Period
to 20 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for KnockoutJS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited KnockoutJS over the 6 months to 20 February 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.

Knockout
England > West Midlands
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 157 162 156
Rank change year-on-year +5 -6 -1
Contract jobs citing KnockoutJS 25 29 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.52% 0.55% 0.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.91% 2.09% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 19
West Midlands median daily rate £375 £353 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.38% +17.50% -20.00%
10th Percentile £325 £300 £260
90th Percentile £443 £375 £388
England median daily rate £400 £375 £380
% change year-on-year +6.67% -1.32% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £39.29 £56.66 £35.00
% change year-on-year -30.65% +61.87% -

KnockoutJS is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,306 1,390 1,225
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 27.29% 26.42% 24.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 846 874 765
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £398 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.57% +8.97% -2.67%
10th Percentile £256 £275 £260
90th Percentile £563 £538 £512
England median daily rate £475 £433 £425
% change year-on-year +9.70% +1.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 22 27
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.42 £25.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.67% +11.11% -24.37%
10th Percentile £14.11 £15.70 £11.45
90th Percentile £44.50 £34.45 £45.00
England median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +10.00%

KnockoutJS
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing KnockoutJS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for KnockoutJS in the West Midlands

KnockoutJS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for KnockoutJS in the West Midlands

KnockoutJS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing KnockoutJS in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 20 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for KnockoutJS in the West Midlands

KnockoutJS
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 KnockoutJS within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 February 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
Birmingham +3 12 £425 +30.77% 5
Solihull -3 6 - - 2
Coventry +7 3 £375 +6.38% 3
Walsall - 1 £310 -
Warwickshire - 1 £375 - 5
KnockoutJS
England

For the 6 months to 20 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing KnockoutJS 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for KnockoutJS.

1 20 (80.00%) jQuery
2 19 (76.00%) CSS
2 19 (76.00%) HTML
3 15 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 15 (60.00%) .NET
3 15 (60.00%) MVC
4 14 (56.00%) C#
4 14 (56.00%) AngularJS
5 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (44.00%) SQL
6 11 (44.00%) Backbone.js
7 10 (40.00%) CSS3
7 10 (40.00%) HTML5
7 10 (40.00%) React
8 9 (36.00%) User Experience
8 9 (36.00%) Durandal
8 9 (36.00%) Sass
8 9 (36.00%) LESS
8 9 (36.00%) SOAP
8 9 (36.00%) Ajax
9 8 (32.00%) TDD
9 8 (32.00%) WCF
9 8 (32.00%) PowerShell
9 8 (32.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (32.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
9 8 (32.00%) Java
9 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
9 8 (32.00%) Visual Studio
9 8 (32.00%) XML

KnockoutJS
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 8 (32.00%) NServiceBus
2 2 (8.00%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (4.00%) CMS
3 1 (4.00%) Confluence
3 1 (4.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (24.00%) GIMP
1 6 (24.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (32.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (32.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 8 (32.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.00%) JIRA
2 1 (4.00%) Mercurial
2 1 (4.00%) SpecFlow
2 1 (4.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (8.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (100.00%) Developer
2 14 (56.00%) .NET Developer
3 8 (32.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 8 (32.00%) C# Developer
4 7 (28.00%) Angular Developer
4 7 (28.00%) UI Developer
5 6 (24.00%) Java Developer
5 6 (24.00%) Lead .NET Developer
5 6 (24.00%) Lead C# Developer
5 6 (24.00%) Lead Developer
6 4 (16.00%) HTML CSS Developer
6 4 (16.00%) HTML Developer
7 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 3 (12.00%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (8.00%) Agile .NET Developer
8 2 (8.00%) Agile Developer
9 1 (4.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (4.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 1 (4.00%) Senior Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (80.00%) jQuery
2 19 (76.00%) CSS
2 19 (76.00%) HTML
3 15 (60.00%) .NET
4 14 (56.00%) AngularJS
5 11 (44.00%) Backbone.js
6 10 (40.00%) CSS3
6 10 (40.00%) HTML5
6 10 (40.00%) React
7 9 (36.00%) Ajax
7 9 (36.00%) Durandal
7 9 (36.00%) LESS
7 9 (36.00%) Sass
7 9 (36.00%) SOAP
8 8 (32.00%) StructureMap
8 8 (32.00%) WCF
8 8 (32.00%) XML
9 6 (24.00%) RESTful
9 6 (24.00%) Web Services
10 5 (20.00%) Angular 2
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) User Experience
2 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (8.00%) NHS
3 1 (4.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Android
1 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) MVC
2 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (32.00%) TDD
4 6 (24.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 3 (12.00%) SOLID
5 3 (12.00%) Wireframes
6 2 (8.00%) BDD
6 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (8.00%) Domain-Driven Design
6 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (8.00%) Web Development
7 1 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (4.00%) Mobile Development
7 1 (4.00%) SDLC
7 1 (4.00%) Test Automation
7 1 (4.00%) Unit Testing
7 1 (4.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 14 (56.00%) C#
3 11 (44.00%) SQL
4 8 (32.00%) Java
4 8 (32.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.00%) Go
5 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.00%) Scala
5 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (24.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.00%) Xamarin