The first table below looks at the demand for jQuery skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited jQuery over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the South East region.

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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
jQuery
Rank 44 37 59
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +22
Contract jobs citing jQuery 370 382 300
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 3.96% 4.55% 2.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.09% 18.84% 12.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 220 194 155
Average daily rate £325 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £242 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +0.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 42 11
Average hourly rate £24.75 £35.00 £19.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.28% +81.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.06 £17.00 £16.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.75 £35.00 £38.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £35.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +84.21%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2165 2028 2371
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 23.18% 24.17% 22.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1257 1067 1195
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 133 104
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £17.33 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £42.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
jQuery
England

jQuery
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

jQuery Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

jQuery
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

jQuery Daily Rate Trend in the South East

jQuery
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing jQuery across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

jQuery Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

jQuery
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing jQuery across the South East region.

jQuery Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

jQuery
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing jQuery across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

jQuery Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

jQuery
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing jQuery within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -21 95 £325 +8.24% 13
Hampshire -10 81 £320 -8.57% 24
Surrey +11 59 £365 +21.66% 31
Oxfordshire +10 37 £325 +42.85% 21
Buckinghamshire -5 37 £350 +25.00% 5
East Sussex +2 24 £313 +4.16% 8
West Sussex -9 18 £413 -2.94% 7
Kent +3 4 £274 -6.16% 4
Middlesex -4 1 - - 1
Home Counties - - - -
Sussex - - - -
jQuery
England

jQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

1 592 (83.62%) JavaScript
2 584 (82.49%) HTML
3 545 (76.98%) CSS
4 295 (41.67%) HTML5
5 283 (39.97%) .NET
6 251 (35.45%) C#
7 241 (34.04%) MVC
8 208 (29.38%) CSS3
9 191 (26.98%) ASP.NET
10 184 (25.99%) Ajax
11 178 (25.14%) SQL
12 164 (23.16%) SQL Server
13 140 (19.77%) Web Development
14 139 (19.63%) XML
15 124 (17.51%) TDD
16 117 (16.53%) PHP
17 113 (15.96%) Agile Software Development
18 110 (15.54%) Java
19 108 (15.25%) Scrum
20 104 (14.69%) MySQL
21 103 (14.55%) ASP.NET MVC
22 101 (14.27%) Web Services
23 98 (13.84%) Linux
23 98 (13.84%) .NET Framework
24 95 (13.42%) JSON
25 93 (13.14%) Finance
25 93 (13.14%) Subversion
26 91 (12.85%) Responsive Web Design
27 81 (11.44%) Microsoft
27 81 (11.44%) Continuous Integration

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 58 (8.19%) CMS
2 36 (5.08%) IIS
3 31 (4.38%) SharePoint
4 24 (3.39%) Drupal
5 16 (2.26%) Apache
6 15 (2.12%) Tomcat
6 15 (2.12%) Node.js
7 14 (1.98%) SharePoint 2010
8 13 (1.84%) Adobe CQ
9 11 (1.55%) WordPress
9 11 (1.55%) WebLogic
10 10 (1.41%) WebSphere
11 9 (1.27%) BizTalk Server
11 9 (1.27%) Umbraco
11 9 (1.27%) SharePoint 2013
11 9 (1.27%) Kentico
11 9 (1.27%) Confluence
12 8 (1.13%) Sitecore CMS
12 8 (1.13%) nginx
13 6 (0.85%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 43 (6.07%) Photoshop
2 25 (3.53%) MS Office
3 24 (3.39%) MS Excel
4 18 (2.54%) Adobe Illustrator
5 8 (1.13%) OmniGraffle
6 6 (0.85%) Fireworks
6 6 (0.85%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.28%) InDesign
8 1 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.14%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.14%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (1.27%) Magento
2 8 (1.13%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.71%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.12%) SaaS
2 13 (1.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (1.13%) Rackspace Cloud
4 5 (0.71%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.28%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.14%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 18 (2.54%) Internet
2 16 (2.26%) Intranet
3 8 (1.13%) HTTP
4 7 (0.99%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.56%) SAN
5 4 (0.56%) AMQP
6 2 (0.28%) DNS
6 2 (0.28%) SSL
6 2 (0.28%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.14%) PBX
7 1 (0.14%) VoIP
7 1 (0.14%) FTP
7 1 (0.14%) Asterisk PBX
7 1 (0.14%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 164 (23.16%) SQL Server
2 104 (14.69%) MySQL
3 48 (6.78%) Relational Database
4 44 (6.21%) SQL Server 2008
5 26 (3.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 17 (2.40%) MongoDB
7 12 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 12 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (1.55%) Oracle Database 11g
8 11 (1.55%) Oracle Database
9 10 (1.41%) Hadoop
9 10 (1.41%) NoSQL
10 8 (1.13%) SQL Server 2005
10 8 (1.13%) PostgreSQL
11 6 (0.85%) Oracle Database 10g
11 6 (0.85%) Big Data
12 5 (0.71%) Oracle BI EE
12 5 (0.71%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 5 (0.71%) Couchbase
12 5 (0.71%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 93 (13.14%) Subversion
2 69 (9.75%) Git (software)
3 57 (8.05%) Visual Studio
4 46 (6.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 38 (5.37%) NUnit
6 33 (4.66%) Jenkins
7 22 (3.11%) Hudson
8 21 (2.97%) Eclipse
9 20 (2.82%) JIRA
10 17 (2.40%) MSTest
10 17 (2.40%) Maven
11 16 (2.26%) SpecFlow
12 13 (1.84%) Grunt
12 13 (1.84%) Selenium
13 11 (1.55%) Visual Studio Team System
13 11 (1.55%) JUnit
13 11 (1.55%) Jasmine
14 10 (1.41%) Axure RP
14 10 (1.41%) Ant
15 9 (1.27%) Dreamweaver
General
1 93 (13.14%) Finance
2 25 (3.53%) Retail
3 22 (3.11%) Telecoms
4 19 (2.68%) Marketing
5 16 (2.26%) Publishing
6 8 (1.13%) Manufacturing
7 7 (0.99%) Military
8 6 (0.85%) Games
9 5 (0.71%) Advertising
10 4 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (0.56%) Banking
11 3 (0.42%) Electronics
12 2 (0.28%) Legal
13 1 (0.14%) German Language
13 1 (0.14%) Back Office
13 1 (0.14%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 657 (92.80%) Developer
2 159 (22.46%) .NET Developer
3 139 (19.63%) Front-End Developer
4 99 (13.98%) Web Developer
5 76 (10.73%) C# Developer
6 62 (8.76%) PHP Developer
7 58 (8.19%) ASP.NET Developer
8 53 (7.49%) Senior Developer
9 51 (7.20%) C# .NET Developer
10 48 (6.78%) Python Developer
11 42 (5.93%) UI Developer
12 40 (5.65%) UI Programmer
13 37 (5.23%) Java Developer
14 34 (4.80%) JavaScript Developer
14 34 (4.80%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 26 (3.67%) Programmer
16 25 (3.53%) Software Developer
17 22 (3.11%) Senior Front-End Developer
18 18 (2.54%) Designer
18 18 (2.54%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 584 (82.49%) HTML
2 545 (76.98%) CSS
3 295 (41.67%) HTML5
4 283 (39.97%) .NET
5 208 (29.38%) CSS3
6 191 (26.98%) ASP.NET
7 184 (25.99%) Ajax
8 139 (19.63%) XML
9 103 (14.55%) ASP.NET MVC
10 101 (14.27%) Web Services
11 98 (13.84%) .NET Framework
12 95 (13.42%) JSON
13 67 (9.46%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 65 (9.18%) WCF
15 54 (7.63%) Django
15 54 (7.63%) Spring
16 52 (7.34%) XHTML
17 49 (6.92%) Sass
18 47 (6.64%) LINQ
19 38 (5.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 52 (7.34%) Enterprise Software
2 37 (5.23%) Mobile App
3 29 (4.10%) Open Source
4 19 (2.68%) Computer Science
5 16 (2.26%) Digital Media
6 13 (1.84%) iPad
7 12 (1.69%) W3C
8 10 (1.41%) iPhone
9 9 (1.27%) Blog
9 9 (1.27%) N-Tier
10 8 (1.13%) Inversion of Control
11 7 (0.99%) Visualisation
11 7 (0.99%) Blackberry
11 7 (0.99%) EPoS
11 7 (0.99%) Smartphone
12 5 (0.71%) Web 2.0
12 5 (0.71%) Xbox
12 5 (0.71%) RIA
13 3 (0.42%) Kindle
13 3 (0.42%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 98 (13.84%) Linux
2 64 (9.04%) Windows
3 63 (8.90%) UNIX
4 40 (5.65%) Apple iOS
5 36 (5.08%) Android
6 11 (1.55%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (1.13%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (0.85%) Windows 8
9 5 (0.71%) Oracle Linux
10 4 (0.56%) Windows XP
11 3 (0.42%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.14%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.14%) Debian
12 1 (0.14%) AIX
12 1 (0.14%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 241 (34.04%) MVC
2 140 (19.77%) Web Development
3 124 (17.51%) TDD
4 113 (15.96%) Agile Software Development
5 108 (15.25%) Scrum
6 91 (12.85%) Responsive Web Design
7 81 (11.44%) Continuous Integration
8 79 (11.16%) OO
9 66 (9.32%) Web Design
10 54 (7.63%) OOP
11 46 (6.50%) Unit Testing
12 42 (5.93%) E-Commerce
13 33 (4.66%) Software Engineering
14 32 (4.52%) BDD
15 26 (3.67%) iOS Development
16 25 (3.53%) SEO
17 24 (3.39%) SOA
17 24 (3.39%) Content Management
18 21 (2.97%) Workflow
19 18 (2.54%) UML
Programming Languages
1 592 (83.62%) JavaScript
2 251 (35.45%) C#
3 178 (25.14%) SQL
4 117 (16.53%) PHP
5 110 (15.54%) Java
6 64 (9.04%) Python
7 40 (5.65%) T-SQL
8 33 (4.66%) PL/SQL
9 31 (4.38%) VB.NET
10 20 (2.82%) PHP5
11 10 (1.41%) Ruby
11 10 (1.41%) Perl
12 9 (1.27%) VB
13 8 (1.13%) C
14 7 (0.99%) Objective-C
15 5 (0.71%) VB6
15 5 (0.71%) Scala
15 5 (0.71%) C++
15 5 (0.71%) Shell Script
15 5 (0.71%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 34 (4.80%) Degree
2 24 (3.39%) Security Cleared
3 8 (1.13%) SC Cleared
4 4 (0.56%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.14%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (2.40%) QA
2 6 (0.85%) WCAG
3 3 (0.42%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.42%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.14%) SLA
4 1 (0.14%) WAI
System Software
1 5 (0.71%) VMware ESX
2 2 (0.28%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (0.85%) Puppet
1 6 (0.85%) Ansible
2 1 (0.14%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 81 (11.44%) Microsoft
2 72 (10.17%) Oracle
3 28 (3.95%) Adobe
4 23 (3.25%) Twitter
5 11 (1.55%) Sencha
6 9 (1.27%) hybris
6 9 (1.27%) Yahoo!
6 9 (1.27%) Zend
6 9 (1.27%) Sitecore
7 8 (1.13%) Rackspace
8 7 (0.99%) Serena
9 6 (0.85%) Google
9 6 (0.85%) JBoss
10 5 (0.71%) Telerik
10 5 (0.71%) Xamarin
10 5 (0.71%) VMware
11 4 (0.56%) Splunk
12 3 (0.42%) Confirmit
13 2 (0.28%) EPiServer
13 2 (0.28%) SAP
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