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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 24 26 8
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -18
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 31 28 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 8.22% 6.60% 21.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.25% 19.72% 48.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 17 22
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 £265 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £395 £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 £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
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
161 142 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 42.71% 33.49% 44.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 93 48
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 £658 £413 £321
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 9 2
Average hourly rate £36.50 £30.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.66% -25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.40 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +4.00%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
Taunton +10 12 £335 -21.17% 9
Bath -4 9 £325 +15.55% 10
Yeovil - 2 £363 - 3
Street -7 1 £325 -39.81%
Bridgwater - - - - 1
Clevedon - - - - 3
Frome - - - -
JavaScript
South West

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 35 (79.55%) HTML
2 29 (65.91%) CSS
3 23 (52.27%) .NET
4 17 (38.64%) C#
4 17 (38.64%) SQL
5 16 (36.36%) MVC
6 15 (34.09%) jQuery
7 14 (31.82%) ASP.NET
8 13 (29.55%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (22.73%) HTML5
10 9 (20.45%) Web Development
10 9 (20.45%) VB.NET
10 9 (20.45%) SQL Server
11 8 (18.18%) Java
11 8 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (15.91%) T-SQL
12 7 (15.91%) Visual Studio
12 7 (15.91%) OO
12 7 (15.91%) Web Services
12 7 (15.91%) XML
12 7 (15.91%) Sass
13 6 (13.64%) Entity Framework
13 6 (13.64%) .NET Framework
13 6 (13.64%) Ajax
14 5 (11.36%) Security Cleared
14 5 (11.36%) SQL Server 2008
14 5 (11.36%) NoSQL
14 5 (11.36%) LESS
14 5 (11.36%) Enterprise Software
15 4 (9.09%) AngularJS

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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
1 3 (6.82%) Node.js
2 2 (4.55%) JBoss
2 2 (4.55%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.55%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.27%) Apache
3 1 (2.27%) ExpressionEngine
3 1 (2.27%) Confluence
3 1 (2.27%) K2 blackpearl
3 1 (2.27%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.27%) Apache ServiceMix
Cloud Services
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%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.45%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.36%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (11.36%) NoSQL
3 4 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (6.82%) MongoDB
5 2 (4.55%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.55%) MySQL
6 1 (2.27%) BigQuery
6 1 (2.27%) Big Data
6 1 (2.27%) DTS
Development Applications
1 7 (15.91%) Visual Studio
2 4 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (6.82%) Maven
4 2 (4.55%) Ant
4 2 (4.55%) JUnit
4 2 (4.55%) Rational Rhapsody
4 2 (4.55%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.27%) Bitbucket
5 1 (2.27%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.27%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.27%) JIRA
5 1 (2.27%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
1 1 (2.27%) Finance
1 1 (2.27%) Advertising
1 1 (2.27%) Military
Job Titles
1 40 (90.91%) Developer
2 13 (29.55%) .NET Developer
3 8 (18.18%) Front-End Developer
4 6 (13.64%) C# Developer
5 5 (11.36%) Software Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) Trainee Software Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) Trainee
6 4 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (9.09%) Java Developer
7 3 (6.82%) WordPress Developer
7 3 (6.82%) AWS Developer
7 3 (6.82%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Designer
8 2 (4.55%) Programmer
8 2 (4.55%) PHP Developer
9 1 (2.27%) Web Applications Developer
9 1 (2.27%) Senior Systems Developer
9 1 (2.27%) ETL Developer
9 1 (2.27%) SharePoint Developer
9 1 (2.27%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (79.55%) HTML
2 29 (65.91%) CSS
3 23 (52.27%) .NET
4 15 (34.09%) jQuery
5 14 (31.82%) ASP.NET
6 10 (22.73%) HTML5
7 8 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (15.91%) Sass
8 7 (15.91%) Web Services
8 7 (15.91%) XML
9 6 (13.64%) Ajax
9 6 (13.64%) .NET Framework
9 6 (13.64%) Entity Framework
10 5 (11.36%) LESS
11 4 (9.09%) KnockoutJS
11 4 (9.09%) CSS3
11 4 (9.09%) Spring
11 4 (9.09%) AngularJS
12 3 (6.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 3 (6.82%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.55%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.27%) User Experience
3 1 (2.27%) W3C
3 1 (2.27%) E-Learning
3 1 (2.27%) Animation
3 1 (2.27%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.82%) Linux
2 2 (4.55%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (36.36%) MVC
2 13 (29.55%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (20.45%) Web Development
4 7 (15.91%) OO
5 4 (9.09%) TDD
5 4 (9.09%) Software Engineering
6 3 (6.82%) ETL
7 2 (4.55%) Unit Testing
7 2 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (2.27%) Requirements Engineering
8 1 (2.27%) Software Architecture
8 1 (2.27%) Waterfall
8 1 (2.27%) BDD
8 1 (2.27%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (2.27%) OO PHP
8 1 (2.27%) Configuration Management
8 1 (2.27%) Scrum
8 1 (2.27%) Web Design
8 1 (2.27%) Data Modelling
8 1 (2.27%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 17 (38.64%) C#
1 17 (38.64%) SQL
2 9 (20.45%) VB.NET
3 8 (18.18%) Java
4 7 (15.91%) T-SQL
5 4 (9.09%) PL/SQL
6 3 (6.82%) PHP
7 2 (4.55%) C++
8 1 (2.27%) Python
8 1 (2.27%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 5 (11.36%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.82%) 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%) HL7
Vendors
1 4 (9.09%) Oracle
2 2 (4.55%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.55%) Google
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