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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 26 12 7
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -5
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 22 36 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 6.49% 12.29% 23.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.54% 33.03% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 23 24
Average daily rate
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£330 £288 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.78% -7.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £372 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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
133 109 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 39.23% 37.20% 46.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 71 54
Average daily rate £330 £330 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £413 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 1
Average hourly rate £37.13 £15.25 £16.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+143.44% -8.79%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 27 March 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 27 March 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
Taunton -4 9 £330 -0.75% 15
Bath -4 6 £288 +4.54% 8
Bridgwater - - - -
Clevedon - - - - 1
Frome - - - -
Street - - - - 1
Yeovil - - - - 7
JavaScript
South West

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 29 (74.36%) HTML
2 24 (61.54%) CSS
3 20 (51.28%) .NET
4 17 (43.59%) C#
5 13 (33.33%) MVC
5 13 (33.33%) jQuery
6 12 (30.77%) ASP.NET
7 11 (28.21%) SQL
8 10 (25.64%) OO
8 10 (25.64%) HTML5
9 9 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (23.08%) Web Development
10 7 (17.95%) Visual Studio
10 7 (17.95%) Java
10 7 (17.95%) VB.NET
10 7 (17.95%) SQL Server
10 7 (17.95%) Sass
11 6 (15.38%) CSS3
11 6 (15.38%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 6 (15.38%) Web Services
11 6 (15.38%) .NET Framework
11 6 (15.38%) NoSQL
11 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (12.82%) Security Cleared
12 5 (12.82%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (12.82%) Software Engineering
12 5 (12.82%) XML
12 5 (12.82%) MySQL
12 5 (12.82%) T-SQL
12 5 (12.82%) PHP

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (7.69%) WordPress
2 2 (5.13%) Node.js
2 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.56%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.56%) Apache ServiceMix
3 1 (2.56%) ExpressionEngine
3 1 (2.56%) K2 blackpearl
3 1 (2.56%) JBoss
3 1 (2.56%) Apache
3 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Google App Engine
1 1 (2.56%) Office 365
1 1 (2.56%) GitHub
1 1 (2.56%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) SAN
1 1 (2.56%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.95%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.38%) NoSQL
3 5 (12.82%) MySQL
3 5 (12.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (10.26%) MongoDB
4 4 (10.26%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (7.69%) Relational Database
6 2 (5.13%) Big Data
7 1 (2.56%) HBase
7 1 (2.56%) BigQuery
7 1 (2.56%) Voldemort
7 1 (2.56%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (2.56%) Hadoop
7 1 (2.56%) CouchDB
7 1 (2.56%) DTS
7 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (17.95%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.13%) Maven
2 2 (5.13%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.13%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (2.56%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (2.56%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.56%) Ant
3 1 (2.56%) JUnit
General
1 4 (10.26%) Marketing
2 3 (7.69%) Finance
3 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.56%) Electronics
4 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.56%) Advertising
4 1 (2.56%) Military
4 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (84.62%) Developer
2 10 (25.64%) .NET Developer
3 6 (15.38%) C# Developer
3 6 (15.38%) Front-End Developer
4 5 (12.82%) Software Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (10.26%) PHP Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Trainee Software Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Trainee
6 3 (7.69%) WordPress Developer
6 3 (7.69%) AWS Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Designer
7 2 (5.13%) Java Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Agile .NET Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Agile C# Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.56%) UX Designer
8 1 (2.56%) JavaScript Developer
8 1 (2.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (74.36%) HTML
2 24 (61.54%) CSS
3 20 (51.28%) .NET
4 13 (33.33%) jQuery
5 12 (30.77%) ASP.NET
6 10 (25.64%) HTML5
7 7 (17.95%) Sass
8 6 (15.38%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 6 (15.38%) CSS3
8 6 (15.38%) .NET Framework
8 6 (15.38%) Web Services
8 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (12.82%) XML
10 4 (10.26%) Ajax
11 3 (7.69%) XHTML
11 3 (7.69%) LESS
11 3 (7.69%) AngularJS
12 2 (5.13%) Backbone.js
12 2 (5.13%) Ext JS
12 2 (5.13%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.13%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (5.13%) User Experience
2 1 (2.56%) W3C
2 1 (2.56%) DTV
2 1 (2.56%) Digital Media
2 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.13%) UNIX
1 2 (5.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (33.33%) MVC
2 10 (25.64%) OO
3 9 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (23.08%) Web Development
4 5 (12.82%) Software Engineering
5 3 (7.69%) OO PHP
5 3 (7.69%) ETL
6 2 (5.13%) TDD
6 2 (5.13%) Unit Testing
7 1 (2.56%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.56%) Requirements Engineering
7 1 (2.56%) Software Architecture
7 1 (2.56%) High Availability
7 1 (2.56%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.56%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.56%) Data Modelling
7 1 (2.56%) ITIL
7 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.56%) Scrum
7 1 (2.56%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 17 (43.59%) C#
2 11 (28.21%) SQL
3 7 (17.95%) Java
3 7 (17.95%) VB.NET
4 5 (12.82%) T-SQL
4 5 (12.82%) PHP
5 4 (10.26%) PL/SQL
6 3 (7.69%) C++
7 2 (5.13%) Python
8 1 (2.56%) PHP5
8 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.56%) C
8 1 (2.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (12.82%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.13%) BC Cleared
4 1 (2.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) WAI
1 1 (2.56%) HL7
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Puppet
1 1 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.56%) Linux-HA
Vendors
1 4 (10.26%) Oracle
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.13%) Google
3 1 (2.56%) SAP
Bath
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £325 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Somerset
Tank Recruitment
Posted: 4 days ago
Yeovil
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £270 per day + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Yeovil
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Rate: £250 - £270 per day + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Yeovil
Computer Futures
Rate: £220 - £300 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Somerset
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £270 per day + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Somerset
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Taunton
Universe Technology Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 15 days ago
Yeovil
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £325 per day + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Somerset
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £250 per day + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Yeovil
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £250 per day + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Yeovil
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £250 per day + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Yeovil
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £250 per day + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Bath
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Rate: £300 - £325 per day + competitive
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Somerset
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Rate: £30 - £40 per hour + competitive
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