Period
to 26 April 2018

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 26 April 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.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 7 17
Rank change year-on-year -9 +10 0
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 6 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 4.35% 11.58% 5.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.79% 42.31% 15.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 2
Worcestershire median daily rate £331 £350 £276
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.36% +26.70% -7.92%
10th Percentile £243 £258 £207
90th Percentile £439 £394 £359
West Midlands median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Worcestershire median hourly rate - - £28.00
West Midlands median hourly rate £27.83 £41.00 £10.00
% change year-on-year -32.12% +310.00% -65.14%

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 38 26 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 27.54% 27.37% 37.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 19 32
Worcestershire median daily rate £380 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% -17.65% +41.67%
10th Percentile £234 £232 £223
90th Percentile £450 £445 £499
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
Worcestershire median hourly rate - £43.75 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +108.33% -54.59%
West Midlands median hourly rate £37.50 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +50.00% +11.11% -22.00%

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 26 April 2018.

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 26 April 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
Redditch 0 3 £450 +28.57% 8
Worcester -8 3 £325 -10.34% 7
JavaScript
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (66.67%) Front End Development
3 3 (50.00%) Angular 2
3 3 (50.00%) TypeScript
3 3 (50.00%) MVC
3 3 (50.00%) C#
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (50.00%) .NET
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) TDD
3 3 (50.00%) jQuery
4 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio Team System
4 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 2 (33.33%) Web Development
4 2 (33.33%) QA
4 2 (33.33%) Sass
4 2 (33.33%) LESS
4 2 (33.33%) Mobile Development
4 2 (33.33%) SDLC
4 2 (33.33%) HTML5
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Core
4 2 (33.33%) Acceptance Criteria
4 2 (33.33%) HTTP
5 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
5 1 (16.67%) CSS3
5 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design

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%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (16.67%) Bitbucket
2 1 (16.67%) CasperJS
2 1 (16.67%) Grunt
2 1 (16.67%) gulp
2 1 (16.67%) Jasmine
2 1 (16.67%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Angular Developer
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (33.33%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (16.67%) HTML CSS Developer
3 1 (16.67%) HTML Developer
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) Angular 2
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Core
3 2 (33.33%) HTML5
3 2 (33.33%) LESS
3 2 (33.33%) Sass
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (16.67%) Ajax
4 1 (16.67%) CSS3
4 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
4 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Front End Development
2 3 (50.00%) MVC
2 3 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) Acceptance Criteria
3 2 (33.33%) Mobile Development
3 2 (33.33%) SDLC
3 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 2 (33.33%) Web Development
4 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
4 1 (16.67%) OOP
4 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (16.67%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
1 3 (50.00%) TypeScript
2 1 (16.67%) PHP
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft