The table below looks at the statistics for jQuery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited jQuery over the 3 months to 4 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
jQuery
Rank 25 10 15
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +5
Contract jobs citing jQuery 4 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 2.82% 11.01% 4.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.15% 40.00% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 12 1
Average daily rate
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- £300 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -29.41%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £303
% change year-on-year
- +7.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -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 Cheltenham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
65 30 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 45.77% 27.52% 29.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 17 18
Average daily rate £425 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £461 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

jQuery
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

jQuery Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

jQuery
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

jQuery Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

jQuery
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

jQuery Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 7 (100.00%) HTML
2 6 (85.71%) CSS
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
3 5 (71.43%) SQL
4 4 (57.14%) Java
4 4 (57.14%) Web Services
5 3 (42.86%) Finance
5 3 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (42.86%) Hibernate
5 3 (42.86%) MVC
5 3 (42.86%) .NET
5 3 (42.86%) J2EE
5 3 (42.86%) TDD
5 3 (42.86%) Spring MVC
5 3 (42.86%) Spring
5 3 (42.86%) Maven
5 3 (42.86%) BDD
5 3 (42.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
6 2 (28.57%) Ajax
6 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 2 (28.57%) SOAP
6 2 (28.57%) C#
6 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
7 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
7 1 (14.29%) PHP
7 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
7 1 (14.29%) C++
7 1 (14.29%) XML
7 1 (14.29%) XSLT

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Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 1 (14.29%) MySQL
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Maven
2 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 1 (14.29%) NUnit
2 1 (14.29%) MSTest
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 1 (14.29%) Electronics
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Java Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) C# Developer
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) PHP Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
2 6 (85.71%) CSS
3 4 (57.14%) Web Services
4 3 (42.86%) Hibernate
4 3 (42.86%) .NET
4 3 (42.86%) J2EE
4 3 (42.86%) Spring MVC
4 3 (42.86%) Spring
4 3 (42.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
5 2 (28.57%) Ajax
5 2 (28.57%) SOAP
6 1 (14.29%) XML
6 1 (14.29%) XSLT
6 1 (14.29%) WinForms
6 1 (14.29%) WCF
6 1 (14.29%) WPF
6 1 (14.29%) WF
6 1 (14.29%) Silverlight
6 1 (14.29%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) MVC
1 3 (42.86%) TDD
1 3 (42.86%) BDD
2 1 (14.29%) UML
2 1 (14.29%) OO
2 1 (14.29%) RUP
2 1 (14.29%) DSDM
2 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
2 1 (14.29%) OOD
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) Scrum
2 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Use Case
2 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (14.29%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) C#
4 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
5 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
5 1 (14.29%) PHP
5 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
5 1 (14.29%) C++
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) SAP