The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

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.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 5 13 16
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +3
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 86 57 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 13.17% 8.86% 6.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 38.05% 27.54% 25.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 35 31
Median daily rate £388 £320 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.09% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £235 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £38.75 £30.20
% change year-on-year
+4.51% +28.31%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Programming Languages Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
226 207 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 34.61% 32.19% 27.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 135 104
Median daily rate £425 £331 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.30% -5.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £250 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 5
Median hourly rate £37.50 £14.25 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+163.15% -19.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +12.67%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing JavaScript as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

JavaScript
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

JavaScript Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

JavaScript Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 180 (80.36%) HTML
2 155 (69.20%) CSS
3 97 (43.30%) Agile Software Development
4 86 (38.39%) .NET
5 67 (29.91%) AngularJS
6 66 (29.46%) HTML5
7 63 (28.13%) Microsoft
8 60 (26.79%) C#
9 56 (25.00%) Web Development
10 54 (24.11%) jQuery
11 50 (22.32%) .NET Framework
11 50 (22.32%) Front End Development
12 45 (20.09%) WCF
13 42 (18.75%) Visual Studio
13 42 (18.75%) MVC
13 42 (18.75%) CSS3
14 41 (18.30%) Scrum
15 38 (16.96%) Git (software)
16 37 (16.52%) CRM
17 36 (16.07%) Java
18 34 (15.18%) ASP.NET
19 33 (14.73%) Continuous Integration
20 32 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
20 32 (14.29%) Web Services
20 32 (14.29%) OO
20 32 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
21 30 (13.39%) PHP
22 29 (12.95%) Security Cleared
22 29 (12.95%) Visual Studio Team System
23 28 (12.50%) SQL

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 16 (7.14%) CMS
2 15 (6.70%) Drupal
3 10 (4.46%) SharePoint
4 5 (2.23%) Confluence
4 5 (2.23%) WordPress
5 4 (1.79%) Apache
6 3 (1.34%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (1.34%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.89%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.45%) IIS
8 1 (0.45%) JBoss
8 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (2.23%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.79%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.89%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.45%) CATIA
4 1 (0.45%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 32 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (4.91%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.45%) Magento
3 1 (0.45%) OpenText MBPM
3 1 (0.45%) OpenText Process Suite
3 1 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.45%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.13%) Office 365
3 6 (2.68%) GitHub
4 2 (0.89%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (0.45%) Google Play
5 1 (0.45%) iTunes
5 1 (0.45%) SaaS
5 1 (0.45%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 16 (7.14%) HTTP
2 7 (3.13%) LDAP
3 5 (2.23%) Network Security
4 3 (1.34%) SSL
5 2 (0.89%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.45%) Internet
6 1 (0.45%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (11.16%) SQL Server
2 20 (8.93%) Relational Database
3 13 (5.80%) MySQL
4 11 (4.91%) Power BI
5 7 (3.13%) Hazelcast
6 6 (2.68%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (2.23%) MongoDB
7 5 (2.23%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (1.79%) RDBMS
8 4 (1.79%) Redis
9 2 (0.89%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.89%) SQLite
10 1 (0.45%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.45%) DocumentDB
10 1 (0.45%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 42 (18.75%) Visual Studio
2 38 (16.96%) Git (software)
3 29 (12.95%) Visual Studio Team System
4 25 (11.16%) Jenkins
5 16 (7.14%) gulp
5 16 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
6 13 (5.80%) Selenium
7 12 (5.36%) JIRA
8 11 (4.91%) Cucumber
9 10 (4.46%) NUnit
10 9 (4.02%) CruiseControl
10 9 (4.02%) Subversion
10 9 (4.02%) WebDriver
11 8 (3.57%) Jasmine
11 8 (3.57%) Moq
11 8 (3.57%) Protractor
12 6 (2.68%) Mocha
13 5 (2.23%) Grunt
13 5 (2.23%) JSHint
13 5 (2.23%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 26 (11.61%) Finance
2 12 (5.36%) Manufacturing
3 7 (3.13%) Retail
4 5 (2.23%) Marketing
5 2 (0.89%) Banking
5 2 (0.89%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.45%) Electronics
6 1 (0.45%) Local Government
6 1 (0.45%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 199 (88.84%) Developer
2 47 (20.98%) JavaScript Developer
3 36 (16.07%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 32 (14.29%) CRM Developer
5 31 (13.84%) .NET Developer
6 28 (12.50%) Microsoft Developer
7 26 (11.61%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 20 (8.93%) Senior Developer
9 16 (7.14%) HTML CSS Developer
9 16 (7.14%) HTML Developer
9 16 (7.14%) Java Developer
10 15 (6.70%) Drupal Developer
11 13 (5.80%) C# Developer
12 11 (4.91%) Dynamics AX Developer
12 11 (4.91%) PHP Developer
12 11 (4.91%) UI Developer
13 10 (4.46%) Angular Developer
13 10 (4.46%) ASP.NET Developer
13 10 (4.46%) Node.js Developer
13 10 (4.46%) ServiceNow Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 180 (80.36%) HTML
2 155 (69.20%) CSS
3 86 (38.39%) .NET
4 67 (29.91%) AngularJS
5 66 (29.46%) HTML5
6 54 (24.11%) jQuery
7 50 (22.32%) .NET Framework
8 45 (20.09%) WCF
9 42 (18.75%) CSS3
10 34 (15.18%) ASP.NET
11 32 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
11 32 (14.29%) Web Services
12 26 (11.61%) Node.js
13 24 (10.71%) REST
14 23 (10.27%) Entity Framework
14 23 (10.27%) React
15 22 (9.82%) ASP.NET MVC
16 19 (8.48%) Spring
16 19 (8.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 19 (8.48%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.02%) Mobile App
1 9 (4.02%) User Experience
2 5 (2.23%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (2.23%) Digital Media
2 5 (2.23%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (1.34%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (1.34%) iPad
4 2 (0.89%) CMDB
4 2 (0.89%) Data Structures
4 2 (0.89%) Wiki
5 1 (0.45%) Fintech
5 1 (0.45%) Graphic Design
5 1 (0.45%) Reference Data
5 1 (0.45%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.45%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 24 (10.71%) Linux
2 23 (10.27%) Unix
3 13 (5.80%) Mac OS X
4 4 (1.79%) Android
4 4 (1.79%) Ubuntu
4 4 (1.79%) Windows
5 3 (1.34%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (0.89%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.45%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (43.30%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (25.00%) Web Development
3 50 (22.32%) Front End Development
4 42 (18.75%) MVC
5 41 (18.30%) Scrum
6 37 (16.52%) CRM
7 33 (14.73%) Continuous Integration
8 32 (14.29%) OO
9 20 (8.93%) TDD
10 19 (8.48%) Visualisation
11 18 (8.04%) Content Management
11 18 (8.04%) Responsive Web Design
12 16 (7.14%) SOLID
12 16 (7.14%) Web Design
13 15 (6.70%) Configuration Management
13 15 (6.70%) OO PHP
13 15 (6.70%) Unit Testing
14 14 (6.25%) Mentoring
15 12 (5.36%) Business Intelligence
15 12 (5.36%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 60 (26.79%) C#
2 36 (16.07%) Java
3 30 (13.39%) PHP
4 28 (12.50%) SQL
5 11 (4.91%) X++
6 5 (2.23%) ECMAScript
7 4 (1.79%) TypeScript
8 2 (0.89%) PHP 5
8 2 (0.89%) Ruby
8 2 (0.89%) VB
9 1 (0.45%) ES6
9 1 (0.45%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.45%) Perl
9 1 (0.45%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.45%) Python
9 1 (0.45%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 29 (12.95%) Security Cleared
2 18 (8.04%) SC Cleared
3 9 (4.02%) DV Cleared
4 2 (0.89%) ISEB
4 2 (0.89%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.45%) Degree
5 1 (0.45%) MCPD
5 1 (0.45%) MCSD
5 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.79%) QA
2 1 (0.45%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.45%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.45%) SLA
2 1 (0.45%) WAI
System Software
1 4 (1.79%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.34%) Puppet
2 2 (0.89%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.89%) Zenoss
3 1 (0.45%) Nagios
3 1 (0.45%) Plesk
Vendors
1 63 (28.13%) Microsoft
2 15 (6.70%) ServiceNow
3 2 (0.89%) Oracle
3 2 (0.89%) Remedy
3 2 (0.89%) Xamarin
4 1 (0.45%) Adobe
4 1 (0.45%) Cincom
4 1 (0.45%) Google
4 1 (0.45%) hybris
4 1 (0.45%) Kony
4 1 (0.45%) OpenText
4 1 (0.45%) Pega
4 1 (0.45%) SAP
4 1 (0.45%) Splunk
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