The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 14 28 11
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -17
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 12 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 13.48% 4.85% 11.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.36% 9.52% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 5
Average daily rate
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£375 £105 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+257.14% -67.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £99 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £325 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £301
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.75 £32.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+13.07% -4.41%
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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
33 84 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 37.08% 50.91% 29.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 68 11
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript across the Taunton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton 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 23 (88.46%) .NET
2 22 (84.62%) HTML
3 21 (80.77%) SQL
4 20 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (61.54%) C#
6 14 (53.85%) ASP.NET
7 13 (50.00%) Oracle
7 13 (50.00%) Unit Testing
8 12 (46.15%) SQL Server
9 11 (42.31%) IIS
9 11 (42.31%) C++
9 11 (42.31%) Automated Testing
10 10 (38.46%) MVC
10 10 (38.46%) CSS
10 10 (38.46%) Windows
10 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
11 9 (34.62%) Team Foundation Server
11 9 (34.62%) UML
11 9 (34.62%) SharePoint
11 9 (34.62%) .NET Framework
12 8 (30.77%) Refactoring
12 8 (30.77%) Software Engineering
12 8 (30.77%) Service Delivery
13 7 (26.92%) ITIL
13 7 (26.92%) Enterprise Software
13 7 (26.92%) Security Cleared
14 6 (23.08%) SC Cleared
14 6 (23.08%) Scrum
15 3 (11.54%) ETL
15 3 (11.54%) Ajax

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton 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 11 (42.31%) IIS
2 9 (34.62%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.85%) K2 blackpearl
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) MongoDB
2 3 (11.54%) NoSQL
3 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (34.62%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (3.85%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 26 (100.00%) Developer
2 22 (84.62%) .NET Developer
3 9 (34.62%) SQL Developer
4 3 (11.54%) C# Developer
5 2 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (7.69%) AWS Developer
6 1 (3.85%) ETL Developer
6 1 (3.85%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (88.46%) .NET
2 22 (84.62%) HTML
3 14 (53.85%) ASP.NET
4 10 (38.46%) CSS
5 9 (34.62%) .NET Framework
6 3 (11.54%) Web Services
6 3 (11.54%) XML
6 3 (11.54%) XHTML
6 3 (11.54%) Ajax
7 2 (7.69%) WPF
7 2 (7.69%) Entity Framework
8 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (38.46%) Windows
1 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 11 (42.31%) Automated Testing
4 10 (38.46%) MVC
5 9 (34.62%) UML
6 8 (30.77%) Software Engineering
6 8 (30.77%) Service Delivery
6 8 (30.77%) Refactoring
7 7 (26.92%) ITIL
8 6 (23.08%) Scrum
9 3 (11.54%) Line Management
9 3 (11.54%) ETL
10 2 (7.69%) OO
10 2 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (80.77%) SQL
2 16 (61.54%) C#
3 11 (42.31%) C++
4 2 (7.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) Security Cleared
2 6 (23.08%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 13 (50.00%) Oracle