The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the West Midlands region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 12 13 23
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +10
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 199 189 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 8.40% 9.61% 5.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.07% 29.39% 15.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 103 70
Average daily rate
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£320 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.36% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £216 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £350 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £302 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.79% +0.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 4
Average hourly rate £33.55 £28.50 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.71% +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.70 £18.90 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £28.50 £20.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.85% +16.66%
Programming Languages Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
709 643 751
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 29.92% 32.71% 32.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 416 333 397
Average daily rate £325 £313 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -2.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £449
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 19 30
Average hourly rate £27.50 £31.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.29% -4.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £15.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £37.80 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
JavaScript
England

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 23 July 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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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 +2 72 £325 +18.18% 36
Coventry -3 30 £325 +18.18% 6
Warwickshire +2 28 £298 +15.53% 23
Solihull +8 13 £275 -9.46% 6
Staffordshire -8 9 £300 -7.69% 17
Walsall 0 6 £356 +14.00% 1
Wolverhampton 0 6 £243 -7.61% 3
Herefordshire - 5 £325 - 3
Worcestershire -14 3 £305 -2.40% 5
Shropshire - - - -
West Bromwich - - - -
Sutton Coldfield - - - - 3
JavaScript
England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 322 (71.08%) HTML
2 296 (65.34%) CSS
3 212 (46.80%) .NET
4 206 (45.47%) jQuery
5 177 (39.07%) C#
6 169 (37.31%) ASP.NET
7 144 (31.79%) SQL Server
8 121 (26.71%) HTML5
9 117 (25.83%) MVC
10 106 (23.40%) SQL
10 106 (23.40%) CSS3
11 99 (21.85%) XML
12 91 (20.09%) Java
13 82 (18.10%) PHP
14 76 (16.78%) Ajax
15 74 (16.34%) MySQL
16 59 (13.02%) CMS
16 59 (13.02%) Web Development
17 55 (12.14%) Microsoft
18 52 (11.48%) WCF
19 45 (9.93%) JSP
19 45 (9.93%) Agile Software Development
20 44 (9.71%) TDD
20 44 (9.71%) Responsive Web Design
21 43 (9.49%) ASP.NET MVC
22 42 (9.27%) XSLT
23 41 (9.05%) Web Services
23 41 (9.05%) SharePoint
23 41 (9.05%) .NET Framework
24 40 (8.83%) J2EE

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 59 (13.02%) CMS
2 41 (9.05%) SharePoint
3 33 (7.28%) Apache
4 31 (6.84%) Tomcat
5 20 (4.42%) IIS
6 15 (3.31%) Sitecore CMS
7 13 (2.87%) WordPress
8 12 (2.65%) Node.js
9 7 (1.55%) SharePoint 2010
10 6 (1.32%) BizTalk Server
10 6 (1.32%) SharePoint Server
10 6 (1.32%) WebSphere
10 6 (1.32%) Drupal
10 6 (1.32%) Umbraco
11 5 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
12 4 (0.88%) Joomla!
12 4 (0.88%) LiveCycle
13 3 (0.66%) SAP Portal
13 3 (0.66%) WebLogic
13 3 (0.66%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 31 (6.84%) MS Office
1 31 (6.84%) MS Excel
2 27 (5.96%) Photoshop
3 16 (3.53%) Adobe Illustrator
4 7 (1.55%) InfoPath
5 4 (0.88%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.44%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.22%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.22%) Blender
Business Applications
1 20 (4.42%) Magento
2 14 (3.09%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (1.99%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.66%) Oracle CRM
5 2 (0.44%) e-Work
5 2 (0.44%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.22%) Retail-J
6 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.22%) Tridion
6 1 (0.22%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.43%) SaaS
2 9 (1.99%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (1.32%) Office 365
4 4 (0.88%) GitHub
5 1 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.55%) Internet
2 6 (1.32%) Intranet
3 5 (1.10%) HTTP
4 4 (0.88%) LDAP
4 4 (0.88%) FTP
4 4 (0.88%) LTE
5 3 (0.66%) 4G
5 3 (0.66%) SSL
6 2 (0.44%) 3G
6 2 (0.44%) Firewall
6 2 (0.44%) 2G
7 1 (0.22%) Radio Access Network
7 1 (0.22%) Extranet
7 1 (0.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 144 (31.79%) SQL Server
2 74 (16.34%) MySQL
3 18 (3.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (3.53%) Relational Database
5 15 (3.31%) SQL Server 2012
6 14 (3.09%) SQL Server 2008
7 10 (2.21%) RDBMS
8 8 (1.77%) SQL Server 2005
8 8 (1.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (1.55%) Informix
9 7 (1.55%) Oracle Database
10 6 (1.32%) MS Access
11 5 (1.10%) MongoDB
12 4 (0.88%) NoSQL
13 3 (0.66%) Couchbase
14 2 (0.44%) ReportNet
14 2 (0.44%) Cognos Analysis Studio
14 2 (0.44%) Cognos Report Studio
14 2 (0.44%) Cognos Framework Manager
14 2 (0.44%) Cognos Transformer
Development Applications
1 38 (8.39%) Subversion
2 37 (8.17%) Visual Studio
3 27 (5.96%) Ant
3 27 (5.96%) Eclipse
3 27 (5.96%) Maven
4 24 (5.30%) Team Foundation Server
5 14 (3.09%) Git (software)
6 12 (2.65%) Selenium
7 10 (2.21%) NUnit
8 6 (1.32%) JIRA
9 5 (1.10%) Oracle Forms
9 5 (1.10%) FxCop
9 5 (1.10%) Grunt
10 4 (0.88%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
10 4 (0.88%) Cucumber
10 4 (0.88%) MSBuild
11 3 (0.66%) Rational DOORS
11 3 (0.66%) PhoneGap
11 3 (0.66%) JUnit
11 3 (0.66%) Jenkins
General
1 24 (5.30%) Finance
2 23 (5.08%) Telecoms
3 14 (3.09%) Retail
4 11 (2.43%) Marketing
4 11 (2.43%) Automotive
5 9 (1.99%) Banking
6 8 (1.77%) Games
7 7 (1.55%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.66%) Advertising
9 2 (0.44%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.22%) Electronics
10 1 (0.22%) Legal
10 1 (0.22%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 399 (88.08%) Developer
2 97 (21.41%) .NET Developer
3 96 (21.19%) Web Developer
4 58 (12.80%) Front-End Developer
5 43 (9.49%) C# Developer
6 39 (8.61%) ASP.NET Developer
7 37 (8.17%) Java Developer
8 31 (6.84%) C# .NET Developer
9 26 (5.74%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 23 (5.08%) PHP Developer
11 20 (4.42%) .NET Web Developer
11 20 (4.42%) Software Developer
11 20 (4.42%) Java Web Developer
12 16 (3.53%) VB.NET Developer
13 15 (3.31%) Senior Developer
14 14 (3.09%) CRM Developer
15 13 (2.87%) Database Developer
16 12 (2.65%) Consultant
16 12 (2.65%) Architect
16 12 (2.65%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 322 (71.08%) HTML
2 296 (65.34%) CSS
3 212 (46.80%) .NET
4 206 (45.47%) jQuery
5 169 (37.31%) ASP.NET
6 121 (26.71%) HTML5
7 106 (23.40%) CSS3
8 99 (21.85%) XML
9 76 (16.78%) Ajax
10 52 (11.48%) WCF
11 45 (9.93%) JSP
12 43 (9.49%) ASP.NET MVC
13 42 (9.27%) XSLT
14 41 (9.05%) .NET Framework
14 41 (9.05%) Web Services
15 40 (8.83%) J2EE
16 35 (7.73%) XHTML
17 29 (6.40%) REST
18 28 (6.18%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 28 (6.18%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 11 (2.43%) Mobile App
2 10 (2.21%) Web 2.0
3 8 (1.77%) Open Source
3 8 (1.77%) Client/Server
4 6 (1.32%) Blackberry
5 5 (1.10%) N-Tier
5 5 (1.10%) Digital Media
6 4 (0.88%) W3C
6 4 (0.88%) iPad
6 4 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (0.66%) WURFL
