The first table below looks at the demand for jQuery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited jQuery over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Berkshire region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
jQuery
Rank 61 32 58
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +26
Contract jobs citing jQuery 66 118 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.63% 4.90% 2.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.22% 21.45% 16.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 76 52
Average daily rate
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£375 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £200 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £400 £416
UK excluding London average daily rate £324 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Average hourly rate - £36.00 £24.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +48.45%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.75 £32.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +3.17%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
540 550 531
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 21.56% 22.85% 16.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 275 242
Average daily rate £350 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £488 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 12
Average hourly rate £19.00 £36.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.22% +44.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.65 £30.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.10 £36.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £34.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-1.44% +6.15%
jQuery
South East

jQuery
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

jQuery Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

jQuery
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

jQuery Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

jQuery
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing jQuery across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

jQuery Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

jQuery
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing jQuery across the Berkshire region.

jQuery Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

jQuery
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing jQuery within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
Reading -9 24 £388 +3.33% 18
Maidenhead -10 6 £290 +30.33% 2
Slough -17 5 £328 +31.00% 5
Newbury -2 3 - - 5
Bracknell +8 2 - - 2
Windsor -2 1 £250 -54.54% 1
Wokingham - - - - 2
Thatcham - - - - 1
jQuery
South East

jQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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.

1 134 (84.81%) HTML
2 129 (81.65%) CSS
3 128 (81.01%) JavaScript
4 75 (47.47%) HTML5
5 60 (37.97%) MVC
6 57 (36.08%) CSS3
7 55 (34.81%) .NET
8 49 (31.01%) C#
9 46 (29.11%) Ajax
10 45 (28.48%) Agile Software Development
11 41 (25.95%) XML
12 34 (21.52%) ASP.NET
13 32 (20.25%) JSON
14 31 (19.62%) SQL
15 26 (16.46%) OO
15 26 (16.46%) .NET Framework
15 26 (16.46%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 25 (15.82%) SQL Server
16 25 (15.82%) CMS
17 24 (15.19%) XHTML
18 23 (14.56%) Scrum
18 23 (14.56%) Web Development
19 22 (13.92%) Photoshop
20 21 (13.29%) TDD
21 19 (12.03%) Subversion
22 17 (10.76%) Web Services
22 17 (10.76%) Unit Testing
22 17 (10.76%) ASP.NET MVC
22 17 (10.76%) Responsive Web Design
22 17 (10.76%) Sass

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 25 (15.82%) CMS
2 8 (5.06%) IIS
3 7 (4.43%) SharePoint
3 7 (4.43%) Confluence
4 6 (3.80%) Drupal
4 6 (3.80%) Tomcat
5 4 (2.53%) Sitecore CMS
5 4 (2.53%) Node.js
5 4 (2.53%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (1.90%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.27%) TYPO3
7 2 (1.27%) WordPress
7 2 (1.27%) Liferay
7 2 (1.27%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.27%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.63%) Adobe CQ
8 1 (0.63%) Apache
8 1 (0.63%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.63%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.63%) Alfresco
Applications
1 22 (13.92%) Photoshop
2 5 (3.16%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.27%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.27%) MS Office
4 1 (0.63%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.90%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.63%) Magento
2 1 (0.63%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.80%) Internet
2 3 (1.90%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (15.82%) SQL Server
2 14 (8.86%) MySQL
3 10 (6.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (5.70%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.63%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.63%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.63%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.63%) DB2
6 1 (0.63%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.63%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 19 (12.03%) Subversion
2 16 (10.13%) Grunt
3 13 (8.23%) JIRA
4 12 (7.59%) Git (software)
4 12 (7.59%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (7.59%) Jasmine
5 8 (5.06%) Visual Studio
5 8 (5.06%) QUnit
6 7 (4.43%) Jenkins
6 7 (4.43%) Eclipse
7 6 (3.80%) Firebug
7 6 (3.80%) Selenium
7 6 (3.80%) JUnit
8 5 (3.16%) Dreamweaver
9 2 (1.27%) Maven
9 2 (1.27%) Mercurial
9 2 (1.27%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 1 (0.63%) FogBugz
10 1 (0.63%) Trac
10 1 (0.63%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 10 (6.33%) Finance
2 8 (5.06%) Publishing
3 5 (3.16%) Marketing
4 4 (2.53%) Advertising
5 3 (1.90%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.90%) Games
6 1 (0.63%) Legal
6 1 (0.63%) Banking
6 1 (0.63%) Retail
6 1 (0.63%) Billing
Job Titles
1 144 (91.14%) Developer
2 49 (31.01%) Front-End Developer
3 38 (24.05%) Web Developer
4 22 (13.92%) .NET Developer
5 12 (7.59%) JavaScript Developer
5 12 (7.59%) UI Developer
5 12 (7.59%) Senior Developer
6 11 (6.96%) UI Programmer
7 10 (6.33%) Front-End Web Developer
8 9 (5.70%) C# Developer
8 9 (5.70%) ASP.NET Developer
9 8 (5.06%) Senior Front-End Developer
10 7 (4.43%) Senior JavaScript Developer
10 7 (4.43%) Applications Developer
10 7 (4.43%) Mobile Applications Developer
10 7 (4.43%) Mobile Developer
10 7 (4.43%) User Experience Developer
11 6 (3.80%) Mobile Web Developer
12 5 (3.16%) Architect
12 5 (3.16%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 134 (84.81%) HTML
2 129 (81.65%) CSS
3 75 (47.47%) HTML5
4 57 (36.08%) CSS3
5 55 (34.81%) .NET
6 46 (29.11%) Ajax
7 41 (25.95%) XML
8 34 (21.52%) ASP.NET
9 32 (20.25%) JSON
10 26 (16.46%) .NET Framework
10 26 (16.46%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 24 (15.19%) XHTML
12 17 (10.76%) Web Services
12 17 (10.76%) ASP.NET MVC
12 17 (10.76%) Sass
12 17 (10.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 16 (10.13%) WCF
14 14 (8.86%) Spring
15 11 (6.96%) J2EE
15 11 (6.96%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.49%) Mobile App
2 13 (8.23%) Open Source
3 10 (6.33%) Computer Science
4 9 (5.70%) iPad
5 7 (4.43%) Digital Media
6 6 (3.80%) W3C
7 5 (3.16%) Mobile Computing
7 5 (3.16%) Blackberry
7 5 (3.16%) Smartphone
8 4 (2.53%) Wiki
9 1 (0.63%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.63%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.63%) NHS
9 1 (0.63%) Social Media
9 1 (0.63%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (0.63%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.63%) FMCG
9 1 (0.63%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 14 (8.86%) Windows
2 13 (8.23%) Apple iOS
3 10 (6.33%) UNIX
4 7 (4.43%) Android
5 6 (3.80%) Linux
6 4 (2.53%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (37.97%) MVC
2 45 (28.48%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (16.46%) OO
4 23 (14.56%) Scrum
4 23 (14.56%) Web Development
5 21 (13.29%) TDD
6 17 (10.76%) Unit Testing
6 17 (10.76%) Responsive Web Design
7 15 (9.49%) E-Commerce
8 12 (7.59%) B2C
9 11 (6.96%) iOS Development
9 11 (6.96%) Web Design
10 10 (6.33%) Web Application Development
11 9 (5.70%) SEO
12 8 (5.06%) Project Management
13 7 (4.43%) Validation
13 7 (4.43%) Content Management
13 7 (4.43%) Time Management
14 6 (3.80%) Integration Testing
14 6 (3.80%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 128 (81.01%) JavaScript
2 49 (31.01%) C#
3 31 (19.62%) SQL
4 16 (10.13%) PHP
5 15 (9.49%) Java
6 5 (3.16%) T-SQL
7 3 (1.90%) C++
7 3 (1.90%) PHP5
8 2 (1.27%) Bourne shell
8 2 (1.27%) VBScript
8 2 (1.27%) VB
8 2 (1.27%) C
9 1 (0.63%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.63%) ActionScript
9 1 (0.63%) VBA
9 1 (0.63%) Python
9 1 (0.63%) Lua
Qualifications
1 11 (6.96%) Degree
2 2 (1.27%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.33%) QA
2 5 (3.16%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (0.63%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 16 (10.13%) Microsoft
2 11 (6.96%) Twitter
3 10 (6.33%) Yahoo!
4 9 (5.70%) Sencha
5 7 (4.43%) hybris
6 5 (3.16%) Adobe
6 5 (3.16%) Sitecore
7 4 (2.53%) Open Text
8 3 (1.90%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (1.90%) Metastorm
8 3 (1.90%) Omniture
9 2 (1.27%) Google
10 1 (0.63%) ATG
10 1 (0.63%) Telerik
10 1 (0.63%) SAP
10 1 (0.63%) Oracle
10 1 (0.63%) JBoss
10 1 (0.63%) Akamai
10 1 (0.63%) Demandware
10 1 (0.63%) Syclo
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