Period
to 27 May 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 27 May 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
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 5 10
Rank change year-on-year -3 +5 +5
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 319 405 315
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 11.02% 13.50% 9.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.45% 33.33% 31.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 285 258
East Midlands median daily rate £384 £350 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.64% +12.90% +3.33%
10th Percentile £275 £268 £219
90th Percentile £500 £489 £450
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
East Midlands median hourly rate £43.75 £187.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -76.67% +913.51% -47.14%
10th Percentile £41.38 £181.25 £18.25
90th Percentile £47.13 £193.75 £18.75
England median hourly rate £40.50 £41.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year -2.41% +12.16% +28.96%

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 1,206 1,215 1,009
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 41.64% 40.50% 31.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 758 759 639
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £368 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.84% +13.08% -4.41%
10th Percentile £267 £250 £225
90th Percentile £525 £500 £475
England median daily rate £475 £448 £425
% change year-on-year +6.15% +5.29% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 23 28
East Midlands median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26% +100.00%
10th Percentile £14.73 £18.15 £13.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £64.50 £76.75
England median hourly rate £41.00 £41.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year -1.20% +7.10% +10.71%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 -2 128 £438 +16.67% 103
Northamptonshire +4 82 £400 -3.61% 39
Leicestershire -5 70 £334 +4.30% 56
Derbyshire -19 14 £400 +6.67% 34
Lincolnshire +7 5 £238 -32.14% 14
Rutland -1 5 £375 +11.11% 4
JavaScript
England

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 243 (76.18%) HTML
2 212 (66.46%) CSS
3 138 (43.26%) Agile Software Development
4 111 (34.80%) HTML5
5 104 (32.60%) .NET
6 101 (31.66%) AngularJS
7 100 (31.35%) C#
8 95 (29.78%) CSS3
9 87 (27.27%) React
10 85 (26.65%) jQuery
11 82 (25.71%) Git (software)
12 77 (24.14%) Front End Development
12 77 (24.14%) SQL
13 72 (22.57%) Node.js
14 54 (16.93%) Java
14 54 (16.93%) Web Development
15 51 (15.99%) MVC
16 49 (15.36%) SQL Server
17 47 (14.73%) ASP.NET
18 46 (14.42%) Web Services
18 46 (14.42%) Unit Testing
19 44 (13.79%) Oracle
19 44 (13.79%) Scrum
20 43 (13.48%) PHP
21 42 (13.17%) Ajax
21 42 (13.17%) Test Automation
22 41 (12.85%) TDD
23 40 (12.54%) User Experience
24 37 (11.60%) DevOps
24 37 (11.60%) JIRA

