The table below looks at the statistics 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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
jQuery
Rank 31 34 17
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -17
Contract jobs citing jQuery 6 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.83% 1.88% 5.03%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.59% 11.32% 28.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 5
Average daily rate - £363 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.83%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.00 £25.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+88.00% -23.07%
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 Merseyside region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
79 53 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 24.09% 16.56% 17.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 25 18
Average daily rate £325 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £251 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £416 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

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
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 14 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Bootle - 2 - -
Wirral - 2 - -
Liverpool -9 1 - - 13
jQuery
North West

jQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (66.67%) HTML
2 8 (66.67%) Unit Testing
3 7 (58.33%) MVC
4 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (50.00%) AngularJS
5 5 (41.67%) Front End Development
5 5 (41.67%) HTML5
5 5 (41.67%) Finance
6 4 (33.33%) Scrum
6 4 (33.33%) Spring
6 4 (33.33%) Web Development
6 4 (33.33%) Java
6 4 (33.33%) EJB
6 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
6 4 (33.33%) iPad
6 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
6 4 (33.33%) EJB 3.0
6 4 (33.33%) Browserify
6 4 (33.33%) Grunt
6 4 (33.33%) Mustache
6 4 (33.33%) Sass
6 4 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (25.00%) Ember.js
7 3 (25.00%) YouTrack
7 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (25.00%) TeamCity
7 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (25.00%) Ajax

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 (16.67%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 4 (33.33%) Grunt
2 3 (25.00%) Mercurial
2 3 (25.00%) TeamCity
2 3 (25.00%) YouTrack
3 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (58.33%) JavaScript Developer
3 4 (33.33%) HTML Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Senior JavaScript Developer
4 3 (25.00%) SQL Developer
5 2 (16.67%) .NET Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Angular Developer
5 2 (16.67%) JavaScript Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) Senior UI Developer
5 2 (16.67%) UI Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Ajax Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (8.33%) XML Developer
6 1 (8.33%) XML XSLT Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) HTML
2 6 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 5 (41.67%) HTML5
4 4 (33.33%) Browserify
4 4 (33.33%) EJB
4 4 (33.33%) EJB 3.0
4 4 (33.33%) Mustache
4 4 (33.33%) Sass
4 4 (33.33%) Spring
5 3 (25.00%) .NET
5 3 (25.00%) Ajax
5 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (25.00%) CSS
5 3 (25.00%) Ember.js
5 3 (25.00%) Java EE
5 3 (25.00%) XML
5 3 (25.00%) XSLT
6 2 (16.67%) Backbone.js
6 2 (16.67%) D3.js
6 2 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 7 (58.33%) MVC
3 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (41.67%) Front End Development
5 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
5 4 (33.33%) Scrum
5 4 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (33.33%) Web Development
6 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (33.33%) Java
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) C#
4 2 (16.67%) ES6
4 2 (16.67%) JSX
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Tableau