Period
to 17 January 2018

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 17 January 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 > Walsall
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 - 6
Rank change year-on-year - +6 +3
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 5 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Walsall 23.81% - 10.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 62.50% - 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Walsall median daily rate £303 - £310
10th Percentile £273 - £295
90th Percentile £326 - £325
West Midlands median daily rate £363 £370 £325
% change year-on-year -2.03% +13.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Walsall median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.83 £19.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year +35.95% -41.53% +13.26%

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 Walsall with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Walsall
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 8 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Walsall 38.10% 16.13% 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 4
Walsall median daily rate £310 £390 £293
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.51% +33.33% -10.00%
10th Percentile £273 £333 £228
90th Percentile £365 £438 £430
West Midlands median daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +2.00% +7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Walsall median hourly rate £16.41 - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £31.75 £23.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year +38.04% -24.59% +6.66%

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 17 January 2018, 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 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (60.00%) MVC
3 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (40.00%) jQuery
4 2 (40.00%) Content Management
4 2 (40.00%) CMS
4 2 (40.00%) Entity Framework
4 2 (40.00%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (40.00%) HTML
4 2 (40.00%) CSS
4 2 (40.00%) IIS
4 2 (40.00%) HTML5
4 2 (40.00%) User Experience
5 1 (20.00%) Mobile Development
5 1 (20.00%) Google Play
5 1 (20.00%) Xamarin.iOS
5 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
5 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (20.00%) Apple
5 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (20.00%) Publishing
5 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
5 1 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) CMS
1 2 (40.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Google Play
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (20.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (80.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 2 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (40.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (40.00%) HTML CSS Developer
3 2 (40.00%) HTML Developer
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Applications Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (40.00%) CSS
4 2 (40.00%) Entity Framework
4 2 (40.00%) HTML
4 2 (40.00%) HTML5
4 2 (40.00%) jQuery
4 2 (40.00%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (20.00%) Ajax
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (20.00%) Xamarin.iOS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) User Experience
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Android
1 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) Content Management
2 2 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Android Development
3 1 (20.00%) iOS Development
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Apple
1 1 (20.00%) Google
1 1 (20.00%) Xamarin