Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 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
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 45 30
Rank change year-on-year +11 -15 -
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 25 34 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 6.36% 4.35% 4.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.99% 12.78% 13.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 23 6
Shropshire median daily rate £425 £350 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.43% +10.24% -
10th Percentile £228 £301 £250
90th Percentile £513 £550 £363
West Midlands median daily rate £350 £350 £331
% change year-on-year - +5.66% +2.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Shropshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.83 £37.50 £26.13
% change year-on-year -17.79% +43.54% -22.13%

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 Shropshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Shropshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 139 266 141
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 35.37% 34.02% 35.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 127 39
Shropshire median daily rate £495 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.28% +3.75% +14.29%
10th Percentile £311 £313 £248
90th Percentile £575 £513 £489
West Midlands median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 4
Shropshire median hourly rate - £21.47 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +26.26% -15.00%
West Midlands median hourly rate £31.00 £24.25 £24.71
% change year-on-year +27.84% -1.84% +13.59%

JavaScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

Job postings citing JavaScript as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Shropshire.

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Shropshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JavaScript in Shropshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Telford +6 20 £488 +30.20% 6
JavaScript
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 14 (56.00%) Java
2 13 (52.00%) HTML
3 12 (48.00%) C#
3 12 (48.00%) CSS
3 12 (48.00%) AngularJS
4 10 (40.00%) Selenium
4 10 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (36.00%) Scala
5 9 (36.00%) WebDriver
5 9 (36.00%) Open Source
6 8 (32.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 8 (32.00%) TypeScript
7 7 (28.00%) Play Framework
7 7 (28.00%) DevOps
7 7 (28.00%) Git (software)
7 7 (28.00%) Puppet
7 7 (28.00%) MongoDB
7 7 (28.00%) Node.js
7 7 (28.00%) JSON
8 6 (24.00%) Integration Testing
8 6 (24.00%) Google
8 6 (24.00%) Scrum
9 5 (20.00%) .NET
9 5 (20.00%) Python
9 5 (20.00%) HTTP
9 5 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (20.00%) Ruby
9 5 (20.00%) Web Development
9 5 (20.00%) HTML5

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 3 (12.00%) nginx
1 3 (12.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.00%) Apache
2 1 (4.00%) JBoss
2 1 (4.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) Heroku
2 3 (12.00%) GitHub
2 3 (12.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) HTTP
2 3 (12.00%) SSL
2 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (12.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.00%) MySQL
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (40.00%) Selenium
2 9 (36.00%) WebDriver
3 7 (28.00%) Git (software)
4 5 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 5 (20.00%) Selenium IDE
5 3 (12.00%) Ant
5 3 (12.00%) Cucumber
5 3 (12.00%) Gatling
5 3 (12.00%) Grunt
5 3 (12.00%) gulp
5 3 (12.00%) IntelliJ
5 3 (12.00%) JUnit
5 3 (12.00%) Karma Test Runner
5 3 (12.00%) Sublime Text
6 2 (8.00%) Subversion
7 1 (4.00%) Eclipse
7 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio Team System
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Developer
2 4 (16.00%) Angular Developer
2 4 (16.00%) Architect
3 3 (12.00%) Consultant
3 3 (12.00%) Digital Architect
3 3 (12.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (12.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Java Architect
3 3 (12.00%) Scala Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Test Automation Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Test Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) UI Architect
3 3 (12.00%) Web Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Automation Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Digital Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Full Stack Web Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Test Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Scala Software Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (52.00%) HTML
2 12 (48.00%) AngularJS
2 12 (48.00%) CSS
3 8 (32.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 7 (28.00%) JSON
4 7 (28.00%) Node.js
4 7 (28.00%) Play Framework
5 5 (20.00%) .NET
5 5 (20.00%) HTML5
6 4 (16.00%) CSS3
6 4 (16.00%) jQuery
7 3 (12.00%) Gherkin
7 3 (12.00%) REST
7 3 (12.00%) Servlets
7 3 (12.00%) Spring
8 2 (8.00%) Ajax
8 2 (8.00%) Django
8 2 (8.00%) Guice
8 2 (8.00%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (8.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Linux
1 3 (12.00%) Ubuntu
1 3 (12.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 9 (36.00%) Open Source
3 7 (28.00%) DevOps
4 6 (24.00%) Integration Testing
4 6 (24.00%) Scrum
5 5 (20.00%) API Testing
5 5 (20.00%) Build Automation
5 5 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (20.00%) Microservices
5 5 (20.00%) Web Development
6 4 (16.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (12.00%) Analytics
7 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
7 3 (12.00%) Front End Development
8 2 (8.00%) Collaborative Working
8 2 (8.00%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (8.00%) Web Design
9 1 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (4.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (56.00%) Java
2 12 (48.00%) C#
3 9 (36.00%) Scala
4 8 (32.00%) TypeScript
5 5 (20.00%) Python
5 5 (20.00%) Ruby
6 3 (12.00%) Groovy
6 3 (12.00%) Haskell
6 3 (12.00%) Perl
7 2 (8.00%) PHP
7 2 (8.00%) SQL
8 1 (4.00%) VB.NET
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (28.00%) Puppet
2 3 (12.00%) Grafana
2 3 (12.00%) Kibana
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Google
2 1 (4.00%) Adobe
2 1 (4.00%) Facebook
2 1 (4.00%) Telerik
2 1 (4.00%) webMethods