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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
jQuery
Rank 20 22 12
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Contract jobs citing jQuery 6 15 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 3.33% 7.35% 9.92%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.64% 17.44% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 4
Average daily rate
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£300 £265 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% -1.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £240 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £292 £308
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £305
% change year-on-year
- +6.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 4
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.60 £32.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-4.39% -8.57%
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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
44 86 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 24.44% 42.16% 34.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 41 19
Average daily rate £338 £290 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.37% +0.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £240 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £390 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 22 6
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -

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
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 24 April 2015, 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 29 (93.55%) JavaScript
2 27 (87.10%) CSS
3 26 (83.87%) HTML
4 14 (45.16%) C#
5 13 (41.94%) .NET
5 13 (41.94%) HTML5
6 11 (35.48%) Ajax
6 11 (35.48%) ASP.NET
7 10 (32.26%) PHP
8 8 (25.81%) XML
9 7 (22.58%) CSS3
9 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 7 (22.58%) Java
10 6 (19.35%) MySQL
10 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
10 6 (19.35%) Adobe
11 5 (16.13%) Adobe Illustrator
11 5 (16.13%) Content Management
11 5 (16.13%) E-Commerce
11 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
11 5 (16.13%) Web Services
11 5 (16.13%) Photoshop
11 5 (16.13%) SQL
11 5 (16.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 5 (16.13%) Entity Framework
11 5 (16.13%) .NET Framework
11 5 (16.13%) WordPress
12 4 (12.90%) LINQ
12 4 (12.90%) Drupal
12 4 (12.90%) Liferay

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 5 (16.13%) WordPress
2 4 (12.90%) Drupal
2 4 (12.90%) Liferay
3 3 (9.68%) Tomcat
3 3 (9.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (6.45%) IIS
5 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.23%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (16.13%) Photoshop
1 5 (16.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Intranet
1 1 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) MySQL
1 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.68%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.45%) MSTest
2 2 (6.45%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (6.45%) Maven
2 2 (6.45%) NUnit
2 2 (6.45%) Subversion
General
1 3 (9.68%) Marketing
2 2 (6.45%) Retail
3 1 (3.23%) Military
3 1 (3.23%) Finance
3 1 (3.23%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.23%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 27 (87.10%) Developer
2 12 (38.71%) C# Developer
3 11 (35.48%) .NET Developer
3 11 (35.48%) C# .NET Developer
4 8 (25.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (19.35%) Web Developer
6 4 (12.90%) Java Developer
7 3 (9.68%) PHP Developer
7 3 (9.68%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Designer
8 2 (6.45%) MySQL Developer
8 2 (6.45%) PHP Web Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Web Designer
9 1 (3.23%) VB.NET Developer
9 1 (3.23%) Senior Developer
9 1 (3.23%) Senior Software Developer
9 1 (3.23%) Software Developer
9 1 (3.23%) Front-End Developer
9 1 (3.23%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (87.10%) CSS
2 26 (83.87%) HTML
3 13 (41.94%) .NET
3 13 (41.94%) HTML5
4 11 (35.48%) Ajax
4 11 (35.48%) ASP.NET
5 8 (25.81%) XML
6 7 (22.58%) CSS3
6 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 5 (16.13%) Web Services
7 5 (16.13%) Entity Framework
7 5 (16.13%) .NET Framework
8 4 (12.90%) LINQ
8 4 (12.90%) XHTML
8 4 (12.90%) JSP
8 4 (12.90%) SVG
9 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (9.68%) JSON
9 3 (9.68%) JSTL
10 2 (6.45%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Mathematics
1 4 (12.90%) Psychology
2 2 (6.45%) Open Source
3 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.68%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.13%) Content Management
1 5 (16.13%) E-Commerce
2 4 (12.90%) Web Application Development
2 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (12.90%) Web Design
2 4 (12.90%) MVC
3 3 (9.68%) SEO
3 3 (9.68%) Waterfall
4 2 (6.45%) Migration
5 1 (3.23%) Web Development
5 1 (3.23%) OO
Programming Languages
1 29 (93.55%) JavaScript
2 14 (45.16%) C#
3 10 (32.26%) PHP
4 7 (22.58%) Java
5 5 (16.13%) SQL
6 1 (3.23%) VB
6 1 (3.23%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) Adobe
2 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
3 3 (9.68%) Oracle
4 1 (3.23%) Facebook
4 1 (3.23%) Twitter