The first table below looks at the demand for jQuery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited jQuery over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Manchester region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
jQuery
Rank 15 31 47
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +16
Contract jobs citing jQuery 103 51 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 7.27% 5.23% 3.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.56% 17.53% 10.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 33 31
Average daily rate £325 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £228 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £350 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £305 £310
% change year-on-year
+6.55% -1.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £20.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £35.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +84.21%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
403 291 413
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 28.46% 29.85% 30.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 256 151 259
Average daily rate £325 £290 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.06% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 19 17
Average hourly rate £135.00 £31.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+328.57% +80.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
jQuery
North West

jQuery
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing jQuery across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

jQuery Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

jQuery
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

jQuery Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

jQuery
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing jQuery across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

jQuery Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

jQuery
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing jQuery across the Manchester region.

jQuery Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

jQuery
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing jQuery within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bolton -1 5 - - 3
Stockport -6 1 - - 2
Rochdale - 1 £350 -
Salford - - - - 1
Altrincham - - - - 1
Ashton-under-Lyne - - - - 2
Bury - - - - 1
Cheadle - - - -
Oldham - - - -
Wigan - - - - 1
jQuery
North West

jQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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.

1 155 (86.59%) JavaScript
2 140 (78.21%) HTML
3 139 (77.65%) CSS
4 97 (54.19%) .NET
5 79 (44.13%) C#
6 74 (41.34%) MVC
7 71 (39.66%) HTML5
8 63 (35.20%) CSS3
9 56 (31.28%) ASP.NET
9 56 (31.28%) SQL Server
10 52 (29.05%) Ajax
11 44 (24.58%) XML
12 43 (24.02%) Web Services
13 38 (21.23%) SQL
14 34 (18.99%) ASP.NET MVC
15 32 (17.88%) Java
15 32 (17.88%) Scrum
16 29 (16.20%) Spring
16 29 (16.20%) WCF
17 28 (15.64%) TDD
18 27 (15.08%) Degree
19 25 (13.97%) Web Development
19 25 (13.97%) MySQL
20 24 (13.41%) J2EE
20 24 (13.41%) Sass
21 23 (12.85%) OOP
21 23 (12.85%) Microsoft
22 22 (12.29%) SOAP
23 21 (11.73%) PHP
23 21 (11.73%) CMS

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 21 (11.73%) CMS
2 15 (8.38%) SharePoint
3 10 (5.59%) SharePoint 2010
4 9 (5.03%) Tomcat
4 9 (5.03%) Adobe CQ
5 8 (4.47%) WordPress
5 8 (4.47%) SharePoint Server
6 7 (3.91%) MQSeries
6 7 (3.91%) WebLogic
6 7 (3.91%) WebSphere
6 7 (3.91%) Sitecore CMS
6 7 (3.91%) Escenic
7 6 (3.35%) Apache
8 5 (2.79%) Node.js
9 4 (2.23%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (1.12%) Orchard CMS
10 2 (1.12%) Umbraco
10 2 (1.12%) Moodle
10 2 (1.12%) Drupal
11 1 (0.56%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (4.47%) Adobe Illustrator
2 6 (3.35%) MS Excel
3 5 (2.79%) Photoshop
4 4 (2.23%) InfoPath
5 3 (1.68%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.56%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.56%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 8 (4.47%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.35%) Intranet
2 2 (1.12%) Internet
3 1 (0.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (31.28%) SQL Server
2 25 (13.97%) MySQL
3 13 (7.26%) RavenDB
4 12 (6.70%) Relational Database
4 12 (6.70%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (3.91%) Hadoop
5 7 (3.91%) Big Data
6 5 (2.79%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (2.23%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.68%) SQLPlus
8 3 (1.68%) InterSystems Cache
8 3 (1.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.68%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.12%) Couchbase
10 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.56%) CouchDB
10 1 (0.56%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 20 (11.17%) Git (software)
2 18 (10.06%) Visual Studio
3 15 (8.38%) ReSharper
4 8 (4.47%) Subversion
5 7 (3.91%) NUnit
6 6 (3.35%) Axure RP
7 5 (2.79%) JUnit
7 5 (2.79%) Selenium
7 5 (2.79%) Moq
7 5 (2.79%) Mockito
7 5 (2.79%) SpecFlow
8 4 (2.23%) PHPUnit
9 3 (1.68%) Eclipse
9 3 (1.68%) JIRA
9 3 (1.68%) Mocha
9 3 (1.68%) QUnit
9 3 (1.68%) Jasmine
10 2 (1.12%) Grunt
10 2 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (1.12%) Mercurial
General
1 14 (7.82%) Finance
2 11 (6.15%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.23%) Marketing
4 2 (1.12%) Banking
4 2 (1.12%) Retail
4 2 (1.12%) Games
4 2 (1.12%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.56%) Advertising
5 1 (0.56%) Publishing
5 1 (0.56%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 174 (97.21%) Developer
2 50 (27.93%) .NET Developer
3 28 (15.64%) Web Developer
4 25 (13.97%) Front-End Developer
4 25 (13.97%) Java Developer
5 16 (8.94%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 14 (7.82%) UI Developer
7 12 (6.70%) Senior Developer
8 11 (6.15%) C# Developer
9 10 (5.59%) SharePoint Developer
9 10 (5.59%) ASP.NET Developer
10 9 (5.03%) UI Programmer
11 8 (4.47%) Front-End Web Developer
11 8 (4.47%) JavaScript Developer
11 8 (4.47%) Programmer
11 8 (4.47%) PHP Developer
11 8 (4.47%) Senior Java Developer
12 7 (3.91%) Senior Analyst
12 7 (3.91%) Developer Analyst
12 7 (3.91%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 140 (78.21%) HTML
2 139 (77.65%) CSS
3 97 (54.19%) .NET
4 71 (39.66%) HTML5
5 63 (35.20%) CSS3
6 56 (31.28%) ASP.NET
7 52 (29.05%) Ajax
8 44 (24.58%) XML
9 43 (24.02%) Web Services
10 34 (18.99%) ASP.NET MVC
11 29 (16.20%) Spring
11 29 (16.20%) WCF
12 24 (13.41%) J2EE
12 24 (13.41%) Sass
13 22 (12.29%) SOAP
14 20 (11.17%) XHTML
14 20 (11.17%) XSLT
14 20 (11.17%) .NET Framework
15 19 (10.61%) Struts
16 17 (9.50%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.82%) Open Source
2 13 (7.26%) Computer Science
3 11 (6.15%) NHS
3 11 (6.15%) Web 2.0
4 6 (3.35%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.23%) Inversion of Control
6 3 (1.68%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.68%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.12%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.12%) Online Banking
7 2 (1.12%) Online Gambling
7 2 (1.12%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.12%) Mobile Games
7 2 (1.12%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.12%) W3C
8 1 (0.56%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.56%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.56%) Derivative
8 1 (0.56%) Learning Management System
8 1 (0.56%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.47%) Windows
2 4 (2.23%) Fedora
3 1 (0.56%) Linux
3 1 (0.56%) CentOS
3 1 (0.56%) Android
3 1 (0.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (41.34%) MVC
2 32 (17.88%) Scrum
3 28 (15.64%) TDD
4 25 (13.97%) Web Development
5 23 (12.85%) OOP
6 20 (11.17%) E-Commerce
6 20 (11.17%) OO
7 17 (9.50%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (9.50%) Web Design
8 15 (8.38%) Responsive Web Design
9 13 (7.26%) Unit Testing
10 12 (6.70%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (6.70%) OOD
11 11 (6.15%) SOA
12 10 (5.59%) Web Application Development
12 10 (5.59%) Domain-Driven Design
13 9 (5.03%) UML
13 9 (5.03%) BDD
13 9 (5.03%) CQRS
14 7 (3.91%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 155 (86.59%) JavaScript
2 79 (44.13%) C#
3 38 (21.23%) SQL
4 32 (17.88%) Java
5 21 (11.73%) PHP
6 13 (7.26%) XPath
7 8 (4.47%) Scala
7 8 (4.47%) T-SQL
8 5 (2.79%) Ruby
9 3 (1.68%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.12%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.12%) PHP5
10 2 (1.12%) C++
11 1 (0.56%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.56%) Python
11 1 (0.56%) Perl
11 1 (0.56%) VBScript
11 1 (0.56%) VB
11 1 (0.56%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 27 (15.08%) Degree
2 3 (1.68%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.91%) QA
2 1 (0.56%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.56%) Plesk
Vendors
1 23 (12.85%) Microsoft
2 18 (10.06%) Adobe
3 12 (6.70%) Oracle
4 7 (3.91%) JBoss
4 7 (3.91%) Sitecore
5 6 (3.35%) Zend
6 4 (2.23%) Endeca
6 4 (2.23%) FatWire
7 3 (1.68%) Telerik
7 3 (1.68%) hybris
8 2 (1.12%) Twitter
8 2 (1.12%) Orchard
8 2 (1.12%) Sony
9 1 (0.56%) Red Hat
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