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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
jQuery
Rank 52 42 47
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +5
Contract jobs citing jQuery 95 98 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.88% 3.55% 3.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.01% 12.69% 13.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 43 45
Average daily rate
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£338 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-28.57% -
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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
678 772 554
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 20.57% 27.98% 23.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 351 404 266
Average daily rate £350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 11
Average hourly rate £55.00 £42.25 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.17% +30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.38 £35.75 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 -16 52 £350 -6.04% 15
Glasgow +12 24 £300 -17.17% 16
Dundee +4 10 £388 - 3
Fife - 4 £300 -
West Lothian - 2 £275 -
Stirling +7 1 £300 -
Renfrewshire - 1 - -
North Lanarkshire - 1 - -
Highlands - 1 - -
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jQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 139 (85.80%) JavaScript
2 120 (74.07%) CSS
3 117 (72.22%) HTML
4 61 (37.65%) HTML5
5 53 (32.72%) SQL
6 52 (32.10%) CSS3
7 49 (30.25%) Java
8 46 (28.40%) MVC
9 43 (26.54%) .NET
10 40 (24.69%) Agile Software Development
11 39 (24.07%) C#
12 38 (23.46%) SQL Server
12 38 (23.46%) TDD
13 33 (20.37%) Ajax
14 30 (18.52%) ASP.NET
14 30 (18.52%) AngularJS
15 28 (17.28%) SDLC
16 26 (16.05%) JUnit
16 26 (16.05%) OO
17 25 (15.43%) Microsoft
17 25 (15.43%) Finance
18 24 (14.81%) XML
18 24 (14.81%) J2EE
19 22 (13.58%) Spring
20 21 (12.96%) Oracle
21 20 (12.35%) Banking
22 19 (11.73%) Unit Testing
23 18 (11.11%) Node.js
24 17 (10.49%) Continuous Integration
24 17 (10.49%) Twitter Bootstrap

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 18 (11.11%) Node.js
2 15 (9.26%) CMS
3 7 (4.32%) Tomcat
4 6 (3.70%) WordPress
5 5 (3.09%) JBoss
6 3 (1.85%) Drupal
6 3 (1.85%) IIS
7 2 (1.23%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.23%) Confluence
8 1 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.62%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.62%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.62%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.62%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.62%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 5 (3.09%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.47%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.85%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.62%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.62%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.23%) WebTrends
1 2 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.47%) SaaS
2 1 (0.62%) GitHub
2 1 (0.62%) IaaS
2 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.85%) Intranet
2 2 (1.23%) HTTP
3 1 (0.62%) DNS
3 1 (0.62%) CTI
3 1 (0.62%) Firewall
3 1 (0.62%) Wireshark
3 1 (0.62%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (23.46%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (6.79%) MySQL
4 8 (4.94%) Oracle Database
5 6 (3.70%) NoSQL
6 4 (2.47%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.47%) MongoDB
6 4 (2.47%) RDBMS
6 4 (2.47%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (1.85%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.62%) SQLite
8 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.62%) Big Data
8 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 26 (16.05%) JUnit
2 13 (8.02%) Subversion
2 13 (8.02%) Ant
3 11 (6.79%) Maven
4 9 (5.56%) Visual Studio
4 9 (5.56%) Git (software)
4 9 (5.56%) Cucumber
4 9 (5.56%) Jenkins
5 8 (4.94%) Grunt
