Period
to 25 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for JavaScript skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited JavaScript over the 6 months to 25 June 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.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
25 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 14 7
Rank change year-on-year -3 -7 +17
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 38 45 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 8.43% 10.71% 13.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.90% 18.15% 32.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 26 46
Somerset median daily rate £375 £400 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +16.36% +1.10%
10th Percentile £200 £325 £244
90th Percentile £475 £469 £444
South West median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 10
Somerset median hourly rate - £52.50 £38.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +35.48% -
South West median hourly rate £30.50 £43.75 £38.75
% change year-on-year -30.29% +12.90% +99.18%

JavaScript 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 191 248 210
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 42.35% 59.05% 41.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 142 106
Somerset median daily rate £398 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.63% +6.67% +10.29%
10th Percentile £263 £258 £263
90th Percentile £500 £550 £454
South West median daily rate £410 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +9.33% +3.45% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 39 58
Somerset median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £42.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +6.51% +9.71%
10th Percentile £40.00 £37.50 £29.53
90th Percentile £43.75 £53.75 £57.00
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £43.00 £42.00
% change year-on-year -1.16% +2.38% +15.07%

JavaScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for JavaScript in Somerset

JavaScript
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JavaScript in Somerset

JavaScript
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JavaScript in Somerset over the 6 months to 25 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JavaScript in Somerset

JavaScript
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JavaScript 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 6 months to 25 June 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 19 £375 +7.14% 21
Street +2 10 £350 -12.50%
Taunton -5 3 £380 +1.33% 5
JavaScript
South West

For the 6 months to 25 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing JavaScript 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 JavaScript.

1 24 (63.16%) CSS
2 23 (60.53%) HTML
3 18 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (44.74%) C#
4 17 (44.74%) .NET
5 12 (31.58%) AngularJS
6 11 (28.95%) Java
6 11 (28.95%) HTML5
7 10 (26.32%) Front End Development
8 9 (23.68%) jQuery
8 9 (23.68%) SQL Server
8 9 (23.68%) ASP.NET
9 8 (21.05%) Scrum
9 8 (21.05%) MVC
10 7 (18.42%) TDD
10 7 (18.42%) CSS3
10 7 (18.42%) TypeScript
11 6 (15.79%) User Experience
11 6 (15.79%) Web Development
11 6 (15.79%) E-Commerce
11 6 (15.79%) SQL
12 5 (13.16%) .NET Framework
12 5 (13.16%) Spring
12 5 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (13.16%) Test Automation
12 5 (13.16%) Microservices
12 5 (13.16%) React
12 5 (13.16%) Entity Framework
12 5 (13.16%) Node.js
12 5 (13.16%) Greenfield Project

JavaScript
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 (5.26%) Apache
1 2 (5.26%) Mule
1 2 (5.26%) nginx
2 1 (2.63%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (2.63%) CMS
2 1 (2.63%) Drupal
2 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.63%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.63%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.63%) NetSuite
1 1 (2.63%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.26%) GitHub
2 2 (5.26%) Google Analytics
3 1 (2.63%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (2.63%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) SMS
2 1 (2.63%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.68%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.63%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (2.63%) Big Data
2 1 (2.63%) MySQL
2 1 (2.63%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Jenkins
1 4 (10.53%) Selenium
2 3 (7.89%) Ant
2 3 (7.89%) Cucumber
2 3 (7.89%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.89%) Maven
3 2 (5.26%) Bitbucket
3 2 (5.26%) Cobertura
3 2 (5.26%) Gradle
3 2 (5.26%) TeamCity
3 2 (5.26%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.63%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.63%) Grunt
4 1 (2.63%) HP UFT
4 1 (2.63%) JIRA
4 1 (2.63%) JUnit
4 1 (2.63%) SoapUI
4 1 (2.63%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (7.89%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Back Office
3 1 (2.63%) French Language
3 1 (2.63%) Multimedia
3 1 (2.63%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 30 (78.95%) Developer
2 9 (23.68%) .NET Developer
2 9 (23.68%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 5 (13.16%) Java Developer
4 4 (10.53%) Architect
4 4 (10.53%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (10.53%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (10.53%) UI Developer
5 3 (7.89%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (7.89%) C# Developer
5 3 (7.89%) HTML CSS Developer
5 3 (7.89%) HTML Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Senior Developer
5 3 (7.89%) SQL Developer
5 3 (7.89%) SQL Server Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
6 2 (5.26%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Hybris Developer
6 2 (5.26%) React Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (63.16%) CSS
2 23 (60.53%) HTML
3 17 (44.74%) .NET
4 12 (31.58%) AngularJS
5 11 (28.95%) HTML5
6 9 (23.68%) ASP.NET
6 9 (23.68%) jQuery
7 7 (18.42%) CSS3
8 5 (13.16%) .NET Framework
8 5 (13.16%) Entity Framework
8 5 (13.16%) Node.js
8 5 (13.16%) React
8 5 (13.16%) Spring
9 4 (10.53%) Polymer
9 4 (10.53%) REST
10 3 (7.89%) Angular 2
10 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (7.89%) Hibernate
10 3 (7.89%) Sass
10 3 (7.89%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) User Experience
2 5 (13.16%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (7.89%) Mobile App
4 2 (5.26%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.63%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (26.32%) Front End Development
3 8 (21.05%) MVC
3 8 (21.05%) Scrum
4 7 (18.42%) TDD
5 6 (15.79%) E-Commerce
5 6 (15.79%) Web Development
6 5 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (13.16%) Microservices
6 5 (13.16%) Test Automation
7 4 (10.53%) Analytics
7 4 (10.53%) TOGAF
8 3 (7.89%) DevOps
8 3 (7.89%) ETL
9 2 (5.26%) API Development
9 2 (5.26%) B2C
9 2 (5.26%) Data Analytics
9 2 (5.26%) Information Architecture
9 2 (5.26%) Responsive Web Design
9 2 (5.26%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 17 (44.74%) C#
2 11 (28.95%) Java
3 7 (18.42%) TypeScript
4 6 (15.79%) SQL
5 3 (7.89%) PHP
6 2 (5.26%) C++
6 2 (5.26%) Groovy
6 2 (5.26%) Python
6 2 (5.26%) Ruby
7 1 (2.63%) Jython
7 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.63%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.63%) DBS Check
3 1 (2.63%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Docker
1 1 (2.63%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 1 (2.63%) Ansible
2 1 (2.63%) CA Service Virtualization
2 1 (2.63%) HP ALM
2 1 (2.63%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.63%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.63%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (10.53%) hybris
2 2 (5.26%) Google
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.63%) CA
3 1 (2.63%) HP
3 1 (2.63%) Perforce
3 1 (2.63%) Sage