The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 12 12 14
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 12 21 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 7.59% 11.23% 6.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.09% 28.00% 19.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 15 6
Median daily rate £300 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £260 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £421 £330
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-12.00% +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
46 75 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 29.11% 40.11% 33.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 43 32
Median daily rate £300 £354 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.19% +8.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £275 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £425 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Median hourly rate - £17.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Staffordshire region citing JavaScript as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent -3 4 £200 -38.46% 14
Stafford +2 3 £405 +24.61%
Tamworth +2 2 £258 -43.71% 2
Burton-upon-Trent 0 1 £225 -10.00% 3
JavaScript
West Midlands

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Staffordshire region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 31 (91.18%) HTML
2 29 (85.29%) CSS
3 20 (58.82%) N-Tier
4 16 (47.06%) High Availability
4 16 (47.06%) CSS3
4 16 (47.06%) HTML5
5 15 (44.12%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (41.18%) TypeScript
7 13 (38.24%) Web Development
7 13 (38.24%) Performance Testing
7 13 (38.24%) SOA
8 12 (35.29%) E-Commerce
9 11 (32.35%) ActionScript
10 10 (29.41%) Photoshop
11 9 (26.47%) C#
11 9 (26.47%) Flash
11 9 (26.47%) HTTP
11 9 (26.47%) Apache Flex
11 9 (26.47%) ActionScript 3.0
12 8 (23.53%) .NET
13 5 (14.71%) Front End Development
13 5 (14.71%) Java
14 4 (11.76%) PHP
14 4 (11.76%) C
14 4 (11.76%) OO
14 4 (11.76%) Finance
14 4 (11.76%) AngularJS
15 3 (8.82%) REST
15 3 (8.82%) ERP
15 3 (8.82%) JSON

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.94%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (29.41%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.94%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 9 (26.47%) HTTP
2 2 (5.88%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) MySQL
General
1 4 (11.76%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 28 (82.35%) Developer
2 13 (38.24%) JavaScript Developer
3 9 (26.47%) Flash Developer
3 9 (26.47%) Web Developer
4 7 (20.59%) HTML CSS Developer
4 7 (20.59%) HTML Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Flash ActionScript Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (8.82%) ActionScript Developer
7 2 (5.88%) .NET Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Agile Developer
7 2 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (5.88%) C# Developer
8 1 (2.94%) .NET Web Developer
8 1 (2.94%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Embedded Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Java Developer
8 1 (2.94%) PHP Developer
8 1 (2.94%) PHP Magento Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (91.18%) HTML
2 29 (85.29%) CSS
3 16 (47.06%) CSS3
3 16 (47.06%) HTML5
4 9 (26.47%) Apache Flex
4 9 (26.47%) Flash
5 8 (23.53%) .NET
6 4 (11.76%) AngularJS
7 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET
7 3 (8.82%) JSON
7 3 (8.82%) REST
7 3 (8.82%) XML
8 2 (5.88%) SOAP
8 2 (5.88%) XML-RPC
9 1 (2.94%) EDI
9 1 (2.94%) Java EE
9 1 (2.94%) LAMP
9 1 (2.94%) Spring
9 1 (2.94%) Spring MVC
9 1 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (58.82%) N-Tier
2 2 (5.88%) Digital Media
2 2 (5.88%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (5.88%) Streaming Video
3 1 (2.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.88%) Linux
1 2 (5.88%) VxWorks
2 1 (2.94%) Android
2 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) High Availability
2 15 (44.12%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (38.24%) Performance Testing
3 13 (38.24%) SOA
3 13 (38.24%) Web Development
4 12 (35.29%) E-Commerce
5 5 (14.71%) Front End Development
6 4 (11.76%) OO
7 3 (8.82%) CRM
7 3 (8.82%) ERP
8 2 (5.88%) MVC
8 2 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
9 1 (2.94%) Android Development
9 1 (2.94%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
9 1 (2.94%) Logistics
9 1 (2.94%) Mobile Development
9 1 (2.94%) SEO
9 1 (2.94%) Software Engineering
9 1 (2.94%) Web Application Development
9 1 (2.94%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 14 (41.18%) TypeScript
2 11 (32.35%) ActionScript
3 9 (26.47%) ActionScript 3.0
3 9 (26.47%) C#
4 5 (14.71%) Java
5 4 (11.76%) C
5 4 (11.76%) PHP
6 3 (8.82%) C++
7 2 (5.88%) Lua
7 2 (5.88%) SQL
7 2 (5.88%) VB
8 1 (2.94%) Apple Swift
8 1 (2.94%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.94%) Python
8 1 (2.94%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 3 (8.82%) Adobe
2 2 (5.88%) Barracuda Networks
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle
3 1 (2.94%) Xamarin
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