The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Edinburgh 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
jQuery
Rank 37 38 55
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +17
Contract jobs citing jQuery 54 27 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.23% 2.64% 0.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.17% 14.06% 5.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 12 4
Average daily rate
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£350 £238 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.36% -24.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £166 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £348 £343
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £301 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.06% +0.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £28.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.75 £32.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-12.21% +3.96%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
356 192 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 27.86% 18.77% 12.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 222 78 52
Average daily rate £400 £308 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.08% -1.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £175 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £413 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £24.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
jQuery
Scotland

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 July 2014.

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 July 2014, 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 77 (77.78%) HTML
2 75 (75.76%) JavaScript
3 61 (61.62%) CSS
4 36 (36.36%) .NET
5 33 (33.33%) XML
6 30 (30.30%) C#
6 30 (30.30%) HTML5
7 28 (28.28%) CSS3
7 28 (28.28%) Web Services
8 27 (27.27%) MVC
9 26 (26.26%) Java
10 25 (25.25%) ASP.NET
11 22 (22.22%) SOAP
12 21 (21.21%) Backbone.js
12 21 (21.21%) RESTful
13 20 (20.20%) Finance
14 19 (19.19%) Web Design
14 19 (19.19%) JSF
14 19 (19.19%) JSP
14 19 (19.19%) SQL Server
15 18 (18.18%) SQL
15 18 (18.18%) Java EE
16 17 (17.17%) HTTP
17 16 (16.16%) JSON
18 15 (15.15%) RichFaces
18 15 (15.15%) J2EE
19 14 (14.14%) JBoss
19 14 (14.14%) Web Development
20 13 (13.13%) Agile Software Development
20 13 (13.13%) Responsive Web Design

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 12 (12.12%) CMS
2 8 (8.08%) Apache
3 5 (5.05%) SharePoint
3 5 (5.05%) WebSphere
3 5 (5.05%) WebSphere Portal
3 5 (5.05%) Node.js
4 4 (4.04%) TeamSite
5 3 (3.03%) WordPress
5 3 (3.03%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (2.02%) IIS
6 2 (2.02%) Alfresco
7 1 (1.01%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.01%) GlassFish
7 1 (1.01%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 2 (2.02%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.01%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.02%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (17.17%) HTTP
2 1 (1.01%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (19.19%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.04%) MySQL
3 3 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.02%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.02%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (2.02%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.02%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.01%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.01%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.01%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 11 (11.11%) Visual Studio
1 11 (11.11%) Subversion
2 8 (8.08%) Maven
2 8 (8.08%) Git (software)
3 4 (4.04%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (4.04%) CruiseControl
3 4 (4.04%) TeamCity
4 3 (3.03%) Grunt
4 3 (3.03%) ReSharper
4 3 (3.03%) Mercurial
4 3 (3.03%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 2 (2.02%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (2.02%) JUnit
5 2 (2.02%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (2.02%) NCrunch
5 2 (2.02%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.01%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (1.01%) Selenium
6 1 (1.01%) Axure RP
6 1 (1.01%) PhoneGap
General
1 20 (20.20%) Finance
2 7 (7.07%) Banking
3 2 (2.02%) Advertising
4 1 (1.01%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.01%) Billing
Job Titles
1 95 (95.96%) Developer
2 18 (18.18%) Web Developer
2 18 (18.18%) UI Developer
2 18 (18.18%) UI Programmer
3 16 (16.16%) Front-End Developer
4 14 (14.14%) .NET Developer
5 8 (8.08%) Java Developer
5 8 (8.08%) JavaScript Developer
6 6 (6.06%) Software Developer
7 5 (5.05%) Senior Developer
7 5 (5.05%) Front-End Web Developer
7 5 (5.05%) SharePoint Developer
8 4 (4.04%) Programmer
9 3 (3.03%) Applications Developer
9 3 (3.03%) ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (3.03%) Senior UI Developer
9 3 (3.03%) WordPress Developer
10 2 (2.02%) Portal Developer
10 2 (2.02%) Designer
10 2 (2.02%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (77.78%) HTML
2 61 (61.62%) CSS
3 36 (36.36%) .NET
4 33 (33.33%) XML
5 30 (30.30%) HTML5
6 28 (28.28%) CSS3
6 28 (28.28%) Web Services
7 25 (25.25%) ASP.NET
8 22 (22.22%) SOAP
9 21 (21.21%) RESTful
9 21 (21.21%) Backbone.js
10 19 (19.19%) JSF
10 19 (19.19%) JSP
11 18 (18.18%) Java EE
12 16 (16.16%) JSON
13 15 (15.15%) RichFaces
13 15 (15.15%) J2EE
14 12 (12.12%) Apache CXF
14 12 (12.12%) Ajax
14 12 (12.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.06%) Mobile App
2 5 (5.05%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.04%) Client/Server
4 3 (3.03%) Open Source
4 3 (3.03%) SWIFT
5 2 (2.02%) Blog
6 1 (1.01%) Semantic Web
6 1 (1.01%) W3C
6 1 (1.01%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.01%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.06%) Mac OS X
2 5 (5.05%) Linux
3 4 (4.04%) Windows
4 3 (3.03%) Android
4 3 (3.03%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.02%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.02%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (27.27%) MVC
2 19 (19.19%) Web Design
3 14 (14.14%) Web Development
4 13 (13.13%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (13.13%) Responsive Web Design
5 12 (12.12%) Unit Testing
6 7 (7.07%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (7.07%) SOA
7 6 (6.06%) TDD
7 6 (6.06%) Web Application Development
8 5 (5.05%) EAI
9 4 (4.04%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (4.04%) Scrum
9 4 (4.04%) E-Commerce
9 4 (4.04%) Dependency Management
10 3 (3.03%) Android Development
10 3 (3.03%) iOS Development
10 3 (3.03%) Progressive Enhancement
10 3 (3.03%) Waterfall
10 3 (3.03%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 75 (75.76%) JavaScript
2 30 (30.30%) C#
3 26 (26.26%) Java
4 18 (18.18%) SQL
5 7 (7.07%) T-SQL
6 5 (5.05%) PHP
7 4 (4.04%) C++
8 2 (2.02%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.02%) XPath
8 2 (2.02%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.01%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.01%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (7.07%) Degree
2 1 (1.01%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.01%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (14.14%) JBoss
2 10 (10.10%) Twitter
3 6 (6.06%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.04%) Oracle
5 3 (3.03%) HP
6 2 (2.02%) Red Gate
6 2 (2.02%) IBM
7 1 (1.01%) Adobe
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