The first table below looks at the demand for jQuery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited jQuery over the 3 months to 29 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 Merseyside 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
jQuery
Rank 11 26 21
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -5
Contract jobs citing jQuery 16 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 7.48% 3.38% 5.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 27.12% 13.79% 14.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 4
Average daily rate
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£356 £273 £161
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.73% +68.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £235 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £321 £319
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £301 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.06% +0.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.75 £32.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-12.21% +3.96%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
59 58 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 27.57% 24.47% 38.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 32 43
Average daily rate £338 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £148 £235 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £353 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 6
Average hourly rate £30.00 - £17.51
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
jQuery
North West

jQuery
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

jQuery Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

jQuery
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

jQuery Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

jQuery
Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing jQuery across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

jQuery Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

jQuery
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

jQuery Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

jQuery
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing jQuery within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 29 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
Liverpool +10 16 £356 +14.91% 11
Prescot - - - -
St Helens - - - - 1
Wirral - - - - 2
Birkenhead - - - - 2
jQuery
North West

jQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 20 (86.96%) HTML
2 15 (65.22%) JavaScript
2 15 (65.22%) CSS
3 11 (47.83%) PHP
4 10 (43.48%) HTML5
5 8 (34.78%) MySQL
6 7 (30.43%) Oracle
6 7 (30.43%) Web Services
6 7 (30.43%) Java
6 7 (30.43%) TIBCO
6 7 (30.43%) EJB
6 7 (30.43%) Swing
6 7 (30.43%) RDBMS
6 7 (30.43%) Adobe
6 7 (30.43%) Spring
6 7 (30.43%) JSF
6 7 (30.43%) Relational Database
7 6 (26.09%) EJB 3.0
7 6 (26.09%) Responsive Web Design
7 6 (26.09%) Orchard
7 6 (26.09%) Web Design
7 6 (26.09%) Adobe Illustrator
7 6 (26.09%) Photoshop
8 5 (21.74%) Hibernate
8 5 (21.74%) Software Engineering
9 4 (17.39%) Degree
9 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (17.39%) Multimedia
9 4 (17.39%) E-Commerce
9 4 (17.39%) .NET

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 2 (8.70%) Drupal
2 1 (4.35%) WordPress
2 1 (4.35%) Apache
2 1 (4.35%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Photoshop
1 6 (26.09%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) MySQL
2 7 (30.43%) Relational Database
2 7 (30.43%) RDBMS
3 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database
4 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) TeamCity
1 1 (4.35%) YouTrack
General
1 4 (17.39%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 22 (95.65%) Developer
2 9 (39.13%) Front-End Developer
3 7 (30.43%) Front-End Web Developer
3 7 (30.43%) Web Developer
4 6 (26.09%) Java Developer
5 4 (17.39%) Software Developer
5 4 (17.39%) Java Software Developer
6 3 (13.04%) PHP Developer
6 3 (13.04%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (13.04%) Senior Developer
7 2 (8.70%) Senior Software Developer
7 2 (8.70%) Oracle Developer
7 2 (8.70%) .NET Developer
7 2 (8.70%) Senior Java Software Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Drupal Developer
8 1 (4.35%) PHP Drupal Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Oracle Team Leader
8 1 (4.35%) Java Team Leader
8 1 (4.35%) Senior Oracle Developer
8 1 (4.35%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (86.96%) HTML
2 15 (65.22%) CSS
3 10 (43.48%) HTML5
4 7 (30.43%) Web Services
4 7 (30.43%) Swing
4 7 (30.43%) Spring
4 7 (30.43%) JSF
4 7 (30.43%) EJB
5 6 (26.09%) EJB 3.0
6 5 (21.74%) Hibernate
7 4 (17.39%) .NET
8 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET
8 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 3 (13.04%) CSS3
9 2 (8.70%) Symfony
9 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET 2.0
10 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (4.35%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 1 (4.35%) WinForms
10 1 (4.35%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Open Source
2 1 (4.35%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Web Design
1 6 (26.09%) Responsive Web Design
2 5 (21.74%) Software Engineering
3 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (17.39%) E-Commerce
4 1 (4.35%) OOD
4 1 (4.35%) Project Management
4 1 (4.35%) MVC
4 1 (4.35%) Scrum
4 1 (4.35%) OOP
4 1 (4.35%) OO
4 1 (4.35%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (65.22%) JavaScript
2 11 (47.83%) PHP
3 7 (30.43%) Java
4 3 (13.04%) SQL
5 2 (8.70%) VB.NET
5 2 (8.70%) C#
6 1 (4.35%) C
6 1 (4.35%) ActionScript
6 1 (4.35%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Oracle
1 7 (30.43%) Adobe
1 7 (30.43%) TIBCO
2 6 (26.09%) Orchard
3 2 (8.70%) Zend
4 1 (4.35%) Open Text
4 1 (4.35%) SAP
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