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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 10 12 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 14 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 10.94% 9.68% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 42.42% 33.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 0
Average daily rate £294 £275 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.72% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £305 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- +27.27%
Programming Languages Category
Solihull
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
33 18 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 25.78% 29.03% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 3
Average daily rate £294 £276 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.62% -38.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £33.25 - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
JavaScript
West Midlands

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Solihull

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript across the Solihull region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

JavaScript Daily Rate Histogram 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 16 April 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 10 (47.62%) SQL Server
2 9 (42.86%) HTML
2 9 (42.86%) Perl
2 9 (42.86%) VBA
2 9 (42.86%) MySQL
2 9 (42.86%) Telecoms
3 8 (38.10%) Java
3 8 (38.10%) MS Office
3 8 (38.10%) CSS
3 8 (38.10%) MS Excel
3 8 (38.10%) SharePoint
4 5 (23.81%) jQuery
4 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET
4 5 (23.81%) SQL
4 5 (23.81%) .NET
5 3 (14.29%) W3C
5 3 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (14.29%) Data Modelling
5 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 3 (14.29%) Photoshop
5 3 (14.29%) XHTML
5 3 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (14.29%) Visualforce
5 3 (14.29%) Apex Code
5 3 (14.29%) Migration
5 3 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 3 (14.29%) Marketing
5 3 (14.29%) .NET Framework
5 3 (14.29%) Relational Database
6 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Content Management

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 8 (38.10%) SharePoint
2 2 (9.52%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (38.10%) MS Office
1 8 (38.10%) MS Excel
2 3 (14.29%) Photoshop
3 2 (9.52%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (47.62%) SQL Server
2 9 (42.86%) MySQL
3 3 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Subversion
General
1 9 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 3 (14.29%) Marketing
3 1 (4.76%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Automotive
3 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (85.71%) Developer
2 7 (33.33%) Front-End Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Front-End Web Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Web Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Software Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Software Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Salesforce.com Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Database Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Programmer
6 1 (4.76%) UI Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Java Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Software Programmer
6 1 (4.76%) Java Programmer
6 1 (4.76%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (42.86%) HTML
2 8 (38.10%) CSS
3 5 (23.81%) jQuery
3 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET
3 5 (23.81%) .NET
4 3 (14.29%) XHTML
4 3 (14.29%) Visualforce
4 3 (14.29%) .NET Framework
5 2 (9.52%) CSS3
5 2 (9.52%) Backbone.js
5 2 (9.52%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (9.52%) HTML5
5 2 (9.52%) Flash
6 1 (4.76%) JSP
6 1 (4.76%) XML
6 1 (4.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (4.76%) Sass
6 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (14.29%) Data Modelling
1 3 (14.29%) Migration
1 3 (14.29%) Software Engineering
2 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Content Management
2 2 (9.52%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (9.52%) SEO
2 2 (9.52%) Information Architecture
2 2 (9.52%) Content Management
2 2 (9.52%) Validation
2 2 (9.52%) Unit Testing
2 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (4.76%) MVC
3 1 (4.76%) OO
3 1 (4.76%) Web Accessibility
3 1 (4.76%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) Perl
1 9 (42.86%) VBA
2 8 (38.10%) Java
3 5 (23.81%) SQL
4 3 (14.29%) Apex Code
5 2 (9.52%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Stellent
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle
2 2 (9.52%) Adobe
3 1 (4.76%) Facebook