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 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
jQuery
Rank 37 28 30
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +2
Contract jobs citing jQuery 16 39 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.79% 6.06% 5.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.40% 19.02% 18.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 23 26
Average daily rate £325 £351 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.27% -11.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £288 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £630 £400
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 £25.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+88.00% -23.07%
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
129 205 204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 22.47% 31.83% 31.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 109 121
Average daily rate £385 £365 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.47% -8.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 2
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +240.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £33.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+17.16% +1.51%

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +3 6 £325 -23.52% 1
St Albans +3 3 £270 -43.15% 3
Welwyn Garden City +4 2 £345 -10.38%
jQuery
East of England

jQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 40 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 29 (72.50%) HTML
2 29 (72.50%) CSS
3 24 (60.00%) .NET
4 23 (57.50%) C#
5 19 (47.50%) ASP.NET
6 18 (45.00%) MVC
7 17 (42.50%) HTML5
8 16 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 13 (32.50%) Ajax
9 13 (32.50%) OO
9 13 (32.50%) JSON
10 12 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 12 (30.00%) CSS3
10 12 (30.00%) Sass
10 12 (30.00%) LESS
11 11 (27.50%) User Experience
11 11 (27.50%) .NET Framework
12 10 (25.00%) Web Development
12 10 (25.00%) Entity Framework
12 10 (25.00%) SQL Server
13 9 (22.50%) SQL
13 9 (22.50%) E-Commerce
13 9 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (22.50%) Marketing
13 9 (22.50%) Mobile App
13 9 (22.50%) Front End Development
14 7 (17.50%) Retail
14 7 (17.50%) Visual Studio
14 7 (17.50%) ASP.NET Web API

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 4 (10.00%) CMS
2 2 (5.00%) Apache
3 1 (2.50%) IIS
3 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (10.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.50%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (10.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (7.50%) MySQL
5 1 (2.50%) DB2
Development Applications
1 7 (17.50%) Visual Studio
2 6 (15.00%) Axure RP
2 6 (15.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.50%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 9 (22.50%) Marketing
2 7 (17.50%) Retail
3 5 (12.50%) Finance
4 4 (10.00%) Multimedia
4 4 (10.00%) Publishing
5 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (82.50%) Developer
2 14 (35.00%) .NET Developer
3 9 (22.50%) C# Developer
4 8 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 8 (20.00%) HTML CSS Developer
4 8 (20.00%) HTML Developer
4 8 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 6 (15.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 6 (15.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (15.00%) Designer
5 6 (15.00%) JSP Developer
5 6 (15.00%) UX Designer
6 4 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Junior
6 4 (10.00%) Junior Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Junior Web Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Web Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Senior Designer
7 3 (7.50%) Senior UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (72.50%) CSS
1 29 (72.50%) HTML
2 24 (60.00%) .NET
3 19 (47.50%) ASP.NET
4 17 (42.50%) HTML5
5 16 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 13 (32.50%) Ajax
6 13 (32.50%) JSON
7 12 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (30.00%) CSS3
7 12 (30.00%) LESS
7 12 (30.00%) Sass
8 11 (27.50%) .NET Framework
9 10 (25.00%) Entity Framework
10 7 (17.50%) ASP.NET Web API
11 6 (15.00%) KnockoutJS
11 6 (15.00%) Web Services
12 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 5 (12.50%) XML
13 4 (10.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (27.50%) User Experience
2 9 (22.50%) Mobile App
3 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (10.00%) Digital Media
3 4 (10.00%) Social Media
4 1 (2.50%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (45.00%) MVC
2 13 (32.50%) OO
3 10 (25.00%) Web Development
4 9 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (22.50%) E-Commerce
4 9 (22.50%) Front End Development
5 5 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 4 (10.00%) Content Management
6 4 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (10.00%) Data Modelling
6 4 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
6 4 (10.00%) Email Marketing
6 4 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
6 4 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (10.00%) Service Delivery
6 4 (10.00%) SMACSS
6 4 (10.00%) UML
6 4 (10.00%) Use Case
6 4 (10.00%) UX Design
6 4 (10.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 40 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 23 (57.50%) C#
3 9 (22.50%) SQL
4 6 (15.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.00%) PHP
6 1 (2.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (10.00%) Adobe
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle