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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 15 12 6
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -6
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 63 64 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 8.32% 8.95% 12.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.42% 30.48% 38.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 48 52
Median daily rate £384 £345 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.23% +2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £225 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £500 £414
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +7.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.85 £36.50 £33.03
% change year-on-year
+3.69% +10.52%
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
269 210 265
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 35.54% 29.37% 34.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 130 146
Median daily rate £375 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £265 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 10
Median hourly rate £18.25 £17.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £12.30 £18.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.25 £20.70 £21.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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.

1 151 (85.31%) HTML
2 139 (78.53%) CSS
3 80 (45.20%) jQuery
4 74 (41.81%) Java
5 70 (39.55%) .NET
6 61 (34.46%) Web Development
7 60 (33.90%) Agile Software Development
7 60 (33.90%) C#
8 56 (31.64%) HTML5
9 48 (27.12%) MVC
10 44 (24.86%) Front End Development
11 41 (23.16%) Microsoft
12 39 (22.03%) SQL
13 36 (20.34%) CRM
13 36 (20.34%) CSS3
14 35 (19.77%) Spring
15 34 (19.21%) ASP.NET
15 34 (19.21%) AngularJS
16 31 (17.51%) SQL Server
16 31 (17.51%) CMS
17 30 (16.95%) Responsive Web Design
18 29 (16.38%) Visual Studio
19 26 (14.69%) PHP
20 25 (14.12%) Linux
20 25 (14.12%) OO
20 25 (14.12%) Git (software)
21 24 (13.56%) J2EE
22 23 (12.99%) Spring MVC
23 21 (11.86%) Selenium
23 21 (11.86%) TDD

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 31 (17.51%) CMS
2 10 (5.65%) JBoss
3 9 (5.08%) Tomcat
4 6 (3.39%) Apache
4 6 (3.39%) SharePoint
5 5 (2.82%) Confluence
5 5 (2.82%) IIS
5 5 (2.82%) Kentico
6 4 (2.26%) WebLogic
7 3 (1.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 3 (1.69%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (1.13%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.13%) WordPress
9 1 (0.56%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.56%) EPiServer CMS
9 1 (0.56%) K2 blackpearl
9 1 (0.56%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 15 (8.47%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.52%) MS Office
2 8 (4.52%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (2.82%) Photoshop
4 3 (1.69%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (1.13%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (1.13%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.56%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 15 (8.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (3.39%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.13%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 2 (1.13%) Office 365
3 1 (0.56%) Google Play
3 1 (0.56%) IaaS
3 1 (0.56%) iTunes
3 1 (0.56%) PaaS
3 1 (0.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (9.60%) Network Security
2 9 (5.08%) HTTP
3 1 (0.56%) Cisco IPT
3 1 (0.56%) Cisco ISE
3 1 (0.56%) Firewall
3 1 (0.56%) Intranet
3 1 (0.56%) LDAP
3 1 (0.56%) NetScaler
3 1 (0.56%) SNMP
3 1 (0.56%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (17.51%) SQL Server
2 13 (7.34%) Relational Database
3 6 (3.39%) RDBMS
4 5 (2.82%) MySQL
4 5 (2.82%) Power BI
4 5 (2.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (2.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (2.26%) DB2
5 4 (2.26%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (2.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.69%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.13%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.56%) Hazelcast
8 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.56%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 29 (16.38%) Visual Studio
2 25 (14.12%) Git (software)
3 21 (11.86%) Selenium
4 19 (10.73%) Subversion
5 14 (7.91%) Jenkins
6 12 (6.78%) Cucumber
6 12 (6.78%) WebDriver
7 9 (5.08%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (5.08%) Visual Studio Team System
8 7 (3.95%) JUnit
9 6 (3.39%) Ant
10 5 (2.82%) Jasmine
10 5 (2.82%) JIRA
10 5 (2.82%) Protractor
11 4 (2.26%) Eclipse
11 4 (2.26%) Grunt
11 4 (2.26%) Karma Test Runner
11 4 (2.26%) NUnit
11 4 (2.26%) SpecFlow
12 3 (1.69%) gulp
General
1 18 (10.17%) Automotive
2 16 (9.04%) Finance
3 13 (7.34%) Marketing
4 8 (4.52%) Retail
5 5 (2.82%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.26%) Banking
7 2 (1.13%) Billing
7 2 (1.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 151 (85.31%) Developer
2 36 (20.34%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 30 (16.95%) JavaScript Developer
4 29 (16.38%) .NET Developer
5 27 (15.25%) Java Developer
6 17 (9.60%) HTML CSS Developer
6 17 (9.60%) HTML Developer
7 15 (8.47%) C# Developer
8 14 (7.91%) CRM Developer
9 12 (6.78%) Microsoft Developer
10 11 (6.21%) ASP.NET Developer
10 11 (6.21%) Dynamics CRM Developer
10 11 (6.21%) Web Developer
11 10 (5.65%) C# .NET Developer
11 10 (5.65%) Senior Developer
12 8 (4.52%) Automation Tester
12 8 (4.52%) QA Automation Tester
12 8 (4.52%) QA Tester
12 8 (4.52%) Tester
13 7 (3.95%) Angular Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 151 (85.31%) HTML
2 139 (78.53%) CSS
3 80 (45.20%) jQuery
4 70 (39.55%) .NET
5 56 (31.64%) HTML5
6 36 (20.34%) CSS3
7 35 (19.77%) Spring
8 34 (19.21%) AngularJS
8 34 (19.21%) ASP.NET
9 24 (13.56%) J2EE
10 23 (12.99%) Spring MVC
11 20 (11.30%) .NET Framework
12 18 (10.17%) WCF
12 18 (10.17%) Web Services
13 17 (9.60%) XML
14 16 (9.04%) ASP.NET Web API
15 14 (7.91%) Struts
16 13 (7.34%) Hibernate
17 12 (6.78%) Ajax
17 12 (6.78%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.60%) Digital Media
2 13 (7.34%) Mobile App
3 8 (4.52%) Visualisation
4 7 (3.95%) User Experience
5 4 (2.26%) Client/Server
5 4 (2.26%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.13%) Blog
6 2 (1.13%) iPad
6 2 (1.13%) W3C
7 1 (0.56%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.56%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.56%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 25 (14.12%) Linux
2 6 (3.39%) Mac OS X
2 6 (3.39%) Unix
2 6 (3.39%) Windows
3 4 (2.26%) Android
4 2 (1.13%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.13%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (1.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (34.46%) Web Development
2 60 (33.90%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (27.12%) MVC
4 44 (24.86%) Front End Development
5 36 (20.34%) CRM
6 30 (16.95%) Responsive Web Design
7 25 (14.12%) OO
8 21 (11.86%) Scrum
8 21 (11.86%) TDD
9 18 (10.17%) BDD
10 17 (9.60%) ERP
11 13 (7.34%) Test Automation
12 11 (6.21%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (5.65%) Wireframes
14 9 (5.08%) Unit Testing
15 8 (4.52%) Continuous Improvement
15 8 (4.52%) Functional Testing
15 8 (4.52%) Non-Functional Testing
15 8 (4.52%) QA Automation
15 8 (4.52%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 74 (41.81%) Java
2 60 (33.90%) C#
3 39 (22.03%) SQL
4 26 (14.69%) PHP
5 6 (3.39%) T-SQL
5 6 (3.39%) X++
6 5 (2.82%) VB
6 5 (2.82%) VB.NET
7 4 (2.26%) PL/SQL
8 3 (1.69%) PowerShell
8 3 (1.69%) TypeScript
9 2 (1.13%) Ruby
10 1 (0.56%) C++
10 1 (0.56%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.56%) PHP 5
10 1 (0.56%) Python
10 1 (0.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (3.95%) Security Cleared
2 6 (3.39%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.13%) Degree
3 2 (1.13%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.56%) CCNA
4 1 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.56%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.56%) MCAD
4 1 (0.56%) MCITP
4 1 (0.56%) MCSD
4 1 (0.56%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.21%) QA
2 2 (1.13%) WCAG
3 1 (0.56%) SLA
3 1 (0.56%) WAI
System Software
1 4 (2.26%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.13%) Rancher
2 1 (0.56%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (0.56%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 41 (23.16%) Microsoft
2 14 (7.91%) Oracle
3 6 (3.39%) Sitecore
4 4 (2.26%) Adobe
4 4 (2.26%) BEA
4 4 (2.26%) IBM
4 4 (2.26%) Pega
4 4 (2.26%) Sybase
4 4 (2.26%) Vitria
5 3 (1.69%) hybris
6 2 (1.13%) Endeca
6 2 (1.13%) New Relic
6 2 (1.13%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.13%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.56%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.56%) CODA
7 1 (0.56%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.56%) Google
7 1 (0.56%) Intel Security
7 1 (0.56%) Kony
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