The table below looks at the statistics for jQuery skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited jQuery over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
jQuery
Rank 52 39 40
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +1
Contract jobs citing jQuery 114 125 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 3.07% 4.08% 4.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.87% 18.30% 16.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 82 63
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£340 £325 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% +10.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £227 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £437 £386 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 5
Average hourly rate - £28.75 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +30.68%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £25.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.76% -28.57%
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 North West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
822 683 663
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 22.12% 22.28% 27.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 541 413 344
Average daily rate £375 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £440 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 8 23
Average hourly rate £40.00 £28.75 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.13% -12.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.16 £17.44 £13.61
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.50 £40.00 £112.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -

jQuery
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

jQuery Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

jQuery
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

jQuery Daily Rate Trend in the North West

jQuery
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing jQuery across the North West region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

jQuery Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

jQuery
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

jQuery Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

jQuery
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing jQuery within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015. 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
Cheshire +24 56 £340 +4.61% 52
Manchester -32 44 £325 - 72
Lancashire +8 10 £425 +51.78% 18
Merseyside -24 1 - - 11
jQuery
England

jQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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.

1 198 (86.84%) JavaScript
2 176 (77.19%) HTML
3 160 (70.18%) CSS
4 112 (49.12%) .NET
5 109 (47.81%) MVC
6 97 (42.54%) HTML5
7 96 (42.11%) C#
8 81 (35.53%) ASP.NET
9 77 (33.77%) Agile Software Development
10 66 (28.95%) SQL
10 66 (28.95%) CSS3
10 66 (28.95%) AngularJS
11 51 (22.37%) SQL Server
11 51 (22.37%) ASP.NET MVC
12 50 (21.93%) TDD
13 47 (20.61%) Java
13 47 (20.61%) Scrum
14 46 (20.18%) Ajax
15 38 (16.67%) OOP
16 37 (16.23%) OO
16 37 (16.23%) SDLC
17 36 (15.79%) Git (software)
17 36 (15.79%) Unit Testing
18 35 (15.35%) WCF
18 35 (15.35%) .NET Framework
19 33 (14.47%) Visual Studio
19 33 (14.47%) Entity Framework
20 32 (14.04%) XML
21 31 (13.60%) Web Services
22 28 (12.28%) PHP

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 14 (6.14%) SharePoint
2 11 (4.82%) CMS
2 11 (4.82%) Node.js
3 5 (2.19%) Umbraco
3 5 (2.19%) WebSphere
3 5 (2.19%) Apache
4 4 (1.75%) IIS
4 4 (1.75%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (1.32%) Sitefinity
5 3 (1.32%) WordPress
5 3 (1.32%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (1.32%) Confluence
5 3 (1.32%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.32%) MQSeries
5 3 (1.32%) Drupal
6 2 (0.88%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.44%) EPiServer CMS
7 1 (0.44%) Railo
7 1 (0.44%) ColdFusion
7 1 (0.44%) JBoss
Applications
1 8 (3.51%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.63%) Photoshop
3 4 (1.75%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.44%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.44%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 4 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.32%) Magento
2 3 (1.32%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (0.88%) Office 365
2 1 (0.44%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.75%) Intranet
2 2 (0.88%) Internet
3 1 (0.44%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (22.37%) SQL Server
2 20 (8.77%) MySQL
3 10 (4.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (4.39%) RavenDB
4 7 (3.07%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.32%) MS Access
5 3 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.88%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.44%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.44%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.44%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.44%) DTS
7 1 (0.44%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 36 (15.79%) Git (software)
2 33 (14.47%) Visual Studio
3 25 (10.96%) Subversion
4 21 (9.21%) JUnit
4 21 (9.21%) Team Foundation Server
5 13 (5.70%) Ant
6 8 (3.51%) ReSharper
7 7 (3.07%) Axure RP
7 7 (3.07%) JIRA
8 5 (2.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 5 (2.19%) Eclipse
9 3 (1.32%) Cactus
9 3 (1.32%) Jenkins
10 2 (0.88%) Grunt
10 2 (0.88%) Selenium
10 2 (0.88%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.88%) Jasmine
10 2 (0.88%) Bower
10 2 (0.88%) gulp
10 2 (0.88%) Maven
General
1 24 (10.53%) Finance
2 10 (4.39%) Telecoms
3 8 (3.51%) Banking
4 4 (1.75%) Retail
5 3 (1.32%) Marketing
6 2 (0.88%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.88%) Electronics
7 1 (0.44%) Back Office
7 1 (0.44%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 207 (90.79%) Developer
2 55 (24.12%) .NET Developer
3 42 (18.42%) Web Developer
4 39 (17.11%) Front-End Developer
5 30 (13.16%) Java Developer
6 23 (10.09%) C# Developer
7 19 (8.33%) PHP Developer
7 19 (8.33%) Front-End Web Developer
8 15 (6.58%) C# .NET Developer
9 12 (5.26%) UI Programmer
9 12 (5.26%) UI Developer
9 12 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
10 10 (4.39%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 9 (3.95%) JavaScript Developer
11 9 (3.95%) Senior Developer
12 8 (3.51%) Designer
13 7 (3.07%) Team Leader
14 6 (2.63%) PHP Web Developer
15 5 (2.19%) SharePoint Developer
15 5 (2.19%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 176 (77.19%) HTML
2 160 (70.18%) CSS
3 112 (49.12%) .NET
4 97 (42.54%) HTML5
5 81 (35.53%) ASP.NET
6 66 (28.95%) CSS3
6 66 (28.95%) AngularJS
7 51 (22.37%) ASP.NET MVC
8 46 (20.18%) Ajax
9 35 (15.35%) .NET Framework
9 35 (15.35%) WCF
10 33 (14.47%) Entity Framework
11 32 (14.04%) XML
12 31 (13.60%) Web Services
13 28 (12.28%) JSON
14 26 (11.40%) LINQ
14 26 (11.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 23 (10.09%) ASP.NET Web API
15 23 (10.09%) J2EE
16 20 (8.77%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 12 (5.26%) User Experience
2 6 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (2.63%) Mobile App
3 5 (2.19%) Computer Science
4 4 (1.75%) NHS
5 3 (1.32%) Web 2.0
5 3 (1.32%) Derivative
5 3 (1.32%) Mainframe
5 3 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.88%) N-Tier
6 2 (0.88%) DTV
7 1 (0.44%) W3C
7 1 (0.44%) Statistics
7 1 (0.44%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.44%) Informatics
7 1 (0.44%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.44%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.44%) Tandem
7 1 (0.44%) Social Network
7 1 (0.44%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 14 (6.14%) Linux
2 12 (5.26%) Windows
3 7 (3.07%) AIX
3 7 (3.07%) Windows XP
3 7 (3.07%) Windows Vista
3 7 (3.07%) Mac OS
4 4 (1.75%) Android
5 3 (1.32%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.88%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (0.88%) UNIX
7 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (47.81%) MVC
2 77 (33.77%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (21.93%) TDD
4 47 (20.61%) Scrum
5 38 (16.67%) OOP
6 37 (16.23%) OO
6 37 (16.23%) SDLC
7 36 (15.79%) Unit Testing
8 26 (11.40%) Continuous Integration
9 24 (10.53%) Web Development
10 19 (8.33%) Software Engineering
11 18 (7.89%) BDD
12 16 (7.02%) Responsive Web Design
13 13 (5.70%) Web Design
14 12 (5.26%) OOD
15 11 (4.82%) E-Commerce
15 11 (4.82%) Waterfall
16 8 (3.51%) CQRS
16 8 (3.51%) Domain-Driven Design
17 6 (2.63%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 198 (86.84%) JavaScript
2 96 (42.11%) C#
3 66 (28.95%) SQL
4 47 (20.61%) Java
5 28 (12.28%) PHP
6 19 (8.33%) TypeScript
7 9 (3.95%) T-SQL
8 8 (3.51%) Objective-C
9 7 (3.07%) C++
10 6 (2.63%) C
11 5 (2.19%) VBScript
11 5 (2.19%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.32%) XPath
12 3 (1.32%) PHP5
12 3 (1.32%) VB
13 2 (0.88%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.88%) Python
14 1 (0.44%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.44%) Scala
14 1 (0.44%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 22 (9.65%) Degree
2 17 (7.46%) Security Cleared
3 12 (5.26%) DV Cleared
4 4 (1.75%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.44%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.88%) QA
2 1 (0.44%) HL7
Systems Management
1 1 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (10.96%) Microsoft
2 9 (3.95%) Oracle
3 8 (3.51%) IBM
4 6 (2.63%) Twitter
5 5 (2.19%) Zend
5 5 (2.19%) Sitecore
6 4 (1.75%) hybris
6 4 (1.75%) Red Hat
7 3 (1.32%) Perforce
8 2 (0.88%) Google
8 2 (0.88%) HP
8 2 (0.88%) SAP
9 1 (0.44%) Adobe
9 1 (0.44%) Avaya
9 1 (0.44%) Facebook
9 1 (0.44%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.44%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.44%) Nintex
Manchester, Lancashire
Complete Tech Limited
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Blackburn
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Lancashire
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £20000 - £23000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £360 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Square One Resources
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £250.00 - £275.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Blackburn
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Greater Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £350 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Crewe
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £315 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Nantwich
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £320 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £380 per day + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: £180 - £250 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Blackburn
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Sandbach
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £325 per day + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £100 - £250 per day
Posted: 25 days ago