The first table below looks at the demand for the JavaScript Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Birmingham region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript Developer
Rank 55 60 56
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Contract jobs requiring a JavaScript Developer 7 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.98% 0.16% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.09% 0.18% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 1
Average daily rate
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£375 £250 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £329
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £80.00 £37.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+113.33% -3.84%
Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
643 561 633
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 90.31% 91.67% 96.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 377 316 328
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 21 28
Average hourly rate £12.38 £16.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.65% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.64 £11.15 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £37.00 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
JavaScript Developer
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JavaScript Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript Developer in the job title across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

JavaScript Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

JavaScript Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JavaScript Developer across the Birmingham region.

JavaScript Developer Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

JavaScript Developer
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region that cited JavaScript Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with JavaScript Developer in their job title.

1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
2 6 (85.71%) Backbone.js
2 6 (85.71%) AngularJS
3 5 (71.43%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (71.43%) KnockoutJS
3 5 (71.43%) Ember.js
3 5 (71.43%) PHP
3 5 (71.43%) MySQL
3 5 (71.43%) Symfony
3 5 (71.43%) Zend
4 1 (14.29%) HTML5
4 1 (14.29%) Node.js
4 1 (14.29%) CSS3
4 1 (14.29%) Google Closure
4 1 (14.29%) Workflow
4 1 (14.29%) Google
4 1 (14.29%) Dojo

JavaScript Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region that cited JavaScript Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with JavaScript Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) MySQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
2 6 (85.71%) Backbone.js
2 6 (85.71%) AngularJS
3 5 (71.43%) KnockoutJS
3 5 (71.43%) Ember.js
3 5 (71.43%) Symfony
4 1 (14.29%) HTML5
4 1 (14.29%) CSS3
4 1 (14.29%) Google Closure
4 1 (14.29%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) PHP
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Zend
2 1 (14.29%) Google