6 7 (4.32%) Selenium
6 7 (4.32%) Eclipse
6 7 (4.32%) gulp
7 5 (3.09%) JIRA
7 5 (3.09%) NetBeans
7 5 (3.09%) Hudson
7 5 (3.09%) Mockito
8 3 (1.85%) FishEye
8 3 (1.85%) Bower
8 3 (1.85%) Jasmine
8 3 (1.85%) FitNesse
General
1 25 (15.43%) Finance
2 20 (12.35%) Banking
3 4 (2.47%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.23%) Retail
4 2 (1.23%) Multimedia
4 2 (1.23%) Advertising
5 1 (0.62%) Games
5 1 (0.62%) Law
5 1 (0.62%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.62%) Marketing
5 1 (0.62%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 152 (93.83%) Developer
2 36 (22.22%) Java Developer
3 31 (19.14%) Web Developer
4 29 (17.90%) Front-End Developer
5 22 (13.58%) .NET Developer
6 16 (9.88%) Senior Developer
7 9 (5.56%) PHP Developer
8 8 (4.94%) Senior Web Developer
8 8 (4.94%) C# Developer
8 8 (4.94%) Software Developer
9 6 (3.70%) ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (3.70%) C# .NET Developer
10 5 (3.09%) Senior Java Developer
11 4 (2.47%) UI Programmer
11 4 (2.47%) UI Developer
11 4 (2.47%) Front-End Web Developer
11 4 (2.47%) Designer
12 3 (1.85%) JavaScript Developer
12 3 (1.85%) Lead Developer
12 3 (1.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (74.07%) CSS
2 117 (72.22%) HTML
3 61 (37.65%) HTML5
4 52 (32.10%) CSS3
5 43 (26.54%) .NET
6 33 (20.37%) Ajax
7 30 (18.52%) ASP.NET
7 30 (18.52%) AngularJS
8 24 (14.81%) J2EE
8 24 (14.81%) XML
9 22 (13.58%) Spring
10 17 (10.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 16 (9.88%) .NET Framework
11 16 (9.88%) Hibernate
11 16 (9.88%) RESTful
12 15 (9.26%) ASP.NET MVC
13 14 (8.64%) Sass
13 14 (8.64%) LESS
13 14 (8.64%) JSON
14 13 (8.02%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.79%) User Experience
2 6 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.09%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (3.09%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.47%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.47%) N-Tier
5 3 (1.85%) Social Media
6 1 (0.62%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.62%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.62%) FMCG
6 1 (0.62%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.70%) Windows
2 5 (3.09%) Linux
2 5 (3.09%) UNIX
3 3 (1.85%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.62%) Android
4 1 (0.62%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (28.40%) MVC
2 40 (24.69%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (23.46%) TDD
4 28 (17.28%) SDLC
5 26 (16.05%) OO
6 19 (11.73%) Unit Testing
7 17 (10.49%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (9.88%) OOD
8 16 (9.88%) Project Management
9 15 (9.26%) Responsive Web Design
10 14 (8.64%) Scrum
10 14 (8.64%) Web Development
11 12 (7.41%) OOP
12 8 (4.94%) Mentoring
13 7 (4.32%) Refactoring
14 6 (3.70%) Time Management
15 5 (3.09%) Test Scripting
15 5 (3.09%) Continuous Improvement
15 5 (3.09%) BDD
15 5 (3.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 139 (85.80%) JavaScript
2 53 (32.72%) SQL
3 49 (30.25%) Java
4 39 (24.07%) C#
5 13 (8.02%) PHP
6 8 (4.94%) T-SQL
6 8 (4.94%) VB.NET
7 6 (3.70%) XPath
7 6 (3.70%) PL/SQL
8 5 (3.09%) Python
9 4 (2.47%) CoffeeScript
10 2 (1.23%) Ruby
10 2 (1.23%) Perl
11 1 (0.62%) C++
11 1 (0.62%) C
11 1 (0.62%) Groovy
11 1 (0.62%) XAML
11 1 (0.62%) Jython
Qualifications
1 12 (7.41%) DV Cleared
1 12 (7.41%) Security Cleared
2 6 (3.70%) Degree
3 3 (1.85%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.23%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.62%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.85%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 25 (15.43%) Microsoft
2 21 (12.96%) Oracle
3 9 (5.56%) Adobe
4 7 (4.32%) Telerik
5 5 (3.09%) Twitter
6 4 (2.47%) VMware
7 2 (1.23%) Sencha
8 1 (0.62%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.62%) Sybase
8 1 (0.62%) IBM
8 1 (0.62%) Alterian
8 1 (0.62%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.62%) Sitecore
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