The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 9 15 16
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 276 197 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 10.09% 7.65% 7.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.56% 24.87% 23.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 122 113
Median daily rate £375 £330 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.48% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 8
Median hourly rate £15.00 £34.28 £31.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.23% +10.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.25 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+14.16% -7.69%
JavaScript
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Programming Languages Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
903 792 758
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 33.02% 30.77% 31.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 541 479 460
Median daily rate £375 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 24 39
Median hourly rate £30.75 £31.47 £28.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.28% +9.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £15.48 £17.24
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing JavaScript as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

JavaScript
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

JavaScript Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

JavaScript Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

JavaScript
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 December 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
Birmingham +4 137 £375 +12.78% 50
Coventry +2 43 £363 +0.69% 14
Staffordshire -4 24 £325 -4.41% 20
Shropshire 0 18 £325 +4.83% 9
Warwickshire -14 12 £350 +20.68% 28
Worcestershire +13 11 £363 +20.83% 21
Solihull +7 8 £375 +30.43% 16
West Bromwich - 2 - -
Wolverhampton +3 1 £340 +51.11% 6
JavaScript
England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 396 (73.61%) HTML
2 361 (67.10%) CSS
3 208 (38.66%) Agile Software Development
4 190 (35.32%) .NET
5 172 (31.97%) C#
6 159 (29.55%) AngularJS
7 156 (29.00%) HTML5
8 152 (28.25%) MVC
9 143 (26.58%) Web Development
9 143 (26.58%) jQuery
10 139 (25.84%) Java
11 124 (23.05%) SQL
12 114 (21.19%) Microsoft
13 104 (19.33%) Front End Development
14 94 (17.47%) Web Services
15 92 (17.10%) ASP.NET
16 90 (16.73%) PHP
17 78 (14.50%) SQL Server
18 77 (14.31%) CRM
18 77 (14.31%) CSS3
19 76 (14.13%) Git (software)
20 73 (13.57%) Scrum
21 72 (13.38%) XML
22 66 (12.27%) REST
23 62 (11.52%) Node.js
24 60 (11.15%) Visual Studio
25 58 (10.78%) Linux
25 58 (10.78%) OO
26 57 (10.59%) .NET Framework
27 56 (10.41%) Spring

