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 17 September 2014 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
jQuery
Rank 39 21 47
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +26
Contract jobs citing jQuery 147 141 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 4.51% 6.30% 3.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.68% 23.38% 17.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 100 66
Average daily rate
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£339 £340 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.36% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £259 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £455 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 8
Average hourly rate - £55.00 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +48.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.28 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-2.07% +16.66%
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
787 603 650
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 24.13% 26.94% 20.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 491 412 350
Average daily rate £350 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 33
Average hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +14.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.75 £15.28 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.20 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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 17 September 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 17 September 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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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 +8 65 £375 +7.14% 18
Wiltshire -15 25 £281 -10.00% 11
Somerset -10 17 £335 +17.54% 13
Gloucestershire -8 15 £350 -17.64% 8
Dorset -17 9 £320 -28.88% 8
Devon -27 6 - - 15
Cornwall - - - - 1
Avon - - - -
jQuery
England

jQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 September 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.

1 239 (78.88%) HTML
2 228 (75.25%) JavaScript
3 209 (68.98%) CSS
4 135 (44.55%) Agile Software Development
5 122 (40.26%) HTML5
6 106 (34.98%) PHP
7 91 (30.03%) MySQL
8 84 (27.72%) MVC
9 83 (27.39%) .NET
10 73 (24.09%) CSS3
11 69 (22.77%) Linux
12 68 (22.44%) Java
13 66 (21.78%) C#
14 62 (20.46%) SQL
14 62 (20.46%) ASP.NET
15 55 (18.15%) Spring
16 54 (17.82%) Scrum
17 53 (17.49%) Ajax
17 53 (17.49%) Continuous Integration
18 50 (16.50%) Zend
19 46 (15.18%) SQL Server
20 45 (14.85%) XML
21 44 (14.52%) TDD
22 42 (13.86%) CentOS
23 40 (13.20%) Zend Framework
24 38 (12.54%) Git (software)
25 37 (12.21%) PHPUnit
25 37 (12.21%) Apache
26 35 (11.55%) Finance
26 35 (11.55%) Web Services

