The first table below looks at the demand for jQuery skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited jQuery over the 3 months to 23 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 West 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
jQuery
Rank 28 49 61
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +12
Contract jobs citing jQuery 199 91 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 6.06% 3.88% 2.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 24.81% 15.58% 11.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 54 76
Average daily rate £323 £300 £354
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% -15.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £305 £310
% change year-on-year
+6.55% -1.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £34.00 £24.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.77% -2.00%
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 West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
802 584 879
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 24.44% 24.89% 24.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 506 359 514
Average daily rate £325 £325 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 9 36
Average hourly rate £45.00 £30.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.54% +22.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £16.40 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.50 £45.00
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 West

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

jQuery Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

jQuery
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

jQuery Daily Rate Trend in the South West

jQuery
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing jQuery across the South West region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

jQuery Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

jQuery
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

jQuery Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

jQuery
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing jQuery across the South West region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

jQuery Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

jQuery
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 23 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
Wiltshire +6 68 £311 +1.63% 1
Bristol +14 62 £325 +4.41% 9
Gloucestershire +25 23 £308 +2.15% 6
Somerset -9 11 £338 +5.46% 5
Devon -12 10 £235 -11.32% 8
Dorset -7 7 £398 +98.75% 5
Cornwall - 1 £215 -
Avon - - - -
jQuery
England

jQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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.

1 255 (74.56%) CSS
2 242 (70.76%) JavaScript
3 230 (67.25%) HTML
4 109 (31.87%) .NET
4 109 (31.87%) HTML5
5 96 (28.07%) C#
6 87 (25.44%) MVC
7 85 (24.85%) Java
7 85 (24.85%) PHP
8 84 (24.56%) CSS3
9 80 (23.39%) SQL Server
10 75 (21.93%) XML
10 75 (21.93%) Spring
11 67 (19.59%) Ajax
12 63 (18.42%) ASP.NET
13 56 (16.37%) Maven
14 51 (14.91%) Linux
15 50 (14.62%) MySQL
15 50 (14.62%) Agile Software Development
16 48 (14.04%) Scrum
17 46 (13.45%) Microsoft
18 43 (12.57%) TDD
18 43 (12.57%) .NET Framework
18 43 (12.57%) Finance
18 43 (12.57%) Oracle
19 42 (12.28%) SQL
19 42 (12.28%) Web Services
20 40 (11.70%) J2EE
21 38 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
21 38 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 35 (10.23%) WebLogic
2 30 (8.77%) SharePoint
3 28 (8.19%) Drupal
4 24 (7.02%) Node.js
5 19 (5.56%) CMS
6 16 (4.68%) Tomcat
7 12 (3.51%) WebLogic Portal
8 11 (3.22%) IIS
9 10 (2.92%) WordPress
10 8 (2.34%) AquaLogic Service Bus
10 8 (2.34%) Oracle Service Bus
11 6 (1.75%) Apache
11 6 (1.75%) Adobe CQ
12 5 (1.46%) Confluence
12 5 (1.46%) Umbraco
12 5 (1.46%) Escenic
12 5 (1.46%) SharePoint 2013
12 5 (1.46%) WebSphere
12 5 (1.46%) SAS
12 5 (1.46%) MQSeries
Applications
1 11 (3.22%) Photoshop
2 6 (1.75%) MS Excel
3 5 (1.46%) MS Office
4 1 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.29%) InDesign
4 1 (0.29%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 10 (2.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.29%) Magento
2 1 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.29%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.46%) Trello
2 2 (0.58%) SaaS
2 2 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.29%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.09%) Internet
1 14 (4.09%) LDAP
2 7 (2.05%) SSL
3 6 (1.75%) X.509
4 2 (0.58%) HTTP
4 2 (0.58%) Intranet
4 2 (0.58%) Extranet
5 1 (0.29%) FTP
5 1 (0.29%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (23.39%) SQL Server
2 50 (14.62%) MySQL
3 38 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 23 (6.73%) SQL Server 2005
5 21 (6.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 21 (6.14%) MongoDB
6 20 (5.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 20 (5.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 18 (5.26%) Oracle Database
8 11 (3.22%) SQL Server 2012
9 9 (2.63%) Hadoop
10 8 (2.34%) Big Data
11 7 (2.05%) Relational Database
12 3 (0.88%) InterSystems Cache
12 3 (0.88%) RDBMS
13 1 (0.29%) Couchbase
13 1 (0.29%) Redis
13 1 (0.29%) NoSQL
13 1 (0.29%) RavenDB
13 1 (0.29%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 56 (16.37%) Maven
2 37 (10.82%) Subversion
3 31 (9.06%) Jenkins
4 26 (7.60%) Git (software)
4 26 (7.60%) Ant
5 23 (6.73%) Eclipse
6 21 (6.14%) Visual Studio
7 15 (4.39%) Team Foundation Server
8 14 (4.09%) JUnit
9 11 (3.22%) PhoneGap
9 11 (3.22%) Selenium
10 10 (2.92%) Mockito
11 9 (2.63%) WebDriver
12 8 (2.34%) Hudson
12 8 (2.34%) QUnit
13 7 (2.05%) JIRA
14 6 (1.75%) Balsamiq Mockups
15 5 (1.46%) PHPUnit
15 5 (1.46%) Gradle
16 4 (1.17%) NUnit
General
1 43 (12.57%) Finance
2 33 (9.65%) Telecoms
3 14 (4.09%) Marketing
4 11 (3.22%) Manufacturing
5 10 (2.92%) Electronics
6 9 (2.63%) Publishing
7 7 (2.05%) Retail
8 4 (1.17%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.58%) Games
10 1 (0.29%) Banking
10 1 (0.29%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.29%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 312 (91.23%) Developer
2 63 (18.42%) Web Developer
3 49 (14.33%) Java Developer
4 45 (13.16%) .NET Developer
4 45 (13.16%) PHP Developer
5 34 (9.94%) Front-End Developer
6 27 (7.89%) JavaScript Developer
7 24 (7.02%) Drupal Developer
8 22 (6.43%) SharePoint Developer
9 19 (5.56%) PHP Web Developer
9 19 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
9 19 (5.56%) C# Developer
10 16 (4.68%) C# .NET Developer
11 15 (4.39%) Programmer
12 14 (4.09%) Senior Developer
12 14 (4.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 13 (3.80%) UI Developer
13 13 (3.80%) Software Developer
14 12 (3.51%) J2EE Developer
14 12 (3.51%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 255 (74.56%) CSS
2 230 (67.25%) HTML
3 109 (31.87%) .NET
3 109 (31.87%) HTML5
4 84 (24.56%) CSS3
5 75 (21.93%) XML
5 75 (21.93%) Spring
6 67 (19.59%) Ajax
7 63 (18.42%) ASP.NET
8 43 (12.57%) .NET Framework
9 42 (12.28%) Web Services
10 40 (11.70%) J2EE
11 38 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
12 36 (10.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 35 (10.23%) JSF
14 27 (7.89%) XML Schema
15 26 (7.60%) Hibernate
16 25 (7.31%) Backbone.js
17 23 (6.73%) LAMP
18 22 (6.43%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 20 (5.85%) Digital Media
2 14 (4.09%) Mobile App
3 12 (3.51%) Open Source
4 10 (2.92%) DTV
5 9 (2.63%) RIA
6 7 (2.05%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.17%) iPad
7 4 (1.17%) iPhone
7 4 (1.17%) Augmented Reality
8 3 (0.88%) CMDB
9 2 (0.58%) NHS
9 2 (0.58%) W3C
9 2 (0.58%) GIS
10 1 (0.29%) Social Media
10 1 (0.29%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.29%) Clustering
10 1 (0.29%) E-Learning
10 1 (0.29%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.29%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 51 (14.91%) Linux
2 28 (8.19%) UNIX
3 10 (2.92%) Android
4 9 (2.63%) Apple iOS
5 7 (2.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (1.75%) Windows
7 5 (1.46%) Solaris
8 1 (0.29%) CentOS
8 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.29%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.29%) Debian
8 1 (0.29%) Fedora
8 1 (0.29%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (25.44%) MVC
2 50 (14.62%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (14.04%) Scrum
4 43 (12.57%) TDD
5 34 (9.94%) Web Development
6 27 (7.89%) Configuration Management
7 26 (7.60%) Responsive Web Design
8 25 (7.31%) UML
9 24 (7.02%) OO
10 19 (5.56%) OOP
10 19 (5.56%) E-Commerce
11 18 (5.26%) Incident Management
12 13 (3.80%) BDD
12 13 (3.80%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (3.80%) Software Engineering
13 12 (3.51%) Digital Marketing
14 11 (3.22%) Business Intelligence
15 10 (2.92%) Validation
15 10 (2.92%) Programme Management
15 10 (2.92%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 242 (70.76%) JavaScript
2 96 (28.07%) C#
3 85 (24.85%) Java
3 85 (24.85%) PHP
4 42 (12.28%) SQL
5 21 (6.14%) PL/SQL
6 17 (4.97%) PowerShell
7 13 (3.80%) PHP5
8 12 (3.51%) VB.NET
9 10 (2.92%) T-SQL
10 5 (1.46%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 5 (1.46%) Scala
10 5 (1.46%) C++
11 4 (1.17%) Ruby
12 3 (0.88%) Objective-C
12 3 (0.88%) Python
12 3 (0.88%) C
13 2 (0.58%) XQuery
13 2 (0.58%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.58%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 27 (7.89%) Security Cleared
2 17 (4.97%) SC Cleared
2 17 (4.97%) Degree
3 9 (2.63%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.34%) QA
2 3 (0.88%) WAI
3 2 (0.58%) WCAG
4 1 (0.29%) HL7
System Software
1 7 (2.05%) VirtualBox
2 6 (1.75%) Varnish
3 1 (0.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.29%) Puppet
1 1 (0.29%) Nagios
Vendors
1 46 (13.45%) Microsoft
2 43 (12.57%) Oracle
3 26 (7.60%) Zend
4 12 (3.51%) JBoss
5 10 (2.92%) SAP
5 10 (2.92%) Twitter
6 8 (2.34%) Red Hat
7 6 (1.75%) hybris
8 5 (1.46%) Google
9 4 (1.17%) ServiceNow
10 3 (0.88%) Yantra
10 3 (0.88%) Telerik
10 3 (0.88%) Greenplum
10 3 (0.88%) Adobe
11 2 (0.58%) Facebook
12 1 (0.29%) Ektron
12 1 (0.29%) Sitecore
12 1 (0.29%) Xamarin
12 1 (0.29%) Akamai
12 1 (0.29%) Alterian
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Computer Recruiter Ltd
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South West
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Rate: £375 - £425 per day
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Bath
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