The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 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 Chester 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
jQuery
Rank 19 27 21
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -6
Contract jobs citing jQuery 2 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 1.47% 1.27% 1.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.65% 5.88% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
Average daily rate
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£199 £375 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-47.00% +42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £118 £375 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £375 £273
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £308 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.69% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.13 £32.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.12% +2.34%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
43 34 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 31.62% 21.52% 14.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 10 12
Average daily rate £320 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Average hourly rate £30.00 - £39.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.81%
jQuery
Cheshire

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing jQuery across the Chester region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

jQuery Daily Rate Histogram 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 25 July 2014, 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 11 (84.62%) JavaScript
2 9 (69.23%) C#
2 9 (69.23%) HTML
2 9 (69.23%) CSS
3 8 (61.54%) .NET
4 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET
4 6 (46.15%) MVC
5 5 (38.46%) SQL
5 5 (38.46%) HTML5
5 5 (38.46%) CSS3
6 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
6 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
7 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
7 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
7 3 (23.08%) Java
7 3 (23.08%) RESTful
7 3 (23.08%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (23.08%) TDD
7 3 (23.08%) Spring
7 3 (23.08%) Web Development
7 3 (23.08%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (15.38%) Dependency Injection
8 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
8 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (15.38%) Taxonomies
8 2 (15.38%) JSON
8 2 (15.38%) Local Government
8 2 (15.38%) Systems Analysis
8 2 (15.38%) Subversion

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
2 3 (23.08%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (23.08%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (7.69%) Apache Solr
3 1 (7.69%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) RDBMS
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.69%) MySQL
3 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
3 1 (7.69%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
2 2 (15.38%) Subversion
3 1 (7.69%) Selenium
3 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 1 (7.69%) Cucumber
General
1 2 (15.38%) Local Government
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Web Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Java Developer
3 3 (23.08%) .NET Developer
3 3 (23.08%) SharePoint Developer
4 2 (15.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Web Applications Developer
4 2 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) C# Developer
4 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Applications Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) PHP Developer
5 1 (7.69%) SharePoint Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) HTML
1 9 (69.23%) CSS
2 8 (61.54%) .NET
3 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET
4 5 (38.46%) HTML5
4 5 (38.46%) CSS3
5 3 (23.08%) RESTful
5 3 (23.08%) Spring
6 2 (15.38%) JSON
6 2 (15.38%) JDBC
6 2 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (7.69%) Sass
7 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
7 1 (7.69%) Memcached
7 1 (7.69%) J2EE
7 1 (7.69%) Spring MVC
7 1 (7.69%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) MVC
2 3 (23.08%) TDD
2 3 (23.08%) Web Development
3 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
3 2 (15.38%) Requirements Management
3 2 (15.38%) Pair Programming
3 2 (15.38%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Workflow
3 2 (15.38%) Scrum
3 2 (15.38%) Dependency Injection
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) BDD
4 1 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (7.69%) Web Design
4 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.69%) Refactoring
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.69%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) JavaScript
2 9 (69.23%) C#
3 5 (38.46%) SQL
4 3 (23.08%) Java
5 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
6 1 (7.69%) PHP
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Varnish
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) hybris
2 1 (7.69%) Vertica