The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Staffordshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 10 9 20
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +11
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 13 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 10.16% 13.68% 5.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.08% 30.95% 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 10
Average daily rate £325 £330 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% +3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £240 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £330 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- +27.27%
Programming Languages Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
48 42 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 37.50% 44.21% 35.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 25 33
Average daily rate £310 £330 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.06% +5.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £200 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £350 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 12
Average hourly rate - £15.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -58.10%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
JavaScript
West Midlands

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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent -1 7 £325 -1.51% 6
Burton-upon-Trent -1 3 £240 -4.00%
Stafford - 1 £340 -
Burntwood - - - -
Cannock - - - -
Lichfield - - - - 1
Tamworth - - - - 2
JavaScript
West Midlands

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 35 (97.22%) HTML
2 26 (72.22%) CSS
3 19 (52.78%) C#
4 16 (44.44%) .NET
4 16 (44.44%) SQL Server
5 15 (41.67%) ASP.NET
5 15 (41.67%) SQL
6 13 (36.11%) XML
7 10 (27.78%) Ajax
8 9 (25.00%) HTML5
8 9 (25.00%) VB
9 8 (22.22%) VB.NET
9 8 (22.22%) ActionScript
9 8 (22.22%) DHTML
9 8 (22.22%) Photoshop
9 8 (22.22%) Flash
9 8 (22.22%) HTTP
9 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
9 8 (22.22%) ActionScript 3.0
9 8 (22.22%) Apache Flex
10 7 (19.44%) XHTML
10 7 (19.44%) Windows
11 6 (16.67%) JSP
11 6 (16.67%) E-Commerce
11 6 (16.67%) Java
11 6 (16.67%) CSS3
11 6 (16.67%) Web Application Development
12 5 (13.89%) JSF
12 5 (13.89%) VB6
12 5 (13.89%) Web Development

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 1 (2.78%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (2.78%) Node.js
1 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (22.22%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.22%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (8.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.78%) DB2
4 1 (2.78%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.56%) JIRA
3 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.78%) Subversion
General
1 4 (11.11%) Games
2 3 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 34 (94.44%) Developer
2 11 (30.56%) Web Developer
3 7 (19.44%) ActionScript Developer
3 7 (19.44%) .NET Developer
4 6 (16.67%) Flash Developer
4 6 (16.67%) Software Developer
5 5 (13.89%) Flash ActionScript Developer
5 5 (13.89%) Java Web Developer
5 5 (13.89%) Java Applications Developer
5 5 (13.89%) Applications Developer
5 5 (13.89%) Web Applications Developer
5 5 (13.89%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.56%) C# Developer
6 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (5.56%) PHP Developer
6 2 (5.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Mobile Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (97.22%) HTML
2 26 (72.22%) CSS
3 16 (44.44%) .NET
4 15 (41.67%) ASP.NET
5 13 (36.11%) XML
6 10 (27.78%) Ajax
7 9 (25.00%) HTML5
8 8 (22.22%) DHTML
8 8 (22.22%) Flash
8 8 (22.22%) Apache Flex
9 7 (19.44%) XHTML
10 6 (16.67%) JSP
10 6 (16.67%) CSS3
11 5 (13.89%) JSF
11 5 (13.89%) WinForms
11 5 (13.89%) J2EE
11 5 (13.89%) SOAP
12 4 (11.11%) .NET Framework
12 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 3 (8.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Mobile App
1 3 (8.33%) Streaming Video
2 2 (5.56%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.78%) WURFL
3 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.78%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 7 (19.44%) Windows
2 3 (8.33%) Windows Mobile
3 2 (5.56%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.78%) BlackBerry OS
4 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.78%) Android
4 1 (2.78%) UNIX
4 1 (2.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (16.67%) E-Commerce
1 6 (16.67%) Web Application Development
2 5 (13.89%) Web Development
2 5 (13.89%) OO
2 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (11.11%) OOP
4 2 (5.56%) OOD
4 2 (5.56%) TDD
4 2 (5.56%) SEO
4 2 (5.56%) Unit Testing
5 1 (2.78%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (2.78%) Matrix Management
5 1 (2.78%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (2.78%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (2.78%) Data Management
5 1 (2.78%) Document Management
5 1 (2.78%) Software Engineering
5 1 (2.78%) MVC
5 1 (2.78%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.78%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (52.78%) C#
2 15 (41.67%) SQL
3 9 (25.00%) VB
4 8 (22.22%) VB.NET
4 8 (22.22%) ActionScript
4 8 (22.22%) ActionScript 3.0
5 6 (16.67%) Java
6 5 (13.89%) VB6
7 3 (8.33%) PHP
7 3 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.89%) Sage
3 4 (11.11%) Oracle
4 2 (5.56%) AccuRev
5 1 (2.78%) Endeca
5 1 (2.78%) KANA
5 1 (2.78%) ATG
5 1 (2.78%) Siebel
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