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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 11 18 22
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +4
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 60 39 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 9.02% 6.55% 5.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.65% 26.00% 16.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 29 13
Average daily rate £320 £303 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.78% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £223 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £375 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+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
217 150 196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 32.63% 25.21% 34.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 97 114
Average daily rate £340 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £228 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £444
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 5
Average hourly rate £14.25 £13.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.61% -48.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.05 £11.80 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.45 £22.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

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 5 February 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 5 February 2016, 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 97 (76.98%) HTML
2 84 (66.67%) CSS
3 67 (53.17%) jQuery
4 51 (40.48%) HTML5
5 40 (31.75%) .NET
6 38 (30.16%) Agile Software Development
7 36 (28.57%) Java
8 33 (26.19%) MVC
9 32 (25.40%) C#
10 30 (23.81%) SQL
10 30 (23.81%) AngularJS
11 29 (23.02%) CSS3
12 21 (16.67%) Ajax
12 21 (16.67%) ASP.NET
12 21 (16.67%) CRM
12 21 (16.67%) Front End Development
13 20 (15.87%) MySQL
13 20 (15.87%) SQL Server
14 17 (13.49%) PHP
14 17 (13.49%) XML
14 17 (13.49%) TDD
15 16 (12.70%) Web Services
16 15 (11.90%) Linux
17 14 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 13 (10.32%) VB
18 13 (10.32%) SharePoint
18 13 (10.32%) Microsoft
18 13 (10.32%) User Experience
19 12 (9.52%) SDLC
19 12 (9.52%) SOA

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 13 (10.32%) SharePoint
2 12 (9.52%) CMS
3 10 (7.94%) Node.js
4 9 (7.14%) Apache
4 9 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
4 9 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
5 7 (5.56%) WordPress
6 5 (3.97%) Umbraco
7 4 (3.17%) nginx
7 4 (3.17%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.59%) Drupal
8 2 (1.59%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.79%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.79%) JBoss
9 1 (0.79%) OpenEdge
9 1 (0.79%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (1.59%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (1.59%) MS Visio
1 2 (1.59%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (4.76%) BigMachines
1 6 (4.76%) Eloqua
2 5 (3.97%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.56%) SaaS
2 6 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (3.17%) Google Analytics
4 3 (2.38%) Adobe Analytics
5 2 (1.59%) Force.com
5 2 (1.59%) GitHub
6 1 (0.79%) IaaS
6 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.79%) Office 365
6 1 (0.79%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.76%) Intranet
2 4 (3.17%) HTTP
3 2 (1.59%) Extranet
4 1 (0.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (15.87%) MySQL
1 20 (15.87%) SQL Server
2 14 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (7.14%) MongoDB
3 9 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (6.35%) DTS
5 7 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (3.97%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.38%) Oracle Database
7 3 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (2.38%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.59%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.59%) Redis
9 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (8.73%) Git (software)
2 10 (7.94%) Subversion
3 6 (4.76%) Jenkins
3 6 (4.76%) Oracle APEX
4 5 (3.97%) Ant
5 3 (2.38%) Gradle
5 3 (2.38%) JIRA
5 3 (2.38%) Maven
5 3 (2.38%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.59%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.59%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.59%) Hudson
6 2 (1.59%) Moq
6 2 (1.59%) RSpec
6 2 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.79%) JUnit
7 1 (0.79%) MSTest
7 1 (0.79%) NUnit
7 1 (0.79%) Rhino Mocks
7 1 (0.79%) WebSpeed
General
1 7 (5.56%) Finance
2 4 (3.17%) Advertising
3 2 (1.59%) Billing
3 2 (1.59%) Legal
3 2 (1.59%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 100 (79.37%) Developer
2 26 (20.63%) JavaScript Developer
3 20 (15.87%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 15 (11.90%) Web Developer
5 14 (11.11%) Java Developer
6 13 (10.32%) .NET Developer
6 13 (10.32%) HTML Developer
7 12 (9.52%) HTML CSS Developer
8 10 (7.94%) C# Developer
8 10 (7.94%) PHP Developer
9 9 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
10 8 (6.35%) Architect
11 7 (5.56%) Applications Architect
11 7 (5.56%) Senior Developer
12 6 (4.76%) Consultant
12 6 (4.76%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 6 (4.76%) SQL Developer
13 5 (3.97%) Applications Developer
13 5 (3.97%) C# .NET Developer
13 5 (3.97%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (76.98%) HTML
2 84 (66.67%) CSS
3 67 (53.17%) jQuery
4 51 (40.48%) HTML5
5 40 (31.75%) .NET
6 30 (23.81%) AngularJS
7 29 (23.02%) CSS3
8 21 (16.67%) Ajax
8 21 (16.67%) ASP.NET
9 17 (13.49%) XML
10 16 (12.70%) Web Services
11 10 (7.94%) REST
11 10 (7.94%) Spring
12 9 (7.14%) Entity Framework
12 9 (7.14%) JSON
12 9 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 8 (6.35%) EDI
13 8 (6.35%) SOAP
13 8 (6.35%) Visualforce
13 8 (6.35%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.32%) User Experience
2 7 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 6 (4.76%) Visualisation
4 4 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.38%) iPhone
5 3 (2.38%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.59%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.59%) W3C
7 1 (0.79%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.79%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.79%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.79%) Social Media
7 1 (0.79%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 15 (11.90%) Linux
2 5 (3.97%) Unix
3 2 (1.59%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (30.16%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (26.19%) MVC
3 21 (16.67%) CRM
3 21 (16.67%) Front End Development
4 17 (13.49%) TDD
5 12 (9.52%) OO
5 12 (9.52%) Scrum
5 12 (9.52%) SDLC
5 12 (9.52%) SOA
6 11 (8.73%) Analytics
7 9 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
7 9 (7.14%) Web Development
8 8 (6.35%) BDD
8 8 (6.35%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (6.35%) EAI
8 8 (6.35%) ERP
9 7 (5.56%) Software Architecture
9 7 (5.56%) Unit Testing
10 6 (4.76%) Data Visualisation
10 6 (4.76%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (28.57%) Java
2 32 (25.40%) C#
3 30 (23.81%) SQL
4 17 (13.49%) PHP
5 13 (10.32%) VB
6 8 (6.35%) Apex Code
6 8 (6.35%) XPath
7 6 (4.76%) Ruby
8 4 (3.17%) Perl
8 4 (3.17%) Python
9 3 (2.38%) C
9 3 (2.38%) Objective-C
9 3 (2.38%) Scala
9 3 (2.38%) T-SQL
9 3 (2.38%) VB.NET
9 3 (2.38%) VBA
10 2 (1.59%) VB6
10 2 (1.59%) VBScript
11 1 (0.79%) C++
11 1 (0.79%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (7.94%) Degree
2 4 (3.17%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.59%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.79%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.79%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (1.59%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 13 (10.32%) Microsoft
2 12 (9.52%) Oracle
3 8 (6.35%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (4.76%) Siebel
5 5 (3.97%) Zend
6 3 (2.38%) Google
7 2 (1.59%) Apigee
7 2 (1.59%) hybris
8 1 (0.79%) Adobe
8 1 (0.79%) Progress
8 1 (0.79%) SAP
8 1 (0.79%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.79%) Sitecore
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Rate: Up to £320 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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Rate: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
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Rate: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
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