The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Hertfordshire region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
jQuery
Rank 34 32 44
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +12
Contract jobs citing jQuery 38 32 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.83% 4.93% 3.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.81% 14.68% 11.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 17 12
Average daily rate £400 £375 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +18.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £190 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £500 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £39.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +102.56%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £19.25
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +81.81%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
226 218 260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 28.75% 33.59% 27.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 133 130
Average daily rate £400 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £233 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 14
Average hourly rate £30.00 £39.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.05% +21.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £19.90 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.10 £39.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
jQuery
East of England

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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Watford -6 11 £250 -50.00% 13
Welwyn Garden City -5 6 £400 -
St Albans -4 1 £450 +20.00%
Stevenage - 1 £225 - 2
Potters Bar - 1 £263 - 2
Royston - - - - 1
Borehamwood - - - -
Harpenden - - - - 1
Hemel Hempstead - - - - 2
Hertford - - - -
Hitchin - - - - 1
Hoddesdon - - - -
Letchworth - - - - 1
jQuery
East of England

jQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 74 (98.67%) JavaScript
2 73 (97.33%) HTML
3 68 (90.67%) CSS
4 41 (54.67%) HTML5
5 38 (50.67%) CSS3
6 35 (46.67%) OO
7 29 (38.67%) Ajax
8 22 (29.33%) Web Development
9 20 (26.67%) XML
10 18 (24.00%) E-Commerce
11 17 (22.67%) Dojo
11 17 (22.67%) MVC
12 16 (21.33%) SEO
13 15 (20.00%) PHP
13 15 (20.00%) SQL
13 15 (20.00%) .NET
13 15 (20.00%) SQL Server
14 14 (18.67%) C#
14 14 (18.67%) XSLT
14 14 (18.67%) Internet
14 14 (18.67%) Yahoo!
14 14 (18.67%) YUI
14 14 (18.67%) Memory Management
14 14 (18.67%) Zepto.js
15 13 (17.33%) Progressive Enhancement
15 13 (17.33%) W3C
15 13 (17.33%) ASP.NET
15 13 (17.33%) Java
15 13 (17.33%) DOM
16 12 (16.00%) Retail

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 (12.00%) CMS
2 7 (9.33%) Apache
3 6 (8.00%) Tomcat
4 5 (6.67%) Alfresco
5 4 (5.33%) Drupal
6 3 (4.00%) IIS
7 2 (2.67%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.67%) Node.js
8 1 (1.33%) Adobe CQ
8 1 (1.33%) MQSeries
Applications
1 11 (14.67%) Photoshop
2 5 (6.67%) MS Office
3 4 (5.33%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (2.67%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 5 (6.67%) RiskWrite
2 1 (1.33%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (18.67%) Internet
2 8 (10.67%) Intranet
3 7 (9.33%) Extranet
4 4 (5.33%) HTTPS
5 1 (1.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (9.33%) MySQL
3 6 (8.00%) Relational Database
3 6 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (8.00%) RDBMS
4 5 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
4 5 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.33%) DB2
5 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.33%) DTS
Development Applications
1 8 (10.67%) Subversion
2 6 (8.00%) Eclipse
2 6 (8.00%) Ant
2 6 (8.00%) JUnit
2 6 (8.00%) Log4j
3 3 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (4.00%) Axure RP
4 2 (2.67%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.33%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (1.33%) Maven
5 1 (1.33%) Jasmine
5 1 (1.33%) Grunt
5 1 (1.33%) Bower
General
1 12 (16.00%) Retail
2 8 (10.67%) Marketing
3 4 (5.33%) Finance
4 3 (4.00%) Advertising
5 2 (2.67%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.33%) Legal
6 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 73 (97.33%) Developer
2 22 (29.33%) Front-End Developer
3 18 (24.00%) UI Programmer
3 18 (24.00%) UI Developer
4 12 (16.00%) .NET Developer
5 11 (14.67%) Web Developer
5 11 (14.67%) JavaScript Developer
6 6 (8.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 6 (8.00%) Java Developer
7 5 (6.67%) PHP Web Developer
7 5 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (6.67%) PHP Developer
7 5 (6.67%) C# Developer
7 5 (6.67%) J2EE Developer
7 5 (6.67%) User Experience Developer
7 5 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (6.67%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 4 (5.33%) Drupal Developer
8 4 (5.33%) Senior Developer
9 3 (4.00%) MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (97.33%) HTML
2 68 (90.67%) CSS
3 41 (54.67%) HTML5
4 38 (50.67%) CSS3
5 29 (38.67%) Ajax
6 20 (26.67%) XML
7 17 (22.67%) Dojo
8 15 (20.00%) .NET
9 14 (18.67%) XSLT
9 14 (18.67%) YUI
9 14 (18.67%) Zepto.js
10 13 (17.33%) DOM
10 13 (17.33%) ASP.NET
11 11 (14.67%) XHTML
11 11 (14.67%) Web Services
12 10 (13.33%) JSP
12 10 (13.33%) JSON
13 9 (12.00%) .NET Framework
13 9 (12.00%) SOAP
14 7 (9.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.33%) W3C
2 6 (8.00%) Web 2.0
3 5 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.00%) RIA
4 3 (4.00%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.67%) Kindle
5 2 (2.67%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.33%) Blog
6 1 (1.33%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.33%) FMCG
6 1 (1.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.67%) Linux
2 6 (8.00%) Solaris
2 6 (8.00%) UNIX
2 6 (8.00%) Windows
3 1 (1.33%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (46.67%) OO
2 22 (29.33%) Web Development
3 18 (24.00%) E-Commerce
4 17 (22.67%) MVC
5 16 (21.33%) SEO
6 14 (18.67%) Memory Management
7 13 (17.33%) Progressive Enhancement
8 11 (14.67%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (8.00%) Web Design
9 6 (8.00%) Responsive Web Design
10 4 (5.33%) Scrum
10 4 (5.33%) SOA
11 3 (4.00%) Web Accessibility
12 2 (2.67%) Integration Testing
12 2 (2.67%) Continuous Integration
12 2 (2.67%) Build Automation
12 2 (2.67%) Mobile Application Development
12 2 (2.67%) B2B
12 2 (2.67%) OOP
13 1 (1.33%) Email Marketing
Programming Languages
1 74 (98.67%) JavaScript
2 15 (20.00%) PHP
2 15 (20.00%) SQL
3 14 (18.67%) C#
4 13 (17.33%) Java
5 8 (10.67%) XPath
6 6 (8.00%) T-SQL
7 5 (6.67%) VB.NET
8 3 (4.00%) C
9 1 (1.33%) VBA
9 1 (1.33%) VB6
9 1 (1.33%) VBScript
9 1 (1.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (9.33%) Degree
2 2 (2.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.67%) CTC Cleared
2 2 (2.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.33%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (16.00%) Section 508
2 3 (4.00%) QA
3 2 (2.67%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 14 (18.67%) Yahoo!
2 10 (13.33%) Oracle
3 9 (12.00%) Zend
4 7 (9.33%) Microsoft
5 6 (8.00%) Interwoven
5 6 (8.00%) Apple
6 5 (6.67%) Stellent
6 5 (6.67%) Adobe
6 5 (6.67%) hybris
6 5 (6.67%) Endeca
7 4 (5.33%) Twitter
8 3 (4.00%) ATG
9 2 (2.67%) Google
10 1 (1.33%) Facebook
10 1 (1.33%) Omniture
10 1 (1.33%) Sun
10 1 (1.33%) IBM
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