Period
to 17 December 2017

The median contractor rate for a JavaScript Developer was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Somerset during the 6 months to 17 December 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

JavaScript Developer
South West > Somerset
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 49 66
Rank change year-on-year +9 +17 0
Contract jobs requiring a JavaScript Developer 11 1 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 2.21% 0.22% 1.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.30% 0.23% 1.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 8
Somerset median daily rate £350 - £338
10th Percentile £144 - £268
90th Percentile £380 - £388
South West median daily rate £363 £330 £363
% change year-on-year +9.85% -8.97% +6.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Somerset median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - £22.50 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Somerset
Contract vacancies in Somerset with a recognized job title 478 443 681
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.18% 95.89% 98.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 303 218 391
Somerset median daily rate £350 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -13.33% +7.91%
10th Percentile £146 £148 £260
90th Percentile £500 £482 £488
South West median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +4.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 88 70
Somerset median hourly rate £18.00 £33.00 £39.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.45% -15.92% +86.90%
10th Percentile £11.00 £11.25 £11.93
90th Percentile £45.00 £43.00 £51.25
South West median hourly rate £27.75 £25.88 £30.00
% change year-on-year +7.25% -13.75% +50.00%

JavaScript Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

Job postings that featured JavaScript Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Somerset.

Job vacancy trend for JavaScript Developer in Somerset

JavaScript Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JavaScript Developer in Somerset

JavaScript Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JavaScript Developer in Somerset over the 6 months to 17 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JavaScript Developer in Somerset

JavaScript Developer
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 Developer within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 17 December 2017. 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 -2 6 £356 - 2
Taunton - 5 £325 - 1
JavaScript Developer
South West

JavaScript Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 17 December 2017, JavaScript Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Somerset region featuring JavaScript Developer in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) Web Development
3 5 (45.45%) AngularJS
3 5 (45.45%) React
4 4 (36.36%) D3.js
4 4 (36.36%) jQuery
4 4 (36.36%) Scrum
4 4 (36.36%) CSS
4 4 (36.36%) HTML
5 3 (27.27%) Java
5 3 (27.27%) Web Services
5 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
5 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
5 3 (27.27%) Information Architecture
5 3 (27.27%) HTML5
5 3 (27.27%) RESTful
5 3 (27.27%) TypeScript
6 2 (18.18%) Ansible
6 2 (18.18%) Docker
6 2 (18.18%) Microservices
6 2 (18.18%) Kubernetes
6 2 (18.18%) Gradle
6 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
6 2 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (18.18%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (18.18%) Build Automation
6 2 (18.18%) Spring Boot
6 2 (18.18%) Kotlin
6 2 (18.18%) Bash Shell

JavaScript Developer Skill Set
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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
2 2 (18.18%) Firebug
2 2 (18.18%) Gradle
2 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
2 2 (18.18%) Maven
2 2 (18.18%) TeamCity
3 1 (9.09%) Grunt
3 1 (9.09%) webpack
General
1 1 (9.09%) Electronics
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
1 1 (9.09%) Marketing
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) AngularJS
1 5 (45.45%) React
2 4 (36.36%) CSS
2 4 (36.36%) D3.js
2 4 (36.36%) HTML
2 4 (36.36%) jQuery
3 3 (27.27%) HTML5
3 3 (27.27%) RESTful
3 3 (27.27%) Web Services
4 2 (18.18%) J2EE
4 2 (18.18%) JSON
4 2 (18.18%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (18.18%) Redux
4 2 (18.18%) Spring
4 2 (18.18%) Spring Boot
4 2 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (9.09%) CSS3
5 1 (9.09%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Client/Server
1 2 (18.18%) Cloud Native
2 1 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Web Development
3 4 (36.36%) Scrum
4 3 (27.27%) Information Architecture
4 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
5 2 (18.18%) Acceptance Criteria
5 2 (18.18%) Build Automation
5 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (18.18%) Microservices
5 2 (18.18%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (18.18%) TDD
5 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
6 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (9.09%) Front End Development
6 1 (9.09%) OO
6 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
6 1 (9.09%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (27.27%) Java
2 3 (27.27%) TypeScript
3 2 (18.18%) Bash Shell
3 2 (18.18%) Groovy
3 2 (18.18%) Kotlin
3 2 (18.18%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Ansible
1 2 (18.18%) Kubernetes
1 2 (18.18%) Rancher
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) SAP