The table below looks at the statistics for jQuery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited jQuery over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
jQuery
Rank 25 29 28
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Contract jobs citing jQuery 20 10 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 5.36% 3.19% 4.03%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.24% 8.70% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 4 3
Average daily rate £365 £305 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.67% +35.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £11.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.00 £26.85 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+75.07% -17.40%
jQuery
Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridge region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
116 115 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 31.10% 36.74% 32.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 68 47
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £200 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 11
Average hourly rate £55.00 £41.25 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +26.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

jQuery
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

jQuery Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

jQuery
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

jQuery Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

jQuery
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

jQuery Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

jQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 54 (98.18%) JavaScript
2 50 (90.91%) HTML
3 43 (78.18%) HTML5
4 42 (76.36%) CSS
5 38 (69.09%) Java
6 33 (60.00%) CSS3
7 30 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
8 26 (47.27%) Git (software)
9 25 (45.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 25 (45.45%) User Experience
9 25 (45.45%) Front End Development
10 24 (43.64%) REST
11 23 (41.82%) Ajax
12 22 (40.00%) Mercurial
13 19 (34.55%) UX Design
14 17 (30.91%) WebStorm
14 17 (30.91%) IntelliJ
15 16 (29.09%) Mobile App
15 16 (29.09%) PhoneGap
16 15 (27.27%) Responsive Web Design
16 15 (27.27%) Selenium
17 14 (25.45%) ECMAScript
17 14 (25.45%) SQL
17 14 (25.45%) TypeScript
18 13 (23.64%) Dart
18 13 (23.64%) BDD
19 12 (21.82%) Unit Testing
19 12 (21.82%) TDD
20 11 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
20 11 (20.00%) Photoshop

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 10 (18.18%) Node.js
2 3 (5.45%) JBoss
3 2 (3.64%) CMS
4 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.82%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.82%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 11 (20.00%) Photoshop
2 10 (18.18%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 10 (18.18%) SDL Web 8
2 4 (7.27%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (3.64%) BigMachines
3 2 (3.64%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 11 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.45%) SaaS
3 2 (3.64%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.82%) 802.15
1 1 (1.82%) Bluetooth
1 1 (1.82%) HTTP
1 1 (1.82%) HTTPS
1 1 (1.82%) Internet
1 1 (1.82%) SSL
1 1 (1.82%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.82%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (1.82%) X.509
1 1 (1.82%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.73%) NoSQL
2 5 (9.09%) MongoDB
2 5 (9.09%) MySQL
2 5 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.64%) Big Data
3 2 (3.64%) Data Mining
3 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.64%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 26 (47.27%) Git (software)
2 22 (40.00%) Mercurial
3 17 (30.91%) IntelliJ
3 17 (30.91%) WebStorm
4 15 (27.27%) Selenium
5 7 (12.73%) Grunt
5 7 (12.73%) Jasmine
6 6 (10.91%) gulp
7 5 (9.09%) Appium
7 5 (9.09%) JBehave
7 5 (9.09%) Jenkins
7 5 (9.09%) JMeter
7 5 (9.09%) PhantomJS
8 4 (7.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (7.27%) JUnit
8 4 (7.27%) Maven
8 4 (7.27%) Mockito
9 2 (3.64%) Axure RP
9 2 (3.64%) Eclipse
9 2 (3.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (3.64%) Electronics
1 2 (3.64%) Finance
2 1 (1.82%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (1.82%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 46 (83.64%) Developer
2 23 (41.82%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 7 (12.73%) Java Developer
4 5 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 5 (9.09%) UI Developer
5 4 (7.27%) Full Stack Developer
5 4 (7.27%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (7.27%) Python Developer
5 4 (7.27%) QA Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Web Developer
6 3 (5.45%) C# Developer
6 3 (5.45%) PHP Developer
6 3 (5.45%) PHP Zend Developer
7 2 (3.64%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (3.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (3.64%) Django Developer
7 2 (3.64%) HTML Developer
7 2 (3.64%) Java Web Developer
7 2 (3.64%) SQL Developer
7 2 (3.64%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (90.91%) HTML
2 43 (78.18%) HTML5
3 42 (76.36%) CSS
4 33 (60.00%) CSS3
5 25 (45.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 24 (43.64%) REST
7 23 (41.82%) Ajax
8 16 (29.09%) PhoneGap
9 8 (14.55%) .NET
9 8 (14.55%) ASP.NET
10 7 (12.73%) JSON
10 7 (12.73%) Spring
10 7 (12.73%) XML
11 6 (10.91%) Sass
12 5 (9.09%) AngularJS
12 5 (9.09%) Hibernate
12 5 (9.09%) JPA
12 5 (9.09%) RESTful
12 5 (9.09%) Web Services
13 4 (7.27%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 25 (45.45%) User Experience
2 16 (29.09%) Mobile App
3 10 (18.18%) Graphic Design
4 7 (12.73%) Computer Science
5 5 (9.09%) Life Science
6 3 (5.45%) Biology
6 3 (5.45%) Fintech
6 3 (5.45%) Visualisation
7 2 (3.64%) Client/Server
7 2 (3.64%) iPad
7 2 (3.64%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.82%) Informatics
8 1 (1.82%) N-Tier
8 1 (1.82%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.82%) AIX
1 1 (1.82%) Linux
1 1 (1.82%) Mac OS X
1 1 (1.82%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (45.45%) Front End Development
3 19 (34.55%) UX Design
4 15 (27.27%) Responsive Web Design
5 13 (23.64%) BDD
6 12 (21.82%) TDD
6 12 (21.82%) Unit Testing
7 10 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (18.18%) Functional Testing
7 10 (18.18%) MVC
8 8 (14.55%) OO
8 8 (14.55%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (14.55%) Web Development
9 6 (10.91%) Regression Testing
10 5 (9.09%) Open Source
10 5 (9.09%) Performance Testing
10 5 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
11 4 (7.27%) BPMN
11 4 (7.27%) Domain-Driven Design
11 4 (7.27%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 54 (98.18%) JavaScript
2 38 (69.09%) Java
3 14 (25.45%) ECMAScript
3 14 (25.45%) SQL
3 14 (25.45%) TypeScript
4 13 (23.64%) Dart
5 8 (14.55%) C#
6 5 (9.09%) PHP
6 5 (9.09%) Python
7 4 (7.27%) Groovy
7 4 (7.27%) Scala
8 2 (3.64%) Apex Code
8 2 (3.64%) Perl
9 1 (1.82%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.82%) C
9 1 (1.82%) C++
9 1 (1.82%) CoffeeScript
9 1 (1.82%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.82%) R
9 1 (1.82%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (12.73%) Degree
2 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.91%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 5 (9.09%) Oracle
2 3 (5.45%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.45%) Zend
3 2 (3.64%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (3.64%) Siebel
4 1 (1.82%) Adobe
4 1 (1.82%) Facebook
4 1 (1.82%) Twitter
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