The table below looks at the statistics 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 4 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
jQuery
Rank 40 26 53
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +27
Contract jobs citing jQuery 125 187 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 4.00% 6.58% 3.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.45% 25.79% 13.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 120 60
Average daily rate
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£369 £315 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.06% +0.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £239 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £395 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £50.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.85 £32.50 £34.75
% change year-on-year
-17.40% -6.47%
jQuery
England

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 South West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
760 725 638
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 24.33% 25.49% 25.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 487 434 403
Average daily rate £375 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £463 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 13 19
Average hourly rate £36.40 £33.75 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.85% -3.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £27.50 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £45.55 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -5.71%

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 4 March 2015.

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
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 4 March 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
Bristol -7 43 £375 +13.63% 30
Gloucestershire +4 25 £378 +32.45% 13
Dorset +7 20 £305 -22.78% 39
Wiltshire -30 17 £375 +20.96% 8
Devon -4 5 £313 +22.54% 11
Somerset -24 5 £269 -23.21% 15
jQuery
England

jQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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.

1 217 (84.77%) JavaScript
2 199 (77.73%) HTML
3 146 (57.03%) CSS
4 126 (49.22%) HTML5
5 122 (47.66%) Agile Software Development
6 105 (41.02%) .NET
7 94 (36.72%) C#
8 92 (35.94%) MVC
9 79 (30.86%) PHP
9 79 (30.86%) ASP.NET
10 78 (30.47%) Linux
11 73 (28.52%) MySQL
12 71 (27.73%) SQL
13 61 (23.83%) Continuous Integration
14 60 (23.44%) SQL Server
15 57 (22.27%) Apache
15 57 (22.27%) Zend
16 56 (21.88%) Microsoft
17 55 (21.48%) Java
17 55 (21.48%) CentOS
18 52 (20.31%) PHPUnit
18 52 (20.31%) Doctrine
19 51 (19.92%) CSS3
20 50 (19.53%) Finance
20 50 (19.53%) Zend Framework
21 45 (17.58%) Software Engineering
22 41 (16.02%) Git (software)
23 39 (15.23%) Mentoring
24 38 (14.84%) ASP.NET MVC
25 37 (14.45%) TDD

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 57 (22.27%) Apache
2 17 (6.64%) SharePoint
3 15 (5.86%) CMS
4 11 (4.30%) SharePoint 2013
5 9 (3.52%) Umbraco
6 8 (3.13%) SharePoint 2010
6 8 (3.13%) Node.js
7 7 (2.73%) Drupal
8 6 (2.34%) Sitecore CMS
8 6 (2.34%) Mule
8 6 (2.34%) Tomcat
9 5 (1.95%) JBoss
10 2 (0.78%) Kentico
10 2 (0.78%) IIS
10 2 (0.78%) MQSeries
11 1 (0.39%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.39%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.39%) WordPress
11 1 (0.39%) Sitefinity
11 1 (0.39%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 10 (3.91%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.52%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.39%) MS Office
3 1 (0.39%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.39%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.39%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (5.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (2.34%) Oracle Applications
3 5 (1.95%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.78%) SaaS
2 2 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.39%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.39%) GitHub
3 1 (0.39%) Office 365
3 1 (0.39%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.17%) Intranet
2 1 (0.39%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (28.52%) MySQL
2 60 (23.44%) SQL Server
3 12 (4.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (4.30%) Oracle Database 11g
4 11 (4.30%) Oracle Database
4 11 (4.30%) Relational Database
5 10 (3.91%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (2.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (1.95%) MongoDB
8 4 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (1.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.78%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.78%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.78%) MS Access
11 1 (0.39%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.39%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.39%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.39%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 52 (20.31%) PHPUnit
2 41 (16.02%) Git (software)
3 37 (14.45%) Visual Studio
4 21 (8.20%) Team Foundation Server
5 16 (6.25%) Maven
6 7 (2.73%) Oracle APEX
7 6 (2.34%) Jenkins
7 6 (2.34%) Eclipse
8 5 (1.95%) Ant
8 5 (1.95%) Selenium
9 4 (1.56%) Hudson
9 4 (1.56%) Subversion
9 4 (1.56%) NetBeans
10 3 (1.17%) JIRA
10 3 (1.17%) Jasmine
11 2 (0.78%) Axure RP
11 2 (0.78%) NUnit
11 2 (0.78%) JUnit
12 1 (0.39%) QuickTest Pro
12 1 (0.39%) RSpec
General
1 50 (19.53%) Finance
2 18 (7.03%) Marketing
3 14 (5.47%) Telecoms
4 13 (5.08%) Electronics
4 13 (5.08%) Manufacturing
5 9 (3.52%) Retail
6 4 (1.56%) Publishing
7 2 (0.78%) Advertising
7 2 (0.78%) Law
8 1 (0.39%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 230 (89.84%) Developer
2 54 (21.09%) .NET Developer
3 49 (19.14%) PHP Developer
4 28 (10.94%) Java Developer
5 26 (10.16%) C# Developer
6 23 (8.98%) Web Developer
6 23 (8.98%) Senior Developer
6 23 (8.98%) Software Engineer
6 23 (8.98%) C# .NET Developer
7 22 (8.59%) PHP Zend Developer
7 22 (8.59%) Front-End Developer
8 15 (5.86%) ASP.NET Developer
9 12 (4.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 11 (4.30%) JavaScript Developer
10 11 (4.30%) Senior Java Developer
11 10 (3.91%) SharePoint Developer
11 10 (3.91%) Software Developer
12 7 (2.73%) Applications Developer
12 7 (2.73%) Senior Software Engineer
12 7 (2.73%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 199 (77.73%) HTML
2 146 (57.03%) CSS
3 126 (49.22%) HTML5
4 105 (41.02%) .NET
5 79 (30.86%) ASP.NET
6 52 (20.31%) Doctrine
7 51 (19.92%) CSS3
8 50 (19.53%) Zend Framework
9 38 (14.84%) ASP.NET MVC
10 37 (14.45%) .NET Framework
11 33 (12.89%) Web Services
12 32 (12.50%) Ajax
13 31 (12.11%) XML
14 28 (10.94%) WCF
15 26 (10.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 25 (9.77%) Spring
17 22 (8.59%) AngularJS
18 21 (8.20%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 20 (7.81%) Hibernate
20 16 (6.25%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.08%) DTV
2 9 (3.52%) User Experience
3 7 (2.73%) N-Tier
3 7 (2.73%) Open Source
4 6 (2.34%) Digital Media
5 5 (1.95%) Graphic Design
6 4 (1.56%) 3D Graphics
6 4 (1.56%) Blackberry
7 3 (1.17%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.17%) Visualisation
7 3 (1.17%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.78%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.78%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.78%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.39%) W3C
9 1 (0.39%) SCORM
9 1 (0.39%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.39%) Augmented Reality
9 1 (0.39%) Cryptography
9 1 (0.39%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 78 (30.47%) Linux
2 55 (21.48%) CentOS
3 9 (3.52%) Apple iOS
4 7 (2.73%) UNIX
5 6 (2.34%) Windows
6 4 (1.56%) Windows Phone
6 4 (1.56%) Android
7 3 (1.17%) Windows Phone 7
8 2 (0.78%) Fedora
9 1 (0.39%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.39%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (47.66%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (35.94%) MVC
3 61 (23.83%) Continuous Integration
4 45 (17.58%) Software Engineering
5 39 (15.23%) Mentoring
6 37 (14.45%) TDD
7 34 (13.28%) Refactoring
7 34 (13.28%) Automated Testing
8 28 (10.94%) Scrum
9 22 (8.59%) BDD
10 21 (8.20%) OO
11 17 (6.64%) E-Commerce
11 17 (6.64%) Business Intelligence
12 16 (6.25%) Web Development
13 13 (5.08%) Programme Management
13 13 (5.08%) Digital Marketing
13 13 (5.08%) Unit Testing
13 13 (5.08%) Responsive Web Design
14 12 (4.69%) Web Design
15 10 (3.91%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 217 (84.77%) JavaScript
2 94 (36.72%) C#
3 79 (30.86%) PHP
4 71 (27.73%) SQL
5 55 (21.48%) Java
6 12 (4.69%) PL/SQL
7 9 (3.52%) T-SQL
8 7 (2.73%) Python
8 7 (2.73%) Shell Script
9 5 (1.95%) PHP5
9 5 (1.95%) TypeScript
10 4 (1.56%) Bash Shell
10 4 (1.56%) VB.NET
11 3 (1.17%) C++
11 3 (1.17%) Ruby
12 2 (0.78%) XPath
13 1 (0.39%) C
13 1 (0.39%) Perl
13 1 (0.39%) ActionScript
13 1 (0.39%) VB
Qualifications
1 19 (7.42%) Security Cleared
2 12 (4.69%) SC Cleared
3 7 (2.73%) Degree
4 6 (2.34%) VCP4
5 5 (1.95%) MCP
6 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.78%) MCSD
7 1 (0.39%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.17%) WCAG
2 2 (0.78%) WAI
3 1 (0.39%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.39%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.39%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 57 (22.27%) Zend
2 56 (21.88%) Microsoft
3 22 (8.59%) Oracle
4 14 (5.47%) SAP
5 7 (2.73%) Sitecore
6 3 (1.17%) EPiServer
7 2 (0.78%) Google
7 2 (0.78%) Telerik
7 2 (0.78%) VMware
7 2 (0.78%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.78%) IBM
8 1 (0.39%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.39%) Twitter
8 1 (0.39%) Ektron
8 1 (0.39%) Trapeze
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Rate: £250 - £300 per day
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Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
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Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
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Devon
Tank Recruitment
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Rate: £400 - £450 per day
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Bristol
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
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Bristol
Amoria Bond - UK
Rate: £350 - £400 per annum
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Somerset
UKHO
Posted: 7 days ago
Poole
Venturi
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Wiltshire
Explore Group
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Gloucestershire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Rate: £450 - £550 per day + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago