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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
jQuery
Rank 49 45 46
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Contract jobs citing jQuery 83 90 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 3.00% 3.70% 3.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.43% 13.27% 12.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 41 50
Average daily rate
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£351 £298 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.81% -8.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £210 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £350 £439
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Average hourly rate £19.50 £58.75 £38.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-66.80% +51.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.90 £37.75 £37.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.10 £79.75 £39.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £32.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-23.07% -1.51%
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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
618 678 592
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 22.36% 27.90% 28.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 371 368 322
Average daily rate £375 £323 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.27% +1.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £238 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 11
Average hourly rate £45.00 £32.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -18.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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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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 +11 50 £350 +7.76% 12
Glasgow -9 28 £388 +42.85% 19
Dundee +1 1 £325 - 1
West Lothian -5 1 - -
East Ayrshire - - - -
Aberdeen - - - - 1
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jQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 187 (79.24%) HTML
2 174 (73.73%) JavaScript
3 171 (72.46%) CSS
4 96 (40.68%) Agile Software Development
5 83 (35.17%) .NET
6 73 (30.93%) HTML5
7 71 (30.08%) C#
8 62 (26.27%) TDD
9 60 (25.42%) Java
9 60 (25.42%) CSS3
10 59 (25.00%) ASP.NET
11 57 (24.15%) SQL Server
12 52 (22.03%) Finance
13 49 (20.76%) MVC
14 44 (18.64%) XML
15 43 (18.22%) HTTP
16 41 (17.37%) Web Design
17 37 (15.68%) JSF
18 35 (14.83%) Backbone.js
19 34 (14.41%) AngularJS
19 34 (14.41%) Java EE
20 33 (13.98%) Banking
20 33 (13.98%) J2EE
20 33 (13.98%) SQL
21 32 (13.56%) CMS
22 30 (12.71%) RichFaces
23 27 (11.44%) JSP
24 26 (11.02%) OO
24 26 (11.02%) KnockoutJS
25 25 (10.59%) Scrum

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 32 (13.56%) CMS
2 19 (8.05%) JBoss
3 15 (6.36%) SharePoint
4 14 (5.93%) Umbraco
5 10 (4.24%) SharePoint 2010
5 10 (4.24%) SharePoint 2013
6 9 (3.81%) Apache
6 9 (3.81%) WebLogic
7 8 (3.39%) Tomcat
8 7 (2.97%) Adobe CQ
8 7 (2.97%) GlassFish
9 5 (2.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 4 (1.69%) WordPress
11 3 (1.27%) Drupal
12 2 (0.85%) WebSphere Application Server
12 2 (0.85%) Confluence
12 2 (0.85%) Node.js
12 2 (0.85%) IIS
12 2 (0.85%) IBM Notes
12 2 (0.85%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 5 (2.12%) Photoshop
2 4 (1.69%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.85%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.85%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.42%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.42%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.42%) InDesign
4 1 (0.42%) Adobe Premiere
4 1 (0.42%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 2 (0.85%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.42%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 43 (18.22%) HTTP
2 18 (7.63%) HTTPS
3 8 (3.39%) Intranet
4 5 (2.12%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (24.15%) SQL Server
2 15 (6.36%) MySQL
3 13 (5.51%) Relational Database
4 12 (5.08%) RDBMS
5 11 (4.66%) Oracle Database
6 10 (4.24%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (4.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (2.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (2.97%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (2.12%) Oracle Database 10g
9 4 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (1.27%) MongoDB
10 3 (1.27%) NoSQL
11 2 (0.85%) Big Data
11 2 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.42%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.42%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.42%) JasperReports
12 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.42%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 22 (9.32%) Git (software)
2 17 (7.20%) Jasmine
3 15 (6.36%) Grunt
4 14 (5.93%) Cucumber
5 11 (4.66%) Visual Studio
6 10 (4.24%) RSpec
7 7 (2.97%) Subversion
7 7 (2.97%) Maven
8 5 (2.12%) Oracle APEX
8 5 (2.12%) Eclipse
8 5 (2.12%) JUnit
8 5 (2.12%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (1.69%) NUnit
9 4 (1.69%) Dreamweaver
9 4 (1.69%) JIRA
10 3 (1.27%) Selenium
10 3 (1.27%) MSTest
10 3 (1.27%) Moq
11 2 (0.85%) Mockito
11 2 (0.85%) NetBeans
General
1 52 (22.03%) Finance
2 33 (13.98%) Banking
3 9 (3.81%) Retail
4 2 (0.85%) Manufacturing
4 2 (0.85%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.85%) Marketing
5 1 (0.42%) Games
5 1 (0.42%) Billing
5 1 (0.42%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 217 (91.95%) Developer
2 46 (19.49%) .NET Developer
3 45 (19.07%) Front-End Developer
4 36 (15.25%) Web Developer
5 33 (13.98%) Java Developer
6 30 (12.71%) Senior Developer
7 27 (11.44%) UI Developer
8 26 (11.02%) UI Programmer
9 16 (6.78%) C# .NET Developer
9 16 (6.78%) C# Developer
10 15 (6.36%) JavaScript Developer
11 13 (5.51%) SharePoint Developer
12 12 (5.08%) ASP.NET Developer
13 10 (4.24%) Senior UI Developer
13 10 (4.24%) Ruby on Rails Developer
14 9 (3.81%) Designer
14 9 (3.81%) Programmer
15 7 (2.97%) Front-End Web Developer
16 6 (2.54%) Ruby Developer
16 6 (2.54%) Umbraco Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 187 (79.24%) HTML
2 171 (72.46%) CSS
3 83 (35.17%) .NET
4 73 (30.93%) HTML5
5 60 (25.42%) CSS3
6 59 (25.00%) ASP.NET
7 44 (18.64%) XML
8 37 (15.68%) JSF
9 35 (14.83%) Backbone.js
10 34 (14.41%) AngularJS
10 34 (14.41%) Java EE
11 33 (13.98%) J2EE
12 30 (12.71%) RichFaces
13 27 (11.44%) JSP
14 26 (11.02%) KnockoutJS
15 25 (10.59%) .NET Framework
16 24 (10.17%) Ajax
17 23 (9.75%) Spring
17 23 (9.75%) Web Services
18 19 (8.05%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (6.36%) Computer Science
2 13 (5.51%) User Experience
3 6 (2.54%) Mobile App
3 6 (2.54%) Visualisation
4 4 (1.69%) Social Network
4 4 (1.69%) Web 2.0
5 2 (0.85%) N-Tier
5 2 (0.85%) Clustering
5 2 (0.85%) DataPower
5 2 (0.85%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.42%) Semantic Web
6 1 (0.42%) Open Source
6 1 (0.42%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.42%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.42%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.42%) W3C
6 1 (0.42%) GIS
6 1 (0.42%) Animation
6 1 (0.42%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 9 (3.81%) Linux
2 8 (3.39%) UNIX
3 4 (1.69%) Windows
4 1 (0.42%) AIX
4 1 (0.42%) Solaris
4 1 (0.42%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.42%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (40.68%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (26.27%) TDD
3 49 (20.76%) MVC
4 41 (17.37%) Web Design
5 26 (11.02%) OO
6 25 (10.59%) Scrum
7 22 (9.32%) Responsive Web Design
8 18 (7.63%) Web Development
9 15 (6.36%) Test Automation
10 14 (5.93%) Time Management
11 12 (5.08%) SOA
12 11 (4.66%) UML
12 11 (4.66%) Unit Testing
13 10 (4.24%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (4.24%) BDD
13 10 (4.24%) Mentoring
13 10 (4.24%) OOD
14 8 (3.39%) Business Intelligence
14 8 (3.39%) Waterfall
15 7 (2.97%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 174 (73.73%) JavaScript
2 71 (30.08%) C#
3 60 (25.42%) Java
4 33 (13.98%) SQL
5 10 (4.24%) T-SQL
5 10 (4.24%) Ruby
5 10 (4.24%) CoffeeScript
6 8 (3.39%) PL/SQL
7 7 (2.97%) PHP
8 5 (2.12%) Jython
8 5 (2.12%) XPath
8 5 (2.12%) Groovy
9 3 (1.27%) VB
10 2 (0.85%) VBA
10 2 (0.85%) Python
11 1 (0.42%) XQuery
11 1 (0.42%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.42%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.42%) Scala
11 1 (0.42%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 21 (8.90%) Degree
2 1 (0.42%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.27%) WCAG
1 3 (1.27%) WAI
Vendors
1 21 (8.90%) Microsoft
1 21 (8.90%) Oracle
2 4 (1.69%) Adobe
3 3 (1.27%) IBM
4 2 (0.85%) Kony
4 2 (0.85%) Sybase
4 2 (0.85%) Lotus
4 2 (0.85%) Yahoo!
4 2 (0.85%) Google
5 1 (0.42%) Pega
5 1 (0.42%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.42%) Ektron
5 1 (0.42%) Twitter
5 1 (0.42%) Infragistics
5 1 (0.42%) Telerik
5 1 (0.42%) Cognos
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