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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
jQuery
Rank 20 25 27
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +2
Contract jobs citing jQuery 92 74 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 7.48% 6.50% 5.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.77% 20.61% 16.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 43 56
Average daily rate
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£325 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £370 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £324 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 2
Average hourly rate £28.75 £22.00 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.68% +20.54%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.75 £32.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +3.17%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
357 359 471
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 29.02% 31.55% 33.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 227 207 236
Average daily rate £325 £300 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 21
Average hourly rate £28.75 £22.00 £25.73
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.68% -14.49%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £34.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-1.44% +6.15%
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 30 July 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 30 July 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
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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
Bolton +2 2 £215 -8.51% 1
Stockport -7 2 £275 -26.66% 6
Salford -1 1 - - 1
Wigan - 1 £300 - 4
Bury - 1 £325 - 2
Cheadle - - - - 2
Sale - - - - 1
jQuery
North West

jQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 163 (84.90%) HTML
1 163 (84.90%) JavaScript
2 156 (81.25%) CSS
3 119 (61.98%) .NET
4 102 (53.13%) C#
5 81 (42.19%) MVC
6 70 (36.46%) HTML5
7 69 (35.94%) ASP.NET
8 53 (27.60%) SQL Server
9 42 (21.88%) SQL
10 41 (21.35%) ASP.NET MVC
10 41 (21.35%) CSS3
10 41 (21.35%) TDD
11 37 (19.27%) Web Services
12 33 (17.19%) .NET Framework
12 33 (17.19%) WCF
13 31 (16.15%) Ajax
13 31 (16.15%) Scrum
14 29 (15.10%) XML
15 26 (13.54%) SharePoint
16 24 (12.50%) Visual Studio
16 24 (12.50%) MySQL
16 24 (12.50%) Java
16 24 (12.50%) Web Development
17 23 (11.98%) Agile Software Development
17 23 (11.98%) OO
18 21 (10.94%) OOP
18 21 (10.94%) E-Commerce
18 21 (10.94%) Degree
18 21 (10.94%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 26 (13.54%) SharePoint
2 17 (8.85%) CMS
3 15 (7.81%) SharePoint 2010
4 8 (4.17%) WordPress
4 8 (4.17%) Apache
4 8 (4.17%) SharePoint 2013
5 7 (3.65%) Tomcat
5 7 (3.65%) Umbraco
6 5 (2.60%) Adobe CQ
6 5 (2.60%) WebLogic
6 5 (2.60%) MQSeries
6 5 (2.60%) WebSphere
6 5 (2.60%) Drupal
6 5 (2.60%) Escenic
7 3 (1.56%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (1.04%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (1.04%) Node.js
8 2 (1.04%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (5.73%) Adobe Illustrator
2 9 (4.69%) Photoshop
3 6 (3.13%) InfoPath
4 2 (1.04%) MS Excel
5 1 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (3.65%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.17%) Internet
2 1 (0.52%) ATM
2 1 (0.52%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (27.60%) SQL Server
2 24 (12.50%) MySQL
3 14 (7.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (5.21%) Relational Database
4 10 (5.21%) RavenDB
5 7 (3.65%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (2.60%) Big Data
6 5 (2.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (2.60%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (2.60%) Hadoop
7 4 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.56%) SQLPlus
8 3 (1.56%) InterSystems Cache
8 3 (1.56%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.04%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (1.04%) Couchbase
10 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.52%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.52%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 24 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 14 (7.29%) Git (software)
2 14 (7.29%) ReSharper
3 8 (4.17%) NUnit
4 6 (3.13%) SpecFlow
5 5 (2.60%) Moq
