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 24 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
jQuery
Rank 33 38 53
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +15
Contract jobs citing jQuery 56 25 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.36% 2.45% 0.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.14% 13.23% 6.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 11 4
Average daily rate
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£355 £200 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+77.50% -36.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £165 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £350 £343
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £24.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.13 £33.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.77% +3.12%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
347 189 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 27.02% 18.55% 11.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 77 52
Average daily rate £400 £320 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £175 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £413 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £24.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
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 24 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 24 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 (78.57%) HTML
2 74 (75.51%) JavaScript
3 61 (62.24%) CSS
4 35 (35.71%) .NET
5 33 (33.67%) XML
6 30 (30.61%) HTML5
7 29 (29.59%) C#
8 28 (28.57%) Web Services
8 28 (28.57%) CSS3
9 26 (26.53%) Java
9 26 (26.53%) MVC
10 24 (24.49%) ASP.NET
11 22 (22.45%) SOAP
12 21 (21.43%) RESTful
12 21 (21.43%) Backbone.js
13 19 (19.39%) JSP
13 19 (19.39%) SQL Server
13 19 (19.39%) Finance
13 19 (19.39%) Web Design
13 19 (19.39%) JSF
14 18 (18.37%) Java EE
14 18 (18.37%) SQL
15 17 (17.35%) HTTP
16 16 (16.33%) JSON
17 15 (15.31%) RichFaces
17 15 (15.31%) J2EE
18 14 (14.29%) JBoss
18 14 (14.29%) Web Development
19 13 (13.27%) Agile Software Development
19 13 (13.27%) Responsive Web Design

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 (12.24%) CMS
2 8 (8.16%) Apache
3 5 (5.10%) WebSphere
3 5 (5.10%) SharePoint
3 5 (5.10%) Node.js
3 5 (5.10%) WebSphere Portal
4 4 (4.08%) TeamSite
5 3 (3.06%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (3.06%) WordPress
6 2 (2.04%) Alfresco
6 2 (2.04%) IIS
7 1 (1.02%) Adobe CQ
7 1 (1.02%) GlassFish
7 1 (1.02%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (2.04%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.02%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (17.35%) HTTP
2 1 (1.02%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (19.39%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.08%) MySQL
3 3 (3.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.04%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.04%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.02%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.02%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.02%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 11 (11.22%) Subversion
1 11 (11.22%) Visual Studio
2 8 (8.16%) Git (software)
2 8 (8.16%) Maven
3 4 (4.08%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (4.08%) TeamCity
3 4 (4.08%) CruiseControl
4 3 (3.06%) ReSharper
4 3 (3.06%) Grunt
4 3 (3.06%) Mercurial
4 3 (3.06%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 2 (2.04%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.04%) NCrunch
5 2 (2.04%) JUnit
5 2 (2.04%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (2.04%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (1.02%) Selenium
6 1 (1.02%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (1.02%) Artifactory
6 1 (1.02%) QUnit
General
1 19 (19.39%) Finance
2 7 (7.14%) Banking
3 2 (2.04%) Advertising
4 1 (1.02%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.02%) Billing
Job Titles
1 94 (95.92%) Developer
2 18 (18.37%) Web Developer
2 18 (18.37%) UI Programmer
2 18 (18.37%) UI Developer
3 16 (16.33%) Front-End Developer
4 13 (13.27%) .NET Developer
5 8 (8.16%) JavaScript Developer
5 8 (8.16%) Java Developer
6 6 (6.12%) Software Developer
7 5 (5.10%) Senior Developer
7 5 (5.10%) SharePoint Developer
7 5 (5.10%) Front-End Web Developer
8 4 (4.08%) Programmer
9 3 (3.06%) Applications Developer
9 3 (3.06%) WordPress Developer
9 3 (3.06%) Senior UI Developer
10 2 (2.04%) Designer
10 2 (2.04%) Portal Developer
10 2 (2.04%) ScrumMaster
10 2 (2.04%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (78.57%) HTML
2 61 (62.24%) CSS
3 35 (35.71%) .NET
4 33 (33.67%) XML
5 30 (30.61%) HTML5
6 28 (28.57%) Web Services
6 28 (28.57%) CSS3
7 24 (24.49%) ASP.NET
8 22 (22.45%) SOAP
9 21 (21.43%) RESTful
9 21 (21.43%) Backbone.js
10 19 (19.39%) JSP
10 19 (19.39%) JSF
11 18 (18.37%) Java EE
12 16 (16.33%) JSON
13 15 (15.31%) RichFaces
13 15 (15.31%) J2EE
14 12 (12.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 12 (12.24%) Apache CXF
14 12 (12.24%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.12%) Mobile App
2 5 (5.10%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.08%) Client/Server
4 3 (3.06%) Open Source
4 3 (3.06%) SWIFT
5 2 (2.04%) Blog
6 1 (1.02%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.02%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.02%) W3C
6 1 (1.02%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.12%) Mac OS X
2 5 (5.10%) Linux
3 4 (4.08%) Windows
4 3 (3.06%) Android
4 3 (3.06%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (26.53%) MVC
2 19 (19.39%) Web Design
3 14 (14.29%) Web Development
4 13 (13.27%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (13.27%) Responsive Web Design
5 12 (12.24%) Unit Testing
6 7 (7.14%) SOA
6 7 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (6.12%) Web Application Development
7 6 (6.12%) TDD
8 5 (5.10%) EAI
9 4 (4.08%) Dependency Management
9 4 (4.08%) E-Commerce
9 4 (4.08%) Scrum
9 4 (4.08%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (3.06%) Software Engineering
10 3 (3.06%) OOP
10 3 (3.06%) Android Development
10 3 (3.06%) iOS Development
10 3 (3.06%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 74 (75.51%) JavaScript
2 29 (29.59%) C#
3 26 (26.53%) Java
4 18 (18.37%) SQL
5 7 (7.14%) T-SQL
6 5 (5.10%) PHP
7 4 (4.08%) C++
8 2 (2.04%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.04%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.04%) XPath
9 1 (1.02%) Ruby
9 1 (1.02%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.02%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.02%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (14.29%) JBoss
2 10 (10.20%) Twitter
3 6 (6.12%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.08%) Oracle
5 3 (3.06%) HP
6 2 (2.04%) Red Gate
6 2 (2.04%) IBM
7 1 (1.02%) Adobe
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