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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
jQuery
Rank 30 28 45
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +17
Contract jobs citing jQuery 140 120 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 5.08% 4.92% 3.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.92% 17.22% 14.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 62 49
Average daily rate
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£375 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £176 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £350 £369
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £300 £303
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -0.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 2
Average hourly rate - £32.50 £30.02
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.26%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £34.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-15.61% +7.93%
jQuery
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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
740 697 539
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 26.83% 28.57% 24.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 415 378 321
Average daily rate £375 £325 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £426
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 16 8
Average hourly rate £24.00 £32.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.15% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.80 £32.10 £20.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.20 £36.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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 -3 76 £375 +25.00% 14
Glasgow +7 50 £340 +43.15% 13
West Lothian +4 3 £275 -1.78% 1
Stirling -9 2 £400 +33.33%
Dundee +7 1 £320 +16.36%
Aberdeen - - - - 1
Falkirk - - - -
Renfrewshire - - - -
North Lanarkshire - - - -
South Lanarkshire - - - -
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jQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

1 184 (81.42%) HTML
2 158 (69.91%) JavaScript
2 158 (69.91%) CSS
3 85 (37.61%) .NET
4 81 (35.84%) Agile Software Development
5 80 (35.40%) C#
6 67 (29.65%) HTML5
7 63 (27.88%) SQL Server
8 61 (26.99%) Java
9 59 (26.11%) ASP.NET
10 57 (25.22%) MVC
11 55 (24.34%) CSS3
12 54 (23.89%) TDD
13 52 (23.01%) XML
14 46 (20.35%) Finance
15 44 (19.47%) HTTP
16 41 (18.14%) Web Design
17 37 (16.37%) Java EE
18 36 (15.93%) SQL
19 35 (15.49%) J2EE
19 35 (15.49%) JSF
20 34 (15.04%) CMS
20 34 (15.04%) Backbone.js
21 32 (14.16%) JSP
22 31 (13.72%) RichFaces
23 30 (13.27%) AngularJS
24 28 (12.39%) Banking
25 25 (11.06%) Microsoft
25 25 (11.06%) Web Services
25 25 (11.06%) OO

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 34 (15.04%) CMS
2 20 (8.85%) JBoss
3 17 (7.52%) SharePoint
4 12 (5.31%) SharePoint 2013
5 11 (4.87%) Apache
6 10 (4.42%) SharePoint 2010
7 9 (3.98%) Umbraco
8 7 (3.10%) Adobe CQ
9 6 (2.65%) WebLogic
10 5 (2.21%) Tomcat
11 4 (1.77%) Drupal
11 4 (1.77%) GlassFish
11 4 (1.77%) WebSphere
12 3 (1.33%) Node.js
12 3 (1.33%) WordPress
13 2 (0.88%) WebSphere Application Server
13 2 (0.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 2 (0.88%) WebSphere Process Server
13 2 (0.88%) WebLogic Portal
13 2 (0.88%) WebLogic Integration
Applications
1 2 (0.88%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.44%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.44%) Acrobat
2 1 (0.44%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.44%) InDesign
2 1 (0.44%) Adobe Premiere
2 1 (0.44%) Adobe After Effects
2 1 (0.44%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (0.88%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 44 (19.47%) HTTP
2 15 (6.64%) HTTPS
3 7 (3.10%) Intranet
4 5 (2.21%) Extranet
5 1 (0.44%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (27.88%) SQL Server
2 14 (6.19%) MySQL
3 10 (4.42%) Relational Database
4 9 (3.98%) RDBMS
4 9 (3.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (3.54%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (3.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (2.65%) Oracle Database
8 4 (1.77%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (1.77%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.88%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.88%) Big Data
9 2 (0.88%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (0.88%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.44%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.44%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.44%) JasperReports
10 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.44%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 24 (10.62%) Git (software)
2 17 (7.52%) Jasmine
3 16 (7.08%) Grunt
3 16 (7.08%) Visual Studio
4 12 (5.31%) Cucumber
5 10 (4.42%) RSpec
5 10 (4.42%) Subversion
5 10 (4.42%) Maven
6 5 (2.21%) JUnit
6 5 (2.21%) Jenkins
7 4 (1.77%) Hudson
7 4 (1.77%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.88%) NUnit
8 2 (0.88%) QUnit
8 2 (0.88%) MSTest
8 2 (0.88%) Moq
8 2 (0.88%) JIRA
8 2 (0.88%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (0.88%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.44%) Trac
General
1 46 (20.35%) Finance
2 28 (12.39%) Banking
3 7 (3.10%) Retail
4 3 (1.33%) Publishing
5 1 (0.44%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.44%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.44%) Billing
5 1 (0.44%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 218 (96.46%) Developer
2 48 (21.24%) .NET Developer
3 41 (18.14%) Front-End Developer
4 38 (16.81%) Web Developer
5 33 (14.60%) UI Developer
5 33 (14.60%) UI Programmer
6 31 (13.72%) Senior Developer
7 27 (11.95%) Java Developer
8 18 (7.96%) C# Developer
8 18 (7.96%) C# .NET Developer
9 16 (7.08%) SharePoint Developer
10 15 (6.64%) JavaScript Developer
11 12 (5.31%) Senior UI Developer
12 10 (4.42%) Ruby on Rails Developer
12 10 (4.42%) Programmer
12 10 (4.42%) ASP.NET Developer
13 7 (3.10%) Software Developer
13 7 (3.10%) Ruby Developer
13 7 (3.10%) Front-End Web Developer
14 6 (2.65%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 184 (81.42%) HTML
2 158 (69.91%) CSS
3 85 (37.61%) .NET
4 67 (29.65%) HTML5
5 59 (26.11%) ASP.NET
6 55 (24.34%) CSS3
7 52 (23.01%) XML
8 37 (16.37%) Java EE
9 35 (15.49%) J2EE
9 35 (15.49%) JSF
10 34 (15.04%) Backbone.js
11 32 (14.16%) JSP
12 31 (13.72%) RichFaces
13 30 (13.27%) AngularJS
14 25 (11.06%) Web Services
14 25 (11.06%) .NET Framework
15 23 (10.18%) SOAP
16 21 (9.29%) Ajax
16 21 (9.29%) ASP.NET MVC
17 20 (8.85%) Apache CXF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.75%) Computer Science
2 9 (3.98%) User Experience
3 7 (3.10%) Mobile App
4 6 (2.65%) Visualisation
5 4 (1.77%) Web 2.0
5 4 (1.77%) Social Network
6 3 (1.33%) Taxonomies
7 2 (0.88%) Open Source
7 2 (0.88%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (0.88%) DataPower
7 2 (0.88%) Semantic Web
7 2 (0.88%) N-Tier
7 2 (0.88%) Clustering
8 1 (0.44%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.44%) W3C
8 1 (0.44%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.44%) iPad
8 1 (0.44%) SWIFT
8 1 (0.44%) Animation
8 1 (0.44%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.21%) Linux
2 4 (1.77%) Windows
3 3 (1.33%) UNIX
4 2 (0.88%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.88%) AIX
4 2 (0.88%) Solaris
4 2 (0.88%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.44%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (35.84%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (25.22%) MVC
3 54 (23.89%) TDD
4 41 (18.14%) Web Design
5 25 (11.06%) OO
6 20 (8.85%) Responsive Web Design
7 19 (8.41%) Scrum
8 18 (7.96%) Web Development
9 16 (7.08%) Test Automation
10 11 (4.87%) BDD
11 10 (4.42%) Unit Testing
11 10 (4.42%) Time Management
11 10 (4.42%) Content Management
11 10 (4.42%) SOA
12 8 (3.54%) OOD
12 8 (3.54%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (3.10%) Business Intelligence
13 7 (3.10%) Document Management
14 6 (2.65%) Migration
14 6 (2.65%) UML
Programming Languages
1 158 (69.91%) JavaScript
2 80 (35.40%) C#
3 61 (26.99%) Java
4 36 (15.93%) SQL
5 13 (5.75%) T-SQL
6 10 (4.42%) Ruby
6 10 (4.42%) CoffeeScript
7 6 (2.65%) PHP
7 6 (2.65%) PL/SQL
8 5 (2.21%) XPath
9 3 (1.33%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.88%) VBA
10 2 (0.88%) Python
10 2 (0.88%) VB
10 2 (0.88%) Jython
10 2 (0.88%) Groovy
11 1 (0.44%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.44%) Scala
11 1 (0.44%) PHP5
11 1 (0.44%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 21 (9.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.77%) WCAG
2 3 (1.33%) WAI
3 2 (0.88%) QA
Vendors
1 25 (11.06%) Microsoft
2 12 (5.31%) Oracle
3 7 (3.10%) Adobe
4 6 (2.65%) Twitter
5 3 (1.33%) IBM
6 2 (0.88%) Kony
6 2 (0.88%) Sybase
6 2 (0.88%) Yahoo!
6 2 (0.88%) Google
7 1 (0.44%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.44%) Ektron
7 1 (0.44%) HP
7 1 (0.44%) Telerik
7 1 (0.44%) Cognos
7 1 (0.44%) Nintex
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