The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 16 24 14
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 31 28 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 11.11% 7.95% 12.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.14% 17.72% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 19 21
Average daily rate
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£350 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £341 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.59 £33.73 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+8.48% -5.00%
JavaScript
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Somerset region.

Programming Languages Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
140 158 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 50.18% 44.89% 48.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 109 83
Average daily rate £369 £320 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% +0.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £450 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £374 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 10 2
Average hourly rate £42.00 £35.00 £29.65
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +18.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £32.74 £21.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £36.40 £37.93
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +2.94%

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 3 September 2015.

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 3 September 2015. 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 -6 18 £325 +10.63% 6
Taunton +19 11 £386 - 16
JavaScript
South West

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 53 (81.54%) HTML
2 38 (58.46%) .NET
2 38 (58.46%) CSS
3 30 (46.15%) SQL
4 28 (43.08%) ASP.NET
5 26 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (40.00%) C#
6 22 (33.85%) SQL Server
7 18 (27.69%) MVC
8 13 (20.00%) Oracle
8 13 (20.00%) Windows
8 13 (20.00%) Software Engineering
8 13 (20.00%) HTML5
9 11 (16.92%) Team Foundation Server
9 11 (16.92%) Automated Testing
9 11 (16.92%) .NET Framework
9 11 (16.92%) Unit Testing
9 11 (16.92%) IIS
9 11 (16.92%) C++
10 10 (15.38%) UML
10 10 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (15.38%) jQuery
11 9 (13.85%) SharePoint
11 9 (13.85%) XML
11 9 (13.85%) AngularJS
11 9 (13.85%) Enterprise Software
12 8 (12.31%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8 (12.31%) CSS3
12 8 (12.31%) ITIL
12 8 (12.31%) Java

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 11 (16.92%) IIS
2 9 (13.85%) SharePoint
3 4 (6.15%) Node.js
3 4 (6.15%) NServiceBus
4 2 (3.08%) ColdFusion
4 2 (3.08%) WordPress
5 1 (1.54%) LiveCycle
5 1 (1.54%) Liferay
5 1 (1.54%) Confluence
5 1 (1.54%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.54%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (1.54%) WebLogic Integration
5 1 (1.54%) CMS
5 1 (1.54%) JBoss
5 1 (1.54%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.54%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 4 (6.15%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.15%) HTTP
2 2 (3.08%) Skype
3 1 (1.54%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (33.85%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.62%) MongoDB
2 3 (4.62%) NoSQL
2 3 (4.62%) Big Data
3 2 (3.08%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.54%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (16.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (4.62%) gulp
2 3 (4.62%) ReSharper
2 3 (4.62%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.08%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.08%) Subversion
3 2 (3.08%) Grunt
4 1 (1.54%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (1.54%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.54%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.54%) Maven
4 1 (1.54%) JIRA
4 1 (1.54%) Ant
4 1 (1.54%) JUnit
General
1 4 (6.15%) Finance
2 1 (1.54%) Retail
2 1 (1.54%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 58 (89.23%) Developer
2 28 (43.08%) .NET Developer
3 10 (15.38%) JavaScript Developer
4 9 (13.85%) SQL Developer
5 8 (12.31%) Front-End Developer
6 6 (9.23%) Software Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) Web Developer
7 4 (6.15%) CRM Developer
8 3 (4.62%) AWS Developer
8 3 (4.62%) Java Developer
8 3 (4.62%) Trainee Software Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Trainee
8 3 (4.62%) .NET Web Developer
9 2 (3.08%) ColdFusion Developer
9 2 (3.08%) Senior Developer
9 2 (3.08%) Programmer
9 2 (3.08%) C# Developer
9 2 (3.08%) .NET Software Engineer
10 1 (1.54%) BizTalk Developer
10 1 (1.54%) BizTalk Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (81.54%) HTML
2 38 (58.46%) .NET
2 38 (58.46%) CSS
3 28 (43.08%) ASP.NET
4 13 (20.00%) HTML5
5 11 (16.92%) .NET Framework
6 10 (15.38%) jQuery
7 9 (13.85%) XML
7 9 (13.85%) AngularJS
8 8 (12.31%) CSS3
8 8 (12.31%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (12.31%) Ajax
9 6 (9.23%) Web Services
9 6 (9.23%) XHTML
9 6 (9.23%) Backbone.js
9 6 (9.23%) KnockoutJS
9 6 (9.23%) Sass
10 5 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (7.69%) SOAP
10 5 (7.69%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.85%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (10.77%) Mobile App
3 5 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.54%) User Experience
4 1 (1.54%) E-Learning
4 1 (1.54%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.00%) Windows
2 10 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (6.15%) Linux
4 2 (3.08%) Android
4 2 (3.08%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.08%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.54%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (27.69%) MVC
3 13 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 11 (16.92%) Unit Testing
4 11 (16.92%) Automated Testing
5 10 (15.38%) UML
6 8 (12.31%) ITIL
6 8 (12.31%) Service Delivery
6 8 (12.31%) Refactoring
7 6 (9.23%) Web Development
7 6 (9.23%) Scrum
8 4 (6.15%) Web Design
8 4 (6.15%) OO
8 4 (6.15%) CRM
9 3 (4.62%) E-Commerce
9 3 (4.62%) ETL
9 3 (4.62%) Information Management
9 3 (4.62%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (4.62%) User Stories
9 3 (4.62%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (46.15%) SQL
2 26 (40.00%) C#
3 11 (16.92%) C++
4 8 (12.31%) Java
5 6 (9.23%) VB.NET
6 5 (7.69%) T-SQL
7 3 (4.62%) PHP
7 3 (4.62%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.08%) XPath
9 1 (1.54%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.54%) VBScript
9 1 (1.54%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 6 (9.23%) Security Cleared
2 5 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.62%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.08%) QA
2 1 (1.54%) HL7
2 1 (1.54%) HIPAA
Vendors
1 13 (20.00%) Oracle
2 4 (6.15%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.62%) Adobe
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