Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 6 14
Rank change year-on-year -3 +8 0
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 299 421 296
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 9.91% 13.34% 9.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.37% 35.08% 28.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 275 233
East Midlands median daily rate £350 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +15.38% +0.78%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £226
90th Percentile £488 £514 £450
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 6
East Midlands median hourly rate - £40.00 £8.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +400.00% -77.14%
England median hourly rate £43.50 £37.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year +16.00% +8.70% +6.15%

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 1,134 1,200 1,044
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 37.57% 38.01% 34.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 745 753 640
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% +2.94%
10th Percentile £263 £249 £243
90th Percentile £538 £538 £488
England median daily rate £475 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +11.76% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 13 28
East Midlands median hourly rate £39.25 £32.50 £18.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.77% +76.87% -45.19%
10th Percentile £12.50 £15.85 £12.93
90th Percentile £58.56 £42.50 £42.70
England median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +15.38%

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 17 January 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 17 January 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
Leicestershire +3 115 £340 +4.62% 62
Nottinghamshire -16 77 £413 +10.00% 105
Northamptonshire 0 60 £350 -22.22% 47
Derbyshire -10 21 £388 +32.48% 35
Lincolnshire +1 7 £320 +6.67% 24
Rutland - 1 £375 - 3
JavaScript
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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.

1 210 (70.23%) HTML
2 208 (69.57%) CSS
3 122 (40.80%) HTML5
4 117 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
5 105 (35.12%) CSS3
6 102 (34.11%) .NET
7 96 (32.11%) C#
8 88 (29.43%) jQuery
8 88 (29.43%) Git (software)
9 87 (29.10%) React
9 87 (29.10%) Front End Development
10 86 (28.76%) Node.js
11 72 (24.08%) AngularJS
12 69 (23.08%) MVC
13 62 (20.74%) SQL Server
14 56 (18.73%) SQL
15 55 (18.39%) Sass
16 49 (16.39%) ASP.NET
17 46 (15.38%) PHP
17 46 (15.38%) Unit Testing
18 45 (15.05%) Scrum
19 43 (14.38%) Test Automation
20 42 (14.05%) TDD
20 42 (14.05%) Java
21 40 (13.38%) Web Development
22 39 (13.04%) Web Services
23 36 (12.04%) RESTful
24 34 (11.37%) Microsoft
25 33 (11.04%) MySQL
25 33 (11.04%) gulp

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 15 (5.02%) CMS
2 14 (4.68%) IIS
3 7 (2.34%) WordPress
4 6 (2.01%) Apache
4 6 (2.01%) Umbraco
5 4 (1.34%) Drupal
5 4 (1.34%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.67%) CoreMedia CMS
6 2 (0.67%) Liferay
6 2 (0.67%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.67%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.33%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.33%) Confluence
7 1 (0.33%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.33%) JBoss
7 1 (0.33%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.33%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.33%) WildFly
Applications
1 21 (7.02%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 7 (2.34%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (2.34%) OmniGraffle
2 7 (2.34%) Photoshop
3 4 (1.34%) InVision
4 2 (0.67%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.33%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.33%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 4 (1.34%) Magento
2 2 (0.67%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.67%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.33%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 28 (9.36%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (6.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (4.01%) npm
4 7 (2.34%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 5 (1.67%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.67%) Adobe Analytics
6 2 (0.67%) PaaS
6 2 (0.67%) SaaS
7 1 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.33%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.33%) GitHub
7 1 (0.33%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.00%) SMS
2 2 (0.67%) CTI
2 2 (0.67%) Firewall
2 2 (0.67%) FTP
3 1 (0.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (20.74%) SQL Server
2 33 (11.04%) MySQL
3 25 (8.36%) MongoDB
4 20 (6.69%) NoSQL
5 9 (3.01%) Relational Database
6 7 (2.34%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (2.01%) CouchDB
8 3 (1.00%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.00%) Redis
9 2 (0.67%) Couchbase
9 2 (0.67%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (0.67%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (0.67%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.67%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (0.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.33%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.33%) DB2
10 1 (0.33%) GIS
10 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 88 (29.43%) Git (software)
2 33 (11.04%) gulp
3 27 (9.03%) Grunt
4 23 (7.69%) Jenkins
5 18 (6.02%) JIRA
6 13 (4.35%) TeamCity
7 12 (4.01%) Axure RP
7 12 (4.01%) Protractor
8 11 (3.68%) Cucumber
8 11 (3.68%) Jasmine
8 11 (3.68%) webpack
9 10 (3.34%) Selenium
10 9 (3.01%) Bower
11 7 (2.34%) SonarQube
11 7 (2.34%) Team Foundation Server
11 7 (2.34%) Visual Studio
11 7 (2.34%) Yeoman
12 6 (2.01%) Gradle
12 6 (2.01%) Karma Test Runner
13 5 (1.67%) Maven
General
1 30 (10.03%) Finance
2 25 (8.36%) Retail
3 9 (3.01%) Banking
4 8 (2.68%) Games
5 5 (1.67%) Marketing
6 3 (1.00%) Advertising
7 1 (0.33%) Automotive
7 1 (0.33%) Legal
7 1 (0.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 250 (83.61%) Developer
2 73 (24.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 73 (24.41%) JavaScript Developer
3 50 (16.72%) .NET Developer
4 38 (12.71%) C# Developer
5 34 (11.37%) C# .NET Developer
6 32 (10.70%) HTML Developer
7 28 (9.36%) HTML CSS Developer
8 24 (8.03%) Senior Developer
8 24 (8.03%) UI Developer
9 21 (7.02%) ASP.NET Developer
9 21 (7.02%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 21 (7.02%) Web Developer
10 20 (6.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 18 (6.02%) Software Developer
12 16 (5.35%) Java Developer
13 13 (4.35%) PHP Developer
14 12 (4.01%) Angular Developer
15 11 (3.68%) C# Software Developer
15 11 (3.68%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 210 (70.23%) HTML
2 208 (69.57%) CSS
3 122 (40.80%) HTML5
4 105 (35.12%) CSS3
5 102 (34.11%) .NET
6 88 (29.43%) jQuery
7 87 (29.10%) React
8 86 (28.76%) Node.js
9 72 (24.08%) AngularJS
10 55 (18.39%) Sass
11 49 (16.39%) ASP.NET
12 39 (13.04%) Web Services
13 36 (12.04%) RESTful
14 30 (10.03%) ASP.NET MVC
14 30 (10.03%) ASP.NET Web API
15 25 (8.36%) .NET Framework
16 24 (8.03%) JSON
17 23 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 22 (7.36%) Ajax
19 21 (7.02%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 32 (10.70%) User Experience
2 22 (7.36%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (4.35%) Mobile App
4 7 (2.34%) Computer Science
5 6 (2.01%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (1.34%) Virtual Team
7 2 (0.67%) Algorithms
7 2 (0.67%) Mainframe
7 2 (0.67%) NHS
7 2 (0.67%) Public Cloud
7 2 (0.67%) W3C
8 1 (0.33%) CMDB
8 1 (0.33%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.33%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.33%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.33%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.33%) Fintech
8 1 (0.33%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.33%) Robotics
8 1 (0.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 23 (7.69%) Linux
2 22 (7.36%) Windows
3 13 (4.35%) Android
4 12 (4.01%) Apple iOS
4 12 (4.01%) Unix
5 7 (2.34%) Windows 10
6 4 (1.34%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.33%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.33%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (29.10%) Front End Development
3 69 (23.08%) MVC
4 46 (15.38%) Unit Testing
5 45 (15.05%) Scrum
6 43 (14.38%) Test Automation
7 42 (14.05%) TDD
8 40 (13.38%) Web Development
9 31 (10.37%) Continuous Integration
10 27 (9.03%) Responsive Web Design
11 22 (7.36%) BDD
12 18 (6.02%) DevOps
13 17 (5.69%) Wireframes
14 16 (5.35%) E-Commerce
15 15 (5.02%) SDLC
16 14 (4.68%) Microservices
17 13 (4.35%) OO
18 11 (3.68%) Continuous Delivery
18 11 (3.68%) OOP
19 10 (3.34%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 96 (32.11%) C#
2 56 (18.73%) SQL
3 46 (15.38%) PHP
4 42 (14.05%) Java
5 26 (8.70%) TypeScript
6 23 (7.69%) ES6
7 15 (5.02%) VB.NET
8 7 (2.34%) Python
9 5 (1.67%) Ruby
9 5 (1.67%) T-SQL
10 3 (1.00%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.00%) XAML
11 2 (0.67%) Apple Swift
11 2 (0.67%) Go
11 2 (0.67%) Objective-C
11 2 (0.67%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.67%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.67%) VB
12 1 (0.33%) Perl
12 1 (0.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (3.68%) Security Cleared
2 9 (3.01%) Degree
3 3 (1.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.00%) Master's Degree
4 2 (0.67%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.67%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.33%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.33%) ISEB
5 1 (0.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.34%) QA
2 3 (1.00%) SLA
3 1 (0.33%) PMO
System Software
1 8 (2.68%) Docker
2 1 (0.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 34 (11.37%) Microsoft
2 31 (10.37%) Adobe
3 12 (4.01%) Oracle
4 8 (2.68%) Perforce
5 6 (2.01%) Google
6 3 (1.00%) Capita
6 3 (1.00%) SAP
6 3 (1.00%) Sitecore
6 3 (1.00%) Xamarin
7 2 (0.67%) Apple
7 2 (0.67%) Citrix
7 2 (0.67%) IBM
7 2 (0.67%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.67%) ServiceNow
7 2 (0.67%) Siebel
7 2 (0.67%) Twitter
7 2 (0.67%) Zend
8 1 (0.33%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.33%) Omniture
8 1 (0.33%) Remedy