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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 4 10 4
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 14 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 34.15% 15.15% 20.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 46.67% 27.78% 52.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 3
Average daily rate £338 £338 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £319 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £368 £304
UK excluding London average daily rate £357 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.11% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -1.53%
JavaScript
Staffordshire

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
30 18 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 73.17% 54.55% 39.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 10 7
Average daily rate £325 £300 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £353 £311
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

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 9 February 2016, 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 23 (92.00%) HTML
1 23 (92.00%) CSS
2 16 (64.00%) N-Tier
2 16 (64.00%) High Availability
2 16 (64.00%) TypeScript
3 15 (60.00%) CSS3
3 15 (60.00%) HTML5
3 15 (60.00%) C#
4 14 (56.00%) ActionScript
5 12 (48.00%) .NET
6 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (40.00%) Flash
8 9 (36.00%) E-Commerce
9 7 (28.00%) Finance
9 7 (28.00%) Web Development
9 7 (28.00%) Front End Development
10 6 (24.00%) ActionScript 3.0
10 6 (24.00%) OO
10 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET
11 5 (20.00%) VB.NET
11 5 (20.00%) SOA
11 5 (20.00%) Games
11 5 (20.00%) Streaming Video
11 5 (20.00%) Apache Flex
11 5 (20.00%) Performance Testing
12 4 (16.00%) HTTP
12 4 (16.00%) Photoshop
12 4 (16.00%) C
12 4 (16.00%) VB
12 4 (16.00%) C++

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 (8.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Grunt
2 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.00%) gulp
General
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
2 5 (20.00%) Games
3 2 (8.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (84.00%) Developer
2 12 (48.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 7 (28.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 7 (28.00%) HTML Developer
4 6 (24.00%) HTML CSS Developer
4 6 (24.00%) Web Developer
5 5 (20.00%) Flash Developer
6 2 (8.00%) ActionScript Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Flash ActionScript Developer
6 2 (8.00%) PHP Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Technical Leader
6 2 (8.00%) WordPress Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Agile Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (4.00%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (92.00%) CSS
1 23 (92.00%) HTML
2 15 (60.00%) CSS3
2 15 (60.00%) HTML5
3 12 (48.00%) .NET
4 10 (40.00%) Flash
5 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET
6 5 (20.00%) Apache Flex
7 2 (8.00%) Sass
8 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (4.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 16 (64.00%) N-Tier
2 5 (20.00%) Streaming Video
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (64.00%) High Availability
2 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (36.00%) E-Commerce
4 7 (28.00%) Front End Development
4 7 (28.00%) Web Development
5 6 (24.00%) OO
6 5 (20.00%) Performance Testing
6 5 (20.00%) SOA
7 1 (4.00%) Coaching
7 1 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (4.00%) Line Management
7 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.00%) MVC
7 1 (4.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 16 (64.00%) TypeScript
2 15 (60.00%) C#
3 14 (56.00%) ActionScript
4 6 (24.00%) ActionScript 3.0
5 5 (20.00%) VB.NET
6 4 (16.00%) C
6 4 (16.00%) C++
6 4 (16.00%) VB
7 2 (8.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) Adobe
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