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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 11 13 14
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 290 195 194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 9.61% 8.15% 8.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.44% 25.42% 26.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 124 126
Median daily rate £325 £310 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% -3.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £220 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £413 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 2
Median hourly rate £37.50 £23.75 £35.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.89% -33.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.90 £22.00 £29.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £34.12 £42.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £39.78 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +24.29%
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
985 767 722
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 32.64% 32.07% 30.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 621 476 441
Median daily rate £375 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 37 24
Median hourly rate £25.00 £23.75 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -23.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £17.00 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.40 £37.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 +6 120 £325 +8.33% 38
Warwickshire +9 44 £369 +67.61% 23
Coventry -9 24 £400 +23.07% 12
Shropshire -21 24 £525 +45.83% 11
Solihull -8 16 £291 -5.66% 2
Worcestershire +4 14 £315 +26.00% 3
Staffordshire -4 14 £300 -11.76% 20
Wolverhampton +3 10 £300 +17.07% 1
Walsall 0 3 £545 - 1
Herefordshire -1 3 - - 2
JavaScript
England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 351 (70.34%) HTML
2 350 (70.14%) CSS
3 193 (38.68%) Agile Software Development
4 185 (37.07%) .NET
5 174 (34.87%) jQuery
6 166 (33.27%) C#
7 161 (32.26%) Java
8 143 (28.66%) HTML5
9 128 (25.65%) MVC
10 118 (23.65%) AngularJS
11 115 (23.05%) Web Development
12 107 (21.44%) ASP.NET
13 101 (20.24%) CSS3
14 98 (19.64%) SQL
15 85 (17.03%) SQL Server
16 84 (16.83%) Front End Development
17 73 (14.63%) Scrum
18 72 (14.43%) Microsoft
19 66 (13.23%) PHP
19 66 (13.23%) CRM
20 65 (13.03%) TDD
21 59 (11.82%) Web Services
21 59 (11.82%) JSON
21 59 (11.82%) Node.js
22 58 (11.62%) Spring
23 54 (10.82%) CMS
24 51 (10.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
25 49 (9.82%) XML
26 48 (9.62%) ASP.NET MVC
27 46 (9.22%) Linux

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 54 (10.82%) CMS
2 19 (3.81%) Umbraco
3 15 (3.01%) Confluence
4 14 (2.81%) SharePoint
5 12 (2.40%) Tomcat
5 12 (2.40%) WordPress
6 11 (2.20%) JBoss
7 9 (1.80%) Apache
7 9 (1.80%) IIS
8 7 (1.40%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 7 (1.40%) Sitecore CMS
8 7 (1.40%) WebLogic
9 6 (1.20%) Mule
9 6 (1.20%) Mule ESB
10 5 (1.00%) Kentico
10 5 (1.00%) Liferay
11 4 (0.80%) Drupal
11 4 (0.80%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.40%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (0.40%) Joomla!
Applications
1 23 (4.61%) Photoshop
2 20 (4.01%) MS Excel
3 12 (2.40%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (2.20%) Adobe Illustrator
4 11 (2.20%) MS Office
5 5 (1.00%) InfoPath
5 5 (1.00%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.60%) Fireworks
7 2 (0.40%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 23 (4.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.80%) Magento
3 3 (0.60%) BigMachines
3 3 (0.60%) Eloqua
3 3 (0.60%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (1.40%) SaaS
3 6 (1.20%) Heroku
4 4 (0.80%) GitHub
5 3 (0.60%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 3 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.40%) IaaS
6 2 (0.40%) PaaS
7 1 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.20%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.20%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (5.41%) Network Security
2 9 (1.80%) HTTP
3 5 (1.00%) DNS
3 5 (1.00%) Firewall
3 5 (1.00%) SNMP
4 4 (0.80%) Intranet
4 4 (0.80%) SSL
5 3 (0.60%) SMTP
5 3 (0.60%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.40%) Extranet
6 2 (0.40%) NetScaler
7 1 (0.20%) Cisco IPT
7 1 (0.20%) Cisco ISE
7 1 (0.20%) DMZ
7 1 (0.20%) FTP
7 1 (0.20%) Internet
7 1 (0.20%) LAN
7 1 (0.20%) TACACS
7 1 (0.20%) VoIP
7 1 (0.20%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (17.03%) SQL Server
2 36 (7.21%) MongoDB
3 31 (6.21%) MySQL
4 19 (3.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (2.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (2.40%) Pentaho
7 11 (2.20%) Hadoop
8 10 (2.00%) Relational Database
9 8 (1.60%) Big Data
10 7 (1.40%) RDBMS
11 6 (1.20%) DB2
11 6 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (1.00%) NoSQL
12 5 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
12 5 (1.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 4 (0.80%) SQL Server 2014
14 3 (0.60%) Couchbase
14 3 (0.60%) Power BI
14 3 (0.60%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 42 (8.42%) Git (software)
1 42 (8.42%) Visual Studio
2 33 (6.61%) WebDriver
3 24 (4.81%) JIRA
4 23 (4.61%) Subversion
5 20 (4.01%) Selenium
6 15 (3.01%) Grunt
7 12 (2.40%) Team Foundation Server
8 11 (2.20%) Eclipse
9 9 (1.80%) Cucumber
9 9 (1.80%) NUnit
9 9 (1.80%) Visual Studio Team System
10 8 (1.60%) gulp
11 7 (1.40%) Jenkins
11 7 (1.40%) JUnit
12 6 (1.20%) Jasmine
12 6 (1.20%) Maven
13 5 (1.00%) TeamCity
14 4 (0.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 4 (0.80%) Oracle APEX
General
1 23 (4.61%) Finance
2 22 (4.41%) Retail
3 20 (4.01%) Automotive
4 19 (3.81%) Marketing
5 6 (1.20%) Games
6 3 (0.60%) Advertising
6 3 (0.60%) Banking
7 2 (0.40%) Legal
7 2 (0.40%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.20%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.20%) Local Government
8 1 (0.20%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.20%) Military
Job Titles
1 400 (80.16%) Developer
2 94 (18.84%) .NET Developer
3 76 (15.23%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 74 (14.83%) JavaScript Developer
5 53 (10.62%) Java Developer
6 50 (10.02%) Web Developer
7 48 (9.62%) C# Developer
8 37 (7.41%) C# .NET Developer
9 34 (6.81%) Architect
10 27 (5.41%) ASP.NET Developer
10 27 (5.41%) PHP Developer
11 25 (5.01%) HTML Developer
12 23 (4.61%) Digital Architect
13 22 (4.41%) CRM Developer
13 22 (4.41%) HTML CSS Developer
14 20 (4.01%) Dynamics CRM Developer
15 19 (3.81%) Software Architect
16 17 (3.41%) Senior Developer
17 16 (3.21%) Software Developer
18 14 (2.81%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 351 (70.34%) HTML
2 350 (70.14%) CSS
3 185 (37.07%) .NET
4 174 (34.87%) jQuery
5 143 (28.66%) HTML5
6 118 (23.65%) AngularJS
7 107 (21.44%) ASP.NET
8 101 (20.24%) CSS3
9 59 (11.82%) JSON
9 59 (11.82%) Node.js
9 59 (11.82%) Web Services
10 58 (11.62%) Spring
11 51 (10.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 49 (9.82%) XML
13 48 (9.62%) ASP.NET MVC
14 44 (8.82%) REST
15 43 (8.62%) J2EE
16 36 (7.21%) Sass
17 35 (7.01%) React
18 33 (6.61%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 29 (5.81%) Digital Media
2 25 (5.01%) Mobile App
3 19 (3.81%) N-Tier
4 17 (3.41%) User Experience
5 15 (3.01%) Data Integration
6 12 (2.40%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (1.60%) Computer Science
8 6 (1.20%) Client/Server
9 4 (0.80%) Visualisation
10 3 (0.60%) Blog
10 3 (0.60%) Fintech
10 3 (0.60%) Smartphone
10 3 (0.60%) W3C
11 2 (0.40%) Data Conversion
11 2 (0.40%) Embedded Systems
11 2 (0.40%) EPoS
12 1 (0.20%) CMDB
12 1 (0.20%) Mathematics
12 1 (0.20%) Statistics
12 1 (0.20%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 46 (9.22%) Linux
2 20 (4.01%) Windows
3 19 (3.81%) Unix
4 10 (2.00%) Windows Server
5 6 (1.20%) Android
5 6 (1.20%) Apple iOS
6 5 (1.00%) Debian
7 4 (0.80%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (0.40%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.40%) VxWorks
9 1 (0.20%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (38.68%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (25.65%) MVC
3 115 (23.05%) Web Development
4 84 (16.83%) Front End Development
5 73 (14.63%) Scrum
6 66 (13.23%) CRM
7 65 (13.03%) TDD
8 45 (9.02%) Responsive Web Design
9 36 (7.21%) OO
10 34 (6.81%) E-Commerce
11 30 (6.01%) ERP
12 27 (5.41%) Microservices
13 25 (5.01%) Continuous Delivery
14 23 (4.61%) BDD
14 23 (4.61%) SOA
15 22 (4.41%) Open Source
16 20 (4.01%) DevOps
16 20 (4.01%) Mobile Development
17 19 (3.81%) Software Engineering
17 19 (3.81%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 166 (33.27%) C#
2 161 (32.26%) Java
3 98 (19.64%) SQL
4 66 (13.23%) PHP
5 29 (5.81%) Scala
6 21 (4.21%) C
7 20 (4.01%) VB.NET
8 19 (3.81%) T-SQL
9 16 (3.21%) Ruby
10 14 (2.81%) TypeScript
11 13 (2.61%) VB
12 11 (2.20%) Perl
13 10 (2.00%) PowerShell
13 10 (2.00%) Python
14 9 (1.80%) ActionScript
15 8 (1.60%) VBScript
16 7 (1.40%) ActionScript 3.0
16 7 (1.40%) PHP 5
17 5 (1.00%) PL/SQL
17 5 (1.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 33 (6.61%) Security Cleared
2 23 (4.61%) SC Cleared
3 12 (2.40%) Degree
4 5 (1.00%) DV Cleared
5 4 (0.80%) MCAD
5 4 (0.80%) MCITP
5 4 (0.80%) MCSD
5 4 (0.80%) MCTS
5 4 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (0.80%) Sun Certification
6 3 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.40%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.20%) CCNA
8 1 (0.20%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.20%) ECDL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.20%) QA
2 3 (0.60%) Data Quality
2 3 (0.60%) WCAG
3 1 (0.20%) HL7
3 1 (0.20%) WAI
System Software
1 9 (1.80%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.80%) Docker
2 4 (0.80%) vSphere
3 3 (0.60%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (0.60%) VMware ESX
3 3 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.20%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 27 (5.41%) Puppet
2 5 (1.00%) CA Spectrum
3 2 (0.40%) Rancher
4 1 (0.20%) Ansible
4 1 (0.20%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (0.20%) Grafana
4 1 (0.20%) Kibana
4 1 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.20%) vRealize
Vendors
1 72 (14.43%) Microsoft
2 26 (5.21%) Oracle
3 17 (3.41%) Adobe
4 14 (2.81%) Sitecore
5 11 (2.20%) Cloudera
5 11 (2.20%) Informatica
6 7 (1.40%) IBM
6 7 (1.40%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (1.20%) BEA
7 6 (1.20%) Pega
7 6 (1.20%) Sybase
7 6 (1.20%) Vitria
8 5 (1.00%) Atlassian
8 5 (1.00%) CA
8 5 (1.00%) ServiceNow
8 5 (1.00%) SevOne
8 5 (1.00%) VMware
9 4 (0.80%) Sun
9 4 (0.80%) Xamarin
9 4 (0.80%) Zend
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £325 - 350 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Staffordshire
Oscar
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
West Midlands
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £350.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Oscar
Rate: £200 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £550 per day 3 months initial
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Herefordshire
Oscar
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwickshire
Oscar
Rate: £225 - £275 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £250 - 330 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Oscar
Rate: £200 - £310 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Ashdown IT
Rate: £80 - £110 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwickshire
Volt
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago