The table below looks at the statistics 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 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
jQuery
Rank 23 22 16
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Contract jobs citing jQuery 83 77 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 5.93% 6.97% 7.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.25% 21.45% 20.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 52 53
Average daily rate
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£309 £350 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.78% +18.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £400 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £310
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £32.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £32.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +3.17%
jQuery
North West

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 Manchester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
373 359 374
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 26.66% 32.52% 36.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 263 216 225
Average daily rate £325 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £259 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 1
Average hourly rate - £32.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.25 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -7.14%

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 January 2015.

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 January 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Altrincham - - - - 8
Ashton-under-Lyne - - - -
Bolton - - - - 4
Bury - - - - 1
Cheadle - - - - 2
Oldham - - - - 1
Rochdale - - - - 1
Sale - - - -
Stockport - - - - 10
Wigan - - - - 5
jQuery
North West

jQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 (85.64%) JavaScript
2 134 (74.03%) HTML
3 130 (71.82%) CSS
4 79 (43.65%) C#
5 78 (43.09%) .NET
6 68 (37.57%) MVC
7 66 (36.46%) ASP.NET
8 57 (31.49%) SQL Server
9 54 (29.83%) Agile Software Development
10 48 (26.52%) XML
10 48 (26.52%) HTML5
11 47 (25.97%) Web Services
12 46 (25.41%) ASP.NET MVC
13 44 (24.31%) CSS3
13 44 (24.31%) PHP
13 44 (24.31%) Ajax
14 42 (23.20%) SQL
15 36 (19.89%) XSLT
15 36 (19.89%) OO
15 36 (19.89%) TDD
16 28 (15.47%) Microsoft
16 28 (15.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 27 (14.92%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 27 (14.92%) Visual Studio
18 26 (14.36%) CMS
18 26 (14.36%) Subversion
18 26 (14.36%) Open Source
18 26 (14.36%) Git (software)
18 26 (14.36%) .NET Framework
19 23 (12.71%) Scrum

