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 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 10 9 14
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 14 14 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 11.38% 12.84% 13.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.90% 31.82% 26.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 22
Average daily rate
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£300 £330 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -0.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £315 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £333 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £320 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.03 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.64% +16.66%
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
39 44 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 31.71% 40.37% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 33 56
Average daily rate £313 £330 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.30% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £250 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £370 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £13.00 £42.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-69.41% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -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
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 September 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
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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 0 7 £325 -1.51% 2
Cannock - 1 £300 -
Lichfield - - - -
Stafford - - - - 2
Tamworth - - - - 3
Burton-upon-Trent - - - - 1
JavaScript
West Midlands

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 20 (86.96%) HTML
2 19 (82.61%) CSS
3 16 (69.57%) .NET
4 15 (65.22%) C#
4 15 (65.22%) ASP.NET
5 13 (56.52%) SQL Server
5 13 (56.52%) Ajax
6 12 (52.17%) jQuery
7 11 (47.83%) HTML5
8 10 (43.48%) CSS3
8 10 (43.48%) VB.NET
8 10 (43.48%) XML
9 7 (30.43%) SQL
9 7 (30.43%) Unit Testing
10 6 (26.09%) Web Development
10 6 (26.09%) Web Application Development
11 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (21.74%) N-Tier
12 4 (17.39%) SOA
12 4 (17.39%) OOP
12 4 (17.39%) XHTML
12 4 (17.39%) XSLT
12 4 (17.39%) Windows
12 4 (17.39%) VB
12 4 (17.39%) PHP
12 4 (17.39%) TDD
12 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
12 4 (17.39%) Degree
12 4 (17.39%) Git (software)
13 3 (13.04%) PHPUnit

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 3 (13.04%) Apache
2 2 (8.70%) Node.js
3 1 (4.35%) IIS
3 1 (4.35%) CMS
3 1 (4.35%) WordPress
3 1 (4.35%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (4.35%) Liferay
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (4.35%) Magento
2 1 (4.35%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (56.52%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (13.04%) MySQL
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Git (software)
2 3 (13.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (13.04%) Subversion
2 3 (13.04%) JIRA
2 3 (13.04%) PHPUnit
3 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
4 1 (4.35%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 1 (4.35%) Jasmine
4 1 (4.35%) Grunt
4 1 (4.35%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (4.35%) Yeoman
4 1 (4.35%) Bower
4 1 (4.35%) Selenium
General
1 3 (13.04%) Games
Job Titles
1 23 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (43.48%) .NET Developer
3 7 (30.43%) Web Developer
4 4 (17.39%) C# Developer
4 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (17.39%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (17.39%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (13.04%) PHP Developer
5 3 (13.04%) VB.NET Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Senior Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Web Developer
6 2 (8.70%) SQL Developer
6 2 (8.70%) .NET Web Developer
6 2 (8.70%) C# Web Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (8.70%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (8.70%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 1 (4.35%) WordPress Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (86.96%) HTML
2 19 (82.61%) CSS
3 16 (69.57%) .NET
4 15 (65.22%) ASP.NET
5 13 (56.52%) Ajax
6 12 (52.17%) jQuery
7 11 (47.83%) HTML5
8 10 (43.48%) CSS3
8 10 (43.48%) XML
9 4 (17.39%) XSLT
9 4 (17.39%) XHTML
10 3 (13.04%) Web Services
10 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 2 (8.70%) Laravel
11 2 (8.70%) Sass
11 2 (8.70%) .NET Framework
11 2 (8.70%) JSON
11 2 (8.70%) SOAP
12 1 (4.35%) JSP
12 1 (4.35%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) N-Tier
2 3 (13.04%) Blackberry
3 2 (8.70%) WURFL
3 2 (8.70%) User Experience
4 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.35%) Mainframe
4 1 (4.35%) BBC
4 1 (4.35%) E-Learning
4 1 (4.35%) Online Gambling
4 1 (4.35%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Windows
2 3 (13.04%) Android
2 3 (13.04%) Apple iOS
3 2 (8.70%) BlackBerry OS
3 2 (8.70%) Linux
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Unit Testing
2 6 (26.09%) Web Application Development
2 6 (26.09%) Web Development
3 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (17.39%) TDD
4 4 (17.39%) SOA
4 4 (17.39%) OOP
5 3 (13.04%) OO
5 3 (13.04%) MVC
6 2 (8.70%) SEO
6 2 (8.70%) Document Management
6 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce
7 1 (4.35%) Automated Testing
7 1 (4.35%) Workflow
7 1 (4.35%) Migration
7 1 (4.35%) Web Design
7 1 (4.35%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (4.35%) Low Latency
7 1 (4.35%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 15 (65.22%) C#
2 10 (43.48%) VB.NET
3 7 (30.43%) SQL
4 4 (17.39%) PHP
4 4 (17.39%) VB
5 2 (8.70%) VB6
5 2 (8.70%) Java
6 1 (4.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) AccuRev
3 1 (4.35%) Twitter
3 1 (4.35%) Sage
3 1 (4.35%) Sitecore