The table below looks at the statistics for jQuery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited jQuery over the 3 months to 29 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
jQuery
Rank 48 49 28
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -21
Contract jobs citing jQuery 39 37 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.80% 2.97% 3.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.05% 10.79% 17.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 23 21
Average daily rate
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£313 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £243 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £443 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £32.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.60 £27.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+11.25% -21.42%
jQuery
Scotland

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 Edinburgh region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
243 343 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 17.43% 27.55% 20.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 224 84
Average daily rate £345 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.75% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £263 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £40.75 £32.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.34% +33.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

jQuery
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

jQuery Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

jQuery
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

jQuery Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

jQuery
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing jQuery across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

jQuery Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

jQuery
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

jQuery Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

jQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 65 (73.03%) HTML
1 65 (73.03%) JavaScript
2 64 (71.91%) CSS
3 35 (39.33%) .NET
4 32 (35.96%) HTML5
5 31 (34.83%) CSS3
5 31 (34.83%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (32.58%) ASP.NET
7 27 (30.34%) C#
8 25 (28.09%) Ajax
9 21 (23.60%) Finance
10 20 (22.47%) Java
10 20 (22.47%) SQL Server
11 19 (21.35%) MVC
12 17 (19.10%) TDD
13 14 (15.73%) JSF
13 14 (15.73%) .NET Framework
13 14 (15.73%) Oracle
14 13 (14.61%) SQL
14 13 (14.61%) Microsoft
14 13 (14.61%) CMS
14 13 (14.61%) AngularJS
15 11 (12.36%) Spring
15 11 (12.36%) XML
16 10 (11.24%) JSP
16 10 (11.24%) J2EE
16 10 (11.24%) Banking
17 9 (10.11%) Subversion
17 9 (10.11%) Web Development
17 9 (10.11%) Degree

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 13 (14.61%) CMS
2 6 (6.74%) WordPress
2 6 (6.74%) Tomcat
2 6 (6.74%) JBoss
3 5 (5.62%) Umbraco
4 4 (4.49%) Confluence
5 3 (3.37%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (2.25%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (2.25%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.25%) IBM Notes
6 2 (2.25%) Lotus Domino
6 2 (2.25%) IIS
6 2 (2.25%) MS Project Server
7 1 (1.12%) Apache
7 1 (1.12%) Drupal
7 1 (1.12%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 5 (5.62%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (5.62%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.25%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.25%) InfoPath
3 1 (1.12%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.37%) SaaS
2 1 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.37%) Intranet
2 2 (2.25%) HTTP
3 1 (1.12%) Firewall
3 1 (1.12%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (22.47%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (5.62%) MySQL
3 5 (5.62%) Oracle Database
4 4 (4.49%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (3.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.25%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.25%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.12%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (10.11%) Subversion
2 6 (6.74%) Git (software)
2 6 (6.74%) JUnit
2 6 (6.74%) Maven
3 5 (5.62%) JIRA
4 4 (4.49%) Dreamweaver
4 4 (4.49%) Visual Studio
4 4 (4.49%) NetBeans
4 4 (4.49%) Selenium
5 3 (3.37%) Eclipse
5 3 (3.37%) Mockito
5 3 (3.37%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.25%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.12%) NUnit
7 1 (1.12%) CruiseControl
7 1 (1.12%) Fiddler
7 1 (1.12%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.12%) QUnit
7 1 (1.12%) MSBuild
7 1 (1.12%) JProfiler
General
1 21 (23.60%) Finance
2 10 (11.24%) Banking
3 2 (2.25%) Games
4 1 (1.12%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 76 (85.39%) Developer
2 18 (20.22%) Web Developer
3 16 (17.98%) Front-End Developer
4 14 (15.73%) Java Developer
5 12 (13.48%) .NET Developer
6 7 (7.87%) ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (7.87%) Software Developer
7 6 (6.74%) UI Developer
8 5 (5.62%) Umbraco Developer
8 5 (5.62%) UI Programmer
9 4 (4.49%) Senior Developer
10 3 (3.37%) JavaScript Developer
10 3 (3.37%) C# Developer
10 3 (3.37%) UX Designer
10 3 (3.37%) Designer
11 2 (2.25%) C# .NET Developer
11 2 (2.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 2 (2.25%) Architect
11 2 (2.25%) Applications Developer
11 2 (2.25%) Lotus Notes Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (73.03%) HTML
2 64 (71.91%) CSS
3 35 (39.33%) .NET
4 32 (35.96%) HTML5
5 31 (34.83%) CSS3
6 29 (32.58%) ASP.NET
7 25 (28.09%) Ajax
8 14 (15.73%) JSF
8 14 (15.73%) .NET Framework
9 13 (14.61%) AngularJS
10 11 (12.36%) Spring
10 11 (12.36%) XML
11 10 (11.24%) JSP
11 10 (11.24%) J2EE
12 9 (10.11%) YUI
13 8 (8.99%) ASP.NET MVC
13 8 (8.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 8 (8.99%) Java EE
13 8 (8.99%) Hibernate
14 7 (7.87%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.87%) Computer Science
2 5 (5.62%) User Experience
2 5 (5.62%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (4.49%) N-Tier
4 3 (3.37%) Social Media
5 2 (2.25%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.12%) Blog
6 1 (1.12%) GIS
6 1 (1.12%) FMCG
6 1 (1.12%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.12%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.49%) UNIX
1 4 (4.49%) Windows
2 2 (2.25%) Linux
3 1 (1.12%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (34.83%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (21.35%) MVC
3 17 (19.10%) TDD
4 9 (10.11%) Web Development
5 8 (8.99%) Unit Testing
5 8 (8.99%) Time Management
5 8 (8.99%) SDLC
5 8 (8.99%) Web Design
5 8 (8.99%) Scrum
6 7 (7.87%) OO
7 5 (5.62%) Project Planning
7 5 (5.62%) UML
7 5 (5.62%) CRM
7 5 (5.62%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (4.49%) Web Application Development
8 4 (4.49%) Test Scripting
8 4 (4.49%) UX Design
9 3 (3.37%) Software Engineering
9 3 (3.37%) SOA
9 3 (3.37%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 65 (73.03%) JavaScript
2 27 (30.34%) C#
3 20 (22.47%) Java
4 13 (14.61%) SQL
5 6 (6.74%) XPath
6 5 (5.62%) PHP
7 4 (4.49%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.25%) Python
9 1 (1.12%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.12%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.12%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (10.11%) Degree
2 1 (1.12%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (2.25%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 14 (15.73%) Oracle
2 13 (14.61%) Microsoft
3 7 (7.87%) Telerik
4 5 (5.62%) Adobe
5 2 (2.25%) Twitter
5 2 (2.25%) Lotus
6 1 (1.12%) Alterian
6 1 (1.12%) PayPal
6 1 (1.12%) WorldPay
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