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 23 July 2016 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 11 16 9
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -7
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 96 52 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 12.39% 7.05% 10.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.16% 22.13% 32.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 24 52
Median daily rate £294 £330 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.98% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £222 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £401 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.23 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.45% +14.53%
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
281 235 224
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 36.26% 31.84% 32.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 140 139
Median daily rate £375 £350 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +8.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £475 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 3
Median hourly rate £31.00 £26.50 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.98% -23.18%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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 23 July 2016.

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 23 July 2016, 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.

1 138 (85.19%) HTML
2 132 (81.48%) CSS
3 78 (48.15%) jQuery
4 67 (41.36%) .NET
5 63 (38.89%) Java
6 57 (35.19%) C#
6 57 (35.19%) HTML5
7 51 (31.48%) Web Development
8 49 (30.25%) Agile Software Development
9 43 (26.54%) MVC
10 42 (25.93%) Front End Development
11 37 (22.84%) CSS3
12 36 (22.22%) CMS
12 36 (22.22%) SQL
12 36 (22.22%) ASP.NET
13 35 (21.60%) Microsoft
14 29 (17.90%) Spring
14 29 (17.90%) CRM
14 29 (17.90%) SQL Server
15 26 (16.05%) J2EE
15 26 (16.05%) AngularJS
16 24 (14.81%) Visual Studio
17 22 (13.58%) Responsive Web Design
18 21 (12.96%) .NET Framework
18 21 (12.96%) TDD
18 21 (12.96%) PHP
18 21 (12.96%) ASP.NET Web API
19 18 (11.11%) XML
19 18 (11.11%) Automotive
20 17 (10.49%) Linux

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 36 (22.22%) CMS
2 8 (4.94%) Tomcat
3 6 (3.70%) JBoss
4 5 (3.09%) Kentico
4 5 (3.09%) WordPress
5 4 (2.47%) WebLogic
6 3 (1.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 3 (1.85%) IIS
7 2 (1.23%) Apache
7 2 (1.23%) Drupal
7 2 (1.23%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.23%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.62%) EPiServer CMS
8 1 (0.62%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.62%) K2 blackpearl
8 1 (0.62%) Liferay
8 1 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.62%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.62%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 12 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.94%) MS Office
2 8 (4.94%) MS PowerPoint
2 8 (4.94%) Photoshop
3 4 (2.47%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.62%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.62%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.62%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (8.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.62%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.23%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.62%) Heroku
3 1 (0.62%) IaaS
3 1 (0.62%) Office 365
3 1 (0.62%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.79%) Network Security
2 2 (1.23%) DNS
3 1 (0.62%) Cisco IPT
3 1 (0.62%) Cisco ISE
3 1 (0.62%) Firewall
3 1 (0.62%) Intranet
3 1 (0.62%) NetScaler
3 1 (0.62%) SNMP
3 1 (0.62%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (17.90%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (3.70%) MySQL
3 6 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (2.47%) DB2
4 4 (2.47%) RDBMS
4 4 (2.47%) Relational Database
4 4 (2.47%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.62%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.62%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.62%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.62%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (0.62%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.62%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 24 (14.81%) Visual Studio
2 15 (9.26%) Selenium
2 15 (9.26%) Subversion
3 14 (8.64%) Git (software)
4 9 (5.56%) Visual Studio Team System
5 8 (4.94%) Cucumber
5 8 (4.94%) WebDriver
6 6 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (3.09%) NUnit
8 4 (2.47%) SpecFlow
9 3 (1.85%) Grunt
9 3 (1.85%) gulp
10 2 (1.23%) Ant
10 2 (1.23%) Eclipse
10 2 (1.23%) Jenkins
10 2 (1.23%) JUnit
10 2 (1.23%) Maven
10 2 (1.23%) Moq
11 1 (0.62%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.62%) Oracle APEX
General
1 18 (11.11%) Automotive
2 16 (9.88%) Marketing
3 10 (6.17%) Finance
4 5 (3.09%) Retail
5 2 (1.23%) Banking
5 2 (1.23%) Legal
6 1 (0.62%) Advertising
6 1 (0.62%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.62%) Games
6 1 (0.62%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 140 (86.42%) Developer
2 31 (19.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 29 (17.90%) .NET Developer
4 25 (15.43%) Java Developer
5 22 (13.58%) C# Developer
6 21 (12.96%) JavaScript Developer
7 17 (10.49%) Web Developer
8 15 (9.26%) ASP.NET Developer
8 15 (9.26%) HTML Developer
9 14 (8.64%) HTML CSS Developer
10 13 (8.02%) C# .NET Developer
10 13 (8.02%) CRM Developer
11 11 (6.79%) Dynamics CRM Developer
12 10 (6.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 8 (4.94%) Automation Tester
13 8 (4.94%) QA Automation Tester
13 8 (4.94%) QA Tester
13 8 (4.94%) Tester
14 7 (4.32%) PHP Developer
14 7 (4.32%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 138 (85.19%) HTML
2 132 (81.48%) CSS
3 78 (48.15%) jQuery
4 67 (41.36%) .NET
5 57 (35.19%) HTML5
6 37 (22.84%) CSS3
7 36 (22.22%) ASP.NET
8 29 (17.90%) Spring
9 26 (16.05%) AngularJS
9 26 (16.05%) J2EE
10 21 (12.96%) .NET Framework
10 21 (12.96%) ASP.NET Web API
11 18 (11.11%) XML
12 17 (10.49%) Spring MVC
12 17 (10.49%) Web Services
13 15 (9.26%) WCF
14 13 (8.02%) ASP.NET MVC
15 12 (7.41%) Ajax
16 11 (6.79%) REST
17 9 (5.56%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.41%) Digital Media
2 11 (6.79%) Mobile App
3 5 (3.09%) User Experience
4 4 (2.47%) Client/Server
4 4 (2.47%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.23%) Blog
5 2 (1.23%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.62%) iPad
6 1 (0.62%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.62%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.62%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 17 (10.49%) Linux
2 3 (1.85%) Windows
3 2 (1.23%) Unix
4 1 (0.62%) Android
4 1 (0.62%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.62%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (31.48%) Web Development
2 49 (30.25%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (26.54%) MVC
4 42 (25.93%) Front End Development
5 29 (17.90%) CRM
6 22 (13.58%) Responsive Web Design
7 21 (12.96%) TDD
8 17 (10.49%) BDD
9 16 (9.88%) OO
10 14 (8.64%) Test Automation
11 11 (6.79%) ERP
12 10 (6.17%) Migration
12 10 (6.17%) SDLC
12 10 (6.17%) Unit Testing
13 9 (5.56%) Scrum
14 8 (4.94%) Continuous Improvement
14 8 (4.94%) Data Migration
14 8 (4.94%) Functional Testing
14 8 (4.94%) Non-Functional Testing
14 8 (4.94%) QA Automation
Programming Languages
1 63 (38.89%) Java
2 57 (35.19%) C#
3 36 (22.22%) SQL
4 21 (12.96%) PHP
5 6 (3.70%) T-SQL
5 6 (3.70%) VB.NET
6 5 (3.09%) TypeScript
6 5 (3.09%) VB
7 2 (1.23%) PHP 5
7 2 (1.23%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.23%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.23%) Ruby
8 1 (0.62%) C
8 1 (0.62%) C++
8 1 (0.62%) Python
8 1 (0.62%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (1.85%) Degree
1 3 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (0.62%) CCNA
2 1 (0.62%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (0.62%) DV Cleared
2 1 (0.62%) MCAD
2 1 (0.62%) MCITP
2 1 (0.62%) MCSD
2 1 (0.62%) MCTS
2 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.62%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.17%) QA
2 2 (1.23%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (1.23%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.23%) Rancher
2 1 (0.62%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 35 (21.60%) Microsoft
2 9 (5.56%) Oracle
3 7 (4.32%) Sitecore
4 6 (3.70%) Adobe
5 4 (2.47%) BEA
5 4 (2.47%) IBM
5 4 (2.47%) Pega
5 4 (2.47%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (2.47%) ServiceNow
5 4 (2.47%) Sybase
5 4 (2.47%) Vitria
6 2 (1.23%) New Relic
7 1 (0.62%) Capita
7 1 (0.62%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.62%) Cisco
7 1 (0.62%) CODA
7 1 (0.62%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.62%) Rackspace
7 1 (0.62%) VMware
7 1 (0.62%) Xamarin
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