Period
to 18 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for JavaScript skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited JavaScript over the 6 months to 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 12 5
Rank change year-on-year +3 -7 +8
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 289 299 421
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 11.03% 9.31% 13.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.96% 25.32% 36.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 226 279
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £343 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.49% -8.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £300 £270 £263
90th Percentile £525 £475 £514
England median daily rate £463 £450 £418
% change year-on-year +2.94% +7.78% +4.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
East Midlands median hourly rate - - £40.00
England median hourly rate £42.50 £43.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -1.16% +7.50% +22.61%

JavaScript is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 998 1,181 1,165
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 38.11% 36.77% 36.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 679 757 739
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £250
90th Percentile £550 £538 £538
England median daily rate £475 £468 £425
% change year-on-year +1.60% +10.00% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 28 13
East Midlands median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.91% +4.67% +104.08%
10th Percentile £13.66 £12.50 £15.85
90th Percentile £49.38 £58.56 £43.65
England median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year +5.00% +1.27% +5.33%

JavaScript
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing JavaScript as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for JavaScript in the East Midlands

JavaScript
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing JavaScript in the East Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for JavaScript in the East Midlands

JavaScript
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JavaScript in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JavaScript in the East Midlands

JavaScript
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JavaScript in the East Midlands

JavaScript
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +17 105 £400 - 95
Northamptonshire +7 80 £365 +4.16% 32
Leicestershire -8 58 £375 +11.11% 66
Derbyshire +12 27 £375 -6.25% 45
Lincolnshire +8 11 £350 +9.38% 24
JavaScript
England

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 201 (69.55%) HTML
2 183 (63.32%) CSS
3 111 (38.41%) Agile Software Development
4 106 (36.68%) HTML5
5 100 (34.60%) AngularJS
6 89 (30.80%) Node.js
7 83 (28.72%) React
7 83 (28.72%) Java
7 83 (28.72%) C#
8 82 (28.37%) .NET
9 81 (28.03%) CSS3
10 76 (26.30%) jQuery
11 73 (25.26%) Git (software)
12 60 (20.76%) SQL
13 56 (19.38%) SQL Server
14 55 (19.03%) Web Services
15 52 (17.99%) MVC
16 50 (17.30%) Test Automation
17 48 (16.61%) Jenkins
18 47 (16.26%) Front End Development
19 45 (15.57%) DevOps
20 44 (15.22%) ASP.NET
21 42 (14.53%) Finance
22 40 (13.84%) TDD
22 40 (13.84%) Sass
23 38 (13.15%) Unit Testing
24 35 (12.11%) Android
24 35 (12.11%) Web Development
25 33 (11.42%) REST
26 32 (11.07%) Spring

JavaScript
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (5.54%) Confluence
2 13 (4.50%) Tomcat
3 11 (3.81%) Apache
4 10 (3.46%) Elasticsearch
5 7 (2.42%) JBoss
5 7 (2.42%) WordPress
6 6 (2.08%) SharePoint
7 5 (1.73%) Cloud Foundry
7 5 (1.73%) CMS
8 3 (1.04%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.69%) Drupal
10 1 (0.35%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.35%) IIS
10 1 (0.35%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (2.42%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.04%) InVision
2 3 (1.04%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.69%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.69%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.35%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 5 (1.73%) Magento
2 2 (0.69%) BASE24
2 2 (0.69%) SAP PM
3 1 (0.35%) Maximo
3 1 (0.35%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.35%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.35%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 26 (9.00%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (8.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (7.96%) npm
4 6 (2.08%) BrowserStack
4 6 (2.08%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (1.73%) OpenShift
6 4 (1.38%) AWS Lambda
6 4 (1.38%) Serverless
6 4 (1.38%) Tricentis Tosca
7 3 (1.04%) Office 365
7 3 (1.04%) SaaS
8 1 (0.35%) GitHub
8 1 (0.35%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.35%) IaaS
8 1 (0.35%) PaaS
8 1 (0.35%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.04%) Internet
2 2 (0.69%) ATM
2 2 (0.69%) Firewall
2 2 (0.69%) Intranet
2 2 (0.69%) SMS
2 2 (0.69%) SSL
2 2 (0.69%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.35%) BGP
3 1 (0.35%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (0.35%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (0.35%) EIGRP
3 1 (0.35%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (0.35%) HSRP
3 1 (0.35%) HTTP
3 1 (0.35%) IPsec
3 1 (0.35%) Network Security
3 1 (0.35%) NX-OS
3 1 (0.35%) Sourcefire
3 1 (0.35%) VPN
3 1 (0.35%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (19.38%) SQL Server
2 19 (6.57%) Relational Database
3 13 (4.50%) MySQL
4 12 (4.15%) Hadoop
4 12 (4.15%) NoSQL
5 11 (3.81%) MongoDB
5 11 (3.81%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (3.11%) Big Data
7 8 (2.77%) Blockchain
8 6 (2.08%) Redis
8 6 (2.08%) SQLite
9 4 (1.38%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (1.04%) DB2
10 3 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.69%) Azure SQL Database
11 2 (0.69%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.69%) NonStop SQL
11 2 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 73 (25.26%) Git (software)
2 48 (16.61%) Jenkins
3 31 (10.73%) JIRA
4 30 (10.38%) Selenium
5 25 (8.65%) gulp
5 25 (8.65%) webpack
6 24 (8.30%) Jasmine
7 22 (7.61%) Gradle
8 20 (6.92%) Subversion
9 19 (6.57%) Grunt
9 19 (6.57%) Maven
10 17 (5.88%) JUnit
11 14 (4.84%) Cucumber
12 11 (3.81%) HP UFT
12 11 (3.81%) Protractor
13 10 (3.46%) Babel
13 10 (3.46%) Visual Studio
14 9 (3.11%) Bitbucket
14 9 (3.11%) Visual Studio Code
15 8 (2.77%) Mocha
General
1 42 (14.53%) Finance
2 15 (5.19%) Retail
3 6 (2.08%) Banking
4 5 (1.73%) Back Office
4 5 (1.73%) Marketing
5 2 (0.69%) Games
5 2 (0.69%) Investment Banking
5 2 (0.69%) Law
5 2 (0.69%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.35%) Advertising
6 1 (0.35%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 237 (82.01%) Developer
2 38 (13.15%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 37 (12.80%) .NET Developer
4 30 (10.38%) JavaScript Developer
5 26 (9.00%) Full Stack Developer
6 24 (8.30%) Java Developer
7 22 (7.61%) C# Developer
8 21 (7.27%) React Developer
9 20 (6.92%) UI Developer
10 18 (6.23%) Web Developer
11 16 (5.54%) Architect
12 15 (5.19%) C# .NET Developer
13 14 (4.84%) PHP Developer
14 13 (4.50%) Android Developer
14 13 (4.50%) Angular Developer
15 11 (3.81%) Applications Developer
16 10 (3.46%) Solutions Architect
17 9 (3.11%) HTML Developer
17 9 (3.11%) Ruby on Rails Developer
17 9 (3.11%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 201 (69.55%) HTML
2 183 (63.32%) CSS
3 106 (36.68%) HTML5
4 100 (34.60%) AngularJS
5 89 (30.80%) Node.js
6 83 (28.72%) React
7 82 (28.37%) .NET
8 81 (28.03%) CSS3
9 76 (26.30%) jQuery
10 55 (19.03%) Web Services
11 44 (15.22%) ASP.NET
12 40 (13.84%) Sass
13 33 (11.42%) REST
14 32 (11.07%) Spring
15 30 (10.38%) Ajax
16 28 (9.69%) JSON
16 28 (9.69%) RESTful
17 26 (9.00%) .NET Framework
18 25 (8.65%) Ionic Framework
19 24 (8.30%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 30 (10.38%) User Experience
2 16 (5.54%) Mobile App
3 7 (2.42%) Mainframe
3 7 (2.42%) Public Cloud
4 6 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (2.08%) Fintech
4 6 (2.08%) W3C
5 4 (1.38%) Data Structures
6 2 (0.69%) Augmented Reality
6 2 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.69%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (0.69%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.69%) NHS
6 2 (0.69%) Tandem
6 2 (0.69%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.35%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.35%) GPGPU
7 1 (0.35%) iPad
7 1 (0.35%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 35 (12.11%) Android
2 23 (7.96%) Apple iOS
3 20 (6.92%) Windows
4 9 (3.11%) Linux
5 4 (1.38%) Windows Mobile
6 3 (1.04%) Unix
6 3 (1.04%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.35%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (38.41%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (17.99%) MVC
3 50 (17.30%) Test Automation
4 47 (16.26%) Front End Development
5 45 (15.57%) DevOps
6 40 (13.84%) TDD
7 38 (13.15%) Unit Testing
8 35 (12.11%) Web Development
9 31 (10.73%) Scrum
10 30 (10.38%) Microservices
11 26 (9.00%) Android Development
12 24 (8.30%) Responsive Web Design
13 22 (7.61%) Continuous Integration
14 21 (7.27%) E-Commerce
15 18 (6.23%) Workflow
16 17 (5.88%) OO
17 15 (5.19%) Problem-Solving
18 14 (4.84%) Configuration Management
18 14 (4.84%) iOS Development
19 13 (4.50%) Cryptography
Programming Languages
1 83 (28.72%) C#
1 83 (28.72%) Java
2 60 (20.76%) SQL
3 30 (10.38%) Python
4 25 (8.65%) PHP
5 21 (7.27%) TypeScript
6 16 (5.54%) ES6
7 14 (4.84%) C++
8 12 (4.15%) C
9 11 (3.81%) Ruby
10 10 (3.46%) PowerShell
11 7 (2.42%) Perl
12 6 (2.08%) T-SQL
13 5 (1.73%) Apple Swift
13 5 (1.73%) VB.NET
14 4 (1.38%) ActionScript
14 4 (1.38%) ActionScript 2.0
14 4 (1.38%) ES7
14 4 (1.38%) Objective-C
14 4 (1.38%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (8.30%) Security Cleared
2 23 (7.96%) SC Cleared
3 12 (4.15%) Degree
4 5 (1.73%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (1.73%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (1.73%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.35%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.73%) ISO 9001
1 5 (1.73%) QA
2 4 (1.38%) TickIT
3 3 (1.04%) WCAG
4 2 (0.69%) PMO
5 1 (0.35%) GDPR
5 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.35%) PSD2
5 1 (0.35%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (8.30%) Docker
2 3 (1.04%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 20 (6.92%) Opscode Chef
1 20 (6.92%) Puppet
2 15 (5.19%) Ansible
3 10 (3.46%) Kibana
3 10 (3.46%) logstash
4 6 (2.08%) Kubernetes
5 4 (1.38%) OpenView
5 4 (1.38%) SCOM
5 4 (1.38%) ZABBIX
6 3 (1.04%) Nagios
7 2 (0.69%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.35%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.35%) Terraform
Vendors
1 32 (11.07%) Microsoft
2 13 (4.50%) Xamarin
3 9 (3.11%) Adobe
3 9 (3.11%) Hortonworks
4 8 (2.77%) HP
4 8 (2.77%) Sencha
5 7 (2.42%) Automation Anywhere
5 7 (2.42%) CA Agile Central
5 7 (2.42%) Google
5 7 (2.42%) SAP
6 6 (2.08%) Cypress Semiconductor
6 6 (2.08%) hybris
6 6 (2.08%) Oracle
6 6 (2.08%) Red Hat
7 4 (1.38%) VMware
7 4 (1.38%) Zend
8 3 (1.04%) SolarWinds
8 3 (1.04%) WSO2
9 2 (0.69%) Blue Prism
9 2 (0.69%) TIBCO