Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 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.

Knockout
England > West Midlands
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 170 175 150
Rank change year-on-year +5 -25 +7
Contract jobs citing KnockoutJS 14 31 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.29% 0.50% 0.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.20% 1.97% 1.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 16 18
West Midlands median daily rate £338 £353 £289
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.26% +22.08% -23.00%
10th Percentile £307 £306 £175
90th Percentile £363 £385 £357
England median daily rate £388 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +3.33% -6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £43.00

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 1168 1572 1119
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 24.13% 25.50% 22.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 774 965 684
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £263 £268 £213
90th Percentile £571 £519 £498
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 17 31
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.58 £23.00 £28.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.96% -19.83% +4.33%
10th Percentile £18.38 £10.40 £11.00
90th Percentile £41.15 £39.82 £43.78
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.29%

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
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 21 November 2017. 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
Coventry +15 6 - - 2
Birmingham +2 2 £375 +7.14% 3
Walsall - 2 £315 - 1
KnockoutJS
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing KnockoutJS 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for KnockoutJS.

1 13 (92.86%) .NET
2 11 (78.57%) MVC
2 11 (78.57%) ASP.NET Web API
3 10 (71.43%) C#
3 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
4 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (57.14%) TDD
5 8 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (57.14%) Backbone.js
5 8 (57.14%) AngularJS
6 7 (50.00%) SOLID
6 7 (50.00%) Razor View Engine
6 7 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (50.00%) BDD
6 7 (50.00%) Node.js
6 7 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
7 6 (42.86%) .NET Framework
7 6 (42.86%) Entity Framework
8 4 (28.57%) SQL
8 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
9 3 (21.43%) jQuery
10 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
10 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
10 2 (14.29%) GoCardless
10 2 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (14.29%) Secure Coding
10 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (14.29%) Kendo UI
10 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (7.14%) Sass

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 2 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) GIMP
1 1 (7.14%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) SpecFlow
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Developer
2 11 (78.57%) .NET Developer
3 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 6 (42.86%) Agile .NET Developer
4 6 (42.86%) Agile Developer
5 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (14.29%) C# Developer
6 2 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (7.14%) Applications Developer
7 1 (7.14%) Technical Leader
7 1 (7.14%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (92.86%) .NET
2 11 (78.57%) ASP.NET Web API
3 8 (57.14%) AngularJS
3 8 (57.14%) Backbone.js
4 7 (50.00%) Node.js
4 7 (50.00%) Razor View Engine
5 6 (42.86%) .NET Framework
5 6 (42.86%) Entity Framework
6 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
7 3 (21.43%) jQuery
8 2 (14.29%) Kendo UI
9 1 (7.14%) .NET Core
9 1 (7.14%) Ajax
9 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 1 (7.14%) CSS3
9 1 (7.14%) Durandal
9 1 (7.14%) HTML5
9 1 (7.14%) LESS
9 1 (7.14%) React
9 1 (7.14%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) MVC
2 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (57.14%) TDD
4 7 (50.00%) BDD
4 7 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
4 7 (50.00%) SOLID
5 2 (14.29%) Secure Coding
6 1 (7.14%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 1 (7.14%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) C#
1 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 4 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) GoCardless