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 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 19 12 23
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +11
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 3 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 2.03% 8.27% 2.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.00% 27.50% 14.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 4
Average daily rate £450 £235 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+91.48% -32.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £199 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £415 £382
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +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
England

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
25 40 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 16.89% 30.08% 17.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 10 13
Average daily rate £388 £325 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £216 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £376 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -4.10%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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 10 February 2016, 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 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) Java
3 6 (60.00%) Perl
3 6 (60.00%) Oracle
3 6 (60.00%) SAP
3 6 (60.00%) Unix
3 6 (60.00%) SharePoint
3 6 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (60.00%) TOGAF
3 6 (60.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
4 5 (50.00%) Hadoop
4 5 (50.00%) Apache Hive
4 5 (50.00%) MapReduce
4 5 (50.00%) Tableau
4 5 (50.00%) SAP HANA
4 5 (50.00%) Big Data
4 5 (50.00%) Analytics
4 5 (50.00%) Oracle Database
4 5 (50.00%) ETL
4 5 (50.00%) SAS
4 5 (50.00%) Teradata
4 5 (50.00%) IBM
4 5 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (50.00%) SPSS
4 5 (50.00%) Python
4 5 (50.00%) XML
4 5 (50.00%) PL/SQL
5 4 (40.00%) Zachman Framework
6 3 (30.00%) jQuery

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 6 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (50.00%) SAS
3 1 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (10.00%) Confluence
3 1 (10.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) SPSS
2 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
1 1 (10.00%) Yammer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) Apache Hive
1 5 (50.00%) Big Data
1 5 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
1 5 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 5 (50.00%) SAP HANA
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (10.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (10.00%) ClearQuest
1 1 (10.00%) FishEye
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (10.00%) GitLab
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA Agile
1 1 (10.00%) PVCS
1 1 (10.00%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (10.00%) Subversion
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Architect
1 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Business Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Angular Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Solutions Architect
4 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) CRM Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) CRM Technical Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) XML
2 3 (30.00%) jQuery
3 2 (20.00%) .NET
3 2 (20.00%) Ajax
3 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (20.00%) Dojo
3 2 (20.00%) DOM
3 2 (20.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (20.00%) HTML
3 2 (20.00%) Spring
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET 2.0
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (10.00%) Classic ASP
4 1 (10.00%) COM
4 1 (10.00%) Guice
4 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (20.00%) Social Media
2 2 (20.00%) Statistics
2 2 (20.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Unix
2 2 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
1 6 (60.00%) TOGAF
2 5 (50.00%) Analytics
2 5 (50.00%) ETL
2 5 (50.00%) MapReduce
3 4 (40.00%) Zachman Framework
4 3 (30.00%) Data Management
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
5 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
5 2 (20.00%) Information Management
5 2 (20.00%) Master Data Management
5 2 (20.00%) Migration
5 2 (20.00%) Predictive Analytics
5 2 (20.00%) TDD
6 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) Java
3 6 (60.00%) Perl
4 5 (50.00%) PL/SQL
4 5 (50.00%) Python
5 2 (20.00%) C#
5 2 (20.00%) MATLAB
5 2 (20.00%) R
6 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (10.00%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle
1 6 (60.00%) SAP
2 5 (50.00%) IBM
2 5 (50.00%) Tableau
2 5 (50.00%) Teradata
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) Atlassian
4 1 (10.00%) Google
4 1 (10.00%) Infor
4 1 (10.00%) Salesforce.com