The table below looks at the statistics for jQuery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited jQuery over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
jQuery
Rank 23 30 24
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -6
Contract jobs citing jQuery 15 17 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 5.70% 4.66% 2.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.24% 14.17% 22.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 13 3
Average daily rate
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£374 £350 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.85% +47.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £305 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £420 £308
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £305
% change year-on-year
- +6.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.60 £32.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-4.39% -8.57%
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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 Cardiff region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
87 120 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 33.08% 32.88% 13.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 81 8
Average daily rate £350 £425 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +54.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £325 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Average hourly rate £32.50 £30.25 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.43% +16.34%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -

jQuery
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

jQuery Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

jQuery
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

jQuery Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

jQuery
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

jQuery Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 29 (78.38%) Agile Software Development
1 29 (78.38%) HTML
1 29 (78.38%) CSS
2 28 (75.68%) JavaScript
3 25 (67.57%) HTML5
3 25 (67.57%) CSS3
4 23 (62.16%) Scala
5 21 (56.76%) MongoDB
6 19 (51.35%) REST
6 19 (51.35%) Ajax
7 17 (45.95%) JSON
7 17 (45.95%) Jasmine
8 16 (43.24%) JUnit
9 15 (40.54%) Jenkins
9 15 (40.54%) Git (software)
10 14 (37.84%) Subversion
10 14 (37.84%) TDD
10 14 (37.84%) HTTP
11 13 (35.14%) Java
12 12 (32.43%) SQL
12 12 (32.43%) Play Framework
13 11 (29.73%) KnockoutJS
14 10 (27.03%) RESTful
14 10 (27.03%) XML
15 8 (21.62%) UNIX
15 8 (21.62%) OO
15 8 (21.62%) Perl
15 8 (21.62%) Software Engineering
15 8 (21.62%) Mojolicious
16 7 (18.92%) Elasticsearch

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 7 (18.92%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (16.22%) SharePoint
3 5 (13.51%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (5.41%) Tomcat
4 2 (5.41%) JBoss
4 2 (5.41%) Apache
5 1 (2.70%) Mule ESB
5 1 (2.70%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (2.70%) ArcGIS
5 1 (2.70%) Mule
5 1 (2.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Office
2 2 (5.41%) Fireworks
2 2 (5.41%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (5.41%) Photoshop
2 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.51%) Office 365
2 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (37.84%) HTTP
2 3 (8.11%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (56.76%) MongoDB
2 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.70%) MS Access
3 1 (2.70%) MySQL
3 1 (2.70%) Jackrabbit
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (45.95%) Jasmine
2 16 (43.24%) JUnit
3 15 (40.54%) Jenkins
3 15 (40.54%) Git (software)
4 14 (37.84%) Subversion
5 6 (16.22%) Visual Studio
6 4 (10.81%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (8.11%) Karma Test Runner
7 3 (8.11%) QUnit
8 1 (2.70%) Eclipse
8 1 (2.70%) NUnit
8 1 (2.70%) Dreamweaver
8 1 (2.70%) DbUnit
8 1 (2.70%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 6 (16.22%) Legal
2 5 (13.51%) Publishing
3 2 (5.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 31 (83.78%) Developer
2 10 (27.03%) Scala Developer
3 5 (13.51%) Front-End Developer
3 5 (13.51%) Perl Developer
4 4 (10.81%) AWS Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Web Developer
5 3 (8.11%) SharePoint Developer
6 2 (5.41%) SharePoint Administrator
6 2 (5.41%) UX Designer
6 2 (5.41%) Designer
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Designer
6 2 (5.41%) Administrator
6 2 (5.41%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Senior UX Designer
7 1 (2.70%) .NET Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Architect
7 1 (2.70%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.70%) Lead Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Technical Architect
7 1 (2.70%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (78.38%) HTML
1 29 (78.38%) CSS
2 25 (67.57%) HTML5
2 25 (67.57%) CSS3
3 19 (51.35%) REST
3 19 (51.35%) Ajax
4 17 (45.95%) JSON
5 12 (32.43%) Play Framework
6 11 (29.73%) KnockoutJS
7 10 (27.03%) RESTful
7 10 (27.03%) XML
8 8 (21.62%) Mojolicious
9 7 (18.92%) OAuth
9 7 (18.92%) AngularJS
10 5 (13.51%) XHTML
10 5 (13.51%) .NET
11 4 (10.81%) Java EE
11 4 (10.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (10.81%) Backbone.js
11 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) User Experience
1 3 (8.11%) Visualisation
2 2 (5.41%) Human Factors
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.62%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (78.38%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (37.84%) TDD
3 8 (21.62%) OO
3 8 (21.62%) Software Engineering
4 6 (16.22%) Scrum
5 5 (13.51%) Migration
5 5 (13.51%) MVC
6 3 (8.11%) Data Visualisation
7 2 (5.41%) Information Architecture
7 2 (5.41%) Customer Intelligence
8 1 (2.70%) RUP
8 1 (2.70%) CRM
8 1 (2.70%) SOA
8 1 (2.70%) DSDM
8 1 (2.70%) Pair Programming
8 1 (2.70%) BDD
8 1 (2.70%) Usability Testing
8 1 (2.70%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (2.70%) Kanban
8 1 (2.70%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 28 (75.68%) JavaScript
2 23 (62.16%) Scala
3 13 (35.14%) Java
4 12 (32.43%) SQL
5 8 (21.62%) Perl
6 4 (10.81%) C#
7 1 (2.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.70%) BC Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (8.11%) Google
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.41%) Adobe
3 1 (2.70%) ILOG