The first table below looks at the demand for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Worcestershire 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 14 7 6
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -1
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 3 16 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 3.75% 17.98% 12.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.00% 39.02% 29.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 0
Average daily rate £263 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- +27.27%
Programming Languages Category
Worcestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
15 41 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 18.75% 46.07% 42.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 26 4
Average daily rate £325 £340 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% +70.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £32.50 - £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
JavaScript
West Midlands

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Worcestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript across the Worcestershire region.

JavaScript Hourly Rate Trend in Worcestershire

JavaScript
Contract Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bromsgrove 0 1 £225 - 1
Droitwich - - - -
Kidderminster - - - -
Redditch - - - - 3
Worcester - - - - 4
JavaScript
West Midlands

JavaScript
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Worcestershire 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 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (33.33%) NHibernate
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) WPF
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Backbone.js
3 1 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Finance

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Worcestershire 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) NHibernate
2 1 (33.33%) WCF
2 1 (33.33%) WPF
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) Backbone.js
2 1 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET