The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wigan 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 27 March 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)
Manchester / Wigan
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 3 -
Rank change year-on-year +1 -  
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wigan 16.67% 14.29% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 100.00% 100.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year +11.84% +12.59%  

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 Wigan with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Wigan
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wigan 16.67% 14.29% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

JavaScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Wigan

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wigan 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 Wigan

JavaScript
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wigan

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing JavaScript in Wigan.

Contractor daily rate trend for JavaScript in Wigan

JavaScript
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wigan

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript in Wigan.

Contractor hourly rate trend for JavaScript in Wigan

JavaScript
Top 21 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Wigan region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Fireworks
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET

JavaScript
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wigan 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Fireworks
1 1 (50.00%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft