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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript
Rank 17 17 20
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 40 39 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 6.73% 6.88% 6.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.20% 20.31% 19.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 19 22
Average daily rate
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£300 £288 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% -3.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £215 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £305 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.10 £32.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-4.30% -1.51%
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
137 192 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 23.06% 33.86% 33.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 116 81
Average daily rate £338 £313 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £223 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 14
Average hourly rate £13.00 £17.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.71% -43.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £15.40 £17.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £32.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.23% -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 23 January 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 23 January 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.

1 102 (75.00%) HTML
2 99 (72.79%) CSS
3 62 (45.59%) jQuery
4 55 (40.44%) .NET
5 40 (29.41%) C#
5 40 (29.41%) ASP.NET
6 38 (27.94%) MVC
7 32 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
7 32 (23.53%) Microsoft
8 31 (22.79%) CRM
9 30 (22.06%) HTML5
10 27 (19.85%) Dynamics CRM
11 25 (18.38%) AngularJS
12 24 (17.65%) SQL Server
13 23 (16.91%) PHP
14 21 (15.44%) SharePoint
14 21 (15.44%) OOP
15 20 (14.71%) OO
15 20 (14.71%) SQL
15 20 (14.71%) MySQL
16 19 (13.97%) Web Services
16 19 (13.97%) .NET Framework
17 18 (13.24%) Visual Studio
18 16 (11.76%) CSS3
19 15 (11.03%) WCF
19 15 (11.03%) Finance
20 14 (10.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 13 (9.56%) Ajax
22 12 (8.82%) Git (software)
22 12 (8.82%) Symfony

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 21 (15.44%) SharePoint
2 12 (8.82%) IIS
3 10 (7.35%) SharePoint 2013
4 6 (4.41%) WebSphere
5 5 (3.68%) Drupal
5 5 (3.68%) CMS
6 4 (2.94%) Node.js
6 4 (2.94%) Apache
7 3 (2.21%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (2.21%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (1.47%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.47%) Umbraco
8 2 (1.47%) OpenEdge
8 2 (1.47%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.74%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.74%) JBoss
9 1 (0.74%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.74%) WordPress
9 1 (0.74%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (2.94%) Photoshop
1 4 (2.94%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.21%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.74%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 27 (19.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.74%) Magento
2 1 (0.74%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.47%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.47%) Office 365
2 1 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.21%) FTP
2 2 (1.47%) Intranet
3 1 (0.74%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 20 (14.71%) MySQL
3 14 (10.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (6.62%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (3.68%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (2.21%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (2.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.47%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.74%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.74%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.74%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (13.24%) Visual Studio
2 12 (8.82%) Git (software)
3 7 (5.15%) Visual Studio Team System
4 5 (3.68%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (3.68%) Ant
5 4 (2.94%) Lombardi
5 4 (2.94%) JIRA
6 3 (2.21%) Subversion
7 2 (1.47%) WebSpeed
8 1 (0.74%) NUnit
8 1 (0.74%) Maven
8 1 (0.74%) JUnit
8 1 (0.74%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.74%) Selenium
8 1 (0.74%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (0.74%) Jasmine
General
1 15 (11.03%) Finance
2 5 (3.68%) Advertising
3 2 (1.47%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.47%) Marketing
4 1 (0.74%) Publishing
4 1 (0.74%) Games
4 1 (0.74%) Legal
Job Titles
1 113 (83.09%) Developer
2 22 (16.18%) CRM Developer
3 19 (13.97%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 18 (13.24%) Web Developer
5 17 (12.50%) .NET Developer
6 13 (9.56%) Microsoft Developer
6 13 (9.56%) JavaScript Developer
6 13 (9.56%) Front-End Developer
7 12 (8.82%) Designer
8 8 (5.88%) PHP Developer
8 8 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
9 7 (5.15%) .NET Web Developer
10 6 (4.41%) C# Developer
11 5 (3.68%) Database Developer
11 5 (3.68%) Senior Developer
11 5 (3.68%) Interactive Designer
12 4 (2.94%) Front-End Web Developer
12 4 (2.94%) Mobile Developer
12 4 (2.94%) PHP Drupal Developer
12 4 (2.94%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (75.00%) HTML
2 99 (72.79%) CSS
3 62 (45.59%) jQuery
4 55 (40.44%) .NET
5 40 (29.41%) ASP.NET
6 30 (22.06%) HTML5
7 25 (18.38%) AngularJS
8 19 (13.97%) Web Services
8 19 (13.97%) .NET Framework
9 16 (11.76%) CSS3
10 15 (11.03%) WCF
11 13 (9.56%) Ajax
12 12 (8.82%) Symfony
12 12 (8.82%) Backbone.js
13 11 (8.09%) KnockoutJS
13 11 (8.09%) ASP.NET MVC
14 10 (7.35%) Ember.js
15 9 (6.62%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 8 (5.88%) Sass
16 8 (5.88%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.35%) Enterprise Software
1 10 (7.35%) User Experience
2 6 (4.41%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.68%) iPad
4 4 (2.94%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.21%) W3C
6 1 (0.74%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.74%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.74%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.74%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.74%) Mobile Games
6 1 (0.74%) Taxonomies
6 1 (0.74%) Blog
6 1 (0.74%) Social Network
6 1 (0.74%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.88%) Windows
2 5 (3.68%) Android
2 5 (3.68%) Apple iOS
3 4 (2.94%) UNIX
4 2 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.47%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.47%) Linux
5 1 (0.74%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.74%) AIX
5 1 (0.74%) HPUX
5 1 (0.74%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (27.94%) MVC
2 32 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (22.79%) CRM
4 21 (15.44%) OOP
5 20 (14.71%) OO
6 12 (8.82%) Web Development
7 9 (6.62%) Unit Testing
7 9 (6.62%) E-Commerce
8 6 (4.41%) TDD
8 6 (4.41%) Responsive Web Design
9 5 (3.68%) System Testing
9 5 (3.68%) Logistics
9 5 (3.68%) SOA
9 5 (3.68%) Android Development
9 5 (3.68%) iOS Development
9 5 (3.68%) Mentoring
10 4 (2.94%) Data Modelling
10 4 (2.94%) OOD
10 4 (2.94%) Scrum
10 4 (2.94%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 40 (29.41%) C#
2 23 (16.91%) PHP
3 20 (14.71%) SQL
4 11 (8.09%) Java
5 8 (5.88%) VB.NET
6 6 (4.41%) T-SQL
6 6 (4.41%) Ruby
6 6 (4.41%) PHP5
7 2 (1.47%) Python
7 2 (1.47%) Progress 4GL
7 2 (1.47%) VBScript
8 1 (0.74%) VB
8 1 (0.74%) ActionScript
8 1 (0.74%) PHP4
8 1 (0.74%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (1.47%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.74%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.15%) QA
Vendors
1 32 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 12 (8.82%) Zend
3 4 (2.94%) Adobe
3 4 (2.94%) Business Objects
4 3 (2.21%) Sitecore
4 3 (2.21%) Sencha
5 2 (1.47%) Oracle
5 2 (1.47%) Progress
6 1 (0.74%) SAP
6 1 (0.74%) HP
6 1 (0.74%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.74%) Twitter
6 1 (0.74%) Talend
6 1 (0.74%) ServiceNow
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