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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 4 9 6
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 138 66 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 19.60% 10.02% 10.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 50.18% 33.33% 37.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 46 45
Median daily rate £375 £333 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.78% +2.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £477 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -7.69%
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
275 198 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 39.06% 30.05% 29.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 132 131
Median daily rate £388 £388 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 6
Median hourly rate £36.00 £15.25 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+136.06% -23.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.69 £12.20 £12.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £31.50 £21.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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.

1 169 (81.64%) HTML
2 151 (72.95%) CSS
3 78 (37.68%) Agile Software Development
4 77 (37.20%) .NET
5 65 (31.40%) Web Development
6 64 (30.92%) jQuery
7 63 (30.43%) HTML5
7 63 (30.43%) C#
8 57 (27.54%) AngularJS
9 54 (26.09%) Front End Development
9 54 (26.09%) Java
9 54 (26.09%) Microsoft
10 43 (20.77%) MVC
11 40 (19.32%) .NET Framework
12 38 (18.36%) Visual Studio
13 36 (17.39%) SQL
13 36 (17.39%) CRM
13 36 (17.39%) Git (software)
14 35 (16.91%) WCF
14 35 (16.91%) CSS3
15 31 (14.98%) OO
16 30 (14.49%) PHP
16 30 (14.49%) ASP.NET
16 30 (14.49%) Continuous Integration
17 28 (13.53%) Scrum
18 27 (13.04%) Security Cleared
18 27 (13.04%) Responsive Web Design
18 27 (13.04%) Jenkins
19 26 (12.56%) CMS
20 25 (12.08%) 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 26 (12.56%) CMS
2 14 (6.76%) Drupal
3 6 (2.90%) Confluence
3 6 (2.90%) SharePoint
4 5 (2.42%) Apache
4 5 (2.42%) JBoss
4 5 (2.42%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.45%) IIS
5 3 (1.45%) WordPress
6 2 (0.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (0.97%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.97%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.48%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.48%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 8 (3.86%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.42%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.45%) Fireworks
3 3 (1.45%) MS Office
3 3 (1.45%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.97%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.97%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.48%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 25 (12.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (5.80%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.48%) Magento
3 1 (0.48%) OpenText MBPM
3 1 (0.48%) OpenText Process Suite
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.97%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 2 (0.97%) GitHub
2 2 (0.97%) SaaS
3 1 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.48%) Google Play
3 1 (0.48%) iTunes
3 1 (0.48%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (7.73%) HTTP
2 9 (4.35%) Network Security
3 2 (0.97%) LDAP
3 2 (0.97%) Wireshark
4 1 (0.48%) Internet
4 1 (0.48%) Intranet
4 1 (0.48%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (10.63%) SQL Server
2 20 (9.66%) Relational Database
3 11 (5.31%) MySQL
3 11 (5.31%) Power BI
4 8 (3.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (2.90%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (2.42%) Hazelcast
6 5 (2.42%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (1.93%) RDBMS
7 4 (1.93%) Redis
8 3 (1.45%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.97%) Endeca
9 2 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.97%) SQLite
10 1 (0.48%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (0.48%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 38 (18.36%) Visual Studio
2 36 (17.39%) Git (software)
3 27 (13.04%) Jenkins
4 20 (9.66%) Visual Studio Team System
5 15 (7.25%) Selenium
6 14 (6.76%) Subversion
7 13 (6.28%) Team Foundation Server
8 12 (5.80%) Cucumber
9 10 (4.83%) JIRA
9 10 (4.83%) NUnit
9 10 (4.83%) WebDriver
10 9 (4.35%) CruiseControl
11 8 (3.86%) Moq
12 7 (3.38%) Jasmine
13 6 (2.90%) Grunt
13 6 (2.90%) gulp
13 6 (2.90%) Protractor
14 5 (2.42%) JUnit
14 5 (2.42%) Karma Test Runner
15 4 (1.93%) Ant
General
1 24 (11.59%) Finance
2 11 (5.31%) Manufacturing
3 9 (4.35%) Marketing
3 9 (4.35%) Retail
4 6 (2.90%) Automotive
5 4 (1.93%) Banking
6 2 (0.97%) Billing
7 1 (0.48%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.48%) Publishing
7 1 (0.48%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 184 (88.89%) Developer
2 39 (18.84%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 39 (18.84%) JavaScript Developer
3 26 (12.56%) .NET Developer
3 26 (12.56%) Microsoft Developer
4 24 (11.59%) CRM Developer
5 22 (10.63%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 21 (10.14%) Java Developer
7 18 (8.70%) HTML CSS Developer
7 18 (8.70%) HTML Developer
8 15 (7.25%) Senior Developer
9 14 (6.76%) Drupal Developer
10 13 (6.28%) C# Developer
11 12 (5.80%) Dynamics AX Developer
12 11 (5.31%) Angular Developer
12 11 (5.31%) UI Developer
13 10 (4.83%) PHP Developer
13 10 (4.83%) Web Developer
14 8 (3.86%) ASP.NET Developer
15 7 (3.38%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 169 (81.64%) HTML
2 151 (72.95%) CSS
3 77 (37.20%) .NET
4 64 (30.92%) jQuery
5 63 (30.43%) HTML5
6 57 (27.54%) AngularJS
7 40 (19.32%) .NET Framework
8 35 (16.91%) CSS3
8 35 (16.91%) WCF
9 30 (14.49%) ASP.NET
10 25 (12.08%) Spring
11 22 (10.63%) ASP.NET Web API
11 22 (10.63%) Web Services
12 20 (9.66%) React
13 19 (9.18%) Entity Framework
14 16 (7.73%) ASP.NET MVC
14 16 (7.73%) Hibernate
15 15 (7.25%) Node.js
16 14 (6.76%) REST
16 14 (6.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 18 (8.70%) Visualisation
2 11 (5.31%) Mobile App
3 9 (4.35%) Digital Media
4 8 (3.86%) User Experience
5 4 (1.93%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.45%) iPad
7 2 (0.97%) Data Structures
7 2 (0.97%) W3C
8 1 (0.48%) CMDB
8 1 (0.48%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.48%) Fintech
8 1 (0.48%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 25 (12.08%) Linux
2 16 (7.73%) Unix
3 13 (6.28%) Mac OS X
4 6 (2.90%) Windows
5 5 (2.42%) Android
6 3 (1.45%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.45%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (0.97%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.48%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.48%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (37.68%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (31.40%) Web Development
3 54 (26.09%) Front End Development
4 43 (20.77%) MVC
5 36 (17.39%) CRM
6 31 (14.98%) OO
7 30 (14.49%) Continuous Integration
8 28 (13.53%) Scrum
9 27 (13.04%) Responsive Web Design
10 18 (8.70%) Content Management
11 16 (7.73%) Web Design
12 15 (7.25%) OO PHP
12 15 (7.25%) TDD
13 14 (6.76%) Configuration Management
14 13 (6.28%) Mentoring
15 12 (5.80%) Line Management
15 12 (5.80%) SOLID
16 11 (5.31%) Business Intelligence
16 11 (5.31%) OOD
17 10 (4.83%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 63 (30.43%) C#
2 54 (26.09%) Java
3 36 (17.39%) SQL
4 30 (14.49%) PHP
5 12 (5.80%) X++
6 4 (1.93%) PL/SQL
6 4 (1.93%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.97%) PHP 5
7 2 (0.97%) Ruby
7 2 (0.97%) VB
8 1 (0.48%) C++
8 1 (0.48%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.48%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.48%) Python
8 1 (0.48%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 27 (13.04%) Security Cleared
2 16 (7.73%) SC Cleared
3 6 (2.90%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.48%) Degree
4 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.42%) QA
2 1 (0.48%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.48%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.48%) SLA
2 1 (0.48%) WAI
System Software
1 4 (1.93%) Docker
2 2 (0.97%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.45%) Puppet
2 2 (0.97%) Rancher
2 2 (0.97%) Zenoss
3 1 (0.48%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.48%) Nagios
3 1 (0.48%) Plesk
Vendors
1 54 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 7 (3.38%) Oracle
3 5 (2.42%) ServiceNow
3 5 (2.42%) Sitecore
4 3 (1.45%) hybris
4 3 (1.45%) Xamarin
5 2 (0.97%) Adobe
5 2 (0.97%) New Relic
6 1 (0.48%) Google
6 1 (0.48%) Intel Security
6 1 (0.48%) Kony
6 1 (0.48%) OpenText
6 1 (0.48%) Pega
6 1 (0.48%) Splunk
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