The table below looks at the statistics for jQuery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited jQuery over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
jQuery
Rank 25 29 21
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -8
Contract jobs citing jQuery 55 59 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 5.39% 5.78% 6.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.07% 26.34% 23.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 32 20
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£338 £288 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.39% -2.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £186 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £412 £388 £391
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-16.92% -7.14%
jQuery
Berkshire

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 Reading region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
261 224 201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 25.56% 21.94% 28.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 136 81
Average daily rate £363 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £181 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 8
Average hourly rate £19.00 - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

jQuery
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing jQuery across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

jQuery Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

jQuery
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing jQuery across the Reading region.

jQuery Daily Rate Trend in Reading

jQuery
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing jQuery across the Reading region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

jQuery Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

jQuery
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing jQuery across the Reading region.

jQuery Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

jQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 86 (86.87%) JavaScript
2 80 (80.81%) HTML
3 73 (73.74%) CSS
4 46 (46.46%) .NET
5 45 (45.45%) HTML5
6 42 (42.42%) CSS3
7 39 (39.39%) C#
8 34 (34.34%) MVC
9 31 (31.31%) Agile Software Development
10 30 (30.30%) ASP.NET
11 29 (29.29%) SQL Server
12 28 (28.28%) CMS
13 20 (20.20%) AngularJS
14 16 (16.16%) ASP.NET MVC
15 15 (15.15%) Git (software)
15 15 (15.15%) Subversion
16 14 (14.14%) Scrum
16 14 (14.14%) SQL
16 14 (14.14%) Java
16 14 (14.14%) PHP
16 14 (14.14%) Windows
17 12 (12.12%) Web Services
17 12 (12.12%) MySQL
17 12 (12.12%) OO
17 12 (12.12%) SharePoint
18 11 (11.11%) Microsoft
18 11 (11.11%) TDD
18 11 (11.11%) Sitecore CMS
18 11 (11.11%) Sitecore
19 10 (10.10%) SQL Server 2008

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 28 (28.28%) CMS
2 12 (12.12%) SharePoint
3 11 (11.11%) Sitecore CMS
4 10 (10.10%) Drupal
5 8 (8.08%) Apache
5 8 (8.08%) SharePoint 2013
6 7 (7.07%) Node.js
6 7 (7.07%) Tomcat
7 5 (5.05%) WordPress
8 4 (4.04%) Umbraco
9 3 (3.03%) SharePoint Server
9 3 (3.03%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (3.03%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (2.02%) Apache Solr
11 1 (1.01%) WebLogic
11 1 (1.01%) Liferay
11 1 (1.01%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (4.04%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.02%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.02%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.03%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.01%) Magento
2 1 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.03%) Office 365
3 1 (1.01%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.09%) Intranet
2 5 (5.05%) Internet
3 2 (2.02%) HTTP
4 1 (1.01%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.01%) ATM
4 1 (1.01%) SMTP
4 1 (1.01%) FTP
4 1 (1.01%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (29.29%) SQL Server
2 12 (12.12%) MySQL
3 10 (10.10%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (8.08%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (7.07%) MongoDB
6 6 (6.06%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (3.03%) RDBMS
7 3 (3.03%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.01%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.01%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.01%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 15 (15.15%) Subversion
1 15 (15.15%) Git (software)
2 9 (9.09%) Selenium
3 7 (7.07%) Eclipse
4 6 (6.06%) MSTest
4 6 (6.06%) NUnit
5 5 (5.05%) Jenkins
5 5 (5.05%) JUnit
5 5 (5.05%) Visual Studio
6 4 (4.04%) Maven
7 2 (2.02%) JIRA
7 2 (2.02%) Xcode
7 2 (2.02%) Grunt
8 1 (1.01%) Moq
8 1 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.01%) Firebug
8 1 (1.01%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (8.08%) Finance
2 5 (5.05%) Marketing
3 2 (2.02%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.01%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.01%) Banking
4 1 (1.01%) Retail
Job Titles
1 90 (90.91%) Developer
2 24 (24.24%) Web Developer
3 20 (20.20%) Front-End Developer
4 10 (10.10%) .NET Developer
5 9 (9.09%) Java Developer
6 7 (7.07%) JavaScript Developer
6 7 (7.07%) Senior Developer
7 6 (6.06%) PHP Developer
7 6 (6.06%) Sitecore Developer
8 5 (5.05%) SharePoint Developer
9 4 (4.04%) Front-End Web Developer
9 4 (4.04%) C# Developer
9 4 (4.04%) Mobile Web Developer
9 4 (4.04%) Mobile Developer
10 3 (3.03%) C# .NET Developer
10 3 (3.03%) WordPress Developer
10 3 (3.03%) Web Applications Developer
10 3 (3.03%) PHP Web Developer
10 3 (3.03%) Programmer
10 3 (3.03%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (80.81%) HTML
2 73 (73.74%) CSS
3 46 (46.46%) .NET
4 45 (45.45%) HTML5
5 42 (42.42%) CSS3
6 30 (30.30%) ASP.NET
7 20 (20.20%) AngularJS
8 16 (16.16%) ASP.NET MVC
9 12 (12.12%) Web Services
10 10 (10.10%) XML
11 9 (9.09%) Spring
11 9 (9.09%) Ajax
12 8 (8.08%) .NET Framework
12 8 (8.08%) KnockoutJS
13 7 (7.07%) Entity Framework
13 7 (7.07%) REST
13 7 (7.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 7 (7.07%) XHTML
14 6 (6.06%) Ext JS
14 6 (6.06%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.05%) Digital Media
2 4 (4.04%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.03%) iPad
3 3 (3.03%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.03%) User Experience
3 3 (3.03%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.03%) iPhone
4 2 (2.02%) Open Source
4 2 (2.02%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.01%) Taxonomies
5 1 (1.01%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 14 (14.14%) Windows
2 8 (8.08%) Linux
3 5 (5.05%) UNIX
4 3 (3.03%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.02%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (34.34%) MVC
2 31 (31.31%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (14.14%) Scrum
4 12 (12.12%) OO
5 11 (11.11%) TDD
6 9 (9.09%) Web Development
7 8 (8.08%) Unit Testing
8 7 (7.07%) Content Management
9 6 (6.06%) Automated Testing
9 6 (6.06%) E-Commerce
10 5 (5.05%) Migration
10 5 (5.05%) Responsive Web Design
11 4 (4.04%) Analytics
11 4 (4.04%) Mentoring
12 3 (3.03%) Coaching
12 3 (3.03%) B2B
12 3 (3.03%) B2C
12 3 (3.03%) Software Engineering
12 3 (3.03%) Email Marketing
12 3 (3.03%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 86 (86.87%) JavaScript
2 39 (39.39%) C#
3 14 (14.14%) Java
3 14 (14.14%) PHP
3 14 (14.14%) SQL
4 4 (4.04%) Python
5 3 (3.03%) Perl
6 2 (2.02%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.02%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.01%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.01%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 3 (3.03%) Degree
1 3 (3.03%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.01%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.06%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.01%) Puppet
1 1 (1.01%) Salt
Vendors
1 11 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 11 (11.11%) Sitecore
2 5 (5.05%) Oracle
3 3 (3.03%) Sencha
3 3 (3.03%) Google
3 3 (3.03%) Apple
4 2 (2.02%) Zend
5 1 (1.01%) Ektron
5 1 (1.01%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.01%) Telerik
5 1 (1.01%) Adobe
Reading, Berkshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Rate: £450 - £451 per hour
Posted: 18 days ago
Reading
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £325 per day + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Reading
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 27 days ago