The table below looks at the statistics for jQuery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 45 20 43
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +23
Contract jobs citing jQuery 31 34 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.69% 6.94% 3.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.22% 24.82% 9.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 21 22
Average daily rate
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£360 £338 £316
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £440 £411
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 - £6.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.28 £35.00 £29.25
% change year-on-year
-2.07% +19.65%
jQuery
East of England

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 Hertfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
218 137 348
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 25.95% 27.96% 35.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 72 186
Average daily rate £375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 3
Average hourly rate £15.00 £46.00 £40.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.39% +13.58%
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 Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing jQuery across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

jQuery Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

jQuery
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing jQuery across the Hertfordshire region.

jQuery Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

jQuery
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing jQuery across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

jQuery Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

jQuery
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing jQuery across the Hertfordshire region.

jQuery Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

jQuery
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing jQuery within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford +1 10 £275 - 4
Hemel Hempstead -4 6 £363 +95.94% 2
Stevenage -2 3 £360 +25.21%
Welwyn Garden City -10 1 - -
Hertford - - - -
Hitchin - - - -
Hoddesdon - - - -
Letchworth - - - -
Rickmansworth - - - -
St Albans - - - - 6
Abbots Langley - - - -
Berkhamsted - - - -
Borehamwood - - - -
Harpenden - - - -
jQuery
East of England

jQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 43 (86.00%) HTML
2 41 (82.00%) JavaScript
3 40 (80.00%) CSS
4 24 (48.00%) .NET
5 23 (46.00%) HTML5
6 21 (42.00%) C#
7 20 (40.00%) SQL
7 20 (40.00%) CSS3
8 17 (34.00%) ASP.NET
9 15 (30.00%) MVC
9 15 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (26.00%) Web Services
10 13 (26.00%) MySQL
10 13 (26.00%) E-Commerce
11 12 (24.00%) OO
11 12 (24.00%) SQL Server
11 12 (24.00%) Ajax
11 12 (24.00%) JSON
12 11 (22.00%) Retail
13 10 (20.00%) Content Management
13 10 (20.00%) SOAP
14 9 (18.00%) XML
14 9 (18.00%) Degree
14 9 (18.00%) Web Development
14 9 (18.00%) CMS
15 8 (16.00%) Scrum
15 8 (16.00%) PHP
15 8 (16.00%) ASP.NET MVC
15 8 (16.00%) Backbone.js
16 7 (14.00%) REST

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 9 (18.00%) CMS
2 5 (10.00%) WordPress
2 5 (10.00%) Adobe CQ
2 5 (10.00%) Tomcat
2 5 (10.00%) MQSeries
3 3 (6.00%) Drupal
3 3 (6.00%) Joomla!
4 2 (4.00%) IIS
4 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.00%) Node.js
4 2 (4.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Photoshop
2 3 (6.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (2.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.00%) Internet
2 5 (10.00%) HTTP
3 1 (2.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (26.00%) MySQL
2 12 (24.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (6.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (6.00%) RDBMS
5 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.00%) QlikView
6 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.00%) Snowflake Schema
6 1 (2.00%) DTS
6 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (2.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (12.00%) Subversion
1 6 (12.00%) Eclipse
2 5 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (10.00%) Ant
2 5 (10.00%) JUnit
2 5 (10.00%) Visual Studio
2 5 (10.00%) Maven
2 5 (10.00%) Log4j
3 3 (6.00%) Jasmine
4 2 (4.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (4.00%) Axure RP
5 1 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (2.00%) CruiseControl
5 1 (2.00%) NUnit
General
1 11 (22.00%) Retail
2 6 (12.00%) Finance
3 5 (10.00%) Marketing
3 5 (10.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.00%) Multimedia
4 2 (4.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 44 (88.00%) Developer
2 13 (26.00%) .NET Developer
3 12 (24.00%) C# Developer
4 11 (22.00%) Front-End Developer
5 10 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (18.00%) Web Developer
7 6 (12.00%) Java Developer
8 5 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
8 5 (10.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 4 (8.00%) Magento Developer
10 3 (6.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (6.00%) Senior Developer
10 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET Developer
11 2 (4.00%) .NET Applications Developer
11 2 (4.00%) PHP Developer
11 2 (4.00%) .NET Web Developer
11 2 (4.00%) Applications Developer
11 2 (4.00%) UI Programmer
11 2 (4.00%) UI Developer
11 2 (4.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (86.00%) HTML
2 40 (80.00%) CSS
3 24 (48.00%) .NET
4 23 (46.00%) HTML5
5 20 (40.00%) CSS3
6 17 (34.00%) ASP.NET
7 13 (26.00%) Web Services
8 12 (24.00%) Ajax
8 12 (24.00%) JSON
9 10 (20.00%) SOAP
10 9 (18.00%) XML
11 8 (16.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8 (16.00%) Backbone.js
12 7 (14.00%) REST
12 7 (14.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 7 (14.00%) XSLT
13 6 (12.00%) .NET Framework
13 6 (12.00%) AngularJS
14 5 (10.00%) WCF
14 5 (10.00%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) User Experience
2 5 (10.00%) Web 2.0
3 3 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.00%) Smartphone
4 2 (4.00%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.00%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.00%) RIA
5 1 (2.00%) W3C
5 1 (2.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.00%) UNIX
1 5 (10.00%) HPUX
1 5 (10.00%) Solaris
1 5 (10.00%) Linux
2 3 (6.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.00%) MVC
1 15 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (26.00%) E-Commerce
3 12 (24.00%) OO
4 10 (20.00%) Content Management
5 9 (18.00%) Web Development
6 8 (16.00%) Scrum
7 7 (14.00%) SEO
8 6 (12.00%) Responsive Web Design
9 5 (10.00%) TDD
10 3 (6.00%) Usability Testing
10 3 (6.00%) CRM
10 3 (6.00%) Workflow
11 2 (4.00%) Software Engineering
11 2 (4.00%) Validation
11 2 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (4.00%) SOA
11 2 (4.00%) B2B
11 2 (4.00%) Unit Testing
11 2 (4.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (82.00%) JavaScript
2 21 (42.00%) C#
3 20 (40.00%) SQL
4 8 (16.00%) PHP
5 6 (12.00%) Java
6 5 (10.00%) XPath
7 4 (8.00%) T-SQL
8 3 (6.00%) VB.NET
8 3 (6.00%) Ruby
9 2 (4.00%) PowerShell
10 1 (2.00%) VB
10 1 (2.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 9 (18.00%) Degree
2 5 (10.00%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (12.00%) Oracle
2 5 (10.00%) IBM
2 5 (10.00%) Interwoven
2 5 (10.00%) Sun
3 4 (8.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.00%) CyberSource
4 1 (2.00%) DataCash
4 1 (2.00%) Zend
4 1 (2.00%) Red Gate
4 1 (2.00%) Tableau
4 1 (2.00%) Adobe
4 1 (2.00%) ATG
4 1 (2.00%) Telerik
4 1 (2.00%) Yahoo!