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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 4 14 18
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +4
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 88 57 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 14.67% 9.05% 6.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 42.93% 27.94% 30.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 37 29
Median daily rate £375 £320 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £235 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £550 £383
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £32.75 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+9.92% +5.64%

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
205 204 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 34.17% 32.38% 23.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 132 94
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £516 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 5
Median hourly rate £27.69 £14.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+97.78% +7.69%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.25 £40.00 £35.34
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +13.19%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017, 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.

1 168 (80.77%) HTML
2 144 (69.23%) CSS
3 87 (41.83%) Agile Software Development
4 82 (39.42%) .NET
5 62 (29.81%) Microsoft
6 61 (29.33%) HTML5
7 60 (28.85%) C#
8 59 (28.37%) Web Development
8 59 (28.37%) AngularJS
9 56 (26.92%) jQuery
10 50 (24.04%) .NET Framework
11 48 (23.08%) Front End Development
12 45 (21.63%) WCF
13 43 (20.67%) Java
13 43 (20.67%) Visual Studio
14 42 (20.19%) MVC
15 40 (19.23%) Scrum
16 37 (17.79%) CRM
17 35 (16.83%) OO
18 33 (15.87%) Git (software)
18 33 (15.87%) ASP.NET
18 33 (15.87%) CSS3
19 32 (15.38%) Web Services
19 32 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
20 31 (14.90%) SQL
21 30 (14.42%) PHP
21 30 (14.42%) Security Cleared
21 30 (14.42%) Dynamics CRM
22 29 (13.94%) ASP.NET Web API
23 27 (12.98%) Visual Studio Team System

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 17 (8.17%) CMS
2 14 (6.73%) Drupal
3 10 (4.81%) SharePoint
4 6 (2.88%) Confluence
5 5 (2.40%) Apache
5 5 (2.40%) JBoss
5 5 (2.40%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (2.40%) WordPress
6 4 (1.92%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.44%) IIS
8 2 (0.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (0.96%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.48%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 6 (2.88%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.92%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.96%) Fireworks
3 2 (0.96%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.48%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.48%) CATIA
4 1 (0.48%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 30 (14.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (5.77%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.48%) Magento
3 1 (0.48%) OpenText MBPM
3 1 (0.48%) OpenText Process Suite
3 1 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.48%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.88%) GitHub
3 5 (2.40%) Office 365
4 2 (0.96%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (0.96%) SaaS
5 1 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.48%) Google Play
5 1 (0.48%) iTunes
5 1 (0.48%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 17 (8.17%) HTTP
2 7 (3.37%) LDAP
2 7 (3.37%) Network Security
3 3 (1.44%) SSL
4 2 (0.96%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.48%) Internet
5 1 (0.48%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (12.02%) SQL Server
2 21 (10.10%) Relational Database
3 13 (6.25%) MySQL
4 11 (5.29%) Power BI
5 8 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (2.88%) Hazelcast
6 6 (2.88%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (2.40%) RDBMS
7 5 (2.40%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (1.92%) Redis
9 2 (0.96%) Endeca
9 2 (0.96%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.96%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.96%) SQLite
10 1 (0.48%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 43 (20.67%) Visual Studio
2 33 (15.87%) Git (software)
3 27 (12.98%) Visual Studio Team System
4 26 (12.50%) Jenkins
5 14 (6.73%) Selenium
5 14 (6.73%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (5.29%) JIRA
6 11 (5.29%) Subversion
7 10 (4.81%) Cucumber
7 10 (4.81%) gulp
7 10 (4.81%) NUnit
8 9 (4.33%) CruiseControl
8 9 (4.33%) Protractor
9 8 (3.85%) Moq
9 8 (3.85%) WebDriver
10 7 (3.37%) Grunt
10 7 (3.37%) Jasmine
11 5 (2.40%) JUnit
11 5 (2.40%) Karma Test Runner
12 4 (1.92%) Ant
General
1 26 (12.50%) Finance
2 12 (5.77%) Manufacturing
3 7 (3.37%) Retail
4 4 (1.92%) Marketing
5 2 (0.96%) Banking
5 2 (0.96%) Billing
5 2 (0.96%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.48%) Electronics
6 1 (0.48%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.48%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 184 (88.46%) Developer
2 41 (19.71%) JavaScript Developer
3 34 (16.35%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 30 (14.42%) .NET Developer
4 30 (14.42%) CRM Developer
5 27 (12.98%) Microsoft Developer
6 25 (12.02%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 20 (9.62%) Senior Developer
8 18 (8.65%) Java Developer
9 15 (7.21%) HTML CSS Developer
9 15 (7.21%) HTML Developer
10 14 (6.73%) Drupal Developer
11 12 (5.77%) Dynamics AX Developer
11 12 (5.77%) UI Developer
12 11 (5.29%) C# Developer
13 10 (4.81%) Angular Developer
13 10 (4.81%) PHP Developer
14 9 (4.33%) ASP.NET Developer
14 9 (4.33%) SharePoint Developer
15 7 (3.37%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 168 (80.77%) HTML
2 144 (69.23%) CSS
3 82 (39.42%) .NET
4 61 (29.33%) HTML5
5 59 (28.37%) AngularJS
6 56 (26.92%) jQuery
7 50 (24.04%) .NET Framework
8 45 (21.63%) WCF
9 33 (15.87%) ASP.NET
9 33 (15.87%) CSS3
10 32 (15.38%) Web Services
11 29 (13.94%) ASP.NET Web API
12 23 (11.06%) Entity Framework
12 23 (11.06%) REST
13 19 (9.13%) ASP.NET MVC
13 19 (9.13%) Node.js
13 19 (9.13%) Spring
14 18 (8.65%) React
15 17 (8.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 16 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (8.65%) Visualisation
2 9 (4.33%) User Experience
3 8 (3.85%) Mobile App
4 7 (3.37%) Digital Media
5 5 (2.40%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.44%) iPad
7 2 (0.96%) CMDB
7 2 (0.96%) Data Structures
7 2 (0.96%) Wiki
8 1 (0.48%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.48%) Fintech
8 1 (0.48%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.48%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.48%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.48%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 21 (10.10%) Linux
2 18 (8.65%) Unix
3 13 (6.25%) Mac OS X
4 5 (2.40%) Windows
5 4 (1.92%) Android
5 4 (1.92%) Ubuntu
6 3 (1.44%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (0.96%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.48%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.48%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (41.83%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (28.37%) Web Development
3 48 (23.08%) Front End Development
4 42 (20.19%) MVC
5 40 (19.23%) Scrum
6 37 (17.79%) CRM
7 35 (16.83%) OO
8 32 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
9 21 (10.10%) Responsive Web Design
10 18 (8.65%) Content Management
11 16 (7.69%) Web Design
12 15 (7.21%) Configuration Management
12 15 (7.21%) OO PHP
12 15 (7.21%) TDD
13 14 (6.73%) Mentoring
13 14 (6.73%) SOLID
13 14 (6.73%) Unit Testing
14 12 (5.77%) Business Intelligence
14 12 (5.77%) Line Management
15 11 (5.29%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 60 (28.85%) C#
2 43 (20.67%) Java
3 31 (14.90%) SQL
4 30 (14.42%) PHP
5 12 (5.77%) X++
6 3 (1.44%) T-SQL
6 3 (1.44%) VB
7 2 (0.96%) PHP 5
7 2 (0.96%) PL/SQL
7 2 (0.96%) Ruby
7 2 (0.96%) TypeScript
8 1 (0.48%) C++
8 1 (0.48%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.48%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.48%) Python
Qualifications
1 30 (14.42%) Security Cleared
2 19 (9.13%) SC Cleared
3 8 (3.85%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.48%) Degree
4 1 (0.48%) ISEB
4 1 (0.48%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.44%) QA
2 2 (0.96%) SLA
3 1 (0.48%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.48%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.48%) WAI
System Software
1 5 (2.40%) Docker
2 2 (0.96%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.44%) Puppet
2 2 (0.96%) Zenoss
3 1 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.48%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.48%) Nagios
3 1 (0.48%) Plesk
Vendors
1 62 (29.81%) Microsoft
2 10 (4.81%) ServiceNow
3 5 (2.40%) Oracle
4 3 (1.44%) hybris
5 2 (0.96%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.48%) Adobe
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%) Remedy
6 1 (0.48%) SAP
6 1 (0.48%) Splunk
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