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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited jQuery over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
jQuery
England / North West
Rank 55 40 30
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -10
Contract jobs citing jQuery 82 152 163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 3.10% 3.95% 5.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.79% 15.06% 20.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 101 117
Median daily rate £360 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £448 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.60 £28.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-58.57% +7.69%

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
838 1009 805
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 31.65% 26.22% 25.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 571 622 522
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 41 23
Median hourly rate £55.00 £37.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.64% +64.44%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +11.94%

jQuery
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing jQuery as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 16 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing jQuery within the North West region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -22 40 £375 +7.14% 67
Cheshire -2 18 £338 +3.84% 23
Merseyside +8 13 £388 - 8
Lancashire +5 4 £253 -19.20% 14
jQuery
England

jQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing jQuery also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for jQuery.

1 157 (80.10%) JavaScript
2 151 (77.04%) HTML
3 139 (70.92%) CSS
4 107 (54.59%) Agile Software Development
5 95 (48.47%) C#
6 93 (47.45%) .NET
7 84 (42.86%) MVC
8 80 (40.82%) AngularJS
9 75 (38.27%) SQL Server
9 75 (38.27%) ASP.NET
10 70 (35.71%) HTML5
11 61 (31.12%) TDD
12 54 (27.55%) Scrum
13 51 (26.02%) SQL
14 50 (25.51%) CSS3
15 47 (23.98%) Front End Development
16 46 (23.47%) Java
17 40 (20.41%) Web Development
18 38 (19.39%) XML
19 35 (17.86%) E-Commerce
19 35 (17.86%) Spring
20 34 (17.35%) Git (software)
21 33 (16.84%) CMS
22 32 (16.33%) ASP.NET MVC
23 29 (14.80%) OO
24 26 (13.27%) JSON
25 25 (12.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
25 25 (12.76%) Ajax
25 25 (12.76%) Microsoft
25 25 (12.76%) PHP

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 33 (16.84%) CMS
2 12 (6.12%) Umbraco
3 10 (5.10%) SharePoint
4 8 (4.08%) WebSphere
5 7 (3.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 4 (2.04%) Apache
6 4 (2.04%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (2.04%) ColdFusion
7 3 (1.53%) Drupal
7 3 (1.53%) IIS
7 3 (1.53%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (1.53%) WordPress
8 2 (1.02%) JBoss
8 2 (1.02%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.02%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.02%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.02%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (0.51%) Magnolia
9 1 (0.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (4.08%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.57%) MS Office
3 6 (3.06%) InfoPath
4 2 (1.02%) InVision
5 1 (0.51%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.51%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.51%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.02%) Magento
3 1 (0.51%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.06%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (3.06%) PaaS
2 4 (2.04%) Google Analytics
3 3 (1.53%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.53%) SaaS
4 1 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.51%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.51%) GitHub
4 1 (0.51%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.55%) Internet
1 5 (2.55%) Intranet
2 4 (2.04%) Extranet
3 3 (1.53%) Kerberos
3 3 (1.53%) LDAP
3 3 (1.53%) Network Security
4 2 (1.02%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (38.27%) SQL Server
2 21 (10.71%) MySQL
3 11 (5.61%) Relational Database
3 11 (5.61%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (4.59%) SQL Server 2014
5 6 (3.06%) MongoDB
5 6 (3.06%) NoSQL
6 5 (2.55%) RDBMS
7 4 (2.04%) DB2
7 4 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.51%) Couchbase
10 1 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.51%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.51%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 34 (17.35%) Git (software)
2 24 (12.24%) Team Foundation Server
3 23 (11.73%) Grunt
4 21 (10.71%) Cucumber
5 19 (9.69%) gulp
5 19 (9.69%) Subversion
6 15 (7.65%) Selenium
7 13 (6.63%) Visual Studio
8 9 (4.59%) Eclipse
8 9 (4.59%) JUnit
9 6 (3.06%) Jenkins
9 6 (3.06%) JIRA
10 5 (2.55%) Maven
10 5 (2.55%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
11 4 (2.04%) Mercurial
11 4 (2.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 3 (1.53%) Gradle
12 3 (1.53%) IntelliJ
12 3 (1.53%) NuGet
12 3 (1.53%) SonarQube
General
1 19 (9.69%) Finance
2 7 (3.57%) Banking
3 6 (3.06%) Advertising
4 4 (2.04%) Marketing
5 2 (1.02%) Retail
6 1 (0.51%) Legal
6 1 (0.51%) Local Government
6 1 (0.51%) Prime Brokerage
6 1 (0.51%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 181 (92.35%) Developer
2 53 (27.04%) .NET Developer
3 44 (22.45%) C# Developer
4 33 (16.84%) C# .NET Developer
5 31 (15.82%) Java Developer
6 30 (15.31%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 26 (13.27%) Angular Developer
8 25 (12.76%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 24 (12.24%) Senior Developer
10 23 (11.73%) JavaScript Developer
11 21 (10.71%) HTML Developer
12 20 (10.20%) HTML CSS Developer
13 17 (8.67%) ASP.NET Developer
14 13 (6.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 12 (6.12%) Web Developer
16 11 (5.61%) Umbraco Developer
17 10 (5.10%) SQL Developer
18 8 (4.08%) Senior .NET Developer
18 8 (4.08%) Senior C# .NET Developer
18 8 (4.08%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 151 (77.04%) HTML
2 139 (70.92%) CSS
3 93 (47.45%) .NET
4 80 (40.82%) AngularJS
5 75 (38.27%) ASP.NET
6 70 (35.71%) HTML5
7 50 (25.51%) CSS3
8 38 (19.39%) XML
9 35 (17.86%) Spring
10 32 (16.33%) ASP.NET MVC
11 26 (13.27%) JSON
12 25 (12.76%) Ajax
12 25 (12.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 24 (12.24%) .NET Framework
14 20 (10.20%) RESTful
15 18 (9.18%) ASP.NET Web API
16 16 (8.16%) Entity Framework
16 16 (8.16%) SOAP
16 16 (8.16%) WCF
16 16 (8.16%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.69%) User Experience
2 6 (3.06%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (1.53%) Data Structures
3 3 (1.53%) Digital Media
3 3 (1.53%) Fintech
4 2 (1.02%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.02%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (1.02%) Web 2.0
5 1 (0.51%) Clustering
5 1 (0.51%) DataPower
5 1 (0.51%) Derivative
5 1 (0.51%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.51%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.51%) Smart Meter
5 1 (0.51%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 11 (5.61%) Linux
1 11 (5.61%) Windows
2 5 (2.55%) Unix
3 4 (2.04%) Windows Server
4 3 (1.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.02%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.51%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (54.59%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (42.86%) MVC
3 61 (31.12%) TDD
4 54 (27.55%) Scrum
5 47 (23.98%) Front End Development
6 40 (20.41%) Web Development
7 35 (17.86%) E-Commerce
8 29 (14.80%) OO
9 20 (10.20%) BDD
9 20 (10.20%) Continuous Integration
10 19 (9.69%) Responsive Web Design
10 19 (9.69%) SDLC
11 18 (9.18%) Kanban
12 17 (8.67%) Content Management
13 16 (8.16%) Unit Testing
14 15 (7.65%) Enterprise Architecture
14 15 (7.65%) Pair Programming
15 14 (7.14%) Dependency Injection
16 13 (6.63%) Data Modelling
16 13 (6.63%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 157 (80.10%) JavaScript
2 95 (48.47%) C#
3 51 (26.02%) SQL
4 46 (23.47%) Java
5 25 (12.76%) PHP
6 10 (5.10%) VB.NET
7 8 (4.08%) Python
8 6 (3.06%) Ruby
8 6 (3.06%) T-SQL
9 5 (2.55%) Perl
9 5 (2.55%) PowerShell
10 4 (2.04%) CFML
10 4 (2.04%) PL/SQL
10 4 (2.04%) TypeScript
11 3 (1.53%) Go
12 1 (0.51%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.51%) C++
12 1 (0.51%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.51%) VB
12 1 (0.51%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 6 (3.06%) Degree
2 4 (2.04%) SC Cleared
2 4 (2.04%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.51%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.53%) PCI DSS
1 3 (1.53%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.53%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.51%) Varnish
2 1 (0.51%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (1.53%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.51%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 25 (12.76%) Microsoft
2 18 (9.18%) Oracle
3 14 (7.14%) hybris
4 12 (6.12%) ATG
5 5 (2.55%) Google
5 5 (2.55%) Sitecore
6 4 (2.04%) Adobe
6 4 (2.04%) Nintex
6 4 (2.04%) Perforce
7 3 (1.53%) Ektron
7 3 (1.53%) Red Hat
7 3 (1.53%) Telerik
7 3 (1.53%) Zend
8 2 (1.02%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.51%) IBM
9 1 (0.51%) Kony
9 1 (0.51%) Sybase
9 1 (0.51%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.51%) Yahoo!
Liverpool, Merseyside
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Rate: £280 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
FT Select
Rate: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago