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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 7 14 11
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 115 61 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 14.23% 8.40% 10.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.66% 24.60% 32.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 36 56
Median daily rate £325 £310 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% -0.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £220 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £408 £381
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £39.78 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +24.29%
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
290 248 213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 35.89% 34.16% 32.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 166 144
Median daily rate £350 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 6
Median hourly rate £37.50 £26.50 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.50% -14.51%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

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 28 June 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 28 June 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.

1 142 (81.61%) HTML
2 137 (78.74%) CSS
3 85 (48.85%) jQuery
4 73 (41.95%) .NET
5 69 (39.66%) Java
6 61 (35.06%) C#
7 56 (32.18%) HTML5
8 54 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
8 54 (31.03%) Web Development
9 50 (28.74%) MVC
10 42 (24.14%) Front End Development
11 39 (22.41%) SQL
11 39 (22.41%) ASP.NET
12 38 (21.84%) CSS3
13 37 (21.26%) Microsoft
14 34 (19.54%) CMS
15 32 (18.39%) Spring
16 31 (17.82%) SQL Server
16 31 (17.82%) CRM
16 31 (17.82%) AngularJS
17 29 (16.67%) J2EE
18 25 (14.37%) PHP
19 24 (13.79%) TDD
20 22 (12.64%) Visual Studio
20 22 (12.64%) Responsive Web Design
21 20 (11.49%) .NET Framework
21 20 (11.49%) Spring MVC
21 20 (11.49%) ASP.NET Web API
22 19 (10.92%) OO
23 18 (10.34%) 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 34 (19.54%) CMS
2 8 (4.60%) Tomcat
3 6 (3.45%) JBoss
4 5 (2.87%) Kentico
4 5 (2.87%) Umbraco
4 5 (2.87%) WordPress
5 4 (2.30%) SharePoint
5 4 (2.30%) WebLogic
6 3 (1.72%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (1.15%) Apache
7 2 (1.15%) Drupal
7 2 (1.15%) IIS
8 1 (0.57%) EPiServer CMS
8 1 (0.57%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.57%) K2 blackpearl
8 1 (0.57%) Liferay
8 1 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.57%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.57%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 13 (7.47%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.17%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (4.60%) MS Office
3 8 (4.60%) Photoshop
4 4 (2.30%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (1.15%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.57%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.57%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (7.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.72%) BigMachines
2 3 (1.72%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.57%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.72%) SaaS
3 2 (1.15%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.57%) GitHub
4 1 (0.57%) Heroku
4 1 (0.57%) IaaS
4 1 (0.57%) Office 365
4 1 (0.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.75%) Network Security
2 3 (1.72%) Intranet
3 2 (1.15%) DNS
3 2 (1.15%) Extranet
4 1 (0.57%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (0.57%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (0.57%) Firewall
4 1 (0.57%) NetScaler
4 1 (0.57%) SNMP
4 1 (0.57%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (17.82%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (5.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (4.60%) MySQL
5 5 (2.87%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.30%) DB2
6 4 (2.30%) MongoDB
6 4 (2.30%) RDBMS
6 4 (2.30%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.57%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.57%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.57%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 22 (12.64%) Visual Studio
2 15 (8.62%) Git (software)
2 15 (8.62%) Selenium
2 15 (8.62%) Subversion
3 8 (4.60%) Cucumber
3 8 (4.60%) Visual Studio Team System
3 8 (4.60%) WebDriver
4 6 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (2.87%) NUnit
6 4 (2.30%) Oracle APEX
6 4 (2.30%) SpecFlow
7 3 (1.72%) Ant
7 3 (1.72%) Eclipse
7 3 (1.72%) Grunt
7 3 (1.72%) gulp
8 2 (1.15%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.15%) JUnit
8 2 (1.15%) Maven
8 2 (1.15%) Moq
9 1 (0.57%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 18 (10.34%) Automotive
2 16 (9.20%) Marketing
3 10 (5.75%) Finance
4 5 (2.87%) Retail
5 2 (1.15%) Legal
6 1 (0.57%) Advertising
6 1 (0.57%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.57%) Banking
6 1 (0.57%) Games
6 1 (0.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 147 (84.48%) Developer
2 30 (17.24%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 29 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 27 (15.52%) JavaScript Developer
5 25 (14.37%) Java Developer
6 21 (12.07%) C# Developer
7 17 (9.77%) Web Developer
8 15 (8.62%) HTML Developer
9 14 (8.05%) ASP.NET Developer
9 14 (8.05%) HTML CSS Developer
10 12 (6.90%) C# .NET Developer
10 12 (6.90%) CRM Developer
11 10 (5.75%) Dynamics CRM Developer
12 9 (5.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 9 (5.17%) PHP Developer
13 8 (4.60%) Automation Tester
13 8 (4.60%) Full Stack Developer
13 8 (4.60%) QA Tester
13 8 (4.60%) Senior Developer
13 8 (4.60%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 142 (81.61%) HTML
2 137 (78.74%) CSS
3 85 (48.85%) jQuery
4 73 (41.95%) .NET
5 56 (32.18%) HTML5
6 39 (22.41%) ASP.NET
7 38 (21.84%) CSS3
8 32 (18.39%) Spring
9 31 (17.82%) AngularJS
10 29 (16.67%) J2EE
11 20 (11.49%) .NET Framework
11 20 (11.49%) ASP.NET Web API
11 20 (11.49%) Spring MVC
12 18 (10.34%) Ajax
12 18 (10.34%) XML
13 17 (9.77%) Web Services
14 15 (8.62%) ASP.NET MVC
15 14 (8.05%) Node.js
15 14 (8.05%) WCF
16 12 (6.90%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.90%) Digital Media
2 11 (6.32%) Mobile App
3 5 (2.87%) User Experience
4 4 (2.30%) Client/Server
4 4 (2.30%) N-Tier
5 3 (1.72%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.15%) Blog
6 2 (1.15%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.15%) W3C
7 1 (0.57%) iPad
7 1 (0.57%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.57%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 18 (10.34%) Linux
2 3 (1.72%) Windows
3 2 (1.15%) Unix
4 1 (0.57%) Android
4 1 (0.57%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
1 54 (31.03%) Web Development
2 50 (28.74%) MVC
3 42 (24.14%) Front End Development
4 31 (17.82%) CRM
5 24 (13.79%) TDD
6 22 (12.64%) Responsive Web Design
7 19 (10.92%) OO
8 17 (9.77%) BDD
9 16 (9.20%) Test Automation
10 13 (7.47%) Scrum
11 10 (5.75%) ERP
11 10 (5.75%) Migration
11 10 (5.75%) SDLC
11 10 (5.75%) Unit Testing
12 8 (4.60%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (4.60%) Data Migration
12 8 (4.60%) Functional Testing
12 8 (4.60%) Non-Functional Testing
12 8 (4.60%) QA Automation
Programming Languages
1 69 (39.66%) Java
2 61 (35.06%) C#
3 39 (22.41%) SQL
4 25 (14.37%) PHP
5 8 (4.60%) VB.NET
6 6 (3.45%) T-SQL
7 5 (2.87%) TypeScript
7 5 (2.87%) VB
8 3 (1.72%) Apex Code
8 3 (1.72%) VBA
9 2 (1.15%) PHP 5
9 2 (1.15%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.15%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.15%) Ruby
10 1 (0.57%) C
10 1 (0.57%) C++
10 1 (0.57%) Python
10 1 (0.57%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.57%) VB6
10 1 (0.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (2.30%) Degree
2 3 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.57%) CCNA
3 1 (0.57%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.57%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.57%) MCAD
3 1 (0.57%) MCITP
3 1 (0.57%) MCSD
3 1 (0.57%) MCTS
3 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.75%) QA
2 2 (1.15%) WCAG
3 1 (0.57%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (1.15%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.15%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.15%) Rancher
2 1 (0.57%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 37 (21.26%) Microsoft
2 12 (6.90%) Oracle
3 7 (4.02%) Salesforce.com
3 7 (4.02%) Sitecore
4 6 (3.45%) Adobe
5 4 (2.30%) BEA
5 4 (2.30%) IBM
5 4 (2.30%) Pega
5 4 (2.30%) ServiceNow
5 4 (2.30%) Sybase
5 4 (2.30%) Vitria
6 3 (1.72%) Siebel
7 2 (1.15%) hybris
7 2 (1.15%) New Relic
8 1 (0.57%) Cisco
8 1 (0.57%) Citrix
8 1 (0.57%) CODA
8 1 (0.57%) Juniper
8 1 (0.57%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.57%) Xamarin
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
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