The first table below looks at the demand for jQuery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited jQuery over the 3 months to 16 April 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 Birmingham 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
jQuery
Rank 17 25 29
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +4
Contract jobs citing jQuery 51 24 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 8.28% 4.62% 3.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 31.48% 15.58% 14.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 12 15
Average daily rate £300 £318 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.51% -2.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £265 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £349 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £19.25
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +81.81%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
162 154 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 26.30% 29.67% 27.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 88 91
Average daily rate £325 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 2
Average hourly rate £36.50 £37.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.35% +111.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
jQuery
West Midlands

jQuery
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

jQuery Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

jQuery
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

jQuery Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

jQuery
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing jQuery across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

jQuery Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

jQuery
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

jQuery Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

jQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 66 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 60 (77.92%) CSS
3 57 (74.03%) HTML
4 43 (55.84%) .NET
5 33 (42.86%) MVC
6 31 (40.26%) ASP.NET
7 29 (37.66%) C#
8 28 (36.36%) SQL Server
9 26 (33.77%) CSS3
10 25 (32.47%) SQL
11 24 (31.17%) HTML5
12 16 (20.78%) WCF
12 16 (20.78%) Java
12 16 (20.78%) PHP
13 14 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
13 14 (18.18%) Visual Studio
13 14 (18.18%) Microsoft
14 13 (16.88%) Web Services
14 13 (16.88%) MySQL
14 13 (16.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 13 (16.88%) CMS
15 12 (15.58%) Ajax
15 12 (15.58%) Web Development
15 12 (15.58%) XML
16 11 (14.29%) .NET Framework
16 11 (14.29%) Spring
16 11 (14.29%) Software Engineering
16 11 (14.29%) TDD
16 11 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
17 10 (12.99%) ASP.NET MVC

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 13 (16.88%) CMS
2 8 (10.39%) WordPress
3 7 (9.09%) IIS
4 6 (7.79%) Apache
5 5 (6.49%) Tomcat
6 4 (5.19%) SharePoint Server
6 4 (5.19%) SharePoint
6 4 (5.19%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (2.60%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (1.30%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.30%) Confluence
8 1 (1.30%) Drupal
8 1 (1.30%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (9.09%) Photoshop
1 7 (9.09%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (3.90%) MS Visio
2 3 (3.90%) MS Office
3 2 (2.60%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (10.39%) Magento
2 4 (5.19%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.30%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 13 (16.88%) MySQL
2 13 (16.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (7.79%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (6.49%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (6.49%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (5.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (5.19%) MongoDB
5 4 (5.19%) NoSQL
6 3 (3.90%) MS Access
6 3 (3.90%) InterSystems Cache
6 3 (3.90%) Couchbase
7 1 (1.30%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.30%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.30%) Redis
Development Applications
1 14 (18.18%) Visual Studio
2 11 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (11.69%) Subversion
4 8 (10.39%) Maven
5 7 (9.09%) Git (software)
6 6 (7.79%) Eclipse
7 5 (6.49%) Ant
8 3 (3.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 3 (3.90%) Cucumber
8 3 (3.90%) TeamCity
8 3 (3.90%) QUnit
8 3 (3.90%) SpecFlow
9 2 (2.60%) JIRA
10 1 (1.30%) Toad
10 1 (1.30%) NetBeans
10 1 (1.30%) PhoneGap
10 1 (1.30%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 1 (1.30%) Rational Rhapsody
10 1 (1.30%) Oracle APEX
10 1 (1.30%) Selenium
General
1 3 (3.90%) Finance
2 1 (1.30%) Automotive
2 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.30%) Electronics
2 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.30%) Banking
2 1 (1.30%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 67 (87.01%) Developer
2 16 (20.78%) .NET Developer
3 13 (16.88%) Web Developer
3 13 (16.88%) Front-End Developer
4 6 (7.79%) ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (7.79%) PHP Developer
5 5 (6.49%) .NET Web Developer
5 5 (6.49%) Java Developer
5 5 (6.49%) Programmer
6 4 (5.19%) Software Programmer
6 4 (5.19%) CRM Developer
6 4 (5.19%) SharePoint Developer
6 4 (5.19%) Lead Developer
6 4 (5.19%) C# Developer
7 3 (3.90%) Analyst
7 3 (3.90%) Software Developer
7 3 (3.90%) Software Engineer
7 3 (3.90%) Analyst Developer
7 3 (3.90%) PHP Programmer
7 3 (3.90%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (77.92%) CSS
2 57 (74.03%) HTML
3 43 (55.84%) .NET
4 31 (40.26%) ASP.NET
5 26 (33.77%) CSS3
6 24 (31.17%) HTML5
7 16 (20.78%) WCF
8 13 (16.88%) Web Services
9 12 (15.58%) Ajax
9 12 (15.58%) XML
10 11 (14.29%) .NET Framework
10 11 (14.29%) Spring
11 10 (12.99%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (11.69%) Sass
13 8 (10.39%) REST
13 8 (10.39%) LINQ
13 8 (10.39%) XSLT
13 8 (10.39%) SOAP
14 7 (9.09%) JSP
14 7 (9.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.90%) W3C
2 2 (2.60%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.30%) DTV
3 1 (1.30%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.09%) Windows
2 5 (6.49%) Linux
2 5 (6.49%) UNIX
3 4 (5.19%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.30%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.30%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (42.86%) MVC
2 14 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (15.58%) Web Development
4 11 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 11 (14.29%) TDD
5 10 (12.99%) Scrum
5 10 (12.99%) E-Commerce
6 8 (10.39%) Responsive Web Design
7 6 (7.79%) OOP
7 6 (7.79%) OO
8 5 (6.49%) SEO
8 5 (6.49%) Logistics
9 4 (5.19%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (5.19%) Incident Management
9 4 (5.19%) Content Management
9 4 (5.19%) CRM
9 4 (5.19%) Configuration Management
10 3 (3.90%) UML
10 3 (3.90%) Web Design
10 3 (3.90%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 66 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 29 (37.66%) C#
3 25 (32.47%) SQL
4 16 (20.78%) Java
4 16 (20.78%) PHP
5 8 (10.39%) VB
6 7 (9.09%) T-SQL
7 5 (6.49%) VB.NET
8 3 (3.90%) PHP5
9 2 (2.60%) Scala
9 2 (2.60%) Ruby
10 1 (1.30%) Python
10 1 (1.30%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.30%) Perl
10 1 (1.30%) C
10 1 (1.30%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.30%) PHP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.19%) QA
2 3 (3.90%) WCAG
3 1 (1.30%) HL7
System Software
1 4 (5.19%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.09%) Adobe
3 5 (6.49%) Alterian
3 5 (6.49%) Sitecore
4 3 (3.90%) hybris
5 2 (2.60%) Sony
6 1 (1.30%) Oracle
6 1 (1.30%) SAP
6 1 (1.30%) iRise
6 1 (1.30%) Sencha
6 1 (1.30%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.30%) Facebook
6 1 (1.30%) Appcelerator
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