7 3 (0.66%) GIS
8 2 (0.44%) Learning Management System
8 2 (0.44%) E-Learning
8 2 (0.44%) SCORM
9 1 (0.22%) Economics
9 1 (0.22%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.22%) Copywriting
9 1 (0.22%) Augmented Reality
9 1 (0.22%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 33 (7.28%) Linux
2 32 (7.06%) UNIX
3 30 (6.62%) Windows
4 20 (4.42%) Apple iOS
5 15 (3.31%) Android
6 8 (1.77%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (1.10%) Windows CE
8 3 (0.66%) HPUX
8 3 (0.66%) Windows Mobile
8 3 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.66%) BlackBerry OS
9 1 (0.22%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.22%) Fedora
9 1 (0.22%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (25.83%) MVC
2 59 (13.02%) Web Development
3 45 (9.93%) Agile Software Development
4 44 (9.71%) TDD
4 44 (9.71%) Responsive Web Design
5 30 (6.62%) E-Commerce
6 25 (5.52%) Scrum
7 22 (4.86%) SOA
8 20 (4.42%) Unit Testing
9 19 (4.19%) CRM
9 19 (4.19%) SEO
10 16 (3.53%) Web Design
10 16 (3.53%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (3.31%) Content Management
11 15 (3.31%) Logistics
11 15 (3.31%) Migration
12 14 (3.09%) OO
13 13 (2.87%) OOP
14 12 (2.65%) Workflow
14 12 (2.65%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 177 (39.07%) C#
2 106 (23.40%) SQL
3 91 (20.09%) Java
4 82 (18.10%) PHP
5 36 (7.95%) Perl
6 34 (7.51%) VB.NET
7 31 (6.84%) VBA
8 19 (4.19%) T-SQL
9 13 (2.87%) VB
10 7 (1.55%) PHP5
10 7 (1.55%) Scala
11 6 (1.32%) ActionScript
11 6 (1.32%) VBScript
12 5 (1.10%) Ruby
12 5 (1.10%) PHP4
13 4 (0.88%) Python
13 4 (0.88%) Shell Script
14 3 (0.66%) PL/SQL
14 3 (0.66%) C++
14 3 (0.66%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 10 (2.21%) Degree
2 5 (1.10%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 3 (0.66%) ISEB
3 3 (0.66%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.44%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.22%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (4.86%) QA
2 2 (0.44%) HL7
System Software
1 3 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (1.99%) Control-M
2 3 (0.66%) CA SiteMinder
3 2 (0.44%) Puppet
4 1 (0.22%) CFEngine
4 1 (0.22%) Cobbler
4 1 (0.22%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 55 (12.14%) Microsoft
2 23 (5.08%) Oracle
3 19 (4.19%) Adobe
3 19 (4.19%) Sitecore
4 17 (3.75%) Alterian
5 13 (2.87%) BMC
6 10 (2.21%) HP
7 9 (1.99%) Remedy
7 9 (1.99%) ServiceNow
8 7 (1.55%) SAP
9 6 (1.32%) Sencha
10 5 (1.10%) Facebook
10 5 (1.10%) Sybase
11 4 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (0.88%) Zend
12 3 (0.66%) Stellent
12 3 (0.66%) Capita
12 3 (0.66%) Google
12 3 (0.66%) AccuRev
12 3 (0.66%) Ektron
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Posted: 10 hours ago
Warwick
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £250.00 - £350.00 per day
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Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Posted: 19 hours ago
Herefordshire
Computer Futures
Posted: 2 days ago
Herefordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £500 per day excellent daily rate
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwickshire
QUANTICA
Rate: £290 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Staffordshire
Salt
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £200 - £260 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
QUANTICA
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Roc Search
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwickshire
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £17 - £22 per hour
Posted: 7 days ago
Leamington Spa
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £375 - £440 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
West Midlands
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £0.00 per day + Market Rates
Posted: 22 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
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West Midlands
Amoria Bond - UK
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Birmingham
Applause IT Innovation
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 27 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
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