The table below looks at the statistics for jQuery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent 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 2015 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
jQuery
Rank 34 29 36
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +7
Contract jobs citing jQuery 2 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.83% 2.02% 2.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.22% 5.88% 8.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 6
Average daily rate
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£320 £274 £292
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.89% -6.16%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £305
% change year-on-year
- +6.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -8.57%
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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 Kent region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
90 68 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 37.34% 34.34% 30.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 35 43
Average daily rate £325 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £505 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £38.81 - £12.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

jQuery
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

jQuery Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

jQuery
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

jQuery Daily Rate Trend in Kent

jQuery
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

jQuery Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

jQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 25 (96.15%) JavaScript
2 20 (76.92%) CSS
3 17 (65.38%) HTML
4 13 (50.00%) C#
5 11 (42.31%) SQL Server
5 11 (42.31%) MVC
6 9 (34.62%) ASP.NET
6 9 (34.62%) .NET
6 9 (34.62%) HTML5
7 8 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (30.77%) PHP
8 7 (26.92%) Oracle
8 7 (26.92%) Web Services
9 6 (23.08%) Marketing
9 6 (23.08%) Node.js
9 6 (23.08%) Social Media
9 6 (23.08%) XML
9 6 (23.08%) SQL
9 6 (23.08%) Advertising
9 6 (23.08%) Laravel
9 6 (23.08%) Oracle Database
10 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
10 5 (19.23%) Visual Studio
10 5 (19.23%) Sitecore
11 4 (15.38%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM
11 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (15.38%) CRM

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 6 (23.08%) Node.js
2 4 (15.38%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (15.38%) SharePoint
3 2 (7.69%) CMS
4 1 (3.85%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (3.85%) ExpressionEngine
Business Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.85%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Intranet
1 1 (3.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (42.31%) SQL Server
2 6 (23.08%) Oracle Database
3 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (7.69%) MySQL
4 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (19.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (23.08%) Marketing
1 6 (23.08%) Advertising
2 1 (3.85%) Publishing
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Investment Banking
2 1 (3.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (96.15%) Developer
2 9 (34.62%) .NET Developer
2 9 (34.62%) ASP.NET Developer
3 8 (30.77%) C# .NET Developer
3 8 (30.77%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 8 (30.77%) C# Developer
4 7 (26.92%) PHP Developer
5 6 (23.08%) Full Stack Developer
6 4 (15.38%) SharePoint Developer
6 4 (15.38%) Sitecore Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (76.92%) CSS
2 17 (65.38%) HTML
3 9 (34.62%) ASP.NET
3 9 (34.62%) .NET
3 9 (34.62%) HTML5
4 7 (26.92%) Web Services
5 6 (23.08%) XML
5 6 (23.08%) Laravel
6 4 (15.38%) CSS3
7 3 (11.54%) AngularJS
8 2 (7.69%) Ajax
8 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (3.85%) PrimeFaces
9 1 (3.85%) Ionic Framework
9 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 1 (3.85%) PhoneGap
9 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 1 (3.85%) Razor View Engine
9 1 (3.85%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Social Media
2 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.85%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) MVC
2 4 (15.38%) CRM
2 4 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (7.69%) Scrum
4 2 (7.69%) Unit Testing
4 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce
4 2 (7.69%) OO
5 1 (3.85%) OO PHP
5 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.85%) ERP
5 1 (3.85%) OOD
5 1 (3.85%) Project Management
5 1 (3.85%) Web Development
5 1 (3.85%) Web Design
5 1 (3.85%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 25 (96.15%) JavaScript
2 13 (50.00%) C#
3 8 (30.77%) PHP
4 6 (23.08%) SQL
5 1 (3.85%) Java
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Oracle
2 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
2 5 (19.23%) Sitecore