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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript
Rank 33 12 7
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -5
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 12 31 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 3.87% 12.50% 17.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.95% 25.20% 34.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 19 19
Average daily rate
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£300 £275 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -11.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £272 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £363 £321
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £31.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.10 £32.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-4.30% -1.51%
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
151 123 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 48.71% 49.60% 49.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 84 51
Average daily rate £350 £325 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £260 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £405 £344
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 13 5
Average hourly rate £38.25 £31.92 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.83% -3.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.40 £19.30 £16.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £37.14 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.75 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.14%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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 -1 9 £294 +6.81% 19
Bridgwater - - - - 1
Clevedon - - - - 2
Somerton - - - -
Street - - - -
Taunton - - - - 4
Yeovil - - - - 2
JavaScript
South West

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 (84.09%) HTML
2 36 (81.82%) CSS
3 26 (59.09%) HTML5
4 20 (45.45%) CSS3
5 18 (40.91%) jQuery
6 15 (34.09%) .NET
7 14 (31.82%) C#
7 14 (31.82%) MVC
8 12 (27.27%) Sass
9 11 (25.00%) PHP
9 11 (25.00%) MySQL
9 11 (25.00%) Web Services
10 10 (22.73%) ASP.NET
10 10 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (22.73%) NoSQL
11 8 (18.18%) PHP5
11 8 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (15.91%) Bash Shell
13 6 (13.64%) Security Cleared
13 6 (13.64%) RESTful
13 6 (13.64%) Web Development
13 6 (13.64%) SQL Server
13 6 (13.64%) OOP
13 6 (13.64%) OOD
14 5 (11.36%) OO
14 5 (11.36%) Visual Studio
14 5 (11.36%) TDD
14 5 (11.36%) Marketing
14 5 (11.36%) Git (software)
14 5 (11.36%) LESS

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 3 (6.82%) WordPress
2 2 (4.55%) Umbraco
2 2 (4.55%) ExpressionEngine
2 2 (4.55%) Node.js
3 1 (2.27%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.27%) Apache ServiceMix
3 1 (2.27%) JBoss
3 1 (2.27%) Apache
3 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.27%) CMS
3 1 (2.27%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.27%) Google App Engine
1 1 (2.27%) Office 365
1 1 (2.27%) GitHub
1 1 (2.27%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) SAN
1 1 (2.27%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.00%) MySQL
2 10 (22.73%) NoSQL
3 6 (13.64%) SQL Server
4 4 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (4.55%) Big Data
6 1 (2.27%) HBase
6 1 (2.27%) Voldemort
6 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.27%) BigQuery
6 1 (2.27%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.27%) CouchDB
6 1 (2.27%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.27%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (2.27%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (11.36%) Visual Studio
1 5 (11.36%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.55%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (2.27%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.27%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.27%) Maven
General
1 5 (11.36%) Marketing
2 3 (6.82%) Finance
3 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.55%) Military
3 2 (4.55%) Retail
4 1 (2.27%) Electronics
4 1 (2.27%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.27%) Advertising
4 1 (2.27%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 39 (88.64%) Developer
2 12 (27.27%) Front-End Developer
3 10 (22.73%) PHP Developer
4 6 (13.64%) .NET Developer
5 5 (11.36%) C# Developer
6 4 (9.09%) Designer
7 3 (6.82%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Web Developer
7 3 (6.82%) WordPress Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Java Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Software Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Software Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Web Designer
9 1 (2.27%) Software Test Engineer
9 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (2.27%) Test Engineer
9 1 (2.27%) Applications Developer
9 1 (2.27%) Umbraco Developer
9 1 (2.27%) Front-End Web Developer
9 1 (2.27%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (84.09%) HTML
2 36 (81.82%) CSS
3 26 (59.09%) HTML5
4 20 (45.45%) CSS3
5 18 (40.91%) jQuery
6 15 (34.09%) .NET
7 12 (27.27%) Sass
8 11 (25.00%) Web Services
9 10 (22.73%) ASP.NET
10 8 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (13.64%) RESTful
12 5 (11.36%) LESS
12 5 (11.36%) AngularJS
13 4 (9.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 4 (9.09%) .NET Framework
13 4 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 3 (6.82%) XHTML
14 3 (6.82%) SOAP
15 2 (4.55%) XML
15 2 (4.55%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.82%) User Experience
2 2 (4.55%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.27%) W3C
3 1 (2.27%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.27%) UNIX
1 1 (2.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.82%) MVC
2 10 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (13.64%) Web Development
3 6 (13.64%) OOD
3 6 (13.64%) OOP
4 5 (11.36%) OO
4 5 (11.36%) TDD
5 4 (9.09%) Scrum
5 4 (9.09%) OO PHP
6 2 (4.55%) UML
6 2 (4.55%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (4.55%) Email Marketing
7 1 (2.27%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (2.27%) Unit Testing
7 1 (2.27%) Test Scripting
7 1 (2.27%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (2.27%) Web Design
7 1 (2.27%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (31.82%) C#
2 11 (25.00%) PHP
3 8 (18.18%) PHP5
4 7 (15.91%) Bash Shell
5 4 (9.09%) C++
5 4 (9.09%) Java
6 2 (4.55%) Python
7 1 (2.27%) C
7 1 (2.27%) SQL
7 1 (2.27%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (13.64%) Security Cleared
2 4 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.55%) BC Cleared
4 1 (2.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) WAI
1 1 (2.27%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) Puppet
1 1 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.55%) Google
3 1 (2.27%) Sitecore
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle
3 1 (2.27%) SAP