The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 11 21 29
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +8
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 22 28 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 9.09% 8.54% 6.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.84% 17.61% 13.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 22 18
Median daily rate £375 £355 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +18.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £400 £330
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £36.75 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+8.84% +20.49%
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
67 159 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 27.69% 48.48% 49.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 80 131
Median daily rate £375 £358 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.89% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £278 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 39 9
Median hourly rate £39.25 £42.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.54% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.60 £30.00 £33.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £55.00 £36.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Somerset region citing JavaScript as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath +4 21 £375 +7.14% 15
Bridgwater - 1 £410 -
JavaScript
South West

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Somerset region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 39 (69.64%) HTML
2 37 (66.07%) CSS
3 18 (32.14%) .NET
3 18 (32.14%) MVC
4 15 (26.79%) C#
4 15 (26.79%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (26.79%) AngularJS
5 14 (25.00%) Java
5 14 (25.00%) SharePoint
6 13 (23.21%) ASP.NET
7 11 (19.64%) SQL
7 11 (19.64%) Microsoft
8 10 (17.86%) Software Engineering
8 10 (17.86%) jQuery
8 10 (17.86%) HTML5
8 10 (17.86%) CSS3
9 9 (16.07%) JSON
9 9 (16.07%) Spring
10 8 (14.29%) Web Development
10 8 (14.29%) TDD
10 8 (14.29%) Scrum
10 8 (14.29%) Web Services
10 8 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
11 7 (12.50%) Microservices
11 7 (12.50%) Linux
12 6 (10.71%) Python
12 6 (10.71%) E-Commerce
12 6 (10.71%) Pair Programming
12 6 (10.71%) Open Source
13 5 (8.93%) Git (software)

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 8 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (5.36%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (3.57%) CMS
4 2 (3.57%) IIS
4 2 (3.57%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (3.57%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.79%) Apache
5 1 (1.79%) Content Management Server
5 1 (1.79%) GeoServer
Applications
1 5 (8.93%) MS Office
2 1 (1.79%) InfoPath
2 1 (1.79%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.79%) Revit
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.79%) Magento
2 1 (1.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.14%) Office 365
2 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.79%) GitHub
3 1 (1.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.57%) DNS
1 2 (3.57%) Firewall
1 2 (3.57%) Internet
1 2 (3.57%) TCP/IP
1 2 (3.57%) VPN
2 1 (1.79%) Extranet
2 1 (1.79%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.93%) MongoDB
1 5 (8.93%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.14%) Neo4j
3 3 (5.36%) MySQL
3 3 (5.36%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.79%) Big Data
4 1 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.79%) GIS
4 1 (1.79%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.79%) QGIS
4 1 (1.79%) Spatial Data
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (8.93%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.36%) TeamCity
3 2 (3.57%) Gradle
3 2 (3.57%) JIRA
3 2 (3.57%) Mercurial
3 2 (3.57%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (3.57%) PHPUnit
3 2 (3.57%) Selenium
3 2 (3.57%) Subversion
3 2 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.57%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.79%) Artifactory
4 1 (1.79%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.79%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.79%) GitLab
4 1 (1.79%) JBehave
4 1 (1.79%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.79%) Maven
4 1 (1.79%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 2 (3.57%) Advertising
1 2 (3.57%) Finance
2 1 (1.79%) Electronics
2 1 (1.79%) Games
2 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.79%) Marketing
2 1 (1.79%) Retail
2 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 47 (83.93%) Developer
2 10 (17.86%) SharePoint Developer
3 6 (10.71%) .NET Developer
3 6 (10.71%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 6 (10.71%) JavaScript Developer
4 5 (8.93%) Java Developer
4 5 (8.93%) Java Engineer
4 5 (8.93%) Java Software Engineer
4 5 (8.93%) Software Engineer
5 4 (7.14%) Angular Developer
5 4 (7.14%) UI Developer
6 3 (5.36%) Applications Developer
6 3 (5.36%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (5.36%) HTML Developer
6 3 (5.36%) Integration Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) PHP Developer
6 3 (5.36%) Software Developer
6 3 (5.36%) Software Integration Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) C# Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (69.64%) HTML
2 37 (66.07%) CSS
3 18 (32.14%) .NET
4 15 (26.79%) AngularJS
5 13 (23.21%) ASP.NET
6 10 (17.86%) CSS3
6 10 (17.86%) HTML5
6 10 (17.86%) jQuery
7 9 (16.07%) JSON
7 9 (16.07%) Spring
8 8 (14.29%) Web Services
9 5 (8.93%) ASP.NET Web API
9 5 (8.93%) J2EE
9 5 (8.93%) JSON-LD
9 5 (8.93%) OAuth2
9 5 (8.93%) REST
9 5 (8.93%) RESTful
10 4 (7.14%) Django
10 4 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.93%) Semantic Web
2 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.79%) Data Structures
2 1 (1.79%) Digital Media
2 1 (1.79%) FMCG
2 1 (1.79%) Mathematics
2 1 (1.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (32.14%) MVC
2 15 (26.79%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (17.86%) Software Engineering
4 8 (14.29%) Scrum
4 8 (14.29%) TDD
4 8 (14.29%) Web Development
5 7 (12.50%) Microservices
6 6 (10.71%) E-Commerce
6 6 (10.71%) Open Source
6 6 (10.71%) Pair Programming
7 5 (8.93%) Front End Development
7 5 (8.93%) Open Source Development
8 4 (7.14%) OO
8 4 (7.14%) Wireframes
9 3 (5.36%) Cross-Browser Development
9 3 (5.36%) High Availability
9 3 (5.36%) Logistics
9 3 (5.36%) OOP
9 3 (5.36%) Responsive Web Design
10 2 (3.57%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 15 (26.79%) C#
2 14 (25.00%) Java
3 11 (19.64%) SQL
4 6 (10.71%) Python
5 4 (7.14%) PHP
6 3 (5.36%) ECMAScript
6 3 (5.36%) ES6
6 3 (5.36%) VBA
7 2 (3.57%) PHP 5
8 1 (1.79%) C++
8 1 (1.79%) Groovy
8 1 (1.79%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.79%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.79%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (1.79%) Degree
1 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) QA
1 1 (1.79%) SLA
1 1 (1.79%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (3.57%) Docker
1 2 (3.57%) Shibboleth
2 1 (1.79%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (5.36%) OpenAM
1 3 (5.36%) Puppet
2 2 (3.57%) OpenSSO
2 2 (3.57%) Sun Identity Manager
3 1 (1.79%) Ansible
3 1 (1.79%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.79%) Mesos
3 1 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (19.64%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.14%) Sitecore
3 3 (5.36%) ForgeRock
4 2 (3.57%) Sun
5 1 (1.79%) Adobe
5 1 (1.79%) Autodesk
5 1 (1.79%) SAP
5 1 (1.79%) VMware