The median contractor rate for a JavaScript Developer was £331 per day in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 29 April 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Developer
England / West Midlands
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 104 108
Rank change year-on-year +22 +4  
Contract jobs requiring a JavaScript Developer 28 33 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.29% 1.14% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.37% 1.20% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 20 16
Median daily rate £331 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.41% -7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £220 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £353 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year +5.63% +1.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £22.54 -
% change year-on-year +95.20% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2048 2753 2518
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 94.25% 95.19% 93.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 1280 1551 1480
Median daily rate £400 £388 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% +6.89%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £510 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year +1.01% +5.60%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 77 162
Median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -20.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.83
% change year-on-year - +4.01%  

JavaScript Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands that featured JavaScript Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for JavaScript Developer in the West Midlands

JavaScript Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JavaScript Developer in the West Midlands

JavaScript Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JavaScript Developer in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 29 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JavaScript Developer in the West Midlands

JavaScript Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JavaScript Developer in the West Midlands

JavaScript Developer
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript Developer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +20 19 £344 +19.56% 11
Warwickshire +10 3 £369 +13.46% 5
Shropshire +25 2 £275 - 2
Coventry +12 2 £301 +0.41% 2
Staffordshire -4 1 £285 -0.86% 4
Walsall - 1 £300 -
JavaScript Developer
England

JavaScript Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 April 2017, JavaScript Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region featuring JavaScript Developer in the job title.

1 49 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 42 (85.71%) HTML
3 36 (73.47%) CSS
4 24 (48.98%) AngularJS
5 19 (38.78%) Node.js
6 15 (30.61%) Front End Development
6 15 (30.61%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (30.61%) HTML5
7 14 (28.57%) Git (software)
7 14 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 13 (26.53%) C#
8 13 (26.53%) jQuery
9 12 (24.49%) CSS3
10 11 (22.45%) React
10 11 (22.45%) Microsoft
10 11 (22.45%) Web Services
10 11 (22.45%) .NET
11 10 (20.41%) SQL Server
11 10 (20.41%) OO
11 10 (20.41%) gulp
12 9 (18.37%) ASP.NET
12 9 (18.37%) SQL
12 9 (18.37%) Web Development
13 8 (16.33%) Microsoft Azure
13 8 (16.33%) PHP
13 8 (16.33%) LESS
13 8 (16.33%) Angular 2
14 7 (14.29%) Grunt
14 7 (14.29%) MySQL
14 7 (14.29%) Unit Testing

JavaScript Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (4.08%) Drupal
1 2 (4.08%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.04%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (16.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (12.24%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.08%) AdWords
3 2 (4.08%) GitHub
3 2 (4.08%) Google Analytics
3 2 (4.08%) PaaS
4 1 (2.04%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (2.04%) Bluemix
4 1 (2.04%) Google App Engine
4 1 (2.04%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (2.04%) Heroku
4 1 (2.04%) IaaS
4 1 (2.04%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) Internet
1 1 (2.04%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.41%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.29%) MySQL
3 5 (10.20%) MongoDB
4 4 (8.16%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (4.08%) Redis
6 1 (2.04%) Big Data
6 1 (2.04%) CouchDB
6 1 (2.04%) DB2
6 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 10 (20.41%) gulp
3 7 (14.29%) Grunt
4 3 (6.12%) Subversion
5 2 (4.08%) JHipster
5 2 (4.08%) JSUnit
5 2 (4.08%) PHPUnit
5 2 (4.08%) Protractor
6 1 (2.04%) Bower
6 1 (2.04%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.04%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.04%) JSHint
6 1 (2.04%) Maven
6 1 (2.04%) Mocha
6 1 (2.04%) Selenium
6 1 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.04%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (6.12%) Finance
2 2 (4.08%) Marketing
2 2 (4.08%) Retail
3 1 (2.04%) Back Office
3 1 (2.04%) Electronics
3 1 (2.04%) Games
3 1 (2.04%) Local Government
3 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (85.71%) HTML
2 36 (73.47%) CSS
3 24 (48.98%) AngularJS
4 19 (38.78%) Node.js
5 15 (30.61%) HTML5
6 14 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 13 (26.53%) jQuery
8 12 (24.49%) CSS3
9 11 (22.45%) .NET
9 11 (22.45%) React
9 11 (22.45%) Web Services
10 9 (18.37%) ASP.NET
11 8 (16.33%) Angular 2
11 8 (16.33%) LESS
12 5 (10.20%) .NET Framework
12 5 (10.20%) Entity Framework
12 5 (10.20%) Sass
12 5 (10.20%) WCF
13 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET MVC
13 4 (8.16%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.16%) User Experience
2 2 (4.08%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.04%) CMDB
3 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.04%) Fintech
3 1 (2.04%) Graphic Design
3 1 (2.04%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.04%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.24%) Linux
2 4 (8.16%) Unix
3 3 (6.12%) Ubuntu
4 2 (4.08%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.04%) Android
5 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.61%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (30.61%) Front End Development
2 10 (20.41%) OO
3 9 (18.37%) Web Development
4 7 (14.29%) Unit Testing
5 6 (12.24%) MVC
5 6 (12.24%) OO PHP
5 6 (12.24%) TDD
6 4 (8.16%) BDD
6 4 (8.16%) Case Management
6 4 (8.16%) Scrum
7 3 (6.12%) Analytics
7 3 (6.12%) E-Commerce
7 3 (6.12%) Open Source
8 2 (4.08%) Asynchronous Programming
8 2 (4.08%) Content Management
8 2 (4.08%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
8 2 (4.08%) Low Latency
8 2 (4.08%) Software Testing
8 2 (4.08%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 49 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 13 (26.53%) C#
3 9 (18.37%) SQL
4 8 (16.33%) PHP
5 5 (10.20%) Java
6 2 (4.08%) PHP 5
7 1 (2.04%) ECMAScript
7 1 (2.04%) Python
7 1 (2.04%) TypeScript
7 1 (2.04%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (2.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) QA
2 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) Docker
Vendors
1 11 (22.45%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.12%) Google
3 2 (4.08%) IBM
3 2 (4.08%) Zend
4 1 (2.04%) SAP
4 1 (2.04%) ServiceNow
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