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 3 months to 30 April 2017 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
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 9 14
Rank change year-on-year +3 +5  
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 205 165 163
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 12.87% 10.31% 9.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.96% 33.95% 23.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 125 113
Median daily rate £350 £305 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.75% -3.17%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £225 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £448 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £340
% change year-on-year +5.63% +4.41%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £187.50 - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £32.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +30.76% -13.33%  

JavaScript is in the programming language skills category. The next 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 programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 622 486 689
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 39.05% 30.36% 39.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 400 319 433
Median daily rate £363 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.40% -3.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £221 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 11 16
Median hourly rate £50.00 £35.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.85% +27.27%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.60 £11.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.50 £47.15 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +11.84% +5.55%  

JavaScript
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands citing JavaScript as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 30 April 2017.

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 3 months to 30 April 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire +2 74 £340 +13.33% 52
Nottinghamshire +8 57 £375 +10.29% 48
Northamptonshire +4 43 £375 +20.96% 32
Derbyshire -18 15 £375 +57.06% 10
Lincolnshire -6 5 £350 +27.27% 8
JavaScript
England

For the 6 months to 30 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 256 (66.67%) HTML
2 243 (63.28%) CSS
3 143 (37.24%) .NET
4 142 (36.98%) jQuery
5 133 (34.64%) AngularJS
6 127 (33.07%) C#
7 124 (32.29%) Agile Software Development
8 112 (29.17%) HTML5
9 108 (28.13%) Front End Development
10 92 (23.96%) CSS3
11 90 (23.44%) Git (software)
12 89 (23.18%) Java
13 88 (22.92%) ASP.NET
14 77 (20.05%) SQL
15 72 (18.75%) MVC
16 71 (18.49%) SQL Server
17 60 (15.63%) Web Services
17 60 (15.63%) React
18 51 (13.28%) Node.js
19 50 (13.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 50 (13.02%) Web Development
19 50 (13.02%) TDD
20 48 (12.50%) Finance
21 45 (11.72%) Scrum
21 45 (11.72%) E-Commerce
22 44 (11.46%) Continuous Integration
23 43 (11.20%) Oracle
24 38 (9.90%) RESTful
24 38 (9.90%) ASP.NET MVC
25 37 (9.64%) Sass

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 12 (3.13%) CMS
2 10 (2.60%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 10 (2.60%) JBoss
2 10 (2.60%) WordPress
3 9 (2.34%) Tomcat
4 7 (1.82%) SharePoint
5 6 (1.56%) Drupal
6 4 (1.04%) Apache
6 4 (1.04%) Oracle Workflow
6 4 (1.04%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (0.78%) Sitefinity
7 3 (0.78%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.52%) DNN
8 2 (0.52%) IIS
9 1 (0.26%) CoreMedia CMS
9 1 (0.26%) OpenEdge
9 1 (0.26%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.26%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.26%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (1.30%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (1.04%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.04%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (1.04%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.78%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.52%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 5 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (1.30%) Magento
2 4 (1.04%) Demantra
2 4 (1.04%) Oracle 11i
2 4 (1.04%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (1.04%) SnowdropKCS
3 1 (0.26%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.26%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.26%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 19 (4.95%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (2.86%) IaaS
2 11 (2.86%) PaaS
3 8 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.78%) GitHub
5 2 (0.52%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.26%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.26%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.26%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.26%) Office 365
6 1 (0.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.43%) HTTP
2 12 (3.13%) TCP/IP
3 8 (2.08%) DNS
3 8 (2.08%) SSL
4 2 (0.52%) Internet
5 1 (0.26%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (18.49%) SQL Server
2 28 (7.29%) MongoDB
3 24 (6.25%) Oracle Database
4 21 (5.47%) MySQL
5 16 (4.17%) Oracle Database 10g
5 16 (4.17%) Relational Database
6 14 (3.65%) Oracle Database 11g
7 10 (2.60%) SQL Server 2005
7 10 (2.60%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (1.82%) DB2
9 7 (1.82%) NoSQL
9 7 (1.82%) RDBMS
10 5 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (1.04%) Crystal Reports
11 4 (1.04%) DB2 UDB
11 4 (1.04%) DTS
11 4 (1.04%) Oracle Reports
11 4 (1.04%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 90 (23.44%) Git (software)
2 30 (7.81%) gulp
3 25 (6.51%) Grunt
4 21 (5.47%) Team Foundation Server
5 18 (4.69%) Jasmine
6 17 (4.43%) JIRA
7 16 (4.17%) Eclipse
8 15 (3.91%) Jenkins
9 14 (3.65%) Subversion
9 14 (3.65%) Visual Studio
10 13 (3.39%) Cucumber
10 13 (3.39%) JUnit
10 13 (3.39%) Maven
11 12 (3.13%) Gradle
12 11 (2.86%) IntelliJ
12 11 (2.86%) Mocha
13 10 (2.60%) Selenium
14 9 (2.34%) MSTest
14 9 (2.34%) WebDriver
15 8 (2.08%) JProfiler
General
1 48 (12.50%) Finance
2 22 (5.73%) Retail
3 16 (4.17%) Banking
4 7 (1.82%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.30%) Marketing
6 4 (1.04%) Advertising
6 4 (1.04%) Publishing
7 2 (0.52%) Back Office
8 1 (0.26%) Games
Job Titles
1 333 (86.72%) Developer
2 99 (25.78%) JavaScript Developer
3 84 (21.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 61 (15.89%) .NET Developer
5 54 (14.06%) C# Developer
6 39 (10.16%) HTML Developer
7 36 (9.38%) Java Developer
8 33 (8.59%) HTML CSS Developer
9 31 (8.07%) C# .NET Developer
10 27 (7.03%) Angular Developer
11 26 (6.77%) Web Developer
12 22 (5.73%) Architect
13 21 (5.47%) ASP.NET Developer
14 19 (4.95%) Senior Developer
14 19 (4.95%) Software Developer
15 18 (4.69%) UI Developer
16 14 (3.65%) Analyst
16 14 (3.65%) PHP Developer
17 12 (3.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 12 (3.13%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 256 (66.67%) HTML
2 243 (63.28%) CSS
3 143 (37.24%) .NET
4 142 (36.98%) jQuery
5 133 (34.64%) AngularJS
6 112 (29.17%) HTML5
7 92 (23.96%) CSS3
8 88 (22.92%) ASP.NET
9 60 (15.63%) React
9 60 (15.63%) Web Services
10 51 (13.28%) Node.js
11 50 (13.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 38 (9.90%) ASP.NET MVC
12 38 (9.90%) RESTful
13 37 (9.64%) Sass
14 36 (9.38%) Ajax
15 35 (9.11%) Spring
16 31 (8.07%) Ember.js
16 31 (8.07%) WCF
17 30 (7.81%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 31 (8.07%) User Experience
2 19 (4.95%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (4.69%) Mobile App
4 16 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
5 8 (2.08%) iPhone
6 7 (1.82%) Driving Licence
6 7 (1.82%) iPad
7 4 (1.04%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.04%) Credit Risk
8 2 (0.52%) Fat Client
8 2 (0.52%) Smart Meter
8 2 (0.52%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.26%) Augmented Reality
9 1 (0.26%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.26%) Clustering
9 1 (0.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.26%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.26%) PMI
9 1 (0.26%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.26%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 28 (7.29%) Linux
2 14 (3.65%) Apple iOS
2 14 (3.65%) Unix
3 12 (3.13%) Android
4 8 (2.08%) CoreOS
4 8 (2.08%) Ubuntu
4 8 (2.08%) Windows
5 4 (1.04%) HPUX
5 4 (1.04%) Windows 7
5 4 (1.04%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.52%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (32.29%) Agile Software Development
2 108 (28.13%) Front End Development
3 72 (18.75%) MVC
4 50 (13.02%) TDD
4 50 (13.02%) Web Development
5 45 (11.72%) E-Commerce
5 45 (11.72%) Scrum
6 44 (11.46%) Continuous Integration
7 31 (8.07%) OO
8 24 (6.25%) Unit Testing
9 23 (5.99%) Microservices
10 22 (5.73%) Software Engineering
11 18 (4.69%) Responsive Web Design
12 17 (4.43%) Migration
12 17 (4.43%) Refactoring
13 16 (4.17%) Analytics
14 15 (3.91%) BDD
15 14 (3.65%) Business Intelligence
15 14 (3.65%) CRM
16 13 (3.39%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 127 (33.07%) C#
2 89 (23.18%) Java
3 77 (20.05%) SQL
4 33 (8.59%) PHP
5 20 (5.21%) PL/SQL
6 19 (4.95%) ES6
7 18 (4.69%) Python
8 9 (2.34%) Shell Script
9 8 (2.08%) Objective-C
10 7 (1.82%) Apple Swift
10 7 (1.82%) Ruby
10 7 (1.82%) T-SQL
10 7 (1.82%) TypeScript
11 6 (1.56%) VB.NET
12 5 (1.30%) C++
13 4 (1.04%) VB
14 3 (0.78%) ActionScript
14 3 (0.78%) PowerShell
15 2 (0.52%) R
15 2 (0.52%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (4.43%) Degree
2 4 (1.04%) HNC
2 4 (1.04%) HND
3 3 (0.78%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.26%) Analytics IQ
5 1 (0.26%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.26%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.26%) MCP
5 1 (0.26%) MCSD
5 1 (0.26%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.08%) QA
1 8 (2.08%) WAI
2 2 (0.52%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (0.52%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.26%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.26%) HL7
3 1 (0.26%) WCAG
System Software
1 22 (5.73%) Docker
2 1 (0.26%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.26%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
2 1 (0.26%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.26%) Nagios
Vendors
1 43 (11.20%) Oracle
2 32 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 16 (4.17%) Adobe
4 13 (3.39%) Xamarin
5 7 (1.82%) Perforce
6 5 (1.30%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.52%) Google
7 2 (0.52%) IBM
7 2 (0.52%) Zend
8 1 (0.26%) Chordiant
8 1 (0.26%) ClickTale
8 1 (0.26%) Cognos
8 1 (0.26%) Facebook
8 1 (0.26%) Progress
8 1 (0.26%) Sencha
8 1 (0.26%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.26%) Splunk
8 1 (0.26%) Telerik
8 1 (0.26%) Twitter
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