Period
to 24 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 24 April 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)
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 11 9
Rank change year-on-year -3 -2 +1
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 25 32 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 9.36% 9.61% 13.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.12% 25.81% 29.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 25 26
Staffordshire median daily rate £325 £275 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.18% -15.38% -
10th Percentile £249 £209 £213
90th Percentile £425 £455 £409
West Midlands median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Staffordshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £27.83 £41.00 £10.00
% change year-on-year -32.12% +310.00% -65.14%

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Staffordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 113 124 129
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 42.32% 37.24% 45.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 89 81
Staffordshire median daily rate £350 £335 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.48% +3.08% -6.47%
10th Percentile £270 £213 £225
90th Percentile £431 £440 £425
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Staffordshire median hourly rate £45.00 £29.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.17% - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £37.50 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +50.00% +19.05% -27.20%

JavaScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for JavaScript in Staffordshire

JavaScript
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JavaScript in Staffordshire

JavaScript
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JavaScript in Staffordshire over the 6 months to 24 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JavaScript in Staffordshire

JavaScript
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JavaScript in Staffordshire

JavaScript
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 24 April 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
Stoke-on-Trent -1 14 £373 +49.00% 22
Stafford -4 4 £325 -12.16% 4
Lichfield - 2 - - 7
Tamworth - 1 £325 - 3
JavaScript
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 22 (88.00%) CSS
2 21 (84.00%) HTML
3 19 (76.00%) C#
4 16 (64.00%) .NET
5 10 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 10 (40.00%) HTML5
6 9 (36.00%) TypeScript
6 9 (36.00%) MVC
6 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (32.00%) WCF
7 8 (32.00%) SQL
7 8 (32.00%) Windows
7 8 (32.00%) CSS3
8 7 (28.00%) Entity Framework
8 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 7 (28.00%) jQuery
8 7 (28.00%) Self-Motivation
8 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
8 7 (28.00%) .NET Framework
9 6 (24.00%) WPF
9 6 (24.00%) Web Services
9 6 (24.00%) PaaS
9 6 (24.00%) Mentoring
9 6 (24.00%) IaaS
10 5 (20.00%) Dapper ORM
10 5 (20.00%) WiX
10 5 (20.00%) AngularJS
10 5 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
10 5 (20.00%) Hyper-V

JavaScript
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 1 (4.00%) ColdFusion
1 1 (4.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (24.00%) IaaS
2 6 (24.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) MySQL
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) MSI
1 5 (20.00%) WiX
2 4 (16.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (8.00%) Subversion
3 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (8.00%) webpack
4 1 (4.00%) Bitbucket
4 1 (4.00%) JIRA
4 1 (4.00%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 25 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (32.00%) Senior Developer
3 6 (24.00%) C# Developer
3 6 (24.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 6 (24.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 5 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 5 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 5 (20.00%) UI Developer
5 4 (16.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 3 (12.00%) HTML CSS Developer
6 3 (12.00%) HTML Developer
6 3 (12.00%) Lead Developer
6 3 (12.00%) Senior C# Developer
7 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 2 (8.00%) C# Web Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Senior Full Stack Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Senior Web Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Team Leader
7 2 (8.00%) Web Developer
8 1 (4.00%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (88.00%) CSS
2 21 (84.00%) HTML
3 16 (64.00%) .NET
4 10 (40.00%) HTML5
5 8 (32.00%) CSS3
5 8 (32.00%) WCF
6 7 (28.00%) .NET Framework
6 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 7 (28.00%) Entity Framework
6 7 (28.00%) jQuery
7 6 (24.00%) Web Services
7 6 (24.00%) WPF
8 5 (20.00%) Angular 2
8 5 (20.00%) AngularJS
8 5 (20.00%) Dapper ORM
8 5 (20.00%) MFC
8 5 (20.00%) NHibernate
9 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET
10 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (8.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (16.00%) User Experience
4 3 (12.00%) N-Tier
5 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (4.00%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 8 (32.00%) Windows
2 2 (8.00%) Android
3 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (36.00%) MVC
2 6 (24.00%) Mentoring
3 4 (16.00%) OO
4 3 (12.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (12.00%) Web Development
5 2 (8.00%) Android Development
5 2 (8.00%) Front End Development
5 2 (8.00%) OOP
5 2 (8.00%) SDLC
5 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.00%) Coaching
6 1 (4.00%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.00%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (4.00%) MVVM
6 1 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (4.00%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (4.00%) Push Notifications
6 1 (4.00%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 19 (76.00%) C#
2 9 (36.00%) TypeScript
3 8 (32.00%) SQL
4 4 (16.00%) Java
5 3 (12.00%) VB.NET
6 2 (8.00%) Apple Swift
6 2 (8.00%) Objective-C
7 1 (4.00%) PHP
7 1 (4.00%) PHP 5
7 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
7 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) Hyper-V
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 5 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) SCCM
1 5 (20.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.00%) VMware
3 2 (8.00%) Xamarin