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 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
jQuery
Rank 50 26 31
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +5
Contract jobs citing jQuery 26 49 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 2.64% 5.59% 5.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.26% 23.11% 20.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 30 25
Average daily rate £375 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £248 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £425 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.00 £26.85 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+75.07% -17.40%
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
231 212 246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 23.45% 24.20% 24.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 129 140
Average daily rate £375 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 £35.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -
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 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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016, 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 44 (97.78%) JavaScript
2 40 (88.89%) CSS
3 33 (73.33%) HTML
4 21 (46.67%) HTML5
5 19 (42.22%) PHP
6 18 (40.00%) MySQL
7 16 (35.56%) MVC
7 16 (35.56%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (33.33%) .NET
8 15 (33.33%) CSS3
9 14 (31.11%) REST
9 14 (31.11%) Linux
10 13 (28.89%) Web Services
10 13 (28.89%) Git (software)
11 12 (26.67%) SQL
11 12 (26.67%) AngularJS
12 11 (24.44%) Scrum
13 10 (22.22%) C#
13 10 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 9 (20.00%) Ruby
14 9 (20.00%) SQL Server
14 9 (20.00%) Apache
15 8 (17.78%) Ruby on Rails
15 8 (17.78%) Data Protection
15 8 (17.78%) Cucumber
15 8 (17.78%) Front End Development
16 7 (15.56%) User Experience
16 7 (15.56%) SOAP
17 6 (13.33%) XML
17 6 (13.33%) OO

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 9 (20.00%) Apache
2 5 (11.11%) Node.js
3 4 (8.89%) Drupal
4 3 (6.67%) CMS
5 2 (4.44%) IIS
6 1 (2.22%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (2.22%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Magento
2 1 (2.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) GitHub
2 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.33%) HTTP
2 1 (2.22%) Internet
2 1 (2.22%) Skype
2 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (40.00%) MySQL
2 9 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (13.33%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (28.89%) Git (software)
2 8 (17.78%) Cucumber
3 4 (8.89%) Maven
3 4 (8.89%) RSpec
3 4 (8.89%) Selenium
3 4 (8.89%) Visual Studio
4 3 (6.67%) JIRA
5 2 (4.44%) Subversion
5 2 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.22%) Babel
6 1 (2.22%) gulp
6 1 (2.22%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.22%) Moq
6 1 (2.22%) MSTest
6 1 (2.22%) NUnit
6 1 (2.22%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 3 (6.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.44%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.22%) Electronics
3 1 (2.22%) Marketing
3 1 (2.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 39 (86.67%) Developer
2 10 (22.22%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 9 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 8 (17.78%) PHP Developer
4 8 (17.78%) Web Developer
5 7 (15.56%) C# Developer
6 5 (11.11%) Architect
6 5 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 5 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (11.11%) SQL Developer
7 4 (8.89%) PHP Web Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Senior Developer
8 3 (6.67%) Angular Developer
8 3 (6.67%) Drupal Developer
8 3 (6.67%) E-Commerce Architect
8 3 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (6.67%) Magento Developer
8 3 (6.67%) Technical Architect
9 2 (4.44%) HTML CSS Developer
9 2 (4.44%) Senior Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (88.89%) CSS
2 33 (73.33%) HTML
3 21 (46.67%) HTML5
4 15 (33.33%) .NET
4 15 (33.33%) CSS3
5 14 (31.11%) REST
6 13 (28.89%) Web Services
7 12 (26.67%) AngularJS
8 10 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 8 (17.78%) Ruby on Rails
10 7 (15.56%) SOAP
11 6 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web API
11 6 (13.33%) KnockoutJS
11 6 (13.33%) RESTful
11 6 (13.33%) XML
12 5 (11.11%) Hibernate
12 5 (11.11%) JSON
12 5 (11.11%) Laravel
12 5 (11.11%) Spring
13 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) User Experience
2 5 (11.11%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 14 (31.11%) Linux
2 5 (11.11%) Windows
3 3 (6.67%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (35.56%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (35.56%) MVC
2 11 (24.44%) Scrum
3 8 (17.78%) Data Protection
3 8 (17.78%) Front End Development
4 6 (13.33%) OO
4 6 (13.33%) SDLC
5 5 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (8.89%) E-Commerce
7 3 (6.67%) OOP
7 3 (6.67%) TDD
8 2 (4.44%) Build Automation
8 2 (4.44%) Channel Management
8 2 (4.44%) Data Modelling
8 2 (4.44%) OO PHP
8 2 (4.44%) Open Source
8 2 (4.44%) Secure Coding
8 2 (4.44%) Unit Testing
8 2 (4.44%) Web Development
8 2 (4.44%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 44 (97.78%) JavaScript
2 19 (42.22%) PHP
3 12 (26.67%) SQL
4 10 (22.22%) C#
5 9 (20.00%) Ruby
6 5 (11.11%) Java
7 4 (8.89%) Python
8 1 (2.22%) ES6
8 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.22%) TypeScript
Systems Management
1 3 (6.67%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 5 (11.11%) Sony
2 4 (8.89%) ATG
2 4 (8.89%) hybris
3 3 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.67%) Zend
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle
4 1 (2.22%) SAP
4 1 (2.22%) Splunk
4 1 (2.22%) Telerik