The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the North West region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
jQuery
Rank 35 31 37
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Contract jobs citing jQuery 129 131 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 4.25% 4.91% 4.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.89% 17.10% 14.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 81 95
Average daily rate
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£325 £300 £286
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +4.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £389 £375 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £308 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.69% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 2
Average hourly rate £28.75 £22.00 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.68% +20.54%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.13 £32.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.12% +2.34%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
721 766 989
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 23.76% 28.69% 30.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 443 410 537
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 £250 £250 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 18 36
Average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £30.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.75 £13.61 £16.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £43.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.81%
jQuery
England

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 25 July 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
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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 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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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 91 £325 +8.33% 72
Merseyside +13 16 £356 +12.20% 18
Cheshire -15 13 £273 -16.15% 28
Lancashire -27 5 - - 10
jQuery
England

jQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 239 (83.57%) HTML
2 236 (82.52%) JavaScript
3 218 (76.22%) CSS
4 159 (55.59%) .NET
5 131 (45.80%) C#
6 116 (40.56%) HTML5
7 109 (38.11%) MVC
8 96 (33.57%) ASP.NET
9 74 (25.87%) SQL Server
10 70 (24.48%) CSS3
11 59 (20.63%) SQL
12 57 (19.93%) TDD
13 54 (18.88%) Web Services
14 47 (16.43%) ASP.NET MVC
15 46 (16.08%) Java
16 44 (15.38%) .NET Framework
17 42 (14.69%) Ajax
17 42 (14.69%) Agile Software Development
18 41 (14.34%) Scrum
19 39 (13.64%) XML
20 37 (12.94%) MySQL
20 37 (12.94%) WCF
21 35 (12.24%) PHP
22 32 (11.19%) E-Commerce
22 32 (11.19%) Spring
23 31 (10.84%) Visual Studio
24 30 (10.49%) SharePoint
25 29 (10.14%) Web Development
26 27 (9.44%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
27 26 (9.09%) Adobe

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 30 (10.49%) SharePoint
2 19 (6.64%) CMS
3 18 (6.29%) SharePoint 2010
4 10 (3.50%) SharePoint 2013
4 10 (3.50%) Apache
5 9 (3.15%) IIS
5 9 (3.15%) WordPress
6 8 (2.80%) Tomcat
7 7 (2.45%) Drupal
7 7 (2.45%) Umbraco
8 6 (2.10%) WebLogic
9 5 (1.75%) MQSeries
9 5 (1.75%) Escenic
9 5 (1.75%) WebSphere
9 5 (1.75%) Adobe CQ
10 3 (1.05%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (0.70%) Node.js
11 2 (0.70%) Sitecore CMS
12 1 (0.35%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.35%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 19 (6.64%) Photoshop
1 19 (6.64%) Adobe Illustrator
2 6 (2.10%) InfoPath
3 4 (1.40%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.35%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.35%) InDesign
4 1 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (3.15%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.80%) Internet
2 3 (1.05%) SMTP
3 2 (0.70%) Kerberos
3 2 (0.70%) Intranet
4 1 (0.35%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (25.87%) SQL Server
2 37 (12.94%) MySQL
3 21 (7.34%) Relational Database
4 20 (6.99%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (4.20%) SQL Server 2005
6 11 (3.85%) RDBMS
7 10 (3.50%) RavenDB
7 10 (3.50%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (2.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (2.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (1.75%) Hadoop
10 5 (1.75%) Big Data
10 5 (1.75%) Oracle Database
11 4 (1.40%) NoSQL
12 3 (1.05%) MongoDB
12 3 (1.05%) SQL Server 2000
12 3 (1.05%) SQLPlus
12 3 (1.05%) InterSystems Cache
13 2 (0.70%) Crystal Reports
13 2 (0.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 31 (10.84%) Visual Studio
2 20 (6.99%) Git (software)
3 14 (4.90%) ReSharper
4 12 (4.20%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (3.85%) Subversion
6 9 (3.15%) Moq
7 8 (2.80%) NUnit
8 6 (2.10%) SpecFlow
8 6 (2.10%) Selenium
9 5 (1.75%) JUnit
10 4 (1.40%) Maven
10 4 (1.40%) JIRA
10 4 (1.40%) TeamCity
10 4 (1.40%) Mercurial
10 4 (1.40%) Mockito
11 3 (1.05%) Axure RP
11 3 (1.05%) Eclipse
11 3 (1.05%) Dreamweaver
12 2 (0.70%) Cucumber
13 1 (0.35%) Gerrit
General
1 25 (8.74%) Finance
2 10 (3.50%) Telecoms
3 8 (2.80%) Retail
4 7 (2.45%) Games
5 6 (2.10%) Banking
6 5 (1.75%) Marketing
7 4 (1.40%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.70%) Local Government
8 2 (0.70%) Legal
9 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 269 (94.06%) Developer
2 73 (25.52%) .NET Developer
3 62 (21.68%) Front-End Developer
4 49 (17.13%) Web Developer
5 35 (12.24%) Java Developer
6 24 (8.39%) C# Developer
7 22 (7.69%) SharePoint Developer
8 21 (7.34%) Front-End Web Developer
9 19 (6.64%) Senior Developer
10 17 (5.94%) C# .NET Developer
11 12 (4.20%) ASP.NET Developer
12 11 (3.85%) Senior Java Developer
12 11 (3.85%) Analyst
12 11 (3.85%) Software Developer
12 11 (3.85%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 10 (3.50%) Designer
13 10 (3.50%) PHP Developer
14 8 (2.80%) UI Developer
15 7 (2.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 7 (2.45%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 239 (83.57%) HTML
2 218 (76.22%) CSS
3 159 (55.59%) .NET
4 116 (40.56%) HTML5
5 96 (33.57%) ASP.NET
6 70 (24.48%) CSS3
7 54 (18.88%) Web Services
8 47 (16.43%) ASP.NET MVC
9 44 (15.38%) .NET Framework
10 42 (14.69%) Ajax
11 39 (13.64%) XML
12 37 (12.94%) WCF
13 32 (11.19%) Spring
14 27 (9.44%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 23 (8.04%) JSON
16 22 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 21 (7.34%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 20 (6.99%) J2EE
19 19 (6.64%) XHTML
19 19 (6.64%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 9 (3.15%) Open Source
1 9 (3.15%) Computer Science
2 8 (2.80%) Inversion of Control
3 6 (2.10%) Mobile App
4 5 (1.75%) Animation
5 4 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (1.40%) IPTV
5 4 (1.40%) NHS
5 4 (1.40%) W3C
6 3 (1.05%) N-Tier
6 3 (1.05%) Web 2.0
6 3 (1.05%) Online Banking
6 3 (1.05%) Social Media
6 3 (1.05%) New Media
7 2 (0.70%) Online Gambling
7 2 (0.70%) Digital Media
7 2 (0.70%) Taxonomies
7 2 (0.70%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.70%) Mobile Games
7 2 (0.70%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 13 (4.55%) Windows
2 10 (3.50%) Linux
3 4 (1.40%) Fedora
3 4 (1.40%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (1.05%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.35%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.35%) UNIX
5 1 (0.35%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (38.11%) MVC
2 57 (19.93%) TDD
3 42 (14.69%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (14.34%) Scrum
5 32 (11.19%) E-Commerce
6 29 (10.14%) Web Development
7 26 (9.09%) OOP
7 26 (9.09%) OO
8 25 (8.74%) Responsive Web Design
9 24 (8.39%) Web Design
10 15 (5.24%) OOD
11 13 (4.55%) Unit Testing
11 13 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (3.85%) Domain-Driven Design
13 10 (3.50%) SEO
13 10 (3.50%) Software Engineering
14 9 (3.15%) Dependency Injection
15 8 (2.80%) BDD
15 8 (2.80%) Time Management
15 8 (2.80%) CQRS
Programming Languages
1 236 (82.52%) JavaScript
2 131 (45.80%) C#
3 59 (20.63%) SQL
4 46 (16.08%) Java
5 35 (12.24%) PHP
6 10 (3.50%) PowerShell
7 8 (2.80%) VB.NET
8 7 (2.45%) XPath
9 6 (2.10%) VB
9 6 (2.10%) T-SQL
9 6 (2.10%) Scala
10 4 (1.40%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.05%) Python
11 3 (1.05%) Ruby
12 2 (0.70%) CoffeeScript
12 2 (0.70%) TypeScript
12 2 (0.70%) VB6
12 2 (0.70%) PHP5
12 2 (0.70%) C
12 2 (0.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 25 (8.74%) Degree
2 4 (1.40%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.05%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.35%) Varnish
Vendors
1 26 (9.09%) Adobe
2 22 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 19 (6.64%) Oracle
4 13 (4.55%) Orchard
5 10 (3.50%) JBoss
6 7 (2.45%) TIBCO
6 7 (2.45%) Twitter
7 6 (2.10%) Zend
8 4 (1.40%) Endeca
8 4 (1.40%) hybris
8 4 (1.40%) FatWire
9 3 (1.05%) Sitecore
9 3 (1.05%) Telerik
10 2 (0.70%) Google
10 2 (0.70%) Sencha
10 2 (0.70%) Facebook
10 2 (0.70%) Vertica
10 2 (0.70%) Sony
11 1 (0.35%) Open Text
11 1 (0.35%) SAP
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