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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
jQuery
Rank 36 42 27
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -15
Contract jobs citing jQuery 48 43 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.25% 3.37% 3.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.97% 12.29% 18.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 23 21
Average daily rate
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£325 £325 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £216 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £397 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £305
% change year-on-year
- +6.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £32.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.60 £32.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-4.39% -8.57%
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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
253 350 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 17.13% 27.43% 20.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 205 86
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 1
Average hourly rate £39.00 £32.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.87% +6.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -

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 April 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 24 April 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 89 (82.41%) JavaScript
2 82 (75.93%) HTML
3 77 (71.30%) CSS
4 41 (37.96%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (30.56%) .NET
6 31 (28.70%) HTML5
7 29 (26.85%) CSS3
8 27 (25.00%) TDD
9 26 (24.07%) Java
10 25 (23.15%) ASP.NET
11 24 (22.22%) C#
12 23 (21.30%) Banking
13 20 (18.52%) Finance
13 20 (18.52%) CMS
13 20 (18.52%) Ajax
14 19 (17.59%) JSF
15 16 (14.81%) Degree
15 16 (14.81%) Git (software)
16 15 (13.89%) YUI
16 15 (13.89%) J2EE
17 13 (12.04%) SQL Server
17 13 (12.04%) SQL
17 13 (12.04%) Java EE
17 13 (12.04%) Spring
18 12 (11.11%) MVC
18 12 (11.11%) Web Development
18 12 (11.11%) Oracle
18 12 (11.11%) Computer Science
18 12 (11.11%) Time Management
18 12 (11.11%) Test Automation

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 20 (18.52%) CMS
2 6 (5.56%) Tomcat
2 6 (5.56%) JBoss
2 6 (5.56%) WordPress
3 5 (4.63%) Umbraco
4 4 (3.70%) Confluence
5 3 (2.78%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (2.78%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.78%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.85%) IIS
6 2 (1.85%) IBM Notes
6 2 (1.85%) Lotus Domino
6 2 (1.85%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.93%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.93%) Drupal
7 1 (0.93%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (4.63%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (4.63%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.85%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.93%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.93%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.93%) SaaS
1 1 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.48%) HTTP
2 4 (3.70%) Intranet
3 1 (0.93%) Firewall
3 1 (0.93%) Extranet
3 1 (0.93%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.04%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.63%) Oracle Database
2 5 (4.63%) MySQL
3 4 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.85%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.85%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.93%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.93%) Big Data
5 1 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.93%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 16 (14.81%) Git (software)
2 12 (11.11%) Grunt
3 9 (8.33%) Subversion
4 7 (6.48%) JUnit
5 6 (5.56%) Maven
6 5 (4.63%) JIRA
6 5 (4.63%) Visual Studio
7 4 (3.70%) Dreamweaver
7 4 (3.70%) NetBeans
7 4 (3.70%) Selenium
8 3 (2.78%) Mockito
8 3 (2.78%) Cucumber
8 3 (2.78%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.93%) NCrunch
9 1 (0.93%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.93%) QUnit
9 1 (0.93%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.93%) JProfiler
9 1 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.93%) MSBuild
General
1 23 (21.30%) Banking
2 20 (18.52%) Finance
3 6 (5.56%) Retail
4 2 (1.85%) Games
5 1 (0.93%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 96 (88.89%) Developer
2 34 (31.48%) Front-End Developer
3 25 (23.15%) Web Developer
4 19 (17.59%) Java Developer
5 13 (12.04%) .NET Developer
6 8 (7.41%) Senior Developer
6 8 (7.41%) Front-End Web Developer
7 7 (6.48%) UI Developer
8 6 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
8 6 (5.56%) UI Programmer
9 5 (4.63%) Umbraco Developer
9 5 (4.63%) ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (2.78%) UX Designer
10 3 (2.78%) Designer
10 3 (2.78%) SharePoint Developer
10 3 (2.78%) Senior .NET Developer
11 2 (1.85%) Software Developer
11 2 (1.85%) Architect
11 2 (1.85%) Software Engineer
11 2 (1.85%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (75.93%) HTML
2 77 (71.30%) CSS
3 33 (30.56%) .NET
4 31 (28.70%) HTML5
5 29 (26.85%) CSS3
6 25 (23.15%) ASP.NET
7 20 (18.52%) Ajax
8 19 (17.59%) JSF
9 15 (13.89%) YUI
9 15 (13.89%) J2EE
10 13 (12.04%) Java EE
10 13 (12.04%) Spring
11 11 (10.19%) .NET Framework
12 10 (9.26%) JSP
12 10 (9.26%) RichFaces
12 10 (9.26%) OOCSS
13 9 (8.33%) XML
14 8 (7.41%) Hibernate
14 8 (7.41%) AngularJS
15 6 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 5 (4.63%) User Experience
3 3 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.78%) Social Media
4 2 (1.85%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.85%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.93%) Blog
5 1 (0.93%) FMCG
5 1 (0.93%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.70%) UNIX
2 2 (1.85%) Windows
2 2 (1.85%) Linux
3 1 (0.93%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (37.96%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (25.00%) TDD
3 12 (11.11%) MVC
3 12 (11.11%) Web Development
3 12 (11.11%) Time Management
3 12 (11.11%) Test Automation
4 11 (10.19%) Unit Testing
5 9 (8.33%) Web Design
6 7 (6.48%) OO
7 6 (5.56%) Scrum
8 5 (4.63%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (4.63%) CRM
8 5 (4.63%) UML
9 4 (3.70%) Software Engineering
9 4 (3.70%) UX Design
9 4 (3.70%) Responsive Web Design
9 4 (3.70%) Web Application Development
10 3 (2.78%) Mentoring
10 3 (2.78%) SOA
11 2 (1.85%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 89 (82.41%) JavaScript
2 26 (24.07%) Java
3 24 (22.22%) C#
4 13 (12.04%) SQL
5 3 (2.78%) T-SQL
5 3 (2.78%) PHP
6 1 (0.93%) XPath
6 1 (0.93%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.93%) C
6 1 (0.93%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (14.81%) Degree
2 1 (0.93%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 12 (11.11%) Oracle
2 7 (6.48%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.63%) Adobe
4 2 (1.85%) Lotus
4 2 (1.85%) Telerik
5 1 (0.93%) PayPal
5 1 (0.93%) WorldPay
5 1 (0.93%) Alterian
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