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 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 4 15 7
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -8
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 30 9 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 18.87% 7.26% 20.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 38.46% 22.50% 41.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 6 16
Average daily rate
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£365 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £315 £331
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £303
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.75 £30.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+20.49% -12.85%
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
78 40 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 49.06% 32.26% 48.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 25 37
Average daily rate £363 £300 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £370 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £15.75 £13.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.15% -69.41%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 July 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 July 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 +7 12 £365 +15.87% 11
Lichfield - 1 £115 - 4
Tamworth - 1 £458 -
JavaScript
West Midlands

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 42 (71.19%) HTML
1 42 (71.19%) CSS
2 37 (62.71%) .NET
3 29 (49.15%) HTML5
4 24 (40.68%) C#
4 24 (40.68%) jQuery
5 23 (38.98%) CSS3
6 22 (37.29%) ASP.NET
7 16 (27.12%) SOA
8 15 (25.42%) SQL Server
8 15 (25.42%) MVC
8 15 (25.42%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (22.03%) SQL
9 13 (22.03%) E-Commerce
9 13 (22.03%) N-Tier
9 13 (22.03%) Finance
10 12 (20.34%) Photoshop
10 12 (20.34%) Web Development
11 10 (16.95%) Performance Testing
12 9 (15.25%) Scrum
12 9 (15.25%) ActionScript
12 9 (15.25%) Flash
13 8 (13.56%) ActionScript 3.0
13 8 (13.56%) Responsive Web Design
14 7 (11.86%) Continuous Integration
14 7 (11.86%) HTTP
14 7 (11.86%) OO
14 7 (11.86%) Web Services
15 6 (10.17%) VB.NET
15 6 (10.17%) .NET Framework

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 5 (8.47%) Node.js
2 3 (5.08%) JBoss
2 3 (5.08%) CMS
3 1 (1.69%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.69%) Drupal
3 1 (1.69%) WordPress
3 1 (1.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (1.69%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.69%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (20.34%) Photoshop
2 5 (8.47%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (3.39%) MS Office
3 2 (3.39%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.86%) HTTP
2 2 (3.39%) Internet
3 1 (1.69%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (25.42%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.78%) MySQL
2 4 (6.78%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.39%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.69%) MarkLogic
4 1 (1.69%) MS Access
4 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (8.47%) Visual Studio
1 5 (8.47%) Subversion
2 4 (6.78%) Eclipse
3 2 (3.39%) HP UFT
3 2 (3.39%) TestComplete
3 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 13 (22.03%) Finance
2 4 (6.78%) Retail
3 1 (1.69%) Local Government
3 1 (1.69%) Marketing
3 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 44 (74.58%) Developer
2 17 (28.81%) .NET Developer
3 8 (13.56%) Web Developer
3 8 (13.56%) Flash Developer
4 6 (10.17%) C# Developer
4 6 (10.17%) Team Leader
5 5 (8.47%) Senior Developer
5 5 (8.47%) Senior .NET Developer
6 4 (6.78%) Architect
6 4 (6.78%) Web Designer
6 4 (6.78%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (6.78%) Designer
7 3 (5.08%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (5.08%) Development Team Leader
7 3 (5.08%) .NET Architect
7 3 (5.08%) Technical Team Leader
7 3 (5.08%) PHP Developer
7 3 (5.08%) Java Developer
7 3 (5.08%) HTML Developer
7 3 (5.08%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (71.19%) HTML
1 42 (71.19%) CSS
2 37 (62.71%) .NET
3 29 (49.15%) HTML5
4 24 (40.68%) jQuery
5 23 (38.98%) CSS3
6 22 (37.29%) ASP.NET
7 9 (15.25%) Flash
8 7 (11.86%) Web Services
9 6 (10.17%) .NET Framework
9 6 (10.17%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (6.78%) RESTful
10 4 (6.78%) XML
10 4 (6.78%) J2EE
11 3 (5.08%) WinForms
11 3 (5.08%) Ajax
11 3 (5.08%) Entity Framework
11 3 (5.08%) Razor View Engine
11 3 (5.08%) Sass
11 3 (5.08%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.03%) N-Tier
2 5 (8.47%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.39%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.69%) User Experience
4 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.69%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.69%) Streaming Video
4 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.69%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.47%) Windows
2 2 (3.39%) Linux
2 2 (3.39%) Windows Mobile
2 2 (3.39%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.69%) Android
3 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (27.12%) SOA
2 15 (25.42%) MVC
2 15 (25.42%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (22.03%) E-Commerce
4 12 (20.34%) Web Development
5 10 (16.95%) Performance Testing
6 9 (15.25%) Scrum
7 8 (13.56%) Responsive Web Design
8 7 (11.86%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (11.86%) OO
9 6 (10.17%) TDD
9 6 (10.17%) Content Management
10 4 (6.78%) Mentoring
11 3 (5.08%) Coaching
11 3 (5.08%) Performance Tuning
11 3 (5.08%) Line Management
11 3 (5.08%) Test Scripting
11 3 (5.08%) Automated Testing
11 3 (5.08%) Project Management
11 3 (5.08%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 24 (40.68%) C#
2 13 (22.03%) SQL
3 9 (15.25%) ActionScript
4 8 (13.56%) ActionScript 3.0
5 6 (10.17%) VB.NET
6 4 (6.78%) VB
6 4 (6.78%) Java
7 3 (5.08%) PHP
8 2 (3.39%) XQuery
9 1 (1.69%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.69%) VB6
9 1 (1.69%) VC++
9 1 (1.69%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.69%) C++
9 1 (1.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (8.47%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.78%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.39%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.47%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.08%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (6.78%) Oracle
2 3 (5.08%) TIBCO
2 3 (5.08%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.39%) Adobe
3 2 (3.39%) MKS
4 1 (1.69%) Facebook
4 1 (1.69%) IBM
4 1 (1.69%) HP
4 1 (1.69%) i2
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