 -7  
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 51 79 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 9.66% 8.14% 6.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.97% 21.58% 15.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 47 27
Median daily rate £350 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £288 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £538 £427
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £340
% change year-on-year +5.63% +4.41%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £9.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £32.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +30.76% -13.33%  

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 222 366 244
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 42.05% 37.73% 42.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 231 172
Median daily rate £358 £315 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.49% +1.61%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 5
Median hourly rate £42.00 £23.50 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +78.72% -26.56%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £17.80 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £28.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +11.84% +5.55%  

JavaScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear citing JavaScript as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 29 April 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 3 months to 29 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne +2 47 £350 -9.09% 22
Sunderland +3 2 - - 3
Gateshead - 2 £388 - 1
JavaScript
North East

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 71 (66.98%) HTML
2 68 (64.15%) CSS
3 61 (57.55%) Agile Software Development
4 47 (44.34%) MVC
5 43 (40.57%) C#
6 42 (39.62%) .NET
7 38 (35.85%) Front End Development
8 35 (33.02%) Java
9 30 (28.30%) TDD
10 28 (26.42%) Spring
11 26 (24.53%) HTML5
12 25 (23.58%) ASP.NET
13 24 (22.64%) CSS3
14 23 (21.70%) Git (software)
15 22 (20.75%) Automated Testing
16 21 (19.81%) Ruby
16 21 (19.81%) JSON
16 21 (19.81%) Spring MVC
16 21 (19.81%) XML
17 20 (18.87%) SQL
17 20 (18.87%) Ajax
17 20 (18.87%) Ruby on Rails
17 20 (18.87%) ASP.NET MVC
18 19 (17.92%) Web Development
18 19 (17.92%) Unit Testing
18 19 (17.92%) Linux
19 18 (16.98%) DevOps
19 18 (16.98%) Continuous Deployment
20 17 (16.04%) Microservices
20 17 (16.04%) 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 6 (5.66%) CMS
1 6 (5.66%) Sitecore CMS
1 6 (5.66%) Tomcat
2 5 (4.72%) WebLogic
3 4 (3.77%) GeoServer
3 4 (3.77%) IIS
4 3 (2.83%) JBoss
4 3 (2.83%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.83%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.89%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.89%) Documentum
5 2 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.89%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.89%) NServiceBus
5 2 (1.89%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.94%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.89%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (1.89%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.94%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (0.94%) G Suite
2 1 (0.94%) GitHub
2 1 (0.94%) Google App Engine
2 1 (0.94%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.94%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.89%) HTTP
2 1 (0.94%) Internet
2 1 (0.94%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (15.09%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.60%) NoSQL
3 5 (4.72%) MongoDB
4 4 (3.77%) GIS
5 3 (2.83%) Hadoop
5 3 (2.83%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.89%) HBase
6 2 (1.89%) MySQL
7 1 (0.94%) Couchbase
7 1 (0.94%) DocumentDB
7 1 (0.94%) MS Access
7 1 (0.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 23 (21.70%) Git (software)
2 15 (14.15%) Cucumber
3 8 (7.55%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (6.60%) JUnit
5 5 (4.72%) JIRA
5 5 (4.72%) Subversion
5 5 (4.72%) Visual Studio
6 4 (3.77%) Jenkins
6 4 (3.77%) Maven
7 3 (2.83%) Ant
7 3 (2.83%) Gradle
8 2 (1.89%) Selenium
9 1 (0.94%) Grunt
9 1 (0.94%) jMock
9 1 (0.94%) Karma Test Runner
9 1 (0.94%) Mocha
9 1 (0.94%) Mockito
9 1 (0.94%) Sinon.JS
9 1 (0.94%) webpack
9 1 (0.94%) Xcode
General
1 7 (6.60%) Finance
2 6 (5.66%) Advertising
3 2 (1.89%) Marketing
4 1 (0.94%) Banking
4 1 (0.94%) Electronics
4 1 (0.94%) Games
4 1 (0.94%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 98 (92.45%) Developer
2 38 (35.85%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 26 (24.53%) Java Developer
4 19 (17.92%) JavaScript Developer
5 18 (16.98%) HTML Developer
6 17 (16.04%) .NET Developer
7 16 (15.09%) C# Developer
8 14 (13.21%) Scala Developer
9 13 (12.26%) Java Scala Developer
10 12 (11.32%) HTML CSS Developer
10 12 (11.32%) Web Developer
11 9 (8.49%) Digital Developer
11 9 (8.49%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 7 (6.60%) Agile Developer
12 7 (6.60%) Ruby Developer
12 7 (6.60%) Sitecore Developer
12 7 (6.60%) Software Developer
13 6 (5.66%) Agile Java Developer
14 5 (4.72%) C# Software Developer
14 5 (4.72%) Linux Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (66.98%) HTML
2 68 (64.15%) CSS
3 42 (39.62%) .NET
4 28 (26.42%) Spring
5 26 (24.53%) HTML5
6 25 (23.58%) ASP.NET
7 24 (22.64%) CSS3
8 21 (19.81%) JSON
8 21 (19.81%) Spring MVC
8 21 (19.81%) XML
9 20 (18.87%) Ajax
9 20 (18.87%) ASP.NET MVC
9 20 (18.87%) Ruby on Rails
10 17 (16.04%) AngularJS
11 15 (14.15%) Play Framework
12 14 (13.21%) REST
13 12 (11.32%) jQuery
14 11 (10.38%) RESTful
15 9 (8.49%) .NET Framework
16 8 (7.55%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.49%) Linux Command Line
2 5 (4.72%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (4.72%) NHS
3 4 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.89%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.89%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.94%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.94%) Fintech
5 1 (0.94%) iPad
5 1 (0.94%) User Experience
5 1 (0.94%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 19 (17.92%) Linux
2 9 (8.49%) Windows
3 4 (3.77%) Android
3 4 (3.77%) Unix
4 3 (2.83%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.89%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.94%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.94%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.94%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.94%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (57.55%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (44.34%) MVC
3 38 (35.85%) Front End Development
4 30 (28.30%) TDD
5 22 (20.75%) Automated Testing
6 19 (17.92%) Unit Testing
6 19 (17.92%) Web Development
7 18 (16.98%) Continuous Deployment
7 18 (16.98%) DevOps
8 17 (16.04%) Microservices
9 16 (15.09%) Scrum
10 10 (9.43%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (8.49%) Web Design
12 8 (7.55%) Responsive Web Design
12 8 (7.55%) Software Engineering
13 7 (6.60%) SOA
14 6 (5.66%) BDD
15 5 (4.72%) OO
16 4 (3.77%) Dependency Injection
16 4 (3.77%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (40.57%) C#
2 35 (33.02%) Java
3 21 (19.81%) Ruby
4 20 (18.87%) SQL
5 16 (15.09%) Scala
6 6 (5.66%) T-SQL
7 4 (3.77%) PHP
7 4 (3.77%) VB.NET
8 3 (2.83%) PowerShell
8 3 (2.83%) Python
8 3 (2.83%) VB
9 2 (1.89%) ABAP
9 2 (1.89%) C
9 2 (1.89%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.94%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.94%) Google Apps Script
10 1 (0.94%) Groovy
10 1 (0.94%) Jython
10 1 (0.94%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (1.89%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.83%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.94%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.89%) Docker
2 1 (0.94%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (0.94%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (2.83%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (2.83%) Puppet
2 2 (1.89%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 1 (0.94%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 17 (16.04%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.60%) Sitecore
3 6 (5.66%) Google
3 6 (5.66%) Oracle
4 3 (2.83%) SAP
5 2 (1.89%) Apple
5 2 (1.89%) Cloudera
5 2 (1.89%) HP
5 2 (1.89%) Pega
6 1 (0.94%) Adobe
6 1 (0.94%) Apigee
6 1 (0.94%) CA
6 1 (0.94%) Ensighten
6 1 (0.94%) OpenText
6 1 (0.94%) Zend