The table below looks at the statistics for jQuery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited jQuery over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
jQuery
London / Croydon
Rank 35 29 17
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -12
Contract jobs citing jQuery 5 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 2.25% 0.46% 1.05%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.62% 1.92% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 1
Median daily rate £250 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +15.38%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.60 £28.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-58.57% +7.69%

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 Croydon region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
52 52 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 23.42% 23.74% 17.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 32 8
Median daily rate £450 £425 £384
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +10.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £375 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £698
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +11.94%

jQuery
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Croydon region citing jQuery as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

jQuery Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

jQuery
Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

jQuery Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

jQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing jQuery also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Croydon region with a requirement for jQuery.

1 10 (100.00%) HTML
2 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (80.00%) CSS
4 5 (50.00%) HTML5
5 4 (40.00%) PHP
5 4 (40.00%) MySQL
5 4 (40.00%) Photoshop
5 4 (40.00%) Ajax
6 3 (30.00%) Web Development
6 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
6 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
6 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (30.00%) Sass
6 3 (30.00%) LESS
6 3 (30.00%) Front End Development
6 3 (30.00%) W3C
7 2 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (20.00%) Node.js
7 2 (20.00%) CSS3
7 2 (20.00%) GitHub
7 2 (20.00%) Subversion
7 2 (20.00%) Content Management
7 2 (20.00%) Spring
7 2 (20.00%) Pair Programming
7 2 (20.00%) Java
7 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
7 2 (20.00%) Finance
7 2 (20.00%) CMS
8 1 (10.00%) Scrum
8 1 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) CMS
2 1 (10.00%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (20.00%) PHP Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (10.00%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (10.00%) HTML Developer
4 1 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (10.00%) MySQL Developer
4 1 (10.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 1 (10.00%) UI Developer
4 1 (10.00%) UI/UX Developer
4 1 (10.00%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
2 8 (80.00%) CSS
3 5 (50.00%) HTML5
4 4 (40.00%) Ajax
5 3 (30.00%) LESS
5 3 (30.00%) Sass
6 2 (20.00%) CSS3
6 2 (20.00%) Node.js
6 2 (20.00%) Spring
6 2 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) W3C
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (30.00%) Front End Development
1 3 (30.00%) Web Development
2 2 (20.00%) Content Management
2 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (20.00%) Pair Programming
3 1 (10.00%) Competitor Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) CRM
3 1 (10.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 1 (10.00%) Information Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile Development
3 1 (10.00%) Prototyping
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum
3 1 (10.00%) TDD
3 1 (10.00%) Usability Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (40.00%) PHP
3 2 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared