The table below looks at the statistics for jQuery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited jQuery over the 3 months to 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
jQuery
Rank 18 29 20
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -9
Contract jobs citing jQuery 5 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 3.33% 0.51% 2.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.11% 4.35% 11.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £32.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year
-11.72% -5.79%
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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 Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
45 23 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 30.00% 11.73% 21.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 11 10
Average daily rate £365 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.30% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £400 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.25 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.81% -5.71%

jQuery
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

jQuery Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

jQuery
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

jQuery Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

jQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
1 4 (66.67%) CSS
1 4 (66.67%) HTML5
2 3 (50.00%) CSS3
2 3 (50.00%) Jasmine
2 3 (50.00%) Selenium
2 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (50.00%) Grunt
2 3 (50.00%) Bower
2 3 (50.00%) User Experience
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (33.33%) MySQL
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
4 1 (16.67%) hybris
4 1 (16.67%) Spring Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Apache Solr
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (16.67%) Drupal
4 1 (16.67%) WordPress
4 1 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) Photoshop
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) PHP

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
1 1 (16.67%) Drupal
1 1 (16.67%) WordPress
1 1 (16.67%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Photoshop
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Selenium
1 3 (50.00%) Jasmine
1 3 (50.00%) Grunt
1 3 (50.00%) Bower
2 1 (16.67%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle APEX
General
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Front-End Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Designer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior JavaScript Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Hybris Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Web Designer
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
1 4 (66.67%) CSS
1 4 (66.67%) HTML5
2 3 (50.00%) CSS3
2 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (33.33%) XML
4 1 (16.67%) Spring
4 1 (16.67%) Ajax
4 1 (16.67%) JSTL
4 1 (16.67%) JSP
4 1 (16.67%) J2EE
4 1 (16.67%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) SEO
3 1 (16.67%) Content Management
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) PHP
2 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
2 1 (16.67%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe
1 1 (16.67%) hybris