Period
to 22 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Walsall 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 22 July 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 > Walsall
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 4 7
Rank change year-on-year -5 +3 -5
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 3 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Walsall 5.56% 18.18% 6.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.00% 57.14% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Walsall median daily rate £288 £545 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -47.25% - -
West Midlands median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +7.69% - +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Walsall median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £36.00 £36.50 £28.60
% change year-on-year -1.37% +27.64% -12.02%

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 Walsall with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Walsall
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 12 7 10
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Walsall 22.22% 31.82% 31.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 2
Walsall median daily rate £550 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.50% -5.88% +30.77%
10th Percentile £296 £225 £303
90th Percentile £590 £558 £528
West Midlands median daily rate £375 £375 £340
% change year-on-year - +10.29% +4.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Walsall median hourly rate - - £22.25
West Midlands median hourly rate £32.50 £24.75 £26.85
% change year-on-year +31.31% -7.80% -11.98%

JavaScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Walsall

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

Job vacancy trend for JavaScript in Walsall

JavaScript
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Walsall

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JavaScript in Walsall

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 Walsall region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) Google
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) XHTML
3 1 (33.33%) Apple
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) Xamarin.iOS
3 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) Xamarin
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (33.33%) Android Development
3 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile Development
3 1 (33.33%) Google Play
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) Publishing
3 1 (33.33%) WinForms

JavaScript
Co-occurring IT Skills in Walsall 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Google Play
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Applications Developer
3 1 (33.33%) HTML Developer
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior C# Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior WinForms Developer
3 1 (33.33%) WinForms Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) WinForms
3 1 (33.33%) Xamarin.iOS
3 1 (33.33%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Android
1 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Android Development
2 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Apple
1 1 (33.33%) Google
1 1 (33.33%) Xamarin