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 31 August 2015 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
jQuery
Rank 36 44 28
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -16
Contract jobs citing jQuery 3 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.78% 1.77% 1.92%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.56% 8.91% 7.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 3
Average daily rate
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£369 £290 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.06% +20.83%
UK excluding London average daily rate £339 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.23% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £34.28 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-27.06% -2.07%
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
54 101 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 13.99% 19.84% 27.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 67 26
Average daily rate £369 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.87% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

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

jQuery
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing jQuery within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +4 2 £362 +24.91% 1
Leighton Buzzard 0 1 £375 +114.28%
jQuery
East of England

jQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing jQuery also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited jQuery.

1 10 (83.33%) .NET
2 8 (66.67%) C#
2 8 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (66.67%) MVC
3 7 (58.33%) HTML
4 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (50.00%) CSS
5 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
5 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (41.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
6 4 (33.33%) HTML5
6 4 (33.33%) SOA
6 4 (33.33%) WCF
7 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
7 3 (25.00%) SQL
7 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (25.00%) Sitecore
7 3 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (16.67%) LESS
8 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
8 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
9 1 (8.33%) Photoshop
9 1 (8.33%) Web Services
9 1 (8.33%) Linux

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing jQuery also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited jQuery. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Photoshop
1 1 (8.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (8.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (8.33%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (8.33%) NUnit
2 1 (8.33%) Selenium
2 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (8.33%) Automotive
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Architect
3 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Software Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) VB.NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) PHP Developer
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (83.33%) .NET
2 8 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 7 (58.33%) HTML
4 6 (50.00%) CSS
5 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (41.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (33.33%) WCF
6 4 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
6 4 (33.33%) HTML5
7 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (16.67%) LESS
8 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
9 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 1 (8.33%) LINQ
9 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (8.33%) Entity Framework
9 1 (8.33%) CSS3
9 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 1 (8.33%) Web Services
9 1 (8.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Android
1 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) MVC
2 4 (33.33%) SOA
3 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (8.33%) Release Management
5 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Dependency Injection
5 1 (8.33%) Migration
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) C#
2 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
4 1 (8.33%) PHP
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Sitecore
3 1 (8.33%) Twitter
3 1 (8.33%) Xamarin
3 1 (8.33%) Adobe