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 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 18 6 14
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +8
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 59 87 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 7.30% 14.48% 7.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.99% 39.55% 25.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 56 21
Average daily rate
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£300 £323 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.97% +7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £438 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £346 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+6.53% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £11.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+13.84% -7.14%
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
227 220 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 28.09% 36.61% 31.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 147 82
Average daily rate £325 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £444 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 5
Average hourly rate £26.00 £25.00 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -32.43%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +4.28%

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 27 April 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 27 April 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 80 (80.00%) HTML
2 73 (73.00%) CSS
3 51 (51.00%) jQuery
4 43 (43.00%) .NET
5 40 (40.00%) MVC
6 39 (39.00%) HTML5
7 34 (34.00%) C#
8 30 (30.00%) ASP.NET
9 27 (27.00%) SQL Server
10 25 (25.00%) PHP
11 24 (24.00%) CSS3
12 22 (22.00%) Agile Software Development
13 20 (20.00%) MySQL
14 16 (16.00%) AngularJS
15 15 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC
16 14 (14.00%) SQL
16 14 (14.00%) Web Services
16 14 (14.00%) OO
17 13 (13.00%) OOP
18 12 (12.00%) CRM
18 12 (12.00%) Git (software)
19 11 (11.00%) Finance
19 11 (11.00%) Ajax
20 10 (10.00%) XML
20 10 (10.00%) Java
20 10 (10.00%) Photoshop
21 9 (9.00%) Visual Studio
21 9 (9.00%) Microsoft
21 9 (9.00%) Adobe
21 9 (9.00%) .NET Framework

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 7 (7.00%) SharePoint
1 7 (7.00%) CMS
2 6 (6.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (6.00%) Drupal
2 6 (6.00%) WordPress
3 5 (5.00%) Umbraco
4 4 (4.00%) IIS
5 3 (3.00%) Apache
5 3 (3.00%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (3.00%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (2.00%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.00%) Node.js
6 2 (2.00%) JBoss
7 1 (1.00%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.00%) MQSeries
7 1 (1.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (1.00%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.00%) Kentico
Applications
1 10 (10.00%) Photoshop
2 3 (3.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (2.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (8.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.00%) Magento
3 1 (1.00%) SAP CRM
3 1 (1.00%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.00%) Google App Engine
1 2 (2.00%) PaaS
1 2 (2.00%) Heroku
1 2 (2.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (2.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (1.00%) Office 365
2 1 (1.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.00%) Intranet
1 1 (1.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (27.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (20.00%) MySQL
3 8 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (3.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (3.00%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.00%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.00%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.00%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (1.00%) MS Access
8 1 (1.00%) DB2
8 1 (1.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (12.00%) Git (software)
2 9 (9.00%) Visual Studio
3 6 (6.00%) Subversion
4 4 (4.00%) Lombardi
4 4 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (3.00%) PhpStorm
5 3 (3.00%) Dreamweaver
6 2 (2.00%) Grunt
7 1 (1.00%) Jasmine
7 1 (1.00%) Ant
7 1 (1.00%) JUnit
7 1 (1.00%) JIRA
7 1 (1.00%) Selenium
7 1 (1.00%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (1.00%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (11.00%) Finance
2 8 (8.00%) Marketing
3 3 (3.00%) Advertising
4 1 (1.00%) Games
4 1 (1.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 88 (88.00%) Developer
2 18 (18.00%) .NET Developer
3 17 (17.00%) Front-End Developer
4 15 (15.00%) PHP Developer
5 13 (13.00%) Web Developer
6 7 (7.00%) ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (6.00%) C# Developer
7 6 (6.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 5 (5.00%) Java Developer
8 5 (5.00%) MySQL Developer
9 4 (4.00%) Front-End Web Developer
9 4 (4.00%) Senior Developer
9 4 (4.00%) PHP Drupal Developer
10 3 (3.00%) C# .NET Developer
10 3 (3.00%) Sitecore Developer
10 3 (3.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 2 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
11 2 (2.00%) Designer
11 2 (2.00%) Senior .NET Developer
11 2 (2.00%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (80.00%) HTML
2 73 (73.00%) CSS
3 51 (51.00%) jQuery
4 43 (43.00%) .NET
5 39 (39.00%) HTML5
6 30 (30.00%) ASP.NET
7 24 (24.00%) CSS3
8 16 (16.00%) AngularJS
9 15 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 14 (14.00%) Web Services
11 11 (11.00%) Ajax
12 10 (10.00%) XML
13 9 (9.00%) .NET Framework
14 6 (6.00%) WCF
14 6 (6.00%) Spring
14 6 (6.00%) Entity Framework
14 6 (6.00%) Sass
14 6 (6.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 5 (5.00%) XHTML
15 5 (5.00%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (3.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.00%) User Experience
3 2 (2.00%) W3C
4 1 (1.00%) Mobile Games
4 1 (1.00%) Social Media
4 1 (1.00%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.00%) Linux
2 4 (4.00%) Windows
3 3 (3.00%) UNIX
3 3 (3.00%) Android
4 2 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.00%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.00%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (40.00%) MVC
2 22 (22.00%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (14.00%) OO
4 13 (13.00%) OOP
5 12 (12.00%) CRM
6 8 (8.00%) Web Development
7 6 (6.00%) TDD
7 6 (6.00%) Responsive Web Design
8 5 (5.00%) Unit Testing
8 5 (5.00%) Workflow
8 5 (5.00%) Scrum
8 5 (5.00%) Mobile Development
9 4 (4.00%) Web Design
9 4 (4.00%) E-Commerce
9 4 (4.00%) Data Modelling
9 4 (4.00%) BPMN
10 3 (3.00%) Android Development
10 3 (3.00%) SOA
10 3 (3.00%) SEO
10 3 (3.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 34 (34.00%) C#
2 25 (25.00%) PHP
3 14 (14.00%) SQL
4 10 (10.00%) Java
5 8 (8.00%) PHP5
6 4 (4.00%) VB.NET
7 3 (3.00%) T-SQL
7 3 (3.00%) PHP4
8 2 (2.00%) Ruby
8 2 (2.00%) Python
9 1 (1.00%) VB6
9 1 (1.00%) Perl
9 1 (1.00%) VB
9 1 (1.00%) XPath
9 1 (1.00%) Scala
9 1 (1.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (3.00%) Degree
2 2 (2.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.00%) QA
2 1 (1.00%) WCAG
Vendors
1 9 (9.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (9.00%) Adobe
2 5 (5.00%) Oracle
2 5 (5.00%) Sitecore
3 4 (4.00%) Google
3 4 (4.00%) Zend
3 4 (4.00%) Business Objects
4 2 (2.00%) Apple
4 2 (2.00%) Telerik
5 1 (1.00%) Pega
5 1 (1.00%) Facebook
5 1 (1.00%) Twitter
5 1 (1.00%) Talend
5 1 (1.00%) Vitria
5 1 (1.00%) BEA
5 1 (1.00%) SAP
5 1 (1.00%) IBM
5 1 (1.00%) Sybase
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