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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
jQuery
Rank 34 30 40
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +10
Contract jobs citing jQuery 136 138 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 4.28% 4.67% 4.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.17% 15.58% 13.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 98 89
Average daily rate
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£325 £310 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% +7.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £235 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £375 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.28 £35.00 £29.25
% change year-on-year
-2.07% +19.65%
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
792 886 1062
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 24.91% 29.95% 31.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 480 481 576
Average daily rate £325 £310 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% -4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £250
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 17 30
Average hourly rate £32.50 £33.28 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.33% +10.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £18.00 £18.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £50.00 £43.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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.

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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 +3 90 £320 -0.77% 92
Merseyside +15 24 £344 +25.00% 20
Lancashire -20 11 £308 +2.50% 12
Cheshire -26 8 £235 -25.39% 35
Cumbria - - - - 2
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jQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 222 (83.15%) HTML
2 212 (79.40%) JavaScript
3 200 (74.91%) CSS
4 140 (52.43%) .NET
5 122 (45.69%) C#
6 98 (36.70%) HTML5
7 92 (34.46%) MVC
8 90 (33.71%) ASP.NET
9 85 (31.84%) Agile Software Development
10 65 (24.34%) Web Services
11 62 (23.22%) SQL Server
12 57 (21.35%) PHP
13 56 (20.97%) CSS3
14 53 (19.85%) SQL
15 46 (17.23%) TDD
16 44 (16.48%) OO
17 43 (16.10%) XML
18 42 (15.73%) Java
19 41 (15.36%) Ajax
20 39 (14.61%) MySQL
20 39 (14.61%) Oracle
21 38 (14.23%) SharePoint
22 37 (13.86%) .NET Framework
23 35 (13.11%) E-Commerce
24 34 (12.73%) ASP.NET MVC
25 30 (11.24%) Web Development
26 29 (10.86%) WCF
26 29 (10.86%) Scrum
27 28 (10.49%) CMS
27 28 (10.49%) Spring

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 38 (14.23%) SharePoint
2 28 (10.49%) CMS
3 21 (7.87%) SharePoint 2010
4 14 (5.24%) Umbraco
5 11 (4.12%) SharePoint 2013
6 10 (3.75%) Apache
6 10 (3.75%) Drupal
7 6 (2.25%) Tomcat
7 6 (2.25%) WebLogic
7 6 (2.25%) IIS
8 5 (1.87%) Escenic
8 5 (1.87%) Adobe CQ
8 5 (1.87%) WebSphere
8 5 (1.87%) MQSeries
9 3 (1.12%) Sitecore CMS
9 3 (1.12%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (0.75%) WordPress
11 1 (0.37%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.37%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 15 (5.62%) Photoshop
2 9 (3.37%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (2.25%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.75%) Fireworks
4 2 (0.75%) MS Excel
5 1 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.37%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 4 (1.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.75%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.49%) Internet
2 1 (0.37%) ATM
2 1 (0.37%) Intranet
2 1 (0.37%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (23.22%) SQL Server
2 39 (14.61%) MySQL
3 21 (7.87%) Oracle Database
4 15 (5.62%) Relational Database
4 15 (5.62%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (3.75%) RDBMS
6 7 (2.62%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (1.87%) Hadoop
7 5 (1.87%) Big Data
7 5 (1.87%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (1.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.12%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.12%) RavenDB
8 3 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.12%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (0.75%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.75%) SQLPlus
9 2 (0.75%) InterSystems Cache
9 2 (0.75%) Couchbase
9 2 (0.75%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 26 (9.74%) Git (software)
2 23 (8.61%) Subversion
