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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
jQuery
Rank 39 34 31
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -3
Contract jobs citing jQuery 23 27 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.41% 4.46% 4.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.14% 13.85% 14.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 16 27
Average daily rate
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£360 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £450 £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.75 £32.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +3.17%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
175 195 296
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 25.93% 32.23% 30.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 102 160
Average daily rate £363 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £230 £280
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 2 2 9
Average hourly rate £15.00 £50.00 £35.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.00% +42.34%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
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 1 August 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 1 August 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
(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 7 £275 - 1
Hemel Hempstead +1 4 £363 +95.94% 1
Welwyn Garden City -8 1 - - 1
Stevenage - 1 £330 -
Hertford - - - - 1
Hitchin - - - - 1
Hoddesdon - - - - 2
Letchworth - - - - 2
Potters Bar - - - -
St Albans - - - - 1
Abbots Langley - - - -
Bishop's Stortford - - - -
Borehamwood - - - - 2
Harpenden - - - -
jQuery
East of England

jQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 57 (93.44%) HTML
2 56 (91.80%) JavaScript
3 54 (88.52%) CSS
4 29 (47.54%) HTML5
5 24 (39.34%) CSS3
6 22 (36.07%) .NET
6 22 (36.07%) Ajax
7 20 (32.79%) C#
7 20 (32.79%) OO
8 18 (29.51%) E-Commerce
8 18 (29.51%) SQL Server
8 18 (29.51%) ASP.NET
8 18 (29.51%) Web Development
9 17 (27.87%) XML
9 17 (27.87%) SQL
10 16 (26.23%) MySQL
10 16 (26.23%) Web Services
10 16 (26.23%) MVC
11 15 (24.59%) PHP
11 15 (24.59%) Internet
12 14 (22.95%) JSON
13 13 (21.31%) SOAP
13 13 (21.31%) Retail
14 11 (18.03%) XHTML
15 10 (16.39%) XSLT
15 10 (16.39%) SEO
16 9 (14.75%) Subversion
16 9 (14.75%) Agile Software Development
16 9 (14.75%) .NET Framework
16 9 (14.75%) Twitter Bootstrap

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 7 (11.48%) CMS
2 6 (9.84%) Drupal
2 6 (9.84%) Tomcat
3 4 (6.56%) Adobe CQ
3 4 (6.56%) Node.js
3 4 (6.56%) Apache
3 4 (6.56%) MQSeries
4 3 (4.92%) IIS
4 3 (4.92%) SharePoint
4 3 (4.92%) WordPress
5 2 (3.28%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (3.28%) Alfresco
5 2 (3.28%) Joomla!
5 2 (3.28%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Photoshop
2 2 (3.28%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.28%) MS Office
3 1 (1.64%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Magento
2 2 (3.28%) RiskWrite
3 1 (1.64%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 15 (24.59%) Internet
2 8 (13.11%) Intranet
3 7 (11.48%) Extranet
4 4 (6.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (29.51%) SQL Server
2 16 (26.23%) MySQL
3 6 (9.84%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (8.20%) RDBMS
4 5 (8.20%) Relational Database
5 3 (4.92%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (3.28%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (3.28%) DB2
6 2 (3.28%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.64%) DTS
7 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 9 (14.75%) Subversion
2 7 (11.48%) Eclipse
3 6 (9.84%) Log4j
3 6 (9.84%) Ant
3 6 (9.84%) JUnit
4 4 (6.56%) Maven
4 4 (6.56%) Visual Studio
5 3 (4.92%) Jasmine
6 2 (3.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (1.64%) CruiseControl
7 1 (1.64%) NUnit
7 1 (1.64%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.64%) Grunt
7 1 (1.64%) Bower
General
1 13 (21.31%) Retail
2 7 (11.48%) Finance
3 4 (6.56%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.92%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.92%) Advertising
5 2 (3.28%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 58 (95.08%) Developer
2 14 (22.95%) Front-End Developer
3 13 (21.31%) Web Developer
3 13 (21.31%) .NET Developer
4 11 (18.03%) C# Developer
5 9 (14.75%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (11.48%) Java Developer
6 7 (11.48%) ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (11.48%) PHP Developer
6 7 (11.48%) UI Developer
6 7 (11.48%) UI Programmer
7 6 (9.84%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 6 (9.84%) JavaScript Developer
8 5 (8.20%) PHP Web Developer
8 5 (8.20%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 4 (6.56%) Drupal Developer
9 4 (6.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (6.56%) Senior Developer
10 3 (4.92%) MySQL Developer
10 3 (4.92%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (93.44%) HTML
2 54 (88.52%) CSS
3 29 (47.54%) HTML5
4 24 (39.34%) CSS3
5 22 (36.07%) .NET
5 22 (36.07%) Ajax
6 18 (29.51%) ASP.NET
7 17 (27.87%) XML
8 16 (26.23%) Web Services
9 14 (22.95%) JSON
10 13 (21.31%) SOAP
11 11 (18.03%) XHTML
12 10 (16.39%) XSLT
13 9 (14.75%) .NET Framework
13 9 (14.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 8 (13.11%) ASP.NET MVC
14 8 (13.11%) Backbone.js
15 7 (11.48%) Dojo
15 7 (11.48%) WCF
16 6 (9.84%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.84%) Web 2.0
2 4 (6.56%) RIA
3 3 (4.92%) W3C
4 2 (3.28%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.28%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.64%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.11%) Linux
2 6 (9.84%) UNIX
2 6 (9.84%) Solaris
3 4 (6.56%) Windows
3 4 (6.56%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (32.79%) OO
2 18 (29.51%) E-Commerce
2 18 (29.51%) Web Development
3 16 (26.23%) MVC
4 10 (16.39%) SEO
5 9 (14.75%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (11.48%) Scrum
7 6 (9.84%) Content Management
8 5 (8.20%) TDD
8 5 (8.20%) Memory Management
9 4 (6.56%) Progressive Enhancement
10 3 (4.92%) CRM
10 3 (4.92%) B2B
10 3 (4.92%) Software Engineering
10 3 (4.92%) Responsive Web Design
10 3 (4.92%) Unit Testing
11 2 (3.28%) Mobile Application Development
11 2 (3.28%) Usability Testing
11 2 (3.28%) MVVM
11 2 (3.28%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 56 (91.80%) JavaScript
2 20 (32.79%) C#
3 17 (27.87%) SQL
4 15 (24.59%) PHP
5 7 (11.48%) Java
6 6 (9.84%) XPath
7 4 (6.56%) T-SQL
8 3 (4.92%) VB.NET
9 2 (3.28%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.64%) VB
10 1 (1.64%) VB6
10 1 (1.64%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (13.11%) Degree
2 4 (6.56%) Sun Certification
3 1 (1.64%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.64%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (1.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.48%) QA
2 2 (3.28%) Section 508
System Software
1 2 (3.28%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (13.11%) Oracle
2 5 (8.20%) Interwoven
2 5 (8.20%) Yahoo!
2 5 (8.20%) Zend
3 4 (6.56%) IBM
3 4 (6.56%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.56%) Sun
4 3 (4.92%) Apple
5 2 (3.28%) Twitter
6 1 (1.64%) Stellent
6 1 (1.64%) ATG
6 1 (1.64%) Google
6 1 (1.64%) Omniture
6 1 (1.64%) Endeca
6 1 (1.64%) hybris
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
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