The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 15 10 12
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 2 14 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 2.44% 10.94% 9.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.70% 42.42% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 2
Average daily rate
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£291 £294 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.85% +6.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £388 £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
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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 Solihull region.

Programming Languages Category
Solihull
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
23 33 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 28.05% 25.78% 29.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 8
Average daily rate £325 £294 £276
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.63% +6.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 £33.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.77% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.40 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +4.00%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript across the Solihull region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

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

JavaScript Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Solihull 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 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) Adobe
2 3 (60.00%) Flash
2 3 (60.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) Content Management
3 2 (40.00%) XHTML
3 2 (40.00%) FTP
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) Photoshop
3 2 (40.00%) W3C
3 2 (40.00%) SEO
3 2 (40.00%) Stellent
3 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Content Management
3 2 (40.00%) HTML5
4 1 (20.00%) R
4 1 (20.00%) CSS3
4 1 (20.00%) 3D Animation
4 1 (20.00%) Streaming Video
4 1 (20.00%) Internet
4 1 (20.00%) Middleware
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) Ajax
4 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) Animation
4 1 (20.00%) Photography
4 1 (20.00%) Apache Flex
4 1 (20.00%) RIA

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Solihull 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 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (40.00%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) FTP
2 1 (20.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Flex Builder
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Web Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Front-End Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) UI Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) Flash
3 2 (40.00%) XHTML
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) HTML5
4 1 (20.00%) CSS3
4 1 (20.00%) Middleware
4 1 (20.00%) Ajax
4 1 (20.00%) Apache Flex
4 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) W3C
2 1 (20.00%) Streaming Video
2 1 (20.00%) Animation
2 1 (20.00%) Photography
2 1 (20.00%) RIA
2 1 (20.00%) DataPower
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) SEO
1 2 (40.00%) Content Management
1 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Content Management
2 1 (20.00%) 3D Animation
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) R
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Adobe
2 2 (40.00%) Stellent
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle