The table below looks at the statistics for jQuery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited jQuery over the 3 months to 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
jQuery
Rank 17 - 15
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing jQuery 4 0 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 4.82% - 9.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.29% - 17.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 5
Average daily rate
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£325 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.85 £32.50 £34.75
% change year-on-year
-17.40% -6.47%
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County Antrim

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 Belfast region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Belfast
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
28 25 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 33.73% 33.78% 51.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 11 57
Average daily rate £350 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £280 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £17.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -5.71%

jQuery
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

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

jQuery Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

jQuery
Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

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

jQuery Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

jQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Belfast 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 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) CSS
3 3 (42.86%) MVC
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
4 2 (28.57%) J2EE
4 2 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) JSP
4 2 (28.57%) Servlets
4 2 (28.57%) Struts
4 2 (28.57%) OO
4 2 (28.57%) JSON
4 2 (28.57%) Struts2
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (28.57%) CSS3
4 2 (28.57%) HTML5
5 1 (14.29%) Social Media
5 1 (14.29%) Mocha
5 1 (14.29%) Kentico
5 1 (14.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (14.29%) Node.js
5 1 (14.29%) REST
5 1 (14.29%) Backbone.js
5 1 (14.29%) QUnit

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Belfast 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 (14.29%) Kentico
1 1 (14.29%) Node.js
1 1 (14.29%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Mocha
1 1 (14.29%) QUnit
1 1 (14.29%) Jasmine
1 1 (14.29%) Grunt
1 1 (14.29%) Bower
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) .NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Web Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
1 4 (57.14%) CSS
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 2 (28.57%) J2EE
3 2 (28.57%) JSP
3 2 (28.57%) Servlets
3 2 (28.57%) Struts
3 2 (28.57%) JSON
3 2 (28.57%) Struts2
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (28.57%) CSS3
3 2 (28.57%) HTML5
4 1 (14.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (14.29%) REST
4 1 (14.29%) Backbone.js
4 1 (14.29%) Ember.js
4 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 1 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (14.29%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Social Media
1 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) MVC
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) Dependency Management
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) Pair Programming
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
3 2 (28.57%) SQL