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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 6 15 10
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 96 53 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 12.77% 8.18% 10.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.65% 22.84% 26.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 40 20
Average daily rate
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£338 £288 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.39% +4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £198 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £353 £346
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £313
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +16.66%
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
255 232 237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 33.91% 35.80% 38.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 166 105
Average daily rate £350 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £240 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 2 5
Average hourly rate £20.00 £37.50 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.66% +13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £23.50 £23.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.10 £37.50 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -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 24 October 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 24 October 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.

1 123 (73.21%) CSS
2 120 (71.43%) HTML
3 76 (45.24%) jQuery
4 65 (38.69%) .NET
5 54 (32.14%) C#
6 53 (31.55%) ASP.NET
7 46 (27.38%) MVC
8 43 (25.60%) Agile Software Development
9 38 (22.62%) HTML5
10 37 (22.02%) PHP
11 36 (21.43%) Microsoft
12 33 (19.64%) MySQL
13 31 (18.45%) AngularJS
14 29 (17.26%) CRM
14 29 (17.26%) Dynamics CRM
15 28 (16.67%) SharePoint
16 27 (16.07%) SQL
16 27 (16.07%) SQL Server
17 24 (14.29%) WCF
18 23 (13.69%) .NET Framework
18 23 (13.69%) CSS3
18 23 (13.69%) Web Services
19 22 (13.10%) Visual Studio
19 22 (13.10%) Web Development
20 19 (11.31%) OOP
21 17 (10.12%) Ajax
21 17 (10.12%) Backbone.js
21 17 (10.12%) E-Commerce
22 16 (9.52%) Java
22 16 (9.52%) KnockoutJS

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 28 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 12 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
3 9 (5.36%) IIS
4 7 (4.17%) Apache
4 7 (4.17%) CMS
5 5 (2.98%) Tomcat
6 4 (2.38%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (2.38%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (2.38%) Node.js
7 3 (1.79%) WordPress
8 2 (1.19%) Joomla!
8 2 (1.19%) Drupal
8 2 (1.19%) OpenEdge
9 1 (0.60%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.60%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.60%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (4.76%) Photoshop
2 6 (3.57%) MS Excel
3 5 (2.98%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (1.19%) InfoPath
4 2 (1.19%) MS Office
5 1 (0.60%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 29 (17.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (4.17%) Magento
3 1 (0.60%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.38%) Office 365
2 2 (1.19%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.98%) FTP
2 4 (2.38%) Intranet
3 2 (1.19%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (19.64%) MySQL
2 27 (16.07%) SQL Server
3 9 (5.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.79%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.19%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.60%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.60%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (13.10%) Visual Studio
2 9 (5.36%) Git (software)
3 8 (4.76%) Ant
3 8 (4.76%) Subversion
4 7 (4.17%) Visual Studio Team System
5 6 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (2.98%) JIRA
7 4 (2.38%) Maven
8 3 (1.79%) Eclipse
9 2 (1.19%) WebSpeed
9 2 (1.19%) JMeter
9 2 (1.19%) NUnit
9 2 (1.19%) WebDriver
9 2 (1.19%) Selenium
9 2 (1.19%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.19%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.60%) FxCop
10 1 (0.60%) Oracle APEX
General
1 8 (4.76%) Finance
2 6 (3.57%) Advertising
3 3 (1.79%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.19%) Retail
4 2 (1.19%) Legal
5 1 (0.60%) Publishing
5 1 (0.60%) Games
5 1 (0.60%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 146 (86.90%) Developer
2 30 (17.86%) Web Developer
3 29 (17.26%) CRM Developer
4 25 (14.88%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 25 (14.88%) .NET Developer
5 18 (10.71%) ASP.NET Developer
5 18 (10.71%) JavaScript Developer
6 15 (8.93%) Front-End Developer
6 15 (8.93%) Designer
6 15 (8.93%) PHP Developer
7 14 (8.33%) .NET Web Developer
8 12 (7.14%) Microsoft Developer
9 9 (5.36%) C# Developer
10 7 (4.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 7 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
11 6 (3.57%) Senior Developer
11 6 (3.57%) Java Developer
12 5 (2.98%) Architect
12 5 (2.98%) Mobile Developer
12 5 (2.98%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (73.21%) CSS
2 120 (71.43%) HTML
3 76 (45.24%) jQuery
4 65 (38.69%) .NET
5 53 (31.55%) ASP.NET
6 38 (22.62%) HTML5
7 31 (18.45%) AngularJS
8 24 (14.29%) WCF
9 23 (13.69%) .NET Framework
9 23 (13.69%) Web Services
9 23 (13.69%) CSS3
10 17 (10.12%) Backbone.js
10 17 (10.12%) Ajax
11 16 (9.52%) Symfony
11 16 (9.52%) KnockoutJS
12 14 (8.33%) Ember.js
12 14 (8.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 13 (7.74%) XML
13 13 (7.74%) XHTML
14 12 (7.14%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.93%) User Experience
2 14 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (5.36%) iPad
4 7 (4.17%) Mobile App
5 5 (2.98%) W3C
6 4 (2.38%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.79%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.19%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.60%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.60%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.60%) GIS
9 1 (0.60%) Taxonomies
9 1 (0.60%) Blog
9 1 (0.60%) Social Network
9 1 (0.60%) Open Source
9 1 (0.60%) Social Media
9 1 (0.60%) WURFL
9 1 (0.60%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (5.95%) Windows
2 8 (4.76%) Android
2 8 (4.76%) Apple iOS
3 4 (2.38%) Linux
4 3 (1.79%) UNIX
4 3 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.19%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.60%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.60%) AIX
6 1 (0.60%) HPUX
6 1 (0.60%) Solaris
6 1 (0.60%) BlackBerry OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (27.38%) MVC
2 43 (25.60%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (17.26%) CRM
4 22 (13.10%) Web Development
5 19 (11.31%) OOP
6 17 (10.12%) E-Commerce
7 14 (8.33%) Unit Testing
8 11 (6.55%) Logistics
8 11 (6.55%) OO
9 9 (5.36%) System Testing
10 8 (4.76%) Responsive Web Design
10 8 (4.76%) SOA
10 8 (4.76%) TDD
11 7 (4.17%) Android Development
11 7 (4.17%) iOS Development
12 6 (3.57%) Scrum
13 5 (2.98%) OOD
14 4 (2.38%) Project Management
14 4 (2.38%) SEO
14 4 (2.38%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 54 (32.14%) C#
2 37 (22.02%) PHP
3 27 (16.07%) SQL
4 16 (9.52%) Java
5 7 (4.17%) PHP5
6 6 (3.57%) PHP4
6 6 (3.57%) VB.NET
7 5 (2.98%) ActionScript
8 4 (2.38%) Ruby
8 4 (2.38%) T-SQL
9 3 (1.79%) Perl
10 2 (1.19%) VBScript
10 2 (1.19%) VBA
10 2 (1.19%) Progress 4GL
11 1 (0.60%) VB
11 1 (0.60%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (0.60%) Degree
1 1 (0.60%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 36 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 16 (9.52%) Zend
3 6 (3.57%) Sencha
3 6 (3.57%) Adobe
4 2 (1.19%) Oracle
4 2 (1.19%) Progress
4 2 (1.19%) Alterian
5 1 (0.60%) Google
5 1 (0.60%) Macromedia
5 1 (0.60%) HP
5 1 (0.60%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.60%) Stellent
5 1 (0.60%) ServiceNow
5 1 (0.60%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.60%) AccuRev
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