Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 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
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 7 7
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 +5
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 347 382 332
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 12.19% 12.26% 10.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.56% 30.51% 32.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 282 244
East Midlands median daily rate £393 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.14% - +12.00%
10th Percentile £308 £270 £219
90th Percentile £509 £487 £475
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
East Midlands median hourly rate £43.75 £187.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -76.67% - -
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.50 £37.75
% change year-on-year +2.41% +9.93% +12.52%

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 1,215 1,252 1,032
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 42.69% 40.19% 32.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 796 819 666
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £288 £268 £241
90th Percentile £525 £509 £503
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 19 23
East Midlands median hourly rate £40.00 £50.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +25.00% +110.53%
10th Percentile £14.75 £33.50 £13.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £67.50 £76.75
England median hourly rate £41.77 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +4.41% +6.67% +4.90%

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 19 August 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 19 August 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 +8 130 £438 +18.64% 91
Northamptonshire +4 112 £400 -11.11% 57
Leicestershire -9 66 £350 +10.24% 67
Derbyshire -1 18 £350 -12.50% 34
Lincolnshire +7 6 £288 -10.16% 21
Rutland -1 2 £381 +12.96% 2
JavaScript
England

For the 6 months to 19 August 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.

1 258 (74.35%) HTML
2 227 (65.42%) CSS
3 150 (43.23%) Agile Software Development
4 130 (37.46%) HTML5
5 122 (35.16%) AngularJS
6 115 (33.14%) CSS3
7 112 (32.28%) React
8 105 (30.26%) .NET
9 103 (29.68%) C#
10 99 (28.53%) jQuery
11 92 (26.51%) Node.js
12 91 (26.22%) Git (software)
13 72 (20.75%) Unit Testing
14 71 (20.46%) Java
14 71 (20.46%) SQL
15 70 (20.17%) Front End Development
16 65 (18.73%) TDD
17 64 (18.44%) Test Automation
18 59 (17.00%) ASP.NET
19 55 (15.85%) DevOps
20 52 (14.99%) Scrum
20 52 (14.99%) SQL Server
21 51 (14.70%) Web Services
22 50 (14.41%) Finance
23 49 (14.12%) Web Development
24 48 (13.83%) MVC
24 48 (13.83%) User Experience
25 44 (12.68%) Jenkins
26 42 (12.10%) Ajax
26 42 (12.10%) 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 20 (5.76%) Confluence
2 14 (4.03%) CMS
3 11 (3.17%) Drupal
4 10 (2.88%) Tomcat
5 7 (2.02%) Apache Solr
5 7 (2.02%) JBoss
6 6 (1.73%) IIS
6 6 (1.73%) WordPress
7 5 (1.44%) SharePoint
8 4 (1.15%) Cloud Foundry
8 4 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (0.86%) Apache
10 2 (0.58%) DNN
10 2 (0.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (0.58%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.58%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 1 (0.29%) Kentico
11 1 (0.29%) Liferay
11 1 (0.29%) OpenStack
Applications
1 18 (5.19%) InVision
2 8 (2.31%) UserZoom
3 5 (1.44%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.58%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.58%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.58%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (3.17%) Magento
2 2 (0.58%) Maximo
3 1 (0.29%) BASE24
3 1 (0.29%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (0.29%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 26 (7.49%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (6.92%) npm
3 21 (6.05%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (1.44%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (1.44%) SaaS
4 5 (1.44%) Serverless
5 4 (1.15%) AWS Lambda
5 4 (1.15%) OpenShift
5 4 (1.15%) PaaS
6 3 (0.86%) IaaS
6 3 (0.86%) Tricentis Tosca
7 2 (0.58%) BrowserStack
7 2 (0.58%) GitHub
7 2 (0.58%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.58%) Office 365
8 1 (0.29%) Adobe Analytics
8 1 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.29%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.29%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.73%) FTP
2 4 (1.15%) SAN
2 4 (1.15%) SMS
3 2 (0.58%) Internet
3 2 (0.58%) Intranet
3 2 (0.58%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.29%) ATM
4 1 (0.29%) Firewall
4 1 (0.29%) Skype
4 1 (0.29%) SSL
4 1 (0.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (14.99%) SQL Server
2 23 (6.63%) Relational Database
3 20 (5.76%) MongoDB
4 14 (4.03%) Oracle Database
5 13 (3.75%) MySQL
6 11 (3.17%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (3.17%) SQLPlus
7 10 (2.88%) Oracle Database 11g
8 9 (2.59%) QlikView
8 9 (2.59%) Redis
8 9 (2.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (2.31%) Blockchain
9 8 (2.31%) NoSQL
9 8 (2.31%) Oracle BI EE
9 8 (2.31%) PostgreSQL
10 7 (2.02%) Oracle Database 10g
11 6 (1.73%) Oracle Reports
12 5 (1.44%) Qlik Sense
12 5 (1.44%) SQL Server 2012
13 4 (1.15%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 91 (26.22%) Git (software)
2 44 (12.68%) Jenkins
3 37 (10.66%) JIRA
4 32 (9.22%) gulp
5 31 (8.93%) Selenium
6 30 (8.65%) Grunt
7 23 (6.63%) Axure RP
7 23 (6.63%) webpack
8 20 (5.76%) Gradle
9 18 (5.19%) Jasmine
10 17 (4.90%) JUnit
10 17 (4.90%) SonarQube
11 16 (4.61%) Cucumber
11 16 (4.61%) Maven
12 12 (3.46%) Subversion
13 11 (3.17%) Protractor
14 8 (2.31%) Bower
14 8 (2.31%) JSUnit
14 8 (2.31%) Yeoman
15 7 (2.02%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 50 (14.41%) Finance
2 17 (4.90%) Marketing
3 15 (4.32%) Retail
4 12 (3.46%) Banking
5 7 (2.02%) Back Office
6 6 (1.73%) Legal
7 2 (0.58%) Law
8 1 (0.29%) Advertising
8 1 (0.29%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.29%) Automotive
8 1 (0.29%) Games
8 1 (0.29%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.29%) Publishing
8 1 (0.29%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 261 (75.22%) Developer
2 53 (15.27%) .NET Developer
3 43 (12.39%) JavaScript Developer
4 42 (12.10%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 33 (9.51%) UI Developer
6 30 (8.65%) React Developer
7 29 (8.36%) C# Developer
8 28 (8.07%) Java Developer
9 27 (7.78%) Designer
10 24 (6.92%) Full Stack Developer
11 21 (6.05%) C# .NET Developer
12 19 (5.48%) Architect
13 18 (5.19%) UX Designer
14 17 (4.90%) Senior Developer
15 14 (4.03%) Angular Developer
16 13 (3.75%) Web Developer
17 11 (3.17%) HTML Developer
17 11 (3.17%) SQL Developer
18 10 (2.88%) PHP Developer
19 9 (2.59%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 258 (74.35%) HTML
2 227 (65.42%) CSS
3 130 (37.46%) HTML5
4 122 (35.16%) AngularJS
5 115 (33.14%) CSS3
6 112 (32.28%) React
7 105 (30.26%) .NET
8 99 (28.53%) jQuery
9 92 (26.51%) Node.js
10 59 (17.00%) ASP.NET
11 51 (14.70%) Web Services
12 42 (12.10%) Ajax
12 42 (12.10%) Sass
13 39 (11.24%) XML
14 33 (9.51%) Spring
15 31 (8.93%) JSON
16 30 (8.65%) ASP.NET Web API
17 27 (7.78%) RESTful
18 23 (6.63%) .NET Framework
19 22 (6.34%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 48 (13.83%) User Experience
2 30 (8.65%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (3.46%) Computer Science
4 11 (3.17%) Greenfield Project
4 11 (3.17%) Mainframe
4 11 (3.17%) Mobile App
5 7 (2.02%) Public Cloud
6 6 (1.73%) Fintech
7 3 (0.86%) CMDB
7 3 (0.86%) Data Structures
7 3 (0.86%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (0.86%) Replication
8 2 (0.58%) iPad
8 2 (0.58%) iPhone
8 2 (0.58%) NHS
8 2 (0.58%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (0.58%) Virtual Team
8 2 (0.58%) W3C
9 1 (0.29%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.29%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 37 (10.66%) Android
2 29 (8.36%) Apple iOS
3 27 (7.78%) Unix
4 24 (6.92%) Windows
5 17 (4.90%) Linux
6 8 (2.31%) Windows Server
6 8 (2.31%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.58%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.58%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.29%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (43.23%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (20.75%) Unit Testing
3 70 (20.17%) Front End Development
4 65 (18.73%) TDD
5 64 (18.44%) Test Automation
6 55 (15.85%) DevOps
7 52 (14.99%) Scrum
8 49 (14.12%) Web Development
9 48 (13.83%) MVC
10 31 (8.93%) E-Commerce
11 30 (8.65%) Continuous Integration
12 28 (8.07%) OO
13 27 (7.78%) Workflow
14 26 (7.49%) Problem-Solving
14 26 (7.49%) Wireframes
15 24 (6.92%) Responsive Web Design
16 22 (6.34%) Configuration Management
16 22 (6.34%) Microservices
16 22 (6.34%) Prototyping
17 20 (5.76%) Collaborative Working
Programming Languages
1 103 (29.68%) C#
2 71 (20.46%) Java
2 71 (20.46%) SQL
3 34 (9.80%) PHP
4 30 (8.65%) PL/SQL
5 22 (6.34%) Python
6 19 (5.48%) ES6
6 19 (5.48%) TypeScript
7 14 (4.03%) Shell Script
8 12 (3.46%) Perl
8 12 (3.46%) PowerShell
9 11 (3.17%) C++
10 9 (2.59%) Ruby
10 9 (2.59%) T-SQL
11 8 (2.31%) C
12 7 (2.02%) Java 8
13 3 (0.86%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.58%) Apple Swift
14 2 (0.58%) Go
14 2 (0.58%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 27 (7.78%) Degree
2 12 (3.46%) Security Cleared
3 9 (2.59%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (2.31%) SC Cleared
5 7 (2.02%) Master's Degree
6 4 (1.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.73%) QA
2 3 (0.86%) SLA
3 2 (0.58%) PMO
3 2 (0.58%) WCAG
4 1 (0.29%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.29%) GDPR
4 1 (0.29%) PSD2
System Software
1 22 (6.34%) Docker
2 3 (0.86%) vCloud
3 1 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (5.48%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (4.32%) Puppet
3 11 (3.17%) Ansible
4 7 (2.02%) Kubernetes
5 3 (0.86%) OpenView
5 3 (0.86%) SCOM
5 3 (0.86%) ZABBIX
6 2 (0.58%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.58%) logstash
6 2 (0.58%) Terraform
7 1 (0.29%) BladeLogic
7 1 (0.29%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.29%) Kibana
7 1 (0.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.29%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 40 (11.53%) Oracle
2 27 (7.78%) Microsoft
3 18 (5.19%) Perforce
4 17 (4.90%) Adobe
5 11 (3.17%) CA Agile Central
6 10 (2.88%) Google
7 9 (2.59%) Automation Anywhere
8 8 (2.31%) Zend
9 6 (1.73%) HP
9 6 (1.73%) SAP
10 5 (1.44%) Capita
10 5 (1.44%) Red Hat
10 5 (1.44%) ServiceNow
10 5 (1.44%) Twitter
10 5 (1.44%) VMware
11 4 (1.15%) Hyperion
11 4 (1.15%) Xamarin
12 3 (0.86%) hybris
12 3 (0.86%) Splunk
13 2 (0.58%) Sitecore