The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 18 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
West Midlands / Solihull
Rank 20 18 12
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -6
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 6 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 4.11% 3.08% 2.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.09% 10.00% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £350 - £225
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.25 £33.88 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+1.10% +12.91%

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 40 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 15.75% 30.77% 11.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 23 4
Median daily rate £350 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £41.25 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +10.87%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Solihull region citing JavaScript as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 18 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 Solihull region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 11 (91.67%) HTML
1 11 (91.67%) CSS
2 9 (75.00%) HTML5
2 9 (75.00%) CSS3
3 8 (66.67%) AngularJS
4 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (50.00%) Retail
5 6 (50.00%) Analytics
5 6 (50.00%) Confluence
5 6 (50.00%) JIRA
5 6 (50.00%) TeamCity
5 6 (50.00%) Git (software)
5 6 (50.00%) Node.js
5 6 (50.00%) HipChat
5 6 (50.00%) Jasmine
5 6 (50.00%) Highcharts JS
5 6 (50.00%) Sass
5 6 (50.00%) Protractor
6 5 (41.67%) Finance
6 5 (41.67%) .NET
6 5 (41.67%) C#
7 4 (33.33%) SOAP
7 4 (33.33%) REST
8 3 (25.00%) XML
8 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 3 (25.00%) SQL
8 3 (25.00%) MVC
8 3 (25.00%) Marketing
8 3 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull 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 6 (50.00%) Confluence
2 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (50.00%) HipChat
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (50.00%) Jasmine
1 6 (50.00%) JIRA
1 6 (50.00%) Protractor
1 6 (50.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (50.00%) Retail
2 5 (41.67%) Finance
3 3 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Developer
2 6 (50.00%) UI Developer
3 5 (41.67%) Software Developer
4 3 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 3 (25.00%) .NET Software Developer
5 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 2 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (16.67%) C# Developer
5 2 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (16.67%) HTML CSS Developer
5 2 (16.67%) HTML Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Angular Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Manual Test Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Node.js Developer
6 1 (8.33%) QA Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) QA Test Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) UI/UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) CSS
1 11 (91.67%) HTML
2 9 (75.00%) CSS3
2 9 (75.00%) HTML5
3 8 (66.67%) AngularJS
4 6 (50.00%) Highcharts JS
4 6 (50.00%) Node.js
4 6 (50.00%) Sass
5 5 (41.67%) .NET
6 4 (33.33%) REST
6 4 (33.33%) SOAP
7 3 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (25.00%) XML
8 2 (16.67%) Ajax
8 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
8 2 (16.67%) JSON
8 2 (16.67%) React
8 2 (16.67%) Web Services
8 2 (16.67%) WinForms
9 1 (8.33%) Breeze.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) Analytics
3 3 (25.00%) MVC
4 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (16.67%) Cross-Browser Development
4 2 (16.67%) Network Management
5 1 (8.33%) Automated Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Benchmarking
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (8.33%) Dependency Injection
5 1 (8.33%) Domain-Driven Design
5 1 (8.33%) ETL
5 1 (8.33%) Front End Development
5 1 (8.33%) MVVM
5 1 (8.33%) OOP
5 1 (8.33%) Open Source
5 1 (8.33%) SOA
5 1 (8.33%) SOLID
5 1 (8.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) C#
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (8.33%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft