Period
to 20 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for ES6 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ES6 over the 6 months to 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

ECMAScript 2015 (JavaScript ES2015, ES6)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 - 49
Rank change year-on-year - +49 +22
Contract jobs citing ES6 3 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.58% - 0.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.06% - 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 3
Somerset median daily rate £388 - £375
10th Percentile £369 - £323
90th Percentile £416 - £388
South West median daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% -16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Somerset median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

ES6 is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Somerset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 282 210 174
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 54.86% 44.68% 36.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 137 107
Somerset median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% -
10th Percentile £295 £299 £237
90th Percentile £533 £527 £463
South West median daily rate £425 £375 £355
% change year-on-year +13.33% +5.63% -4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 12 25
Somerset median hourly rate £41.75 £50.00 £38.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.50% +29.03% -9.36%
10th Percentile £38.50 £43.33 £31.50
90th Percentile £44.20 £53.75 £44.95
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £41.15 £39.75
% change year-on-year +3.28% +3.52% +1.27%

ES6
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

Job postings citing ES6 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Somerset.

Job vacancy trend for ES6 in Somerset

ES6
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ES6 in Somerset.

Contractor daily rate trend for ES6 in Somerset

ES6
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 ES6 within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 20 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath - 3 £388 - 5
ES6
South West

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing ES6 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Somerset region with a requirement for ES6.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) OOP
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) LAMP
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
1 3 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
1 3 (100.00%) CSS3
1 3 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (100.00%) OO PHP
1 3 (100.00%) Functional Programming
1 3 (100.00%) React
1 3 (100.00%) RxJS
1 3 (100.00%) PostCSS
2 2 (66.67%) Handlebars
2 2 (66.67%) Twig
2 2 (66.67%) GitHub
2 2 (66.67%) R
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering

ES6
Co-occurring 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 3 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) PostCSS
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) PHP Developer
1 3 (100.00%) PHP Web Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Web Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Full Stack Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Full Stack Web Developer
2 2 (66.67%) LAMP Developer
2 2 (66.67%) PHP LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) CSS3
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) LAMP
1 3 (100.00%) React
1 3 (100.00%) RxJS
2 2 (66.67%) Handlebars
2 2 (66.67%) Twig
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Functional Programming
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) OO PHP
1 3 (100.00%) OOP
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) R
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet