The table below looks at the statistics for jQuery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited jQuery over the 3 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
jQuery
Rank 10 14 10
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Contract jobs citing jQuery 3 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 3.95% 2.88% 3.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 33.33% 16.67% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate
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£263 - £290
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £310
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £32.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +3.17%
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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 Solihull region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Solihull
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
9 18 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 11.84% 17.31% 20.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 7
Average daily rate £300 £288 £251
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% +14.77%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.25 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -7.14%

jQuery
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing jQuery across the Solihull region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

jQuery Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

jQuery
Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing jQuery across the Solihull region.

jQuery Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

jQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Solihull 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 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
2 6 (85.71%) HTML5
3 5 (71.43%) CSS3
3 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
4 4 (57.14%) Ajax
5 3 (42.86%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (28.57%) WCAG
6 2 (28.57%) Internet
6 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (28.57%) W3C
6 2 (28.57%) Web Design
6 2 (28.57%) JSON
6 2 (28.57%) Human Factors
6 2 (28.57%) MooTools
7 1 (14.29%) Time Management
7 1 (14.29%) Flex Builder
7 1 (14.29%) Apache Flex
7 1 (14.29%) RIA
7 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (14.29%) Intranet
7 1 (14.29%) Web Development
7 1 (14.29%) PHP
7 1 (14.29%) VBScript
7 1 (14.29%) .NET
7 1 (14.29%) MySQL
7 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
7 1 (14.29%) Classic ASP
7 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
7 1 (14.29%) Finance

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Solihull 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.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Internet
2 1 (14.29%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Flex Builder
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (14.29%) UI Developer
3 1 (14.29%) PHP Developer
3 1 (14.29%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
2 6 (85.71%) HTML5
3 5 (71.43%) CSS3
4 4 (57.14%) Ajax
5 2 (28.57%) JSON
5 2 (28.57%) MooTools
6 1 (14.29%) Apache Flex
6 1 (14.29%) .NET
6 1 (14.29%) Classic ASP
6 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
6 1 (14.29%) Flash
6 1 (14.29%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) W3C
1 2 (28.57%) Human Factors
2 1 (14.29%) RIA
2 1 (14.29%) Streaming Video
2 1 (14.29%) Animation
2 1 (14.29%) Photography
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Web Design
3 1 (14.29%) Time Management
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Web Development
3 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
3 1 (14.29%) 3D Animation
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) PHP
2 1 (14.29%) VBScript
2 1 (14.29%) R
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) WCAG
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Adobe