The table below looks at the statistics for jQuery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited jQuery over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
jQuery
Rank 25 20 26
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Contract jobs citing jQuery 1 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 0.65% 4.00% 1.97%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.70% 23.08% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 4
Median daily rate £375 £519 £278
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.71% +86.93%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £35.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+7.80% +28.18%
jQuery
Bedfordshire

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 Luton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
27 26 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 17.53% 17.33% 17.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 24 30
Median daily rate £588 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £613 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-8.73% +8.00%

jQuery
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Luton region citing jQuery as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

jQuery Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

jQuery
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

jQuery Daily Rate Trend in Luton

jQuery
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing jQuery also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Luton region with a requirement for jQuery.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Sitecore
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Development

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Sitecore CMS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Sitecore