The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wolverhampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 3 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 8 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 19.05% 22.45% 16.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 72.73% 44.00% 55.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 3
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£250 £265 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% +0.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £375 £273
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.53% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.75 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.85% -
JavaScript
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Wolverhampton region.

Programming Languages Category
Wolverhampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
11 25 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 26.19% 51.02% 29.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 18 4
Average daily rate £250 £325 £269
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% +20.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £163 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £375 £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript across the Wolverhampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JavaScript across the Wolverhampton region.

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 8 (80.00%) HTML
1 8 (80.00%) CSS
2 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (60.00%) MVC
3 6 (60.00%) jQuery
4 5 (50.00%) Java
4 5 (50.00%) .NET
5 4 (40.00%) J2EE
5 4 (40.00%) Web Services
5 4 (40.00%) XML
5 4 (40.00%) CMS
5 4 (40.00%) Scrum
5 4 (40.00%) SOA
5 4 (40.00%) WCF
5 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (40.00%) HTML5
5 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
5 4 (40.00%) TDD
5 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 3 (30.00%) BDD
6 3 (30.00%) Subversion
6 3 (30.00%) Inversion of Control
6 3 (30.00%) Content Management
6 3 (30.00%) Spring
6 3 (30.00%) Linux
6 3 (30.00%) Tomcat
6 3 (30.00%) JUnit
7 2 (20.00%) C#
7 2 (20.00%) JSP
7 2 (20.00%) XSLT

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 4 (40.00%) CMS
2 3 (30.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (10.00%) Apache
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (10.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Intranet
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
1 1 (10.00%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) JUnit
1 3 (30.00%) Subversion
2 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (10.00%) Ant
3 1 (10.00%) Maven
3 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (20.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (30.00%) .NET Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Web Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Java Web Developer
4 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) HTML
1 8 (80.00%) CSS
2 6 (60.00%) jQuery
3 5 (50.00%) .NET
4 4 (40.00%) J2EE
4 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (40.00%) Web Services
4 4 (40.00%) XML
4 4 (40.00%) WCF
4 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (40.00%) HTML5
4 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 3 (30.00%) Spring
6 2 (20.00%) JSON
6 2 (20.00%) JSTL
6 2 (20.00%) Spring MVC
6 2 (20.00%) XSLT
6 2 (20.00%) JSP
6 2 (20.00%) CSS3
6 2 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) MVC
3 4 (40.00%) Scrum
3 4 (40.00%) SOA
3 4 (40.00%) TDD
4 3 (30.00%) Content Management
4 3 (30.00%) BDD
5 2 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (20.00%) Web Development
6 1 (10.00%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (10.00%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (10.00%) MCTS
1 1 (10.00%) MCITP
1 1 (10.00%) MCPD
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certified Master
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Adobe
1 1 (10.00%) Alterian