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 2 September 2014 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 7 10 16
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +6
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 85 79 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 11.00% 11.74% 6.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.86% 32.64% 17.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 58 17
Average daily rate
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£325 £275 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% +1.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £305
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +1.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-4.22% +18.33%
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
251 242 260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 32.47% 35.96% 37.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 172 127
Average daily rate £350 £307 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.19% +2.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £238 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 5
Average hourly rate £20.50 £37.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.59% +12.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.30 £12.54 £24.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.30 £175.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -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 2 September 2014.

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 2 September 2014, 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.

1 114 (69.51%) CSS
2 108 (65.85%) HTML
3 78 (47.56%) jQuery
4 67 (40.85%) .NET
5 61 (37.20%) C#
6 56 (34.15%) MVC
7 48 (29.27%) ASP.NET
8 43 (26.22%) HTML5
9 38 (23.17%) PHP
10 35 (21.34%) SQL
10 35 (21.34%) MySQL
11 32 (19.51%) CSS3
12 30 (18.29%) SQL Server
13 29 (17.68%) WCF
14 27 (16.46%) Microsoft
15 26 (15.85%) Agile Software Development
16 25 (15.24%) Java
17 24 (14.63%) Visual Studio
17 24 (14.63%) CRM
17 24 (14.63%) Dynamics CRM
17 24 (14.63%) AngularJS
18 23 (14.02%) Web Development
19 22 (13.41%) .NET Framework
19 22 (13.41%) SharePoint
19 22 (13.41%) XML
20 21 (12.80%) Web Services
21 18 (10.98%) LINQ
22 17 (10.37%) QA
22 17 (10.37%) E-Commerce
23 16 (9.76%) Ajax

