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 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
jQuery
Rank 53 43 40
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -3
Contract jobs citing jQuery 78 94 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 3.10% 3.54% 3.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.56% 15.14% 14.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 54 47
Average daily rate £363 £355 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.11% +29.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £300 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £19.50 £58.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -66.80%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.00 £25.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+88.00% -23.07%
jQuery
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
621 621 621
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 24.68% 23.42% 25.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 361 325
Average daily rate £363 £375 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +17.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £295 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £450 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 11
Average hourly rate £22.50 £45.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +38.46%
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 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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +1 57 £363 +9.43% 8
Glasgow -9 16 £300 -22.58% 19
Stirling +6 2 £364 -9.09%
jQuery
UK

jQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

1 105 (73.94%) JavaScript
2 93 (65.49%) HTML
2 93 (65.49%) CSS
3 68 (47.89%) HTML5
4 60 (42.25%) CSS3
5 57 (40.14%) .NET
6 55 (38.73%) Java
7 52 (36.62%) AngularJS
8 49 (34.51%) Agile Software Development
9 41 (28.87%) MVC
10 37 (26.06%) C#
10 37 (26.06%) SQL Server
11 36 (25.35%) ASP.NET
12 30 (21.13%) XML
13 29 (20.42%) .NET Framework
14 28 (19.72%) Spring
14 28 (19.72%) RESTful
14 28 (19.72%) Web Services
15 27 (19.01%) SOAP
15 27 (19.01%) TDD
16 25 (17.61%) J2EE
16 25 (17.61%) User Experience
16 25 (17.61%) Front End Development
17 24 (16.90%) Finance
18 23 (16.20%) Continuous Integration
19 22 (15.49%) JSON
19 22 (15.49%) Scrum
19 22 (15.49%) SQL
20 21 (14.79%) Hibernate
20 21 (14.79%) Twitter Bootstrap

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 13 (9.15%) ArcGIS
2 11 (7.75%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (7.75%) JBoss
2 11 (7.75%) NServiceBus
3 10 (7.04%) Tomcat
4 9 (6.34%) CMS
4 9 (6.34%) WebLogic
5 7 (4.93%) WebSphere
6 5 (3.52%) Drupal
6 5 (3.52%) IIS
6 5 (3.52%) Node.js
7 2 (1.41%) WordPress
8 1 (0.70%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.70%) Apache
8 1 (0.70%) Confluence
8 1 (0.70%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.70%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.70%) WildFly
Applications
1 2 (1.41%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (1.41%) Edge Animate
1 2 (1.41%) InDesign
1 2 (1.41%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (1.41%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.70%) BigMachines
2 1 (0.70%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.41%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.70%) GitHub
3 1 (0.70%) Heroku
3 1 (0.70%) IaaS
3 1 (0.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.52%) HTTP
2 4 (2.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (26.06%) SQL Server
2 15 (10.56%) GIS
3 12 (8.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (7.04%) Relational Database
5 6 (4.23%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (3.52%) Oracle Database
6 5 (3.52%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (2.82%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (2.82%) RDBMS
8 3 (2.11%) MySQL
9 2 (1.41%) DB2
9 2 (1.41%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 20 (14.08%) Maven
2 13 (9.15%) Eclipse
3 10 (7.04%) Git (software)
3 10 (7.04%) JProfiler
3 10 (7.04%) JUnit
3 10 (7.04%) Subversion
4 8 (5.63%) Oracle APEX
5 6 (4.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (4.23%) Jenkins
5 6 (4.23%) Mockito
5 6 (4.23%) Oracle Forms
6 4 (2.82%) ClearCase
6 4 (2.82%) JIRA
6 4 (2.82%) jMock
7 3 (2.11%) Cucumber
7 3 (2.11%) Grunt
7 3 (2.11%) NetBeans
7 3 (2.11%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.41%) Clang
8 2 (1.41%) FishEye
General
1 24 (16.90%) Finance
2 18 (12.68%) Banking
3 4 (2.82%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.11%) Publishing
5 2 (1.41%) Law
5 2 (1.41%) Multimedia
5 2 (1.41%) Retail
6 1 (0.70%) Games
6 1 (0.70%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.70%) Marketing
6 1 (0.70%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 125 (88.03%) Developer
2 30 (21.13%) .NET Developer
3 28 (19.72%) Web Developer
4 25 (17.61%) Java Developer
5 15 (10.56%) GIS Developer
5 15 (10.56%) JavaScript Developer
6 13 (9.15%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 11 (7.75%) C# .NET Developer
7 11 (7.75%) C# Developer
8 10 (7.04%) .NET Software Developer
8 10 (7.04%) Angular Developer
8 10 (7.04%) Software Developer
9 7 (4.93%) .NET Web Developer
9 7 (4.93%) UI Developer
10 6 (4.23%) ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (4.23%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 6 (4.23%) C# Software Developer
10 6 (4.23%) HTML Developer
10 6 (4.23%) Oracle Developer
11 5 (3.52%) HTML CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (65.49%) CSS
1 93 (65.49%) HTML
2 68 (47.89%) HTML5
3 60 (42.25%) CSS3
4 57 (40.14%) .NET
5 52 (36.62%) AngularJS
6 36 (25.35%) ASP.NET
7 30 (21.13%) XML
8 29 (20.42%) .NET Framework
9 28 (19.72%) RESTful
9 28 (19.72%) Spring
9 28 (19.72%) Web Services
10 27 (19.01%) SOAP
11 25 (17.61%) J2EE
12 22 (15.49%) JSON
13 21 (14.79%) Hibernate
13 21 (14.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 19 (13.38%) ASP.NET MVC
15 15 (10.56%) Java EE
16 13 (9.15%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 25 (17.61%) User Experience
2 6 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.23%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (3.52%) Data Centre
3 5 (3.52%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (2.11%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.11%) VLE
5 2 (1.41%) e-Learning
5 2 (1.41%) Graphic Design
5 2 (1.41%) iPad
5 2 (1.41%) iPhone
5 2 (1.41%) W3C
6 1 (0.70%) Clustering
6 1 (0.70%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 13 (9.15%) Linux
2 6 (4.23%) Mac OS X
2 6 (4.23%) Windows
3 5 (3.52%) Windows Server
4 4 (2.82%) Android
4 4 (2.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (2.11%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (34.51%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (28.87%) MVC
3 27 (19.01%) TDD
4 25 (17.61%) Front End Development
5 23 (16.20%) Continuous Integration
6 22 (15.49%) Scrum
7 20 (14.08%) Open Source
8 19 (13.38%) OO
8 19 (13.38%) SDLC
8 19 (13.38%) Web Development
9 17 (11.97%) Waterfall
10 15 (10.56%) Responsive Web Design
11 13 (9.15%) Data Analysis
12 12 (8.45%) SOA
12 12 (8.45%) Workflow
13 10 (7.04%) Application Performance Monitoring
13 10 (7.04%) BPMN
13 10 (7.04%) Performance Monitoring
13 10 (7.04%) Unit Testing
14 9 (6.34%) Mobile First
Programming Languages
1 105 (73.94%) JavaScript
2 55 (38.73%) Java
3 37 (26.06%) C#
4 22 (15.49%) SQL
5 19 (13.38%) T-SQL
6 10 (7.04%) PL/SQL
7 7 (4.93%) PHP
7 7 (4.93%) Python
8 4 (2.82%) Bash Shell
8 4 (2.82%) PowerShell
9 3 (2.11%) Ruby
9 3 (2.11%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.41%) Apple Swift
10 2 (1.41%) CoffeeScript
10 2 (1.41%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.41%) XPath
10 2 (1.41%) XQuery
11 1 (0.70%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.70%) Groovy
11 1 (0.70%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 6 (4.23%) Degree
1 6 (4.23%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.11%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 6 (4.23%) AirWatch
2 4 (2.82%) Control-M
3 1 (0.70%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 19 (13.38%) Oracle
2 16 (11.27%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.23%) Kony
3 6 (4.23%) Xamarin
4 4 (2.82%) Sybase
5 3 (2.11%) Adobe
6 2 (1.41%) IBM
6 2 (1.41%) Zend
7 1 (0.70%) Brightcove
7 1 (0.70%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.70%) Facebook
7 1 (0.70%) Google
7 1 (0.70%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.70%) Siebel
7 1 (0.70%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.70%) Telerik
7 1 (0.70%) Twitter
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