The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 6 8 7
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 8 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 21.05% 18.37% 25.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.00% 31.03% 46.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 5
Average daily rate
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£325 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.51%
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+5.38% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.30% -7.14%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Stoke-on-Trent region.

Programming Languages Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
25 29 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 65.79% 59.18% 54.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 20 10
Average daily rate £325 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.51%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +4.28%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript across the Stoke-on-Trent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JavaScript across the Stoke-on-Trent region.

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript across the Stoke-on-Trent region.

JavaScript Hourly Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 9 (90.00%) .NET
2 7 (70.00%) C#
2 7 (70.00%) CSS
2 7 (70.00%) MVC
3 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (50.00%) OO
4 5 (50.00%) HTML
5 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
5 4 (40.00%) Scrum
5 4 (40.00%) TDD
5 4 (40.00%) Subversion
5 4 (40.00%) HTML5
6 3 (30.00%) RESTful
6 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (30.00%) CSS3
6 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
6 3 (30.00%) jQuery
6 3 (30.00%) SOA
6 3 (30.00%) Oracle
6 3 (30.00%) Web Services
7 2 (20.00%) XML
7 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
7 2 (20.00%) Windows
7 2 (20.00%) SQL
7 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
7 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
7 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
7 2 (20.00%) TIBCO
7 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (20.00%) Web Development

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 2 (20.00%) Node.js
2 1 (10.00%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Subversion
2 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (10.00%) PHPUnit
3 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (10.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (10.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Architect
4 2 (20.00%) Web Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (20.00%) .NET Architect
5 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C# Web Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Systems Architect
5 1 (10.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) .NET
2 7 (70.00%) CSS
3 5 (50.00%) HTML
4 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (40.00%) HTML5
5 3 (30.00%) RESTful
5 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (30.00%) CSS3
5 3 (30.00%) jQuery
5 3 (30.00%) Web Services
6 2 (20.00%) XML
6 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 2 (20.00%) Razor View Engine
7 1 (10.00%) Laravel
7 1 (10.00%) li3
7 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
7 1 (10.00%) XML Schema
7 1 (10.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) MVC
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) OO
4 4 (40.00%) Scrum
4 4 (40.00%) TDD
5 3 (30.00%) SOA
6 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (20.00%) Web Development
6 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (10.00%) Web Application Development
7 1 (10.00%) Validation
7 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
7 1 (10.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) C#
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) TIBCO
3 1 (10.00%) HP
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