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 28 November 2014 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
jQuery
Rank 30 28 28
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Contract jobs citing jQuery 170 155 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 5.23% 5.54% 5.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.38% 19.45% 16.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 90 96
Average daily rate
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£325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £225 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £376
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £300 £303
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -0.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 4
Average hourly rate - £36.07 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +92.34%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-25.71% +25.00%
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
795 797 938
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 24.45% 28.46% 30.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 517 443 536
Average daily rate £330 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 31 20
Average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.31 £16.30 £14.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £36.96 £42.29
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

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 28 November 2014.

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 28 November 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
Manchester +2 112 £325 -1.51% 108
Cheshire -10 28 £325 +8.33% 49
Merseyside +3 13 £375 +30.43% 12
Lancashire -15 13 £325 +47.72% 21
Cumbria - - - - 1
jQuery
England

jQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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.

1 243 (79.93%) HTML
2 240 (78.95%) JavaScript
3 215 (70.72%) CSS
4 133 (43.75%) .NET
5 121 (39.80%) C#
6 117 (38.49%) MVC
7 102 (33.55%) HTML5
8 100 (32.89%) ASP.NET
8 100 (32.89%) Agile Software Development
9 88 (28.95%) Web Services
10 81 (26.64%) SQL Server
11 70 (23.03%) PHP
12 68 (22.37%) CSS3
13 64 (21.05%) SQL
14 63 (20.72%) XML
15 62 (20.39%) OO
16 59 (19.41%) ASP.NET MVC
17 55 (18.09%) Ajax
18 48 (15.79%) TDD
19 46 (15.13%) Java
20 44 (14.47%) .NET Framework
21 42 (13.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
22 40 (13.16%) XSLT
23 39 (12.83%) MySQL
23 39 (12.83%) Oracle
24 38 (12.50%) XHTML
25 37 (12.17%) Microsoft
25 37 (12.17%) Visual Studio
26 33 (10.86%) E-Commerce
27 32 (10.53%) Web Development

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 28 (9.21%) CMS
2 26 (8.55%) SharePoint
3 13 (4.28%) Umbraco
4 12 (3.95%) Apache
5 11 (3.62%) Drupal
6 10 (3.29%) SharePoint 2013
7 9 (2.96%) SharePoint 2010
8 8 (2.63%) Node.js
9 7 (2.30%) WordPress
9 7 (2.30%) IIS
10 5 (1.64%) Apache Solr
11 4 (1.32%) Orchard CMS
11 4 (1.32%) Apache Spark
11 4 (1.32%) SharePoint Server
11 4 (1.32%) Sitecore CMS
12 1 (0.33%) Joomla!
12 1 (0.33%) MQSeries
12 1 (0.33%) JBoss
12 1 (0.33%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.33%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 19 (6.25%) Photoshop
2 11 (3.62%) MS Excel
3 10 (3.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 10 (3.29%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (0.99%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.99%) Fireworks
4 3 (0.99%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 9 (2.96%) Magento
2 1 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.66%) SaaS
2 1 (0.33%) Office 365
2 1 (0.33%) IaaS
2 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.29%) Internet
2 2 (0.66%) HTTPS
2 2 (0.66%) SSH
3 1 (0.33%) FTP
3 1 (0.33%) HTTP
3 1 (0.33%) Extranet
3 1 (0.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (26.64%) SQL Server
2 39 (12.83%) MySQL
3 24 (7.89%) SQL Server 2008
4 21 (6.91%) Oracle Database
5 15 (4.93%) Relational Database
6 10 (3.29%) RDBMS
6 10 (3.29%) SQL Server 2005
7 8 (2.63%) RavenDB
8 5 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (1.32%) Big Data
10 3 (0.99%) SQL Server 2000
10 3 (0.99%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (0.99%) NoSQL
11 2 (0.66%) Couchbase
12 1 (0.33%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.33%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (0.33%) Redis
12 1 (0.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 37 (12.17%) Visual Studio
2 31 (10.20%) Git (software)
3 30 (9.87%) Subversion
4 14 (4.61%) Axure RP
5 10 (3.29%) Dreamweaver
6 7 (2.30%) NUnit
6 7 (2.30%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (1.64%) TeamCity
7 5 (1.64%) Behat
7 5 (1.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 3 (0.99%) JIRA
8 3 (0.99%) Selenium
8 3 (0.99%) SpecFlow
8 3 (0.99%) QUnit
8 3 (0.99%) Jasmine
8 3 (0.99%) Jenkins
8 3 (0.99%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 3 (0.99%) Mercurial
9 2 (0.66%) MSTest
9 2 (0.66%) Sinon.JS
General
1 13 (4.28%) Finance
2 10 (3.29%) Retail
3 8 (2.63%) Marketing
4 7 (2.30%) Games
5 6 (1.97%) Banking
6 5 (1.64%) Multimedia
7 4 (1.32%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.66%) Publishing
8 2 (0.66%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.33%) German Language
9 1 (0.33%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.33%) Electronics
9 1 (0.33%) Legal
9 1 (0.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 267 (87.83%) Developer
2 57 (18.75%) Front-End Developer
3 56 (18.42%) .NET Developer
4 48 (15.79%) Web Developer
5 33 (10.86%) PHP Developer
6 26 (8.55%) C# Developer
7 22 (7.24%) Java Developer
8 21 (6.91%) Front-End Web Developer
9 20 (6.58%) Senior Developer
10 17 (5.59%) C# .NET Developer
11 16 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
12 15 (4.93%) SharePoint Developer
13 13 (4.28%) UI Developer
13 13 (4.28%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 13 (4.28%) Software Developer
14 11 (3.62%) UI Programmer
15 8 (2.63%) iOS Developer
15 8 (2.63%) PHP MySQL Developer
15 8 (2.63%) JavaScript Developer
16 6 (1.97%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 243 (79.93%) HTML
2 215 (70.72%) CSS
3 133 (43.75%) .NET
4 102 (33.55%) HTML5
5 100 (32.89%) ASP.NET
6 88 (28.95%) Web Services
7 68 (22.37%) CSS3
8 63 (20.72%) XML
9 59 (19.41%) ASP.NET MVC
10 55 (18.09%) Ajax
11 44 (14.47%) .NET Framework
12 42 (13.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 40 (13.16%) XSLT
14 38 (12.50%) XHTML
15 31 (10.20%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 27 (8.88%) Spring
17 26 (8.55%) WCF
18 24 (7.89%) Hibernate
19 23 (7.57%) Sass
20 20 (6.58%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 28 (9.21%) User Experience
2 24 (7.89%) Open Source
3 16 (5.26%) Mobile App
4 15 (4.93%) Computer Science
5 14 (4.61%) Derivative
6 13 (4.28%) NHS
7 10 (3.29%) Web 2.0
8 9 (2.96%) N-Tier
9 8 (2.63%) Management Information System
9 8 (2.63%) IPTV
10 7 (2.30%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (1.64%) Animation
11 5 (1.64%) W3C
12 3 (0.99%) Embedded Systems
12 3 (0.99%) New Media
12 3 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.99%) Arduino
13 2 (0.66%) Social Media
13 2 (0.66%) Digital Media
13 2 (0.66%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 26 (8.55%) Linux
2 17 (5.59%) Apple iOS
3 12 (3.95%) Windows
4 10 (3.29%) Android
5 6 (1.97%) Windows Phone
6 3 (0.99%) UNIX
7 1 (0.33%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.33%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.33%) Debian
7 1 (0.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (38.49%) MVC
2 100 (32.89%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (20.39%) OO
4 48 (15.79%) TDD
5 33 (10.86%) E-Commerce
6 32 (10.53%) Web Development
6 32 (10.53%) Scrum
7 30 (9.87%) Web Design
8 26 (8.55%) OOP
9 19 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
10 18 (5.92%) SOA
11 15 (4.93%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (4.93%) Software Engineering
12 14 (4.61%) BDD
12 14 (4.61%) Mentoring
13 13 (4.28%) iOS Development
14 10 (3.29%) OO PHP
14 10 (3.29%) Unit Testing
14 10 (3.29%) Content Management
15 8 (2.63%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 240 (78.95%) JavaScript
2 121 (39.80%) C#
3 70 (23.03%) PHP
4 64 (21.05%) SQL
5 46 (15.13%) Java
6 28 (9.21%) XPath
7 22 (7.24%) T-SQL
8 6 (1.97%) VB
8 6 (1.97%) C
8 6 (1.97%) Ruby
9 5 (1.64%) PowerShell
10 4 (1.32%) VB.NET
10 4 (1.32%) C++
10 4 (1.32%) PHP5
11 3 (0.99%) Python
11 3 (0.99%) VBScript
12 2 (0.66%) XAML
13 1 (0.33%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 28 (9.21%) Degree
2 3 (0.99%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.30%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.66%) Docker
2 1 (0.33%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (0.66%) Puppet
1 2 (0.66%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 39 (12.83%) Oracle
2 37 (12.17%) Microsoft
3 18 (5.92%) Adobe
4 14 (4.61%) Red Hat
4 14 (4.61%) TIBCO
5 8 (2.63%) Zend
6 7 (2.30%) Google
7 6 (1.97%) Twitter
8 5 (1.64%) Orchard
9 4 (1.32%) Sencha
9 4 (1.32%) Sitecore
10 3 (0.99%) Facebook
10 3 (0.99%) Atmel
11 2 (0.66%) SAP
12 1 (0.33%) Atlassian
12 1 (0.33%) Telerik
12 1 (0.33%) IBM
12 1 (0.33%) Xamarin
Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £200.00 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £250 - £320 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Burnley, Lancashire
Arrows Group
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Burnley, Lancashire
Arrows Group
Rate: £350 - £475 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Roc Search
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £380 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent daily rate
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Montash
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Rate: £450 - £550 per day + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Blackburn
Applause IT Innovation
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester
Auburn Rose
Rate: £250 - £300 Daily Rate
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: £325 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Cheshire
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £250 - £310 per day + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Bury
Applause IT Innovation
Rate: £250 - £300 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago