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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
England / West Midlands
Rank 11 14 21
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +7
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 224 222 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 9.35% 8.41% 6.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.68% 24.26% 21.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 137 93
Median daily rate £350 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £522 £450 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 9
Median hourly rate £41.00 £37.00 £28.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.81% +28.96%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £30.20
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +15.89%

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
730 915 684
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 30.45% 34.66% 31.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 458 565 396
Median daily rate £400 £370 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +10.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £270 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 14 34
Median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £28.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% -19.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £17.04 £20.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £37.50 £38.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.11%

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017. 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 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 +8 83 £381 +20.55% 49
Coventry -6 37 £458 +40.76% 15
Staffordshire 0 24 £275 -21.42% 10
Warwickshire -10 19 £375 +15.38% 20
Herefordshire +1 17 £285 -32.94% 2
Shropshire +13 10 - - 7
Worcestershire +4 5 £350 - 24
Solihull -5 3 £325 +30.00% 14
Wolverhampton +3 2 £388 +29.16% 1
JavaScript
England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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.

1 377 (74.51%) HTML
2 326 (64.43%) CSS
3 229 (45.26%) Agile Software Development
4 198 (39.13%) .NET
5 166 (32.81%) AngularJS
6 158 (31.23%) C#
7 144 (28.46%) jQuery
8 142 (28.06%) MVC
9 132 (26.09%) Microsoft
10 125 (24.70%) SQL
11 121 (23.91%) ASP.NET
11 121 (23.91%) HTML5
12 119 (23.52%) Web Development
13 94 (18.58%) Web Services
13 94 (18.58%) Java
14 90 (17.79%) Git (software)
15 86 (17.00%) CRM
16 83 (16.40%) SQL Server
17 81 (16.01%) Scrum
18 80 (15.81%) PHP
19 78 (15.42%) TDD
20 77 (15.22%) ASP.NET Web API
21 75 (14.82%) Front End Development
21 75 (14.82%) ASP.NET MVC
22 74 (14.62%) .NET Framework
23 69 (13.64%) CSS3
24 68 (13.44%) Dynamics CRM
25 66 (13.04%) Visual Studio
26 64 (12.65%) Node.js
26 64 (12.65%) Twitter Bootstrap

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 33 (6.52%) CMS
2 25 (4.94%) SharePoint
3 20 (3.95%) Drupal
4 19 (3.75%) Tomcat
5 13 (2.57%) Confluence
6 11 (2.17%) Apache
7 8 (1.58%) WordPress
8 7 (1.38%) SharePoint 2010
9 6 (1.19%) nginx
10 5 (0.99%) Umbraco
10 5 (0.99%) WebSphere
11 4 (0.79%) ColdFusion
11 4 (0.79%) Documentum
11 4 (0.79%) WebSphere Application Server
12 3 (0.59%) Apache Solr
12 3 (0.59%) IIS
12 3 (0.59%) JBoss
12 3 (0.59%) Oracle Workflow
13 2 (0.40%) EPiServer
13 2 (0.40%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 35 (6.92%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.19%) HipChat
3 5 (0.99%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.40%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.20%) CATIA
5 1 (0.20%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 68 (13.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (3.36%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.59%) Magento
3 3 (0.59%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (0.59%) SAP HR
4 2 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.40%) Teamcenter
5 1 (0.20%) ENOVIA
5 1 (0.20%) OpenCart
5 1 (0.20%) OpenText MBPM
5 1 (0.20%) OpenText Process Suite
Cloud Services
1 45 (8.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (3.95%) GitHub
3 9 (1.78%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (1.78%) Office 365
4 8 (1.58%) Google Analytics
5 3 (0.59%) PaaS
6 2 (0.40%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.40%) Heroku
6 2 (0.40%) SaaS
7 1 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.20%) Google Play
7 1 (0.20%) iTunes
7 1 (0.20%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 26 (5.14%) HTTP
2 11 (2.17%) Network Security
2 11 (2.17%) SSL
3 10 (1.98%) LDAP
4 6 (1.19%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.79%) Internet
6 3 (0.59%) Intranet
7 2 (0.40%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.20%) DNS
8 1 (0.20%) Extranet
8 1 (0.20%) Firewall
8 1 (0.20%) FTP
8 1 (0.20%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.20%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.20%) NAS
8 1 (0.20%) OpenLDAP
8 1 (0.20%) SAN
8 1 (0.20%) SSH
8 1 (0.20%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (16.40%) SQL Server
2 50 (9.88%) MySQL
3 30 (5.93%) Relational Database
4 22 (4.35%) MongoDB
5 19 (3.75%) Power BI
6 12 (2.37%) NoSQL
7 11 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
8 10 (1.98%) SQL Server 2012
9 9 (1.78%) PostgreSQL
10 7 (1.38%) Hazelcast
11 6 (1.19%) SQL Server 2005
12 5 (0.99%) DB2
12 5 (0.99%) RDBMS
13 4 (0.79%) Hadoop
13 4 (0.79%) Redis
14 3 (0.59%) HBase
15 2 (0.40%) BusinessObjects
15 2 (0.40%) PerformancePoint
15 2 (0.40%) SQL Server 2000
15 2 (0.40%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 90 (17.79%) Git (software)
2 66 (13.04%) Visual Studio
3 42 (8.30%) Jenkins
4 36 (7.11%) Team Foundation Server
5 31 (6.13%) Visual Studio Team System
6 29 (5.73%) gulp
7 25 (4.94%) Selenium
8 22 (4.35%) Cucumber
8 22 (4.35%) Subversion
9 19 (3.75%) Grunt
9 19 (3.75%) JIRA
10 17 (3.36%) Jasmine
11 15 (2.96%) Protractor
12 14 (2.77%) JUnit
13 12 (2.37%) NUnit
14 11 (2.17%) Karma Test Runner
14 11 (2.17%) TeamCity
15 10 (1.98%) Ant
15 10 (1.98%) CruiseControl
16 9 (1.78%) Moq
General
1 44 (8.70%) Finance
2 39 (7.71%) Marketing
3 21 (4.15%) Manufacturing
4 17 (3.36%) Retail
5 5 (0.99%) Games
6 4 (0.79%) Advertising
6 4 (0.79%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.59%) Automotive
7 3 (0.59%) Back Office
8 2 (0.40%) Banking
8 2 (0.40%) Electronics
8 2 (0.40%) Local Government
9 1 (0.20%) Billing
9 1 (0.20%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 450 (88.93%) Developer
2 83 (16.40%) .NET Developer
3 67 (13.24%) CRM Developer
4 65 (12.85%) JavaScript Developer
5 55 (10.87%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 46 (9.09%) Microsoft Developer
7 44 (8.70%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 43 (8.50%) PHP Developer
9 39 (7.71%) Senior Developer
10 36 (7.11%) Java Developer
11 33 (6.52%) C# Developer
12 28 (5.53%) HTML Developer
13 27 (5.34%) Angular Developer
13 27 (5.34%) HTML CSS Developer
14 25 (4.94%) Web Developer
15 24 (4.74%) ASP.NET Developer
16 19 (3.75%) C# .NET Developer
17 18 (3.56%) Drupal Developer
17 18 (3.56%) Node.js Developer
18 17 (3.36%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 377 (74.51%) HTML
2 326 (64.43%) CSS
3 198 (39.13%) .NET
4 166 (32.81%) AngularJS
5 144 (28.46%) jQuery
6 121 (23.91%) ASP.NET
6 121 (23.91%) HTML5
7 94 (18.58%) Web Services
8 77 (15.22%) ASP.NET Web API
9 75 (14.82%) ASP.NET MVC
10 74 (14.62%) .NET Framework
11 69 (13.64%) CSS3
12 64 (12.65%) Node.js
12 64 (12.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 58 (11.46%) WCF
14 54 (10.67%) REST
15 50 (9.88%) XML
16 44 (8.70%) Entity Framework
17 41 (8.10%) React
18 31 (6.13%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 31 (6.13%) User Experience
2 18 (3.56%) Mobile App
3 16 (3.16%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (2.17%) Digital Media
5 10 (1.98%) Computer Science
6 9 (1.78%) W3C
7 6 (1.19%) NHS
8 5 (0.99%) Linux Command Line
9 4 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.59%) e-Learning
10 3 (0.59%) iPad
10 3 (0.59%) Wiki
11 2 (0.40%) CMDB
11 2 (0.40%) Data Protection Act
11 2 (0.40%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.40%) Graphic Design
12 1 (0.20%) Algorithms
12 1 (0.20%) Fintech
12 1 (0.20%) Internet of Things
12 1 (0.20%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 46 (9.09%) Linux
2 32 (6.32%) Unix
3 24 (4.74%) Windows
4 16 (3.16%) Mac OS X
5 13 (2.57%) Ubuntu
6 8 (1.58%) Android
7 7 (1.38%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.59%) Debian
8 3 (0.59%) Windows Mobile
8 3 (0.59%) Windows Server
9 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.20%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.20%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 229 (45.26%) Agile Software Development
2 142 (28.06%) MVC
3 119 (23.52%) Web Development
4 86 (17.00%) CRM
5 81 (16.01%) Scrum
6 78 (15.42%) TDD
7 75 (14.82%) Front End Development
8 58 (11.46%) OO
9 57 (11.26%) Continuous Integration
10 50 (9.88%) BDD
11 34 (6.72%) Migration
11 34 (6.72%) Responsive Web Design
12 29 (5.73%) Web Design
13 28 (5.53%) Visualisation
14 27 (5.34%) Data Migration
15 25 (4.94%) SOLID
15 25 (4.94%) Unit Testing
16 24 (4.74%) Software Engineering
17 23 (4.55%) E-Commerce
18 22 (4.35%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 158 (31.23%) C#
2 125 (24.70%) SQL
3 94 (18.58%) Java
4 80 (15.81%) PHP
5 27 (5.34%) T-SQL
6 24 (4.74%) Python
7 17 (3.36%) TypeScript
7 17 (3.36%) X++
8 15 (2.96%) Ruby
9 10 (1.98%) Scala
10 8 (1.58%) Perl
10 8 (1.58%) VB.NET
11 7 (1.38%) Groovy
12 6 (1.19%) Haskell
13 5 (0.99%) ECMAScript
13 5 (0.99%) PowerShell
13 5 (0.99%) VB
14 3 (0.59%) ABAP
14 3 (0.59%) ES6
14 3 (0.59%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 39 (7.71%) Security Cleared
2 21 (4.15%) SC Cleared
3 10 (1.98%) Degree
3 10 (1.98%) DV Cleared
4 4 (0.79%) Sun Certification
5 3 (0.59%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (0.59%) ISEB
5 3 (0.59%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.20%) MCP
6 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.20%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (1.98%) QA
2 4 (0.79%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.20%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.20%) SLA
3 1 (0.20%) WAI
3 1 (0.20%) WCAG
System Software
1 8 (1.58%) Docker
2 3 (0.59%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (1.19%) Grafana
1 6 (1.19%) Kibana
2 5 (0.99%) Puppet
3 2 (0.40%) Ansible
3 2 (0.40%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 2 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.40%) Plesk
3 2 (0.40%) Rundeck
3 2 (0.40%) Zenoss
4 1 (0.20%) BladeLogic
4 1 (0.20%) Nagios
4 1 (0.20%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 132 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 17 (3.36%) ServiceNow
3 14 (2.77%) Salesforce.com
4 12 (2.37%) Google
5 8 (1.58%) Oracle
6 6 (1.19%) IBM
7 5 (0.99%) SAP
7 5 (0.99%) Xamarin
8 4 (0.79%) Adobe
8 4 (0.79%) Pega
8 4 (0.79%) Sitecore
8 4 (0.79%) Sun
9 3 (0.59%) Apple
9 3 (0.59%) Canon
9 3 (0.59%) Cloudera
9 3 (0.59%) Zend
10 2 (0.40%) Ensighten
10 2 (0.40%) HP
10 2 (0.40%) Remedy
11 1 (0.20%) Dell
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Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
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Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Reed Technology
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Herefordshire
Oscar
Rate: £225 - £325 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Hiring People
Rate: £21,843 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Redditch
Bluetown Online LTD
Rate: £34196 - £37858 per annum
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