Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 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 19 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.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 10 17
Rank change year-on-year -3 +7 +1
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 6 17 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 7.14% 12.59% 6.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.33% 41.46% 20.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 14 6
Worcestershire median daily rate £350 £363 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.45% +45.00% +17.37%
10th Percentile £254 £213 £166
90th Percentile £413 £438 £306
West Midlands median daily rate £350 £350 £331
% change year-on-year - +5.66% +1.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Worcestershire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.83 £37.50 £26.13
% change year-on-year -17.79% +43.54% -26.46%

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 Worcestershire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Worcestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 18 41 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 21.43% 30.37% 30.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 32 31
Worcestershire median daily rate £350 £344 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.82% -12.97% +37.39%
10th Percentile £138 £213 £206
90th Percentile £428 £433 £488
West Midlands median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +2.67% +7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 6
Worcestershire median hourly rate £12.50 £41.50 £15.15
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -69.88% +173.93% +12.22%
10th Percentile £11.25 £40.75 £12.00
90th Percentile £13.75 £42.25 £21.00
West Midlands median hourly rate £31.00 £24.25 £24.71
% change year-on-year +27.84% -1.84% +16.26%

JavaScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

Job postings citing JavaScript as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire.

Job vacancy trend for JavaScript in Worcestershire

JavaScript
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JavaScript in Worcestershire

JavaScript
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Worcestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JavaScript in Worcestershire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JavaScript in Worcestershire

JavaScript
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JavaScript in Worcestershire

JavaScript
Contract Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the Worcestershire region over the 6 months to 19 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
Worcester -4 3 £325 -10.34% 3
Redditch +4 1 - - 1
JavaScript
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 4 (66.67%) HTML
1 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) XML
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Web Development
2 3 (50.00%) jQuery
2 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 2 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 2 (33.33%) Pega
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) WebDriver
3 2 (33.33%) HTML5
3 2 (33.33%) CSS3
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) PHP
3 2 (33.33%) XSL
3 2 (33.33%) Unix
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Ajax
4 1 (16.67%) Google
4 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
4 1 (16.67%) MVC
4 1 (16.67%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (16.67%) Sass
4 1 (16.67%) LESS
4 1 (16.67%) Open Source
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure

JavaScript
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcestershire 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 1 (16.67%) Drupal
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) WebDriver
2 1 (16.67%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (33.33%) Pega Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Drupal Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) CSS
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (50.00%) jQuery
2 3 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) CSS3
3 2 (33.33%) HTML5
3 2 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (33.33%) XSL
4 1 (16.67%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) Ajax
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (16.67%) Drush
4 1 (16.67%) LESS
4 1 (16.67%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Web Development
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Open Source
3 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) Typography
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) C#
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
1 2 (33.33%) Pega
2 1 (16.67%) Google