The table below looks at the statistics for jQuery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited jQuery over the 3 months to 30 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
jQuery
Rank 38 35 39
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Contract jobs citing jQuery 112 91 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 4.18% 4.07% 4.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.23% 15.64% 15.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 49 55
Average daily rate
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£358 £283 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.54% -9.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £210 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £350 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £315 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.93% +1.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Average hourly rate £17.50 £32.50 £38.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.15% -16.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £32.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +3.17%
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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 Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
650 582 565
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 24.25% 26.01% 27.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 378 304 329
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 4
Average hourly rate £45.00 £32.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £13.50 £37.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.25 £63.75 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

jQuery
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

jQuery Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

jQuery
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

jQuery Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

jQuery
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

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

jQuery Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

jQuery
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

jQuery Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

jQuery
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing jQuery within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Edinburgh +5 55 £375 +20.00% 9
Glasgow +1 41 £340 +43.15% 26
West Lothian -1 3 £275 -22.83%
Stirling -8 3 £400 +33.33% 1
Dundee +7 2 £323 +17.27% 1
Aberdeen - - - - 2
Falkirk - - - -
Renfrewshire - - - -
South Lanarkshire - - - -
East Ayrshire - - - -
jQuery
UK

jQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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.

1 188 (82.46%) HTML
2 168 (73.68%) JavaScript
2 168 (73.68%) CSS
3 87 (38.16%) Agile Software Development
4 80 (35.09%) .NET
5 74 (32.46%) HTML5
6 72 (31.58%) C#
7 61 (26.75%) SQL Server
8 60 (26.32%) CSS3
9 58 (25.44%) TDD
10 56 (24.56%) Java
10 56 (24.56%) ASP.NET
11 55 (24.12%) MVC
12 51 (22.37%) Finance
13 43 (18.86%) XML
13 43 (18.86%) HTTP
14 41 (17.98%) Web Design
15 36 (15.79%) Backbone.js
16 35 (15.35%) AngularJS
17 33 (14.47%) Banking
18 32 (14.04%) SQL
19 31 (13.60%) JSF
20 29 (12.72%) Java EE
20 29 (12.72%) CMS
21 28 (12.28%) J2EE
22 27 (11.84%) RichFaces
23 26 (11.40%) KnockoutJS
24 25 (10.96%) JSP
25 24 (10.53%) OO
25 24 (10.53%) Ajax

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 29 (12.72%) CMS
2 16 (7.02%) JBoss
3 13 (5.70%) SharePoint
4 11 (4.82%) Umbraco
5 10 (4.39%) Apache
5 10 (4.39%) SharePoint 2013
6 8 (3.51%) WebLogic
6 8 (3.51%) SharePoint 2010
7 6 (2.63%) GlassFish
7 6 (2.63%) Adobe CQ
8 5 (2.19%) Tomcat
9 4 (1.75%) Drupal
9 4 (1.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 3 (1.32%) WordPress
10 3 (1.32%) WebSphere
10 3 (1.32%) IIS
11 2 (0.88%) WebLogic Portal
11 2 (0.88%) WebLogic Integration
11 2 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.88%) FileNet
Applications
1 2 (0.88%) MS Excel
1 2 (0.88%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.44%) Adobe After Effects
2 1 (0.44%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.44%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.44%) InDesign
2 1 (0.44%) Adobe Premiere
2 1 (0.44%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 2 (0.88%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 43 (18.86%) HTTP
2 18 (7.89%) HTTPS
3 7 (3.07%) Intranet
4 5 (2.19%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (26.75%) SQL Server
2 15 (6.58%) MySQL
3 12 (5.26%) Relational Database
4 11 (4.82%) RDBMS
5 9 (3.95%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (3.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (3.51%) Oracle Database
7 7 (3.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (1.75%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (1.75%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (1.32%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.88%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.88%) Big Data
11 1 (0.44%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.44%) JasperReports
11 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.44%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.44%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 23 (10.09%) Git (software)
2 18 (7.89%) Jasmine
3 15 (6.58%) Grunt
4 14 (6.14%) Cucumber
5 12 (5.26%) Visual Studio
6 11 (4.82%) RSpec
7 6 (2.63%) Maven
7 6 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (2.19%) Subversion
9 4 (1.75%) NUnit
9 4 (1.75%) Oracle APEX
10 3 (1.32%) Moq
10 3 (1.32%) MSTest
10 3 (1.32%) JIRA
10 3 (1.32%) JUnit
11 2 (0.88%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.88%) Selenium
11 2 (0.88%) TeamCity
11 2 (0.88%) Jenkins
12 1 (0.44%) Trac
General
1 51 (22.37%) Finance
2 33 (14.47%) Banking
3 9 (3.95%) Retail
4 2 (0.88%) Manufacturing
4 2 (0.88%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.44%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.44%) Billing
5 1 (0.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 216 (94.74%) Developer
2 49 (21.49%) .NET Developer
3 45 (19.74%) Front-End Developer
4 35 (15.35%) Web Developer
5 29 (12.72%) Senior Developer
6 27 (11.84%) UI Developer
6 27 (11.84%) UI Programmer
7 26 (11.40%) Java Developer
8 17 (7.46%) C# Developer
8 17 (7.46%) C# .NET Developer
9 16 (7.02%) JavaScript Developer
10 12 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
11 11 (4.82%) Ruby on Rails Developer
11 11 (4.82%) SharePoint Developer
12 10 (4.39%) Programmer
12 10 (4.39%) Senior UI Developer
13 7 (3.07%) Ruby Developer
13 7 (3.07%) Front-End Web Developer
14 6 (2.63%) Software Developer
14 6 (2.63%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 188 (82.46%) HTML
2 168 (73.68%) CSS
3 80 (35.09%) .NET
4 74 (32.46%) HTML5
5 60 (26.32%) CSS3
6 56 (24.56%) ASP.NET
7 43 (18.86%) XML
8 36 (15.79%) Backbone.js
9 35 (15.35%) AngularJS
10 31 (13.60%) JSF
11 29 (12.72%) Java EE
12 28 (12.28%) J2EE
13 27 (11.84%) RichFaces
14 26 (11.40%) KnockoutJS
15 25 (10.96%) JSP
16 24 (10.53%) Ajax
17 23 (10.09%) .NET Framework
17 23 (10.09%) Web Services
18 19 (8.33%) YUI
18 19 (8.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (6.58%) Computer Science
2 10 (4.39%) User Experience
3 6 (2.63%) Visualisation
3 6 (2.63%) Mobile App
4 4 (1.75%) Web 2.0
4 4 (1.75%) Social Network
5 2 (0.88%) Clustering
5 2 (0.88%) N-Tier
5 2 (0.88%) DataPower
5 2 (0.88%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (0.88%) Open Source
6 1 (0.44%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.44%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.44%) Semantic Web
6 1 (0.44%) FMCG
6 1 (0.44%) Animation
6 1 (0.44%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.44%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 8 (3.51%) Linux
2 5 (2.19%) UNIX
2 5 (2.19%) Windows
3 2 (0.88%) Mac OS X
3 2 (0.88%) AIX
3 2 (0.88%) Solaris
4 1 (0.44%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (38.16%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (25.44%) TDD
3 55 (24.12%) MVC
4 41 (17.98%) Web Design
5 24 (10.53%) OO
6 23 (10.09%) Scrum
6 23 (10.09%) Responsive Web Design
7 20 (8.77%) Web Development
8 15 (6.58%) Test Automation
9 12 (5.26%) Time Management
9 12 (5.26%) BDD
10 10 (4.39%) OOD
10 10 (4.39%) Unit Testing
11 9 (3.95%) SOA
12 8 (3.51%) UML
12 8 (3.51%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (3.51%) Mentoring
13 7 (3.07%) Waterfall
13 7 (3.07%) Document Management
14 6 (2.63%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 168 (73.68%) JavaScript
2 72 (31.58%) C#
3 56 (24.56%) Java
4 32 (14.04%) SQL
5 11 (4.82%) CoffeeScript
5 11 (4.82%) Ruby
6 10 (4.39%) T-SQL
7 8 (3.51%) PL/SQL
8 7 (3.07%) PHP
9 5 (2.19%) XPath
10 4 (1.75%) Jython
10 4 (1.75%) Groovy
11 3 (1.32%) VB
12 2 (0.88%) Python
12 2 (0.88%) VBA
13 1 (0.44%) Scala
13 1 (0.44%) PHP5
13 1 (0.44%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.44%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.44%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 19 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.75%) WCAG
2 3 (1.32%) WAI
3 1 (0.44%) QA
Vendors
1 23 (10.09%) Microsoft
2 18 (7.89%) Oracle
3 4 (1.75%) Adobe
4 3 (1.32%) Twitter
4 3 (1.32%) IBM
5 2 (0.88%) Lotus
5 2 (0.88%) Sybase
5 2 (0.88%) Yahoo!
5 2 (0.88%) Google
5 2 (0.88%) Kony
6 1 (0.44%) Ektron
6 1 (0.44%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.44%) Pega
6 1 (0.44%) Telerik
6 1 (0.44%) Cognos
6 1 (0.44%) Infragistics
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