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 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
jQuery
Rank 36 40 34
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Contract jobs citing jQuery 174 135 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 4.64% 4.15% 5.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.23% 16.15% 20.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 95 84
Average daily rate £360 £325 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% -2.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £413 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 5
Average hourly rate £43.50 - £33.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.85 - £32.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 - £40.57
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.00 £25.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+88.00% -23.07%
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
1010 836 758
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 26.93% 25.68% 27.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 658 539 433
Average daily rate £363 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 25 15
Average hourly rate £37.00 £22.50 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.44% -31.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.74 £19.36 £24.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £42.50 £40.57
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

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 13 February 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing jQuery across the North West region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

jQuery Hourly Rate Histogram 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 13 February 2016. 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
Manchester -2 95 £358 +12.15% 89
Cheshire +13 58 £375 +25.00% 24
Lancashire -13 8 £300 -21.05% 25
Merseyside +3 6 - - 14
jQuery
England

jQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

1 277 (87.11%) JavaScript
2 242 (76.10%) HTML
3 216 (67.92%) CSS
4 136 (42.77%) HTML5
5 124 (38.99%) Agile Software Development
6 122 (38.36%) .NET
7 107 (33.65%) Git (software)
8 105 (33.02%) MVC
9 97 (30.50%) C#
10 88 (27.67%) AngularJS
11 87 (27.36%) XML
12 86 (27.04%) Java
13 77 (24.21%) ASP.NET
13 77 (24.21%) SQL Server
14 74 (23.27%) Front End Development
14 74 (23.27%) Continuous Integration
15 72 (22.64%) TDD
16 70 (22.01%) Ajax
17 65 (20.44%) CSS3
18 64 (20.13%) Web Services
19 63 (19.81%) SQL
20 60 (18.87%) Unit Testing
21 55 (17.30%) Subversion
22 48 (15.09%) OO
23 44 (13.84%) Linux
23 44 (13.84%) Visual Studio
23 44 (13.84%) Finance
23 44 (13.84%) JSON
24 43 (13.52%) PHP
25 42 (13.21%) SharePoint

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 42 (13.21%) SharePoint
2 24 (7.55%) Node.js
3 21 (6.60%) SharePoint 2010
4 15 (4.72%) BizTalk Server
5 13 (4.09%) IIS
6 12 (3.77%) Tomcat
7 10 (3.14%) CMS
8 9 (2.83%) Apache
8 9 (2.83%) WordPress
9 8 (2.52%) Confluence
10 6 (1.89%) JBoss
10 6 (1.89%) WebSphere
11 5 (1.57%) SharePoint 2013
12 4 (1.26%) Umbraco
13 3 (0.94%) Drupal
14 2 (0.63%) IBM HTTP Server
14 2 (0.63%) SharePoint Server
15 1 (0.31%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 1 (0.31%) Sitecore CMS
15 1 (0.31%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 15 (4.72%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.46%) Photoshop
3 8 (2.52%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (1.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 20 (6.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (2.52%) Magento
3 2 (0.63%) BigMachines
3 2 (0.63%) Eloqua
3 2 (0.63%) osCommerce
4 1 (0.31%) OpenCart
4 1 (0.31%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.83%) GitHub
2 3 (0.94%) Office 365
3 2 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.63%) SaaS
4 1 (0.31%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.31%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.77%) Internet
2 9 (2.83%) HTTP
3 5 (1.57%) SMTP
4 4 (1.26%) Intranet
5 2 (0.63%) Firewall
6 1 (0.31%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (24.21%) SQL Server
2 39 (12.26%) MySQL
3 29 (9.12%) SQL Server 2008
4 19 (5.97%) SQL Server 2012
5 16 (5.03%) PostgreSQL
6 14 (4.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 12 (3.77%) MongoDB
7 12 (3.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (2.20%) Relational Database
9 6 (1.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (1.89%) SQLite
10 4 (1.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (0.63%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (0.63%) DB2
11 2 (0.63%) NoSQL
11 2 (0.63%) Redis
12 1 (0.31%) GIS
12 1 (0.31%) QGIS
12 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 107 (33.65%) Git (software)
2 55 (17.30%) Subversion
3 44 (13.84%) Visual Studio
4 32 (10.06%) Team Foundation Server
5 30 (9.43%) Jenkins
6 29 (9.12%) JIRA
7 18 (5.66%) Mercurial
8 17 (5.35%) Eclipse
9 16 (5.03%) Grunt
10 13 (4.09%) JUnit
11 12 (3.77%) Jasmine
12 11 (3.46%) Maven
13 10 (3.14%) Bower
14 9 (2.83%) Protractor
15 8 (2.52%) GitLab
15 8 (2.52%) Karma Test Runner
15 8 (2.52%) Sublime Text
15 8 (2.52%) Visual Studio Code
16 7 (2.20%) NUnit
17 6 (1.89%) MSTest
General
1 44 (13.84%) Finance
2 26 (8.18%) Banking
3 13 (4.09%) Retail
4 4 (1.26%) Manufacturing
4 4 (1.26%) Marketing
5 3 (0.94%) Back Office
6 2 (0.63%) Legal
6 2 (0.63%) Retail Banking
6 2 (0.63%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.31%) Advertising
7 1 (0.31%) Electronics
7 1 (0.31%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 292 (91.82%) Developer
2 63 (19.81%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 59 (18.55%) .NET Developer
4 51 (16.04%) Java Developer
5 44 (13.84%) HTML Developer
6 41 (12.89%) C# Developer
7 39 (12.26%) JavaScript Developer
7 39 (12.26%) Web Developer
8 33 (10.38%) C# .NET Developer
9 31 (9.75%) UI Developer
10 27 (8.49%) HTML CSS Developer
11 25 (7.86%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 22 (6.92%) PHP Developer
13 21 (6.60%) ASP.NET Developer
14 18 (5.66%) Senior Developer
15 15 (4.72%) Designer
15 15 (4.72%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 15 (4.72%) SQL Developer
16 14 (4.40%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 14 (4.40%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 242 (76.10%) HTML
2 216 (67.92%) CSS
3 136 (42.77%) HTML5
4 122 (38.36%) .NET
5 88 (27.67%) AngularJS
6 87 (27.36%) XML
7 77 (24.21%) ASP.NET
8 70 (22.01%) Ajax
9 65 (20.44%) CSS3
10 64 (20.13%) Web Services
11 44 (13.84%) JSON
12 39 (12.26%) ASP.NET MVC
13 34 (10.69%) .NET Framework
14 33 (10.38%) SOAP
15 32 (10.06%) Spring
16 28 (8.81%) Entity Framework
17 24 (7.55%) D3.js
17 24 (7.55%) Sass
17 24 (7.55%) XSLT
18 23 (7.23%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 35 (11.01%) User Experience
2 16 (5.03%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (5.03%) Mobile App
3 11 (3.46%) N-Tier
4 8 (2.52%) iPad
5 7 (2.20%) Computer Science
6 6 (1.89%) W3C
7 5 (1.57%) NHS
8 4 (1.26%) Digital Media
8 4 (1.26%) Replication
9 3 (0.94%) Animation
9 3 (0.94%) IPTV
9 3 (0.94%) Online Banking
9 3 (0.94%) Video on Demand
9 3 (0.94%) Visualisation
9 3 (0.94%) Web 2.0
10 2 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.63%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.63%) Smartphone
11 1 (0.31%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 44 (13.84%) Linux
2 41 (12.89%) Windows
3 24 (7.55%) Unix
4 15 (4.72%) AIX
4 15 (4.72%) Mac OS
5 14 (4.40%) Apple iOS
5 14 (4.40%) Windows Vista
5 14 (4.40%) Windows XP
6 12 (3.77%) Android
7 9 (2.83%) Mac OS X
8 7 (2.20%) Windows Server
9 6 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (1.26%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.63%) CentOS
11 2 (0.63%) openSUSE
11 2 (0.63%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (38.99%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (33.02%) MVC
3 74 (23.27%) Continuous Integration
3 74 (23.27%) Front End Development
4 72 (22.64%) TDD
5 60 (18.87%) Unit Testing
6 48 (15.09%) OO
7 38 (11.95%) E-Commerce
8 34 (10.69%) Responsive Web Design
9 33 (10.38%) Web Design
10 32 (10.06%) OOP
11 29 (9.12%) Web Development
12 28 (8.81%) Scrum
13 26 (8.18%) BDD
14 23 (7.23%) CRM
15 20 (6.29%) Software Engineering
16 19 (5.97%) SEO
17 18 (5.66%) SDLC
18 16 (5.03%) Waterfall
19 15 (4.72%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 277 (87.11%) JavaScript
2 97 (30.50%) C#
3 86 (27.04%) Java
4 63 (19.81%) SQL
5 43 (13.52%) PHP
6 27 (8.49%) T-SQL
7 21 (6.60%) Objective-C
8 20 (6.29%) C++
9 18 (5.66%) C
10 16 (5.03%) VB.NET
11 15 (4.72%) Python
12 12 (3.77%) XPath
13 10 (3.14%) ES6
13 10 (3.14%) VB
14 9 (2.83%) FQL
14 9 (2.83%) PowerShell
15 7 (2.20%) Ruby
16 5 (1.57%) VBA
17 4 (1.26%) VBScript
18 3 (0.94%) Perl
Qualifications
1 24 (7.55%) Degree
2 18 (5.66%) Security Cleared
3 11 (3.46%) BC Cleared
4 10 (3.14%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (0.94%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.26%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (0.94%) WCAG
3 1 (0.31%) QA
3 1 (0.31%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (3.14%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.57%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 8 (2.52%) Puppet
2 1 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 30 (9.43%) Microsoft
2 13 (4.09%) Oracle
3 10 (3.14%) Adobe
4 6 (1.89%) hybris
5 5 (1.57%) Xamarin
6 4 (1.26%) Appcelerator
7 3 (0.94%) Atlassian
7 3 (0.94%) EPiServer
7 3 (0.94%) Google
7 3 (0.94%) OpenText
7 3 (0.94%) Perforce
8 2 (0.63%) Apple
8 2 (0.63%) DevExpress
8 2 (0.63%) IBM
8 2 (0.63%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.63%) SAP
8 2 (0.63%) Siebel
8 2 (0.63%) Tableau
8 2 (0.63%) Telerik
8 2 (0.63%) Zend
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