The table below looks at the statistics for jQuery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited jQuery over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
jQuery
Rank 33 15 23
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +8
Contract jobs citing jQuery 3 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 1.42% 3.33% 0.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.26% 13.64% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Average daily rate
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£350 £275 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -18.51%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.28 £35.00 £29.25
% change year-on-year
-2.07% +19.65%
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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
57 22 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 27.01% 24.44% 18.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 13 15
Average daily rate £400 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £225 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

jQuery
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing jQuery across the Luton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) Web Services
2 6 (75.00%) OO
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (62.50%) Relational Database
3 5 (62.50%) Java
3 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
4 4 (50.00%) WebSphere
4 4 (50.00%) Web Development
4 4 (50.00%) Ajax
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (50.00%) Java EE
4 4 (50.00%) Migration
4 4 (50.00%) .NET
4 4 (50.00%) DB2
4 4 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (50.00%) JSP
4 4 (50.00%) JBoss
4 4 (50.00%) RAD
4 4 (50.00%) Eclipse
4 4 (50.00%) Struts
4 4 (50.00%) UNIX
4 4 (50.00%) JSF
4 4 (50.00%) MyEclipse
4 4 (50.00%) Analytics
4 4 (50.00%) ICEfaces
5 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
5 3 (37.50%) C#

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 4 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (25.00%) IIS
3 1 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (62.50%) Relational Database
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (50.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (50.00%) MyEclipse
2 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (12.50%) NUnit
2 1 (12.50%) MSTest
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Java Software Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) Web Services
2 4 (50.00%) Ajax
2 4 (50.00%) Java EE
2 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) JSP
2 4 (50.00%) Struts
2 4 (50.00%) JSF
2 4 (50.00%) ICEfaces
3 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 3 (37.50%) WCF
4 2 (25.00%) Silverlight
4 2 (25.00%) CSS
4 2 (25.00%) XSLT
4 2 (25.00%) XML
5 1 (12.50%) XSD
5 1 (12.50%) ADO
5 1 (12.50%) SOAP
5 1 (12.50%) HTML
5 1 (12.50%) LINQ
5 1 (12.50%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) OO
3 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
4 4 (50.00%) Web Development
4 4 (50.00%) Migration
4 4 (50.00%) RAD
4 4 (50.00%) Analytics
5 2 (25.00%) MVC
5 2 (25.00%) DSDM
6 1 (12.50%) UML
6 1 (12.50%) OOP
6 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (12.50%) RUP
6 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
6 1 (12.50%) Scrum
6 1 (12.50%) Use Case
6 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (12.50%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Java
1 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (12.50%) C++
4 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) JBoss
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft