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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
jQuery
Rank 31 50 29
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -21
Contract jobs citing jQuery 52 27 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.58% 2.18% 3.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.97% 7.83% 14.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 13 12
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% +36.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £216 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £350 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-16.92% -7.14%
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
248 345 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 17.07% 27.89% 21.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 184 71
Average daily rate £350 £350 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £248 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
Average hourly rate £47.50 £18.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+163.88% -40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 30 March 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 30 March 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 97 (77.60%) HTML
2 90 (72.00%) JavaScript
3 85 (68.00%) CSS
4 45 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
5 36 (28.80%) .NET
6 35 (28.00%) Java
7 34 (27.20%) HTML5
8 30 (24.00%) TDD
8 30 (24.00%) JSF
9 29 (23.20%) CSS3
10 27 (21.60%) C#
10 27 (21.60%) ASP.NET
11 26 (20.80%) XML
12 25 (20.00%) Banking
13 24 (19.20%) CMS
14 23 (18.40%) J2EE
15 22 (17.60%) Finance
15 22 (17.60%) RichFaces
16 20 (16.00%) Java EE
17 19 (15.20%) Ajax
17 19 (15.20%) HTTP
18 18 (14.40%) Git (software)
19 17 (13.60%) SQL Server
19 17 (13.60%) Web Design
20 16 (12.80%) Degree
20 16 (12.80%) JSP
21 15 (12.00%) YUI
22 14 (11.20%) Test Automation
22 14 (11.20%) Grunt
23 12 (9.60%) Time Management

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 24 (19.20%) CMS
2 8 (6.40%) JBoss
3 6 (4.80%) Umbraco
3 6 (4.80%) WordPress
4 4 (3.20%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (3.20%) Tomcat
4 4 (3.20%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.40%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (2.40%) Confluence
6 2 (1.60%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.60%) IIS
6 2 (1.60%) MS Project Server
6 2 (1.60%) Drupal
6 2 (1.60%) IBM Notes
6 2 (1.60%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (0.80%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (4.00%) Photoshop
1 5 (4.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (1.60%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.80%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.80%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (15.20%) HTTP
2 5 (4.00%) Intranet
3 2 (1.60%) Extranet
4 1 (0.80%) Firewall
4 1 (0.80%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (13.60%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (4.80%) MySQL
3 4 (3.20%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (2.40%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (2.40%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.60%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.60%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.80%) Big Data
6 1 (0.80%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.80%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.80%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.80%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (14.40%) Git (software)
2 14 (11.20%) Grunt
3 9 (7.20%) Subversion
4 6 (4.80%) JUnit
5 5 (4.00%) Maven
6 4 (3.20%) JIRA
6 4 (3.20%) Selenium
6 4 (3.20%) Dreamweaver
6 4 (3.20%) Visual Studio
6 4 (3.20%) Cucumber
7 3 (2.40%) Eclipse
7 3 (2.40%) NetBeans
7 3 (2.40%) Mockito
8 2 (1.60%) Jasmine
8 2 (1.60%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.80%) NCrunch
9 1 (0.80%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.80%) Trac
9 1 (0.80%) JProfiler
9 1 (0.80%) NUnit
General
1 25 (20.00%) Banking
2 22 (17.60%) Finance
3 6 (4.80%) Retail
4 2 (1.60%) Games
5 1 (0.80%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 113 (90.40%) Developer
2 35 (28.00%) Front-End Developer
3 27 (21.60%) Web Developer
4 21 (16.80%) Java Developer
5 17 (13.60%) .NET Developer
6 14 (11.20%) Senior Developer
7 13 (10.40%) UI Developer
8 12 (9.60%) UI Programmer
9 8 (6.40%) Front-End Web Developer
10 7 (5.60%) Senior UI Developer
10 7 (5.60%) ASP.NET Developer
11 6 (4.80%) JavaScript Developer
12 5 (4.00%) Umbraco Developer
13 4 (3.20%) SharePoint Developer
13 4 (3.20%) C# Developer
13 4 (3.20%) C# .NET Developer
14 3 (2.40%) UX Designer
14 3 (2.40%) Designer
14 3 (2.40%) Senior Java Developer
15 2 (1.60%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (77.60%) HTML
2 85 (68.00%) CSS
3 36 (28.80%) .NET
4 34 (27.20%) HTML5
5 30 (24.00%) JSF
6 29 (23.20%) CSS3
7 27 (21.60%) ASP.NET
8 26 (20.80%) XML
9 23 (18.40%) J2EE
10 22 (17.60%) RichFaces
11 20 (16.00%) Java EE
12 19 (15.20%) Ajax
13 16 (12.80%) JSP
14 15 (12.00%) YUI
15 12 (9.60%) OOCSS
16 11 (8.80%) Apache CXF
17 10 (8.00%) .NET Framework
17 10 (8.00%) Spring
18 9 (7.20%) SOAP
18 9 (7.20%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.60%) Computer Science
2 5 (4.00%) User Experience
3 3 (2.40%) Social Media
4 2 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.60%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.60%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.80%) GIS
5 1 (0.80%) Blog
5 1 (0.80%) FMCG
5 1 (0.80%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.40%) UNIX
2 2 (1.60%) Windows
2 2 (1.60%) Linux
3 1 (0.80%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (24.00%) TDD
3 17 (13.60%) Web Design
4 14 (11.20%) Test Automation
5 12 (9.60%) Time Management
5 12 (9.60%) MVC
5 12 (9.60%) Web Development
6 10 (8.00%) Unit Testing
7 8 (6.40%) OO
8 6 (4.80%) Scrum
9 5 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (4.00%) CRM
10 4 (3.20%) UML
10 4 (3.20%) Software Engineering
10 4 (3.20%) UX Design
10 4 (3.20%) Responsive Web Design
11 3 (2.40%) Web Application Development
11 3 (2.40%) SOA
11 3 (2.40%) Content Management
12 2 (1.60%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 90 (72.00%) JavaScript
2 35 (28.00%) Java
3 27 (21.60%) C#
4 11 (8.80%) SQL
5 4 (3.20%) PHP
6 3 (2.40%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.80%) Python
7 1 (0.80%) Ruby
7 1 (0.80%) XPath
7 1 (0.80%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 16 (12.80%) Degree
2 1 (0.80%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (6.40%) Oracle
1 8 (6.40%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.00%) Adobe
3 2 (1.60%) Lotus
3 2 (1.60%) Telerik
4 1 (0.80%) Alterian
4 1 (0.80%) Ektron
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £430.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
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Certes Computing Ltd
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
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Posted: 14 days ago
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Rate: £290 - £310 per day
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