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 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 24 37 13
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -24
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 25 18 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 7.06% 4.44% 14.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.97% 10.53% 37.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 15 17
Average daily rate
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£340 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £105 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £346 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.78 £32.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+24.29% -8.57%
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
167 171 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 47.18% 42.22% 39.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 130 42
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £281 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 8 4
Average hourly rate £40.63 £36.00 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.84% +22.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £32.40 £15.71
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £36.40 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%

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 July 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 July 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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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 +10 12 £350 +16.66% 12
Taunton +13 6 £340 +67.90% 9
Yeovil - 2 £363 -
JavaScript
South West

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 37 (74.00%) HTML
2 31 (62.00%) CSS
3 28 (56.00%) .NET
4 22 (44.00%) SQL
5 18 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (32.00%) C#
6 16 (32.00%) ASP.NET
7 14 (28.00%) MVC
8 13 (26.00%) jQuery
9 12 (24.00%) SQL Server
10 11 (22.00%) Java
11 9 (18.00%) VB.NET
12 8 (16.00%) XML
12 8 (16.00%) Software Engineering
12 8 (16.00%) Ajax
12 8 (16.00%) HTML5
13 7 (14.00%) Enterprise Software
13 7 (14.00%) AngularJS
13 7 (14.00%) Web Development
13 7 (14.00%) T-SQL
14 6 (12.00%) Web Services
14 6 (12.00%) Oracle
14 6 (12.00%) OO
14 6 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC
14 6 (12.00%) KnockoutJS
15 5 (10.00%) Sass
15 5 (10.00%) CSS3
15 5 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
15 5 (10.00%) Linux
15 5 (10.00%) XHTML

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 4 (8.00%) Node.js
2 2 (4.00%) WordPress
2 2 (4.00%) JBoss
2 2 (4.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.00%) ColdFusion
3 1 (2.00%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (2.00%) WebLogic Integration
3 1 (2.00%) Apache
3 1 (2.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.00%) IIS
3 1 (2.00%) LiveCycle
3 1 (2.00%) Liferay
3 1 (2.00%) Confluence
3 1 (2.00%) K2 blackpearl
3 1 (2.00%) NServiceBus
3 1 (2.00%) Apache ServiceMix
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.00%) HTTP
2 2 (4.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (6.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.00%) DTS
4 1 (2.00%) MySQL
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (10.00%) Visual Studio
1 5 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (6.00%) gulp
2 3 (6.00%) Maven
2 3 (6.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.00%) Subversion
3 2 (4.00%) Ant
3 2 (4.00%) JUnit
3 2 (4.00%) Grunt
3 2 (4.00%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (2.00%) Bitbucket
4 1 (2.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.00%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (2.00%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (4.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 43 (86.00%) Developer
2 19 (38.00%) .NET Developer
3 8 (16.00%) Software Engineer
3 8 (16.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 6 (12.00%) Front-End Developer
5 5 (10.00%) Java Developer
6 4 (8.00%) C# Developer
6 4 (8.00%) Trainee Software Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) Trainee
6 4 (8.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (4.00%) .NET Software Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) AWS Developer
7 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (4.00%) SQL Developer
7 2 (4.00%) ColdFusion Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Programmer
8 1 (2.00%) Support Engineer
8 1 (2.00%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.00%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.00%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (74.00%) HTML
2 31 (62.00%) CSS
3 28 (56.00%) .NET
4 16 (32.00%) ASP.NET
5 13 (26.00%) jQuery
6 8 (16.00%) HTML5
6 8 (16.00%) Ajax
6 8 (16.00%) XML
7 7 (14.00%) AngularJS
8 6 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (12.00%) KnockoutJS
8 6 (12.00%) Web Services
9 5 (10.00%) XHTML
9 5 (10.00%) CSS3
9 5 (10.00%) Sass
10 4 (8.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (8.00%) Backbone.js
10 4 (8.00%) RESTful
10 4 (8.00%) .NET Framework
10 4 (8.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (6.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.00%) E-Learning
3 1 (2.00%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.00%) Linux
2 3 (6.00%) Windows
3 2 (4.00%) UNIX
3 2 (4.00%) Android
3 2 (4.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.00%) Windows Phone
4 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (28.00%) MVC
3 8 (16.00%) Software Engineering
4 7 (14.00%) Web Development
5 6 (12.00%) OO
6 4 (8.00%) Unit Testing
7 3 (6.00%) ETL
7 3 (6.00%) TDD
7 3 (6.00%) Scrum
8 2 (4.00%) Automated Testing
8 2 (4.00%) E-Commerce
8 2 (4.00%) ITIL
8 2 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (4.00%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (4.00%) Android Development
8 2 (4.00%) iOS Development
8 2 (4.00%) Software Architecture
9 1 (2.00%) Waterfall
9 1 (2.00%) BDD
9 1 (2.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (44.00%) SQL
2 16 (32.00%) C#
3 11 (22.00%) Java
4 9 (18.00%) VB.NET
5 7 (14.00%) T-SQL
6 4 (8.00%) PHP
6 4 (8.00%) PL/SQL
6 4 (8.00%) C++
7 2 (4.00%) XPath
8 1 (2.00%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 3 (6.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (6.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) QA
2 1 (2.00%) HL7
Vendors
1 6 (12.00%) Oracle
2 4 (8.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.00%) Adobe
4 1 (2.00%) Google
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