The table below looks at the statistics 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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 8 16 11
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -5
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 2.44% 2.22% 1.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.11% 6.90% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate - £135 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -40.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
JavaScript
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Worcestershire region.

Programming Languages Category
Worcestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
9 29 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 21.95% 32.22% 26.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 12
Average daily rate £425 £261 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+62.67% -0.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £135 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £350 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 2
Average hourly rate £37.50 £52.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Malvern - 1 - - 1
JavaScript
West Midlands

JavaScript
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 4 (100.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) PHP
3 2 (50.00%) MySQL
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Python
4 1 (25.00%) LAMP
4 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) Ajax
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) Test Management
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (25.00%) Magento
4 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) CSS3
4 1 (25.00%) Tornado

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Tornado
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) LAMP Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Magento Developer
2 1 (25.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (25.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Python Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) Ajax
3 1 (25.00%) CSS3
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Scrum
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (25.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) Python
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) VMware