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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
jQuery
Rank 35 46 33
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -13
Contract jobs citing jQuery 50 31 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.63% 2.52% 3.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.38% 9.72% 15.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 17 12
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.76% +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £196 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £350 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £32.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-23.07% -1.51%
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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
258 319 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 18.75% 25.89% 23.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 164 81
Average daily rate £350 £350 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £240 £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £427 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 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 £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -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 27 February 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 27 February 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.

1 103 (75.74%) HTML
2 89 (65.44%) JavaScript
3 85 (62.50%) CSS
4 53 (38.97%) Agile Software Development
5 46 (33.82%) .NET
6 39 (28.68%) Java
7 38 (27.94%) C#
8 35 (25.74%) TDD
9 34 (25.00%) XML
10 33 (24.26%) JSF
11 31 (22.79%) Finance
11 31 (22.79%) ASP.NET
12 30 (22.06%) HTML5
13 28 (20.59%) RichFaces
14 26 (19.12%) CSS3
14 26 (19.12%) J2EE
14 26 (19.12%) SQL Server
15 25 (18.38%) Banking
15 25 (18.38%) Java EE
16 24 (17.65%) HTTP
17 22 (16.18%) Web Design
17 22 (16.18%) MVC
18 21 (15.44%) CMS
19 18 (13.24%) JSP
20 17 (12.50%) Degree
20 17 (12.50%) Apache CXF
21 16 (11.76%) Git (software)
21 16 (11.76%) Microsoft
22 15 (11.03%) YUI
23 14 (10.29%) Test Automation

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 21 (15.44%) CMS
2 14 (10.29%) JBoss
3 6 (4.41%) Umbraco
4 4 (2.94%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (2.94%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.21%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.47%) IIS
6 2 (1.47%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.47%) IBM Notes
6 2 (1.47%) Lotus Domino
6 2 (1.47%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.47%) Confluence
6 2 (1.47%) MS Project Server
6 2 (1.47%) Drupal
7 1 (0.74%) WordPress
7 1 (0.74%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (2.94%) Photoshop
1 4 (2.94%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (1.47%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.74%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 24 (17.65%) HTTP
2 4 (2.94%) Intranet
3 2 (1.47%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (19.12%) SQL Server
2 10 (7.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (5.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (2.94%) MySQL
5 2 (1.47%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.47%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.47%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.47%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.74%) Big Data
6 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.74%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.74%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.74%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 14 (10.29%) Grunt
3 8 (5.88%) Cucumber
4 6 (4.41%) Visual Studio
5 5 (3.68%) Subversion
5 5 (3.68%) Jasmine
6 4 (2.94%) RSpec
6 4 (2.94%) Maven
6 4 (2.94%) Dreamweaver
6 4 (2.94%) JUnit
7 3 (2.21%) Eclipse
7 3 (2.21%) JIRA
8 2 (1.47%) Selenium
8 2 (1.47%) NetBeans
8 2 (1.47%) Mockito
8 2 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.74%) JProfiler
9 1 (0.74%) Trac
9 1 (0.74%) QUnit
9 1 (0.74%) CruiseControl
General
1 31 (22.79%) Finance
2 25 (18.38%) Banking
3 6 (4.41%) Retail
4 1 (0.74%) Marketing
4 1 (0.74%) Games
Job Titles
1 126 (92.65%) Developer
2 30 (22.06%) Front-End Developer
3 29 (21.32%) .NET Developer
4 26 (19.12%) Web Developer
5 20 (14.71%) Senior Developer
5 20 (14.71%) Java Developer
6 19 (13.97%) UI Developer
7 18 (13.24%) UI Programmer
8 11 (8.09%) C# .NET Developer
8 11 (8.09%) C# Developer
8 11 (8.09%) ASP.NET Developer
9 10 (7.35%) Senior UI Developer
10 7 (5.15%) Front-End Web Developer
10 7 (5.15%) Programmer
11 6 (4.41%) JavaScript Developer
12 5 (3.68%) Umbraco Developer
13 4 (2.94%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
13 4 (2.94%) Ruby on Rails Developer
13 4 (2.94%) Ruby Developer
13 4 (2.94%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (75.74%) HTML
2 85 (62.50%) CSS
3 46 (33.82%) .NET
4 34 (25.00%) XML
5 33 (24.26%) JSF
6 31 (22.79%) ASP.NET
7 30 (22.06%) HTML5
8 28 (20.59%) RichFaces
9 26 (19.12%) CSS3
9 26 (19.12%) J2EE
10 25 (18.38%) Java EE
11 18 (13.24%) JSP
12 17 (12.50%) Apache CXF
13 15 (11.03%) YUI
14 14 (10.29%) RESTful
14 14 (10.29%) SOAP
15 13 (9.56%) Ajax
16 12 (8.82%) OOCSS
17 10 (7.35%) ASP.NET MVC
17 10 (7.35%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.82%) Computer Science
2 4 (2.94%) User Experience
3 1 (0.74%) Client/Server
3 1 (0.74%) N-Tier
3 1 (0.74%) GIS
3 1 (0.74%) FMCG
3 1 (0.74%) Semantic Web
3 1 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.21%) Windows
2 2 (1.47%) UNIX
3 1 (0.74%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (38.97%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (25.74%) TDD
3 22 (16.18%) MVC
3 22 (16.18%) Web Design
4 14 (10.29%) Test Automation
5 12 (8.82%) Time Management
6 9 (6.62%) Scrum
7 8 (5.88%) Web Development
8 7 (5.15%) Unit Testing
9 6 (4.41%) OO
10 4 (2.94%) Workflow
10 4 (2.94%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (2.94%) UX Design
10 4 (2.94%) Responsive Web Design
11 3 (2.21%) Automated Testing
11 3 (2.21%) Software Engineering
11 3 (2.21%) UML
11 3 (2.21%) CRM
11 3 (2.21%) SOA
12 2 (1.47%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 89 (65.44%) JavaScript
2 39 (28.68%) Java
3 38 (27.94%) C#
4 11 (8.09%) SQL
5 4 (2.94%) Ruby
5 4 (2.94%) CoffeeScript
6 3 (2.21%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.47%) PHP
8 1 (0.74%) Python
8 1 (0.74%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 16 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.41%) Oracle
3 2 (1.47%) Lotus
4 1 (0.74%) Telerik
4 1 (0.74%) Ektron
4 1 (0.74%) Twitter
4 1 (0.74%) Adobe
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