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 3 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 4 16 8
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -8
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 29 9 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 17.26% 6.34% 18.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.18% 18.75% 38.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 4 13
Average daily rate
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£363 £323 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.40% -0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £305 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £422 £330 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.78 £32.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+24.29% -8.57%
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 48 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 46.43% 33.80% 47.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 28 31
Average daily rate £363 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £400 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Average hourly rate £16.00 £13.00 £55.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -76.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.25 £13.00 £47.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.40 £13.00 £63.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%

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 3 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 3 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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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 10 £340 +5.42% 6
Lichfield - 2 £115 - 4
Stafford - 1 £300 - 3
Tamworth - 1 £458 - 1
JavaScript
West Midlands

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 3 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 36 (69.23%) HTML
1 36 (69.23%) CSS
2 33 (63.46%) .NET
3 25 (48.08%) jQuery
3 25 (48.08%) HTML5
4 23 (44.23%) C#
5 19 (36.54%) CSS3
6 18 (34.62%) ASP.NET
7 16 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (30.77%) MVC
8 12 (23.08%) SOA
8 12 (23.08%) SQL Server
9 11 (21.15%) SQL
10 10 (19.23%) Photoshop
10 10 (19.23%) Scrum
11 9 (17.31%) Web Development
12 8 (15.38%) E-Commerce
12 8 (15.38%) Responsive Web Design
13 7 (13.46%) N-Tier
13 7 (13.46%) OO
13 7 (13.46%) Web Services
14 6 (11.54%) XML
14 6 (11.54%) VB.NET
14 6 (11.54%) .NET Framework
14 6 (11.54%) Performance Testing
14 6 (11.54%) Content Management
14 6 (11.54%) TDD
14 6 (11.54%) Node.js
14 6 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC
15 5 (9.62%) ActionScript 3.0

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 6 (11.54%) Node.js
2 3 (5.77%) JBoss
2 3 (5.77%) CMS
3 2 (3.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (1.92%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.92%) IIS
4 1 (1.92%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.92%) Drupal
4 1 (1.92%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (19.23%) Photoshop
2 5 (9.62%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (3.85%) MS Office
3 2 (3.85%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.92%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.62%) HTTP
2 2 (3.85%) Internet
3 1 (1.92%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.69%) MySQL
2 4 (7.69%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.85%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.92%) MarkLogic
4 1 (1.92%) MS Access
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (9.62%) Visual Studio
1 5 (9.62%) Subversion
2 4 (7.69%) Eclipse
3 2 (3.85%) HP UFT
3 2 (3.85%) TestComplete
3 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5 (9.62%) Finance
2 4 (7.69%) Retail
3 1 (1.92%) Local Government
3 1 (1.92%) Marketing
3 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 41 (78.85%) Developer
2 18 (34.62%) .NET Developer
3 8 (15.38%) Web Developer
4 6 (11.54%) Senior Developer
4 6 (11.54%) C# Developer
4 6 (11.54%) Senior .NET Developer
5 5 (9.62%) Flash Developer
6 4 (7.69%) Web Designer
6 4 (7.69%) Architect
6 4 (7.69%) Designer
6 4 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (5.77%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (5.77%) C# Web Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Java Developer
7 3 (5.77%) .NET Architect
7 3 (5.77%) PHP Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Software Tester
8 2 (3.85%) QA Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) Front-End Developer
8 2 (3.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (69.23%) HTML
1 36 (69.23%) CSS
2 33 (63.46%) .NET
3 25 (48.08%) jQuery
3 25 (48.08%) HTML5
4 19 (36.54%) CSS3
5 18 (34.62%) ASP.NET
6 7 (13.46%) Web Services
7 6 (11.54%) XML
7 6 (11.54%) .NET Framework
7 6 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (9.62%) Flash
9 4 (7.69%) J2EE
9 4 (7.69%) RESTful
10 3 (5.77%) Entity Framework
10 3 (5.77%) Ajax
10 3 (5.77%) Razor View Engine
10 3 (5.77%) Sass
10 3 (5.77%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 2 (3.85%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.46%) N-Tier
2 3 (5.77%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.85%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.92%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.92%) User Experience
4 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.92%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.69%) Windows
2 2 (3.85%) Linux
3 1 (1.92%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.77%) MVC
1 16 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (23.08%) SOA
3 10 (19.23%) Scrum
4 9 (17.31%) Web Development
5 8 (15.38%) Responsive Web Design
5 8 (15.38%) E-Commerce
6 7 (13.46%) OO
7 6 (11.54%) TDD
7 6 (11.54%) Content Management
7 6 (11.54%) Performance Testing
8 5 (9.62%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (5.77%) Test Scripting
9 3 (5.77%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (5.77%) SDLC
9 3 (5.77%) Web Design
9 3 (5.77%) Automated Testing
9 3 (5.77%) Project Management
10 2 (3.85%) Process Management
10 2 (3.85%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 23 (44.23%) C#
2 11 (21.15%) SQL
3 6 (11.54%) VB.NET
4 5 (9.62%) ActionScript
4 5 (9.62%) Java
4 5 (9.62%) ActionScript 3.0
5 4 (7.69%) VB
6 3 (5.77%) PHP
7 2 (3.85%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.85%) XQuery
8 1 (1.92%) VB6
8 1 (1.92%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.92%) VC++
8 1 (1.92%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (9.62%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.77%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.77%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (7.69%) Oracle
2 3 (5.77%) Adobe
2 3 (5.77%) TIBCO
3 2 (3.85%) MKS
3 2 (3.85%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.92%) Facebook
4 1 (1.92%) HP
4 1 (1.92%) i2
4 1 (1.92%) IBM
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