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 46 (8.55%) CMS
2 32 (5.95%) SharePoint
3 21 (3.90%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 20 (3.72%) Tomcat
5 19 (3.53%) Confluence
5 19 (3.53%) Drupal
6 16 (2.97%) WordPress
7 14 (2.60%) SharePoint 2010
8 12 (2.23%) JBoss
8 12 (2.23%) Umbraco
9 10 (1.86%) Apache
10 8 (1.49%) SharePoint 2013
11 7 (1.30%) IIS
12 4 (0.74%) Documentum
12 4 (0.74%) Sitecore CMS
13 3 (0.56%) Apache Solr
13 3 (0.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 3 (0.56%) Oracle Workflow
13 3 (0.56%) WebSphere
13 3 (0.56%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 24 (4.46%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.30%) Photoshop
3 6 (1.12%) HipChat
4 4 (0.74%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.56%) Fireworks
5 3 (0.56%) MS Office
5 3 (0.56%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.56%) OmniGraffle
6 2 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.19%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 41 (7.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (3.35%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.56%) Magento
3 3 (0.56%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (0.56%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.19%) OpenCart
4 1 (0.19%) OpenText MBPM
4 1 (0.19%) OpenText Process Suite
4 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 38 (7.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (2.04%) GitHub
3 10 (1.86%) Office 365
4 8 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (0.93%) SaaS
6 4 (0.74%) Heroku
6 4 (0.74%) PaaS
7 2 (0.37%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.19%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.19%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.19%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.19%) Firebase
8 1 (0.19%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.19%) Google Play
8 1 (0.19%) IaaS
8 1 (0.19%) iTunes
8 1 (0.19%) Route 53
8 1 (0.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 28 (5.20%) Network Security
2 23 (4.28%) HTTP
3 4 (0.74%) LDAP
3 4 (0.74%) SNMP
4 3 (0.56%) Internet
4 3 (0.56%) Intranet
4 3 (0.56%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.37%) DNS
5 2 (0.37%) Firewall
5 2 (0.37%) FTP
5 2 (0.37%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.19%) Extranet
6 1 (0.19%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.19%) iSCSI
6 1 (0.19%) NAS
6 1 (0.19%) OpenLDAP
6 1 (0.19%) SAN
6 1 (0.19%) SSH
6 1 (0.19%) SSL
6 1 (0.19%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (14.50%) SQL Server
2 38 (7.06%) MySQL
3 31 (5.76%) Relational Database
4 24 (4.46%) Power BI
5 13 (2.42%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (2.23%) MongoDB
7 10 (1.86%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (1.86%) SQL Server 2005
8 8 (1.49%) NoSQL
8 8 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (1.30%) PerformancePoint
10 6 (1.12%) RDBMS
11 5 (0.93%) Hazelcast
12 4 (0.74%) DB2
12 4 (0.74%) Hadoop
12 4 (0.74%) Oracle Database
12 4 (0.74%) Redis
13 3 (0.56%) HBase
13 3 (0.56%) SQL Server 2000
13 3 (0.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 76 (14.13%) Git (software)
2 60 (11.15%) Visual Studio
3 43 (7.99%) Jenkins
4 29 (5.39%) Subversion
5 28 (5.20%) JIRA
5 28 (5.20%) Team Foundation Server
6 24 (4.46%) Selenium
7 22 (4.09%) Visual Studio Team System
8 21 (3.90%) Cucumber
9 18 (3.35%) Jasmine
10 17 (3.16%) JUnit
11 16 (2.97%) Grunt
12 14 (2.60%) Eclipse
12 14 (2.60%) Protractor
13 12 (2.23%) TeamCity
14 11 (2.04%) gulp
14 11 (2.04%) NUnit
15 10 (1.86%) Ant
15 10 (1.86%) CruiseControl
15 10 (1.86%) WebDriver
General
1 44 (8.18%) Finance
2 29 (5.39%) Retail
3 26 (4.83%) Marketing
4 20 (3.72%) Manufacturing
5 11 (2.04%) Automotive
6 10 (1.86%) Games
7 6 (1.12%) Banking
8 5 (0.93%) Electronics
9 4 (0.74%) Advertising
10 3 (0.56%) Billing
10 3 (0.56%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.19%) Back Office
11 1 (0.19%) Local Government
11 1 (0.19%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.19%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 473 (87.92%) Developer
2 84 (15.61%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 82 (15.24%) .NET Developer
3 82 (15.24%) JavaScript Developer
4 56 (10.41%) Java Developer
5 42 (7.81%) CRM Developer
6 39 (7.25%) Microsoft Developer
7 38 (7.06%) Web Developer
8 35 (6.51%) C# Developer
9 34 (6.32%) PHP Developer
10 33 (6.13%) Dynamics CRM Developer
10 33 (6.13%) HTML Developer
11 31 (5.76%) HTML CSS Developer
12 30 (5.58%) Angular Developer
13 26 (4.83%) Senior Developer
14 23 (4.28%) C# .NET Developer
15 19 (3.53%) SharePoint Developer
15 19 (3.53%) Software Developer
16 18 (3.35%) Dynamics AX Developer
16 18 (3.35%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 396 (73.61%) HTML
2 361 (67.10%) CSS
3 190 (35.32%) .NET
4 159 (29.55%) AngularJS
5 156 (29.00%) HTML5
6 143 (26.58%) jQuery
7 94 (17.47%) Web Services
8 92 (17.10%) ASP.NET
9 77 (14.31%) CSS3
10 72 (13.38%) XML
11 66 (12.27%) REST
12 62 (11.52%) Node.js
13 57 (10.59%) .NET Framework
14 56 (10.41%) Spring
15 53 (9.85%) ASP.NET Web API
15 53 (9.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 50 (9.29%) ASP.NET MVC
17 49 (9.11%) WCF
18 44 (8.18%) Hibernate
18 44 (8.18%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 28 (5.20%) Digital Media
2 27 (5.02%) User Experience
3 25 (4.65%) Visualisation
4 20 (3.72%) Mobile App
5 13 (2.42%) Computer Science
6 10 (1.86%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (0.93%) Data Conversion
8 5 (0.93%) e-Learning
9 4 (0.74%) Smartphone
10 3 (0.56%) CMDB
10 3 (0.56%) iPad
10 3 (0.56%) Mathematics
10 3 (0.56%) W3C
11 2 (0.37%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.37%) Data Protection Act
11 2 (0.37%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.37%) IVR
11 2 (0.37%) Telematics
12 1 (0.19%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 58 (10.78%) Linux
2 32 (5.95%) Windows
3 28 (5.20%) Unix
4 17 (3.16%) Mac OS X
5 14 (2.60%) Apple iOS
6 10 (1.86%) Android
7 7 (1.30%) Ubuntu
8 4 (0.74%) Embedded Linux
8 4 (0.74%) Windows Server
9 3 (0.56%) Debian
9 3 (0.56%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (0.37%) Windows Phone
10 2 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.19%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 208 (38.66%) Agile Software Development
2 152 (28.25%) MVC
3 143 (26.58%) Web Development
4 104 (19.33%) Front End Development
5 77 (14.31%) CRM
6 73 (13.57%) Scrum
7 58 (10.78%) OO
8 53 (9.85%) TDD
9 51 (9.48%) Responsive Web Design
10 49 (9.11%) Continuous Integration
11 39 (7.25%) Web Design
12 31 (5.76%) ERP
13 29 (5.39%) Business Intelligence
14 26 (4.83%) BDD
14 26 (4.83%) Configuration Management
14 26 (4.83%) Content Management
14 26 (4.83%) Software Engineering
15 24 (4.46%) E-Commerce
16 19 (3.53%) OOD
17 18 (3.35%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 172 (31.97%) C#
2 139 (25.84%) Java
3 124 (23.05%) SQL
4 90 (16.73%) PHP
5 22 (4.09%) Python
6 20 (3.72%) T-SQL
7 18 (3.35%) X++
8 16 (2.97%) Ruby
9 8 (1.49%) TypeScript
9 8 (1.49%) VB.NET
10 7 (1.30%) PHP 5
11 6 (1.12%) Objective-C
11 6 (1.12%) Scala
12 4 (0.74%) C
12 4 (0.74%) PL/SQL
12 4 (0.74%) PowerShell
13 3 (0.56%) ABAP
13 3 (0.56%) C++
13 3 (0.56%) Perl
13 3 (0.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 35 (6.51%) Security Cleared
2 19 (3.53%) SC Cleared
3 16 (2.97%) Degree
4 6 (1.12%) DV Cleared
5 4 (0.74%) ISEB
5 4 (0.74%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.56%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (0.56%) Sun Certification
7 2 (0.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.37%) PhD
8 1 (0.19%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.23%) QA
2 5 (0.93%) WCAG
3 4 (0.74%) WAI
4 3 (0.56%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.37%) SLA
6 1 (0.19%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (1.30%) Active Directory
1 7 (1.30%) Docker
2 4 (0.74%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.19%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (2.04%) Puppet
2 4 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.56%) Plesk
3 3 (0.56%) Rancher
4 2 (0.37%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 2 (0.37%) Kibana
4 2 (0.37%) Terraform
4 2 (0.37%) Zenoss
5 1 (0.19%) Ansible
5 1 (0.19%) BladeLogic
5 1 (0.19%) Grafana
5 1 (0.19%) logstash
5 1 (0.19%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.19%) Nagios
5 1 (0.19%) Rundeck
5 1 (0.19%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 114 (21.19%) Microsoft
2 25 (4.65%) Adobe
3 19 (3.53%) Oracle
4 15 (2.79%) IBM
5 14 (2.60%) Sitecore
6 10 (1.86%) Xamarin
7 6 (1.12%) ServiceNow
8 5 (0.93%) Canon
8 5 (0.93%) Pega
8 5 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (0.74%) Google
9 4 (0.74%) SAP
9 4 (0.74%) Zend
10 3 (0.56%) Cloudera
10 3 (0.56%) hybris
10 3 (0.56%) Sun
11 2 (0.37%) Apple
11 2 (0.37%) Ensighten
11 2 (0.37%) HP
11 2 (0.37%) New Relic
Worcestershire
Searchability
Rate: £280 - £360 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwickshire
Oscar
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £370.00 - £430.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Oscar
Rate: £250 - £290 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Oscar
Rate: £250 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwickshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £325 - £360 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £360 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
LA International
Rate: £350 - £398 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Wolverhampton
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
Spring Technology
Rate: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per day + Market Rates
Posted: 6 days ago