The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 10 10 10
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 14 29 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 9.46% 13.12% 10.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.00% 25.44% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 21 8
Average daily rate £338 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £275 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £425 £333
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.41% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £37.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
JavaScript
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Staffordshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
50 114 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 33.78% 51.58% 36.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 72 34
Average daily rate £325 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £366
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Average hourly rate - £16.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

JavaScript
Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

JavaScript Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

JavaScript Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

JavaScript
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent 0 5 £350 +8.69% 10
Stafford +3 3 £405 +24.61% 1
Tamworth +3 2 £258 -43.71% 3
Burton-upon-Trent +3 1 £225 -10.00%
JavaScript
West Midlands

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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 34 (89.47%) HTML
2 31 (81.58%) CSS
3 25 (65.79%) N-Tier
4 21 (55.26%) High Availability
5 19 (50.00%) CSS3
5 19 (50.00%) HTML5
5 19 (50.00%) TypeScript
6 18 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (42.11%) Web Development
8 15 (39.47%) Performance Testing
8 15 (39.47%) SOA
8 15 (39.47%) E-Commerce
9 13 (34.21%) ActionScript
10 12 (31.58%) .NET
10 12 (31.58%) C#
11 11 (28.95%) Flash
12 10 (26.32%) Photoshop
12 10 (26.32%) Apache Flex
12 10 (26.32%) ActionScript 3.0
13 9 (23.68%) HTTP
14 6 (15.79%) Finance
15 5 (13.16%) OO
15 5 (13.16%) Front End Development
16 4 (10.53%) XML
16 4 (10.53%) C
16 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET
16 4 (10.53%) Java
17 3 (7.89%) C++
17 3 (7.89%) SQL
17 3 (7.89%) MySQL

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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 (2.63%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (26.32%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.63%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 9 (23.68%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) MySQL
General
1 6 (15.79%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Games
Job Titles
1 30 (78.95%) Developer
2 15 (39.47%) JavaScript Developer
3 12 (31.58%) Web Developer
4 9 (23.68%) Flash Developer
4 9 (23.68%) HTML Developer
5 8 (21.05%) HTML CSS Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Agile Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Flash ActionScript Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (7.89%) ActionScript Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Agile Java Developer
8 2 (5.26%) C# Developer
8 2 (5.26%) C# Web Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Java Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Technical Leader
9 1 (2.63%) Designer
9 1 (2.63%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
9 1 (2.63%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 1 (2.63%) Java Engineer
9 1 (2.63%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (89.47%) HTML
2 31 (81.58%) CSS
3 19 (50.00%) CSS3
3 19 (50.00%) HTML5
4 12 (31.58%) .NET
5 11 (28.95%) Flash
6 10 (26.32%) Apache Flex
7 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET
7 4 (10.53%) XML
8 2 (5.26%) AngularJS
8 2 (5.26%) J2EE
8 2 (5.26%) jQuery
8 2 (5.26%) JSON
8 2 (5.26%) REST
8 2 (5.26%) SOAP
8 2 (5.26%) XML-RPC
9 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (2.63%) Sass
9 1 (2.63%) Spring
9 1 (2.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 25 (65.79%) N-Tier
2 3 (7.89%) Streaming Video
3 2 (5.26%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (5.26%) User Experience
4 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.26%) Linux
1 2 (5.26%) VxWorks
2 1 (2.63%) Android
2 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (55.26%) High Availability
2 18 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (42.11%) Web Development
4 15 (39.47%) E-Commerce
4 15 (39.47%) Performance Testing
4 15 (39.47%) SOA
5 5 (13.16%) Front End Development
5 5 (13.16%) OO
6 2 (5.26%) MVC
6 2 (5.26%) Scrum
6 2 (5.26%) Unit Testing
7 1 (2.63%) Android Development
7 1 (2.63%) Coaching
7 1 (2.63%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.63%) Line Management
7 1 (2.63%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.63%) Mobile Development
7 1 (2.63%) SEO
7 1 (2.63%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.63%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (50.00%) TypeScript
2 13 (34.21%) ActionScript
3 12 (31.58%) C#
4 10 (26.32%) ActionScript 3.0
5 4 (10.53%) C
5 4 (10.53%) Java
6 3 (7.89%) C++
6 3 (7.89%) SQL
7 2 (5.26%) Lua
7 2 (5.26%) PHP
7 2 (5.26%) VB
7 2 (5.26%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.63%) Apple Swift
8 1 (2.63%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) Degree
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (7.89%) Adobe
2 2 (5.26%) Barracuda Networks
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle
3 1 (2.63%) Xamarin
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