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 17 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 6 9 18
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +9
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 94 73 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 12.43% 11.08% 6.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.15% 31.20% 18.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 53 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 £254 £203 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £370 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £319 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.26% +2.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.03 £35.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +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
253 234 260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 33.47% 35.51% 38.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 167 123
Average daily rate £350 £300 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £238 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 5
Average hourly rate £20.25 £37.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.27% +12.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.35 £25.00 £24.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.10 £175.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

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 17 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 17 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.

1 118 (73.29%) CSS
2 107 (66.46%) HTML
3 74 (45.96%) jQuery
4 68 (42.24%) .NET
5 60 (37.27%) C#
6 54 (33.54%) MVC
7 52 (32.30%) ASP.NET
8 41 (25.47%) Agile Software Development
8 41 (25.47%) HTML5
9 36 (22.36%) MySQL
10 35 (21.74%) PHP
11 34 (21.12%) Microsoft
11 34 (21.12%) WCF
12 32 (19.88%) SQL
13 28 (17.39%) SQL Server
13 28 (17.39%) Visual Studio
13 28 (17.39%) .NET Framework
14 27 (16.77%) Dynamics CRM
14 27 (16.77%) CSS3
14 27 (16.77%) CRM
14 27 (16.77%) SharePoint
14 27 (16.77%) AngularJS
15 26 (16.15%) Web Development
16 21 (13.04%) LINQ
16 21 (13.04%) Web Services
17 18 (11.18%) Java
17 18 (11.18%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 17 (10.56%) Logistics
18 17 (10.56%) E-Commerce
19 16 (9.94%) OOP

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 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 27 (16.77%) SharePoint
2 11 (6.83%) SharePoint 2013
3 10 (6.21%) IIS
4 7 (4.35%) CMS
5 6 (3.73%) Apache
6 5 (3.11%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (3.11%) Tomcat
7 4 (2.48%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (1.86%) Node.js
8 3 (1.86%) WordPress
9 1 (0.62%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.62%) OpenEdge
9 1 (0.62%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.62%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.62%) Drupal
9 1 (0.62%) Joomla!
Applications
1 9 (5.59%) Photoshop
2 7 (4.35%) MS Excel
3 6 (3.73%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (3.11%) MS Office
5 2 (1.24%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.62%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.62%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 27 (16.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (4.35%) Magento
3 1 (0.62%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.62%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.48%) Office 365
2 2 (1.24%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.62%) SaaS
3 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.11%) FTP
2 4 (2.48%) Intranet
3 2 (1.24%) LTE
4 1 (0.62%) Extranet
4 1 (0.62%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (22.36%) MySQL
2 28 (17.39%) SQL Server
3 7 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (3.11%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (2.48%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.86%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.86%) Couchbase
7 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.62%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 28 (17.39%) Visual Studio
2 9 (5.59%) Git (software)
3 8 (4.97%) Subversion
3 8 (4.97%) Ant
4 7 (4.35%) Visual Studio Team System
5 5 (3.11%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (3.11%) JIRA
6 4 (2.48%) Selenium
6 4 (2.48%) Maven
7 3 (1.86%) Eclipse
7 3 (1.86%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.24%) WebDriver
8 2 (1.24%) SoapUI
8 2 (1.24%) JMeter
9 1 (0.62%) WebSpeed
9 1 (0.62%) NUnit
9 1 (0.62%) FxCop
9 1 (0.62%) Oracle APEX
General
1 7 (4.35%) Finance
2 5 (3.11%) Advertising
2 5 (3.11%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.24%) Retail
3 2 (1.24%) Legal
4 1 (0.62%) Electronics
4 1 (0.62%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.62%) Banking
4 1 (0.62%) Games
4 1 (0.62%) Local Government
4 1 (0.62%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 147 (91.30%) Developer
2 37 (22.98%) Web Developer
3 35 (21.74%) .NET Developer
4 27 (16.77%) CRM Developer
5 24 (14.91%) ASP.NET Developer
6 22 (13.66%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 20 (12.42%) .NET Web Developer
8 17 (10.56%) Front-End Developer
9 16 (9.94%) PHP Developer
10 15 (9.32%) JavaScript Developer
11 10 (6.21%) C# Developer
12 9 (5.59%) Microsoft Developer
13 8 (4.97%) C# .NET Developer
14 6 (3.73%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 6 (3.73%) Front-End Web Developer
14 6 (3.73%) Consultant
14 6 (3.73%) Java Developer
15 5 (3.11%) Architect
15 5 (3.11%) Senior Developer
15 5 (3.11%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (73.29%) CSS
2 107 (66.46%) HTML
3 74 (45.96%) jQuery
4 68 (42.24%) .NET
5 52 (32.30%) ASP.NET
6 41 (25.47%) HTML5
7 34 (21.12%) WCF
8 28 (17.39%) .NET Framework
9 27 (16.77%) CSS3
9 27 (16.77%) AngularJS
10 21 (13.04%) LINQ
10 21 (13.04%) Web Services
11 18 (11.18%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 16 (9.94%) XML
13 15 (9.32%) XHTML
14 14 (8.70%) Symfony
14 14 (8.70%) Ajax
15 13 (8.07%) Backbone.js
15 13 (8.07%) KnockoutJS
16 12 (7.45%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.07%) User Experience
2 12 (7.45%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (5.59%) iPad
4 7 (4.35%) Mobile App
5 5 (3.11%) W3C
6 3 (1.86%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.62%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.62%) GIS
7 1 (0.62%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.62%) DTV
7 1 (0.62%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.62%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.62%) WURFL
7 1 (0.62%) Open Source
7 1 (0.62%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 9 (5.59%) Windows
2 8 (4.97%) Android
2 8 (4.97%) Apple iOS
3 4 (2.48%) Linux
4 3 (1.86%) UNIX
4 3 (1.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.24%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.62%) AIX
6 1 (0.62%) HPUX
6 1 (0.62%) Solaris
6 1 (0.62%) BlackBerry OS
6 1 (0.62%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (33.54%) MVC
2 41 (25.47%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (16.77%) CRM
4 26 (16.15%) Web Development
5 17 (10.56%) Logistics
5 17 (10.56%) E-Commerce
6 16 (9.94%) OOP
7 13 (8.07%) Unit Testing
8 9 (5.59%) SOA
8 9 (5.59%) System Testing
9 8 (4.97%) TDD
9 8 (4.97%) Responsive Web Design
10 7 (4.35%) Android Development
10 7 (4.35%) iOS Development
10 7 (4.35%) OO
11 5 (3.11%) Scrum
11 5 (3.11%) SEO
12 4 (2.48%) Mentoring
12 4 (2.48%) OOD
12 4 (2.48%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 60 (37.27%) C#
2 35 (21.74%) PHP
3 32 (19.88%) SQL
4 18 (11.18%) Java
5 6 (3.73%) PHP5
5 6 (3.73%) PHP4
6 5 (3.11%) Perl
6 5 (3.11%) ActionScript
7 4 (2.48%) Ruby
7 4 (2.48%) VBA
8 3 (1.86%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.24%) VBScript
9 2 (1.24%) VB
10 1 (0.62%) C
10 1 (0.62%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.62%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.62%) C++
10 1 (0.62%) Progress 4GL
10 1 (0.62%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (1.24%) Degree
2 1 (0.62%) ISEB
2 1 (0.62%) ISTQB
2 1 (0.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.32%) QA
Vendors
1 34 (21.12%) Microsoft
2 14 (8.70%) Zend
3 6 (3.73%) Sencha
3 6 (3.73%) Adobe
4 3 (1.86%) Sitecore
5 2 (1.24%) Alterian
5 2 (1.24%) Oracle
5 2 (1.24%) HP
6 1 (0.62%) BMC
6 1 (0.62%) Remedy
6 1 (0.62%) Stellent
6 1 (0.62%) SAP
6 1 (0.62%) Macromedia
6 1 (0.62%) Progress
6 1 (0.62%) iRise
6 1 (0.62%) AccuRev
6 1 (0.62%) Google
6 1 (0.62%) ServiceNow
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