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 22 December 2014 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
jQuery
Rank 28 22 27
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +5
Contract jobs citing jQuery 79 61 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 5.43% 5.03% 4.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.13% 19.81% 20.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 38 30
Average daily rate
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£363 £300 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £350 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £300 £303
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -0.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.35 £35.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-21.87% +11.11%
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
357 308 207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 24.52% 25.39% 23.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 170 122
Average daily rate £375 £325 £297
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £205 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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 22 December 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 22 December 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.

1 103 (82.40%) HTML
2 77 (61.60%) JavaScript
3 74 (59.20%) CSS
4 43 (34.40%) Agile Software Development
5 42 (33.60%) XML
6 41 (32.80%) .NET
7 37 (29.60%) C#
7 37 (29.60%) Java
8 32 (25.60%) JSF
9 31 (24.80%) HTML5
10 30 (24.00%) RichFaces
11 29 (23.20%) HTTP
11 29 (23.20%) Finance
12 28 (22.40%) TDD
13 27 (21.60%) SQL Server
13 27 (21.60%) Java EE
13 27 (21.60%) CSS3
14 26 (20.80%) Web Design
15 25 (20.00%) J2EE
15 25 (20.00%) MVC
16 24 (19.20%) ASP.NET
17 23 (18.40%) JSP
18 21 (16.80%) CMS
18 21 (16.80%) Banking
19 20 (16.00%) Apache CXF
20 18 (14.40%) Git (software)
20 18 (14.40%) RESTful
21 17 (13.60%) SOAP
22 16 (12.80%) JBoss
22 16 (12.80%) Microsoft

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 21 (16.80%) CMS
2 16 (12.80%) JBoss
3 4 (3.20%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.40%) Apache
4 3 (2.40%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (2.40%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.60%) WebSphere Portal
5 2 (1.60%) Node.js
5 2 (1.60%) TeamSite
5 2 (1.60%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.60%) Drupal
6 1 (0.80%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.80%) WordPress
6 1 (0.80%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (0.80%) Photoshop
1 1 (0.80%) MS Visio
1 1 (0.80%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.80%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (23.20%) HTTP
2 2 (1.60%) Intranet
2 2 (1.60%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (21.60%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (5.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (4.80%) MySQL
5 2 (1.60%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.80%) Big Data
6 1 (0.80%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.80%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.80%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.80%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 18 (14.40%) Git (software)
2 15 (12.00%) Grunt
3 9 (7.20%) Visual Studio
4 7 (5.60%) Subversion
5 6 (4.80%) Cucumber
6 5 (4.00%) Jasmine
7 4 (3.20%) RSpec
8 3 (2.40%) Maven
9 2 (1.60%) JIRA
9 2 (1.60%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (1.60%) QUnit
10 1 (0.80%) JUnit
10 1 (0.80%) Trac
10 1 (0.80%) Dreamweaver
10 1 (0.80%) CruiseControl
10 1 (0.80%) TestNG
10 1 (0.80%) TeamCity
General
1 29 (23.20%) Finance
2 21 (16.80%) Banking
3 6 (4.80%) Retail
Job Titles
1 121 (96.80%) Developer
2 29 (23.20%) Front-End Developer
3 27 (21.60%) .NET Developer
4 26 (20.80%) Web Developer
5 24 (19.20%) UI Programmer
5 24 (19.20%) UI Developer
6 19 (15.20%) Senior Developer
7 13 (10.40%) Java Developer
8 12 (9.60%) C# Developer
8 12 (9.60%) Senior UI Developer
8 12 (9.60%) C# .NET Developer
9 8 (6.40%) JavaScript Developer
9 8 (6.40%) ASP.NET Developer
10 7 (5.60%) Programmer
10 7 (5.60%) Front-End Web Developer
11 5 (4.00%) Applications Developer
12 4 (3.20%) Senior Programmer
12 4 (3.20%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
12 4 (3.20%) SharePoint Developer
12 4 (3.20%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (82.40%) HTML
2 74 (59.20%) CSS
3 42 (33.60%) XML
4 41 (32.80%) .NET
5 32 (25.60%) JSF
6 31 (24.80%) HTML5
7 30 (24.00%) RichFaces
8 27 (21.60%) Java EE
8 27 (21.60%) CSS3
9 25 (20.00%) J2EE
10 24 (19.20%) ASP.NET
11 23 (18.40%) JSP
12 20 (16.00%) Apache CXF
13 18 (14.40%) RESTful
14 17 (13.60%) SOAP
15 14 (11.20%) Backbone.js
16 13 (10.40%) OOCSS
16 13 (10.40%) WCF
17 10 (8.00%) Web Services
17 10 (8.00%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.80%) Computer Science
2 2 (1.60%) Semantic Web
2 2 (1.60%) SWIFT
2 2 (1.60%) Mobile App
2 2 (1.60%) User Experience
3 1 (0.80%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.40%) Windows
2 2 (1.60%) Android
2 2 (1.60%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (34.40%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (22.40%) TDD
3 26 (20.80%) Web Design
4 25 (20.00%) MVC
5 15 (12.00%) Test Automation
6 8 (6.40%) Time Management
6 8 (6.40%) Web Development
7 7 (5.60%) Scrum
8 6 (4.80%) Unit Testing
9 5 (4.00%) Responsive Web Design
9 5 (4.00%) OO
9 5 (4.00%) SOA
10 4 (3.20%) EAI
10 4 (3.20%) Automated Testing
11 3 (2.40%) Software Engineering
11 3 (2.40%) Workflow
11 3 (2.40%) Content Management
12 2 (1.60%) Document Management
12 2 (1.60%) Stakeholder Management
12 2 (1.60%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 77 (61.60%) JavaScript
2 37 (29.60%) C#
2 37 (29.60%) Java
3 15 (12.00%) SQL
4 7 (5.60%) T-SQL
5 4 (3.20%) Ruby
5 4 (3.20%) CoffeeScript
6 2 (1.60%) PHP
7 1 (0.80%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.80%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (12.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.80%) WCAG
Vendors
1 16 (12.80%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.40%) Twitter
3 2 (1.60%) HP
4 1 (0.80%) Telerik
4 1 (0.80%) Ektron
4 1 (0.80%) Adobe
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £405 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Edinburgh
Vsolvit4u
Rate: £375 - £450 per day
Posted: 21 days ago