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 37 (12.21%) Apache
2 31 (10.23%) CMS
3 19 (6.27%) Tomcat
4 15 (4.95%) Drupal
5 12 (3.96%) IIS
6 10 (3.30%) WebLogic
7 9 (2.97%) Node.js
7 9 (2.97%) ColdFusion
8 8 (2.64%) Railo
9 6 (1.98%) Umbraco
9 6 (1.98%) Confluence
9 6 (1.98%) Sitecore CMS
10 4 (1.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 4 (1.32%) Oracle Service Bus
11 3 (0.99%) SharePoint
12 2 (0.66%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.66%) WordPress
12 2 (0.66%) MQSeries
12 2 (0.66%) Adobe CQ
12 2 (0.66%) Escenic
Applications
1 17 (5.61%) Photoshop
2 3 (0.99%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.66%) MS Office
4 1 (0.33%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 15 (4.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (1.32%) Shopify
2 4 (1.32%) Magento
2 4 (1.32%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.33%) Summit
3 1 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.30%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (2.64%) SaaS
3 7 (2.31%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (2.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (2.31%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (1.98%) GitHub
5 1 (0.33%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.30%) Internet
2 6 (1.98%) Intranet
3 4 (1.32%) Extranet
4 3 (0.99%) LDAP
5 2 (0.66%) HTTP
5 2 (0.66%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (30.03%) MySQL
2 46 (15.18%) SQL Server
3 19 (6.27%) Relational Database
4 16 (5.28%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (4.29%) Oracle Database
6 12 (3.96%) RDBMS
7 8 (2.64%) MongoDB
8 6 (1.98%) Hazelcast
9 5 (1.65%) Hadoop
9 5 (1.65%) Big Data
9 5 (1.65%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (0.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.66%) InterSystems Cache
11 2 (0.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.66%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (0.33%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.33%) RavenDB
12 1 (0.33%) Couchbase
12 1 (0.33%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 38 (12.54%) Git (software)
2 37 (12.21%) PHPUnit
3 24 (7.92%) Subversion
4 18 (5.94%) Maven
5 12 (3.96%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (3.63%) Jenkins
6 11 (3.63%) Selenium
7 10 (3.30%) Visual Studio
7 10 (3.30%) Eclipse
8 8 (2.64%) JIRA
8 8 (2.64%) Ant
8 8 (2.64%) JUnit
9 5 (1.65%) NUnit
10 4 (1.32%) JDeveloper
10 4 (1.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 4 (1.32%) SpecFlow
10 4 (1.32%) Cucumber
10 4 (1.32%) Gerrit
11 3 (0.99%) Hudson
11 3 (0.99%) WebDriver
General
1 35 (11.55%) Finance
2 20 (6.60%) Marketing
3 19 (6.27%) Telecoms
4 17 (5.61%) Manufacturing
5 15 (4.95%) Electronics
6 12 (3.96%) Retail
7 5 (1.65%) Back Office
8 4 (1.32%) Publishing
9 1 (0.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 277 (91.42%) Developer
2 62 (20.46%) PHP Developer
3 49 (16.17%) Web Developer
4 48 (15.84%) .NET Developer
5 46 (15.18%) Front-End Developer
6 42 (13.86%) Java Developer
7 22 (7.26%) Designer
8 21 (6.93%) C# Developer
9 16 (5.28%) Senior Developer
9 16 (5.28%) C# .NET Developer
10 15 (4.95%) Drupal Developer
10 15 (4.95%) ASP.NET Developer
11 13 (4.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 12 (3.96%) UI Developer
12 12 (3.96%) Software Engineer
12 12 (3.96%) Front-End Web Developer
13 11 (3.63%) UI Programmer
13 11 (3.63%) Web Designer
14 10 (3.30%) PHP Web Developer
15 9 (2.97%) PHP Zend Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 239 (78.88%) HTML
2 209 (68.98%) CSS
3 122 (40.26%) HTML5
4 83 (27.39%) .NET
5 73 (24.09%) CSS3
6 62 (20.46%) ASP.NET
7 55 (18.15%) Spring
8 53 (17.49%) Ajax
9 45 (14.85%) XML
10 40 (13.20%) Zend Framework
11 35 (11.55%) Web Services
12 34 (11.22%) ASP.NET MVC
13 32 (10.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 26 (8.58%) Hibernate
15 24 (7.92%) J2EE
15 24 (7.92%) JSON
16 22 (7.26%) AngularJS
17 19 (6.27%) .NET Framework
17 19 (6.27%) Spring MVC
18 15 (4.95%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 18 (5.94%) User Experience
2 15 (4.95%) DTV
3 9 (2.97%) Open Source
4 8 (2.64%) Computer Science
5 7 (2.31%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (1.98%) GIS
6 6 (1.98%) Mobile App
6 6 (1.98%) Digital Media
7 4 (1.32%) Clustering
7 4 (1.32%) E-Learning
7 4 (1.32%) W3C
8 3 (0.99%) N-Tier
8 3 (0.99%) Mathematics
8 3 (0.99%) RIA
9 2 (0.66%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.33%) NHS
10 1 (0.33%) Semantic Web
10 1 (0.33%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.33%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 69 (22.77%) Linux
2 42 (13.86%) CentOS
3 18 (5.94%) UNIX
4 11 (3.63%) Fedora
5 5 (1.65%) Windows
5 5 (1.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (0.99%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.99%) Android
6 3 (0.99%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.66%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (44.55%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (27.72%) MVC
3 54 (17.82%) Scrum
4 53 (17.49%) Continuous Integration
5 44 (14.52%) TDD
6 31 (10.23%) Software Engineering
7 26 (8.58%) Unit Testing
8 25 (8.25%) OO
9 22 (7.26%) UML
10 21 (6.93%) E-Commerce
10 21 (6.93%) Web Development
11 20 (6.60%) Automated Testing
12 19 (6.27%) Mentoring
13 18 (5.94%) OOP
14 17 (5.61%) Digital Marketing
14 17 (5.61%) Business Intelligence
15 16 (5.28%) Responsive Web Design
16 15 (4.95%) Programme Management
17 13 (4.29%) Content Management
18 10 (3.30%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 228 (75.25%) JavaScript
2 106 (34.98%) PHP
3 68 (22.44%) Java
4 66 (21.78%) C#
5 62 (20.46%) SQL
6 26 (8.58%) PHP5
7 15 (4.95%) T-SQL
8 11 (3.63%) VB.NET
9 10 (3.30%) Ruby
9 10 (3.30%) Python
9 10 (3.30%) PL/SQL
10 8 (2.64%) CFML
11 5 (1.65%) C++
12 3 (0.99%) Perl
12 3 (0.99%) VB
12 3 (0.99%) Lua
13 2 (0.66%) VBScript
13 2 (0.66%) Apex Code
13 2 (0.66%) Scala
14 1 (0.33%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (5.61%) Security Cleared
2 10 (3.30%) Degree
3 8 (2.64%) DV Cleared
4 6 (1.98%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.32%) PCI DSS
1 4 (1.32%) QA
1 4 (1.32%) WAI
2 2 (0.66%) SLA
3 1 (0.33%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.33%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.33%) WCAG
3 1 (0.33%) HL7
System Software
1 5 (1.65%) VirtualBox
1 5 (1.65%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 50 (16.50%) Zend
2 31 (10.23%) Oracle
3 21 (6.93%) Microsoft
4 16 (5.28%) Red Hat
4 16 (5.28%) SAP
5 10 (3.30%) JBoss
6 8 (2.64%) hybris
7 7 (2.31%) Sitecore
8 5 (1.65%) Adobe
9 4 (1.32%) EPiServer
9 4 (1.32%) Twitter
10 3 (0.99%) Google
11 2 (0.66%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.66%) Facebook
12 1 (0.33%) Akamai
12 1 (0.33%) Jaspersoft
12 1 (0.33%) ServiceNow
12 1 (0.33%) JD Edwards
12 1 (0.33%) Telerik
12 1 (0.33%) Alterian
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