The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 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 27 June 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)
West Midlands / Shropshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 29 15
Rank change year-on-year -5 -14  
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 8 23 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 4.55% 6.53% 6.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.55% 15.23% 17.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 2
Median daily rate £479 £525 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.73% +48.93%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £472 £290 £347
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £525 £359
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.45 £37.50 £39.78
% change year-on-year +15.85% -5.71%  

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 Shropshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Shropshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 55 151 46
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 31.25% 42.90% 38.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 85 18
Median daily rate £500 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £370 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  

JavaScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Shropshire 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 Shropshire

JavaScript
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JavaScript in Shropshire

JavaScript
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JavaScript in Shropshire

JavaScript
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Telford -2 6 £479 -8.73% 3
JavaScript
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (58.82%) Java
2 10 (58.82%) Scala
2 10 (58.82%) MongoDB
2 10 (58.82%) Node.js
3 9 (52.94%) AngularJS
3 9 (52.94%) Analytics
3 9 (52.94%) Open Source
3 9 (52.94%) DevOps
3 9 (52.94%) Google
3 9 (52.94%) Google Analytics
3 9 (52.94%) jQuery
4 8 (47.06%) C#
4 8 (47.06%) HTML
4 8 (47.06%) CSS
4 8 (47.06%) Git (software)
5 7 (41.18%) Puppet
5 7 (41.18%) Linux
6 6 (35.29%) Tomcat
6 6 (35.29%) Python
6 6 (35.29%) IntelliJ
6 6 (35.29%) HTTP
6 6 (35.29%) TCP/IP
6 6 (35.29%) SSL
6 6 (35.29%) Servlets
6 6 (35.29%) Windows
6 6 (35.29%) Perl
6 6 (35.29%) Ant
6 6 (35.29%) Haskell
6 6 (35.29%) Selenium

JavaScript
Co-occurring IT Skills in Shropshire 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 6 (35.29%) nginx
1 6 (35.29%) Tomcat
2 2 (11.76%) Apache
3 1 (5.88%) JBoss
3 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.88%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 9 (52.94%) Google Analytics
2 6 (35.29%) GitHub
3 3 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (17.65%) Heroku
4 2 (11.76%) AdWords
5 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) HTTP
1 6 (35.29%) SSL
1 6 (35.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (58.82%) MongoDB
2 6 (35.29%) NoSQL
3 4 (23.53%) MySQL
4 2 (11.76%) Redis
Development Applications
1 8 (47.06%) Git (software)
2 6 (35.29%) Ant
2 6 (35.29%) Cucumber
2 6 (35.29%) Gatling
2 6 (35.29%) Grunt
2 6 (35.29%) gulp
2 6 (35.29%) IntelliJ
2 6 (35.29%) Jenkins
2 6 (35.29%) Karma Test Runner
2 6 (35.29%) Selenium
2 6 (35.29%) Sublime Text
3 4 (23.53%) WebDriver
4 2 (11.76%) PHPUnit
4 2 (11.76%) Subversion
5 1 (5.88%) Eclipse
5 1 (5.88%) JIRA
5 1 (5.88%) JUnit
5 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Scala Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Architect
3 4 (23.53%) PHP Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Software Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Digital Architect
4 3 (17.65%) PHP Laravel Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Angular Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Digital Developer
5 2 (11.76%) HTML CSS Developer
5 2 (11.76%) HTML Developer
5 2 (11.76%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (11.76%) MySQL Developer
5 2 (11.76%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Java Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.88%) SharePoint Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (58.82%) Node.js
2 9 (52.94%) AngularJS
2 9 (52.94%) jQuery
3 8 (47.06%) CSS
3 8 (47.06%) HTML
4 6 (35.29%) Gherkin
4 6 (35.29%) Servlets
5 5 (29.41%) JSON
5 5 (29.41%) Play Framework
6 4 (23.53%) Laravel
7 3 (17.65%) HTML5
7 3 (17.65%) LAMP
7 3 (17.65%) RESTful
7 3 (17.65%) Web Services
8 2 (11.76%) Angular 2
8 2 (11.76%) beanstalkd
8 2 (11.76%) CSS3
8 2 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (5.88%) REST
9 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Linux
2 6 (35.29%) Ubuntu
2 6 (35.29%) Windows
3 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (52.94%) Analytics
2 9 (52.94%) DevOps
2 9 (52.94%) Open Source
3 6 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (35.29%) Test Automation
4 5 (29.41%) Microservices
5 4 (23.53%) Scrum
6 3 (17.65%) Configuration Management
6 3 (17.65%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (11.76%) OO
7 2 (11.76%) OO PHP
7 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
8 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (5.88%) Information Management
8 1 (5.88%) MVC
8 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
8 1 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) Java
1 10 (58.82%) Scala
2 8 (47.06%) C#
3 6 (35.29%) Groovy
3 6 (35.29%) Haskell
3 6 (35.29%) Perl
3 6 (35.29%) Python
3 6 (35.29%) Ruby
4 4 (23.53%) PHP
5 2 (11.76%) PHP 5
5 2 (11.76%) TypeScript
6 1 (5.88%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (41.18%) Puppet
2 6 (35.29%) Grafana
2 6 (35.29%) Kibana
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Google
2 1 (5.88%) Adobe
2 1 (5.88%) webMethods