The table below looks at the statistics for jQuery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited jQuery over the 3 months to 26 February 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
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
jQuery
Rank 23 22 22
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs citing jQuery 3 18 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 1.91% 8.87% 3.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.57% 22.50% 14.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 7
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £40.57 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £32.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-23.07% +3.17%
jQuery
Cheshire

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 Chester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
35 80 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 22.29% 39.41% 26.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 27 22
Average daily rate £363 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £270 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £388 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 11
Average hourly rate - £40.57 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%

jQuery
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

jQuery Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

jQuery
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

jQuery Daily Rate Trend in Chester

jQuery
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

jQuery Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

jQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (87.50%) HTML
3 6 (75.00%) CSS
4 3 (37.50%) OO
4 3 (37.50%) PHP
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) HTML5
5 2 (25.00%) CSS3
5 2 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (25.00%) Web Development
5 2 (25.00%) PHP5
5 2 (25.00%) MySQL
5 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) .NET
6 1 (12.50%) J2EE
6 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
6 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
6 1 (12.50%) IBM
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 1 (12.50%) MVC
6 1 (12.50%) Migration
6 1 (12.50%) CMS
6 1 (12.50%) Web Design
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
6 1 (12.50%) Ant
6 1 (12.50%) JUnit
6 1 (12.50%) Photoshop
6 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 (12.50%) Apache
1 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
1 1 (12.50%) CMS
1 1 (12.50%) Joomla!
1 1 (12.50%) Drupal
1 1 (12.50%) Umbraco
1 1 (12.50%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Ant
1 1 (12.50%) JUnit
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
1 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
1 1 (12.50%) TeamCity
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) QUnit
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Web Developer
2 2 (25.00%) PHP Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 1 (12.50%) CakePHP Developer
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) MySQL Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) HTML
2 6 (75.00%) CSS
3 3 (37.50%) HTML5
4 2 (25.00%) CSS3
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
5 1 (12.50%) J2EE
5 1 (12.50%) Sass
5 1 (12.50%) LESS
5 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
5 1 (12.50%) JDBC
5 1 (12.50%) JSP
5 1 (12.50%) Struts
5 1 (12.50%) Web Services
5 1 (12.50%) XML
5 1 (12.50%) XHTML
5 1 (12.50%) Spring
5 1 (12.50%) Ajax
5 1 (12.50%) NHibernate
5 1 (12.50%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) OO
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Web Development
2 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (12.50%) OO PHP
3 1 (12.50%) OOP
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Web Design
3 1 (12.50%) Kanban
3 1 (12.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) PHP
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) PHP5
4 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
4 1 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle
1 1 (12.50%) IBM
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) Sitecore
Chester
Shortlist Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £350 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £350.00 per day + dependant on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester
Applause IT Innovation
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + neg.
Posted: 17 days ago