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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
jQuery
Rank 38 34 41
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +7
Contract jobs citing jQuery 58 51 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.09% 3.75% 2.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.22% 19.03% 11.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 30 19
Average daily rate £363 £331 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.43% +6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £298 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £428 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.00 £26.85 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+75.07% -17.40%
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
381 268 298
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 26.85% 19.72% 25.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 149 143
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Average hourly rate - £47.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +251.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016, 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 68 (66.02%) JavaScript
2 65 (63.11%) CSS
3 63 (61.17%) HTML
4 44 (42.72%) Agile Software Development
4 44 (42.72%) HTML5
5 43 (41.75%) .NET
6 42 (40.78%) CSS3
7 41 (39.81%) AngularJS
8 36 (34.95%) Java
9 31 (30.10%) SQL Server
10 28 (27.18%) ASP.NET
11 27 (26.21%) C#
11 27 (26.21%) MVC
12 26 (25.24%) .NET Framework
13 24 (23.30%) User Experience
13 24 (23.30%) RESTful
14 21 (20.39%) TDD
14 21 (20.39%) Scrum
15 20 (19.42%) SOAP
15 20 (19.42%) XML
15 20 (19.42%) Open Source
16 19 (18.45%) Continuous Integration
16 19 (18.45%) Spring
16 19 (18.45%) Front End Development
17 17 (16.50%) Web Development
17 17 (16.50%) T-SQL
17 17 (16.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 16 (15.53%) Waterfall
18 16 (15.53%) Microsoft
19 15 (14.56%) GIS

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 (12.62%) ArcGIS
2 11 (10.68%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (10.68%) JBoss
2 11 (10.68%) NServiceBus
3 8 (7.77%) CMS
3 8 (7.77%) Tomcat
4 7 (6.80%) WebLogic
4 7 (6.80%) WebSphere
5 5 (4.85%) IIS
6 4 (3.88%) Node.js
7 3 (2.91%) Drupal
8 2 (1.94%) WordPress
9 1 (0.97%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.97%) Apache
9 1 (0.97%) Confluence
9 1 (0.97%) WildFly
Applications
1 2 (1.94%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (1.94%) Edge Animate
1 2 (1.94%) InDesign
1 2 (1.94%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.97%) BigMachines
1 1 (0.97%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.94%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.97%) GitHub
3 1 (0.97%) Heroku
3 1 (0.97%) IaaS
3 1 (0.97%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.85%) HTTP
2 4 (3.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (30.10%) SQL Server
2 15 (14.56%) GIS
3 12 (11.65%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (5.83%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (5.83%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.91%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (1.94%) MySQL
6 2 (1.94%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (12.62%) Eclipse
1 13 (12.62%) Maven
2 10 (9.71%) JProfiler
3 7 (6.80%) Oracle APEX
4 6 (5.83%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (3.88%) JIRA
5 4 (3.88%) JUnit
5 4 (3.88%) Subversion
6 3 (2.91%) Git (software)
6 3 (2.91%) NetBeans
6 3 (2.91%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (1.94%) FishEye
7 2 (1.94%) git-flow
7 2 (1.94%) Grunt
7 2 (1.94%) gulp
7 2 (1.94%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.94%) Mockito
8 1 (0.97%) WebStorm
8 1 (0.97%) YouTrack
General
1 14 (13.59%) Finance
2 8 (7.77%) Banking
3 4 (3.88%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.91%) Publishing
5 2 (1.94%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.97%) Games
6 1 (0.97%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 91 (88.35%) Developer
2 23 (22.33%) .NET Developer
2 23 (22.33%) Web Developer
3 17 (16.50%) Java Developer
4 15 (14.56%) GIS Developer
5 13 (12.62%) JavaScript Developer
6 11 (10.68%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 10 (9.71%) .NET Software Developer
7 10 (9.71%) Software Developer
8 9 (8.74%) Angular Developer
9 8 (7.77%) C# .NET Developer
9 8 (7.77%) C# Developer
10 7 (6.80%) .NET Web Developer
11 6 (5.83%) C# Software Developer
11 6 (5.83%) Oracle Developer
12 5 (4.85%) HTML Developer
12 5 (4.85%) PHP Developer
13 4 (3.88%) HTML CSS Developer
13 4 (3.88%) Interactive Developer
13 4 (3.88%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (63.11%) CSS
2 63 (61.17%) HTML
3 44 (42.72%) HTML5
4 43 (41.75%) .NET
5 42 (40.78%) CSS3
6 41 (39.81%) AngularJS
7 28 (27.18%) ASP.NET
8 26 (25.24%) .NET Framework
9 24 (23.30%) RESTful
10 20 (19.42%) SOAP
10 20 (19.42%) XML
11 19 (18.45%) Spring
12 17 (16.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 14 (13.59%) J2EE
13 14 (13.59%) Java EE
14 13 (12.62%) ASP.NET MVC
14 13 (12.62%) Dojo
14 13 (12.62%) JSON
14 13 (12.62%) Web Services
15 12 (11.65%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 24 (23.30%) User Experience
2 6 (5.83%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.85%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (2.91%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.91%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.91%) VLE
5 2 (1.94%) e-Learning
5 2 (1.94%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.97%) Clustering
6 1 (0.97%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.77%) Linux
2 6 (5.83%) Mac OS X
2 6 (5.83%) Windows
3 5 (4.85%) Windows Server
4 4 (3.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.97%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (42.72%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (26.21%) MVC
3 21 (20.39%) Scrum
3 21 (20.39%) TDD
4 20 (19.42%) Open Source
5 19 (18.45%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (18.45%) Front End Development
6 17 (16.50%) Web Development
7 16 (15.53%) Waterfall
8 15 (14.56%) SDLC
9 13 (12.62%) Data Analysis
10 12 (11.65%) Workflow
11 11 (10.68%) Responsive Web Design
12 10 (9.71%) Application Performance Monitoring
12 10 (9.71%) BPMN
12 10 (9.71%) OO
12 10 (9.71%) Performance Monitoring
12 10 (9.71%) SOA
13 9 (8.74%) Mobile First
13 9 (8.74%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 68 (66.02%) JavaScript
2 36 (34.95%) Java
3 27 (26.21%) C#
4 17 (16.50%) T-SQL
5 14 (13.59%) SQL
6 6 (5.83%) PHP
6 6 (5.83%) PL/SQL
7 4 (3.88%) PowerShell
8 3 (2.91%) Python
8 3 (2.91%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.97%) Apex Code
9 1 (0.97%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (5.83%) Degree
1 6 (5.83%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.97%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.91%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (0.97%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 16 (15.53%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.77%) Oracle
3 2 (1.94%) Adobe
3 2 (1.94%) Zend
4 1 (0.97%) Brightcove
4 1 (0.97%) Facebook
4 1 (0.97%) Google
4 1 (0.97%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.97%) Siebel
4 1 (0.97%) Telerik
4 1 (0.97%) Twitter
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