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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 20 16 14
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 152 143 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 6.53% 6.70% 7.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.23% 18.64% 21.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 93 88
Average daily rate
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£338 £288 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.39% -2.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £310
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 4
Average hourly rate £31.10 - £32.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.79 - £22.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 - £34.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.25 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-0.76% -
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
716 767 740
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 30.77% 35.96% 36.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 448 446 378
Average daily rate £350 £310 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -1.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £435 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 27 39
Average hourly rate £28.69 £27.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.32% -11.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.85 £16.50 £16.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £35.00 £36.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -5.71%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 December 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

JavaScript Hourly Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +6 60 £301 +4.78% 33
Warwickshire -9 18 £325 -8.77% 16
Staffordshire 0 15 £350 +23.89% 11
Coventry -6 14 £338 +12.50% 11
Herefordshire - 6 £390 - 2
Worcestershire - 5 £475 - 1
Shropshire -2 4 £206 -17.50% 5
Wolverhampton -7 3 £265 - 3
Solihull +1 2 £225 -21.73% 5
Dudley - 1 - -
Walsall - 1 £310 - 1
West Bromwich - - - - 1
Sutton Coldfield - - - -
JavaScript
England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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.

1 309 (76.67%) HTML
2 281 (69.73%) CSS
3 178 (44.17%) jQuery
4 168 (41.69%) .NET
5 138 (34.24%) C#
6 136 (33.75%) ASP.NET
7 110 (27.30%) SQL Server
8 108 (26.80%) HTML5
9 96 (23.82%) MVC
10 83 (20.60%) Agile Software Development
10 83 (20.60%) Microsoft
11 79 (19.60%) CSS3
12 67 (16.63%) AngularJS
13 63 (15.63%) Ajax
14 61 (15.14%) PHP
15 60 (14.89%) SQL
16 57 (14.14%) MySQL
17 55 (13.65%) Web Services
18 52 (12.90%) SharePoint
19 49 (12.16%) XML
20 47 (11.66%) CRM
21 45 (11.17%) Dynamics CRM
22 39 (9.68%) User Experience
23 38 (9.43%) OO
24 37 (9.18%) Java
25 36 (8.93%) Web Development
26 34 (8.44%) Git (software)
27 33 (8.19%) .NET Framework
27 33 (8.19%) TDD
27 33 (8.19%) Visual Studio