3 22 (8.24%) Visual Studio
4 13 (4.87%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (2.25%) Axure RP
6 5 (1.87%) Behat
7 4 (1.50%) Dreamweaver
8 3 (1.12%) Mercurial
8 3 (1.12%) JIRA
8 3 (1.12%) ReSharper
9 2 (0.75%) JUnit
9 2 (0.75%) NUnit
9 2 (0.75%) QUnit
9 2 (0.75%) Jasmine
9 2 (0.75%) Sinon.JS
9 2 (0.75%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.75%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 1 (0.37%) Hudson
10 1 (0.37%) Gerrit
10 1 (0.37%) LLBLGen Pro
General
1 16 (5.99%) Finance
2 8 (3.00%) Games
3 7 (2.62%) Retail
4 5 (1.87%) Marketing
4 5 (1.87%) Multimedia
5 3 (1.12%) Banking
5 3 (1.12%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.12%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.75%) Publishing
7 1 (0.37%) German Language
7 1 (0.37%) Legal
7 1 (0.37%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 247 (92.51%) Developer
2 61 (22.85%) Front-End Developer
3 48 (17.98%) .NET Developer
4 46 (17.23%) Web Developer
5 27 (10.11%) PHP Developer
6 26 (9.74%) SharePoint Developer
7 25 (9.36%) Java Developer
8 23 (8.61%) Front-End Web Developer
9 21 (7.87%) C# Developer
10 16 (5.99%) C# .NET Developer
11 15 (5.62%) Senior Developer
12 13 (4.87%) Software Developer
13 11 (4.12%) Analyst
14 10 (3.75%) Senior Java Developer
15 9 (3.37%) ASP.NET Developer
16 8 (3.00%) Drupal Developer
16 8 (3.00%) JavaScript Developer
16 8 (3.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 7 (2.62%) UI Developer
17 7 (2.62%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 222 (83.15%) HTML
2 200 (74.91%) CSS
3 140 (52.43%) .NET
4 98 (36.70%) HTML5
5 90 (33.71%) ASP.NET
6 65 (24.34%) Web Services
7 56 (20.97%) CSS3
8 43 (16.10%) XML
9 41 (15.36%) Ajax
10 37 (13.86%) .NET Framework
11 34 (12.73%) ASP.NET MVC
12 29 (10.86%) WCF
13 28 (10.49%) Spring
14 25 (9.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 23 (8.61%) LAMP
16 22 (8.24%) Hibernate
16 22 (8.24%) XSLT
17 21 (7.87%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 18 (6.74%) RabbitMQ
19 17 (6.37%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (5.99%) User Experience
2 15 (5.62%) Open Source
3 14 (5.24%) Derivative
4 8 (3.00%) Computer Science
4 8 (3.00%) IPTV
5 5 (1.87%) Social Media
5 5 (1.87%) Mobile App
5 5 (1.87%) Animation
5 5 (1.87%) W3C
6 4 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.50%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.12%) Digital Media
7 3 (1.12%) New Media
7 3 (1.12%) Web 2.0
7 3 (1.12%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.75%) GIS
8 2 (0.75%) Mobile Games
8 2 (0.75%) NHS
8 2 (0.75%) Online Banking
8 2 (0.75%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 24 (8.99%) Linux
2 8 (3.00%) Windows
3 5 (1.87%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.12%) Android
4 3 (1.12%) UNIX
5 1 (0.37%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (34.46%) MVC
2 85 (31.84%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (17.23%) TDD
4 44 (16.48%) OO
5 35 (13.11%) E-Commerce
6 30 (11.24%) Web Development
7 29 (10.86%) Scrum
8 27 (10.11%) OOP
9 20 (7.49%) Web Design
10 18 (6.74%) Responsive Web Design
11 13 (4.87%) Software Engineering
12 11 (4.12%) Content Management
13 10 (3.75%) OOD
14 9 (3.37%) BDD
15 8 (3.00%) OO PHP
15 8 (3.00%) Mentoring
15 8 (3.00%) SEO
15 8 (3.00%) OOA/OOD
15 8 (3.00%) Time Management
16 7 (2.62%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 212 (79.40%) JavaScript
2 122 (45.69%) C#
3 57 (21.35%) PHP
4 53 (19.85%) SQL
5 42 (15.73%) Java
6 10 (3.75%) T-SQL
7 8 (3.00%) PowerShell
8 7 (2.62%) XPath
9 6 (2.25%) VB.NET
9 6 (2.25%) Scala
10 5 (1.87%) VB
11 3 (1.12%) VBScript
11 3 (1.12%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.12%) Python
12 2 (0.75%) C
12 2 (0.75%) PHP5
12 2 (0.75%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.37%) VB6
Qualifications
1 19 (7.12%) Degree
2 3 (1.12%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.75%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.49%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.37%) Varnish
Vendors
1 39 (14.61%) Oracle
2 22 (8.24%) Microsoft
3 16 (5.99%) Adobe
4 14 (5.24%) Red Hat
5 11 (4.12%) Twitter
6 10 (3.75%) TIBCO
7 9 (3.37%) Orchard
8 7 (2.62%) Zend
8 7 (2.62%) JBoss
9 4 (1.50%) Google
9 4 (1.50%) Sitecore
9 4 (1.50%) Sencha
10 3 (1.12%) Telerik
11 2 (0.75%) Facebook
11 2 (0.75%) hybris
12 1 (0.37%) Atlassian
12 1 (0.37%) Endeca
12 1 (0.37%) FatWire
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