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 12 September 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
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 7 13 23
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +10
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 259 194 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 10.01% 9.22% 5.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.59% 28.40% 15.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 124 74
Average daily rate
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£315 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.54% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £200 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £370 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 1
Average hourly rate £22.00 £16.50 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -63.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +21.73%
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
820 683 813
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 31.68% 32.45% 35.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 452 411 446
Average daily rate £325 £300 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 13 20
Average hourly rate £21.50 £24.50 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.24% -25.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £15.00 £24.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £42.50 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -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 12 September 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 12 September 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 12 September 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 +3 96 £325 +18.18% 32
Warwickshire 0 43 £300 +14.28% 15
Coventry -1 31 £320 +21.90% 14
Staffordshire 0 13 £300 -9.09% 10
Solihull +14 12 £290 +5.45% 8
Worcestershire -5 11 £199 -33.75% 4
Herefordshire - 7 £325 - 1
Wolverhampton -9 3 £255 -7.27%
Shropshire - - - - 3
Sutton Coldfield - - - -
Walsall - - - - 1
West Bromwich - - - -
JavaScript
England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 12 September 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.

1 332 (72.97%) HTML
2 320 (70.33%) CSS
3 218 (47.91%) jQuery
4 213 (46.81%) .NET
5 181 (39.78%) ASP.NET
6 178 (39.12%) C#
7 127 (27.91%) SQL Server
8 125 (27.47%) HTML5
9 120 (26.37%) MVC
10 110 (24.18%) CSS3
11 99 (21.76%) Agile Software Development
12 84 (18.46%) SQL
13 74 (16.26%) Microsoft
14 70 (15.38%) Ajax
15 63 (13.85%) Java
16 61 (13.41%) XML
17 60 (13.19%) PHP
18 58 (12.75%) MySQL
18 58 (12.75%) Web Development
19 56 (12.31%) WCF
20 53 (11.65%) AngularJS
21 50 (10.99%) .NET Framework
22 49 (10.77%) SharePoint
23 44 (9.67%) Visual Studio
23 44 (9.67%) TDD
24 43 (9.45%) CMS
25 42 (9.23%) Web Services
25 42 (9.23%) Responsive Web Design
26 41 (9.01%) ASP.NET MVC
27 38 (8.35%) VB.NET

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 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 49 (10.77%) SharePoint
2 43 (9.45%) CMS
3 24 (5.27%) IIS
4 23 (5.05%) Apache
5 20 (4.40%) Node.js
6 18 (3.96%) Tomcat
7 13 (2.86%) SharePoint 2010
7 13 (2.86%) SharePoint 2013
8 11 (2.42%) Sitecore CMS
9 7 (1.54%) WebSphere
9 7 (1.54%) BizTalk Server
10 6 (1.32%) OpenEdge
10 6 (1.32%) WordPress
11 5 (1.10%) Umbraco
11 5 (1.10%) SharePoint Server
12 4 (0.88%) Joomla!
12 4 (0.88%) Drupal
13 3 (0.66%) WebLogic
13 3 (0.66%) Liferay
14 2 (0.44%) Site Server
Applications
1 25 (5.49%) MS Excel
2 23 (5.05%) Photoshop
3 12 (2.64%) Adobe Illustrator
4 11 (2.42%) MS Office
5 10 (2.20%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.22%) Blender
6 1 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.22%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 30 (6.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (3.08%) Magento
3 3 (0.66%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.66%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.22%) Tridion
4 1 (0.22%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.22%) Retail-J
4 1 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.76%) Office 365
2 7 (1.54%) GitHub
2 7 (1.54%) SaaS
3 4 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (4.62%) Intranet
2 13 (2.86%) HTTP
3 8 (1.76%) Internet
4 7 (1.54%) FTP
5 4 (0.88%) LDAP
6 3 (0.66%) SSL
6 3 (0.66%) Firewall
6 3 (0.66%) LTE
7 2 (0.44%) Extranet
8 1 (0.22%) 3G
8 1 (0.22%) 4G
8 1 (0.22%) Radio Access Network
8 1 (0.22%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (27.91%) SQL Server
2 58 (12.75%) MySQL
3 20 (4.40%) SQL Server 2012
4 14 (3.08%) Relational Database
4 14 (3.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (2.42%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (1.76%) MongoDB
7 7 (1.54%) RDBMS
8 5 (1.10%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (1.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (0.66%) Informix
9 3 (0.66%) NoSQL
9 3 (0.66%) Couchbase
9 3 (0.66%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.44%) ReportNet
10 2 (0.44%) Cognos Analysis Studio
10 2 (0.44%) Cognos Report Studio
10 2 (0.44%) Cognos Framework Manager
10 2 (0.44%) Cognos Transformer
11 1 (0.22%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 44 (9.67%) Visual Studio
2 36 (7.91%) Subversion
3 35 (7.69%) Git (software)
4 20 (4.40%) Team Foundation Server
5 19 (4.18%) Ant
6 16 (3.52%) Eclipse
6 16 (3.52%) Maven
7 12 (2.64%) Selenium
8 10 (2.20%) JIRA
8 10 (2.20%) NUnit
9 7 (1.54%) Visual Studio Team System
10 5 (1.10%) FxCop
11 4 (0.88%) Rational DOORS
11 4 (0.88%) MSBuild
11 4 (0.88%) WebSpeed
11 4 (0.88%) Grunt
12 3 (0.66%) Cucumber
12 3 (0.66%) Jenkins
12 3 (0.66%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 3 (0.66%) Oracle Forms
General
1 17 (3.74%) Finance
2 16 (3.52%) Marketing
3 14 (3.08%) Retail
4 12 (2.64%) Telecoms
5 8 (1.76%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.10%) Advertising
6 5 (1.10%) Automotive
7 4 (0.88%) Games
7 4 (0.88%) Banking
8 2 (0.44%) Legal
9 1 (0.22%) Electronics
9 1 (0.22%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 405 (89.01%) Developer
2 106 (23.30%) .NET Developer
3 95 (20.88%) Web Developer
4 64 (14.07%) Front-End Developer
5 51 (11.21%) C# Developer
6 50 (10.99%) ASP.NET Developer
7 35 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
8 30 (6.59%) CRM Developer
9 29 (6.37%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 26 (5.71%) .NET Web Developer
11 25 (5.49%) PHP Developer
12 24 (5.27%) Java Developer
12 24 (5.27%) Dynamics CRM Developer
12 24 (5.27%) JavaScript Developer
13 19 (4.18%) Senior Developer
14 18 (3.96%) VB.NET Developer
15 14 (3.08%) Front-End Web Developer
16 13 (2.86%) Java Web Developer
16 13 (2.86%) Microsoft Developer
17 11 (2.42%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 332 (72.97%) HTML
2 320 (70.33%) CSS
3 218 (47.91%) jQuery
4 213 (46.81%) .NET
5 181 (39.78%) ASP.NET
6 125 (27.47%) HTML5
7 110 (24.18%) CSS3
8 70 (15.38%) Ajax
9 61 (13.41%) XML
10 56 (12.31%) WCF
11 53 (11.65%) AngularJS
12 50 (10.99%) .NET Framework
13 42 (9.23%) Web Services
14 41 (9.01%) ASP.NET MVC
15 37 (8.13%) XHTML
16 30 (6.59%) XSLT
17 28 (6.15%) LINQ
18 27 (5.93%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 25 (5.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 23 (5.05%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 34 (7.47%) User Experience
2 15 (3.30%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (3.30%) N-Tier
3 12 (2.64%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (2.20%) Mobile App
5 9 (1.98%) iPad
6 7 (1.54%) W3C
7 6 (1.32%) Learning Management System
8 5 (1.10%) E-Learning
8 5 (1.10%) SCORM
9 4 (0.88%) Blackberry
9 4 (0.88%) Open Source
9 4 (0.88%) Digital Media
10 3 (0.66%) WURFL
10 3 (0.66%) GIS
11 2 (0.44%) Computer Science
12 1 (0.22%) Copywriting
12 1 (0.22%) Social Network
12 1 (0.22%) Online Gambling
12 1 (0.22%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 22 (4.84%) Windows
2 20 (4.40%) Linux
3 17 (3.74%) Apple iOS
4 16 (3.52%) UNIX
5 13 (2.86%) Android
6 5 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (0.88%) HPUX
8 3 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.66%) Windows Mobile
8 3 (0.66%) BlackBerry OS
9 2 (0.44%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.22%) Solaris
10 1 (0.22%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (26.37%) MVC
2 99 (21.76%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (12.75%) Web Development
4 44 (9.67%) TDD
5 42 (9.23%) Responsive Web Design
6 35 (7.69%) CRM
7 33 (7.25%) Unit Testing
8 30 (6.59%) E-Commerce
9 24 (5.27%) Continuous Integration
10 23 (5.05%) OO
11 22 (4.84%) OOP
12 21 (4.62%) SOA
13 20 (4.40%) Scrum
13 20 (4.40%) Logistics
14 18 (3.96%) Project Management
15 14 (3.08%) Content Management
16 13 (2.86%) Web Design
16 13 (2.86%) SEO
17 12 (2.64%) Waterfall
18 11 (2.42%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 178 (39.12%) C#
2 84 (18.46%) SQL
3 63 (13.85%) Java
4 60 (13.19%) PHP
5 38 (8.35%) VB.NET
6 27 (5.93%) T-SQL
7 18 (3.96%) VBScript
8 16 (3.52%) VB
9 13 (2.86%) Perl
10 11 (2.42%) VBA
11 7 (1.54%) ActionScript
11 7 (1.54%) Ruby
12 6 (1.32%) PHP5
12 6 (1.32%) PHP4
13 4 (0.88%) VB6
14 3 (0.66%) Apex Code
14 3 (0.66%) PL/SQL
14 3 (0.66%) Python
14 3 (0.66%) Progress 4GL
15 2 (0.44%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 8 (1.76%) Degree
2 3 (0.66%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.44%) ISTQB
3 2 (0.44%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.44%) ISEB
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.22%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 1 (0.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (5.27%) QA
System Software
1 3 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (0.66%) CA SiteMinder
2 1 (0.22%) Puppet
2 1 (0.22%) CFEngine
2 1 (0.22%) Cobbler
2 1 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.22%) Control-M
Vendors
1 74 (16.26%) Microsoft
2 17 (3.74%) Oracle
3 14 (3.08%) Sitecore
4 13 (2.86%) Adobe
5 12 (2.64%) Zend
6 7 (1.54%) Alterian
7 6 (1.32%) Sencha
7 6 (1.32%) Progress
8 4 (0.88%) SAP
8 4 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (0.66%) HP
9 3 (0.66%) CA
9 3 (0.66%) Red Hat
9 3 (0.66%) JD Edwards
9 3 (0.66%) Facebook
9 3 (0.66%) AccuRev
9 3 (0.66%) Capita
9 3 (0.66%) Google
9 3 (0.66%) Stellent
9 3 (0.66%) VMware
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