The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 16 20 23
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 7 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 3.87% 3.37% 2.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.56% 11.32% 8.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 2
Average daily rate
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£475 £394 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.63% -34.37%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £311
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £34.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.35% -5.55%
JavaScript
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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
45 53 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 24.86% 29.78% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 14 22
Average daily rate £475 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.15% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £140 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £400 £663
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £175.00 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript across the Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 9 (75.00%) HTML
2 7 (58.33%) .NET
3 6 (50.00%) C#
3 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (33.33%) TDD
4 4 (33.33%) MongoDB
4 4 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (33.33%) NoSQL
4 4 (33.33%) CSS
4 4 (33.33%) MVC
5 3 (25.00%) ITSM
5 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
5 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 3 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (25.00%) ServiceNow
5 3 (25.00%) Jasmine
6 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
6 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
6 2 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
6 2 (16.67%) Data Management
6 2 (16.67%) Oracle
6 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
6 2 (16.67%) SQL
6 2 (16.67%) XML
6 2 (16.67%) UNIX
6 2 (16.67%) CRM

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (8.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (8.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (8.33%) SAS
3 1 (8.33%) Confluence
3 1 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
1 1 (8.33%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 4 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (8.33%) RavenDB
3 1 (8.33%) SAP HANA
3 1 (8.33%) Big Data
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
3 1 (8.33%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Jasmine
2 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (8.33%) JIRA
2 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 4 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 4 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (25.00%) ServiceNow Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Designer
5 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Architect
5 1 (8.33%) CRM Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (8.33%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 1 (8.33%) AWS Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) HTML
2 7 (58.33%) .NET
3 4 (33.33%) CSS
4 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
5 2 (16.67%) XML
5 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
6 1 (8.33%) WCF
6 1 (8.33%) WPF
6 1 (8.33%) HTML5
6 1 (8.33%) Backbone.js
6 1 (8.33%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Statistics
2 1 (8.33%) Visualisation
2 1 (8.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) TDD
2 4 (33.33%) MVC
3 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 3 (25.00%) ITSM
4 2 (16.67%) CRM
4 2 (16.67%) Data Management
5 1 (8.33%) TOGAF
5 1 (8.33%) Information Management
5 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
5 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (8.33%) Business Development
5 1 (8.33%) Predictive Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) OO
5 1 (8.33%) Migration
5 1 (8.33%) Web Design
5 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
5 1 (8.33%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) Python
3 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (8.33%) MATLAB
3 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (8.33%) R
3 1 (8.33%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) ServiceNow
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) SAP
3 1 (8.33%) IBM
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Adobe
3 1 (8.33%) Teradata
3 1 (8.33%) Tableau