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 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
West Midlands / Shropshire
Rank 26 32 27
Rank change year-on-year +6 -5  
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 9 31 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 5.00% 7.24% 2.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.69% 14.03% 6.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 4
Median daily rate £275 £510 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -46.07% +45.71%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.75 £38.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +9.86% +8.57%  

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 77 221 79
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 42.78% 51.64% 46.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 79 33
Median daily rate £491 £465 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.48% +6.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £370 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 23 March 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 +8 2 - - 3
Shrewsbury - 2 £275 - 4
JavaScript
West Midlands

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 (58.33%) Java
2 13 (54.17%) AngularJS
3 11 (45.83%) CSS
4 10 (41.67%) C#
4 10 (41.67%) HTML
4 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (41.67%) MongoDB
4 10 (41.67%) jQuery
4 10 (41.67%) Git (software)
5 9 (37.50%) Google Analytics
5 9 (37.50%) Google
5 9 (37.50%) NoSQL
5 9 (37.50%) Analytics
5 9 (37.50%) Jenkins
6 8 (33.33%) Cucumber
6 8 (33.33%) Selenium
6 8 (33.33%) Open Source
6 8 (33.33%) Windows
6 8 (33.33%) Linux
7 7 (29.17%) Tomcat
7 7 (29.17%) Ant
7 7 (29.17%) Automated Testing
7 7 (29.17%) Node.js
7 7 (29.17%) Ubuntu
7 7 (29.17%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (29.17%) Grunt
7 7 (29.17%) gulp
7 7 (29.17%) Gatling
8 6 (25.00%) Grafana
8 6 (25.00%) Sublime Text

JavaScript
Top Related 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 7 (29.17%) Tomcat
2 6 (25.00%) nginx
3 4 (16.67%) Documentum
4 3 (12.50%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (8.33%) Apache
5 2 (8.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Oracle BPM
1 3 (12.50%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 9 (37.50%) Google Analytics
2 6 (25.00%) GitHub
3 4 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (8.33%) AdWords
5 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) HTTP
1 6 (25.00%) SSL
1 6 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (8.33%) Network Security
3 1 (4.17%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (41.67%) MongoDB
2 9 (37.50%) NoSQL
3 5 (20.83%) MySQL
4 3 (12.50%) Hadoop
4 3 (12.50%) HBase
5 2 (8.33%) Redis
Development Applications
1 10 (41.67%) Git (software)
2 9 (37.50%) Jenkins
3 8 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 8 (33.33%) Selenium
4 7 (29.17%) Ant
4 7 (29.17%) Gatling
4 7 (29.17%) Grunt
4 7 (29.17%) gulp
5 6 (25.00%) IntelliJ
5 6 (25.00%) Karma Test Runner
5 6 (25.00%) Sublime Text
6 3 (12.50%) Subversion
7 2 (8.33%) JIRA
7 2 (8.33%) Maven
7 2 (8.33%) PHPUnit
8 1 (4.17%) Eclipse
8 1 (4.17%) SonarQube
8 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
8 1 (4.17%) webpack
8 1 (4.17%) Yeoman
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Billing
Job Titles
1 18 (75.00%) Developer
2 6 (25.00%) Scala Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Angular Developer
3 4 (16.67%) PHP Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Architect
4 3 (12.50%) PHP Laravel Developer
5 2 (8.33%) HTML CSS Developer
5 2 (8.33%) HTML Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Java Developer
5 2 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (8.33%) MySQL Developer
5 2 (8.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Active Directory Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Agile Test Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Integration Developer
6 1 (4.17%) QA Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (54.17%) AngularJS
2 11 (45.83%) CSS
3 10 (41.67%) HTML
3 10 (41.67%) jQuery
4 7 (29.17%) Node.js
5 6 (25.00%) Gherkin
5 6 (25.00%) Servlets
6 5 (20.83%) XML
7 4 (16.67%) HTML5
7 4 (16.67%) Laravel
7 4 (16.67%) RESTful
7 4 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (16.67%) Web Services
8 3 (12.50%) Angular 2
8 3 (12.50%) CSS3
8 3 (12.50%) EDIFACT
8 3 (12.50%) JSON
8 3 (12.50%) LAMP
9 2 (8.33%) beanstalkd
9 2 (8.33%) React
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Digital Media
2 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Linux
1 8 (33.33%) Windows
2 7 (29.17%) Ubuntu
3 2 (8.33%) Unix
4 1 (4.17%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (37.50%) Analytics
3 8 (33.33%) Open Source
4 7 (29.17%) Automated Testing
4 7 (29.17%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (25.00%) DevOps
6 4 (16.67%) OO
6 4 (16.67%) Workflow
7 3 (12.50%) Content Management
7 3 (12.50%) Data Ingestion
7 3 (12.50%) Migration
7 3 (12.50%) Web Development
8 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (8.33%) CRM
8 2 (8.33%) Customer Requirements
8 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (8.33%) MVC
8 2 (8.33%) OO PHP
8 2 (8.33%) Scrum
8 2 (8.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (58.33%) Java
2 10 (41.67%) C#
3 6 (25.00%) Groovy
3 6 (25.00%) Haskell
3 6 (25.00%) Perl
3 6 (25.00%) PHP
3 6 (25.00%) Python
3 6 (25.00%) Ruby
3 6 (25.00%) Scala
4 4 (16.67%) SQL
4 4 (16.67%) TypeScript
5 3 (12.50%) ABAP
6 2 (8.33%) PHP 5
7 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
7 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
1 1 (4.17%) ISEB
1 1 (4.17%) ISTQB
1 1 (4.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (25.00%) Grafana
1 6 (25.00%) Kibana
2 1 (4.17%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 1 (4.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) Google
2 4 (16.67%) Oracle
3 3 (12.50%) Cloudera
3 3 (12.50%) Pega
3 3 (12.50%) SAP
4 1 (4.17%) HP
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft