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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
jQuery
Rank 46 32 25
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -7
Contract jobs citing jQuery 118 148 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 3.46% 5.47% 5.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.60% 19.81% 20.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 90 63
Average daily rate
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£318 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.28% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £374
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £40.57 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +102.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £32.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year
-11.72% -5.79%
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
808 747 606
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 23.72% 27.58% 26.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 512 419 332
Average daily rate £350 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 20 14
Average hourly rate £32.52 £40.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.70% +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.45 £21.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.06 £48.70 £29.97
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%

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 5 March 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 5 March 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
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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 -10 65 £318 -9.28% 120
Cheshire -11 27 £300 -11.43% 49
Lancashire -9 15 £328 -11.18% 16
Merseyside -11 4 £275 -8.33% 17
jQuery
England

jQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

1 238 (81.23%) JavaScript
2 221 (75.43%) HTML
3 200 (68.26%) CSS
4 123 (41.98%) MVC
5 117 (39.93%) C#
6 116 (39.59%) .NET
7 104 (35.49%) Agile Software Development
8 90 (30.72%) HTML5
9 87 (29.69%) ASP.NET
10 85 (29.01%) SQL Server
11 71 (24.23%) CSS3
12 70 (23.89%) Ajax
13 69 (23.55%) XML
14 64 (21.84%) Web Services
15 61 (20.82%) ASP.NET MVC
16 60 (20.48%) PHP
17 57 (19.45%) SQL
18 56 (19.11%) OO
19 53 (18.09%) TDD
20 52 (17.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 50 (17.06%) Java
22 43 (14.68%) Visual Studio
23 41 (13.99%) Git (software)
24 40 (13.65%) .NET Framework
24 40 (13.65%) MySQL
25 39 (13.31%) Scrum
26 38 (12.97%) Microsoft
26 38 (12.97%) AngularJS
27 37 (12.63%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
28 34 (11.60%) Web Development

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 23 (7.85%) CMS
2 15 (5.12%) Node.js
3 14 (4.78%) Apache
4 13 (4.44%) SharePoint
5 8 (2.73%) SharePoint 2013
5 8 (2.73%) Tomcat
5 8 (2.73%) WordPress
5 8 (2.73%) Drupal
6 7 (2.39%) Orchard CMS
7 6 (2.05%) IIS
8 5 (1.71%) Confluence
8 5 (1.71%) Apache Solr
8 5 (1.71%) Apache Spark
9 4 (1.37%) MQSeries
9 4 (1.37%) Umbraco
10 3 (1.02%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.68%) Sitecore CMS
12 1 (0.34%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.34%) Joomla!
12 1 (0.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 20 (6.83%) Photoshop
2 19 (6.48%) MS Excel
3 10 (3.41%) Adobe Illustrator
4 9 (3.07%) Mingle
5 6 (2.05%) Fireworks
6 5 (1.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (3.07%) Magento
2 3 (1.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.68%) SaaS
3 1 (0.34%) IaaS
3 1 (0.34%) GitHub
3 1 (0.34%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.71%) Intranet
2 3 (1.02%) Internet
3 2 (0.68%) HTTPS
3 2 (0.68%) SSH
4 1 (0.34%) FTP
4 1 (0.34%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (29.01%) SQL Server
2 40 (13.65%) MySQL
3 26 (8.87%) SQL Server 2008
4 19 (6.48%) RavenDB
5 13 (4.44%) Oracle Database
6 11 (3.75%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (1.37%) Big Data
8 3 (1.02%) MS Access
8 3 (1.02%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.68%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.68%) Couchbase
9 2 (0.68%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.34%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.34%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 43 (14.68%) Visual Studio
2 41 (13.99%) Git (software)
3 34 (11.60%) Subversion
4 14 (4.78%) Dreamweaver
5 13 (4.44%) JUnit
6 12 (4.10%) Axure RP
7 9 (3.07%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (2.05%) Jasmine
8 6 (2.05%) JIRA
8 6 (2.05%) NUnit
9 5 (1.71%) TeamCity
9 5 (1.71%) ReSharper
9 5 (1.71%) Selenium
9 5 (1.71%) Ant
9 5 (1.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 5 (1.71%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 4 (1.37%) Behat
10 4 (1.37%) Jenkins
11 3 (1.02%) Maven
11 3 (1.02%) Eclipse
General
1 20 (6.83%) Finance
2 10 (3.41%) Banking
3 8 (2.73%) Retail
4 7 (2.39%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.71%) Marketing
6 3 (1.02%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.02%) Games
6 3 (1.02%) Electronics
7 1 (0.34%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.34%) German Language
7 1 (0.34%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 255 (87.03%) Developer
2 60 (20.48%) .NET Developer
3 49 (16.72%) Web Developer
4 37 (12.63%) C# Developer
5 33 (11.26%) PHP Developer
6 32 (10.92%) Front-End Developer
7 24 (8.19%) Senior Developer
8 22 (7.51%) Java Developer
9 20 (6.83%) C# .NET Developer
9 20 (6.83%) ASP.NET Developer
10 16 (5.46%) Designer
11 15 (5.12%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 11 (3.75%) Front-End Web Developer
13 10 (3.41%) JavaScript Developer
13 10 (3.41%) Senior C# Developer
14 9 (3.07%) SharePoint Developer
14 9 (3.07%) UX Designer
15 8 (2.73%) UI Programmer
15 8 (2.73%) iOS Developer
15 8 (2.73%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 221 (75.43%) HTML
2 200 (68.26%) CSS
3 116 (39.59%) .NET
4 90 (30.72%) HTML5
5 87 (29.69%) ASP.NET
6 71 (24.23%) CSS3
7 70 (23.89%) Ajax
8 69 (23.55%) XML
9 64 (21.84%) Web Services
10 61 (20.82%) ASP.NET MVC
11 52 (17.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 40 (13.65%) .NET Framework
13 38 (12.97%) AngularJS
14 37 (12.63%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 32 (10.92%) XSLT
16 31 (10.58%) Spring
17 29 (9.90%) LINQ
17 29 (9.90%) XHTML
18 26 (8.87%) Sass
19 24 (8.19%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 25 (8.53%) Open Source
2 21 (7.17%) User Experience
3 18 (6.14%) NHS
4 17 (5.80%) Computer Science
5 14 (4.78%) Mobile App
6 11 (3.75%) Derivative
7 9 (3.07%) Management Information System
8 7 (2.39%) Web 2.0
8 7 (2.39%) N-Tier
8 7 (2.39%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (1.37%) Arduino
9 4 (1.37%) Embedded Systems
9 4 (1.37%) Mainframe
10 3 (1.02%) DTV
10 3 (1.02%) iPad
11 2 (0.68%) W3C
11 2 (0.68%) Data Protection Act
11 2 (0.68%) Freedom of Information Act
11 2 (0.68%) Freedom of Information
12 1 (0.34%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 21 (7.17%) Linux
2 17 (5.80%) Apple iOS
3 14 (4.78%) Windows
4 11 (3.75%) Android
5 6 (2.05%) Windows Phone
5 6 (2.05%) UNIX
6 4 (1.37%) Windows XP
6 4 (1.37%) AIX
6 4 (1.37%) Windows Vista
6 4 (1.37%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.34%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.34%) Debian
7 1 (0.34%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (41.98%) MVC
2 104 (35.49%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (19.11%) OO
4 53 (18.09%) TDD
5 39 (13.31%) Scrum
6 34 (11.60%) Web Development
7 28 (9.56%) BDD
8 26 (8.87%) Continuous Integration
9 25 (8.53%) OOP
10 24 (8.19%) Unit Testing
11 22 (7.51%) E-Commerce
12 19 (6.48%) Web Design
13 18 (6.14%) Mentoring
14 17 (5.80%) SOA
15 16 (5.46%) Software Engineering
16 14 (4.78%) iOS Development
17 11 (3.75%) Technical Architecture
17 11 (3.75%) Responsive Web Design
18 8 (2.73%) Workflow
19 7 (2.39%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 238 (81.23%) JavaScript
2 117 (39.93%) C#
3 60 (20.48%) PHP
4 57 (19.45%) SQL
5 50 (17.06%) Java
6 24 (8.19%) XPath
7 23 (7.85%) T-SQL
8 10 (3.41%) Ruby
9 9 (3.07%) C
9 9 (3.07%) C++
10 7 (2.39%) PHP5
11 5 (1.71%) VB
12 4 (1.37%) VBScript
12 4 (1.37%) PL/SQL
12 4 (1.37%) Objective-C
12 4 (1.37%) PowerShell
13 3 (1.02%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.68%) Python
14 2 (0.68%) XAML
15 1 (0.34%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 29 (9.90%) Degree
2 6 (2.05%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.68%) VCP4
3 2 (0.68%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.34%) QA
1 1 (0.34%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (0.68%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (0.68%) Puppet
1 2 (0.68%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 38 (12.97%) Microsoft
2 23 (7.85%) Oracle
3 11 (3.75%) Red Hat
4 8 (2.73%) Twitter
5 7 (2.39%) IBM
5 7 (2.39%) Adobe
6 6 (2.05%) TIBCO
6 6 (2.05%) Zend
6 6 (2.05%) Google
7 5 (1.71%) hybris
8 4 (1.37%) SAP
8 4 (1.37%) Atmel
9 3 (1.02%) Sitecore
10 2 (0.68%) Facebook
10 2 (0.68%) Xamarin
11 1 (0.34%) Telerik
11 1 (0.34%) EPiServer
11 1 (0.34%) HP
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