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 27 January 2015 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript
Rank 25 16 15
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -1
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 134 155 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 6.19% 7.40% 7.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.51% 20.64% 22.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 95 91
Average daily rate
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£325 £279 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.59% -3.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £225 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £407 £375 £336
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 1 1
Average hourly rate £29.45 £32.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.40% +62.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.10 £32.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-4.30% -1.51%
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
623 751 615
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 28.79% 35.83% 33.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 381 434 333
Average daily rate £340 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £444 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 27 34
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 £15.87
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £35.00 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.76% -5.00%

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 27 January 2015.

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 27 January 2015.

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 27 January 2015. 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 0 41 £300 +6.66% 42
Warwickshire -5 26 £325 +8.33% 25
Coventry +7 20 £325 - 12
Staffordshire -4 7 £350 +25.00% 18
Shropshire -3 5 £238 -5.00% 4
Solihull +1 3 £225 -21.73% 6
Herefordshire -2 2 £408 +1.87% 2
Worcestershire -4 2 £135 -40.00% 7
Sutton Coldfield - - - - 1
Walsall - - - - 1
West Bromwich - - - -
Wolverhampton - - - - 3
Dudley - - - - 2
Halesowen - - - -
Brierley Hill - - - - 1
JavaScript
England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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.

1 264 (74.58%) HTML
2 246 (69.49%) CSS
3 158 (44.63%) jQuery
4 140 (39.55%) .NET
5 115 (32.49%) C#
6 104 (29.38%) ASP.NET
7 95 (26.84%) SQL Server
8 93 (26.27%) HTML5
9 86 (24.29%) MVC
10 75 (21.19%) Microsoft
11 67 (18.93%) Agile Software Development
12 62 (17.51%) CSS3
13 60 (16.95%) AngularJS
14 56 (15.82%) SQL
15 49 (13.84%) PHP
16 47 (13.28%) XML
17 45 (12.71%) MySQL
18 44 (12.43%) Web Services
18 44 (12.43%) SharePoint
19 43 (12.15%) Java
20 42 (11.86%) CRM
20 42 (11.86%) Ajax
21 39 (11.02%) OO
22 38 (10.73%) Dynamics CRM
23 34 (9.60%) .NET Framework
24 32 (9.04%) User Experience
25 31 (8.76%) Visual Studio
26 30 (8.47%) TDD
26 30 (8.47%) Git (software)
27 29 (8.19%) OOP

