The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills 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 over the 3 months to 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 15 11 15
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 45 56 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 7.29% 9.79% 8.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.47% 27.18% 24.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 30 26
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£313 £313 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -8.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £451 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £306
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £11.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £32.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-7.07% -4.41%
JavaScript
West Midlands

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
170 206 183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 27.55% 36.01% 34.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 125 92
Average daily rate £350 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 14
Average hourly rate £22.50 £16.50 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -47.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £17.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £32.50 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 26 February 2015.

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 26 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing JavaScript also 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 that cited JavaScript.

1 93 (78.81%) HTML
2 92 (77.97%) CSS
3 60 (50.85%) jQuery
4 53 (44.92%) .NET
5 40 (33.90%) ASP.NET
6 37 (31.36%) C#
7 35 (29.66%) MVC
8 27 (22.88%) SQL Server
8 27 (22.88%) Microsoft
8 27 (22.88%) HTML5
9 23 (19.49%) PHP
9 23 (19.49%) Agile Software Development
10 22 (18.64%) CRM
11 19 (16.10%) OO
11 19 (16.10%) CSS3
12 18 (15.25%) Dynamics CRM
12 18 (15.25%) .NET Framework
12 18 (15.25%) SQL
12 18 (15.25%) MySQL
13 17 (14.41%) AngularJS
14 16 (13.56%) Web Services
14 16 (13.56%) SharePoint
15 15 (12.71%) OOP
15 15 (12.71%) Visual Studio
15 15 (12.71%) Finance
16 14 (11.86%) ASP.NET MVC
17 13 (11.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 12 (10.17%) Ajax
18 12 (10.17%) Web Development
19 11 (9.32%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing JavaScript also 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 that cited JavaScript. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (13.56%) SharePoint
2 9 (7.63%) IIS
3 8 (6.78%) SharePoint 2013
4 6 (5.08%) WebSphere
5 5 (4.24%) Drupal
5 5 (4.24%) CMS
6 4 (3.39%) WordPress
6 4 (3.39%) Node.js
7 3 (2.54%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (2.54%) Apache
8 2 (1.69%) JBoss
8 2 (1.69%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.69%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (1.69%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.85%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.85%) OpenEdge
9 1 (0.85%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.85%) MQSeries
Applications
1 6 (5.08%) Photoshop
2 3 (2.54%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.69%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.69%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 18 (15.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.69%) Magento
3 1 (0.85%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.69%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.69%) FTP
1 2 (1.69%) Intranet
2 1 (0.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (22.88%) SQL Server
2 18 (15.25%) MySQL
3 13 (11.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (7.63%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (4.24%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (3.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (3.39%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (2.54%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.69%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.85%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.85%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.85%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.85%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.85%) DB2
Development Applications
1 15 (12.71%) Visual Studio
2 8 (6.78%) Git (software)
3 5 (4.24%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (3.39%) Visual Studio Team System
4 4 (3.39%) Lombardi
5 3 (2.54%) Dreamweaver
6 2 (1.69%) Subversion
7 1 (0.85%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (0.85%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.85%) Grunt
7 1 (0.85%) WebSpeed
7 1 (0.85%) NUnit
7 1 (0.85%) JIRA
7 1 (0.85%) Selenium
7 1 (0.85%) Ant
7 1 (0.85%) JUnit
General
1 15 (12.71%) Finance
2 5 (4.24%) Advertising
3 4 (3.39%) Marketing
4 1 (0.85%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.85%) Publishing
4 1 (0.85%) Games
Job Titles
1 94 (79.66%) Developer
2 17 (14.41%) .NET Developer
3 16 (13.56%) Web Developer
4 14 (11.86%) Front-End Developer
4 14 (11.86%) Designer
5 12 (10.17%) CRM Developer
6 10 (8.47%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 10 (8.47%) PHP Developer
7 9 (7.63%) Microsoft Developer
8 7 (5.93%) JavaScript Developer
8 7 (5.93%) ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (4.24%) Database Developer
9 5 (4.24%) C# Developer
9 5 (4.24%) Interactive Designer
9 5 (4.24%) .NET Web Developer
10 4 (3.39%) PHP Drupal Developer
11 3 (2.54%) Interaction Designer
11 3 (2.54%) C# .NET Developer
11 3 (2.54%) Front-End Web Developer
11 3 (2.54%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (78.81%) HTML
2 92 (77.97%) CSS
3 60 (50.85%) jQuery
4 53 (44.92%) .NET
5 40 (33.90%) ASP.NET
6 27 (22.88%) HTML5
7 19 (16.10%) CSS3
8 18 (15.25%) .NET Framework
9 17 (14.41%) AngularJS
10 16 (13.56%) Web Services
11 14 (11.86%) ASP.NET MVC
12 12 (10.17%) Ajax
13 11 (9.32%) WCF
13 11 (9.32%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 8 (6.78%) XML
14 8 (6.78%) Backbone.js
15 7 (5.93%) KnockoutJS
15 7 (5.93%) Sass
15 7 (5.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 7 (5.93%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.93%) User Experience
2 6 (5.08%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.24%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.69%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.69%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.69%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.69%) W3C
5 1 (0.85%) Mobile Games
5 1 (0.85%) Taxonomies
5 1 (0.85%) Blog
5 1 (0.85%) Social Media
5 1 (0.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.24%) Windows
2 3 (2.54%) UNIX
3 2 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (1.69%) Linux
4 1 (0.85%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.85%) Android
4 1 (0.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (29.66%) MVC
2 23 (19.49%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (18.64%) CRM
4 19 (16.10%) OO
5 15 (12.71%) OOP
6 12 (10.17%) Web Development
7 5 (4.24%) Workflow
8 4 (3.39%) TDD
8 4 (3.39%) Logistics
8 4 (3.39%) Data Modelling
8 4 (3.39%) Scrum
8 4 (3.39%) BPMN
8 4 (3.39%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (2.54%) Web Application Development
9 3 (2.54%) Web Design
9 3 (2.54%) Unit Testing
9 3 (2.54%) OOD
9 3 (2.54%) Mentoring
10 2 (1.69%) Waterfall
10 2 (1.69%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 37 (31.36%) C#
2 23 (19.49%) PHP
3 18 (15.25%) SQL
4 9 (7.63%) VB.NET
5 6 (5.08%) PHP5
6 5 (4.24%) T-SQL
6 5 (4.24%) Java
7 4 (3.39%) Ruby
8 2 (1.69%) Python
9 1 (0.85%) Progress 4GL
9 1 (0.85%) ActionScript
9 1 (0.85%) Perl
9 1 (0.85%) PHP4
9 1 (0.85%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (1.69%) Degree
1 2 (1.69%) Security Cleared
1 2 (1.69%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.69%) QA
Vendors
1 27 (22.88%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.93%) Zend
3 6 (5.08%) Adobe
4 4 (3.39%) Business Objects
4 4 (3.39%) Oracle
5 3 (2.54%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.85%) Twitter
6 1 (0.85%) Talend
6 1 (0.85%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.85%) Sybase
6 1 (0.85%) Pega
6 1 (0.85%) SAP
6 1 (0.85%) Progress
6 1 (0.85%) IBM
6 1 (0.85%) BEA
6 1 (0.85%) Vitria
6 1 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £180 - 260 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £200 - £400 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Innovation
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 22 days ago