The table below looks at the statistics for jQuery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited jQuery over the 3 months to 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
jQuery
Rank 23 4 12
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +8
Contract jobs citing jQuery 9 25 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 5.45% 17.48% 11.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.54% 60.98% 34.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 15 12
Average daily rate £281 £275 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £197 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £346 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Average hourly rate - - £31.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.00 £26.85 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+75.07% -17.40%
jQuery
Leicestershire

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 Leicester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leicester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
78 41 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 47.27% 28.67% 34.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 25 28
Average daily rate £300 £275 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £350 £315
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 8
Average hourly rate £38.50 - £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 - £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 - £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

jQuery
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

jQuery Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

jQuery
Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

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

jQuery Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

jQuery
Daily Rate Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing jQuery across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

jQuery Daily Rate Histogram in Leicester

jQuery
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

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

jQuery Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

jQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester 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 16 (80.00%) HTML
1 16 (80.00%) CSS
2 14 (70.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (60.00%) C#
4 11 (55.00%) .NET
5 8 (40.00%) MVC
5 8 (40.00%) HTML5
5 8 (40.00%) CSS3
6 6 (30.00%) SQL
6 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
6 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (25.00%) WCF
7 5 (25.00%) PHP
7 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 4 (20.00%) AngularJS
8 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET
8 4 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (20.00%) TDD
9 3 (15.00%) MySQL
9 3 (15.00%) Front End Development
10 2 (10.00%) JSON
10 2 (10.00%) User Experience
10 2 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (10.00%) Umbraco
10 2 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
10 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (10.00%) T-SQL
10 2 (10.00%) Photoshop
10 2 (10.00%) IIS
10 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester 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 2 (10.00%) IIS
1 2 (10.00%) Umbraco
2 1 (5.00%) CMS
2 1 (5.00%) Drupal
2 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.00%) MySQL
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (5.00%) GIS
4 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.00%) Subversion
2 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (10.00%) Marketing
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (90.00%) Developer
2 8 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 6 (30.00%) C# Developer
4 5 (25.00%) Web Developer
5 4 (20.00%) SQL Developer
6 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (15.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (15.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (15.00%) C# WCF Developer
6 3 (15.00%) WCF Developer
7 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 2 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (10.00%) PHP Developer
7 2 (10.00%) PHP Web Developer
7 2 (10.00%) UI Developer
7 2 (10.00%) Umbraco Developer
8 1 (5.00%) C# Web Developer
8 1 (5.00%) Java Architect
8 1 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
8 1 (5.00%) WebSphere Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (80.00%) CSS
1 16 (80.00%) HTML
2 11 (55.00%) .NET
3 8 (40.00%) CSS3
3 8 (40.00%) HTML5
4 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 5 (25.00%) WCF
5 4 (20.00%) AngularJS
5 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET
6 2 (10.00%) JSON
6 2 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC 2
7 1 (5.00%) Backbone.js
7 1 (5.00%) Entity Framework
7 1 (5.00%) JPA
7 1 (5.00%) JSP
7 1 (5.00%) RESTful
7 1 (5.00%) Sass
7 1 (5.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) User Experience
2 1 (5.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (5.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) MVC
2 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (20.00%) TDD
4 3 (15.00%) Front End Development
5 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (10.00%) Web Development
6 1 (5.00%) Email Marketing
6 1 (5.00%) Information Architecture
6 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.00%) Multivariate Testing
6 1 (5.00%) MVVM
6 1 (5.00%) Online Marketing
6 1 (5.00%) Open Source
6 1 (5.00%) Scrum
6 1 (5.00%) SDLC
6 1 (5.00%) SEO
6 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (60.00%) C#
3 6 (30.00%) SQL
4 5 (25.00%) PHP
5 2 (10.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (5.00%) Java
6 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Adobe
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle
1 1 (5.00%) SAP