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 11 July 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
jQuery
Rank 40 39 47
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +8
Contract jobs citing jQuery 125 90 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 4.42% 4.28% 3.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.11% 17.75% 15.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 68 71
Average daily rate
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£325 £315 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £390 £713
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
Average hourly rate £13.00 £24.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.93% -2.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-28.57% +16.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
776 507 662
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 27.47% 24.13% 21.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 534 341 378
Average daily rate £330 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £220 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 9 27
Average hourly rate £36.00 £34.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% +38.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £20.65 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £54.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-4.14% +7.69%
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 11 July 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
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 11 July 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
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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 -2 47 £350 +32.07% 25
Devon 0 17 £313 -10.71% 6
Wiltshire -5 17 £275 -10.20% 20
Dorset +9 12 £258 -1.90% 20
Gloucestershire -6 10 £300 +12.99% 6
Somerset -17 9 £313 -10.71% 16
jQuery
England

jQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 11 July 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.

1 247 (74.85%) CSS
2 244 (73.94%) JavaScript
3 235 (71.21%) HTML
4 113 (34.24%) HTML5
5 106 (32.12%) PHP
6 88 (26.67%) .NET
7 87 (26.36%) MVC
8 83 (25.15%) Java
9 79 (23.94%) CSS3
10 75 (22.73%) Spring
11 74 (22.42%) MySQL
12 73 (22.12%) C#
13 71 (21.52%) Agile Software Development
14 70 (21.21%) XML
15 65 (19.70%) ASP.NET
16 62 (18.79%) SQL
16 62 (18.79%) Linux
17 53 (16.06%) Ajax
18 51 (15.45%) SQL Server
19 50 (15.15%) Scrum
20 45 (13.64%) Maven
21 43 (13.03%) TDD
21 43 (13.03%) Web Services
22 42 (12.73%) Oracle
23 40 (12.12%) Subversion
23 40 (12.12%) Zend
24 39 (11.82%) J2EE
25 37 (11.21%) Finance
26 35 (10.61%) Telecoms
26 35 (10.61%) JSF

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 30 (9.09%) WebLogic
2 26 (7.88%) Drupal
3 22 (6.67%) CMS
4 19 (5.76%) Tomcat
5 18 (5.45%) Apache
6 17 (5.15%) Node.js
7 13 (3.94%) IIS
8 10 (3.03%) WordPress
9 9 (2.73%) WebLogic Portal
9 9 (2.73%) Oracle Service Bus
10 8 (2.42%) Confluence
11 6 (1.82%) SharePoint
12 5 (1.52%) AquaLogic Service Bus
13 4 (1.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 4 (1.21%) Umbraco
13 4 (1.21%) Sitecore CMS
14 3 (0.91%) WebSphere
14 3 (0.91%) Joomla!
14 3 (0.91%) SAS
14 3 (0.91%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 18 (5.45%) Photoshop
2 4 (1.21%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.61%) MS Office
4 1 (0.30%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.30%) InDesign
4 1 (0.30%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.30%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 15 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (1.21%) Magento
2 4 (1.21%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (0.91%) Shopify
4 1 (0.30%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.30%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.42%) SaaS
2 7 (2.12%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (2.12%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.52%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (1.21%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.91%) Trello
6 1 (0.30%) CloudFront
6 1 (0.30%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.24%) Internet
2 12 (3.64%) LDAP
3 6 (1.82%) Intranet
4 5 (1.52%) SSL
5 4 (1.21%) HTTP
5 4 (1.21%) Extranet
5 4 (1.21%) X.509
6 3 (0.91%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (22.42%) MySQL
2 51 (15.45%) SQL Server
3 20 (6.06%) Oracle Database
4 19 (5.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 14 (4.24%) MongoDB
6 9 (2.73%) Relational Database
7 7 (2.12%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (1.82%) Hadoop
9 5 (1.52%) Big Data
9 5 (1.52%) RDBMS
10 4 (1.21%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (0.91%) InterSystems Cache
11 3 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (0.91%) Hazelcast
12 2 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (0.61%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (0.61%) Crystal Reports
13 1 (0.30%) MS Access
13 1 (0.30%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 45 (13.64%) Maven
2 40 (12.12%) Subversion
3 29 (8.79%) Jenkins
4 26 (7.88%) Ant
5 25 (7.58%) Eclipse
6 21 (6.36%) Git (software)
7 18 (5.45%) PHPUnit
8 16 (4.85%) JUnit
8 16 (4.85%) Selenium
9 12 (3.64%) Visual Studio
10 11 (3.33%) JIRA
11 9 (2.73%) Mockito
11 9 (2.73%) Team Foundation Server
11 9 (2.73%) WebDriver
12 8 (2.42%) Hudson
12 8 (2.42%) QUnit
13 6 (1.82%) Balsamiq Mockups
14 5 (1.52%) PhoneGap
15 4 (1.21%) NUnit
15 4 (1.21%) JDeveloper
General
1 37 (11.21%) Finance
2 35 (10.61%) Telecoms
3 18 (5.45%) Marketing
4 17 (5.15%) Manufacturing
5 15 (4.55%) Electronics
6 14 (4.24%) Retail
7 5 (1.52%) Back Office
8 3 (0.91%) Publishing
9 2 (0.61%) Games
10 1 (0.30%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 297 (90.00%) Developer
2 58 (17.58%) Web Developer
2 58 (17.58%) PHP Developer
3 51 (15.45%) .NET Developer
4 46 (13.94%) Java Developer
5 40 (12.12%) Front-End Developer
6 24 (7.27%) Designer
7 22 (6.67%) Drupal Developer
8 17 (5.15%) PHP Web Developer
9 16 (4.85%) C# Developer
10 14 (4.24%) Programmer
11 13 (3.94%) Senior Developer
11 13 (3.94%) Web Designer
11 13 (3.94%) ASP.NET Developer
11 13 (3.94%) UI Developer
12 11 (3.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 11 (3.33%) JavaScript Developer
12 11 (3.33%) Software Developer
12 11 (3.33%) C# .NET Developer
12 11 (3.33%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 247 (74.85%) CSS
2 235 (71.21%) HTML
3 113 (34.24%) HTML5
4 88 (26.67%) .NET
5 79 (23.94%) CSS3
6 75 (22.73%) Spring
7 70 (21.21%) XML
8 65 (19.70%) ASP.NET
9 53 (16.06%) Ajax
10 43 (13.03%) Web Services
11 39 (11.82%) J2EE
12 35 (10.61%) JSF
12 35 (10.61%) ASP.NET MVC
13 30 (9.09%) Zend Framework
13 30 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 29 (8.79%) XML Schema
15 27 (8.18%) .NET Framework
16 26 (7.88%) Hibernate
17 25 (7.58%) LAMP
17 25 (7.58%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 17 (5.15%) Digital Media
2 15 (4.55%) DTV
3 11 (3.33%) Mobile App
4 10 (3.03%) Open Source
5 8 (2.42%) RIA
6 7 (2.12%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.21%) W3C
8 3 (0.91%) N-Tier
8 3 (0.91%) CMDB
8 3 (0.91%) GIS
8 3 (0.91%) iPhone
8 3 (0.91%) Augmented Reality
8 3 (0.91%) iPad
9 2 (0.61%) NHS
10 1 (0.30%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.30%) E-Learning
10 1 (0.30%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.30%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 62 (18.79%) Linux
2 31 (9.39%) UNIX
3 21 (6.36%) CentOS
4 9 (2.73%) Fedora
5 7 (2.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (1.52%) Solaris
6 5 (1.52%) Android
7 4 (1.21%) Windows
7 4 (1.21%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.91%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.30%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (26.36%) MVC
2 71 (21.52%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (15.15%) Scrum
4 43 (13.03%) TDD
5 26 (7.88%) Continuous Integration
6 24 (7.27%) Responsive Web Design
6 24 (7.27%) Web Development
6 24 (7.27%) Configuration Management
7 20 (6.06%) UML
7 20 (6.06%) OO
7 20 (6.06%) E-Commerce
7 20 (6.06%) Unit Testing
8 18 (5.45%) Software Engineering
9 17 (5.15%) Business Intelligence
10 15 (4.55%) OOP
10 15 (4.55%) Programme Management
10 15 (4.55%) Digital Marketing
11 14 (4.24%) Kanban
12 12 (3.64%) BDD
13 11 (3.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 244 (73.94%) JavaScript
2 106 (32.12%) PHP
3 83 (25.15%) Java
4 73 (22.12%) C#
5 62 (18.79%) SQL
6 22 (6.67%) PL/SQL
7 20 (6.06%) PHP5
8 17 (5.15%) VB.NET
9 9 (2.73%) Python
10 8 (2.42%) Ruby
11 7 (2.12%) T-SQL
12 5 (1.52%) C++
12 5 (1.52%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
13 3 (0.91%) Scala
13 3 (0.91%) VB
14 2 (0.61%) Objective-C
14 2 (0.61%) Lua
14 2 (0.61%) Apex Code
14 2 (0.61%) C
14 2 (0.61%) Perl
Qualifications
1 16 (4.85%) Degree
2 12 (3.64%) Security Cleared
3 8 (2.42%) DV Cleared
4 3 (0.91%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.52%) WAI
2 4 (1.21%) QA
2 4 (1.21%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.30%) HL7
3 1 (0.30%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.30%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.30%) WCAG
System Software
1 7 (2.12%) VirtualBox
2 6 (1.82%) Varnish
3 1 (0.30%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.30%) Nagios
1 1 (0.30%) Puppet
1 1 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 42 (12.73%) Oracle
2 40 (12.12%) Zend
3 20 (6.06%) Microsoft
4 16 (4.85%) Red Hat
5 15 (4.55%) SAP
6 10 (3.03%) Twitter
7 9 (2.73%) hybris
8 6 (1.82%) JBoss
8 6 (1.82%) Adobe
9 5 (1.52%) ServiceNow
10 4 (1.21%) Google
10 4 (1.21%) Sitecore
11 3 (0.91%) Telerik
12 2 (0.61%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (0.61%) Facebook
13 1 (0.30%) Nintex
13 1 (0.30%) Progress
13 1 (0.30%) Alterian
13 1 (0.30%) Yantra
13 1 (0.30%) EPiServer
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