The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Solihull region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 3 12 8
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -4
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 13 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 16.46% 5.26% 6.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 50.00% 27.78% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 1
Average daily rate
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£275 £304 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.46% +51.87%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £309 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.34% +2.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £16.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.75 £34.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-6.61% +13.33%
Programming Languages Category
Solihull
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
26 18 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 32.91% 18.95% 32.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 5
Average daily rate £330 £325 £243
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% +33.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £160 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £385 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £16.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -48.43%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
JavaScript
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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 1 August 2014, 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 15 (53.57%) HTML
2 14 (50.00%) CSS
2 14 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 12 (42.86%) SharePoint
3 12 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 10 (35.71%) Perl
4 10 (35.71%) MySQL
4 10 (35.71%) Telecoms
4 10 (35.71%) jQuery
4 10 (35.71%) HTML5
5 9 (32.14%) CSS3
5 9 (32.14%) VBA
5 9 (32.14%) .NET
5 9 (32.14%) Java
5 9 (32.14%) MS Office
5 9 (32.14%) ASP.NET
6 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 7 (25.00%) Visual Studio
7 6 (21.43%) C#
7 6 (21.43%) SQL
7 6 (21.43%) Internet
7 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (21.43%) Ajax
7 6 (21.43%) Web Development
7 6 (21.43%) Waterfall
7 6 (21.43%) Responsive Web Design
7 6 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (21.43%) Time Management
7 6 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (17.86%) Finance

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 12 (42.86%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 14 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 9 (32.14%) MS Office
3 4 (14.29%) Photoshop
4 2 (7.14%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (21.43%) Internet
2 2 (7.14%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 10 (35.71%) MySQL
3 3 (10.71%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 6 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (7.14%) Subversion
General
1 10 (35.71%) Telecoms
2 5 (17.86%) Finance
3 4 (14.29%) Marketing
4 2 (7.14%) Automotive
4 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
4 2 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (89.29%) Developer
2 8 (28.57%) Web Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Software Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Front-End Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Front-End Web Developer
4 4 (14.29%) UI Developer
4 4 (14.29%) UI Programmer
5 3 (10.71%) Salesforce.com Developer
5 3 (10.71%) .NET Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Database Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Software Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) VB.NET Developer
7 1 (3.57%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Java Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Software Programmer
7 1 (3.57%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.57%) C# Developer
7 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (53.57%) HTML
2 14 (50.00%) CSS
3 10 (35.71%) jQuery
3 10 (35.71%) HTML5
4 9 (32.14%) CSS3
4 9 (32.14%) .NET
4 9 (32.14%) ASP.NET
5 6 (21.43%) Ajax
6 3 (10.71%) Visualforce
7 2 (7.14%) Flash
7 2 (7.14%) XHTML
7 2 (7.14%) JSP
7 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (7.14%) Sass
8 1 (3.57%) D3.js
8 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
8 1 (3.57%) JSON
8 1 (3.57%) WCF
8 1 (3.57%) WPF
8 1 (3.57%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) W3C
1 2 (7.14%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (21.43%) Web Development
1 6 (21.43%) Waterfall
1 6 (21.43%) Responsive Web Design
1 6 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (21.43%) Time Management
2 3 (10.71%) Migration
2 3 (10.71%) Data Modelling
3 2 (7.14%) MVC
3 2 (7.14%) Content Management
3 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
3 2 (7.14%) Web Accessibility
3 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Content Management
4 1 (3.57%) Product Management
4 1 (3.57%) TDD
4 1 (3.57%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (3.57%) SEO
4 1 (3.57%) Scrum
4 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (3.57%) OO
Programming Languages
1 10 (35.71%) Perl
2 9 (32.14%) VBA
2 9 (32.14%) Java
3 6 (21.43%) C#
3 6 (21.43%) SQL
4 3 (10.71%) Apex Code
5 2 (7.14%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.71%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (7.14%) Adobe
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle
3 2 (7.14%) Stellent
3 2 (7.14%) Facebook
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
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