The first table below looks at the demand for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Somerset region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 27 15 5
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -10
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 23 20 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 6.37% 10.36% 20.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.85% 25.64% 50.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 12 17
Average daily rate
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£300 £299 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.41% -10.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £105 £261 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £325 £397
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £305 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
Programming Languages Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
179 78 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 49.58% 40.41% 41.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 50 36
Average daily rate £325 £325 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £260 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £365 £412
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 3
Average hourly rate £35.00 £19.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+84.21% -24.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
JavaScript
South West

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JavaScript across the Somerset region.

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

JavaScript
Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaScript across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

JavaScript Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

JavaScript Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

JavaScript
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath -2 8 £300 +13.20% 7
Taunton -21 8 £105 -67.69% 5
Street - 2 £370 - 4
Wells - 1 £310 -
Weston-super-Mare - - - -
Yeovil - - - -
Bridgwater - - - - 1
Frome - - - - 2
Glastonbury - - - - 1
JavaScript
South West

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset region citing JavaScript also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited JavaScript.

1 37 (77.08%) HTML
2 34 (70.83%) CSS
3 23 (47.92%) C#
3 23 (47.92%) .NET
4 20 (41.67%) jQuery
5 16 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 16 (33.33%) HTML5
6 14 (29.17%) SQL
6 14 (29.17%) ASP.NET
7 13 (27.08%) PHP
8 11 (22.92%) MySQL
8 11 (22.92%) MVC
8 11 (22.92%) CSS3
9 10 (20.83%) Visual Studio
10 9 (18.75%) OOP
10 9 (18.75%) OOD
10 9 (18.75%) .NET Framework
10 9 (18.75%) Scrum
10 9 (18.75%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 8 (16.67%) Sass
11 8 (16.67%) Degree
11 8 (16.67%) PHP5
11 8 (16.67%) XML
12 7 (14.58%) Microsoft
12 7 (14.58%) LESS
12 7 (14.58%) NoSQL
12 7 (14.58%) Bash Shell
13 6 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
13 6 (12.50%) Web Services

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset region citing JavaScript also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited JavaScript. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (12.50%) CMS
2 3 (6.25%) Sitecore CMS
2 3 (6.25%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.17%) Adobe CQ
3 2 (4.17%) Escenic
3 2 (4.17%) WebSphere
3 2 (4.17%) Drupal
3 2 (4.17%) WebLogic
3 2 (4.17%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.17%) MQSeries
4 1 (2.08%) Apache
4 1 (2.08%) GlassFish
4 1 (2.08%) Node.js
4 1 (2.08%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.08%) Kentico
4 1 (2.08%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Photoshop
1 2 (4.17%) MS Office
1 2 (4.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.08%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Office 365
1 2 (4.17%) GitHub
1 2 (4.17%) Trello
2 1 (2.08%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) LAN
1 1 (2.08%) WLAN
1 1 (2.08%) HTTP
1 1 (2.08%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 11 (22.92%) MySQL
3 7 (14.58%) NoSQL
4 6 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (10.42%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (4.17%) SQLite
7 2 (4.17%) Hadoop
7 2 (4.17%) Big Data
7 2 (4.17%) Relational Database
8 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (2.08%) MS Access
8 1 (2.08%) DTS
8 1 (2.08%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 10 (20.83%) Visual Studio
2 5 (10.42%) Git (software)
3 4 (8.33%) Selenium
4 3 (6.25%) PhoneGap
5 2 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (4.17%) Subversion
6 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5 (10.42%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.25%) Finance
2 3 (6.25%) Retail
2 3 (6.25%) Back Office
3 1 (2.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 41 (85.42%) Developer
2 9 (18.75%) Web Developer
2 9 (18.75%) .NET Developer
3 8 (16.67%) PHP Developer
4 5 (10.42%) Programmer
5 4 (8.33%) Graduate
5 4 (8.33%) Graduate Developer
5 4 (8.33%) Front-End Developer
6 3 (6.25%) .NET Web Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Designer
6 3 (6.25%) SQL Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Java Programmer
7 2 (4.17%) Web Designer
7 2 (4.17%) Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Java Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Developer Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Senior Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (77.08%) HTML
2 34 (70.83%) CSS
3 23 (47.92%) .NET
4 20 (41.67%) jQuery
5 16 (33.33%) HTML5
6 14 (29.17%) ASP.NET
7 11 (22.92%) CSS3
8 9 (18.75%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 9 (18.75%) .NET Framework
9 8 (16.67%) XML
9 8 (16.67%) Sass
10 7 (14.58%) LESS
11 6 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (12.50%) LAMP
11 6 (12.50%) Web Services
12 5 (10.42%) Ext JS
12 5 (10.42%) LINQ
12 5 (10.42%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 4 (8.33%) RESTful
13 4 (8.33%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Digital Media
1 5 (10.42%) Mobile App
2 4 (8.33%) GIS
3 2 (4.17%) iPhone
3 2 (4.17%) Augmented Reality
3 2 (4.17%) iPad
4 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.25%) Android
2 2 (4.17%) Apple iOS
2 2 (4.17%) UNIX
2 2 (4.17%) Windows
2 2 (4.17%) Linux
3 1 (2.08%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.08%) Mac OS X
3 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.08%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.92%) MVC
2 9 (18.75%) OOD
2 9 (18.75%) OOP
2 9 (18.75%) Scrum
3 4 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (8.33%) Unit Testing
3 4 (8.33%) Web Development
4 3 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (6.25%) TDD
4 3 (6.25%) Automated Testing
4 3 (6.25%) Software Engineering
5 2 (4.17%) OOA/OOD
5 2 (4.17%) RUP
5 2 (4.17%) Rapid Prototyping
5 2 (4.17%) BDD
5 2 (4.17%) UML
6 1 (2.08%) Change Control
6 1 (2.08%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (2.08%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (2.08%) Email Marketing
Programming Languages
1 23 (47.92%) C#
2 14 (29.17%) SQL
3 13 (27.08%) PHP
4 8 (16.67%) PHP5
5 7 (14.58%) Bash Shell
6 5 (10.42%) Java
7 2 (4.17%) Scala
7 2 (4.17%) C++
7 2 (4.17%) VB
7 2 (4.17%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.08%) VBA
8 1 (2.08%) Python
8 1 (2.08%) MATLAB
8 1 (2.08%) VB6
8 1 (2.08%) Ruby
8 1 (2.08%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.08%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (4.17%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (14.58%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.25%) Oracle
2 3 (6.25%) Sitecore
3 2 (4.17%) Twitter
3 2 (4.17%) JBoss
4 1 (2.08%) CA
4 1 (2.08%) Google
4 1 (2.08%) MobileIron
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