The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 7 8 11
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 24 22 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 13.79% 15.49% 13.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.82% 29.73% 24.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 11 13
Median daily rate £275 £350 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £320 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £400 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £354 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +1.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.75 £30.20
% change year-on-year
+5.80% +28.31%

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
67 74 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 38.51% 52.11% 53.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 49 46
Median daily rate £300 £350 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £274 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £438 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £10.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +12.67%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Staffordshire region citing JavaScript as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent -4 13 £250 -25.92% 1
Stafford - 5 £370 - 4
JavaScript
West Midlands

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Staffordshire region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 33 (64.71%) HTML
2 31 (60.78%) .NET
2 31 (60.78%) MVC
3 30 (58.82%) C#
3 30 (58.82%) SQL Server
4 25 (49.02%) jQuery
5 24 (47.06%) AngularJS
6 22 (43.14%) CSS
7 20 (39.22%) ASP.NET
7 20 (39.22%) SQL
8 18 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (33.33%) Git (software)
10 16 (31.37%) ASP.NET MVC
11 15 (29.41%) T-SQL
12 13 (25.49%) Visual Studio
12 13 (25.49%) HTML5
12 13 (25.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 10 (19.61%) Entity Framework
13 10 (19.61%) User Acceptance Testing
13 10 (19.61%) .NET Framework
13 10 (19.61%) XML
13 10 (19.61%) Scrum
14 9 (17.65%) MySQL
14 9 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
14 9 (17.65%) TypeScript
15 8 (15.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 8 (15.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 8 (15.69%) ASP.NET Web API
15 8 (15.69%) React
15 8 (15.69%) Web Development

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.88%) ColdFusion
1 3 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.92%) Apache
2 2 (3.92%) WordPress
3 1 (1.96%) CMS
3 1 (1.96%) Drupal
3 1 (1.96%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.96%) Magento
2 1 (1.96%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (58.82%) SQL Server
2 9 (17.65%) MySQL
3 4 (7.84%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.96%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.96%) DataStage
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 17 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 13 (25.49%) Visual Studio
3 9 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (15.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 5 (9.80%) Jenkins
5 5 (9.80%) Subversion
5 5 (9.80%) TeamCity
6 4 (7.84%) Grunt
7 3 (5.88%) Selenium
8 2 (3.92%) gulp
General
1 3 (5.88%) Games
1 3 (5.88%) Marketing
2 2 (3.92%) Finance
2 2 (3.92%) Retail
3 1 (1.96%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 40 (78.43%) Developer
2 16 (31.37%) .NET Developer
3 9 (17.65%) C# Developer
4 7 (13.73%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (13.73%) JavaScript Developer
4 7 (13.73%) PHP Developer
4 7 (13.73%) Programmer
5 6 (11.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 5 (9.80%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (7.84%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (7.84%) HTML CSS Developer
7 4 (7.84%) HTML Developer
7 4 (7.84%) Software Developer
7 4 (7.84%) Web Developer
8 3 (5.88%) Angular Developer
8 3 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 3 (5.88%) CRM Developer
8 3 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 2 (3.92%) .NET Web Developer
9 2 (3.92%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (64.71%) HTML
2 31 (60.78%) .NET
3 25 (49.02%) jQuery
4 24 (47.06%) AngularJS
5 22 (43.14%) CSS
6 20 (39.22%) ASP.NET
7 16 (31.37%) ASP.NET MVC
8 13 (25.49%) HTML5
8 13 (25.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 10 (19.61%) .NET Framework
9 10 (19.61%) Entity Framework
9 10 (19.61%) XML
10 8 (15.69%) ASP.NET Web API
10 8 (15.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 8 (15.69%) LINQ
10 8 (15.69%) React
10 8 (15.69%) WCF
11 7 (13.73%) AutoMapper
11 7 (13.73%) StructureMap
12 6 (11.76%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.76%) NHS
2 3 (5.88%) e-Learning
3 2 (3.92%) User Experience
4 1 (1.96%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.96%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.88%) Linux
2 2 (3.92%) Unix
3 1 (1.96%) Windows
3 1 (1.96%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (60.78%) MVC
2 18 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (19.61%) Scrum
3 10 (19.61%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (15.69%) E-Commerce
4 8 (15.69%) TDD
4 8 (15.69%) Web Development
5 7 (13.73%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (13.73%) Software Engineering
5 7 (13.73%) System Testing
6 6 (11.76%) Front End Development
6 6 (11.76%) OO
6 6 (11.76%) Workflow
7 5 (9.80%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (9.80%) SOLID
7 5 (9.80%) Strategic Planning
8 4 (7.84%) Kanban
9 3 (5.88%) Data Protection
9 3 (5.88%) OOP
9 3 (5.88%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (58.82%) C#
2 20 (39.22%) SQL
3 15 (29.41%) T-SQL
4 9 (17.65%) TypeScript
5 8 (15.69%) Java
5 8 (15.69%) PHP
6 3 (5.88%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.92%) XPath
8 1 (1.96%) ES6
8 1 (1.96%) Korn
8 1 (1.96%) Perl
8 1 (1.96%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.96%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (1.96%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.96%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 7 (13.73%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.88%) Canon
3 2 (3.92%) Apple
3 2 (3.92%) Google
4 1 (1.96%) IBM
4 1 (1.96%) Xamarin
4 1 (1.96%) Zend