Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Taunton 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 18 November 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 > Taunton
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 23 14
Rank change year-on-year +9 -9 +30
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 13 1 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Taunton 10.08% 0.99% 22.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.08% 2.38% 44.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 43
Taunton median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +25.00%
10th Percentile £310 £350 £287
90th Percentile £400 £350 £400
Somerset median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Taunton median hourly rate - - -
Somerset median hourly rate £52.50 - -

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 Taunton with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Taunton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 48 42 98
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Taunton 37.21% 41.58% 50.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 40 94
Taunton median daily rate £375 £350 £367
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -4.57% +12.85%
10th Percentile £310 £213 £313
90th Percentile £442 £488 £400
Somerset median daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +10.71% - +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Taunton median hourly rate £23.75 - -
Somerset median hourly rate £47.50 £40.00 £42.75
% change year-on-year +18.75% -6.43% +22.14%

JavaScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Taunton

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

Job vacancy trend for JavaScript in Taunton

JavaScript
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JavaScript in Taunton

JavaScript
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Taunton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JavaScript in Taunton over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JavaScript in Taunton

JavaScript
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Taunton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JavaScript in Taunton

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Taunton region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 10 (76.92%) Scrum
1 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (61.54%) Java
3 7 (53.85%) C#
4 6 (46.15%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (46.15%) Test Automation
4 6 (46.15%) BDD
4 6 (46.15%) Continuous Delivery
4 6 (46.15%) Continuous Deployment
4 6 (46.15%) Acceptance Criteria
5 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
5 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
6 4 (30.77%) Information Architecture
6 4 (30.77%) AngularJS
7 3 (23.08%) HTML5
7 3 (23.08%) Grunt
7 3 (23.08%) TypeScript
7 3 (23.08%) Web Development
7 3 (23.08%) HTML
7 3 (23.08%) SQL
7 3 (23.08%) .NET
7 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
7 3 (23.08%) CSS
7 3 (23.08%) Client/Server
7 3 (23.08%) Eclipse
7 3 (23.08%) IntelliJ
8 2 (15.38%) Linux
8 2 (15.38%) Apache
8 2 (15.38%) TDD
8 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering

JavaScript
Co-occurring IT Skills in Taunton 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 (15.38%) Apache
1 2 (15.38%) nginx
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MariaDB
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (23.08%) Eclipse
2 3 (23.08%) Grunt
2 3 (23.08%) IntelliJ
2 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
3 1 (7.69%) Firebug
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) .NET Developer
2 3 (23.08%) JavaScript Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Test Automation Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Test Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Web Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Test Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) HTML Developer
4 1 (7.69%) PHP Developer
4 1 (7.69%) QA Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) QA Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Web Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) AngularJS
2 3 (23.08%) .NET
2 3 (23.08%) CSS
2 3 (23.08%) HTML
2 3 (23.08%) HTML5
3 2 (15.38%) CSS3
3 2 (15.38%) jQuery
4 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
4 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (7.69%) React
4 1 (7.69%) RESTful
4 1 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Client/Server
2 2 (15.38%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (76.92%) Scrum
2 6 (46.15%) Acceptance Criteria
2 6 (46.15%) BDD
2 6 (46.15%) Continuous Delivery
2 6 (46.15%) Continuous Deployment
2 6 (46.15%) Test Automation
3 4 (30.77%) Information Architecture
4 3 (23.08%) Web Development
5 2 (15.38%) SDET
5 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
5 2 (15.38%) TDD
5 2 (15.38%) User Stories
6 1 (7.69%) Front End Development
6 1 (7.69%) Information Security
6 1 (7.69%) Manual Testing
6 1 (7.69%) MVC
6 1 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) Java
2 7 (53.85%) C#
3 3 (23.08%) SQL
3 3 (23.08%) TypeScript
4 1 (7.69%) PHP
4 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
1 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Capita