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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
jQuery
Rank 41 35 40
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +5
Contract jobs citing jQuery 53 55 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.29% 4.30% 2.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.21% 15.11% 14.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 28 13
Average daily rate
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£338 £358 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.59% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £259 £167
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £450 £345
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £324 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.85% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £28.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £28.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-13.04% -11.53%
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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
291 364 195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 18.05% 28.44% 18.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 229 79
Average daily rate £350 £400 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +30.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £42.50 - £24.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 77 (75.49%) JavaScript
2 76 (74.51%) CSS
3 73 (71.57%) HTML
4 40 (39.22%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (34.31%) HTML5
6 33 (32.35%) .NET
7 32 (31.37%) CSS3
8 30 (29.41%) MVC
9 28 (27.45%) Java
9 28 (27.45%) ASP.NET
10 25 (24.51%) C#
10 25 (24.51%) Ajax
11 22 (21.57%) AngularJS
12 21 (20.59%) TDD
12 21 (20.59%) SQL Server
13 20 (19.61%) SQL
13 20 (19.61%) Finance
14 18 (17.65%) Unit Testing
15 17 (16.67%) XML
16 16 (15.69%) Oracle
16 16 (15.69%) Microsoft
17 15 (14.71%) RESTful
17 15 (14.71%) Spring
17 15 (14.71%) JSF
18 14 (13.73%) Subversion
19 13 (12.75%) CMS
19 13 (12.75%) Continuous Integration
19 13 (12.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 12 (11.76%) Scrum
20 12 (11.76%) .NET Framework

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (12.75%) CMS
2 11 (10.78%) Node.js
3 8 (7.84%) JBoss
4 6 (5.88%) Tomcat
4 6 (5.88%) WordPress
5 4 (3.92%) Confluence
6 3 (2.94%) Umbraco
7 2 (1.96%) IIS
7 2 (1.96%) MS Project Server
7 2 (1.96%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.96%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.96%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.98%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.98%) Apache
8 1 (0.98%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (3.92%) Photoshop
1 4 (3.92%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (2.94%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.96%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.96%) HTTP
1 2 (1.96%) Intranet
2 1 (0.98%) Firewall
2 1 (0.98%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (20.59%) SQL Server
2 10 (9.80%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (8.82%) MySQL
4 6 (5.88%) Oracle Database
5 4 (3.92%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (3.92%) MongoDB
5 4 (3.92%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.98%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.98%) Big Data
7 1 (0.98%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (13.73%) Subversion
2 12 (11.76%) JUnit
3 11 (10.78%) Maven
4 10 (9.80%) Eclipse
5 7 (6.86%) JIRA
5 7 (6.86%) NetBeans
5 7 (6.86%) Git (software)
6 6 (5.88%) Selenium
6 6 (5.88%) Jenkins
6 6 (5.88%) Grunt
6 6 (5.88%) gulp
7 5 (4.90%) Cucumber
7 5 (4.90%) Mockito
8 3 (2.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (2.94%) Dreamweaver
8 3 (2.94%) Visual Studio
8 3 (2.94%) Hudson
8 3 (2.94%) FishEye
9 2 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.98%) JProfiler
General
1 20 (19.61%) Finance
2 4 (3.92%) Banking
3 2 (1.96%) Games
4 1 (0.98%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 90 (88.24%) Developer
2 21 (20.59%) Web Developer
2 21 (20.59%) Java Developer
3 16 (15.69%) Front-End Developer
4 14 (13.73%) Senior Developer
5 11 (10.78%) .NET Developer
6 8 (7.84%) PHP Developer
7 7 (6.86%) Software Developer
8 6 (5.88%) Senior Web Developer
8 6 (5.88%) UI Developer
9 5 (4.90%) UI Programmer
9 5 (4.90%) Senior Java Developer
10 4 (3.92%) JavaScript Developer
10 4 (3.92%) ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (3.92%) C# Developer
11 3 (2.94%) UX Designer
11 3 (2.94%) Designer
11 3 (2.94%) Senior .NET Developer
11 3 (2.94%) Umbraco Developer
12 2 (1.96%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (74.51%) CSS
2 73 (71.57%) HTML
3 35 (34.31%) HTML5
4 33 (32.35%) .NET
5 32 (31.37%) CSS3
6 28 (27.45%) ASP.NET
7 25 (24.51%) Ajax
8 22 (21.57%) AngularJS
9 17 (16.67%) XML
10 15 (14.71%) Spring
10 15 (14.71%) JSF
10 15 (14.71%) RESTful
11 13 (12.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 12 (11.76%) .NET Framework
12 12 (11.76%) J2EE
13 11 (10.78%) JSP
13 11 (10.78%) Hibernate
14 10 (9.80%) LESS
15 9 (8.82%) ASP.NET MVC
15 9 (8.82%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.84%) User Experience
2 4 (3.92%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.94%) Social Media
3 3 (2.94%) N-Tier
3 3 (2.94%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.96%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.96%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.98%) Blog
5 1 (0.98%) GIS
5 1 (0.98%) Smartphone
5 1 (0.98%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.98%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.90%) UNIX
2 4 (3.92%) Linux
2 4 (3.92%) Mac OS X
3 3 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (39.22%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (29.41%) MVC
3 21 (20.59%) TDD
4 18 (17.65%) Unit Testing
5 13 (12.75%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (11.76%) Scrum
6 12 (11.76%) OO
7 10 (9.80%) Web Development
7 10 (9.80%) SDLC
8 9 (8.82%) Responsive Web Design
9 7 (6.86%) Mentoring
10 6 (5.88%) Refactoring
10 6 (5.88%) Web Design
10 6 (5.88%) Software Engineering
11 5 (4.90%) Test Scripting
11 5 (4.90%) Project Planning
11 5 (4.90%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (4.90%) Time Management
12 4 (3.92%) UML
12 4 (3.92%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 77 (75.49%) JavaScript
2 28 (27.45%) Java
3 25 (24.51%) C#
4 20 (19.61%) SQL
5 11 (10.78%) PHP
6 6 (5.88%) XPath
7 4 (3.92%) Python
7 4 (3.92%) T-SQL
8 3 (2.94%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.98%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.98%) C
9 1 (0.98%) Perl
9 1 (0.98%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (4.90%) Degree
2 3 (2.94%) Sun Certification
3 1 (0.98%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 3 (2.94%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 16 (15.69%) Oracle
1 16 (15.69%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.88%) Telerik
3 4 (3.92%) Adobe
4 3 (2.94%) Twitter
5 2 (1.96%) VMware
6 1 (0.98%) Alterian
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Rate: £100 - £150 per day
Posted: 19 days ago