The first table below looks at the demand for jQuery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited jQuery over the 3 months to 18 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 Lancashire 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
jQuery
Rank 33 19 29
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +10
Contract jobs citing jQuery 16 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 3.81% 3.83% 1.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.75% 15.09% 5.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 2
Average daily rate £363 £275 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.81% -32.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £235 £341
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £380 £469
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £14.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.25 £35.00 £19.25
% change year-on-year
-7.85% +81.81%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
81 53 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 19.29% 25.36% 28.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 32 58
Average daily rate £375 £315 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% -3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 5
Average hourly rate £21.00 £32.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.38% +62.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
jQuery
North West

jQuery
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

jQuery Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

jQuery
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

jQuery Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

jQuery
Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing jQuery across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

jQuery Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

jQuery
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

jQuery Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

jQuery
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing jQuery within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 18 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
Preston -4 9 £375 - 1
Burnley - 8 £363 -
Blackburn +3 6 £300 -
Blackpool - - - -
Skelmersdale - - - -
Chorley - - - -
Colne - - - -
Lancaster - - - -
Newton-le-Willows - - - -
Ormskirk - - - -
Barnoldswick - - - -
jQuery
North West

jQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 27 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 19 (63.33%) HTML
2 19 (63.33%) .NET
3 17 (56.67%) C#
3 17 (56.67%) CSS
4 14 (46.67%) SQL Server
5 13 (43.33%) Java
5 13 (43.33%) HTML5
6 12 (40.00%) CSS3
6 12 (40.00%) XML
6 12 (40.00%) MVC
7 11 (36.67%) ASP.NET
7 11 (36.67%) Ajax
8 9 (30.00%) VB
8 9 (30.00%) J2EE
8 9 (30.00%) Hibernate
8 9 (30.00%) Spring
9 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (26.67%) Scrum
9 8 (26.67%) Scala
10 7 (23.33%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (23.33%) TDD
10 7 (23.33%) MySQL
10 7 (23.33%) Oracle
10 7 (23.33%) WebLogic
10 7 (23.33%) Struts
10 7 (23.33%) JBoss
10 7 (23.33%) Finance
10 7 (23.33%) Tomcat
11 6 (20.00%) Microsoft

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 (23.33%) WebLogic
1 7 (23.33%) Tomcat
2 6 (20.00%) MQSeries
2 6 (20.00%) CMS
2 6 (20.00%) Escenic
2 6 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (20.00%) Adobe CQ
3 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Photoshop
1 1 (3.33%) InDesign
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (23.33%) MySQL
3 6 (20.00%) Hadoop
3 6 (20.00%) Big Data
4 3 (10.00%) MongoDB
5 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Subversion
2 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.67%) T4 Templates
3 1 (3.33%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (3.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (3.33%) Axure RP
3 1 (3.33%) JIRA
3 1 (3.33%) Maven
General
1 7 (23.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (90.00%) Developer
2 11 (36.67%) Java Developer
3 10 (33.33%) .NET Developer
4 7 (23.33%) Senior Java Developer
4 7 (23.33%) Senior Developer
5 6 (20.00%) Programmer
5 6 (20.00%) Analyst
5 6 (20.00%) Web Developer
5 6 (20.00%) Developer Analyst
5 6 (20.00%) Senior Programmer
5 6 (20.00%) Senior Java Programmer
5 6 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (20.00%) Java Programmer
6 4 (13.33%) Designer
7 3 (10.00%) Front-End Developer
7 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Front-End Web Developer
8 2 (6.67%) User Experience Designer
8 2 (6.67%) UI Developer
8 2 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (63.33%) HTML
1 19 (63.33%) .NET
2 17 (56.67%) CSS
3 13 (43.33%) HTML5
4 12 (40.00%) CSS3
4 12 (40.00%) XML
5 11 (36.67%) ASP.NET
5 11 (36.67%) Ajax
6 9 (30.00%) J2EE
6 9 (30.00%) Hibernate
6 9 (30.00%) Spring
7 7 (23.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (23.33%) Struts
8 6 (20.00%) Java RMI
8 6 (20.00%) LAMP
8 6 (20.00%) EJB
8 6 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
8 6 (20.00%) JSF
9 4 (13.33%) JSON
9 4 (13.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (3.33%) Digital Media
1 1 (3.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) MVC
2 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (26.67%) Scrum
3 7 (23.33%) TDD
4 6 (20.00%) OOD
4 6 (20.00%) RUP
4 6 (20.00%) UML
4 6 (20.00%) OOP
4 6 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
4 6 (20.00%) BDD
5 4 (13.33%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (10.00%) Web Design
7 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce
8 1 (3.33%) Mobile Commerce
8 1 (3.33%) Process Management
8 1 (3.33%) SEO
8 1 (3.33%) Migration
8 1 (3.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 17 (56.67%) C#
3 13 (43.33%) Java
4 9 (30.00%) VB
5 8 (26.67%) Scala
6 4 (13.33%) VB.NET
6 4 (13.33%) SQL
7 3 (10.00%) VB6
8 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
8 2 (6.67%) VBScript
8 2 (6.67%) PHP
9 1 (3.33%) Python
9 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Oracle
1 7 (23.33%) JBoss
2 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.67%) Adobe
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