5 5 (2.60%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (2.08%) Mockito
6 4 (2.08%) Mercurial
6 4 (2.08%) Subversion
6 4 (2.08%) Selenium
6 4 (2.08%) JUnit
7 3 (1.56%) JIRA
7 3 (1.56%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.04%) Axure RP
8 2 (1.04%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.04%) Dreamweaver
9 1 (0.52%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.52%) Grunt
9 1 (0.52%) Ant
General
1 15 (7.81%) Finance
2 10 (5.21%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.13%) Games
4 4 (2.08%) Banking
4 4 (2.08%) Retail
5 3 (1.56%) Marketing
6 1 (0.52%) Legal
6 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.52%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 180 (93.75%) Developer
2 54 (28.13%) .NET Developer
3 40 (20.83%) Front-End Developer
4 28 (14.58%) Web Developer
5 20 (10.42%) SharePoint Developer
6 18 (9.38%) Java Developer
7 12 (6.25%) C# Developer
8 11 (5.73%) Front-End Web Developer
9 9 (4.69%) Analyst
9 9 (4.69%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 8 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
10 8 (4.17%) UI Developer
10 8 (4.17%) Senior Developer
11 7 (3.65%) Programmer
12 6 (3.13%) JavaScript Developer
12 6 (3.13%) Software Developer
12 6 (3.13%) Senior Java Developer
12 6 (3.13%) ASP.NET Developer
12 6 (3.13%) UI Programmer
13 5 (2.60%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 163 (84.90%) HTML
2 156 (81.25%) CSS
3 119 (61.98%) .NET
4 70 (36.46%) HTML5
5 69 (35.94%) ASP.NET
6 41 (21.35%) ASP.NET MVC
6 41 (21.35%) CSS3
7 37 (19.27%) Web Services
8 33 (17.19%) .NET Framework
8 33 (17.19%) WCF
9 31 (16.15%) Ajax
10 29 (15.10%) XML
11 21 (10.94%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 18 (9.38%) Backbone.js
13 17 (8.85%) Spring
14 16 (8.33%) J2EE
15 15 (7.81%) SOAP
15 15 (7.81%) XHTML
16 14 (7.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 13 (6.77%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.69%) Computer Science
2 7 (3.65%) Open Source
3 5 (2.60%) Animation
4 4 (2.08%) Inversion of Control
4 4 (2.08%) IPTV
5 3 (1.56%) New Media
5 3 (1.56%) NHS
5 3 (1.56%) Online Banking
5 3 (1.56%) Web 2.0
6 2 (1.04%) Online Gambling
6 2 (1.04%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.04%) Mobile Games
6 2 (1.04%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.04%) W3C
6 2 (1.04%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.04%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.52%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.52%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.52%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.60%) Windows
2 4 (2.08%) Fedora
3 3 (1.56%) Linux
4 1 (0.52%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.52%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (42.19%) MVC
2 41 (21.35%) TDD
3 31 (16.15%) Scrum
4 24 (12.50%) Web Development
5 23 (11.98%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (11.98%) OO
6 21 (10.94%) OOP
6 21 (10.94%) E-Commerce
7 12 (6.25%) Unit Testing
7 12 (6.25%) OOD
7 12 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
8 11 (5.73%) Web Design
8 11 (5.73%) Domain-Driven Design
9 9 (4.69%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (4.69%) Time Management
10 8 (4.17%) Content Management
10 8 (4.17%) OOA/OOD
10 8 (4.17%) CQRS
11 7 (3.65%) SEO
11 7 (3.65%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 163 (84.90%) JavaScript
2 102 (53.13%) C#
3 42 (21.88%) SQL
4 24 (12.50%) Java
5 18 (9.38%) PHP
6 8 (4.17%) PowerShell
7 5 (2.60%) XPath
7 5 (2.60%) Scala
8 3 (1.56%) T-SQL
8 3 (1.56%) VB
8 3 (1.56%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.04%) Ruby
10 1 (0.52%) CoffeeScript
10 1 (0.52%) C
10 1 (0.52%) Perl
10 1 (0.52%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.52%) VBScript
10 1 (0.52%) Python
10 1 (0.52%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 21 (10.94%) Degree
2 2 (1.04%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.52%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.60%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (9.38%) Microsoft
2 14 (7.29%) Adobe
3 10 (5.21%) Oracle
4 6 (3.13%) JBoss
4 6 (3.13%) Twitter
5 5 (2.60%) Orchard
6 4 (2.08%) Endeca
6 4 (2.08%) Zend
6 4 (2.08%) FatWire
7 3 (1.56%) Telerik
7 3 (1.56%) hybris
8 2 (1.04%) Sitecore
8 2 (1.04%) Google
8 2 (1.04%) Sony
9 1 (0.52%) Facebook
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