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 44 (12.43%) SharePoint
2 26 (7.34%) IIS
3 16 (4.52%) Apache
4 15 (4.24%) SharePoint 2010
5 14 (3.95%) SharePoint 2013
5 14 (3.95%) CMS
6 13 (3.67%) Node.js
7 12 (3.39%) Drupal
8 11 (3.11%) WebSphere
9 5 (1.41%) OpenEdge
9 5 (1.41%) Sitecore CMS
10 4 (1.13%) LiveCycle
10 4 (1.13%) Umbraco
10 4 (1.13%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
11 3 (0.85%) WebLogic
11 3 (0.85%) Adobe CQ
12 2 (0.56%) Liferay
12 2 (0.56%) WordPress
12 2 (0.56%) JBoss
Applications
1 21 (5.93%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.11%) Photoshop
2 11 (3.11%) InfoPath
3 7 (1.98%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.56%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.28%) MS Project
5 1 (0.28%) MS Office
5 1 (0.28%) Maya
5 1 (0.28%) S-PLUS
5 1 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 38 (10.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.13%) Magento
3 2 (0.56%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.28%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.28%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.28%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.54%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (0.85%) SaaS
2 3 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.85%) Office 365
3 2 (0.56%) GitHub
4 1 (0.28%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (5.08%) Intranet
2 9 (2.54%) Internet
3 8 (2.26%) HTTP
4 3 (0.85%) FTP
5 1 (0.28%) SMS
5 1 (0.28%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.28%) Extranet
5 1 (0.28%) LDAP
5 1 (0.28%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.28%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (26.84%) SQL Server
2 45 (12.71%) MySQL
3 23 (6.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 20 (5.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (4.24%) SQL Server 2012
6 12 (3.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (1.41%) Crystal Reports
7 5 (1.41%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (1.41%) MongoDB
7 5 (1.41%) Relational Database
8 3 (0.85%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (0.56%) PerformancePoint
10 1 (0.28%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.28%) DataStage
10 1 (0.28%) MS Access
10 1 (0.28%) DB2
10 1 (0.28%) SQLite
10 1 (0.28%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.28%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 31 (8.76%) Visual Studio
2 30 (8.47%) Git (software)
3 17 (4.80%) Subversion
4 15 (4.24%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (1.98%) Visual Studio Team System
6 6 (1.69%) JIRA
6 6 (1.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 6 (1.69%) Ant
7 5 (1.41%) Jasmine
8 4 (1.13%) PHPUnit
8 4 (1.13%) Selenium
8 4 (1.13%) Lombardi
8 4 (1.13%) WebSpeed
9 3 (0.85%) NUnit
9 3 (0.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 2 (0.56%) Grunt
10 2 (0.56%) SpecFlow
10 2 (0.56%) Bower
10 2 (0.56%) Maven
10 2 (0.56%) Eclipse
General
1 21 (5.93%) Finance
2 17 (4.80%) Marketing
3 12 (3.39%) Advertising
4 8 (2.26%) Automotive
5 5 (1.41%) Publishing
5 5 (1.41%) Games
6 2 (0.56%) Retail
6 2 (0.56%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.56%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.28%) Legal
7 1 (0.28%) Electronics
7 1 (0.28%) Interactive Media
7 1 (0.28%) German Language
Job Titles
1 290 (81.92%) Developer
2 57 (16.10%) .NET Developer
3 44 (12.43%) Front-End Developer
4 37 (10.45%) Web Developer
5 30 (8.47%) CRM Developer
6 25 (7.06%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 25 (7.06%) C# Developer
6 25 (7.06%) ASP.NET Developer
7 19 (5.37%) JavaScript Developer
7 19 (5.37%) PHP Developer
8 17 (4.80%) Microsoft Developer
9 16 (4.52%) Designer
9 16 (4.52%) C# .NET Developer
9 16 (4.52%) Senior Developer
10 15 (4.24%) SharePoint Developer
11 14 (3.95%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 13 (3.67%) Java Developer
13 11 (3.11%) Consultant
14 10 (2.82%) Architect
15 8 (2.26%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 264 (74.58%) HTML
2 246 (69.49%) CSS
3 158 (44.63%) jQuery
4 140 (39.55%) .NET
5 104 (29.38%) ASP.NET
6 93 (26.27%) HTML5
7 62 (17.51%) CSS3
8 60 (16.95%) AngularJS
9 47 (13.28%) XML
10 44 (12.43%) Web Services
11 42 (11.86%) Ajax
12 34 (9.60%) .NET Framework
13 26 (7.34%) ASP.NET MVC
14 22 (6.21%) WCF
15 18 (5.08%) Classic ASP
16 17 (4.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 15 (4.24%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 15 (4.24%) Backbone.js
18 14 (3.95%) XHTML
19 13 (3.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 32 (9.04%) User Experience
2 17 (4.80%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (3.95%) N-Tier
4 12 (3.39%) Computer Science
4 12 (3.39%) Management Information System
5 10 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (2.26%) Mobile App
6 8 (2.26%) Social Media
6 8 (2.26%) Blog
6 8 (2.26%) Taxonomies
7 5 (1.41%) Mathematics
7 5 (1.41%) DataPower
8 4 (1.13%) iPad
8 4 (1.13%) Physics
8 4 (1.13%) E-Learning
8 4 (1.13%) NHS
9 3 (0.85%) W3C
9 3 (0.85%) SCORM
9 3 (0.85%) Statistics
9 3 (0.85%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 14 (3.95%) Windows
2 11 (3.11%) UNIX
2 11 (3.11%) Apple iOS
3 10 (2.82%) Android
3 10 (2.82%) Linux
4 3 (0.85%) Windows XP
4 3 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.56%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.28%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.28%) AIX
6 1 (0.28%) HPUX
6 1 (0.28%) Solaris
6 1 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.28%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (24.29%) MVC
2 67 (18.93%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (11.86%) CRM
4 39 (11.02%) OO
5 30 (8.47%) TDD
6 29 (8.19%) OOP
7 24 (6.78%) Unit Testing
8 22 (6.21%) Web Development
9 17 (4.80%) Responsive Web Design
10 16 (4.52%) Technical Architecture
10 16 (4.52%) Workflow
11 15 (4.24%) Web Application Development
12 14 (3.95%) Web Design
13 13 (3.67%) E-Commerce
13 13 (3.67%) SOA
14 12 (3.39%) Project Management
15 10 (2.82%) Scrum
16 9 (2.54%) Migration
16 9 (2.54%) Software Engineering
16 9 (2.54%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 115 (32.49%) C#
2 56 (15.82%) SQL
3 49 (13.84%) PHP
4 43 (12.15%) Java
5 21 (5.93%) VB.NET
6 20 (5.65%) T-SQL
7 19 (5.37%) VBScript
8 14 (3.95%) PHP5
9 13 (3.67%) VB
10 8 (2.26%) PowerShell
10 8 (2.26%) Ruby
11 7 (1.98%) ActionScript
12 6 (1.69%) ABAP
13 5 (1.41%) C++
13 5 (1.41%) ActionScript 3.0
14 4 (1.13%) VB6
14 4 (1.13%) Progress 4GL
15 3 (0.85%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.85%) Python
16 2 (0.56%) XPath
Qualifications
1 17 (4.80%) Degree
2 10 (2.82%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.69%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.28%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.82%) QA
2 2 (0.56%) SLA
3 1 (0.28%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 75 (21.19%) Microsoft
2 18 (5.08%) Adobe
3 11 (3.11%) Zend
4 10 (2.82%) Oracle
5 8 (2.26%) SAP
6 7 (1.98%) Salesforce.com
6 7 (1.98%) Sitecore
7 5 (1.41%) Apple
7 5 (1.41%) Business Objects
7 5 (1.41%) Google
8 4 (1.13%) Sybase
8 4 (1.13%) Progress
9 3 (0.85%) IBM
9 3 (0.85%) LANDesk
9 3 (0.85%) Twitter
9 3 (0.85%) Sencha
10 1 (0.28%) HP
10 1 (0.28%) BEA
10 1 (0.28%) Sage
10 1 (0.28%) Vitria
West Midlands
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £275 - £325 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
West Midlands
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + neg.
Posted: 15 hours ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
CDI Anders Elite Ltd
Posted: 17 hours ago
West Midlands
TRG
Rate: 250-300 Per Annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
IT Connections
Rate: £250-£270/Day
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Amoria Bond - UK
Rate: £350 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
C4 Commerce
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Coburg Banks IT
Rate: £275 - £325 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
West Midlands
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 10 days ago
West Midlands
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 10 days ago
Shropshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £150 - £200 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Warwickshire
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Warwickshire
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
West Midlands
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Warwickshire
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 21 days ago