The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Street with a requirement for JavaScript skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 23 April 2017 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)
Somerset / Street
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 4 10
Rank change year-on-year +2 +6  
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Street 14.29% 12.50% 4.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.33% 50.00% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £400 - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £353 £349
% change year-on-year +6.38% +1.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £34.25 £36.50
% change year-on-year +24.08% -6.16%  

JavaScript is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Street with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Street
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 3 2 11
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Street 42.86% 25.00% 47.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 5
Median daily rate £483 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.52% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £425 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.48 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +11.77% +5.55%  

JavaScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Street

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Street citing JavaScript as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for JavaScript in Street

JavaScript
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Street

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JavaScript in Street

For the 6 months to 23 April 2017, 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 Street region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development

JavaScript
Co-occurring IT Skills in Street 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 1 (100.00%) CMS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development