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 27 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
jQuery
Rank 17 21 13
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -8
Contract jobs citing jQuery 6 13 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 3.92% 6.99% 7.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.00% 19.40% 22.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 1
Average daily rate
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£280 £265 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.66% -8.62%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £27.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.26% -22.14%
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
50 67 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 32.68% 36.02% 31.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 33 18
Average daily rate £300 £270 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -6.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £300 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 15 3
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -

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 27 May 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 26 (92.86%) JavaScript
2 24 (85.71%) CSS
3 23 (82.14%) HTML
4 15 (53.57%) C#
5 14 (50.00%) .NET
6 11 (39.29%) ASP.NET
6 11 (39.29%) HTML5
7 10 (35.71%) Ajax
8 9 (32.14%) XML
8 9 (32.14%) CSS3
9 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
10 7 (25.00%) Java
10 7 (25.00%) Web Services
11 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
11 6 (21.43%) MVC
11 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 5 (17.86%) Entity Framework
12 5 (17.86%) .NET Framework
12 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (17.86%) PHP
12 5 (17.86%) SQL
13 4 (14.29%) XHTML
13 4 (14.29%) JSP
13 4 (14.29%) Windows
13 4 (14.29%) JSON
13 4 (14.29%) E-Commerce
13 4 (14.29%) LINQ
13 4 (14.29%) Liferay
13 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
13 4 (14.29%) Waterfall

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 4 (14.29%) Liferay
2 3 (10.71%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 3 (10.71%) Tomcat
3 2 (7.14%) IIS
3 2 (7.14%) Drupal
3 2 (7.14%) WordPress
4 1 (3.57%) Apache
4 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.14%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (7.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (7.14%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Intranet
1 1 (3.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.71%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (10.71%) MySQL
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (7.14%) MSTest
2 2 (7.14%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (7.14%) NUnit
2 2 (7.14%) Subversion
2 2 (7.14%) Maven
General
1 3 (10.71%) Marketing
2 2 (7.14%) Retail
3 1 (3.57%) Back Office
3 1 (3.57%) Finance
3 1 (3.57%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.57%) Military
Job Titles
1 26 (92.86%) Developer
2 12 (42.86%) .NET Developer
2 12 (42.86%) C# Developer
3 11 (39.29%) C# .NET Developer
4 8 (28.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (17.86%) Web Developer
7 4 (14.29%) Java Developer
8 2 (7.14%) Web Designer
8 2 (7.14%) Designer
9 1 (3.57%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 1 (3.57%) Full Stack Developer
9 1 (3.57%) Front-End Developer
9 1 (3.57%) Front-End Web Developer
9 1 (3.57%) VB.NET Developer
9 1 (3.57%) Software Developer
9 1 (3.57%) Senior Developer
9 1 (3.57%) Senior Software Developer
9 1 (3.57%) PHP Developer
9 1 (3.57%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (85.71%) CSS
2 23 (82.14%) HTML
3 14 (50.00%) .NET
4 11 (39.29%) ASP.NET
4 11 (39.29%) HTML5
5 10 (35.71%) Ajax
6 9 (32.14%) XML
6 9 (32.14%) CSS3
7 7 (25.00%) Web Services
8 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 5 (17.86%) Entity Framework
9 5 (17.86%) .NET Framework
10 4 (14.29%) JSON
10 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (14.29%) LINQ
10 4 (14.29%) XHTML
10 4 (14.29%) JSP
11 3 (10.71%) JSTL
11 3 (10.71%) WCF
12 2 (7.14%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Mathematics
1 2 (7.14%) Psychology
2 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (3.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) MVC
2 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 4 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 2 (7.14%) Web Application Development
4 2 (7.14%) Content Management
4 2 (7.14%) Web Development
4 2 (7.14%) Open Source
4 2 (7.14%) SEO
4 2 (7.14%) Migration
4 2 (7.14%) Web Design
5 1 (3.57%) OO
Programming Languages
1 26 (92.86%) JavaScript
2 15 (53.57%) C#
3 7 (25.00%) Java
4 5 (17.86%) PHP
4 5 (17.86%) SQL
5 1 (3.57%) VB
5 1 (3.57%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.71%) Adobe
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle
3 1 (3.57%) Facebook