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 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 11 17 7
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -10
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 3 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 4.35% 1.67% 9.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.54% 6.06% 38.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Average daily rate
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£290 £275 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% +15.78%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £313
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.86 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-3.25% +12.90%
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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
26 33 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 37.68% 27.50% 24.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 16 3
Average daily rate £325 £288 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.04% +4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £252 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £422 £350 £283
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £23.50 £26.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

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 21 October 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 (93.75%) HTML
2 14 (87.50%) CSS
3 10 (62.50%) jQuery
4 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET
4 9 (56.25%) .NET
4 9 (56.25%) HTML5
5 8 (50.00%) CSS3
6 7 (43.75%) Visual Studio
6 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
6 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (37.50%) Internet
7 6 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (37.50%) Time Management
7 6 (37.50%) Ajax
7 6 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (37.50%) Web Development
7 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
7 6 (37.50%) C#
7 6 (37.50%) Waterfall
8 4 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 4 (25.00%) Finance
8 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
9 3 (18.75%) Photoshop
10 2 (12.50%) Content Management
10 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Content Management
10 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (12.50%) SaaS
10 2 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator
10 2 (12.50%) Stellent

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (18.75%) Photoshop
3 2 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) Internet
2 2 (12.50%) FTP
3 1 (6.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Visual Studio
2 6 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (6.25%) Subversion
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Automotive
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Web Developer
3 3 (18.75%) .NET Developer
3 3 (18.75%) UI Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Front-End Developer
3 3 (18.75%) UI Programmer
4 2 (12.50%) Front-End Web Developer
4 2 (12.50%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) PHP Developer
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (6.25%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
5 1 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (93.75%) HTML
2 14 (87.50%) CSS
3 10 (62.50%) jQuery
4 9 (56.25%) HTML5
4 9 (56.25%) .NET
4 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET
5 8 (50.00%) CSS3
6 6 (37.50%) Ajax
7 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (12.50%) Flash
7 2 (12.50%) XHTML
8 1 (6.25%) Laravel
8 1 (6.25%) D3.js
8 1 (6.25%) Sass
8 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
8 1 (6.25%) JSON
8 1 (6.25%) WCF
8 1 (6.25%) WPF
8 1 (6.25%) Silverlight
8 1 (6.25%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) W3C
1 2 (12.50%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (37.50%) Time Management
2 6 (37.50%) Web Development
2 6 (37.50%) Waterfall
3 4 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (12.50%) Content Management
4 2 (12.50%) MVC
4 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Content Management
5 1 (6.25%) SEO
5 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.25%) Scrum
5 1 (6.25%) Project Management
5 1 (6.25%) TDD
5 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
5 1 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (6.25%) Web Accessibility
5 1 (6.25%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) C#
2 2 (12.50%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) VB.NET
3 1 (6.25%) VBScript
3 1 (6.25%) Java
3 1 (6.25%) Perl
3 1 (6.25%) PHP
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Adobe
2 2 (12.50%) Stellent
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) Facebook