The table below looks at the statistics for jQuery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Home Counties region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited jQuery over the 3 months to 1 May 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
jQuery
Rank - 2 -
Contract jobs citing jQuery 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Home Counties - 10.00% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 50.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £225 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £32.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+16.92% +1.56%
jQuery
South East

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 Home Counties region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Home Counties
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
4 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Home Counties 22.22% 20.00% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
Average daily rate £525 £225 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+133.33% -50.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

jQuery
Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

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

jQuery Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

jQuery
Daily Rate Trend in the Home Counties

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

jQuery Daily Rate Trend in the Home Counties