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 3 months to 28 June 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
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 113 137 104
Rank change year-on-year +24 -33  
Contract jobs citing KnockoutJS 8 9 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.38% 0.30% 0.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.57% 1.16% 2.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 11
Median daily rate £338 £338 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +35.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £301 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £413 £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £370 £325
% change year-on-year -4.05% +13.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £40.00

KnockoutJS is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next 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 industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 511 774 545
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 24.59% 25.75% 23.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1478 2029 1461
Median daily rate £375 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.63%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £240 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £506 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 56 62
Median hourly rate £31.00 £24.00 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.16% +1.05%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £22.00 £21.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.25 £38.75 £42.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -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
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 3 months to 28 June 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
Coventry - 2 - - 4
Birmingham +10 1 - - 3
KnockoutJS
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 10 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 9 (75.00%) .NET
2 9 (75.00%) AngularJS
3 8 (66.67%) C#
4 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 6 (50.00%) CSS
4 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (41.67%) jQuery
6 4 (33.33%) MVC
6 4 (33.33%) HTML
6 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (33.33%) TDD
6 4 (33.33%) .NET Framework
6 4 (33.33%) BDD
6 4 (33.33%) Razor View Engine
6 4 (33.33%) Backbone.js
6 4 (33.33%) Node.js
6 4 (33.33%) SOLID
7 3 (25.00%) HTML5
7 3 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (25.00%) Domain-Driven Design
7 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (25.00%) SQL
7 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
8 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
8 2 (16.67%) Data Protection
8 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (16.67%) Telerik

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 (16.67%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Developer
2 8 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (25.00%) C# Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Agile .NET Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Agile Developer
5 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 2 (16.67%) SharePoint Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (8.33%) HTML CSS Developer
6 1 (8.33%) HTML Developer
6 1 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) .NET
1 9 (75.00%) AngularJS
2 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 6 (50.00%) CSS
3 5 (41.67%) jQuery
4 4 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 4 (33.33%) Backbone.js
4 4 (33.33%) HTML
4 4 (33.33%) Node.js
4 4 (33.33%) Razor View Engine
5 3 (25.00%) HTML5
5 3 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (16.67%) CSS3
6 2 (16.67%) Ember.js
6 2 (16.67%) Entity Framework
6 2 (16.67%) Kendo UI
6 2 (16.67%) Underscore.js
7 1 (8.33%) React
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (33.33%) BDD
1 4 (33.33%) MVC
1 4 (33.33%) SOLID
1 4 (33.33%) TDD
2 3 (25.00%) Domain-Driven Design
3 2 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 2 (16.67%) Secure Coding
4 1 (8.33%) Front End Development
4 1 (8.33%) Kanban
4 1 (8.33%) Scrum
4 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 8 (66.67%) C#
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Telerik
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
West Midlands
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 6 days ago