The table below looks at the statistics for jQuery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited jQuery over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
jQuery
Rank - 37 28
Contract jobs citing jQuery 0 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - 2.33% 1.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 13.85% 9.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 4
Average daily rate - £638 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +136.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.00 £26.85 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+75.07% -17.40%
jQuery
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
82 65 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 24.70% 16.84% 18.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 52 33
Average daily rate £400 £430 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.97% +22.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £270 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £638 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 0 4
Average hourly rate £42.50 - £32.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 - £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

jQuery
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing jQuery across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

jQuery Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

jQuery
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing jQuery across the Bedfordshire region.

jQuery Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire