The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 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 Reading 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
jQuery
Rank 44 32 69
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +37
Contract jobs citing jQuery 25 47 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 2.78% 4.91% 1.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.44% 18.80% 7.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 34 7
Average daily rate
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£388 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £241 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £432
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £301 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.97% +0.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £24.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.75 £32.75 £31.75
% change year-on-year
-12.21% +3.14%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
201 250 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 22.33% 26.10% 14.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 111 72
Average daily rate £350 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £324
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +0.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 5
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -33.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
jQuery
Berkshire

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 28 July 2014.

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 28 July 2014, 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 62 (87.32%) JavaScript
2 61 (85.92%) HTML
3 58 (81.69%) CSS
4 35 (49.30%) HTML5
5 25 (35.21%) C#
5 25 (35.21%) MVC
6 23 (32.39%) .NET
6 23 (32.39%) XML
6 23 (32.39%) Ajax
7 22 (30.99%) CSS3
8 18 (25.35%) JSON
9 17 (23.94%) Web Development
10 16 (22.54%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (22.54%) XHTML
10 16 (22.54%) ASP.NET
11 15 (21.13%) Microsoft
12 14 (19.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 13 (18.31%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 13 (18.31%) CMS
13 13 (18.31%) .NET Framework
14 11 (15.49%) Subversion
14 11 (15.49%) Windows
14 11 (15.49%) SQL Server
15 10 (14.08%) Scrum
15 10 (14.08%) Unit Testing
16 9 (12.68%) Microsoft Azure
16 9 (12.68%) Twitter
16 9 (12.68%) Web Application Development
16 9 (12.68%) TDD
16 9 (12.68%) Photoshop

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 13 (18.31%) CMS
2 5 (7.04%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.23%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (4.23%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (4.23%) IIS
4 2 (2.82%) Drupal
5 1 (1.41%) Alfresco
5 1 (1.41%) WordPress
5 1 (1.41%) Confluence
5 1 (1.41%) Node.js
Applications
1 9 (12.68%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.82%) MS Office
2 2 (2.82%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.82%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.23%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.68%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.23%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.49%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.45%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (8.45%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (5.63%) MySQL
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.41%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.41%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 11 (15.49%) Subversion
2 6 (8.45%) Firebug
2 6 (8.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (7.04%) Selenium
3 5 (7.04%) Eclipse
4 4 (5.63%) Dreamweaver
4 4 (5.63%) Visual Studio
4 4 (5.63%) JIRA
4 4 (5.63%) Jenkins
4 4 (5.63%) Grunt
5 2 (2.82%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.82%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (1.41%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.41%) PhoneGap
6 1 (1.41%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.41%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.41%) Artifactory
6 1 (1.41%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.41%) JSUnit
6 1 (1.41%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (12.68%) Finance
2 7 (9.86%) Publishing
3 4 (5.63%) Marketing
4 3 (4.23%) Games
5 2 (2.82%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 66 (92.96%) Developer
2 19 (26.76%) Web Developer
3 15 (21.13%) Front-End Developer
4 10 (14.08%) UI Developer
5 9 (12.68%) UI Programmer
6 8 (11.27%) .NET Developer
6 8 (11.27%) C# Developer
7 7 (9.86%) User Experience Developer
7 7 (9.86%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 7 (9.86%) Mobile Developer
8 6 (8.45%) JavaScript Developer
8 6 (8.45%) Applications Developer
8 6 (8.45%) Mobile Web Developer
9 5 (7.04%) Senior Developer
9 5 (7.04%) ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (5.63%) Web Applications Developer
10 4 (5.63%) Microsoft Developer
11 3 (4.23%) Senior JavaScript Developer
11 3 (4.23%) Senior Front-End Developer
11 3 (4.23%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (85.92%) HTML
2 58 (81.69%) CSS
3 35 (49.30%) HTML5
4 23 (32.39%) .NET
4 23 (32.39%) XML
4 23 (32.39%) Ajax
5 22 (30.99%) CSS3
6 18 (25.35%) JSON
7 16 (22.54%) XHTML
7 16 (22.54%) ASP.NET
8 14 (19.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 13 (18.31%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 13 (18.31%) .NET Framework
10 8 (11.27%) WCF
10 8 (11.27%) YUI
10 8 (11.27%) Sencha Touch
10 8 (11.27%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (9.86%) Web Services
11 7 (9.86%) DOM
12 6 (8.45%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.45%) Open Source
2 5 (7.04%) W3C
2 5 (7.04%) Blackberry
2 5 (7.04%) Smartphone
2 5 (7.04%) Digital Media
2 5 (7.04%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.23%) Wiki
4 2 (2.82%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.41%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.41%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.41%) Social Media
5 1 (1.41%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 11 (15.49%) Windows
2 7 (9.86%) Apple iOS
3 6 (8.45%) Android
4 4 (5.63%) Windows 8
5 2 (2.82%) Linux
6 1 (1.41%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (35.21%) MVC
2 17 (23.94%) Web Development
3 16 (22.54%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (14.08%) Scrum
4 10 (14.08%) Unit Testing
5 9 (12.68%) Web Application Development
5 9 (12.68%) TDD
6 6 (8.45%) Content Management
6 6 (8.45%) Validation
6 6 (8.45%) OO
6 6 (8.45%) Android Development
6 6 (8.45%) iOS Development
7 5 (7.04%) Time Management
8 4 (5.63%) BDD
8 4 (5.63%) Digital Marketing
8 4 (5.63%) Project Management
8 4 (5.63%) SEO
9 3 (4.23%) DSDM
9 3 (4.23%) Web Design
9 3 (4.23%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 62 (87.32%) JavaScript
2 25 (35.21%) C#
3 9 (12.68%) SQL
4 6 (8.45%) Java
5 5 (7.04%) PHP
6 1 (1.41%) C++
6 1 (1.41%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.41%) ActionScript
6 1 (1.41%) VBA
6 1 (1.41%) Python
6 1 (1.41%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.41%) Lua
Qualifications
1 2 (2.82%) Degree
1 2 (2.82%) SC Cleared
1 2 (2.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.86%) QA
2 5 (7.04%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (1.41%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (21.13%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.68%) Twitter
3 8 (11.27%) Sencha
3 8 (11.27%) Yahoo!
4 3 (4.23%) Open Text
4 3 (4.23%) Sitecore
4 3 (4.23%) Omniture
5 2 (2.82%) Adobe
6 1 (1.41%) Oracle
6 1 (1.41%) SAP
6 1 (1.41%) JBoss
6 1 (1.41%) Telerik
6 1 (1.41%) Google
6 1 (1.41%) Akamai
6 1 (1.41%) Syclo
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