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 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 3 7 4
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 8 4 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 21.05% 11.43% 48.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 42.11% 40.00% 56.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 34
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% -4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £315 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £315 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £310
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-0.76% +0.76%
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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
19 10 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 50.00% 28.57% 86.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 4 57
Average daily rate £325 £360 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.72% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £315 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £370 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript across the Stoke-on-Trent region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

JavaScript Daily Rate Histogram 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 28 November 2014, 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 (81.82%) HTML
1 9 (81.82%) CSS
2 8 (72.73%) jQuery
3 7 (63.64%) HTML5
4 5 (45.45%) PHP
5 4 (36.36%) .NET
5 4 (36.36%) MySQL
5 4 (36.36%) OOP
5 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
6 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing
6 3 (27.27%) Ajax
6 3 (27.27%) PHPUnit
6 3 (27.27%) CSS3
6 3 (27.27%) Web Application Development
6 3 (27.27%) Subversion
6 3 (27.27%) C#
6 3 (27.27%) OO
6 3 (27.27%) Apache
6 3 (27.27%) Web Services
6 3 (27.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
6 3 (27.27%) VB.NET
7 2 (18.18%) ActionScript
7 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
7 2 (18.18%) Flash
7 2 (18.18%) Project Management
7 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
7 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (18.18%) MVC
7 2 (18.18%) Games

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

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 3 (27.27%) Apache
2 2 (18.18%) WordPress
3 1 (9.09%) Liferay
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) MySQL
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
2 3 (27.27%) PHPUnit
2 3 (27.27%) Subversion
2 3 (27.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (9.09%) Selenium
3 1 (9.09%) JIRA
3 1 (9.09%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 2 (18.18%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) .NET Developer
2 4 (36.36%) PHP Developer
3 3 (27.27%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (9.09%) CSS Developer
5 1 (9.09%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 1 (9.09%) WordPress Developer
5 1 (9.09%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) HTML
1 9 (81.82%) CSS
2 8 (72.73%) jQuery
3 7 (63.64%) HTML5
4 4 (36.36%) .NET
5 3 (27.27%) Ajax
5 3 (27.27%) CSS3
5 3 (27.27%) Web Services
5 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
6 2 (18.18%) Flash
6 2 (18.18%) Laravel
6 2 (18.18%) Apache Flex
7 1 (9.09%) Adobe AIR
7 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
7 1 (9.09%) PhoneGap
7 1 (9.09%) Sass
7 1 (9.09%) Semantic HTML
7 1 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) User Experience
2 1 (9.09%) Open Source
2 1 (9.09%) Online Gambling
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
2 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (9.09%) N-Tier
2 1 (9.09%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Android
1 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Phone
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) OOP
2 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Web Application Development
2 3 (27.27%) OO
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) MVC
3 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Web Development
4 1 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) PHP
2 3 (27.27%) C#
2 3 (27.27%) VB.NET
3 2 (18.18%) ActionScript
3 2 (18.18%) ActionScript 3.0
4 1 (9.09%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Twitter
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 1 (9.09%) Adobe