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 26 (14.36%) CMS
2 16 (8.84%) SharePoint
3 11 (6.08%) SharePoint 2013
3 11 (6.08%) Apache
4 10 (5.52%) Drupal
5 7 (3.87%) Orchard CMS
6 5 (2.76%) Apache Solr
6 5 (2.76%) Node.js
6 5 (2.76%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (2.76%) Apache Spark
7 4 (2.21%) WordPress
8 3 (1.66%) Sitecore CMS
8 3 (1.66%) IIS
9 1 (0.55%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.55%) ExpressionEngine
9 1 (0.55%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 16 (8.84%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.97%) Mingle
3 5 (2.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (1.10%) Photoshop
4 2 (1.10%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (3.87%) Magento
2 1 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.10%) Intranet
1 2 (1.10%) Internet
2 1 (0.55%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (31.49%) SQL Server
2 21 (11.60%) MySQL
3 17 (9.39%) Oracle Database
3 17 (9.39%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (8.29%) RavenDB
5 10 (5.52%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (2.21%) Big Data
7 3 (1.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.10%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.55%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 27 (14.92%) Visual Studio
2 26 (14.36%) Subversion
2 26 (14.36%) Git (software)
3 8 (4.42%) Axure RP
4 6 (3.31%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (2.76%) Behat
5 5 (2.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 3 (1.66%) Selenium
7 2 (1.10%) NUnit
7 2 (1.10%) Grunt
8 1 (0.55%) Moq
8 1 (0.55%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.55%) JIRA
8 1 (0.55%) ReSharper
8 1 (0.55%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.55%) Trac
8 1 (0.55%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.55%) QUnit
8 1 (0.55%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.55%) MSTest
General
1 6 (3.31%) Finance
2 3 (1.66%) Games
2 3 (1.66%) Marketing
3 2 (1.10%) Publishing
3 2 (1.10%) Retail
4 1 (0.55%) German Language
4 1 (0.55%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.55%) Electronics
4 1 (0.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 166 (91.71%) Developer
2 33 (18.23%) .NET Developer
3 28 (15.47%) C# Developer
4 26 (14.36%) Web Developer
5 25 (13.81%) PHP Developer
6 21 (11.60%) Front-End Developer
7 19 (10.50%) Senior Developer
8 15 (8.29%) C# .NET Developer
9 14 (7.73%) SharePoint Developer
9 14 (7.73%) ASP.NET Developer
10 12 (6.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 11 (6.08%) Front-End Web Developer
12 9 (4.97%) Java Developer
13 8 (4.42%) Senior C# Developer
13 8 (4.42%) iOS Developer
13 8 (4.42%) UI Programmer
13 8 (4.42%) UI Developer
14 6 (3.31%) Drupal Developer
15 5 (2.76%) Agile .NET Developer
15 5 (2.76%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 134 (74.03%) HTML
2 130 (71.82%) CSS
3 78 (43.09%) .NET
4 66 (36.46%) ASP.NET
5 48 (26.52%) XML
5 48 (26.52%) HTML5
6 47 (25.97%) Web Services
7 46 (25.41%) ASP.NET MVC
8 44 (24.31%) CSS3
8 44 (24.31%) Ajax
9 36 (19.89%) XSLT
10 28 (15.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 27 (14.92%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 26 (14.36%) .NET Framework
13 23 (12.71%) XHTML
14 18 (9.94%) LAMP
15 17 (9.39%) REST
16 16 (8.84%) RabbitMQ
17 15 (8.29%) XSD
18 14 (7.73%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 26 (14.36%) Open Source
2 17 (9.39%) NHS
3 15 (8.29%) Derivative
3 15 (8.29%) Computer Science
4 11 (6.08%) Mobile App
5 10 (5.52%) User Experience
6 8 (4.42%) Management Information System
7 7 (3.87%) Web 2.0
8 6 (3.31%) N-Tier
9 4 (2.21%) IPTV
10 3 (1.66%) Embedded Systems
10 3 (1.66%) Arduino
11 2 (1.10%) Freedom of Information
11 2 (1.10%) Data Protection Act
11 2 (1.10%) Freedom of Information Act
11 2 (1.10%) Social Media
12 1 (0.55%) Semantic Web
12 1 (0.55%) Informatics
12 1 (0.55%) Linked Data
12 1 (0.55%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 18 (9.94%) Linux
2 17 (9.39%) Apple iOS
3 11 (6.08%) Android
4 8 (4.42%) Windows
5 6 (3.31%) Windows Phone
6 2 (1.10%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (37.57%) MVC
2 54 (29.83%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (19.89%) OO
3 36 (19.89%) TDD
4 23 (12.71%) Scrum
5 21 (11.60%) Web Development
6 18 (9.94%) Mentoring
7 14 (7.73%) BDD
7 14 (7.73%) Web Design
8 13 (7.18%) E-Commerce
8 13 (7.18%) SOA
8 13 (7.18%) iOS Development
9 12 (6.63%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (6.08%) Technical Architecture
11 9 (4.97%) OOP
12 8 (4.42%) Responsive Web Design
13 7 (3.87%) Unit Testing
13 7 (3.87%) Content Management
13 7 (3.87%) Software Engineering
13 7 (3.87%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 155 (85.64%) JavaScript
2 79 (43.65%) C#
3 44 (24.31%) PHP
4 42 (23.20%) SQL
5 23 (12.71%) T-SQL
5 23 (12.71%) XPath
6 17 (9.39%) Java
7 8 (4.42%) Ruby
8 4 (2.21%) C++
8 4 (2.21%) C
9 3 (1.66%) PowerShell
9 3 (1.66%) PHP5
10 1 (0.55%) SPARQL
10 1 (0.55%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.55%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (8.29%) Degree
2 3 (1.66%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 28 (15.47%) Microsoft
2 20 (11.05%) Oracle
3 15 (8.29%) Red Hat
4 6 (3.31%) Adobe
5 5 (2.76%) Zend
6 3 (1.66%) Sitecore
6 3 (1.66%) Atmel
6 3 (1.66%) Twitter
6 3 (1.66%) Google
7 2 (1.10%) Facebook
8 1 (0.55%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.55%) Telerik
8 1 (0.55%) SAP
8 1 (0.55%) HP
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