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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
jQuery
Rank 32 35 38
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +3
Contract jobs citing jQuery 48 44 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.98% 3.90% 2.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.79% 17.89% 15.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 26 10
Average daily rate
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£350 £300 £266
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +12.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £175 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £369 £326
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.28 £35.00 £29.25
% change year-on-year
-2.07% +19.65%
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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
304 246 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 25.23% 21.83% 13.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 114 60
Average daily rate £375 £335 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.94% +9.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £220 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £449
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 £32.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 76 (73.08%) HTML
2 70 (67.31%) JavaScript
3 57 (54.81%) CSS
4 38 (36.54%) .NET
5 35 (33.65%) XML
6 32 (30.77%) MVC
7 31 (29.81%) C#
8 30 (28.85%) Java
8 30 (28.85%) HTML5
9 28 (26.92%) CSS3
10 26 (25.00%) SOAP
11 25 (24.04%) Web Services
11 25 (24.04%) JSP
11 25 (24.04%) RESTful
12 24 (23.08%) Web Design
13 23 (22.12%) JSF
13 23 (22.12%) ASP.NET
14 22 (21.15%) Java EE
14 22 (21.15%) Finance
15 21 (20.19%) Agile Software Development
15 21 (20.19%) Backbone.js
16 20 (19.23%) RichFaces
16 20 (19.23%) HTTP
17 18 (17.31%) J2EE
17 18 (17.31%) SQL Server
18 17 (16.35%) JBoss
19 16 (15.38%) Apache CXF
19 16 (15.38%) SQL
19 16 (15.38%) JSON
20 14 (13.46%) CMS

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 14 (13.46%) CMS
2 10 (9.62%) Apache
3 5 (4.81%) WebSphere
3 5 (4.81%) WebSphere Portal
4 4 (3.85%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.88%) TeamSite
5 3 (2.88%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (2.88%) WordPress
5 3 (2.88%) Node.js
6 2 (1.92%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.96%) IIS
7 1 (0.96%) Adobe CQ
7 1 (0.96%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.96%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (0.96%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (19.23%) HTTP
2 1 (0.96%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (17.31%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.85%) MySQL
3 2 (1.92%) MongoDB
3 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.92%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.96%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (10.58%) Subversion
1 11 (10.58%) Visual Studio
2 8 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 8 (7.69%) Maven
3 5 (4.81%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (3.85%) TeamCity
5 3 (2.88%) CruiseControl
5 3 (2.88%) Mercurial
6 2 (1.92%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.92%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 2 (1.92%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (1.92%) QUnit
6 2 (1.92%) Grunt
6 2 (1.92%) NCrunch
6 2 (1.92%) ReSharper
6 2 (1.92%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (1.92%) JUnit
7 1 (0.96%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (0.96%) JIRA
7 1 (0.96%) Jasmine
General
1 22 (21.15%) Finance
2 7 (6.73%) Banking
3 2 (1.92%) Advertising
4 1 (0.96%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 101 (97.12%) Developer
2 23 (22.12%) UI Developer
2 23 (22.12%) UI Programmer
3 21 (20.19%) .NET Developer
4 19 (18.27%) Web Developer
5 17 (16.35%) Front-End Developer
6 9 (8.65%) JavaScript Developer
7 8 (7.69%) Java Developer
7 8 (7.69%) Senior Developer
8 6 (5.77%) C# Developer
8 6 (5.77%) Programmer
9 5 (4.81%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (4.81%) Senior UI Developer
10 4 (3.85%) Front-End Web Developer
10 4 (3.85%) .NET Programmer
10 4 (3.85%) SharePoint Developer
10 4 (3.85%) ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (3.85%) Applications Developer
11 3 (2.88%) Software Developer
11 3 (2.88%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (73.08%) HTML
2 57 (54.81%) CSS
3 38 (36.54%) .NET
4 35 (33.65%) XML
5 30 (28.85%) HTML5
6 28 (26.92%) CSS3
7 26 (25.00%) SOAP
8 25 (24.04%) Web Services
8 25 (24.04%) JSP
8 25 (24.04%) RESTful
9 23 (22.12%) JSF
9 23 (22.12%) ASP.NET
10 22 (21.15%) Java EE
11 21 (20.19%) Backbone.js
12 20 (19.23%) RichFaces
13 18 (17.31%) J2EE
14 16 (15.38%) Apache CXF
14 16 (15.38%) JSON
15 13 (12.50%) Ajax
16 12 (11.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.85%) User Experience
1 4 (3.85%) Mobile App
2 3 (2.88%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.92%) SWIFT
3 2 (1.92%) Open Source
3 2 (1.92%) Blog
3 2 (1.92%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.96%) Mainframe
4 1 (0.96%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.96%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.96%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.77%) Mac OS X
2 5 (4.81%) Linux
3 4 (3.85%) Windows
4 3 (2.88%) Android
4 3 (2.88%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (30.77%) MVC
2 24 (23.08%) Web Design
3 21 (20.19%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (11.54%) Web Development
5 11 (10.58%) Responsive Web Design
6 9 (8.65%) Unit Testing
7 8 (7.69%) TDD
8 6 (5.77%) Scrum
9 5 (4.81%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (3.85%) Dependency Management
10 4 (3.85%) E-Commerce
10 4 (3.85%) SOA
10 4 (3.85%) EAI
11 3 (2.88%) Automated Testing
11 3 (2.88%) Android Development
11 3 (2.88%) iOS Development
11 3 (2.88%) Web Application Development
11 3 (2.88%) Release Management
11 3 (2.88%) Waterfall
11 3 (2.88%) Progressive Enhancement
Programming Languages
1 70 (67.31%) JavaScript
2 31 (29.81%) C#
3 30 (28.85%) Java
4 16 (15.38%) SQL
5 5 (4.81%) T-SQL
6 4 (3.85%) PHP
7 2 (1.92%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.92%) XPath
7 2 (1.92%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.92%) C++
8 1 (0.96%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.96%) Ruby
8 1 (0.96%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (4.81%) Degree
2 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.96%) QA
1 1 (0.96%) WCAG
Vendors
1 17 (16.35%) JBoss
2 10 (9.62%) Microsoft
3 9 (8.65%) Twitter
4 4 (3.85%) Oracle
5 3 (2.88%) HP
6 2 (1.92%) Red Gate
6 2 (1.92%) IBM
7 1 (0.96%) Adobe
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