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 20 (6.27%) CMS
2 14 (4.39%) IIS
3 13 (4.08%) Confluence
4 11 (3.45%) Drupal
5 9 (2.82%) WordPress
6 7 (2.19%) Apache
6 7 (2.19%) Apache Solr
6 7 (2.19%) Tomcat
7 6 (1.88%) JBoss
7 6 (1.88%) Umbraco
8 5 (1.57%) Sitecore CMS
9 4 (1.25%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (0.94%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.63%) CICS
11 2 (0.63%) DNN
11 2 (0.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 2 (0.63%) SharePoint
11 2 (0.63%) WildFly
12 1 (0.31%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 1 (0.31%) Kentico
Applications
1 19 (5.96%) InVision
2 11 (3.45%) UserZoom
3 6 (1.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (1.25%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (1.25%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.63%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (2.19%) Magento
2 2 (0.63%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.31%) BASE24
3 1 (0.31%) Maximo
3 1 (0.31%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 29 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (7.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (5.96%) npm
4 5 (1.57%) PaaS
4 5 (1.57%) SaaS
5 3 (0.94%) Google Analytics
5 3 (0.94%) Serverless
6 2 (0.63%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (0.63%) GitHub
6 2 (0.63%) IaaS
7 1 (0.31%) Adobe Analytics
7 1 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.31%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.31%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (0.31%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.51%) FTP
2 4 (1.25%) SAN
3 2 (0.63%) SMS
4 1 (0.31%) ATM
4 1 (0.31%) Skype
4 1 (0.31%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (15.36%) SQL Server
2 28 (8.78%) MySQL
3 23 (7.21%) MongoDB
4 15 (4.70%) Oracle Database
5 14 (4.39%) Relational Database
6 12 (3.76%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (3.76%) PostgreSQL
7 11 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
7 11 (3.45%) SQLPlus
8 10 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 9 (2.82%) QlikView
10 8 (2.51%) NoSQL
10 8 (2.51%) Oracle BI EE
10 8 (2.51%) Oracle Database 10g
11 6 (1.88%) Oracle Reports
11 6 (1.88%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (1.57%) Qlik Sense
13 4 (1.25%) Essbase
13 4 (1.25%) Redis
13 4 (1.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 82 (25.71%) Git (software)
2 37 (11.60%) JIRA
3 34 (10.66%) Jenkins
4 32 (10.03%) gulp
5 24 (7.52%) Axure RP
6 23 (7.21%) Grunt
7 15 (4.70%) SonarQube
8 14 (4.39%) Maven
8 14 (4.39%) Selenium
9 13 (4.08%) JUnit
10 12 (3.76%) Gradle
11 11 (3.45%) Cucumber
11 11 (3.45%) Octopus Deploy
12 10 (3.13%) Bower
12 10 (3.13%) TeamCity
13 9 (2.82%) Team Foundation Server
13 9 (2.82%) webpack
14 8 (2.51%) Jasmine
14 8 (2.51%) Yeoman
15 6 (1.88%) JSUnit
General
1 35 (10.97%) Finance
2 20 (6.27%) Marketing
3 13 (4.08%) Retail
4 10 (3.13%) Banking
5 9 (2.82%) Legal
6 2 (0.63%) Games
7 1 (0.31%) Advertising
7 1 (0.31%) Automotive
7 1 (0.31%) Publishing
7 1 (0.31%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 230 (72.10%) Developer
2 53 (16.61%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 49 (15.36%) JavaScript Developer
4 41 (12.85%) .NET Developer
5 25 (7.84%) Designer
5 25 (7.84%) React Developer
5 25 (7.84%) UI Developer
6 23 (7.21%) C# Developer
7 22 (6.90%) Full Stack Developer
7 22 (6.90%) Java Developer
8 21 (6.58%) Web Developer
9 20 (6.27%) HTML Developer
10 17 (5.33%) Architect
10 17 (5.33%) C# .NET Developer
10 17 (5.33%) PHP Developer
11 15 (4.70%) HTML CSS Developer
11 15 (4.70%) UX Designer
12 14 (4.39%) Senior Developer
13 12 (3.76%) DevOps Engineer
14 10 (3.13%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 243 (76.18%) HTML
2 212 (66.46%) CSS
3 111 (34.80%) HTML5
4 104 (32.60%) .NET
5 101 (31.66%) AngularJS
6 95 (29.78%) CSS3
7 87 (27.27%) React
8 85 (26.65%) jQuery
9 72 (22.57%) Node.js
10 47 (14.73%) ASP.NET
11 46 (14.42%) Web Services
12 42 (13.17%) Ajax
13 35 (10.97%) JSON
13 35 (10.97%) Sass
14 34 (10.66%) XML
15 27 (8.46%) RESTful
16 24 (7.52%) ASP.NET Web API
17 21 (6.58%) .NET Framework
18 20 (6.27%) WCF
19 19 (5.96%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 40 (12.54%) User Experience
2 33 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (4.39%) Greenfield Project
4 8 (2.51%) Mobile App
5 6 (1.88%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.25%) Mainframe
6 4 (1.25%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.25%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (0.94%) Data Structures
7 3 (0.94%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (0.94%) NHS
7 3 (0.94%) Public Cloud
7 3 (0.94%) Replication
7 3 (0.94%) Virtual Team
8 2 (0.63%) CMDB
8 2 (0.63%) W3C
9 1 (0.31%) DataPower
9 1 (0.31%) Social Media
9 1 (0.31%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 36 (11.29%) Unix
2 30 (9.40%) Windows
3 29 (9.09%) Linux
4 28 (8.78%) Android
4 28 (8.78%) Apple iOS
5 9 (2.82%) Windows Server
6 8 (2.51%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (2.19%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.94%) Mac OS
8 3 (0.94%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.63%) zOS
10 1 (0.31%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (43.26%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (24.14%) Front End Development
3 54 (16.93%) Web Development
4 51 (15.99%) MVC
5 46 (14.42%) Unit Testing
6 44 (13.79%) Scrum
7 42 (13.17%) Test Automation
8 41 (12.85%) TDD
9 37 (11.60%) DevOps
10 31 (9.72%) E-Commerce
10 31 (9.72%) Problem-Solving
11 29 (9.09%) OO
11 29 (9.09%) Wireframes
12 24 (7.52%) Prototyping
13 23 (7.21%) Collaborative Working
13 23 (7.21%) Continuous Integration
14 22 (6.90%) Responsive Web Design
15 21 (6.58%) Stakeholder Management
16 20 (6.27%) Workflow
17 19 (5.96%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 100 (31.35%) C#
2 77 (24.14%) SQL
3 54 (16.93%) Java
4 43 (13.48%) PHP
5 31 (9.72%) PL/SQL
6 15 (4.70%) Python
6 15 (4.70%) TypeScript
7 14 (4.39%) Shell Script
8 11 (3.45%) ES6
9 10 (3.13%) T-SQL
10 8 (2.51%) Ruby
11 5 (1.57%) Bash Shell
11 5 (1.57%) Java 8
11 5 (1.57%) Perl
12 4 (1.25%) Go
12 4 (1.25%) PowerShell
12 4 (1.25%) VB.NET
13 3 (0.94%) C++
13 3 (0.94%) ES7
14 2 (0.63%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 27 (8.46%) Degree
2 10 (3.13%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.25%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (1.25%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (0.63%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.31%) ISEB
5 1 (0.31%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.94%) PMO
2 2 (0.63%) QA
2 2 (0.63%) SLA
3 1 (0.31%) Data Quality
System Software
1 17 (5.33%) Docker
2 1 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (5.02%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (3.45%) Puppet
3 3 (0.94%) Ansible
3 3 (0.94%) Terraform
4 2 (0.63%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.63%) logstash
5 1 (0.31%) BladeLogic
5 1 (0.31%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 44 (13.79%) Oracle
2 21 (6.58%) Adobe
3 17 (5.33%) Perforce
4 15 (4.70%) CA Agile Central
5 13 (4.08%) Microsoft
6 9 (2.82%) Zend
7 5 (1.57%) Capita
7 5 (1.57%) Sitecore
8 4 (1.25%) Hyperion
8 4 (1.25%) SAP
9 3 (0.94%) Google
9 3 (0.94%) ServiceNow
9 3 (0.94%) Xamarin
10 2 (0.63%) Ab Initio
10 2 (0.63%) Automation Anywhere
10 2 (0.63%) MuleSoft
10 2 (0.63%) Splunk
11 1 (0.31%) HP
11 1 (0.31%) IBM
11 1 (0.31%) VMware