Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 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
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 24 11
Rank change year-on-year +13 -13 -5
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 34 11 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 11.72% 4.68% 9.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.82% 12.94% 30.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 5 29
Staffordshire median daily rate £381 £325 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.31% +4.00% -13.79%
10th Percentile £266 £283 £185
90th Percentile £464 £415 £375
West Midlands median daily rate £413 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +17.86% - +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Staffordshire median hourly rate £53.50 - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £52.00 £33.44 £37.50
% change year-on-year +55.50% -10.83% +31.58%

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 137 85 124
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 47.24% 36.17% 31.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 57 77
Staffordshire median daily rate £364 £338 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.78% +8.00% -14.38%
10th Percentile £275 £298 £197
90th Percentile £448 £425 £391
West Midlands median daily rate £413 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 2
Staffordshire median hourly rate £21.00 £35.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.00% +6.06% +106.25%
10th Percentile £17.71 £29.30 £30.55
90th Percentile £56.75 £47.50 £35.85
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.11 £32.50 £29.75
% change year-on-year -7.37% +9.24% +15.94%

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 21 September 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 21 September 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 +4 13 £356 +7.55% 21
Tamworth - 5 £450 - 5
Lichfield -3 2 £480 - 7
Burton-upon-Trent - 2 £325 - 3
Stafford -2 1 £388 +19.23% 2
JavaScript
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 24 (70.59%) .NET
2 22 (64.71%) HTML
2 22 (64.71%) CSS
3 20 (58.82%) SQL
4 19 (55.88%) jQuery
5 18 (52.94%) C#
6 16 (47.06%) MVC
7 15 (44.12%) .NET Framework
7 15 (44.12%) SQL Server
8 14 (41.18%) ASP.NET
9 13 (38.24%) Web Services
10 11 (32.35%) HTML5
10 11 (32.35%) Self-Motivation
11 10 (29.41%) Entity Framework
11 10 (29.41%) SC Cleared
11 10 (29.41%) Security Cleared
12 9 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (26.47%) Oracle
12 9 (26.47%) SOAP
12 9 (26.47%) REST
13 8 (23.53%) CSS3
13 8 (23.53%) Windows
14 7 (20.59%) NHibernate
14 7 (20.59%) Web Development
14 7 (20.59%) Android
14 7 (20.59%) AngularJS
15 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web API
15 6 (17.65%) Apple iOS
15 6 (17.65%) Greenfield Project
15 6 (17.65%) Use Case

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 2 (5.88%) IIS
1 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Magento
1 2 (5.88%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (11.76%) IaaS
2 4 (11.76%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (44.12%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.82%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.88%) Hudson
2 2 (5.88%) MSI
2 2 (5.88%) WiX
General
1 2 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 34 (100.00%) Developer
2 16 (47.06%) .NET Developer
3 4 (11.76%) Software Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Applications Developer
5 2 (5.88%) .NET Software Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Android Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Angular Developer
5 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (5.88%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Magento Developer
5 2 (5.88%) React Developer
5 2 (5.88%) SharePoint Developer
5 2 (5.88%) SQL Developer
5 2 (5.88%) UI Developer
6 1 (2.94%) .NET Web Developer
6 1 (2.94%) C# Developer
6 1 (2.94%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (2.94%) iOS Developer
6 1 (2.94%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (70.59%) .NET
2 22 (64.71%) CSS
2 22 (64.71%) HTML
3 19 (55.88%) jQuery
4 15 (44.12%) .NET Framework
5 14 (41.18%) ASP.NET
6 13 (38.24%) Web Services
7 11 (32.35%) HTML5
8 10 (29.41%) Entity Framework
9 9 (26.47%) REST
9 9 (26.47%) SOAP
10 8 (23.53%) CSS3
11 7 (20.59%) AngularJS
11 7 (20.59%) NHibernate
12 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web API
12 6 (17.65%) Middleware
13 4 (11.76%) WCF
13 4 (11.76%) WPF
14 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET MVC
14 3 (8.82%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 11 (32.35%) Self-Motivation
2 6 (17.65%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (11.76%) Mobile App
4 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.88%) User Experience
5 1 (2.94%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 8 (23.53%) Windows
2 7 (20.59%) Android
3 6 (17.65%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) MVC
2 9 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (20.59%) Web Development
4 6 (17.65%) Use Case
5 5 (14.71%) iOS Development
5 5 (14.71%) TDD
6 4 (11.76%) Android Development
7 3 (8.82%) Facilities Management
7 3 (8.82%) Mobile Application Development
7 3 (8.82%) Push Notifications
7 3 (8.82%) Scrum
7 3 (8.82%) Web Application Development
8 2 (5.88%) API Design
8 2 (5.88%) API Development
8 2 (5.88%) API Integration
8 2 (5.88%) E-Commerce
8 2 (5.88%) Migration
8 2 (5.88%) OO
8 2 (5.88%) OO PHP
9 1 (2.94%) Business Forecasting
Programming Languages
1 20 (58.82%) SQL
2 18 (52.94%) C#
3 5 (14.71%) TypeScript
4 4 (11.76%) Apple Swift
4 4 (11.76%) Java
4 4 (11.76%) Objective-C
5 3 (8.82%) T-SQL
5 3 (8.82%) VB.NET
6 2 (5.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (29.41%) SC Cleared
1 10 (29.41%) Security Cleared
2 4 (11.76%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Hyper-V
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) SCCM
1 2 (5.88%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 9 (26.47%) Oracle
2 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.76%) Xamarin
3 2 (5.88%) VMware
4 1 (2.94%) Twitter