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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 13 9 6
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -3
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 17 20 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 12.59% 14.71% 22.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.97% 31.25% 35.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 13 24
Average daily rate
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£335 £280 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.64% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £240 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £305
% change year-on-year
+6.15% +6.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-7.07% -
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 64 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 54.81% 47.06% 62.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 41 56
Average daily rate £333 £290 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.65% -12.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £342 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £10.00 - £15.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +1 7 £325 +8.33% 10
Tamworth - 2 £335 - 4
Lichfield - 1 - - 1
Stafford - - - - 3
Uttoxeter - - - -
Burton-upon-Trent - - - - 1
JavaScript
West Midlands

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 29 (78.38%) HTML
1 29 (78.38%) CSS
2 26 (70.27%) jQuery
3 17 (45.95%) MVC
4 16 (43.24%) .NET
5 15 (40.54%) Web Services
5 15 (40.54%) HTML5
6 14 (37.84%) PHP
7 13 (35.14%) SQL
8 12 (32.43%) C#
8 12 (32.43%) MySQL
9 11 (29.73%) XML
9 11 (29.73%) Apache
9 11 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (29.73%) Web Application Development
10 10 (27.03%) SQL Server
11 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
11 9 (24.32%) ASP.NET
11 9 (24.32%) Subversion
11 9 (24.32%) Ajax
11 9 (24.32%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (21.62%) User Experience
12 8 (21.62%) OO
12 8 (21.62%) MS Excel
12 8 (21.62%) IIS
13 7 (18.92%) LAMP
13 7 (18.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 7 (18.92%) Taxonomies
13 7 (18.92%) Technical Architecture
13 7 (18.92%) Web Development

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 11 (29.73%) Apache
2 8 (21.62%) IIS
3 7 (18.92%) Drupal
4 3 (8.11%) Node.js
5 2 (5.41%) Adobe CQ
6 1 (2.70%) WordPress
6 1 (2.70%) Liferay
6 1 (2.70%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (21.62%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Magento
2 1 (2.70%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.92%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (32.43%) MySQL
2 10 (27.03%) SQL Server
3 7 (18.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (10.81%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.70%) MS Access
5 1 (2.70%) DataStage
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 9 (24.32%) Subversion
2 4 (10.81%) Visual Studio
2 4 (10.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (10.81%) Git (software)
2 4 (10.81%) PHPUnit
3 2 (5.41%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (2.70%) JIRA
4 1 (2.70%) Selenium
4 1 (2.70%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 2 (5.41%) Finance
1 2 (5.41%) Games
1 2 (5.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (70.27%) Developer
2 10 (27.03%) Architect
2 10 (27.03%) .NET Developer
3 5 (13.51%) PHP Developer
4 4 (10.81%) Web Developer
4 4 (10.81%) Front-End Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Senior .NET Developer
5 3 (8.11%) .NET Architect
5 3 (8.11%) Senior Developer
5 3 (8.11%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Lead Developer
6 2 (5.41%) C# Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) C# Web Developer
7 1 (2.70%) PHP Web Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Lead .NET Developer
7 1 (2.70%) CSS Developer
7 1 (2.70%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (2.70%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 1 (2.70%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (78.38%) HTML
1 29 (78.38%) CSS
2 26 (70.27%) jQuery
3 16 (43.24%) .NET
4 15 (40.54%) Web Services
4 15 (40.54%) HTML5
5 11 (29.73%) XML
6 9 (24.32%) ASP.NET
6 9 (24.32%) Ajax
7 7 (18.92%) LAMP
7 7 (18.92%) CSS3
8 5 (13.51%) .NET Framework
9 4 (10.81%) RESTful
10 3 (8.11%) Laravel
10 3 (8.11%) li3
10 3 (8.11%) Apache Flex
10 3 (8.11%) Flash
11 2 (5.41%) XSL
11 2 (5.41%) Adobe AIR
11 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (24.32%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (21.62%) User Experience
3 7 (18.92%) Blog
3 7 (18.92%) Taxonomies
3 7 (18.92%) Social Media
4 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.70%) N-Tier
5 1 (2.70%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.70%) E-Learning
5 1 (2.70%) Kindle
5 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.70%) Online Gambling
5 1 (2.70%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.51%) Windows
2 3 (8.11%) Linux
3 2 (5.41%) UNIX
4 1 (2.70%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (2.70%) Android
4 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.70%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (45.95%) MVC
2 11 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (29.73%) Web Application Development
3 8 (21.62%) OO
4 7 (18.92%) Technical Architecture
4 7 (18.92%) Web Development
4 7 (18.92%) Time Management
5 6 (16.22%) Scrum
6 5 (13.51%) TDD
6 5 (13.51%) OOP
7 4 (10.81%) Unit Testing
7 4 (10.81%) E-Commerce
7 4 (10.81%) SOA
7 4 (10.81%) Project Management
8 3 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (8.11%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (8.11%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (5.41%) Mentoring
9 2 (5.41%) Performance Testing
9 2 (5.41%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 14 (37.84%) PHP
2 13 (35.14%) SQL
3 12 (32.43%) C#
4 7 (18.92%) PHP5
5 4 (10.81%) VB.NET
6 3 (8.11%) ActionScript
6 3 (8.11%) Java
6 3 (8.11%) ActionScript 3.0
7 2 (5.41%) Perl
7 2 (5.41%) VB
7 2 (5.41%) Korn
8 1 (2.70%) VB6
8 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.70%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.22%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (10.81%) Adobe
3 4 (10.81%) Oracle
4 3 (8.11%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.70%) Business Objects
5 1 (2.70%) IBM
5 1 (2.70%) HP
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