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 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
jQuery
Rank 21 17 25
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +8
Contract jobs citing jQuery 2 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 1.33% 3.76% 2.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.38% 13.16% 16.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate £400 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.50 £26.85 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+62.04% -17.40%
jQuery
England

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
13 38 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 8.67% 28.57% 13.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 15
Average daily rate £423 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.71% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £175 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £369 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

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 5 February 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
2 2 (66.67%) Dojo
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) DOM
2 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VBScript
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) Classic ASP
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET 2.0
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Guice
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Google
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Angular Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Ajax
1 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
1 2 (66.67%) Dojo
1 2 (66.67%) DOM
1 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET 2.0
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (33.33%) Classic ASP
2 1 (33.33%) Guice
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VBScript
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Google
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft