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 1 September 2014 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
jQuery
Rank 45 30 43
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +13
Contract jobs citing jQuery 8 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.59% 1.87% 0.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.00% 6.85% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 2
Average daily rate
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£300 £240 £294
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -18.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £240 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £268 £329
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year
- +13.82%
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
100 73 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 19.88% 27.34% 18.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 27 37
Average daily rate £400 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £6.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing jQuery across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

jQuery Daily Rate Histogram 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 1 September 2014. 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 0 4 £290 +20.83% 5
Luton -21 3 £350 +27.27% 8
Dunstable - - - -
Leighton Buzzard - - - - 2
jQuery
East of England

jQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 17 (85.00%) JavaScript
2 13 (65.00%) SQL Server
3 11 (55.00%) HTML
3 11 (55.00%) ASP.NET
4 10 (50.00%) CSS
4 10 (50.00%) .NET
4 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (40.00%) C#
6 7 (35.00%) Java
7 6 (30.00%) JSP
7 6 (30.00%) Struts
7 6 (30.00%) Web Services
7 6 (30.00%) MVC
7 6 (30.00%) OO
7 6 (30.00%) Eclipse
7 6 (30.00%) Ajax
7 6 (30.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
8 5 (25.00%) Relational Database
8 5 (25.00%) E-Commerce
8 5 (25.00%) Scrum
8 5 (25.00%) Migration
8 5 (25.00%) XML
9 4 (20.00%) XSLT
9 4 (20.00%) UNIX
9 4 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
9 4 (20.00%) Visual Studio
9 4 (20.00%) DB2
9 4 (20.00%) JBoss

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 4 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (15.00%) IIS
3 2 (10.00%) Apache
4 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (5.00%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (5.00%) Drupal
4 1 (5.00%) WordPress
4 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (65.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (30.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (25.00%) Relational Database
5 4 (20.00%) DB2
6 3 (15.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Eclipse
2 4 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (20.00%) MyEclipse
3 3 (15.00%) NUnit
4 2 (10.00%) JUnit
4 2 (10.00%) TeamCity
4 2 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (10.00%) Maven
4 2 (10.00%) Selenium
4 2 (10.00%) Rhino Mocks
4 2 (10.00%) Moq
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (5.00%) MSTest
5 1 (5.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
1 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (90.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Java Developer
2 6 (30.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Web Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Java Software Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) C# Developer
5 2 (10.00%) J2EE Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (5.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Junior
6 1 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) SharePoint Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) Junior Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (55.00%) HTML
1 11 (55.00%) ASP.NET
2 10 (50.00%) CSS
2 10 (50.00%) .NET
3 6 (30.00%) JSP
3 6 (30.00%) Struts
3 6 (30.00%) Web Services
3 6 (30.00%) Ajax
4 5 (25.00%) XML
5 4 (20.00%) XSLT
5 4 (20.00%) Java EE
5 4 (20.00%) JSF
5 4 (20.00%) Silverlight
5 4 (20.00%) ICEfaces
6 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (15.00%) Razor View Engine
6 3 (15.00%) WCF
7 2 (10.00%) Hibernate
7 2 (10.00%) Spring
7 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.00%) Social Media
2 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) UNIX
2 2 (10.00%) Linux
3 1 (5.00%) CentOS
3 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (30.00%) MVC
2 6 (30.00%) OO
3 5 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 5 (25.00%) Migration
3 5 (25.00%) Scrum
3 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (20.00%) Web Development
4 4 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 4 (20.00%) Analytics
4 4 (20.00%) TDD
4 4 (20.00%) RAD
5 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (10.00%) Validation
6 2 (10.00%) DSDM
7 1 (5.00%) CRM
7 1 (5.00%) Web Design
7 1 (5.00%) RUP
7 1 (5.00%) UML
7 1 (5.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 17 (85.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (40.00%) C#
3 7 (35.00%) Java
4 3 (15.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (10.00%) SQL
5 2 (10.00%) PHP
6 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
6 1 (5.00%) C++
6 1 (5.00%) Perl
6 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Sun Certification
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) JBoss
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle
3 2 (10.00%) Sun
4 1 (5.00%) Rackspace
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft