The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands 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)
England / Midlands
Rank 15 18 10
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -8
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 5 3 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 4.17% 2.38% 7.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.24% 14.29% 25.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 4
Median daily rate £313 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.55% +12.50%
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 Midlands region.

Programming Languages Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
29 21 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 24.17% 16.67% 30.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 12 12
Median daily rate £475 £423 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.42% +25.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £279 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £34.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.85%
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 the Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Midlands region citing JavaScript as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JavaScript across the Midlands region.

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript across the Midlands region.

JavaScript Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

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 Midlands region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 8 (66.67%) HTML
2 6 (50.00%) .NET
2 6 (50.00%) CSS
3 5 (41.67%) SQL
3 5 (41.67%) Front End Development
4 4 (33.33%) REST
4 4 (33.33%) SOAP
4 4 (33.33%) CRM
4 4 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 4 (33.33%) jQuery
4 4 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 4 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (25.00%) WCF
5 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
5 3 (25.00%) NUnit
5 3 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (25.00%) Workflow
5 3 (25.00%) Zachman Framework
5 3 (25.00%) TOGAF
5 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (25.00%) Web Services
5 3 (25.00%) C#
5 3 (25.00%) Entity Framework
5 3 (25.00%) Node.js
5 3 (25.00%) NoSQL
5 3 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
5 3 (25.00%) MSTest

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands 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 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (16.67%) Apache
2 2 (16.67%) Apache Solr
2 2 (16.67%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (16.67%) IIS
2 2 (16.67%) JBoss
2 2 (16.67%) nginx
2 2 (16.67%) OpenStack
2 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (16.67%) WebSphere
3 1 (8.33%) CMS
3 1 (8.33%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (8.33%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (16.67%) IaaS
1 2 (16.67%) PaaS
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (16.67%) MySQL
2 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (16.67%) RDBMS
2 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (16.67%) Riak
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (8.33%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (25.00%) MSTest
1 3 (25.00%) NUnit
2 2 (16.67%) Ant
2 2 (16.67%) GoCD
2 2 (16.67%) Jasmine
2 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (16.67%) Maven
2 2 (16.67%) SonarQube
2 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (8.33%) Grunt
3 1 (8.33%) gulp
3 1 (8.33%) Mocha
3 1 (8.33%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (8.33%) Games
1 1 (8.33%) Marketing
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (25.00%) Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) CRM Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) CRM Technical Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior DevOps
4 2 (16.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
5 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Java Mobile Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Salesforce Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Salesforce Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) HTML
2 6 (50.00%) .NET
2 6 (50.00%) CSS
3 4 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 4 (33.33%) jQuery
3 4 (33.33%) REST
3 4 (33.33%) SOAP
4 3 (25.00%) Entity Framework
4 3 (25.00%) HTML5
4 3 (25.00%) Node.js
4 3 (25.00%) Unity DI Container
4 3 (25.00%) WCF
4 3 (25.00%) Web Services
5 2 (16.67%) LAMP
5 2 (16.67%) LAPP Stack
5 2 (16.67%) LEMP Stack
6 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
6 1 (8.33%) CSS3
6 1 (8.33%) React
6 1 (8.33%) SAPUI5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
1 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) CoreOS
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
1 2 (16.67%) Solaris
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Front End Development
2 4 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (33.33%) CRM
2 4 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
3 3 (25.00%) DevOps
3 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (25.00%) SOLID
3 3 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 3 (25.00%) Workflow
3 3 (25.00%) Zachman Framework
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (16.67%) Kanban
4 2 (16.67%) Scrum
4 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 2 (16.67%) Validation
5 1 (8.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (16.67%) Go
3 2 (16.67%) Java
3 2 (16.67%) Perl
3 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 2 (16.67%) Python
3 2 (16.67%) Ruby
4 1 (8.33%) ES6
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Ansible
2 2 (16.67%) Control-M
2 2 (16.67%) Kubernetes
2 2 (16.67%) Mesos
2 2 (16.67%) Nagios
2 2 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (16.67%) rkt
2 2 (16.67%) Unicenter
2 2 (16.67%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) New Relic
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) SAP
3 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (8.33%) Sitecore
3 1 (8.33%) Xamarin