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 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
jQuery
Rank 53 43 41
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -2
Contract jobs citing jQuery 95 103 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.97% 3.74% 3.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.71% 13.02% 13.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 51 46
Average daily rate
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£341 £325 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -5.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £301
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +7.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £28.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £28.75 £32.75
% change year-on-year
-13.04% -12.21%
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UK

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
646 791 621
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 20.20% 28.69% 25.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 312 439 283
Average daily rate £350 £375 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +1.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £456 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 10
Average hourly rate £40.38 £42.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.85% +29.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £37.10 £24.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £42.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%

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 July 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 July 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 -6 53 £338 -4.92% 2
Glasgow -7 15 £325 +8.15% 15
Dundee - 10 £388 - 1
Highlands - 7 - -
Fife - 3 £300 -
West Lothian - 2 £275 -
Stirling -2 1 - -
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jQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 134 (81.21%) JavaScript
2 118 (71.52%) CSS
3 110 (66.67%) HTML
4 52 (31.52%) Java
4 52 (31.52%) SQL
5 51 (30.91%) Agile Software Development
6 50 (30.30%) HTML5
6 50 (30.30%) .NET
7 44 (26.67%) MVC
7 44 (26.67%) CSS3
8 42 (25.45%) C#
9 41 (24.85%) TDD
10 39 (23.64%) ASP.NET
11 36 (21.82%) SQL Server
12 31 (18.79%) Ajax
12 31 (18.79%) AngularJS
13 30 (18.18%) OO
14 29 (17.58%) SDLC
15 27 (16.36%) Microsoft
16 25 (15.15%) J2EE
16 25 (15.15%) JUnit
17 23 (13.94%) Unit Testing
17 23 (13.94%) Spring
17 23 (13.94%) Oracle
18 22 (13.33%) Finance
19 20 (12.12%) XML
20 19 (11.52%) Continuous Integration
21 18 (10.91%) Scrum
22 17 (10.30%) Hibernate
22 17 (10.30%) OOD

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 17 (10.30%) Node.js
2 16 (9.70%) CMS
3 8 (4.85%) JBoss
3 8 (4.85%) Tomcat
3 8 (4.85%) WordPress
4 4 (2.42%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.42%) Confluence
4 4 (2.42%) IIS
5 3 (1.82%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.82%) Umbraco
6 2 (1.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (1.21%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (1.21%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.21%) MS Project Server
6 2 (1.21%) Drupal
6 2 (1.21%) GlassFish
6 2 (1.21%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.21%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.61%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.61%) concrete5
Applications
1 6 (3.64%) Photoshop
2 5 (3.03%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (2.42%) MS Excel
4 2 (1.21%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.82%) WebTrends
1 3 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.42%) SaaS
2 1 (0.61%) GitHub
2 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.42%) Intranet
2 2 (1.21%) HTTP
3 1 (0.61%) DNS
3 1 (0.61%) CTI
3 1 (0.61%) Firewall
3 1 (0.61%) Wireshark
3 1 (0.61%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (21.82%) SQL Server
2 13 (7.88%) MySQL
3 12 (7.27%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (6.06%) Oracle Database
5 8 (4.85%) NoSQL
6 7 (4.24%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (3.64%) MongoDB
8 5 (3.03%) RDBMS
8 5 (3.03%) Relational Database
9 4 (2.42%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.61%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 25 (15.15%) JUnit
2 17 (10.30%) Subversion
3 13 (7.88%) Ant
4 12 (7.27%) Maven
5 10 (6.06%) Eclipse
5 10 (6.06%) Git (software)
6 8 (4.85%) Jenkins
6 8 (4.85%) Visual Studio
7 7 (4.24%) JIRA
7 7 (4.24%) NetBeans
7 7 (4.24%) Selenium
7 7 (4.24%) Grunt
7 7 (4.24%) Cucumber
8 6 (3.64%) gulp
9 5 (3.03%) Hudson
9 5 (3.03%) Mockito
10 4 (2.42%) Dreamweaver
11 3 (1.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (1.82%) FishEye
General
1 22 (13.33%) Finance
2 8 (4.85%) Banking
3 3 (1.82%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.21%) Marketing
4 2 (1.21%) Advertising
4 2 (1.21%) Games
5 1 (0.61%) Retail
5 1 (0.61%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 149 (90.30%) Developer
2 40 (24.24%) Java Developer
3 30 (18.18%) Web Developer
4 24 (14.55%) Front-End Developer
5 21 (12.73%) .NET Developer
6 18 (10.91%) Senior Developer
7 10 (6.06%) PHP Developer
8 8 (4.85%) C# Developer
9 7 (4.24%) Software Developer
9 7 (4.24%) Senior Web Developer
9 7 (4.24%) ASP.NET Developer
9 7 (4.24%) Senior Java Developer
9 7 (4.24%) Designer
10 6 (3.64%) C# .NET Developer
10 6 (3.64%) UI Developer
11 5 (3.03%) UI Programmer
12 4 (2.42%) Front-End Web Developer
12 4 (2.42%) JavaScript Developer
12 4 (2.42%) Senior .NET Developer
13 3 (1.82%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (71.52%) CSS
2 110 (66.67%) HTML
3 50 (30.30%) .NET
3 50 (30.30%) HTML5
4 44 (26.67%) CSS3
5 39 (23.64%) ASP.NET
6 31 (18.79%) Ajax
6 31 (18.79%) AngularJS
7 25 (15.15%) J2EE
8 23 (13.94%) Spring
9 20 (12.12%) XML
10 17 (10.30%) .NET Framework
10 17 (10.30%) Hibernate
10 17 (10.30%) RESTful
11 16 (9.70%) ASP.NET MVC
11 16 (9.70%) JSF
11 16 (9.70%) JSP
12 14 (8.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 12 (7.27%) Sass
13 12 (7.27%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.67%) User Experience
2 5 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (2.42%) N-Tier
4 3 (1.82%) Computer Science
4 3 (1.82%) Social Media
4 3 (1.82%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.21%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.21%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.61%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.61%) Blog
6 1 (0.61%) FMCG
6 1 (0.61%) GIS
6 1 (0.61%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 9 (5.45%) UNIX
1 9 (5.45%) Linux
2 4 (2.42%) Mac OS X
2 4 (2.42%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (30.91%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (26.67%) MVC
3 41 (24.85%) TDD
4 30 (18.18%) OO
5 29 (17.58%) SDLC
6 23 (13.94%) Unit Testing
7 19 (11.52%) Continuous Integration
8 18 (10.91%) Scrum
9 17 (10.30%) OOD
10 15 (9.09%) Project Management
11 13 (7.88%) Web Development
11 13 (7.88%) Responsive Web Design
12 12 (7.27%) OOP
13 10 (6.06%) Mentoring
14 8 (4.85%) Refactoring
15 7 (4.24%) Software Engineering
15 7 (4.24%) CRM
15 7 (4.24%) UML
16 6 (3.64%) SOA
16 6 (3.64%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 134 (81.21%) JavaScript
2 52 (31.52%) Java
2 52 (31.52%) SQL
3 42 (25.45%) C#
4 15 (9.09%) PHP
5 8 (4.85%) PL/SQL
6 6 (3.64%) XPath
7 5 (3.03%) T-SQL
7 5 (3.03%) Python
8 4 (2.42%) VB.NET
9 3 (1.82%) CoffeeScript
10 2 (1.21%) Groovy
10 2 (1.21%) Jython
10 2 (1.21%) Perl
11 1 (0.61%) C++
11 1 (0.61%) C
11 1 (0.61%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (7.88%) Security Cleared
2 12 (7.27%) DV Cleared
3 5 (3.03%) Degree
4 3 (1.82%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.21%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.61%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.82%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 27 (16.36%) Microsoft
2 23 (13.94%) Oracle
3 8 (4.85%) Adobe
4 7 (4.24%) Telerik
5 5 (3.03%) Twitter
6 4 (2.42%) VMware
7 2 (1.21%) Sencha
8 1 (0.61%) Alterian
8 1 (0.61%) Sybase
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