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 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 7 10 8
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 23 11 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 16.43% 11.96% 15.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.08% 30.56% 33.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 14
Average daily rate £344 £335 £279
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.61% +20.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £310 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £375 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
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
74 36 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 52.86% 39.13% 46.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 20 39
Average daily rate £338 £303 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.57% +5.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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
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 10 February 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 +6 15 £338 - 18
Stafford - 1 £385 -
JavaScript
West Midlands

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 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 42 (93.33%) HTML
2 41 (91.11%) CSS
3 30 (66.67%) N-Tier
4 26 (57.78%) HTML5
4 26 (57.78%) High Availability
4 26 (57.78%) CSS3
4 26 (57.78%) TypeScript
5 21 (46.67%) C#
6 20 (44.44%) ActionScript
7 19 (42.22%) SOA
8 18 (40.00%) .NET
8 18 (40.00%) Performance Testing
8 18 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (35.56%) E-Commerce
10 14 (31.11%) Web Development
11 13 (28.89%) Flash
12 11 (24.44%) Finance
13 10 (22.22%) Front End Development
14 9 (20.00%) ActionScript 3.0
14 9 (20.00%) ASP.NET
15 8 (17.78%) OO
15 8 (17.78%) Streaming Video
15 8 (17.78%) Apache Flex
16 7 (15.56%) Games
16 7 (15.56%) HTTP
16 7 (15.56%) Photoshop
16 7 (15.56%) C++
16 7 (15.56%) C
17 6 (13.33%) VB
18 5 (11.11%) VB.NET

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 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 2 (4.44%) WordPress
2 1 (2.22%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (15.56%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.22%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.89%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.22%) MySQL
2 1 (2.22%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Grunt
2 3 (6.67%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.44%) gulp
4 1 (2.22%) Vagrant
General
1 11 (24.44%) Finance
2 7 (15.56%) Games
3 2 (4.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 35 (77.78%) Developer
2 20 (44.44%) JavaScript Developer
3 13 (28.89%) HTML Developer
4 12 (26.67%) Web Developer
5 11 (24.44%) HTML CSS Developer
6 8 (17.78%) Flash Developer
6 8 (17.78%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 4 (8.89%) Technical Leader
8 3 (6.67%) Agile Developer
8 3 (6.67%) Flash ActionScript Developer
8 3 (6.67%) PHP Developer
8 3 (6.67%) Team Leader
9 2 (4.44%) ActionScript Developer
9 2 (4.44%) C# Developer
9 2 (4.44%) C# Web Developer
9 2 (4.44%) Technical Team Leader
9 2 (4.44%) WordPress Developer
10 1 (2.22%) Agile Java Developer
10 1 (2.22%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 1 (2.22%) Senior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (93.33%) HTML
2 41 (91.11%) CSS
3 26 (57.78%) CSS3
3 26 (57.78%) HTML5
4 18 (40.00%) .NET
5 13 (28.89%) Flash
6 9 (20.00%) ASP.NET
7 8 (17.78%) Apache Flex
8 3 (6.67%) Sass
9 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (4.44%) jQuery
10 1 (2.22%) AngularJS
10 1 (2.22%) Classic ASP
10 1 (2.22%) J2EE
10 1 (2.22%) LAMP
10 1 (2.22%) LESS
10 1 (2.22%) React
10 1 (2.22%) REST
10 1 (2.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (2.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (66.67%) N-Tier
2 8 (17.78%) Streaming Video
3 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.22%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.22%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (57.78%) High Availability
2 19 (42.22%) SOA
3 18 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (40.00%) Performance Testing
4 16 (35.56%) E-Commerce
5 14 (31.11%) Web Development
6 10 (22.22%) Front End Development
7 8 (17.78%) OO
8 3 (6.67%) TDD
9 2 (4.44%) MVC
9 2 (4.44%) Scrum
9 2 (4.44%) Unit Testing
10 1 (2.22%) BDD
10 1 (2.22%) Coaching
10 1 (2.22%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (2.22%) DevOps
10 1 (2.22%) Line Management
10 1 (2.22%) Mentoring
10 1 (2.22%) Migration
10 1 (2.22%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 26 (57.78%) TypeScript
2 21 (46.67%) C#
3 20 (44.44%) ActionScript
4 9 (20.00%) ActionScript 3.0
5 7 (15.56%) C
5 7 (15.56%) C++
6 6 (13.33%) VB
7 5 (11.11%) SQL
7 5 (11.11%) VB.NET
8 4 (8.89%) PHP
9 1 (2.22%) ECMAScript
9 1 (2.22%) ES6
9 1 (2.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (2.22%) Degree
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 2 (4.44%) Adobe
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft
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