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 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 19 14 5
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -9
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 32 28 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 9.30% 12.90% 27.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.22% 26.92% 52.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 22 28
Average daily rate
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£300 £310 £336
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -7.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £285 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £375 £417
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £320 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.68% +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.03 £36.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-8.26% +20.00%
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
144 104 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 41.86% 47.93% 51.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 81 62
Average daily rate £320 £310 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £285 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £374 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 1 1
Average hourly rate £35.00 £19.30 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+81.34% -44.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -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 22 September 2014.

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 22 September 2014. 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 +5 26 £300 +5.26% 18
Taunton -16 1 - - 1
Street - 1 £450 - 2
Weston-super-Mare - - - -
Yeovil - - - - 1
Bridgwater - - - - 1
Frome - - - -
Glastonbury - - - -
JavaScript
South West

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 41 (80.39%) HTML
2 38 (74.51%) CSS
3 22 (43.14%) C#
4 21 (41.18%) .NET
4 21 (41.18%) jQuery
5 20 (39.22%) HTML5
6 19 (37.25%) CSS3
7 15 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (25.49%) Scrum
9 12 (23.53%) SQL
9 12 (23.53%) MySQL
10 11 (21.57%) ASP.NET
10 11 (21.57%) Web Services
10 11 (21.57%) PHP
10 11 (21.57%) SQL Server
11 9 (17.65%) XML
11 9 (17.65%) OOP
11 9 (17.65%) MVC
11 9 (17.65%) OOD
11 9 (17.65%) Microsoft
11 9 (17.65%) PHP5
12 8 (15.69%) NoSQL
13 7 (13.73%) LAMP
13 7 (13.73%) TDD
13 7 (13.73%) Bash Shell
13 7 (13.73%) RESTful
13 7 (13.73%) Sass
14 6 (11.76%) User Experience
14 6 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
14 6 (11.76%) Git (software)

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 6 (11.76%) CMS
2 4 (7.84%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (3.92%) Escenic
3 2 (3.92%) Adobe CQ
3 2 (3.92%) Umbraco
3 2 (3.92%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.92%) Drupal
3 2 (3.92%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.92%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.92%) MQSeries
3 2 (3.92%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.96%) Apache
4 1 (1.96%) GlassFish
4 1 (1.96%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.96%) ExpressionEngine
4 1 (1.96%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.96%) MS Office
2 1 (1.96%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.96%) GIMP
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) Office 365
1 2 (3.92%) GitHub
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.96%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.96%) LAN
1 1 (1.96%) WLAN
1 1 (1.96%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (23.53%) MySQL
2 11 (21.57%) SQL Server
3 8 (15.69%) NoSQL
4 4 (7.84%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (3.92%) Big Data
5 2 (3.92%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.96%) MS Access
6 1 (1.96%) DTS
6 1 (1.96%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 6 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 5 (9.80%) Visual Studio
3 4 (7.84%) Selenium
4 1 (1.96%) Subversion
4 1 (1.96%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (7.84%) Finance
1 4 (7.84%) Retail
2 3 (5.88%) Back Office
3 2 (3.92%) Marketing
4 1 (1.96%) Avionics
4 1 (1.96%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.96%) Military
Job Titles
1 42 (82.35%) Developer
2 9 (17.65%) PHP Developer
3 8 (15.69%) .NET Developer
4 6 (11.76%) Web Developer
4 6 (11.76%) Front-End Developer
5 4 (7.84%) Graduate Developer
5 4 (7.84%) Graduate
5 4 (7.84%) Programmer
5 4 (7.84%) Designer
6 3 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (5.88%) Java Developer
6 3 (5.88%) C# Developer
6 3 (5.88%) Web Designer
6 3 (5.88%) SQL Developer
7 2 (3.92%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Java Programmer
7 2 (3.92%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Developer Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) Senior Programmer
7 2 (3.92%) Senior Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (80.39%) HTML
2 38 (74.51%) CSS
3 21 (41.18%) .NET
3 21 (41.18%) jQuery
4 20 (39.22%) HTML5
5 19 (37.25%) CSS3
6 11 (21.57%) ASP.NET
6 11 (21.57%) Web Services
7 9 (17.65%) XML
8 7 (13.73%) LAMP
8 7 (13.73%) RESTful
8 7 (13.73%) Sass
9 6 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (9.80%) Ajax
10 5 (9.80%) LESS
10 5 (9.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (9.80%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 4 (7.84%) XHTML
11 4 (7.84%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 4 (7.84%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.76%) User Experience
2 4 (7.84%) GIS
3 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.96%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.92%) Windows
2 1 (1.96%) Linux
2 1 (1.96%) Windows XP
2 1 (1.96%) Android
2 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.96%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.96%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (25.49%) Scrum
3 9 (17.65%) OOP
3 9 (17.65%) OOD
3 9 (17.65%) MVC
4 7 (13.73%) TDD
5 5 (9.80%) Unit Testing
6 4 (7.84%) UML
7 3 (5.88%) Automated Testing
7 3 (5.88%) BDD
8 2 (3.92%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (3.92%) Rapid Prototyping
8 2 (3.92%) Mentoring
8 2 (3.92%) Email Marketing
8 2 (3.92%) RUP
8 2 (3.92%) OOA/OOD
9 1 (1.96%) OO
9 1 (1.96%) Migration
9 1 (1.96%) SOA
9 1 (1.96%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (43.14%) C#
2 12 (23.53%) SQL
3 11 (21.57%) PHP
4 9 (17.65%) PHP5
5 7 (13.73%) Bash Shell
6 6 (11.76%) Java
7 3 (5.88%) C++
8 2 (3.92%) VB
8 2 (3.92%) VB.NET
8 2 (3.92%) Scala
9 1 (1.96%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.96%) VBA
9 1 (1.96%) Python
9 1 (1.96%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.96%) VB6
9 1 (1.96%) Ruby
9 1 (1.96%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (9.80%) Degree
2 4 (7.84%) SC Cleared
2 4 (7.84%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.84%) Sitecore
3 3 (5.88%) Oracle
3 3 (5.88%) JBoss
4 2 (3.92%) Twitter
5 1 (1.96%) MobileIron
5 1 (1.96%) CA
5 1 (1.96%) Google
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