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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
jQuery
Rank 3 9 24
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +15
Contract jobs citing jQuery 26 20 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 18.84% 13.89% 3.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 60.47% 42.55% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 13 3
Average daily rate
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£275 £235 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.02% -6.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £315 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.93% +1.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £32.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +3.17%
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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
43 47 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 31.16% 32.64% 42.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 25 18
Average daily rate £275 £235 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.02% -20.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £235 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £308 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 20
Average hourly rate - £27.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -23.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 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 34 (94.44%) JavaScript
1 34 (94.44%) HTML
2 33 (91.67%) CSS
3 18 (50.00%) HTML5
4 17 (47.22%) .NET
4 17 (47.22%) C#
5 15 (41.67%) ASP.NET
6 14 (38.89%) PHP
7 12 (33.33%) Ajax
8 10 (27.78%) MySQL
8 10 (27.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 9 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 9 (25.00%) WordPress
9 9 (25.00%) Photoshop
9 9 (25.00%) Adobe
9 9 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
10 8 (22.22%) Content Management
10 8 (22.22%) E-Commerce
10 8 (22.22%) XML
10 8 (22.22%) Drupal
10 8 (22.22%) CSS3
11 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
12 6 (16.67%) Java
12 6 (16.67%) SQL
12 6 (16.67%) Web Design
13 5 (13.89%) JSON
13 5 (13.89%) Mathematics
14 4 (11.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 4 (11.11%) Web Application Development
14 4 (11.11%) Liferay

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 9 (25.00%) WordPress
2 8 (22.22%) Drupal
3 4 (11.11%) Liferay
3 4 (11.11%) IIS
4 3 (8.33%) Tomcat
5 2 (5.56%) Adobe CQ
6 1 (2.78%) Apache
6 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 9 (25.00%) Photoshop
1 9 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) Intranet
1 1 (2.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.78%) MySQL
2 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
3 3 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (5.56%) Subversion
2 2 (5.56%) Maven
2 2 (5.56%) MSTest
General
1 2 (5.56%) Marketing
2 1 (2.78%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.78%) Back Office
2 1 (2.78%) Military
Job Titles
1 32 (88.89%) Developer
2 13 (36.11%) C# Developer
3 12 (33.33%) .NET Developer
4 10 (27.78%) Web Developer
4 10 (27.78%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (22.22%) ASP.NET Developer
5 8 (22.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (16.67%) PHP Developer
6 6 (16.67%) PHP Web Developer
7 5 (13.89%) MySQL Developer
7 5 (13.89%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 4 (11.11%) Java Developer
9 2 (5.56%) Web Designer
9 2 (5.56%) Designer
10 1 (2.78%) Front-End Developer
10 1 (2.78%) Front-End Web Developer
10 1 (2.78%) Software Developer
10 1 (2.78%) Senior Developer
10 1 (2.78%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (94.44%) HTML
2 33 (91.67%) CSS
3 18 (50.00%) HTML5
4 17 (47.22%) .NET
5 15 (41.67%) ASP.NET
6 12 (33.33%) Ajax
7 10 (27.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 8 (22.22%) XML
8 8 (22.22%) CSS3
9 5 (13.89%) JSON
10 4 (11.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (11.11%) .NET Framework
10 4 (11.11%) SVG
10 4 (11.11%) XHTML
10 4 (11.11%) JSP
11 3 (8.33%) Web Services
11 3 (8.33%) LINQ
11 3 (8.33%) JSTL
12 2 (5.56%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Mathematics
2 4 (11.11%) Psychology
3 2 (5.56%) Open Source
4 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.56%) Windows
2 1 (2.78%) Android
2 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.78%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.22%) Content Management
1 8 (22.22%) E-Commerce
2 6 (16.67%) Web Design
3 4 (11.11%) Web Application Development
3 4 (11.11%) SEO
4 3 (8.33%) MVC
4 3 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.56%) Migration
5 2 (5.56%) Waterfall
6 1 (2.78%) Android Development
6 1 (2.78%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 34 (94.44%) JavaScript
2 17 (47.22%) C#
3 14 (38.89%) PHP
4 6 (16.67%) Java
4 6 (16.67%) SQL
5 2 (5.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (25.00%) Adobe
2 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (2.78%) Twitter