The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 9 20 39
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +19
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 1 14 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 2.94% 10.77% 0.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.00% 25.00% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 14 1
Median daily rate - £340 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-13.90% +16.15%
JavaScript
Somerset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Taunton region.

Programming Languages Category
Taunton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
5 56 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 14.71% 43.08% 23.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 51 40
Median daily rate £450 £328 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.19% -6.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £510 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.09%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Taunton region citing JavaScript as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

JavaScript
Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JavaScript across the Taunton region.

JavaScript Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

JavaScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Taunton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript across the Taunton region.

JavaScript Hourly Rate Trend in Taunton

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 Taunton region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 8 (88.89%) HTML
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 7 (77.78%) .NET
2 7 (77.78%) C#
2 7 (77.78%) C++
2 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET
2 7 (77.78%) Unit Testing
3 6 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (66.67%) Automated Testing
3 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (66.67%) SharePoint
3 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (66.67%) Windows
3 6 (66.67%) Oracle
3 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 6 (66.67%) IIS
3 6 (66.67%) Windows Server
4 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
5 4 (44.44%) UML
5 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
5 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
6 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
6 3 (33.33%) Refactoring
6 3 (33.33%) ITIL
6 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
7 2 (22.22%) Scrum
7 2 (22.22%) DV Cleared
7 2 (22.22%) BDD
8 1 (11.11%) Entity Framework
8 1 (11.11%) REST

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton 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 6 (66.67%) IIS
1 6 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (11.11%) GeoServer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) GIS
2 1 (11.11%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
2 1 (11.11%) GitLab
2 1 (11.11%) Gradle
2 1 (11.11%) JBehave
2 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 1 (11.11%) JIRA
2 1 (11.11%) Maven
2 1 (11.11%) Selenium
2 1 (11.11%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (11.11%) Back Office
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (77.78%) .NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) C# Developer
4 1 (11.11%) GIS Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) HTML
2 7 (77.78%) .NET
2 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET
3 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 1 (11.11%) Ajax
4 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
4 1 (11.11%) Backbone.js
4 1 (11.11%) CSS
4 1 (11.11%) Entity Framework
4 1 (11.11%) Managed Extensibility Framework
4 1 (11.11%) PostGIS
4 1 (11.11%) REST
4 1 (11.11%) Spring
4 1 (11.11%) Spring Boot
4 1 (11.11%) Web Services
4 1 (11.11%) WPF
4 1 (11.11%) XHTML
4 1 (11.11%) XML
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
1 6 (66.67%) Windows Server
1 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Unit Testing
2 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) Automated Testing
3 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
4 4 (44.44%) UML
5 3 (33.33%) ITIL
5 3 (33.33%) Refactoring
5 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
6 2 (22.22%) BDD
6 2 (22.22%) Scrum
7 1 (11.11%) Microservices
7 1 (11.11%) MVVM
7 1 (11.11%) Open Source
7 1 (11.11%) SDLC
7 1 (11.11%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 7 (77.78%) C#
2 7 (77.78%) C++
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
1 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Docker
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Telerik