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 22 (13.41%) SharePoint
2 11 (6.71%) CMS
3 8 (4.88%) IIS
3 8 (4.88%) Apache
3 8 (4.88%) SharePoint 2013
4 7 (4.27%) Tomcat
5 6 (3.66%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (2.44%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (2.44%) Node.js
7 3 (1.83%) WordPress
8 2 (1.22%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.61%) LiveCycle
9 1 (0.61%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.61%) OpenEdge
9 1 (0.61%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.61%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.61%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.61%) Drupal
Applications
1 8 (4.88%) Photoshop
2 6 (3.66%) MS Office
2 6 (3.66%) MS Excel
3 4 (2.44%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (1.22%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.61%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 24 (14.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (4.27%) Magento
3 1 (0.61%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.61%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.44%) Office 365
2 2 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.44%) Intranet
1 4 (2.44%) LTE
2 3 (1.83%) FTP
3 2 (1.22%) 4G
3 2 (1.22%) 3G
3 2 (1.22%) 2G
4 1 (0.61%) Extranet
4 1 (0.61%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (21.34%) MySQL
2 30 (18.29%) SQL Server
3 8 (4.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (4.27%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (2.44%) MongoDB
5 4 (2.44%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.83%) Couchbase
7 2 (1.22%) Informix
8 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 24 (14.63%) Visual Studio
2 10 (6.10%) Ant
3 9 (5.49%) Subversion
4 8 (4.88%) Git (software)
5 7 (4.27%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (3.66%) Maven
7 5 (3.05%) JIRA
7 5 (3.05%) Eclipse
8 4 (2.44%) Selenium
8 4 (2.44%) Visual Studio Team System
9 3 (1.83%) Cucumber
10 2 (1.22%) SoapUI
10 2 (1.22%) WebDriver
10 2 (1.22%) JMeter
11 1 (0.61%) NUnit
11 1 (0.61%) WebSpeed
11 1 (0.61%) Oracle APEX
11 1 (0.61%) FxCop
11 1 (0.61%) RubyGems
11 1 (0.61%) Grunt
General
1 10 (6.10%) Finance
2 7 (4.27%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.44%) Advertising
4 2 (1.22%) Games
4 2 (1.22%) Banking
4 2 (1.22%) Retail
4 2 (1.22%) Legal
5 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.61%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.61%) Electronics
5 1 (0.61%) Local Government
5 1 (0.61%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 149 (90.85%) Developer
2 34 (20.73%) Web Developer
2 34 (20.73%) .NET Developer
3 24 (14.63%) CRM Developer
4 20 (12.20%) ASP.NET Developer
5 18 (10.98%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 18 (10.98%) Front-End Developer
6 16 (9.76%) .NET Web Developer
7 15 (9.15%) PHP Developer
8 13 (7.93%) JavaScript Developer
9 9 (5.49%) C# Developer
10 8 (4.88%) Java Developer
11 7 (4.27%) C# .NET Developer
12 6 (3.66%) Consultant
12 6 (3.66%) Microsoft Developer
13 5 (3.05%) Designer
13 5 (3.05%) Mobile Developer
13 5 (3.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 5 (3.05%) Architect
13 5 (3.05%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (69.51%) CSS
2 108 (65.85%) HTML
3 78 (47.56%) jQuery
4 67 (40.85%) .NET
5 48 (29.27%) ASP.NET
6 43 (26.22%) HTML5
7 32 (19.51%) CSS3
8 29 (17.68%) WCF
9 24 (14.63%) AngularJS
10 22 (13.41%) .NET Framework
10 22 (13.41%) XML
11 21 (12.80%) Web Services
12 18 (10.98%) LINQ
13 16 (9.76%) Ajax
14 15 (9.15%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 13 (7.93%) XHTML
16 12 (7.32%) Symfony
16 12 (7.32%) Backbone.js
17 11 (6.71%) KnockoutJS
17 11 (6.71%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.10%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (5.49%) iPad
3 8 (4.88%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.83%) Digital Media
4 3 (1.83%) W3C
4 3 (1.83%) Web 2.0
5 2 (1.22%) Open Source
6 1 (0.61%) WURFL
6 1 (0.61%) Social Network
6 1 (0.61%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.61%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.61%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.61%) DTV
6 1 (0.61%) GIS
6 1 (0.61%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.10%) Windows
2 9 (5.49%) Android
2 9 (5.49%) Apple iOS
3 8 (4.88%) UNIX
3 8 (4.88%) Linux
4 5 (3.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.22%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.61%) BlackBerry OS
6 1 (0.61%) Fedora
6 1 (0.61%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.61%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.61%) AIX
6 1 (0.61%) HPUX
6 1 (0.61%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (34.15%) MVC
2 26 (15.85%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (14.63%) CRM
4 23 (14.02%) Web Development
5 17 (10.37%) E-Commerce
6 15 (9.15%) OOP
7 14 (8.54%) Logistics
8 12 (7.32%) Unit Testing
8 12 (7.32%) Responsive Web Design
9 9 (5.49%) System Testing
9 9 (5.49%) SOA
10 8 (4.88%) TDD
11 7 (4.27%) Migration
11 7 (4.27%) Scrum
11 7 (4.27%) Android Development
11 7 (4.27%) iOS Development
12 6 (3.66%) OO
13 5 (3.05%) SEO
13 5 (3.05%) Incident Management
13 5 (3.05%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 61 (37.20%) C#
2 38 (23.17%) PHP
3 35 (21.34%) SQL
4 25 (15.24%) Java
5 9 (5.49%) Perl
6 8 (4.88%) VBA
7 6 (3.66%) PHP5
8 5 (3.05%) PHP4
9 4 (2.44%) Ruby
9 4 (2.44%) VB
9 4 (2.44%) ActionScript
10 3 (1.83%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.22%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.22%) VBScript
11 2 (1.22%) Scala
12 1 (0.61%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.61%) C++
12 1 (0.61%) C
12 1 (0.61%) Python
12 1 (0.61%) Progress 4GL
Qualifications
1 2 (1.22%) Degree
1 2 (1.22%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 1 (0.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (0.61%) ISEB
2 1 (0.61%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (10.37%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (1.83%) Control-M
2 1 (0.61%) Puppet
2 1 (0.61%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 27 (16.46%) Microsoft
2 10 (6.10%) Zend
3 6 (3.66%) Sitecore
3 6 (3.66%) Sencha
4 5 (3.05%) Adobe
5 4 (2.44%) Alterian
5 4 (2.44%) Oracle
6 2 (1.22%) Sybase
6 2 (1.22%) HP
6 2 (1.22%) BMC
7 1 (0.61%) Remedy
7 1 (0.61%) Stellent
7 1 (0.61%) SAP
7 1 (0.61%) Progress
7 1 (0.61%) Google
7 1 (0.61%) Macromedia
7 1 (0.61%) AccuRev
7 1 (0.61%) iRise
7 1 (0.61%) ServiceNow
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