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 3 months to 28 June 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
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 - 15
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing JavaScript 7 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Taunton 12.96% - 7.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.91% - 28.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 7
Median daily rate £375 - £340
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 - £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 - £344
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year +4.16% +2.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.45 £37.50 £39.78
% change year-on-year +15.85% -5.71%  

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 Taunton with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Taunton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 44 3 25
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Taunton 81.48% 7.32% 28.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 1 24
Median daily rate £388 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.82% +30.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £425 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £425 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  

JavaScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Taunton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Taunton 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 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 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 28 June 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 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) Scrum
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 7 (100.00%) BDD
1 7 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 7 (100.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 4 (57.14%) Visual Studio
2 4 (57.14%) Eclipse
2 4 (57.14%) IntelliJ
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) .NET
3 3 (42.86%) User Stories
4 2 (28.57%) SDET
4 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) QA
5 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
5 1 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance

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:

Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (57.14%) Eclipse
2 4 (57.14%) IntelliJ
2 4 (57.14%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) .NET Developer
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Test Automation Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Test Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Test Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Test Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Developer in Test
4 1 (14.29%) QA Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) QA Automation Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) QA Automation Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) QA Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) QA Test Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) BDD
1 7 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 7 (100.00%) Continuous Deployment
1 7 (100.00%) Scrum
1 7 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (42.86%) User Stories
3 2 (28.57%) SDET
4 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Taunton, Somerset
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Taunton, Somerset
Computer People
Rate: £300.00 - £340.00 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Taunton, Somerset
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago