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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 6 14 7
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -7
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 37 9 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 22.29% 8.04% 14.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 40.66% 25.00% 36.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 6 12
Average daily rate
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£390 £295 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.20% -10.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £300 £333
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £311
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £8.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £34.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.35% -5.55%
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
91 36 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 54.82% 32.14% 41.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 27 32
Average daily rate £365 £310 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.74% -4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £259 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £330 £347
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Average hourly rate £8.00 £13.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.46% -69.41%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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
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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 +9 15 £365 +21.66% 15
Burton-upon-Trent - 1 - - 1
JavaScript
West Midlands

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 46 (79.31%) HTML
2 45 (77.59%) CSS
3 32 (55.17%) .NET
3 32 (55.17%) HTML5
4 25 (43.10%) CSS3
5 19 (32.76%) SQL Server
5 19 (32.76%) N-Tier
6 18 (31.03%) Finance
6 18 (31.03%) jQuery
7 17 (29.31%) ASP.NET
8 16 (27.59%) C#
8 16 (27.59%) SOA
8 16 (27.59%) E-Commerce
9 14 (24.14%) Performance Testing
9 14 (24.14%) SQL
10 13 (22.41%) Web Development
11 12 (20.69%) Photoshop
11 12 (20.69%) ActionScript
12 11 (18.97%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (17.24%) Flash
13 10 (17.24%) MVC
14 8 (13.79%) ActionScript 3.0
15 7 (12.07%) QA
15 7 (12.07%) HTTP
15 7 (12.07%) Enterprise Software
16 6 (10.34%) Mentoring
16 6 (10.34%) OO
16 6 (10.34%) Java
16 6 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
16 6 (10.34%) Content Management

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 3 (5.17%) JBoss
1 3 (5.17%) CMS
1 3 (5.17%) Node.js
2 2 (3.45%) WordPress
3 1 (1.72%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.72%) Drupal
3 1 (1.72%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 12 (20.69%) Photoshop
2 5 (8.62%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (3.45%) MS Office
3 2 (3.45%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.72%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.07%) HTTP
2 2 (3.45%) Internet
3 1 (1.72%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (32.76%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.62%) MySQL
3 2 (3.45%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.72%) MarkLogic
4 1 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Eclipse
2 2 (3.45%) TestComplete
2 2 (3.45%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.45%) Grunt
2 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.72%) gulp
3 1 (1.72%) Subversion
3 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (31.03%) Finance
2 3 (5.17%) Games
2 3 (5.17%) Retail
2 3 (5.17%) Marketing
3 1 (1.72%) Local Government
3 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 41 (70.69%) Developer
2 11 (18.97%) Team Leader
3 10 (17.24%) .NET Developer
4 8 (13.79%) Flash Developer
5 6 (10.34%) Web Developer
6 5 (8.62%) Development Team Leader
6 5 (8.62%) Technical Team Leader
6 5 (8.62%) Front-End Developer
7 4 (6.90%) Designer
7 4 (6.90%) Software Development Team Leader
7 4 (6.90%) Software Team Leader
7 4 (6.90%) C# Developer
7 4 (6.90%) Web Designer
7 4 (6.90%) Senior Developer
8 3 (5.17%) PHP Developer
8 3 (5.17%) HTML Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (5.17%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Java Developer
9 2 (3.45%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (79.31%) HTML
2 45 (77.59%) CSS
3 32 (55.17%) .NET
3 32 (55.17%) HTML5
4 25 (43.10%) CSS3
5 18 (31.03%) jQuery
6 17 (29.31%) ASP.NET
7 10 (17.24%) Flash
8 5 (8.62%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (6.90%) XML
9 4 (6.90%) J2EE
9 4 (6.90%) Sass
10 3 (5.17%) Web Services
11 2 (3.45%) AngularJS
11 2 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 2 (3.45%) Razor View Engine
12 1 (1.72%) Vaadin
12 1 (1.72%) Laravel
12 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 1 (1.72%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 19 (32.76%) N-Tier
2 7 (12.07%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.17%) Streaming Video
4 2 (3.45%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.72%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.72%) User Experience
5 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.72%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.45%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.72%) Windows
2 1 (1.72%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (1.72%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (27.59%) E-Commerce
1 16 (27.59%) SOA
2 14 (24.14%) Performance Testing
3 13 (22.41%) Web Development
4 11 (18.97%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (17.24%) MVC
6 6 (10.34%) OO
6 6 (10.34%) Content Management
6 6 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (10.34%) Mentoring
7 5 (8.62%) Coaching
7 5 (8.62%) Responsive Web Design
7 5 (8.62%) Line Management
7 5 (8.62%) Scrum
8 3 (5.17%) Automated Testing
8 3 (5.17%) SDLC
9 2 (3.45%) Mobile Development
9 2 (3.45%) Software Engineering
9 2 (3.45%) Web Design
9 2 (3.45%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 16 (27.59%) C#
2 14 (24.14%) SQL
3 12 (20.69%) ActionScript
4 8 (13.79%) ActionScript 3.0
5 6 (10.34%) Java
6 5 (8.62%) PHP
7 4 (6.90%) VB.NET
8 3 (5.17%) C++
8 3 (5.17%) VB
9 2 (3.45%) C
9 2 (3.45%) T-SQL
9 2 (3.45%) TypeScript
9 2 (3.45%) XQuery
10 1 (1.72%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.72%) Ruby
10 1 (1.72%) VC++
Qualifications
1 5 (8.62%) SC Cleared
1 5 (8.62%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.72%) Degree
2 1 (1.72%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.07%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (3.45%) Microsoft
1 2 (3.45%) Adobe
1 2 (3.45%) MKS
2 1 (1.72%) Facebook
2 1 (1.72%) i2
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