The table below looks at the statistics 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 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
jQuery
Rank 42 22 39
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +17
Contract jobs citing jQuery 11 13 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.58% 4.89% 1.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.09% 14.61% 5.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 4
Average daily rate
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£308 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £225 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £325 £310
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.28 £35.00 £29.25
% change year-on-year
-2.07% +19.65%
jQuery
North West

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 Lancashire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
91 89 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 21.36% 33.46% 31.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 40 79
Average daily rate £340 £300 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -15.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £235 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £325 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £33.34 £37.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.09% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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
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 September 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
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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
Lancaster -6 4 - -
Lytham St Annes - 1 £315 -
Morecambe - - - -
Newton-le-Willows - - - - 2
Ormskirk - - - -
Preston - - - - 8
Skelmersdale - - - -
Blackpool - - - -
Burnley - - - - 1
Chorley - - - - 1
jQuery
North West

jQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 20 (95.24%) JavaScript
2 18 (85.71%) HTML
2 18 (85.71%) CSS
3 14 (66.67%) HTML5
3 14 (66.67%) CSS3
4 12 (57.14%) .NET
5 10 (47.62%) C#
5 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (42.86%) OOP
6 9 (42.86%) MySQL
7 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
7 8 (38.10%) E-Commerce
8 7 (33.33%) Scrum
9 6 (28.57%) Hibernate
9 6 (28.57%) SEO
9 6 (28.57%) Finance
9 6 (28.57%) OOD
9 6 (28.57%) Oracle
9 6 (28.57%) WebLogic
9 6 (28.57%) J2EE
9 6 (28.57%) Java
9 6 (28.57%) JBoss
9 6 (28.57%) Tomcat
9 6 (28.57%) Struts
9 6 (28.57%) XML
9 6 (28.57%) Scala
9 6 (28.57%) User Experience
9 6 (28.57%) TDD
9 6 (28.57%) Spring
10 5 (23.81%) JSF

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 6 (28.57%) WebLogic
1 6 (28.57%) Tomcat
2 5 (23.81%) MQSeries
2 5 (23.81%) CMS
2 5 (23.81%) WebSphere
2 5 (23.81%) Escenic
2 5 (23.81%) Adobe CQ
3 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.76%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Photoshop
2 1 (4.76%) Fireworks
2 1 (4.76%) InDesign
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (42.86%) MySQL
2 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
3 5 (23.81%) Hadoop
3 5 (23.81%) Big Data
4 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.76%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Subversion
2 2 (9.52%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 2 (9.52%) Axure RP
2 2 (9.52%) Dreamweaver
General
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Marketing
3 3 (14.29%) Retail
4 1 (4.76%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 19 (90.48%) Developer
2 8 (38.10%) Front-End Developer
3 6 (28.57%) Analyst
3 6 (28.57%) Java Developer
4 5 (23.81%) Web Developer
4 5 (23.81%) Senior Developer
4 5 (23.81%) Programmer
4 5 (23.81%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (23.81%) Java Programmer
4 5 (23.81%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (23.81%) Developer Analyst
4 5 (23.81%) Senior Programmer
4 5 (23.81%) Senior Java Programmer
5 4 (19.05%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 4 (19.05%) MySQL Developer
5 4 (19.05%) PHP Developer
6 3 (14.29%) Front-End Web Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Designer
7 2 (9.52%) .NET Developer
8 1 (4.76%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (85.71%) HTML
1 18 (85.71%) CSS
2 14 (66.67%) HTML5
2 14 (66.67%) CSS3
3 12 (57.14%) .NET
4 6 (28.57%) J2EE
4 6 (28.57%) Struts
4 6 (28.57%) XML
4 6 (28.57%) Spring
4 6 (28.57%) Hibernate
5 5 (23.81%) Java RMI
5 5 (23.81%) LAMP
5 5 (23.81%) JSF
5 5 (23.81%) Ajax
5 5 (23.81%) Ruby on Rails
5 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET
5 5 (23.81%) EJB
6 4 (19.05%) Ext JS
6 4 (19.05%) Regular Expression
6 4 (19.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) User Experience
2 4 (19.05%) W3C
2 4 (19.05%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.76%) Social Media
3 1 (4.76%) Digital Media
3 1 (4.76%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Linux
2 2 (9.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (42.86%) OOP
3 8 (38.10%) E-Commerce
4 7 (33.33%) Scrum
5 6 (28.57%) SEO
5 6 (28.57%) TDD
5 6 (28.57%) OOD
6 5 (23.81%) OOA/OOD
6 5 (23.81%) UML
6 5 (23.81%) RUP
6 5 (23.81%) BDD
6 5 (23.81%) Mentoring
7 4 (19.05%) MVC
7 4 (19.05%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (14.29%) Web Design
9 2 (9.52%) Responsive Web Design
10 1 (4.76%) Graceful Degradation
10 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
10 1 (4.76%) Information Security
10 1 (4.76%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 20 (95.24%) JavaScript
2 10 (47.62%) C#
3 6 (28.57%) Java
3 6 (28.57%) Scala
4 5 (23.81%) SQL
5 4 (19.05%) PHP
6 2 (9.52%) VB
6 2 (9.52%) VB.NET
7 1 (4.76%) VB6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Oracle
1 6 (28.57%) JBoss
2 4 (19.05%) Sencha
3 3 (14.29%) Adobe
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft