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 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 11 12 8
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 28 12 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 12.61% 8.82% 11.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.00% 24.49% 28.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 8 8
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £247 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £333 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.75 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+16.15% -7.14%
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
112 49 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 50.45% 36.03% 41.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 35 22
Average daily rate £350 £320 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £362 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 6
Average hourly rate £16.00 - £15.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 - £15.31
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 - £39.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £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 1 May 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 1 May 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 +2 7 £322 -0.92% 5
Burton-upon-Trent 0 3 £250 +2.04% 2
Stafford -2 2 £325 -4.41% 4
Lichfield - 1 - - 1
Tamworth - 1 £458 -
JavaScript
West Midlands

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 23 (63.89%) HTML
1 23 (63.89%) .NET
2 22 (61.11%) CSS
3 19 (52.78%) jQuery
4 17 (47.22%) C#
5 16 (44.44%) MVC
6 15 (41.67%) HTML5
7 14 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (30.56%) ASP.NET
9 9 (25.00%) Scrum
10 8 (22.22%) SQL
10 8 (22.22%) CSS3
11 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
11 7 (19.44%) Web Services
11 7 (19.44%) XML
11 7 (19.44%) Web Development
12 6 (16.67%) .NET Framework
12 6 (16.67%) Subversion
12 6 (16.67%) OO
12 6 (16.67%) Java
12 6 (16.67%) SOA
12 6 (16.67%) Node.js
13 5 (13.89%) PHP
13 5 (13.89%) TDD
13 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET MVC
13 5 (13.89%) Security Cleared
14 4 (11.11%) SC Cleared
14 4 (11.11%) RESTful
14 4 (11.11%) J2EE
14 4 (11.11%) MySQL

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 (16.67%) Node.js
2 3 (8.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 3 (8.33%) JBoss
3 2 (5.56%) CMS
4 1 (2.78%) Apache
4 1 (2.78%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.78%) IIS
4 1 (2.78%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.78%) WordPress
4 1 (2.78%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Office
1 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.78%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (2.78%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (2.78%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) Intranet
1 1 (2.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.11%) MySQL
2 4 (11.11%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.56%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.78%) MarkLogic
4 1 (2.78%) MS Access
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Subversion
2 4 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 4 (11.11%) Eclipse
3 2 (5.56%) TestComplete
3 2 (5.56%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (2.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (2.78%) PHPUnit
4 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (2.78%) Retail
1 1 (2.78%) Local Government
1 1 (2.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (83.33%) Developer
2 14 (38.89%) .NET Developer
3 6 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
3 6 (16.67%) Web Developer
3 6 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 5 (13.89%) C# Developer
5 4 (11.11%) PHP Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Architect
6 3 (8.33%) Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) .NET Architect
6 3 (8.33%) C# Web Developer
6 3 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Java Developer
7 2 (5.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (5.56%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 2 (5.56%) QA Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Software Tester
7 2 (5.56%) Tester
7 2 (5.56%) Automated Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (63.89%) HTML
1 23 (63.89%) .NET
2 22 (61.11%) CSS
3 19 (52.78%) jQuery
4 15 (41.67%) HTML5
5 11 (30.56%) ASP.NET
6 8 (22.22%) CSS3
7 7 (19.44%) Web Services
7 7 (19.44%) XML
8 6 (16.67%) .NET Framework
9 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (11.11%) RESTful
10 4 (11.11%) J2EE
11 3 (8.33%) Entity Framework
12 2 (5.56%) Ajax
12 2 (5.56%) WinForms
12 2 (5.56%) XSL
12 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 2 (5.56%) Laravel
12 2 (5.56%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
1 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.78%) User Experience
2 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.78%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.11%) Windows
2 2 (5.56%) Linux
3 1 (2.78%) UNIX
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (44.44%) MVC
2 14 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (25.00%) Scrum
4 7 (19.44%) Web Development
5 6 (16.67%) OO
5 6 (16.67%) SOA
6 5 (13.89%) TDD
7 4 (11.11%) E-Commerce
7 4 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (8.33%) Project Management
8 3 (8.33%) Test Scripting
8 3 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (5.56%) Test Management
9 2 (5.56%) Automated Testing
9 2 (5.56%) Software Architecture
9 2 (5.56%) Test Automation
9 2 (5.56%) Content Management
9 2 (5.56%) Web Design
9 2 (5.56%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 17 (47.22%) C#
2 8 (22.22%) SQL
3 6 (16.67%) Java
4 5 (13.89%) PHP
5 3 (8.33%) VB.NET
6 2 (5.56%) T-SQL
6 2 (5.56%) VB
6 2 (5.56%) XQuery
7 1 (2.78%) TypeScript
7 1 (2.78%) Perl
7 1 (2.78%) VB6
7 1 (2.78%) Korn
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) Security Cleared
2 4 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (11.11%) Oracle
1 4 (11.11%) Adobe
2 3 (8.33%) TIBCO
3 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.56%) MKS
4 1 (2.78%) Facebook
4 1 (2.78%) IBM
4 1 (2.78%) HP
4 1 (2.78%) i2
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