Period
to 16 January 2019

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 16 January 2019 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
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 15 18 9
Rank change year-on-year +3 -9 -2
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 30 19 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 11.72% 7.06% 11.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.39% 17.76% 32.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 12 33
Staffordshire median daily rate £450 £325 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.46% +4.00% -10.71%
10th Percentile £328 £264 £214
90th Percentile £500 £418 £386
West Midlands median daily rate £413 £363 £370
% change year-on-year +13.79% -2.03% +13.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Staffordshire median hourly rate £56.00 - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £56.00 £28.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year +98.27% +48.66% -39.57%

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 123 107 143
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 48.05% 39.78% 36.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 70 96
Staffordshire median daily rate £370 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.71% +7.69% -3.70%
10th Percentile £313 £275 £208
90th Percentile £463 £438 £459
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +10.39% +2.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 0
Staffordshire median hourly rate £52.00 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.56% - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £45.00 £32.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +40.63% +42.22% -25.00%

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 16 January 2019.

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 16 January 2019. 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
Lichfield -3 8 £490 - 2
Stoke-on-Trent -3 4 £369 +13.46% 17
Tamworth -5 4 £450 +63.64% 12
Burton-upon-Trent - 2 £350 - 2
Stafford 0 1 - - 3
JavaScript
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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 26 (86.67%) .NET
2 25 (83.33%) SQL
3 20 (66.67%) HTML
3 20 (66.67%) CSS
3 20 (66.67%) jQuery
4 19 (63.33%) SC Cleared
4 19 (63.33%) Security Cleared
4 19 (63.33%) SQL Server
5 18 (60.00%) ASP.NET
6 17 (56.67%) C#
6 17 (56.67%) MVC
6 17 (56.67%) .NET Framework
7 16 (53.33%) Oracle
7 16 (53.33%) SOAP
7 16 (53.33%) Web Services
7 16 (53.33%) REST
8 15 (50.00%) Visual Studio
8 15 (50.00%) Middleware
9 13 (43.33%) NHibernate
10 12 (40.00%) TDD
10 12 (40.00%) Use Case
11 11 (36.67%) Self-Motivation
12 7 (23.33%) Web Development
13 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
14 5 (16.67%) Degree
14 5 (16.67%) Entity Framework
15 4 (13.33%) Greenfield Project
15 4 (13.33%) Sass
15 4 (13.33%) SDLC
16 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development

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 (6.67%) IIS
1 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (6.67%) Magento
1 2 (6.67%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (63.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.67%) Hudson
Job Titles
1 29 (96.67%) Developer
2 19 (63.33%) .NET Developer
3 4 (13.33%) .NET Web Developer
3 4 (13.33%) SQL Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Web Developer
4 3 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (10.00%) C# Developer
5 2 (6.67%) .NET Software Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Agile .NET Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Agile C# Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Agile Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Angular Developer
5 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (6.67%) C# Web Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Full Stack Web Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Magento Developer
5 2 (6.67%) SharePoint Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (86.67%) .NET
2 20 (66.67%) CSS
2 20 (66.67%) HTML
2 20 (66.67%) jQuery
3 18 (60.00%) ASP.NET
4 17 (56.67%) .NET Framework
5 16 (53.33%) REST
5 16 (53.33%) SOAP
5 16 (53.33%) Web Services
6 15 (50.00%) Middleware
7 13 (43.33%) NHibernate
8 5 (16.67%) Entity Framework
9 4 (13.33%) Sass
10 3 (10.00%) CSS3
10 3 (10.00%) HTML5
11 2 (6.67%) AngularJS
11 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
11 2 (6.67%) LESS
11 2 (6.67%) Spring
11 2 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (13.33%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Android
1 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (56.67%) MVC
2 12 (40.00%) TDD
2 12 (40.00%) Use Case
3 7 (23.33%) Web Development
4 4 (13.33%) SDLC
5 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (6.67%) API Design
6 2 (6.67%) API Development
6 2 (6.67%) API Integration
6 2 (6.67%) CRM
6 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce
6 2 (6.67%) Migration
6 2 (6.67%) OO
6 2 (6.67%) OO PHP
7 1 (3.33%) Android Development
7 1 (3.33%) Business Forecasting
7 1 (3.33%) Front End Development
7 1 (3.33%) iOS Development
7 1 (3.33%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 25 (83.33%) SQL
2 17 (56.67%) C#
3 2 (6.67%) PHP
3 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
3 2 (6.67%) VB.NET
4 1 (3.33%) Apple Swift
4 1 (3.33%) Java
4 1 (3.33%) Objective-C
4 1 (3.33%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 19 (63.33%) SC Cleared
1 19 (63.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 16 (53.33%) Oracle
2 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.33%) Xamarin