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 52 (12.90%) SharePoint
2 30 (7.44%) IIS
3 20 (4.96%) Apache
4 18 (4.47%) CMS
5 17 (4.22%) SharePoint 2010
6 15 (3.72%) Node.js
7 13 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
8 12 (2.98%) Drupal
9 7 (1.74%) WebSphere
10 5 (1.24%) BizTalk Server
10 5 (1.24%) SharePoint Server
11 4 (0.99%) LiveCycle
11 4 (0.99%) Joomla!
11 4 (0.99%) OpenEdge
11 4 (0.99%) Tomcat
12 3 (0.74%) Umbraco
12 3 (0.74%) Sitecore CMS
13 2 (0.50%) Liferay
13 2 (0.50%) WordPress
13 2 (0.50%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 26 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 17 (4.22%) Photoshop
3 15 (3.72%) InfoPath
4 14 (3.47%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.25%) MS Office
5 1 (0.25%) S-PLUS
5 1 (0.25%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.25%) Blender
Business Applications
1 45 (11.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.24%) Magento
3 3 (0.74%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.50%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.25%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.25%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.25%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.23%) Amazon EC2
2 8 (1.99%) Office 365
3 6 (1.49%) GitHub
4 3 (0.74%) SaaS
5 2 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (5.21%) Intranet
2 12 (2.98%) HTTP
3 10 (2.48%) Internet
4 7 (1.74%) FTP
5 2 (0.50%) LDAP
6 1 (0.25%) Extranet
6 1 (0.25%) SMS
6 1 (0.25%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (27.30%) SQL Server
2 57 (14.14%) MySQL
3 24 (5.96%) SQL Server 2008
4 20 (4.96%) SQL Server 2012
5 17 (4.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (2.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (1.99%) Relational Database
8 6 (1.49%) MongoDB
9 5 (1.24%) Crystal Reports
9 5 (1.24%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (0.99%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.50%) SQLite
11 2 (0.50%) SQL Server 2000
12 1 (0.25%) DB2
12 1 (0.25%) MS Access
12 1 (0.25%) DataStage
12 1 (0.25%) MariaDB
12 1 (0.25%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 34 (8.44%) Git (software)
2 33 (8.19%) Visual Studio
3 21 (5.21%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (5.21%) Subversion
4 7 (1.74%) Ant
4 7 (1.74%) NUnit
4 7 (1.74%) Visual Studio Team System
5 6 (1.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 5 (1.24%) JIRA
6 5 (1.24%) FxCop
7 4 (0.99%) PHPUnit
7 4 (0.99%) Lombardi
7 4 (0.99%) Eclipse
7 4 (0.99%) WebSpeed
8 3 (0.74%) Maven
8 3 (0.74%) Jasmine
8 3 (0.74%) Rational DOORS
9 2 (0.50%) Selenium
9 2 (0.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (0.50%) SpecFlow
General
1 25 (6.20%) Finance
2 14 (3.47%) Advertising
3 12 (2.98%) Marketing
4 9 (2.23%) Retail
5 6 (1.49%) Automotive
6 5 (1.24%) Publishing
6 5 (1.24%) Games
7 4 (0.99%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.25%) Legal
8 1 (0.25%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.25%) Local Government
8 1 (0.25%) Interactive Media
8 1 (0.25%) German Language
Job Titles
1 343 (85.11%) Developer
2 68 (16.87%) .NET Developer
3 50 (12.41%) Front-End Developer
4 47 (11.66%) Web Developer
5 41 (10.17%) C# Developer
6 38 (9.43%) CRM Developer
7 34 (8.44%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 33 (8.19%) ASP.NET Developer
9 28 (6.95%) JavaScript Developer
10 27 (6.70%) C# .NET Developer
11 25 (6.20%) PHP Developer
12 24 (5.96%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 21 (5.21%) Senior Developer
14 19 (4.71%) Microsoft Developer
15 17 (4.22%) Designer
16 16 (3.97%) SharePoint Developer
17 13 (3.23%) Architect
18 11 (2.73%) Consultant
18 11 (2.73%) UI Developer
18 11 (2.73%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 309 (76.67%) HTML
2 281 (69.73%) CSS
3 178 (44.17%) jQuery
4 168 (41.69%) .NET
5 136 (33.75%) ASP.NET
6 108 (26.80%) HTML5
7 79 (19.60%) CSS3
8 67 (16.63%) AngularJS
9 63 (15.63%) Ajax
10 55 (13.65%) Web Services
11 49 (12.16%) XML
12 33 (8.19%) .NET Framework
13 29 (7.20%) ASP.NET MVC
14 28 (6.95%) WCF
15 25 (6.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 23 (5.71%) Backbone.js
16 23 (5.71%) XHTML
17 22 (5.46%) KnockoutJS
18 18 (4.47%) Classic ASP
19 17 (4.22%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 39 (9.68%) User Experience
2 20 (4.96%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (3.72%) N-Tier
3 15 (3.72%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (2.73%) Management Information System
4 11 (2.73%) Computer Science
4 11 (2.73%) Mobile App
5 9 (2.23%) iPad
5 9 (2.23%) Social Media
6 8 (1.99%) Blog
6 8 (1.99%) Taxonomies
7 7 (1.74%) W3C
8 5 (1.24%) Mathematics
9 4 (0.99%) Learning Management System
9 4 (0.99%) Physics
9 4 (0.99%) E-Learning
9 4 (0.99%) NHS
10 3 (0.74%) SCORM
11 2 (0.50%) Open Source
11 2 (0.50%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 16 (3.97%) Apple iOS
2 14 (3.47%) Android
3 12 (2.98%) Windows
4 11 (2.73%) Linux
5 8 (1.99%) UNIX
6 2 (0.50%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.25%) AIX
7 1 (0.25%) HPUX
7 1 (0.25%) Solaris
7 1 (0.25%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.25%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (23.82%) MVC
2 83 (20.60%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (11.66%) CRM
4 38 (9.43%) OO
5 36 (8.93%) Web Development
6 33 (8.19%) TDD
7 32 (7.94%) OOP
8 28 (6.95%) Unit Testing
9 24 (5.96%) Responsive Web Design
10 23 (5.71%) E-Commerce
11 17 (4.22%) Continuous Integration
12 16 (3.97%) Workflow
12 16 (3.97%) SOA
13 15 (3.72%) Project Management
13 15 (3.72%) Web Application Development
14 13 (3.23%) Time Management
15 12 (2.98%) Technical Architecture
16 11 (2.73%) Waterfall
16 11 (2.73%) Android Development
16 11 (2.73%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 138 (34.24%) C#
2 61 (15.14%) PHP
3 60 (14.89%) SQL
4 37 (9.18%) Java
5 29 (7.20%) VB.NET
6 25 (6.20%) T-SQL
7 18 (4.47%) VBScript
8 16 (3.97%) PHP5
9 13 (3.23%) VB
10 9 (2.23%) Ruby
11 8 (1.99%) PowerShell
12 7 (1.74%) ActionScript
13 6 (1.49%) ABAP
14 5 (1.24%) ActionScript 3.0
15 4 (0.99%) VB6
15 4 (0.99%) Progress 4GL
15 4 (0.99%) Perl
15 4 (0.99%) C++
16 3 (0.74%) PHP4
17 2 (0.50%) Korn
Qualifications
1 14 (3.47%) Degree
2 11 (2.73%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.49%) DV Cleared
4 2 (0.50%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.71%) QA
2 1 (0.25%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (0.25%) CFEngine
1 1 (0.25%) Cobbler
1 1 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 83 (20.60%) Microsoft
2 23 (5.71%) Adobe
3 16 (3.97%) Zend
4 8 (1.99%) SAP
5 7 (1.74%) Oracle
5 7 (1.74%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (1.74%) Google
6 6 (1.49%) Sencha
7 5 (1.24%) Business Objects
8 4 (0.99%) Sitecore
8 4 (0.99%) Twitter
8 4 (0.99%) IBM
8 4 (0.99%) Progress
9 3 (0.74%) Apple
9 3 (0.74%) Stellent
10 2 (0.50%) Capita
11 1 (0.25%) Sybase
11 1 (0.25%) Vitria
11 1 (0.25%) Sage
11 1 (0.25%) Macromedia
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